A fool can throw a stone in a pond that 100 wise men can not get out.
No one would touch me with a barge pole as an actress. It hit hard. I thought, 'What am I doing? This is a stupid idea!' It's like throwing yourself into a massive pond, and you feel like you're going to drown so quickly.
When you drop any new idea in the pond of the world, you get a ripple effect. You have to be aware that you will be creating a cascade of change.
Joel A. Barker
A society should never become like a pond with stagnant water, without movement. That's the most important thing.
My favorite place to read is next to the pond in my backyard.
You want to be the pebble in the pond that creates the ripple for change.
American society is a sort of flat, fresh-water pond which absorbs silently, without reaction, anything which is thrown into it.
When was the last time you spent a quiet moment just doing nothing - just sitting and looking at the sea, or watching the wind blowing the tree limbs, or waves rippling on a pond, a flickering candle or children playing in the park?
I'm never sure one is exactly ready. You jump in, with both feet, into a very big fish pond.
Doing stand-up is like running across a frozen pond with the ice breaking behind you. I love it because it's dangerous.
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