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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Exciting Advantages

One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.

- A. A. Milne

Think Movies

To be fair, I don't think it's a plague to say I have the misfortune of making movies for a living.

- A. J. Bowen

Running Dedicated

Be more dedicated to making solid achievements than in running after swift but synthetic happiness.

- A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Grateful Still

I'm continuing to learn more about music - it's an ocean, and you can never really say that you know everything. I'm grateful that I'm still living and making music among the greats.

- A. R. Rahman

Star Acceptable

'Star Trek' put sci-fi on the map and changed television, and 'Battlestar' has changed it in another direction by making it a little more mainstream and acceptable to people who wouldn't normally watch sci-fi.

- Aaron Douglas

Love My Life

And I'm not so in love with making people mad that I want to live my life around it.

- Aaron McGruder

Me Were

If you had told me I'd be making 62 tomorrow, I'd say you were lying.

- Aaron Neville

Always Why

When I sang, I couldn't help making those little curves. People would say, 'Why don't you sing straight?' But I have always had to put something in.

- Aaron Neville

Banana Aria

I am truly at my happiest not when I am writing an aria for an actor or making a grand political or social point. I am at my happiest when I've figured out a fun way for somebody to slip on a banana peel.

- Aaron Sorkin

Wonderful Could

I was looking for the people who were making the music inside the cabinet. I would look in there and see if I could find somebody who was making all this wonderful music.

- Abbey Lincoln

Always Rhyming

I got into DJing and making beats when I was about 17. I was always fascinated by the four elements of hip-hop: you know, writing, rhyming, breakdancing and graffiti.

- Abbie Cornish

Think Aware

I think making the referee aware of a situation, there is nothing wrong with that.

- Abby Wambach

Need More

We need to have women in more powerful positions that are making decisions, so when that 10-year-old girl is looking up and wondering, 'What can I do and what do I want to be when I get older?' She has the opportunity to do and be whatever she wants.

- Abby Wambach

Away Movie

That's the thing about making a movie: You never finish editing. They just take it away from you.

- Abel Ferrara

Door Gonna

Making money is not gonna change anything about what I am, except I won't answer the door.

- Abel Ferrara


My existence is about making movies, so I've just got to rock and roll with the punches. You want to make movies on telephones, I'm there.

- Abel Ferrara

Stereotypes Will

I am not one of those people who will ever be comfortable mocking or making caricatures of the stereotypes attached to any community.

- Abhishek Bachchan

Audience Tickets

You have to understand that you are not making the film for yourself; you're making it for the audience. If I am asking my audiences to buy tickets, I owe them the worth of their money, and I owe them entertainment.

- Abhishek Bachchan

Small Set

We set up a small bitcoin and ethereum mining operation... that miraculously now is actually making a lot of money.

- Abigail Johnson

Love Always

I love to cook a meal for the so-called holidays. You always need the turkey. I like making a good BBQ brisket as well.

- Action Bronson

Drama See

I could definitely see myself making a serious movie or a drama in the future.

- Adam Carolla

More More Or Less

One of the great debates about the Internet is whether it is making people more or less free.

- Adam Cohen

Better View

I have a view that if you build something that's good, and you keep making it better, it lasts.

- Adam D'Angelo

Always Read

You always read stories of people going out to California and making it as an actor with, like, two dollars, so I figured I'd try it.

- Adam Driver

Expert Having

When making decisions about people, stop confusing experience with evidence. Just as owning a car doesn't make you an expert on engines, having a brain doesn't mean you understand psychology.

- Adam Grant

More Hits

We're more into expressing ourselves than making radio hits.

- Adam Jones

Song Take

We wanted to take as much time and effort making the video as we did the song.

- Adam Jones

Going Right Reasons

If you're making music for all the right reasons, people are going to be receptive to that and appreciate it the same way you did when your were writing it.

- Adam Jones

Like Go

I really like stuff that is collectible that you can hold and go, 'There's only a few people that have this.' I like to see that someone's put a lot of labor into making something.

- Adam Jones

Money Nothing

Nothing wrong with making money.

- Adam Levine

Living Been

One of the pleasures of getting older and making a living the way you want to is that your social circle becomes rarified, and the people who enter have been vetted.

- Adam Mansbach

Nothing More

There's nothing more fun than making fun of what's sacred.

- Adam McKay

Them Comedies

If you're making comedies, they have to have a fun and a rhythm to them.

- Adam McKay

The Hardest Thing

The hardest thing in the world to do is to have someone in a seat in a theater laughing so hard that they're making weird sounds.

- Adam McKay

Computers Think

People think computers will keep them from making mistakes. They're wrong. With computers you make mistakes faster.

