Quotations that match 'performed'.

We've performed in South America and in Japan. Julie London
[ America Japan Performed South]
I want my word to be up to the scale of the feat of arms performed by the Russian soldier. Andrei Platonov
[ Arms Feat Performed Russian Scale Soldier Up Want Word]
Players come and go, good friends, players who performed well. You can't control that. Mats Sundin
[ Come Control Friends Go Good Performed Players Well]
I have composed several pieces which are performed outdoors, not only in the auditoria. Karlheinz Stockhausen
[ Composed Only Outdoors Performed Pieces Several Which]
The office has oversight of people who do analysis and oversight of people who do operations, but it is not charged with doing either. That is an important point to make. Those functions are performed by the CIA, DIA and other agencies. Stephen Cambone
[ Agencies Analysis Charged Cia Doing Either Functions Important Make Office Operations Other Oversight Performed Point Those]
Most of the work performed by a development engineer results in failure. Koichi Tanaka
[ Development Engineer Failure Most Performed Results Work]
And what unity is to be had, at a time when orchestras are dying out, and when opera houses are about to close their doors; what's going to come next - when nothing new in music, for the orchestra, is truly lasting: pieces are performed once, and then they're thrown away. Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
[ Away Close Come Doors Dying Going Had Houses Lasting Music New Next Nothing Once Opera Orchestra Orchestras Out Performed Pieces Their Then Thrown Time Truly Unity]
Personally, I have nothing against work, particularly when performed, quietly and unobtrusively, by someone else. I just don't happen to think it's an appropriate subject for an "ethic." Barbara Ehrenreich
[ Against Appropriate Else Ethic Happen Just Nothing Particularly Performed Personally Quietly Someone Subject Think Work]
Initially we performed in halls with capacities of 1,000. Neville Marriner
[ Capacities Halls Initially Performed]
Every ceremony or rite has a value if it is performed without alteration. A ceremony is a book in which a great deal is written. Anyone who understands can read it. One rite often contains more than a hundred books. G. I. Gurdjieff
[ Alteration Anyone Book Books Ceremony Contains Deal Every Great Hundred More Often Performed Read Rite Than Understands Value Which Without Written]
A hundred years ago, of course, the question that the German Composers' Co-operative asked itself sounded a lot more fundamental: How do you create a fair share for those who ensure that works can actually be performed at all? Johannes Rau
[ Actually Ago Asked Co-Operative Co-Operative Composers Course Create Ensure Fair Fundamental German How Hundred Itself Lot More Performed Question Share Sounded Those Works Years]
In contrast, traditional classical music starts from an abstract musical schema. This is then notated and only expressed in concrete sound as a last stage, when it is performed. Pierre Schaeffer
[ Abstract Classical Concrete Contrast Expressed Last Music Musical Only Performed Sound Stage Starts Then Traditional]
On the fortieth day after his death, we held the ceremony, and I performed for the very first time. Nusrat F. A. Khan
[ After Ceremony Day Death First Fortieth Held His Performed Time Very]
We've never performed the song live outside of recording it in the studio. That was a dream come true because Whitney, she's an icon and she's been one of my main mentors in this business. Deborah Cox
[ Because Been Business Come Dream Icon Live Main Mentors Never Outside Performed Recording She Song Studio True Whitney]
The mountain music... is compelling music in its own right, harking back to a time when music was a part of everyday life and not something performed by celebrities. Ethan Coen
[ Back Celebrities Compelling Everyday Harking Life Mountain Music Own Part Performed Right Something Time]
Every act you have ever performed since the day you were born was performed because you wanted something. Andrew Carnegie
[ Act Because Born Day Ever Every Performed Since Something Wanted Were]
Of course, we wrote the songs accordingly and performed and recorded them that way. At that time, we really thought it was right, but you know, seen in retrospect, it made the album sound forced, and not really great. Mark McGrath
[ Accordingly Album Course Forced Great Know Made Performed Really Recorded Retrospect Right Seen Songs Sound Them Thought Time Way Wrote]
Earlier in my life, I performed a lot of music. Some of it because I felt it was a demonstration, or a representation of certain intellectual concepts that were very exciting and important. Michael Tilson Thomas
[ Because Certain Concepts Demonstration Earlier Exciting Felt Important Intellectual Life Lot Music Performed Representation Some Very Were]
Ambition often puts Men upon doing the meanest offices; so climbing is performed in the same position with creeping. A. C. Benson
[ Ambition Climbing Creeping Doing Meanest Men Offices Often Performed Position Puts Same Upon]
