Quotations that match 'ridiculous'.

We got the vote, which we should've been born with, in 1920. Everything we've had to struggle for - it's ridiculous. Helen Thomas
[ Been Born Everything Got Had Ridiculous Should Struggle Vote Which]
I like doing them and they're ridiculous and the actors can improvise a lot, and they don't have to be really realistic characters that hit a very specific tone as in a feature film. They're really fun, I want to make more of them definitely. Jim Jarmusch
[ Actors Characters Definitely Doing Feature Film Fun Hit Improvise Lot Make More Realistic Really Ridiculous Specific Them Tone Very Want]
Running those poor steers back and forth in the heat is ridiculous. What they ought to do is put the steers in the convention hall and run the delegates. Stanley Marcus
[ Back Convention Delegates Forth Hall Heat Ought Poor Put Ridiculous Run Running Steers Those]
There is not in the universe a more ridiculous, nor a more contemptible animal, than a proud clergyman. Henry Fielding
[ Animal Clergyman Contemptible More Nor Proud Ridiculous Than Universe]
I met Ashley two weeks before I married him. It was a joke-the most ridiculous thing I've ever done. Once I was married, I didn't want to be a failure, so I stuck it out for six months, which was about six months too long. Shannen Doherty
[ Ashley Before Done Ever Failure Him Long Married Met Months Most Once Out Ridiculous Six Stuck Thing Too Two Want Weeks Which]
People are ridiculous only when they try or seem to be that which they are not. Giacomo Leopardi
[ Only Ridiculous Seem Try Which]
There's only a step from the sublime to the ridiculous, but there's no road leading from the ridiculous to the sublime. Lion Feuchtwanger
[ Leading Only Ridiculous Road Step Sublime]
Perhaps it sounds ridiculous, but the best thing that young filmmakers should do is to get hold of a camera and some film and make a movie of any kind at all. Stanley Kubrick
[ Any Best Camera Film Filmmakers Get Hold Kind Make Movie Perhaps Ridiculous Should Some Sounds Thing Young]
Perhaps most ridiculous of all is the suggestion that we 'keep' our radioactive garbage for the use of our descendants. This 'solution', I think, requires an immediate poll of the next 20,000 generations. David R. Brower
[ Descendants Garbage Generations Immediate Keep Most Next Our Perhaps Poll Radioactive Requires Ridiculous Solution Suggestion Think Use]
You've got to have a sense of humour about sex. When you look at it, it's all pretty ridiculous, isn't it? Cat Deeley
[ Got Humour Look Pretty Ridiculous Sense Sex]
Be careful going in search of adventure - it's ridiculously easy to find. William Least Heat-Moon
[ Adventure Careful Easy Find Going Ridiculously Search]
It got so ridiculous that I was like, there's no way this is going to last. Philip J. Kaplan
[ Going Got Last Ridiculous Way]
You're allowed to rip-off another score so close that it's ridiculous. In my opinion it's ridiculous, how closely one can just rip-off a score that happened a year or two earlier. Danny Elfman
[ Allowed Another Close Closely Earlier Happened How Just Opinion Ridiculous Score Two Year]
The fate of animals is of greater importance to me than the fear of appearing ridiculous; it is indissolubly connected with the fate of men. Emile Zola
[ Animals Appearing Connected Fate Fear Greater Importance Indissolubly Men Ridiculous Than]
Generally speaking, the errors in religion are dangerous; those in philosophy only ridiculous. David Hume
[ Dangerous Errors Generally Only Philosophy Religion Ridiculous Speaking Those]
I've met them down in the Cost and Accounting Department, clean-shaven and in white collars. They can't see a damn thing ridiculous about themselves... only about you. Jean Shepherd
[ Accounting Collars Cost Damn Department Down Met Only Ridiculous See Them Themselves Thing White]
In marriage there are no manners to keep up, and beneath the wildest accusations no real criticism. Each is familiar with that ancient child in the other who may erupt again. We are not ridiculous to ourselves. We are ageless. That is the luxury of the wedding ring. Enid Bagnold Marriage
[ Accusations Again Ageless Ancient Beneath Child Criticism Each Erupt Familiar Keep Luxury Manners Marriage May Other Ourselves Real Ridiculous Ring Up Wedding Wildest]
I was put under contract. A major studio. I got nominated for an Academy Award. Isn't that ridiculous? I mean, at the age of 18! Angela Lansbury
[ Academy Age Award Contract Got Major Mean Nominated Put Ridiculous Studio Under]
Yeah, I had gay friends. The first thing I realized was that everybody's different, and it becomes obvious that all of the gay stereotypes are ridiculous. Bruce Springsteen
[ Becomes Different Everybody First Friends Gay Had Obvious Realized Ridiculous Stereotypes Thing Yeah]
I'm not the sexiest thing in the world, I feel actors who have to 'play' sexy lose all their sex appeal. When they start with the tongue and the heavy lids, it looks so ridiculous. I think you just have to be yourself. Stephanie Zimbalist
[ Actors Appeal Feel Heavy Just Looks Lose Play Ridiculous Sex Sexiest Sexy Start Their Thing Think Tongue World Yourself]
