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 : 83
Which Patron

Tennyson seems to be the patron saint of the wishy washies, which is perhaps why I admire him so much, not only as a poet, but as a man.

- A. N. Wilson

Knees Patron

Let's get on our knees and pray. I don't know to whom. Is there a patron saint of ballistics gel?

- Adam Savage

Fired Son-In-Law

At Yves Saint Laurent, I felt like the son-in-law - like I was part of the family, but not quite. When I was fired, I felt like the widow.

- Alber Elbaz

Man Does

A man does not have to be an angel in order to be saint.

- Albert Schweitzer

Myself Fault

I find it grotesque when clothes hit you in the face and there's no room for fault. But I don't expect to turn things around all by myself. I'm not a saint.

- Alexander McQueen

Mad Madmen

The worst of madmen is a saint run mad.

- Alexander Pope

Dead Edited

Saint: A dead sinner revised and edited.

- Ambrose Bierce

More Thomas

I have a portrait of Saint Thomas More in my office.

- Andrew Cuomo

Going Some

I'm not going to pretend I'm some saint, because I'm not.

- Andrew Lincoln

Own About

Existentialism is about being a saint without God; being your own hero, without all the sanction and support of religion or society.

- Anita Brookner

Angel Human Being

I'm not a saint. I'm not an angel. I'm a human being.

- Annie Lennox

Young Like

There is no sinner like a young saint.

- Aphra Behn

Great Man Important

To be a great man and a saint for oneself, that is the only important thing.

- Charles Baudelaire

Before However

Martyrs - those killed because of their Catholic faith - can be beatified even if they don't perform a miracle. However, all beatified individuals must stage a certifiable miracle before being made a saint.

- Charles Duhigg

Living More

Living with a saint is more grueling than being one.

- Christian Nestell Bovee

Means Patron

You know, Christianity has its own superstition anyway: Why you turn three times, what this saint means, why you pray to the patron saint of lost causes, why you go this way or that way.

- Ciaran Hinds

Means Patron

Christianity has its own superstition, anyway: Why you turn three times, what this saint means, why you pray to the patron saint of lost causes, why you go this way or that way.

- Ciaran Hinds

Like Cop

I like the yin-yang of a cop's life, where he's part fascist and part saint. That's where the good dramas are.

- Clark Johnson


I'm far from a saint.

- Clay Guida

Men Able

I was able to do The Saint of Fort Washington, on the relationship between two homeless men.

- Danny Glover

Human Being Being

My basic philosophy is that no human being is a saint.

- David Maraniss

Strong Wanting

I have quite a strong sense of wanting to sort of, wanting to help others. I'm not claiming I'm a saint, but I have a genuine, genuine belief in trying to help others.

- John Key

Influences Were

My earliest influences were Coco Chanel and Yves Saint Laurent.

- Bella Freud

Will Christ

The day is coming when there will not be one sick saint in the body of Christ.

- Benny Hinn

Some Felt

I have Tom Ford, Gucci, Saint Laurent, McQueen, and odd pieces that I've just acquired because I happened to have come across them and felt they have some historical resonance.

- Hamish Bowles

Loved Intimate

Yves Saint Laurent didn't have friends. He loved nobody. He was intimate with nobody.

- Betty Catroux

Resume Subject

Haute couture is a legitimate subject for Yves Saint Laurent and could resume one day.

- Hedi Slimane

Sleep His

No man can become a saint in his sleep.

- Henry Drummond

Woman Statesman

My father was a statesman, I am a political woman. My father was a saint. I am not.

- Indira Gandhi

His Resembles

A pig resembles a saint in that he is more honored after death than during his lifetime.

- Irma S. Rombauer

Never Proclaimed

I'm no saint. I'm no angel. I never proclaimed to be.

- Chad Johnson

Business Mountains

Yves Saint Laurent will never go out of business so long as I'm buying mountains of Touche Eclat.

- Deirdre O'Kane

Want Call

Don't call me a saint. I don't want to be dismissed so easily.

- Dorothy Day

Kind Justified

It's kind of weird because 'Saint George' shoots on the exact same lot that 'Justified' did and, actually, the exact same soundstage, too.

- Jenn Lyon

Like About

What I like about Yves Saint Laurent Black Opium is that it's an understated scent that's somehow familiar.

- Edie Campbell

Simple Asking

A saint is a person who gives of themself without asking for anything in return. That's how simple it is to be a saint. Try it! Try being a saint.

- Edward James Olmos

Best Most

The creed of a true saint is to make the best of life, and to make the most of it.

- Edwin Hubbel Chapin

Crusade Reagan

In the course of his ongoing crusade for Medicaid expansion, Ohio governor John Kasich has suggested that Ronald Reagan, Saint Peter, and God Himself all would support his plan to accept Obamacare's Medicaid expansion.

- Edwin Meese

Good Lead

You don't become a saint until you lead a good life whether in Tibet or Italy or America.

- Kenneth Rexroth

Love Donald

Steve Zahn and I like to go to dinner, and we love to go to Chef Donald Link's Herb Saint.

- Kim Dickens

Patron William

William Bennett is my patron saint, one of them. Redd Foxx is another.

- Kinky Friedman

Like Patron

I want to be like the patron saint of reality.

- Fiona Apple

Woman Like

Yves Saint Laurent was the first person who made me feel like a woman.

- Laetitia Casta

Old Terribly

I find men terribly exciting, and any girl who says she doesn't is an anemic old maid, a streetwalker, or a saint.

- Lana Turner

Fate Sure

There are people who recall my father as a saint and a monster. I'm quite sure I will share the same fate.

- Franz Wright

Drawings Sketches

All the drawings and sketches and clothes of Yves Saint Laurent in the '70s were so colorful, so bright.

