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Character Some

I'm involved in some action scenes, so they'll train me for that. I'll be working with my acting coach to prepare for my character.

- Aaliyah

Week Going

I want to be the best. I want to be counted on by my teammates. I want to be counted on by this organization and the fans. I want to be someone they know is going to bring it every single week. I prepare to be the best.

- Aaron Rodgers

Play Role

I know my role on this team, and I'm expected to prepare and to perform every week and play well. I relish that opportunity - to be somebody the guys can count on week in and week out, to play really well. That's what really motivates me: to make my coaches proud, my teammates proud, and the fans proud.

- Aaron Rodgers

Providence Aware

Providence was well aware what lay ahead for me, and my Capuchin training was to prepare me for it.

- Abbe Pierre

Chance Some

I will prepare and some day my chance will come.

- Abraham Lincoln

Through Shines

The best decisions are taken quickly and well. You can prepare yourself, have all aspects of the game thought through, but the one who shines on the pitch is the one with intuition.

- Adolfo Cambiaso

Today Thrifty

It is thrifty to prepare today for the wants of tomorrow.

- Aesop

Young Through

You don't buy experience at the pharmacy. You acquire it through games over time. Every player must go through that, but when the federation hired me, they told me they wanted new players and young players who will prepare for the future.

- Agustin Castillo

Very However

The coupling of aryl halides with copper at very high temperature is called the Ullmann reaction, which is of broad scope and has been used to prepare many symmetrical biaryls. However, when a mixture of two different aryl halides is used, there are three possible biaryl products.

- Akira Suzuki

Career Kid

I felt like the luckiest kid in the world. And I was. I was growing up middle-class in a time when growing up middle-class in America meant there would be jobs for my parents, good schools for me to prepare myself for a career, and, if I worked hard and played by the rules, a chance for me to do anything I wanted.

- Al Franken

Doing Century

We need to prepare our kids for a 21st Century economy, and we're not doing it with our schools.

- Al Franken

College Career

During Vietnam, I was in college, enjoying my student deferment. The government wisely felt that, in my case, military service was less important than completing my studies to prepare me for my chosen career: comedian.

- Al Franken

Never Eternal

The American people never carry an umbrella. They prepare to walk in eternal sunshine.

- Al Smith

Started Lobster

When I started cooking the meal at home, after I had started cooking in restaurants, I usually would prepare bay scallops or lobster.

- Alain Ducasse

Career Wider

The higher the level of people's perceived self-efficacy, the wider the range of career options they seriously consider, the greater their interest in them, and the better they prepare themselves educationally for the occupational pursuits they choose.

- Albert Bandura

War Prevent

You cannot simultaneously prevent and prepare for war.

- Albert Einstein

Always Very

Preparation is very important. The pitcher is going to do his job and prepare for you, so you as a hitter must do the same. I always watch videotape of pitchers before the game and even sometimes during.

- Albert Pujols

Compete Athlete

The most important part of this is to prepare the athlete for life in general and then be able to compete.

- Alberto Juantorena

I Think Very

I think in running, to be honest, that even though athletes are very dedicated and are willing to train and do whatever they need to do to prepare, more often than not they're not in a very professional environment where you've got a high performance director and a coach that are really monitoring your daily activities.

- Alberto Salazar

Telling Away

I generally don't climb something if it makes me feel fear. The beauty of soloing is that there's no pressure - no one's telling me to do it. So if something seems scary, I don't have any obligation to do it. I can prepare further or just walk away entirely.

- Alex Honnold

Makeup Shower

When I prepare for a match, it's like work, even the way I have to shower and put on my makeup.

- Alex Morgan

Game Always

Pregame, I eat pancakes for a meal. I always do mental visualization before the game to prepare myself. Postgame, I typically take ice baths.

- Alex Morgan

New Always

If nations always moved from one set of furnished rooms to another - and always into a better set - things might be easier, but the trouble is that there is no one to prepare the new rooms. The future is worse than the ocean - there is nothing there.

- Alexander Herzen

Think Career

The mission for the day is to encourage students to think beyond traditional career opportunities, prepare for future careers and entrance into the workplace.

- Allen Tate

Think Running

I don't think running for office is anything I'm prepared for or could even prepare myself for.

