"I work out twice a day, once in the morning and once before bed. I'll start with half an hour of running and then some yoga to stretch everything out so everything is warm."
"Anyone in the humor business isn't thinking clearly if he doesn't surround himself with idea people. Otherwise, you settle for mediocrity - or you burn yourself out."
"Hate is too great a burden to bear. It injures the hater more than it injures the hated."
"The happiness of the bee and the dolphin is to exist. For man it is to know that and to wonder at it."
"Work is accomplished by those employees who have not yet reached their level of incompetence."
"An actor's popularity is fleeting. His success has the life expectancy of a small boy who is about to look into a gas tank with a lighted match."
"I cry, sometimes, because I'm not 20 years younger, and I'm not healthy. But if I were, I would even sacrifice my writing to enter politics."
"The doctors x-rayed my head and found nothing."
"In war there is no prize for runner-up."
"The downfall of the industry seems to actually be good for art. I think the industry will find their way once the focus shifts from its greed-based origins, downsizes, and begins to support creative visions that speak to our times and shifting ideals."
"A lot of people criticize the primaries, but I think they are absolutely essential to the education of the President of the United States."
"I like to look at the songs like they're little movies."
"But if you believe in Christ and that your main goal with your life is supposed to be to honor Him and do His will, then you don't have as much pressure as someone who bases all their happiness on whether they're a movie star."
"It's the contemporary woman that movies don't know what to do with, other than bathe her in a bridal glow in romantic comedies where both the romance and the comedy are artificial sweeteners."
"There are people in the public sector with a range of experiences that have no equivalent in business, but are essential to governing, like keeping a kid in school or helping someone get and hold a job. The value of those skills can't easily be measured against a bottom line."
"If only media people would stop reaching for the low-hanging fruit, which is cynicism and pessimism, and stopped trying so hard to be hip and cool and have a swagger."
"Red Letter Christians believe in the doctrines of the Apostle's Creed, are convinced that the Scriptures have been inspired by the Holy Spirit, and make having a personal transforming relationship with the resurrected Christ the touchtone of their faith."
"I've been out with some extremely beautiful women who have had no sex appeal whatsoever. It really is a lot more than skin deep."
"I'm highly political. I spend an awful lot of time in the U.S. trying to influence decision-makers. But I don't feel in tune with British politics."
"My faith has been the driving thing of my life. I think it is important that people who are perceived as liberals not be afraid of talking about moral and community values."
"Newspapers with declining circulations can complain all they want about their readers and even say they have no taste. But you will still go out of business over time. A newspaper is not a public trust - it has a business model that either works or it doesn't."
"The meaning of things lies not in the things themselves, but in our attitude towards them."
"The great awareness comes slowly, piece by piece. The path of spiritual growth is a path of lifelong learning. The experience of spiritual power is basically a joyful one."
"If women didn't exist, all the money in the world would have no meaning."
"Comedy has to be done en clair. You can't blunt the edge of wit or the point of satire with obscurity. Try to imagine a famous witty saying that is not immediately clear."
"I met Elijah Wood once, I met Peter Jackson, I met Orlando Bloom, and they're all really cool."
"The problem is I am both a procrastinator and a power junkie, so I am very frustrating to work with."
"I broke down while at Oxford, was rejected by a record number of medical tribunals during the War, and finally got permission to leave Oxford and do civilian work till the War ended."
"I'm glad you're doing this story on us and not on the WNBA. We're so much prettier than all the other women in sports."
"I'm a private person too, and we don't ever film anything in our home because it's off limits. It's like letting people see your messy house."