“You feel more like a baseball player in the National League…In the American League, you’re a pitcher. Over here you’ve gotta pitch and hit, run the bases, feel like a baseball player.”—Clifton Phifer Lee
“You get to the point where you evolve in your life where everything isn’t black and white, good and bad, and you try to do the right thing. You might not like that. You might be very cynical about that. Well, fuck it, I don’t care what you think. I’m trying to do the right thing. I’m tired of Republican-Democrat politics. They can take the job and shove it. I come from a blue-collar background. I’m trying to do the right thing, and that’s where I’m going with this.”—New York State Senator Roy McDonald, one of a handful of Republicans who crossed party lines and voted to legalize gay marriage in the state of New York.
“No. I will solve your problem for you, and you will pay me. And you don’t have to use the solution — if you want options, go talk to other people. But I’ll solve your problem for you the best way I know how, and you use it or not, that’s up to you — you’re the client — but you pay me.”—Paul Rand, responding to Steve Jobs’ request for “a few options” when designing the NeXT logo.