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'.

I am trying to make art that relates to the deepest and most mythic concerns of human kind and I believe that, at this moment of history, feminism is humanism. Judy Chicago
[ Am Art Believe Concerns Deepest Feminism History Human Humanism Kind Make Moment Most Mythic Relates Trying]
I don't compete with other discus throwers. I compete with my own history. Al Oerter
[ Compete History Other Own]
I think the thing's that perhaps sad really is that younger people haven't come in and I think it must have been absolutely fantastic to have worked in the 50's when you had all of the great Broadway composers and when West Side Story didn't win the Tony Award. Andrew Lloyd Webber
[ Absolutely Award Been Broadway Come Composers Fantastic Great Had Haven Must Perhaps Really Sad Side Story Thing Think Tony West Win Worked Younger]
Black history is American history. Morgan Freeman
[ American Black History]
I seldom go into a natural history museum without feeling as if I were attending a funeral. John Burroughs
[ Attending Feeling Funeral Go History Into Museum Natural Seldom Were Without]
Religions, which condemn the pleasures of sense, drive men to seek the pleasures of power. Throughout history power has been the vice of the ascetic. Bertrand Russell
[ Ascetic Been Condemn Drive History Men Pleasures Power Religions Seek Sense Throughout Vice Which]
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]
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]
All history is incomprehensible without Christ. Ernest Renan
[ Christ History Incomprehensible Without]
History had its own way of explaining things. The way historians explain things is by telling a story. Donald Kagan
[ Explain Explaining Had Historians History Own Story Telling Things Way]
I do have a stunt double because there are certain things that they won't let me do. Like they won't set fire to me. They won't like let me jump off a 20 story building. There are certain big stunts that it's just impossible to get insurance to let me do, but for the most part I'd say I do probably 75% of my stuff. Alex O'Loughlin
[ Because Big Building Certain Double Fire Get Impossible Insurance Jump Just Most Off Part Probably Say Set Story Stuff Stunt Stunts Things Won]
They've never written a love story for me since I've been on the show and I think there's just more weight to it when two people love each other. Crystal Chappell
[ Been Each Just Love More Never Other Show Since Story Think Two Weight Written]
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]
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]
More Americans are working today than at any time in history. Roger Wicker
[ Americans Any History More Than Time Today Working]
Of course it's the same old story. Truth usually is the same old story. Margaret Thatcher
[ Course Old Same Story Truth Usually]
One of the things that I have learned since trying to bring in an interesting story in under 28 pages is that we already agree on great chunks of typical superhero stories. Bill Williams
[ Agree Already Bring Chunks Great Interesting Learned Pages Since Stories Story Superhero Things Trying Typical Under]
One of the reasons I think Dark Shadows still runs is that it's dependent on nothing else other than a story. David Selby
[ Dark Dependent Else Nothing Other Reasons Runs Shadows Still Story Than Think]
My conception of it was that in a normal film you have a story with different movements that program, develop, go a little bit off the trunk, come back, and end. Neil Jordan
[ Back Bit Come Conception Develop Different End Film Go Little Movements Normal Off Program Story Trunk]
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]
For the novels I wrote before selling anything, I didn't outline much. I had a vague idea of the story. George Stephen
[ Anything Before Had Idea Much Novels Outline Selling Story Vague Wrote]
If we insist that public life be reserved for those whose personal history is pristine, we are not going to get paragons of virtue running our affairs. We will get the very rich, who contract out the messy things in life the very dull, who have nothing to hide and nothing to show and the very devious, expert at covering their tracks and ambitious enough to risk their discovery. Charles Krauthammer
[ Affairs Ambitious Contract Covering Devious Discovery Dull Enough Expert Get Going Hide History Insist Life Messy Nothing Our Out Personal Pristine Public Reserved Rich Risk Running Show Their Things Those Tracks Very Virtu]
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]
There are periods in history when change is necessary, and other periods when it is better to keep everything for the time as it is. The art of life is to be in the rhythm of your age. Oswald Mosley
[ Age Art Better Change Everything History Keep Life Necessary Other Periods Rhythm Time Your]
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]
I certainly grew up seeing more movies and television than I read books, but when it came time to do the thing itself you don't have to hire a lot of people to sit down and write a book, so that was the story-telling medium that was available to me. John Sayles
[ Available Book Books Came Certainly Down Grew Hire Itself Lot Medium More Movies Read Seeing Sit Story-Telling Television Than Thing Time Up Write]
I sent The World Well Lost to one editor who rejected it on sight, and then wrote a letter to every other editor in the field warning them against the story, and urging them to reject it on sight without reading it. Theodore Sturgeon
[ Against Editor Every Field Letter Lost Other Reading Reject Rejected Sent Sight Story Them Then Urging Warning Well Without World Wrote]
The people, and the people alone, are the motive force in the making of world history. Mao Zedong
[ Alone Force History Making Motive World]
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]
There can be no argument about the Lone Star State's significant contributions to American history, and we must remember the actions and the sacrifices of those who made Texas independence a reality. Michael McCaul
[ Actions American Argument Contributions History Independence Lone Made Must Reality Remember Sacrifices Significant Star State Texas Those]
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]
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]
It's the classic story form. All staying equal, or proving equal, or being equal, this will all continue, and the next time around, we'll move on to see what happened to Harry after he dove in the river, or who his friend John really was, and so on. Robert Creeley
[ After Around Being Classic Continue Dove Equal Form Friend Happened Harry His John Move Next Proving Really River See Staying Story Time Will]
The trouble with telling a good story is that it invariably reminds the other fellow of a dull one. Sid Caesar
[ Dull Fellow Good Invariably Other Reminds Story Telling Trouble]
In this respect, the history of science, like the history of all civilization, has gone through cycles. Abdus Salam
[ Civilization Cycles Gone History Respect Science Through]
Crazy Horse saw history as integrated in the present, incorporated into daily life. Stephen Ambrose
[ Crazy Daily History Horse Incorporated Integrated Into Life Present Saw]
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]
Anything you write, even if you have to start over, is valuable. I let the story write itself through the characters. Steve Buscemi
[ Anything Characters Even Itself Over Start Story Through Valuable Write]
Like most of those who study history, he (Napoleon III) learned from the mistakes of the past how to make new ones. A. J. P. Taylor
[ History How Iii Learned Make Mistakes Most Napoleon New Ones Past Study Those]
We also have issue oriented storylines which are an examination of an issue, be it ethical or social. David E. Kelley
[ Also Ethical Examination Issue Oriented Social Storylines Which]
Everything in a story should be credible. Rex Stout
[ Credible Everything Should Story]
Things have never been more like the way they are today in history. Dwight D. Eisenhower
[ Been History More Never Things Today Way]
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]
An adventure game is nothing more than a good story set with engaging puzzles that fit seamlessly in with the story and the characters, and looks and sounds beautiful. Roberta Williams
[ Adventure Beautiful Characters Engaging Fit Game Good Looks More Nothing Puzzles Seamlessly Set Sounds Story Than]
Politics can be relatively fair in the breathing spaces of history; at its critical turning points there is no other rule possible than the old one, that the end justifies the means. Arthur Koestler
[ Breathing Critical End Fair History Justifies Means Old Other Points Politics Possible Relatively Rule Spaces Than Turning]
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]
Out of the depths, O Lord, out of the depths,' begins the most beautiful of the services of our church, and it is out of the depths of my life that I must bring the incidents of this story. Hall Caine
[ Beautiful Begins Bring Church Depths Incidents Life Lord Most Must Our Out Services Story]
I take a whole life story and compress it into three minutes. Harlan Howard
[ Compress Into Life Minutes Story Take Three Whole]
History is a vision of God's creation on the move. Arnold J. Toynbee History
[ Creation God History Move Vision]
The emancipation of women is practically the greatest egoistic movement of the nineteenth century, and the most intense affirmation of the right of the self that history has yet seen. Ellen Key
[ Affirmation Century Emancipation Greatest History Intense Most Movement Nineteenth Practically Right Seen Self Women Yet]
I think that the joke and the ghost story both have a similar set up in that you kind of set something up and pay it off with a laugh or a scare. Simon Pegg
[ Both Ghost Joke Kind Laugh Off Pay Scare Set Similar Something Story Think Up]
I will come out with my interpretation. If I'm wrong, fine. It will become part of the debris of history, part of the give and take. Oliver Stone
[ Become Come Debris Fine Give History Interpretation Out Part Take Will Wrong]
The Holocaust was an obscene period in our nation's history. I mean in this century's history. But we all lived in this century. I didn't live in this century. Dan Quayle
[ Century History Holocaust Live Lived Mean Nation Obscene Our Period]
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]
From a reality perspective, I'm sure part of that is true, but this is the largest blackout in U.S. history. If that is not a signal that we have got a problem that needs to be fixed, I don't know what is. Jennifer Granholm
[ Blackout Fixed Got History Know Largest Needs Part Perspective Problem Reality Signal Sure True]
Once you get into this great stream of history, you can't get out. Richard M. Nixon
[ Get Great History Into Once Out Stream]
The worst mistake of first contact, made throughout history by individuals on both sides of every new encounter, has been the unfortunate habit of making assumptions. It often proved fatal. David Brin
[ Assumptions Been Both Contact Encounter Every Fatal First Habit History Individuals Made Making Mistake New Often Proved Sides Throughout Unfortunate Worst]
We did an album one time called White Mansions, about the civil war, but it was written by a guy from England. His looking at it from over there and it not being a part of his history made it so he could be objective. Waylon Jennings
[ Album Being Called Civil Could Did England Guy His History Looking Made Mansions Objective Over Part Time War White Written]
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]
History's just been made for sale to an inside deal. Ken Burns
[ Been Deal History Inside Just Made Sale]
History shows that our way of life is the stronger way. From it has come more wealth, more industry, more happiness, more human enlightenment than from any other way. Wendell Willkie
[ Any Come Enlightenment Happiness History Human Industry Life More Other Our Shows Stronger Than Way Wealth]
If somebody has a chance to put my food in their mouth, that tells the story. Emeril Lagasse
[ Chance Food Mouth Put Somebody Story Tells Their]
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]
Among other things they picked out a detail that Charles had been offered the Governorship of Hong Kong in its dying days by Thatcher in return for shutting up about the inner cities. He quite rightly in my view led the paper on this story. Anthony Holden
[ Among Been Charles Cities Days Detail Dying Had Hong Inner Kong Led Offered Other Out Paper Picked Quite Return Rightly Shutting Story Thatcher Things Up View]
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]
I wanted to make sure that this be the first scientific and technology revolution in history in which the public thoroughly discussed all the potential benefits and all the potential harms, in advance of the technology coming online and running its course. Jeremy Rifkin
[ Advance Benefits Coming Course Discussed First Harms History Make Online Potential Public Revolution Running Scientific Sure Technology Thoroughly Wanted Which]
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]
Irish people are educated not only about artistry but local history. Fiona Shaw
[ Artistry Educated History Irish Local Only]
I felt that as long as we were being honest, and that we didn't bend the truth to accomplish another goal, to be entertaining or to be a happy ending, I was confident that we'd be able to tell the story the way it happened. Ted Demme
[ Able Accomplish Another Being Bend Confident Ending Entertaining Felt Goal Happened Happy Honest Long Story Tell Truth Way Were]
I like directing. It takes a lot out of you, but I'd like to do it again - I just have to find a story I want to tell. Kevin Bacon
[ Again Directing Find Just Lot Out Story Takes Tell Want]
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]
It's a discovery of a story when I write a book, a case of inching ahead on each page and discovering what's beyond in the darkness, beyond where you're writing. Michael Ondaatje
[ Ahead Beyond Book Case Darkness Discovering Discovery Each Page Story Where Write Writing]
My job is to get to the heart of a story, to find out what's really going on; to get it verified and, then, to get it out to as many people as possible as fast as. Kate Adie
[ Fast Find Get Going Heart Job Many Out Possible Really Story Then Verified]
History provides no precise guidelines. Douglas Hurd
[ Guidelines History Precise Provides]
The architecture of a story can be a little bit different if it's a true story. Joel Coen
[ Architecture Bit Different Little Story True]
The history of the Church of Rome is a constant leakage of members into such breakaway cults, which go on splitting. Mary Douglas
[ Church Constant Cults Go History Into Members Rome Splitting Such Which]
History is indeed little more than the register of the crimes, follies, and misfortunes of mankind. Edward Gibbon History
[ Crimes Follies History Indeed Little Mankind Misfortunes More Register Than]
Our country stands at a critical point in its history. Our heritage as a nation of immigrants is at stake. Roger Mahony
[ Country Critical Heritage History Immigrants Nation Our Point Stake Stands]
History is a relentless master. It has no present, only the past rushing into the future. To try to hold fast is to be swept aside. John F. Kennedy History
[ Aside Fast Future History Hold Into Master Only Past Present Relentless Rushing Swept Try]
Asking the author of historical novels to teach you about history is like expecting the composer of a melody to provide answers about radio transmission. Lion Feuchtwanger
[ Answers Asking Author Composer Expecting Historical History Melody Novels Provide Radio Teach Transmission]
An important part of what the state does is preserving its history. James R. Thompson
[ Does History Important Part Preserving State]
Well, there are conjoined twins in real life and we can tell a story about them so long as they're not the brunt of the jokes. In this, they're the heroes of this story; we love these guys. Bobby Farrelly
[ Brunt Guys Heroes Jokes Life Long Love Real Story Tell Them These Twins Well]
The best history is but like the art of Rembrandt; it casts a vivid light on certain selected causes, on those which were best and greatest; it leaves all the rest in shadow and unseen. Walter Bagehot
[ Art Best Casts Causes Certain Greatest History Leaves Light Rembrandt Rest Selected Shadow Those Unseen Vivid Were Which]
You're going to relegate my history to a month. Morgan Freeman
[ Going History Month]
I feel real ownership in this show. I feel very invested in it. I care very much about it. I don't feel any more like a hired hand, you know? It's a strange feeling - I feel personally responsible for how the story goes. What happens. What the weaknesses are. And so in a way, some of the changes gave me an opportunity to have a voice in a different way. Lauren Graham
[ Any Care Changes Different Feel Feeling Gave Goes Hand Happens Hired How Invested Know More Much Opportunity Ownership Personally Real Responsible Show Some Story Strange Very Voice Way Weaknesses]
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]
Sadly, this is the same old Republican story of Robin Hood in reverse - tax cuts for the rich while programs for average and low income Americans suffer. Jose Serrano
[ Americans Average Cuts Hood Income Low Old Programs Republican Reverse Rich Robin Sadly Same Story Suffer Tax While]
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]
I'd have to say the whole experience in making The Neverending Story. I had an incredible time. Noah Hathaway
[ Experience Had Incredible Making Say Story Time Whole]
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]
The Bible is one of the most genocidal books in history. Noam Chomsky
[ Bible Books Genocidal History Most]
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]
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]
I hope I didn't bore you too much with my life story. Elvis Presley
[ Bore Hope Life Much Story Too]
Our job is to make manifest the story, to be it. In a sense, the theatre is such a big star itself, bigger than any Shakespearean actor I could hire, that we should take the opportunity to fill it with voice and verse and movement, not interpretation. Mark Rylance
[ Actor Any Big Bigger Could Fill Hire Interpretation Itself Job Make Manifest Movement Opportunity Our Sense Shakespearean Should Star Story Such Take Than Theatre Verse Voice]
