Authors that match 'block'.

Dan Blocker American Actor (1928-1972)

Quotations that match 'block'.

Let me just say something that I forgot, I also hoped and this was very true in the beginning - that this would also be a place that people would be able to walk in to the fountain and use it in a nice way of reading and examining the quotations on the blocks. Lawrence Halprin
[ Able Also Beginning Blocks Examining Forgot Fountain Hoped Just Nice Place Quotations Reading Say Something True Use Very Walk Way Would]
Aim for the chopping block. If you aim for the wood, you will have nothing. Aim past the wood, aim through the wood; aim for the chopping block. Annie Dillard
[ Aim Block Chopping Nothing Past Through Will Wood]
Twice the Republicans in the California legislature tried to block my seating because of my trips to Hanoi. Tom Hayden
[ Because Block California Hanoi Legislature Republicans Tried Trips Twice]
Woe to us if we get our satisfaction from the food in the kitchen and the TV in the den and the sex in the bedroom with an occasional tribute to the cement blocks in the basement! John Piper
[ Basement Bedroom Blocks Cement Den Food Get Kitchen Occasional Our Satisfaction Sex Tribute Tv Us Woe]
The American economy has always been driven by the entrepreneurial nature of its citizens, and blocking access to affordable health care will only suffocate growth within the small business sector of our economy. Paul Gillmor
[ Access Affordable Always American Been Blocking Business Care Citizens Driven Economy Entrepreneurial Growth Health Nature Only Our Sector Small Will Within]
AT&T will not block access to the public Internet or degrade service, period. Edward Whitacre, Jr.
[ Access Amp Block Degrade Internet Period Public Service Will]
The NFL offensive blocking is played differently; they use their hands instead of their head and shoulders. Jim Otto
[ Blocking Differently Hands Head Instead Nfl Offensive Played Shoulders Their Use]
Gladio had been necessary during the days of the Cold War but, in view of the collapse of the East Block, Italy would suggest to Nato that the organisation was no longer necessary. Giulio Andreotti
[ Been Block Cold Collapse Days During East Had Italy Longer Nato Necessary Organisation Suggest View War Would]
I'm not sure why writing for others became harder. Probably a reluctance to give away anything you might conceivably use yourself caused a block. I did it, but it remained hard when it had once been easy. Dick Cavett
[ Anything Away Became Been Block Caused Conceivably Did Easy Give Had Hard Harder Might Once Others Probably Reluctance Remained Sure Use Why Writing Yourself]
It's time to stop defending a system that is clearly in dire need of reform, stop issuing reports and setting up new roadblocks, and start providing Americans with prescription drugs that are both safe and affordable. Herb Kohl
[ Affordable Americans Both Clearly Defending Dire Issuing Need New Prescription Providing Reform Reports Roadblocks Safe Setting Start Stop System Time Up]
Mount Harris is of basaltic formation, but I could not observe any columnar regularity in it, although large blocks are exposed above the ground. The rock is extremely hard and sonorous. Charles Sturt
[ Above Although Any Blocks Could Exposed Extremely Formation Ground Hard Harris Large Mount Observe Regularity Rock]
When you play guard, you're not going to block a lot of shots. Inside, you're going to block shots. Oscar Robertson
[ Block Going Guard Inside Lot Play Shots]
Well, I get my subject on Wednesday night; I think it out carefully on Thursday, and make my rough sketch; on Friday morning I begin, and stick to it all day, with my nose well down on the block. John Tenniel
[ Begin Block Carefully Day Down Friday Get Make Morning Night Nose Out Rough Sketch Stick Subject Think Thursday Wednesday Well]
The greatest artist has no conception which a single block of white marble does not potentially contain within its mass, but only a hand obedient to the mind can penetrate to this image. Michelangelo
[ Artist Block Conception Contain Does Greatest Hand Image Marble Mass Mind Obedient Only Penetrate Potentially Single Which White Within]
Many people in the world today are not starving because there is an inherent inability to produce food, they are starving because they are caught in the middle of political fights and blockades that have been used as weapons. Ralph Merkle
[ Because Been Caught Fights Food Inability Inherent Many Middle Political Produce Starving Today Used Weapons World]
I figure that that has a ten year cycle. At the end of that ten years, I began to get worried that I would run into what is known as the writer's block, the feeling of not being able to do these things. A. E. van Vogt
[ Able Began Being Block Cycle End Feeling Figure Get Into Known Run Ten These Things Worried Would Writer Year Years]
At the end of the competition, I played the Liszt concerto and I felt my head was on the block. Well, I won. Andre Boucourechliev
[ Block Competition Concerto End Felt Head Played Well Won]
To do theater you need to block off a hunk of time. George Takei
[ Block Hunk Need Off Theater Time]
There's a very specific thing you can do to get in magazines. I'm much happier to just show up and do the job. I haven't taken the active approach to making myself a star. I haven't been in a blockbuster. Paul Rudd
[ Active Approach Been Blockbuster Get Happier Haven Job Just Magazines Making Much Myself Show Specific Star Taken Thing Up Very]
In outward show so splendid and so vain; 'tis but a gilded block without a brain. Phaedrus
[ Block Brain Gilded Outward Show Splendid Tis Vain Without]
And we turned off and 30 miles south they're standing in the middle of our road blocking our way, stopped the car, got out, took us through the path in the woods, where the craft was on the ground. Betty Hill
[ Blocking Car Craft Got Ground Middle Miles Off Our Out Path Road South Standing Stopped Through Took Turned Us Way Where Woods]
In the last twelve years, we have come some distance towards reconciliation and the breaking down of disadvantage. Let us take encouragement from what has been achieved and set our minds and hearts to end the remaining roadblocks. Malcolm Fraser
[ Achieved Been Breaking Come Disadvantage Distance Down Encouragement End Hearts Last Minds Our Reconciliation Remaining Roadblocks Set Some Take Towards Twelve Us Years]
