Quotations that match 'critic'.

In criticism I will be bold, and as sternly, absolutely just with friend and foe. From this purpose nothing shall turn me. Edgar Allan Poe
[ Absolutely Bold Criticism Foe Friend Just Nothing Purpose Shall Turn Will]
The greater part of critics are parasites, who, if nothing had been written, would find nothing to write. J. B. Priestley
[ Been Critics Find Greater Had Nothing Parasites Part Would Write Written]
The world is equally shocked at hearing Christianity criticized and seeing it practiced. D. Elton Trueblood
[ Christianity Criticized Equally Hearing Practiced Seeing Shocked World]
Some critics of my work took the view that a satirist should defer to the finer feelings of his readers and respect widely held beliefs. David Low
[ Beliefs Critics Defer Feelings Finer Held His Readers Respect Satirist Should Some Took View Widely Work]
It would be very easy for us to do a collection that everybody would like and not criticize. But criticism is a part of life. You have to take it. Donatella Versace
[ Collection Criticism Criticize Easy Everybody Life Part Take Us Very Would]
The good critic is he who relates the adventures of his soul among masterpieces. Anatole France
[ Adventures Among Critic Good His Masterpieces Relates Soul]
It isn't making mistakes that's critical; it's correcting them and getting on with the principal task. Donald Rumsfeld
[ Correcting Critical Getting Making Mistakes Principal Task Them]
It is only through contact and comparison that the relative value or worthlessness of the various cultural elements can be clearly and critically seen and understood. Hu Shih
[ Clearly Comparison Contact Critically Cultural Elements Only Relative Seen Through Understood Value Various Worthlessness]
I criticize by creation - not by finding fault. Marcus Tullius Cicero
[ Creation Criticize Fault Finding]
I don't want ever to be guilty of what my critics claim: doing formula without original elements. Piers Anthony
[ Claim Critics Doing Elements Ever Formula Guilty Original Want Without]
Our mission, as set forth by the Congress is a critical one: to preserve price stability, to foster maximum sustainable growth in output and employment, and to promote a stable and efficient financial system that serves all Americans well and fairly. Ben Bernanke
[ Americans Congress Critical Efficient Employment Fairly Financial Forth Foster Growth Maximum Mission Our Output Preserve Price Promote Serves Set Stability Stable Sustainable System Well]
A writer is a spectator, looking at everything with a highly critical eye. Bernard Malamud
[ Critical Everything Eye Highly Looking Spectator Writer]
The difference between a theatre with and without an audience is enormous. There is a palpable, critical energy created by the presence of the audience. Andy Goldsworthy
[ Audience Between Created Critical Difference Energy Enormous Palpable Presence Theatre Without]
I always start with characters rather than with a plot, which many critics would say is very obvious from the lack of plot in my films - although I think they do have plots - but the plot is not of primary importance to me, the characters are. Jim Jarmusch
[ Although Always Characters Critics Films Importance Lack Many Obvious Plot Plots Primary Rather Say Start Than Think Very Which Would]
It's cool to have critical success because it's always nice for your peers to say, 'Good job.' But who cares about them? Zac Hanson
[ Always Because Cares Cool Critical Good Job Nice Peers Say Success Them Your]
In marriage there are no manners to keep up, and beneath the wildest accusations no real criticism. Each is familiar with that ancient child in the other who may erupt again. We are not ridiculous to ourselves. We are ageless. That is the luxury of the wedding ring. Enid Bagnold Marriage
[ Accusations Again Ageless Ancient Beneath Child Criticism Each Erupt Familiar Keep Luxury Manners Marriage May Other Ourselves Real Ridiculous Ring Up Wedding Wildest]
The concern around probable questions, which in a sense have been hidden, will grow around the world and the matter is critical, the reason we are doing all this is so we can respond correctly to what is reported to be a major catastrophe on the African continent. Thabo Mbeki
[ African Around Been Catastrophe Concern Continent Correctly Critical Doing Grow Hidden Major Matter Probable Questions Reason Reported Respond Sense Which Will World]
You know there's nothing a Hill Democrat would rather do than criticize another Democrat. It is their favorite activity. Then they can read about how honorable they are in an Op-Ed piece, how bipartisan. James Carville
[ Activity Another Bipartisan Criticize Democrat Favorite Hill Honorable How Know Nothing Piece Rather Read Than Their Then Would]
We've got a daunting enough task to provide a definitive account of what happened in 9/11, without fear or favor, something that will last and will survive criticism over time. And we think we can do that with integrity in a bipartisan report. Richard Ben-Veniste
[ Account Bipartisan Criticism Daunting Definitive Enough Favor Fear Got Happened Integrity Last Over Provide Report Something Survive Task Think Time Will Without]
The second, and I think this is the much more overt and I think it is the main cause, I have been increasingly demonstrating or trying to demonstrate that every possible stance a critic, a scholar, a teacher can take towards a poem is itself inevitably and necessarily poetic. Harold Bloom
[ Been Cause Critic Demonstrate Demonstrating Every Increasingly Inevitably Itself Main More Much Necessarily Overt Poem Poetic Possible Scholar Second Stance Take Teacher Think Towards Trying]
I think the criticism that I take to heart is from other writers that I respect. Steve Earle
[ Criticism Heart Other Respect Take Think Writers]
Even though Rush is not me and the situations were very different, I think, in the Rush Limbaugh thing, ESPN was criticized for not acting, and you remember that after a couple days of controversy over Rush. Gregg Easterbrook
[ Acting After Controversy Couple Criticized Days Different Espn Even Limbaugh Over Remember Rush Situations Thing Think Though Very Were]
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]
Those who sit at the feast will continue to enjoy themselves even though the veil that separates them from the world of toiling reality below has been lifted by mass revolts and critics. Mary Ritter Beard
[ Been Below Continue Critics Enjoy Even Feast Lifted Mass Reality Revolts Separates Sit Them Themselves Those Though Toiling Veil Will World]
It would not be fair to the critics of Rotary, who include some of the most brilliant of the British and American writers, to charge them with prejudice. Paul Harris
[ American Brilliant British Charge Critics Fair Include Most Prejudice Rotary Some Them Would Writers]
One of the best things that ever happened to me was Rocky Horror being a total flop in New York as a play. I mean, it was a disaster, and it was the night of the long knives as far as the critics were concerned. Tim Curry
[ Being Best Concerned Critics Disaster Ever Far Flop Happened Horror Knives Long Mean New Night Play Rocky Things Total Were York]
Half of the secular unrest and dismal, profane sadness of modern society comes from the vain ideas that every man is bound to be a critic for life. Henry Van Dyke
[ Bound Comes Critic Dismal Every Half Ideas Life Man Modern Profane Sadness Secular Society Unrest Vain]
Sandwich every bit of criticism between two layers of praise. Mary Kay Ash
[ Between Bit Criticism Every Layers Praise Sandwich Two]
The lot of critics is to be remembered by what they failed to understand. George Edward Moore
[ Critics Failed Lot Remembered Understand]
Self-deception ultimately explains Japan's plight. The Japanese have never accepted that change is in their interest - and not merely a response to U.S. criticism. Paul Samuelson
[ Accepted Change Criticism Explains Interest Japan Japanese Merely Never Plight Response Self-Deception Their Ultimately]
Color is a very critical thing. I've found that architects don't like colors. Engineers too. And so somebody has to stand in. Because this is the finish of it. It is the emotional part of a structure. I had great satisfaction in doing that. John Hench
[ Architects Because Color Colors Critical Doing Emotional Engineers Finish Found Great Had Part Satisfaction Somebody Stand Structure Thing Too Very]
That does not mean that we must forego just and fair criticism, or refrain from opposition to policies which are debatable or which do not command our approval. Bainbridge Colby
[ Approval Command Criticism Debatable Does Fair Forego Just Mean Must Opposition Our Policies Refrain Which]
A literary critic is someone who can't write, but who loves to show he would have been a wonderful writer if only he could! Brian Lumley
[ Been Could Critic Literary Loves Only Show Someone Wonderful Would Write Writer]
Filmmakers and critics wrote about each other and sometimes very harshly. This no longer exists. Wim Wenders
[ Critics Each Exists Filmmakers Harshly Longer Other Sometimes Very Wrote]
I don't criticize weight training - as long as it is not a substitute for aerobic training. Kenneth H. Cooper
[ Aerobic Criticize Long Substitute Training Weight]
Of mankind we may say in general they are fickle, hypocritical, and greedy of gain. Niccolo Machiavelli
[ Fickle Gain General Greedy Hypocritical Mankind May Say]
For what I wrote that started this whole controversy, I deserved to be criticized, and I felt bad about writing it. I felt bad mainly as a writer and a thinker. Gregg Easterbrook
[ Bad Controversy Criticized Deserved Felt Mainly Started Thinker Whole Writer Writing Wrote]
Criticism is a misconception: we must read not to understand others but to understand ourselves. Emile M. Cioran
[ Criticism Misconception Must Others Ourselves Read Understand]
Musicians always come off sounding a little bit pretentious, and a little bit... I don't know, hypocritical, from what they do, talking about strong issues. James Iha
[ Always Bit Come Hypocritical Issues Know Little Musicians Off Pretentious Sounding Strong Talking]
Some critics will write 'Maya Angelou is a natural writer' - which is right after being a natural heart surgeon. Maya Angelou
[ After Angelou Being Critics Heart Maya Natural Right Some Surgeon Which Will Write Writer]
It was just this interesting, my first, the first time you hear your child in any way criticise you. It's the worst review of your life and it's really relieving to find out that they don't know what they're saying. Tea Leoni
[ Any Child Criticise Find First Hear Interesting Just Know Life Out Really Relieving Review Saying Time Way Worst Your]
We are drowning in information, while starving for wisdom. The world henceforth will be run by synthesizers, people able to put together the right information at the right time, think critically about it, and make important choices wisely. E. O. Wilson
[ Able Choices Critically Drowning Henceforth Important Information Make Put Right Run Starving Synthesizers Think Time Together While Will Wisdom Wisely World]
The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education. Martin Luther King, Jr.
[ Character Critically Education Function Goal Intelligence Intensively Plus Teach Think True]
American critics are like American universities. They both have dull and half-dead faculties. Edward Albee
[ American Both Critics Dull Faculties Universities]
I've lost many of my best friends... I'm going to satisfy myself now, not the critics, not even my friends. Elia Kazan
[ Best Critics Even Friends Going Lost Many Myself Now Satisfy]
There's always a reaction based on fear. People assume if you're criticizing a decision to go to war, then you're saying something against the soldiers-which is not the case. Ed Harris
[ Against Always Assume Based Case Criticizing Decision Fear Go Reaction Saying Something Then War]
It behooves every man to remember that the work of the critic is of altogether secondary importance, and that, in the end, progress is accomplished by the man who does things. Theodore Roosevelt
[ Accomplished Altogether Behooves Critic Does End Every Importance Man Progress Remember Secondary Things Work]
Criticism really used to hurt me. Most of these critics are usually frustrated artists, and they criticise other people's art because they can't do it themselves. It's a really disgusting job. They must feel horrible inside. Rosanna Arquette
[ Art Artists Because Criticise Criticism Critics Disgusting Feel Frustrated Horrible Hurt Inside Job Most Must Other Really Themselves These Used Usually]
Any critic is entitled to wrong judgments, of course. But certain lapses of judgment indicate the radical failure of an entire sensibility. Susan Sontag
[ Any Certain Course Critic Entire Entitled Failure Indicate Judgment Judgments Lapses Radical Sensibility Wrong]
There are no heroes in most of my stories. I look at our society with a critical eye and find nothing extraordinary in the people I see. Naguib Mahfouz
[ Critical Extraordinary Eye Find Heroes Look Most Nothing Our See Society Stories]
I much prefer the sharpest criticism of a single intelligent man to the thoughtless approval of the masses. Johann Kepler
[ Approval Criticism Intelligent Man Masses Much Prefer Sharpest Single Thoughtless]
According to my principles, every master has his true and certain value. Praise and criticism cannot change any of that. Only the work itself praises and criticizes the master, and therefore I leave to everyone his own value. Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
[ According Any Cannot Certain Change Criticism Criticizes Every Everyone His Itself Leave Master Only Own Praise Praises Principles Therefore True Value Work]
The modern minds in each generation are the critics who preserve us from a petrifying world, who will not leave us to walk undisturbed in the ways of our fathers. Edith Hamilton
[ Critics Each Fathers Generation Leave Minds Modern Our Preserve Undisturbed Us Walk Ways Will World]
You have to channel the interpretation and performance into 100 people. And with the audience, the critics. Riccardo Muti
[ Audience Channel Critics Interpretation Into Performance]
If we are to have such a discipline we must have standards, and to get our standards under existing conditions we must have criticism. Irving Babbitt
[ Conditions Criticism Discipline Existing Get Must Our Standards Such Under]
I find that the very things that I get criticized for, which is usually being different and just doing my own thing and just being original, is the very thing that's making me successful. Shania Twain
[ Being Criticized Different Doing Find Get Just Making Original Own Successful Thing Things Usually Very Which]
To avoid criticism, do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing. Elbert Hubbard
[ Avoid Criticism Nothing Say]
Productivity is going to be a critical issue. And it's not just about getting more time for professors in the classroom. It involves reexamining the learning experience and restructuring faculty and the use of faculty time. Roy Romer
[ Classroom Critical Experience Faculty Getting Going Involves Issue Just Learning More Productivity Professors Restructuring Time Use]
Time is the only critic without ambition. John Steinbeck
[ Ambition Critic Only Time Without]
These critics organize and practice in my case a sort of obsessive personality cult which philosophers should know how to question and above all, to moderate. Jacques Derrida
[ Above Case Critics Cult How Know Moderate Obsessive Organize Personality Philosophers Practice Question Should Sort These Which]
Finance is critical. If sufficient investment is made in infrastructure and venture capital is made available, there will be a big improvement in the situation. Sanjay Kumar
[ Available Big Capital Critical Finance Improvement Infrastructure Investment Made Situation Sufficient Venture Will]
I have, thanks to my travels, added to my stock all the superstitions of other countries. I know them all now, and in any critical moment of my life, they all rise up in armed legions for or against me. Sarah Bernhardt
[ Added Against Any Armed Countries Critical Know Legions Life Moment Now Other Rise Stock Superstitions Thanks Them Travels Up]
I think Mr. Clarke had a tendency to interfere too much with the activities of the CIA, and our leadership at the senior level let him interfere too much. So criticism from him I kind of wear as a badge of honor. Michael Scheuer
[ Activities Badge Cia Clarke Criticism Had Him Honor Interfere Kind Leadership Level Mr Much Our Senior Tendency Think Too Wear]
Conservative New Testament studies could also provide an intellectually satisfying alternative to German biblical criticism and to the liberal theology that accompanied it. John Gresham Machen
[ Accompanied Also Alternative Biblical Conservative Could Criticism German Intellectually Liberal New Provide Satisfying Studies Testament Theology]
Even scientific knowledge, if there is anything to it, is not a random observation of random objects; for the critical objectivity of significant knowledge is attained as a practice only philosophically in inner action. Karl Jaspers
[ Action Anything Attained Critical Even Inner Knowledge Objectivity Objects Observation Only Philosophically Practice Random Scientific Significant]
Social criticism begins with grammar and the re-establishing of meanings. Octavio Paz
[ Begins Criticism Grammar Meanings Social]
All good criticism should be judged the way art is. You shouldn't read it the way you read history or science. Leslie Fiedler
[ Art Criticism Good History Judged Read Science Should Way]
I have been frequently accused of deliberately twisting subject matter to my point of view. Above all, I know that life for a photographer cannot be a matter of indifference. Opinion often consists of a kind of criticism. But criticism can come out of love. Robert Frank
[ Above Accused Been Cannot Come Consists Criticism Deliberately Frequently Indifference Kind Know Life Love Matter Often Opinion Out Photographer Point Subject Twisting View]
I wrote several articles criticizing psychoanalysis, but the analysts weren't listening to my objections. So I finally quit after practicing it for six years. Albert Ellis
[ After Analysts Articles Criticizing Finally Listening Objections Practicing Psychoanalysis Quit Several Six Weren Wrote Years]
I don't know anyone actually who does care what a critic says. Lou Reed
[ Actually Anyone Care Critic Does Know Says]
Ironically, women who acquire power are more likely to be criticized for it than are the men who have always had it. Carolyn Heilbrun Power
[ Acquire Always Criticized Had Ironically Likely Men More Power Than Women]
In a way, I have to have a dictatorship. I can't be told that I'm wrong. That conflicts with what I was saying earlier about listening. It isn't to do with receiving criticism and responding to other views, it's who has that last decision. Trevor Nunn
[ Conflicts Criticism Decision Dictatorship Earlier Last Listening Other Receiving Responding Saying Told Views Way Wrong]
To announce that there must be no criticism of the president... is morally treasonable to the American public. Theodore Roosevelt
[ American Announce Criticism Morally Must President Public Treasonable]
The use of criticism, in periodical writing, is to sift, not to stamp a work. Margaret Fuller
[ Criticism Periodical Sift Stamp Use Work Writing]
The public is wiser than the wisest critic. George Bancroft
[ Critic Public Than Wiser Wisest]
Never trust the artist. Trust the tale. The proper function of the critic is to save the tale from the artist who created it. David Herbert Lawrence
[ Artist Created Critic Function Never Proper Save Tale Trust]
I'm a judge. It seemed to me that it was critical to try to take action to stem the criticism and help people understand that in the constitutional framework, it's terribly important not to have a system of retaliation against decisions people don't like. Sandra Day O'Connor
[ Action Against Constitutional Critical Criticism Decisions Framework Help Important Judge Retaliation Seemed Stem System Take Terribly Try Understand]
The television critic, whatever his pretensions, does not labour in the same vineyard as those he criticizes; his grapes are all sour. Frederic Raphael
[ Critic Criticizes Does Grapes His Labour Pretensions Same Sour Television Those Vineyard Whatever]
Well, the fact is that one imagination is critically important, and if you have had your imagination stimulated by what is basically a variety of subjects, you are much more amenable to accepting, to understanding and interacting with the realities of the world. Ashley Judd
[ Accepting Amenable Basically Critically Fact Had Imagination Important Interacting More Much Realities Stimulated Subjects Understanding Variety Well World Your]
As you begin your tour of the United States, you may as well know that one American national trait which irritates many Americans and must be convenient for our critics is that we relentlessly advertise our imperfections. Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.
