Authors that match 'story'.

Story Musgrave American Astronaut (1935-)
Joseph Story American Judge (1779-1845)
William Wetmore Story American Sculptor (1819-1895)

Quotations that match 'story'.

Someday, after mastering the winds, the waves, the tides and gravity, we shall harness for God the energies of love, and then, for a second time in the history of the world, man will have discovered fire. Pierre Teilhard de Chardin Love
[ After Discovered Energies Fire God Gravity Harness History Love Man Mastering Second Shall Someday Then Tides Time Waves Will Winds World]
The FBI has had a history of sex discrimination complaints brought against it, as well as race discrimination. Anita Hill
[ Against Brought Complaints Discrimination Fbi Had History Race Sex Well]
Conventional forms of narrative allow for different points of view, but for this book I wanted a structure whereby each of the main characters contributed a distinctive version of the story. Penelope Lively
[ Allow Book Characters Contributed Conventional Different Distinctive Each Forms Main Narrative Points Story Structure Version View Wanted Whereby]
If history is any indication, all truths will eventually turn out to be false. Dean Kamen
[ Any Eventually False History Indication Out Truths Turn Will]
I saw a story in the Los Angeles Times that 40 percent of the viewers are men. It didn't really surprise me. James Denton
[ Angeles Los Men Percent Really Saw Story Surprise Times Viewers]
I always wanted to play Joan of Arc. I've always wanted to do that. Now I'm thinking, 'Maybe there's a story in Joan of Arc's mother!' If I don't hurry up, her grandmother! Ellen Burstyn
[ Always Arc Grandmother Her Hurry Joan Maybe Mother Now Play Story Thinking Up Wanted]
For the first time in our history, ideology and theology hold a monopoly of power in Washington. Bill Moyers
[ First History Hold Ideology Monopoly Our Power Theology Time Washington]
Antwone's story was a story of hope and that's what appealed to me. I needed hope myself at that time. I think all actors give up at some time and think they're never going to make it. Derek Luke
[ Actors Appealed Give Going Hope Make Myself Needed Never Some Story Think Time Up]
You shouldn't even be writing this story if you haven't heard me play live. You can't write with the passion you receive until you see a Dick Dale concert. Dick Dale
[ Concert Dale Even Haven Heard Live Passion Play Receive See Story Until Write Writing]
History could pass for a scarlet text, its jot and title graven red in human blood. Eldridge Cleaver
[ Blood Could History Human Jot Pass Red Scarlet Text Title]
To make a long story short, there's nothing like having a boss walk in. Doris Lilly
[ Boss Having Long Make Nothing Short Story Walk]
The mass media in the days of newspapers and television it's hard to be able to find a story that's about just what you're interested in at the time you're interested in it. Guy Burgess
[ Able Days Find Hard Interested Just Mass Media Newspapers Story Television Time]
We want a story that starts out with an earthquake and works its way up to a climax. Samuel Goldwyn
[ Climax Earthquake Out Starts Story Up Want Way Works]
Even the great bad guys in cinema history, they're likable. Balthazar Getty
[ Bad Cinema Even Great Guys History Likable]
But you have to understand, my beard is so nasty. I mean, it's the only beard in the history of Western civilization that makes Bob Dylan's beard look good. Bill Walton
[ Beard Bob Civilization Dylan Good History Look Makes Mean Nasty Only Understand Western]
I guess if I weren't an actor, I'd be a history professor. Tom Berenger
[ Actor Guess History Professor Weren]
It's probably why I'm a short story writer. I tend to remember things in the past in narrative form, in story form, and I grew up around people who told stories all the time. Tobias Wolff
[ Around Form Grew Narrative Past Probably Remember Short Stories Story Tend Things Time Told Up Why Writer]
Throughout the human experience people have read history because they felt that it was a pleasure and that it was in some way instructive. The profession of professor of history has taken it in a very different direction. Donald Kagan
[ Because Different Direction Experience Felt History Human Instructive Pleasure Profession Professor Read Some Taken Throughout Very Way]
A story has been thought through to the end when it has taken the worst possible turn. Friedrich Durrenmatt
[ Been End Possible Story Taken Thought Through Turn Worst]
Through history, people look for something spiritual. The greatest scientists in the world were men of religion and faith, too. Kirstie Alley
[ Faith Greatest History Look Men Religion Scientists Something Spiritual Through Too Were World]
European films were what it was about for me - the sensations I needed, the depth, the storytelling, the characters, the directors, and the freedom that you can't really find in American films. Charlotte Rampling
[ American Characters Depth Directors European Films Find Freedom Needed Really Sensations Storytelling Were]
I've dropped myself into straightforward character pieces in order to explore that form and reap its values. But you are sort of restricted visually when your first requirement is to tell a fairly straightforward story. Brian De Palma
[ Character Dropped Explore Fairly First Form Into Myself Order Pieces Reap Requirement Restricted Sort Story Straightforward Tell Values Visually Your]
I have the 'thing' worked out - the trick or the surprise or the pivotal fact. Then I just start somewhere and let the story work itself out. Lee Child
[ Fact Itself Just Out Pivotal Somewhere Start Story Surprise Then Thing Trick Work Worked]
Fiction has consisted either of placing imaginary characters in a true story, which is the Iliad, or of presenting the story of an individual as having a general historical value, which is the Odyssey. Raymond Queneau
[ Characters Consisted Either Fiction General Having Historical Iliad Imaginary Individual Odyssey Placing Presenting Story True Value Which]
I hate acting when I see it. I don't want to feel it, I don't want to see it, I want to be taken away with the story - I don't want the actor's ego in front of me. That's what I try to live when I do the work. Rutger Hauer
[ Acting Actor Away Ego Feel Front Hate Live See Story Taken Try Want Work]
Whosoever, in writing a modern history, shall follow truth too near the heels, it may haply strike out his teeth. Walter Raleigh
[ Follow Heels His History May Modern Near Out Shall Strike Teeth Too Truth Whosoever Writing]
You have to suspend disbelief a little bit to buy into your situation and to the story and to how the character will react. You have to tweak your credibility a little bit, is basically what it comes down to. Richard Dean Anderson
[ Basically Bit Buy Character Comes Credibility Disbelief Down How Into Little React Situation Story Suspend Tweak Will Your]
No, I just thought of a story and wrote down what I saw. It was about two kids in Ireland who went around killing people. It was called Travelers, and it was made as an independent film. Neil Jordan
[ Around Called Down Film Independent Ireland Just Kids Killing Made Saw Story Thought Travelers Two Went Wrote]
The second draft is on yellow paper, that's when I work on characterizations. The third is pink, I work on story motivations. Then blue, that's where I cut, cut, cut. Jacqueline Susann
[ Blue Cut Draft Motivations Paper Pink Second Story Then Third Where Work Yellow]
History: the category of human phenomena which tends to catastrophe. Jules Romains
[ Catastrophe Category History Human Phenomena Tends Which]
Storytelling and elegant style don't always go hand in hand. Donna Tartt
[ Always Elegant Go Hand Storytelling Style]
The positive testimony of history is that the State invariably had its origin in conquest and confiscation. No primitive State known to history originated in any other manner. Albert J. Nock
[ Any Confiscation Conquest Had History Invariably Known Manner Origin Originated Other Positive Primitive State Testimony]
I knew I could not maintain that leadership in open struggle against Moscow influence. Only two Communist leaders in history ever succeeded in doing this - Tito and Mao Tse-tung. Earl Browder
[ Against Communist Could Doing Ever History Influence Knew Leaders Leadership Maintain Mao Moscow Only Open Struggle Succeeded Two]
I always go with the story and character and if those are good and if the setting is something that's scary (horror films seem to always take place at night and the weather's always bad) then I might be interested. David Naughton
[ Always Bad Character Films Go Good Horror Interested Might Night Place Scary Seem Setting Something Story Take Then Those Weather]
Being an actor is an extension of telling a story and I loved story telling as a child. Amanda Burton
[ Actor Being Child Extension Loved Story Telling]
From the beginning, the series has been story driven - I began with a story idea - but research feeds it. Jean M. Auel
[ Been Began Beginning Driven Feeds Idea Research Series Story]
Today's population of adolescents and young adults is the largest in our nation's history. Ruben Hinojosa
[ Adolescents Adults History Largest Nation Our Population Today Young]
Your great country is wonderful at stealing pieces of history and using it for its own purposes, so there didn't seem to be anything particularly unusual about it but the English were incredibly exercised about it. Michael Apted
[ Anything Country English Exercised Great History Incredibly Own Particularly Pieces Purposes Seem Stealing Unusual Using Were Wonderful Your]
In my world, history comes down to language and art. No one cares much about what battles were fought, who won them and who lost them - unless there is a painting, a play, a song or a poem that speaks of the event. Theodore Bikel
[ Art Battles Cares Comes Down Event Fought History Language Lost Much Painting Play Poem Song Speaks Them Unless Were Won World]
France, for example, loves at the same time history and the drama, because the one explores the vast destinies of humanity, and the other the individual lot of man. Alfred de Vigny
[ Because Destinies Drama Example Explores France History Humanity Individual Lot Loves Man Other Same Time Vast]
Sometimes it's a character you want to play or a story you want to tell. Sometimes it's just to pay the bills. Daryl Hannah
[ Bills Character Just Pay Play Sometimes Story Tell Want]
I'm terrible at story and structure, but I'm not so bad at writing dialogue. Steve Buscemi
[ Bad Dialogue Story Structure Terrible Writing]
It's like tabloid news programs that talk about how horrible something is, while at the same time they're glorifying it as their top story. Daisy Berkowitz
[ Glorifying Horrible How News Programs Same Something Story Tabloid Talk Their Time Top While]
I can't write my life story without Emmitt and Troy. They can't write their life stories without me. We're tied together forever. This is a day to remember for the rest of our lives. Michael Irvin
[ Day Emmitt Forever Life Lives Our Remember Rest Stories Story Their Tied Together Troy Without Write]
Very few cities in the NHL have the history or the following of the Detroit Red Wings. Steve Yzerman
[ Cities Detroit Few Following History Nhl Red Very Wings]
There was a strange atmosphere on the set because we were filming in this large house, which was used for troubled children. You'd go in and find walls had been burnt down. The building was charged with this history and it stayed with us throughout the filming. Beatrice Dalle
[ Atmosphere Because Been Building Burnt Charged Children Down Filming Find Go Had History House Large Set Stayed Strange Throughout Troubled Us Used Walls Were Which]
Developments in information technology and globalised media mean that the most powerful military in the history of the world can lose a war, not on the battlefield of dust and blood, but on the battlefield of world opinion. Timothy Garton Ash
[ Battlefield Blood Developments Dust History Information Lose Mean Media Military Most Opinion Powerful Technology War World]
The second song is called 'Easy As Life,' which really describes the complete conflict of the whole story, her struggle of being in love with the enemy and also being in love with her people. Deborah Cox
[ Also Being Called Complete Conflict Describes Easy Enemy Her Life Love Really Second Song Story Struggle Which Whole]
They do the soaps differently in Mexico. You just have to know the storyline and not memorize the lines. There would be someone feeding you lines while you were performing. Erik Estrada
[ Differently Feeding Just Know Lines Memorize Mexico Performing Soaps Someone Storyline Were While Would]
I praise CBS for taking a risk, which is always the price you pay for opportunity. This is not standard movie of the week storytelling. I think movies of the week have fallen into a niche and that isn't my niche. Tom Selleck
[ Always Cbs Fallen Into Movie Movies Niche Opportunity Pay Praise Price Risk Standard Storytelling Taking Think Week Which]
My early education was in the public school system of Omaha, where, retrospectively, I realize that my high school training served me in good stead for the basic subjects of mathematics, English, foreign languages and history. Lawrence R. Klein
[ Basic Early Education English Foreign Good High History Languages Mathematics Omaha Public Realize School Served Stead Subjects System Training Where]
I got more mail than anybody on the history of The Today Show, but half of it was to get me off the air. Willard Scott
[ Air Anybody Get Got Half History Mail More Off Show Than Today]
What is public history but a register of the successes and disappointments, the vices, the follies and the quarrels of those who engage in contention for power. William S. Paley
[ Contention Disappointments Engage Follies History Power Public Quarrels Register Successes Those Vices]
My only requirement for that first story was that there had to be a fight or an explosion on every page. Naturally, no one wanted to publish it, but I liked the character, did a few stories to keep my hand in. Phil Foglio
[ Character Did Every Explosion Few Fight First Had Hand Keep Liked Naturally Only Page Publish Requirement Stories Story Wanted]
Too often a story is examined through biased eyes, without a sensitivity for everyone who forged it. It's seen from the point of view of the great white savior, and rarely is the perspective of the slave a part. Jeffrey Wright
[ Biased Everyone Examined Eyes Forged Great Often Part Perspective Point Rarely Savior Seen Sensitivity Slave Story Through Too View White Without]
Do I regret taking the company public? Yes and no. Yes, because it put us under enormous pressure for a young company to go public at that point in its history, something you never could have done in the old days. David Talbot
[ Because Company Could Days Done Enormous Go History Never Old Point Pressure Public Put Regret Something Taking Under Us Yes Young]
History is more interesting than politics. Lennart Meri
[ History Interesting More Politics Than]
I don't view myself as a political leftie. I view myself as a storyteller who is fair to both sides. Tim Robbins
[ Both Fair Myself Political Sides Storyteller View]
Who ran to help me when I fell, And would some pretty story tell, Or kiss the place to make it well? My mother. Jane Taylor
[ Fell Help Kiss Make Mother Place Pretty Ran Some Story Tell Well Would]
Reading a book is like re-writing it for yourself. You bring to a novel, anything you read, all your experience of the world. You bring your history and you read it in your own terms. Angela Carter
[ Anything Book Bring Experience History Novel Own Re-Writing Read Reading Terms World Your Yourself]
The story follows the whole family. But pretty much all the characters who are in jail have written a book about it, so you've got their perspective of it, however skewed they want you to see it. Marguerite Moreau
[ Book Characters Family Follows Got However Jail Much Perspective Pretty See Skewed Story Their Want Whole Written]
World history is a court of judgment. Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
[ Court History Judgment World]
We Americans entered a new phase in our history - the era of integration - in 1954. Constance Baker Motley
[ Americans Entered Era History Integration New Our Phase]
Hardly a name in profane history is more august than his. Hardly another character in the world's record has made so little of its opportunities. His discovery was a blunder; his blunder was a new world; the New World is his monument. Justin Winsor
[ Another August Blunder Character Discovery Hardly His History Little Made Monument More Name New Opportunities Profane Record Than World]
The king died and then the queen died is a story. The king died, and then queen died of grief is a plot. E. M. Forster
[ Died Grief King Plot Queen Story Then]
Government has never increased the standard of living of one single human being in civilization's history. For some reason that simple truth has evaded everybody. Steve Wynn
[ Being Civilization Everybody Government History Human Increased Living Never Reason Simple Single Some Standard Truth]
It is gorgeously shot, and Andrew believes that the old school way of making films in the best way. Meaning: you have a story, and you stick to the story. You don't change and alter the story because of people who've invested in it and what to put product in a shot. Michael Berryman
[ Alter Andrew Because Believes Best Change Films Invested Making Meaning Old Product Put School Shot Stick Story Way]
A storyteller is basically what actors and writers are. Bruce Boxleitner
[ Actors Basically Storyteller Writers]
I wanted to rock back and forth between myth and distant futures, yesterday, today, and tomorrow. It felt a bit like prophecy and a bit like storytelling. George Murray
[ Back Between Bit Distant Felt Forth Futures Myth Prophecy Rock Storytelling Today Tomorrow Wanted Yesterday]
The president led us into the Iraq war on the basis of unproven assertions without evidence; he embraced a radical doctrine of pre-emptive war unprecedented in our history; and he failed to build a true international coalition. Nancy Pelosi
[ Assertions Basis Build Coalition Doctrine Embraced Evidence Failed History International Into Iraq Led Our Pre-Emptive President Radical True Unprecedented Us War Without]
When I began to think about the head of the family, the storyteller, the rise of television which became the new storyteller, the break-up of the American family as an idea and then Avalon came. Barry Levinson
[ American Became Began Came Family Head Idea New Rise Storyteller Television Then Think Which]
The path towards a free society has not been simple. There are tragic and glorious pages in our history. Vladimir Putin
[ Been Free Glorious History Our Pages Path Simple Society Towards Tragic]
Men have had every advantage of us in telling their own story. Education has been theirs in so much higher a degree; the pen has been in their hands. I will not allow books to prove anything. Jane Austen
[ Advantage Allow Anything Been Books Degree Education Every Had Hands Higher Men Much Own Pen Prove Story Telling Their Theirs Us Will]
Two years ago I hadn't even thought of the Woman in White, and I was doing a television show and I said I hadn't found a story and the next day somebody rang me and said have you ever thought of the Woman in White. Andrew Lloyd Webber
[ Ago Day Doing Even Ever Found Hadn Next Rang Said Show Somebody Story Television Thought Two White Woman Years]
History proves abundantly that pure science, undertaken without regard to applications to human needs, is usually ultimately of direct benefit to mankind. Irving Langmuir
[ Abundantly Applications Benefit Direct History Human Mankind Needs Proves Pure Regard Science Ultimately Undertaken Usually Without]
The history of man is the history of crimes, and history can repeat. So information is a defence. Through this we can build, we must build, a defence against repetition. Simon Wiesenthal
[ Against Build Crimes Defence History Information Man Must Repeat Repetition Through]
If I'm successful in fooling a wire service, I don't really have to do anything else to promote the story. Joey Skaggs
[ Anything Else Fooling Promote Really Service Story Successful Wire]
No, she did not have a history of twins, and we had discussed all of this before she got pregnant. What if all three, what if two eggs, what if one - you discuss every scenario. Cheryl Tiegs
[ Before Did Discuss Discussed Eggs Every Got Had History Pregnant Scenario She Three Twins Two]
Look, three love affairs in history, are Abelard and Eloise, Romeo and Juliet and the American media and this President at the moment. But this doesn't matter over time. Reality will impinge. If his programs work, he's fine. If it doesn't work, all of the adulation of journalists in the world won't matter. George Will
[ Adulation Affairs American Fine His History Journalists Juliet Look Love Matter Media Moment Over President Programs Reality Romeo Three Time Will Won Work World]
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women. Elizabeth II
[ Average Course Due Heart History Long Men Nation Run Soundness Upward Women]
Look at the darkest hit musicals - Cabaret, West Side Story, Carousel - they are exuberant experiences. They send you out of the theater filled with music. John Lithgow
[ Cabaret Carousel Darkest Experiences Exuberant Filled Hit Look Music Musicals Out Send Side Story Theater West]
The vehemence with which certain critics have chosen not simply to criticize what I've written, but to challenge my writing this story at all, speaks of what the book is about: fear of disapproval. Joyce Maynard
[ Book Certain Challenge Chosen Criticize Critics Disapproval Fear Simply Speaks Story Vehemence Which Writing Written]
Man seems to insist on ignoring the lessons available from history. Norman Borlaug
[ Available History Ignoring Insist Lessons Man Seems]
Whenever one reads of the determination of the species, or opens a book on natural science and history, in whatever language, one inevitably comes across the name of Linne. Johannes Vilhelm Jensen
[ Across Book Comes Determination History Inevitably Language Name Natural Opens Reads Science Species Whatever Whenever]
Marriage is a core institution of societies throughout the world and throughout history. It's something that has provided permanence and stability for our very social structure. David Vitter
[ Core History Institution Marriage Our Permanence Provided Social Societies Something Stability Structure Throughout Very World]
They try to say this era was a tainted era. But so many great players played in the last 15 to 20 years. This is going to be the best era in the history of the game in my opinion. Rafael Palmeiro
