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Shake

Total Quotes : 182
Sometimes Plate

Well, sometimes if I go out to dinner with my family, people will come up to me and put their hand across my plate for me to shake, sometimes when I have a bite of food in my mouth. I find this a bit disturbing.

- Abdul Qadeer Khan

Chains Haunt

O, my past years in Rangoon are spectres to haunt my soul; and they seem to laugh at me as they shake the chains they have riveted on me.

- Adoniram Judson

Doing Been

My dad would always tell me, 'When you meet a man, look him in his eye and shake his hand,' and that's just something I've been doing for a long time.

- Adrian Peterson

Soul Might

No matter how hard the loss, defeat might serve as well as victory to shake the soul and let the glory out.

- Al Gore

Sometimes Some

I'm not a malicious person. When you get past the tattoos and leather, I give people a fair shake. There are periods when I've sowed some wild oats, no doubt about it. And I can party with some of the heavyweights. There are some stories about me that, yeah, where there's smoke there's fire. But sometimes the smoke is just smoke.

- Al Jourgensen

Always Been

That Beatle euphoria has always been there, and it's hard to be in a room with a Beatle and try to be totally natural. You never shake that off.

- Alan Parsons

Love Like

I love the interaction with different kinds of people. I like to shake things up, make a difference.

- Alan Siegel

Cut Throat

It is such a cut throat industry where you get knocked down so much and get rejected so much. If you do not back yourself up, no one else is going to so you really need to learn to get up, shake the sand off your chest and keep going.

- Alex O'Loughlin

Advice Some

The best advice that I can offer is that being proactive and a careful planner is key. Think about the major things that could shake up your financial life, and I'll bet there are some great ways to protect yourself.

- Alexa Von Tobel

Thought Part

I started running outside when I was at 'Biggest Loser.' Then I got runner's knee, and thought I was never going to be able to shake it. When I overcame that and ran the L.A. Marathon, it was such an amazing thing, and now running is such a part of my routine.

- Alison Sweeney

Chance Career

I've spent my career trying to help people without connections understand what's going on so that they have a chance of getting a fair shake from the connected and the powerful.

- Allan Sloan

Me Still

I still can't shake the Nebraska off of me.

- Andrew Rannells

Stories Reader

I feel that these stories are being written to articulate certain confusions and disappointments, and I do mean to shake up the reader, and I do hope they're on target.

- Ann Beattie

Dress Like

There are songs where no matter how much you know you shouldn't - like the Ying Yang Twins' 'Shake' - I'll be in a dress, and I'll krump to it. It's horrible!

- Anna Chlumsky

Cares I Write

When I write, I can shake off all my cares.

- Anne Frank

Dancing Fingers

When I shake someone's hand, I apply the lightest pressure on their wrist with my index and middle fingers and lead them across my body to my left. The cross-body lead is actually a move from salsa dancing. I'm finding out what kind of a partner they're going to be, and I know that if they follow my lead, I can do whatever I want with them.

- Apollo Robbins

Through Las Vegas

I was at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas, and I was performing at a show there. Jimmy Carter was going to be coming through with his Secret Service detail. The manager pulled me aside, and they didn't want me to shake Jimmy Carter's hand because they were afraid it would make the news if I stole from him.

- Apollo Robbins

Through Cop

One night I was driving and so infatuated with dipping French fries into my milk shake that I drove right through a stop sign. The cop who pulled me over had no mercy.

- Arielle Kebbel

Always Slightly

I always felt slightly grubbier than most American people. I was never quite as groomed as everyone else, never quite as fit as anyone else. I didn't have my protein shake and my vitamins.

- Ashley Jensen

Myself Give

I give myself a cheat day where I annihilate my diet. I'm an all-American girl, so I go for a burger and fries and a shake.

- Ashley Wagner

Very Olympic

To win two Olympic golds in a row like Daley Thompson is very special. One day, I'm going to have to meet Daley, shake his hand, and thank him for giving me something to chase after.

- Ashton Eaton

Young Been

I grew up Catholic, and when you've grown up, and these belief systems have been presented to you at a young, impressionable age, I don't know that you can shake them. Even if your rational mind tells you something else, sometimes they're so deeply ingrained that they are with you for the rest of your life.

- Charlie Cox

Kind Will

I tell the person I won't take a picture or sign the autograph, but I will shake their hand. That kind of personal touch is all they're really seeking.

- Chevy Chase

Hands Nashville

Now that I'm in 'Nashville,' the thing that I'm loving the most is co-writing. You walk into the room and you shake hands with someone you've never met before and you walk out four hours later and you've got this thing... sharing ideas and everything, it's almost magical, like a miracle.

- Chip Esten

Dead Been

Lately, I can't shake the feeling that I've been living a dream for the last 10 years or so; I can't account for most of my 20s, and I have to continually remind myself that certain people are dead now and many of my friends have children.

