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 : 2702
New Despairing

I literally in the New York flea market - just when I was despairing of ever having a great serendipitous find - found a 1926 Chanel.

- Hamish Bowles

Death Normal

When Joy Division started, I was scared to death of having to get a normal day job.

- Bernard Sumner

Race Particularly

I like to relax a lot the night before a race. I like having people around me. I don't like being on my own, particularly. Music helps psych you up, too.

- Hannah Mills

Woman Hire

I literally couldn't get anyone to hire me. Having a woman do sports was seen as too risky.

- Hannah Storm

Which Scoring

I had a sketch called 'Fedora Basketball,' which was about basketball players having to wear hats; in addition to scoring points, they have to make sure their fedoras don't fall off.

- Hannibal Buress

Change Church

It is an absolutely unique success of the church community to have introduced such an epoch-making change, in just a few years, without having a serious division.

- Hans Kung

Think Always

You can always think that we're old and not innovative, but there is no company that can limp on for 139 years without being creative and having the genes to change.

- Hans Vestberg

Mobility Till

When I look into the Ericsson's mobility report that has predictions till 2018, the majority of people having mobile broadband by 2018 will be on 3G.

- Hans Vestberg

Rest Very

I like having my autonomy; I like going into the vegetable aisle with little fanfare. Very few go into that star category, in that uber above-the-title category. The rest of us, day in and day out, we're there to support what they do.

- Beth Broderick

Beautiful Like

A beautiful plant is like having a friend around the house.

- Beth Ditto

Mindset Private

Suburbia is all about private ownership and not having to share, and it leads to a paranoid, defensive mindset. I know this, having grown up in Essex.

- Hari Kunzru

Father's Day Tender

This is the price you pay for having a great father. You get the wonder, the joy, the tender moments - and you get the tears at the end, too.

- Harlan Coben

Going Hours

I never bought the excuse of not having time to write. If you really want to do it, you're either going to find those hours or eventually decide not to be a writer.

- Harlan Coben

Interesting Like

It's really interesting that whenever you do something that is so out of character, like having an emotional outburst, that you don't get in trouble.

- Beth Henley

Old-Fashioned Way

The only way I'm interested in having a baby is the old-fashioned way.

- Bethenny Frankel

Regrets More

So often is the virgin sheet of paper more real than what one has to say, and so often one regrets having marred it.

- Harold Acton

About Nightmares

There is an excitement about having nightmares.

- Betsey Johnson

Think Over

I like to think that Harry Cohn is having a somewhat difficult time sleeping in his grave thinking of a chick with a white shag rug taking over his space.

- Betsy Beers

New Always

I was always crazy about New York, dependent on it, scared of it - well, it is dangerous - but beyond that there was the pressure of being young and of not yet having done work you really liked, trademark work, breakthrough work.

- Harold Brodkey

Politicians Part

Public service is a part of who I am, having grown up in a family of politicians.

- Harold Ford, Jr.

Champions Star

The integral part of being a star is having the will to win. All the champions have it.

- Betty Cuthbert

Think Big

You would think that wrestling has so much to do with being aggressive and having a big ego, and it's exactly the opposite.

- Betty Gilpin

Over Which

There is something akin to freedom in having a lover who has no control over you, except that which he gains by kindness and attachment.

- Harriet Ann Jacobs

Which Rather

For my own part, I had rather suffer any inconvenience from having to work occasionally in chambers and kitchen... than witness the subservience in which the menial class is held in Europe.

- Harriet Martineau

Need Foreigners

Americans need to understand the significance of having their civil liberties dismantled. It doesn't just affect terrorists and foreigners, it affects us all.

- Bianca Jagger

Toys Bikes

Bikes and planes aren't about going fast or having fun; they're toys, but serious ones.

- Harrison Ford

Bigger Like

I do the things I like to do. It's sort of a bigger version of having more than one hobby.

- Harry Connick, Jr.

Love Play

Everything I do is part of my passion. I do the things I like to do. It's sort of a bigger version of having more than one hobby. I love to play piano, sing, and act. I love to do all those things.

- Harry Connick, Jr.

My Life Though

Even though it's tiring, I'm having the time of my life.

- Big Sean

Love Everyone

Obviously, everyone's different, but I love just settling down and having a barbecue with my friends at the house.

- Harry Kane

Love Myself

I consider myself straight, but if I met a guy tomorrow and fell in love with him, would I be brave enough to accept that without having to change the way I look at myself?

- Harry Lloyd

Appreciation Grow

Much as I resented having to grow up in Des Moines, it gave me a real appreciation for every place in the world that's not Des Moines.

- Bill Bryson

Beginning Like

If I had had to struggle at the beginning like most actors... I'd never have stuck it out. But having such complete success at the beginning, I was stuck with being an actor for life.

