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New Always

New York is such a versatile city, and there's always something new to discover.

- Abbey Lee Kershaw

Think Been

You have to think that the answer - and the right answer - for you and your organization might not be something that's been done before. And it's up to you to discover and work with your team to form and figure out how to do successfully.

- Abigail Johnson

Fifteen Catching

I started playing music when I was about six and didn't discover Indian classical music until I was fifteen. So, essentially, I had a lot of catching up to do.

- Adnan Sami

Love Think

I believe love just happens once. You can be mistaken, you can think you are in love, but after a while you discover that you're really not. Real love is different.

- Adriana Lima

Think I Think

I think what my father appreciated was the science experiment of life. He had these kids, and they had their own experiences. He wanted us to discover the world for ourselves.

- Ahmet Zappa


If we want to discover the full potential in our humanity, we need to celebrate those heartbreaking strengths and those glorious disabilities we all have. It is our humanity and all the potential within it that makes us beautiful.

- Aimee Mullins

Blessings Seduced

Once you discover that you can, then you must. And it's not easy. You have to take direct steps. You really have to count your blessings and you have to make a decided effort to not get seduced by the blues.

- Al Jarreau

Over Before

What they've found so far in the Amazon is 5 percent of what there is yet to discover to eat in the Amazon because it's completely unknown. I've eaten things I've never eaten before over there.

- Alain Ducasse

City Will

You have to leave the city of your comfort and go into the wilderness of your intuition. What you'll discover will be wonderful. What you'll discover is yourself.

- Alan Alda

Doing Bus

You can't get there by bus, only by hard work and risk and by not quite knowing what you're doing. What you'll discover will be wonderful. What you'll discover will be yourself.

- Alan Alda

Seasons Happen

I'm not like J.K. Rowling, where I know there's going to be this number of seasons, and I know exactly what's going to happen. I would be so bored if that was the case. There would be no journey. There would be nothing to discover.

- Alan Ball

Will Prove

As a scientist, I don't believe science will ever discover whether God exists. Nor do I believe religion will ever prove it.

- Alan Lightman

Call Truths

We call first truths those we discover after all the others.

- Albert Camus

Like Still

I grew up with The Beatles, Bob Marley and Talking Heads. I like the melody-with-rhythm aspect of music - there's so much to discover still.

- Albert Hammond, Jr.

Which Been

Once the object has been constructed, I have a tendency to discover in it, transformed and displaced, images, impressions, facts which have deeply moved me.

- Alberto Giacometti

Doing Still

Artistically I am still a child with a whole life ahead of me to discover and create. I want something, but I won't know what it is until I succeed in doing it.

- Alberto Giacometti

Travel Other

To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.

- Aldous Huxley

Want Always

All of us want something in life, all of us have flaws, and all of us have strengths. So, I always try to discover those things in a character and then try to expose it in one way or another.

- Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu


In history, psychedelic plants were used by priests and shamans with a desire to discover the interior.

- Alejandro Jodorowsky

Start Find

I've often gone to start a film only to find the producers surprised to discover that I'm American.

- Alessandro Nivola

Development Set

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

Amazing Actually

It's really amazing when you discover how strong you actually are and what you really can accomplish.

- Alexandra Daddario

Strength Strong

Growing up, when I was younger, I didn't feel all that tough or smart or strong. As I got older, I was able to discover my own strength.

- Alexandra Daddario

Been Before

Everything of importance has been said before by somebody who did not discover it.

- Alfred North Whitehead

Magic Works

For someone who works in theatre, the rehearsal is where you discover everything. It is where magic happens, where the script enters you and becomes part of you.

- Ali Fazal

Love I Love

I love Jules Feiffer. I didn't discover him until I was a little older.

- Alison Bechdel


The best scientific way to discover if one factor influences another is to do a controlled experiment.

- Alison Gopnik

New Side

History is a certain way, but you just change the point of view a little bit, and you discover a whole new side of it.

- Allison Schroeder

Over Like

I guess Malayali women like bubbly, happy-go-lucky guys, and I am all of that. I'm yet to discover how I'm such a hit there. The fans there are difficult to win over.

- Allu Arjun

Over Been

When you get over the anxiety, you discover you should have been mad a long time ago.

- Amy Clampitt

Think Certainly

As an actor, you can certainly, at any moment and at any time, discover 400 people who think you're stupid, fat and ugly.

- Amy Poehler

Love Been

To realize that your mother's love life has been far more interesting than one's own is a weird thing to discover.

- Anderson Cooper

Always Certainly

Tennis was always sort of a - a learning. It was a vehicle for me to discover a lot about myself. And the things that I sort of discovered at times I not only didn't want to see it for myself but I certainly didn't want millions of people to see it.

- Andre Agassi

Courage New

Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.

- Andre Gide

New Very

One does not discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.

- Andre Gide

Desire Obtain

If men could regard the events of their own lives with more open minds, they would frequently discover that they did not really desire the things they failed to obtain.

