Quotations that match 'australian'.

There are a thousand weird untold stories in the Australian film industry, this has been one of them. Yahoo Serious
[ Australian Been Film Industry Stories Them Thousand Untold Weird]
For me, even just being English was a whole sort of experience in as much as I'm Australian. Radha Mitchell
[ Australian Being English Even Experience Just Much Sort Whole]
I am ashamed to be Australian in these times. Francesca da Rimini
[ Am Ashamed Australian These Times]
I stress the uniqueness of the Australian landscape and its metaphysical and mythic content. Arthur Boyd
[ Australian Content Landscape Metaphysical Mythic Stress Uniqueness]
There is no doubt that Iraqis, like Australians and Americans, love and desire freedom. However, if freedom doesn't mean the right to complete self-determination, unfettered by interests other than one's own, then that freedom is less than worthless - it's oppression. Amir Butler
[ Americans Australians Complete Desire Doubt Freedom However Interests Iraqis Less Love Mean Oppression Other Own Right Self-Determination Than Then Unfettered Worthless]
I just wanted to do this all Australian film and we didn't want to give creative control to overseas 'cause whoever comes on my sets, whether you're sweeping the floor or an actor, it doesn't matter who comes up with the ideas, it's a collaboration. Yahoo Serious
[ Actor Australian Cause Collaboration Comes Control Creative Film Floor Give Ideas Just Matter Overseas Sets Sweeping Up Want Wanted Whether Whoever]
Australians don't have a preconceived notion of what things have to be... we can go on a fantastic journey. Yahoo Serious
[ Australians Fantastic Go Journey Notion Preconceived Things]
You know, I'm Australian, and we have got the worst sense of humor. We are cruel to each other. Steve Irwin
[ Australian Cruel Each Got Humor Know Other Sense Worst]
It only takes a room of Americans for the English and Australians to realise how much we have in common. Stephen Fry
[ Americans Australians Common English How Much Only Realise Room Takes]
If politicians continue to promote separatism in Australia, they should not continue to hold their seats in this parliament. They are not truly representing all Australians, and I call on the people to throw them out. Pauline Hanson
[ Australia Australians Call Continue Hold Out Parliament Politicians Promote Representing Seats Should Their Them Throw Truly]
That was the big effect Lord of the Rings had on me. It was discovering New Zealand. And even more precious were the people- not at all like the Australians. Ian Mckellen
[ Australians Big Discovering Effect Even Had Lord More New Precious Rings Were Zealand]
My greatest honour was to be included in the Australian Olympic team in 1992, 1996 and hopefully 2000. Rhonda Cator
[ Australian Greatest Honour Hopefully Included Olympic Team]
The staple of our Australian colonies, but more particularly of New South Wales, the climate and the soil of which are peculiarly suited to its production, - is fine wool. Charles Sturt
[ Australian Climate Colonies Fine More New Our Particularly Peculiarly Production Soil South Staple Suited Wales Which Wool]
I stopped this one about two months before federation and I want the next one to be more political. It will deal with the formation of white Australian policy and things like that. Colleen McCullough
[ Australian Before Deal Federation Formation Months More Next Policy Political Stopped Things Two Want White Will]
At the last census it indicated that about 22 per cent of Australians were born overseas. Julie Bishop
[ Australians Born Census Cent Indicated Last Overseas Per Were]
We discovered that there was a great deal of keen interest in America for the kinds of products that we thought could be produced here. Also there was an interest in Britain for Australian material generally. Ann Macbeth
[ Also America Australian Britain Could Deal Discovered Generally Great Here Interest Keen Kinds Material Produced Products Thought]
The Australian tour was good for us; it was ideal preparation for us. Sachin Tendulkar
[ Australian Good Ideal Preparation Tour Us]
I'm in total sympathy with Dick Smith's sentiments; I only wish there were grounds for saying we Australians would never tolerate such appalling treatment of refugees being carried out in our name. Hugh Mackay
[ Appalling Australians Being Carried Grounds Name Never Only Our Out Refugees Saying Sentiments Smith Such Sympathy Tolerate Total Treatment Were Wish Would]
I think Australian food is probably some of the best in the world. Karrie Webb Food
[ Australian Best Food Probably Some Think World]
I just think Australia tends to make very good movies, so if someone hands me an Australian or an American film script I would guess the Australian film would be more intriguing. Barbara Hershey
[ American Australia Australian Film Good Guess Hands Intriguing Just Make More Movies Script Someone Tends Think Very Would]
It's a fun day, a day which kicks off the start of our tour, it's got great tradition - Australian cricketers just love tradition - and it's been a really pleasant day. Matthew Hayden
[ Australian Been Cricketers Day Fun Got Great Just Kicks Love Off Our Pleasant Really Start Tour Tradition Which]