It was kind of ridiculous to carry it up to a certain point and then drop the ball or the bomb, like quitting the band right after we had signed to Virgin. Elliott Smith
[ After Ball Band Bomb Carry Certain Drop Had Kind Point Quitting Ridiculous Right Signed Then Up]
I don't really know of the Jewish tradition of comedy, only the Jewish tradition of not keeping your mouth shut. Complaining about all that is hard, unfair or ridiculous in life-having strong feelings, and not being able to suppress them. That, to me, is Jewish. Fred Melamed
[ Able Being Comedy Complaining Feelings Hard Jewish Keeping Know Mouth Only Really Ridiculous Shut Strong Suppress Them Tradition Unfair Your]
I hope I never get so hard up I have to do advertisements. I've gotten ridiculous offers. Tracey Ullman
[ Advertisements Get Gotten Hard Hope Never Offers Ridiculous Up]
There is only one step from the sublime to the ridiculous. Napoleon Bonaparte
[ Only Ridiculous Step Sublime]
But my estimates, for instance, based upon book information, were simply ridiculous, fanciful images of African attractions were soon dissipated, anticipated pleasures vanished, and all crude ideas began to resolve themselves into shape. Henry Morton Stanley
[ African Anticipated Attractions Based Began Book Crude Dissipated Estimates Fanciful Ideas Images Information Instance Into Pleasures Resolve Ridiculous Shape Simply Soon Themselves Upon Vanished Were]
I want to suggest a feeling. It's ridiculous to assume you can state an opinion. Somebody else can never relate to the lyric in the same way because their whole experience is different. You can only suggest, then people add their own history and experience to the lyrics. Danielle Dax
[ Add Assume Because Different Else Experience Feeling History Lyric Lyrics Never Only Opinion Own Relate Ridiculous Same Somebody State Suggest Their Then Want Way Whole]
Retirement at sixty-five is ridiculous. When I was sixty-five I still had pimples. George Burns
[ Had Pimples Retirement Ridiculous Sixty-Five Still]
Universal peace sounds ridiculous to the head of an average family. Kin Hubbard
[ Average Family Head Peace Ridiculous Sounds Universal]
First of all I thought it was ugly, I thought it was ridiculous that undercover police guys would drive a striped tomato and I've never been a big champion of Ford. Paul M. Glaser
[ Been Big Champion Drive First Ford Guys Never Police Ridiculous Striped Thought Tomato Ugly Undercover Would]
Anyone who takes himself too seriously always runs the risk of looking ridiculous; anyone who can consistently laugh at himself does not. Vaclav Havel
[ Always Anyone Consistently Does Himself Laugh Looking Ridiculous Risk Runs Seriously Takes Too]
The truth is not wonderful enough to suit the newspapers; so they enlarge upon it, and invent ridiculous embellishments. Anne Sullivan
[ Enlarge Enough Invent Newspapers Ridiculous Suit Truth Upon Wonderful]
In politics, being ridiculous is more damaging than being extreme. Roy Hattersley
[ Being Damaging Extreme More Politics Ridiculous Than]
It's a bit ridiculous to have people who have two years of experience handling an $83 billion budget. Mike Thompson
[ Billion Bit Budget Experience Handling Ridiculous Two Years]
I mean, art for art's sake is ridiculous. Art is for the sake of one's needs. Carl Andre
[ Art Mean Needs Ridiculous Sake]
It's definitely time to stop. We're getting too old. We both realised that the show wasn't as engaging as it used to be. We were starting to look a bit ridiculous. Adrian Edmondson
[ Bit Both Definitely Engaging Getting Look Old Realised Ridiculous Show Starting Stop Time Too Used Were]
Great men of action... never mind on occasion being ridiculous; in a sense it is part of their job, and at times they all are. Oswald Mosley
[ Action Being Great Job Men Mind Never Occasion Part Ridiculous Sense Their Times]
I think it's ridiculous to try to sell records to teenagers, because teenagers don't buy my records. And there ain't that many teenagers out there in the marketplace. John Mellencamp
[ Because Buy Many Marketplace Out Records Ridiculous Sell Teenagers Think Try]
This is ridiculous, I mean, wholly ridiculous. It never did any child any harm to have something that was a tiny bit above them anyway, and I claim that anyone who can follow Doctor Who can follow absolutely anything. Diana Wynne Jones
[ Above Absolutely Any Anyone Anything Anyway Bit Child Claim Did Doctor Follow Harm Mean Never Ridiculous Something Them Tiny Wholly]
I was a scapegoat. The media had to put responsibility on somebody, and I was chosen. They felt free to say that because someone was thin they were anorexic, which is ridiculous. Kate Moss
[ Anorexic Because Chosen Felt Free Had Media Put Responsibility Ridiculous Say Scapegoat Somebody Someone Thin Were Which]
Writing is the only profession where no one considers you ridiculous if you earn no money. Jules Renard
[ Considers Earn Money Only Profession Ridiculous Where Writing]
It is ridiculous to set a detective story in New York City. New York City is itself a detective story. Agatha Christie
