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Sparks Turned

Achingly funny as it was, Larry Gelbart's writing gave off sparks that turned a hard light on the way we are.

- Alan Alda

Burn Lest

A man should live with his superiors as he does with his fire: not too near, lest he burn; nor too far off, lest he freeze.

- Albert Pike

Like Telling

Girls are telling me to take my shirt off. It's like, 'Hello! I'm a person, too!'

- Alex Meraz

Phenomenon Modern Era

First off, I have to mention what is undoubtedly the greatest phenomenon of the modern era: All You Can Eat Buffets.

- Alexei Sayle

Everyone Knock

It is hard to be number one, and it is even harder to stay there because everyone is trying to knock you off the top.

- Allan McNish

Best Many

We've won both the best and worst band in so many major magazines - we just get written off so much, but we don't care.

- Andy Biersack

Him Really

I'm not really in Louis CK's circle. It'd probably be harder if we were really close and I went off on him.

- Andy Kindler

Going Come

I have not taken a position on that nuclear option. My view is I'm not going to do anything until I come to that bridge. I'm not going to jump off the bridge until I come to it.

- Arlen Specter

Sweet Ice

Off the ice, I can be soft, and I can be elegant and sweet.

- Ashley Wagner

Lunch Salad

I try not to take much time off for lunch, so I usually end up with a tossed salad from the local deli.

- Aslaug Magnusdottir

Internet Stay

I stay off the Internet.

- Chaske Spencer

Train Lies

I was on a train of lies. I couldn't jump off.

- Clifford Irving

Kid Grew

On the field, I went from an anonymous redshirt to a short-yardage specialist to a Heisman Trophy candidate. Off the field, I showed up as a wild kid and grew up.

- Dak Prescott

College I Remember

I remember moving out to L.A. straight after college and just starting to try to write scripts and trying to get stuff off the ground.

- Damien Chazelle

Leap Anybody

Anybody can leap off a building.

- Daniel Craig

Great On And Off

Hugh Grant does a great job with his style. Somehow understated yet timeless and seems to get it. He does it on and off camera.

- David Lauren

Genius Position

There is no off position on the genius switch.

- David Letterman

Go Had

I'll never go round slagging Arsenal off, because I've had 13 fantastic years there.

- David Seaman

Great Got

I'm never bored, never ever bored. If I've got a day off I'll sit in a cafe and watch and observe. I'm a great observer.

- David Suchet

Very Straight Man

Chris O'Dowd is a very special talent. He's one of those very, very rare actors who can be the clown, or he can be the straight man playing off the clown, in a scene.

- Jim Piddock

Really Tells

I just know whenever I fall off His path, things get really hard. So I just stick with what God tells me to do.

- Joe Wurzelbacher

Idea Had

When I did 'Ferris Bueller's Day Off', I had the idea on Monday and the following Tuesday it was in budget at Paramount. I couldn't walk.

- John Hughes

Feeling Punches

Theater audiences don't pull punches. They'll let you know when they're feeling ripped off.

- Johnny Galecki

Love Big

I'm a big gamer, so I love my PlayStation to switch off from triathlon.

- Jonathan Brownlee

Last Making

My job is writing. I get paid to do it. When was the last time you heard someone challenge a doctor for making money off of cancer?

- Joyce Maynard

Line Visible

I've taken my knickers off. My friends told me my panty line was visible, so I went without.

- Helena Christensen

First Guitar Player

I was a guitar player first off.

- Boz Scaggs

Game Lot

My iron game. I get into trouble a lot with my driver, so I tend to hit 3-wood off the tee.

- J. R. Smith

New Local

A lot of Montanans are teed off that local finds usually end up in New York.

- Jack Horner

Opportunity Started

When you realize that the uncut 'Porgy and Bess' started me off, that I'd have the opportunity to do a ton of 'Stoppard,' 'Hairspray,' that I'm able to do 'Il Trittico' at the Met - how do I top that?

- Jack O'Brien

Just Likeness

I just can't whip off a likeness of somebody.

- Jamie Wyeth

Persistence Pays

Persistence pays off.

- Jeffrey Dean Morgan

Television I Wish

I wish I'd not taken off all my clothes in my first television series, 'The Camomile Lawn.'

- Jennifer Ehle

Roots Jay

To get the adrenaline pumping between events - or to help me switch off, Jay Z, the Roots and Drake are on my playlist.

- Jessica Ennis

Like Any

I like playing characters who are out there on the edge, where they can explode at any moment or fall off the precipice.

- Jessica Lange

Smile Years

It's true that a smile can take years off a person - not that such a thing matters in Yoko Ono's case.

- Elvis Mitchell

Boat Steps

My favorite Hepburn moment is in 'Sabrina,' when she steps off a boat in white shorts and a plaid shirt. Chic, classic, and unfussy.

- Emilia Clarke

Pool Equivalent

Self-builders are the adrenalin junkies of the DIY world; it's the equivalent of base-jumping off the top of the Gherkin to land in a paddling pool.