[ Best Era Game Going Great History Last Many Opinion Played Players Say Tainted Try Years]
Skepticism has never founded empires, established principals, or changed the world's heart. The great doers in history have always been people of faith. Edwin Hubbel Chapin
[ Always Been Changed Doers Empires Established Faith Founded Great Heart History Never Principals Skepticism World]
France is delighted at this new opportunity to show the world that when one has the will one can succeed in joining peoples who have been brought close by history. Francois Mitterrand History
[ Been Brought Close Delighted France History Joining New Opportunity Peoples Show Succeed Will World]
History books that contain no lies are extremely dull. Anatole France
[ Books Contain Dull Extremely History Lies]
Especially with a comedy, you've got the clear cut goal of trying to make a scene funny. It's not like drama where you're trying to achieve some kind of emotion or trying to further the story along. You're trying to figure out what's the funniest way to do something. Luke Wilson
[ Achieve Along Clear Comedy Cut Drama Emotion Especially Figure Funniest Funny Further Goal Got Kind Make Out Scene Some Something Story Trying Way Where]
I'm not going to say that every record I've put out was the greatest record in history, but I'd stand by even the bad ones. Don't make excuses, make hits. Pete Waterman
[ Bad Even Every Excuses Going Greatest History Hits Make Ones Out Put Record Say Stand]
That MySpace is the story of the year. Everyone but my mother is on it. Dane Cook
[ Everyone Mother Story Year]
My first instinct was to cast as close to the short story as possible, but then I realized that I needed actors who could go for it and that they had to function well as a couple in a love story. Ang Lee
[ Actors Cast Close Could Couple First Function Go Had Instinct Love Needed Possible Realized Short Story Then Well]
All great people glorify their history and look back upon their early attainments with a spiritualized vision. Kelly Millar
[ Back Early Glorify Great History Look Spiritualized Their Upon Vision]
If the September 11 terror attack is supposed to constitute a caesura in world history, it must be able to stand comparison to other events of world historical impact. Jurgen Habermas
[ Able Attack Comparison Constitute Events Historical History Impact Must Other September Stand Supposed Terror World]
Stereotypes involving Christian identity, Christian persecution is so far back in history now that no one fears it being revived, unless you live in China, I guess. Gregg Easterbrook
[ Back Being China Christian Far Fears Guess History Identity Involving Live Now Persecution Revived Stereotypes Unless]
Artists should always think of themselves as cosmic instruments for storytelling. Ted Lange
[ Always Artists Cosmic Instruments Should Storytelling Themselves Think]
The time is coming when the pressure of population on the means of subsistence will be felt here as it is now felt in Europe and Asia. Then will the world enter upon a new stage of its history - the final competition of races, for which the Anglo-Saxon is being schooled. Josiah Strong
[ Anglo-Saxon Asia Being Coming Competition Enter Europe Felt Final Here History Means New Now Population Pressure Races Schooled Stage Subsistence Then Time Upon Which Will World]
All sorrows can be borne if you put them into a story or tell a story about them. Isak Dinesen
[ Borne Into Put Sorrows Story Tell Them]
And thus goes segregation which is the most far-reaching development in the history of the Negro since the enslavement of the race. Carter G. Woodson
[ Development Enslavement Far-Reaching Goes History Most Negro Race Segregation Since Thus Which]
The whole schizophrenia angle interested me. When I first started working on it, I thought I would play up that angle more than I ended up doing. The religious aspect of the story was also a draw. Chester Brown
[ Also Angle Aspect Doing Draw Ended First Interested More Play Religious Schizophrenia Started Story Than Thought Up Whole Working Would]
I learned more from my mother than from all the art historians and curators who have informed me about technical aspects of art history and art appreciation over the years. David Rockefeller
[ Appreciation Art Aspects Historians History Informed Learned More Mother Over Technical Than Years]
Through all of history mankind has ingested psychedelic substances. Those substances exist to put you in touch with spirits beyond yourself, with the creator, with the creative impulse of the planet. Ray Manzarek
[ Beyond Creative Creator Exist History Impulse Mankind Planet Psychedelic Put Spirits Substances Those Through Touch Yourself]
It had been startling and disappointing to me to find out that story books had been written by people, that books were not natural wonders, coming of themselves like grass. Eudora Welty
[ Been Books Coming Disappointing Find Grass Had Natural Out Startling Story Themselves Were Wonders Written]
History seems to be so clumsy. Robert Johnson
[ Clumsy History Seems]
I have always tended toward a lush prose style, but I take care to modulate it from story to story and to strip it down entirely when necessary. Jeff Vandermeer
[ Always Care Down Entirely Lush Necessary Prose Story Strip Style Take Tended Toward]
History does not always repeat itself. John W. Campbell
[ Always Does History Itself Repeat]
Once I've discovered the story, I might restructure it, maybe move things around, set up a clue that something is going to happen later, but that happens much later in an editorial capacity. Michael Ondaatje
[ Around Capacity Clue Discovered Editorial Going Happen Happens Later Maybe Might Move Much Once Restructure Set Something Story Things Up]
Now, there are some who would like to rewrite history - revisionist historians is what I like to call them. George W. Bush
[ Call Historians History Now Revisionist Rewrite Some Them Would]
A story should have a beginning, a middle, and an end... but not necessarily in that order. Jean-Luc Godard Movies
[ Beginning End Middle Necessarily Order Should Story]
Our ignorance of history causes us to slander our own times. Gustave Flaubert
[ Causes History Ignorance Our Own Slander Times Us]
Although Bill Finger literally typed the scripts in the early days, he wrote the scripts from ideas that we mutually collaborated on. Many of the unique concepts and story twists also came from my own fertile imagination. Bob Kane
[ Also Although Bill Came Collaborated Concepts Days Early Fertile Finger Ideas Imagination Literally Many Mutually Own Scripts Story Twists Typed Unique Wrote]
I always choose my projects for the script or what the director want to tell with that story. And if I like the story. Elena Anaya
[ Always Choose Director Projects Script Story Tell Want]
I found out a long time ago that if I didn't have a good story for a song, I could just make one up! Now it seems over half the stories in my show are made up. The funny thing is, those seem to be the ones that resonate the most with the audiences. Ronny Cox
[ Ago Audiences Could Found Funny Good Half Just Long Made Make Most Now Ones Out Over Resonate Seem Seems Show Song Stories Story Thing Those Time Up]
To pitch a perfect game wearing pinstripes at Yankee Stadium, it's unbelievable. Growing up a Yankee fan, to come out here and make history, it really is a dream come true. David Wells
[ Come Dream Fan Game Growing Here History Make Out Perfect Pinstripes Pitch Really Stadium True Unbelievable Up Wearing Yankee]
There were no strategic mistakes that could affect Russia's history and it further development. No, there were no such mistakes. Tactical errors were made in some less significant options, problems and so on. But, on the whole, Russia embarked on a correct path and it changed. Boris Yeltsin
[ Affect Changed Correct Could Development Embarked Errors Further History Less Made Mistakes Options Path Problems Russia Significant Some Strategic Such Tactical Were Whole]
I know there's some kind of history to mountain music-like it came from Ireland or England or Scotland and we kept up the tradition. Loretta Lynn
[ Came England History Ireland Kept Kind Know Mountain Scotland Some Tradition Up]
Comic books were just the means for me to tell the story. Michael Chabon
[ Books Comic Just Means Story Tell Were]
In the history of literature there are many great enduring works which were not published in the lifetimes of the authors. If the authors had not achieved self-affirmation while writing, how could they have continued to write? Gao Xingjian
[ Achieved Authors Continued Could Enduring Great Had History How Lifetimes Literature Many Published Were Which While Works Write Writing]
No matter how vital experience might be while you lived it, no sooner was it ended and dead than it became as lifeless as the piles of dry dust in a school history book. Ellen Glasgow
[ Became Book Dead Dry Dust Ended Experience History How Lifeless Lived Matter Might Piles School Sooner Than Vital While]
The benefit of this kind of outlining is that you discover a story's flaws before you invest a lot of time writing the first draft, and it's almost impossible to get stuck at a difficult chapter, because you've already done the work to push through those kinds of blocks. George Stephen
[ Almost Already Because Before Benefit Blocks Chapter Difficult Discover Done Draft First Flaws Get Impossible Invest Kind Kinds Lot Outlining Push Story Stuck Those Through Time Work Writing]
If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your story. Orson Welles
[ Course Depends Ending Happy Stop Story Want Where Your]
I am confident that, in the end, common sense and justice will prevail. I'm an optimist, brought up on the belief that if you wait to the end of the story, you get to see the good people live happily ever after. Cat Stevens
[ After Am Belief Brought Common Confident End Ever Get Good Happily Justice Live Optimist Prevail See Sense Story Up Wait Will]
Was the real Jesus of history one and the same as the Christ of faith whom we read about in the New Testament and worship in the church? Was Jesus really raised from the dead? Is he really the divine Lord of lords? John Clayton
[ Christ Church Dead Divine Faith History Jesus Lord Lords New Raised Read Real Really Same Testament Whom Worship]
The becoming of man is the history of the exhaustion of his possibilities. Susan Sontag
[ Becoming Exhaustion His History Man Possibilities]
Love is never defeated, and I could add, the history of Ireland proves it. Pope John Paul II
[ Add Could Defeated History Ireland Love Never Proves]
March 11, 2004, now occupies a place in the history of infamy. Jose Maria Aznar
[ History Infamy March Now Occupies Place]
We would like to live as we once lived, but history will not permit it. John F. Kennedy History
[ History Live Lived Once Permit Will Would]
Outside the kingdom of the Lord there is no nation which is greater than any other. God and history will remember your judgment. Haile Selassie
[ Any God Greater History Judgment Kingdom Lord Nation Other Outside Remember Than Which Will Your]
I figured somebody wrote a story who had a typewriter and I thought that movies were made by the cowboys and that they just said, 'Okay, you fall off the horse this time.' John Sayles
[ Cowboys Fall Figured Had Horse Just Made Movies Off Okay Said Somebody Story Thought Time Typewriter Were Wrote]
All of journalism is a shrinking art. So much of it is hype. The O.J. Simpson story is a landmark in the decline of journalism. Dick Schaap
[ Art Decline Hype Journalism Landmark Much Shrinking Simpson Story]
Christians should be ready for a change because Jesus was the greatest changer in history. Ralph Abernathy
[ Because Change Christians Greatest History Jesus Ready Should]
I never told a victim story about my imprisonment. Instead, I told a transformation story - about how prison changed my outlook, about how I saw that communication, truth, and trust are at the heart of power. Fernando Flores
[ Changed Communication Heart How Imprisonment Instead Never Outlook Power Prison Saw Story Told Transformation Trust Truth Victim]
I want to have the fun of doing anime and I love anime, but I can't do storyboards because I can't really draw and that's what they live and die on. Quentin Tarantino
[ Anime Because Die Doing Draw Fun Live Love Really Want]
Whatever story you want to tell, tell it at the right size. Richard Linklater
[ Right Size Story Tell Want Whatever]
It's rare that you cut out something that is really good. You screen all of it, and when the audience doesn't respond, you cut out whatever is holding the story down. Keenen Ivory Wayans
[ Audience Cut Down Good Holding Out Rare Really Respond Screen Something Story Whatever]
History is malleable. A new cache of diaries can shed new light, and archeological evidence can challenge our popular assumptions. Ken Burns
[ Archeological Assumptions Challenge Diaries Evidence History Light Malleable New Our Popular Shed]
The library is the temple of learning, and learning has liberated more people than all the wars in history. Carl T. Rowan
[ History Learning Liberated Library More Temple Than Wars]
People are trapped in history and history is trapped in them. James A. Baldwin History
[ History Them Trapped]
History is like a constantly changing tree. David Irving
[ Changing Constantly History Tree]
All religions have periods in their history which are looked back to with retrospective fear and trembling as eras of persecution, and each religion has its own book of martyrs. Richard Le Gallienne
[ Back Book Each Eras Fear History Looked Martyrs Own Periods Persecution Religion Religions Retrospective Their Trembling Which]
History is a pack of lies about events that never happened told by people who weren't there. George Santayana History
[ Events Happened History Lies Never Pack Told Weren]
The story as told in The Odyssey doesn't hold water. There are too many inconsistencies. Margaret Atwood
[ Hold Inconsistencies Many Odyssey Story Told Too Water]
Some people are probably scratching their heads and saying, How did that happen? That's because some of the media didn't give the public the full story. Tito Jackson
[ Because Did Full Give Happen Heads How Media Probably Public Saying Scratching Some Story Their]
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]
If our history can challenge the next wave of musicians to keep moving and changing, to keep spiritually hungry and horny, that's what it's all about. Carlos Santana
[ Challenge Changing History Horny Hungry Keep Moving Musicians Next Our Spiritually Wave]
To me this movie is about what is valuable. To one person it might be a stone; to someone else, a story in a magazine; to another, it is a child. The juxtaposition of one man obsessed with finding a valuable diamond with another man risking his life to find his son is the beating heart of this film. Edward Zwick
[ Another Beating Child Diamond Else Film Find Finding Heart His Juxtaposition Life Magazine Man Might Movie Obsessed Person Risking Someone Son Stone Story Valuable]
A lot of them want to come and play for Manchester United. They want to play because Alex has a record of giving youth a chance and we have the history and heritage of Manchester United. David Gill
[ Alex Because Chance Come Giving Heritage History Lot Manchester Play Record Them United Want Youth]
So I'll write it, and then I'll find out that I actually wrote something that is utterly useless. You can't use it in the story and it doesn't fit. So I just throw it away. I've done that countless times. Jack Vance
[ Actually Away Countless Done Find Fit Just Out Something Story Then Throw Times Use Useless Utterly Write Wrote]
Sometimes I get the start of a story from a memory, an anecdote, but that gets lost and is usually unrecognizable in the final story. Alice Munro
[ Anecdote Final Get Gets Lost Memory Sometimes Start Story Usually]
In The Name of the King is the right title. To be honest, I don't know who had the final idea for the title but I liked it and it has a strong connection to the movie's story. Uwe Boll
[ Connection Final Had Honest Idea King Know Liked Movie Name Right Story Strong Title]
I wanted to connect a modern story with a myth that I had read. Wally Lamb
[ Connect Had Modern Myth Read Story Wanted]
When you have an idea for a story, you want those characters to reach as many people as you can. I think you normally think of prose as a way of doing that. It fits our time, the culture. Robert Morgan
[ Characters Culture Doing Fits Idea Many Normally Our Prose Reach Story Think Those Time Want Way]
I wanted to tell my story in a way I haven't done before, things I've been going through in my life. Bubba Sparxxx
[ Been Before Done Going Haven Life Story Tell Things Through Wanted Way]
I think the last one would have to be The Godfather because it was such a powerful story. There was lots of violence in it but I could take it because I thought there was a reality to it. It wasn't gratuitous, it was just these guys' story. Bobby Farrelly
[ Because Could Godfather Gratuitous Guys Just Last Lots Powerful Reality Story Such Take These Think Thought Violence Would]
At the unveiling at the White House of the presidential portrait, President Bush pointed out that Hillary Clinton was the first sitting Senator in history to have her portrait hanging in the White House. Eleanor Clift
[ Bush Clinton First Hanging Her Hillary History House Out Pointed Portrait President Presidential Senator Sitting White]
Having had that experience... I think, what modern culture wants to see is the relationship with the woman. I don't think you can tell a story on film nowadays where the woman simply is there for the man when he decides to settle down. Tom Selleck
[ Culture Decides Down Experience Film Had Having Man Modern Nowadays Relationship See Settle Simply Story Tell Think Wants Where Woman]
Dorothy is the only woman in history who has had her menopause in public and made it pay. Alice Roosevelt Longworth
[ Dorothy Had Her History Made Menopause Only Pay Public Woman]
I'm playing dark history. It's beyond black. I'm dealing with the dark things of the cosmos. Sun Ra
[ Beyond Black Cosmos Dark Dealing History Playing Things]
One of the lessons of history is that nothing is often a good thing to do and always a clever thing to say. Will Durant
[ Always Clever Good History Lessons Nothing Often Say Thing]
I am a fan of history. Tom T. Hall
[ Am Fan History]
It was definitely a part of our life. I mean, my mom had both her brothers and her fiancee in Vietnam at the same time, so it wasn't just my dad's story, it was my mom's story too. And we definitely grew up listening to the stories. Vanessa Kerry War
[ Both Brothers Dad Definitely Fiancee Grew Had Her Just Life Listening Mean Mom Our Part Same Stories Story Time Too Up Vietnam]
Christianity, democracy, science, education, wealth, and the cumulative inheritance of a thousand years, have not preserved us from the vain repetition of history. Ralph A. Cram
[ Christianity Cumulative Democracy Education History Inheritance Preserved Repetition Science Thousand Us Vain Wealth Years]
I made the film to bring the story of Islam, the story of 700 million of people, to the West. Moustapha Akkad
[ Bring Film Islam Made Million Story West]
But I like to listen to demos. I like to hear the finished product. It's like listening to a song - I mean, a story. If you're going to sit here and tell me a story, I just like to listen. I don't want to make them up. Reba McEntire
[ Demos Finished Going Hear Here Just Listen Listening Make Mean Product Sit Song Story Tell Them Up Want]
The German national character is a favorite subject of character experts, probably because the less mature a nation, the more she is an object of criticism and not of history. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
[ Because Character Criticism Experts Favorite German History Less Mature More Nation National Object Probably She Subject]
No, it's not a very good story - its author was too busy listening to other voices to listen as closely as he should have to the one coming from inside. Stephen King
[ Author Busy Closely Coming Good Inside Listen Listening Other Should Story Too Very Voices]
The secret of a successful newspaper is to take one story each day and bang the hell out of it. Give the public what it wants to have and part of what it ought to have whether it wants it or not. Herbert Bayard Swope
[ Bang Day Each Give Hell Newspaper Ought Out Part Public Secret Story Successful Take Wants Whether]
Each age tries to form its own conception of the past. Each age writes the history of the past anew with reference to the conditions uppermost in its own time. Frederick Jackson Turner
[ Age Anew Conception Conditions Each Form History Own Past Reference Time Tries Writes]
Great men are usually the products of their times and one of the men developed by these times takes rank with the greatest railroad leaders in history. John Moody
[ Developed Great Greatest History Leaders Men Products Railroad Rank Takes Their These Times Usually]
Every great crisis of human history is a pass of Thermopylae, and there is always a Leonidas and his three hundred to die in it, if they can not conquer. George William Curtis
[ Always Conquer Crisis Die Every Great His History Human Hundred Pass Three]
I'd always thought that if Python was going to go on at all, it'd be nice to get into storylines. Terry Jones
[ Always Get Go Going Into Nice Python Storylines Thought]
The Cold War in Africa is one of the darkest, most disgraceful pages in contemporary history, and everybody ought to be ashamed. Ryszard Kapuscinski
[ Africa Ashamed Cold Contemporary Darkest Disgraceful Everybody History Most Ought Pages War]
Write the kind of story you would like to read. People will give you all sorts of advice about writing, but if you are not writing something you like, no one else will like it either. Meg Cabot
[ Advice Either Else Give Kind Read Something Sorts Story Will Would Write Writing]
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you. Ernest Hemingway
[ Continued Death End Enough Far Keep Madame Stories Teller Would]
Roger King is, without a doubt, the greatest salesman in the history of anything. And I don't ever limit him just to television. He could sell you anything. Merv Griffin
[ Anything Could Doubt Ever Greatest Him History Just King Limit Roger Salesman Sell Television Without]
World War II had been such a tremendous success story for this country that the political and military leadership began to assume that they would prevail simply because of who they were. We were like the British at the turn of the 19th century. Neil Sheehan
