Quotations that match 'repeating'.

What we see is what they're trying to sell us. It's not true nostalgic as much as it is repeating old material because it's less expensive than new material. Rick Moranis
[ Because Expensive Less Material Much New Nostalgic Old Repeating See Sell Than True Trying Us]
I think repeating yourself is a sign of old age, telling the same joke again and again. Especially if they're jokes that don't make people laugh. Simon Le Bon
[ Again Age Especially Joke Jokes Laugh Make Old Repeating Same Sign Telling Think Yourself]
Visit with your predecessors from previous Administrations. They know the ropes and can help you see around some corners. Try to make original mistakes, rather than needlessly repeating theirs. Donald Rumsfeld
[ Administrations Around Corners Help Know Make Mistakes Needlessly Original Predecessors Previous Rather Repeating Ropes See Some Than Theirs Try Visit Your]
Am I worried people will say I'm repeating myself? Sure. One thought I had was to publish it as a novel but eventually I just decided to do what I wanted to do. Elizabeth Wurtzel
[ Am Decided Eventually Had Just Myself Novel Publish Repeating Say Sure Thought Wanted Will Worried]
The principle goal of education in the schools should be creating men and women who are capable of doing new things, not simply repeating what other generations have done. Jean Piaget
[ Capable Creating Doing Done Education Generations Goal Men New Other Principle Repeating Schools Should Simply Things Women]
The Law is never weary of again and again repeating its injunction of local unity of worship. Julius Wellhausen
[ Again Injunction Law Local Never Repeating Unity Weary Worship]
Repeating a grade needs to be the last resort, not an automatic response to a child who is struggling to learn. Roy Barnes
[ Automatic Child Grade Last Learn Needs Repeating Resort Response Struggling]
Quotation, n: The act of repeating erroneously the words of another. Ambrose Bierce
[ Act Another Quotation Repeating Words]
Achieve success in any area of life by identifying the optimum strategies and repeating them until they become habits. Charles J. Givens
[ Achieve Any Area Become Habits Identifying Life Optimum Repeating Strategies Success Them Until]
We can best help you to prevent war not by repeating your words and following your methods but by finding new words and creating new methods. Virginia Woolf
[ Best Creating Finding Following Help Methods New Prevent Repeating War Words Your]
You need only reflect that one of the best ways to get yourself a reputation as a dangerous citizen these days is to go about repeating the very phrases which our founding fathers used in the struggle for independence. Charles A. Beard
[ Best Citizen Dangerous Days Fathers Founding Get Go Independence Need Only Our Phrases Reflect Repeating Reputation Struggle These Used Very Ways Which Yourself]
And the camera position, the organization, looking for repeating forms, shapes, trying to set up a visual rhythm seemed to come very natural. All of a sudden I was in a forest of aluminum and steel rather than a forest that we might think of in a traditional sense. John Sexton
[ Camera Come Forest Forms Looking Might Natural Organization Position Rather Repeating Rhythm Seemed Sense Set Shapes Steel Sudden Than Think Traditional Trying Up Very Visual]
The relation of repetitions for learning and for repeating English stanzas needs no amplification. These were learned by heart on the first day with less than half of the repetitions necessary for the shortest of the syllable series. Hermann Ebbinghaus
[ Amplification Day English First Half Heart Learned Learning Less Necessary Needs Relation Repeating Repetitions Series Shortest Syllable Than These Were]
Is marijuana addictive? Yes, in the sense that most of the really pleasant things in life are worth endlessly repeating. Richard Neville
[ Addictive Endlessly Life Most Pleasant Really Repeating Sense Things Worth Yes]
If you should see any Indians you will oblige me by repeating this prohibition to them. Benjamin Hawkins
[ Any Indians Oblige Prohibition Repeating See Should Them Will]
It will always be the same possibilities, in sum or on the average, that go on repeating themselves until a man comes along who does not value the actuality above idea. It is he who first gives the new possibilities their meaning, their direction, and he awakens them. Robert Musil
[ Above Actuality Along Always Average Awakens Comes Direction Does First Gives Go Idea Man Meaning New Possibilities Repeating Same Sum Their Them Themselves Until Value Will]
I was concerned about doing a sequel and repeating myself. That was before I read the script. JoBeth Williams
[ Before Concerned Doing Myself Read Repeating Script Sequel]
What's lucky about my career in general is that I stumbled into what every writer most wants. Not repeating myself and doing strange things has become my trademark. Jonathan Lethem
[ Become Career Doing Every General Into Lucky Most Myself Repeating Strange Stumbled Things Trademark Wants Writer]
