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 : 491
Well Before

Well, my brother started acting before I did.

- Abigail Breslin

Song Feel

I've started getting acclimated to writing on the road and on the spot. I just let whatever I feel at the time come out, instead of really sitting there and taking days to write just one song.

- Action Bronson

Like Other

I started to realize I wasn't like every other boy.

- Adam Lambert

Global Founder

Global affairs consultant Ian Bremmer, founder of the Eurasia Group, has started a newsletter called 'Signal,' aimed at millennials. For years, Bremmer has written a maddeningly all-lowercase yet fascinating weekly newsletter on geopolitics.

- Adam Lashinsky

Work Focus

When I started creating my work for publication, I just assumed that the focus would be on the work itself and that there wouldn't be a lot of interest in who was creating the work.

- Adrian Tomine

Living Still

I started publishing my comic while I was still living with my parents.

- Adrian Tomine

Thought Over

When I first started modelling, as I was walking down the catwalk I just thought, 'Please don't fall over, please don't fall over, please don't fall over!'

- Agyness Deyn

Writing About

I started writing when I was about thirteen.

- Al Purdy

Prepare 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

Clean Kept

My mother kept the house clean and we ate good. I didn't know we were poor until I started giving interviews.

- Alan King

TV Hi-Fi

I started in a research lab for TV cameras, then I worked at a tape duplication facility. That was the first introduction for me to recorded music and hi-fi.

- Alan Parsons

Wealth Birth

We have entered the cell, the Mansion of our birth, and started the inventory of our acquired wealth.

- Albert Claude

Myself Emotive

I started to call myself a rational therapist in 1955; later I used the term rational emotive. Now I call myself a rational emotive behavior therapist.

- Albert Ellis

Before Developing

I started developing 'The Revenant' before 'Birdman.'

- Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu

Music Young

I started playing music when I was really young.

- Aleksa Palladino

Leading Romeo

I started off as an actor thinking that I would be this Romeo, this dashing leading man. It turns out that I'm a character actor.

- Alessandro Nivola

Bit Skydiving

I ski, I snowboard, I've started to get into skydiving a little bit. I'm a little bit of a thrill-seeker.

- Alexander Gould

My Life Old

I was three years old when I started drawing. I did it all my life.

- Alexander McQueen

About Out

I started to get bored with that stuff about only drawing men and I've taken it out of the slideshow.

- Alison Bechdel

Bottom Act

Our act started at the bottom and went downhill.

- Allan Sherman

Imagine Musical

I started out really into musical theater. So you can imagine I was super popular. I wasn't awkward looking at all.

- Allison Williams

Mom Needed

My mom was a photographer and whenever they needed a baby for a modelling job, she'd stick me in front of the camera. That's how it started.

- Alyson Hannigan

Dancing Ohio

I started dancing when I was 3 in Toledo, Ohio, and started hip-hop dancing at the age of 7.

- Alyson Stoner

Like Really

I never really did abandon my true self. It's not like I invented this imaginary person and started to be her.

- Amy Lee

Like Boyfriend

I was gutted to leave my boyfriend at home when I started my tour, but taking my pillow was like taking a little bit of him with me.

- Amy Winehouse

Learn Watching

I understood that without English I would never get far, so my dream was to become a receptionist, and so I started to learn English from watching 'Sesame Street.'

- Anchee Min

Prefer Stock

I started out in summer stock, and that's really what I prefer.

- Andrea Martin

About Looked

When I first started talking about gay marriage, most people in the gay community looked at me as if I was insane or possibly a fascist reactionary.

- Andrew Sullivan

People Fact

The fact that people put on 'Honey, I'm Good' to get their day started - that's really sweet.

- Andy Grammer

Me Gave

When I started out, nobody gave me scripts, so I had to write.

- Ang Lee

Going Like

Women are starting something like twice as many companies as men, but the money is primarily going to companies started by men.

- Anita Borg

Sense Had

I had no fashion sense when I started out.

- Anita Hassanandani Reddy

Like Struggled

People know my story - how I started like they did and that I struggled with things, like being a working mom. They ask me things they wouldn't ask anyone else.

