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 : 109
People Needs

People first concern themselves with meeting their basic needs; only afterwards, do they pursue any higher needs.

- Abdolkarim Soroush

Doubt Depended

Not that I went into the Olympics with any doubt, but my holiday plans afterwards depended on how well I did - bronze, silver or gold.

- Adam Peaty

Think Very

I very rarely think in words at all. A thought comes, and I may try to express it in words afterwards.

- Albert Einstein

Help Better

Abstinence from sins is better than seeking help afterwards.

- Ali ibn Abi Talib

Luck Good Luck

It wasn't like I felt I was on a wave. It was just so easy. It is only afterwards that I thought I really had a bit of good luck going on there with Yazoo.

- Alison Moyet

Read Part

People who have seen me read usually come up afterwards and invite me to be a part of something.

- Amber Tamblyn

Love Myself

I put a hell of a lot of myself into 'Love Never Dies,' and I felt quite drained afterwards.

- Andrew Lloyd Webber

Book Stories

It takes me three or four years to research and write each book and the individual stories stay with you for a long time afterwards.

- Antony Beevor

Original More

The more original a discovery, the more obvious it seems afterwards.

- Arthur Koestler

Always Set

Those that set in motion the forces of evil cannot always control them afterwards.

- Charles W. Chesnutt

Very Months

I felt very at home in California, but the place is prone to earthquakes, and the one in 1994 scared the life out of me. For months afterwards, I felt that every time I sat down, I should have put on a seatbelt.

- Christine McVie


No man in America ever strove more, and more successfully first to bring about a Congress in 1765, and then to support it ever afterwards than myself.

- Christopher Gadsden

Comedy Rather

Even in the depths of dreadful situations, there's usually something rather comic, or something you can laugh about afterwards, at least. So, I do look for the comedy in those things.

- Colm Meaney

Think Very

The subject matter is very tricky. It's about the Munich massacre and what Mossad did afterwards with the assassination squads. I think it's a turning point in history, especially for the Palestinians.

- Daniel Craig

Play Study

Study first, play afterwards.

- Daniel D. Palmer

Bed Will

The best thing is to lie in a warm Epsom salts bath for 15 minutes and then go straight to bed. You will sleep really well afterwards.

- Darcey Bussell

Life Good

If you live a good life, that seems to be what really matters. If there is something afterwards, terrific. If not, you haven't lost anything.

- Joe Morton

Some Private

In private some critics have come up to me afterwards and told me they honestly enjoyed the movie. Then they'd tell me that they're still going to have to write it up negatively.

- Joe Pantoliano

Through Some

Most of my choices come about through some kind of intuition or instinct, and if I need to, I'll post-rationalize them, intellectually, afterwards. But generally, they come about just by feeling.

- Joe Wright

Prey Thorn

I never found either this or the Northern Shrike return to such prey for food. I have seen them alight on the same thorn bush afterwards, but never made any use of this kind of food.

- John Bachman

Trust Africa

I was afterwards sorry for this, though, if I ever travel again, I shall trust to none but natives, as the climate of Africa is too trying to foreigners.

- John Hanning Speke

More Hundred

The first hundred thousand - that was hard to get, but afterwards, it was easy to make more.

- John Jacob Astor

Salvation His

The salvation of the elect was as certain before His advent, though accomplished by it, as afterwards.

- John Nelson Darby

Always Normal

My mum always had fun on shoots, but afterwards, she would pick us up from school and make dinner. I had a pretty normal childhood.

- Julia Restoin Roitfeld

Trust Need

It's all about the director for me; we have to click. It's a trust thing. I'll say I'm ready to let down my walls. I'll cry for you as long as you need. But you're going to have to hug me afterwards.

- Juno Temple

Like Very

I train very hard, either rowing on the cross trainer or running. Not only do you feel tired afterwards but it relaxes you, it completely clears the head. But to sort things out I also like to walk.

- Barry McGuigan

Reach Very

When we want to reach a dream for the second time, you want it to come true, when you try so hard, you are so close to achieving it, it makes things very difficult to live with afterwards.

- Guy Forget

Marriage Shut

Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, half shut afterwards.

- Benjamin Franklin

Love Feel

I love to laugh, and laughter is one of my favorite things. When you have a really good laugh, you feel great afterwards.

- Bill Engvall

About Glasgow

The great thing about Glasgow is that if there's a nuclear attack it'll look exactly the same afterwards.

- Billy Connolly

Too Late Sure

During the work, you have to be sure that you haven't left any holes, that you've captured everything, because afterwards it will be too late.

- Henri Cartier-Bresson

Think Big

We think it will be shortly afterwards, but it seems a terrible thing to gamble with such big stakes in diplomacy without having your master card in your hand.

- Henry L. Stimson

Will Bin

If there is one Osama bin Laden now, there will be 100 bin Ladens afterwards.

- Hosni Mubarak

May Some

He may not enter anywhere at the first, unless there be some one of the household who bid him to come, though afterwards he can come as he please.

