Age Quotes (10392)

age quotes in english

I began to work the stage and get the audience into it. I also learned how to have fun out there. It is something I will never forget... view

By: Aaliyah

It's easy to be led astray when you're so broken. People take advantage of you... view

By: Willie Aames

The pitcher has got only a ball. I've got a bat. So the percentage in weapons is in my favor and I let the fellow with the ball do the fretting... view

By: Hank Aaron

The tragedy of modern war is that the young men die fighting each other - instead of their real enemies back home in the capitals... view

By: Edward Abbey

The missionaries go forth to Christianize the savages - as if the savages weren't dangerous enough already... view

By: Edward Abbey

I'm dense when it comes to discouragement... view

By: Lynn Abbey

That bedrock faith that I could write was what blinded me to attempts to discourage me... view

By: Lynn Abbey

I do have a small collection of traditional SF ideas which I've never been able to sell. I'm known as a fantasy writer and neither my agent nor my editors want to risk my brand by jumping genre... view

By: Lynn Abbey

I think my prose reads as if English were my second language. By the time I get to the end of a paragraph, I'm dodging bullets and gasping for breath... view

By: Lynn Abbey

The camera is no more an instrument of preservation, the image is... view

By: Berenice Abbott

The jam is moving toward the Capitol where Congress sits in judgment on all the administrative agencies of Government... view

By: Grace Abbott

I stand on the sidewalk watching it because the responsibility is mine and I must, I take a very firm hold on the handles of the baby carriage and I wheel it into the traffic... view

By: Grace Abbott

The first and continuing argument for the curtailment of working hours and the raising of the minimum age was that education was necessary in a democracy and working children could not attend school... view

By: Grace Abbott

Idol has pretty much taken me out of my recording and out of my choreography. I have managed to slip in some choreography jobs. And I've been writing songs for other artists... view

By: Paula Abdul

I think it would be great if there were no age limit... view

By: Paula Abdul

Virgin Records will probably release their own package sometime next year... view

By: Paula Abdul

Today more than ever we need creative minds to address the issues of the age. And one of the most urgent is this: How can humanity know so much, achieve so much, and still fail so many people so badly?.. view

By: King Abdullah II

The conventional definition of management is getting work done through people, but real management is developing people through work... view

By: Hasan Al Basri

For the stage displays the first vigorous expression, as the natural thing and without conspicuous restraint, of private individuality... view

By: Lascelles Abercrombie

The reason can only be this: heroic poetry depends on an heroic age, and an age is heroic because of what it is, not because of what it does... view

By: Lascelles Abercrombie

The Border Ballads, for instance, and the Robin Hood Ballads, clearly suppose a state of society which is nothing but a very circumscribed and not very important heroic age... view

By: Lascelles Abercrombie

But as the Pope has a long arm, which might reach me in France, I have gone a little out of the way to tell him the plain truths contained in these pages... view

By: Edmond About

Marriage, in life, is like a duel in the midst of a battle... view

By: Edmond About

Suddenly I was the man who got the part that every actor in the English language was trying to get. I was really scared. I had talked the talk, and now I had to walk the walk. For three days, I couldn't answer the phone... view

By: F. Murray Abraham

CBS fought very hard on this because it believed and believes that there's a principle at stake here. The principle is that Dan Rather doesn't work for the police, and that people that speak to Dan Rather understand that he's a journalist and not a police agent... view

By: Floyd Abrams

It's amazing how, age after age, in country after country, and in all languages, Shakespeare emerges as incomparable... view

By: M. H. Abrams

You can fake your age or mask it, but the passion that moves the characters has to be real... view

By: Victoria Abril

It's risky in a marriage for a man to come home too late, but it can sometimes pose an even greater risk if he comes home too early... view

By: Marcel Achard

The damage done in one year can sometimes take ten or twenty years to repair... view

By: Chinua Achebe

And I'm working at trying to find a kind of language where I won't be so easily modulated by expectation... view

By: Kathy Acker

I'm really fascinated and you know I've been wondering about that usage of language, various breathing techniques and why in these practices language is being used in another way... view

By: Kathy Acker

It began in mystery, and it will end in mystery, but what a savage and beautiful country lies in between... view

By: Diane Ackerman

A poem records emotions and moods that lie beyond normal language, that can only be patched together and hinted at metaphorically... view

By: Diane Ackerman

My father is an actor, so he brought me into his agency when I was young. It wasn't something I wanted to do until high school, when I started taking theater and really liked it. Then an agent found me and wanted me to come out to Los Angeles and give it a shot. I gave myself six months, but it only took me like a week to get a job... view

By: Jensen Ackles

There is nothing worse than a sharp image of a fuzzy concept... view

By: Ansel Adams

These people live again in print as intensely as when their images were captured on old dry plates of sixty years ago... I am walking in their alleys, standing in their rooms and sheds and workshops, looking in and out of their windows. Any they in turn seem to be aware of me... view

By: Ansel Adams

When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence... view

By: Ansel Adams

No man has the right to dictate what other men should perceive, create or produce, but all should be encouraged to reveal themselves, their perceptions and emotions, and to build confidence in the creative spirit... view

By: Ansel Adams

Trying to manage diabetes is hard because if you don't, there are consequences you'll have to deal with later in life... view

By: Bryan Adams

Middle age occurs when you are too young to take up golf and too old to rush up to the net... view

By: Franklin P. Adams