[ Advertise American Americans Begin Convenient Critics Imperfections Irritates Know Many May Must National Our Relentlessly States Tour Trait United Well Which Your]
Critics search for ages for the wrong word, which, to give them credit, they eventually find. Peter Ustinov
[ Ages Credit Critics Eventually Find Give Search Them Which Word Wrong]
These critics who crucify me do not guess the littlest part of my sincerity. They must be burned in a blaze. I cannot learn from them. Zane Grey
[ Blaze Burned Cannot Critics Crucify Guess Learn Must Part Sincerity Them These]
We were criticized throughout that investigation for being too thorough, for taking too long. But time has proved the correctness of that approach. Kenneth Starr
[ Approach Being Correctness Criticized Investigation Long Proved Taking Thorough Throughout Time Too Were]
The completion of the Iraqi cabinet with the appointment of three critical ministers is also confirmation of continued movement toward a just and democratic society in Iraq. Spencer Bachus
[ Also Appointment Cabinet Completion Confirmation Continued Critical Democratic Iraq Iraqi Just Ministers Movement Society Three Toward]
The best thing I can think of would be to create a union between something as beautiful and powerful and wonderful as Hollywood films and a criticism of the status quo. That's my dream, to make such a German film. Rainer W. Fassbinder
[ Beautiful Best Between Create Criticism Dream Film Films German Hollywood Make Powerful Quo Something Status Such Thing Think Union Wonderful Would]
It is critical that we have a comprehensive energy plan to provide affordable and reliable supplies of energy so that our economy will not be dependent on foreign sources of energy. Richard Burr
[ Affordable Comprehensive Critical Dependent Economy Energy Foreign Our Plan Provide Reliable Sources Supplies Will]
One should never criticize his own work except in a fresh and hopeful mood. The self-criticism of a tired mind is suicide. Charles Horton Cooley
[ Criticize Except Fresh His Hopeful Mind Mood Never Own Should Suicide Tired Work]
Generally speaking, when a woman offers unsolicited advice or tries to help a man, she has no idea of how critical and unloving he may sound to him. John Gray
[ Advice Critical Generally Help Him How Idea Man May Offers She Sound Speaking Tries Unsolicited Woman]
There is only one justification for universities, as distinguished from trade schools. They must be centers of criticism. Robert M. Hutchins
[ Centers Criticism Distinguished Justification Must Only Schools Trade Universities]
I never wish for critics. Jasper Johns
[ Critics Never Wish]
I really do hope that the people will like 14:59. The critics seem to like it. We got a lot of good reviews. Mark McGrath
[ Critics Good Got Hope Lot Really Reviews Seem Will]
No critic writing about a film could say more than the film itself, although they do their best to make us think the oppposite. Federico Fellini
[ Although Best Could Critic Film Itself Make More Say Than Their Think Us Writing]
Reaching out to Hispanics is critical to our future. The fastest-growing, and most conservative, segment of the population are natural Republicans. Ken Mehlman
[ Conservative Critical Future Hispanics Most Natural Our Out Population Reaching Republicans Segment]
When critics are waiting to pounce upon poetic style on exactly the same grounds as if it were prose, the poets tremble. John C. Ransom
[ Critics Exactly Grounds Poetic Poets Prose Same Style Tremble Upon Waiting Were]
Fame can be just so annoying because people are so critical of you. You can't just say, 'hi'. You say hi and people whisper' man did you see the way she said hi? What an attitude. Juliette Lewis
[ Annoying Attitude Because Critical Did Fame Hi Just Man Said Say See She Way Whisper]
Nobody is that thick-skinned that it doesn't hurt you. Still, you always know what happens in football. I have got used to criticism, I suppose, having been high profile with England and Man U. Bryan Robson
[ Always Been Criticism England Football Got Happens Having High Hurt Know Man Nobody Profile Still Suppose Used]
We have all examined our past critically and are very much aware of even the unpleasant things. Now, we need to look at what we plan to do with the lessons we have learned from the past. Heinz Fischer
[ Aware Critically Even Examined Learned Lessons Look Much Need Now Our Past Plan Things Unpleasant Very]
No American soldier should be allowed to set foot on Iranian soil, regardless of the criticism we have of the Iranian government. Shirin Ebadi
[ Allowed American Criticism Foot Government Iranian Regardless Set Should Soil Soldier]
I passionately believe that's it's not just what you say that counts, it's also how you say it - that the success of your argument critically depends on your manner of presenting it. Alain de Botton
[ Also Argument Believe Counts Critically Depends How Just Manner Passionately Presenting Say Success Your]
As one grows older one becomes more critical of oneself and less of other people. Basil Rathbone
[ Becomes Critical Grows Less More Older Oneself Other]
I'm fairly competant as a director and actor, but I am Mr. Neurotic as a writer. I just don't have enough confidence in my abilities to take criticism well. I take it personally. Start with 'It's a masterpiece,' and then tell me what you think could be changed. Tim Robbins
[ Abilities Actor Am Changed Confidence Could Criticism Director Enough Fairly Just Masterpiece Mr Neurotic Personally Start Take Tell Then Think Well Writer]
I knew it to be very doubtful whether the Cabinet, Parliament, and the country would take this view on the outbreak of war, and through the whole of this week I had in view the probable contingency that we should not decide at the critical moment to support France. Edward Grey
[ Cabinet Contingency Country Critical Decide Doubtful France Had Knew Moment Outbreak Parliament Probable Should Support Take Through Very View War Week Whether Whole Would]
The trite saying that honesty is the best policy has met with the just criticism that honesty is not policy. The real honest man is honest from conviction of what is right, not from policy. Robert E. Lee
[ Best Conviction Criticism Honest Honesty Just Man Met Policy Real Right Saying Trite]
The Administration has made critical mistakes and errors in judgment leading up to the war in Iraq. The President refuses to acknowledge these mistakes, and thus, no corrective action has been taken to prevent these problems from happening again. Zoe Lofgren
[ Acknowledge Action Administration Again Been Corrective Critical Errors Happening Iraq Judgment Leading Made Mistakes President Prevent Problems Refuses Taken These Thus Up War]
We long for an affection altogether ignorant of our faults. Heaven has accorded this to us in the uncritical canine attachment. George Eliot
[ Accorded Affection Altogether Attachment Faults Heaven Ignorant Long Our Uncritical Us]
He has a right to criticize, who has a heart to help. Abraham Lincoln
[ Criticize Heart Help Right]
Experience shows that the success of a programming course critically depends on the choice of these examples. Niklaus Wirth
[ Choice Course Critically Depends Examples Experience Programming Shows Success These]
No, Arrested Development was such an amazing experience in every way, and you know it was very unique in that it was a show that received a lot of critical acclaim, and yet we didn't ever achieve the ratings that we wanted. Will Arnett
[ Acclaim Achieve Amazing Arrested Critical Development Ever Every Experience Know Lot Ratings Received Show Such Unique Very Wanted Way Yet]
I not only lived physically away from my native land, but the values and critical judgments of those closest to me became stranger and stranger. Juan Goytisolo
[ Away Became Closest Critical Judgments Land Lived Native Only Physically Stranger Those Values]
Contrary to the claims of some of my critics and some of the editorial pages, I am an ardent believer in the free market. Barack Obama
[ Am Ardent Believer Claims Contrary Critics Editorial Free Market Pages Some]
Anytime you put a movie out it's subject to such scrutiny and such criticism. Halle Berry
[ Anytime Criticism Movie Out Put Scrutiny Subject Such]
I was never confident about finishing a book, but friends encouraged me. When I finished my first book, it was accepted by a publisher right away and became an instant bestseller. One male critic called it the most shocking book he ever read. Jackie Collins
[ Accepted Away Became Bestseller Book Called Confident Critic Encouraged Ever Finished Finishing First Friends Instant Male Most Never Publisher Read Right Shocking]
An author ought to write for the youth of his own generation, the critics of the next, and the schoolmaster of ever afterwards. F. Scott Fitzgerald
[ Afterwards Author Critics Ever Generation His Next Ought Own Schoolmaster Write Youth]
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]
Just as the Red Sox proved the critics wrong, Maine can compete and can win. John Baldacci
[ Compete Critics Just Maine Proved Red Sox Win Wrong]
I am convinced that our movement will be more demoralized and weakened by blind and uncritical admiration than by frank admission of past mistakes. Marie Louise
[ Admiration Admission Am Blind Convinced Demoralized Frank Mistakes More Movement Our Past Than Uncritical Weakened Will]
In light of the Abu Ghraib prison scandal, critics are arguing that abuses of Iraqi prisoners are being produced by a climate of disregard for the laws of war. John Yoo
[ Abu Abuses Arguing Being Climate Critics Disregard Ghraib Iraqi Laws Light Prison Prisoners Produced Scandal War]
In the aftermath of September 11th, it is critical to secure our borders. Bobby Jindal
[ Aftermath Borders Critical Our Secure September]
But, when I had this feeling and started painting sacred art, as I had this feeling to do, then it come to me: my problem is I'll get a lot of criticism and another problem is my work's not good enough to sell. Howard Finster
[ Another Art Come Criticism Enough Feeling Get Good Had Lot Painting Problem Sacred Sell Started Then Work]
Fairness forces you - even when you're writing a piece highly critical of, say, genetically modified food, as I have done - to make sure you represent the other side as extensively and as accurately as you possibly can. Michael Pollan
[ Accurately Critical Done Even Extensively Fairness Food Forces Genetically Highly Make Modified Other Piece Possibly Represent Say Side Sure Writing]
When a man returned from the field and we'd look at the work, we'd criticize each other very genuinely and never offensively. And we would avoid all tricks, angle shots were just horrible to us. Ben Shahn
[ Angle Avoid Criticize Each Field Genuinely Horrible Just Look Man Never Offensively Other Returned Shots Tricks Us Very Were Work Would]
Take heed of critics even when they are not fair; resist them even when they are. Jean Rostand
[ Critics Even Fair Heed Resist Take Them]
Nature, when she invented, manufactured, and patented her authors, contrived to make critics out of the chips that were left. Oliver Wendell Holmes
[ Authors Chips Contrived Critics Her Invented Left Make Manufactured Nature Out Patented She Were]
Many French directors, having now realised there was no more real criticism, that the standards of the past have gone, are very offended about the quality of film criticism. Wim Wenders
[ Criticism Directors Film French Gone Having Many More Now Offended Past Quality Real Realised Standards Very]
Criticism, like rain, should be gentle enough to nourish a man's growth without destroying his roots. Frank Howard Clark
[ Criticism Destroying Enough Gentle Growth His Man Nourish Rain Roots Should Without]
Too much is demanded by the critic, attempted by the poet. John C. Ransom
[ Attempted Critic Demanded Much Poet Too]
I can be very critical on myself and on other people; I can be very demanding. Catherine Deneuve
[ Critical Demanding Myself Other Very]
I have been criticized rather strenuously by painters and sculptors for not incorporating their work in our buildings. Minoru Yamasaki
[ Been Buildings Criticized Incorporating Our Painters Rather Sculptors Strenuously Their Work]
Having the critics praise you is like having the hangman say you've got a pretty neck. Eli Wallach
[ Critics Got Hangman Having Neck Praise Pretty Say]
If it's very painful for you to criticize your friends - you're safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that's the time to hold your tongue. Alice Duer Miller Friendship
[ Criticize Doing Friends Hold Painful Pleasure Safe Slightest Take Time Tongue Very Your]
Novels for me are how I find out what's going on in my own head. And so that's a really useful and indeed critical thing to do when you do as many of these other things as I do. Cory Doctorow
[ Critical Find Going Head How Indeed Many Novels Other Out Own Really These Thing Things Useful]
I will say that the idea of a woman being deceptive came from that original discussion with critics and reporters about if woman could do that kind of thing. Evelyn, herself, grew out of the discussions about how capable women are of deceit and lying and manipulation. Neil LaBute
[ Being Came Capable Could Critics Deceit Deceptive Discussion Discussions Grew Herself How Idea Kind Lying Manipulation Original Out Reporters Say Thing Will Woman Women]
I just mean it's very difficult for me to watch my work, in some ways, because I am critical of what I didn't get across or I thought I was making one point. Tea Leoni
[ Across Am Because Critical Difficult Get Just Making Mean Point Some Thought Very Watch Ways Work]
Whether you are just entering the workforce or nearing retirement age, planning for the future is critical. Ron Lewis
[ Age Critical Entering Future Just Nearing Planning Retirement Whether Workforce]
I think you have to judge everything based on your personal taste. And if that means being critical, so be it. I hate political correctness. I absolutely loathe it. Simon Cowell
[ Absolutely Based Being Correctness Critical Everything Hate Judge Loathe Means Personal Political Taste Think Your]
I think my work shows that I love women. I understand where these types of criticisms are coming from because black people have been so dogged out in the media, they're just extra sensitive. Spike Lee
[ Because Been Black Coming Criticisms Dogged Extra Just Love Media Out Sensitive Shows These Think Types Understand Where Women Work]
My favorite laser disk ever was the laser disk for The Graduate, which had a commentary track that wasn't even the filmmakers, it was a professor, some film criticism guy who just happen to be this amazing commentator who went off into the whole theory of comedy. Jay Roach
[ Amazing Comedy Commentary Commentator Criticism Disk Even Ever Favorite Film Filmmakers Graduate Guy Had Happen Into Just Laser Off Professor Some Theory Track Went Which Whole]
Somehow I wasn't completely crucified by the critics. I don't know how or why, I probably should've been. Leif Garrett
[ Been Completely Critics Crucified How Know Probably Should Somehow Why]
At the bottom, the elimination of spyware and the preservation of privacy for the consumer are critical goals if the Internet is to remain safe and reliable and credible. Cliff Stearns
[ Bottom Consumer Credible Critical Elimination Goals Internet Preservation Privacy Reliable Remain Safe]
And whether it is equal pay, health care, Social Security, or family leave, this Congress has refused to address issues critical to hard-working American women. Louise Slaughter
[ Address American Care Congress Critical Equal Family Hard-Working Health Issues Leave Pay Refused Security Social Whether Women]
All critics should be assassinated. Man Ray
[ Assassinated Critics Should]
Know that the amount of criticism you receive may correlate somewhat to the amount of publicity you receive. Donald Rumsfeld
[ Amount Correlate Criticism Know May Publicity Receive Somewhat]
For someone who's had the level of success I've had, there's been very little critical review of my work, which is pretty fascinating. Billy Corgan
[ Been Critical Fascinating Had Level Little Pretty Review Someone Success Very Which Work]
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change. Frank Lloyd Wright
[ Arrogance Between Change Choose Chose Early Former Had Honest Humility Hypocritical Life Reason Seen]
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism. Norman Vincent Peale
[ Criticism Most Praise Rather Ruined Saved Than Trouble Us Would]
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]
To love without criticism is to be betrayed. Djuna Barnes
[ Betrayed Criticism Love Without]
What critics call dirty in our pictures, they call lusty in foreign films. Billy Wilder
[ Call Critics Dirty Films Foreign Lusty Our Pictures]
My efforts in Congress are guided by the belief that environmental preservation and restoration are a critical part of the legacy we leave to future generations. Sue Kelly
[ Belief Congress Critical Efforts Environmental Future Generations Guided Leave Legacy Part Preservation Restoration]
It was critical to finding a way out. I had assumed young women knew the history of feminism and must have felt gratitude to the movement for the opportunities that the work we have done has afforded them. Betty Buckley
[ Afforded Assumed Critical Done Felt Feminism Finding Gratitude Had History Knew Movement Must Opportunities Out Them Way Women Work Young]
I maintain that two and two would continue to make four, in spite of the whine of the amateur for three, or the cry of the critic for five. James Whistler
[ Amateur Continue Critic Cry Five Four Maintain Make Spite Three Two Whine Would]
So, two cheers for Democracy: one because it admits variety and two because it permits criticism. E. M. Forster
[ Admits Because Cheers Criticism Democracy Permits Two Variety]
Uncritical semantics is the myth of a museum in which the exhibits are meanings and the words are labels. To switch languages is to change the labels. Willard Van Orman Quine
[ Change Exhibits Labels Languages Meanings Museum Myth Semantics Switch Uncritical Which Words]
The last man in the world who should have been criticized was the American soldier. They should have criticized me. William Westmoreland
[ American Been Criticized Last Man Should Soldier World]
In 1972 I married again, to Elisabeth Case; she continues to be wife, companion, critic and editor: a partner in the projects and programs that we undertake. Douglass North
[ Again Case Companion Continues Critic Editor Married Partner Programs Projects She Undertake Wife]
And I said, 'Why not? It's the truth! Why can't I say I'm a Beatles fan?' I used to get criticized for that. Buck Owens
[ Beatles Criticized Fan Get Said Say Truth Used Why]
I would rather be politically dead than hypocritically immortalized. Davy Crockett
[ Dead Politically Rather Than Would]
An audience is never wrong. An individual member of it may be an imbecile, but a thousand imbeciles together in the dark - that is critical genius. Billy Wilder
[ Audience Critical Dark Genius Imbecile Imbeciles Individual May Member Never Thousand Together Wrong]
I hope that they enjoy the movie. Don't be critical. Don't expect to get the same feelings you got when you watched the series when you were 10 years old. Let your kids see it and experience it on their own. Mark Goddard
[ Critical Enjoy Expect Experience Feelings Get Got Hope Kids Movie Old Own Same See Series Their Watched Were Years Your]
Criticize the act, not the person. Mary Kay Ash
[ Act Criticize Person]
From whichever angle one looks at it, the application of racial theories remains a striking proof of the lowered demands of public opinion upon the purity of critical judgment. Johan Huizinga
[ Angle Application Critical Demands Judgment Looks Lowered Opinion Proof Public Purity Racial Remains Striking Theories Upon Whichever]
My second book, Follow Me Down had some success, got good critical notices, went into a second printing and things like that, but Shiloh was by far the most successful of those first five novels. Shelby Foote
[ Book Critical Down Far First Five Follow Good Got Had Into Most Notices Novels Printing Second Shiloh Some Success Successful Things Those Went]
There are significant human rights abuses in China. In some areas, the situation is worse today than in the past. In other areas, there have been improvements. We will recognize the latter, and be critical of the former. Max Baucus
[ Abuses Areas Been China Critical Former Human Improvements Latter Other Past Recognize Rights Significant Situation Some Than Today Will Worse]
People ask for criticism, but they only want praise. W. Somerset Maugham
[ Ask Criticism Only Praise Want]
Praise and criticism seem to me to operate exactly on the same level. If you get a great review, it's really thrilling for about ten minutes. If you get a bad review, it's really crushing for ten minutes. Either way, you go on. Ann Patchett
[ Bad Criticism Crushing Either Exactly Get Go Great Level Minutes Operate Praise Really Review Same Seem Ten Thrilling Way]
My views naturally have mellowed. Most of the critics have been more or less nice to me. Irwin Shaw
[ Been Critics Less More Most Naturally Nice Views]
There is a certain justice in criticism. The critic is like a midwife - a tyrannical midwife. Stephen Spender
[ Certain Critic Criticism Justice Midwife Tyrannical]
One of the things that upset me was some of the criticism leveled at Simon and Garfunkel. I always took exception to it, but actually I agree with a lot of it. Paul Simon
[ Actually Agree Always Criticism Exception Leveled Lot Simon Some Things Took Upset]
My criticism is too severe sometimes and that is not good. But why don't you start doing your work unless your leader flies into a rage? It is not that you cannot do it but that you don't want to do it. Zhu Rongji
[ Cannot Criticism Doing Flies Good Into Leader Rage Severe Sometimes Start Too Unless Want Why Work Your]
Even though I wanted to experience all these things I was interested in, I couldn't get them. So I had to think critically and culturally about what was available. Chuck Klosterman
[ Available Critically Culturally Even Experience Get Had Interested Them These Things Think Though Wanted]
A severe though not unfriendly critic of our institutions said that the cure for admiring the House of Lords was to go and look at it. Walter Bagehot
[ Admiring Critic Cure Go House Institutions Look Lords Our Said Severe Though Unfriendly]
