Money is such an amazing teacher: What you choose to do with your money shows whether you are truly powerful or powerless.
I have an amazing team; I have amazing producers; I have amazing writers, but at the end of it, it’s me making the decisions on the writing, the tone, the editing.
Miles Davis would have this lineup of all these amazing musicians and one day would just say, ‘We’re done.’ After tons of great records and tickets sold, he said, ‘Now I’m going to grow my hair out and play my horn through a wah-wah pedal.’ Rather than play it safe, he went on.
Texas women have an amazing sense of purpose when they lose it. They’re the best girls in the world – they’re loyal and fun, but when they get mad, they’ll try to kill you.
It’s amazing how confused and distracted and misdirected so many people are.
It’s amazing to me the number of people who will volunteer to help at church but won’t lift a finger to help at home!
Steve Jobs’ ability to focus in on a few things that count, get people who get user interface right, and market things as revolutionary are amazing things.
The water is alive. It is alive. If we could get a mask and fins and drop down off these docks, we’d see snook and redfish and probably goliath grouper. And it’s an amazing world unto itself and a very thin demarcation between one world and the other. You know, the distance of the water surface.
I think the only reason I wanted to do modeling, really, was because I knew I wasn’t ready to act; I knew I didn’t have enough life experience, and I knew that doing photo shoots was a way of acting. Playing a character each shoot and being able to just emerge yourself in these awkward experiences – it was amazing.
Food makes travel so exceptional, because you get to taste what it’s actually supposed to taste like. To eat the real Pad Thai or finally have a proper curry is something pretty amazing.