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Queen Victoria

My kind publishers, Toby Mundy and Margaret Stead of Atlantic Books, have commissioned me to write the life of Queen Victoria.

- A. N. Wilson

Give Shape

Books that change you, even later in life, give you a kind of electrical shock as the world takes a different shape.

- A. S. Byatt

Goose Read

Sometimes when it comes to the iconic kind of moments, when I read the script for the first time, you get little goose bumps or something because it really is kind of exciting.

- Aaron Ashmore

Him Carried

My favorite prayer is Footprints in the Sand. You know that prayer? I know the times that he carried me, you know? I kind of wore him out.

- Aaron Neville

Some Allen

The first time I recorded without Allen Toussaint, I wanted to do doo-wop. Everything I've done since then has got some kind of doo-wop essence in it.

- Aaron Neville

Love Thought

It's so hard for me to kind of fall in love with comedy, but if something comes my way... I mean, I loved 'Weird,' I thought that was a really fun character.

- Aaron Paul

Game Last

When you're competitive, the last thing you want to do is come out of a game, regardless of what kind of injury it is - whether it's an ankle, a knee, a rib, or a head injury.

- Aaron Rodgers

Goofy Napoleon

I don't want to do the nerdy, goofy guy again. That was really fitting for the 'Napoleon' world, but that's kind of where I want it to stay.

- Aaron Ruell

Going Other

As long as you keep one foot in the real world while the other foot's in a fairy tale, that fairy tale is going to seem kind of attainable.

- Aaron Sorkin

Voice Over

I don't have a great instrument. I don't have the kind of ungodly control over my voice and body that great actors have. And I've worked with enough great actors to know that I'm not one.

- Aaron Sorkin

Everything Imprint

I'm not the kind of male who has to put my imprint on everything.

- Aaron Taylor-Johnson

Old Jobs

I'm an actor in between jobs right now, so I kind of live the life of a 7-year old.

- Aaron Yoo

Always How Far

When you're a standup comic, you get up and you try stuff, and you're always kind of seeing how far you can push things.

- Aasif Mandvi

Like British

I'm a little bit like a turducken: I'm sort of like an Indian person, wrapped in a British person, wrapped in an American kind of thing.

- Aasif Mandvi

Soccer Cares

You know me, I'm not that kind of person that cares to unveil all of my personal things to the world because frankly, in terms of my soccer, it doesn't matter.

- Abby Wambach

Want Big

My parents, they're the kind of people that didn't want me to get a big head, so they just kept challenging me and challenging me.

- Abby Wambach

New Fact

As an old-time New Yorker, it's not that I miss the '70s and '80s or whatever. I miss the fact that there was a certain kind of energy that exists when people can live for nothing.

- Abel Ferrara

Like Essays

I like English, and I like writing essays, and that kind of stuff.

- Abigail Breslin

Better Than

True patriotism is better than the wrong kind of piety.

- Abraham Lincoln

Myself Having

So I consider myself a dog person. Kind of. Had dogs when I was a kid, but my parents would never have dreamed of having them in the house.

- Abraham Verghese

Learn Should

He who fears to weep, should learn to be kind to those who weep.

- Abu Bakr

Always Everybody

It's always good to walk in a room and know everybody kind of looks up to you because I guess I've earned it.

- Ace Frehley

Girl Like

I like every girl. Every kind of girl that there is, I like.

- Action Bronson

Spirit Right

Summer is the time when one sheds one's tensions with one's clothes, and the right kind of day is jeweled balm for the battered spirit. A few of those days and you can become drunk with the belief that all's right with the world.

- Ada Louise Huxtable

General Fan

What I had to say was, in general, I'm not really a fan of any one genre of any kind of film.

- Adam Arkin

Education Like

My mom was on welfare and the occasional food stamp, but I have never participated in any of those governmental programs, even the ones that kind of work like education, scholarships and whatever, and I managed to do just fine.

- Adam Carolla

Celebrity Would

I don't consider myself a celebrity. That would be kind of sad.

- Adam Driver

Like Some

I like everything I do to have some kind of meaning.

- Adam Driver

Generation Being

There's a kind of immediacy that comes with being constantly connected that I don't really relate to in my generation.

- Adam Driver

Think I Think

There was a lot of me trying to be a 'fixer.' I was that kind of guy. I'd meet someone who had 'so much potential' that needed 'help.' I think that was kind of my curse for a long time.

- Adam Lambert

Give Been

I've been kind of toying around with the bi thing in my head. I wouldn't ever give myself the label 'bisexual', but bi-curious? Yea.

- Adam Lambert

Think I Think

I think you kind of have to put yourself out there.

- Adam Lambert

Work Level

There's a certain level of pageantry with 'Idol,' and in order to work the show, you kind of have to feed into it.

- Adam Lambert

Real Desperate

If you're a novelist, as I am in real life, you're usually so desperate for any kind of feedback.