A personal offense is like a scratch on a phonograph record. I couldn't move my thoughts beyond my pain. It kept repeating, as if I were stuck within its grooves. There was only one way to play beyond it. I had to forgive them, so my heart could take its form again. Laurel Lee
[ Again Beyond Could Forgive Form Grooves Had Heart Kept Move Offense Only Pain Personal Phonograph Play Record Repeating Scratch Stuck Take Them Thoughts Way Were Within]
A sound discretion is not so much indicated by never making a mistake as by never repeating it. Christian Nestell Bovee
[ Discretion Indicated Making Mistake Much Never Repeating Sound]
Ford didn't know what to do with Mister Roberts that wasn't repeating what was successful in New York. He was trying to do things to the play that would be his in the film. Henry Fonda
[ Film Ford His Know Mister New Play Repeating Roberts Successful Things Trying Would York]
Buzz has reduced my range. Running safely with him means using fewer and shorter routes, with multiple laps per day or multiple returns there per week. Neither of us minds repeating ourselves. This is what runners do. Joe Henderson
[ Buzz Day Fewer Him Laps Means Minds Multiple Neither Ourselves Per Range Reduced Repeating Returns Routes Runners Running Safely Shorter Us Using Week]
Usually, in the studio, on this sort of thing... you just go out and have a play over it, and see what comes, and it's usually - mostly - the first take that's the best one, and you find yourself repeating yourself thereafter. David Gilmour
[ Best Comes Find First Go Just Mostly Out Over Play Repeating See Sort Studio Take Thereafter Thing Usually Yourself]
Two, I actually learned a lot of things that served me very well when it came to repeating performances on stage, because it is a craft and you do need a technique for it. Ron Silver
[ Actually Because Came Craft Learned Lot Need Performances Repeating Served Stage Technique Things Two Very Well]
We converse as we live by repeating, by combining and recombining a few elements over and over again just as nature does when of elementary particles it builds a world. William Gass
[ Again Builds Combining Converse Does Elementary Elements Few Just Live Nature Over Particles Repeating World]
I get bored very easily. I have a voracious appetite and I do not feel alive if I'm repeating something I'm good at. So I'm always looking for new challenges. Jewel
[ Alive Always Appetite Bored Challenges Easily Feel Get Good Looking New Repeating Something Very Voracious]
Avoid context and specifics; generalize and keep repeating the generalization. Jack Schwartz
[ Avoid Context Generalization Generalize Keep Repeating Specifics]
To make the child in your own image is a capital crime, for your image is not worth repeating. The child knows this and you know it. Consequently you hate each other. Karl Shapiro
[ Capital Child Consequently Crime Each Hate Image Know Knows Make Other Own Repeating Worth Your]
There was a certain point in my life where I had to decide that I was going to take my future and Nicole's and not wallow in what happened to me because when you do that, you just keep repeating what's been happening and at some point you have to make a choice. Boris Kodjoe
[ Because Been Certain Choice Decide Future Going Had Happened Happening Just Keep Life Make Nicole Point Repeating Some Take Wallow Where]
Last night I neglected to mention something that bears repeating. Ron Fairly
[ Bears Last Mention Neglected Night Repeating Something]
Each novel is harder than its predecessor because I must work harder at not repeating myself. However, I enjoy the challenge. This is the greatest job in the world. Jonathan Kellerman
[ Because Challenge Each Enjoy Greatest Harder However Job Must Myself Novel Predecessor Repeating Than Work World]
There is no absurdity so palpable but that it may be firmly planted in the human head if you only begin to inculcate it before the age of five, by constantly repeating it with an air of great solemnity. Arthur Schopenhauer
[ Absurdity Age Air Before Begin Constantly Firmly Five Great Head Human May Only Palpable Planted Repeating Solemnity]
So this anchoring in some way, in some important way in the past without repeating the past, but on the basis of the past building something new: that is what is important. Gunther Schuller
[ Anchoring Basis Building Important New Past Repeating Some Something Way Without]
There are only two or three human stories, and they go on repeating themselves as fiercely as if they had never happened before. Willa Cather
[ Before Fiercely Go Had Happened Human Never Only Repeating Stories Themselves Three Two]
There is no harm in repeating a good thing. Plato
[ Good Harm Repeating Thing]
The fact that we don't keep repeating tests in the same arena is not because the probability of the hypothesis showing its falsity in other arenas goes up after it has passed tests in one arena. Robert Nozick
[ After Arena Arenas Because Fact Falsity Goes Hypothesis Keep Other Passed Probability Repeating Same Showing Tests Up]