But clearly at the same time you've got to get out there and connect with voters and actually respond to the needs, the frustrations, whatever problems their now saying are not being adequately solved.
Actually, my correspondent's language is better than mine. He can put his sentiment into words.
People from different parts of the world can respond to the same story if it says something to them about their own history and their own experience.
I started speaking about what I was dealing with through my music, and 4 million women responded and said, 'Us too, Mary.' And I didn't know that everyone was hurting like I was hurting. I had no idea.
The hand is man's most valuable servant; its dexterity enables it to respond to his slightest bidding.
Truth in philosophy means that concept and external reality correspond.
School was a waste of time for me. I was bored and left at 16. I started taking correspondence courses at college instead. I did incredibly well. I won an award for my grades.
To me, a lot of what makes a good actor is not what a teacher tells you to do but how you respond when you're on your own.
When I started to write 'Hannah's Child,' I realized that this had to be a book of passion, to have a certain kind of vulnerability. I think that people respond to that.
I have to admit that the empty prestige and the stupid glory - yes, the horrible rush, the deadly sense of importance that war brings to life - are hard illusions to shake off. Look at me, a war correspondent.
Nobody responds to being made to feel judged.
In terms of the ability to go out and win - this is why you have campaigns. You go out, and you take your issues to voters, and you put them out there, and people respond, or they don't.
I knew that I would be making music for my whole life; as far as how many people respond to it, you can't plan for that.
I never responded to teaching.
Fiction that responds to recent world events is a hostage to fortune, because all momentous events look very different a year, two years, three years later.
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