Quotations that match 'desperate'.

Like the Spitfire it was immensely strong: a pilot had no need to fear the danger of pulling the wings off, no matter how desperate the situation became. Douglas Bader
[ Became Danger Desperate Fear Had How Immensely Matter Need Off Pilot Pulling Situation Spitfire Strong Wings]
You think you can go into all those auditions not knowing who you are? The work came after I found my sense of self - when I wasn't so manic and desperate. Jenifer Lewis
[ After Auditions Came Desperate Found Go Into Knowing Manic Self Sense Think Those Work]
You can have anything you want if you want it desperately enough. You must want it with an inner exuberance that erupts through the skin and joins the energy that created the world. Sheilah Graham
[ Anything Created Desperately Energy Enough Exuberance Inner Joins Must Skin Through Want World]
I hope this will help new moms not feel alone or desperate, and that there is no shame in their feelings. PPD is out of their control, but the treatment and healing process is not. Brooke Shields
[ Alone Control Desperate Feel Feelings Healing Help Hope Moms New Out Process Shame Their Treatment Will]
O Lord, deliver me from the man of excellent intention and impure heart: for the heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately wicked. T. S. Eliot
[ Above Deceitful Deliver Desperately Excellent Heart Impure Intention Lord Man Things Wicked]
It's an interesting combination: Having a great fear of being alone, and having a desperate need for solitude and the solitary experience. That's always been a tug of war for me. Jodie Foster
[ Alone Always Been Being Combination Desperate Experience Fear Great Having Interesting Need Solitary Solitude Tug War]
I don't think human beings learn anything without desperation. Desperation is a necessary ingredient to learning anything or creating anything. Period. If you ain't desperate at some point, you ain't interesting. Jim Carrey
[ Anything Beings Creating Desperate Desperation Human Ingredient Interesting Learn Learning Necessary Period Point Some Think Without]
The World Health Organisation has a lot of its medical experts sitting in Geneva while hospitals in Africa have no drugs and desperate patients are forced to seek medication on the black market. Pauline Hanson
[ Africa Black Desperate Experts Forced Geneva Health Hospitals Lot Market Medical Medication Organisation Patients Seek Sitting While World]
I have been desperate to escape for so many years now, it is routine for me to try to escape. Jack Henry Abbott
[ Been Desperate Escape Many Now Routine Try Years]
Right now, the Anglo people are desperately trying to hold on to the United States, like they tried to hold on to Africa. Edward James Olmos
[ Africa Anglo Desperately Hold Now Right States Tried Trying United]
I desperately want a dog, but I've been told I travel too much, and I'm not allowed to have a dog. Victoria Pratt
[ Allowed Been Desperately Dog Much Told Too Travel Want]
I have a desire to create more film, more beauty, more art, more love, but I don't feel desperate. It's not about creating or building a career. Lisa Bonet
[ Art Beauty Building Career Create Creating Desire Desperate Feel Film Love More]
It's still about the women. It's not called Desperate Plumber. People are more interested in cat fights. James Denton
[ Called Cat Desperate Fights Interested More Plumber Still Women]
Growing up, I wanted desperately to please, to be a good girl. Claire Danes Teen
[ Desperately Girl Good Growing Please Up Wanted]
And if these be unprincipled agents who scruple at nothing, he will be a bold man who will deny that there are always to be found men at the bar who lend their services most cordially to back and support these agents in their most desperate cases. George Combe
[ Agents Always Back Bar Bold Cases Cordially Deny Desperate Found Lend Man Men Most Nothing Scruple Services Support Their These Unprincipled Will]
As a young teenager I looked desperately for things to read that might excuse me or assure me I wasn't the only one, that might confirm an identity I was unhappily piecing together. Edmund White
[ Assure Confirm Desperately Excuse Identity Looked Might Only Read Teenager Things Together Unhappily Young]
Our family has gone through a very difficult time. My husband and I have taken the brunt of it. I've never known what it truly felt like to be so sad and desperate inside. Tracey Gold
[ Brunt Desperate Difficult Family Felt Gone Husband Inside Known Never Our Sad Taken Through Time Truly Very]
I think the whole idea of me was that I wasn't going to be but that I wanted to be, desperately. Chris Elliott
[ Desperately Going Idea Think Wanted Whole]
Enough people have now mentioned Bill Nye the Science Guy to me that I now desperately avoid it all costs. Alton Brown
[ Avoid Bill Costs Desperately Enough Guy Mentioned Now Science]
Now a movie goes out to two, three thousand theaters and by Friday night at 10 o'clock they know if you are in or out. That desperate competition is, I think, horrendous. It's awful. Mark Rydell
[ Awful Clock Competition Desperate Friday Goes Horrendous Know Movie Night Now Out Theaters Think Thousand Three Two]
