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Total Quotes : 194
Always Boxed

I've always boxed, I always taught boxing.

- Adam Carolla

Question Antiwar

The civil rights and antiwar movements taught Americans to question authority.

- Adam Cohen

Me More

Tweeting has taught me the discipline to say more with fewer words.

- Adam Grant

Me Lot

Burgess Meredith taught me a lot about wine.

- Adam West

Play Wanted

I borrowed a guitar at age 16 and taught myself to play because I wanted to write songs.

- Adrian Belew

Powerful Dad

My dad taught me that language was a powerful tool.

- Adrian Nicole LeBlanc

Mother Important

My mother taught me that it is important to be prepared for a last-minute polish.

- Aerin Lauder

Time Things

By Time and Age full many things are taught.

- Aeschylus

Teacher She

For a little while, my mom was a school teacher. And I went to the school that she taught.

- Aisha Tyler

Need Actor

Sometimes people just need to feel heard, and being an actor has taught me to really listen.

- Aja Naomi King

Father's Day Dad

Dad taught me everything I know. Unfortunately, he didn't teach me everything he knows.

- Al Unser

Folklore Courses

My academic identity is that of a folklorist, and for many years I have taught only folklore courses.

- Alan Dundes

Me Brilliant

Anthony Powell taught me to write; he has such brilliant control of the mechanics of the novel.

- Alan Furst

China Taiwan

When I was in Taiwan, I was taught in school that Taiwan is part of China.

- Alex Chiu

Along Lot

I have a daughter who has taught me a lot along the way.

- Alex Guarnaschelli

Grateful How

My father taught me how to draw horses - for this I shall be eternally grateful.

- Alexa Chung

Think Me

Life has taught me to think, but thinking has not taught me to live.

- Alexander Herzen

Men Proposed

Men must be taught as if you taught them not, and things unknown proposed as things forgot.

- Alexander Pope

Service Doing

My parents taught me service - not by saying, but by doing. That was my culture, the culture of my family.

- Alice Walker

Love Everybody

The Lord taught me to love everybody, but the last ones I learned to love were the sportswriters.

- Alvin Dark

Think Always

My mom, Emilie, always taught me to think hard about marriage.

- Alyson Hannigan

Sports Modern

Academe, n.: An ancient school where morality and philosophy were taught. Academy, n.: A modern school where football is taught.

- Ambrose Bierce

Public Schools

I grew up in the public schools, my mom taught in them, and then my daughter is in them.

- Amy Klobuchar

People Me

People have taught me not to look for intelligence in rockmusic.

- Andrew Eldritch

Me Different

They taught me different was wrong.

- Ani DiFranco

Mother Me

I had a fantastic mother who taught me self-confidence.

- Anna Torv

Learn Generation

Democracy is something that you must learn each generation. It has to be taught.

- Anthony Kennedy

Artist How

I'm not a manufactured artist. Nobody taught me how to be a proper artist.

- ASAP Ferg

Learned Prejudiced

Prejudice is a learned trait. You're not born prejudiced; you're taught it.

- Charles R. Swindoll

How Extremely

To grieve is something extremely difficult, we don't even know how to begin to grieve, and I don't know how you can be taught to grieve.

- Charlotte Rampling

Beauty Beautiful

So much of the mainstream media has taught us what beauty is, but everyone is beautiful.

- Chrissy Metz

Father How

My father taught me how to fight when I was 5.

- Chuck Zito

School Prayer

As long as algebra is taught in school, there will be prayer in school.

- Cokie Roberts

Same Repeatedly

John McGovern taught me that it's OK to write repeatedly about the same things.

- Colm Toibin

How Aaron

Tommie Aaron taught me how to have a good attitude, to be easy going and not get uptight.

- Dale Murphy

Love Children

Let our children be taught love love love.

- Daniel H. Hill

Been Sentinel

We have been taught to regard a representative of the people as a sentinel on the watch-tower of liberty.

- Daniel Webster

High Spanish

I taught high school students Spanish.

- Daniela Bobadilla

Love Business

As an entrepreneur, you love your business like a child, and you're taught to be laser-focused on the business.

- Daymond John

Thought Process

Taoism taught me to focus on the process and not to be attached to preconceived ideas of what I thought the outcome should be.

- Jimmy Chin

Interest Classes

I taught woman-centered childbirth classes for five years and have a particular interest in the history of childbirth practices.

- Jo Beverley

Custodian Supposed

I was taught that a lawyer was supposed to be a custodian of the community's legal and ethical sense.

- Joe Jamail

Genius Never

Genius must be born, and never can be taught.

- John Dryden

Firearms Were

My father had a handgun on the bedside table, and we were all taught to handle firearms.

- John Hickenlooper

Repay Practise

To repay evils with kindness is the religion I was taught to practise, and this will forever be my rule.

- John James Audubon

Play Moore

The way Will Moore taught me, and the way I play it, the blues is just something different.

- John Lee Hooker

Always Never

I was always taught that you needed to be intense and never lose your focus.

- John McEnroe

Father Only

My father taught only math.

- John Updike

Seeing Ways

I have taught my students not to apply rules or mechanical ways of seeing.

- Josef Albers

Education Been

Few have been taught to any purpose who have not been their own teachers.