[ Assume Because Been Began British Century Country Had Ii Leadership Military Political Prevail Simply Story Success Such Tremendous Turn War Were World Would]
Tom Cruise's attorney said he is going to sue anyone who claims he is gay. In a related story, Ricky Martin's attorney has been hospitalized for exhaustion. Conan O'Brien
[ Anyone Attorney Been Claims Cruise Exhaustion Gay Going Martin Related Ricky Said Story Sue Tom]
Burleigh, absolutely; and a lot about Elizabeth. I mean I found when I play Henry V a lot of connections with the hidden history of the connection between Francis Bacon and Elizabeth. Mark Rylance
[ Absolutely Bacon Between Connection Connections Elizabeth Found Francis Henry Hidden History Lot Mean Play]
Billy Wilder is really is a heavy influence on Bound. We felt that film noir was a genre where you could create a really contained story. We wanted to be on a set as much as we could to get the kind of style level we were looking for. Larry Wachowski
[ Billy Bound Contained Could Create Felt Film Genre Get Heavy Influence Kind Level Looking Much Noir Really Set Story Style Wanted Were Where Wilder]
When has there ever been a government in German history that came to the people and revealed its detailed plans for the coming years? That could not happen before, since German governments planned war and conquest. Walter Ulbricht
[ Been Before Came Coming Conquest Could Detailed Ever German Government Governments Happen History Planned Plans Revealed Since War Years]
At MTV, although the audience is smaller, I found it more interesting to deliver news to a specific group of people, because my story then did not have to try to be all things to all people. Tabitha Soren
[ Although Audience Because Deliver Did Found Group Interesting More Mtv News Smaller Specific Story Then Things Try]
Music history has flowed under the bridges for many years. Gavin Bryars
[ Bridges Flowed History Many Music Under Years]
It wasn't simply that Clinton created the greatest prosperity in the country's history. Or that we created 22 million new jobs, more than ever before. Under Clinton, poverty was reduced 25%. Sidney Blumenthal
[ Before Clinton Country Created Ever Greatest History Jobs Million More New Poverty Prosperity Reduced Simply Than Under]
I'm an assistant storyteller. It's like being a waiter or a gas-station attendant, but I'm waiting on six million people a week, if I'm lucky. Jane Fonda
[ Assistant Attendant Being Lucky Million Six Storyteller Waiter Waiting Week]
At the first general meeting of this Corporation in 1820, his Lordship presided; a circumstance, which may well be considered an era in the history of the Church of Upper Canada. John Strachan
[ Canada Church Circumstance Considered Corporation Era First General His History Lordship May Meeting Presided Upper Well Which]
I think politics can no longer be assigned to parliamentary activity and it probably never could be. But politics with a small p and the history of trade union movement really interests me. Saffron Burrows
[ Activity Assigned Could History Interests Longer Movement Never Parliamentary Politics Probably Really Small Think Trade Union]
The story of my life is about back entrances, side doors, secret elevators and other ways of getting in and out of places so that people won't bother me. Greta Garbo
[ Back Bother Doors Elevators Entrances Getting Life Other Out Places Secret Side Story Ways Won]
Well, the whole story is in the book, but the short answer is that I was the first information architect in an organization that was traditionally design-oriented, and I felt I needed a tool to help me gain the trust and support of my colleagues. Jesse James Garrett
[ Answer Architect Book Colleagues Felt First Gain Help Information Needed Organization Short Story Support Tool Traditionally Trust Well Whole]
One of the best known, and one of the least intelligible, facts of literary history is the lateness, in Western European Literature at any rate, of prose fiction, and the comparative absence, in the two great classical languages, of what we call by that name. George Saintsbury
[ Absence Any Best Call Classical Comparative European Facts Fiction Great History Intelligible Known Languages Least Literary Literature Name Prose Rate Two Western]
I saw no African people in the printed and illustrated Sunday school lessons. I began to suspect at this early age that someone had distorted the image of my people. My long search for the true history of African people the world over began. John Henrik Clarke
[ African Age Began Distorted Early Had History Illustrated Image Lessons Long Over Printed Saw School Search Someone Sunday Suspect True World]
Marxism conceives of the new system of socialism as the necessary outcome of all previous history made possible and necessary only by that previous history. Earl Browder
[ Conceives History Made Marxism Necessary New Only Outcome Possible Previous Socialism System]
The work itself has a complete circle of meaning and counterpoint. And without your involvement as a viewer, there is no story. Anish Kapoor
[ Circle Complete Counterpoint Involvement Itself Meaning Story Viewer Without Work Your]
I am privileged to be a citizen of the single greatest society in all of human history. Marco Rubio
[ Am Citizen Greatest History Human Privileged Single Society]
The history of Wall Street is inseparable from New York. Ron Chernow
[ History Inseparable New Street Wall York]
A lot of people have this strategy where if they have a hard question they wait to ask it to the end of the interview because they think the person is going to walk out. But what they have to realize is, is that if the person walks out, they have a pretty successful story. Chuck Klosterman
[ Ask Because End Going Hard Interview Lot Out Person Pretty Question Realize Story Strategy Successful Think Wait Walk Walks Where]
I love graphic design. I love working with design, and I love storytelling, so I've been working on a children's book for a while, and I'd like to see that through. Colleen Haskell
[ Been Book Children Design Graphic Love See Storytelling Through While Working]
We have become aware of the responsibility for our attitude towards the dark pages in our history. We have understood that bad service is done to the nation by those who are impelling to renounce that past. Aleksander Kwasniewski
[ Attitude Aware Bad Become Dark Done History Nation Our Pages Past Renounce Responsibility Service Those Towards Understood]
If we got into a situation where people start burning our records, then bring it on. That's the whole point. The gloaming has begun. We're in the darkness. This has happened before. Go read some history. Thom Yorke
[ Before Begun Bring Burning Darkness Go Got Happened History Into Our Point Read Records Situation Some Start Then Where Whole]
I can work in films as long as the story doesn't have a realistic nature. If I'm working with an allegory, a fantasy, it can be developed in synthetic terms. Manuel Puig
[ Allegory Developed Fantasy Films Long Nature Realistic Story Synthetic Terms Work Working]
I like to watch many things, especially strange films and something recent, not just the story. Dario Argento
[ Especially Films Just Many Recent Something Story Strange Things Watch]
Once you've invested hundreds of hours in creating a coherent universe, your story's grown to around a half-million words and can't be written as anything less than a trilogy. Lynn Abbey
[ Anything Around Coherent Creating Grown Hours Hundreds Invested Less Once Story Than Trilogy Universe Words Written Your]
Rome - the city of visible history, where the past of a whole hemisphere seems moving in funeral procession with strange ancestral images and trophies gathered from afar. George Eliot
[ Afar Ancestral City Funeral Gathered Hemisphere History Images Moving Past Procession Rome Seems Strange Trophies Visible Where Whole]
I also wanted to do something that I hadn't really seen in almost any black novels, which was a complex love story in which both people were extremely intelligent and talented and understood a lot of things and were still at odds getting it together. Stanley Crouch
[ Almost Also Any Black Both Complex Extremely Getting Hadn Intelligent Lot Love Novels Odds Really Seen Something Still Story Talented Things Together Understood Wanted Were Which]
If you read history you will find that the Christians who did most for the present world were precisely those who thought most of the next. It is since Christians have largely ceased to think of the other world that they have become so ineffective in this. C. S. Lewis
[ Become Ceased Christians Did Find History Ineffective Largely Most Next Other Precisely Present Read Since Think Those Thought Were Will World]
The fact that the movement was carried on by women who, for the most part, had no money of their own and were totally inexperienced in organization, and that they won their fight in about two generations, makes a story often dramatic and always worth preserving. Florence E. Allen
[ Always Carried Dramatic Fact Fight Generations Had Inexperienced Makes Money Most Movement Often Organization Own Part Preserving Story Their Totally Two Were Women Won Worth]
A great book provides escapism for me. The artistry and the creativity in a story are better than any drugs. Wentworth Miller
[ Any Artistry Better Book Creativity Escapism Great Provides Story Than]
The first day was memorable for me. I walked into this studio with these giant eyes, slowly met everybody and got to see the story boards and sketches of our characters. I got the see the sets and was just amazed that all this was to be something we all were going to be part of for almost a year. Kyle Schmid
[ Almost Amazed Boards Characters Day Everybody Eyes First Giant Going Got Into Just Memorable Met Our Part See Sets Sketches Slowly Something Story Studio These Walked Were Year]
Film-makers must decide what story to tell and how to tell it. Jack Valenti
[ Decide Film-Makers How Must Story Tell]
It is a political thriller. It's very action packed and it's very exciting, but at the same time it's a very big soulful love story about longing and loss. They're not separate, they're completely dependent on one another. Rachel Weisz
[ Action Another Big Completely Dependent Exciting Longing Loss Love Packed Political Same Separate Soulful Story Thriller Time Very]
History teaches that war begins when governments believe the price of aggression is cheap. Ronald Reagan
[ Aggression Begins Believe Cheap Governments History Price Teaches War]
The greatest felony in the news business today is to be behind, or to miss a big story. So speed and quantity substitute for thoroughness and quality, for accuracy and context. Carl Bernstein
[ Accuracy Behind Big Business Context Felony Greatest Miss News Quality Quantity Speed Story Substitute Thoroughness Today]
The history of the white man in India really jumped up and bit me in the neck. Roland Joffe
[ Bit History India Jumped Man Neck Really Up White]
If you think you have it tough, read history books. Bill Maher
[ Books History Read Think Tough]
New York in a way functions as another character within the story, as it does within most of Woody Allen's stories. Radha Mitchell
[ Allen Another Character Does Functions Most New Stories Story Way Within Woody York]
Through educational programming, Jewish American History Month will help raise the awareness of a people, their history and contributions. It will help combat anti-Semitism, a phenomenon that is on the rise and that unfortunately still exists in our Nation. Jan Schakowsky
[ American Anti-Semitism Awareness Combat Contributions Educational Exists Help History Jewish Month Nation Our Phenomenon Programming Raise Rise Still Their Through Unfortunately Will]
I vividly remember the stories my grandfather told me about the carnage of the First World War, which people tend to forget was one of the worst massacres in human history. Antonio Tabucchi
[ Carnage First Forget Grandfather History Human Massacres Remember Stories Tend Told Vividly War Which World Worst]
Whole generations have forgotten history. Pierre Salinger
[ Forgotten Generations History Whole]
I'm not constrained by being a genre writer. Any story I can imagine, I can cast as a fantasy novel and probably get it published. Lynn Abbey
[ Any Being Cast Constrained Fantasy Genre Get Imagine Novel Probably Published Story Writer]
Most American Jews came from the lower middle classes, and therefore they brought with them not a lot of Jewish culture. The American Jewish story starts with Ellis Island, and the candy store in the Bronx. Arthur Hertzberg
[ American Bronx Brought Came Candy Classes Culture Ellis Island Jewish Jews Lot Lower Middle Most Starts Store Story Them Therefore]
It's necessary to track characters all the way through an opera. If you're dealing with more than one or two characters, it's very easy to forget that the others have lives of their own that feed into the story. Carlisle Floyd
[ Characters Dealing Easy Feed Forget Into Lives More Necessary Opera Others Own Story Than Their Through Track Two Very Way]
I describe my plots as follows; A character is walking down the street when all of a sudden a piano falls on them. They spend the rest of the story digging out from under that piano. How they dig, how long and how well, this all depends entirely on the character. Sarah Zettel
[ Character Depends Describe Dig Digging Down Entirely Falls Follows How Long Out Piano Plots Rest Spend Story Street Sudden Them Under Walking Well]
In the long history of the world, only a few generations have been granted the role of defending freedom in its hour of maximum danger. I do not shrink from this responsibility - I welcome it. John F. Kennedy
[ Been Danger Defending Few Freedom Generations Granted History Hour Long Maximum Only Responsibility Role Shrink Welcome World]
I think that show will go down in history... people will scratch their heads and say 'How did this ever get on the air?' I mean, they finally have a planet that's populated with a black race and then they present them as savage warriors, and the men want the white girl! Denise Crosby
[ Air Black Did Down Ever Finally Get Girl Go Heads History How Mean Men Planet Populated Present Race Savage Say Scratch Show Their Them Then Think Want Warriors White Will]
I should add that it is open to debate whether what we call the writing of history these days is truly scientific. Lion Feuchtwanger
[ Add Call Days Debate History Open Scientific Should These Truly Whether Writing]
Originally the film opened with Ryan in the doctor's office, being told his wife is dying. Then we see him walking the streets, and the story is told in flashback. Arthur Hiller
[ Being Doctor Dying Film Him His Office Opened Originally Ryan See Story Streets Then Told Walking Wife]
We have actually experienced in recent months a dramatic demonstration of an unprecedented intelligence failure, perhaps the most significant intelligence failure in the history of the United States. Zbigniew Brzezinski
[ Actually Demonstration Dramatic Experienced Failure History Intelligence Months Most Perhaps Recent Significant States United Unprecedented]
People have forgotten how to tell a story. Stories don't have a middle or an end any more. They usually have a beginning that never stops beginning. Steven Spielberg
[ Any Beginning End Forgotten How Middle More Never Stops Stories Story Tell Usually]
I have a bad tendency to get rapidly bored with my own material, so rewriting is hard for me. I mean, I already know the story and would rather read something new. Alan Dean Foster
[ Already Bad Bored Get Hard Know Material Mean New Own Rapidly Rather Read Rewriting Something Story Tendency Would]
There's no environment. Use your imagination. There's no fourth wall, whether it's the first time you've told this story about her life, or the sixth time. Jill Clayburgh
[ Environment First Fourth Her Imagination Life Sixth Story Time Told Use Wall Whether Your]
History shows that the majority of people that have done anything great have passed their youth in seclusion. Thomas Carlyle
[ Anything Done Great History Majority Passed Seclusion Shows Their Youth]
The story was such that I couldn't make a graceful ending and then make a graceful new beginning. I could have, but I didn't want to. So, it isn't the most graceful way of writing a story. This new story is, I think, is pretty good stuff. I'm pleased with it anyway. Jack Vance
[ Anyway Beginning Could Ending Good Graceful Make Most New Pleased Pretty Story Stuff Such Then Think Want Way Writing]
History is the science of things which are not repeated. Paul Valery
[ History Repeated Science Things Which]
The Establishment center... has led us into the stupidest and cruelest war in all history. That war is a moral and political disaster - a terrible cancer eating away at the soul of our nation. George McGovern War
[ Away Cancer Center Cruelest Disaster Eating Establishment History Into Led Moral Nation Our Political Soul Stupidest Terrible Us War]
But when you are embodied in a location, in a physical plant, in a set of people, and in a common history, that constrains your evolution and your ability to evolve in certain directions. Kevin Kelly
[ Ability Certain Common Directions Embodied Evolution Evolve History Location Physical Plant Set Your]
My Soul to Keep is the ultimate love story with a black man and a black woman. I call it the ultimate love story. It's about an immortal. We're shooting for this Fall and that's been a six year development right there. Blair Underwood
[ Been Black Call Development Fall Immortal Keep Love Man Right Shooting Six Soul Story Ultimate Woman Year]
Liberty has never come from Government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of it. The history of liberty is a history of limitations of governmental power, not the increase of it. Woodrow Wilson
[ Always Come Government Governmental History Increase Liberty Limitations Never Power Subjects]
All the great legends are Templates for human behavior. I would define a myth as a story that has survived. John Boorman
[ Behavior Define Great Human Legends Myth Story Survived Would]
Expelled from individual consciousness by the rush of change, history finds its revenge by stamping the collective unconsciousness with habits and values. Arthur M. Schlesinger
[ Change Collective Consciousness Expelled Finds Habits History Individual Revenge Rush Stamping Unconsciousness Values]
For the first time in history, a private company is organizing a mission to the moon. This mission will inspire countries of the world, citizens, our youth. Eric Anderson
[ Citizens Company Countries First History Inspire Mission Moon Organizing Our Private Time Will World Youth]
Well, a lead is the most important thing about the story. Kurt Loder
[ Important Lead Most Story Thing Well]
But, you know there's a lot of westerns - not that they were bad - it's just that they can be remade because they're great stories that aren't indelible in an audience's mind when it comes to both the cast and the story. Tom Selleck
[ Audience Bad Because Both Cast Comes Great Indelible Just Know Lot Mind Remade Stories Story Were Westerns]
So I'm not really quite sure what Landis' plans were to make another one. The American Werewolf in Paris was a completely separate story. Jenny Agutter
[ American Another Completely Landis Make Paris Plans Quite Really Separate Story Sure Were Werewolf]
I know every note in every song, the whole history of it, even parts that were there and are gone. Enya
[ Even Every Gone History Know Note Parts Song Were Whole]
Sadism is not an infectious disease that strikes a person all of a sudden. It has a long prehistory in childhood and always originates in the desperate fantasies of a child who is searching for a way out of a hopeless situation. Alice Miller
[ Always Child Childhood Desperate Disease Fantasies Hopeless Infectious Long Originates Out Person Prehistory Sadism Searching Situation Strikes Sudden Way]
I'm telling a Richard Pryor story through me. Mike Epps
[ Pryor Richard Story Telling Through]
I wrote and produced millions and millions of selling records, so my publishing company alone was worth millions of dollars. I didn't have to work anymore in life because when the rappers started sampling... I'm the most sampled artist in history. Rick James
[ Alone Anymore Artist Because Company Dollars History Life Millions Most Produced Publishing Rappers Records Sampled Sampling Selling Started Work Worth Wrote]
I have had success throughout the years. Some of the hard rock bands today don't have the history that I have. Gary Cherone
[ Bands Had Hard History Rock Some Success Throughout Today Years]
I was feeling a strong need to change, grow, and break with particular things that were going on in my life and my history, and the material was the perfect answer for that. Jim Hodges
[ Answer Break Change Feeling Going Grow History Life Material Need Particular Perfect Strong Things Were]
America may be slow to rise to a challenge. But our history has shown that once we make up our minds to really do something, nothing can stand in our way. Carrie P. Meek
[ America Challenge History Make May Minds Nothing Once Our Really Rise Shown Slow Something Stand Up Way]
The really tough thing would have been to decide to take Woodward and Bernstein off the story. They were carrying the coal for us - in that their stories were right. Ben Bradlee
[ Been Bernstein Carrying Coal Decide Off Really Right Stories Story Take Their Thing Tough Us Were Woodward Would]
When child actors act well they're just reacting to situations, and they're acting very real because their life experience is so short; there's no history to fall back on. Mariel Hemingway
[ Act Acting Actors Back Because Child Experience Fall History Just Life Reacting Real Short Situations Their Very Well]
I look back into past history, the stored experiences or products of the imagination. I look no further forward than the evening. Jerzy Kosinski
[ Back Evening Experiences Forward Further History Imagination Into Look Past Products Stored Than]
I like working in any medium. Who's making it? How much do I like the story? Does it contribute something? Marguerite Moreau
[ Any Contribute Does How Making Medium Much Something Story Working]
The timing of death, like the ending of a story, gives a changed meaning to what preceded it. Mary Catherine Bateson
[ Changed Death Ending Gives Meaning Preceded Story Timing]
History repeats itself, but the special call of an art which has passed away is never reproduced. It is as utterly gone out of the world as the song of a destroyed wild bird. Joseph Conrad
[ Art Away Bird Call Destroyed Gone History Itself Never Out Passed Repeats Reproduced Song Special Utterly Which Wild World]