The State Department desperately needs to be vigorously harnessed. It has too big a role to play in the formulation of foreign policy, and foreign policy is too important to be left up to foreign service officers. Evan G. Galbraith
[ Big Department Desperately Foreign Formulation Harnessed Important Left Needs Officers Play Policy Role Service State Too Up Vigorously]
Some people are desperately looking for scapegoats, they just don't want to see the truth! Jonathan Davis
[ Desperately Just Looking See Some Truth Want]
They forbade me from flying, despite all my protests and arguments. After being once in space, I was desperately keen to go back there. But it didn't happen. Valentina Tereshkova
[ After Arguments Back Being Desperately Despite Flying Forbade Go Happen Keen Once Protests Space]
With this sense of the splendour of our experience and of its awful brevity, gathering all we are into one desperate effort to see and touch, we shall hardly have time to make theories about the things we see and touch. Walter Pater
[ Awful Brevity Desperate Effort Experience Gathering Hardly Into Make Our See Sense Shall Splendour Theories Things Time Touch]
It's a comedy thriller, brilliantly written and it's full of twists and turns at every page. When I was reading it I was desperate to get to the end to find out what happens, it really hooks you. Louise Jameson
[ Brilliantly Comedy Desperate End Every Find Full Get Happens Hooks Out Page Reading Really Thriller Turns Twists Written]
Money, again, has often been a cause of the delusion of the multitudes. Sober nations have all at once become desperate gamblers, and risked almost their existence upon the turn of a piece of paper. Charles Mackay
[ Again Almost Become Been Cause Delusion Desperate Existence Gamblers Money Multitudes Nations Often Once Paper Piece Risked Sober Their Turn Upon]
When I am not desperate, I am worthless. Ivo Andric
[ Am Desperate Worthless]
I think I'm probably a little too desperate to be successful. Howard Stern
[ Desperate Little Probably Successful Think Too]
Marriage is like a cage; one sees the birds outside desperate to get in, and those inside equally desperate to get out. Michel de Montaigne
[ Birds Cage Desperate Equally Get Inside Marriage Out Outside Sees Those]
Are we not all desperate one way or another? Taylor Caldwell
[ Another Desperate Way]
Basically, we are a whole world of people desperately trying to figure out what is the dark side of our natures and how much can we explore without becoming something else. William Petersen
[ Basically Becoming Dark Desperately Else Explore Figure How Much Natures Our Out Side Something Trying Whole Without World]
It doesn't matter if you have a desperate heart when you have to sing about joy; it doesn't matter if you're scared to death when the lights go on. Mireille Mathieu
[ Death Desperate Go Heart Joy Lights Matter Scared Sing]
Look at the Palestinians with the huge, huge percentage of unemployed. What does that breed? Anyone who's unemployed in the world, you feel there's no meaning and there's a risk that you drift over to something desperate. Yes, we have to tackle the social problems as well. Hans Blix
[ Anyone Breed Desperate Does Drift Feel Huge Look Meaning Over Palestinians Percentage Problems Risk Social Something Tackle Unemployed Well World Yes]
One must always hope when one is desperate, and doubt when one hopes. Gustave Flaubert
[ Always Desperate Doubt Hope Hopes Must]
'My country, right or wrong' is a thing no patriot would ever think of saying except in a desperate case. It is like saying 'My mother, drunk or sober.' Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Case Country Desperate Drunk Ever Except Mother Patriot Right Saying Sober Thing Think Would Wrong]
I have found it easier to identify with the characters who verge upon hysteria, who were frightened of life, who were desperate to reach out to another person. But these seemingly fragile people are the strong people really. Tennessee Williams
[ Another Characters Desperate Easier Found Fragile Frightened Hysteria Identify Life Out Person Reach Really Seemingly Strong These Upon Verge Were]
Acting happened to me. If I had pursued it, I think it would have been like someone going to a bar, desperately looking for love and not finding anyone. Keri Russell
[ Acting Anyone Bar Been Desperately Finding Going Had Happened Looking Love Pursued Someone Think Would]
I'm there to make a kind of theatrical music that is desperately missing in my life. And if other people don't like it, I'm very unhappy, but I can't do anything about that. Richard Foreman
[ Anything Desperately Kind Life Make Missing Music Other Theatrical Unhappy Very]
There is nothing so desperately monotonous as the sea, and I no longer wonder at the cruelty of pirates. James Russell Lowell
[ Cruelty Desperately Longer Monotonous Nothing Pirates Sea Wonder]
I so desperately wanted to be Mr. Somebody. Instead, I was the little brother, included to a point. Charlie Sheen
[ Brother Desperately Included Instead Little Mr Point Somebody Wanted]