- Chris Ware

Butter Gonna

I'm a total protein shake junkie nerd. I get creative every morning - you never know what you're gonna get in my shake... fruit? Peanut butter? Ice-cream?

- Christina Perri

New Like

A new idea is like carbonated liquid in a bottle. You just sort of shake it until the cork pops, then you write and write.

- Christopher Buckley

Kind Rigor

We just can't shake monogamy. It definitely demands a kind of rigor and discipline and selflessness. But it's also fun.

- Claire Danes

Being Trained

I'm being trained to shake the bon-bon appropriately.

- Clay Aiken

Hands Bad

When I used to wrestle professionally, I preferred being the bad guy known as 'The Heel;' you would get to 'work the crowd,' getting them to hate you and want to see you lose, while the good guy 'Babyface' would walk in, smile and shake hands with a few kids, and his acting job was done.

- Conan Stevens

Think I Think

As it relates to society in general, I think we are inviting God's judgment on our nation when we shake our fist at him and say, 'We know better than you as to what constitutes a marriage.'

- Dan T. Cathy

Sure Virtually

There is virtually nothing I wouldn't be willing to do, to try and make sure that children have a fair shake in life.

- Daniel Keys Moran

Doing Wondering

My first tic was to shake my head violently. I was in karate class, and I was shaking violently. All of a sudden, I just started to notice that the teacher was looking at me, and all the kids were wondering what I was doing. I suddenly felt really strange.

- Dash Mihok

Lie I Think

I think the lie we've told people in the marketplace is that a degree gets you a job. A degree doesn't get you a job. What gets you a job is the ability to carry yourself into that room and shake a hand and look someone in the eye and have people skills. These are the things that cause people to become successful.

- Dave Ramsey

Hands One Thing

One thing is certain, You can't shake hands with a fist.

- David Allan Coe

Aware Your

To shake your rump is to be environmentally aware.

- David Byrne

Play Drowning

I wanted to play around with the format, really tear it to pieces and shake it up. For example, if Mitch saves someone from drowning, and that person then goes out and releases a virus that kills a million people. Imagine the moral implications of that.

- David Hasselhoff

Been Very

One of my very greatest fears as a child was being ridiculed in public. And there it was coming true. As a television presenter, I'd been respected. People come up to you in the street and shake your hand and talk to you in a respectful way.

- David Icke

Diamonds Hands

I'm fascinated by diamonds. When I put diamonds on, my hands start to shake.

- Debra Messing

Hands Learned

I was hesitant to go around and shake hands, just go up and stick my hand out to strangers. Then I learned to stick my hand out.

- Jim Edgar

Like Other

I like people who shake other people up and make them feel uncomfortable.

- Jim Morrison

Still Cops

Elvis was the only man from Northeast Mississippi who could shake his hips and still be loved by rednecks, cops, and hippies.

- Jimmy Buffett

Other Part

Part of my act is meant to shake you up. It looks like I'm being funny, but I'm reminding you of other things. Life is tough, darling. Life is hard. And we better laugh at everything; otherwise, we're going down the tube.

- Joan Rivers

Succession Violent

By a series of violent shocks, the nations in succession have struggled to shake off the Past, to reverse the action of Time and the verdict of success, and to rescue the world from the reign of the dead.

- John Acton

Wants Sweetheart

Who wants to shake the hand of the first man to put it to America's sweetheart.

- John Agar

Tell Needed

The spirit around leaving New York, for me, was that I just felt I needed to do something really outside of my comfort zone. And I really couldn't tell you at the time why I needed to do it. It wasn't like I was running from something dark; it was a desire to shake things up.

- John Curran

Going Been

Hitchhiking was such a pure form of existence. You'd wake up in the morning, and you'd have no idea what your day was going to be. And that's something I've never been able to shake. I loved that.

- John Hawkes

Hollywood Away

It's funny: I've always had the analogy of a snow globe, that Hollywood is a snow globe. No, it's true. If you shake it up, you can look at it and really enjoy it. But don't ever go in. Don't ever buy into it and be like, 'I deserve all of this!' because it can go away at any time, so just have a lot of fun.

- John Krasinski

Life Years

I call it 'the Etch A Sketch life.' Every few years, you should shake that thing up.

- John Tesh

Hell Hundred

Give me one hundred preachers who fear nothing but sin and desire nothing but God, and I care not whether they be clergymen or laymen, they alone will shake the gates of Hell and set up the kingdom of Heaven upon Earth.

- John Wesley

Beginning Hands

When you talk to a Latin American president, they make you feel so tiny right from the beginning, right from the moment when they shake your hands.

- Jorge Ramos

Drama Going

'Shameless' is going to shake up television. Any drama is good drama. Bring it.

