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With what's happened in the world the last three years,
by Tony Shalhoub

With what's happened in the world the last three years,
it's easier to see why it's become popular again to
diminish and revile Arabs and Muslims in American popular culture.
- Tony Shalhoub

You're not really necessarily the coolest guy in their life.
You are a conduit to the really cool people.
- Tony Shalhoub

All I wanted with that film was to represent the possibility
that there might be normal people who are Muslim or
Arab with the same fears,
responsibilities, hopes.
- Tony Shalhoub

I don't look as handsome in Men in Black 2 as I did in the first one.
- Tony Shalhoub

 

I'm impossible to direct.
I couldn't get myself to do anything.
- Tony Shalhoub

To my fellow nominees, whoever they are -
I'm not that familiar with their work -
I just want to say,
there's always next year - except, you know,
for Ray Romano .
- Tony Shalhoub

I was one of those people who put too much emphasis
on work and career and material possessions,
and it took its toll on all my relationships,
on my physical health, my emotional and mental health.
- Tony Shalhoub

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It was really an experience, being my first time directing a movie.
The scenes that I was in, Brooke really directed me all the time.
And the scenes that both of us were in,
Brooke directed those.
Come to think of it, Brooke directed most of the scenes.
- Tony Shalhoub

And Big Night, I think by the end the brothers find that balance,
when they touch each other on the shoulder over breakfast
and it's understood that what should never have driven
them apart almost drove them apart.
I think that's a true moment.
- Tony Shalhoub

I still think of myself as a stage actor.
When I do film and television I try to implement what
I was taught to do in theatre,
to try to stretch into characters that are far from myself.
- Tony Shalhoub

I come from a really big family, my father was a businessman
and what he always instilled in us was to be your own boss.
My father built up his business, and he was by no means a rich man,
but he figured out how to work four-and-a-half days a week.
- Tony Shalhoub

There are only two or three human stories,
and they go on repeating themselves as fiercely
as if they had never happened before.
- Willa Cather

Whatever happened in the past,
forgive yourself and others.
Choose love.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It had long since come to my attention
that people of accomplishment
rarely sat back and let things happen to them.
They went out and happened to things.
- Leonardo da Vinci

When I look back on all these worries,
I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed
that he had had a lot of trouble in his life,
most of which had never happened.
- Winston Churchill

Men occasionally stumble over the truth,
but most of them pick themselves up
and hurry off as if nothing had happened.
- Winston Churchill

How much pain they have cost us,
the evils which have never happened.
- Thomas Jefferson

We occasionally stumble over the truth
but most of us pick ourselves up and
hurry off as if nothing had happened.
- Winston Churchill

Whatever happened, forgive others, forgive yourself,
move forward, live for today and tomorrow.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Live life with no regrets and no resentments.
Whatever happened in the past,
forgive yourself and others. Choose love.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

My life has been filled with terrible misfortune;
most of which never happened.
- Michel Eyquem De Montaigne

Every day I give thanks that I am me,
and that everything that has ever occurred in my life
happened exactly as it did -
however unpleasant it may have appeared at the time.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I am not what happened to me,
I am what I choose to become.
- Carl Jung

I don't see much sense in that," said Rabbit.
"No," said Pooh humbly, "there isn't.
But there was going to be when I began it.
It's just that something happened to it along the way."
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

Sometimes I lie awake at night and ask "Why me?"
Then a voice answers "Nothing personal,
your name just happened to come up. -
- Charlie Brown, in Charles M. Schulz' cartoon Peanuts

Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.
- Anonymous

For everything observed or experienced,
each of us creates a "story" - not sometimes, but always.
A "story" is the fiction a person tells themselves
about what has happened or is happening.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

When one gets angry, it is always angry AT someone -
perhaps a friend or spouse, perhaps a stranger,
perhaps the nameless "they" - "those people at the bank wronged me,"
perhaps God, or perhaps oneself.
In any case, when one gets angry,
they want to find someone to be "responsible" for what happened.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

No matter what has happened, you too have the power to enjoy yourself.
- Allen Klein

The past is malleable and flexible, changing as our
recollection interprets and re-explains what has happened.
- Peter Berger

I told my doctor I get very tired when I go on a diet,
so he gave me pep pills.
Know what happened? I ate faster.
- Joe E. Lewis

It was an honor and privilege to arrive to this country
16 years ago with almost no money in my pocket.
A lot has happened since then.
- Antonio Banderas

History is a pack of lies about events that never happened
told by people who weren't there.
- George Santayana

The past actually happened but history is only what someone wrote down.
- A. Whitney Brown

The judicial system is the most expensive machine ever
invented for finding out what happened and what to do about it.
- Irving R. Kaufman

