Al Unser, Jr. Quotes
My life was based around the Indy 500 from when I was a child, unlike say Michael’s or the foreign drivers.
Al Unser, Jr.
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At some point, you grow out of being attracted to that flame that burns you over and over and over again.
I think what my parents did was perfect. They were strict, concerned about my safety and held me back just a little.
In the child, consciousness rises out of the depths of unconscious psychic life, at first like separate islands, which gradually unite to form a 'continent,' a continuous landmass of consciousness. Progressive mental development means, in effect, extension of consciousness.
Democracies can't handle austerity measures very well.
Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Even as a kid, I was a businessman. I figured out that if you plucked all the berries off my neighbor's tree and smashed them up, they made a Nickelodeon Gak-type consistency. I sold them to all the neighborhood kids and made stacks of quarters. Of course, the berries were poisonous, and I got in all types of trouble.
I have a great love for nature. That must have started somewhere down back home, I think, because my family own one of the better known gardens in Soochow, so I played there, and I lived there, and so I must have absorbed something there. So I continue to have a great interest in nature.
I. M. Pei
When I had bone cancer, I was just 11 years old. I think my parents suffered a lot because they worried about my health, my life, so much. For me, it was quite bad feeling during the treatment. But I quite enjoyed staying in the hospital because so many kids played with me.
Yu Chui Yee
I don't see anything wrong in someone wanting to be famous or having sky-high ambitions.
Renoir is a great success on the Salon; I think he is 'launched'. All the better! It's a very hard life, being poor.
I could put you in a condo, all the way up in Toronto
Chorus of Birds: Man naturally is deceitful, ever indeed, and always, in every one thing. (tr. Warter 1830, p. 199)
'Power' is Andy Bean's first television job, ever. Talk about sticking the landing at first go!