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I get constantly mistaken for Elijah Wood. I was in Japan and someone held out a photo of him for me to sign.
Charity separates the rich from the poor; aid raises the needy and sets him on the same level with the rich.
I always believed in God and Christ, but I was in rebellion - trying to make my relationship with God fit into my life instead of making my life fit in with him. I was stubborn.
Francis Bacon is one of my giant inspirations. I just love him to pieces.
My biggest hero, Gregory Peck, was my birthday present on April 14, 1973. I just sat and stared at him.
I know I did the right thing by taking time off to raise my son. But it also came at a price. I turned down many opportunities over the years because I didn't want to leave him for long periods of time. And in Hollywood, as in any business, the calls stop coming when you don't answer.
Humor is an affirmation of dignity, a declaration of man's superiority to all that befalls him.
The new meaning of soul is creativity and mysticism. These will become the foundation of the new psychological type and with him or her will come the new civilization.
My father died. It is still a deep regret to me this day that in choosing acting as my career I was forced to hurt him. He died too early to see I had done the right, the only thing.
If faith is lost, there is no security and there is no life for him who does not adhere to religion.
Bogart could have been color blind. He got to know a man before he decided if he liked him or not.
Sammy Davis, Jr.
The President is going to benefit from me reporting directly to him when I arrive.
Ever since Eve started it all by offering Adam the apple, woman's punishment has been to supply a man with food then suffer the consequences when it disagrees with him.
No man is so perfect, so necessary to his friends, as to give them no cause to miss him less.
Jean de la Bruyere
Though we may not necessarily forfeit our lives in service to our God, we can certainly demonstrate our love for Him by how well we serve Him.
Thomas S. Monson
Woe to him who teaches men faster than they can learn.
Fame often makes a writer vain, but seldom makes him proud.
W. H. Auden
All works of art are commissioned in the sense that no artist can create one by a simple act of will but must wait until what he believes to be a good idea for a work comes to him.
W. H. Auden
Every therapeutic cure, and still more, any awkward attempt to show the patient the truth, tears him from the cradle of his freedom from responsibility and must therefore reckon with the most vehement resistance.
I was very fortunate to hook up with Jerry in the first place. The network was already committed to doing something with him, so I skipped a couple of hundred steps right there.
The only way a kid is going to practice is if it's total fun for him... and it was for me.
I still relate to my father very much. I mean, I talk to him in a certain way, as we do talk to the dead.
If you want me to believe in God, you must make me touch him.
Power acquired by violence is only a usurpation, and lasts only as long as the force of him who commands prevails over that of those who obey.
Man has to awaken to wonder - and so perhaps do peoples. Science is a way of sending him to sleep again.
My children have never watched any of my films. Charlie knows that daddy makes movies, but he says they are not good enough for him to watch.
Abuse a man unjustly, and you will make friends for him.
If a man can beat you, walk him.
There are lots of things which I would love to tell him, but in some way, I also feel that I lost the person closest to me. And I got a second chance to live. So in a way I feel that I live for both of us... and I will do my best.
I want to let my friend Buster know that I would like to have dinner with him tonight. Does Buster work at home? Then how likely is he to have his cell phone on? Is he one of those people who only turns on his cell when he's in his car? I hate that.
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