Some stories are true that never happened.
- Elie Wiesel

Are you feeling stressed and upset?
If so, you are worrying about tomorrow.
Events that have already occurred may cause you regret,
but they only appear to cause worry.
If you just lost your job, you are not worrying about losing your job -
that already happened.
You are worrying about paying your bills and finding a new job.
Those are worries about tomorrow.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It seems like the good things that have happened in
my career are things that you don't try to plan and push,
and make it happen, it just seems to happen.
- Wanda Jackson

Things have always sort of happened for me.
Something else always comes up.
- Vicki Lawrence

In our show you have to pay attention and know what happened before.
I think it's very intelligent entertainment.
It makes demands of viewers that a lot of shows don't.
- Victor Garber

The measure would set criminal penalties,
the same as those that would apply if harm or death
happened to the pregnant woman,
for those who harm a fetus.
- Ken Calvert

If it happened to me, it can happen to anyone.
- Josh Schwartz

Everything runs its course.
We had told a lot of stories that happened in our life.
My kid was getting older, and we were running out of stories to tell.
- Howie Mandel

I'm sometimes scared of everything that has happened to us.
We didn't think Desilu Productions would grow so big.
We merely wanted to be together and have two children.
- Lucille Ball

My daughters have grown up knowing all about my kidnapping
and the case and what happened.
- Patty Hearst

No one is asking what happened to all the homeless.
No one cares, because it's easier to get on the subway and not be accosted.
- Richard Linklater

I didn't raise Todd to be a writer, but he happened to be one anyway.
- Anne McCaffrey

I think things happened the way they did for a reason.
- Aaron Neville

Everyone thinks they can write a play;
you just write down what happened to you.
But the art of it is drawing from all the moments of your life.
- Neil Simon

I plays Joe's best friend.
I am the only one he has ever been able to trust in his life,
so I help him understand what happened to him when he was younger.
- Michelle Trachtenberg

What happened to the Bush Administration regarding
terrorism is that they regarded it as a secondary issue,
and associated with Clinton.
One of those Clinton issues.
- Sidney Blumenthal

Even to me, as I was trying to tell the government what had happened,
it just didn't seem to matter.
- Patty Hearst

Things need not have happened to be true.
Tales and adventures are the shadow truths that will
endure when mere facts are dust and ashes and forgotten.
- Neil Gaiman

We need to be adopted by God through Jesus -
that was what happened to me,
and that's what changed my life so that now,
I can see that my career can be part of a calling.
- Cliff Richard

Everything that Eddie has said about me is the total
opposite of what really happened.
Eddie says I wanted to be a solo artist.
No, Eddie wanted to be a solo artist.
- Sammy Hagar

So I suppose this slightly mature fashion sense happened because of what I had.
- Carly Simon

Everything that ever happened is still happening.
Past, present and future keep happening in the eternity which is Here and Now.
- James Broughton

This has been the best thing that ever happened to me.
- Peter Mayhew

The Millennium Stadium thing was for the Tsunami concert.
It was a thing that I think every band in the country
would have liked to be a part of at the time that it happened.
- Kelly Jones

I ran and ran and ran every day, and I acquired this sense of determination,
this sense of spirit that I would never,
never give up, no matter what else happened.
- Wilma Rudolph

What has happened to architecture since the second
world war that the only passers-by who can contemplate
it without pain are those equipped with a white stick and a dog?
- Bernard Levin

People in England were coming up to me,
saying, My mother and father turned me on to your music.
This happened to me 20 years ago.
When I was 40 they were saying that.
- Roy Ayers

The eyes of some of the fans at Davis Cup matches scare me.
There's no light in them.
Fixed emotions.
Blind worship.
Horror.
It makes me think of what happened to us long ago.
- Boris Becker

So I'm very grateful for everything that has happened in my life.
- Alice Barrett

'Design Star' was incredible, and I didn't think it could get any better,
and then 'Color Splash' happened.
- David Bromstad

I sometimes wonder what would've happened if I'd entered
the competition instead -
I'd probably have come nowhere and given up on the whole fiction game.
- Paul Kane

If something happened along the route and you had to
leave your children with Bob Dole or Bill Clinton,
I think you would probably leave them with Bob Dole.
- Bob Dole

News reports don't change the world.
Only facts change it, and those have already happened when we get the news.
- Friedrich Durrenmatt

What's happened is that an incessant,
an insidious insurgency has repeatedly attacked the
key infrastructure targets,
reducing outputs.
- Stuart Bowen

Without competition, the spectacular development of
technology that we have seen in the last one hundred
years in this country would not have happened.
- Lee R. Raymond

All this happened, more or less.
The war parts, anyway, are pretty much true.
- Kurt Vonnegut


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