I went jogging up on Mulholland. In the middle of my run I had some form of asthma attack and couldn't even walk. I couldn't get a ride one block to my house. I thought I was going to die. Esai Morales
[ Asthma Attack Block Die Even Form Get Going Had House Jogging Middle Ride Run Some Thought Up Walk Went]
Some scientists claim that hydrogen, because it is so plentiful, is the basic building block of the universe. I dispute that. I say there is more stupidity than hydrogen, and that is the basic building block of the universe. Frank Zappa
[ Basic Because Block Building Claim Dispute Hydrogen More Plentiful Say Scientists Some Stupidity Than Universe]
My theory on housework is, if the item doesn't multiply, smell, catch fire, or block the refrigerator door, let it be. No one else cares. Why should you? Erma Bombeck
[ Block Cares Catch Door Else Fire Housework Item Multiply Refrigerator Should Smell Theory Why]
I would rather do many small roles on TV, stage or film than one blockbuster that made me rich but had no acting. Miranda Richardson
[ Acting Blockbuster Film Had Made Many Rather Rich Roles Small Stage Than Tv Would]
Well, look at all of these summer blockbusters. You can't help but laugh a little, because you've already seen a lot of these movies 482 times. Sean Penn
[ Already Because Blockbusters Help Laugh Little Look Lot Movies Seen Summer These Times Well]
The information I requested under the Freedom of Information Act has been blocked for two years. Sibel Edmonds
[ Act Been Blocked Freedom Information Requested Two Under Years]
I was at this casino minding my own business, and this guy came up to me and said, "You're gonna have to move, you're blocking a fire exit." As though if there was a fire, I wasn't gonna run. If you're flammible and have legs, you are never blocking a fire exit. Mitch Hedberg
[ Blocking Business Came Casino Exit Fire Gonna Guy Legs Minding Move Never Own Run Said Though Up]
In the late afternoons and early evenings, the crowd is easily over 1 million. That many people simply can't fit in Independence Square. The demonstration spills in to the streets for several blocks. Bob Schaffer
[ Afternoons Blocks Crowd Demonstration Early Easily Evenings Fit Independence Late Many Million Over Several Simply Spills Square Streets]
I have felt in my very blood, ever since I was born, a most unconquerable hatred towards the whole tribe of fools, and it arises from the fact that I feel myself a blockhead whenever I am in their company. Giacomo Casanova
[ Am Arises Blockhead Blood Born Company Ever Fact Feel Felt Fools Hatred Most Myself Since Their Towards Tribe Very Whenever Whole]
For every failure, there's an alternative course of action. You just have to find it. When you come to a roadblock, take a detour. Mary Kay Ash
[ Action Alternative Come Course Detour Every Failure Find Just Roadblock Take]
Piper insisted she had to be out of breath when we played this one scene, so she ran around the block. Thank God she wasn't doing a crucifixtion scene; we would have had to nail her to the wall. Dick York
[ Around Block Breath Doing God Had Her Insisted Nail Out Piper Played Ran Scene She Thank Wall Would]
The old Devil gets mad when you're trying to do good. Pray that God will move the stumbling blocks. Mahalia Jackson
[ Blocks Devil Gets God Good Mad Move Old Pray Stumbling Trying Will]
This was something that was obsessing me and creating a writer's block. To get involved and get stuck in, get the proper information about what's going on has really helped. Thom Yorke
[ Block Creating Get Going Helped Information Involved Proper Really Something Stuck Writer]
This is a tough game. There are times when you've got to play hurt, when you've got to block out the pain. Shaquille O'Neal
[ Block Game Got Hurt Out Pain Play Times Tough]
Discussion in class, which means letting twenty young blockheads and two cocky neurotics discuss something that neither their teacher nor they know. Vladimir Nabokov
[ Class Cocky Discuss Discussion Know Letting Means Neither Neurotics Nor Something Teacher Their Twenty Two Which Young]
If you take any world problem, any issue on the planet, the solution to that problem certainly includes education. In education, the roadblock is the laptop. Nicholas Negroponte
[ Any Certainly Education Includes Issue Laptop Planet Problem Roadblock Solution Take World]
All life demands struggle. Those who have everything given to them become lazy, selfish, and insensitive to the real values of life. The very striving and hard work that we so constantly try to avoid is the major building block in the person we are today. Pope Paul VI
[ Avoid Become Block Building Constantly Demands Everything Given Hard Insensitive Lazy Life Major Person Real Selfish Striving Struggle Them Those Today Try Values Very Work]
We were in the heart of the ghetto in Chicago during the Depression, and every block - it was probably the biggest black ghetto in America - every block also is the spawning ground practically for every gangster, black and white, in America too. Quincy Jones
[ Also America Biggest Black Block Chicago Depression During Every Gangster Ghetto Ground Heart Practically Probably Too Were White]
The current administration has made the decision to cut dollars going for community development block grants, for various incentives to bring cities back. Stephanie Tubbs Jones
[ Administration Back Block Bring Cities Community Current Cut Decision Development Dollars Going Grants Incentives Made Various]
Our cautious ancestors, when yawning, blocked the way to the entrance of evil spirits by putting their hands before their mouths. We find a reason for the gesture in the delicacy of manner which forbids an indecent exposure. George H. Mead
[ Ancestors Before Blocked Cautious Delicacy Entrance Evil Exposure Find Forbids Gesture Hands Indecent Manner Mouths Our Putting Reason Spirits Their Way Which Yawning]
If you can't find your inspiration by walking around the block one time, go around two blocks-but never three. Robert Motherwell
[ Around Block Find Go Inspiration Never Three Time Two Walking Your]
Alas! Alas! Life is full of disappointments; as one reaches one ridge there is always another and a higher one beyond which blocks the view. Fridtjof Nansen
[ Alas Always Another Beyond Blocks Disappointments Full Higher Life Reaches Ridge View Which]