When a 12-year-old, a 13-year-old, so desperately wants a baby what she's looking for is the kind of unconditional love a child gives a mother and a mother gives a child. Ellen Barkin
[ Baby Child Desperately Gives Kind Looking Love Mother She Unconditional Wants]
I often think I can see it in myself and in other young writers, this desperate desire to please coupled with a kind of hostility to the reader. David Foster Wallace
[ Coupled Desire Desperate Hostility Kind Myself Often Other Please Reader See Think Writers Young]
Beckham is unusual. He was desperate to be a footballer. His mind was made up when he was nine or ten. Many kids think that it's beyond them. But you can't succeed without practising at any sport. Bobby Charlton
[ Any Beckham Beyond Desperate Footballer His Kids Made Many Mind Nine Practising Sport Succeed Ten Them Think Unusual Up Without]
There are no desperate situations, there are only desperate people. Heinz Guderian
[ Desperate Only Situations]
I so desperately hate to end these movies that the first thing I do when I'm done is write another one. Then I don't feel sad about having to leave and everybody going away. John Hughes
[ Another Away Desperately Done End Everybody Feel First Going Hate Having Leave Movies Sad Then These Thing Write]
We stand ready to work together, where possible, in helping rebuild not only homes and businesses, but most importantly, lives of those who so desperately need our help. Marc Morial
[ Businesses Desperately Help Helping Homes Importantly Lives Most Need Only Our Possible Ready Rebuild Stand Those Together Where Work]
I was really desperate. I don't know if you can remember back that far, but when I went to graduate school they didn't want females in graduate school. They were very open about it. They didn't mince their words. But then I got in and I got my degree. Shannon Lucid
[ Back Degree Desperate Far Females Got Graduate Know Mince Open Really Remember School Their Then Very Want Went Were Words]
So, I think China desperately needs to legitimize some form of opposition. William Kirby
[ China Desperately Form Needs Opposition Some Think]
Much is forgiven anyone who relieves the desperate boredom of the working press. William Weld
[ Anyone Boredom Desperate Forgiven Much Press Relieves Working]
We are in desperate need of a well-done romantic lesbian comedy. Jill Bennett
[ Comedy Desperate Lesbian Need Romantic]
When I was about 5 I think, I desperately wanted to be a pirate and have the hat and everything. Keira Knightley
[ Desperately Everything Hat Pirate Think Wanted]
I'm desperate to work again. I've often had those periods, but two years was the longest. Charlotte Gainsbourg
[ Again Desperate Had Longest Often Periods Those Two Work Years]
I'm reading scripts, desperately wanting to work. I've set a couple of things up for next year. Charlie Hunnam
[ Couple Desperately Next Reading Scripts Set Things Up Wanting Work Year]
If I place love above everything, it is because for me it is the most desperate, the most despairing state of affairs imaginable. Andre Breton
[ Above Affairs Because Despairing Desperate Everything Imaginable Love Most Place State]
Paul Lambert has assembled a great bunch of lads and training has been going very well. I am just desperate to get into the team and do my best for the club. Kenny Dalglish
[ Am Assembled Been Best Bunch Club Desperate Get Going Great Into Just Lads Paul Team Training Very Well]
I was desperate really for people not to accuse me of coldness. It was taboo. Thomas Dolby
[ Accuse Coldness Desperate Really Taboo]
I had gotten to a place where I truly believed everything I was called: 'not sexy,' 'not funny,' 'too intense,' desperate.' All those labels they gave me, I took them because there wasn't a trace of my true self left. Naomi Watts
[ Because Believed Called Desperate Everything Funny Gave Gotten Had Intense Labels Left Place Self Sexy Them Those Too Took Trace True Truly Where]
We're not on a desperate mission to write chart compatible stuff. Stephen Malkmus
[ Chart Compatible Desperate Mission Stuff Write]
That is why, no matter how desperate the predicament is, I am always very much in earnest about clutching my cane, straightening my derby hat and fixing my tie, even though I have just landed on my head. Charlie Chaplin
[ Always Am Cane Derby Desperate Earnest Even Fixing Hat Head How Just Landed Matter Much Predicament Though Tie Very Why]
I am getting frustrated by the fact that we have been out of office for eight years. I desperately want to lead the Conservative Party to make quicker progress back into power. Kenneth Clarke
[ Am Back Been Conservative Desperately Eight Fact Frustrated Getting Into Lead Make Office Out Party Power Progress Quicker Want Years]
In my own mind, I was sort of a desperate kid. Al Purdy
[ Desperate Kid Mind Own Sort]
Desperate? That can be a justification for all kinds of behavior. Jessica Walter
[ Behavior Desperate Justification Kinds]
My number one goal was not getting 'A's' - and I proved it. I was a 'C' student. You have to be ready to learn. If you're not interesting in learning, it doesn't work. As I grew older and wanted to learn and desperately wanted inside information, learning was a lot easier. Brian Lamb
