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Reach Huge Part

There's a huge part of me that's thinking about perfection. I have to fight that urge, to try to live in the moment, reach for something that I might be hearing, and not second-guess myself.

- Aaron Diehl

Young Always

When I see young people interested in music. I always look out for that passion in their eyes. You never know where that might lead.

- Aaron Diehl

Think I Think

I think if we understand better the impact of war on women and children, we might be more careful about the wars we start.

- Abigail Disney

Respecting Below

You can see neurosis from below - as a sickness - as most psychiatrists see it. Or you can understand it as a compassionate man might: respecting the neurosis as a fumbling and inefficient effort toward good ends.

- Abraham Maslow

Alive May

Ted Kennedy is the only person alive who might know more than we do about Chappaquiddick, and he may not.

- Adam Clymer

Love Republican

Democratic politicians have disliked things I've written, Republican politicians... if they all love you, you might as well be driving a Good Humor truck.

- Adam Clymer

Business Your

If your business is really easy to do, don't gloat. You might be out of a job soon.

- Adam Davidson

Business Identify

An open-minded person running a business might catch a problem faster than a closed-minded person. And when they identify a problem, they can fix it much faster.

- Adeo Ressi

Nature Stories

I just had a hunch that there might be kernels of truth or reality - scientific or historical reality - in stories about nature that are perpetuated in oral myths. That's how I got interested in it.

- Adrienne Mayor

Work Father

My father would often work all night and sleep during the day, so for us, dinner might be pancakes, and breakfast might be beef stroganoff.

- Ahmet Zappa

Myself Year

I might not agree with myself in a year.

- Aisha Tyler

Gift Emotions

When I harnessed its seemingly uncontrollable might, I realized bipolar disorder's powers could be used for good. My diagnosis didn't have to be an affliction. It could simply be the gift of extraordinary emotions.

- AJ Lee

Soul Shake

No matter how hard the loss, defeat might serve as well as victory to shake the soul and let the glory out.

- Al Gore

Lives Other

Reading is as much a part of life as any part, and it's life itself. And it allows us to live other lives that we might not have lived if we hadn't picked up those books.

- Alan Cheuse

Attitude Truth

But the attitude of faith is to let go, and become open to truth, whatever it might turn out to be.

- Alan Watts

Impression Been

People might have the impression I had an easy life, but it's been anything but that.

- Alana Stewart

Shame Going

I just feel compelled to continue to be transparent. It just really levels the playing field and eradicates the shame that I have, or that one might have, about being human. So I'm going to just keep going.

- Alanis Morissette

Happen Been

This attempt to isolate cell constituents might have been a failure if they had been destroyed by the relative brutality of the technique employed. But this did not happen.

- Albert Claude

Here Been

There might've been wires, but I have this ability to make myself light. Well you know what, in ballet, when you kind of lift yourself here, it's all up in the head.

- Albert Finney

Been Having

I wanted to be a doctor that I might be able to work without having to talk because for years I had been giving myself out in words.

- Albert Schweitzer

Change Bad

You have to change things in order to get to where you want to go. And things might get worse. But if you're not getting where you want to be, already, in a sense, it's as bad as it can get.

- Alberto Salazar

Always Could

I have always wanted to do a show where I could stay home. When you make movies, you might as well take a dart and throw it at a map.

- Alec Baldwin

Creative Pretty

I have a lot of what you might call creative self-loathing - I have pretty high expectations, and they seem to consistently be higher than what I'm able to accomplish.

- Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu

Will Affect

Climate change might be disastrous, but does that mean we want carbon taxes that raise the price of a gallon of heating oil to $10? And how exactly will those taxes affect economic growth?

- Alex Berenson

Streets Using

In the short run, using militias might be the quickest and easiest way to improve order on Iraq's streets and uproot the terrorists and guerrillas who routinely attack American troops and civilian targets.

- Alex Berenson

Feel Like

It might feel good to be out of your body for awhile. But you can't stay like that forever.

- Alex Chiu

Think Church

It might kill you to say it, because the film really takes on the Catholic Church, but I do think there is a sort of affection for certain rituals, and an authenticity to the presentation of those rituals, in 'Mea Maxima Culpa.'

- Alex Gibney

Stress Going

The truth is, I'm not a coper. I hate stress. I might appear calm externally but internally it's all going on.

- Alex Kingston

Been Whatsoever

I don't spend any time whatsoever thinking about what might have been.

- Alex Trebek

Like Some

I know my lyrics might be weird to some, but they're not like that to me because I know where they come from - I know the secret.

- Alex Turner

Like Made

'Hatful of Hollow' and 'The Smiths' were lent to me, and they made me want to create music that might make another person feel like they made me feel - to have an effect on someone.

- Alex Turner

Love Mick Jagger

I'd love to interview Mick Jagger, but that might be scary.

- Alexa Chung

More Fact

People might say paper is dead or dying, but actually, it's not at all. It's just more rarified. The choice to send paper has more meaning because of the fact that you don't have to.

