I'm always studying my craft because I want to be the best at what I do.
Catholic schools in Indonesia routinely accept non-Catholic students, but exempt them from studying religion. Obama's school documents, though, wrongly list him as being Indonesian.
I'm not a big fan of talking about dying. And then I make a movie where I kill everybody.
Pacifism as a mass movement aims to avoid suffering; pacifists often say that no cause is worth suffering or dying for. The ethos of Solidarity is based on an opposite premise - that there are causes worth suffering and dying for.
You could hear him, literally, half a mile away when he opened up. He was at his peak then. He was, naturally, dying to get out of the place he was in, and he recorded for us his appeal for pardon to the governor.
We are all so much together, but we are all dying of loneliness.
The optimum frequency with which comedians should do a series is every year. I do one every three years. My audience is literally dying off.
The difficulty about all this dying, is that you can't tell a fellow anything about it, so where does the fun come in?
But when I first fell in love with the piano, I knew it was me. I was dying to play.
I fell in love with the piano. I knew it was me. I was dying to play.
I did a term at Cambridge University studying medicine, so I could potentially have followed in Mum and Dad's footsteps and become a doctor.
After a sound public education, I attended Penn and the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. After being drafted into the military and studying Indonesian, I emerged as a writer, not a painter.
Cross-cultural learning and studying abroad can be transformative.