Authors that match 'shock'.Michelle Shocked American Musician (1962-)
Quotations that match 'shock'.I really enjoy squeezing out a big lump of paint directly onto the canvas and leaving it; fresh, immediate and sometimes shocking.
[ Big Canvas Directly Enjoy Fresh Immediate Leaving Lump Onto Out Paint Really Shocking Sometimes Squeezing]
Our society has gotten to the point where we might soon become less and less shocked by any kind of violence.
[ Any Become Gotten Kind Less Might Our Point Shocked Society Soon Violence Where]
Shockingly, a University of Pennsylvania study says the number of young people addicted to gambling - largely due to increased exposure to the Internet and Internet gambling - grew by an alarming 20 percent between 2004 and 2005 alone.
[ Addicted Alarming Alone Between Due Exposure Gambling Grew Increased Internet Largely Number Pennsylvania Percent Says Study University Young]
It's sad that we have become so accustomed to bad service that we're shocked when we get good service.
[ Accustomed Bad Become Get Good Sad Service Shocked]
I watch and listen to movies today and am shocked by the way actors deliver their lines. Everybody mumbles now and I don't understand why.
[ Actors Am Deliver Everybody Lines Listen Movies Now Shocked Their Today Understand Watch Way Why]
If you see the picture when things get exciting, he chews faster. When he really gets shocked, everything stops, including the chewing. So I worked it in for me.
[ Chewing Everything Exciting Faster Get Gets Including Picture Really See Shocked Stops Things Worked]
One does not devote one's life in art to shock an audience.
[ Art Audience Devote Does Life Shock]
I'm always shocked when I see myself because I don't recognize myself.
[ Always Because Myself Recognize See Shocked]
As I've gotten older, I've gotten more liberal, and my father is increasingly conservative. It's so shocking to me because I always thought we had the same politics. The day I realized we voted for different presidents, I practically fell out of my chair.
[ Always Because Chair Conservative Day Different Father Fell Gotten Had Increasingly Liberal More Older Out Politics Practically Presidents Realized Same Shocking Thought Voted]
I am not well educated or bright enough to be politically clued in, but I hope in the film that I'm going to shock a few people, win a lot of people over.
[ Am Bright Clued Educated Enough Few Film Going Hope Lot Over Politically Shock Well Win]
I just feel tired now if people are shocked. If it's not for you, just don't bloody watch it.
[ Bloody Feel Just Now Shocked Tired Watch]
My heart burnt within me with indignation and grief; we could think of nothing else. All night long we had only snatches of sleep, waking up perpetually to the sense of a great shock and grief. Every one is feeling the same. I never knew so universal a feeling.
[ Burnt Could Else Every Feeling Great Grief Had Heart Indignation Knew Long Never Night Nothing Only Perpetually Same Sense Shock Sleep Snatches Think Universal Up Waking Within]
I ask myself: Would I have been any worse off if I had stayed home or lived on a farm instead of shock treatments and medication?
[ Any Ask Been Farm Had Home Instead Lived Medication Myself Off Shock Stayed Treatments Worse Would]
The tragedy of September 11th was so sudden, so enormous, and so horrendous, both in terms of lives lost and global consequences, that this country and the world went into immediate and prolonged shock.
[ Both Consequences Country Enormous Global Horrendous Immediate Into Lives Lost Prolonged September Shock Sudden Terms Tragedy Went World]
The often cruel behavior of Christians toward unbelievers and even toward dissenters among themselves is shocking evidence of the function of that image in relation to values and behavior.
[ Among Behavior Christians Cruel Dissenters Even Evidence Function Image Often Relation Shocking Themselves Toward Unbelievers Values]
My first college roommate greeted me with a shocked silence followed by, 'So... you're black.'
[ Black College First Followed Greeted Shocked Silence]
I never deliberately set out to shock, but when people don't walk out of my plays I think there is something wrong.
[ Deliberately Never Out Plays Set Shock Something Think Walk Wrong]
It seems we are capable of immense love and loyalty, and as capable of deceit and atrocity. It's probably this shocking ambivalence that makes us unique.
[ Ambivalence Atrocity Capable Deceit Immense Love Loyalty Makes Probably Seems Shocking Unique Us]
I was very, very shocked about Cooperstown. I thought my chances were fairly good, but I tried to stay low key about it, not too high and not too low. That was the way I played, too.
[ Chances Fairly Good High Key Low Played Shocked Stay Thought Too Tried Very Way Were]
We used to go around tipping outhouses over, or turning over corn shocks on Halloween. Anything to be mean.
[ Anything Around Corn Go Halloween Mean Over Shocks Tipping Turning Used]
I think God just died of old age. And, when I realized that he wasn't any more, it didn't shock me. It seemed natural and right!
[ Age Any Died God Just More Natural Old Realized Right Seemed Shock Think]
Writers' bedtimes vary, but few have been spared the shock of a copy editor's early wake-up call.
[ Been Call Copy Early Editor Few Shock Spared Vary Wake-Up Writers]
I am a shocker. I like to create controversy. It's my trademark.
[ Am Controversy Create Trademark]
Disenchantment, whether it is a minor disappointment or a major shock, is the signal that things are moving into transition in our lives.
[ Disappointment Disenchantment Into Lives Major Minor Moving Our Shock Signal Things Transition Whether]
It is strange, but nobody is shocked when pop singers make a fortune in the space of two years.
[ Fortune Make Nobody Pop Shocked Singers Space Strange Two Years]
Oh, what a shock. My career must be slipping. This is the first time I've been available to pick up an award.
[ Available Award Been Career First Must Oh Pick Shock Slipping Time Up]
It may be shocking to some people in this country to realize that, without meaning to do so, they hold views in common with Hitler when they preach discrimination against other religious, racial or economic groups.
[ Against Common Country Discrimination Economic Groups Hitler Hold May Meaning Other Preach Racial Realize Religious Shocking Some Views Without]
I find this proposed amendment very, very, very, very shocking. And immoral. And, you know, if civil disobedience is the way to go about change, then I think a lot of people will be going to San Francisco.
[ Amendment Change Civil Disobedience Find Francisco Go Going Immoral Know Lot Proposed San Shocking Then Think Very Way Will]
There is an element of anger among women who've been raped. There's certainly a major element of humiliation. But it really does seem like a medical condition of shock and horror.