- Kevin McCloud

Trees Want

Yesterday I staked off the ground on the hill for an orchard. I want to get 1,000 apple trees agrowing.

- Ezra Cornell

Long Long Road

If I'm producing, I'm not acting, and it's such a long road to get anything off the ground.

- Kim Cattrall

Want Nose

No nose hair. Ever. You'd be surprised at all the little twigs sticking out. I just can't get it. How can you see that and not just want to hack it off?

- Kyan Douglas

Change Which

When I was 5, I wore a tie, and I wanted to change my name to Larry, which probably tipped my parents off that I was gay.

- Laura Ricketts

Two One Or Two

If I was starting off now, I would probably have taken one or two different turnings along the way.

- Len G. Murray

Like Movie

I'll usually see a scene in my head, playing like a movie trailer. After I've written that scene, everything takes off from there.

- Gena Showalter

Politics Football

In football, as in politics, resilience pays off.

- George Osborne

Knock T

Knock the 't' off the 'can't'

- George Reeves

Feet Onstage

I've worked my butt off. That keeps my feet on the ground - I'm the same Luis Fonsi onstage and at home cooking an omelette in basketball shorts.

- Luis Fonsi

Pressure Throw

I have to throw off the burden and the pressure.

- Ma Long

Almost Pulled

A fan almost pulled me off stage once, and that was a little scary because I totally almost ate it!

- Madison Marlow

Sure Wins

I'll even miss the Patriots fans in Foxborough, and they should miss me, because they sure did get a lot of wins off of me.

- Peyton Manning

Gun Accidentally

The gun went off accidentally.

- Phil Spector

Almost Took

When I first came out with my fans and the wind hit me, I almost took off.

- Sally Rand

She Cliff

Capo, my first golden retriever, so loved to swim she once jumped off a cliff to get into Lake Superior.

- Sara Paretsky

Sensitive Bouncing

As a child, I was hyper, I was a clown and I was sensitive. Today I'm all of the above, except I've refrained from bouncing off the walls.

- Nadine Velazquez

Thought Saw

There's the moment in 'Saw' where I get up off of the floor at the end. That was shocking, because no one expects it. I thought they did that really, really well.

- Tobin Bell

Love League

I love the levels, the depth, that the character has. He is the only member of the Justice League who cannot take off his costume. He is Cyborg 24/7.

- Ray Fisher

Business Started

I started off in 1993 with one lorry. I wasn't one of those guys buying a business and gearing it up.

- Sean Quinn

Good Tell

Whenever I walk off the golf course, I thank God that I'm able to tell a joke. I thank God I'm good at something.

- Ray Romano

Jerk Played

I'm human and I've played my butt off for ten years. I'm not a loafer, I'm not a jerk, I'm a baseball player.

- Reggie Jackson

People Terribly

I never know how to get off the phone, so I'm terribly admiring of people who can.

- Nellie McKay

Confidence Pull

I don't have the confidence to pull off a moustache.

- Rich Sommer

Learn Want

You can be in an acting class all you want, but you don't fully learn until you get off that stage and in front of a camera.

- Nicholas Lea

Recognize Really

Girls don't really recognize me on the street. No one has tried to serenade me or rip my shirt off.

- Mark Salling

Dead Being

Being dead is being weak and walled off.

- Richard McKenna

Cliff Sit

I'm off to sit on a cliff.

- Nik Kershaw

Planning Bridge

I'm not planning to jump off a bridge with no bungee.

- Norah Jones

Tennis Kind

When I'm sitting at home in the off season and I don't have anything to do, I watch tennis on my computer. It's kind of boring. It's something to do.

- Sloane Stephens

Always Getting

I was always getting told off by my choir teacher for, you know, riffing when I shouldn't.

- Rita Ora

Whole Going

This acting is going to leave my stain. Not just my mark, because you can wipe a mark off. But a stain: it's going to take a whole lot to get that out, and that's how I'm going to leave my stain on this world.

- RJ Cyler

Back Am

If you fall off a horse, you get back up. I am not a quitter.

- Olivia Wilde

Going Whole

As a player, I'm going to do everything I can to help the organization as a whole. On the field, off the field, I'm going to do everything in my power.

- Stefon Diggs

TV Knew

I knew it was time to get off of reality TV when someone asked me if I sang as well as acted.

- Ozzy Osbourne

Days Workaholic

No days off. I'm a workaholic.

- Wale

Room Rode

He flung himself from the room, flung himself upon his horse and rode madly off in all directions.

- Stephen Leacock

Pain Crisis

Whenever there was a crisis, I found a man to help me take the edge off the feelings of helplessness and pain.

- Susan Cheever

Want Cut

I never want to quit playing ball. They'll have to cut this uniform off of me to get me out of it.

- Roy Campanella

Before About

I try and have a relaxed attitude and stay quite switched off until about an hour before kick-off.

- Roy Keane

Me Shopping

Shopping turns me off.

- Tea Leoni

Time Take

I don't take time off.

- Wiz Khalifa