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I think some people would love to be able to make the clothes I make - and of course, I do influence them, but they keep simplifying, and minimalism doesn't quite work.

I think the girl who is able to earn her own living and pay her own way should be as happy as anybody on earth. The sense of independence and security is very sweet.

I think you should be a child for as long as you can. I have been successful for 74 years being able to do that. Don't rush into adulthood, it isn't all that much fun.

I thought about how we need to make children feel that there are times in their lives when they need to be alone and quiet and to be able to accept their aloneness.

I want to be able to look back and say, 'I've done everything I can, and I was successful.' I don't want to look back and say I should have done this or that. I'd like to change things for the younger generation of swimmers coming along.

I want to be able to say that a rap career could be ten albums.

I wanted to be a doctor that I might be able to work without having to talk because for years I had been giving myself out in words.

I was gratified to be able to answer promptly, and I did. I said I didn't know.

I was never a Certified Public Accountant. I just had a degree in accounting. It would require passing a test, which I would not have been able to do.

I was privileged to be able to study a year with Martha Graham, the last year she was teaching.

I was seldom able to see an opportunity until it had ceased to be one.

I would rather be able to appreciate things I can not have than to have things I am not able to appreciate.

I would still like to have that luxury, to be able to just sit and draw for hours and hours and hours. In a way, that's what I do as a writer.

I'd rather be able to face myself in the bathroom mirror than be rich and famous.

I'm lucky to not have a real job, to be able to express myself, be creative and be relevant.

I'm so happy to be able to give kids the opportunity to learn about amazing world of dance and music that I've have been lucky enough to make such a big part of my own life.

I've been very fortunate to be able to use my series as a platform to show a good message for the kids.

I've gone through back surgery a couple times, and of course, my radiation treatments for six weeks got me to the point where I was not able to play at the level that I was accustomed to.

I've gotten very good at scheduling my life, scheduling the scene and preparing myself for knowing, saving the energy, consuming the energy, knowing when to go for it and having the available reserves to be able to do that. You have to think about that, because it's endurance.

I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.


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