The block of granite which was an obstacle in the pathway of the weak, became a stepping-stone in the pathway of the strong. Thomas Carlyle
[ Became Block Granite Obstacle Pathway Stepping-Stone Strong Weak Which]
I am much more involved in the filmmaking experience on Mag Seven. I'm much more involved in story elements, casting decisions, the writing of the show, the blocking of the scenes. Michael Biehn
[ Am Blocking Casting Decisions Elements Experience Filmmaking Involved More Much Scenes Seven Show Story Writing]
If we attempt to block the development of new technology, we effectively have ensured that the most responsible parties will not develop them. Ralph Merkle
[ Attempt Block Develop Development Effectively Ensured Most New Parties Responsible Technology Them Will]
A grave blockhead should always go about with a lively one - they show one another off to the best advantage. William Hazlitt
[ Advantage Always Another Best Blockhead Go Grave Lively Off Should Show]
Peter was 2 years and 10 months old when we began to study him. He was afraid of a white rat, and this fear extended to a rabbit, a fur coat, a feather, cotton wool, etc., but not to wooden blocks and similar toys. Mary C. Jones
[ Afraid Began Blocks Coat Cotton Etc Extended Fear Feather Fur Him Months Old Peter Rabbit Rat Similar Study Toys White Wooden Wool Years]
It's not how you come out of the starting blocks. Franco Harris
[ Blocks Come How Out Starting]
One reason I don't suffer Writer's Block is that I don't wait on the muse, I summon it at need. Piers Anthony
[ Block Muse Need Reason Suffer Summon Wait Writer]
Proportions are what makes the old Greek temples classic in their beauty. They are like huge blocks, from which the air has been literally hewn out between the columns. Arne Jacobsen Architecture
[ Air Beauty Been Between Blocks Classic Columns Greek Huge Literally Makes Old Out Proportions Temples Their Which]
Fort Leavenworth is in fact no fort, being without defensive works, except two block-houses. Francis Parkman
[ Being Defensive Except Fact Fort Leavenworth Two Without Works]
There were probably about five games in my career where everything was moving in slow motion and you could be out there all day, totally in the zone, and you don't even know where you are on the field, everything is just totally blocked out. Lawrence Taylor
[ Blocked Career Could Day Even Everything Field Five Games Just Know Motion Moving Out Probably Slow Totally Were Where Zone]
We're strongly in favor of the U.N. plan for a solution to the Cyprus conflict. Hopefully a solution can be found before the end of this summit, but we cannot and will not let it block our decisions on enlargement. Anders Fogh Rasmussen
[ Before Block Cannot Conflict Cyprus Decisions End Enlargement Favor Found Hopefully Our Plan Solution Strongly Summit Will]
Law and order exist for the purpose of establishing justice and when they fail in this purpose they become the dangerously structured dams that block the flow of social progress. Martin Luther King, Jr.
[ Become Block Dams Dangerously Establishing Exist Fail Flow Justice Law Order Progress Purpose Social Structured]
A stepping-stone can be a stumbling block if we can't see it until after we have tripped over it. Cullen Hightower
[ After Block Over See Stepping-Stone Stumbling Tripped Until]
My block was due to two overlapping factors: laziness and lack of discipline. Mary Garden
[ Block Discipline Due Factors Lack Laziness Overlapping Two]
The Cube can seem alive as it heats up in your hand. The fact that each face of the Cube is made of three layers of three blocks has an important meaning. Erno Rubik
[ Alive Blocks Cube Each Face Fact Hand Heats Important Layers Made Meaning Seem Three Up Your]
I try to write in plain brown blocks of American speech but occasionally set in an ancient word or a strange word just to startle the reader a little bit and to break up the monotony of the plain American cadence. James Laughlin
[ American Ancient Bit Blocks Break Brown Just Little Monotony Occasionally Plain Reader Set Speech Startle Strange Try Up Word Write]
All life demands struggle. Those who have everything given to them become lazy, selfish, and insensitive to the real values of life. The very striving and hard work that we so constantly try to avoid is the major building block in the person we are today. Ralph Ransom
[ Avoid Become Block Building Constantly Demands Everything Given Hard Insensitive Lazy Life Major Person Real Selfish Striving Struggle Them Those Today Try Values Very Work]
You know what my greatest personal stumbling block is? My shyness. Susan Lucci
[ Block Greatest Know Personal Shyness Stumbling]
I spend days with writers' block. It is a problem. Mackenzie Crook
[ Block Days Problem Spend Writers]
I think of John every day. I do try to block it, but December 8th is not the only day I think of him. Yoko Ono
[ Block Day December Every Him John Only Think Try]
He took me under his wing when I first came to the Rams and taught me everything - his technique in the pass rush, how to play off blockers, and how to make the big play. Jack Youngblood
[ Big Came Everything First His How Make Off Pass Play Rush Taught Technique Took Under Wing]
If there is a nuclear tactic being used here, I submit it is the use of that obstruction where a willful minority blocks a bipartisan majority from voting on the President's judicial nominees. John Cornyn
[ Being Bipartisan Blocks Here Judicial Majority Minority Nominees Nuclear Obstruction President Submit Tactic Use Used Voting Where Willful]
In the Europe which was created by the Second World War, divided into two blocks, each in need of a revolution that would end the abuses and injustices of capitalism and the privileges of a bureaucratic caste, collective faith does not exist. Juan Goytisolo
[ Abuses Blocks Bureaucratic Capitalism Caste Collective Created Divided Does Each End Europe Exist Faith Injustices Into Need Privileges Revolution Second Two War Which World Would]
And opposite the bench, the dock, divided by a partition, with the women to the left and the men to the right, as it is on the stairs or the block in polite society. Henry Lawson
[ Bench Block Divided Dock Left Men Opposite Partition Polite Right Society Stairs Women]
The quest for certainty blocks the search for meaning. Uncertainty is the very condition to impel man to unfold his powers. Erich Fromm
[ Blocks Certainty Condition His Man Meaning Powers Quest Search Uncertainty Unfold Very]
