"It is to be regretted that the rich and powerful too often bend the acts of government to their own selfish purposes."
"I'm Jewish. I don't work out. If God had wanted us to bend over, He would have put diamonds on the floor."
"I would bend over backward to be back on Grey's. Any day, I'll choose lying in bed with Katherine Heigl looking over me over getting thrown against walls by supernatural persons at 5 in the morning."
"When you encounter difficulties and contradictions, do not try to break them, but bend them with gentleness and time."
"If I have to produce movies, direct movies, whatever to change the way Hollywood treats older women, I'll do it. If I have to bend the rules, I will. If I have to break them, I will."
"The willow is my favorite tree. I grew up near one. It's the most flexible tree in nature and nothing can break it - no wind, no elements, it can bend and withstand anything."
"Events are the best teacher for us. You try to learn from people, there is always some bend to it."
"Every knee will bend before me, and every tongue shall give glory to God."
"We tried to approach this as though there's never been a Superman movie before, but at the same time respecting the canon and mythology. There are the pillars that you have to respect, and I'm not about to break them. But it is fun for me to bend them and mess with them."
"Music has charms to sooth a savage breast, to soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak."