I’ve got no problem with anybody’s religion. But if you go claiming the Earth is only 10,000 years old, that’s just wrong.
It’s important that our children are raised to be educated, well-rounded tax-paying citizens that understand the importance of technology and science.
The pull between sound and syntax creates a kind of musical tension in the language that interests me.
There is something very satisfactory about being in the middle of something.
Everybody who’s a physician, who makes vaccines, who wants to find the cure for cancer. Everybody who wants to do any medical good for humankind got the passion for that before he or she was 10.
I worked at comedy clubs – if I can use the term ‘work’ – for several years. I middled at one point. I never made it; I was never a headliner. I never made enough time to write enough good material, in my opinion.
Science is the best idea humans have ever had. The more people who embrace that idea, the better.
Paris is a wonderful city. I can’t say I belong to an especially anglophone community.
If you look back on all the teachers that you liked, I am sure you will find they were very entertaining.