Quotations that match 'idea'.

I don't think the idea of homosexuality is really taboo any more. Our culture is evolving. This is an exciting time to be living. Andrew Lang
[ Any Culture Evolving Exciting Homosexuality Idea Living More Our Really Taboo Think Time]
I would find myself laughing and wondering where these ideas came from. You can call it imagination, I suppose. But I was grateful for wherever they came from. Amy Tan
[ Call Came Find Grateful Ideas Imagination Laughing Myself Suppose These Where Wherever Wondering Would]
While gossip among women is universally ridiculed as low and trivial, gossip among men, especially if it is about women, is called theory, or idea, or fact. Andrea Dworkin
[ Among Called Especially Fact Gossip Idea Low Men Ridiculed Theory Trivial Universally While Women]
And there is a time where you can be beyond yourself. You can be better than your technique. You can be better than most of your usual ideas. And this is a whole other category that you can get into. Dave Brubeck
[ Better Beyond Category Get Ideas Into Most Other Technique Than Time Usual Where Whole Your Yourself]
That's why I ended up leaving school - because it required so much time, and it was such an excellent idea. I figured I would regret not going full force with this idea. It seemed we could make something of it. Shawn Fanning
[ Because Could Ended Excellent Figured Force Full Going Idea Leaving Make Much Regret Required School Seemed Something Such Time Up Why Would]
A lot of young filmmakers bring their movies to my dad because he always gives lots of good editing ideas and notes. He'd be a good film professor. Sofia Coppola
[ Always Because Bring Dad Editing Film Filmmakers Gives Good Ideas Lot Lots Movies Notes Professor Their Young]
It is better to entertain an idea than to take it home to live with you for the rest of your life. Randall Jarrell
[ Better Entertain Home Idea Life Live Rest Take Than Your]
We had no idea that this would turn into a global and public infrastructure. Vinton Cerf
[ Global Had Idea Infrastructure Into Public Turn Would]
I said during the course of the campaign I didn't like it and I don't like the idea of having an opponent's picture on your ads and it would be nice to see candidates sign a pledge like that. Scott McCallum
[ Ads Campaign Candidates Course During Having Idea Nice Opponent Picture Pledge Said See Sign Would Your]
New York has got this sort of wonderful romantic idea of the South. Josh Lucas
[ Got Idea New Romantic Sort South Wonderful York]
The idea is in my head to put it down is nothing. Milton Avery
[ Down Head Idea Nothing Put]
I like the idea of Wild Infancy, of people who have a deprived background, of starting out wild. Tina Weymouth
[ Background Deprived Idea Infancy Out Starting Wild]
I really don't like going out. I don't like restaurants because I don't like the idea of someone, a waitress, being responsible for my evening. I like seconds, and more, and lots of conversation, and I've always hated the idea that in a restaurant an evening just ends. I find that incredibly depressing. Amy Sedaris
[ Always Because Being Conversation Depressing Ends Evening Find Going Hated Idea Incredibly Just Lots More Out Really Responsible Restaurant Restaurants Seconds Someone Waitress]
People looking at advertisements or reading their local newspapers would have had no idea that what they were reading was bought and paid for with their tax dollars. George Miller
[ Advertisements Bought Dollars Had Idea Local Looking Newspapers Paid Reading Tax Their Were Would]
But we can hold our spirits and our bodies so pure and high, we may cherish such thoughts and such ideals, and dream such dreams of lofty purpose, that we can determine and know what manner of men we will be, whenever and wherever the hour strikes and calls to noble action. Joshua Chamberlain
[ Action Bodies Calls Cherish Determine Dream Dreams High Hold Hour Ideals Know Lofty Manner May Men Noble Our Pure Purpose Spirits Strikes Such Thoughts Whenever Wherever Will]
I'm still constantly thinking of ideas. I don't feel 90. I think I'm about 12. Norman Wisdom
[ Constantly Feel Ideas Still Think Thinking]
Those were the ideals that drove us to nationalization of the health service. Barbara Castle
[ Drove Health Ideals Service Those Us Were]
Imagine - four years you could have spent travelling around Europe meeting people, or going to the Far East of Africa or India, meeting people, exchanging ideas, reading all you wanted to anyway, and instead I wasted it at Roosevelt. Shel Silverstein
[ Africa Anyway Around Could East Europe Exchanging Far Four Going Ideas Imagine India Instead Meeting Reading Roosevelt Spent Travelling Wanted Wasted Years]
Sometimes people call me an idealist. Well, that is the way I know I am an American. America is the only idealistic nation in the world. Woodrow Wilson
[ Am America American Call Idealist Idealistic Know Nation Only Sometimes Way Well World]
The internet has become such a great tool not just for chefs but for everyone. The net has given everyone the tools to see and almost experience new and different ideas. Graham Kerr
[ Almost Become Chefs Different Everyone Experience Given Great Ideas Internet Just Net New See Such Tool Tools]
I have a lot of stuff I want to talk about and offer up. It would be odd not to have ideas about something. Ralph Fiennes
[ Ideas Lot Odd Offer Something Stuff Talk Up Want Would]
Practice rather than preach. Make of your life an affirmation, defined by your ideals, not the negation of others. Dare to the level of your capability then go beyond to a higher level. Alexander Haig
[ Affirmation Beyond Capability Dare Defined Go Higher Ideals Level Life Make Negation Others Practice Preach Rather Than Then Your]
I wanted more in depth ideas about the character and it never came. Nicholas Lea
[ Came Character Depth Ideas More Never Wanted]
Anyone determined to find another person or group inferior can always find whole lists of grounds that demonstrate inferiority because we are all inferior to the ideals of humanness we have erected. Marilyn French
[ Always Another Anyone Because Demonstrate Determined Erected Find Grounds Group Humanness Ideals Inferior Inferiority Lists Person Whole]
You'll find boredom where there is the absence of a good idea. Earl Nightingale
[ Absence Boredom Find Good Idea Where]
Every day of my life I walk with the idea I am black no matter how successful I am. Danny Glover
[ Am Black Day Every How Idea Life Matter Successful Walk]
Because his basic idea that he got from the study of gall wasps is that everyone's sexuality is unique. Bill Condon
[ Basic Because Everyone Gall Got His Idea Sexuality Study Unique Wasps]
I embrace the idea that I'm an entertainer. Wayne Coyne
[ Embrace Entertainer Idea]
The idealists dream and the dream is told, and the practical men listen and ponder and bring back the truth and apply it to human life, and progress and growth and higher human ideals come into being and so the world moves ever on. Anna Howard Shaw
[ Apply Back Being Bring Come Dream Ever Growth Higher Human Idealists Ideals Into Life Listen Men Moves Ponder Practical Progress Told Truth World]
The dance world is too small in lots of ways - it's too intense, it rattles around itself, and it needs exposing to other ideas. Siobhan Davies
[ Around Dance Exposing Ideas Intense Itself Lots Needs Other Small Too Ways World]
An idea is always a generalization, and generalization is a property of thinking. To generalize means to think. Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
[ Always Generalization Generalize Idea Means Property Think Thinking]
The idea for which this nation stands will not survive if the highest goal free man can set themselves is an amiable mediocrity. Excellence implies striving for the highest standards in every phase of life. John W. Gardner
[ Amiable Every Excellence Free Goal Highest Idea Implies Life Man Mediocrity Nation Phase Set Standards Stands Striving Survive Themselves Which Will]
If it's a good movie, the sound could go off and the audience would still have a perfectly clear idea of what was going on. Alfred Hitchcock
[ Audience Clear Could Go Going Good Idea Movie Off Perfectly Sound Still Would]
To me, Mozart is our Shakespeare, the one who wrote the most dramatic, psychologically most baffling music. He combined ideas that no one else would have thought of putting together. Lukas Foss
[ Baffling Combined Dramatic Else Ideas Most Mozart Music Our Psychologically Putting Shakespeare Thought Together Would Wrote]
Ideas are like pizza dough, made to be tossed around. Anna Quindlen
[ Around Dough Ideas Made Pizza Tossed]
That certainly is one approach to take. My own is to acknowledge the inner child and try to work with my first fascination with science fiction. I have tried to build on its idea content and narrative drive rather than to discard them. James Gunn
[ Acknowledge Approach Build Certainly Child Content Discard Drive Fascination Fiction First Idea Inner Narrative Own Rather Science Take Than Them Tried Try Work]
You know, even I have had work or ideas come through me from a source that I honestly cannot identify. And what is that thing? And how are we to relate to it in a way that will not make us lose our minds, but, in fact, might actually keep us sane? Elizabeth Gilbert
[ Actually Cannot Come Even Fact Had Honestly How Ideas Identify Keep Know Lose Make Might Minds Our Relate Sane Source Thing Through Us Way Will Work]
Most people have no idea of the giant capacity we can immediately command when we focus all of our resources on mastering a single area of our lives. Tony Robbins
[ Area Capacity Command Focus Giant Idea Immediately Lives Mastering Most Our Resources Single]
I've no idea what Eddie Irvine's orders are, but he's following them superlatively well. Murray Walker
[ Eddie Following Idea Irvine Orders Them Well]
There's an element of tongue-in-cheek in every one of our songs. Walking off into the sunset, holding hands, and being married forever was not exactly a brand new idea. Peter Noone
[ Being Brand Element Every Exactly Forever Hands Holding Idea Into Married New Off Our Songs Sunset Tongue-In-Cheek Walking]
One day I had an idea for a movie. Everything came after that. Jim McKay
[ After Came Day Everything Had Idea Movie]
Nothing was a style first. Everything started as an idea. A guy did something with an idea. Someone copied him. Some copied all of them and it became trendy and then it became a style. Bill Laswell
[ Became Copied Did Everything First Guy Him Idea Nothing Some Someone Something Started Style Them Then Trendy]
We don't want to push our ideas on to customers, we simply want to make what they want. Laura Ashley
[ Customers Ideas Make Our Push Simply Want]
I like the idea of the artist going out in the world, creating a dialogue. James De La Vega
[ Artist Creating Dialogue Going Idea Out World]
Every reiteration of the idea that nothing matters debases the human spirit. David Mamet
[ Debases Every Human Idea Matters Nothing Spirit]
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 think the whole idea of me was that I wasn't going to be but that I wanted to be, desperately. Chris Elliott
[ Desperately Going Idea Think Wanted Whole]
To philosophical materialists God is no more than an idea in the human mind, and not a very important idea. Phillip E. Johnson
[ God Human Idea Important Materialists Mind More Philosophical Than Very]
The Democratic Party opposes tax cuts but it cannot say so publicly. Thus, it is forced to support the idea of lowering the tax burden but using class warfare rhetoric to dispute the allocation of the relief. Dick Morris
[ Allocation Burden Cannot Class Cuts Democratic Dispute Forced Idea Lowering Opposes Party Publicly Relief Rhetoric Say Support Tax Thus Using Warfare]
However much I dislike the idea of abortion, you should not criminalize a woman who, in very difficult circumstances, makes that choice. Tony Blair
[ Abortion Choice Circumstances Difficult Dislike However Idea Makes Much Should Very Woman]
Whatever it is that the government does, sensible Americans would prefer that the government does it to somebody else. This is the idea behind foreign policy. P. J. O'Rourke
[ Americans Behind Does Else Foreign Government Idea Policy Prefer Sensible Somebody Whatever Would]
To suppose that any form of government will secure liberty or happiness without any virtue in the people, is a chimerical idea. James Madison
[ Any Chimerical Form Government Happiness Idea Liberty Secure Suppose Virtue Will Without]
Ideas shape the course of history. John Maynard Keynes Inspirational
[ Course History Ideas Shape]
We have shown that Islam can rule the world perfectly for 14 centuries, and during this time of Muslim power we did not borrow ideas like democracy from others, so why do we need to learn democracy from them now? Abu Bakar Bashir
[ Borrow Centuries Democracy Did During Ideas Islam Learn Muslim Need Now Others Perfectly Power Rule Shown Them Time Why World]
So, yeah, I think it had a major effect. I think in franchising younger people, it was just an idea that's never been trotted out before, but it makes perfectly good sense. Kurt Loder
[ Been Before Effect Good Had Idea Just Major Makes Never Out Perfectly Sense Think Yeah Younger]
So long as I confine my thoughts to my own ideas divested of words, I do not see how I can be easily mistaken. George Berkeley
[ Confine Divested Easily How Ideas Long Mistaken Own See Thoughts Words]
The task of physiological psychology remains the same in the analysis of ideas that it was in the investigation of sensations: to act as mediator between the neighbouring sciences of physiology and psychology. Wilhelm Wundt
[ Act Analysis Between Ideas Investigation Mediator Neighbouring Physiological Physiology Psychology Remains Same Sciences Sensations Task]
Then India, everyone has his own idea of India. J. Milton Hayes
[ Everyone His Idea India Own Then]
We moved there a year ago, just as a weekend place. Then we decided to move out of London completely. We will eventually have to work it out a bit more, because you can't have a little boy living with his sisters like that, can you? But we like the idea of closeness. Linda McCartney
[ Ago Because Bit Boy Closeness Completely Decided Eventually His Idea Just Little Living London More Move Moved Out Place Sisters Then Weekend Will Work Year]
When you fall head over heels for someone, you're not falling in love with who they are as a person; you're falling in love with your idea of love. Elisabeth Rohm
[ Fall Falling Head Heels Idea Love Over Person Someone Your]
Few new truths have ever won their way against the resistance of established ideas save by being overstated. Isaiah Berlin
[ Against Being Established Ever Few Ideas New Overstated Resistance Save Their Truths Way Won]
Start with the idea that you can't repeal the laws of economics. Even if they are inconvenient. Larry Summers
[ Economics Even Idea Inconvenient Laws Repeal Start]
But my estimates, for instance, based upon book information, were simply ridiculous, fanciful images of African attractions were soon dissipated, anticipated pleasures vanished, and all crude ideas began to resolve themselves into shape. Henry Morton Stanley
[ African Anticipated Attractions Based Began Book Crude Dissipated Estimates Fanciful Ideas Images Information Instance Into Pleasures Resolve Ridiculous Shape Simply Soon Themselves Upon Vanished Were]
This is the secret of propaganda: To totally saturate the person, whom the propaganda wants to lay hold of, with the ideas of the propaganda, without him even noticing that he is being saturated. Paul Watzlawick
[ Being Even Him Hold Ideas Lay Noticing Person Propaganda Saturate Saturated Secret Totally Wants Whom Without]
I understand about this idea of terror and what it means to Americans and this idea that we can't just walk around free like we did; life has changed. Johnnie Cochran
[ Americans Around Changed Did Free Idea Just Life Means Terror Understand Walk]
Usually the audience has no idea that the censored version of whatever movie they're watching isn't the original. Todd Solondz
[ Audience Censored Idea Movie Original Usually Version Watching Whatever]
The Northern idea of form is more of a process. The various units of the form overlap. You can't tell where some things stop and new things start. This is typical of Sibelius. Esa-Pekka Salonen
[ Form Idea More New Northern Overlap Process Some Start Stop Tell Things Typical Units Various Where]
My ideas had been taking a socialistic shape for many years; but they were lacking in definite outline. Edward Carpenter
[ Been Definite Had Ideas Lacking Many Outline Shape Socialistic Taking Were Years]
I've refined my mechanics, refined my pitches. I've gotten more confidence, and I've gotten more determination. I've got a better idea what I'm doing out there. Randy Johnson
[ Better Confidence Determination Doing Got Gotten Idea Mechanics More Out Pitches Refined]
Our brave soldiers and support personnel are engaged in a battle as important as any the United States has ever before waged, for the success of democracy in Iraq is a crucial test of the ideals this Nation was founded upon. Virginia Foxx
[ Any Battle Before Brave Crucial Democracy Engaged Ever Founded Ideals Important Iraq Nation Our Personnel Soldiers States Success Support Test United Upon Waged]
I like marriage. The idea. Toni Morrison Funny
[ Idea Marriage]
There is an idea, the basis of an internal structure, expanded and split into different shapes or groups of sound constantly changing in shape, direction, and speed, attracted and repulsed by various forces. Edgard Varese
[ Attracted Basis Changing Constantly Different Direction Expanded Forces Groups Idea Internal Into Repulsed Shape Shapes Sound Speed Split Structure Various]
It's not a good idea to put your wife into a novel; not your latest wife anyway. Norman Mailer
[ Anyway Good Idea Into Latest Novel Put Wife Your]
He was distinguished for ignorance; for he had only one idea, and that was wrong. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Distinguished Had Idea Ignorance Only Wrong]
The idea that men are created free and equal is both true and misleading: men are created different; they lose their social freedom and their individual autonomy in seeking to become like each other. David Riesman
[ Autonomy Become Both Created Different Each Equal Free Freedom Idea Individual Lose Men Misleading Other Seeking Social Their True]
It was extremely important to show that Wilde's sexuality was not just some intellectual idea. It was real, and it was about the human body. To just have mentioned it and not shown it would have been, I think, peculiar and wrong. Stephen Fry
[ Been Body Extremely Human Idea Important Intellectual Just Mentioned Peculiar Real Sexuality Show Shown Some Think Wilde Would Wrong]
Most creative work is a process of people passing ideas and inspirations from the past into the future and adding their own creativity along the way. Joichi Ito
[ Adding Along Creative Creativity Future Ideas Inspirations Into Most Own Passing Past Process Their Way Work]
It doesn't help to wait until something happens and then prosecute the offenders, especially if it's the idea of the offender to extinguish himself in the commission of the crime. John Ashcroft
[ Commission Crime Especially Extinguish Happens Help Himself Idea Offender Offenders Prosecute Something Then Until Wait]
I think the idea of having the show divided into two parts was that Tom Tom Club opened for Talking Heads in Europe, and it was the best we'd ever had as an opening act. Tina Weymouth
[ Act Best Club Divided Europe Ever Had Having Heads Idea Into Opened Opening Parts Show Talking Think Tom Two]
Our society is the product of several great religious and philosophical traditions. The ideas of the Greeks and Romans, Christianity, Judaism, humanism and the Enlightenment have made us who we are. Jan Peter Balkenende
[ Christianity Enlightenment Great Greeks Humanism Ideas Judaism Made Our Philosophical Product Religious Romans Several Society Traditions Us]
To swear off making mistakes is very easy. All you have to do is swear off having ideas. Leo Burnett
[ Easy Having Ideas Making Mistakes Off Swear Very]
Every time you tear a leaf off a calendar, you present a new place for new ideas and progress. Charles Kettering
[ Calendar Every Ideas Leaf New Off Place Present Progress Tear Time]
One reason people get divorced is that they run out of gift ideas. Robert Byrne
[ Divorced Get Gift Ideas Out Reason Run]
My rejection of the idea of entertainment in its current form is based on the audience that comes with it. David Antin
[ Audience Based Comes Current Entertainment Form Idea Rejection]
All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose. Brian Tracy Imagination
[ Big Could Day Distant Dreamers Every Future Goal Ideal Imagine Men Purpose Respect Successful Their Then Toward Vision Women Work]
Working with (new collaborators) and letting people in to try new melodies and new lyrical ideas was very hard. Gwen Stefani
[ Collaborators Hard Ideas Letting Lyrical Melodies New Try Very Working]
Forty years ago this country went down a rabbit hole in Vietnam and millions died. I fear we're going down a rabbit hole once again - and if people can stop and think and reflect on some of the ideas and issues in this movie, perhaps I've done some damn good here! Errol Morris
[ Again Ago Country Damn Died Done Down Fear Forty Going Good Here Hole Ideas Issues Millions Movie Once Perhaps Rabbit Reflect Some Stop Think Vietnam Went Years]
Gore will not win a popularity contest, he will not win a personality contest, but he can win an idealogical battle, and he can win a battle of experience. Susan Estrich
[ Battle Contest Experience Gore Personality Popularity Will Win]
