Shelter Quotes

  • In all my years of being with Pittsburgh, I never encountered a player taking a contract dispute into the season and letting that dispute affect the way he played.
  • I had no intention of entering politics, but then the force of events led me to become involved in politics.
  • There's no wrong you can't make right again, so be kinder to yourself; you know, have fun, take chances. Those bounds.
  • National armies fight nations, royal armies fight their like, the first obey a mob, always demented and the second a king, generally sane.
  • To mark the 10-year anniversary of 9/11, I wanted to launch an FDNY shirt that pays tribute to the brave first responders who, like my father, risk their lives in the line of duty on a regular basis. All of the proceeds raised from the sale of the T-shirt benefit the New York Police & Fire Widows' & Children's Benefit Fund.
  • To be successful, you need results in a row. You can't win, lose, win, lose.
  • I've found in my life that the parts that you're right for are the parts that you get. It's really usually quite easy because you're kind of right.
  • I don't think anybody reads a book of poetry front to back. Editors and reviewers only. I don't think anybody else does.
  • I'm a ballplayer. I know how hard the game is... and anybody that makes it in the Hall of Fame, I support. They become a member of our special fraternity.
  • I knew I couldn't solve it. Because I couldn't figure out what made her drink when things were going well.
  • Using a dog as a narrator has limitations and it has advantages. The limitations are that a dog cannot speak. A dog has no thumbs. A dog can't communicate his thoughts except with gestures.
  • No other animal bonds to a human being the way a dog does. And I suspect there is no other animal to which human beings can bond the way we can bond to a dog.
  • Some of the things I'm most proud of, it isn't because I think it's my best work; it's because of something that it's taught me.
  • Start-ups often die in the first 18 to 24 months because of formative mistakes, like choosing a bad co-founder or the wrong corporate entity or an inappropriate platform. Ninety percent of the companies the Founder Institute has created are alive because we've helped them avoid those mistakes.
  • I think my favorite album was probably Realization.
  • We don't want to deal with a separatist party.
  • Since I've turned 50, I've had the best roles of my life, and I've got married. Everyone said that wasn't possible because there are no men, but I've done it. I think it's just going to get better.
  • Both my parents are creative. My dad did act when he was younger, but they're both very creative.
  • I have the greatest husband. The baby is my main focus right now. We're both so excited. I mean, this is definitely the happiest moment in my life.
  • Faulkner was the first novelist I read with pen and paper in hand because his technique stunned me.
  • There is no such thing as absolute value in this world. You can only estimate what a thing is worth to you.
  • I stumbled into soul music at a very young age. It had something that really spoke to me.
  • Our community is like many around the country that have, as the gentleman from New York referenced, sophisticated planning and zoning regulations. These are elements that are developed as a result of local community pressure to balance interests.
  • The thing about being a mystery writer, what marks a mystery writer out from a chick lit author or historical fiction writer, is that you always find a mystery in every situation.
  • If wrinkles must be written on our brows, let them not be written upon the heart. The spirit should never grow old.
  • Oprah was not somebody who was telling us what to do, she wasn't really teaching us like so many people we see today. With Oprah, she was learning and we were learning with her. And I think that's really was the seed that was planted for all of us to just hang in there with her.
  • As an actor on sets, I've always clocked how hard the crew works, how much longer their days are, how much lesser their glory is - and the fact that their commitment to the work and project is unwavering, no matter the budget.
  • I find it heartening that readers are still excited about diving into a world.
  • In centering prayer, the sacred word is not the object of the attention but rather the expression of the intention of the will.
  • It's amazing to hear, as a voice matures and then starts to decline, what kind of emotion is still conveyed by a really good vocalist.
  • It was not in our interest to enter Iraq in the first place.
  • I don't only like rap music. There's everything from R&B to crazy gangster rap, hip hop... everything! But it all blends together nicely. It's like a magical music rainbow.
  • Due to the failure of politics, which has become a process of middle-management, art has become one of the last open spaces to question core beliefs and to design a viable future. Art becomes an open space where we can ask fundamental questions about ourselves.
  • As a personal beneficiary of the service that Amtrak provides and as someone who represents a congressional district that counts on safe, reliable rail service, I am a strong supporter of providing this vital industry the funding necessary to continue operations.
  • My father had the main barber- and beauty-supply business in the African-American community in Buffalo.
  • Let's embrace productive capitalism, not casino capitalism, by restoring transparency and true competition in the commodities markets.
  • Every morning I wake up with new ideas.
  • I don't think there's any artist of any value who doesn't doubt what they're doing.
  • Baseball is a red-blooded sport for red-blooded men. It's no pink tea, and mollycoddles had better stay out. It's a struggle for supremacy, a survival of the fittest.
  • We focus upon pairs of words very often which are the same in some areas and different in other areas.
  • To be in the EU, it means to have same rules of... for economy, for social life, to be together in the majority of European countries.
  • That government is not a necessary good but an unavoidable evil.
  • Look at my success. I didn't achieve it overnight. It has been the product of many years' struggle, and every year, my times have shown gradual improvement.
  • I really don't care what people think of me.
  • I feel very privileged Williams has selected me as one of their race drivers. The team has great heritage and I hope I can help write a good chapter in their history.
  • We do not know the true value of our moments until they have undergone the test of memory.
  • I totally love being on camera.
  • In the Armed Services Committee, we endeavored to put forth proposals that would help alleviate some of that stress, both for the troops and for their families.