Authors that match 'pile'.

Witold Pilecki Polish Soldier (1901-1948)
Nicholas Pileggi (1933-)

Quotations that match 'pile'.

I can get a better grasp of what is going on in the world from one good Washington dinner party than from all the background information NBC piles on my desk. Barbara Walters
[ Background Better Desk Dinner Get Going Good Grasp Information Nbc Party Piles Than Washington World]
Behind every working woman is an enormous pile of unwashed laundry. Barbara Dale
[ Behind Enormous Every Laundry Pile Unwashed Woman Working]
And, in a funny way, each death is different and you mourn each death differently and each death brings back the death you mourned earlier and you get into a bit of a pile-up. Nigella Lawson
[ Back Bit Brings Death Different Differently Each Earlier Funny Get Into Mourn Mourned Way]
Turn up your radio. Watch lots of telly and eat loads of choc. Feel guilty. Stay up all night. Learn everything in six hours that has taken you two years to compile. That's how I did it. Dawn French
[ Compile Did Eat Everything Feel Guilty Hours How Learn Loads Lots Night Radio Six Stay Taken Telly Turn Two Up Watch Years Your]
Egos seem to be a lot more frequent. I've been to loads of parties that were just crazy - whatever you would call Hollywood parties - and it's not like piles of cocaine on the tables and chicks naked, running around. Ethan Suplee
[ Around Been Call Chicks Crazy Egos Frequent Hollywood Just Loads Lot More Naked Parties Piles Running Seem Tables Were Whatever Would]
I've done a number of readings at poetry lounges in Vancouver and Los Angeles. I've compiled a book of poetry that's completed, and two others I'm working on. Corin Nemec
[ Angeles Book Compiled Completed Done Los Number Others Poetry Readings Two Vancouver Working]
When I'm 60, maybe, I'll look at my pile of papers and wonder, What really happened that year? Christa McAuliffe
[ Happened Look Maybe Papers Pile Really Wonder Year]
If you can get a twelve year-old kid to go listen to Thelonius Monk, what more do you want? Do you want a big pile of cash, too? That's a home run for me. Jimmy Chamberlin
[ Big Cash Get Go Home Kid Listen Monk More Pile Run Too Twelve Want Year-Old Year-Old]
Never be discouraged. If I were sunk in the lowest pits of Nova Scotia, with the Rocky Mountains piled on me, I would hang on, exercise faith, and keep up good courage, and I would come out on top. Joseph Smith, Jr.
[ Come Courage Discouraged Exercise Faith Good Hang Keep Lowest Mountains Never Nova Out Piled Pits Rocky Scotia Sunk Top Up Were Would]
Let's leave beside them in another pile all the injustices which exist in the northern state. Martin McGuinness
[ Another Beside Exist Injustices Leave Northern Pile State Them Which]
Our battered suitcases were piled on the sidewalk again; we had longer ways to go. But no matter, the road is life. Jack Kerouac
[ Again Battered Go Had Life Longer Matter Our Piled Road Sidewalk Suitcases Ways Were]
Because of my Marxism, I was not into myths or miracles, whether it was the virgin birth, the physical resurrection or casting out demons from an epileptic. Lionel Blue
[ Because Birth Casting Demons Into Marxism Miracles Myths Out Physical Resurrection Whether]
The world is a pile of grunge. Jo Stafford
[ Grunge Pile World]
Bobby and I went through some old questionnaires about customer requirements for languages, then we compiled a new one and sent it out to a few dozen people we knew. James Frank
[ Bobby Compiled Customer Dozen Few Knew Languages New Old Out Requirements Sent Some Then Through Went]
The cobs were delivered to a big pile. We were one of the first to feed corn cobs to cattle. Orville Redenbacher
[ Big Cattle Corn Delivered Feed First Pile Were]
My mother would give my brothers and me a pile of catalogues and let us pick what we wanted for Christmas. Kary Mullis
[ Brothers Catalogues Christmas Give Mother Pick Pile Us Wanted Would]
All we know is that, at times, fighting the Russians, we had to remove the piles of enemy bodies from before our trenches, so as to get a clear field of fire against new waves of assault. Paul von Hindenburg
[ Against Assault Before Bodies Clear Enemy Field Fighting Fire Get Had Know New Our Piles Remove Russians Times Trenches Waves]
I'd rather have a search engine or a compiler on a deserted island than a game. John Carmack
[ Compiler Deserted Engine Game Island Rather Search Than]
I used to get on a stove wood pile at 5-6 years old and I would have a piece of stove wood and kindling bark as a pick, and I was a star. Jerry Reed
[ Bark Get Kindling Old Pick Piece Pile Star Stove Used Wood Would Years]
No matter how vital experience might be while you lived it, no sooner was it ended and dead than it became as lifeless as the piles of dry dust in a school history book. Ellen Glasgow
[ Became Book Dead Dry Dust Ended Experience History How Lifeless Lived Matter Might Piles School Sooner Than Vital While]