- Adam Mansbach

Work Boss

I can't be a hypocrite as a coach because as a player that's what I wanted. I wanted feedback, I wanted communication from the boss. I showed up for work, you can yell at me if you want, but I want input. So that's the kind of coach I want to be.

- Adam Oates

Sometimes Away

You know, sometimes I get moments of inspiration when I'm writing something and then the task seems so daunting that it just kind of scares me away.

- Adam Pascal

Rest Been

It's great to see that kind of support online. For people to be messaging myself, my nan and the rest of my family, all the support has been great.

- Adam Peaty

Everyone Stories

Everyone working on 'Tyrant' wants to present the world and the issues in it in an intelligent, open, fair, non-reductive kind of way. For the actors, we have to try and make these stories as truthful and compelling as possible.

- Adam Rayner

Through Miserable

Marriage is a kind of prison for anyone who's miserable in it - men and women alike - and anyone who's suffered through difficult periods in marriage dreams of escape from it.

- Adam Ross

Pretty Some

I tend to write songs that are about something pretty specific. A lot of them tell some kind of little made-up story.

- Adam Schlesinger

Actor Embarrassing

Being an actor is just kind of embarrassing.

- Adam Scott

Endeavor Hollywood

I immediately understood the general air of humiliation that comes with trying to do something as ridiculous as be an actor in Hollywood. It's just kind of an embarrassing endeavor.

- Adam Scott

Exhausted Obama

I was a political junkie, and it just exhausted me, and after Obama won, I just kind of unplugged from all of that for a while.

- Adam Scott

Captain Commercials

I did a character called Captain Q for Nestle's Quik. Those commercials were kind of funny.

- Adam West

Guy Vindictive

I'm not a vindictive kind of guy.

- Adam West

Use Considered

'Drive' is definitely an inspiration because it was a film that was able to use what would normally be considered cheesy, kind of bold, electronic music choice and pull it off in a mainstream way.

- Adam Wingard

Set Could

I never consciously set out to be an actor. I just kind of did whatever acting I could do.

- Adelaide Clemens

Play Type

Generally, I play the kind of ethereal, fragile-on-the-outside-but-hard-and-damaged-on-the-inside type.

- Adelaide Clemens

World TV

Being on TV is kind of the best job in the world.

- Adelaide Kane

Cut Redwood

A hypocrite is the kind of politician who would cut down a redwood tree, then mount the stump and make a speech for conservation.

- Adlai E. Stevenson

Cut Nixon

Nixon is the kind of politician who would cut down a redwood tree, then mount the stump for a speech on conservation.

- Adlai Stevenson

Doing Embrace

Embrace every opportunity of exercising kind feelings and doing good to others, especially to the household of faith.

- Adoniram Judson

Eye Always

I've always had a kind of visual eye, and it was a pleasant exercise for that.

- Adrian Edmondson

Love Dress

I love shopping; I'm a jeans and a T-shirt kind of girl, but I go classy when I dress up - with a little bit of sexy.

- Adrianne Palicki

Shades Like

I feel like in L.A., you wake up, you put your diamond studs on, put your workout gear, your cute shades, and it is kind of the outfit you stay in the entire day.

- Adrienne Bailon

Me Than

There is no sickness worse for me than words that to be kind must lie.

- Aeschylus

Play Sometimes

Sometimes you can really serve well and win the match because of the serve. I have the opposite thing now, so it's kind of hard. I can just really play with my forehand and backhand.

- Agnieszka Radwanska

Always Dad

I was raised by a single dad, and I've always kind of liked things that are typically more guy-oriented.

- Aisha Tyler

Learn Still

Know what is in your heart. But definitely go to school and learn as much as you can, and if wrestling is still what you want, find a good wrestling school and kind of learn as much information about it as you can. If I did it, this tiny thing, anyone can do it.

- AJ Lee

See Fact

The fact is that the economy is really posed for the kind of recovery that people can see and understand.

- Al D'Amato

Still Means

I just can't sit still and meditate; that doesn't kind of work for me. I don't even know exactly what it means.

- Al Franken

Sense Of Humor Frank

Bob Dole used to be really funny. Barney Frank can be kind of funny. Bob Kerrey has a good sense of humor.

- Al Franken

Software Harnessing

Our democracy, our constitutional framework is really a kind of software for harnessing the creativity and political imagination for all of our people. The American democratic system was an early political version of Napster.

- Al Gore

Car Other

Consider what kind of car you get. Buy cars and other products that have the least impact environmentally.

- Al Gore

Fusion Pop

I'm this strange kind of fusion of jazz, pop, and R&B.

- Al Jarreau

Jazz About

Jazz told people about the special music that came out of America and about America in general and this kind of liberty and freedom that we have.

- Al Jarreau

Every Day Halloween

I'm not a real Halloween kind of guy, because Halloween is every day.

- Al Jourgensen

Always Old

I'm envious of people that can handle the press. No matter what I say or how articulately I say it, it always comes back to the same issues. And it's getting kind of old.

- Al Jourgensen

Want Like

When it comes to dieting, I'm the kind of person that likes to be told what to do. I don't like to count points, etc. I don't want to have a lot of choices.