- Justin Chatwin

Hands Surgeon

No one looks at your hands to see how much they shake when you are interviewed to be a surgeon. The physical skills required are no greater than for writing cursive script. If an operation requires so much skill only a few surgeons can do it, you modify the operation to make it simpler.

- Atul Gawande

Dream Your Dream

Hold on to your dream. Don't let the people shake you from your dream.

- Avery Brooks

Best Use

I'm always down to try a new burger, but Shake Shack is still my top. What makes them so special is for the bread they use Martin's potato rolls which is just the best hamburger buns ever.

- Aziz Ansari

New Big

One of the big things I miss about New York is not my friends so much; it's Shake Shack, the burger place. I miss Shake Shack.

- Aziz Ansari

Voice Rising

Take off your bedroom slippers. Put on your marching shoes,' he said, his voice rising as applause and cheers mounted. 'Shake it off. Stop complainin'. Stop grumblin'. Stop cryin'. We are going to press on. We have work to do.

- Barack Obama

Hands Gerry

If somebody had told me in the 1980s that Gerry Adams would shake hands with Ian Paisley or Peter Robinson I would have said put that man in a white suit and lock him up in a padded cell.

- Barry McGuigan

Give Some

I've had some threaten not to give Communion to me, even though they don't know my position, just because I'm a Democrat. I've had cardinals refuse to shake my hand because I'm a Democrat.

- Bart Stupak

Maybe Powder

Protein, we keep being told, is the vital nutrient that will give us a boost. It will burn fat, build muscle, reduce tiredness and kill our hunger pangs. Maybe if we shake enough protein powder into our daily smoothie, we will actually morph into Gwyneth Paltrow.

- Bee Wilson

Very Jennifer

In our culture, we get very much into shorthanding people. And I got shorthanded as That Guy: Jennifer Lopez, movies bombed, therefore he must be a sort of thoughtless dilettante, solipsistic consumer blahblahblah. It's hard to shake those sort of narratives.

- Ben Affleck

Note Quote

Shake was a dramatist of note; He lived by writing things to quote.

- H. C. Bunner

Year Been

I've not been an admirer of contemporary music since punk rock went off the boil in 1977, but once a year I'll listen to 'Spiral Scratch' by the Buzzcocks, or 'Hippy Hippy Shake' by the Swinging Blue Jeans. Otherwise, I can put up with Chopin or shakuhachi flute in the background.

- Billy Childish

Hands Himself

A human being's first responsibility is to shake hands with himself.

- Henry Winkler

Standing Up Downs

I do this 'Walker shake.' You got to get knocked down many times, shake it off. Life is about ups and downs, and you got to keep standing up.

- Herschel Walker

Hands Trump

When you see Obama and Trump shake hands and seem to show respect to one another - that is what we need.

- Brad Paisley

My Life Bottom

I was fortunate enough to have a situation in my life where everything did shake out and hit rock bottom, and I did see who was standing there and really saw who had my back for real.

- Brantley Gilbert

Think I Think

I think for anybody reading the book they're going to get an idea in their heads of all those characters, and I think that once that gets fixed, it's quite hard to shake.

- Hugh Dancy

Embrace Idea

I admit I can't shake the idea that there is virtue in suffering, that there is a sort of psychic economy, whereby if you embrace success, happiness and comfort, these things have to be paid for.

- Hugh Laurie

Awful Lot Lives

As unique as we all are, an awful lot of us want the same things. We want to shake up our current less-than-fulfilling lives. We want to be happier, more loving, forgiving and connected with the people around us.

- Brene Brown

Thought Deal

When I first started out in the entertainment business, I made a list of people I thought it would be good to meet. Not people who could give me a job or a deal, but people who could shake me up, teach me something, challenge my ideas about myself and the world.

- Brian Grazer

Peace Hands

You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.

- Indira Gandhi

New Still

I'm still walking around New York like a tourist staring up at all the skyscrapers. I wave at people, I shake hands, I help ladies with strollers.

- Jack McBrayer

Ideas Been

There aren't that many things left that haven't already been done, especially with music. I'm interested in ideas that can shake us all up.

- Jack White

Cost Happen

Sometimes you have to shake the tree in order to make things happen. And if that has a political cost, I will take it, as long as it saves lives.

- Carmen Yulin Cruz

Hands Inside

Anyone who said he wasn't afraid during the civil rights movement was either a liar or without imagination. I was scared all the time. My hands didn't shake but inside I was shaking.

- James L. Farmer, Jr.

Upset Bad

If there is something occurring that is so bad that it could be considered a crime against humanity, it has to be transmitted with anguish, with pain, and create an impact in people - upset them, shake them up, wake them out of their everyday routine.