Well, it's a - I don't want to disappoint you, but it's a time worn tradition of Australian Governments over many years not to get into any discussion about that aspect of intelligence matters. Alexander Downer
[ Any Aspect Australian Disappoint Discussion Get Governments Intelligence Into Many Matters Over Time Tradition Want Well Worn Years]
Can you imagine what it would be like if all the Aussie film talent was able to make Australian stories? Yahoo Serious
[ Able Aussie Australian Film Imagine Make Stories Talent Would]
I made my first Australian senior team when I was 16, first Olympics when I was 19, and I retired. I'm 32, I retired four years ago, so a good third of my life or nearly a third of my life has been all about running. Cathy Freeman
[ Ago Australian Been First Four Good Life Made Nearly Olympics Retired Running Senior Team Third Years]
I think probably Australians have just a little more taste than most people. Neil Diamond
[ Australians Just Little More Most Probably Taste Than Think]
It's beyond belief that any Australian could be so stupid as to carry drugs into any country in Asia. John Howard
[ Any Asia Australian Belief Beyond Carry Could Country Into Stupid]
Australian SF book publishing has undergone a boom recently, and sometimes it's easier for new writers to sell a book to a local publisher first, which then makes a US edition more likely. Greg Egan
[ Australian Book Boom Easier Edition First Likely Local Makes More New Publisher Publishing Recently Sell Sf Sometimes Then Undergone Us Which Writers]
I've been very physical my whole life. I went out hiking and camping for days in the Australian forest, and when I trained at drama school for three years, we did a whole lot on stage-fighting techniques. And I was a dancer from 5 to 18, so I have a memory for choreography. Yvonne Strahovski
[ Australian Been Camping Choreography Dancer Days Did Drama Forest Hiking Life Lot Memory Out Physical School Techniques Three Trained Very Went Whole Years]
This game is something Australians really look forward to. Matthew Hayden
[ Australians Forward Game Look Really Something]
I feel like I've been marinated in Australian theatre. Cate Blanchett
[ Australian Been Feel Theatre]
Is it possible that literacy standards are falling because young Australians are growing up in a culture in which they can be entertained and informed, and in which they can communicate effectively, without having to master any but the most rudimentary literacy skills? Hugh Mackay
[ Any Australians Because Communicate Culture Effectively Entertained Falling Growing Having Informed Literacy Master Most Possible Rudimentary Skills Standards Up Which Without Young]
Although I'm Australian, I find myself much more in sympathy with the Austrian version! David Chalmers
[ Although Australian Austrian Find More Much Myself Sympathy Version]
It's Australian to do such things because, however uncivilised they may seem, it's human to do them. Hugh Mackay
[ Australian Because However Human May Seem Such Them Things]
I support all Australian films. Yahoo Serious
[ Australian Films Support]
Sorry Day falls on the eve of Reconciliation Week, giving us the chance to ask whether we are making progress in the wider challenge of reconciling Indigenous and other Australians. Malcolm Fraser
[ Ask Australians Challenge Chance Day Eve Falls Giving Indigenous Making Other Progress Reconciliation Sorry Us Week Whether Wider]
Australians are geniuses with a good sense of humour. Fred Schneider
[ Australians Geniuses Good Humour Sense]
Tender Mercies is a very low-budget film, but it was a huge budget compared to anything I had done in Australia. My fee for Tender Mercies was something like five times all of my Australian films combined. Bruce Beresford
[ Anything Australia Australian Budget Combined Compared Done Fee Film Films Five Had Huge Low-Budget Mercies Something Tender Times Very]
Our South Australian farmers left their holdings in the hands of their wives and children too young to take with them, but almost all of them returned to grow grain and produce to send to Victoria. Catherine Helen Spence
[ Almost Australian Children Farmers Grain Grow Hands Holdings Left Our Produce Returned Send South Take Their Them Too Victoria Wives Young]
I grew up on cricket and I think Australian kids are getting so Americanized, you know? Rachel Griffiths
[ Americanized Australian Cricket Getting Grew Kids Know Think Up]
Australians are pretty blunt and we say things how they really are. Charlie Bell
[ Australians Blunt How Pretty Really Say Things]
I'm developing some screenplays at the moment with my Australian producer. Rachel Griffiths
[ Australian Developing Moment Producer Screenplays Some]
I started off in England and very few people knew I was Australian. I mean, the clues were in the poems, but they didn't read them very carefully, and so for years and years I was considered completely part of the English poetry scene. Peter Porter
[ Australian Carefully Clues Completely Considered England English Few Knew Mean Off Part Poems Poetry Read Scene Started Them Very Were Years]
I kind of worry about that a little bit - we lost our film culture for 30 years because the Americans came in and bought up all the cinema chains and wouldn't show any Australian films. Yahoo Serious