[ Among Anger Been Certainly Condition Does Element Horror Humiliation Major Medical Really Seem Shock Women]
The naked thing was short-lived. It was only around for about six months because we thought it was shocking. Once people expected us to do it we kind of never did it again.
[ Again Around Because Did Expected Kind Months Naked Never Once Only Shocking Short-Lived Six Thing Thought Us]
I've been on shows that go for shock value.
[ Been Go Shock Shows Value]
You have had indeed a fair trial. It is a shocking thing when a judge of your high office is shown to have betrayed the truth and his honor, and I sentence you to the penitentiary.
[ Betrayed Fair Had High His Honor Indeed Judge Office Penitentiary Sentence Shocking Shown Thing Trial Truth Your]
I worry that we are approaching a time when that which is shocking is squeezed out by the Stalinism of political correctness.
[ Approaching Correctness Out Political Shocking Squeezed Stalinism Time Which Worry]
I stared at the television in shock, watching as my private life was revealed to the world.
[ Life Private Revealed Shock Stared Television Watching World]
Kinsey kick started a lot in shocking people with how much homosexual activity there is.
[ Activity Homosexual How Kick Kinsey Lot Much Shocking Started]
Gifts must affect the receiver to the point of shock.
[ Affect Gifts Must Point Receiver Shock]
Windows 2000 already contains features such as the human discipline component, where the PC can send an electric shock through the keyboard if the human does something that does not please Windows.
[ Already Component Contains Discipline Does Electric Features Human Keyboard Pc Please Send Shock Something Such Through Where Windows]
The thing I don't like on television is when somebody does something that makes absolutely no sense just for the shock of it.
[ Absolutely Does Just Makes Sense Shock Somebody Something Television Thing]
A first visit to a madhouse is always a shock.
[ Always First Madhouse Shock Visit]
I suddenly find out that I'm 60, and I get shocked by the number, because I feel like I'm 20.
[ Because Feel Find Get Number Out Shocked Suddenly]
It was a huge shock. I've never had hair that short in my life! I think the rest of the cast and crew were mourning my haircut more than I was! But after a while, I felt liberated, I learned to embrace it.
[ After Cast Crew Embrace Felt Had Hair Haircut Huge Learned Liberated Life More Mourning Never Rest Shock Short Than Think Were While]
I wasn't in any way a kind of soothsayer or not surprised when Sept. 11 happened. I was absolutely shocked.
[ Absolutely Any Happened Kind Sept Shocked Surprised Way]
It's taken us 10 years, and it was constant excitement. I was constantly shocked by how evil he could be. Mao was very, very shrewd but he didn't have human feeling.
[ Constant Constantly Could Evil Excitement Feeling How Human Mao Shocked Shrewd Taken Us Very Years]
I tell you what, I was so shocked because I didn't think the ball had enough to get out. It's an absolutely incredible feeling. I can honestly say I did it.
[ Absolutely Ball Because Did Enough Feeling Get Had Honestly Incredible Out Say Shocked Tell Think]
There were a couple of things in the intervention that made me know I needed help. One was a letter from my daughter saying that she was ashamed she had the same last name as I did, which will shock you a little bit.
[ Ashamed Bit Couple Daughter Did Had Help Intervention Know Last Letter Little Made Name Needed Same Saying She Shock Things Were Which Will]
We were all hit with sticker shock: $87 billion is a huge number.
[ Billion Hit Huge Number Shock Sticker Were]
I'd rather get a good clean laugh with good material, than an easy laugh by swearing or shocking. That's not clever or comedic, anybody can get a laugh that way, it's too easy.
[ Anybody Clean Clever Comedic Easy Get Good Laugh Material Rather Shocking Swearing Than Too Way]
All of a sudden Kevin told me that the movie got bought and was gonna be shown in a movie theatre. I was shocked. I was psyched. It was just weird.
[ Bought Gonna Got Just Kevin Movie Psyched Shocked Shown Sudden Theatre Told Weird]
By a series of violent shocks, the nations in succession have struggled to shake off the Past, to reverse the action of Time and the verdict of success, and to rescue the world from the reign of the dead.
[ Action Dead Nations Off Past Reign Rescue Reverse Series Shake Shocks Struggled Success Succession Time Verdict Violent World]
It's shocking to say, but the cinema is quite a while away from me, and I haven't got a car yet.
[ Away Car Cinema Got Haven Quite Say Shocking While Yet]
I'd taken three years off to live as a normal person, so this was my first time back into it, and it was kind of shocking, but then it was fun.
[ Back First Fun Into Kind Live Normal Off Person Shocking Taken Then Three Time Years]
It is so friendly so simply friendly and though inevitable not a sadness and though occurring not a shock.
[ Friendly Inevitable Occurring Sadness Shock Simply Though]
I think the shocking thing to discover is the owls are not stupid and very feral, very hard to train.
[ Discover Hard Shocking Stupid Thing Think Train Very]
One morning I woke up and was plunged into psychological shock. I had forgotten I was free.
[ Forgotten Free Had Into Morning Plunged Psychological Shock Up Woke]
I have written a book. This will come as quite a shock to some. They didn't think I could read, much less write.
[ Book Come Could Less Much Quite Read Shock Some Think Will Write Written]
It's not like the original movie where you thought it was the mother committing the murders, but it was actually the son. I don't think it's possible to create the kind of shock today that we created in 1959. And I don't even want to try.
[ Actually Committing Create Created Even Kind Mother Movie Murders Original Possible Shock Son Think Thought Today Try Want Where]
The International Brigades provided a shock force while the Republic trained and organized an army from an assemblage of individuals. The Spanish people knew they were not fighting alone.
[ Alone Army Assemblage Fighting Force Individuals International Knew Organized Provided Republic Shock Spanish Trained Were While]
I was perceiving myself as good as a man or equal to a man and as powerful and I wanted to look ambiguous because I thought that was a very interesting statement to make through the media. And it certainly did cause quite a few ripples and interest and shock waves.
