Quotations that match 'hits'.

Imagine this guy hits Mike Hammer over the head with a wooden coathanger and knocks him out. You hit Mike Hammer over the head with a wooden coathanger, he'll beat the crap out of you.
[ Beat Crap Guy Hammer Head Him Hit Hits Imagine Knocks Mike Out Over Wooden]
Ambition may be defined as the willingness to receive any number of hits on the nose.
[ Ambition Any Defined Hits May Nose Number Receive Willingness]
Cole Porter wrote Anything Goes and four more hits for me.
[ Anything Cole Four Goes Hits More Porter Wrote]
We know we cannot underestimate the importance of emergency planning in our region, nor can we assume we'll have ample warning time. If an earthquake or terrorist attack hits, we won't necessarily have advance alerts or opportunities to double- and triple-check our plans.
[ Advance Ample Assume Attack Cannot Earthquake Emergency Hits Importance Know Necessarily Nor Opportunities Our Planning Plans Region Terrorist Time Underestimate Warning Won]
Bottom line is, you have to pitch. You want timely hits.
[ Bottom Hits Line Pitch Timely Want]
Exhilaration is that feeling you get just after a great idea hits you, and just before you realize what's wrong with it.
[ After Before Exhilaration Feeling Get Great Hits Idea Just Realize Wrong]
If I stay healthy, I have a chance to collect 3,000 hits and 1,000 errors.
[ Chance Collect Errors Healthy Hits Stay]
Somebody hits me, I'm going to hit him back. Even if it does look like he hasn't eaten in a while. Anger
[ Back Does Eaten Even Going Hasn Him Hit Hits Look Somebody While]
When you play this game twenty years, go to bat ten-thousand times, and get three-thousand hits, do you know what that means? You've gone zero for seven-thousand.
[ Bat Game Get Go Gone Hits Know Means Play Times Twenty Years Zero]
A British pressing with a compilation of the best stuff really, I mean actually not only that but, these were all kind of semi hits for the people on it in America.
[ Actually America Best British Compilation Hits Kind Mean Only Pressing Really Semi Stuff These Were]
Sometimes you're in great demand. Then suddenly your career hits the breaks.
[ Breaks Career Demand Great Hits Sometimes Suddenly Then Your]
Ability hits the mark where presumption overshoots and diffidence falls short.
[ Ability Diffidence Falls Hits Mark Presumption Short Where]
But to put out a greatest hits on one CD was totally impossible, I just couldn't do it. The best compromise was to put out two CDs - Early Days - which is what it is - and Latter Days.
[ Best Cd Cds Compromise Days Early Greatest Hits Impossible Just Latter Out Put Totally Two Which]
I think it's time to do clean-up for a generation. I believe this is one of the movies that hits home for all colors and all races. Everybody I talk to, black or white, suburban, rich or poor, can relate to rejection, can relate to not having a father or a mother.
[ Believe Black Colors Everybody Father Generation Having Hits Home Mother Movies Poor Races Rejection Relate Rich Suburban Talk Think Time White]
I don't have a special place or ritual for writing songs, basically I write songs whenever an idea hits me, in my hotel room, on the road, in the plane.
[ Basically Hits Hotel Idea Place Plane Ritual Road Room Songs Special Whenever Write Writing]
With The Guess Who, it took us fifty-something singles before we had hits.
[ Before Guess Had Hits Singles Took Us]
Every night is a joy; you get an hour and a half of all these hits. It's a lot of fun.
[ Every Fun Get Half Hits Hour Joy Lot Night These]
But why is it that in music, anything more than 5 years old - apart from a few hits - is never played on radio to the young public?
[ Anything Apart Few Hits More Music Never Old Played Public Radio Than Why Years Young]
If one of us, any of us, any American is traveling in a town somewhere in America and a medical crisis hits them, for someone who is diabetic or perhaps has heart disease or some other problems, where do we get the records to determine what to do?
