"I think the thing's that perhaps sad really is that younger people haven't come in and I think it must have been absolutely fantastic to have worked in the 50's when you had all of the great Broadway composers and when West Side Story didn't win the Tony Award."
"My advice is very simple: if you can win a small battle, it gives you confidence in the political process to take on bigger battles, and so it is very much a bottom-up grass-roots way of doing politics."
"Americans play to win at all times. I wouldn't give a hoot and hell for a man who lost and laughed. That's why Americans have never lost nor ever lose a war."
"The belief that the good in American society will finally win out... I don't believe any more."
"Bulls do not win bull fights. People do."
"Work will win when wishy washy wishing won t."
"It's always good when women win things in fiction because it tends to be more male-dominated, unlike poetry, which is more equal."
"I'd rather be two strokes ahead going into the last day than two strokes behind. Having said that, it's probably easier to win coming from behind. There is no fear in chasing. There is fear in being chased."
"The way to win an atomic war is to make certain it never starts."
"And often it would be a woman who was in her 70s or 80s who would win the beauty contest, because bound feet never age."