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 : 1607
Fiction Read

I first read science fiction in the old British Chum annual when I was about 12 years old.

- A. E. van Vogt

Outside Sing

I'll sing outside your window. I'm as old fashioned as they come.

- A. J. McLean

Been Very

I'm so blessed to have such enlightened parents. It must have been very hard to watch their able-bodied son lock himself up in his old room for most of his 20s.

- A. Scott Berg

Still Retiring

Retiring is a strange word. I'm 27 years old. I've still got stuff to do.

- Aaron Peirsol

Storytelling Telling

There's a great tradition in storytelling that's thousands of years old, telling stories about kings and their palaces, and that's really what I wanted to do.

- Aaron Sorkin

Kind Jobs

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

- Aaron Yoo

Been Rapping

I've been rapping since I was 18 years old, with a crew called Blades.

- Abbie Cornish

New Becoming

I believe in the old, because it shows us where we come from - where our souls have risen from. And I believe in the new, because it gives us the opportunity to create who we are becoming.

- Abigail Washburn

Young Admired

When I was young, I admired clever people. Now that I am old, I admire kind people.

- Abraham Joshua Heschel

Desires Would

Every one desires to live long, but no one would be old.

- Abraham Lincoln

New Holy

The words contained in it were inspired by the Holy Spirit into the minds of faithful men, called Prophets and Seers in the Old Testament; and Evangelists and Apostles in the New.

- Adam Clarke

Week Like

I tend to be a little too old to feel guilty about watching anything. Like, I watch 'Survivor' every week.

- Adam Scott

Hollywood Boulevard

When I got to Hollywood, there wasn't even a Boulevard. I'm that old. It was just a little dirt trail. I'm kidding.

- Adam West

Hours Shift

I used to spend hours just sitting in an old wreck of a car with a stickshift; I'd just sit there and shift.

- Adam West

Hollywood Victimized

I was victimized by the old Hollywood typecasting thing. I had to really fight to get out of it, so I was uncomfortable with it.

- Adam West

My Life The Only Thing

I am no David Beckham. I have not changed my life since I was 15 years old. My family is the only thing that has changed for me.

- Adolfo Cambiaso

Show Realised

It's definitely time to stop. We're getting too old. We both realised that the show wasn't as engaging as it used to be. We were starting to look a bit ridiculous.

- Adrian Edmondson

Grows Teaches

Time as he grows old teaches all things.

- Aeschylus

Friend Old Friend

Every murderer is probably somebody's old friend.

- Agatha Christie

Think Spoke

America is remarkable, don't you think so? When I came to Washington, I was twelve years old. I spoke English with an English accent. It was assumed that it would go on in that way.

- Ahmet Ertegun

Living Six

When you're six years old, you do not appreciate that you're living in the Alps. My sisters and I, all we wanted was to go to Disneyland.

- Ahna O'Reilly

SNL Hired

When I was hired to 'SNL,' I was 25 years old.

- Aidy Bryant

Want Behind

When I get old and slow down I want to look behind me and see all the fire and the wreckage and no stone left unturned.

- Aisha Tyler

Go Right

My mother would take me to Tirumala right from when I was 7 years old. I used to go along with her every time.

- Akkineni Nagarjuna

Third Some

You know the old saying: you win some, you lose some... and then there's that little-known third category.

- Al Gore

Been Rug

I'm old enough to know that a red carpet's just a rug, and I've been able to enjoy the pageantry without letting it go to my head.

- Al Gore

Going Been

I'm the biggest Blackhawks fan ever. I've been going to games since I was 6 years old.

- Al Jourgensen

Always Kind

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

Memory Terrific

I have an old brain but a terrific memory.

- Al Lewis

Homeless Looked

When my son was 3 years old - I'll never forget this - there was this homeless guy walking toward us, and my son looked at me, and he said, 'Who's your buddy?'

- Al Madrigal

Sandwich Going

My old modus operandi was, if you're going to have a grilled cheese and bacon sandwich, don't have one, have two. If you're going to have vanilla wafers, you have the whole box.

- Al Roker

Which About

When I was about ten years old, I gave my teacher an April Fool's sandwich, which had a dead goldfish in it.

- Alan Alda

Charming Very

I'm very old. I haven't got time to be charming.

- Alan Arkin

Remember Privilege

That's the privilege of old age: You don't have to remember.

- Alan Arkin

Mother Typed

I wrote out little mysteries in longhand, and my mother typed them out on an old Remington.

- Alan Furst

Childhood Very

I was born in Somerville, but I don't remember very much about it because we moved from there to Arlington when I was five years old, and it was in Arlington that I spent most of my childhood.