[ America American Any Crisis Determine Diabetic Disease Get Heart Hits Medical Other Perhaps Problems Records Some Someone Somewhere Them Town Traveling Us Where]
We live in a country where John Lennon takes eight bullets, Yoko Ono is walking right beside him and not one hits her. Explain that to me!
[ Beside Bullets Country Eight Explain Her Him Hits John Lennon Live Right Takes Walking Where Yoko]
I take a lot from everywhere. I take from music, architecture, novels, and plays. Anywhere that hits you.
[ Anywhere Architecture Everywhere Hits Lot Music Novels Plays Take]
The fear really hits you. That's what you feel first. And then it's the anger and frustration. Part of the problem is how little we understand about the ultimate betrayal of the body when it rebels against itself.
[ Against Anger Betrayal Body Fear Feel First Frustration Hits How Itself Little Part Problem Really Rebels Then Ultimate Understand]
When you've played this game for ten years and gone to bat seven-thousand times and gotten two-thousand hits do you know what that really means? It means you've gone zero for five-thousand.
[ Bat Game Gone Gotten Hits Know Means Played Really Ten Times Years Zero]
If one horror film hits, everyone says, 'Let's go make a horror film.' It's the genre that never dies.
[ Dies Everyone Film Genre Go Hits Horror Make Never Says]
We didn't just want to go out and do that whole greatest hits thing.
[ Go Greatest Hits Just Out Thing Want Whole]
I draw whatever hits me.
[ Draw Hits Whatever]
There is an old saying that money can't buy happiness. If it could, I would buy myself four hits every game.
[ Buy Could Every Four Game Happiness Hits Money Myself Old Saying Would]
In Hollywood, the rainbow hits the ground for composers.
[ Composers Ground Hits Hollywood Rainbow]
In the Rodgers and Hammerstein generation, popular hits came out of shows and movies.
[ Came Generation Hammerstein Hits Movies Out Popular Rodgers Shows]
Most of the hits I take come on top of the shoulder pads.
[ Come Hits Most Pads Shoulder Take Top]
I'm really fortunate that I've had some mega hits.
[ Fortunate Had Hits Mega Really Some]
The greatest hits in some weird way marks the end of something.
[ End Greatest Hits Marks Some Something Way Weird]
Latinas' life expectancies are relatively long. When a current retiree hits 65 and begins receiving her benefit check, she can expect to live another 22 years. That life expectancy is higher than white women or men.
[ Another Begins Benefit Check Current Expect Expectancy Her Higher Hits Latinas Life Live Long Men Receiving Relatively She Than White Women Years]
If somebody hits you with an object you should beat the hell out of them.
[ Beat Hell Hits Object Out Should Somebody Them]
I'm just riding the wave until it hits the shore.
[ Hits Just Riding Shore Until Wave]
So you do shorter versions of the hits, or you take out a long guitar solo or things like that to make time for the hits and new music as well. But I don't think any of us ever get to do as much new music as we would like to.
[ Any Ever Get Guitar Hits Long Make Much Music New Out Shorter Solo Take Things Think Time Us Versions Well Would]
Some of the songs I do once in a while that I kinda... my set list is basically like my hits, there is a good reason why they are there; people really like them.
[ Basically Good Hits Kinda List Once Really Reason Set Some Songs Them While Why]
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain. Music
[ Feel Good Hits Music Pain Thing]
No sooner than I did take it seriously, I had million-selling hits and movies with John Wayne.
[ Did Had Hits John Movies Seriously Sooner Take Than Wayne]
If I would have ever dreamed that I wouldn't be in Van Halen anymore and was going to have resume my solo career again, I would have never contributed anything towards my own greatest hits package.
[ Again Anymore Anything Career Contributed Dreamed Ever Going Greatest Halen Hits Never Own Package Resume Solo Towards Van Would]
I'm not going to say that every record I've put out was the greatest record in history, but I'd stand by even the bad ones. Don't make excuses, make hits.