So often corporate America, business America, are the worst communicators, because all they understand are facts, and they cannot tell a story. They know how to explain their quarterly results, but they don't know how to explain what they mean. Frank Luntz
[ America Because Business Cannot Communicators Corporate Explain Facts How Know Mean Often Quarterly Results Story Tell Their Understand Worst]
The prophets and the writers of the Psalms were clear that God was continuing to work in the universe and in all history. They declared that He had created the universe. Kenneth Scott Latourette
[ Clear Continuing Created Declared God Had History Prophets Psalms Universe Were Work Writers]
Whites were the winners, blacks were the losers, we wrote the history books, and they didn't feature. Phillip Noyce
[ Blacks Books Feature History Losers Were Whites Winners Wrote]
I did not want to write a story about the invasion of Earth, so I had to create a race capable of living nearby, which meant to either on the Moon, on Mars, or on Venus. I picked Venus. Sarah Zettel
[ Capable Create Did Earth Either Had Invasion Living Mars Meant Moon Nearby Picked Race Story Venus Want Which Write]
In human history, the desire for revenge and the desire for loot have often been closely associated. John McCarthy
[ Associated Been Closely Desire History Human Often Revenge]
The odds are always against you no matter what your previous history is. You have to overcome the tendency to relax. Tom Osborne
[ Against Always History Matter Odds Overcome Previous Relax Tendency Your]
Their humble dwellings were of their own rearing; it was they themselves who had broken in their little fields; from time immemorial, far beyond the reach of history, had they possessed their mountain holdings. Hugh Miller
[ Beyond Broken Dwellings Far Fields Had History Holdings Humble Immemorial Little Mountain Own Possessed Reach Rearing Their Themselves Time Were]
Television and film are our libraries now. Our history books. David Strathairn
[ Books Film History Libraries Now Our Television]
Sir, allusion has been made, in an early stage of this debate, to the history of the excitement which once pervaded a considerable part of the country, in reference to the transportation of the mails on the Lord's day. Caleb Cushing
[ Been Considerable Country Day Debate Early Excitement History Lord Made Once Part Pervaded Reference Sir Stage Transportation Which]
Telling your story out loud is the way human beings communicate. We don't normally think up words, translate how to spell them and then move our fingers up and down over this randomly arranged set of keys to make the same letters appear on a screen. Kevin J. Anderson
[ Appear Arranged Beings Communicate Down Fingers How Human Keys Letters Loud Make Move Normally Our Out Over Randomly Same Screen Set Spell Story Telling Them Then Think Translate Up Way Words Your]
All history is pornography. Francesca da Rimini
[ History]
I think if you have a two-story office and you hire someone who's handicapped, it might be reasonable to let him have an office on the first floor rather than the government saying you have to have a $100,000 elevator. Rand Paul
[ Elevator First Floor Government Handicapped Him Hire Might Office Rather Reasonable Saying Someone Than Think]
It takes great skill to tell a compelling story in under 60 seconds. These five directors have mastered the format, using their talent, craft and imagination to provide us with some of the most innovative filmmaking out there today. Michael Apted
[ Compelling Craft Directors Filmmaking Five Format Great Imagination Innovative Mastered Most Out Provide Seconds Skill Some Story Takes Talent Tell Their These Today Under Us Using]
It is always self-defeating to pretend to a generation younger than your own; it simply erases your own experience in history. Renata Adler
[ Always Erases Experience Generation History Own Pretend Self-Defeating Simply Than Younger Your]
Kennedy invited us into the White House-the first time in the history of the White House picketers had been invited inside. This made front page headlines. Peter Coyote
[ Been First Front Had Headlines History House Inside Into Invited Kennedy Made Page Time Us White]
I think it has most to do with the way in which a story is told, whether it feels real either via the music of the telling or the 'honesty' of the story. Chris Ware
[ Either Feels Honesty Most Music Real Story Telling Think Told Via Way Whether Which]
Who were the fools who spread the story that brute force cannot kill ideas? Nothing is easier. And once they are dead they are no more than corpses. Simone Weil
[ Brute Cannot Corpses Dead Easier Fools Force Ideas Kill More Nothing Once Spread Story Than Were]
I hate telling that story to people who've been struggling for years. Terry Goodkind
[ Been Hate Story Struggling Telling Years]
History is a relay of revolutions. Saul Alinsky
[ History Relay Revolutions]
John Paul II, above all, managed to contain the huge mass of frustration, of hate that had accumulated in that region, in favour of a peaceful transition. This was, without doubt, something that changed European history. Rocco Buttiglione
[ Above Accumulated Changed Contain Doubt European Favour Frustration Had Hate History Huge Ii John Managed Mass Paul Peaceful Region Something Transition Without]
The team which I led to the 1992 European Championship Finals is the only one in the history of the entire competition to have won every single one of its qualifying matches. Michel Patini
[ Championship Competition Entire European Every Finals History Led Matches Only Qualifying Single Team Which Won]
For years, I sort of would try to write a story that somehow fit the title. And I don't think it happened for maybe another four years that I actually thought of a story, the plot of a story that corresponded to that phrase. Jhumpa Lahiri
[ Actually Another Corresponded Fit Four Happened Maybe Phrase Plot Somehow Sort Story Think Thought Title Try Would Write Years]
That so unlikely an outcome should accrue to a man possessed of such limited talent and so many flaws, and one lacking in a sense of ethics and decency was one of the bitter ironies of history. William Thomas Green Morton
[ Bitter Decency Ethics Flaws History Ironies Lacking Limited Man Many Outcome Possessed Sense Should Such Talent Unlikely]
The main thing is to make history, not to write it. Otto von Bismarck
[ History Main Make Thing Write]
Queer Eye for the Straight Guy is a form of service journalism. To be successful, I think it has to be a combination of a good story, it has to be funny, and it also needs to be packed with useful information. Ted Allen
[ Also Combination Eye Form Funny Good Guy Information Journalism Needs Packed Queer Service Story Straight Successful Think Useful]
History has demonstrated that the most notable winners usually encountered heartbreaking obstacles before they triumphed. They won because they refused to become discouraged by their defeats. B. C. Forbes
[ Because Become Before Defeats Demonstrated Discouraged Encountered Heartbreaking History Most Notable Obstacles Refused Their Triumphed Usually Winners Won]
I don't have the energy or the mental security to get involved with all that. I think it's a good idea to be able to disappear into the story, so that the first thing the audience sees isn't you, but the part. Jeremy Northam
[ Able Audience Disappear Energy First Get Good Idea Into Involved Mental Part Security Sees Story Thing Think]
Without words, without writing and without books there would be no history, there could be no concept of humanity. Hermann Hesse
[ Books Concept Could History Humanity Without Words Would Writing]
This story's gonna grab people. It's about this guy, he's crazy about this girl, but he likes to wear dresses. Should he tell her? Should he not tell her? He's torn, Georgie. This is drama. Ed Wood
[ Crazy Drama Dresses Girl Gonna Grab Guy Her Likes Should Story Tell Torn Wear]
I don't think I prefer writing for one age group above another. I am just as pleased with a story which I feel works well for very small children as I do with a story for young adults. Margaret Mahy
[ Above Adults Age Am Another Children Feel Group Just Pleased Prefer Small Story Think Very Well Which Works Writing Young]
I call on everyone of goodwill both in Ireland and abroad to join now in ensuring that the beginning of peace becomes a reality, before this year is out. Let us together open a new era in our history. Albert Reynolds
[ Abroad Becomes Before Beginning Both Call Ensuring Era Everyone Goodwill History Ireland Join New Now Open Our Out Peace Reality Together Us Year]
I think it's a short story writer's duty, as well as writing well about emotions and characters, to write story. Eric Brown
[ Characters Duty Emotions Short Story Think Well Write Writer Writing]
What I am is a thinking, feeling human being compelled by history. Avery Brooks
[ Am Being Compelled Feeling History Human Thinking]
Nothing in the reporting of a nation's history could so mislead the younger generation as to represent great events in such a way that they appear to have happened as a matter of course. Gustav Stresemann
[ Appear Could Course Events Generation Great Happened History Matter Mislead Nation Nothing Reporting Represent Such Way Younger]
The French, I think, in general, are strangely prolix in their natural history. Gilbert White
[ French General History Natural Strangely Their Think]
I wish that they had the freedoms like the Japanese and the Koreans and the Mexicans and everybody else that has that freedom to come over here and play the game, because I know Cuba has a very strong baseball history. Rafael Palmeiro
[ Baseball Because Come Cuba Else Everybody Freedom Freedoms Game Had Here History Japanese Know Koreans Mexicans Over Play Strong Very Wish]
Informed by our sad experience of history, we require nothing short of a foundation for lasting democracy. Ibrahim Babangida
[ Democracy Experience Foundation History Informed Lasting Nothing Our Require Sad Short]
I also know that there have been many times in our history when the proximity of an election has induced exactly the kind of leadership and consensus-building that produce progress in our democracy. Joe Lieberman
[ Also Been Democracy Election Exactly History Induced Kind Know Leadership Many Our Produce Progress Proximity Times]
I'm really excited to be a part of it and sharing the legacy, any documentary I look up at the sky and Kevin Burns did and Bryan did and showed me again you know the history that's in this character and you know. Brandon Routh
[ Again Any Bryan Burns Character Did Documentary Excited History Kevin Know Legacy Look Part Really Sharing Showed Sky Up]
You can read a dozen different textbooks or how-to manuals that will tell you the basic rules of what makes a story - a beginning, a middle, and an end. Len Wein
[ Basic Beginning Different Dozen End Makes Manuals Middle Read Rules Story Tell Textbooks Will]
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]
We know that Europe loves President Obama. He had adoring crowds. The press loves Obama. The question is how will this date end? Okay? The question is, to what end? Why do they love President Obama? They love his personal story, they love his wife. North Korea, China and Russia don't really care about Michelle's arms and, you know, whether they gave an iPod to the Queen, okay? Laura Ingraham
[ Adoring Arms Care China Crowds Date End Europe Gave Had His How Ipod Know Korea Love Loves Michelle North Obama Obama Okay Personal President Press Queen Question Really Russia Story Whether Why Wife Will]
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]
The conviction of our Ukrainian nation is embedded in the pages of its history. Viktor Yushchenko
[ Conviction Embedded History Nation Our Pages Ukrainian]
Yet through history gays have always dominated religious life and churches. Malcolm Boyd
[ Always Churches Dominated Gays History Life Religious Through Yet]
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]
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]
Each story we approach in the same way, with curiosity and interest and determination to get behind the image. Martin Bashir
[ Approach Behind Curiosity Determination Each Get Image Interest Same Story Way]
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 blues tells a story in itself. It can make you happy or give you a feeling to swing. Jimmy Rushing
[ Blues Feeling Give Happy Itself Make Story Swing Tells]
For the first time in history all the major countries in the world are pushing together to reach this goal... building something in space that is really for all humankind. Umberto Guidoni
[ Building Countries First Goal History Humankind Major Pushing Reach Really Something Space Time Together World]
The myth that the founding of American Republic was based on the philosophy of John Locke could only have been maintained, because the history of Leibniz's influence was suppressed. Robert Trout
[ American Based Because Been Could Founding History Influence John Leibniz Locke Maintained Myth Only Philosophy Republic Suppressed]
There's no dancing girls. We're kinda like secondary to the thing. It's a story about these two guys that are in love with this one girl and how it unfolds and what happens. Eric Carr
[ Dancing Girl Girls Guys Happens How Kinda Love Secondary Story These Thing Two Unfolds]
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]
Americans are rising to the tasks of history, and they expect the same of us. George W. Bush
[ Americans Expect History Rising Same Tasks Us]
History shows that where ethics and economics come in conflict, victory is always with economics. Vested interests have never been known to have willingly divested themselves unless there was sufficient force to compel them. B. R. Ambedkar
[ Always Been Come Compel Conflict Divested Economics Ethics Force History Interests Known Never Shows Sufficient Them Themselves Unless Vested Victory Where Willingly]
The great philosophers and the great works are standards for the selection of what is essential. Everything that we do in studying the history of philosophy ultimately serves their better understanding. Karl Jaspers
[ Better Essential Everything Great History Philosophers Philosophy Selection Serves Standards Studying Their Ultimately Understanding Works]
More than ever before in human history, we share a common destiny. We can master it only if we face it together. And that, my friends, is why we have the United Nations. Kofi Annan
[ Before Common Destiny Ever Face Friends History Human Master More Nations Only Share Than Together United Why]
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]
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]
If rock-and-roll is well done, there's nothing so terribly wrong with that kind of music. But the lyrics are another story. Kate Smith
[ Another Done Kind Lyrics Music Nothing Story Terribly Well Wrong]
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]
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 tried to stick to my game plan, which was always being aware of what my A story was - the love story between a father and his son, and that son and his daughter. Ted Demme
[ Always Aware Being Between Daughter Father Game His Love Plan Son Stick Story Tried Which]
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]
You can learn as much about the history from reading about the present as you can vice versa, that is learning about the present through history, which is what I do for a living. Ken Burns
[ History Learn Learning Living Much Present Reading Through Versa Vice Which]
I don't finish every story, but I probably write and send out three out of five of them. Robert Sheckley
[ Every Finish Five Out Probably Send Story Them Three Write]
But when one believes that you've been appointed by God for a particular mission in history, you have to be very careful about that, how you speak about that. Where is the self-reflection in that? Where is the humility in that? Jim Wallis
[ Appointed Been Believes Careful God History How Humility Mission Particular Speak Very Where]
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]
Everybody knows they're on the Obama team: There isn't vice presidential vs. presidential division, there's not a generational pull. People have internalized that this is a real moment in history. Rahm Emanuel
[ Division Everybody History Internalized Knows Moment Obama Obama Presidential Pull Real Team Vice]
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]
It's a struggle but that's why we exist, so that another generation of Lesbians of color will not have to invent themselves, or their history, all over again. Audre Lorde
[ Again Another Color Exist Generation History Invent Lesbians Over Struggle Their Themselves Why Will]
The Browning love story? It is an ideal, all too rare, and yet I hardly think it strange. It would have been far stranger had the fates allowed those two brilliant passionate souls to beat themselves out in silence. Marie Corelli
[ Allowed Beat Been Brilliant Browning Far Fates Had Hardly Ideal Love Out Passionate Rare Silence Souls Story Strange Stranger Themselves Think Those Too Two Would Yet]
There never has been a time in our history when work was so abundant or when wages were as high, whether measured by the currency in which they are paid or by their power to supply the necessaries and comforts of life. Benjamin Harrison
[ Abundant Been Comforts Currency High History Life Measured Necessaries Never Our Paid Power Supply Their Time Wages Were Whether Which Work]
I went to Vortex and Vortex is a whole 'nother story. Rob Walton
[ Story Vortex Went Whole]
If the history of the past fifty years teaches us anything, it is that peace does not follow disarmament - disarmament follows peace. Bernard Baruch
[ Anything Disarmament Does Fifty Follow Follows History Past Peace Teaches Us Years]
I'll tell you what I miss most. What I would love to do, more than anything, is just anthologies. With an anthology you can tell any story and be in every division of television. We don't have any anthologies anymore, do we? Aaron Spelling
[ Anthologies Anthology Any Anymore Anything Division Every Just Love Miss More Most Story Television Tell Than Would]
The very concept of objective truth is fading out of the world. Lies will pass into history. George Orwell
[ Concept Fading History Into Lies Objective Out Pass Truth Very Will World]
