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'.

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]
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]
I had a financial page to write in the Mail on Sunday where I'd give tips on shares. I worked there for two and a half years. Nothing compares to the burst of energy felt on a newsroom floor when a big story breaks. Adam Faith
[ Big Breaks Burst Compares Energy Felt Financial Floor Give Had Half Mail Newsroom Nothing Page Shares Story Sunday Tips Two Where Worked Write Years]
They do the soaps differently in Mexico. You just have to know the storyline and not memorize the lines. There would be someone feeding you lines while you were performing. Erik Estrada
[ Differently Feeding Just Know Lines Memorize Mexico Performing Soaps Someone Storyline Were While Would]
The history of the past is but one long struggle upward to equality. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
[ Equality History Long Past Struggle Upward]
Poetry is nearer to vital truth than history. Plato Poetry
[ History Nearer Poetry Than Truth Vital]
We know something of the history of the spread of Christianity, but much passed from recorded memory and much was transmitted by tradition whose accuracy has been repeatedly questioned. Kenneth Scott Latourette
[ Accuracy Been Christianity History Know Memory Much Passed Questioned Recorded Repeatedly Something Spread Tradition Transmitted Whose]
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]
With our knowledge of modern-day genetics, we realize that it was possible for God to place the potential for all people throughout history into the genes of Adam and Eve when He created them. Walter Lang
[ Adam Created Eve Genes Genetics God History Into Knowledge Modern-Day Our Place Possible Potential Realize Them Throughout]
What is history but a fable agreed upon? Napoleon Bonaparte History
[ Agreed Fable History Upon]
If you stop and think about our history, one of the reasons we had an American century and there is an American dream was because at key points in our history we made very bold decisions about making sure that there was very broad, universal access to quality education. Ken Mehlman
[ Access American Because Bold Broad Century Decisions Dream Education Had History Key Made Making Our Points Quality Reasons Stop Sure Think Universal Very]
And the most important thing - apart from telling a good, believable story, and being a true character - is to be someone the audience will care about, even if you're playing a murderer or rapist. Anna Friel
[ Apart Audience Being Believable Care Character Even Good Important Most Murderer Playing Rapist Someone Story Telling Thing True Will]
Classes struggle, some classes triumph, others are eliminated. Such is history; such is the history of civilization for thousands of years. Mao Zedong
[ Civilization Classes Eliminated History Others Some Struggle Such Thousands Triumph Years]
It all goes back, of course, to Adam and Eve - a story which shows among other things, that if you make a woman out of a man, you are bound to get into trouble. Carol Gilligan
[ Adam Among Back Bound Course Eve Get Goes Into Make Man Other Out Shows Story Things Trouble Which Woman]
The difference between mad people and sane people... is that sane people have variety when they talk-story. Mad people have only one story that they talk over and over. Maxine Hong Kingston
[ Between Difference Mad Only Over Sane Story Talk Variety]
I decided to devote my life to telling the story because I felt that having survived I owe something to the dead. and anyone who does not remember betrays them again. Elie Wiesel Death
[ Again Anyone Because Betrays Dead Decided Devote Does Felt Having Life Owe Remember Something Story Survived Telling Them]
People just want to hear some common sense... and I bring to bear the experience in local government and state government and national government - I was the first woman in history on the Senate Finance Committee - not to mention the diplomatic international experience. Carol Moseley Braun
[ Bear Bring Committee Common Diplomatic Experience Finance First Government Hear History International Just Local Mention National Senate Sense Some State Want Woman]
As a journalist, the details always tell the story. James McBride
[ Always Details Journalist Story Tell]
I've never looked at my career in terms of, What haven't I done that I want to do? I just generally find a story that I think is a good one and go to work. Kurt Russell
[ Career Done Find Generally Go Good Haven Just Looked Never Story Terms Think Want Work]
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]
If I could tell the story in words, I wouldn't need to lug around a camera. Lewis Hine
[ Around Camera Could Need Story Tell Words]
We're trying to set up a movie for me in the near future. It's going to be similar to the story of how I got discovered. Kinda like my own version of '8 Mile.' Justin Bieber
[ Discovered Future Going Got How Kinda Mile Movie Near Own Set Similar Story Trying Up Version]
We want a story that starts out with an earthquake and works its way up to a climax. Samuel Goldwyn
[ Climax Earthquake Out Starts Story Up Want Way Works]
So I'll write it, and then I'll find out that I actually wrote something that is utterly useless. You can't use it in the story and it doesn't fit. So I just throw it away. I've done that countless times. Jack Vance
[ Actually Away Countless Done Find Fit Just Out Something Story Then Throw Times Use Useless Utterly Write Wrote]