I intentionally aided them by being there and blocking an avenue of escape for the victims. Robert Iler
[ Aided Avenue Being Blocking Escape Intentionally Them Victims]
Then there was a kid in the neighborhood about three blocks away, his name was Bobby Beavis. Mike Judge
[ Away Beavis Blocks Bobby His Kid Name Neighborhood Then Three]
When I'm rhyming it's all in my head... Like the slaves, when they were picking cotton, they would block out their minds. They would sing. Wyclef Jean
[ Block Cotton Head Minds Out Picking Rhyming Sing Slaves Their Were Would]
There was a failure to recognize the deep problems in AI; for instance, those captured in Blocks World. The people building physical robots learned nothing. Marvin Minsky
[ Ai Blocks Building Captured Deep Failure Instance Learned Nothing Physical Problems Recognize Robots Those World]
Many later commented on the fact that large numbers of those engaged in the most senseless acts of destruction were left well alone by cops, indeed people dressed as Black Block members were seen freely making their way across police lines and talking to cops. John Blair
[ Across Acts Alone Black Block Commented Cops Destruction Dressed Engaged Fact Freely Indeed Large Later Left Lines Making Many Members Most Numbers Police Seen Senseless Talking Their Those Way Well Were]
I rarely see one of the 'summer blockbuster' movies. I'd like to see a stronger focus on smaller, smarter movies. Christopher Meloni
[ Blockbuster Focus Movies Rarely See Smaller Smarter Stronger Summer]
The ultimate function of prophecy is not to tell the future, but to make it. Your successful past will block your visions of the future. Joel A. Barker
[ Block Function Future Make Past Prophecy Successful Tell Ultimate Visions Will Your]
If you're trying to achieve, there will be roadblocks. I've had them; everybody has had them. But obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it. Michael Jordan Wisdom
[ Achieve Around Climb Everybody Figure Give Go Had How Into Obstacles Out Roadblocks Run Stop Them Through Trying Turn Up Wall Will Work]
Trying to write books with a subject matter or in a genre or style you're not familiar with is the best way to find the Big Block looming. Jeffery Deaver
[ Best Big Block Books Familiar Find Genre Looming Matter Style Subject Trying Way Write]
The bookful blockhead, ignorantly read With loads of learned lumber in his head. Alexander Pope Intelligence
[ Blockhead Head His Learned Loads Lumber Read]
The idea is not to block every shot. The idea is to make your opponent believe that you might block every shot. Bill Russell
[ Believe Block Every Idea Make Might Opponent Shot Your]
Mr. Speaker, we have reached a point in history where some have forgotten that it is the family, not the government, that is the fundamental building block of our society. Jim Ryun
[ Block Building Family Forgotten Fundamental Government History Mr Our Point Reached Society Some Speaker Where]
My father was the guy on the block who said hi to everyone. Damon Wayans Dad
[ Block Everyone Father Guy Hi Said]
Writer's block is the greatest side effect of boredom. Jason Zebehazy
[ Block Boredom Effect Greatest Side Writer]
I'm of course disillusioned with what has happened to World cinema. Now cinemas in both Eastern and Western Europe are filled with the same blockbusters from Hollywood. Alexander Walker
[ Blockbusters Both Cinema Cinemas Course Disillusioned Eastern Europe Filled Happened Hollywood Now Same Western World]
Let blockheads read what blockheads wrote. Warren Buffett
[ Read Wrote]
If you're so pro-life, do me a favour: don't lock arms and block medical clinics. If you're so pro-life, lock arms and block cemeteries. Bill Hicks
[ Arms Block Cemeteries Clinics Favour Lock Medical Pro-Life]
I've often said that there's no such thing as writer's block; the problem is idea block. Jeffery Deaver
[ Block Idea Often Problem Said Such Thing Writer]
When you come to a roadblock, take a detour. Barbara Bush
[ Come Detour Roadblock Take]
For Scary Movie 2, we had a due date and had to work fast. And though there's a lot of pressure, as artists, we just block it out. So really, the pressure comes from us. That's how the first movie happened. There was no outside pressure: we wanted to hit the audience hard. Shawn Wayans
[ Artists Audience Block Comes Date Due Fast First Had Happened Hard Hit How Just Lot Movie Out Outside Pressure Really Scary Though Us Wanted Work]
If I get blocked, it is generally because I don't know enough about some aspect of the story or the characters. The answer for this is generally more research, or making more background notes, so the place and person can be more fully realized inside my own mind. Sarah Zettel
[ Answer Aspect Background Because Blocked Characters Enough Fully Generally Get Inside Know Making Mind More Notes Own Person Place Realized Research Some Story]
Americans will put up with anything provided it doesn't block traffic. Dan Rather
[ Americans Anything Block Provided Put Traffic Up Will]
Hell is paved with great granite blocks hewn from the hearts of those who said, I can do no other. Heywood Broun
[ Blocks Granite Great Hearts Hell Other Paved Said Those]
Most artists have experienced the creative block. We get stuck in our work. We beat our head against the wall: nothing. Sometimes, it is because we are trying something at the wrong time. Lukas Foss
[ Against Artists Beat Because Block Creative Experienced Get Head Most Nothing Our Something Sometimes Stuck Time Trying Wall Work Wrong]
For a long period in my life - it lasted about 10 years - I had writer's block. Mary Garden
[ Block Had Lasted Life Long Period Writer Years]
I write music all the time. When I talk about having writer's block, it's more to do with lyrics than anything else. Sarah McLachlan
[ Anything Block Else Having Lyrics More Music Talk Than Time Write Writer]
It is in the admission of ignorance and the admission of uncertainty that there is a hope for the continuous motion of human beings in some direction that doesn't get confined, permanently blocked, as it has so many times before in various periods in the history of man. Richard P. Feynman
[ Admission Before Beings Blocked Confined Continuous Direction Get History Hope Human Ignorance Man Many Motion Periods Permanently Some Times Uncertainty Various]
A book that is shut is but a block. Thomas Fuller
