That's what I really wanted to do when I was 16, be in comics!
One good thing about leaving daily journalism was that I was no longer...
My father used to get me to read the newspaper to him, as if I was a radio. I...
Apparently when I went to school, I had a Glasgow accent.
My feelings towards the newspapers are very affectionate.
I see myself as a recovering journalist.
I am a print addict. I have an ebook and a computer but I remain hooked on...
I was a very unconfident teenager. I wanted desperately to fit in.
All of my buddies and I wanted to be Cal Ripken.
I actually wanted to be a fireman when I was younger.
I wanted to be a plumber.
When I read Copland, I really wanted Stallone's part.
Eliminating what is not wanted or needed is profitable in itself.
I couldn't imitate anyone if I wanted to.
When I was 22, I realised I wanted to be an inventor.
When I was turning 40, I felt that there were no books out there that hit the...
I wanted to be heard, not seen. That's how it all started.
Happiness needs one-upmanship.
After conducting Wagner, Beethoven's triple concerto is like taking an Alka...
I am not only a Parsi, I am a Kashmiri too.
The 'New York Times' reviews of my work have been evenly divided - favourable...
New York for a long time was a kind of conductor's graveyard.
I miss the standard of the New York Philharmonic's playing very much. It has...
I'm a pucca Indian. Bombay is my home.
I'm a Persian Jew, and we don't speak Hebrew.
Indian hotels are doing well globally because they understand hospitality.
My advice is not always so logical and consistent. But then, love is not...
A Mediterranean city is really my culture.
We are the only ones who really can care about the preservation Foreigners...
I'm not really into weight training.
For U.S. television series, I really like 'Dexter.'
Brussels sprouts are really quite versatile.
I don't really like to explain my songs.
I really want my music to go mainstream.
I think it's really important to keep on staying motivated.
The Duffers can be super articulate or very straight to the point. I was...
I'm not really allowed to drink a lot of caffeine, because I'm 11.
I'm not a mean comic, I don't want to turn anybody off - I just want to give a point of view or my take on things that everyone can laugh at.