Authors that match 'boo'.

William Frederick Book (-)
George Boole Irish Mathematician (1815-1864)
Corrie Ten Boom Dutch Celebrity (1892-1983)
Daniel Boone American Explorer (1734-1820)
Debby Boone American Actress (1956-)
Lesley Boone American Actress (1968-)
Louis E. Boone American Author (1941-)
Pat Boone American Musician (1934-)
John Boorman British Director (1933-)
Daniel J. Boorstin American Historian (1914-2004)
Neal Boortz American Journalist (1945-)
Elayne Boosler American Comedian (1952-)
Barton Booth English Actor (1681-1733)
Catherine Booth American Activist (1829-1890)
Edwin Booth American Actor (1833-1893)
John Wilkes Booth American Criminal (1838-1865)
Sean Booth English Musician (-)
Shirley Booth American Actress (1907-1992)
William Booth British Leader (1829-1912)
Boozoo Chavis American Musician (1930-2001)
Bootsy Collins American Musician (1951-)
Boomer Esiason American Athlete (1961-)
Clare Boothe Luce American Dramatist (-)
T. Boone Pickens American Businessman (1928-)
Booth Tarkington American Novelist (1869-1946)
Booker T. Washington American Educator (1856-1915)

Quotations that match 'boo'.

I have personally seen statements that were longer than some books I have read. Wendell H. Ford
[ Books Longer Personally Read Seen Some Statements Than Were]
In the case of good books, the point is not to see how many of them you can get through, but how many can get through to you. Mortimer Adler
[ Books Case Get Good How Many Point See Them Through]
The Boogeyman is your conscience. The Boogeyman is the result of your own bad behavior. I love this Boogeyman. Sergio Aragones
[ Bad Behavior Conscience Love Own Result Your]
I am not afraid that the book will be controversial, I'm afraid it will not be controversial. Flannery O'Connor
[ Afraid Am Book Controversial Will]
None of us got where we are solely by pulling ourselves up by our bootstraps. Thurgood Marshall
[ Bootstraps Got None Our Ourselves Pulling Solely Up Us Where]
I've been bragging for over 25 years that my first New York Times bestseller was a book I copied from the U.S. Government Printing Office! Matthew Lesko
[ Been Bestseller Book Bragging Copied First Government New Office Over Printing Times Years York]
But baseball bounced back in the next decade to reclaim its place as the national pastime: new heroes, spirited competition, and booming prosperity gave birth to dreams of expansion, both within the major leagues and around the world. John Thorn
[ Around Back Baseball Birth Booming Both Bounced Competition Decade Dreams Expansion Gave Heroes Leagues Major National New Next Pastime Place Prosperity Reclaim Spirited Within World]
It took a brave editor in the U.S. to sign a contract for Dancing Girls, and without her belief in the book, I'm not sure it would ever have found its way into print. Louise Brown
[ Belief Book Brave Contract Dancing Editor Ever Found Girls Her Into Print Sign Sure Took Way Without Would]
Heaven knows, I've exposed myself in my novels through the use of fantasy and imagination... now my new book is about what really happened to me... not my heroines. Judith Krantz
[ Book Exposed Fantasy Happened Heaven Heroines Imagination Knows Myself New Novels Now Really Through Use]
Architecture has recorded the great ideas of the human race. Not only every religious symbol, but every human thought has its page in that vast book. Victor Hugo
[ Architecture Book Every Great Human Ideas Only Page Race Recorded Religious Symbol Thought Vast]
I had been plunged into a different world. I found myself spending half my time answering weird questions on book tours in the Midwest. People would stand up and explain to me the situation in their office and ask me whether they should resign or not. Kazuo Ishiguro
[ Answering Ask Been Book Different Explain Found Had Half Into Midwest Myself Office Plunged Questions Resign Should Situation Spending Stand Their Time Tours Up Weird Whether World Would]
I am a very linear thinker, so I write beginning to end. I write hundreds of pages per book that never make it into print. Laurell K. Hamilton
[ Am Beginning Book End Hundreds Into Linear Make Never Pages Per Print Thinker Very Write]
Literature is my Utopia. Here I am not disenfranchised. No barrier of the senses shuts me out from the sweet, gracious discourses of my book friends. They talk to me without embarrassment or awkwardness. Helen Keller
[ Am Awkwardness Barrier Book Discourses Disenfranchised Embarrassment Friends Gracious Here Literature Out Senses Shuts Sweet Talk Utopia Without]
I'm addicted to email, but other than that, there are practical things - being able to buy a book on the internet that you can't find in your local bookshop. This could be a lifeline if you live further from the sources. Marilyn Hacker
[ Able Addicted Being Book Buy Could Email Find Further Internet Lifeline Live Local Other Practical Sources Than Things Your]
How could I make a little book, when I have seen enough to make a dozen large books? John James Audubon
[ Book Books Could Dozen Enough How Large Little Make Seen]
I've got a vendetta to destroy the Net, to make everyone go to the library. I love the organic thing of pen and paper, ink on canvas. I love going down to the library, the feel and smell of books. Joseph Fiennes
[ Books Canvas Destroy Down Everyone Feel Go Going Got Ink Library Love Make Net Organic Paper Pen Smell Thing Vendetta]
All people, even secular people, are seeing books on the market like The End of History. Tim LaHaye
[ Books End Even History Market Secular Seeing]
Not as ours the books of old - Things that steam can stamp and fold; Not as ours the books of yore - Rows of type, and nothing more. Austin Dobson
[ Books Fold More Nothing Old Ours Rows Stamp Steam Things Type]
I'm always listening and watching; my ear is like a boom mike. And judging, frankly. Constantly judging. Kathy Griffin
[ Always Boom Constantly Ear Frankly Judging Listening Mike Watching]
A pretty good test of a man's religion is how it affects his pocketbook. Francis J. Grimke
[ Affects Good His How Man Pocketbook Pretty Religion Test]
I have even written a book about Wine called The Grapes of Ralph. Ralph Steadman
[ Book Called Even Grapes Ralph Wine Written]
You don't have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them. Ray Bradbury
[ Books Burn Culture Destroy Get Just Reading Stop Them]
Comic books were just the means for me to tell the story. Michael Chabon
[ Books Comic Just Means Story Tell Were]
When you read a classic, you do not see more in the book than you did before; you see more in you than there was before. Clifton Fadiman
[ Before Book Classic Did More Read See Than]
One thing is that I wasn't getting booked that well, and they had control over who got the awards, they had control over who sold. And they really did not want Willie or me, either one, to have a hit record. They wanted the money, but they didn't want us to be the ones. Waylon Jennings
[ Awards Booked Control Did Either Getting Got Had Hit Money Ones Over Really Record Sold Thing Us Want Wanted Well Willie]
I basically did comedy there for about a year, and then moved to New York. If I had it to do over again, I would have booked myself on the road for at least a year. Todd Barry
[ Again Basically Booked Comedy Did Had Least Moved Myself New Over Road Then Would Year York]
Mountains were once my big adventure but is is over since a long time; I still dream from the wonderful days sometimes, read also a few pages from a mountain book. But the thought of doing again active mountain climbing has faded. Fritz Zwicky
[ Active Adventure Again Also Big Book Climbing Days Doing Dream Faded Few Long Mountain Mountains Once Over Pages Read Since Sometimes Still Thought Time Were Wonderful]
I'm writing a book. I've got the page numbers done. Steven Wright
[ Book Done Got Numbers Page Writing]
There's more fiction in my life than in books, so I don't bother with them. Richard Harris
[ Books Bother Fiction Life More Than Them]
We should read music in the same way that an educated adult will read a book: in silence, but imagining the sound. Zoltan Kodaly
[ Adult Book Educated Imagining Music Read Same Should Silence Sound Way Will]
A classic is a book that doesn't have to be written again. W. E. B. Du Bois
[ Again Book Classic Written]
There is nothing is more musical than a sunset. He who feels what he sees will find no more beautiful example of development in all that book which, alas, musicians read but too little - the book of Nature. Claude Debussy
[ Alas Beautiful Book Development Example Feels Find Little More Musical Musicians Nature Nothing Read Sees Sunset Than Too Which Will]
If I were to write Web now, it would be a much, much darker book. John M. Ford
[ Book Darker Much Now Web Were Would Write]
I am writing a book about the Crusades so dull that I can scarcely write it. Hilaire Belloc
[ Am Book Crusades Dull Scarcely Write Writing]
When you have mastered numbers, you will in fact no longer be reading numbers, any more than you read words when reading books You will be reading meanings. W. E. B. Du Bois
[ Any Books Fact Longer Mastered Meanings More Numbers Read Reading Than Will Words]
The issue in Web accessibility is the fact that blind and visually-impaired people need the single biggest boost to achieve equivalence, since the real-world Web is a visual medium. Joe Clark
[ Accessibility Achieve Biggest Blind Boost Fact Issue Medium Need Real-World Since Single Visual Web]
Books are funny little portable pieces of thought. Susan Sontag
[ Books Funny Little Pieces Portable Thought]
No, there are no hard and fast rules about sources, no printed booklet to help journalists through. Ian Hislop
[ Fast Hard Help Journalists Printed Rules Sources Through]
We cannot tear out a single page of our life, but we can throw the whole book in the fire. George Sand
[ Book Cannot Fire Life Our Out Page Single Tear Throw Whole]
Jack Nicholson is a textbook actor who's very intuitive. He is absolutely brilliant at going as far as you can go, always pushing to the edge, but still making it seem real. Tim Burton
[ Absolutely Actor Always Brilliant Edge Far Go Going Intuitive Jack Making Nicholson Pushing Real Seem Still Textbook Very]
And you know, when you take on something like this, you read a book like this, you know that it's going to be an adventure. That's part of what draws you to it. Lawrence Kasdan
[ Adventure Book Draws Going Know Part Read Something Take]
I was in Paris at an English-language bookstore. I picked up a volume of Dickinson's poetry. I came back to my hotel, read 2,000 of her poems and immediately began composing in my head. I wrote down the melodies even before I got to a piano. Gordon Getty
[ Back Before Began Bookstore Came Composing Down Even Got Head Her Hotel Immediately Melodies Paris Piano Picked Poems Poetry Read Up Volume Wrote]
Americans are paying for our lack of an energy policy with their jobs and out of their pocketbooks. Bob Beauprez
[ Americans Energy Jobs Lack Our Out Paying Pocketbooks Policy Their]
I'm always prepared for the worst. I was prepared to have the book come out, sell seven copies, and have to keep working in advertising, so it was just great that it was received so well and by such a huge audience. Augusten Burroughs
[ Advertising Always Audience Book Come Copies Great Huge Just Keep Out Prepared Received Sell Seven Such Well Working Worst]
The best books for a man are not always those which the wise recommend, but often those which meet the peculiar wants, the natural thirst of his mind, and therefore awaken interest and rivet thought. William Ellery Channing
[ Always Awaken Best Books His Interest Man Meet Mind Natural Often Peculiar Recommend Therefore Thirst Those Thought Wants Which Wise]
It made a big difference to my match stamina. I couldn't imagine I would have been so energetic during the match - it really gave me a welcomed extra boost! Vladimir Kramnik
[ Been Big Boost Difference During Energetic Extra Gave Imagine Made Match Really Stamina Welcomed Would]
I have continued systematically to study the Book of Mormon and Bible to understand even more deeply what God expects of me and my family while on this earth. Clayton Christensen
[ Bible Book Continued Deeply Earth Even Expects Family God More Mormon Study Systematically Understand While]
I want a platform that, like a book or a magazine, I can carry into the bath or leave at the beach. Walter Jon Williams
[ Bath Beach Book Carry Into Leave Magazine Platform Want]
The sense of war, the extraordinary bravery of the Allied armies, the numbers, the losses, the real suffering that disappears in time and commemorative oratory, are not marked out in any red guidebook of the emotions, but they are present if you look. John Vinocur
[ Allied Any Armies Bravery Disappears Emotions Extraordinary Look Losses Marked Numbers Oratory Out Present Real Red Sense Suffering Time War]
It's going to be used in the last days to get people to come against Christ, and that's the issue: they come against the Lord Jesus Christ. And in this new book, we show Christ coming to settle that big issue. Tim LaHaye
[ Against Big Book Christ Come Coming Days Get Going Issue Jesus Last Lord New Settle Show Used]
The wise are above books. Samuel Daniel
[ Above Books Wise]
Bud Johnson, God rest his soul of fame, a tenor saxophonist. Bud was always a big, big, big booster of mine and he always when I first met Bud in Pittsburgh when he came through there, he heard me sing and he wanted me to come to Chicago. Billy Eckstine
[ Always Big Bud Came Chicago Come Fame First God Heard His Johnson Met Mine Pittsburgh Rest Saxophonist Sing Soul Tenor Through Wanted]
I cling to the fantasy that I could have done something more creative. Like actually writing a script, or writing a book. But the awful truth is that I... probably can't! Hugh Grant
[ Actually Awful Book Cling Could Creative Done Fantasy More Probably Script Something Truth Writing]
I don't care whether a book is a first edition or not. I'm not a bibliophile in that word's natural sense. Norman MacCaig
[ Book Care Edition First Natural Sense Whether Word]
It took us two years to get our first real gig. That was a big dream. We ended up booking a lot of our own gigs and putting on a lot of our own shows. We were trying to get our actual music across, trying to make a connection there. Greg Ginn
[ Across Actual Big Booking Connection Dream Ended First Get Gig Gigs Lot Make Music Our Own Putting Real Shows Took Trying Two Up Us Were Years]
It's embarrassing to be involved in the same business as the mainstream comic thing. It's still very embarrassing to tell other adults that I draw comic books - their instant, preconceived notions of what that means. Daniel Clowes
[ Adults Books Business Comic Draw Embarrassing Instant Involved Mainstream Means Notions Other Preconceived Same Still Tell Their Thing Very]
In the book the relationship with Katharine and Almasy is sort of only in the patient's mind. Michael Ondaatje
[ Book Mind Only Patient Relationship Sort]
Learning hath gained most by those books by which the printers have lost. Thomas Fuller
[ Books Gained Hath Learning Lost Most Printers Those Which]
There are relatively few science fiction or fantasy books with the main character being an old person. Elizabeth Moon
[ Being Books Character Fantasy Few Fiction Main Old Person Relatively Science]
The part of my writing I find the most rewarding is when people write to me or speak to me in public to tell me how his or her life has been changed by my books. Sidney Sheldon
[ Been Books Changed Find Her His How Life Most Part Public Rewarding Speak Tell Write Writing]
I have zero desire, just so you know, to be in the limelight. I don't think it's good for the country to have a former president criticize his successor. You're not going to see me giving my opinions in the public arena, until I start selling my book. I'm going to emerge then submerge. George W. Bush
[ Arena Book Country Criticize Desire Emerge Former Giving Going Good His Just Know Limelight Opinions President Public See Selling Start Successor Then Think Until Zero]
I find that balancing my life with my work with the kids at St. Jude, working on books, working on my career as an actor and taking time out for my husband and family help to cushion a lot of the blows. Marlo Thomas
[ Actor Balancing Blows Books Career Cushion Family Find Help Husband Jude Kids Life Lot Out St Taking Time Work Working]
He won't, won't he? Then bring me my boots. Richard Harris Barham
[ Boots Bring Then Won]
Practically everybody in New York has half a mind to write a book, and does. Groucho Marx
[ Book Does Everybody Half Mind New Practically Write York]
It wasn't conscious, but I guess that one book is the reaction to the other. The first is so imprisoned in a male point-of-view, and the second is a point-of-view that can go anywhere it wants. Jeffrey Eugenides
[ Anywhere Book Conscious First Go Guess Imprisoned Male Other Reaction Second Wants]
Asking what I considered an impossible salary when I didn't want to work for someone has boosted my pay again and again. Ethel Waters
[ Again Asking Considered Impossible Pay Salary Someone Want Work]
The best books of our times have included the three mature volumes of Philip Larkin. They're very short books of poems, and very carefully arranged. Robert Morgan
[ Arranged Best Books Carefully Included Mature Our Philip Poems Short Three Times Very Volumes]
Basically, particularly in Britain, it's a hegemonic thing that people who write tend to come from the leisure classes. They can afford the time and the books. Irvine Welsh
[ Afford Basically Books Britain Classes Come Leisure Particularly Tend Thing Time Write]
Well I guess the plan was to write poetry and publish books and make a living from writing poetry. That was a pretty ambitious plan I guess. Robert Adamson
[ Ambitious Books Guess Living Make Plan Poetry Pretty Publish Well Write Writing]
And so for a couple of years my life was divided between my music and my school books. James Weldon Johnson
[ Between Books Couple Divided Life Music School Years]
There's a series of children's books called A Series of Unfortunate Events, which is like an incredibly dark version of Roald Dahl. I hope to start directing it. Barry Sonnenfeld
[ Books Called Children Dark Directing Events Hope Incredibly Series Start Unfortunate Version Which]
Professional reviewers read so many bad books in the course of duty that they get an unhealthy craving for arresting phrases. Evelyn Waugh
[ Arresting Bad Books Course Craving Duty Get Many Phrases Professional Read Reviewers Unhealthy]
It is a good idea to know which publishers publish which stories. For example, there is no sense in sending a picture book text to a publisher who does not publish picture books. Margaret Mahy
[ Book Books Does Example Good Idea Know Picture Publish Publisher Publishers Sending Sense Stories Text Which]
We never stop reading, although every book comes to an end, just as we never stop living, although death is certain. Roberto Bolano
[ Although Book Certain Comes Death End Every Just Living Never Reading Stop]
Thus we hope to teach mythology not as a study, but as a relaxation from study; to give our work the charm of a story-book, yet by means of it to impart a knowledge of an important branch of education. Thomas Bulfinch
[ Branch Charm Education Give Hope Impart Important Knowledge Means Mythology Our Relaxation Study Teach Thus Work Yet]
Mourning Ruby is not a flat landscape: it is more like a box with pictures painted on every face. And each face is also a door which opens, I hope, to take the reader deep into the book. Helen Dunmore
[ Also Book Box Deep Door Each Every Face Flat Hope Into Landscape More Mourning Opens Painted Pictures Reader Ruby Take Which]
I don't have the feeling that as a very young person I read books that absolutely made their mark on my mind. Robert Jay Lifton
[ Absolutely Books Feeling Made Mark Mind Person Read Their Very Young]
I thought my book was done, then we went to Hawaii and the whole last chapter happened. Mariel Hemingway
[ Book Chapter Done Happened Hawaii Last Then Thought Went Whole]
What makes cookbooks interesting is to find out about the people and the culture that invented the food. Vincent Schiavelli
[ Culture Find Food Interesting Invented Makes Out]
There is a kind of fear, approaching a panic, that's spreading through the Baby Boom Generation, which has suddenly discovered that it will have to provide for its own retirement. Ron Chernow
[ Approaching Baby Boom Discovered Fear Generation Kind Own Panic Provide Retirement Spreading Suddenly Through Which Will]
But my view is that you need a system at the border. You need some fencing but you need technology. You need boots on the ground. And then you need to have interior enforcement of our nation's immigration laws inside the country. And that means dealing with the employers who still consistently hire illegal labor. Janet Napolitano
[ Boots Border Consistently Country Dealing Employers Enforcement Fencing Ground Hire Illegal Immigration Inside Interior Labor Laws Means Nation Need Our Some Still System Technology Then View]
A great book should leave you with many experiences, and slightly exhausted. You should live several lives while reading it. William Styron
[ Book Exhausted Experiences Great Leave Live Lives Many Reading Several Should Slightly While]
Writing this book feels like a completely different activity from writing my comic strip because it's about real life. I feel like I'm using a part of my brain that's been dormant until now. Alison Bechdel
[ Activity Because Been Book Brain Comic Completely Different Dormant Feel Feels Life Now Part Real Strip Until Using Writing]
Sometimes I'll hear a phrase or a word and write it down in my little black notebook (a writer's best mate), then come back to it and work a plot around it. Paul Kane
