Quotations that match 'direct'.

I would step into a place of being lined up with a sense of purpose and my inner compass, and everything was going in the same direction. Then I'd get lazy and get off the track. And then things would start to fall apart, and I'd back up and get it together again. Kathy Mattea
[ Again Apart Back Being Compass Direction Everything Fall Get Going Inner Into Lazy Lined Off Place Purpose Same Sense Start Step Then Things Together Track Up Would]
We thought about it, what we want to tell, and I didn't want to move it directly into the Nazi times. I thought it's much more interesting to see how BloodRayne became BloodRayne. Uwe Boll
[ Became Directly How Interesting Into More Move Much See Tell Thought Times Want]
One of the greatest resources people cannot mobilize themselves is that they try to accomplish great things. Most worthwhile achievements are the result of many little things done in a single direction. Nido Qubein
[ Accomplish Achievements Cannot Direction Done Great Greatest Little Many Mobilize Most Resources Result Single Themselves Things Try Worthwhile]
Consider well this fact: As long as the German people does not arise and use force directed by its own will, the assassination of the people will continue. Karl Liebknecht
[ Arise Assassination Consider Continue Directed Does Fact Force German Long Own Use Well Will]
Bad directors will tell you they absolutely know how to do it, and how it has to happen; there's this insecurity that leads them to feeling like they have to control everything. Molly Parker
[ Absolutely Bad Control Directors Everything Feeling Happen How Insecurity Know Leads Tell Them Will]
Great ambition, the desire of real superiority, of leading and directing, seems to be altogether peculiar to man, and speech is the great instrument of ambition. Adam Smith
[ Altogether Ambition Desire Directing Great Instrument Leading Man Peculiar Real Seems Speech Superiority]
So, we come out to Los Angeles. And we met with every network. We met with show runners, directors, writers, everything. And what we had an idea for, they didn't like. And what they had an idea for, we didn't like. So, we went home. Reba McEntire
[ Angeles Come Directors Every Everything Had Home Idea Los Met Network Out Runners Show Went Writers]
Pick up a camera. Shoot something. No matter how small, no matter how cheesy, no matter whether your friends and your sister star in it. Put your name on it as director. Now you're a director. Everything after that you're just negotiating your budget and your fee. James Cameron
[ After Budget Camera Cheesy Director Everything Fee Friends How Just Matter Name Negotiating Now Pick Put Shoot Sister Small Something Star Up Whether Your]
Some very famous directors have started in the mail room, which is just getting inside the studio, getting to know people, getting to know the routine. Kenneth Anger
[ Directors Famous Getting Inside Just Know Mail Room Routine Some Started Studio Very Which]
I'm intrigued by the way in which physical appearance can often direct a person's life; things happen differently for a beautiful woman than for a plain one. Penelope Lively
[ Appearance Beautiful Differently Direct Happen Intrigued Life Often Person Physical Plain Than Things Way Which Woman]
Ironically, the Canadian naval vessels, aircraft and personnel in the Persian Gulf I mentioned earlier who are fighting terrorism will provide more support indirectly to this war in Iraq than most of the 46 countries that are fully supporting our efforts there. Paul Cellucci
[ Aircraft Canadian Countries Earlier Efforts Fighting Fully Gulf Indirectly Iraq Ironically Mentioned More Most Naval Our Persian Personnel Provide Support Supporting Terrorism Than Vessels War Will]
When I came out here, my manager thought that casting directors might think I'm a girl, and when I did Threat Matrix, they thought Jamie was a little light. James Denton
[ Came Casting Did Directors Girl Here Jamie Light Little Manager Matrix Might Out Think Thought Threat]
Most film directors do not come up with their own subjects or write their own screenplays. Thomas Harrison
[ Come Directors Film Most Own Screenplays Subjects Their Up Write]
Sometimes stories are inherently important whether or not they have a direct relation to your life. Linda Vester
[ Direct Important Inherently Life Relation Sometimes Stories Whether Your]
Anything I do has to be directly related to my music. If it isn't, I don't really see a point to it. Alanis Morissette
[ Anything Directly Music Point Really Related See]
Let's not go through that again. Redirect it, reduce the amount of money spent, but let's not destroy it. Because you don't know 10 years out what you're going to face. William Colby
[ Again Amount Because Destroy Face Go Going Know Money Out Reduce Spent Through Years]
Sometimes we look for those thunderous things to happen in our life for our lives to change or go in the other direction. We seek the miracle. We seek the parting of the seas, the moving of the mountains. But no, it's a quiet thing. At least for me it was. Ben Vereen
[ Change Direction Go Happen Least Life Lives Look Miracle Mountains Moving Other Our Parting Quiet Seas Seek Sometimes Thing Things Those]
Apparently tired of waiting for clear direction from Congress, the people of Puerto Rico have used the tools provided by their own local constitution to schedule a vote for Dec. 13 on the status of the island. Dick Thornburgh
[ Apparently Clear Congress Constitution Dec Direction Island Local Own Provided Puerto Rico Schedule Status Their Tired Tools Used Vote Waiting]
My grandmother had the most dramatic effect on my life because she set me in one direction, and I had to go back the other direction for my sanity, and for my ability to be a social human being. James Earl Jones
[ Ability Back Because Being Direction Dramatic Effect Go Grandmother Had Human Life Most Other Sanity Set She Social]
I enjoy doing my more intimate and less commercial pictures and also I enjoy directing. Sarah Polley
[ Also Commercial Directing Doing Enjoy Intimate Less More Pictures]
In Dreams... well, I was slightly overcompensating with that. I was a bit like a director for hire, so maybe I was putting too much imagery that was familiar to me into it. Neil Jordan
[ Bit Director Dreams Familiar Hire Imagery Into Maybe Much Putting Slightly Too Well]
I love directing - it's always so involving, so challenging. Stanley Tucci
[ Always Challenging Directing Involving Love]
Back in 1995, Bill Gates himself didn't understand that the internet was the direction computing was going. John Podhoretz
[ Back Bill Computing Direction Gates Going Himself Internet Understand]
When it comes to two of the big social earthquakes in the last fifty years - which are the gay movement and the women's movement - I think there is a direct line from Kinsey to those. Bill Condon
[ Big Comes Direct Earthquakes Fifty Gay Kinsey Last Line Movement Social Think Those Two Which Women Years]
But I would say if the Security Council is only relevant if it agrees with the United States, then we have come a long way in a direction that I do not like very much. Hans Blix
[ Agrees Come Council Direction Long Much Only Relevant Say Security States Then United Very Way Would]
Many writers upon the science of political economy have declared that it is the duty of a nation first to encourage the creation of wealth; and second, to direct and control its distribution. All such theories are delusive. Leland Stanford
[ Control Creation Declared Delusive Direct Distribution Duty Economy Encourage First Many Nation Political Science Second Such Theories Upon Wealth Writers]
My analysis was directed toward purely physical conditions, such as defective wiring, presence of lack of air spaces between metal flues and woodwork, etc., and the results were presented in these terms. Benjamin Whorf
[ Air Analysis Between Conditions Defective Directed Etc Lack Metal Physical Presence Presented Purely Results Spaces Such Terms These Toward Were Wiring Woodwork]
The thing about For Better or Worse is the only thing that made me an okay director for that is that I have a sense of humor, and it was supposed to be funny. Jason Alexander
[ Better Director Funny Humor Made Okay Only Sense Supposed Thing Worse]
And I taught acting for years, and without knowing it that was the real thing that started bending me toward directing. Sydney Pollack
[ Acting Bending Directing Knowing Real Started Taught Thing Toward Without Years]
But if one could go back in time, I'd love to have been directed by Howard Hawks, who's one of my great heroes. One of the greatest directors there ever was. He directed probably one of the greatest westerns of all time in Rio Bravo. Stephen Fry
[ Back Been Bravo Could Directed Directors Ever Go Great Greatest Hawks Heroes Howard Love Probably Rio Time Westerns]
The one thing about program television that's absolutely incompatible with any concept of art is that all decisions have to be made by program directors, whereas art is autonomous. It may be dependent, but it knows no superiors. Alexander Kluge
[ Absolutely Any Art Autonomous Concept Decisions Dependent Directors Incompatible Knows Made May Program Superiors Television Thing Whereas]
Carefully execute every instruction given to you by the director, producer, and studio. But that would be a life not worth living. Carter Burwell
[ Carefully Director Every Execute Given Instruction Life Living Producer Studio Worth Would]
I started making 8mm films when I was 13, so I've been directing for 21 years. Bryan Singer
[ Been Directing Films Making Started Years]
I remained a member of the section till 1947, becoming Director in 1946. James Meade
[ Becoming Director Member Remained Section Till]
This was totally influenced by me and the direction that I am writing about and the stuff that I am writing about. There is just no way that you can be as intense as what I have been through in my life over a drum beat machine, sample, or loop; it's just not going to happen. Vanilla Ice
[ Am Beat Been Direction Drum Going Happen Influenced Intense Just Life Loop Machine Over Sample Stuff Through Totally Way Writing]
Time management is a big part of the director's job. Debbie Allen
[ Big Director Job Management Part Time]
Our existing media system today is the direct result of government laws and subsidies that created it. Robert McChesney
[ Created Direct Existing Government Laws Media Our Result Subsidies System Today]
I believe there is a direct correlation between love and laughter. Yakov Smirnoff
[ Believe Between Correlation Direct Laughter Love]
Duty - that which sternly impels us in the direction of profit, along the line of desire. Ambrose Bierce
[ Along Desire Direction Duty Impels Line Profit Us Which]
Clint Eastwood is an extraordinary director because he knows the value of a buck. He knows where it will show on the screen. Angela Lansbury
[ Because Buck Clint Director Eastwood Extraordinary Knows Screen Show Value Where Will]
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]
The greatly increased consumption of alcoholic beverages is very largely a direct result of the increased purchasing power created by wartime expenditures. William Lyon Mackenzie King
[ Alcoholic Beverages Consumption Created Direct Expenditures Greatly Increased Largely Power Purchasing Result Very Wartime]
The director is the only person who knows what the film is about. Satyajit Ray
[ Director Film Knows Only Person]
Good directors say, Here's where the play is. They stand by the heart of the matter. Some of them stand beside it. Sam Waterston
[ Beside Directors Good Heart Here Matter Play Say Some Stand Them Where]
In my first film, Five Corners, I played a very scary, violent crazed character, and it exposed me to a lot of directors. John Turturro
[ Character Corners Crazed Directors Exposed Film First Five Lot Played Scary Very Violent]
Crime is naught but misdirected energy. Emma Goldman
[ Crime Energy Misdirected Naught]
In some cases, the casting directors have casted blindly and have not looked into my ethnic background. Mario Lopez
[ Background Blindly Cases Casting Directors Ethnic Into Looked Some]
Many scientists will have to contribute to the solution of the great problem; they will have to follow up and measure all those phenomena in which the atomic structure is directly expressed. Johannes Stark
[ Atomic Contribute Directly Expressed Follow Great Many Measure Phenomena Problem Scientists Solution Structure Those Up Which Will]
I would like to direct. What goes on behind stage is very interesting. Sarah Sutton
[ Behind Direct Goes Interesting Stage Very Would]
As a director, I've been able to combine with what I've learned as an actor and as a producer: it melds quite nicely into what I feel like I should have been doing all along. Griffin Dunne
[ Able Actor Along Been Combine Director Doing Feel Into Learned Nicely Producer Quite Should]
I think Lenat is headed in the right direction, but someone needs to include a knowledge base about learning. Marvin Minsky
[ Base Direction Headed Include Knowledge Learning Needs Right Someone Think]
Sometimes I take the watch, or I take the shoes, but usually the souvenir is to take the life you had with those directors, or the crew - the camera person, the lighting person. When you finish a film it's like a little death. You had a family for a bit, and you finish the movie and you probably will never see each other again. Jean Reno
[ Again Bit Camera Crew Death Directors Each Family Film Finish Had Life Lighting Little Movie Never Other Person Probably See Shoes Sometimes Take Those Usually Watch Will]
I really enjoy squeezing out a big lump of paint directly onto the canvas and leaving it; fresh, immediate and sometimes shocking. John Dyer
[ Big Canvas Directly Enjoy Fresh Immediate Leaving Lump Onto Out Paint Really Shocking Sometimes Squeezing]
Showtime has given new, young filmmakers - black, white, across the board - an opportunity to make films, as well as actors who want to cross over into directing. Morris Chestnut
[ Across Actors Black Board Cross Directing Filmmakers Films Given Into Make New Opportunity Over Showtime Want Well White Young]
Paramount is the need to secure human rights. The form of rule should be such that the citizen does not have to fear the State, but gives it direction and confidently participates in its administration. Recep Tayyip Erdogan
[ Administration Citizen Confidently Direction Does Fear Form Gives Human Need Paramount Participates Rights Rule Secure Should State Such]
I directed before I was even in television; I directed in the theatre for seven years, so that was my trade anyway. But in the UK, I've given up any hope of being considered a director. Mel Smith
[ Any Anyway Before Being Considered Directed Director Even Given Hope Seven Television Theatre Trade Uk Up Years]
The difference between a top-flight creative man and the hack is his ability to express powerful meanings indirectly. Vance Packard
[ Ability Between Creative Difference Express Hack His Indirectly Man Meanings Powerful]
Great art direction is NOT the same thing as great film direction! Gene Wilder
[ Art Direction Film Great Same Thing]
People wonder why first-time directors can make a brilliant picture, then suck on the second one. It's because they're a little terrified the first time. So they listen to all the experts around them. James Caan
[ Around Because Brilliant Directors Experts First First-Time Listen Little Make Picture Second Suck Terrified Them Then Time Why Wonder]
Although the Internet makes it seem as if you have a direct connection to the securities market, you don't. Lines may clog; systems may break; orders may back-up. Arthur Levitt
[ Although Break Clog Connection Direct Internet Lines Makes Market May Orders Securities Seem Systems]
Direct observation of the luminous essence of nature is for me indispensable. Robert Delaunay
[ Direct Essence Indispensable Luminous Nature Observation]
Every once in while, a person will do something obvious and direct that is no more than it appears to be. I think they do it to throw you off. Steven Brust
[ Appears Direct Every More Obvious Off Once Person Something Than Think Throw While Will]
I wouldn't characterize my work, however, as directly political. Suzanne Vega
[ Characterize Directly However Political Work]
On every movie I've done as a director, I look at the producers and having done it, I don't envy them, at all. Griffin Dunne
[ Director Done Envy Every Having Look Movie Producers Them]
It is necessary to develop a strategy that utilizes all the physical conditions and elements that are directly at hand. The best strategy relies upon an unlimited set of responses. Morihei Ueshiba
[ Best Conditions Develop Directly Elements Hand Necessary Physical Relies Responses Set Strategy Unlimited Upon Utilizes]
But a lot of that kind of work is done pre-flight, coordinating efforts with the flight directors and the ground teams, and figuring out how you're going to operate together. Leroy Chiao
[ Coordinating Directors Done Efforts Figuring Flight Going Ground How Kind Lot Operate Out Teams Together Work]
I would like to direct. Aaron Eckhart
[ Direct Would]
I did not direct my life. I didn't design it. I never made decisions. Things always came up and made them for me. That's what life is. B. F. Skinner
[ Always Came Decisions Design Did Direct Life Made Never Them Things Up]
It's... a hard thing for a director, to think you came up with a shot, something from your mind, and someone died while doing it. It's the worst thing you'll ever have to live with. It was very hard for me to get back on the horse again. Michael Bay
[ Again Back Came Died Director Doing Ever Get Hard Horse Live Mind Shot Someone Something Thing Think Up Very While Worst Your]
Other, far fewer, directors are more like the composer - conceptualizing the piece, scoring it, distributing its musical lines among a range of registers, chords, and instruments. Thomas Harrison
[ Among Chords Composer Directors Distributing Far Fewer Instruments Lines More Musical Other Piece Range Registers Scoring]
When I decided I wanted to be an actor, I said I wanted to work with quality actors and directors. Puff Daddy
[ Actor Actors Decided Directors Quality Said Wanted Work]
Like me, the great majority of Americans wish both to preserve the traditional definition of marriage and to oppose bias and intolerance directed towards gays and lesbians. Mitt Romney
[ Americans Bias Both Definition Directed Gays Great Intolerance Lesbians Majority Marriage Oppose Preserve Towards Traditional Wish]
There can be nothing exclusive about substantial art. It comes directly out of the heart of the experience of life and thinking about life and living life. Charles Ives
[ Art Comes Directly Exclusive Experience Heart Life Living Nothing Out Substantial Thinking]
The importance of information is directly proportional to its improbability. Jerry Pournelle
[ Directly Importance Improbability Information Proportional]
If it gets to the Supreme Court, I'll have the directors of every museum in the country as expert testimony that my work is legitimate art. Jock Sturges
[ Art Country Court Directors Every Expert Gets Legitimate Museum Supreme Testimony Work]
According to well-known electrodynamic laws, an electron moving in a magnetic field is acted upon by a force which runs perpendicular to the direction of motion of the electron and to the direction of the magnetic field, and whose magnitude is easily determined. Pieter Zeeman
[ According Acted Determined Direction Easily Electron Field Force Laws Magnetic Magnitude Motion Moving Perpendicular Runs Upon Well-Known Which Whose]
Manufacturing and commercial monopolies owe their origin not to a tendency imminent in a capitalist economy but to governmental interventionist policy directed against free trade and laissez faire. Ludwig von Mises
[ Against Capitalist Commercial Directed Economy Free Governmental Imminent Manufacturing Monopolies Origin Owe Policy Tendency Their Trade]
You're in the business - when you're a writer, producer, director - to get ratings. Norman Lear
[ Business Director Get Producer Ratings Writer]
When I was nine years old I use to copy ( not trace ) the covers of the Donald Duck comics. Many years later I became a close friend of Jack Hannah, the director of the Donald Duck film shorts. William Jackson
[ Became Close Comics Copy Covers Director Donald Duck Film Friend Hannah Jack Later Many Nine Old Shorts Trace Use Years]
Every mind which has given itself to self-expression in art is aware of a directing agency outside its conscious control which it has agreed to label 'inspiration'. Norman Lindsay
[ Agency Agreed Art Aware Conscious Control Directing Every Given Inspiration Itself Label Mind Outside Self-Expression Which]
One might as well try to ride two horses moving in different directions, as to try to maintain in equal force two opposing or contradictory sets of desires. Robert Collier
[ Contradictory Desires Different Directions Equal Force Horses Maintain Might Moving Opposing Ride Sets Try Two Well]
The National Intelligence Director needs the authority to do the job we are asking him to do. That means power over the intelligence budget. And to be effective, to be allowed to do his or her job, they must have authority over the budget. Leonard Boswell
[ Allowed Asking Authority Budget Director Effective Her Him His Intelligence Job Means Must National Needs Over Power]
Useless knowledge can be made directly contributory to a force of sound and disinterested public opinion. Albert J. Nock
[ Contributory Directly Disinterested Force Knowledge Made Opinion Public Sound Useless]
The older you get, the more you realize you're drifting toward a direction, and sometimes your significant other drifts into an opposite direction. You can't blame anybody for it. Dido Armstrong
[ Anybody Blame Direction Drifting Drifts Get Into More Older Opposite Other Realize Significant Sometimes Toward Your]
Now all oscillatory movements of such an electron can be conceived of as being split up into force, and two circular oscillations perpendicular to this direction rotating in opposite directions. Pieter Zeeman
[ Being Circular Conceived Direction Directions Electron Force Into Movements Now Opposite Oscillations Perpendicular Rotating Split Such Two Up]
In practical terms the South Pointing Chariot was a simple direction finder. It could have been made to point in any direction - north, south, east or west. Kit Williams
[ Any Been Chariot Could Direction East Made North Point Pointing Practical Simple South Terms West]
Just the type of music that was around at the same time as I was writing. Some of it was wicked, definitely. But there was just one direction which I thought could be pushed that no one was pushing. Tom Jenkinson
