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Good Example Must

The professionals must set a good example.

- A. Bartlett Giamatti

Baseball Undergone

Baseball has undergone and absorbed a whole set of dislocations.

- A. Bartlett Giamatti

Always WWE

There's a lot of goals I've set in the WWE that I want to accomplish. I'm always setting goals for myself, and someday I want to be in the Hall of Fame.

- A.J. Styles

Think I Think

I think you can have a ridiculously enormous and complex data set, but if you have the right tools and methodology then it's not a problem.

- Aaron Koblin

Living Like

I feel like I've set the bar fairly high, and I want to keep living up to that bar.

- Aaron Rodgers

Week Could

I wanted a personal-finance tool for people who didn't want to be accountants: something you could set up in ten minutes and spend less than five minutes a week on. Mint is now that tool.

- Aaron Patzer

Small Instance

We're about to shoot an episode on Air Force One, for instance, and we're going to take liberties, small liberties, with Air Force One, as we take small liberties with our White House set.

- Aaron Sorkin

Work Part

My way of getting the best from people on a set is to notice their work, to make every prop master, every seamstress, part of 'The Newsroom' or 'The West Wing' or 'Steve Jobs.'

- Aaron Sorkin

Community Geographical

The library world is set up on this model where the library is a physical building and has a number of books and serves a geographical community.

- Aaron Swartz

Rest Standard

My eldest sister Beth is a doctor who studied at Harvard and Columbia and played basketball for Harvard. She set the athletic and academic standard for the rest of us to follow.

- Abby Wambach

Necessary Certainly

We have also set up the national institute for ethics. This institute and also the implementation of the national integrity plan, that will certainly do the follow up that is necessary for this.

- Abdullah Ahmad Badawi

Individual Lives

Mainstream media's representation, or its guerrilla decontextualization, of black men's lives in particular can set the stage for erroneous assumptions capable of damaging an individual or a nation.

- Aberjhani

Like Movie

Well, you know, I never want to feel like I have a set plan of what I'm supposed to do. I kind of like to go script by script, and if I like the character and like the story that's why I want to do a movie.

- Abigail Breslin

Small Making

We set up a small bitcoin and ethereum mining operation... that miraculously now is actually making a lot of money.

- Abigail Johnson

Going May

There's a time that may come in an organization where leading by influence is not enough. When things are not going the way they need to go, there's a time when one has to step up... to set the organization back on the right direction.

- Abigail Johnson

Dressed Professionals

Set in the advertising world of the 1960s, 'Mad Men' is stunning to look at - a Camelot-era parade of smartly dressed professionals lounging around on midcentury modern furniture.

- Adam Cohen

Practice Allow

The Internet was supposed to allow anyone to set up a web page and share their knowledge with the world. But in practice, it's too difficult and takes too long, and almost no one does it.

- Adam D'Angelo

Mind Always

What is a struggle is that acting isn't a place where you go to work and you do that thing. There aren't set boundaries, like an office, where you go and work. For me, the work is always on my mind.

- Adam Driver

New Tonight

Tonight Illinois has set a tone for the nation, that we won't stand idle hoping that our economy improves. This is a brand new day for the Illinois Republican Party.

- Adam Kinzinger

Goal Brands

Pitbull is great with brands. Endorsements with hip-hop artists work because hip-hop artists typically set the most trends... It's every brand's goal to be seen in the mainstream, and hip-hop music has become mainstream music.

- Adam Kluger

Director Tone

All you can really do as director is sort of set a tone.

- Adam McKay

Wanted Ever

Ever since I was a kid, I've wanted to set a time that nobody can touch for many years.

- Adam Peaty

College Hang

I was a jock in college and high school, but I didn't hang out with the jocks. I was sort of a nerd who didn't look like a nerd. I never really fit into any social set.

- Adam Rapp

Curiosity Which

We didn't set out to be educators or even scientists, and we don't purport that what we do is real science but we're demonstrating a methodology by which one can engage and satisfy your curiosity.

- Adam Savage

Kind Could

I never consciously set out to be an actor. I just kind of did whatever acting I could do.

- Adelaide Clemens

Means Ideal

Freedom is not an ideal, it is not even a protection, if it means nothing more than freedom to stagnate, to live without dreams, to have no greater aim than a second car and another television set.

- Adlai Stevenson

Fantasy Sometimes

Sometimes the fantasy writers set their novels in an ancient Earth, sometimes a parallel Earth, or, quite often, they offered no explanation at all as to the temporal and geographic location.

- Adrian McKinty

Based Readers

Readers often bring a different set of criteria to the work based on the format.

- Adrian Tomine

Judgment Cast

In the lack of judgment great harm arises, but one vote cast can set right a house.

- Aeschylus

Country Religious

You cannot take one set of issues from one country and apply it to another. They are all different, in terms of history, and the religious compositions of the populations involved.

- Aga Khan IV

See Jackson

When you walk onto a Peter Jackson set, you can see straightaway that money isn't an issue.

- Aidan Turner

Love Mind

You can see God from anywhere if your mind is set to love and obey Him.

