"If I make my kids something delicious and we sit down to eat it, and I put my phone away and I really listen, that is such money in the bank."
— Gwyneth Paltrow
American actress, born September 27, 1972

"I asked my dad once, 'How did you and Mom stay married for 33 years?' And he said, 'Well, we never wanted to get divorced at the same time."
— Gwyneth Paltrow
American actress, born September 27, 1972

"I'll probably get kicked out of our school for admitting this, but I let Apple stay home yesterday. I just needed to be with her. We went out to lunch, we went to the beauty salon, we were together."
— Gwyneth Paltrow
American actress, born September 27, 1972

"I don't want to be a tree; I want to be its meaning."
— Orhan Pamuk
Turkish-American author, born June 7, 1952

"Those who can laugh without cause have either found the true meaning of happiness or have gone stark raving mad."
— Norm Papernick

"Whenever a song is born and wherever it is sung, it belongs to everyone. That, really, is the reason why music exists: so that it cannot be fenced in by frontiers."
— Yiannis Parios
Greek singer, born March 8, 1946

"If you don't live it, it won't come out your horn."
— Charlie Parker
American saxophonist, born August 29, 1920

"I realized by using the high notes of the chords as a melodic line, and by the right harmonic progression, I could play what I heard inside me. That's when I was born."
— Charlie Parker
American saxophonist, died March 12, 1955

"I don’t care what is written about me so long as it isn’t true."
— Dorothy Parker
American poet, born August 22, 1893

"Of course I talk to myself. I like a good speaker, and I appreciate an intelligent audience."
— Dorothy Parker
American poet, died June 7, 1967

"If you don't have anything nice to say, come sit by me."
— Dorothy Parker
American poet, born August 22, 1893

"Time may be a great healer, but it's a lousy beautician."
— Dorothy Parker
American poet, born August 22, 1893

"If you wear a short enough skirt, the party will come to you."
— Dorothy ParkerAmerican poet, born August 22, 1893

"Don't look at me in that tone of voice."
— Dorothy Parker
American poet, born August 22, 1893

"In a relationship, when does the art of compromise become compromising?"
— Sarah Jessica Parker
American actress, born March 25, 1965

"Balls are to men what purses are to women."
— Sarah Jessica Parker
American actress, born March 25, 1965

"After all, computers crash, people die, relationships fall apart. The best we can do is breath and reboot."
— Sarah Jessica Parker
American actress, born March 25, 1965

"The camera can be the most deadly weapon since the assassin's bullet. Or it can be the lotion of the heart."
— Norman Parkinson
English photographer, born April 21, 1913

"A photographer without a magazine behind him is like a farmer without fields."
— Norman Parkinson
English photographer, died February 15, 1990

"I saw that the camera could be a weapon against poverty, against racism, against all sorts of social wrongs. I knew at that point I had to have a camera."
— Gordon Parks
American photographer, born November 30, 1912