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 : 496
Mine Solid

It's difficult for me to feel that a solid page without the breakups of paragraphs can be interesting. I break mine up perhaps sooner than I should in terms of the usage of the English language.

- A. E. van Vogt

Lives Almost

Museums are interesting. This place where we're almost buying admission to take a break from our lives.

- Abbi Jacobson

Greatness Individual

If you break an individual record, it's because of the greatness that comes before you.

- Abby Wambach

Comedy Damage

It's one thing to break stuff and damage people's possessions, but when you start aiming at the ideology of America, that's dangerous comedy.

- Adam McKay

Will Fairly

The easiest time to be funny is during a fairly serious situation. That way, you can break the ice. It's crazy, but even at funerals, people will get huge laughs.

- Adam McKay

Lives Effects

Drugs ruin peoples lives, break up families and have disastrous effects on our communities.

- Adam Rickitt

Process Making

Jamie's gonna go take a break now, and i am going to continue the on-going process of making a fool of myself and go ahead and try it myself.

- Adam Savage

Other Brought

I knew that as a DJ from 1970 on up that I would eventually come with this sound. I brought out all these other break beats that you hear so much on a lot of these records.

- Afrika Bambaataa


'SNL' is our main priority because that was our first big break.

- Akiva Schaffer

Hands Bricks

I could break bricks with my hands when I was 12.

- Akshay Kumar

More Like

People have said, 'Let's build bridges,' and frankly, I want to do more than that. I would like break to the walls of ignorance between East and West.

- Al-Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani

Next Could

Jesse James's next tattoo should be a warning label: Danger. Loving this man could break you.

- Alafair Burke

Car Always

I have always had this mentality because I hated to break anything on the car.

- Alain Prost

Will Crippled

What good will a tax break do me if I'm crippled for life?

- Alan Ladd

Future Want

I don't want to be the one to break it to you, but the future ain't that funny.

- Albert Brooks

Creatures Elaborate

Baboons take a bit of getting to know but, apparently, once you break the ice, so to speak, they are complex and interesting creatures with elaborate societies.

- Alexander McCall Smith

Love Big

I love the 'Percy Jackson' movies. That was my big break. I love the people I worked with. It was a really magical experience for me.

- Alexandra Daddario

Willing Sights

We can raise our sights high when we're willing to break free from being conformists who live a conventional life simply because we are too afraid to express our uniqueness.

- Alexandra Stoddard

Very Grew

Spring Break is very strange. I grew up in France, so I don't know Spring Break. That doesn't exist in Europe.

- Alexandre Aja

Game Big

'Game of Thrones' is my big break, so I've got to make the most of it, keep acting well.

- Alfie Allen

Work Week

I work out with Pilates - it's a great workout for body alignment. I work out every day with once a week break. I mix it with weight training and cardio.

- Alia Bhatt

My Own Going

It was a great escape for me and it was a way to take a break from what was going on in my own world, to go into another world.

- Alice Hoffman

Becoming Staff

My first break was becoming a staff writer on the rebooted '90210.' And then I got stuck writing in the teen genre for a while.

- Allison Schroeder

Thought My Life

At 32, I kind of thought I was past the point where I was gonna get a break that really changed my life overnight.

- Allison Tolman

Some Set

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

Some Set

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

Against Read

When we read dystopia, we root for these people to break free because we are these people; hoping and fighting against things that are bigger than ourselves.

- Ally Condie

Processes Your

One of the processes of your life is to constantly break down that inferiority, to constantly reaffirm that I Am Somebody.

- Alvin Ailey

Think I Think

I think that, as an actor, you have to break out eventually, and if you do it properly, it can be something that's positive.

- Aly Michalka

Allow Executive

There was a break in the proceedings when Peter Greste was deported, and that was considered sufficient then to allow the executive to intervene.

- Amal Clooney

Changes Broken

It changes you a little bit every time you either break someone's heart or get your heart broken.

- Amanda Seyfried

Phone Wallet

I lose my wallet all the time, and I break my phone all the time.

- Anderson Cooper

Need Away

Sometimes you need to break away from something in order to know how much you need or want it.

- Andrea Riseborough

Like Depends

Sometimes you do complete run-throughs of scenes, sometimes you break scenes down into little bits. It just depends on what the actors like to do. It's almost like jamming.

- Andrew Dominik

Slavery Break Up

Slavery didn't break up the black families as much as liberal welfare rules.

