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 : 513
May November

The Bay of Bengal is hit frequently by cyclones. The months of November and May, in particular, are dangerous in this regard.

- A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Joan Allen

2009 was crazy enough! I can't believe I worked with Jeremy Irons, Joan Allen, Marsha Mason, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Angela Lansbury, Jack O'Brien and Trevor Nunn in the same 12 months.

- Aaron Lazar

Hours Freeway

First scenes are super-important to me. I'll spend months and months pacing and climbing the walls trying to come up with the first scene. I drive for hours on the freeway.

- Aaron Sorkin

Pilot Six

I saw the pilot for 'Girls' about six months before it aired.

- Adam Driver

Album Completed

My first album was completed in three months.

- Adam Lambert

Done More

I've probably done more than a thousand interviews, and I can't remember what people asked me two months ago or two days ago.

- Adam Mansbach

Uncle Particularly

My favorite uncle died when I was eleven, and that was two months after 9/11, so that was a particularly difficult time with my family.

- Adam Silvera

Other Makes

I was speaking to Ridley Scott the other day and he makes a film every 18 months. He's amazing really.

- Adrian Lyne

Six Other

The 'Iliad' covered only two months of the great ten-year war with Troy. At least six other epic poems preceded or continued the events in the 'Iliad', but they survive only as fragments.

- Adrienne Mayor

Strong Likely

For months it seemed that a revolution was certain. But instead, slavery seems more likely now. The working class no longer has the physical resistance for a revolution, and the Entente is too strong, and Russia is too weak.

- Agnes Smedley

Some Having

If someone was having some surgery that was going to put them out for three months, it's something you should consider, with a man or a woman. What is the impact of having the C.E.O. or visionary out for three months?

- Aileen Lee

Big Deal

If you follow a strict diet for a few months, flaunting six packs abs is no big deal.

- Akkineni Nagarjuna

Records Likely

If you use a cell phone - as I do - your wireless carrier likely has records about your physical movements going back months, if not years.

- Al Franken

Six Nets

I make good money: One speech nets me more than what most people make in six months.

- Alain Robert

Six Carried

I'm most at home on the stage. I was carried onstage for the first time when I was six months old.

- Alan Alda

Appearance Stage

I made my first stage appearance when I was 6 months old.

- Alan Alda

Nine Nine Months

It takes me three months of research and nine months of work to produce a book. When I start writing, I do two pages a day; if I'm gonna do 320, that's 160 days.

- Alan Furst

Six 1930s

The 1930s was a funny time. People knew they might not live for another six months, so if they were attracted to one another, there was no time to dawdle.

- Alan Furst

More Learned

I learned more about acting from George Stevens in a few months than I had in my entire life up until then.

- Alan Ladd

Hours Six

In theater, you've got to be aware of your whole body because it involves stamina. It involves two-and-a-half hours and a sustained release of energy, maybe for six months.

- Alan Rickman

Black Six

For four to six months at a time, I would barely eat. I lived on a diet of Melba toast, carrots, and black coffee.

- Alanis Morissette

Half Alabama

My girlfriend and I rented a nice house on the river and I was there for about two and a half months, and we were just out of Alabama. I hardly got to see Alabama.

- Albert Finney

Decided Westerns

When I was 12, I decided I was only going to watch Westerns for a few months.

- Alden Ehrenreich

Idiot Every Day

When I'm tired, I see industrial pictures. But I'll see one every two months. If I see one every day, I'll become an idiot.

- Alejandro Jodorowsky

Lives Patients

Studies show that Avastin can prolong the lives of patients with late-stage breast and lung cancer by several months when the drug is combined with existing therapies.

- Alex Berenson

Boston New

I'm from Boston, and I get easily overwhelmed in New York, so I go to Boston and stay with my parents for a few months at a time to write, or edit, or just to cry.

- Alex Karpovsky

See Even

We do not even see the sun for several months in the north of Sweden.

- Alexander Ahndoril

Myself Read

I had to live and breathe Margaret Thatcher for a few months. I totally engulfed myself in her life. I read her autobiography and a biography, 'The Grocer's Daughter.'

- Alexandra Roach

Hours Very

My children have stolen my dreams in a very literal sense. I've lost months in the minutes and hours that Sabine and Zoey have needed me at night, their thin, butterfly-beating hearts pushed against me in the darkness.

- Alexi Zentner

Mind Six

I don't mind sitting at home for six months if there's no film that I want to do.

- Alia Bhatt

Lunch Johnny Depp

Apparently I had lunch with Johnny Depp when I was three months old.

- Alice Englert

Woman Meets

I advocate that every woman be a part of a circle, and a circle that meets at least once a month, or if you can't do that, once every two months or every four months.

- Alice Walker

My Life Always

Grupo Limite is always going to be a major highlight of my life. We worked so hard, sometimes touring for 10 months at a time.

- Alicia Villarreal

Childhood Very

I had a very outdoorsy childhood. I was athletic and used to ride and do dressage. I could ride almost before I could walk. There is a picture of me at 18 months old sitting happily on the back of a donkey.