I think I have told you, but if I have not, you must have understood, that a man who has a vision is not able to use the power of it until after he has performed the vision on earth for the people to see. Black Elk
[ Able After Earth Man Must Performed Power See Think Told Understood Until Use Vision]
I'm hopefully touring with Colin Baker next year in Perfect Strangers. I have performed with Sylvia Simms in poetry and music evenings. I would love to do those for the rest of my career - they are so fun and witty. Louise Jameson
[ Baker Career Colin Evenings Fun Hopefully Love Music Next Perfect Performed Poetry Rest Strangers Sylvia Those Touring Witty Would Year]
Suddenly we saw that you could do plays about real life, and people had been doing them for some time, but they weren't always getting to the audiences. They were performed in little, tiny, theatres. Timothy West
[ Always Audiences Been Could Doing Getting Had Life Little Performed Plays Real Saw Some Suddenly Theatres Them Time Tiny Were Weren]
So I went into jazz and performed in jazz clubs all over the country. Cy Coleman
[ Clubs Country Into Jazz Over Performed Went]
Obviously Mad TV, SNL are one kind of show, whereas The State belongs to the kind of show that is entirely conceived written and performed by a set group that existed before the TV show. David Wain
[ Before Belongs Conceived Entirely Existed Group Kind Mad Obviously Performed Set Show Snl State Tv Whereas Written]
Because impudence is a vice, it does not follow that modesty is a virtue; it is built upon shame, a passion in our nature, and may be either good or bad according to the actions performed from that motive. Bernard de Mandeville
[ According Actions Bad Because Built Does Either Follow Good Impudence May Modesty Motive Nature Our Passion Performed Shame Upon Vice Virtue]
Every performer who ever performed in rock and roll or even close to it is lying if they tell you that they weren't influenced in some way or another by Elvis Presley. He turned the world around. Mac Davis
[ Another Around Close Elvis Even Ever Every Influenced Lying Performed Performer Presley Rock Roll Some Tell Turned Way Weren World]
The meat-and-potatoes work of world journalism is performed by the wire service reporters. Bob Greene
[ Journalism Performed Reporters Service Wire Work World]
I also used to work in the Catskill Mountains as a bus boy, and I performed in talent shows. Barry Mann
[ Also Boy Bus Mountains Performed Shows Talent Used Work]
A resignation is a grave act; never performed by a right minded man without forethought or with reserve. Salmon P. Chase
[ Act Forethought Grave Man Minded Never Performed Reserve Resignation Right Without]
I met Kevin when I was 19, at a Second City workshop. We were paired up together in the first class I went to. By the end of the class we formed our improv group, and over the next three years we performed leading up to the formation of The Kids in the Hall. Dave Foley
[ City Class End First Formation Formed Group Hall Improv Kevin Kids Leading Met Next Our Over Performed Second Three Together Up Went Were Workshop Years]
When I was 5, my mother threw a party, and a friend and I wrote and performed a play called The Dutch Doll. Mira Sorvino
[ Called Doll Dutch Friend Mother Party Performed Play Threw Wrote]
I've performed solo for 20 years now, but I don't do much of it, because if you only play alone, you go crazy and out of tune and play foolish music. Steve Lacy
[ Alone Because Crazy Foolish Go Much Music Now Only Out Performed Play Solo Tune Years]
I performed adequately at school, but in comparison to my older brother, who set the record for the highest cumulative average for our high school, my performance was decidedly mediocre. Steven Chu
[ Adequately Average Brother Comparison Cumulative Decidedly High Highest Mediocre Older Our Performance Performed Record School Set]
The truth is, I initially became a singer-songwriter while still in my teens because it was the only way to guarantee that somebody on earth would sing the songs I was writing. Since then, I've performed just about everywhere: rock clubs, concerts halls, arenas, TV. Rupert Holmes
[ Arenas Became Because Clubs Concerts Earth Everywhere Guarantee Halls Initially Just Only Performed Rock Since Sing Singer-Songwriter Somebody Songs Still Teens Then Truth Tv Way While Would Writing]
We've had risk assessments performed by Harvard University, which said that even if we did have a small number of cases in this country that the likelihood of it spreading or getting into any kind of human health problem is very, very small. Ann Veneman
[ Any Assessments Cases Country Did Even Getting Had Harvard Health Human Into Kind Likelihood Number Performed Problem Risk Said Small Spreading University Very Which]
We never could have performed live for an hour and a half every week if we were doing drugs. Chevy Chase
[ Could Doing Every Half Hour Live Never Performed Week Were]
When I recorded Contra la Puerta, I never really thought out doing the material live. Mostly because I haven't really seen any electronic music performed live in an interesting way. Jim Coleman