[ Ambiguous Because Cause Certainly Did Equal Few Good Interest Interesting Look Make Man Media Myself Perceiving Powerful Quite Ripples Shock Statement Thought Through Very Wanted Waves]
In spite of the haze of speculation, it is still something of a shock to find myself here, coming to terms with an enormous trust placed in my hands and with the inevitable sense of inadequacy that goes with that.
[ Coming Enormous Find Goes Hands Haze Here Inadequacy Inevitable Myself Placed Sense Shock Something Speculation Spite Still Terms Trust]
My mother did movies from the New Wave, but I was quite shocked I didn't know much about that period. Bernado showed us film of the demonstrations of the time.
[ Demonstrations Did Film Know Mother Movies Much New Period Quite Shocked Showed Time Us Wave]
Parenthood always comes as a shock. Postpartum blues? Postpartum panic is more like it. We set out to have a baby; what we get is a total take-over of our lives.
[ Always Baby Blues Comes Get Lives More Our Out Panic Parenthood Postpartum Set Shock Total]
Without passion man is a mere latent force and possibility, like the flint which awaits the shock of the iron before it can give forth its spark.
[ Awaits Before Flint Force Forth Give Iron Latent Man Mere Passion Possibility Shock Spark Which Without]
I was always shocked when I went to the doctor's office and they did my X-ray and didn't find that I had eight more ribs than I should have or that my blood was the color green. Medical
[ Always Blood Color Did Doctor Eight Find Green Had More Office Ribs Shocked Should Than Went X-Ray]
I don't really know what is shocking. When you tell the story of a man who is beheaded, you have to show how they cut off his head. If you don't, it's like telling a dirty joke and leaving out the punch line.
[ Beheaded Cut Dirty Head His How Joke Know Leaving Line Man Off Out Punch Really Shocking Show Story Tell Telling]
Trouble is, kids feel they have to shock their elders and each generation grows up into something harder to shock. Teen
[ Each Elders Feel Generation Grows Harder Into Kids Shock Something Their Trouble Up]
We are still living in the aftershock of Hiroshima, people are still the scars of history.
[ Hiroshima History Living Scars Still]
That the Iraqi Government is considering a political deal granting amnesty to insurgents who have attacked or killed American service members is not just shocking - the idea of amnesty for insurgents is an outrage.
[ American Amnesty Attacked Considering Deal Government Granting Idea Insurgents Iraqi Just Killed Members Outrage Political Service Shocking]
But when I first got cancer, after the initial shock and the fear and paranoia and crying and all that goes with cancer - that word means to most people ultimate death - I decided to see what I could do to take that negative and use it in a positive way.
[ After Cancer Could Crying Death Decided Fear First Goes Got Initial Means Most Negative Paranoia Positive See Shock Take Ultimate Use Way Word]
I trust it will not be giving away professional secrets to say that many readers would be surprised, perhaps shocked, at the questions which some newspaper editors will put to a defenseless woman under the guise of flattery.
[ Away Defenseless Editors Flattery Giving Guise Many Newspaper Perhaps Professional Put Questions Readers Say Secrets Shocked Some Surprised Trust Under Which Will Woman Would]
It was a shock to people of the nineteenth century when they discovered, from observations science had made, that many features of the biological world could be ascribed to the elegant principle of natural selection.
[ Ascribed Biological Century Could Discovered Elegant Features Had Made Many Natural Nineteenth Observations Principle Science Selection Shock World]
It's not like he called me up and asked me. They've never wanted to throw us into that world, and I think our decision probably shocked them. But I love my dad, and I think I'd regret it if I didn't do this.
[ Asked Called Dad Decision Into Love Never Our Probably Regret Shocked Them Think Throw Up Us Wanted World]
Most of us are about as eager to be changed as we were to be born, and go through our changes in a similar state of shock.
[ Born Changed Changes Eager Go Most Our Shock Similar State Through Us Were]
The United States stands with our friends in Britain as they recover from today's shock of terrorism. These barbaric acts strengthen our resolve and remind us all of the danger of complacency during our continued war on terror.
[ Acts Barbaric Britain Complacency Continued Danger During Friends Our Recover Remind Resolve Shock Stands States Strengthen Terror Terrorism These Today United Us War]
People would be shocked to know... that despite the nature of my TV character, I am actually a nice guy.
[ Actually Am Character Despite Guy Know Nature Nice Shocked Tv Would]
I had always loved John Ford's pictures. And I came to love him, too, but I was frightened to death working for him. He used the shock treatment while directing me.
[ Always Came Death Directing Ford Frightened Had Him John Love Loved Pictures Shock Too Treatment Used While Working]
If quantum mechanics hasn't profoundly shocked you, you haven't understood it yet.
[ Hasn Haven Mechanics Profoundly Quantum Shocked Understood Yet]
If you are in the job for glamour, you're in for the shock of your life. The media is a huge shark pool.
[ Glamour Huge Job Life Media Pool Shark Shock Your]
Crimes sometimes shock us too much; vices almost always too little.
[ Almost Always Crimes Little Much Shock Sometimes Too Us Vices]
I was reading the poems of Rochester. Rochester made himself out to be bisexual, but I think that was only to shock. Most of his poetry is sexual, even pornographic.
[ Bisexual Even Himself His Made Most Only Out Poems Poetry Reading Rochester Sexual Shock Think]
In the history of the treatment of depression, there was the dunking stool, purging of the bowels of black bile, hoses, attempts to shock the patient. All of these represent hatred or aggression towards what depression represents in the patient.
[ Aggression Attempts Black Bowels Depression Hatred History Hoses Patient Represent Represents Shock Stool These Towards Treatment]
Many people who did not die right away came down with nausea, headache, diarrhea, malaise, and fever, which lasted several days. Doctors could not be certain whether some of these symptoms were the result of radiation or nervous shock.
[ Away Came Certain Could Days Diarrhea Did Die Doctors Down Fever Headache Lasted Many Nervous Radiation Result Right Several Shock Some Symptoms These Were Whether Which]
In fact that is the struggle that most Americans - As rich as this country is, most Americans are very limited in their interaction with the world, unless the world comes to us in a very shocking way.
[ Americans Comes Country Fact Interaction Limited Most Rich Shocking Struggle Their Unless Us Very Way World]
No experience is a cause of success or failure. We do not suffer from the shock of our experiences, so-called trauma - but we make out of them just what suits our purposes.