- Aiden Wilson Tozer

Funding Private

The question for Dropbox is whether, when they run out of private sources for funding, they will be able to maintain that valuation when they go to public sources for funding and their valuation is set on the public markets.

- Aileen Lee

Life Try

I have become a fatalist in life, so I don't try to set goals.

- Ajith Kumar

Mass Films

The films I've done with all my heart have gone on to become huge hits. When I set out to do a 'mass masala' intending to please B and C centres, it bombs.

- Akkineni Nagarjuna

Need Using

Consider a clock thermostat, and set it so that you're not using energy when you don't need it, when you're out of your house.

- Al Gore

Eternity Goes

If you had a Ministry box set under your Christmas tree, wrapped in paper, 'From Beer to Eternity' is the bow that goes around the present, you know what I mean?

- Al Jourgensen

Game Chess

Pitches are like pages of a book; they're so important. The chess game; how I set you up early, and how I'll do it differently later.

- Al Leiter

World Never

I never set out to beat the world. I just set out to do my absolute best.

- Al Oerter

Strong Aim

We set ourselves limits, but we are all strong enough to aim higher, to achieve our goals. All we have to do is find such strength within ourselves. Know how to develop it.

- Alain Robert

Small Obey

We started off trying to set up a small anarchist community, but people wouldn't obey the rules.

- Alan Bennett

Will Some

Some liberals have a problem with me simply because I work at Fox, and nothing I do short of storming off the set in a rage will get them to respect that I work there.

- Alan Colmes

Deep Which

My background is deep and set in deep time, and in a narrow space, oral traditions going back a long, long time, which I inherited by osmosis.

- Alan Garner

Some Certain Way

Some actors come to the set ready to do their parts a certain way.

- Alan J. Pakula

Reflection Mirror

Comedy is a reflection. We create nothing. We set no styles, no standards. We're reflections. It's a distorted mirror in the fun house. We watch society. As society behaves, then we have the ability to make fun of it.

- Alan King

Priorities List

In all planing you make a list and you set priorities.

- Alan Lakein

Like Movie

I could never be the kind of writer who went to the set of the movie and fussed and fretted about, 'Oh, that dialogue's wrong,' or 'That character doesn't look like that.' That would be insufferable.

- Alan Moore

Process Lot

A lot of directors prefer the solitude of the editing process, but I revel in the craziness of what a film set is.

- Alan Parker

Doing Which

So we had psychiatrists and counselors and therapists around the set regularly, especially for those scenes in which Jason would be dealing with a patient to make sure we were doing it all appropriately.

- Alan Thicke

Feet Give

When you're seven feet tall on set, people give you respect.

- Alan Tudyk

Say Felt

If you're playing a character who says whatever he wants, I felt free to say whatever I wanted on set.

- Alan Tudyk

Rest Mine

Mine is a job that never ends, a function where it is almost impossible to set aside time to rest or take a breather.

- Alber Elbaz

Brainy Himself

Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.

- Albert Einstein

Always Very

She goes on the set with headphones and gives you notes. She's terrific and I always run to her now, because she is just great to work with, as well as very good at different accents.

- Albert Finney

Surviving Having

Surviving the elements is working, but being on set and having to do a scene and being in a room with the same people who you actually enjoy and respect, your day project was easy.

- Aldis Hodge

Processes Himself

Man has set for himself the goal of conquering the world but in the processes loses his soul.

- Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

Data More

Economics pretends to be a science. Its practitioners fill blackboards with equations and clog computers with data. But it is really a faith, or more accurately a set of overlapping and squabbling faiths, each with its own doctrines.

- Alex Berenson

Goal Play

Every time you step onto the field, you have to set goals. My goals are to either score a goal, to have an assist, or to play well.

- Alex Morgan

Everyone Hang

I hang out with all the crew on set. It just makes it easier to work. You feel more comfortable around everyone.

- Alexa Vega

Making Mom And Dad

I guess if you are making more money than your mom and dad, you can set your own boundaries.

- Alexa Vega

New Onto

Growing up on a set is completely different than coming onto a brand new set for the first time.

- Alexa Vega

Tone Might

Efforts following 9/11 were important. They set a tone. They reminded those who might be tempted to take out their anger on an entire community that such actions were wrong.

- Alexander Acosta

Give Been

The best compliment to a child or a friend is the feeling you give him that he has been set free to make his own inquiries, to come to conclusions that are right for him, whether or not they coincide with your own.

- Alistair Cooke

Van Large

I no longer need a large television set in my vanity van and just go to Hotstar on my phone - it is much easier to watch everything there.

- Allu Arjun

Shadows Disguise

You can disguise any set with lights and shadows.

- Allan Dwan

Break Some

I liked in television that you do some work, then you perform, then you stop and you have a break because they have to set up lights, and then you do some more work. I really liked the pace of it; it really agreed with me.

- Allison Tolman

Break Some

I liked in television that you do some work, then you perform, then you stop and you have a break because they have to set up lights, and then you do some more work. I really liked the pace of it; it really agreed with me. I enjoyed it.

