I do know that some Buddhists are able to attain peace of mind.
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I don't like being in houses alone.
The cinema began with a passionate, physical relationship between celluloid and the artists and craftsmen and technicians who handled it, manipulated it, and came to know it the way a lover comes to know every inch of the body of the beloved. No matter where the cinema goes, we cannot afford to lose sight of its beginnings.
It seems to me that any sensible person must see that violence does not change the world and if it does, then only temporarily.
Part of making any endeavour is that each one has its own special problems. It's the nature of the process.
Any film, or to me any creative endeavour, no matter who you're working with, is, in many cases, a wonderful experience.
Very often I've known people who wouldn't say a word to each other, but they'd go to see movies together and experience life that way.
As you grow older, you change.
The fact that food plays such an important part in my films has everything to do with my family.
It did remind me of something out of Greek mythology - the richest king who gets everything he wants, but ultimately his family has a curse on it from the Gods.
Popular music formed the soundtrack of my life.
Mediocre men work at their best men seeking excellence strive to do better.
Design can never be an ultimate explanation for anything. It can only be a proximate explanation. A plane or a car is explained by a designer but that's because the designer himself, the engineer, is explained by natural selection.
Men and women of every faith and good people with none at all sincerely strive to do right and lead a purpose-driven life.
Natural ability without education has more often raised a man to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
Screaming at children over their grades, especially to the point of the child's tears, is child abuse, pure and simple. It's not funny and it's not good parenting. It is a crushing, scarring, disastrous experience for the child. It isn't the least bit funny.
I have a big problem with piped music. I like either silence or to listen to it properly.
If you are not ready to stomach the foolishness of a man, then remain single for life.
Joy, rather than happiness, is the goal of life, for joy is the emotion which accompanies our fulfilling our natures as human beings. It is based on the experience of one's identity as a being of worth and dignity.
If a man's wit be wandering, let him study the mathematics.
Surely being a Professional Beauty - let alone an ageing one - is one of the most insecure and doomed careers imaginable.