[ Cause Experience Experiences Failure Just Make Our Out Purposes Shock So-Called Success Suffer Suits Them Trauma]
Perhaps one has to be very old before one learns to be amused rather than shocked.
[ Amused Before Learns Old Perhaps Rather Shocked Than Very]
When I first went on tour with PJ in '98, I was still in shock having gone through the Soundgarden break up.
[ Break First Gone Having Shock Soundgarden Still Through Tour Up Went]
Shock is still fun. I won't ever shut the door on it.
[ Door Ever Fun Shock Shut Still Won]
I realize that when I moved out of my father's house I shocked and frightened him because I needed a room of my own, a space of my own to reinvent myself.
[ Because Father Frightened Him House Moved Myself Needed Out Own Realize Reinvent Room Shocked Space]
My gayness became quietly accepted and, shock of all shocks, life went on.
[ Accepted Became Life Quietly Shock Shocks Went]
Someone gave me a New Testament. I had never before read it systematically. Some parts made sense, some parts shocked me.
[ Before Gave Had Made Never New Parts Read Sense Shocked Some Someone Systematically Testament]
What's so touching is the way we fight the war right until the moment our business is taken care of and then we turn on a dime and we immediately start taking care of people. It's like a shock and aw shucks campaign.
[ Business Campaign Care Dime Fight Immediately Moment Our Right Shock Start Taken Taking Then Touching Turn Until War Way]
I think it can be fun to be single and date-like when you don't want a relationship. Or when you've just gotten out of a relationship, and, after get over the initial shock, your thinking, Hey, it's kind of cool being single.
[ After Being Cool Fun Get Gotten Hey Initial Just Kind Out Over Relationship Shock Single Think Thinking Want Your]
Who do I think was the greatest? This might shock you: Elgin Baylor. He did so many great things. Nobody could guard him, playing in the forward spot. I'd love to see some of today's greats playing against Elgin. They couldn't guard him. Nobody could.
[ Against Could Did Forward Great Greatest Greats Guard Him Love Many Might Nobody Playing See Shock Some Spot Things Think Today]
Shockingly, the Bidens donated under $1,000 to all charities combined every year for the ten years prior to 2008.
[ Charities Combined Donated Every Prior Ten Under Year Years]
I love shocking people.
[ Love Shocking]
It's incredible, but I think a lot of people it shot over their heads 'cause they're used to just getting images and messing around with them, and for us to do something quite so 'designed' was a bit of a shock.
[ Around Bit Cause Designed Getting Heads Images Incredible Just Lot Messing Over Quite Shock Shot Something Their Them Think Us Used]
People that haven't seen us yet are shocked because they think that Alice Cooper must be a female folksinger. They don't expect the whole thing.
[ Alice Because Cooper Expect Female Haven Must Seen Shocked Thing Think Us Whole Yet]
I remember all too well the premiere of Ecstasy when I watched my bare bottom bounce across the screen and my mother and father sat there in shock.
[ Across Bare Bottom Bounce Ecstasy Father Mother Premiere Remember Sat Screen Shock Too Watched Well]
I fail to see the issue that will shock the people of this great country of ours into some decisive action.
[ Action Country Decisive Fail Great Into Issue Ours See Shock Some Will]
We came around the corner, I kissed her and after I kissed her she relaxed. And then I grabbed her and kissed her again and she was shocked! And that was what we wanted.
[ After Again Around Came Corner Grabbed Her Kissed Relaxed She Shocked Then Wanted]
As a boy I used to go to the Chamber of Horrors at the annual fair, to look at the wax figures of Emperors and Kings, of heroes and murderers of the day. The dead now had that same unreality, which shocks without arousing pity.
[ Annual Arousing Boy Chamber Day Dead Emperors Fair Figures Go Had Heroes Horrors Kings Look Murderers Now Pity Same Shocks Unreality Used Wax Which Without]
The shock caused by the September 11 events has also lead to a thorough reflection on the existing disparity between rich and poor countries, on the misery of populations of the South.
[ Also Between Caused Countries Disparity Events Existing Lead Misery Poor Populations Reflection Rich September Shock South Thorough]
People need to be peppered or even outraged occasionally. Our national comedy and drama is packed with earthy familiarity and honest vulgarity. Clean vulgarity can be very shocking and that, in my view, gives greater involvement.
[ Clean Comedy Drama Even Familiarity Gives Greater Honest Involvement National Need Occasionally Our Outraged Packed Shocking Very View Vulgarity]
I was never confident about finishing a book, but friends encouraged me. When I finished my first book, it was accepted by a publisher right away and became an instant bestseller. One male critic called it the most shocking book he ever read.
[ Accepted Away Became Bestseller Book Called Confident Critic Encouraged Ever Finished Finishing First Friends Instant Male Most Never Publisher Read Right Shocking]
In the 20th century, the United States endured two world wars and other traumatic and expensive military conflicts; the Depression; a dozen or so recessions and financial panics; oil shocks; a flu epidemic; and the resignation of a disgraced president. Yet the Dow rose from 66 to 11,497.
[ Century Conflicts Depression Disgraced Dozen Endured Epidemic Expensive Financial Flu Military Oil Other Panics President Resignation Rose Shocks States Traumatic Two United Wars World Yet]
There are matters in the Bible, said to be done by the express commandment of God, that are shocking to humanity and to every idea we have of moral justice.
[ Bible Commandment Done Every Express God Humanity Idea Justice Matters Moral Said Shocking]
Because I am a mother, I am capable of being shocked: as I never was when I was not one.
[ Am Because Being Capable Mother Never Shocked]
People are quite shocked when you remind them that Elvis Presley and Frank Sinatra never wrote a song that they recorded in their lives, as far as I know.
[ Elvis Far Frank Know Lives Never Presley Quite Recorded Remind Shocked Sinatra Song Their Them Wrote]
The Christian use of religion as a personal love affair both shocked me, and attracted me.
[ Affair Attracted Both Christian Love Personal Religion Shocked Use]
It is deeply shocking and incomprehensible to me that despite volumes of documentation and living witnesses who can attest to the horrors of the Holocaust, there are still those who would deny it.