- Bram Stoker

Knew Becoming

I knew I wanted to be an actor when I was growing up, really. So when I decided to go to university instead of drama school, it was with the intention of becoming an actor afterwards.

- Hugh Dancy

Inevitable Once

Agressive music can only shock you once. Afterwards its impact declines. It's inevitable.

- Brian Eno

Kind Always

For me it's always contingent on getting a sound-the sound always suggests what kind of melody it should be. So it's always sound first and then the line afterwards.

- Brian Eno


After working as a journalist I went to a writing program at Johns Hopkins. It was interesting because it was neither journalistic nor historical, but it emphasized writing style, and afterwards I was asked to write my first book.

- Iris Chang

Young Which

My dad made a film called 'Willow' when he was a young filmmaker, which screened at the Cannes film festival, and people were booing afterwards.

- Bryce Dallas Howard

Steak Before

Before a shoot, I'll watch what I eat. During the shoot, I watch what I eat. Afterwards, the first thing I do is go have a steak and French fries.

- Camila Alves

Like Very

I feel like if a film is well-written, then the character's arc is complete. There really is very little room to expand on that afterwards.

- Cary Elwes

Very Barrel

I do condition my hair with honey and beer. I smell like the bottom of a beer barrel for days afterwards, but it's very good for the hair.

- Catherine Zeta-Jones

Having Movie

It's all about having fun and shooting something that you like. Where it goes afterwards is up to the movie gods.

- Devon Bostick

Very Pat

Pat Roberts and I both feel very strongly that when we get to Iran, that we can't make the same mistakes. We have to ask the questions, the hard questions before, not afterwards, and get the right intelligence.

- Jay Rockefeller

Through Date

I also had to work through the violation of my date rape, my unhealthy relationships with men, my anger toward the people involved in the scandal, and those who exploited me afterwards.

- Donna Rice

Love Still

I love conspiracy theories. I used to just live on it. You know it's all hype and garbage, but you're still really paranoid afterwards. It's fun entertainment.

- Doug Stanhope

Best Way Films

The best way for a beginner to write for animation is to closely watch animated films, then read the screenplays for them afterwards.

- Douglas Wood

Like Almost

I personally have gone to photo shoots and see the pictures afterwards, and I don't look like me because I'm just so airbrushed and so, kind of, fake and almost plastic-looking, you know?

- Jennette McCurdy


I wouldn't say I was grumpy. It's more pathological - I have seismic tantrums. I get red in the face and cry at least three times a week, and I have to lie down and have a nap afterwards.

- Jenny Eclair

Forced Which

The habit of building houses upon piles, which was first forced upon the people by the position they had chosen, was afterwards followed as a matter of taste, just as it is in Holland.

- Edward Burnett Tylor

Doing Seduced

Doing press is like eating at McDonald's: while it's going on it's vaguely enjoyable - you're seduced by your own vanity and taking yourself rather seriously - but immediately afterwards you feel sick.

- Emily Mortimer

Always Deliver

If you have a difficult message to deliver in any circumstance, it's always best to do it first up-front, and probably be a bit harder than you have to be because it's always easier to be nicer afterwards.

- Kerry Stokes

Them Then

I find it harder to write the lyrics afterwards because then you're just trying to fit them into something that's already there.

- King Tuff

Bad Very

I uplift people and see the good in a bad situation. The worst is I'm very critical of myself. If I do a performance, I watch it 100 times afterwards and pick it apart.

- Fleur East

Always Salty

It's weird because before a race, I always want something sweet, like a cake, but afterwards, I crave something salty, like pizza.

- Francisco Javier Gomez Noya

Will Your

You don't realize until afterwards that if you feed the subconscious, it will bleed into your everyday life.

- Frank Dillane

Die Some

I saw a great many men die afterwards, some suffering horribly, but I do not recall any death that affected me quite so much as that of this first victim in my platoon.

- Fritz Kreisler

White Subjected

When the shot is afterwards subjected to white light, colour appears because of selective reflection.

- Gabriel Lippmann


Birth was something that came quite unexpectedly, and afterwards there was one child more in the house.

- Georg Brandes

First Sentence

Sentence first, verdict afterwards.

- Lewis Carroll

Think Always

Always speak the truth, think before you speak, and write it down afterwards.

- Lewis Carroll

Bed Horror

I first went to 'Rocky Horror' when I was 14, and nothing was the same after that. For about two months afterwards, I would watch that movie in my bed every night.

- Liv Bruce

Heat Like

I like to do a face steam, so, heat up a flannel, press it onto your face and then press a cold one on afterwards to close the pores. It's inexpensive!

- Georgia Jagger

Like Making

It's funny, I started by making fake American movies, 'The Transporter' and stuff like that. I was shooting in France, but everything was in English. But then afterwards, I was looking at real French movies like the Jacques Audiard movies.

- Louis Leterrier

Woman Go

If a woman earned a dollar by scrubbing, her husband had a right to take the dollar and go and get drunk with it and beat her afterwards. It was his dollar.

- Lucy Stone

Happy While

Happiness lies in moments, and while you have it, you're not even aware; only afterwards do you know you were happy.

