I just try to do as good job with the material as I can and play some jazz as well, some improvised music, and do that every night. Just see where it goes. -- Mose Allison

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When you write, you don't have the social constraints of having people in front of you, so you talk about abstract matters.

When states like Alabama and Arizona passed some of the harshest immigration laws in history, my Attorney General took them on in court and we won.

The best way to predict your future is to create it.

There are questions that you don't ask because you're afraid of the answers to them.

Lost in the solitude of his immense power, he began to lose direction.

When I was a kid, I played basketball religiously. I begged my mom to get me voice lessons because I wanted to learn to sing the right way, but at the same time, I was playing Junior Olympic basketball, and I was playing point guard for my school. But I was wanting to get into entertainment, into music and film and television.

We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts.

When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don’t adjust the goals, adjust the action steps.

If the path be beautiful, let us not ask where it leads.

Acting means living, it's all I do and all I'm good at. If I weren't getting paid well, I would still be acting in a small troupe somewhere.

Quality is not an act, it is a habit.

It is kind of ironic that they caution pregnant women not to drink alcohol in case it harms the baby. If it wasn't for alcohol most women wouldn't be that way.

A country's assets reside in the tinkerers, the hobbyists, and the risk-takers.

Ah, beer. The cause of and the solution to all of life's problems.