- Alexa Hirschfeld

Tone Set

Efforts following 9/11 were important. They set a tone. They reminded those who might be tempted to take out their anger on an entire community that such actions were wrong.

- Alexander Acosta

Storm Thought

I'm not much of a Rick Moody fan, but I want to be a fan for the Rick Moody I thought might appear after his first two novels, 'Garden State' (1992) and 'The Ice Storm' (1994).

- Alexander Chee

Love Other

Kanye West, I love you. You might not have known, but I have said in other interviews that you're my hero.

- Ali Shaheed Muhammad

May New

You can't go into new life experiences without the understanding that yeah, you may fail, but knowing you might fail can't stop you from trying.

- Alice Dreger

Work Calling Card

I find talking about my work harder than it might be if honesty wasn't my calling card.

- Alice Sebold

Freedom Engaged

For in the end, freedom is a personal and lonely battle; and one faces down fears of today so that those of tomorrow might be engaged.

- Alice Walker

Kind Whole

Lyrics are kind of the whole thing; it's the message. Something might have a beautiful melody but if it's not the truth coming out of your mouth, it's not appealing.

- Alison Krauss

Education Completion

Education in our times must try to find whatever there is in students that might yearn for completion, and to reconstruct the learning that would enable them autonomously to seek that completion.

- Allan Bloom

Own Will

Well, you might as well imitate your own program because if you don't, someone else will.

- Allan Sherman

Young Been

At times, I might have been too young; I might have been too naive at times and didn't understand who I really was to a whole culture.

- Allen Iverson

Here Provided

I might not be here if it wasn't for the research and the technology that March of Dimes provided for my family and me.

- Ally Brooke

Some Maybe

The only thing that might have annoyed some mathematicians was the presumption of assuming that maybe the axiom of choice could fail, and that we should look into contrary assumptions.

- Alonzo Church

Politics Historic

African-Americans who might have disagreed with candidate Obama's left-of-center politics voted for him in 2008 because electing a candidate with brown skin was too historic an opportunity to miss.

- Alveda King

Woman Away

If you're a woman lying on the beach in the Maldives, you might want to know that a kilometer away, another woman is being flogged. And you might want to find your own way to protest that.

- Amal Clooney

Price Plain

Flying might not be all plain sailing, but the fun of it is worth the price.

- Amelia Earhart

Think Close Friends

When I'm writing, I am lost in my book. Except family and close friends, I don't care about what critics, publishers or readers might think.

- Amish Tripathi

Go Some

I have the foundation to write, and then I go back and do research, and some of that might influence the recrafting of certain scenes.

- Amor Towles

Bad Been

School was hard for me. If there had been a school for the creative arts, I might have thrived, but... I needed that creative outlet so much. Also, I'm just bad with numbers.

- Amy Adams

Going Like

What might seem like a good idea to somebody at 21 is probably not going to seem like a good idea at 50, but you don't know that until you get there.

- Amy Grant

More Travelling

One of the downsides of the job is that I am travelling so much, and I don't have so much time to go out and socialise as people who have a more traditional job might do, so it's hard.

- Ana Ivanovic

Love Will

Anxiety is love's greatest killer. It makes others feel as you might when a drowning man holds on to you. You want to save him, but you know he will strangle you with his panic.

- Anais Nin

Suicide Always

That's the thing about suicide. Try as you might to remember how a person lived his life, you always end up thinking about how he ended it.

- Anderson Cooper

Pretty Seamlessly

You might try the gym from time to time. It really is something you can incorporate into your life pretty seamlessly.

- Anderson Cooper

Been Well Known

There's a number of places I've wanted to go but it's been determined too risky or that I'm relatively well-known, and therefore it might not be wise for me to pop up in this place.

- Anderson Cooper

Grow Other

If you grow up playing in church, it removes a lot of the boundaries that other musicians might have, growing up with sheet music or whatever.

- Anderson Paak

Area Too

If I was sharp in every area, I might be too big-headed or something.

- Andrae Crouch

Like Vice

Dali is like a man who hesitates between talent and genius, or, as one might once have said, between vice and virtue.

- Andre Breton

Going Makes

If you're going to be a model, what's going to get you the job on a go-see and makes you stand out, it might not be your lipstick or your portfolio or what you're wearing, it might come from your core being.

- Andre Leon Talley

Other Built

Other people might want a Ferrari, but I wanted a butterfly house. I built it together with a blacksmith. We designed it together.

- Andre Rieu

Distrust Motivated

Fear is the enemy. I distrust it. Any feeling or decision I make that might be motivated by fear I quickly reassess.

- Andrea Riseborough

Tyranny Folly

We might not object to the statement that Lear deserved to suffer for his folly, selfishness and tyranny; but to assert that he deserved to suffer what he did suffer is to do violence not merely to language but to any healthy moral sense.

- Andrew Coyle Bradley

Love Sex

Yet, if the most frequent sex and apparently the best sex is that between married partners who are faithful to one another, is there not a hint that affection might be an important aspect of sex? Even love?