There are no ideas in the Republican Party right now in the Congress. They're the party of no. They desperately need some intellectual leadership. And whatever you think of Newt Gingrich, he can supply intellectual leadership. So I hope he does run. Howard Dean
[ Congress Desperately Does Gingrich Hope Ideas Intellectual Leadership Need Newt Now Party Republican Right Run Some Supply Think Whatever]
Harold, like the rest of us, had many impressions which saved him the trouble of distinct ideas. George Eliot
[ Distinct Had Harold Him Ideas Impressions Many Rest Saved Trouble Us Which]
Well, obviously I was excited by the idea that Woody Allen was going to direct it. But at the same time, the script itself and the character was really interesting. Radha Mitchell
[ Allen Character Direct Excited Going Idea Interesting Itself Obviously Really Same Script Time Well Woody]
All ideas come about through some sort of observation. It sparks an attitude; some object or emotion causes a reaction in the other person. Graham Chapman
[ Attitude Causes Come Emotion Ideas Object Observation Other Person Reaction Some Sort Sparks Through]
Ideas are cheap. Always be passionate about ideas and communicating those ideas and discoveries to others in the things you make. Charles Eames
[ Always Cheap Communicating Discoveries Ideas Make Others Passionate Things Those]
Perfection spawns doctrines, dictators and totalitarian ideas. Antonio Tabucchi
[ Dictators Doctrines Ideas Perfection Totalitarian]
I never could be a partisan leader - a man of one idea. Joshua Chamberlain
[ Could Idea Leader Man Never Partisan]
The idea of the peace movement and of people who spent their entire lives trying to have a more egalitarian, just society, suddenly became swamped by the record industry, by the new rock and roll culture, and by the idea of not trusting anyone over thirty. David Amram
[ Anyone Became Culture Egalitarian Entire Idea Industry Just Lives More Movement New Over Peace Record Rock Roll Society Spent Suddenly Swamped Their Thirty Trusting Trying]
Perhaps my information hurt the Soviet Union more than it helped. I have no idea. It was not something I ever discussed with the KGB officers that I was dealing with. Aldrich Ames
[ Dealing Discussed Ever Helped Hurt Idea Information Kgb More Officers Perhaps Something Soviet Than Union]
Life without idealism is empty indeed. We just hope or starve to death. Pearl S. Buck
[ Death Empty Hope Idealism Indeed Just Life Starve Without]
No great idea in its beginning can ever be within the law. How can it be within the law? The law is stationary. The law is fixed. The law is a chariot wheel which binds us all regardless of conditions or place or time. Emma Goldman
[ Beginning Binds Chariot Conditions Ever Fixed Great How Idea Law Place Regardless Stationary Time Us Wheel Which Within]
I had no idea that mothering my own child would be so healing to my own sadness from my childhood. Susie Bright Parenting
[ Child Childhood Had Healing Idea Mothering Own Sadness Would]
New ideas in technology are literally a dime-a-dozen, or cheaper than that. Dean Kamen
[ Cheaper Ideas Literally New Technology Than]
It is quite possible we may have formed entirely erroneous ideas of what we actually see. The greenish gray patches may not be seas at all, nor the ruddy continents, solid land. Neither may the obscuring patches be clouds of vapor. Edward E. Barnard
[ Actually Clouds Continents Entirely Erroneous Formed Gray Ideas Land May Neither Nor Patches Possible Quite Seas See Solid]
Show me the person you honor, for I know better by that the kind of person you are. For you show me what your idea of humanity is. Thomas Carlyle
[ Better Honor Humanity Idea Kind Know Person Show Your]
Creation implies authority in the sense of originator. The possibility of a 'Fall' is implied in a Covenant insofar as the idea of a Covenant implies the possibility of its being violated. Kenneth Burke
[ Authority Being Covenant Creation Fall Idea Implied Implies Insofar Originator Possibility Sense Violated]
The nineteenth century was completely lacking in logic, it had cosmic terms and hopes, and aspirations, and discoveries, and ideals but it had no logic. Gertrude Stein
[ Aspirations Century Completely Cosmic Discoveries Had Hopes Ideals Lacking Logic Nineteenth Terms]
I had no idea that he was going to write that, but I've always believed that insecurity was what would keep you always in your innocence, no matter what the business did. Sally Kirkland
[ Always Believed Business Did Going Had Idea Innocence Insecurity Keep Matter Would Write Your]
My understanding is that Olivia had no idea what was going on. Crystal Chappell
[ Going Had Idea Olivia Understanding]
We cannot build up the idea of the apostolate of the laity without the foundation of the liturgy. Dorothy Day
[ Build Cannot Foundation Idea Liturgy Up Without]
One of the greatest pains to human nature is the pain of a new idea. Walter Bagehot
[ Greatest Human Idea Nature New Pain Pains]
People watch movies - and it's vague ideas, it's vague notions, but people pick up on these things, that they are supposed to think certain ways or that they're not supposed to think, basically, and they don't. Crispin Glover
[ Basically Certain Ideas Movies Notions Pick Supposed These Things Think Up Vague Watch Ways]
Right now it's only a notion, but I think I can get the money to make it into a concept, and later turn it into an idea. Woody Allen
[ Concept Get Idea Into Later Make Money Notion Now Only Right Think Turn]
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues. Mark Knopfler
[ Blues Delta Folk Heaven Idea Meets Music Place Where]
If you think aficionados of a living Constitution want to bring you flexibility, think again. You think the death penalty is a good idea? Persuade your fellow citizens to adopt it. You want a right to abortion? Persuade your fellow citizens and enact it. That's flexibility. Antonin Scalia
[ Abortion Adopt Again Bring Citizens Constitution Death Enact Fellow Flexibility Good Idea Living Penalty Persuade Right Think Want Your]
Its not that we need new ideas, but we need to stop having old ideas. Edwin Land
[ Having Ideas Need New Old Stop]
I am totally against the idea that a Muslim woman should not have the same opportunities as a Muslim man to learn, to open up, to work, help shape the future. To close Islam down to a sexist approach is totally intolerable and ridiculous. It's not Islam. King Hussein I
[ Against Am Approach Close Down Future Help Idea Intolerable Islam Learn Man Muslim Open Opportunities Ridiculous Same Sexist Shape Should Totally Up Woman Work]
The idea of cultural relativism is nothing but an excuse to violate human rights. Shirin Ebadi
[ Cultural Excuse Human Idea Nothing Relativism Rights Violate]
My idea of managing is giving the ball to Tom Seaver and sitting down and watching him work. Sparky Anderson
[ Ball Down Giving Him Idea Managing Sitting Tom Watching Work]
The idea of bringing young people up to Literature is doubtless calculated to raise the eyebrows almost as much as the suggestion of bringing them up to the Stage. James Payn
[ Almost Bringing Calculated Doubtless Eyebrows Idea Literature Much Raise Stage Suggestion Them Up Young]
For some people, their idea of getting tough is longer suspended sentences. Jeremy Larner
[ Getting Idea Longer Sentences Some Suspended Their Tough]
What draws me to the theatre, and what appealed to me about Too Much Light, is that you have no idea what's going to happen. That's the most exciting part of theatre, it's never the same. If it were, it would be like watching a movie. Lusia Strus
[ Appealed Draws Exciting Going Happen Idea Light Most Movie Much Never Part Same Theatre Too Watching Were Would]
Just the other day I pulled out this old cassette of Ragged Glory and I popped it into my cassette player and I was digging it. They were just a great rock and roll band, one that presents the song ahead of everything else - there's no grand idea or concept behind it. Krist Novoselic
[ Ahead Band Behind Cassette Concept Day Digging Else Everything Glory Grand Great Idea Into Just Old Other Out Player Popped Presents Pulled Ragged Rock Roll Song Were]
The crusades of Vietnam and Watergate seemed like a good idea at the time, even a noble one, not only to the press but perhaps to a majority of Americans. Howard Fineman
[ Americans Crusades Even Good Idea Majority Noble Only Perhaps Press Seemed Time Vietnam Watergate]
I was only 11 when we filmed the pilot. The idea of a rapper being a star on a sitcom just wasn't heard of. Tatyana Ali
[ Being Filmed Heard Idea Just Only Pilot Rapper Sitcom Star]
I do to keep things sounding fresh. Sometimes just changing the running order of the show is a good idea. Mick Taylor
[ Changing Fresh Good Idea Just Keep Order Running Show Sometimes Sounding Things]
Perhaps many of the perplexing problems of the new music could be put into a new light if we were to reintroduce the ancient idea of music being a reflection of nature. George Crumb
[ Ancient Being Could Idea Into Light Many Music Nature New Perhaps Perplexing Problems Put Reflection Reintroduce Were]
My introduction to the Brady book was an attempt to nail the exact same idea since Brady addressed the point. And since I write pornography, naturally, something of an obsession for me. Peter Sotos
[ Addressed Attempt Book Brady Exact Idea Introduction Nail Naturally Obsession Point Same Since Something Write]
That a marriage ends is less than ideal; but all things end under heaven, and if temporality is held to be invalidating, then nothing real succeeds. John Updike
[ End Ends Heaven Held Ideal Less Marriage Nothing Real Succeeds Than Then Things Under]
Disney made a fortune out of inventing the businessman's idea of the imaginary as the contradictory of the businessman's idea of the real. David Antin
[ Businessman Contradictory Disney Fortune Idea Imaginary Inventing Made Out Real]
Bosses are no more inevitable in state and local governments than dictators are in national governments. They will arise and prosper, nevertheless, if true believers of democracy - citizens devoted to the democratic ideals - do not constantly oppose them. Charles Edison
[ Arise Believers Bosses Citizens Constantly Democracy Democratic Devoted Dictators Governments Ideals Inevitable Local More National Nevertheless Oppose Prosper State Than Them True Will]
It sounds ideal, a sort of beach childhood. But it wasn't really. I didn't use the beach very much at all. Miranda Richardson
[ Beach Childhood Ideal Much Really Sort Sounds Use Very]
On the one hand, the financial projection is on the agenda - we will see if this problem can be resolved or not. I think it is a right idea to stage a special summit, which would deal with the question of priorities of European politics. Angela Merkel
[ Agenda Deal European Financial Hand Idea Politics Priorities Problem Projection Question Resolved Right See Special Stage Summit Think Which Will Would]
Our producer Jon Davison thought it would be a good idea to put in additional TV scenes. So, they sent me a tape of these additional TV scenes, and I watched them, and I didn't think they were that great. I didn't think it was worth putting them in. David Zucker
[ Additional Good Great Idea Jon Our Producer Put Putting Scenes Sent Tape Them These Think Thought Tv Watched Were Worth Would]
I have no idea what readership is of written editorials, but it doesn't come anywhere close to the readership of editorial cartoons. Paul Conrad
[ Anywhere Cartoons Close Come Editorial Editorials Idea Readership Written]
If a young person has any idealism at all, it's strongest about the time he finishes college. Sargent Shriver
[ Any College Finishes Idealism Person Strongest Time Young]
The ruling idea of the politician - stated rather bluntly - is that those who are opposed to him exist for the purpose of being made to serve his ends, if he can get power enough in his hands to force these ends upon them. Auberon Herbert
[ Being Bluntly Ends Enough Exist Force Get Hands Him His Idea Made Opposed Politician Power Purpose Rather Ruling Serve Stated Them These Those Upon]
I think software patents are a bad idea. Many patents are given for trivial inventions. Larry Wall
[ Bad Given Idea Inventions Many Patents Software Think Trivial]
Another example of that was that even during the economic problems of the 1945 government, we managed to carry out other aspects of our policy and other ideals. Through the establishment of national parks, for instance. Barbara Castle
[ Another Aspects Carry During Economic Establishment Even Example Government Ideals Instance Managed National Other Our Out Parks Policy Problems Through]
Let us tackle the big issues with bold ideas that transform Iowa to accomplish our shared mission to grow Iowa, and realize our shared vision of Iowa as the best place to live, work and raise a family. Thomas Vilsack
[ Accomplish Best Big Bold Family Grow Ideas Iowa Issues Live Mission Our Place Raise Realize Shared Tackle Transform Us Vision Work]
It's the right idea, but not the right time. John Dalton
[ Idea Right Time]
Dinosaurs was a cool idea, but we just couldn't find a way to make it really fun. We've got a bunch of great game ideas that we want to bring to life over the next several years. Sid Meier
[ Bring Bunch Cool Dinosaurs Find Fun Game Got Great Idea Ideas Just Life Make Next Over Really Several Want Way Years]
Listen, the next revolution is gonna be a revolution of ideas. Bill Hicks
[ Gonna Ideas Listen Next Revolution]
Meeting people unlike oneself does not enlarge one's outlook; it only confirms one's idea that one is unique. Elizabeth Bowen
[ Confirms Does Enlarge Idea Meeting Oneself Only Outlook Unique Unlike]
I wasn't thinking of competing with any artists as such, I was more thinking of being among them, and sharing thoughts with them; like sharing views, ideas, etc. Dennis Brown
[ Among Any Artists Being Competing Etc Ideas More Sharing Such Them Thinking Thoughts Views]
I love the idea that we put in jokes the kids don't get. And that later, when they grow up and read a few books and go to college and watch the show again, they can get it on a completely different level. Matt Groening
[ Again Books College Completely Different Few Get Go Grow Idea Jokes Kids Later Level Love Put Read Show Up Watch]
Just as the development of earth art and installation art stemmed from the idea of taking art out of the galleries, the basis of my involvement with public art is a continuation of wall drawings. Sol LeWitt
[ Art Basis Continuation Development Drawings Earth Galleries Idea Installation Involvement Just Out Public Stemmed Taking Wall]
God help us from those who believe that they are the sole possessors of truth. How we manage at times to agree willingly to become prisoners within our own minds and souls of beliefs and ideas on which we can never be flexible. King Hussein I
[ Agree Become Beliefs Believe Flexible God Help How Ideas Manage Minds Never Our Own Possessors Prisoners Sole Souls Those Times Truth Us Which Willingly Within]
There are elements of intrinsic beauty in the simplification of a house built on the log cabin idea. Gustav Stickley
[ Beauty Built Cabin Elements House Idea Intrinsic Log Simplification]
I welcome the Democrats' ideas on Social Security. I think it is very important to make a bipartisan reform. Jack Kingston
[ Bipartisan Democrats Ideas Important Make Reform Security Social Think Very Welcome]
Idealists are foolish enough to throw caution to the winds. They have advanced mankind and have enriched the world. Emma Goldman
[ Advanced Caution Enough Enriched Foolish Idealists Mankind Throw Winds World]
The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas and enthusiasm. Thomas J. Watson
[ Accomplishments Enthusiasm Great Ideas Man Resulted Transmission]
Life is life - whether in a cat, or dog or man. There is no difference there between a cat or a man. The idea of difference is a human conception for man's own advantage. Sri Aurobindo
[ Advantage Between Cat Conception Difference Dog Human Idea Life Man Own Whether]
Actually, after while, finding the ideas is the easy part. Sorting them through and turning them into stories, now, that's the hard work. Sarah Zettel
[ Actually After Easy Finding Hard Ideas Into Now Part Sorting Stories Them Through Turning While Work]
Our original idea was to help three or four hundred candidates in the first election run for the Ohio State legislature and the California legislature around the country. Pete du Pont
[ Around California Candidates Country Election First Four Help Hundred Idea Legislature Ohio Original Our Run State Three]
The danger is that if you have a bunch of ideas that you forget to use. Adrian Lyne
[ Bunch Danger Forget Ideas Use]
I've always resisted the idea of becoming a David Hasselhoff, and I hope I'm still resisting it. Anthony Head
[ Always Becoming David Hope Idea Resisted Resisting Still]
I don't let myself get carried away by my own ideas - I abandon 19 out of 20 of them every day. Gustav Mahler
[ Abandon Away Carried Day Every Get Ideas Myself Out Own Them]
An idea is salvation by imagination. Frank Lloyd Wright
[ Idea Imagination Salvation]
I'm interested in why people compromise when they shouldn't. It comes back to what V's about in a sense. We've all got ideals, but given the right circumstances, we'll forget about them and put them behind us. I'm very interested in why people do that. David Lloyd
[ Back Behind Circumstances Comes Compromise Forget Given Got Ideals Interested Put Right Sense Them Us Very Why]
The ideal of a pure phenomenology will be perfected only by answering this question; pure phenomenology is to be separated sharply from psychology at large and, specifically, from the descriptive psychology of the phenomena of consciousness. Edmund Husserl
[ Answering Consciousness Descriptive Ideal Large Only Perfected Phenomena Psychology Pure Question Separated Sharply Specifically Will]
Almost every band has somebody who's the main songwriter and who has a vision, a very clear idea of how a song should be. Stephen Malkmus
[ Almost Band Clear Every How Idea Main Should Somebody Song Songwriter Very Vision]
The histories which we have of the great tragedy give no idea of the general wretchedness, the squalid misery, which entered into every individual life in the region given up to the war. Where the armies camped the destruction was absolute. Rebecca H. Davis
[ Absolute Armies Camped Destruction Entered Every General Give Given Great Histories Idea Individual Into Life Misery Region Squalid Tragedy Up War Where Which Wretchedness]
It's the South that maintains the idea that they're different, which is interesting because nobody else really cares. Josh Lucas
[ Because Cares Different Else Idea Interesting Maintains Nobody Really South Which]
We don't let them have ideas. Why would we let them have guns? Joseph Stalin
[ Guns Ideas Them Why Would]
The Great Idea in advertising is far more than the sum of the recognition scores, the ratings and all the other superficial indicators of its success; it is in the realm of myth, to which measurements cannot apply. Leo Bogart
[ Advertising Apply Cannot Far Great Idea Indicators Measurements More Myth Other Ratings Realm Recognition Scores Success Sum Superficial Than Which]
To sleep around is absolutely wrong for a woman; it's degrading and it completely ruins her personality. Sooner or later it will destroy all that is feminine and beautiful and idealistic in her. Barbara Cartland
[ Absolutely Around Beautiful Completely Degrading Destroy Feminine Her Idealistic Later Personality Ruins Sleep Sooner Will Woman Wrong]
Junk is the ideal product... the ultimate merchandise. No sales talk necessary. The client will crawl through a sewer and beg to buy. William S. Burroughs
[ Beg Buy Client Crawl Ideal Junk Merchandise Necessary Product Sales Sewer Talk Through Ultimate Will]
Murderers, in general, are people who are consistent, people who are obsessed with one idea and nothing else. Ugo Betti
[ Consistent Else General Idea Murderers Nothing Obsessed]
I have sometimes been haunted with the idea that it was an imperative duty, knowing what I know, and having seen what I have seen, to do all that lies in my power to show the dangers and the evils of this frightful institution. Fanny Kemble
[ Been Dangers Duty Evils Frightful Haunted Having Idea Imperative Institution Know Knowing Lies Power Seen Show Sometimes]
So, one of the things I was doing with the aliens in The Quiet Invasion was creating that advanced society which had ideas about morality and proper use of natural resources that were radically different from ours, as the Europeans were from the American Indians. Sarah Zettel
[ Advanced Aliens American Creating Different Doing Europeans Had Ideas Indians Invasion Morality Natural Ours Proper Quiet Radically Resources Society Things Use Were Which]
America's Veterans have served their country with the belief that democracy and freedom are ideals to be upheld around the world. John Doolittle
[ America Around Belief Country Democracy Freedom Ideals Served Their Upheld Veterans World]
The best ideas come as jokes. Make your thinking as funny as possible. David Ogilvy
[ Best Come Funny Ideas Jokes Make Possible Thinking Your]
The Opera is obviously the first draft of a fine spectacle; it suggests the idea of one. Jean de la Bruyere
[ Draft Fine First Idea Obviously Opera Spectacle Suggests]
If I could create an ideal world, it would be an England with the fire of the Elizabethans, the correct taste of the Georgians, and the refinement and pure ideals of the Victorians. H. P. Lovecraft
[ Correct Could Create England Fire Georgians Ideal Ideals Pure Refinement Taste World Would]
I have always watched the rushes, and have learned more because I have done so, because you can have all manner of ideas in your head, but they have to end up on the screen. Jacqueline Bisset
[ Always Because Done End Head Ideas Learned Manner More Rushes Screen Up Watched Your]