- Frida Giannini

About Amorous

About the Saint's amorous adventures, by the way, I can't speak so brazenly.

- Leslie Charteris

Will Having

There is no Latter day Saint who dies after having lived a faithful life who will lose anything because of having failed to do certain things when opportunities were not furnished him or her.

- Lorenzo Snow

Ashamed Bourgeois

I was kind of ashamed of my bourgeois family as a teenager, I guess - I had dreadlocks, shopped in thrift stores and pretended I had no money. At that time, I would have spat on a girl who was buying Yves Saint Laurent.

- Lou Doillon

Some Over

In the case of the 'Saint' movie, I did do some research. I visited a few shelters. But usually, my stuff just comes out. I don't have any control over that.

- Lyle Kessler

Years Convert

Saint Ignatius was a convert and disciple of S. John the Evangelist. He was appointed by S. Peter to succeed Evodius in the see of Antioch, and he continued in his bishopric full forty years.

- Sabine Baring-Gould

Heart Other

Let us consider the glorious Saint Paul: it seems that no other name fell from his lips than that of Jesus, because the name of Jesus was fixed and embedded in his heart.

- Saint Teresa of Avila

Hands Own

The hands of Yves Saint Laurent are something really important - two real characters on their own.

- Pierre Niney

Better Gilded

This age thinks better of a gilded fool Than of a threadbare saint in wisdom's school.

- Thomas Dekker

Other His

The difference between a saint and a hypocrite is that one lies for his religion, the other by it.

- Minna Antrim

Visiting Set

I like visiting people's homes on Saint Joseph's Day, when people set up altars, serve food as a tribute to the saint, and invite the public - I enjoy that much more than Mardi Gras.

- Poppy Z. Brite

Too Guess

I guess I'm way too kind and generous, and a saint - if you can believe that!

- R. L. Stine

Death Matter

In death, you get upgraded into a saint no matter how much people hated you in life.

- Sarah Vowell

Been Which

I am not going to say I have been a saint. I have not been a perfect man. None is perfect but the Father, which is in Heaven.

- Ralph Abernathy

King Human Being

I wanted to show that Martin Luther King was simply a human being, not a god, not a saint.

- Ralph Abernathy

Perfect Role

Just the title of 'American Idol' is something that people can look up to. I'm not Saint Scott, I'm not Mr. Perfect, but I want to be that role model.

- Scotty McCreery

Woman Very

The Latter-day Saint woman who follows Christ is a true Christian in the very best sense of the word. She is a woman of faith who trusts God and is confident and fearless.

- Margaret D. Nadauld

Bible Been

Is it experimental to have been influenced by the Bible? By Saint Augustine?

- Marguerite Young

Edited Rosary

Personally, I am thrilled that I can now let my characters clasp a rosary, mention confession or invoke the intercession of a saint without it being edited out of my story.

- Regina Doman

Goal Ultimate Goal

My ultimate goal is to become a saint.

- Marisa Berenson

Divided Could

The revolution of Saint Domingo was taking its course. I saw that the whites could not endure, because they were divided and because they were overpowered by numbers; I congratulated myself that I was a black man.

- Toussaint Louverture

Beginning Read

At the beginning of the troubles of Saint Domingo, I felt that I was destined to great things. When I received this divine intimation, I was four and fifty years of age; I could neither read nor write.

- Toussaint Louverture

Director Lovely

I worked with Roger Moore on three episodes of 'The Saint.' He is a lovely man, a good director, and was my favourite actor to work with.

- Shirley Eaton

Everybody Dior

Your priority has to be the creativity - and build a brand. That's what everybody did - Balenciaga, Dior, Saint Laurent. That's the smart thing to do.

- Nicolas Ghesquiere

Think Patron

Presidents in wartime, embattled presidents, unpopular presidents, they all look to Lincoln. He's their patron saint because no president was more embattled or more unpopular than Lincoln was during his presidency. We think he was born on Mount Rushmore. Not so.

- Richard Norton Smith

Reason Next

Warner Bros offered me the next Batman, and the only reason that I didn't do it was because of The Saint.

- Val Kilmer

Like Very

I don't want to pretend to be a prophet or a saint. I'm very conscious of my limitations. I know my flaws. But I don't like lying.

- Norman Finkelstein

Lazy Prefer

An industrious sinner I much prefer to a lazy saint.

- Sophie Kerr

Claim Another

I claim there ain't Another Saint As great as Valentine.

- Ogden Nash

England Patron

All Scouts should know about St. George. St. George is the Patron Saint of England; he is also the Patron Saint of cavalry in all countries, and therefore Patron Saint of Scouts.

- Robert Baden-Powell

Door Argument

Myself when young did eagerly frequent doctor and saint, and heard great argument about it and about: but evermore came out by the same door as in I went.

- Omar Khayyam

Character Means

Character in a saint means the disposition of Jesus Christ persistently manifested.

- Oswald Chambers

Finest George

George Wendt is a saint. And one of the finest American actors that we have.

- Max Greenfield

Like Act

The more I had to act like a saint, the more I felt like being a sinner.

- Max von Sydow

Love Delivering

Be a warrior when it comes to delivering on your ambitions. And a saint when it comes to treating people with respect, modeling generosity, and showing up with outright love.

- Robin S. Sharma

Satan Sees

Satan trembles when he sees the weakest saint upon their knees.

- William Cowper

Owes Which

God hath made it a debt which one saint owes to another to carry their names to a throne of grace.

- William Gurnall

Maybe Betty

I knew him, but never felt that I got really close to Saint Laurent. But who really did? Betty Catroux, maybe.

- Suzy Menkes