- Andrew Greeley

Surprise Knew

I knew nothing about film at all. I suppose the biggest surprise is all these things. In the theatre we sort of do, I might do two or three key interviews and that would be it.

- Andrew Lloyd Webber

Worry Sliding

I wouldn't say you worry about your health when you run. I would say a quarterback as an obligation to protect yourself as a runner, whether it's getting out of bounds, sliding or getting down, whatever it might be.

- Andrew Luck

Why Like

Even if you don't like what I do, and you don't like my band, you might have a fan that likes both of us, and why would you wanna alienate them?

- Andy Biersack

Mundane Horribly

We're horribly mundane, aggressively mundane individuals. We're the ninjas of the mundane, you might say.

- Andy Partridge

Play Hours

When I'm DJing for two hours, I might play two or three Smiths songs.

- Andy Rourke

Empathy Creators

I know it might sound weird, but empathy is one of the greatest creators of energy. It's counterintuitive because it's selfless.

- Angela Ahrendts

Still Like

I might like somebody, and have to go interview somebody that hates them, but I still have to be fair.

- Angie Martinez

Sometimes Side

I look at books as being a form of activism. Sometimes they'll show us a side of the world that we might not have known about.

- Angie Thomas

Democrats Required

I might be in favor of national healthcare if it required all Democrats to get their heads examined.

- Ann Coulter

Work Particularly

I have to say I'm all for public flogging. One type of criminal that a public humiliation might work particularly well with are the juvenile delinquents, a lot of whom consider it a badge of honor to be sent to juvenile detention.

- Ann Coulter

Woman Tough Guy

Not only is it OK for a woman to write about a tough guy, but it might even help sell him.

- Ann Maxwell

Small Want

Kids who want to become writers might want to start carrying a small notebook in their backpack. I encourage people to sit down in malls and listen, just listen, to how people talk.

- Ann Turner

Like Cities

Cities might become biological entities, walls hung with curtains of algae that glow at night and sequester carbon, and floors made from tweaked cellular material that strengthens like bones as we walk on it.

- Annalee Newitz

Go Against

With technology tracking us everywhere we go, 'cosplay' might become our best defense against surveillance.

- Annalee Newitz

Think Irish People

I can't think of anything you might say about Irish people that is absolutely true.

- Anne Enright

Poetry Poem

A poem might be defined as thinking about feelings - about human feelings and frailties.

- Anne Stevenson

Sofa Tastes

The champagne tastes the same if you're sitting bolt upright or sunk back into a sofa, so you might as well be upright, because you look better.

- Anouska Hempel

New More

In America, there might be better gastronomic destinations than New Orleans, but there is no place more uniquely wonderful.

- Anthony Bourdain

Subject Which

Conducting! A subject, truly, concerning which much might be written, yet scarcely anything of real importance is to be found in books.

- Anton Seidl

More Bring

Society prizes a girl for being thin more than anything else she might bring to the table.

- Arabella Weir

My Life Been

'Gunday' might not be the best film of my life, but it's been a life-altering film for me.

- Arjun Kapoor

Focus One Thing

If I dabble in too many things and don't focus on channelizing my energy into one thing, I might mess it up.

- Arjun Kapoor

Very Sets

Carrying out the thing, getting it to the point when one might say: There, now it is good - that point is hard to reach. Often, one sets very high goals for oneself. Perhaps too high.

- Arne Jacobsen

Army British Museum

If an army of monkeys were strumming on typewriters, they might write all the books in the British Museum.

- Arthur Eddington

Luck Sights

I worried she might spend an afternoon chatting with me about the sights and then wish me best of luck.

- Arthur Golden

Sometimes Three

You might only get three takes to do a scene; sometimes it takes longer than that to find those moments.

- Asa Butterfield

Like Set

I don't like to set myself goals because then you might fail to reach them. I just go with the flow.

- Asa Butterfield

More Everyone

I might be more satisfied seeing my friends really come up than myself. I'm really happy for my success, but I can't really see it, because I'm myself working. You can see it; everyone around me can see it.

- ASAP Ferg

Thought Happen

In 2010, I was 17 or 18 and thought, 'Yeah, the Olympics, that might happen.'

- Ashley Wagner

More Like

I might be more of a tomboy on the ice, but when it comes to fashion and things like that, I'm a total girlie-girl.

- Ashley Wagner

See Human Condition

What you might see as depravity is, to me, just another aspect of the human condition.

- Asia Argento

Prayer Loving

Intercessory prayer might be defined as loving our neighbour on our knees.

- Charles Bent

Television Saving

I might have had trouble saving France in 1946 - I didn't have television then.

- Charles de Gaulle

Away Carefully

Choose your corner, pick away at it carefully, intensely and to the best of your ability and that way you might change the world.

- Charles Eames

Data Though

If the assumptions used in calculating energy are changed, then this seriously affects the final result, even though the same body of data might be used.

- Charles Francis Richter