If I'd had some set idea of a finish line, don't you think I would have crossed it years ago? Bill Gates
[ Ago Crossed Finish Had Idea Line Set Some Think Would Years]
Let's put it this way: if you are a novelist, I think you start out with a 20 word idea, and you work at it and you wind up with a 200,000 word novel. We, picture-book people, or at least I, start out with 200,000 words and I reduce it to 20. Eric Carle
[ Idea Least Novel Novelist Out Put Reduce Start Think Up Way Wind Word Words Work]
If you write songs you have an idea how they're going to sound. Fred Frith
[ Going How Idea Songs Sound Write]
The whole idea of a nuclear system is to have a deterrent where we decide if we're going to use it. Peter King
[ Decide Deterrent Going Idea Nuclear System Use Where Whole]
My music is all about an idealistic human personality. I have 19th-century ideals. Gordon Getty
[ Human Idealistic Ideals Music Personality]
You can't crush ideas by suppressing them. You can only crush them by ignoring them. Vachel Lindsay
[ Crush Ideas Ignoring Only Suppressing Them]
Some of my ideas were shot down by Lucasfilm because they stepped on territory that has been reserved for the movies. I didn't have a problem with that. Walter Jon Williams
[ Because Been Down Ideas Movies Problem Reserved Shot Some Stepped Territory Were]
There is no absolute point of view from which real and ideal can be finally separated and labelled. T. S. Eliot
[ Absolute Finally Ideal Labelled Point Real Separated View Which]
The intellect is a cold thing and a merely intellectual idea will never stimulate thought in the same manner that a spiritual idea does. Ernest Holmes
[ Cold Does Idea Intellect Intellectual Manner Merely Never Same Spiritual Stimulate Thing Thought Will]
Stadium rock and commercial rock are the opposite of what poetry needs. An audience of around 200 is ideal for poetry. Adrian Mitchell
[ Around Audience Commercial Ideal Needs Opposite Poetry Rock Stadium]
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them. Stephen Fry
[ Full Hard Idea Library Must Original Them Too]
Hugh Everett's work has been described by many people in terms of many worlds, the idea being that every one of the various alternative histories, branching histories, is assigned some sort of reality. Murray Gell-Mann
[ Alternative Assigned Been Being Described Every Histories Hugh Idea Many Reality Some Sort Terms Various Work Worlds]
A good scientist is a person with original ideas. A good engineer is a person who makes a design that works with as few original ideas as possible. There are no prima donnas in engineering. Freeman Dyson
[ Design Donnas Engineer Engineering Few Good Ideas Makes Original Person Possible Prima Scientist Works]
Try out your ideas by visualizing them in action. David Seabury
[ Action Ideas Out Them Try Visualizing Your]
There's this idea that if you take your clothes off, somehow you must have loose morals. Demi Moore
[ Clothes Idea Loose Morals Must Off Somehow Take Your]
Man associates ideas not according to logic or verifiable exactitude, but according to his pleasure and interests. It is for this reason that most truths are nothing but prejudices. Remy de Gourmont
[ According Associates His Ideas Interests Logic Man Most Nothing Pleasure Prejudices Reason Truths Verifiable]
No Arab ruler will consider the peace process seriously so long as he is able to toy with the idea of achieving more by the way of violence. Yitzhak Rabin
[ Able Achieving Arab Consider Idea Long More Peace Process Ruler Seriously Toy Violence Way Will]
The idea of equal rights was in the air. Lucy Stone
[ Air Equal Idea Rights]
I'm an idealist. I don't know where I'm going, but I'm on my way. Carl Sandburg Funny
[ Going Idealist Know Way Where]
I also like the whole idea of fairy tales and folk tales being a woman's domain, considered a lesser domain at the time they were told. Alice Hoffman
[ Also Being Considered Domain Fairy Folk Idea Lesser Tales Time Told Were Whole Woman]
You know, as you compose music, you're just off in your own world. You have no idea where reality is, so to have an idea of what people think is pretty hard. Roy Lichtenstein
[ Compose Hard Idea Just Know Music Off Own Pretty Reality Think Where World Your]
Sometimes I think we're alone in the universe, and sometimes I think we're not. In either case the idea is quite staggering. Arthur C. Clarke
[ Alone Case Either Idea Quite Sometimes Staggering Think Universe]
The image that the public gets is whatever they perceive it to be. Everybody has an opinion, everybody has their own vision, so I don't know what my public image is. I have no idea. Lenny Kravitz
[ Everybody Gets Idea Image Know Opinion Own Perceive Public Their Vision Whatever]
I wanted to be in a band that shared ideas and were in it together. Roger Daltrey
[ Band Ideas Shared Together Wanted Were]
The idea that you're not a writer until you're published is a lie. Andrew Vachss
[ Idea Lie Published Until Writer]
Self-complacency is pleasure accompanied by the idea of oneself as cause. Baruch Spinoza
[ Accompanied Cause Idea Oneself Pleasure]
The attractive idea that we can now have a parliament of man with authority to control the conduct of nations by legislation or an international police force with power to enforce national conformity to rules of right conduct is a counsel of perfection. Elihu Root
[ Attractive Authority Conduct Conformity Control Counsel Enforce Force Idea International Legislation Man National Nations Now Parliament Perfection Police Power Right Rules]
From my own being, and from the dependency I find in myself and my ideas, I do, by an act of reason, necessarily infer the existence of a God, and of all created things in the mind of God. George Berkeley
[ Act Being Created Dependency Existence Find God Ideas Infer Mind Myself Necessarily Own Reason Things]
The idea of copyright did not exist in ancient times, when authors frequently copied other authors at length in works of non-fiction. This practice was useful, and is the only way many authors' works have survived even in part. Richard Stallman
[ Ancient Authors Copied Copyright Did Even Exist Frequently Idea Length Many Non-Fiction Only Other Part Practice Survived Times Useful Way Works]
I was brought in touch with developing post World War I ideas in Europe. Frank Scott
[ Brought Developing Europe Ideas Post Touch War World]
Ideas devour the ages as men are devoured by their passions. When man is cured, human nature will cure itself perhaps. Honore de Balzac
[ Ages Cure Cured Devour Devoured Human Ideas Itself Man Men Nature Passions Perhaps Their Will]
Well, we certainly weren't making a cartoon show for kids. It was a completely different kind of idea. Dave Rowntree
[ Cartoon Certainly Completely Different Idea Kids Kind Making Show Well Weren]
If I had some idea of a finish line, don't you think I would have crossed it years ago? Richard M. DeVos
[ Ago Crossed Finish Had Idea Line Some Think Would Years]
Whereas Schaeffer and Henry were working like samplers, their idea was to capture those sounds which couldn't be serially calibrated because they were too complex in character. Luc Ferrari
[ Because Capture Character Complex Henry Idea Sounds Their Those Too Were Whereas Which Working]
I know that some endeavor to throw the mantle of romance over the subject and treat woman like some ideal existence, not liable to the ills of life. Let those deal in fancy who have nothing better to deal in; we have to do with sober, sad realities, with stubborn facts. Ernestine Rose
[ Better Deal Endeavor Existence Facts Fancy Ideal Ills Know Liable Life Mantle Nothing Over Realities Romance Sad Sober Some Stubborn Subject Those Throw Treat Woman]
I have a picture of an ideal consciousness. Henry Flynt
[ Consciousness Ideal Picture]
College isn't the place to go for ideas. Helen Keller
[ College Go Ideas Place]
The reason Apple is really good, I think, and the reason their stores succeeded, is not just 'cause we know the big idea, but we have a real passion for the littlest detail. It's legendary in our products. Ron Johnson
[ Apple Big Cause Detail Good Idea Just Know Legendary Our Passion Products Real Really Reason Stores Succeeded Their Think]
The image is more than an idea. It is a vortex or cluster of fused ideas and is endowed with energy. Ezra Pound
[ Cluster Endowed Energy Fused Idea Ideas Image More Than Vortex]
I don't think they knew exactly where they were going with the character, but they lay those stories out ahead of time, so they had some idea where they wanted it to go. David Selby
[ Ahead Character Exactly Go Going Had Idea Knew Lay Out Some Stories Think Those Time Wanted Were Where]
A Yale University management professor in response to student Fred Smith's paper proposing reliable overnight delivery service: The concept is interesting and well-formed, but in order to earn better than a 'C', the idea must be feasible. Frederick W. Smith
[ Better Concept Delivery Earn Feasible Fred Idea Interesting Management Must Order Overnight Paper Professor Proposing Reliable Response Service Smith Student Than University Yale]
A merchant who approaches business with the idea of serving the public well has nothing to fear from the competition. James Cash Penney
[ Approaches Business Competition Fear Idea Merchant Nothing Public Serving Well]
I failed to fulfill what should have been an interesting role. I couldn't take their formula and bring what I had, my humor, my ideas, and make it my own. Dianne Wiest
[ Been Bring Failed Formula Fulfill Had Humor Ideas Interesting Make Own Role Should Take Their]
Thinking is hard work. One can't bear burdens and ideas at the same time. Remy de Gourmont
[ Bear Burdens Hard Ideas Same Thinking Time Work]
Idealism is fine, but as it approaches reality, the costs become prohibitive. William F. Buckley, Jr.
[ Approaches Become Costs Fine Idealism Prohibitive Reality]
It's not only imagination, it's the distortion of the vision. You suddenly think, This person is idealistic, this person is strong, this person has dreams, when you know better most of the time. You put what you want to see on people. Olivier Martinez
[ Better Distortion Dreams Idealistic Imagination Know Most Only Person Put See Strong Suddenly Think Time Vision Want]
Inside every cynical person, there is a disappointed idealist. George Carlin
[ Cynical Disappointed Every Idealist Inside Person]
One always has the idea of a stupid man as perfectly healthy and ordinary, and of illness as making one refined and clever and unusual. Thomas Mann
[ Always Clever Healthy Idea Illness Making Man Ordinary Perfectly Refined Stupid Unusual]
For a long time, I really struggled with the idea of being an actor because I really felt that I should be in the Peace Corps. Camryn Manheim
[ Actor Because Being Corps Felt Idea Long Peace Really Should Struggled Time]
I have heard Science Fiction and Fantasy referred to as the fiction of ideas, and I like that definition, but it's the mainstream public that chooses my books for the most part. Jean M. Auel
[ Books Chooses Definition Fantasy Fiction Heard Ideas Mainstream Most Part Public Referred Science]
The Democratic Party had no idea how to use the Internet. They treated it like free money and then kept on doing all the rest of the things they normally do. Wes Boyd
[ Democratic Doing Free Had How Idea Internet Kept Money Normally Party Rest Then Things Treated Use]
Ideas are easy. It's the execution of ideas that really separates the sheep from the goats. Sue Grafton
[ Easy Execution Goats Ideas Really Separates Sheep]
To these ideals which were instilled in me when I was a youth, I attribute in a large degree the success that was mine on the bicycle tracks of the world. Major Taylor
[ Attribute Bicycle Degree Ideals Instilled Large Mine Success These Tracks Were Which World Youth]
I see you're a man with ideals. I better be going before you've still got them. Mae West
[ Before Better Going Got Ideals Man See Still Them]
We must accept the fact that transport and communications will bring the world in close relations and the youth of the world should have standards and ideals in common. Juliette G. Low
[ Accept Bring Close Common Communications Fact Ideals Must Relations Should Standards Transport Will World Youth]
I'm at a place in my life right now where I'm very happy, very content. I'm finally OK with the idea of who I love, who I want to be with. Sheryl Swoopes
[ Content Finally Happy Idea Life Love Now Ok Place Right Very Want Where]
When I usually go to my studio to work, I start with something that is going to take two minutes just to put some idea down and the next thing I know, ten hours have gone by and my family is screaming at me because they want me to come up to have dinner with them. Geddy Lee
[ Because Come Dinner Down Family Go Going Gone Hours Idea Just Know Minutes Next Put Screaming Some Something Start Studio Take Ten Them Thing Two Up Usually Want Work]
My guess is there are more women in the TV industry then there are on Wall Street. But it's that same idea of having to play in a man's world and finding that balance without being always stereotyped as a bitch. Charlotte Ross
[ Always Balance Being Finding Guess Having Idea Industry Man More Play Same Stereotyped Street Then Tv Wall Without Women World]
The thing about hip-hop is that it's from the underground, ideas from the underbelly, from people who have mostly been locked out, who have not been recognized. Russell Simmons
[ Been Hip-Hop Ideas Locked Mostly Out Recognized Thing Underground]
So slowly in my mind formed the idea of melodrama, a form I found to perfection in American pictures. They were naive, they were that something completely different. They were completely Art-less. Douglas Sirk
[ American Completely Different Form Formed Found Idea Melodrama Mind Naive Perfection Pictures Slowly Something Were]
So uncritically do we accept the idea of property in culture that we don't even question when the control of that property removes our ability, as a people, to develop our culture democratically. Lawrence Lessig
[ Ability Accept Control Culture Democratically Develop Even Idea Our Property Question Removes Uncritically]
I don't rehearse films as much as opera or theatre. When I began directing films I thought a long rehearsal was a good idea. Experience showed me that the best performance was often left in a rehearsal room. Bruce Beresford
[ Began Best Directing Experience Films Good Idea Left Long Much Often Opera Performance Rehearsal Rehearse Room Showed Theatre Thought]
I just fell in love with his music. I thought Yanni was Japanese. I didn't have any idea what a Yanni was. I just thought I was in love with a Japanese man who wrote beautiful music. Linda Evans
[ Any Beautiful Fell His Idea Japanese Just Love Man Music Thought Wrote]
Even the highest forms of sacrificial worship present much that is repulsive to modern ideas, and in particular it requires an effort to reconcile our imagination to the bloody ritual which is prominent in almost every religion which has a strong sense of sin. William Robertson Smith
[ Almost Bloody Effort Even Every Forms Highest Ideas Imagination Modern Much Our Particular Present Prominent Reconcile Religion Repulsive Requires Ritual Sacrificial Sense Sin Strong Which Worship]
Peace as a goal is an ideal which will not be contested by any government or nation, not even the most belligerent. Aung San Suu Kyi
[ Any Belligerent Contested Even Goal Government Ideal Most Nation Peace Which Will]
It was like there was a pile of kindling that was in the back of my imagination just waiting there. Once I lit it, it just flared up and I kept getting ideas and ideas. Kevin J. Anderson
[ Back Getting Ideas Imagination Just Kept Kindling Lit Once Pile Up Waiting]
Faith is not contrary to the usual ideas, something that turns out to be right or wrong, like a gambler's bet. Joanna Russ
[ Bet Contrary Faith Gambler Ideas Out Right Something Turns Usual Wrong]
If a person with a bullet in Dallas can change the world, imagine a person with an idea could do. J. Michael Straczynski
[ Bullet Change Could Dallas Idea Imagine Person World]
They didn't sell, people just weren't used to the idea of living in apartments. Harry Seidler
[ Apartments Idea Just Living Sell Used Weren]
You have to work with the ideas and give them a little push. Lou Gramm
[ Give Ideas Little Push Them Work]
The egoist is fooled by no ideals: he discards them or uses them, as may suit his own interest. John Buchanan Robinson
[ Discards Fooled His Ideals Interest May Own Suit Them Uses]
When certain bootleg companies started off and they would take maybe ten per cent of whatever they got and help fuel new bands, which I'm cool with, I think that's a good idea. Most of the record companies are not doing that. David Coverdale
[ Bands Bootleg Cent Certain Companies Cool Doing Fuel Good Got Help Idea Maybe Most New Off Per Record Started Take Ten Think Whatever Which Would]
But the West is trying to weaken Islam from outside and inside. They attack our people and invade our countries from outside, and they weaken us from within with ideas like secularism, liberalism and democracy. This is all designed to contaminate our pure Islam. Abu Bakar Bashir
[ Attack Contaminate Countries Democracy Designed Ideas Inside Invade Islam Liberalism Our Outside Pure Secularism Trying Us Weaken West Within]
I have no plans for a future Jemima Shore mystery, but would write one tomorrow if a good idea came to me. Antonia Fraser
[ Came Future Good Idea Mystery Plans Shore Tomorrow Would Write]
So organic farming practices are something that, to me, are interlinked with the idea of using biodiesel. Daryl Hannah
[ Biodiesel Farming Idea Organic Practices Something Using]
There's this idea that it has to be made in London. But we've got everything up here, and if you've got comics who are gifted because of where they're from, you shouldn't drag them away from that natural resource. Johnny Vegas
[ Away Because Comics Drag Everything Gifted Got Here Idea London Made Natural Resource Them Up Where]
My idea was to go to Vienna to study conducting and perhaps play in an orchestra first, so I thought before I got to Vienna I could do with a little training in Paris. Harry Mathews
[ Before Conducting Could First Go Got Idea Little Orchestra Paris Perhaps Play Study Thought Training Vienna]
I didn't even understand the whole idea of Hollywood. Radha Mitchell
[ Even Hollywood Idea Understand Whole]
We took up the offer with the BBC, and that was Monty Python's Flying Circus. I didn't have to submit my ideas to the group. I used to turn up on the days we recorded with a can of film under my arm, and in it went. Terry Gilliam
[ Arm Bbc Circus Days Film Flying Group Ideas Monty Offer Python Recorded Submit Took Turn Under Up Used Went]
My mother was a dominant force in my life. She had a very specific idea about education, which was: you should know everything about everything. It was quite simple. There was no exclusivity, and there really was no judgment. Twyla Tharp
[ Dominant Education Everything Exclusivity Force Had Idea Judgment Know Life Mother Quite Really She Should Simple Specific Very Which]
I just get an idea and then all of a sudden I've got a song. John Lee Hooker
[ Get Got Idea Just Song Sudden Then]
It has generally been assumed that of two opposing systems of philosophy, e.g., realism and idealism, one only can be true and one must be false; and so philosophers have been hopelessly divided on the question, which is the true one. Morris Raphael Cohen
[ Assumed Been Divided False Generally Hopelessly Idealism Must Only Opposing Philosophers Philosophy Question Realism Systems True Two Which]
Women! I have no idea. I don't know anything about women at all. They're a complete mystery to me. Bryan Ferry
[ Anything Complete Idea Know Mystery Women]
It's never a good idea for a celebrity to sign autographs or take pictures if a crowd is gathering. Chevy Chase
[ Autographs Celebrity Crowd Gathering Good Idea Never Pictures Sign Take]
The ideals and principles for which Dr King fought have never been forgotten and are as relevant today as they were 40 years ago. George Lucas
[ Ago Been Dr Forgotten Fought Ideals King Never Principles Relevant Today Were Which Years]
The Republic of Macedonia is being built on democratic ideals and values, not on ethnic groups. Those ideals and values include economic opportunities, language and educational opportunities, religious rights, and political processes. Boris Trajkovski
[ Being Built Democratic Economic Educational Ethnic Groups Ideals Include Language Opportunities Political Processes Religious Republic Rights Those Values]
The man who never makes a mistake always takes orders from one who does. No man or woman who tries to pursue an ideal in his or her own way is without enemies. Daisy Bates
[ Always Does Enemies Her His Ideal Makes Man Mistake Never Orders Own Pursue Takes Tries Way Without Woman]
Rather than proposing a forward-looking energy initiative, House Republicans continue to push Big Oil's tired old ideas, ideas that will do absolutely nothing to lower gas prices for the American consumer. Jan Schakowsky
[ Absolutely American Big Consumer Continue Energy Forward-Looking Gas House Ideas Initiative Lower Nothing Oil Old Prices Proposing Push Rather Republicans Than Tired Will]
We gave up on the idea of trying to make the record a good representation of the live performance. John Cale
[ Gave Good Idea Live Make Performance Record Representation Trying Up]
My fortune somewhat resembled that of a person who should entertain an idea of committing suicide, and, altogether beyond his hopes, meet with the good hap to be murdered. Nathaniel Hawthorne
[ Altogether Beyond Committing Entertain Fortune Good His Hopes Idea Meet Murdered Person Should Somewhat Suicide]
One thing that really appeals to me is this idea of music being a living thing that has an evolution that, in a way, enables the artist to sell a process rather than a piece of product. Peter Gabriel
