"In a time of crisis, there is rational tendency to turn to the writer."
"Michael Lewis has the amazing ability to take complex formulas and concepts and turn them into page-turners."
"Every record I do does a little better than the last, which in turn makes me more stressed out."
"When we had to do book reports, I would pick a book that no one read and just make it up and turn that in. I got praised for my imagination."
"In sports, I refused to do any interviews that were just going to become human-interest stories. Don't turn me into a tragic heroine."
"How frustrating would it be if you're the president of the United States, and every single time you turn on the TV on most of the channels, they're misconstruing what you say?"
"I take no pleasure in the fact that the scientific predictions I've relayed to popular audiences turn out to be true."
"We can't recreate Woodstock, nor do we want to. We want to turn its notoriety into a place where we can shape controlled, scaled-down musical events of all sorts."
"I guess I should warn you, if I turn out to be particularly clear, you've probably misunderstood what I've said."