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I'm so sick of hearing how there's no strong roles for women. I don't care about strong roles. I just want to see women who are characters! A nun, a serial killer, a housewife, as long as there's some depth there. Martha Plimpton
[ Care Characters Depth Hearing Housewife How Just Killer Long Nun Roles See Serial Sick Some Strong Want Women]
Unfortunately, cancer is the number one killer of children in this country today, and it destroys not only these innocent victims, but their families as well. Michael McCaul
[ Cancer Children Country Destroys Families Innocent Killer Number Only Their These Today Unfortunately Victims Well]
The accepted definition of a serial killer is a person who kills at least three times with a cooling off period in between his murders. Pat Brown
[ Accepted Between Cooling Definition His Killer Kills Least Murders Off Period Person Serial Three Times]
Normally, I could hit hard enough, as anyone who studied my fights might have known. But the impression was that I was essentially defensive, the very reverse of a killer, the prize fighter who read books, even Shakespeare. Gene Tunney
[ Anyone Books Could Defensive Enough Essentially Even Fighter Fights Hard Hit Impression Killer Known Might Normally Prize Read Reverse Shakespeare Studied Very]
Your best penalty killer is your goalie. Dave Allison
[ Best Killer Penalty Your]
Movies these days have made killers into funny people. What's that all about? I've got kids and family and friends, and I don't like bad things. I don't think they're funny, and it's irresponsible to make movies that don't show you how that's not good. Billy Bob Thornton
[ Bad Days Family Friends Funny Good Got How Into Irresponsible Kids Killers Made Make Movies Show These Things Think]
I think capital punishment works great. Every killer you kill never kills again. Bill Maher
[ Again Capital Every Great Kill Killer Kills Never Punishment Think Works]
While there are many wonderful police investigators out there doing some very fine work, the majority of the time it is not brains that catches serial killers. Pat Brown
[ Brains Catches Doing Fine Investigators Killers Majority Many Out Police Serial Some Time Very While Wonderful Work]
That's why I had to leave Hair on Broadway, because I did it for about a year, and one night I was doing the show, and I realized, well, this is not real. I told the director. He says, man, it was a killer show tonight. Barry McGuire
[ Because Broadway Did Director Doing Had Hair Killer Leave Man Night Real Realized Says Show Told Tonight Well Why Year]
Anxiety is love's greatest killer. It makes others feel as you might when a drowning man holds on to you. You want to save him, but you know he will strangle you with his panic. Anais Nin
[ Anxiety Drowning Feel Greatest Him His Holds Killer Know Love Makes Man Might Others Panic Save Strangle Want Will]
One could make money and get a career going with a low-budget horror film about killers attacking on holidays. It is always flattering to have somebody copy you. John Carpenter
[ Always Attacking Career Copy Could Film Flattering Get Going Holidays Horror Killers Low-Budget Make Money Somebody]
I have always viewed the mission of Wikipedia to be much bigger than just creating a killer website. We're doing that of course, and having a lot of fun doing it, but a big part of what motivates us is our larger mission to affect the world in a positive way. Jimmy Wales
[ Affect Always Big Bigger Course Creating Doing Fun Having Just Killer Larger Lot Mission Motivates Much Our Part Positive Than Us Viewed Way Website World]
We need to take command of the solar system to gain that wealth, and to escape the sea of paper our government is becoming, and for some decent chance of stopping a Dinosaur Killer asteroid. Larry Niven
[ Asteroid Becoming Chance Command Decent Dinosaur Escape Gain Government Killer Need Our Paper Sea Solar Some Stopping System Take Wealth]
As soon as men know that they can kill without fear of punishment or blame, they kill; or at least they encourage killers with approving smiles. Simone Weil
[ Approving Blame Encourage Fear Kill Killers Know Least Men Punishment Smiles Soon Without]
