Quotations on Projects

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I've been working with them for a couple years and a couple of projects. Essentially Robert F. Kennedy Jr., is the chief litigator for this corporation, this Alliance, and their job is to prosecute corporate polluters of the great bodies of water in North America.
- Richard Dean Anderson
(Keywords: Alliance, America, Corporate, Job, Projects, Water, Years)

I go on giving interviews because I've been brought up to support the projects I'm involved in. When you've enjoyed working on a production, you want to do them a favour.
- Francesca Annis
(Keywords: Giving, Production, Projects, Support, Want)

I want to make films that make a difference. I want to be out and hope that that will make things better for gay people and for myself. I hope one day I can start to make the kind of projects or be involved with kind of projects that can really make a difference.
- Jill Bennett
(Keywords: People, Hope, Day, Difference, Gay, Projects, Want, Will)

The process of putting the DVD and the CD together was great fun, because it provided a good excuse for the four of us to make time to get together again. I am especially pleased with the end result of these two projects.
- Dave Blood
(Keywords: Time, End, Fun, Projects, Result)

For years I've kept a list of dream projects.
- Michael Bolton
(Keywords: Dream, Projects, Years)

There will be no politics, no ifs and buts; if we see something and feel that work needs to be done, we will get people here we can rely on and ensure it is done in the same thorough way as our other projects.
- Ian Botham
(Keywords: Work, Politics, People, Needs, Projects, Will)

My m.o. as far as choosing projects is I really try not to work. I try to not do the scripts that are offered me. I'm in this wonderful position to be able to do that. The reason I do that is because I know what it takes once I engage, what that means for me personally and for my wife.
- Jeff Bridges
(Keywords: Work, Wife, Projects, Reason)

With each of those projects I wasn't thinking about how the layout would really affect the story I was working on - it wasn't the content that was affecting the layout, it was, how I wanted to draw at that point in time.
- Chester Brown
(Keywords: Time, Content, Projects, Thinking)

I write about five thousand words a day, when working on a book, about three thousand a day if I'm writing a short story. I take long periods off between projects, when I read a lot, garden, and think about the next book or stories.
- Eric Brown
(Keywords: Day, Garden, Projects, Words, Writing)

Other projects later this year, but I think it's going to be a very very busy year this year with Star Wars and the re-release, so I'm sort of running about going backwards and forwards to America, Japan, Mexico. So there will be a lot of things to do.
- Jeremy Bulloch
(Keywords: America, Projects, Running, Will)

In the housing projects, people talked of ways to reduce crime, relieve overcrowding, and they were good ideas that we plan to study, and possibly implement.
- Jane Byrne
(Keywords: People, Ideas, Crime, Projects, Study)

I need to decide whether to apply for college or delay it for a couple of years while I pursue some more acting projects. Right now I'm trying to sort things out, so I can make the right choices.
- Lacey Chabert
(Keywords: Acting, Choices, College, Delay, Now, Projects, Right, Trying, Years)

The government needs to help those in need, but members of Congress shouldn't take advantage of the situation and use a national tragedy as an opportunity to spend taxpayer dollars on their pet projects.
- Chris Chocola
(Keywords: Government, Pet, Opportunity, Congress, Help, Needs, Projects, Tragedy)

If you can help other people understand those truths - and in my mind, the only way I know to do that is with large scale, multi-year research projects, where you start with a question and then very rigorously and comprehensively answer that question.
- James Collins
(Keywords: People, Help, Mind, Projects, Question, Research)

To be honest, producing records interests me less at the moment and I really don't want to get involved in album projects that are going to take up a lot of time.
- Phil Collins
(Keywords: Time, Projects, Want)

Everything changes as a mother. Yes, work has changed. The projects that I choose are even more important to me now. The world he's growing up in and the kind of stimulus that is out there; they are so precious and I'd do anything to protect him.
- Jennifer Connelly
(Keywords: Work, Mother, Growing up, Now, Projects, World)