If you would be just as content winning a local Golden Gloves fight as you would making a pile of money as a professional, then fine, go become a boxer. But if the whole idea is for you to get rich, my God, stay in school and learn a profession. Gerald McRaney
[ Become Boxer Content Fight Fine Get Gloves Go God Golden Idea Just Learn Local Making Money Pile Profession Professional Rich School Stay Then Whole Winning Would]
A rock pile ceases to be a rock pile the moment a single man contemplates it, bearing within him the image of a cathedral. Antoine de Saint-Exupery Imagination
[ Bearing Cathedral Ceases Contemplates Him Image Man Moment Pile Rock Single Within]
When a pile of cups is tottering on the edge of the table and you warn that they will crash to the ground, in South Africa you are blamed when that happens. Desmond Tutu
[ Africa Blamed Crash Cups Edge Ground Happens Pile South Table Warn Will]
I think the rock'n'roll myth of living on the edge is a pile of crap. Robert Smith
[ Crap Edge Living Myth Pile Rock Roll Think]
Democracy is never a thing done. Democracy is always something that a nation must be doing. What is necessary now is one thing and one thing only that democracy become again democracy in action, not democracy accomplished and piled up in goods and gold. Archibald MacLeish
[ Accomplished Action Again Always Become Democracy Doing Done Gold Goods Must Nation Necessary Never Now Only Piled Something Thing Up]
Stargate by far is the top of the pile when it comes to Sci-Fi. The quality is great. They have really good writers, production design, lighting, wardrobe. Corin Nemec
[ Comes Design Far Good Great Lighting Pile Production Quality Really Sci-Fi Stargate Top Wardrobe Writers]
The habit of building houses upon piles, which was first forced upon the people by the position they had chosen, was afterwards followed as a matter of taste, just as it is in Holland. Edward Burnett Tylor
[ Afterwards Building Chosen First Followed Forced Habit Had Holland Houses Just Matter Piles Position Taste Upon Which]
If you have an important point to make, don't try to be subtle or clever. Use a pile driver. Hit the point once. Then come back and hit it again. Then hit it a third time - a tremendous whack. Winston Churchill
[ Again Back Clever Come Driver Hit Important Make Once Pile Point Subtle Then Third Time Tremendous Try Use Whack]
He piled upon the whale's white hump the sum of all the general rage and hate felt by his whole race from Adam down; and then, as if his chest had been a mortar, he burst his hot heart's shell upon it. Herman Melville
[ Adam Been Burst Chest Down Felt General Had Hate Heart His Hot Hump Mortar Piled Race Rage Shell Sum Then Upon Whale White Whole]
When we get piled upon one another in large cities, as in Europe, we shall become as corrupt as Europe. Thomas Jefferson
[ Another Become Cities Corrupt Europe Get Large Piled Shall Upon]
A journalist and an information architect face exactly the same problem - how to give shape to the pile of information in front of you in a way that will make it easy and natural for people to comprehend. I can't imagine any better preparation for the work I do now. Jesse James Garrett
[ Any Architect Better Comprehend Easy Exactly Face Front Give How Imagine Information Journalist Make Natural Now Pile Preparation Problem Same Shape Way Will Work]
Nothing stinks like a pile of unpublished writing. Sylvia Plath
[ Nothing Pile Stinks Unpublished Writing]
You can have money piled to the ceiling but the size of your funeral is still going to depend on the weather. Chuck Tanner
[ Ceiling Depend Funeral Going Money Piled Size Still Weather Your]
Affirmative action has a negative effect on our society when it means counting us like so many beans and dividing us into separate piles. John Kasich
[ Action Affirmative Beans Counting Dividing Effect Into Many Means Negative Our Piles Separate Society Us]
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]
Few of them were to be trusted within reach of a trowel and a pile of bricks. P. G. Wodehouse
[ Bricks Few Pile Reach Them Trusted Were Within]
Thompson and Ritchie were among the first to realize that hardware and compiler technology had become good enough that an entire operating system could be written in C, and by 1978 the whole environment had been successfully ported to several machines of different types. Eric S. Raymond
[ Among Become Been Compiler Could Different Enough Entire Environment First Good Had Hardware Machines Operating Realize Ritchie Several Successfully System Technology Thompson Types Were Whole Written]
You're trying too hard to find a correlation here. You don't know these people, you don't know what they intended. You try to compile statistics and correlate them to a result that amounts to nothing more than speculation. Marc Racicot