We criticize mothers for closeness. We criticize fathers for distance. How many of us have expected less from our fathers and appreciated what they gave us more? How many of us always let them off the hook? Ellen Goodman Parenting
[ Always Appreciated Closeness Criticize Distance Expected Fathers Gave Hook How Less Many More Mothers Off Our Them Us]
The point of literary criticism in anthropology is not to replace research, but to find out how it is that we are persuasive. Clifford Geertz
[ Anthropology Criticism Find How Literary Out Persuasive Point Replace Research]
Association with my pupils has kept me young in my work. Criticism of their work has kept my own point of view clear. William Merritt Chase
[ Association Clear Criticism Kept Own Point Pupils Their View Work Young]
I never knew any painter worthy of the name who paid the smallest attention to what a critic says, even in conversation. Robert Baldwin Ross
[ Any Attention Conversation Critic Even Knew Name Never Paid Painter Says Smallest Worthy]
Few people have the wisdom to prefer the criticism that would do them good, to the praise that deceives them. Francois de La Rochefoucauld
[ Criticism Deceives Few Good Praise Prefer Them Wisdom Would]
I think the hardest part about being a teenager is dealing with other teenagers - the criticism and the ridicule, the gossip and rumors. Beverley Mitchell
[ Being Criticism Dealing Gossip Hardest Other Part Ridicule Rumors Teenager Teenagers Think]
There is no scorn more profound, or on the whole more justifiable, than that of the men who make for the men who explain. Exposition, criticism, appreciation, is work for second-rate minds. G. H. Hardy
[ Appreciation Criticism Explain Exposition Justifiable Make Men Minds More Profound Scorn Second-Rate Than Whole Work]
Because the New Testament provides the primary historical source for information on the resurrection, many critics during the 19th century attacked the reliability of these biblical documents. Josh McDowell
[ Attacked Because Biblical Century Critics Documents During Historical Information Many New Primary Provides Reliability Resurrection Source Testament These]
Don't pay any attention to the critics - don't even ignore them. Samuel Goldwyn
[ Any Attention Critics Even Ignore Pay Them]
A good review from the critics is just another stay of execution. Dustin Hoffman
[ Another Critics Execution Good Just Review Stay]
I attempt to write a good novel. Whether it is literature or not is something that will be decided by the ages, not by me and not by a pack of critics around the globe. Elizabeth George
[ Ages Around Attempt Critics Decided Globe Good Literature Novel Pack Something Whether Will Write]
So far I haven't really been prominent enough to get critical attention focused on me. So, of course, I fully expect bad reviews, but I will be wracked with misery as a result. Emily Mortimer
[ Attention Bad Been Course Critical Enough Expect Far Focused Fully Get Haven Misery Prominent Really Result Reviews Will]
In every society in human history, including the United States, those in power seek to imbue themselves with the attributes of religion and patriotism as a way of getting greater support for their policy and insulating themselves from any criticism. George J. Mitchell
[ Any Attributes Criticism Every Getting Greater History Human Including Patriotism Policy Power Religion Seek Society States Support Their Themselves Those United Way]
One does nothing who tries to console a despondent person with word. A friend is one who aids with deeds at a critical time when deeds are called for. Euripides
[ Aids Called Console Critical Deeds Does Friend Nothing Person Time Tries Word]
I think there are different ways of being rigorous, and I am asking people to be as rigorous in their pleasure as in their criticism. Barbara Kruger
[ Am Asking Being Criticism Different Pleasure Rigorous Their Think Ways]
I mean no film is beyond criticism, but I think we've made a very modest movie. Walter Hill
[ Beyond Criticism Film Made Mean Modest Movie Think Very]
Just let me go, we have to be able to criticize what we love, to say what we have to say 'cause if you're not trying to make something better, then as far as I can tell, you are just in the way. Ani DiFranco
[ Able Better Cause Criticize Far Go Just Love Make Say Something Tell Then Trying Way]
So how critics will perceive your film or your work, or whether your movie is going to make $100 million at the box office, or whether you are going to be winning any awards - well, you have no control over that. Charlize Theron
[ Any Awards Box Control Critics Film Going How Make Million Movie Office Over Perceive Well Whether Will Winning Work Your]
The money can be a hindrance to someone like me because the danger is that you start thinking, 'Is that a $20 million take?' That kind of thing, and being self-critical. Jim Carrey
[ Because Being Danger Hindrance Kind Million Money Self-Critical Someone Start Take Thing Thinking]
Philosophical theories or ideas, as points of view, instruments of criticism, may help us to gather up what might otherwise pass unregarded by us. Walter Pater
[ Criticism Gather Help Ideas Instruments May Might Otherwise Pass Philosophical Points Theories Up Us View]
Jackie Gleason said that comedy is the most exacting form of dramatic art, because it has an instant critic: laughter. Chuck Jones
[ Art Because Comedy Critic Dramatic Exacting Form Gleason Instant Jackie Laughter Most Said]
I am strongly convinced that the people or society is the best and the most unerring critic. Vissarion Belinsky
[ Am Best Convinced Critic Most Society Strongly Unerring]
Dodi got a lot of criticism when he began dating Princess Diana. No one seemed to think he was good enough for her. Lorna Luft
[ Began Criticism Dating Diana Enough Good Got Her Lot Princess Seemed Think]
On this important anniversary, we must remember that while we have come a long way in eliminating barriers, critical work remains to ensure all Americans can live up to their full potential. Jim Ramstad
[ Americans Anniversary Barriers Come Critical Eliminating Ensure Full Important Live Long Must Potential Remains Remember Their Up Way While Work]
My project was radiation damage of Si and Ge by energetic electrons, critical for the use of the recently developed semiconductor devices for applications in outer space. Walter Kohn
[ Applications Critical Damage Developed Devices Electrons Energetic Outer Project Radiation Recently Semiconductor Space Use]
The art of the critic in a nutshell: to coin slogans without betraying ideas. The slogans of an inadequate criticism peddle ideas to fashion. Walter Benjamin
[ Art Betraying Coin Critic Criticism Fashion Ideas Inadequate Nutshell Slogans Without]
For some reason most critics have a hard time fixing their minds directly under their noses, and before they see the object that is there they use a telescope upon the horizon to see where it came from. Allen Tate
[ Before Came Critics Directly Fixing Hard Horizon Minds Most Noses Object Reason See Some Telescope Their Time Under Upon Use Where]
If I were less than honest as a critic, I think people would spot that right away, and it would destroy my credibility. Leonard Maltin
[ Away Credibility Critic Destroy Honest Less Right Spot Than Think Were Would]
You just never give up, no matter how hard the challenges are, and observe this world with a healthy dose of criticism and don't just follow the herd like somebody else might do. Renny Harlin
[ Challenges Criticism Dose Else Follow Give Hard Healthy Herd How Just Matter Might Never Observe Somebody Up World]
Criticism of government finds sanctuary in several portions of the 1st Amendment. It is part of the right of free speech. It embraces freedom of the press. Hugo Black
[ Amendment Criticism Embraces Finds Free Freedom Government Part Portions Press Right Sanctuary Several Speech]
Lionel Richie told me forget about the critics. But if you come back with hit after hit, you don't have to worry about anything. Brian McKnight
[ After Anything Back Come Critics Forget Hit Lionel Richie Told Worry]
Philosophers, as things now stand, are all too fond of offering criticism from on high instead of studying and understanding things from within. Edmund Husserl
[ Criticism Fond High Instead Now Offering Philosophers Stand Studying Things Too Understanding Within]
I found out that colonels can stay until they drop dead or get a walker and being a critical medical specialty as an Army trained emergency room doctor, I could stay until age 67. Gerald Griffin
[ Age Army Being Colonels Could Critical Dead Doctor Drop Emergency Found Get Medical Out Room Specialty Stay Trained Until Walker]
Critics are entitled to have an opinion, but how can they judge how comfortable a building is? No critic is smart enough to judge how a building will perform over time. Helmut Jahn
[ Building Comfortable Critic Critics Enough Entitled How Judge Opinion Over Perform Smart Time Will]
I am honored to be able to serve GM at this critical juncture and take part in its reinvention. Edward Whitacre, Jr.
[ Able Am Critical Gm Honored Part Reinvention Serve Take]
There has certainly been criticism of the timing involved in getting help to the victims of the storm, and much of it may indeed be warranted. However, this is not the time for pointing fingers; rather, it is the time for offering a helping hand to our neighbors in need. Jo Bonner
[ Been Certainly Criticism Fingers Getting Hand Help Helping However Indeed Involved May Much Need Neighbors Offering Our Pointing Rather Storm Time Timing Victims]
It's a great pleasure having survived six generations of TV critics. Geraldo Rivera
[ Critics Generations Great Having Pleasure Six Survived Tv]
One of the critical issues that we have to confront is illegal immigration, because this is a multi-headed Hydra that affects our economy, our health care, our health care, our education systems, our national security, and also our local criminality. Allen West
[ Affects Also Because Care Confront Criminality Critical Economy Education Health Illegal Immigration Issues Local National Our Security Systems]
The strength of criticism lies in the weakness of the thing criticized. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
[ Criticism Criticized Lies Strength Thing Weakness]
The final proof of greatness lies in being able to endure criticism without resentment. Elbert Hubbard
[ Able Being Criticism Endure Final Greatness Lies Proof Resentment Without]
The audience wants to be attracted not by the critics, but by a great story. You must deliver to the audience emotion - and when I say emotion, I mean suspense, drama, love. Dino De Laurentiis
[ Attracted Audience Critics Deliver Drama Emotion Great Love Mean Must Say Story Suspense Wants]
If I don't practice one day, I know it; two days, the critics know it; three days, the public knows it. Jascha Heifetz
[ Critics Day Days Know Knows Practice Public Three Two]
The sheer complexity of writing a play always had dazzled me. In an effort to understand it, I became a critic. Kenneth Tynan
[ Always Became Complexity Critic Effort Had Play Sheer Understand Writing]
Silence is sometimes the severest criticism. Charles Buxton
[ Criticism Severest Silence Sometimes]
Very often the Group actor is a critic when he's acting and an actor when he's criticizing. Elia Kazan
[ Acting Actor Critic Criticizing Group Often Very]
I criticize my own work pretty harshly. Ritchie Blackmore
[ Criticize Harshly Own Pretty Work]
No, writing musicals is the hardest thing in the world. And it was really funny, because I remember when the South Park movie came out, there were some critics that said, 'Well it's obvious that in order to get it to be 90 minutes they filled some time with music.' Trey Parker
[ Because Came Critics Filled Funny Get Hardest Minutes Movie Music Musicals Obvious Order Out Park Really Remember Said Some South Thing Time Well Were World Writing]
When you're so out there in the public eye, people are constantly criticizing every aspect about you. Gwyneth Paltrow
[ Aspect Constantly Criticizing Every Eye Out Public]
Critics! Those cut-throat bandits in the paths of fame. Robert Burns
[ Bandits Critics Fame Paths Those]
When the size of the group supporting your cause reaches a critical mass, any legislator or elected official has to pay attention. Mark Shields
[ Any Attention Cause Critical Elected Group Legislator Mass Official Pay Reaches Size Supporting Your]
In quiet moments when you think about it, you recognize what is critically important in life and what isn't. Be wise and don't let good things crowd out those that are essential. Richard G. Scott
[ Critically Crowd Essential Good Important Life Moments Out Quiet Recognize Things Think Those Wise]
We are really the conveyors of truth in a very critical time and people need to know that truth. Judd Rose
[ Critical Know Need Really Time Truth Very]
Any discrimination, like sharp turns in a road, becomes critical because of the tremendous speed at which we are traveling into the high-tech world of a service economy. Clarence Thomas
[ Any Because Becomes Critical Discrimination Economy High-Tech Into Road Service Sharp Speed Traveling Tremendous Turns Which World]
The better a work is, the more it attracts criticism; it is like the fleas who rush to jump on white linens. Gustave Flaubert
[ Attracts Better Criticism Fleas Jump More Rush White Work]
The critical importance of honest journalism and a free flowing, respectful national conversation needs to be had in our country. But it is being buried as collateral damage in a war whose battles include political correctness and ideological orthodoxy. Juan Williams
[ Battles Being Buried Collateral Conversation Correctness Country Critical Damage Flowing Free Had Honest Ideological Importance Include Journalism National Needs Orthodoxy Our Political Respectful War Whose]
An art whose medium is language will always show a high degree of critical creativeness, for speech is itself a critique of life: it names, it characterizes, it passes judgment, in that it creates. Thomas Mann
[ Always Art Characterizes Creates Creativeness Critical Critique Degree High Itself Judgment Language Life Medium Names Passes Show Speech Whose Will]
You have no right to criticise Russia over Chechnya. Boris Yeltsin
[ Chechnya Criticise Over Right Russia]
We're also passionate about music and very critical about the music that we listen to. Will Champion
[ Also Critical Listen Music Passionate Very]
Despite a decade of criticism and budget cuts, the specialised UN agencies have far more expertise and hands-on experience than any other organisations in the world. Jeffrey Sachs
[ Agencies Any Budget Criticism Cuts Decade Despite Experience Expertise Far Hands-On Hands-On More Organisations Other Specialised Than Un World]
Today's global landscape is increasingly interconnected. China and the Middle East play critical roles towards international peace and security. Rick Larsen
[ China Critical East Global Increasingly Interconnected International Landscape Middle Peace Play Roles Security Today Towards]
By and large, the critics and readers gave me an affirmed sense of my identity as a writer. You might know this within yourself, but to have it affirmed by others is of utmost importance. Writing is, after all, a form of communication. Ralph Ellison
[ Affirmed After Communication Critics Form Gave Identity Importance Know Large Might Others Readers Sense Utmost Within Writer Writing Yourself]
When somebody asks me what I do, I don't think I'd say critic. I say writer. Leslie Fiedler
[ Asks Critic Say Somebody Think Writer]
Earlier today, Arnold Schwarzenegger criticized the California school system, calling it disastrous. Arnold says California's schools are so bad that its graduates are willing to vote for me. Conan O'Brien
[ Arnold Bad California Calling Criticized Disastrous Earlier Graduates Says School Schools Schwarzenegger System Today Vote Willing]
This ability to have reliable sources of energy and a reliable transmission of energy here in North America is critical for both of us and for Mexico as we want to keep our economies growing. Paul Cellucci
[ Ability America Both Critical Economies Energy Growing Here Keep Mexico North Our Reliable Sources Transmission Us Want]
Whatever I do is done out of sheer joy; I drop my fruits like a ripe tree. What the general reader or the critic makes of them is not my concern. Henry Miller
[ Concern Critic Done Drop Fruits General Joy Makes Out Reader Ripe Sheer Them Tree Whatever]
I criticize a lot of players and coaches. But I back it up with facts. A lot of times guys get mad at me because someone told them what I said. I say, 'You're wrong: Go check the tape.' Phil Simms
[ Back Because Check Coaches Criticize Facts Get Go Guys Lot Mad Players Said Say Someone Tape Them Times Told Up Wrong]
The new fashion is to talk about the most private parts of your life; other fashion is to repent of your excesses and to criticize the drugs that made you happy in the other times. Mick Jagger
[ Criticize Excesses Fashion Happy Life Made Most New Other Parts Private Repent Talk Times Your]
How dare anyone, parent, schoolteacher, or merely literary critic, tell me not to act colored. Arna Bontemps
[ Act Anyone Colored Critic Dare How Literary Merely Parent Schoolteacher Tell]
The most critical factor subduing the demand for housing is that home ownership is no longer seen as the great, long-term buildup in equity value it once was. Mortimer Zuckerman
[ Critical Demand Equity Factor Great Home Housing Long-Term Longer Most Once Ownership Seen Subduing Value]
In the arts, the critic is the only independent source of information. The rest is advertising. Pauline Kael
[ Advertising Arts Critic Independent Information Only Rest Source]
The critical point is that the Constitution places the right of silence beyond the reach of government. William O. Douglas
[ Beyond Constitution Critical Government Places Point Reach Right Silence]
And I also serve on a caucus that addresses financial literacy for young people in this country. And it is so hypocritical that we want to talk to these kids about how to better manage their money when we are not doing a good job with our Nation's resources. Melissa Bean
[ Addresses Also Better Caucus Country Doing Financial Good How Hypocritical Job Kids Literacy Manage Money Nation Our Resources Serve Talk Their These Want Young]
The relationship between the public and the artist is complex and difficult to explain. There is a fine line between using this critical energy creatively and pandering to it. Andy Goldsworthy
[ Artist Between Complex Creatively Critical Difficult Energy Explain Fine Line Pandering Public Relationship Using]
I've encountered a lot of people who sound like critics but very few who have substantive criticisms. There is a lot of skepticism, but it seems to be more a matter of inertia than it is of people having some real reason for thinking something else. K. Eric Drexler
[ Criticisms Critics Else Encountered Few Having Inertia Lot Matter More Real Reason Seems Skepticism Some Something Sound Substantive Than Thinking Very]
I've never had an easy relationship with critics. I hold a lot of homicide in my heart. If this was another time, I'd be packing a piece. Jim Dine
[ Another Critics Easy Had Heart Hold Homicide Lot Never Packing Piece Relationship Time]
I've been lucky. The critics never went out of their way to single me out for doing bad work. James Caan
[ Bad Been Critics Doing Lucky Never Out Single Their Way Went Work]
If I read or listened to critics of our music, I'd have been discouraged a long time ago. Graham Nash
[ Ago Been Critics Discouraged Listened Long Music Our Read Time]
Civil and political rights are critical, but not often the real problem for the destitute sick. My patients in Haiti can now vote but they can't get medical care or clean water. Paul Farmer
[ Care Civil Clean Critical Destitute Get Haiti Medical Now Often Patients Political Problem Real Rights Sick Vote Water]
I say to consumers: instead of relying totally on critics, drink what you like and like what you drink. Robert Mondavi
[ Consumers Critics Drink Instead Relying Say Totally]
The English can be a very critical, unforgiving people, but criticism can be good. And this is a country that loves comedy. Bjork
[ Comedy Country Critical Criticism English Good Loves Unforgiving Very]
The only real evidence that any critic may bring before his gaze is the finished poem. Allen Tate
[ Any Before Bring Critic Evidence Finished Gaze His May Only Poem Real]
I have been in a lot of movies, but none of them are critics' darlings, you might say. Artie Lange
[ Been Critics Darlings Lot Might Movies None Say Them]
Has anybody ever seen a dramatic critic in the daytime? Of course not. They come out after dark, up to no good. P. G. Wodehouse
[ After Anybody Come Course Critic Dark Daytime Dramatic Ever Good Out Seen Up]
People taking photographs of their meals are not critics; they are from the United States. Louis de Bernieres
[ Critics Meals Photographs States Taking Their United]
Senator Albert Gore Sr. was one of the first outspoken critics of the Vietnam War. Peter Jennings
[ Albert Critics First Gore Outspoken Senator Vietnam War]
For the first half of this century, High Court judges have been cautious to the point of timidity in expressing any criticism of governmental action; the independence of the judiciary has been of a decidedly subordinate character. Ferdinand Mount
[ Action Any Been Cautious Century Character Court Criticism Decidedly Expressing First Governmental Half High Independence Judges Judiciary Point Subordinate Timidity]
Music is emotional, and you may catch a musician in a very unemotional mood or you may not be in the same frame of mind as the musician. So a critic will often say a musician is slipping. Nat King Cole
[ Catch Critic Emotional Frame May Mind Mood Music Musician Often Same Say Slipping Very Will]
While expanding market access for American industry, financial markets and farmers is critical, I believe it needs to be done responsibly, accounting for the treatment and protection of workers and the environment. Mark Udall
[ Access Accounting American Believe Critical Done Environment Expanding Farmers Financial Industry Market Markets Needs Protection Responsibly Treatment While Workers]
One of the things that strikes me is so many of the critics are people whose lifestyle doesn't change when the price of fuel changes, or if they keep a Wal-Mart store out of their area. Lee Scott
