Sam Kinison Quotes
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It's the 21st century. It's healthier for us, better for the environment and certainly kinder to be a vegetarian.
From my experience and understanding, I believe money follows name and fame, while recognition calls for a huge amount of sacrifice. To get something, you have to lose something. That's the rule of life.
What is Norah Jones' style? Is it just the albums that we've heard? She has a rock group where she plays guitar in, downtown in New York, so do we really know her style?
You know, I was a community activist, so I'm used to standing out in front of an elected official's office and protesting.
TV, film, and theater are considered art, and art is a reflection of life. What happens in life includes violence, unfortunately.
People say I have my own Cinderella story, and in a way, I guess I do.
When you buy anything with lots of leverage, it does not require a whole lot to go wrong to lose it all.
I used to take my mother to Yosemite. When I turned 14, I got my driver's license, and that's where she'd want to go, so I'd go take her there for two weeks.
The function of the university is not simply to teach bread-winning, or to furnish teachers for the public schools or to be a centre of polite society; it is, above all, to be the organ of that fine adjustment between real life and the growing knowledge of life, an adjustment which forms the secret of civilization.
W. E. B. Du Bois
One of the big ways in which I felt my own writing life shaped by recovery had to do with my relationship to other people's stories. And one of the things I loved most about recovery was the way in which, in meetings and through fellowship, you are constantly kind of paying attention to lives outside of your own.
Occasionally in life there are those moments of unutterable fulfillment which cannot be completely explained by those symbols called words. Their meanings can only be articulated by the inaudible language of the heart.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
I have lived a carnal life.