[ Around Could Definitely Direction Just Music Pushed Pushing Same Some Thought Time Type Which Wicked Writing]
All creatures are united to God alone in an immediate union. They depend essentially and directly upon Him. Being all alike equally impotent, they cannot be in reciprocal dependence upon one another. Nicolas Malebranche
[ Alike Alone Another Being Cannot Creatures Depend Dependence Directly Equally Essentially God Him Immediate Impotent Reciprocal Union United Upon]
One thing I know is that I don't want to be a director for hire, making genre films. Paul Mazursky
[ Director Films Genre Hire Know Making Thing Want]
Recent economic data shows that our economy is robust, growing and headed in the right direction. The numbers don't lie. Americans are currently enjoying falling gas prices, low unemployment, increased job creation, and a stock market that has reached an all-time high. J. D. Hayworth
[ All-Time Americans Creation Currently Data Direction Economic Economy Enjoying Falling Gas Growing Headed High Increased Job Lie Low Market Numbers Our Prices Reached Recent Right Robust Shows Stock Unemployment]
The first comedy screenplay that I wrote was Animal House and I always thought I could and should be a director but no one was about to give me that opportunity on Animal House. Harold Ramis
[ Always Animal Comedy Could Director First Give House Opportunity Screenplay Should Thought Wrote]
I've already felt that I want to direct. Being an executive producer is like the best job in the world because you make all these executive decisions and then you leave the money to other people. You don't have to be on set and counting beans. Robbie Coltrane
[ Already Beans Because Being Best Counting Decisions Direct Executive Felt Job Leave Make Money Other Producer Set Then These Want World]
I was so frustrated in Sabbath after the last few albums. I just didn't like the musical direction Sabbath was going in. Geezer Butler
[ After Albums Direction Few Frustrated Going Just Last Musical Sabbath]
I still make more money as I do as an actor than director, however I don't want to be a commercial director. Charles S. Dutton
[ Actor Commercial Director However Make Money More Still Than Want]
I worked for John Ford, Howard Hawks, Henry Hathaway, Raoul Walsh - I worked for some real good directors. Richard Farnsworth
[ Directors Ford Good Hawks Henry Howard John Real Some Walsh Worked]
The expression of beauty is in direct ratio to the power of conception the artist has acquired. Gustave Courbet
[ Acquired Artist Beauty Conception Direct Expression Power Ratio]
After World War I the resentment of the working class against all that it had to suffer was directed more against Morgan, Wall Street and private capital than the government. C. L. R. James
[ After Against Capital Class Directed Government Had More Morgan Private Resentment Street Suffer Than Wall War Working World]
All I mean is, I'm not the kind of audience comedy directors want at a test screening because I seldom laugh, and if I do, it's not very loud. That doesn't mean I don't like the movie. Todd Solondz
[ Audience Because Comedy Directors Kind Laugh Loud Mean Movie Screening Seldom Test Very Want]
The intensity of your desire governs the power with which the force is directed. John McDonald
[ Desire Directed Force Governs Intensity Power Which Your]
Straight-away the ideas flow in upon me, directly from God, and not only do I see distinct themes in my mind's eye, but they are clothed in the right forms, harmonies, and orchestration. Johannes Brahms
[ Clothed Directly Distinct Eye Flow Forms God Harmonies Ideas Mind Only Orchestration Right See Themes Upon]
If it's stage, the two most important artists are the actor and the playwright. If it's film, THE most important person is the director. The director says where the camera goes. Brad Dourif
[ Actor Artists Camera Director Film Goes Important Most Person Playwright Says Stage Two Where]
Money is always on its way somewhere. What you do with it while it is in your keeping and the direction you send it in say much about you. Your treatment of and respect for money, how you make it, and how you spend it, reflect your character. Gary Ryan Blair
[ Always Character Direction How Keeping Make Money Much Reflect Respect Say Send Somewhere Spend Treatment Way While Your]
Yeah, I mean the material, directors, the other cast, and if you think you can do something with the character then you do it and go from there. I am looking forward to doing some smaller movies. Orlando Bloom
[ Am Cast Character Directors Doing Forward Go Looking Material Mean Movies Other Smaller Some Something Then Think Yeah]
The human animal cannot be trusted for anything good except en masse. The combined thought and action of the whole people of any race, creed or nationality, will always point in the right direction. Harry S. Truman
[ Action Always Animal Any Anything Cannot Combined Creed Direction En Except Good Human Masse Nationality Point Race Right Thought Trusted Whole Will]
Well, I certainly was exposed to and learned to appreciate the work of great directors early on. As a kid, my mother used to take me to see really interesting arty films in Los Angeles. Jodie Foster
[ Angeles Appreciate Certainly Directors Early Exposed Films Great Interesting Kid Learned Los Mother Really See Take Used Well Work]
We are all wrong so often that it amazes me that we can have any conviction at all over the direction of things to come. But we must. Jim Cramer
[ Amazes Any Come Conviction Direction Must Often Over Things Wrong]
This directing thing just sort of fell my way and landed in my lap. Charles S. Dutton
[ Directing Fell Just Landed Lap Sort Thing Way]
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails. Dolly Parton
[ Adjust Cannot Direct Sails Wind]
I didn't so much choose the film as director Claire Denis chose me. Beatrice Dalle
[ Choose Chose Claire Director Film Much]
My sense is, I think it's okay for directors to do movies that speak to other work in their career. Ivan Reitman
[ Career Directors Movies Okay Other Sense Speak Their Think Work]
Obviously I'd love to work with any of these great directors because every time I've worked with them I've gained a tremendous amount as an actor. Each director has his own way of pushing you towards improving yourself. Zhang Ziyi
[ Actor Amount Any Because Director Directors Each Every Gained Great His Improving Love Obviously Own Pushing Them These Time Towards Tremendous Way Work Worked Yourself]
I think I've done more recording in the past 10 years than most people, but it's all been directed toward film composing and soundtracks. Just the same, it's been great. Stanley Clarke
[ Been Composing Directed Done Film Great Just More Most Past Recording Same Soundtracks Than Think Toward Years]
Our belief is that it is a basket of well-diversified companies that are playing the Internet, but are not direct Internet companies. John Zimmerman
[ Basket Belief Companies Direct Internet Our Playing]
America is the only nation in history which miraculously has gone directly from barbarism to degeneration without the usual interval of civilization. Georges Clemenceau
[ America Barbarism Civilization Degeneration Directly Gone History Interval Miraculously Nation Only Usual Which Without]
Some people are directors and I think they should stay behind the camera. Matthew Vaughn
[ Behind Camera Directors Should Some Stay Think]
That was me under the bath and the water being held down. The director wanted it to look as real as possible so he told Keanu, in front of me, don't go easy on her. So it was scary. Rachel Weisz
[ Bath Being Director Down Easy Front Go Held Her Look Possible Real Scary Told Under Wanted Water]
My only fantasy about writing was that in my old days, after directing many masterpieces, I would write my memoirs. Manuel Puig
[ After Days Directing Fantasy Many Masterpieces Memoirs Old Only Would Write Writing]
Nowadays they have 12 directors and 15 producers and 30 writers. And all the writers want their lines said a certain way-which isn't necessarily funny. I mean the lines aren't necessarily so funny to begin with. Tim Conway
[ Begin Certain Directors Funny Lines Mean Necessarily Nowadays Producers Said Their Want Writers]
Housework is work directly opposed to the possibility of human self-actualization. Ann Oakley
[ Directly Housework Human Opposed Possibility Self-Actualization Work]
I am for an art that takes into account the direct effect of the elements as they exist from day to day apart from representation. Robert Smithson
[ Account Am Apart Art Day Direct Effect Elements Exist Into Representation Takes]
One has the responsibility to oneself, to the writer, director and the people who put up the money, to put out the best of what one has experienced and understood about the human condition as it relates to the role one has been hired to portray. Tom Skerritt
[ Been Best Condition Director Experienced Hired Human Money Oneself Out Portray Put Relates Responsibility Role Understood Up Writer]
I think Star Trek has been very double-edged for all of us - as actors, writers, directors. Jonathan Frakes
[ Actors Been Directors Double-Edged Star Think Trek Us Very Writers]
I owe Bankhead a gift; she made a director out of me. Elia Kazan
[ Director Gift Made Out Owe She]
I think Van Sant is the most important American director we have. He takes the most risks. He's just pure to me. Michael Pitt
[ American Director Important Just Most Pure Risks Takes Think Van]
Being nominated is a great thrill, and we like to say that all four of us were nominated, which means that our director, Anthony Page was nominated four times. Bill Irwin
[ Anthony Being Director Four Great Means Nominated Our Page Say Thrill Times Us Were Which]
I love to be directed, and I can glean something from almost anyone. Swoosie Kurtz
[ Almost Anyone Directed Love Something]
I'd grab the camera and tell people what to do, and when I was 14, someone told me that it was called directing. Guillermo del Toro
[ Called Camera Directing Grab Someone Tell Told]
As the global expansion of Indian and Chinese restaurants suggests, xenophobia is directed against foreign people, not foreign cultural imports. Eric Hobsbawm
[ Against Chinese Cultural Directed Expansion Foreign Global Imports Indian Restaurants Suggests Xenophobia]
I think that more and more you're going to see people of good will on their side of the aisle say you know what, we got to get off the bus here, this is not headed in the right direction. David Axelrod
[ Aisle Bus Direction Get Going Good Got Headed Here Know More Off Right Say See Side Their Think Will]
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life. Plato
[ Determine Direction Education Future His Life Man Starts Which Will]
Happiness is a direction, not a place. Sydney J. Harris
[ Direction Happiness Place]
It is true that the poet does not directly address his neighbors; but he does address a great congress of persons who dwell at the back of his mind, a congress of all those who have taught him and whom he has admired; they constitute his ideal audience and his better self. Richard Wilbur
[ Address Admired Audience Back Better Congress Constitute Directly Does Dwell Great Him His Ideal Mind Neighbors Persons Poet Self Taught Those True Whom]
As for charity, it is a matter in which the immediate effect on the persons directly concerned, and the ultimate consequence to the general good, are apt to be at complete war with one another. John Stuart Mill
[ Another Apt Charity Complete Concerned Consequence Directly Effect General Good Immediate Matter Persons Ultimate War Which]
What is needed, rather than running away or controlling or suppressing or any other resistance, is understanding fear; that means, watch it, learn about it, come directly into contact with it. We are to learn about fear, not how to escape from it. Jiddu Krishnamurti
[ Any Away Come Contact Controlling Directly Escape Fear How Into Learn Means Needed Other Rather Resistance Running Suppressing Than Understanding Watch]
I have been a director who has starred, participated on both sides of the filmmaking process. Keenen Ivory Wayans
[ Been Both Director Filmmaking Participated Process Sides Starred]
I hope that there are no persons that would want to think ill of me in any direction or any behavior. Diahann Carroll
[ Any Behavior Direction Hope Ill Persons Think Want Would]
In feature films the director is God; in documentary films God is the director. Alfred Hitchcock
[ Director Documentary Feature Films God]
I would like to direct in the future, but I am in no hurry with that. Jonathan Brandis
[ Am Direct Future Hurry Would]
The more one listens to ordinary conversations the more apparent it becomes that the reasoning faculties of the brain take little part in the direction of the vocal organs. Edgar Rice Burroghs
[ Apparent Becomes Brain Conversations Direction Faculties Listens Little More Ordinary Organs Part Reasoning Take Vocal]
He was thinking alone, and seriously racking his brain to find a direction for this single force four times multiplied, with which he did not doubt, as with the lever for which Archimedes sought, they should succeed in moving the world, when some one tapped gently at his door. Alexandre Dumas
[ Alone Archimedes Brain Did Direction Door Doubt Find Force Four Gently His Lever Moving Multiplied Racking Seriously Should Single Some Sought Succeed Tapped Thinking Times Which World]
Democrats are fighting for a new direction that includes protecting Social Security as well as making healthcare affordable, bringing down the high cost of gasoline, and making higher education more accessible for all Americans. Jim Clyburn
[ Accessible Affordable Americans Bringing Cost Democrats Direction Down Education Fighting Gasoline Healthcare High Higher Includes Making More New Protecting Security Social Well]
He sort of gets comic moments. Not a lot of directors do. Kevin McDonald
[ Comic Directors Gets Lot Moments Sort]
I am neither a free-trade man, willing to collect all the money we have to raise by direct tax upon the people, nor am I willing to lay a tax simply for protection when the Government does not need the money. Joseph E. Brown
[ Am Collect Direct Does Free-Trade Government Lay Man Money Need Neither Nor Protection Raise Simply Tax Upon Willing]
In dealing with the China problem, the British and American side, which had particularly strong interests in China, should have based its judgments about the origins of the problem on direct observation of the actual circumstances at the time. Hideki Tojo
[ Actual American Based British China Circumstances Dealing Direct Had Interests Judgments Observation Origins Particularly Problem Should Side Strong Time Which]
It's very difficult to break into motion pictures, but it's oddly easier for directors today because of independent films and cable, who have inherited for the most part those films of substance that the studios are reluctant to finance. Mark Rydell
[ Because Break Cable Difficult Directors Easier Films Finance Independent Inherited Into Most Motion Oddly Part Pictures Reluctant Studios Substance Those Today Very]
The Director of the Laboratory, George Reynolds, was most supportive of my efforts to work independently. There followed for ten years a glorious time for research. James Cronin
[ Director Efforts Followed George Glorious Independently Laboratory Most Research Reynolds Supportive Ten Time Work Years]
I want to direct films, because I am a painter and a sculptor and I've done a lot of writing. Xander Berkeley
[ Am Because Direct Done Films Lot Painter Sculptor Want Writing]
It's hard to be happy when you are facing 120 to 140 degree temperatures and nothing seems to be moving in a direction that you think or they think or you've been told it's supposed to be moving in. Janis Karpinski
[ Been Degree Direction Facing Happy Hard Moving Nothing Seems Supposed Temperatures Think Told]
Writing is always personal in some way but not always in a direct way. Suzanne Vega
[ Always Direct Personal Some Way Writing]
A director must be a policeman, a midwife, a psychoanalyst, a sycophant and a bastard. Billy Wilder
[ Director Midwife Must Policeman Psychoanalyst]
It's often the case with directors that they don't like to share credit, which is the case of Stanley. He would prefer just A Film By Stanley Kubrick including music and everything. Terry Southern
[ Case Credit Directors Everything Film Including Just Kubrick Music Often Prefer Share Stanley Which Would]
I've done enough of this that I can tell early on if it's going in the wrong direction or not. Dennis Muren
[ Direction Done Early Enough Going Tell Wrong]
If written directions alone would suffice, libraries wouldn't need to have the rest of the universities attached. Judith Martin
[ Alone Attached Directions Libraries Need Rest Suffice Universities Would Written]
I'm not like one of those actors who's a frustrated director. Gary Sinise
[ Actors Director Frustrated Those]
Have you noticed how most directors are either bald or grey-haired? Mackenzie Astin
[ Bald Directors Either How Most Noticed]
The life of the creative man is lead, directed and controlled by boredom. Avoiding boredom is one of our most important purposes. Susan Sontag
[ Avoiding Boredom Controlled Creative Directed Important Lead Life Man Most Our Purposes]
I work on OpenBSD fulltime, as the project leader. I set some directions, increase communication between the developers, and try to be involved in nearly every aspect of the base system. Theo de Raadt
[ Aspect Base Between Communication Developers Directions Every Fulltime Increase Involved Leader Nearly Project Set Some System Try Work]
There are a few directors around who I have some excitement about spending my $7 at the theatre watching their movies. Sean Penn
[ Around Directors Excitement Few Movies Some Spending Theatre Their Watching]
A pain stabbed my heart as it did every time I saw a girl I loved who was going the opposite direction in this too-big world. Jack Kerouac
[ Did Direction Every Girl Going Heart Loved Opposite Pain Saw Stabbed Time World]
Directors have to push me. I have to be pushed up. Not all the time, but often. Catherine Deneuve
[ Directors Often Push Pushed Time Up]
A lot of directors are overbearing and tend to make you doubt your instincts. Omar Epps
[ Directors Doubt Instincts Lot Make Tend Your]
Since stepping down as laboratory director in 1999, I have devoted an increasing fraction of my time to international issues. I am involved with energy, environment, and sustainability issues, particularly as they involve new energy sources free of greenhouse gases. Burton Richter
[ Am Devoted Director Down Energy Environment Fraction Free Gases Greenhouse Increasing International Involve Involved Issues Laboratory New Particularly Since Sources Stepping Sustainability Time]
You're in a profession in which absolutely everybody is telling you their opinion, which is different. That's one of the reasons George Lucas never directed again. Francis Ford Coppola
[ Absolutely Again Different Directed Everybody George Lucas Never Opinion Profession Reasons Telling Their Which]
We have a powerful potential in out youth, and we must have the courage to change old ideas and practices so that we may direct their power toward good ends. Mary McLeod Bethune
[ Change Courage Direct Ends Good Ideas May Must Old Out Potential Power Powerful Practices Their Toward Youth]
I've been directing for 25 years almost, and I've only directed nine films in that time because I like to be careful. Harold Ramis
[ Almost Because Been Careful Directed Directing Films Nine Only Time Years]
You have to pretend to live in those clothes that they lived in, to live within the climate that they had then. You have to imagine with the help, obviously, of all the other technicians that are around - the writer, the director, the other actors. Derek Jacobi
[ Actors Around Climate Clothes Director Had Help Imagine Live Lived Obviously Other Pretend Technicians Then Those Within Writer]
And we ought to work our diplomacy first and I think it's a reason it's going to respond increasingly to our diplomacy particularly with the president's direct involvement in the peace process, and I think that's extraordinarily important. Frank Carlucci
[ Diplomacy Direct Extraordinarily First Going Important Increasingly Involvement Ought Our Particularly Peace President Process Reason Respond Think Work]
I am afraid that the ordinary citizen will not like to be told that the banks can and do create and destroy money. And they who control the credit of a nation direct the policy of governments, and hold in the hollow of their hands the destiny of the people. Richard McKenna
[ Afraid Am Banks Citizen Control Create Credit Destiny Destroy Direct Governments Hands Hold Hollow Money Nation Ordinary Policy Their Told Will]
But when 9/11 struck, I had a change of heart. I knew the story had to be told because what happened at 9/11 is a direct result of what the economic hit men are doing. John Perkins
[ Because Change Direct Doing Economic Had Happened Heart Hit Knew Men Result Story Struck Told]
I do think the story in Halloween 5 is a bit stupid, and there's a lot more blood. They're obviously going to take the Halloween series in a different direction. Donald Pleasence
[ Bit Blood Different Direction Going Halloween Lot More Obviously Series Story Stupid Take Think]
I'd never directed before and this movie's too important to me to put in the hands of some guy who has never directed. Even if it's me. Paul Reiser
[ Before Directed Even Guy Hands Important Movie Never Put Some Too]
The thing is David is also aware of everything and it's not like you're going somewhere the director is not. William Hurt
[ Also Aware David Director Everything Going Somewhere Thing]
I worked at a local television station and I got a chance to direct and do all those things - worked kiddie shows, Ranger House show with the hand puppets and things like that. Barry Levinson
[ Chance Direct Got Hand House Local Puppets Ranger Show Shows Station Television Things Those Worked]
I am pleased with the direction we are moving in. Jim Nussle
[ Am Direction Moving Pleased]
Maybe I'm too masculine. Casting directors cast in their own, or an idealized image. Maybe I don't look like anybody's ideal. Charles Bronson
[ Anybody Cast Casting Directors Ideal Idealized Image Look Masculine Maybe Own Their Too]
Human subtlety will never devise an invention more beautiful, more simple or more direct than does nature because in her inventions nothing is lacking, and nothing is superfluous. Leonardo da Vinci
[ Beautiful Because Devise Direct Does Her Human Invention Inventions Lacking More Nature Never Nothing Simple Subtlety Superfluous Than Will]
I'm becoming a frustrated director, I think, in an actor's body. David Wenham
