But it must not be thought that I say this out of personal experience: for in the many years that I have been before the public my secret methods have been steadily shielded by the strict integrity of my assistants, most of whom have been with me for years.Harry Houdini
Another method of eating burning coals employs small balls of burned cotton in a dish of burning alcohol.Harry Houdini
But then, so far as I know, I am the only performer who ever pledged his assistants to secrecy, honor and allegiance under a notarial oath.Harry Houdini
Die Bildung hat darin versagt, die wertvollste Lektion weiter zu tragen, die die Wissenschaft lehren kann: Skepsis.
Education has failed in a very serious way to convey the most important lesson science can teach: skepticism.David Suzuki
The human brain now holds the key to our future. We have to recall the image of the planet from outer space: a single entity in which air, water, and continents are interconnected. That is our home.David Suzuki
As a kid, I loved Paula Poundstone and Richard Pryor. But my mother was a huge influence on my comedy.Tig Notaro
Um zu gewinnen, muss man mehr Tore schießen als sein Gegner.
To win you have to score one more goal than your opponent.FußballJohan Cruyff
I think that in a year I may retire. I cannot take my money with me when I die and I wish to enjoy it, with my family, while I live. I should prefer living in Germany to any other country, though I am an American, and am loyal to my country.Harry Houdini
My career has always kind of moved forward and upward. I've never had anything kind of stall out or go in the opposite direction. I've always kind of been moving in the right direction.Tig Notaro
Comedy was a secret want, but it wasn't anything I pursued.Tig Notaro
Sometimes I know a film might not pull the audience to the theatres and have a great collection at the box office. But I need to do these films for creative satisfaction and give something different to the audience.Emraan Hashmi
Jeder Nachteil hat auch einen Vorteil.
Every disadvantage has its advantage.Vorteile & NachteileJohan Cruyff
In the environmental movement, every time you lose a battle it's for good, but our victories always seem to be temporary and we keep fighting them over and over again.David Suzuki
We must reinvent a future free of blinders so that we can choose from real options.David Suzuki
I didn't like to stop playing for a second to bother with eating or going to the bathroom. I was a really skinny kid, and I remember my mother always telling people, 'I don't know how she's alive. I think she gets all of her nutrients from air pollution.'Tig Notaro
The effort always remains that my new film outdoes my last in terms of performance and gets better box office success. Box office is the sole reason why I do films.Emraan Hashmi
I don't want to be a thief of my own wallet.Johan Cruyff
The most important part are the fans, that people going home are happy. It's their time off, and you should give them something to enjoy.Johan Cruyff
It's the story of an American who wants to become a dictator and goes to Europe with a sidekick to interview various Fascists to find out how the Nazis and Mussolini got into power.Lawrence Ferlinghetti
I think if there's a great depression there might be some hope.Lawrence Ferlinghetti
And the Blue Angels are coming back to scare the local population. I remember seeing old Vietnamese women ducking under the benches in Washington Square; they thought they were back in the war.Lawrence Ferlinghetti
I am tired of kissing on screen. I have to do it because it is synonymous with me. Also, the producers and directors want to add that element. I don't give it too much importance.Emraan Hashmi
As an actor, I was not accepted for the longest time. But it did not deter me, as the audience had accepted me. I never compared myself with any other actors. I never had any game plan and took whatever came my way.Emraan Hashmi
My films have a bold interpretation. They are unapologetic about showing intimacy. Going by the number of people who come to watch my films, this is what our target audience yearns for.Emraan Hashmi
Coincidence is logical.Johan Cruyff
I'm reading a book about Romaine Brooks, a wonderful painter from early in the last century.Lawrence Ferlinghetti
Don't patronize the chain bookstores. Every time I see some author scheduled to read and sign his books at a chain bookstore, I feel like telling him he's stabbing the independent bookstores in the back.Lawrence Ferlinghetti
Bei REWE am Pfandautomaten klebt ein Zettel: 'Auch hier bitte 1,5 m Abstand!'
Das Zielen war echt schwer, aber nach 20 Minuten hatte ich meine 3 Flaschen drin.
Die Wut des Virus zeigt die Torheit des Krieges. Deshalb fordere ich heute einen sofortigen globalen Waffenstillstand in allen Teilen der Welt. Es ist Zeit, Konflikte zu beenden und uns gemeinsam auf den Kampf um unser Leben zu konzentrieren.
The fury of the virus illustrates the folly of war. That is why today, I am calling for an immediate global ceasefire in all corners of the world. It is time to put armed conflict on lockdown and focus together on the true fight of our lives.CoronavirusAntónio Guterres (als Generalsekretär der Vereinten Nationen), März 2020
Manchmal sind es die kleinsten Entscheidungen, die das Leben für immer verändern können.
Sometimes it's the smallest decisions that can change your life forever.Entscheidungen, KleinigkeitenKeri Russell
Ich liebe es, zu singen. Das fällt mir am leichtesten.
I love to sing. It's the easiest thing for me to do.Chaka Khan
Jeder Mensch sollte in den Spiegel schauen und etwas sehen, was er besser machen kann. Fertig.
Each individual has got to look themselves in the mirror and try and see what they can do better. Period. Point blank.Charakter, MotivationJason Kidd
I'd like to work on putting art programs back in schools.Chaka Khan
There are a lot of people I would have liked to have collaborated with, and would still like to.Chaka Khan
Akademischer Erfolg basiert auf Forschung und Publikationen.
Academic success depends on research and publications.WissenschaftPhilip Zimbardo
Es ist traurig, wenn Mädchen das Gefühl haben, dass sie außer ihrer Schönheit nichts bieten können.
It's sad when girls think they don't have anything going on except being pretty.SchönheitKeri Russell
Tanzen liebe ich mehr als alles andere auf der Welt.
Dance is definitely what I love doing much more than anything else.Keri Russell
If I love a song, I make it mine.Chaka Khan
I can't be bothered anymore about giving songs titles.Damon Albarn
After doing psychology for half a century, my passion for all of it is greater than ever.Philip Zimbardo
Yeah, I like being on my own. I do. I tend to be a loner, so I'm okay. I'm not okay when I have to be around everyone all the time.Keri Russell
Als ich ein Kind war, habe ich immer mit Leuten gespielt, die doppelt so alt waren wie ich, daher war ich immer der letzte, der gewählt wurde. Wenn ich auf dem Feld bleiben wollte, musste ich den Ball zum stärksten Spieler bringen. Das war mein Job.
When I was a little kid I used to play with guys twice my age, so, I was the last one picked, so if I picked I knew that I had to get the ball to the scorer if I wanted to stay on the court, so that was pretty much my job.Jason Kidd
You know, it's just tough to get together and do work with somebody.Chaka Khan
Being in Blur has allowed me to travel and hear the music that's being made all over the world.Damon Albarn
As a musician usually music is your way out.Damon Albarn
I'm saying to be a hero is means you step across the line and are willing to make a sacrifice, so heroes always are making a sacrifice. Heroes always take a risk. Heroes always deviant. Heroes always doing something that most people don't and we want to change - I want to democratise heroism to say any of us can be a hero.Philip Zimbardo
There's always room for improvement. We have a nucleus that's pretty good. You want players that will help.Jason Kidd
Yeah, I play a lot of their games. Going way back to Bulls vs. Lakers to the later Live stuff, I go at it quite a bit. More than anything tough, I play Madden.Jason Kidd
As soon as it sounds fine, I'm on to the next thing, man.Damon Albarn
And there are no stars and that you're never really sure who's doing what and what voice is what and, you know what I mean? It's supposed to be quite elusive.Damon Albarn