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It was clear to my parents that I had the gift of voice, and they encouraged me to pursue it.


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It's easier to leap if you're already dancing.
RAIN BOJANGLES
The writing is on the wall, but most people are watching TV.
RAIN BOJANGLES
The primary cause of cancer is ignorance.
RAIN BOJANGLES
I don't need LSD. At my age every day is like a trip into the future.
RAIN BOJANGLES
Intellect without intelligence is little better than ignorance, and much more dangerous.
RAIN BOJANGLES
Sometimes the aftermath is not worth the foreplay.
RAIN BOJANGLES
The song of the rose is heard with the nose.
RAIN BOJANGLES
Truth is respect for reality. Don't disrespect reality.
RAIN BOJANGLES
Fear is the question. Love is the answer.
RAIN BOJANGLES
Sometimes the aftermath is not worth the foreplay.
RAIN BOJANGLES
Zealotry, thy name is religion.
RAIN BOJANGLES
If they can't swallow facts, let them eat fiction.
RAIN BOJANGLES
“Eyes closed, lost in a rose, my nose finds nirvana. Deep in this silky petaled nest it is no long...
RAIN BOJANGLES
Sometimes it is wiser to be kind than to be right, but there are times when being right becomes not ...
RAIN BOJANGLES
War is a business, and soldiers are its door to door salesmen.
RAIN BOJANGLES
It is often easier to find lies more agreeable than the truth.
RAIN BOJANGLES
Logic is my moral compass.
RAIN BOJANGLES
I would try and sing along with bands that I like but it sounded so atrocious that I couldn't.
JOAQUIN PHOENIX
We were constantly moving to different countries and adjusting to new things. It was such a free fee...
RIVER PHOENIX
I don't want to get into the habit of thinking about my career because when it comes down to it, it'...
RIVER PHOENIX
Acting is like a Halloween mask that you put on.
RIVER PHOENIX
Afrikaans is my first language, although you would never know, as my English accent has more of an A...
TANIT PHOENIX
I am a trained hypnotherapist, yes, but it's more like a guided meditation. Most of the people I...
TANIT PHOENIX
I know I should be Wonder Woman. They need an international actress - a fresh face. They need a woma...
TANIT PHOENIX
When I was old enough to realize all meat was killed, I saw it as an irrational way of using our pow...
RIVER PHOENIX
I'd see child actors and I'd get so jealous, because they're just completely wide open.
JOAQUIN PHOENIX
It still strikes me as strange that anyone could have any moral objection to someone else's sexualit...
RIVER PHOENIX
I didn't know much about him, and I wasn't a big country music fan. I listened to the Beatles and Da...
JOAQUIN PHOENIX
People wonder if I'll always be a part of this family and the answer is yes. My family has a lot...
RIVER PHOENIX
Morgan, this crop stuff is just about a bunch of nerds who never had a girlfriend their whole lives....
JOAQUIN PHOENIX
I would never, never do anything unless I believed in it.
RIVER PHOENIX
I don't know why I always get to play these guys who have few redeeming features. But don't ...
JOAQUIN PHOENIX
Commercials were too phony for me. I just didn't like selling products I didn't believe in.
RIVER PHOENIX
It still strikes me as strange that anyone could have any moral objection to someone else's sexualit...
RIVER PHOENIX
Death is a sickness that everyone is born with, but sometimes we dodge the bullets.
PHOENIX MILLER
I don't know if you've noticed but I've messed up like 40 times. I'm all over the place.
JOAQUIN PHOENIX
There are kids who get on a BMX bike when they're eight years old and they go, 'Whoa, this i...
JOAQUIN PHOENIX
You’re beautiful when you do that.”
She dropped her gaze to his. “What’s that?”
...
AIRICKA PHOENIX
No, but I feel it. I'm not worried about the looks. I'm worried about the sensation of my brain bein...
JOAQUIN PHOENIX
It's more of a statement film and kind of a cynical statement at that. It explores the idea that war...
JOAQUIN PHOENIX
Well, it's hard to say who John was because he was such a complicated character, ... You know, he re...
JOAQUIN PHOENIX
That was Johnny Cash. He was a complete person. He acknowledged the darker side of his mind. He didn...
JOAQUIN PHOENIX
I'm kind of cynical about married people or couples singing together. I've seen it manipulated too m...
JOAQUIN PHOENIX