[ City Detective Itself New Ridiculous Set Story York]
I published, privately, a collection of my serious poetry I had written over the years. I only published 50 copies, which I gave to friends, in a special deluxe edition. It was ridiculously expensive but I'm glad that I did it. Tom Glazer
[ Collection Copies Deluxe Did Edition Expensive Friends Gave Glad Had Only Over Poetry Privately Published Ridiculously Serious Special Which Written Years]
It is difficult to live in the present, ridiculous to live in the future and impossible to live in the past. Nothing is as far away as one minute ago. Jim Bishop
[ Ago Away Difficult Far Future Impossible Live Minute Nothing Past Present Ridiculous]
Hold everybody accountable? Ridiculous! W. Edwards Deming
[ Accountable Everybody Hold Ridiculous]
Sex is like washing your face - just something you do because you have to. Sex without love is absolutely ridiculous. Sex follows love, it never precedes it. Sophia Loren
[ Absolutely Because Face Follows Just Love Never Precedes Ridiculous Sex Something Washing Without Your]
The whole decathlon is ridiculous, but the 1,500 meters is insanity. Rafer Johnson
[ Decathlon Insanity Meters Ridiculous Whole]
That is where the irony of the film comes off, in terms of the language it employs - where he tries desperately to be a 'TV Dad,' to give advice and it's so pat it becomes ridiculous. Atom Egoyan
[ Advice Becomes Comes Dad Desperately Employs Film Give Irony Language Off Pat Ridiculous Terms Tries Tv Where]
I think that most people think painters are kind of ridiculous, you know? Roy Lichtenstein
[ Kind Know Most Painters Ridiculous Think]
The country is provincial; it becomes ridiculous when it tries to ape Paris. Honore de Balzac
[ Ape Becomes Country Paris Provincial Ridiculous Tries]
I'm a quite serious actor who doesn't mind being ridiculously comic. Alan Rickman
[ Actor Being Comic Mind Quite Ridiculously Serious]
Comedy is ridiculously hard. And if the rhythm is not right, if the music or the line is not right, it's not funny. Julianne Moore
[ Comedy Funny Hard Line Music Rhythm Ridiculously Right]
To a superior race of being the pretensions of mankind to extraordinary sanctity and virtue must seem... ridiculous. William Hazlitt
[ Being Extraordinary Mankind Must Pretensions Race Ridiculous Sanctity Seem Superior Virtue]
Look, we are a rock group. But you should see all those things in perspective. People tend to blow up everything into ridiculous proportions. And then the fun is gone real soon. Donnie Wahlberg
[ Blow Everything Fun Gone Group Into Look Perspective Proportions Real Ridiculous Rock See Should Soon Tend Then Things Those Up]
This is a ridiculous heat wave we're in right now, and to contribute, Newt Gingrich said that for the entire month of June, he will stop blowing hot air. Bill Maher
[ Air Blowing Contribute Entire Gingrich Heat Hot June Month Newt Now Ridiculous Right Said Stop Wave Will]
Sex: the pleasure is momentary, the position ridiculous, and the expense damnable. Lord Chesterfield
[ Expense Momentary Pleasure Position Ridiculous Sex]
The foyers now look ridiculously small to us because not all that many people used them. Timothy West
[ Because Look Many Now Ridiculously Small Them Us Used]
It's the most ridiculous business to be in. It's full of people who have never grown up. Nik Kershaw
[ Business Full Grown Most Never Ridiculous Up]
We confess our bad qualities to others out of fear of appearing naive or ridiculous by not being aware of them. Gerald Brenan
[ Appearing Aware Bad Being Confess Fear Naive Others Our Out Qualities Ridiculous Them]
There has got to be more to life than being a really, really, ridiculously good actor. Gary Busey
[ Actor Being Good Got Life More Really Ridiculously Than]
I was in Sweden for 10 days. They put me on the front page of the daily papers eight days in a row. I did nothing to warrant any of the attention. It was ridiculous. Johnny Thunders
[ Any Attention Daily Days Did Eight Front Nothing Page Papers Put Ridiculous Row Sweden Warrant]
There is something that falls short of perfection in every book, without exception, something influenced by the age, even something ridiculous; just like everyone, without exception, has weaknesses. Josef Skvorecky
[ Age Book Even Every Everyone Exception Falls Influenced Just Perfection Ridiculous Short Something Weaknesses Without]
That's the way it is with poetry: When it is incomprehensible it seems profound, and when you understand it, it is only ridiculous. Galway Kinnell
[ Incomprehensible Only Poetry Profound Ridiculous Seems Understand Way]
The studio scene in California is sort of ridiculous anyway. Paul Kantner
[ Anyway California Ridiculous Scene Sort Studio]
Men who are not given any voice in this because of the secret nature of the courts, what they're left with is dressing up ridiculously, but at least using humour to try and draw attention to their kids. Bob Geldof
[ Any Attention Because Courts Draw Dressing Given Humour Kids Least Left Men Nature Ridiculously Secret Their Try Up Using Voice]
People don't mind being mean; but they never want to be ridiculous. Moliere