I guess what's most surprised me in most of the reviews is that they don't seem to get the noir story in the dream sequence, so they analyze it like a straight noir movie. Brian De Palma
[ Analyze Dream Get Guess Most Movie Noir Reviews Seem Sequence Story Straight Surprised]
I had the advantage of reading the book, and when the script was first submitted to me, it was just another gangster story - the east side taking over the west side and all that. Edward G. Robinson
[ Advantage Another Book East First Gangster Had Just Over Reading Script Side Story Submitted Taking West]
News is the first rough draft of history. Philip L. Graham
[ Draft First History News Rough]
In an age where history is recorded on T-shirts, the very notion of dwelling on the deep structure of an experience has come to appear both arcane and archaic. Thomas Harrison
[ Age Appear Arcane Archaic Both Come Deep Dwelling Experience History Notion Recorded Structure T-Shirts Very Where]
Today's population of adolescents and young adults is the largest in our nation's history. Ruben Hinojosa
[ Adolescents Adults History Largest Nation Our Population Today Young]
The institution of chivalry forms one of the most remarkable features in the history of the Middle Ages. Horatio Alger
[ Ages Chivalry Features Forms History Institution Middle Most Remarkable]
The picture alone, without the written word, leaves half the story untold. James Lafferty
[ Alone Half Leaves Picture Story Untold Without Word Written]
It's always a mixture of fiction and your own story. It's more I recreate atmospheres and moods through songs. Keren Ann
[ Always Atmospheres Fiction Mixture Moods More Own Recreate Songs Story Through Your]
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]
The way one approaches a wilderness story is to fashion a quest - find something that you are truly interested in finding or discovering. Tim Cahill
[ Approaches Discovering Fashion Find Finding Interested Quest Something Story Truly Way Wilderness]
I always do make a back story for myself, but I'm not sure how necessary it is. I just like to. Gena Rowlands
[ Always Back How Just Make Myself Necessary Story Sure]
The story that I wanna tell is pretty much about the way I grew up. Being bi-racial, growing up in a big city and being an artist. Lenny Kravitz
[ Artist Being Big City Grew Growing Much Pretty Story Tell Up Wanna Way]
I think a song that's got something to say. I'm not much on gimmicks. I never have been because they don't last. But I like a song that tells a story and has some meat to it, you know, that means something. Billy Eckstine
[ Because Been Gimmicks Got Know Last Means Meat Much Never Say Some Something Song Story Tells Think]
There's a preoccupation with memory and the operation of memory and a rather rapacious interest in history. Penelope Lively
[ History Interest Memory Operation Preoccupation Rather]
A poet in history is divine, but a poet in the next room is a joke. Max Eastman
[ Divine History Joke Next Poet Room]
I don't necessarily start with the beginning of the book. I just start with the part of the story that's most vivid in my imagination and work forward and backward from there. Beverly Cleary
[ Backward Beginning Book Forward Imagination Just Most Necessarily Part Start Story Vivid Work]
In all history there is no war which was not hatched by the governments, the governments alone, independent of the interests of the people, to whom war is always pernicious even when successful. Leo Tolstoy
[ Alone Always Even Governments Hatched History Independent Interests Pernicious Successful War Which Whom]
Skepticism is a virtue in history as well as in philosophy. Napoleon Bonaparte
[ History Philosophy Skepticism Virtue Well]
After all my years of playing soldiers, and then of reading History, I have almost a mania to be in the East, to see fighting, and to serve. Wilfred Owen
[ After Almost East Fighting History Mania Playing Reading See Serve Soldiers Then Years]
It's absolutely crucial for the Democrats to have a sense of their history, of who they are, in order to be able to project their values and stand up for them. Sidney Blumenthal
[ Able Absolutely Crucial Democrats History Order Project Sense Stand Their Them Up Values]
I lead no party; I follow no leader. I have given the best part of my life to careful study of Islam, its law and polity, its culture, its history and its literature. Muhammad Iqbal
[ Best Careful Culture Follow Given History Islam Law Lead Leader Life Literature Part Party Polity Study]
I saw no African people in the printed and illustrated Sunday school lessons. I began to suspect at this early age that someone had distorted the image of my people. My long search for the true history of African people the world over began. John Henrik Clarke
[ African Age Began Distorted Early Had History Illustrated Image Lessons Long Over Printed Saw School Search Someone Sunday Suspect True World]
I tend not to know what the plot is or the story is or even the theme. Those things come later, for me. Michael Ondaatje
[ Come Even Know Later Plot Story Tend Theme Things Those]
A novel, in the end, is a container, a shape which you are trying to pour your story into. Helen Dunmore
[ Container End Into Novel Pour Shape Story Trying Which Your]
In fact history does not belong to us; but we belong to it. Hans-Georg Gadamer
[ Belong Does Fact History Us]
Who can doubt that between the English and the French, between the Scotch and the Irish, there are differences of character which have profoundly affected and still affect the course of history? Goldwin Smith