[ Area Change Changes Critics Fuel Keep Lifestyle Many Out Price Store Strikes Their Things Wal-Mart Whose]
I've been criticized for not having perspective in the past and I thought that of myself many times but not there. Andre Agassi
[ Been Criticized Having Many Myself Past Perspective Thought Times]
If you are not criticized, you may not be doing much. Donald Rumsfeld
[ Criticized Doing May Much]
The average man, if he meddles with criticism at all, is a conservative critic. A. E. Housman
[ Average Conservative Critic Criticism Man]
I have an intense dislike for artificial society. In France, one could lead a free life - to do what one wanted to do without interference or criticism from one's neighbors. Robert W. Service
[ Artificial Could Criticism Dislike France Free Intense Interference Lead Life Neighbors Society Wanted Without]
As a piece of literacy criticism, Freud's best writing is about Dostoyevsky. It's a kind of displaced literacy criticism. Dennis Potter
[ Best Criticism Displaced Freud Kind Literacy Piece Writing]
Critics don't buy records. They get 'em free. Nat King Cole
[ Buy Critics Em Free Get Records]
I regard the Klan, the Anglo-Saxon clubs and White American societies, as far as the Negro is concerned, as better friends of the race than all other groups of hypocritical whites put together. Marcus Garvey
[ American Anglo-Saxon Better Clubs Concerned Far Friends Groups Hypocritical Klan Negro Other Put Race Regard Societies Than Together White Whites]
Neither praise or blame is the object of true criticism. Justly to discriminate, firmly to establish, wisely to prescribe, and honestly to award. These are the true aims and duties of criticism. William Gilmore Simms
[ Aims Award Blame Criticism Discriminate Duties Establish Firmly Honestly Justly Neither Object Praise Prescribe These True Wisely]
To test a modest man's modesty do not investigate if he ignores applause, find out if he abides criticism. Franz Grillparzer
[ Abides Applause Criticism Find Ignores Investigate Man Modest Modesty Out Test]
I strongly support the call to greatly expand our human intelligence capability to penetrate al Qaeda and gather critical intelligence to prevent terrorist attacks on our homeland. Jim Ramstad
[ Al Attacks Call Capability Critical Expand Gather Greatly Homeland Human Intelligence Our Penetrate Prevent Qaeda Strongly Support Terrorist]
Some Critics on the Hearth are not only good-natured, but have rather too high, or, if that is impossible, let us say too pronounced, an opinion of the abilities of their literary friends. James Payn
[ Abilities Critics Friends Good-Natured Good-Natured Hearth High Impossible Literary Only Opinion Pronounced Rather Say Some Their Too Us]
I know that I am my worst critic. I know that if I can walk away from the set at the end of the day and feel that I did the best job I could and feel proud, that's what will satisfy me. Emily Rossum
[ Am Away Best Could Critic Day Did End Feel Job Know Proud Satisfy Set Walk Will Worst]
Working with people, the musical part is one thing but the personal part is totally different and just as critical. If the friendship is there and it's a lasting friendship, then it will take care of itself. John Mayall
[ Care Critical Different Friendship Itself Just Lasting Musical Part Personal Take Then Thing Totally Will Working]
A friend is a lot of things, but a critic isn't. Bern Williams
[ Critic Friend Lot Things]
That Germany was so immensely strong and Austria so dependent upon German strength that the word and will of Germany would at the critical moment be decisive with Austria. Edward Grey
[ Austria Critical Decisive Dependent German Germany Immensely Moment Strength Strong Upon Will Word Would]
Critics can be your most important friend. I don't read criticism of my stuff only because when it's bad, it's rough-and when it's good, it's not good enough. Kevin Bacon
[ Bad Because Criticism Critics Enough Friend Good Important Most Only Read Stuff Your]
National languages are all huge systems of vested interests which sullenly resist critical inquiry. Edward Sapir
[ Critical Huge Inquiry Interests Languages National Resist Systems Vested Which]
Most people would have given up when faced with all the criticism I've received over the years. Albert Ellis
[ Criticism Faced Given Most Over Received Up Would Years]
Any fool can criticize, condemn and complain and most fools do. Benjamin Franklin
[ Any Complain Condemn Criticize Fool Fools Most]
Their is no defense against criticism except obscurity. Joseph Addison
[ Against Criticism Defense Except Obscurity Their]
A drama critic is a person who surprises the playwright by informing him what he meant. Wilson Mizner
[ Critic Drama Him Informing Meant Person Playwright Surprises]
Think before you speak is criticism's motto; speak before you think, creation's. E. M. Forster
[ Before Creation Criticism Motto Speak Think]
The aim of all commentary on art now should be to make works of art - and, by analogy, our own experience - more, rather than less, real to us. The function of criticism should be to show how it is what it is, even that it is what it is, rather than to show what it means. Susan Sontag
[ Aim Analogy Art Commentary Criticism Even Experience Function How Less Make Means More Now Our Own Rather Real Should Show Than Us Works]
Of course, I also hear from critics who detest what I do, and while sometimes I feel rather proud of having made various the loathsome people or groups angry, at other times I wonder why I put up with such grief. Orson Scott Card
[ Also Angry Course Critics Detest Feel Grief Groups Having Hear Loathsome Made Other Proud Put Rather Sometimes Such Times Up Various While Why Wonder]
When my time on earth is gone, and my activities here are passed, I want they bury me upside down, and my critics can kiss my ass! Bobby Knight
[ Activities Ass Bury Critics Down Earth Gone Here Kiss Passed Time Upside Want]
My father assigned me to keep his scrapbooks. At first I was interested in reading only his rave notices, but I got interested in reading what the critics were saying about whether the play was good or not. Dorothy Fields
[ Assigned Critics Father First Good Got His Interested Keep Notices Only Play Rave Reading Saying Were Whether]
Criticism is prejudice made plausible. H. L. Mencken
[ Criticism Made Plausible Prejudice]
Social Security, a critically important, great program which does serve as the cornerstone of support for senior citizens, now faces challenges that threaten its long-term stability and well-being. The facts are there. The facts are crystal clear. Bill Frist
[ Challenges Citizens Clear Cornerstone Critically Crystal Does Faces Facts Great Important Long-Term Now Program Security Senior Serve Social Stability Support Threaten Well-Being Which]
For years Don Imus was just - boy, he was merciless in his criticism of me. Maybe it was justified, but that didn't mean it didn't hurt. Dan Rather
[ Boy Criticism His Hurt Just Justified Maybe Mean Merciless Years]
I hope that we can continue this cooperation on other critical issues related to America's future technological competitiveness. We must work together to encourage the creative talents that have made our country the world leader in technology. Dan Lipinski
[ America Competitiveness Continue Cooperation Country Creative Critical Encourage Future Hope Issues Leader Made Must Other Our Related Talents Technological Technology Together Work World]
The first assistant director is just so important that the choice of that person is critical to the movie. John Frankenheimer
[ Assistant Choice Critical Director First Important Just Movie Person]
I think it's critical that you feel you're working for a person who is committed to advancing your career. Andrea Jung
[ Advancing Career Committed Critical Feel Person Think Working Your]
Decadence is a difficult word to use since it has become little more than a term of abuse applied by critics to anything they do not yet understand or which seems to differ from their moral concepts. Ernest Hemingway
[ Abuse Anything Applied Become Concepts Critics Decadence Differ Difficult Little Moral More Seems Since Term Than Their Understand Use Which Word Yet]
I have never believed that the critic is the rival of the poet, but I do believe that criticism is a genre of literature or it does not exist. Harold Bloom
[ Believe Believed Critic Criticism Does Exist Genre Literature Never Poet Rival]
America has a critical role to play as the most powerful member of the world community. Adam Schiff Power
[ America Community Critical Member Most Play Powerful Role World]
As critical acclaim and response has built up, every interview I give is a chance to puncture the myth I've created about my work and refine it. James Ellroy
[ Acclaim Built Chance Created Critical Every Give Interview Myth Puncture Refine Response Up Work]
I was criticized at some level within the Republican Party by those who say government should not be in the economic development business at all. My response is that the only country I know that doesn't have an economic development plan is Papa New Guinea. Jon Huntsman, Jr.
[ Business Country Criticized Development Economic Government Guinea Know Level New Only Papa Party Plan Republican Response Say Should Some Those Within]
I never met anybody in my life who says, I want to be a critic. People want to be a fireman, poet, novelist. Leslie Fiedler
[ Anybody Critic Fireman Life Met Never Novelist Poet Says Want]
Right-wing media and politicians are looking for any opportunity to be critical of the reporters who are here. Some reporters make judgments, but that is not my style. I present both sides and report what I see with my own eyes. Peter Arnett
[ Any Both Critical Eyes Here Judgments Looking Make Media Opportunity Own Politicians Present Report Reporters Right-Wing See Sides Some Style]
Critics are sentinels in the grand army of letters, stationed at the corners of newspapers and reviews, to challenge every new author. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
[ Army Author Challenge Corners Critics Every Grand Letters New Newspapers Reviews Sentinels Stationed]
The Architect is just one of a series of works which examine the confrontation of innocence and experience, illustrating the complex ethics of power that exist between reader and writer, critic and artist, the human and the divine. John Scott
[ Architect Artist Between Complex Confrontation Critic Divine Ethics Examine Exist Experience Human Illustrating Innocence Just Power Reader Series Which Works Writer]
Amin knew that neither West nor East would criticize him for fear that he would support the other side. He felt he was untouchable and he said so openly. Ryszard Kapuscinski
[ Amin Criticize East Fear Felt Him Knew Neither Nor Openly Other Said Side Support Untouchable West Would]
There is a price for popularity. Critics look for your weaknesses, your flaws, anything that makes the work seem like a fluke and not seem worthy of all the attention it's getting. Terry McMillan
[ Anything Attention Critics Flaws Fluke Getting Look Makes Popularity Price Seem Weaknesses Work Worthy Your]
By helping readers understand these mechanics, I hope they will appreciate why freedom is for everyone, why it is essential for our security and why the free world plays a critically important role in advancing democracy around the globe. Natan Sharansky
[ Advancing Appreciate Around Critically Democracy Essential Everyone Free Freedom Globe Helping Hope Important Mechanics Our Plays Readers Role Security These Understand Why Will World]
Everyone gets criticized. LeAnn Rimes
[ Criticized Everyone Gets]
The greater the decrease in the social significance of an art form, the sharper the distinction between criticism and enjoyment by the public. The conventional is uncritically enjoyed, and the truly new is criticized with aversion. Walter Benjamin
[ Art Aversion Between Conventional Criticism Criticized Decrease Distinction Enjoyed Enjoyment Form Greater New Public Sharper Significance Social Truly Uncritically]
I am not criticizing investing in the stock market; I am an investor. Grace Napolitano
[ Am Criticizing Investing Investor Market Stock]
The critic is the only independent source of information. The rest is advertising. Pauline Kael
[ Advertising Critic Independent Information Only Rest Source]
Critical lice are like body lice, which desert corpses to seek the living. Theophile Gautier
[ Body Corpses Critical Desert Lice Living Seek Which]
It is hypocritical that Republicans can call any President "polarizing" after what Bush and the Republican Party did during his 8 years in office. Jeffrey C. Stewart
[ After Any Bush Call Did During His Hypocritical Office Party Polarizing President Republican Republicans Years]
Essays, entitled critical, are epistles addressed to the public, through which the mind of the recluse relieves itself of its impressions. Margaret Fuller
[ Addressed Critical Entitled Epistles Essays Impressions Itself Mind Public Recluse Relieves Through Which]
Well, they are critics of the Bush administration generally on the human rights record of the administration, and in particular, they are very, very critical of this use of science. Jane Mayer
[ Administration Bush Critical Critics Generally Human Particular Record Rights Science Use Very Well]
I hate it when people use sex as a weapon against the people who are engaging in it. It's so hypocritical. Mira Sorvino
[ Against Engaging Hate Hypocritical Sex Use Weapon]
The Impossible Generalized Man today is the critic who believes in loving those unworthy of love as well as those worthy - yet believes this only insofar as no personal risk is entailed. Meaning he loves no one, worthy or no. This is what makes him impossible. Nelson Algren
[ Believes Critic Entailed Generalized Him Impossible Insofar Love Loves Loving Makes Man Meaning Only Personal Risk Those Today Unworthy Well Worthy Yet]
My idea is always to reach my generation. The wise writer writes for the youth of his own generation, the critics of the next, and the schoolmasters of ever afterward. F. Scott Fitzgerald
[ Afterward Always Critics Ever Generation His Idea Next Own Reach Schoolmasters Wise Writer Writes Youth]
The implication that everyone would have to accept its judgments uncritically, that it was a decision from which there could be no appeal, was astonishing. Edwin Meese
[ Accept Appeal Astonishing Could Decision Everyone Implication Judgments Uncritically Which Would]
To criticize is to appreciate, to appropriate, to take intellectual possession, to establish in fine a relation with the criticized thing and to make it one's own. Henry James
[ Appreciate Appropriate Criticize Criticized Establish Fine Intellectual Make Own Possession Relation Take Thing]
Criticism, even when you try to ignore it, can hurt. I have cried over many articles written about me, but I move on and I don't hold on to that . Diana Ross
[ Articles Cried Criticism Even Hold Hurt Ignore Many Move Over Try Written]
I heard someone in opposition to reform last night criticize the president for saying it's their money. They said it's not their money; it's my mother's money. Well that's what's wrong with the system. Johnny Isakson
[ Criticize Heard Last Money Mother Night Opposition President Reform Said Saying Someone System Their Well Wrong]
The worst censors are those prohibiting criticism of the theory of evolution in the classroom. Phyllis Schlafly
[ Censors Classroom Criticism Evolution Prohibiting Theory Those Worst]
One gets tired of the role critics are supposed to have in this culture: It's like being the piano player in a whorehouse; you don't have any control over the action going on upstairs. Robert Hughes
[ Action Any Being Control Critics Culture Gets Going Over Piano Player Role Supposed Tired Upstairs Whorehouse]
We managed to put together a compilation that had some creativity to it. In the meantime I was listening to the free radio stations and I noticed that during their war coverage they were playing these songs born out of the Vietnam War that were all critical of the soldiers. Joni Mitchell
[ Born Compilation Coverage Creativity Critical During Free Had Listening Managed Meantime Noticed Out Playing Put Radio Soldiers Some Songs Stations Their These Together Vietnam War Were]
Creationist critics often charge that evolution cannot be tested, and therefore cannot be viewed as a properly scientific subject at all. This claim is rhetorical nonsense. Stephen Jay Gould
[ Cannot Charge Claim Creationist Critics Evolution Nonsense Often Properly Rhetorical Scientific Subject Tested Therefore Viewed]
Honest criticism means nothing: what one wants is unrestrained passion, fire for fire. Henry Miller
[ Criticism Fire Honest Means Nothing Passion Unrestrained Wants]
I used some vivid language that, if I could take it back, I'd take it back. It's not my intention to be personally critical of the President or of anyone else. Paul O'Neill
[ Anyone Back Could Critical Else Intention Language Personally President Some Take Used Vivid]
People's sex habits are as well known in Hollywood as their political opinions, and much less criticized. Ben Hecht
[ Criticized Habits Hollywood Known Less Much Opinions Political Sex Their Well]
Praise those of your critics for whom nothing is up to standard. Dag Hammarskjold
[ Critics Nothing Praise Standard Those Up Whom Your]
I believe certain members of the U.S. Congress have aided in the oppression and diversion of critical information that could have revealed a fullness of truth long ago. Bo Gritz
[ Ago Aided Believe Certain Congress Could Critical Diversion Fullness Information Long Members Oppression Revealed Truth]
According to one critic, my works looked like scraped billboards. I went to look at the billboards and decided that more billboards should be scraped. Mark Tobey
[ According Billboards Critic Decided Look Looked More Should Went Works]
I'm my own worst critic and I think everyone in the band is a perfectionist. Adam Jones
[ Band Critic Everyone Own Perfectionist Think Worst]
A true critic ought to dwell upon excellencies rather than imperfections, to discover the concealed beauties of a writer, and communicate to the world such things as are worth their observation. Joseph Addison
[ Beauties Communicate Concealed Critic Discover Dwell Excellencies Imperfections Observation Ought Rather Such Than Their Things True Upon World Worth Writer]
Lovers of literature will look for the remains of the golden treasure in that shipwreck on the bottom of the sea of criticism. Josef Skvorecky
[ Bottom Criticism Golden Literature Look Lovers Remains Sea Shipwreck Treasure Will]
The most destructive criticism is indifference. Edgar Watson Howe
[ Criticism Destructive Indifference Most]
Right action tends to be defined in terms of general individual rights and standards that have been critically examined and agreed upon by the whole society. Lawrence Kohlberg
[ Action Agreed Been Critically Defined Examined General Individual Right Rights Society Standards Tends Terms Upon Whole]
I think my expectations for myself are much more severe and much more direct. You can't work on a film for six years without being your own toughest critic. So you can't really be distracted by the expectations based on your previous performance. Ken Burns
[ Based Being Critic Direct Distracted Expectations Film More Much Myself Own Performance Previous Really Severe Six Think Toughest Without Work Years Your]
I am forced to say that I have many fiercer critics than myself. Irwin Shaw
[ Am Critics Forced Many Myself Say Than]
What we don't need in country music is divisiveness, public criticism of each other, and some arbitrary judgement of what belongs and what doesn't. Charley Pride
[ Arbitrary Belongs Country Criticism Divisiveness Each Judgement Music Need Other Public Some]
This is a free country, and nobody should be criticized for their political beliefs. We're all allowed to have our opinions. Shannen Doherty
[ Allowed Beliefs Country Criticized Free Nobody Opinions Our Political Should Their]
I wouldn't want to criticise someone like Charlotte Church because she has done fantastically well, but personally I've always cared about the long term. Lesley Garrett
[ Always Because Cared Charlotte Church Criticise Done Fantastically Long Personally She Someone Term Want Well]
Poets should ignore most criticism and get on with making poetry. Anne Stevenson
[ Criticism Get Ignore Making Most Poetry Poets Should]
Asking a critic to name his favorite book is like asking a butcher to name his favorite pig. John McCarthy
[ Asking Book Butcher Critic Favorite His Name Pig]
I wish all consumers were as gullible as advertising's biggest critics. Anyone who believes advertising is that powerful will believe almost anything. Jef I. Richards
[ Advertising Almost Anyone Anything Believe Believes Biggest Consumers Critics Gullible Powerful Were Will Wish]
Our present time is indeed a criticizing and critical time, hovering between the wish, and the inability to believe. Our complaints are like arrows shot up into the air at no target: and with no purpose they only fall back upon our own heads and destroy ourselves. William Temple
[ Air Arrows Back Believe Between Complaints Critical Criticizing Destroy Fall Heads Hovering Inability Indeed Into Only Our Ourselves Own Present Purpose Shot Target Time Up Upon Wish]
I was critical of the Israeli government, however, for not being prepared for the move. One does not uproot thousands of people without planning in advance what will be done with them. This was a political and human error in which the government functioned poorly. Norman Lamm
[ Advance Being Critical Does Done Error Government However Human Israeli Move Planning Political Poorly Prepared Them Thousands Uproot Which Will Without]
Pell Grants are, and have been, critically important tools in making higher education a possibility for lower- and middle-income students. Christopher Dodd
[ Been Critically Education Grants Higher Important Making Middle-Income Pell Possibility Students Tools]
The modern mind tends to be more and more critical and analytical in spirit, hence it must devise for itself an engine of expression which is logically defensible at every point and which tends to correspond to the rigorous spirit of modern science. Edward Sapir
[ Analytical Correspond Critical Devise Engine Every Expression Hence Itself Logically Mind Modern More Must Point Rigorous Science Spirit Tends Which]