[ Being Mean Mind Never Ridiculous Want]
What was frustrating about Armageddon was the time I spent not doing anything. It was a big special effects film, and I wasn't crazy about pretending I was in outer space. It feels ridiculous. Steve Buscemi
[ Anything Big Crazy Doing Effects Feels Film Frustrating Outer Pretending Ridiculous Space Special Spent Time]
All great deeds and all great thoughts have a ridiculous beginning. Great works are often born on a street corner or in a restaurant's revolving door. Albert Camus
[ Beginning Born Corner Deeds Door Great Often Restaurant Revolving Ridiculous Street Thoughts Works]
On first blush, Hold 'em seems like a ridiculously simple game. Richard Roeper
[ Blush Em First Game Hold Ridiculously Seems Simple]
Affectation is certain deformity; by forming themselves on fantastic models, the young begin with being ridiculous, and often end in being vicious. Robert Blair
[ Affectation Begin Being Certain Deformity End Fantastic Forming Models Often Ridiculous Themselves Vicious Young]
I sign every autograph I can for kids because I remember myself at that age. I think it's ridiculous that some guys won't sign for a kid. Jim Thome
[ Age Autograph Because Every Guys Kid Kids Myself Remember Ridiculous Sign Some Think Won]
We were racing at circuits where there were no crash barriers in front of the pits, and fuel was lying about in churns in the pit lane. A car could easily crash into the pits at any time. It was ridiculous. Jackie Stewart
[ Any Barriers Car Circuits Could Crash Easily Front Fuel Into Lane Lying Pit Pits Racing Ridiculous Time Were Where]
I have only ever made one prayer to God, a very short one: O Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it. Voltaire
[ Enemies Ever God Granted Lord Made Make Only Prayer Ridiculous Short Very]
That's a difficult question, because to consider yourself a rebel is sort of ridiculous. Shirley Manson
[ Because Consider Difficult Question Rebel Ridiculous Sort Yourself]
From 20 years of experience hiring artists out of the schools, I know-they get worse every year. They're absolutely ridiculously retarded now. John Kricfalusi
[ Absolutely Artists Every Experience Get Hiring Now Out Retarded Ridiculously Schools Worse Year Years]
It is quite true, as some poets said, that the God who created man must have had a sinister sense of humor, creating him a reasonable being, yet forcing him to take this ridiculous posture, and driving him with blind craving for this ridiculous performance. David Herbert Lawrence
[ Being Blind Craving Created Creating Driving Forcing God Had Him Humor Man Must Performance Poets Posture Quite Reasonable Ridiculous Said Sense Sinister Some Take True Yet]
I see it as one of my jobs to make sure that, it sounds ridiculous, but to make sure the folks are eating, make sure folks are getting enough fluids, make sure folks are, you know, comfortable in the orbiter. Duane G. Carey
[ Comfortable Eating Enough Fluids Folks Getting Jobs Know Make Orbiter Ridiculous See Sounds Sure]
When I was asked to be Writer in Residence at Edinburgh I thought, you can't teach poetry. This is ridiculous. Norman MacCaig
[ Asked Edinburgh Poetry Residence Ridiculous Teach Thought Writer]
It's ridiculous that time and time again we need a radioactive cloud coming out of a nuclear power-station to remind us that atomic energy is extraordinarily dangerous. Pierre Schaeffer
[ Again Atomic Cloud Coming Dangerous Energy Extraordinarily Need Nuclear Out Radioactive Remind Ridiculous Time Us]
He explained how ridiculous the clowning was, and there and then I decided to settle down and play seriously. Mary Lou Williams
[ Clowning Decided Down Explained How Play Ridiculous Seriously Settle Then]
Nicknames stick to people, and the most ridiculous are the most adhesive. Thomas Chandler Haliburton
[ Most Nicknames Ridiculous Stick]
We know no spectacle so ridiculous as the British public in one of its periodical fits of morality. Thomas B. Macaulay
[ British Fits Know Morality Periodical Public Ridiculous Spectacle]
They very seldom let me lose my cool. They made me like I was Polly Perfect, which was ridiculous so that when I bump into kids on the street they'd say 'I wish my Mom were like you.' Charlotte Rae
[ Bump Cool Into Kids Lose Made Mom Perfect Polly Ridiculous Say Seldom Street Very Were Which Wish]
All the passions make us commit faults; love makes us commit the most ridiculous ones. Francois de La Rochefoucauld
[ Commit Faults Love Make Makes Most Ones Passions Ridiculous Us]
All the classical genres are now ridiculous in their rigorous purity. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
[ Classical Genres Now Purity Ridiculous Rigorous Their]
The criminal law needs to be improved to meet new forms of crime, but to denounce financial devices which are useful and legitimate because use is made of them for fraud, is ridiculous and unworthy of the age in which we live. William Graham Sumner
[ Age Because Crime Criminal Denounce Devices Financial Forms Fraud Improved Law Legitimate Live Made Meet Needs New Ridiculous Them Unworthy Use Useful Which]