[ Attest Deeply Deny Despite Documentation Holocaust Horrors Incomprehensible Living Shocking Still Those Volumes Witnesses Would]
Like many students, I found the drudgery of real experiments and the slowness of progress a complete shock, and at my low points I contemplated other alternative careers including study of the philosophy or sociology of science.
[ Alternative Careers Complete Contemplated Drudgery Experiments Found Including Low Many Other Philosophy Points Progress Real Science Shock Slowness Sociology Students Study]
The presentation of hard core pornography, brutality and shocking language, from what I hear, is leaving the public jaded and tired of this kind of film.
[ Brutality Core Film Hard Hear Jaded Kind Language Leaving Presentation Public Shocking Tired]
I felt like a dork growing up so this is shocking.
[ Dork Felt Growing Shocking Up]
In olden days a glimpse of stocking was looked on as something shocking but now, God knows, anything goes.
[ Anything Days Glimpse God Goes Knows Looked Now Olden Shocking Something Stocking]
It's discouraging to think how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit.
[ Deceit Discouraging Few Honesty How Many Shocked Think]
I'm always really surprised by people who are comfortable revealing all of their secrets on TV or in a magazine. It's actually quite shocking to me.
[ Actually Always Comfortable Magazine Quite Really Revealing Secrets Shocking Surprised Their Tv]
Delhi came as a shock. There were so many people, and oh, the traffic.
[ Came Delhi Many Oh Shock Traffic Were]
We were so shocked by how fast that war went that President Bush did not have a plan, a peace plan.
[ Bush Did Fast How Peace Plan President Shocked War Went Were]
When reason and unreason come into contact, an electrical shock occurs. This is called polemics.
[ Called Come Contact Electrical Into Occurs Polemics Reason Shock]
Part of being an artist is being willing to be shocked, being willing to be surprised, being willing to be hurt.
[ Artist Being Hurt Part Shocked Surprised Willing]
When onstage, I always try to take my audience through as many emotions as I possibly can. I want them to go from laughter to tears, be shocked and surprised and walk out the door with a renewed sense of themselves - and maybe a smile.
[ Always Audience Door Emotions Go Laughter Many Maybe Onstage Out Possibly Renewed Sense Shocked Smile Surprised Take Tears Them Themselves Through Try Walk Want]
I don't expect that we're going to become the biggest craze. If it happened, I'd be really shocked. I think people will dig it, but there will be a sea of people who just don't get it.
[ Become Biggest Dig Expect Get Going Happened Just Really Sea Shocked Think Will]
I am shocked by the easy attitude of many in the media towards disclosing our Nation's secrets.
[ Am Attitude Easy Many Media Nation Our Secrets Shocked Towards]
The writer of originality, unless dead, is always shocking, scandalous; novelty disturbs and repels.
[ Always Dead Disturbs Novelty Originality Repels Scandalous Shocking Unless Writer]
One of the things that was kind of shocking for humans... was to come to terms with was the fact that, hey, we may not be the center of the universe.
[ Center Come Fact Hey Humans Kind May Shocking Terms Things Universe]
I can't say I'm happy to be talking about John Ritter and his passing. In my 21 years of Entertainment Tonight, this really was one of the most shocking and sad things to have happened.
[ Entertainment Happened Happy His John Most Passing Really Sad Say Shocking Talking Things Tonight Years]
I remember being shocked when I came out from under the focusing cloth after a minute or two being submerged within that, at the startling green color of those ferns.
[ After Being Came Cloth Color Focusing Green Minute Out Remember Shocked Startling Submerged Those Two Under Within]
I made a list of people who needed just a little bit of money. And when the list was complete, there were 42 names. The total amount of money they needed was $27. I was shocked.
[ Amount Bit Complete Just List Little Made Money Names Needed Shocked Total Were]
Future shock is the shattering stress and disorientation that we induce in individuals by subjecting them to too much change in too short a time.
[ Change Future Individuals Induce Much Shattering Shock Short Stress Subjecting Them Time Too]
It is discouraging how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit.
[ Deceit Discouraging Few Honesty How Many Shocked]
I spend shockingly little time thinking about real-world stuff.
[ Little Real-World Spend Stuff Thinking Time]
But the community knew Blade, and everybody but us was shocked at the box office, and subsequently the DVD. That was the beginning of the DVD revolution, and Blade was just like wildfire.
[ Beginning Blade Box Community Dvd Everybody Just Knew Office Revolution Shocked Subsequently Us Wildfire]
There is a one woman in China that claimed she paid $50 to get my e-mail address. It was pretty shocking. I got one this morning from Scotland. A girl's requesting a signed photo of me.
[ Address China Claimed E-Mail Get Girl Got Morning Paid Photo Pretty Scotland She Shocking Signed Woman]
In our gliding experiments we had had a number of experiences in which we had landed upon one wing, but the crushing of the wing had absorbed the shock, so that we were not uneasy about the motor in case of a landing of that kind.
[ Absorbed Case Crushing Experiences Experiments Gliding Had Kind Landed Landing Motor Number Our Shock Uneasy Upon Were Which Wing]
The shock of unemployment becomes a pathology in its own right.
[ Becomes Own Pathology Right Shock Unemployment]
A shocking crime was committed on the unscrupulous initiative of few individuals, with the blessing of more, and amid the passive acquiescence of all.
[ Amid Blessing Committed Crime Few Individuals Initiative More Passive Shocking Unscrupulous]
The most shocking fact about war is that its victims and its instruments are individual human beings, and that these individual beings are condemned by the monstrous conventions of politics to murder or be murdered in quarrels not their own.
[ Beings Condemned Conventions Fact Human Individual Instruments Monstrous Most Murder Murdered Own Politics Quarrels Shocking Their These Victims War]
But that's not enough: To maintain energy security, one needs a supply system that provides a buffer against shocks. It needs large, flexible markets. And it's important to acknowledge the fact that the entire energy supply chain needs to be protected.
[ Acknowledge Against Buffer Chain Energy Enough Entire Fact Flexible Important Large Maintain Markets Needs Protected Provides Security Shocks Supply System]
Looking past the immediate crisis, a more resilient system must be built on stronger and better designed shock absorbers, both in the major institutions and in the infrastructure of the financial system.
