"Courage is the fear of being thought a coward."
"I don't paint things. I only paint the difference between things."
"Treat a horse like a woman and a woman like a horse. And they'll both win for you."
"Technology without hatred can be a blessing. Technology with hatred is always a disaster."
"I would rather have seated beside me in this chamber a polygamist who doesn't polyg than a monogamist who doesn't monag."
US senator (PA)
, on whether to seat LDS-member Senator Reed Smoot
"Never speak more clearly than you think."
"I was lousy in school. Real screwed up. A moron. I was antisocial and didn't bother with the other kids. A really bad student. I didn't have any brains. I didn't know what I was doing there. That's why I became an actor."
Sir Anthony Hopkins
"Filming is a frustrating unfulfilling process, only made bearable by those few minutes, five maybe, of genuine creativity between 'Action!' and 'Cut!'"
"Music makes pictures and often tells stories.
All of it magic, and all of it true."
US singer, songwriter
"Most people don't get called a queen. I appreciate the reference and that I've gotten to be part of people's lives. But now I have to make a new title for myself. That diva thing is getting a little used."
"When a band has been successful for their first few albums, then (the record company says) let's not let the band get in the way of making the next one good!"
US bassist (Aerosmith)
"If you have to ask how to be sexy after 40, you probably can't do it."
US actor, singer, dancer
"The only time it's ever like work is when you don't like what you've done."
"A rock'n'roll band needs to be able to get under people's skin. You should be able to clear the room at the drop of a hat."
US singer (Replacements)
"The repressed memory is like a noisy intruder being thrown out of the concert hall. You can throw him out, but he will bang on the door and continue to disturb the concert. The analyst opens the door and says, 'If you promise to behave yourself, you can come back in.'"
"Diaper backward spells repaid. Think about it."
Canadian writer, social critic
"If memories were all I sang, I'd rather drive a truck."
US actor, singer
"Every time you lose you die a little bit. You die inside... a portion of you. Not all of your organs. Maybe just your liver."
US football coach