Very often, I don't make it through moments of recording because it is genuinely funny and absolutely ridiculous that a 60-year-old grown man is making these noises. David Ogden Stiers
[ Absolutely Because Funny Genuinely Grown Make Making Man Moments Noises Often Recording Ridiculous These Through Very]
Satire is tragedy plus time. You give it enough time, the public, the reviewers will allow you to satirize it. Which is rather ridiculous, when you think about it. Lenny Bruce
[ Allow Enough Give Plus Public Rather Reviewers Ridiculous Satire Think Time Tragedy Which Will]
The idea of a federal betting parlor on atrocities and terrorism is ridiculous and it's grotesque. Ron Wyden
[ Atrocities Betting Federal Grotesque Idea Parlor Ridiculous Terrorism]
I'm having a great time. It's like I'm on some ridiculous big roller coaster not knowing what's happening next, but just having a great time on the ride. Samantha Mumba
[ Big Coaster Great Happening Having Just Knowing Next Ride Ridiculous Roller Some Time]
I think the family is the place where the most ridiculous and least respectable things in the world go on. Ugo Betti
[ Family Go Least Most Place Respectable Ridiculous Things Think Where World]
Sometimes life gives us lessons sent in ridiculous packaging. Dar Williams
[ Gives Lessons Life Packaging Ridiculous Sent Sometimes Us]
Today you have something like A Film by Joe Harry. That is patently asinine and ridiculous. Elmer Bernstein
[ Asinine Film Harry Joe Patently Ridiculous Something Today]
Be able to sneeze without sounding ridiculous. That means neither stifling yourself or spraying your immediate vicinity. Marilyn vos Savant
[ Able Immediate Means Neither Ridiculous Sneeze Sounding Stifling Vicinity Without Your Yourself]
It's never been bad or ridiculous. I know who I am and what I've done, and I'm really comfortable with myself. Tina Yothers
[ Am Bad Been Comfortable Done Know Myself Never Really Ridiculous]
Politics is a place of humble hopes and strangely modest requirements, where all are good who are not criminal and all are wise who are not ridiculously otherwise. Frank Moore Colby
[ Criminal Good Hopes Humble Modest Otherwise Place Politics Requirements Ridiculously Strangely Where Wise]
I have a fine sense of the ridiculous, but no sense of humor. Edward Albee Humor
[ Fine Humor Ridiculous Sense]
People understand we have a dependence upon foreign oil. What they do not understand and find incredibly ridiculous is that we import refined product just making us more dependent on the industry. John Shimkus
[ Dependence Dependent Find Foreign Import Incredibly Industry Just Making More Oil Product Refined Ridiculous Understand Upon Us]
All men are somewhat ridiculous and grotesque, just because they are men; and in this respect artists might well be regarded as man multiplied by two. So it is, was, and shall be. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
[ Artists Because Grotesque Just Man Men Might Multiplied Regarded Respect Ridiculous Shall Somewhat Two Well]
Why would it be ridiculous that Quebec has an army? Gilles Duceppe
[ Army Quebec Ridiculous Why Would]
I told my psychiatrist that everyone hates me. He said I was being ridiculous - everyone hasn't met me yet. Rodney Dangerfield
[ Being Everyone Hasn Hates Met Psychiatrist Ridiculous Said Told Yet]
My wife's jealousy is getting ridiculous. The other day she looked at my calendar and wanted to know who May was. Rodney Dangerfield
[ Calendar Day Getting Jealousy Know Looked May Other Ridiculous She Wanted Wife]
I tell people I'm too stupid to know what's impossible. I have ridiculously large dreams, and half the time they come true. Debi Thomas Dreams
[ Come Dreams Half Impossible Know Large Ridiculously Stupid Tell Time Too True]
I never give in to the temptation to be difficult just for the sake of being difficult. That would be too ridiculous. Jacques Derrida
[ Being Difficult Give Just Never Ridiculous Sake Temptation Too Would]
If I said to most of the people who auditioned, 'Good job, awesome, well done,' it would have made me actually look and feel ridiculous. It's quite obvious most of the people who turned up for this audition were hopeless. Simon Cowell
[ Actually Audition Auditioned Awesome Done Feel Good Hopeless Job Look Made Most Obvious Quite Ridiculous Said Turned Up Well Were Would]
I think most people realize that Barbara and Jenna are college kids, and to make such a big deal out of it is a bit ridiculous. At least now, the press has stopped. Lauren Bush
[ Barbara Big Bit College Deal Kids Least Make Most Now Out Press Realize Ridiculous Stopped Such Think]
Rock 'n' roll is ridiculous. It's absurd. In the past, U2 was trying to duck that. Now we're wrapping our arms around it and giving it a great big kiss. Bono
[ Absurd Arms Around Big Duck Giving Great Kiss Now Our Past Ridiculous Rock Roll Trying U2 Wrapping]
They were ridiculous times. After I won my world championship in 1976, I went to Japan. Barry Sheene
[ After Championship Japan Ridiculous Times Went Were Won World]
