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Total Quotes : 77
Love Which

I'm also interested in the modern suggestion that you can have a combination of love and sex in a marriage - which no previous society has ever believed.

- Alain de Botton

Everyone Will

Every film is a remake of a previous film, or a remake of a television series that everyone loved in the 1960s, or a remake of a television series that everyone hated in the 1960s. Or it's a theme park ride; it will soon come to breakfast cereal mascots.

- Alan Moore

Next Always

Time passes faster and faster, but with every project I always want to find the next challenge and the next challenge is just as exciting as the previous one.

- Alexander Wang

Try Films

With each film, I try to outdo my previous films.

- Allu Arjun

Half Still

The leadership lost its nerve. Instead of taking the lead in the reform movement... they pulled the plug on it. They tried and are still trying to return the church to the dry ice of the previous century and a half.

- Andrew Greeley

Some Clarify

I tried to fit it in with some previous broad conceptual understanding of some part of mathematics that would clarify the particular problem I was thinking about.

- Andrew Wiles

Which Contradict

In reply, I can only plead that a discovery which seems to contradict the general tenor of previous investigations is naturally received with much hesitation.

- Charles Lyell

Idea Sure

The most interesting thing about the idea of money is that it makes it possible to measure something in previous ages we couldn't be sure about, and that something is power.

- Daniel Keys Moran

Year Commercial

The value of the beans for oil production, as well as for human food, has become recognized so quickly and so generally during the past year that the crop has acquired a commercial standing far in excess of its previous status.

- David F. Houston

Could Sell

It was the Michael Jordan/Nike phenomenon that really let people see that athletes were OK, and black athletes were OK. Defying a previous wisdom - not only that black athletes wouldn't sell in white America, but that the NBA as a predominantly black sport could not sell in white America.

- David Stern

Over Remarkably

If you look at Newcastle or Gateshead, even over twenty years, even with the previous administration, it has moved quite remarkably in transforming itself.

- John Prescott


It's moving in the right direction. It was in decline under the previous administration.

- John Prescott

United States

Most previous immigrants came to the United States to become Americans, with no intention of returning home. They relinquished their ties with their homeland. English was their key to prosperity, and they worked hard to master it.

- John Shadegg

May Which

This is the reality of nuclear weapons: they may trigger a world war; a war which, unlike previous ones, destroys all of civilization.

- Joseph Rotblat

Generation Jobs

The previous generation paved the way for my generation to gallop unheeded into jobs previously reserved for men.

- Beeban Kidron

Mind Born

Just previous to the birth of my little son, my mind gave way and my child was born in the asylum for the insane at Stockton, Cal. My boy was buried there.

- Belle Boyd

Bride Birth

Once I started writing the screenplay of 'Bride & Prejudice,' I was convinced Jane Austen was a Punjabi in her previous birth.

- Gurinder Chadha

Away Last

Then you start another book and suddenly the galley proofs of the last one come in and you have to wrench your attention away from what you're writing and try to remember what you were thinking when you wrote the previous one.

- Bernard Cornwell

Nashville Been

I've been writing songs all along, and since moving to Nashville in the late-'80s, I'd begun writing something like 15-20 songs a year, instead of the typical three or four in previous years.

- Bernie Leadon

More Fights

People are starting to see that now and I've learnt more from those 10 rounds than I have in my previous 10 fights.

- Billy Joe Saunders

Corrupt Received

This is what happened to me when I received the governorship. The corrupt previous governor didn't do the handover. We received the Miranda governorship completely dismantled.

- Henrique Capriles Radonski

Correct Were

Science is a self-correcting discipline that can, in subsequent generations, show that previous ideas were not correct.

- Brian Greene

Well Known

As Israel prepares to enter, my position is well known. It is one that I have taken at previous Olympics. It is wrong that the IOC refuses to have a minute's silence for Israeli athletes that were slaughtered in Munich.

- Brian Williams

Including Use

We believe the use of force against Iraq, especially with reference to previous resolutions of the UN Security Council, has no grounds, including legal grounds.

