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 : 1579
Pain Learn

We only learn at the speed of pain, and we don't have others in our lives without forgiveness.

- Bill Clegg

Think Works

I really think the biopic thing so rarely works, because people's lives don't have a dramatic shape that can be satisfying.

- Bill Condon

Desire Activist

I have an activist's desire to improve people's lives.

- Bill de Blasio

Possible Made

Two out of every five people on Earth today owe their lives to the higher crop outputs that fertilizer has made possible.

- Bill Gates

Aware Whether

We're all creating an archive of our own lives, whether we're aware of it or not.

- Hasan M. Elahi

Hire Private

If 300 million people were to offer up the details of their private lives, you would need to hire another 300 million people just to keep up.

- Hasan M. Elahi

Hidden Stories

Crime stories show us the part of people's lives they try to keep hidden.

- Bill James

Happy Addicted

The popular notion is that Americans are addicted to fossil fuels, but I find that's not true; most people would be happy to power their lives with anything else.

- Bill McKibben

Difference Provides

I'm fortunate that Mylan provides this platform that we can make a difference in the lives of people. I'm blessed.

- Heather Bresch

Come Spent

I come from a family of working people. My parents were Guatemalan immigrants who spent most of their lives in the service industry.

- Hector Tobar

Imagine Could

We could imagine nothing pleasanter than to spend all of our lives digging for relics of the past.

- Heinrich Schliemann

Law First Law

The first Law of Heaven is obedience, and it should be the first law of every home. It is the foundation of an orderly home, a successful family, and the successful lives of the children. The wife is the key.

- Helen Andelin

Everyone May

Everyone has people in their lives that are gay, lesbian or transgender or bisexual. They may not want to admit it, but I guarantee they know somebody.

- Billie Jean King

Reader Whom

I concentrate on the lives of individuals whom the reader comes to know and feel with intimately.

- Helen Dunmore

Living Having

That's the best thing that's ever happened to me, bar none, is having grandchildren and living by them and being part of their lives.

- Helen Garner

Nose Other

I like poking my nose into other people's lives.

- Helen Garner

Born Which

Actors cannot choose the manner in which they are born. Consequently, it is the one gesture in their lives completely devoid of self-consciousness.

- Helen Hayes

Moving On Memory

So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.

- Helen Keller

Important Most

The control and understanding of our personal fears is one of the most important undertakings of our lives.

- Helen Mirren

Brilliant Measured

The disappointing second novel is measured against the brilliant first novel - often no novel lives up to the first. Literary improvement seems like an unfair expectation.

- Billy Collins

Woman Motor

It's that I don't like white paper backgrounds. A woman does not live in front of white paper. She lives on the street, in a motor car, in a hotel room.

- Helmut Newton

Doing Other

There is nothing in the world I wouldn't do for Hope, and there is nothing he wouldn't do for me... We spend our lives doing nothing for each other.

- Bing Crosby

Love Christ

God the Father lives. He hears and answers our prayers in love. The Savior Jesus Christ, resurrected and glorious, lives and reaches out to us in mercy.

- Henry B. Eyring

Sports Knowing

Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after.

- Henry David Thoreau

Matters Behind

What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.

- Henry David Thoreau

Name Dies

He lives who dies to win a lasting name.

- Henry Drummond

Love Doing

I have a 92 year old father whose doing beautifully who lives in Chicago and a sister and a nephew and a niece and I love coming back and try to do so fairly often.

- Bob Balaban

I Was Born Area

I was born on Wellington Avenue and my family that remains lives in the Lake Shore Drive area.

- Bob Balaban

Middle Certainly

Well, certainly one of the ironies of the success of affirmative action is that the middle class within the black community no longer lives within 'black community' by and large.

- Henry Louis Gates

Blessed Had

Nobody lives forever and I've had a blessed life.

- Bob Feller

Study Subjective

Dream study impacts culture. We are put in touch with the inner poet who dreams. We hear our inner, subjective response to the outer world. That helps spiritualize our lives.

- Henry Reed

Kind Study

I published in 1978 a report on dreams in the Journal of Clinical Psychology. It was the first study of its kind to demonstrate that it is possible for people to make constructive use of their dreams to improve their lives.

- Henry Reed

Career Career Path

Passion is what gives meaning to our lives. It's what allows us to achieve success beyond our wildest imagination. Try to find a career path that you have a passion for.

- Henry Samueli

Faith Focus

What happened on September 11 compels us to focus on who we are as Americans, what we stand for, what really matters in our lives - family, friends, faith and freedom.

- Bob Taft

Ignorance Shortened

Our lives are universally shortened by our ignorance.

- Herbert Spencer

Move Town

My youngest son, who is now the drummer in my band, lives in Brooklyn. My oldest son is about to move out to California, and my daughters are both out of town.

- Herbie Mann

Small Dying

The small family farm is dying; people's lives are being dislocated.