I went being unemployed for three years to being the lead in a British feature in the days when we only made two a year, 1990. It was ridiculous really. Christopher Eccleston
[ Being British Days Feature Lead Made Only Really Ridiculous Three Two Unemployed Went Year Years]
To send our troops, our ships, our planes to this war is ridiculous. John Hewson
[ Our Planes Ridiculous Send Ships Troops War]
It was one of those evenings when men feel that truth, goodness and beauty are one. In the morning, when they commit their discovery to paper, when others read it written there, it looks wholly ridiculous. Aldous Huxley
[ Beauty Commit Discovery Evenings Feel Goodness Looks Men Morning Others Paper Read Ridiculous Their Those Truth Wholly Written]
Movies are just ridiculously expensive. Anthony Michael Hall
[ Expensive Just Movies Ridiculously]
The fact that anyone would find me sexy is very, very flattering, but ridiculous. I so don't believe it. But I'm flattered. Truth is, I don't lift a finger to look sexy. Ever. Laura Prepon
[ Anyone Believe Ever Fact Find Finger Flattered Flattering Lift Look Ridiculous Sexy Truth Very Would]
Nature should have been pleased to have made this age miserable, without making it also ridiculous. Elizabeth Hardwick
[ Age Also Been Made Making Miserable Nature Pleased Ridiculous Should Without]
If anger proceeds from a great cause, it turns to fury; if from a small cause, it is peevishness; and so is always either terrible or ridiculous. Jeremy Taylor
[ Always Anger Cause Either Fury Great Proceeds Ridiculous Small Terrible Turns]
If we don't act now, the death tax will come back in just a few years. Under current law the death tax is phased out in 2010 but comes back in full force in 2011. That is a ridiculous and untenable policy. Kit Bond
[ Act Back Come Comes Current Death Few Force Full Just Law Now Out Phased Policy Ridiculous Tax Under Untenable Will Years]
It would be ridiculous for me to say anything negative regarding blacks having an equal opportunity on TV. Flip Wilson
[ Anything Blacks Equal Having Negative Opportunity Regarding Ridiculous Say Tv Would]
Oscar night is a ridiculous night where you go to these parties and you see everyone that you've ever wanted to work with and admire. Jordana Brewster
[ Admire Ever Everyone Go Night Oscar Parties Ridiculous See These Wanted Where Work]
You love all your characters, even the ridiculous ones. You have to on some level; they're your weird creations in some kind of way. I don't even know how you approach the process of conceiving the characters if in a sense you hated them. It's just absurd. Joel Coen
[ Absurd Approach Characters Conceiving Creations Even Hated How Just Kind Know Level Love Ones Process Ridiculous Sense Some Them Way Weird Your]
The claim that the World Trade Center and the Pentagon were attacked because fundamentalists hate our prosperity and freedom is a ridiculous lie. L. Neil Smith
[ Attacked Because Center Claim Freedom Fundamentalists Hate Lie Our Pentagon Prosperity Ridiculous Trade Were World]
In comedy, you have to be unafraid to hang from the tree branch naked in the high wind and you have to be absolutely unafraid to look ridiculous and silly. Matt LeBlanc
[ Absolutely Branch Comedy Hang High Look Naked Ridiculous Silly Tree Unafraid Wind]
How ridiculous I was as a Marionette! And how happy I am, now that I have become a real boy! Carlo Collodi
[ Am Become Boy Happy How Marionette Now Real Ridiculous]
Everything has two sides - the outside that is ridiculous, and the inside that is solemn. Olive Schreiner
[ Everything Inside Outside Ridiculous Sides Solemn Two]
I loved Old School. I thought Old School was very different than a lot of the comedies that had come out. And that character I liked. I tried to ground him very much in reality and play him very much finding things important to him that are somewhat ridiculous. Vince Vaughn
[ Character Come Comedies Different Finding Ground Had Him Important Liked Lot Loved Much Old Out Play Reality Ridiculous School Somewhat Than Things Thought Tried Very]
They have so fundamentally flawed techniques it's ridiculous. They shoot the ball flat. They all stand upright, there's just so many things they do incorrectly. Rick Barry
[ Ball Flat Flawed Fundamentally Incorrectly Just Many Ridiculous Shoot Stand Techniques Things Upright]
I was concerned about that, because I've always been so specific about doing independent films, but I've never done anything that's so genuinely and ridiculously fun. And that's a great thing, for me to discover that that's possible. Sarah Polley
[ Always Anything Because Been Concerned Discover Doing Done Films Fun Genuinely Great Independent Never Possible Ridiculously Specific Thing]
I would never withhold information about the murder of my man Biggie, or anybody else. It's just silly and ridiculous. The accusations are just flying out. All I've been trying to do all my life is to make great music. Puff Daddy
[ Accusations Anybody Been Biggie Else Flying Great Information Just Life Make Man Murder Music Never Out Ridiculous Silly Trying Withhold Would]
I think the tax cut is ridiculous but so am I. Randy Newman
[ Am Cut Ridiculous Tax Think]
