When somebody tells you they’re not very smart, they’re saying exactly the opposite.
What if nothing exists and we’re all in somebody’s dream?
I had a little epiphany when I was a writer at ‘Chicago’ magazine. I sat down to dinner at the Ritz-Carlton. Somebody poured a white dessert wine with chocolate cake. It was a wine I would never have expected to make sense. The idea of any wine tasting fabulous with chocolate cake was fascinating to...
Knowing that I make somebody’s day better is all that matters at the end of the day.
You don’t have to be poor to need something or somebody.
This rap game is just WWF; everybody wants points off somebody else.
You need that pride in yourself, as well as a sense, when you are sitting on Page 297 of a book, that the book is going to be read, that somebody is going to care. You can’t ever be sure about that, but you need the sense that it’s important, that it’s not typing; it’s...
It’s better to be a fake somebody than a real nobody.
You see people in the left lane, and as long as they are on the speed limit, they stay there. Get in the right lane and let people pass you – let the police worry about somebody who wants to speed. Don’t force them pass in the right lane and zig zag, which can create...
Well, I – all cases to me have interest. Every case is important to somebody, the people litigating that case. But the most difficult case for me is the case where one person says a, the other person says b, and you just don’t know for certain who is not telling you the truth.
I tell young people that people aren’t just going to flock to you as your mentors. You have to seek them out. It could be your next-door neighbor; it could be somebody upstairs from you, somebody down the block from you. An aunt or an uncle. Some relative. A parent.
Did somebody dream there is some way that the government doesn’t need us?
I love coming home to somebody, I love being in a relationship.
It’s more useful to have someone fear you than respect you.
I actually think in some ways that it might be more challenging to be bipolar because it’s so mercurial – it’s so ever-changing. You can’t get any traction. You can’t build on a system. Whereas, somebody who has Asperger’s, which is certainly a much more forgiving expression of autism, can create models for coping and...
No one wants a domain with their name on it owned by somebody else.
If somebody wants to kill people, they don’t need a gun to do it.