[ Appeals Artist Being Enables Evolution Idea Living Music Piece Process Product Rather Really Sell Than Thing Way]
You get ideas from daydreaming. You get ideas from being bored. You get ideas all the time. The only difference between writers and other people is we notice when we're doing it. Neil Gaiman
[ Being Between Bored Daydreaming Difference Doing Get Ideas Notice Only Other Time Writers]
I had to get rid of any idea of hell or any idea of the afterlife. That's what held me, kept me down. So now I just have nothing but contempt for the institution of the church. Frank McCourt
[ Afterlife Any Church Contempt Down Get Had Held Hell Idea Institution Just Kept Nothing Now Rid]
If I just produce the transparent ideal accepted by the Western experts, a process of privatization which will be very good but never happen, that means nothing. Anatoly Chubais
[ Accepted Experts Good Happen Ideal Just Means Never Nothing Privatization Process Produce Transparent Very Western Which Will]
I don't have the energy or the mental security to get involved with all that. I think it's a good idea to be able to disappear into the story, so that the first thing the audience sees isn't you, but the part. Jeremy Northam
[ Able Audience Disappear Energy First Get Good Idea Into Involved Mental Part Security Sees Story Thing Think]
There should be a sympathy with freedom, a desire to give it scope, founded not upon visionary ideas, but upon the long experience of many generations within the shores of this happy isle, that in freedom you lay the firmest foundations both of loyalty and order. William E. Gladstone
[ Both Desire Experience Firmest Foundations Founded Freedom Generations Give Happy Ideas Isle Lay Long Loyalty Many Order Scope Shores Should Sympathy Upon Visionary Within]
A Catholic is raised with the idea that he will die any minute now and if he doesn't live his life in a certain way, this death is an introduction to an eternity of pain. Don DeLillo
[ Any Catholic Certain Death Die Eternity His Idea Introduction Life Live Minute Now Pain Raised Way Will]
Ideas not coupled with action never become bigger than the brain cells they occupied. Arnold H. Glasgow
[ Action Become Bigger Brain Cells Coupled Ideas Never Occupied Than]
I'm so incredibly tired of giving respect to a lot of delusions and crazy ideas just because they are regarded as religions. Bjorn Ulvaeus
[ Because Crazy Delusions Giving Ideas Incredibly Just Lot Regarded Religions Respect Tired]
Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil. James Allen
[ Become Day Dream Dreams Ideal Last Lofty Promise Prophecy Shall Unveil Vision Your]
We each have a sixth sense that is attuned to the oneness dimension in life, providing a means for us to guide our lives in accord with our ideas. Henry Reed
[ Accord Attuned Dimension Each Guide Ideas Life Lives Means Oneness Our Providing Sense Sixth Us]
In the order I was in, each brother takes five vows, one of which is teaching the poor gratuitously. As a young person I was seized by this idea of social justice and I wanted very much to follow my vow of teaching the poor gratuitously. Godfrey Reggio
[ Brother Each Five Follow Idea Justice Much Order Person Poor Seized Social Takes Teaching Very Vow Vows Wanted Which Young]
Although Bill Finger literally typed the scripts in the early days, he wrote the scripts from ideas that we mutually collaborated on. Many of the unique concepts and story twists also came from my own fertile imagination. Bob Kane
[ Also Although Bill Came Collaborated Concepts Days Early Fertile Finger Ideas Imagination Literally Many Mutually Own Scripts Story Twists Typed Unique Wrote]
I got this idea of doing a really serious big work-it would be precisely like a novel, with a single difference: Every word of it would be true from beginning to end. Truman Capote
[ Beginning Big Difference Doing End Every Got Idea Novel Precisely Really Serious Single True Word Would]
We don't ask research to do what it was never meant to do, and that is to get an idea. William Bernbach
[ Ask Get Idea Meant Never Research]
Fundamental progress has to do with the reinterpretation of basic ideas. Alfred North Whitehead
[ Basic Fundamental Ideas Progress]
Even though I love my mother, I didn't want to make an idealized portrait of her. I'm fascinated more by her defects - they are funnier than her other qualities. Pedro Almodovar
[ Defects Even Fascinated Funnier Her Idealized Love Make More Mother Other Portrait Qualities Than Though Want]
I guess I've always liked the idea of being an artist. Larry Rivers
[ Always Artist Being Guess Idea Liked]
Now why should the cinema follow the forms of theater and painting rather than the methodology of language, which allows wholly new concepts of ideas to arise from the combination of two concrete denotations of two concrete objects? Sergei Eisenstein
[ Allows Arise Cinema Combination Concepts Concrete Follow Forms Ideas Language Methodology New Now Objects Painting Rather Should Than Theater Two Which Wholly Why]
Ideas are refined and multiplied in the commerce of minds. In their splendor, images effect a very simple communion of souls. Gaston Bachelard
[ Commerce Communion Effect Ideas Images Minds Multiplied Refined Simple Souls Splendor Their Very]
A single idea, if it is right, saves us the labor of an infinity of experiences. Jacques Maritain
[ Experiences Idea Infinity Labor Right Saves Single Us]
My idea of a real treat is Magic Mountain without standing in line. Alan Rickman
[ Idea Line Magic Mountain Real Standing Treat Without]
In itself, homosexuality is as limiting as heterosexuality: the ideal should be to be capable of loving a woman or a man; either, a human being, without feeling fear, restraint, or obligation. Simone de Beauvoir
[ Being Capable Either Fear Feeling Heterosexuality Homosexuality Human Ideal Itself Limiting Loving Man Obligation Restraint Should Without Woman]
Every phenomenon of nature was a word, - the sign, symbol and pledge of a new, mysterious, inexpressible but all the more intimate union, participation and community of divine energies and ideas. Johann G. Hamann
[ Community Divine Energies Every Ideas Inexpressible Intimate More Mysterious Nature New Participation Phenomenon Pledge Sign Symbol Union Word]
When I was young, my idea was to become a filmmaker. Patrice Leconte
[ Become Filmmaker Idea Young]
Young men make great mistakes in life; for one thing, they idealize love too much. Benjamin Jowett
[ Great Idealize Life Love Make Men Mistakes Much Thing Too Young]
Unless we include a job as part of every citizen's right to autonomy and personal fulfillment, women will continue to be vulnerable to someone else's idea of what need is. Gloria Steinem
[ Autonomy Citizen Continue Else Every Fulfillment Idea Include Job Need Part Personal Right Someone Unless Vulnerable Will Women]
That's a great feeling to know that I'm going into a project that I have no idea what will become of that movie, but I really trust Ang Lee. And I really trusted Ron. It's just really nice to work with people that you feel that way about. Jennifer Connelly
[ Ang Become Feel Feeling Going Great Idea Into Just Know Lee Movie Nice Project Really Ron Trust Trusted Way Will Work]
The scenic ideals that surround even our national parks are carriers of a nostalgia for heavenly bliss and eternal calmness. Robert Smithson
[ Bliss Calmness Carriers Eternal Even Heavenly Ideals National Nostalgia Our Parks Scenic Surround]
If we have been brought up with the idea that life is for suffering and sacrifice, then of course we would seek death to escape this 'vale of tears'. Claude Vorilhon
[ Been Brought Course Death Escape Idea Life Sacrifice Seek Suffering Tears Then Up Vale Would]
My family life and my ideals, my commitment to the community and to other people - all people - has been improved. I think less about myself and more about my community today. Andre Braugher
[ Been Commitment Community Family Ideals Improved Less Life More Myself Other Think Today]
The theory of cultural bias... is the idea that a culture is based on a particular form of organization. It can't be transplanted except to another variant of that organization. Mary Douglas
[ Another Based Bias Cultural Culture Except Form Idea Organization Particular Theory Transplanted Variant]
I address myself to the Communists, to those Communists who were prompted to join the Party by the progressive ideas of mankind and socialism, and not by selfish personal interests - let us represent our pure and just ideas by pure and just means. Janos Kadar
[ Address Communists Ideas Interests Join Just Mankind Means Myself Our Party Personal Progressive Prompted Pure Represent Selfish Socialism Those Us Were]
The experience of ages has shown that a man who works on the land is purer, nobler, higher, and more moral... Agriculture should be at the basis of everything. That's my idea. Nikolai Gogol
[ Ages Agriculture Basis Everything Experience Higher Idea Land Man Moral More Nobler Purer Should Shown Works]
There is also work to do in the evolution of a stable family life and values, and in ensuring that the Nigerian family is built on core values that will form the bedrock of the future society. We must showcase the ideals of family life and be models of family values. Ibrahim Babangida
[ Also Bedrock Built Core Ensuring Evolution Family Form Future Ideals Life Models Must Nigerian Showcase Society Stable Values Will Work]
Whenever ideas fail, men invent words. Martin H. Fischer
[ Fail Ideas Invent Men Whenever Words]
I am suspicious of the idea of a new paradigm, to use that word, an entirely new structure of the economy. Paul A. Volcker
[ Am Economy Entirely Idea New Paradigm Structure Suspicious Use Word]
We experience problem-solving sessions as war zones, we view competing ideas as enemies, and we use problems as weapons to blame and defeat opposition forces. No wonder we can't come up with real lasting solutions! Margaret J. Wheatley
[ Blame Come Competing Defeat Enemies Experience Forces Ideas Lasting Opposition Problem-Solving Problems Real Sessions Solutions Up Use View War Weapons Wonder Zones]
I thought I had swell ideas, and wonderful musicians, but the hell of it, no one else did. Glenn Miller
[ Did Else Had Hell Ideas Musicians Swell Thought Wonderful]
I'm social and I meet people and talk to people but I'm not looking for the ideal person to fit my mold and to raise my family with yet. I'm just kind of doing my thing and learning from the people I'm around and who I cross paths with. Picabo Street
[ Around Cross Doing Family Fit Ideal Just Kind Learning Looking Meet Mold Paths Person Raise Social Talk Thing Yet]
The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret of outward success. Henry Ward Beecher
[ Ability Convert Ideas Outward Secret Success Things]
Just as the water of a river near its mouth, in its final form, is composed largely of many tributaries, so an idea, in its final form, is composed largely of later additions. Willy Ley
[ Additions Composed Final Form Idea Just Largely Later Many Mouth Near River Water]
Well, gauge theory is very fundamental to our understanding of physical forces these days. But they are also dependent on a mathematical idea, which has been around for longer than gauge theory has. Roger Penrose
[ Also Around Been Days Dependent Forces Fundamental Gauge Idea Longer Mathematical Our Physical Than Theory These Understanding Very Well Which]
The real democratic American idea is, not that every man shall be on a level with every other man, but that every man shall have liberty to be what God made him, without hindrance. Henry Ward Beecher
[ American Democratic Every God Him Hindrance Idea Level Liberty Made Man Other Real Shall Without]
To live forever should not be an obligation. In fact, eternal life should only be for those who wish for it, because if we are depressed and unhappy with our lives, just the idea of living forever is an unbearable source of suffering. Claude Vorilhon
[ Because Depressed Eternal Fact Forever Idea Just Life Live Lives Living Obligation Only Our Should Source Suffering Those Unbearable Unhappy Wish]
The ideal man bears the accidents of life with dignity and grace, making the best of circumstances. Aristotle
[ Accidents Bears Best Circumstances Dignity Grace Ideal Life Making Man]
Not just in commerce but in the world of ideas too our age is putting on a veritable clearance sale. Everything can be had so dirt cheap that one begins to wonder whether in the end anyone will want to make a bid. Soren Kierkegaard
[ Age Anyone Begins Bid Cheap Clearance Commerce Dirt End Everything Had Ideas Just Make Our Putting Sale Too Veritable Want Whether Will Wonder World]
I happen to dig being able to use whatever mystique I have to further the idea of peace. Garrett Morris Peace
[ Able Being Dig Further Happen Idea Mystique Peace Use Whatever]
You have no idea how expensive it is to look this cheap. Steve Tyler
[ Cheap Expensive How Idea Look]
The good ideas will survive. Quentin Tarantino
[ Good Ideas Survive Will]
A lot of my idealism was frustrated by the end of the '60s because of the way things went with the assassinations and the sense that the political establishment was so fixed in its ways you couldn't change anything. David Talbot
[ Anything Assassinations Because Change End Establishment Fixed Frustrated Idealism Lot Political Sense Things Way Ways Went]
The reason the Jews hate Nazis is primarily because they didn't come up with the idea first. Tom Metzger
[ Because Come First Hate Idea Jews Primarily Reason Up]
Black people don't have an accurate idea of their history, which has been either suppressed or distorted. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
[ Accurate Been Black Distorted Either History Idea Suppressed Their Which]
One problem with ideas, however valid, is that they are static and impersonal, whereas a person is active and dynamic. William Hull
[ Active Dynamic However Ideas Impersonal Person Problem Static Valid Whereas]
Art is not a study of positive reality, it is the seeking for ideal truth. John Ruskin Art
[ Art Ideal Positive Reality Seeking Study Truth]
When I come up with an idea about the way I feel, I can really state it strongly in a song. Chris LeDoux
[ Come Feel Idea Really Song State Strongly Up Way]
I'm touched by the idea that when we do things that are useful and helpful - collecting these shards of spirituality - that we may be helping to bring about a healing. Leonard Nimoy
[ Bring Collecting Healing Helpful Helping Idea May Spirituality These Things Touched Useful]
I never drink while I'm working, but after a few glasses I get ideas that would never have occurred to me dead sober. Irwin Shaw
[ After Dead Drink Few Get Glasses Ideas Never Occurred Sober While Working Would]
The idea that religion and politics don't mix was invented by the Devil to keep Christians from running their own country. Jerry Falwell
[ Christians Country Devil Idea Invented Keep Mix Own Politics Religion Running Their]
I love the idea of a woman being able to discover the idea of power this way, on such a scale. And I don't know about that, what it means - well, I guess I'd better, or my part's in trouble. Mary McDonnell
[ Able Being Better Discover Guess Idea Know Love Means Part Power Scale Such Trouble Way Well Woman]
When you write a song you have an idea of how it should be sung but it doesn't work out that way if someone else records it. Barry Gibb
[ Else How Idea Out Records Should Someone Song Sung Way Work Write]
And I don't know where I'm heading. I mean, I've got a pretty good idea of what I want in life. Jim Coleman
[ Good Got Heading Idea Know Life Mean Pretty Want Where]
Even imperfection itself may have its ideal or perfect state. Thomas de Quincey
[ Even Ideal Imperfection Itself May Perfect State]
Up until now, I had ideas that I wanted to try but didn't have the opportunity to do them. Namie Amuro
[ Had Ideas Now Opportunity Them Try Until Up Wanted]
I became hooked on the idea of being able to shoot an image and process it myself, and end up with a product. Leonard Nimoy
[ Able Became Being End Hooked Idea Image Myself Process Product Shoot Up]
Our freedoms were born in the ideals of the Enlightenment and the musket fires of an historic revolution. John Boehner
[ Born Enlightenment Fires Freedoms Historic Ideals Our Revolution Were]
In the long run of history, the censor and the inquisitor have always lost. The only sure weapon against bad ideas is better ideas. Alfred Whitney Griswold
[ Against Always Bad Better Censor History Ideas Long Lost Only Run Sure Weapon]
I have a rough idea when I walk into a studio though. Tom Jenkinson
[ Idea Into Rough Studio Though Walk]
To turn really interesting ideas and fledgling technologies into a company that can continue to innovate for years, it requires a lot of disciplines. Steve Jobs
[ Company Continue Disciplines Ideas Innovate Interesting Into Lot Really Requires Technologies Turn Years]
Reverie is when ideas float in our mind without reflection or regard of the understanding. John Locke
[ Float Ideas Mind Our Reflection Regard Reverie Understanding Without]
Yeah, my drum programming especially is based on my knowledge of playing a drum kit. For the bass too, definitely. It was the first thing that I translated any sort of ideas through. It must have shaped it somehow. Tom Jenkinson
[ Any Based Bass Definitely Drum Especially First Ideas Kit Knowledge Must Playing Programming Shaped Somehow Sort Thing Through Too Translated Yeah]
The difficulty for most of us in the modern world is that the old-fashioned idea of God has become incredible or implausible. Alan Watts
[ Become Difficulty God Idea Implausible Incredible Modern Most Old-Fashioned Us World]
Nobody could tell us or really had a very good idea, if there were a massive release of radiation, what kind of medical treatment people were going to need and this or that, or, indeed, whether there would be medical personnel around. William Scranton
[ Around Could Going Good Had Idea Indeed Kind Massive Medical Need Nobody Personnel Radiation Really Release Tell Treatment Us Very Were Whether Would]
I wrote the song For A Dancer for a friend of mine who died in a fire. He was in the sauna in a house that burned down, so he had no idea anything was going on. It was very sad. Jackson Browne
[ Anything Burned Dancer Died Down Fire Friend Going Had House Idea Mine Sad Song Very Wrote]
Eventually everything connects - people, ideas, objects. The quality of the connections is the key to quality per se. Charles Eames
[ Connections Connects Eventually Everything Ideas Key Objects Per Quality Se]
Our ideal is to make her ever stronger and better and finer, because in that way alone, as we believe, can she be of the greatest service to the world's peace and to the welfare of mankind. Henry Cabot Lodge
[ Alone Because Believe Better Ever Finer Greatest Her Ideal Make Mankind Our Peace Service She Stronger Way Welfare World]
The unphilosophical majority among men are the ones most helplessly dependent on their era's dominant ideas. Leonard Peikoff
[ Among Dependent Dominant Era Helplessly Ideas Majority Men Most Ones Their]
The second thing for me, probably a few clicks down, is the idea that The Sims smoothly age and have different concerns and motivations and needs at different age ranges. Will Wright
[ Age Clicks Concerns Different Down Few Idea Motivations Needs Probably Ranges Second Sims Smoothly Thing]
The idea of the sacred is quite simply one of the most conservative notions in any culture, because it seeks to turn other ideas - uncertainty, progress, change - into crimes. Salman Rushdie
[ Any Because Change Conservative Crimes Culture Idea Ideas Into Most Notions Other Progress Quite Sacred Seeks Simply Turn Uncertainty]
It came about as follows: over the years when I was involved in dianetics, I wrote the beginnings of many stories. I would get an idea, and then write the beginning, and then never touch it again. A. E. van Vogt
[ Again Beginning Beginnings Came Follows Get Idea Involved Many Never Over Stories Then Touch Would Write Wrote Years]
Sequels are very rarely a good idea, and in any case, the success of the book changed my relationship with the club in some ways. Nick Hornby
[ Any Book Case Changed Club Good Idea Rarely Relationship Sequels Some Success Very Ways]
In The Name of the King is the right title. To be honest, I don't know who had the final idea for the title but I liked it and it has a strong connection to the movie's story. Uwe Boll
[ Connection Final Had Honest Idea King Know Liked Movie Name Right Story Strong Title]
The idea of running around and screaming about Jason Voorhees trying to kill you was fun. Lexa Doig
[ Around Fun Idea Jason Kill Running Screaming Trying]
But the idea that women can't take care of themselves still permeates our culture. Katherine Dunn
[ Care Culture Idea Our Permeates Still Take Themselves Women]
There are people hell-bent on the idea that we're a Christian band in disguise, and that we have some secret message. We have no spiritual affiliation with this music. It's simply about life experience. Amy Lee
[ Affiliation Band Christian Disguise Experience Idea Life Message Music Secret Simply Some Spiritual]
What We want is to make it possible for our unfortunate people to live a life of industry for it is by steady work alone that we hope for our physical and moral rehabilitation. For this reason above all we have undertaken to rally our people around our ideal. Theodor Herzl
[ Above Alone Around Hope Ideal Industry Life Live Make Moral Our Physical Possible Rally Reason Rehabilitation Steady Undertaken Unfortunate Want Work]
I just took the idea that King Kong was too big for everything and reversed it and put George in a land of giants, which is basically what every kid goes through anyway - that, you know, the world is made for grownups, for tall people, for the giants. William Joyce
