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


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Through Sense

As I make my slow pilgrimage through the world, a certain sense of beautiful mystery seems to gather and grow.

- A. C. Benson

Lazy Biased

If there is no criticism, you become lazy. But it should be constructive, and it should be the truth. If it's biased and there's no truth in it, then I don't care about it. If it's true, it helps me grow.

- A. R. Rahman

Sports Going

I didn't grow up a theatre kid, going to theatre camps. I played sports, and that was my main direction. But luckily, I never had to choose between sports and theatre.

- Aaron Tveit

Sometimes More

Sometimes when you fail, it allows you the opportunity to grow more motivation and get more intense about your training.

- Abby Wambach

Government Country

This country, with its institutions, belongs to the people who inhabit it. Whenever they shall grow weary of the existing government, they can exercise their constitutional right of amending it, or exercise their revolutionary right to overthrow it.

- Abraham Lincoln

Melting Pot Other

I grew up in such a melting pot. There's more ethnicities in Queens than there is in any place on the planet. So you grow up knowing things about other cultures.

- Action Bronson

Always Everyone

Focus on the long term, and always do what's right to grow the company and not make short-term decisions. And outlast everyone one.

- Adam D'Angelo

Hands Perfect

The artist finds, that the more he can confine his attention to a particular part of any work, his productions are the more perfect, and grow under his hands in the greater quantities.

- Adam Ferguson

Two Decent

You can't have a decent food culture without a decent coffee culture: the two things grow up together.

- Adam Gopnik

Need Challenged

To grow, people need to be challenged.

- Adam Grant

Want Hang

The kids that are different and out there and expressive and are bold with those choices, those are the people that grow up to be people we all want to hang out with, that become celebrities or become really successful in what they do because they believe in who they are.

- Adam Lambert

Closely Density

Look closely, and you can see where the grooves of a record widen, indicating a sparseness that can only be a bass solo, or grow denser to accommodate a cresting density of sound.

- Adam Mansbach

Excited Watch

I'm just excited to watch my kids grow up.

- Adam Scott

Action Holy

Dreams grow holy put in action.

- Adelaide Anne Procter

Always Polo

I've always helped polo to grow.

- Adolfo Cambiaso

Becoming Lives

As we grow up in more technology-enriched environments filled with laptops and smart phones, technology is not just becoming a part of our daily lives - it's becoming a part of each and every one of us.

- Adora Svitak

Given Lives

Young people are often asked, 'What do you want to be when you grow up?' and given advice about how to lead meaningful adult lives, but where's the encouragement to lead meaningful lives right now?

- Adora Svitak

Look Like

I like a grizzly look as long as it's maintained. Facial hair requires maintenance; you can't just grow it out and be done with it.

- Adrianne Palicki

Inspirational Small

From a small seed a mighty trunk may grow.

- Aeschylus

Seed Will

Destroy the seed of evil, or it will grow up to your ruin.

- Aesop

More Appreciates

I married an archaeologist because the older I grow, the more he appreciates me.

- Agatha Christie

Art However

China is an old nation with a colourful history. Its booming economy has triggered an appetite and a curiosity around the world for its art and culture, one that continues to grow. I can, however, tell people that it is a show with no actor.

- Ai Weiwei

Technology Grew

I'm a first-born child of a Chinese immigrant family, I grew up on the East Coast. And I have to admit, I did not grow up around technology.

- Aileen Lee

Being Felt

For me, I never ever felt the ownership or any identity with any community of disabilities. I didn't grow up being told that I was a disabled child.

- Aimee Mullins

Play Rehearse

When you do a play, you have all this time to rehearse and grow into the character. In television, even though you're waiting and waiting and waiting, once you're actually on set engaging in the scene with another actor, time is of the essence.

- Aja Naomi King

Embrace Prefer

It's easy when you grow up in fear to act out of fear. I don't want to embrace that fear; I prefer to be kind.

- Akhil Sharma

Trying New

I want to keep trying something new all the time. It is the only way to grow.

- Akkineni Nagarjuna

Love Means

Grown-up love means actually understanding what you love, taking the good with the bad and helping your loved one grow. Love takes attention and work and is the best thing in the world.

- Al Franken

Southwest Lemon

At my home in the southwest of France, I grow oak, hazel, and lemon trees in my backyard.

- Alain Ducasse

Gardens Poultry

When you grow up close to poultry and fields and gardens and open-air markets, you can't help but develop an instinct for quality food.

- Alain Ducasse

Person Pretty

When there's an adult person who's scaring you, you grow up pretty quickly.

- Alan Cumming

Generation Everybody

I wouldn't say they're neglected, but everybody is going to grow old and we should be looking after the older generation more than we do at the moment.

- Alan Hansen

Book Comic Book

I didn't really grow up a comic book fanatic.