[ Americans Any Australian Because Bit Bought Came Chains Cinema Culture Film Films Kind Little Lost Our Show Up Worry Years]
Australians were unique due to our corals, our apples, our gum trees and our kangaroos. Harold Edward Holt
[ Apples Australians Due Gum Our Trees Unique Were]
If you find an Australian indoors, it's a fair bet that he will have a glass in his hand. Jonathan Aitken
[ Australian Bet Fair Find Glass Hand His Indoors Will]
If government and media and all of us in the Australian tribe got together, and the rock industry, we'd just be the greatest cultural force the world has ever seen - we're such an amazing race. Yahoo Serious
[ Amazing Australian Cultural Ever Force Got Government Greatest Industry Just Media Race Rock Seen Such Together Tribe Us World]
I think Australians do well here because we feel a bit naughty, like we're in America and if they only knew how much fun we were having, we'd all get thrown out, you know. Melissa George
[ America Australians Because Bit Feel Fun Get Having Here How Knew Know Much Naughty Only Out Think Thrown Well Were]
And I grew up watching all the British ones so when you hear that from an early age, it makes it much easier than you guys who don't grow up with Australian television or British television. Rachel Griffiths
[ Age Australian British Early Easier Grew Grow Guys Hear Makes Much Ones Television Than Up Watching]
And I liked pluralist Australia. I got a taste for pluralist Australia. I like, I like Australians and I can't believe that they're going to go to hell because they tell a good dirty joke, you know. Thomas Keneally
[ Australia Australians Because Believe Dirty Go Going Good Got Hell Joke Know Liked Taste Tell]
I do greatly admire Australian artists. Jeffrey Archer
[ Admire Artists Australian Greatly]
The Australian people want to help build this country into a great nation. This budget... has not realized the capacity of the Australian people. It has underestimated them. It has let us down. Lionel K. Murphy
[ Australian Budget Build Capacity Country Down Great Help Into Nation Realized Them Underestimated Us Want]
I think Australians like a bit of vulgarity. Julian Clary
[ Australians Bit Think Vulgarity]
We cheer everyone who goes off to Hollywood and tells American stories but telling Australian stories is the greatest thing you can do. Yahoo Serious
[ American Australian Cheer Everyone Goes Greatest Hollywood Off Stories Telling Tells Thing]
Certainly the Australians were buried in Korea. But I think that from Vietnam on, all the killed were brought home to America or to Australia, in our case. Peter Scott
[ America Australia Australians Brought Buried Case Certainly Home Killed Korea Our Think Vietnam Were]
I don't think I ever worked harder at any match during my career to get runs as I did then, nor did I ever have to face in one game such consistently fast bowlers as the Australian pair, Gregory and McDonald. Frank Woolley
[ Any Australian Bowlers Career Consistently Did During Ever Face Fast Game Get Gregory Harder Match Mcdonald Nor Pair Runs Such Then Think Worked]
But I did a lot of boxing and I was captain of an Australian surf club. Rod Taylor
[ Australian Boxing Captain Club Did Lot Surf]
Compared to the United States and certainly a lot of other countries around the world... per year, Australians do see more films. David Pratt
[ Around Australians Certainly Compared Countries Films Lot More Other Per See States United World Year]
Australians are a fantastic bunch of people but the attention can be overwhelming for someone like me. Cathy Freeman
[ Attention Australians Bunch Fantastic Overwhelming Someone]
The Australian Book of Etiquette is a very slim volume. Paul Theroux
[ Australian Book Etiquette Slim Very Volume]
There's something intrinsically Australian about a bunch of brothers and school friends getting together as a band at a very young age and all pulling together as a band at a very young age and all pulling together as mates to make something happen. Michael Hutchence
[ Age Australian Band Brothers Bunch Friends Getting Happen Intrinsically Make Mates Pulling School Something Together Very Young]
And currently, there are four to five new works in the pipeline for upcoming celebrations such as the Sydney 2000 Olympics, Australian Federation, my 50th Birthday, and Sydney Dance Company's 25th Anniversary. Graeme Murphy
[ Anniversary Australian Birthday Celebrations Company Currently Dance Federation Five Four New Olympics Pipeline Such Sydney Upcoming Works]
There is something about the Australian psyche that seems to like films that are slightly offbeat. Nick Park
[ Australian Films Offbeat Psyche Seems Slightly Something]
On the same line of reasoning, if Australians were to be Australians, or rather if Australians were as separate from any other nation as Australia from any other land, there would be no jealousy between them on England's account. Henry Lawson
[ Account Any Australia Australians Between England Jealousy Land Line Nation Other Rather Reasoning Same Separate Them Were Would]
Now both my films have been number one at the Australian box office and it took about two years just to get the finance for this film, so if it's hard for me then God help everyone else. Yahoo Serious
[ Australian Been Both Box Else Everyone Film Films Finance Get God Hard Help Just Now Number Office Then Took Two Years]
