Why love if losing hurts so much? I have no answers anymore; only the life I have lived. The pain now is part of the happiness then.
When one burns one's bridges, what a very nice fire it makes.
Do not go gentle into that good night, Old age should burn and rave at close of day; Rage, rage against the dying of the light.
Somebody's boring me. I think it's me.
To preserve permanent good health, the state of mind must be taken into consideration.
There is nothing so fatal to character as half finished tasks.
My philosophy is: It's none of my business what people say of me and think of me. I am what I am and I do what I do. I expect nothing and accept everything. And it makes life so much easier.
Though lovers be lost love shall not; And death shall have no dominion.
The most dangerous thing in the world is to try to leap a chasm in two jumps.
The purpose of getting power is to be able to give it away.
I have a fear of being boring.
The cast and the crew made me feel really welcome. Towards the end it just got better and better.
Though lovers be lost, love shall not; And death shall have no dominion.
I think, that if I touched the earth, it would crumble; It is so sad and beautiful, so tremulously like a dream.
Real courage is knowing what faces you and knowing how to face it.
Politics is a blood sport.
We know what happens to people who stay in the middle of the road. They get run over.
Great is the hand that holds dominion over man by a scribbled name.
Good acting is about being as natural and calm as possible.
These days producers have such definite ideas that you have to be prepared to do whatever they ask.
Blame someone else and get on with your life.
I only sound intelligent when there's a good script writer around.
Rage, rage against the dying of the light.
You're not an M.P., you're a gastronomic pimp.
Reactionary: A man walking backwards with his face to the future.
Courage is always the surest wisdom.
What the hell kind of man decides to dress up as a bat and run around the city? There's got to be something a little bit loose in there.
Washington isn't a city, it's an abstraction.
A careful driver is one who honks his horn when he goes through a red light.
The finest eloquence is that which gets things done; the worst is that which delays them.
Don't be afraid to take a big step. You can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.
Once blood is shed in a national quarrel reason and right are swept aside by the rage of angry men.
What I've said in the past is that I want the Labour Party to approach this matter on the basis of unity.
I have never gone out of fashion. And do you know why? Because I never sought it. When you don't seek it, it's always with you.
Make new friends, but keep the old; Those are silver, these are gold.
Aloneness is nearer God, nearer reality.
Without books I would not have become a vivacious reader, and if you are not a reader you are not a writer.
As for the music business itself, the key things have not changed that much.
It operates like any business and money still keeps things moving.
All software sucks.
My education was the liberty I had to read indiscriminately and all the time, with my eyes hanging out.
Words impress me. If a man can speak eloquently and beautifully to me, I just melt on the floor.
I might run from her for a thousand years and she is still my baby child.
Our love is so furious that we burn each other out.
Do not go gentle into that good night.
It's got to do with putting yourself in other people's shoes and seeing how far you can come to truly understand them. I like the empathy that comes from acting.
I like the idea of movies having a magic element.
How many times have you seen an actor in a movie who you know only as the character? It's wonderful, isn't it?
I'm English. Our dentistry is not world famous.
There are a lot of women who live with pot-bellied pigs.
How strange are the tricks of memory, which, often hazy as a dream about the most important events of a man's life, religiously preserve the merest trifles.
I read the newspaper avidly. It is my one form of continuous fiction.
The function of posterity is to look after itself.
I have never regarded politics as the arena of morals. It is the arena of interest.
He seems determined to make a trumpet sound like a tin whistle.
Caesar had perished from the world of men, had not his sword been rescued by his pen.