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Casting directors now just see me as the hard-core sniper or prison guard.
'Banshee' is the story of a man who gets out of prison, tracks down his long-lost love, and tries to reclaim what was stolen from him years earlier by assuming the identity of a sheriff. I guess you could say it's an explosive action drama - sit down, strap in, and enjoy the ride!
I always said that if I wasn't studying psychopaths in prison, I'd do it at the stock exchange.
Robert D. Hare
I found fame to be somewhat of a prison. The more famous you were, the smaller the cell that you had to live in.
What I did, you know, being away from my family, letting so many people down. I let myself down, not being out on the football field, being in a prison bed, in a prison bunk, writing letters home, you know. That wasn't my life.
It may seem a hard task to condemn fellow creatures to long years of confinement in prison, but it is not so hard if they clearly deserve it.
But in this Second Work if thou extract our Air and our Fire with the phlegm water, they will the more naturally and easily be drawn out of their infernal prison, and with less losse of their Spirits, than by the former way before described.
I mean, I was just one of the ones who got exposed, and because of the position I was in, where I was in my life, it went mainstream. A lot of people got out of it after my situation, not because I went to prison but because it was sad for them to see me go through something that was so pointless, that could have been avoided.
Interesting enough, we had a reunion of the 12 of us who graduated, right? The only one who wasn't there was the guy who became a priest, and he was literally in prison in Libya, for being a Catholic priest. Isn't that interesting? Everybody else made the reunion but that guy.
I am a Quaker. And as everyone knows, Quakers, for 300 years, have, on conscientious ground, been against participating in war. I was sentenced to three years in federal prison because I could not religiously and conscientiously accept killing my fellow man.
People who meet me as an adult are often surprised that I'm alive and have never been in prison or rehab. Sometimes they're disappointed I'm not cooler.
A mind enclosed in language is in prison.
The courage of the Syrian protesters is remarkable, for they face prison, torture, or death every time they lift a banner.
The Stanford prison experiment came out of class exercises in which I encouraged students to understand the dynamics of prison life.
Army Specialist Bradley Manning deserves a medal, not prison.
No 22-year-old should have to enter the real world already in a virtual debtors' prison.
There's a hierarchy in prison, and I was right at the top.
I want to be a figure for prison reform. I think that the criminal justice system is rotten.
Henry Louis Gates
May was young and beautiful, we were legally married, but she was caught in the prison of my skin.
Sammy Davis, Jr.
I'm never going to get married again. Three strikes, you're out. I think if I would try to get married again in California, I have to go to prison, don't I? I think you only get three.
There's no doubt I expect to die in prison.
To be in prison so long, it's difficult to remember exactly what you did to get there.
Jack Henry Abbott
Maybe I won't stay out of prison. Who knows?
Prison has a universal fascination. It's a real-life horror story because, given the right set of circumstances, anyone could find themselves behind bars.
In many of the high schools in the South Bronx, more children will end up in prison than will go to college.
On the surface, you think you wouldn't have to think at all about being asked to play Bilbo in 'The Hobbit.' It's not prison; it's a good gig. But you know it's going to take a long time, and it does. There are times when you thought: 'Gee, I've not seen my house for months.'
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Love is when the other person's happiness is more important than your own.
H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
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