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My Life Stocking

I did not want to go out at 5:30 in the morning with my stocking cap and my navy pea coat on and shoot lines and grades for the rest of my life.

- A. James Clark

I Was Born Settled

Shortly after I was born he emigrated to Durban, where members of my mother's family had settled at the turn of the century, and the rest of the family followed soon thereafter.

- Aaron Klug

Bright Like

The philosophy of the school was quite simple - the bright boys specialised in Latin, the not so bright in science and the rest managed with geography or the like.

- Aaron Klug

Thought Like

The music of the Clovers and Spaniels and the rest was like candy to me. I couldn't get enough; my teachers probably thought I had attention deficit disorder.

- Aaron Neville

Standard Set

My eldest sister Beth is a doctor who studied at Harvard and Columbia and played basketball for Harvard. She set the athletic and academic standard for the rest of us to follow.

- Abby Wambach

Which In The Past

In the past, the West had tried to export one formula of democracy which should fit to the rest of the world, and they discovered that this doesn't work.

- Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair

Think I Think

We want to be, I think, an example for the rest of the Arab world, because there are a lot of people who say that the only democracy you can have in the Middle East is the Muslim Brotherhood.

- Abdullah II of Jordan

Call Very

A little of what you call frippery is very necessary towards looking like the rest of the world.

- Abigail Adams

Necessary Belly

It is as necessary for man to live in beauty rather than ugliness as it is necessary for him to have food for an aching belly or rest for a weary body.

- Abraham Maslow

Remember His

A man could spend the rest of his life trying to remember what he shouldn't have said.

- Abraham Polonsky

Sometimes Very

Antidepressants are very good, but it's a clinical cosh, really. Sometimes you have to be knocked out, just to stop; when you're in that state all you want to do is just sleep, and rest your body and your brain.

- Adam Ant

Learn Sure

In the military, you learn the essence of people. You see so many examples of self-sacrifice and moral courage. In the rest of life, you don't get that many opportunities to be sure of your friends.

- Adam Driver

Better More

Geniuses don't have better ideas than the rest of us. They just have more of them.

- Adam Grant

Kind Been

It's great to see that kind of support online. For people to be messaging myself, my nan and the rest of my family, all the support has been great.

- Adam Peaty

Thought Go

I went 59.9 sec. when I was 18 and thought, 'Hmm, that was fast - let's see how much faster we can go and what the rest of the world can do to keep up.'

- Adam Peaty

Think Very

Who knows - I would like to think that I'd be a fantastic president, and I'd be extremely levelheaded, and I'd be very fair, and I wouldn't persecute people, and I'd listen to the people that disagreed with me and all the rest of it, but who knows.

- Adam Rayner

Resting Lay

On the plains of hesitation lie the blackened bones of countless millions who at the dawn of victory lay down to rest, and in resting died.

- Adlai E. Stevenson

My Life Give

I had to make lifestyle changes and stick to them for the rest of my life. For instance, I've had to give up bread, rice, sugar, and oil completely.

- Adnan Sami

Country Which

We have this consolation, that it was the evident dispensation of God which brought us to this country; and still further, that if the world was all before us, where to choose our place of rest, we should not desire to leave Burmah.

- Adoniram Judson

Career Cops

I'd be plenty happy if I could keep playing scientists and cops for the rest of my career.

- Aisha Tyler

Feet Other

Usually after a shot, we look for a chair to rest our feet. In 'Oopiri,' it was the other way around. After every shot, I was on my feet, walking around the set trying to get the blood circulation in my legs working properly.

- Akkineni Nagarjuna

News Means

In our political system, money is power. And that means a few can have a lot more power than the rest. That's bad news for everyone else - and for our democracy itself.

- Al Franken

Question Increasingly

The signs that the world is spinning out of kilter are increasingly difficult to misinterpret. The question is how to convince enough people to join a critical mass of urgent opinion, in the U.S. and the rest of the world.

- Al Gore

My Life I Write

I know now that everything I write, I'm going to put out, and I'll have to live with it for the rest of my life.

- Al Yankovic

Harmony Atmosphere

Food is one part of the experience. And it has to be somewhere between 50 to 60 percent of the dining experience. But the rest counts as well: The mood, the atmosphere, the music, the feeling, the design, the harmony between what you have on the plate and what surrounds the plate.

- Alain Ducasse

Country Downtown

A multi-purpose stadium is an absolute must in order to invigorate our downtown and, simultaneously, let the rest of the country witness that we can get things done.

- Alan Autry

Over Figure

I figure lots of predictions is best. People will forget the ones I get wrong and marvel over the rest.

- Alan Cox

My Life Brazil

I could not spend the rest of my life sitting in Brazil writing down who called whom uncle and aunt.

- Alan Furst

Finance Wholly

Finance is wholly different from the rest the economy.

- Alan Greenspan

Last Figure

If you can last until you're 40 years old, hopefully you'll be mature enough to figure out the rest of the years.

- Alan Jackson

Making 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

Deep Batteries

When I'm off the road, my husband and I recharge our batteries. It's a day of deep rest and connection with the spiritual, and that can be anything - going for a walk in nature, being in silence, burning incense.

