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 : 62
Opportunity Knocked

Opportunity knocked. My doorman threw him out.

- Adrienne Gusoff

Note Began

When I was 10 years old, I threw a bottle with a note in it in the ocean in Massachusetts, and Harrison Salisbury found it and contacted me. We began a correspondence that lasted for years, and I eventually met him when I was 18.

- Amor Towles

Star Excited

The first time I saw 'Star Wars,' I got so excited that I threw up.

- Annalee Newitz

Myself Think

I don't think I threw myself into music because I had the best intentions; it was because I was really angry.

- Ariel Pink

Away Makes

When I was in fifth grade, a boy put a rose on my desk and I threw it away. The attention makes me nervous.

- Claire Coffee

Like Right Arm

Something went wrong with my right arm. I no longer could throw hard, and it hurt like the dickens every time I threw.

- Dazzy Vance

Very Use

John Wetteland had a very good curveball. He threw it for a strike, too, in any count, any situation. But, he really didn't use it much. He didn't want to throw it. He wanted to throw fastball-slider.

- Jorge Posada

Broke Very

These natives are a very good people; for when they saw that I would not remain, they supposed that I was afraid of their bows; and, taking their arrows, the broke them in pieces and threw them into the fire.

- Henry Hudson

Ball Stands

Where the ball went was up to heaven. Sometimes I threw the ball clean up into the stands.

- Bob Feller

Want Like

School is a scary place for kids. So I didn't like it, and I didn't want to be there. And it was a great day for me when they threw me out.

- Boy George

Figure Took

I took all my wax studies and threw them in the fire... that's the way it is when something unpleasant happens to me. I take my hammer and I squash a figure.

- Camille Claudel

Been Darned

I do a lot of working out, but I haven't been kicking for a while, so one time I was rehearsing a spinning roundhouse and darned near threw out my leg.

- Jackie Earle Haley

Curves Worked

We had to adjust and threw a few more rise balls and curves but it worked.

- Cat Osterman

Excited Angeles

I made a dollar a day sweeping a laundry out. Then we made a record that was number two in Los Angeles. We got so excited hearing it on the radio that Carl threw up.

- Dennis Wilson

Rock And Roll Roll

All of a sudden, someone threw me in front of this rock and roll band. And I decided then and there that was it. I never wanted to do anything else.

- Janis Joplin

Protest Big

What if you threw a protest and no one showed up? The lack of angst and anger and emotion is a big positive.

- Jay Alan Sekulow

School Going

I had no idea what I was going to do when they threw me out of school.

- Don Johnson

Love Dharma

I just kind of understood it, and I threw my love for others and love for life into the character, and was having a blast. I loved playing Dharma. I loved it!

- Jenna Elfman

Strength Go

I threw my best to every hitter I faced, and I found I had the strength to go all the way.

- Ed Walsh

Wrote Sack

I wrote five issues of that and got the sack. Actually, they paid me for eight, but they changed their minds about the direction and threw three issues out the window.

- Eddie Campbell

Through Putting

Paying to teach in the trenches was like putting my face through a cutout hole at a carnival while a quarterback threw pies at me. At least with a carnival, I'd see it coming.

- Erin Gruwell

Evidence Dogma

The Enlightenment was an attempt to liberate myth and base truth claims on evidence, not just dogma. But when science threw out the church, they threw out the baby with the bath water.

- Ken Wilber

Thought Then

It was only supposed to be on WCW compilation; on that wrestling compilation. And for that I thought it was good. And then we threw it on our record as well.

- Kerry King

Death Rocks

Kids threw rocks at me, told me I was ugly and left death threats in my locker.

- Kevyn Aucoin

Been One Night

One night Roger was in a foul mood and he threw his entire bloody drumset across the stage. The thing only just missed me - I might have been killed.

- Freddie Mercury

Game Magic

Somebody said they threw their copy of Dungeons and Dragons into the fire, and it screamed. It's a game! The magic spells in it are as real as the gold. Try retiring on that stuff.

- Gary Gygax

Knew Became

A lot of the actors I knew threw in the towel when they became mothers. I couldn't do that financially, and I didn't want to - but I was knackered all the time.

- Lesley Manville

Director Made

It's the first film that I made where the director was not present under the camera, and it threw me.

- Leslie Caron

Dress Always

I always believe that to be the best, you have to smell like the best, dress like the best, act like the best. When you throw your trash in the garbage can, it has to be better than anybody else who ever threw trash in the garbage can.

- Lil Wayne

My Own Which

I was terrible at interviews, lost in my own loss of identity and struggling at home as a wife and mother. It was a household that preferred me working, which threw me off completely.

- Mika Brzezinski

Song New

Yeah, but on the U.S Tour we threw a new song into the set almost every night. Ofcourse, you can't do too many new songs every night as they've never heard it.

