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If you're offered a seat on a rocket ship,
If you're offered a seat on a rocket ship, don't ask what seat! Just get on.
If you set your goals ridiculously high and
If you set your goals ridiculously high and it's a failure, you will fail above everyone else's success.
The greatest glory in living lies not in
The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
The way to get started is to quit talking and
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
If life were predictable it would cease to be
If life were predictable it would cease to be life, and be without flavor.
I would rather die of passion than of
I would rather die of passion than of boredom.
Whatever the mind of man can conceive and
Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
If you look at what you have in life, you'll
If you look at what you have in life, you'll always have more. If you look at what you don't have in life, you'll never have enough.
Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning.
Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning.
I attribute my success to this: I never gave
I attribute my success to this: I never gave or took any excuse.
I've always wanted to give 'Hamlet' a shot.
I've always wanted to give 'Hamlet' a shot. It's the big one, you know. I haven't done Shakespeare professionally, so I think it would be terrifying.
I know how I felt when I saw things like
I know how I felt when I saw things like 'Fame' on television when I was growing up and how that was an exceptional magnet for me to want to explore the theater. I can only assume that 'Smash' is doing that for anyone who is halfway interested in theater already.
My younger sister's a comedian. She has a
My younger sister's a comedian. She has a sketch comedy group in Chicago called Schadenfreude and I look at her with such admiration and envy because it's such an amazing thing to make someone laugh.
You don't get real reform by pandering to
You don't get real reform by pandering to every special interest. With cap and trade we wound up with a bill that didn't accomplish much, was enormously complicated and expensive.
When I was first elected I was puzzled why
When I was first elected I was puzzled why they were holding events in my honor as a mere freshman. I asked myself, why is a federal entity so involved in political activity?
If you set as your goal to roll back the size
If you set as your goal to roll back the size of government, you have an obligation to answer the tough questions and show real courage, not just appeal to ideology. Treat the voters like adults.