Authors that match 'gang'.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe German Poet (1749-1832)
Wolfgang Hildesheimer German Author (1916-1991)
Erich Wolfgang Korngold Austrian Composer (1897-1957)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Austrian Musician (1756-1791)
Wolfgang Petersen German Director (1941-)
Wolfgang Puck Austrian Celebrity (1949-)
Wolfgang Staudte German Director (1906-1984)

Quotations that match 'gang'.

I had friends at school, but I was never part of a gang and I dreamed of that sense of belonging to a group. You know, where people would call me 'Em' and shout across the bar, 'Em, what are you drinking?' after the show. Emily Mortimer
[ Across After Bar Belonging Call Dreamed Drinking Em Friends Gang Group Had Know Never Part School Sense Shout Show Where Would]
I sometimes read in a gossip column that I was at a party when I was in Europe at the time. It sometimes feels I've got a Doppelganger somewhere. Candace Bushnell
[ Column Europe Feels Gossip Got Party Read Sometimes Somewhere Time]
I had the advantage of reading the book, and when the script was first submitted to me, it was just another gangster story - the east side taking over the west side and all that. Edward G. Robinson
[ Advantage Another Book East First Gangster Had Just Over Reading Script Side Story Submitted Taking West]
I love attention. If I see a gang of girls? That makes me dance even more! Chris Brown
[ Attention Dance Even Gang Girls Love Makes More See]
From a parent's right to know what their children are doing, to protecting citizens across the country from the growing threat of gang violence, the House Democrat leadership is simply out to lunch. Virginia Foxx
[ Across Children Citizens Country Democrat Doing Gang Growing House Know Leadership Lunch Out Parent Protecting Right Simply Their Threat Violence]
I would suggest that teachers show their students concrete examples of the negative effects of the actions that gangsta rappers glorify. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
[ Actions Concrete Effects Examples Gangsta Glorify Negative Rappers Show Students Suggest Teachers Their Would]
A general loathing of a gang or sect usually has some sound basis in instinct. Ezra Pound
[ Basis Gang General Instinct Loathing Sect Some Sound Usually]
Each party steals so many articles of faith from the other, and the candidates spend so much time making each other's speeches, that by the time election day is past there is nothing much to do save turn the sitting rascals out and let a new gang in. H. L. Mencken
[ Articles Candidates Day Each Election Faith Gang Making Many Much New Nothing Other Out Party Past Rascals Save Sitting Speeches Spend Steals Time Turn]
Where I come from, a lot of people didn't have money, but they didn't have gangs or drugs either. Kristin Davis
[ Come Either Gangs Lot Money Where]
We need to get serious about combating gang violence on Long Island, and the entire nation. Tim Bishop
[ Combating Entire Gang Get Island Long Nation Need Serious Violence]
I've always been into films. I've been offered lots of films but they've always been these very stereotypical roles. They wanted me to play some gangster or street guy, or pimp, drug addict. Lenny Kravitz
[ Addict Always Been Films Gangster Guy Into Lots Offered Pimp Play Roles Some Stereotypical Street These Very Wanted]
I'm not different for the sake of being different, only for the desperate sake of being myself. I can't join your gang: you'd think I was a phony and I'd know it. Vivian Stanshall
[ Being Desperate Different Gang Join Know Myself Only Phony Sake Think Your]
It is important that gang members are aware that if they engage in aggravated assault, maiming, kidnapping, or manslaughter that they will receiving a minimum sentence of 30 years. Albert Wynn
[ Aggravated Assault Aware Engage Gang Important Kidnapping Members Minimum Receiving Sentence Will Years]
The supreme quality for leadership is unquestionably integrity. Without it, no real success is possible, no matter whether it is on a section gang, a football field, in an army, or in an office. Dwight D. Eisenhower
[ Army Field Football Gang Integrity Leadership Matter Office Possible Quality Real Section Success Supreme Unquestionably Whether Without]
I like the idea of being out there regularly with an audience and with a funny gang of people. That's what I grew up with - doing television, doing shows every week. Eric Idle
[ Audience Being Doing Every Funny Gang Grew Idea Out Regularly Shows Television Up Week]
