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Once you have a good bowling attack that can take 20 wickets anywhere, then no game is an away game. Every game is a home game. It doesn't matter what the pitch is, you have the ammunition.
Our law enforcement, these are people that leave their houses and may not come back home at the end of the night.
I don't trust that the big-business part of our coalition is ever going to defend federalism and argue against regulatory capture. I don't trust that populists are going to defend religious liberty and the rights of creedal minorities.
The horticultural industry is unimaginative and dominated by vast, supermarket-like outlets. But the small nurseries and growers remain - praise them with your wallets, not your memories.
I stand in the mirror, look at the plays and try to say them to myself to get ready for the next day.
I've been yelled at by coaches since I was 12 years old playing AAU basketball.
Many argue that graduates earn a 'premium' because of their education, and should have to pay their way. I agree, and that's why I've always advocated a progressive taxation system - so if people do receive large salaries, they pay more income tax.
I just don't like to do photography for money.
It's every actor's dream to be called the character's name.
I think it's hard when you're a woman because the music industry is way more masculine than feminine, so you have to make your own space and fight for it.
Always invest your money in the best food out there, and it's going to pay off in the long run.
As a kid, I was never into sweets, and I never really drank.
Top players now will get bonuses for winning competitions or reaching various stages of them, scoring goals, or keeping clean sheets, but most don't play football for the money, because it's not been in the game that long. They do it for the love of playing.
We don't really compare ourselves to the men's game or what they do. For us, it's about trying to get more people involved in the women's games.
There's a pride in representing your country on a stage like the sport of wrestling, which I've done since I was five years old. There's nothing that can deter me other than my own decision to leave the sport.
If I could choose anywhere in Brazil, the club I'd play for is Palmeiras.
Abortionists are not the enemy. Our enemy is sin.
Kellyanne Conway is one of the most dishonest humans ever to grace the office she holds.
I was very young at Manchester United, and I feel that I was just starting to find my feet when I was sold and Rooney was brought in.
The one thing that always sucks about me is that I'm just a fighter, and I just love to fight.
When I get knocked down, I'm going to get up and knock you down - and I'm going to hurt you.
I think the biggest thing I want to learn from Kevin Garnett, with him having a ring, is how do I become a championship player? How do I see how a championship team looks like? How do I use myself to be a championship contributor?
There is increasing recognition that violence against women is a major barrier to the fulfilment of human rights and a direct challenge to women's inclusion and participation in sustainable development and sustaining peace.
My grandmother played a huge influence in my life and helped raise me, and she and my mother saw how much I loved pro wrestling and how much I wanted to go after it.
Obama spent the first two years of his administration practicing political unilateral disarmament.
I don't believe in overcooking the actors too much. Especially when it's a real performance that I'm looking for.
I always wanted to act in movies.
I go on tremendous health kicks - exercise, yogurt, no booze. Of course, I smoke too much.
On 'Sunny,' we're not trying to be a family show. We're literally trying to make the funniest show possible.
Anything can happen in life, but you have to be a man and sometimes say certain things.
It's less to do about me - 'Hey, I'm black and it hurts my feelings; it's a symbol of slavery and oppression' - and more to do with the fact that, as an American, I will not honor a group of treacherous traitors. That's why I despise the rebel flag.
For me, I feel like God is intuition and an inner knowing. I think it's difficult to be successful without that because that's where you have to come from if you're really going to knock it out of the park. For me, it's more a sort of a universal energy.
I clip hand sanitizer to my purse. I used to be a babysitter back in the day, so I got germaphobic.
I want a Superman that men will look up to - that somehow he manages to go out and work out and add muscles to his body that he wasn't born with necessarily, but that developed - as a person who takes care of himself and takes care of his health.
As you get older, you realize happiness involves a lot of problems.
I joke, but I'm sort of serious: I've always wanted to get into a fight. I know that sounds horrible, but I always had the desire to see what it's like.
My favorite restaurant in the Twin Cities is McDonalds. I order two cheeseburgers, two snack wraps with no sauce, two fish fillets with cheese and light tartar sauce, two large fries, two apple pies, and one large milkshake.