Hope, like faith, is nothing if it is not courageous; it is nothing if it is not ridiculous. Thornton Wilder
[ Courageous Faith Hope Nothing Ridiculous]
Petitions are ridiculous. Shane MacGowan
[ Petitions Ridiculous]
I find respect for a mediocre British composer, as opposed to a really good American, ridiculous because they automatically respect a composer if he's from England. John Corigliano
[ American Automatically Because British Composer England Find Good Mediocre Opposed Really Respect Ridiculous]
I think people are going to return to sanity when they see how ridiculous many of these charges are, and how the predictions are not borne out. Dixie Lee Ray
[ Borne Charges Going How Many Out Predictions Return Ridiculous Sanity See These Think]
I think becoming an actor because it's a ridiculously insecure profession to go into. I feel very comfortable but very lucky. I think any time that you imagine that it's plain sailing for hereon in, then you're kidding yourself. Hugh Dancy
[ Actor Any Because Becoming Comfortable Feel Go Imagine Insecure Into Kidding Lucky Plain Profession Ridiculously Sailing Then Think Time Very Yourself]
Every milieu has something ridiculous about it - film-making, the music world, painting - because people who take themselves seriously become funny pretty quickly. Rebecca Miller
[ Because Become Every Film-Making Funny Milieu Music Painting Pretty Quickly Ridiculous Seriously Something Take Themselves World]
Secondly, I thought it was ridiculous to have two undercover policemen driving around in a striped tomato. Paul M. Glaser
[ Around Driving Policemen Ridiculous Secondly Striped Thought Tomato Two Undercover]
That's kind of the weird thing that M. Night Shyamalan has sort of unleashed upon the world is this need for every movie to have these ridiculous endings. Alex Winter
[ Endings Every Kind Movie Need Night Ridiculous Sort These Thing Unleashed Upon Weird World]
What is sacred among one people may be ridiculous in another; and what is despised or rejected by one cultural group, may in a different environment become the cornerstone for a great edifice of strange grandeur and beauty. Hu Shih
[ Among Another Beauty Become Cornerstone Cultural Despised Different Edifice Environment Grandeur Great Group May Rejected Ridiculous Sacred Strange]
If you think about it now, it's kind of ridiculous. All these hot girls on Baywatch in tiny little red bathing suits running around saving lives. Carmen Electra
[ Around Bathing Baywatch Girls Hot Kind Little Lives Now Red Ridiculous Running Saving Suits These Think Tiny]
It's a humorous statement that doesn't mean anything. You can't lie to God - it's ridiculous. Jimmy Swaggart
[ Anything God Humorous Lie Mean Ridiculous Statement]
I personally would not have plastic surgery. What the hell for? It looks ridiculous. Calvin Klein
[ Hell Looks Personally Plastic Ridiculous Surgery Would]
I'm not a very gregarious person. I can't bear attention being called to me in a public place, which is ridiculous in a business that pays you to be noticed. Gabriel Byrne
[ Attention Bear Being Business Called Gregarious Noticed Pays Person Place Public Ridiculous Very Which]
The pursuit of happiness is a most ridiculous phrase: if you pursue happiness you'll never find it. Carrie P. Snow
[ Find Happiness Most Never Phrase Pursue Pursuit Ridiculous]
I had this song called Helter Skelter, which is just a ridiculous song. So we did it like that, 'cuz I like noise. Paul McCartney
[ Called Cuz Did Had Just Noise Ridiculous Song Which]
It is a curious thought, but it is only when you see people looking ridiculous that you realize just how much you love them. Agatha Christie
[ Curious How Just Looking Love Much Only Realize Ridiculous See Them Thought]
I'm not one of these guys who says, Now I'm on a really hot show, better quit soon before I get labeled. That's the most ridiculous notion I'd ever heard. Jeff Probst
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I've learned in my years as a journalist that when a politician says 'That's ridiculous' you're probably on the right track. Amy Goodman
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The prices are ridiculous... I don't see how people can go back and forth to work or to school. How can we afford the gas? Dorothy Thompson
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Letting go of things and not being afraid of being ridiculous or over the top - I think that's the main thing for me to work on. Charlotte Gainsbourg
[ Afraid Being Go Letting Main Over Ridiculous Thing Things Think Top Work]
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: "O Lord make my enemies ridiculous." And God granted it. Voltaire
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Four years ago in speaking of a Jewish nation one ran the risk of being regarded ridiculous. Today he makes himself ridiculous who denies the existence of a Jewish nation. Theodor Herzl
[ Ago Being Denies Existence Four Himself Jewish Makes Nation Ran Regarded Ridiculous Risk Speaking Today Years]