[ Desperately Easier Getting Goal Grew Information Inside Interesting Learn Learning Lot Number Older Proved Ready Student Wanted Work]
I like, though, that people have a hunger to connect with other people. They're desperate to know that you're not lying to them or misleading them. Augusten Burroughs
[ Connect Desperate Hunger Know Lying Misleading Other Them Though]
I feel like I'm a stay-at-home mom, which I was for the five years before this. She's absolutely been my focus. That's the choice I made. Desperate Housewives is perfect for me. I get to go back to work and still be able to take my daughter to school and pick her up. Teri Hatcher
[ Able Absolutely Back Been Before Choice Daughter Desperate Feel Five Focus Get Go Her Housewives Made Mom Perfect Pick School She Stay-At-Home Still Take Up Which Work Years]
That is where the irony of the film comes off, in terms of the language it employs - where he tries desperately to be a 'TV Dad,' to give advice and it's so pat it becomes ridiculous. Atom Egoyan
[ Advice Becomes Comes Dad Desperately Employs Film Give Irony Language Off Pat Ridiculous Terms Tries Tv Where]
There's this huge number of desperate people. Lloyd Alexander
[ Desperate Huge Number]
With any child entering adolescence, one hunts for signs of health, is desperate for the smallest indication that the child's problems will never be important enough for a television movie. Nora Ephron
[ Adolescence Any Child Desperate Enough Entering Health Hunts Important Indication Movie Never Problems Signs Smallest Television Will]
My experience has been in a short 77 years that in the end when you fight for a desperate cause and have good reasons to fight, you usually win. Edward Teller
[ Been Cause Desperate End Experience Fight Good Reasons Short Usually Win Years]
I'm desperate to start a career in music. Katie Price
[ Career Desperate Music Start]
Courage enlarges, cowardice diminishes resources. In desperate straits the fears of the timid aggravate the dangers that imperil the brave. Christian Nestell Bovee
[ Aggravate Brave Courage Cowardice Dangers Desperate Diminishes Enlarges Fears Resources Straits Timid]
When we're in a peak, we make a ton of money, and as soon as we make a ton of money, we're desperately looking for a way to spend it. And we diversify into areas that, frankly, we don't know how to run very well. Bill Ford
[ Areas Desperately Diversify Frankly How Into Know Looking Make Money Peak Run Soon Spend Ton Very Way Well]
Giving a 10-year mandatory minimum for a second offense fist fight is not going to reduce the chance that someone will be stabbed 16 times when you are not funding any of the programs that are desperately needed to actually reduce juvenile crime. Bobby Scott
[ Actually Any Chance Crime Desperately Fight Fist Funding Giving Going Juvenile Mandatory Minimum Needed Offense Programs Reduce Second Someone Stabbed Times Will]
What the poor, the weak, and the inarticulate desperately require is power, organization, and a sense of identity and purpose, not rarefied advice of political scientists. Paul Wellstone
[ Advice Desperately Identity Inarticulate Organization Political Poor Power Purpose Rarefied Require Scientists Sense Weak]
Those two songs condense the two albums. They also show what the audiences wanted. I was desperate to keep the band together and find something that the public would like. Randy Bachman
[ Albums Also Audiences Band Condense Desperate Find Keep Public Show Something Songs Those Together Two Wanted Would]
I nursed men back to sanity who were driven to despair. I solicited clothes for the ragged children, for the desperate mothers. I laid out the dead, the martyrs of the strike. Mary Harris Jones
[ Back Children Clothes Dead Despair Desperate Driven Laid Martyrs Men Mothers Nursed Out Ragged Sanity Solicited Strike Were]
Rock 'n Roll: The most brutal, ugly, desperate, vicious form of expression it has been my misfortune to hear. Frank Sinatra
[ Been Brutal Desperate Expression Form Hear Misfortune Most Rock Roll Ugly Vicious]
There are no ideas in the Republican Party right now in the Congress. They're the party of no. They desperately need some intellectual leadership. And whatever you think of Newt Gingrich, he can supply intellectual leadership. So I hope he does run. Howard Dean
[ Congress Desperately Does Gingrich Hope Ideas Intellectual Leadership Need Newt Now Party Republican Right Run Some Supply Think Whatever]
I think it's still hard for me to turn down work if it's really good because for so many years I was so desperate to get a job and couldn't and so it's kind of an anathema for me to turn down work. Matt Damon
[ Anathema Because Desperate Down Get Good Hard Job Kind Many Really Still Think Turn Work Years]
The interesting thing is why we're so desperate for this anesthetic against loneliness. David Foster Wallace
[ Against Anesthetic Desperate Interesting Loneliness Thing Why]
To put up a show is to face life's injustices with one of the few weapons available to a desperate and brave people, their imagination. Luigi Barzini
[ Available Brave Desperate Face Few Imagination Injustices Life Put Show Their Up Weapons]