I would say that without any doubt he's the killer - the law says beyond a reasonable doubt and to a moral certainty which I - there's no question that he was the killer of President Kennedy. Henry Wade
[ Any Beyond Certainty Doubt Kennedy Killer Law Moral President Question Reasonable Say Says Which Without Would]
America is still the No. 1 killer in the world. Jeremiah Wright
[ America Killer Still World]
The most important issue for the killer is the ability to get a victim easily and successfully. Pat Brown
[ Ability Easily Get Important Issue Killer Most Successfully Victim]
My dream role would probably be a psycho killer, because the whole thing I love about movies is that you get to do things you could never do in real life, and that would be my way of vicariously experiencing being a psycho killer. Also, it's incredibly romantic. Christina Ricci
[ Also Because Being Could Dream Experiencing Get Incredibly Killer Life Love Movies Never Probably Psycho Real Role Romantic Thing Things Vicariously Way Whole Would]
Few governments in the world, for example, praise human rights more ardently than does the government of France, and few have a worse record of supporting tyrants and killers. Richard Perle
[ Ardently Does Example Few France Government Governments Human Killers More Praise Record Rights Supporting Than Tyrants World Worse]
There are many more serial killers living outside the prison walls than inside. Pat Brown
[ Inside Killers Living Many More Outside Prison Serial Than Walls]
Most well-known serial killers have victims numbering in the dozens, have sent taunting letters to the police or have done bizarre things to the bodies. Pat Brown
[ Bizarre Bodies Done Dozens Killers Letters Most Numbering Police Sent Serial Things Victims Well-Known]
What does signature mean? Supposedly these are the added touches that make the crime personal to the killer. Pat Brown
[ Added Crime Does Killer Make Mean Personal Signature Supposedly These Touches]
I read a book recently by a psychiatrist who was able to interview a few serial killers and she had a thesis on how you could figure these people out. And she thinks that there are things that could tell you whether someone has the potential to do that. Tom Araya
[ Able Book Could Few Figure Had How Interview Killers Out Potential Psychiatrist Read Recently Serial She Someone Tell These Thesis Things Thinks Whether]
Democracy is supposed to give you the feeling of choice, like Painkiller X and Painkiller Y. But they're both just aspirin. Gore Vidal
[ Aspirin Both Choice Democracy Feeling Give Just Supposed]
So evidently music was a killer app and is a killer app for computer and the Internet; it just took the tech industry a long time to hear that message. Thomas Dolby
[ Computer Evidently Hear Industry Internet Just Killer Long Message Music Tech Time Took]
In reality, serial killers are of average intelligence. Pat Brown
[ Average Intelligence Killers Reality Serial]
Lack of time is a real health killer. Marilu Henner
[ Health Killer Lack Real Time]
Well I think that the mind of a serial killer and the mind of the detectives represent the duality we face as people. Paul Guilfoyle
[ Detectives Duality Face Killer Mind Represent Serial Think Well]
We assume people we know can't be serial killers. Pat Brown
[ Assume Killers Know Serial]
Nowadays, with much more racial and ethnic mixing, we are seeing serial killers murdering a variety of victims; whoever comes along will most likely do. Pat Brown
[ Along Comes Ethnic Killers Likely Mixing More Most Much Murdering Nowadays Racial Seeing Serial Variety Victims Whoever Will]
I guess the painkillers wipe out your memory along with your ethics. Keith Olbermann
[ Along Ethics Guess Memory Out Wipe Your]
I was 23 years old. It was a wild time. I was covering everything that blew up - blackouts, Studio 54, son of Sam killer, and all of that stuff. John Tesh
[ Blew Covering Everything Killer Old Sam Son Studio Stuff Time Up Wild Years]
If I went out in killer heels and full makeup, blow dry, the whole thing - anyone dressed up like that could be intimidating to men and women, really. It's so, look at me. Do you know what I mean? But I love women. Rachel Weisz
[ Anyone Blow Could Dressed Dry Full Heels Intimidating Killer Know Look Love Makeup Mean Men Out Really Thing Up Went Whole Women]