- America Ferrera

Hands Read

That's how I prepare for anything - I read whatever I can get my hands on, talk to people. I'm a bit of a nerd like that.

- Amy Adams

Right Place Likely

Success is not an accident. When you put yourself in the right place at the right time, then you're likely to be more successful because of how you prepare yourself on a daily basis.

- Andrew Cherng

Feel I Write

If I do a bit on stage, I prepare too much. Those bits are all really, really carefully written, and overwritten, and researched. I really don't feel like I can wing it. So I write it out word for word, and when I'm onstage I'll improvise around it.

- Andy Daly

Play Over

I've realised over the years I play my best when I have time to prepare for each tournament as best as possible.

- Andy Murray

Audience Going

Preachers prepare with this fear: 'Am I going to be able to fill the time?' The audience never worries about that.

- Andy Stanley

Very Ever

It's very, very difficult when you have to prepare for something that might not ever happen.

- Anthony Fauci

Always Unlikely

My upbringing has always been quite equal in terms of cultural influences. But it's unlikely that anything could prepare you for a job that involves belting out Proclaimers songs on camera, in Edinburgh and in public.

- Antonia Thomas

Strong Rely

I got a strong spirit that I rely on and go into. It allows me to prepare and drive forward.

- Antonio Brown

Play Discover

I try to avoid all mistakes. I try to prepare my players and to put them in the best condition to play the game. If you discover a problem during the game, it is too late. You must anticipate and prepare.

- Antonio Conte

Small Other

I was failed in all other aspects of filmmaking and was completely bankrupt because my dreams were higher than realities. So I started my acting school in a small room with 12 students to prepare future actors and actresses.

- Anupam Kher

Christ Worthy

Do not for a moment suppose that you must make yourself better, or prepare your heart for a worthy reception of Christ, but come at once - come as you are.

- Archibald Alexander

Love Appreciates

I am doing what I love to do, and you cannot beat that, especially when the audience appreciates what you prepare for them. It's very, very gratifying.

- Aretha Franklin

Myself Role

As an actor, it's my job to prepare myself for a role. If the character is realistic, one can't go wrong.

- Arjun Rampal

Education More

Teachers say their schools of education did not adequately prepare them for the classroom. They would have welcomed more mentoring and feedback in their early years.

- Arne Duncan

Always Dedicated

My father was a no-nonsense, dedicated, and focused minister, and there was usually a sermon he needed to prepare for or a Scripture he needed to study, and that always came first.

- Arsenio Hall

Grow Teach

It's really important to teach people how to get food, how to grow it, how to pick it, how to prepare it and what's safe to eat.

- Arthur Potts Dawson

Some Best Way

The best way to prepare for a night out with a Shakespearean tragedy is to do a bit of reading up in the afternoon, eat a light supper - perhaps Welsh rarebit - and then arrive early to do some stretching exercises in the foyer before curtain-up.

- Arthur Smith

My Life Next

As I prepare for this next phase in my life, I ask that people continue to offer the prayers that have protected me thus far. I also pray that I will always see those who are not seen and easy to forget in the hustle and bustle of Washington politics.

- Artur Davis

Doing Behind

When you're acting, you do have to prepare yourself for doing that. You have to leave behind - or you try and leave behind - anything that's going on in your personal life.

- Asa Butterfield

Dress Before

I dress how I feel. I just go off emotion. I can't prepare my outfit a day before. Everything I wear is spontaneous.

- ASAP Rocky

Reasons Cheaper

Economists at the National Bureau of Economic Research and University of Chicago persuasively argue that one of the biggest reasons for the nation's current obesity epidemic is that food is now so much cheaper and easier to prepare.

- Charles Duhigg

Waste Time Waste

It is idle to waste time and discuss whether it was within our power and duty to see whether we could prepare a Bill better than the Remedial Bill.

- Charles Tupper

Think General

I don't think I do that much to prepare for roles in general.

- Charlie Tahan

Humble Some

It's a challenge to demonstrate that you can prepare some really interesting food with humble ingredients.

- Charlie Trotter

Weeks Before

When I'm filming, I try to get a facial two weeks before I start shooting and then again once I've wrapped. On set they tend to use a lot of make-up, so I like to prepare my skin right before, and then unclog all my pores right after.

- Chelan Simmons

Matter Number

It doesn't matter if you are number one or number two. You have to prepare for everything.

