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 : 542
Truth Itself

Dispassionate objectivity is itself a passion, for the real and for the truth.

- Abraham Maslow

Kind Desperate

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

- Adam Mansbach

Stigma Successfully

Typecasting is really rampant in Hollywood, and because I played a costumed character and did it successfully, it was a real stigma.

- Adam West

Imposed Phenomenon

Theater represents to me this phenomenon in juxtaposition to real life, where there are all these imposed guidelines.

- Adrienne Shelly

Sense Real Sense

We live in a time where there's an alienation factor. There's a certain disconnection. We don't have any real sense of community anymore.

- Alan Ball

Prefer Real Thing

They're just actors. I much prefer the real thing!

- Alan Clark

Artist Convention

Folk rock was my real roots. I did a few gigs as a folk artist, in the style of Fairport Convention.

- Alan Parsons

Only Thing

The only real valuable thing is intuition.

- Albert Einstein

People Know

All the people know Tomba, but not the real Alberto.

- Alberto Tomba

Lost Taste

We have lost the taste for the real.

- Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu

Nothing Firmness

Real firmness is good for anything; strut is good for nothing.

- Alexander Hamilton

Level Real Person

You can never connect on a deeper level if you idolise someone - you don't see the real person.

- Alexander Skarsgard

More Necessarily

Popular kids don't necessarily know who they are because they're so busy trying to conform. It's the outcasts who are more attuned to who they are. They're more self-aware, more real.

- Alexandra Robbins

Say Public Sector

But the real growth I must say in terms of the public sector for the Labor Department is really at state and local levels. That's where the real opportunities are today.

- Alexis Herman

Wealth Only

Contentment is the only real wealth.

- Alfred Nobel

Victory Evolution

In formal logic, a contradiction is the signal of defeat, but in the evolution of real knowledge it marks the first step in progress toward a victory.

- Alfred North Whitehead

Feel Heading

After a while, the characters I'm writing begin to feel real to me. That's when I know I'm heading in the right direction.

- Alice Hoffman

Love Fear

Fear is real, but so is love.

- Alice Walker

Farmers About

My real emphasis is on the farmers who are taking care of the land, the farmers who are really thinking about our nourishment.

- Alice Waters

Fact Finnish

I'm a real Swede! In fact, I'm a quarter Finnish.

- Alicia Vikander

Reason Read

I just met someone who read Gone With the Wind 62 times for exactly that same reason. She couldn't bear that it wasn't real. She wanted to live in it.

- Alison Bechdel

Goal Servant

Our goal is to make finance the servant, not the master, of the real economy.

- Alistair Darling

Truth Man

The real community of man is the community of those who seek the truth, of the potential knowers.

- Allan Bloom

Find Teams

The real good teams and the real great teams find a way to win.

- Allan Ray

Experience Bring

There are lots of things to do. Lots of movies to catch. Lots of places to visit... I try to bring in every real life experience into my acting.

- Allu Arjun

Change Climate Change

Climate change is real.

- Allyson Schwartz

Shocking Blond

I'm not a real blond... Shocking.

- Alona Tal

Angry Real Estate

People in real life cuss God out when they're angry. That's all real.

- Amber Tamblyn

Kid Excited

I'm real excited by a phone where I can look at my kid and talk to her face.

- Amy Heckerling

A Good Thing Having

I believe having judges with real world, frontline experience as a prosecutor is a good thing.

- Amy Klobuchar

Real Estate Very

I live a very real life.

- Anastacia

New Say

I hate people who say New Balance shoes are only for white people. That's not real.

- Anders Holm

Everyone Like

At my shows, I like everyone to have a good time... but, I like for us to be real because there's freedom in that.

- Andra Day

Survive Atmosphere

The atmosphere is great for people - it allows us to survive - but it's a real headache for astronomers.

- Andrea M. Ghez

Always Alongside

Ultimately, criticism that 'The Real World' has devolved into a lesser enterprise comes from the viewers who came of age alongside it, not the teens of the moment that MTV has always existed for.