- Adam Osborne

Sometimes Still

Sometimes I still go round the house making weird noises and stuff, so in that aspect, I haven't grown up!

- Adam Peaty

Process Break

Jamie's gonna go take a break now, and i am going to continue the on-going process of making a fool of myself and go ahead and try it myself.

- Adam Savage

My Life Been

Again, like I said, my life has been about being fascinated by objects and the stories that they tell, and also making them for myself, obtaining them, appreciating them and diving into them.

- Adam Savage

May Records

Making your own records is really satisfying in the sense that you more or less get to do what you want. It may not sell or whatever, but on an artistic level, the only people that you really have to fight with are the people in your own band.

- Adam Schlesinger

Mom More

With Fountains of Wayne, after 'Stacy's Mom' happened, we started making a little bit more money and getting a little bit more known.

- Adam Schlesinger

Magic Studio

For me, it's just more satisfying when you follow the rules rather than just make a bunch of sounds. The magic of just making noise in the studio goes away after a while.

- Adam Schlesinger

World Analyzing

It's the worst noise in the world: me analyzing the reasons for making a podcast about U2.

- Adam Scott

Films Smaller

I really loved making 'A Walk to Remember', so I'm not afraid of making smaller films. But for me, I just need to connect to the characters.

- Adam Shankman

Like Though

I like the idea of a character that you wanna like even though you know he's making immoral choices throughout the film.

- Adam Wingard

Think I Think

I think the hardest part about making a scary film is about being able to retain the mystery, especially when it comes to supernatural stuff.

- Adam Wingard

Mood Strange Thing

That's the strange thing about making a record. You can be in one mood for an hour, put it on a record, and you're remembered that way.

- Adam Yauch

Learn Use

If you're not making use of even the most routine assignment to learn something, realize that many of your colleagues and coworkers are.

- Adena Friedman

Mistake Entitled

Every time you feel entitled, you're making a mistake.

- Adena Friedman

Doing Thus

We continue to look at accretive and synergistic acquisitions both in the domestic as well as international markets. Our emphasis, thus, will be on strategic acquisitions, and we will not be doing it just for the sake of making our name bigger.

- Adi Godrej

Committed Total

Communism is the death of the soul. It is the organization of total conformity - in short, of tyranny - and it is committed to making tyranny universal.

- Adlai E. Stevenson

Peace Than

Making peace is harder than making war.

- Adlai E. Stevenson

Subject Particular

The relationship of the toastmaster to speaker should be the same as that of the fan to the fan dancer. It should call attention to the subject without making any particular effort to cover it.

- Adlai E. Stevenson

Think I Think

Well, I think just the fact that you are making your first film is a huge step.

- Adrian Lyne

Over Folding

I was just taking my sketchbook to Kinko's and making photocopies and hand-assembling them - folding them over and stapling them.

- Adrian Tomine

Think Films

I think comics can be the basis for great films, but I think the focus of such a project should be on making the film as good as possible, not on painstakingly replicating the comic.

- Adrian Tomine

Mine Works

A friend of mine works for Autism Speaks. It's an amazing cause that is making a real difference in the lives of so many people.

- Adrienne Bailon

Based Concentrating

Before I began concentrating on writing, in my free time I was an artist, making and selling etchings illustrating stories based on my readings in classical literature.

- Adrienne Mayor

Better Chant

There's nothing better than making music and hearing 3,000 people chant, 'Afrojack! Afrojack!'

- Afrojack

Art Main Thing

The main thing in making art often is letting go of your expectation and your idea.

- Agnes Martin

Bed Ritual

I had this whole ritual with my mother making the bed with me inside it so I would be invisible.

- Ahmet Zappa

New Brands

We're in this incredible age where new brands are making people's lives easier, more convenient, more personalized.

- Aileen Lee

Stories Christy

As a kid, I liked making up stories, and I wrote a story about a kangaroo and a bat with Christy Chang, and she went on to become a surgeon.

- Aimee Bender

Happiness Living

Life is about making your own happiness - and living by your own rules.

- Aimee Mullins

Very Courses

I have a very distinct memory of 'ExciteBike' and making my own courses. I had an obsession with that game.

- AJ Lee

Going Films

I'm going to keep making films I believe in. Whether I am successful or not is besides the point.

- Ajay Devgan

More Like

There're so many things I want to do, like become more media savvy. I am too lazy. But I'm making an effort.

- Ajay Devgan

Country Issue

Let stars choose what causes they want to endorse without making it an issue of loyalty to the state or country.