- Andre Maurois

Self-Esteem Big

Rejection is a big part of show business. It can be tough on anyone who doesn't have fairly good self-esteem. Especially kids, as they try to discover who they are.

- Angela Cartwright

Emotions Always

We have found a direct correlation between grit and positive emotions, but the fact that I have no evidence that grit is bad for you doesn't mean it's not. It's always a possibility that in the future researchers will discover a downside to grit.

- Angela Duckworth

Will Interest

You cannot will yourself to be interested in something you're not interested in. But you can actively discover and deepen your interest.

- Angela Duckworth

Will Till

You never know what you will learn till you start writing. Then you discover truths you never knew existed.

- Anita Brookner

Entertain How

You instinctively discover how to entertain an audience.

- Anna Held

Read Held

I read the papers every day just to discover if one mentions Anna Held.

- Anna Held

Think Some

There are some famous people, and I've met them, who you might think are great, and then you meet them, and you discover that they not only have feet but heads of clay.

- Anne Beatts

Business Through

It's so important for business leaders to discover what their purpose is. In the days when the business seems overwhelming, or you aren't certain you can continue, it is your purpose that will compel you to push through.

- Anne F. Beiler

Pay Attention Pay

Pay attention to your enemies, for they are the first to discover your mistakes.

- Antisthenes

Never Models

I have never understood models. I find it really hard to find beauty in that or to discover beauty because the beauty was so obvious.

- Anton Corbijn

Been Err

For my part, I would say that the male sperm and seeds of plants have been penetrated so far that there is nothing further to discover in this great secret, but I could err in my opinion.

- Antonie van Leeuwenhoek

Play Prepare

I try to avoid all mistakes. I try to prepare my players and to put them in the best condition to play the game. If you discover a problem during the game, it is too late. You must anticipate and prepare.

- Antonio Conte

Reach Match

The secret of concentration is the secret of self-discovery. You reach inside yourself to discover your personal resources, and what it takes to match them to the challenge.

- Arnold Palmer

Inspirational Go

The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.

- Arthur C. Clarke

Behind Which

There are many movies which come with an attitude of black and white. I am good and you are bad. And there are many movies that are also trying to see the reality as it is or to discover what really is behind the character or events.

- Ashraf Barhom

More Necessary

To succeed in the world, it is much more necessary to possess the penetration to discern who is a fool, than to discover who is a clever man.

- Charles Maurice de Talleyrand

Laws Ensure

Changing laws and changing the political dialogue, while necessary, is insufficient to ensure that bullying stops; to ensure that every young person is supported by their parents and their teachers as they question who they are and they discover who they are regardless of the sexuality.

- Chelsea Clinton

Young Senior Year

'Deadline' is the story of a young man forced to discover who he is, and what's important in life, during the short span of his senior year in high school.

- Chris Crutcher

Should Bookstores

We should all miss bookstores. They let you discover things.

- Christie Hefner

Which Shared

To work our way towards a shared language once again, we must first learn how to discover patterns which are deep, and capable of generating life.

- Christopher Alexander

Always Amount

Well, you always discover a lot in the editing room. Particularly the action, because you have to over-shoot a lot and shoot an enormous amount of material because many of the sequences have to be discovered in the editing and manipulation of it.

- Christopher Nolan

Challenges Never

Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew.

- Cicely Tyson

Think Been

You think once you've shown what you can do, and your movies have been successful, that snap, you work. So to discover the difference between guys' roles and girls' roles made me plain mad. It's unjust.

- Connie Nielsen

Been Set

It's more of an adventure when you set off into unknown territory, and there's nothing like that feeling you get when you discover a place on the Earth where no one has ever been.

- Conrad Anker

Always Took

I always knew that I was called to do something. I didn't know what, but I finally rationalized after I met Martin - and it took a lot of praying to discover this - that this was probably what God had called me to do: to marry him.

- Coretta Scott King

Task Been

The task of the artist at any time is uncompromisingly simple to discover what has not yet been done, and to do it.

- Craig Raine

Saturn Which

We must believe then, that as from hence we see Saturn and Jupiter; if we were in either of the Two, we should discover a great many Worlds which we perceive not; and that the Universe extends so in infinitum.

- Cyrano de Bergerac

Arrogant Poetic

The eyes of a poet discover in each person a unique and irreplaceable humanity. While arrogant intellect seeks to control and manipulate the world, the poetic spirit bows with reverence before its mysteries.

- Daisaku Ikeda

Pedal Accelerator

The brutal reality about aging is that it has only an accelerator pedal. We have yet to discover whether a brake exists for people.

- Dan Buettner

Almost Straight

To be a straight person and discover you're infertile is almost like discovering you're not a straight person.

- Dan Savage

Humble Think

I think the main lesson that I have learned is that a good scientist is a humble scientist who is open-minded to listen to other scientists when they discover something.