[ Actor Becoming Body Director Frustrated Think]
Just being hired by a great director is complimentary. Tom Skerritt
[ Being Complimentary Director Great Hired Just]
Now if this electron is displaced from its equilibrium position, a force that is directly proportional to the displacement restores it like a pendulum to its position of rest. Pieter Zeeman
[ Directly Displaced Displacement Electron Equilibrium Force Now Pendulum Position Proportional Rest Restores]
A palindrome is a word or pattern that instead of developing in different directions it folds in on itself so that the beginning and end mirror each other, that they are the same. Todd Solondz
[ Beginning Developing Different Directions Each End Folds Instead Itself Mirror Other Pattern Same Word]
I had starred in more than 30 successful films, six in a row directed by Cecil B. De Mille. Gloria Swanson
[ Cecil De Directed Films Had More Row Six Starred Successful Than]
And from a poise at this station the plane may swoop down, at great disadvantage if close to the back of the wave, at various slopes and directions till it cuts into the air that is being raised by the face of the following wave, which again enables it to resume its velocity. Lawrence Hargrave
[ Again Air Back Being Close Cuts Directions Disadvantage Down Enables Face Following Great Into May Plane Poise Raised Resume Slopes Station Swoop Till Various Velocity Wave Which]
Being a movie star, and this applies to all of them, means being looked at from every possible direction. You are never left at peace, you're just fair game. Greta Garbo
[ Applies Being Direction Every Fair Game Just Left Looked Means Movie Never Peace Possible Star Them]
Dark Water was one of my favourite films to shoot because of Walter. I had seen the previous films he had directed, Central Station and Motorcycle Diaries, and I thought they were great. I really trusted him. Jennifer Connelly
[ Because Central Dark Diaries Directed Favourite Films Great Had Him Motorcycle Previous Really Seen Shoot Station Thought Trusted Walter Water Were]
The movies I like to make are very rich and full of passion. Some people see me as an action director, but action is not the only thing in my movies. I always like to show human nature - something deep inside the heart. John Woo
[ Action Always Deep Director Full Heart Human Inside Make Movies Nature Only Passion Rich See Show Some Something Thing Very]
Usually you talk about directors in terms of the way they choose camera lenses or a kind of light to create a certain effect. But to me the most valuable commodity for a movie to create is a feeling of life, and that's what A Hard Day's Night has in spades. Michael Patrick Jann
[ Camera Certain Choose Commodity Create Day Directors Effect Feeling Hard Kind Lenses Life Light Most Movie Night Talk Terms Usually Valuable Way]
I always admired Walt's optimism. He seemed to know the direction he was going to. When I was at the studio, I remember he kept driving all of us back down to a more fundamental level all the time. John Hench
[ Admired Always Back Direction Down Driving Fundamental Going Kept Know Level More Optimism Remember Seemed Studio Time Us Walt]
Obviously, if a director doesn't communicative a clear, relevant vision of the material, it will not succeed no matter how good the material. Tom Skerritt
[ Clear Communicative Director Good How Material Matter Obviously Relevant Succeed Vision Will]
No one is immune from the larger events of his or her time - the Depression, World War II, civil rights, Vietnam, the spring of 1989 in China. These events intrude upon our lives and radically affect our directions. Paul Tsongas
[ Affect China Civil Depression Directions Events Her His Ii Immune Intrude Larger Lives Our Radically Rights Spring These Time Upon Vietnam War World]
Love is not just looking at each other, it's looking in the same direction. Antoine de Saint-Exupery
[ Direction Each Just Looking Love Other Same]
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]
I never thought I was doing the same thing as directors like John Carpenter, George Romero, and sometimes even Hitchcock, even though I've been sometimes compared to those other guys. We're after different game. David Cronenberg
[ After Been Carpenter Compared Different Directors Doing Even Game George Guys Hitchcock John Never Other Same Sometimes Thing Those Though Thought]
The Bible is proved to be a revelation from God, by the reasonableness and holiness of its precepts; all its commands, exhortations, and promises having the most direct tendency to make men wise, holy, and happy in themselves, and useful to one another. Adam Clarke
[ Another Bible Commands Direct Exhortations God Happy Having Holiness Holy Make Men Most Precepts Promises Proved Reasonableness Revelation Tendency Themselves Useful Wise]
There are a lot of directors who are knowledgeable about images, and others who aren't. Conrad Hall
[ Directors Images Knowledgeable Lot Others]
If you cry 'forward', you must without fail make plain in what direction to go. Anton Chekhov
[ Cry Direction Fail Forward Go Make Must Plain Without]
I was induced to establish several orders of merit, from conviction that emulation, well directed, becomes a useful servant; and, that the latent genius of some youth is more easily brought into action this way, than by the more sordid gratification of self-interest. Joseph Lancaster
[ Action Becomes Brought Conviction Directed Easily Emulation Establish Genius Gratification Induced Into Latent Merit More Orders Self-Interest Servant Several Some Sordid Than Useful Way Well Youth]
Columbus did not seek a new route to the Indies in response to a majority directive. Milton Friedman
[ Columbus Did Directive Indies Majority New Response Route Seek]
As a producer, I probably am a little stronger than most, since I was a director originally. Roger Corman
[ Am Director Little Most Originally Probably Producer Since Stronger Than]
I believe that the way people live can be directed a little by architecture. Tadao Ando Architecture
[ Architecture Believe Directed Little Live Way]
The Space Shuttle will stop directly below the Space Station and Sergei and I will be looking out two different windows looking straight down at the Space Shuttle. John L. Phillips
[ Below Different Directly Down Looking Out Shuttle Space Station Stop Straight Two Will Windows]
Also, I plan to screw something up on every movie I do so that I can learn from my mistakes and become a better director with each project. Richard King
[ Also Become Better Director Each Every Learn Mistakes Movie Plan Project Screw Something Up]
Ordinary people seem not to realize that those who really apply themselves in the right way to philosophy are directly and of their own accord preparing themselves for dying and death. Socrates
[ Accord Apply Death Directly Dying Ordinary Own Philosophy Preparing Realize Really Right Seem Their Themselves Those Way]
I'm lucky enough that directors sometimes seek me out for little projects that people don't even know about, that just surface later on. Laura Dern
[ Directors Enough Even Just Know Later Little Lucky Out Projects Seek Sometimes Surface]
Life is an offensive, directed against the repetitious mechanism of the Universe. Alfred North Whitehead
[ Against Directed Life Mechanism Offensive Repetitious Universe]
A man should not strive to eliminate his complexes but to get into accord with them: they are legitimately what directs his conduct in the world. Sigmund Freud
[ Accord Complexes Conduct Directs Eliminate Get His Into Legitimately Man Should Strive Them World]
I think drug movies free the director to make intense films. Ray Liotta
[ Director Films Free Intense Make Movies Think]
Count Dracula had directed me to go to the Golden Krone Hotel, which I found, to my great delight, to be thoroughly old-fashioned, for of course I wanted to see all I could of the ways of the country. Bram Stoker
[ Could Count Country Course Delight Directed Dracula Found Go Golden Great Had Hotel Old-Fashioned See Thoroughly Wanted Ways Which]
Direct address has been a consistent tactic in my work, regardless of the medium that I'm working in. Barbara Kruger
[ Address Been Consistent Direct Medium Regardless Tactic Work Working]
Goals allow you to control the direction of change in your favor. Brian Tracy
[ Allow Change Control Direction Favor Goals Your]
My college degree was in theater. But the real reason, if I have any success in that milieu, so to speak, is because I spent a lot of years directing, I spent a lot of years behind the camera. Alton Brown
[ Any Because Behind Camera College Degree Directing Lot Milieu Real Reason Speak Spent Success Theater Years]
Music video directors, who conceive, write and direct these works, enjoy no creative rights, receive no ongoing financial benefit from the sale of our work, and many times are not even credited. Michael Apted
[ Benefit Conceive Creative Credited Direct Directors Enjoy Even Financial Many Music Ongoing Our Receive Rights Sale These Times Video Work Works Write]
Aggression only moves in one direction - it creates more aggression. Margaret J. Wheatley
[ Aggression Creates Direction More Moves Only]
The European Union, which is not directly responsible to voters, provides an irresistible opportunity for European elites to seize power in order to impose their own vision on a newly socially regimented Europe. Maggie Gallagher
[ Directly Elites Europe European Impose Irresistible Newly Opportunity Order Own Power Provides Responsible Seize Socially Their Union Vision Voters Which]
All of the significant art of today stems from Conceptual art. This includes the art of installation, political, feminist and socially directed art. Sol LeWitt
[ Art Conceptual Directed Feminist Includes Installation Political Significant Socially Stems Today]
All directors are storytellers, so the motivation was to tell the story I wanted to tell. That's what I love. Spike Lee
[ Directors Love Motivation Story Storytellers Tell Wanted]
Lord Chamberlain's readers or controllers, which were a handful of people working directly to him, were a very assorted group of people and some of them tried very hard to be as liberal as they could. Timothy West
[ Chamberlain Could Directly Group Handful Hard Him Liberal Lord Readers Some Them Tried Very Were Which Working]
In my experience of these things, parties which shout about dirty tricks and the like tend to do so because they fear a direct hit in some vulnerable part of their political anatomy. Peter Mandelson
[ Anatomy Because Direct Dirty Experience Fear Hit Part Parties Political Shout Some Tend Their These Things Tricks Vulnerable Which]
I think once we started directing separately - we each have different kinds of interests now, and the kinds of movies we want to do. I wouldn't hold your breath for that one. David Zucker
[ Breath Different Directing Each Hold Interests Kinds Movies Now Once Separately Started Think Want Your]
If I have one vanity wish, it would be to direct. It's the only thing I haven't done yet that I would like to. Theodore Bikel
[ Direct Done Haven Only Thing Vanity Wish Would Yet]
A director is a choreographer, both politically and creatively. William Shatner
[ Both Choreographer Creatively Director Politically]
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]
Directors who turn into big babies and shut out criticism stop learning. Richard King
[ Babies Big Criticism Directors Into Learning Out Shut Stop Turn]
I had no plans to be a director. Mike Figgis
[ Director Had Plans]
I never had any classes or went to theatre school like a lot of actors, so all of my training has been on stage with different directors. That was a pretty good school room. James Denton
[ Actors Any Been Classes Different Directors Good Had Lot Never Pretty Room School Stage Theatre Training Went]
My background was art school, documentary director and surfer with a keen interest in thrilling acts of life threatening stupidity. Yahoo Serious
[ Acts Art Background Director Documentary Interest Keen Life School Stupidity Threatening Thrilling]
Richard Marquand, on Jedi, was very much an actor's director. Peter Mayhew
[ Actor Director Jedi Much Richard Very]
You have to nail the right tone because sometimes when you just see his films cold, you're not quite sure. It's the same in - I'm trying to think of other directors with a similar sense - David Lynch's films, Tim's films, some of Cronenberg's stuff. Danny Elfman
[ Because Cold Cronenberg David Directors Films His Just Lynch Nail Other Quite Right Same See Sense Similar Some Sometimes Stuff Sure Think Tim Tone Trying]
Personally, I think that for example the chemical directive in its present form does too much damage to the chemical industry - especially the medium sized businesses - and will hurt our worldwide competitiveness. Angela Merkel
[ Businesses Chemical Competitiveness Damage Directive Does Especially Example Form Hurt Industry Medium Much Our Personally Present Sized Think Too Will Worldwide]
It is true that I am often startled and even angered and repulsed by the strange directions and provocative content of new forms that seem to pop up every few months. David Rockefeller
[ Am Angered Content Directions Even Every Few Forms Months New Often Pop Provocative Repulsed Seem Startled Strange True Up]
Too late, the ordinary German realized that the violence which before had been directed against 'other' people could now equally land on him. William Waller
[ Against Been Before Could Directed Equally German Had Him Land Late Now Ordinary Other Realized Too Violence Which]
This was the most important discovery I had ever made in my life. It was a discovery which has irrevocably changed my whole life's direction. It immediately elevated me to the status of one of the world's leading anthropologists. Donald Johanson
[ Anthropologists Changed Direction Discovery Elevated Ever Had Immediately Important Irrevocably Leading Life Made Most Status Which Whole World]
And I just want to work with good directors and good people. Charlie Hunnam
[ Directors Good Just Want Work]
The Arthritis Prevention, Control and Cure Act of 2005 is bipartisan legislation directing funding and promoting education and research toward the goal of preventing, treating and curing arthritis. Charles W. Pickering
[ Act Arthritis Bipartisan Control Cure Curing Directing Education Funding Goal Legislation Preventing Prevention Promoting Research Toward Treating]
I still can't quite believe it. Although there was something about the fact that it was a first-time writer, a first-time producer, and a first-time director all at the same time. Sam Mendes
[ Although Believe Director Fact First-Time Producer Quite Same Something Still Time Writer]
Through the wholesale destruction of the representatives of a class that from the beginning of history had been the directing and creative force in civilization, a process began which was almost mechanical. Ralph A. Cram
[ Almost Been Began Beginning Civilization Class Creative Destruction Directing Force Had History Mechanical Process Representatives Through Which Wholesale]
So while an incredible amount of progress has been made, on this fifth anniversary, I wanted to come here and tell the people of this city directly: My administration is going to stand with you - and fight alongside you - until the job is done. Until New Orleans is all the way back, all the way. Barack Obama
[ Administration Alongside Amount Anniversary Back Been City Come Directly Done Fifth Fight Going Here Incredible Job Made New Orleans Progress Stand Tell Until Wanted Way While]
War can really cause no economic boom, at least not directly, since an increase in wealth never does result from destruction of goods. Ludwig von Mises
[ Boom Cause Destruction Directly Does Economic Goods Increase Least Never Really Result Since War Wealth]
There are so few directors who are musical who appreciate music. Alex North
[ Appreciate Directors Few Music Musical]
Directors, producers can make you look good or make you look bad. Aaron Eckhart
[ Bad Directors Good Look Make Producers]
We have been trying to play a lot of different kinds of music, and probably the next album will go back more towards the direction where you couldn't classify each song as a certain kind of music. This album you can. Mike Gordon
[ Album Back Been Certain Classify Different Direction Each Go Kind Kinds Lot More Music Next Play Probably Song Towards Trying Where Will]
The director sent for me for Tarzan. I climbed the tree and walked out on a limb. The next day I was told I was an actor. Johnny Weissmuller
[ Actor Climbed Day Director Limb Next Out Sent Tarzan Told Tree Walked]
For life is tendency, and the essence of a tendency is to develop in the form of a sheaf, creating, by its very growth, divergent directions among which its impetus is divided. Henri Bergson
[ Among Creating Develop Directions Divergent Divided Essence Form Growth Impetus Life Tendency Very Which]
There are two kinds of directors: There's the kind where two plus two equals four, and you have to help them figure it out. And then there's the kind that throws you in a room, locks the door, sets the house on fire and films it. Michael Pitt
[ Directors Door Equals Figure Films Fire Four Help House Kind Kinds Locks Out Plus Room Sets Them Then Throws Two Where]
It's a very slow process - two steps forward, one step back - but I'm inching in the right direction. Rob Reiner
[ Back Direction Forward Process Right Slow Step Steps Two Very]
I always claim that the writer has done 90 percent of the director's work. Harold Ramis
[ Always Claim Director Done Percent Work Writer]
On the stage, you alone hold the key, and on the night you have to trust that the director has inspired you enough to take the material and run with it. Greta Scacchi
[ Alone Director Enough Hold Inspired Key Material Night Run Stage Take Trust]
But I try not to become preoccupied with that because with whatever direction I follow, with whatever advice I've followed or not followed, It's landed me in New York, in a very beautiful hotel, talking to people about something that I love. So I ain't that far off. Eriq La Salle
[ Advice Beautiful Because Become Direction Far Follow Followed Hotel Landed Love New Off Preoccupied Something Talking Try Very Whatever York]
The earth is the Lord's fullness thereof: this is no longer a hollow dictum of religion, but a directive for economic action toward human brotherhood. Lewis Mumford
[ Action Brotherhood Dictum Directive Earth Economic Fullness Hollow Human Longer Lord Religion Thereof Toward]
I was lucky to have my wife as the art director, and it turned out to be quite something - a great success. I'm very proud of it. Helmut Newton
[ Art Director Great Lucky Out Proud Quite Something Success Turned Very Wife]
I have never directed. But I think I could. I have thought about it. I'm a bit long in the tooth to start. Angela Lansbury
[ Bit Could Directed Long Never Start Think Thought Tooth]
Obviously with the onset of cable and satellite, there are more opportunities for programming and original programming, so it creates more opportunities for actors and producers and directors and everything. Anthony Michael Hall
[ Actors Cable Creates Directors Everything More Obviously Onset Opportunities Original Producers Programming Satellite]
And if the imam and the Muslim leadership in that community is so intent on building bridges, then they should voluntarily move the mosque away from ground zero and move it whether it's uptown or somewhere else, but move it away from that area, the same as the pope directed the Carmelite nuns to move a convent away from Auschwitz. Peter King
[ Area Auschwitz Away Bridges Building Community Convent Directed Else Ground Intent Leadership Move Muslim Nuns Pope Same Should Somewhere Then Uptown Voluntarily Whether Zero]
We love our fans, so there's nothing we wouldn't do for them, and we go directly to t hem. Vince McMahon
[ Directly Fans Go Hem Love Nothing Our Them]
The original Return of the Living Dead, I was attached to direct it, and I wrote the story. Production was delayed. In the meantime I went to London to do Lifeforce. Tobe Hooper
[ Attached Dead Delayed Direct Living London Meantime Original Production Return Story Went Wrote]
But, Tarantino has seen all of my movies. He's seen my good stuff, he's seen my bad stuff, he's seen the ones I directed, he's read my autobiography. There's an awful lot of things he knows about me, all of which I think had something to do with his casting. David Carradine
[ Autobiography Awful Bad Casting Directed Good Had His Knows Lot Movies Ones Read Seen Something Stuff Tarantino Things Think Which]
My security comes from my senses, my sensing the direction I should go and suddenly I felt out of tune, out of step with what other people wanted or what other people expected of me. Kim Novak
[ Comes Direction Expected Felt Go Other Out Security Senses Should Step Suddenly Tune Wanted]
Initially we both did a bit of everything towards making each game but as we began to hire people and the business grew we naturally went in different directions, and away from the coalface of development. Andrew Oliver
[ Away Began Bit Both Business Development Did Different Directions Each Everything Game Grew Hire Initially Making Naturally Towards Went]
I hope we never get to the point that we put ourselves in Jesus' place. But when I read the New Testament basically, we get three mandates: to love God, to love each other, and to take care of the least among us. And I think this is at least a step in the right direction. Bob Riley
[ Among Basically Care Direction Each Get God Hope Jesus Least Love Mandates Never New Other Ourselves Place Point Put Read Right Step Take Testament Think Three Us]
I think that what is important is that the music be honest and direct and that it is relevant to today. I think music needs to be of its time and speak to that time. Dave Holland
[ Direct Honest Important Music Needs Relevant Speak Think Time Today]
There is a healthy fraternal rivalry, but nothing serious and we both have been looking for a project to do together. I guess he may direct me in a project some day. Mackenzie Astin
[ Been Both Day Direct Fraternal Guess Healthy Looking May Nothing Project Rivalry Serious Some Together]
The dreams which reveal the supernatural are promises and messages that God sends us directly: they are nothing but His angels, His ministering spirits , who usually appear to us when we are in a great predicament. Paracelsus
[ Angels Appear Directly Dreams God Great His Messages Nothing Predicament Promises Reveal Sends Spirits Supernatural Us Usually Which]
My most important task must be an attempt to bring the monster under democratic direction and control. Elliot Richardson
