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


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Lesson Learned

I've had my run in with trouble. Fortunately, you know, one slap on the hand is usually the last time for me... I learned my lesson.

- Aaron Carter

Play Last Season

What position didn't I play last season?

- Aaron Hill

Game Kind

When you're competitive, the last thing you want to do is come out of a game, regardless of what kind of injury it is - whether it's an ankle, a knee, a rib, or a head injury.

- Aaron Rodgers

Certainly Statistic

Certainly, last year we did an episode about the census and sampling versus a direct statistic. You just said the word 'census,' and people fall asleep.

- Aaron Sorkin

Medical Him

You know what they call the fellow who finishes last in his medical school graduating class? They call him 'Doctor.'

- Abe Lemons

Going Still

The last day of your life is still going to be a day.

- Abel Ferrara

Always Eternal

Nothing is to come, and nothing past: But an eternal now, does always last.

- Abraham Cowley

Patriotism Will

My dream is of a place and a time where America will once again be seen as the last best hope of earth.

- Abraham Lincoln

Remember Honestly

I don't even remember the last time I bought an album, honestly.

- Action Bronson

Bachelor Had

I've never necessarily chosen to be a bachelor. I've had girlfriends throughout the last 20 or 30 years. It's just that there were times when I met people that fascinated me and times I didn't.

- Adam Clayton

Need Going

We want Quora to last forever, and in order to last forever, it's going to need to have revenue. One of the best things about ads is that you don't need to exclude anyone.

- Adam D'Angelo

Birdie Else

If all else fails, birdie the last.

- Adam Derek Scott

Want Documentation

The guy who knows about computers is the last person you want to have creating documentation for people who don't understand computers.

- Adam Osborne

Always Been

I've always really been into science, and in the last five years I've gotten into theoretical physics and the origins of the universe.

- Adam Pascal

Always First

I was always first in, last out, but not inefficiently.

- Adena Friedman

Truth Ingredient

As a main ingredient to the show, it has to have truth, represent truth, or else it won't last.

- Adolph Green

Like Last Year

You have to transmit to them what it's like being in the theater. And it has to come from somewhere inside you and not by being like what somebody did last year.

- Adolph Green

Over Increasingly

To try to teach ignoring technology is to ignore the progress that we have made over the last century. If school is preparation for the real world - a real world that is increasingly technology-driven - then to ignore technology is to become obsolete.

- Adora Svitak

Always Been

We are one of the last heavy metal bands. Iron Maiden has always been unique.

- Adrian Smith

Pretty Relevant

The trends that last and the trends that are relevant are the ones that make you look pretty.

- Aerin Lauder

Over Like

Novels are so much unrulier and more stressful to write. A short story can last two pages and then it's over, and that's kind of a relief. I really like balancing the two.

- Aimee Bender

Soul Honor

Honor is the inner garment of the Soul; the first thing put on by it with the flesh, and the last it layeth down at its separation from it.

- Akhenaton

Business Over

America's political system has evolved over the last 50 years in ways that have enhanced the power of business lobbies.

- Al Gore

Covering Stories

Last year, when we were in Mobile, Al., covering Hurricane Ivan, we heard the stories of poor people, many of them black stranded downtown because they had no way out.

- Al Roker

Going Mean

If you've climbed the first 140 meters it doesn't mean that you've succeeded; you are going to succeed by climbing the last 10 meters.

- Alain Robert

Read Go Home

When I go home, the last thing I want to do is read about the popular lore of vampires.

- Alan Ball

Would Anyone

Little did I know that the last words I would say on WNBC would be the last ones anyone would say.

- Alan Colmes

Never Unless

I'm never satisfied unless I get the last word.

- Alan Dershowitz

Supreme Longer

The court of last resort is no longer the Supreme Court. It's 'Nightline.'

- Alan Dershowitz

Frontier Product

The ocean is the last frontier of human empirical knowledge; even the contours on that eighth-grader's globe are the product of a mix of scientific measurement, inference and conjecture.

- Alan Huffman

Rest Figure

If you can last until you're 40 years old, hopefully you'll be mature enough to figure out the rest of the years.

- Alan Jackson

Studio Spoke

I have just returned from the dubbing studio where I spoke into a microphone as Severus Snape for absolutely the last time.

- Alan Rickman

Forget Extinction

Don't forget this club nearly went out of extinction last year.

- Alan Smith

Weekend Sweaters

I was in Kashmir last weekend. Went to visit one of my sweaters.

- Albert Brooks

Wait Judgment

Don't wait for the last judgment - it takes place every day.

- Albert Camus

Understand Held

The position of modern science, as far as an ignorant man of letters can understand it, seems not a step in advance of that held by Huxley and Romanes in the last century.

