If you are lucky enough to have a parent or two alive on this planet, call them. Don't text; don't e-mail. Call them on the phone.
No poet or novelist wishes he were the only one who ever lived, but most of them wish they were the only one alive, and quite a number fondly believe their wish has been granted.
I can't say that there are 'things' that make me come alive. There are thoughts that make me come alive.
My family, you know, are all still, you know, very close. We're all still very close. Mom and Daddy are still alive. So, what more can you ask for? Your kids are healthy.
We are supposed to write poetry to keep the gods alive.
The reviews are getting better, but they always do, in time, if you're still alive.
The past is not dead, it is living in us, and will be alive in the future which we are now helping to make.
I know that I'm very lucky to be alive. For 35 or 40 years I've spilt my blood and broke my bones and spent years in hospitals.
As we know, while our species remains alive, everybody has the sacred duty to be optimistic. Ethically, any other behaviour wouldn't be admissible.
Advertising is - quite often - alive to our real needs. It's just the products on offer might not be the things that will help us satisfy them.
I learn poetry, learn text, and that really keeps you alive.
I have always been fascinated with romance and the fact that it is so effortless when we first fall in love but how it then becomes a conscious effort to stay creative and connected. Thats why I always say, 'Get wise: keep your romance alive.'
Life is trouble. Only death is not. To be alive is to unfasten your belt and look for a fight.
Saddam Hussein didn't kill 3,100 people on Sept. 11. Osama bin Laden did, and as far as we know he's still alive.
I look at myself as the luckiest man alive.
You know you've been around when they start to remake your own movies when you're still alive.
Going through chemo is like investing money in a retirement account. You feel the hit right now, but later in life you get to reap the benefits - by still being alive.
If you are not bored by life, and your primary motto is enthusiasm and if you like your friends, family around you, it all translates into your designs. That's what keeps the creativity alive.
It's a great time to be alive.
The moment comes when a character does or says something you hadn't thought about. At that moment he's alive and you leave it to him.
If the Christians who were alive in the 1770s behaved and believed like the Christians of today, there wouldn't be an America as we know it.