Authors that match 'grab'.

Lucas Grabeel American Actor (1984-)
Betty Grable American Actress (1916-1973)

Quotations that match 'grab'.

To have faith is to trust yourself to the water. When you swim you don't grab hold of the water, because if you do you will sink and drown. Instead you relax, and float. Alan Watts
[ Because Drown Faith Float Grab Hold Instead Relax Sink Swim Trust Water Will Yourself]
You write a story about loneliness, and you grab them all because everybody's an expert on that one. Theodore Sturgeon
[ Because Everybody Expert Grab Loneliness Story Them Write]
I'm more of a visual person, but I think that reading's extremely important. But I'm very easily distracted. It takes certain books to really grab you in. Jason Marsden
[ Books Certain Distracted Easily Extremely Grab Important More Person Reading Really Takes Think Very Visual]
You know, people always think if you start out as a film editor, you shoot less footage. Actually, just the opposite is true. I tend to grab as much coverage as I can because as a former editor I know how important it is to have those few frames. Robert Wise
[ Actually Always Because Coverage Editor Few Film Footage Former Frames Grab How Important Just Know Less Much Opposite Out Shoot Start Tend Think Those True]
I feel like I just grabbed a big juicy worm with a right sharp hook in the middle of it. Lyndon B. Johnson
[ Big Feel Grabbed Hook Juicy Just Middle Right Sharp Worm]
Anyway, I lived on the streets and did pretty good until I got caught stealing, what was it? I kicked in a restaurant window, went in and took all the food that I wanted, and while coming out I was grabbed. Gregory Corso
[ Anyway Caught Coming Did Food Good Got Grabbed Kicked Lived Out Pretty Restaurant Stealing Streets Took Until Wanted Went While Window]
I was in preschool and a girl actually kissed me on the cheek. I didn't know what to do. I didn't know what it meant, so I instantly grabbed her face and kissed her on the lips. And, then I got suspended. Jensen Ackles
[ Actually Cheek Face Girl Got Grabbed Her Instantly Kissed Know Lips Meant Suspended Then]
What is it in my makeup that makes me grab any offer and fly around the world? Will I ever be satisfied? Can't I ever just rest? Eli Wallach
[ Any Around Ever Fly Grab Just Makes Makeup Offer Rest Satisfied Will World]
The voice of the Republican party is up for grabs. It's a contest right now. Gary Johnson
[ Contest Grabs Now Party Republican Right Up Voice]
Them pains, when blues pains grab you, you'll sing the blues right. Otis Rush
[ Blues Grab Pains Right Sing Them]
In business everyone is out to grab, to fight, to win. Either you are the under or the over dog. It is up to you to be on top. Alice Foote MacDougall
[ Business Dog Either Everyone Fight Grab Out Over Top Under Up Win]
When there is a strong woman character in a story - that always grabs me. Ang Lee
[ Always Character Grabs Story Strong Woman]
You must obey the law, always, not only when they grab you by your special place. Vladimir Putin
[ Always Grab Law Must Obey Only Place Special Your]
I saw a guy being really abusive to his girlfriend. She was asking people to help, but no one would. When he grabbed her, I tried to separate them, but he turned on me. I punched him and knocked him down. It wasn't a scandal; I was just doing what anybody should. Timothy Hutton
[ Abusive Anybody Asking Being Doing Down Girlfriend Grabbed Guy Help Her Him His Just Knocked Punched Really Saw Scandal Separate She Should Them Tried Turned Would]
And I'm supposed to grab her and kiss her and she's supposed to react. Well, what happened was, Julie was very nervous at that time, given this incredible part which she did beautifully. Rod Steiger
[ Beautifully Did Given Grab Happened Her Incredible Julie Kiss Nervous Part React She Supposed Time Very Well Which]
But since we've been fighting for first or second place, it's grabbed the media's attention. I enjoy racing them. They are a good team and when you beat them it's something to be proud of. Larry Dixon
