Authors that match 'shell'.

Shelley Berkley American Politician (1951-)
Shelley Berman American Comedian (1926-)
Trishelle Cannatella American Celebrity (1979-)
Shelley Duvall American Actress (1949-)
Shelley Fabares American Actress (1944-)
Shelley Long American Actress (-)
Shelley Morrison American Actress (1936-)
Art Shell American Athlete (1946-)
Bruce Shelley American Designer (-)
Kevin Shelley American Politician (1955-)
Martha Shelley (-)
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley English Author (1797-1851)
Percy Bysshe Shelley English Poet (1792-1822)
Shelley Winters American Actress (1920-2006)

Quotations that match 'shell'.

I became a real Shell Motor Oil expert, and I did this 25-minute film. It turned out really well and, as a result, they offered me more work and lots of commercials to direct. Renny Harlin
[ Became Commercials Did Direct Expert Film Lots More Motor Offered Oil Out Real Really Result Shell Turned Well Work]
In some South Pacific cultures, a speaker holds a conch shell as a symbol of temporary position of authority. Leaders must understand who holds the conch that is, who should be listened to and when. Max de Pree
[ Authority Cultures Holds Leaders Listened Must Pacific Position Shell Should Some South Speaker Symbol Temporary Understand]
It has long been a fact familiar to geologists, that, both on the east and west coasts of the central part of Scotland, there are lines of raised beaches, containing marine shells of the same species as those now inhabiting the neighbouring sea. Charles Lyell
[ Beaches Been Both Central Coasts Containing East Fact Familiar Geologists Inhabiting Lines Long Marine Neighbouring Now Part Raised Same Scotland Sea Shells Species Those West]
For some reason I did something where I realized I could get a reaction. That was when I broke out of my shell at school, because I really didn't have any friends or anything like that and I just kind of was going along, and then finally I did this zany thing, and all of a sudden I had tons of friends. Jim Carrey
[ Along Any Anything Because Broke Could Did Finally Friends Get Going Had Just Kind Out Reaction Realized Really Reason School Shell Some Something Sudden Then Thing Tons Where]
The Maria Mayer shell model suggestion in 1949 was a great triumph and fitted my belief that a nuclear shell model should represent a proper approach to understanding nuclear structure. James Rainwater
[ Approach Belief Fitted Great Maria Mayer Model Nuclear Proper Represent Shell Should Structure Suggestion Triumph Understanding]
The corals do not look much worn, but still appear to have been dead. There are some delicate shells of molluscs from depths beyond 500 fathoms, where they were certainly living. Edward Forbes
[ Appear Been Beyond Certainly Dead Delicate Depths Fathoms Living Look Much Shells Some Still Were Where Worn]
From each one of them rose separate columns of smoke, meeting in a pall overhead, and through the smoke came stabbing flashes of fire as German shells burst with thudding shocks of sound. This was the front line of battle. Philip Gibbs
[ Battle Burst Came Columns Each Fire Flashes Front German Line Meeting Overhead Rose Separate Shells Shocks Smoke Sound Stabbing Them Through]
It is absolutely true in war, were other things equal, that numbers, whether men, shells, bombs, etc., would be supreme. Yet it is also absolutely true that other things are never equal and can never be equal. J. F. C. Fuller
[ Absolutely Also Bombs Equal Etc Men Never Numbers Other Shells Supreme Things True War Were Whether Would Yet]
My very, very first professional job was when I was 19 years old - I got a job doing an educational industrial film on Shell Motor Oil's oil products. I really put my heart into it - I wrote a script for it, I did a lot of research. Renny Harlin
[ Did Doing Educational Film First Got Heart Industrial Into Job Lot Motor Oil Old Products Professional Put Really Research Script Shell Very Wrote Years]
The trouble with Germans is not that they fire shells, but that they engrave them with quotations from Kant. Karl Kraus
[ Fire Germans Kant Quotations Shells Them Trouble]
What is a movie star? It is an illusion. It was everything I ever wanted to be, but it became a kind of shell, non? It was what made me famous and got me women. But it wasn't real. Jean Claude Van Damme
[ Became Ever Everything Famous Got Illusion Kind Made Movie Non Real Shell Star Wanted Women]
So I don't think I'm gonna pull my head into my shell just because a bunch of people start acting like idiots. Todd Rundgren
[ Acting Because Bunch Gonna Head Idiots Into Just Pull Shell Start Think]
The present was an egg laid by the past that had the future inside its shell. Zora Neale Hurston
[ Egg Future Had Inside Laid Past Present Shell]
Paramount among the responsibilities of a free press is the duty to prevent any part of the government from deceiving the people and sending them off to distant lands to die of foreign fevers and foreign shot and shell. Hugo Black
[ Among Any Deceiving Die Distant Duty Foreign Free Government Lands Off Paramount Part Press Prevent Responsibilities Sending Shell Shot Them]
Denis Law could dance on eggshells. Bill Shankly
[ Could Dance Law]
Though the terror of the sea gives to none security, in the secret of the shell. Self preserving we may dwell. Muhammad Iqbal
[ Dwell Gives May None Preserving Sea Secret Security Self Shell Terror Though]
The car has become the carapace, the protective and aggressive shell, of urban and suburban man. Marshall McLuhan
[ Aggressive Become Car Man Protective Shell Suburban Urban]
I was like a boy playing on the sea-shore, and diverting myself now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me. Isaac Newton
[ Before Boy Diverting Finding Great Lay Myself Now Ocean Ordinary Pebble Playing Prettier Shell Smoother Than Then Truth Undiscovered Whilst]
In fact, we started off with two or three different shells and the shell had life of its own. Ken Thompson
[ Different Fact Had Life Off Own Shell Shells Started Three Two]
I was trained in the '50s as a New Critic. I remember what literature was like before the New Critics, when people stood up and talked about Shelley's soul and such things. Clifford Geertz
[ Before Critic Critics Literature New Remember Shelley Soul Stood Such Talked Things Trained Up]
It's just the absolute bomb. Ghost in the Shell was really good, it's a little bit more recent. James Marsters
[ Absolute Bit Bomb Ghost Good Just Little More Really Recent Shell]
I carry Yeats with me wherever I go. He's my constant companion. I always can find some comfort in Yeats no matter what the situation is. Months and months and months go by and I know I need to switch to Shelley or somebody else, but right now Yeats is enough for me. Linda Hamilton
[ Always Carry Comfort Companion Constant Else Enough Find Go Know Matter Months Need Now Right Shelley Situation Some Somebody Switch Wherever Yeats]
Some people think that doctors and nurses can put scrambled eggs back in the shell. Cass Canfield Medical
[ Back Doctors Eggs Nurses Put Scrambled Shell Some Think]
When my job was attempting to predict future economic developments for the Shell oil company, I was frequently reminded of an Arabic saying: 'Those who claim to foresee the future are lying, even if by chance they are later proved right.' Vince Cable
[ Arabic Attempting Chance Claim Company Developments Economic Even Foresee Frequently Future Job Later Lying Oil Predict Proved Reminded Right Saying Shell Those]
After 13 years of life on the half shell in Hollywood, I have made a trip where I wasn't a tourist. Edgar Bergen
[ After Half Hollywood Life Made Shell Tourist Trip Where Years]
One cannot collect all the beautiful shells on the beach. Anne Spencer
[ Beach Beautiful Cannot Collect Shells]
In my job you can't just put your head in the sand and throw partisan bombshells. You have to get results. Amy Klobuchar
[ Get Head Job Just Partisan Put Results Sand Throw Your]
I haven't deliberately set out to play the blonde bombshell in my movies. In fact, it's probably been quite the opposite. After the success of The Mask, I wasn't offered all that many blonde bombshell parts, to be honest. I think people believed from the beginning that I could actually walk and talk at the same time. Cameron Diaz
[ Actually After Been Beginning Believed Blonde Could Deliberately Fact Haven Honest Many Mask Movies Offered Opposite Out Parts Play Probably Quite Same Set Success Talk Think Time Walk]
You don't need a uniform color: We used a mixture of brick red, browns and grays, and then threw in seashells, branches and various types of rock, so our walls ended up looking like cave paintings! Randy Bachman
[ Branches Brick Browns Cave Color Ended Looking Mixture Need Our Paintings Red Rock Then Threw Types Uniform Up Used Various Walls]
Energy companies, such as Chevron and Shell, and oil producing countries, such as Kuwait and Venezuela, pump crude oil from their vast land holdings and sell it on the world market. Gary Miller
[ Companies Countries Crude Energy Holdings Kuwait Land Market Oil Producing Pump Sell Shell Such Their Vast Venezuela World]
I think any girl who comes to Hollywood with sex symbol or bombshell hanging over her has a rough road. Kim Basinger
[ Any Comes Girl Hanging Her Hollywood Over Road Rough Sex Symbol Think]
I'll give you my opinion of the human race in a nutshell... their heart's in the right place, but their head is a thoroughly inefficient organ. W. Somerset Maugham
[ Give Head Heart Human Inefficient Nutshell Opinion Organ Place Race Right Their Thoroughly]
Some people think that doctors and nurses can put scrambled eggs back into the shell. Dorothy Canfield Fisher
[ Back Doctors Eggs Into Nurses Put Scrambled Shell Some Think]
I have the world's largest collection of seashells. I keep it on all the beaches of the world... perhaps you've seen it. Steven Wright
[ Beaches Collection Keep Largest Perhaps Seen World]
The traces of upheavals become more impressive when one moves a little higher, when one gets even closer to the foot of the great mountain ranges. There are still plenty of shell layers. We notice them, even thicker and more solid ones. George Cuvier
[ Become Closer Even Foot Gets Great Higher Impressive Layers Little More Mountain Moves Notice Ones Plenty Ranges Shell Solid Still Them Thicker Traces Upheavals]
Pretending to be other people helped bring me out of my shell and shed my inhibitions. Michael Musto
[ Bring Helped Inhibitions Other Out Pretending Shed Shell]
The shell fishing industry represents a major part of Louisiana's economy. Bobby Jindal
[ Economy Fishing Industry Louisiana Major Part Represents Shell]
The art of the critic in a nutshell: to coin slogans without betraying ideas. The slogans of an inadequate criticism peddle ideas to fashion. Walter Benjamin
[ Art Betraying Coin Critic Criticism Fashion Ideas Inadequate Nutshell Slogans Without]
When you have energy companies like Shell and British Petroleum, both of which are perhaps represented in this room, saying there is a problem with excess carbon dioxide emission, I think we ought to listen. James Baker
[ Both British Carbon Companies Dioxide Emission Energy Excess Listen Ought Perhaps Petroleum Problem Represented Room Saying Shell Think Which]
There will soon come an armed contest between capital and labor. They will oppose each other, not with words and arguments, but with shot and shell, gun-powder and cannon. The better classes are tired of the insane howling of the lower strata and they mean to stop them. William Tecumseh Sherman
[ Arguments Armed Better Between Cannon Capital Classes Come Contest Each Howling Insane Labor Lower Mean Oppose Other Shell Shot Soon Stop Strata Them Tired Will Words]
You know what black hatred women feel toward me as soon as they see me, until I return inside my shell, they use every possible weapon. As soon as a generous man tries to help me out, a woman is here to hold his arm and prevent him from acting. Camille Claudel
[ Acting Arm Black Every Feel Generous Hatred Help Here Him His Hold Inside Know Man Out Possible Prevent Return See Shell Soon Toward Tries Until Use Weapon Woman Women]
The first man gets the oyster, the second man gets the shell. Andrew Carnegie Leadership
[ First Gets Man Oyster Second Shell]
One cannot collect all the beautiful shells on the beach. One can collect only a few, and they are more beautiful if they are few. Anne Morrow Lindbergh
[ Beach Beautiful Cannot Collect Few More Only Shells]