[ Anyway Basically Big Every Everything George Giants Goes Grownups Idea Just Kid King Know Kong Land Made Put Reversed Tall Through Too Took Which World]
The American people... want change. They want big ideas, big reform. Rahm Emanuel
[ American Big Change Ideas Reform Want]
People have accepted the media's idea of what feminism is, but that doesn't mean that it's right or true or real. Feminism is not monolithic. Within feminism, there is an array of opinions. Judy Chicago
[ Accepted Array Feminism Idea Mean Media Opinions Real Right True Within]
In one word, this ideal is that you are divine. Swami Vivekananda
[ Divine Ideal Word]
I didn't necessarily have a total idea when I was writing the movie of where everything was going. I just wanted to have really realistic dialogue and write like people I knew talked. I tried to keep it very real. Zach Braff
[ Dialogue Everything Going Idea Just Keep Knew Movie Necessarily Real Realistic Really Talked Total Tried Very Wanted Where Write Writing]
As a kid I quite fancied the romantic, Bohemian idea of being an artist. I expect I thought I could escape from the difficulties of maths and spelling. Maybe I thought I would avoid the judgement of the establishment. Peter Wright
[ Artist Avoid Being Bohemian Could Difficulties Escape Establishment Expect Fancied Idea Judgement Kid Maybe Quite Romantic Spelling Thought Would]
Under the AHP approach, the average small business might be able to offer their employees one or two insurance plans, and that employee of the small business would have no idea whether their doctor was going to be a apart of one of those plans. Jim Cooper
[ Able Apart Approach Average Business Doctor Employee Employees Going Idea Insurance Might Offer Plans Small Their Those Two Under Whether Would]
Here we encounter two conflicting concepts with which we must come to grips in our time: the idea of national solidarity and the idea of international cooperation. Gustav Stresemann
[ Come Concepts Conflicting Cooperation Encounter Grips Here Idea International Must National Our Solidarity Time Two Which]
Sometimes a serendipitous reaction occurs when a network asks you if you have any ideas for a series, at a time when your creative flow is working in that direction. Joe Murray
[ Any Asks Creative Direction Flow Ideas Network Occurs Reaction Series Sometimes Time Working Your]
I first pitched the idea of doing a series of cartoons based on Bible stories. They didn't much like it. Joseph Barbera
[ Based Bible Cartoons Doing First Idea Much Pitched Series Stories]
Don't have good ideas if you aren't willing to be responsible for them. Alan Perlis
[ Good Ideas Responsible Them Willing]
I had an idea in the beginning to do a book about some of the events that I had covered, just various stories that I've covered. Reporters spend a lot of time telling each other tales about how they covered stories, and that's what this book started out to be. Bob Schieffer
[ Beginning Book Covered Each Events Had How Idea Just Lot Other Out Reporters Some Spend Started Stories Tales Telling Time Various]
The ideas of an age are most abundant where they are not crowded by original ideas. Franz Grillparzer
[ Abundant Age Crowded Ideas Most Original Where]
The higher American patriotism, on the other hand, combines loyalty to historical tradition and precedent with the imaginative projection of an ideal national Promise. Herbert Croly
[ American Combines Hand Higher Historical Ideal Imaginative Loyalty National Other Patriotism Precedent Projection Promise Tradition]
Forget all the bars and schmoozing and everybody checking out everybody else. My ideal date would be to park in a dark place, check out the stars, and have a great conversation. When all else fails, you can just make out. Brooke Burke
[ Bars Check Checking Conversation Dark Date Else Everybody Fails Forget Great Ideal Just Make Out Park Place Stars Would]
The main thing I'm into is going about on a bike, taking random routes; I'm really into the idea of making up journeys, and just seeing where they take you, because they always end up taking you someplace freaky. Tom Jenkinson
[ Always Because Bike End Freaky Going Idea Into Journeys Just Main Making Random Really Routes Seeing Someplace Take Taking Thing Up Where]
Creativity is a great motivator because it makes people interested in what they are doing. Creativity gives hope that there can be a worthwhile idea. Creativity gives the possibility of some sort of achievement to everyone. Creativity makes life more fun and more interesting. Edward de Bono
[ Achievement Because Creativity Doing Everyone Fun Gives Great Hope Idea Interested Interesting Life Makes More Motivator Possibility Some Sort Worthwhile]
If somebody came up with a really good idea, everyone would back it. Especially when we did the show, we had a real dedication that, if you were in somebody else's scene, everyone worked their hardest to make that scene good. Dave Foley
[ Back Came Dedication Did Else Especially Everyone Good Had Hardest Idea Make Real Really Scene Show Somebody Their Up Were Worked Would]
Only a bad artist thinks he has a good idea. A good artist does not need anything. Ad Reinhardt
[ Anything Artist Bad Does Good Idea Need Only Thinks]
Ideas, like large rivers, never have just one source. Willy Ley
[ Ideas Just Large Never Rivers Source]
The idea is that if we can put our own people through something almost as bad as what they might have to go through if they were taken captive, they will inoculate themselves. Jane Mayer
[ Almost Bad Captive Go Idea Might Our Own Put Something Taken Themselves Through Were Will]
The air of ideas is the only air worth breathing. Edith Wharton
[ Air Breathing Ideas Only Worth]
Drugs, sex, booze, all the stuff that we wanted to do. The problem was that we didn't want to learn the top 40 'cause most of the music was awful and we had this other idea about what we wanted to do. Wayne Kramer
[ Awful Booze Cause Had Idea Learn Most Music Other Problem Sex Stuff Top Want Wanted]
As far as I know, only a small minority of mathematicians, even of those with Platonist views, accept the idea that there may be mathematical facts which are true but unknowable. Abraham Robinson
[ Accept Even Facts Far Idea Know Mathematical Mathematicians May Minority Only Small Those True Unknowable Views Which]
But it will be said that the husband provides for the wife, or in other words, he feeds, clothes and shelters her! I wish I had the power to make every one before me fully realize the degradation contained in that idea. Ernestine Rose
[ Before Clothes Contained Degradation Every Feeds Fully Had Her Husband Idea Make Other Power Provides Realize Said Shelters Wife Will Wish Words]
Howard Hughes was this visionary who was obsessed with speed and flying like a god... I loved his idea of what filmmaking was. Martin Scorsese
[ Filmmaking Flying God His Howard Hughes Idea Loved Obsessed Speed Visionary]
What's going on in the Senate is kind of a politics of escalation. We're getting sort of like the Mideast: pay back everybody when you're in charge. Lindsey Graham
[ Back Charge Escalation Everybody Getting Going Kind Mideast Pay Politics Senate Sort]
I was surprised that my wife thought it was a good idea, then again with my agent, another woman, then my editor, another woman - in spite of the fact that all three of them reacted positively I still have this fear. Michael Chabon
[ Again Agent Another Editor Fact Fear Good Idea Positively Reacted Spite Still Surprised Them Then Thought Three Wife Woman]
When I was a graduate student, the leading spirits at Harvard were interested in the history of ideas. M. H. Abrams
[ Graduate Harvard History Ideas Interested Leading Spirits Student Were]
If I get an idea for a song, I have a melody for it. I'm a musician first. I'm not limited by the fretboard. Brad Paisley
[ First Get Idea Limited Melody Musician Song]
I had no idea what to expect when we did Ladies' Night. I didn't think it was going to get nominated for a Grammy. I didn't know that we would have to perform on the MTV Awards show. Angie Martinez
[ Awards Did Expect Get Going Grammy Had Idea Know Ladies Mtv Night Nominated Perform Show Think Would]
I have trusted to my intuition to find the subjects, and I have written intuitively. I have an idea when I start, I have a shape; but I will fully understand what I have written only after some years. V. S. Naipaul
[ After Find Fully Idea Intuition Intuitively Only Shape Some Start Subjects Trusted Understand Will Written Years]
There is no better way of elevating the novel than by making it into a construct which contains ideas. Heinrich Mann
[ Better Construct Contains Elevating Ideas Into Making Novel Than Way Which]
Most fathers don't see the war within the daughter, her struggles with conflicting images of the idealized and flawed father, her temptation both to retreat to Daddy's lap and protection and to push out of his embrace to that of beau and the world beyond home. Victoria Secunda
[ Beau Beyond Both Conflicting Daddy Daughter Embrace Father Fathers Flawed Her His Home Idealized Images Lap Most Out Protection Push Retreat See Struggles Temptation War Within World]
The biggest lesson I learned from Vietnam is not to trust our own government statements. I had no idea until then that you could not rely on them. J. William Fulbright
[ Biggest Could Government Had Idea Learned Lesson Our Own Rely Statements Them Then Trust Until Vietnam]
What then do you call your soul? What idea have you of it? You cannot of yourselves, without revelation, admit the existence within you of anything but a power unknown to you of feeling and thinking. Voltaire
[ Admit Anything Call Cannot Existence Feeling Idea Power Revelation Soul Then Thinking Unknown Within Without Your Yourselves]
Ideas are the building blocks of ideas. Jason Zebehazy
[ Blocks Building Ideas]
I've always liked the effect of having somebody in there who hadn't the faintest idea what was going on. Derek Bailey
[ Always Effect Faintest Going Hadn Having Idea Liked Somebody]
It was a bad idea, because I think that any government reorganization has to come in relatively small bites, or else you get indigestion. Warren Rudman
[ Any Bad Because Bites Come Else Get Government Idea Indigestion Relatively Small Think]
Every country that has experimented with women in actual combat has abandoned the idea, and the notion that Israel uses women in combat is a feminist myth. Phyllis Schlafly
[ Abandoned Actual Combat Country Every Experimented Feminist Idea Israel Myth Notion Uses Women]
I think the thing to remember, though, the next time you hear someone who is really certain that he is on the side of the angels, is that the idea of angels was created by human beings, who are famous for being frequently untrustworthy and occasional. Jon Carroll
[ Angels Being Beings Certain Created Famous Frequently Hear Human Idea Next Occasional Really Remember Side Someone Thing Think Though Time]
This searching and doubting and vacillating where nothing is clear but the arrogance of quest. I, too, had such noble ideas when I was still a boy. Franz Grillparzer
[ Arrogance Boy Clear Doubting Had Ideas Noble Nothing Quest Searching Still Such Too Where]
But the idea that I should be a teacher and a researcher of some sort did not vary over the years. Amartya Sen
[ Did Idea Over Researcher Should Some Sort Teacher Vary Years]
Conceptual art became the liberating idea that gave the art of the next 40 years its real impetus. Sol LeWitt
[ Art Became Conceptual Gave Idea Impetus Liberating Next Real Years]
I always work out of uncertainty but when a painting's finished it becomes a fixed idea, apparently a final statement. In time though, uncertainty returns... your thought process goes on. Georg Baselitz
[ Always Apparently Becomes Final Finished Fixed Goes Idea Out Painting Process Returns Statement Though Thought Time Uncertainty Work Your]
It is important to nurture any new ideas and initiatives which can make a difference for Africa. Wangari Maathai
[ Africa Any Difference Ideas Important Initiatives Make New Nurture Which]
There is also this benefit in brag, that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it. Miguel de Cervantes
[ Also Benefit Brag Draw Expressing Him His Hold Humor Ideal Means Out Own Speaker Unconsciously]
It was also my idea that the advisory committees of the Academy should replace the legal committees of the German Reichstag, which was gradually fading into the background in the Reich. Hans Frank
[ Academy Advisory Also Background Committees Fading German Gradually Idea Into Legal Reich Reichstag Replace Should Which]
I see my job simply as helping disseminate the message of Barack Obama, working with the communications team to make sure that we're true to the ideals and the values and the programs that he wants to advance in this country. And that's the extent of my involvement. David Axelrod
[ Advance Barack Communications Country Disseminate Extent Helping Ideals Involvement Job Make Message Obama Obama Programs See Simply Sure Team True Values Wants Working]
In general, shorter is better. If you can encapsulate your idea into a single captivating sentence, you're halfway home. Len Wein
[ Better Captivating Encapsulate General Halfway Home Idea Into Sentence Shorter Single Your]
There is a firm, clear commitment to provide resources and ideas to enable us to organize the Afghans towards starting the process of rehabilitation and reconstruction. Lakhdar Brahimi
[ Afghans Clear Commitment Enable Firm Ideas Organize Process Provide Reconstruction Rehabilitation Resources Starting Towards Us]
I mean, the whole idea of movies was it was special to go to see - you went to a movie theater to see something that was magical and amazing, in a very special location. Bob Balaban
[ Amazing Go Idea Location Magical Mean Movie Movies See Something Special Theater Very Went Whole]
Blue Movie was based on an idea that Stanley Kubrick had. Somebody came by one day with some porn footage. Terry Southern
[ Based Blue Came Day Footage Had Idea Kubrick Movie Some Somebody Stanley]
Now almost every artist outside of New York is connected with some school or some museum school, and even in New York the majority are. That's an interesting fact when you take the idea of making money, making a living selling paintings. Only a dozen or two painters do that. Ad Reinhardt
[ Almost Artist Connected Dozen Even Every Fact Idea Interesting Living Majority Making Money Museum New Now Only Outside Painters Paintings School Selling Some Take Two York]
Opportunity ideas do not lie around waiting to be discovered. Such ideas need to be produced. Edward de Bono
[ Around Discovered Ideas Lie Need Opportunity Produced Such Waiting]
Unfortunately, bureaucratic problems at the federal level are causing many other small Washington companies to be denied federal funding that would help transfer their ideas from their laboratories into our homes and hospitals. Jay Inslee
[ Bureaucratic Causing Companies Denied Federal Funding Help Homes Hospitals Ideas Into Laboratories Level Many Other Our Problems Small Their Transfer Unfortunately Washington Would]
I have found out one thing and that is, if you have an idea, and it is a good idea, if you only stick to it you will come out all right. Cecil Rhodes
[ Come Found Good Idea Only Out Right Stick Thing Will]
I do not 'get' ideas; ideas get me. Robertson Davies
[ Get Ideas]
Suffering is part of the divine idea. Henry Ward Beecher
[ Divine Idea Part Suffering]
You have no idea of the people I didn't marry. Artie Shaw
[ Idea Marry]
All conservatism is based upon the idea that if you leave things alone you leave them as they are. But you do not. If you leave a thing alone you leave it to a torrent of change. Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Alone Based Change Conservatism Idea Leave Them Thing Things Torrent Upon]
A library, to modify the famous metaphor of Socrates, should be the delivery room for the birth of ideas - a place where history comes to life. Norman Cousins
[ Birth Comes Delivery Famous History Ideas Library Life Metaphor Modify Place Room Should Socrates Where]
You have to know one big thing and stick with it. The leaders who had one very big idea and one very big commitment. This permitted them to create something. Those are the ones who leave a legacy. Irving Kristol
[ Big Commitment Create Had Idea Know Leaders Leave Legacy Ones Permitted Something Stick Them Thing Those Very]
We all know that change is inevitable. It provides us with a challenge and an opportunity to grow and improve and to attract new members with new ideas. Ron D. Burton
[ Attract Challenge Change Grow Ideas Improve Inevitable Know Members New Opportunity Provides Us]
To every object there correspond an ideally closed system of truths that are true of it and, on the other hand, an ideal system of possible cognitive processes by virtue of which the object and the truths about it would be given to any cognitive subject. Edmund Husserl
[ Any Closed Cognitive Correspond Every Given Hand Ideal Ideally Object Other Possible Processes Subject System True Truths Virtue Which Would]
You will never succeed while smarting under the drudgery of your occupation, if you are constantly haunted with the idea that you could succeed better in something else. Orison Swett Marden
[ Better Constantly Could Drudgery Else Haunted Idea Never Occupation Something Succeed Under While Will Your]
But the egoist has no ideals, for the knowledge that his ideals are only his ideals, frees him from their domination. He acts for his own interest, not for the interest of ideals. John Buchanan Robinson
[ Acts Domination Frees Him His Ideals Interest Knowledge Only Own Their]
Women say they have sexual thoughts too. They have no idea. It's the difference between shooting a bullet and throwing it. If they knew what we were really thinking, they'd never stop slapping us. Larry Miller
[ Between Bullet Difference Idea Knew Never Really Say Sexual Shooting Slapping Stop Thinking Thoughts Throwing Too Us Were Women]
The Buggles was much more a studio environment idea, which we never actually took on the road. Geoff Downes
[ Actually Environment Idea More Much Never Road Studio Took Which]
We need to internalize this idea of excellence. Not many folks spend a lot of time trying to be excellent. Barack Obama
[ Excellence Excellent Folks Idea Internalize Lot Many Need Spend Time Trying]
We hope we are moving toward a world where sexual orientation is not an issue, because we hate the idea of a gay ghetto. I think that it's a real shame that people become restricted by their sexuality or define their whole lives by their sexuality. Neil Tennant
[ Because Become Define Gay Ghetto Hate Hope Idea Issue Lives Moving Orientation Real Restricted Sexual Sexuality Shame Their Think Toward Where Whole World]
It's really about living in your head... just looking out at the world, then going back into your head and tossing around a lot of ideas and coming out with something interesting to say. Lucinda Williams
[ Around Back Coming Going Head Ideas Interesting Into Just Living Looking Lot Out Really Say Something Then Tossing World Your]
People like the idea of the trio and so I did mostly trio. Jimmy Smith
[ Did Idea Mostly Trio]
I have a really hard time writing my own lyrics for this record, because one, I had to write so many and also I was kind of perplexed by the idea of how I was going to sing and play... because at that time, we hadn't really thought about asking someone else. Kim Gordon
[ Also Asking Because Else Going Had Hadn Hard How Idea Kind Lyrics Many Own Perplexed Play Really Record Sing Someone Thought Time Write Writing]
Novel technologies and ideas that impinge on human biology and their perceived impact on human values have renewed strains in the relationship between science and society. Paul Berg
[ Between Biology Human Ideas Impact Novel Perceived Relationship Renewed Science Society Strains Technologies Their Values]
The greater the conceptual significance of a literary product, the more it should be assumed that it is based on an idea that determines the whole, and that the deeper consciousness of the time to which it belongs is reflected in it. Ferdinand Christian Baur
[ Assumed Based Belongs Conceptual Consciousness Deeper Determines Greater Idea Literary More Product Reflected Should Significance Time Which Whole]
The study of an idea is, of necessity, the story of many things. Willy Ley
[ Idea Many Necessity Story Study Things]
Well, you have absolutely no idea what a nightmare it was to be on a set, trying to figure out how I was going to find out what time it is, how I was going to get my meds, and at the same time not have it be obvious to someone. Michael Jeter
[ Absolutely Figure Find Get Going How Idea Nightmare Obvious Out Same Set Someone Time Trying Well]
This call for a new culture is not a new idea. John Hutton
[ Call Culture Idea New]
I also do not like the idea of soft money, these issue ads - people don't know where the money is coming from, millions and millions of dollars outside of the control of a candidate - there's no accountability. Scott McCallum
[ Accountability Ads Also Candidate Coming Control Dollars Idea Issue Know Millions Money Outside Soft These Where]
I think one of the greatest enemies in the use of technology, however, is the idea that if you use the technology you have to throw other things out of the window. John Eaton
[ Enemies Greatest However Idea Other Out Technology Things Think Throw Use Window]
When you have an idea for a story, you want those characters to reach as many people as you can. I think you normally think of prose as a way of doing that. It fits our time, the culture. Robert Morgan
[ Characters Culture Doing Fits Idea Many Normally Our Prose Reach Story Think Those Time Want Way]
I've always wanted to improve on the idea of living well, In moderation, wine is good for you - mentally, physically, and spiritually. Robert Mondavi