- Andrew Young

Singer Nose

Being a singer, I can easily break facial extremities, but breaking my nose in Luxembourg was extremely painful.

- Andy Biersack

Other Obedient

Jails and prisons are designed to break human beings, to convert the population into specimens in a zoo - obedient to our keepers, but dangerous to each other.

- Angela Davis

Lunch Parking

I bring my bike to work, and I make laps around our parking lot on my lunch break.

- Angela Kinsey

Law Will

If a law commands me to sin I will break it; if it calls me to suffer, I will let it take its course unresistingly.

- Angelina Grimke

Film Promoting

I haven't taken a break after marriage. Just two days after my marriage, I was in Chandigarh promoting my Punjabi film.

- Anita Hassanandani Reddy

Change Think

When you think about it, words can break your heart, or they can change your day.

- Anna Deavere Smith

Sure Certain Things

You can make or break an outfit by not knowing your body type - certain things work on certain people. Make sure you're dressing for your leg-length, hip/chest size, etc.

- AnnaLynne McCord

Emotional Means

When Jesus says you must leave your family to follow Him, he doesn't necessarily mean physically. He means leave your dependence on them, make an emotional break with them.

- Anne Graham Lotz

Small Problem

Break any problem into, or make any changes in, small increments.

- Anne Grant

Rather Handkerchief

I'd rather break stones on the king's highway than hem a handkerchief.

- Anne Sullivan

Race May

Continents may break up, continents may emerge, but the human race is immortal in its origin and in its growth, and there is nothing to be afraid of, even if the foundations of the earth be moved.

- Annie Besant

Love Obedience

Obedience keeps the rules. Love knows when to break them.

- Anthony de Mello

Things Stories

Wars break things; they break stories.

- Anthony Marra

Born Break Up

Children born of married parents in America face a higher risk of seeing them break up than children born of unmarried parents in Sweden.

- Arlie Russell Hochschild

Composers Films

I got my first break in 'Bhootnath,' solely on my credit, and went on to sing for around 20 films for all the leading music composers.

- Armaan Malik

May Makes

Although the Internet makes it seem as if you have a direct connection to the securities market, you don't. Lines may clog; systems may break; orders may back-up.

- Arthur Levitt

Play Go

The number of elements that have to go into a hit would break a computer down. the right season for that play, the right historical moment, the right tonality.

- Arthur Miller

Some Before

This sweet, blessed, God-inspired place called America is a champion that has absorbed some blows. But while we bend, we don't break. This is no dark hour; this is the dawn before we remember who we are.

- Artur Davis

Think Here

I'm here to break boundaries, man. That's all. I'm here to be the first so that the people after me don't have to think twice about expressing themselves and being free.

- ASAP Rocky

Moments Give

There's moments where I want to break down and cry, but not give up.

- Ashlee Simpson

Ready Books

If you want to write serious books, you must be ready to break the forms.

- Charles J. Shields

Looking Break Up

If you're really looking to hurt somebody's feelings, just break up with them.

- Chelsea Handler

Will Head

If you put a brick on my head and break it, I will be fine.

- Chen Guangbiao

Noise Bones

Break as few bones as possible and make as much noise as you can.

- Chevy Chase

Still Like

You get to where you kind of like it, and It's a habit That's hard to break. I still find myself sittin' in a cafe, like a pizza parlor.

- Chris LeDoux

Big Capital

I'd sometimes go to Paris by myself - it was an easy two-hour train ride - to get a break from the everyday grind, to walk around a big city, ride a subway, feel the energy of a world capital.

- Chris Pavone

Ring Engaged

I just want to be married, or just engaged. Basically, I just want a ring. And the tax break.

- Christina Ricci

Away Big

'Home And Away' was my first big break. I was already a fan of the show, so to suddenly be on it was really good.

- Christopher Egan

Give Some

If you have to, take a break, go to your corner, get some sleep, but don't ever give up. You will get there.

- Colin Cunningham

Cannot Allegiance

Your allegiance is with your spouse; you cannot break that by showing allegiance to your ex-spouse.

- Connie Sellecca

Work Audience

When you work in animation that's all for a family audience, as an adult you desperately want to break out of that.

- Conrad Vernon

Want Going

We're going to break a story that there are people on the staff on the 9-11 Commission that didn't want the 9-11 Commissioners to know the details of Able Danger because of the potential to embarrass those commissioners.

- Curt Weldon

Half Whack

I would break a lot of cymbals. You whack the cymbals hard enough, and they will crack in half. Drums are not actually as sturdy as they look. They're actually somewhat fragile instruments.