- Harry Morgan

Empathy Mindset

As far as my mindset changing, I see myself having more empathy in my older age.

- Bill Burr

Bed Like

I don't want to be viewed as a womaniser or whatever. I don't like going crazy crazy, I like having fun but it's nice to wake up in your own bed, isn't it?

- Harry Styles

Boy Just

I'm an 18-year-old boy, and I'm having fun. I'm just not having as much fun as people make out.

- Harry Styles

Lovely About

Raashi is a lovely co-star, and we're having so much fun working together. We were talking about how our careers in Bollywood were launched by John Abraham.

- Harshvardhan Rane

Think A Good Thing

I don't think there is any philosophy that suggests having polio is a good thing.

- Bill Gates

Will Like

I will never forget what it was like coming out and having nobody to look up toward.

- Harvey Milk

Business Small

Having a small business and being one of thousands of people whom no one in government will listen to, I have decided to run for supervisor as a person.

- Harvey Milk

Pretty Beating

At the end of the day, leaving WrestleMania, having my hand raised, beating Brock Lesnar... I'd say it was a pretty successful tenure.

- Bill Goldberg

Having Fun Fun

Are we having fun yet?

- Bill Griffith

Directors About

Having an investor on your board of directors who is naive about public markets or finds them complex or scary is non-optimal.

- Bill Gurley

Think Private

We want the people, in their private lives, to be completely free, and in today's world, having access to information and the right of free dialogue and the right to think freely is the right of all peoples, including the people of Iran.

- Hassan Rouhani

Doing Play

This play is truly a great invention, and we're having a great time doing it eight times a week.

- Bill Irwin

Away Like

I stay away from dairy and I drink almond milk now. And I've also found that eating breakfast, like waking up and actually having it, helps me stay way healthy.

- Hayley Williams

Think Criticise

I do think that it's unfair to criticise anyone if they are having a bad day.

- Hazel Keech

Having Fun Away

I only do this because I'm having fun. The day I stop having fun, I'll just walk away.

- Heath Ledger

Surprise Defeat

The terrorist uses surprise and stealth, and the only way to defeat that is by having accurate and timely intelligence.

- Bill Nelson

Still Dorky

You don't want to be too cool. But you don't want to be too dorky. Still, I find it so much better to see a guy at a club being a dork, and having fun, than trying to be sexy.

- Heather Morris

Months Could

If I'm really feeling good and not having a lot of interruptions, I can do a minute of animation a day, so theoretically, I could do a film in three months without any interruptions.

- Bill Plympton

Younger Belt

Even with not having that many matches under my belt, I handled the match against Svitolina well. When I was younger, not having that many matches under my belt, I might not have done that.

- Heather Watson

Luck Talent

The luck of having talent is not enough; one must also have a talent for luck.

- Hector Berlioz

Kept Had

I should have known growing up and not having any money ever that I should have kept every dollar that I had.

- Heidi Montag

Society Given

Man is the animal that intends to shoot himself out into interplanetary space, after having given up on the problem of an efficient way to get himself five miles to work and back each day.

- Bill Vaughan

Doing Play

I didn't want to stay in the Stones, and be stuck in a position having to play a music I didn't like anymore and that restricted me from doing all the others things I'm interested in because of time.

- Bill Wyman

Doctor About

That's what the 'Doctor' is about, essentially - having that energy that you just can't understand.

- Billie Piper

Living Lives

That's the best thing that's ever happened to me, bar none, is having grandchildren and living by them and being part of their lives.

- Helen Garner

Studio Them

I enjoyed so much working with the guys from Wilco, and riffing off of them, and having someone come up to me with ideas, because normally in the studio it's me who has to come up with all the ideas.

- Billy Bragg

History Sense

I'm trying to make a case for those people who don't have a sense of belonging that they should have, that there is something really worthwhile in having a sense of belonging, and recasting and looking at our modern history.

- Billy Bragg

Vision Blind

The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.

- Helen Keller

Lucky Shelter

I was lucky to learn early in life that you need money for food and shelter, but there's no ambition in having money in the bank for the sake of it!

- Helen McCrory

Younger Figures

Literature is reflecting what is happening in life. More and more women are having relationships with younger men. It's partly that women are not losing their figures now.

- Helen McCrory

Thought Discover

Appallingly, I hadn't thought about it one jot. I never daydreamed as a little girl of getting married and having children. I was as surprised to discover I was getting married as I was to discover I was up the duff.

- Helen McCrory

Love Fellow Man

I want to be remembered for having a great love for my fellow man. Because, you know, I do.

- Billy Casper

Visual A Good Thing

Having a visual element to your band is a good thing.

- Billy Gibbons

Want Painted

When having my portrait painted I don't want justice, I want mercy.

