Quotations that match 'attempting'.

It is also difficult to articulate the subtleties in cinema, because there aren't words or metaphors which describe many of the emotions you are attempting to evoke.
[ Also Articulate Attempting Because Cinema Describe Difficult Emotions Evoke Many Metaphors Subtleties Which Words]
A man may fulfill the object of his existence by asking a question he cannot answer, and attempting a task he cannot achieve.
[ Achieve Answer Asking Attempting Cannot Existence Fulfill His Man May Object Question Task]
When you use music to worship you are not attempting to entertain.
[ Attempting Entertain Music Use Worship]
We are a people trying not only to solve the problems of the present: unemployment, inflation... but we are attempting on a larger scale to fulfill the promise of America.
[ America Attempting Fulfill Inflation Larger Only Present Problems Promise Scale Solve Trying Unemployment]
Every time you work, you have to do it all over again, to rid yourself of this dross. I suppose for a person who is not an artist or not attempting art, it is not dross, because it is the common exchange of everyday life.
[ Again Art Artist Attempting Because Common Dross Every Everyday Exchange Life Over Person Rid Suppose Time Work Yourself]
But I have always - ever since The Accidental Woman - written novels about individuals attempting to make choices in the context of situations over which they have no control.
[ Accidental Always Attempting Choices Context Control Ever Individuals Make Novels Over Since Situations Which Woman Written]
When my job was attempting to predict future economic developments for the Shell oil company, I was frequently reminded of an Arabic saying: 'Those who claim to foresee the future are lying, even if by chance they are later proved right.'
[ Arabic Attempting Chance Claim Company Developments Economic Even Foresee Frequently Future Job Later Lying Oil Predict Proved Reminded Right Saying Shell Those]
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.
[ Attempting Guess How Leadership Learn Never Now Older Right Say Stop Take Would Youth]
As the fly bangs against the window attempting freedom while the door stands open, so we bang against death ignoring heaven.
[ Against Attempting Bang Bangs Death Door Fly Freedom Heaven Ignoring Open Stands While Window]
The teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on cold iron.
[ Attempting Cold Desire Hammering Inspiring Iron Learn Pupil Teach Teacher Without]
A Republic without parties is a complete anomaly. The histories of all popular governments show absurd is the idea of their attempting to exist without parties.
[ Absurd Anomaly Attempting Complete Exist Governments Histories Idea Parties Popular Republic Show Their Without]
If the government has an a priori right to our property, and thus lives, we are nothing more than chattel, slaves, to the majority with the government acting as the enforcer. Government and society's 'needs' are bottomless pits and our government has become despotic in attempting to fufill those 'needs.' Politics
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So many people think they need to have serious equipment. In the magazines and the media, they see all this stylish stuff, especially on TV, and they think, That's what I need to make it work. You don't. I'm attempting a little bit of liberation here.
[ Attempting Bit Equipment Especially Here Liberation Little Magazines Make Many Media Need See Serious Stuff Stylish Think Tv Work]
Firstly you must always implicitly obey orders, without attempting to form any opinion of your own regarding their propriety. Secondly, you must consider every man your enemy who speaks ill of your king; and thirdly you must hate a Frenchman as you hate the devil.
[ Always Any Attempting Consider Devil Enemy Every Firstly Form Frenchman Hate Ill Implicitly King Man Must Obey Opinion Orders Own Propriety Regarding Secondly Speaks Their Thirdly Without Your]
Attempting to write vocal oriented songs to me felt like going through the motions and if you are going to go through the motions you might as well just do any gig that caused you to do repetitive motions like banging a hammer or serving fries.
[ Any Attempting Banging Caused Felt Fries Gig Go Going Hammer Just Might Motions Oriented Repetitive Serving Songs Through Vocal Well Write]
Instead of stubbornly attempting to use surrealism for purposes of subversion, it is necessary to try to make of surrealism something as solid, complete and classic as the works of museums.