- Alison Jackson

Becoming Town

Within three months I had gone from being this black sheep of the town to suddenly becoming a pop star.

- Alison Moyet

Nine TV

I like the consistency of a TV show, but I like it for three months out of my year, not nine.

- Allison Mack

Know Theater

In theater, we know a scheduled season months in advance.

- Allison Tolman

Six Oil Industry

Government experts have estimated that ANWR reserves would only provide enough oil for six months of U.S. oil consumption. In addition, the oil industry itself has estimated that it would take 10 years to bring this oil to the market.

- Allyson Schwartz

Always Deal

As a youth, I always did a good deal of reading in the summer months, having suffered since birth from an allergy to athletic activity.

- Amor Towles

Never Ever

I've never, ever had a job that lasted for more than a few months.

- Amy Landecker

Okay Freaked

When I was about 3 months pregnant, I was running, looked down, and there was blood everywhere. I totally freaked out, but the doctor said everything was okay, except that I had to stop running.

- Amy Locane

Give Films

There is nothing better than playing a bad girl for two months, then turning around and playing someone sweet. Films give you this opportunity.

- Amy Weber

Innovation Last

I just spent the last 8 months working on the second edition of 'Mastering Bitcoin,' and I couldn't even scratch the surface of all the innovation that is happening in BTC.

- Andreas Antonopoulos

Student Forged

I wasn't a great student. My brother is 18 months older than me, so he sort of forged the way for me at school.

- Andrew Lincoln

Grandson Old

I feel happy when I look at my grandson, who is 10 months old. That relaxes me.

- Andrew Tan

Hard Touring

Touring is really hard because you're gone for three months at a time.

- Andy Grammer

Apple Bought

I started working at Apple about 18 months after I bought my Apple II.

- Andy Hertzfeld

Think I Think

Every three months, I'll say, 'Honey, I think I should learn how to cook'.

- Angelina Jolie

Filming Hugely

When you're filming for seven months or six months at a time, you bond with people hugely.

- Anna Popplewell

Hours Some

The writing day can be, in some ways, too short, but it's actually a long series of hours, for months at a time, and there is a stillness there.

- Anne Enright

Funding Will

Bridges and roads take years to build, but too often, states and communities haven't known if funding will be there for them more than a few months at a time.

- Anthony Foxx

Half Gotten

Well, I've just gotten accustomed to just being in Canada for five and a half months a year.

- Anthony Michael Hall

Other TV

We've seen other Internet people go to TV, and it's bad because they take two months off to make a pilot, and their viewers have forgotten about them when they come back.

- Anthony Padilla

Image Disciplined

One has this image of the Soviet state and the Red Army as being extremely disciplined but in the first four months of 1945 their soldiers were completely out of control.

- Antony Beevor

Mind Bad

I've done the bad-boy thing. It was fun for a good three months. But the thing about bad boys is, you have to keep in mind, you're never gonna marry a bad boy.

- Ariana Grande

Imagine Tolerated

If cars and buses were attacked daily by petrol bombs or stones for 16 months in Washington, could you imagine it would be tolerated? It would not, because in the name of democracy, to preserve democracy, steps would be taken.

- Ariel Sharon

Maybe May

Maybe you don't work for seven months a year, but you'll work again. It may be a piece of garbage, so you wear hip boots.

- Armand Assante

New Maybe

For eleven months and maybe about twenty days each year, we concentrate upon the shortcomings of others, but for a few days at the turn of the New Year we look at our own. It is a good habit.

- Arthur Hays Sulzberger

Here Sharon

I don't know where Bush is going - yet. But, Sharon obviously - I wrote somewhere in the last several months, that Sharon has adopted, essentially, the position of the Labor Party: that the Palestinians are here to stay.

- Arthur Hertzberg

Hours Couple

A film shoot usually wraps up in a couple of months. But television shoots involve longer hours of work.

- Ashish Sharma

Movie Equally

Ruby in Paradise and the intensity and quality that I was able to experience on Smoke were equally as important to me as working on this movie every day for three-and-a-half months.

- Ashley Judd

Spanish Languages

Born in St. Petersburg, Russia, my wife speaks five languages: Russian, English, French, Italian and, out of self-defense, Spanish. I watched her learn Spanish in three months.

- Cheech Marin

Play Poker

I started playing poker in 2003 during my pregnancy, to distract myself from my awful morning sickness. For months all I did was cry and play Texas Hold'em.

- Cheryl Hines

Six Sure

I change my beauty routine every six months, but I make sure to use products that are light and gentle.

- Chiara Ferragni

Waiting Ring

People look at your CV and assume you jump from job to job to job. They don't see the months in between where you're waiting for the phone to ring, or you're waiting to hear about things.

- Chloe Pirrie

Play Couple

When you do a play, you do it for a couple months, and it just gets in your bones. You can learn about somebody that way.