Westerns was why I got into the business. I grew up on a small farm in California and all I ever wanted to do was to play gangsters and cowboys in movies. Brion James
[ Business California Cowboys Ever Farm Gangsters Got Grew Into Movies Play Small Up Wanted Westerns Why]
Three thousand jurisdictions across the U.S. are estimated to have had gang activity in 2001. In 2002, 32% of cities with a population of 25 to 50 thousand reported a gang-related homicide. Bob Filner
[ Across Activity Cities Estimated Gang Had Homicide Population Reported Thousand Three]
Already this war on gangs in California is taking money from universities to build prisons, and the universities have some clout. Tom Hayden
[ Already Build California Clout Gangs Money Prisons Some Taking Universities War]
To me, the 90's signaled the end of glam rock, the beginning of gangsta rap, and hopefully the beginning and end of boy bands. Shane West
[ Bands Beginning Boy End Gangsta Glam Hopefully Rap Rock]
Yeah, you know, you like it to come on like gangbusters, but you get into passages that are very interesting and subtle, and sometimes your original intent changes quite a bit. Roy Lichtenstein
[ Bit Changes Come Get Intent Interesting Into Know Original Passages Quite Sometimes Subtle Very Yeah Your]
The reason that MGM hired Bobby for Our Gang was that they could look at him and say, cry, and he'd cry, and not many kids can do that unless they really want to cry. Tommy Bond
[ Bobby Could Cry Gang Him Hired Kids Look Many Mgm Our Really Reason Say Unless Want]
Drug prohibition has caused gang warfare and other violent crimes by raising the prices of drugs so much that vicious criminals enter the market to make astronomical profits, and addicts rob and steal to get money to pay the inflated prices for their drugs. Michael Badnarik
[ Addicts Astronomical Caused Crimes Criminals Enter Gang Get Inflated Make Market Money Much Other Pay Prices Profits Prohibition Raising Rob Steal Their Vicious Violent Warfare]
It's so easy for a kid to join a gang, to do drugs... we should make it that easy to be involved in football and academics. Snoop Dogg
[ Academics Easy Football Gang Involved Join Kid Make Should]
My strangest media moment a photo session they all had dressed up like 50 gangsters. That was pretty cool. We have to get some more of those kind of photos sometimes. Kerry King
[ Cool Dressed Gangsters Get Had Kind Media Moment More Photo Photos Pretty Session Some Sometimes Strangest Those Up]
And what is needed to prevent them from joining gangs was ample recreation for boys as well as girls, jobs and internships for training and money, and assistance to allow their families to live in decent homes. Bobby Scott
[ Allow Ample Assistance Boys Decent Families Gangs Girls Homes Jobs Joining Live Money Needed Prevent Recreation Their Them Training Well]
I was such a dork. I was too big. I was really gangly. Kristen Johnston
[ Big Dork Really Such Too]
I'm not gangly; I'm very coordinated. I do have a bit of a baby face. But I guess that just means I'll be working longer. Tim Robbins
[ Baby Bit Coordinated Face Guess Just Longer Means Very Working]
Liquor prohibition led to the rise of organized crime in America, and drug prohibition has led to the rise of the gang problems we have now. Drew Carey
[ America Crime Gang Led Liquor Now Organized Problems Prohibition Rise]
I'm in prison. But my heart and mind is free. Gangsta haters on the streets are doing more time than me. They need 30 police escorts with them every time they walk down the street. Suge Knight
[ Doing Down Every Free Gangsta Haters Heart Mind More Need Police Prison Street Streets Than Them Time Walk]
How many gangsters you know, from Al Capone up to John Gotti, been gay? Method Man
[ Al Been Capone Gangsters Gay How John Know Many Up]
Like art and politics, gangsterism is a very important avenue of assimilation into society. E. L. Doctorow
[ Art Assimilation Avenue Important Into Politics Society Very]
Terrorism, ladies and gentlemen, in my eyes I have a very, very, very simple explanation. Gangs of criminals, killers, used unfortunately by certain governments in the past for political purposes, who are on their own now as gangs. Hamid Karzai
[ Certain Criminals Explanation Eyes Gangs Gentlemen Governments Killers Ladies Now Own Past Political Purposes Simple Terrorism Their Unfortunately Used Very]
I don't think any gay dude is gangsta, period. Method Man
[ Any Dude Gangsta Gay Period Think]