Every story was being made up. My true friends weren't the ones speaking. It was people who never knew me, making up stories. Even my local paper put a $1,000 bounty out for information about my whereabouts. Marla Maples
[ Being Bounty Even Every Friends Information Knew Local Made Making Never Ones Out Paper Put Speaking Stories Story True Up Weren Whereabouts]
My breakthrough as a reader was when I discovered the European adventure story writers - Alexander Dumas, Robert Louis Stevenson, Sir Walter Scott, to name a few. Terry Brooks
[ Adventure Alexander Breakthrough Discovered European Few Louis Name Reader Robert Scott Sir Stevenson Story Walter Writers]
All the gossip and craziness becomes a kind of sustained narrative which, in turn, can become history. It's scary. Barbara Kruger
[ Become Becomes Craziness Gossip History Kind Narrative Scary Sustained Turn Which]
You learn about equality in history and civics, but you find out life is not really like that. Arthur Ashe
[ Equality Find History Learn Life Out Really]
It draws you in and creates pictures, so what I do is almost like a talking story book. Slick Rick
[ Almost Book Creates Draws Pictures Story Talking]
For the first time in history we can track the evolution of a pandemic in real time. Influenza viruses are notorious for their rapid mutation and unpredictable behaviour. Margaret Chan
[ Behaviour Evolution First History Influenza Mutation Notorious Pandemic Rapid Real Their Time Track Unpredictable Viruses]
I was starstruck and completely confused; making a film of this story hadn't even occurred to me, and I hadn't written a single line of the book yet. I had no idea how this man knew anything about my book proposal. Laura Hillenbrand
[ Anything Book Completely Confused Even Film Had Hadn How Idea Knew Line Making Man Occurred Proposal Single Story Written Yet]
An obituary should be an exercise in contemporary history, not a funeral oration. Peter Utley
[ Contemporary Exercise Funeral History Obituary Should]
History is the short trudge from Adam to atom. Leonard L. Levinson
[ Adam Atom History Short]
But Ship Who Sang remains my favorite story. I really rocked folks with that and still cannot read it aloud myself without weeping at the end. Anne McCaffrey
[ Aloud Cannot End Favorite Folks Myself Read Really Remains Rocked Sang Ship Still Story Weeping Without]
History shows that no enemy remains hostile forever, nor do friends remain friendly forever. For that reason, we intend to have normal relations with all. Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa
[ Enemy Forever Friendly Friends History Hostile Intend Nor Normal Reason Relations Remain Remains Shows]
Antiquities are history defaced, or some remnants of history which have casually escaped the shipwreck of time. Francis Bacon
[ Casually Escaped History Remnants Shipwreck Some Time Which]
It's up to history to judge. Pol Pot
[ History Judge Up]
Don Quixote is one that comes to mind in comparison to mine, in that they both involve journeys undertaken by older men. That is unusual, because generally the hero of a journey story is very young. David Guterson
[ Because Both Comes Comparison Generally Hero Involve Journey Journeys Men Mind Mine Older Quixote Story Undertaken Unusual Very Young]
A second type of direct evidence is formed by statements, whether as formal legends or personal information, regarding the age or relative sequence of events in tribal history made by the natives themselves. Edward Sapir
[ Age Direct Events Evidence Formal Formed History Information Legends Made Natives Personal Regarding Relative Second Sequence Statements Themselves Tribal Type Whether]
I will not go into a story unprepared. I will do my homework, and that's something I learned at an early age. Ed Bradley
[ Age Early Go Homework Into Learned Something Story Unprepared Will]
Atari is a very sad story. Steve Wozniak
[ Atari Sad Story Very]
I love Chicago. It's such a great town, and it's got great culture and great history, and it's not as extreme as LA or New York, and it's just- it's hard for me for work, because I don't live and work in the same place and that's tough. But I'm- I love it. Joan Cusack
[ Because Chicago Culture Extreme Got Great Hard History La Live Love New Place Same Such Tough Town Work York]
I believed my story would be helpful to young women my daughter's age, who are still in the process of forming themselves as women, and in need of encouragement to remain true to themselves. Joyce Maynard
[ Age Believed Daughter Encouragement Forming Helpful Need Process Remain Still Story Themselves True Women Would Young]
Throughout history, it took centuries for the habits of one culture to materially affect another. Now, that which becomes popular in one country can sweep through others within months. Dee Hock
[ Affect Another Becomes Centuries Country Culture Habits History Materially Months Now Others Popular Sweep Through Throughout Took Which Within]
Human history in essence is the history of ideas. H. G. Wells
[ Essence History Human Ideas]
The common people have no history: persecuted by the present, they cannot think of preserving the memory of the past. Jean Henri Fabre
[ Cannot Common History Memory Past Persecuted Present Preserving Think]
They cut about seven minutes from that broadcast, but it was still vital to the story's momentum. Ben Bradlee
[ Broadcast Cut Minutes Momentum Seven Still Story Vital]
In the Federal Government, electronic records are as indispensable as their paper counterparts for documenting citizens' rights, the actions for which officials are accountable, and the nation's history. Allen Weinstein
[ Accountable Actions Citizens Counterparts Documenting Electronic Federal Government History Indispensable Nation Officials Paper Records Rights Their Which]
You write a story about loneliness, and you grab them all because everybody's an expert on that one. Theodore Sturgeon
[ Because Everybody Expert Grab Loneliness Story Them Write]
If I'm home with no chore at hand, and a package of books has come, the television set and the chess board and the unanswered mail will have to manage without me if one of the books is a detective story. Rex Stout
[ Board Books Chess Chore Come Detective Hand Home Mail Manage Package Set Story Television Unanswered Will Without]
I think I got spoiled and that writing a short story and getting it published, or writing a novel and getting it published, you pretty much get to do the first, second and third draft yourself without a whole lot of interference. John Sayles
[ Draft First Get Getting Got Interference Lot Much Novel Pretty Published Second Short Spoiled Story Think Third Whole Without Writing Yourself]
Holding an Olympic Games means evoking history. Pierre de Coubertin
[ Evoking Games History Holding Means Olympic]
It's absolutely crucial for the Democrats to have a sense of their history, of who they are, in order to be able to project their values and stand up for them. Sidney Blumenthal
[ Able Absolutely Crucial Democrats History Order Project Sense Stand Their Them Up Values]
The majority see the obstacles; the few see the objectives; history records the successes of the latter, while oblivion is the reward of the former. Alfred A. Montapert
[ Few Former History Latter Majority Objectives Oblivion Obstacles Records Reward See Successes While]
History is the interpretation of the significance that the past has for us. Johan Huizinga
[ History Interpretation Past Significance Us]
If a man's fortune does not fit him, it is like the shoe in the story; if too large it trips him up, if too small it pinches him. Horace
[ Does Fit Fortune Him Large Man Shoe Small Story Too Trips Up]
Irish people are educated not only about artistry but local history. Fiona Shaw
[ Artistry Educated History Irish Local Only]
To provide meaningful architecture is not to parody history but to articulate it. Daniel Libeskind Architecture
[ Architecture Articulate History Meaningful Parody Provide]
If there is a book that the script came from you have to read it, you have to see what you can get out of it: mood, back story and things that may not even be in the film. They kick off your imagination and broaden the character, I think. Miranda Otto
[ Back Book Broaden Came Character Even Film Get Imagination Kick May Mood Off Out Read Script See Story Things Think Your]
In over 160 years of recorded baseball history, no team had ever won a championship this way. John Thorn
[ Baseball Championship Ever Had History Over Recorded Team Way Won Years]
We have wasted History like a bunch of drunks shooting dice back in the men's crapper of the local bar. Charles Bukowski
[ Back Bar Bunch Dice Drunks History Local Men Shooting Wasted]
The longer the president goes without telling his side of the story, the more unease there will be in the public. George Stephanopoulos
[ Goes His Longer More President Public Side Story Telling Unease Will Without]
Read the folklore masters. Go to galleries. Walk in the woods. That's what you need to be an artist or storyteller. Terri Windling
[ Artist Folklore Galleries Go Masters Need Read Storyteller Walk Woods]
I have the opportunity to be part of swimming history. To take the sport to a new level would be an honor for me. There's no better time to try this than now. Michael Phelps
[ Better History Honor Level New Now Opportunity Part Sport Swimming Take Than Time Try Would]
Crafts make us feel rooted, give us a sense of belonging and connect us with our history. Our ancestors used to create these crafts out of necessity, and now we do them for fun, to make money and to express ourselves. Phyllis George
[ Ancestors Belonging Connect Crafts Create Express Feel Fun Give History Make Money Necessity Now Our Ourselves Out Rooted Sense Them These Us Used]
I had someone at the Houston police station shoot me with heroin so I could do a story about it. The experience was a special kind of hell. I came out understanding full well how one could be addicted to 'smack,' and quickly. Dan Rather
[ Addicted Came Could Experience Full Had Hell Houston How Kind Out Police Quickly Shoot Smack Someone Special Station Story Understanding Well]
What theatre started to look at much earlier than any other form was the internal operations of ordinary people, sometimes using mythic models in order to tell the story. Pete Townshend
[ Any Earlier Form Internal Look Models Much Mythic Operations Order Ordinary Other Sometimes Started Story Tell Than Theatre Using]
Cleveland is my hometown, and the Indians have a narrow but rich history. Fred Willard
[ Cleveland History Hometown Indians Narrow Rich]
The most persistent sound which reverberates through man's history is the beating of war drums. Arthur Koestler
[ Beating Drums History Man Most Persistent Sound Through War Which]
And one thing that I always believed and that I knew for certain was that I could never have sustained a personal relationship while I worked this hard, or while I was that driven this intensely by the story. Christiane Amanpour
[ Always Believed Certain Could Driven Hard Intensely Knew Never Personal Relationship Story Sustained Thing While Worked]
Whether or not the standard of living made possible by mass production and in turn by mass circulation, is supported by and filled with the work of us hucksters, I guess is something that only history can decide. Leo Burnett
[ Circulation Decide Filled Guess History Living Made Mass Only Possible Production Something Standard Supported Turn Us Whether Work]
You see so many movies... the younger people who are coming from MTV or who are coming from commercials and there's no sense of film grammar. There's no real sense of how to tell a story visually. It's just cut, cut, cut, cut, cut, you know, which is pretty easy. Peter Bogdanovich
[ Coming Commercials Cut Easy Film Grammar How Just Know Many Movies Mtv Pretty Real See Sense Story Tell Visually Which Younger]
The French, I think, in general, are strangely prolix in their natural history. Gilbert White
[ French General History Natural Strangely Their Think]
Mexico and the U.S. are bound not only because of the common border, but by a shared culture and history. Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador
[ Because Border Bound Common Culture History Mexico Only Shared]
There's an institution here called the National Sound Archive, and there's a character who works there, Paul Wilson. He takes a very special interest in the history of the music and advised Martin Davidson of the existence of these tapes. Evan Parker
[ Advised Called Character Davidson Existence Here History Institution Interest Martin Music National Paul Sound Special Takes Tapes These Very Wilson Works]
The short story, on the other hand, is the perfect American form. Tobias Wolff
[ American Form Hand Other Perfect Short Story]
It was the best route to get folks to understand segregation fast. Civil rights and women's rights had a clear history. Making the transition to rights for people with disabilities became easier because we had the history of the other two. Major Owens
[ Became Because Best Civil Clear Disabilities Easier Fast Folks Get Had History Making Other Rights Route Segregation Transition Two Understand Women]
If you take different mythologies from different cultures, the names may change and the story lines may vary but there is always something in common. Maynard James Keenan
[ Always Change Common Cultures Different Lines May Mythologies Names Something Story Take Vary]
I discovered that in a story I could safely dream any dream, hope any hope, go anywhere I pleased any time I pleased, fight any foe, win or lose, live or die. My stories created a safe experimental learning place. Donald Davis
[ Any Anywhere Could Created Die Discovered Dream Experimental Fight Foe Go Hope Learning Live Lose Place Pleased Safe Safely Stories Story Time Win]
You can't tell any kind of a story without having some kind of a theme, something to say between the lines. Robert Wise
[ Any Between Having Kind Lines Say Some Something Story Tell Theme Without]
The history of England, who has always dealt most harshly with her vanquished foe in the few European wars in which she has taken part in modern times, gives us Germans an idea of the fate in store for us if defeated. Bernhard von Bulow
[ Always Dealt Defeated England European Fate Few Foe Germans Gives Harshly Her History Idea Modern Most Part She Store Taken Times Us Vanquished Wars Which]
History shows that people often do cast their votes for amorphous reasons-the most powerful among them being the need for change. Just ask Bill Clinton. Gwen Ifill
[ Among Ask Being Bill Cast Change Clinton History Just Most Need Often Powerful Shows Their Them Votes]
The basic quality that any great story must have is a story that illustrates the human condition. William Shatner
[ Any Basic Condition Great Human Illustrates Must Quality Story]
Newspapers are the second hand of history. This hand, however, is usually not only of inferior metal to the other hands, it also seldom works properly. Arthur Schopenhauer
[ Also Hand Hands History However Inferior Metal Newspapers Only Other Properly Second Seldom Usually Works]
I really believe that studying organization, even in the form of studying detective story organization, is very, very valuable for a playwright, a budding playwright. Peter Shaffer
[ Believe Budding Detective Even Form Organization Playwright Really Story Studying Valuable Very]
The vast majority of English folk cannot and will not consider a picture as a picture, apart from any story which it may be supposed to tell. James Whistler
[ Any Apart Cannot Consider English Folk Majority May Picture Story Supposed Tell Vast Which Will]
Inflation is bringing us true democracy. For the first time in history, luxuries and necessities are selling at the same price. Robert Orben
[ Bringing Democracy First History Inflation Luxuries Necessities Price Same Selling Time True Us]
It was one of those great miracles of history that they managed to smuggle an Enigma machines out to Britain just before they were invaded by the Nazis. Michael Apted
[ Before Britain Enigma Great History Invaded Just Machines Managed Miracles Out Smuggle Those Were]
There aren't just bad people that commit genocide; we are all capable of it. It's our evolutionary history. James Lovelock
[ Bad Capable Commit Evolutionary Genocide History Just Our]
Dan Rather is guilty of not being skeptical enough about a story that was politically loaded. Bill O'Reilly
[ Being Dan Enough Guilty Loaded Politically Rather Skeptical Story]
Systematic philosophical and practical anti-intellectualism such as we are witnessing appears to be something truly novel in the history of human culture. Johan Huizinga
[ Appears Culture History Human Novel Philosophical Practical Something Such Systematic Truly Witnessing]
It is doubtless one of Aristotle's great services that he conceived so clearly the truth that literature is a thing that grows and has a history. Gilbert Murray
[ Aristotle Clearly Conceived Doubtless Great Grows History Literature Services Thing Truth]
Since we have had a history, men have pursued an ideal of immortality. George Wald
[ Had History Ideal Immortality Men Pursued Since]
Many a good newspaper story has been ruined by over verification. James Gordon Bennett
[ Been Good Many Newspaper Over Ruined Story Verification]
I knew there was a story; once you find a dog with a fork through it, you know there's a story there. Mark Haddon
[ Dog Find Fork Knew Know Once Story Through]
Certain periods in history suddenly lift humanity to an observation point where a clear light falls upon a world previously dark. Anne Sullivan Macy
[ Certain Clear Dark Falls History Humanity Lift Light Observation Periods Point Previously Suddenly Upon Where World]
Without philosophy, history is always for me dead and dumb. Ferdinand Christian Baur
[ Always Dead Dumb History Philosophy Without]
Many have been with the show for years, and they have sources in the business, so we do know things, but until it is verified, we don't run with the story. Mary Hart
[ Been Business Know Many Run Show Sources Story Things Until Verified Years]
Since I was there in the very beginning, I know the history of the characters. So, I make comments about the tone and sometimes remind the writers that we've done that before. Matt Groening
[ Before Beginning Characters Comments Done History Know Make Remind Since Sometimes Tone Very Writers]
History is full of people who went to prison or were burned at the stake for proclaiming their ideas. Society has always defended itself. Naguib Mahfouz
[ Always Burned Defended Full History Ideas Itself Prison Proclaiming Society Stake Their Went Were]
God has never, in the history of mankind, allowed his name to go long offended. David Wilkerson
[ Allowed Go God His History Long Mankind Name Never Offended]
Often the presence of mind and energy of a person remote from the spotlight decide the course of history for centuries to come. Stefan Zweig
[ Centuries Come Course Decide Energy History Mind Often Person Presence Remote Spotlight]
The most superficial student of Roman history must be struck by the extraordinary degree in which the fortunes of the republic were affected by the presence of foreigners, under different names, on her soil. Henry James Sumner Maine
[ Affected Degree Different Extraordinary Foreigners Fortunes Her History Most Must Names Presence Republic Roman Soil Struck Student Superficial Under Were Which]
It is, I claim, nonsense to say that it does not matter which individual man acted as the nucleus for the change. It is precisely this that makes history unpredictable into the future. Gregory Bateson
[ Acted Change Claim Does Future History Individual Into Makes Man Matter Nonsense Nucleus Precisely Say Unpredictable Which]
I think that both men, Bush and Blair, will be damned in history. Both men have made their respective countries the two most hated countries in the world. George Galloway
[ Blair Both Bush Countries Damned Hated History Made Men Most Respective Their Think Two Will World]
If we go back in the history of different nations, violence and the use of force are part of their heritage. These are the traditions of mankind. Harri Holkeri
[ Back Different Force Go Heritage History Mankind Nations Part Their These Traditions Use Violence]
I had a financial page to write in the Mail on Sunday where I'd give tips on shares. I worked there for two and a half years. Nothing compares to the burst of energy felt on a newsroom floor when a big story breaks. Adam Faith
[ Big Breaks Burst Compares Energy Felt Financial Floor Give Had Half Mail Newsroom Nothing Page Shares Story Sunday Tips Two Where Worked Write Years]
In course of time my first novel appeared. It was a love story. George Barr McCutcheon
[ Appeared Course First Love Novel Story Time]
With a mini series you can give the story a proper sense of pacing, a proper sense of closure. Garth Ennis
[ Closure Give Mini Pacing Proper Sense Series Story]
English history is all about men liking their fathers, and American history is all about men hating their fathers and trying to burn down everything they ever did. Malcolm Bradbury
[ American Burn Did Down English Ever Everything Fathers Hating History Liking Men Their Trying]
The basic story for the opener is that word came through the bar that someone got knifed and killed up on the Moon Walk. It turns out to be one of the quarter regulars that everybody knows, including Maestro and Bone. Robert Asprin
[ Bar Basic Bone Came Everybody Got Including Killed Knows Moon Opener Out Quarter Regulars Someone Story Through Turns Up Walk Word]
Paradoxically, the people and state of Japan living on such moral props were not innocent but had been stained by their own past history of invading other Asian countries. Kenzaburo Oe
[ Asian Been Countries Had History Innocent Invading Japan Living Moral Other Own Paradoxically Past Props Stained State Such Their Were]
It is humiliating to remain with our hands folded while others write history. It matters little who wins. To make a people great it is necessary to send them to battle even if you have to kick them in the pants. That is what I shall do. Benito Mussolini
[ Battle Even Folded Great Hands History Humiliating Kick Little Make Matters Necessary Others Our Pants Remain Send Shall Them While Wins Write]
Fascism is a religion. The twentieth century will be known in history as the century of Fascism. Benito Mussolini
[ Century Fascism History Known Religion Twentieth Will]
If history could teach us anything, it would be that private property is inextricably linked with civilization. Ludwig von Mises
[ Anything Civilization Could History Inextricably Linked Private Property Teach Us Would]
I believe every one of us possesses a fundamental right to tell our own story. Joyce Maynard
[ Believe Every Fundamental Our Own Possesses Right Story Tell Us]
I'm not really a science-fiction fan, I quite like the idea of getting away from the science-fiction side of it, for two episodes. It was lovely, it was a super story and great fun. Sarah Sutton
[ Away Episodes Fan Fun Getting Great Idea Lovely Quite Really Science-Fiction Science-Fiction Side Story Super Two]
I've been spoiled by this project. I was given the script and went in to read, realizing that this was a powerful story and one that wasn't told very often. Wentworth Miller
[ Been Given Often Powerful Project Read Realizing Script Spoiled Story Told Very Went]
There are always two or three or four sides to every story. Denise Richards
[ Always Every Four Sides Story Three Two]
Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is God's gift, that's why we call it the present. Joan Rivers
[ Call Gift God History Mystery Present Today Tomorrow Why Yesterday]
There are two kinds of man: the ones who make history and the ones who endure it. Camilo Jose Cela
[ Endure History Kinds Make Man Ones Two]
I'm going down in history with Star Trek. It's a great feeling. Persis Khambatta
[ Down Feeling Going Great History Star Trek]
To answer that I have to describe what I think is my responsibility as a thriller writer: To give my readers the most exciting roller coaster ride of a suspense story I can possibly think of. Jeffery Deaver
[ Answer Coaster Describe Exciting Give Most Possibly Readers Responsibility Ride Roller Story Suspense Think Thriller Writer]
Ideas shape the course of history. John Maynard Keynes Inspirational
[ Course History Ideas Shape]
I really want to do a book on the history of the no-wave music scene in New York, how it extended out and formed lots of other things. It was such a great visual culture. Thurston Moore
[ Book Culture Extended Formed Great History How Lots Music New Other Out Really Scene Such Things Visual Want York]
If they're going to write a story they're going to write the story whether it's true or not. Mary-Kate Olsen
[ Going Story True Whether Write]
For the last 4 years, our Federal Government has produced the four biggest deficits in history, and the estimated 2006 deficit of $423 billion is projected to be the largest of all. Melissa Bean
[ Biggest Billion Deficit Deficits Estimated Federal Four Government History Largest Last Our Produced Projected Years]
I think it's really odd, too, that the public is so privy to how much money the actors make and what movies cost. It seems to me to be beside the point. When I go to a movie I really don't want to think about the money. I want to see the story. Holly Hunter
[ Actors Beside Cost Go How Make Money Movie Movies Much Odd Point Privy Public Really See Seems Story Think Too Want]
I don't know why people are so surprised by my live performances. My approach is so simple; every song I sing, every story I tell, every move I make, must move the audience to laughter, tears or inspiration. Otherwise, why should I do it? John Davidson
[ Approach Audience Every Inspiration Know Laughter Live Make Move Must Otherwise Performances Should Simple Sing Song Story Surprised Tears Tell Why]
The point in history at which we stand is full of promise and danger. The world will either move forward toward unity and widely shared prosperity - or it will move apart. Franklin D. Roosevelt
[ Apart Danger Either Forward Full History Move Point Promise Prosperity Shared Stand Toward Unity Which Widely Will World]
The love story for me was the nature of the love and not the age of the lovers. Kate Capshaw
[ Age Love Lovers Nature Story]
I loved being asked 2,000 questions a day, storyboarding every move, knowing as though by instinct exactly where the camera had to be, because it was my story. Richard Grant
[ Asked Because Being Camera Day Every Exactly Had Instinct Knowing Loved Move Questions Story Though Where]
Few will have the greatness to bend history itself; but each of us can work to change a small portion of events, and in the total; of all those acts will be written the history of this generation. Robert Kennedy
[ Acts Bend Change Each Events Few Generation Greatness History Itself Portion Small Those Total Us Will Work Written]
The greatest country in the history of the world being attacked. So all of this doesn't mean very much today. Bud Selig
[ Attacked Being Country Greatest History Mean Much Today Very World]
I've made seventeen or eighteen films now, only two of which have been original screenplays, all the others have been based on short stories or novels, and I find the long short story ideal for adaptation. Satyajit Ray
[ Adaptation Based Been Eighteen Films Find Ideal Long Made Novels Now Only Original Others Screenplays Seventeen Short Stories Story Two Which]
And my interest in history was, and remains, very strong: what I wanted was to understand certain things better by understanding them psychoanalytically. Peter Gay
[ Better Certain History Interest Remains Strong Them Things Understand Understanding Very Wanted]
It's more interesting because you get to research the history of the period, and all the different aesthetic elements that make a film, particularly this film, so stunning. Stanley Tucci
[ Aesthetic Because Different Elements Film Get History Interesting Make More Particularly Period Research Stunning]
All directors are storytellers, so the motivation was to tell the story I wanted to tell. That's what I love. Spike Lee
[ Directors Love Motivation Story Storytellers Tell Wanted]
I do think that short story writing is often a matter of luck. Robert Sheckley
[ Luck Matter Often Short Story Think Writing]
We discussed the history of postwar Japan and how Japan had missed an opportunity to build a more functional democracy because of the focus on fighting communism driven in large part by the American occupation. Joichi Ito
[ American Because Build Communism Democracy Discussed Driven Fighting Focus Functional Had History How Japan Large Missed More Occupation Opportunity Part Postwar]
You have Extreme and Van Halen and the history that I have with other people I played with. There are some effects that will hopefully break that stereotype. Gary Cherone
[ Break Effects Extreme Halen History Hopefully Other Played Some Stereotype Van Will]
I set my sights upon becoming the kind of artist who would make a contribution to art history. Judy Chicago
[ Art Artist Becoming Contribution History Kind Make Set Sights Upon Would]
Fantasy allows you bend the world and the situation to more clearly focus on the moral aspects of what's happening. In fantasy you can distill life down to the essence of your story. Terry Goodkind
[ Allows Aspects Bend Clearly Distill Down Essence Fantasy Focus Happening Life Moral More Situation Story World Your]
I compromised my ability to tell my story, at the most basic level. Joyce Maynard
[ Ability Basic Compromised Level Most Story Tell]
The Secret Doctrine is the common property of the countless millions of men born under various climates, in times with which History refuses to deal, and to which esoteric teachings assign dates incompatible with the theories of Geology and Anthropology. H. P. Blavatsky
[ Anthropology Assign Born Climates Common Countless Dates Deal Doctrine Esoteric Geology History Incompatible Men Millions Property Refuses Secret Teachings Theories Times Under Various Which]
I am very lucky and grateful to have this living link to a past era, the violin presumably having much more history to it than the later portion that I know. Lara St. John
[ Am Era Grateful Having History Know Later Link Living Lucky More Much Past Portion Presumably Than Very Violin]
When we read a story, we inhabit it. The covers of the book are like a roof and four walls. What is to happen next will take place within the four walls of the story. And this is possible because the story's voice makes everything its own. John Berger
[ Because Book Covers Everything Four Happen Inhabit Makes Next Own Place Possible Read Roof Story Take Voice Walls Will Within]
Journalism allows its readers to witness history; fiction gives its readers an opportunity to live it. John Hersey
[ Allows Fiction Gives History Journalism Live Opportunity Readers Witness]
I was also the romantic lead in The Boston Strangler - I was the only one that lived to tell the story - so I called myself the romantic lead. Sally Kellerman
[ Also Boston Called Lead Lived Myself Only Romantic Story Tell]
In this decisive hour of our national history, union means life and division means death. Bao Dai
[ Death Decisive Division History Hour Life Means National Our Union]
All history has been a history of class struggles between dominated classes at various stages of social development. Friedrich Engels
[ Been Between Class Classes Development Dominated History Social Stages Struggles Various]
The life of every man is a diary in which he means to write one story, and writes another; and his humblest hour is when he compares the volume as it is with what he vowed to make it. James M. Barrie
[ Another Compares Diary Every His Hour Humblest Life Make Man Means Story Volume Vowed Which Write Writes]
For me, Los Angeles, New York, where I don't know my neighbors, where people don't necessarily care if they know their neighbors, I'm missing things that truly fed my soul when I was younger, the exchanges between people, the caring and the shared history with people. Sela Ward
[ Angeles Between Care Caring Exchanges Fed History Know Los Missing Necessarily Neighbors New Shared Soul Their Things Truly Where York Younger]
The script was always the most important thing to me and I loved the script. For one thing, I've always admired trees. I just worship them. Think what trees have witnessed, what history, such as living through the Civil War, yet they still survive. Kim Novak
[ Admired Always Civil History Important Just Living Loved Most Script Still Such Survive Them Thing Think Through Trees War Witnessed Worship Yet]
The more the history of the World War and what led up to it is studied, the more clearly those tragic years become revealed as a vast collapse of civilization. Arthur Henderson
[ Become Civilization Clearly Collapse History Led More Revealed Studied Those Tragic Up Vast War World Years]
And it has some weight, I mean, the whole history of the gargoyles, that's some wonderful stuff. Keith David
[ Gargoyles History Mean Some Stuff Weight Whole Wonderful]
Nixon is one of the few in the history of this country to run for high office talking out of both sides of his mouth at the same time and lying out of both sides. Harry S. Truman
[ Both Country Few High His History Lying Mouth Nixon Office Out Run Same Sides Talking Time]
I began to feel that, in a sense, we were all prisoners of our own history. Roland Joffe
[ Began Feel History Our Own Prisoners Sense Were]
I prefer winter and fall, when you feel the bone structure of the landscape. Something waits beneath it; the whole story doesn't show. Andrew Wyeth
[ Beneath Bone Fall Feel Landscape Prefer Show Something Story Structure Waits Whole Winter]
Much of the social history of the Western world, over the past three decades, has been a history of replacing what worked with what sounded good. Thomas Sowell
[ Been Decades Good History Much Over Past Replacing Social Sounded Three Western Worked World]
In so many musicals today, the story is moved forward by a song. I don't think we're gonna try to do that. John Mellencamp
[ Forward Gonna Many Moved Musicals Song Story Think Today Try]
When you write a two thousand page history of the Second World War, the deportations and the concentration camps will take up five pages, and the gas chambers perhaps 20 lines. Jean-Marie Le Pen
[ Camps Chambers Concentration Five Gas History Lines Page Pages Perhaps Second Take Thousand Two Up War Will World Write]
The writer may very well serve a movement of history as its mouthpiece, but he cannot of course create it. Karl Marx
[ Cannot Course Create History May Mouthpiece Movement Serve Very Well Writer]
And it's interesting, but I'm always interested in the story behind the story. Maximilian Schell
[ Always Behind Interested Interesting Story]
We are all tourists in history, and irony is what we win in wars. Anatole Broyard War
[ History Irony Tourists Wars Win]
Storytelling is an ancient and honorable act. An essential role to play in the community or tribe. It's one that I embrace wholeheartedly and have been fortunate enough to be rewarded for. Russell Banks
[ Act Ancient Been Community Embrace Enough Essential Fortunate Honorable Play Rewarded Role Storytelling Tribe Wholeheartedly]
The history of mankind is the instant between two strides taken by a traveler. Franz Kafka
[ Between History Instant Mankind Strides Taken Traveler Two]
I want to write a book which is the history of comedy. John Cleese
[ Book Comedy History Want Which Write]
It created a global platform that allowed more people to plug and play, collaborate and compete, share knowledge and share work, than anything we have ever seen in the history of the world. Thomas Friedman
[ Allowed Anything Collaborate Compete Created Ever Global History Knowledge More Platform Play Plug Seen Share Than Work World]
The decision for me was whether to have "The Father" be a book that told a story - from the point of view of this speaker, the daughter - without, as in the earlier books, then having a section on something else and a section on something else. Sharon Olds
[ Book Books Daughter Decision Earlier Else Father Having Point Section Something Speaker Story Then Told View Whether Without]
I am heartbroken that this movie would cause anyone pain. It should be a source of joy. The story is a metaphor about how we try to stay in our own little bubbles, we don't let life in, we don't take the journey. Swoosie Kurtz
[ Am Anyone Bubbles Cause Heartbroken How Journey Joy Life Little Metaphor Movie Our Own Pain Should Source Stay Story Take Try Would]
Throughout human history, the apostles of purity, those who have claimed to possess a total explanation, have wrought havoc among mere mixed-up human beings. Salman Rushdie
[ Among Apostles Beings Claimed Explanation Havoc History Human Mere Possess Purity Those Throughout Total Wrought]
The advantages found in history seem to be of three kinds, as it amuses the fancy, as it improves the understanding, and as it strengthens virtue. David Hume
[ Advantages Fancy Found History Improves Kinds Seem Strengthens Three Understanding Virtue]
I was so angry to realize I'm a Quebecois, with no past, no history, just two cans of maple syrup. Jean Claude Lauzon
[ Angry Cans History Just Maple Past Realize Syrup Two]
The Bible is one of the most genocidal books in history. Noam Chomsky
[ Bible Books Genocidal History Most]
Almost everything I tried out for I pretty much got. I landed Power Rangers, and the rest is history. Thuy Trang
[ Almost Everything Got History Landed Much Out Power Pretty Rangers Rest Tried]
The heart of Dragon's Lair has always been its compelling story. With Dragon's Lair 3D, we think the team has really created an interactive animated movie. Don Bluth
[ Always Animated Been Compelling Created Dragon Heart Interactive Lair Movie Really Story Team Think]
They have a book of locations, and we would do a story about the Sahara Desert for instance, and in the California book you would find a comparable location, to match that location in California. Robert Stack
[ Book California Comparable Desert Find Instance Location Locations Match Sahara Story Would]
If you're sitting in your minivan, playing your computer animated films for your children in the back seat, is it the animation that's entertaining you as you drive and listen? No, it's the storytelling. That's why we put so much importance on story. No amount of great animation will save a bad story. John Lasseter
[ Amount Animated Animation Back Bad Children Computer Drive Entertaining Films Great Importance Listen Much Playing Put Save Seat Sitting Story Storytelling Why Will Your]
Through his mastery of storytelling techniques, he has managed to separate his character, in the public mind, from his actions as president. He has, in short, mesmerized us with that steady gaze. James Nathan Miller
[ Actions Character Gaze His Managed Mastery Mesmerized Mind President Public Separate Short Steady Storytelling Techniques Through Us]
Well, if storytelling is important, then your narrative ability, or your ability to put into words or use what someone else has put into words effectively, is important too. Howard Gardner
[ Ability Effectively Else Important Into Narrative Put Someone Storytelling Then Too Use Well Words Your]
Those who tell you that the territorial question is an abstraction, that you can never colonize another territory without the African slavetrade, are both deaf and blind to the history of the last sixty years. Robert Toombs
[ Abstraction African Another Blind Both Deaf History Last Never Question Sixty Tell Territorial Territory Those Without Years]
There are worlds of experience beyond the world of the aggressive man, beyond history, and beyond science. The moods and qualities of nature and the revelations of great art are equally difficult to define; we can grasp them only in the depths of our perceptive spirit. Ansel Adams
[ Aggressive Art Beyond Define Depths Difficult Equally Experience Grasp Great History Man Moods Nature Only Our Perceptive Qualities Revelations Science Spirit Them World Worlds]
So the old Copenhagen interpretation needs to be generalized, needs to be replaced by something that can be used for the whole universe, and can be used also in cases where there is plenty of individuality and history. Murray Gell-Mann
[ Also Cases Copenhagen Generalized History Individuality Interpretation Needs Old Plenty Replaced Something Universe Used Where Whole]
The worst storyline I've ever been involved in I wasn't involved in, because I was clever enough to get pregnant with my second child and they wrote me out and they replaced me with Christine Jones. And thank God - that was the worst storyline. Erika Slezak
[ Because Been Child Christine Clever Enough Ever Get God Involved Jones Out Pregnant Replaced Second Storyline Thank Worst Wrote]
But here's my point to the LA Times. If you had a serious story to run, if you thought there was serious misconduct, you don't wait until the Thursday before the Tuesday. You run it early. Susan Estrich
[ Before Early Had Here La Misconduct Point Run Serious Story Thought Thursday Times Tuesday Until Wait]
A moment comes, which comes but rarely in history, when we step out from the old to the new; when an age ends; and when the soul of a nation long suppressed finds utterance. Jawaharlal Nehru
[ Age Comes Ends Finds History Long Moment Nation New Old Out Rarely Soul Step Suppressed Utterance Which]
We're at unique point in history where the things that we are building are going to significantly impact our social, political, economical, and personal lives. Anita Borg
[ Building Economical Going History Impact Lives Our Personal Point Political Significantly Social Things Unique Where]
In this world without quiet corners, there can be no easy escapes from history, from hullabaloo, from terrible, unquiet fuss. Salman Rushdie
[ Corners Easy Escapes Fuss History Quiet Terrible Without World]
That's probably when I get the most angry at American movies, when they just so cynically manipulate the audience without even trying to give a good story. Gene Siskel
[ American Angry Audience Cynically Even Get Give Good Just Manipulate Most Movies Probably Story Trying Without]
I don't think that a leader can control, to any great extent, his destiny. Very seldom can he step in and change the situation if the forces of history are running in another direction. Richard M. Nixon
[ Another Any Change Control Destiny Direction Extent Forces Great His History Leader Running Seldom Situation Step Think Very]
Sometimes that's a year, sometimes it's 18 months, where all I'm doing is taking notes. I'm reconstructing the story from the back to the front so that I know where the front is. John Irving
[ Back Doing Front Know Months Notes Reconstructing Sometimes Story Taking Where Year]
The audience wants to be attracted not by the critics, but by a great story. You must deliver to the audience emotion - and when I say emotion, I mean suspense, drama, love. Dino De Laurentiis
[ Attracted Audience Critics Deliver Drama Emotion Great Love Mean Must Say Story Suspense Wants]
In spite of overwhelming evidence, it is most difficult for a citizen of western Europe to bring thoroughly home to himself the truth that the civilisation which surrounds him is a rare exception in the history of the world. Henry James Sumner Maine
[ Bring Citizen Civilisation Difficult Europe Evidence Exception Him Himself History Home Most Overwhelming Rare Spite Surrounds Thoroughly Truth Western Which World]
My favorite monologue in the book is Kate Harrington's story of her relationship with Truman. George Plimpton
[ Book Favorite Her Kate Monologue Relationship Story Truman]
Maybe philosophy - I love talking about ideas. Or maybe art history. I was thinking about psychology, then I got really afraid because everybody says it's terribly boring. Claire Danes
[ Afraid Art Because Boring Everybody Got History Ideas Love Maybe Philosophy Psychology Really Says Talking Terribly Then Thinking]
And I just think that to introduce an unknown Shakespeare is thrilling, too - not to do Hamlet or Romeo and Juliet, to do the richer Shakespeare. People will come to this and not know the story. Julie Taymor
[ Come Hamlet Introduce Juliet Just Know Richer Romeo Shakespeare Story Think Thrilling Too Unknown Will]
The cosmical importance of this conclusion is profound and the possibilities it opens for the future very remarkable, greater in fact than any suggested before by science in the whole history of the human race. Francis William Aston
[ Any Before Conclusion Fact Future Greater History Human Importance Opens Possibilities Profound Race Remarkable Science Suggested Than Very Whole]
The problem with allowing God a role in the history of life is not that science would cease, but rather that scientists would have to acknowledge the existence of something important which is outside the boundaries of natural science. Phillip E. Johnson
[ Acknowledge Allowing Boundaries Cease Existence God History Important Life Natural Outside Problem Rather Role Science Scientists Something Which Would]
Black people don't have an accurate idea of their history, which has been either suppressed or distorted. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
[ Accurate Been Black Distorted Either History Idea Suppressed Their Which]
A compelling story, even if factually inaccurate, can be more emotionally compelling than a dry recitation of the truth. Frank Luntz
[ Compelling Dry Emotionally Even Inaccurate More Recitation Story Than Truth]
Medicare and Social Security have created the healthiest and most financially secure generation of senior citizens in American history. Jim Walsh
[ American Citizens Created Financially Generation Healthiest History Medicare Most Secure Security Senior Social]
I was a daydreamer, and there is a lot of history and geography and science I missed out on because I was in my head. And I regret that. Gillian Anderson
[ Because Geography Head History Lot Missed Out Regret Science]
I think that's not a question that one can answer accurately. I read a whole range of books, quite a lot of history at the time, and still do read a lot. I read very widely. John Hume
[ Accurately Answer Books History Lot Question Quite Range Read Still Think Time Very Whole Widely]
And we want to develop our strategy to partnership and friendship with the United States, which is connected with a very rich history but what is very important for our future. Aleksander Kwasniewski
[ Connected Develop Friendship Future History Important Our Partnership Rich States Strategy United Very Want Which]
Time will inevitably uncover dishonesty and lies; history has no place for them. Norodom Sihanouk
[ Dishonesty History Inevitably Lies Place Them Time Uncover Will]
The Roman jurisprudence has the longest known history of any set of human institutions. Henry James Sumner Maine
[ Any History Human Institutions Jurisprudence Known Longest Roman Set]
Black women all over the world should re-unite and re-examine the way history has portrayed us. Buchi Emecheta
[ Black History Over Portrayed Re-Examine Should Us Way Women World]
Everyone is treating it like a Hollywood story. In Madison, it's a neighborhood story. Chris Farley
[ Everyone Hollywood Madison Neighborhood Story Treating]
Strangers are exciting, their mystery never ends. But, there's nothing like looking at your own history in the faces of your friends. Ani DiFranco
[ Ends Exciting Faces Friends History Looking Mystery Never Nothing Own Strangers Their Your]
I don't have space to enter into the examples or the history of this, so I'm left with having to make the bold statement that culture is extinct. Vivienne Westwood
[ Bold Culture Enter Examples Extinct Having History Into Left Make Space Statement]
Introductions, that is, belong to the masterpieces and classics of the world, to the great and ancient and accepted things; and I am here introducing a short, small story of my own which appeared in The Evening News about ten months ago. Arthur Machen
[ Accepted Ago Am Ancient Appeared Belong Classics Evening Great Here Introducing Masterpieces Months News Own Short Small Story Ten Things Which World]
We try to be driven by what's a good story, what's truthful, and the drama of what happens next. Laura Innes
[ Drama Driven Good Happens Next Story Truthful Try]
I like to be surprised. Fresh implications and plot twists erupt as a story unfolds. Characters develop backgrounds, adding depth and feeling. Writing feels like exploring. David Brin
[ Adding Backgrounds Characters Depth Develop Erupt Exploring Feeling Feels Fresh Implications Plot Story Surprised Twists Unfolds Writing]
Well, that's the old story I heard about the Jackie Chan films. That, like, Jackie Chan will just keep going and when crew members drop he just replaces them. I don't know if that's true but after having worked in Japan I believe it might be true. Sarah Michelle Gellar
[ After Believe Chan Crew Drop Films Going Having Heard Jackie Japan Just Keep Know Members Might Old Replaces Story Them True Well Will Worked]
But the advice was not taken - Johnstone did emigrate to Canada, and did mortgage his pension; and I fear - though I failed to trace his after history - that he suffered in consequence. Hugh Miller
[ Advice After Canada Consequence Did Emigrate Failed Fear His History Mortgage Pension Suffered Taken Though Trace]
There's a preoccupation with memory and the operation of memory and a rather rapacious interest in history. Penelope Lively
[ History Interest Memory Operation Preoccupation Rather]
But what I did think would be interesting is if we created a fictitious story of our own, and then took these stories that we had collected and assigned them to characters who would be played by actors. Jim McKay
[ Actors Assigned Characters Collected Created Did Fictitious Had Interesting Our Own Played Stories Story Them Then These Think Took Would]
A good short-story writer has an instinct for sketching in just enough background to ground the specific story. Lynn Abbey
[ Background Enough Good Ground Instinct Just Short-Story Sketching Specific Story Writer]
Horror is the natural reaction to the last 5,000 years of history. Robert Anton Wilson
[ History Horror Last Natural Reaction Years]
The Little Friend is a long book. It's also completely different from my first novel: different landscape, different characters, different use of language and diction, different approach to story. Donna Tartt
[ Also Approach Book Characters Completely Diction Different First Friend Landscape Language Little Long Novel Story Use]
I write the story that nobody reads. Someday, I'm going to write it in German to see if anyone notices. Rick Reilly
[ Anyone German Going Nobody Notices Reads See Someday Story Write]
I'm just looking as always for something that's stimulating and I hope to find a good story that's a challenge, whether it's big or small. Or that it finds me. I don't have like a career plan. Maybe I should, but I don't. Viggo Mortensen
[ Always Big Career Challenge Find Finds Good Hope Just Looking Maybe Plan Should Small Something Stimulating Story Whether]
In man - in the history of mankind, this has happened many times, and occupation leaders hang on to the land that they're occupying. People fight to liberate their land. But in the end, the people's will is what achieves victory. Hassan Nasrallah
[ Achieves End Fight Hang Happened History Land Leaders Liberate Man Mankind Many Occupation Occupying Their Times Victory Will]
For me, poetry is a situation - a state of being, a way of facing life and facing history. Tahar Ben Jelloun
[ Being Facing History Life Poetry Situation State Way]
If you do a story about a British journalist rescuing a child from Sarajevo, then Sarajevo just becomes an exotic location, and the story's about this British journalist. Michael Winterbottom
[ Becomes British Child Exotic Journalist Just Location Rescuing Story Then]
I had art as a major, along with English, French and History. I had dance, modern dance. In English I was allowed to write my own poetry, which I eventually got published. Sally Kirkland
[ Allowed Along Art Dance English Eventually French Got Had History Major Modern Own Poetry Published Which Write]
Throughout this evolution from left to right, Beard always detested war. Hence his writings were slanted to show that the military side of history was insignificant or a mere reflection of economic forces. Samuel E. Morison
[ Always Beard Detested Economic Evolution Forces Hence His History Insignificant Left Mere Military Reflection Right Show Side Slanted Throughout War Were Writings]
He who puts out his hand to stop the wheel of history will have his fingers crushed. Lech Walesa
[ Crushed Fingers Hand His History Out Puts Stop Wheel Will]
Eventually the story would spill over into the regular media. David Brock
[ Eventually Into Media Over Regular Spill Story Would]
Members of the Academy are mostly urban people. We are an urban nation. We are not a rural nation. It's not easy even to get a rural story made. Larry McMurtry
[ Academy Easy Even Get Made Members Mostly Nation Rural Story Urban]
In all honesty, at that time, I never saw myself as an author... I was just a Mom in a state of panic, trying to enter a short story contest to win the prize money in order to keep the lights on in my home. Leslie Banks
[ Author Contest Enter Home Honesty Just Keep Lights Mom Money Myself Never Order Panic Prize Saw Short State Story Time Trying Win]
We used to root for the Indians against the cavalry, because we didn't think it was fair in the history books that when the cavalry won it was a great victory, and when the Indians won it was a massacre. Dick Gregory History
[ Against Because Books Cavalry Fair Great History Indians Massacre Root Think Used Victory Won]
I'm writing a new love story, set in eastern North Carolina. Surprise, surprise, huh? Nicholas Sparks
[ Carolina Eastern Huh Love New North Set Story Surprise Writing]
We're not keen on the idea of the story sharing its valence with the reader. But the reader's own life "outside" the story changes the story. David Foster Wallace
[ Changes Idea Keen Life Outside Own Reader Sharing Story]
Well, our statute provides us with authority to conduct a very broad inquiry basically to provide an investigation of 9/11 that's thorough, complete and will withstand the scrutiny of history. Richard Ben-Veniste
[ Authority Basically Broad Complete Conduct History Inquiry Investigation Our Provide Provides Scrutiny Statute Thorough Us Very Well Will Withstand]
But when you get to a song, not only do you have to do a vocal melody, you have to write words and not be redundant and make some semblance of a story. Glenn Danzig
[ Get Make Melody Only Redundant Semblance Some Song Story Vocal Words Write]
The history of the past interests us only in so far as it illuminates the history of the present. Ernest Dimnet
[ Far History Illuminates Interests Only Past Present Us]
In all works on Natural History, we constantly find details of the marvellous adaptation of animals to their food, their habits, and the localities in which they are found. Alfred Russel Wallace
[ Adaptation Animals Constantly Details Find Food Found Habits History Localities Marvellous Natural Their Which Works]
The radios are going to dictate. That's another fight. That's another story there. I wish they just let it be. Bernie Worrell
[ Another Dictate Fight Going Just Radios Story Wish]
My favorite Oscar story was a year my brother had been nominated, my whole family went. Beau Bridges
[ Been Brother Family Favorite Had Nominated Oscar Story Went Whole Year]
I am now working on the second WWI story and find the challenge marvelous. Anne Perry
[ Am Challenge Find Marvelous Now Second Story Working]
For over a year I continued to submit mss, and have them rejected - the last few with rejection letters indicated the story was pretty good, but I was American. Nora Roberts
[ American Continued Few Good Indicated Last Letters Over Pretty Rejected Rejection Story Submit Them Year]
It's not an epitaph. I felt I could look back at my life and get a good story out of it. It's a picture of somebody trying to figure things out. I'm not trying to create some impression about myself. That doesn't interest me. Alan Alda
[ Back Could Create Epitaph Felt Figure Get Good Impression Interest Life Look Myself Out Picture Some Somebody Story Things Trying]
When the great history of trouble is written, my family will stand extremely high in the table of contents. Allan Sherman
[ Contents Extremely Family Great High History Stand Table Trouble Will Written]
As a rule, anyone who can tell a good story can write one, so there really need be no mistake about his qualification; such a man will be careful not to be wearisome, and to keep his point, or his catastrophe, well in hand. James Payn
[ Anyone Careful Catastrophe Good Hand His Keep Man Mistake Need Point Qualification Really Rule Story Such Tell Wearisome Well Will Write]
Incorruptibility by money is the old story... Now it's incorruptibility by media. Leon Wieseltier
[ Media Money Now Old Story]
More people need to understand the games secular liberals play. Here's one rule-of-thumb: No matter how bad a story sounds - particularly if it sounds bad - recognize the pattern of defamation. Marvin Olasky
[ Bad Defamation Games Here How Liberals Matter More Need Particularly Pattern Play Recognize Secular Sounds Story Understand]
I'm playing a very strong character, it's the story of the woman Polish Jews out of the Warsaw ghetto. I've just begun my weapons training and the SAS type training that's getting me fit. Sadie Frost
[ Begun Character Fit Getting Ghetto Jews Just Out Playing Polish Story Strong Training Type Very Warsaw Weapons Woman]
For that story, I took as my subject a young woman whom I got to know over the course of a couple of visits. I never saw her having any health problems - but I knew she wanted to be married. Jhumpa Lahiri
[ Any Couple Course Got Having Health Her Knew Know Married Never Over Problems Saw She Story Subject Took Visits Wanted Whom Woman Young]
Science cannot tell theology how to construct a doctrine of creation, but you can't construct a doctrine of creation without taking account of the age of the universe and the evolutionary character of cosmic history. John Polkinghorne
[ Account Age Cannot Character Construct Cosmic Creation Doctrine Evolutionary History How Science Taking Tell Theology Universe Without]
From the beginning, when I first got an idea for a story and wondered if I could write it, it has always been the story that has driven me. Jean M. Auel
[ Always Been Beginning Could Driven First Got Idea Story Wondered Write]
Most of our history in space has been communicated in terms of action - what people do, a chronological list of events which have transpired - as opposed to the human experience of having done those things. Story Musgrave
[ Action Been Chronological Communicated Done Events Experience Having History Human List Most Opposed Our Space Terms Things Those Which]
The biggest challenge was trying to convey the story of the making of a film that isn't finished yet - and which won't be finished until the third film, The Return of the King, reaches our cinemas towards the end of 2003! Brian Sibley
[ Biggest Challenge Cinemas Convey End Film Finished King Making Our Reaches Return Story Third Towards Trying Until Which Won Yet]
I was always a filmmaker before I was anything else. If I was always anything, I was a storyteller, and it never really made much of a difference to me what medium I worked in. Nicholas Meyer
[ Always Anything Before Difference Else Filmmaker Made Medium Much Never Really Storyteller Worked]
With this book, I truly hope to reach everyone that I don't bump into on the street and share my story. Teri Hatcher
[ Book Bump Everyone Hope Into Reach Share Story Street Truly]
It was always tough, but today we are in the throes of something we have never seen in our history. It's clear in recent times the market is looking for a bottom. Sumner Redstone
[ Always Bottom Clear History Looking Market Never Our Recent Seen Something Times Today Tough]
I am convinced that when the history of international law comes to be written centuries hence, it will be divided into two periods: the first being from the earliest times to the end of the nineteenth century, and the second beginning with the Hague Conference. Ludwig Quidde
[ Am Beginning Being Centuries Century Comes Conference Convinced Divided Earliest End First Hague Hence History International Into Law Nineteenth Periods Second Times Two Will Written]
The southward advance of native African farmers with Central African crops halted in Natal, beyond which Central African crops couldn't grow - with enormous consequences for the recent history of South Africa. Jared Diamond
[ Advance Africa African Beyond Central Consequences Crops Enormous Farmers Grow Halted History Native Recent South Which]
The love scenes that worked, regardless of the director, were the ones where the actors weren't fearful. When somebody was fearful, you could see it right away. It takes you out of the story, and that's to be avoided at all costs. Jennifer Beals
[ Actors Avoided Away Costs Could Director Fearful Love Ones Out Regardless Right Scenes See Somebody Story Takes Were Weren Where Worked]
What is history but a fable agreed upon? Napoleon Bonaparte History
[ Agreed Fable History Upon]
Having the Stitch character, the villain that becomes a hero, coming from outer space, it took a very difficult and complex story and put it into a simpler, kinder time. Tia Carrere
[ Becomes Character Coming Complex Difficult Having Hero Into Kinder Outer Put Simpler Space Stitch Story Time Took Very Villain]
I wanted to hold onto and exploit the power of narrative. This is not only a book about a great storyteller, but there have to be stories about the storyteller. Stephen Greenblatt
[ Book Exploit Great Hold Narrative Only Onto Power Stories Storyteller Wanted]
I'm a storyteller - that's the chief function of a director. And they're moving pictures, let's make 'em move! Howard Hawks
[ Chief Director Em Function Make Move Moving Pictures Storyteller]
Our family has lived in Iran for 2,500 years, and Iranian Jewry has the long history in that land. Moshe Katsav
[ Family History Iran Iranian Jewry Land Lived Long Our Years]
Thus we hope to teach mythology not as a study, but as a relaxation from study; to give our work the charm of a story-book, yet by means of it to impart a knowledge of an important branch of education. Thomas Bulfinch
[ Branch Charm Education Give Hope Impart Important Knowledge Means Mythology Our Relaxation Study Teach Thus Work Yet]
Well, I suppose I'm interested in ways of storytelling and in stories that are about storytelling. Neil Jordan
[ Interested Stories Storytelling Suppose Ways Well]
Those who become mentally ill often have a history of chronic pain. Gene Tierney
[ Become Chronic History Ill Mentally Often Pain Those]
It took the first 204 years of our Nation's history to accumulate $1 trillion in debt. And now we are doing that every 2 or 3 years. Jim Cooper
[ Accumulate Debt Doing Every First History Nation Now Our Took Trillion Years]
Sweetheart, I'm the biggest ripped-off cartoonist in the history of the world, and that's all I'm going to say. Ralph Bakshi
[ Biggest Cartoonist Going History Say Sweetheart World]
I further value this gift as it gave me an opportunity to accept this distinguished honor in a country so devoted to this cause and whose history marks a wonderful chapter in world development. Frank B. Kellogg
[ Accept Cause Chapter Country Development Devoted Distinguished Further Gave Gift History Honor Marks Opportunity Value Whose Wonderful World]
I'm always imagining some sort of story behind the song, even the ones I haven't written. I'm actively engaging in playacting. Cassandra Wilson
[ Actively Always Behind Engaging Even Haven Imagining Ones Some Song Sort Story Written]
In our story logic which we're making up, if we're saying he's alive, then like a quadriplegic who's in bed he can move his head and shoulders, but he can't move his arms. If he could just turn on that power to his legs and arms, the nerves could get through and he could walk. John Badham
[ Alive Arms Bed Could Get Head His Just Legs Logic Making Move Nerves Our Power Saying Shoulders Story Then Through Turn Up Walk Which]
Of course, I'm not allowed to talk about the script, but I can say it is a really good story. Aaron Stanford
[ Allowed Course Good Really Say Script Story Talk]
The Odyssey is, indeed, one of the greatest of all stories, it is the original romance of the West; but the Iliad, though a magnificent poem, is not much of a story. George Saintsbury
[ Greatest Iliad Indeed Magnificent Much Odyssey Original Poem Romance Stories Story Though West]
At Home in the World is the story of a young woman, raised in some difficult circumstances, and how she survives. It tells a story of redemption, not victimhood. Joyce Maynard
[ Circumstances Difficult Home How Raised Redemption She Some Story Survives Tells Woman World Young]
With Westerns you have the landscape is important, and it's empty, and only you populate it. When you populate it, you can tell any kind story that Shakespeare told, you can tell in a Western. Lawrence Kasdan
[ Any Empty Important Kind Landscape Only Populate Shakespeare Story Tell Told Western Westerns]
If we look to the history of other nations, ancient or modern, we find no example of a growth so rapid, so gigantic, of a people so prosperous and happy. James Monroe
[ Ancient Example Find Gigantic Growth Happy History Look Modern Nations Other Prosperous Rapid]
Art history is less explosive than the rest of history, so it sinks faster into the pulverized regions of time. Robert Smithson
[ Art Explosive Faster History Into Less Regions Rest Sinks Than Time]
Europe has a long and tragic history of mostly domestic terrorism. Gijs de Vries
[ Domestic Europe History Long Mostly Terrorism Tragic]
History has been the history of warfare. Godfrey Reggio
[ Been History Warfare]
But the most important thing about that story, which is not often told, is that as a result after the Cuban missile crisis, immediate steps were taken to correct our inability to collect on the movement of nuclear material out of the Soviet Union to other places. David Kay
[ After Collect Correct Crisis Cuban Immediate Important Inability Material Missile Most Movement Nuclear Often Other Our Out Places Result Soviet Steps Story Taken Thing Told Union Were Which]
Never in the history of cinema has a medium entertained an audience. It's what you do with the medium. John Lasseter
[ Audience Cinema Entertained History Medium Never]
Narcissism and the Confederate dead cannot be connected logically, or even historically; even were the connection an historical fact, they would not stand connected as art, for no one experiences raw history. Allen Tate
[ Art Cannot Confederate Connected Connection Dead Even Experiences Fact Historical Historically History Logically Narcissism Raw Stand Were Would]
For me a thriller is a very carefully structured story. Jeffery Deaver
[ Carefully Story Structured Thriller Very]
It's been a strange day - a day when I thought I was on top of the world, planning my life. I planned all of my courses for the rest of the semester at Smith, and talked to my advisor about honoring in History. Julie Nixon Eisenhower
[ Advisor Been Courses Day History Honoring Life Planned Planning Rest Semester Smith Strange Talked Thought Top World]
Without any intended hubris, I've lead a pretty exciting life. What I've tried to do in Mission Compromised is draw on those experiences to create a sense of excitement and realism within the story. Oliver North
[ Any Compromised Create Draw Excitement Exciting Experiences Hubris Intended Lead Life Mission Pretty Realism Sense Story Those Tried Within Without]
With faith and courage, generations of Armenians have overcome great suffering and proudly preserved their culture, traditions, and religion and have told the story of the genocide to an often indifferent world. Jerry Costello
[ Armenians Courage Culture Faith Generations Genocide Great Indifferent Often Overcome Preserved Proudly Religion Story Suffering Their Told Traditions World]
From their experience or from the recorded experience of others (history), men learn only what their passions and their metaphysical prejudices allow them to learn. Aldous Huxley
[ Allow Experience History Learn Men Metaphysical Only Others Passions Prejudices Recorded Their Them]
The short story is like an old friend who calls whenever he is in town. We are happy to hear from it; we casually fan the embers of past intimacies, and buy it lunch. R. Z. Sheppard
[ Buy Calls Casually Embers Fan Friend Happy Hear Intimacies Lunch Old Past Short Story Town Whenever]
In ordinary detective novels you never see the consequences of what happens in a story in the next book. That you do in mine. Steig Larsson
[ Book Consequences Detective Happens Mine Never Next Novels Ordinary See Story]
I go into my library and all history unrolls before me. Alexander Smith
[ Before Go History Into Library]
The development of the meaning attaching to the personal self, the conscious being, is the subject matter of the history of psychology. James M. Baldwin
[ Attaching Being Conscious Development History Matter Meaning Personal Psychology Self Subject]
I don't stare at a sheet of paper and try to think of a good word to use. I try to see where the story should go. Brad Paisley
[ Go Good Paper See Sheet Should Stare Story Think Try Use Where Word]
The study of history is the beginning of political wisdom. Jean Bodin
[ Beginning History Political Study Wisdom]
Every major question in history is a religious question. It has more effect in molding life than nationalism or a common language. Hilaire Belloc
[ Common Effect Every History Language Life Major Molding More Nationalism Question Religious Than]
Storytelling is not what I do for a living - it is how I do all that I do while I am living. Donald Davis
[ Am How Living Storytelling While]
Most of the time it's the role. Sometimes it's the story and sometimes it just the paycheck. It's the little movies that come out as stories or the fact that I have work to go out, you know what I'm saying, you can only be out so long without work, you start getting antsy. Morgan Freeman
[ Antsy Come Fact Getting Go Just Know Little Long Most Movies Only Out Paycheck Role Saying Sometimes Start Stories Story Time Without Work]
But when 9/11 struck, I had a change of heart. I knew the story had to be told because what happened at 9/11 is a direct result of what the economic hit men are doing. John Perkins
[ Because Change Direct Doing Economic Had Happened Heart Hit Knew Men Result Story Struck Told]
If we look at music history closely, it is not difficult to isolate certain elements of great potency which were to nourish the art of music for decades, if not centuries. George Crumb
[ Art Centuries Certain Closely Decades Difficult Elements Great History Isolate Look Music Nourish Potency Were Which]
I read all the time... I read a lot of history books. Mickey Spillane
[ Books History Lot Read Time]
We are not the originators of the story. I think it's actually the opposite when you're an actor. You're telling somebody else's story. Jessica Lange
[ Actor Actually Else Opposite Somebody Story Telling Think]
If you're dealing with a musical in which you're trying to tell a story, it's got to sound like speech. At the same time it's got to be a song. Stephen Sondheim
[ Dealing Got Musical Same Song Sound Speech Story Tell Time Trying Which]
Students of American history will recall that the important place where work gets done in the legislative body, almost without exception, is in the committees, more so than on the floor although sometimes more attention is paid to the floor. Paul Sarbanes
[ Almost Although American Attention Body Committees Done Exception Floor Gets History Important Legislative More Paid Place Recall Sometimes Students Than Where Will Without Work]
It's a responsibility of the writer to get the reader out of the story somehow. Michael Ondaatje
[ Get Out Reader Responsibility Somehow Story Writer]
The pleasure of writing fiction is that you are always spotting some new approach, an alternative way of telling a story and manipulating characters; the novel is such a wonderfully flexible form. Penelope Lively
[ Alternative Always Approach Characters Fiction Flexible Form Manipulating New Novel Pleasure Some Story Such Telling Way Wonderfully Writing]
I cannot be much pleased without an appearance of truth; at least of possibility I wish the history to be natural though the sentiments are refined; and the characters to be probable, though their behaviour is excelling. Frances Burney
[ Appearance Behaviour Cannot Characters History Least Much Natural Pleased Possibility Probable Refined Sentiments Their Though Truth Wish Without]
The difference between me and the newer artists is that I have the history with the architects, the masters that started the music. I know where the music came from. Ricky Skaggs
[ Architects Artists Between Came Difference History Know Masters Music Newer Started Where]
It is in the very nature of things human that every act that has once made its appearance and has been recorded in the history of mankind stays with mankind as a potentiality long after its actuality has become a thing of the past. Hannah Arendt
[ Act Actuality After Appearance Become Been Every History Human Long Made Mankind Nature Once Past Recorded Stays Thing Things Very]
Let's be very honest about what this is about. It's not about bashing Democrats, it's not about taxes, they have no idea what the Boston tea party was about, they don't know their history at all. This is about hating a black man in the White House. This is racism straight up. Janeane Garofalo
[ Black Boston Democrats Hating History Honest House Idea Know Man Party Racism Straight Taxes Tea Their Up Very White]
Once a newspaper touches a story, the facts are lost forever, even to the protagonists. Norman Mailer
[ Even Facts Forever Lost Newspaper Once Protagonists Story Touches]
I think we're struggling with trying to redefine various positions at this point in history. To allow freedom for women, freedom for men, freedom from those sharply defined gender roles. Fred Ward
[ Allow Defined Freedom Gender History Men Point Positions Redefine Roles Sharply Struggling Think Those Trying Various Women]
From the time I was a little boy I found myself reading history when I had a choice. I read a lot of things, but history had a special appeal for me. Donald Kagan
[ Appeal Boy Choice Found Had History Little Lot Myself Read Reading Special Things Time]
I wanted to write a story that demanded the viewer's attention. Nigel Kneale
[ Attention Demanded Story Viewer Wanted Write]
The writer interweaves a story with his own doubts, questions, and values. That is art. Naguib Mahfouz
[ Art Doubts His Own Questions Story Values Writer]
Neither a wise man nor a brave man lies down on the tracks of history to wait for the train of the future to run over him. Dwight D. Eisenhower
[ Brave Down Future Him History Lies Man Neither Nor Over Run Tracks Train Wait Wise]
I think the story is my form. Joseph Epstein
[ Form Story Think]
I think my parents were happy that I'd gone to university and gotten a degree in history so they thought, 'Well if acting doesn't work for him, he can always become a history teacher or something.' Fortunately, the acting worked out. Derek Jacobi
[ Acting Always Become Degree Fortunately Gone Gotten Happy Him History Out Parents Something Teacher Think Thought University Well Were Work Worked]
First of all, there's no mention of political parties in the Constitution, so you begin American history with not only no political conventions but also no parties. Michael Beschloss
[ Also American Begin Constitution Conventions First History Mention Only Parties Political]
My mother took my picture to a model agency and the rest is history. Angie Everhart
[ Agency History Model Mother Picture Rest Took]
September 11 awoke us to the threat of terrorism. It was forever bookmarked in our history as the day when life as Americans knew it, changed forever. Randy Forbes
[ Americans Awoke Changed Day Forever History Knew Life Our September Terrorism Threat Us]
It is my opinion that human history can make no sense unless evil doings are recognized for what they are, and that they are bearable only if somehow they may be redeemed. Simon Conway Morris
[ Bearable Doings Evil History Human Make May Only Opinion Recognized Redeemed Sense Somehow Unless]
I love the early process of asking questions about a story and deciding which questions matter most. Diane Sawyer
[ Asking Deciding Early Love Matter Most Process Questions Story Which]
I never made a daring rescue, which is the story people want to hear. I did go to my share of fires. Steve Buscemi
[ Daring Did Fires Go Hear Made Never Rescue Share Story Want Which]
With each of those projects I wasn't thinking about how the layout would really affect the story I was working on - it wasn't the content that was affecting the layout, it was, how I wanted to draw at that point in time. Chester Brown
[ Affect Affecting Content Draw Each How Layout Point Projects Really Story Thinking Those Time Wanted Working Would]
Nothing ever begins. There is no first moment; no single word or place from which this or any other story springs. Clive Barker
[ Any Begins Ever First Moment Nothing Other Place Single Springs Story Which Word]
I guess I've played a lot of victims, but that's what a lot of the history of women is about. Jodie Foster
[ Guess History Lot Played Victims Women]
I had learned what wealth was, and a great deal about production and exchange for myself in the early history of South Australia - of the value of machinery, of roads and bridges, and of ports for transport and export. Catherine Helen Spence
[ Australia Bridges Deal Early Exchange Export Great Had History Learned Machinery Myself Ports Production Roads South Transport Value Wealth]
History suggests that attempts to privatize Medicare by relying on private companies to offer Medicare benefits in rural America simply will not work. Bennie Thompson
[ America Attempts Benefits Companies History Medicare Offer Private Privatize Relying Rural Simply Suggests Will Work]
Christianity is usually called a religion. As a religion it has had a wider geographic spread and is more deeply rooted among more peoples than any other religion in the history of mankind. Kenneth Scott Latourette
[ Among Any Called Christianity Deeply Geographic Had History Mankind More Other Peoples Religion Rooted Spread Than Usually Wider]
Someday, after we have mastered the winds, the waves, the tides and gravity, we shall harness for God the energies of love. Then for the second time in the history of the world, we will have discovered fire. Teilhard de Chardin
[ After Discovered Energies Fire God Gravity Harness History Love Mastered Second Shall Someday Then Tides Time Waves Will Winds World]
Finding good players is easy. Getting them to play as a team is another story. Casey Stengel
[ Another Easy Finding Getting Good Play Players Story Team Them]
The history of the past is but one long struggle upward to equality. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
[ Equality History Long Past Struggle Upward]
Good and bad - this is the story of my life. Martha Reeves
[ Bad Good Life Story]
The story of life is quicker then the blink of an eye, the story of love is hello, goodbye. Jimi Hendrix
[ Blink Eye Goodbye Hello Life Love Quicker Story Then]
Even the bands I dig don't have a history of attaining mass consumption. Evan Dando
[ Attaining Bands Consumption Dig Even History Mass]
History can never be covered up. Zhu Rongji
[ Covered History Never Up]
A story is told as much by silence as by speech. Susan Griffin
[ Much Silence Speech Story Told]
Revolutions are the locomotives of history. Karl Marx
[ History Revolutions]
Bush does not want to go down in history as the president who lost in Iraq. His strategy to the extent he has one is to hang tough and let whoever succeeds him take the fall. Eleanor Clift
[ Bush Does Down Extent Fall Go Hang Him His History Iraq Lost President Strategy Succeeds Take Tough Want Whoever]
I was totally absorbed in the real world, the politics, the history, the news, and I just couldn't find my way into the fictional world... When I finally could return to writing the novel, it was in fits and starts. David Guterson
[ Absorbed Could Fictional Finally Find Fits History Into Just News Novel Politics Real Return Starts Totally Way World Writing]
The history of thought may be summed up in these words: it is absurd by what it seeks and great by what it finds. Paul Valery
[ Absurd Finds Great History May Seeks Summed These Thought Up Words]
The filmmaker's got to make it his story and the actors have got to make it their story. Rachel Griffiths
[ Actors Filmmaker Got His Make Story Their]
That was the first time ever in history that anybody got Special Guest Star. I started that whole nonsense. Jonathan Harris
[ Anybody Ever First Got Guest History Nonsense Special Star Started Time Whole]
It's their story, and I got to be the guy in the back while they were in the foreground. Geoffrey Rush
[ Back Foreground Got Guy Story Their Were While]
At MTV, it's very nice sometimes to be able to be very specific. Specificity really makes a news story interesting because you can color it in that personality. Tabitha Soren
[ Able Because Color Interesting Makes Mtv News Nice Personality Really Sometimes Specific Specificity Story Very]
After The Silence of the Lambs and Hannibal, the audience would like to know where, when, and who arrests Hannibal Lecter for the first time. This is the story of Red Dragon. Dino De Laurentiis
[ After Arrests Audience Dragon First Hannibal Know Lambs Red Silence Story Time Where Would]
World War II is the greatest drama in human history, the biggest war ever and a true battle of good and evil. I imagine writers will continue to get stories from it, and readers will continue to love them, for many more years. Ken Follett
[ Battle Biggest Continue Drama Ever Evil Get Good Greatest History Human Ii Imagine Love Many More Readers Stories Them True War Will World Writers Years]
I like the storytelling and reading the letters, the long-distance dedications. Anytime in radio that you can reach somebody on an emotional level, you're really connecting. Casey Kasum
[ Anytime Connecting Emotional Letters Level Long-Distance Radio Reach Reading Really Somebody Storytelling]
The history of Hillary Clinton as a five-year senator is to promote Hillary Clinton and not the needs of New Yorkers. John Spencer
[ Clinton Five-Year Hillary History Needs New Promote Senator Yorkers]
In my books, I never portray violence as a reasonable solution to a problem. If the lead characters in the story are driven to it, it's at the extreme end of their experience. Dean Koontz
[ Books Characters Driven End Experience Extreme Lead Never Portray Problem Reasonable Solution Story Their Violence]
Authors want their names down in history; I want to keep the smoke coming out of the chimney. Mickey Spillane
[ Authors Chimney Coming Down History Keep Names Out Smoke Their Want]
How can an article about me or the Batman be the true story when I am not consulted or interviewed? Bob Kane
[ Am Article Batman Consulted How Interviewed Story True]
In capitalist history, invasion and class struggle are not opposites, as the official legend would have us believe, but one is the means and the expression of the other. Karl Liebknecht
[ Believe Capitalist Class Expression History Invasion Legend Means Official Opposites Other Struggle Us Would]
Here, we tell the story: why the people came here, what they did when they got here, going back to the Native Americans and coming all the way forward. Robert Patterson
[ Americans Back Came Coming Did Forward Going Got Here Native Story Tell Way Why]
I look at the film as an opportunity to see some bountifully creative minds do something that I could not do - tell the story with images. I can't wait to see what they do. Laura Hillenbrand
[ Could Creative Film Images Look Minds Opportunity See Some Something Story Tell Wait]
I think that every show on television has its place. I think Married With Children or, I don't know, The Nanny... some people want to go home, turn on the TV and be able to iron their clothes or grab a sandwich. Come out and catch a joke and not have to follow the story. Peter Krause
[ Able Catch Children Clothes Come Every Follow Go Grab Home Iron Joke Know Married Nanny Out Place Sandwich Show Some Story Television Their Think Turn Tv Want]
Interpreter of Maladies is the title of one of the stories in the book. And the phrase itself was something I thought of before I even wrote that story. Jhumpa Lahiri
[ Before Book Even Interpreter Itself Maladies Phrase Something Stories Story Thought Title Wrote]
I really love the process, with stage, of rehearsal, you get to create a character, and you have a beginning, a middle, and an end of story. And in television, you don't. Sasha Alexander
[ Beginning Character Create End Get Love Middle Process Really Rehearsal Stage Story Television]
I have thoroughly gone through the subject of the Incarnation; and if it served you, could at any time give you the history from the beginning of the controversies on this subject, and of its present form. Edward Irving
[ Any Beginning Controversies Could Form Give Gone History Incarnation Present Served Subject Thoroughly Through Time]
Science is the international language, so when we are able to convince countries that good decision-making for human health and animal health is based upon science, that's a real success story for us. Mike Johanns
[ Able Animal Based Convince Countries Decision-Making Good Health Human International Language Real Science Story Success Upon Us]
I don't have a plan for a story when I sit down to write. I would get quite bored carrying it out. Michael Ondaatje
[ Bored Carrying Down Get Out Plan Quite Sit Story Would Write]
Since the election, since the formation of a government, the death in Iraq has increased. The United States stands by, helpless to do anything about it. That's the reality, not George Bush's revisionist history! Mark Shields
[ Anything Bush Death Election Formation George Government Helpless History Increased Iraq Reality Revisionist Since Stands States United]
I'm just trying to tell a good story and make thought-provoking, entertaining films. I just try and draw upon the great culture we have as a people, from music, novels, the streets. Spike Lee
[ Culture Draw Entertaining Films Good Great Just Make Music Novels Story Streets Tell Try Trying Upon]
It's a tough job to tell a story when the audience already knows the ending, and the ending is bleak. Walter Jon Williams
[ Already Audience Bleak Ending Job Knows Story Tell Tough]
A library is the delivery room for the birth of ideas, a place where history comes to life. Norman Cousins
[ Birth Comes Delivery History Ideas Library Life Place Room Where]
I grew up in a place where everybody was a storyteller, but nobody wrote. It was that kind of Celtic, storytelling tradition: everybody would have a story at the pub or at parties, even at the clubs and raves. Irvine Welsh
[ Celtic Clubs Even Everybody Grew Kind Nobody Parties Place Pub Raves Story Storyteller Storytelling Tradition Up Where Would Wrote]
It's a great story. It's available for anyone else who wants to try it. We're not brilliant. We're not unbelievable. We're just two people who hit a nerve. I think it can be done again and again and again. More people should try it. Jerry Moss
[ Again Anyone Available Brilliant Done Else Great Hit Just More Nerve Should Story Think Try Two Unbelievable Wants]
I don't want to go down in history as a man who allowed blood to be shed. Eduard Shevardnadze
[ Allowed Blood Down Go History Man Shed Want]
As individuals, we are shaped by story from the time of birth; we are formed by what we are told by our parents, our teachers, our intimates. Helen Dunmore
[ Birth Formed Individuals Intimates Our Parents Shaped Story Teachers Time Told]
If you don't have a story that will hold the audience, you won't have a successful show. Dorothy Fields
[ Audience Hold Show Story Successful Will Won]
From the building of the temple of Solomon, which is also treated as a leading epoch in chronology, a new period in the history of worship is accordingly dated, - and to a certain extent with justice. Julius Wellhausen
[ Accordingly Also Building Certain Chronology Dated Epoch Extent History Justice Leading New Period Solomon Temple Treated Which Worship]
This anniversary serves to help remind the American people that, in the wake of one of the greatest political scandals and misuse of power in our history as a nation, scandal produced important reforms that served this nation well for two decades. Elliot Richardson
[ American Anniversary Decades Greatest Help History Important Misuse Nation Our Political Power Produced Reforms Remind Scandal Scandals Served Serves Two Wake Well]
It's a required part of your film history to know who Woody is. His movies are so wonderful, and not just funny but so insightful about human behavior. Scarlett Johansson
[ Behavior Film Funny His History Human Insightful Just Know Movies Part Required Wonderful Woody Your]
Part of the work is determining through what instrument you are playing. Actors are physical, olympian storytellers and we should be able to create entire landscapes with nothing. Ajay Naidu
[ Able Actors Create Determining Entire Instrument Landscapes Nothing Olympian Part Physical Playing Should Storytellers Through Work]
Even of if a certain backlash is unavoidable, we must make the most of the momentous chance with which history has presented us so swiftly and so unexpectedly. Moshe Sharett
[ Backlash Certain Chance Even History Make Momentous Most Must Presented Swiftly Unavoidable Unexpectedly Us Which]
Recounting of a life story, a mind thinking aloud leads one inevitably to the consideration of problems which are no longer psychological but spiritual. Paul Tournier Religion
[ Aloud Consideration Inevitably Leads Life Longer Mind Problems Psychological Recounting Spiritual Story Thinking Which]
I never put out a history, I put out a dramatic history. Oliver Stone
[ Dramatic History Never Out Put]
We live in a world where amnesia is the most wished-for state. When did history become a bad word? John Guare
[ Amnesia Bad Become Did History Live Most State Where Word World]
A poem may be an instance of morality, of social conditions, of psychological history; it may instance all its qualities, but never one of them alone, nor any two or three; never less than all. Allen Tate
[ Alone Any Conditions History Instance Less May Morality Never Nor Poem Psychological Qualities Social Than Them Three Two]
I've been very fortunate to be able to jump around. I just did this really wonderful film called Map of the World. That was a real, amazing, dramatic story. Then I did a movie called Company Men, a little comedy about the Bay of Pigs. Sigourney Weaver
[ Able Amazing Around Bay Been Called Comedy Company Did Dramatic Film Fortunate Jump Just Little Map Men Movie Pigs Real Really Story Then Very Wonderful World]
One would have to have completely forgotten the history of science so as to not remember that the desire to know nature has had the most constant and the happiest influence on the development of mathematics. Henri Poincare
[ Completely Constant Desire Development Forgotten Had Happiest History Influence Know Mathematics Most Nature Remember Science Would]
With any story I write, I could actually write it from three or four different perspectives, which would end with a completely different moral at the end. Tracey Emin
[ Actually Any Completely Could Different End Four Moral Perspectives Story Three Which Would Write]
I never fixed a story. I didn't make judgments, I let the listener make judgments. When I got to the end of the story, if it had a moral, I let the listener find it. Tom T. Hall
[ End Find Fixed Got Had Judgments Listener Make Moral Never Story]
The church, inserted and active in human society and in history, does not exist in order to exercise political power or to govern the society. Claudio Hummes
[ Active Church Does Exercise Exist Govern History Human Inserted Order Political Power Society]
I don't know if you've ever tried writing a Doctor Who story, but it's a lot more difficult than it initially appears, especially if you've got more than one assistant. Sarah Sutton
[ Appears Assistant Difficult Doctor Especially Ever Got Initially Know Lot More Story Than Tried Writing]
Patience is the most necessary quality for business, many a man would rather you heard his story than grant his request. Lord Chesterfield
[ Business Grant Heard His Man Many Most Necessary Patience Quality Rather Request Story Than Would]
And remember, where you have a concentration of power in a few hands, all too frequently men with the mentality of gangsters get control. History has proven that. Lord Acton
[ Concentration Control Few Frequently Gangsters Get Hands History Men Mentality Power Proven Remember Too Where]
Imagination is always the fabric of social life and the dynamic of history. The influence of real needs and compulsions, of real interests and materials, is indirect because the crowd is never conscious of it. Simone Weil
[ Always Because Compulsions Conscious Crowd Dynamic Fabric History Imagination Indirect Influence Interests Life Materials Needs Never Real Social]
Al Zarqawi had a long history of terrorism. He was responsible for several bombings and beheadings in Iraq, including Pennsylvania native Nicholas Berg. Tim Murphy
[ Al Berg Bombings Had History Including Iraq Long Native Nicholas Pennsylvania Responsible Several Terrorism Zarqawi]
Sometimes - history needs a push. Vladimir Lenin
[ History Needs Push Sometimes]
The United Nations has a critical role to play in promoting stability, security, democracy, human rights, and economic development. The UN is as relevant today as at any time in its history, but it needs reform. Chuck Hagel
[ Any Critical Democracy Development Economic History Human Nations Needs Play Promoting Reform Relevant Rights Role Security Stability Time Today Un United]
The monuments of the nations are all protests against nothingness after death; so are statues and inscriptions; so is history. Lew Wallace
[ After Against Death History Inscriptions Monuments Nations Nothingness Protests Statues]
It is as if Clinton had called one of the most respected character witnesses in all of U.S. history to testify that the primal urge has a most distinguished presidential pedigree. Joseph J. Ellis
[ Called Character Clinton Distinguished Had History Most Pedigree Presidential Primal Respected Testify Urge Witnesses]
When I was a junior camp counselor and it was my job to tell the campers a bedtime story or devotional, I would tell them a rapture story. Jerry B. Jenkins
[ Bedtime Camp Counselor Devotional Job Junior Rapture Story Tell Them Would]
The very concept of history implies the scholar and the reader. Without a generation of civilized people to study history, to preserve its records, to absorb its lessons and relate them to its own problems, history, too, would lose its meaning. George F. Kennan
[ Absorb Civilized Concept Generation History Implies Lessons Lose Meaning Own Preserve Problems Reader Records Relate Scholar Study Them Too Very Without Would]
We have often been attracted to the story of the other, the outcast. And he and I just loved working together, so it just kept happening, and our relationship is completely bound up with our work. We enjoy each other's art. Julie Taymor
[ Art Attracted Been Bound Completely Each Enjoy Happening Just Kept Loved Often Other Our Outcast Relationship Story Together Up Work Working]
All human beings have an innate need to hear and tell stories and to have a story to live by. religion, whatever else it has done, has provided one of the main ways of meeting this abiding need. Harvey Cox
[ Abiding Beings Done Else Hear Human Innate Live Main Meeting Need Provided Religion Stories Story Tell Ways Whatever]
Both the historian and the novelist view history as the struggle of a tiny minority, able and determined to make judgments, which is up against a vast and densely packed majority of the blind, who are led by their instincts and unable to think for themselves. Lion Feuchtwanger
[ Able Against Blind Both Determined Historian History Instincts Judgments Led Majority Make Minority Novelist Packed Struggle Their Themselves Think Tiny Unable Up Vast View Which]
Young women today often have very little appreciation for the real battles that took place to get women where they are today in this country. I don't know how much history young women today know about those battles. Sandra Day O'Connor
[ Appreciation Battles Country Get History How Know Little Much Often Place Real Those Today Took Very Where Women Young]
Do you seriously expect me to be the first Prince of Wales in history not to have a mistress? Prince Charles
[ Expect First History Mistress Prince Seriously Wales]
It is ironic that the United States should have been founded by intellectuals, for throughout most of our political history, the intellectual has been for the most part either an outsider, a servant or a scapegoat. Richard Hofstadter
[ Been Either Founded History Intellectual Intellectuals Ironic Most Our Outsider Part Political Scapegoat Servant Should States Throughout United]
No cause is left but the most ancient of all, the one, in fact, that from the beginning of our history has determined the very existence of politics, the cause of freedom versus tyranny. Hannah Arendt
[ Ancient Beginning Cause Determined Existence Fact Freedom History Left Most Our Politics Tyranny Versus Very]
Ibrahim tells his story without a grain of complaint, and this was true for all of the band members. This is very much part of the Cuban spirit and soul. Wim Wenders
[ Band Complaint Cuban Grain His Members Much Part Soul Spirit Story Tells True Very Without]
In our brief national history we have shot four of our presidents, worried five of them to death, impeached one and hounded another out of office. And when all else fails, we hold an election and assassinate their character. P. J. O'Rourke
[ Another Assassinate Brief Character Death Election Else Fails Five Four History Hold Hounded Impeached National Office Our Out Presidents Shot Their Them Worried]
Because I found myself telling the story of his family to people without the visual aids that I was able to employ by filming them eventually. But I very much knew exactly what I was going to do. Terry Zwigoff
[ Able Aids Because Employ Eventually Exactly Family Filming Found Going His Knew Much Myself Story Telling Them Very Visual Without]
Might does not make right, it only makes history. Jim Fiebig
[ Does History Make Makes Might Only Right]
It felt like being in the center of the world, and I felt like I was a witness to history and I knew that the whole world was watching on television. So, I could feel the collective consciousness of the world focused on this little strip of land called Seattle. Krist Novoselic
[ Being Called Center Collective Consciousness Could Feel Felt Focused History Knew Land Little Seattle Strip Television Watching Whole Witness World]
Among famous traitors of history one might mention the weather. Ilka Chase
[ Among Famous History Mention Might Traitors Weather]
You have to remember that I was a bright but simple fellow from Canada who seldom, if ever, met another writer, and then only a so-called literary type that occasionally sold a story and meanwhile worked in an office for a living. A. E. van Vogt
[ Another Bright Canada Ever Fellow Literary Living Meanwhile Met Occasionally Office Only Remember Seldom Simple So-Called Sold Story Then Type Worked Writer]
Difficulty is the excuse history never accepts. Edward R. Murrow History
[ Accepts Difficulty Excuse History Never]
Conservative talk radio works because there are lots of conservatives who are convinced that they are not getting the whole story from the regular media. Paul Weyrich
[ Because Conservative Conservatives Convinced Getting Lots Media Radio Regular Story Talk Whole Works]
This above all makes history useful and desirable; it unfolds before our eyes a glorious record of exemplary actions. Titus Livius
[ Above Actions Before Desirable Exemplary Eyes Glorious History Makes Our Record Unfolds Useful]
I am much more involved in the filmmaking experience on Mag Seven. I'm much more involved in story elements, casting decisions, the writing of the show, the blocking of the scenes. Michael Biehn
[ Am Blocking Casting Decisions Elements Experience Filmmaking Involved More Much Scenes Seven Show Story Writing]
The view of Jerusalem is the history of the world; it is more, it is the history of earth and of heaven. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Earth Heaven History Jerusalem More View World]
It's a major part of world history that men are trying to kill each other. It's just one slaughter after the other. We talk about it, but no one's really listening. Fred Ward
[ After Each History Just Kill Listening Major Men Other Part Really Slaughter Talk Trying World]
I promised her an interesting life and good food, and the rest is history. Bob Ehrlich
[ Food Good Her History Interesting Life Promised Rest]
I would recommend the short story form, which is a lot harder to write since you have to be so careful with words, until there is plenty of time to doodle through a novel. Anne McCaffrey
[ Careful Doodle Form Harder Lot Novel Plenty Recommend Short Since Story Through Time Until Which Words Would Write]
Based on history the expectations are simply the highest, it kind of could become a burden for you or it could be something that you are really proud of, you know so I take the second one. Jurgen Klinsmann
[ Based Become Burden Could Expectations Highest History Kind Know Proud Really Second Simply Something Take]
What the detective story is about is not murder but the restoration of order. P. D. James
[ Detective Murder Order Restoration Story]
I study history in order to give an interpretation. Oliver Stone
[ Give History Interpretation Order Study]
Films have gotten leaner and leaner, cutting out all variations from the story line. Neil Jordan
[ Cutting Films Gotten Line Out Story Variations]
I like dreams of the future better than the history of the past. Patrick Henry
[ Better Dreams Future History Past Than]
It was suggested that I take a recording test. I passed, was liked and, well, you know the rest of the story. Johnny Kidd
[ Know Liked Passed Recording Rest Story Suggested Take Test Well]
There is no short and easy road, no magic cure for those ills which have afflicted mankind from the dawn of history. Frank B. Kellogg
[ Afflicted Cure Dawn Easy History Ills Magic Mankind Road Short Those Which]
But the history of the changes produced by a universal idea is not a history of changes in the individual, but of changes brought about by the successive efforts of millions of individuals in the course of many generations. Lafcadio Hearn
[ Brought Changes Course Efforts Generations History Idea Individual Individuals Many Millions Produced Successive Universal]
The White House used to belong to the American people. At least that's what I learned from history books and from covering every president starting with John F. Kennedy. Helen Thomas
[ American Belong Books Covering Every History House John Kennedy Learned Least President Starting Used White]
Sometimes people get mad at The Simpsons' subversive story telling, but there's another message in there, which is a celebration of making wild, funny stories. Matt Groening
[ Another Celebration Funny Get Mad Making Message Simpsons Sometimes Stories Story Subversive Telling Which Wild]
I'm pretty ruthless about that; I think when you sign over your story, you sign over your story. Rachel Griffiths
[ Over Pretty Ruthless Sign Story Think Your]
But reason has no power against feeling, and feeling older than history is no light matter. Charlotte Perkins Gilman
[ Against Feeling History Light Matter Older Power Reason Than]
For long, history was mainly political history, and historical narrative was confined to an account of the most important crises in political life, or to an account of wars and great generals. Michael I. Rostovtzeff
[ Account Confined Crises Generals Great Historical History Important Life Long Mainly Most Narrative Political Wars]
Our nation was created in ways that allow human potential to prosper, and it created the greatest nation for people in the history of humanity. Now Obama is dismantling it, because he has no appreciation for our greatness. In fact, he resents it. He blames this country for whatever evils he sees around the world. Rush Limbaugh
[ Allow Appreciation Around Because Blames Country Created Dismantling Evils Fact Greatest Greatness History Human Humanity Nation Now Obama Obama Our Potential Prosper Resents Sees Ways Whatever World]
That is a Medieval way of drawing history, in which they do not respect the law and want the rest of the world to respect the law. That's not possible. Emir Kusturica
[ Drawing History Law Medieval Possible Respect Rest Want Way Which World]
Today, as we look back on the history of our nation and take note of how far we have come as a people, we are reminded that we owe a great debt to those who fought valiantly for the freedoms that we easily take for granted. Sam Brownback
[ Back Come Debt Easily Far Fought Freedoms Granted Great History How Look Nation Note Our Owe Reminded Take Those Today]
I thought I had to make an impact on history. I had to become the greatest choreographer of my time. That was my mission. Posterity deals with us however it sees fit. But I gave it 20 years of my best shot. Twyla Tharp
[ Become Best Choreographer Deals Fit Gave Greatest Had History However Impact Make Mission Posterity Sees Shot Thought Time Us Years]
Everyone of us is a wonder. Everyone of us has a story. Kristin Hunter
[ Everyone Story Us Wonder]
The possibility of a scientific treatment of history means a wider experience, a greater maturity of practical reason, and finally a fuller realization of certain basic ideas regarding the nature of life and time. Muhammed Iqbal
[ Basic Certain Experience Finally Fuller Greater History Ideas Life Maturity Means Nature Possibility Practical Realization Reason Regarding Scientific Time Treatment Wider]
Readers will stay with an author, no matter what the variations in style and genre, as long as they get that sense of story, of character, of empathetic involvement. Dean Koontz
[ Author Character Empathetic Genre Get Involvement Long Matter Readers Sense Stay Story Style Variations Will]
I loved psychology and I loved history. Joely Fisher
[ History Loved Psychology]
The only difference is that religion is much better organised and has been around much longer, but it's the same story with different characters and different costumes. James Randi
[ Around Been Better Characters Costumes Difference Different Longer Much Only Organised Religion Same Story]
I come from a family of great readers and storytellers. Katherine Dunn
[ Come Family Great Readers Storytellers]
The history of our country is not the history of any other country in the world which is either practicing advanced democracy or struggling to lay the foundation for democracy. Ibrahim Babangida
[ Advanced Any Country Democracy Either Foundation History Lay Other Our Practicing Struggling Which World]
So history is fertile territory for me and I think I could feel happy with any period of history, provided I had the right sources and the necessary time for the initial research. Rose Tremain
[ Any Could Feel Fertile Had Happy History Initial Necessary Period Provided Research Right Sources Territory Think Time]
History, a distillation of rumour. Thomas Carlyle
[ Distillation History]
The history of American politics is littered with bodies of people who took so pure a position that they had no clout at all. Benjamin C. Bradlee
[ American Bodies Clout Had History Littered Politics Position Pure Took]
The issue of civil rights was too much for the establishment to handle. One of the chapters of history that's least studied by historians is the 300 to 500 riots in the U.S. between 1965 and 1970. Tom Hayden
[ Between Chapters Civil Establishment Handle Historians History Issue Least Much Rights Riots Studied Too]
Bankers know that history is inflationary and that money is the last thing a wise man will hoard. Will Durant
[ Bankers History Hoard Inflationary Know Last Man Money Thing Will Wise]
I got a call to come in and meet Fox, and the rest is history. Paula Abdul
[ Call Come Fox Got History Meet Rest]
With Groo, I try to do one story every book. Sometimes the stories are better if they go a little longer, and I choose to do it in four issues. Sergio Aragones
[ Better Book Choose Every Four Go Issues Little Longer Sometimes Stories Story Try]
If you like a story that's totally different and won't know which way it's going... where it's go ing to end up and which way it's going to take you, then I think my work fits the bill. Rob Walton
[ Bill Different End Fits Go Going Know Story Take Then Think Totally Up Way Where Which Won Work]
And History will smile to think that this is the species for which Socrates and Jesus Christ died. Julien Benda
[ Christ Died History Jesus Smile Socrates Species Think Which Will]
History not used is nothing, for all intellectual life is action, like practical life, and if you don't use the stuff well, it might as well be dead. Arnold J. Toynbee
[ Action Dead History Intellectual Life Might Nothing Practical Stuff Use Used Well]
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]
While most of the things you've worried about have never happened, it's a different story with the things you haven't worried about. They are the ones that happen. Ruth Rendell
[ Different Happen Happened Haven Most Never Ones Story Things While Worried]
Whether the story reflects the facts is obviously a different matter. Kenneth Starr
[ Different Facts Matter Obviously Reflects Story Whether]
I'm just writing a story that I want to read. Jean M. Auel
[ Just Read Story Want Writing]
When you say things like, 'We have to wipe out the Taliban,' what does that mean? The Taliban is not a fixed number of people. The Taliban is an ideology that has sprung out of a history that, you know, America created anyway. Arundhati Roy
[ America Anyway Created Does Fixed History Ideology Know Mean Number Out Say Sprung Taliban Things Wipe]
My father was my main influence. He was a preacher, but he was also a history and political science teacher, and since he was my hero, I wanted to follow in his footsteps and become a teacher. David Soul
[ Also Become Father Follow Footsteps Hero His History Influence Main Political Preacher Science Since Teacher Wanted]
History has shown us that, on extraordinarily rare occasions, it becomes necessary for the federal government to intervene on behalf of individuals whose 14th Amendment rights to legal due process and equal protection may be violated by a state. Michael K. Simpson
[ Amendment Becomes Behalf Due Equal Extraordinarily Federal Government History Individuals Intervene Legal May Necessary Occasions Process Protection Rare Rights Shown State Us Violated Whose]
I've tried to tell a story. For me, it is the best one. Amanda Lear
[ Best Story Tell Tried]
Why if I had half a chance, I could make an entire movie using this stock footage. The story opens on these mysterious explosions. Nobody knows what's causing them, but it's upsetting all the buffalo. So, the military are called in to solve the mystery. Ed Wood
[ Buffalo Called Causing Chance Could Entire Explosions Footage Had Half Knows Make Military Movie Mysterious Mystery Nobody Opens Solve Stock Story Them These Upsetting Using Why]
Moments are incredible, but in my fantasy mind I see a Globe company which is renowned throughout the world for what it does with pure storytelling. So that people come and say: it's not just the building, it's the only place you can hear this kind of work. Mark Rylance
[ Building Come Company Does Fantasy Globe Hear Incredible Just Kind Mind Moments Only Place Pure Renowned Say See Storytelling Throughout Which Work World]
The happy story right now is the full page in Vanity Fair, which gives me a great deal of exposure. Jackie DeShannon
[ Deal Exposure Fair Full Gives Great Happy Now Page Right Story Vanity Which]
Whether you like it or not, history is on our side. We will bury you! Nikita Khrushchev
[ Bury History Our Side Whether Will]
History is, in its essentials, the science of change. It knows and it teaches that it is impossible to find two events that are ever exactly alike, because the conditions from which they spring are never identical. Marc Bloch
[ Alike Because Change Conditions Essentials Events Ever Exactly Find History Identical Impossible Knows Never Science Spring Teaches Two Which]
We study the injustices of history for the same reason that we study genocide, and for the same reason that psychologists study the minds of murderers and rapists... to understand how those evil things came about. Jared Diamond
[ Came Evil