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 : 14
Madness Total

Rum, n. Generically, fiery liquors that produce madness in total abstainers.

- Ambrose Bierce

Religious Almost

Israel of the coastal plain, where eight out of ten Israeli Jews live far removed from the occupied territories, from the fiery Jerusalem, from the religious and nationalistic conflicts, is unknown to the outside world, almost unknown to itself.

- Amos Oz

Beauty Next

My introduction of Whitney was that if there's going to be one performer for the next generation who combined the beauty and lyric phrasing of a Lena Horne with those Gospel fiery roots of an Aretha Franklin, it would be Whitney Houston.

- Clive Davis

Defeat Ready

We can only win by giving everything and being ready to defeat the adversary with fiery aggression.

- Jurgen Klinsmann

Maybe About

Maybe there's something about the outsiderness of being Jewish that makes for a fiery feminist type.

- Hanna Rosin

Nature Religious

The sight of nature fascinates, the family tie has a sweet enchantment and patriotism gives the religious spirit a fiery devotion to the powers that it reveres.

- Bruno Bauer

Language Prefer

I don't like to hurry. I'm not a conductor of the fast, fiery romantic type. I prefer Bruckner, with the sincerity of his musical language and the huge time spans in which his ideas develop, to Mahler, with his hysteria and self-indulgence.

- Jeffrey Tate

Available Mostly

The value of Eric Foner's 'The Fiery Trial' lies in its comprehensive review of mostly familiar material; in its sensible evaluation of the full range of information already available about Abraham Lincoln and slavery; and in the deft thoroughness of its scholarship.

- Fred Kaplan

Mind Rather

This discourse, and the present frame of my mind, lead me rather to speak to those, who by feeling Satan's fiery darts, know assuredly that there is a devil.

- George Whitefield

Reach Moscow

At Moscow's Bolshoi Ballet Academy, I studied under a brilliant and fiery teacher. This tiny, stuttering old man flew into a rage if his students' white socks failed to reach mid-calf level. Nor could he tolerate floppy hair. We wore hairnets to class - an athletic brigade of short order cooks.

- Sascha Radetsky

Cold Ending

It is a tough choice between ending up in the cold or ending up in a fiery blast.

- Saul Perlmutter

Desire Never

Never let go of that fiery sadness called desire.

- Patti Smith

Want Till

When I am angry, I pray God to swing our globe into the fiery sun and prevent the sorrows of the not-yet-born: but when I am content, I want to lie forever in the shade, till I become a shade myself.

- T. E. Lawrence

Wife George

I had a fiery affair with George Harrison's wife, Pattie Boyd.

- Ronnie Wood