Quotations that match 'obsessed'.

Nonetheless, we continue to be obsessed with finding or inventing a European nation which, as in the nation state, guarantees homogeneity and thus an appropriate form of democracy and centralized government.
[ Appropriate Centralized Continue Democracy European Finding Form Government Guarantees Homogeneity Inventing Nation Nonetheless Obsessed State Thus Which]
Well let's see; I'm not obsessed with... I like Walt Disney except that you know, except for the horrible fascism. I love the art of it. I like a lot of things I don't agree with and that's one of them.
[ Agree Art Disney Except Fascism Horrible Know Lot Love Obsessed See Them Things Walt Well]
I'm really obsessed with the past.
[ Obsessed Past Really]
I was never really obsessed with the whole guy thing to begin with.
[ Begin Guy Never Obsessed Really Thing Whole]
I'm only interested in being a good actor and in being remembered for my best films, not for the way I look. But it seems inevitable in this line of work that I have to care about the way I look without getting obsessed about it.
[ Actor Being Best Care Films Getting Good Inevitable Interested Line Look Obsessed Only Remembered Seems Way Without Work]
I would like to go back to Wales. I'm obsessed with my childhood and at least three times a week dream I am back there.
[ Am Back Childhood Dream Go Least Obsessed Three Times Wales Week Would]
The West remains obsessed by the caste system.
[ Caste Obsessed Remains System West]
I've always been obsessed with style and glamor and if I want anyone to get anything out of my book, it's how we can all have them in our lives.
[ Always Anyone Anything Been Book Get How Lives Obsessed Our Out Style Them Want]
Every generation is obsessed with the decade before they were born.
[ Before Born Decade Every Generation Obsessed Were]
My favorite water cooler topic is fantasy football. I used to make fun of friends for doing it and now I'm obsessed.
[ Cooler Doing Fantasy Favorite Football Friends Fun Make Now Obsessed Topic Used Water]
I was obsessed with religious questions, the basics: Why are we here? Why is the world so beautiful?
[ Basics Beautiful Here Obsessed Questions Religious Why World]
He who is obsessed by death is made guilty by it.
[ Death Guilty Made Obsessed]
If you don't have obsessions, don't write. my characters are obsessed.
[ Characters Obsessed Obsessions Write]
I did spend a year in high school being obsessed with Fleetwood Mac.
[ Being Did Fleetwood High Mac Obsessed School Spend Year]
Obsessed by a fairy tale, we spend our lives searching for a magic door and a lost kingdom of peace.
[ Door Fairy Kingdom Lives Lost Magic Obsessed Our Peace Searching Spend Tale]
It is a violation which has obsessed the tyrants of the twentieth century. They do not want simply to kill their opponents, but to liquidate them, to deny that they have ever existed.
[ Century Deny Ever Existed Kill Obsessed Opponents Simply Their Them Twentieth Tyrants Violation Want Which]
I am not sure why, but I have been obsessed by the Atom Bomb ever since it first happened.
[ Am Atom Been Bomb Ever First Happened Obsessed Since Sure Why]
I get strangely obsessed about the cleanliness of my house.
[ Cleanliness Get House Obsessed Strangely]
I grew up doing all that stuff because I was obsessed with the '50s. I had sock hops for birthday parties. So I've always done The Twist and stuff. It was pretty natural and, with my parents doing it all the time, I'd just copy them. Not very pretty.
[ Always Because Birthday Copy Doing Done Grew Had Just Natural Obsessed Parents Parties Pretty Sock Stuff Them Time Twist Up Very]
It's astonishing what some women will put up with just to have a warm body. Some of the brightest women I know are just obsessed with that search. It's very sad.
[ Astonishing Body Brightest Just Know Obsessed Put Sad Search Some Up Very Warm Will Women]
To me this movie is about what is valuable. To one person it might be a stone; to someone else, a story in a magazine; to another, it is a child. The juxtaposition of one man obsessed with finding a valuable diamond with another man risking his life to find his son is the beating heart of this film.
[ Another Beating Child Diamond Else Film Find Finding Heart His Juxtaposition Life Magazine Man Might Movie Obsessed Person Risking Someone Son Stone Story Valuable]
I'm not going to deny it. I'm a neat person, there's no question. But I don't become obsessed with it.
[ Become Deny Going Neat Obsessed Person Question]
Now, I - for several years while I was researching this book, I felt quite obsessed by thoughts about sentencing, punishment, how judges arrive at their decisions.
[ Arrive Book Decisions Felt How Judges Now Obsessed Punishment Quite Researching Sentencing Several Their Thoughts While Years]
Now I am obsessed with collecting Platypus paraphernalia.
[ Am Collecting Now Obsessed Paraphernalia Platypus]
I'll get up in the morning while they've all got hangovers and run my 5 miles. But the women who do run are usually 10 years younger than me and they're really obsessed about running. That's all they do. They're really boring.
[ Boring Get Got Miles Morning Obsessed Really Run Running Than Up Usually While Women Years Younger]
'Mad' is a term we use to describe a man who is obsessed with one idea and nothing else.
[ Describe Else Idea Mad Man Nothing Obsessed Term Use]
Probably the biggest thing that surprises people is that I am obsessed with hockey. I grew up in the Boston area so I am obsessed with hockey since I was a little kid.
[ Am Area Biggest Boston Grew Hockey Kid Little Obsessed Probably Since Surprises Thing Up]
Murderers, in general, are people who are consistent, people who are obsessed with one idea and nothing else.
[ Consistent Else General Idea Murderers Nothing Obsessed]
The triple is the most exciting play in baseball. Home runs win a lot of games, but I never understood why fans are so obsessed with them. Sports
[ Baseball Exciting Fans Games Home Lot Most Never Obsessed Play Runs Them Triple Understood Why Win]
For a person as obsessed with music as I am, I always hear a song in the back of my head, all the time, and that usually is my own tune. I've done that all my life.
[ Always Am Back Done Head Hear Life Music Obsessed Own Person Song Time Tune Usually]
Howard Hughes was this visionary who was obsessed with speed and flying like a god... I loved his idea of what filmmaking was.
[ Filmmaking Flying God His Howard Hughes Idea Loved Obsessed Speed Visionary]
We are so obsessed with doing that we have no time and no imagination left for being. As a result, men are valued not for what they are but for what they do or what they have - for their usefulness.
[ Being Doing Imagination Left Men Obsessed Result Their Time Usefulness Valued]
But to be self-obsessed is simply not o.k. for the most important country in the world, the United States, which affects every other country in the world.
[ Affects Country Every Important Most Other Simply States United Which World]
Hitler was so modern, in that he was obsessed with being famous. He was caught up with this rush to be have achieved greatness before turning 30.
[ Achieved Before Being Caught Famous Greatness Hitler Modern Obsessed Rush Turning Up]
I don't like to produce albums. I hate producing albums, as a matter of fact, because I'm an obsessed mixer and I can't leave it alone.
[ Albums Alone Because Fact Hate Leave Matter Mixer Obsessed Produce Producing]
I am interested in the notion that people can become so obsessed by their world that they lose sense and awareness of how they appear to other people. They're so earnest about it. But that's true of so many things.
[ Am Appear Awareness Become Earnest How Interested Lose Many Notion Obsessed Other Sense Their Things True World]
As a kid, I always was obsessed with Houdini.
[ Always Houdini Kid Obsessed]
The Americans are very clear, and obsessed with nouns.
[ Americans Clear Nouns Obsessed Very]
I am Armenian, so of course I am obsessed with laser hair removal! Arms, bikini, legs, underarms... my entire body is hairless.
[ Am Armenian Arms Bikini Body Course Entire Hair Laser Legs Obsessed Removal]
People can get obsessed with romance, they can get obsessed with political paranoia, they can get obsessed with horror. It's isn't the fault of the subject matter that creates the obsession, I don't think.
[ Creates Fault Get Horror Matter Obsessed Obsession Paranoia Political Romance Subject Think]
People are intrigued and fascinated, almost obsessed with the private lives of great public personalities.