[ Attempting Classic Complete Instead Make Museums Necessary Purposes Solid Something Stubbornly Subversion Surrealism Try Use Works]
In approaching our subject it will be best, without attempting to shorten the path by referring to famous theories of the drama, to start directly from the facts, and to collect from them gradually an idea of Shakespearean Tragedy.
[ Approaching Attempting Best Collect Directly Drama Facts Famous Gradually Idea Our Path Referring Shakespearean Shorten Start Subject Them Theories Tragedy Will Without]
It is by attempting to reach the top in a single leap that so much misery is produced in the world.
[ Attempting Leap Misery Much Produced Reach Single Top World]
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
[ Attempting Desires Happiness Learned Limiting Rather Satisfy Seek Than Them]
Everything that I'm attempting to do is based on my understanding of the Honorable Elijah Muhammad and what he wanted for his people.
[ Attempting Based Elijah Everything His Honorable Muhammad Understanding Wanted]
And therefore we must seek dialogue in this networked world. We must ask which voice was actually attempting to make itself heard and saw no other possibility of gaining a hearing. To that extent, for a while this also represented a forced opening of a cosmopolitan view.
[ Actually Also Ask Attempting Cosmopolitan Dialogue Extent Forced Gaining Heard Hearing Itself Make Must Opening Other Possibility Represented Saw Seek Therefore View Voice Which While World]
At a time when we are facing threats from nations such as North Korea and Iran, and attempting to convince others such as India and Pakistan to become responsible nuclear powers, it is vital that America reclaims the leadership we once had on arms control.
[ America Arms Attempting Become Control Convince Facing Had India Iran Korea Leadership Nations North Nuclear Once Others Pakistan Powers Responsible Such Threats Time Vital]
The person attempting to travel two roads at once will get nowhere.
[ Attempting Get Nowhere Once Person Roads Travel Two Will]
Much of my work in this period was concerned with exploring the logic of economic models, but also with attempting to reconcile the models with every day observation.
[ Also Attempting Concerned Day Economic Every Exploring Logic Models Much Observation Period Reconcile Work]
Little progress can be made by merely attempting to repress what is evil. Our great hope lies in developing what is good.
[ Attempting Developing Evil Good Great Hope Lies Little Made Merely Our Progress Repress]
I like the fact that major studios have been attempting horror films recently.
[ Attempting Been Fact Films Horror Major Recently Studios]
The wonders of the Grand Canyon cannot be adequately represented in symbols of speech, nor by speech itself. The resources of the graphic art are taxed beyond their powers in attempting to portray its features. Language and illustration combined must fail.
[ Adequately Art Attempting Beyond Cannot Canyon Combined Fail Features Grand Graphic Illustration Itself Language Must Nor Portray Powers Represented Resources Speech Symbols Taxed Their Wonders]
It is strange to reflect how much energy is thrown away in attempting to know the unknowable.
[ Attempting Away Energy How Know Much Reflect Strange Thrown Unknowable]
Well, the odds must be against anybody being able to fly around the world in a balloon on the first attempt. All of us who are attempting to go around the world in balloons are effectively flying in experimental craft because these craft cannot be tested.
[ Able Against Anybody Around Attempt Attempting Balloon Balloons Because Being Cannot Craft Effectively Experimental First Fly Flying Go Must Odds Tested These Us Well World]
We were thus led to organize ourselves, as men who had fought the war together, in order to support those statesmen who had truly understood the lessons of that World War, thus attempting to prevent its recurrence.
[ Attempting Fought Had Led Lessons Men Order Organize Ourselves Prevent Recurrence Statesmen Support Those Thus Together Truly Understood War Were World]
Balancing a nominal budget will solve nothing, and attempting to achieve such a spurious balance will produce much mischief.
[ Achieve Attempting Balance Balancing Budget Mischief Much Nominal Nothing Produce Solve Spurious Such Will]
We watched the U.S. citizenship immigration services web site in March. They had six million, two hundred thousand hits, and two million people downloaded applications for citizenship. So what we're doing is attempting to help people in that process.