[ Around Back Best Black Come Down Hear Little Mate Notebook Phrase Plot Sometimes Then Word Work Write Writer]
It is over with; I am in the history books. Michael Moorer
[ Am Books History Over]
I got the boot once from Stanley Donen. The film was called The Little Prince. Julie Harris
[ Boot Called Film Got Little Once Prince Stanley]
Some authors have a very hard time understanding that in order to be faithful to the spirit of the book, it's almost always impossible to remain faithful to the text. You have to make changes. Richard Russo
[ Almost Always Authors Book Changes Faithful Hard Impossible Make Order Remain Some Spirit Text Time Understanding Very]
If anybody reads a story in a magazine or book, different pictures compete in their minds. Vincente Minnelli
[ Anybody Book Compete Different Magazine Minds Pictures Reads Story Their]
I love everything that's old, - old friends, old times, old manners, old books, old wine. Oliver Goldsmith
[ Books Everything Friends Love Manners Old Times Wine]
There is a difference between a book of two hundred pages from the very beginning, and a book of two hundred pages which is the result of an original eight hundred pages. The six hundred are there. Only you don't see them. Elie Wiesel
[ Beginning Between Book Difference Eight Hundred Only Original Pages Result See Six Them Two Very Which]
But my estimates, for instance, based upon book information, were simply ridiculous, fanciful images of African attractions were soon dissipated, anticipated pleasures vanished, and all crude ideas began to resolve themselves into shape. Henry Morton Stanley
[ African Anticipated Attractions Based Began Book Crude Dissipated Estimates Fanciful Ideas Images Information Instance Into Pleasures Resolve Ridiculous Shape Simply Soon Themselves Upon Vanished Were]
I often think that could we creep behind the actor's eyes, we would find an attic of forgotten toys and a copy of the Domesday Book. Laurence Olivier
[ Actor Attic Behind Book Copy Could Creep Eyes Find Forgotten Often Think Toys Would]
Even in times when it's difficult to figure out, how do you go forward, art - and books - always help. Alice Hoffman
[ Always Art Books Difficult Even Figure Forward Go Help How Out Times]
It is written in the Jewish law book, the Talmud, that only the Jew is human, that Gentiles are only animals. Julius Streicher
[ Animals Book Gentiles Human Jew Jewish Law Only Talmud Written]
Master books, but do not let them master you. Read to live, not live to read. Robert Bulwer-Lytton
[ Books Live Master Read Them]
I admire the world of the books and the characters that she's created, but I'm not an addict of Harry Potter. I don't feel possessive about it. Ralph Fiennes
[ Addict Admire Books Characters Created Feel Harry Possessive Potter She World]
Books that distribute things... with as daring a freedom as we use in dreams, put us on our feet again. Marsilio Ficino
[ Again Books Daring Distribute Dreams Feet Freedom Our Put Things Us Use]
But, I think that the reason I responded to this book, sort of paradoxically, is that it starts out like The Big Chill, sort of. Four friends, who are not quite happy with their life, and every year they get together for a week and look for some comfort from each other. Lawrence Kasdan
[ Big Book Chill Comfort Each Every Four Friends Get Happy Life Look Other Out Paradoxically Quite Reason Responded Some Sort Starts Their Think Together Week Year]
It's always hard when you're playing someone for a lot of people out there who are going to see the movie after reading the books. There's a communion between a reader and the writer, so people will have an idea who Sirius Black is and I might not be everyone's idea of that. Gary Oldman
[ After Always Between Black Books Communion Everyone Going Hard Idea Lot Might Movie Out Playing Reader Reading See Someone Will Writer]
You know you're getting old when all the names in your black book have M. D. after them. Harrison Ford Age
[ After Black Book Getting Know Names Old Them Your]
One was a book I read by Mahatma Gandhi. In it was a passage where he said that religion, the pursuing of the inner journey, should not be separated from the pursuing of the outer and social journey, because we are not isolated beings. Satish Kumar
[ Because Beings Book Gandhi Inner Isolated Journey Mahatma Outer Passage Pursuing Read Religion Said Separated Should Social Where]
My books are water; those of the great geniuses are wine - everybody drinks water. Marilyn French
[ Books Drinks Everybody Geniuses Great Those Water Wine]
One of the people that wrote a forward to my book is Gerry Spence, whom I admire. Gerry is a friend of mine, and Gerry's perhaps the leading criminal defense attorney in the country. Vincent Bugliosi
[ Admire Attorney Book Country Criminal Defense Forward Friend Gerry Leading Mine Perhaps Whom Wrote]
Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his aren't very new at all. Abraham Lincoln
[ Books His Man New Original Serve Show Those Thoughts Very]
Publishing is a very mysterious business. It is hard to predict what kind of sale or reception a book will have, and advertising seems to do very little good. Thomas Wolfe
[ Advertising Book Business Good Hard Kind Little Mysterious Predict Publishing Reception Sale Seems Very Will]
My book is focused on the power of the American state, not least because the government of the United States governs so much that the case could be made that everybody around the world ought to have a vote in determining some of its policies. Todd Gitlin
[ American Around Because Book Case Could Determining Everybody Focused Government Governs Least Made Much Ought Policies Power Some State States United Vote World]
Textbooks are Soviet propaganda. Jerry Falwell
[ Propaganda Soviet Textbooks]
I've got scarves and boots from' 1970 that I still wear. Steven Tyler
[ Boots Got Still Wear]
I started thinking about my relationship with my students; I'm this guy who comes in from book - and movie - land and descends on angel wings into their classroom. Richard Price
[ Angel Book Classroom Comes Descends Guy Into Land Movie Relationship Started Students Their Thinking Wings]
You don't write a book to show off. Tony Orlando
[ Book Off Show Write]
I'm lucky enough to work with, I think, the greatest writer there's ever been, Shakespeare. Whose collected works would always be under my pillow if I was only ever allowed one book to keep, and who never bores me. Samuel West
[ Allowed Always Been Book Bores Collected Enough Ever Greatest Keep Lucky Never Only Pillow Shakespeare Think Under Whose Work Works Would Writer]
I have friends who read my books in Greek. Brian Lumley
[ Books Friends Greek Read]
So he said 'I'm going to chop off the bottom of one of your trouser legs and put it in a library.' I thought 'That's a turn-up for the books.' Tommy Cooper
[ Books Bottom Chop Going Legs Library Off Put Said Thought Your]
Books and marriage go ill together. Moliere
[ Books Go Ill Marriage Together]
One of the great defects of English books printed in the last century is the want of an index. Lafcadio Hearn
[ Books Century Defects English Great Index Last Printed Want]
I'd sold the book first. Actually to a paperback publisher. I had nothing. I just had the idea. William Peter Blatty
[ Actually Book First Had Idea Just Nothing Paperback Publisher Sold]
I read numerous books - loads in fact - and, as I always do when recording a historical project, immersed myself into the subject matter. I spent many hours at Henry's old homes, such as Hampton Court, and visiting the Tower of London. I read no other books during that period. Rick Wakeman
[ Always Books Court During Fact Hampton Henry Historical Homes Hours Immersed Into Loads London Many Matter Myself Numerous Old Other Period Project Read Recording Spent Subject Such Tower Visiting]
Of all the ways of acquiring books, writing them oneself is regarded as the most praiseworthy method. Writers are really people who write books not because they are poor, but because they are dissatisfied with the books which they could buy but do not like. Walter Benjamin
[ Acquiring Because Books Buy Could Dissatisfied Method Most Oneself Poor Praiseworthy Really Regarded Them Ways Which Write Writers Writing]
The Twist was a guided missile launched from the ghetto into the heart of suburbia. The Twist succeeded, as politics, religion and law could never do, in writing in the heart and soul what the Supreme Court could only write on the books. Eldridge Cleaver
[ Books Could Court Ghetto Guided Heart Into Launched Law Missile Never Only Politics Religion Soul Suburbia Succeeded Supreme Twist Write Writing]
When, at the end of the 1960s, I became interested in the Nazi era, it was a taboo subject in Germany. No one spoke about it anymore, no more in my house than anywhere else. Anselm Kiefer
[ Anymore Anywhere Became Else End Era Germany House Interested More Spoke Subject Taboo Than]
I am 55 years old now. It takes three years to write one book. I don't know how many books I will be able to write before I die. It is like a countdown. So with each book I am praying - please let me live until I am finished. Haruki Murakami
[ Able Am Before Book Books Die Each Finished How Know Live Many Now Old Please Praying Takes Three Until Will Write Years]
But even before that, in 1980 I went so far as to write a book about what had happened. And I wrote all about the bank robbery, I went ahead and printed it even though I had no use immunity for it. Patty Hearst
[ Ahead Bank Before Book Even Far Had Happened Immunity Printed Robbery Though Use Went Write Wrote]
The game of life is a game of boomerangs. Our thoughts, deeds and words return to us sooner or later with astounding accuracy. Florence Scovel Shinn
[ Accuracy Astounding Deeds Game Later Life Our Return Sooner Thoughts Us Words]
There's a good deal in common between the mind's eye and the TV screen, and though the TV set has all too often been the boobtube, it could be, it can be, the box of dreams. Ursula K. Le Guin
[ Been Between Box Common Could Deal Dreams Eye Good Mind Often Screen Set Though Too Tv]
'God' - as revealed in his book of edicts and narratives is practically an idiot. He has nothing to say that any sensible person should want to listen to. Johann Most
[ Any Book God His Idiot Listen Narratives Nothing Person Practically Revealed Say Sensible Should Want]
I was a total education geek. I loved school. I loved learning. I loved doing homework. All of my books and notebooks from high school are underlined and highlighted and there are notes all over the margins. And you know, I was a theater kid too. I was all over the place. Sophia Bush
[ Books Doing Education Geek High Homework Kid Know Learning Loved Margins Notebooks Notes Over Place School Theater Too Total]
Every book has an intrinsic impossibility, which its writer discovers as soon as his first excitement dwindles. Annie Dillard
[ Book Discovers Every Excitement First His Impossibility Intrinsic Soon Which Writer]
Movies are not scripts - movies are films; they're not books, they're not the theatre. Nicolas Roeg Movies
[ Books Films Movies Scripts Theatre]
I don't write down my experiences, but I have a very decent memory. I have tons of books in which I write down phrases as they occur to me. That's how I write songs. I'll need a line and I'll go through the books and find it, the right rhyme and everything. Evan Dando
[ Books Decent Down Everything Experiences Find Go How Line Memory Need Occur Phrases Rhyme Right Songs Through Tons Very Which Write]
I demand that my books be judged with utmost severity, by knowledgeable people who know the rules of grammar and of logic, and who will seek beneath the footsteps of my commas the lice of my thought in the head of my style. Louis Aragon
[ Beneath Books Commas Demand Footsteps Grammar Head Judged Know Knowledgeable Lice Logic Rules Seek Severity Style Thought Utmost Will]
I was starstruck and completely confused; making a film of this story hadn't even occurred to me, and I hadn't written a single line of the book yet. I had no idea how this man knew anything about my book proposal. Laura Hillenbrand
[ Anything Book Completely Confused Even Film Had Hadn How Idea Knew Line Making Man Occurred Proposal Single Story Written Yet]
It's not how you pick your nose, it's where you put that booger that counts. Tre Cool
[ Booger Counts How Nose Pick Put Where Your]
Youth is a silly, vapid state, Old age with fears and ills is rife; This simple boon I beg of Fate - A thousand years of Middle Life. Carolyn Wells
[ Age Beg Boon Fate Fears Ills Life Middle Old Rife Silly Simple State Thousand Vapid Years Youth]
Then I found books that were written much later, as late as 15 years ago. It was very superficial material, but enough to tell me that the genesis of this story was worth exploring. Charles Guggenheim
[ Ago Books Enough Exploring Found Genesis Late Later Material Much Story Superficial Tell Then Very Were Worth Written Years]
I'm also doing constant book readings, movies. You name it, I'm doing it. Lynn Redgrave
[ Also Book Constant Doing Movies Name Readings]
It was books that taught me that the things that tormented me most were the very things that connected me with all the people who were alive, or who had ever been alive. James A. Baldwin
[ Alive Been Books Connected Ever Had Most Taught Things Tormented Very Were]
I used to walk to school with my nose buried in a book. Jeremy Collier
[ Book Buried Nose School Used Walk]
When Bound was released, Boys don't Cry wasn't out yet. Therefore it was very taboo to play a lesbian. I loved the part, because girls never get to play the typical guy parts. Gina Gershon
[ Because Bound Boys Cry Get Girls Guy Lesbian Loved Never Out Part Parts Play Released Taboo Therefore Typical Very Yet]
A good title is the title of a successful book. Robert C. Gallagher
[ Book Good Successful Title]
It was 1978 when Superman came out, and I kept thinking, Why don't they do something about it? They've done all these crappy attempts at comic book film adaptations. What can we do different? Why don't we just re-release this thing? Richard Donner
[ Adaptations Attempts Book Came Comic Crappy Different Done Film Just Kept Out Re-Release Something Superman These Thing Thinking Why]
With Shakespeare and poetry, a new world was born. New dreams, new desires, a self consciousness was born. I desired to know to know myself in terms of the new standards set by these books. Peter Abrahams
[ Books Born Consciousness Desired Desires Dreams Know Myself New Poetry Self Set Shakespeare Standards Terms These World]
Because we do not sell photographs, we have no royalties on books, posters, postcards. Christo
[ Because Books Photographs Postcards Posters Royalties Sell]
Five minutes before I went on, I looked at my manager and said, I'm going to get booed. I know it's going to happen. And you're responsible because you put me on here. It was horrible. I've never been more hurt in my entire life. Shannen Doherty
[ Because Been Before Booed Entire Five Get Going Happen Here Horrible Hurt Know Life Looked Manager Minutes More Never Put Responsible Said Went]
In fact I have a full page warning, right in the front of the book, that no one under the age of eighteen should read this book and no one should even turn the pages if they are sexually conservative or erotically deprived. Burt Ward
[ Age Book Conservative Deprived Eighteen Even Fact Front Full Page Pages Read Right Sexually Should Turn Under Warning]
He had a massive stroke. He died with his tie on. Do you think that could be our generation's equivalent of that old saying about dying with your boots on? Stephen King
[ Boots Could Died Dying Equivalent Generation Had His Massive Old Our Saying Stroke Think Tie Your]
At religious instruction classes, I encountered The Pilgrims Progress by John Bunyan, and the sincerity of the traveller in that book was overwhelming. Lionel Blue
[ Book Classes Encountered Instruction John Overwhelming Pilgrims Progress Religious Sincerity Traveller]
Comic books and The Chronicles of Narnia. My mother used to read those to me and my twin brother growing up. Shawn Ashmore
[ Books Brother Chronicles Comic Growing Mother Read Those Twin Up Used]
In the dime stores and bus stations, people talk of situations, read books, repeat quotations, draw conclusions on the wall. Bob Dylan
[ Books Bus Conclusions Dime Draw Quotations Read Repeat Situations Stations Stores Talk Wall]
I've worked very hard in this book to keep the lines of communication open. I don't want to turn someone away from this information for partisan political reasons. Jared Diamond
[ Away Book Communication Hard Information Keep Lines Open Partisan Political Reasons Someone Turn Very Want Worked]
When a new book is published, read an old one. Samuel Rogers
[ Book New Old Published Read]
It's weirder and more surprising than the other books. I think there are more places where it's just more reality bending, deliberately so. I think it's a lot more emotionally raw. Cory Doctorow
[ Bending Books Deliberately Emotionally Just Lot More Other Places Raw Reality Surprising Than Think Weirder Where]
I am writing a book and that takes third place of importance. John Entwistle
[ Am Book Importance Place Takes Third Writing]
I loved to read when I was a kid, and as soon as I realized that an actual person got to make up the books I loved so much, I decided that that was the job for me. Margaret Haddix
[ Actual Books Decided Got Job Kid Loved Make Much Person Read Realized Soon Up]
Wisdom is not wisdom when it is derived from books alone. Horace Wisdom
[ Alone Books Derived Wisdom]
I dont like any of them, because they don't read the books. In Kiss Me Deadly my story is better than his story. Anthony Quinn played in The Lond Wait and he didn't read the book either. Mickey Spillane
[ Anthony Any Because Better Book Books Deadly Dont Either His Kiss Played Quinn Read Story Than Them Wait]
It's about giving the people what they want. So many people have told me that they've made love to my records so what I've delivered this time is an album about sex. Pretty much every song has that theme. Straight no chasers, it's booty music! Tyrese Gibson
[ Album Booty Delivered Every Giving Love Made Many Much Music Pretty Records Sex Song Straight Theme Time Told Want]
I had a hard time publishing my books in the beginning of my career, because editors were afraid what people would think of THEM, personally, if their name was associated with me. Susie Bright
[ Afraid Associated Because Beginning Books Career Editors Had Hard Name Personally Publishing Their Them Think Time Were Would]
My feet never touched the ground. Lots of good groups with crazy and unique images. It was wild. I spent all of my time doing gigs, TV appearances, interviews, or recording. I could write a book - and probably will. Suzi Quatro
[ Appearances Book Could Crazy Doing Feet Gigs Good Ground Groups Images Interviews Lots Never Probably Recording Spent Time Touched Tv Unique Wild Will Write]
Given Pounds and five years, and an ordinary man can in the ordinary course, without any undue haste or putting any pressure upon his taste, surround himself with books, all in his own language, and thence forward have at least one place in the world. Augustine Birrell
[ Any Books Course Five Forward Given Haste Himself His Language Least Man Ordinary Own Place Pounds Pressure Putting Surround Taste Thence Undue Upon Without World Years]
I will say that Rick will probably die before the end of the book. I'll go ahead and put that in print. Nobody's safe. I've almost killed him three times already. Robert Kirkman
[ Ahead Almost Already Before Book Die End Go Him Killed Nobody Print Probably Put Rick Safe Say Three Times Will]
In bed at night, I could be reading some book, and I'll come across a sentence that's totally unrelated to some scene I did years ago. But I'll play the scene back in my mind and think, I did that wrong - I should've opened the door more slowly. Liam Neeson
[ Across Ago Back Bed Book Come Could Did Door Mind More Night Opened Play Reading Scene Sentence Should Slowly Some Think Totally Unrelated Wrong Years]
Frank is such a great visual storyteller, that if you study his artwork you see that his Sin City books are already the best movies never seen on the big screen. Robert Rodriguez
[ Already Artwork Best Big Books City Frank Great His Movies Never Screen See Seen Sin Storyteller Study Such Visual]
I had Elvis' number in my book and I never called it. Mac Davis
[ Book Called Elvis Had Never Number]
Reading a book is like re-writing it for yourself. You bring to a novel, anything you read, all your experience of the world. You bring your history and you read it in your own terms. Angela Carter
[ Anything Book Bring Experience History Novel Own Re-Writing Read Reading Terms World Your Yourself]
In the later books I am much more at home in the use of language to describe things. I had never thought of that until a critic pointed that out. Robert Morgan
[ Am Books Critic Describe Had Home Language Later More Much Never Out Pointed Things Thought Until Use]
I've got a book coming out soon so I just must get some weight off. Jilly Cooper
[ Book Coming Get Got Just Must Off Out Some Soon Weight]
Generally a chef's book is like a calling card or a portfolio to display their personal work. Sally Schneider
[ Book Calling Card Chef Display Generally Personal Portfolio Their Work]
Yeah, I think A Confederacy of Dunces is probably the perfect New Orleans book. Poppy Z. Brite
[ Book Confederacy Dunces New Orleans Perfect Probably Think Yeah]
We went to the British Museum, and I was looking up my family in the books - pages and pages on it. Nicholas Lea
