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 : 333
Name May

If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.

- A. A. Milne

Think I Think

I think that my peers deserve more than products to buy wrapped up in advertising. We need ideas to share and causes to believe in - opportunities to lead and teach.

- Adora Svitak

Change Ordinary

An ordinary Turk, an ordinary Arab, an ordinary Tunisian can change history. We believe that democracy is good, and that our people deserve it.

- Ahmet Davutoglu

Struggling Keep

America gets the politicians they deserve. That's it. And you keep struggling.

- Al Lewis

Myself Free Speech

If I, as a liberal, didn't speak out against those who would squelch the free speech of conservatives, I wouldn't deserve to call myself a liberal.

- Alan Colmes

Would Computer

A computer would deserve to be called intelligent if it could deceive a human into believing that it was human.

- Alan Turing

Which Privileges

There are, for example, exemptions in FOIA in which the government can withhold certain kinds of information, and the courts have recognized that there is certain documentation that do deserve protection, that certain privileges do apply and do deserve protection.

- Alberto Gonzales

Always Iraq

As a reporter, I embedded for modest stints with American soldiers in Afghanistan and Iraq. When I'm asked about those experiences, I always say - and mean - that we civilians don't deserve the soldiers we have.

- Alex Berenson

Audience Films

There is an audience out there for literate films - slower, more observant, more human films, and they deserve to be made.

- Alexander Payne

Wait Mr

Mr. President how long must women wait to get their liberty? Let us have the rights we deserve.

- Alice Paul

Really Governments

Artists have a responsibility to speak and to act when governments fail, and if we don't do that, we really deserve the world we get.

- Alice Walker

Know Things

I know that I do deserve good things.

- Amanda Beard

Nature Very

By their very nature, human beings are so capricious, so complex, so delightfully contradictory, that they deserve not only our consideration but our reconsideration.

- Amor Towles

Love Get

You deserve love and you'll get it.

- Amy Poehler

Explain Immune

There's no federal government agency that ought to be immune from having to explain the potential financial impact of an action they've taken or intend to take. We deserve the specifics.

- Ander Crenshaw

Win Practice

If you don't practice you don't deserve to win.

- Andre Agassi

Been Willing

We really have to be willing to find out who we are instead of rebelling for the equal rights that we've been denied, that we do deserve.

- Andrew Cohen

Business Fairly

Do things fairly, especially with your children. Girls deserve equal opportunities, especially in getting educated as well as equal sharing in business.

- Andrew Gotianun

Very Readers

The columnists have a very personal relationship with their readers, and the readers deserve to hear directly from the columnists.

- Andrew Rosenthal

Education Children

All children everywhere deserve the opportunity that is unlocked for them by education.

- Ann Cotton

More Gotten

Women have demanded and gotten better jobs and more power. But the one thing we deserve is a better relationship with ourselves.

- Ann Curry

Green Over

I'm thrilled to be taking over Green Arrow. What I adore about the Arrow is his recklessness. He'll shoot off on an impulse, dispatch someone if they deserve it; his heroism is instinctive.

- Ann Nocenti

Data Exactly

Consumers deserve to know exactly what they're getting for their money when they sign-up for a 4G data plan.

- Anna Eshoo

Better Than

Democracy is a device that ensures the people shall be governed no better than they deserve.

- Anthony Scaramucci

Lucky More

Sometimes the opponents deserve a red card, but instead, they carry on playing with 11 men. So you also have to be more lucky in the future.

- Antonio Conte

Play Very

If they deserve it, I'm ready to play with very young players. Why not?

- Antonio Conte

Worry Give

My worry is to try to improve my players, to work with them, to find the best solution for the club, and to give satisfaction to the fans because they deserve the best.

- Antonio Conte

Practice Thanks

Virtue comes by nature, learning, and practice, and thanks to virtue, all of the aforesaid may deserve approval.

- Apollonius of Tyana

Need Sacrifices

The gods do not need sacrifices, so what might one do to please them? Acquire wisdom, it seems to me, and do all the good in one's power to those humans who deserve it.

- Apollonius of Tyana

Respect Absolutely

Women absolutely deserve respect.

- Aretha Franklin

Done Like

One of the most terrible feelings in the world is knowing that someone else doesn't like you. Especially when you don't know what you've done to deserve it.

- Ariana Grande

Stress Noticing

We've all had stress creep up on us without even noticing it until we lost it on someone who didn't deserve it, and then we realize that we probably should have checked in with ourselves a little earlier.

- Ariel Garten

Which Cent

Ninety-eight per cent of laughter is nothing to do with jokes, which do not deserve to bear the weight of all the funny stuff in the world.

- Arthur Smith

Always Star

There'll always be a difference between a star and an actor. I've nothing against stars. They've earned it and deserve it. I'm happy being just an actor.

