Mom Quotes (1649)

Quotes and citations about mom

The creative act lasts but a brief moment, a lightning instant of give-and-take, just long enough for you to level the camera and to trap the fleeting prey in your little box... view

By: Henri Cartier-Bresson

To photograph is to hold one's breath, when all faculties converge to capture fleeting reality. It's at that precise moment that mastering an image becomes a great physical and intellectual joy... view

By: Henri Cartier-Bresson

My father still is a lawyer, and my mom was a teacher and then later a career counselor... view

By: Steve Case

My Mom and Dad did it pretty good, so I know it can work. The foremost thing I would say about working with Robin and Sean is that they were devoted to this project and devoted to their characters. You can't ask for any more from talented actors like that... view

By: Nick Cassavetes

I think that a man should not live beyond the age when he begins to deteriorate, when the flame that lighted the brightest moment of his life has weakened... view

By: Fidel Castro

When kindness has left people, even for a few moments, we become afraid of them as if their reason had left them. When it has left a place where we have always found it, it is like shipwreck.. view

By: Willa Cather

What was any art but a mould in which to imprison for a moment the shining elusive element which is life itself - life hurrying past us and running away, too strong to stop, too sweet to lose... view

By: Willa Cather

The miracles of the church seem to me to rest not so much upon faces or voices or healing power coming suddenly near to us from afar off, but upon our perceptions being made finer, so that for a moment our eyes can see and our ears can hear what is there about us always... view

By: Willa Cather

The present moment is nice but it does not last. Living in it is like waiting in a junction town for the morning limited.. view

By: Bruce Catton

I've been playing sexually aware women most of my life. At this point I expected to be playing moms and wives. It's exciting to play a femme fatale... view

By: Kim Cattrall

I do what I do, and I do it well, and focus and take it one moment at a time... view

By: James Caviezel

Everything beautiful has its moment and then passes away... view

By: Luis Cernuda

I wanted to make a film about stupid people that was very vulgar and deeply stupid. From that moment on I can hardly be reproached for making a film that is about stupid people... view

By: Claude Chabrol

I work in whatever medium likes me at the moment... view

By: Marc Chagall

No matter how dark the moment, love and hope are always possible... view

By: George Chakiris

It is better to die than to preserve this life by incurring disgrace. The loss of life causes but a moment's grief, but disgrace brings grief every day of one's life... view

By: Chanakya

The moment a man begins to talk about technique that's proof that he is fresh out of ideas... view

By: Raymond Chandler

The moment a man sets his thoughts down on paper, however secretly, he is in a sense writing for publication... view

By: Raymond Chandler

The minute you try to talk business with him he takes the attitude that he is a gentleman and a scholar, and the moment you try to approach him on the level of his moral integrity he starts to talk business... view

By: Raymond Chandler

I'm a competitive person and it is in my nature to try hard in every match I play. The only time I'm not competitive is when I'm playing against my mom... view

By: Michael Chang

I suppose that's one of the ironies of life doing the wrong thing at the right moment... view

By: Charlie Chaplin

I had no idea of the character. But the moment I was dressed, the clothes and the make-up made me feel the person he was. I began to know him, and by the time I walked onto the stage he was fully born... view

By: Charlie Chaplin

We all must live our lives always feeling, always thinking the moment has arrived... view

By: Tracy Chapman

You have to pay attention to the moment and make it the best it can be for you. I've been trying to do that. It's really made a major difference for me. I'm a happier person... view

By: Tracy Chapman

I think we're in good hands. There's definitely much more momentum in bringing in good things to help support the show. Everyone's got a good attitude about it and I think that makes all the difference... view

By: Crystal Chappell

From that moment on, there will be an irreversible process to separate Quebec from Canada... view

By: Jean Charest

My parents and my grandfather on my mom's side would travel the earth. They went to Australia and China, and they went to probably every soccer game I ever played... view

By: Brandi Chastain

And I remember how proud I was to put on my training jersey and go out on the field. Making it back to that environment was for me my greatest moment, because somebody had told me I couldn't do it and I never gave up on myself, the game and my teammates... view

By: Brandi Chastain

I have a 16 year-old son, so I'm now a soccer mom. I stand on the sidelines and I hear the things parents are saying, so I want them to understand what it is their kids are feeling in any sports environment... view

By: Brandi Chastain

My fairy-tale life ended the moment I wanted to apply for a passport... view

By: Joan Chen

I'm learning English at the moment. I can say 'Big Ben', 'Hello Rodney', 'Tower Bridge' and 'Loo'... view

By: Cher

The workings of the human heart are the profoundest mystery of the universe. One moment they make us despair of our kind, and the next we see in them the reflection of the divine image... view

By: Charles W. Chesnutt

Sex: the pleasure is momentary, the position ridiculous, and the expense damnable... view

By: Lord Chesterfield

The man who throws a bomb is an artist, because he prefers a great moment to everything... view

By: Gilbert K. Chesterton

If you wait for the perfect moment when all is safe and assured, it may never arrive. Mountains will not be climbed, races won, or lasting happiness achieved... view

By: Maurice Chevalier

I am trying to make art that relates to the deepest and most mythic concerns of human kind and I believe that, at this moment of history, feminism is humanism... view

By: Judy Chicago

I believe, however, that such abnormal moments can be found in everyone, and it is all the more fortunate when they occur in individuals with creative talent or with clairvoyant powers... view

By: Giorgio de Chirico

Art is the fatal net which catches these strange moments on the wing like mysterious butterflies, fleeing the innocence and distraction of common men... view

By: Giorgio de Chirico

If you and I are having a single thought of violence or hatred against anyone in the world at this moment, we are contributing to the wounding of the world... view

By: Deepak Chopra

You and I are essentially infinite choice-makers. In every moment of our existence, we are in that field of all possibilities where we have access to an infinity of choices... view

By: Deepak Chopra