We moved, and there was a golden era in the '40s when we were so conscious of who we were as Australians. Graeme Murphy
[ Australians Conscious Era Golden Moved Were]
For us Australians, Singapore also represents sacred soil. Almost 2000 Australians died here in the defense of your island country and our neighborhood. Michael Jeffery
[ Almost Also Australians Country Defense Died Here Island Neighborhood Our Represents Sacred Singapore Soil Us Your]
I try to use the Australian idiom to its maximum advantage. Paul Keating
[ Advantage Australian Idiom Maximum Try Use]
So there clearly is a sense in which the Labour Party here, certainly at State level is reaching out and connecting with people and reflecting the aspirations and needs of, you know the mass of ordinary Australians. Patricia Hewitt
[ Aspirations Australians Certainly Clearly Connecting Here Know Labour Level Mass Needs Ordinary Out Party Reaching Reflecting Sense State Which]
I'm a proud Australian, a very, very proud Australian. Steve Irwin
[ Australian Proud Very]
On average, Australians watch more than three hours of television a day, compared with 12 minutes a day spent by the average couple talking to each other. Hugh Mackay
[ Australians Average Compared Couple Day Each Hours Minutes More Other Spent Talking Television Than Three Watch]
Health economists have estimated that an injection of $250 million per year in Indigenous clinical care, and $50 million in preventative care, is required to provide services at the same level as for any other group with the health conditions of Indigenous Australians. Malcolm Fraser
[ Any Australians Care Clinical Conditions Economists Estimated Group Health Indigenous Level Million Other Per Preventative Provide Required Same Services Year]
I like the sensibility of Australian film a lot and the crews are fantastic. Great characters, wonderful people and no line between - I think in Hollywood they have this line between actors and crew a lot, and that just didn't exist, which I really appreciated. Barbara Hershey
[ Actors Appreciated Australian Between Characters Crew Crews Exist Fantastic Film Great Hollywood Just Line Lot Really Sensibility Think Which Wonderful]
We have lost all our big Australian industries and icons, including Qantas when it sold 25 % of its shares and a controlling interest to British Airways. Pauline Hanson
[ Airways Australian Big British Controlling Icons Including Industries Interest Lost Our Shares Sold]
All the arts are predominantly national, and therefore the Australian Film Commission should be funding us. The battle gets more and more vicious each year. Ann Macbeth
[ Arts Australian Battle Commission Each Film Funding Gets More National Predominantly Should Therefore Us Vicious Year]
On average, the Chinese, Koreans, and Japanese are more similar to each other and are different from Australians, Israelis and the Swedes, who in turn are similar to each other and are different from Nigerians, Kenyans, and Jamaicans. J. Philippe Rushton
[ Australians Average Chinese Different Each Israelis Japanese Koreans More Nigerians Other Similar Turn]
I don't think of myself as either American or Australian really, I'm a true hybrid. It's a good thing for me because both of them are really good countries. Mel Gibson
[ American Australian Because Both Countries Either Good Hybrid Myself Really Them Thing Think True]
Advances in science and medical research and public health policies have meant that life expectancy for Australians is one of the highest in the world. Julie Bishop
[ Advances Australians Expectancy Health Highest Life Meant Medical Policies Public Research Science World]
Most Australians live in the cities on the east coast, where contact between black and white occurred as much as 200 years earlier than on the west coast - and where 95 percent of Australians are able to live 95 percent of their lives without ever seeing an Aboriginal face. Phillip Noyce
[ Able Aboriginal Australians Between Black Cities Coast Contact Earlier East Ever Face Live Lives Most Much Occurred Percent Seeing Than Their West Where White Without Years]
It's a song that we sing after we win a Test match. We sing it after every one-day series win. It's been passed down through the generations. It's the culture of the Australian team. Ricky Ponting
[ After Australian Been Culture Down Every Generations Match One-Day Passed Series Sing Song Team Test Through Win]
When the Australian Government looked at how to meet the challenges, and the opportunities, presented by our ageing population, it saw that an all-encompassing approach was a prerequisite. Julie Bishop
[ Ageing Approach Australian Challenges Government How Looked Meet Opportunities Our Population Prerequisite Presented Saw]
I no longer knew what it was like to feel Australian. Phillip Noyce
[ Australian Feel Knew Longer]
I did not want to put myself on the line, as an Australian playing Britain's greatest comic actor. The fans of Sellers are obsessive, possessive - and aggressive. I did not want to risk their anger - or my own reputation. Geoffrey Rush
[ Actor Aggressive Anger Australian Britain Comic Did Fans Greatest Line Myself Obsessive Own Playing Possessive Put Reputation Risk Sellers Their Want]