- Ashish Sharma

Own Overdone

Statement earrings and statement necklaces each deserve their own moment. I never wear the two together; it looks overdone.

- Ashley Madekwe

Success Regularly

I'm terrible at posting regularly; I don't deserve the blog success!

- Ashley Madekwe

Cheerleaders Lot

Cheerleaders deserve a lot of respect for what they do.

- Ashley Tisdale

Woman Lovely

The brave deserve the lovely - every woman may be won.

- Charles Godfrey Leland

Religious Bad

Americans deserve to have their religious beliefs and practices protected. Religious freedom is too important to be trampled by insensitive bureaucracy or bad policy.

- Charles T. Canady

Other Raising

After a lifetime of working, raising families, and contributing to the success of this nation in countless other ways, senior citizens deserve to retire with dignity.

- Charlie Gonzalez

Always Been

I was incredibly fatalistic. I just thought, 'If it works, it works.' But I've always been like that. I've never been easily impressed, and I've never thought I didn't deserve something. If I got it, then I deserved it.

- Charlotte Rampling

Against Congress

The health of the people is of supreme importance. All measures looking to their protection against the spread of contagious diseases and to the increase of our sanitary knowledge for such purposes deserve attention of Congress.

- Chester A. Arthur

Best Them

Our men and women in uniform deserve the best intelligence possible to help them protect America.

- Chris Cannon

Think Living

In terms of political contributions, the free speech rights of corporations I don't think deserve the same protections as the free speech rights of real living, breathing, voting humans.

- Chris Coons

Living Hollywood

Hollywood is like living in a weird bubble. A bunch of people take care of you and get you stuff, and you're the center of that little microcosmic world. You start believing that it is real and... you deserve it.

- Chris Pine

Road See

My fans do deserve to see me back out on the road.

- Christina Aguilera

Adversity Face

Grit your teeth and smile. In the face of adversity, go. They don't deserve you.

- Christine Lagarde

New Reduce

New Yorkers have real issues, and they deserve to have a mayor that is prepared to work with them to solve the challenges they have, reduce the problems that they have, and they deserve to have a mayor's race that is focused on them.

- Christine Quinn

Negotiate Get

In life, you don't get what you deserve. You get what you negotiate. So don't be afraid to ask - the worst you can hear is 'no.'

- Christine Tsai

Decision Practice

Low-income taxpayers deserve the same rights as everyone else. It was wrong of the IRS to target low-income taxpayers, and I am please by the decision to correct this unfair practice.

- Christopher Dodd

Independent Lives

Our seniors have worked long and hard to better the economy, raise families and serve their communities. They deserve to live independent and active lives in their golden years.

- Christopher Dodd

Jealousy Anybody

That's the way I got along in life. I don't ever remember being particularly jealous of anybody, because I figured if I can't do it myself, I don't deserve to get it.

- Clyde Tombaugh

Still Receive

Women have helped shape our world, yet still do not receive the recognition and compensation they deserve.

- Colleen Hanabusa

Young Through

I have a lot of respect for my fellow young actors. It takes a lot to push forward after being told no a million times, and that was what we all have to go through. So those who push deserve respect.

- Colton Haynes

Like Get

I feel like God gives you what you deserve. Whatever that time is, you get what you deserve.

- Common

Go Get

If you deserve it, go get it.

- Conor McGregor

Mothers Medals

The working mothers of America deserve medals.

- Constance Marie

Me Had

I've had. It's the real me. People don't deserve anything less.

- Corey Clark

Get Treated

You don't usually get treated unfairly. You usually get what you deserve.

- Dale Murphy

Important Minds

Sport and health are so important to our nation that they deserve to be right at the front of people's minds.

- Daley Thompson

Think Which

I think the American people deserve to have the issues debated, regardless of which side they're on, so that they are fully aware of what their representatives and senators are voting for and voting against.

- Dan Coats

Respect Things

I deserve respect for the things I did not do.

- Dan Quayle

Very Charts

I feel very ready to be a pop star. I feel like that's something that I deserve, and I feel prepared for being number one in the charts!

- Daniel Rigby

Voice Wide

Goals do not get stored in your voice message or email bin. They are not going to reach out from the world wide web and remind you they exist. As a result, our goals do not get the respect they deserve.

- Darren L Johnson

Love Lot

I deserve all the love you can spare me. And I want a lot more than I deserve.

- Dashiell Hammett

African American

Asian Americans are the same as African American, Hispanic Americans, anyone: we deserve to be respected, too.

- Dat Nguyen

Bad Some

While I'd like to believe that I'm not a bad or evil person, regardless, it's clear that some of my past actions have hurt or offended several women. And I probably deserve to be called a creep.

- Dave McClure

Deeds Will

I courted fame but as a spur to brave and honest deeds; who despises fame will soon renounce the virtues that deserve it.