[ Block Book Shut]
We understand that the real market value of Blockbuster may never be fully realized as a wholly owned part of Viacom. Sumner Redstone
[ Blockbuster Fully Market May Never Owned Part Real Realized Understand Value Viacom Wholly]
Now that the there is a path for the people of Puerto Rico to express their self-determination on Puerto Rico's political status, there are some who seek to block that path. Dick Thornburgh
[ Block Express Now Path Political Puerto Rico Seek Self-Determination Some Status Their]
The greatest block today in the way of woman's emancipation is the church, the canon law, the Bible and the priesthood. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
[ Bible Block Canon Church Emancipation Greatest Law Priesthood Today Way Woman]
I've been around the block a lot and I've had a merry trail for 55 years. Jerry Stiller
[ Around Been Block Had Lot Merry Trail Years]
I've never tried to block out the memories of the past, even though some are painful. I don't understand people who hide from their past. Everything you live through helps to make you the person you are now. Sophia Loren
[ Block Even Everything Helps Hide Live Make Memories Never Now Out Painful Past Person Some Their Though Through Tried Understand]
Well, I've been in several films including documentaries, but the big blockbuster, I was hired as advisor to the actors, I was trying to make Jesuits out of them. Daniel Berrigan
[ Actors Advisor Been Big Blockbuster Documentaries Films Hired Including Jesuits Make Out Several Them Trying Well]
Everyone wants to work in America. Maybe not blockbusters or Terminator, but to have the choice. Eva Green
[ America Blockbusters Choice Everyone Maybe Terminator Wants Work]
Clairvoyant, n.: A person, commonly a woman, who has the power of seeing that which is invisible to her patron - namely, that he is a blockhead. Ambrose Bierce
[ Blockhead Commonly Her Invisible Namely Patron Person Power Seeing Which Woman]
Another adverse factor was the way the Russians received continual reinforcements from their back areas, as they fell back. It seemed to us that as soon as one force was wiped out, the path was blocked by the arrival of a fresh force. Gerd von Rundstedt
[ Adverse Another Areas Arrival Back Blocked Continual Factor Fell Force Fresh Out Path Received Russians Seemed Soon Their Us Way Wiped]
In just six weeks from the time the design was started, we had the motor on the block testing its power. Orville Wright
[ Block Design Had Just Motor Power Six Started Testing Time Weeks]
Determination gives you the resolve to keep going in spite of the roadblocks that lay before you. Denis Waitley
[ Before Determination Gives Going Keep Lay Resolve Roadblocks Spite]
This is certainly not the first case in which a merger approved in one place hasn't gone through in the other. There was a case last year where the merger between two EU companies was approved here and blocked in the U.S. Mario Monti
[ Approved Between Blocked Case Certainly Companies Eu First Gone Hasn Here Last Merger Other Place Through Two Where Which Year]
They had the music being piped right out on the street. I'd be three or four blocks from there and I couldn't get there fast enough because I'd hear old Joe holler them words. Jay McShann
[ Because Being Blocks Enough Fast Four Get Had Hear Holler Joe Music Old Out Right Street Them Three Words]
While there have been terrific advances in the state of technology around heuristics, behavior blocking, and things like that, technology is only a part of the approach to solving the problem with the more important aspect involving putting the right process in place. John W. Thompson
[ Advances Approach Around Aspect Been Behavior Blocking Important Involving More Only Part Place Problem Process Putting Right Solving State Technology Terrific Things While]
Ideas are the building blocks of ideas. Jason Zebehazy
[ Blocks Building Ideas]
Every time we've moved ahead in IBM, it was because someone was willing to take a chance, put his head on the block, and try something new. Thomas J. Watson
[ Ahead Because Block Chance Every Head His Ibm Moved New Put Someone Something Take Time Try Willing]
The essence of football was blocking, tackling, and execution based on timing, rhythm and deception. Knute Rockne
[ Based Blocking Deception Essence Execution Football Rhythm Tackling Timing]
The game of life is a lot like football. You have to tackle your problems, block your fears, and score your points when you get the opportunity. Lewis Grizzard
[ Block Fears Football Game Get Life Lot Opportunity Points Problems Score Tackle Your]
I was trying to spend it as quickly as possible. Because I'm so lazy, all that money created a block. I was flying around the world, staying at fancy hotels, having fun and trying to get rid of it as quickly as possible, so I could get on with some more work. Evan Dando
[ Around Because Block Could Created Fancy Flying Fun Get Having Hotels Lazy Money More Possible Quickly Rid Some Spend Staying Trying Work World]
Everybody wants blockbusters. I like to see a few pictures now and then that have to do with people and have relationships, and that's what I want to do films about. I don't want to see these sci-fi movies, and I don't want to do one of those. I don't understand it. James Garner
[ Blockbusters Everybody Few Films Movies Now Pictures Relationships Sci-Fi See Then These Those Understand Want Wants]
Our centers spread the floor, shoot the three and block shots. We can play pick and pop. Steve Nash
[ Block Centers Floor Our Pick Play Pop Shoot Shots Spread Three]
Once I decide to do something, I can't have people telling me I can't. If there's a roadblock, you jump over it, walk around it, crawl under it. Kitty Kelley
[ Around Crawl Decide Jump Once Over Roadblock Something Telling Under Walk]
The sculptor produces the beautiful statue by chipping away such parts of the marble block as are not needed - it is a process of elimination. Elbert Hubbard Art
[ Away Beautiful Block Chipping Elimination Marble Needed Parts Process Produces Sculptor Statue Such]
The Brigham Young University (BYU) campus was just a few blocks from my home and tuition was minimal. Paul D. Boyer
[ Blocks Brigham Campus Few Home Just Minimal Tuition University Young]
Not to dismiss Gershwin, but Gershwin is the chip; Ellington was the block. Joni Mitchell
[ Block Chip Dismiss Ellington Gershwin]