[ Better Both Built Crisis Designed Financial Immediate Infrastructure Institutions Looking Major More Must Past Resilient Shock Stronger System]
I do like to shock and surprise people. When it's all in good fun, of course. Birthday
[ Course Fun Good Shock Surprise]
There was really nothing shocking in what Brigitte did, what was provocative was her natural sensuality.
[ Did Her Natural Nothing Provocative Really Sensuality Shocking]
Just as the body goes into shock after a physical trauma, so does the human psyche go into shock after the impact of a major loss.
[ After Body Does Go Goes Human Impact Into Just Loss Major Physical Psyche Shock Trauma]
There is humor in the specter of the worst disaster in our nation's history. All I have to do is sweep away the debris of shock to find it.
[ Away Debris Disaster Find History Humor Nation Our Shock Specter Sweep Worst]
Vice, in its true light, is so deformed, that it shocks us at first sight; and would hardly ever seduce us, if it did not at first wear the mask of some virtue.
[ Deformed Did Ever First Hardly Light Mask Seduce Shocks Sight Some True Us Vice Virtue Wear Would]
To be civilized is to be potentially master of all possible ideas, and that means that one has got beyond being shocked, although one preserves one's own moral aesthetic preferences.
[ Aesthetic Although Being Beyond Civilized Got Ideas Master Means Moral Own Possible Potentially Preferences Preserves Shocked]
If the tenth of the population that is gay became visible tomorrow, the panic of the majority of people would inspire repressive legislation of a sort that would shock even the pessimists among us.
[ Among Became Even Gay Inspire Legislation Majority Panic Pessimists Population Repressive Shock Sort Tenth Tomorrow Us Visible Would]
You don't want to shock them and do something totally opposite, but you also want to play a different character.
[ Also Character Different Opposite Play Shock Something Them Totally Want]
Just learning that you have MS is such a devastating shock.
[ Devastating Just Learning Ms Shock Such]
True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity, before it is entitled to the appellation.
[ Adversity Appellation Before Entitled Friendship Growth Must Plant Shocks Slow True Undergo Withstand]
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
[ Easily More Often Shocked Should Those]
When we forgive evil we do not excuse it, we do not tolerate it, we do not smother it. We look the evil full in the face, call it what it is, let its horror shock and stun and enrage us, and only then do we forgive it.
[ Call Evil Excuse Face Forgive Full Horror Look Only Shock Smother Then Tolerate Us]
It is a great shock at the age of five or six to find that in a world of Gary Coopers you are the Indian.
[ Age Find Five Gary Great Indian Shock Six World]
Liberals claim to want to give a hearing to other views, but then are shocked and offended to discover that there are other views.
[ Claim Discover Give Hearing Liberals Offended Other Shocked Then Views Want]
I am still shocking people today, and I don't know why. Is it because I'm a woman talking about sex and men? One magazine said that no one writes sex in the back of a Bentley better than Jackie Collins.
[ Am Back Because Better Collins Jackie Know Magazine Men Said Sex Shocking Still Talking Than Today Why Woman Writes]
In the early days of Christianity the exercise of chastity was frequently combined with a close and romantic intimacy of affection between the sexes which shocked austere moralists.
[ Affection Austere Between Chastity Christianity Close Combined Days Early Exercise Frequently Intimacy Moralists Romantic Sexes Shocked Which]
Friendship is a plant of slow growth and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity before it is entitled to the appellation.
[ Adversity Appellation Before Entitled Friendship Growth Must Plant Shocks Slow Undergo Withstand]
Being ill like this combines shock - this time I will die - with a pain and agony that are unfamiliar, that wrench me out of myself.
[ Agony Being Combines Die Ill Myself Out Pain Shock Time Unfamiliar Will Wrench]
I think the producers, for the most part, don't want to see prices skyrocket because that will only create problems for them down the road and would also be a, you know, would be a very serious shock for a world economy that can't afford serious shocks right now.
[ Afford Also Because Create Down Economy Know Most Now Only Part Prices Problems Producers Right Road See Serious Shock Shocks Them Think Very Want Will World Would]
The important thing in writing is the capacity to astonish. Not shock - shock is a worn-out word - but astonish.
[ Astonish Capacity Important Shock Thing Word Writing]
I'm shocked at how early everything closes here. But people start earlier. I miss the late nightlife in NYC, but then again I sing and burn so much energy in the show that it's probably good - I get to go home and sleep.
[ Again Burn Closes Earlier Early Energy Everything Get Go Good Here Home How Late Miss Much Nightlife Nyc Probably Shocked Show Sing Sleep Start Then]
I don't set out to offend or shock, but I also don't do anything to avoid it.
[ Also Anything Avoid Offend Out Set Shock]
I thought Nixon was getting ganged up on, but when I heard the tapes, I was shocked and terribly saddened.
[ Getting Heard Nixon Saddened Shocked Tapes Terribly Thought Up]
I am to provide the public with beneficial shocks.
[ Am Beneficial Provide Public Shocks]
I was a Reagan backer. It was a shock for some people that I could agree with anything that man would say.
[ Agree Anything Could Man Reagan Say Shock Some Would]
Marry first, and love will come after is a shocking assertion; since a thousand things may happen to make the state but barely tolerable, when it is entered into with mutual affection.
[ Affection After Assertion Barely Come Entered First Happen Into Love Make Marry May Mutual Shocking Since State Things Thousand Tolerable Will]
It was quite instant that he wanted Harry's approval. Did you notice that? And the children sort of rescued him this time. It's a great turnabout. That's what happens as your children get older. They do things for you, and it's quite shocking when they do.
[ Approval Children Did Get Great Happens Harry Him Instant Notice Older Quite Rescued Shocking Sort Things Time Wanted Your]
Everything that's rock n roll is ever meant to be is happening now. I need to get over the shock that that thing is actually happening and that thousands of millions of people around the world are watching.
[ Actually Around Ever Everything Get Happening Meant Millions Need Now Over Rock Roll Shock Thing Thousands Watching World]
The Europeans must finally understand the incredible shock triggered by the attacks of September 11.
[ Attacks Europeans Finally Incredible Must September Shock Triggered Understand]
Sylvia Plath was just a month and a half older than I, and when she committed suicide I was only 30 - and very shocked and sorry. I never knew her personally.