People were desperately trying to fill their seats for the summer. And so prices are really low right now. And so they are kept from raising prices to make up for that difference. David Neeleman
[ Desperately Difference Fill Kept Low Make Now Prices Raising Really Right Seats Summer Their Trying Up Were]
I know it's a film and all of that, and it's a Hollywood film, but it kind of feels like this sometimes, when you're in pain and it hurts, and you're desperate. Or you are about to cross some moral line and it's so seductive and you just do... and all that. Patrick Marber
[ Cross Desperate Feels Film Hollywood Hurts Just Kind Know Line Moral Pain Seductive Some Sometimes]
I have a friend who lives in the South Side of Chicago. I helped out at a church charity there where they try to give a bit of cohesion to a desperate area. Everyone was very welcoming. Sara Paretsky
[ Area Bit Charity Chicago Church Cohesion Desperate Everyone Friend Give Helped Lives Out Side South Try Very Welcoming Where]
In difficult and desperate cases, the boldest counsels are the safest. Titus Livius
[ Boldest Cases Counsels Desperate Difficult Safest]
After a month or so in St. Louis, we were looking around desperately for a way to draw a few people into the ball park, it being perfectly clear by that time that the ball club wasn't going to do it unaided. Bill Veeck
[ After Around Ball Being Clear Club Desperately Draw Few Going Into Looking Louis Month Park Perfectly St Time Unaided Way Were]
Sadism is not an infectious disease that strikes a person all of a sudden. It has a long prehistory in childhood and always originates in the desperate fantasies of a child who is searching for a way out of a hopeless situation. Alice Miller
[ Always Child Childhood Desperate Disease Fantasies Hopeless Infectious Long Originates Out Person Prehistory Sadism Searching Situation Strikes Sudden Way]
I want affection and tenderness desperately, but there's something in me that prevents me from handing it out. Ethel Waters
[ Affection Desperately Handing Out Prevents Something Tenderness Want]
To hope means to be ready at every moment for that which is not yet born, and yet not become desperate if there is no birth in our lifetime. Erich Fromm
[ Become Birth Born Desperate Every Hope Lifetime Means Moment Our Ready Which Yet]
All my pictures are built around the idea of getting in trouble and so giving me the chance to be desperately serious in my attempt to appear as a normal little gentleman. Charlie Chaplin
[ Appear Around Attempt Built Chance Desperately Gentleman Getting Giving Idea Little Normal Pictures Serious Trouble]
I only really cast people who are desperate to be in it - who were dying to be in it, whose talent I believed in and were dead ready to do the work that was necessary. Kenneth Branagh
[ Believed Cast Dead Desperate Dying Necessary Only Ready Really Talent Were Whose Work]
When men attempt bold gestures, generally it's considered romantic. When women do it, it's often considered desperate or psycho. Sarah Jessica Parker
[ Attempt Bold Considered Desperate Generally Gestures Men Often Psycho Romantic Women]
I was desperately unhappy trying to adjust to the world. Al Purdy
[ Adjust Desperately Trying Unhappy World]
The administration is using the devastation of Hurricane Katrina to cut the wages of people desperately trying to rebuild their lives and their communities. George Miller
[ Administration Communities Cut Desperately Devastation Hurricane Katrina Lives Rebuild Their Trying Using Wages]
I'm not different for the sake of being different, only for the desperate sake of being myself. I can't join your gang: you'd think I was a phony and I'd know it. Vivian Stanshall
[ Being Desperate Different Gang Join Know Myself Only Phony Sake Think Your]
In LA, I mean, here's this place full of desperate and sad people who take their only pleasure from destroying others for the purposes of their own self-aggrandizement. Heather Donahue
[ Desperate Destroying Full Here La Mean Only Others Own Place Pleasure Purposes Sad Take Their]
I love the script and I just thought it was a great role. Like I say, it's like this - the script is like this sad, funny, desperate love song to the lost American man. Oliver Platt
[ American Desperate Funny Great Just Lost Love Man Role Sad Say Script Song Thought]
I don't want to say, 'This is where Im going to be in five years and Im going to get there no matter what.' I want to leave it open. I'm not a desperate actress dying to star in a B movie in a bikini. Brooke Burke
[ Actress Bikini Desperate Dying Five Get Going Im Leave Matter Movie Open Say Star Want Where Years]
Some of us might find happiness if we quit struggling so desperately for it. William Feather
[ Desperately Find Happiness Might Quit Some Struggling Us]
The weapon of suicide bombing is so desperate that you aren't even left with the possibility of taking revenge or punishing anyone; the terrorist is killed along with his victims, his blood mixing with theirs. A. B. Yehoshua
[ Along Anyone Blood Bombing Desperate Even His Killed Left Mixing Possibility Punishing Revenge Suicide Taking Terrorist Theirs Victims Weapon]