- Chen Long

Your Officer

In the Marine Corps, your buddy is not only your classmate or fellow officer, but he is also the Marine under your command. If you don't prepare yourself to properly train him, lead him, and support him on the battlefield, then you're going to let him down. That is unforgivable in the Marine Corps.

- Chesty Puller

Before Farther

The great thing about theater is that you have so much time to prepare, and to fail, before presenting it to the public. In film, the high-wire act seems to be that much farther up, and the net seems to be less there.

- Chris Pine

Back Had

My mother would organize huge parties for my elementary school classmates. To prepare, she would go back to the bakery in her old neighborhood of Inwood and get special shamrock cookies. Hawaiian Punch was served and we had shamrock napkins. It was a lot of fun.

- Christine Quinn

Book Latitude

I propose to construct a new chart for navigating, on which I shall delineate all the sea and lands of the Ocean in their proper positions under their bearings; and further, I propose to prepare a book, and to put down all as it were in a picture, by latitude from the equator, and western longitude.

- Christopher Columbus

However Stopped

It did not prepare me for writing or 'Power of Attorney.' However, what it did is that it forced me out of the DA's office. I stopped getting that county check.

- Christopher Darden

Here Music Career

I had no idea that I was ever getting into music. I did not prepare for a music career, and here I've found, out of pure luck, that I did have, not only a talent and an ear, but a passion for music. And I have it to this day.

- Clive Davis

Images Moods

I prepare for a shoot by saturating my brain with images that have different moods or expressions.

- Craig McDean

I Think Lot

I think my cooking these days is a lot more relaxed from when I was working in professional kitchens. Spending time in people's kitchens made me realize that people want to eat healthy meals that are easy to prepare, with minimal ingredients that can be made on a budget.

- Curtis Stone

Next Hang

My favorite season was when I wrote every morning for three or four hours, then I would go and teach my classes at school, come home to my family and hang out with them, have dinner, and then, after everyone was tucked in, I would prepare for my classes the next day.

- Cynthia Voigt

Know Will

I don't know if I can prepare for what's to come because I don't know what will.

- Daisy Ridley

College Young

Universities used to prepare young adults for the real world. I dare say the graduates today go in without a clue and graduate without a clue. It's time to acknowledge the college degree is not worth what it was in the past. Times are changing, and so is the way we prepare our youth to survive in a competitive world.

- Dale Archer

Happen Proceed

First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.

- Dale Carnegie

Love Play

I love to come in and play with a wig or glasses or clothes. I love using props. I'm from the Peter Sellers school of trying to prepare for the character.

- Dan Aykroyd

False Prosecution

People who prepare false or fraudulent tax returns risk criminal prosecution and, upon conviction, substantial time in jail.

- Dana Boente

Fact Mankind

The most important American addition to the World Experience was the simple surprising fact of America. We have helped prepare mankind for all its later surprises.

- Daniel J. Boorstin

Head How

I know how to prepare my head.

- Danny Bautista

Ahead Same Thing

In symphonic music, when you are conducting, you do the same thing. You are feeling the whole orchestra, thinking ahead so you can prepare for a change.

- David Amram

Year Ahead

Christmas gives us the opportunity to pause and reflect on the important things around us - a time when we can look back on the year that has passed and prepare for the year ahead.

- David Cameron

Question Give

It was a question of helping a man prepare in the way that suits him best. The theory is if you give a man responsibility for his own actions, then it is up to him to accept that responsibility.

- David Gower

Process Over

As I prepare to take over the reins of your government, I ask each of you to join me in the process of governing.

- David Ige

Trust Need

As I get more confident as a filmmaker, I don't need to prepare so much in advance. I can trust that I and my team can come up with a solution.

- David MacKenzie

Important Thing

It's not good to focus on one person or two persons about being your rivals. The important thing is just to train hard and be ready for the competition and to prepare for the races so that in case of anything that comes out, you are able to handle it.

- David Rudisha

Mind Student

Catholic schools prepare every student to meet the challenges of their future by developing their mind, yes, but also their body and their soul and spirit.

- David Vitter

Athlete Very

I'm continuing to prepare very well because I have my responsibility and my (pride) as a man and an athlete.

