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 : 32
Thought TV

I originally passed on 'Girls' because I thought TV was evil.

- Adam Driver

Back Planet

I'm the one who originally coined the term 'dwarf planet,' back in the nineteen-nineties.

- Alan Stern

Funny Like

I consider that a man's brain originally is like a little empty attic, and you have to stock it with such furniture as you choose.

- Arthur Conan Doyle

Right Matthew

Matthew's all right. Originally, I wanted Errol Flynn, but McConaughey should be good as Dirk Pitt.

- Clive Cussler

Art College

I wanted to be an animator originally. I went to art school; I went to art college and everything. But that screen was just calling me.

- Damon Wayans, Jr.

Artist Wanted

I originally just wanted to be an artist.

- Daniel Clowes

Love Big

Originally I'm a big pop-music aficionado, that's my love.

- Danny Boyle

Romeo Dad

I grew up in Birmingham, but my parents are originally from Barbados. My dad, Romeo, was a long-distance lorry driver, and my mother, Mayleen, worked in catering.

- David Harewood

Grandfather New

I'm a quarter Indian; my grandfather's originally from New Delhi.

- Daya

Work New

I was interested in nuclei originally with my deuteron photo work because that was one of the fundamental forces, and the measurement was basic to new science.

- John Henry Carver

Ship Railroad

The railroad originally was as completely dissociated from steam propulsion as was the ship.

- John Moody

Almost Indie

Originally, 'The Monster' started out as this indie, Florence And The Machine, tribal-y, almost Spanish-esque dance record.

- Jon Bellion

Enjoy Bigger

That's what I do and I enjoy even the hateful moments of a relationship where two people or four people come together to make a bigger mess than originally intended.

- Josh Silver

Jazz New

Most people don't know that Congo Square was originally a Muscogee ceremonial ground... in New Orleans, the birthplace of jazz.

- Joy Harjo

Noticed Added

Ramona was originally an accidental character I added to the Henry Huggins books because I noticed that none of the characters had siblings. I added Ramona as Beazus' pestering little sister.

- Beverly Cleary

Like Teapot

Originally I planned on starting a teapot collection. I really like them.

- Billy Dee Williams

Them Very

A system that was originally designed to support the poorest in society is now trapping them in the very condition it was supposed to alleviate.

- Iain Duncan Smith

Always Loud

I'm Latin, and my family is originally from Italy, so we're a loud group. There's always a lot of food, a lot of talking, a lot of fighting.

- Isabeli Fontana

Kind Like

On 'Sid & Nancy,' it was originally this atonal kind of beat that you hear in the verses, like an atonal dance track.

- Isom Innis

Art Study

Gloom and solemnity are entirely out of place in even the most rigorous study of an art originally intended to make glad the heart of man.

- Ezra Pound


I'm from the Mississippi delta originally.

- Little Milton

Which Built

The Turkish Embassy in Washington is an ornate, eclectic building on the corner of Twenty-third Street and Massachusetts Avenue which was built originally for Edward Hamlin Everett, the man who put the crimp in bottle caps.

- George W. S. Trow

Going Movie

Originally, 'Popular' was going to be a movie.

- Ryan Murphy

Natural Appears

It appears first, that liberty is a natural, and government an adventitious right, because all men were originally free.

- Thomas Clarkson

Idea Studio

It wasn't a problem for me drawing humans although I had originally come to the studio with the idea that what I had to offer them was my knowledge in the drawing of animals.

- Marc Davis

Head Keep

I originally passed on 'Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head' in 1969, so they gave it to B.J. Thomas.

- Ray Stevens

Had Turned

I tend to turn down books originally published as e-books. As for selling books directly to e-book publishers, I would do so only if all traditional publishers had turned them down.

- Richard Curtis

Belly Shows

Originally, with all the shows, we went looking for belly laughs.

- Norman Lear

Going Hundred

I was originally going to train as a journalist, passing a series of exams that winnowed ten thousand applicants down to one hundred places on a National Union of Journalists course.

- Warren Ellis

Doing Wrote

And all of Laura's stuff, what they wrote originally wasn't as good and Constance wound up doing that herself. That was all her stuff, reading to the child, because she had children herself and that's what she would have done.

- William Devane

Legacy Created

The Gershwin legacy is extraordinary because George Gershwin died in 1937, but his music is as fresh and vital today as when he originally created it.

- Michael Feinstein


Project Xanadu is essentially my trademark. It was originally, and has returned to my arms as that.

- Ted Nelson