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 : 184
Will Day And Age

In a day and age when there are so many culinary competitions - ranging from contests of taste to those of technique - The World Food Championships will be the ultimate food competition.

- Adam Richman

Universe Which

Poetry is above all a concentration of the power of language, which is the power of our ultimate relationship to everything in the universe.

- Adrienne Rich

Prosecutor About

If you're a prosecutor, and you believe the defendant is guilty, you only talk about ultimate truth, but not intermediate truth. If you're the defense attorney, you care deeply about intermediate truth, but you tend to neglect ultimate truth.

- Alan Dershowitz

Law Very

The law is agnostic about truth. It's very skeptical of ultimate truth. That's why freedom of speech permits lies to be told.

- Alan Dershowitz

Mountains Over

It's wonderful to be back. Back among the mountains that remind us of our vulnerability, our ultimate lack of control over the world we live in. Mountains that demand humility, and yield so much peace in return.

- Alex Lowe

Only Felt

Only a man who has felt ultimate despair is capable of feeling ultimate bliss.

- Alexandre Dumas

Here Give

India has introduced me to my ultimate passion - acting. I don't plan to give it up, and I intend to stay here for a long, long time.

- Amy Jackson

Goal Would

It would be my goal for Palin to become Oprah and be the ultimate kingmaker for twenty-odd years.

- Andrew Breitbart

Challenges Think

I don't think lying has any ultimate justification. I don't think it ever leads to anything positive. The good fight to have is not to lie. That's one of the challenges in a way.

- Andy Garcia

Truth Hit

A hard-hitting investigative report that uncovers a nugget of genuine truth is the ultimate viral hit.

- Annalee Newitz

Rather Depends

The ultimate value of life depends upon awareness and the power of contemplation rather than upon mere survival.

- Aristotle

Purpose Inform

Journalism's ultimate purpose is to inform the reader, to bring him each day a letter from home and never to permit the serving of special interests.

- Arthur Ochs Sulzberger


In the ultimate analysis, all of us would have served Pakistan better if history and our future generations judge us positively.

- Ashfaq Parvez Kayani

Brutal Jobs

For me, working is the ultimate vacation, for lack of a better word. Its being in-between jobs were it becomes emotional, and brutal, and draining.

- Ashley Bell

Against Part

The fear really hits you. That's what you feel first. And then it's the anger and frustration. Part of the problem is how little we understand about the ultimate betrayal of the body when it rebels against itself.

- Charles Bronson

Power Weapon

Silence is the ultimate weapon of power.

- Charles de Gaulle

Confidence Faith

The ultimate ground of faith and knowledge is confidence in God.

- Charles Hodge

Upbringing Looser

My parents couldn't be looser. It was the ultimate laissez faire upbringing.

- Charlie Trotter

Concrete Give

If they are, then the only ultimate truths are the particulars of concrete experience, and no postulate or general assumption is inherent in science until its proceedings become systematic, or the truths already reached give direction to further research.

- Chauncey Wright

Empathy Virtual

Virtual reality is the 'ultimate empathy machine.' These experiences are more than documentaries. They're opportunities to walk a mile in someone else's shoes.

- Chris Milk

Life Right

Life is the ultimate right.

- Chris Smith

Movie Arabia

Lawrence of Arabia is the ultimate movie, deeply cinematic.

- Christine Baranski

Civilization Pets

No phone. No pool. No pets. No cigarettes. Ultimate freedom... No longer to be poisoned by civilization, he flees, and walks alone upon the land to become Lost in the Wild.

- Christopher McCandless

Reverence Movie

To me, the ultimate crime in an adaptation is the crime of reverence. A novel is one form of media, a screenplay is another, and a movie is yet another. There's even reverence to a screenplay.

- Christopher McQuarrie

Which Gradual

Changes which are slow and gradual can be hard to notice even if their ultimate impact is quite dramatic.

- Chrystia Freeland

Broken Figure

'Magneto' is a tragic figure. He is a man who has stared right into the face of ultimate evil... and he was broken into pieces by what he saw. When he healed, he healed stronger, but he also never fully recovered.

- Cullen Bunn

Work Give

Whenever you have taken up work in hand, you must see it to the finish. That is the ultimate secret of success. Never, never, never give up!

- Dada Vaswani

Leader Notices

If somebody says I'm a leader or notices the things I try to do to be a leader, it's the ultimate compliment.

- Dak Prescott

More People Been

It's the ultimate pinnacle of stand-up to have an hour on HBO, but way more people see Comedy Central, and they've been good to me.

- Daniel Tosh

Nail Still

I'll still try to nail acting jobs, but with 'Eastbound,' creating it is what gives me the ultimate pleasure at the end of the day.

