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Blocks

Total Quotes : 35
Going Almost

Nothing is harmful to literature except censorship, and that almost never stops literature going where it wants to go either, because literature has a way of surpassing everything that blocks it and growing stronger for the exercise.

- Ali Smith

Living Living Proof

You hit road blocks in life, but I'm living proof that you can overcome those road blocks and become what you want to become.

- Allen Iverson

End Stumbling

In the end, it all comes to choices to turn stumbling blocks into stepping stones.

- Amber Frey

Building Blocks

Rituals are the building blocks of life, my way of cobbling an entire summer together from incidental wisps.

- Andre Aciman

Always Rejected

Picasso is a character that has pursued me for a long time and I always rejected. He deserves a lot of respect because I am from Malaga, and I was born four blocks from where he was born.

- Antonio Banderas

Motown Studio

Many of my friends were there at Motown. The studio was only a few blocks from where my dad's home was, where we lived.

- Aretha Franklin

Large Could

Mount Harris is of basaltic formation, but I could not observe any columnar regularity in it, although large blocks are exposed above the ground. The rock is extremely hard and sonorous.

- Charles Sturt

Blend Punches

I learnt a blend of different martial arts - not in great depth, obviously - but various moves such as kicks, blocks and punches. It was all quite fun.

- Christian Cooke

Basement TV

Woe to us if we get our satisfaction from the food in the kitchen and the TV in the den and the sex in the bedroom with an occasional tribute to the cement blocks in the basement!

- John Piper

Delivery Cheapest

You have to say - and I do - that anything that blocks that cheapest possible point-of-care delivery of health is wrong.

- John Sulston

Art Changing

Most of the time, people look at a piece of art online when it is just a few blocks from their house. Changing the way you walk home everyday fills life with surprises.

- JR

Being Antenna

Kids have what I call a built-in hypocrisy antenna that comes up and blocks out what you're saying when you're being a hypocrite.

- Ben Carson

Other Hell Is

Hell is paved with great granite blocks hewn from the hearts of those who said, I can do no other.

- Heywood Broun

Work Lifted

Building stuff. Lifting blocks. That's how I got stronger. I never lifted weights. I just did masonry work with my pops.

- J. R. Smith

Blessings Like

I feel like unforgiveness, bitterness and resentment, it blocks the flows of God's blessings in life.

- Ja Rule

Center Vertically

The World Trade Center was for me not only out of scale vertically, but it was also out of scale in plan. It occupied several blocks that were all massed together.

- Cesar Pelli

Always Will

When I am on the blocks, I don't care who you are - I will always try and beat you.

- Chad le Clos

Break Set

I try to write in plain brown blocks of American speech but occasionally set in an ancient word or a strange word just to startle the reader a little bit and to break up the monotony of the plain American cadence.

- James Laughlin

Like Pass

At the end of the day, I understand that life has road blocks, and life is like school - you'll be tested; we gotta pass it.

- DJ Khaled

Old Joe

They had the music being piped right out on the street. I'd be three or four blocks from there and I couldn't get there fast enough because I'd hear old Joe holler them words.

- Jay McShann

Certainty Very

The quest for certainty blocks the search for meaning. Uncertainty is the very condition to impel man to unfold his powers.

- Erich Fromm

Come How

It's not how you come out of the starting blocks.

- Franco Harris

Captain America

You get spoiled on 'Captain America,' where your trailer's two blocks long and it's got three bedrooms.

- Frank Grillo

Always Which

Alas! Alas! Life is full of disappointments; as one reaches one ridge there is always another and a higher one beyond which blocks the view.

- Fridtjof Nansen

Acupuncture Moves

I do acupuncture. Because it really helps. It is the opposite of Botox. Botox blocks, and acupuncture moves.

- Monica Bellucci

Building Blocks

I consider the many years I produced 'Frontline' documentaries as the essential building blocks of my success.

- Raney Aronson-Rath

Be Careful Knees

You've got to be careful of guys trying to chop-block you. You know, running backs, the receivers. You've got to just hope that your knees are fine and you can avoid those chop blocks.

- Mario Williams

Building Blocks Our

Families represent the basic building blocks of our society, and primary care a foundational piece of any healthcare system.

- Tony Tan

Door Away

It isn't unusual to see children climb into a car every morning to be ferried to the front door of a school that's just a few blocks away.

- Risa Lavizzo-Mourey

Want Line

You don't want to line up on the blocks and know you have not done everything you possibly can.

- Stephanie Rice

Middle Crises

The long conflict between Israel and Palestine has, for better or worse, become the world's conflict. It permanently destabilizes the Middle East, blocks the settlement of urgent crises, and intensifies looming threats to the West.

- Stephen Kinzer

Still Capitalist

Goldman Sachs isn't the firm it once was when I worked for it, but it's still one of the building blocks of our capitalist society.

- Steve Bannon

Guy I Remember

I'm a Top 40 record guy. I remember the hits and don't remember the flops. Something in my brain blocks them out.

- Steve Cropper

Over Knocking

I have blocks of wood all over my house; I spend all of my day knocking!

- Melissa McCarthy

Reach Pass

If you're in America or Europe, walk for three blocks, and you'll pass about 14 Vikings. Their reach was immense.

- Michael Hirst