That 'Rollercoaster' album cover was very prophetic in its own way. My career has been a rollercoaster of highs and lows.
You know how some fighters retire but you have a feeling they will be back at some point? I don't get that feeling from Chad Mendes.
I don't control my life; my videos control me. I still love it because it's temporary, but I can't do this forever.
Playing at the Women's World Cup is my long-term goal and, hopefully, I can contribute to winning a medal.
Every morning, I take a deep breath and then go online to discover what new insult or smear has been thrown in my direction. Whether it's tweets, blogposts or comment threads, the abuse is as relentless as it is vicious.
I was never consulted before the bifurcation. Injustice has been done to Andhra Pradesh, which had no revenues.
Always remember, the goals that we have achieved pale in comparison to the daily commitments it took to get there.
The way you respect hip-hop is by being true to yourself.
One of the things I stress to those I meet, especially young people, is that we are the heroes of our own lives, and we can be the masters of our own stories.
I'll put my conservative record up against anybody's record. I have a 10-year career in public service, and I'm proud of the things I've been able to accomplish.
Especially around Valentine's Day, it's easy to find advice about sustaining a successful marriage, with suggestions for 'date nights' and romantic dinners for two. But as we spend more and more of our lives outside marriage, it's equally important to cultivate the skills of successful singlehood.
That's something I would love to do - play leading roles and really hold it on my own in those leading roles.
I think the thing about New York City real estate is that you kind of just take what you can get when you're renting.
The truth matters, and despite my objection to the creation of the Select Panel, as its Ranking Member, I will do all I can to ensure that as long at it continues, it will be as fair, transparent and objective as possible.
To have a simultaneous global audience as an artist is more than you could ever hope for.
The value of Eric Foner's 'The Fiery Trial' lies in its comprehensive review of mostly familiar material; in its sensible evaluation of the full range of information already available about Abraham Lincoln and slavery; and in the deft thoroughness of its scholarship.
The world has a huge number of trillion-dollar problems wanting to be solved, and biology is the only way to do that.
My wife and I both grew up with parents who were very young. Her mom was, I think, 17 or 18 when she was born; my mom was 15 when I was born. So, as we got older, we started thinking a lot about that - about the time that those people missed because we came along when we did and because they devoted so much of their lives to taking care of us.
We grow up, and we need to confront a society to be fit in.