Yourself Quotes

  • Whatever one thinks of Twitter, the Friday Reads hashtag is kind of a cool tradition.
  • We know that in September, we will wander through the warm winds of summer's wreckage. We will welcome summer's ghost.
  • Divorce is one of the key predictors of poverty for a child growing up in a home that's broken.
  • Basicly what I had to do was do a 7 minute board and pitch it to a room of big wigs from the network and based on that they determined if I would get a short or not.
  • We've been raised to compete, to want more! More! More! It's a way of life. It's about greed.
  • It is often said that the earth belongs to the race, as if raw land was a boon, or gift.
  • It took me nine months to write 60 pages. It was very frustrating.
  • Growing up in Oklahoma the way I did, and being raised the way I was raised by my parents, gave me such a strong foundation to go out into the world and fly, so to speak, the way I was able to do.
  • It's a grave mistake in publishing, whether you're talking about Internet or print publication, to try to play to a limited repertoire of established reader interests.
  • It's always different when a guy gets drafted and developed and comes up in his first organization and makes an impact. There's something special and timeless about it.
  • Well, I would never admit to copying Karl Rove's play book, but there's no doubt that what the Bush people did in 2004 was impressive. They had neighbors talking to neighbors. They did a remarkable job increasing Republican turnout in states like Ohio and Florida.
  • I just do my work, try to do everything I can. I don't weigh in all offseason. I just try to get better, be in better position, be an athlete.
  • I play the role of Andrew Campbell on ABC Family's 'Pretty Little Liars'.
  • Novelists do not write as birds sing, by the push of nature. It is part of the job that there should be much routine and some daily stuff on the level of carpentry.
  • A scene has to have a rhythm of its own, a structure of its own.
  • I've failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed.
  • You ask yourself, 'What do you want your legacy to be?' I'm content at this point to say, 'Those who follow me.' Romeo Crennel, Bill Belichick, Sean Payton, to name a few. I think I've got a pretty good group, so far.
  • When a defender comes up to tackle me, I want him to feel that ground.
  • You question yourself all the time as a footballer. You have to focus on the positives.
  • It's been amazing, the number of commercials that I've done, starting back in 1968. It must be 8,000.
  • Art history looks at art works and the people who have created them.
  • If you're trying to solve a problem that is fundamentally important to human society, that's really important to our mission at Indie Bio.
  • Dick Clark is an American icon. I am honored that he has entrusted me with such a role in this national tradition.
  • Just the actual physics of putting it all together, you know, the latter period is actually quite fragmented in terms of the licenses and all those things so it makes a compilation of the full twenty years really a technical minefield.
  • People can get information - on entertainment, politics, finance - much easier than before. That will change the way people do business, the way people live.
  • The guiding motto in the life of every natural philosopher should be, seek simplicity and distrust it.
  • A hero has faced it all: he need not be undefeated, but he must be undaunted.
  • You put yourself on the line as a performer, and when people reject you, it's a personal rejection.
  • When I came to America, there was a lot of decadence in New York in the early '70s because the city was bankrupt and you could do whatever you want!
  • I would like to produce films, but I feel I am an unsuccessful producer. That's the fact.
  • When I got to Grinnell College, I was part of the black turtleneck sweater and Camel cigarette crowd of poets and writers.
  • When a record co. finds a guy now, they want to own everything. They want to own the rights to market that person's particular name. They want a piece of the action all the way through.
  • When he's late for dinner, I know he's either having an affair or is lying dead in the street. I always hope it's the street.
  • If Albert Einstein was right, Cal Ripken should have been a CEO or politician rather than a shortstop, because Ripken led by example over and over... and over again.
  • Those who do not need to provide or have not built the vehicles of their own sustenance can afford to be less hardworking and driven than those who carry the burden of necessity.
  • My kingdom is not of this world. If it were, my servants would fight to prevent my arrest by the Jews. But now my kingdom is from another place.
  • You, yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
  • Right now, I have some big dreams. But at the same time, if I get annoyed and harassed by the media, I'll just quit. I don't care. We're set for life. I have quite a temper.
  • The first trip of the Pony Express was made in ten days - an average of two hundred miles a day. But we soon began stretching our riders and making better time.
  • If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life.
  • No one has a finer command of language than the person who keeps his mouth shut.
  • As in the Divine Right of Kings, hierarchies invest those who preside at the top of their pyramidal structure with absolute power to rule over the lesser ranks that spread down like a marble staircase to the broad foundation stones of those with no power at all.
  • My parents are not together, but they were both always around.
  • You find yourself refreshed in the presence of cheerful people. Why not make an honest effort to confer that pleasure on others? Half the battle is gained if you never allow yourself to say anything gloomy.
  • You take yourself to a place where you've got absolutely nothing left and then you find out you have to push yourself one more step. That's a tough place to be in.
  • I just love cars; I've been like that since I was a kid. It's an infatuation because we grew up poor. Cars was something we were always trying to get.
  • I've been playing the drums since age nine.
  • All wealth consists of desirable things; that is, things which satisfy human wants directly or indirectly: but not all desirable things are reckoned as wealth.