[ Attempt Bring Control Democratic Direction Important Monster Most Must Task Under]
Painting directly from nature is difficult as things do not remain the same; the camera helps to retain the picture in your mind. Theodore Robinson
[ Camera Difficult Directly Helps Mind Nature Painting Picture Remain Retain Same Things Your]
The holy spirit means the invisible power of Jehovah, holy because he is holy. This power of Jehovah operated upon the minds of honest men who loved and who were devoted to righteousness, directing them in the writing of the Bible. Joseph Franklin Rutherford
[ Because Bible Devoted Directing Holy Honest Invisible Jehovah Loved Means Men Minds Operated Power Righteousness Spirit Them Upon Were Writing]
Good is the director who lets you do what you have to do. Marc Ribot
[ Director Good Lets]
The key is growth margins went in the right direction, unit volume increased quarter on quarter, and expenses came down. We threw off over $300 million in cash. All of those were in the right direction. So I think we're on our way. Gil Amelio
[ Came Cash Direction Down Expenses Growth Increased Key Margins Million Off Our Over Quarter Right Think Those Threw Unit Volume Way Went Were]
America is looking for answers. She's looking for a new direction; the world is looking for a light. That light can come from America's great North Star; it can come from Alaska. Sarah Palin
[ Alaska America Answers Come Direction Great Light Looking New North She Star World]
The time was not yet ripe for the growth of mathematical science among us, and any development that might have taken place in that direction was rudely stopped by the civil war. Simon Newcomb
[ Among Any Civil Development Direction Growth Mathematical Might Place Ripe Rudely Science Stopped Taken Time Us War Yet]
This has resulted in more and more people becoming inner-directed and having as their only goal, getting as much as they can get out of the system and putting as little into it as possible. Robert Teeter
[ Becoming Get Getting Goal Having Into Little More Much Only Out Possible Putting Resulted System Their]
Whether something is old-fashioned or not doesn't resolve the question of whether it's true or not. I can see the temptation of simply thinking, 'Well, there's a cultural mainstream which flows neatly in one direction. You just align with it'. And that really won't do. Rowan Williams
[ Align Cultural Direction Flows Just Mainstream Neatly Old-Fashioned Question Really Resolve See Simply Something Temptation Thinking True Well Whether Which Won]
The direction and constancy of the will is what really matters, and intellect and feeling are only important insofar as they contribute to that. Evelyn Underhill
[ Constancy Contribute Direction Feeling Important Insofar Intellect Matters Only Really Will]
The cultural contrast I saw between religions... Catholics have a lot of mediators, going through saints and Mary or whatever. Protestants in general say things to God directly. Robert Duvall
[ Between Catholics Contrast Cultural Directly General God Going Lot Mary Protestants Religions Saints Saw Say Things Through Whatever]
The belief may be too often mistaken, but the illusion of coming into direct contact with the past is intoxicating and persuasive, and can result in an interpretation that carries conviction. Sometimes confidence is all that's needed. Charles Rosen
[ Belief Carries Coming Confidence Contact Conviction Direct Illusion Interpretation Into Intoxicating May Mistaken Needed Often Past Persuasive Result Sometimes Too]
New-Year's Day arriving, and the ministers, to whom I wrote, remaining silent, I consider their silence as evidence, that they cannot prove what I said not to be from the Lord, and have therefore published as I was directed. Joanna Southcott
[ Arriving Cannot Consider Day Directed Evidence Lord Ministers Prove Published Remaining Said Silence Silent Their Therefore Whom Wrote]
Directing her was like directing Lassie. You need 14 takes to get each one of them right. Otto Preminger
[ Directing Each Get Her Lassie Need Right Takes Them]
I have yet to find a man worth his salt in any direction who did not think of himself first and foremost. George Jean Nathan
[ Any Did Direction Find First Foremost Himself His Man Salt Think Worth Yet]
That was par for the course but I also found that commissions were being canceled and in fact I considered this directly libelous - I write biographies for a living as well as being a journalist - for a non fiction book to be called fiction from beginning to end. Anthony Holden
[ Also Beginning Being Biographies Book Called Canceled Commissions Considered Course Directly End Fact Fiction Found Journalist Living Non Par Well Were Write]
But picketing - picketing for or against something, and handing out literature - these are conspicuously formal actions. They have to be understood as indirect communication. Tony Conrad
[ Actions Against Communication Conspicuously Formal Handing Indirect Literature Out Picketing Something These Understood]
I would love to direct some day. It's a good job for a control freak. Joshua Leonard
[ Control Day Direct Freak Good Job Love Some Would]
Prada is extremely directed in terms of communicating what they like and what they don't like. That is actually extremely pleasant because it clarifies very easily what you can do and what you need to do. Rem Koolhaas
[ Actually Because Clarifies Communicating Directed Easily Extremely Need Pleasant Terms Very]
Although I insist that God has always had the power to intervene directly in nature to create new forms, I am willing to be per-suaded that He chose not to do so and instead employed secondary natural causes like random mutation and natural selection. Phillip E. Johnson
[ Although Always Am Causes Chose Create Directly Employed Forms God Had Insist Instead Intervene Mutation Natural Nature New Power Random Secondary Selection Willing]
If those who are the enemies of innocent amusements had the direction of the world, they would take away the spring, and youth, the former from the year, the latter from human life. Honore de Balzac
[ Amusements Away Direction Enemies Former Had Human Innocent Latter Life Spring Take Those World Would Year Youth]
I know what Germans are. They are a funny people. They are always choosing someone to lead them in a direction which they do not want to go. Gertrude Stein
[ Always Choosing Direction Funny Germans Go Know Lead Someone Them Want Which]
Stupidity, outrage, vanity, cruelty, iniquity, bad faith, falsehood - we fail to see the whole array when it is facing in the same direction as we. Jean Rostand
[ Array Bad Cruelty Direction Facing Fail Faith Falsehood Iniquity Outrage Same See Stupidity Vanity Whole]
The only thing of weight that can be said against modern honor is that it is directly opposite to religion. The one bids you bear injuries with patience, the other tells you if you don't resent them, you are not fit to live. Bernard de Mandeville
[ Against Bear Bids Directly Fit Honor Injuries Live Modern Only Opposite Other Patience Religion Resent Said Tells Them Thing Weight]
Until the June 1967 war I was completely caught up in the life of a young professor of English. Beginning in 1968, I started to think, write, and travel as someone who felt himself to be directly involved in the renaissance of Palestinian life and politics. Edward Said
[ Beginning Caught Completely Directly English Felt Himself Involved June Life Palestinian Politics Professor Renaissance Someone Started Think Travel Until Up War Write Young]
The more decisions you make, the better, statistically, your odds of success are. And what I also learned was, it doesn't matter: anything can be fixed. When you're directing, you can agonize, but you can't indulge. Stuff has to happen. Tony Goldwyn
[ Agonize Also Anything Better Decisions Directing Fixed Happen Indulge Learned Make Matter More Odds Statistically Stuff Success Your]
Be extremely subtle, even to the point of formlessness. Be extremely mysterious, even to the point of soundlessness. Thereby you can be the director of the opponent's fate. Sun Tzu
[ Director Even Extremely Fate Mysterious Opponent Point Subtle Thereby]
I paint to evoke a changing language of symbols, a language with which to remark upon the qualities of our mysterious capacities which direct us toward ultimate reality. Morris Graves
[ Capacities Changing Direct Evoke Language Mysterious Our Paint Qualities Reality Remark Symbols Toward Ultimate Upon Us Which]
I seemed to belong to three countries: I had an apartment in Paris, a house in Hollywood, and when I married British theater director Peter Hall, I moved to London. Leslie Caron
[ Apartment Belong British Countries Director Had Hall Hollywood House London Married Moved Paris Peter Seemed Theater Three]
Your own barometer is all you have to go by, and often what makes a good director is knowing when not to say something. On occasions you can find yourself on a film set where the person who is wearing the director's hat is only trying to justify his position. Gary Oldman
[ Barometer Director Film Find Go Good Hat His Justify Knowing Makes Occasions Often Only Own Person Position Say Set Something Trying Wearing Where Your Yourself]
Greater personal choice, individually tailored services, stronger local accountability, greater efficiency - these are all central to the new direction of travel we have set for our public services. John Hutton
[ Accountability Central Choice Direction Efficiency Greater Individually Local New Our Personal Public Services Set Stronger Tailored These Travel]
Girls marry for love. Boys marry because of a chronic irritation that causes them to gravitate in the direction of objects with certain curvilinear properties. Ashley Montague
[ Because Boys Causes Certain Chronic Direction Girls Gravitate Irritation Love Marry Objects Properties Them]
One of the most interesting aspects of the film project was collaborating with so many people - directors, filmmakers, and writers - over a five-year period. I learned that there are two components to this. Yo-Yo Ma
[ Aspects Collaborating Components Directors Film Filmmakers Five-Year Interesting Learned Many Most Over Period Project Two Writers]
All the measures of the Government are directed to the purpose of making the rich richer and the poor poorer. William Henry Harrison
[ Directed Government Making Measures Poor Poorer Purpose Rich Richer]
I certainly was an actor and then I drifted more towards writing and directing. Thomas Haden Church
[ Actor Certainly Directing Drifted More Then Towards Writing]
It all has to do with the director, the captain of the ship. He sets the pace, the mood. If the director is quiet, the set is quiet. If the director is loud, then everybody has to be louder to be heard. Eva Marie Saint
[ Captain Director Everybody Heard Loud Louder Mood Pace Quiet Set Sets Ship Then]
The value of government to the people it serves is in direct relationship to the interest citizens themselves display in the affairs of state. William Scranton
[ Affairs Citizens Direct Display Government Interest Relationship Serves State Themselves Value]
Nobody taught Picasso how to paint - he learned for himself. And nobody can teach you to be a producer. You can learn the mechanics, but you can't learn what's right about a script or a director or an actor. That comes from instinct and intuition. It comes from inside you. Dino De Laurentiis
[ Actor Comes Director Himself How Inside Instinct Intuition Learn Learned Mechanics Nobody Paint Picasso Producer Right Script Taught Teach]
Other writers, producers, and directors of low-budget films would often put down the film they were making, saying it was just something to make money with. I never felt that. If I took the assignment, I'd give it my best shot. Roger Corman
[ Assignment Best Directors Down Felt Film Films Give Just Low-Budget Make Making Money Never Often Other Producers Put Saying Shot Something Took Were Would Writers]
I get crushes on directors because they are so brilliant. Dorothy Malone
[ Because Brilliant Crushes Directors Get]
And when they do spin out of control there are important ramifications that affect America, not just its direct national interest but its broader interests as a nation which has thought of itself as a beacon to other nations, of freedom, liberty, democracy, whatever. John Pomfret
[ Affect America Beacon Broader Control Democracy Direct Freedom Important Interest Interests Itself Just Liberty Nation National Nations Other Out Ramifications Spin Thought Whatever Which]
Natural abilities are like natural plants, that need pruning by study; and studies themselves do give forth directions too much at large, except they be bounded in by experience. Francis Bacon
[ Abilities Bounded Directions Except Experience Forth Give Large Much Natural Need Plants Pruning Studies Study Themselves Too]
Some people say it's scarier to direct the people you work with; not me, I'm a team guy. Mark Harmon
[ Direct Guy Say Scarier Some Team Work]
Whether it be the heart to conceive, the understanding to direct, or the hand to execute. Junius
[ Conceive Direct Execute Hand Heart Understanding Whether]
On the one hand, young theatre directors were coming to television theatre, because they wanted to get closer to the cinema, despite having studied and worked for the theatre. Andrzej Wajda
[ Because Cinema Closer Coming Despite Directors Get Hand Having Studied Television Theatre Wanted Were Worked Young]
Directing is: you're overwhelmed the whole time. Your mind never stops. If you care about it. You wake up in the morning and you begin thinking about it and then you go to sleep at night and you're still thinking about it. Campbell Scott
[ Begin Care Directing Go Mind Morning Never Night Overwhelmed Sleep Still Stops Then Thinking Time Up Wake Whole Your]
I think you've got to talk to the director, see the director's films and recognise that it's important that the work fits right in and see if as part of the movie. Dennis Muren
[ Director Films Fits Got Important Movie Part Recognise Right See Talk Think Work]
I know it's good when I see a smaller film get recognized because it means more publicity for them. When you start producing and directing the movies become a little more like your children. Campbell Scott
[ Because Become Children Directing Film Get Good Know Little Means More Movies Producing Publicity Recognized See Smaller Start Them Your]
Anyway, in my writing I've always been interested in finding places to stand, and I've found it very useful to have a direct experience of what I'm writing about. Michael Pollan
[ Always Anyway Been Direct Experience Finding Found Interested Places Stand Useful Very Writing]
A director just pushes them a little this way or that way. Debbie Allen
[ Director Just Little Pushes Them Way]
I'm inspired by the poets, so I'm always going to give in that direction, rather than in any other. It's the making of me... and also the downfall of me. Roy Harper
[ Also Always Any Direction Downfall Give Going Inspired Making Other Poets Rather Than]
He flung himself from the room, flung himself upon his horse and rode madly off in all directions. Stephen Leacock
[ Directions Flung Himself His Horse Madly Off Rode Room Upon]
The first stage had been all over before the doctors even knew they were dealing with a new sickness; it was the direct reaction to the bombardment of the body, at the moment when the bomb went off, by neutrons, beta particles, and gamma rays. John Hersey
[ Been Before Beta Body Bomb Dealing Direct Doctors Even First Gamma Had Knew Moment Neutrons New Off Over Particles Rays Reaction Sickness Stage Went Were]
When oil and gas prices went up dramatically and filled up the state treasury, I sent a large share of that revenue back where it belonged - directly to the people of Alaska. Sarah Palin
[ Alaska Back Belonged Directly Dramatically Filled Gas Large Oil Prices Revenue Sent Share State Treasury Up Went Where]
When we made that album with Gary Moore, I was still kind of searching for the right direction for myself. Although the music is quite good the direction was like a box of fireworks that caught light all at the same time. Greg Lake
[ Album Although Box Caught Direction Fireworks Gary Good Kind Light Made Moore Music Myself Quite Right Same Searching Still Time]
One guy records the voices, another guy times the storyboard, another guy times the sheets, one guy is the story editor. All these jobs should be covered by the director. John Kricfalusi
[ Another Covered Director Editor Guy Jobs Records Sheets Should Story Storyboard These Times Voices]
If you direct your attention to the position of a bird with regard to the wave surface, it will speedily be noticed to be nearly always on the rising side or face of the wave and moving apparently at right angles to the wave's course, but really diagonal to it. Lawrence Hargrave
[ Always Angles Apparently Attention Bird Course Direct Face Moving Nearly Noticed Position Really Regard Right Rising Side Speedily Surface Wave Will Your]
When we direct our thoughts properly, we can control our emotions. W. Clement Stone
[ Control Direct Emotions Our Properly Thoughts]
I produced and directed a movie a couple years ago that won some awards that Samuel Goldwyn released called 'The Last Good Time'. I wrote, produced and directed it, but I wasn't in it. Bob Balaban
[ Ago Awards Called Couple Directed Good Last Movie Produced Released Samuel Some Time Won Wrote Years]
I write and direct the Duke University Children's Hospital Benefit every year. David Friedman
[ Benefit Children Direct Duke Every Hospital University Write Year]
In choosing any role, I ask the same questions: what kind of part is it? is the role challenging? does the director have a vision? is the story moving? etc. Lukas Haas
[ Any Ask Challenging Choosing Director Does Etc Kind Moving Part Questions Role Same Story Vision]
I watched a couple of really bad directors work, and I saw how they completely botched it up and missed the visual opportunities of the scene when we had put things in front of them as opportunities. Set pieces, props and so on. James Cameron
[ Bad Completely Couple Directors Front Had How Missed Opportunities Pieces Props Put Really Saw Scene Set Them Things Up Visual Watched Work]
While there are no easy solutions to this problem, the Deficit Reduction Act gets us started in the right direction by beginning with the most obvious, commonsense reforms to save taxpayer dollars. Jim Ryun
[ Act Beginning Commonsense Deficit Direction Dollars Easy Gets Most Obvious Problem Reduction Reforms Right Save Solutions Started Taxpayer Us While]
Whatever talent I had, I'm sure it helped that my parents were in the business and that I grew up around actors, comedians and directors. Ben Stiller
[ Actors Around Business Comedians Directors Grew Had Helped Parents Sure Talent Up Were Whatever]
My Mom is a ballet director, so I had this idea in me that classical training is the best foundation for anything you do, so I wanted to get a classical background and voice. Shuler Hensley
[ Anything Background Ballet Best Classical Director Foundation Get Had Idea Mom Training Voice Wanted]
And Seaman, just like a falling oak, manages to change direction. John Motson
[ Change Direction Falling Just Manages Oak Seaman]
He wasn't directing it, of course, so I didn't work with Hitchcock. Sally Kellerman
[ Course Directing Hitchcock Work]
Some directors cast you because they trust you to do the performance - but then they forget to direct you. Samantha Morton
[ Because Cast Direct Directors Forget Performance Some Then Trust]
The increased presence of Muslims in Italy and in Europe is directly proportional to our loss of freedom. Oriana Fallaci
[ Directly Europe Freedom Increased Italy Loss Muslims Our Presence Proportional]
Most artists have contracts directly with the record company, and when they do music, all of their music is owned by the record company. But I did mine through a production company. Roy Ayers
[ Artists Company Contracts Did Directly Mine Most Music Owned Production Record Their Through]
How can you have a director that doesn't go to work with the crew every day and talk to them? Don Bluth
[ Crew Day Director Every Go How Talk Them Work]
I have to say that I have no regrets about my decision to become a priest or about the major directions my ministry has taken me... I have been and am happy as a priest, and I have never been lonely... I could have used a bit more solitude. Andrew Greeley
[ Am Become Been Bit Could Decision Directions Happy Lonely Major Ministry More Never Priest Regrets Say Solitude Taken Used]
I wouldn't want to direct. I see how much work it is. Devon Sawa
[ Direct How Much See Want Work]
I do not espouse the unitarian position. President Clinton's assertion of directive authority over administration, more than President Reagan's assertion of a general supervisory authority, raises serious constitutional questions. Elena Kagan
[ Administration Assertion Authority Clinton Constitutional Directive General More Over Position President Questions Raises Reagan Serious Than Unitarian]
When I was to come to Washington the first time as Music Director of the Boston Symphony, Mrs. Johnson phoned us to find out if they could give us a party and who we would like to meet. Erich Leinsdorf
[ Boston Come Could Director Find First Give Johnson Meet Mrs Music Out Party Phoned Symphony Time Us Washington Would]
Action to be effective must be directed to clearly conceived ends. Jawaharlal Nehru
[ Action Clearly Conceived Directed Effective Ends Must]
It is the direction and not the magnitude which is to be taken into consideration. Thomas Paine
[ Consideration Direction Into Magnitude Taken Which]
We go in there and we work on altering those ideas and in many cases go in different directions. Les Paul
[ Altering Cases Different Directions Go Ideas Many Those Work]
We do not learn by inference and deduction and the application of mathematics to philosophy, but by direct intercourse and sympathy. Richard M. Nixon
[ Application Deduction Direct Inference Intercourse Learn Mathematics Philosophy Sympathy]
I had some things I had to fix. It took me 14 years to do it. But it was never really fun back in the day to work with directors who were a lot older and were like authoritarian and talking to you like that. Mickey Rourke
[ Authoritarian Back Day Directors Fix Fun Had Lot Never Older Really Some Talking Things Took Were Work Years]
George Tenet has been the director of central intelligence since 1997, time enough to have changed the Agency's culture. He has failed. He should go. Richard Perle
[ Agency Been Central Changed Culture Director Enough Failed George Go Intelligence Should Since Tenet Time]
It's fun to do something funny and have the director laughing. It makes you feel good. Jon Lovitz