I think that's unjustified criticism. We have had a number of measures in place in this country for several years to mitigate the possibility of mad cow spreading in this country. We have found a single case. Ann Veneman
[ Case Country Cow Criticism Found Had Mad Measures Mitigate Number Place Possibility Several Single Spreading Think Unjustified Years]
I think the hardest thing to overcome is judging yourself and being your own worst critic so to speak. Nile Rodgers
[ Being Critic Hardest Judging Overcome Own Speak Thing Think Worst Your Yourself]
As an actress, I have to be objective about myself. If I don't criticize myself, there are plenty who will do a find job of it for me! Loretta Young
[ Actress Criticize Find Job Myself Objective Plenty Will]
I have the worst ear for criticism; even when I have created a stage set I like, I always hear the woman in the back of the dress circle who says she doesn't like blue. Cecil Beaton
[ Always Back Blue Circle Created Criticism Dress Ear Even Hear Says Set She Stage Woman Worst]
The other part of our proposal that gets the 'dittoheads' upset is our suggestion that the commercial radio station owners either play by the rules or pay. In other words, if they don't want to be subject to local criticism of how they are meeting their license obligations, they should pay to support public broadcasters who will operate on behalf of the local community. Mark Lloyd
[ Behalf Broadcasters Commercial Community Criticism Either Gets How License Local Meeting Obligations Operate Other Our Owners Part Pay Play Proposal Public Radio Rules Should Station Subject Suggestion Support Their Upset Wan]
It is critical that Democratic candidates, whether they are in New Jersey, or Virginia, or anywhere, emphasize the fact that we can be trusted, and can bring fiscal integrity to our state, local, and national government. Mark Warner
[ Anywhere Bring Candidates Critical Democratic Emphasize Fact Fiscal Government Integrity Jersey Local National New Our State Trusted Virginia Whether]
You know what the critics are. If you tell the truth they only say you're cynical and it does an author no good to get a reputation for cynicism. W. Somerset Maugham
[ Author Critics Cynical Cynicism Does Get Good Know Only Reputation Say Tell Truth]
The critics tend to forget their own answers after a while. Gina Gershon
[ After Answers Critics Forget Own Tend Their While]
As this body of knowledge has evolved, a much more critical job for researchers and scientists has evolved into explaining and educating policy makers and the public to the risks of global warming and the possible consequences of action or of no action. John Olver
[ Action Body Consequences Critical Educating Evolved Explaining Global Into Job Knowledge Makers More Much Policy Possible Public Researchers Risks Scientists Warming]
It's very hard to find critics or a magazine today that will publish material that is genuinely independent and written without any concern about being cut off some distributor's list or not be invited or flown into screenings. Wim Wenders
[ Any Being Concern Critics Cut Distributor Find Flown Genuinely Hard Independent Into Invited List Magazine Material Off Publish Screenings Some Today Very Will Without Written]
The Middle East is literally going up in flames, as is California, and Katrina's problems haven't been solved, and Congress' response is to criticize Federal judges. Alcee Hastings
[ Been California Congress Criticize East Federal Flames Going Haven Judges Katrina Literally Middle Problems Response Solved Up]
If you do this, you're going to have some heartaches from it. You're going to have people yelling at you or maybe screaming at you or criticizing you, but I think it's the best way to sell a superior chicken. Frank Perdue
[ Best Chicken Criticizing Going Maybe Screaming Sell Some Superior Think Way Yelling]
You get a show where people are jumping up and dancing, but it's not a critical event in the sense of profound catharsis. Essentially it's celebratory. Archie Shepp
[ Catharsis Critical Dancing Essentially Event Get Jumping Profound Sense Show Up Where]
The United Nations has a critical role to play in promoting stability, security, democracy, human rights, and economic development. The UN is as relevant today as at any time in its history, but it needs reform. Chuck Hagel
[ Any Critical Democracy Development Economic History Human Nations Needs Play Promoting Reform Relevant Rights Role Security Stability Time Today Un United]
Nitrogen fertilizer is used on all crops produced in this country, but it is a key plant nutrient to produce corn a critical crop to Illinois farmers. John Shimkus
[ Corn Country Critical Crop Crops Farmers Fertilizer Illinois Key Nitrogen Plant Produce Produced Used]
Early in the morning, I fell in love with the girl that later on became my wife. At that time, we were so naive. I wanted to charm her, so I read her Capital by Marx. I thought somehow she would be convinced by the strength of his criticism about capital. Shimon Peres
[ Became Capital Charm Convinced Criticism Early Fell Girl Her His Later Love Marx Morning Naive Read She Somehow Strength Thought Time Wanted Were Wife Would]
This is a nation that has lost the ability to be self-critical, and that makes a lie out of the freedoms. Joni Mitchell
[ Ability Freedoms Lie Lost Makes Nation Out Self-Critical]
A critic is a legless man who teaches running. Channing Pollock
[ Critic Man Running Teaches]
I learned a lot about critics, not to really take them too seriously about movies. Gina Gershon
[ Critics Learned Lot Movies Really Seriously Take Them Too]
In the finest critics one hears the full cry of the human. They tell one why it matters to read. Harold Bloom
[ Critics Cry Finest Full Hears Human Matters Read Tell Why]
Miles Davis fully embraced possibilities and delved into it. He was criticized heavily from the jazz side. He was supposed to be part of a tradition, but he didn't consider himself part of a tradition. Bill Laswell
[ Consider Criticized Davis Delved Embraced Fully Heavily Himself Into Jazz Miles Part Possibilities Side Supposed Tradition]
I don't like to write like God. It is only because you never do it, though, that the critics think you can't do it. Ernest Hemingway
[ Because Critics God Never Only Think Though Write]
Bush the father did well in placing his sons as governors and did not forget to pass on the expertise in fraud from the leaders of the region to Florida to use it in critical moments. Osama bin Laden
[ Bush Critical Did Expertise Father Florida Forget Fraud Governors His Leaders Moments Pass Placing Region Sons Use Well]
Make it your habit not to be critical about small things. Edward Everett Hale
[ Critical Habit Make Small Things Your]
At times he could be very critical. He didn't like prints on me. He didn't like stripes. He didn't like boldness. He said I was petite and that was taking away from my looks. Priscilla Presley
[ Away Boldness Could Critical Looks Prints Said Stripes Taking Times Very]
Man is the only animal that learns by being hypocritical. He pretends to be polite and then, eventually, he becomes polite. Jean Kerr
[ Animal Becomes Being Eventually Hypocritical Learns Man Only Polite Pretends Then]
Sympathy is the first condition of criticism. Henri Frederic Amiel
[ Condition Criticism First Sympathy]
I love my dad, although I'm definitely critical of him sometimes, like when his pants are too tight. But I love him so much and I try to be really supportive of him. Liv Tyler Dad
[ Although Critical Dad Definitely Him His Love Much Pants Really Sometimes Supportive Tight Too Try]
There are few circumstances which so strongly distinguish the philosopher, as the calmness with which he can reply to criticisms he may think undeservedly severe. Charles Babbage
[ Calmness Circumstances Criticisms Distinguish Few May Philosopher Reply Severe Strongly Think Undeservedly Which]
We get criticized for showing no personality, then we get penalized when we do. Lindsay Davenport
[ Criticized Get Penalized Personality Showing Then]
I don't judge a regime by the damning criticism of the opposition, but by the ingenuous praise of the partisan. Jean Rostand
[ Criticism Damning Judge Opposition Partisan Praise Regime]
Whenever a critic mentions the salary of an actor, I'm thinking, He's not talking about the movie. Harold Ramis
[ Actor Critic Mentions Movie Salary Talking Thinking Whenever]
I've never personally criticized anyone else's music, but I know that the public's real problem is not the music I make but the perception that I play simple music for money only and for the notoriety and to increase my popularity. Kenny G
[ Anyone Criticized Else Increase Know Make Money Music Never Notoriety Only Perception Personally Play Popularity Problem Public Real Simple]
We don't make movies for critics. I've done four movies; there's millions upon millions upon millions of people who've paid to see them. Somebody likes them. My greatest joy is to sit anonymously in a dark theater and watch it with an audience, a paying audience. Michael Bay
[ Anonymously Audience Critics Dark Done Four Greatest Joy Likes Make Millions Movies Paid Paying See Sit Somebody Theater Them Upon Watch]
If you're going to get into social criticism with absurdity and satire, you can't be politically correct when you do that. John Cusack
[ Absurdity Correct Criticism Get Going Into Politically Satire Social]
I've been criticised for writing in too complex a manner for younger people. Tanith Lee
[ Been Complex Criticised Manner Too Writing Younger]
Criticism in the universities, I'll have to admit, has entered a phase where I am totally out of sympathy with 95% of what goes on. It's Stalinism without Stalin. Harold Bloom
[ Admit Am Criticism Entered Goes Out Phase Stalin Stalinism Sympathy Totally Universities Where Without]
People, as critical as it looks, we're OK. We are in control, whether we feel it or not. Lionel Richie
[ Control Critical Feel Looks Ok Whether]
Action and faith enslave thought, both of them in order not be troubled or inconvenienced by reflection, criticism, and doubt. Henri Frederic Amiel
[ Action Both Criticism Doubt Enslave Faith Order Reflection Them Thought Troubled]
If Attila the Hun were alive today, he'd be a drama critic. Edward Albee
[ Alive Critic Drama Today Were]
To silence criticism is to silence freedom. Sidney Hook
[ Criticism Freedom Silence]
I think the American people are very smart in understanding our country is very trustworthy with nuclear weapons. We've had them from the beginning. But they have also been critical for keeping the world more at peace than it would have been if it hadn't been for the American nuclear umbrella. Haley Barbour
[ Also American Been Beginning Country Critical Had Hadn Keeping More Nuclear Our Peace Smart Than Them Think Trustworthy Umbrella Understanding Very Weapons World Would]
I don't listen to what art critics say. I don't know anybody who needs a critic to find out what art is. Jean-Michel Basquiat
[ Anybody Art Critic Critics Find Know Listen Needs Out Say]
Obviously there will be a backlash. If you believe the hype you have to believe a backlash too. Any criticism we get, is always stuff we've already criticised ourselves. Johnny Greenwood
[ Already Always Any Backlash Believe Criticised Criticism Get Hype Obviously Ourselves Stuff Too Will]
But you know, really, if you think about it Roger and I and all critics really have one absolute essential part of our credentials and that is that you believe that that is actually what we think. Gene Siskel
[ Absolute Actually Believe Credentials Critics Essential Know Our Part Really Roger Think]
When critics sit in judgment it is hard to tell where justice leaves off and vengeance begins. Chuck Jones
[ Begins Critics Hard Judgment Justice Leaves Off Sit Tell Vengeance Where]
I believe in criticism. Paul Anka
[ Believe Criticism]
The entire American media apparatus bought into the drug war - which is an enormously damaging and costly undertaking for this country - and there wasn't enough critical reporting about it and that's why it's gotten out of hand. David Talbot
[ American Apparatus Bought Costly Country Critical Damaging Enormously Enough Entire Gotten Hand Into Media Out Reporting Undertaking War Which Why]
Artists teach critics what to think. Critics repeat what the artists teach them. Sol LeWitt
[ Artists Critics Repeat Teach Them Think]
It's pointless to be critical of your stuff once it's done. I don't spend a lot of time agonising over it. It's of no importance once it's finished. Paul Simon
[ Critical Done Finished Importance Lot Once Over Pointless Spend Stuff Time Your]
I think there are a lot of reasons to be critical of the media in America. Laura Bush
[ America Critical Lot Media Reasons Think]
Few are there that will leave the secure seclusion of the scholar's life, the peaceful walks of literature and learning, to stand out a target for the criticism of unkind and hostile minds. Felix Adler
[ Criticism Few Hostile Learning Leave Life Literature Minds Out Peaceful Scholar Seclusion Secure Stand Target Unkind Walks Will]
The generous Critic fann'd the Poet's fire, And taught the world with reason to admire. Edgar Allan Poe
[ Admire Critic Fire Generous Poet Reason Taught World]
Flatter me, and I may not believe you. Criticize me, and I may not like you. Ignore me, and I may not forgive you. Encourage me, and I will not forget you. Love me and I may be forced to love you. William Arthur Ward
[ Believe Criticize Encourage Flatter Forced Forget Forgive Ignore Love May Will]
What is important, then, is not that the critic should possess a correct abstract definition of beauty for the intellect, but a certain kind of temperament, the power of being deeply moved by the presence of beautiful objects. Walter Pater
[ Abstract Beautiful Beauty Being Certain Correct Critic Deeply Definition Important Intellect Kind Moved Objects Possess Power Presence Should Temperament Then]
When we criticize in Iran the actions of the government, the fundamentalists say that we and the Bush Administration are in the same camp. The funny thing is that human rights activists and Mr. Bush can never be situated in the same group. Shirin Ebadi
[ Actions Activists Administration Bush Camp Criticize Fundamentalists Funny Government Group Human Iran Mr Never Rights Same Say Situated Thing]
That's a very critical phase in customer service because you can start to really understand what part of customer service has value to customers and what part is bothering customers. Sanjay Kumar
[ Because Bothering Critical Customer Customers Part Phase Really Service Start Understand Value Very]
And you can't really cover people critically that you're friends with. Kurt Loder
[ Cover Critically Friends Really]
I do see value in music criticism. Most of the criticism I have received over the years has been very good. Van Morrison
[ Been Criticism Good Most Music Over Received See Value Very Years]
If I make a move, like raise my eyebrows, some critic says I'm doing Nicholson. What am I supposed to do, cut off my eyebrows? Christian Slater
[ Am Critic Cut Doing Eyebrows Make Move Nicholson Off Raise Says Some Supposed]
A critic is someone who never actually goes to the battle, yet who afterwards comes out shooting the wounded. Tyne Daly
[ Actually Afterwards Battle Comes Critic Goes Never Out Shooting Someone Wounded Yet]
Persecution is the first law of society because it is always easier to suppress criticism than to meet it. Howard Mumford Jones
[ Always Because Criticism Easier First Law Meet Persecution Society Suppress Than]
However, while we should certainly celebrate the demise of overt official racism, we must also critically examine where we are at this historical moment, recognize the many challenges ahead and reaffirm our commitment to making Brown v. Board a reality. Ed Markey
[ Ahead Also Board Brown Celebrate Certainly Challenges Commitment Critically Demise Examine Historical However Making Many Moment Must Official Our Overt Racism Reaffirm Reality Recognize Should Where While]
However, I was a restaurant critic at Chicago magazine before I worked at Esquire, and I've been a really enthusiastic home cook for a long time. It's just something I'm passionate about. Ted Allen
[ Been Before Chicago Cook Critic Enthusiastic Esquire Home However Just Long Magazine Passionate Really Restaurant Something Time Worked]
One forgives the critic - perhaps - but never the good-natured friend. James Payn
[ Critic Forgives Friend Good-Natured Good-Natured Never Perhaps]
I'm angry that the private sector, which is supposed to be in charge of running gasoline into the Valley, doesn't have its act together to deal with a critical situation, so now the public sector has to step in. Janet Napolitano
[ Act Angry Charge Critical Deal Gasoline Into Now Private Public Running Sector Situation Step Supposed Together Valley Which]
I don't think the critics could understand what we were doing. Jimmy Page
[ Could Critics Doing Think Understand Were]
TV critics, who traditionally hate television and make their living writing about it, often didn't like what I did on the air. Charles Kuralt
[ Air Critics Did Hate Living Make Often Television Their Traditionally Tv Writing]
And when these advances are made, hydrogen can fill critical energy needs beyond transportation. Hydrogen can also be used to heat and generate electricity for our homes. The future possibilities of this energy source are enormous. Dan Lipinski
[ Advances Also Beyond Critical Electricity Energy Enormous Fill Future Generate Heat Homes Hydrogen Made Needs Our Possibilities Source These Transportation Used]
If you criticise something then you have to have an alternative, but we do have to try and improve things. Linford Christie
[ Alternative Criticise Improve Something Then Things Try]
In addition, the oil royalties the Federal Government does not collect from big oil will starve the Land and Water Conservation Fund of critical financial resources. Ron Kind
[ Addition Big Collect Conservation Critical Does Federal Financial Fund Government Land Oil Resources Royalties Starve Water Will]
I used to get criticized for putting food in novels. Jim Harrison
[ Criticized Food Get Novels Putting Used]
It is quite cruel that a poet cannot wander through his regions of enchantment without having a critic, forever, like the old man of the sea, upon his back. Marianne Moore
[ Back Cannot Critic Cruel Enchantment Forever Having His Man Old Poet Quite Regions Sea Through Upon Wander Without]
A comprehensive national energy policy is critical to our nation's economy and our national security. Energy expenditures account for about 7% percent of our total economy and influence pricing in the much of the rest of the economy. Heather Wilson
[ Account Comprehensive Critical Economy Energy Expenditures Influence Much Nation National Our Percent Policy Pricing Rest Security Total]
This issue, if not addressed, leaves any President, including George Bush, open to the criticism that they are essentially ignoring the destruction of the nation and I believe that with all my heart. Tom Tancredo
[ Addressed Any Believe Bush Criticism Destruction Essentially George Heart Ignoring Including Issue Leaves Nation Open President]
The biggest critics of my books are people who never read them. Jackie Collins
[ Biggest Books Critics Never Read Them]
If you keep your feathers well oiled the water of criticism will run off as from a duck's back. Ellen Henrietta Swallow Richards
[ Back Criticism Duck Feathers Keep Off Run Water Well Will Your]
Let the refining and improving of your own life keep you so busy that you have little time to criticize others. H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
[ Busy Criticize Improving Keep Life Little Others Own Refining Time Your]
Everything we did was criticized. For about thirty years we lived with the world against us, accusing us of things we didn't do! Ian Smith
[ Accusing Against Criticized Did Everything Lived Things Thirty Us World Years]
It should be clear by now that my focus here is not freedom of speech or the press. This freedom is all too often an exaggeration. At the very least, blind references to freedom of speech or the press serve as a distraction from the critical examination of other communications policies. Mark Lloyd
[ Blind Clear Communications Critical Distraction Exaggeration Examination Focus Freedom Here Least Now Often Other Policies Press References Serve Should Speech Too Very]
I'm so critical of myself. I'm actually really, really proud of the film. It's really cool to see a movie at Sundance because everybody is so supportive. Giovanni Ribisi
[ Actually Because Cool Critical Everybody Film Movie Myself Proud Really See Sundance Supportive]
Kind thoughts are rarer than either kind words or deeds. They imply a great deal of thinking about others. This in itself is rare. But they also imply a great deal of thinking about others without the thoughts being criticisms. This is rarer still. Frederick William Faber
[ Also Being Criticisms Deal Deeds Either Great Imply Itself Kind Others Rare Rarer Still Than Thinking Thoughts Without Words]
Like some of my other movies, 'Conquest Of The Planet Of The Apes' is also a very political film, and many critics still consider it even the best of all the Apes movies, because it conveys a series of political viewpoints. J. Lee Thompson
[ Also Apes Because Best Conquest Consider Conveys Critics Even Film Many Movies Other Planet Political Series Some Still Very Viewpoints]
I suppose it's easy to play a hypocritical politician with a smiling face; it's also quite gratifying to play. Ian McDiarmid
[ Also Easy Face Gratifying Hypocritical Play Politician Quite Smiling Suppose]
Cuvier had preceded Lamarck in specifying the kinds and degrees of variation, which his own observations and critical judgment of the reports of others led him to admit. Richard Owen
[ Admit Critical Degrees Had Him His Judgment Kinds Led Observations Others Own Preceded Reports Variation Which]
If my critics saw me walking over the Thames they would say it was because I couldn't swim. Margaret Thatcher
[ Because Critics Over Saw Say Swim Thames Walking Would]
There's so much of, it could have been a very critical examination of what happened, and really the emotional lives of the people involved sort of carry the characters forward. Jeremy Northam
[ Been Carry Characters Could Critical Emotional Examination Forward Happened Involved Lives Much Really Sort Very]