- Andrea Seigel

Think Against

The real hate crime these days is the Orwellian intimidation wielded by the Left against those that don't think the way they do. It's worse than waterboarding.

- Andrew Breitbart

Muse Only

The only real inspiration or muse that I have is just the life that I live.

- Andy Biersack

Making Wanna

I'm not a confrontational person in real life, so I really don't wanna get into arguments or fistfights with people I'm making fun of.

- Andy Kindler

Growing Fantastic

What's fantastic is that there's a real growing appreciation for performance-capture technology as a tool for acting.

- Andy Serkis

Come Lives

In the real world, people just get on with their lives. And that's where AC/DC come in.

- Angus Young

Feel Here

Someone's got to be interested in how I feel, just because I'm here and I'm real.

- Ani DiFranco

Love Very

Real love is a pilgrimage. It happens when there is no strategy, but it is very rare because most people are strategists.

- Anita Brookner


Class is real. It can't be faked.

- Ann Landers

About Soft Spot

I have a real soft spot in my heart for librarians and people who care about books.

- Ann Richards

Imagine Deepening

The real romantics imagine greying and sagging and wrinkling as the deepening of something sacred.

- Ann Voskamp

Best Them

In real life I avoid all parties altogether, but on paper I can mingle with the best of them.

- Anne Tyler

Writing Obstacle

Research is not an obstacle, something to be frightened of. It can be one of the real joys of writing.

- Anthony Marra

Me Feel

I feel great at Real Sociedad. It is a second family for me.

- Antoine Griezmann

Team Then

I was 14 when I arrived at Real Sociedad. No team wanted me in France. I trialled for around eight clubs, and then Real came.

- Antoine Griezmann

Hope Become

I hope to become a real striker.

- Antoine Griezmann

Will Players

If you have the money and you find the one player who can make you win and make the difference, no matter how expensive he is, you should do it. But there are not many players in the world who will make a real difference.

- Arsene Wenger

Problem Television

Television has a real problem. They have no page two.

- Art Buchwald

Studying Frequently

I have frequently gained my first real insight into the character of parents by studying their children.

- Arthur Conan Doyle

Your Them

To find out your real opinion of someone, judge the impression you have when you first see a letter from them.

- Arthur Schopenhauer


I'm a real food know-it-all.

- Arthur Schwartz

King King Lear

The only time I've played a real baddy was when I was Regan in 'King Lear.'

- Ashley Jensen

Angel Jobs

I worked with her on the second season of Dark Angel in Vancouver, one of my first real jobs.

- Ashley Scott

Desire Will

The real end of prayer is not so much to get this or that single desire granted, as to put human life into full and joyful conformity with the will of God.

- Charles Bent

Going Been

A long time ago a bunch of people reached a general consensus as to what's real and what's not and most of us have been going along with it ever since.

- Charles de Lint

Count Still

I can't count how many of my friends are in the cemetery at Normandy, the heroes are still there, the real heroes.

- Charles Durning

Questions Going

The real questions are: Does it solve a problem? Is it serviceable? How is it going to look in ten years?

- Charles Eames

People My Life

I let people see the cracks in my life. We can't be phony. We've got to keep it real.

- Charles R. Swindoll

Will A Real Man

It takes a real man to make a true confession - a Chocolate Soldier will excuse or cloak his sin.

- Charles Studd

People Which

The real evil with which we have to contend is not the physical evil of the Famine, but the moral evil of the selfish, perverse and turbulent character of the people.

- Charles Trevelyan

Like Flashy

I drive an S80 Volvo; it's one of those real flashy cars. No, I just like it because I like a nice, cush ride; the Volvo is really cush, and it's powerful and fast.

- Cheech Marin

Think About

I interviewed a lot of people in India, and I asked my mother to send me a lot of Bengali books on the tradition of dream interpretation. It's a real way for me to remember how people think about things in my culture.

- Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

Learn University

What you learn at university is a good discipline but has little relevance to a real job.

