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 : 118
Wealth Now

The wealth of information now available at the click of a finger amazes me.

- A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Will Half

I joke, but only half joke, that if you show up in an American hospital missing a finger, no one will believe you until they get a CAT scan, MRI and orthopedic consult.

- Abraham Verghese

Happiness Never

Happiness never lays its finger on its pulse.

- Adam Smith

Always Been

My friends like to remind me that I have relatively weak fingers. Aerobic strength and general endurance have come easy, but finger strength has always been my biggest weakness.

- Alex Honnold

Dreams Mind

I dream that someday the step between my mind and my finger will no longer be needed. And that simply by blinking my eyes, I shall make pictures. Then, I think, I shall really have become a photographer.

- Alfred Eisenstaedt

Touched Slept

God's finger touched him, and he slept.

- Alfred Lord Tennyson

Law Adam

The divine spark leaps from the finger of God to the finger of Adam, whether it takes ultimate shape in a law of physics or a law of the land, a poem or a policy, a sonata or a mechanical computer.

- Alfred Whitney Griswold

Dress Silk

My mom dressed me in silk to go to elementary school. In kindergarten, they sent me home because I couldn't do finger painting in my dress.

- Allegra Versace

Violin Tend

If I'm playing a violin thing, for instance, I tend to respond to that sound with the way I finger.

- Andy Summers

Big Very

It would be very glamorous to be reincarnated as a great big ring on Liz Taylor's finger.

- Andy Warhol

Sunshine Like

His heart was like a sensitive plant, that opens for a moment in the sunshine, but curls up and shrinks into itself at the slightest touch of the finger, or the lightest breath of wind.

- Anne Bronte

Over Willing

There are people all over the world who are willing to exploit others. You can't just point the finger at America.

- Arlo Guthrie

Love Surprise

There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved: It is God's finger on man's shoulder.

- Charles Morgan

Pain Very

I broke my finger in a stunt in a very not-too-romantic way. I was just trying to tackle someone, and I just flicked his forearm and then screamed in pain.

- Chris Pine

Diamond Ball

Having Willie Stargell on your ball club is like having a diamond ring on your finger.

- Chuck Tanner

Brothers Meant

I never had little brothers, so I was totally not used to hearing a lot of cussing at a young age! I learned what 'pull my finger' meant the hard way.

- Danica McKellar

World Reason

It is not contrary to reason to prefer the destruction of the whole world to the scratching of my finger.

- David Hume

Purpose Sure

The whole purpose of maintaining your power in government is to make sure that you stay in government. You stay in government by finding out who is liable to be against you. To do that, you try and put your finger into every single pie that is available to you.

- David Lloyd

Never Pointing

Finger pointing never got anything done!

- David Pratt

More Curve

I blame myself more so because I hung a curve. If you want to point a finger, point it at me.

- David Wells

Me Going

If you are going to point a finger, you point it at me.

- David Wells

Die Drop

White collar conservative flashin down the street, pointing that plastic finger at me, they all assume my kind will drop and die, but I'm gonna wave my freak flag high.

- Jimi Hendrix

Law Fountain

But the law of God came from heaven indeed. God wrote it with his finger, it is the fountain of all wisdom, and therefore shall it continue for ever, and never have an end.

- John Jewel

Law Common

No brilliance is needed in the law. Nothing but common sense, and relatively clean finger nails.

- John Mortimer

Worry Joe

Hungry Joe collected lists of fatal diseases and arranged them in alphabetical order so that he could put his finger without delay on any one he wanted to worry about.

- Joseph Heller

Atmosphere Very

One of the most ephemeral and important things is atmosphere and tone and it's very hard to put your finger on what creates that.

- Julia Leigh

Piano Exercises

Those edges and turns teach control and discipline, just like finger exercises on the piano.

- Barbara Ann Scott

Will Might

There might be 1 finger on the trigger, but there will be 15 fingers on the safety catch.

- Harold MacMillan

Burn Limitation

Kids only learn that the stove is hot when they put their finger on and they burn it. This, unfortunately, is the limitation of our precious brain.

- Hasso Plattner

Created Strip

If Bill Finger created Batman, where is Bill Finger's byline on my strip? It is conspicuous by its absence.

- Bob Kane

Through Which

Marriage: a ceremony in which rings are put on the finger of the lady and through the nose of the gentleman.

- Herbert Spencer

Big Pretty

Even though we're not the most punk rock band, the way we've done things is pretty punk rock. Just kinda say it with a big middle finger to the record labels and do it ourselves.

- Brandon Thomas

Some Middle

Some people put up a peace sign with one hand. Some people put up the middle finger instead. I use two hands and put up both.

- Brian Celio

Your He

He has your finger, but I have your heart.