A woman will allow herself to be clouded by her emotions. Her reasonable thought becomes completely unreasonable over the most ridiculous thing. It's a girl thing. Lea DeLaria
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The rate of childhood obesity is just ridiculous. Anytime I can get involved with teaching them how to get physical exercise, I want to help in any way possible. Shannon Miller
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Custom has made dancing sometimes necessary for a young man; therefore mind it while you learn it, that you may learn to do it well, and not be ridiculous, though in a ridiculous act. Lord Chesterfield
[ Act Custom Dancing Learn Made Man May Mind Necessary Ridiculous Sometimes Therefore Though Well While Young]
If there are signs that Americans bow to the gods of advertising, there are equally indications that people find the gods ridiculous. It is part of the popular culture that advertisements are silly. Michael Schudson
[ Advertisements Advertising Americans Bow Culture Equally Find Gods Indications Part Popular Ridiculous Signs Silly]
I have seen the day, when, if a man made himself ridiculous, the world would laugh at him. But now, everything that is mean, disgusting, and absurd, pleases them but so much the better! Joanna Baillie
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It is ridiculous that somebody picks up the phone and calls somebody they see on television. Why don't they call somebody in their area? Don't they know about that? Trisha Goddard
[ Area Call Calls Know Phone Picks Ridiculous See Somebody Television Their Up Why]
Well actually, some weeks they'll write that I'm jealous of living in her shadow. Then other weeks, they'll write that all I want to do is loaf around on her money! It's ridiculous! Ryan Phillippe
[ Actually Around Her Jealous Living Loaf Money Other Ridiculous Shadow Some Then Want Weeks Well Write]
A painting in a museum hears more ridiculous opinions than anything else in the world. Edmond de Goncourt
[ Anything Else Hears More Museum Opinions Painting Ridiculous Than World]
Ambition. An overmastering desire to be vilified by enemies while living and made ridiculous by friends when dead. Ambrose Bierce
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It is curious how instinctively one protects the image of oneself from idolatry or any other handling that could make it ridiculous, or too unlike the original to be believed any longer. Virginia Woolf
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And, uh, I did that, and there was nothing more ridiculous to me than finding the weight of the earth because I didn't care how much the earth weighed. Rube Goldberg
[ Because Care Did Earth Finding How More Much Nothing Ridiculous Than Uh Weighed Weight]
I don't like American football. I think it's boring and ridiculous and predictable. But baseball is very beautiful. It's played on a diamond. Jim Jarmusch
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Her hat is a creation that will never go out of style; it will just look ridiculous year after year. Fred Allen
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The only dead bodies from marijuana are in the prisons and at the hands of the police. This is ridiculous. Jack Herer
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Walking has been ridiculous in college basketball the past 15 years. Bobby Knight
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I am totally against the idea that a Muslim woman should not have the same opportunities as a Muslim man to learn, to open up, to work, help shape the future. To close Islam down to a sexist approach is totally intolerable and ridiculous. It's not Islam. King Hussein I
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Unless you have prepared yourself to profit by your chance, the opportunity will only make you ridiculous. A great occasion is valuable to you just in proportion as you have educated yourself to make use of it. Orison Swett Marden
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An actor should be ready to play any role within reason. For example, I think the most ridiculous thing for me to do would be to try and play Shakespeare. Glenn Ford
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We've been swimming at nude beaches and I love to go skinny dipping, but I'm sorry, sitting on top of a mountain, that's just, you're trying to show off or something. That's ridiculous. Andy Richter
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A great philosopher has stated that the worst evil of poverty is, that it makes folks ridiculous; by which, I hope, he only means that, as in the above case, it places them in incongruous positions. James Payn
[ Above Case Evil Folks Great Hope Incongruous Makes Means Only Philosopher Places Positions Poverty Ridiculous Stated Them Which Worst]
Ridiculous yachts and private planes and big limousines won't make people enjoy life more, and it sends out terrible messages to the people who work for them. It would be so much better if that money was spent in Africa - and it's about getting a balance. Richard Branson
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