- Chris Liddell

Friends Real Friends

L.A. just doesn't seem real to me. Chicago does. My real friends are there. It's home.

- Chris O'Donnell

Nothing About

Basically, what I'm saying is there is nothing fake about what I do. I'm up-front, I'm real, I'm honest and I'm open with my feelings.

- Christina Aguilera

Reason Director

To be honest, the real reason I did 'Drive' was because of Nicolas Winding Refn, the director.

- Christina Hendricks

Mom Something

My mom knows when something is real and something is not.

- Christina Ricci

Living Am

I rarely joke unless I'm in front of a camera. It's not what I am in real life. It's what I do for a living.

- Christopher Guest

Unique Cast

We're real fortunate to have such a unique cast.

- Christopher Meloni

Your Being

Being really likeable all the time is just not real life, so it's your duty to make a well-rounded character.

- Claire Foy

Air Come

If you at any point forget that Wookiees aren't real, it's time to come up for air.

- Claudia Gray

Want Heartbreak

I want people to know that I'm not just 'Chillin' It.' I'm a real person. There's heartbreak and trials, and I hope I put that in my music.

- Cole Swindell

Drummer Phil

Phil is a real drummer's drummer.

- Colin Greenwood

Shortcuts Desires

Criminals interest me, because they're driven by the same desires as we are, but they take these disastrous shortcuts and end up in a real mess.

- Colin Wilson

Real People Virtual

When you're with real people, you don't have to be with virtual people.

- Connor Franta

World Consciousness

The world is real. Consciousness is the illusion.

- Craig Bruce

Simple Keep

Do something real, and keep it simple.

- Craig Newmark

Like Real Name

I'd like to see someone try to make Cush Jumbo up. It's my real name.

- Cush Jumbo

Luck Believe

I believe in luck. My luck's real streaky.

- D. B. Sweeney

Doing About

One of my favorite things about doing movies is that you get to do different things you'd never do in real life.

- Dakota Fanning

Enough Being

It's sad that children don't spend enough time looking around and being amazed by what's in the real world.

- Damian Lewis

Always Rural

It's rural America. It's where I came from. We always refer to ourselves as real America. Rural America, real America, real, real, America.

- Dan Quayle

Time Real Time

The Highlander was a documentary, and events happened in real time.

- Dana Snyder

Myself Which

My mother gave me a real kick toward cooking, which was that if I wanted to eat, I'd better know how to do it myself.

- Daniel Craig

Kindergarten Chelsea

Andy Samberg and Chelsea Peretti went to kindergarten together. For real.

- Daniel J. Goor

Very Smaller

I've met real female NCIS agents who were smaller than I am. They were very petite.

- Daniela Ruah

Wrote Teenage

In my late teenage years, I developed a real passion for it, and wrote a lot of poetry.

- Danielle Steel

Work Read

I have an I.Q. of 100 plus a little bit. I have to work real hard to get things when I read.

- Darrell Issa

Strictly Speaking

Strictly speaking, there are no real substitutes for sexual satisfaction.

- Dashiell Hammett

Play Guy

My brand of humor is trying to play the situation as real as possible because I'm not the type of guy who is a joke a minute.

- Dave Franco

Best About

There's something about pulling out a real tape from a shelf and looking at it and knowing that 'Everlong' is on it, or 'Best of You' is on it, and it's really special.

- Dave Grohl

Look The Real World

If you look at music, you see theme, variation, you see symmetry, asymmetry, you see structure, and these are related to skills in the real world.

- Dave Van Ronk

Disease No Question

There's no question that the mind-body connection is real, even if we can't quantify it. Hope is one of the greatest weapons we have to fight disease.

- David Agus

Images Anymore

As a photographer, I'm interested in how dramatically photography has changed. Most images are not real or are composites, and most of us don't even know it anymore.

- David Allee

Wolf Crying

Crying wolf is a real danger.

- David Attenborough

Beauty Knocks

Real beauty knocks you a little bit off kilter.

- David Byrne