A film director has to get a shot, no matter what he does. We're desperate people. Elia Kazan
[ Desperate Director Does Film Get Matter Shot]
Hype is the awkward and desperate attempt to convince journalists that what you've made is worth the misery of having to review it. Federico Fellini
[ Attempt Awkward Convince Desperate Having Hype Journalists Made Misery Review Worth]
Another example of the educational inequality is the current debate over publicly financed school vouchers which will provide educational opportunities to a privileged handful, but deprive public schools of desperately needed resources. Bobby Scott
[ Another Current Debate Deprive Desperately Educational Example Financed Handful Inequality Needed Opportunities Over Privileged Provide Public Publicly Resources School Schools Vouchers Which Will]
Desperation is a necessary ingredient to learning anything, or creating anything. Period. If you ain't desperate at some point, you ain't interesting. Jim Carrey
[ Anything Creating Desperate Desperation Ingredient Interesting Learning Necessary Period Point Some]
Restless, and in desperate need of adventure, I quit my job at an insurance company to travel west with a couple of guys I smoked pot with, scandalizing my family. Mink Stole
[ Adventure Company Couple Desperate Family Guys Insurance Job Need Pot Quit Restless Smoked Travel West]
I suppose we all loved those kind of sci-fi movies where terrible things came out of swamps and came to Mars. And there's usually some poor girl. All the guys are trying to desperately handle levers and saying, go to something or other. Neil Innes
[ Came Desperately Girl Go Guys Handle Kind Levers Loved Mars Movies Other Out Poor Saying Sci-Fi Some Something Suppose Swamps Terrible Things Those Trying Usually Where]
I really feel like life will dictate itself. You should allow it to unfold as naturally as possible. Just go with the flow. When you're really desperate, you say a few prayers and hope for the best. That's the way I've always lived my life. Shania Twain
[ Allow Always Best Desperate Dictate Feel Few Flow Go Hope Itself Just Life Lived Naturally Possible Prayers Really Say Should Unfold Way Will]
I guess I so desperately want to see us put this planet right. It's so horrifying to me that a fifth of us are starving every night, and that forty thousand children die every single day. Ann Druyan
[ Children Day Desperately Die Every Fifth Forty Guess Horrifying Night Planet Put Right See Single Starving Thousand Us Want]
I'm not sure what the future holds but I do know that I'm going to be positive and not wake up feeling desperate. As my dad said "Nic, it is what it is, it's not what it should have been, not what it could have been, it is what it is". Nicole Kidman
[ Been Could Dad Desperate Feeling Future Going Holds Know Nic Positive Said Should Sure Up Wake]
Television is now so desperately hungry for material that they're scraping the top of the barrel. Gore Vidal
[ Barrel Desperately Hungry Material Now Scraping Television Top]
I know there's a great deal that Arnold Schwarzenegger could teach me about making movies. There's a great deal I could teach him about the fiscal reforms that are needed - desperately needed - to set California back in good order. Tom McClintock
[ Arnold Back California Could Deal Desperately Fiscal Good Great Him Know Making Movies Needed Order Reforms Schwarzenegger Set Teach]
Still and all, why bother? Here's my answer. Many people need desperately to receive this message: I feel and think much as you do, care about many of the things you care about, although most people do not care about them. You are not alone. Kurt Vonnegut
[ Alone Although Answer Bother Care Desperately Feel Here Many Message Most Much Need Receive Still Them Things Think Why]
Jane Austen was writing about boring people with desperately limited lives. We forget this because we've seen too many of her books on screen. Mark Haddon
[ Austen Because Books Boring Desperately Forget Her Jane Limited Lives Many Screen Seen Too Writing]
There was a combination of not wanting to look a gift horse in the mouth, but also really not wanting to be stuck in Lord of the Rings for the rest of my life, and being desperate to kind of make sure that I could do something else with my life. Sean Astin
[ Also Being Combination Could Desperate Else Gift Horse Kind Life Look Lord Make Mouth Really Rest Rings Something Stuck Sure Wanting]
Mankind at its most desperate is often at its best. Bob Geldof
[ Best Desperate Mankind Most Often]
I tried college for three months but I was desperately unhappy. I just wanted to perform. I was getting straight As but I had no friends and cried every day. Keira Knightley
[ College Cried Day Desperately Every Friends Getting Had Just Months Perform Straight Three Tried Unhappy Wanted]
Actually, I feel music becoming more and more important. It's a big source of inspiration. With what's going on in the world, we feel almost desperate. Music also brings you peace. Cecilia Bartoli
[ Actually Almost Also Becoming Big Brings Desperate Feel Going Important Inspiration More Music Peace Source World]