- Alan Hovhaness

Say About

I would say there's about 10 people who know that, that my car was called 'Old Sock.'

- Alan Tudyk

Still Year

It's easy for me to say that now, now I'm a father, I've got a four-and-a-half year old boy, I'm a different person. Well, I'm still the same person, but I'm different.

- Alan Vega

Trust Going

Sometimes you just have to let go of the old and trust that something better is going to take its place, even if it's scary to face change and the unknown.

- Alana Stewart

Want Missed

I didn't want to be one of those women who wake up at 63 years old and realize they've missed the window of opportunity for marriage and children.

- Alanis Morissette

Given Had

The old charters of Massachusetts, Virginia, and the Carolinas had given title to strips of territory extending from the Atlantic westward to the Pacific.

- Albert Bushnell Hart

Insurance Belong

In the old days we used to get more referrals, because people had insurance that paid for therapy. Now they belong to HMOs, and we can only be affiliated with a few HMOs.

- Albert Ellis

Grow Last

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

- Alcaeus

Security Hollywood

Something that is appealing to me about old Hollywood is job security.

- Alden Ehrenreich

Pay Income

When I started to pay income tax, I was 50 years old.

- Alejandro Jodorowsky

Father Death

My father was an atheist, absent. He was a salesman; I was four years old when he told me that the end of life was death.

- Alejandro Jodorowsky

Nine Saw

From nine years old, I lived with fear. I saw our neighbours disappearing. I was scared that I would come home from school and my parents would not be there.

- Alek Wek

I Am Jewels

I am a collector of jewels, old jewels.

- Alessandro Michele

Always Palace

I don't want to be cliched, but Buckingham Palace is beautiful, and the old red telephone booths are really interesting to me. I've always wanted to see those.

- Alessia Cara

Want Jumping

I don't want to be 70 years old jumping around onstage.

- Alex Lifeson

Sports Year

I started off playing sports when I was five years old. I played three or four sports all throughout the year.

- Alex Morgan

Watch Will

'Political junkies' and liberals will watch MSNBC, and angry, old right-wingers will watch Fox.

- Alex Pareene

My Life Started

I was three years old when I started drawing. I did it all my life.

- Alexander McQueen

People Nowadays

As long as cantankerous old people have existed, they have complained that kids nowadays don't seem to know anything.

- Alexandra Petri

Through Surface

The surface of American society is covered with a layer of democratic paint, but from time to time one can see the old aristocratic colours breaking through.

- Alexis de Tocqueville

Death Lives

Time turns the old days to derision, Our loves into corpses or wives; And marriage and death and division Make barren our lives.

- Algernon Charles Swinburne

Friendship Strong

French Yemeni relations are strong and good, they are relations depending on friendship and cooperation; my relationship with the president Chiraq are old and real.

- Ali Abdullah Saleh

Going Wanted

Since I was 15 years old, all I wanted was to find the guy I was going to marry.

- Ali Larter

Back Will

A child is beset with long traditions. And his infancy is so old, so old, that the mere adding of years in the life to follow will not seem to throw it further back - it is already so far.

- Alice Meynell

Use Could

The seventeenth-century baby slept, as his nineteenth-century descendant does, in a cradle. Nothing could be prettier than the old cradles that have survived successive years of use with many generations of babies.

- Alice Morse Earle

Feeling Really

I don't have this feeling that 70 is really old.

- Alice Walker

Like Wrote

When I was 18 years old I went to Shakespeare Company, the school, and I wrote a poem about my leaves - I felt like a tree that had no leaves. That is the life at 18.

- Alicia Silverstone

Making Give

When I was 8 years old, my brother was making the noises of the animals I was eating, so I decided to go vegetarian. Then I would give up because I was 8.

- Alicia Silverstone

Country Will

I'm one of those people that, if I'm in the country, I will have a look inside an old church.

- Alison Goldfrapp

Young Certainly

I can't remember exactly how old I was when my parents gave me my first camera, but it was a Canon, and I was certainly far too young to have such a good camera.

- Alison Jackson

Wonderful Some

The grand old lady of bluegrass? Well, wouldn't that be a wonderful title to have? I hope I do enough to earn it some day.

- Alison Krauss

Feel I Feel

I feel old.

- Allyson Felix

Voice Student

When the student has her voice under complete control, it is safe to take up the lyric repertoire of Mendelssohn, Old English Songs, etc. How simple and charming they are!

- Alma Gluck

Grow More

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

Wanted Clinton

I've wanted to interview Hillary Clinton since I was 15 years old.