I felt for a long time that this is what I want to do so I'm happy at this point to just take my time and work on projects that I feel strongly about, and the rest of the time just live my life.
- Jennifer Connelly
(Keywords: Life, Time, Work, Projects, Rest, Want)

The structural thinking I use in the concert hall is unnecessary to most film projects, and most film composers make better use of the enormous range of pop and other materials and techniques required of them than I probably would, faced with the same challenge.
- John Corigliano
(Keywords: Challenge, Composers, Film, Projects, Thinking)

Sorry, but there is no pleasure in finding new ways of saying the same stuff about projects which tanked.
- Alex Cox
(Keywords: Pleasure, Projects, Saying)

I never take on anything that is just for the money or just for, you know. I always have to connect with it in a very personal way because I believe the audience will sense whether I'm into it or not, so I don't take on projects that I'm not really passionate about.
- Deborah Cox
(Keywords: Money, Projects, Sense, Will)

The Texas Energy Office's Loan Star Program has reduced building energy consumption and taxpayers' energy costs through the efficient operation of public buildings, saving taxpayers more than $172 million through energy efficiency projects.
- Rosa DeLauro
(Keywords: Building, Efficiency, Energy, Office, Projects, Public)

I'm trying my hand at writing. I'm writing a couple of projects for HBO, a half hour comedy and a miniseries.
- Charles S. Dutton
(Keywords: Comedy, Projects, Trying, Writing)

My capital budget maintains my commitment to the education of children, health of the Chesapeake Bay, and safety of all Maryland citizens. We will continue to focus on the five pillars of my Administration as we build today and look forward to the projects of the future.
- Robert. L. Ehrlich
(Keywords: Education, Health, Children, Commitment, Focus, Future, Projects, Safety, Today, Will)

We're talking to New Line. They've got a couple projects they're interested in me doing and I'm having meetings at MGM. There's a lot of available projects.
- David R. Ellis
(Keywords: Meetings, Projects, Talking)

What do you want to get done? In what order of importance? Over what period of time? What is the time available? What is the best strategy for application of time to projects for the most effective results?
- Ted W. Engstrom
(Keywords: Time, Strategy, Importance, Order, Projects, Results, Want)

Control is the wrong word. The practice is very much about sharing, and, in any creative practice, some individuals, whether partners or directors, are much closer to certain projects than I could ever be.
- Norman Foster
(Keywords: Control, Practice, Projects, Sharing, Word, Wrong)

Those who govern, having much business on their hands, do not generally like to take the trouble of considering and carrying into execution new projects. The best public measures are therefore seldom adopted from previous wisdom, but forced by the occasion.
- Benjamin Franklin
(Keywords: Business, Wisdom, Execution, Projects, Public, Trouble)

While it was a very interesting period in my life, I was happy to get back to more direct contact with students in the classroom and in my research projects.
- Jerome Isaac Friedman
(Keywords: Life, Classroom, Projects, Research, Students)

I pretty much only write by default, because I want to make certain projects so instead of trying to wait and find them, I create them, but I'm not really a writer.
- Sara Gilbert
(Keywords: Pretty, Projects, Trying, Want, Writer)

I've been writing a lot, I've a few projects I'm trying to finance, I do some acting, I do some directing... Apart from that, if I could get lower that a ten handicap on my golf game I'd be thrilled.
- Paul M. Glaser
(Keywords: Finance, Acting, Golf, Projects, Trying, Writing)

Where is the politician who has not promised to fight to the death for lower taxes- and who has not proceeded to vote for the very spending projects that make tax cuts impossible?
- Barry Goldwater
(Keywords: Death, Fight, Tax, Projects, Tax cuts, Taxes, Vote)

I'm glad I have an outlet. I don't think I would put my aggression elsewhere, but working on the projects I have worked on, you tend to benefit personally from trying to wrap your head around the way other people look at the world.
- Ryan Gosling
(Keywords: People, Aggression, Projects, Trying, World)

