Quotations that match 'plastic'.

Well, it was kind of an accident, because plastic is not what I meant to invent. I had just sold photograph paper to Eastman Kodak for 1 million dollars. Leo Baekeland
[ Accident Because Dollars Eastman Had Invent Just Kind Kodak Meant Million Paper Photograph Plastic Sold Well]
Enormous enlargements of an object or a fragment give it a personality it never had before, and in this way, it can become a vehicle of entirely new lyric and plastic power. Fernand Leger
[ Become Before Enormous Entirely Fragment Give Had Lyric Never New Object Personality Plastic Power Vehicle Way]
I love Los Angeles. I love Hollywood. They're beautiful. Everybody's plastic, but I love plastic. I want to be plastic. Andy Warhol
[ Angeles Beautiful Everybody Hollywood Los Love Plastic Want]
I don't want to fight aging; I want to take good care of myself, but plastic surgery and all that? I'm not interested. Christine Lahti Age
[ Aging Care Fight Good Interested Myself Plastic Surgery Take Want]
Monofilament is what you use to go fishing. The line on your fishing rod is probably going to be black. You get to the end of the line and you tie on this clear plastic, thin thread called monofilament. John Badham
[ Black Called Clear End Fishing Get Go Going Line Plastic Probably Rod Thin Thread Tie Use Your]
Plastic surgery and breast implants are fine for people who want that, if it makes them feel better about who they are. But, it makes these people, actors especially, fantasy figures for a fantasy world. Acting is about being real being honest. Kate Winslet
[ Acting Actors Being Better Especially Fantasy Feel Figures Fine Honest Implants Makes Plastic Real Surgery Them These Want World]
Plastic surgery is like a big elephant sitting in the Hollywood living room. Patricia Heaton
[ Big Elephant Hollywood Living Plastic Room Sitting Surgery]
Color is a plastic means of creating intervals... color harmonics produced by special relationships, or tensions. We differentiate now between formal tensions and color tensions, just as we differentiate in music between counterpoint and harmony. Hans Hofmann
[ Between Color Counterpoint Creating Differentiate Formal Harmonics Harmony Intervals Just Means Music Now Plastic Produced Relationships Special Tensions]
You are talking to a man who can only play a plastic keyboard. Give me anything weighted and I've had it. I haven't got the strength in my fingers to push them down. So I don't get a lot of expression on the keyboard. Midge Ure
[ Anything Down Expression Fingers Get Give Got Had Haven Keyboard Lot Man Only Plastic Play Push Strength Talking Them Weighted]
Could the young but realize how soon they will become mere walking bundles of habits, they would give more heed to their conduct while in the plastic state. William James
[ Become Conduct Could Give Habits Heed How Mere More Plastic Realize Soon State Their Walking While Will Would Young]
Human behavior is incredibly pliable, plastic. Philip Zimbardo
[ Behavior Human Incredibly Plastic Pliable]
And that might have led to other shows but you know what LA is like. I was in my early 30s and it wasn't going to get easier. You know, that's when you start to wonder if you might have to get lots of plastic surgery. Jane Badler
[ Early Easier Get Going Know La Led Lots Might Other Plastic Shows Start Surgery Wonder]
I did a play I think my first six months on the show, called Bullpen. Then I got involved with Theater Forty and did this play called Plastic which is about two male models coming to a casting call. Austin Peck
[ Bullpen Call Called Casting Coming Did First Forty Got Involved Male Models Months Plastic Play Show Six Theater Then Think Two Which]
Mathematics is, as it were, a sensuous logic, and relates to philosophy as do the arts, music, and plastic art to poetry. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
[ Art Arts Logic Mathematics Music Philosophy Plastic Poetry Relates Sensuous Were]
They showed this one beautiful picture of me recently and they had all the things that I had done. I thought it was a great compliment for everybody to think I've had plastic surgery. Cybill Shepherd
[ Beautiful Compliment Done Everybody Great Had Picture Plastic Recently Showed Surgery Things Think Thought]
If you choose to be Frankenstein with Botox and plastic surgery, you've bought your own private mask. Frances Conroy
[ Botox Bought Choose Frankenstein Mask Own Plastic Private Surgery Your]
The plastic on your sandwich really doesn't have to be made to last 50 years. Charles Moore
[ Last Made Plastic Really Sandwich Years Your]
It's hard to get everybody to recycle paper and plastic, let alone. Richard Karn
[ Alone Everybody Get Hard Paper Plastic Recycle]
I was born with a plastic spoon in my mouth. Pete Townshend
[ Born Mouth Plastic Spoon]
It's a heavy weight, the camera. Now we have modern and lightweight, small plastic cameras, but in the '70s they were heavy metal. Annie Leibovitz
[ Camera Cameras Heavy Lightweight Metal Modern Now Plastic Small Weight Were]
Furniture manufacturing in plastics requires very costly machinery, which the Danish market is not big enough to justify. Or so they say. But show me a plastics manufacturer who dares to take on the experiment. Arne Jacobsen
[ Big Costly Danish Dares Enough Experiment Furniture Justify Machinery Manufacturer Manufacturing Market Requires Say Show Take Very Which]
Managers tend to treat organizations as if they are infinitely plastic. They hire and fire, merge, downsize, terminate programs, add capacities. But there are limits to the shifts that organizations can absorb. Kevin Kelly
[ Absorb Add Capacities Downsize Fire Hire Infinitely Limits Managers Merge Organizations Plastic Programs Shifts Tend Terminate Treat]
I'm no interior decorator, but just I have a feeling that plastic plants in the bathroom... probably not a good idea. Kyan Douglas
[ Bathroom Decorator Feeling Good Idea Interior Just Plants Plastic Probably]
The cloning of humans is on most of the lists of things to worry about from Science, along with behaviour control, genetic engineering, transplanted heads, computer poetry and the unrestrained growth of plastic flowers. Lewis Thomas Science
[ Along Behaviour Cloning Computer Control Engineering Flowers Genetic Growth Heads Humans Lists Most Plastic Poetry Science Things Transplanted Unrestrained Worry]
The plastic virtues: purity, unity, and truth, keep nature in subjection. Guillaume Apollinaire
[ Keep Nature Plastic Purity Subjection Truth Unity Virtues]
I couldn't believe they were saying I put a horrible fake plastic bosom over scars I was trying to heal and keep it in place with a tight bra, which could stop my blood flow, just so I could fit into my clothes. Koo Stark
[ Believe Blood Bosom Bra Clothes Could Fake Fit Flow Heal Horrible Into Just Keep Over Place Plastic Put Saying Scars Stop Tight Trying Were Which]
If somebody wants to have plastic surgery, more power to them. I think there's a point where you go overboard. Shannen Doherty
[ Go More Overboard Plastic Point Power Somebody Surgery Them Think Wants Where]
Everyone should have enough money to get plastic surgery. Beverly Johnson
[ Enough Everyone Get Money Plastic Should Surgery]
You know you've made it when you've been moulded in miniature plastic. But you know what children do with Barbie dolls - it's a bit scary, actually. Cate Blanchett
[ Actually Barbie Been Bit Children Dolls Know Made Miniature Moulded Plastic Scary]
I am being accused of all this plastic surgery, which is absolutely not true. Nicolette Sheridan
[ Absolutely Accused Am Being Plastic Surgery True Which]
When we seed millions of acres of land with these plants, what happens to foraging birds, to insects, to microbes, to the other animals, when they come in contact and digest plants that are producing materials ranging from plastics to vaccines to pharmaceutical products? Jeremy Rifkin
[ Acres Animals Birds Come Contact Digest Happens Insects Land Materials Millions Other Pharmaceutical Plants Producing Products Ranging Seed These Vaccines]
I can always tell when people have had plastic surgery. Sheryl Crow
[ Always Had Plastic Surgery Tell]
I was trying to make something really hard, but then I thought I should make something really soft instead, that could be molded into different shapes. That was how I came up with the first plastic. I called it Bakelite. Leo Baekeland
[ Called Came Could Different First Hard How Instead Into Make Molded Plastic Really Shapes Should Soft Something Then Thought Trying Up]
We've become a plastic society. Bill Janklow
[ Become Plastic Society]
I had a guitar when I was 6 or 7, a plastic guitar with the Beatles' faces on it. It would be a collector's item now. It would fetch a hefty sum, I imagine. Gary Oldman
[ Beatles Collector Faces Fetch Guitar Had Imagine Item Now Plastic Sum Would]
I don't get bothered by people saying what they say. I'm a happy person and I'm happy with my looks. I'm not an insecure person. I believe if somebody chooses plastic surgery it should be for themselves, not for anyone else. Ashlee Simpson
[ Anyone Believe Bothered Chooses Else Get Happy Insecure Looks Person Plastic Say Saying Should Somebody Surgery Themselves]
I told her I wanted a plastic surgeon to sew me up, and I wanted her to freeze my ovaries, so I could harvest the eggs and have a biological child through a surrogate. Fran Drescher
[ Biological Child Could Eggs Freeze Harvest Her Plastic Sew Surgeon Surrogate Through Told Up Wanted]
It does seem really hard to get consumers to do the right thing. It is stupid that we use two tons of steel, glass, and plastic to haul our sorry selves to the shopping mall. It's stupid that we put water in plastic bottles in Fiji and ship it here. John Doerr
