Time Quotes (12308)

Quotes and citations about time

A dying man needs to die, as a sleepy man needs to sleep, and there comes a time when it is wrong, as well as useless, to resist... view

By: Stewart Alsop

If I'm making a movie and get hungry, I call time-out and eat some crackers... view

By: Carol Alt

Filmmaking is a chance to live many lifetimes... view

By: Robert Altman

By the time I reached high school my father's grocery store had made our life adequately comfortable and I was able to choose, without any practical encumbrances, the subjects that I wanted to pursue in college... view

By: Sidney Altman

About seven years later I was given a book about the periodic table of the elements. For the first time I saw the elegance of scientific theory and its predictive power... view

By: Sidney Altman

Indeed, we are privileged to have been afforded the opportunity to study Nature and to follow our own thoughts and inspirations in a time of relative tranquillity and in a land with a generous and forward-looking government... view

By: Sidney Altman

Our industry has invested so much money in technology that perhaps it's time to invest in talent, in people... view

By: Christiane Amanpour

I think that our fundamental belief is that for us growth is a way of life and we have to grow at all times... view

By: Mukesh Ambani

The idea is that we're doing it just for the joy of the actual physical experience. We may record something just for the fun of it, but the idea is just to be truly joyful and truly fun, especially for me, because I take myself too seriously all the time... view

By: Lauren Ambrose

I'm no politician. I'm an historian who has learned through a lifetime of studying that nothing in the world beats universal education... view

By: Stephen Ambrose

Sometimes a piece of music in the score isn't effective. When a score is too well finished with too many elements, sometimes it's too much... view

By: Alejandro Amenabar

When I moved to Seattle, I was hanging out with kids who had done drugs, had sex a million times. I look at them now and realize their childhood was taken away... view

By: Jeff Ament

Our first record didn't come out on vinyl, so I think that might have had something to do with actually being in a position to make sure that it came out in vinyl this time. It sounds way better... view

By: Jeff Ament

I came into the Agency with a set of ideas and attitudes that were quite typical of people coming into the Agency at that time. You could call it liberal anti-communism... view

By: Aldrich Ames

I said in court a long time ago that I didn't see that the Soviet Union was significantly helped by the information I gave them, nor that the United States was significantly harmed... view

By: Aldrich Ames

Sanctification is not to be understood here as a separation from ordinary use or consecration to some special use, although this meaning is often present in Scripture, sometimes referring to outward and sometimes to inward or effectual separation... view

By: William Ames

There is sometimes a peculiar confusion in the West that equates progress to whatever is recent or whatever is new, and it is time we understood that progress has nothing to do with the chronology of an idea... view

By: Barbara Amiel

The People's Republic of China has not yet reached the military might of the Soviet Empire. It requires a little more time and a little more infusion of Western aid, loans, technology and the hard currency of our tourists... view

By: Barbara Amiel

Life is short and we have never too much time for gladdening the hearts of those who are travelling the dark journey with us. Oh be swift to love, make haste to be kind... view

By: Henri Frederic Amiel

Sometimes people mistake the way I talk for what I am thinking... view

By: Idi Amin

I sometimes feel that more lousy dishes are presented under the banner of pate than any other... view

By: Kingsley Amis

Even if you walk exactly the same route each time - as with a sonnet - the events along the route cannot be imagined to be the same from day to day, as the poet's health, sight, his anticipations, moods, fears, thoughts cannot be the same... view

By: A. R. Ammons

If a poem is each time new, then it is necessarily an act of discovery, a chance taken, a chance that may lead to fulfillment or disaster... view

By: A. R. Ammons

As anyone who has ever been around a cat for any length of time well knows, cats have enormous patience with the limitations of the human kind... view

By: Cleveland Amory

I could have begged. They made it obvious to me that if I wanted to come back and be a good boy... but I'd rather be in Roots than Good Times... view

By: John Amos

Our generation has an incredible amount of realism, yet at the same time it loves to complain and not really change. Because, if it does change, then it won't have anything to complain about... view

By: Tori Amos

I'm a musician first, a food-lover second, a dirty mouth with feet, and a girl last time I checked... view

By: Tori Amos

Sometimes you have to do what you don't like to get to where you want to be... view

By: Tori Amos

For the most part, pianos are female to me. Sometimes they're dykes, and they're always good fun... view

By: Tori Amos

When today's generation reads Jack's books or they listen to the music created by some of us, I believe that they see there is a different way of approaching today's life and today's sometimes seeming hopelessness that can provide answers... view

By: David Amram

When you are accompanying someone, you are listening to them the way you listen to a Bach Chorale, where four parts are going on at the same time, all of which are gorgeous melodies, all being played simultaneously... view

By: David Amram

When I was snowed under with the work of an idol, I didn't have time to think... view

By: Namie Amuro

I enjoyed the opportunities, but there was no time to think... view

By: Namie Amuro

Even where friendship is concerned, it takes me a long time to trust people... view

By: Namie Amuro

No one told me about boys. I had to figure it out myself. The first thing I learned was that sometimes they grow slower than women mentally... view

By: Elena Anaya

Most of the people who will walk after me will be children, so make the beat keep time with short steps... view

By: Hans Christian Andersen

Be ready for when your time comes, you will have that window of opportunity, so seize the moment and capitalise on it... view

By: Anthony Anderson

More oftentimes than not, you're automatically guilty before innocent... view

By: Anthony Anderson

The situation in America is when it starts moving there, all the bands from England move over to America and work from there, so that they're available all the time for everyone that wants them in person... view

By: Benny Anderson

And it's interesting, when you look at the predictions made during the peak of the boom in the 1990s, about e-commerce, or internet traffic, or broadband adoption, or internet advertising, they were all right - they were just wrong in time... view

By: Chris Anderson