- Ann-Marie Campbell

About Auditioning

I started auditioning when I was about 10 and I didn't get my first job until I was 12, and two years at that age is really hard.

- Anna Kendrick

Young Iconic

The myth that young people should leave the nest at 18, never to return, started with iconic American Benjamin Franklin.

- Annalee Newitz

Chance Youngest

I did not have a chance to write novels until my youngest child started school fulltime.

- Anne McCaffrey

Directing Wire

I started directing on 'The Wire.'

- Anthony Hemingway

Happy Stopped

I vividly remember being 14. That was the age when I started to get happy: I started being a writer and stopped being a loser.

- Anthony Horowitz

Die Certain Point

On Twitter, when someone would die, I would write a joke. Or if there's a tragedy, I would write a joke and tweet it. That was my thing, and then at a certain point, people started demanding it.

- Anthony Jeselnik

Like Almost

And when you started looking into Roger East, it was almost like he had disappeared from history.

- Anthony LaPaglia

Mom Old

I started playing full-equipment football when I was 6 years old. My mom actually got me started in it.

- Antonio Brown

Doing CEOs

I started doing motivational tours. I've seen all kinds of people, from the CEOs to the lowest executive, opening up to their fears. We don't introspect as much as we should.

- Anupam Kher

Done Profile

I'd never done anything as high profile or professional as 'Skins', so 'Skins' is where I've started.

- April Pearson

Been Line

When I first started, I wore Ceil Chapman gowns. I've been wondering for years what happened to the Ceil Chapman line of clothing.

- Aretha Franklin

Survive Needed

I started acting because it was essentially the way I needed to survive and equalize my inner life.

- Ari Graynor

Seven Read

I started acting when I was seven, so I've read my share.

- Ari Graynor

Remember Arafat

We have to remember that Arafat was the one that started with hijacking airplanes already in 1968.

- Ariel Sharon

Revenue Teams

That got us started on revenue sharing, and we couldn't have done it without all the teams.

- Art Modell

Why Still

From the time I started the decathlon, I've loved the event. I didn't know why. I still don't know why.

- Ashton Eaton

London Captivated

I was only 14 when I started playing the east London rave scene. At the time, I was so captivated by everything. I didn't ever wanna progress out of that scene.

- Charli XCX

Whole Learned

I've scammed so many people throughout my whole life who never learned my true identity until I started acting.

- Charlie Bewley

Made Bach

I used to listen to a lot of Bach on the radio, and when the basses started to sing, it made everything complete - it made it all make sense.

- Charlie Haden

Hormones Could

I was pregnant with my daughter when I started writing my first thriller, so I guess you could blame hormones.

- Chelsea Cain

Appreciate Relaxed

After moving to L.A., I've started to appreciate the relaxed American look.

- Chiara Ferragni

Painting Upset

When Dick Avedon died, I was so upset that I just started painting.

- China Machado

Ticket Saw

When I started my hotel company, Joie de Vivre, at the age of 26, I saw this venture as my ticket to freedom.

- Chip Conley

Death Very

I started writing after the death of my grandfather - memories, poems, etc. It was very personal; for years I did not share my writing with anyone.

- Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

Singing About

I started when I was about 11, singing.

- Chris Brown

Here Luckily

Luckily, I went to school at CalArts, and then ended up here at Disney, starting in the Animation Building and working my way up. I started as an animator, and then did character designing and storyboarding, and eventually, directing.

- Chris Buck

Music Old

I started playing music when I was 12 years old.

- Chris Jericho

Rodeo Could

I can remember sittin' in a cafe when I first started in rodeo, and waitin' until somebody got done so I could finish what they left.

- Chris LeDoux

Career Without

I started my career without fans.

- Christian Bale

More Maybe

No one was more surprised than me when my paintings started selling, except maybe my dealer.

- Chuck Close

War Republican

I was an Eisenhower Republican when I started out at 21 because he promised to get us out of the Korean War.

- Clint Eastwood

Love Modeling

I started modeling and after a while the photographer Bruce Weber introduced me to Joel Schumacher, who cast me in my first film, and I just fell in love.