[ Director Feel Fun Funny Good Laughing Makes Something]
Imagination is always the fabric of social life and the dynamic of history. The influence of real needs and compulsions, of real interests and materials, is indirect because the crowd is never conscious of it. Simone Weil
[ Always Because Compulsions Conscious Crowd Dynamic Fabric History Imagination Indirect Influence Interests Life Materials Needs Never Real Social]
I choose movies, I never choose roles. I look at the script. I look at the director. I look at the other actors - and then the role. Elle Macpherson
[ Actors Choose Director Look Movies Never Other Role Roles Script Then]
There is simply no plausible construction of the known evidence that leaves out Novak either providing a proffer through his lawyer of what he would say if he testified or having testified directly. Michael Isikoff
[ Construction Directly Either Evidence Having His Known Lawyer Leaves Novak Out Plausible Providing Say Simply Testified Through Would]
I find directing more satisfying. Michael Shanks
[ Directing Find More Satisfying]
The general knowledge of time on the island depends, curiously enough, on the direction of the wind. John Millington Synge
[ Curiously Depends Direction Enough General Island Knowledge Time Wind]
And, consequently, the art of propaganda or public information becomes one of the most powerful forms of directive statesmanship. John Grierson
[ Art Becomes Consequently Directive Forms Information Most Powerful Propaganda Public Statesmanship]
The House is rooted in the principle of direct elections and is unique among all branches and bodies of the federal government as without exception, the people's voice. Charles W. Pickering
[ Among Bodies Branches Direct Elections Exception Federal Government House Principle Rooted Unique Voice Without]
Most reporters who come to me get their stories directly from press releases. Very few do what one would consider to be their professional duty. Joey Skaggs
[ Come Consider Directly Duty Few Get Most Press Professional Releases Reporters Stories Their Very Would]
For the first two weeks of filming, I remember bristling at some of the occurrences on the set, none of which directly involved me. Then I surrendered to the environment, to Michael's method, and became much happier, even though no one knew what to expect. Madeleine Stowe
[ Became Directly Environment Even Expect Filming First Happier Involved Knew Method Michael Much None Occurrences Remember Set Some Surrendered Then Though Two Weeks Which]
Since signing with Universal, I have been working closely with Gary Ross, the director, producer and screenwriter. We have spent many hours on the phone, and I've been sending him information and items that have been useful to the writing process. Laura Hillenbrand
[ Been Closely Director Gary Him Hours Information Items Many Phone Process Producer Ross Screenwriter Sending Signing Since Spent Universal Useful Working Writing]
People, like sheep, tend to follow a leader - occasionally in the right direction. Alexander Chase
[ Direction Follow Leader Occasionally Right Sheep Tend]
Our humanity rests upon a series of learned behaviors, woven together into patterns that are infinitely fragile and never directly inherited. Margaret Mead
[ Behaviors Directly Fragile Humanity Infinitely Inherited Into Learned Never Our Patterns Rests Series Together Upon Woven]
As I was working I noticed that the way I designed the differential gearing actually created a spare drive that sat directly below the emperor's feet, or where they would be if he were to sit in the chariot. Kit Williams
[ Actually Below Chariot Created Designed Differential Directly Drive Emperor Feet Gearing Noticed Sat Sit Spare Way Were Where Working Would]
The direct investment of Japanese businesses to East Asian economies accelerates the reallocation of their production bases. Consequently, between Japan and the other East Asian countries, both exports and imports are growing substantially. Toshihiko Fukui
[ Asian Bases Between Both Businesses Consequently Countries Direct East Economies Exports Growing Imports Investment Japan Japanese Other Production Substantially Their]
And of course to work with Jack Nicholson and Diane Keaton, and work with a wonderful, beautiful script directed by Nancy Meyers, it was really for me a dream come true. Keanu Reeves
[ Beautiful Come Course Diane Directed Dream Jack Keaton Nancy Nicholson Really Script True Wonderful Work]
I got nominated for my second film as best young director in the Aikido Film Festival in Japan. Donnie Yen
[ Best Director Festival Film Got Japan Nominated Second Young]
I came across awful characters when I got some kind of status and came to Hollywood. Then you have directors trying to sleep with you, assuming that you will do things because of the way you dress. Stacey Dash
[ Across Assuming Awful Because Came Characters Directors Dress Got Hollywood Kind Sleep Some Status Then Things Trying Way Will]
It's not good to be in a situation where people don't want to direct you or don't want to question something. Glenn Close
[ Direct Good Question Situation Something Want Where]
But on this show, it's a good question because in the 35 shows that we've done now, I've really made a consistent effort to really shadow the directors because in many ways they have to be more prepared than feature directors. Anthony Michael Hall
[ Because Consistent Directors Done Effort Feature Good Made Many More Now Prepared Question Really Shadow Show Shows Than Ways]
There's no doubt in the world that directing makes you a better actor. Me, anyway. There's no doubt in the world that it makes me a more collaborative actor. Campbell Scott
[ Actor Anyway Better Collaborative Directing Doubt Makes More World]
The four walls of paper are like a prison because every idea wants to spring out in all directions - everything is connected with everything else, sometimes more than others. Ted Nelson
[ Because Connected Directions Else Every Everything Four Idea More Others Out Paper Prison Sometimes Spring Than Walls Wants]
The artist is the confidant of nature, flowers carry on dialogues with him through the graceful bending of their stems and the harmoniously tinted nuances of their blossoms. Every flower has a cordial word which nature directs towards him. Auguste Rodin
[ Artist Bending Blossoms Carry Confidant Cordial Dialogues Directs Every Flower Flowers Graceful Harmoniously Him Nature Nuances Stems Their Through Towards Which Word]
There comes a point with any collaboration like that where you start having other interests creatively. I was moving in one direction musically, and as a guitar player, Mark wanted to move in another direction. That was essentially the reason we broke up. Scott Stapp
[ Another Any Broke Collaboration Comes Creatively Direction Essentially Guitar Having Interests Mark Move Moving Musically Other Player Point Reason Start Up Wanted Where]
Directing an opera is similar to directing a play. The singing must not get in the way of the drama. Bruce Beresford
[ Directing Drama Get Must Opera Play Similar Singing Way]
That the state of knowledge in any country will exert a directive influence on the general system of instruction adopted in it, is a principle too obvious to require investigation. Charles Babbage
[ Adopted Any Country Directive Exert General Influence Instruction Investigation Knowledge Obvious Principle Require State System Too Will]
Their final objective toward which all their deceit is directed is to capture political power so that, using the power of the state and the power of the market simultaneously, they may keep the common man in eternal subjection. Henry A. Wallace
[ Capture Common Deceit Directed Eternal Final Keep Man Market May Objective Political Power Simultaneously State Subjection Their Toward Using Which]
Let this circumstance of our constitution therefore be directed to this noble purpose, and then all the objections urged against it by jealous tyranny and affrighted superstition will vanish. Adam Weishaupt
[ Against Circumstance Constitution Directed Jealous Noble Objections Our Purpose Superstition Then Therefore Tyranny Urged Vanish Will]
The important thing for the survival of the Thai society is that the majority of those who work, both in the government and the private sector, still strive to work in the same direction; this is why the Thai nation still stands. Bhumibol Adulyadej
[ Both Direction Government Important Majority Nation Private Same Sector Society Stands Still Strive Survival Thai Thing Those Why Work]
We must travel in the direction of our fear. John Berryman
[ Direction Fear Must Our Travel]
Our chief justices have probably had more profound and lasting influence on their times and on the direction of the nation than most presidents. Richard M. Nixon
[ Chief Direction Had Influence Justices Lasting More Most Nation Our Presidents Probably Profound Than Their Times]
Most actors go, 'I read the script and fell in love with it'; I fall in love with the directors. Sam Worthington
[ Actors Directors Fall Fell Go Love Most Read Script]
It is absolutely my conviction, that Walter Salles will figure among the great directors of our time. Arthur Cohn
[ Absolutely Among Conviction Directors Figure Great Our Time Walter Will]
I used to take five or six books away and bring five or six books back. Nobody gave me direction or advice and I read much in the way that a boy might watch television. John McGahern
[ Advice Away Back Books Boy Bring Direction Five Gave Might Much Nobody Read Six Take Television Used Watch Way]
First of all, just to get Diner made would have been an achievement in that I got a chance to direct. Barry Levinson
[ Achievement Been Chance Diner Direct First Get Got Just Made Would]
I don't have a director. The audience directs me. Hal Holbrook
[ Audience Director Directs]
But at a certain point, and I don't really know... people have asked me this. I don't know exactly what it was that pushed me towards directing, but I think it was a naive notion that if I directed I would be able to play all the roles. A kind of greed. Peter Bogdanovich
[ Able Asked Certain Directed Directing Exactly Greed Kind Know Naive Notion Play Point Pushed Really Roles Think Towards Would]
Acting is the easiest money you'll ever make in your life, and directing is probably the hardest money. Charles S. Dutton
[ Acting Directing Easiest Ever Hardest Life Make Money Probably Your]
The Audio Home Recording Act directly says that noncommercial copying by consumers is lawful. David Boies
[ Act Audio Consumers Copying Directly Home Lawful Recording Says]
Life is a pilgrimage. The wise man does not rest by the roadside inns. He marches direct to the illimitable domain of eternal bliss, his ultimate destination. Swami Sivananda
[ Bliss Destination Direct Does Domain Eternal His Inns Life Man Marches Pilgrimage Rest Roadside Ultimate Wise]
I'm thinking about directing, but I know it's a lot of work and I appreciate what directors do and I would like to be good at it. The opportunity has presented itself four to five times, and I usually said no because of the script. Angela Bassett
[ Appreciate Because Directing Directors Five Four Good Itself Know Lot Opportunity Presented Said Script Thinking Times Usually Work Would]
A film is a director's vision... there is, however, much input an actor or actress can have. Natasha Richardson
[ Actor Actress Director Film However Input Much Vision]
Social democracy seeks and finds the ways, and particular slogans, of the workers' struggle only in the course of the development of this struggle, and gains directions for the way forward through this struggle alone. Rosa Luxemburg
[ Alone Course Democracy Development Directions Finds Forward Gains Only Particular Seeks Slogans Social Struggle Through Way Ways Workers]
Every actress has a line she'll draw, where she'll say, This I will do and this I won't. For me, everything has to be important to the story and the director has to be able to tell me why. Sheryl Lee
[ Able Actress Director Draw Every Everything Important Line Say She Story Tell Where Why Will Won]
Jim Brooks is a very powerful director and it was a lot of intense work. Tea Leoni
[ Brooks Director Intense Jim Lot Powerful Very Work]
I get to play a great character while working with great actors and great directors on a great show. Harry Hamlin
[ Actors Character Directors Get Great Play Show While Working]
We should be wary of politicians who profess to follow history while only noticing those signposts of history that point in the direction which they themselves already favour. Douglas Hurd
[ Already Direction Favour Follow History Noticing Only Point Politicians Profess Should Signposts Themselves Those Wary Which While]
Since every effort in our educational life seems to be directed toward making of the child a being foreign to itself, it must of necessity produce individuals foreign to one another, and in everlasting antagonism with each other. Emma Goldman
[ Another Antagonism Being Child Directed Each Educational Effort Everlasting Every Foreign Individuals Itself Life Making Must Necessity Other Our Produce Seems Since Toward]
After a while, the characters I'm writing begin to feel real to me. That's when I know I'm heading in the right direction. Alice Hoffman
[ After Begin Characters Direction Feel Heading Know Real Right While Writing]
Twelve years on sets watching directors, I've taken a bit from everybody and rejected a lot. Christopher Eccleston
[ Bit Directors Everybody Lot Rejected Sets Taken Twelve Watching Years]
If you examine this, I think that you will find that it's the mechanics of Japanese architecture that have been thought of as the direct influence upon our architecture. Minoru Yamasaki
[ Architecture Been Direct Examine Find Influence Japanese Mechanics Our Think Thought Upon Will]
I just knew how to do the one thing I did, and whether I did it well or not depended on who the director was. Jackie Cooper
[ Depended Did Director How Just Knew Thing Well Whether]
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight. Jim Rohn
[ Cannot Change Destination Direction Overnight Your]
I don't know what a painting is; who knows what sets off even the desire to paint? It might be things, thoughts, a memory, sensations, which have nothing to do directly with painting itself. They can come from anything and anywhere. Philip Guston
[ Anything Anywhere Come Desire Directly Even Itself Know Knows Memory Might Nothing Off Paint Painting Sensations Sets Things Thoughts Which]
The last few years I've been saying I was ready to quit. It wasn't that interesting to me. Now that I'm directing, it's all new again. Denzel Washington
[ Again Been Directing Few Interesting Last New Now Quit Ready Saying Years]
It takes little talent to see what lies under one's nose, a good deal to know in what direction to point that organ. W. H. Auden
[ Deal Direction Good Know Lies Little Nose Organ Point See Takes Talent Under]
Being a doctor has taught me a lot about directing. You're doing the same thing: You're reconstructing the manifold of behavior to the point where an audience says, yes, that's exactly like people I know. Jonathan Miller
[ Audience Behavior Being Directing Doctor Doing Exactly Know Lot Manifold Point Reconstructing Same Says Taught Thing Where Yes]
It is still not clear from this study how laughter can directly help the heart but other studies have shown that laughter is beneficial for every system in the body. Allen Klein
[ Beneficial Body Clear Directly Every Heart Help How Laughter Other Shown Still Studies Study System]
The Spanish troops returned and we could yet discover the grass beaten down in the direction which they went. Zebulon Pike
[ Beaten Could Direction Discover Down Grass Returned Spanish Troops Went Which Yet]
Wealth, like happiness, is never attained when sought after directly. It comes as a by-product of providing a useful service. Henry Ford
[ After Attained By-Product Comes Directly Happiness Never Providing Service Sought Useful Wealth]
Stravinsky used Mother Goose. He was influenced by Mother Goose, indirectly, but very beautifully. Gyorgy Ligeti
[ Beautifully Goose Indirectly Influenced Mother Stravinsky Used Very]
I would like to remain an actress, but am very anxious to direct and produce. Megan Gallagher
[ Actress Am Anxious Direct Produce Remain Very Would]
Do you know what I'm working on now? My first feature as a director. Faye Dunaway
[ Director Feature First Know Now Working]
If you're a director, your entire livelihood and your entire creativity is based on your self-confidence. Sometimes that's dangerously close to arrogance. Trevor Nunn
[ Arrogance Based Close Creativity Dangerously Director Entire Livelihood Self-Confidence Sometimes Your]
Individuality is founded in feeling; and the recesses of feeling, the darker, blinder strata of character, are the only places in the world in which we catch real fact in the making, and directly perceive how events happen, and how work is actually done. William James
[ Actually Catch Character Darker Directly Done Events Fact Feeling Founded Happen How Individuality Making Only Perceive Places Real Recesses Strata Which Work World]
Your audience gives you everything you need. They tell you. There is no director who can direct you like an audience. Fanny Brice
[ Audience Direct Director Everything Gives Need Tell Your]
The direction of the mind is more important than its progress. Joseph Joubert
[ Direction Important Mind More Progress Than]
I believe that the testing of the student's achievements in order to see if he meets some criterion held by the teacher, is directly contrary to the implications of therapy for significant learning. Carl Rogers
[ Achievements Believe Contrary Criterion Directly Held Implications Learning Meets Order See Significant Some Student Teacher Testing Therapy]
If I feel the part is right, and I know that the producers and the director want me, I'd go for broke. Always. Anne Archer
[ Always Broke Director Feel Go Know Part Producers Right Want]
But when you work with the director and the real person who is playing opposite you, it changes everything. You are almost in a working session. I was very comfortable, and that's maybe what helped me to get the part. Olivier Martinez
[ Almost Changes Comfortable Director Everything Get Helped Maybe Opposite Part Person Playing Real Session Very Work Working]
One of the marks of a truly vigorous society is the ability to dispense with passion as a midwife of action - the ability to pass directly from thought to action. Eric Hoffer
[ Ability Action Directly Dispense Marks Midwife Pass Passion Society Thought Truly Vigorous]
I basically put myself into directors' hands and let them tell me what to do, and the more they told me what to do, the more I liked it. Julie Christie
[ Basically Directors Hands Into Liked More Myself Put Tell Them Told]
We can put television in its proper light by supposing that Gutenberg's great invention had been directed at printing only comic books. Robert M. Hutchins
[ Been Books Comic Directed Great Gutenberg Had Invention Light Only Printing Proper Put Supposing Television]
For example I don't work with William Hurt the same way that I will work with Viggo. They're different guys and they work in different ways. So a good sensitive director has his general style and technique and personality that he uses but you don't impose that on the actors. David Cronenberg
[ Actors Different Director Example General Good Guys His Hurt Impose Personality Same Sensitive Style Technique Uses Way Ways Will William Work]
The profession of film director can and should be such a high and precious one; that no man aspiring to it can disregard any knowledge that will make him a better film director or human being. Sergei Eisenstein
[ Any Aspiring Being Better Director Disregard Film High Him Human Knowledge Make Man Precious Profession Should Such Will]
I think one day I want to be on the other side of the camera-maybe directing. Mary-Kate Olsen
[ Day Directing Other Side Think Want]
My songs are a direct route into my brain and my heart. Vanessa Carlton
[ Brain Direct Heart Into Route Songs]
Part of Washington keeping its promises is a focus on directing more dollars into our local classrooms. Mark Kennedy
[ Classrooms Directing Dollars Focus Into Keeping Local More Our Part Promises Washington]
I decided to run for governor because I got mad... I want to make government more directly accountable to the people. Jesse Ventura
[ Accountable Because Decided Directly Got Government Governor Mad Make More Run Want]
From my experience as an actor, choreographer, action director, and producer, I understand the elements and the dynamics of being a film maker. Donnie Yen
[ Action Actor Being Choreographer Director Dynamics Elements Experience Film Maker Producer Understand]
It was kind of scary because working with Woody Allen becomes sort of a big deal in your mind. He directs in that Woody Allen character some of the time - he has these idiosyncrasies that are really charming and funny. Radha Mitchell
[ Allen Because Becomes Big Character Charming Deal Directs Funny Idiosyncrasies Kind Mind Really Scary Some Sort These Time Woody Working Your]
He dares to be a fool, and that is the first step in the direction of wisdom. James Huneker Wisdom
[ Dares Direction First Fool Step Wisdom]
One reason I left local news was that I was tired of the constant musical chairs among news directors. Jessica Savitch
[ Among Chairs Constant Directors Left Local Musical News Reason Tired]
That doesn't necessarily mean they have to have an explicit proposal that they put forward that all Democrats sign up to, but I think they need to throw some ideas out that, at least directionally, point the way forward. John Podesta
[ Democrats Explicit Forward Ideas Least Mean Necessarily Need Out Point Proposal Put Sign Some Think Throw Up Way]
When you look at a movie, you look at a director's thought process. Oliver Stone
[ Director Look Movie Process Thought]
There's a series of children's books called A Series of Unfortunate Events, which is like an incredibly dark version of Roald Dahl. I hope to start directing it. Barry Sonnenfeld
[ Books Called Children Dark Directing Events Hope Incredibly Series Start Unfortunate Version Which]
During my nearly five years as director-general of WHO, high-level policymakers have increasingly recognized that health is central to sustainable development. Gro Harlem Brundtland
[ Central Development During Five Health High-Level Increasingly Nearly Policymakers Recognized Sustainable Years]
Curiosity is the direct incontinency of the spirit. Jeremy Taylor
[ Curiosity Direct Spirit]
It was so satisfying for me - a great reward, just to see it done well. And it was beautifully directed by my daughter Susan Riskin. Imagine, a play about my mother directed by my daughter?! Fay Wray
