Gabrielle Zevin Quotes
I let myself feel good and sorry for myself, but only for a second. Daddy always said that the most useless of all human emotions was self-pity.
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I approach these people from a standpoint of love. How were they loved? How do they love? What's going on in their heart? There's that that I think about with every role.
We do high heels, and people know us for that, but the idea of wearing a flat from day to night feels special.
I don't really love to perform in music. Some people like it more, but it's not my thing so much, but just the writing, when you get the lyric, and the lyric just goes just the right way, or you find the right bridge that takes you to the solo, and those moments are tremendous, and it's difficult to portray.
It just seems like the most fun thing in the world. I've never met people who have kids who haven't looked me in the eye and been like, 'It's the greatest thing that's ever happened.'
If Boston charters can be stymied despite their extraordinary success, charters anywhere can be stopped.
Food production has affected the environment more than any other activity humans have engaged in. Humanity devotes more land to food production than anything else - roughly a third of the surface area of the earth, much of which was once forest but has been converted by humans into farms or grazing lands.
The idea of revenge coming from a 14-year-old girl isn't, you know, exactly right.
Poetry is the art of uniting pleasure with truth.
When you're told to go brief a United States senator on a covert operation, you go do it. And you trust the information isn't going to leak.
There are some forms of religion that are bad, just as there's bad cooking or bad art or bad sex, you have bad religion too.
I've never been that guy who says, 'Ooh, I have to play King Lear'. First off, that'd be a disaster anyway. I tend to read something and see who's involved, and then know I want to be part of it. But I don't think I'm through with comedy. I still love to make people laugh.
I'm no angel, but I'm no monster, either.