[ Attention Beat Been Enjoy Fighting First Good Grabbed Media Place Proud Racing Second Since Something Team Them]
I was coming back from Tel Aviv recently, and we had forty minutes of bumps. I got so scared I grabbed a paper and pen and put them in my pocket, just in case we crashed and I needed to write a letter from wherever we landed. Daniela Pestova
[ Back Bumps Case Coming Crashed Forty Got Grabbed Had Just Landed Letter Minutes Needed Paper Pen Pocket Put Recently Scared Them Wherever Write]
I've never been in this business for the recognition or the awards. I just want to do good work, grab a decent paycheck, and move onto the next job. William Petersen
[ Awards Been Business Decent Good Grab Job Just Move Never Next Onto Paycheck Recognition Want Work]
I think that every show on television has its place. I think Married With Children or, I don't know, The Nanny... some people want to go home, turn on the TV and be able to iron their clothes or grab a sandwich. Come out and catch a joke and not have to follow the story. Peter Krause
[ Able Catch Children Clothes Come Every Follow Go Grab Home Iron Joke Know Married Nanny Out Place Sandwich Show Some Story Television Their Think Turn Tv Want]
I've had just about everything punched. I've had things grabbed that just shouldn't be grapped. Tom Brady
[ Everything Grabbed Had Just Punched Things]
I was singing in a mall, and I picked a girl to come up onstage with me. As I was grabbing her hand, I fell off the stage. It felt like I was in the air forever, flying like Superman. Aaron Carter
[ Air Come Fell Felt Flying Forever Girl Grabbing Hand Her Mall Off Onstage Picked Singing Stage Superman Up]
When you have a dream, you've got to grab it and never let go. Carol Burnett
[ Dream Go Got Grab Never]
When you're a girl, passion can dominate the equation, but as you grow up relationships evolve. Mad passion can grab you at first, but it can't last forever. Jody Watley
[ Dominate Equation Evolve First Forever Girl Grab Grow Last Mad Passion Relationships Up]
I think luck is the sense to recognize an opportunity and the ability to take advantage of it... The man who can smile at his breaks and grab his chances gets on. Samuel Goldwyn
[ Ability Advantage Breaks Chances Gets Grab His Luck Man Opportunity Recognize Sense Smile Take Think]
I want each and every West Virginian to have bragging rights. I want to stop playing defense and start playing offense. So, together, let us grab the reins of history. Joe Manchin III
[ Bragging Defense Each Every Grab History Offense Playing Reins Rights Start Stop Together Us Want West]
Well, listen, you know, the Czech saying is, you know, when you are drowning you are grabbing even a little twig. That's what all Czechs were doing, grabbing for... with the hope for this little twig. Milos Forman
[ Czech Czechs Doing Drowning Even Grabbing Hope Know Listen Little Saying Twig Well Were]
When somebody grabs a movement, you're kind of locked into it. It's all par for the course. John Cale
[ Course Grabs Into Kind Locked Movement Par Somebody]
Those who have been outspoken in advocating human rights during these last forty years, have themselves grabbed the most fundamental of human rights from the people of the Third-World countries. Ali Hoseini-Khamenei
[ Advocating Been Countries During Forty Fundamental Grabbed Human Last Most Outspoken Rights Themselves These Third-World Those Years]
And for me the only way to live life is to grab the bull by the horns and call up recording studios and set dates to go in recording studios. To try and accomplish something. John Frusciante
[ Accomplish Bull Call Dates Go Grab Horns Life Live Only Recording Set Something Studios Try Up Way]
I'm rarely grabbed by anything the way I was when I was 10 years younger. About the only relatively new artists whose albums I own are Beck, and They Might Be Giants. Greg Egan
[ Albums Anything Artists Beck Giants Grabbed Might New Only Own Rarely Relatively Way Whose Years Younger]