I have a suspicion that the politicians' revival of the old behaviourist ideas and techniques will be helped and reinforced by a powerful ally - the machines we have built. The computers.
I have a major love for musical theatre, including a lot of stuff I don't get to do very often.
When I took office in 2011, I made a commitment that the Office of Attorney General would find ways to do more while spending fewer taxpayer dollars.
Data is valuable, so let's be mindful of how we're sharing it.
I had never been out of the Bay Area before. It was very traumatic moving to New York.
Your fame and your success moves much more rapidly than your ability to fund it.
To realize the incredible potential of connected cars and autonomous driving, we must continue to forge innovative global partnerships that engage everyone from automakers and Internet of Things players to government and educational institutions.
My grandmother was not a great storyteller.
I'm a big fan of what Salesforce has achieved.
I had a sense of mortality since I was a little girl, which has to do with my father, who nearly died eight times in my childhood. He had eight heart attacks.
In my experience over the past 30 years in business, investment decisions can be slowed or stopped due to unpredictability in laws and regulatory framework or if free trade and competition is hampered or access to capital restricted.
We have to fill our hearts with gratitude. Gratitude makes everything that we have more than enough.
When you do something eight times a week, you fall into those little places where sometimes things can get a bit stagnant. That's why I always welcome a new face on the stage.
I know very well that to admit to loving Bright Eyes is to admit to having an overgrown brain region devoted to self-pity, sentimentality, regret, and a handful of other not very appealing emotional states.
It remains an incredible struggle for women in theater, and, in particular, playwrights and directors, to get their work seen and to not only get seen, but to get it to Broadway.
In the Premier League the big clubs can lose and drop points. Games that are supposed to be easy are never easy.
So many people in my business go through W.W.C.D? What Would Costas Do? There are many things that I do on the air that make me think, 'That's not filled with much gravitas right there.' That's part of my style.
'Stargate' was more a fantasy.
I started writing regularly for 'The Atlantic' roughly around the time that Barack Obama got inaugurated.
Coming from an action background, I always approach the action sequences in any script as kind of placeholders.
A thing that I'm always worried about doing is putting an image of myself on my Instagram or somewhere else that looks perfect, because that's not who I am, and that's not what I want to preach.
All my records - 'By the Time I Get to Phoenix,' 'Wichita Lineman,' 'Galveston,' 'Rhinestone Cowboy,' 'Dreams of the Everyday Housewife' - they all had strings on them.
I made just about every mistake a person could make before God came into my heart. If some of those painful experiences can help someone avoid the same mistakes I made, then perhaps my heartache was not totally in vain.
In America, the Supreme Court and the American people believe no one is above the law.
I write and I read, and I write and read my way into and out of ideas and life. And that's what we do. That's what storytellers do.
There's something about playing the baddies that people like. They're more fun, and people tend to remember them, particularly if you do them well.
I think a lot of problems in this world would stop if people could stay out of other people's business.
If you want to help the poor, help the poor, and with your own time and money. Liberals prefer to do it with someone else's, which is why they love the estate tax.
First thing I said to him was, 'LeBron, you know this is true. We had five good years and one bad night'. Like a marriage that's good, and then one bad thing happens, and you never talk to each other again.
It's silly to have a prototype, because one inevitably falls for someone unexpected. My only criterion is she shouldn't just look nice; she must have a personality, too.
I thought that Yoel Romero and Tim Means got the only two tainted bottles of protein in the world. I thought it was crazy. You never know with these companies; you've got to be careful.
I think Dr. King would be pleased to see the number of elected officials of color - African Americans, Latinos, Asian Americans, and progressive whites.
My dad always jokes that we should have a reality TV show because my friends and I pull crazy stunts, like putting Saran Wrap on the toilet.
Thanksgiving is the only day of the year when most of the stores here are closed during the day and reopen after midnight. Even restaurants shut down for the holiday, except for the fast-food chains.
