Deny Quotes

  • Vests are flair for men. It's one of the few ways men can accent themselves in a formal yet fun fashion.
  • I learnt a lot about myself, I learnt a lot about other people and the problems they have. If I was lucky enough to live to a hundred, how I will feel about two per cent of my life being that way, I don't know.
  • The Declaration calls us to recognize the inherent equality of all people. And when it becomes unmistakably evident that a government is denying the governed life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness, it's the right of people to establish a new government to secure these unalienable rights.
  • My half-suppressed Canadian years, my whole childhood and youth, rose like a corpse from the bottom of the sea to confront me.
  • I think you need to have a strong vision of your own.
  • I'm an active and involved senator. It's very difficult to do the job I want to do and spend as much time as I want with my kids... It is time for me to be a father first to them, and I realize as I watch them grow and become young adults that I won't be able to get this time back.
  • If you take away money, if you take away the houses and things, who are we really? What is love really about? What is it to love each other? Why do we stay together, and why do all the kids split? All these questions I have really deep inside of me.
  • I would read all day if I could.
  • The touring for this album was definitely going to be the most intense touring we've done.
  • There is no difference between fundamental research and applied research. Although this is my view, based on personal taste and the areas I have worked in, it is not necessarily true for others.
  • It's not easy for most girls to stand in next-to-nothing and listen to photographers and stylists commenting on how they look.
  • I've always wanted to do a period movie, to do something the turn of the century, and I'm really fascinated by that whole time period.
  • My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
  • Whatever it takes, the job of the director is to be the leader and to get your actors where they need to go. That's a philosophy that I have.
  • Hope is independent of the apparatus of logic.
  • The writing of 'Topdog' was a great gift. I feel the play came to me because I realized that my circumstances, while causing me despair and heartbreak, also held great possibility, if only I could see it.
  • Serbia has become a pariah nation, untouchable like a leper.
  • An actor must interpret life, and in order to do so must be willing to accept all the experiences life has to offer. In fact, he must seek out more of life than life puts at his feet.
  • My brother told me I was going to be a poet. I had a good brother. He did a lot of good brotherly work.
  • If you're going to get into social criticism with absurdity and satire, you can't be politically correct when you do that.
  • People used to think I was just a shouty comic but I was doing stuff about Sartre.
  • Hard science fiction, which is what I write, often is rightly criticized for having either negligible or unbelievable characterization, but the science I've actually studied most post-secondarily is psychology, and characterization is the art of dramatizing psychological principles.
  • There's one thing that I like about Rome that was stated by Napoleon: that from sublime to pathetic is only one step away. And in Rome there's a constant shifting between sublime and pathetic.
  • If certain songs become popular enough to the point where I'll be playing them the rest of my life, I don't want them all to dwell on the same down moment that I'll have to keep reliving.
  • It's always good to have a limit because it forces you to think about all the ways to get what you want.
  • To me I treat each of my events as something to enjoy.
  • I was a strange kid. I'm still strange. People didn't get me. And I didn't expect them to.
  • So many roles for women demand that you make the audience fall in love with you or sympathise with you.
  • If I didn't have children, I think my life would be a failure.
  • Whatever it takes to win.
  • There is not a formula for the way that God heals. There's not a timetable.
  • There is no way I could ever look somebody in the eye and say that I can make them feel good about the fact that they are losing their job.
  • There's a level of immaturity to people who just can't clean up after themselves.
  • My advice is if you have to do music, then do it! There's no choice in your heart and your soul - unless you have that kind of great need, desire and determination, it's pretty tough out there!
  • If you will tell me why the fen appears impassable, I then will tell you why I think that I can cross it if I try.
  • People say women shouldn't have long hair over a certain age, but I've never done what everyone says.
  • My denial and irresponsible attitude about asthma put me at great risk and caused me so much needless suffering. My hope is that the kids I talk to learn to open up about their asthma, become educated about their condition, and seek help.
  • God has to let you be there, and then you just have to have good fortune for whatever reason. I'm enjoying every moment of my life. We are so fortunate just to be alive.
  • 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.
  • A zeal for the defence of their country led these heroes to the scene of action, though with a few men to attack a powerful army of experienced warriors.
  • Surfing is simply the most fun I know how to have on this planet.
  • It doesn't matter if gun violence is down. We need to get guns and bullets and automatic weapons off the streets.
  • I think the role of science fiction is not at all to prophesy. I think it is to tell interesting, vivid, strange stories that at their best are dreamlike intense versions and visions of today.
  • It doesn't take a brain surgeon... or a cardiologist... or a pediatrician... or even a policy wonk to figure out that a penny's worth of preventive care is worth many dollars of sick care.
  • I come from a broken home. My parents split up when I was nine. Everyone gave me a good wallop. But I come from a time when you just put up with that, you got on with things rather than sitting moaning about them.
  • My biggest fear is mindlessly and stupidly repeating myself.
  • The tour life definitely puts strains on your body, not just because of the dancing but because of the fact that you are traveling into the wee hours of the day, getting up early, going to sound check - just the grueling process of it all.
  • There is no more vulnerable human combination than an undergraduate.