I want to be able to touch … (Alain de Botton)

I want to be able to touch people's heart through my music. I want to bring a smile on every face. In my own humble, small way, I want to touch lives.

Adnan Sami

I did a couple of movies in Brazil, and the actors were incredibly congenial and hung out together a lot. Even the biggest stars would do radio commercials – they're not put on a pedestal like they are in the United States.

Alan Arkin

By doing a masala film or wearing a bikini, I am not trying to change my image.

Aditi Rao Hydari

My grandmother, whom I adored, and who partly raised me, loved Liberace, and she watched Liberace every afternoon, and when she watched Liberace, she'd get dressed up and put on makeup because I think she thought if she could see Liberace, Liberace could see her.

Alan Furst

Did you know I started out as a stand-up comic? People don't believe me when I tell them. That's how I saw myself, in comedy.

Al Pacino

Learning to give up on perfection may be just about the most romantic move any of us could make.

Alain de Botton