I have not placed reading before praying because I regard it more important, but because, in order to pray aright, we must understand what we are praying for.

Angelina Grimke

In my screenplays – from the very beginning I've always used tape. I talk my screenplays. And then have somebody transcribe them.

Albert Brooks

A dear friend of my childhood has as an anthropologist in Papua New Guinea for much of her life, and from the tiny island where her main work has been focused, she has brought me many funny and stories over the years.

Michael Leunig

When Richie Cunningham drank too many beers, his parents sat him down and explained their concerns. If you live on this earth, you find out that we are all the same.

Henry Winkler

For most of my life, I, like many Americans, had greeted the idea of an arranged marriage with a mixture of fascination and skepticism.

Elizabeth Flock

Order doesn't come by itself.

Benoit Mandelbrot