Some people think that religion is not essential to society. I do not hold this view. I consider the foundation of religion to be essential to the life and practices of a society.
I consider it part of my responsibility as President of the United States to fight against negative stereotypes of Islam wherever they appear.
So even though I consider myself a fairly upbeat person, energetic and things like that, I never do very well on happiness tests.
When I sit down to write, I consider myself an artist.
I knew I had to get out of Boston and stop making movies there, at least for one movie, otherwise no one would ever consider me for a movie that took place south of Providence.