- Danny McBride

Benefits Other

In other industries, value is defined by the ultimate stakeholder - the one who benefits, or not, from the service. We should do the same in medicine.

- Dave deBronkart

Balance Men

Cancer is the ultimate nemesis that hangs in the balance for one in three women and one in two men in their lifetime.

- David Agus

Show Horror

War is the ultimate reality-based horror show.

- David Hackworth

Bad Bad Acting

Bad acting is the ultimate inconsideration.

- Debra Winger

Sound Will

The sound of 'gentle stillness' after all the thunder and wind have passed will the ultimate Word from God.

- Jim Elliot

Want Image

Well, I haven't signed anything giving people the right to do anything they want with my image, you know what I mean. I have the ultimate say.

- Joaquin Phoenix

Attitude Depend

Our future cannot depend on the government alone. The ultimate solutions lie in the attitudes and the actions of the American people.

- Joe Biden

Future Will

The ultimate function of prophecy is not to tell the future, but to make it. Your successful past will block your visions of the future.

- Joel A. Barker

Decision Sure

It is not the Government, the members of Parliament to whom the ultimate decision belongs, it is up to you to go forward sure of your sacred right of free opinion, sure of your patriotism.

- John Amery

Fact Statements

The wise man regulates his conduct by the theories both of religion and science. But he regards these theories not as statements of ultimate fact but as art-forms.

- John B. S. Haldane

Work Cause

There's no such thing as saying that we'll ever find the ultimate cause of stuff. We can only work to push our understanding one step further.

- John C. Mather

Build Modernist

The French Revolution is the ultimate modernist statement. Destroy everything. Don't build on the past. There is no past.

- John Corigliano

Man Problem

Brain research is the ultimate problem confronting man.

- John Eccles

Believe Bible

The Bible is the ultimate authority and infallible, not the pastor and not the elders. And it doesn't mean that you believe everything he says without examining it.

- John Piper

Brothers Fought

What was accomplished in 'Band of Brothers' was incredible, from the writing and producing to the performances of the actors who honored all those men that fought bravely and gave the ultimate sacrifice for the freedoms we enjoy today.

- Jon Seda

Doing Concept

Things that people are doing constantly but aren't thinking about. That's the ultimate 'Portlandia' concept.

- Jonathan Krisel

Sports Want

If you want to perform at your ultimate best, if you want to be the best you can be in sports and in school, mentally, physically - chiropractic is the way, because everything has to do with your nervous system.

- Jonathan Lipnicki

Partnership Late

I grew up watching and learning from the ultimate partnership, and that is of my father and late uncle.

- Jonathan Tisch

Expression Use

When you step back and watch people, you realize that we use every single body part. Movement, dance - I find it genius because it's ultimate expression, really.

- Jude Law

Mind Aim

Cultivation of mind should be the ultimate aim of human existence.

- B. R. Ambedkar

Game Play

The game is the ultimate significance to me because it is so important to a lot of people. It has left a mark on our culture to be voted as one of the best to ever play.

- Barry Sanders

Play Always

I've always wanted to play a spy, because it is the ultimate acting exercise. You are never what you seem.

- Benedict Cumberbatch

Pleasure Most

The ultimate pleasure of architecture lies in the most forbidden parts of the architectural act, where limits are perverted and prohibitions are transgressed.

- Bernard Tschumi

Making Projects

The ultimate thing is creating your own stuff and making projects for yourself. That's what Seth Rogen does. He's writing and producing a lot of the movies that he's the lead in.

- Hannibal Buress

Atheists Taboos

Our duties and responsibilities as human beings must be shown to be so incontrovertible that even atheists must recognize them. There are ultimate taboos.

- Hans Jonas

Sad Red

Red is the ultimate cure for sadness.

- Bill Blass


On Memorial Day, we remember the service of those brave military men and women who paid the ultimate sacrifice defending and protecting our freedoms.

- Bill Flores

Leadership Words

Actions, not words, are the ultimate results of leadership.

- Bill Owens

Nature Other

It is on the acceptance or rejection of the theory of the Unity of all in Nature, in its ultimate Essence, that mainly rests the belief or unbelief in the existence around us of other conscious beings besides the Spirits of the Dead.

- Helena Blavatsky

Becoming Which

We can create the ultimate job security by becoming less dependent on the organization for which we work and more dependent on our own resources.

- Bo Bennett

Knowing Next

Wisdom consists not so much in knowing what to do in the ultimate as knowing what to do next.

- Herbert Hoover

Hiring Owner

The ultimate proof of confidence for a small-business owner is, are they hiring employees?

- Brad D. Smith

Give Gotten

The ultimate victory in competition is derived from the inner satisfaction of knowing that you have done your best and that you have gotten the most out of what you had to give.