[ Books British Family Looking Museum Pages Up Went]
Most of us... are simply just trying to get through the day. And wait for those times in their life that are markers, that put things into relief. That's why we like movies and books so much. Campbell Scott
[ Books Day Get Into Just Life Markers Most Movies Much Put Relief Simply Their Things Those Through Times Trying Us Wait Why]
Well, PT Anderson sent me a script of Boogie Nights which I let lay around my house for about three months, then one day I'm cleaning my office and decided that I'd better read this before the guy calls me back. I never put it down, bro. Luis Guzman
[ Anderson Around Back Before Better Boogie Calls Cleaning Day Decided Down Guy House Lay Months Never Nights Office Put Read Script Sent Then Three Well Which]
People keep telling us, that they didn't know when they were booking tickets for it, but afterwards they say that they've had no sense that they were watching an old fashioned play. Bill Irwin
[ Afterwards Booking Fashioned Had Keep Know Old Play Say Sense Telling Tickets Us Watching Were]
Today I begin to understand what love must be, if it exists... When we are parted, we each feel the lack of the other half of ourselves. We are incomplete like a book in two volumes of which the first has been lost. That is what I imagine love to be: incompleteness in absence. Edmond de Goncourt
[ Absence Been Begin Book Each Exists Feel First Half Imagine Incomplete Incompleteness Lack Lost Love Must Other Ourselves Parted Today Two Understand Volumes Which]
My favorite book is the last one printed, which is always better than those that were published earlier. Stephen Ambrose
[ Always Better Book Earlier Favorite Last Printed Published Than Those Were Which]
One of the things I learned, one of the strangest things, is how to think. There was nothing else to do. I couldn't see people, or go for a walk in the forest. All I had was my head and my books, and I thought a lot. Abraham Pais
[ Books Else Forest Go Had Head How Learned Lot Nothing See Strangest Things Think Thought Walk]
It was actually a very nice little book done by a gift book company. They illustrated it with pictures from 1920s football, before there were face guards. Gregg Easterbrook
[ Actually Before Book Company Done Face Football Gift Guards Illustrated Little Nice Pictures Very Were]
If sex is such a natural phenomenon, how come there are so many books on how to do it? Bette Midler
[ Books Come How Many Natural Phenomenon Sex Such]
I am a writer of books in retrospect. I talk in order to understand; I teach in order to learn. Robert Frost
[ Am Books Learn Order Retrospect Talk Teach Understand Writer]
I feel less alone when I read the books of Ratzinger. Oriana Fallaci
[ Alone Books Feel Less Read]
There's no point in making a film out of a great book. The book's already great. What's the point? Neil Jordan
[ Already Book Film Great Making Out Point]
It works in the comic book, but as the audiences have gotten older and more sophisticated, I think the stories need to grow up with them. This is a story about a couple of rival gangs and what goes wrong in a couple of days. Todd McFarlane
[ Audiences Book Comic Couple Days Gangs Goes Gotten Grow More Need Older Rival Sophisticated Stories Story Them Think Up Works Wrong]
And you know, the baby boomers are getting older, and those off the rack clothes are just not fitting right any longer, and so, tailor-made suits are coming back into fashion. Amy Irving Fitness
[ Any Baby Back Boomers Clothes Coming Fashion Fitting Getting Into Just Know Longer Off Older Rack Right Suits Those]
Never loan a book to someone if you expect to get it back. Loaning books is the same as giving them away. Doug Coupland
[ Away Back Book Books Expect Get Giving Loan Never Same Someone Them]
Now, I'll tell you something that might interest you. Casino Royale was the first Bond book that Ian Fleming ever wrote. And he couldn't get anybody to touch it, to publish it - he couldn't do anything about it at all. Nobody wanted to know. Val Guest
[ Anybody Anything Bond Book Casino Ever First Fleming Get Ian Interest Know Might Nobody Now Publish Something Tell Touch Wanted Wrote]
Seeing yourself in print is such an amazing concept: you can get so much attention without having to actually show up somewhere... You don't have to dress up, for instance, and you can't hear them boo you right away. Anne Lamott
[ Actually Amazing Attention Away Boo Concept Dress Get Having Hear Instance Much Print Right Seeing Show Somewhere Such Them Up Without Yourself]
If people are going to be cooking the books, you're in trouble. Don Nickles
[ Books Cooking Going Trouble]
People who are readers of fiction aren't particularly interested in comic books. Harvey Pekar
[ Books Comic Fiction Interested Particularly Readers]
The burning of an author's books, imprisonment for opinion's sake, has always been the tribute that an ignorant age pays to the genius of its time. Joseph Lewis
[ Age Always Author Been Books Burning Genius Ignorant Imprisonment Opinion Pays Sake Time Tribute]
Books that have become classics - books that have had their day and now get more praise than perusal - always remind me of retired colonels and majors and captains who, having reached the age limit, find themselves retired on half pay. Thomas Bailey Aldrich
[ Age Always Become Books Captains Classics Colonels Day Find Get Had Half Having Limit Majors More Now Pay Praise Reached Remind Retired Than Their Themselves]
I love old books. They tell you stories about their use. You can see where the fingerprints touched the pages as they held the book open. You can see how long they lingered on each page by the finger stains. Jack Bowman
[ Book Books Each Finger Fingerprints Held How Lingered Long Love Old Open Page Pages See Stories Tell Their Touched Use Where]
I don't know what to do or where to turn in this taxation matter. Somewhere there must be a book that tells all about it, where I could go to straighten it out in my mind. But I don't know where the book is, and maybe I couldn't read it if I found it. Warren G. Harding
[ Book Could Found Go Know Matter Maybe Mind Must Out Read Somewhere Straighten Taxation Tells Turn Where]
Because Social Security is specifically designed to boost the retirement income of low earners with a progressive benefit formula, the program has played an enormous and necessary role in keeping Latinas out of poverty. Grace Napolitano
[ Because Benefit Boost Designed Earners Enormous Formula Income Keeping Latinas Low Necessary Out Played Poverty Program Progressive Retirement Role Security Social Specifically]
When I found the book was condemned as soon as the book was printed, or rather as soon as it was set up ready to print, I held it in plates for a year nearly, waiting to see what would come out of all this discussion. John Harvey Kellogg
[ Book Come Condemned Discussion Found Held Nearly Out Plates Print Printed Rather Ready See Set Soon Up Waiting Would Year]
Sarah Palin - now don't laugh - is writing a book. Not just reading a book, writing a book. Actually, in the word of the publisher, she's 'collaborating' on a book. What an embarrassment! It's one of these 'I told you,' books that jocks do. Chris Matthews
[ Actually Book Books Collaborating Embarrassment Jocks Just Laugh Now Publisher Reading Sarah She These Told Word Writing]
Deliver me from writers who say the way they live doesn't matter. I'm not sure a bad person can write a good book, If art doesn't make us better, then what on earth is it for. Alice Walker
[ Art Bad Better Book Deliver Earth Good Live Make Matter Person Say Sure Then Us Way Write Writers]
Nevada once again has shown double digit increases in tax revenue... Nevada continues to show economic stability with its desirable business climate and booming tourism sector. Kenny Guinn
[ Again Booming Business Climate Continues Desirable Double Economic Increases Nevada Once Revenue Sector Show Shown Stability Tax Tourism]
When I went on to write my next book, Working With Emotional Intelligence, I wanted to make a business case that the best performers were those people strong in these skills. Daniel Goleman
[ Best Book Business Case Emotional Intelligence Make Next Performers Skills Strong These Those Wanted Went Were Working Write]
I just noticed recently that in one book after another I seem to find an excuse to find some character who, to put it idiotically simply, is allowed to talk crazy. Jonathan Lethem
[ After Allowed Another Book Character Crazy Excuse Find Just Noticed Put Recently Seem Simply Some Talk]
But for me, being an editor I've been an editor of all kinds of books being an editor of poetry has been the way in which I could give a crucial part of my time to what I love most. Peter Davison
[ Been Being Books Could Crucial Editor Give Kinds Love Most Part Poetry Time Way Which]
I want to make a summing up, brief and to the point, but thorough. I have never suppressed a word in my books out of regard for other people and their prejudices. John Henry Mackay
[ Books Brief Make Never Other Out Point Prejudices Regard Suppressed Their Thorough Up Want Word]
What that book does for me is give me the tools in the same way that I had the tools when I learned the regular scales or the alphabet. If you give me the tools, the syntax, and the grammar, it still doesn't tell me how to write Ulysses. David Baker
[ Alphabet Book Does Give Grammar Had How Learned Regular Same Scales Still Syntax Tell Tools Ulysses Way Write]
The best part about the movie, and everybody seems to rave about it, is the boot camp part. R. Lee Ermey
[ Best Boot Camp Everybody Movie Part Rave Seems]
There's always pressure, a great deal of pressure, when writing, since my first books were so successful. Nicholas Sparks
[ Always Books Deal First Great Pressure Since Successful Were Writing]
Books are the money of Literature, but only the counters of Science. Thomas Huxley
[ Books Counters Literature Money Only Science]
I love books. Reese Witherspoon
[ Books Love]
Mary Stewart will always be my goddess. I can pick up one of her early books - one I've read a dozen times - and still slide right into the story. Nora Roberts
[ Always Books Dozen Early Goddess Her Into Mary Pick Read Right Slide Stewart Still Story Times Up Will]
On the whole, and this comment can get me in a lot of trouble, I find that retailers in the comic book business are not business people. They're fans who've gotten themselves shops. Rob Walton
[ Book Business Comic Comment Fans Find Get Gotten Lot Retailers Shops Themselves Trouble Whole]
I like reading Ball Tongue lyrics and all that stuff. And they published a book, and I wouldn't give my lyrics, and it's all wrong in the book, and I giggle. It's funny. Jonathan Davis
[ Ball Book Funny Giggle Give Lyrics Published Reading Stuff Tongue Wrong]
Reading, like writing, is a creative act. If readers only bring a narrow range of themselves to the book, then they'll only see their narrow range reflected in it. Ben Okri
[ Act Book Bring Creative Narrow Only Range Readers Reading Reflected See Their Themselves Then Writing]
I think the greatest taboos in America are faith and failure. Michael Malone Faith
[ America Failure Faith Greatest Taboos Think]
The Bible is one of the most genocidal books in history. Noam Chomsky
[ Bible Books Genocidal History Most]
I am a really big Harry Potter fan and I've seen all the sets, I've lived Harry Potter and I don't think it's destroyed the books at all, I think it's really spot on. Rupert Grint
[ Am Big Books Destroyed Fan Harry Lived Potter Really Seen Sets Spot Think]
So, while I gave up the notions of publishing at that time, I never stopped editing and refining that book. A few years later, in 1987, I thought I had it ready to go out again. R. A. Salvatore
[ Again Book Editing Few Gave Go Had Later Never Notions Out Publishing Ready Refining Stopped Thought Time Up While Years]
Today, Medicare provides health insurance to about 40 million seniors and disabled individuals each year. The number is only expected to grow as the baby boomers begin retiring. Jim Bunning
[ Baby Begin Boomers Disabled Each Expected Grow Health Individuals Insurance Medicare Million Number Only Provides Retiring Seniors Today Year]
Books are like movies of the mind and it's better to leave Kinsey where she is. Sue Grafton
[ Better Books Kinsey Leave Mind Movies She Where]
Over the long haul of life on this planet, it is the ecologists, and not the bookkeepers of business, who are the ultimate accountants. Stewart Udall
[ Accountants Business Haul Life Long Over Planet Ultimate]
We didn't sleep last week - we literally didn't sleep - because we've been so busy with the book. Hansie Cronje
[ Because Been Book Busy Last Literally Sleep Week]
Ulysses could have done with a good editor. You know people are always putting Ulysses in the top 10 books ever written but I doubt that any of those people were really moved by it. Roddy Doyle
[ Always Any Books Could Done Doubt Editor Ever Good Know Moved Putting Really Those Top Ulysses Were Written]
I do like to explore evil characters in my books. Thomas Perry
[ Books Characters Evil Explore]
Making a book is a craft, like making a clock; it needs more than native wit to be an author. Jean de la Bruyere
[ Author Book Clock Craft Making More Native Needs Than Wit]
That's why I haven't been so anxious. But now, lots of people write and say, 'I want to find out what you're doing.' So I know that this book will enlighten them. Ornette Coleman
[ Anxious Been Book Doing Enlighten Find Haven Know Lots Now Out Say Them Want Why Will Write]
With Groo, I try to do one story every book. Sometimes the stories are better if they go a little longer, and I choose to do it in four issues. Sergio Aragones
[ Better Book Choose Every Four Go Issues Little Longer Sometimes Stories Story Try]
I receive about 10,000 letters a year from readers, and in the first year after a book is published, perhaps 5,000 letters will deal specifically with that piece of work. Dean Koontz
[ After Book Deal First Letters Perhaps Piece Published Readers Receive Specifically Will Work Year]
It is very remarkable, that in the book of life, we find some almost of all kinds of occupations, who notwithstanding served God in their respective generations, and shone as so many lights in the world. George Whitefield
[ Almost Book Find Generations God Kinds Life Lights Many Notwithstanding Occupations Remarkable Respective Served Shone Some Their Very World]
I don't read reviews because by then it's too late - whatever anyone says, the book won't change. It is written. Jeanette Winterson
[ Anyone Because Book Change Late Read Reviews Says Then Too Whatever Won Written]
I read one or two other books which gave me a background in mathematics other than logic. Stephen Cole Kleene
[ Background Books Gave Logic Mathematics Other Read Than Two Which]
Personally, I was never the cool kid. I was always sort of a bookworm. I would just like to be more like Troy, because he's so cool. Zac Efron
[ Always Because Cool Just Kid More Never Personally Sort Troy Would]
I write a book over a period of months or years, and when I'm done with it, usually another year goes by before I see it in print. It's hard to be patient and wait. Margaret Haddix
[ Another Before Book Done Goes Hard Months Over Patient Period Print See Usually Wait Write Year Years]
Each book has been different and has been challenging in its own way to write. Jean M. Auel
[ Been Book Challenging Different Each Own Way Write]
I first got to know Charles in the late seventies when I wrote an article and then a book about him and I think at the time he came across as quite appealing, it was probably the height of his popularity. Anthony Holden
[ Across Appealing Article Book Came Charles First Got Height Him His Know Late Popularity Probably Quite Seventies Then Think Time Wrote]
Maybe every other American movie shouldn't be based on a comic book. Other countries will think Americans live in an infantile fantasy land where reality is whatever we say it is and every problem can be solved with violence. Bill Maher
[ American Americans Based Book Comic Countries Every Fantasy Infantile Land Live Maybe Movie Other Problem Reality Say Solved Think Violence Whatever Where Will]
Dune is the bestselling science fiction book of all time. It's something you really need to read in your lifetime. If you're going to read The Lord of the Rings, which everyone should, then you have to read Dune, too. Kevin J. Anderson
[ Book Dune Everyone Fiction Going Lifetime Lord Need Read Really Rings Science Should Something Then Time Too Which Your]
Obsession led me to write. It's been that way with every book I've ever written. I become completely consumed by a theme, by characters, by a desire to meet a challenge. Anne Rice
[ Become Been Book Challenge Characters Completely Consumed Desire Ever Every Led Meet Obsession Theme Way Write Written]
You can't be as old as I am without waking up with a surprised look on your face every morning: 'Holy Christ, whaddya know - I'm still around!' It's absolutely amazing that I survived all the booze and smoking and the cars and the career. Paul Newman
[ Absolutely Am Amazing Around Booze Career Cars Christ Every Face Holy Know Look Morning Old Smoking Still Surprised Survived Up Waking Without Your]
The rapid growth in many of our suburbs has spawned a booming construction industry eager to hire low wage immigrants who gladly fill these jobs, many of them happy to be paid in cash, free of federal and state taxes. Spencer Bachus
[ Booming Cash Construction Eager Federal Fill Free Gladly Growth Happy Hire Immigrants Industry Jobs Low Many Our Paid Rapid Spawned State Suburbs Taxes Them These Wage]
Many have changed so much that they have lost the magic of the dream that carried them on their own bootstraps. Peter Abrahams
[ Bootstraps Carried Changed Dream Lost Magic Many Much Own Their Them]
This head has risen above its hair in a moment of abandon known only to men who have drawn their feet out of their boots to walk awhile in the corridors of the mind. Djuna Barnes
[ Abandon Above Awhile Boots Corridors Drawn Feet Hair Head Known Men Mind Moment Only Out Risen Their Walk]
Books, like proverbs, receive their chief value from the stamp and esteem of ages through which they passed. William Temple
[ Ages Books Chief Esteem Passed Proverbs Receive Stamp Their Through Value Which]
Who knows for what we live, and struggle, and die? Wise men write many books, in words too hard to understand. But this, the purpose of our lives, the end of all our struggle, is beyond all human wisdom. Alan Paton
[ Beyond Books Die End Hard Human Knows Live Lives Many Men Our Purpose Struggle Too Understand Wisdom Wise Words Write]
I didn't expect to be doing a whole bunch of Amber Browns. And because it was just one book, and the father had moved away, I didn't realize I was going to have to deal more with shared custody, divorce and all those issues. Paula Danziger
[ Amber Away Because Book Browns Bunch Custody Deal Divorce Doing Expect Father Going Had Issues Just More Moved Realize Shared Those Whole]
However, it may occur that we will find ourselves using a variety of fuel sources to give us the energy we need support our lifestyles and boost our economy. Virgil Goode
[ Boost Economy Energy Find Fuel Give However Lifestyles May Need Occur Our Ourselves Sources Support Us Using Variety Will]
You're getting to know who the great chefs are through their books. Thomas Keller
[ Books Chefs Getting Great Know Their Through]
There must be freedom for all to live, to think, to worship, no book, no avenue must be closed. James Larkin
[ Avenue Book Closed Freedom Live Must Think Worship]
Oh, did I tell you I have a cookbook? I have a cookbook deal. Ted Allen
[ Deal Did Oh Tell]
I think that my main criticism in that book was directed at the general assumption that adaptation characterizes populations and species, rather than simply the individuals in the populations and species. George C. Williams
[ Adaptation Assumption Book Characterizes Criticism Directed General Individuals Main Populations Rather Simply Species Than Think]
The more I do bookstores, the more people come up to me from church groups. I spoke at Pittsburg State College and had 2 or 3 ministers and book groups from a couple of churches. Anita Diament
[ Book Bookstores Church Churches College Come Couple Groups Had Ministers More Spoke State Up]
Whether it's on top of a phone booth or a $200 million soundstage, it's about stories. Peter Gallagher
[ Booth Million Phone Soundstage Stories Top Whether]
Another thing that freaks me out is time. Time is like a book. You have a beginning, a middle and an end. It's just a cycle. Mike Tyson
[ Another Beginning Book Cycle End Freaks Just Middle Out Thing Time]
I'm opening a store at the end of the month in the New York meatpacking district. I'm launching a line of bedding this summer, and I am writing a book that will be out next January. Genevieve Gorder
[ Am Bedding Book District End January Launching Line Month New Next Opening Out Store Summer Will Writing York]
That wasn't a bad price for a first book. My agent upped it as much as possible. I was 27 and had nothing behind me. I was working like a fool to earn a living and pay for my apartment. Patricia Highsmith
[ Agent Apartment Bad Behind Book Earn First Fool Had Living Much Nothing Pay Possible Price Upped Working]
The aristocracy of Western Europe has absolutely tabooed silver in those countries and driven it away from there. Here it finds its only resting place. Richard Parks Bland
[ Absolutely Aristocracy Away Countries Driven Europe Finds Here Only Place Resting Silver Those Western]
When I read a book I seem to read it with my eyes only, but now and then I come across a passage, perhaps only a phrase, which has a meaning for me, and it becomes part of me. W. Somerset Maugham