Martin Luther King Jr. really understood the role of the churches when he said, 'The church is not meant to be the master of the state.' We don't sort of take power and grab the levers of government and impose our agenda down people's throats. Jim Wallis
[ Agenda Church Churches Down Government Grab Impose Jr King Levers Luther Martin Master Meant Our Power Really Role Said Sort State Take Throats Understood]
It is my really sincere desire that we get an opportunity to play long enough for people to really grab on and become fans, because I think it's a great project. Ron Glass
[ Because Become Desire Enough Fans Get Grab Great Long Opportunity Play Project Really Sincere Think]
I don't think anything's underground anymore. And I think that's a good thing. Everything is up for grabs. Colin Greenwood
[ Anymore Anything Everything Good Grabs Thing Think Underground Up]
Of all the things I do, acting is the thing that grabs most, but there's another level on which it strikes me as being a little silly. In the end you're dressing up and deciding to be somebody. Jane Asher
[ Acting Another Being Deciding Dressing End Grabs Level Little Most Silly Somebody Strikes Thing Things Up Which]
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]
It's a coup by the GOP to grab the governorship to California to make this place a safe haven for George W. Bush in 2004. It's incredible when you think about it. The recall cost the state $100 million. Al Jardine
[ Bush California Cost Coup George Grab Haven Incredible Make Million Place Recall Safe State Think]
We came around the corner, I kissed her and after I kissed her she relaxed. And then I grabbed her and kissed her again and she was shocked! And that was what we wanted. Rod Steiger
[ After Again Around Came Corner Grabbed Her Kissed Relaxed She Shocked Then Wanted]
It's great to just disappear, grab a suitcase, switch the answering machine on and just go somewhere else. Dido Armstrong
[ Answering Disappear Else Go Grab Great Just Machine Somewhere Suitcase Switch]
That's not to say Eddie's never done anything malicious. But he never grabbed power for power's sake. His position was gained only because he has that energy, and that's naturally where he ended up. Stone Gossard
[ Anything Because Done Eddie Ended Energy Gained Grabbed His Malicious Naturally Never Only Position Power Sake Say Up Where]
Perfect Night has that magic and it has the raw energy that grabs you by the throat. Lou Reed
[ Energy Grabs Magic Night Perfect Raw Throat]
I love grabbing my wife and going to a distant location to film. Donald Sutherland
[ Distant Film Going Grabbing Location Love Wife]
Tone is up for grabs in what we do - what's the tone of the scene. James L. Brooks
[ Grabs Scene Tone Up]
A fan will grab you and hug you and will not let go. When that happens, you wish it could be that way all over the world. Charley Pride
[ Could Fan Go Grab Happens Hug Over Way Will Wish World]
I like to browse in Cartier, Chanel and Gucci and if something special grabs my eye I splash out. Lisa Snowdon
[ Browse Chanel Eye Grabs Gucci Out Something Special Splash]
It's like all guys want to do is make a dunk, grab their shirt and yell out and scream - they could be down 30 points but that's what they do. Okay, so you made a dunk. Get back down the floor on defense! Oscar Robertson
[ Back Could Defense Down Dunk Floor Get Grab Guys Made Make Okay Out Points Scream Shirt Their Want Yell]
When they were in Papua New Guinea, God just totally grabbed a hold of Will's heart and totally changed him. And within three months he was saved and he's never looked back since. Michael Scott
[ Back Changed God Grabbed Guinea Heart Him Hold Just Looked Months Never New Saved Since Three Totally Were Will Within]
Buy, buy, buy, buy! They want to grab you and trap you and turn you into little Elizabeth Hurleys. Kristin Scott Thomas
[ Buy Elizabeth Grab Into Little Trap Turn Want]
The moment you grab someone by the lapels, you're lost. Burt Reynolds
[ Grab Lapels Lost Moment Someone]
I'm a dreamer. I have to dream and reach for the stars, and if I miss a star then I grab a handful of clouds. Mike Tyson Dreams
[ Clouds Dream Dreamer Grab Handful Miss Reach Star Stars Then]
