My Favorite Quotes
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 John Zorn - “I don't control it at all. It's all up to the musicians in the group. They control it. They make all the cues, and they tell me what they want, and then I act like a mirroring device so that everyone can see what the cues are.”  
 Fareed Zakaria - “But as the arms-control scholar Thomas Schelling once noted, two things are very expensive in international life promises when they succeed and threats when they fail.”  
 Rick Yune - “History will tell where I stand in the ranks of Bond villains, I have no control over that.”  
 Wu Yi - “We are now preparing for the reform of the yuan's exchange rate system. For such reforms to take place, we need good economic conditions... and we need to do it under tight control.”  
 Yevgeny Yevtushenko - “Literature has to serve as a moral control of politics.”  
 Rick Wright - “The fact that people still know us is, in my opinion, a result of our music and of the big money that runs the music industry today. The people who control the industry are accountants who recycle everything in new, nostalgic packages, and everything else, to make more money.”  
 Chauncey Wright - “All observers not laboring under hallucinations of the senses are agreed, or can be made to agree, about facts of sensible experience, through evidence toward which the intellect is merely passive, and over which the individual will and character have no control.”  
 Lenny Wilkens - “I worry about the things I can affect, and the things I have no control over I move by.”  
 Orville Wright - “The course of the flight up and down was exceedingly erratic, partly due to the irregularity of the air, and partly to lack of experience in handling this machine. The control of the front rudder was difficult on account of its being balanced too near the center.”  
 Tobias Wolff - “Memory is funny. Once you hit a vein the problem is not how to remember but how to control the flow.”  
 Montel Williams - “I'll find places to grab as I walk and talk, sometimes even walking backwards because I have more control that way. People have no idea that I'm doing this.”  
 Kit Williams - “The hoop is there to remind us not to jump through it, not to submit to someone else's control.”  
 Esther Williams - “I think it's so funny when people think they can't control a movie star. They can. We're just women, you know.”  
 Theodore White - “Power in America today is control of the means of communication.”  
 Paul Weyrich - “The President has a short time to let people know that he is serious about getting spending under control.”  
 Paul Weyrich - “Now the truth is, a president really can't control the economy, although his policies do have some effect on it.”  
 Irvine Welsh - “It was around the summer of 1982 when the drug problem really impacted. It became a lifestyle rather than a recreation. When you start lying and stealing, you cannot con yourself you're in control any more.”  
 Robert Welch - “We have seen a central government taking more and more control over public education, over communications, over transportation, over every detail of our daily lives.”  
 Lew Wasserman - “Things have changed a great deal since the days of Mr. Mayer. The studios no longer control, as they did in those days, artists or directors or producers, as the case may be.”  
 Zach Wamp - “Failure to properly control our borders costs citizens in many ways schools become overcrowded, medical resources are stretched too thin, other government services are overtaxed, and taxes increase further.”  
 Troy Vincent - “Professional sports are something they can't control.”  
 Jesse Ventura - “Government works less efficiently when it begins to grow out of control and takes on more and more of the responsibilities that belong to the citizens.”  
 Mordechai Vanunu - “I smuggled the camera, it was no problem to smuggle the camera there. And I took 60 photos, two films, during the time when there was no one in the control room, in the building.”  
 Max von Sydow - “In a theater, the part is mine and I can control it as I want to. In the movies, I don't have direct contact, and I am fighting technical machinery.”  
 Peter Ueberroth - “The state is out of control, the state is on a spending binge, the state has to stop putting itself in a hole that's getting deeper and deeper and deeper.”  

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