The real killers in the business world aren't the ones who aim for the top, it's the ones who aim for two notches below the top. Doug Coupland
[ Aim Below Business Killers Ones Real Top Two World]
Anybody who has ever been in business, anybody who has ever paid bills, anybody who has ever lived in a serious adult life knows that indebtedness is a killer. Frank Lautenberg
[ Adult Anybody Been Bills Business Ever Indebtedness Killer Knows Life Lived Paid Serious]
They really stay just characters to me. I look at them, and I don't see always the same person up there. And hopefully, people will see that too. Because it's very easy to bore people, and that's a killer. So hopefully that won't happen. Charlize Theron
[ Always Because Bore Characters Easy Happen Hopefully Just Killer Look Person Really Same See Stay Them Too Up Very Will Won]
I am a serial killer. I would kill again. Aileen Wuornos
[ Again Am Kill Killer Serial Would]
I don't pay attention to target audiences and therefore I often hear that I am a ratings killer, somebody who fundamentally doesn't care whether one person is watching or an entire soccer stadium. Alexander Kluge
[ Am Attention Audiences Care Entire Fundamentally Hear Killer Often Pay Person Ratings Soccer Somebody Stadium Target Therefore Watching Whether]
When I have been asked during these last weeks who caused the riots and the killing in L.A., my answer has been direct and simple: Who is to blame for the riots? The rioters are to blame. Who is to blame for the killings? The killers are to blame. Dan Quayle
[ Answer Asked Been Blame Caused Direct During Killers Killing Killings Last Riots Simple These Weeks]
There is no possible negotiation with these killers. Our aim is to win over terrorism. Only by being firm we can stop terrorism. We must be firm fighting the terrorists and opposing the final aims they want to achieve. Jose Maria Aznar
[ Achieve Aim Aims Being Fighting Final Firm Killers Must Negotiation Only Opposing Our Over Possible Stop Terrorism Terrorists These Want Win]
A sword never kills anybody; it is a tool in the killer's hand. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Anybody Hand Killer Kills Never Sword Tool]
Heart disease continues to be the number one killer; cancer, the number 2 killer, not far behind. The tragic aspect of these deadly diseases is that they could all be cured, I do believe, if we had sufficient funding. Arlen Specter
[ Aspect Behind Believe Cancer Continues Could Cured Deadly Disease Diseases Far Funding Had Heart Killer Number Sufficient These Tragic]
I'm a pretty quiet guy, but if people want to think of me as a lady killer, I guess that's good. James Woods
[ Good Guess Guy Killer Lady Pretty Quiet Think Want]
Isolation is a dream killer. Barbara Sher
[ Dream Isolation Killer]
I shot a lot of close-ups on this movie 'cause there's like a dual mystery, she's searching through her haunted past to find some truth and she's also following an external mystery where she comes to think she might be the killer. Philip Kaufman
[ Also Cause Comes Dual External Find Following Haunted Her Killer Lot Might Movie Mystery Past Searching She Shot Some Think Through Truth Where]
War drags human beings from their tasks of building and improving, and pushes them en masse into the category of destroyers and killers. Scott Nearing
[ Beings Building Category Destroyers Drags En Human Improving Into Killers Masse Pushes Tasks Their Them War]
In Halloween, I viewed the characters as simply normal teenagers. Laurie, Jamie Lee's character, was shy and somewhat repressed. And Michael Myers, the killer, is definitely repressed. They have certain similarities. John Carpenter
[ Certain Character Characters Definitely Halloween Jamie Killer Laurie Lee Michael Myers Normal Repressed Shy Similarities Simply Somewhat Teenagers Viewed]
One night last summer, all the killers in my head assembled on a stage in Massachusetts to sing show tunes. Sarah Vowell
[ Assembled Head Killers Last Massachusetts Night Show Sing Stage Summer Tunes]
Many of the less prolific killers' stories go unheard because they simply don't make good books. Pat Brown
[ Because Books Go Good Killers Less Make Many Prolific Simply Stories Unheard]