[ Any Because Contra Doing Electronic Haven Interesting La Live Material Mostly Music Never Out Performed Really Recorded Seen Thought Way]
Socrates didn't care to visit the theater, as a rule, except when the plays of Euripides (which some think, he himself had helped to compose), were performed. Moses Mendelssohn
[ Care Compose Except Had Helped Himself Performed Plays Rule Socrates Some Theater Think Visit Were Which]
I have always been of the mind that good work is good work, whether performed on stage, on television or in film and, like any reasonable actor, I keep my options open. Benjamin Bratt
[ Actor Always Any Been Film Good Keep Mind Open Options Performed Reasonable Stage Television Whether Work]
Provincial governments in Canada have terminated the positions of marriage commissioners who have, for personal religious convictions, not performed same sex marriages. It has happened in Saskatchewan. Stockwell Day
[ Canada Commissioners Convictions Governments Happened Marriage Marriages Performed Personal Positions Provincial Religious Same Saskatchewan Sex Terminated]
But the manager's bought wisely - the players who've come in have taken us on to a different level and the players who won promotion have also performed at the top level, so long may it continue. Teddy Sheringham
[ Also Bought Come Continue Different Level Long Manager May Performed Players Promotion Taken Top Us Wisely Won]
I think that over the years, whether they want to admit it or not, people have to admit that the women astronauts have performed just as well as the men astronauts. Shannon Lucid
[ Admit Astronauts Just Men Over Performed Think Want Well Whether Women Years]
Most people don't know that I am an accomplished dramatic actor... But I've performed in several Shakespeare productions including Hamlet, except in this version, Hamlet lives in an apartment with two women, and has to pretend he's gay so that the landlord won't evict him. John Ritter
[ Accomplished Actor Am Apartment Dramatic Except Gay Hamlet Him Including Know Landlord Lives Most Performed Pretend Productions Several Shakespeare Two Version Women Won]
I've played with all of the heavyweights in the modern jazz, progressive jazz movement. I've been fortunate enough to play with them, a who's who. All of those guys, I've been fortunate enough to have performed with. Sonny Rollins
[ Been Enough Fortunate Guys Heavyweights Jazz Modern Movement Performed Play Played Progressive Them Those]
A performance is only as good as the audience you are playing to. A lot of times you feed off of the audience, and we always try to give them all we've got and sometimes you don't get a lot back, but we've never been dead whenever we've performed. Kelly Jones
[ Always Audience Back Been Dead Feed Get Give Good Got Lot Never Off Only Performance Performed Playing Sometimes Them Times Try Whenever]
I hadn't performed by myself in a while. It feels very natural to me, and I assume people come for the very same reasons as they do when I'm with the band: to be moved, for something to happen to them. Bruce Springsteen
[ Assume Band Come Feels Hadn Happen Moved Myself Natural Performed Reasons Same Something Them Very While]
I played music all through school and I kind of performed that way. Ewan McGregor
[ Kind Music Performed Played School Through Way]
Western history has been a history of deed done, actions performed and results achieved. Arthur Erickson
[ Achieved Actions Been Deed Done History Performed Results Western]
Quantum computation is... a distinctively new way of harnessing nature... It will be the first technology that allows useful tasks to be performed in collaboration between parallel universes. David Deutsch
[ Allows Between Collaboration Computation Distinctively First Harnessing Nature New Parallel Performed Quantum Tasks Technology Universes Useful Way Will]
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury. Marcus Aurelius
[ Best Him Injury Performed Revenge Unlike]
The brave and capable women who served in Iraq and Afghanistan have performed admirably. Susan Davis
[ Afghanistan Brave Capable Iraq Performed Served Women]
How quickly we forget God's great deliverances in our lives. How easily we take for granted the miracles he performed in our past. David Wilkerson
[ Easily Forget God Granted Great How Lives Miracles Our Past Performed Quickly Take]
I've often wondered about people that come to the profession late in life. I've wanted to be an actor since the first grade. I watched a play being performed by the third grade class, and it was... magic. William Christopher
[ Actor Being Class Come First Grade Late Life Magic Often Performed Play Profession Since Third Wanted Watched Wondered]
We always performed for our church, but we also just performed whenever the family got together. Debra Wilson
[ Also Always Church Family Got Just Our Performed Together Whenever]
I always performed when I was a child. My parents got very annoyed, because my brother and I had our little bedrooms upstairs, and I would plaster the house with posters with arrows pointing upstairs. Franka Potente