I can fairly be called an amateur because I do what I do, in the original sense of the word - for love, because I love it. On the other hand, I think that those of us who make our living writing history can also be called true professionals. David McCullough
[ Also Amateur Because Called Fairly Hand History Living Love Make Original Other Our Professionals Sense Think Those True Us Word Writing]
I have no history but the length of my bones. Robin Skelton
[ Bones History Length]
Value people on their potential, not on their history. Bo Bennett
[ History Potential Their Value]
I am struck by the fact that personal faith and political agendas are intertwined more closely now than at any other time in recent history. David E. Price
[ Agendas Am Any Closely Fact Faith History Intertwined More Now Other Personal Political Recent Struck Than Time]
Now you know the rest of the story. Paul Harvey
[ Know Now Rest Story]
History is the interpretation of the significance that the past has for us. Johan Huizinga
[ History Interpretation Past Significance Us]
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons of history. Aldous Huxley
[ History Important Learn Lessons Men Most Much Very]
We are the hero of our own story. Mary McCarthy
[ Hero Our Own Story]
You want a story? Read 'Gone With the Wind'. These aren't stories. They're joke books. The whole thing of a beginning, a middle and an end has been done to death. Brian P. Cleary
[ Been Beginning Books Death Done End Gone Joke Middle Read Stories Story These Thing Want Whole Wind]
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]
I think that whenever there's a good script we try to make that happen, but it's all based off of a good story, a good script, but I don't believe you should do it just because it's African-American. Kenneth Edmonds
[ African-American Based Because Believe Good Happen Just Make Off Script Should Story Think Try Whenever]
All the best stories in the world are but one story in reality - the story of escape. It is the only thing which interests us all and at all times, how to escape. Walter Bagehot
[ Best Escape How Interests Only Reality Stories Story Thing Times Us Which World]
We have newsreaders behaving like actors, lowering their voices if it's a sad story, as if we didn't know it's a sad story. There isn't a single cool newsreader. Tom Baker
[ Actors Behaving Cool Know Lowering Sad Single Story Their Voices]
I realized that I had traveled to Havana during what now seems like the childhood of the Cuban Revolution, if you think that Fidel has now been in power for 44 extremely long years. I started looking at the revolution as history, and not as part of the daily news. Alma Guillermoprieto
[ Been Childhood Cuban Daily During Extremely Fidel Had Havana History Long Looking News Now Part Power Realized Revolution Seems Started Think Traveled Years]
Events at home, at work, in the street - these are the bases for a story. Naguib Mahfouz
[ Bases Events Home Story Street These Work]
What a thrill it was to play opposite Maurice Evans in this brilliant, dazzling musical, based on the life of two of the greatest personalities in stage history. Dinah Sheridan
[ Based Brilliant Dazzling Evans Greatest History Life Maurice Musical Opposite Personalities Play Stage Thrill Two]
When I started out in the early 1930s, there were a great many magazines that published short stories. Unfortunately, the short-story market has dwindled to almost nothing. Irwin Shaw
[ Almost Dwindled Early Great Magazines Many Market Nothing Out Published Short Short-Story Started Stories Unfortunately Were]
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]
You can't walk alone. Many have given the illusion, but none have really walked alone. Man is not made that way. Each man is bedded in his people, their history, their culture, and their values. Peter Abrahams
[ Alone Culture Each Given His History Illusion Made Man Many None Really Their Values Walk Walked Way]
Equally, we require a collective past - hence the endless reinterpretations of history, frequently to suit the perceptions of the present. Penelope Lively
[ Collective Endless Equally Frequently Hence History Past Perceptions Present Require Suit]
Japan has opened a new chapter in its history. Shigeru Yoshida
[ Chapter History Japan New Opened]
It was the biggest suppression of voting rights in our country's history since Jim Crow. And the thread of race runs from the beginning to the end of my book. Sidney Blumenthal
[ Beginning Biggest Book Country Crow End History Jim Our Race Rights Runs Since Suppression Thread Voting]
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]
The storyboard artists job is to plan out shot for shot the whole show, write all the dialog, and decide the mood, action, jokes, pacing, etc of every scene. Craig McCracken
[ Action Artists Decide Dialog Etc Every Job Jokes Mood Out Pacing Plan Scene Shot Show Storyboard Whole Write]
My Republican friends are lamenting reconciliation. But I would recommend for them to go back and look at history. Harry Reid
[ Back Friends Go History Look Recommend Reconciliation Republican Them Would]
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]
You can only get really unpopular decisions through if the electorate is convinced of the value of the environment. That's what natural history programmes should be for. David Attenborough
[ Convinced Decisions Electorate Environment Get History Natural Only Programmes Really Should Through Unpopular Value]
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]
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]
There is a huge responsibility on all of us to get England through. It would be one of the biggest disasters in sports history if we blew it and we must make sure it does not happen. Rio Ferdinand
[ Biggest Blew Disasters Does England Get Happen History Huge Make Must Responsibility Sports Sure Through Us Would]
The history of all the great characters of the Bible is summed up in this one sentence: They acquainted themselves with God, and acquiesced His will in all things. Richard Cecil
[ Acquainted Acquiesced Bible Characters God Great His History Sentence Summed Themselves Things Up Will]
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]
Whether you like it or not, history is on our side. We will bury you! Nikita Khrushchev
[ Bury History Our Side Whether Will]
That's the mark of a great storyteller, never to give away secrets in advance. Ian McDiarmid
[ Advance Away Give Great Mark Never Secrets Storyteller]
You know, the way art history is taught, often there's nothing that tells you why the painting is great. The description of a lousy painting and the description of a great painting will very much sound the same. Chuck Close
[ Art Description Great History Know Lousy Much Nothing Often Painting Same Sound Taught Tells Very Way Why Will]
It's almost like these games are the modern day comic books, especially when you play Alone in the Dark. There's a real story that goes along with it and a movie seemed like the right kind of transition to make. Christian Slater
[ Almost Alone Along Books Comic Dark Day Especially Games Goes Kind Make Modern Movie Play Real Right Seemed Story These Transition]
I tried to keep it secret, but the story got into the newspapers. It was more difficult for my family, who couldn't understand why the media wouldn't leave me in peace. Grete Waitz
[ Difficult Family Got Into Keep Leave Media More Newspapers Peace Secret Story Tried Understand Why]
I'm always going to get more of a charge playing Chicago than I will Duluth or some place like that. Just because of the history and the people there are way more knowledgeable than a lot of other cities. It's an amazing music scene with some great bands and great musicians. Matt Cameron
[ Always Amazing Bands Because Charge Chicago Cities Get Going Great History Just Knowledgeable Lot More Music Musicians Other Place Playing Scene Some Than Way Will]
I believe that the best cameraman is one who recognizes the source, the story, as the basis of his work. James Wong Howe
[ Basis Believe Best Cameraman His Recognizes Source Story Work]
What I find interesting about folklore is the dialogue it gives us with storytellers from centuries past. Terri Windling
[ Centuries Dialogue Find Folklore Gives Interesting Past Storytellers Us]
Our American story, for generations, is of a people who seek to move forward. A people who look at a mountain and worry not about the tough climb ahead, but dream about the view from the summit. Bill Owens
[ Ahead American Climb Dream Forward Generations Look Mountain Move Our Seek Story Summit Tough View Worry]
American time has stretched around the world. It has become the dominant tempo of modern history, especially of the history of Europe. Harold Rosenberg
[ American Around Become Dominant Especially Europe History Modern Stretched Tempo Time World]
Since we have had a history, men have pursued an ideal of immortality. George Wald
[ Had History Ideal Immortality Men Pursued Since]
Most magazines have become wallpaper, they're all the same, all the same celebrities. It's really an abysmal time in American journalism right now. But occasionally one story or two will pop out. David Talbot
[ Abysmal American Become Celebrities Journalism Magazines Most Now Occasionally Out Pop Really Right Same Story Time Two Wallpaper Will]
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]
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]
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]
In a sense, words are encyclopedias of ignorance because they freeze perceptions at one moment in history and then insist we continue to use these frozen perceptions when we should be doing better. Edward de Bono
[ Because Better Continue Doing Freeze Frozen History Ignorance Insist Moment Perceptions Sense Should Then These Use Words]
Unfortunately, our history has abundant examples of patriotism being used to hurt those who express views in disagreement with that of the majority. Vic Snyder
[ Abundant Being Disagreement Examples Express History Hurt Majority Our Patriotism Those Unfortunately Used Views]
We have the power to make this the best generation of mankind in the history of the world or to make it the last. John F. Kennedy
[ Best Generation History Last Make Mankind Power World]
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]
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]
To come up with the ending to a story and then work backwards is like tying your shoe with one hand only. Donald McKay
[ Backwards Come Ending Hand Only Shoe Story Then Tying Up Work Your]
A lot of the great songwriters in history have been collaborators, with a separate lyricist. Mike Gordon
[ Been Collaborators Great History Lot Lyricist Separate Songwriters]
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]
Lastly get emotionally connected to your story so you can deliver it, you know, if you can't deliver the emotions to your script there's no point to your story. Story is the key. Robert Redford
[ Connected Deliver Emotionally Emotions Get Key Know Lastly Point Script Story Your]
Everyone has their story. Everyone has issues. You have to face your fears. Lisa Bonet
[ Everyone Face Fears Issues Story Their Your]
And in reality, I don't think it's a real documentary. It's more a story of her life. It's a story of survival. It's a story of the time in which she lived. The story of success and failure. Maximilian Schell
[ Documentary Failure Her Life Lived More Real Reality She Story Success Survival Think Time Which]
My purpose is to have American Jews look away from the success story with which they've cheered themselves up, and to have them remember the classical tradition, whatever it is. Arthur Hertzberg
[ American Away Cheered Classical Jews Look Purpose Remember Story Success Them Themselves Tradition Up Whatever Which]
The Moguls is a story about guys that have all grown up together and are now in their late 40s, early 50s. Joe Pantoliano
[ Early Grown Guys Late Moguls Now Story Their Together Up]
I feel like my music is just an extension of my acting. I treat the songs like scenes that tell a story... it's very similar. My favorite thing is when cartoon fans show up to my live gigs! They are always the most kick-butt audience members 'cause they're not trying to act all cool like a lot of the music fans do! It's refreshing!! Grey DeLisle
[ Act Acting Always Audience Cartoon Cause Cool Extension Fans Favorite Feel Gigs Just Live Lot Members Most Music Refreshing Scenes Show Similar Songs Story Tell Thing Treat Trying Up Very]
I really don't like when things are all polished and perfect - the perfect love story and the hair is perfect. Marisa Tomei
[ Hair Love Perfect Polished Really Story Things]
It is possible to read the history of this country as one long struggle to extend the liberties established in our Constitution to everyone in America. Molly Ivins
[ America Constitution Country Established Everyone Extend History Liberties Long Our Possible Read Struggle]
Revolutions are the locomotives of history. Karl Marx
[ History Revolutions]
Many politicians are in the habit of laying it down as a self-evident proposition that no people ought to be free till they are fit to use their freedom. The maxim is worthy of the fool in the old story who resolved not to go into the water till he had learned to swim. Thomas B. Macaulay Politics
[ Down Fit Fool Free Freedom Go Habit Had Into Laying Learned Many Maxim Old Ought Politicians Proposition Resolved Self-Evident Story Swim Their Till Use Water Worthy]
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]
History is a race between education and catastrophe. H. G. Wells
[ Between Catastrophe Education History Race]
And at that point, I think my experience in covering the subject helped me. I think editors felt comfortable with the idea of me telling this story because I had demonstrated that I know this business pretty well. Laura Hillenbrand
[ Because Business Comfortable Covering Demonstrated Editors Experience Felt Had Helped Idea Know Point Pretty Story Subject Telling Think Well]
I wanted to make a love story without being nerdy. Sofia Coppola
[ Being Love Make Nerdy Story Wanted Without]
I think my books talk about kids learning to like and respect themselves and each other. You can't write a message book; you just tell the best story you know how to tell. Paula Danziger
[ Best Book Books Each How Just Kids Know Learning Message Other Respect Story Talk Tell Themselves Think Write]
I've been obsessed with this kind of visual storytelling for quite a while, and I try to create material that allows me to explore it. Brian De Palma
[ Allows Been Create Explore Kind Material Obsessed Quite Storytelling Try Visual While]
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]
History is like a constantly changing tree. David Irving
[ Changing Constantly History Tree]
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]
After the Rodgers and Hammerstein revolution, songs became part of the story, as opposed to just entertainments in between comedy scenes. Stephen Sondheim
[ After Became Between Comedy Entertainments Hammerstein Just Opposed Part Revolution Rodgers Scenes Songs Story]
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]
Artists should always think of themselves as cosmic instruments for storytelling. Ted Lange
[ Always Artists Cosmic Instruments Should Storytelling Themselves Think]
Finland had a civil war less than 100 years ago, just like in Ireland. If you look at the history of newly independent nations, civil war is almost every time present, even in the United States. Harri Holkeri
[ Ago Almost Civil Even Every Finland Had History Independent Ireland Just Less Look Nations Newly Present States Than Time United War Years]
When 5150 came out rock was king. Post Nirvana and Pearl Jam 1996 is a different story. Gary Cherone
[ Came Different Jam King Nirvana Out Pearl Post Rock Story]
Critics? How do they happen? I know how it happened to me. I would send a poem or story to a magazine and they would say this doesn't suit our needs precisely but on the other hand you sound interesting. Would you be interested in doing a review? Leslie Fiedler
[ Critics Doing Hand Happen Happened How Interested Interesting Know Magazine Needs Other Our Poem Precisely Review Say Send Sound Story Suit Would]
Nothing is insignificant in the history of a young community, and - above all - nothing seems impossible. Catherine Helen Spence
[ Above Community History Impossible Insignificant Nothing Seems Young]
I've always wanted to play Maria in West Side Story. My idol is Natalie Wood, and I love the movie, so I think a modern-day twist on it would be really neat. Vanessa Hudgens
[ Always Idol Love Maria Modern-Day Movie Natalie Neat Play Really Side Story Think Twist Wanted West Wood Would]
In every election in American history both parties have their cliches. The party that has the cliches that ring true wins. Newt Gingrich
[ American Both Cliches Election Every History Parties Party Ring Their True Wins]
I love studying Ancient History and seeing how empires rise and fall, sowing the seeds of their own destruction. Martin Scorsese
[ Ancient Destruction Empires Fall History How Love Own Rise Seeds Seeing Sowing Studying Their]
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]
Nicole will come up in conversations where it's in a part of the conversation. Or we may be somewhere and I would tell some story about their mother and I. You know, we always honor her birthday. O. J. Simpson
[ Always Birthday Come Conversation Conversations Her Honor Know May Mother Nicole Part Some Somewhere Story Tell Their Up Where Will Would]
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]
As you follow the escapades or the journey of the hero through a story, it evokes some kind of emotion in the viewers. The director's job is to make sure that the audience goes through the journey and has an emotional reaction. Don Bluth
[ Audience Director Emotion Emotional Evokes Follow Goes Hero Job Journey Kind Make Reaction Some Story Sure Through Viewers]
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]
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]
To this wonderful page in our country's history another more glorious still will be added, and the slave shall show at last to his free brothers a sharpened sword forged from the links of his fetters. Giuseppe Garibaldi
[ Added Another Brothers Country Fetters Forged Free Glorious His History Last Links More Our Page Shall Sharpened Show Slave Still Sword Will Wonderful]
