Quotations that match 'plots'.

I love all of it, thinking up the plots, getting to know the kids in the story, their parents, backyards, pizza toppings. Caroline B. Cooney
[ Getting Kids Know Love Parents Pizza Plots Story Their Thinking Up]
In suspense novels even subplots about relationships have to have conflict. Jeffery Deaver
[ Conflict Even Novels Relationships Suspense]
I was lucky because logarithmic plots are a device of the devil. Charles Francis Richter
[ Because Device Devil Logarithmic Lucky Plots]
Plots and character don't make life. Life is here and now, anytime you say the word, anytime you let her rip. Henry Miller
[ Anytime Character Her Here Life Make Now Plots Rip Say Word]
Logarithmic plots are a device of the devil. Charles Francis Richter
[ Device Devil Logarithmic Plots]
All the characters and plots were predetermined. Games make bad plots. Margaret Weis
[ Bad Characters Games Make Plots Predetermined Were]
I'm real bent on dialogue. I'm just a little bit crazy and when you put that along with 20 years as a criminal lawyer, it's pretty easy to come up with some interesting plots. Christopher Darden
[ Along Bent Bit Come Crazy Criminal Dialogue Easy Interesting Just Lawyer Little Plots Pretty Put Real Some Up Years]
We inherit plots. There are only two or three in the world, five or six at most. We ride them like treadmills. Janette Turner Hospital
[ Five Inherit Most Only Plots Ride Six Them Three Two World]
I'm one of the lucky writers: plots come easily to me. Caroline B. Cooney
[ Come Easily Lucky Plots Writers]
I think it's a question which particularly arises over women writers: whether it's better to have a happy life or a good supply of tragic plots. Wendy Cope
[ Arises Better Good Happy Life Over Particularly Plots Question Supply Think Tragic Whether Which Women Writers]
Music conveys moods and images. Even in opera, where plots deal with the structure of destiny, it's music, not words, that provides power. Marcel Marceau
[ Conveys Deal Destiny Even Images Moods Music Opera Plots Power Provides Structure Where Words]
There's that old adage about how there's only seven plots in the world and Shakespeare's done them all before. Terri Windling
[ Adage Before Done How Old Only Plots Seven Shakespeare Them World]
The Monkees was a straight sitcom, we used the same plots that were on the other situation comedies at the time. So the music wasn't threatening, we weren't threatening. Peter Tork
[ Comedies Monkees Music Other Plots Same Sitcom Situation Straight Threatening Time Used Were Weren]
The winner must promote social jusitce, remove corruption and discrmination, and stand against political, cultural and economic plots. Ayatollah Khamenei
[ Against Corruption Cultural Economic Must Plots Political Promote Remove Social Stand Winner]
The one thing I would like more credit for is being part of a movement which involves recognising the importance of plot and asserting that books of literary worth could be written that had plots. Scott Turow
[ Asserting Being Books Could Credit Had Importance Involves Literary More Movement Part Plot Plots Recognising Thing Which Worth Would Written]
All the plots of hell and commotions on earth have not so much as shaken God's hand to spoil one letter or line he has been drawing. William Gurnall
[ Been Drawing Earth God Hand Hell Letter Line Much Plots Shaken Spoil]
As long as the plots keep arriving from outer space, I'll go on with my virgins. Barbara Cartland
[ Arriving Go Keep Long Outer Plots Space Virgins]
I've learned to look like I'm listening to long confusing plots of cartoons and comic books when I'm actually sound asleep or making grocery shopping lists in my head. Patricia Heaton
[ Actually Asleep Books Cartoons Comic Confusing Grocery Head Learned Listening Lists Long Look Making Plots Shopping Sound]
Every couple I know has side-by-side grave plots, but when we do it we're the biggest weirdos on the block. Billy Bob Thornton
[ Biggest Block Couple Every Grave Know Plots Weirdos]
I describe my plots as follows; A character is walking down the street when all of a sudden a piano falls on them. They spend the rest of the story digging out from under that piano. How they dig, how long and how well, this all depends entirely on the character. Sarah Zettel
[ Character Depends Describe Dig Digging Down Entirely Falls Follows How Long Out Piano Plots Rest Spend Story Street Sudden Them Under Walking Well]
Our enemy is motivated by hatred and will not stop planning more plots against until they are ultimately defeated. Today was an important and necessary victory in the war, but there is a long road ahead. We must remain committed if we are to succeed and protect our liberty. Timothy Murphy
[ Against Ahead Committed Defeated Enemy Hatred Important Liberty Long More Motivated Must Necessary Our Planning Plots Protect Remain Road Stop Succeed Today Ultimately Until Victory War Will]
Storylines are how characters create the plots involved in their stories. Chelsea Quinn Yarbro
[ Characters Create How Involved Plots Stories Storylines Their]
I always start with characters rather than with a plot, which many critics would say is very obvious from the lack of plot in my films - although I think they do have plots - but the plot is not of primary importance to me, the characters are. Jim Jarmusch
[ Although Always Characters Critics Films Importance Lack Many Obvious Plot Plots Primary Rather Say Start Than Think Very Which Would]
If you stop one terror attack in the U.S., it may be connected to multiple other plots out there that are connected. If you reveal that you stopped one plot, it may tip our hand. Patrick McHenry
[ Attack Connected Hand May Multiple Other Our Out Plot Plots Reveal Stop Stopped Terror Tip]
The higher Greek poetry did not make up fictitious plots; its business was to express the heroic saga, the myths. Gilbert Murray
[ Business Did Express Fictitious Greek Heroic Higher Make Myths Plots Poetry Saga Up]
The intelligence investigation under the leadership of Senator Church, which I know has helped cause this investigation by you, points out that the agencies did not disclose certain facts to us and that certain plots were going on. John Sherman Cooper
[ Agencies Cause Certain Church Did Disclose Facts Going Helped Intelligence Investigation Know Leadership Out Plots Points Senator Under Us Were Which]
The so-called commercialism includes elements like story, plots, rhythms and large big scenes. Zhang Yimou
[ Big Commercialism Elements Includes Large Plots Rhythms Scenes So-Called Story]
No matter how many plots we uncover and disrupt, no matter how many terrorist organizations we degrade or destroy, another individual or group will rise to take their place. Cofer Black
[ Another Degrade Destroy Disrupt Group How Individual Many Matter Organizations Place Plots Rise Take Terrorist Their Uncover Will]