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The idea of the state is, or should be, a very limited, prescribed idea. The state looks after the defense of the realm, and other matters - raising revenue to pay for things which are for all of us, and so on. That idea has turned turtle now. The state isn't any longer perceived as an institution which exists to serve us.
A family on the throne is an interesting idea. It brings down the pride of sovereignty to the level of petty life.
Howard Hughes was this visionary who was obsessed with speed and flying like a god... I loved his idea of what filmmaking was.
Every piece of entertainment is made with the idea that 'This is going to be terrific' and 'This is the best thing I've ever done' and then it hits the public and then the public tells you whether it's good or bad.
A bachelor never quite gets over the idea that he is a thing of beauty and a boy forever.
A thought is an idea in transit.
I mean, just because you're a musician doesn't mean all your ideas are about music. So every once in a while I get an idea about plumbing, I get an idea about city government, and they come the way they come.
Let us agree here today to adopt among ourselves a simple and unwritten rule. We will not rise to criticize someone else's idea unless we are prepared to offer an alternative idea of our own.
This idea of how everything is interconnected, and the impermanence of things.. It sums up the human condition to me, and it helps me on my path.
I'm kind of an idea guy.
I come from a family of very devout, praying people. That idea of peace and love toward humanity shouldn't be nationalistic or denominational. It should be a chief concern for all mankind.
Karaoke isn't fair when you're a comedian. The whole idea is to get people laughing and enjoying themselves, and I'm a professional funny guy.
All over the world, the idea of creating an melange of international musics, it's a very healthy thing.
Never in my wildest dreams did I entertain the idea that I would become a fashion designer.
Most of the bad taste I've been accused of has been generic bad taste; it's been making fun of an idea as opposed to a person.
Sometimes I get an idea for cinema. And when you get an idea that you fall in love with, this is a glorious day.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
You know what I want? The answer is, I truly don't know what I want. I don't want to do a television series. I want to do dramas as well as comedies, but I have no idea what kind or in what order. Just give me the chance at them.
Michael J. Fox
I loved the idea of seeing the world through a boy's eyes.
If you get trapped in the idea that what is most important is what image of yourself you're giving to the world, you're on a dangerous path.
You have this idea that you'd better keep working otherwise people will forget. And that was dangerous.
Love cannot express the idea of music, while music may give an idea of love.
I'm touched by the idea that when we do things that are useful and helpful - collecting these shards of spirituality - that we may be helping to bring about a healing.
Somewhere between the intellectual idea of why we're attracted to certain things and the pragmatic reality is some form of ever-evolving truth.
Even if you don't believe in God, exploring fully the idea of a god or gods should pose no threat to you.
My dear wife has, I would say, probably never opened a religious book, and seems to be one of those people to whom the whole idea is utterly remote and absurd.
And I always had this idea for making a movie about a femme fatale, because I like these characters. They're a lot of fun, they're sexy, they're manipulative, they're dangerous.
Brian De Palma
As a kid I quite fancied the romantic, Bohemian idea of being an artist. I expect I thought I could escape from the difficulties of maths and spelling. Maybe I thought I would avoid the judgement of the establishment.
I have no idea how much money I've got.
When you fall head over heels for someone, you're not falling in love with who they are as a person; you're falling in love with your idea of love.
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