- Bobbie Ann Mason

Grandmother Other

It follows that if you are not a mother you are not a grandmother. Your life has become unpunctuated, whereas the lives of other women around you have these distinct phases.

- Hilary Mantel

Wrote Began

When I wrote about the French Revolution, I didn't choose to write about aristocrats; I chose characters who began their lives in provincial obscurity.

- Hilary Mantel

Reflection Mirror

When there are no lyrics, people can picture what they want. It's a reflection of where they are in their lives. Music becomes a mirror.

- Hiromi Uehara

Against Encouraging

Harvey Milk gave hope to generations of gay and lesbian Americans by encouraging them to live their lives openly and to speak out against the discrimination and prejudice they faced.

- Bonnie Hammer

Gift Some

I'm certain that it was an incredible gift for me to not only be friends with some of the greatest blues people who've ever lived, but to learn how they played, how they sang, how they lived their lives, ran their marriages, and talked to their kids.

- Bonnie Raitt

Wealth Country

Happy the country that lives on nothing but its wits; cursed be the one that thinks it can get rich by planting or digging or drilling for wealth.

- Bono

Allow We Cannot

I understand the protests, but not the shooting and the attempts to bring down the state. We cannot allow hatred to control our lives. We must remain unified to defeat this evil.

- Boris Trajkovski

Perseverance Also

Remember, it isn't the dreamers who have good lives - it's the doers. Remember also what I call the three Ps of success: passion, planning, and perseverance.

- Homer Hickam

Some Dreads

How blessed are some people, whose lives have no fears, no dreads; to whom sleep is a blessing that comes nightly, and brings nothing but sweet dreams.

- Bram Stoker

Change Learned

We've learned that project by project, you can't change millions and millions of lives.

- Howard Graham Buffett

Some Decade

I have spent more than a decade trying to improve the lives of some of the most vulnerable people on earth, and they've taught me countless lessons.

- Howard Graham Buffett

Love Smiling

We can bring positive energy into our daily lives by smiling more, talking to strangers in line, replacing handshakes with hugs, and calling our friends just to tell them we love them.

- Brandon Jenner

Beginning Always

I always say that my favorite people to interview are the people who are at the beginning and the ends of their lives because they have two alternate perspectives of the world, and neither of them are less profound.

- Brandon Stanton

Very About

It's a very immersive and intense form of travel to walk around with an interpreter and stop random people on the street and ask them about their lives.

- Brandon Stanton

Clear Some

It's clear to me that anyone, anywhere, can experience loneliness, isolation, solitude, and estrangement; and most people probably do encounter these things at some point in their lives.

- Brendan Myers

Love I Love

At the end of our lives we all ask, 'Did I live? Did I love? Did I matter?'

- Brendon Burchard

Will Always

If you create incredible value and information for others that can change their lives - and you always stay focused on that service - the financial success will follow.

- Brendon Burchard

Living Allow

I've learned that men and women who are living wholehearted lives really allow themselves to soften into joy and happiness. They allow themselves to experience it.

- Brene Brown

Shake Awful Lot

As unique as we all are, an awful lot of us want the same things. We want to shake up our current less-than-fulfilling lives. We want to be happier, more loving, forgiving and connected with the people around us.

- Brene Brown

Practice Works

Put bluntly, the American church today accepts grace in theory but denies it in practice. We say we believe that the fundamental structure of reality is grace, not works - but our lives refute our faith.

- Brennan Manning

Sound Like

Recounting their histories, people often sound like interested bystanders to their own lives.

- Hugh Mackay

Better Profound

One bully changing their behavior for the better can have a profound effect on many, many lives.

- Hunter King

Which Must

In order to live man must believe in that for which he lives.

- Huston Smith

Cost Failures

Sometimes, leaders' failures can cost these young people's lives.

- Hussein of Jordan

Young Young Adults

I actually was rebelling as all young adults tend to do at or around the age of 19, to experiment with their lives and have fun.

- Brian Bosworth

Change Hundred

If you can change three lives in 10, three lives in a hundred, that's got to be good, hasn't it?

- Ian Botham

Been Stories

Fantasy/science-fiction stories have been around almost as long as each genre, but every hybrid now lives in the shadow of 'Star Wars.'

- Brian K. Vaughan

Play Role

There comes a point in many people's lives when they can no longer play the role they have chosen for themselves. When that happens, we are like actors finding that someone has changed the play.

- Brian Moore

Emotional Explore

To explore different parts of yourself and different emotional lives... not to hide from who you are but to actually explore who you are.

- Ian Somerhalder

Sometimes Question

Sometimes we question things that we have done in our lives but how many times do we question what we haven't done in someone else's.

- Ian Thorpe

More Use

More than 200,000 kids have had their lives transformed by ARK. I use that word properly.

- Ian Wace

Government Security

Left to me, the whole purpose of government is for the security of the citizens, like the security of lives and property.

