Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Total Quotes : 73
Anybody Goes

I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live by the light that I have. I must stand with anybody that stands right, and stand with him while he is right, and part with him when he goes wrong.

- Abraham Lincoln

Against High-Profile

The fight against corruption is not bound to high-profile arrests and high-profile investigations. The fight against corruption is successful if you prevent corruption taking place in the first place.

- Ahmed Chalabi

Nature Happy

Happy the man whose wish and care a few paternal acres bound, content to breathe his native air in his own ground.

- Alexander Pope

Country Lives

America is as much a black country as a white one. The lives and destinies of the white American are bound up inextricably with those of the black American.

- Amiri Baraka

Impact Career

'I' is bound to have an impact on my career.

- Amy Jackson

Feel Tell

When you ask a bunch of people to see a film, and then invite them to comment on it and tell them it's a work-in-progress, they feel bound to offer an opinion.

- Andrew Dominik

Here Image

We feel bound to the Christian image of humanity - that is what defines us. Those who do not accept this are in the wrong place here.

- Angela Merkel

Mature Pretty

If somebody ever says something is a mature theme, it's bound to not be. I mean, you shouldn't fall for that. You can make it sound mature, but anything that's about being mature is pretty immature.

- Ariel Pink

Law Format

'Law and Order' is completely story-driven and completely characterless, really. If you do that format for five years and you're an actor, you're bound to get bored. It wears on you. And it was really wearing on me.

- Chris Noth

Awful Had

They came and bound me up and I had awful stretch marks. I hated my breasts after that.

- Christine Keeler

Race Christianity

It is true that Christianity is not bound up with any particular race or culture. It is neither of the East or of the West, but has a universal mission to the human race as a whole.

- Christopher Dawson

Edge Over

When one jumps over the edge, one is bound to land somewhere.

- D. H. Lawrence

Work Fountain

I work by hand, with a fountain pen, in bound notebooks I buy in India.

- Damon Galgut

Death Scare

Why would you be afraid of death? It would be an inconvenience. I have a lot of undone things and it's bound to get in the way. But, no, it doesn't scare me at all.

- David Carradine

Identity Form

The perception of identity is so intimately bound up with the perception of the human form.

- David Hanson

Behind Trepidation

Without the compassionate understanding of the fear and trepidation that lie behind courageous speech, we are bound only to our arrogance.

- David Whyte

Songs Least

If you write 50 songs, you're bound to write at least a dozen good ones.

- Dean Ween

Chemistry Characters

When two characters or two actresses are together for a while there is bound to be chemistry developing.

- Joan Van Ark

Four Clash

Four personalities are bound to clash.

- John Deacon

Wise Men Considered

When complaints are freely heard, deeply considered and speedily reformed, then is the utmost bound of civil liberty attained that wise men look for.

- John Milton

Nature Respective

All civil rulers, as such, are the ordinance and ministers of God; and they are all, by the nature of their office, and in their respective spheres and stations, bound to consult the public welfare.

- Jonathan Mayhew

Work Equally

After all, it is hard to master both life and work equally well. So if you are bound to fake one of them, it had better be life.

- Joseph Brodsky

Again Movie

When inspiration does not come, I go for a walk, go to the movie, talk to a friend, let go... The muse is bound to return again, especially if I turn my back!

- Judy Collins

Bad More

Progress is more of a challenge for the cynic but also more important and urgent, since for the optimist things aren't that bad and are bound to get better anyway.

- Julian Baggini

Want Bad

Is self-interest a bad thing? We want our leaders to be pure and good, but at the same time we want them to be effective, and to be effective you often have to be ruthless and not bound by ideology or the same morals that we pretend to hold ourselves to.

- Beau Willimon

Nothing Happen

If you do nothing long enough, something's bound to happen.

- H. Jon Benjamin

May Keep

April is a promise that May is bound to keep.

- Hal Borland

Game Worm

If you stay with this game long enough, the worm is bound to turn.

- Hayden Fry

Truth I Am

I am bound to tell what I am told, but not in every case to believe it.

- Herodotus

Influenced Musics

Generally, I've got to say that all sounds, musics, noises since conception are bound to have influenced me.

- Hugh Hopper

Individual Gather

Brave men do not gather by thousands to torture and murder a single individual, so gagged and bound he cannot make even feeble resistance or defense.

- Ida B. Wells

Principles Obey

Obey the principles without being bound by them.

- Bruce Lee

Thought Through

They thought that athletes that worked out with my system wouldn't be able to throw a ball because they'd be too muscle bound. Those are the misconceptions I had to go through for about 40 years.

- Jack LaLanne

Destiny Nation

The Destiny of every Nation is bound to the Destiny of all Others.

- Carlo Azeglio Ciampi

Christ Dwell

A Christian is of no sect. He can dwell in the midst of sects, and appear in their services, without being attached or bound to any. He hath but one knowledge, and that is, Christ in him.

- Jakob Bohme

Fine Hunch

You are bound, my hunch is, to make it just fine.