- Amanda de Cadenet

Navy Commercial

My first commercial was an Old Navy commercial where I stood in line in front of a club, and Fran Drescher was in it.

- Amber Stevens

Separate Margin

Old Arabic books, printed in Bulaq, generally have a broad margin wherein a separate work, independent of the text, adds gloom to the page.

- Ameen Rihani

Old Age Verdict

Old age is the verdict of life.

- Amelia Barr

Voice Figure

Jimmy Baldwin was not only a writer, an international literary figure: he was a man, spirit, voice - old and black and terrible as that first ancestor.

- Amiri Baraka

Age May

While one finds company in himself and his pursuits, he cannot feel old, no matter what his years may be.

- Amos Bronson Alcott

Grandparents Tell

To tell you the truth, in the old Jewish shtetls, if your husband died, sometimes they'd have you marry the brother, and my grandparents were actually stepbrother and stepsister.

- Amy Heckerling

My Life Suddenly

Of course, I was 19 years old, and I suddenly lost my legs. It was extremely traumatic at the time, but I'm so beyond that. I've done so much with my life.

- Amy Purdy

Like Looked

I like to make things, but I looked at old craft books on weaving or mosaics or whatever, I'm like, 'I don't really know anything about that stuff.'

- Amy Sedaris

Grandmother Like

How are we supposed to get old? What am I supposed to do? Am I supposed to get old? My kids tell me, 'We want you to look like a grandmother.' I agree with them. I want to look like a grandmother.

- Andie MacDowell

Hair See

I feel old when I see mousse in my opponent's hair.

- Andre Agassi

King Town

But, I would say when I was four years old and I was at the Alan King Tennis Tournament and I was hitting with all the pros that would come to town. They would get me on the court or take notice and that stayed with me.

- Andre Agassi

Football Tailored

If you look at old football pictures, the jerseys were hanging, the sleeves were dangling, but now everything is tucked and tailored.

- Andre Benjamin

Dancing Been

I've been dancing since I was 6 years old. That kind of relentless dedication and intensity is where I'm comfortable.

- Andrea Anders

Dancing Been

I've been dancing since I was 6 years old. That kind of relentless dedication and intensity is where I'm comfortable.

- Andrea Parker

My Life Saw

I was 11 years old when I saw the first season of 'The Real World.' Initially, I was drawn to the show because it was what I imagined the adult version of my life should be.

- Andrea Seigel

Decision Very

It's just a logical guess that they are very very wise to put someone from the old series in it, and if you had to choose, it would be a very difficult decision.

- Andreas Katsulas

Sexy Kind

Guitars are kind of just, you know, sexy, especially old vintage ones.

- Andrew Bird

Facebook Having

I don't know how old my phone is, but it was only $10. It is a nice subconscious way of not having the Internet at your fingertips... e-mail, Twitter or Facebook.

- Andrew Luck

Couch Tell

Movies are as old as psychoanalysis. So if I were to put you or anyone else on a couch and say, 'Tell me your favorite movies,' it would be a way of psychoanalyzing you.

- Andrew Sarris

Grandson Months

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

- Andrew Tan

Activity Fundamental

Giving gifts to others is a fundamental activity, as old as humanity itself. Yet in the modern, complex world, the particulars of gift-giving can be extraordinarily challenging.

- Andrew Weil

Meaning Vegetarian

Vegetarian - that's an old Indian word meaning lousy hunter.

- Andy Rooney

Phone The First Thing

As an old reporter, we have a few secrets, and the first thing is we try the phone book.

- Andy Rooney

Handsome Though

Gollum is Gollum - though in 'Lord of the Rings' he's 600 years old and in 'The Hobbit' he's 540, so he looks a little bit more handsome.

- Andy Serkis

Nostalgia Vice

Nostalgia, the vice of the aged. We watch so many old movies our memories come in monochrome.

- Angela Carter

Boss Committee

I worked in the Senate in the 1970s. I worked for the Labor, Public Welfare Committee, and we had Ted Kennedy and my old boss, Bill Hathaway, and Walter Mondale.

- Angus King

Like Maybe

We just stuck to what we did best. Maybe that's why people plug into us and go 'They never change.' We're reliable. A bit like old shoes.

- Angus Young

Away Audition

I ran away from my house when I was about 12 years old to audition for a film.

- Anil Kapoor

More Old Men

Old men should have more care to end life well than to live long.

- Anita Brookner

Like Jews

We just want Jews to be perfected, as they say. That is what Christianity is. We believe the Old Testament, but ours is more like Federal Express.

- Ann Coulter