I usually work on a film soundtrack for two years, turning in a song every few months, and that keeps my creative energy high, because I'm constantly rotating projects. The trick is to make sure I don't work too hard and get exhausted.
One of the negative sides of a really intense arc as a touring band is there are big gaps in your memory because you're so exhausted.
History teaches us that men and nations behave wisely once they have exhausted all other alternatives.
Men and nations behave wisely once they have exhausted all the other alternatives.
Interesting things always come from being really exhausted and really sick.
I was a political junkie, and it just exhausted me, and after Obama won, I just kind of unplugged from all of that for a while.
When I first walked in to London, I was so overwhelmed by the village, the sheer volume of people. I was just so excited. You don't know what to expect. So the level of excitement was almost draining, just taking everything in. I was so exhausted after I swam because of all the excitement in the build-up.
You do get really exhausted doing films. You work such long hours, and after a while, things can get out of perspective, just like if anyone's tired, things get on top of them.
It's only when the markets are perceived to have exhausted themselves on the downside that they turn. Trying to prevent them from going down just merely prolongs the agony.
I went to one doctor who told me I wasn't exercising enough. I was so exhausted, I couldn't raise my arm. When this doctor called it psychosomatic, I was enraged. To think the constant sore throat and swollen glands were all in my head was infuriating.