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When I was in my early 20s, I had my hair permed. Bad idea! It turned into total frizz. My advice to women is, if you have nice hair already, don't get a perm, leave your hair alone!
My career as a magazine writer was largely prefaced on the idea of curiosity, to go on adventures and weasel my way into the lives of people that I admire.
You sang in church, you know, and you didn't act at all. You tried not to act, you tried to tell the truth. The idea of being a troubadour on the road singing for your supper was very disturbing to him.
James Earl Jones
And it was the idea that you can do a play - like a Shakespeare play, or any well-written play, Arthur Miller, whatever - and say things you could never imagine saying, never imagine thinking in your own life.
James Earl Jones
Ultimately, you have to pursue your own path, not someone's idea of the right path. You need to stay on your path.
I shall always respect the composer. If I embellish, it is his idea I am embellishing.
I think it's hard to write about children and to have an idea of innocence.
I do love the idea of ritual.
This marketplace where people can buy insurance who don't have it today - a competitive marketplace: That's an idea that both sides embrace.
I always think first about the nature of the story. When I had the idea for 'The Namesake,' I felt that it had to be a novel - it couldn't work as a story.
An idea can turn to dust or magic, depending on the talent that rubs against it.
It's just like music when you reckon it up. It's like listening to Pavement it's just The Fall in 1985, isn't it? They haven't got an original idea in their heads.
Mark E. Smith
I used to record but just in my own studio or in my friend's back when I toyed with the idea of being a rapper.
Sometimes two artists wanna work together, but it doesn't mean it's gonna happen, because you have to find the right idea.
It's not a bad idea to be single, so I can concentrate on my job.
As we watch TV or films, there are no organic transitions, only edits. The idea of A becoming B, rather than A jumping to B, has become foreign.
For a long time, I really struggled with the idea of being an actor because I really felt that I should be in the Peace Corps.
I like the idea of making a big, fun, adventure type of movie.
I like the idea of working in different genres and transcending genres and hopefully finding success, and ultimately make movies people like.
We can't have cellphones, TV, radio or the Internet. If the president died, we'd have no idea. There's no normalcy. It's just like prison, with cameras.
There are a lot of people who would laugh at the idea of me being a good singer.
Do something. If it doesn't work, do something else. No idea is too crazy.
I think the institution of marriage is a great idea, but for me it's just an idea.
Lara Flynn Boyle
I also like the whole idea of fairy tales and folk tales being a woman's domain, considered a lesser domain at the time they were told.
In economics, one of the most important concepts is 'opportunity cost' - the idea that once you spend your money on something, you can't spend it again on something else.
I've always thought of music as something which gives the words their flight and their wings and the music often comes first, although sometimes I'll have a concept, a title idea, a lyric idea that I want to write and the lyric will come first.
And 'Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll' was a very transitional film for me in that I was one of the producers and you know, came up with the idea with the writer and the producer, as well. But, it was a very collaborative event. You know, I really love working in that way.
The idea that because you're born in Haiti you could die having a child. The idea that because you're born in you know Malawi your children may go to bed hungry. We want to take some of the chance out of that.
Because his basic idea that he got from the study of gall wasps is that everyone's sexuality is unique.
My idea of a beach holiday is going to New York for two weeks, just going and hanging out.
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