- Albert J. Nock

Brought CO2

Investigations during the last few decades have brought hydrogen instead of carbon, and instead of CO2 water, the mother of all life, into the foreground.

- Albert Szent-Gyorgyi

Given Terrorists

We have shown, given these last three years, that we were succeeding in fighting terrorists. While during the first 30 years of the former governments they didn't.

- Alberto Fujimori

Grow Old

'Tis said that wrath is the last thing in a man to grow old.

- Alcaeus

Purchases Less

Today, the Federal minimum wage purchases less than it has at any point in the last 50 years. Let me repeat: The Federal minimum wage purchases less than it has at any point in the last 50 years.

- Alcee Hastings

Lives Realized

I realized - and I am probably the last person in the world to realize this - that we live our lives with no editing.

- Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu

Death Suburbs

When the Internet really first started to hit, people felt this would be the death blow: after suburbs and long commutes and television and the death of the family dinner, this would be the last straw that would totally break society.

- Alex Steffen

Warrior Grade School

I started out as a Cold Warrior, even my last years in grade school.

- Alexander Haig

New Will

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.

- Alexander Pope

Grow Very

When you meet someone, of course you want it to last forever. It'd be very depressing if you didn't feel that way. But things change, and you maybe grow apart. You have to accept that.

- Alexander Skarsgard

Read Maybe

The last book I read was Noam Chomsky on anarchism; maybe I will become an anarchist.

- Alexander Skarsgard

Pieces Like

I really like Rag & Bone because they make simple pieces that last.

- Alexandra Daddario

Movie Very

A movie like 'The Last House On The Left' would be very hard to do in Europe.

- Alexandre Aja

Been Footballers

Acting has never been a thing that me and my dad have talked about. It's like footballers: when they get together, I bet the last thing they talk about is football.

- Alfie Allen

Dreams True

Dreams are true while they last, and do we not live in dreams?

- Alfred Lord Tennyson

Savagery Refuge

Religion is the last refuge of human savagery.

- Alfred North Whitehead

Childhood Repeatedly

For almost thirty years I repeatedly saw one and the same dream: I would arrive in Vienna at long last. I would feel really happy, for I was returning to my serene childhood.

- Alfred Schnittke

Been Advocating

Those who have been outspoken in advocating human rights during these last forty years, have themselves grabbed the most fundamental of human rights from the people of the Third-World countries.

- Ali Khamenei

Very Shop

Organize yourself so you aren't struggling to shop at the last minute. When you have real food, it's very easy to cook.

- Alice Waters

Long Day Grammys

The last thing I want is to walk into my house after a long day and see all the Grammys and awards. It would make me feel weird.

- Alicia Keys

Fall Surviving

In the fall of 1973, Erica Jong assaulted the last surviving bastions of old-fashioned modesty with her 'Fear of Flying.'

- Alistair Horne

Length Main

The main factors in terms of how tiring a season can be are governed by the number of races and the length of time between the first and the last.

- Allan McNish

Name Tell

I don't tell many people my last name.

- Allegra Versace

Private Archives

Research promoted by NARA within a major coalition of Federal and private sector research partners has at last demonstrated that an Electronic Records Archives can be built.

- Allen Weinstein

Became Mattress

From 1971 onwards, the Memorial Day holiday was officially observed on the last Monday in May and became the unofficial start of the summer, with barbecues, blockbuster movie openings and mattress sales.

- Allen West

Always Weird Thing

I always had a weird thing with being the last person somewhere... like a movie theater or a classroom. I get a weird sense of anxiety.

- Alona Tal

Education Depends

Progress for black Americans depends on good schools because education is the last great equalizer.

- Alphonso Jackson

Election Based

Many people who voted for Mr. Obama in the last election did so based on skin color.

- Alveda King

Blur Want

When you've worked as hard as I have to form your identity, the last thing you want is to blur where you end and someone else begins.

- Amanda de Cadenet

Which Before

Before 'Last Man Standing,' I did a lot of indies, which were raw and controversial and much darker. That is where I feel most secure as a storyteller. That is what I am drawn to the most.

- Amanda Fuller

Same Still

I still have the same friends I've had for the last 15 or 20 years.

- Amanda Hocking

Meant Named

Accompanied by an Australian photographer named Nigel Brennan, I'd gone to Somalia to work as a freelance journalist, on a trip that was meant to last only ten days.

- Amanda Lindhout

Wait Couple

Get a really good coat that will last a couple of years and that you can't wait to put on when the weather starts to turn.

- Amber Le Bon

Frontiers Begins

Doubt begins only at the last frontiers of what is possible.

- Ambrose Bierce

Young Someone

I was young not too long ago, and I know the last thing you want is someone preaching to you.

