"I'm not funny. What I am is brave."
"The fight to save family farms isn't just about farmers. It's about making sure that there is a safe and healthy food supply for all of us. It's about jobs, from Main Street to Wall Street. It's about a better America."
Willie Nelson (born 30 April 1933), American singer-songwriter, author, poet, actor, activist.
"It's all right letting yourself go, as long as you can get yourself back."
Sir Mick Jagger (born 26 July 1943), English musician, singer-songwriter, actor, and producer.
"I'm a feminist, but I think that romance has been taken away a bit for my generation. I think what people connect with in novels is this idea of an overpowering, encompassing love and it being more important and special than anything and everything else."
Emma Watson (born 15 April 1990), English actress.
"Is there a more mysterious idea than to imagine how nature is reflected in the eyes of animals?"
"There's not an American in this country free until every one of us is free."
Jackie Robinson (31 Jan. 1919 - 24 Oct. 1972), American baseball player.
"Pandas are like Beatle songs in that even a lesser panda is a lovely thing."
Michael McKean (born 17 Oct. 1947) American actor, comedian, writer, composer and musician.
I've done roles that aren't written for somebody who's a dwarf. I think it's just bad writing if you're constantly reminding the audience I am one. There I am, I'm on screen. I'm under 5 feet tall. Why would you have to be reminding the audience left and right?"
Peter Dinklage (born 11 June 1969), American actor, stars in HBO's Game of Thrones.
"When a woman buys a pair of shoes, she never looks at the shoe. She stands up and looks in the mirror, she looks at the breast, the ass, from the front, from the side, blah blah blah. If she likes herself, then she considers the shoe."
Christian Louboutin (born 7 January 1964), French footwear designer.
"That black negativity stuff sells records. It appeals to the kind of people who are not interested in taking advantage of opportunities -- the kind of people who have time to sit around and listen to that shit. I don't."
Gil Scott Heron (1 April 1949 - 27 May 2011), American poet, jazz musician, and author.
"Man's naked form belongs to no particular moment in history; it is eternal, and can be looked upon with joy by the people of all ages."
Auguste Rodin (12 Nov. 1840 - 17 Nov. 1917) French sculptor.
"The next major explosion is going to be when genetics and computers come together. I'm talking about an organic computer - about biological substances that can function like a semiconductor."
Alvin Toffler (born 4 October 1928) American writer and futurist.
"He thought the world's heart beat at some terrible cost and that the world's pain and its beauty moved in a relationship of diverging equity and that in this headlong deficit the blood of multitudes might ultimately be exacted for the vision of a single flower."
Cormac McCarthy (born 20 July 1933), American novelist and playwright.
"That strong mother doesn't tell her cub, Son, stay weak so the wolves can get you. She says, Toughen up, this is reality we are living in."
Lauryn Noelle Hill (born 25 May 1975), American recording artist, musician, producer, and actress.
"The principal thing in this world is to keep one's soul aloft."