[ Almost Fascinated Great Intrigued Lives Obsessed Personalities Private Public]
Why are we, as a nation so obsessed with foreign things? Is it a legacy of our colonial years? We want foreign television sets. We want foreign shirts. We want foreign technology. Why this obsession with everything imported?
[ Colonial Everything Foreign Imported Legacy Nation Obsessed Obsession Our Sets Shirts Technology Television Things Want Why Years]
The down side of Americans being obsessed with pop culture is that they kind of like it light.
[ Americans Being Culture Down Kind Light Obsessed Pop Side]
Court TV. I can't stop watching it. I am absolutely obsessed! If I'm not reading a book or spending time with my husband, my friends or my dog, I am watching Court TV.
[ Absolutely Am Book Court Dog Friends Husband Obsessed Reading Spending Stop Time Tv Watching]
I'm absolutely obsessed with The Jesus And Mary Chain and Patti Smith, but I'm a massive pop fan. I love pop culture, It's a total reflection of the zeitgeist.
[ Absolutely Chain Culture Fan Jesus Love Mary Massive Obsessed Patti Pop Reflection Smith Total]
The foreign press seems obsessed with the Freedom Tower, as if it was the only thing going on here. In fact, we're trying to keep a huge juggling act in balance, with the tower as just one of the many balls in play.
[ Act Balance Balls Fact Foreign Freedom Going Here Huge Juggling Just Keep Many Obsessed Only Play Press Seems Thing Tower Trying]
You become so obsessed, and that's not a bad thing for a movie. Serve it with that sense that it's the whole world.
[ Bad Become Movie Obsessed Sense Serve Thing Whole World]
People are never more insecure than when they become obsessed with their fears at the expense of their dreams.
[ Become Dreams Expense Fears Insecure More Never Obsessed Than Their]
To have long term success as a coach or in any position of leadership, you have to be obsessed in some way.
[ Any Coach Leadership Long Obsessed Position Some Success Term Way]
We're self obsessed and mad and stupid - not that other people can't be the same way - but the extremes are kind of honest in some mad way. Anyway, I like them.
[ Anyway Extremes Honest Kind Mad Obsessed Other Same Self Some Stupid Them Way]
I'm obsessed. I've always needed to know what's going on but now it's a must.
[ Always Going Know Must Needed Now Obsessed]
If my career continues along its current arc, people will probably look at me and see a writer who is obsessed with the relationship between rich and poor and with how the rich somehow or other always manage to betray the poor, even when they don't mean to.
[ Along Always Arc Betray Between Career Continues Current Even How Look Manage Mean Obsessed Other Poor Probably Relationship Rich See Somehow Will Writer]
I have a gajillion headbands - yellows, pinks, reds, blues. I'm obsessed.
[ Blues Obsessed Reds]
If American men are obsessed with money, American women are obsessed with weight. The men talk of gain, the women talk of loss, and I do not know which talk is the more boring. Money
[ American Boring Gain Know Loss Men Money More Obsessed Talk Weight Which Women]
Every single band in the world has these gigantic songs that people are obsessed with.
[ Band Every Gigantic Obsessed Single Songs These World]
We are obsessed with image. I don't think we should take it that seriously.
[ Image Obsessed Seriously Should Take Think]
One of the things that Teller and I are obsessed with, one of the reasons that we're in magic, is the difference between fantasy and reality.
[ Between Difference Fantasy Magic Obsessed Reality Reasons Teller Things]
Not that I want the current president killed. I will, for the record and for the FBI agent assigned to read this and make sure I mean no harm, clearly state that while I am obsessed with death, I am against it.
[ Against Agent Am Assigned Clearly Current Death Fbi Harm Killed Make Mean Obsessed President Read Record State Sure Want While Will]
Just this morning, out of a large memory for songs, and having been obsessed by them since childhood, suddenly, at the age of 84, I thought of a song I hadn't thought of in over 50 years. It came into my head unbidden.
[ Age Been Came Childhood Hadn Having Head Into Just Large Memory Morning Obsessed Out Over Since Song Songs Suddenly Them Thought Years]
At the moment I'm doing this space movie, so I'm obsessed with physics and space travel. I know three months down the line it's gone. Then I'll be able to superficially say stuff about space.
