I grew up in Queens and New Jersey. I started doing children's theater when I was seven to get out of school because I didn't fit in.

What else can you expect from a town that's shut off from the world by the ocean on one side and New Jersey on the other?

The only person I've had sex with on Jersey Shore is my boyfriend.

Global warming has melted the polar ice caps, raised the levels of the oceans and flooded the earth's great cities. Despite its evident prosperity, New Jersey is scarcely Utopia.

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If I use the media, even with tricks, to publicize a black youth being shot in the back in Teaneck, New Jersey... then I should be praised for it, and it's more of a comment on them than me that it would take tricks to make them cover the loss of life.

She is so totally absorbed in a vocation -- both a gift and a mastering passion -- that she has no time to be absorbed with the self's worries about itself. And that is the moral of the story: You can pursue happiness by wearing a torn jersey. You can catch it by being good at something you love.

By failing to keep their end of the bargain, the Bush administration would allow New Jersey projects to deteriorate and make New Jersey highways and bridges less safe.

There's a high school in Camden, New Jersey, I call the Jill Scott School.

It's the Camden Creative Arts High School. Those teachers and kids are so passionate about what they do, and 98 percent of the senior class went on to college.

Given my last position, that I was the first U.

S attorney post 9/11 in New Jersey, I understand acutely the pain and sorrow and upset of the family members who lost loved ones that day at the hands of radical Muslim extremists. And their sensitivities and concerns have to be taken into account.

I said we are going to balance an $11 billion budget deficit in a $29 billion budget, so by percentage, the largest budget deficit in America, by percentage, larger than California, larger than New York, larger than Illinois. And we're going to balance that without raising taxes on the people of the state of New Jersey.

And I think what people in New Jersey have gotten to know about me over the last decade that I've been in public life is what you see is what you get. And I'm no different when I'm sitting with you than I am when I'm at home or anyplace else.

It's not that I'm universally loved. We know I'm not in New Jersey. But what they do say in New Jersey is, 'We like him, and we think he's telling us the truth.' I think we need to have that type of politics on the national level.

When I was growing up in New Jersey, my mom would regularly take my sister and I into the city to see shows. I have many fond memories of standing in the half-price ticket line in Times Square and going to matinees.

I have 23 top players and they are all ready to put on the jersey and work on the pitch and that makes you happy and then you have peace of mind.

I was shocked cause I didn't even know that they made my jersey.

I didn't know that they made it so fast, so when I saw it I was like, I had to look three times and I was like, 'Did they customize that?' And then I saw a couple of other ones and I was like, ok, they must've made them overnight or something.

There's a directness and a feistiness to being from Jersey.

After having done this whole slew of press for 'Big Love,' now I'll have anxiety dreams for like a week and a half about all the stupid things I said. I can't even imagine being in front of the cameras all the time. I had a weird dream the other night that I was on 'Jersey Shore.'

I had a weird dream the other night that I was on 'Jersey Shore.'

Maybe the ones burning my jersey were never LeBron fans anyway.

I have a Dominique Wilkins Hawks jersey that I still wear.

That's probably my favorite one. What's funny is that I spend all this time collecting jerseys, and now people are out there collecting mine.

We've come a long way in our thinking, but also in our moral decay.

I can't imagine Dr. King watching the 'Real Housewives' or 'Jersey Shore.'

If Tim Duncan had Knicks on his jersey, he'd be a god.

The difference between the old ballplayer and the new ballplayer is the jersey.

The old ballplayer cared about the name on the front. The new ballplayer cares about the name on the back.

Manhattan is a narrow island off the coast of New Jersey devoted to the pursuit of lunch.

It is critical that Democratic candidates, whether they are in New Jersey, or Virginia, or anywhere, emphasize the fact that we can be trusted, and can bring fiscal integrity to our state, local, and national government.

We are keeping New Jersey one step, several steps, ahead of terrorism.

God, I hope I wear this jersey forever.

I later spent... five to eight months in hospitals in New Jersey, always on an involuntary basis, and always attempting a legal argument for release.

I was in Jersey when the whole World Trade Center thing happened and I felt powerless. So, I went to Hawaii and did a surf movie. It's kind of fluffy.

I have the Pleasure to assure you Congress pay particular Attention to the Defence of New Jersey, and hitherto have denied us nothing which we have Asked for that Purpose.

Rocco paid me 35 bucks a week at Murray's Inn in South Jersey.

People started asking Rocco to have me sing.

That got me thinking. Bon Jovi kills in Jersey. Just kills. We did Atlantic City this past winter and man, you wouldn't believe the intensity in that crowd. Can I just talk for a minute about how amazingly hot Heather is?

I want the people of New Jersey to jump off a cliff like Kurt Vonnegut so I can show them how to fly. This way, nobody needs to grow any wings, which would be impossible anyway because we're humans and not some kind of bird.

Michael Sanchez and I grew up in New Jersey, not far from here, playing soccer together. When I was in high school, I worked to start an organization to help senior citizens, which I learned a great deal from.

My goal was to make New Jersey's state government a model for all other states to emulate, hopefully thereby to stem, or at least slow down, the flow of power to the federal government.

Conscious of our many problems, I seek today to lay a foundation to our public policy. My fundamental purpose is to devote my term of office to raising the standard of public service in New Jersey.

I believe the challenge the city faces is attracting continued development into the inner and western part of Jersey City. Nobody should be left behind as Jersey City continues to prosper and grow.

I do feel we can create more jobs and opportunities for Jersey City residents, but in the spirit of free enterprise, I do not think it is right to force companies to hire a fixed percentage of local residents.

I don't think, 'Gee, I'd like to dress this person.

' There was a picture in Us magazine. It was a jersey dress, and Courtney Love was wearing it. I have this thing about Courtney Love, this funny worship.

I'm a partner in a company called Helicopter Services and Instruction out of New Jersey.

I was born on May 17, 1979, in Newark, New Jersey.

I went to my last three years of high school in New Jersey. I just wanted to act, you know?

I live in New Jersey now, which always gets a bad rap here and there, but I must say, I enjoy living here too.

Grilling outside with my parents at the Jersey shore. We would grill lobster and corn in the summer.

From the top of the quarry cliffs, one could see the New Jersey suburbs bordered by the New York City skyline.

Well, let's put in this way, I grew up in West New York, New Jersey.

Artificial Intelligence leaves no doubt that it wants its audiences to enter a realm of pure fantasy when it identifies one of the last remaining islands of civilization as New Jersey.

My goal had been to win a championship, work toward the Hall of Fame, have my jersey retired by the team and I'd go in as a lifelong New York Giant, but I'm now resigned to the fact that this won't happen.

Otherwise, I spend a lot of time at my boyfriend's home in the country, in New Jersey.

I also love horseback riding in New Jersey.