[ Bottles Consumers Does Fiji Get Glass Hard Haul Here Mall Our Plastic Put Really Right Seem Selves Ship Shopping Sorry Steel Stupid Thing Tons Two Use Water]
If you go out to Hollywood you'll find a lot of fantastic plastic people there in the business and a lot of people in life generally. They find it so hard to be themselves that they have to be plastic. Jimmy Cliff
[ Business Fantastic Find Generally Go Hard Hollywood Life Lot Out Plastic Themselves]
Some records with drum machines on them sound phony and plastic. It all depends on how you use the tools. Don Henley
[ Depends Drum How Machines Phony Plastic Records Some Sound Them Tools Use]
I think the qualities I look for in a girl I'd like to be my girlfriend would be the way Lindsay's character is before she becomes a plastic. Very real. Jonathan Bennett
[ Becomes Before Character Girl Girlfriend Lindsay Look Plastic Qualities Real She Think Very Way Would]
White collar conservative flashin down the street, pointing that plastic finger at me, they all assume my kind will drop and die, but I'm gonna wave my freak flag high. Jimi Hendrix
[ Assume Collar Conservative Die Down Drop Finger Flag Freak Gonna High Kind Plastic Pointing Street Wave White Will]
The rest of the world wants our cash; we like plastic. Bill Janklow
[ Cash Our Plastic Rest Wants World]
The TV business is uglier than most things. It is normally perceived as some kind of cruel and shallow money trench through the heart of the journalism industry, a long plastic hallway where thieves and pimps run free and good men die like dogs, for no good reason. Hunter S. Thompson
[ Business Cruel Die Dogs Free Good Hallway Heart Industry Journalism Kind Long Men Money Most Normally Perceived Pimps Plastic Reason Run Shallow Some Than Thieves Things Through Trench Tv Uglier Where]
It took me a long time to film the plastic bag, and then I had to get the cut of the scene right. But if you find it as beautiful as the character does, then suddenly it becomes a different movie, and so did he as a character. Sam Mendes
[ Bag Beautiful Becomes Character Cut Did Different Does Film Find Get Had Long Movie Plastic Right Scene Suddenly Then Time Took]
When I write now I do not invent situation, characters, or actions, but rather structures and discursive forms, textual groupings which are combined according to secret affinities among themselves, as in architecture or the plastic arts. Juan Goytisolo
[ According Actions Affinities Among Architecture Arts Characters Combined Discursive Forms Invent Now Plastic Rather Secret Situation Structures Textual Themselves Which Write]
On the red carpet, I saw all these great stories, and I also got to see the plastic surgery up close. Steven Cojocaru
[ Also Carpet Close Got Great Plastic Red Saw See Stories Surgery These Up]
I thought my nose was too prominent so I had this corrected via plastic surgery in 1959. Marie Windsor
[ Corrected Had Nose Plastic Prominent Surgery Thought Too Via]
Everything's plastic, we're all gonna die. Elizabeth Wurtzel
[ Die Everything Gonna Plastic]
I don't need plastic in my body to validate me as a woman. Courtney Love Beauty
[ Body Need Plastic Validate Woman]
And I saw the sax line-up that he had behind him and I thought, I'm going to learn the saxophone. When I grow up, I'm going to play in his band. So I sort of persuaded my dad to get me a kind of a plastic saxophone on the hire purchase plan. David Bowie
[ Band Behind Dad Get Going Grow Had Him Hire His Kind Learn Line-Up Persuaded Plan Plastic Play Purchase Saw Sax Saxophone Sort Thought Up]
There's so much plastic in this culture that vinyl leopard skin is becoming an endangered synthetic. Lily Tomlin
[ Becoming Culture Endangered Leopard Much Plastic Skin Synthetic Vinyl]
God gave us intestines for a reason. I'm not keen on surgery. It's too extreme. All it took was one of those plastic surgery shows to see how violent it is. Kirstie Alley
[ Extreme Gave God How Keen Plastic Reason See Shows Surgery Those Too Took Us Violent]
Painting is not for me either decorative amusement, or the plastic invention of felt reality; it must be every time: invention, discovery, revelation. Max Ernst
[ Amusement Decorative Discovery Either Every Felt Invention Must Painting Plastic Reality Revelation Time]
Do you know how many plastic surgeries are done to the actors and actresses in Hollywood? Joseph Jackson
[ Actors Actresses Done Hollywood How Know Many Plastic Surgeries]
What does that represent? There was never any question in plastic art, in poetry, in music, of representing anything. It is a matter of making something beautiful, moving, or dramatic - this is by no means the same thing. Fernand Leger
[ Any Anything Art Beautiful Does Dramatic Making Matter Means Moving Music Never Plastic Poetry Question Represent Representing Same Something Thing]