- David Mallet

Diary Read

If you read somebody's diary, you get what you deserve.

- David Sedaris

American Policies

The American people deserve long-term, forward-thinking policies.

- Dean Heller

May Readily

On the whole, as we readily acquiesce in the acknowledgment that the field and the cabinet are the proper spheres assigned to our Masters and our Lords, may we also deserve the dignified title and encomium of Mistress and Lady in our kitchens and in our parlours.

- Deborah Sampson

Veterans Very

America's veterans deserve the very best health care because they've earned it.

- Jim Ramstad

Housing Need

Our soldiers and their families are benefiting. They deserve good, quality housing and they need it.

- Jim Walsh

Children Chance

All of our children have so much potential. All of our children deserve a chance at life.

- Joe Baca

Think Some

Unfortunately, some people go to a restaurant, and they aren't really there to enjoy themselves. They're there because they think they deserve to be there or because they can just afford it.

- Joe Dinicol


We deserve quality jobs that pay a living wage, lower college tuition, action on climate change, and comprehensive immigration reform.

- Joe Garcia

Congress South

We did great things when we were in Congress, and I want to continue work on the issues that matter to South Florida, because we deserve better.

- Joe Garcia

City Think

Frankly, any city person who doesn't think I deserve a white-collar salary as a farmer doesn't deserve my special food.

- Joel Salatin

Mistakes Use

A society that does not use the intellectual power of its female population fully is not a wise society. Most women are not as tainted by mistakes in the conduct of the economy as the male population, and now they deserve an opportunity.

- Johanna Siguroardottir

Fired Unprovoked

Most recently, terrorist forces have captured Israeli soldiers and fired rockets into Israeli cities - both unprovoked. These acts of aggression deserve the rapid and decisive response they received.

- John Boehner

Give Reader

The reader deserves an honest opinion. If he doesn't deserve it, give it to him anyhow.

- John Ciardi

Political Will

Americans deserve an attorney general that will be honest with them, they deserve an attorney general who will uphold the basic standards of political independence and accountability.

- John Cornyn

Benefits Ensure

When active duty ends, we have an obligation to uphold our own pledge: a pledge to ensure that every veteran receives the care and benefits they deserve.

- John Delaney

Loving Most

People need loving the most when they deserve it the least.

- John Harrigan

New Hampshire

The citizens of New Hampshire expect and deserve a government as clean as our mountain streams and as open as our blue skies. Today let us pledge together to make this government - the people's government - clean, open and honest.

- John Lynch

Means Concept

The Christian - the biblical - concept of mercy toward wrongdoers only exists in relation to justice. Showing mercy, in relation to wrongdoing, means treating someone better than they deserve.

- John Piper

Rebel South

All South Sudanese deserve consistent and unimpeded humanitarian assistance, regardless of if they live in areas held by rebel or government forces.

- John Prendergast

Clean Everyone

America's workers deserve a clean vote on a $7.25 increase, with no strings attached. Such an increase helps everyone and hurts no one.

- John Sweeney

Like Certain Point

At a certain point, if you work really hard and you get good and people like your work, you do deserve the fame - but you shouldn't take it for granted.

- Jon Lovitz

Exposure Getting

There're so many great writers out there who aren't getting the exposure they deserve.

- Jonathan Evison

Parent Immigration

We must do everything in our power to keep families together, and to use common sense in our immigration laws. Children deserve better than to lose a parent because of an inflexible law.

- Jose Serrano

Needs Truthfulness

The American people deserve truthfulness, not more political campaigning. The American people deserve a responsible government that seeks to address their needs, not more ideological dogma.

- Jose Serrano

Love Will

Even when we make mistakes, we hope others will love us in spite of our shortcomings - even if we don't deserve it.

- Joseph B. Wirthlin

Love Some

Remember likewise there are persons who love fewer words, an inoffensive sort of people, and who deserve some regard, though of too still and composed tempers for you.

- Joseph Butler

Loving More

Kindness is loving people more than they deserve.

- Joseph Joubert

Love Loving

A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.

- Joseph Joubert

Pets Been

Adopted pets are the best pets you can have. Most adoptable pets come from loving homes that simply cannot care for them anymore. Or, they are strays who've been on their own without the loving care they deserve.

- Josh Duhamel

Think Some

Well, I think every now and again, some people deserve to get their butts chewed. Every now and again some people deserve a pat on the back. What I try and do is compliment folk who deserve a compliment, and chew folks out who deserve to be chewed out.

- Judge Mills Lane

Age Old

You end up as you deserve. In old age you must put up with the face, the friends, the health, and the children you have earned.

- Judith Viorst

Education Strength

I treasure my meetings with individuals affected by autism - parents, children, teachers and friends. Their strength is inspiring. They deserve all possible opportunities for education, employment and integration.

- Ban Ki-moon