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 : 72
Always Wanted

I always wanted to be on the radio. But my background is more entertainment than journalism.

- Alan Colmes

Nothing Looks

I've got Indian looks, but there is nothing in my background.

- Amy Jackson

College Major

My background is in theater. I was a theater major in college.

- Amy Schumer

Theater Studied

I come from a theater background. I studied acting at NYU and also the Groundlings in L.A.

- Ashley Bell

Kid Theater

As a kid, I had a background in theater.

- Charlie Kaufman

Business Treat

As much as writing is an emotional experience, it is a business as well. Coming from a business background, I treat it as such.

- Chevy Stevens

Work Baby

Work all paled into the background as soon as I had a baby.

- Chris Hemsworth

Never Hide

I never want to hide my wrestling background.

- Chris Jericho

Music Bred

I was bred and raised in a multi-cultural music background.

- Coco Lee

Theater Some

My whole background is theater, and theater is to some degree presentational.

- Connie Britton


My background was in performing originally.

- Cy Coleman

Know About

I don't know much about my biological background.

- Dan Stevens

Kind Always

Coming from an action background, I always approach the action sequences in any script as kind of placeholders.

- David Leitch

Theater Came

With my background, I came out of the theater.

- Joe Morton

Dance Athletic

I have a dance background. I have an athletic background.

- John Travolta

Chef Lot

Chicago is a lot of my background as a chef.

- Jose Garces

Get Rigorous

I didn't really get any rigorous background in film history.

- Joshua Oppenheimer

Mentor Fiction

My background is in filmmaking, and my mentor is Dusan Makavejev, who combined fiction and documentary.

- Joshua Oppenheimer

Blessed Nothing

My background wasn't one blessed with all the luxuries in life. Nothing is forever and I realize that.

- Junior Seau

Privileged Come

I don't come from a privileged background.

- Bernadine Dohrn

Health Care

My background is in health care.

- Bobby Jindal

Husband Just

I'm just a husband waltzing in the background.

- Bruce Greenwood

Unique Someone

It takes someone with a unique background to stand up to the threat of a strike and win.

- Bruce Rauner

I Am Generation

I come from a Hasidic background; I am only one generation removed.

- Jason Fuchs

Design Doing

My background was in graphic design, but when I was doing it, it was all hand-drawn stuff, not computers.

- Jeffrey Dean Morgan

Any Type

I don't have any type of sketch-comedy or stand-up background.

- Jenna Fischer

Curious Someone

I have a curious background for someone who turns out to be a writer.

- Jerry Spinelli

American Mind

The American landscape has no foreground and the American mind no background.

- Edith Wharton

I Am Am

I'm not from a retail background, but I am a shopper.

- Edward Lampert

Know You

You know, my background, I was at a non-profit for years.

- Elizabeth Emken

Want Diplomatic

To be successful, you really have to put your ego in the background and try to be diplomatic to achieve what you want to achieve.

- Ken Adam

Crazy Matter

No matter our background, we all have crazy families.

- Kevin Kwan

Sloth Mostly

My background is degradation and sloth, mostly.

- Larry David

Psychology Goes

There's not a day that goes by that I don't draw on my undergraduate background in psychology.

- Geoffrey Canada

Actor Editor

I had a background in theater as an actor, and then a photographer, and then as an experimental filmmaker and editor.

- Lynn Shelton

My Own Person

I was moved by the 'Lovings' story because of my own background as a mixed-race person.

- Ruth Negga


I came from a background of directing behind-the-scenes documentaries.

- Peyton Reed


Dance is in my background.

- Rutina Wesley

Everybody Cuban

I'm Cuban-American, everybody says. I have a Cuban background, Cuban blood.

- Gio Gonzalez

See Sciences

I have a background in technology, design, architecture, arts and sciences. I see myself as a multi-dimensional person.

- Pranav Mistry

Gender Equal

Every life - regardless of background or gender - has equal value.

- Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber

Myself I Am

I am myself of a mixed background.

- Quiara Alegria Hudes

Strong Up

But, yea, I grew up in a strong Baptist background.

- Tim McGraw

Music Use

The conception of background music is changing. You use less and less of it these days.

- Satyajit Ray

Like Idea

I like the idea of Wild Infancy, of people who have a deprived background, of starting out wild.

- Tina Weymouth

Strong Me

I have a strong Lutheran background, and my parents instilled in me strong morals.

- Tippi Hedren

Pieces Had

I had come from an orchestral background, but I didn't really have any orchestral pieces for film.

- Marco Beltrami

Career Farming

I came from a farming background, and my career was teaching.

- Seamus Heaney

Working Class

I come from a coal-mining, working-class background. My father was a coal miner.

- Tom Jones

Just Discovered

What I discovered was that just by eating normally, we all have background levels of contaminants.

- Nell Newman

Never Geek

I'm not of a science background, I was never a comic book geek, and I was never a gamer.

- Niall Matter

Sing Musical

I do have musical background; I sing.

- Trai Byers

Big Big Part

Bluegrass is really a big part of my background.

- Travis Tritt

I Am Films

Nothing in my background has anything to do with films. In that sense, I am a complete outsider.

- Nimrat Kaur

Pen Paper

The best writers who have put pen to paper have often had a journalism background.

- Rick Bragg

Most Could

I came from the most orthodox background you could ask for.

- Sonia Johnson

Better Like

I felt better being in the background. That's the way I like it.

- Stefan Edberg


Niklas Zennstroem has a thorough background as a successful entrepreneur with extensive expertise in areas such as IT and online.

- Stefan Persson

Dancing Mostly

I have a background in erotic dancing, but that's mostly just - it's not professional, it's just amateur.

- Matt McGorry

My Own Wholly

My own military background is wholly un-distinguished. I was a sergeant.

- W. E. B. Griffin

Law Lot

There are a lot of things you can do with a law degree background, but I just didn't have a passion for it.

- Matthew McGrory

Strong Soldier

I was born in a family with a strong military background, so I chose to be a soldier.

- Wang Jianlin

Came Repressed

I came from a good, repressed Catholic background.

- Robert Michael Morris

Very Came

I came from a very strict background.

- Wes Craven


My background is Scottish.

- Melissa George

Arts Martial

My martial arts background is Tae Kwon Do.

- Will Yun Lee

Royalties Songs

You get royalties from certain songs that you do when you do background. It's according to the work that you put in.

- Merry Clayton


My background is as a computer scientist and programmer.

- Sunil Nagaraj

Soldier Slums

I come from the slums; I come from a hard background; I come from a poor family; and I was a soldier.

- Michael Caine

Writing Improv

My background is in improv and writing.

- Paul Scheer

Come Felt

I didn't come from a background where I was hurt, but I felt hurt inside.

- Peggy Lipton

Matter Southern

No matter what their background, the southern French are fascinated by food.

- Peter Mayle