[ Always Annoyed Arrows Because Bedrooms Brother Child Got Had House Little Our Parents Performed Plaster Pointing Posters Upstairs Very Would]
My best friend growing up really put the bug in my ear about acting. We created this one hour-and-a-half improv play when we were 10 or 11 and performed it at the library. We just played off each other so well and had the best time doing it and the funniest part was, we wound up having packed houses, other people loved it too. Katherine Moennig
[ Acting Best Bug Created Doing Each Ear Friend Funniest Growing Had Having Houses Improv Just Library Loved Off Other Packed Part Performed Play Played Put Really Time Too Up Well Were Wound]
He only seems to me to live, and to make proper use of life, who sets himself some serious work to do, and seeks the credit of a task well and skillfully performed. Sallust
[ Credit Himself Life Live Make Only Performed Proper Seeks Seems Serious Sets Skillfully Some Task Use Well Work]
When my opera Plump Jack was performed in 1989, my first piano teacher sent me something that I'd composed when I was four. I remember I played it, and it still sounded like me. I'm the same composer I was then. Gordon Getty
[ Composed Composer First Four Jack Opera Performed Piano Played Remember Same Sent Something Sounded Still Teacher Then]
It was appointed by law in Athens, that the obsequies of the citizens who fell in battle should be performed at the public expense, and in the most honorable manner. Edward Everett
[ Appointed Athens Battle Citizens Expense Fell Honorable Law Manner Most Performed Public Should]
There have always been poets who performed. Blake sang his Songs of Innocence and Experience to parties of friends. Adrian Mitchell
[ Always Been Blake Experience Friends His Innocence Parties Performed Poets Sang Songs]
There are few surer ways to become disliked by men than to perform well where they have performed poorly. Bryant H. McGill
[ Become Disliked Few Men Perform Performed Poorly Surer Than Ways Well Where]
Every time I went out there I performed the best that I could and it was time to step back and clear my mind. Jimmy Connors
[ Back Best Clear Could Every Mind Out Performed Step Time Went]
He was a man, he always performed his promises. Zebulon Pike
[ Always His Man Performed Promises]
We played for peanuts. But we did what we wanted to do, we heard what we wanted to hear, we performed what we wanted to perform, we learned what we wanted to learn. Steve Lacy
[ Did Hear Heard Learn Learned Peanuts Perform Performed Played Wanted]
It was so strange. I knew that Josephine Baker had performed on the same stage but that night I felt it. Many of the same people who worked with Josephine Baker are still here. They know what they're doing. And that was a very comfortable feeling. LaToya Jackson
[ Baker Comfortable Doing Feeling Felt Had Here Knew Know Many Night Performed Same Stage Still Strange Very Worked]
One of my side strange abilities is to hear a good song, no matter how it's being performed. Even if you get a bad performance, I can still hear that there's a good song. Manfred Mann
[ Abilities Bad Being Even Get Good Hear How Matter Performance Performed Side Song Still Strange]
The CARE bill is an important piece of patient-care legislation. It will improve the quality of radiologic procedures performed throughout the United States as well as assist in reducing the cost incurred by the Federal government for these procedures. Charles W. Pickering
[ Assist Bill Care Cost Federal Government Important Improve Incurred Legislation Performed Piece Procedures Quality Radiologic Reducing States These Throughout United Well Will]
Act well at the moment, and you have performed a good action for all eternity. Michael Korda
[ Act Action Eternity Good Moment Performed Well]
Rolling Stones, Beatles, we gave them all the break they were looking for. All they needed was a good opening act, and we went out there and performed as well as we could... over 15,000 kids chanting. Bobby Hatfield
[ Act Beatles Break Chanting Could Gave Good Kids Looking Needed Opening Out Over Performed Rolling Stones Them Well Went Were]
I was on a founding members of the Canadian theatre movement in the late 60's till the mid 70's and performed theatre from Halifax to Vancouver and all places in between. Nick Mancuso
[ Between Canadian Founding Late Members Mid Movement Performed Places Theatre Till Vancouver]
I went to London and performed in Eric Clapton's concert at the Royal Albert Hall. I'll work with him any time he asks me. Carole King
[ Albert Any Asks Clapton Concert Eric Hall Him London Performed Royal Time Went Work]
A love of classical music is only partially a natural response to hearing the works performed, it also must come about by a decision to listen carefully, to pay close attention, a decision inevitably motivated by the cultural and social prestige of the art. Charles Rosen
[ Also Art Attention Carefully Classical Close Come Cultural Decision Hearing Inevitably Listen Love Motivated Music Must Natural Only Partially Pay Performed Prestige Response Social Works]