[ Always Good Idea Improve Living Mentally Moderation Physically Spiritually Wanted Well Wine]
Poverty does not make people terrorists, but terrorists can exploit the frustration it creates and use it as a breeding-ground for violent ideas. Anna Lindh
[ Creates Does Exploit Frustration Ideas Make Poverty Terrorists Use Violent]
There can be no two opinions as to what a highbrow is. He is the man or woman of thoroughbred intelligence who rides his mind at a gallop across country in pursuit of an idea. Virginia Woolf
[ Across Country Gallop Highbrow His Idea Intelligence Man Mind Opinions Pursuit Rides Thoroughbred Two Woman]
Familiar life, tending to sordidness, had been succeeded by remote life, generally idealized; historical detail had been brought in to teach readers who were being entertained. Carl Clinton Van Doren
[ Been Being Brought Detail Entertained Familiar Generally Had Historical Idealized Life Readers Remote Succeeded Teach Tending Were]
Oh, I had an idea for a pilot of my own at the time, and then Carl sent me about eight scripts and simply I threw my idea out the window because the writing was just so good. Dick Van Dyke
[ Because Carl Eight Good Had Idea Just Oh Out Own Pilot Scripts Sent Simply Then Threw Time Window Writing]
We are coming out of a century that was taught that one way of looking at the world, that one form of behavior, is as valid as another. The idea of true evil has been blown away. Dean Koontz
[ Another Away Been Behavior Blown Century Coming Evil Form Idea Looking Out Taught True Valid Way World]
We know the ideal isn't where the action is. Joseph Epstein
[ Action Ideal Know Where]
You have to follow every melodic line, every emotional idea, or you don't get your money's worth. Kristin Hersh
[ Emotional Every Follow Get Idea Line Melodic Money Worth Your]
And Twin Peaks, the Film is the craziest film in the history of cinema. I have no idea what happened, I have no idea what I saw, all I know is that I left the theater floating six feet above the ground. Jacques Rivette
[ Above Cinema Craziest Feet Film Floating Ground Happened History Idea Know Left Peaks Saw Six Theater Twin]
The theologians have recognized that the ideal is the imitation of God. If we be a part of such an organic thing, this thing is God to us, as I am God to the cells that compose me. Charles Fort
[ Am Cells Compose God Ideal Imitation Organic Part Recognized Such Theologians Thing Us]
Ideas are a capital that bears interest only in the hands of talent. Antoine Rivarol
[ Bears Capital Hands Ideas Interest Only Talent]
All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened. Hermann Hesse
[ Accomplish Ideals Incredible Men Prepared Their Threatened]
If you spend a whole afternoon just eating popcorn and watching football, there's absolutely nothing wrong with that. But if that's all you do, you get swept along with the tide, without any idea of where you're going. Roland Joffe
[ Absolutely Afternoon Along Any Eating Football Get Going Idea Just Nothing Popcorn Spend Swept Tide Watching Where Whole Without Wrong]
There is nothing that I shudder at more than the idea of a separation of the Union. Should such an event ever happen, which I fervently pray God to avert, from that date I view our liberty gone. Andrew Jackson
[ Avert Date Event Ever Fervently God Gone Happen Idea Liberty More Nothing Our Pray Separation Should Shudder Such Than Union View Which]
The television industry doesn't like to see the compexity of the world. It prefers simple reporting, with simple ideas: this is white, that's black; this is good, that's bad. Krzysztof Kieslowski
[ Bad Black Good Ideas Industry Prefers Reporting See Simple Television White World]
Acting school was summer camp, and I needed concentration camp. I had so many different ideas swirling between culture and how to tie things together. Ajay Naidu
[ Acting Between Camp Concentration Culture Different Had How Ideas Many Needed School Summer Swirling Things Tie Together]
In the housing projects, people talked of ways to reduce crime, relieve overcrowding, and they were good ideas that we plan to study, and possibly implement. Jane Byrne
[ Crime Good Housing Ideas Implement Overcrowding Plan Possibly Projects Reduce Relieve Study Talked Ways Were]
When I started making my own records, I had this idea of drowning out the singer and putting the rest in the foreground. It was the background that interested me. Brian Eno
[ Background Drowning Foreground Had Idea Interested Making Out Own Putting Records Rest Singer Started]
Women are treated as unjustly in poetry as in life. The feminine ones are not idealistic, and the idealistic not feminine. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
[ Feminine Idealistic Life Ones Poetry Treated Unjustly Women]
I never take ideas from the headlines. I feel that if a story is good enough, a real story that is, then it's already been covered by the media, and if it's not good enough, why would I want to bother with it? Evan Hunter
[ Already Been Bother Covered Enough Feel Good Headlines Ideas Media Never Real Story Take Then Want Why Would]
The sublimated idealism of the Enlightenment, the spirit of the League of Nations and of the United Nations Charter have not proved strong enough to control the aggressive dynamism of nationalism. Christopher Dawson
[ Aggressive Charter Control Dynamism Enlightenment Enough Idealism League Nationalism Nations Proved Spirit Strong United]
Ideal conversation must be an exchange of thought, and not, as many of those who worry most about their shortcomings believe, an eloquent exhibition of wit or oratory. Emily Post
[ Believe Conversation Eloquent Exchange Exhibition Ideal Many Most Must Oratory Shortcomings Their Those Thought Wit Worry]
So, I was just a young guy, maybe with an idea, and Cecil Taylor, himself a rebel, would take a chance on a guy like me. It turned out to be a very symbiotic partnership. I learned a lot from him. Archie Shepp
[ Cecil Chance Guy Him Himself Idea Just Learned Lot Maybe Out Partnership Rebel Symbiotic Take Taylor Turned Very Would Young]
I think the idea of creating a television news source that is not beholden to corporate interests is nirvana. Phil Donahue
[ Beholden Corporate Creating Idea Interests News Nirvana Source Television Think]
I will say that the idea of a woman being deceptive came from that original discussion with critics and reporters about if woman could do that kind of thing. Evelyn, herself, grew out of the discussions about how capable women are of deceit and lying and manipulation. Neil LaBute
[ Being Came Capable Could Critics Deceit Deceptive Discussion Discussions Grew Herself How Idea Kind Lying Manipulation Original Out Reporters Say Thing Will Woman Women]
Fighting is essentially a masculine idea; a woman's weapon is her tongue. Hermione Gingold
[ Essentially Fighting Her Idea Masculine Tongue Weapon Woman]
I passionately hate the idea of being with it; I think an artist has always to be out of step with his time. Orson Welles
[ Always Artist Being Hate His Idea Out Passionately Step Think Time]
They're trying to beat out this movie, the Ring, which is a similar idea. Our movie is about a website you visit and die in three days. Their movie is about a videotape you watch - and die in three days. Stephen Dorff
[ Beat Days Die Idea Movie Our Out Ring Similar Their Three Trying Videotape Visit Watch Website Which]
The idea that a war can be won by standing on the defensive and waiting for the enemy to attack is a dangerous fallacy, which owes its inception to the desire to evade the price of victory. Douglas Haig
[ Attack Dangerous Defensive Desire Enemy Evade Fallacy Idea Inception Owes Price Standing Victory Waiting War Which Won]
The idea of democracy has been stripped of it moral imperatives and come to denote hollowness and hypocrisy. Paul Wellstone
[ Been Come Democracy Hypocrisy Idea Imperatives Moral Stripped]
Then I came up with this crazy idea just to walk out on the stage with no band at all and just start singing whatever came to mind. I actually fought the idea for a while because it seemed almost too radical, but it became obvious what I was supposed to be doing. Bobby McFerrin
[ Actually Almost Band Became Because Came Crazy Doing Fought Idea Just Mind Obvious Out Radical Seemed Singing Stage Start Supposed Then Too Up Walk Whatever While]
Ideally, advertising aims at the goal of a programmed harmony among all human impulses and aspirations and endeavors. Using handicraft methods, it stretches out toward the ultimate electronic goal of a collective consciousness. Marshall McLuhan
[ Advertising Aims Among Aspirations Collective Consciousness Electronic Endeavors Goal Handicraft Harmony Human Ideally Impulses Methods Out Programmed Stretches Toward Ultimate Using]
From a very young age, militarism and trying to solve the world's problems through militarism is something that has always resonated with me as being a bad idea. Justin Sane
[ Age Always Bad Being Idea Militarism Problems Resonated Solve Something Through Trying Very World Young]
Ideas move rapidly when their time comes. Carolyn Heilbrun
[ Comes Ideas Move Rapidly Their Time]
Finally there are simple ideas of which no definition can be given; there are also axioms or postulates, or in a word primary principles, which cannot be proved and have no need of proof. Gottfried Leibniz
[ Also Axioms Cannot Definition Finally Given Ideas Need Postulates Primary Principles Proof Proved Simple Which Word]
In science, the credit goes to the man who convinces the world, not to whom the idea first occurs. Francis Darwin
[ Convinces Credit First Goes Idea Man Occurs Science Whom World]
If you write, one of the questions you're always trying to answer is, Where do you get your ideas? And, if you write, you know how pointless a question this is and how difficult it is to answer. Lynn Abbey
[ Always Answer Difficult Get How Ideas Know Pointless Question Questions Trying Where Write Your]
Thus, the more succinctly a train of thought was expounded, and the more comprehensive the unity of its basic idea, the closer it would approximate to the prerequisites of the mathematical way of thinking. Max Bill
[ Approximate Basic Closer Comprehensive Idea Mathematical More Thinking Thought Thus Train Unity Way Would]
There are well-dressed foolish ideas just as there are well-dressed fools. Nicolas de Chamfort
[ Foolish Fools Ideas Just]
An ideal form of government is democracy tempered with assassination. Voltaire
[ Assassination Democracy Form Government Ideal Tempered]
Another principle is, the deepest affections of our hearts gather around some human form in which are incarnated the living thoughts and ideas of the passing age. Matthew Simpson
[ Affections Age Another Around Deepest Form Gather Hearts Human Ideas Living Our Passing Principle Some Thoughts Which]
Never use the word 'audience.' The very idea of a public, unless the poet is writing for money, seems wrong to me. Poets don't have an 'audience'. They're talking to a single person all the time. Robert Graves
[ Audience Idea Money Never Person Poet Poets Public Seems Single Talking Time Unless Use Very Word Writing Wrong]
Never the less, at the age of fifteen, having never seen a writer, a poet, a publisher or a magazine editor, and having only the vaguest ideas of procedure, I began working on the profession I had chosen. Robert E. Howard
[ Age Began Chosen Editor Fifteen Had Having Ideas Less Magazine Never Only Poet Procedure Profession Publisher Seen Working Writer]
In approaching our subject it will be best, without attempting to shorten the path by referring to famous theories of the drama, to start directly from the facts, and to collect from them gradually an idea of Shakespearean Tragedy. Andrew Coyle Bradley
[ Approaching Attempting Best Collect Directly Drama Facts Famous Gradually Idea Our Path Referring Shakespearean Shorten Start Subject Them Theories Tragedy Will Without]
Well, it was never supposed to be like that. Walt died before we had finished. The original idea of Walt's was that you came down there, into the caves, and there were no pirates. But they had been there just seconds before! There was a hot meal on the table, steaming. John Hench
[ Been Before Came Caves Died Down Finished Had Hot Idea Into Just Meal Never Original Pirates Seconds Supposed Table Walt Well Were]
When a truth is necessary, the reason for it can be found by analysis, that is, by resolving it into simpler ideas and truths until the primary ones are reached. Gottfried Leibniz
[ Analysis Found Ideas Into Necessary Ones Primary Reached Reason Resolving Simpler Truth Truths Until]
I am interested in ideas, not merely in visual products. Marcel Duchamp
[ Am Ideas Interested Merely Products Visual]
Ideas won't keep; something must be done about them. Alfred North Whitehead
[ Done Ideas Keep Must Something Them Won]
A Republic without parties is a complete anomaly. The histories of all popular governments show absurd is the idea of their attempting to exist without parties. Franklin Pierce
[ Absurd Anomaly Attempting Complete Exist Governments Histories Idea Parties Popular Republic Show Their Without]
And I like the idea of change. Because I don't see why we should hang a painting on the wall and then just not think of it anymore because it's there like a piece of furniture. Minoru Yamasaki
[ Anymore Because Change Furniture Hang Idea Just Painting Piece See Should Then Think Wall Why]
I originally had an idea about a family of people who were homeless, just traveling around without any solid roots or any home, who made their way around working wherever they could. I started it with them. The idea of Joe as a protagonist came along a little later. Larry Brown
[ Along Any Around Came Could Family Had Home Homeless Idea Joe Just Later Little Made Originally Protagonist Roots Solid Started Their Them Traveling Way Were Wherever Without Working]
To love an idea is to love it a little more than one should. Jean Rostand
[ Idea Little Love More Should Than]
Visual ideas combined with technology combined with personal interpretation equals photography. Each must hold it's own; if it doesn't, the thing collapses. Arnold Newman
[ Collapses Combined Each Equals Hold Ideas Interpretation Must Own Personal Photography Technology Thing Visual]
To read a writer is for me not merely to get an idea of what he says, but to go off with him and travel in his company. Andre Gide
[ Company Get Go Him His Idea Merely Off Read Says Travel Writer]
The idea of reasoning with terrorists without force or with appeasement is naive, and I think it's dangerous. George Allen
[ Appeasement Dangerous Force Idea Naive Reasoning Terrorists Think Without]
I'm always storing away phrases and ideas and things that I think might turn into songs. Mose Allison
[ Always Away Ideas Into Might Phrases Songs Storing Things Think Turn]
Generally students are the best vehicles for passing on ideas, for their thoughts are plastic and can be molded and they can adjust the ideas of old men to the shape of reality as they find it in villages and hills of China or in ghettos and suburbs of America. Theodore White
[ Adjust America Best China Find Generally Ghettos Hills Ideas Men Molded Old Passing Plastic Reality Shape Students Suburbs Their Thoughts Vehicles Villages]
I leave a lot open so I can fill it in later. If I don't have any ideas right away, I can fill it in later. Jaime Hernandez
[ Any Away Fill Ideas Later Leave Lot Open Right]
I have got up at truly deplorable hours in the morning to confront Vancouver's Jack Webster on television because I have been told that is the place to get exposure for ideas. Barbara Amiel
[ Because Been Confront Deplorable Exposure Get Got Hours Ideas Jack Morning Place Television Told Truly Up Vancouver Webster]
This is appalling. The idea that a person could be punished because of their religious belief and the idea they might be executed is just beyond belief. John Howard
[ Appalling Because Belief Beyond Could Executed Idea Just Might Person Punished Religious Their]
Two hundred years ago, our Founding Fathers gave us a democracy. It was based upon the simple, yet noble, idea that government derives its validity from the consent of the governed. Paul Tsongas
[ Ago Based Consent Democracy Derives Fathers Founding Gave Governed Government Hundred Idea Noble Our Simple Two Upon Us Validity Years Yet]
The idea that UN commitments should be followed by action is indeed a radical one, especially for the United States, where wilful neglect of its own commitments is the rule. Jeffrey Sachs
[ Action Commitments Especially Followed Idea Indeed Neglect Own Radical Rule Should States Un United Where]
The idea is that they wouldn't want to deal with militant Islam but an Islam and Muslims who are committed to progress, committed to development, who like peace and are moderate in their ways. So that's what we are doing here. Abdullah Ahmad Badawi
[ Committed Deal Development Doing Here Idea Islam Militant Moderate Muslims Peace Progress Their Want Ways]
We have to abandon the idea that schooling is something restricted to youth. How can it be, in a world where half the things a man knows at 20 are no longer true at 40 - and half the things he knows at 40 hadn't been discovered when he was 20? Arthur C. Clarke
[ Abandon Been Discovered Hadn Half How Idea Knows Longer Man Restricted Schooling Something Things True Where World Youth]
I tend to not want to put labels or categories on the music, only because people come with preconceived ideas about what they're going to hear, or won't come for this reason. Chuck Mangione
[ Because Categories Come Going Hear Ideas Labels Music Only Preconceived Put Reason Tend Want Won]
My dad was born in Chicago in 1908... his parents came from Russia. They settled in Chicago, where they lived in a little tiny grocery store with eight or nine children - in the backroom all together - and my grandmother got the idea to go into the movie business. Bob Balaban
[ Born Business Came Chicago Children Dad Eight Go Got Grandmother Grocery His Idea Into Little Lived Movie Nine Parents Russia Settled Store Tiny Together Where]
The supposed inferiority of a constructed language to a national one on the score of richness of connotation is, of course, no criticism of the idea of a constructed language. Edward Sapir
[ Connotation Constructed Course Criticism Idea Inferiority Language National Richness Score Supposed]
After a few games I knew I was going to be able to compete. The idea of being a star never crossed my mind. Merlin Olsen
[ Able After Being Compete Crossed Few Games Going Idea Knew Mind Never Star]
Over the course of time this gave us a deep respect for ideas, both our own and those of others, and an understanding that conflict through debate is a powerful means of revealing truth. Robert B. Laughlin
[ Both Conflict Course Debate Deep Gave Ideas Means Others Our Over Own Powerful Respect Revealing Those Through Time Truth Understanding Us]
These are the sort of things that push you on in music - the curiosity, a passion for new ideas. Elvis Costello
[ Curiosity Ideas Music New Passion Push Sort These Things]
No idea is isolated, but is only what it is among all ideas. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
[ Among Idea Ideas Isolated Only]
The idea of the live-virus vaccine is to produce in a continuous way some viral antigens. Luc Montagnier
[ Continuous Idea Produce Some Vaccine Way]
Every suggested idea produces a corresponding physical reaction. Every idea constantly repeated ends by being engraved upon the brain, provoking the act which corresponds to that idea. Scott Reed
[ Act Being Brain Constantly Corresponding Corresponds Ends Engraved Every Idea Physical Produces Provoking Reaction Repeated Suggested Upon Which]
Every news organization should ideally be as broadly representative as possible. Judy Woodruff
[ Broadly Every Ideally News Organization Possible Representative Should]
I don't come in with any preconceived ideas, and although I will have done some preparation, I can go which way the director wants. Jacqueline Bisset
[ Although Any Come Director Done Go Ideas Preconceived Preparation Some Wants Way Which Will]
You get ideas from other people all the time. Jared Harris
[ Get Ideas Other Time]
Great ideas originate in the muscles. Thomas A. Edison
[ Great Ideas Muscles Originate]
There is a broad cultural current that conveys the idea that a film is like a football team, it represents a nation, it is illustrated literature, filmed radio. These are outdated concepts, totally out of touch with today's realities. Jean-Jacques Annaud
[ Broad Concepts Conveys Cultural Current Film Filmed Football Idea Illustrated Literature Nation Out Outdated Radio Realities Represents Team These Today Totally Touch]
One of the ideas behind doing this acoustic record is that I didn't want to have to produce it by committee. Robyn Hitchcock
[ Acoustic Behind Committee Doing Ideas Produce Record Want]
I'm completely in favor of the separation of Church and State. My idea is that these two institutions screw us up enough on their own, so both of them together is certain death. George Carlin
[ Both Certain Church Completely Death Enough Favor Idea Institutions Own Screw Separation State Their Them These Together Two Up Us]
Reality does not conform to the ideal, but confirms it. Gustave Flaubert
[ Confirms Conform Does Ideal Reality]
I'd rather say no and have said no and do say no often. I walk away from projects if it doesn't feel right; if it's not the right team of people pulling in together or if the script isn't right. It could be a great idea but the script doesn't work. Blair Underwood
[ Away Could Feel Great Idea Often Projects Pulling Rather Right Said Say Script Team Together Walk Work]
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]
