I wouldn't describe myself as a master of anything.
Miles Davis was a master. In every phase of his career, he understood that this music was a tribute to the African muse.
If you can not master your language you must be it's slave.
Anybody who can dial a telephone can master tennis scoring in about 15 minutes.
John Huston was a superb master. He knew how to make good films. I did three things with him. One is called Independence. It plays in Philadelphia, for free. It's been playing there for 25 years.
The idea of working with Steven Spielberg was very attractive. He's such a master. He knows the language of the camera and of filmmaking, which gives him a great freedom.
It's important to me to work in my own language now and then. I love English, but you can never learn to master a foreign language if you're not brought up with it.
Each and every master, regardless of the era or the place, heard the call and attained harmony with heaven and earth. There are many paths leading to the top of Mount Fuji, but there is only one summit - love.
'Tis hard to comprehend how one man can come to be master of many, equal to himself in right, unless it be by consent or by force.
As I say, this is a new secret science, to master the emptiness and turn it into something that is filled with sound and visual images.
God cannot approve of a system of servitude, in which the master is guilty of assuming absolute power - of assuming God's place and relation towards his fellow-men.
My mother was the concert master of the symphony. Absurdity and eccentricity were not criticized.
Most previous immigrants came to the United States to become Americans, with no intention of returning home. They relinquished their ties with their homeland. English was their key to prosperity, and they worked hard to master it.
Ry Cooder for me is a master, a great master that has a wonderful feel for Cuban music. He's also paid tribute my talent a bit, even though I don't know half of what he knows.
Few men desire liberty most men wish only for a just master.
Whoever sets any bounds for the reconstructive power of the religious life over the social relations and institutions of men, to that extent denies the faith of the Master.
The English, the plain English, of the politest address of a gentleman to a lady is, I am now, dear Madam, your humble servant Pray be so good as to let me be your Lord and Master.
The trouble is that after nine years as a Jack of all trades and Master of the Dominican Order, I have no expertise on anything except airports and exotic foods.
I will never master this craft. Orchestras are very, very forthcoming with me.
Slave girls on Gor address all free men as Master, though, of course only one such would be her true Master.
A friend should be a master at guessing and keeping still you must not want to see everything.
A servant of God has but one Master. It ill becomes the servant to seek to be rich, and great, and honored in that world where his Lord was poor, and mean, and despised.
I think that good improvisers should be able to play solo as well as master all the problems that happen within a group improvisation.
There were a number of people who helped me get there, and the one I always mention is Michael Byrne, the great master swordsman and brilliant stunt double.
He that would govern others, first should be Master of himself.