What distinguishes modern art from the art of other ages is criticism. Octavio Paz
[ Ages Art Criticism Distinguishes Modern Other]
Colonial governors and senior civil servants are not easy people to argue with, and I was not popular because of my criticism of the colonial service in Kenya. Louis Leakey
[ Argue Because Civil Colonial Criticism Easy Governors Kenya Popular Senior Servants Service]
For all my criticisms of the current system, it doesn't mean that I would like to return to the old one. Helen Suzman
[ Criticisms Current Mean Old Return System Would]
Most professional players are their own biggest critics. Some of the things you read in the papers that strike you as bang out of order will already have been thought by the players themselves. Rio Ferdinand
[ Already Bang Been Biggest Critics Most Order Out Own Papers Players Professional Read Some Strike Their Themselves Things Thought Will]
At times we were criticized for doing too much slapstick. I don't believe in mild comedy, and neither does Lucy. Desi Arnaz
[ Believe Comedy Criticized Does Doing Lucy Mild Much Neither Slapstick Times Too Were]
Recruitment and retention are critical to sustain our Armed Forces with the best men and women willing to stand in the gap and make huge sacrifices to ensure our freedom. Zack Wamp
[ Armed Best Critical Ensure Forces Freedom Gap Huge Make Men Our Recruitment Retention Sacrifices Stand Sustain Willing Women]
Children need models rather than critics. Joseph Joubert
[ Children Critics Models Need Rather Than]
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain - and most fools do. Dale Carnegie
[ Any Complain Condemn Criticize Fool Fools Most]
I mean, the part you don't like, I mean, that's the only part. That's the part no one likes, and that is the criticisms, and the unfair criticisms, I might add, of my husband. But that's also just a fact of life in politics. Laura Bush
[ Add Also Criticisms Fact Husband Just Life Likes Mean Might Only Part Politics Unfair]
Science must begin with myths, and with the criticism of myths. Karl Popper
[ Begin Criticism Must Myths Science]
Diversity on the bench is critical. As practitioners, you need judges who 'get it!' We need judges who understand what discrimination feels like. We need judges who understand what inequality feels like. We need judges who understand the subtleties of unfair treatment and who are willing to call it out when they see it! Debbie Wasserman Schultz
[ Bench Call Critical Discrimination Diversity Feels Get Inequality Judges Need Out Practitioners See Subtleties Treatment Understand Unfair Willing]
Many critics of the Palestinians, especially those in Congress, think the current calm is merely the eye of the storm. That's why the House of Representatives approved a foreign aid package last week that forbade the direct financial assistance to the Palestinian Authority . Suzanne Fields
[ Aid Approved Assistance Authority Calm Congress Critics Current Direct Especially Eye Financial Forbade Foreign House Last Many Merely Package Palestinian Palestinians Representatives Storm Think Those Week Why]
We can do things the cheap way, the simple way, for the short-term and without regard for the future. Or, we can make the extra effort, do the hard work, absorb the criticism and make decisions that will cause a better future. Mike Rounds
[ Absorb Better Cause Cheap Criticism Decisions Effort Extra Future Hard Make Regard Short-Term Simple Things Way Will Without Work]
Unless man is committed to the belief that all mankind are his brothers, then he labors in vain and hypocritically in the vineyards of equality. Adam Clayton
[ Belief Brothers Committed Equality His Labors Man Mankind Then Unless Vain]
Singing is my dream and, while it may have not been a commercial success, critically I was thrilled with the reception my first album got. Minnie Driver
[ Album Been Commercial Critically Dream First Got May Reception Singing Success Thrilled While]
With over 1 billion users and counting worldwide, the Internet has quickly become a critical place for individuals, business communities and governments to share and distribute information. Robin Hayes
[ Become Billion Business Communities Counting Critical Distribute Governments Individuals Information Internet Over Place Quickly Share Users Worldwide]
Students now arrive at the university ignorant and cynical about our political heritage, lacking the wherewithal to be either inspired by it or seriously critical of it. Allan Bloom
[ Arrive Critical Cynical Either Heritage Ignorant Inspired Lacking Now Our Political Seriously Students University Wherewithal]
I have yet to find the man, however exalted his station, who did not do better work and put forth greater effort under a spirit of approval than under a spirit of criticism. Charles Schwab
[ Approval Better Criticism Did Effort Exalted Find Forth Greater His However Man Put Spirit Station Than Under Work Yet]
So, for me, working with larger companies has often been very satisfying, precisely because of the ability of bringing critical mass to bear on a given effort. Vinton Cerf
[ Ability Bear Because Been Bringing Companies Critical Effort Given Larger Mass Often Precisely Satisfying Very Working]
My attitude is, if someone's going to criticize me, tell me to my face. Simon Cowell
[ Attitude Criticize Face Going Someone Tell]
I don't write for publishers, certainly not for critics, and not for readers, But I am delighted that so many people have found my books enjoyable and want to continue to read them. Jean M. Auel
[ Am Books Certainly Continue Critics Delighted Enjoyable Found Many Publishers Read Readers Them Want Write]
We always expect tremendous criticism. It is my role to be the lightning rod ... to attract the attacks against the organization for our work, and that is a difficult role. On the other hand, I get undue credit. Julian Assange
[ Against Always Attacks Attract Credit Criticism Difficult Expect Get Hand Lightning Organization Other Our Rod Role Tremendous Undue Work]
It seems that the creative faculty and the critical faculty cannot exist together in their highest perfection. W. Somerset Maugham
[ Cannot Creative Critical Exist Faculty Highest Perfection Seems Their Together]
The second one, the joint Truth and Friendship Commission, which we started now with Indonesia, that is the one that has been criticized; its terms of reference call for providing amnesty for those who cooperate in telling the truth. It does not lead to prosecution. Jose Ramos-Horta
[ Amnesty Been Call Commission Cooperate Criticized Does Friendship Indonesia Joint Lead Now Prosecution Providing Reference Second Started Telling Terms Those Truth Which]
Give a critic an inch, he'll write a play. John Steinbeck
[ Critic Give Inch Play Write]
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis. Dalai Lama
[ Always Analysis Authority Critical Individual Must Own Reason Rest Ultimate]
It is easy to criticize, particularly in a political season. But to lead is something altogether different. The leader must live in the real world of the price that might be paid for the goal that has been set. Norm Coleman
[ Altogether Been Criticize Different Easy Goal Lead Leader Live Might Must Paid Particularly Political Price Real Season Set Something World]
Political criticism is our enemies' best friend. Bernard Kerik
[ Best Criticism Enemies Friend Our Political]
Reason can be used only when looking critically back. Peter D. Mitchell
[ Back Critically Looking Only Reason Used]
Year Two is a critical year for any television show. Josh Schwartz
[ Any Critical Show Television Two Year]
The critical period in matrimony is breakfast-time. Alan Patrick Herbert
[ Critical Matrimony Period]
The framers of the Constitution were so clear in the federalist papers and elsewhere that they felt an independent judiciary was critical to the success of the nation. Sandra Day O'Connor
[ Clear Constitution Critical Elsewhere Federalist Felt Framers Independent Judiciary Nation Papers Success Were]
My play Safe Sex was picked apart because critics thought it was untrue. It was a play in which no one had AIDS, but the characters talked about how it was going to change their lives. Harvey Fierstein
[ Aids Apart Because Change Characters Critics Going Had How Lives Picked Play Safe Sex Talked Their Thought Untrue Which]
A lot of the work in United States is highly critical of technology. I'm using 15,000 watts of power and 18 different pieces of electronic equipment to say that. Laurie Anderson
[ Critical Different Electronic Equipment Highly Lot Pieces Power Say States Technology United Using Watts Work]
I find you write with one person in mind. Usually for me that one person is my wife, because she's my most severe critic and understands best what I'm trying to do. Jonathan Carroll
[ Because Best Critic Find Mind Most Person Severe She Trying Understands Usually Wife Write]
I've been involved with blood donation since the 1980s because there is a critical need. Donna Reed
[ Because Been Blood Critical Donation Involved Need Since]
I work for the public, for the people who are paying to go to the cinema, rather than for the critics. Kevin Costner
[ Cinema Critics Go Paying Public Rather Than Work]
There are hardly five critics in America; and several of them are asleep. Herman Melville
[ America Asleep Critics Five Hardly Several Them]
Beginning with adolescence, my political formation was oriented in the ideological direction of Marxism. It was natural, being that my thinking was influenced by an atmosphere of active critical resistance. That was the way it was during all of the dictatorship and up to the Revolution of 1974. Jose Saramago
[ Active Adolescence Atmosphere Beginning Being Critical Dictatorship Direction During Formation Ideological Influenced Marxism Natural Oriented Political Resistance Revolution Thinking Up Way]
So we believed that strategic alliances and partnerships were critical, and we did that for five years. Steve Case
[ Alliances Believed Critical Did Five Partnerships Strategic Were Years]
By cutting critical domestic programs such as education, health, environmental protection, and veterans' services, this budget reveals misplaced priorities. Dan Lipinski
[ Budget Critical Cutting Domestic Education Environmental Health Misplaced Priorities Programs Protection Reveals Services Such Veterans]
Of course the French are making very credible movies and it is still one of the greatest nations in terms of world cinema but the real problem is the decay in film criticism. Wim Wenders
[ Cinema Course Credible Criticism Decay Film French Greatest Making Movies Nations Problem Real Still Terms Very World]
I much prefer a compliment, even if insincere, to sincere criticism. Titus Maccius Plautus
[ Compliment Criticism Even Insincere Much Prefer Sincere]
I was up watching Meet Joe Black at four AM. I was hoping Brad Pitt would die, and he was still alive at seven forty in the morning! I actually felt sorry for once, for critics. Rose McGowan
[ Actually Alive Am Black Brad Critics Die Felt Forty Four Hoping Joe Meet Morning Once Pitt Seven Sorry Still Up Watching Would]
Pay no attention to what the critics say; no statue has ever been put up to a critic. Jean Sibelius
[ Attention Been Critic Critics Ever Pay Put Say Statue Up]
What the nation's built on is discussion, contradiction and growth, and at the moment you can't discuss anything. If you do start to discuss it, you get criticized. If people hate us, you have to find out why and try to solve that problem. Donald Sutherland
[ Anything Built Contradiction Criticized Discuss Discussion Find Get Growth Hate Moment Nation Out Problem Solve Start Try Us Why]
After all, one knows one's weak points so well, that it's rather bewildering to have the critics overlook them and invent others. Edith Wharton
[ After Bewildering Critics Invent Knows Others Overlook Points Rather Them Weak Well]
It is especially important to encourage unorthodox thinking when the situation is critical: At such moments every new word and fresh thought is more precious than gold. Indeed, people must not be deprived of the right to think their own thoughts. Boris Yeltsin
[ Critical Deprived Encourage Especially Every Fresh Gold Important Indeed Moments More Must New Own Precious Right Situation Such Than Their Think Thinking Thought Thoughts Unorthodox Word]
To most jazz critics I was basically Kenny G. Herbie Mann
[ Basically Critics Jazz Kenny Most]
I don't care what the critics say or think because I care for and love my fans. Oksana Baiul
[ Because Care Critics Fans Love Say Think]
In extreme situations, the entire universe becomes our foe; at such critical times, unity of mind and technique is essential - do not let your heart waver! Morihei Ueshiba
[ Becomes Critical Entire Essential Extreme Foe Heart Mind Our Situations Such Technique Times Unity Universe Waver Your]
Honest criticism is hard to take, particularly from a relative, a friend, an acquaintance or a stranger. Franklin P. Jones
[ Acquaintance Criticism Friend Hard Honest Particularly Relative Stranger Take]
A good writer is not, per se, a good book critic. No more so than a good drunk is automatically a good bartender. Jim Bishop
[ Automatically Bartender Book Critic Drunk Good More Per Se Than Writer]
No matter how well you do, no matter how successful you are, they're always going to criticize you. Todd Bridges
[ Always Criticize Going How Matter Successful Well]
My second play, The Birthday Party, I wrote in 1958 - or 1957. It was totally destroyed by the critics of the day, who called it an absolute load of rubbish. Harold Pinter
[ Absolute Birthday Called Critics Day Destroyed Load Party Play Rubbish Second Totally Wrote]
I got the chance to argue my first case in Supreme Court, a criminal case arising in Alabama that involved the right of a defendant to counsel at a critical stage in a capital case before a trial. Constance Baker Motley
[ Alabama Argue Arising Before Capital Case Chance Counsel Court Criminal Critical Defendant First Got Involved Right Stage Supreme Trial]
The great mystery to me is how restaurant critics think they can get away with doing their job without anybody noticing who they are. Ted Allen
[ Anybody Away Critics Doing Get Great How Job Mystery Noticing Restaurant Their Think Without]
Graham Greene, as I understand it, was quite outspoken in his criticism of American foreign policy. Brendan Fraser
[ American Criticism Foreign Graham Greene His Outspoken Policy Quite Understand]
The first stage in a technology's advance is that it'll fall below a critical price. After it falls below a critical price, it will tend, if it's successful, to rise above a critical mass, a penetration. Chris Anderson
[ Above Advance After Below Critical Fall Falls First Mass Penetration Price Rise Stage Successful Technology Tend Will]
I won't quit until I get run over by a truck, a producer or a critic. Jack Lemmon
[ Critic Get Over Producer Quit Run Truck Until Won]
I will try to account for the degree of my aesthetic emotion. That, I conceive, is the function of the critic. Clive Bell
[ Account Aesthetic Conceive Critic Degree Emotion Function Try Will]
You can't defend the indefensible - anything you say sounds self-serving and hypocritical. Diane Abbott
[ Anything Defend Hypocritical Indefensible Say Self-Serving Sounds]
We call ourselves public servants but I'll tell you this: we as public servants must set an example for the rest of the nation. It is hypocritical for the public official to admonish and exhort the people to uphold the common good. Barbara Jordan
[ Admonish Call Common Example Exhort Good Hypocritical Must Nation Official Ourselves Public Rest Servants Set Tell Uphold]
Psychological factors are critical in supporting immune function. If you suppress this psychological support by telling someone he's condemned to die, your words alone will have condemned him. Luc Montagnier
[ Alone Condemned Critical Die Factors Function Him Immune Psychological Someone Support Supporting Suppress Telling Will Words Your]
When a man spends his time giving his wife criticism and advice instead of compliments, he forgets that it was not his good judgment, but his charming manners, that won her heart. Helen Rowland
[ Advice Charming Compliments Criticism Forgets Giving Good Heart Her His Instead Judgment Man Manners Spends Time Wife Won]
The critic leaves at curtain fall To find, in starting to review it, He scarcely saw the play at all For starting to review it. E. B. White
[ Critic Curtain Fall Find Leaves Play Review Saw Scarcely Starting]
Restoration I did because I really loved e novel and I like Michael Hoffman, who directed it, but it wasn't a really challenging part for me. I'm not critical of the film: I just don't think I gave a very interesting performance. David Thewlis
[ Because Challenging Critical Did Directed Film Gave Hoffman Interesting Just Loved Michael Novel Part Performance Really Restoration Think Very]
Then we can help these failed states turn around and give their people a better life. This, too, is a critical part of this global war on terrorism, and Canada and the United States are together. Paul Cellucci
[ Around Better Canada Critical Failed Give Global Help Life Part States Terrorism Their Then These Together Too Turn United War]
These critics with the illusions they've created about artists - it's like idol worship. They only like people when they're on their way up... I cannot be on the way up again. John Lennon
[ Again Artists Cannot Created Critics Idol Illusions Only Their These Up Way Worship]
In today's world, new infections and diseases can spread across the country and even across the world in a matter of days, or even hours, making early detection critical. John Linder
[ Across Country Critical Days Detection Diseases Early Even Hours Making Matter New Spread Today World]
Meanwhile, hard-working Americans are increasingly faced with workplace conditions in which critically important safeguards are watered down, emerging problems are ignored, and enforcement is scaled back. Tim Bishop
[ Americans Back Conditions Critically Down Emerging Enforcement Faced Hard-Working Ignored Important Increasingly Meanwhile Problems Safeguards Scaled Watered Which Workplace]
If you have no critics you'll likely have no success. Malcolm X
[ Critics Likely Success]
Nothing could ever stop Kiss. I've seen the band in down times where critics were like vultures circling overhead saying things like, 'Well, you know it's the end of your career.' Paul Stanley
[ Band Career Circling Could Critics Down End Ever Kiss Know Nothing Overhead Saying Seen Stop Things Times Vultures Well Were Where Your]
The final outcome cannot be known, either to the originator of a new theory, or to his colleagues and critics, who are bent on falsifying it. Thus, the scientific innovator may feel all the more lonely and uncertain. Peter D. Mitchell
[ Bent Cannot Colleagues Critics Either Feel Final His Innovator Known Lonely May More New Originator Outcome Scientific Theory Thus Uncertain]
It's so easy to manipulate an audience, but it's nearly always clear that you are being manipulated. I think even people that are not critically attuned are aware of cynical manipulation in film. John Boorman
[ Always Attuned Audience Aware Being Clear Critically Cynical Easy Even Film Manipulate Manipulated Manipulation Nearly Think]
Still, as much as I wish Ballistic Kiss could be a better film, the recognition it gained from critics and at festivals speaks for itself. Donnie Yen
[ Ballistic Better Could Critics Festivals Film Gained Itself Kiss Much Recognition Speaks Still Wish]
Obviously it's critical that the three cars are able to contribute to the program. I think that certainly has given much of the reason as to why we did so well at Indy over the last several years. Bobby Rahal
[ Able Cars Certainly Contribute Critical Did Given Indy Last Much Obviously Over Program Reason Several Think Three Well Why Years]
When quick results are imperative, the manipulation of the masses through symbols may be the only quick way of having a critical thing done. John Grierson
[ Critical Done Having Imperative Manipulation Masses May Only Quick Results Symbols Thing Through Way]
While Republican voters have remained universally supportive of their President, Democrats and Independents are returning to a more naturally critical stance. Thomas E. Mann
[ Critical Democrats Independents More Naturally President Remained Republican Returning Stance Supportive Their Universally Voters While]
Everybody who does anything for the public can be criticized. There's always someone who doesn't like it. Imogen Cunningham
[ Always Anything Criticized Does Everybody Public Someone]
The amazing thing now is that most of those so-called critics who were telling me to find my own voice seem to have lost theirs. Brian Lumley
[ Amazing Critics Find Lost Most Now Own Seem So-Called Telling Theirs Thing Those Voice Were]
Well, I think that those of us in public life that are trying to do a good job, and that are faced with this popular new game that the media has of being critical of everything that anybody in public office does probably are thin-skinned. Bill Scott
[ Anybody Being Critical Does Everything Faced Game Good Job Life Media New Office Popular Probably Public Think Those Trying Us Well]
An actor is totally vulnerable. His total personality is exposed to critical judgment - his intellect, his bearing, his diction, his whole appearance. In short, his ego. Alec Guinness
[ Actor Appearance Bearing Critical Diction Ego Exposed His Intellect Judgment Personality Short Total Totally Vulnerable Whole]
It is healthier, in any case, to write for the adults one's children will become than for the children one's "mature" critics often are. Alice Walker
[ Adults Any Become Case Children Critics Healthier Mature Often Than Will Write]
I was never a true journalist, I was a movie critic. Guillermo Cabrera Infante
[ Critic Journalist Movie Never True]
I can take a lot of pats on the back. I love it when I get admiring letters from people. And, of course, I'd love it if the critics would notice me, too. Norman Rockwell
[ Admiring Back Course Critics Get Letters Lot Love Notice Pats Take Too Would]
We're all generous, but with different things, like time, money, talent - criticism. Frank Howard Clark
[ Criticism Different Generous Money Talent Things Time]
With the media, I could be quick and ugly and critical. I tend to wear my emotions on my sleeve. Payne Stewart