I don't have ideas so much as there are things which constantly evolve... there are various threads or layers, if you like, which change. Harrison Birtwistle
[ Change Constantly Evolve Ideas Layers Much Things Threads Various Which]
But I've got a lot of ideas, I bought me a ranch in Florida and I still have my farm in Ashland City, Tennessee so I'm gonna spend a little time at each one of those places and you'll probably hear some more songs out of me. Mel Tillis
[ Bought City Each Farm Florida Gonna Got Hear Ideas Little Lot More Out Places Probably Ranch Some Songs Spend Still Tennessee Those Time]
Unity can only be manifested by the Binary. Unity itself and the idea of Unity are already two. Buddha
[ Already Binary Idea Itself Manifested Only Two Unity]
Although I never publicly defended promiscuity, I never publicly attacked it. I attempted to avoid the subject, in part because I felt, and often still feel, unable to live up to the ideals I really hold. Andrew Sullivan
[ Although Attacked Attempted Avoid Because Defended Feel Felt Hold Ideals Live Never Often Part Promiscuity Publicly Really Still Subject Unable Up]
The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who... looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space... on the infinite highway of the air. Wilbur Wright
[ Air Ancestors Birds Desire Down Fly Freely Handed Highway Idea Infinite Looked Our Soaring Space Through Us]
An idea can be as flawless as can be, but its execution will always be full of mistakes. Brent Scowcroft
[ Always Execution Flawless Full Idea Mistakes Will]
Ideas are more powerful than guns. We would not let our enemies have guns, why should we let them have ideas. Joseph Stalin
[ Enemies Guns Ideas More Our Powerful Should Than Them Why Would]
You can't be idealistic in this world and not be crazy. John Zorn
[ Crazy Idealistic World]
I think Social Security should be bipartisan and it should transcend the next election, and you should get the best ideas of the Democrats and of the Republicans, and move forward with the best. Jack Kingston
[ Best Bipartisan Democrats Election Forward Get Ideas Move Next Republicans Security Should Social Think Transcend]
There are MAYBE 30 years worth of ideas out there... watch for the feature version of ER in about 25 years... Hollywood has become hopelessly chained to the bottom line. Bruce Campbell
[ Become Bottom Chained Er Feature Hollywood Hopelessly Ideas Line Maybe Out Version Watch Worth Years]
When I began writing science fiction in the middle '60s, it seemed very easy to find ideas that took decades to percolate into the cultural consciousness; now the lead time seems more like eighteen months. Vernor Vinge
[ Began Consciousness Cultural Decades Easy Eighteen Fiction Find Ideas Into Lead Middle Months More Now Science Seemed Seems Time Took Very Writing]
The Australian tour was good for us; it was ideal preparation for us. Sachin Tendulkar
[ Australian Good Ideal Preparation Tour Us]
My idea is always to reach my generation. The wise writer writes for the youth of his own generation, the critics of the next, and the schoolmasters of ever afterward. F. Scott Fitzgerald
[ Afterward Always Critics Ever Generation His Idea Next Own Reach Schoolmasters Wise Writer Writes Youth]
We as Republicans understand that we have got to protect these... entitlement programs - these entitlement programs for our seniors today. And we have to sit down and have a discussion. We need more ideas on the table. Eric Cantor
[ Discussion Down Entitlement Got Ideas More Need Our Programs Protect Republicans Seniors Sit Table These Today Understand]
I think that if you idealise someone for so long, they can only disappoint and I wouldn't want to be disappointed by those people. Jane Horrocks
[ Disappoint Disappointed Long Only Someone Think Those Want]
I think you're running into a lot of trouble if your idea of foreplay is, 'Brace yourself honey, here I come!' Phil McGraw
[ Come Foreplay Here Honey Idea Into Lot Running Think Trouble Your Yourself]
Because I am not formally trained in the medical sciences, I can bring in new ideas to AIDS research and the cross-fertilization of ideas from different fields could be a valuable contribution to finding the cure for AIDS. Philip Emeagwali
[ Aids Am Because Bring Contribution Could Cure Different Fields Finding Formally Ideas Medical New Research Sciences Trained Valuable]
The hardest thing is the idea. Ideas come from somewhere but as far as we know they come from nowhere. Ian Hunter
[ Come Far Hardest Idea Ideas Know Nowhere Somewhere Thing]
What I want to show in my work is the idea which hides itself behind so-called reality. Max Beckmann
[ Behind Hides Idea Itself Reality Show So-Called Want Which Work]
Concrete poets continue to turn out beautiful things, but to me they're more visual than oral, and they almost really belong on the wall rather than in a book. I haven't the least idea of where poetry is going. James Laughlin
[ Almost Beautiful Belong Book Concrete Continue Going Haven Idea Least More Oral Out Poetry Poets Rather Really Than Things Turn Visual Wall Where]
At the time I was arrested I had no idea it would turn into this. It was just a day like any other day. The only thing that made it significant was that the masses of the people joined in. Rosa Parks
[ Any Arrested Day Had Idea Into Joined Just Made Masses Only Other Significant Thing Time Turn Would]
I think the institution of marriage is a great idea, but for me it's just an idea. Lara Flynn Boyle
[ Great Idea Institution Just Marriage Think]
It is inevitable that many ideas of the young mind will later have to give way to the hard realities of life. Felix Bloch
[ Give Hard Ideas Inevitable Later Life Many Mind Realities Way Will Young]
If I had a personal wish for the new ideas in this new book it would be that every parent, every counselor, every teacher, every professor, every sports coach that deals with young people would understand the three circle concept. James Collins
[ Book Circle Coach Concept Counselor Deals Every Had Ideas New Parent Personal Professor Sports Teacher Three Understand Wish Would Young]
Art ought never to be considered except in its relations with its ideal beauty. Alfred de Vigny Art
[ Art Beauty Considered Except Ideal Never Ought Relations]
Labor gives birth to ideas. Jim Rohn
[ Birth Gives Ideas Labor]
I loved planning 'The Tyra Show' more than actually having to do it. I loved coming up with show ideas, honing each program and crafting it. I'm more excited being in a meeting than being on TV. Tyra Banks
[ Actually Being Coming Crafting Each Excited Having Honing Ideas Loved Meeting More Planning Program Show Than Tv Up]
You see, antiquated ideas of kindness and generosity are simply bugs that must be programmed out of our world. And these cold, unfeeling machines will show us the way. Bill Gates
[ Antiquated Bugs Cold Generosity Ideas Kindness Machines Must Our Out Programmed See Show Simply These Unfeeling Us Way Will World]
Well, it gives, certainly to my father, who is the one that suffered the most in our family, and understanding of how the ideals of a country are only as good as the people who give it flesh and blood. George Takei
[ Blood Certainly Country Family Father Flesh Give Gives Good How Ideals Most Only Our Suffered Understanding Well]
People have the idea of missionaries as going out with the Bible and hitting natives with it. It's not really what they were doing. They were all doing something rather different. Colin Firth
[ Bible Different Doing Going Hitting Idea Missionaries Natives Out Rather Really Something Were]
Actually ideas are everywhere. It's the paperwork, that is, sitting down and thinking them into a coherent story, trying to find just the right words, that can and usually does get to be labor. Fred Saberhagen
[ Actually Coherent Does Down Everywhere Find Get Ideas Into Just Labor Paperwork Right Sitting Story Them Thinking Trying Usually Words]
The argument that the two parties should represent opposed ideals and policies, one, perhaps, of the Right and the other of the Left, is a foolish idea acceptable only to doctrinaire and academic thinkers. Carroll Quigley
[ Academic Acceptable Argument Doctrinaire Foolish Idea Ideals Left Only Opposed Other Parties Perhaps Policies Represent Right Should Thinkers Two]
It's always hard when you're playing someone for a lot of people out there who are going to see the movie after reading the books. There's a communion between a reader and the writer, so people will have an idea who Sirius Black is and I might not be everyone's idea of that. Gary Oldman
[ After Always Between Black Books Communion Everyone Going Hard Idea Lot Might Movie Out Playing Reader Reading See Someone Will Writer]
I'm insecure about everything, because... I'm never going to look in the mirror and see this blond, blue-eyed girl. That is my idea of what I'd like to look like. Cher
[ Because Blond Blue-Eyed Everything Girl Going Idea Insecure Look Mirror Never See]
Bring ideas in and entertain them royally, for one of them may be the king. Mark Van Doren
[ Bring Entertain Ideas King May Them]
And it is a very beautiful idea, and possibly true, that a common man from Stratford with a common education was able to write these plays. Mark Rylance
[ Able Beautiful Common Education Idea Man Plays Possibly Stratford These True Very Write]
There is a very remarkable inclination in human nature to bestow on external objects the same emotions which it observes in itself, and to find every where those ideas which are most present to it. David Hume
[ Bestow Emotions Every External Find Human Ideas Inclination Itself Most Nature Objects Observes Present Remarkable Same Those Very Where Which]
If all the rich and all of the church people should send their children to the public schools they would feel bound to concentrate their money on improving these schools until they met the highest ideals. Susan B. Anthony
[ Bound Children Church Concentrate Feel Highest Ideals Improving Met Money Public Rich Schools Send Should Their These Until Would]
Over the years, a number of other intriguing experimental ideas and areas of investigation have been the objects of my attention, and I have devoted some time and effort to exploring the inherent possbilities. Frederick Reines
[ Areas Attention Been Devoted Effort Experimental Exploring Ideas Inherent Intriguing Investigation Number Objects Other Over Some Time Years]
If the seams are showing, there is something wrong with the performance or the construction of the piece. This idea is completely at odds with our modern visual experience, because everything today is based on montage. Esa-Pekka Salonen
[ Based Because Completely Construction Everything Experience Idea Modern Odds Our Performance Piece Seams Showing Something Today Visual Wrong]
This idea, as you know, that I have firm convictions that the idea of issues being a big deal where our mutual friend went back and he felt so strongly that the determining factor in electoral success should be a proven character. James Stockdale
[ Back Being Big Character Convictions Deal Determining Electoral Factor Felt Firm Friend Idea Issues Know Mutual Our Proven Should Strongly Success Went Where]
The progress of the American Revolution has been so rapid and such the alteration of manners, the blending of characters, and the new train of ideas that almost universally prevail, that the principles which animated to the noblest exertions have been nearly annihilated. Mercy Otis Warren
[ Almost Alteration American Animated Annihilated Been Blending Characters Exertions Ideas Manners Nearly New Noblest Prevail Principles Progress Rapid Revolution Such Train Universally Which]
It is from the traditional family that we absorb those universal ideals and principles which are the teaching of Jesus, the bedrock of our religious faith. We are taught the difference between right and wrong, and about the law, just punishment and discipline. Kamisese Mara
[ Absorb Bedrock Between Difference Discipline Faith Family Ideals Jesus Just Law Our Principles Punishment Religious Right Taught Teaching Those Traditional Universal Which Wrong]
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one. Mary Kay Ash
[ Enthusiasm Further Generates Go Great Idea Inspires Mediocre Than Will]
I guess maybe I'm idealistic. John Cusack
[ Guess Idealistic Maybe]
Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas. Marie Curie
[ Curious Ideas Less More]
A celibate clergy is an especially good idea, because it tends to suppress any hereditary propensity toward fanaticism. Carl Sagan
[ Any Because Celibate Clergy Especially Fanaticism Good Hereditary Idea Propensity Suppress Tends Toward]
Philosophical theories or ideas, as points of view, instruments of criticism, may help us to gather up what might otherwise pass unregarded by us. Walter Pater
[ Criticism Gather Help Ideas Instruments May Might Otherwise Pass Philosophical Points Theories Up Us View]
In the long run, much public opinion is made in the universities; ideas generated there filter down through the teaching profession and the students into the general public. B. Carroll Reece
[ Down Filter General Generated Ideas Into Long Made Much Opinion Profession Public Run Students Teaching Through Universities]
It is my opinion that everything must be based on a simple idea. And it is my opinion that this idea, once we have finally discovered it, will be so compelling, so beautiful, that we will say to one another, yes, how could it have been any different. John Archibald Wheeler
[ Another Any Based Beautiful Been Compelling Could Different Discovered Everything Finally How Idea Must Once Opinion Say Simple Will Yes]
Archimedes will be remembered when Aeschylus is forgotten, because languages die and mathematical ideas do not. G. H. Hardy
[ Archimedes Because Die Forgotten Ideas Languages Mathematical Remembered Will]
A new and valid idea is worth more than a regiment and fewer men can furnish the former than command the latter. Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
[ Command Fewer Former Furnish Idea Latter Men More New Regiment Than Valid Worth]
I thought I was benefiting the Indians as well as the government, by taking them all over the United States, and giving them a correct idea of the customs, life, etc., of the pale faces, so that when they returned to their people they could make known all they had seen. Buffalo Bill
[ Benefiting Correct Could Customs Etc Faces Giving Government Had Idea Indians Known Life Make Over Pale Returned Seen States Taking Their Them Thought United Well]
You should carefully study the Art of Reasoning, as it is what most people are very deficient in, and I know few things more disagreeable than to argue, or even converse with a man who has no idea of inductive and deductive philosophy. William John Wills
[ Argue Art Carefully Converse Deficient Disagreeable Even Few Idea Inductive Know Man More Most Philosophy Reasoning Should Study Than Things Very]
I have no idea why one of our most original filmmakers would want to spend two years of his life translating someone else's movie from Spanish into English. And it wasn't such a good film in Spanish, either. Joel Siegel
[ Either Else English Film Filmmakers Good His Idea Into Life Most Movie Original Our Someone Spanish Spend Such Translating Two Want Why Would Years]
My idea of going to hell is going somewhere where there are no books. James MacArthur
[ Books Going Hell Idea Somewhere Where]
I think that the Internet - and I do love the free flow of ideas on the 'Net - is like the wild west of the information world. Vince McMahon
[ Flow Free Ideas Information Internet Love Net Think West Wild World]
An ideal wife is any woman who has an ideal husband. Booth Tarkington
[ Any Husband Ideal Wife Woman]
A soul preoccupied with great ideas best performs small duties. Harriet Martineau
[ Best Duties Great Ideas Performs Preoccupied Small Soul]
No idea is so antiquated that it was not once modern. No idea is so modern that it will not someday be antiquated. Ellen Glasgow
[ Antiquated Idea Modern Once Someday Will]
Only through the conscious action of the working masses in city and country can it be brought to life, only through the people's highest intellectual maturity and inexhaustible idealism can it be brought safely through all storms and find its way to port. Rosa Luxemburg
[ Action Brought City Conscious Country Find Highest Idealism Inexhaustible Intellectual Life Masses Maturity Only Port Safely Storms Through Way Working]
The need to be right all the time is the biggest bar to new ideas. Edward de Bono
[ Bar Biggest Ideas Need New Right Time]
Of course great hotels have always been social ideas, flawless mirrors to the particular societies they service. Joan Didion
[ Always Been Course Flawless Great Hotels Ideas Mirrors Particular Service Social Societies]
One of the very basic ideas of Post-Modernism is rejection of arbitrary power structures. Different people are sensitive to different kinds of power structures. Larry Wall
[ Arbitrary Basic Different Ideas Kinds Post-Modernism Power Rejection Sensitive Structures Very]
In Trinidad, where as new arrivals we were a disadvantaged community, that excluding idea was a kind of protection; it enabled us - for the time being, and only for the time being - to live in our own way and according to our own rules, to live in our own fading India. V. S. Naipaul
[ According Being Community Disadvantaged Enabled Excluding Fading Idea India Kind Live New Only Our Own Protection Rules Time Us Way Were Where]
Most middle-class whites have no idea what it feels like to be subjected to police who are routinely suspicious, rude, belligerent, and brutal. Benjamin Spock
[ Belligerent Brutal Feels Idea Middle-Class Most Police Routinely Rude Subjected Suspicious Whites]
My earliest acting memory is making up a play for my mom and dad called The Lonesome Baby. I have no idea what The Lonesome Baby was about. I just remember the title. But I'm sure it was an epic. Jane Horrocks
[ Acting Baby Called Dad Earliest Epic Idea Just Lonesome Making Memory Mom Play Remember Sure Title Up]
When a finished work of 20th century sculpture is placed in an 18th century garden, it is absorbed by the ideal representation of the past, thus reinforcing political and social values that are no longer with us. Robert Smithson Gardening
[ Absorbed Century Finished Garden Ideal Longer Past Placed Political Reinforcing Representation Sculpture Social Thus Us Values Work]
Everyone is a genius at least once a year. The real geniuses simply have their bright ideas closer together. Georg C. Lichtenberg Intelligence
[ Bright Closer Everyone Genius Geniuses Ideas Least Once Real Simply Their Together Year]
The automobile, both a cause and an effect of this decentralization, is ideally suited for our vast landscape and our generally confused and contrary commuting patterns. Brock Yates Car
[ Automobile Both Cause Commuting Confused Contrary Effect Generally Ideally Landscape Our Patterns Suited Vast]
I stood up as best I could to their disgusting stupidity and brutality, but I did not, of course, manage to beat them at their own game. It was a fight to the bitter end, one in which I was not defending ideals or beliefs but simply my own self. George Grosz
[ Beat Beliefs Best Bitter Brutality Could Course Defending Did Disgusting End Fight Game Ideals Manage Own Self Simply Stood Stupidity Their Them Up Which]
It may be easily shown, and is of no small significance, that the two great ideas of which the Anglo-Saxon is the exponent are having a fuller development in the United States than in Great Britain. Josiah Strong
[ Anglo-Saxon Britain Development Easily Fuller Great Having Ideas May Shown Significance Small States Than Two United Which]
Idealism springs from deep feelings, but feelings are nothing without the formulated idea that keeps them whole. Jacques Barzun
[ Deep Feelings Formulated Idea Idealism Keeps Nothing Springs Them Whole Without]
It is not enough to merely defend democracy. To defend it may be to lose it; to extend it is to strengthen it. Democracy is not property; it is an idea. Hubert H. Humphrey
[ Defend Democracy Enough Extend Idea Lose May Merely Property Strengthen]
Fear of error which everything recalls to me at every moment of the flight of my ideas, this mania for control, makes men prefer reason's imagination to the imagination of the senses. And yet it is always the imagination alone which is at work. Louis Aragon
[ Alone Always Control Error Every Everything Fear Flight Ideas Imagination Makes Mania Men Moment Prefer Reason Recalls Senses Which Work Yet]
An awful lot of people come to college with this strange idea that there's no longer segregation in America's schools, that our schools are basically equal; neither of these things is true. Jonathan Kozol
[ America Awful Basically College Come Equal Idea Longer Lot Neither Our Schools Segregation Strange These Things True]
Anyone in the humor business isn't thinking clearly if he doesn't surround himself with idea people. Otherwise, you settle for mediocrity - or you burn yourself out. Hank Ketcham
[ Anyone Burn Business Clearly Himself Humor Idea Mediocrity Otherwise Out Settle Surround Thinking Yourself]
Yes. I was the first female colonel. I enjoyed being that kind of role model for young women watching the show. A woman can be a colonel! A woman can be in charge! Those were new ideas then. Erin Gray
[ Being Charge Colonel Enjoyed Female First Ideas Kind Model New Role Show Then Those Watching Were Woman Women Yes Young]
You lie awake at 3 in the morning thinking of story ideas. You're online at 8 a.m. on a Sunday or midnight on a Wednesday. It's a job that you never push aside. James Daly
[ Aside Awake Ideas Job Lie Midnight Morning Never Online Push Story Sunday Thinking Wednesday]
No longer is the female destined solely for the home and the rearing of the family and only the male for the marketplace and the world of ideas. William J. Brennan, Jr.