Lorna was quite young when her mother died, and I think she's blocked out some of the memories. I talked to her a little bit about that, but I wasn't prepared to go around and poke and hurt her. Judy Davis
[ Around Bit Blocked Died Go Her Hurt Little Memories Mother Out Poke Prepared Quite She Some Talked Think Young]
The benefit of this kind of outlining is that you discover a story's flaws before you invest a lot of time writing the first draft, and it's almost impossible to get stuck at a difficult chapter, because you've already done the work to push through those kinds of blocks. George Stephen
[ Almost Already Because Before Benefit Blocks Chapter Difficult Discover Done Draft First Flaws Get Impossible Invest Kind Kinds Lot Outlining Push Story Stuck Those Through Time Work Writing]
Over the years, I've had hundreds of shots blocked. You've got to go in and take chances. John Havlicek
[ Blocked Chances Go Got Had Hundreds Over Shots Take Years]
A snowdrift is a beautiful thing - if it doesn't lie across the path you have to shovel or block the road that leads to your destination. Hal Borland
[ Across Beautiful Block Destination Leads Lie Path Road Shovel Thing Your]
The failure of women to produce genius of the first rank in most of the supreme forms of human effort has been used to block the way of all women of talent and ambition for intellectual achievement. Anna Garlin Spencer
[ Achievement Ambition Been Block Effort Failure First Forms Genius Human Intellectual Most Produce Rank Supreme Talent Used Way Women]
Every Maryland family wants financial security, schools that work, quality healthcare, safer neighborhoods, and ever-expanding economic opportunity. These are the building blocks of a superior quality of life. Robert. L. Ehrlich
[ Blocks Building Economic Every Family Financial Healthcare Life Maryland Neighborhoods Opportunity Quality Safer Schools Security Superior These Wants Work]
Nothing is more useless in developing a nation's economy than a gun, and nothing blocks the road to social development more than the financial burden of war. War is the arch enemy of national progress and the modern scourge of civilized men. King Hussein I
[ Arch Blocks Burden Civilized Developing Development Economy Enemy Financial Gun Men Modern More Nation National Nothing Progress Road Scourge Social Than Useless War]
I like serious films, the moneymaking blockbusters that don't make any kind of sense and John Carpenter films. Pam Grier
[ Any Blockbusters Carpenter Films John Kind Make Moneymaking Sense Serious]
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to the soul. Joseph Addison
[ Block Education Marble Sculpture Soul]
Change can either challenge or threaten us. Your beliefs pave your way to success or block you. Marsha Sinetar
[ Beliefs Block Challenge Change Either Pave Success Threaten Us Way Your]
Since the dawn of time, traditional marriage - the union between one man and one woman - has been the building block of civilization, and at no point in our nation's history has that foundation been under more severe attack than now. Jim DeMint
[ Attack Been Between Block Building Civilization Dawn Foundation History Man Marriage More Nation Now Our Point Severe Since Than Time Traditional Under Union Woman]
The Bible and the Church have been the greatest stumbling blocks in the way of women's emancipation. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
[ Been Bible Blocks Church Emancipation Greatest Stumbling Way Women]
But you know, I always said that no one else on my block was on the radio, and it was fun. Ed Bradley
[ Always Block Else Fun Know Radio Said]
What I try to do in the book is to trace the chain of relationships running from elementary particles, fundamental building blocks of matter everywhere in the universe, such as quarks, all the way to complex entities, and in particular complex adaptive system like jaguars. Murray Gell-Mann
[ Adaptive Blocks Book Building Chain Complex Elementary Entities Everywhere Fundamental Jaguars Matter Particles Particular Relationships Running Such System Trace Try Universe Way]
As a columnist, I realize that whatever amount of corruption I expose, half my readers will block it out, although they may get a frisson of joy in the process. Margaret Carlson
[ Although Amount Block Columnist Corruption Expose Get Half Joy May Out Process Readers Realize Whatever Will]
Every block of stone has a statue inside it and it is the task of the sculptor to discover it. Michelangelo
[ Block Discover Every Inside Sculptor Statue Stone Task]
In fact, the socialization gives us the tools to fill our evolutionary roles. They are our building blocks. Warren Farrell
[ Blocks Building Evolutionary Fact Fill Gives Our Roles Socialization Tools Us]
I don't want to be Tom Cruise. I'm not after some movie blockbuster career. That's not the kind of work I'm interested in. And frankly, it's not the kind of work I'm ever going to get. Randy Harrison
[ After Blockbuster Career Cruise Ever Frankly Get Going Interested Kind Movie Some Tom Want Work]
But as you say, the fundamental stumbling block is the question of the future of the economy. And it's not just the sort of economic laboratory question, of what kind of system would best generate growth, which is the way it's presented. Joe Slovo
[ Best Block Economic Economy Fundamental Future Generate Growth Just Kind Laboratory Presented Question Say Sort Stumbling System Way Which Would]
The government would be able to go to court with respect to newspaper articles, broadcast pieces and the like that they thought were bad or harmful or even against the government and try to block them. Floyd Abrams
[ Able Against Articles Bad Block Broadcast Court Even Go Government Harmful Newspaper Pieces Respect Them Thought Try Were Would]
I have a cheat-sheet for each one of my characters about their personality, the way they look, etc. So there is no possible way that I could have writer's block. R. L. Stine
[ Block Characters Could Each Etc Look Personality Possible Their Way Writer]
In the end, it all comes to choices to turn stumbling blocks into stepping stones. Amber Frey
[ Blocks Choices Comes End Into Stepping Stones Stumbling Turn]
I became paralyzed as an artist with writer's block. David Guterson
[ Artist Became Block Paralyzed Writer]
Any time you do physical stuff, violence, it is controlled. It's a little bit like you block the move. Ron Livingston