- Joshua Reynolds

Children Thankful

Feeling gratitude isn't born in us - it's something we are taught, and in turn, we teach our children.

- Joyce Brothers

School See

When I was in journalism school, you were taught to be completely objective. But we don't see that anymore.

- Julie Chen

Self-Confidence Lot

The Boys and Girls Club taught me a lot about sportsmanship, humility, self-respect.

- Junior Seau

Important Having

Dad taught us about morals, values and goals. Having a tight-knit family was important to him.

- Junior Seau

Security Enterprise

Instead of being taught independence, energy, and enterprise, our youth today is taught to look for security.

- B. Carroll Reece

Wild Kind

I was kind of a wild child. I wasn't taught the niceties of life.

- Barbra Streisand

Fool Himself

He that is taught only by himself has a fool for a master.

- Ben Jonson

Passionate Always

My mom taught me to live by the three p's: to always be passionate, persistent, and prepared.

- Hailee Steinfeld

Stage Basically

My parents have basically just taught me the rules of the stage and everything since I was eight.

- Haley Reinhart

Me Even

Life has taught me that it is not for our faults that we are disliked and even hated, but for our qualities.

- Bernard Berenson

Teacher World

The world of knowledge takes a crazy turn when teachers themselves are taught to learn.

- Bertolt Brecht

Leadership Learned

Leadership cannot really be taught. It can only be learned.

- Harold S. Geneen

Know Hypothetical

You know, I've taught philosophy for years and one argues in the hypothetical all the time.

- Bill Bennett

Me Craft

It taught me something. It taught you your craft.

- Billy Eckstine

Truth Truth Is

The truth is lived, not taught.

- Hermann Hesse

Knowing How

We are not born knowing how to hate; we are taught how to hate.

- Bonnie Hammer

Accountant Lot

Mom was a housewife; Dad was an accountant. They taught me a lot about the value of working hard.

- Irene Rosenfeld

Game Monkey

'Monkey Island 2' was a huge game for me. It kind of taught me all about comedy.

- Bryan Lee O'Malley

Anger Loving

You reclaim your power by loving what you were once taught to hate.

- Bryant H. McGill

Fly How

He taught me how to fly on my own and learn the tricks.

- Izabella Scorupco

Play Piano

I taught myself to play the piano, because I wanted to play it.

- Jackson Browne

Love More

Christianity taught men that love is worth more than intelligence.

- Jacques Maritain

Mother How

If anything, my mother taught me how to sur-thrive. That's my word for it.

- Carrie Fisher

Appreciate Times

The garden has taught me to live, to appreciate the times when things are fallow and when they're not.

- Jamaica Kincaid

Like Hit

I like to hit it downhill, that's the way I was taught to run.

- Jamal Lewis

Always Never

Whatever I do in life, my parents always taught me to focus on that, and they never let me quit.

- Cassie Scerbo

Know Them

I taught them everything they know, but not everything I know.

- James Brown

Humble Given

Sport has given me drive and discipline. It also taught me to remain humble.

- Charlene, Princess of Monaco

Myself Songs

I've played the guitar since I was 12, and just taught myself songs chord by chord.

- Jamie Blackley

Teach Professors

Freshly minted Ph.Ds typically teach the way their favorite professors taught.

- Derek Bok

Always Younger

When I was younger, I was always taught not to make excuses.

- Derek Jeter

Humble Arrogant

I was taught to be respectful and humble as a boy, and especially not arrogant.

- Diego Godin

Passionate Sailor

Dad was a passionate sailor, and he taught me.

- Dorothy Atkinson

Play Left

I'm left handed, but my dad taught me to play guitar right-handed.

- Dustin Diamond

Father Own

My father taught me you have to believe in yourself and run on your own track.

- Jennifer Grey

Grandmother Always

My grandmother always taught me, 'If you don't have a home, family, and church, you don't have anything.'

- Jennifer Hudson

I Am Want

Dating has taught me what I want and don't want, who I am, and who I want to be.

- Jennifer Love Hewitt

Argument Examine

Euclid taught me that without assumptions there is no proof. Therefore, in any argument, examine the assumptions.

- E. T. Bell

Sixth Half

I taught sixth grade for three and a half years.

- Ed Bradley

Create Study

Traditionalists often study what is taught, not what there is to create.

- Ed Parker

Science Madness

Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.

- Edgar Allan Poe

Arrogance Submit

The arrogance of age must submit to be taught by youth.

- Edmund Burke

Childhood Mind

My grandmother taught me to knit, and as I knit, my mind returns to my childhood.

- Elena Roger

Art Writing

Art can't be taught; passion can't be taught; discipline can't be taught; but craft can be taught. And writing is both an art and a craft.

- Elizabeth George

Sunday Directed

I've taught Sunday school, I've sung in the choir, I directed a choir.

- Elizabeth Moon

How Deal

The Marine Corps taught me how to kill, but it didn't teach me how to deal with killing.

- Karl Marlantes

Taste Own

Editing cannot be taught. Developing your own taste cannot be taught.

- Ellen Datlow

Me About

Ballet really taught me so much about the power of movement.

- Karlie Kloss

Science Which

It is science, and not religion, which has taught men that things are complex and difficult to understand.

- Emile Durkheim

School Sunday

Well, I believe in God. I taught Sunday school.

- Kay Hagan