Jim Thompson understood something about the serial killer before the psychology caught up to it, which is that they are detached to it and they do want to get caught. Val Kilmer
[ Before Caught Detached Get Jim Killer Psychology Serial Something Thompson Understood Up Want Which]
I don't think Capote loved Smith. But he did make a deep connection. It upset some people, because that had never been the approach to journalistic crime writing, to look into the mind of the killer. Gerald Clarke
[ Approach Because Been Capote Connection Crime Deep Did Had Into Journalistic Killer Look Loved Make Mind Never Smith Some Think Upset Writing]
I followed him at the time and thought he was hysterical. He was the first serial killer, a new kettle of fish, because we didn't have the detection techniques in those days. Matthew Bright
[ Because Days Detection First Fish Followed Him Hysterical Kettle Killer New Serial Techniques Those Thought Time]
The corporate killer downsizing is directly responsive to what the mutual funds have wanted. Jim Cramer
[ Corporate Directly Downsizing Funds Killer Mutual Responsive Wanted]
Before we make love my husband takes a pain killer. Joan Rivers
[ Before Husband Killer Love Make Pain Takes]
The killer app that got the world ready for appliances was the light bulb. So the light bulb is what wired the world. And they weren't thinking about appliances when they wired the world. They were really thinking about - they weren't putting electricity into the home. They were putting lighting into the home. Jeff Bezos
[ Appliances Bulb Electricity Got Home Into Killer Light Lighting Putting Ready Really Thinking Were Weren Wired World]
I was actually perfectly happy when I had no money, which lasted right up until we had a hit with Killer Queen, in 1974. I never wanted for anything. Brian May
[ Actually Anything Had Happy Hit Killer Lasted Money Never Perfectly Queen Right Until Up Wanted Which]
A street thug and a paid killer are professionals - beasts of prey, if you will, who have dissociated themselves from the rest of humanity and can now see human beings in the same way that trout fishermen see trout. Willard Gaylin
[ Beasts Beings Fishermen Human Humanity Killer Now Paid Prey Professionals Rest Same See Street Themselves Thug Trout Way Will]
Telling the community a serial killer is out there stirs up a lot of unpleasant attention. Pat Brown
[ Attention Community Killer Lot Out Serial Stirs Telling Unpleasant Up]
I do look forward to doing things in the future that I haven't done before. Do you know what I have always dreamt about? Playing a serial killer! Jonathan Brandis
[ Always Before Doing Done Dreamt Forward Future Haven Killer Know Look Playing Serial Things]
Serial killers are everywhere! Well, perhaps not in our neighborhood, but on our television screens, at the movie theatres, and in rows and rows of books at our local Borders or Barnes and Noble Booksellers. Pat Brown
[ Barnes Books Booksellers Borders Everywhere Killers Local Movie Neighborhood Noble Our Perhaps Rows Screens Serial Television Theatres Well]
If you can manipulate news, a judge can manipulate the law. A smart lawyer can keep a killer out of jail, a smart accountant can keep a thief from paying taxes, a smart reporter could ruin your reputation- unfairly. Mario Cuomo
[ Accountant Could Jail Judge Keep Killer Law Lawyer Manipulate News Out Paying Reporter Ruin Smart Taxes Thief Unfairly Your]
Every one of my books is written from the viewpoint of cops, with the exception of my book Killer on the Road, which is written from the viewpoint of a serial killer. James Ellroy
[ Book Books Cops Every Exception Killer Road Serial Viewpoint Which Written]
How many chances to you get to make a musical about a serial killer? The minute Tim Burton approached me, I was in. Johnny Depp
[ Approached Burton Chances Get How Killer Make Many Minute Musical Serial Tim]
The one noticeable similarity with almost all serial killer victims is their short height and low weight. Pat Brown
[ Almost Height Killer Low Noticeable Serial Short Similarity Their Victims Weight]
I would say that fifty percent of my show is killer comedy. Davy Jones
[ Comedy Fifty Killer Percent Say Show Would]
In the West audiences think I am a stereotyped action star, or that I always play hitmen or killers. But in Hong Kong, I did a lot of comedy, many dramatic films, and most of all, romantic roles, lots of love stories. I was like a romance novel hero. Chow Yun-Fat