[ Any Bit Block Controlled Little Move Physical Stuff Time Violence]
The four building blocks of the universe are fire, water, gravel and vinyl. Dave Barry Funny
[ Blocks Building Fire Four Gravel Universe Vinyl Water]
Some people try to find things in this game that don't exist but football is only two things - blocking and tackling. Vince Lombardi
[ Blocking Exist Find Football Game Only Some Tackling Things Try Two]
My grandmother and I followed my mother here, to a house a block north of Hollywood Boulevard but a million miles away from Hollywood, if you know what I mean. We would hang out behind the ropes and look at the movie stars arriving at the premieres. Carol Burnett
[ Arriving Away Behind Block Boulevard Followed Grandmother Hang Here Hollywood House Know Look Mean Miles Million Mother Movie North Out Premieres Ropes Stars Would]
A blocked path also offers guidance. Mason Cooley
[ Also Blocked Guidance Offers Path]
The great person is ahead of their time, the smart make something out of it, and the blockhead, sets themselves against it. Jean Baudrillard
[ Against Ahead Blockhead Great Make Out Person Sets Smart Something Their Themselves Time]
It is often easier to become outraged by injustice half a world away than by oppression and discrimination half a block from home. Carl T. Rowan
[ Away Become Block Discrimination Easier Half Home Injustice Often Oppression Outraged Than World]
Success is blocked by concentrating on it and planning for it... Success is shy - it won't come out while you're watching. Tennessee Williams Success
[ Blocked Come Concentrating Out Planning Shy Success Watching While Won]
If isolation tempers the strong, it is the stumbling-block of the uncertain. Paul Cezanne
[ Isolation Strong Tempers Uncertain]
I promised myself that I'd never actually admit to listening to New Kids on the Block. Alicia Keys
[ Actually Admit Block Kids Listening Myself Never New Promised]
The skyscraper establishes the block, the block creates the street, the street offers itself to man. Roland Barthes
[ Block Creates Establishes Itself Man Offers Skyscraper Street]
I want to block some common misunderstandings about "understanding": In many of these discussions one finds a lot of fancy footwork about the word "understanding." John Searle
[ Block Common Discussions Fancy Finds Footwork Lot Many Misunderstandings Some These Understanding Want Word]
I suspect that writer's block afflicts mainly people who have some stable and ample source of income outside of writing. So far it hasn't been a problem. Fred Saberhagen
[ Afflicts Ample Been Block Far Hasn Income Mainly Outside Problem Some Source Stable Suspect Writer Writing]
I wanted to make an Indian character who wasn't either a) the savage that must be eliminated, the force of nature that's blocking the way for industrial progress, or b) the noble innocent that knows all and is another cliche. I wanted him to be a complicated human being. Jim Jarmusch
[ Another Being Blocking Character Cliche Complicated Either Eliminated Force Him Human Indian Industrial Innocent Knows Make Must Nature Noble Progress Savage Wanted Way]
Once upon a time there was a piece of wood. It was not an expensive piece of wood. Far from it. Just a common block of firewood, one of those thick, solid logs that are put on the fire in winter to make cold rooms cozy and warm. Carlo Collodi
[ Block Cold Common Cozy Expensive Far Fire Just Logs Make Once Piece Put Rooms Solid Thick Those Time Upon Warm Winter Wood]
If they're in cell block 1A or 1B, these prisoners - they're murderers, they're terrorists, they're insurgents. Many of them probably have American blood on their hands. And here we're so concerned about the treatment of those individuals. James Inhofe
[ American Block Blood Cell Concerned Hands Here Individuals Insurgents Many Murderers Prisoners Probably Terrorists Their Them These Those Treatment]
As for the forces, electromagnetism and gravity we experience in everyday life. But the weak and strong forces are beyond our ordinary experience. So in physics, lots of the basic building blocks take 20th- or perhaps 21st-century equipment to explore. Edward Witten
[ Basic Beyond Blocks Building Equipment Everyday Experience Explore Forces Gravity Life Lots Ordinary Our Perhaps Physics Strong Take Weak]
This marched was planned to be non violent and non confrontational, and gladly it stayed that way. What really impressed me was the self discipline of the Black Block. John Blair
[ Black Block Confrontational Discipline Gladly Impressed Marched Non Planned Really Self Stayed Violent Way]
You block your dream when you allow your fear to grow bigger than your faith. Mary Manin Morrissey
[ Allow Bigger Block Dream Faith Fear Grow Than Your]
I've experienced writer's block, but never for more than a few days. Walter Jon Williams
[ Block Days Experienced Few More Never Than Writer]
Well, it's not full time - my dancers are only paid for six months of the year in two three-month blocks; but yes, it is possible we could do it in another year. Siobhan Davies
[ Another Blocks Could Dancers Full Months Only Paid Possible Six Time Two Well Year Yes]
We've killed a million Iraqis since the start of the Gulf war - mostly by blocking humanitarian aid. Woody Harrelson
[ Aid Blocking Gulf Humanitarian Iraqis Killed Million Mostly Since Start War]
There are so many things I'd like to change in the industry. Everything from the reliance of style over substance to their reluctance to hire me for big budget blockbusters, but the thing I would love most would be if they understood people don't have to be Hollywood beautiful to be sexy or interesting. Colin Mochrie
[ Beautiful Big Blockbusters Budget Change Everything Hire Hollywood Industry Interesting Love Many Most Over Reliance Reluctance Sexy Style Substance Their Thing Things Understood Would]
Racism may be as systemic as it always was. It is the great problem of America. It's the one stumbling block that I don't believe was ever smoothed over. Robert Guillaume
[ Always America Believe Block Ever Great May Over Problem Racism Smoothed Stumbling Systemic]
I've learned that I get blocked when my subconscious mind is telling me that I've taken the work in a wrong direction, and that once I start listening to what my subconscious is trying to tell me, I can work out the problem and get moving again. Walter Jon Williams