- Howard Cosell

Virtual Saw

When I saw how real virtual reality can be, and that we can replace human vision with virtual vision, this can be the ultimate platform.

- Brendan Iribe

Though Opaque

In reality the workings of your governing system are opaque and covert, while hiding in the chattering spotlight of an ostensible transparency, even though the ultimate objective is clear.

- Breyten Breytenbach

Success Me

To win in Australia, for me, has to be the ultimate success because the Aussies live for sport.

- Ian Botham

Making Louder

Making a donation is the ultimate sign of solidarity. Actions speak louder than words.

- Ibrahim Hooper

Truth Hide

Truth is the ultimate power. When the truth comes around, all the lies have to run and hide.

- Ice Cube

Soup Meal

Grilled cheese and tomato soup is the ultimate comfort meal.

- Ina Garten

Dessert Guy

Creme Brulee is the ultimate 'guy' dessert. Make it and he'll follow you anywhere.

- Ina Garten

Will Pope

The ultimate binding element in the medieval order was subordination to the divine will and its earthly representatives, notably the pope.

- Irving Babbitt

Big Sells

Time is the ultimate long tail. Even with a big wad of money up front, if something sells forever, the back end is what ultimately counts.

- J. A. Konrath

Thief Steal

I steal scenes, I steal opportunities. I am the ultimate thief. I got sticky fingers, man. They all call me The Thief.

- J. B. Smoove

Art Possibilities

Performance art is the ultimate in creativity. Since it has so many possibilities at creativity, it's essence tends to become creativity.

- Jack Bowman

Aim Euthanasia

My ultimate aim is to make euthanasia a positive experience.

- Jack Kevorkian

Business Learn

An organization's ability to learn, and translate that learning into action rapidly, is the ultimate competitive advantage.

- Jack Welch

Breath Itself

I really believe that breath, in and of itself... can become the ultimate self-healing tool.

- Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

Development Means

I am, of course, aware that the ultimate solution is the ownership and control of the means of life by the whole of the people; but we are not at that stage of development as yet.

- James Larkin

My Own Going

Going to the gym on my own I struggle with, but when I'm in there with a teammate or a group of guys, it's the ultimate environment.

- James Spithill

Love Traveling

I love photography, I love food, and I love traveling, and to put those three things together would just be the ultimate dream.

- Jamie Chung

Justice Just

But if there is a just God, there is ultimate justice.

- Dennis Prager

Dream Project

My ultimate life dream project is my kids. My family.

- Denzel Washington

Want Honestly

What a world we live in. I want to be incredibly close to the heart of it all. To live honestly, truthfully and to be completely present is the ultimate enterprise.

- Dianna Agron

Healing Genocide

In the aftermath of any war or genocide, healing and reconciliation are ultimate aspirations.

- Janine di Giovanni

Rose Ad

Charlie Rose is the ultimate ad.

- Jay Chiat

Eyes People

Michael Jackson is the ultimate traffic accident. People can't take their eyes off him.

- Jeff Zucker

Need Like

Fashion is an ultimate luxury - I mean, you don't need it - so it should bring you pleasure and make you happy. I don't like the idea of people revering it.

- Jeremy Scott

Power Define

The power to define the situation is the ultimate power.

- Jerry Rubin

Signs Individual

The individual who signs the check has the ultimate power.

- Jerry Rubin

Being Unconscious

Being unconscious is the ultimate disability.

- Jessa Gamble

Business Product

That's the ultimate gratification in any business situation - do customers buy the product? And do they use it and do they come back and buy more of it?

- Jim Barksdale

Mother I Am

I am the ultimate Jewish mother.

- Karen Katz

Bad Sound

It's such an insult that foul gas comes out of a hole in our butt with a sound to announce itself. It's the ultimate bad thing about being a person.

- Kate McKinnon

Vocation Irritant

My ultimate vocation in life is to be an irritant.

- Elvis Costello

More Elected

You can't get more appreciation than that, to be elected by the fans. That's the ultimate, really.

- Eric Davis

Mind Contains

The universal Mind contains all knowledge. It is the potential ultimate of all things. To it, all things are possible.

- Ernest Holmes

Me Gaming

To me the arcade experience is the ultimate gaming experience.

- Eugene Jarvis

Rising Sources

What a liberating thing to realize that our problems are probably our richest sources for rising to the ultimate virtue of compassion.

- Krista Tippett

Wealth Panacea

Wealth is the ultimate panacea to poverty.

- Foster Friess

Always Give

The ultimate search engine would basically understand everything in the world, and it would always give you the right thing. And we're a long, long ways from that.

- Larry Page