- America Ferrera

Process 19th Century

Russia was the last to leave the 19th century and the most rapid to enter the mandates of the 20th century. It was not an evolution. It was not a slow process.

- Amor Towles

Surprise Breadth

For me, the short story is the depth of a novel, the breadth of a poem, and, as you come to the last few paragraphs, the experience of surprise.

- Amy Bloom

Living Stories

Growing up in the hot Last Vegas desert, all I wanted was to be free. I would daydream about traveling the world, living in a place where it snowed, and I would picture all of the stories that I would go on to tell.

- Amy Purdy

Couple Jennifer

The last couple of roles I missed out on went to Jennifer Hudson, Jessica Biel and Olivia Wilde.

- Amy Schumer

Want Ambivalent

I have an ambivalent feeling about the Israeli army. Growing up in Tel Aviv, being involved in the arts, the last thing artists want to do is fight.

- Anat Cohen

Average Which

The average man does not know what to do with this life, yet wants another one which will last forever.

- Anatole France

Impatient Hour

My vacations last one hour. Then I get bored, impatient.

- Andre Aciman

Innovation Months

I just spent the last 8 months working on the second edition of 'Mastering Bitcoin,' and I couldn't even scratch the surface of all the innovation that is happening in BTC.

- Andreas Antonopoulos

Never Anybody

On 'Flash,' you've never seen the last of anybody, no matter what happens to them.

- Andrew Kreisberg

Fair Within

If you rank the top 50 one-day moves in the S&P 500, a fair number of those happened within the last five or 10 years. That tells you that we're in a different, riskier market now.

- Andrew Lo

Thought Economist

My mother died of lung cancer last year. I felt helpless. As an economist, I thought, 'What can I do?'

- Andrew Lo

Love Often

The most successful marriages, gay or straight, even if they begin in romantic love, often become friendships. It's the ones that become the friendships that last.

- Andrew Sullivan

Too Theorem

I realized that anything to do with Fermat's Last Theorem generates too much interest.

- Andrew Wiles

Been Nevertheless

Nevertheless, in the theatre, and in the cinema, the contemporary reality of Poland has been represented only to a minuscule degree in the last 12 years.

- Andrzej Wajda

Nature Very

Occasionally I have come across a last patch of snow on top of a mountain in late May or June. There's something very powerful about finding snow in summer.

- Andy Goldsworthy

Bother Sew

Last year we had so many people coming in and out they didn't bother to sew their names on the backs of the uniforms. They just put them there with Velcro.

- Andy Van Slyke

Never Subject

If you look up every last detail on your subject, you'll never finish.

- Andy Weir

Going Fleeting

I'm not playing for lack of options. But this is such a fleeting thing. When I'm done, I'm never, ever going to be able to come back to it. I know Vancouver is my last go.

- Angela Ruggiero

Sometimes Itself

Sometimes, women in families put themselves last until it manifests itself in their own health.

- Angelina Jolie

Always Fifteen

With AC/DC, we've always started with rock, and we've just kept it going. The critic's view is always, 'They just made an album and it's the same as the last one.' I'll have fifteen of them, anytime.

- Angus Young

Maybe Acceptable

Maybe the way we have learned to look has changed in the last 25 years, and the exotic is much more acceptable. There are many artists now, younger artists, who work out of the exotic.

- Anish Kapoor

Hours Set

You noticed from last night, we only did two from the 80s. And our set's two hours long.

- Ann Wilson

Singing Marathon

The music for 'The Last Five Years' is like running a 26-mile marathon, and singing Sondheim is like ballroom-dancing up Everest.

- Anna Kendrick

Still Stopped

Oh, if I had only known then what I know now, I would have stopped it last year when I was still young.

- Anna Lee

Liars May

Great passions, my dear, don't exist: they're liars fantasies. What do exist are little loves that may last for a short or a longer while.

- Anna Magnani

Give Maybe

When I am on stage, I give everything. Maybe because of that, I won't last long, but I don't care.

- Anna Netrebko

May Mentality

The victim mentality may be the last uncomplicated thing about life in America.

- Anna Quindlen

Law Forward

The problem... is emblematic of what hasn't changed during the equal opportunity revolution of the last 20 years. Doors opened; opportunities evolved. Law, institutions, corporations moved forward. But many minds did not.

- Anna Quindlen

New Sweeter

At last we've seen the first installment of Joss Whedon's new web series, 'Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog,' and it's sweeter than we'd ever imagined.

- Annalee Newitz

Landscapes Original

'Interstellar' is a thematic sequel to Christopher Nolan's last original film, 'Inception'. It drops us into a dark future full of otherworldly landscapes and time distortions.

- Annalee Newitz