[ Beautifully Daughter Directed Done Great Imagine Just Mother Play Reward Satisfying See Susan Well]
I have never met a happy atheist. I believe in separation of church and state, but I think we have gone so far over in the other direction of separating church and state. Dixie Carter
[ Atheist Believe Church Direction Far Gone Happy Met Never Other Over Separating Separation State Think]
A beam of luminous hydrogen canal rays has, owing to its velocity, exactly the same direction as that of the electric field in which it may be made to move. Johannes Stark
[ Beam Canal Direction Electric Exactly Field Hydrogen Luminous Made May Move Owing Rays Same Velocity Which]
I'll probably pursue doing more movies, but not horror or movies with killers in them. I'll try to stick to happy movies. I want to act and direct like Jodie Foster. I admire her because she went to college and she's still doing the same thing. Lindsay Lohan
[ Act Admire Because College Direct Doing Foster Happy Her Horror Jodie Killers More Movies Probably Pursue Same She Stick Still Them Thing Try Want Went]
Love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction. Antoine de Saint-Exupery
[ Consist Direction Does Each Gazing Looking Love Other Outward Same Together]
I think clearly the United States, as well as other western nations, should stand by their commitments to human rights and democracy and should try to influence other countries to move in that direction. Samuel P. Huntington
[ Clearly Commitments Countries Democracy Direction Human Influence Move Nations Other Rights Should Stand States Their Think Try United Well Western]
Sincere friendship towards God, in all who believe him to be properly an intelligent, willing being, does most apparently, directly, and strongly incline to prayer; and it no less disposes the heart strongly to desire to have our infinitely glorious. Jonathan Edwards
[ Apparently Being Believe Desire Directly Disposes Does Friendship Glorious God Heart Him Incline Infinitely Intelligent Less Most Our Prayer Properly Sincere Strongly Towards Willing]
Our thoughts create our reality - where we put our focus is the direction we tend to go. Peter McWilliams
[ Create Direction Focus Go Our Put Reality Tend Thoughts Where]
I never wanted to be a film director but after this experience I really loved it. I would love to do more documentaries but it's difficult to find backing for them. Marc Singer
[ After Backing Difficult Director Documentaries Experience Film Find Love Loved More Never Really Them Wanted Would]
Only in a concert situation do I have access to people directly to preach to them, and I don't believe that the bigger your platform is, the more people will pay attention. Larry Norman
[ Access Attention Believe Bigger Concert Directly More Only Pay Platform Preach Situation Them Will Your]
While it was a very interesting period in my life, I was happy to get back to more direct contact with students in the classroom and in my research projects. Jerome Isaac Friedman
[ Back Classroom Contact Direct Get Happy Interesting Life More Period Projects Research Students Very While]
The Roman Catholic church... carries the immense power of very directly affecting women's lives everywhere by its stand against birth control and abortion. Robin Morgan
[ Abortion Affecting Against Birth Carries Catholic Church Control Directly Everywhere Immense Lives Power Roman Stand Very Women]
For me the writing, when I'm going to direct it myself, is really just the first draft, and I don't change it very much; I only change it on average about two lines per movie. John Sayles
[ Average Change Direct Draft First Going Just Lines Movie Much Myself Only Per Really Two Very Writing]
Continental directors, as opposed to British and American, tend to be somewhat high-handed in their approach. Donald Pleasence
[ American Approach British Continental Directors Opposed Somewhat Tend Their]
Casting directors now just see me as the hard-core sniper or prison guard. Barry Pepper
[ Casting Directors Guard Hard-Core Just Now Prison See]
My partner Dan Ireland wants me to direct, and I read a lot of scripts - some good enough that I could see myself. But then it's like, so what? Who cares? Let someone else direct it. Vincent D'Onofrio
[ Cares Could Dan Direct Else Enough Good Ireland Lot Myself Partner Read Scripts See Some Someone Then Wants]
Backward is just not a natural direction for Americans to look - historical ignorance remains a national characteristic. Larry McMurtry
[ Americans Backward Characteristic Direction Historical Ignorance Just Look National Natural Remains]
Yes, they allowed us to play around a lot because, like we said, the director's such a good comedy director. Kevin McDonald
[ Allowed Around Because Comedy Director Good Lot Play Said Such Us Yes]
Breaking up is a natural evolution when you try to figure out what you want in life. If you're with an individual who isn't moving in the same direction and at the same rate that you are, it ain't going to work. Usher Raymond
[ Breaking Direction Evolution Figure Going Individual Life Moving Natural Out Rate Same Try Up Want Work]
I was never directly pressured by peers, but by surrounding myself with others who were experimenting with smoking provided a certain false comfort. Christy Turlington
[ Certain Comfort Directly Experimenting False Myself Never Others Peers Pressured Provided Smoking Surrounding Were]
Writing in other voices is almost Japanese in the sense that there's a certain formality there which allows me to sidestep the embarrassment of directly expressing to complete strangers the most intimate details of my life. Suzanne Vega
[ Allows Almost Certain Complete Details Directly Embarrassment Expressing Formality Intimate Japanese Life Most Other Sense Strangers Voices Which Writing]
I'm a storyteller - that's the chief function of a director. And they're moving pictures, let's make 'em move! Howard Hawks
[ Chief Director Em Function Make Move Moving Pictures Storyteller]
If you take any populated place - any major city in America - and drive 45 minutes from that spot directly out of town you'll be in about as country a place as you'll ever find. Bubba Sparxxx
[ America Any City Country Directly Drive Ever Find Major Minutes Out Place Populated Spot Take Town]
I wrote five issues of that and got the sack. Actually, they paid me for eight, but they changed their minds about the direction and threw three issues out the window. Eddie Campbell
[ Actually Changed Direction Eight Five Got Issues Minds Out Paid Sack Their Three Threw Window Wrote]
I'm very manipulative towards directors. My theory is that everyone on the set is directing the film, we're all receiving art messages from the universe on how we should do the film. Jeff Bridges
[ Art Directing Directors Everyone Film How Manipulative Messages Receiving Set Should Theory Towards Universe Very]
The problem of direct colour photography has been facing us since the turn of the last century. Gabriel Lippmann
[ Been Century Colour Direct Facing Last Photography Problem Since Turn Us]
Like any parents, mine wanted me to have a secure job with a regular wage and career prospects. And the one job my father knew of, that he'd had experience of himself, was the army, so he could help me in that direction. James Blunt
[ Any Army Career Could Direction Experience Father Had Help Himself Job Knew Mine Parents Prospects Regular Secure Wage Wanted]
Rid yourself of anything that is not directed toward God. Johannes Tauler
[ Anything Directed God Rid Toward Yourself]
It's also a more personal medium. It seems to go directly to one's brain. There are no pictures to distract. Bob Edwards
[ Also Brain Directly Distract Go Medium More Personal Pictures Seems]
Darwin's idea of natural selection makes people uncomfortable because it reverses the direction of tradition. Daniel Dennett
[ Because Darwin Direction Idea Makes Natural Reverses Selection Tradition Uncomfortable]
My cameraman and I devised a method, which we started using from my second film, which applies mainly to day scenes shot in the studio, where we used bounced light instead of direct light. We agreed with this thing of four or five shadows following the actors is dreadful. Satyajit Ray
[ Actors Agreed Applies Bounced Cameraman Day Devised Direct Dreadful Film Five Following Four Instead Light Mainly Method Scenes Second Shadows Shot Started Studio Thing Used Using Where Which]
While these attitudes are more visible when direct- ed at government, there is ample evidence that many working people distrust their own union as much as they do the corporation they work for. Robert Teeter
[ Ample Attitudes Corporation Distrust Ed Evidence Government Many More Much Own Their These Union Visible While Work Working]
It was all recorded and mixed and there's more continuity in it more direction. Dave Edmunds
[ Continuity Direction Mixed More Recorded]
Then, when the Depression came, all of this changed completely. Since that time, the entire public is of a very different sort and there was not so much support for contemporary music in a direct way. Elliott Carter
[ Came Changed Completely Contemporary Depression Different Direct Entire Much Music Public Since Sort Support Then Time Very Way]
I had just had small parts in other films, and I'd worked with a lot of directors in TV. Sally Kellerman
[ Directors Films Had Just Lot Other Parts Small Tv Worked]
If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading. Lao Tzu
[ Change Direction End Heading May Up Where]
The problem was with Bill Clinton, the scandals and rumored scandals, the incubating ones and the dying ones never ended. Whatever moral compass the president was consulting was leading him in the wrong direction. His closets were full of skeletons just waiting to burst out. Louis Freeh
[ Bill Burst Clinton Closets Compass Consulting Direction Dying Ended Full Him His Just Leading Moral Never Ones Out President Problem Rumored Scandals Skeletons Waiting Were Whatever Wrong]
On one hand, to be able to go from one direction in the sky to study such an object to another direction to study another object, and on the other hand to be able to maintain accurately the position in space. Claude Nicollier
[ Able Accurately Another Direction Go Hand Maintain Object Other Position Sky Space Study Such]
I think the most insulting thing you can do to a director is to challenge when he or she is satisfied with your interpretation. Dustin Hoffman
[ Challenge Director Insulting Interpretation Most Satisfied She Thing Think Your]
It will be hard work. It's always hard work, and hard work from everybody within the team - technical director, mechanics, drivers, engineers - everyone in the team. David Leslie
[ Always Director Drivers Engineers Everybody Everyone Hard Mechanics Team Technical Will Within Work]
I started making some proper decisions, getting things in order. It's kind of like cleaning up your house. I was looking for direction for what God wanted me to do - and that's when I got a call about The Passion. Scott Stapp
[ Call Cleaning Decisions Direction Getting God Got House Kind Looking Making Order Passion Proper Some Started Things Up Wanted Your]
Things have changed a great deal since the days of Mr. Mayer. The studios no longer control, as they did in those days, artists or directors or producers, as the case may be. Lew Wasserman
[ Artists Case Changed Control Days Deal Did Directors Great Longer May Mayer Mr Producers Since Studios Things Those]
The marvels of daily life are exciting; no movie director can arrange the unexpected that you find in the street. Robert Doisneau
[ Arrange Daily Director Exciting Find Life Marvels Movie Street Unexpected]
Today we are engaged in a deadly global struggle for those who would intimidate, torture, and murder people for exercising the most basic freedoms. If we are to win this struggle and spread those freedoms, we must keep our own moral compass pointed in a true direction. Barack Obama
[ Basic Compass Deadly Direction Engaged Exercising Freedoms Global Intimidate Keep Moral Most Murder Must Our Own Pointed Spread Struggle Those Today Torture True Win Would]
What goes on between a father and a son, which is usually such a private matter, is that they are able to be honest with each other, and be honest with me, as a director. It's just remarkable. Lee Grant
[ Able Between Director Each Father Goes Honest Just Matter Other Private Remarkable Son Such Usually Which]
If I go to a seminar and someone like you or someone like him is talking, I'm never part of the group that rushes him directly afterward. I always wait in the back corner with my head down until everyone is gone, and then I go up and do my thing. Arthur Godfrey
[ Afterward Always Back Corner Directly Down Everyone Go Gone Group Head Him Never Part Rushes Seminar Someone Talking Then Thing Until Up Wait]
Murder is unique in that it abolishes the party it injures, so that society has to take the place of the victim and on his behalf demand atonement or grant forgiveness; it is the one crime in which society has a direct interest. W. H. Auden
[ Atonement Behalf Crime Demand Direct Forgiveness Grant His Injures Interest Murder Party Place Society Take Unique Victim Which]
A revolution can be neither made nor stopped. The only thing that can be done is for one of several of its children to give it a direction by dint of victories. Napoleon Bonaparte
[ Children Dint Direction Done Give Made Neither Nor Only Revolution Several Stopped Thing Victories]
I know some people will be surprised to hear it, but I've found that my music, whether its blues or rock, or whatever you want to call it, can be channeled into a positive direction that actually helps people. Rick Derringer
[ Actually Blues Call Channeled Direction Found Hear Helps Into Know Music Positive Rock Some Surprised Want Whatever Whether Will]
I suppose that if I could have quit, I would have, because in those days I never wanted to be an actress, the acting was something to do while I waited for a chance to study writing and directing. But I guess I was just meant to be an actress. Because, here I am. Judy Holliday
[ Acting Actress Am Because Chance Could Days Directing Guess Here Just Meant Never Quit Something Study Suppose Those Waited Wanted While Would Writing]
It is possible to lead astray an entire generation, to strike it blind, to drive it insane, to direct it towards a false goal. Napoleon proved this. Alexander Herzen
[ Astray Blind Direct Drive Entire False Generation Goal Insane Lead Napoleon Possible Proved Strike Towards]
All that a man achieves and all that he fails to achieve is the direct result of his own thoughts. James Lane Allen
[ Achieve Achieves Direct Fails His Man Own Result Thoughts]
I only travel to good material, a good director and a good company. I won't work in another country for a year any longer, because I have a lovely wife and I adore her and I can't bear to be away from her. Jim Dale
[ Adore Another Any Away Bear Because Company Country Director Good Her Longer Lovely Material Only Travel Wife Won Work Year]
Whenever the government of the United States shall break up, it will probably be in consequence of a false direction having been given to public opinion. James F. Cooper
[ Been Break Consequence Direction False Given Government Having Opinion Probably Public Shall States United Up Whenever Will]
Governments must now take a leading role in moving their nations in the right direction. Henry W. Kendall
[ Direction Governments Leading Moving Must Nations Now Right Role Take Their]
I owe very, very much to Mozart; and if one studies, for instance, the way in which I write for string quartet, then one cannot deny that I have learned this directly from Mozart. And I am proud of it! Arnold Schoenberg
[ Am Cannot Deny Directly Instance Learned Mozart Much Owe Proud Quartet String Studies Then Very Way Which Write]
So you keep raising these taxes, and all of a sudden the business community says, 'Why are we here? We can go someplace else and use their phones.' That's one of the problems that directly affects the business community. Richard M. Daley
[ Affects Business Community Directly Else Go Here Keep Phones Problems Raising Says Someplace Sudden Taxes Their These Use Why]
Film is a dramatised reality and it is the director's job to make it appear real... an audience should not be conscious of technique. David Lean
[ Appear Audience Conscious Director Film Job Make Real Reality Should Technique]
A serious problem in America is the gap between academe and the mass media, which is our culture. Professors of humanities, with all their leftist fantasies, have little direct knowledge of American life and no impact whatever on public policy. Camille Paglia
[ Academe America American Between Culture Direct Fantasies Gap Humanities Impact Knowledge Leftist Life Little Mass Media Our Policy Problem Professors Public Serious Their Whatever Which]
Never met Levinson. Ever. He directed those American Express spots for us for Seinfeld, and I was off on some guest spot that I didn't even want to do... and I got talked into doing it. Patrick Warburton
[ American Directed Doing Even Ever Express Got Guest Into Met Never Off Seinfeld Some Spot Spots Talked Those Us Want]
I felt that if there wasn't going to be a good opportunity, then I would just go back to second units which I love, keep working with great directors, keep learning and knowing that the opportunity would come when the time was right. David R. Ellis
[ Back Come Directors Felt Go Going Good Great Just Keep Knowing Learning Love Opportunity Right Second Then Time Units Which Working Would]
Direct action is the logical, consistent method of Anarchism. Emma Goldman
[ Action Anarchism Consistent Direct Logical Method]
A snowball is simple, direct and familiar to most of us. I use this simplicity as a container for feelings and ideas that function on many levels. Andy Goldsworthy
[ Container Direct Familiar Feelings Function Ideas Levels Many Most Simple Simplicity Snowball Us Use]
Then I usually leave the choice of the second assistant director and any other assistant directors to the first assistant director, who will choose because he or she is responsible for the conduct and the efficiency of the second assistant directors. John Frankenheimer
[ Any Assistant Because Choice Choose Conduct Director Directors Efficiency First Leave Other Responsible Second She Then Usually Will]
You get money out of acting. You get gray hair out of directing. Actually, I get more of a rush from directing. Tim Robbins
[ Acting Actually Directing Get Gray Hair Money More Out Rush]
When I work, I work very hard. So I look to work with people who have that level of dedication. And I depend on that from everyone. From the director to my crews that I work with. Tom Cruise
[ Crews Dedication Depend Director Everyone Hard Level Look Very Work]
And these little things may not seem like much but after a while they take you off on a direction where you may be a long way off from what other people have been thinking about. Roger Penrose
[ After Been Direction Little Long May Much Off Other Seem Take These Things Thinking Way Where While]
I've worked with many directors, good ones and bad ones. So if I have a chance to work the good ones, I better put myself in their hands, and trust them, because that's my big opportunity to be different, and to be better than usual. Thomas Kretschmann
[ Bad Because Better Big Chance Different Directors Good Hands Many Myself Ones Opportunity Put Than Their Them Trust Usual Work Worked]
I'm talking to you and it's basically a direct communication, whereas if I'm writing a letter to you and you read the letter, there are like 12 extra deconstruction and reconstruction steps in the communication. Kevin J. Anderson
[ Basically Communication Deconstruction Direct Extra Letter Read Reconstruction Steps Talking Whereas Writing]
The great thing about this town hall format is that it allows us to hear what's on the minds of Americans. Tonight, it was clear - voters have quite a few questions about the direction in which the current administration is headed. Janet Napolitano
[ Administration Allows Americans Clear Current Direction Few Format Great Hall Headed Hear Minds Questions Quite Thing Tonight Town Us Voters Which]
While Fledging is a different type of book, The Parable series serve as cautionary tales. I wrote the Parable books because of the direction of the country. You can call it save the world fiction, but it clearly doesn't save anything. Octavia Butler
[ Anything Because Book Books Call Cautionary Clearly Country Different Direction Fiction Parable Save Series Serve Tales Type While World Wrote]
Whereas with Sirk, everything is always filmed. No matter what the script, he's always a real director. Jacques Rivette
[ Always Director Everything Filmed Matter Real Script Sirk Whereas]
Parliament must not be told a direct untruth, but it's quite possible to allow them to mislead themselves. Norman Tebbit
[ Allow Direct Mislead Must Parliament Possible Quite Them Themselves Told Untruth]
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]
A great number of the disappointments and mishaps of the troubled world are the direct result of literature and the allied arts. It is our belief that no human being who devotes his life and energy to the manufacture of fantasies can be anything but fundamentally inadequate. Christopher Hampton
[ Allied Anything Arts Being Belief Devotes Direct Disappointments Energy Fantasies Fundamentally Great His Human Inadequate Life Literature Manufacture Mishaps Number Our Result Troubled World]
As the unity of the modern world becomes increasingly a technological rather than a social affair, the techniques of the arts provide the most valuable means of insight into the real direction of our own collective purposes. Marshall McLuhan
[ Affair Arts Becomes Collective Direction Increasingly Insight Into Means Modern Most Our Own Provide Purposes Rather Real Social Techniques Technological Than Unity Valuable World]
They were involved in a firefight and felt they were surrounded. Whether they escaped from that and were fleeing and went in the wrong direction, we don't know. Hugh Shelton
[ Direction Escaped Felt Fleeing Involved Know Surrounded Went Were Whether Wrong]
It is in vain to hope to please all alike. Let a man stand with his face in what direction he will, he must necessarily turn his back on one half of the world. George Dennison Prentice
[ Alike Back Direction Face Half His Hope Man Must Necessarily Please Stand Turn Vain Will World]
To be honest with you, a lot of directors can be very lazy. Samantha Morton
[ Directors Honest Lazy Lot Very]