- Glenn Tipton

Never Pretty

Hitters never showed me up, as hard as I threw. And I was pretty mean out on the mound.

- Goose Gossage

Always Normal

I sort of knew I was a bit of a drama queen. I always threw tantrums, so I knew I wasn't a normal child.

- Millie Bobby Brown

Been Note

I ended my journey with 'Balika'... on a good note, but I've been hearing that I threw tantrums on the set and had an attitude problem.

- Pratyusha Banerjee

Think Over

In high school, I threw a party to get a guy's attention. I wanted him to think I was cool, so I let him and his friends DJ and basically take over the house.

- Molly Tarlov

Tongue Over

A few years ago I was at a party and this guy threw me over his shoulder, ran across the street, put me in his car, and stuck his tongue in my mouth.

- Rachel Bilson

My Own Before

On my first day teaching my own classroom, I threw up before I entered the building.

- Tim Gunn

Generation Been

I never threw an illegal pitch. The trouble is, once in a while I toss one that ain't never been seen by this generation.

- Satchel Paige

Lot Walked

I threw a lot of balls and walked a lot of batters. Not something I'm proud of, but something I learned from.

- Randy Johnson

Over Shawn

I loved the Rumble that Shawn Michaels won. Bulldog threw him over, and he hung on by the skin of the teeth and dumped Bulldog - that was one of my favourite ones.

- Seth Rollins

Biggest Won

We used to say that he who threw the biggest tantrum won the day.

- Neil Finn

First Time Musically

The first time I performed musically, I threw up.

- Marilyn Manson

Black Had

I had this stereotypical view that black people apart from me probably threw stones and lived in huts.

- Trisha Goddard

Hockey Game

I saw a hockey game where they threw the puck aside and just started fighting. I saw that, and I'm like, 'So I'm the thug?'

- Richard Sherman

School Last

The last time I threw a punch was in primary school, and that was probably a slap.

- Martin Compston

Slider Wound

Sparky Lyle threw me a slider, and it wound up in the seats. We won, and it was a memorable moment.

- Richie Allen

Studio Which

I was under contract to Paramount. They wanted to make me into somebody which I was not. So I got so scared and rebelled, so they threw me out of the studio.

- Ursula Andress

Pain Very

Pain was something we were expected to endure. But I doubt very much if you would be entirely happy today if a doctor threw a towel in your face and jumped on you with a knife.

- Roald Dahl

Bad Bad Performance

If I had a bad performance in a particular leotard, I threw it in the trash.

- Mary Lou Retton

Through Statistic

And that's what's beautiful to me, is he did not become a victim of it, and he didn't become a statistic, he just kind of kept on marching through, no matter what people threw at him.

- Mary Stuart Masterson

Country Counting

The votes of 60,000 Floridians were not counted. The Court threw out all 60,00 votes. And that's what the newspapers around the country are counting now.

- Vincent Bugliosi

Bribery Coercion

The Indonesian nationalists, mainly Javanese, who threw the Dutch out - in 1949, after a four-year struggle - were keen to preserve their inheritance and emulated the coercion, deceit, and bribery of the colonial rulers.

- Pankaj Mishra

Play Next

Whether you're a quarterback and you just threw a pick, or you're a corner and you just got beat for a touchdown, you've got to have a short-term memory, shake it off and play the next play.

- Steve Mariucci

Grandchildren Does

I had to ask my grandchildren, 'What does it mean? I threw shade?'

- Maxine Waters

Bad Maybe

I never threw the spitter, well maybe once or twice when I really needed to get a guy out real bad.

- Whitey Ford

Around Willing

When I was 18 I was just absorbing everything around me: whatever happens, happens. I was so naive and willing to ride whatever wave life threw at me.

- Paul Wesley

Kind Always

I was always the kind of hitter that if you threw it 92 miles per hour at me, I'd hit it right back at you.

- Ron DeSantis

Learned Took

My Mom said she learned how to swim when someone took her out in the lake and threw her off the boat. I said, 'Mom, they weren't trying to teach you how to swim.'

- Paula Poundstone

Set Refused

Once, I had a huge fight on a film set with an actor who threw tea on a spot boy's face. I refused to shoot until he apologised.

- Swara Bhaskar

Activity Almost

Almost any government activity can also be seen as taking property 'without just compensation.' The basic model of an unconstitutional 'taking' would be if the government threw you out of your house.

- Michael Kinsley

Modeling Some

I was an only child, and my mom threw me into some modeling classes to get me out of my shell.

- Tamara Taylor

My Life Broke

I've had two fights in my life. Both times I threw one punch, and both times I broke my hand! I really am a stranger to the world of fighting.

- Taron Egerton