- Ibrahim Babangida

Feel Deal

I feel playful aggression is important for children because they have to deal with all kinds of anger and aggression in their lives.

- Brian Sutton-Smith

Knowledge New

Those people who develop the ability to continuously acquire new and better forms of knowledge that they can apply to their work and to their lives will be the movers and shakers in our society for the indefinite future.

- Brian Tracy

Learn Need

No one lives long enough to learn everything they need to learn starting from scratch. To be successful, we absolutely, positively have to find people who have already paid the price to learn the things that we need to learn to achieve our goals.

- Brian Tracy

Bed Before

Luxury lives in the finer details. It's a cloth napkin at a dinner table. It's a mint on your pillow before bed.

- Iggy Azalea

Learn Living

What is the biggest thing that stops people from living their lives in the present moment? Fear - and we must learn how to overcome fear.

- Brian Weiss

Spend Tuning

Harpists spend 90 percent of their lives tuning their harps and 10 percent playing out of tune.

- Igor Stravinsky

Medical Healthier

Modern medical advances have helped millions of people live longer, healthier lives. We owe these improvements to decades of investment in medical research.

- Ike Skelton

How Anybody

Anybody is influenced by where and how he lives.

- Imogen Cunningham

Will Prove

We have to prove to the disinherited majority of the world that ecology and conservation will not work against their interest but will bring an improvement in their lives.

- Indira Gandhi

Encourages Stories

Everything encourages you not to tell stories of gay lives. There is no economy yet for that kind of cinema.

- Ira Sachs

Country Going

There is also an epidemic of infertility in this country. There are more women who have put off child-bearing in favor of their professional lives. For them, the only way they are going to have a family is to adopt from China.

- Iris Chang

Art Magic

Art gives us an opportunity to not have to leave or go somewhere or do something to experience the magic in our lives. It actually gets us to sit back and be where we are and recognize we're already magical.

- Irvin Mayfield

New Add

I don't see myself only as a member of the New Orleans community. I see myself as a part of the human community. I see myself as a part of the community that's trying to put things in the world that add value to people's lives.

- Irvin Mayfield

Work Everybody

Everybody has heard that family dinner is great for kids. But unfortunately, it doesn't work in many of our lives.

- Bruce Feiler

Attitude Hours

Our attitudes control our lives. Attitudes are a secret power working twenty-four hours a day, for good or bad. It is of paramount importance that we know how to harness and control this great force.

- Irving Berlin

Flight Passengers

As the head of security for an airline, I can't ask my passengers to risk their lives and jump on a terrorist. This is why we need air marshals on every flight.

- Isaac Yeffet

Dead Beethoven

Napolean is dead - but Beethoven lives.

- Bruno Walter

My Life Think

If I look what sport has done in my life, I don't think there's any doubt that sport can change lives.

- Bryan Clay

Process Read

With land-roaming animals, I've just read so much about the sophistication of their emotional lives and their intelligence and the way they process information that betrays a greater intelligence.

- Bryan Fuller

Add Human Condition

The best fantasy does not offer an answer to our lives, it is an offering that acknowledges enough of the truth to resonate and add to the understanding about the human condition.

- Isobelle Carmody

Game League

Major League Baseball is a national institution and we take our responsibilities seriously when it comes to how the game affects the lives of American youth.

- Bud Selig

Very Everyday Lives

Design is a vital component to the enrichment of our everyday lives. Japan has a very rich history and culture of design, and I feel it is a very important dialogue to open and keep evolving.

- Issey Miyake

Decision Proud

My dad and uncles were among the 125,000 proud black American volunteers who, throughout their entire lives, considered their decision to serve during WWII as their greatest honor.

- Burgess Owens

Happen Still

Between the fear that something would happen and the hope that still it wouldn't, there is much more space than one thinks. On that narrow, hard, bare and dark space a lot of us spend their lives.

- Ivo Andric

Always Been

The personal threat is something that's always been a part of our lives.

- Busta Rhymes

Daily Life Necessary

Literature adds to reality, it does not simply describe it. It enriches the necessary competencies that daily life requires and provides; and in this respect, it irrigates the deserts that our lives have already become.

- C. S. Lewis

Think I Think

I think most of us sense that it is a responsibility of the humanities to try to help better the conduct of human beings in their lives and manifold professional activities.

- J. Irwin Miller

Me Fascination

But it kills me, this fascination with celebrities' personal lives.

- Calista Flockhart

Social Movie

'Prom' is a movie that follows a bunch of high-schoolers' lives leading up to the prom, the climax of the movie. It focuses all their struggles and the social pressures that prom creates on their lives.

- Cameron Monaghan

Beautiful Places

The world that she lives in is just magical, one of the most beautiful places I've ever seen.

- Camilla Belle

Settle Should

I believe people should live full lives and not settle for anything less.

- Jack Canfield