[ Across Becomes Book Come Eyes Meaning Now Only Part Passage Perhaps Phrase Read Seem Then Which]
Thank you for leaving us alone but giving us enough attention to boost our egos. Mick Jagger
[ Alone Attention Boost Egos Enough Giving Leaving Our Thank Us]
I've loved science fiction ever since I was a little kid, mainly from looking at the covers of science-fiction magazines and books, and I've read quite extensively as an adult. Matt Groening
[ Adult Books Covers Ever Extensively Fiction Kid Little Looking Loved Magazines Mainly Quite Read Science Science-Fiction Science-Fiction Since]
You do not boo an Olympic Gold Medalist. I'm the best in the world. I came here for you. You dont' boo me. Kurt Angle
[ Best Boo Came Dont Gold Here Olympic World]
My Brilliant Career was beautifully directed, but I had a bit of trouble with myself in it. It was a silly script, based on a book this 16-year-old girl wrote. Judy Davis
[ Based Beautifully Bit Book Brilliant Career Directed Girl Had Myself Script Silly Trouble Wrote]
To be a book-collector is to combine the worst characteristics of a dope fiend with those of a miser. Robertson Davies
[ Characteristics Combine Dope Fiend Miser Those Worst]
I've always wanted to write a book relating my experiences growing up as a deaf child in Chicago. Contrary to what people might think, it wasn't all about hearing aids and speech classes or frustrations. Marlee Matlin
[ Aids Always Book Chicago Child Classes Contrary Deaf Experiences Frustrations Growing Hearing Might Relating Speech Think Up Wanted Write]
I live alone, with cats, books, pictures, fresh vegetables to cook, the garden, the hens to feed. Jeanette Winterson Pet
[ Alone Books Cats Cook Feed Fresh Garden Hens Live Pictures Vegetables]
I've heard rumors that the Petersons are writing a book. It will be very interesting to see what they have to say, but I don't know anything about the Rochas. Catherine Crier
[ Anything Book Heard Interesting Know Rumors Say See Very Will Writing]
Kids just don't read any more. They spend much more time with video games. It's just hard to get kids to read anything. Book sales have dropped dramatically, too. I think 90% of the books are bought only by 5% of the US population. Stan Sakai
[ Any Anything Book Books Bought Dramatically Dropped Games Get Hard Just Kids More Much Only Population Read Sales Spend Think Time Too Us Video]
Some years ago, I wrote a book called the Emperor's New Mind and that book was describing a point of view I had about consciousness and why it was not something that comes about from complicated calculations. Roger Penrose
[ Ago Book Calculations Called Comes Complicated Consciousness Describing Emperor Had Mind New Point Some Something View Why Wrote Years]
Specialization is a feature of every complex organization, be it social or natural, a school system, garden, book, or mammalian body. Catharine R. Stimpson
[ Body Book Complex Every Feature Garden Mammalian Natural Organization School Social Specialization System]
In my next life, I want to be tall and thin, parallel park and make good coffee. But for now, I have lots of stuff to work out in my life, but I'll have that until the day I die. I want to write more books. Paula Danziger
[ Books Coffee Day Die Good Life Lots Make More Next Now Out Parallel Park Stuff Tall Thin Until Want Work Write]
Books were this wonderful escape for me because I could open a book and disappear into it, and that was the only way out of that house when I was a kid. Dean Koontz
[ Because Book Books Could Disappear Escape House Into Kid Only Open Out Way Were Wonderful]
From a technical point of view, there seemed to me to be absolutely no reason why - with the existing technology - we couldn't do very high quality audio, because whereas the boom in digital graphics is ongoing, the boom in digital audio has already happened. Thomas Dolby
[ Absolutely Already Audio Because Boom Digital Existing Graphics Happened High Ongoing Point Quality Reason Seemed Technical Technology Very View Whereas Why]
There's got to be something that you can do that will not just be a nice honor to the play, or the book, or the movie you're dealing with, but some aspect that maybe can explore something that the play couldn't do. William Bolcom
[ Aspect Book Dealing Explore Got Honor Just Maybe Movie Nice Play Some Something Will]
My attitudes have changed, but somebody would have to read all my books to find out how they have. Irwin Shaw
[ Attitudes Books Changed Find How Out Read Somebody Would]
You can't just plain die. You got to do it by the book. Richard McKenna
[ Book Die Got Just Plain]
I was unwise enough to actually mention this in public a few times, and in fact to point out that there were two versions of the book now. One of them had somebody else's name on the cover, one had my name on the cover. Jonathan Franzen
[ Actually Book Cover Else Enough Fact Few Had Mention Name Now Out Point Public Somebody Them Times Two Unwise Versions Were]
Writing books is the closest men ever come to childbearing. Norman Mailer
[ Books Closest Come Ever Men Writing]
I'm writing a new book right now that is like an erotica manifesto. Susie Bright
[ Book Erotica Manifesto New Now Right Writing]
Writing the book was itself a process of concealing and revealing. Rick Moody
[ Book Concealing Itself Process Revealing Writing]
Read books. They are good for us. Natalie Goldberg
[ Books Good Read Us]
I wouldn't like to be a character in one of my books! Iain Banks
[ Books Character]
I was stuck as a Boomer type in a lot of people's minds. David Morse
[ Lot Minds Stuck Type]
We must go beyond textbooks, go out into the bypaths and untrodden depths of the wilderness and travel and explore and tell the world the glories of our journey. John Hope Franklin
[ Beyond Depths Explore Glories Go Into Journey Must Our Out Tell Textbooks Travel Untrodden Wilderness World]
I knew the term Stepford Wife, and I knew what that meant. I never read the book, and I think before I started filming I watched the movie. I thought it was very dated. Glenn Close
[ Before Book Dated Filming Knew Meant Movie Never Read Started Term Think Thought Very Watched Wife]
I didn't write a book. It wasn't for self-enrichment. Linda Tripp
[ Book Write]
There are several books out on punk history, but I haven't read any of them. I was there. Greg Ginn
[ Any Books Haven History Out Punk Read Several Them]
My first two books are out of print and, okay, they can sleep there comfortably. It's early work, derivative work. Mary Oliver
[ Books Comfortably Derivative Early First Okay Out Print Sleep Two Work]
A couple of weeks after that, Zebra Books phoned with an offer, and I accepted. George Stephen
[ Accepted After Books Couple Offer Phoned Weeks]
I think that's not a question that one can answer accurately. I read a whole range of books, quite a lot of history at the time, and still do read a lot. I read very widely. John Hume
[ Accurately Answer Books History Lot Question Quite Range Read Still Think Time Very Whole Widely]
If I was a book, I would like to be a library book, so I would be taken home by all different sorts of kids. Cornelia Funke
[ Book Different Home Kids Library Sorts Taken Would]
I did the pilot, and when they came through and said they were going to put it on the air, I had already some dates in the book with my band and so on. So Barry did the first one, he may have done a few more than the first one in the series, and I took it up from then. Humphrey Lyttelton
[ Air Already Band Barry Book Came Dates Did Done Few First Going Had May More Pilot Put Said Series Some Than Then Through Took Up Were]
You know, I think I did originally have some sort of idea of maybe a Where Eagles Dare kind of mission against impossible odds, but it really sort of died before I had a chance to really go anywhere with it, and then just doing the book was out of the question. Garth Ennis
[ Against Anywhere Before Book Chance Dare Did Died Doing Eagles Go Had Idea Impossible Just Kind Know Maybe Mission Odds Originally Out Question Really Some Sort Then Think Where]
I usually write about ordinary people and ordinary things, but Paul Farmer is the least ordinary person I've ever met... He's the leader of a small group of people who hope to cure a sick world, and I hope my book can help in some small way. Tracy Kidder
[ Book Cure Ever Farmer Group Help Hope Leader Least Met Ordinary Paul Person Sick Small Some Things Usually Way World Write]
One rainy Sunday when I was in the third grade, I picked up a book to look at the pictures and discovered that even though I did not want to, I was reading. I have been a reader ever since. Beverly Cleary
[ Been Book Did Discovered Even Ever Grade Look Picked Pictures Rainy Reader Reading Since Sunday Third Though Up Want]
I was drawn to boxing because I got beat up as a kid. I was the kid with the piano books in a New York neighbourhood. Billy Joel
[ Beat Because Books Boxing Drawn Got Kid Neighbourhood New Piano Up York]
You know, after filming the movie the book was still just as big. I think it was actually bigger. I think Stephen King went back and wrote extra pages. He's fantastic. Timothy Olyphant
[ Actually After Back Big Bigger Book Extra Fantastic Filming Just King Know Movie Pages Stephen Still Think Went Wrote]
Whatever extra there is in me at any given moment isn't fully formed. I am hardly aware of it; it awaits the next book. It will - with luck - come to me during the actual writing, and it will take me by surprise. V. S. Naipaul
[ Actual Am Any Awaits Aware Book Come During Extra Formed Fully Given Hardly Luck Moment Next Surprise Take Whatever Will Writing]
People aren't quite sure what it means when a book is a Booker Prize winner. They're not quite sure what is being recommended, what literary values it stands for, because every year it stands for something different. Kazuo Ishiguro
[ Because Being Book Booker Different Every Literary Means Prize Quite Recommended Something Stands Sure Values Winner Year]
They have a book of locations, and we would do a story about the Sahara Desert for instance, and in the California book you would find a comparable location, to match that location in California. Robert Stack
[ Book California Comparable Desert Find Instance Location Locations Match Sahara Story Would]
I knew Bobby Dylan back in the days when he lived in the village. He used to come and see me and sing songs for me, saying they ought to go into my next collected book on American folk music. Alan Lomax
[ American Back Bobby Book Collected Come Days Dylan Folk Go Into Knew Lived Music Next Ought Saying See Sing Songs Used Village]
I don't often reread my own books, unless I am going into another in the series and need to refresh my mood when originating the concept. Anne McCaffrey
[ Am Another Books Concept Going Into Mood Need Often Originating Own Refresh Reread Series Unless]
I guess there is also an element of deliberate change involved. Each of my books has been, at least from my point of view, radically different from the last. George Murray
[ Also Been Books Change Deliberate Different Each Element Guess Involved Last Least Point Radically View]
I'm a geophysicist and all my earth science books when I was a student, I had to give the wrong answer to get an A. We used to ridicule continental drift. It was something we laughed at. We learned of Marshall Kay's geosynclinal cycle, which is a bunch of crap. Robert Ballard
[ Answer Books Bunch Continental Crap Cycle Drift Earth Get Give Had Kay Laughed Learned Marshall Ridicule Science Something Student Used Which Wrong]
It's a woman's book but I think the men will read it too. Colleen McCullough
[ Book Men Read Think Too Will Woman]
An apology for the devil: it must be remembered that we have heard one side of the case. God has written all the books. Samuel Butler
[ Apology Books Case Devil God Heard Must Remembered Side Written]
How would you like a job where when you made a mistake, a big red light goes on and 18,000 people boo? Jacques Plante
[ Big Boo Goes How Job Light Made Mistake Red Where Would]
A collection of good books, with a soul to it in the shape of a librarian, becomes a vitalized power among the impulses by which the world goes on to improvement. Justin Winsor
[ Among Becomes Books Collection Goes Good Improvement Impulses Librarian Power Shape Soul Which World]
I think the market is always going to be around. The goal is not to say, let's get rid of the market, because the market does render a huge number of services, and I don't want to have a fight about the price of something every time I buy a book or a bottle of water. Susan George
[ Always Around Because Book Bottle Buy Does Every Fight Get Goal Going Huge Market Number Price Render Rid Say Services Something Think Time Want Water]
And my father always took me to the library. We were both book addicts. Cornelia Funke
[ Addicts Always Book Both Father Library Took Were]
I'd only read a bit of the first book. And I just knew about all the media furor over it. But I'd not read books 2 or 3. I'd just read a bit of it. And I'd seen the films. David Thewlis
[ Bit Book Books Films First Just Knew Media Only Over Read Seen]
By encouraging renewable energy sources such as wind energy, we boost South Dakota's economy and we help reduce America's dependence on foreign oil. Tim Johnson
[ America Boost Dakota Dependence Economy Encouraging Energy Foreign Help Oil Reduce Renewable Sources South Such Wind]
I'm calling my book series the 'with God series.' And this next 'with God' book is Friendship with God, which comes out in November. This books challenges us to bring about the end of 'better' on this planet. Neale Donald Walsch
[ Better Book Books Bring Calling Challenges Comes End Friendship God Next November Out Planet Series Us Which]
Never read a book through merely because you have begun it. John Witherspoon
[ Because Begun Book Merely Never Read Through]
Book tours are almost designed to beat out of an author any affection he has for his book. Michael Lewis
[ Affection Almost Any Author Beat Book Designed His Out Tours]
I've given up reading books. I find it takes my mind off myself. Oscar Levant
[ Books Find Given Mind Myself Off Reading Takes Up]
His knowledge of books had in some degree diminished his knowledge of the world. William Shenstone
[ Books Degree Diminished Had His Knowledge Some World]
The only books that influence us are those for which we are ready, and which have gone a little farther down our particular path than we have yet got ourselves. E. M. Forster
[ Books Down Farther Gone Got Influence Little Only Our Ourselves Particular Path Ready Than Those Us Which Yet]
I've had a tough time with Pynchon. I liked him very much when I first read him. I liked him less with each book. He got denser and more complex in a way that didn't really pay off. Leslie Fiedler
[ Book Complex Denser Each First Got Had Him Less Liked More Much Off Pay Read Really Time Tough Very Way]
I was pleasantly surprised after the book came out. It was like, hey, the home team put down a nice score. Rocco DiSpirito
[ After Book Came Down Hey Home Nice Out Pleasantly Put Score Surprised Team]
The experience of the race shows that we get our most important education not through books but through our work. We are developed by our daily task, or else demoralized by it, as by nothing else. Anna Garlin Spencer
[ Books Daily Demoralized Developed Education Else Experience Get Important Most Nothing Our Race Shows Task Through Work]
You've got all these books on self help, getting to know yourself, doing the right thing, eating the so-called right foods, even down to what books you have on your shelves. People are encouraged to look to themselves first as opposed to being a part of society. Samantha Morton
[ Being Books Doing Down Eating Encouraged Even First Foods Getting Got Help Know Look Opposed Part Right Self Shelves So-Called Society Themselves These Thing Your Yourself]
One person who has mastered life is better than a thousand persons who have mastered only the contents of books, but no one can get anything out of life without God. Meister Eckhart
[ Anything Better Books Contents Get God Life Mastered Only Out Person Persons Than Thousand Without]
Thrillers have been traditionally very masculine books; the women characters often rather decorative. Ken Follett
[ Been Books Characters Decorative Masculine Often Rather Thrillers Traditionally Very Women]
Yes, in my books I do edit myself to keep from becoming the Village Explainer. Thomas Perry
[ Becoming Books Edit Keep Myself Village Yes]
Good books, like good friends, are few and chosen; the more select, the more enjoyable. Louisa May Alcott
[ Books Chosen Enjoyable Few Friends Good More Select]
There are some friends you don't meet for twenty years and when you meet them again it's as if no twenty years has happened - you're lucky when that happens. I feel the same about books. Norman MacCaig
[ Again Books Feel Friends Happened Happens Lucky Meet Same Some Them Twenty Years]
We still lend our old house out to relatives. They keep a guest book for my fans to sign. Loretta Lynn
[ Book Fans Guest House Keep Lend Old Our Out Relatives Sign Still]
There were a lot of adventure books for boys, historical novels by Kenneth Roberts, and whatever mystery novels the alarmed librarian imagined might not corrupt an eager but innocent youth. Peter Straub
[ Adventure Alarmed Books Boys Corrupt Eager Historical Imagined Innocent Kenneth Librarian Lot Might Mystery Novels Roberts Were Whatever Youth]
Most regular superhero books are designed to go on forever; of course, very few of them do, but the point is they are trying to throw mud against the wall and hope it will stick, and most of it slides off. Garth Ennis
[ Against Books Course Designed Few Forever Go Hope Most Mud Off Point Regular Slides Stick Superhero Them Throw Trying Very Wall Will]
There's something about each of my books that I'm really proud of, and there's something about each of my books that I cringe over. Margaret Haddix
[ Books Cringe Each Over Proud Really Something]
I carry a notebook full of sketches of pictures I want to take - they are really scruffy sketches, but at least I am going out there with a clear objective. Nigel Dennis
[ Am Carry Clear Full Going Least Notebook Objective Out Pictures Really Sketches Take Want]
The crime of book purging is that it involves a rejection of the word. For the word is never absolute truth, but only man's frail and human effort to approach the truth. To reject the word is to reject the human search. Max Lerner
[ Absolute Approach Book Crime Effort Frail Human Involves Man Never Only Reject Rejection Search Truth Word]
As soon as I finished the first book, I wrote a second, which I hope to sell this year, and I have just about finished the third book in the series. Two more are already outlined. I'm in this for the long haul. Richard Helms
[ Already Book Finished First Haul Hope Just Long More Outlined Second Sell Series Soon Third Two Which Wrote Year]
Television is actually closer to reality than anything in books. The madness of TV is the madness of human life. Camille Paglia
[ Actually Anything Books Closer Human Life Madness Reality Television Than Tv]
I wouldn't write a book, because saying the word I over and over again would nauseate me. John Kluge
[ Again Because Book Over Saying Word Would Write]
Those who decide to use leisure as a means of mental development, who love good music, good books, good pictures, good plays, good company, good conversation - what are they? They are the happiest people in the world. William Lyon Phelps
[ Books Company Conversation Decide Development Good Happiest Leisure Love Means Mental Music Pictures Plays Those Use World]
In my book I don't just demonstrate that free enterprise is the most efficient way of organizing an economy - which it is. I also show that it's an expression of American values, and, thus, that a fight for free enterprise is very much a fight for our culture. Arthur C. Brooks
[ Also American Book Culture Demonstrate Economy Efficient Enterprise Expression Fight Free Just Most Much Organizing Our Show Thus Values Very Way Which]
I want to warn potential victims. Many of them are women, and many of them are battered women. It's a cause for me. When I look back, though, so many of the books I've written are about wives who just couldn't get away. Ann Rule
[ Away Back Battered Books Cause Get Just Look Many Potential Them Though Victims Want Warn Wives Women Written]
Miss a meal if you have to, but don't miss a book. Jim Rohn
[ Book Meal Miss]
I don't even drink! I can't stand the taste of alcohol. Every New Year's Eve I try one drink and every time it makes me feel sick. So I don't touch booze - I'm always the designated driver. Kim Kardashian
[ Alcohol Always Booze Designated Drink Driver Eve Even Every Feel Makes New Sick Stand Taste Time Touch Try Year]
Thirteen years I took on this last book. Gay Talese
[ Book Last Thirteen Took Years]
It may be important to write a book that doesn't come up to what I would like to have rather than to write no book at all. Sheri S. Tepper
[ Book Come Important May Rather Than Up Would Write]
Books are the legacies that a great genius leaves to mankind, which are delivered down from generation to generation as presents to the posterity of those who are yet unborn. Joseph Addison
[ Books Delivered Down Generation Genius Great Leaves Legacies Mankind Posterity Presents Those Unborn Which Yet]
Which is a wonderful irony, I have property there. I go back every chance I get. One of the main reasons I actually wrote the book, agreed to write it having never wanted to do that in my life, very intimidating by the way to write a book. Sela Ward