- Brian Celio

Nails Some

Writers divide into those who write biting their nails and those who don't. Some writers write licking their finger.

- Italo Calvino

Failure Toward

Failures, repeated failures, are finger posts on the road to achievement. One fails forward toward success.

- C. S. Lewis

Bad Smaller

I got a finger that's literally bone-on-bone. This bad boy, it gets smaller. The more and more I do, it grinds bone-on-bone.

- Calvin Johnson

Move Tube

I would not want to live with a tube in my neck and not be able to move a finger. I wouldn't - that to me is not life.

- Jack Kevorkian

Doing Broke

But the funny thing is, I broke my finger not on set doing kung fu. I broke my finger when I fell down the stairs prior to going on set.

- Jaime King

Always Never

People always say, 'Who is your audience?' and I could never put a finger on it - and I wouldn't want to put a finger on it.

- Cassandra Peterson

Mind Go

When I was little, I would close my eyes and put my finger on a page. Then in my mind, I would go to that place.

- Jan Brett

Think Through

I think it's a pretty good day if I can get through it without lifting a finger.

- Jane Kaczmarek

Always Been

Anyone who's had a finger pointed at them and been told they're pretty or attractive, there's a power that comes with that. But beauty for a woman becomes cumbersome because it's always being equated with youth.

- Diane Lane

Roof Always

Whenever I drive under a yellow light, I always kiss my finger and tap it on the roof of the car.

- Jared Padalecki

Wise Fool

There is only a finger's difference between a wise man and a fool.

- Diogenes

Ring Your

A ring is a halo on your finger.

- Douglas Coupland

Fiber Which

In fiber optics, the cable is a light pipe or waveguide, into which you inject light. If a finger presses on the pipe, it disrupts that light within the waveguide.

- Jefferson Han

Think Which

I think of a piece, and then people who are competent fabricate it. But lately I've started finger painting, which probably should be a joke but isn't!

- Jenny Holzer

God Thy

God, I can push the grass apart and lay my finger on Thy heart.

- Edna St. Vincent Millay

Cancel Having

The Moving Finger writes; and, having writ, Moves on: nor all your Piety nor Wit Shall lure it back to cancel half a Line, Nor all your Tears wash out a Word of it.

- Edward Fitzgerald

Ring Broke

I broke my ring finger in a trampoline accident.

- Jessie Usher

Play Big

The quarterback, you can play with a lot of big injuries. You get a little injury like an index finger or a thumb that most people can play with, sometimes you can't. I've stayed away from some of those.

- Eli Manning

World Needs

That difficult place to put your finger on about the world - it needs to be illustrated.

- Elisabeth Rohm

Middle Tattoo

I have a heart tattoo on the inside of my middle finger on my left hand.

- Emilia Fox

Engagement Out

I've become one of those women who thrusts her engagement finger out all the time.

- Katherine Parkinson

Some Your

Some of these little girls are afraid to admit they are getting older. I am not afraid. You can't put your finger in the sun and stop time.

- Katy Jurado

Always Editor

Always point your finger at the chest of the person with whom you are being photographed. You will appear dynamic. And no photo editor can crop you from the picture.

- Ken Auletta

Thought Using

After a while I thought it didn't make any sense to use a pick. It's kind of like typing with one finger on each hand instead of using all your fingers.

- Kevin Eubanks

Think Some

I'm constantly changing, I'm constantly growing. I think I'm a little controversial... I just try and keep some mystery, so hopefully people can't really put their finger on it.

- Evan Rachel Wood

Doing About

If we can get kids talking about conservation and doing it, they can have a great influence on their parents by lecturing them and pointing the finger.

- Kevin Richardson

Glass Made

We have made many glass vessels... with tubes two cubits long. These were filled with mercury, the open end was closed with the finger, and the tubes were then inverted in a vessel where there was mercury.

- Evangelista Torricelli

Fickle Certainly

Ambition drives you on, ability certainly helps, but the fickle finger of fate and luck are great things.

- Fergus Henderson

Never Charge

Never charge a player and, above all, no pointing your finger or yelling.

- Ford Frick

Love Date

About my love life, I would like to say I am single till I have a ring on the right finger and a wedding date.

- Krystle D'Souza

Think About

At the age of 16, something happened with my finger and the doctor told me, you never can be a organist or pianist, so think about what you do with music.

- Kurt Masur

Another Man

For guys playing sports at a high level, for money, I can't put my finger on it, but in a man's world of sport, there is something visceral to beating another man.

- Kurt Russell

Love Embrace

I just believe as a Christian, we are to show love; we are to show compassion to people, not to point the finger, not to do this, but to do this - to love them, to welcome them, to embrace them.