Man is unique not because he does science, and his is unique not because he does art, but because science and art equally are expressions of his marvelous plasticity of mind. Jacob Bronowski
[ Art Because Does Equally Expressions His Man Marvelous Mind Science Unique]
I'm totally not against plastic surgery. I've tried Botox before. That's the only thing that I've done. Kim Kardashian
[ Against Before Botox Done Only Plastic Surgery Thing Totally Tried]
You know, when I was a young boy I used to play baseball in my back yard or in the street with my brothers or the neighborhood kids. We used broken bats and plastic golf balls and played for hours and hours. Robin Yount
[ Back Balls Baseball Bats Boy Broken Brothers Golf Hours Kids Know Neighborhood Plastic Play Played Street Used Yard Young]
Beauty lasts five minutes. Maybe longer if you have a good plastic surgeon. Tia Carrere
[ Beauty Five Good Lasts Longer Maybe Minutes Plastic Surgeon]
Were British protesters, armed with little more than a frisbee and a bag of plastic toy soldiers, really in danger of being shot by the US military in Gloucestershire? Mark Thomas
[ Armed Bag Being British Danger Frisbee Little Military More Plastic Protesters Really Shot Soldiers Than Toy Us Were]
For six years, I kept my five Olympic medals wrapped in a plastic bread bag beneath my bed. Mary Lou Retton
[ Bag Bed Beneath Bread Five Kept Medals Olympic Plastic Six Wrapped Years]
I definitely believe in plastic surgery. I don't want to be an old hag. There's no fun in that. Scarlett Johansson
[ Believe Definitely Fun Hag Old Plastic Surgery Want]
I like my coffee like I like my women. In a plastic cup. Eddie Izzard
[ Coffee Cup Plastic Women]
I personally would not have plastic surgery. What the hell for? It looks ridiculous. Calvin Klein
[ Hell Looks Personally Plastic Ridiculous Surgery Would]
I've never had plastic surgery, but if they made a new invention for making people taller, I'd be the first to have the surgery. Alanna Ubach
[ First Had Invention Made Making Never New Plastic Surgery Taller]
I went through a big Alice Cooper phase, which was probably a major influence on my writing style later, especially after Plastic Surgery Disasters. Jello Biafra
[ After Alice Big Cooper Disasters Especially Influence Later Major Phase Plastic Probably Style Surgery Through Went Which Writing]
If you drag your shoe a bit those plastic spikes or rubber spikes can be almost as bad as metal spikes. Bernhard Langer
[ Almost Bad Bit Drag Metal Plastic Rubber Shoe Spikes Those Your]
You know, let's put it this way, if all the people in Hollywood who have had plastic surgery, if they went on vacation, there wouldn't be a person left in town. Michael Jackson
[ Had Hollywood Know Left Person Plastic Put Surgery Town Vacation Way Went]
I searched for years I found no love. I'm sure that love will never be a product of plasticity. Frank Zappa
[ Found Love Never Product Searched Sure Will Years]
A garden is a complex of aesthetic and plastic intentions; and the plant is, to a landscape artist, not only a plant - rare, unusual, ordinary or doomed to disappearance - but it is also a color, a shape, a volume or an arabesque in itself. Roberto Burle Marx Gardening
[ Aesthetic Also Artist Color Complex Disappearance Doomed Garden Intentions Itself Landscape Only Ordinary Plant Plastic Rare Shape Unusual Volume]
I wish I had a twin, so I could know what I'd look like without plastic surgery. Joan Rivers
[ Could Had Know Look Plastic Surgery Twin Wish Without]
Plastic surgeons are always making mountains out of molehills. Dolly Parton
[ Always Making Molehills Mountains Out Plastic Surgeons]
She got her looks from her father. He's a plastic surgeon. Groucho Marx Beauty
[ Father Got Her Looks Plastic She Surgeon]
I remember back when I was a kid there was a comic strip called Plastic Man. His body was elastic and he could make his extremities as long as he wanted. As a youngster I didn't fully appreciate. But I'm now thinking Plastic Man was probably pretty popular with the ladies. Ben Affleck
[ Appreciate Back Body Called Comic Could Elastic Fully His Kid Ladies Long Make Man Now Plastic Popular Pretty Probably Remember Strip Thinking Wanted Youngster]
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]
If somebody doesn't have enough judgment to be able to look at plastic surgery and realize how phony it is, then they can't be helped. Brian Austin Green
[ Able Enough Helped How Judgment Look Phony Plastic Realize Somebody Surgery Then]
I loved making 'Rising Sun'. I got into the psychology of why she liked to get strangled and tied up in plastic bags. It has to do with low self-worth. Tatjana Patitz
[ Bags Get Got Into Liked Loved Low Making Plastic Psychology Rising Self-Worth She Strangled Sun Tied Up Why]