- Ajith Kumar

Need Films

I need a producer who will look for a good script. I need a director whose purpose to make a film is not for his survival but because he loves making films.

- Ajith Kumar

Them Films

My passion is films and making them.

- Akkineni Nagarjuna

Films Oversee

It's good to have a governing body to oversee matters in making of films, but you can't blame films for what is happening in society.

- Akkineni Nagarjuna

Mistake Will

Those allies who failed to join us will regret it. They're making a mistake.

- Al D'Amato

Doing Conservative

The biases the media has are much bigger than conservative or liberal. They're about getting ratings, about making money, about doing stories that are easy to cover.

- Al Franken

Marriage Could

For me working on the marriage and not making the easy choice of cheating was something that I could not do.

- Al Goldstein

Travel Passport

Airplane travel is nature's way of making you look like your passport photo.

- Al Gore

Movie Making Movies

The hardest thing for me about making movies, and that included 'M*A*S*H' because it was made like a movie, was starting and stopping.

- Alan Alda

Work About

Democracy is not about making speeches. It is about making committees work.

- Alan Bullock

Ease Though

I'm quite good, though I say it myself, at making strangers feel at ease.

- Alan Cumming

Chicken Based

I generally don't select my chicken or my hamburgers based on the personal ideology of the person who is either flipping the hamburgers or making the money back at corporate headquarters. But if people want to do that, they're free to do it.

- Alan Dershowitz

Music Still

Making music is still what keeps a fire going on in me.

- Alan Jackson

Rest Very

Making a film is so hard that if you don't have your main actors going along with the ride with the rest of the crew it can make your life very difficult.

- Alan Parker

Education Thoughts

It goes against the grain of modern education to teach students to program. What fun is there to making plans, acquiring discipline, organizing thoughts, devoting attention to detail, and learning to be self critical.

- Alan Perlis

Engaged Audience

I'm a huge believer in story being this invisible scaffolding that no one ever recognizes or realizes is actually making the audience engaged in what's going on. There is no formula for it.

- Alan Yang

Think I Think

I think that research is incredibly important and hopefully one day there will be a cure for cancer. They are making great strides.

- Alana Stewart

Movie Lot

Making a movie requires 20 to 500 people to make and a lot of money and the stakes are a lot higher.

- Alanis Morissette

Like Radar

I felt like I was making a record under the radar, and that is my favorite way to do anything.

- Alanis Morissette

New Taller

I've never had plastic surgery, but if they made a new invention for making people taller, I'd be the first to have the surgery.

- Alanna Ubach

Always Been

I've always been in the middle of making my own movies, so taking acting jobs that take me away from that has been impossible.

- Albert Brooks

Like Topics

I just like making people laugh, and buried in that I like to bring up topics and start discussions.

- Albert Brooks

Laws Sets

The growth of constitutional government, as we now understand it, was promoted by the establishment of two different sets of machinery for making laws and carrying on government.

- Albert Bushnell Hart

Die Means

There is in me an anarchy and frightful disorder. Creating makes me die a thousand deaths, because it means making order, and my entire being rebels against order. But without it I would die, scattered to the winds.

- Albert Camus

Think No Time

What with making their way and enjoying what they have won, heroes have no time to think. But the sons of heroes - ah, they have all the necessary leisure.

- Aldous Huxley

Think I Think

A lot of people want to not wear a tie when they go to a restaurant. They feel they don't have to wear a tie. I think it's kind of a statement they're making. I don't know what that statement is. I haven't quite figured that out yet.

- Alec Baldwin

Doing Advocating

I'm doing 'Rock of Ages' one day, making out with Russell Brand. Soon after that, I'm advocating with Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Cynthia Nixon for marriage equality.

- Alec Baldwin

Creator Commercial

I am not a commercial industry creator. I don't believe in making art to make money.

- Alejandro Jodorowsky


A person is not the same in his life at all times. Your consciousness is developing all the time. When I started making 'El Topo,' I was one person. When I finished that picture, I was another person.

- Alejandro Jodorowsky

Mankind Salvation

The salvation of mankind lies only in making everything the concern of all.

- Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

Bigger Like

People want to create something bigger for themselves, and making up drama that isn't there gives people the impression that they have haters. It's all for attention so it looks like they are important.

- Alessia Cara

Singing Doing

All I'm really good at is making music and singing and doing this. I'm not good at fashion, so I don't see a point in trying to be good at that.

- Alessia Cara

Videos I Remember

I remember making a 'thank you' video when one of my videos got to 50 views!

- Alessia Cara

Insurance Patients

HealthWell is just one of several foundations that assist patients in making their insurance co-payments for expensive drugs.

- Alex Berenson