Steve Jobs didn't really set the direction of my Apple I and Apple II designs but he did the more important part of turning them into a product that would change the world. I don't deny that. Steve Wozniak
[ Apple Change Deny Designs Did Direction Ii Important Into Jobs More Part Product Really Set Steve Them Turning World Would]
So I just had to step up how I was doing it and the moment that I stepped up and the moment I focused all my energy on that is when things started to happen. So there's a direct relationship between my inspiration and my output. Talib Kweli
[ Between Direct Doing Energy Focused Had Happen How Inspiration Just Moment Output Relationship Started Step Stepped Things Up]
I'm impossible to direct. I couldn't get myself to do anything. Tony Shalhoub
[ Anything Direct Get Impossible Myself]
There is a certain phase in the life of the aged when the warmth of the heart seems to increase in direct proportion with the years. John Phillips Marquand
[ Aged Certain Direct Heart Increase Life Phase Proportion Seems Warmth Years]
I rode it once, which was up the driveway in the opening credits of the show. I didn't know how to stop it. I actually nearly killed the director of photography, and I smashed into the sound truck. Henry Winkler
[ Actually Credits Director Driveway How Into Killed Know Nearly Once Opening Photography Rode Show Smashed Sound Stop Truck Up Which]
Those who appreciate the ways of simple tribes, where every activity is direct and immediately understandable, are able to live among them. Ella Maillart
[ Able Activity Among Appreciate Direct Every Immediately Live Simple Them Those Tribes Understandable Ways Where]
Fame has also this great drawback, that if we pursue it, we must direct our lives so as to please the fancy of men. Baruch Spinoza
[ Also Direct Drawback Fame Fancy Great Lives Men Must Our Please Pursue]
The left-wing, which consists of armoured and motorized forces and has no enemy in front of it, will be stopped dead in its tracks upon direct order from the Fuhrer. Franz Halder
[ Consists Dead Direct Enemy Forces Front Fuhrer Left-Wing Order Stopped Tracks Upon Which Will]
Yet the whole preamble of the second authorization act for the Marshall Plan showed the direction Congress was ready to take about breaking down barriers within Europe. W. Averell Harriman
[ Act Authorization Barriers Breaking Congress Direction Down Europe Marshall Plan Preamble Ready Second Showed Take Whole Within Yet]
Every director is so different from every other one. Peter Fonda
[ Different Director Every Other]
I never wanted to retire. I wanted to kind of shift my work pattern so I could stay fresh and invigorated, and use the experience that I had gained in 30 years, but in a slightly different direction. Bill Kurtis
[ Could Different Direction Experience Fresh Gained Had Invigorated Kind Never Pattern Retire Shift Slightly Stay Use Wanted Work Years]
Zhang Yimou is one of the best directors on mainland China. Jet Li
[ Best China Directors Mainland Yimou Zhang]
Of all the toys available, none is better designed than the owner himself. A large multipurpose plaything, its parts can be made to move in almost any direction. It comes completely assembled, and it makes a sound when you jump on it. Stephen Baker
[ Almost Any Assembled Available Better Comes Completely Designed Direction Himself Jump Large Made Makes Move None Owner Parts Plaything Sound Than Toys]
Also a portion of my sales go directly to Greenpeace. Rick Danko
[ Also Directly Go Greenpeace Portion Sales]
I really enjoy the writing process because I can do it from my house. I can create these characters and take them in the different directions that I want to take them. You have a lot of freedom as a writer. Rick Schroder
[ Because Characters Create Different Directions Enjoy Freedom House Lot Process Really Take Them These Want Writer Writing]
I am really looking for a chance to direct. I feel like that's kind of the next frontier for me. I know that it's really hard to do, but I feel like I want to have a chance to try and translate something I've written and try and get a tone across. Dana Fox
[ Across Am Chance Direct Feel Frontier Get Hard Kind Know Looking Next Really Something Tone Translate Try Want Written]
It's a dumb question, because I don't look at things as a black director, just as a director, so ask me as a director first and we can segue into the colour thing later. Antoine Fuqua
[ Ask Because Black Colour Director Dumb First Into Just Later Look Question Thing Things]
Separately there was only wind, water, sail, and hull, but at my hand the four had been given purpose and direction. Lowell Thomas
[ Been Direction Four Given Had Hand Hull Only Purpose Sail Separately Water Wind]
The script will point you in certain directions and I go the opposite if I can. I try do do one thing and tell a different story with my eyes. I believe what's more interesting is always what's not being said. Robert Carlyle
[ Always Being Believe Certain Different Directions Eyes Go Interesting More Opposite Point Said Script Story Tell Thing Try Will]
My college training was primarily in theatre, with an eye to becoming a director, actor, or producer. Orson Scott Card
[ Actor Becoming College Director Eye Primarily Producer Theatre Training]
Eric McCormack is directing talent waiting to happen. Ron Livingston
[ Directing Eric Happen Talent Waiting]
First of all, it was in my contract. I knew I would be directing an episode. Anthony Michael Hall
[ Contract Directing Episode First Knew Would]
Ideas which have been developed simultaneously or in immediate succession in the same mind mutually reproduce each other, and do this with greater ease in the direction of the original succession and with a certainty proportional to the frequency with which they were together. Hermann Ebbinghaus
[ Been Certainty Developed Direction Each Ease Frequency Greater Ideas Immediate Mind Mutually Original Other Proportional Reproduce Same Simultaneously Succession Together Were Which]
I really wanted it to be organic and coming from my heart. So, I think maybe the initial thought of wanting to go in that direction, I had to wait until things happened in our world and in our country that fired me up enough where the words came out organically. Joan Jett
[ Came Coming Country Direction Enough Fired Go Had Happened Heart Initial Maybe Organic Organically Our Out Really Things Think Thought Until Up Wait Wanted Wanting Where Words World]
I've also directed, shot, and edited several music videos. Richard King
[ Also Directed Edited Music Several Shot Videos]
Design is directed toward human beings. To design is to solve human problems by identifying them and executing the best solution. Ivan Chermayeff Design
[ Beings Best Design Directed Executing Human Identifying Problems Solution Solve Them Toward]
I stopped working a few years ago because I just lost a spark that I'd had before. I thought I'd just try writing, and maybe start directing, but I did it very quietly. Dustin Hoffman
[ Ago Because Before Did Directing Few Had Just Lost Maybe Quietly Spark Start Stopped Thought Try Very Working Writing Years]
What seems to be clear to me is that after the primary infection most of the cells die indirectly, but at the later stage, when the viral load is very high, the virus kills a lot of cells directly. Luc Montagnier
[ After Cells Clear Die Directly High Indirectly Infection Kills Later Load Lot Most Primary Seems Stage Very Virus]
When I decided to direct, never having done that before, is something I'm very proud of. Ed Harris
[ Before Decided Direct Done Having Never Proud Something Very]
I've written something and I would like to have my first film directed by the time I'm 30. Ryan Phillippe
[ Directed Film First Something Time Would Written]
If there's one thing I can't stand, it's somebody doing something because I pushed them in that direction. Leslie Fiedler
[ Because Direction Doing Pushed Somebody Something Stand Them Thing]
I am not going to claim that modern anarchism has any direct relation to Roman jurisprudence; but I do claim that it has its basis in the laws of nature rather than in the state of nature. Herbert Read
[ Am Anarchism Any Basis Claim Direct Going Jurisprudence Laws Modern Nature Rather Relation Roman State Than]
Feminism is hated because women are hated. Anti-feminism is a direct expression of misogyny; it is the political defense of women hating. Andrea Dworkin
[ Because Defense Direct Expression Feminism Hated Hating Political Women]
The prices of raw materials do not fluctuate directly with the labour cost of producing them. Charles E. Wilson
[ Cost Directly Fluctuate Labour Materials Prices Producing Raw Them]
For a director, the most challenging scenes are the dialogue scenes. Bruce Beresford
[ Challenging Dialogue Director Most Scenes]
I had to go and sing with the musical director of the film, Simon Lee, who is just incredible, and it went great. I sang with him about five things, things we'd worked on. And then I went to sing for Andrew Lloyd Weber. Gerard Butler
[ Andrew Director Film Five Go Great Had Him Incredible Just Lee Lloyd Musical Sang Simon Sing Then Things Went Worked]
In the period from 1824 to 1833, the tendency was steadily in the former direction, but it was only in the latter part of it that it was made really efficient. Henry Charles Carey
[ Direction Efficient Former Latter Made Only Part Period Really Steadily Tendency]
I work constantly but I work at a lot of different things. You know, I run a theater company in New York, I direct plays, act in plays, in movies, so I try to keep it eclectic. Philip Seymour Hoffman
[ Act Company Constantly Different Direct Eclectic Keep Know Lot Movies New Plays Run Theater Things Try Work York]
In cinema, the leading player is the director. Ben Kingsley
[ Cinema Director Leading Player]
I only direct in self-defense. Mel Brooks
[ Direct Only Self-Defense]
The tone did take on a negativity that I didn't like and when you make the decision to go the other way as we did it very directly had an impact, you can see it with the tracking. Scott McCallum
[ Decision Did Directly Go Had Impact Make Negativity Other See Take Tone Tracking Very Way]
A lot of the things that we've been able to do in the last several years were Democratic ideas, including the structure for this new director of national intelligence. Jane Harman
[ Able Been Democratic Director Ideas Including Intelligence Last Lot National New Several Structure Things Were Years]
I don't feel the need to direct. I tried to get other people to direct Dances, but they wouldn't do it. They all thought it was too long. One director wanted to cut the Civil War sequence. Another thought the white woman was very cliched. Kevin Costner
[ Another Civil Cliched Cut Dances Direct Director Feel Get Long Need Other Sequence Thought Too Tried Very Wanted War White Woman]
I have worked with some great directors. Dabney Coleman
[ Directors Great Some Worked]
One thing, however, I know with certainty: violence, or the direct threat of violence, of the kind we have seen in the past few days, is totally unjustified as a response to any published word or image. Timothy Garton Ash
[ Any Certainty Days Direct Few However Image Kind Know Past Published Response Seen Thing Threat Totally Unjustified Violence Word]
The film director, in many instances, has to swallow somebody else's decision about the final form of something. It's so hard as to be intolerable. Trevor Nunn
[ Decision Director Else Film Final Form Hard Instances Intolerable Many Somebody Something Swallow]
Art need no longer be an account of past sensations. It can become the direct organization of more highly evolved sensations. It is a question of producing ourselves, not things that enslave us. Angela Carter
[ Account Art Become Direct Enslave Evolved Highly Longer More Need Organization Ourselves Past Producing Question Sensations Things Us]
But, the thing is, since I always had my own little shop and direct access to the public, I've been able to build up a technique without marketing people ever telling me what the public wants. Vivienne Westwood
[ Able Access Always Been Build Direct Ever Had Little Marketing Own Public Shop Since Technique Telling Thing Up Wants Without]
My ancestors wandered lost in the wilderness for forty years because even in biblical times, men would not stop to ask for directions. Elayne Boosler
[ Ancestors Ask Because Biblical Directions Even Forty Lost Men Stop Times Wandered Wilderness Would Years]
The composers could no longer direct all performances in person, and so the responsibility of interpreting their works in the spirit in which they had been conceived was placed upon conductors. Anton Seidl
[ Been Composers Conceived Conductors Could Direct Had Interpreting Longer Performances Person Placed Responsibility Spirit Their Upon Which Works]
The most important pathological effects of pollution are extremely delayed and indirect. Rene Dubos
[ Delayed Effects Extremely Important Indirect Most Pathological Pollution]
The President is going to benefit from me reporting directly to him when I arrive. Dan Quayle
[ Arrive Benefit Directly Going Him President Reporting]
Without a trace of irony I can say I have been blessed with brilliant enemies. I owe them a great debt, because they redoubled my energies and drove me in new directions. E. O. Wilson
[ Because Been Blessed Brilliant Debt Directions Drove Enemies Energies Great Irony New Owe Redoubled Say Them Trace Without]
I was the executive editor on a little magazine called Greek Accent, whose only claim to fame is that its art director went on to be the art director of Discover for many years. Jane Haddam
[ Accent Art Called Claim Director Discover Editor Executive Fame Greek Little Magazine Many Only Went Whose Years]
So we take a lot of pride in that. It's really on us to turn this thing around. I think this last month we've done just that. We've pointed ourself in the direction that we want to be, and I think we're starting to head towards that. Right now we're in a nice rhythm. Kevin Garnett
[ Around Direction Done Head Just Last Lot Month Nice Now Ourself Pointed Pride Really Rhythm Right Starting Take Thing Think Towards Turn Us Want]
It's not my job to try and alter the director's style - he's in charge, and I'll always give him my trust. Ewan McGregor
[ Alter Always Charge Director Give Him Job Style Trust Try]
Time control directly influences the quality of play. Boris Spassky
[ Control Directly Influences Play Quality Time]
Directing a film was something I was yearning to do. I always wanted to see if I had the capacity to be a good storyteller. Kevin Spacey
[ Always Capacity Directing Film Good Had See Something Storyteller Wanted Yearning]
There's a whole set of values, spawned by the vocal and highly visible Republicans, that appeal to the worst in people. Our society is moving in that direction. Major Owens
[ Appeal Direction Highly Moving Our Republicans Set Society Spawned Values Visible Vocal Whole Worst]
A lot of these people, these program directors, just like anybody else in the world, even though they're supposed to be leaders in the world, they're followers. They follow what they think someone else is doing, instead of trying to blaze a trail. Talib Kweli
[ Anybody Blaze Directors Doing Else Even Follow Followers Instead Just Leaders Lot Program Someone Supposed These Think Though Trail Trying World]
I felt they had really moved the characters in a direction that was very interesting. The family had really felt the impact of what had happened to the. JoBeth Williams
[ Characters Direction Family Felt Had Happened Impact Interesting Moved Really Very]
By the time May rolls around, I'm probably going to want to spend a month on an island. But if Steven Spielberg or Steven Soderbergh or any number of directors were to say 'Hey, there's this role, are you interested?' I'd be there in a flash. Marg Helgenberger
[ Any Around Directors Flash Going Hey Interested Island May Month Number Probably Role Rolls Say Soderbergh Spend Spielberg Steven Time Want Were]
The director took my face in his hands and asked me to show him my teeth, as with a horse. This happened on a Wednesday, and by the following Monday I was shooting. Victoria Abril
[ Asked Director Face Following Hands Happened Him His Horse Monday Shooting Show Teeth Took Wednesday]
I was very fortunate in having David Fincher, the director come to me. Now I've seen the finished product, I feel that every bit of the nine months we spent on the film was worth it. Dwight Yoakam
[ Bit Come David Director Every Feel Film Finished Fortunate Having Months Nine Now Product Seen Spent Very Worth]
Now I'm kind of established as a director, I much prefer directing to writing. Ang Lee
[ Directing Director Established Kind Much Now Prefer Writing]
The State Energy Program, it provides grants to States and directs funding to State energy offices. The States use these grants to address their energy priorities, program funding to adopt emerging renewable energy and energy-efficient technologies. Rosa DeLauro
[ Address Adopt Directs Emerging Energy Funding Grants Offices Priorities Program Provides Renewable State States Technologies Their These Use]
By providing our school districts with direct access to criminal information records, we can help ensure timely and complete information on prospective school employees. Jon Porter
[ Access Complete Criminal Direct Districts Employees Ensure Help Information Our Prospective Providing Records School Timely]
The satirical direction I have chosen is an indication of my disappointment in man, which is the opposite way of saying that I have high expectations for the human race. Jack Levine
[ Chosen Direction Disappointment Expectations High Human Indication Man Opposite Race Satirical Saying Way Which]
All these directors, and I would include the Coen brothers and Quentin, have a very unique vision of what they want. They listen to ideas and make people feel like everyone is making the film. Steve Buscemi
[ Brothers Directors Everyone Feel Film Ideas Include Listen Make Making Quentin These Unique Very Vision Want Would]
I don't think of myself as a director or writer. I think of myself as a filmmaker. Conrad Hall
[ Director Filmmaker Myself Think Writer]
I have had the good fortune to see how my articles have directly benefited some farmers and helped build markets for their products in a way that preserves land from development. That makes me a hopeless optimist. Michael Pollan
[ Articles Benefited Build Development Directly Farmers Fortune Good Had Helped Hopeless How Land Makes Markets Optimist Preserves Products See Some Their Way]
There have been many different artists that have been inspirational. I suppose the question is directed to what was the reason why I went into fantasy illustration. Boris Vallejo
[ Artists Been Different Directed Fantasy Illustration Inspirational Into Many Question Reason Suppose Went Why]
If they are, then the only ultimate truths are the particulars of concrete experience, and no postulate or general assumption is inherent in science until its proceedings become systematic, or the truths already reached give direction to further research. Chauncey Wright
[ Already Assumption Become Concrete Direction Experience Further General Give Inherent Only Particulars Postulate Proceedings Reached Research Science Systematic Then Truths Ultimate Until]
I always think that a director who knows about the technical side, but cares about the acting performances and casting as well, is ahead of the game. Bob Balaban
[ Acting Ahead Always Cares Casting Director Game Knows Performances Side Technical Think Well]
Boys frustrate me. I hate all their indirect messages, I hate game playing. Do you like me or don't you? Just tell me so I can get over you. Kirsten Dunst
[ Boys Frustrate Game Get Hate Indirect Just Messages Over Playing Tell Their]
If a rich person invests in a business, either directly or through stock purchases, it means business can grow and hire more people. Terry Savage
[ Business Directly Either Grow Hire Invests Means More Person Purchases Rich Stock Through]
Probably all the attention to poetry results in some value, though the attention is more often directed to lesser than to greater values. A. R. Ammons
[ Attention Directed Greater Lesser More Often Poetry Probably Results Some Than Though Value Values]
I've never directed, but it must be humbling. Holly Hunter
[ Directed Humbling Must Never]
But the privileges that one has enjoyed and exploited can sometimes turn against you: nobody thinks of you as a director, you are always an actress. Sophie Marceau
[ Actress Against Always Director Enjoyed Exploited Nobody Privileges Sometimes Thinks Turn]
As an artist, program directors always want to put you in a little box. Angie Stone
[ Always Artist Box Directors Little Program Put Want]
Whereas I think in New York every step is a detour in every direction. Jason Schwartzman
[ Detour Direction Every New Step Think Whereas York]
I've taught Sunday school, I've sung in the choir, I directed a choir. Elizabeth Moon
[ Choir Directed School Sunday Sung Taught]
I want to swim in both directions at once. Desire success, court failure. Alan Rickman
[ Both Court Desire Directions Failure Once Success Swim Want]
I was now successful in proving that a direction of movement is localized in the cerebellum. Robert Barany
[ Direction Movement Now Proving Successful]
Quality is a direct experience independent of and prior to intellectual abstractions. Robert M. Pirsig
[ Abstractions Direct Experience Independent Intellectual Prior Quality]
Eventually, everyone said, Why don't you direct? It would save time. And that's how it started. Melissa Joan Hart
[ Direct Eventually Everyone How Said Save Started Time Why Would]
In a theater, the part is mine and I can control it as I want to. In the movies, I don't have direct contact, and I am fighting technical machinery. Max von Sydow
[ Am Contact Control Direct Fighting Machinery Mine Movies Part Technical Theater Want]
My sole inspiration is a telephone call from a director. Cole Porter
[ Call Director Inspiration Sole Telephone]
While a lab Director can get done the things that he regards as important, he has the more important job of bringing out the best ideas of the broader scientific community. Burton Richter
[ Best Bringing Broader Community Director Done Get Ideas Important Job Lab More Out Regards Scientific Things While]
Fundamentally, whether directing in the theatre or a film, you have to be a good storyteller, regardless of the form. The thing I had to work hardest at was thinking in shots. John Crowley
[ Directing Film Form Fundamentally Good Had Hardest Regardless Shots Storyteller Theatre Thing Thinking Whether Work]
That's why editors and publishers will never be obsolete: a reader wants someone with taste and authority to point them in the direction of the good stuff, and to keep the awful stuff away from their door. Walter Jon Williams