There's always somebody older, richer, more desperate than you. Kirstie Alley
[ Always Desperate More Older Richer Somebody Than]
The unity in any painter's work arises from the fact that a person, brought to a desperate situation, will behave in a certain way... style. Frank Auerbach
[ Any Arises Behave Brought Certain Desperate Fact Painter Person Situation Style Unity Way Will Work]
My interest in desperation lies only in that sometimes I find myself having become desperate. Very seldom do I start out that way. I can see of course that, in the abstract, thinking and all activity is rather desperate. Willem de Kooning
[ Abstract Activity Become Course Desperate Desperation Find Having Interest Lies Myself Only Out Rather See Seldom Sometimes Start Thinking Very Way]
I just feel incredibly lucky to be employed when there are so many actors and actresses who are not employed. That's why, you know, I sometimes feel desperate, in case I'm not going to be cast again. Judi Dench
[ Actors Actresses Again Case Cast Desperate Employed Feel Going Incredibly Just Know Lucky Many Sometimes Why]
Desperate affairs require desperate measures. Horatio Nelson
[ Affairs Desperate Measures Require]
Marriage is a series of desperate arguments people feel passionately about. Katharine Hepburn
[ Arguments Desperate Feel Marriage Passionately Series]
If one is desperate for love, I suggest looking at one's friends and family and see if love is all around. If not, get a new set of friends, a new family. Jasmine Guy Family
[ Around Desperate Family Friends Get Looking Love New See Set Suggest]
One day I think it's the greatest idea ever that I'm working on. The next day I think it's the worst that I've ever worked on - and I swing between that a lot. Some days I'm very happy with what I'm doing, and the next day I am desperate - it's not working out! Eric Carle
[ Am Between Day Days Desperate Doing Ever Greatest Happy Idea Lot Next Out Some Swing Think Very Worked Working Worst]
We believe the 36, nearly 40, billion pound discount given for a right to buy houses took a million houses out of the public housing sector which is desperately needed for rent. John Prescott
[ Believe Billion Buy Desperately Discount Given Houses Housing Million Nearly Needed Out Pound Public Rent Right Sector Took Which]
But what is the use of preaching the Gospel to men whose whole attention is concentrated upon a mad, desperate struggle to keep themselves alive? William Booth
[ Alive Attention Concentrated Desperate Gospel Keep Mad Men Preaching Struggle Themselves Upon Use Whole Whose]
Several million people inside and outside Afghanistan are destitute and desperately in need of help. Lakhdar Brahimi
[ Afghanistan Desperately Destitute Help Inside Million Need Outside Several]
The agency was desperate to get started with the commercials in 1976, but I was working on Star Wars. David Prowse
[ Agency Commercials Desperate Get Star Started Wars Working]
It makes me so desperately sad to witness just how unforgivably wretched our world has become. Ralph Steadman
[ Become Desperately How Just Makes Our Sad Witness World Wretched]
We imagine that we want to escape our selfish and commonplace existence, but we cling desperately to our chains. Anne Sullivan Macy Imagination
[ Chains Cling Commonplace Desperately Escape Existence Imagine Our Selfish Want]
Today we ought to be able to see first that Booker T. Washington faced a situation in which he was seeking desperately for a way out, and he could see no way out except capitulation. C. L. R. James
[ Able Booker Capitulation Could Desperately Except Faced First Ought Out See Seeking Situation Today Washington Way Which]
For the first time in my adult lifetime, I am really proud of my country. And not just because Barack has done well, but because I think people are hungry for change. And I have been desperate to see our country moving in that direction. Michelle Obama
[ Adult Am Barack Because Been Change Country Desperate Direction Done First Hungry Just Lifetime Moving Our Proud Really See Think Time Well]
I've worked with the greatest actors, and they're all gone. This is what's so desperate to me. Angela Lansbury
[ Actors Desperate Gone Greatest Worked]
It is not enough to tackle the mechanics of terror organizations. We must also tackle the situations that create terrorists. We desperately need to address the frustration, the loss and the despair that drive some to these actions. King Hussein I
[ Actions Address Also Create Despair Desperately Drive Enough Frustration Loss Mechanics Must Need Organizations Situations Some Tackle Terror Terrorists These]
After the desperate years of their own war, after six years of repression inside Spain and six years of horror in exile, these people remain intact in spirit. They are armed with a transcendent faith; they have never won, and yet they have never accepted defeat. Martha Gellhorn
[ Accepted After Armed Defeat Desperate Exile Faith Horror Inside Intact Never Own Remain Repression Six Spain Spirit Their These Transcendent War Won Years Yet]
When you are a beginning film maker you are desperate to survive. The most important thing in the end is survival and being able to get to your next picture. George Lucas