The whole course of human history may depend on a change of heart in one solitary and even humble individual - for it is in the solitary mind and soul of the individual that the battle between good and evil is waged and ultimately won or lost. M. Scott Peck
[ Battle Between Change Course Depend Even Evil Good Heart History Human Humble Individual Lost May Mind Solitary Soul Ultimately Waged Whole Won]
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]
The whole earth is the tomb of heroic men and their story is not given only on stone over their clay but abides everywhere without visible symbol woven into the stuff of other mens lives. Pericles
[ Abides Clay Earth Everywhere Given Heroic Into Lives Men Only Other Over Stone Story Stuff Symbol Their Tomb Visible Whole Without Woven]
I'm telling a Richard Pryor story through me. Mike Epps
[ Pryor Richard Story Telling Through]
I don't think there is another person in America that wants to tell this story as much as I do. Oliver North
[ America Another Much Person Story Tell Think Wants]
I think that that multiplatform development is what's on the mind of most high-end PC developers now... this is really the first time in the industry's history that we've had console machines that can handle all that PC developers can deliver. Mike Wilson
[ Console Deliver Developers Development First Had Handle History Industry Machines Mind Most Now Pc Really Think Time]
The strike of the miners in Arizona was one of the most remarkable strikes in the history of the American labor movement. Its peaceful character, its successful outcome, were due to that most remarkable character, Governor Hunt. Mary Harris Jones
[ American Arizona Character Due Governor History Hunt Labor Miners Most Movement Outcome Peaceful Remarkable Strike Strikes Successful Were]
No, I only like whether I like the story or not, essentially see something in it that isn't completely there. Vincente Minnelli
[ Completely Essentially Only See Something Story Whether]
Uncertainty and fear and ignorance about immigrants, about people who are different, has a history as old as our Nation. Luis Gutierrez
[ Different Fear History Ignorance Immigrants Nation Old Our Uncertainty]
So if you want to have a great video game-based movie you have to keep the mood of the game, use the normal character setup - but you have to flesh out the story and provide more background for the characters. Uwe Boll
[ Background Character Characters Flesh Game Great Keep Mood More Movie Normal Out Provide Setup Story Use Video Want]
Whenever you move, I think you lose your history. Calista Flockhart
[ History Lose Move Think Whenever Your]
History is a vast early warning system. Norman Cousins History
[ Early History System Vast Warning]
Nothing which is true or beautiful or good makes complete sense in any immediate context of history; therefore we must be saved by faith. Reinhold Niebuhr
[ Any Beautiful Complete Context Faith Good History Immediate Makes Must Nothing Saved Sense Therefore True Which]
In the long course of history, having people who understand your thought is much greater security than another submarine. J. William Fulbright
[ Another Course Greater Having History Long Much Security Submarine Than Thought Understand Your]
What is life? A madness. What is life? An illusion, a shadow, a story. And the greatest good is little enough; for all life is a dream, and dreams themselves are only dreams. Pedro Calderon de la Barca
[ Dream Dreams Enough Good Greatest Illusion Life Little Madness Only Shadow Story Themselves]
So if you look back over the long history of China, they've never tried to take over the world, but they've been quite aggressive in their own neighborhood... in carrying out their own purposes and interests in their sphere of the world. Fred Thompson
[ Aggressive Back Been Carrying China History Interests Long Look Neighborhood Never Out Over Own Purposes Quite Sphere Take Their Tried World]
If history were taught in the form of stories, it would never be forgotten. Rudyard Kipling
[ Forgotten Form History Never Stories Taught Were Would]
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]
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]
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]
I think the real target of al-Qaeda is Saudi Arabia by the way. They hate us and we're a vehicle to get at Saudi Arabia. I think Osama bin Laden really wants to topple that regime and have his people move in, but that's a whole other story. Frank Carlucci
[ Al-Qaeda Arabia Bin Get Hate His Laden Move Osama Other Real Really Regime Saudi Story Target Think Topple Us Vehicle Wants Way Whole]
Jack Benny was, without a doubt, the bravest comedian I have ever seen work. He wasn't afraid of silence. He would take as long as it took to tell the story. Bob Newhart
[ Afraid Benny Bravest Comedian Doubt Ever Jack Long Seen Silence Story Take Tell Took Without Work Would]
If Carter had been there when the AIDS crisis came up, it would have been a whole different story. It could have been treated like a legitimate disease. Jean O'Leary
[ Aids Been Came Carter Could Crisis Different Disease Had Legitimate Story Treated Up Whole Would]
Novelists have always had complete freedom to pretty much tell their story any way they saw fit. And that's what I'm trying to do. Quentin Tarantino
[ Always Any Complete Fit Freedom Had Much Novelists Pretty Saw Story Tell Their Trying Way]
Just in general, any government throughout history hasn't really wanted its people to be educated, because then they couldn't control them as easily. Maynard James Keenan
[ Any Because Control Easily Educated General Government Hasn History Just Really Them Then Throughout Wanted]
History provides neither compensation for suffering nor penalties for wrong. John Acton
[ Compensation History Neither Nor Penalties Provides Suffering Wrong]
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 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]
It's an indication of how cynical our society has become that any kind of love story with a sad theme is automatically ridiculed as sentimental junk. Winona Ryder
[ Any Automatically Become Cynical How Indication Junk Kind Love Our Ridiculed Sad Sentimental Society Story Theme]
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]
The Deep South has a completely different history, both good and bad, that is fascinating for everybody. It makes people work together who usually don't, and that sounds like a cliche in so many ways, but it actually happened... and it happened because of a beautiful idea. Genevieve Gorder
[ Actually Bad Beautiful Because Both Cliche Completely Deep Different Everybody Fascinating Good Happened History Idea Makes Many Sounds South Together Usually Ways Work]
We don't hold anything back. We go for broke, and if we have a good idea for a story line, we just use it because you never know and because the dynamics of the show are going to change. Josh Schwartz
[ Anything Back Because Broke Change Dynamics Go Going Good Hold Idea Just Know Line Never Show Story Use]
I wanted to tell a story that interested me as much in the telling as in the watching. Neil LaBute
[ Interested Much Story Tell Telling Wanted Watching]
History does not merely touch on language, but takes place in it. Theodor Adorno
[ Does History Language Merely Place Takes Touch]
Focusing on the way I look makes me uncomfortable. I try to focus on the way I feel - I know what makes me feel better about myself. Reading my child a story makes me feel great, doing my hair nicely doesn't. Elle Macpherson
[ Better Child Doing Feel Focus Focusing Great Hair Know Look Makes Myself Nicely Reading Story Try Uncomfortable Way]
A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots. Marcus Garvey
[ Culture History Knowledge Origin Past Roots Their Tree Without]
I think almost always that what gets me going with a story is the atmosphere, the visual imagery, and then I people it with characters, not the other way around. Ann Beattie
[ Almost Always Around Atmosphere Characters Gets Going Imagery Other Story Then Think Visual Way]
It's a very good historical book about history. Dan Quayle History
[ Book Good Historical History Very]
But myth is something else than an explanation of the world, of history, and of destiny. Paul Ricoeur
[ Destiny Else Explanation History Myth Something Than World]
Death is the sanction of everything the story-teller can tell. He has borrowed his authority from death. Walter Benjamin
[ Authority Borrowed Death Everything His Sanction Tell]
Sometimes you can tell a large story with a tiny subject. Eliot Porter
[ Large Sometimes Story Subject Tell Tiny]
Nowhere else in history has there ever been a flag that stands for the right to burn itself. This is the fractal of our flag. It stands for the right to destroy itself. Ken Kesey
[ Been Burn Destroy Else Ever Flag History Itself Nowhere Our Right Stands]
No doubt one may quote history to support any cause, as the devil quotes scripture. Learned Hand
[ Any Cause Devil Doubt History May Quote Quotes Scripture Support]
In my opinion, assassination theories will continue to revolve around these assassinations as they have around several other significant assassinations in American history. The assassination of President Lincoln comes to mind. Louis Stokes
[ American Around Assassination Assassinations Comes Continue History Lincoln Mind Opinion Other President Revolve Several Significant Theories These Will]
As contemporary history reminds us we are human to the extent that we are able to chose between alternatives. John G. D. Clark
[ Able Alternatives Between Chose Contemporary Extent History Human Reminds Us]
I turned pro and won Rookie of the Year on the South African Tour and then it took me two tries at the qualifying school on the European Tour and to get my card and the rest is history. Retief Goosen
[ African Card European Get History Pro Qualifying Rest Rookie School South Then Took Tour Tries Turned Two Won Year]
The history of liberty is a history of resistance. Woodrow Wilson
[ History Liberty Resistance]
The world's battlefields have been in the heart chiefly; more heroism has been displayed in the household and the closet, than on the most memorable battlefields in history. Henry Ward Beecher
[ Battlefields Been Chiefly Closet Displayed Heart Heroism History Household Memorable More Most Than World]
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]
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]
In Jewish history there are no coincidences. Elie Wiesel
[ Coincidences History Jewish]
Customary though it may be to write about that institutionalized pastime as though it existed apart from the general environment, my story does not lend itself to such treatment. Curt Flood
[ Apart Customary Does Environment Existed General Institutionalized Itself Lend May Pastime Story Such Though Treatment Write]
Yesterday is history. Tomorrow is a mystery. And today? Today is a gift. That's why we call it the present. Babatunde Olatunji
[ Call Gift History Mystery Present Today Tomorrow Why Yesterday]
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 to compare the holiday season with the way a child listens to a favorite story. The pleasure is in the familiar way the story begins, the anticipation of familiar turns it takes, the familiar moments of suspense, and the familiar climax and ending. Fred Rogers
[ Anticipation Begins Child Climax Compare Ending Familiar Favorite Holiday Listens Moments Pleasure Season Story Suspense Takes Turns Way]
The past history of our globe must be explained by what can be seen to be happening now. No powers are to be employed that are not natural to the globe, no action to be admitted except those of which we know the principle. James Hutton
[ Action Admitted Employed Except Explained Globe Happening History Know Must Natural Now Our Past Powers Principle Seen Those Which]
The history of all previous societies has been the history of class struggles. Karl Marx
[ Been Class History Previous Societies Struggles]
The greatest concubines in history knew that everything revealed with nothing concealed is a bore. Geoffrey Beene
[ Bore Concealed Everything Greatest History Knew Nothing Revealed]
One might almost reckon mathematically that, having undergone the double composition of public opinion and of the author, their history reaches us at third hand and is thus separated by two stages from the original fact. Alfred de Vigny
[ Almost Author Composition Double Fact Hand Having History Mathematically Might Opinion Original Public Reaches Reckon Separated Stages Their Third Thus Two Undergone Us]
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]
I never take ideas from the headlines. I feel that if a story is good enough, a real story that is, then it's already been covered by the media, and if it's not good enough, why would I want to bother with it? Evan Hunter
[ Already Been Bother Covered Enough Feel Good Headlines Ideas Media Never Real Story Take Then Want Why Would]
The history of modern art is also the history of the progressive loss of art's audience. Art has increasingly become the concern of the artist and the bafflement of the public. Paul Gauguin Art
[ Also Art Artist Audience Become Concern History Increasingly Loss Modern Progressive Public]
When you're drawing comics, you get very involved in how the story is going to develop and you spend more time daydreaming on that particular subject. Sergio Aragones
[ Comics Daydreaming Develop Drawing Get Going How Involved More Particular Spend Story Subject Time Very]
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]
Our dear country, Iran, throughout history has been subject to threats. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
[ Been Country Dear History Iran Our Subject Threats Throughout]
The need for raising the awareness of this shameful chapter in U.S. history is more apparent than ever. Michael M. Honda
[ Apparent Awareness Chapter Ever History More Need Raising Shameful Than]
So as the years draw on toward the Biblical limit, the inclination to look back, and to tell some sort of story of what one has seen, grows upon most of us. Mary A. Ward
[ Back Biblical Draw Grows Inclination Limit Look Most Seen Some Sort Story Tell Toward Upon Us 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]
Writing is a passion I have never understood, yet a storyteller is all I have ever wanted to be. Ruth Park
[ Ever Never Passion Storyteller Understood Wanted Writing Yet]
I wonder what it is that the people who criticize me for telling this story truly object to: is it that I have dared to tell the story? Or that the story turns out not to be the one they wanted to hear? Joyce Maynard
[ Criticize Dared Hear Object Out Story Tell Telling Truly Turns Wanted Wonder]
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]
Was it not enough punishment and suffering in history that we were uprooted and made helpless slaves not only in new colonial outposts but also domestically. Robert Mugabe
[ Also Colonial Domestically Enough Helpless History Made New Only Punishment Slaves Suffering Uprooted Were]
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]
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]
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]
It was a major dream come true at last. In many respects, Jerusalem is a very modern and important story about people in a period of transition, with all the unrest that permeates society on the eve of a new century. The big life issues are at stake. Bille August
[ Big Century Come Dream Eve Important Issues Jerusalem Last Life Major Many Modern New Period Permeates Respects Society Stake Story Transition True Unrest Very]
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]
The novels take longer to write than the picture book texts, and they do take a different sort of concentration. However, a very short, simple story that works well is just as exciting to me as any longer and more complex book. Margaret Mahy
[ Any Book Complex Concentration Different Exciting However Just Longer More Novels Picture Short Simple Sort Story Take Texts Than Very Well Works Write]
I really believed that if I could play that character, who is grounded in the earth and the history of the United States - not the kind of role I usually play - it would help me change the perception out there and my own perception of what I can accomplish as a performer. Andrea Martin
[ Accomplish Believed Change Character Could Earth Grounded Help History Kind Out Own Perception Performer Play Really Role States United Usually Would]
90%, 100% are going there to hear the singing. The story is another thing. Nobody's interested in the story. Happiness is happiness. Cab Calloway
[ Another Going Happiness Hear Interested Nobody Singing Story Thing]
There was once a time when art history and film were basically the same medium, but art history is frozen in late-19th-century technology that has survived into the early 21st century. Robert Nelson
[ Art Basically Century Early Film Frozen History Into Medium Once Same Survived Technology Time Were]
I bought a selection of short, romantic fiction novels, studied them, decided that I had found a formula and then wrote a book that I figured was the perfect story. Thank goodness it was rejected. Louise Brown
[ Book Bought Decided Fiction Figured Formula Found Goodness Had Novels Perfect Rejected Romantic Selection Short Story Studied Thank Them Then Wrote]
The man who first gave history a recognized place in science was an ancient historian. James H. Breasted
[ Ancient First Gave Historian History Man Place Recognized Science]
If you want to get an education in how to get a story and how to survive, then get a street reporter job in New York City. John Tesh
[ City Education Get How Job New Reporter Story Street Survive Then Want York]
Literature is the expression of a feeling of deprivation, a recourse against a sense of something missing. But the contrary is also true: language is what makes us human. It is a recourse against the meaningless noise and silence of nature and history. Octavio Paz
[ Against Also Contrary Deprivation Expression Feeling History Human Language Literature Makes Meaningless Missing Nature Noise Recourse Sense Silence Something True Us]
I don't want to be somebody who stands still and sings pretty. Each song is a world. Each song is a story. I don't achieve nearly what I want. Renee Fleming
[ Achieve Each Nearly Pretty Sings Somebody Song Stands Still Story Want World]
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]