[ Authority Away Awful Direction Door Editors Good Keep Never Obsolete Point Publishers Reader Someone Stuff Taste Their Them Wants Why Will]
James Ivory comes close to the actors for the first rehearsal. He more or less lets you direct yourself and then will only correct you if he finds it incorrect. Leslie Caron
[ Actors Close Comes Correct Direct Finds First Incorrect Ivory James Less Lets More Only Rehearsal Then Will Yourself]
You're a wise person if you can easily direct your attention to what ever needs it. Terence
[ Attention Direct Easily Ever Needs Person Wise Your]
My interest in matters more directly concerned with the handling of particles was growing, in the meantime, stimulated by many contacts with people understanding accelerators. Simon van der Meer
[ Concerned Contacts Directly Growing Handling Interest Many Matters Meantime More Particles Stimulated Understanding]
Mankiewicz was a brilliant director. Richard Widmark
[ Brilliant Director]
So whatever I might have started to learn at that age was all undone by the next director and next crew in the next cheap picture, because I was allowed to get away with murder. Jackie Cooper
[ Age Allowed Away Because Cheap Crew Director Get Learn Might Murder Next Picture Started Undone Whatever]
In rating ease of description as very important, we are essentially asserting a belief in quantitative knowledge - a belief that most of the key questions in our world sooner or later demand answers to 'by how much?' rather than merely to 'in which direction?' John Tuley
[ Answers Asserting Belief Demand Description Direction Ease Essentially How Important Key Knowledge Later Merely Most Much Our Quantitative Questions Rather Rating Sooner Than Very Which World]
When you see the films of certain young directors, you get the impression that film history begins for them around 1980. Jacques Rivette
[ Around Begins Certain Directors Film Films Get History Impression See Them Young]
I wrote most of these songs right before the end. A lot of these songs are about that. Even if it's not direct, you can feel the beginning of the end of the breakup in these songs. Gene Ween
[ Before Beginning Breakup Direct End Even Feel Lot Most Right Songs These Wrote]
A bachelor is a man who comes to work each morning from a different direction. Sholom Aleichem
[ Bachelor Comes Different Direction Each Man Morning Work]
Directing is creating a whole. You're able to combine different elements and create a film that is unique and true to your vision. Tim Robbins
[ Able Combine Create Creating Different Directing Elements Film True Unique Vision Whole Your]
This avidity alone, of acquiring goods and possessions for ourselves and our nearest friends, is insatiable, perpetual, universal, and directly destructive of society. David Hume
[ Acquiring Alone Destructive Directly Friends Goods Insatiable Nearest Our Ourselves Perpetual Possessions Society Universal]
To my mind, the most important aspect of the Nobel Awards is that they bring home to the masses of the peoples of all nations, a realization of their common interests. They carry to those who have no direct contact with science the international spirit. Irving Langmuir
[ Aspect Awards Bring Carry Common Contact Direct Home Important Interests International Masses Mind Most Nations Nobel Peoples Realization Science Spirit Their Those]
I began taking liberties a long time ago; now it is standard practice for most directors to ignore the rules. Michelangelo Antonioni
[ Ago Began Directors Ignore Liberties Long Most Now Practice Rules Standard Taking Time]
Directing television is really hard - it's so fast. You shoot an hour show in seven days. Steve Buscemi
[ Days Directing Fast Hard Hour Really Seven Shoot Show Television]
Trent likes to record guitars direct, whereas I've always preferred playing through an amplifier. Daisy Berkowitz
[ Always Amplifier Direct Guitars Likes Playing Preferred Record Through Trent Whereas]
I do like to work with young directors because it's such a difficult business that I think after directors have been around a while sometimes, not always, but sometimes their passion gets siphoned off because they get hurt. Ellen Burstyn
[ After Always Around Because Been Business Difficult Directors Get Gets Hurt Off Passion Sometimes Such Their Think While Work Young]
Sometimes there are two very opposite directions, and we go with the stronger one at the end. It's an impulse thing, like, 'Oh, I love both so much, but it's got to be one or the other because the two don't work together.' Marc Jacobs
[ Because Both Directions End Go Got Impulse Love Much Oh Opposite Other Sometimes Stronger Thing Together Two Very Work]
The fashions of the ages vary in this direction and that, but they vary for the most part from a central road which was struck out by the imagination of Greece. Gilbert Murray
[ Ages Central Direction Fashions Greece Imagination Most Out Part Road Struck Vary Which]
There are thousands of directors in Hollywood. Penelope Spheeris
[ Directors Hollywood Thousands]
If you need to take a step back from day-to-day operations and plot out the long-term direction of your user experience strategy, consultants can give you a perspective you can't get on your own. Jesse James Garrett
[ Back Consultants Day-To-Day Direction Experience Get Give Long-Term Need Operations Out Own Perspective Plot Step Strategy Take User Your]
Perhaps of all the most basic elements of music, rhythm most directly affects our central nervous system. George Crumb
[ Affects Basic Central Directly Elements Most Music Nervous Our Perhaps Rhythm System]
Good directing is about getting the performance to be just what's right for the movie. Roland Joffe
[ Directing Getting Good Just Movie Performance Right]
I have many valentines. My mom and my sister and my directors. I got calls from all of them. And my friends. I respect what Valentine's Day stands for because it is about love. Michelle Trachtenberg
[ Because Calls Day Directors Friends Got Love Many Mom Respect Sister Stands Them Valentine Valentines]
It's really rare for film directors to be that interested in things other than themselves. Alan Cumming
[ Directors Film Interested Other Rare Really Than Themselves Things]
Democrats are committed to mapping a new direction in Iraq, and we will work with the President and the new Defense Secretary to ensure that the will of the American people guides our future actions. Jim Clyburn
[ Actions American Committed Defense Democrats Direction Ensure Future Guides Iraq Mapping New Our President Secretary Will Work]
I'm currently trying to direct my own material. Tom Skerritt
[ Currently Direct Material Own Trying]
Producing is hell, writing is frustrating, acting is really satisfying, directing is heaven. Salma Hayek
[ Acting Directing Frustrating Heaven Hell Producing Really Satisfying Writing]
As long as we, again, kind of keep earning the sequels with material and I'm confident Mike can, I'm in. You know I always want to do those. But I also want to keep going in some of the direction as Meet the Parents has. Jay Roach
[ Again Also Always Confident Direction Earning Going Keep Kind Know Long Material Meet Mike Parents Sequels Some Those Want]
I sure lost my musical direction in Hollywood. My songs were the same conveyer belt mass production, just like most of my movies were. Elvis Presley
[ Belt Direction Hollywood Just Lost Mass Most Movies Musical Production Same Songs Sure Were]
Throughout the human experience people have read history because they felt that it was a pleasure and that it was in some way instructive. The profession of professor of history has taken it in a very different direction. Donald Kagan
[ Because Different Direction Experience Felt History Human Instructive Pleasure Profession Professor Read Some Taken Throughout Very Way]
The tax on capital gains directly affects investment decisions, the mobility and flow of risk capital... the ease or difficulty experienced by new ventures in obtaining capital, and thereby the strength and potential for growth in the economy. John F. Kennedy
[ Affects Capital Decisions Difficulty Directly Ease Economy Experienced Flow Gains Growth Investment Mobility New Obtaining Potential Risk Strength Tax Thereby Ventures]
The heart of the matter seems to me to be the direct interaction between one's making a poem in English and a poem in the language that one understands and values. I don't see how you can do it otherwise. Robert Fitzgerald
[ Between Direct English Heart How Interaction Language Making Matter Otherwise Poem See Seems Understands Values]
Absolutely. I can produce. I can write. I can direct. Frank Langella
[ Absolutely Direct Produce Write]
The colonies had little occasion to feel or to resent direct royal prerogative. Albert Bushnell Hart
[ Colonies Direct Feel Had Little Occasion Prerogative Resent Royal]
It is wise to direct your anger towards problems - not people; to focus your energies on answers - not excuses. William Arthur Ward
[ Anger Answers Direct Energies Excuses Focus Problems Towards Wise Your]
Lesbian existence comprises both the breaking of a taboo and the rejection of a compulsory way of life. It is also a direct or indirect attack on the male right of access to women. Adrienne Rich
[ Access Also Attack Both Breaking Comprises Compulsory Direct Existence Indirect Lesbian Life Male Rejection Right Taboo Way Women]
When I heard about the first Tomb Raider, I was very interested and I would have liked to have directed that. When I was approached for the second film, I was delighted. Jan de Bont
[ Approached Delighted Directed Film First Heard Interested Liked Raider Second Tomb Very Would]
Part of the advantage, and part of the result of trying to be a producer and director, are the practical things, you find. It's so advantageous to go to a place that you already have a feel for, a literal and spiritual familiarity. Campbell Scott
[ Advantage Advantageous Already Director Familiarity Feel Find Go Literal Part Place Practical Producer Result Spiritual Things Trying]
Change occurs in direct proportion to dissatisfaction, but dissatisfaction never changes. Douglas Horton
[ Change Changes Direct Dissatisfaction Never Occurs Proportion]
It's a morality film, and it poses the question "What would you do?" I took it very seriously, just as the director did in terms of atmosphere and lighting, and I was just trying to help that vision along. Kevin Williamson
[ Along Atmosphere Did Director Film Help Just Lighting Morality Poses Question Seriously Terms Took Trying Very Vision Would]
We studied the light source in the direction of the magnetic force, we perforated the poles of the magnet; but even in the direction of the magnetic lines of force we found that our result was confirmed. Pieter Zeeman
[ Confirmed Direction Even Force Found Light Lines Magnet Magnetic Our Poles Result Source Studied]
I play the father in the scene when Will and Tommy go back to Tommy's old apartment. It was a big mistake. I hope not to be in the next movie I direct. Barry Sonnenfeld
[ Apartment Back Big Direct Father Go Hope Mistake Movie Next Old Play Scene Tommy Will]
Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward in the same direction. Antoine de Saint-Exupery
[ Consist Direction Does Each Gazing Life Looking Love Other Outward Same Taught Us]
I have a film I want to direct. Gena Rowlands was going to do it with me a long time ago. It's about an older woman who's running a ranch in the west the old fashioned way. William Hurt
[ Ago Direct Fashioned Film Going Long Old Older Ranch Running Time Want Way West Woman]
Sweden was very nice. I did a lot of television. I wrote, directed and was in a lot of television there. Lee Hazlewood
[ Did Directed Lot Nice Sweden Television Very Wrote]
As a first-time director in America, I feel I've been very fortunate. Sam Mendes
[ America Been Director Feel First-Time Fortunate Very]
I don't have any particular excitement about working with any specific director or actor at this point. Sean Penn
[ Actor Any Director Excitement Particular Point Specific Working]
Not at all, I wanted to go into medicine. I took science in college. But my dad was a Producer - Director in Kannada films, and someone saw me, and one thing led to another. Soundarya
[ Another College Dad Director Films Go Into Led Medicine Producer Saw Science Someone Thing Took Wanted]
I don't know why directors sign on to these projects and completely rewrite everything. Larry Wachowski
[ Completely Directors Everything Know Projects Rewrite Sign These Why]
The quality of light by which we scrutinize our lives has direct bearing upon the product which we live, and upon the changes which we hope to bring about through those lives. Audre Lorde
[ Bearing Bring Changes Direct Hope Light Live Lives Our Product Quality Scrutinize Those Through Upon Which]
I don't think that a leader can control, to any great extent, his destiny. Very seldom can he step in and change the situation if the forces of history are running in another direction. Richard M. Nixon
[ Another Any Change Control Destiny Direction Extent Forces Great His History Leader Running Seldom Situation Step Think Very]
A liberal knows that the only certainty in this life is change but believes that the change can be directed toward a constructive end. Henry A. Wallace
[ Believes Certainty Change Constructive Directed End Knows Liberal Life Only Toward]
Symptoms, those you believe you recognize, seem to you irrational because you take them in an isolated manner, and you want to interpret them directly. Jacques Lacan
[ Because Believe Directly Interpret Irrational Isolated Manner Recognize Seem Symptoms Take Them Those Want]
If you take 2001: A Space Odyssey as an example of somebody who creates a new language in film by what he was able to accomplish with art direction, photography, lighting, etc., it is still a gold standard for science fiction. Matthew Modine
[ Able Accomplish Art Creates Direction Etc Example Fiction Film Gold Language Lighting New Odyssey Photography Science Somebody Space Standard Still Take]
But it is well to remember that we are dealing with nations every one of which has a direct individual interest to serve, and there is grave danger in an unshared idealism. Henry Cabot Lodge
[ Danger Dealing Direct Every Grave Idealism Individual Interest Nations Remember Serve Well Which]
It could be a great script but the director is not the right person for me to work for at this time. So there are a lot of elements that come into play and a lot of variables, but more than anything it's got to be a great script and a great character. Blair Underwood
[ Anything Character Come Could Director Elements Got Great Into Lot More Person Play Right Script Than Time Variables Work]
And that's actually the brunt of what we do is, people going straight from their workplace, straight from home, straight into the classroom and working directly with the students. So then we're able to work with thousands and thousands more students. Dave Eggers
[ Able Actually Brunt Classroom Directly Going Home Into More Straight Students Their Then Thousands Work Working Workplace]
The direct use of force is such a poor solution to any problem, it is generally employed only by small children and large nations. David Friedman War
[ Any Children Direct Employed Force Generally Large Nations Only Poor Problem Small Solution Such Use]
If you board the wrong train, it is no use running along the corridor in the other direction. Dietrich Bonhoeffer
[ Along Board Corridor Direction Other Running Train Use Wrong]
I mean he's a very famous director... they're not going to put their... and he's very tough, he doesn't like interference at all, so he kept them at bay. Ronald Harwood
[ Bay Director Famous Going Interference Kept Mean Put Their Them Tough Very]
The Department of Cell Biology at Johns Hopkins was founded and directed by Tom Pollard, an engaging young scientist with remarkable energy and enthusiasm. Peter Agre
[ Biology Cell Department Directed Energy Engaging Enthusiasm Founded Hopkins Johns Remarkable Scientist Tom Young]
The way you want to respond is to ask a question: Is this technology directly relevant to our hedgehog concept? If the answer is YES, then we want to become pioneers, not in the technology, but in the application of that technology specifically linked to our hedgehog concept. James Collins
[ Answer Application Ask Become Concept Directly Hedgehog Linked Our Pioneers Question Relevant Respond Specifically Technology Then Want Way Yes]
The reform of state industry, and most directly related to that, the banking sector, is enormously daunting. William Kirby
[ Banking Daunting Directly Enormously Industry Most Reform Related Sector State]
I don't mind writing so I didn't find that difficult, it's just a question of finding the time to do it. I kind of like the direct connection with the fans actually, it's pretty neat. David Cronenberg
[ Actually Connection Difficult Direct Fans Find Finding Just Kind Mind Neat Pretty Question Time Writing]
A good bassist determines the direction of any band. Ron Carter
[ Any Band Determines Direction Good]
Work is fun to me. All those years of being an actor and a director and not being able to get a job - two weeks is too long to not know what my next job will be. Dennis Hopper
[ Able Actor Being Director Fun Get Job Know Long Next Those Too Two Weeks Will Work Years]
I like working as a director most. Stephen Chow
[ Director Most Working]
I couldn't spell anything. I couldn't remember anything, but I could go to a movie and I knew who starred in it, who directed it, everything. Quentin Tarantino
[ Anything Could Directed Everything Go Knew Movie Remember Spell Starred]
Do you know what directors go through? It's just hell. Like, why do I work so hard - to think I'm only going to see this movie five times and then never see it again 'cause I'm so sick of it? What is it worth, honestly? Michael Bay
[ Again Cause Directors Five Go Going Hard Hell Honestly Just Know Movie Never Only See Sick Then Think Through Times Why Work Worth]
Directors are never in short supply of girlfriends. Bob Fosse
[ Directors Girlfriends Never Short Supply]
I was a bartender in New York and I overheard this girl saying she made $3000 doing a commercial. A kid at work told me, 'Hey, I know this director and he'd really like you!'. So I walked into this guy's office and was like 'I was thinking maybe I could make $3000' and he hired me for commercials, short films, like 15 jobs in a row. Pauley Perrette
[ Bartender Commercial Commercials Could Director Doing Films Girl Guy Hey Hired Into Jobs Kid Know Made Make Maybe New Office Overheard Really Row Saying She Short Thinking Told Walked Work York]
Life always rides in strength to victory, not through internationalism... but only through the direct responsibility of the individual. Frank Lloyd Wright
[ Always Direct Individual Internationalism Life Only Responsibility Rides Strength Through Victory]
I didn't know Albert back then - I just learned to play that way. He and I were the only guys that played left-handed. Then left-handed people came from every direction. Otis Rush
[ Albert Back Came Direction Every Guys Just Know Learned Left-Handed Only Play Played Then Way Were]
Now, I have big-money offers on three movies, and I have director approval. That's kind of scary,' he says. 'No directors have been attached. That's a lot of pressure on me. Cuba Gooding, Jr.
[ Approval Attached Been Director Directors Kind Lot Movies Now Offers Pressure Says Scary Three]
I directed a movie and now, I'm going to do the editing. Salma Hayek
[ Directed Editing Going Movie Now]
Actually I'd had a certain amount of experience in Europe in the inter-war period, as a banker, and I was also a member of the Board of Directors of the International Chamber of Commerce. W. Averell Harriman
[ Actually Also Amount Banker Board Certain Chamber Commerce Directors Europe Experience Had International Member Period]
You have to listen to what resonates within your own gut. You find your direction there. Your voice comes out. Kathy Mattea
[ Comes Direction Find Gut Listen Out Own Resonates Voice Within Your]
I'm always interested in mixing technology and music. You know, maybe I'll have a MIDI bass pickup at some point, I don't really think that's the direction I would want to go. Mike Gordon
[ Always Bass Direction Go Interested Know Maybe Midi Mixing Music Pickup Point Really Some Technology Think Want Would]
I used to love Woody Allen but feel he's become a hack as a director. Bullets Over Broadway is the only film of his I've enjoyed in the last 10 years. Douglas Wood
[ Allen Become Broadway Bullets Director Enjoyed Feel Film Hack His Last Love Only Over Used Woody Years]
During my six years with them Dr Garnet Davey (subsequently Research Director) constantly supported me and, I have no doubt, fought many battles on my behalf to keep the initially controversial programme going. James W. Black
[ Battles Behalf Constantly Controversial Director Doubt Dr During Fought Going Initially Keep Many Programme Research Six Subsequently Supported Them Years]
Well firstly, that points certainly at the need for international standards on biometrics that would move in the same direction so that we can have the same technical requirements. Asa Hutchinson
[ Certainly Direction Firstly International Move Need Points Requirements Same Standards Technical Well Would]
Sam Wood, the director, made most of his money as a real estate agent; there was nothing of the temperamental artist about him. Gloria Swanson
[ Agent Artist Director Estate Him His Made Money Most Nothing Real Sam Temperamental Wood]
I never consciously do any work directly influenced from any movie, unless I'm doing a parody. Ted Rall
[ Any Consciously Directly Doing Influenced Movie Never Parody Unless Work]
Nothing is harder to direct than a man in prosperity; nothing more easily managed that one is adversity. Plutarch
[ Adversity Direct Easily Harder Man Managed More Nothing Prosperity Than]
I personally take cues directly from the script, then I like to surprise the other actors. But you must maintain control on a level and see how far you can go up, down or out emotionally. You have to balance the craft with spontaneity. Lusia Strus
[ Actors Balance Control Craft Cues Directly Down Emotionally Far Go How Level Maintain Must Other Out Personally Script See Spontaneity Surprise Take Then Up]
Higher ceilings allow the use indirect lighting, which is much healthier and reduces glare. Helmut Jahn
[ Allow Glare Healthier Higher Indirect Lighting Much Reduces Use Which]
As a director, I also get to sit and watch actors and learn from them in a way that I don't get to do when I'm just acting. Stanley Tucci
[ Acting Actors Also