[ Actually Agreed Back Book Chance Every Get Go Having Intimidating Irony Life Main Never Property Reasons Very Wanted Way Which Wonderful Write Wrote]
Dennis the Menace was probably the most realistic comic book ever done. No space aliens ever invaded! Gilbert Hernandez
[ Aliens Book Comic Dennis Done Ever Invaded Menace Most Probably Realistic Space]
When they boo you, you know they mean you. George Halas
[ Boo Know Mean]
We are always looking for the book it is necessary to read next. Saul Bellow
[ Always Book Looking Necessary Next Read]
In my first book, Under Fire, I wrote that I revered Ronald Reagan. That was a dozen years ago. I still feel that way. I think he changed the world for the better for my children and my children's children. Oliver North
[ Ago Better Book Changed Children Dozen Feel Fire First Reagan Revered Ronald Still Think Under Way World Wrote Years]
Winning the Pulitzer is wonderful and it's an honor and I feel so humbled and so grateful, but I think that I'll think of it very much as the final sort of final moment for this book and put it behind me along with the rest of the book, as I write more books. Jhumpa Lahiri
[ Along Behind Book Books Feel Final Grateful Honor Humbled Moment More Much Pulitzer Put Rest Sort Think Very Winning Wonderful Write]
You cannot open a book without learning something. Confucius
[ Book Cannot Learning Open Something Without]
It's one thing for the people in the industry to know who you are, because they've heard about you earlier. I have friends calling me from the Christian bookstore because there's a poster on the wall. It's just weird. Stacie Orrico
[ Because Bookstore Calling Christian Earlier Friends Heard Industry Just Know Poster Thing Wall Weird]
Next, in importance to books are their titles. Frank Crane
[ Books Importance Next Their Titles]
Our libraries are valuable centers of education, learning and enrichment for people of all ages. In recent years, libraries have taken on an increasingly important role. today's libraries are about much more than books. Jodi Rell
[ Ages Books Centers Education Enrichment Important Increasingly Learning Libraries More Much Our Recent Role Taken Than Today Valuable Years]
The great thing about Stephen is that he sees the movie as a separate thing, I think. He wants it to capture the essence of the book, and if he feels that's been done, then he's not too particular about the details. I think that's why he's happy. Lawrence Kasdan
[ Been Book Capture Details Done Essence Feels Great Happy Movie Particular Sees Separate Stephen Then Thing Think Too Wants Why]
A wonderful thing about a book, in contrast to a computer screen, is that you can take it to bed with you. Daniel J. Boorstin Computers
[ Bed Book Computer Contrast Screen Take Thing Wonderful]
The paperback is very interesting but I find it will never replace the hardcover book - it makes a very poor doorstop. Alfred Hitchcock
[ Book Doorstop Find Hardcover Interesting Makes Never Paperback Poor Replace Very Will]
Then one day I read about a book that said that the church is the only army that shoots its wounded. Keith Miller
[ Army Book Church Day Only Read Said Shoots Then Wounded]
The jazz boom was goin' on then so there was a lot happenin' in New York at that time. Mose Allison
[ Boom Goin Jazz Lot New Then Time York]
I used to get a haircut every Saturday so I would never miss any of the comic books. I had practically no hair when I was a kid! R. L. Stine
[ Any Books Comic Every Get Had Hair Haircut Kid Miss Never Practically Saturday Used Would]
Books have led some to learning and others to madness. Petrarch
[ Books Learning Led Madness Others Some]
Small business in America is booming. The job creator in America, small business, is absolutely moving ahead. Pete Domenici
[ Absolutely Ahead America Booming Business Creator Job Moving Small]
The book shows Clinton in the presidency as a profile in growth. Sidney Blumenthal
[ Book Clinton Growth Presidency Profile Shows]
I look at my first appointment book from 1965 and I get dizzy. I was constantly in a phone booth calling photographers. Lauren Hutton
[ Appointment Book Booth Calling Constantly Dizzy First Get Look Phone Photographers]
Most books today seemed to have been written overnight from books read the day before. Nicolas de Chamfort
[ Been Before Books Day Most Overnight Read Seemed Today Written]
Chris Elliott could read the phonebook and he's funny. Seth MacFarlane
[ Chris Could Elliott Funny Read]
Why do I do this every Sunday? Even the book reviews seem to be the same as last week's. Different books same reviews. John Osborne
[ Book Books Different Even Every Last Reviews Same Seem Sunday Week Why]
My books are primarily plot driven but the best plot in the world is useless if you don't populate them with characters that readers can care about. Jeffery Deaver
[ Best Books Care Characters Driven Plot Populate Primarily Readers Them Useless World]
Ideas are only lethal if you suppress and don't discuss them. Ignorance is not bliss, it's stupid. Banning books shows you don't trust your kids to think and you don't trust yourself to be able to talk to them. Anna Quindlen
[ Able Banning Bliss Books Discuss Ideas Ignorance Kids Lethal Only Shows Stupid Suppress Talk Them Think Trust Your Yourself]
The unflattering reviews are painful for short periods of time; the badly written ones are deeply, deeply insulting. That reviewer took no time to really read the book. Toni Morrison
[ Badly Book Deeply Insulting Ones Painful Periods Read Really Reviewer Reviews Short Time Took Unflattering Written]
The characters in the book grow up with us. My voice has broken as well. Rupert Grint
[ Book Broken Characters Grow Up Us Voice Well]
In quoting of books, quote such authors as are usually read; others you may read for your own satisfaction, but not name them. John Selden
[ Authors Books May Name Others Own Quote Quoting Read Satisfaction Such Them Usually Your]
If a spectator with a philosophical mind, somebody accustomed to reading books, gets the same kind of information in a movie, he might not fully understand it. Manuel Puig
[ Accustomed Books Fully Gets Information Kind Might Mind Movie Philosophical Reading Same Somebody Spectator Understand]
In other words, the people who populate my books are more than caricatures. Jeffery Deaver
[ Books Caricatures More Other Populate Than Words]
My only regret is that I signed away the world rights and in America they've been far and away my most successful books, but I never saw a cent from any of it. Jonathan Coe
[ America Any Away Been Books Cent Far Most Never Only Regret Rights Saw Signed Successful World]
The end of reading is not more books but more life. Holbrook Jackson
[ Books End Life More Reading]
I've been writing in notebooks for 40 years or so. Frank McCourt
[ Been Notebooks Writing Years]
I get to show the reader the essence of the book without giving anything away. Mary Grandpre
[ Anything Away Book Essence Get Giving Reader Show Without]
The English Bible - a book which, if everything else in our language should perish, would alone suffice to show the whole extent of its beauty and power. Thomas B. Macaulay
[ Alone Beauty Bible Book Else English Everything Extent Language Our Perish Power Should Show Suffice Which Whole Would]
Two things I do well in books are sex and violence, but I don't want gratuitous sex or violence. The sex and violence are only as graphic as need be. And never included unless it furthers the plot or character development. Laurell K. Hamilton
[ Books Character Development Furthers Graphic Gratuitous Included Need Never Only Plot Sex Things Two Unless Violence Want Well]
Each has his past shut in him like the leaves of a book known to him by his heart, and his friends can only read the title. Virginia Woolf
[ Book Each Friends Heart Him His Known Leaves Only Past Read Shut Title]
A bad book is as much of a labor to write as a good one, it comes as sincerely from the author's soul. Aldous Huxley
[ Author Bad Book Comes Good Labor Much Sincerely Soul Write]
You reach deep down and bring up what feels absolutely authentic to you as you move along with the book, but you don't know everything about it. You can't. Anne Rice
[ Absolutely Along Authentic Book Bring Deep Down Everything Feels Know Move Reach Up]
These are books that want to be read out loud. These are books kids share with each other, and I think that's important. Brian P. Cleary
[ Books Each Important Kids Loud Other Out Read Share These Think Want]
What a word is truth. Slippery, tricky, unreliable. I tried in these books to tell the truth. Lillian Hellman
[ Books Slippery Tell These Tricky Tried Truth Unreliable Word]
All I'm asking for is the law that's been on the books for the last 33 years, no public funding for abortion. We are both saying the same thing, pro-life, pro-choice. Let's find the language that works for both of us so we can pass health care. Bart Stupak
[ Abortion Asking Been Books Both Care Find Funding Health Language Last Law Pass Pro-Choice Pro-Life Public Same Saying Thing Us Works Years]
It's just a matter of writing the kind of book I enjoy reading. Something better be happening at the beginning, and then on every page after, or I get irritated. Jonathan Franzen
[ After Beginning Better Book Enjoy Every Get Happening Irritated Just Kind Matter Page Reading Something Then Writing]
The most important thing about Spaceship Earth - an instruction book didn't come with it. R. Buckminster Fuller
[ Book Come Earth Important Instruction Most Spaceship Thing]
You could say, in a vulgar Freudian way, that I am the unhappy child who escapes into books. Even as a child, I was most happy being alone. This has not changed. Slavoj Zizek
[ Alone Am Being Books Changed Child Could Escapes Even Freudian Happy Into Most Say Unhappy Vulgar Way]
I don't go by the rule book... I lead from the heart, not the head. Princess Diana
[ Book Go Head Heart Lead Rule]
And it's interesting, when you look at the predictions made during the peak of the boom in the 1990s, about e-commerce, or internet traffic, or broadband adoption, or internet advertising, they were all right - they were just wrong in time. Chris Anderson
[ Adoption Advertising Boom Broadband During E-Commerce Interesting Internet Just Look Made Peak Predictions Right Time Traffic Were Wrong]
We cannot learn men from books. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Books Cannot Learn Men]
We ask from the heart that supermarkets, which are now more profitable and selling more, help us to take care of the pocketbook of the people by not raising prices. Nestor Kirchner
[ Ask Care Heart Help More Now Pocketbook Prices Profitable Raising Selling Take Us Which]
Most films are rooted in a book or a comic strip, but I don't go out there saying I want to do adaptations. Ralph Fiennes
[ Adaptations Book Comic Films Go Most Out Rooted Saying Strip Want]
When I get back from this book tour, I'm planning to learn the internet. Maybe I can hook up in cyberspace. Armistead Maupin
[ Back Book Cyberspace Get Hook Internet Learn Maybe Planning Tour Up]
Girls can wear jeans, cut their hair short, wear shirts and boots, 'cause it's okay to be a boy, but for a boy to look like a girl is degrading. Charlotte Gainsbourg
[ Boots Boy Cause Cut Degrading Girl Girls Hair Jeans Look Okay Shirts Short Their Wear]
Quentin and I were constantly finding something new that we had in common and comic books were one of them. I think we were talking about comic books much earlier in our relationship, before I had the part. David Carradine
[ Before Books Comic Common Constantly Earlier Finding Had Much New Our Part Quentin Relationship Something Talking Them Think Were]
A book is the only immortality. Rufus Choate
[ Book Immortality Only]
Generally my typical books have lots of twists and turns a big surprise ending and then usually another surprise at the end and ideally, as in Garden of Beasts, we get to the very end and we find at the last few pages that there's yet another surprise. Jeffery Deaver
[ Another Beasts Big Books End Ending Few Find Garden Generally Get Ideally Last Lots Pages Surprise Then Turns Twists Typical Usually Very Yet]
The chief reason for going to school is to get the impression fixed for life that there is a book side for everything. Robert Frost
[ Book Chief Everything Fixed Get Going Impression Life Reason School Side]
It's been amazing to watch, because for 'Thor', which was always a mid-selling book, to be in the top ten for every single issue since the reboot is just a great compliment. J. Michael Straczynski
[ Always Amazing Because Been Book Compliment Every Great Issue Just Since Single Ten Top Watch Which]
Observation more than books and experience more than persons, are the prime educators. Amos Bronson Alcott
[ Books Educators Experience More Observation Persons Prime Than]
Earth and sky, woods and fields, lakes and rivers, the mountain and the sea, are excellent schoolmasters, and teach some of us more than we can ever learn from books. John Lubbock Nature
[ Books Earth Ever Excellent Fields Lakes Learn More Mountain Rivers Schoolmasters Sea Sky Some Teach Than Us Woods]
One, I have a wonderful publisher, Black Sparrow Press; as long as they exist, they will keep me in print. And they claim they sell very respectable numbers of my books, so I guess, and it's true, every place I go, my books are in libraries and on bookshelves. Diane Wakoski
[ Black Books Bookshelves Claim Every Exist Go Guess Keep Libraries Long Numbers Place Press Print Publisher Respectable Sell Sparrow True Very Will Wonderful]
The books I loved in childhood - the first loves - I've read so often that I've internalized them in some really essential way: they are more inside me now than out. Donna Tartt
[ Books Childhood Essential First Inside Internalized Loved Loves More Now Often Out Read Really Some Than Them Way]
It is my aim, and every effort bent, that the sum and history of my life, which in the same sentence is my obit and epitaph too, shall be them both: He made the books and he died. William Faulkner
[ Aim Bent Books Both Died Effort Epitaph Every History Life Made Obit Same Sentence Shall Sum Them Too Which]
I would rather be poor in a cottage full of books than a king without the desire to read. Thomas B. Macaulay
[ Books Cottage Desire Full King Poor Rather Read Than Without Would]
I once shook hands with Pat Boone and my whole right side sobered up. Dean Martin
[ Boone Hands Once Pat Right Shook Side Up Whole]
There's a picture of the real Coach Gary Gaines in the book and he's sitting in the locker room after a game, and he just looks so much like Billy Bob, that we went to him. Peter Berg
[ After Billy Bob Book Coach Game Gary Him Just Locker Looks Much Picture Real Room Sitting Went]
I've probably had my day in the sun. I think I've influenced a lot of comic book writers. Harvey Pekar
[ Book Comic Day Had Influenced Lot Probably Sun Think Writers]
I spent three days a week for 10 years educating myself in the public library, and it's better than college. People should educate themselves - you can get a complete education for no money. At the end of 10 years, I had read every book in the library and I'd written a thousand stories. Ray Bradbury
[ Better Book College Complete Days Educate Educating Education End Every Get Had Library Money Myself Public Read Should Spent Stories Than Themselves Thousand Three Week Written Years]
It's true that I have spoken about doing a book before, but then everyone you speak to is planning to write a book. Dylan Moran
[ Before Book Doing Everyone Planning Speak Spoken Then True Write]
Well, the whole story is in the book, but the short answer is that I was the first information architect in an organization that was traditionally design-oriented, and I felt I needed a tool to help me gain the trust and support of my colleagues. Jesse James Garrett
[ Answer Architect Book Colleagues Felt First Gain Help Information Needed Organization Short Story Support Tool Traditionally Trust Well Whole]
Heart is what drives us and determines our fate. That is what I need for my characters in my books: a passionate heart. I need mavericks, dissidents, adventurers, outsiders and rebels, who ask questions, bend the rules and take risks. Isabel Allende
[ Adventurers Ask Bend Books Characters Determines Dissidents Drives Fate Heart Mavericks Need Our Outsiders Passionate Questions Rebels Risks Rules Take Us]
I can never read this book, just like I can never see a movie that I wrote a screenplay for. I can read it and see it physically, but I can't accurately judge it. I'm too close to it. If I read it ten times I'll have ten different reactions. Richard Price
[ Accurately Book Close Different Judge Just Movie Never Physically Reactions Read Screenplay See Ten Times Too Wrote]
My career is an open book, but my life is not. Barry Bonds
[ Book Career Life Open]
I have no regrets because I did everything by the book. Alexis Arguello
[ Because Book Did Everything Regrets]
Oh, I think every author is inspired by all of the books that she reads. Cornelia Funke
[ Author Books Every Inspired Oh Reads She Think]
You don't realize how easy this game is until you get up in that broadcasting booth. Mickey Mantle
[ Booth Broadcasting Easy Game Get How Realize Until Up]
How long most people would look at the best book before they would give the price of a large turbot for it? John Ruskin
[ Before Best Book Give How Large Long Look Most Price Would]
They were written on cheap blue notebooks bought by poor women. I'm interested in folk tales in the way that medicine and magic in women's stories are all kind of combined. Alice Hoffman
[ Blue Bought Cheap Combined Folk Interested Kind Magic Medicine Notebooks Poor Stories Tales Way Were Women Written]
To read a book, to think it over, and to write out notes is a useful exercise; a book which will not repay some hard thought is not worth publishing. Maria Mitchell
[ Book Exercise Hard Notes Out Over Publishing Read Repay Some Think Thought Useful Which Will Worth Write]
If I read a book and it makes my whole body so cold no fire can ever warm me, I know that is poetry. Emily Dickinson
[ Body Book Cold Ever Fire Know Makes Poetry Read Warm Whole]
Getting close to books, and spending time by myself, I was obliged to think about things I would never have thought about if I was busy romping around with a brother and sister. Shelby Foote
[ Around Books Brother Busy Close Getting Myself Never Obliged Sister Spending Things Think Thought Time Would]
Books can now be on the stands within days from delivery of a formatted manuscript, and often are. Bruce Jackson
[ Books Days Delivery Manuscript Now Often Stands Within]
Your second-hand bookseller is second to none in the worth of the treasures he dispenses. Leigh Hunt
[ Dispenses None Second Second-Hand Treasures Worth Your]
An autobiography is a book a person writes about his own life and it is usually full of all sorts of boring details. Roald Dahl
[ Autobiography Book Boring Details Full His Life Own Person Sorts Usually Writes]
I have a hard time watching the shows now. It is like opening up a yearbook when you were in junior high. I think everybody looks back at their photos and cringe, and I get to experience it with everybody else in the world looking at mine. Mark-Paul Gosselaar
[ Back Cringe Else Everybody Experience Get Hard High Junior Looking Looks Mine Now Opening Photos Shows Their Think Time Up Watching Were World]
I never plot out my novels in terms of the tone of the book. Hopefully, once a story is begun it reveals itself. Alice Hoffman
[ Begun Book Hopefully Itself Never Novels Once Out Plot Reveals Story Terms Tone]
My book is very wild. But you know during the period of BATMAN, that there were thousands of Batman and Robin costumes sold and these weren't just for kids. Burt Ward
[ Batman Book Costumes During Just Kids Know Period Robin Sold These Thousands Very Were Weren Wild]
We shouldn't teach great books; we should teach a love of reading. B. F. Skinner
[ Books Great Love Reading Should Teach]
We have talked long enough in this country about equal rights. It is time now to write the next chapter - and to write it in the books of law. Lyndon B. Johnson
[ Books Chapter Country Enough Equal Law Long Next Now Rights Talked Time Write]
I'd like to read a book sometime. I've never read a book before. That'd be an adventure. I understand they have pages and everything. Yeah, I've got to do that sometime. Frank Oz
[ Adventure Before Book Everything Got Never Pages Read Sometime Understand Yeah]
The book, you understand, was not written for publication. It was the portrayal of my emotions, the analysis of my own soul life during three months of my nineteenth year. I wrote then all the time, just as I do now, but, though the book is in diary form, it is not a diary. Mary MacLane
[ Analysis Book Diary During Emotions Form Just Life Months Nineteenth Now Own Portrayal Publication Soul Then Though Three Time Understand Written Wrote Year]
I have always read all the latest cookery books and magazines, from all over the world. Delia Smith
[ Always Books Cookery Latest Magazines Over Read World]
When sex is necessary for the plot of a book, or a character development, then I don't shy away from it. Why should I? Laurell K. Hamilton
[ Away Book Character Development Necessary Plot Sex Should Shy Then Why]
I feel sometimes that in children's books there are more and more grim problems, but I don't know that I want to burden third- and fourth-graders with them. Beverly Cleary
[ Books Burden Children Feel Grim Know More Problems Sometimes Them Want]
I don't remember ever having finished a book. Bridget Hall
[ Book Ever Finished Having Remember]
I think attacks on civilians in fact boost morale. Tom Paulin
[ Attacks Boost Civilians Fact Morale Think]