I consciously decided not to be a 'London' actor. Those gangster movies made a lot of East End actors think they were movie stars. And I was very aware that they were going to go out of fashion. Eddie Marsan
[ Actor Actors Aware Consciously Decided East End Fashion Gangster Go Going London Lot Made Movie Movies Out Stars Think Those Very Were]
The great nations have always acted like gangsters, and the small nations like prostitutes. Stanley Kubrick
[ Acted Always Gangsters Great Nations Small]
I definitely would like to do something serious. Not like a love story, but serious like maybe a gangster or a mobster. A gang or a mob movie would be great. Jason Mewes
[ Definitely Gang Gangster Great Love Maybe Mob Movie Serious Something Story Would]
I've written a book on gangs, taught a course on gangs at Occidental. Tom Hayden
[ Book Course Gangs Taught Written]
However, don't let these statistics mislead you, gang violence is not limited to California and or big urban areas - that might have been true a while ago but it is no longer the case today. Bob Filner
[ Ago Areas Been Big California Case Gang However Limited Longer Might Mislead Statistics These Today True Urban Violence While]
I had seen so many injustices done in the court by well-meaning people. I had lost fourteen clients to gang violence in only seven years. I was angry at a system I thought had failed my clients, and I was part of it. Richard Helms
[ Angry Clients Court Done Failed Fourteen Gang Had Injustices Lost Many Only Part Seen Seven System Thought Violence Well-Meaning Years]
I thought Nixon was getting ganged up on, but when I heard the tapes, I was shocked and terribly saddened. Walter Annenberg
[ Getting Heard Nixon Saddened Shocked Tapes Terribly Thought Up]
I'd love to play a gangster but I think people might say I looked a bit too young and cheeky to play a character who'd just blown someones head off! Dominic Monaghan
[ Bit Blown Character Gangster Head Just Looked Love Might Off Play Say Think Too Young]
I have consciously not taken the role of a gangster, which has been offered to me far too many times. Stanley Tucci
[ Been Consciously Far Gangster Many Offered Role Taken Times Too Which]
Unfortunately, my district like many others across the country has a problem with gangs, which is why I introduced this amendment. Bob Filner
[ Across Amendment Country District Gangs Introduced Many Others Problem Unfortunately Which Why]
Every city in the world always has a gang, a street gang, or the so-called outcasts. Jimi Hendrix
[ Always City Every Gang Outcasts So-Called Street World]
The border between the Real and the Unreal is not fixed, but just marks the last place where rival gangs of shamans fought each other to a standstill. Robert Anton Wilson
[ Between Border Each Fixed Fought Gangs Just Last Marks Other Place Real Rival Standstill Unreal Where]
There is a strange kind of human being in whom there is an eternal struggle between body and soul, animal and god, for dominance. In all great men this mixture is striking, and in none more so than in Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Alfred Einstein
[ Amadeus Animal Being Between Body Dominance Eternal God Great Human Kind Men Mixture More Mozart None Soul Strange Striking Struggle Than Whom]
I was a gang leader. Although, it was a gang for defensive purposes. It was not a gang to sell drugs. Jack Bowman
[ Although Defensive Gang Leader Purposes Sell]
Shootouts are not gunfights of honor, they're gang wars and racial riots. Jessica Savitch
[ Gang Honor Racial Riots Shootouts Wars]
My parents were laborers so we lived on South Park, which was a low-income region of Seattle. You had a choice - you either joined or formed a gang or you let others bully you. Jack Bowman
[ Bully Choice Either Formed Gang Had Joined Laborers Lived Low-Income Others Parents Park Region Seattle South Were Which]
The peace and justice movement has to expand and not run away from the plight of gang members. Tom Hayden
[ Away Expand Gang Justice Members Movement Peace Plight Run]
We did not get any money from the early records. It was all taken by crooked managers. It is just a gangster's paradise. Robert Wyatt
[ Any Crooked Did Early Gangster Get Just Managers Money Paradise Records Taken]
And remember, where you have a concentration of power in a few hands, all too frequently men with the mentality of gangsters get control. History has proven that. Lord Acton
[ Concentration Control Few Frequently Gangsters Get Hands History Men Mentality Power Proven Remember Too Where]
George Raft may or may not have gone both ways, but he was very sensitive to what they said about him, and it was one factor why he decided to play all those gangsters in the movies. Cesar Romero