- Damien Chazelle

Moral Obligation

It is not only our duty but our moral obligation to break from the oppression of debt. We must rise above the political considerations and do what is right for the future of our nation.

- Dan Coats

New Chip

I can write a program that lets you break the copy protection on a music file. But I can't write a program that solders new connections onto a chip for you.

- Dan Farmer

Winning Records

It's real nice and exciting for me to break the records, but it's more exciting for me to be on a winning team.

- Dan Marino

August Even

We're not even supposed to have a break in August if we have not passed the appropriations bills. It's in the House rules.

- Dan Webster

Melodies Part

I'm into song-writing; I'm into melodies that break your heart a little bit. That's the thing that got me into music; that's what I look for in music for the most part.

- Danger Mouse

Religious Which

When theology erodes and organization crumbles, when the institutional framework of religion begins to break up, the search for a direct experience which people can feel to be religious facilitates the rise of cults.

- Daniel Bell

Manager Started

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

Idea Entranced

I'm entranced by the idea of reading the culture back to itself, because I'm conscious that we as people and also as a culture are myth-making machines. So I'm interested in a resistance to that: What we can bend, what we can break.

- Daphne Gottlieb

Always Wanted

I've always wanted to break the stereotype of being a model.

- Daria Werbowy

Individual Last

The individual stats, that stuff is fun, but it doesn't last. Somebody else is gonna come along and break your records. But the memories that you take are forever.

- David Robinson

Nail Cancel

I pluck with my fingernails. If I break a nail, I can't cancel a concert. So I can make a nail out of a ping-pong ball.

- David Russell

Your Heartbreaking

Sometimes people break your heart enough that it's not heartbreaking anymore.

- Dayton Callie

Know Yourself Will

Today is the day to break free from the prison of the person you know yourself to be and step into a self you have yet to know. Will it be comfortable? No, but do it anyway.

- Debbie Ford

Engineers Recording

Dre's from Compton, I'm from Brooklyn, and we both wanted to make a better life for ourselves, right? And we both - somehow, we're both recording engineers, that's how we got our break.

- Jimmy Iovine

Work Other

Things work well when a group of people know each other, and things break down when it's a bunch of random people interacting.

- Jimmy Wales

Think I Think

I think just because life is hard, it does seem fun to have a break and laugh about things, so I think in the end, my instincts go there.

- Joan Cusack

Beauty Want

I just want to continue to break barriers and to show the industry and the world that beauty is diverse, and you don't have to be a certain stereotype to be beautiful.

- Joan Smalls

Amount Studied

In high school, we studied a lot of poetical forms. I was really interested in the math that was involved and the strange live break ups. That gave me a great amount of respect for a rhymed stanza.

- Joanna Newsom

Always Indifference

I always say now it's the indifference that kills patients in the field and different populations. We have to break our indifference towards the suffering of people elsewhere.

- Joanne Liu

Learn Away

It's a lose-lose situation to get in a confrontation on the street. If you can break contact and get away, break contact and get away. That's what you should learn self-defense for.

- Jocko Willink

Want Income

We only want autonomous collaborators that are incentivized to make or break their own income.

- Joel Salatin

Business Golf

If you break 100, watch your golf. If you break 80, watch your business.

- Joey Adams

Through Having

You know the way trees break through the canopy in the rainforest and they go from having this tiny column of light to having all this light - the Internet is kind of like that.

- John Collison

Night Over

I used to break three or four strings a night, and the show would be over because I didn't know how to change the strings.

- John Darnielle

Shut Does

Colorado does not shut down. Colorado does not quit. Colorado does not break.

- John Hickenlooper

Cold Go

Every time I go to Washington, I break out in a cold sweat. So I try not to spend too much time there.

- John Kasich

Sports Players

The fewer rules a coach has, the fewer rules there are for players to break.

- John Madden

Bowler Chap

A bowler can make or break a chap.

- John Newton

Communicate Some

Being able to communicate with a loved one that you haven't talked to in a while because of some communication break makes their life and your life in a much better place.

- John Paul DeJoria

Me Give

Give me a break.

- John Stossel

Never Worked

I have worked in kitchens since I was 15 years old and never had a break.

- Johnny Iuzzini

Role Created

I talked about the barriers created by monopolies. I said that it was the role of government to break up these monopolies and that we couldn't do it alone.

- Joichi Ito