About 15 years ago I went though a period of a year or so when I just couldn't find anything good. My wife noticed I was having trouble reading menus. I bought some cheap reading glasses in a drug store. I got home and suddenly all these books that weren't good were good.
Luxury is the wolf at the door and its fangs are the vanities and conceits germinated by success. When an artist learns this, he knows where the danger is.
It seems to me that, in every culture, I come across a chapter headed 'Wisdom.' And then I know exactly what is going to follow: 'Vanity of vanities, all is vanity.'
The same way that I know that I'll never do a movie as good or as celebrated as 'Forrest Gump,' I know that I'll never do a movie as bad as 'Bonfire of the Vanities.'
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When there are tiers of meaning in an ad it intrigues the audience and they look for it again and again.
What intrigues me is that you get a good bunch of musicians together, and interesting things will happen.
You come to know the aches and vanities and tastes and intrigues of an entire neighborhood at a drug store.
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Wine and cheese are ageless companions, like aspirin and aches, or June and moon, or good people and noble ventures.
M. F. K. Fisher
As athletes, we're always going to have aches and pains, but when your teammates cheer you on, you don't think about it.
My own pregnancies were all about me, me, me. My aches, my pains, my swollen feet, and my body that looked like the Michelin Man.
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I have very old-fashioned tastes.
I'm very promiscuous in my tastes.
I've always had very catholic tastes.
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Creation is a drug I can't do without.
Cecil B. DeMille
Drug abuse is a very difficult disease.
The best mind-altering drug is the truth.
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You had to be tough to survive in my neighborhood.
My neighborhood in South London was very Dickensian.
I was born in Detroit, in an all black neighborhood.
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We derive our vitality from our store of madness.
Emile M. Cioran
Store windows are like landing pages on the website.
I'm terrified for what is in store for me as a parent!
Jean Louisa Kelly
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Anne M. Mulcahy
I've been, like, 15 my entire life.
I wish I could do an entire spa day.
My entire career, I've been a worker.
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Talent will come out.
I don't come from money.
I come to play everyday.
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Write what you know.
Music is all I know.
Only I know my life.
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