[ Action Always Am Audiences Comedy Did Dramatic Films Hero Hong Killers Kong Lot Lots Love Many Most Novel Play Roles Romance Romantic Star Stereotyped Stories Think West]
Serial killers kill for the power and control they experience during the murders and for the added ego boost they get in the aftermath from community fears, media coverage, and the police investigations. Pat Brown
[ Added Aftermath Boost Community Control Coverage During Ego Experience Fears Get Investigations Kill Killers Media Murders Police Power Serial]
I got to read some writings by serial killers, and they got inside my head. They were quite disturbing. I read disturbing stuff about that very detached way of manipulating people to do things. Ralph Fiennes
[ Detached Disturbing Got Head Inside Killers Manipulating Quite Read Serial Some Stuff Things Very Way Were Writings]
There are two kinds of serial killers as far as the victim is concerned: the kind that you don't see before they pounce on you and the kind you see and don't expect to pounce on you. Pat Brown
[ Before Concerned Expect Far Killers Kind Kinds See Serial Two Victim]
It was during a cosmetic procedure that I first had painkillers. Jamie Lee Curtis
[ Cosmetic During First Had Procedure]
All serial killers want to win. They choose victims they can kill successfully. Pat Brown
[ Choose Kill Killers Serial Successfully Victims Want Win]
I especially object to having my character assassinated by reference to events from my past which bear absolutely no relationship to the question of who the anthrax killer is. Steven Hatfill
[ Absolutely Anthrax Assassinated Bear Character Especially Events Having Killer Object Past Question Reference Relationship Which]
A lot of really good directors have a killer in them, as if they'd do anything to get that image. But that comes with the terrain and I don't mind it. Judy Davis
[ Anything Comes Directors Get Good Image Killer Lot Mind Really Terrain Them]
While we are being fascinated by the tales of famous serial killers and how they were brought to justice, the real serial killer goes about his business with hardly a thought to being caught. Pat Brown
[ Being Brought Business Caught Famous Fascinated Goes Hardly His How Justice Killer Killers Real Serial Tales Thought Were While]
I think the killers get far too much attention. Doug Coupland
[ Attention Far Get Killers Much Think Too]
Some of the best movies made about crime are those where the crime solver can get inside the head of the serial killer, and those are the techniques we use in C.S.I. Paul Guilfoyle
[ Best Crime Get Head Inside Killer Made Movies Serial Some Techniques Those Use Where]
I get to play a killer next. Skeet Ulrich
[ Get Killer Next Play]
Boxing brings out my aggressive instinct, not necessarily a killer instinct. Sugar Ray Leonard
[ Aggressive Boxing Brings Instinct Killer Necessarily Out]
If Mozart were around now he would write a killer rock song. Vanessa Carlton
[ Around Killer Mozart Now Rock Song Were Would Write]
Gotta take my puppy on the road with me, Killer. Gregg Allman
[ Gotta Killer Puppy Road Take]
And the Russians certainly don't have it. If a woman shows up in a fur coat, I just assume she's a crook. And that's me, the nice American. The assumption that you can't make money honestly is a killer. Esther Dyson
[ American Assume Assumption Certainly Coat Crook Fur Honestly Just Killer Make Money Nice Russians She Shows Up Woman]
Last but not least among serial killer methodologies, we have women who kill their own children. Pat Brown
[ Among Children Kill Killer Last Least Own Serial Their Women]
Without solid connections between homicides, we may have the reverse problem of believing three local murders are the work of one serial killer when they may actually be the work of three! Pat Brown
[ Actually Believing Between Connections Homicides Killer Local May Murders Problem Reverse Serial Solid Three Without Work]
The quality that defines us as Americans is the courage to respond to being hit. The courage to root out and destroy the killers. And, most importantly, the courage to hold on to our values and protect our hard-won freedoms while doing it. Nick Clooney
