Certainly when I got to medical school, I had role models of the kind of physicians I wanted to be. I had an uncle who, looking back, was probably not the most-educated physician around, but he carried it off so well.

Abraham Verghese

I did Shakespeare in college and the nerves I got doing Shakespeare are the same nerves I get doing 'Mad Men.'

Kristoffer Polaha

My path has been a little weird. I hope that it can inspire people.

Natalie Prass

I wait for something good or something that will be fun. But they've got to pay me if they want me to work.

Seymour Cassel

Never get involved with a business that you can't really be hands-on – that if your employees quit, you can't run yourself. If I can't cut hair, why open a barbershop?

Fat Joe

If I wrote in a sonnet form, I would be distorting. Or if I had some great new idea for line breaks and I used it in a poem, but it's really not right for that poem, but I wanted it, that would be distorting.

Sharon Olds