The first time we performed as a duo, we had already been playing together in various situations. Benny Green
[ Already Been Duo First Had Performed Playing Situations Time Together Various]
And as a child I was filled with passionate admiration for acts of civic courage I had seen performed by an elderly military doctor, who was a friend of my family. Rene Cassin
[ Acts Admiration Child Civic Courage Doctor Elderly Family Filled Friend Had Military Passionate Performed Seen]
The health of a democratic society may be measured by the quality of functions performed by private citizens. Alexis de Tocqueville
[ Citizens Democratic Functions Health May Measured Performed Private Quality Society]
Every year, more than 300 million x-rays, CT scans, MRIs and other medical imaging exams are performed in the United States, and seven out of 10 people undergo some type of radiologic procedure. Charles W. Pickering
[ Every Exams Imaging Medical Million More Other Out Performed Procedure Radiologic Scans Seven Some States Than Type Undergo United X-Rays Year]
Fantasies are more than substitutes for unpleasant reality; they are also dress rehearsals, plans. All acts performed in the world begin in the imagination. Barbara Grizzuti Harrison
[ Acts Also Begin Dress Fantasies Imagination More Performed Plans Reality Rehearsals Substitutes Than Unpleasant World]
You remember that my great vision came to me when I was only nine years old, and you have seen that I was not much good for anything until after I had performed the horse dance near the mouth of the Tongue River during my eighteenth summer. Black Elk
[ After Anything Came Dance During Eighteenth Good Great Had Horse Mouth Much Near Nine Old Only Performed Remember River Seen Summer Tongue Until Vision Years]
We are responsible for actions performed in response to circumstances for which we are not responsible. Allan Massie
[ Actions Circumstances Performed Response Responsible Which]
The poor despise labor when performed by slaves. George Mason
[ Despise Labor Performed Poor Slaves]
Some of our most exquisite murders have been domestic, performed with tenderness in simple, homey places like the kitchen table. Alfred Hitchcock
[ Been Domestic Exquisite Homey Kitchen Most Murders Our Performed Places Simple Some Table Tenderness]
I performed in Sydney some years ago for the Sydney Festival and I am just so pleased to be returning to the wonderful Sydney Opera House and also performing in Melbourne for the first time. Lesley Garrett
[ Ago Also Am Festival First House Just Melbourne Opera Performed Performing Pleased Returning Some Sydney Time Wonderful Years]
The first time I sang with David Daniels... I had never performed with a countertenor before. That first time was magic, it was so beautiful. And he's such a great artist. Cecilia Bartoli
[ Artist Beautiful Before Daniels David First Great Had Magic Never Performed Sang Such Time]
My first crush was Barry Manilow. He performed on TV and I taped it. When no was around I'd kiss the screen. Janet Jackson
[ Around Barry Crush First Kiss Manilow Performed Screen Taped Tv]
For this purpose I determined to keep an account of the voyage, and to write down punctually every thing we performed or saw from day to day, as will hereafter appear. Christopher Columbus
[ Account Appear Day Determined Down Every Hereafter Keep Performed Purpose Saw Thing Voyage Will Write]
I always sang in church always was in a gospel choir and directed choirs and always performed, but I never thought of it as a powerful thing. Charles King
[ Always Choir Choirs Church Directed Gospel Never Performed Powerful Sang Thing Thought]
There are many experiments and a great deal of research that can be performed on the station that make a difference in our lives and we are committed to supporting this important vocation. Marc Garneau
[ Committed Deal Difference Experiments Great Important Lives Make Many Our Performed Research Station Supporting Vocation]
I used to perform all the time but I haven't performed in New York in a very long time. Cy Coleman
[ Haven Long New Perform Performed Time Used Very York]
The party line is that stocks historically have outperformed all other investment plans. Jim Cramer
[ Historically Investment Line Other Party Plans Stocks]
Although all the good arts serve to draw man's mind away from vices and lead it toward better things, this function can be more fully performed by this art, which also provides extraordinary intellectual pleasure. Nicolaus Copernicus
[ Also Although Art Arts Away Better Draw Extraordinary Fully Function Good Intellectual Lead Man Mind More Performed Pleasure Provides Serve Things Toward Vices Which]
There are thus great swathes of the past where understanding is more important and reputable than judgement, because the principal actors performed in line with the ideas and values of that time, not of ours. Douglas Hurd
[ Actors Because Great Ideas Important Judgement Line More Ours Past Performed Principal Reputable Than Thus Time Understanding Values Where]