[ Both Decided Factor Gangsters George Gone Him May Movies Play Raft Said Sensitive Those Very Ways Why]
I decided that if the police couldn't catch the gangsters, I'd create a fellow who could. Chester Gould
[ Catch Could Create Decided Fellow Gangsters Police]
At home it's all Batman and Star Wars and they do gang up on me. Sometimes I don't want to dress up as Darth Vader or play train sets, so I'll go out for a drink with the girls. Sadie Frost
[ Batman Darth Dress Drink Gang Girls Go Home Out Play Sets Sometimes Star Train Up Vader Want Wars]
Gang violence in America is not a sudden problem. It has been a part of urban life for years, offering an aggressive definition and identity to those seeking a place to belong in the chaos of large metropolitan areas. Dave Reichert
[ Aggressive America Areas Been Belong Chaos Definition Gang Identity Large Life Metropolitan Offering Part Place Problem Seeking Sudden Those Urban Violence Years]
The speed of the leader is the speed of the gang. Mary Kay Ash Leadership
[ Gang Leader Speed]
The Italian gangster thing has become a form of the modern-day Western. Armand Assante
[ Become Form Gangster Italian Modern-Day Thing Western]
How did we suddenly become entranced with gangster culture? I saw it this morning on campus. When did the black community say we should all look like criminals? Tim Reid
[ Become Black Campus Community Criminals Culture Did Entranced Gangster How Look Morning Saw Say Should Suddenly]
I met the Colonel when Elvis was recording some song I'd written for one of his movies. Elvis was just having fun with the gang and all the Memphis boys and Colonel Parker was sitting over here in like a theater seat. Mac Davis
[ Boys Colonel Elvis Fun Gang Having Here His Just Memphis Met Movies Over Parker Recording Seat Sitting Some Song Theater Written]
Raise your eyes and count the small gang of your oppressors who are only strong through the blood they suck from you and through your arms which you lend them unwillingly. Georg Buchner
[ Arms Blood Count Eyes Gang Lend Only Oppressors Raise Small Strong Suck Them Through Unwillingly Which Your]
It works in the comic book, but as the audiences have gotten older and more sophisticated, I think the stories need to grow up with them. This is a story about a couple of rival gangs and what goes wrong in a couple of days. Todd McFarlane
[ Audiences Book Comic Couple Days Gangs Goes Gotten Grow More Need Older Rival Sophisticated Stories Story Them Think Up Works Wrong]
We are so lucky Americans are impressive with what they're willing to give. We get bashed too much. And, so many young people in this country give so much. They're not all gang bangers. Jami Gertz
[ Americans Country Gang Get Give Impressive Lucky Many Much Too Willing Young]
The greatest nations have all acted like gangsters and the smallest like prostitutes. Stanley Kubrick
[ Acted Gangsters Greatest Nations Smallest]
In fact, street gangs are the primary distributor of illegal drugs in the United States. Dave Reichert
[ Distributor Fact Gangs Illegal Primary States Street United]
God almighty made women and the Rockefeller gang of thieves made the ladies. Mary Harris Jones
[ Almighty Gang God Ladies Made Rockefeller Thieves Women]
West Side Story was terribly important because of the style of the dancing and the gangs of New York. Vincente Minnelli
[ Because Dancing Gangs Important New Side Story Style Terribly West York]
A demagogue is a person with whom we disagree as to which gang should mismanage the country. Don Marquis
[ Country Disagree Gang Person Should Which Whom]
Wherever there are rock 'n' rollers, we'll play. That's what we've been doing for more than 30 years - rock 'n' roll. It's made me everything from an honorary mayor to honorary member of a motorcycle gang. Ronnie Hawkins
[ Been Doing Everything Gang Honorary Made Mayor Member More Motorcycle Play Rock Roll Rollers Than Wherever Years]
Me, myself, I was a part of gang bangin', you know what I'm sayin'? Tone Loc
[ Gang Know Myself Part Sayin]
A team is where a boy can prove his courage on his own. A gang is where a coward goes to hide. Mickey Mantle
[ Boy Courage Coward Gang Goes Hide His Own Prove Team Where]
At school, I always wanted to belong to a gang, and no one would have me. So I'd have make my own gang, but with everybody else's leftovers. Kristin Scott Thomas
[ Always Belong Else Everybody Gang Leftovers Make Own School Wanted Would]