- Allison Tolman

Needs By The Time

We believe that, by the time that we leave office, it will be institutionalized, and these programs will be addressing the needs and curing the problem that we set out to do.

- Alphonso Jackson

Career Never

I have never in my career embarked on a journey towards controversy. I have never deliberately set a flame.

- Amanda Palmer

Voice Been

I have been the subject of ridicule. People talk about me and they don't know me and this is an opportunity to tell my story... to have my voice and to set the record straight.

- Amber Frey

Dilemmas Various

A hospital is a good place to set various dilemmas.

- Aminatta Forna

My Life Through

A lot of my fighting qualities I inherited from my parents. They set tremendous examples right through my life.

- Amitabh Bachchan

Beginning Through

The donning of the ear buds marks the beginning of teen life, when children set off on their own for the passage through adolescence.

- Amity Shlaes

College Needed

I graduated high school and I didn't have a skill set and I didn't want to go to college. I needed a job.

- Amy Adams

Away Thoroughly

I research every part thoroughly. I talk it out with my actor friends, but then I throw it all away when I get to the set. You have to be spontaneous.

- Amy Adams

Reason Imagine

Rajinikanth is an absolute legend to work with. Imagine meeting him every day and spending time with him on the set. Sharing the frame with him is a lifetime experience; there's a reason he is called a legend.

- Amy Jackson

Been Other

I'd say any good set or any comedy that I've worked on, that's worked, has been comedians pitching ideas back and forth to each other. A lot of like, 'What if you say this? What about this?'

- Amy Poehler

Grateful Been

Oprah has been a true inspiration to me, so I'm truly grateful both to her for taking the time to speak with me, and to the folks at 'DWTS' who set it all up.

- Amy Purdy

Small Will

Bright graduates will either set up their own companies or come and work for us or a consulting firm or government. But going to work for a small company if you are really good? No way.

- Ana Patricia Botin

Here Studios

Here's the thing with the business, is that when people like your work, and you make them money, you're set. When the critics like you, and you make the studios money, doors opened.

- Andie MacDowell

Compare Putting

I often compare putting a hotel together to old-time movie production. You come up with a story line, you hire the writer, the director, the stars, the set designer.

- Andre Balazs

New About

'The Knick' is set in New York during the 1990s, and it takes place around a hospital called The Knickerbocker. It's about a team of surgeons and nurses who are on the cutting edge of medicine.

- Andre Holland

Differently Other

I wonder whether my bleak-o-meter is set differently from other people's.

- Andrea Arnold

Doing Having

In essence, I set myself the objective of doing what I feel is right without having any ambition.

- Andrea Bocelli

Scare Movie

Don't set out to make a scary movie and then flinch every time you're supposed to scare somebody because you're afraid of being MPAA or you're afraid of your own demons or whatever.

- Andrew Bryniarski

Director Temper

When I on set as a director I crazy. My temper is not that good.

- Andrew Lau

Development Discover

When you get into a film, it is one story and one set development of a character, and you are able to delve into one character for a short period of time and discover everything about them.

- Alexander Gould

Music Sound Of Music

'The Sound of Music' is set in 1938 in Austria at the time of the Anschluss.

- Alexander Hanson

Desire Which

Who does not desire such a victory by which we shall join places in our Kingdom, so far divided by nature, and for which we shall set up trophies in another conquered world?

- Alexander the Great

Design Designers

I'm not like most designers, who have to set sail on an exotic getaway to get inspired. Most of the time, it's on my walk to work, or sitting in the subway and seeing something random or out of context.

- Alexander Wang

Films TV

That's where my passion was ignited, on the set of 'Pobol Y Cwm.' I loved it and I've had such a passion for TV and films. I can't do anything else.

- Alexandra Roach

Want Been

People want a remarkable experience; it's what they'll talk about, largely because the bar has been set so low by so many companies.

- Alexis Ohanian

Next Reason

The only reason you make a movie is not to make or set out to do a good or a bad movie, it's just to see what you learn for the next one.

- Alfonso Cuaron

World Let Us

With a kiss let us set out for an unknown world.

- Alfred de Musset

Think Unlearn

People think that theatre helps, but in my case, it slowed me down. I had to unlearn everything when I went on to a film set.

- Ali Fazal

Going Go

It's not that we go around the set thinking, 'Oh, today we are going to kiss, so let's enjoy'. It's not that. It's acting. If it's important for the script, so be it.

- Alia Bhatt

Up Then

We just set it up and recorded it the way we played it. But that was the way we played it then.

- Alice Cooper

Medicine Increasingly

I actually completely suck at being a bioethicist. What I do is history of medicine and patient advocacy. Patient advocacy is actually the opposite of bioethics, because bioethicists are the people who increasingly set up and justify the systems we patient advocates have to fight.

- Alice Dreger

Forget How

I can't do an accent unless I'm on the set. I forget how to do it until I'm on the set.

- Alice Englert

Speeches Another

One child must never be set above another, even in casual conversation, not to mention in speeches that circle the globe.

- Alice Walker