Gift giving is one of the oldest forms of human interaction. It is a behaviour all cultures and all classes share.
Bores can be divided into two classes; those who have their own particular subject, and those who do not need a subject.
There's not a day that I don't work on vocals, have vocal coaches, go to acting classes, read books.
The development of methods to monitor protein dynamics in cells together with the discovery of specific and general lysosomal inhibitors have resulted in the identification of different classes of cellular proteins, long- and short-lived, and the findings of the differential effects of the inhibitors on these groups.
I try to do things that make me feel good. I go to yoga classes, drink a lot of water, eat healthily and keep things like alcohol and coffee to weekends. I don't overdo anything.
You know how when you get older you actually want to learn? When I went to college, I wasn't as interested in the art history classes as I am now.
I taught a lot of art history, especially Chinese, Japanese, and Indian. But the painting classes came back. The nudes came back. Not so much the still lifes. So now our department is the worst department, partly because it has the worst facilities.
The journalistic and political classes are very eager to borrow the cultural authority of comedians when it suits them, sending out gala invitations and posing for photos in hopes that a bit of that edgy satirical shine will rub off on them.
'The Old Social Classes and the Revolutionary Movement in Iraq,' by Hanna Batatu. Few may wish to take on this massive, obscure work, but it changed my life, and I love it.
Let's face it, I only practice yoga because the classes are always packed with beautiful women.