[ Bad Even Every Excuses Going Greatest History Hits Make Ones Out Put Record Say Stand]
As an artist, you dream about accumulating enough successful music to someday do just one greatest-hits album, but to reach the point where you're releasing your second collection of hits is beyond belief.
[ Accumulating Album Artist Belief Beyond Collection Dream Enough Hits Just Music Point Reach Releasing Second Someday Successful Where Your]
Smoking is the now the principal avoidable cause of premature death in Britain. It hits the worst off people hardest of all. Smoking is one of the principal causes of the health gap which leads to poorer people being ill more often and dying sooner.
[ Being Britain Cause Causes Death Dying Gap Hardest Health Hits Ill Leads More Now Off Often Poorer Premature Principal Smoking Sooner Which Worst]
I'm just like everybody else. I have two arms, two legs and four-thousand hits.
[ Arms Else Everybody Hits Just Legs Two]
There are a lot more shots coming at the net and guys are just shooting it at the net because they have more time and pucks are going in off legs and feet and shoulders and heads, so you might have to play out a little further on the shot and hope it hits you.
[ Because Coming Feet Further Going Guys Heads Hits Hope Just Legs Little Lot Might More Net Off Out Play Shooting Shot Shots Shoulders Time]
It is a question whether, when we break a murderer on the wheel, we do not fall into the error a child makes when it hits the chair it has bumped into.
[ Break Bumped Chair Child Error Fall Hits Into Makes Murderer Question Wheel Whether]
For sure, you don't believe the good stuff. I mean, the good stuff is just insane - wacky. If you don't take it too much to heart, it does help when the negative stuff hits. And you know the negative stuff is coming. It's got to! What comes up must come down.
[ Believe Come Comes Coming Does Down Good Got Heart Help Hits Insane Just Know Mean Much Must Negative Stuff Sure Take Too Up Wacky]
We had several hits in the States but probably only one big one in Europe. The crowds are smaller.
[ Big Crowds Europe Had Hits Only Probably Several Smaller States]
It's a trip to have a Greatest Hits record. It's a trip.
[ Greatest Hits Record Trip]
We weren't One Hit Wonders. We had a few hits.
[ Few Had Hit Hits Weren Wonders]
It is not about writing those hits again. I am sure I could write them, but it is about the sensibilities.
[ Again Am Could Hits Sensibilities Sure Them Those Write Writing]
I think when the full horror of being fifty hits you, you should stay home and have a good cry. Age
[ Being Cry Fifty Full Good Hits Home Horror Should Stay Think]
Some people have said that I can 'hear' a hit song, meaning that I can tell the first time a song is played for me if it has potential. I have been able to hear some of the hits that way, but I can also 'feel' one.
[ Able Also Been Feel First Hear Hit Hits Meaning Played Potential Said Some Song Tell Time Way]
Oh, there's going to be debate because you're dealing with the Bible and religion is supposed to be separate from state and that to me is already a conflict before it even hits the gay issue.
[ Already Because Before Bible Conflict Dealing Debate Even Gay Going Hits Issue Oh Religion Separate State Supposed]
He hits the ball a long way and he knows how to win. Sports
[ Ball Hits How Knows Long Way Win]
I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.
[ Bottom Climbs High Hits How Man Measure Success]
It's the emotion of it that hits me, more than anything technical.
[ Anything Emotion Hits More Technical Than]
Managing is getting paid for home runs that someone else hits.
[ Else Getting Hits Home Managing Paid Runs Someone]
My neighborhood was rough, but I live a great life now. I don't fight that much now. I don't look for it anyway, but if someone hits your mother, whether you're a star, an accountant, or an astronaut or anything... I mean it's your mother, so I lost my mind.
[ Accountant Anything Anyway Astronaut Fight Great Hits Life Live Look Lost Mean Mind Mother Much Neighborhood Now Rough Someone Star Whether Your]
I write when the urge hits me, getting the words down as fast as I can type and then I step back from what I just wrote and start a dialectical process where I begin challenging my own writing.
