Dear Judy Blume, why didn’t you write a book about how to survive talking to your centuries-old, super-duper experienced, smoking-hot soul mate about sex for the first time ever? That book would have been extremely helpful in preparing me for this incredibly awkward situation.
When a character comes to life, it’s like meeting a new friend for the first time.
He knew how long she had been waiting and wanted her to be completely ready, even if that meant he didn’t get the relief tonight. He could wait forever if it meant doing right by her.
The first time I got up in front of an audience was terror, abject terror, which continued for another four or five years. There still is, a little bit.
Twombly, frankly, was an acquired taste. I was not in love with Twombly the first time I saw one of his paintings.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.
In this experiment, made on the 9th of October, 1876, actual conversation, backwards and forwards, upon the same line, and by the same instruments reciprocally used, was successfully carried on for the first time upon a real line of miles in length.
'Affable' is the word that often comes up from reporters, even staunch critics, who meet Lou Dobbs for the first time.
With Alexander's cancer, I was definitely brought to my knees for the first time because of the fear factor.
Alfie was the first time I was above the title; the first time I became a star in America.
The first time I did a big American film, I was surprised by all the different financiers who came to the set and told the director what to do.
Civilization began the first time an angry person cast a word instead of a rock.
In the early days of eBay, I articulated for the very first time this belief that people are basically good.
A lot of the times, what girls go through when they're growing up gets minimized. 'Mean Girls' marked the first time I saw teenage female aggression articulated well and with importance.
The first time I set out to find George F. Kennan, in 1982, I had just turned 21, begun my final semester at Princeton University and noticed with astonishment that the senior thesis deadline had crept to within four months.
A girl didn't get an athletic scholarship until the fall of 1972 for the very first time.
Nuclear scientists lost their innocence when we used the atom bomb for the very first time. So we could argue computer scientists lost their innocence in 2009 when we started using malware as an offensive attack weapon.
I'm an avid sailor, and my first time exploring the Dalmatian Coast and the Croatian islands was very special.
The first time I drank LaCroix, I half expected it to be filled with self-tanner. Or Axe body spray.
My role 14 years ago in Richard III - that was the first time I played a bad guy and learned a lot about it - they have all the fun!