- Chris Messina

Pretty Still

L.A.'s a pretty, warm, easy, breezy place. You can sunbathe, get a Mai Tai, and wake up five months later. And it's still sunny. And they're still serving Mai Tais.

- Chris Pine

Love Still

I am still in love with couture because it is just two months from drawing pad to runway so everything on the catwalk is hot from the oven.

- Christian Lacroix

Living About

Four months is a lot of living with that little life in you-thinking about it, eating right for it, nurturing it and all of a sudden, it dies.

- Christie Brinkley

Love Advantage

I'm among the many Chicagoans who love to take advantage of the opportunity to dine outdoors in the summer months.

- Christie Hefner

Song Within

I signed to Def Jam and within two months, I heard that Ja Rule was looking for someone to do a song with.

- Christina Milian

Like Hours

People with film careers get a whole onslaught of people they spend 12 hours a day with every three months. It's like speed dating. You've got a fast-track to social intimacy with a whole bunch of people.

- Christine Elise

Very Afterwards

I felt very at home in California, but the place is prone to earthquakes, and the one in 1994 scared the life out of me. For months afterwards, I felt that every time I sat down, I should have put on a seatbelt.

- Christine McVie

Next Six

So that's what's going on right now, and I'm looking to put out an album within the next six months.

- Christy Romano

Emailed Could

A whole bunch of months passed and I didn't hear anything and then he emailed and asked if I could do a little piece on POD and Queens of the Stone Age.

- Chuck Klosterman

Production Weeks

I wasn't instructed to do any special training for 'Hawkgirl,' but I had started boxing a few weeks prior and stuck with that for several months leading up to the start of production.

- Ciara Renee

Best Took

Being on the cover of a magazine with my son is the best thing ever. It took me 18 years to get my first cover, he gets one at 8 months.

- Cindy Margolis

Gospel About

About two months ago I finished a gospel tour.

- Cliff Richard

Hollywood Oscar

The year you win an Oscar is the fastest year in a Hollywood actor's life. Twelve months later they ask, 'Who won the Oscar last year?'

- Cliff Robertson

Like Six

I am not like Stephen King, who writes one book, then writes another. I finish a book and go off and... look for wrecks. Then, six months later, I might start another book.

- Clive Cussler

Nine Homesickness

I worked as a janitor in Canada for nine months. It's during that time when I experienced extreme homesickness.

- Coco Martin

Knowing Seven

I played with a fracture in my foot for seven months without knowing it.

- Colin Cooper

Last Commercial

There were days when I was on the last $10 in my account, and I was freaking out about paying rent or buying groceries. Then you book a commercial, and you're good for another three months.

- Colin Egglesfield

Some Took

Some of the kimonos took as long as four to five months to make, with all the layers that go into it.

- Colleen Atwood

Through Stories

Comedy is so fun. I don't know how these people can make movies and work on them for four months and they're these sob stories. I don't know how emotionally you get through that.

- Colleen Haskell

Next Works

One day I'm not busy at all; the next day I have work for months - that's kind of the way it works!

- Condola Rashad

Away Here

So here we are, just two months away from the election, with more and more examples that modern day Jim Crowe laws are alive and well in the state of Florida.

- Corrine Brown

Couple Weeks

Nobody knows how long they have left on Earth. There's no guarantees, and for me, when they tell you - not once, twice, three times - 'You've got a couple weeks to live,' or a couple months, you have to determine how you want to do that.

- Craig Sager

Work Shooting

Shooting a season can be a grind. It can be seven to eight months of work. Once you stop, it slows down any momentum you had.

- Cress Williams

Work Six

As an actor you can't build up proper relationships with the people you work with, because after six months, you're done.

- Dakota Blue Richards

Becoming Other

You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.

- Dale Carnegie

Becoming Other

You can close more business in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get people interested in you.

- Dale Carnegie

Stress Over

Whenever we feel stressed out, that's a signal that our brain is pumping out stress hormones. If sustained over months and years, those hormones can ruin our health and make us a nervous wreck.

- Daniel Goleman

Will Iraq

The President's speech suggested to me that were we to follow his leadership, we will be in Iraq not for months, but for years. I also hope I am wrong on this.

- Daniel Inouye

Cleaning Six

I go to the dentist every six months, I get a cleaning, so... I'm fortunate enough that those fluoride treatments as a child worked. Not getting any cavities.

- Daniel Tosh

Business Six

My father was never around. It was almost as if he didn't exist. I would tell my friends he was in Cleveland, on business. Sometimes, every six months or so, he would come by for dinner.

- Danny Aiello

College Through

I dated a lot of girls all through high school, and in college I dated a young lady for about eight months.

- Danny Pintauro

Like Go

I go in and out of season. I won't write for months, and then all of a sudden, I'll write like I've got a fever.

- Daphne Gottlieb

Six Captures

Television won't be able to hold on to any market it captures after the first six months. People will soon get tired of staring at a plywood box every night.

- Darryl F. Zanuck

Think I Think

I think we're really getting it right the last few months and hopefully we'll get better and better at it.

- David Talbot