[ Back Begin Challenging Dialectical Down Fast Getting Hits Just Own Process Start Step Then Type Urge Where Words Write Writing Wrote]
I hope somebody hits .400 soon. Then people can start pestering that guy with questions about the last guy to hit .400.
[ Guy Hit Hits Hope Last Pestering Questions Somebody Soon Start Then]
I never slept when I lost. I'd see the sun come up without ever having closed my eyes. I'd see those base hits over and over and they would drive me crazy.
[ Base Closed Come Crazy Drive Ever Eyes Having Hits Lost Never Over See Slept Sun Those Up Without Would]
Celebrity hits like a bomb.
[ Bomb Celebrity Hits]
So there was a way for you to get promoted and survive as an artist without worrying about AM radio hits.
[ Am Artist Get Hits Promoted Radio Survive Way Without Worrying]
I think all the bad blood started when Geffen released a greatest hits package of my solo stuff.
[ Bad Blood Geffen Greatest Hits Package Released Solo Started Stuff Think]
Ability is the art of getting credit for all the home runs somebody else hits.
[ Ability Art Credit Else Getting Hits Home Runs Somebody]
A man in a bookstore buys a book on loneliness and every woman in the store hits on him. A woman buys a book on loneliness and the store clears out.
[ Book Bookstore Buys Clears Every Him Hits Loneliness Man Out Store Woman]
Well, we all start thinking we're going to be Romantic rock stars, but then reality hits and you realize no one reads you but other poets.
[ Going Hits Other Poets Reads Reality Realize Rock Romantic Stars Start Then Thinking Well]
I did the Broadway album unfortunately in a year when there were no hits.
[ Album Broadway Did Hits Unfortunately Were Year]
The worst thing you can do is censor yourself as the pencil hits the paper. You must not edit until you get it all on paper. If you can put everything down, stream-of-consciousness, you'll do yourself a service.
[ Censor Down Edit Everything Get Hits Must Paper Pencil Put Service Thing Until Worst Yourself]
When we first began, we didn't have any hits.
[ Any Began First Hits]
When good news about the market hits the front page of the New York Times, sell.
[ Front Good Hits Market New News Page Sell Times York]
When you're doing the traditional musicals, singing songs that are 40 and 50 years old, you realize there's a reason why those musicals are hits. These are amazing songs!
[ Amazing Doing Hits Musicals Old Realize Reason Singing Songs These Those Traditional Why Years]
The difference between sentiment and being sentimental is the following: Sentiment is when a driver swerves out of the way to avoid hitting a rabbit on the road. Being sentimental is when the same driver, when swerving away from the rabbit, hits a pedestrian.
[ Avoid Away Being Between Difference Driver Following Hits Hitting Out Pedestrian Rabbit Road Same Sentiment Sentimental Way]
When I really started liking music was when I could play some of it myself, and after a couple of years of playing folk music, I kinda rediscovered those hits that were on the radio all the time when I was a kid.
[ After Could Couple Folk Hits Kid Kinda Liking Music Myself Play Playing Radio Really Rediscovered Some Started Those Time Were Years]
I've never really worked on them. Just once in a while one hits me and makes me laugh. My Al Gore was sort of like a gay Gomer Pyle.
[ Al Gay Gore Hits Just Laugh Makes Never Once Really Sort Them While Worked]
There was a chance for me to write one song for the section where Elvis sat in his black leather outfit and sang the old hits. At eight oclock the next morning I had written Memories.
[ Black Chance Eight Elvis Had His Hits Leather Memories Morning Next Old Outfit Sang Sat Section Song Where Write Written]
Well, I think they're all basically the same story. Every culture in the world has them. When you strip it down and analyze it, it's the young man or girl who goes through a trial or ordeal and hits a very low ebb but manages to get guidance from a Merlin type figure.
[ Analyze Basically Culture Down Ebb Every Figure Get Girl Goes Guidance Hits Low Man Manages Merlin Ordeal Same Story Strip Them Think Through Trial Type Very Well World Young]
Truth is, you make albums, and some of those songs are hits, and some of the greatest hits albums have songs that weren't hits. You have a career, the reason why we're still around 10 years is that we do have successful songs.