- Igor Ivanov

New Appear

It is in revolutionary periods that the culmination of previous trends and the beginning of new ones appear.

- C. L. R. James

Living Like

When you have a child, your previous life seems like someone else's. It's like living in a house and suddenly finding a room you didn't know was there, full of treasure and light.

- Carol Ann Duffy

Volume Thor

I haven't really used Loki at all in 'Thor: God of Thunder' or the previous volume of Thor.

- Jason Aaron

England German

The previous year it had taken England all their time to beat the full German team in an international and I had taken with me the programme from that match.

- Dixie Dean

Reason Other

The reason people blame things on previous generations is that there's only one other choice.

- Doug Larson

Like Lineage

There is definitely a thematic lineage between 'Descender' and my previous work, like 'Sweet Tooth' and 'Trillium.'

- Jeff Lemire

Love Think

My previous 15 years working in the Department of Justice were extraordinarily fulfilling. I love the Department, its people and its mission. I can think of no greater honor than to lead them.

- Jeff Sessions

Dress Been

The trouble with most Englishwomen is that they will dress as if they had been a mouse in a previous incarnation they do not want to attract attention.

- Edith Sitwell

Address Before

Despite the previous efforts of Congresses, our addiction to foreign oil, as the President stated, is greater today than ever before. That dependency is a threat to our national security, and we must address that threat.

- Jim Costa

Struggles Been

The history of all previous societies has been the history of class struggles.

- Karl Marx

Worry Better

All I need to worry about is have I done better than my previous film or not.

- Keerthy Suresh

Prime Minister

Under the previous regime of Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, I was detained. So was my wife, Serkalem Fasil. She gave birth to our son in prison in 2005.

- Eskinder Nega

Next Lower

The next time you see an outside day with a down close lower than the previous day, don't get scared, get ready to buy!

- Larry Williams

Loan Extent

Microfinance does not require previous experience or loans to the same extent as a small-business loan, so it's easier for women to enter the micro sector.

- Gayle Tzemach Lemmon

Same Based

It is obvious that anything a scientist discovers or invents is based on previous discoveries and inventions. The same applies to the arts.

- Lukas Foss

Studying Took

I wrote the first draft of 'Madame Bovary' without studying the previous translations, although I gathered them and took the occasional peek.

- Lydia Davis

Past Obviously

Obviously the facts are never just coming at you but are incorporated by an imagination that is formed by your previous experience. Memories of the past are not memories of facts but memories of your imaginings of the facts.

- Philip Roth

Mind Another

I rarely, if ever, had another book in mind while I was writing the previous book. Each book starts from ashes, really.

- Philip Roth

Reason Always

I always want to live long enough to finish the book I'm working on and see it published. But then I start another book before the previous one is in the stores, so I always have a reason to go on.

- Phyllis A. Whitney

More Give

With every film, I try and give the audiences a little more than the previous film in terms of comedy, action, drama and so on.

- Salman Khan

More Images

Both expectations and memories are more than mere images founded on previous experience.

- Samuel Alexander

Some Been

I must've been a bird in some previous lifetime. I feel like I'm called to flying - the convenience and the beauty of it. That feeling of soaring would be empowering.

- Rachel Keller

My Life About

I did keep detailed journals from about fifth grade on, and every so often as I was growing up, I would re-read them and reflect on the previous years of my life.

- Raina Telgemeier

Some Been

I personally believe that I was... a previous life or something... a previous reincarnation, a bard of some sort, because most of the things I write about are descriptions of places I've never been to.

- Marc Bolan

Look Wisconsin

The important aspect as we look at this budget, and as we look at previous budgets, is the budget system - what I'm trying to get at is changing budgeting itself in Wisconsin.

- Scott McCallum

Deal Entails

I had to get out of my record deal that I signed with my previous band and get a full solo record deal going so, with all of the paperwork that, that entails it did take a while.

- Sebastian Bach

Always Tendency

The odds are always against you no matter what your previous history is. You have to overcome the tendency to relax.

