Where there is an absence of international political leadership, civil society should step in to fill the gap, providing the and vision needed to move the world in a new and better direction.

Daisaku Ikeda

As soon as people see my face on a movie screen, they knew two things: first, I'm not going to get the girl, and second, I'll get a cheap before the is over.

Lee Marvin

Orthodox chanting is non-emotional; it's very monotone.

Troy Polamalu

I try to imagine the scenes as I'm writing them as if I were watching them play like a film.

Ransom Riggs

When I rather guiltily read the books on which the TV series 'Game Of Thrones' is based, I was struck by one thing. The whole point of this saga is that ruthlessness pays, that evil generally wins, that is non-existent, and utter cynicism the only wisdom. It is the Middle without the saving grace of Christianity.

Peter Hitchens

If you salt a chicken the day before cooking, it starts to break down the cell structure of the meat and allows it to take on more and actually helps it to stay more moist. Same goes for a steak, a pork chop. A lot of people brine; we preseason.

Michael Symon