- Al Roker

Rather Bill Clinton

Bill Clinton strikes me as the kind of guy who goes wherever the polls lead him, rather than leading the polls.

- Al Sharpton

Therapy Been

I don't really look at myself as the kind of person who craves attention, but I've never been to therapy so there's probably a lot of stuff about myself that I don't know.

- Al Yankovic

Artist Had

What kind of morons do you have working at newspapers in Austin that would base an entire review of an artist's performance on whether or not they had a good seat?

- Al Yankovic

Love Anthropology

I fell in love with Norman Mailer's 'Of a Fire on the Moon', a description of the 1969 moon landing and the society that had produced NASA - and was inspired by him to begin a kind of anthropology of modern life.

- Alain de Botton

Trauma Sure

There's a certain kind of insular, old-fashioned, upper-class Britishness that gives me the spooks. I am sure that comes from a boarding-school trauma.

- Alain de Botton

Away Carried

The President never intends to get into any kind of war situation. He gets carried away by events.

- Alan Alda

Sunshine Like

I'd have to say that my favorite kind of film is serious comedy. Comedy with serious underpinning. 'Little Miss Sunshine' is like that. That's my fave genre, if I had to pick one.

- Alan Arkin

Big Subdued

The ego is kind of a big, unwieldy thing. It's not so easily tamed or subdued.

- Alan Ball

Always Going

I never had an existential moment when I asked myself what I was going to do. I always wanted to be a lawyer, and I knew exactly the kind of lawyer I wanted to be.

- Alan Dershowitz

Rules Within

It's much better to have rules that we can actually live within. And absolute prohibitions, generally, are not the kind of rules that countries would live within.

- Alan Dershowitz

Like Novelists

When I get asked about novelists I like, they tend to be white, male, and British, like Graham Greene. They write the kind of declarative sentences I like. I don't like to be deflected by acrobatics.

- Alan Furst

Plane Associates

Long-distance train conversations are unlike the perfunctory exchanges one normally associates with strangers, or the truncated, cut-to-the-chase kind that sometimes take place between seatmates on a plane.

- Alan Huffman

Want Go

As long as my pictures go into theaters and we ask people to pay to see what I do on the screen, I should not object if customers want to know what kind of man I am.

- Alan Ladd

Religious Humanist

As both a scientist and a humanist myself, I have struggled to understand different claims to knowledge, and I have eventually come to a formulation of the kind of religious belief that would, in my view, be compatible with science.

- Alan Lightman

Most Amish

I'm remote from most technology to the point that I'm kind of Amish.

- Alan Moore

Always Over

I was kind of a selfish child, who always wanted things his way, and I've kind of taken that over into my relationship with the world.

- Alan Moore

Living Going

If you're going to have any kind of political opposition in the 21st century, then it has to be as fundamentally liquid as the rapidly changing society we're living in.

- Alan Moore

Looks Person

A highbrow is the kind of person who looks at a sausage and thinks of Picasso.

- Alan Patrick Herbert

Very Rather

I'm very aware that when one is acting in the theater, you do become kind of animal about it. And you're reliant on instincts rather than tact a lot of the time.

- Alan Rickman

New Big

The big lesson of planetary science is when you do a first reconnaissance of a new kind of object, you should expect the unexpected.

- Alan Stern

Color Tan

I can tan. I get tannish. It's not really tan, it's tannish. That kind of color.

- Alan Tudyk

Natural Bodies

And although our bodies are bounded with skin, and we can differentiate between outside and inside, they cannot exist except in a certain kind of natural environment.

- Alan Watts

Still Some

Basically, I still have the privacy that all celebrities crave, except for those celebrities who feel that privacy reflects some kind of failure on their part.

- Albert Brooks

Same Using

We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.

- Albert Einstein

Learning May

Perhaps the prevalence of pedantry may be largely accounted for by the common error of thinking that, because useful knowledge should be remembered, any kind of knowledge that is at all worth learning should be remembered too.

- Albert J. Nock

Living Given

The aspect of kind of living in your imagination and creating a more romantic vision of the world than the reality that you're given - that's definitely something I can sort of relate to.

- Alden Ehrenreich

Specialized Hallmark

Specialized meaninglessness has come to be regarded, in certain circles, as a kind of hallmark of true science.

- Aldous Huxley

Person Wanted

I'm the kind of person who does not want to be anywhere that I'm not wanted.

- Alec Baldwin

Work Ideas

I know how to work with people. I've worked with the same people for 10 years. I'm not that kind of auteur. I hear ideas.

- Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu

Artist Director

I see only one requirement you have to have to be a director or any kind of artist: rhythm. Rhythm, for me, is everything. Without rhythm, there's no music. Without rhythm, there's no cinema. Without rhythm, there's no architecture.

- Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu

My Life My Own

When I was about to turn 50, I went into a kind of personal revision and observed my own priorities and what led those priorities in my life. And many things that, in a way, were profound.

- Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu