Quotations that match 'asked'.I just want to live each moment, but it's kind of hard to do that when you are asked to analyze yourself constantly. But it's also good in that you are forced to think about things that you don't ordinarily think about. I think it's strange.
[ Also Analyze Asked Constantly Each Forced Good Hard Just Kind Live Moment Ordinarily Strange Things Think Want Yourself]
I once asked the most fabulous couple I know, Madonna and Guy Ritchie, how they kept things fresh despite having been married for almost seven months. 'It's a job, Al,' Guy told me. 'We work at it every day.'
[ Al Almost Asked Been Couple Day Despite Every Fabulous Fresh Guy Having How Job Kept Know Madonna Married Months Most Once Ritchie Seven Things Told Work]
All my life as an artist I have asked myself: What pushes me continually to make sculpture? I have found the answer. art is an action against death. It is a denial of death.
[ Action Against Answer Art Artist Asked Continually Death Denial Found Life Make Myself Pushes Sculpture]
Ambition is but avarice on stilts, and masked.
[ Ambition Avarice Masked]
Our responsibility is to captivate you for however long we've asked for your attention. That said, there is tremendous drama to be gotten from the great, what you would say, heavy issues.
[ Asked Attention Drama Gotten Great Heavy However Issues Long Our Responsibility Said Say Tremendous Would Your]
For the first time in history, we declared war without financing it. Americans have not been asked to pay for it through taxes.
[ Americans Asked Been Declared Financing First History Pay Taxes Through Time War Without]
When asked for your views, by the press or others, remember that what they really want to know is the President's views.
[ Asked Know Others President Press Really Remember Views Want Your]
I didn't volunteer; they asked me. I felt a duty to testify.
[ Asked Duty Felt Testify Volunteer]
I believe in the Constitution. The Constitution says that government isn't supposed to be infusing religion into our society, and so I asked to have that upheld.
[ Asked Believe Constitution Government Infusing Into Our Religion Says Society Supposed Upheld]
Whenever I'm asked who my favourite co-star is, I always hesitate in giving an answer.
[ Always Answer Asked Favourite Giving Hesitate Whenever]
In my first film, I was a basketball player. Like every good actor, I lied when they asked me if I could play.
[ Actor Asked Basketball Could Every Film First Good Lied Play Player]
We were doing things with a hundred per cent feeling. It wasn't programmed. It wasn't asked for. It wasn't structured. It was just there. It was very raw. I don't think the industry would allow that to happen again.
[ Again Allow Asked Cent Doing Feeling Happen Hundred Industry Just Per Programmed Raw Structured Things Think Very Were Would]
Some people think that prayer just means asking for things, and if they fail to receive exactly what they asked for, they think the whole thing is a fraud.
[ Asked Asking Exactly Fail Fraud Just Means Prayer Receive Some Thing Things Think Whole]
Many a man will have the courage to die gallantly, but will not have the courage to say, or even to think, that the cause for which he is asked to die is an unworthy one.
[ Asked Cause Courage Die Even Man Many Say Think Unworthy Which Will]
In 16, 17 years as a pro I was used to the head coach doing it alone. He might have asked his people for advice, but he made the decisions on his own. In order to learn quickly I couldn't do that.
[ Advice Alone Asked Coach Decisions Doing Head His Learn Made Might Order Own Pro Quickly Used Years]
It is time we Georgians did not depend only on others, it is time we asked what Georgia will do for the world.
[ Asked Depend Did Georgia Georgians Only Others Time Will World]
I can't think of a time that the U.S. government asked us or instructed us not to report or air something.
[ Air Asked Government Instructed Report Something Think Time Us]
If I were asked for a one line answer to the question' What makes a woman good in bed?' I would say, 'A man who is good in bed.'
[ Answer Asked Bed Good Line Makes Man Question Say Were Woman Would]
At the art college in Edinburgh someone arranged for some London groups to come up and play. I was in a supporting band, with Bernie Green I think. Derek Bailey was one of the visiting musicians. He seemed to like my playing and asked me to come down to London.
[ Arranged Art Asked Bailey Band College Come Derek Down Edinburgh Green Groups London Musicians Play Playing Seemed Some Someone Supporting Think Up Visiting]
It's kind of a shame that it's even an issue. Not being gay, I can't fully appreciate how complicated that is. In the article, the interviewer asked me, and I said that if I were, I would just say it.
[ Appreciate Article Asked Being Complicated Even Fully Gay How Interviewer Issue Just Kind Said Say Shame Were Would]
The running across the field thing, that was the first scene we shot in the movie. We asked the audience to stay for the scene, and 37,000 people stayed.
[ Across Asked Audience Field First Movie Running Scene Shot Stay Stayed Thing]
CBS news anchor Dan Rather has interviewed Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein. When asked what it was like to talk to a crazy man, Saddam said, 'It's not so bad.'
[ Anchor Asked Bad Cbs Crazy Dan Dictator Hussein Interviewed Iraqi Man News Rather Saddam Said Talk]
David Stern should get with the mothers of the NBA and let the moms decide what the dress code should be. I asked my mother if I could wear a chain, and she told me yeah. So I do stuff that my parents allow me to do.
[ Allow Asked Chain Code Could David Decide Dress Get Moms Mother Mothers Nba Parents She Should Stern Stuff Told Wear Yeah]
I think the sea has thrown itself upon me and been answered, at least in part, and I believe I am a little changed - not essentially, but changed and transubstantiated as anyone is who has asked a question and been answered.
[ Am Answered Anyone Asked Been Believe Changed Essentially Itself Least Little Part Question Sea Think Thrown Upon]
I copied my brother. He was a natural dancer. Graceful. People always asked did we study ballet. We never did.
[ Always Asked Ballet Brother Copied Dancer Did Graceful Natural Never Study]
I went to the bank and asked to borrow a cup of money. They said, "What for?" I said, "I'm going to buy some sugar."
[ Asked Bank Borrow Buy Cup Going Money Said Some Sugar Went]
People have often asked if I'm gay because I don't go out of my way to spit and scratch and give people attitude.
[ Asked Attitude Because Gay Give Go Often Out Scratch Spit Way]
Many people have asked me how I feel about losing my job.
[ Asked Feel How Job Losing Many]
When he died, Emerson was thought of as the representative American writer par excellence, and his point of view was still so potent that William James was honored to be asked to speak at a centenary celebration.
[ American Asked Celebration Died Emerson Excellence His Honored James Par Point Potent Representative Speak Still Thought View William Writer]
Faulkner turned out to be a great teacher. When a student asked a question ineptly, he answered the question with what the student had really wanted to know.
[ Answered Asked Faulkner Great Had Know Out Question Really Student Teacher Turned Wanted]
They went back there, looked at all the computers, asked me to come in and tell them what all the computers were for specifically so they knew how to dismantle the network I had been running.
[ Asked Back Been Come Computers Dismantle Had How Knew Looked Network Running Specifically Tell Them Went Were]
I asked God if it was a sin and He didn't say anything.
[ Anything Asked God Say Sin]
If you had asked people in 1929, 'Here is what is about to happen. How much would you pay to avoid the Great Depression from occurring?' The answer is they would have paid a lot. They would have borrowed money if it could be used to prevent the Great Depression.
[ Answer Asked Avoid Borrowed Could Depression Great Had Happen Here How Lot Money Much Occurring Paid Pay Prevent Used Would]
We asked ourselves and the world to base decisions on good science, and I really believe the United States can be the leader in delivering that message to our international trading partners.
[ Asked Base Believe Decisions Delivering Good International Leader Message Our Ourselves Partners Really Science States Trading United World]
I submit that those who run the American military at the top, and those whose boots are on the ground and who run the machinery and equipment, are sending a signal: You asked us to do something. Give us some time and we will solve the problems and we will do it.
[ American Asked Boots Equipment Give Ground Machinery Military Problems Run Sending Signal Solve Some Something Submit Those Time Top Us Whose Will]
Gandhi has asked that the British Government should walk out of India and leave the Indian people to settle differences among themselves, even if it means chaos and confusion.
[ Among Asked British Chaos Confusion Differences Even Gandhi Government India Indian Leave Means Out Settle Should Themselves Walk]
It's very much like filmmaking always is-you're always asked to do something that you're not sure you know how to do. So you make an educated guess as to what you think will work and you hope between that and plan B, that you can end up with a product that's really good.
[ Always Asked Between Educated End Filmmaking Good Guess Hope How Know Make Much Plan Product Really Something Sure Think Up Very Will Work]
I appreciated and respected kids who asked questions. They didn't do it to get attention, but because they were interested. Kids who didn't want to look dumb seemed like scared little rabbits.
[ Appreciated Asked Attention Because Dumb Get Interested Kids Little Look Questions Rabbits Respected Scared Seemed Want Were]
I was invited to photograph Hollywood. They asked me what I would like to photograph. I said, Ugly men.
[ Asked Hollywood Invited Men Photograph Said Ugly Would]
Don't give advice unless you're asked.
[ Advice Asked Give Unless]
In the past, TSR and now Wizards of the Coast have asked me to do game stats for my characters, and I'm never comfortable doing that. It's all relative after all.
[ After Asked Characters Coast Comfortable Doing Game Never Now Past Relative Stats Wizards]
I went to a record store and asked for 50 cent. They kicked me out for pan-handling.
[ Asked Cent Kicked Out Record Store Went]
I had sat in one day in Central Park with Bonnie and Delaney, and Duane was playing with them, so I asked if he wanted to work on an album. You never had to say to him how to play the guitar.
[ Album Asked Bonnie Central Day Guitar Had Him How Never Park Play Playing Sat Say Them Wanted Work]
Yes. I've been asked to pose nude, but I never have, and I probably never will.
[ Asked Been Never Nude Pose Probably Will Yes]
Albert Einstein when asked what he considered to be the most powerful force in the universe answered: Compound interest! What you have become is the price you paid to get what you used to want.
[ Albert Answered Asked Become Compound Considered Einstein Force Get Interest Most Paid Powerful Price Universe Used Want]
A whole bunch of months passed and I didn't hear anything and then he emailed and asked if I could do a little piece on POD and Queens of the Stone Age.
[ Age Anything Asked Bunch Could Emailed Hear Little Months Passed Piece Queens Stone Then Whole]
According to recent opinion polls, a large majority of Iraqis believe that the U.S. military has no intention to leave Iraq, and that it would stay even is asked by the Iraqi government to leave.
[ According Asked Believe Even Government Intention Iraq Iraqi Iraqis Large Leave Majority Military Opinion Polls Recent Stay Would]
The Rat Pack was the piece that really kicked me out of that little funk that I was in and then Ted called me up and asked me if I wanted to be the dad in Blow.
[ Asked Blow Called Dad Funk Kicked Little Out Pack Piece Rat Really Ted Then Up Wanted]
Learn to ask for what you want. The worst people can do is not give you what you ask for which is precisely where you were before you asked.
[ Ask Asked Before Give Learn Precisely Want Were Where Which Worst]
I went out to some advertising agencies and asked if I could do anything.
[ Advertising Agencies Anything Asked Could Out Some Went]
I was personally opposed to the death penalty, and yet I think I have probably asked for the death penalty more than most people in the United States.
[ Asked Death More Most Opposed Penalty Personally Probably States Than Think United Yet]
When they asked Jack Benny to do something for the Actor's Orphanage - he shot both his parents and moved in.
[ Actor Asked Benny Both His Jack Moved Orphanage Parents Shot Something]
We'd love to do Pirates for the 21st century. People have also asked about Colonization, and a few others.
[ Also Asked Century Colonization Few Love Others Pirates]
When I was building the Vietnam Memorial, I never once asked the veterans what it was like in the war, because from my point of view, you don't pry into other people's business.
[ Asked Because Building Business Into Memorial Never Once Other Point Pry Veterans Vietnam View War]
When friends asked me, Can we help? I'd say, Not unless you can alter time, speed up the harvest or teleport me off this rock. I used that line from Star Wars.
[ Alter Asked Friends Harvest Help Line Off Rock Say Speed Star Time Unless Up Used Wars]
I've often talked about that, and I've been asked that a couple of times and my feeling are that if you have a good show, a bad host will not even hurt the show.
[ Asked Bad Been Couple Even Feeling Good Host Hurt Often Show Talked Times Will]
I've been asked to say a couple of words about my husband, Fang. How about short and cheap?
[ Asked Been Cheap Couple Fang How Husband Say Short Words]
I asked my friend Greg Andersson to introduce me to people that can distribute my album.
[ Album Asked Distribute Friend Greg Introduce]
A completely disrespectful photographer was asked to stop taking photographs, and then said, 'I've got what I want. What are you going to do about it?' How would you feel if somebody walked up and started taking your photograph? I don't think you'd be very happy.
[ Asked Completely Disrespectful Feel Going Got Happy How Photograph Photographer Photographs Said Somebody Started Stop Taking Then Think Up Very Walked Want Would Your]
One day, though, I was asked if I'd like to go to the University of Florida and become a Gator.
[ Asked Become Day Florida Go Though University]
What do you do if you are asked to do a job, first by the Prime Minister, and then by the King? How can you refuse?
[ Asked First How Job King Minister Prime Refuse Then]
Actually, as that first association continued, we got a little more legitimate. In those days, they asked Boy Scout troops to act as ushers during the football games. So we signed up and I went to many games in full Boy Scout uniform as an usher.
[ Act Actually Asked Association Boy Continued Days During First Football Full Games Got Legitimate Little Many More Scout Signed Those Troops Uniform Up Usher Ushers Went]
I'm terrified of men these days. If someone asked me out now, I don't know what I'd say, how I'd react. But I couldn't go through with it, not at all. I suppose I've been terrified of them all along.
[ Along Asked Been Days Go How Know Men Now Out React Say Someone Suppose Terrified Them These Through]
I understand that if you set out to be a celebrity, then you asked for it, but all I wanted to be was an actor.
[ Actor Asked Celebrity Out Set Then Understand Wanted]
I get asked that a lot and I really don't.
[ Asked Get Lot Really]
I asked him a number of questions and I got some very interesting answers. Ken's heroes, according to Christopher, would be people like John Wayne, of course.
[ According Answers Asked Christopher Course Got Heroes Him Interesting John Ken Number Questions Some Very Wayne Would]
We must advertise to U.S. business that we are there, that our attitude has changed, and that we care. When we are asked to help, we have to perform and provide the right advice.
[ Advertise Advice Asked Attitude Business Care Changed Help Must Our Perform Provide Right]
A successful woman preacher was once asked what special obstacles have you met as a woman in the ministry? Not one, she answered, except the lack of a minister's wife.
[ Answered Asked Except Lack Met Minister Ministry Obstacles Once Preacher She Special Successful Wife Woman]
Just before she died she asked, What is the answer? No answer came. She laughed and said, In that case, what is the question? Then she died.
[ Answer Asked Before Came Case Died Just Laughed Question Said She Then]
I went to these mixers, you know, where you're supposed to meet people. And sure enough, some guy asked me for my phone number. but at the end of the evening he gave it back.
[ Asked Back End Enough Evening Gave Guy Know Meet Number Phone Some Supposed Sure These Went Where]
In a sense I've made the same film over and over again. In all of them I've asked, 'Who are we as Americans?
[ Again Americans Asked Film Made Over Same Sense Them]
I have to be asked, I guess, but I love the idea of marriage. I think it's beautiful. I'm such a romantic, and I always have been.
[ Always Asked Beautiful Been Guess Idea Love Marriage Romantic Such Think]
The Four Aces asked me if I'd like to sing with them as they didn't really have a lead singer.
[ Asked Four Lead Really Sing Singer Them]
I felt fine after 24 hours and asked the state commission to prolong my stay in space to three days. And I carried out the entire schedule. Could I have done that if I had been half-dead?
[ After Asked Been Carried Commission Could Days Done Entire Felt Fine Had Hours Out Prolong Schedule Space State Stay Three]
When I'm asked who my audience is, I say someone with an open mind, which is not a vacant one and sometimes a liberal mind is not the same thing as an open one.
[ Asked Audience Liberal Mind Open Same Say Someone Sometimes Thing Vacant Which]
Nobody's ever asked me to pay for a meal before I've eaten it, I've never been pulled over just because I was driving the wrong kind of car in the wrong kind of area at the wrong time of night.
[ Area Asked Because Been Before Car Driving Eaten Ever Just Kind Meal Never Night Nobody Over Pay Pulled Time Wrong]
Insanity is often the logic of an accurate mind overtasked.
[ Accurate Insanity Logic Mind Often]
I asked my girlfriend, 'Will you marry me?' She said, 'We'll have to ask my father.' So we had a seance and Jack Ruby says, 'Hello!'
[ Ask Asked Father Girlfriend Had Hello Jack Marry Ruby Said Says She Will]
In the fall of the year 2000, there just happened to be a decision point when they asked me to become Chief Executive Officer of the company. It was a time when, as you remember, we were starting to have some real problems in the California energy markets.
[ Asked Become California Chief Company Decision Energy Executive Fall Happened Just Markets Officer Point Problems Real Remember Some Starting Time Were Year]
I grind my teeth and keep my thumbs in so tight that I've dislocated them, just not to scream. Sometimes as an actor one is lucky enough to be asked to scream.
[ Actor Asked Dislocated Enough Grind Just Keep Lucky Scream Sometimes Teeth Them Thumbs Tight]
This is a fault common to all singers, that among their friends they will never sing when they are asked; unasked, they will never desist.
[ Among Asked Common Desist Fault Friends Never Sing Singers Their Will]
Someone asked me years ago if it were true that I disliked Jews, and I replied that it was certainly true, not at all because they are Jews but because they are folks, and I don't like folks.
[ Ago Asked Because Certainly Disliked Folks Jews Replied Someone True Were Years]
I was very lucky all three newspapers approached me and asked me to draw their cartoons for them.
[ Approached Asked Cartoons Draw Lucky Newspapers Their Them Three Very]
I asked for help, which is the hardest thing in the world.
[ Asked Hardest Help Thing Which World]
Ask anyone committed to Marxist analysis how many angels on the head of a pin, and you will be asked in return to never mind the angels, tell me who controls the production of pins.
[ Analysis Angels Anyone Ask Asked Committed Controls Head How Many Marxist Mind Never Pin Pins Production Return Tell Will]
I loved being asked 2,000 questions a day, storyboarding every move, knowing as though by instinct exactly where the camera had to be, because it was my story.
[ Asked Because Being Camera Day Every Exactly Had Instinct Knowing Loved Move Questions Story Though Where]
I just consider myself a piece of the puzzle and I'm lucky enough to be asked or invited to the party, if you will. I hope I can bring some laughs and grimaces to the fans.
[ Asked Bring Consider Enough Fans Hope Invited Just Laughs Lucky Myself Party Piece Puzzle Some Will]
A great many people have come up to me and asked how I manage to get so much work done and still keep looking so dissipated.
[ Asked Come Dissipated Done Get Great How Keep Looking Manage Many Much Still Up Work]
Then I contacted Ken, then he called me back, then we had a great meeting. Then he called and asked if I would come back to the show. Which was awesome.
[ Asked Awesome Back Called Come Contacted Great Had Ken Meeting Show Then Which Would]
When we first met, I was trying to put a band together. I asked around at school for other guys who wanted to play in a band. Someone told me about a juvenile delinquent they knew who played bongos.
[ Around Asked Band Delinquent First Guys Juvenile Knew Met Other Play Played Put School Someone Together Told Trying Wanted]
Spitfire asked me if I had a problem talking about Van Halen or Extreme. I really don't. There are people who are just going to want to know what it was like to play with Eddie.
[ Asked Eddie Extreme Going Had Halen Just Know Play Problem Really Spitfire Talking Van Want]
It was a mutual thing. I made a deal with them: I asked them if they did not bring out the place card of Malachi, I would let them have two minutes with each one of my patients.
[ Asked Bring Card Deal Did Each Made Minutes Mutual Out Patients Place Them Thing Two Would]
Why do the President and Vice-President constantly change the subject when asked to explain why things are going so badly in Iraq? The answer is simple. They have been consistently wrong about Iraq, and the results speak for themselves.
[ Answer Asked Badly Been Change Consistently Constantly Explain Going Iraq President Results Simple Speak Subject Themselves Things Vice-President Why Wrong]
I don't think HBO would want to do anything in conjunction with Sub Pop but I never asked either.
[ Anything Asked Conjunction Either Hbo Never Pop Sub Think Want Would]
Millions saw the apple fall, but Newton was the one who asked why. Leadership
[ Apple Asked Fall Millions Newton Saw Why]
At a Boston signing, someone from the audience asked why I was so obsessed with furniture in my books. The question rattled around in my head. I had no idea that I was obsessed with furniture.
[ Around Asked Audience Books Boston Furniture Had Head Idea Obsessed Question Rattled Signing Someone Why]
I was in the Chilli Peppers at the time and I asked myself, would I be able to wear a sock on my genitals at the age of forty and they proved me wrong because I guess they're still doing it.
[ Able Age Asked Because Doing Forty Genitals Guess Myself Peppers Proved Sock Still Time Wear Would Wrong]
Whether they give or refuse, it delights women just the same to have been asked.
[ Asked Been Delights Give Just Refuse Same Whether Women]
Never seem more learned than the people you are with. Wear your learning like a pocket watch and keep it hidden. Do not pull it out to count the hours, but give the time when you are asked.
[ Asked Count Give Hidden Hours Keep Learned Learning More Never Out Pocket Pull Seem Than Time Watch Wear Your]
Her friends say she is very funny. At a family dinner, she stood to go, and the footman very properly pulled her chair away. At that moment I asked her a question and she sat down again, except there was no chair. Everyone, including the Queen, laughed and laughed.
[ Again Asked Away Chair Dinner Down Everyone Except Family Friends Funny Go Her Including Laughed Moment Properly Pulled Queen Question Sat Say She Stood Very]
Father asked us what was God's noblest work. Anna said men, but I said babies. Men are often bad, but babies never are.
[ Anna Asked Babies Bad Father God Men Never Noblest Often Said Us Work]
It defies common sense that stores are fined for selling toy guns to children, but someone who isn't even allowed to board an airplane in this country can purchase as many real guns he wants with no questions asked.
[ Airplane Allowed Asked Board Children Common Country Defies Even Guns Many Purchase Questions Real Selling Sense Someone Stores Toy Wants]
I'm often asked what I think about the faith of the President George W. Bush. I think it is sincere. I think it's very real. I think it's deeply held.
[ Asked Bush Deeply Faith George Held Often President Real Sincere Think Very]
Quentin Tarantino asked me to work with him but there is no way I am going to do that while Matthew Vaughn is working in film.
[ Am Asked Film Going Him Matthew Quentin Tarantino Vaughn Way While Work Working]
Why go now? That is the question people asked when I announced I was retiring. A combination of things made me feel it was all drawing to a natural end.
[ Announced Asked Combination Drawing End Feel Go Made Natural Now Question Retiring Things Why]
How does one happen to write a poem: where does it come from? That is the question asked by the psychologists or the geneticists of poetry.
[ Asked Come Does Happen How Poem Poetry Psychologists Question Where Write]
Once Liverpool had asked me to sign again, there was no hesitation.
[ Again Asked Had Hesitation Liverpool Once Sign]
Some people asked me if it was going to be a downer to come back and play on a college team after playing on a world championship team, and I don't think they understand what it is like to play here.
[ After Asked Back Championship College Come Downer Going Here Play Playing Some Team Think Understand World]
If anything, if you can get somebody interested in something and get them excited, that's great. You should be praised for having opened the debate and having asked the right questions.
[ Anything Asked Debate Excited Get Great Having Interested Opened Praised Questions Right Should Somebody Something Them]
Kids are always asked, What are you going to be when you grow up? I needed an answer. So instead of saying, a fireman, or a policeman, I said, a reporter.
[ Always Answer Asked Fireman Going Grow Instead Kids Needed Policeman Reporter Said Saying Up]
Be able to decline a date so gracefully that the person isn't embarrassed that he or she asked.
[ Able Asked Date Decline Embarrassed Gracefully Person She]
The National Academy of Sciences would be unable to give a unanimous decision if asked whether the sun would rise tomorrow.
[ Academy Asked Decision Give National Rise Sciences Sun Tomorrow Unable Unanimous Whether Would]
I went there and helped him shuffle pictures of people, and one of the agents asked me if I was interested in acting. Of course, I was a little bit interested in it; I'm sure that's part of the reason I moved to L.A. even though I never admitted it to myself.
[ Acting Admitted Agents Asked Bit Course Even Helped Him Interested Little Moved Myself Never Part Pictures Reason Shuffle Sure Though Went]
If you asked me for my New Year Resolution, it would be to find out who I am.
[ Am Asked Find New Out Resolution Would Year]
Now when I came to go up to operations, I went down to this patient's room and got down on my knees at the foot of the bed and earnestly asked the Lord to help us and to help me.
[ Asked Bed Came Down Earnestly Foot Go Got Help Knees Lord Now Operations Patient Room Up Us Went]
Nobody has ever before asked the nuclear family to live all by itself in a box the way we do. With no relatives, no support, we've put it in an impossible situation.
[ Asked Before Box Ever Family Impossible Itself Live Nobody Nuclear Put Relatives Situation Support Way]
What Must I Do to Be Saved? It is impossible to ask a more weighty Question! It is deplorable that we hear it asked with no more Frequency, with nor more Agony.
[ Agony Ask Asked Deplorable Frequency Hear Impossible More Must Nor Question Saved Weighty]
Recently, I was asked if I was going to fire an employee who made a mistake that cost the company $600,000. No, I replied, I just spent $600,000 training him. Why would I want somebody to hire his experience?
[ Asked Company Cost Employee Experience Fire Going Him Hire His Just Made Mistake Recently Replied Somebody Spent Training Want Why Would]
But at a certain point, and I don't really know... people have asked me this. I don't know exactly what it was that pushed me towards directing, but I think it was a naive notion that if I directed I would be able to play all the roles. A kind of greed.
[ Able Asked Certain Directed Directing Exactly Greed Kind Know Naive Notion Play Point Pushed Really Roles Think Towards Would]
I swear to God, I would marry the first person who asked me, just because it seems so completely impossible that anyone would ask.
[ Anyone Ask Asked Because Completely First God Impossible Just Marry Person Seems Swear Would]
I asked a French critic a couple of years ago why my books did so well in France. He said it was because in my novels people both act and think. I got a kick out of that.
[ Act Ago Asked Because Books Both Couple Critic Did France French Got Kick Novels Out Said Think Well Why Years]
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
[ Asked Could Others Seen Why]
Charles Laughton signed me to my first movie contract at 17. He later asked my parents if he could adopt me.
[ Adopt Asked Charles Contract Could First Later Movie Parents Signed]
I couldn't care less about who sees my bits... My friends asked how I could do scenes like that and not get excited, but it wasn't like that. My bits looked the size of a cashew nut!
[ Asked Bits Care Could Excited Friends Get How Less Looked Nut Scenes Sees Size]
I feel safe in saying this, and that is that Peter Weir is without a doubt one of the greatest filmmakers of all time. I'd open a door in a movie for him if he asked me to.
[ Asked Door Doubt Feel Filmmakers Greatest Him Movie Open Peter Safe Saying Time Without]
The people at the record company had asked me if I could write a song about my life, my relationship with God, and where I'm from. Well, I can't write a song on purpose, my songs come in a moment of inspiration or desperation.
[ Asked Come Company Could Desperation God Had Inspiration Life Moment Purpose Record Relationship Song Songs Well Where Write]
I asked Dalai Lama the most important question that I think you could ask - if he had ever seen Caddyshack.
[ Ask Asked Could Dalai Ever Had Important Lama Most Question Seen Think]
Nobody asked how you looked, just what you shot.
[ Asked How Just Looked Nobody Shot]
My employer was never at any time aware of anything in my past beyond the writing I did, because, frankly, it isn't relevant to the job I was asked to do, which was to be a reporter.
[ Any Anything Asked Aware Because Beyond Did Employer Frankly Job Never Past Relevant Reporter Time Which Writing]
I wasn't originally taking drama, but the drama teacher asked me to audition for Bye, Bye Birdie. I did and got the lead role. Initially I was kind of scared, but once I did it I got bitten by the bug and loved it.
[ Asked Audition Birdie Bitten Bug Bye Did Drama Got Initially Kind Lead Loved Once Originally Role Scared Taking Teacher]
So much is asked of parents, and so little is given.
[ Asked Given Little Much Parents]
You do not need to leave your room. Remain sitting at your table and listen. Do not even listen, simply wait, be quiet still and solitary. The world will freely offer itself to you to be unmasked, it has no choice, it will roll in ecstasy at your feet.
[ Choice Ecstasy Even Feet Freely Itself Leave Listen Need Offer Quiet Remain Roll Room Simply Sitting Solitary Still Table Wait Will World Your]
Power! Did you ever hear of men being asked whether other souls should have power or not? It is born in them.
[ Asked Being Born Did Ever Hear Men Other Power Should Souls Them Whether]
Often I am asked if there is any such thing as a female serial killer.
[ Am Any Asked Female Killer Often Serial Such Thing]
When I was asked to be Writer in Residence at Edinburgh I thought, you can't teach poetry. This is ridiculous.
[ Asked Edinburgh Poetry Residence Ridiculous Teach Thought Writer]
Can you imagine what Bush would say if someone like Hugo Chavez asked him for a little piece of land to install a military base, and he only wanted to plant a Venezuelan flag there?
[ Asked Base Bush Chavez Flag Him Hugo Imagine Install Land Little Military Only Piece Plant Say Someone Venezuelan Wanted Would]
I've often been asked to run for office. I have no desire to do that, I would not want my time with the family or the company restricted because of the demands of an elected position.
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That inefficiency is masked because growth and progress are measured in money, and money does not give us information about ecological systems, it only gives information about financial systems.
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I asked him if he ever hung out with black guys in high school and he said, 'Well, no. They always had these angry looks on their faces. Who wouldn't look ticked off having to deal with nitwits like him?
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I went into a French restaraunt and asked the waiter, 'Have you got frog's legs?' He said, 'Yes,' so I said, 'Well hop into the kitchen and get me a cheese sandwich.'
[ Asked Cheese French Frog Get Got Hop Into Kitchen Legs Said Sandwich Waiter Well Went Yes]
Who wants to go to school and be asked for, like, 20 autographs?
[ Asked Autographs Go School Wants]
When George asked me to be the prequels, it was the same kind of meeting - it was very short and to the point. It was nice to see him after a long time, and we met in a hotel room.
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Captain Hale, alone, without sympathy or support, save that from above, on the near approach of death asked for a clergyman to attend him. It was refused. He then requested a Bible; that too was refused by his inhuman jailer.
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Somebody once asked me if I ever went up to the plate trying to hit a home run. I said, 'Sure, every time.'
[ Asked Ever Every Hit Home Once Plate Run Said Somebody Sure Time Trying Up Went]
But recently it seems that each time I vote, I am being asked to compromise my conservative ideals and my commitment to the American taxpayer simply for the benefit of political gain.
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I was a Christian in Creed, but nobody ever asked me.
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Men don't even ask me out. I can't remember the last time I was asked out on a date, and I'm talking years here. I spend my life more and more alone.
[ Alone Ask Asked Date Even Here Last Life Men More Out Remember Spend Talking Time Years]
In Fargo, they say, well, that's a job. How well do you get paid? For example, for this book I was written about in Entertainment Weekly, and it was kind of cool because my mom asked me if Entertainment Weekly was a magazine or a newspaper.
[ Asked Because Book Cool Entertainment Example Fargo Get How Job Kind Magazine Mom Newspaper Paid Say Weekly Well Written]
When he asked me, with obvious self-satisfaction, what I thought of the scenario, I hardly knew how to answer. I asked if he had seen the play and was hardly surprised when he said no.
[ Answer Asked Had Hardly How Knew Obvious Play Said Scenario Seen Self-Satisfaction Surprised Thought]
Although he's regularly asked to do so, God does not take sides in American politics.
[ Although American Asked Does God Politics Regularly Sides Take]
The one appearance that I made for President Kennedy, he, as I understand, had his choice or was asked to make a list of the people he would like to have perform, and I was fortunate enough to be one of them.
[ Appearance Asked Choice Enough Fortunate Had His Kennedy List Made Make Perform President Them Understand Would]
If I were asked for a one-sentence sound bite on religion, I would say I was against it.
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He asked why and I said, 'Because Gwyneth has a fat suit, my wife has a fat suit - I don't get a fat suit?' He looked at me and said, 'You mean you don't have one on?'
[ Asked Because Fat Get Gwyneth Looked Mean Said Suit Why Wife]
It's been a hard time to celebrate, to come out with a smile. But I'm an American. Naomi asked me to come out to support other Americans, and here I am.
[ Am American Americans Asked Been Celebrate Come Hard Here Naomi Other Out Smile Support Time]
I like to create the music I hear in my interior. As a conductor, you have the ability to squeeze the sounds and interpretation you asked for from 50 to 80 people.
[ Ability Asked Conductor Create Hear Interior Interpretation Music Sounds Squeeze]
All you now do is pursue your private objectives within society. Instead of us being a community, everybody is asked to seek their own personal ends. It's called competition. And competition is antagonism.
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When I'm asked how to succeed in show business, I always say I haven't the foggiest.
[ Always Asked Business Haven How Say Show Succeed]
The director took my face in his hands and asked me to show him my teeth, as with a horse. This happened on a Wednesday, and by the following Monday I was shooting.
[ Asked Director Face Following Hands Happened Him His Horse Monday Shooting Show Teeth Took Wednesday]
At one point in college I was so shy that I'd drop out of a class if asked to speak in front of other people.
[ Asked Class College Drop Front Other Out Point Shy Speak]
I have asked myself once or twice lately what was my natural bent. I have no doubt at all: It is to look at each day for the evil of that day and have a go at it, and that is why I have never failed to have an acute interest in each morning's letters.
[ Acute Asked Bent Day Doubt Each Evil Failed Go Interest Lately Letters Look Morning Myself Natural Never Once Twice Why]
One of the oddities about being Judy Garland's daughter was that everyone treated my mother with such awe that they would never have asked me the normal questions kids get about their moms.
[ Asked Awe Being Daughter Everyone Garland Get Judy Kids Moms Mother Never Normal Oddities Questions Such Their Treated Would]
If the Almighty were to rebuild the world and asked me for advice, I would have English Channels round every country. And the atmosphere would be such that anything which attempted to fly would be set on fire.
[ Advice Almighty Anything Asked Atmosphere Attempted Channels Country English Every Fire Fly Rebuild Round Set Such Were Which World Would]
Ultimately, man should not ask what the meaning of his life is, but rather he must recognize that it is he who is asked.
[ Ask Asked His Life Man Meaning Must Rather Recognize Should Ultimately]
To save your world you asked this man to die; would this man, could he see you now, ask why?
[ Ask Asked Could Die Man Now Save See Why World Would Your]
On my first day in New York a guy asked me if I knew where Central Park was. When I told him I didn't he said, 'Do you mind if I mug you here?'.
[ Asked Central Day First Guy Here Him Knew Mind Mug New Park Said Told Where York]
OFSTED has made large cuts in the paperwork which schools are asked to provide and further steps to reduce the bureaucratic burden will be introduced in September.
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I've been asked about this constantly, and I compare it to how if you're walking down the street and some schizo guy comes up to you and vomits on you: You wouldn't be hurt by that, you'd just think it's weird.
[ Asked Been Comes Compare Constantly Down Guy How Hurt Just Some Street Think Up Walking Weird]
I learned the songs and played the gigs, and then they called me about a month later. They told me they were like super stoked on me and asked me to join their band.
[ Asked Band Called Gigs Join Later Learned Month Played Songs Super Their Then Told Were]
I saw what Purple meant to people and I still hear it now when I'm in Europe. I'm always shocked that I'm still asked about Purple because it was such a long time ago.
[ Ago Always Asked Because Europe Hear Long Meant Now Purple Saw Shocked Still Such Time]
I remember going to my school careers advisor and asked about jobs that required scuba divers. It was a phase.
[ Advisor Asked Careers Divers Going Jobs Phase Remember Required School Scuba]
On two occasions I have been asked, 'Pray, Mr. Babbage, if you put into the machine wrong figures, will the right answers come out?' I am not able rightly to apprehend the kind of confusion of ideas that could provoke such a question.
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I'm going to be looking forward, asked to be judged on my record, not taken back as has been the - in a sense, the tendency throughout politics in Northern Ireland, is to always look back, always look at what was said a long time ago, instead of looking forward.
[ Ago Always Asked Back Been Forward Going Instead Ireland Judged Long Look Looking Northern Politics Record Said Sense Taken Tendency Throughout Time]
My experience with the Junior League, when I worked in Philadelphia for four years in reference to children's things, is that whenever they were asked they responded. They always responded with sincerity, and they did a good job.
[ Always Asked Children Did Experience Four Good Job Junior League Philadelphia Reference Responded Sincerity Things Were Whenever Worked Years]
Somebody asked me about the current choice we're being given in the presidential election. I said, Well, it's like two of the scariest movies I can imagine.
[ Asked Being Choice Current Election Given Imagine Movies Presidential Said Scariest Somebody Two Well]
When I first came to the House of Commons and walked out into the lobby, men sprang to their feet. I asked them to sit down since I'd come to walk around. I didn't want them doing me favours.
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There are no classes in life for beginners; right away you are always asked to deal with what is most difficult.
[ Always Asked Away Beginners Classes Deal Difficult Life Most Right]
If we had in this room a hundred teachers, good teachers from good schools, and asked them to define the word education, there would be very little general agreement.
[ Agreement Asked Define Education General Good Had Hundred Little Room Schools Teachers Them Very Word Would]
I had a lot of resentment for a while toward Kim Novak. But I don't mind her anymore. She's okay. We've become friends. I even asked her before this trip for some beauty tips.
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I'd asked around 10 or 15 people for suggestions. Finally one lady friend asked the right question, 'Well, what do you love most?' That's how I started painting money.
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I stopped believing in Santa Claus when I was six. Mother took me to see him in a department store and he asked for my autograph.
[ Asked Autograph Believing Claus Department Him Mother Santa See Six Stopped Store Took]
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
[ Asked Because Bloody Get Miserable Only Questions Sod Such Think]
Everywhere I go, I'm asked if I think the universities stifle writers. My opinion is that they don't stifle enough of them. There's many a best seller that could have been prevented by a good teacher.
[ Asked Been Best Could Enough Everywhere Go Good Many Opinion Prevented Seller Stifle Teacher Them Think Universities Writers]
I came to Baku the same way I would go to Texas - because they asked me to come and play hip hop.
[ Asked Because Came Come Go Hip Hop Play Same Texas Way Would]
I asked the waiter, 'Is this milk fresh?' He said, 'Lady, three hours ago it was grass.'
[ Ago Asked Fresh Grass Hours Lady Milk Said Three Waiter]
I don't cook - I can cook - but I'm not very good. I like being asked over for dinner, because she can't cook either. We would starve if it weren't for modern technology. I know how to work a microwave, but love home cooked meals.
[ Asked Because Being Cook Cooked Dinner Either Good Home How Know Love Meals Microwave Modern Over She Starve Technology Very Weren Work Would]
They asked if I was interested in a role as a large alien in a movie.
[ Alien Asked Interested Large Movie Role]
In Yugoslavia, I'd asked for additional forces too. I even went to meet the French prime minister, and I proposed additional forces... Nobody wanted to send troops.
[ Additional Asked Even Forces French Meet Minister Nobody Prime Proposed Send Too Troops Wanted Went Yugoslavia]
The little song and dance number at the end - that's me, my voice, howling out. It was a new experience for me. I've never sung before and I've certainly never sung on screen. I think I sung on stage when I was 13 and for some reason nobody's asked me to try it again since.
[ Again Asked Before Certainly Dance End Experience Howling Little Never New Nobody Number Out Reason Screen Since Some Song Stage Sung Think Try Voice]
A lot of people asked me if it was frustrating not having a clear specific diagnosis, but I didn't mind, I just chose the most optimistic diagnosis.
[ Asked Chose Clear Diagnosis Frustrating Having Just Lot Mind Most Optimistic Specific]
George Lucas was casting about and had heard favourable things about my work in Clockwork Orange and asked me to come in, which of course I did even though no one knew what the film was about!
[ Asked Casting Clockwork Come Course Did Even Favourable Film George Had Heard Knew Lucas Orange Things Though Which Work]
One year they asked me to be poster boy - for birth control.
[ Asked Birth Boy Control Poster Year]
The Paramount executives were so pleased with Sunset Boulevard that they asked me to do a publicity tour.
[ Asked Boulevard Executives Paramount Pleased Publicity Sunset Tour Were]
But inspiration? - That's when you come home from abroad and are asked: Well, have you found inspiration? - and fortunately you haven't. But the impressions sink in, of course, and may emerge later: None of us has invented the house; that was done many thousands of years ago.
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The Jewish people asked nothing of its sons except not to be denied. The world is grateful to every great man when he brings it something; only the paternal home thanks the son who brings nothing but himself.
[ Asked Brings Denied Every Except Grateful Great Himself Home Jewish Man Nothing Only Paternal Something Son Sons Thanks World]
We were in the same band, but we're two completely different people. People have asked me to make comparisons with our albums, and I can't, because there's no comparison. Her album's okay. I don't think she's the best singer on Earth, but she's okay.
[ Album Albums Asked Band Because Best Comparison Comparisons Completely Different Earth Her Make Okay Our Same She Singer Think Two Were]
I became a Republican when a very wise young lady asked me how I could remain a Democrat when I didn't agree with what they stood for and did agree with what the Republicans supported.
[ Agree Asked Became Could Democrat Did How Lady Remain Republican Republicans Stood Supported Very Wise Young]
I asked him, How could we have a press column if we can't write about other work done in the press?
[ Asked Column Could Done Him How Other Press Work Write]
Because I sleep with him he asked me to audition, you know?
[ Asked Audition Because Him Know Sleep]
Scotty heard that I was thinking about quitting Apple because of his actions, so he called me into his office and asked what it would take for me to stay? I said, maybe if I could work on the Mac project, which Steve had just taken over from Jef Raskin.
[ Actions Apple Asked Because Called Could Had Heard His Into Just Mac Maybe Office Over Project Quitting Said Scotty Stay Steve Take Taken Thinking Which Work Would]
I have often been asked why I am so fond of playing male parts. As a matter of fact, it is not male parts, but male brains that I prefer.
[ Am Asked Been Brains Fact Fond Male Matter Often Parts Playing Prefer Why]
They've asked me to do this temporarily. I don't know what temporarily means. Life is temporary.
[ Asked Know Life Means Temporarily Temporary]
If they asked me, I did two shifts. I did sports, I did news, because I loved it.
[ Asked Because Did Loved News Shifts Sports Two]
No, if it was up to me every record would be brand new studio material but Atlantic records asked me to put out a full live record because my tour really did do well last year.
[ Asked Atlantic Because Brand Did Every Full Last Live Material New Out Put Really Record Records Studio Tour Up Well Would Year]
One time when somebody showed up in a wedding dress, but I never knew if it was a joke, or she was serious. She asked me to marry her. She was serious. It was pretty funny.
[ Asked Dress Funny Her Joke Knew Marry Never Pretty Serious She Showed Somebody Time Up Wedding]
If any philosopher had been asked for a definition of infinity, he might have produced some unintelligible rigmarole, but he would certainly not have been able to give a definition that had any meaning at all.
[ Able Any Asked Been Certainly Definition Give Had Infinity Meaning Might Philosopher Produced Some Unintelligible Would]
I once heard two ladies going on and on about the pains of childbirth and how men don't seem to know what real pain is. I asked if either of them ever got themselves caught in a zipper.
[ Asked Caught Childbirth Either Ever Going Got Heard How Know Ladies Men Once Pain Pains Real Seem Them Themselves Two Zipper]
I have the Pleasure to assure you Congress pay particular Attention to the Defence of New Jersey, and hitherto have denied us nothing which we have Asked for that Purpose.
[ Asked Assure Attention Congress Defence Denied Hitherto Jersey New Nothing Particular Pay Pleasure Purpose Us Which]
I asked my daughter when she was 16, What's the buzz on the street with the kids? She's going, to be honest, Dad, most of my friends aren't into Kiss. But they've all been told that it's the greatest show on Earth. Music
[ Asked Been Buzz Dad Daughter Earth Friends Going Greatest Honest Into Kids Kiss Most She Show Street Told]
I have to laugh internally when I'm asked in interviews what nightspots I like to hit. I just don't have answers... so sometimes I make them up.
[ Answers Asked Hit Internally Interviews Just Laugh Make Sometimes Them Up]
Well, I actually tell my son that I don't have any hair because he asked me the same question that I gave it to him when he was born, so he actually still believes that. He's five years old.
[ Actually Any Asked Because Believes Born Five Gave Hair Him Old Question Same Son Still Tell Well Years]
When I woke up this morning my girlfriend asked me, "Did you sleep good?" I said "No, I made a few mistakes."
[ Asked Did Few Girlfriend Good Made Mistakes Morning Said Sleep Up Woke]
The victor will never be asked if he told the truth.
[ Asked Never Told Truth Victor Will]
If you interviewed 1,000 politicians and asked about whether the media's too soft or too hard, about 999 would say too hard.
[ Asked Hard Interviewed Media Politicians Say Soft Too Whether Would]
I've been asked to write an autobiography, and I've started it a couple of times, on different angles, and maybe one day I will, but you know what? There's time for that because I'd like to have the whole story.
[ Angles Asked Autobiography Because Been Couple Day Different Know Maybe Started Story Time Times Whole Will Write]
While I recognize the great value and importance of prescription drugs and strongly support a continued U.S. focus on pharmaceutical research and development, our nation's seniors cannot be asked to subsidize the drug costs of other wealthy industrialized nations any longer.
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But I didn't ask to have somebody nose around in my private life. I didn't even ask to be famous. All I asked was to be able to earn a living making people laugh.
[ Able Around Ask Asked Earn Even Famous Laugh Life Living Making Nose Private Somebody]
However, I think, first of all, that what's happening in Sierra Leone is going to have the great influence on those governments who will be asked to provide forces to the Congo. Second, of course, the Security Council has no professional military advice organized in any way.
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Jews were asked when life begins. For them it's when they finally graduate medical school.
[ Asked Begins Finally Graduate Jews Life Medical School Them Were]
So you think that money is the root of all evil. Have you ever asked what is the root of all money? Money
[ Asked Ever Evil Money Root Think]
I think that might have been an element in it, and people have asked me that very thing. Remember, Disney is the majority shareholder, but it is not an operating division of Disney.
[ Asked Been Disney Division Element Majority Might Operating Remember Thing Think Very]
The president overstepped his authority when he asked the NSA to eavesdrop on Americans' international phone calls without obtaining a warrant.
[ Americans Asked Authority Calls Eavesdrop His International Nsa Obtaining Phone President Warrant Without]
And it wasn't until '84 when I was first asked to come to Sweden and do an album and concert tour.
[ Album Asked Come Concert First Sweden Tour Until]
I was lucky enough to be the lady that was asked to be Maria in the Sound Of Music, and that film was fortunate enough to be huge hit. The same with Mary Poppins. I got terribly lucky in that respect.
[ Asked Enough Film Fortunate Got Hit Huge Lady Lucky Maria Mary Music Poppins Respect Same Sound Terribly]
I go by the role pretty much. And I think the only genre I haven't gotten to do but I'd love to is a western, but no one has ever asked me to do that. Unfortunately they are very few and far between these days, but that is one type of film I'd love to do.
[ Asked Between Days Ever Far Few Film Genre Go Gotten Haven Love Much Only Pretty Role These Think Type Unfortunately Very Western]
I even played bass for a while. Besides playing electric guitar, I'd also get asked to play some acoustic stuff. But, since I didn't have an acoustic guitar at the time, I used to borrow one from a friend so I could play folk joints.
[ Acoustic Also Asked Bass Besides Borrow Could Electric Even Folk Friend Get Guitar Joints Play Played Playing Since Some Stuff Time Used While]
I get asked this a lot: Why has soccer not succeeded? My answer is, soccer has succeeded. It is already the fastest growing youth participation sport in the U.S. It has already succeeded at the youth level, no question.
[ Already Answer Asked Fastest Get Growing Level Lot Participation Question Soccer Sport Succeeded Why Youth]
If somebody asked me about my inspiration I would say that it's not the peopleand it's not the things, it's travel and experiencing different environments.
[ Asked Different Environments Experiencing Inspiration Say Somebody Things Travel Would]
When I was crossing the border into Canada, they asked if I had any firearms with me. I said, "Well, what do you need?"
[ Any Asked Border Canada Crossing Firearms Had Into Need Said Well]
After we have calmly stood by and allowed monopolies to grow fat, we should not be asked to make them bloated.
[ After Allowed Asked Bloated Calmly Fat Grow Make Monopolies Should Stood Them]
The basic policy of the British Government was that since the majority of people in Northern Ireland wished to remain in the United Kingdom, that was that. We asked what would happen if the majority wanted something else, if the majority wanted to see Irish unity.
[ Asked Basic British Else Government Happen Ireland Irish Kingdom Majority Northern Policy Remain See Since Something United Unity Wanted Wished Would]
I mean, the question actors most often get asked is how they can bear saying the same things over and over again, night after night, but God knows the answer to that is, don't we all anyway; might as well get paid for it.
[ Actors After Again Answer Anyway Asked Bear Get God How Knows Mean Might Most Night Often Over Paid Question Same Saying Things Well]
But, George and Steven asked me to write the Indiana Jones sequels, and I didn't want to.
[ Asked George Indiana Jones Sequels Steven Want Write]
Bill Mitchell said he really liked it. But when he asked the other four their opinions, we all took one look at ourselves in our raggedy long winter coats and cracked up. We knew we weren't likely to tempt anyone or anything, but what the hell, it was as good a name as any.
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Do you think that when they asked George Washington for ID that he just whipped out a quarter?
[ Asked George Id Just Out Quarter Think Washington Whipped]
My mother asked me what I wanted for my birthday, so I said I wanted to read poetry with her. Birthday
[ Asked Birthday Her Mother Poetry Read Said Wanted]
Advancement only comes with habitually doing more than you are asked.
[ Advancement Asked Comes Doing Habitually More Only Than]
I was so flattered to be asked to be in the movies - the idea of being paid to act was heady stuff.
[ Act Asked Being Flattered Heady Idea Movies Paid Stuff]
Fame is being asked to sign your autograph on the back of a cigarette packet.
[ Asked Autograph Back Being Cigarette Fame Packet Sign Your]
Mike Nichols asked if I would do The Birdcage. Mike and I are dear friends but he had never offered me a feature role in a movie. My television career opened other doors for me.
[ Asked Career Dear Doors Feature Friends Had Mike Movie Never Nichols Offered Opened Other Role Television Would]
My doctor asked me if I smoked, and I said only when I'm working, golfing, or drinking. Then I realized the only time I don't smoke is when I'm home. I didn't even realize I'd become a smoker.
[ Asked Become Doctor Drinking Even Golfing Home Only Realize Realized Said Smoke Smoked Smoker Then Time Working]
Well, I heard of Sunny Ade, and looks as if his music is gonna be big on a global level, because I was in London the other day and some people asked me to review the album.
[ Album Asked Because Big Day Global Gonna Heard His Level London Looks Music Other Review Some Sunny Well]
We provided complete protection to witnesses - right of attorney, right of record, right to cross-examine, and open hearing if they desired. Only Mr. Lane asked for an open hearing.
[ Asked Attorney Complete Desired Hearing Lane Mr Only Open Protection Provided Record Right Witnesses]
We've been asked to do 'Playboy' together, me and Victoria, as a pair. I don't think I'll ever go naked, but I'll never say never.
[ Asked Been Ever Go Naked Never Pair Playboy Say Think Together Victoria]
The other day they asked me about mandatory drug testing. I said I believed in drug testing a long time ago. All through the sixties I tested everything.
[ Ago Asked Believed Day Everything Long Mandatory Other Said Sixties Tested Testing Through Time]
I realize that much will be asked of me, yet I am resolved to accept it as a great and splendid task.
[ Accept Am Asked Great Much Realize Resolved Splendid Task Will Yet]
I asked a man in prison once how he happened to be there and he said he had stolen a pair of shoes. I told him if he had stolen a railroad he would be a United States Senator.
[ Asked Had Happened Him How Man Once Pair Prison Railroad Said Senator Shoes States Stolen Told United Would]
It's not like he called me up and asked me. They've never wanted to throw us into that world, and I think our decision probably shocked them. But I love my dad, and I think I'd regret it if I didn't do this.
[ Asked Called Dad Decision Into Love Never Our Probably Regret Shocked Them Think Throw Up Us Wanted World]
When I have been asked during these last weeks who caused the riots and the killing in L.A., my answer has been direct and simple: Who is to blame for the riots? The rioters are to blame. Who is to blame for the killings? The killers are to blame.
[ Answer Asked Been Blame Caused Direct During Killers Killing Killings Last Riots Simple These Weeks]
Sometimes I'm asked by kids why I condemn marijuana when I haven't tried it. The greatest obstetricians in the world have never been pregnant.
[ Asked Been Condemn Greatest Haven Kids Never Pregnant Sometimes Tried Why World]
When I was a kid I used to pray every night for a new bicycle. Then I realised that the Lord doesn't work that way so I stole one and asked Him to forgive me. Forgiveness
[ Asked Bicycle Every Forgive Him Kid Lord New Night Pray Realised Stole Then Used Way Work]
When I was 13 I asked my mother if it was possible for this to end - I'd had enough of it. And that was right about the time that we got a call for "The Exorcist" interview.
[ Asked Call End Enough Exorcist Got Had Interview Mother Possible Right Time]
I asked a Burmese why women, after centuries of following their men, now walk ahead. He said there were many unexploded land mines since the war.
[ After Ahead Asked Centuries Following Land Many Men Mines Now Said Since Their Walk War Were Why Women]
I asked a couple of months ago if anyone would like to start picketing the gas stations.
[ Ago Anyone Asked Couple Gas Months Picketing Start Stations Would]
I have never had anything done. I've been asked if I had breast implants. Whether I did or not, it's nobody's business but my own.
[ Anything Asked Been Business Did Done Had Implants Never Nobody Own Whether]
I feel like I'm not smart enough to answer the questions I'm asked.
[ Answer Asked Enough Feel Questions Smart]
The theme of the party was Neverland Ranch, so guests were asked to come as anyone or anything associated with Michael Jackson. It was all very disturbing.
[ Anyone Anything Asked Associated Come Disturbing Guests Jackson Michael Party Ranch Theme Very Were]
We asked ourselves what we wanted this company to stand for. We didn't want to just sell shoes. I wasn't even into shoes - but I was passionate about customer service.
[ Asked Company Customer Even Into Just Ourselves Passionate Sell Service Shoes Stand Want Wanted]
My weaknesses... I wish I could come up with something. I'd probably have the same pause if you asked me what my strengths are. Maybe they're the same thing.
[ Asked Come Could Maybe Pause Probably Same Something Strengths Thing Up Weaknesses Wish]
I was asked about doing a nude shoot for men's magazine GQ. I thought it was the funniest thing I'd ever heard.
[ Asked Doing Ever Funniest Gq Heard Magazine Men Nude Shoot Thing Thought]
Americans rightly asked, if this is the way our government responds to a natural disaster it knew about days in advance, how would it respond to a surprise terrorist attack? How would it respond to an earthquake?
[ Advance Americans Asked Attack Days Disaster Earthquake Government How Knew Natural Our Respond Responds Rightly Surprise Terrorist Way Would]
As an actor, it's fun to play guys who aren't just locked into a male pattern, but a lot of guys you're asked to play are fairly macho and have a certain rigid standard they're living by.
[ Actor Asked Certain Fairly Fun Guys Into Just Living Locked Lot Macho Male Pattern Play Rigid Standard]
I came not from within the administration, and it was clear and clear in our discussions and no one asked otherwise that I would lead this the way I thought best and I would speak the truth as we found it.
[ Administration Asked Best Came Clear Discussions Found Lead Otherwise Our Speak Thought Truth Way Within Would]
When people complain of life, it is almost always because they have asked impossible things of it.
[ Almost Always Asked Because Complain Impossible Life Things]
I was asked to act when I couldn't act. I was asked to sing 'Funny Face' when I couldn't sing, and dance with Fred Astaire when I couldn't dance - and do all kinds of things I wasn't prepared for. Then I tried like mad to cope with it.
[ Act Asked Astaire Cope Dance Face Fred Funny Kinds Mad Prepared Sing Then Things Tried]
There's now a Fat Tony doll, which cracks me up. But you feel honored that they asked you to do a voice.
[ Asked Cracks Doll Fat Feel Honored Now Tony Up Voice Which]
There have been makeup artists who've asked if my eyebrows are real.
[ Artists Asked Been Eyebrows Makeup Real]
I was asked to come to Chicago because Chicago is one of our fifty-two states.
[ Asked Because Chicago Come Fifty-Two Our States]
I'm not smart, but I like to observe. Millions saw the apple fall, but Newton was the one who asked why.
[ Apple Asked Fall Millions Newton Observe Saw Smart Why]
He asked me whether I had seen the movie 'The Color Purple.' I said no she hadn't. And Bobby said, 'Well, it's a terrible picture. They don't make good, decent, moral pictures nowadays.'
[ Asked Bobby Color Decent Good Had Hadn Make Moral Movie Nowadays Picture Pictures Purple Said Seen She Terrible Well Whether]
I asked my doctor how many more years I have left and he said, 'You're too ornery to die.'
[ Asked Die Doctor How Left Many More Said Too Years]
I was going to go make a film in Greece. if they caught you with this much marijuana, they threw you in jail, no questions asked, and I was trying to stuff it in my deodorant bottles. I thought, what I am doing?
[ Am Asked Bottles Caught Deodorant Doing Film Go Going Greece Jail Make Much Questions Stuff Thought Threw Trying]
In my entire career? I am so sick of being asked, What's it like to kiss Mel Gibson?
[ Am Asked Being Career Entire Gibson Kiss Mel Sick]
Many times I asked myself, 'Who is a painter in your own eyes?'
[ Asked Eyes Many Myself Own Painter Times Your]
You look at the whole Human Rights questions, I happened to be there at just the right time when the country was awakening - this goes to the first question you asked - the whole country was awakening to a hundred years of injustice that hadn't been resolved yet.
[ Asked Awakening Been Country First Goes Hadn Happened Human Hundred Injustice Just Look Question Questions Resolved Right Rights Time Whole Years Yet]
And then I asked him with my eyes to ask again yes and then he asked me would I yes and his heart was going like mad and yes I said yes I will yes.
[ Again Ask Asked Eyes Going Heart Him His Mad Said Then Will Would Yes]
They had asked for me because they wanted a younger girl, but Mum asked if she could bring Kylie along because she didn't want there to be any jealously.
[ Along Any Asked Because Bring Could Girl Had Jealously Kylie Mum She Want Wanted Younger]
I was married by a judge. I should have asked for a jury. Marriage
[ Asked Judge Jury Married Should]
I asked no odds and I give none. A guy got in my way, I run over him.
[ Asked Give Got Guy Him None Odds Over Run Way]
When George Bush asked me to sign on, it obviously wasn't because he was worried about carrying Wyoming. We got 70 percent of the vote in Wyoming, although those three electoral votes turned out to be pretty important last time around.
[ Although Around Asked Because Bush Carrying Electoral George Got Important Last Obviously Out Percent Pretty Sign Those Three Time Turned Vote Votes Worried Wyoming]
Somebody asked my friend Bob Seger, Why do you think the Eagles broke up? He said, Hotel California.
[ Asked Bob Broke California Eagles Friend Hotel Said Somebody Think Up Why]
Oh, the most fun thing I've ever been asked to autograph was breasts.
[ Asked Autograph Been Breasts Ever Fun Most Oh Thing]
Of the thousands of people, celebrated and unknown, who have sat before my camera, I am often asked who was the most difficult subject, or the easiest, or which picture is my favorite. This last question is like asking a mother which child she likes the most.
[ Am Asked Asking Before Camera Celebrated Child Difficult Easiest Favorite Last Likes Most Mother Often Picture Question Sat She Subject Thousands Unknown Which]
If anyone ever asked me what I had to complain about it would not have taken long to tell them. Maybe I was just easily pleased.
[ Anyone Asked Complain Easily Ever Had Just Long Maybe Pleased Taken Tell Them Would]
I can't tell you how many people have asked me to show them Stray Cat Strut and that little diminished run on the C. I guess my brain is wired backwards. I don't know what possessed me to do that, but I did.
[ Asked Backwards Brain Cat Did Diminished Guess How Know Little Many Possessed Run Show Stray Strut Tell Them Wired]
I would think: Stay close to the implants! They must know something because they keep getting asked backstage!
[ Asked Backstage Because Close Getting Implants Keep Know Must Something Stay Think Would]
The power of the word in Morocco belonged to men and to the authorities. No one asked the point of view of poor people or women.
[ Asked Authorities Belonged Men Morocco Point Poor Power View Women Word]
Then I would have an occasional cigarette and then I started back dipping. I started dipping last year. My family has asked me again to stop, and I'm trying my best to do that.
[ Again Asked Back Best Cigarette Dipping Family Last Occasional Started Stop Then Trying Would Year]
The British Red Cross asked me to help them spearhead a fundraising campaign for the victims of the war in Nicaragua. It was a turning point in my life. It began my commitment to justice and human rights issues.
[ Asked Began British Campaign Commitment Cross Fundraising Help Human Issues Justice Life Nicaragua Point Red Rights Them Turning Victims War]
My father is a real idealist, and he's all about learning. If I asked for a pair of Nikes growing up, it was just a resounding 'No.' But if I asked for a saxophone, one would appear and next day and I'd be signed up for lessons. So anything to do with education or learning, my father would spare no expense.
[ Anything Appear Asked Day Education Expense Father Growing Idealist Just Learning Lessons Next Pair Real Saxophone Signed Spare Up Would]
In the Bible it says they asked Jesus how many times you should forgive, and he said 70 times 7. Well, I want you all to know that I'm keeping a chart.
[ Asked Bible Chart Forgive How Jesus Keeping Know Many Said Says Should Times Want Well]
After Survivor, I was driving across country and moving to San Francisco, going to get a job interning at an ad agency. And then they asked me to read for this movie.
[ Across Ad After Agency Asked Country Driving Francisco Get Going Job Movie Moving Read San Survivor Then]
I'm happy with the coach we have. I think any one of the ones I asked them to consider would've been good.
[ Any Asked Been Coach Consider Good Happy Ones Them Think Would]
I wasn't involved, except to the degree that they sent me drafts of the script as the writer turned them in. They asked me at one point to write a memo about what I thought of it.
[ Asked Degree Drafts Except Involved Point Script Sent Them Thought Turned Write Writer]
After a hundred years the son of the King then reigning, who was of another family from that of the sleeping Princess, was a-hunting on that side of the country, and he asked what those towers were which he saw in the middle of a great thick wood.
[ After Another Asked Country Family Great Hundred King Middle Princess Reigning Saw Side Sleeping Son Then Thick Those Towers Were Which Wood Years]
Once, in London, the BBC asked me what was my favorite English book. I said Alice in Wonderland.
[ Alice Asked Bbc Book English Favorite London Once Said Wonderland]
When a man is asked to make a speech, the first thing he has to decide is what to say.
[ Asked Decide First Make Man Say Speech Thing]
Always fall in with what you're asked to accept. Take what is given, and make it over your way. My aim in life has always been to hold my own with whatever's going. Not against: with.
[ Accept Against Aim Always Asked Been Fall Given Going Hold Life Make Over Own Take Way Whatever Your]
I abhor grades - if a child does his best, that's all that should be asked.
[ Abhor Asked Best Child Does Grades His Should]
Being asked what animal you'd like to be is a trick question; you're already an animal.
[ Already Animal Asked Being Question Trick]
Americans simply ask for, not just Democrats in the House but also the Senate has asked the President for a clear plan as it relates to dealing with the issue of Iraq and our troops and making sure that we can bring families together in the very near future.
[ Also Americans Ask Asked Bring Clear Dealing Democrats Families Future House Iraq Issue Just Making Near Our Plan President Relates Senate Simply Sure Together Troops Very]
Michael came home and asked, Would you like to write a song with me? I got this idea for a title called A Kiss at the End of a Rainbow. So we had a couple glasses of wine and wrote it.
[ Asked Called Came Couple End Glasses Got Had Home Idea Kiss Michael Rainbow Song Title Wine Would Write Wrote]
Prior to being allowed to enter the profession, prospective teachers should be asked to talk with a group of friendly students for at least half an hour and be able to engage them in an interesting conversation about any subject the prospective teacher wants to talk about.
[ Able Allowed Any Asked Being Conversation Engage Enter Friendly Group Half Hour Interesting Least Prior Profession Prospective Should Students Subject Talk Teacher Teachers Them Wants]
Basically, they had asked me if I would shave my head or wear a bald cap. I said look, if you are doing a series for five years I would want to shave my hair because I would go bald with all the gum and glue from the bald cap.
[ Asked Bald Basically Because Cap Doing Five Glue Go Gum Had Hair Head Look Said Series Shave Want Wear Would Years]
A man ninety years old was asked to what he attributed his longevity. I reckon, he said, with a twinkle in his eye, it because most nights I went to bed and slept when I should have sat up and worried.
[ Asked Attributed Because Bed Eye His Longevity Man Most Nights Ninety Old Reckon Said Sat Should Slept Twinkle Up Went Worried Years]
Even now, when I'm asked how I'm doing, I like to reply, 'Pretty good. I've got all my fingers and both eyes.
[ Asked Both Doing Even Eyes Fingers Good Got How Now Pretty Reply]
There have been many times when I've been asked to appear and I'd say to myself, what am I going to talk about? Early on, when I did interviews, I'd tell everyone, Don't ask me about dates. I don't even remember what I did yesterday.
[ Am Appear Ask Asked Been Dates Did Early Even Everyone Going Interviews Many Myself Remember Say Talk Tell Times Yesterday]
The U.S. army confirmed that it gave a lucrative fire fighting contract in Iraq to the firm once run by the Vice President Dick Cheney without any competitive bidding. When asked if this could be conceived as Cheney's friends profiting from the war, the spokesman said 'Yes.'
[ Any Army Asked Bidding Cheney Competitive Conceived Confirmed Contract Could Fighting Fire Firm Friends Gave Iraq Lucrative Once President Profiting Run Said Spokesman Vice War Without Yes]
Somebody gave me this drum machine and somebody else asked me to program something for a project. I really liked programming and I was really interested in using the drum machine.
[ Asked Drum Else Gave Interested Liked Machine Program Programming Project Really Somebody Something Using]
If they understand, which I believe they really are sensing, that the alternative the Republicans have been offering is to repeal what we've done, to go back to Bush policies - and if you asked the public what would you prefer, Bush economic policies or Obama economic policies, they take and prefer Obama economic policies.
[ Alternative Asked Back Been Believe Bush Done Economic Go Obama Obama Offering Policies Prefer Public Really Repeal Republicans Take Understand Which Would]
I tried out for another show while I was in college so I could pay off my student loans, and it sort of led to The Real World. The same people that were casting that show were casting The Real World, so they asked me to do it.
[ Another Asked Casting College Could Led Loans Off Out Pay Real Same Show Sort Student Tried Were While World]
I was asked to be in Vogue but I said no. I didn't want to advertise make-up. I didn't want to be seen as a sex symbol.
[ Advertise Asked Make-Up Said Seen Sex Symbol Vogue Want]
We have been given a role to play. We have been asked to provide, to give lectures on the role of Islamic development and the way we do it here, so the people who are Muslims there would understand what the role of Islam is.
[ Asked Been Development Give Given Here Islam Islamic Lectures Muslims Play Provide Role Understand Way Would]
When asked if I consider myself Buddhist, the answer is, Not really. But it's more my religion than any other because I was brought up with it in an intellectual and spiritual environment. I don't practice or preach it, however.
[ Answer Any Asked Because Brought Buddhist Consider Environment However Intellectual More Myself Other Practice Preach Really Religion Spiritual Than Up]
The mark of a true politician is that he is never at a loss for words because he is always half-expecting to be asked to make a speech.
[ Always Asked Because Loss Make Mark Never Politician Speech True Words]
I asked Ring Lardner the other day how he writes his short stories, and he said he wrote a few widely separated words or phrases on a piece of paper and then went back and filled in the spaces.
[ Asked Back Day Few Filled His How Other Paper Phrases Piece Ring Said Separated Short Spaces Stories Then Went Widely Words Writes Wrote]
I was modeling with an agency in New York and a manager with the agency introduced himself to me one day and he said he had auditions for someone my age. He asked if I would be interested in doing some.
[ Age Agency Asked Auditions Day Doing Had Himself Interested Introduced Manager Modeling New Said Some Someone Would York]
What can I do, I asked myself, that is so spectacular that no one will be able to say he had seen it before? The answer was perfectly obvious. I would send a midget up to bat.
[ Able Answer Asked Bat Before Had Midget Myself Obvious Perfectly Say Seen Send Spectacular Up Will Would]
I asked my mother could I have an instrument. She said, 'Well if you go out and save your money.' So I went and got - I made me a shine box. I went out and started shining shoes, and I'd bring whatever I made.
[ Asked Box Bring Could Go Got Instrument Made Money Mother Out Said Save She Shine Shining Shoes Started Well Went Whatever Your]
During my time we had two chairman of the joint chiefs of staff, at different times of course, on the bridge, both of whom asked my permission to sit on the captain's chair.
[ Asked Both Bridge Captain Chair Chairman Chiefs Course Different During Had Joint Permission Sit Staff Time Times Two Whom]
The fifties - they seem to have taken place on a sunny afternoon that asked nothing of you except a drifting belief in the moment and its power to satisfy.
[ Afternoon Asked Belief Drifting Except Fifties Moment Nothing Place Power Satisfy Seem Sunny Taken]
Rather than be asked to abandon one's own heritage and to adapt to the mores of the new country, one was expected to possess a treasure of foreign skills and customs that would enrich the resources of American living.
[ Abandon Adapt American Asked Country Customs Enrich Expected Foreign Heritage Living Mores New Own Possess Rather Resources Skills Than Treasure Would]
I would have tested the furniture if they'd asked me.
[ Asked Furniture Tested Would]
You know it's funny that none of the regular late-night shows now use guest hosts the way Johnny did. No one talks about it much, but it's curious that they don't do it. They would each have to be asked the reason why they don't.
[ Asked Curious Did Each Funny Guest Hosts Johnny Know Late-Night Much None Now Reason Regular Shows Talks Use Way Why Would]
I think if you get asked to do this, then that's called doing your homework, and I try and do it.
[ Asked Called Doing Get Homework Then Think Try Your]
You asked what is the secret of a really good sketch. And it is a sketch is a small play. It's got a beginning, and a middle and an end. It should have a plot; it should have the characters, conflict. It is a little play. And in it, will be funny stuff.
[ Asked Beginning Characters Conflict End Funny Good Got Little Middle Play Plot Really Secret Should Sketch Small Stuff Will]
When Philip Glass asked me if I would be interested in doing a new recording of Jesus' Blood he assumed that I would do something similar to the first version and wanted to know what other pieces would be on the same CD.
[ Asked Assumed Blood Cd Doing First Glass Interested Jesus Know New Other Philip Pieces Recording Same Similar Something Version Wanted Would]
All who call on God in true faith, earnestly from the heart, will certainly be heard, and will receive what they have asked and desired. Faith
[ Asked Call Certainly Desired Earnestly Faith God Heard Heart Receive True Will]
The question I asked Georges has now become a general one - You, who thought you were superfluous, who thought there was no place for you in society, not only are you not superfluous, you are needed and so those who were beggars become givers.
[ Asked Become Beggars General Givers Needed Now Only Place Question Society Superfluous Those Thought Were]
When asked by an anthropologist what the Indians called America before the white man came, an Indian said simply, "Ours."
[ America Anthropologist Asked Before Called Came Indian Indians Man Ours Said Simply White]
The Libyans gave us everything I asked for.
[ Asked Everything Gave Us]
The first thing I did when I sold my book was buy a new wedding ring for my wife and asked her to marry me all over again.
[ Again Asked Book Buy Did First Her Marry New Over Ring Sold Thing Wedding Wife]
Asked at the hearing why she hadn't pressed the FBI more closely about what it knew, or didn't know, about domestic terrorist threats, Rice acted as though the question was an odd one: it wasn't her job. Well, in retrospect, it was and now certainly is.
[ Acted Asked Certainly Closely Domestic Fbi Hadn Hearing Her Job Knew Know More Now Odd Pressed Question Retrospect Rice She Terrorist Though Threats Well Why]
The army did what Milosevic's regime asked of it, which was to create a 'Greater Serbia'.
[ Army Asked Create Did Greater Milosevic Regime Serbia Which]
There are times over different projects when I've asked the writers why people are swearing for no good reason. I tell them that it would be funnier if there weren't these swear words.
[ Asked Different Funnier Good Over Projects Reason Swear Swearing Tell Them These Times Weren Why Words Would Writers]
At the Day of Judgment, we shall not be asked what we have read, but what we have done.
[ Asked Day Done Judgment Read Shall]
When Joan D' Arc was asked by her judges why as a Christian she did not love the British, she answered that she did love them, but she loved British in their country. In the same way, we do not hate the Turks, we love them, but in their country.
[ Answered Arc Asked British Christian Country Did Hate Her Joan Judges Love Loved Same She Their Them Turks Way Why]
We feel really blessed to have been asked to come here, and to have the opportunity for our family to be able to look into the eyes of these people, and in some way help.
[ Able Asked Been Blessed Come Eyes Family Feel Help Here Into Look Opportunity Our Really Some These Way]
If you asked anybody in my family, they would have very stridently proclaimed themselves middle class. My mother and father were separated, so he doesn't count.
[ Anybody Asked Class Count Family Father Middle Mother Proclaimed Separated Themselves Very Were Would]
I've been asked a great deal about the influence I've had with my work and it's impossible to say, you know.
[ Asked Been Deal Great Had Impossible Influence Know Say Work]
The Dalai Lama was once asked for his favorite chant, and he said it was better not to have a favorite anything, which I think is a great thought.
[ Anything Asked Better Chant Dalai Favorite Great His Lama Once Said Think Thought Which]
We asked Jane Fonda if she would like to meet American pilots in Hanoi, but she refused, she didn't want to.
[ American Asked Fonda Hanoi Jane Meet Pilots Refused She Want Would]
I want to tell you a terrific story about oral contraception. I asked this girl to sleep with me and she said 'No.'
[ Asked Contraception Girl Oral Said She Sleep Story Tell Terrific Want]
If I asked for a cup of coffee, someone would search for the double meaning.
[ Asked Coffee Cup Double Meaning Search Someone Would]
I had done my first picture and I didn't have anything to do for awhile. I was asked to come back to New York and do Bus Stop in the role of the cowboy opposite Kim Stanley.
[ Anything Asked Awhile Back Bus Come Cowboy Done First Had Kim New Opposite Picture Role Stanley Stop York]
They've also asked me now to start on another series that we're gonna do after this Frontier Earth. But it's not science fiction, it's more in the Mystery and Crime division and that's another area I'm very interested in.
[ After Also Another Area Asked Crime Division Earth Fiction Frontier Gonna Interested More Mystery Now Science Series Start Very]
Well, I asked him who would start the war first.
[ Asked First Him Start War Well Would]
'm thrilled to be joining the incredible team at ABC News. Being asked to anchor 'This Week' and the superb tradition started by David Brinkley, is a tremendous and rare honor, and I look forward to discussing the great domestic and international issues of the day.
[ Abc Anchor Asked Being David Day Discussing Domestic Forward Great Honor Incredible International Issues Joining Look News Rare Started Superb Team Thrilled Tradition Tremendous Week]
There is nothing wrong with becoming more ambitious along the way, but I think what the government has asked the council to do is a perfectly good starting point.
[ Along Ambitious Asked Becoming Council Good Government More Nothing Perfectly Point Starting Think Way Wrong]
If you had asked me back in grade school what I wanted to be when I grew up, I would have said my first choice was an actor, but if I couldn't be that, I'd want to be a superhero.
[ Actor Asked Back Choice First Grade Grew Had Said School Superhero Up Want Wanted Would]
I may have aimed too high sometimes, asked too much of myself and demanded too little from those around me.
[ Aimed Around Asked Demanded High Little May Much Myself Sometimes Those Too]
Imagination! Imagination! I put it first years ago, when I was asked what qualities I thought necessary for success on the stage.
[ Ago Asked First Imagination Necessary Put Qualities Stage Success Thought Years]
I couldn't hold it together today. George Clooney asked me if I was OK, and I practically collapsed. I couldn't stop crying, I had to go off sobbing like an idiot.
[ Asked Clooney Collapsed Crying George Go Had Hold Idiot Off Ok Practically Stop Today Together]
Writers are frequently asked why they wrote their first book. A more interesting answer might come from asking them why they wrote their second one.
[ Answer Asked Asking Book Come First Frequently Interesting Might More Second Their Them Why Writers Wrote]
And they asked me to take a polygraph as to the allegations and reports I'd made. I volunteered and I took the polygraph and passed it without a glitch.
[ Allegations Asked Made Passed Polygraph Reports Take Took Volunteered Without]
When he asked if I would like to try second base, I thought, Hey, get me in the lineup.
[ Asked Base Get Hey Second Thought Try Would]
'How do you know so much about everything?' was asked of a very wise and intelligent man; and the answer was 'By never being afraid or ashamed to ask questions as to anything of which I was ignorant.'
[ Afraid Answer Anything Ashamed Ask Asked Being Everything How Ignorant Intelligent Know Man Much Never Questions Very Which Wise]
Harvey never had an original idea or thought in his life. I was out wandering around the country doing charity benefits, mainly, when I asked him to come along.
[ Along Around Asked Benefits Charity Come Country Doing Had Harvey Him His Idea Life Mainly Never Original Out Thought Wandering]
I'm glad you asked that question, because of any musical situation I've been in, the communication feels great here with Russell. He really pays close attention to what I'm doing because he cares.
[ Any Asked Attention Because Been Cares Close Communication Doing Feels Glad Great Here Musical Pays Question Really Russell Situation]
I have always examined closely the motives of any group for which I am asked to raise money.
[ Always Am Any Asked Closely Examined Group Money Motives Raise Which]
The Constitution says that government isn't supposed to be infusing religion into our society, and so I asked to have that upheld.
[ Asked Constitution Government Infusing Into Our Religion Says Society Supposed Upheld]
I must have made a good impression because a club official to us into his office and asked me if I would sign on for a year with a view to becoming a professional.
[ Asked Because Becoming Club Good His Impression Into Made Must Office Official Professional Sign Us View Would Year]
When Attenborough asked me to do Gandhi it was almost like stepping off one boat and stepping on to another, even though both boats are going at 60 miles per hour.
[ Almost Another Asked Boat Boats Both Even Gandhi Going Hour Miles Off Per Stepping Though]
Some people asked me if I would be interested in managing the A's. I said a definite no thank you. At night, that place is a graveyard with lights.
[ Asked Definite Graveyard Interested Lights Managing Night Place Said Some Thank Would]
We asked the workers to give up 25 percent of their salaries. Imagine! We asked the industrialists to freeze all costs, no matter what the inflation is.
[ Asked Costs Freeze Give Imagine Inflation Matter Percent Salaries Their Up Workers]
Then, in 2000, John Reid, Elton John's former manager, asked me to audition for the stage version of The Graduate he was producing. So I worked on it, got the part, and after three weeks' rehearsal I was on stage!
[ After Asked Audition Elton Former Got Graduate John Manager Part Producing Rehearsal Reid Stage Then Three Version Weeks Worked]
But now it's kind of a given that a 15-year-old would have a record deal and sell a quarter of a million records. No one's expecting her to answer any deep theological questions. And I'll tell you, I was asked some deep theological questions from the git-go.
[ Answer Any Asked Deal Deep Expecting Given Her Kind Million Now Quarter Questions Record Records Sell Some Tell Theological Would]
They asked me what I thought about euthanasia. I said I'm more concerned about the adults.
[ Adults Asked Concerned Euthanasia More Said Thought]
I have asked the village blacksmith to forge golden chains to tie our ankles together. I have gathered all the gay ribbons in the world to wind around and around and around and around and around and around again around our two waists.
[ Again Ankles Around Asked Chains Forge Gathered Gay Golden Our Ribbons Tie Together Two Village Waists Wind World]
I'm not against vodka - they just asked us. They put out some story about us entertaining international celebrities with vodka, which of course wasn't true.
[ Against Asked Celebrities Course Entertaining International Just Out Put Some Story True Us Vodka Which]
I would fix other people's lines if they asked me on occasion. The hard part of writing is the architecture of it, getting the story and structuring it. Not the tweaking of lines.
[ Architecture Asked Fix Getting Hard Lines Occasion Other Part Story Tweaking Would Writing]
I asked Frank what he remembered most about working with Jackie. He said, 'Apart from the fact that he always called me Francis, I always felt like I was going to a party, instead of work. It was such a blast.'
[ Always Apart Asked Blast Called Fact Felt Francis Frank Going Instead Jackie Most Party Remembered Said Such Work Working]
There were the phone calls and Elvis had asked me to visit him in Los Angeles. This was in 1962.
[ Angeles Asked Calls Elvis Had Him Los Phone Visit Were]
You are probably right when you say that I could get a role in any producer's film if I just asked.
[ Any Asked Could Film Get Just Probably Producer Right Role Say]
I'm often asked if I regret not going to Hollywood. I'm glad I didn't go, because if I had I wouldn't have my extended family, which is the fabric of my life. Only recently have I realised how special and unusual it is.
[ Asked Because Extended Fabric Family Glad Go Going Had Hollywood How Life Often Only Realised Recently Regret Special Unusual Which]
Jonathan Lynn is one of the last actors Orsen Welles used in a production. It was wonderful. He's very sharp, very sharp. It's funny I've been asked how weird it was to have a Brit do a church gospel movie.
[ Actors Asked Been Church Funny Gospel How Jonathan Last Lynn Movie Production Sharp Used Very Weird Welles Wonderful]
Before the group left, Gary asked for my phone number, and the next day he called to ask me to dinner that night. I had no idea he was married, but I found out that night.
[ Ask Asked Before Called Day Dinner Found Gary Group Had Idea Left Married Next Night Number Out Phone]
I was asked to memorise what I did not understand; and, my memory being so good, it refused to be insulted in that manner.
[ Asked Being Did Good Insulted Manner Memory Refused Understand]
And, of course, it must be asked: is it proper to transact with the Turks for the most reassured of Greek possessions when Greece is under Turkish invasion and subjugation?
[ Asked Course Greece Greek Invasion Most Must Possessions Proper Reassured Subjugation Turkish Turks Under]
And I was asked if I would come and help with the recovery of this great British company, Cable and Wireless, and I'm delighted to become part of the new and very talented management that have been brought in to that company as well.
[ Asked Become Been British Brought Cable Come Company Delighted Great Help Management New Part Recovery Talented Very Well Wireless Would]
Colonel Parker asked Henry and me to come to Elvis' suite and have breakfast. There were at least five policemen stationed up there. He was talking on the telephone.
[ Asked Breakfast Colonel Come Elvis Five Henry Least Parker Policemen Stationed Suite Talking Telephone Up Were]
I got asked by a freelance journalist to jump in front of Princess Diana's funeral. How pathetic is that? That would have been the stupidest thing on the planet.
[ Asked Been Diana Freelance Front Funeral Got How Journalist Jump Pathetic Planet Princess Stupidest Thing Would]
So I was asked to do horror film after horror film, a series of about five, after that, and some of those were a little too gruesome. I wasn't too comfortable all the time in those. I didn't really care for them.
[ After Asked Care Comfortable Film Five Gruesome Horror Little Really Series Some Them Those Time Too Were]
The more potent, unasked question is how society at large reacts to eager, voluntary violence by females, and to the growing evidence that women can be just as aggressive as men.
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One of the speakers asked how many women had been harassed or abused sexually in their life? There were thousands of women in the audience, and almost every one of them raised her hand.
[ Abused Almost Asked Audience Been Every Had Hand Harassed Her How Life Many Raised Sexually Speakers Their Them Thousands Were Women]
Well, it was very interesting to play a character and stretch it over such a long time - 12 episodes. I had never done a TV show before, so week to week it was unclear what we would be asked to do.
[ Asked Before Character Done Episodes Had Interesting Long Never Over Play Show Stretch Such Time Tv Unclear Very Week Well Would]
I had been on the road for a long time and was not really getting anywhere. Bob Johnston, a friend of mine, had taken over Columbia in Nashville. He asked me if I wanted to come down. I did - thank God I did.
[ Anywhere Asked Been Bob Columbia Come Did Down Friend Getting God Had Long Mine Nashville Over Really Road Taken Thank Time Wanted]
I asked a ref if he could give me a technical foul for thinking bad things about him. He said, of course not. I said, well, I think you stink. And he gave me a technical. You can't trust em.
[ Asked Bad Could Course Em Foul Gave Give Him Said Stink Technical Things Think Thinking Trust Well]
Once at the White House I was asked to conduct the Drum and Bugle Corp. The man just handed me the baton and I finished the song. It was great. I got to keep the baton.
[ Asked Baton Bugle Conduct Corp Drum Finished Got Great Handed House Just Keep Man Once Song White]
Shortly after that, we got management problems over in England, and Judas Priest asked me to join.
[ After Asked England Got Join Judas Management Over Priest Problems Shortly]
Don't force your kids into sports. I never was. To this day, my dad has never asked me to go play golf. I ask him. It's the child's desire to play that matters, not the parent's desire to have the child play. Fun. Keep it fun.
[ Ask Asked Child Dad Day Desire Force Fun Go Golf Him Into Keep Kids Matters Never Parent Play Sports Your]
I was given a White House - well, you will have to ask the White House that. But I asked to attend the White House briefing because I was, you know, because I wanted to report on the activities there.
[ Activities Ask Asked Attend Because Briefing Given House Know Report Wanted Well White Will]
This Administration has led us into an area without vision. Bush has no clear understanding of what is being asked of the citizens, and the military is under his direction.
[ Administration Area Asked Being Bush Citizens Clear Direction His Into Led Military Under Understanding Us Vision Without]
When I was 14, I played in a summer league. One night the chief umpire asked me if I would like to try umpiring. There was a Little League tournament coming up and he needed more umpires than he had.
[ Asked Chief Coming Had League Little More Needed Night Played Summer Than Tournament Try Umpire Umpires Umpiring Up Would]
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked.
[ Answers Asked Every Ignorant Must Question Very]
If journalists ask you again and again about the same bands, you'll end up saying you hate them just because you're so fed up with being asked all those stupid questions.
[ Again Ask Asked Bands Because Being End Fed Hate Journalists Just Questions Same Saying Stupid Them Those Up]
I was so naive I didn't even know about agents. I telephoned the William Morris agency and asked to speak to Mr. Morris. I expected Bill Morris to be waiting for my call.
[ Agency Agents Asked Bill Call Even Expected Know Morris Mr Naive Speak Waiting William]
I was in Asia and people asked me about being considered sex symbol. I don't know if that's good or not, because where I come from, sex isn't something you're allowed to talk about.
[ Allowed Asia Asked Because Being Come Considered Good Know Sex Something Symbol Talk Where]
When people have asked if I'd like to go in the Shuttle, I said you don't get to fly it, except for landing, which I'd love to do. I wouldn't go unless I could command it.
[ Asked Command Could Except Fly Get Go Landing Love Said Shuttle Unless Which]
The Greatest Generation got to save old tires, dig a Victory Garden and forgo sugar. The Richest Generation is being asked to shop.
[ Asked Being Dig Forgo Garden Generation Got Greatest Old Richest Save Shop Sugar Tires Victory]
To the contrary, I believe the U.S. military has already done all that has been asked of them. Saddam Hussein is on trial. The threat from alleged weapons of mass destruction programs in Iraq has been neutralized.
[ Alleged Already Asked Been Believe Contrary Destruction Done Hussein Iraq Mass Military Neutralized Programs Saddam Them Threat Trial Weapons]
Later in that administration, I was asked to take a job which I had to turn down as Assistant Secretary of State for Economic Affairs because we were just then putting together the merger of two small law firms that became this law firm. I couldn't leave them at that point.
[ Administration Affairs Asked Assistant Became Because Down Economic Firm Firms Had Job Just Later Law Leave Merger Point Putting Secretary Small State Take Them Then Together Turn Two Were Which]
I was asked three times directly in the hearing before the board of the judiciary whether or not I would continue to acknowledge God if I were to resume my position as chief justice. And I said I would.
[ Acknowledge Asked Before Board Chief Continue Directly God Hearing Judiciary Justice Position Resume Said Three Times Were Whether Would]
Before acting, I wanted to become a journalist. I also toyed with the idea of being a chef - but that's only when people asked me what I wanted to be. In fact, I always used to say I wanted to be an actor, but I didn't ever believe that I was good enough to be come one.
[ Acting Actor Also Always Asked Become Before Being Believe Chef Come Enough Ever Fact Good Idea Journalist Only Say Toyed Used Wanted]
She had called in the debt that parents owe a child for bringing her, unasked, into a strange world. One should never make an offer without knowing full well what will happen if it is accepted.
[ Accepted Bringing Called Child Debt Full Had Happen Her Into Knowing Make Never Offer Owe Parents She Should Strange Well Will Without World]
As they say, one thing led to another, and, ultimately, the British and Irish governments asked me to serve as chairman of the peace negotiations, which ironically began six years ago this week.
[ Ago Another Asked Began British Chairman Governments Irish Ironically Led Negotiations Peace Say Serve Six Thing Ultimately Week Which Years]
That's about the 1000th and tenth time (I've been asked about my neck). It's OK. I'm been doing a little stuff. I got some stuff from UT, weights to build you back up.
[ Asked Back Been Build Doing Got Little Neck Ok Some Stuff Tenth Time Up Ut Weights]
I asked each one of them to make out with me and their reactions varied from excitable to horrified.
[ Asked Each Horrified Make Out Reactions Their Them Varied]
We were asked to believe that the variety and the novelty of even the crude films of the early days would provide a means of entertainment which would cut out the stage.
[ Asked Believe Crude Cut Days Early Entertainment Even Films Means Novelty Out Provide Stage Variety Were Which Would]
And several galleries - two had asked me and I said no, because I didn't want to leave things on consignment.
[ Asked Because Galleries Had Leave Said Several Things Two Want]
My friend asked me if I wanted a frozen banana. I said 'No, but I want a regular banana later, so... yeah.'
[ Asked Banana Friend Frozen Later Regular Said Want Wanted Yeah]
All we are asked to bear we can bear.
[ Asked Bear]
I was asked to model but I never took up the offer.
[ Asked Model Never Offer Took Up]
When you are asked if you can do a job, tell 'em, 'Certainly I can!' Then get busy and find out how to do it.
[ Asked Busy Certainly Em Find Get How Job Out Tell Then]
The enemy fought with savage fury, and met death with all its horrors, without shrinking or complaining: not one asked to be spared, but fought as long as they could stand or sit.
[ Asked Complaining Could Death Enemy Fought Fury Horrors Long Met Savage Shrinking Sit Spared Stand Without]
My neighbour asked if he could use my lawnmower and I told him of course he could, so long as he didn't take it out of my garden. Gardening
[ Asked Could Course Garden Him Long Neighbour Out Take Told Use]
I have never once asked Alaskans to like how I got this job.
[ Asked Got How Job Never Once]
The sacrifices of friendship were beautiful in her eyes as long as she was not asked to make them.
[ Asked Beautiful Eyes Friendship Her Long Make Sacrifices She Them Were]
I have no physical courage, I've asked for a double.
[ Asked Courage Double Physical]
Then I grew up and fell in love, I asked my sweetheart, 'what lies ahead?
[ Ahead Asked Fell Grew Lies Love Sweetheart Then Up]
Clapton asked my brother to play on his record. I thought that was the most wonderful thing in the world.
[ Asked Brother Clapton His Most Play Record Thing Thought Wonderful World]
When you're asked to fly a 747 you better at least be able to fly a Piper cub.
[ Able Asked Better Cub Fly Least Piper]
The first question which the priest and the Levite asked was: "If I stop to help this man, what will happen to me?" But... the good Samaritan reversed the question: "If I do not stop to help this man, what will happen to him?"
[ Asked First Good Happen Help Him Man Priest Question Reversed Stop Which Will]
The traditional practice is that the justices don't ask the attorney general any questions, so as not to embarrass him. But Bobby Kennedy had let them know that he didn't mind if they asked him questions and they did.
[ Any Ask Asked Attorney Bobby Did Embarrass General Had Him Justices Kennedy Know Mind Practice Questions Them Traditional]
At an early school, when I was about 5, they asked what we wanted to be when we grew up. Everyone said silly things, and I said I wanted to be an actress. So that was what I wanted to be, but what I was, of course, was a writer.
[ Actress Asked Course Early Everyone Grew Said School Silly Things Up Wanted Writer]
The opportunity to record the song came when Phil Collins' record label, Atlantic, was doing a tribute album to him and they asked all these different artists to do renditions of his songs.
[ Album Artists Asked Atlantic Came Collins Different Doing Him His Label Opportunity Phil Record Song Songs These Tribute]
I went to a bookstore and asked the saleswoman, "Where's the self-help section?" She said if she told me, it would defeat the purpose.
[ Asked Bookstore Defeat Purpose Said Section Self-Help She Told Went Where Would]
I think if Keith Moon was here today and you asked him to recall most of his early life or most of his life, he wouldn't be able to recall it.
[ Able Asked Early Here Him His Keith Life Moon Most Recall Think Today]
I am constantly asked why I never made other films after 'There's No Business Like Show Business,' the answer is I was never asked.
[ After Am Answer Asked Business Constantly Films Made Never Other Show Why]
The sad thing about any business I suppose, but in mine you see it particularly, is that you're always asked to do what you've already done.
[ Already Always Any Asked Business Done Mine Particularly Sad See Suppose Thing]
They gave me four weeks, and I asked if the first week could be just music with the two main conductors. So, the conductors came over to my home, and we worked in the music room, and I learned my two little songs.
[ Asked Came Conductors Could First Four Gave Home Just Learned Little Main Music Over Room Songs Two Week Weeks Worked]
I have many times asked myself whether there can be more potent advocates of peace upon earth through the years to come than this massed multitude of silent witnesses to the desolation of war.
[ Advocates Asked Come Desolation Earth Many More Multitude Myself Peace Potent Silent Than Through Times Upon War Whether Witnesses Years]
He asked my girlfriend if we could come over and sing some of the songs that we had written, which we did. After he heard the songs, he said that he knew someone in the record business by the name of Bob Shad.
[ After Asked Bob Business Come Could Did Girlfriend Had Heard Knew Name Over Record Said Sing Some Someone Songs Which Written]
What surprises me is when people give me their mobile number. The other day, someone on a bus asked if I swear. I said I try not to, but of course I'm just a normal person.
[ Asked Bus Course Day Give Just Mobile Normal Number Other Person Said Someone Surprises Swear Their Try]
I was with a famous comedian when a young fan walked up and asked for an autograph. The comedian blew him off. I'll never forget the look on the young boy's face. He was devastated.
[ Asked Autograph Blew Boy Comedian Devastated Face Famous Fan Forget Him Look Never Off Up Walked Young]
When asked, "How do you write?" I invariably answer, "one word at a time."
[ Answer Asked How Invariably Time Word Write]
I just asked myself, what piece of that man's soul did he just chew off and swallow to get next week's assignment? You know, just to live, just to work as an artist, or to feed the family?
[ Artist Asked Assignment Chew Did Family Feed Get Just Know Live Man Myself Next Off Piece Soul Swallow Week Work]
I will stay very focused on my responsibilities as Secretary of Commerce and the economy's doing well. I mean, you asked about some of the challenges that we have or what is going on in the world and you know I, I'm pleased to report that the economy is doing extremely well.
[ Asked Challenges Commerce Doing Economy Extremely Focused Going Know Mean Pleased Report Responsibilities Secretary Some Stay Very Well Will World]
You know what charm is: a way of getting the answer 'yes' without having asked any clear question.
[ Answer Any Asked Charm Clear Getting Having Know Question Way Without Yes]
When the President was asked about global warming at a public appearance yesterday, he responded by talking about America's addiction to oil. You make the connection.
[ Addiction America Appearance Asked Connection Global Make Oil President Public Responded Talking Warming Yesterday]
The years between fifty and seventy are the hardest. You are always being asked to do things, and yet you are not decrepit enough to turn them down.
[ Always Asked Being Between Decrepit Down Enough Fifty Hardest Seventy Them Things Turn Years Yet]
Everywhere I go I'm asked if I think the university stifles writers. My opinion is that they don't stifle enough of them.
[ Asked Enough Everywhere Go Opinion Stifle Stifles Them Think University Writers]
For many members of Congress, the time for choosing is near - do what the party leadership demands, or do what the people have asked you to do. If my colleagues don't mind some advice from a newcomer, I'd suggest going with the will of the people.
[ Advice Asked Choosing Colleagues Congress Demands Going Leadership Many Members Mind Near Party Some Suggest Time Will]
You never have to know all the answers because you won't be asked all the questions.
[ Answers Asked Because Know Never Questions Won]
They asked me to write it and zoomed me over there to do it. But they ended up sacking me.
[ Asked Ended Over Up Write]
I once asked a hermit in Italy how he could venture to live alone, in a single cottage, on the top of a mountain, a mile from any habitation? He replied, that Providence was his next-door neighbor.
[ Alone Any Asked Cottage Could Habitation Hermit His How Italy Live Mile Mountain Neighbor Next-Door Once Providence Replied Single Top Venture]
David has asked me, a number of people have asked me and said, What performance do you like best or what's the best film you've made and so on and I don't really have any hesitation that the film I'm least embarrassed by and ashamed of or uneasy about is Shadowlands.
[ Any Ashamed Asked Best David Embarrassed Film Hesitation Least Made Number Performance Really Said Uneasy]
Half-jokingly, I asked what was wrong with me. So we made a deal: I would run his biological research provided I had a free hand to run my new project.
[ Asked Biological Deal Free Had Hand His Made New Project Provided Research Run Would Wrong]
Well, Neighbours wanted to do a song on the show, and they asked me what songs I had. I told them I'd just written this song, called Born to Try, and I had just gone overseas and spoken to some people from Song about it.
[ Asked Born Called Gone Had Just Neighbours Overseas Show Some Song Songs Spoken Them Told Try Wanted Well Written]
Michelle Obama was asked when life begins. According to her it's when she and Barack take over the White House.
[ According Asked Barack Begins Her House Life Michelle Obama Obama Over She Take White]
We are sometimes asked what the result would be if we put four +'s in one gene. To answer this my colleagues have recently put together not merely four but six +'s.
[ Answer Asked Colleagues Four Gene Merely Put Recently Result Six Sometimes Together Would]
I came in here and a fella asked me to have a drink. I said I don't drink. Then another fella said hear you and Joe DiMaggio aren't speaking and I said I'll take that drink.
[ Another Asked Came Dimaggio Drink Fella Hear Here Joe Said Speaking Take Then]
Hardly had I left when we ran into the Korean war, doubled what I had asked for and doubled it again. I had told him I would stay in Government, be honored to, but not with the Air Force.
[ Again Air Asked Doubled Force Government Had Hardly Him Honored Into Korean Left Ran Stay Told War Would]
After working as a journalist I went to a writing program at Johns Hopkins. It was interesting because it was neither journalistic nor historical, but it emphasized writing style, and afterwards I was asked to write my first book.
[ After Afterwards Asked Because Book Emphasized First Historical Hopkins Interesting Johns Journalist Journalistic Neither Nor Program Style Went Working Write Writing]
When I am working on a movie, all I want to talk about is the movie. All I want to be with are the movie people. It's like a clan. If I'm asked to people's houses for dinner, I hate to go, because they'll talk about other things.
[ Am Asked Because Clan Dinner Go Hate Houses Movie Other Talk Things Want Working]
Speak the truth, do not yield to anger; give, if thou art asked for little; by these three steps thou wilt go near the gods.
[ Anger Art Asked Give Go Gods Little Near Speak Steps These Thou Three Truth Wilt Yield]
Asked why they wanted to fight, the young women said they enjoyed it, just as some men and boys do.
[ Asked Boys Enjoyed Fight Just Men Said Some Wanted Why Women Young]
I think secrets often come out. I spoke to a friend who is a therapist and I asked her if there were people who came to her and admitted to doing horrible things and she said, 'More than you know.'
[ Admitted Asked Came Come Doing Friend Her Horrible Know More Often Out Said Secrets She Spoke Than Therapist Things Think Were]
I certainly don't think I would have been asked to pose for Rage if I wasn't a known writer.
[ Asked Been Certainly Known Pose Rage Think Would Writer]
They look so expectant, and then they look so depressed... that was the other great lesson that The Royal Hunt of the Sun taught me, it was the profundity that masked drama can achieve, that of course, the audience were not seeing masks moving at all.
[ Achieve Audience Course Depressed Drama Great Hunt Lesson Look Masked Masks Moving Other Profundity Royal Seeing Sun Taught Then Were]
Howard Phillips of the Constitution Party asked me to consider seriously running for president in 2008 and I am doing so.
[ Am Asked Consider Constitution Doing Howard Party Phillips President Running Seriously]
Marriage is one of the most sacred human institutions. I asked our Senators, as many South Dakotans have done, to protect marriage as a union between a man and a woman.
[ Asked Between Done Human Institutions Man Many Marriage Most Our Protect Sacred Senators South Union Woman]
Burt Reynolds once asked me out. I was in his room.
[ Asked Burt His Once Out Reynolds Room]
So when I read this story, it unlocked a volcano of unanswered questions, because the questions had never been asked. It was an opportunity to come to terms with the lot of repressed history - and history of repression.
[ Asked Because Been Come Had History Lot Never Opportunity Questions Read Repressed Repression Story Terms Unanswered Unlocked Volcano]
Having played an angel for so long, you can imagine that I've been asked to endorse any number of causes over the years. Obviously I have to limit my participation with any charity, so I decided to really concentrate on my love of children.
[ Angel Any Asked Been Causes Charity Children Concentrate Decided Endorse Having Imagine Limit Long Love Number Obviously Over Participation Played Really Years]
I was standing in the schoolyard waiting for a child when another mother came up to me. Have you found work yet? she asked. Or are you still just writing?
[ Another Asked Came Child Found Just Mother Schoolyard She Standing Still Up Waiting Work Writing Yet]
We decided to play the NEC because we were asked to, and because we actually rather like the place: we've always enjoyed doing it before. We don't often get sensible offers to play in the UK, so most years we just play on the mainland, with the occasional exotic detour.
[ Actually Always Asked Because Before Decided Detour Doing Enjoyed Exotic Get Just Mainland Most Occasional Offers Often Place Play Rather Sensible Uk Were Years]
When my daughter, Clare, was 4, she told me that a school friend had told her what I did for a living. Clare asked me, 'Is it true you play Jack Rabbit?'
[ Asked Daughter Did Friend Had Her Jack Living Play Rabbit School She Told True]
I think these are very improper questions for any American to be asked, especially under such compulsion as this. I would be very glad to tell you my life if you want to hear of it.
[ American Any Asked Compulsion Especially Glad Hear Improper Life Questions Such Tell These Think Under Very Want Would]
I think if you do something effectively whether you're the lover or the comic or the action guy or the villain like I play; movies are very expensive to make. Chances are you'll get asked to play that part again.
[ Action Again Asked Chances Comic Effectively Expensive Get Guy Lover Make Movies Part Play Something Think Very Villain Whether]
The odd thing is if you asked me to do the accent now I would find it very difficult unless I was also playing that part, because I associate it so much with entering into the role and stepping into someone else's shoes.
[ Accent Also Asked Associate Because Difficult Else Entering Find Into Much Now Odd Part Playing Role Shoes Someone Stepping Thing Unless Very Would]
A guy gave me a job at an information booth - no questions asked.
[ Asked Booth Gave Guy Information Job Questions]
I am regularly asked what the average Internet user can do to ensure his security. My first answer is usually 'Nothing; you're screwed'. Computers
[ Am Answer Asked Average Ensure First His Internet Nothing Regularly Screwed Security User Usually]
Once you get into a part, and someone sees you, you get asked to do it again.
[ Again Asked Get Into Once Part Sees Someone]
It's like you asked me about the depression thing: you grope towards an understanding of whatever it is your going through, and it's not personal, there are forces in play around you, and you seek to understand them and that way you can go on.
[ Around Asked Depression Forces Go Going Grope Personal Play Seek Them Thing Through Towards Understand Understanding Way Whatever Your]
I'd love to be in another film, but they haven't asked me. I think it's a shame but the prospects of me doing another one now are remote. Please do campaign on my behalf.
[ Another Asked Behalf Campaign Doing Film Haven Love Now Please Prospects Remote Shame Think]
When we began filming, these people had legs, but as we were filming, they had been injured and they were brought to the hospital to have their legs amputated, and that's where we found them and asked them to come and be part of the film.
[ Amputated Asked Been Began Brought Come Film Filming Found Had Hospital Injured Legs Part Their Them These Were Where]
He asked if I was a songwriter, and I said yeah, that I was in town because I'd won this contest. He said, okay, then he was gonna play me his hit, and started singing 'When it's time to relax, one beer stands clear... '
[ Asked Because Beer Clear Contest Gonna His Hit Okay Play Relax Said Singing Songwriter Stands Started Then Time Town Won Yeah]
Sinatra asked me out.
[ Asked Out Sinatra]
Writing a novel without being asked seems a bit like having a baby when you have nowhere to live.
[ Asked Baby Being Bit Having Live Novel Nowhere Seems Without Writing]
I always feel attacked when I'm asked about my painting.
[ Always Asked Attacked Feel Painting]
If you read my books, especially the Star Trek books and the Quest for Tomorrow books, you'll see in them the core theme of the basic humanistic questions that Star Trek asked.
[ Asked Basic Books Core Especially Humanistic Quest Questions Read See Star Them Theme Tomorrow Trek]
Anybody that thought that I tried to protect the president has forgotten that I asked for the expansion of the Monica Lewinsky matter.
[ Anybody Asked Expansion Forgotten Lewinsky Matter Monica President Protect Thought Tried]
The first census in 1790 asked just six questions: the name of the head of the household, the number of free white males older than 16, the number of free white males younger than 16, the number of free white females, the number of other free persons, and the number of slaves.
[ Asked Census Females First Free Head Household Just Males Name Number Older Other Persons Questions Six Slaves Than White Younger]
If you asked me what pop is right now. I'd say hip hop.
[ Asked Hip Hop Now Pop Right Say]
I am an old, old friend of Aaron Sorkin's, who is the executive producer and writer. He had been talking about doing a political show for a long time and I had been interested in it for a long time. The moment I became available, he called me last year and asked me if I wanted to do it and then I just had to audition for the powers that be, and I got it.
[ Aaron Am Asked Audition Available Became Been Called Doing Executive Friend Got Had Interested Just Last Long Moment Old Political Powers Producer Show Talking Then Time Wanted Writer Year]
When I was a kid, I went to the store and asked the guy, Do you have any toy train schedules?
[ Any Asked Guy Kid Schedules Store Toy Train Went]
It's nice to be asked to do good projects.
[ Asked Good Nice Projects]
I have gotten more than I asked for. All that I ever wanted was to hear my voice on record and have a song among the Top 20.
[ Among Asked Ever Gotten Hear More Record Song Than Top Voice Wanted]
It wasn't that no one asked me to the prom, it was that no one would tell me where it was.
[ Asked Prom Tell Where Would]
No one asked me to be an actor, so no one owed me. There was no entitlement.
[ Actor Asked Entitlement Owed]
I was asked by a group to write a song on the theme of brotherhood. This was before women's liberation, when brotherhood meant men and women both, so I wrote the song. Since I had always been very fond of the Passion Chorale, I wrote words to that great piece.
[ Always Asked Been Before Both Brotherhood Chorale Fond Great Group Had Liberation Meant Men Passion Piece Since Song Theme Very Women Words Write Wrote]
I made a better decision in choosing my team. Sure, I had a bigger choice of players to choose from - but I couldn't have asked for a harder working group of players who did an incredible job.
[ Asked Better Bigger Choice Choose Choosing Decision Did Group Had Harder Incredible Job Made Players Sure Team Working]
Right after the tragedy, President Bush asked Americans to get on with their lives and we did.
[ After Americans Asked Bush Did Get Lives President Right Their Tragedy]
From the sea came a boat with some Israeli commando soldiers who took me by the commando boat to the yacht and put me on the yacht. In the yacht I asked people, who are you. And they said we are Israelis, French and British.
[ Asked Boat British Came French Israeli Israelis Put Said Sea Soldiers Some Took]
Gain a modest reputation for being unreliable and you will never be asked to do a thing.
[ Asked Being Gain Modest Never Reputation Thing Unreliable Will]
Obedience of the law is demanded; not asked as a favor.
[ Asked Demanded Favor Law Obedience]
For three years now, our brave men and women in uniform have done everything their country has asked of them, yet President Bush still does not have a plan to win the peace in Iraq and bring our troops home.
[ Asked Brave Bring Bush Country Does Done Everything Home Iraq Men Now Our Peace Plan President Still Their Them Three Troops Uniform Win Women Years Yet]
A man can sleep around, no questions asked, but if a woman makes nineteen or twenty mistakes she's a tramp.
[ Around Asked Makes Man Mistakes Nineteen Questions She Sleep Tramp Twenty Woman]
A hundred years ago, of course, the question that the German Composers' Co-operative asked itself sounded a lot more fundamental: How do you create a fair share for those who ensure that works can actually be performed at all?
[ Actually Ago Asked Co-Operative Co-Operative Composers Course Create Ensure Fair Fundamental German How Hundred Itself Lot More Performed Question Share Sounded Those Works Years]
Someone once asked me what was the weirdest question I was ever asked. And I was stymied.
[ Asked Ever Once Question Someone Stymied Weirdest]
Man is asked to make of himself what he is supposed to become to fulfill his destiny.
[ Asked Become Destiny Fulfill Himself His Make Man Supposed]
If I were asked to name the chief benefit of the house, I should say: the house shelters day-dreaming, the house protects the dreamer, the house allows one to dream in peace. Home
[ Allows Asked Benefit Chief Dream Dreamer House Name Peace Protects Say Shelters Should Were]
I cannot forget a conversation that I had with an elderly couple from the tribe. They asked me whether I would kill them after I had finished. When I asked them why they asked that, they replied, Because you white men always do!
[ After Always Asked Because Cannot Conversation Couple Elderly Finished Forget Had Kill Men Replied Them Tribe Whether White Why Would]
In that match for Holland I asked for a big responsibility, I got it and I dealt with it. I played well, I scored goals and the team qualified for the Euro 2004 finals. It was a big night and an important moment for Holland.
[ Asked Big Dealt Euro Finals Goals Got Holland Important Match Moment Night Played Qualified Responsibility Scored Team Well]
Some months ago, while I was preparing a new work, I told a young cinema executive my intention of including in a soundtrack two themes from Bach. But when he asked me which has been the last hit from that Bach?, then I knew that I had no longer place in cinema.
[ Ago Asked Bach Been Cinema Executive Had Hit Including Intention Knew Last Longer Months New Place Preparing Some Soundtrack Themes Then Told Two Which While Work Young]
Michael Jackson asked me to sign a Playboy. I was more than happy to.
[ Asked Happy Jackson Michael More Playboy Sign Than]
Historians are like deaf people who go on answering questions that no one has asked them.
[ Answering Asked Deaf Go Historians Questions Them]
They asked me why I was wearing heels, and I said, I'm trying to hide my ass. They gave me a prosthetic behind.
[ Asked Ass Behind Gave Heels Hide Prosthetic Said Trying Wearing Why]
My doctor asked me how many golf balls I had hit in my career. I'm lying there in bed calculating somewhere between four and five million golf balls I had hit to do that on my body.
[ Asked Balls Bed Between Body Calculating Career Doctor Five Four Golf Had Hit How Lying Many Million Somewhere]
So for twelve miles I rode with Sherman, and we became fast friends. He asked me all manner of questions on the way, and I found that he knew my father well, and remembered his tragic death in Salt Creek Valley.
[ Asked Became Creek Death Fast Father Found Friends His Knew Manner Miles Questions Remembered Rode Salt Sherman Tragic Twelve Valley Way Well]
And they just saw me on that and - from the time I was 11 until I was 12, I guess. And then when I had just turned 13, they asked me if I wanted to tour with Johnny Cash back East.
[ Asked Back Cash East Guess Had Johnny Just Saw Then Time Tour Turned Until Wanted]
Once someone asked me three words that best describe me and I said 'Loud, Louder, and Loudest.
[ Asked Best Describe Loud Louder Loudest Once Said Someone Three Words]
We finally sat down and asked ourselves how much of our lives we wanted to give everybody. We had just given a little too much, and it started to become a burden.
[ Asked Become Burden Down Everybody Finally Give Given Had How Just Little Lives Much Our Ourselves Sat Started Too Wanted]
A lot of people have asked me how short I am. Since my last divorce, I think I'm about $100,000 short.
[ Am Asked Divorce How Last Lot Short Since Think]
Well, first of all, I was asked by Ross Perot on a telephone call in March of 1992 if, since he had committed on the Larry King Show to becoming a candidate for president, to get on all 50 ballots.
[ Asked Ballots Becoming Call Candidate Committed First Get Had King Larry March Perot President Ross Show Since Telephone Well]
Well the least favourite question is the one that one's asked particularly about in Japan is what's the difference between theatre and cinema and I think, well, that's about eighty bucks.
[ Asked Between Bucks Cinema Difference Eighty Favourite Japan Least Particularly Question Theatre Think Well]
What's with you men? Would hair stop growing on your chest if you asked directions somewhere?
[ Asked Chest Directions Growing Hair Men Somewhere Stop Would Your]
And then I think they asked me to work on Wish You Were Here, which was the next album coming up. And I didn't do anything for a long time. I had other projects, and I didn't get around to doing anything for a bit.
[ Album Anything Around Asked Bit Coming Doing Get Had Here Long Next Other Projects Then Think Time Up Were Which Wish Work]
It was exactly what was released two months later with the exception of a couple of reaction shots which we went back in to get. I liked the movie very much and asked him what the studio's problem was. I felt that he was at a point where they might have worn him down.
[ Asked Back Couple Down Exactly Exception Felt Get Him Later Liked Might Months Movie Much Point Problem Reaction Released Shots Studio Two Very Went Where Which Worn]
It also called upon traditional people in the Four Directions to strengthen the healing ceremonies and asked people to heed the warnings of Mother Earth.
[ Also Asked Called Ceremonies Directions Earth Four Healing Heed Mother Strengthen Traditional Upon Warnings]
All too many consultants, when asked, 'What is 2 and 2?' respond, 'What do you have in mind?'
[ Asked Consultants Many Mind Respond Too]
But you have to understand that I consider myself a very modest artist, or whatever, and not of importance really at all - it is quite embarrassing to me to be asked my opinion about things. I am only a wee Scottish poet on the outside of everything.
[ Am Artist Asked Consider Embarrassing Everything Importance Modest Myself Only Opinion Outside Poet Quite Really Scottish Things Understand Very Wee Whatever]
One congressman asked 'I just want to know if you've accepted Jesus Christ as your personal savior. The minister looked stunned, and he said 'no.' The whole table almost fell on the floor. The congressman was quite serious. That was his litmus test.
[ Accepted Almost Asked Christ Congressman Fell Floor His Jesus Just Know Litmus Looked Minister Personal Quite Said Savior Serious Stunned Table Test Want Whole Your]
I don't think men like a bad girl. Well, I haven't had a date in a year so I'm obviously doing something wrong. It's not that my standards are too high, I haven't even been asked out in a year. I have no standards, anyone, please!
[ Anyone Asked Bad Been Date Doing Even Girl Had Haven High Men Obviously Out Please Something Standards Think Too Well Wrong Year]