[ Committed Half Her Just Knew Month Never Older Only Personally She Shocked Sorry Suicide Sylvia Than Very]
I am, as a European, absolutely shocked by European people. I am also shocked by European nationalist people. They have allowed themselves to be so emasculated so silently.
[ Absolutely Allowed Also Am European Nationalist Shocked Silently Themselves]
My girlfriend at the time convinced me to send these songs to Cavity Search. When they wanted to put out my record I was totally shocked.
[ Convinced Girlfriend Out Put Record Search Send Shocked Songs These Time Totally Wanted]
I never guess. It is a shocking habit destructive to the logical faculty.
[ Destructive Faculty Guess Habit Logical Never Shocking]
The world is equally shocked at hearing Christianity criticized and seeing it practiced.
[ Christianity Criticized Equally Hearing Practiced Seeing Shocked World]
When I started law school I was shocked to learn that our legal system traditionally had the man as the head and master of the family. As late as the '70s and '80s when we were fighting for the Equal Rights Amendment, states like Louisiana still had a head and master law.
[ Amendment Equal Family Fighting Had Head Late Law Learn Legal Louisiana Man Master Our Rights School Shocked Started States Still System Traditionally Were]
The shock of any trauma, I think changes your life. It's more acute in the beginning and after a little time you settle back to what you were. However it leaves an indelible mark on your psyche.
[ Acute After Any Back Beginning Changes However Indelible Leaves Life Little Mark More Psyche Settle Shock Think Time Trauma Were Your]
No one was more shocked or angry than I was when we didn't find the weapons. I had a sickening feeling every time I thought about it. I still do.
[ Angry Every Feeling Find Had More Shocked Sickening Still Than Thought Time Weapons]
The little may contrast with the great, in painting, but cannot be said to be contrary to it. Oppositions of colors contrast; but there are also colors contrary to each other, that is, which produce an ill effect because they shock the eye when brought very near it.
[ Also Because Brought Cannot Colors Contrary Contrast Each Effect Eye Great Ill Little May Near Other Painting Produce Said Shock Very Which]
In this manner, I continued with Satan for ten days. His answer and blasphemy were too shocking to pen; till I was worn out with rage and malice against him, I could not bear myself.
[ Against Answer Bear Blasphemy Continued Could Days Him His Malice Manner Myself Out Pen Rage Satan Shocking Ten Till Too Were Worn]
It is a shock to us in the twentieth century to discover, from observations science has made, that the fundamental mechanisms of life cannot be ascribed to natural selection, and therefore were designed. But we must deal with our shock as best we can and go on.
[ Ascribed Best Cannot Century Deal Designed Discover Fundamental Go Life Made Mechanisms Must Natural Observations Our Science Selection Shock Therefore Twentieth Us Were]
And I went through a lot of detours and I took a lot of roads and things so yes, that's all there, but it's not meant to be shocking or telltale.
[ Detours Lot Meant Roads Shocking Things Through Took Went Yes]
The results of this survey are shocking and should be a wake-up call to men and women that drinking and smoking too much not only gives you a bad headache in the morning but can affect your ability to start a family.
[ Ability Affect Bad Call Drinking Family Gives Headache Men Morning Much Only Results Shocking Should Smoking Start Survey Too Wake-Up Women Your]
I was appalled and shocked that Bush used the State of the Union to attack same-sex marriages and indicated that he would support a constitutional amendment.
[ Amendment Appalled Attack Bush Constitutional Indicated Marriages Same-Sex Shocked State Support Union Used Would]
Today, energy prices are at historic highs. Some analysts estimate that energy price shocks this year could cost American consumers more than $40 billion. Speaking very frankly, we cannot afford this kind of expense.
[ Afford American Analysts Billion Cannot Consumers Cost Could Energy Estimate Expense Frankly Highs Historic Kind More Price Prices Shocks Some Speaking Than Today Very Year]
It's sometimes shocking to find out what people really believe in.
[ Believe Find Out Really Shocking Sometimes]
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.
[ Again Any Before Discharged End Home Observation Off Once Packed Pardoned Recall Second Shortly Subject Time War]
Cruelty to men and to the lower animals as well, which would have passed unnoticed a century ago, now shocks the sensibilities and is regarded as wicked and degrading.
[ Ago Animals Century Cruelty Degrading Lower Men Now Passed Regarded Sensibilities Shocks Unnoticed Well Which Wicked Would]
A shocking occurrence ceases to be shocking when it occurs daily.
[ Ceases Daily Occurrence Occurs Shocking]
Today's shocks are tomorrow's conventions.
[ Conventions Shocks Today Tomorrow]
I saw what Purple meant to people and I still hear it now when I'm in Europe. I'm always shocked that I'm still asked about Purple because it was such a long time ago.
[ Ago Always Asked Because Europe Hear Long Meant Now Purple Saw Shocked Still Such Time]
I don't think anybody ever thought about the CIA meddling in internal affairs. The shock of the President's death called for an immediate investigation. It actually lay in the jurisdiction of Texas.
[ Actually Affairs Anybody Called Cia Death Ever Immediate Internal Investigation Jurisdiction Lay Meddling President Shock Texas Think Thought]
The growing tide of anti-Semitism shocks the conscious of everyone who values freedom, and the ugly, hateful acts particularly stain the character of democracies where liberty and religious freedom are supposed to be respected.
[ Acts Anti-Semitism Character Conscious Democracies Everyone Freedom Growing Hateful Liberty Particularly Religious Respected Shocks Stain Supposed Tide Ugly Values Where]
His letter was like the shock produced by a cold bath.
[ Bath Cold His Letter Produced Shock]
My reasons for declaring a sexual preference had to do less with the pursuit of personal freedom than with the lust for pure shock value.
[ Declaring Freedom Had Less Lust Personal Preference Pure Pursuit Reasons Sexual Shock Than Value]
Concentrated serum albumin fractionated from blood plasma was effective in battlefield treatment of shock.
[ Battlefield Blood Concentrated Effective Serum Shock Treatment]
Man has a limited biological capacity for change. When this capacity is overwhelmed, the capacity is in future shock.
[ Biological Capacity Change Future Limited Man Overwhelmed Shock]
Agressive music can only shock you once. Afterwards its impact declines. It's inevitable.
