Surely, if Mother Nature had been consulted, she would never have consented to building a city in New Orleans.
There was one very special scene at the end of the film. My character, Zhao Di, has been sick. She wakes up and her mother tells her that the man she loves has come back from the city and had spent the day by her bedside.
A mother-in-law is better than a single and childless political persona, though.
I wanted to become a kindergarten teacher like my mother.
I had this whole ritual with my mother making the bed with me inside it so I would be invisible.
I wish I had a great relationship with my mother.
For the purposes of the play, it was perfect to be able to use that and the stresses and strains that there were. At the end of the play, the mother realizes the terrible things she had done.
My mother wanted me to be a concert pianist.
My mother used to tell me, No matter what they ask you, always say yes. You can learn later.
I couldn't even go to the bathroom alone. My mother or a social worker always went with me.
But I was very, very unhappy because my mother was very charming and generous, but to me, very dominating.
The only ones who like Milton Berle are his mother - and the public.
My mother took refuge in her spirituality while my poor father was barely able to bring home enough money to keep food on the table.
As an announcer, 'The Price Is Right' is the mother of all shows not only because of its legacy, but because it is by far the most demanding game show.
His mother should have thrown him out and kept the stork.
I was sent to a finishing school, which didn't last long when mother found out how badly chaperoned we were. Then I 'came out' before going to a domestic science school.
I wanted to play a mother again. I thought it would be interesting to play the mother of an older child. And it was also the kind of part I've been looking for my whole career, actually, in film. You know, just to play a femme fatale who's very smart, and wicked.
You are a person of the greatest importance when you are a mother of a family. Just do your job right and your kids will love you.
Somehow, the things my mother wanted to do, the release in evangelism she sought with such frenzy, were transferred to me.
My mother used to tell me man gives the award, God gives the reward. I don't need another plaque.
As the mother of two daughters, I have great respect for women. And I don't ever want to lose that.
I felt my mother about the place. I don't think she haunts me, but I wouldn't put it past her.
I always loved my mother, felt loved, but she was judgmental. Her father in Ireland didn't approve of women generally, and she took on his values. She believed her own mother was foolish.
My father and mother were married at the beginning of WWII and did their best to enjoy a few years of wedded bliss before they had me.
For me, the summer will be pure gray - mother-of-pearl gray, very pale gray. To me, this is the big statement for summer. Then we have light blue, light turquoise, lots of pink.