I never really considered myself attractive. I was always kind of gangly in school. Robert Pattinson
[ Always Attractive Considered Kind Myself Never Really School]
We had an apartment on west side of Central Park. The rent was very reasonable. We found out later that it belonged to a gangster called Legs Diamond and it was a front to his headquarters. It was fine. James Stewart
[ Apartment Belonged Called Central Diamond Fine Found Front Gangster Had Headquarters His Later Legs Out Park Reasonable Rent Side Very West]
I will lay my bones by the Ganges that India might know there is one who cares. Alexander Duff
[ Bones Cares India Know Lay Might Will]
We got into all the trouble you could ever imagine. We figured that if the Jones boys and all the gangsters ran Chicago, we had our own territory now. All the stores, all the crime, we were in charge of everything, my stepbrother and my brother. Quincy Jones
[ Boys Brother Charge Chicago Could Crime Ever Everything Figured Gangsters Got Had Imagine Into Jones Now Our Own Ran Stores Territory Trouble Were]
There are two types of Chinese growing up in America. One is the kind that does really well in school, with thick, thick glasses. And the other is involved with the gangs. Donnie Yen
[ America Chinese Does Gangs Glasses Growing Involved Kind Other Really School Thick Two Types Up Well]
We need to send a clear message to gang members that violent crime will not be tolerated. Tim Bishop
[ Clear Crime Gang Members Message Need Send Tolerated Violent Will]
Now nobody get nervous, you ain't got nothing to fear. You're being robbed by the John Dillinger Gang, that's the best there is! John Dillinger
[ Being Best Fear Gang Get Got John Nervous Nobody Nothing Now Robbed]
But I was also a brat. I used to belong to a gang that went looking for fights with other gangs. Thomas Keneally
[ Also Belong Brat Fights Gang Gangs Looking Other Used Went]
It is inconceivable that even the gang who runs Russia would be willing to take on war, but one always has to remember that there seemed to be no reason in 1939 for Hitler to start war, and yet he did, and he started it with a world practically unprepared. James Forrestal
[ Always Did Even Gang Hitler Inconceivable Practically Reason Remember Runs Russia Seemed Start Started Take Unprepared War Willing World Would Yet]
As far back as I can remember, I always wanted to be a gangster. Nicholas Pileggi
[ Always Back Far Gangster Remember Wanted]
But, Eminem... No, I've loved rap for a long time, especially when it got out of its first period and became this gangsta rap, ya know this heavy rap thing? That's when I started to fall in love with it. I loved the lyrics. I loved the beat. Alan Vega
[ Beat Became Eminem Especially Fall First Gangsta Got Heavy Know Long Love Loved Lyrics Out Period Rap Started Thing Time Ya]
Bobby and I have been to various reunions of Our Gang. We've been to like three or four reunions over the past 15 years or so. We were at one in Palm Springs, California. Tommy Bond
[ Been Bobby California Four Gang Our Over Palm Past Springs Three Various Were Years]
From the age of about five to twelve I was very bad, a hideous little terror who beat people up. I was a member of the Rough Gang - we went around and terrorized all the pupils in school. Joseph Fiennes
[ Age Around Bad Beat Five Gang Hideous Little Member Pupils Rough School Terror Terrorized Twelve Up Very Went]
People are more violently opposed to fur than leather because it's safer to harass rich women than motorcycle gangs. Alexei Sayle
[ Because Fur Gangs Harass Leather More Motorcycle Opposed Rich Safer Than Violently Women]
We were in the heart of the ghetto in Chicago during the Depression, and every block - it was probably the biggest black ghetto in America - every block also is the spawning ground practically for every gangster, black and white, in America too. Quincy Jones
[ Also America Biggest Black Block Chicago Depression During Every Gangster Ghetto Ground Heart Practically Probably Too Were White]
Also, I preached to gangs on the streets of Manhattan, Brooklyn and the Bronx - and miracles began to happen. David Wilkerson
[ Also Began Bronx Brooklyn Gangs Happen Manhattan Miracles Preached Streets]
I believe that I understand gangs better than others. Because they're formed out of necessity. They're formed by people to keep from being suppressed. Jack Bowman
[ Because Being Believe Better Formed Gangs Keep Necessity Others Out Suppressed Than Understand]
Americans accept that gangsters are running the government. Tim Robbins
[ Accept Americans Gangsters Government Running]