I cannot handle dull, lazy, morose people. I have been like that since childhood.
Chile has done a lot to rid itself of poverty, especially extreme poverty, since the return to democracy. But we still have a ways to go toward greater equity. This country does not have a neoliberal economic model anymore. We have put in place a lot of policies that will ensure that economic growth goes...
The question is not whether Tibet should be independent but the extent of the autonomy that it is allowed. Tibet has been firmly ensconced as part of the Chinese empire since the Qing dynasty’s military intervention in Tibet in the early 18th century.
But since day one, we’ve always been kinda up against it. So at the end, it’s not surprising that we were kind of led along for so many months and didn’t know what the fate of the show was gonna be. It was… in a weird way, just kind of that was the way it’s...
I’ve been writing stories since I was a kid. I love writing stories.
When I was 14, I was the oldest I ever was. I’ve been getting younger ever since.
Thank God for television. I’ve been able to consistently work in television even when people say, ‘Oh my God, I haven’t seen you since this film or that project.’ At least I’m working. It’s very difficult to get that next movie role. I’m grateful to have the television world accept me.
I’m proud of everything that I’ve accomplished since I was a little boy. That was my dream – to be a ballplayer. I didn’t dream to win so many Gold Gloves, or Silver Bats or play in All-Star Games or World Series. I was just dreaming to play the game.
I’ve been obsessed with clothes since I was a little boy.
Since knowledge is but sorrow’s spy, It is not safe to know.
Ever since I was little, my mum used to choose an outfit for me and lay it on the bed so I’d know what I was wearing the next day. I never went to a uniformed school, so I always had an outfit – and I never really grew out of that, I don’t think.
Working with Terry Gilliam was magic – I’ve been watching his films since I was little.
I had been offered fellowships to enter as a graduate student at either Harvard or Princeton. But the Princeton fellowship was somewhat more generous, since I had not actually won the Putnam competition… Thus Princeton became the choice for my graduate study location.
Ever since I picked up a bass, I’ve written songs.
Ever since I was in my teens I had plans at one point in my life to write a novel.