- James Dickey

Politics Through

American history and the history of baseball are bound up together: our racial politics can be described and traced through it.

- Chad Harbach

Circumstances Buy

Industries that make goods and services that people have to buy, regardless of economic circumstances, are bound to do well whatever the economic conditions.

- James O'Shaughnessy

Only Up

My humanity is bound up in yours, for we can only be human together.

- Desmond Tutu

Period Certain Way

A period film, where you, for example, where you have a traditional wardrobes, you are bound to act a certain way. But in a modern film, a lot of body gesture.

- Donnie Yen

Now Go

But it cannot follow that because weapons and troops are now being deployed we are bound to go to war.

- Douglas Hurd

Like Going

Get a gym membership! If you have a membership, you're bound to go. If you say, like, 'Oh, I'll get it one day,' you're never going to do it.

- Jennette McCurdy

Own Mold

We are so bound together that no man can labor for himself alone. Each blow he strikes in his own behalf helps to mold the universe.

- Jerome K. Jerome

Organized Extremely

The farm women are extremely well organized and are bound to be heard from.

- Edith Rogers

New Concepts

An economy open to new concepts and novel ventures is bound to generate unequal gains.

- Edmund Phelps

Faith Our

Every child matters. If we fail our children, we are bound to fail our present, our future, faith, cultures, and civilisations as well.

- Kailash Satyarthi

End Temporary

Everything is temporary. Everything is bound to end.

- Keren Ann

Power Irresponsible

The master's irresponsible power has no such bound.

- Fanny Kemble

Opposite Whenever

Whenever a situation develops to its extreme, it is bound to turn around and become its opposite.

- Frank Capra

Hands Means

The best music happens when you have a personal connection to it. That same philosophy can extend to the instrument you hold in your hands: if a guitar means something special, you're bound to do great things with it.

- Frank Iero

Balance Agricultural

Agricultural husbandry essentially maintains the balance of bound nitrogen.

- Fritz Haber

Reason Constrain

It vexes me when they would constrain science by the authority of the Scriptures, and yet do not consider themselves bound to answer reason and experiment.

- Galileo Galilei

Stories Apologise

Never apologise for not being someone else. You're bound to find something you're good at, even if it's only writing stories.

- Geraldine McCaughrean

Law Borders

The hunting of monsters is not for the faint of heart. Nor is it for those who feel bound by such trivial doctrines as law or national borders.

- Tess Gerritsen

Country Personal

I believe a relationship with a country is simply bound to the interests of two countries and not by personal issues.

- Saad Hariri

Means Following

People are bound to comment, and that means they are following me.

- Pratyusha Banerjee

Laws Exemption

Lastly, he must remember that he himself hath no exemption from the common lot, but that he is bound by the same laws of mortality, and liable to the same ailments and afflictions with his fellows.

- Thomas Sydenham

Plants Minerals

Plants and minerals are bound to predestination. The faithful is only bound to the Divine orders.

- Muhammad Iqbal

Simple Shake

There are those moments when you shake someone's hand, have a conversation with someone, and suddenly your all bound together because you share your humanity in one simple moment.

- Ralph Fiennes

Battle Wrinkles

When you battle Nancy Pelosi as much as I have, you're bound to get a few wrinkles.

- Ralph Hall

Lightning Landscapes

Even in a less exaggerated description, any verbal account of a person is bound to find itself employing an assortment of waterfalls, lightning rods, landscapes, birds, etc.

- Sergei Eisenstein

Big Ford

Ford Fairlane was one of those movies that was so much fun to make that it was bound not to be a big hit.

- Renny Harlin

More Protecting

If governments let themselves be fully bound by the decisions of their parliaments without protecting their own freedom to act, a breakup of Europe would be a more probable outcome than deeper integration.

- Mario Monti

Differences View

When differences of view emerge, as they are bound to do from time to time, they should be resolved privately and whenever appropriately, collectively.

- Nigel Lawson

History Very

History is very much bound up in family experience.

- Norman Davies

Go Being

Being a character actor, I can go on until I'm 70 or 80; I'm not bound to the way I look.

- Sophie Okonedo

Evolve Possibilities

The definition of an 'operating system' is bound to evolve with customer demands and technological possibilities.

- Virginia Postrel

War Based

As a genre, the noir of post-World War II was based on characters who were weak or repellent, bound to let down us and themselves.

- Steve Erickson

Learn Like

I like to knuckle down and get on with my job. I'll make mistakes, I'm bound to, but I'll write them down and I'll learn from them.

- Paul Ince

Science Scientists

Much of Indian science seems intuitive and not bound by the rigid thinking of classical scientists.

- Roland Joffe

Trust Chance

If you wish in this world to advance your merits you're bound to enhance; You must stir it and stump it, and blow your own trumpet, Or, trust me, you haven't a chance.

- William Gilbert

Get Some

The real bummer of fame is that at some point you're bound to get demoted.

- Paulina Porizkova

Broken Themselves

The rigid cause themselves to be broken; the pliable cause themselves to be bound.

- Xun Kuang