[ Able Doing Down Gone Know Line Moment Months Movie Obsessed Physics Say Space Stuff Superficially Then Three Travel]
I have always been very obsessed with time. Time's passage makes us all very vulnerable and because we all experience it in our own way, it can make us feel very alone.
[ Alone Always Because Been Experience Feel Make Makes Obsessed Our Own Passage Time Us Very Vulnerable Way]
It's like everybody is obsessed with Hollywood movies worldwide. And even though everybody hates the Americans, they're still watching American movies.
[ American Americans Even Everybody Hates Hollywood Movies Obsessed Still Though Watching Worldwide]
If a poet is anybody, he is somebody to whom things made matter very little - somebody who is obsessed by Making.
[ Anybody Little Made Making Matter Obsessed Poet Somebody Things Very Whom]
I was obsessed with Elvis Presley when I was little.
[ Elvis Little Obsessed Presley]
There's also a sense of freedom. I was so obsessed by this problem that I was thinking about if all the time - when I woke up in the morning, when I went to sleep at night, and that went on for eight years.
[ Also Eight Freedom Morning Night Obsessed Problem Sense Sleep Thinking Time Up Went Woke Years]
Of all presidential perks, the pardon power has a special significance. It is just the kind of authority that would attract the special attention of someone obsessed with himself and his own ability to influence events.
[ Ability Attention Attract Authority Events Himself His Influence Just Kind Obsessed Own Pardon Perks Power Presidential Significance Someone Special Would]
I'm obsessed with shopping. I'll get these urges to buy, like to shop for stuff on the Internet. I search for all kinds of weird gizmos I could get.
[ Buy Could Get Gizmos Internet Kinds Obsessed Search Shop Shopping Stuff These Urges Weird]
I'm not obsessed by looks. I think you can become a prisoner of your own image.
[ Become Image Looks Obsessed Own Prisoner Think Your]
The subject of an outsider who becomes obsessed.
[ Becomes Obsessed Outsider Subject]
It's not that I don't want to become famous or that I'm obsessed by my work as an actress, but it's all about not limiting myself, such as putting myself in a little jail that I can escape from.
[ Actress Become Escape Famous Jail Limiting Little Myself Obsessed Putting Such Want Work]
No one changes the world who isn't obsessed.
[ Changes Obsessed World]
I am obsessed with ice cubes. Obsessed.
[ Am Cubes Ice Obsessed]
I was so obsessed by this problem that I was thinking about it all the time - when I woke up in the morning, when I went to sleep at night - and that went on for eight years.
[ Eight Morning Night Obsessed Problem Sleep Thinking Time Up Went Woke Years]
I never got away from the war. Not because I was obsessed with it in those years, but because it was the event of my generation and I started out covering it so I stayed with it.
[ Away Because Covering Event Generation Got Never Obsessed Out Started Stayed Those War Years]
I am obsessed with beauty. I want everything to be perfect, and of course it isn't. And that's a tough place to be because you're never satisfied.
[ Am Beauty Because Course Everything Never Obsessed Perfect Place Satisfied Tough Want]
Occasionally, I would focus on a particular school project and become obsessed with, what seemed to my mother, to be trivial details instead of apportioning the time I spent on school work in a more efficient way.
[ Become Details Efficient Focus Instead More Mother Obsessed Occasionally Particular Project School Seemed Spent Time Trivial Way Work Would]
I get obsessed by little nerdy things in my corner that no one else is interested in.
[ Corner Else Get Interested Little Nerdy Obsessed Things]
Sadat was a great and good man, and his most bitter and dangerous enemies were people who were obsessed with hatred for his peaceful goals.
[ Bitter Dangerous Enemies Goals Good Great Hatred His Man Most Obsessed Peaceful Were]
In order to properly understand the big picture, everyone should fear becoming mentally clouded and obsessed with one small section of truth.