Now you have people in Washington who have no interest in the country at all. They're interested in their companies, their corporations grabbing Caspian oil. Gore Vidal
[ Companies Corporations Country Grabbing Interest Interested Now Oil Their Washington]
My dream concept is that I have a camera and I am trying to photograph what is essentially invisible. And every once in a while I get a glimpse of her and I grab that picture. Leonard Nimoy
[ Am Camera Concept Dream Essentially Every Get Glimpse Grab Her Invisible Once Photograph Picture Trying While]
When they first grabbed us, yeah, it terrified, but they calmed me down. Betty Hill
[ Calmed Down First Grabbed Terrified Us Yeah]
Grab the broom of anger and drive off the beast of fear. Zora Neale Hurston
[ Anger Beast Broom Drive Fear Grab Off]
I love to see a young girl go out and grab the world by the lapels. Life's a bitch. You've got to go out and kick ass. Maya Angelou
[ Ass Girl Go Got Grab Kick Lapels Life Love Out See World Young]
James Bond has a license to kill, rockstars have a license to be outrageous. Rock is about grabbing people's attention. Gene Simmons
[ Attention Bond Grabbing James Kill License Outrageous Rock]
It almost hurts me to walk down a road and have people grab my hand and ask for my autograph and not sit and talk. When I'm finished I'm not going to be on the front page, but I'm going to be just as happy without the publicity. Terry Fox
[ Almost Ask Autograph Down Finished Front Going Grab Hand Happy Hurts Just Page Publicity Road Sit Talk Walk Without]
Some genres I'm not a huge fan of but there are always exceptions that break the rules. There are always a few people doing it in a way weird enough to grab my attention. Ville Valo
[ Always Attention Break Doing Enough Exceptions Fan Few Genres Grab Huge Rules Some Way Weird]
I don't go long without eating. I never starve myself: I grab a healthy snack. Vanessa Hudgens Diet
[ Eating Go Grab Healthy Long Myself Never Snack Starve Without]
I grabbed 19 rebounds in my first professional game, and somehow found a way to score 20 points. I felt real good about it. I felt that this was the beginning of something good. Julius Erving
[ Beginning Felt First Found Game Good Grabbed Points Professional Real Rebounds Score Somehow Something Way]
Keep your ears open, your eyes open, grab everything you can, react, and learn! Victoria Abril
[ Ears Everything Eyes Grab Keep Learn Open React Your]
He was driven by the idea that when Milosevic grabs a part of Bosnia, Croatia should get a piece of it, too. Stjepan Mesic
[ Bosnia Croatia Driven Get Grabs Idea Milosevic Part Piece Should Too]
Once is a man's life, for one mortal moment, he must make a grab for immorality; if not, he has not lived. Sylvester Stallone
[ Grab Immorality Life Lived Make Man Moment Mortal Must Once]
I'll find places to grab as I walk and talk, sometimes even walking backwards because I have more control that way. People have no idea that I'm doing this. Montel Williams
[ Backwards Because Control Doing Even Find Grab Idea More Places Sometimes Talk Walk Walking Way]
The most successful businessman is the man who holds onto the old just as long as it is good, and grabs the new just as soon as it is better. Lee Iacocca
[ Better Businessman Good Grabs Holds Just Long Man Most New Old Onto Soon Successful]
If it's something that reaches out and grabs me, I want to do it. I have a lot of trouble doing things that don't grab me. So, I'm not a very good actor in that way. I can't fake it. Clancy Brown
[ Actor Doing Fake Good Grab Grabs Lot Out Reaches Something Things Trouble Very Want Way]
I'm a sucker for a funny script. And then, as soon as I don't wanna be, one comes along and grabs me. Meg Ryan
[ Along Comes Funny Grabs Script Soon Sucker Then Wanna]
The other thing I felt was that the philosophical concept behind the experiences also looked like it had been designed by technicians and not by entertainers. I felt I needed to grab hold of it and try and push the envelope as much as I possibly could right now. Thomas Dolby