History warns us that it is the customary fate of new truths to begin as heresies and to end as superstitions. Thomas Huxley
[ Begin Customary End Fate Heresies History New Superstitions Truths Us Warns]
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]
A song must move the story ahead. A song must take the place of dialogue. If a song halts the show, pushes it back, stalls it, the audience won't buy it; they'll be unhappy. Dorothy Fields
[ Ahead Audience Back Buy Dialogue Halts Move Must Place Pushes Show Song Stalls Story Take Unhappy Won]
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]
An hour or two spent in writing from dictation, another hour or two in reading aloud, a little geography and a little history and a little physics made the day pass busily. Hudson Stuck
[ Aloud Another Busily Day Dictation Geography History Hour Little Made Pass Physics Reading Spent Two Writing]
Whole generations have forgotten history. Pierre Salinger
[ Forgotten Generations History Whole]
The easiest songs to write are pure fiction. There is no limit to how you can tell the story. I find it difficult when I'm replaying an event through a song. Jason Mraz
[ Difficult Easiest Event Fiction Find How Limit Pure Song Songs Story Tell Through Write]
I think they went with the idea that people know the story pretty much- knowing that he's going to take her when she's going to go with him. Also, the movie is really focused on Achilles and Hector and their battles. Diane Kruger
[ Achilles Also Battles Focused Go Going Her Him Idea Know Knowing Movie Pretty Really She Story Take Their Think Went]
There's a need to keep the history of an artform going, parallel with the new work that's being done. Hal Price
[ Artform Being Done Going History Keep Need New Parallel Work]
The history of Christianity, therefore, must be of concern to all who are interested in the record of man and particularly to all who seek to understand the contemporary human scene. Kenneth Scott Latourette
[ Christianity Concern Contemporary History Human Interested Man Must Particularly Record Scene Seek Therefore Understand]
It's really a sad story, and I liked that. The songs on this album talk about relationships in every aspect. Aaliyah
[ Album Aspect Every Liked Really Relationships Sad Songs Story Talk]
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]
American history is longer, larger, more various, more beautiful, and more terrible than anything anyone has ever said about it. James A. Baldwin
[ American Anyone Anything Beautiful Ever History Larger Longer More Said Terrible Than Various]
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]
While tributes to Americans who had lost their lives in battle had been held in a number of towns across the nation, one of the more well-known stories about the beginnings of Memorial Day is the story about General John Logan. John Linder
[ Across Americans Battle Been Beginnings Day General Had Held John Lives Logan Lost Memorial More Nation Number Stories Story Their Towns Tributes Well-Known While]
I'm somewhat horrified because I don't think the young people today even know what history is. Some of them don't' even study History at school anymore or Geography and they don't know where one place is from another. Joan Sutherland
[ Another Anymore Because Even Geography History Horrified Know Place School Some Somewhat Study Them Think Today Where Young]
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]
You can't fake this music. You might be a great singer or a great musician but, in the need, that's got nothing to do with it. It's how you connect to the songs and to the history behind them. Etta James
[ Behind Connect Fake Got Great History How Might Music Musician Need Nothing Singer Songs Them]
A cruel story runs on wheels, and every hand oils the wheels as they run. Ouida
[ Cruel Every Hand Oils Run Runs Story Wheels]
Good and bad - this is the story of my life. Martha Reeves
[ Bad Good Life Story]
History, a distillation of rumour. Thomas Carlyle
[ Distillation History]
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]
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government. Thomas Jefferson
[ Bad Convinces Government History Most Much Reading Results Too]
Sometimes I can't get out of the character because the story is very intense. Diana Krall
[ Because Character Get Intense Out Sometimes Story Very]
It's just so much fun to make up characters, situations, and everything else about a story. I have so much freedom and flexibility to do whatever I want. Margaret Haddix
[ Characters Else Everything Flexibility Freedom Fun Just Make Much Situations Story Up Want Whatever]
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]
Well, the first thing is that truth and power for me form an antithesis, an antagonism, which will hardly ever be resolved. I can define in fact, can simplify the history of human society, the evolution of human society, as a contest between power and freedom. Wole Soyinka
[ Antagonism Antithesis Between Contest Define Ever Evolution Fact First Form Freedom Hardly History Human Power Resolved Simplify Society Thing Truth Well Which Will]
March 11, 2004, now occupies a place in the history of infamy. Jose Maria Aznar
[ History Infamy March Now Occupies Place]
Everyone is treating it like a Hollywood story. In Madison, it's a neighborhood story. Chris Farley
[ Everyone Hollywood Madison Neighborhood Story Treating]
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]
As a journalist, the details always tell the story. James McBride
[ Always Details Journalist Story Tell]
When there is a strong woman character in a story - that always grabs me. Ang Lee
[ Always Character Grabs Story Strong Woman]
I'd like to write a history, maybe of the Reformation. Jane Haddam
[ History Maybe Reformation Write]
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]
I had a national and international reputation. I had written the history and articles. So I brought to the Trotskyist movement some international reputation. C. L. R. James
[ Articles Brought Had History International Movement National Reputation Some Trotskyist Written]
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]
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]
My heart goes out to victims and survivors of the Hurricane Katrina tragedy and to their families. This disaster will go down in history books as one of the largest natural disasters in U.S. history. Ellen Tauscher
[ Books Disaster Disasters Down Families Go Goes Heart History Hurricane Katrina Largest Natural Out Survivors Their Tragedy Victims Will]
Today's global justice movement may be the biggest, most diverse and energetic in history. Todd Gitlin
[ Biggest Diverse Energetic Global History Justice May Most Movement Today]
That was certainly true the first time, when I did Body Heat, the first movie that I directed. I was looking for a vessel to tell a certain kind of story, and I was a huge fan of Film Noir, and what I liked about it was that it was so extreme in style. Lawrence Kasdan
[ Body Certain Certainly Did Directed Extreme Fan Film First Heat Huge Kind Liked Looking Movie Noir Story Style Tell Time True Vessel]
A news organization has a much different responsibility. I might not be telling you the whole story. I might not be telling you a story in a manner that is properly sophisticated. Aaron Sorkin
[ Different Manner Might Much News Organization Properly Responsibility Sophisticated Story Telling Whole]
Time and time again, history has proved that the conservatives are right and the liberals are wrong. Stockwell Day
[ Again Conservatives History Liberals Proved Right Time Wrong]
When I was a graduate student, the leading spirits at Harvard were interested in the history of ideas. M. H. Abrams
[ Graduate Harvard History Ideas Interested Leading Spirits Student Were]
The story of Willie Stark fascinated me because it was tackling the story of a man who outwardly has all the success one could possibly want and who is destroyed by his personal demons. Carlisle Floyd
[ Because Could Demons Destroyed Fascinated His Man Outwardly Personal Possibly Stark Story Success Tackling Want Willie]
I don't want to go negative on Franklin Delano Roosevelt, but he didn't pass an economic deal in the first 100 days. We have passed the largest Recovery Act in the history of the country. Rahm Emanuel
[ Act Country Days Deal Economic First Franklin Go History Largest Negative Pass Passed Recovery Roosevelt Want]
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]
I said all along I would not sell my story. I don't think it would be right. Louise Woodward
[ Along Right Said Sell Story Think Would]
The deadlines are much, much longer with books. When I was a reporter, a lot of times I'd come in at 8:30 a.m., get an assignment right away, interview somebody, turn the story in by 9:30, and have the finished story in the paper that landed on my desk by noon. Margaret Haddix
[ Assignment Away Books Come Deadlines Desk Finished Get Interview Landed Longer Lot Much Noon Paper Reporter Right Somebody Story Times Turn]
Naturally, it is a terrible, despicable crime when, as in Munich, people are taken hostage, people are killed. But probing the motives of those responsible and showing that they are also individuals with families and have their own story does not excuse what they did. Steven Spielberg
[ Also Crime Despicable Did Does Excuse Families Hostage Individuals Killed Motives Munich Naturally Own Probing Responsible Showing Story Taken Terrible Their Those]
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]
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]
According to the official version of history, CIA aid to the Mujahadeen began during 1980, that is to say, after the Soviet army invaded Afghanistan, 24 Dec 1979. Zbigniew Brzezinski
[ According Afghanistan After Aid Army Began Cia Dec During History Invaded Official Say Soviet Version]
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]
In fact, the history of North America has been perhaps more profoundly influenced by man's inheritance from his past homes than by the physical features of his present home. Ellsworth Huntington
[ America Been Fact Features His History Home Homes Influenced Inheritance Man More North Past Perhaps Physical Present Profoundly Than]
It's not so much that I got that idea at some point, it came up naturally because of the improvisational nature of the story I was telling. Chester Brown
[ Because Came Got Idea Improvisational Much Naturally Nature Point Some Story Telling Up]
I loved psychology and I loved history. Joely Fisher
[ History Loved Psychology]
If you look at the history of big obstacles in understanding our world, there's usually an intuitive assumption underlying them that's wrong. Jeff Hawkins
[ Assumption Big History Intuitive Look Obstacles Our Them Underlying Understanding Usually World Wrong]
History shows how feeble are barriers of paper. John Lothrop Motley
[ Barriers Feeble History How Paper Shows]
I identified in a very deep way with the individuals I was writing about because the theme that runs through this story is of extraordinary hardship and the will to overcome it. Laura Hillenbrand
[ Because Deep Extraordinary Hardship Identified Individuals Overcome Runs Story Theme Through Very Way Will Writing]
A Germany team should not be afraid going into a tournament. History shows that we can raise the level of our game when it matters. Oliver Kahn
[ Afraid Game Germany Going History Into Level Matters Our Raise Should Shows Team Tournament]
The last three books are much more a case of a moment of history, what happened almost by accident or coincidence, like being in the same elevator or lifeboat. Michael Ondaatje
[ Accident Almost Being Books Case Coincidence Elevator Happened History Last Moment More Much Same Three]
The history of all countries shows that the working class exclusively by its own effort is able to develop only trade-union consciousness. Vladimir Lenin
[ Able Class Consciousness Countries Develop Effort Exclusively History Only Own Shows Working]
You don't change the course of history by turning the faces of portraits to the wall. Jawaharlal Nehru
[ Change Course Faces History Portraits Turning Wall]
I guess you can stay sort of true to the story; you don't have to artificially bring the character back from whatever doom you've designed for them, you can tell the story, I suppose, honestly. Garth Ennis
[ Artificially Back Bring Character Designed Doom Guess Honestly Sort Stay Story Suppose Tell Them True Whatever]
I just love the storyline, I thought it was hilarious - I loved that part when we opened the door, we all look ahead and we have to look down and see that we're actually dealing with this little boy who did this horrible thing of ordering a wife through e-mail. Caroline Dhavernas
[ Actually Ahead Boy Dealing Did Door Down E-Mail Hilarious Horrible Just Little Look Love Loved Opened Ordering Part See Storyline Thing Thought Through Wife]
I am a fan of history. Tom T. Hall
[ Am Fan History]
These terrorist actions, prepared in cold blood, against the people, the society and the institutions of the United States are unprecedented in history. Ferenc Madl
[ Actions Against Blood Cold History Institutions Prepared Society States Terrorist These United Unprecedented]
The only history is a mere question of one's struggle inside oneself. But that is the joy of it. One need neither discover Americas nor conquer nations, and yet one has as great a work as Columbus or Alexander, to do. David Herbert Lawrence
[ Alexander Americas Columbus Conquer Discover Great History Inside Joy Mere Nations Need Neither Nor Oneself Only Question Struggle Work Yet]
Modern Western thought will pass into history and be incorporated in it, will have its influence and its place, just as our body will pass into the composition of grass, of sheep, of cutlets, and of men. Alexander Herzen
[ Body Composition Grass History Incorporated Influence Into Just Men Modern Our Pass Place Sheep Thought Western Will]
They killed my character off and as God would have it, just when they told me I would never work again, I got cast in a little program called Roots, and as they would say, the rest is history. John Amos
[ Again Called Cast Character God Got History Just Killed Little Never Off Program Rest Roots Say Told Work Would]
If I had not gotten along so well with some of the people on the show, it would have been a different story. But in this case, it was great. But sure, it will be fun to look around. Kurtwood Smith
[ Along Around Been Case Different Fun Gotten Great Had Look Show Some Story Sure Well Will Would]
Mr. Speaker, we have reached a point in history where some have forgotten that it is the family, not the government, that is the fundamental building block of our society. Jim Ryun
[ Block Building Family Forgotten Fundamental Government History Mr Our Point Reached Society Some Speaker Where]
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]
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]
The history of liberty has largely been the history of the observance of procedural safeguards. Felix Frankfurter
[ Been History Largely Liberty Observance Procedural Safeguards]
If history is going to repeat itself I should think we can expect the same thing again. Terry Venables
[ Again Expect Going History Itself Repeat Same Should Thing Think]
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]
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 most he would do was to promise that the gates of hell should not prevail against it. It is about all that, looking back on the history of the Church, one can feel that they have not done. Charles Williams
[ Against Back Church Done Feel Gates Hell History Looking Most Prevail Promise Should Would]
History has proven that the PLO and its sectors suffered great damage when walking the way of harming Zionist interests in other countries around the world. Ahmed Yassin
[ Around Countries Damage Great Harming History Interests Other Proven Sectors Suffered Walking Way World Zionist]
Harrison Ford was pretty content as a carpenter who thought it would be nice to work on TV and ended up being the biggest film star in the history of cinema. Dirk Benedict
[ Being Biggest Carpenter Cinema Content Ended Film Ford Harrison History Nice Pretty Star Thought Tv Up Work Would]
I'm a director's actor; I'm a storyteller's actor. Michael Ironside
[ Actor Director Storyteller]
It's been argued that of all the animals humans have domesticated, the horse is the most important to our history. For thousands of years, horses were our most reliable mode of transportation. Elton Gallegly
[ Animals Argued Been Domesticated History Horse Horses Humans Important Mode Most Our Reliable Thousands Transportation Were Years]
I wanted to be a part of the Disney history. Tia Carrere
[ Disney History Part Wanted]
But, as we have before been led to remark, most of Mr. Darwin's statements elude, by their vagueness and incompleteness, the test of Natural History facts. Richard Owen
[ Been Before Darwin Elude Facts History Incompleteness Led Most Mr Natural Remark Statements Test Their Vagueness]
On the contrary, history generally confirms that the more conscious and the better you are organized in vanguard organizations, the more constructively you operate in the mass organizations of the working class. Ernest Mandel
[ Better Class Confirms Conscious Constructively Contrary Generally History Mass More Operate Organizations Organized Vanguard Working]
There have been only rare moments in history where individual histories were able to run their course without wars or revolutions. Raymond Queneau
[ Able Been Course Histories History Individual Moments Only Rare Revolutions Run Their Wars Were Where Without]
You have to look at history as an evolution of society. Jean Chretien History
[ Evolution History Look Society]
The truth is the Republican leadership has created a credit card Congress that is recklessly selling out the future of America, our children and our grandchildren, and President Bush is the most fiscally irresponsible President in the history of America. Dennis Cardoza
[ America Bush Card Children Congress Created Credit Fiscally Future Grandchildren History Irresponsible Leadership Most Our Out President Recklessly Republican Selling Truth]
The storytelling gift is innate: one has it or one doesn't. But style is at least partly a learned thing: one refines it by looking and listening and reading and practice - by work. Donna Tartt
[ Gift Innate Learned Least Listening Looking Partly Practice Reading Storytelling Style Thing Work]
The story drove the book. That had a very seminal effect on the way I saw writing and storytelling. If you can set a character in a story that is compelling and has a backbone, you draw people in. Dick Wolf
[ Backbone Book Character Compelling Draw Drove Effect Had Saw Set Story Storytelling Very Way Writing]
If Jesus Christ was who He claimed to be, and He did die on a cross at a point of time in history, then, for all history past and all history future it is relevant because that is the very focal point for forgiveness and redemption. Josh McDowell
[ Because Christ Claimed Cross Did Die Focal Forgiveness Future History Jesus Past Point Redemption Relevant Then Time Very]
In writing the history of a disease, every philosophical hypothesis whatsoever, that has previously occupied the mind of the author, should lie in abeyance. Thomas Sydenham
[ Author Disease Every History Hypothesis Lie Mind Occupied Philosophical Previously Should Whatsoever Writing]
History is one of those marvelous and necessary illusions we have to deal with. It's one of the ways of dealing with our world with impossible generalities which we couldn't live without. Howard Nemerov
[ Deal Dealing Generalities History Illusions Impossible Live Marvelous Necessary Our Those Ways Which Without World]
The 2004 Election marks the first time in modern political history that Republican voter turnout matched Democratic turnout in a presidential election year. Jeff Miller
[ Democratic Election First History Marks Matched Modern Political Presidential Republican Time Turnout Voter Year]
A study of the history of wages back through the years indicates clearly that when the cost-of-living rises appreciably wages have shortly been adjusted upward also. Charles E. Wilson
[ Adjusted Also Back Been Clearly History Indicates Rises Shortly Study Through Upward Wages Years]
An autobiography is the story of how a man thinks he lived. Herbert Samuel
[ Autobiography How Lived Man Story Thinks]
Throughout history, great leaders have known the power of humor. Allen Klein Power
[ Great History Humor Known Leaders Power Throughout]
So usually even if you like a sentence or a story or something, it won't come out that way - it'll come out years later, and in a different way, and you don't really control that. Keren Ann
[ Come Control Different Even Later Out Really Sentence Something Story Usually Way Won Years]
Our great history has been that people came to Michigan because you didn't have to have a college degree to get a good-paying job. Consequently, we have got a larger number of our population that right now are facing outsourcing, et cetera, without higher or advanced degrees. Jennifer M. Granholm
[ Advanced Because Been Came Cetera College Consequently Degree Degrees Et Facing Get Good-Paying Got Great Higher History Job Larger Michigan Now Number Our Outsourcing Population Right Without]
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 wish I had a funny story. Leslie Easterbrook
[ Funny Had Story Wish]
Sometimes you have to go places with characters and emotions within yourself you don't want to do, but you have a duty to the story and as a storyteller to do it. Hugh Jackman
[ Characters Duty Emotions Go Places Sometimes Story Storyteller Want Within Yourself]
Religion has caused more misery to all of mankind in every stage of human history than any other single idea. Madalyn Murray O'Hair
[ Any Caused Every History Human Idea Mankind Misery More Other Religion Single Stage Than]
So, when the special effects are at the service of the story and draw you into it, that is really the magic. Bill Sienkiewicz
[ Draw Effects Into Magic Really Service Special Story]
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]
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've traveled around the world and made love with many satisfied women. So I decided to share my story. Rick Fox
[ Around Decided Love Made Many Satisfied Share Story Traveled Women World]
I want each and every West Virginian to have bragging rights. I want to stop playing defense and start playing offense. So, together, let us grab the reins of history. Joe Manchin III
[ Bragging Defense Each Every Grab History Offense Playing Reins Rights Start Stop Together Us Want West]
I'm going to take the kids away over Christmas but I don't, I've written 14 musicals now, I don't want to rush into doing something just for the sake of doing it. I want to do it when I find a story. Andrew Lloyd Webber
[ Away Christmas Doing Find Going Into Just Kids Musicals Now Over Rush Sake Something Story Take Want Written]
It was relatively easy to write 'The Cave of Lost Souls', though, because it came to me one night in a dream. I remember waking up and having this idea for a complete story - from start to finish - in my head, so I jotted it down, then later began writing the thing. Paul Kane
[ Because Began Came Cave Complete Down Dream Easy Finish Having Head Idea Later Lost Night Relatively Remember Souls Start Story Then Thing Though Up Waking Write Writing]
One feels the excitement of hearing an untold story. John Hope
[ Excitement Feels Hearing Story Untold]
I'm terrible at story and structure, but I'm not so bad at writing dialogue. Steve Buscemi
[ Bad Dialogue Story Structure Terrible Writing]
Their free verse was no form at all, yet it made history. John C. Ransom
[ Form Free History Made Their Verse Yet]
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]
If I like the story and it's well written, and it's a character I want to play and they'll pay me, then I decide to do it. William H. Macy
[ Character Decide Pay Play Story Then Want Well Written]
Advertising is the art of the tiny. You have to tell a complete a story and deliver a complete message in a very encapsulated form. It disciplines you to cut away extraneous information. Dick Wolf
[ Advertising Art Away Complete Cut Deliver Disciplines Extraneous Form Information Message Story Tell Tiny Very]
I am re-reading Henry James as a change from history. I began with Daisy Miller, and I've just finished Washington Square. What a brilliant, painful book. Antonia Fraser
[ Am Began Book Brilliant Change Daisy Finished Henry History James Just Miller Painful Re-Reading Square Washington]
I have decided to fight for my country, because we have build a success story in Guanajuato, with real results and more yet to come in the next two years. Vicente Fox
[ Because Build Come Country Decided Fight More Next Real Results Story Success Two Years Yet]
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]
I disliked singing in English and neither liked the story nor the character of Cressida. Walter Legge
[ Character Disliked English Liked Neither Nor Singing Story]
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 the same old story you've heard a thousand times. Somebody's trust gets broken. Somebody's left behind. Travis Tritt
[ Behind Broken Gets Heard Left Old Same Somebody Story Thousand Times Trust]
News is the first rough draft of history. Philip L. Graham
[ Draft First History News Rough]
Social history might be defined negatively as the history of a people with the politics left out. G. M. Trevelyan
[ Defined History Left Might Negatively Out Politics Social]
Memoirs are the backstairs of history. George Meredith
[ History Memoirs]
History is full of really good stories. That's the main reason I got into this racket: I want to make the argument that history is interesting. Sarah Vowell
[ Argument Full Good Got History Interesting Into Main Make Racket Really Reason Stories Want]
I've been on the show for six years and I don't even know what her history is. I sort of make things up in my mind, but I think it's hard for an audience to follow and invest in a character when they don't have the details. Crystal Chappell
[ Audience Been Character Details Even Follow Hard Her History Invest Know Make Mind Show Six Sort Things Think Up Years]
Anything in history or nature that can be described as changing steadily can be seen as heading toward catastrophe. Susan Sontag
[ Anything Catastrophe Changing Described Heading History Nature Seen Steadily Toward]
Don't forget that the only two things people read in a story are the first and last sentences. Give them blood in the eye on the first one. Herbert Bayard Swope
[ Blood Eye First Forget Give Last Only Read Sentences Story Them Things Two]
I didn't do drugs, I never did do drugs. Never. I don't have any story of drugs, you know, to speak of. Never did drugs, never was interested in drugs and then I wasn't interested in the people around the drugs. Ruben Blades
[ Any Around Did Interested Know Never Speak Story Then]
The unread story is not a story; it is little black marks on wood pulp. The reader, reading it, makes it live: a live thing, a story. Ursula K. Le Guin
[ Black Little Live Makes Marks Pulp Reader Reading Story Thing Unread Wood]
This story is based on a gentleman who indeed did... used to come to my parents' house in 1971 from Bangladesh. He was at the University of Rhode Island. And I was four, four years old, at the time, and so I actually don't have any memories of this gentleman. Jhumpa Lahiri
[ Actually Any Bangladesh Based Come Did Four Gentleman House Indeed Island Memories Old Parents Rhode Story Time University Used Years]
Why would you create a movie for black people if you don't understand the history and perspective of the people you are doing it for? You need historical perspective to make sound decisions. Tim Reid
[ Black Create Decisions Doing Historical History Make Movie Need Perspective Sound Understand Why Would]
That's history. I say history because it happened in the past. Murray Walker
[ Because Happened History Past Say]
I've never told you the story of Alice in Wonderland, have I? Edgar Bergen
[ Alice Never Story Told Wonderland]
Democrats believe that government should reflect the sense of community that Americans demonstrated after Katrina - the sense of community that has defined and united America throughout its history. Patrick J. Kennedy
[ After America Americans Believe Community Defined Democrats Demonstrated Government History Katrina Reflect Sense Should Throughout United]
I want to work with great directors and try not to put too much pressure on myself and just read things for the story and recognize when I'm drawn to something for the right reasons and try to maintain some sanity. Rachel McAdams
[ Directors Drawn Great Just Maintain Much Myself Pressure Put Read Reasons Recognize Right Sanity Some Something Story Things Too Try Want Work]
In any case, his judgment and set of values, acting alone or through his assistants, determine not only what is gold and what is dross but the design of the history which he creates out of the metal. The historian decides what is significant, and what is not. Samuel E. Morison
[ Acting Alone Any Assistants Case Creates Decides Design Determine Dross Gold His Historian History Judgment Metal Only Out Set Significant Through Values Which]
Poetry is finer and more philosophical than history; for poetry expresses the universal, and history only the particular. Aristotle
[ Expresses Finer History More Only Particular Philosophical Poetry Than Universal]
Civilization is not a spontaneous generation with any race or nation known to history, but the torch to be handed down from race to race from age to age. Kelly Millar
[ Age Any Civilization Down Generation Handed History Known Nation Race Spontaneous Torch]
History's lesson is to make the most of reform opportunities when they arise because they do not arise often and they do not last long. Christopher Bond
[ Arise Because History Last Lesson Long Make Most Often Opportunities Reform]
What I had to do was keep the story within certain limits of what was, of course, plausible. Arthur Golden
[ Certain Course Had Keep Limits Plausible Story Within]
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]
It's also possible to have two third person singular points of view, as represented by two characters through whose eyes the story is told in alternating chapters, say. Arthur Herzog
[ Also Chapters Characters Eyes Person Points Possible Represented Say Singular Story Third Through Told Two View Whose]
In fact history does not belong to us; but we belong to it. Hans-Georg Gadamer
[ Belong Does Fact History Us]
I think any journalist who spends time in a place realizes that there are lots of stories around beyond their primary story. You meet so many interesting people and have all kinds of experiences. Joe Sacco
[ Any Around Beyond Experiences Interesting Journalist Kinds Lots Many Meet Place Primary Realizes Spends Stories Story Their Think Time]
Better than anything else in our culture, it enables fathers and sons to speak on a level playing field while building up from within a personal history of shared experience - a group history - that may be tapped into at will in years to come. John Thorn
[ Anything Better Building Come Culture Else Enables Experience Fathers Field Group History Into Level May Our Personal Playing Shared Sons Speak Tapped Than Up While Will Within Years]
And what it depends on, of course, is whether the story itself is worth the ethical compromise it requires and whether the competition is onto the story. Roger Mudd
[ Competition Compromise Course Depends Ethical Itself Onto Requires Story Whether Worth]
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]
One of the last courses I taught was on the Russian short story, which I love. Tobias Wolff
[ Courses Last Love Russian Short Story Taught Which]
I worked in Hollywood as a reader and a would-be writer for about 6 years before I sold my first story. Sidney Sheldon
[ Before First Hollywood Reader Sold Story Worked Would-Be Writer Years]
Do the story in the way it really demands to be done, which may mean using several different styles or only one style; but it's still about respecting the story. Bill Sienkiewicz
[ Demands Different Done May Mean Only Really Respecting Several Still Story Style Styles Using Way Which]
A country grows in history not only because of the heroism of its troops on the field of battle, it grows also when it turns to justice and to right for the conservation of its interests. Aristide Briand
[ Also Battle Because Conservation Country Field Grows Heroism History Interests Justice Only Right Troops Turns]
I wanted to portray very, very dark subject matter and a deceptively complex story in the brightest colours and simplest lines possible to leave the readers reeling. Mark Millar
[ Brightest Colours Complex Dark Deceptively Leave Lines Matter Portray Possible Readers Reeling Simplest Story Subject Very Wanted]
Du Bois marked a great stage in the history of Negro struggles when he said that Negroes could no longer accept the subordination which Booker T. Washington had preached. C. L. R. James
[ Accept Booker Could Du Great Had History Longer Marked Negro Negroes Preached Said Stage Struggles Subordination Washington Which]
Yes, we've seen it all before. And yes, those who do not study history are condemned to repeat it. But no, the sky is not falling - baseball is such a great game that neither the owners nor the players can kill it. After some necessary carnage, market forces will prevail. John Thorn
[ After Baseball Before Carnage Condemned Falling Forces Game Great History Kill Market Necessary Neither Nor Owners Players Prevail Repeat Seen Sky Some Study Such Those Will Yes]
No event in American history is more misunderstood than the Vietnam War. It was misreported then, and it is misremembered now. Richard M. Nixon
[ American Event History Misunderstood More Now Than Then Vietnam War]
Never in our country's history have we witnessed a natural disaster that has impacted so many people in such a wide area. In fact, as of the writing of this column, millions of people along the Gulf Coast have been displaced from their homes in a period of only five days. Jo Bonner
[ Along Area Been Coast Column Country Days Disaster Displaced Fact Five Gulf History Homes Impacted Many Millions Natural Never Only Our Period Such Their Wide Witnessed Writing]
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]
Only through acknowledgment of the erasure and void of Jewish life can the history of Berlin and Europe have a human future. Daniel Libeskind
[ Acknowledgment Berlin Europe Future History Human Jewish Life Only Through Void]
It's a story of little girls who are pressed into working in sweat shops in games, who spend all day doing repetitive grinding tasks like making shirts, which are then converted into gold and sold on eBay. Cory Doctorow
[ Converted Day Doing Ebay Games Girls Gold Grinding Into Little Making Pressed Repetitive Shirts Shops Sold Spend Story Sweat Tasks Then Which Working]
One of the hardest things to believe is that anyone will abandon the effort to escape a charge of murder. It is extremely important to suspend disbelief on that. If you don't, the story is spoiled. Rex Stout
[ Abandon Anyone Believe Charge Disbelief Effort Escape Extremely Hardest Important Murder Spoiled Story Suspend Things Will]
Life begins at 40 - but so do fallen arches, rheumatism, faulty eyesight, and the tendency to tell a story to the same person, three or four times. Helen Rowland
[ Begins Eyesight Fallen Faulty Four Life Person Rheumatism Same Story Tell Tendency Three Times]
I think it's because it was an emotional story, and emotions come through much stronger in black and white. Colour is distracting in a way, it pleases the eye but it doesn't necessarily reach the heart. Kim Hunter
[ Because Black Colour Come Distracting Emotional Emotions Eye Heart Much Necessarily Pleases Reach Story Stronger Think Through Way White]
The creative act is not pure. History evidences it. Sociology extracts it. The writer loses Eden, writes to be read and comes to realize that he is answerable. Nadine Gordimer
[ Act Answerable Comes Creative Eden Evidences Extracts History Loses Pure Read Realize Sociology Writer Writes]
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]
I want people to use Perl. I want to be a positive ingredient of the world and make my American history. So, whatever it takes to give away my software and get it used, that's great. Larry Wall
[ American Away Get Give Great History Ingredient Make Perl Positive Software Takes Use Used Want Whatever World]
We look to the history of the time of framing and to the intervening history of interpretation. But the ultimate question must be, what do the words of the text mean in our time. William J. Brennan, Jr.
[ Framing History Interpretation Intervening Look Mean Must Our Question Text Time Ultimate Words]
Heretofore there has always been in the history of the world a comparatively unoccupied land westward, into which the crowded countries of the East have poured their surplus populations. Josiah Strong
[ Always Been Comparatively Countries Crowded East Heretofore History Into Land Populations Poured Surplus Their Westward Which World]
The success of the movie industry comes from the story. And the story comes from somebody putting something down on paper. Dan Glickman
[ Comes Down Industry Movie Paper Putting Somebody Something Story Success]
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]
Recruiting Station was a story that came as the result of many anxious awakenings during many nights. A. E. van Vogt
[ Anxious Came During Many Nights Recruiting Result Station Story]
It's really about, oh come on, this guy wouldn't say that or he wouldn't do that, you know, it's about the characters, about the story, about the situation. Walter Hill
[ Characters Come Guy Know Oh Really Say Situation Story]
If some countries have too much history, we have too much geography. Mackenzie King
[ Countries Geography History Much Some Too]
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]
The United Nations was founded in the aftermath of World War II, just as the world was beginning to learn the full horrors of history's worst genocide, the Holocaust that consumed 6 million Jews and 3 million others in Europe. Linda Chavez
[ Aftermath Beginning Consumed Europe Founded Full Genocide History Holocaust Horrors Ii Jews Just Learn Million Nations Others United War World Worst]
Among famous traitors of history one might mention the weather. Ilka Chase
[ Among Famous History Mention Might Traitors Weather]
Even the great bad guys in cinema history, they're likable. Balthazar Getty
[ Bad Cinema Even Great Guys History Likable]
You kind of hope that the events themselves are interesting. I think that's what you have to hope for, that on a broad level it's an interesting story. Chester Brown
[ Broad Events Hope Interesting Kind Level Story Themselves Think]
I love being part of a company, and telling a story. Judi Dench
[ Being Company Love Part Story Telling]
We knew it was going to be the biggest event scheduled in the history of women's sports, but we didn't ever fathom we would be playing before sold-out stadiums all over the country. Lorrie Fair
[ Before Biggest Country Event Ever Fathom Going History Knew Over Playing Scheduled Sports Stadiums Women Would]
I think I'm a born storyteller. Inspiration is all around me. I can read a newspaper article and come up with an idea for a book. Jackie Collins
[ Around Article Book Born Come Idea Inspiration Newspaper Read Storyteller Think Up]
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]
History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again. Maya Angelou
[ Again Cannot Courage Despite Faced History Lived Need Pain Wrenching]
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]
The most terrifying thing I can think of is being alone - and I mean utterly alone, like no one else in the world alone - at night. That's the nucleus of the first story in my collection and it's also where the title came from for the book. Paul Kane
[ Alone Also Being Book Came Collection Else First Mean Most Night Nucleus Story Terrifying Thing Think Title Utterly Where World]
Television provides the opportunity for an ongoing story - the opportunity to meld the cast and the characters and a world, and to spend more time there. David Lynch
[ Cast Characters More Ongoing Opportunity Provides Spend Story Television Time World]
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]
The first profile piece on myself came about after my Rabbi sent information to the Jewish Chronicle on what I was up to. The story was then picked up by one of the nationals and things grew from there. Benjamin Cohen
[ After Came Chronicle First Grew Information Jewish Myself Nationals Picked Piece Profile Rabbi Sent Story Then Things Up]
I had an idea for a story about a young woman who was living with people who were different, not just superficially different - such as hair colour, or eye colour, or skin colour - but different in some significant way. Jean M. Auel
[ Colour Different Eye Had Hair Idea Just Living Significant Skin Some Story Such Superficially Way Were Woman Young]
In America journalism is apt to be regarded as an extension of history: in Britain, as an extension of conversation. Anthony Sampson
[ America Apt Britain Conversation Extension History Journalism Regarded]
In this movie, you have all the things you love from Tim. All the magic and the whimsy and the surreal, but he also has a fantastic story of a father and son that really gets under your skin. Danny DeVito
[ Also Fantastic Father Gets Love Magic Movie Really Skin Son Story Surreal Things Tim Under Your]
History will have to record that the greatest tragedy of this period of social transition was not the strident clamor of the bad people, but the appalling silence of the good people. Martin Luther King, Jr.
[ Appalling Bad Clamor Good Greatest History Period Record Silence Social Tragedy Transition Will]
Your life story would not make a good book. Don't even try. Fran Lebowitz
[ Book Even Good Life Make Story Try Would Your]
My favorite short-story writer is John Cheever. Irwin Shaw
[ Favorite John Short-Story Writer]
But every day I tell my story, and be comfortable with my story and be comfortable with what I've done, and what I did, and how I am today, it lessens the likelihood it will ever happen. Lawrence Taylor
[ Am Comfortable Day Did Done Ever Every Happen How Lessens Likelihood Story Tell Today Will]
No student of history can fail to see the moral interest of the Middle Ages, any more than an artist can fail to see their aesthetic interest. Goldwin Smith
[ Aesthetic Ages Any Artist Fail History Interest Middle Moral More See Student Than Their]
I extract what I consider the best material from different sources. But often the material I perform comes from a very strange location in history, which are minstrel shows. Leon Redbone
[ Best Comes Consider Different Extract History Location Material Often Perform Shows Sources Strange Very Which]
If a secret history of books could be written, and the author's private thoughts and meanings noted down alongside of his story, how many insipid volumes would become interesting, and dull tales excite the reader! William Makepeace Thackeray
[ Alongside Author Become Books Could Down Dull Excite His History How Insipid Interesting Many Meanings Noted Private Reader Secret Story Tales Thoughts Volumes Would Written]
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]
George W. Bush bought the election - period. End of story. There is no argument. You can try to come up with any argument you can, but there is none. Gary Coleman
[ Any Argument Bought Bush Come Election End George None Period Story Try Up]
My definition of an adventure game is an interactive story set with puzzles and obstacles to solve and worlds to explore. Roberta Williams
[ Adventure Definition Explore Game Interactive Obstacles Puzzles Set Solve Story Worlds]
This is the story of what a Woman's patience can endure, and what a Man's resolution can achieve. Wilkie Collins
[ Achieve Endure Man Patience Resolution Story Woman]
And I don't want to begin something, I don't want to write that first sentence until all the important connections in the novel are known to me. As if the story has already taken place, and it's my responsibility to put it in the right order to tell it to you. John Irving
[ Already Begin Connections First Important Known Novel Order Place Put Responsibility Right Sentence Something Story Taken Tell Until Want Write]
Now, I believe that war is never inevitable until it starts, but there has been a great proclivity in human history, and including in recent history, for war. William Kirby
[ Been Believe Great History Human Including Inevitable Never Now Recent Starts Until War]
I still love the whole history of jazz. The old things sound better than ever. Steve Lacy
[ Better Ever History Jazz Love Old Sound Still Than Things Whole]
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]
It was Orwellian. I completely disappeared, and disappeared the same day. It was by early that evening when the Times story ran. That was an overreaction. All human beings under pressure behave poorly. Gregg Easterbrook
[ Behave Beings Completely Day Disappeared Early Evening Human Poorly Pressure Ran Same Story Times Under]
With years of experience doing whatever it takes to get to the bottom of each story, I am looking forward to covering the stories in the human dimension and impart the passion and visceral reactions the audience seeks. Geraldo Rivera
[ Am Audience Bottom Covering Dimension Doing Each Experience Forward Get Human Impart Looking Passion Reactions Seeks Stories Story Takes Visceral Whatever Years]
I guess if I weren't an actor, I'd be a history professor. Tom Berenger
[ Actor Guess History Professor Weren]
On the day when man told the story of his life to man, history was born. Alfred de Vigny
[ Born Day His History Life Man Story Told]
For some reason, I grew up generally believing that Japan and Korea were quite friendly. I do know that there is some bad history and the extremists on both sides are unreasonable. Joichi Ito
[ Bad Believing Both Extremists Friendly Generally Grew History Japan Know Korea Quite Reason Sides Some Unreasonable Up Were]
The trick is the paradox - turning your story inside out. Now if it is something that appears to be of total normality and then suddenly turns inside out and is a different thing all together then that's fun to write. Nigel Kneale
[ Appears Different Fun Inside Normality Now Out Paradox Something Story Suddenly Then Thing Together Total Trick Turning Turns Write Your]
My mother tells this story that when I first went to school, I thought I was going to help the teachers. I didn't realise I was going to get educated. Moon Unit Zappa
[ Educated First Get Going Help Mother Realise School Story Teachers Tells Thought Went]
There is no history of mankind, there are only many histories of all kinds of aspects of human life. And one of these is the history of political power. This is elevated into the history of the world. Karl Popper
[ Aspects Elevated Histories History Human Into Kinds Life Mankind Many Only Political Power These World]
We're uncomfortable about considering history as a science. It's classified as a social science, which is considered not quite scientific. Jared Diamond
[ Classified Considered Considering History Quite Science Scientific Social Uncomfortable Which]
I wanted to make sure that the man who found the genie would not take terrible advantage of her, so he needed to be a person of integrity and honor - which is why I made the male lead an astronaut. The rest, as they say, is history. Sidney Sheldon
[ Advantage Astronaut Found Genie Her History Honor Integrity Lead Made Make Male Man Needed Person Rest Say Sure Take Terrible Wanted Which Why Would]
From my sketch files I'll find a pose that shows the emotion behind a particular character's story. Frank Bruno
[ Behind Character Emotion Files Find Particular Pose Shows Sketch Story]
I sing seriously to my mom on the phone. To put her to sleep, I have to sing "Maria" from West Side Story. When I hear her snoring, I hang up. Adam Sandler Mom
[ Hang Hear Her Maria Mom Phone Put Seriously Side Sing Sleep Snoring Story Up West]
I was involved with the Batman. There are two sides to every story. Now you've heard my side. Bob Kane
[ Batman Every Heard Involved Now Side Sides Story Two]
Ideally, I like to integrate the human issues into the suspense story itself. Jeffery Deaver
[ Human Ideally Integrate Into Issues Itself Story Suspense]
Throughout the history of our young nation, we have seen our military go bravely into battle, armed with courage and willing to make the ultimate sacrifice. John M. McHugh
[ Armed Battle Bravely Courage Go History Into Make Military Nation Our Sacrifice Seen Throughout Ultimate Willing Young]
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]
In October, 1865, occurred what was, in my eyes, the greatest event in the history of the observatory. The new transit circle arrived from Berlin in its boxes. Simon Newcomb
[ Arrived Berlin Boxes Circle Event Eyes Greatest History New Observatory Occurred October Transit]
The American flag is the symbol of our freedom, national pride and history. Mike Fitzpatrick
[ American Flag Freedom History National Our Pride Symbol]
There is no glory in war, yet from the blackness of its history, there emerge vivid colours of human character and courage. Those who risked their lives to help their friends. Silvia Cartwright
[ Blackness Character Colours Courage Emerge Friends Glory Help History Human Lives Risked Their Those Vivid War Yet]
Remember that in every single case in history the process of adaptation has been one of exceeding slowness. Do not look for the impossible, but do not let your path deviate from the quiet and steadfast insistence on full opportunities for your powers. Franz Boas
[ Adaptation Been Case Deviate Every Exceeding Full History Impossible Insistence Look Opportunities Path Powers Process Quiet Remember Single Slowness Steadfast Your]
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]
Sooner or later the Internet will become profitable. It's an old story played before by canals, railroads and automobiles. Paul Samuelson
[ Automobiles Become Before Canals Internet Later Old Played Profitable Railroads Sooner Story Will]
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]
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'd like to do the young cadet thing again for sure, but that's why I wanted to do this, to see if I could do it. I took the scenes out of the script and put them together and read them as one little arc, story and that seemed to work. Scott Speedman
[ Again Arc Cadet Could Little Out Put Read Scenes Script See Seemed Story Sure Them Thing Together Took Wanted Why Work Young]
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]
The stones themselves are thick with history, and those cats that dash through the alleyways must surely be the ghosts of the famous dead in feline disguise. Erica Jong
[ Cats Dash Dead Disguise Famous Feline Ghosts History Must Stones Surely Themselves Thick Those Through]
Men do not learn much from the lessons of history and that is the most important of all the lessons of history. Aldous Huxley
[ History Important Learn Lessons Men Most Much]
I taught a lot of art history, especially Chinese, Japanese, and Indian. But the painting classes came back. The nudes came back. Not so much the still lifes. So now our department is the worst department, partly because it has the worst facilities. Ad Reinhardt
[ Art Back Because Came Chinese Classes Department Especially Facilities History Indian Japanese Lifes Lot Much Now Nudes Our Painting Partly Still Taught 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]
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]
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]
Practically every day, there is a story in the newspapers about a new breakthrough drug on Parkinson's. Mort Kondracke
[ Breakthrough Day Every New Newspapers Parkinson Practically Story]
I'm pretty illiterate when it comes to comics history. Alison Bechdel
[ Comes Comics History Illiterate Pretty]
We're telling a story. And the demands of that are different from the demands of a documentary. The audience must believe in order to keep faith in the story. Bradley Whitford
[ Audience Believe Demands Different Documentary Faith Keep Must Order Story Telling]
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]
It's very simple, I just tell my sad story, and people weep. Corazon Aquino
[ Just Sad Simple Story Tell Very Weep]
Black History Month must be more than just a month of remembrance; it should be a tribute to our history and reminder of the work that lies in the months and years ahead. Marty Meehan
[ Ahead Black History Just Lies Month Months More Must Our Remembrance Reminder Should Than Tribute Work Years]
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]
I generally write a first draft that's pretty lean. Just get the story down. Nora Roberts
[ Down Draft First Generally Get Just Lean Pretty Story Write]
If history and science have taught us anything, it is that passion and desire are not the same as truth. E. O. Wilson
[ Anything Desire History Passion Same Science Taught Truth Us]
The decision to kiss for the first time is the most crucial in any love story. It changes the relationship of two people much more strongly than even the final surrender; because this kiss already has within it that surrender. Emil Ludwig
[ Already Any Because Changes Crucial Decision Even Final First Kiss Love More Most Much Relationship Story Strongly Surrender Than Time Two Within]
In the long term we can hope that religion will change the nature of man and reduce conflict. But history is not encouraging in this respect. The bloodiest wars in history have been religious wars. Richard M. Nixon History
[ Been Bloodiest Change Conflict Encouraging History Hope Long Man Nature Reduce Religion Religious Respect Term Wars Will]
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]
I'm not going to name some of my colleagues who are very well-known for their television presentation, but they wouldn't know new information or how to report a story if it came up and bit them. Bob Woodward
[ Bit Came Colleagues Going How Information Know Name New Presentation Report Some Story Television Their Them Up Very Well-Known]
Crim has baggage: expectation, history, responsibility. Pat Mastelotto
[ Baggage Expectation History Responsibility]
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]
First, the year 2004, the year past, the Comptroller General of the United States, David A. Walker, said that arguably it was the worst year in American fiscal history, clearly setting our Nation on an unsustainable path. Jim Cooper
[ American Arguably Clearly David First Fiscal General History Nation Our Past Path Said Setting States United Unsustainable Walker Worst Year]
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]
While we are living in the present, we must celebrate life every day, knowing that we are becoming history with every work, every action, every deed. Mattie Stepanek