- Dayron Robles

Young Wear

Usually I wear my grandma's old aprons, or others I have collected in my travels. When I was young, I would sit and watch my grandma prepare stuff. She wasn't Italian, but she did really good Italian food.

- Debi Mazar

Luck Rest

I get to the theatre in plenty of time; I prepare my shoes in advance; I eat and drink the right things at the right time. The rest you have to leave to luck!

- Deborah Bull

Graduation However

My main objective is to prepare candidates for professional baseball; however, the majority of our graduates will go home as much better qualified amateurs.

- Jim Evans

Homework Answers

There's only one interview technique that matters... Do your homework so you can listen to the answers and react to them and ask follow-ups. Do your homework, prepare.

- Jim Lehrer

Exercise May

The function of combat is not merely to perpetrate violence, but to perpetrate violence on command, instantaneously and reflexively. The function of the service academies is to prepare men for leadership positions where they may someday exercise that command.

- Jim Webb

Work Dre

Everything Dre and I do is completely on feel. We don't prepare for anything... we only work on instinct.

- Jimmy Iovine

I Think Very

I never prepare. I think that's completely overrated. It's a very simple job. All you have to do is hit this bright mark, stand in the right spot and say the line. So I don't really believe in preparation.

- Joaquin Phoenix

Myself Know

What I do is prepare myself until I know I can do what I have to do.

- Joe Namath

Faith Then

First, I prepare. Then I have faith.

- Joe Namath

Important Will

The will to win is important, but the will to prepare is vital.

- Joe Paterno

Think Receive

They would hear 3000 and think it was the year 3000, I was hoping it would sort of disorient them and prepare them for the strange message they were about to receive.

- Joel Hodgson

Bad Physically

You have to prepare yourself physically as much as possible for a bad wipeout.

- Joel Parkinson

Trend Very

The simpler the food, the harder it is to prepare it well. You want to truly taste what it is you're eating. So that goes back to the trend of fine ingredients. It's very Japanese: Preparing good ingredients very simply, without distractions from the flavor of the ingredient itself.

- Joel Robuchon

Foods TV

Get in your kitchens, buy unprocessed foods, turn off the TV, and prepare your own foods. This is liberating.

- Joel Salatin

Development Means

Anarchists prepare for social revolution and use every means- speech, writing, or deed, whichever is more to the point - to accelerate revolutionary development.

- Johann Most

Reduce Means

We must prepare the ground for creativity. And if this also gives rise later to success in the economic sense, success in terms of Euros and Cents, this will by no means reduce my joy.

- Johannes Rau

Mind Give

I have accepted a seat in the House of Representatives, and thereby have consented to my own ruin, to your ruin, and to the ruin of our children. I give you this warning that you may prepare your mind for your fate.

- John Adams

Country Aimless

It is heroic to prepare for war with a tyrant power. Patriots will always win the admiration of mankind for daring to meet the bloodshed of battle for their country's liberty. But the patriot who is willing to go to that sacrifice will be the first to condemn the aimless and secret shedding of blood in time of peace.

- John Boyle O'Reilly

Leader Best Way

The best way a mentor can prepare another leader is to expose him or her to other great people.

- John C. Maxwell

Past Young

I do believe the most important thing I can do now is to help young people understand the past and prepare for the future.

- John C. Stennis

Through Before

I like making art that's useful to people who have a harder road. Art is a tool to get through it; it's a tool to prepare for the worst. By envisioning it in an artistic context, you can make sense of it before and after it happens.

- John Cameron Mitchell

Half Other

I'm directing episode 10 of the new season of 'Dollhouse' and couldn't be more thrilled. I've visited the set several times in the last year and a half to shadow Joss and other directors in order to prepare. It was important for me to get a feeling for the crew and how they interact.

- John Cassaday

Other Before

I believe that before anybody makes the journey to the other side, we have to know on a soul level that we are leaving, whether it's an accident or illness, and we prepare ourselves to a certain degree that we won't be there in the future.

- John Edward

Actor Sure

For me and for I'm sure any actor, each role is a different challenge to prepare for in a different way.

- John Hawkes

Love I Think

I know I'm guilty of and I think a lot of people are guilty of sort of getting starry-eyed with love and sort of looking over the bad things and keep going and you don't really prepare for how much work marriage really is.

- John Krasinski