[ Amounts Compile Correlate Correlation Find Hard Here Intended Know More Nothing Result Speculation Statistics Than Them These Too Try Trying]
It was a show where you were given a quote out of current events and you had to identify who said it. I was reading eight newspapers a day and had compiled a file of about 300 quotes. I really had to do my research. The White House press didn't have to bone up on any of it. June Lockhart
[ Any Bone Compiled Current Day Eight Events File Given Had House Identify Newspapers Out Press Quote Quotes Reading Really Research Said Show Up Were Where White]
In the shallow parts of many Swiss lakes, where there is a depth of no more than from 5 to 15 feet of water, ancient wooden piles are observed at the bottom sometimes worn down to the surface of the mud, sometimes projecting slightly above it. Charles Lyell
[ Above Ancient Bottom Depth Down Feet Lakes Many More Mud Observed Parts Piles Projecting Shallow Slightly Sometimes Surface Swiss Than Water Where Wooden Worn]
You create a pile of dirt and then drive over it. We may have to learn to drive all over again. Steven Squyres
[ Again Create Dirt Drive Learn May Over Pile Then]
If you don't know what to do with many of the papers piled on your desk, stick a dozen colleagues initials on them and pass them along. When in doubt, route. Malcolm Forbes
[ Along Colleagues Desk Doubt Dozen Initials Know Many Papers Pass Piled Route Stick Them Your]
If I get a script that's set in the jungle it goes to the bottom of the pile because I don't think the playgrounds are going to be very good there! I'm really aware of how lucky I am but I have the kind of job where I can bring my child to work. Kate Beckinsale
[ Am Aware Because Bottom Bring Child Get Goes Going Good How Job Jungle Kind Lucky Pile Playgrounds Really Script Set Think Very Where Work]
I think Robbie Williams is an utter and complete prat. His last record was a pile of rubbish. Pete Waterman
[ Complete His Last Pile Record Rubbish Think Utter Williams]
To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk. Thomas A. Edison
[ Good Imagination Invent Junk Need Pile]
And it has to do with having no inventory or stockpiles on the shelf, but items arrive as you need to build your product. What that means is that it's much more difficult to actually find stockpiles of already built weapons. Mitchell Reiss
[ Actually Already Arrive Build Built Difficult Find Having Inventory Items Means More Much Need Product Shelf Weapons Your]
Any good software engineer will tell you that a compiler and an interpreter are interchangeable. Tim Berners-Lee
[ Any Compiler Engineer Good Interchangeable Interpreter Software Tell Will]
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew. Abraham Lincoln History
[ Act Anew Case Difficulty Dogmas High Inadequate Must New Occasion Our Past Piled Present Quiet Rise Stormy Think]
Is education possibly a process of trading awareness for things of lesser worth? The goose who trades his is soon a pile of feathers. Aldo Leopold
[ Awareness Education Feathers Goose His Lesser Pile Possibly Process Soon Things Trades Trading Worth]
When we compile a petition, we often have members go to their representative's or Senator's offices and deliver it in person. This way they can experience a real connection with the staff. Joan Blades
[ Compile Connection Deliver Experience Go Members Offices Often Person Petition Real Representative Senator Staff Their Way]
A soul without reflection, like a pile Without inhabitant, to ruin runs. Edward Young
[ Inhabitant Pile Reflection Ruin Runs Soul Without]
There are so many things to take into account - your ambition, your ego, the press, the consumers. You can never be sure that you'll be on top of the pile again. Giorgio Armani
[ Account Again Ambition Consumers Ego Into Many Never Pile Press Sure Take Things Top Your]
First, I'd like to see the basic tools such as compilers, debuggers, profilers, database interfaces, GUI builders, CAD tools, and so forth fully support the ISO standard. Bjarne Stroustrup
[ Basic Builders Database First Forth Fully Interfaces See Standard Such Support Tools]
At least for the people who send me mail about a new language that they're designing, the general advice is: do it to learn about how to write a compiler. Dennis Ritchie
[ Advice Compiler Designing General How Language Learn Least Mail New Send Write]
When I was a kid of six or seven, I used to get up on the stove woodpile for a stage and I'd put on the wildest show. Jerry Reed
[ Get Kid Put Seven Show Six Stage Stove Up Used Wildest]
Not a breath of air stirred over the free and open prairie; the clouds were like light piles of cotton; and where the blue sky was visible, it wore a hazy and languid aspect. Francis Parkman
[ Air Aspect Blue Breath Clouds Cotton Free Hazy Light Open Over Piles Prairie Sky Stirred Visible Were Where Wore]