- Cody Horn

Piano Four

I started playing piano when I was around four; that's my first passion.

- Condola Rashad

Been Mommy

I started as a mommy blogger, and it's been really great.

- Constance Marie

Mother Cook

I started cooking from watching my mom. My mother was a really, really great cook.

- Coolio

Hell Which

I started on the downers which were a hell of a lot better than the uppers because I was a nervous wreck.

- Corey Haim

Music Playing

When I started playing music, it was all face-to-face.

- Corin Tucker

Writing Songs

I started writing songs when I started learning guitar.

- Courtney Barnett

Always Through

I always sang. I wanted to be in a band with my sister, and I was, at 11. At 12, I started writing seriously, and that was my pacifier all through high school - that and painting.

- Cyndi Lauper

English Songwriter

I'm English, and I started off as a songwriter, so I can't really escape that - it's there.

- Damon Albarn

Stupid Rap

You know, most people called rap stupid when it started, and it was one of the most innovative music forms of its time.

- Dan Deacon

Month Came

I started at Pixar the month 'Monsters Inc.' came out.

- Dan Scanlon

Small Town

It started 25 years ago, when I was teaching elementary school in a small town in Missouri.

- Dan Simmons

Doing Through

I started doing impressions of Steve Urkel and Ed Grimley as my way of getting through the fear of rejection.

- Daniel Breaker

Boring Going

When I started to be a writer, I was not going to run the risk of boring you.

- Daniel Woodrell

Six Old

I started when I was six years old. My first coach was my granny, she was the best player in Slovakia.

- Daniela Hantuchova

Been Mixed

I've been taking martial arts for a long time. I started with tae kwon do, and then I started taking karate and mixed martial arts.

- Daniella Alonso

Manager Break

My first real break was meeting my manager, Julie Gibson. She's the one that introduced me to Ford and Innovative and got me started.

- Daniella Alonso

Director Fell

I started as a director and just fell upon acting.

- Danny Huston

Love Film

When I was five. That's when I started to love film.

- Dario Argento

Fighting Like

Turning 30 was when my parents both got cancer and were fighting it and beat it, but their mortality started to get to me. Everything wasn't as hunky-dory like it was.

- Darren Aronofsky

Like Recently

It's funny; recently I've started to notice people's impersonations of me, and it's basically like a hyperactive child.

- Dave Grohl

Young Turned

I started playing with a group of young people when I was 13. I turned professional when I was 15 and I played dance halls, this on bass guitar.

- Dave Holland

PCs Were

There were no PCs when I started programming on computers.

- Dave Winer

Writing Any

I didn't have any agenda or plan when I started writing stuff.

- David Byrne

Lot Another

When we started, a lot of bands sounded really different from one another.

- David Byrne

Knew Recording

When I started to recording, I gave the name of Honeyboy, but my people only knew me by Honey.

- David Edwards

King Knew

I knew BB King when he first started out.

- David Edwards

Decision Made

When my writing really started to take off was when I made a decision that I would write only what I wanted to write, and if 10 people wanted to hear it, that's fine.

- David Friedman

Want Career

Nice, the club where I started my career in 1983, want me to see out my playing days there.

- David Ginola

Period Theoretical

The early 1960s, when I started my graduate studies at UC Berkeley, were a period of experimental supremacy and theoretical impotence.

- David Gross

Training Boy

I started training for musicals since I was a boy.

- David Hasselhoff

Love First Love

Action is my first love. When I first started writing, my favorite movies were 'Raiders of the Lost Ark' and 'Aliens', and that sort of thing.

- David Leslie Johnson

Book Years

I started writing when I was twenty, and my first book came out seventeen years later.

- David Sedaris

Being Having

In grade school I was smart, but I didn't have any friends. In high school, I quit being smart and started having friends.

- David Spade

Business Going

When I started in the business in 1999 and 2000, we had companies that were going public in two, three or four years.

- David Sze

Beach Actor

I went to Long Beach State, started out as an actor.

- David Twohy