- James Nachtwey

Cold Recovery

In typical sailing races a long time ago, you'd come in and go out, and the first thing you'd do is probably have a cold beer. The first thing we do now is have a protein shake and our recovery drink.

- James Spithill

Fur Very

The raccoons, foxes, beavers, chinchillas, minks, rabbits, and yes, sometimes even dogs and cats that are killed for fur are not very different from your beloved dog or cat. They all have eyes, ears and hearts. They all experience pain when they are physically maimed. They shake with fear when they experience terror.

- Jane Velez-Mitchell

Singing Doing

When I started really singing I was 17, 18 years old. I used to go around trying to be a singer in the Bronx. My knees would shake but I learned by doing.

- Dominic Chianese

I Wish Makes

We ourselves hold the instrument that makes us fat. I just shake my head when I see someone eating cake and saying, 'Oh, I wish I wasn't heavy.' But they keep eating the cake!

- Jean Nidetch

Young Studio

My dad, Bob Blum, used to dash across Grand Central's main terminal catwalk several times daily as a young CBS correspondent, running copy from newsroom to studio and back - because CBS' first broadcasts were from Grand Central Terminal. The pictures on people's television sets used to shake when the trains came in!

- Jenna Blum

Love Before

I fall asleep feeling beautiful. Then, in the morning, before I leave the house, I say five things I love about myself, like 'You have really pretty eyes.' That way I can go out into the world with that little bit of extra confidence. It's a feel-good protein shake in my back pocket in case someone messes with me that day.

- Jennifer Love Hewitt

Hands Either

Although I wasn't invited to shake hands with Hitler, I wasn't invited to the White House to shake hands with the President either.

- Jesse Owens

Play Named

I had written a tune called 'Shake, Rattle and Roll,' but the white stations refused to play it - they thought it was low-class black music. We thought what we needed was a new name. But a white disc jockey named Alan Freed laid on it, and he thought up the name 'rock n' roll.'

- Jesse Stone

North Been

The only place I've felt was really my home is my cabin up north. There's something in the water there that connects me to that place. There's also this sense of isolation and loneliness about it that I've never been able to shake.

- Jessica Lange

Love Wait

After filming, I can't wait to shake off all that '50s primness. I'll go out to a gig and dance ridiculously. I love to lose myself in music. Just letting go - it's dead important.

- Jessica Raine

Code Motors

So long as TARP money is wrapped up in GM, the company will never shake its 'Government Motors' image. That label, as competitors and GM employees are keenly aware, is code for one thing: 'GM is a failure.'

- Edward Whitacre, Jr.

Failure Defeat

Defeat may serve as well as victory to shake the soul and let the glory out.

- Edwin Markham

Show Generations

Most of the people at my headline shows are in their 20s, but it varies a ton: like, I've had a six-year-old hug my leg after the show and a 60-year-old shake my hand. It's cool to see people connecting with the music across different generations.

- K. Flay

November Weeks

The Tea Party isolated Mitt Romney from mainstream voters, linking him to a rabid ideology that he could not shake as he desperately tried to move to the middle in the closing weeks of the campaign. Lesson: The loudest voices don't often command the votes needed to win in November.

- Eliot Spitzer

Image Having

I needed to find my own worth and shake the image after having done 'Showgirls' at age 21.

- Elizabeth Berkley

Sweat Shakes

I sweat real sweat and I shake real shakes.

- Elizabeth Taylor

Bed Spinach

On a normal day, I crawl out of bed before 8 A.M., have a protein shake, chuck my gym kit on, and go for a class or personal-training session. When I'm back, I'll have poached eggs with salmon or spinach for breakfast before my stylists arrive to do my hair - which takes ages. I then go wherever I am needed.

- Ella Eyre

Frustration Will

Despair and frustration will not shake our belief that the resistance is the only way of liberation.

- Emile Lahoud

Newspaper Been

I can read a newspaper article, and it might trigger something else in my mind. I often like to choose in historical fiction things or subject matter I don't feel have been given a fair shake in history.

- Kathryn Lasky

United United States

The myth of the liberal media empowers conservatives to control debate in the United States to the point where liberals cannot even hope for a fair shake anymore.

- Eric Alterman

Lunch Perfect

I go eat a sandwich for lunch and have a milk shake and miss going to the gym for 10 days, and somebody snaps a picture of me on the beach, and all of a sudden, I've lost it. Why do I need to be perfect all the time?

- Eric Dane

Strike Picked

Anything you strike, anything you shake or rattle, or just anything that can be picked up, and you can create a sound.

- Evelyn Glennie

Been Might

Every minute you are thinking of evil, you might have been thinking of good instead. Refuse to pander to a morbid interest in your own misdeeds. Pick yourself up, be sorry, shake yourself, and go on again.

- Evelyn Underhill