Traditionally the show must go on which is a stupid thing to say, but that in a nutshell is what's going on. We have a new record out; if we won't tour, the new record dies. It's reality - it's what business is nowadays. You just need to tour to sell your albums. Kerry King
[ Albums Business Dies Go Going Just Must Need New Nowadays Nutshell Out Reality Record Say Sell Show Stupid Thing Tour Traditionally Which Won Your]
Conservatism is not about the party, because the party is merely the shell. It is the inside - it's the filling that really means something. Jonathan Krohn
[ Because Conservatism Filling Inside Means Merely Party Really Shell Something]
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding. Khalil Gibran
[ Breaking Pain Shell Understanding Your]
Any philosophy that can be put in a nutshell belongs there. Sydney J. Harris
[ Any Belongs Nutshell Philosophy Put]
I'm a bit surprised that the Raiders turned to Art Shell to be their new head coach, not because Shell isn't a good head coach - he had success before as the Raiders' head coach - but because he's been away from the game so long and the game has changed a lot in those years. Ron Jaworski
[ Art Away Because Been Before Bit Changed Coach Game Good Had Head Long Lot New Raiders Shell Success Surprised Their Those Turned Years]
I definitely have come out of my shell a lot more. When you question who you are, you can't be proud of who you are. Now that I'm trying to peel off those layers and really understand who I am, I don't have anything to be shy about. Ricky Williams
[ Am Anything Come Definitely Layers Lot More Now Off Out Peel Proud Question Really Shell Shy Those Trying Understand]
The word experience is like a shrapnel shell, and bursts into a thousand meanings. George Santayana
[ Bursts Experience Into Meanings Shell Shrapnel Thousand Word]
We have a thin candy shell, I'm surprised you didn't know that. Tre Cool
[ Candy Know Shell Surprised Thin]
You should never meet your heroes. Paul Newman... I was so excited about meeting him, but he turned up in shell suit bottoms, slippers, and a jumper. He was just so worn out and old, he wanted to go home. Allan Carr
[ Bottoms Excited Go Heroes Him Home Just Meet Meeting Never Newman Old Out Paul Shell Should Slippers Suit Turned Up Wanted Worn Your]
I'd get a shell, they weighed about 80 pounds I think, but when I was 19 or 20 that was nothing. I'd take a shell and a bag of powder, I'd put it in the hoist and then I would send it up to the gun. Barney Ross
[ Bag Get Gun Hoist Nothing Pounds Powder Put Send Shell Take Then Think Up Weighed Would]
Would you love a man of a broken shell after the passing of a women's soul? Brian Perkins
[ After Broken Love Man Passing Shell Soul Women Would]
The capacity of man himself is only revealed when, under stress and responsibility, he breaks through his educational shell, and he may then be a splendid surprise to himself no less than to this teachers. Harvey Cushing
[ Breaks Capacity Educational Himself His Less Man May Only Responsibility Revealed Shell Splendid Stress Surprise Teachers Than Then Through Under]
Try to be like the turtle - at ease in your own shell. Bill Copeland
[ Ease Own Shell Try Turtle Your]
Along the beach I never collected shells from my father's shore. Corey Hart
[ Along Beach Collected Father Never Shells Shore]
There is an increasingly pervasive sense not only of failure, but of futility. The legislative process has become a cruel shell game and the service system has become a bureaucratic maze, inefficient, incomprehensible, and inaccessible. Elliot Richardson
[ Become Bureaucratic Cruel Failure Futility Game Inaccessible Incomprehensible Increasingly Inefficient Legislative Maze Only Pervasive Process Sense Service Shell System]
Shelley is truth itself and honour itself notwithstanding his out-of-the-way notions about religion. George Byron
[ His Honour Itself Notions Notwithstanding Religion Shelley Truth]
The ships we sank with women and children aboard. The lifeboats we shelled. Mmm... we were good at that. Emeric Pressburger
[ Aboard Children Good Mmm Sank Ships Were Women]
We march and fight, to death or on to victory. Our might is right, no traitors shall prevail. Our hearts are steeled against the fiery gates of hell. No shot or shell, can still our mighty song. George Lincoln Rockwell