[ Becoming Big Clouded Everyone Fear Mentally Obsessed Order Picture Properly Section Should Small Truth Understand]
Bosnia is under my skin. It's the place you cannot leave behind. I was obsessed by the nightmare of it all; there was this sense of guilt, and an anger that has become something much deeper over these last years.
[ Anger Become Behind Bosnia Cannot Deeper Guilt Last Leave Much Nightmare Obsessed Over Place Sense Skin Something These Under Years]
I'm death obsessed. You know, I have death all over my house. I have a stuffed two headed sheep!
[ Death Headed House Know Obsessed Over Sheep Stuffed Two]
I've been obsessed with this kind of visual storytelling for quite a while, and I try to create material that allows me to explore it.
[ Allows Been Create Explore Kind Material Obsessed Quite Storytelling Try Visual While]
I was worried in the '80s that the best abstract painting had become obsessed with materiality, and painterly gestures and materiality were up against the wall.
[ Abstract Against Become Best Gestures Had Obsessed Painterly Painting Up Wall Were Worried]
A lot of people are obsessed with looking cool. They feel they have to look after their image.
[ After Cool Feel Image Look Looking Lot Obsessed Their]
When future archaeologists dig up the remains of California, they're going to find all of those gyms their scary-looking gym equipment, and they're going to assume that we were a culture obsessed with torture.
[ Archaeologists Assume California Culture Dig Equipment Find Future Going Gym Obsessed Remains Their Those Torture Up Were]
Then in college I became obsessed with film, and wanted to be part of that.
[ Became College Film Obsessed Part Then Wanted]
Nymphomaniac: a woman as obsessed with sex as an average man.
[ Average Man Obsessed Sex Woman]
I live in Italy part time, and they're obsessed with what's happening in LA too. They make fun of Americans, but the world wants to know what's going on in Hollywood.
[ Americans Fun Going Happening Hollywood Italy Know La Live Make Obsessed Part Time Too Wants World]
I love getting ready to do a scene, and thinking about it, and talking about it. But the rest of the time, I'm so nervous and obsessed. I'm just tearing my hair out in the trailer. The whole time I'm really tense.
[ Getting Hair Just Love Nervous Obsessed Out Ready Really Rest Scene Talking Tearing Tense Thinking Time Trailer Whole]
I'm obsessed with books.
[ Books Obsessed]
You've got to get obsessed and stay obsessed.
[ Get Got Obsessed Stay]
I was obsessed with romance. When I was in high school, I saw 'Doctor Zhivago' every day from the day it opened until the day it left the theater. Movies
[ Day Doctor Every High Left Obsessed Opened Romance Saw School Theater Until]
At a Boston signing, someone from the audience asked why I was so obsessed with furniture in my books. The question rattled around in my head. I had no idea that I was obsessed with furniture.
[ Around Asked Audience Books Boston Furniture Had Head Idea Obsessed Question Rattled Signing Someone Why]
I became obsessed with all these women who die never feeling they did anything extraordinary with their lives.
[ Anything Became Did Die Extraordinary Feeling Lives Never Obsessed Their These Women]
I got obsessed with classical music, I got obsessed with Chopin, with playing the piano.
[ Chopin Classical Got Music Obsessed Piano Playing]
I like to do little obsessed losers, or people who are in over their head, or people who are trying to figure stuff out, or guys whose girlfriends leave them and they don't quite get it. Guys who just don't quite get it.
[ Figure Get Girlfriends Guys Head Just Leave Little Losers Obsessed Out Over Quite Stuff Their Them Trying Whose]
I'm not that obsessed with making representations of ugliness. Everything I've seen is beautiful.
[ Beautiful Everything Making Obsessed Representations Seen Ugliness]
We have a good life when we manage to live with both satisfied and unsatisfied needs, when we are not obsessed by what is beyond our reach.
[ Beyond Both Good Life Live Manage Needs Obsessed Our Reach Satisfied Unsatisfied]
Further, I'm obsessed with how language contorts and creates bodies.
[ Bodies Creates Further How Language Obsessed]
I'm not obsessed by how I look or with being reed thin, but I do think that as a woman in my 50s, I have 40 years ahead. Looking after yourself goes hand in hand with looking good.