- Alan Ritchson

Cards Big

I didn't really grow up a comic book fanatic. I was a big baseball player, and my passion in life, in third grade, was collecting baseball cards. That was my childhood thing.

- Alan Ritchson

Think Imagine

I can't imagine how many kids around the world will look at pictures of Pluto and think, 'I want to grow up to be a scientist.'

- Alan Stern

Which Environments

My greatest environments in which I can grow, or grow up, is in personal romantic relationships with a man.

- Alanis Morissette

Will Weigh

No doubt, man will continue to weigh and to measure, watch himself grow, and his Universe around him and with him, according to the ever growing powers of his tools.

- Albert Claude

Alone More

The older I grow, the more I find myself alone.

- Alberto Giacometti

Last Old

'Tis said that wrath is the last thing in a man to grow old.

- Alcaeus

Driving Movie

I leave the story room to grow into what the movie is driving me to do.

- Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu

Like South

South Sudanese people are rich like the soil; they just need a little water, and they will grow.

- Alek Wek

Kind Very

This industry kind of forces you to grow up very quickly.

- Alessia Cara

Commercials Knew

I actually didn't grow up watching 'Degrassi,' but I saw the commercials and knew the characters. I didn't realize that Drake was the guy from 'Degrassi.' I had to piece it together and go, 'Oh! He's Aubrey Graham.'

- Alessia Cara

Fast Income

Individual income can grow only as fast as productivity rises.

- Alex Berenson

New Prefer

In general, great companies prefer to grow 'organically,' as Wall Street likes to say. That is, from the inside out, by finding new markets or by taking market share from their competitors.

- Alex Berenson

More Larger

As they grow, companies saturate their markets, become more complex and difficult to manage, and face larger and more entrenched competitors.

- Alex Berenson

Everyone Like

I find my motivation from everyone who looks up to me and my teammates. From the little girls that look up to me and tell me they want to be like me when they grow up.

- Alex Morgan

Faster Than

You have to grow faster than the pace of your company.

- Alexa Hirschfeld

Prosper Strategic

A durable, long-term U.S.-China strategic relationship is even more important now than in previous decades. The relationship will continue to grow and prosper to the mutual benefit of all peoples.

- Alexander Haig

Observer Which

To observations which ourselves we make, we grow more partial for th' observer's sake.

- Alexander Pope

Last Very

When you meet someone, of course you want it to last forever. It'd be very depressing if you didn't feel that way. But things change, and you maybe grow apart. You have to accept that.

- Alexander Skarsgard

More Likely

The most basic human impulse is toward entropy and laziness. The less we have to do to grow spiritually, the more likely we are to do it.

- Alexandra Fuller

Boston Public Life

I didn't grow up in public life. I lived with my mother in Boston, not in Washington, DC, so I was somewhat sheltered from that.

- Alexandra Kerry

Trump Donald

All children, except two, grow up: Peter Pan and Donald Trump Jr.

- Alexandra Petri

Politics Grew

I grew up in that world of power and politics in Washington, but when you grow up around it, you are completely unfazed by it.

- Alexandra Wentworth

I Am Person

Boxing gave me the opportunities to grow into the person that I am today.

- Alexis Arguello

Normal Realised

Once I started to grow up, I realised that my parents are normal people and they can make mistakes.

- Alfie Allen

Woman She

In the long years liker they must grow; The man be more of woman, she of man.

- Alfred Lord Tennyson

Project Every

With every project, I have to grow.

- Ali Fazal

Marriage Always

But to sustain a marriage for 50 years, you have to get real a little bit and find someone who is understanding and who you can grow with. My mom always says, 'Marry the man who loves you a millimeter more.'

- Ali Larter

Small Great Place

I was born and grew up in Palm Springs. It's a great place to grow up, a real small town.

- Alia Shawkat

Shape Remade

At each moment, a poem might grow into a totally different shape. It is not so much like working in a garden. It is more as if you remade the garden every day.

- Alice Oswald

Friendship Person

No person is your friend who demands your silence, or denies your right to grow.

- Alice Walker

Been Built

In Berkeley, we built the garden and a kitchen classroom. We've been working on it for 12 years. We've learned a lot from it. If kids grow it and cook it, they eat it.

- Alice Waters

Need Affordable

We have to understand that we want to pay the farmers the real price for the food that they produce. It won't ever be cheap to buy real food. But it can be affordable. It's really something that we need to understand. It's the kind of work that it takes to grow food. We don't understand that piece of it.

- Alice Waters

Hands Bakery

First, kids should be involved in the production of their own food. They have to get their hands in the dirt, they have to grow things. They also have to become sensually stimulated, and the way to begin is with a bakery.

- Alice Waters

Play More

Pianos tend to get better as they age, the more you play them. They grow into their sound.

- Alicia Witt

Lazy Going

I realized that acting was something I wasn't going to be lazy about. You feel good when you do it well. It is something that can grow in you.

- Alison Elliott

Legacy Participation

Triathlon is a sport where the legacy is obvious. Anyone can do it; there are loads you can do. It is a massive participation sport. You can do it as a challenge, for charity or whatever. I believe it will continue to grow, and I will look forward to that happening.

- Alistair Brownlee

Been Which

It is time for Congress to provide relief for tobacco farmers. Since the 1930's tobacco production has been regulated by a quota system, which required farmers to purchase quota in order to grow tobacco.

- Allen Boyd

I Remember Dad

I remember running up to my dad and saying, 'I want to be an actor when I grow up!' And him saying, 'Yeah, well we'll talk about it.'

- Allen Leech

Take Too

Take in every moment. Don't try to grow up too quickly.

- Ally Brooke

Love Woman

I never thought to myself, I'm going to grow up and fall in love with a man or I'm going to fall in love with a woman because my mother is a lesbian.

- Ally Sheedy

Injuries Trauma

As many know, brain injury comes in many forms. The two most prevalent brain injuries - stroke and trauma - affect more than 2.2 million Americans, and these numbers are expected to grow.

- Allyson Schwartz

More Old

I want to live 50 more years. I'm 33 years old... and I want to live to at least be 80 and see my kids grow up and see my grandkids. That's important to me.

- Alonzo Mourning

Country Benefits

Entitlements seem to grow with prosperity; not only because they are indexed to inflation or GDP, but also because a prosperous country tells itself it can afford more benefits.

- Amity Shlaes

Still Other

We want to grow old together, and even when we won't have fame, success, fans, we know we will still be sticking to each other.

- Amruta Khanvilkar

Art Cheerleaders

Evanescence fans aren't the popular kids in school. They aren't the cheerleaders. It's the art kids and the nerds and the kids who grow up to be the most interesting creative people.

- Amy Lee

Think I Think

I think that life is about growth. You continue to grow and progress, hopefully.

- Amy Smart

Marry Could

You know how you either grow up in a Michael Jackson house or a Prince house? For me it was Michael Jackson. I could never decide whether I wanted to be Michael Jackson or marry him.

- Amy Winehouse

Religion Dogma

When we blindly adopt a religion, a political system, a literary dogma, we become automatons. We cease to grow.

- Anais Nin

Play New

There are a lot of Israeli musicians in New York because you want to grow and go onstage, and eventually you have to get out of Israel to do that because there aren't enough places to play.

- Anat Cohen

Other Might

If you grow up playing in church, it removes a lot of the boundaries that other musicians might have, growing up with sheet music or whatever.

- Anderson Paak

Pain Guilt

My faith was eventually what helped me face myself, tell the truth about everything I had done, face criticism, cope with guilt, pain, and grow from all of it.

- Andra Day

Think I Think

I think the landscape you grow up in probably does mark you in ways you don't even understand.

- Andrea Barrett

World Will

From our ugliness will grow the soul of the world.

- Andrei Platonov

Age Watch

As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.

- Andrew Carnegie

His Buys

Mr. Morgan buys his partners; I grow my own.

- Andrew Carnegie

Business Will

You have to grow! You grow as a person, and then you will grow in business.

- Andrew Cherng

Practice Skills

Business is where you practice your human skills. It's where you grow.

- Andrew Cherng

Country Prime

When you're asked/told to come to Canberra by your Prime Minister, in the country I grow up in, you obey that.

- Andrew Forrest

Which Wider

If the Union is once severed, the line of separation will grow wider and wider, and the controversies which are now debated and settled in the halls of legislation will then be tried in fields of battle and determined by the sword.

- Andrew Jackson

Lazy Use

I just grow a terrible mustache, so I try to use my neckbeard as a substitute. And when I get lazy, I don't shave that often.

- Andrew Luck

Beard About

It's usually my mom who gets on me about my facial hair. I can't grow a good mustache, so I guess it's just a neck beard. I just have trouble growing up there.

- Andrew Luck

Grows Large

Kids with Down syndrome are, by and large, quite affectionate and relatively guileless, and frequently, the attachments to them grow and deepen. And the meaning that parents find in it grows and deepens.

- Andrew Solomon

Everyone Built

Growth is kinda built into everyone's genes. It's built into management's genes, the salesman's genes, the investors' desires. People expect companies to grow.

- Andy Grove

Golf Watches

Anyone who watches golf on television would enjoy watching the grass grow on the greens.

- Andy Rooney

Rest Will

Gollum is my picture of Dorian Gray. He will be with me for the rest of life, and I will grow to look more like him as I get older.

- Andy Serkis

Bible Through

Guys that preach verse-by-verse through books of the Bible - that is just cheating. It's cheating because that would be easy, first of all. That isn't how you grow people. No one in the Scripture modeled that.

- Andy Stanley

No Fear Show

I try to show that I have no fear. When you grow up hungry, you're not afraid of anything.

- Angel Cabrera