I lived at home and found myself really, really lonely because all my friends were enjoying college and partying, and I didn't have that.
Foreign workers typically migrate to Malaysia willingly, looking for greater opportunities, but often fall into forced labor or debt bondage.
There was this saying in GCHQ that, if you didn't leave after five years, you stay there for life. It was always my intention to leave before five years.
As a member of Rage Against The Machine, Audioslave and now Prophets of Rage I'm pretty used to coming on stage and there's a full house.
Every step of my career was hard work.
One of the main reasons I went to Stanford was to run in a pro-style offense and show I can run between the tackles 25 to 30 times consistently.
The strikers are the ones that normally go for big, big money because they're the ones who decide the games, nine times out of 10.
I just don't like when guys come and do dirty plays.
It's no fun to be miscast. The times I've done parts that I don't feel, in retrospect, I was great for - it's a very bad feeling.
I love when people stop and talk to me, because the people are always so nice.
I think saying 'a John Hughes movie' is just shorthand for a lot of people to say 'a coming-of-age story,' because I think, when you're of a certain age, that's what John Hughes means to you.
What's so great about 'Gone Girl' is the conversations it provokes.
You spend all day getting the song goo,d and you're listening to it late at night, and you're happy with it. But you should sleep on it and come back in the morning and make sure.
We got four-ounce gloves here. It's not hard to knock someone out.
I found that something exists between director and actor sometimes that surpasses or transcends language.
I think the weather here is a big attraction for anyone. But also, there are more creative people per square mile in L.A. than anywhere in the world. They make 'The Simpsons' here. Anywhere they make 'The Simpsons' is a good place to be.
It felt like a pretentious fantasy to say, 'I want to be an actress.'
For me, hip-hop was a mirror when young-adult books were not. I could see myself in a Nas song more than I could see myself in a book.
I don't owe any explanations for anybody I'm fighting.