A nation’ s strength ultimately consists in what it can do on its own, and not in what it can borrow from others.
A writer may tell me that he thinks man will ultimately become an ostrich. I cannot properly contradict him.
But the relationship of morality and power is a very subtle one. Because ultimately power without morality is no longer power.
But ultimately it comes down to how the team performs on the day.
For me, when working on a film or play or television show, everything for me starts with the screenplay and I am devoted to that and that is what I work from. Any research I do or any preparation I do on my own is all ultimately in service of that.
I do not know that any writer has supposed that on this earth man will ultimately be able to live without food.
I don’t believe in anarchy, because it will ultimately amount to the power of the bully, with weapons. Gandhi is my life’s inspiration: passive resistance. I don’t want to live in the Thunderdome with Mad Max.
I think if you’re good and you can persuade people you’re going to be able to do that role and ultimately the audience buys it, then it doesn’t matter whether you were really a chimpanzee in disguise! You’ve done it.
I think you ultimately have to love who you’re playing. You have to have that kind of feeling. You have to have passion for the person.
I think, ultimately, looking back now, acting wasn’t satisfying me 100%.
I’m ultimately a widow and a single mother, who’s not even getting to be a mother right now. I am so alone, it’s freaky.
If ‘everything happens for a reason,’ then every act of evil is ultimately God’s doing.
Our entire life – consists ultimately in accepting ourselves as we are.
People are constantly asking Portia and me if we are going to have children. We thought about it. We love to be around children after they’ve been fed and bathed. But we ultimately decided that we don’t want children of our own. There is far too much glass in our house.
People can tell you what to do, but ultimately, we’re all going to die, so how do you want to live?
The kind of Iraq that emerges from all of this is ultimately out of our hands.
The nation that secures control of the air will ultimately control the world.
The truth is, everything ultimately comes down to the relationship between the reader and the writer and the characters. Does or does not a character address moral being in a universal and important way? If it does, then it’s literature.
Ultimately what I’ll do next is up in the air for me.
Ultimately, a great thriller is a roller coaster ride. I like to think that’s a promise I have never failed to keep, and one that I’d say has served my books well.
Ultimately, blind faith is the only kind.
Ultimately, I’m fine with everything that I’ve done.
Ultimately, to have a career in movies, to a certain extent, certainly in England, you can’t sustain a career in just English movies.
Ultimately, your theme will find you. You don’t have to go looking for it.
We believe that what we possess we don’t ultimately own. God is merely entrusting it to us. And one of the conditions of that trust is that we share what we have with those who have less. So, if you don’t give to people in need, you can hardly call yourself a Jew. Even the most unbelieving Jew knows that.
We’re taking part in a divine comedy and we should realise that the play is always a comedy, in that we’re all ultimately ridiculous.
Web users ultimately want to get at data quickly and easily. They don’t care as much about attractive sites and pretty design.
When I had just started ‘Cheers,’ my nerves were ajangle, to put it mildly. I was absolutely terrified. What you’re learning is to not show the fear, and to ultimately overcome it so that the level of relaxation is commensurate with the level of tension.
When you try to figure out what the religious right is, it ultimately comes down either to one man, Pat Robertson, or anyone who believes in a higher being and wants their taxes cut.
When you’re playing someone who really lived, you carry a burden, a burden to be accurate. But it’s one that you have to let go of ultimately.
Anger and hatred lead to fear; compassion and concern for others allow us to develop self-confidence, which breeds trust and friendship.Dalai Lama