The chief role of the universities is to prolong adolescence into middle age, at which point early retirement ensures that we lack the means or the will to enforce significant change.
If children are not introduced to music at an early age, I believe something fundamental is actually being taken from them.
Age is the first limitation on roles that I’ve ever had to encounter, and I hit that awhile ago.
We’re past the age of heroes and hero kings… Most of our lives are basically mundane and dull, and it’s up to the writer to find ways to make them interesting.
We are living in the machine age. For the first time in history the comedian has been compelled to supply himself with jokes and comedy material to compete with the machine. Whether he knows it or not, the comedian is on a treadmill to oblivion.
Regardless of age, regardless of position, regardless of the business we happen to be in, all of us need to understand the importance of branding. We are CEOs of our own companies: Me, Inc. To be in business today, our most important job is to be head marketer for the brand called You.
I hate to mention age, but I come from an era when we weren’t consumed by technology and television.
Save your money. You’re going to need twice as much money in your old age as you think.
If the nineteenth century was the age of the editorial chair, ours is the century of the psychiatrist’s couch.
I’m not skinny for the wrong reasons. It’s not because I’m bulimic or anorexic or doing drugs. Compared to a lot of actresses my age, I’m actually overweight.