[ Americans Being Courage Defines Destroy Doing Freedoms Hard-Won Hit Hold Importantly Killers Most Our Out Protect Quality Respond Root Us Values While]
The United States of America will never be intimidated by thugs and assassins. The killers will fail, and the Iraqi people will live in freedom. George W. Bush
[ America Assassins Fail Freedom Intimidated Iraqi Killers Live Never States Thugs United Will]
I've played killers, crazies, and really bad people. Morgan Brittany
[ Bad Crazies Killers Played Really]
It's a family that's loaded with grudges and passion. We come from a long line of robbers and highwaymen in Italy, you know. Killers, even. Nicolas Cage
[ Come Even Family Grudges Italy Killers Know Line Loaded Long Passion Robbers]
The fidelity question is difficult for me. Society has made us believe we're supposed to be monogamous when we're not killer whales, or whatever the monogamous species is. Rachel Hunter
[ Believe Difficult Fidelity Killer Made Monogamous Question Society Species Supposed Us Whales Whatever]
I'll probably pursue doing more movies, but not horror or movies with killers in them. I'll try to stick to happy movies. I want to act and direct like Jodie Foster. I admire her because she went to college and she's still doing the same thing. Lindsay Lohan
[ Act Admire Because College Direct Doing Foster Happy Her Horror Jodie Killers More Movies Probably Pursue Same She Stick Still Them Thing Try Want Went]
Outside of dumb luck, the number one way serial killers are caught is through the help of the public. Pat Brown
[ Caught Dumb Help Killers Luck Number Outside Public Serial Through Way]
Killers can seem smart when you can't figure out who they are. Pat Brown
[ Figure Killers Out Seem Smart]
But I am just as appalled that my experience, knowledge, dedication and service relative to defending the United States against biological warfare has been turned against me in connection with the search for the anthrax killer. Steven Hatfill
[ Against Am Anthrax Appalled Been Biological Connection Dedication Defending Experience Just Killer Knowledge Relative Search Service States Turned United Warfare]
Terrorism, ladies and gentlemen, in my eyes I have a very, very, very simple explanation. Gangs of criminals, killers, used unfortunately by certain governments in the past for political purposes, who are on their own now as gangs. Hamid Karzai
[ Certain Criminals Explanation Eyes Gangs Gentlemen Governments Killers Ladies Now Own Past Political Purposes Simple Terrorism Their Unfortunately Used Very]
I never tried to be a mercenary or a killer but a hard working fighter. Larry Holmes
[ Fighter Hard Killer Mercenary Never Tried Working]
Developing the muscles of the soul demands no competitive spirit, no killer instinct, although it may erect pain barriers that the spiritual athlete must crash through. Germaine Greer
[ Although Athlete Barriers Competitive Crash Demands Developing Erect Instinct Killer May Muscles Must Pain Soul Spirit Spiritual Through]
However, the Department of Defense treats these detainees in accord with the Geneva Convention, even though that is not required because of the inhumane methods used by these killers. Bill Shuster
[ Accord Because Convention Defense Department Detainees Even Geneva However Inhumane Killers Methods Required These Though Treats Used]
Often, a serial killer has no felony record. Pat Brown
[ Felony Killer Often Record Serial]
He said this has the potential to be the first broadband killer application, and it has sort of become the truth because obviously it's so bandwidth intensive. I mean, it has been an issue. Shawn Fanning
[ Application Bandwidth Because Become Been Broadband First Intensive Issue Killer Mean Obviously Potential Said Sort Truth]
Often I am asked if there is any such thing as a female serial killer. Pat Brown
[ Am Any Asked Female Killer Often Serial Such Thing]
He was definitely known as the foremost man killer in the West; however there's controversy about virtually every killing that he was known to have been involved in. Keith Carradine
[ Been Controversy Definitely Every Foremost However Involved Killer Killing Known Man Virtually West]
I did a film about the Zodiac Killer. It turned out well. Robin Tunney
[ Did Film Killer Out Turned Well]