Class was always the domestic issue during the Vietnam War, not communism.
I feel sexy when I'm doing what I love - like when I'm singing or performing or something - that's when I feel the most in control and in my element.
The first thing I did after getting a Master's degree - and the Air Force was very kind; they let me stay on at school to get a Master's - I went to Denver for the Armed Forces Air Intelligence School, six months. Fundamentally, we had a major effort on in Southeast Asia, and this was training folks to support that effort.
While I did not get any formal training in acting, every summer vacation, from the age of five, my father would take me to Ooty with him, and I would do films as a child star. I did over 10 films like that, and it was understood that post finishing my education, I would become an actor.
The plan is to always start properly and execute a good race.
What I learned from Mel Brooks was audacity - in performance as in life. Maybe you go too far, but try it.
Those who were closest to Yeltsin behaved as if they were running the government.
When I was a child, doctors sent my grandmother home in a wheelchair to die. Diagnosed with end-stage heart disease, she already had so much scar tissue from bypass operations that the surgeons had essentially run out of plumbing. There was nothing more to do, they said; her life was over at 65.
In the depths of the moor, the peat may be seen riven like floes of ice, and the rifts are sometimes twelve to fourteen feet deep, cut through black vegetable matter, the product of decay of plants through countless generations.
I've noticed women my age and a little younger, anywhere from 35 to 50, saying, 'Who would want to bring kids into a world like this?' Or, 'I don't want to spend my life that way. I want to do my artwork.' And they're very unapologetically stating this.
When you commit to something and have fun with it, it appreciates you, the gift, and it starts to help you out.
Even as I was writing 'Empire State,' I knew there were more adventures for the main character, private detective Rad Bradley, to have. I also knew that the world was far larger than what I'd presented in book one.
I remain a huge 'Game of Thrones' fan.
For all the creationists out there, Darwin's just an atheist. But he was actually agnostic.
I sleep with my gun on my bedside table. I live alone; it is my protection and makes me feel safer. I have had to pull it out a few times when I have heard noises at night, but I've never had to use it.
Unsurprisingly, an uninterruptible power supply (UPS) - once a luxury for room-sized computer installations - is now a standard item both in home offices and all the networked tiers above, protecting servers and online service providers, Internet backbones, phone companies, and even cable TV networks.
My favorite would be 'Love to Love You' because from zero, I went to Number One. I don't think it's the best song - the best one is probably between 'Flashdance' and 'Take My Breath Away.'
Writing in the voice of an American slave felt like I was biting off something very large.
I went to see 'Men In Black 2.' It was just a commodity, just money being shifted.
If you're a woman doing classic theater, the big roles are often destroyers. I've played Hedda Gabler, Lady Macbeth, some of the Chekhovian heroines, Electra, Phaedra - they're all powerful women, but they're forces of negativity.
In the United States, in poetry workshops, it's now quite a thing to make graduate students learn poems by heart.
I'd like to keep singing - whether that's small or big. To stop singing for a living would break my heart.
The eternal and uneasy relationship between ballet and modern dance endures, but radically altered in tone and intensity.
I am most grateful for having bad eyesight, which prevented me from becoming a commercial pilot and instead, led me to having the best job in the world - representing the people of California's 47th Congressional District.
I remember having a Mike Tyson T-shirt back in the day that I used to sleep in. And there some things that Tyson did along the way that I wasn't too psyched to associate myself with. But back in the day, just as a fighter, what a dream that was to watch and root for him.
New York feels vibrant... It feels electric to walk the streets at night.
The next generation has always been and will be better than the previous one. If it is not, then the world would not be moving forward.
When I hear that a project takes place out of town, the material better be terrific, and it has to come at the right time. My kids are getting older, so it's getting easier, but being a mother - it's a difficult thing to juggle.
It's very important to be in your child's life and know what's going on and be there with them.
I've been asked to do various types of cruises.
I wanted to weave a green thread through the Conservative party; that's my job, and I signed up imagining that I would be in a very small minority within my party, possibly even on my own, battling away on these issues.