- Luise Rainer

Play Like

When I play, I'm so in the moment that I can't really remember what happened afterwards. It's a rare experience for a thinking person like me.

- Lykke Li

Too Late Then

Put you energy into music. If it fails you, you can become an accountant or a dentist. And then if you become a dentist or an accountant, it's too late to become a musician afterwards.

- Peter Tork

How About

There's no doubt about it; playing football and how tough it is on the body afterwards.

- Terrell Davis

Mind Took

I thought the '60s was the most exciting time and the most vital music, and we were really together as one mind then. Then afterwards, the songs and the bad drugs, that took its toll.

- Mickey Hart

Politics Go

I never let politics get personal. You can have the most intense, heated debate on issues, and so long as you keep it on issues, you can go out and have coffee afterwards and you're good friends.

- Phil Crane

Game Big

You get yourself prepared for a big game, you get yourself up for it. Then afterwards you don't sleep or eat properly.

- Ryan Giggs

Year Pretty

The weird thing about grief, for me at least, was when each of my parents died, for a year or two afterwards I was pretty wildly brave - just willing to take life on.

- Mike Mills

Repair Very

Shortly afterwards, I did a third one to repair the robotic arm of the station. This arm plays a very important role in the ongoing expansion of the station as well as in the deployment of solar panels.

- Philippe Perrin

Evidence May

We can't have full knowledge all at once. We must start by believing; then afterwards we may be led on to master the evidence for ourselves.

- Thomas Aquinas

Always Very

I get so nervous before I go on stage that I can never eat very much, so I'm always completely starving afterwards and dying for a bowl of pasta.

- Samantha Bond

Time First Time

Chashkin Sar was virgin, and we climbed it for the first time, and afterwards, the people renamed it as Samina Baig.

- Samina Baig

Student Then

I went to uni and then drama school afterwards and lived in quite a few student houses.

- Greg McHugh

Through Will

I go through a lot of painful things. There are sessions when I will be on my back afterwards, crawling.

- Mo Farah

Hands Set

I punch a lot of guys on set. It's much easier than in real life as your hands don't hurt afterwards. The key is that you miss.

- Timothy Olyphant

Feel Done

I was introduced to spinning. It was so intense! It's the hardest workout you've ever done, and afterwards you feel amazing.

- Scott Michael Foster

New Over

The politicians of New York have everything that is necessary to make proper decisions and they will have to live with what happens afterwards. The worst scenario is the politicians covering their eyes and turning it over to the FBI.

- Tom Hayden

Prove Had

It's afterwards you realize that the feeling of happiness you had with a man didn't necessarily prove that you loved him.

- Marguerite Duras

Right Efficient

So benevolent, enlightened, wise dictators are the most efficient form of government. The problem is what comes afterwards, right?

- Reid Hoffman


In Hollywood, all marriages are happy. It's trying to live together afterwards that causes the problems.

- Shelley Winters

Happy Marriages

All marriages are happy. It's trying to live together afterwards that causes all the problems.

- Shelley Winters

Think Perfect

In life you get one take, and it's perfect. It's strange, afterwards you might think I shouldn't have reacted that way, but that's the way you reacted. That's your take; that's all you get.

- Nick Flynn

Shape Our

We shape our tools and afterwards our tools shape us.

- Marshall McLuhan

Goes Wounded

A critic is someone who never actually goes to the battle, yet who afterwards comes out shooting the wounded.

- Tyne Daly

Show Audience

I do an improv show on Sunday where we have a class, and then afterwards we go and do a live performance in front of an audience.

- Nolan Gould

Know Born

You know, we have two families: the one we're born into, and the one that we make for ourselves afterwards.

- Valerie Simpson

Men Menopause

Women know when they've got the menopause but men don't quite know. They know it afterwards.

- Omar Sharif

Think Happen

I didn't tell anybody about my plan because I was convinced my family or friends would stop me. I didn't think much about what would happen afterwards.

- Mathias Rust

Purpose Readily

Junipers are generally chosen for the latter purpose, as they can be more readily bent into the desired form; the eyes and tongue are added afterwards, and the representation altogether is really good.

- Robert Fortune

Doing Set

It never really occurs to me that I'm doing cringe comedy. It's something that people tell me afterwards, and I say, 'Again? Really? I never set out with that intention.'

- Stephen Merchant


What is a diary as a rule? A document useful to the person who keeps it. Dull to the contemporary who reads it and invaluable to the student, centuries afterwards, who treasures it.

- Walter Scott

Song Other

Sometimes the song title comes with the songs, other times you just sorta make something up afterwards.

- Wayne Coyne

London Could

Even if a university should turn out to be another version of a school, I had decided I could lose myself afterwards as an anonymous particle of the London I already loved.

- Patrick White


I enjoy working on stage. Having relationships with the audiences and question and answer sessions afterwards. I enjoy that.

- Robert Vaughn

Vodka Lot

We used to get published a lot. And there was this vodka advertisement... it embarrassed me a lot afterwards.

- Robin Day