[ Against Death Fiery Fight Gates Hearts Hell March Might Mighty Our Prevail Right Shall Shell Shot Song Still Traitors Victory]
There's one of my new poems actually - is a good example of where my poetry has ended up. My earlier river poetry was more like a cross between Shelley and Dylan Thomas. Robert Adamson
[ Actually Between Cross Dylan Earlier Ended Example Good More New Poems Poetry River Shelley Thomas Up Where]
The sky seemed filled with diving planes and the black bursts of exploding antiaircraft shells. Dorie Miller
[ Black Bursts Diving Exploding Filled Planes Seemed Shells Sky]
In the end, they pardoned me and packed me off to a home for the shell-shocked. Shortly before the end of the war, I was discharged a second time, once again with the observation that I was subject to recall at any time. George Grosz
[ Again Any Before Discharged End Home Observation Off Once Packed Pardoned Recall Second Shortly Subject Time War]
I actually think I'm more of a turtle than Verne is. Where Verne is up on two legs and moving at full speed and doesn't pull his head into the shell very often, I in reality was five or ten minutes later to every recording session. Garry Shandling
[ Actually Every Five Full Head His Into Later Legs Minutes More Moving Often Pull Reality Recording Session Shell Speed Ten Than Think Turtle Two Up Verne Very Where]
Words today are like the shells and rope of seaweed which a child brings home glistening from the beach and which in an hour have lost their luster. Cyril Connolly
[ Beach Brings Child Home Hour Lost Luster Rope Seaweed Shells Their Today Which Words]
A man builds a house in England with the expectation of living in it and leaving it to his children; we shed our houses in America as easily as a snail does his shell. Harriet Beecher Stowe
[ America Builds Children Does Easily England Expectation His House Houses Leaving Living Man Our Shed Shell Snail]
I'm not like a gorgeous bombshell or anything like that. Utada Hikaru
[ Anything Gorgeous]
Our cat is kind dove shellfish, and thinks the world is hers, She finds a comfy spot and then we pet turtle sheep purrs. Brian P. Cleary
[ Cat Dove Finds Hers Kind Our Pet She Sheep Spot Then Thinks Turtle World]
We cannot arrive at Shakespeare's whole dramatic way of looking at the world from his tragedies alone, as we can arrive at Milton's way of regarding things, or at Wordsworth's or at Shelley's, by examining almost any one of their important works. Andrew Coyle Bradley
[ Almost Alone Any Arrive Cannot Dramatic Examining His Important Looking Milton Regarding Shakespeare Shelley Their Things Tragedies Way Whole Wordsworth Works World]
Most cynics are really crushed romantics: they've been hurt, they're sensitive, and their cynicism is a shell that's protecting this tiny, dear part in them that's still alive. Jeff Bridges
[ Alive Been Crushed Cynicism Cynics Dear Hurt Most Part Protecting Really Romantics Sensitive Shell Still Their Them Tiny]
First, people don't read novels off screens, and they don't have a tendency to shell out real money for books when they don't retain anything physically for their money. Jack L. Chalker
[ Anything Books First Money Novels Off Out Physically Read Real Retain Screens Shell Tendency Their]
The best artist has that thought alone Which is contained within the marble shell; The sculptor's hand can only break the spell To free the figures slumbering in the stone. Michelangelo
[ Alone Artist Best Break Contained Figures Free Hand Marble Only Sculptor Shell Slumbering Spell Stone Thought Which Within]
The town caught fire in several places, shells crashed and burst, and solid shot rained like hail. James Longstreet
[ Burst Caught Crashed Fire Hail Places Rained Several Shells Shot Solid Town]
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]
My wife, my family, my friends - they've all taught me things about love and what that emotion really means. In a nutshell, loving someone is about giving, not receiving. Nicholas Sparks
[ Emotion Family Friends Giving Love Loving Means Nutshell Really Receiving Someone Taught Things Wife]