After 4 years on NYPD Blue it has been nice to have the summer off and spend time with family and friends. There are a few projects I am interested in and plan to be working this fall.
- Mark-Paul Gosselaar
(Keywords: Family, Time, Friends, Projects, Summer, Years)

Pixar is going in the direction of the early Disney. And it's also corporate, where they have four or five projects in the works. I don't want to get into that subject.
- Joe Grant
(Keywords: Corporate, Direction, Disney, Projects, Want)

I'd like to find great roles close to home and work on great projects while staying near my family. My family's the most important thing to me right now.
- Harry Hamlin
(Keywords: Home, Work, Family, Now, Projects, Right)

I hope to do films. Right now I'm just doing projects that are interesting.
- Melissa Joan Hart
(Keywords: Hope, Now, Projects, Right)

For the last 20 years of my life, I've had the mantra to do amazing parts with amazing people in amazing projects, so I'm attracted to good story, writing and character and good people. That's what I'm always searching for and I don't think that's ever going to change.
- John Hawkes
(Keywords: Change, Life, People, Character, Projects, Writing, Years)

The band projects just took natural priority. I didn't really have a solo career, just wanted to share the music in another way and to learn more about writing, recording, etcetera.
- Ken Hensley
(Keywords: Music, Career, Projects, Writing)

I travel around the world constantly promoting my projects and endorsing products. Yes, I do get paid to go to parties; in fact, I'm the person who started the whole trend of paid appearances. But when you see me at a party, I'm always working or promoting something.
- Paris Hilton
(Keywords: Travel, Fact, Party, Projects, World)

In some cases we've been building tools that are specific to Linux for the desktop, and they only work on Linux, but I see two major projects that are wildly, wildly successful: Mozilla and OpenOffice, and those two programs are cross platform.
- Miguel de Icaza
(Keywords: Work, Building, Linux, Projects, Tools)

NSF is the only federal agency with a proven track record of selecting education projects through a rigorous, careful and competitive process that draws on a wide variety of experts from outside government.
- Bob Inglis
(Keywords: Education, Government, Experts, Projects, Variety)

Where I grew up - I grew up on the north side of Akron, lived in the projects. So those scared and lonely nights - that's every night. You hear a lot of police sirens, you hear a lot of gunfire. Things that you don't want your kids to hear growing up.
- LeBron James
(Keywords: Growing up, Kids, Lonely, Night, Police, Projects, Want)

Architects are pretty much high-class whores. We can turn down projects the way they can turn down some clients, but we've both got to say yes to someone if we want to stay in business.
- Philip Johnson
(Keywords: Business, Clients, Pretty, Projects, Want)

I like to do projects in which you can see statistical results. I am very happy for all these small children, who have been the biggest group of victims of iodine deficiency.
- Anatoly Karpov
(Keywords: Children, Projects, Results, Victims)

I would hope we would begin a series of projects that would do more to bring the different parts of the university together in the study of Asia, for example, in the study of the professions in Asia.
- William Kirby
(Keywords: Hope, Example, Projects, Study, University)

On another level, I want to mention that I have a strong Jewish identity and - over the years - have been involved in several Jewish projects, such as the establishment of a strong program of Judaic Studies at the University of California in San Diego.
- Walter Kohn
(Keywords: Identity, Projects, University, Want, Years)

We are telling veterans they must sacrifice to pay for the pet projects and contracts to campaign donors of powerful members of Congress.
- Nick Lampson
(Keywords: Pet, Sacrifice, Congress, Projects, Veterans)

I started on the use of the Internet for scientific communication. Our research group was one of the very first to make really systematic use of it as a way of managing research projects.
- Joshua Lederberg
(Keywords: Communication, First, Internet, Projects, Research)

Some writing and production projects will be a great way to spend my elderly rock years.
- Geddy Lee
(Keywords: Elderly, Production, Projects, Will, Writing, Years)

We've had to set a workshop up; we've had to equip the workshop and everything else. But all that equipment is there now and whatever projects they want to use it for in the future.
- David Leslie
(Keywords: Future, Now, Projects, Want)



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