- Tom Osborne

Bold New

One of the problems with posing a 'bold new plan' is that you can't just extrapolate from previous plans.

- Nathan Myhrvold

Like Which

Like all of my previous work - which I also hope is a bit hard to categorise - 'The Oopsatoreum' is an illustrated book, so a combination of words and pictures that tell a kind of story.

- Shaun Tan

Like Apply

I don't want my writing to be so unique that when you apply it to different genres, it seems like the previous show that people know you from.

- Shawn Ryan

Peace In The Past

This enemy of peace in the world today is unlike any we have seen in the past, and our military is learning from, and building on, previous successes while carrying peace and freedom into the future.

- Mark Kennedy

Last Exponential

Technology has advanced more in the last thirty years than in the previous two thousand. The exponential increase in advancement will only continue.

- Niels Bohr

Fortune Chief

It was my fortune, or misfortune, to be called to the office of Chief Executive without any previous political training.

- Ulysses S. Grant

Beginning Pretty

I started this whole endeavor really. And at the beginning we had the selection in Italy. And that was pretty much among people that had held previous experience in that particular satellite. So, I was in that, in a good position then.

- Umberto Guidoni

Explain Tries

Every theory presented as a scientific concept is just that; it's a theory that tries to explain more about the world than previous theories have done. It is open to being challenged and to being proven incorrect.

- Marvin Harris

Young Average

The trouble is that the average trader on Wall Street, he or she is so young, he doesn't even remember the recession of 2001, let alone the previous one.

- Nouriel Roubini

Surprise Prepare

Be Prepared... the meaning of the motto is that a scout must prepare himself by previous thinking out and practicing how to act on any accident or emergency so that he is never taken by surprise.

- Robert Baden-Powell

Bed Been

If things are going well, if the writing's coming along, I jump out of bed happy. And if the previous day has been bad, I get out of bed disgruntled.

- Robert Caro

Earth Year

The Earth forgives the previous year every year.

- Robert Hass

Compare Method

A common and highly effective method for challenging a statement is to compare it to the previous statements of the witness for consistency and to compare it with the physical evidence.

- Robert P. McCulloch

Last Been

There's been a sea change in our focus on corporate ethics. We've made more progress in the last three years than the previous 30.

- Steve Odland

May Measured

The uncertainty relation does not refer to the past; if the velocity of the electron is at first known and the position then exactly measured, the position for times previous to the measurement may be calculated.

- Werner Heisenberg

United States

My previous movie before 'Life Is Beautiful' was the same; they didn't release it so much in United States.

- Roberto Benigni

Role Too

Religion obviously played a role in this book and the previous book, too.

- Studs Terkel

Follow Circuit

The obligation of the judge in the circuit is to follow the previous decisions in the circuit unless those decisions are overruled by an en bloc panel of the court.

- Merrick Garland

Film Films

I'm just trying to up my films - how every film should be better than the previous one. That's what I struggle for.

- Suriya

Listening Nine

When I was nine I spent a lot of my time reading books about the history of comedy, or listening to the Goons or Hancock, humour from previous generations.

- Paul Merton

Against Compete

I really just compete against myself. I look at my previous material and try to surpass what I've done.

- Romeo Santos

Friendly Feels

I don't feel 'vibes' when I enter a building - don't feel the previous owners looking down on me. But I do know when a place feels friendly.

- Penelope Keith

Decade Spent

When Peru had a cholera outbreak in 1991, losses from tourism and agricultural revenue were three times greater than the total money spent on sanitation in the previous decade.

- Rose George

Chance Other

I finally got a chance to talk to my daughter from my previous marriage. I just got married May 3 to my beautiful wife, but we don't see each other much.

- Peter Criss

Thought Some

The first interview I gave to the press was in 1987 when some people thought a previous machine at Cern, called LEP, might have enough energy to produce the particle.

- Peter Higgs

Irrelevant Been

Every book I've written has been a different attempt to understand something, and the success or failure of the previous one is irrelevant. I write the book I want.

- Yann Martel