[ Also Been Behind Concept Could Designed Entertainers Envelope Experiences Felt Grab Had Hold Looked Much Needed Now Other Philosophical Possibly Push Right Technicians Thing Try]
This story's gonna grab people. It's about this guy, he's crazy about this girl, but he likes to wear dresses. Should he tell her? Should he not tell her? He's torn, Georgie. This is drama. Ed Wood
[ Crazy Drama Dresses Girl Gonna Grab Guy Her Likes Should Story Tell Torn Wear]
As you know, Microsoft eventually kind of grabbed the gold ring out of Apple's hands, I guess. Andy Hertzfeld
[ Apple Eventually Gold Grabbed Guess Hands Kind Know Microsoft Out Ring]
I've been lucky. Opportunities don't often come along. So, when they do, you have to grab them. Audrey Hepburn
[ Along Been Come Grab Lucky Often Opportunities Them]
Why grab possessions like thieves, or divide them like socialists when you can ignore them like wise men? Natalie Clifford Barney
[ Divide Grab Ignore Men Possessions Socialists Them Thieves Why Wise]
We have not invaded anyone. We have not conquered anyone. We have not grabbed their land, their culture, their history and tried to enforce our way of life on them. Abdul Kalam
[ Anyone Conquered Culture Enforce Grabbed History Invaded Land Life Our Their Them Tried Way]
What really grabs me about living in Tucson is the color beige. Max Cannon
[ Color Grabs Living Really]
You find the most important thing that really grabs you, and put it right up top. Don't bury the lead. Put it at the top. Best thing to do. Never go wrong that way. It's an immutable law of journalism. It just always works. Kurt Loder
[ Always Best Bury Find Go Grabs Immutable Important Journalism Just Law Lead Most Never Put Really Right Thing Top Up Way Works Wrong]
Once in one's life, for one mortal moment, one must make a grab for immortality; if not, one has not lived. Sylvester Stallone
[ Grab Immortality Life Lived Make Moment Mortal Must Once]
You have to grab moments when they happen. I like to improvise and ad lib. Denzel Washington
[ Ad Grab Happen Improvise Lib Moments]
I don't believe in just ordering people to do things. You have to sort of grab an oar and row with them. Harold S. Geneen
[ Believe Grab Just Oar Ordering Row Sort Them Things]
It comes from the likes of you! Take what you can get! Grab the chances as they come along! Act in hallways! Sing in doorways! Dance in cellars! Alexander Woollcott
[ Act Along Cellars Chances Come Comes Dance Get Grab Likes Sing Take]
As adults feign disinterest in science - children can grab hold of it to distinguish themselves. Norman Macleod
[ Adults Children Distinguish Feign Grab Hold Science Themselves]
It's always nerve-racking to take off your clothes on film. But doing it with a woman felt safer than with a man. You know you can say, 'Don't grab me there: That's where my cellulite is'! Naomi Watts
[ Always Clothes Doing Felt Film Grab Know Man Off Safer Say Take Than Where Woman Your]
Everybody would grab a guitar and listen to somebody else and call themselves a folk singer. When they didn't know no more songs, they'd run out of them. Brownie McGhee
[ Call Else Everybody Folk Grab Guitar Know Listen More Out Run Singer Somebody Songs Them Themselves Would]
Sometimes oppurtunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it. Julie Andrews
[ Apply Comes Float Grab Hard Nose Opportunity Past Ready Right Sometimes Work Your Yourself]
It's ironic, but until you can free those final monsters within the jungle of yourself, your life, your soul is up for grabs. Rona Barrett
[ Final Free Grabs Ironic Jungle Life Monsters Soul Those Until Up Within Your Yourself]
Grab a chance and you won't be sorry for a might-have-been. Arthur Ransome
[ Chance Grab Sorry Won]
Well, all the plays that I was trying to write were plays that would grab an audience by the throat and not release them, rather than presenting an emotion which you could observe and walk away from. Arthur Miller
[ Audience Away Could Emotion Grab Observe Plays Presenting Rather Release Than Them Throat Trying Walk Well Were Which Would Write]