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People think I'm trying to make a fashion statement because I never wear a bra. It's really that I'm a tomboy at heart.
Once every five hundred years or so, a summary statement about poetry comes along that we can't imagine ourselves living without.
A. R. Ammons
I think now that the great thing is not so much the formulation of an answer for myself, for the theater, or the play-but rather the most accurate possible statement of the problem.
I hope to have one more boxing match at the age of 55. Given that demographic at the age of 55 to 65, you've got to make a statement with your life. Otherwise, you are just existing.
I try to find the core values that are so fundamental that they transcend ethnic identity. That doesn't mean I run from it. I embrace African-American culture and I love it and embrace it, but it is a part of a human identity. So I'm always trying to make a larger human statement.
Nothing is absolute, with the debatable exceptions of this statement and death.
John Ralston Saul
Cruelty is one fashion statement we can all do without.
I was in California when this journalist made a blanket statement about the fact that she did not think that black men and women had the kind of love relationship that Rebecca and Nathan had in Sounder.
Accuracy of statement is one of the first elements of truth; inaccuracy is a near kin to falsehood.
Wearing a bow tie is a statement. Almost an act of defiance.
No one individual vote, no one individual quote or no one individual statement defines me, my beliefs, or my record.
If today I have to make a political statement, it is, 'I love beauty.' I think beauty makes people better.
The elder who is eliminating what time has done to the face, what life has done to the face, is making a statement for others to see: This is the way to be a good old person - it is to defeat this body that is doing things to you. Because you haven't changed. Your body's changing.
Any seeming deception in a statement is costly, not only in the expense of the advertising but in the detrimental effect produced upon the customer, who believes she has been misled.
The thing you see in survivors is that they express feelings - I won't say some of the things they tell their doctors, when doctors tell them they're going to die in six months. Boy, do they let the doctor know how they feel about that statement.
I see things like they've never been seen before. Art is an accurate statement of the time in which it is made.
It strikes me as a sound, honest statement for a prospective voter to say: 'Look, I haven't given this election a minute's thought, and it's just not fair for me to cancel out the vote of someone who actually gives a damn.' Indeed, it's not just sound and honest - it's the ethically responsible thing to do.
To get nostalgic about other people's music, or even about your own, makes a terrible statement about the condition of your life and your prospects for the future.
When you put gas in your car you are making a political statement, because you are supporting the empires that control and continue the destruction of some countries.
I've made this statement many times: If I would have to do it over again, I would have made known the forthcoming Tet Offensive.
For me, the summer will be pure gray - mother-of-pearl gray, very pale gray. To me, this is the big statement for summer. Then we have light blue, light turquoise, lots of pink.
Everyone takes surveys. Whoever makes a statement about human behavior has engaged in a survey of some sort.
I think it's sexy when someone makes a statement that says, 'This is who I am. This is what I think is sexy.'
I think if you say that art and politics, or religion and politics, mustn't mix, don't mix, that is itself a political statement. Even if you are writing a 19th-century novel where the money comes from a plantation in the Caribbean and you don't talk about that, that itself is a political thing.
Every dogma, every philosophic or theological creed, was at its inception a statement in terms of the intellect of a certain inner experience.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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