Sequels are very rarely a good idea, and in any case, the success of the book changed my relationship with the club in some ways. Nick Hornby
[ Any Book Case Changed Club Good Idea Rarely Relationship Sequels Some Success Very Ways]
The reason is that till date, in spite of advances in information technology and strategies of information, the written word in the form of books still remains one of humanity's most enduring legacies. Ibrahim Babangida
[ Advances Books Date Enduring Form Humanity Information Legacies Most Reason Remains Spite Still Strategies Technology Till Word Written]
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out. Georg C. Lichtenberg
[ Ape Apostle Book Hardly Into Likely Look Looks Mirror Out]
However, if I can expand this to Top Cow or Avatar I'm helping the sales, however small, on my Marvel books because I'm almost certain to pick up some new readers. Mark Millar
[ Almost Because Books Certain Cow Expand Helping However Marvel New Pick Readers Sales Small Some Top Up]
People had this image of the Jacksons as the perfect American family and I destroyed that image. But what people have to understand is writing that book was very healing for me. LaToya Jackson
[ American Book Destroyed Family Had Healing Image Perfect Understand Very Writing]
We still have pretty good sales, especially for the art books. Glenn Danzig
[ Art Books Especially Good Pretty Sales Still]
I have some friends, some honest friends, and honest friends are few; My pipe of briar, my open fire, A book that's not too new. Robert Service
[ Book Few Fire Friends Honest New Open Pipe Some Too]
I try not to worry about rewriting books that worked well the first time. I'm too busy writing new books to worry about things that are already in print. Laurell K. Hamilton
[ Already Books Busy First New Print Rewriting Things Time Too Try Well Worked Worry Writing]
I knew what book we had to write, it was clear in my head; it was journals and poetry. So I passed on their offer. I told my agent this is our vision, and no one's done it this way. Kenny Loggins
[ Agent Book Clear Done Had Head Journals Knew Offer Our Passed Poetry Their Told Vision Way Write]
For books are more than books, they are the life, the very heart and core of ages past, the reason why men lived and worked and died, the essence and quintessence of their lives. Gene Fowler
[ Ages Books Core Died Essence Heart Life Lived Lives Men More Past Quintessence Reason Than Their Very Why Worked]
We had literary references, so we knew what we were talking about. We could quote things, talk about books we'd read; you can say something, you don't have to explain it. Kevin Ayers
[ Books Could Explain Had Knew Literary Quote Read References Say Something Talk Talking Things Were]
I tell beginning readers to read a lot and write a lot. If you want to write a book, find a subject that's really worth the time and effort you'll put in. Tracy Kidder
[ Beginning Book Effort Find Lot Put Read Readers Really Subject Tell Time Want Worth Write]
I sometimes feel that if your book sells more than 20 years, then there's something in it that you can say, gee, I did something that endures, that's timeless. Robert Caro
[ Book Did Endures Feel Gee More Say Sells Something Sometimes Than Then Timeless Years Your]
When a book raises your spirit, and inspires you with noble and manly thoughts, seek for no other test of its excellence. It is good, and made by a good workman. Jean de la Bruyere
[ Book Excellence Good Inspires Made Manly Noble Other Raises Seek Spirit Test Thoughts Workman Your]
My legislation, the Simple Savings Tax Relief Act of 2005, simply eliminates the taxation of interest earned in savings accounts, such as passbook savings accounts or bank certificates of deposit. Cliff Stearns
[ Accounts Act Bank Certificates Deposit Earned Eliminates Interest Legislation Relief Savings Simple Simply Such Tax Taxation]
Book reviews have never helped me. Most of them erred in their interpretations and their work has been a waste of time. Manuel Puig
[ Been Book Erred Helped Interpretations Most Never Reviews Their Them Time Waste Work]
Usually by the time I finish a book tour I've just about had it with the book. Richard Russo
[ Book Finish Had Just Time Tour Usually]
Christ himself wrote nothing, but furnished endless material for books and songs of gratitude and praise. Philip Schaff
[ Books Christ Endless Furnished Gratitude Himself Material Nothing Praise Songs Wrote]
I'm no different from anybody else. If I don't have a card, I can't check out these books. Bess Truman
[ Anybody Books Card Check Different Else Out These]
Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint. Mark Twain
[ Books Careful Die Health May Reading]
I ain't no movie star, man. I'm a booty star. Richard Pryor
[ Booty Man Movie Star]
God can be realized through all paths. All religions are true. The important thing is to reach the roof. You can reach it by stone stairs or by wooden stairs or by bamboo steps or by a rope. You can also climb up by a bamboo pole. Ramakrishna
[ Also Bamboo Climb God Important Paths Pole Reach Realized Religions Roof Rope Stairs Steps Stone Thing Through True Up Wooden]
I always carry lots of stuff with me wherever I roam, always weighted down with books, with cassettes, with pens and paper, just in case I get the urge to sit down somewhere, and oh, I don't know, read something or write my masterpiece. Elizabeth Wurtzel
[ Always Books Carry Case Cassettes Down Get Just Know Lots Masterpiece Oh Paper Pens Read Roam Sit Something Somewhere Stuff Urge Weighted Wherever Write]
No gentleman can be without three copies of a book: one for show, one for use, and one for borrowers. Richard Heber
[ Book Borrowers Copies Gentleman Show Three Use Without]
I do read books. I suppose it's more or less the same thing, but at least I'm alone and I'm an individual. I can stop anytime I want, which I frequently do. Jack Vance
[ Alone Anytime Books Frequently Individual Least Less More Read Same Stop Suppose Thing Want Which]
I think really good books can be read by anybody. Norton Juster
[ Anybody Books Good Read Really Think]
Study nature, not books. Louis Agassiz
[ Books Nature Study]
My idea of going to hell is going somewhere where there are no books. James MacArthur
[ Books Going Hell Idea Somewhere Where]
Again, we turn down most books that have been self-published unless they have a special track record. We have taken a small number on, however, and sold them to major publishers for a nice sum. But that is an exception to the rule. Richard Curtis
[ Again Been Books Down Exception However Major Most Nice Number Publishers Record Rule Small Sold Special Sum Taken Them Track Turn Unless]
A man can stand a lot as long as he can stand himself. He can live without hope, without friends, without books, even without music, as long as he can listen to his own thoughts. Axel Munthe
[ Books Even Friends Himself His Hope Listen Live Long Lot Man Music Own Stand Thoughts Without]
At night, when the curtains are drawn and the fire flickers, my books attain a collective dignity. E. M. Forster
[ Attain Books Collective Curtains Dignity Drawn Fire Night]
The citizen's job is to be rude - to pierce the comfort of professional intercourse by boorish expressions of doubt. John Ralston Saul
[ Citizen Comfort Doubt Expressions Intercourse Job Pierce Professional Rude]
At the same time, as you know, unless you are a comic book reader, Daredevil is not a known thing. Avi Arad
[ Book Comic Daredevil Know Known Reader Same Thing Time Unless]
Many books require no thought from those who read them, and for a very simple reason; they made no such demand upon those who wrote them. Charles Caleb Colton
[ Books Demand Made Many Read Reason Require Simple Such Them Those Thought Upon Very Wrote]
I loved writing a book in which, in some ways, it's very, very classical, and in some ways I'm breaking lots of rules about what you can do and what you can't do. Neil Gaiman
[ Book Breaking Classical Lots Loved Rules Some Very Ways Which Writing]
You know you've read a good book when you turn the last page and feel a little as if you have lost a friend. Paul Sweeney
[ Book Feel Friend Good Know Last Little Lost Page Read Turn]
I still do some inking here and there and I've actually got a book that I'm going to ink entirely. Todd McFarlane
[ Actually Book Entirely Going Got Here Ink Inking Some Still]
Lots of people want to have written; they don't want to write. In other words, they want to see their name on the front cover of a book and their grinning picture on the back. But this is what comes at the end of a job, not at the beginning. Elizabeth George
[ Back Beginning Book Comes Cover End Front Grinning Job Lots Name Other Picture See Their Want Words Write Written]
I haven't done a book for about 3 or 4 years now. Gerald Scarfe
[ Book Done Haven Now Years]
I write about five thousand words a day, when working on a book, about three thousand a day if I'm writing a short story. I take long periods off between projects, when I read a lot, garden, and think about the next book or stories. Eric Brown
[ Between Book Day Five Garden Long Lot Next Off Periods Projects Read Short Stories Story Take Think Thousand Three Words Working Write Writing]
I like cooking but I don't know much and whenever I enter the kitchen, my mother sends me out! Because whenever I try a dish from a book, it comes out bad. Soundarya
[ Bad Because Book Comes Cooking Dish Enter Kitchen Know Mother Much Out Sends Try Whenever]
Quite often somebody will say, What year do your books take place? and the only answer I can give is, In childhood. Beverly Cleary
[ Answer Books Childhood Give Often Only Place Quite Say Somebody Take Will Year Your]
I was reading a book... 'the history of glue' - I couldn't put it down. Tim Vine
[ Book Down Glue History Put Reading]
That became a big time in comic books because it's when people were starting to break out into independent stuff, the market was getting choked with speculators and everybody was trying to do their own trick covers. Todd McFarlane
[ Became Because Big Books Break Choked Comic Covers Everybody Getting Independent Into Market Out Own Speculators Starting Stuff Their Time Trick Trying Were]
I like to act. I work for scale. I don't have an acting agent. I'm in the book. John Sayles
[ Act Acting Agent Book Scale Work]
Books themselves need no defense. Their spokesmen come and go, their readers live and die, they remain constant. Lawrence Clark Powell
[ Books Come Constant Defense Die Go Live Need Readers Remain Spokesmen Their Themselves]
I can't pick out one single book that had such a profound personal impact. Louise Brown
[ Book Had Impact Out Personal Pick Profound Single Such]
My book has a lot of parts of my life that people don't know about. Maureen Forrester
[ Book Know Life Lot Parts]
I think it's too easy often to find a villain out of the headlines and to then repeat that villainy again and again and again. You know, traditionally, America has always looked to scapegoat someone as the boogie man. Edward Zwick
[ Again Always America Boogie Easy Find Headlines Know Looked Man Often Out Repeat Scapegoat Someone Then Think Too Traditionally Villain Villainy]
A man in a bookstore buys a book on loneliness and every woman in the store hits on him. A woman buys a book on loneliness and the store clears out. Doug Coupland
[ Book Bookstore Buys Clears Every Him Hits Loneliness Man Out Store Woman]
In the case of my book, I don't think it's really the coming-out gay novel that everyone really needed, even though it was received as such. The boy is too creepy, he betrays his teacher, the only adult man with whom he's enjoyed a sexual experience, etc. Edmund White
[ Adult Betrays Book Boy Case Creepy Enjoyed Etc Even Everyone Experience Gay His Man Needed Novel Only Really Received Sexual Such Teacher Think Though Too Whom]
Saddam Hussein wrote the book on human rights violations. Curt Weldon
[ Book Human Hussein Rights Saddam Violations Wrote]
But then of course you reach a point where you have to say, I've got to figure out how this book's going to end. Otherwise, you're going to write yourself into so many dead-ends. Anthony Doerr
[ Book Course End Figure Going Got How Into Many Otherwise Out Point Reach Say Then Where Write Yourself]
I spend about eight months researching and outlining my book. Jeffery Deaver
[ Book Eight Months Outlining Researching Spend]
The reason that there are so few good books written is that so few people who write know anything. Walter Bagehot
[ Anything Books Few Good Know Reason Write Written]
I think everyone should sit down and write a book. It's a lot like therapy but a lot less expensive. Norma McCorvey
[ Book Down Everyone Expensive Less Lot Should Sit Therapy Think Write]
If you look at my bookings, they've gone down each season. That's something I'm trying to keep improving. On the pitch you don't want any silly bookings. Wayne Rooney
[ Any Down Each Gone Improving Keep Look Pitch Season Silly Something Trying Want]
I prefer the honest jargon of reality to the outright lies of books. Jean Rostand
[ Books Honest Jargon Lies Outright Prefer Reality]
You know the actor John Garfield? In one movie he walked up to this train station, the ticket booth, and the guy says, 'Yes, where are you going?' And he says, 'I want a ticket to nowhere.' I thought: that's it. The freedom to do that. I want a ticket to nowhere. Wayne Shorter
[ Actor Booth Freedom Garfield Going Guy John Know Movie Nowhere Says Station Thought Ticket Train Up Walked Want Where Yes]
I have three brothers and they're all into computers. They're all intellects. My mother would pay me a quarter a page to read a book and I couldn't make 50 cents. I just couldn't do it. Josh Holloway
[ Book Brothers Cents Computers Intellects Into Just Make Mother Page Pay Quarter Read Three Would]
'Tis pleasant, sure, to see one's name in print. A book's a book, although there's nothing in 't. Lord Byron
[ Although Book Name Nothing Pleasant Print See Sure Tis]
I feel sorry for people who have to edit me. Which is why book writing is by far the most enjoyable. Really the only thing it's based on is whether it's good or not. No book editor, in my experience, is getting a manuscript and try to rewrite it. Chuck Klosterman
[ Based Book Edit Editor Enjoyable Experience Far Feel Getting Good Manuscript Most Only Really Rewrite Sorry Thing Try Whether Which Why Writing]
I thought a dignified thing to do would be to live in the country by the time I'm 50 and write books. Julian Clary
[ Books Country Dignified Live Thing Thought Time Would Write]
I know of no book which has been a source of brutality and sadistic conduct, both public and private, that can compare with the Bible. James Paget
[ Been Bible Book Both Brutality Compare Conduct Know Private Public Sadistic Source Which]
Be kind and considerate with your criticism... It's just as hard to write a bad book as it is to write a good book. Malcolm Cowley
[ Bad Book Considerate Criticism Good Hard Just Kind Write Your]
We used to play the Savoy Ballroom, and we always had a boogie tune in the set. Bands like Tommy Dorsey used to do a little boogie woogie. The big bands. Jay McShann
[ Always Ballroom Bands Big Boogie Dorsey Had Little Play Set Tommy Tune Used]
Comic books and graphic novels are a great medium. It's incredibly underused. Darren Aronofsky
[ Books Comic Graphic Great Incredibly Medium Novels]
We really tried hard not to make it a cricket book, it appeals to a much wider community. Hansie Cronje
[ Appeals Book Community Cricket Hard Make Much Really Tried Wider]
All of my books now come from readers' ideas. Ann Rule
[ Books Come Ideas Now Readers]
I came in on the decline. Phil Elliot was in first, he got his book out, he sold thirteen thousand, I think he got two issues out before I got mine in, this was March '87. He was out in December '86. Eddie Campbell
[ Before Book Came December Decline First Got His Issues March Mine Out Phil Sold Think Thirteen Thousand Two]
The Bible and several other self help or enlightenment books cite the Seven Deadly Sins. They are: pride, greed, lust, envy, wrath, sloth, and gluttony. That pretty much covers everything that we do, that is sinful... or fun for that matter. Dave Mustaine
[ Bible Books Cite Covers Deadly Enlightenment Envy Everything Fun Gluttony Greed Help Lust Matter Much Other Pretty Pride Self Seven Several Sinful Sins Sloth Wrath]
The book to read is not the one which thinks for you, but the one which makes you think. No book in the world equals the Bible for that. Harper Lee
[ Bible Book Equals Makes Read Think Thinks Which World]
I get letters from readers who say that they have always hated reading, but somebody suggested one of my books, they actually finished the book and enjoyed it, and they're going on to read another book. I'm thrilled that they have figured out that reading is fun. Caroline B. Cooney
[ Actually Always Another Book Books Enjoyed Figured Finished Fun Get Going Hated Letters Out Read Readers Reading Say Somebody Suggested Thrilled]
I mean, there are things in the book you could never do in a movie. Noah Hathaway
[ Book Could Mean Movie Never Things]
The world is lousy with Arab princes. And if we could have got Osama bin Laden, and saved at some point down the road 3,000 American lives, a few less Arab princes would have been OK in my book. Michael Scheuer
[ American Arab Been Bin Book Could Down Few Got Laden Less Lives Lousy Ok Osama Point Princes Road Saved Some World Would]
I would love mainland Chinese to read my book. There is a Chinese translation which I worked on myself, published in Hong Kong and Taiwan. Many copies have gone into China but it is still banned. Jung Chang
[ Banned Book China Chinese Copies Gone Hong Into Kong Love Mainland Many Myself Published Read Still Taiwan Translation Which Worked Would]
I have to go make books. Sorry about that. Teresa Nielsen Hayden
[ Books Go Make Sorry]
The vampire underworld is much larger than most people could imagine. It exists in all the cities mentioned in the book, but also in many, many more. Teenagers, especially, seem to like to act out vampire fantasies. James Patterson
[ Act Also Book Cities Could Especially Exists Fantasies Imagine Larger Many Mentioned More Most Much Out Seem Teenagers Than Underworld Vampire]
As for the expected boon to the Mexican economy, we have seen none of these gains, and instead we have seen NAFTA's detrimental impact on the Mexican workers. Stephen F. Lynch
[ Boon Detrimental Economy Expected Gains Impact Instead Mexican Nafta None Seen These Workers]
I just signed to do my next book with Ecco Press, a new primer or encyclopedia. This will be my take on what classic Italian cooking is. Mario Batali
[ Book Classic Cooking Encyclopedia Italian Just New Next Press Signed Take Will]
Wherever they burn books they will also, in the end, burn human beings. Heinrich Heine
[ Also Beings Books Burn End Human Wherever Will]
I had to do the book because there was an unauthorised biography which didn't tell it like it was. Cilla Black
[ Because Biography Book Had Tell Which]
A man's got to take a lot of punishment to write a really funny book. Ernest Hemingway
[ Book Funny Got Lot Man Punishment Really Take Write]
MAY it please your Honors: I was desired by one of the court to look into the books, and consider the question now before them concerning Writs of Assistance. James Otis
[ Assistance Before Books Concerning Consider Court Desired Honors Into Look May Now Please Question Them Your]
The Bible has done more harm than any other book in the world. William Floyd
[ Any Bible Book Done Harm More Other Than World]
Hands down, the biggest thrill is to get a letter from a kid saying, I loved your book. Will you write me another one? Kate DiCamillo
[ Another Biggest Book Down Get Hands Kid Letter Loved Saying Thrill Will Write Your]
This book is pointing the way into it for people that see it as daunting or a mystery. Some people just do it, but others need help with the mindset, permission almost to listen to themselves. Understanding how things work is the key. Sally Schneider
[ Almost Book Daunting Help How Into Just Key Listen Mindset Mystery Need Others Permission Pointing See Some Themselves Things Understanding Way Work]
I'll tell you, I think that the Internet has provided an enormous boost to film criticism by giving people an opportunity to self publish or to find sites that are friendly. Roger Ebert
[ Boost Criticism Enormous Film Find Friendly Giving Internet Opportunity Provided Publish Self Sites Tell Think]
I have come to understand and appreciate writers much more recently since I started working on a book last fall. Before that, I thought golf writers got up every morning, played a round of golf, had lunch, showed up for our last three holes and then went to dinner. Phil Mickelson
[ Appreciate Before Book Come Dinner Every Fall Golf Got Had Holes Last Lunch More Morning Much Our Played Recently Round Showed Since Started Then Thought Three Understand Up Went Working Writers]
I didn't start working on children's books until I got a job at a book warehouse on the children's floor. When I started reading some of the books, I was so impressed. Kate DiCamillo
[ Book Books Children Floor Got Impressed Job Reading Some Start Started Until Warehouse Working]
Deep-versed in books and shallow in himself. John Milton
[ Books Himself Shallow]
A good writer cannot avoid having social consciousness. I don't mean this about small pieces of writing, but about a big book. If it's a big book, there has to be more than one undertow. Marguerite Young
[ Avoid Big Book Cannot Consciousness Good Having Mean More Pieces Small Social Than Undertow Writer Writing]