- Alanis Morissette

Mine Set

Mine is a job that never ends, a function where it is almost impossible to set aside time to rest or take a breather.

- Alber Elbaz

Movie Cut

Once you sign on as an actor, you know, you don't go to the editing room, you don't see how they cut, you don't see how they score, you don't see how they cast the rest of the movie.

- Albert Brooks

God Thoughts

I want to know all Gods thoughts; all the rest are just details.

- Albert Einstein

My Life Could

Only reality interests me now and I know I could spend the rest of my life in copying a chair.

- Alberto Giacometti

New In The Past

Each film and each character is a completely new set of challenges. It doesn't feel like you can rest on something you may have done well in the past.

- Alden Ehrenreich

Cookbook Once

Once you make a cookbook, you live with it as your own for the rest of your life, like a yearbook.

- Alex Guarnaschelli

Mountains Sings

There are two kinds of climbers: those who climb because their heart sings when they're in the mountains, and all the rest.

- Alex Lowe

My Life Over

I don't want to be totally repetitive and doing the same thing over and over again for the rest of my life. I don't want to do that at all.

- Alex Pareene

Created Sealed

People - especially the geeks who created it - have tended to look at the Internet as something that's hermetically sealed: there's the Internet and the rest of the world. But that's not how people want to use the Internet. They want to use it as a way of better navigating the real world.

- Alex Steffen

Woman Give

When a woman gets dressed up to go out at night, she wants to give 50% away, and hold the rest back. If you're an open book, there's no allure.

- Alexander McQueen


A cherub's face, a reptile all the rest.

- Alexander Pope

Always Studio

I've always said I'm not the kind of designer who likes to lock himself away in a studio and let the rest of the company deal with it. I work very closely with everyone on the team.

- Alexander Wang

Through Very

Designing a product and understanding how it filters through into the market and into the rest of the company is very important to me.

- Alexander Wang

Doing Africa

In Africa, we filled up all available time busily doing not much, and then we wasted the rest.

- Alexandra Fuller

Graduation May

I woke up on May 15, 1991, the day of my Barnard graduation, and I said to myself, 'By the end of today you will decide what you want to do with the rest of your life.'

- Alexandra Guarnaschelli

Take Prefer

I prefer rogues to imbeciles, because they sometimes take a rest.

- Alexandre Dumas

World Greece

Greece gave democracy to the rest of the world.

- Alexis Tsipras

Law Wealth

Individual and national rights to wealth rest on the basis of civil and international law, or at least of custom that has the force of law.

- Alfred Marshall

Love My Life

I work on a TV show I love, I have the opportunity to do movies with actors I respect, and I'm in love with the man I want to spend the rest of my life with, who pushes me and excites me.

- Ali Larter

My Life Expect

I fully expect to be doing yoga for the rest of my life.

- Ali MacGraw

May Soul Mate

Conjoined twins simply may not need sex-romance partners as much as the rest of us do. Throughout time and space, they have described their condition as something like being attached to a soul mate.

- Alice Dreger

Teach Will

I will settle down & teach for the rest of my days.

- Alice Paul

Sabbath Surely

Anybody can observe the Sabbath, but making it holy surely takes the rest of the week.

- Alice Walker

Responsibility Young

As an elder of the Americas and of the rest of the planet, it is my responsibility to care for and protect, to the best of my ability, the young.

- Alice Walker

Think Some

People tend to think that life really does progress for everyone eventually, that people progress, but actually only some people progress. The rest of the people don't.

- Alice Walker

Week Every Day

During the week I have workout every day from 9 to noon, then I get to rest, then back to the gym from 4:30 P.M. to 8:30 P.M.

- Alicia Sacramone

Often Recipes

One of the things that often frustrates me with cookbooks is that there are one or two recipes that are really good and the rest of them are not so great.

- Alicia Silverstone

Shut Surrounding

As adults, when we attend to something in the world we are vividly conscious of that particular thing, and we shut out the surrounding world. The classic metaphor is that attention is like a spotlight, illuminating one part of the world and leaving the rest in darkness.

- Alison Gopnik

Life Your

What's wrong with extreme dieting and hard-core fitness plans is that they don't take into account the rest of your life.

- Alison Sweeney

Became Britain

'Britain's Royal Families' became my first published book, in 1989, from The Bodley Head, and the rest of the story is - dare I say it? - history!

- Alison Weir

Believe Having

I don't believe in having a rest day.

- Alistair Brownlee

Desire Racing

We're involved in racing because there's that element of competition. But there's that desire to push yourself beyond the natural comfort zone and the boundaries that are preset if you like, and to be better than the rest.

- Allan McNish

Learn Like

There are lots of things about me that aren't like the rest of my friends. But I try to learn as much about millennials as I can so I can stay afloat among them.

- Allison Williams

Teen Potent

Teen fandom is so potent. Any choice they make in pop culture forces the rest of the world to take notice.

- Alycia Debnam-Carey

Self-Esteem Based

The power that you have as a young woman, unless you have great self-esteem, is largely based on how the rest of the world reacts to you. And so it's kind of a superficial confidence that you have, you know?

