"All men think all men are mortal but themselves."
"Don't despair, even over the fact that you don't despair."
"As machines become more and more efficient and perfect, so it will become clear that imperfection is the greatness of man."
"He no play-a da game, he no make-a da rules."
US secretary of agriculture
, on the Pope's attitude towards birth control
Beauchamp: "Donner, why are you trying to be an artist?"
Donner: "I heard there were opportunities to meet naked women."
"People that hate cats will come back as mice in their next life."
US TV personality
"I don't drink but I had a beer that night and they only did one set up like that. I'm a cheap date. What can I say?"
, on posing topless for Vanity Fair
(was married to Nicole Kidman,
"I'm definitely more attracted to chaos than to order. The point is, I find the female roles out there very cliche. If we are limited to being only lovers or mothers, we are limiting ourselves."
(partner and one child with Lars Ulrich)
"We just sort of provided the right thing at the right time. We came along with a very raw sort of music where everything was rather sweet."
English musician (Rolling Stones)
(relationship with Anita Pallenberg)
"Some of the worst mistakes of my life have been haircuts."
US singer (the Doors)
"Many a man owes his success to his first wife and his second wife to his success."
"Coming from Canada, being a writer and Jewish as well, I have impeccable paranoia credentials."