[ After Ahead Being Goes Good Hand How Look Looking Obsessed Reed Thin Think Woman Years Yourself]
I'm obsessed with cooking shows, even though they make everything look so easy when it isn't.
[ Cooking Easy Even Everything Look Make Obsessed Shows Though]
Beware the politically obsessed. They are often bright and interesting, but they have something missing in their natures; there is a hole, an empty place, and they use politics to fill it up. It leaves them somehow misshapen.
[ Beware Bright Empty Fill Hole Interesting Leaves Misshapen Missing Natures Obsessed Often Place Politically Politics Somehow Something Their Them Up Use]
I'm sort of obsessed with the news. That is a syndrome. But I don't watch a whole lot of TV.
[ Lot News Obsessed Sort Syndrome Tv Watch Whole]
Well I always wanted to be Dolly Parton when I was a little girl. I was obsessed with her.
[ Always Dolly Girl Her Little Obsessed Parton Wanted Well]
People seem to get weirdly obsessed with my mouth.
[ Get Mouth Obsessed Seem Weirdly]
When I started out back in Louisville, there was Harry Collins. He was my first teacher. He saw that I was so obsessed with magic that he taught me the love of magic.
[ Back Collins First Harry Louisville Love Magic Obsessed Out Saw Started Taught Teacher]
Americans are somehow obsessed with her, and something about me hit a spot with people in Japan.
[ Americans Her Hit Japan Obsessed Somehow Something Spot]
According to Richard Clarke, the former White House counterterrorism chief, Bush was so obsessed with Iraq that he failed to take action against Osama Bin Laden despite repeated warnings from his intelligence experts.
[ According Action Against Bin Bush Chief Clarke Counterterrorism Despite Experts Failed Former His House Intelligence Iraq Laden Obsessed Osama Repeated Richard Take Warnings White]
The cartoon is a metaphor really for the fact that it's almost impossible in our celebrity obsessed culture to move around genres and sort of change you ideas, change your face, you know?
[ Almost Around Cartoon Celebrity Change Culture Face Fact Genres Ideas Impossible Know Metaphor Move Obsessed Our Really Sort Your]
Unattractive people are more obsessed with looks.
[ Looks More Obsessed Unattractive]
An Oscar means a lot of things because it's like the ultimate award for a filmmaker so it feels great. But I think you have to consider awards with some distance and not get obsessed with it. When you're creating you shouldn't think about it.
[ Award Awards Because Consider Creating Distance Feels Filmmaker Get Great Lot Means Obsessed Oscar Some Things Think Ultimate]
I am a big fan of vampires. I've always been obsessed with the genre, and the beautiful romanticism and erotic kind of nature of the immortal being, the undead who lives on human blood.
[ Always Am Beautiful Been Being Big Blood Fan Genre Human Immortal Kind Lives Nature Obsessed Romanticism Vampires]
I'm kind of insane when it comes to music, a little obsessed.
[ Comes Insane Kind Little Music Obsessed]
When I was younger I was obsessed with writing, so even if I wanted to listen, I didn't have time.
[ Even Listen Obsessed Time Wanted Writing Younger]
I was obsessed with being rich and famous.
[ Being Famous Obsessed Rich]
Why is it men are permitted to be obsessed about their work, but women are only permitted to be obsessed about men?
[ Men Obsessed Only Permitted Their Why Women Work]
I honestly believe that TV generally is obsessed with the ratings battle to the point of cutting its own throat.
[ Battle Believe Cutting Generally Honestly Obsessed Own Point Ratings Throat Tv]
I've been obsessed with clothes since I was a little boy.
[ Been Boy Clothes Little Obsessed Since]
Any biographer must of necessity become a pilgrim a peripatetic, obsessed literary pilgrim, a traveler with four eyes.
[ Any Become Biographer Eyes Four Literary Must Necessity Obsessed Pilgrim Traveler]
Have I seen The Commitments? I was obsessed with that movie. I just watched it again about two weeks ago.
[ Again Ago Commitments Just Movie Obsessed Seen Two Watched Weeks]