[ Destined Family Female Home Ideas Longer Male Marketplace Only Rearing Solely World]
Stories had always been told about male genies coming out of bottles, but they were usually fat, old men. Never had the genie been a gorgeous woman, so that idea really appealed to me, and I created the series based on that premise. Sidney Sheldon
[ Always Appealed Based Been Bottles Coming Created Fat Genie Genies Gorgeous Had Idea Male Men Never Old Out Premise Really Series Stories Told Usually Were Woman]
Philosophy: Impersonal anxiety; refuge among anemic ideas. Emile M. Cioran
[ Among Anxiety Ideas Impersonal Philosophy Refuge]
Idealism is the noble toga that political gentlemen drape over their will to power. Aldous Huxley
[ Drape Gentlemen Idealism Noble Over Political Power Their Will]
I like the idea of making big budget films with a heart. I like graphic novels more than comic books. Matthew Vaughn
[ Big Books Budget Comic Films Graphic Heart Idea Making More Novels Than]
I have been agreeably disappointed in my idea of the camels. They are far from unpleasant to ride; in fact, it is much less fatiguing than riding on horseback, and even with the little practice I have yet had, I find it shakes me less. William John Wills
[ Agreeably Been Camels Disappointed Even Fact Far Fatiguing Find Had Horseback Idea Less Little Much Practice Ride Riding Shakes Than Unpleasant Yet]
When they come downstairs from their Ivory Towers, idealists are very apt to walk straight into the gutter. Logan P. Smith
[ Apt Come Downstairs Gutter Idealists Into Ivory Straight Their Towers Very Walk]
No matter how brilliantly an idea is stated, we will not really be moved unless we have already half thought of it ourselves. Mignon McLaughlin
[ Already Brilliantly Half How Idea Matter Moved Ourselves Really Stated Thought Unless Will]
I get very driven by certain themes and ideas. Alex Winter
[ Certain Driven Get Ideas Themes Very]
There are many critics who have an idealised version of where my strengths lie. Elvis Costello
[ Critics Lie Many Strengths Version Where]
I was so flattered to be asked to be in the movies - the idea of being paid to act was heady stuff. Piper Laurie
[ Act Asked Being Flattered Heady Idea Movies Paid Stuff]
The dog, on the other hand, has few or no ideas because his brain acts in coarse fashion and because there are few connections with each single process. Edward Thorndike
[ Acts Because Brain Coarse Connections Dog Each Fashion Few Hand His Ideas Other Process Single]
Generally speaking, when a woman offers unsolicited advice or tries to help a man, she has no idea of how critical and unloving he may sound to him. John Gray
[ Advice Critical Generally Help Him How Idea Man May Offers She Sound Speaking Tries Unsolicited Woman]
And think of how we challenged the idea of a male dominated Parliament with All-Women shortlists and made the cause of gender equality central to our government. We were right to do so. Ed Miliband
[ Cause Central Challenged Dominated Equality Gender Government How Idea Made Male Our Parliament Right Think Were]
A book is the only place in which you can examine a fragile thought without breaking it, or explore an explosive idea without fear it will go off in your face. It is one of the few havens remaining where a man's mind can get both provocation and privacy. Edward P. Morgan
[ Book Both Breaking Examine Explore Explosive Face Fear Few Fragile Get Go Havens Idea Man Mind Off Only Place Privacy Provocation Remaining Thought Where Which Will Without Your]
The moment a man begins to talk about technique that's proof that he is fresh out of ideas. Raymond Chandler
[ Begins Fresh Ideas Man Moment Out Proof Talk Technique]
To begin with, you must realize that any idea accepted by the brain is automatically transformed into an action of some sort. It may take seconds or minutes or longer - but ideas always produce a reaction of some sort. Scott Reed
[ Accepted Action Always Any Automatically Begin Brain Idea Ideas Into Longer May Minutes Must Produce Reaction Realize Seconds Some Sort Take Transformed]
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world. Robin Williams
[ Change Ideas Matter Tell Words World]
I understand why people do vote on the conservative side of the ticket because people have a tendency to go for strong governments when really, from an idealistic point of view, it's a bad thing. David Lloyd
[ Bad Because Conservative Go Governments Idealistic Point Really Side Strong Tendency Thing Ticket Understand View Vote Why]
From the beginning, when I first got an idea for a story and wondered if I could write it, it has always been the story that has driven me. Jean M. Auel
[ Always Been Beginning Could Driven First Got Idea Story Wondered Write]
I was in uniform for four years, and I know that heroism doesn't occur from taking orders, but rather from people who through their own willpower and strength are willing to sacrifice their lives for an idea. Thor Heyerdahl
[ Four Heroism Idea Know Lives Occur Orders Own Rather Sacrifice Strength Taking Their Through Uniform Willing Willpower Years]
I've no idea what they make of me. People usually don't recognise themselves in an impression. Rory Bremner
[ Idea Impression Make Recognise Themselves Usually]
Basically, fiction is people. You can't write fiction about ideas. Theodore Sturgeon
[ Basically Fiction Ideas Write]
You're confronted with the quandary: do I grind things to a halt? Ideally you would, but I have better things to do than educate people. Wentworth Miller
[ Better Confronted Educate Grind Halt Ideally Than Things Would]
The Americans may think they have 'liberated' Baghdad but the tens of thousands of thieves - they came in families and cruised the city in trucks and cars searching for booty - seem to have a different idea what liberation means. Robert Fisk
[ Americans Baghdad Booty Came Cars City Different Families Idea Liberated Liberation May Means Searching Seem Tens Thieves Think Thousands Trucks]
I'll know when the ideas aren't fresh anymore. And I'll know when writing doesn't give me a thrill anymore. Brian Lumley
[ Anymore Fresh Give Ideas Know Thrill Writing]
The religious idea of God cannot do full duty for the metaphysical infinity. Alan Watts
[ Cannot Duty Full God Idea Infinity Metaphysical Religious]
To me, fantasy has always been the genre of escape, science fiction the genre of ideas. So if you can escape and have a little idea as well, maybe you have some kind of a cross-breed between the two. Sheri S. Tepper
[ Always Been Between Escape Fantasy Fiction Genre Idea Ideas Kind Little Maybe Science Some Two Well]
The purpose of writing is to inflate weak ideas, obscure pure reasoning, and inhibit clarity. With a little practice, writing can be an intimidating and impenetrable fog! Bill Watterson
[ Clarity Fog Ideas Impenetrable Inhibit Intimidating Little Obscure Practice Pure Purpose Reasoning Weak Writing]
Creation destroys as it goes, throws down one tree for the rise of another. But ideal mankind would abolish death, multiply itself million upon million, rear up city upon city, save every parasite alive, until the accumulation of mere existence is swollen to a horror. David Herbert Lawrence
[ Abolish Accumulation Alive Another City Creation Death Destroys Down Every Existence Goes Horror Ideal Itself Mankind Mere Million Multiply Parasite Rear Rise Save Swollen Throws Tree Until Up Upon Would]
It will always be the same possibilities, in sum or on the average, that go on repeating themselves until a man comes along who does not value the actuality above idea. It is he who first gives the new possibilities their meaning, their direction, and he awakens them. Robert Musil
[ Above Actuality Along Always Average Awakens Comes Direction Does First Gives Go Idea Man Meaning New Possibilities Repeating Same Sum Their Them Themselves Until Value Will]
You can get sucked into the idea that, 'Gosh, this is impressive. Maybe I should do this. It will look good.' Or 'I'll write like this because it will impress that critic.' Amy Tan
[ Because Critic Get Good Gosh Idea Impress Impressive Into Look Maybe Should Sucked Will Write]
I have a good idea every two years. Give me a topic, I will give you the idea! Fritz Zwicky
[ Every Give Good Idea Topic Two Will Years]
If you are any competent musician, if you have creative ideas, ideas of songs, of arrangements, in a band like the Stones, where these 2 people do all the things, there is no freedom. Bill Wyman
[ Any Arrangements Band Competent Creative Freedom Ideas Musician Songs Stones These Things Where]
I came in with my idea of what a cowboy would wear, but then I met some real cowboys and they said that I rode the horses well, shoed the horses, but no good cowboy would be wearing a pair of Levi's. I had to get a good old pair of Wranglers. Steve Kanaly
[ Came Cowboy Cowboys Get Good Had Horses Idea Levi Met Old Pair Real Rode Said Some Then Wear Wearing Well Would]
I also have always liked the monster within idea. I like the zombies being us. Zombies are the blue-collar monsters. George A. Romero
[ Also Always Being Blue-Collar Idea Liked Monster Monsters Us Within Zombies]
A man is a poet if difficulties inherent in his art provide him with ideas; he is not a poet if they deprive him of ideas. Paul Valery
[ Art Deprive Difficulties Him His Ideas Inherent Man Poet Provide]
Sometimes the best, and only effective, way to kill an idea is to put it into practice. Sydney J. Harris
[ Best Effective Idea Into Kill Only Practice Put Sometimes Way]
Has there ever been a more revealing moment this year? Let me just put this in fairly simple terms: Al Jazeera now broadcasts the words of Senator Durbin to the Mideast, certainly putting our troops in greater danger. No more needs to be said about the motives of liberals. Karl Rove
[ Al Been Broadcasts Certainly Danger Ever Fairly Greater Just Liberals Mideast Moment More Motives Needs Now Our Put Putting Revealing Said Senator Simple Terms Troops Words Year]
Well, we know that people in Australia love the idea of both Impulse and Virgin Blue getting up and adding a bit of competition, and it's fun to be able to deliver it. Richard Branson
[ Able Adding Australia Bit Blue Both Competition Deliver Fun Getting Idea Impulse Know Love Up Well]
Movies can and do have tremendous influence in shaping young lives in the realm of entertainment towards the ideals and objectives of normal adulthood. Walt Disney Movies
[ Adulthood Entertainment Ideals Influence Lives Movies Normal Objectives Realm Shaping Towards Tremendous Young]
One column of truth cannot hold an institution of ideas from falling into ignorance. It is wiser that a person of prudence and purpose save his strength for battles that can be won. Bryant H. McGill
[ Battles Cannot Column Falling His Hold Ideas Ignorance Institution Into Person Prudence Purpose Save Strength Truth Wiser Won]
This is Port of Spain to me, a city ideal in its commercial and human proportions, where a citizen is a walker and not a pedestrian, and this is how Athens may have been before it became a cultural echo. Derek Walcott
[ Athens Became Been Before Citizen City Commercial Cultural Echo How Human Ideal May Pedestrian Port Proportions Spain Walker Where]
If we have the opportunity to be generous with our hearts, ourselves, we have no idea of the depth and breadth of love's reach. Margaret Cho
[ Breadth Depth Generous Hearts Idea Love Opportunity Our Ourselves Reach]
One of the great privileges of being a part of the Senate, it being the greatest deliberative body in the world, is out of the discussions of ideas, hopefully truth can ultimately be achieved. Bill Nelson
[ Achieved Being Body Discussions Great Greatest Hopefully Ideas Out Part Privileges Senate Truth Ultimately World]
My memory of those places is better than my pictures. That's why I get much more satisfaction out of shooting thematic work that has to do with an idea that I'm searching for, or searching to express. Leonard Nimoy
[ Better Express Get Idea Memory More Much Out Pictures Places Satisfaction Searching Shooting Than Thematic Those Why Work]
Everything that is, was, and will be, eternally IS, even the countless forms, which are finite and perishable only in their objective, not in their ideal Form. H. P. Blavatsky
[ Countless Eternally Even Everything Finite Form Forms Ideal Objective Only Perishable Their Which Will]
No ideas and the ability to express them - that's a journalist. Karl Kraus
[ Ability Express Ideas Journalist Them]
In composing, as a general rule, run your pen through every other word you have written; you have no idea what vigor it will give your style. Sydney Smith
[ Composing Every General Give Idea Other Pen Rule Run Style Through Vigor Will Word Written Your]
Typically what happens is, somebody drags an idea from the past that worked in an old set of logics that they try to apply to the new one. And it doesn't work. Michael Nesmith
[ Apply Drags Happens Idea New Old Past Set Somebody Try Typically Work Worked]
Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal. Earl Nightingale
[ Goal Ideal Progressive Realization Success Worthy]
I must uphold my ideals, for perhaps the time will come when I shall be able to carry them out. Anne Frank
[ Able Carry Come Ideals Must Out Perhaps Shall Them Time Uphold Will]
Idealism, alas, does not protect one from ignorance, dogmatism, and foolishness. Sidney Hook
[ Alas Does Dogmatism Foolishness Idealism Ignorance Protect]
We are afraid of ideas, of experimenting, of change. We shrink from thinking a problem through to a logical conclusion. Anne Sullivan Macy
[ Afraid Change Conclusion Experimenting Ideas Logical Problem Shrink Thinking Through]
The walls, the bars, the guns and the guards can never encircle or hold down the idea of the people. Huey Newton
[ Bars Down Encircle Guards Guns Hold Idea Never Walls]
We've got very large freshman class, it's historic in its size, so there's people that are extremely diverse in their backgrounds and their viewpoints. I think that we're going to see a conservative group of people coming together, focused on some real ideals that are going to be extremely important. Kristi Noem
[ Backgrounds Class Coming Conservative Diverse Extremely Focused Freshman Going Got Group Historic Ideals Important Large Real See Size Some Their Think Together Very Viewpoints]
When I don't have any ideas, I pick up fabric and start working with it and something happens. Geoffrey Beene
[ Any Fabric Happens Ideas Pick Something Start Up Working]
I'm just interested in meditating on certain ideas, and I like to draw: that's my way of thinking. Ben Nicholson
[ Certain Draw Ideas Interested Just Meditating Thinking Way]
I come from the performance world, but the idea of a worship song is different. It's useful music. John Tesh
[ Come Different Idea Music Performance Song Useful World Worship]
I'd love to star in a television series of my own. I love the idea of living with a character for a number of years, watching him grow. Michael Dorn
[ Character Grow Him Idea Living Love Number Own Series Star Television Watching Years]
The whole idea of doing the Hollywood thing never even occurred to me. When you grow up on the East coast, Hollywood seems like this fantasy land and you don't think that people can actually make a living there. David Steinberg
[ Actually Coast Doing East Even Fantasy Grow Hollywood Idea Land Living Make Never Occurred Seems Thing Think Up Whole]
The huge problem in our society is the enormous ignorance of the ideas that underlie modern art. Thom Mayne
[ Art Enormous Huge Ideas Ignorance Modern Our Problem Society Underlie]
A patent, or invention, is any assemblage of technologies or ideas that you can put together that nobody put together that way before. That's how the patent office defines it. That's an invention. Dean Kamen
[ Any Assemblage Before Defines How Ideas Invention Nobody Office Patent Put Technologies Together Way]
I've always taken 'The Wizard of Oz' very seriously, you know. I believe in the idea of the rainbow. And I've spent my entire life trying to get over it. Judy Garland
[ Always Believe Entire Get Idea Know Life Over Oz Rainbow Seriously Spent Taken Trying Very Wizard]
There is no connection between the political ideas of our educated class and the deep places of the imagination. Lionel Trilling
[ Between Class Connection Deep Educated Ideas Imagination Our Places Political]
There's almost a fear that if you understood too deeply the way you arrived at choices, you could become self-conscious. In any case, many ideas which are full of personal meaning seem rather banal when you put words to them. Peter Weir
[ Almost Any Arrived Banal Become Case Choices Could Deeply Fear Full Ideas Many Meaning Personal Put Rather Seem Self-Conscious Them Too Understood Way Which Words]
I'm going to marry a Jewish woman because I like the idea of getting up Sunday morning and going to the deli. Michael J. Fox
[ Because Deli Getting Going Idea Jewish Marry Morning Sunday Up Woman]
Beware of people carrying ideas. Beware of ideas carrying people. Barbara Grizzuti Harrison
[ Beware Carrying Ideas]
There is no proletarian, not even a Communist movement, that has not operated in the interests of money, and for the time being permitted by money - and that without the idealists among its leaders having the slightest suspicion of the fact. Oswald Spengler
[ Among Being Communist Even Fact Having Idealists Interests Leaders Money Movement Operated Permitted Proletarian Slightest Suspicion Time Without]
The idea that you can merchandise candidates for high office like breakfast cereal - that you can gather votes like box tops - is, I think, the ultimate indignity to the democratic process. Adlai E. Stevenson Politics
[ Box Breakfast Candidates Cereal Democratic Gather High Idea Indignity Merchandise Office Process Think Tops Ultimate Votes]
I think he's informing himself, reaching out and getting ideas and information and advice. I haven't the slightest doubt that internally taking shape in that marvelous brain of his is a philosophy of foreign affairs. But it would be premature to say that one is fully formed. Theodore C. Sorensen
[ Advice Affairs Brain Doubt Foreign Formed Fully Getting Haven Himself His Ideas Information Informing Internally Marvelous Out Philosophy Premature Reaching Say Shape Slightest Taking Think Would]
The atheistic idea is so nonsensical that I cannot put it into words. Lord Kelvin
[ Cannot Idea Into Nonsensical Put Words]
The idea is to try to give all the information to help others to judge the value of your contribution; not just the information that leads to judgment in one particular direction or another. Richard P. Feynman
[ Another Contribution Direction Give Help Idea Information Judge Judgment Just Leads Others Particular Try Value Your]
Frankly, I was surprised at how generous the Japanese press has been to the idea of a foreigner running Sony. Howard Stringer
[ Been Foreigner Frankly Generous How Idea Japanese Press Running Sony Surprised]
I have things in my head that are not like what anyone has taught me - shapes and ideas so near to me - so natural to my way of being and thinking that it hasn't occurred to me to put them down. Georgia O'Keeffe
[ Anyone Being Down Hasn Head Ideas Natural Near Occurred Put Shapes Taught Them Things Thinking Way]
You jot down ideas, memories, whatever, concerning your real life that somehow parallels the character you're playing, and you incorporate that in your scene work. Chris Cooper
[ Character Concerning Down Ideas Incorporate Jot Life Memories Parallels Playing Real Scene Somehow Whatever Work Your]
Idealists foolish enough to throw caution to the winds have advanced mankind and have enriched the world. Emma Goldman
[ Advanced Caution Enough Enriched Foolish Idealists Mankind Throw Winds World]
Ideas are, in truth, force. Henry James
[ Force Ideas Truth]
The discussion of ideas as opposed to the American narcissistic obsession with what's going on with the self, that's the general thing people are talking about. Stanley Crouch
[ American Discussion General Going Ideas Narcissistic Obsession Opposed Self Talking Thing]
I spend a lot of time preparing. I think a lot about what I want to do. I have prep books, little notebooks in which I write everything down before a sitting. Otherwise I would forget my ideas. Helmut Newton
[ Before Books Down Everything Forget Ideas Little Lot Notebooks Otherwise Prep Preparing Sitting Spend Think Time Want Which Would Write]
It is this research into pure painting that is the problem at the present moment. I do not know any painters in Paris who are really searching for this ideal world. Robert Delaunay
[ Any Ideal Into Know Moment Painters Painting Paris Present Problem Pure Really Research Searching World]
I think a lot of people don't have any idea of how deeply segregated our schools have become all over again. Most textbooks are not honest in what they teach our high school students. Jonathan Kozol
[ Again Any Become Deeply High Honest How Idea Lot Most Our Over School Schools Segregated Students Teach Textbooks Think]
To compel a man to furnish funds for the propagation of ideas he disbelieves and abhors is sinful and tyrannical. Thomas Jefferson
[ Abhors Compel Funds Furnish Ideas Man Propagation Sinful Tyrannical]
First of all, it was such an honor to be chosen. You had to be voted in by players and coaches that time. But having it in Hawai'i was a brilliant idea. Dan Fouts
[ Brilliant Chosen Coaches First Had Having Hawai Honor Idea Players Such Time Voted]
Even as we pour hundreds of billions of dollars into our efforts in the Middle East, there is much that needs to be done to win the war of ideas in the Muslim world and beyond. Herb Kohl
[ Beyond Billions Dollars Done East Efforts Even Hundreds Ideas Into Middle Much Muslim Needs Our Pour War Win World]
In fact, I had the idea because of Peter Falk. I saw my dad watching a Peter Falk movie and something clicked in my head. I gotta go make a movie for Peter Falk and me. Paul Reiser
[ Because Clicked Dad Fact Falk Go Gotta Had Head Idea Make Movie Peter Saw Something Watching]
This idea of trying to repeat a success doesn't interest me. It's only really done to make money. Agnetha Faltskog
[ Done Idea Interest Make Money Only Really Repeat Success Trying]
The idea that I'm going to have to sit down to write some fiction where I'm going to have to think of a plot would really scare me, because it would come out a mess. Tracey Emin
[ Because Come Down Fiction Going Idea Mess Out Plot Really Scare Sit Some Think Where Would Write]
As set forth by theologians, the idea of 'God' is an argument that assumes its own conclusions, and proves nothing. Johann Most
[ Argument Assumes Conclusions Forth God Idea Nothing Own Proves Set Theologians]
The biological task of science is to provide the fully developed human individual with as perfect a means of orientating himself as possible. No other scientific ideal can be realised, and any other must be meaningless. Ernst Mach
[ Any Biological Developed Fully Himself Human Ideal Individual Meaningless Means Must Other Perfect Possible Provide Realised Science Scientific Task]
A fact in itself is nothing. It is valuable only for the idea attached to it, or for the proof which it furnishes. Claude Bernard
[ Attached Fact Furnishes Idea Itself Nothing Only Proof Valuable Which]
Together with script writers Syd green and Dick Hills, we worked on the comedy ideas for this series. Eric Morecambe
[ Comedy Green Hills Ideas Script Series Together Worked Writers]
It's hard for anybody who's been with me not to feel starved for affection when I'm making love to my ideas. Maybe it's not meant for me to settle down and be married. Jim Carrey
[ Affection Anybody Been Down Feel Hard Ideas Love Making Married Maybe Meant Settle Starved]
My joking answer to this question is that I leave a bowl of milk out on the back porch every night for the Idea Fairy. In the morning, the milk is gone and there's a brand-new shiny idea by the bowl. Sarah Zettel
[ Answer Back Bowl Brand-New Every Fairy Gone Idea Joking Leave Milk Morning Night Out Porch Question Shiny]
These are classic, perennial ideals we are dealing with. Rob Morrow
[ Classic Dealing Ideals Perennial These]
An American, a Negro... two souls, two thoughts, two unreconciled strivings; two warring ideals in one dark body, whose dogged strength alone keeps it from being torn asunder. W. E. B. Du Bois
[ Alone American Asunder Being Body Dark Dogged Ideals Keeps Negro Souls Strength Strivings Thoughts Torn Two Warring Whose]
For the novels I wrote before selling anything, I didn't outline much. I had a vague idea of the story. George Stephen
[ Anything Before Had Idea Much Novels Outline Selling Story Vague Wrote]
Honest discussions - even and perhaps especially on topics about which we disagree - can help us resist hypocrisy and arrogance. They can also help us live up to the basic ideals, such as liberty and justice for all, on which our country was founded. David E. Price
[ Also Arrogance Basic Country Disagree Discussions Especially Even Founded Help Honest Hypocrisy Ideals Justice Liberty Live Our Perhaps Resist Such Topics Up Us Which]
A necessary consequent of religious belief is the attaching ideas of merit to that belief, and of demerit to its absence. Francis Wright
[ Absence Attaching Belief Consequent Ideas Merit Necessary Religious]
I'll come in with a string of riffs and direct the musical ideas. But you still need a band and their input to make the ideas come alive. You can't underestimate band chemistry. Billy Corgan
[ Alive Band Chemistry Come Direct Ideas Input Make Musical Need Riffs Still String Their Underestimate]
But I still don't have a clear idea of what my voice is. Kathy Acker
[ Clear Idea Still Voice]
Acting is nothing more or less than playing. The idea is to humanize life. George Eliot
[ Acting Idea Less Life More Nothing Playing Than]
If I have an idea, I write it down, although I usually carry a little dictation machine with me because I'm too lazy to write. Tommy Shaw
[ Although Because Carry Dictation Down Idea Lazy Little Machine Too Usually Write]
It took the Gulf War to demonstrate that America did want more than one friend in the Mideast, and also was willing to take and make major risks to prevent a small Muslim country, Kuwait, from being overrun and in effect stolen by Iraq. Caspar Weinberger
[ Also America Being Country Demonstrate Did Effect Friend Gulf Iraq Kuwait Major Make Mideast More Muslim Overrun Prevent Risks Small Stolen Take Than Took Want War Willing]
The ideal mother, like the ideal marriage, is a fiction. Milton R. Sapirstein
[ Fiction Ideal Marriage Mother]
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]