"Fashions have done more harm than revolutions."
"Well, my view is that the insurance companies have done awfully well and spent a lot of money on a lot of things that don't have anything to do with health care."
"The royals - all of them, especially Prince Philip and Prince Charles - have done outstanding work with the faith communities."
"What I like about sceptics is that in good science you need critics that make you think: 'Crumbs, have I made a mistake here?' If you don't have that continuously, you really are up the creek. The good sceptics have done a good service, but some of the mad ones I think have not done anyone any favours."
"I believe that every role that I have done this far has had quality and content. My roles have been very demanding and every role has been a challenge and a learning experience that has helped me mature as an actress."
"If you don't think drugs have done good things for us, then take all of your records, tapes and CD's and burn them."
"I was losing interest in politics, when the repeal of the Missouri Compromise aroused me again. What I have done since then is pretty well known."
"The only true measure of success is the ratio between what we might have done and what we might have been on the one hand, and the thing we have made and the things we have made of ourselves on the other."
"Repentance is not so much remorse for what we have done as the fear of the consequences."
"After all manner of professors have done their best for us, the place we are to get knowledge is in books. The true university of these days is a collection of books."