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I am really not interested in the cinema. I loathed it when I started six years ago, and I don't enjoy it even now.
When did I know I had talent? I think it started when I first started playing sports, organized sports.
I stopped doing drugs when I was 20. I was finished with drugs before Nirvana even started.
I couldn't talk to people face to face, so I got on stage and started screaming and squealing and twitching.
I didn't have any agenda or plan when I started writing stuff.
When we started, a lot of bands sounded really different from one another.
I love eggs so much. I feel like my day hasn't started until I've had eggs. I'm probably gonna die from high cholesterol!
Once I got started acting I loved it.
It started when I woke up, all I wanted to do is jump out of the window. I didn't want to eat anymore, because I was afraid that I might poison myself somehow.
I was 32 when I started cooking; up until then, I just ate.
In today's social business marketplace Facebook is one of the best places for nonprofits to be discovered and connect with a larger audience on the basis of shared values. So to get started, a non-profit should launch a Facebook page and invite your existing real world community to connect your cause and their networks.
I might be writing what people expect me to write, writing from that place where I might be ruled by economic considerations. To overcome that, I started working with my dreams, because I'm not so censored when I use dream material.
Yeah, well when I first started working, it was $5 a show; it was probably a little higher by the time I got to my own show, but I remember that they put me under contract at $100 a week, which to me was really an astronomical price.
Yeah, I think we did the term Muppets before we got the show Sam and Friends - a few months after I started working.
When the line started to blur between the fans and the players, sometimes things can get ugly.
The capacity for hope is the most significant fact of life. It provides human beings with a sense of destination and the energy to get started.
I've got so many mountains to climb and goals to conquer. I've got so many scars I want to leave on the planet. I just feel like I'm not there yet. I feel like I am just getting started.
If I could set a world record, it would be that I have 150 business partners, all with thriving businesses of their own that started with nothing and I made the difference to make them all billionaires.
I think that for the most part, when I started doing comedy, it had become very commercialized.
Until I started doing standup, there were some very bleak days.
And I have a message for the liberals and the defenders of the status quo: we're just getting started.
Minimalism wasn't a real idea - it ended before it started.
Being an actress is a very physical thing. If I didn't look the way I looked, I would never have started in films.
Everybody in America started to define themselves by all these things they had around them. And all of a sudden it came tumbling down. So the old American dream has died, and that is a good thing.
I know my family and I would always go up to the mountains just for fun. We always skied. Then, all of a sudden, my brother started snow boarding. Older brother thing, I had to do what he was doing. So I started snow boarding.
When I started, there were no big interviews, no television, no profiles and all that. The publishers were quite shockingly uncommercial, but they did look after their writers.
I had forgotten how thrilling a snow day is until my son started school, and as much as he loves it, he swoons at the idea of a free day arriving unexpectedly, laid out like a gift.
When I started out, nobody gave me scripts, so I had to write.
It's very lonely being a prominent black intellectual at an institution where you're the only prominent black intellectual. That was the model that was followed in the late 60s when black studies started. You'd get one here and one there and one here, like Johnny Appleseed.
Henry Louis Gates
I sort of understood that when I first started: that you shouldn't repeat a success. Very often you're going to, and maybe the first time you do, it works. And you love it. But then you're trapped.
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