- Amanda de Cadenet

Analytical Very

The curriculum of the school did not neglect India's cultural, analytical and scientific heritage, but was very involved also with the rest of the world.

- Amartya Sen

Karma Author

As a writer, it's important to stay true to your story without giving a hoot about publishers, critics and readers. You should do your karma as an author the way you want to, and rest is up to God.

- Amish Tripathi

I Am Passport

I have a British passport, but the rest of my family have Indian passports, and I am Indian.

- Amit Bhatia

Business Weekends

I do my business in the morning, and then at 2 P.M., I write fiction for the rest of the day. I like my husband, so I don't work at weekends.

- Amy Bloom

My Life Doing

I'm sure I'll be doing something of social or political worth the rest of my life.

- Amy Carter

Compete Tell

When I compete, I tell myself to be calm. It's not something that's the rest of your life. You're in gymnastics for fun.

- Amy Chow

Think I Think

I think it's really important for my daughter to see her parents being physically fit and for that to be a part of her life. The examples we set for her will stay with her the rest of her life.

- Ana Ortiz

Having Raising

My children without a doubt are my greatest accomplishment. If I did nothing else I would feel just having and raising them would be enough. The rest is icing.

- Andie MacDowell

Goal My Life

My goal is to do cartwheels for the rest of my life.

- Andie MacDowell

One Percent Had

I realize that I'm in the top one percent of the world. I've traveled a lot. I've seen immense poverty in the world, and I can't live with everything I've had and be comfortable with everything I have unless I do something for the rest of the world.

- Andie MacDowell

Work Use

No theory is good unless it permits, not rest, but the greatest work. No theory is good except on condition that one use it to go on beyond.

- Andre Gide

Still Heartily

Eating at home is fine, as I can easily work around the foods that don't agree with me and still eat heartily with the rest of my family. I don't force them to follow my diet.

- Andrea McLean

Literature Read

My favorite literature to read is fairly dry history. I like the framework, and my imagination can do the rest.

- Andrew Bird

Perfect Bodies

Human beings and plants have co-evolved for millions of years, so it makes perfect sense that our complex bodies would be adapted to absorb needed, beneficial compounds from complex plants and ignore the rest.

- Andrew Weil

Mind Over

That particular odyssey is now over. My mind is now at rest.

- Andrew Wiles

Teacher Six

Most of us end up with no more than five or six people who remember us. Teachers have thousands of people who remember them for the rest of their lives.

- Andy Rooney

Grow Will

Gollum is my picture of Dorian Gray. He will be with me for the rest of life, and I will grow to look more like him as I get older.

- Andy Serkis

College My Life

There was a period when I'd just come out of college where I'd been playing classical guitar and I suddenly realised that it wasn't what I wanted to do with the rest of my life.

- Andy Summers

Wrong Way Dad

If I played Bond, my dad probably wouldn't know what to do with himself. He'd probably put his shoes on the wrong way for the rest of his life!

- Aneurin Barnard

Huge Difference Am

There's a huge difference between who I am when I make music and who I am the rest of the time.

- Angel Haze

Allow Making

But at the same time you can't assume that making a difference 20 years ago is going to allow you to sort of live on the laurels of those victories for the rest of your life.

- Angela Davis

Mother Took

My mother took my picture to a model agency and the rest is history.

- Angie Everhart

Think Very

I'm not very popular, because they're bleak and they're mournful and all the rest of it and I get censorious reviews. But I'm only writing fiction. I'm not making munitions, so I think it's acceptable.

- Anita Brookner

Strong Small

Most large media firms make outsized investments to acquire and market a small number of titles with strong hit potential, and bank on their sales to make up for middling performance in the rest of their catalogs.

- Anita Elberse

Been Andre

I read way, way more Andre Norton than could possibly have been healthy. It was a short hop from her to the rest of the library's science fictional and fantastic holdings.

- Ann Leckie

Year Very

My family owned a furniture/appliance store near Kingston, Jamaica. I worked there all summer but lived in a very structured environment the rest of the year at an all-girl Catholic boarding school.

- Ann-Marie Campbell

Caught Resonates

Artists are the people that no matter what, pick up the pen, pick up a paintbrush. They take the time to translate what is happening to create something that resonates deeply with the rest of the people that are caught in the middle of their own reality.

- Anna Deavere Smith

Think Mattered

And I don't have to listen to a sermon to know what to think or feel about them. It's almost as if I absorbed completely what mattered most to me, and the rest could go.

- Anna Quindlen

Death Pass

O Death, rock me asleep, bring me to quiet rest, let pass my weary guiltless ghost out of my careful breast.

- Anne Boleyn

Delusion Separate

Women are women, and so are men, and the delusion that we are spiritually separate from or are about to spiritually separate from the rest of existence is a psychosis that spins us into virulence.

- Anohni

Play Career

I don't want to only play the leading man for the rest of my career.

- Ansel Elgort

My Life Die

I could do one show after another in China for the rest of my life and still die ignorant. There's a lot of places left to go.

- Anthony Bourdain

Die Career

I could do nothing but Brooklyn shows for the rest of my career, and I could die ignorant.

- Anthony Bourdain