having a good time. I'm on tour right now
and I like that a lot better than being
in the studio, which is sort of confining.
think that whatever size or shape body you
have, it's important to embrace it and get
down! The female body is something that's
so beautiful. I wish women would be proud
of their bodies and not dis other women
for being proud of theirs!
that I do are usually physically demanding
in one way or another. It's a good
way to keep your health
on track. Especially when you've been on-set
for 14 hours, it's nice to relieve that
in another way than having to rely on a
don't take as much crap as I used to. You
know, once you give birth, once you have
kids, you realize what's important in life,
and you realize it's really not difficult
to be a good person. And so when people
aren't good around me, I tend to move away
I'll put clothes together and they will
feel really good,
and then I end up on a worst-dressed
am very happy about how I am doing. The
only thing I wanted to prove when I got
here was that I was a good player, and I
hope I have achieved so.
we get comfortable as a company,
I like to push the boat out again. My wife
keeps saying, "Why?
Why? You're fifty.
Take it easy. Let's enjoy
it." But I'm in a fairly unique position.
Yesterday, the first of nine hundred new
trains arrived in the UK
and went into service. We are going to transform
Britain's rail system from the worst in
to the best.
If you can do a few things like that, when
the body gives out, you can say you've lived
If I put all my money
in the bank
and drink myself
in the Caribbean, I just think
that would be a waste of the fantastic position
I've found myself in.
is to be true
That's what makes me feel
too wrapped up in my work
I would need to show myself that I'm able
to sustain a good
before I could even imagine what being a
father would be like.
it when people
tell you how good
you are. And that's the danger, you inhale.
Everyone will tell you you're a genius,
which you are not, and if you understand
that, you win.
usually has about a shelf life
of ten years before people
get sick of seeing you. It's a good
thing to have a job
to fall back on and I really do enjoy
I was Tom
bodyguard. They'd come up and go, "Is
it okay if I go up and ask for an autograph?"
It was good.
I'd charge 'em three
bucks a person. Yeah, you gotta make
some money off of that.
like to eat,
I like to cook and I don't look good
when I'm super, super skinny. I'd rather
and fit, and have some energy.
you are getting ready to become a mom,
being in love
with someone just isn't enough. You need
about whether he would be a good
and raise your children
with similar beliefs.
there's any message to my work,
it is ultimately that it's OK to be different,
that it's good
to be different, that we should question
ourselves before we pass judgment on someone
who looks different, behaves different,
talks different, is a different color.
in short bursts, I guess. Little snippets.
I don't think
I can handle being here all
the time, it's pretty nutty.
are capable of doing so many things these
days, physically, emotionally,
There are so many things that women have
evolved into and I feel really proud about
where women are right now. I think
we're just sort of holding up a mirror to
them, so, I feel
about that aspect of it, as far as encouraging
girls to know that that are coming up, seeing
that hey, that's possible.
think its a real danger, as an actor,
when you try to make some statement through
about what the business
should be doing or ultimately what your
image should be or how you want to be perceived.
I look at every project that comes along
and say, Is this something I can sink
my teeth into and can do a good
on? Thats really how I choose
always want to do a good
and hopefully, I won't be in something that
looks and feels
like I'm in over my head. But without really
knowing, I think a lot of the instincts
you have doing
comedy are really the same for doing
drama, in that it's essentially about listening.
The way I approach comedy, is you have to
to everything as if it's a dramatic role,
meaning you play it straight.
of myself as either American
or Australian really, I'm a true hybrid.
It's a good
thing for me because both of them are really
is eternal -- the aspect may change,
but not the essence. There is the same difference
in a person before and after he is in love
as there is in an unlighted lamp and one
that is burning. The lamp was there and
was a good
lamp, but now it is shedding light too,
and that is its real function. And love
makes one calmer about many things, and
that way, one is more fit for one's work.
van Gogh Quotes
don't take life seriously. I'm a good person,
having great time. I just have a really
now. Every day is better.
bit of lusting after someone does wonders
for you and is good
for your skin.
want my son
to see the balance of the world
and have compassion
so he can do good
things for his country when he grows up.
like I'm Mad's mum
and I happen to have a good
as an actor
and I feel grateful for that. Mad fits into
I take him everywhere. I want him to understand
and be open to different
thought I'd become a funeral director when
I wasn't going to be an actor..
I would be good
with the grieving process and with trying
to get them to talk about and understand
who this person was.
don't know about my humour,
we have a good
laugh when we hang out and the guys are
funny and it's just contagious. I'm intimidated
every day I go on the stage and everyday
I go on a movie
set. It's terrifying and I always want to
reshoot the first day or the first week,
I'm so terrified. Like I said earlier, when
meeting them altogether for the first time,
it's such a powerful
don't think I can call myself
yet. I just don't think
level is that high. I hope
that with every job
better. But until I'm good,
I can say I'm trying to be an actor, but
I don't think I've completely made it.
what you want and be sure about yourself.
is not just beauty,
it's about good
You have to believe
in yourself and be strong
because you never know
when you will work
and not work.
is about good
I'ts about feelings.
That's what I have to give the people,
good energy and good feelings.
stands a certain way and she has really
posture. So I took that from her. And whenever
I slouch she goes over and she puts my back
up straight. She'll probably notice that.
...My mom is a really cool mom. Jamie's
in the movie
is very square and my mom is not very square.
My mom is more like Jamie in real life.
I'm trying to stay calm and not feel
like this is all too good
to be true
and any day it can disappear. You can't
think like that or feel stressed
by the fact that a lot of opportunities
are opening up for you. I've worked
hard to get to this point and this is one
more stage in my life.
of is an art
of balance, of purity and serenity, devoid
of troubling or depressing subject matter,
an art that could be for every mental worker,
for the businessman
as well as the man of letters, for example,
a soothing, calming influence on the mind,
something like a good
armchair that provides relaxation from fatigue.
are those who sing
with all their heart, from the bottoms of
their hearts. To find joy
in the sky, the trees, the flowers. There
are always flowers for those who want to
see them." There really are. The good
is just as real as the bad
just have to do as best
you can, give it your best shot, really.
I'm a nice
person, you know? You just have to investigate
that...You have to commit
to the part, you have to commit fundamentally
100 percent to it and you can't apply your
moral framework onto this character
and you have to understand
the mechanisms and engine of this man to
paints what he is.
is a widely accepted notion among painters
that it does not matter what one paints
as long as it is well painted.
This is the essence of academicism.
There is no such thing as good
painting about nothing.
in what you know,
or invest with people
who are really good
and have a great
taught me a few things. One is to listen
to your gut, no matter how good
something sounds on paper. The second is
that you're generally better off sticking
with what you know.
And the third is that sometimes your best
are the ones you don't make.
I came to America
there was so much promise
stuff and I thought,
I've got it made here. I'm going to kick
what I can do and what I'm good
at and what I like. I think I'm good at
and in the moment and being able to laugh
always reminded me to never give
up. 'Just one thing can change
everything,' she'd tell me, and she was
the stuff they have available is no good!
are open. They go up, down, and around their
to reach people.
They don't stick to the established channels.
They're informal. They're straight with
people. They make a religion
out of being accessible. They never get
bored telling their story.