I know of no higher fortitude than stubborness in the face of overwhelming odds.
We have cut the text, but what remains are Shakespeare's words.
We felt that although they were patchy, there was a tremendous political energy in the Henry plays.
Oh, come off it, I've only directed three plays for the RSC.
Normally, an actress has to work to bring out her male side. In our case, the dynamic is reversed. The actor playing her modelled himself on Sharon Stone.
I'd love to do some new plays.
I was a terrible actor. The analytical part of my mind never quite let go.
I hate getting bored.
I dislike highly technical productions.
Mixed feelings, like mixed drinks, are a confusion to the soul.
Law is a very addictive profession.
He behaved like an ostrich and put his head in the sand, thereby exposing his thinking parts.
When on my return to England I showed the cast of the cranium to Professor Huxley, he remarked at once that it was the most ape-like skull he had ever beheld.
Such discoveries have led me, and other geologists, to reconsider the evidence previously derived from caves brought forward in proof of the high antiquity of Man.
It has long been a fact familiar to geologists, that, both on the east and west coasts of the central part of Scotland, there are lines of raised beaches, containing marine shells of the same species as those now inhabiting the neighbouring sea.
In valley drift we meet commonly with the bones of quadrupeds which graze on plains bordering rivers.
I long ago suggested the hypothesis, that in the basin of the Thames there are indications of a meeting in the Pleistocene period of a northern and southern fauna.
We must honestly face our relationship with Great Britain.
The defense of our democracy against the forces that threaten it from without has made some of its failures to function at home glaringly apparent.
In addition, as citizens, we must fight in their incipient stages all movements by government or party or pressure groups that seek to limit the legitimate liberties of any of our fellow citizens.
If we want to talk about freedom, we must mean freedom for others as well as ourselves, and we must mean freedom for everyone inside our frontiers as well as outside.
If the British Fleet were lost or captured, the Atlantic might be dominated by Germany, a power hostile to our way of life, controlling in that event most of the ships and shipbuilding facilities of Europe.
Free men are the strongest men.
This is a coup for commissioner Bud Selig. I'm surprised it's as good as it is.
It's not in baseball's interest or the players' interest to be taking this stance. It's the people's game.