Historic Amsterdam, that old part you first see when you turn up at Centraal Station, may have its monuments, but it's also the most tawdry and overcrowded part of the city.
I do say that I am in favor of the return of the guillotine and that is for the worst of the worst of the guilty.
We're seeing quite a lot of people who really would like a return to class-based politics.
He can thread a needle with a well-turned phrase.
My mum taught me to knit when I was a child, and I turn to it, for some weird reason, when I'm feeling depressed.
I'm just trying to spread the word and upturn the myth that actually you should be resting after cancer treatment. You shouldn't; you should be getting out and doing any kind of exercise you can. You don't have to run a marathon, but you just have to up your activity levels.
It is not Kafka's fault that his wonderful writings have lately turned into a fad, and are read by people who have neither the ability nor the desire to absorb literature.
I don't think I ever went down that movie star path. I always enjoy taking a 90-degree turn from the last thing I did.
In dreams, anything can be anything, and everybody can do. We can fly, we can turn upside down, we can transform into anything.
The Macintosh having shipped, his next agenda was to turn the rest of Apple into the Mac group. He had perceived the rest of Apple wasn't as creative or motivated as the Mac team, and what you need to take over the company are managers, not innovators or technical people.
When a tradition gathers enough strength to go on for centuries, you don't just turn it off one day.
Manuscript: something submitted in haste and returned at leisure.
Most people wait for the muse to turn up. That's terribly unreliable. I have to sit down and pursue the muse by attempting to work.
Listen, I wish economic growth only went in one direction. It doesn't. There are economic downturns. They're painful, they're harmful, and they hurt families.
Often when a person can't get past stress, she will turn to overeating, drinking or smoking, which can become a greater problem than the stress itself.
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