[ Albums Around Career Greatest Hits Make Reason Some Songs Still Successful Those Truth Weren Why Years]
He hits it long. His shoulders are impressively quick through the ball. That's where he's getting his power from. He's young and has great elasticity. Sports
[ Ball Elasticity Getting Great His Hits Long Power Quick Shoulders Through Where Young]
You learn more from the flops than you do from the hits.
[ Flops Hits Learn More Than]
I always say that you should remake flops, not hits.
[ Always Flops Hits Remake Say Should]
I still get really nervous, though, before each performance. It kind of hits about 15 minutes before we go onstage - sometimes I don't even want to go on. But once I'm onstage I'm fine.
[ Before Each Even Fine Get Go Hits Kind Minutes Nervous Once Onstage Performance Really Sometimes Still Though Want]
We have been the cowards lobbing cruise missiles from 2,000 miles away. That's cowardly. Staying in the airplane when it hits the building, say what you want about it, it's not cowardly.
[ Airplane Away Been Building Cowardly Cowards Cruise Hits Miles Missiles Say Staying Want]
Greatest hits is easy because one has nothing to do - except that we both, Roger and I, felt that new songs should be there because I've been away for awhile.
[ Away Awhile Because Been Both Easy Except Felt Greatest Hits New Nothing Roger Should Songs]
And no, having the hits is just more work.
[ Having Hits Just More Work]
Bananarama were written off from day one. Nobody believed in us but us. We kept having hits despite the record company, despite the press.
[ Believed Company Day Despite Having Hits Kept Nobody Off Press Record Us Were Written]
It took me seventeen years to get three thousand hits in baseball. I did it in one afternoon on the golf course.
[ Afternoon Baseball Course Did Get Golf Hits Seventeen Thousand Three Took Years]
The root of all superstition is that men observe when a thing hits, but not when it misses.
[ Hits Men Misses Observe Root Superstition Thing]
We're more into expressing ourselves than making radio hits.
[ Expressing Hits Into Making More Ourselves Radio Than]
I don't think I have the stomach Veronica has. I think I have the determination and the stubbornness and a little bit of the go-get-em. But I think I'm about 20 percent more girl than Veronica is. There's a lot of Veronica that hits home with me, the sort of feisty area. But I think that I have a little bit more girl. I'd scream my head off if I saw a body in the freezer.
[ Area Bit Body Determination Feisty Girl Head Hits Home Little Lot More Off Percent Saw Scream Sort Stomach Stubbornness Than Think Veronica]
I had a lot of what they call turntable hits. A lot of them.
[ Call Had Hits Lot Them Turntable]
We watched the U.S. citizenship immigration services web site in March. They had six million, two hundred thousand hits, and two million people downloaded applications for citizenship. So what we're doing is attempting to help people in that process.
[ Applications Attempting Citizenship Doing Downloaded Had Help Hits Hundred Immigration March Million Process Services Site Six Thousand Two Watched Web]
Baseball was a dream I gathered more splinters than hits.
[ Baseball Dream Gathered Hits More Splinters Than]
Hearing is a form of touch. You feel it through your body, and sometimes it almost hits your face.
[ Almost Body Face Feel Form Hearing Hits Sometimes Through Touch Your]
People know me for up-tempo songs because of my hits.
[ Because Hits Know Songs]
I felt that, in retrospect, there was a time in the late Seventies, after I had a string of hits and successes, as a performer and a recording artist, that I wasn't saying anything.
[ After Anything Artist Felt Had Hits Late Performer Recording Retrospect Saying Seventies String Successes Time]
They had been monitoring the site for a very long time, and at times, I received over 100 hits from the Department of Defense on the website, so I wasn't the slightest bit surprised.
[ Been Bit Defense Department Had Hits Long Monitoring Over Received Site Slightest Surprised Time Times Very Website]
She hits me and she beats me and she drinks. My mom is an alcoholic.