[ Applications Attempting Citizenship Doing Downloaded Had Help Hits Hundred Immigration March Million Process Services Site Six Thousand Two Watched Web]
After Nixon resigned in 1974, he engaged in a very aggressive war with history, attempting to wipe out the Watergate stain and memory. Happily, history won, largely because of Nixon's tapes.
[ After Aggressive Attempting Because Engaged Happily History Largely Memory Nixon Out Resigned Stain Tapes Very War Watergate Wipe Won]
Whenever we seek to avoid the responsibility for our own behavior, we do so by attempting to give that responsibility to some other individual or organization or entity. But this means we then give away our power to that entity.
[ Attempting Avoid Away Behavior Entity Give Individual Means Organization Other Our Own Power Responsibility Seek Some Then Whenever]
Blessed are the people whose leaders can look destiny in the eye without flinching but also without attempting to play God.
[ Also Attempting Blessed Destiny Eye Flinching God Leaders Look Play Whose Without]
I later spent... five to eight months in hospitals in New Jersey, always on an involuntary basis, and always attempting a legal argument for release.
[ Always Argument Attempting Basis Eight Five Hospitals Involuntary Jersey Later Legal Months New Release Spent]
After mature consideration it was unanimously agreed, that, to prevent as much as possible their attempting to return and molest the settlers that may be set down on their lands, a sufficient number of vessels should be hired with all possible expedition for that purpose.
[ After Agreed Attempting Consideration Down Expedition Hired Lands Mature May Molest Much Number Possible Prevent Purpose Return Set Settlers Should Sufficient Their Unanimously Vessels]
It was better, he thought, to fail in attempting exquisite things than to succeed in the department of the utterly contemptible.
[ Attempting Better Contemptible Department Exquisite Fail Succeed Than Things Thought Utterly]
That's always an interesting concept when you try to make your dream into a reality and you come up against the facts of exactly what it is you're attempting to do.
[ Against Always Attempting Come Concept Dream Exactly Facts Interesting Into Make Reality Try Up Your]
I love to have battles of the wits with people that can dish fast and dirty - and it leads to problems occasionally, 'cause I can sound mean without attempting to be mean.
[ Attempting Battles Cause Dirty Dish Fast Leads Love Mean Occasionally Problems Sound Without Wits]
At the same time, it is obvious that clinicians in Haiti are faced with different, and, in fact, greater, challenges when attempting to treat complications of HIV disease.
[ Attempting Challenges Complications Different Disease Faced Fact Greater Haiti Hiv Obvious Same Time Treat]
A biblical false prophet was a servant of the devil attempting to lead people away from the truth.
[ Attempting Away Biblical Devil False Lead Prophet Servant Truth]
Attempting to get at truth means rejecting stereotypes and cliches.
[ Attempting Cliches Get Means Rejecting Stereotypes Truth]
A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on cold iron.
[ Attempting Cold Desire Hammering Inspiring Iron Learn Pupil Teach Teacher Without]
Any people attempting to govern themselves by laws of their own making, and by officers of their own appointment, are in direct rebellion against the kingdom of God.
[ Against Any Appointment Attempting Direct God Govern Kingdom Laws Making Officers Own Rebellion Their Themselves]
It just seems that you were talking positively about McDonald's, that they are... attempting this healthy lifestyle, and yet when we're talking right now... it seems that you're saying they need to make more responsibility.
[ Attempting Healthy Just Lifestyle Make Mcdonald More Need Now Positively Responsibility Right Saying Seems Talking Were Yet]
Pornography is pornography, what is there to see? Movies are attempting to destroy something that's supposed to be the most beautiful thing a man and a woman can have by making it cheap and common. It's what you don't see that's attractive.
[ Attempting Attractive Beautiful Cheap Common Destroy Making Man Most Movies See Something Supposed Thing Woman]