Charles F. Kettering
Chris Van Allsburg
Henry Ward Beecher
J. B. Priestley
James A. Baldwin
Jerry B. Jenkins
Linda M. Godwin
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Thomas A. Edison
"An idea, like a ghost, must be spoken to a little before it will explain itself"
"Ghost stories really scare me. I have such a big imagination that after I watch a horror movie like 'The Grudge', I look in the corners of my room for the next two days"
"The Holy Ghost was working through me on this film, and I was just direction traffic"
"I think that the joke and the ghost story both have a similar set up in that you kind of set something up and pay it off with a laugh or a scare"
"We stuck the record head so it kept on recording over and over on top of itself and played keyboard notes into it to create this ghost repetition melody"
"She's a cool ghost. Maybe me being nude all the time is why we get along"
"I have some shorter stories coming out in other books early next year. I might be pitching a re-vamp of Ghost Rider in the spring. We'll see"
"San Francisco can no longer afford to be a city divided between downtown and neighborhoods, with a downtown that becomes a ghost town when workers go home for the evening"
"I am in Ghost Rider but I'm not sure when it's coming out"
"I loved the idea of the Nerd as Hero, which Ghost World also had"
"But I think we are seeing a resurgence of the graphic ghost story like The Others, Devil's Backbone and The Sixth Sense. It is a return to more gothic atmospheric ghost storytelling"
"It's just the absolute bomb. Ghost in the Shell was really good, it's a little bit more recent"
"Most people who went about saying a ghost had poked them with a brolly would be locked up somewhere"
"I had wanted to write Ghost Country for a long time, but it wouldn't work"
"Reviewers said Ghost Country was rich, astonishing and affecting in the way it blended comedy, magic, and a gritty urban realism in a breathtaking ride along Chicago's mean streets"
"As long as I am nothing but a ghost of the civil dead, I can do nothing"
"Now a Protestant confronting a Catholic ghost is exactly Shakespeare's way of grappling with what was not simply a general social problem but one lived out in his own life"
"If he is a ghost, then it's very disappointing for me, because he is banished in the story, and that could mean that he won't be coming back, and that would be terrible, wouldn't it?"
"A ghost is someone who hasn't made it - in other words, who died, and they don't know they're dead. So they keep walking around and thinking that you're inhabiting their - let's say, their domain. So they're aggravated with you"
"I like the ephemeral thing about theatre, every performance is like a ghost - it's there and then it's gone"
"Everything that we inherit, the rain, the skies, the speech, and anybody who works in the English language in Ireland knows that there's the dead ghost of Gaelic in the language we use and listen to and that those things will reflect our Irish identity"
"God does guide the lives of individuals and does fill them with the Holy Ghost"
"I figure I basically am a ghost. I think we all are"
"Only baptize them if you truly believe these people are ready, taking a little more time if necessary so the Holy Ghost can strengthen them a little more"
"Can you hang in there with your investigators when things get going tough? Don't give up on investigators because they have a little weakness. Work with them until the Holy Ghost tells you not to"
"Science fiction is no more written for scientists that ghost stories are written for ghosts"
"I don't mind UFO's and ghost stories, it's just that I tend to give value to the storyteller rather than to the story itself"
"The trouble with being a ghostwriter or artist is that you must remain rather anonymously without credit. If one wants the credit, one has to cease being a ghost and become a leader or innovator"
"When not deeply engaged in creative activities, or numbed out by the TV, I felt empty. My heart hurt. I often felt hollow or as if I were some sort of wispy ghost, barely existing"