A. N. Wilson
A. N. Wilson

Reading about Queen Victoria has been a passion of mine since, as a child, I came across Laurence Housman's play 'Happy and Glorious,' with its Ernest Shepard illustrations.

Aaliyah
Aaliyah

Because I came out as a singer, I took the time to get an acting coach.

Aaron Ramsey
Aaron Ramsey

I came from a rugby school and rugby nation, but I fancied giving football a go, and luckily, it paid off.

Aaron Tveit
Aaron Tveit

Once I came to acting, it was almost a thing where there weren't enough hours in the day to work on stuff because I was so passionate about it.

Abbe Pierre
Abbe Pierre

I came from a wealthy family. I made over my share of the estate to various charities.

Abby Johnson
Abby Johnson

Why do I leave the March for Life every year happier than when I came? Hope and gratefulness are the reasons. Gratefulness for the life we have and the life we've given and hope for the future, to live in a world where abortion becomes unthinkable.

Abhishek Banerjee
Abhishek Banerjee

When I came to Mumbai, I knew that I am an actor but I am not a working actor. To keep this actor alive, I had to feed him, I took up the casting job so that I can run my house.

Abhishek Banerjee
Abhishek Banerjee

When I came to Mumbai to act and it didn't work out for me for few years, I thought I will go back to training but casting room has been a great training space for me.

Abraham Pais
Abraham Pais

I spent every night until four in the morning on my dissertation, until I came to the point when I could not write another word, not even the next letter. I went to bed. Eight o'clock the next morning I was up writing again.

Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln

My father... removed from Kentucky to... Indiana, in my eighth year... It was a wild region, with many bears and other wild animals still in the woods. There I grew up... Of course when I came of age, I did not know much. Still somehow, I could read, write, and cipher... but that was all.