[ Alcoholic Beats Drinks Hits Mom She]
I think that finding a way into somebody's life that's sort of off from a side angle can tell you more about that person than a greatest hits approach.
[ Angle Approach Finding Greatest Hits Into Life More Off Person Side Somebody Sort Tell Than Think Way]
I can count on one hand the number of instrumental hits there have been over the last ten years.
[ Been Count Hand Hits Instrumental Last Number Over Ten Years]
I try to do something the audience might not have seen before. Like if I'm gonna kiss a girl I wanna kiss her like a girl has never been kissed. Like maybe I would kick her legs out from under her and catch her right before she hits the ground and then kiss her.
[ Audience Been Before Catch Girl Gonna Ground Her Hits Kick Kiss Kissed Legs Maybe Might Never Out Right Seen She Something Then Try Under Wanna Would]
If you're going to win games, you're going to have to come up with the big hits. That's the bottom line.
[ Big Bottom Come Games Going Hits Line Up Win]
I don't know where Hank Aaron will break Ruth's record but I can tell you one thing - ten years from the day he hits it three million people will say they were there.
[ Aaron Break Day Hank Hits Know Million Record Ruth Say Tell Ten Thing Three Were Where Will Years]
I love a visceral sound, the kind that hits you in the belly.
[ Belly Hits Kind Love Sound Visceral]
Calvino was not a writer of hits; he was a writer of classics.
[ Classics Hits Writer]
If a guy hits .300 every year, what does he have to look forward to? I always tried to stay around .190, with three or four RBI. And I tried to get them all in September. That way I always had something to talk about during the winter.
[ Always Around Does During Every Forward Four Get Guy Had Hits Look September Something Stay Talk Them Three Tried Way Winter Year]
You don't make solo albums to have hits.
[ Albums Hits Make Solo]
I've had plenty of big hits and plenty of big misses.
[ Big Had Hits Misses Plenty]
He hits from both sides of the plate. He's amphibious.
[ Both Hits Plate Sides]
Getting hit motivates me. It makes me punish the guy more. A fighter takes a punch, hits back with three punches.
[ Back Fighter Getting Guy Hit Hits Makes More Motivates Punch Punches Punish Takes Three]
I used to get 15-20 bunt hits a season. Now, I'm down to five or six. Infielders still play me in, but I'm always looking if the opportunity is there.
[ Always Bunt Down Five Get Hits Looking Now Opportunity Play Season Six Still Used]
When I get the record, all it will make me is the player with the most hits. I'm also the player with the most at bats and the most outs. I never said I was a greater player than Cobb.
[ Also Bats Cobb Get Greater Hits Make Most Never Outs Player Record Said Than Will]
When we were on the road, I found out that my greatest hits album went Gold. They freaked out. Things really came to a head when we started arguing about a Van Halen greatest hits package.
[ Album Arguing Came Found Freaked Gold Greatest Halen Head Hits Out Package Really Road Started Things Van Went Were]
David Ortiz is a genius. He's incredible to watch. Over and over, he hits home runs that are simply transcendent.
[ David Genius Hits Home Incredible Over Runs Simply Transcendent Watch]
I think it's just a lack of ability, we're incapable of writing hits.
[ Ability Hits Incapable Just Lack Think Writing]
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
[ Else Genius Hit Hits See Talent Target]
I try to be careful to not just say it's a greatest hits show because we've also made efforts to keep people up to date so to speak because we continually write and record and put out albums.
[ Albums Also Because Careful Continually Date Efforts Greatest Hits Just Keep Made Out Put Record Say Show Speak Try Up Write]
Because even at the age of fifteen, I used to go see all the Broadway shows and feel that they were sentimental, that they were pandering to the audience and trying to manipulate the audience. I had no use for practically any of the shows that were hits.
[ Age Any Audience Because Broadway Even Feel Fifteen Go Had Hits Manipulate Pandering Practically See Sentimental Shows Trying Use Used Were]