[ Able Beginning Being Desperate End Film Get Important Maker Most Next Picture Survival Survive Thing Your]
Love is the most difficult and dangerous form of courage. Courage is the most desperate, admirable and noble kind of love. Delmore Schwartz
[ Admirable Courage Dangerous Desperate Difficult Form Kind Love Most Noble]
You see these shuffling rows of shiny faces, waiting for their turn, so they're very dedicated to the program and desperate to know what it is they've got - so often, they have no idea. Michael Aspel
[ Dedicated Desperate Faces Got Idea Know Often Program Rows See Shiny Shuffling Their These Turn Very Waiting]
I think Desperate Housewives is a pretty good show, I watch it, I like it and I don't love reality tv that much. I do watch some, I've got three daughters so we'll watch the good stuff, the fun stuff. Bob Saget
[ Daughters Desperate Fun Good Got Housewives Love Much Pretty Reality Show Some Stuff Think Three Tv Watch]
Every new baby is a blind desperate vote for survival: people who find themselves unable to register an effective political protest against extermination do so by a biological act. Lewis Mumford
[ Act Against Baby Biological Blind Desperate Effective Every Extermination Find New Political Protest Register Survival Themselves Unable Vote]
I am not for raising taxes in a recession, especially when it comes to job creators that we need so desperately to start creating jobs again. Eric Cantor
[ Again Am Comes Creating Creators Desperately Especially Job Jobs Need Raising Recession Start Taxes]
Is fuel efficiency really what we need most desperately? I say that what we really need is a car that can be shot when it breaks down. Russell Baker
[ Breaks Car Desperately Down Efficiency Fuel Most Need Really Say Shot]
People care and are willing to help me out my desperate circumstances. Sam Worthington
[ Care Circumstances Desperate Help Out Willing]
Even crushed against his brother in the Tube the average Englishman pretends desperately that he is alone. Germaine Greer
[ Against Alone Average Brother Crushed Desperately Englishman Even His Pretends Tube]
I was desperate to go back to New York and when 9/11 happened, I feared moving to the bulls-eye and that was very hard because I have a lot of family there and I really had to question what I didn't like about this community. Tea Leoni
[ Back Because Community Desperate Family Feared Go Had Happened Hard Lot Moving New Question Really Very York]
They're desperately searching for meaning in their lives but they will not crack the Bible open. Victoria Jackson
[ Bible Crack Desperately Lives Meaning Open Searching Their Will]
His style has the desperate jauntiness of an orchestra fiddling away for dear life on a sinking ship. Edmund Wilson
[ Away Dear Desperate Fiddling His Life Orchestra Ship Sinking Style]
Education should be one of our top funding priorities; talking about it does not help the teachers and students who desperately need promises fulfilled. Solomon Ortiz
[ Desperately Does Education Fulfilled Funding Help Need Our Priorities Promises Should Students Talking Teachers Top]
People who say they don't care what people think are usually desperate to have people think they don't care what people think. George Carlin
[ Care Desperate Say Think Usually]
I went off to a school with the children of CEOs and diplomats. To be able to be at home with that group of people and at home with the desperately poor has been good for me in preparation for my coming to Washington. James Green Somerville
[ Able Been Ceos Children Coming Desperately Diplomats Good Group Home Off Poor Preparation School Washington Went]
The worlds a stage and most of us are desperately unrehearsed. Sean O'Casey
[ Desperately Most Stage Us Worlds]
A person, who no matter how desperate the situation, gives others hope, is a true leader. Daisaku Ikeda
[ Desperate Gives Hope How Leader Matter Others Person Situation True]
All the world's a stage and most of us are desperately unrehearsed. Sean O'Casey
[ Desperately Most Stage Us World]
When I am in the Scottish Parliament chamber, I often feel the need to sit for the entire debate. It's only courteous to listen to what everyone has to say, although I often find myself desperate to say something but too scared to stand up in case I regret it. Margo MacDonald
[ Although Am Case Chamber Courteous Debate Desperate Entire Everyone Feel Find Listen Myself Need Often Only Parliament Regret Say Scared Scottish Sit Something Stand Too Up]
I already hated that gray suit and then having to go through putting on that wig with a false front - again made me feel so trapped inside this person who was desperately wanting to break out of it but she was so caught up in the web of deception that she couldn't. Kim Novak
[ Again Already Break Caught Deception Desperately False Feel Front Go Gray Hated Having Inside Made Out Person Putting She Suit Then Through Trapped Up Wanting Web Wig]
The only people who are desperate to go on the show are people we're desperate not to have on the show. Graham Norton
[ Desperate Go Only Show]