I knew it was going to be enormous because of the number of people who bought the books, but, to be honest, I never thought it would be bigger than Bond. Never in a million years. Robbie Coltrane
[ Because Bigger Bond Books Bought Enormous Going Honest Knew Million Never Number Than Thought Would Years]
By the time I was 12 or 13, I was studying biochemistry textbooks. Joshua Lederberg
[ Biochemistry Studying Textbooks Time]
They give me the money, I give them the book. Having input into the adaptation would be kind of like selling a house and coming back three years later and saying, 'Paint it this color!' Robert B. Parker
[ Adaptation Back Book Color Coming Give Having House Input Into Kind Later Money Paint Saying Selling Them Three Would Years]
'What is the use of a book', thought Alice, 'without pictures or conversations?' Lewis Carroll
[ Alice Book Conversations Pictures Thought Use Without]
A man's action is only a picture book of his creed. Arthur Helps
[ Action Book Creed His Man Only Picture]
I think of my books as mainstream and that's were most people who read them look for them in book stores. Jean M. Auel
[ Book Books Look Mainstream Most Read Stores Them Think Were]
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. Len Deighton
[ Answer Asked Asking Book Come First Frequently Interesting Might More Second Their Them Why Writers Wrote]
Learning is acquired by reading books, but the much more necessary learning, the knowledge of the world, is only to be acquired by reading men, and studying all the various facets of them. Lord Chesterfield
[ Acquired Books Facets Knowledge Learning Men More Much Necessary Only Reading Studying Them Various World]
Don't write the book you think publishers want to commission. Plenty of other writers will be doing the same thing. Louise Brown
[ Book Commission Doing Other Plenty Publishers Same Thing Think Want Will Write Writers]
One sheds one's sicknesses in books - repeats and presents again one's emotions, to be master of them. David Herbert Lawrence
[ Again Books Emotions Master Presents Repeats Sheds Sicknesses Them]
My generation had to be taken seriously because we were stopping things and burning things. We were able to initiate change, because we had such vast numbers. We were part of the baby boom, and when we moved, everything moved with us. John Hughes
[ Able Baby Because Boom Burning Change Everything Generation Had Initiate Moved Numbers Part Seriously Stopping Such Taken Things Us Vast Were]
Also, I had read a book called She's Not There: A Life in Two Genders, written by a professor who had gone through transgender surgery, but it took this person well into his thirties to come to terms with the absolute necessity of having to do it. Mercedes Ruehl
[ Absolute Also Book Called Come Genders Gone Had Having His Into Life Necessity Person Professor Read She Surgery Terms Thirties Through Took Transgender Two Well Written]
The guys in my band are great-we watch movies, we eat pizza, take walks, read books. Everybody has a really great sense of humor. And my boyfriend comes and visits me on the road. Lisa Loeb
[ Band Books Boyfriend Comes Eat Everybody Great Guys Humor Movies Pizza Read Really Road Sense Take Visits Walks Watch]
What I do in my book is let people know about these programs. Matthew Lesko
[ Book Know Programs These]
I still have a full-time day job, which is why it took me five years to write An Ear to the Ground, and why I won't have another book finished by next week. Ken Thompson
[ Another Book Day Ear Finished Five Full-Time Ground Job Next Still Took Week Which Why Won Write 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. Chuck Klosterman
[ Asked Because Book Cool Entertainment Example Fargo Get How Job Kind Magazine Mom Newspaper Paid Say Weekly Well Written]
We Jews have a special attachment to the Book. The study of page after page in tomes yellowing with age was obligatory. Theodore Bikel
[ After Age Attachment Book Jews Obligatory Page Special Study]
The vehemence with which certain critics have chosen not simply to criticize what I've written, but to challenge my writing this story at all, speaks of what the book is about: fear of disapproval. Joyce Maynard
[ Book Certain Challenge Chosen Criticize Critics Disapproval Fear Simply Speaks Story Vehemence Which Writing Written]
The book is really, really dark, to the point where some people that I've talked to have said that it could be a series. And I'm like, Where? VH1? It's a little hard for VH1. Nikki Sixx
[ Book Could Dark Hard Little Point Really Said Series Some Talked Vh1 Where]
I'm very aware how many distractions the reader has in life today, how many good reasons there are to put the book down. David McCullough
[ Aware Book Distractions Down Good How Life Many Put Reader Reasons Today Very]
Every night, I have to read a book, so that my mind will stop thinking about things that I stress about. Britney Spears
[ Book Every Mind Night Read Stop Stress Things Thinking Will]
Her book about the money in sex gives you the feeling of the sex in money. Leon Wieseltier
[ Book Feeling Gives Her Money Sex]
Paris and Nicky Hilton? Those girls will show up to the opening of a phone book. It's like a big joke. Rachel Perry
[ Big Book Girls Hilton Joke Opening Paris Phone Show Those Up Will]
Books fall from Garry Wills like leaves from a maple tree in a sort of permanent October. John Leonard
[ Books Fall Garry Leaves Maple October Permanent Sort Tree Wills]
Whoever you are, you will not write this book. I can tell you nothing. Do not call me again. Ever. Roberto Calvi
[ Again Book Call Ever Nothing Tell Whoever Will Write]
The book of Revelation is written largely in symbols. Joseph Franklin Rutherford
[ Book Largely Revelation Symbols Written]
To see this place would truly be worth a trip to India in itself, and from the spirit of the religion that lived here one can learn more in an hour of viewing than from all the books ever written. Rudolf Otto
[ Books Ever Here Hour India Itself Learn Lived More Place Religion See Spirit Than Trip Truly Viewing Worth Would Written]
I cite in my book countless examples of the foundational documents of the colonial period in America and the writings of the leaders, that this was intended to be a Christian nation. Pat Robertson
[ America Book Christian Cite Colonial Countless Documents Examples Foundational Intended Leaders Nation Period Writings]
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]
Authors change publishers because it's like being married for a long time and suddenly you want to go out and have a wild affair! No, not seriously, sometimes the deal is more interesting with a new publisher, and other times they have more enthusiasm for your books. Jackie Collins
[ Affair Authors Because Being Books Change Deal Enthusiasm Go Interesting Long Married More New Other Out Publisher Publishers Seriously Sometimes Suddenly Time Times Want Wild Your]
I have no memory for what happens in what books. I don't know when I might remember a scene, but beats me what book it's in because there are 14 of them now. Donna Leon
[ Beats Because Book Books Happens Know Memory Might Now Remember Scene Them]
In one sense I feel that my book is a one-woman argument against determinism. Susan Griffin
[ Against Argument Book Determinism Feel Sense]
Reading is a conversation. All books talk. But a good book listens as well. Mark Haddon
[ Book Books Conversation Good Listens Reading Talk Well]
Nothing more rapidly inclines a person to go into a monastery than reading a book on etiquette. There are so many trivial ways in which it is possible to commit some social sin. Quentin Crisp
[ Book Commit Etiquette Go Inclines Into Many Monastery More Nothing Person Possible Rapidly Reading Sin Social Some Than Trivial Ways Which]
The profession of book writing makes horse racing seem like a solid, stable business. John Steinbeck
[ Book Business Horse Makes Profession Racing Seem Solid Stable Writing]
No two persons ever read the same book. Edmund Wilson
[ Book Ever Persons Read Same Two]
The Dick, Jane, and Spot primers have gone to that bookshelf in the sky. I have, in some ways, a tender feeling toward them, so I think it's for the best. Chris Van Allsburg
[ Best Bookshelf Feeling Gone Jane Sky Some Spot Tender Them Think Toward Ways]
These tapes have been found, which were taken from the desk and various bootlegs. At the time we never got to hear them, they didn't seem to be available or they just got put to one side. Michael Giles
[ Available Been Desk Found Got Hear Just Never Put Seem Side Taken Tapes Them These Time Various Were Which]
Who knows the minds of men and how they reason and what their methodology is? But I am not going to extrapolate from the General Conference backing out on my book and make it a personal issue. Walter Martin
[ Am Backing Book Conference Extrapolate General Going How Issue Knows Make Men Methodology Minds Out Personal Reason Their]
That was the - It was an exciting time because it was as though I was sort of tied up in a paper bag or in a gunny sack with a rope around the neck of it, and all of a sudden with the acceptance of that first book everything sort of spilled out! Robert McCloskey
[ Acceptance Around Bag Because Book Everything Exciting First Neck Out Paper Rope Sack Sort Spilled Sudden Though Tied Time Up]
It's a very good historical book about history. Dan Quayle History
[ Book Good Historical History Very]
I describe my works as books, but my publishers in Spain, in the United States, and elsewhere insist on calling them novels. Guillermo Cabrera Infante
[ Books Calling Describe Elsewhere Insist Novels Publishers Spain States Them United Works]
I have learned to do more with less, so you don't see the big books anymore. Terry Brooks
[ Anymore Big Books Learned Less More See]
Listen, my day job is also Chief Creative Officer for Marvel, and it's a very painful job because we publish a lot of books, and there are things I see where I can punch people out. Therefore, we have some new people now, and the kids are going to read our books. Avi Arad
[ Also Because Books Chief Creative Day Going Job Kids Listen Lot Marvel New Now Officer Our Out Painful Publish Punch Read See Some Therefore Things Very Where]
The president requested me to restore order in the national team. I have been designated to be part of the official delegation to Egypt to help boost the morale of our players. Roger Milla
[ Been Boost Delegation Designated Egypt Help Morale National Official Order Our Part Players President Requested Restore Team]
I know many books which have bored their readers, but I know of none which has done real evil. Voltaire
[ Books Bored Done Evil Know Many None Readers Real Their Which]
The revision of the books of Judges, Samuel, and Kings, undertaken towards the end of the Babylonian exile, a revision much more thorough than is commonly assumed, condemns as heretical the whole age of the Kings. Julius Wellhausen
[ Age Assumed Books Commonly Condemns End Exile Heretical Judges Kings More Much Revision Samuel Than Thorough Towards Undertaken Whole]
After all those years in Asia, I don't have to do promotion anymore. We just release a Jackie Chan movie and - Boom! - people go. Jackie Chan
[ After Anymore Asia Boom Chan Go Jackie Just Movie Promotion Release Those Years]
Books are the blessed chloroform of the mind. Oswald Chambers
[ Blessed Books Chloroform Mind]
I'm writing a book and working on my one-woman show, Learning To Be Human. Shirley Knight
[ Book Human Learning Show Working Writing]
I have written a book. This will come as quite a shock to some. They didn't think I could read, much less write. George W. Bush
[ Book Come Could Less Much Quite Read Shock Some Think Will Write Written]
A person who publishes a book willfully appears before the populace with his pants down. If it is a good book nothing can hurt him. If it is a bad book nothing can help him. Edna St. Vincent Millay
[ Appears Bad Before Book Down Good Help Him His Hurt Nothing Pants Person Populace Publishes Willfully]
On the fourth day of July following, a party of about two hundred Indians attacked Boonsborough, killed one man, and wounded two. Daniel Boone
[ Attacked Day Following Fourth Hundred Indians July Killed Man Party Two Wounded]
I also met, early on Ella Fitzgerald. Her songbooks are some of the most amazing bodies of work. Johnny Mathis
[ Also Amazing Bodies Early Ella Fitzgerald Her Met Most Some Work]
Judy couldn't move to Britain for family reasons, so I had to come to the States, and the U.S. government wouldn't give me a Green Card, so I airily told her I'd write a book. Bernard Cornwell
[ Book Britain Card Come Family Give Government Green Had Her Judy Move Reasons States Told Write]
A book is always a dialogue with other readers and other books. Tim O'Reilly
[ Always Book Books Dialogue Other Readers]
There's man all over for you, blaming on his boots the fault of his feet. Samuel Beckett
[ Blaming Boots Fault Feet His Man Over]
I have considered rap music stars, and there is one in my new book, Lovers and Players, and there is also a hip-hop music mogul who I think you will like a lot. Jackie Collins
[ Also Book Considered Hip-Hop Lot Lovers Music New Players Rap Stars Think Will]
One trouble with developing speed reading skills is that by the time you realize a book is boring you've already finished it. Franklin P. Jones
[ Already Book Boring Developing Finished Reading Realize Skills Speed Time Trouble]
There are many little ways to enlarge your child's world. Love of books is the best of all. Jackie Kennedy
[ Best Books Child Enlarge Little Love Many Ways World Your]
Books are not men and yet they stay alive. Henry Ward Beecher
[ Alive Books Men Stay Yet]
Beware of the person of one book. Thomas Aquinas
[ Beware Book Person]
Books are a real solace, friendships are good but action is better than all. John Burns
[ Action Better Books Friendships Good Real Solace Than]
Definition of a classic: a book everyone is assumed to have read and often thinks they have. Alan Bennett
[ Assumed Book Classic Definition Everyone Often Read Thinks]
The language of my books has shaped me as a man. Don DeLillo
[ Books Language Man Shaped]
You are welcome to your intellectual pastimes and books and art and newspapers; welcome, too, to your bars and your whisky that only makes me ill. Here am I in the forest, quite content. Knut Hamsun
[ Am Art Bars Books Content Forest Here Ill Intellectual Makes Newspapers Only Quite Too Welcome Whisky Your]
I've always had great respect for Paddington because he is amusingly English and eccentric. He is a great British institution and my generation grew up with the books and then Michael Horden's animations. Stephen Fry
[ Always Because Books British Eccentric English Generation Great Grew Had Institution Michael Respect Then Up]
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable, is but the nature of learning; whereas the experience gained from actual life is one of the nature of wisdom. Samuel Smiles
[ Actual Books Experience Gained Gathered Learning Life Nature Often Though Valuable Whereas Wisdom]
When I make a book, I make it for the child and not for the parent - no jokes in it for the parents! Dick Bruna
[ Book Child Jokes Make Parent Parents]
I hate books; they only teach us to talk about what we don't know. Jean-Jacques Rousseau
[ Books Hate Know Only Talk Teach Us]
I think that every so-called history book and film biography should be prefaced by the statement that what follows is the author's rendition of events and circumstances. Barbara Kruger
[ Author Biography Book Circumstances Events Every Film Follows History Rendition Should So-Called Statement Think]
The tendency of modern scientific teaching is to neglect the great books, to lay far too much stress upon relatively unimportant modern work, and to present masses of detail of doubtful truth and questionable weight in such a way as to obscure principles. Ronald Fisher
[ Books Detail Doubtful Far Great Lay Masses Modern Much Neglect Obscure Present Principles Questionable Relatively Scientific Stress Such Teaching Tendency Too Truth Unimportant Upon Way Weight Work]
When we were first offered a book deal prior to Avon's, they were trying to get us to change it from the first-person story into a how-to book, and they were offering us some decent money. My agent told me; "you should really consider this". Kenny Loggins
[ Agent Avon Book Change Consider Deal Decent First First-Person First-Person Get Into Money Offered Offering Prior Really Should Some Story Told Trying Us Were]
Sometimes some of these little side excursions are useful and I manage to fit them in the book somewhere. Jack Vance
[ Book Excursions Fit Little Manage Side Some Sometimes Somewhere Them These Useful]
Well, the big elephant in the whole system is the baby boomer generation that marches through like a herd of elephants. And we begin to retire in 2008. Lindsey Graham
[ Baby Begin Big Elephant Elephants Generation Herd Marches Retire System Through Well Whole]
I guess if one set of my books was selling like Stephen King's, and the other wasn't selling at all, editors would want me to do the ones that sold like Stephen King's. But they seem to be willing to let me pick what I want to do next. Fred Saberhagen
[ Books Editors Guess King Next Ones Other Pick Seem Selling Set Sold Stephen Want Willing Would]
In the case of The Loved One, I was hired to collaborate on an updated version of the book. Terry Southern
[ Book Case Collaborate Hired Loved Updated Version]
I have no problem selling books to media franchises and we do it all the time. The author must understand that he/she is a writer for hire and has no control over copyright or over editorial changes made to the text. Richard Curtis
[ Author Books Changes Control Copyright Editorial Franchises Hire Made Media Must Over Problem Selling She Text Time Understand Writer]
But there's a lot of 50's and a lot of boomers and a lot of kids in their 30's that grew up with us. Harvey Korman
[ Boomers Grew Kids Lot Their Up Us]
But compared to writing a novel, where you can be God, I did the Bay of Pigs invasion in six pages once, and there were 50,000 guys with boots that I didn't have to pay, and all those extras; we didn't have to pay them. John Sayles
[ Bay Boots Compared Did Extras God Guys Invasion Novel Once Pages Pay Pigs Six Them Those Were Where Writing]
You don't want to dwell on your enemies, you know. I basically feel so superior to my critics for the simple reason that they haven't done what I do. Most book reviewers haven't written 11 novels. Many of them haven't written one. John Irving
[ Basically Book Critics Done Dwell Enemies Feel Haven Know Many Most Novels Reason Reviewers Simple Superior Them Want Written Your]
The Americans may think they have 'liberated' Baghdad but the tens of thousands of thieves - they came in families and cruised the city in trucks and cars searching for booty - seem to have a different idea what liberation means. Robert Fisk
[ Americans Baghdad Booty Came Cars City Different Families Idea Liberated Liberation May Means Searching Seem Tens Thieves Think Thousands Trucks]
The Pentagon can't even audit its own books. It doesn't even know where its money is going. And we refuse to have the tough forces go on the Pentagon so that at least they are efficient with the money they're spending. Tom Coburn
[ Audit Books Efficient Even Forces Go Going Know Least Money Own Pentagon Refuse Spending Tough Where]
Booty is just a ghetto expression, and I'm just a booty star. Richard Pryor
[ Booty Expression Ghetto Just Star]
A book is worth a few francs; we Germans can afford to destroy those. We all may not appreciate artistic merit, but cash value is another matter. Paul Scofield
[ Afford Another Appreciate Artistic Book Cash Destroy Few Francs Germans Matter May Merit Those Value Worth]
More than four thousand programs produced and consumed. Some of them were pretty good, a great many of them were forgettable; but a handful may even be worth a book. Ted Koppel
[ Book Consumed Even Four Good Great Handful Many May More Pretty Produced Programs Some Than Them Thousand Were Worth]
A close associate of his gave an interview in which the book was described as quotes 'fiction from being to end'. I suffered trial by tabloid for a couple of weeks, lots of insults in the press, in the columns - this man should be put in the tower and so on. Anthony Holden
[ Associate Being Book Close Columns Couple Described End Fiction Gave His Insults Interview Lots Man Press Put Quotes Should Suffered Tabloid Tower Trial Weeks Which]
If you never ask yourself any questions about the meaning of a passage, you cannot expect the book to give you any insight you do not already possess. Mortimer Adler
[ Already Any Ask Book Cannot Expect Give Insight Meaning Never Passage Possess Questions Yourself]
Prolonged, indiscriminate reviewing of books is a quite exceptionally thankless, irritating and exhausting job. It not only involves praising trash but constantly inventing reactions towards books about which one has no spontaneous feeling whatever. George Orwell
[ Books Constantly Exceptionally Exhausting Feeling Indiscriminate Inventing Involves Irritating Job Only Praising Prolonged Quite Reactions Reviewing Spontaneous Thankless Towards Trash Whatever Which]
I deliberately wrote a poem in my last book where I was suggesting that there are other passions as great as or more important than the passion of sex. Thom Gunn
[ Book Deliberately Great Important Last More Other Passion Passions Poem Sex Suggesting Than Where Wrote]
After my mother died, I found, a little book of hers which recorded everything I had ever done, how I had done it, and how proud she was of her son Conrad. Conrad Veidt
[ After Book Died Done Ever Everything Found Had Her Hers How Little Mother Proud Recorded She Son Which]