[ Again Blocked Direction Get Learned Listening Mind Moving Once Out Problem Start Subconscious Taken Tell Telling Trying Work Wrong]
Maybe It's not the biggest blockbuster film, but there will be some people that will see it, that will be debating it, that will be questioning their own sense of spirituality. If the film resonates, then I have succeeded in what I set out to do. Eriq La Salle
[ Biggest Blockbuster Debating Film Maybe Out Own Questioning Resonates See Sense Set Some Spirituality Succeeded Their Then Will]
I choose a block of marble and chop off whatever I don't need. Auguste Rodin Art
[ Block Choose Chop Marble Need Off Whatever]
Every couple I know has side-by-side grave plots, but when we do it we're the biggest weirdos on the block. Billy Bob Thornton
[ Biggest Block Couple Every Grave Know Plots Weirdos]
But at some point, we've got to have disciplined play and have got to coach better. I'm not putting it on the players. We've got to coach them to tackle and block better. It's as simple as that. If we can do those things, we'll have a chance. Steve Spurrier
[ Better Block Chance Coach Disciplined Got Play Players Point Putting Simple Some Tackle Them Things Those]
I did that for 40 years or more. I never had any writer's block. I got up in the morning, sat down at the typewriter - now, computer - lit up a cigarette. Frederik Pohl
[ Any Block Cigarette Computer Did Down Got Had Lit More Morning Never Now Sat Typewriter Up Writer Years]
I teach at USC. I have a big class of 360 kids, only about a fifth of whom are film majors. I don't just show the Hollywood blockbusters. I show independent films, foreign films, documentaries. Leonard Maltin
[ Big Blockbusters Class Documentaries Fifth Film Films Foreign Hollywood Independent Just Kids Majors Only Show Teach Usc Whom]
A learned blockhead is a greater blockhead than an ignorant one. Benjamin Franklin
[ Blockhead Greater Ignorant Learned Than]
It is the eye of ignorance that assigns a fixed and unchangeable color to every object; beware of this stumbling block. Paul Gauguin Imagination
[ Assigns Beware Block Color Every Eye Fixed Ignorance Object Stumbling Unchangeable]
Being a blockhead is sometimes the best security against being cheated by a man of wit. Francois de La Rochefoucauld
[ Against Being Best Blockhead Cheated Man Security Sometimes Wit]
Religion stands, the Church blocking the sun. Stephen Spender
[ Blocking Church Religion Stands Sun]
My concentration level blocks out everything. Concentration is why some athletes are better than others. You develop that concentration in training and concentrate in a meet. Edwin Moses
[ Athletes Better Blocks Concentrate Concentration Develop Everything Level Meet Others Out Some Than Training Why]
My biggest excuse to others and myself was that I had writer's block, as if it was some kind of illness. Mary Garden
[ Biggest Block Excuse Had Illness Kind Myself Others Some Writer]
Man's great misfortune is that he has no organ, no kind of eyelid or brake, to mask or block a thought, or all thought, when he wants to. Paul Valery
[ Block Brake Great Kind Man Mask Misfortune Organ Thought Wants]
The vanity of teaching doth oft tempt a man to forget that he is a blockhead. George Savile
[ Blockhead Doth Forget Man Oft Teaching Tempt Vanity]
I'm supposed to say, Bill O'Reilly, that's immoral - click - and then walk back in and book his A block the next day and have a fine day and everything be kosher? I don't think so. Andrea Mackris
[ Back Bill Block Book Click Day Everything Fine His Immoral Kosher Next Reilly Say Supposed Then Think Walk]
In 2003, I introduced and passed The Tornado Shelters Act, which allows local governments to use Community Development Block Grant funds to construct storm shelters in manufactured housing communities. Spencer Bachus
[ Act Allows Block Communities Community Construct Development Funds Governments Grant Housing Introduced Local Manufactured Passed Shelters Storm Tornado Use Which]
Agriculture is now a motorized food industry, the same thing in its essence as the production of corpses in the gas chambers and the extermination camps, the same thing as blockades and the reduction of countries to famine, the same thing as the manufacture of hydrogen bombs. Martin Heidegger
[ Agriculture Bombs Camps Chambers Corpses Countries Essence Extermination Famine Food Gas Hydrogen Industry Manufacture Now Production Reduction Same Thing]
I would say that the Pentagon Papers case of 1971 - in which the government tried to block the The New York Times and The Washington Post that they obtained from a secret study of how we got involved in the war in Vietnam - that is probably the most important case. Floyd Abrams
[ Block Case Got Government How Important Involved Most New Obtained Papers Pentagon Post Probably Say Secret Study Times Tried Vietnam War Washington Which Would York]
I support mosques, obviously. We need churches, temples, mosques. Whatever people use to speak with their god or to receive spiritual inspiration is good for the country. But the symbolism of it at ground zero, within two blocks or three blocks, I believe is wrong. Peter King
[ Believe Blocks Churches Country God Good Ground Inspiration Need Obviously Receive Speak Spiritual Support Symbolism Temples Their Three Two Use Whatever Within Wrong Zero]
Your successful past will block your visions of the future. Joel A. Barker
[ Block Future Past Successful Visions Will Your]
From the time of independences until the end of the Cold War, in spite of the participation of a considerable number of African states in the non-aligned movement, everyone in fact chose to align with one or another of the two major blocks. Omar Bongo
[ African Align Another Blocks Chose Cold Considerable End Everyone Fact Major Movement Number Participation Spite States Time Two Until War]
We blocked them inside the city. Their rear is blocked. Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf
[ Blocked City Inside Rear Their Them]
In this time of budget cuts, we cannot forget that basic science is a building block for scientific innovation and economic growth in the information age. Tim Bishop
[ Age Basic Block Budget Building Cannot Cuts Economic Forget Growth Information Innovation Science Scientific Time]
There is no worse screen to block out the Spirit than confidence in our own intelligence. John Calvin
[ Block Confidence Intelligence Our Out Own Screen Spirit Than Worse]