- Franklin Graham

Fact Very

The fact that anyone would find me sexy is very, very flattering, but ridiculous. I so don't believe it. But I'm flattered. Truth is, I don't lift a finger to look sexy. Ever.

- Laura Prepon

Early Days Zeppelin

We were disliked by the press in the early days because they couldn't put their finger on us, and that was the case with Zeppelin as well.

- Freddie Mercury

Release Grasping

It was my dream that I had clenched in a fist of discontent and wouldn't release. But time had now pried every finger open. There is peace in an open and upraised hand that isn't grasping for anything.

- Laurel Lea

Think I Think

I think politicians do great things in the world, but I don't think they're the only ones who can. I don't like all the rhetoric and the finger pointing.

- Lauren Bush

Popping Exploding

For a while we had trouble trying to get the sound of a champagne cork exploding out of the bottle. I solved the problem by sticking my finger in my mouth and popping it out.

- Lawrence Welk

Me Makes

Confusion makes people uncomfortable. They can't put their finger on me.

- Lenny Kravitz

Eye Hussein

It was an attempt to stick the Congress's finger in King Hussein's eye.

- George P. Shultz

Citizen Average

The average citizen in this county has more intelligence and sense in his little finger than the editor of 'The New York Times' has in his whole head.

- George Wallace

Doing Always

I always lived with guitarists. When they would leave, I would just pick up their acoustic guitars and start doing finger picking and write.

- Lou Doillon

Anger Fingers

When a man points a finger at someone else, he should remember that four of his fingers are pointing at himself.

- Louis Nizer

Intellect Practical

The relation between practical and spiritual spheres in music is obvious, if only because it demands ears, finger, consciousness and intellect.

- Luciano Berio

Chill Center

The first thing you do when you get out to center field is put up your finger and check the wind chill factor.

- Mickey Rivers

Official Elected

I'm not an elected official who puts a finger in the wind to see what the majority thinks; I represent women, whether they're popular or not.

- Gloria Allred

Think Big

I think punk rock, especially for me, was a big middle finger to this whole talent thing.

- Mike Watt

Audience Move

The body cannot lie. You cannot be somebody else onstage, no matter how good of an actor or dancer or singer you are. When you open your arms, move your finger, the audience knows who you are, you know.

- Mikhail Baryshnikov

Love Though

Love is a quicksilver word; though you see plainly where it is, you have only to put your finger on it to find that it is not there but someplace else.

- Morton Hunt

Eye Hit

To aim and hit, you need one eye only, and one good finger.

- Moshe Dayan

Keyboard Tries

I am amused when somebody tries to illustrate the first email using a modern keyboard and a finger reaching for the '2' key. Wrong key! The @ was on the 'P' key.

- Ray Tomlinson

Snowboarding Making

I go to all of the trade shows, know a lot of the people making marketing decisions, and I want to keep my finger on the pulse of snowboarding.

- Nate Holland

Normal Wider

The end of the mid finger on my left hand is wider than normal, the nail distorted and a scar in the end. This was from when I managed to shove it in the path of a mower blade.

- Neal Asher

Think I Think

I don't look at a knife the way I used to. I'm more aware of what it is. I think twice. This is a key finger. It's in every chord.

- Neil Young

Settle New

Close your eyes and place your finger on a map. Wherever it lands, that's the theme of the evening. So many times we settle for routine dishes. This forces you to try new cuisines.

- Mario Batali

Love Over

When a wave of love takes over a human being... such an exaltation takes him that he knows he has put his finger on the pulse of the great secret and the great answer.

- Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

Watch Definitely

We definitely have our finger on the pulse. You have to keep up. We decide what to watch by what's funny.

- Shawn Wayans

My Life Been

All of the things that have happened in my life have been self-propelled. I can't blame anybody else or point a finger at anybody.

- Shia LaBeouf

Listening Always

Never stop listening to people at all levels of the company. Be physically out and about so that you always have your finger on the pulse and know, at the ground level, the truth of how people are feeling.

- Tricia Griffith

Butterfly Never

Never touch a butterfly's wing with your finger.

- Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

Lightning Tapping

Lightning Bolt and Hella are two bands I listen to, and there's a lot of finger tapping going on there.

- Marnie Stern

Love I Love

You don't have to have a ring on your finger to say, 'I love you.'

- Tyra Banks

Reason Some

Some movies are simply magical. You can't really put your finger on any particular reason behind its success.

- Nivin Pauly

Reason Some

Fate, or some mysterious force, can put the finger on you or me, for no good reason at all.

- Martin Goldsmith

Guns Pull

Guns require a finger to pull the trigger.

- Rick Perry

Reason Broke

I couldn't put my finger on one reason why we broke up. It was time, and we were spreading out. They were spreading out more than I was. I would've stayed with the band.

- Ringo Starr