- Dan Shechtman

Listening Some

Some people have been listening to the Beatles their whole lives; I didn't discover them until I was 18 years old.

- Danger Mouse

Robotics About

There are an endless number of things to discover about robotics. A lot of it is just too fantastic for people to believe.

- Daniel H. Wilson

Think I Think

I write to discover what I think. After all, the bars aren't open that early.

- Daniel J. Boorstin

Art Always

We will always have more to discover, more to invent, more to understand and that's much closer to art and literature than any science.

- Daniel Tammet

Born Reason

All of us are born for a reason, but all of us don't discover why. Success in life has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It's what you do for others.

- Danny Thomas

Curiosity Play

In an era of parental paranoia, lawsuit mania and testing frenzy, we are failing to inspire our children's curiosity, creativity, and imagination. We are denying them opportunities to tinker, discover, and explore - in short, to play.

- Darell Hammond

Drawing Want

While drawing, I discover what I really want to say.

- Dario Fo

Truth Waste

Why waste time trying to discover the truth, when you can so easily create it?

- David Baldacci

Distance Similar

For me, when I 'discover' a story, there is a feeling of buoyancy and clarity, perhaps similar to early morning out on a prairie highway, when darkness lifts and reveals the outline of farmhouses and copses of trees in the distance.

- David Bergen

Stupid Bring

If one were to bring ten of the wisest men in the world together and ask them what was the most stupid thing in existence, they would not be able to discover anything so stupid as astrology.

- David Hilbert

Disease Though

Though all afflictions are evils in themselves, yet they are good for us, because they discover to us our disease and tend to our cure.

- David Viscott

Will Unattended

As you say goodbye to lingering disappointments and unattended grief, you will discover that every person, situation and painful incident comes bearing gifts.

- Debbie Ford

Learned Girly

More than anything, acting helped me discover who I'm not. I've learned that I'm a girly girl, but not a prissy girl.

- Debby Ryan

Work More

Motherhood is wonderful, but it's also hard work. It's the logistics more than anything. You discover you have reserves of energy you didn't know you had.

- Deborah Mailman

Fail Analyze

My job is to analyze conversations and discover why communications fail.

- Deborah Tannen

Will Wearing

When archaeologists discover the missing arms of Venus de Milo, they will find she was wearing boxing gloves.

- John Barrymore

Think Very

The first question I ask myself when something doesn't seem to be beautiful is why do I think it's not beautiful. And very shortly you discover that there is no reason.

- John Cage

Completion Submit

You must submit to supreme suffering in order to discover the completion of joy.

- John Calvin

Science Some

Some dreamers demand that scientists only discover things that can be used for good.

- John Charles Polanyi

Always Like

I always liked it when people go back in time to discover things about themselves, like with 'A Christmas Carol' and you're getting a tour of your life by the ghosts of Christmas past, present and future.

- John Cusack

Six Films

I didn't really discover yakuza films until about five or six years ago.

- John Foster

Think Prefer

I discover that my friends think only of my apparel, and those upon whom I have conferred acts of kindness prefer to remind me of my errors.

- John James Audubon

Generation New

We were all on this ship in the sixties, our generation, a ship going to discover the New World. And the Beatles were in the crow's nest of that ship.

- John Lennon

Strong Use

A most highly multiplying trait in point of far-reaching influences is that of ability to discover and use strong men. This trait stands out impressively in Rothschild's 'Lincoln, Master of Men'.

- John Mott

Some Which

Some dreamers demand that scientists only discover things that can be used for good. That is impossible. Science gives us a powerful vocabulary, and it is impossible to produce a vocabulary with which one can only say nice things.

- John Polanyi

Amendment Unless

It is of no use to discover our own faults and infirmities unless the discovery prompts up to amendment.

- John Quincy Adams

Based Telling

Perhaps the most telling witness against the claim of accurate history for the Bible comes when we read the earliest narrative of the crucifixion found in Mark's gospel and discover that it is not based on eyewitness testimony at all.

- John Shelby Spong

Benefits Took

Our work on C. elegans emphasized the benefits of sharing large amounts of information. We took a global approach to discover the mechanisms that led to the development of the worm.

- John Sulston

Wait Behind

An aging writer has the not insignificant satisfaction of a shelf of books behind him that, as they wait for their ideal readers to discover them, will outlast him for a while.

- John Updike

Grow Abuse

The purpose of random testing is not to catch, punish, or expose students who use drugs, but to save their lives and discover abuse problems early so that students can grow up and learn in a drug-free environment.

- John Walters

Reach Hidden

Twentieth century man must boldly reach out... And purposefully strive to discover the hidden secrets of our universe.

- John Young

Reason Within

This life is for us to discover the divine within. And that's really the key to life in many ways for me. And the thing is, it's not for us to reason why everything is what it is... just do it.

- Jon Anderson

Other About

Discover the time of day when you write best, and write then. For me it's about 7 am to noon. For other people it's overnight. Try not to do anything other than write between those times.

- Jon Ronson