[ Afterwards Agressive Declines Impact Inevitable Music Once Only Shock]
A lot of people have been quite surprised with the stuff that I'm doing on my own, which shocks me because I've always known what I wanted to do. But people have only seen me with the Spice Girls, so I suppose it's not that surprising.
[ Always Because Been Doing Girls Known Lot Only Own Quite Seen Shocks Spice Stuff Suppose Surprised Surprising Wanted Which]
I am still in shock and awe at being fired.
[ Am Awe Being Fired Shock Still]
There are no taboos. Every topic is open, however shocking. It is the way that the topics are handled that's important, and that applies whether it is a 15-year-old who is reading your book or someone who is 55.
[ Applies Book Every Handled However Important Open Reading Shocking Someone Taboos Topic Topics Way Whether Your]
In the morning he was lying dead on one of the beds fully clothed. He was dead. I got the impression he wanted to go, and I must have killed him. I can't remember strangling him. I just sat there shocked.
[ Beds Clothed Dead Fully Go Got Him Impression Just Killed Lying Morning Must Remember Sat Shocked Wanted]
Success comes to a writer as a rule, so gradually that it is always something of a shock to him to look back and realize the heights to which he has climbed.
[ Always Back Climbed Comes Gradually Heights Him Look Realize Rule Shock Something Success Which Writer]
Obscenity is whatever happens to shock some elderly and ignorant magistrate.
[ Elderly Happens Ignorant Magistrate Obscenity Shock Some Whatever]
The ear tends to be lazy, craves the familiar and is shocked by the unexpected; the eye, on the other hand, tends to be impatient, craves the novel and is bored by repetition.
[ Bored Craves Ear Eye Familiar Hand Impatient Lazy Novel Other Repetition Shocked Tends Unexpected]
In order to accommodate to change and to the contrast of phenomena, the intellect does not require any shocks and inner upheavals; it is only through such upheavals that the more conservative mind could accommodate to the metropolitan rhythm of events.
[ Accommodate Any Change Conservative Contrast Could Does Events Inner Intellect Metropolitan Mind More Only Order Phenomena Require Rhythm Shocks Such Through Upheavals]
In horror, character development is often pushed aside in favor of the shock value. The best genre movies to me are movies like The Shining. You had a connection to the characters in that film.
[ Aside Best Character Characters Connection Development Favor Film Genre Had Horror Movies Often Pushed Shining Shock Value]
The photographs of Iraqi prisoners being subjected to degrading and humiliating treatment by their captors, and the reports of acts of sexual abuse, physical abuse, and other acts of maltreatment shock the conscience.
[ Abuse Acts Being Captors Conscience Degrading Humiliating Iraqi Other Photographs Physical Prisoners Reports Sexual Shock Subjected Their Treatment]
At the beginning of each year, we have conceptual meetings. How are we going to challenge ourselves this year? So we suggested a transsexual or transgender. And to be honest, I am shocked they let us do it.
[ Am Beginning Challenge Conceptual Each Going Honest How Meetings Ourselves Shocked Suggested Transgender Us Year]
Each day a few more lies eat into the seed with which we are born, little institutional lies from the print of newspapers, the shock waves of television, and the sentimental cheats of the movie screen.
[ Born Cheats Day Each Eat Few Institutional Into Lies Little More Movie Newspapers Print Screen Seed Sentimental Shock Television Waves Which]
I was shocked. They were going to give me money to make this really odd show? Well, I still had little thought of it going to series, but I thought it was great that my next short film was going to be paid for.
[ Film Give Going Great Had Little Make Money Next Odd Paid Really Series Shocked Short Show Still Thought Well Were]
There's nothing you could say that would shock me.
[ Could Nothing Say Shock Would]
When all of a sudden, people say, 'Wow, you look nice,' and carry on, it's shocking. Really awkward.
[ Awkward Carry Look Nice Really Say Shocking Sudden Wow]
When I was 24 I went to Nigeria and it was such a culture shock, growing up in Australia and suddenly being the only white man in this unit full of black men.
[ Australia Being Black Culture Full Growing Man Men Nigeria Only Shock Such Suddenly Unit Up Went White]
There are persons who, when they cease to shock us, cease to interest us.
[ Cease Interest Persons Shock Us]
It came as a great shock to me when I heard that England and Soviet Russia had become allies. So much so that I thought that the people responsible in London were acting in a manner that no longer coincided with British imperial interests.
[ Acting Allies Become British Came England Great Had Heard Imperial Interests London Longer Manner Much Responsible Russia Shock Soviet Thought Were]
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.
[ Battle Burst Came Columns Each Fire Flashes Front German Line Meeting Overhead Rose Separate Shells Shocks Smoke Sound Stabbing Them Through]
I love Philadelphia. I was shocked at what a great city this is. For me, it is the cat's pajamas. I love everything about it. I love where I live. I love the people. I have been met with such kindness and affection here.
[ Affection Been Cat City Everything Great Here Kindness Live Love Met Pajamas Philadelphia Shocked Such Where]
I think even when homeowners love their room, it's still a shock, because you left your house, went to sleep, came home and your room was dramatically and drastically different.
[ Because Came Different Dramatically Drastically Even Home Homeowners House Left Love Room Shock Sleep Still Their Think Went Your]
Larry, I spent probably most of my professional life helping to build Enron Corporation. I don't think there was anyone that was as shocked by the - by the collapse of the company as I was.
[ Anyone Build Collapse Company Corporation Enron Helping Larry Life Most Probably Professional Shocked Spent Think]
Any system of religion that has anything in it that shocks the mind of a child, cannot be true.
[ Any Anything Cannot Child Mind Religion Shocks System True]
It will shock many - I've lived a full life and really enjoyed my time as a pop star.
[ Enjoyed Full Life Lived Many Pop Really Shock Star Time Will]
Truth makes many appeals, not the least of which is its power to shock.
[ Appeals Least Makes Many Power Shock Truth Which]
We all pulled together at the right time, unfortunately, we were down 3-0 to the Yankees when we decided to do it, but we did it. And we shocked the world.
[ Decided Did Down Pulled Right Shocked Time Together Unfortunately Were World Yankees]