[ Action Becoming Celebrate Day Deed Every History Knowing Life Living Must Present While Work]
Global Warming: It is a hoax. It is bad science. It is high-jacking public policy. It is the greatest scam in history. John Coleman
[ Bad Global Greatest History Hoax Policy Public Scam Science Warming]
What happens in the music business is that if you step out of your little spot to do something else, the sand falls right into where you stood and you're gone, you're history. Nancy Sinatra
[ Business Else Falls Gone Happens History Into Little Music Out Right Sand Something Spot Step Stood Where Your]
If I get blocked, it is generally because I don't know enough about some aspect of the story or the characters. The answer for this is generally more research, or making more background notes, so the place and person can be more fully realized inside my own mind. Sarah Zettel
[ Answer Aspect Background Because Blocked Characters Enough Fully Generally Get Inside Know Making Mind More Notes Own Person Place Realized Research Some Story]
I feel my story has been exercised very thoroughly and very frequently. Jack Kilby
[ Been Exercised Feel Frequently Story Thoroughly Very]
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]
That religious earnestness forever tends toward fright and hence towards brittleness and inquisition is clear enough in mythology and history. Thomas Howard
[ Clear Earnestness Enough Forever Fright Hence History Inquisition Mythology Religious Tends Toward Towards]
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]
Read no history: nothing but biography, for that is life without theory. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Biography History Life Nothing Read Theory Without]
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]
Everyone of us is a wonder. Everyone of us has a story. Kristin Hunter
[ Everyone Story Us Wonder]
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 real problem is arranging that experience in a way that tells a story, which is just incredible enough to be interesting, but credible enough to be believed. Richard Helms
[ Arranging Believed Credible Enough Experience Incredible Interesting Just Problem Real Story Tells Way Which]
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]
Remember, we know the end of the story of World War II and the Cold War. But day by day, living in fear of the Nazis and then in fear of the Soviets, the outcome was by no means certain. Kit Bond
[ Certain Cold Day End Fear Ii Know Living Means Outcome Remember Soviets Story Then War World]
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]
Brooke might tell a different story, but I've always loved the water. Christopher Atkins
[ Always Brooke Different Loved Might Story Tell Water]
Bill and Hillary Clinton are the most investigated couple in American history - now the most thoroughly exonerated couple in American history. Paul Begala
[ American Bill Clinton Couple Hillary History Investigated Most Now Thoroughly]
They couldn't do a drugs story on me because I'd already done one on myself. Norman Cook
[ Already Because Done Myself Story]
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]
I do not think it is an exaggeration to say history is largely a history of inflation, usually inflations engineered by governments for the gain of governments. Friedrich August von Hayek
[ Engineered Exaggeration Gain Governments History Inflation Largely Say Think Usually]
Better the rudest work that tells a story or records a fact, than the richest without meaning. John Ruskin
[ Better Fact Meaning Records Richest Story Tells Than Without Work]
A library, to modify the famous metaphor of Socrates, should be the delivery room for the birth of ideas - a place where history comes to life. Norman Cousins
[ Birth Comes Delivery Famous History Ideas Library Life Metaphor Modify Place Room Should Socrates Where]
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]
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]
All History is current; all injustice continues on some level, somewhere in the world. Alice Walker
[ Continues Current History Injustice Level Some Somewhere World]
I'm first and foremost interested in the story, the characters. David Lean
[ Characters First Foremost Interested Story]
Later, I made a movie with him, 'That Touch of Mink,' and we became good friends but any woman's initial meeting with Cary is right up there with the big moments of her world history. Audrey Meadows
[ Any Became Big Cary Friends Good Her Him History Initial Later Made Meeting Mink Moments Movie Right Touch Up Woman World]
The history of astronomy is a history of receding horizons. Edwin Powell Hubble
[ Astronomy History Horizons Receding]
As far as I am concerned, the first episode of Buffy was the beginning of my career. It was the first time I told a story from start to finish the way I wanted. Joss Whedon
[ Am Beginning Buffy Career Concerned Episode Far Finish First Start Story Time Told Wanted Way]
Kids enjoy laughing and are seldom bored when they find something funny. They also ask questions, often to adults, because they understand that the more words they can comprehend about a funny story or a joke, the more they'll enjoy it. Brian P. Cleary
[ Adults Also Ask Because Bored Comprehend Enjoy Find Funny Joke Kids Laughing More Often Questions Seldom Something Story Understand Words]
At times like that it's difficult to remember what's at stake, that history is in the making. As a player you feel so cut off sometimes, it can be tough... Which is why it is an enormous advantage to play at home. Michel Patini
[ Advantage Cut Difficult Enormous Feel History Home Making Off Play Player Remember Sometimes Stake Times Tough Which Why]
I want to tell a story and shape it all the way through to the end. Conrad Hall
[ End Shape Story Tell Through Want Way]
The story of the human race is the story of men and women selling themselves short. Abraham Maslow
[ Human Men Race Selling Short Story Themselves Women]
He invented this idea of telling the life story of a great writer through becoming his characters and becoming him. It was such a pleasure and I thought we must find another writer. Simon Callow
[ Another Becoming Characters Find Great Him His Idea Invented Life Must Pleasure Story Such Telling Thought Through Writer]
Anybody who comes to the cinema is bringing they're whole sexual history, their literary history, their movie literacy, their culture, their language, their religion, whatever they've got. I can't possibly manipulate all of that, nor do I want to. David Cronenberg
[ Anybody Bringing Cinema Comes Culture Got History Language Literacy Literary Manipulate Movie Nor Possibly Religion Sexual Their Want Whatever Whole]
Those theologians who are beginning to take the doctrine of creation very seriously should pay some attention to science's story. John Polkinghorne
[ Attention Beginning Creation Doctrine Pay Science Seriously Should Some Story Take Theologians Those Very]
Practically speaking, your religion is the story you tell about your life. Andrew Greeley
[ Life Practically Religion Speaking Story Tell Your]
I mean, look, Nancy Pelosi said in the very beginning this is going to be the most open, honest and ethical Congress in history. And what we're seeing is she's breaking that promise every day. Eric Cantor
[ Beginning Breaking Congress Day Ethical Every Going History Honest Look Mean Most Nancy Open Pelosi Promise Said Seeing She Very]
History teaches us that men and nations behave wisely once they have exhausted all other alternatives. Abba Eban
[ Alternatives Behave Exhausted History Men Nations Once Other Teaches Us Wisely]
But every historical statement and legitimization itself moves within a certain relation to history. Martin Heidegger
[ Certain Every Historical History Itself Moves Relation Statement Within]
Must I tell the story of my life again? John Garfield
[ Again Life Must Story Tell]
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]
Geography has made us neighbors. History has made us friends. Economics has made us partners, and necessity has made us allies. Those whom God has so joined together, let no man put asunder. John F. Kennedy
[ Allies Asunder Economics Friends Geography God History Joined Made Man Necessity Neighbors Partners Put Those Together Us Whom]
When I began writing that I was able and did travel and met some fascinating people and also uncovered some history, which has not been discovered before. Arthur Hailey
[ Able Also Been Before Began Did Discovered Fascinating History Met Some Travel Uncovered Which Writing]
It's kind of beating a dead horse if you're talking about going out and saying wrestling's fake, or this or that. People don't want to hear that. They want to hear, they wanted to find an inside story. Owen Hart
[ Beating Dead Fake Find Going Hear Horse Inside Kind Out Saying Story Talking Want Wanted Wrestling]
That MySpace is the story of the year. Everyone but my mother is on it. Dane Cook
[ Everyone Mother Story Year]
These fallen heroes represent the character of a nation who has a long history of patriotism and honor - and a nation who has fought many battles to keep our country free from threats of terror. Michael N. Castle
[ Battles Character Country Fallen Fought Free Heroes History Honor Keep Long Many Nation Our Patriotism Represent Terror These Threats]
It takes a great deal of history to produce a little literature. Henry James
[ Deal Great History Literature Little Produce Takes]
We talked about the Internet and Wikipedia and how facts and history are being collectively created online. Joichi Ito
[ Being Collectively Created Facts History How Internet Online Talked]
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]
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]
I almost fainted. There was no family history. I had been eating a vegetarian diet and I exercised. Rue McClanahan
[ Almost Been Diet Eating Exercised Family Had History Vegetarian]
I was moaning and grieving as if I lost one of my own children. It was probably one of the most real feelings I ever had on the show. I was just sitting there wailing with no lines. I was beat after that storyline. Hunter Tylo
[ After Beat Children Ever Feelings Grieving Had Just Lines Lost Moaning Most Own Probably Real Show Sitting Storyline Wailing]
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]
In Hollywood if you're good looking, tall, have OK teeth and nice skin, the odds of being successful are great. If you're short and fat, it's a different story. But as long as you look like a leading man type, half your job is done already. John Corbett
[ Already Being Different Done Fat Good Great Half Hollywood Job Leading Long Look Looking Man Nice Odds Ok Short Skin Story Successful Tall Teeth Type Your]
In independent film you tend to have stories that involve more of a community, and the smaller characters are important to the story. David Morse
[ Characters Community Film Important Independent Involve More Smaller Stories Story Tend]
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]
The Copernican revolution brought about by Kant was, I think, the most important single turning point in the history of philosophy. Bryan Magee
[ Brought History Important Kant Most Philosophy Point Revolution Single Think Turning]
History, in general, only informs us of what bad government is. Thomas Jefferson
[ Bad General Government History Informs Only Us]
Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe. H. G. Wells History
[ Becomes Between Catastrophe Education History Human More Race]
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]
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]
All people, even secular people, are seeing books on the market like The End of History. Tim LaHaye
[ Books End Even History Market Secular Seeing]
The recent history of Ukraine is replete with dead journalists, beaten journalists, news agencies being shut down, and politicians being injured or killed. Most are killed in mysterious auto accidents. Bob Schaffer
[ Accidents Agencies Auto Beaten Being Dead Down History Injured Journalists Killed Most Mysterious News Politicians Recent Replete Shut Ukraine]
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]
In the tumult of men and events, solitude was my temptation; now it is my friend. What other satisfaction can be sought once you have confronted History? Charles de Gaulle
[ Confronted Events Friend History Men Now Once Other Satisfaction Solitude Sought Temptation Tumult]
It's all about who's where on the food chain. When I'm the story editor, I expect my writers to follow my vision. When I'm working for another editor, I'm obliged to follow their vision. Len Wein
[ Another Chain Editor Expect Follow Food Obliged Story Their Vision Where Working Writers]
One truth stands firm. All that happens in world history rests on something spiritual. If the spiritual is strong, it creates world history. If it is weak, it suffers world history. Albert Schweitzer
[ Creates Firm Happens History Rests Something Spiritual Stands Strong Suffers Truth Weak World]
The public history of modern art is the story of conventional people not knowing what they are dealing with. Golda Meir
[ Art Conventional Dealing History Knowing Modern Public Story]
There really isn't a story that you can't tell inside of it. It's very much a clearinghouse for anything that goes on in the world. So you're not at all limited. Aaron Sorkin
[ Anything Goes Inside Limited Much Really Story Tell Very World]
I have not much interest in anyone's personal history after the tenth year, not even my own. Whatever one was going to be was all prepared before that. Katherine Anne Porter
[ After Anyone Before Even Going History Interest Much Own Personal Prepared Tenth Whatever Year]
The history of progress is written in the blood of men and women who have dared to espouse an unpopular cause, as, for instance, the black man's right to his body, or woman's right to her soul. Emma Goldman
[ Black Blood Body Cause Dared Her His History Instance Man Men Progress Right Soul Unpopular Woman Women Written]
The history of saints is mainly the history of insane people. Benito Mussolini
[ History Insane Mainly Saints]
I was fascinated that everybody in the story thinks that they're in the right. Andrew McCarthy
[ Everybody Fascinated Right Story Thinks]
In a way, the history of jazz's development is a small mirror of classical music's development through the centuries. Now jazz is a living form of original music, while classical music has gotten to the end of its cycle in terms of exploring its form. Mike Figgis
[ Centuries Classical Cycle Development End Exploring Form Gotten History Jazz Living Mirror Music Now Original Small Terms Through Way While]
I have written too much history to have faith in it; and if anyone thinks I'm wrong, I am inclined to agree with him. Henry Adams
[ Agree Am Anyone Faith Him History Inclined Much Thinks Too Written Wrong]
The only hope is that our civilization will collapse at a certain point, as always happens in history. Then, out of barbarity, a renaissance. Pierre Schaeffer
[ Always Barbarity Certain Civilization Collapse Happens History Hope Only Our Out Point Renaissance Then Will]
More history is made by secret handshakes than by battles, bills and proclamations. John Barth
[ Battles Bills History Made More Secret Than]
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]
That song is a story that shows how easily you could get slipped into being labeled as the bad guy, even though what you really trying to do is tell the bad guy to leave you alone. Slick Rick
[ Alone Bad Being Could Easily Even Get Guy How Into Labeled Leave Really Shows Slipped Song Story Tell Though Trying]
People can get their news any way they want. What I love about what's happened is that there are so many different avenues, there are so many different outlets, so many different ways to debate and discuss and to inquire about any given news story. Jim Lehrer
[ Any Avenues Debate Different Discuss Get Given Happened Inquire Love Many News Outlets Story Their Want Way Ways]
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]
When you are working on a script, the story itself is not difficult. You say this would happen and then this, resulting perhaps in this. And the dialogue you make as true as you can. Louis Malle
[ Dialogue Difficult Happen Itself Make Perhaps Resulting Say Script Story Then True Working Would]
The book has many different characteristics: some are extremely old-fashioned storytelling traits, but there are also a fair number of postmodern traits, and the self-consciousness is one. Jeffrey Eugenides
[ Also Book Characteristics Different Extremely Fair Many Number Old-Fashioned Postmodern Self-Consciousness Some Storytelling Traits]
The people in Japan know more about the history of jazz and the musicians than the people in the United States do. Billy Higgins
[ History Japan Jazz Know More Musicians States Than United]
The thing is, emotion - if it's visibly felt by the writer - will go through all the processes it takes to publish a story and still hit the reader right in the gut. But you have to really mean it. Anne McCaffrey
[ Emotion Felt Go Gut Hit Mean Processes Publish Reader Really Right Still Story Takes Thing Through Visibly Will Writer]
The first phase of American political history was characterized by the conflict between the Federalists and the Republicans, and it resulted in the complete triumph of the latter. Herbert Croly
[ American Between Characterized Complete Conflict First History Latter Phase Political Republicans Resulted Triumph]
Most publishers seem very reluctant to publish short story collections at all; they bring them out in paperback, often disguised as novels. John Sladek
[ Bring Collections Disguised Most Novels Often Out Paperback Publish Publishers Reluctant Seem Short Story Them Very]
It's a story about victory that will touch the lives of everyone who watches it. It's powerful. Derek Luke
[ Everyone Lives Powerful Story Touch Victory Watches Will]
In other words, I'd say the whole story of Bob Dylan is one man's search for God. The turns and the steps he takes to find God are his business. I think he went to a study group at the Vineyard, and it created a lot of excitement. T-Bone Burnett
[ Bob Business Created Dylan Excitement Find God Group His Lot Man Other Say Search Steps Story Study Takes Think Turns Vineyard