Write books only if you are going to say in them the things you would never dare confide to anyone. Emile M. Cioran
[ Anyone Books Confide Dare Going Never Only Say Them Things Would Write]
A divorce lawyer is a chameleon with a law book. Marvin Mitchelson
[ Book Chameleon Divorce Law Lawyer]
The new spirituality will bring about what I'm calling the 'end of better.' And that is in fact what is called for in the next of the series of books that I've been writing. Neale Donald Walsch
[ Been Better Books Bring Called Calling End Fact New Next Series Spirituality Will Writing]
It's not surprising to see in my own work, looking back, and in the work of some of my peers, an attention to family. It's nice to write a book that does tend toward significance and meaning, and where else are you sure of finding it? Jonathan Franzen
[ Attention Back Book Does Else Family Finding Looking Meaning Nice Own Peers See Significance Some Sure Surprising Tend Toward Where Work Write]
Wear the old coat and buy the new book. Austin Phelps
[ Book Buy Coat New Old Wear]
Research to me is as important or more important than the writing. It is the foundation upon which the book is built. Leon Uris
[ Book Built Foundation Important More Research Than Upon Which Writing]
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books. Alvin Lee
[ Anywhere Books Go Make Read World]
In my subconscious, my books were part of a single emotional journey. Jeanette Winterson
[ Books Emotional Journey Part Single Subconscious Were]
Your love to me was like an unread book. Countee Cullen
[ Book Love Unread Your]
If you take a book of a thousand pages on the Second World War, in which 50 million people died, the concentration camps occupy two pages and the gas chambers ten or 15 lines, and that's what one calls a detail. Jean-Marie Le Pen
[ Book Calls Camps Chambers Concentration Detail Died Gas Lines Million Occupy Pages Second Take Ten Thousand Two War Which World]
I got $30 from Nation magazine for a poem and $500 for my first book of poems. Jim Harrison
[ Book First Got Magazine Nation Poem Poems]
It's difficult to get started-when it comes to dealing with an unknown quantity, people are reluctant to trust their own opinion. It helps if two or three people give you a boost. Lyle Lovett
[ Boost Comes Dealing Difficult Get Give Helps Opinion Own Quantity Reluctant Their Three Trust Two Unknown]
A book that furnishes no quotations is no book - it is a plaything. Thomas Love Peacock
[ Book Furnishes Plaything Quotations]
With this book, I truly hope to reach everyone that I don't bump into on the street and share my story. Teri Hatcher
[ Book Bump Everyone Hope Into Reach Share Story Street Truly]
I only keep books that I like very much. Otherwise I'd throw them out. Norman MacCaig
[ Books Keep Much Only Otherwise Out Them Throw Very]
Books are but waste paper unless we spend in action the wisdom we get from thought - asleep. When we are weary of the living, we may repair to the dead, who have nothing of peevishness, pride, or design in their conversation. William Butler Yeats
[ Action Asleep Books Conversation Dead Design Get Living May Nothing Paper Pride Repair Spend Their Thought Unless Waste Weary Wisdom]
A book is sent out into the world, and there is no way of fully anticipating the responses it will elicit. Consider the responses called forth by the Bible, Homer, Shakespeare - let alone contemporary poetry or a modern novel. Chaim Potok
[ Alone Anticipating Bible Book Called Consider Contemporary Elicit Forth Fully Homer Into Modern Novel Out Poetry Responses Sent Shakespeare Way Will World]
I began writing a book on love because I felt that the United States is moving away from love. Bell Hooks
[ Away Because Began Book Felt Love Moving States United Writing]
Someone told me that each equation I included in the book would halve the sales. Stephen Hawking
[ Book Each Equation Included Sales Someone Told Would]
I know he was definitely beaten by her. I saw it many times. But we had a different way of dealing with her. He'd let her have more and more booze until she passed out. David Gest
[ Beaten Booze Dealing Definitely Different Had Her Know Many More Out Passed Saw She Times Until Way]
One of the characteristics I cherish in my friends is their childlike gullibility, and several excited minutes were spent trying to actually find this book. Phil Foglio
[ Actually Book Characteristics Cherish Childlike Excited Find Friends Gullibility Minutes Several Spent Their Trying Were]
During the 1990s, San Francisco lived through one of the most intense economic booms of its history. Gavin Newsom
[ During Economic Francisco History Intense Lived Most San Through]
I'm totally down with insurrection in the street. I've had a great time with that over the years. Insurrection in the voting booth is the other part of the equation. Jello Biafra
[ Booth Down Equation Great Had Insurrection Other Over Part Street Time Totally Voting Years]
Do not suppose, however, that I intend to urge a diet of classics on anybody. I have seen such diets at work. I have known people who have actually read all, or almost all, the guaranteed Hundred Best Books. God save us from reading nothing but the best. Robertson Davies
[ Actually Almost Anybody Best Books Classics Diet Diets God Guaranteed However Hundred Intend Known Nothing Read Reading Save Seen Such Suppose Urge Us Work]
Books, I don't know what you see in them. I can understand a person reading them, but I can't for the life of me see why people have to write them. Peter Ustinov
[ Books Know Life Person Reading See Them Understand Why Write]
When I was a boy, I always saw myself as a hero in comic books and in movies. I grew up believing this dream. Elvis Presley
[ Always Believing Books Boy Comic Dream Grew Hero Movies Myself Saw Up]
Webster and I are very aloof. The two of us go and sit there by ourselves. I sit by myself in the corner with my book and the newspaper. He kind of runs around a little bit, and then he goes and sits on top of the picnic table. He never plays with other little dogs. Calista Flockhart
[ Aloof Around Bit Book Corner Dogs Go Goes Kind Little Myself Never Newspaper Other Ourselves Picnic Plays Runs Sit Sits Table Then Top Two Us Very Webster]
My books are very few, but then the world is before me - a library open to all - from which poverty of purse cannot exclude me - in which the meanest and most paltry volume is sure to furnish something to amuse, if not to instruct and improve. Joseph Howe
[ Amuse Before Books Cannot Exclude Few Furnish Improve Instruct Library Meanest Most Open Paltry Poverty Purse Something Sure Then Very Volume Which World]
It's different in Scotland. People who come to readings are more interested in literature as such, but the readership in general is really quite diverse. It's a cliche, but it's said that people who read my books don't read any other books, and you do get that element. Irvine Welsh
[ Any Books Cliche Come Different Diverse Element General Get Interested Literature More Other Quite Read Readership Readings Really Said Scotland Such]
Take away the Book of Mormon and the revelations, and where is our religion? We have none. Joseph Smith, Jr.
[ Away Book Mormon None Our Religion Revelations Take Where]
I have to have a character worth caring about. I tend not to start writing books about people I don't have a lot of sympathy for because I'm just going to be with them too long. Richard Russo
[ Because Books Caring Character Going Just Long Lot Start Sympathy Tend Them Too Worth Writing]
I'm not sure Kinsey has changed in these first twelve books. I think the reader learns more about her, but from Kinsey's perspective, only three years have passed while the rest of us have been getting older at a much faster clip. Sue Grafton
[ Been Books Changed Clip Faster First Getting Her Kinsey Learns More Much Older Only Passed Perspective Reader Rest Sure These Think Three Twelve Us While Years]
Ten years ago I was not heavily involved in the film world but on reflection it was a boom time with the mineral boom happening, so there was immense growth for industrial training films, documentaries to do with the mining, and the outback world. Ann Macbeth
[ Ago Boom Documentaries Film Films Growth Happening Heavily Immense Industrial Involved Mineral Mining Reflection Ten Time Training World Years]
I always wanted to go to the Chavez school but I could never afford it when I was growing up so a lot of my learning came from magic books and watching other magicians. I was also very lucky that I had a couple of really good magic teachers. Lance Burton
[ Afford Also Always Books Came Chavez Could Couple Go Good Growing Had Learning Lot Lucky Magic Magicians Never Other Really School Teachers Up Very Wanted Watching]
It's hard to see a film that's been made from a book that you really loved because it's such a different experience. Ed Harris
[ Because Been Book Different Experience Film Hard Loved Made Really See Such]
There's also something of an illusion in that, you can perhaps record a TV thing one month and complete a book the next and then be in a play. Then, if they all come out at once, it looks as if you're actually juggling a million things. Jane Asher
[ Actually Also Book Come Complete Illusion Juggling Looks Million Month Next Once Out Perhaps Play Record Something Then Thing Things Tv]
I'm sure you're aware, with the time it takes to put these books together, everything can suddenly start coming out at once even though I wrote anything between one and five years ago. Garth Ennis
[ Ago Anything Aware Between Books Coming Even Everything Five Once Out Put Start Suddenly Sure Takes These Though Time Together Wrote Years]
What we become depends on what we read after all of the professors have finished with us. The greatest university of all is a collection of books. Thomas Carlyle
[ After Become Books Collection Depends Finished Greatest Professors Read University Us]
Boot Camp was great and very interesting. You got to use live rounds of ammunition and got to do a lot of crawling around with live rounds flying around you, so you really had to learn to keep your ass down - everything down for that matter. Mel Gibson
[ Ammunition Around Ass Boot Camp Crawling Down Everything Flying Got Great Had Interesting Keep Learn Live Lot Matter Really Rounds Use Very Your]
Most people don't have the money to spend on advertising to create awareness among readers, nor do they have the contacts at newspapers or magazines to get their books reviewed. Sara Paretsky
[ Advertising Among Awareness Books Contacts Create Get Magazines Money Most Newspapers Nor Readers Reviewed Spend Their]
The book of Revelation says that we no longer need the sun or the moon, for Christ is the light of the world. Tim LaHaye
[ Book Christ Light Longer Moon Need Revelation Says Sun World]
I like a book better if I can't predict what's going to happen. Rudy Rucker
[ Better Book Going Happen Predict]
That was our first major tour and we got a chance to play in front of like 5000 people every day so it was like a Rock and Roll boot camp for us really, we learned a lot and made a lot of good friends. Adam Rich
[ Boot Camp Chance Day Every First Friends Front Good Got Learned Lot Made Major Our Play Really Rock Roll Tour Us]
It was kind of like songwriter's boot camp. You had to produce. You had to produce fast. You had to learn. Cynthia Weil
[ Boot Camp Fast Had Kind Learn Produce Songwriter]
My father is a well known artist, Ted Dyer, who has been painting for many years. Our work is very different, but growing up surrounded by paintings, paints, easels and art books does have an effect. John Dyer
[ Art Artist Been Books Different Does Effect Father Growing Known Many Our Painting Paintings Paints Surrounded Ted Up Very Well Work Years]
All the other books ask, 'What's it like?' What was World War II like for the young kid at Normandy, or what is work like for a woman having a job for the first time in her life? What's it like to be black or white? Studs Terkel
[ Ask Black Books First Having Her Ii Job Kid Life Other Time War White Woman Work World Young]
I think I learned a lot from reading in general - even from reading badly written books. Margaret Haddix
[ Badly Books Even General Learned Lot Reading Think Written]
Let's just say that I don't think our show has very much in common with the book any more. Kristin Davis
[ Any Book Common Just More Much Our Say Show Think Very]
There are writers in Germany who drink the Absolute like water; and there are books in which even the dogs make references to the Infinite. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
[ Absolute Books Dogs Drink Even Germany Infinite Make References Water Which Writers]
The absence of the heavy boot of Europe has preserved to these people the agile walk of the wild animal, while the general simplicity of their lives has given them many other points of physical perfection. John Millington Synge
[ Absence Animal Boot Europe General Given Heavy Lives Many Other Perfection Physical Points Preserved Simplicity Their Them These Walk While Wild]
At first I threw my weight upon my heels, as one does naturally in a boot, and was a good deal bruised, but after a few hours I learned the natural walk of man, and could follow my guide in any portion of the island. John Millington Synge
[ After Any Boot Bruised Could Deal Does Few First Follow Good Guide Heels Hours Island Learned Man Natural Naturally Portion Threw Upon Walk Weight]
I have three kids who like Harry Potter so I was sort of aware of it. You can't really move from it: it's on buses, in stores, it's everywhere. One of my kids has read the books; the other two are too small but they like the movies. Gary Oldman
[ Aware Books Buses Everywhere Harry Kids Move Movies Other Potter Read Really Small Sort Stores Three Too Two]
The books are all very, very different so the publishers really had to be different too. Mark Millar
[ Books Different Had Publishers Really Too Very]
Using these toolkits is like trying to make a bookshelf out of mashed potatoes. Jamie Zawinski
[ Bookshelf Make Mashed Out Potatoes These Trying Using]
Readers are paramount. I live to write books for them. Jeffery Deaver
[ Books Live Paramount Readers Them Write]
They want a lip print for their autograph books. I'm a sport; I go along. Cleo Moore
[ Along Autograph Books Go Lip Print Sport Their Want]
If I could go back in time and tell my younger self that eventually that I'd become very successful writing Dune books after Frank Herbert's death, I would have laughed myself silly, I think, at how strange that prospect would be. Kevin J. Anderson
[ After Back Become Books Could Death Dune Eventually Frank Go Herbert How Laughed Myself Prospect Self Silly Strange Successful Tell Think Time Very Would Writing Younger]
I simply went down there to catch up with an old mate of mine, who owns the place. He's the one who wrote the book on the place, but no, no movie, just a beer. Bryan Brown
[ Beer Book Catch Down Just Mate Mine Movie Old Owns Place Simply Up Went Wrote]
A book worth reading is worth buying. John Ruskin
[ Book Buying Reading Worth]
Blake has always been a favorite, the lyrics, not so much the prophetic books, but I suppose Yeats influenced me more as a young poet, and the American, Robert Frost. Anne Stevenson
[ Always American Been Blake Books Favorite Frost Influenced Lyrics More Much Poet Prophetic Robert Suppose Yeats Young]
Dr. Phil was very helpful and caring. I believe he helped all of us there and watching how to better relate, understand, and communicate with our families and loved ones. Dr. Phil recommended reading my new book. Louie Anderson
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I mean, I guess I started during the comedy boom, so it was literally like, on Sunday you could decide you wanted to be a comic, and on Monday, you could be on stage. Todd Barry
[ Boom Comedy Comic Could Decide During Guess Literally Mean Monday Stage Started Sunday Wanted]
Very conscious of the fact that an effort was being made to destroy my mind, because I was deprived of books, deprived of any means of writing, deprived of human companionship. You never know how much you need it until you're deprived of it. Wole Soyinka
[ Any Because Being Books Companionship Conscious Deprived Destroy Effort Fact How Human Know Made Means Mind Much Need Never Until Very Writing]
The main thing that gives me hope is the media. We have radio, TV, magazines, and books, so we have the possibility of learning from societies that are remote from us, like Somalia. We turn on the TV and see what blew up in Iraq or we see conditions in Afghanistan. Jared Diamond
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Of the female black authors, I really like Morrison's early books a lot. But she's really become so much a clone of Faulkner. He did it better. Leslie Fiedler
[ Authors Become Better Black Books Clone Did Early Faulkner Female Lot Morrison Much Really She]
There is no need to education. It is not that you read a book, pass an examination, and finish with education. The whole of life, from the moment you are born to the moment you die, is a process of learning. Jiddu Krishnamurti
[ Book Born Die Education Examination Finish Learning Life Moment Need Pass Process Read Whole]
I write about myself with the same pencil and in the same exercise book as about him. It is no longer I, but another whose life is just beginning. Samuel Beckett
[ Another Beginning Book Exercise Him Just Life Longer Myself Pencil Same Whose Write]
There is in every American, I think, something of the old Daniel Boone - who, when he could see the smoke from another chimney, felt himself too crowded and moved further out into the wilderness. Hubert H. Humphrey
[ American Another Boone Chimney Could Crowded Daniel Every Felt Further Himself Into Moved Old Out See Smoke Something Think Too Wilderness]
Writing children's books gives a writer a very strong sense of narrative drive. Helen Dunmore
[ Books Children Drive Gives Narrative Sense Strong Very Writer Writing]
It helps when 1 can send the children off to their fathers so I can support my new book with a national publicity tour. I started writing the book when my daughter was 5. It took me almost four years. Meg Tilly
[ Almost Book Children Daughter Fathers Four Helps National New Off Publicity Send Started Support Their Took Tour Writing Years]
In between that time, I've done book narrating, you know, books on tape for Dove Audio. Juice Newton
[ Audio Between Book Books Done Dove Know Narrating Tape Time]
I did know that the book would end with a mind-boggling trial, but I didn't know exactly how it would turn out. I like a little suspense when I am writing, too. James Patterson
[ Am Book Did End Exactly How Know Little Mind-Boggling Out Suspense Too Trial Turn Would Writing]
Chief executives, who themselves own few shares of their companies, have no more feeling for the average stockholder than they do for baboons in Africa. T. Boone Pickens
[ Africa Average Chief Companies Executives Feeling Few More Own Shares Than Their Themselves]
Tim sends me a fairly ambitious workup in notebook form noting the passages we're going to cover and the chronology of the biblical events, and his commentaries on those things he's read and written. Jerry B. Jenkins
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Every day I run into people who don't know what I do. And even after I explain it they still don't know what I do. So now I can just say, 'Pick up the Locas book!' And that tells them all. Jaime Hernandez
[ After Book Day Even Every Explain Into Just Know Now Pick Run Say Still Tells Them Up]
Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counsellors, and the most patient of teachers. Charles W. Eliot
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The bastard form of mass culture is humiliated repetition... always new books, new programs, new films, news items, but always the same meaning. Roland Barthes
[ Always Books Culture Films Form Humiliated Items Mass Meaning New News Programs Repetition Same]
Also, if nothing else, writing this book has really changed the way I experience bookstores. I have a whole different appreciation for the amount of work packed into even the slimmest volume on the shelves. Jesse James Garrett
[ Also Amount Appreciation Book Bookstores Changed Different Else Even Experience Into Nothing Packed Really Shelves Volume Way Whole Work Writing]
Studying cows, pigs and chickens can help an actor develop his character. There are a lot of things I learned from animals. One was that they couldn't hiss or boo me. James Dean
[ Actor Animals Boo Character Chickens Cows Develop Help His Hiss Learned Lot Pigs Studying Things]
The thought of' the inferiority of the Negro is drilled into him in almost every class he enters and in almost every book he studies. Carter G. Woodson
[ Almost Book Class Enters Every Him Inferiority Into Negro Studies Thought]
The wise man reads both books and life itself. Lin Yutang
[ Books Both Itself Life Man Reads Wise]
Ideally a book would have no order in it, and the reader would have to discover his own. Raoul Vaneigem
[ Book Discover His Ideally Order Own Reader Would]
I mean, I wasn't stupid. I knew we'd make money and sell a lot of Dune books. Kevin J. Anderson
[ Books Dune Knew Lot Make Mean Money Sell Stupid]
I never thought I'd be a writer. I never thought I'd be able to read a book, let alone write one. So if books like this inspire kids to write, or even read a whole book, I think it's good. Don Novello
[ Able Alone Book Books Even Good Inspire Kids Never Read Think Thought Whole Write Writer]
To me a book is a message from the gods to mankind; or, if not, should never be published at all. Aleister Crowley
[ Book Gods Mankind Message Never Published Should]