did waitress and I was not great,
but I loved
it. I loved it because I love interacting
and I love food.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner - all those
things combined. I liked my job,
but I was a bit klutzy and forgetful.
a virtual self
has been amazing
and has certainly made diary arrangements
easier to plan!
Seeing as Virgin
is going digital, I thought
it highly appropriate to do the same.
are instances of millionaires'
unspoiled by wealth,
who, being rich, still perform great
services in the community. Such are the
very salt of the earth, as valuable
as, unfortunately, they are rare; still
it is not the exception, but the rule, that
must regard, and, looking at the usual result
of enormous sums conferred upon legatees,
the thoughtful man must shortly say, "I
would as soon leave to my son a curse as
the almighty dollar,"
and admit to himself that it is not the
welfare of the children, but family pride,
which inspires these enormous legacies.
there is a beautiful
thing which is wonderful,
to look like a woman,
not a green bean.
only two years older than Brad
Pitt, but I look a lot older, which
used to greatly
me. It doesn't anymore. I don't have to
fit into that category and get trounced
Cruise and Brad.
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.
become a father
is really sexy
was deja vu for me. It was so cool. I felt
as if I had seen his words already, knew
them all by heart. Then, after I began studying
scientology, I realized the words had come
from my heart in a previous life.
Thats why I say that as glorious and
enviable as my present life is, making War
of the Worlds and all those other
cant compare to writing Romeo
and Juliet or the sonnets.
you're constantly searching for that great
Also, being a history
buff and learning
in our past and amazing things that they've
done, I came across a book
about Howard Hughes and he was set up as
basically, the most multi-dimensional character
I could ever come across. Often, people
have tried to define him in biographies,
but no one seems to be able to categorize
are so many people
that have encouraged
and assisted my skiing through the years.
They know who they are and I hope
they know how grateful I am to them. No
single individual has been as supportive
and instrumental as my wife. Dawn has been
my biggest critic
(everyone knows how sharp she keeps here
pencil) and yet she has managed to coach
"the uncoachable". On or off the
water she has been my greatest
asset. One last thought would be that "the
family that foots together stays together".
things are not done by impulse, but by a
series of small things brought together.
van Gogh Quotes
is a supreme virtue, and the great
channel through which the mercy of God
is passed on to mankind. It is the virtue
that unites men and inspires
their noblest efforts.
all to do with Austin
Powers. They want me in that silver
mini skirt. It's very much a fabulous
At a private
screening the children adored it. The sillier
you are, the more you fall over, the more
think we were in love
[talking about Billy Bob and her second
but it was very much like you are when you're
in high school and it was a great,
really don't do much beauty
things at all. It's really the stylists
and make-up artists who make me look great
for award shows and those girlie things.
But I feel
most beautiful when I'm not working
and I'm in some country feeling natural
with my hot, sweaty glow.
These things happen all over the world
but what a great
backdrop to have Hollywood in our movie.
No, but I know people
who divorce a lot
.and have really
nice houses. But I didn't model the character
on anyone in particular. And if I did, I
would never tell the name.
of a sudden I had a baby, because it went
really quick. It was like, 'Oh! I have a
So, it's great.
I'm just having a great
with my children. They're here in New
York with me.
do not have to be located in the center.
It is nevertheless fantastic,
if chess comes, found by it into the media.
thing was - and I am very grateful for this
- there was a lot of travelling
and I got to see some great places - Milan,
Rome, London, a lot of the rest of Europe.
And I appreciated
that - I was being
paid to do something that I would never
otherwise have done. I loved
coming over here for the first time - seeing
all the history.
The thing is that in America
we've got history, but it's basically not
even a scratch on the table, compared to
what you've all got!
like being nude
as often I can. As much as I can be nude
I try to be nude. No. It's really not that
for me. For other people, I like them being
nude, but not me so much. It's this awkward
thing and you're completely exposed. I had
this banana thong with like a catcher's
mitt to wear. It was a little awkward.
I just liked the words.
the words walk a very, very fine line of
being at times,
being very much sort of very, very dramatic
and other times unbelievably realistic.
Personally, to me that's what it's all about
- great words. I like great
and it was clear that this was great writing.
remember one night when I was sitting by
in my home and I started
crying and then laughing when I was thinking
about how it's so great
that this is happening and you almost can't
it. It's the strangest
but also the most wonderful feeling
you can have.
want things to be the best
they can be. I want greatness.
is you can have a great
but there are still no guarantees.
about the roles
and if people like the films,
I don't think about it strategically, really.
the darker stuff has greater
potential for drama,
it's always interesting
to investigate things that you might come
across in your own life.
There's a lot of comedy
in Intermission but it's got this depth.
It's not comedy for comedy's sake - it's
by something else. I like stuff like that.
little of that's me. Very, very little.
I thought the dialogue's
in it. I liked the way he spoke.
He had a sense of irony, which you don't
get in all American
I liked the levels within him, you know
easy to be the son
of a great
are two great
moments in a man's
One, when he buys
his first yacht. Second, when he sells
a beer. I'm a great
gimme a beer!
say I'm a coal miner. Now, that's a tough
you go into the mines, you don't get that
all day long, and after 20 years you catch
black lung disease. If I were a coal miner
and if I didn't like it, I'd pick up a newspaper
and say, 'What area of the country is doing
Is it Seattle? Is it New
York City?' I'd get my ass moving to
that area and I'd get a job that I like
in what you know,
or invest with people
who are really good
and have a great
went to China, I didn't want to go, and
I went to see the Great Wall. You know,
about it for years. And actually it was
It was really, really, really great.
fact is that in Australia, like in England,
we have a government-run
drama program, so you´ve got people
who are seriously
their craft and have a great
That extrapolates into a great attitude
know, I never had a lot of things, so I'm
a bit nouveau rich in terms of going to
a hotel. I like great
hotels, great sheets. I mean, silly little
things. I don't like boats. I don't like
airplanes, boats. I have no toys.
don't really have dinner
because I'm not a great
I have always known
I was born to greatness.