[ Could Critical Emotions Media Quick Sleeve Tend Ugly Wear]
First, I'd become an avid reader of blogs, especially music blogs, and they seemed to be where the critical-thinking action was at, to have the kind of energy that I associate with rock writing of the 1970s or Internet e-mail discussion lists a decade ago. Carl Wilson
[ Action Ago Associate Avid Become Blogs Decade Discussion E-Mail Energy Especially First Internet Kind Lists Music Reader Rock Seemed Where Writing]
I really believe the only thing you can control in those situations is what you do as a player but also how you interact with your teammates, which is critical. Brian Griese
[ Also Believe Control Critical How Interact Only Player Really Situations Teammates Thing Those Which Your]
Ultimately, your state of mind determines your circumstances. To realize the outcomes you want, it is critical to recognize and experience the transition from our present thoughts, habits, and actions to new thoughts, habits, and actions. Darren L. Johnson
[ Actions Circumstances Critical Determines Experience Habits Mind New Our Outcomes Present Realize Recognize State Thoughts Transition Ultimately Want Your]
It is from the womb of art that criticism was born. Charles Baudelaire
[ Art Born Criticism Womb]
Many of the critics today get airline tickets, hotel accommodation, bags, beautiful photographs, gifts and other expenses paid by the distributors, and then are supposed to write serious articles about the movie. Wim Wenders
[ Accommodation Airline Articles Bags Beautiful Critics Distributors Expenses Get Gifts Hotel Many Movie Other Paid Photographs Serious Supposed Then Tickets Today Write]
The three parts of the theory are analytical ability, the ability to analyze things to judge, to criticize. Creative, the ability to create, to invent and discover and practical, the ability to apply and use what you know. Robert Sternberg
[ Ability Analytical Analyze Apply Create Creative Criticize Discover Invent Judge Know Parts Practical Theory Things Three Use]
Well, I'm not a critic, I'm just a worker. So, I'm always grateful for anything the critics say - good or bad. Mandy Patinkin
[ Always Anything Bad Critic Critics Good Grateful Just Say Well Worker]
Your camera is the best critic there is. Critics never see as much as the camera does. It is more perceptive than the human eye. Douglas Sirk
[ Best Camera Critic Critics Does Eye Human More Much Never Perceptive See Than Your]
A state that suppresses all freedom of speech, and which by imposing the most terrible punishments, treats each and every attempt at criticism, however morally justified, and every suggestion for improvement as plotting to high treason, is a state that breaks an unwritten law. Kurt Huber
[ Attempt Breaks Criticism Each Every Freedom High However Imposing Improvement Justified Law Morally Most Plotting Punishments Speech State Suggestion Suppresses Terrible Treason Treats Unwritten Which]
Asking a working writer what he thinks about critics is like asking a lamp-post what it feels about dogs. Christopher Hampton
[ Asking Critics Dogs Feels Thinks Working Writer]
I just didn't want to get out there anymore; I didn't want to get back into what I call 'the swamp.' And the other reason why is I don't think it's good for the presidency for a former president to be opining about his successor. President Obama's got plenty of critics - and I'm just not gonna be one. George W. Bush
[ Anymore Back Call Critics Former Get Gonna Good Got His Into Just Obama Obama Other Out Plenty Presidency President Reason Successor Swamp Think Want Why]
But the truth is that critics are by definition critical. That's their job. Frank Black
[ Critical Critics Definition Job Their Truth]
More than in any other performing arts the lack of respect for acting seems to spring from the fact that every layman considers himself a valid critic. Simone Weil
[ Acting Any Arts Considers Critic Every Fact Himself Lack Layman More Other Performing Respect Seems Spring Than Valid]
But I think the bottom line right now is to take the constructive criticism and use that to build toward, as I say, the hurricane season that is 100 days away. And we don't have a lot of time to waste before we start to address that next set of challenges. Michael Chertoff
[ Address Away Before Bottom Build Challenges Constructive Criticism Days Hurricane Line Lot Next Now Right Say Season Set Start Take Think Time Toward Use Waste]
I don't care what other critics say, I only hope to be played. Virgil Thomson
[ Care Critics Hope Only Other Played Say]
Somewhere it is written that parents who are critical of other people's children and publicly admit they can do better are asking for it. Erma Bombeck
[ Admit Asking Better Children Critical Other Parents Publicly Somewhere Written]
Never feel that a piece of criticism or advice is too much trouble to give, or that it exceeds your province. Lord Mountbatten
[ Advice Criticism Exceeds Feel Give Much Never Piece Province Too Trouble Your]
It is critical that parents and other trusted adults initiate conversations with kids about underage drinking well in advance of the first time they are faced with a decision regarding alcohol. Xavier Becerra
[ Adults Advance Alcohol Conversations Critical Decision Drinking Faced First Initiate Kids Other Parents Regarding Time Trusted Underage Well]
I mean, the old film critics just excoriated me. John Milius
[ Critics Film Just Mean Old]
Painting, n.: The art of protecting flat surfaces from the weather, and exposing them to the critic. Ambrose Bierce Art
[ Art Critic Exposing Flat Painting Protecting Surfaces Them Weather]
The important thing to me is that I'm not driven by people's praise and I'm not slowed down by people's criticism. I'm just trying to work at the highest level I can. Russell Crowe
[ Criticism Down Driven Highest Important Just Level Praise Slowed Thing Trying Work]
What I couldn't help noticing was that I learned more about the novel in a morning by trying to write a page of one than I'd learned in seven years or so of trying to write criticism. Philip Pullman
[ Criticism Help Learned More Morning Noticing Novel Page Seven Than Trying Write Years]
Some people are always critical of vague statements. I tend rather to be critical of precise statements; they are the only ones which can correctly be labeled 'wrong'. Raymond Smullyan
[ Always Correctly Critical Labeled Ones Only Precise Rather Some Statements Tend Vague Which Wrong]
Natural erosion had reduced the critical barrier islands in the Gulf, the result of the destruction of some 300,000 acres of wetlands. This amounted to 30 miles of marshlands. Mortimer Zuckerman
[ Acres Amounted Barrier Critical Destruction Erosion Gulf Had Islands Miles Natural Reduced Result Some]
In Goodfellas they have this one scene where the camera goes down some steps and walks through a kitchen into a restaurant and the critics were all over this as evidence of the genius of Scorsese and Scorsese is a genius. Alex Cox
[ Camera Critics Down Evidence Genius Goes Into Kitchen Over Restaurant Scene Scorsese Some Steps Through Walks Were Where]
Art is parasitic on life, just as criticism is parasitic on art. Harry S. Truman Art
[ Art Criticism Just Life Parasitic]
I listen to them freely and with all the respect merited by their intelligence, their character, their knowledge, reserving always my incontestable right of criticism and censure. Mikhail Bakunin
[ Always Censure Character Criticism Freely Intelligence Knowledge Listen Merited Respect Right Their Them]
If I had any balls whatsoever, I'd make nothing but Jay and Silent Bob flicks for the rest of my life. However, being a critical whore, I've gotta move on and 'grow' beyond those characters. Kevin Smith
[ Any Balls Being Beyond Bob Characters Critical Gotta Grow Had However Jay Life Make Move Nothing Rest Silent Those Whatsoever]
Great companies have high cultures of accountability, it comes with this culture of criticism I was talking about before, and I think our culture is strong on that. Steve Ballmer
[ Accountability Before Comes Companies Criticism Culture Cultures Great High Our Strong Talking Think]
And let's be clear: It's not enough just to limit ads for foods that aren't healthy. It's also going to be critical to increase marketing for foods that are healthy. Michelle Obama Diet
[ Ads Also Clear Critical Enough Foods Going Healthy Increase Just Limit Marketing]
In a way, a certain amount of self-criticism is a good thing, because it keeps you humble. Realizing that no matter what success you've achieved, you can still make enemies makes you humble, too. Lynn Johnston
[ Achieved Amount Because Certain Enemies Good Humble Keeps Make Makes Matter Realizing Still Success Thing Too Way]
My inner critic who had begun piping up about how hopeless I was and how I didn't know to write. Mary Garden
[ Begun Critic Had Hopeless How Inner Know Piping Up Write]
There's less critical thinking going on in this country on a Main Street level - forget about the media - than ever before. We've never needed people to think more critically than now, and they've taken a big nap. Alec Baldwin
[ Before Big Country Critical Critically Ever Forget Going Less Level Main Media More Nap Needed Never Now Street Taken Than Think Thinking]
But critics of the war have no reason to regret their views. Stephen Cohen
[ Critics Reason Regret Their Views War]
Since philosophy now criticizes everything it comes across, a critique of philosophy would be nothing less than a just reprisal. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
[ Across Comes Criticizes Critique Everything Just Less Nothing Now Philosophy Since Than Would]
Community health centers do a great deal with limited resources. They provide critical medical care services to many who would otherwise have no other place to go or would end up in an emergency room. Jan Schakowsky
[ Care Centers Community Critical Deal Emergency End Go Great Health Limited Many Medical Other Otherwise Place Provide Resources Room Services Up Would]
In my opinion, the most significant works of the twentieth century are those that rise beyond the conceptual tyranny of genre; they are, at the same time, poetry, criticism, narrative, drama, etc. Juan Goytisolo
[ Beyond Century Conceptual Criticism Drama Etc Genre Most Narrative Opinion Poetry Rise Same Significant Those Time Twentieth Tyranny Works]
I don't happen to subscribe to the notion that everybody who criticizes Tom Daschle is criticizing Tim Johnson. I think that's a bit of a stretch. John Thune
[ Bit Criticizes Criticizing Everybody Happen Johnson Notion Stretch Subscribe Think Tim Tom]
I'm in my 10th generation of TV critic now. Geraldo Rivera
[ Critic Generation Now Tv]
If you put garbage in a computer nothing comes out but garbage. But this garbage, having passed through a very expensive machine, is somehow ennobled and none dare criticize it. Rory Bremner
[ Comes Computer Criticize Dare Ennobled Expensive Garbage Having Machine None Nothing Out Passed Put Somehow Through Very]
It is easier to criticize than to correct our past errors. Titus Livius
[ Correct Criticize Easier Errors Our Past Than]
The Silent Service is all together too silent. It's important to begin to highlight the critical importance of the Silent Service to our national security. Rob Simmons
[ Begin Critical Highlight Importance Important National Our Security Service Silent Together Too]
Most criticism of advertising is written in ignorance of what actually happens inside these agencies. Michael Schudson
[ Actually Advertising Agencies Criticism Happens Ignorance Inside Most These Written]
So uncritically do we accept the idea of property in culture that we don't even question when the control of that property removes our ability, as a people, to develop our culture democratically. Lawrence Lessig
[ Ability Accept Control Culture Democratically Develop Even Idea Our Property Question Removes Uncritically]
Religion and morality are critical to how students think about politics and form opinions on political issues. Jeanne Shaheen
[ Critical Form How Issues Morality Opinions Political Politics Religion Students Think]
People have a right to criticize. Luciano Pavarotti
[ Criticize Right]
What a sense of security in an old book which time has criticized for us. James Russell Lowell
[ Book Criticized Old Security Sense Time Us Which]
I've criticized President Bush for his failure to use his veto pen. There's plenty of blame to go around. The question is how to solve problems. It's not bailouts. What made America great? Free markets, free enterprise, manufacturing, job creation. That's how we're gonna do it, not by enlarging government. Scott Brown
[ America Around Blame Bush Creation Criticized Enlarging Enterprise Failure Free Go Gonna Government Great His How Job Made Manufacturing Markets Pen Plenty President Problems Question Solve Use Veto]
When all the performances are excellent, critics understand it's the direction. Joel Siegel
[ Critics Direction Excellent Performances Understand]
There is one criticism which cannot be leveled at interparliamentary conferences but which is applicable to a great extent to peace congresses: the meetings waste time. Fredrik Bajer
[ Applicable Cannot Conferences Congresses Criticism Extent Great Leveled Meetings Peace Time Waste Which]
It's, I mean, for me, it's the same as training with my crewmembers. We share the same first part of the flight. We all go together. It's the most critical part of the flight, the ascent. Philippe Perrin
[ Ascent Critical First Flight Go Mean Most Part Same Share Together Training]
Romanticism has never been properly judged. Who was there to judge it? The critics! Arthur Rimbaud
[ Been Critics Judge Judged Never Properly Romanticism]
The dread of criticism is the death of genius. William Gilmore Simms
[ Criticism Death Dread Genius]
It is a drastic mistake to eliminate the provisions that have to do with the protection of habitat for endangered species. It is my opinion that the Endangered Species Act is 99 percent about protecting critical habitat. Jim Saxton
[ Act Critical Drastic Eliminate Endangered Habitat Mistake Opinion Percent Protecting Protection Provisions Species]
You are never really prepared for criticism. Barry Gibb
[ Criticism Never Prepared Really]
So I haven't thought about the critics for a long time. Dario Argento
[ Critics Haven Long Thought Time]
I told you I'm not going to criticize my successor. I'll just tell you that there are people at Gitmo that will kill American people at a drop of a hat and I don't believe that persuasion isn't going to work. Therapy isn't going to cause terrorists to change their mind. George W. Bush
[ American Believe Cause Change Criticize Drop Going Hat Just Kill Mind Persuasion Successor Tell Terrorists Their Therapy Told Will Work]
I try to keep myself on an even keel by trying to be as critical of myself as I am of other people. I try to separate my performance from myself. Damon Hill
[ Am Critical Even Keel Keep Myself Other Performance Separate Try Trying]
They criticize me for harping on the obvious; if all the folks in the United States would do the few simple things they know they ought to do, most of our big problems would take care of themselves. Calvin Coolidge
[ Big Care Criticize Few Folks Know Most Obvious Ought Our Problems Simple States Take Themselves Things United Would]
Spanking and verbal criticism have become, to many parents, more important tools of child rearing than approval. Phil Donahue
[ Approval Become Child Criticism Important Many More Parents Rearing Spanking Than Tools Verbal]
The plan was criticized by some retired military officers embedded in TV studios. But with every advance by our coalition forces, the wisdom of that plan becomes more apparent. Dick Cheney
[ Advance Apparent Becomes Coalition Criticized Embedded Every Forces Military More Officers Our Plan Retired Some Studios Tv Wisdom]
Individual science fiction stories may seem as trivial as ever to the blinder critics and philosophers of today - but the core of science fiction, its essence has become crucial to our salvation if we are to be saved at all. Isaac Asimov
[ Become Core Critics Crucial Essence Ever Fiction Individual May Our Philosophers Salvation Saved Science Seem Stories Today Trivial]
The critical method which denies literary modernity would appear - and even, in certain respects, would be - the most modern of critical movements. Paul de Man
[ Appear Certain Critical Denies Even Literary Method Modern Modernity Most Movements Respects Which Would]
The world have payed too great a compliment to critics, and have imagined them men of much greater profundity than they really are. Henry Fielding
[ Compliment Critics Great Greater Imagined Men Much Profundity Really Than Them Too World]
Literary critics, however, frequently suffer from a curious belief that every author longs to extend the boundaries of literary art, wants to explore new dimensions of the human spirit, and if he doesn't, he should be ashamed of himself. Robertson Davies
[ Art Ashamed Author Belief Boundaries Critics Curious Dimensions Every Explore Extend Frequently Himself However Human Literary Longs New Should Spirit Suffer Wants]
As soon as you concern yourself with the 'good' and 'bad' of your fellows, you create an opening in your heart for maliciousness to enter. Testing, competing with, and criticizing others weaken and defeat you. Morihei Ueshiba
[ Bad Competing Concern Create Criticizing Defeat Enter Fellows Good Heart Opening Others Soon Testing Weaken Your Yourself]
Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfils the same function as pain in the human body. It calls attention to an unhealthy state of things. Winston Churchill
[ Agreeable Attention Body Calls Criticism Fulfils Function Human May Necessary Pain Same State Things Unhealthy]
I do think we know that a teacher who knows what he or she is doing, knows their subject matter, and knows how to impart knowledge to kids is a critical piece of closing the achievement gap. Margaret Spellings
[ Achievement Closing Critical Doing Gap How Impart Kids Know Knowledge Knows Matter Piece She Subject Teacher Their Think]
There is far too much literary criticism of the wrong kind. That is why I never could have survived as an academic. Anne Stevenson
[ Academic Could Criticism Far Kind Literary Much Never Survived Too Why Wrong]
The artist doesn't have time to listen to the critics. The ones who want to be writers read the reviews, the ones who want to write don't have the time to read reviews. William Faulkner
[ Artist Critics Listen Ones Read Reviews Time Want Write Writers]
Now, in reality, the world have paid too great a compliment to critics, and have imagined them to be men of much greater profundity then they really are. Henry Fielding
[ Compliment Critics Great Greater Imagined Men Much Now Paid Profundity Reality Really Them Then Too World]
I know all the critics. Dana Hill
[ Critics Know]
There are many critics who have an idealised version of where my strengths lie. Elvis Costello
[ Critics Lie Many Strengths Version Where]
I consider criticism merely a preliminary excitement, a statement of things a writer has to clear up in his own head sometime or other, probably antecedent to writing; of no value unless it come to fruit in the created work later. Ezra Pound
[ Clear Come Consider Created Criticism Excitement Fruit Head His Later Merely Other Own Preliminary Probably Sometime Statement Things Unless Up Value Work Writer Writing]
The film I think was a good film for what it was designed for. It was for kids. Unfortunately the critics slashed it before it even started but that is just the way the cookie crumbles. Justin Guarini
[ Before Cookie Critics Crumbles Designed Even Film Good Just Kids Started Think Unfortunately Way]
We criticize, copy, patronize, idolize and insult but we never doubt that the U.S. has a unique position in the history of human hopes. Ferdinand Mount
[ Copy Criticize Doubt History Hopes Human Insult Never Patronize Position Unique]
We need to ensure our men and women in uniform are equipped with the very best money can buy. We also have to make sure critical military technologies are developed in America and that the U.S. defense manufacturing base remains healthy and strong. Joe Lieberman
[ Also America Base Best Buy Critical Defense Developed Ensure Equipped Healthy Make Manufacturing Men Military Money Need Our Remains Strong Sure Technologies Uniform Very Women]
I never met anybody who said when they were a kid, I wanna grow up and be a critic. Richard Pryor
[ Anybody Critic Grow Kid Met Never Said Up Wanna Were]
At a time when we have much work to do to address our Nation's critical infrastructure, and, as I said, which is currently in dire need of upgrade and repair, this legislation is also a jobs bill and is obviously a jobs creator. Howard Coble
[ Address Also Bill Creator Critical Currently Dire Infrastructure Jobs Legislation Much Nation Need Obviously Our Repair Said Time Upgrade Which Work]
Critics have their purposes, and they're supposed to do what they do, but sometimes they get a little carried away with what they think someone should have done, rather than concerning themselves with what they did. Duke Ellington
[ Away Carried Concerning Critics Did Done Get Little Purposes Rather Should Someone Sometimes Supposed Than Their Themselves Think]
This is an important book, the critic assumes, because it deals with war. This is an insignificant book because it deals with the feelings of women in a drawing-room. Virginia Woolf
[ Assumes Because Book Critic Deals Feelings Important Insignificant War Women]
Poetry; a criticism of life under the conditions fixed for such a criticism by the laws of poetic truth and poetic beauty. Matthew Arnold
[ Beauty Conditions Criticism Fixed Laws Life Poetic Poetry Such Truth Under]
I dislike literary jargon and never use it. Criticism has only one function and that is to help readers read and understand literature. It is not a science, it is an aid to art. Anne Stevenson
[ Aid Art Criticism Dislike Function Help Jargon Literary Literature Never Only Read Readers Science Understand Use]
I knew that because of who I am, and the situation I'm in, that I'd attract more critics than your average person, and that was a little intimidating, but I wanted to get out there and pay my dues. Lisa Marie Presley
[ Am Attract Average Because Critics Dues Get Intimidating Knew Little More Out Pay Person Situation Than Wanted Your]