- Billy Hughes

Money Still

It doesn't matter about money; having it, not having it. Or having clothes, or not having them. You're still left alone with yourself in the end.

- Billy Idol

Think Imagine

There's no point for me in being a writer and having all these blocked places where I feel I can't think freely and imagine freely. There just really is no point.

- Binyavanga Wainaina

Going Read

I don't watch scary movies. Sometimes, even having to read the script and do an episode of 'Grimm,' I get a little tense because I know someone's going to jump out of somewhere.

- Bitsie Tulloch

Depend Always

I always liked having my own money and buying my own stuff. I didn't want to depend on somebody to do it for me.

- Blac Chyna

Happiness Getting

There is no happiness in having or in getting, but only in giving.

- Henry Drummond

Play Image

I try to avoid a specific image. I seek to play as many different women as I can to avoid having a label put on me.

- Blythe Danner

Attitude Asking

Having a positive mental attitude is asking how something can be done rather than saying it can't be done.

- Bo Bennett

Think Want

The secret to having everything you want out of life is the realization that you really don't want most of the things you think you want.

- Bo Bennett

Living Means

To me, living in the present means being aware of your conscious choice to focus on the past, present or future - it is not necessarily having to focus on the present.

- Bo Bennett

Love Bonus

I was alone for five years. Having a love is a gigantic bonus in life, but I wasn't unhappy when I was single, either.

- Bo Derek

Practice Regions

Surgical Anatomy is, to the student of medicine and surgery, the most essential branch of anatomical science, having reference more especially to an accurate knowledge of the more important regions, and consisting in the application of anatomy generally to the practice of surgery.

- Henry Gray

Achieving Aim

Having an aim is the key to achieving your best.

- Henry J. Kaiser

Taste Within

Live daringly, boldly, fearlessly. Taste the relish to be found in competition - in having put forth the best within you.

- Henry J. Kaiser

Listening Everyone

I make progress by having people around me who are smarter than I am and listening to them. And I assume that everyone is smarter about something than I am.

- Henry J. Kaiser

Mind Constitution

The frame of mind in the local legislatures seems to be exerted to prevent the federal constitution from having any good effect.

- Henry Knox

Peace Through

If there is to be any peace it will come through being, not having.

- Henry Miller

Children Bringing

And part of that is, what is the point of having children if you don't have the privilege of bringing them up?

- Bob Geldof

Lucky Sometimes

In the long run, it's impossible to make progress without sometimes having setbacks, although people who get lucky on their first attempt sometimes forget this.

- Henry Spencer

My Own Own

I often turn to my books when my own writing is having a hard time.

- Bob Mayer

Medical Informed

Informed consent is required for every invasive medical procedure, from getting your ears pierced to having an abortion.

- Bob McDonnell

Think Abortion

I don't think the objective of an abortion clinic is to try to talk women out of having the procedure. That obviously would not be positive for their bottom line.

- Bob McDonnell

Judgement Always

Having power and being in a position of power can really blur your judgement, and it's not always that clear.

- Bob Morley

Need Contract

One of the advantages of not having a record contract is that you can make your own mistakes, you don't need somebody else to organize them for you.

- Herbie Mann

Say Still

I was a little different. I still say I'm a little different, because success to me is not having the most money, or having the biggest car or the biggest house.

- Herschel Walker

Voice Disciplined

I haven't raised my voice for eight to 10 years in the kitchen. And I won't have anybody shouting. If I hear of anybody having a go at anyone else, they'll get disciplined.

- Heston Blumenthal

Humble My Life

It's a quality of my life that I wouldn't change for the world, having grown up with such a humble background.

- Hilary Swank

Constitution Which

The Legislature, which was elected under the Constitution framed and supported by colored men, declared that a man having more than an eighth of African blood in his veins was ineligible to office or a seat in the Legislature of the State of Georgia.

- Hiram Rhodes Revels

Skiing Still

I'm still having fun and as long as skiing is enjoyable, I'm going to continue to do it.

- Bode Miller

Bad Bad Boy

I'm trying to be like the old Roc- A-Fella and Bad Boy, influencing people culturally but having hits at the same time.

- Hit-Boy

Will Similar

As long as the problem of world reconstruction remains the center of interest for all nations, blocs having similar attitudes will form and operate even within the League itself.

- Hjalmar Branting

Chess Play

We've seen computers play chess and beat grand masters. We've seen computers drive a car across a desert. But interestingly, playing chess is easy, but having a conversation about nothing is really difficult for a computer.

- Hod Lipson

Shape Beating

Having cancer empowered me to take more risks. I knew beating cancer was going to shape me, but it wasn't going to be all of me.

- Hoda Kotb

Thought City

I thought of Second City as just the greatest therapeutic job anybody could ever dream of having.

- Bonnie Hunt