I started dating older men, and I would fall in love with them. I thought they could teach me about life.
The reason why I have survived as long as I have survived is what my friends, comrades and supporters thought was an extraordinarily cautious approach.
Prejudice and discrimination have always been a big part of my life. When I was 6, I got beat up and called dirty Jew boy because they thought I looked Jewish.
I suspect people always thought I had a boyfriend, so nobody came after me.
Anyone who goes through the process of trying to conceive a child can feel very isolated. It's easy to get into a why me mode of thought.
You know, it was important for me to do something like that, because nobody ever really thought I could do anything except look sexy on a poster and go shopping.
If you examine this, I think that you will find that it's the mechanics of Japanese architecture that have been thought of as the direct influence upon our architecture.
I thought my Beatles LPs sounded pretty good on a record player, but that was before I had heard a CD.
I've often cringed when I heard myself described as a jazz singer. I've always thought of myself as a jazz vocalist.
I never really had a chance to know the players individually... I thought when they were on the floor, they worked hard. But I never really got to know them.
I've been attracted to imagery and occasionally I've drawn from it, but I never thought I'd be painting these paintings. I didn't have any desire to. I didn't think there was any reason to.
My father wasn't a very good lawyer. He thought the law was sacred and something that was meant to help people. He didn't charge people like he should have... which is why I was allowed to play bars and strip joints when I was 14.
When the war was over and the guys were back to shaving every day, the editor thought the Beetle Bailey strips were hurting their disciplinary efforts to get the guys back to routine.
We thought we were going to go up against SNL on Saturday Nights - that would have changed things so much that it's almost impossible to speculate what might have happened.
I really liked them, not just Syd, but all of them. Roger was very important, I thought, his contribution. And so was Rick's organ playing. It was a good band. It became something else completely, obviously.
I thought depression was the part of my character that made me worthwhile. I thought so little of myself, felt that I had such scant offerings to give to the world, that the one thing that justified my existence at all was my agony.
Am I worried people will say I'm repeating myself Sure. One thought I had was to publish it as a novel but eventually I just decided to do what I wanted to do.
I thought maybe he would like me to do WILSON, and he was hoping that I wouldn't. It was several days before we came to an open understanding.
Cary Grant and I were doing a play in New York. He had a crush on me. Whenever we went to a party, he would always sit on the floor beside me. I thought that was kind of beautiful, like that's where he wanted to be.
I thought Microsoft did a lot of things that were good and right building parts of the browser into the operating system. Then I thought it out and came up with reasons why it was a monopoly.
As a kid, I might have been psycho, I guess, but I used to throw golf balls in the trees and try and somehow make par from them. I thought that was fun.
And a friend of our family recommended acting. He thought I would be good at it. I started to study and then I just fell madly in love with it.
I didn't know I was doing film noir, I thought they were detective stories with low lighting
But I like to be thought of as a good father and a good husband.
Basically that was the moment when I thought I'd like to do this forever. I never changed my mind.