U.S. assistance provides the Jordanian government needed flexibility to pursue policies that are of critical importance to U.S. national security and to foreign policy objectives in the Middle East. Richard Armitage
[ Assistance Critical East Flexibility Foreign Government Importance Jordanian Middle National Needed Objectives Policies Policy Provides Pursue Security]
I can take criticisms but not compliments. James Taylor
[ Compliments Criticisms Take]
Without the meditative background that is criticism, works become isolated gestures, historical accidents, soon forgotten. Milan Kundera
[ Accidents Background Become Criticism Forgotten Gestures Historical Isolated Soon Without Works]
I'll probably never put out another album because I'm a tough critic of my work, and I don't think I could come up to those standards any more. Jo Stafford
[ Album Another Any Because Come Could Critic More Never Out Probably Put Standards Think Those Tough Up Work]
To what derision should I be exposed from a thousand quarters!- An unlearned female entering the lists of criticism against the mighty Johnson! Anne Seward
[ Against Criticism Derision Entering Exposed Female Johnson Lists Mighty Quarters Should Thousand Unlearned]
The nature of a democracy consists to an important degree in the right of the people to criticize problems and mistakes. Walter Ulbricht
[ Consists Criticize Degree Democracy Important Mistakes Nature Problems Right]
Of all the cants which are canted in this canting world, - though the cant of hypocrites may be the worst, - the cant of criticism is the most tormenting! Laurence Sterne
[ Cant Criticism Hypocrites May Most Though Tormenting Which World Worst]
I now announce myself as candidate for the Presidency. I anticipate criticism; but however unfavorable I trust that my sincerity will not be called into question. Victoria Woodhull
[ Announce Anticipate Called Candidate Criticism However Into Myself Now Presidency Question Sincerity Trust Unfavorable Will]
Every human being is entitled to courtesy and consideration. Constructive criticism is not only to be expected but sought. Margaret Chase Smith
[ Being Consideration Constructive Courtesy Criticism Entitled Every Expected Human Only Sought]
New Orleans has to learn to live with water rather than in fear of water, and we need a master plan that shows us how to do this. It's so critical that we send a signal to everyone in the country that we're serious about rebuilding New Orleans. Billy Tauzin
[ Country Critical Everyone Fear How Learn Live Master Need New Orleans Plan Rather Rebuilding Send Serious Shows Signal Than Us Water]
What the public criticizes in you, cultivate. It is you. Jean Cocteau
[ Criticizes Cultivate Public]
If we take as given that critical infrastructures are vulnerable to a cyber terrorist attack, then the question becomes whether there are actors with the capability and motivation to carry out such an operation. Dorothy Denning
[ Actors Attack Becomes Capability Carry Critical Cyber Given Motivation Operation Out Question Such Take Terrorist Then Vulnerable Whether]
So as an amateur Olympic competitor I loved criticism, because it made me better. But now as a professional I don't really know how to channel it or where to take it, so I don't take it quite as well. Scott Hamilton
[ Amateur Because Better Channel Competitor Criticism How Know Loved Made Now Olympic Professional Quite Really Take Well Where]
I love America more than any other country in this world, and, exactly for this reason, I insist on the right to criticize her perpetually. James A. Baldwin Patriotism
[ America Any Country Criticize Exactly Her Insist Love More Other Perpetually Reason Right Than World]
For people who have no critical acumen, a state is a mythical entity, for those who think critically it is a rational fiction, created by man in order to facilitate human coexistence. Friedrich Durrenmatt
[ Coexistence Created Critical Critically Entity Facilitate Fiction Human Man Mythical Order Rational State Think Those]
I haven't seen the show, but when it was finished I felt good about what we had done. I don't know how it will stack up with Survival, but that'll be up to the critics. Vic Morrow
[ Critics Done Felt Finished Good Had Haven How Know Seen Show Stack Survival Up Will]
How one can live without being able to judge oneself, criticize what one has accomplished, and still enjoy what one does, is unimaginable to me. Anna Freud
[ Able Accomplished Being Criticize Does Enjoy How Judge Live Oneself Still Unimaginable Without]
I think it's unfortunate to have critics for friends. William Styron
[ Critics Friends Think Unfortunate]
Those who are critical of Alliance are the same people who have done nothing for 30 years. Eliot Spitzer
[ Alliance Critical Done Nothing Same Those Years]
We have gotten some terrible reviews at times but if we depended on the judgment of the studios or critics, we never would have made more than one movie. Ismail Merchant
[ Critics Depended Gotten Judgment Made More Movie Never Reviews Some Studios Terrible Than Times Would]
Much of the messy advertising you see on television today is the product of committees. Committees can criticize advertisements, but they should never be allowed to create them. David Ogilvy
[ Advertisements Advertising Allowed Committees Create Criticize Messy Much Never Product See Should Television Them Today]
No one likes to be criticized. Laura Bush
[ Criticized Likes]
Also, the commercial media in a superior position, really, to any other corporate lobby, because where would people hear about commercial media or corporate media criticism, where would they hear criticism of them other than in the commercial media? Robert McChesney
[ Also Any Because Commercial Corporate Criticism Hear Lobby Media Other Position Really Superior Than Them Where Would]
Boredom, after all, is a form of criticism. Wendell Phillips
[ After Boredom Criticism Form]
I always think I'm the Tom Cruise of music - a lot of success and fans, but no critics, darling. Jon Bon Jovi
[ Always Critics Cruise Darling Fans Lot Music Success Think Tom]
He only profits from praise who values criticism. Heinrich Heine
[ Criticism Only Praise Profits Values]
Criticising the other fellow because he's in and you are not seems to me a futile waste of time. Hartley William Shawcross
[ Because Fellow Futile Other Seems Time Waste]
Criticism starts - it has to start - with a real passion for reading. It can come in adolescence, even in your twenties, but you must fall in love with poems. Harold Bloom
[ Adolescence Come Criticism Even Fall Love Must Passion Poems Reading Real Start Starts Twenties Your]
Marxism is always open, always critical, always self-critical. Ernest Mandel
[ Always Critical Marxism Open Self-Critical]
Our souls may lose their peace and even disturb other people's, if we are always criticizing trivial actions - which often are not real defects at all, but we construe them wrongly through our ignorance of their motives. Saint Teresa
[ Actions Always Construe Criticizing Defects Disturb Even Ignorance Lose May Motives Often Other Our Peace Real Souls Their Them Through Trivial Which Wrongly]
Dare to risk public criticism. Mary Kay Ash
[ Criticism Dare Public Risk]
If you can't fully believe in your ideas, it very quickly communicates to a group of actors who need something to hold onto. They need to believe that whatever criticism, whatever comment is received, is meant. Trevor Nunn
[ Actors Believe Comment Communicates Criticism Fully Group Hold Ideas Meant Need Onto Quickly Received Something Very Whatever Your]
When you make a movie outside the system and it's successful critically or a moderate financial success, you usually have to go back into the system and make a big hit. Brian De Palma
[ Back Big Critically Financial Go Hit Into Make Moderate Movie Outside Success Successful System Usually]
I'd read things, like people criticizing me. But no one likes to read stuff about that, and probably the main thing that was getting to me was me mum's illness. Jack Osbourne
[ Criticizing Getting Illness Likes Main Mum Probably Read Stuff Thing Things]
In the recent years there have been criticisms levelled against Japan suggesting that she should offer more military forces to the United Nations forces and thereby play a more active role in the keeping and restoration of peace in various parts of the world. Kenzaburo Oe
[ Active Against Been Criticisms Forces Japan Keeping Military More Nations Offer Parts Peace Play Recent Restoration Role She Should Suggesting Thereby United Various World Years]
The critics - how come you never see any of them on TV? Willard Scott
[ Any Come Critics How Never See Them Tv]
Do what you feel in your heart to be right- for you'll be criticized anyway. You'll be damned if you do, and damned if you don't. Eleanor Roosevelt
[ Anyway Criticized Damned Feel Heart Your]
After the many rumours that we had heard about Hitler and the published criticisms we had read about him, we were pleasantly impressed. His appearance was neither pretentious nor affected. Hjalmar Schacht
[ Affected After Appearance Criticisms Had Heard Him His Hitler Impressed Many Neither Nor Pleasantly Pretentious Published Read Rumours Were]
And I have to say, I agree with some of the criticisms that some have made about that state program which allocates the grant money on a very rigid formula all across the country, with a certain percentage to each state. Michael Chertoff
[ Across Agree Certain Country Criticisms Each Formula Grant Made Money Percentage Program Rigid Say Some State Very Which]
It's those damn critics again. Irwin Shaw
[ Again Critics Damn Those]
So in 2000, when we changed the business model and started really focusing on that triangle and putting the customer in the center, we decided we should hold off - we've done enough consolidation; we've got enough critical mass. Sanjay Kumar
[ Business Center Changed Consolidation Critical Customer Decided Done Enough Focusing Got Hold Mass Model Off Putting Really Should Started Triangle]
A critic is a reader who ruminates. Thus, he should have more than one stomach. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
[ Critic More Reader Should Stomach Than Thus]
And sometimes I'm criticized. But I think that if those who criticize us will look at the reason why the shape is this, well then, I think that they would not object so strenuously. Minoru Yamasaki
[ Criticize Criticized Look Object Reason Shape Sometimes Strenuously Then Think Those Us Well Why Will Would]
People have described me as a management bishop but I say to my critics, Jesus was a management expert too. George Carey
[ Bishop Critics Described Expert Jesus Management Say Too]
I have a critical nature, in the sense that when I look at something I often look for the flaws. Donald Fagen
[ Critical Flaws Look Nature Often Sense Something]
Seeing someone else perform and letting me be the critic for once... that's not a bad thing. Mats Sundin
[ Bad Critic Else Letting Once Perform Seeing Someone Thing]
The greatest threat to freedom is the absence of criticism. Wole Soyinka
[ Absence Criticism Freedom Greatest Threat]
If someone is being absolutely critical of me as a driver, what could they say? I am also critical of myself to try and keep things in perspective. That is very important. Damon Hill
[ Absolutely Also Am Being Could Critical Driver Important Keep Myself Perspective Say Someone Things Try Very]
Reviewers are usually people who would have been, poets, historians, biographer, if they could. They have tried their talents at one thing or another and have failed; therefore they turn critic. Samuel Taylor Coleridge
[ Another Been Biographer Could Critic Failed Historians Poets Reviewers Talents Their Therefore Thing Tried Turn Usually Would]
You can't really praise somebody's work and then criticize the process. Lucinda Williams
[ Criticize Praise Process Really Somebody Then Work]
I think I am aggressive, I think I am critical when it's necessary. Jane Harman
[ Aggressive Am Critical Necessary Think]
If critics have problems with my personal life, it's their problem. Anybody with half a brain would realize that it's the charts that count. Mariah Carey
[ Anybody Brain Charts Count Critics Half Life Personal Problem Problems Realize Their Would]
I never think of myself as wise. I think of myself as possessing a critical intelligence which I intend to allow to operate. Harold Pinter
[ Allow Critical Intelligence Intend Myself Never Operate Possessing Think Which Wise]
Comics, at least in periodical form, exist almost entirely free of any pretense; the critical world of art hardly touches them, and they're 100% personal. Chris Ware
[ Almost Any Art Comics Critical Entirely Exist Form Free Hardly Least Periodical Personal Pretense Them Touches World]
Politics calls for robust debate and criticism, but this should never descend to personal and demeaning slurs. Kim Beazley
[ Calls Criticism Debate Demeaning Descend Never Personal Politics Robust Should Slurs]
Conventional people are roused to fury by departure from convention, largely because they regard such departure as a criticism of themselves. Bertrand Russell
[ Because Convention Conventional Criticism Departure Fury Largely Regard Roused Such Themselves]
Crystallize your goals. Make a plan for achieving them and set yourself a deadline. Then, with supreme confidence, determination and disregard for obstacles and other people's criticisms, carry out your plan. Paul J. Meyer
[ Achieving Carry Confidence Criticisms Crystallize Deadline Determination Disregard Goals Make Obstacles Other Out Plan Set Supreme Them Then Your Yourself]
Don't be an art critic. Paint. There lies salvation. Paul Cezanne
[ Art Critic Lies Paint Salvation]
I see the cartoonist as contributing to the content, being critical, because we do poke holes in some of the dialogue and find new ways of seeing things. Jonathan Shapiro
[ Because Being Cartoonist Content Contributing Critical Dialogue Find Holes New Poke See Seeing Some Things Ways]
They are damn good projects - excellent projects. That goes for all the projects up there. You know some people make fun of people who speak a foreign language, and dumb people criticize something they do not understand, and that is what is going on up there - God damn it! Harry Hopkins
[ Criticize Damn Dumb Excellent Foreign Fun God Goes Going Good Know Language Make Projects Some Something Speak Understand Up]
I love criticism just so long as it's unqualified praise. Noel Coward
[ Criticism Just Long Love Praise Unqualified]
Self criticism must be my guide to action, and the first rule for its employment is that in itself it is not a virtue, only a procedure. Kingsley Amis
[ Action Criticism Employment First Guide Itself Must Only Procedure Rule Self Virtue]
I have learned not to read reviews. Period. And I hate reviewers. All of them, or at least all but two or three. Life is much simpler ignoring reviews and the nasty people who write them. Critics should find meaningful work. John Grisham
[ Critics Find Hate Ignoring Learned Least Life Meaningful Much Nasty Period Read Reviewers Reviews Should Simpler Them Three Two Work Write]
I wouldn't describe that "position" as "parasitic." I'd describe that experience as "edifying." I don't merely write from a critical intellectual distance. I actually live around here. Bruce Sterling
[ Actually Around Critical Describe Distance Experience Here Intellectual Live Merely Parasitic Position Write]
It's fundamentally unfair to have so much of the tax relief go to so few. And it is a 10-year tax plan rather than one, as mine, focused on the next two years, which in my opinion is the critical time to jumpstart the economy. Bob Graham
[ Critical Economy Few Focused Fundamentally Go Mine Much Next Opinion Plan Rather Relief Tax Than Time Two Unfair Which Years]
Coughing in the theater is not a respiratory ailment. It is a criticism. Alan Jay Lerner
[ Ailment Coughing Criticism Respiratory Theater]
My opinions and principles are subjects of just criticism. I put myself before the public voluntarily. Victoria Woodhull
[ Before Criticism Just Myself Opinions Principles Public Put Subjects Voluntarily]
Everything is entertainment; criticism is now entertainment and it seems that the French directors have woken up one day and suddenly realised that they were not backed up any more. Wim Wenders
[ Any Backed Criticism Day Directors Entertainment Everything French More Now Realised Seems Suddenly Up Were]
It goes against the grain of modern education to teach students to program. What fun is there to making plans, acquiring discipline, organizing thoughts, devoting attention to detail, and learning to be self critical. Alan Perlis
[ Acquiring Against Attention Critical Detail Devoting Discipline Education Fun Goes Grain Learning Making Modern Organizing Plans Program Self Students Teach Thoughts]
Foxes was a movie that didn't do a lot of business but it didn't do too badly critically and eventually they offered me other things. The interesting thing was that next I tried a film called Star Man, which Michael Douglas was producing. Adrian Lyne
[ Badly Business Called Critically Douglas Eventually Film Foxes Interesting Lot Man Michael Movie Next Offered Other Producing Star Thing Things Too Tried Which]
The simplest definition of advertising, and one that will probably meet the test of critical examination, is that advertising is selling in print. Daniel Starch
[ Advertising Critical Definition Examination Meet Print Probably Selling Simplest Test Will]
Also, many consumers consider a critic to be like God Almighty. Robert Mondavi
[ Almighty Also Consider Consumers Critic God Many]
Stem cell research holds enormous promise for easing human suffering, and federal support is critical to its success. Tom Harkin
[ Cell Critical Easing Enormous Federal Holds Human Promise Research Stem Success Suffering Support]
I don't take criticism lying down. William Westmoreland
[ Criticism Down Lying Take]
We have to be able to criticise what we love, to say what we have to say 'cause if your not trying to make something better, than as far as I can tell, you are just in the way. Ani DiFranco
[ Able Better Cause Criticise Far Just Love Make Say Something Tell Than Trying Way Your]
I wonder what it is that the people who criticize me for telling this story truly object to: is it that I have dared to tell the story? Or that the story turns out not to be the one they wanted to hear? Joyce Maynard
[ Criticize Dared Hear Object Out Story Tell Telling Truly Turns Wanted Wonder]
Much literary criticism comes from people for whom extreme specialization is a cover for either grave cerebral inadequacy or terminal laziness, the latter being a much cherished aspect of academic freedom. John Kenneth Galbraith
[ Academic Aspect Being Cerebral Cherished Comes Cover Criticism Either Extreme Freedom Grave Inadequacy Latter Laziness Literary Much Specialization Terminal Whom]
Philosophy, most broadly viewed, is the critical survey of existence from the standpoint of value. Sidney Hook
[ Broadly Critical Existence Most Philosophy Standpoint Survey Value Viewed]
Style is the dress of thought; a modest dress, Neat, but not gaudy, will true critics please. Samuel Wesley
[ Critics Dress Gaudy Modest Neat Please Style Thought True Will]
I cringe when critics say I'm a master of the popular novel. What's an unpopular novel? Irwin Shaw
[ Cringe Critics Master Novel Popular Say Unpopular]
Criticism in a time of war is essential to the maintenance of any kind of democratic government. Robert Taft
[ Any Criticism Democratic Essential Government Kind Maintenance Time War]
Everybody says how hard comedy is, but, when it comes time to honor things, whether it's on a weekly critical basis or whether it's award time, at that time of the year, comedy is the poor, dumb child of dramatic work. Ivan Reitman
[ Award Basis Child Comedy Comes Critical Dramatic Dumb Everybody Hard Honor How Poor Says Things Time Weekly Whether Work Year]
Those who are lifting the world upward and onward are those who encourage more than criticize. Elizabeth Harrison
[ Criticize Encourage Lifting More Onward Than Those Upward World]
You do not become a critic until it has been completely established to your own satisfaction that you cannot be a poet. Theophile Gautier
[ Become Been Cannot Completely Critic Established Own Poet Satisfaction Until Your]
The critic should describe, and not prescribe. Eugene Ionesco
[ Critic Describe Prescribe Should]
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]
All that a critic, as critic, can give poets is the deadly encouragement that never ceases to remind them of how heavy their inheritance is. Harold Bloom
[ Ceases Critic Deadly Encouragement Give Heavy How Inheritance Never Poets Remind Their Them]
It's difficult to see yourself up on screen without being a critic. Devon Aoki
[ Being Critic Difficult Screen See Up Without Yourself]
We seem to be our own worst enemies. We should require critical U.S. infrastructure to remain in U.S. hands. Duncan Hunter
[ Critical Enemies Hands Infrastructure Our Own Remain Require Seem Should Worst]
You can get sucked into the idea that, 'Gosh, this is impressive. Maybe I should do this. It will look good.' Or 'I'll write like this because it will impress that critic.' Amy Tan
[ Because Critic Get Good Gosh Idea Impress Impressive Into Look Maybe Should Sucked Will Write]
If you want to sacrifice the admiration of many men for the criticism of one, go ahead, get married. Katharine Hepburn Marriage
[ Admiration Ahead Criticism Get Go Many Married Men Sacrifice Want]
It's not a gift of mine, but one given to me, to be able to criticise myself and not be crushed, by myself or by others. John Malkovich
[ Able Criticise Crushed Gift Given Mine Myself Others]
After two years of hard work and debate, Congress has passed a highway bill that will help fuel our economy by creating roughly 500,000 new jobs, as well as address many critical transportation needs in Ohio and the 18th Congressional District. Bob Ney
[ Address After Bill Congress Congressional Creating Critical Debate District Economy Fuel Hard Help Highway Jobs Many Needs New Ohio Our Passed Roughly Transportation Two Well Will Work Years]
It is much easier to be critical than to be correct. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Correct Critical Easier Much Than]
It was a movement that had all the art critics, all the museum directors in its thrall. Jack Levine
[ Art Critics Directors Had Movement Museum Thrall]