[ Affect Affected Between Character Course Differences Doubt English French History Irish Profoundly Scotch Still Which]
March 11, 2004, now occupies a place in the history of infamy. Jose Maria Aznar
[ History Infamy March Now Occupies Place]
It made me think about a whole area of human activity that was not really a concern to me before that, because I was involved in reading Chinese history, or languages, or whatever. Ron Silver
[ Activity Area Because Before Chinese Concern History Human Involved Languages Made Reading Really Think Whatever Whole]
Value people on their potential, not on their history. Bo Bennett
[ History Potential Their Value]
Human history in essence is the history of ideas. H. G. Wells
[ Essence History Human Ideas]
History is littered with wars which everybody knew would never happen. Enoch Powell
[ Everybody Happen History Knew Littered Never Wars Which Would]
If the breaking news story had to do with hard news, politics specifically, I had a lot to do with it. If it had to do with music, Kurt Loder was more involved. Tabitha Soren
[ Breaking Had Hard Involved Kurt Lot More Music News Politics Specifically Story]
People have forgotten how to tell a story. Stories don't have a middle or an end any more. They usually have a beginning that never stops beginning. Steven Spielberg
[ Any Beginning End Forgotten How Middle More Never Stops Stories Story Tell Usually]
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]
When I read Thirteen Days I was moved by it. It was just a great time for the world, in terms of looking back in history and seeing how we got ourselves into trouble and how we got ourselves out of trouble. Kevin Costner
[ Back Days Got Great History How Into Just Looking Moved Ourselves Out Read Seeing Terms Thirteen Time Trouble World]
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]
Storytelling is the only studio movie where the censorship is perfectly clear, the only studio movie with a big red box covering up a shot. I take pride in that - and, of course, in having avoided the fate of Eyes Wide Shut. Todd Solondz
[ Avoided Big Box Censorship Clear Course Covering Eyes Fate Having Movie Only Perfectly Pride Red Shot Shut Storytelling Studio Take Up Where Wide]
To study history means submitting to chaos and nevertheless retaining faith in order and meaning. Hermann Hesse
[ Chaos Faith History Meaning Means Nevertheless Order Retaining Study Submitting]
I like the way Wiseman builds a story in an unconventional way. Jim McKay
[ Builds Story Unconventional Way]
In this one book are the two most interesting personalities in the whole world - God and yourself. The Bible is the story of God and man, a love story in which you and I must write our own ending, our unfinished autobiography of the creature and the Creator. Fulton Oursler
[ Autobiography Bible Book Creator Creature Ending God Interesting Love Man Most Must Our Own Personalities Story Two Unfinished Which Whole World Write Yourself]
You have to look at history as an evolution of society. Jean Chretien History
[ Evolution History Look Society]
I don't want a Black History Month. Black history is American history. Morgan Freeman
[ American Black History Month Want]
It was like an honor thing for me to meet 50 cause I respected his whole story. Young Buck
[ Cause His Honor Meet Respected Story Thing Whole]
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 grew up never seeing myself on-screen, and it's really important to me to give people who look like me a chance to see themselves. I want to see myself as the hero of any story. I want to see myself save the world from the bomb. Sandra Oh
[ Any Bomb Chance Give Grew Hero Important Look Myself Never On-Screen Really Save See Seeing Story Themselves Up Want World]
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]
History is mostly guessing; the rest is prejudice. Will Durant
[ Guessing History Mostly Prejudice Rest]
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]
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]
If you do a story about a British journalist rescuing a child from Sarajevo, then Sarajevo just becomes an exotic location, and the story's about this British journalist. Michael Winterbottom
[ Becomes British Child Exotic Journalist Just Location Rescuing Story Then]
I can't think of a major story that we have broken that was incorrect. But we have had to correct some things that were false; we have had to retract things. Mary Hart
[ Broken Correct False Had Incorrect Major Retract Some Story Things Think Were]
Especially with a comedy, you've got the clear cut goal of trying to make a scene funny. It's not like drama where you're trying to achieve some kind of emotion or trying to further the story along. You're trying to figure out what's the funniest way to do something. Luke Wilson
[ Achieve Along Clear Comedy Cut Drama Emotion Especially Figure Funniest Funny Further Goal Got Kind Make Out Scene Some Something Story Trying Way Where]
I write about five thousand words a day, when working on a book, about three thousand a day if I'm writing a short story. I take long periods off between projects, when I read a lot, garden, and think about the next book or stories. Eric Brown
[ Between Book Day Five Garden Long Lot Next Off Periods Projects Read Short Stories Story Take Think Thousand Three Words Working Write Writing]
I'm trying to make a case for those people who don't have a sense of belonging that they should have, that there is something really worthwhile in having a sense of belonging, and recasting and looking at our modern history. Billy Bragg
[ Belonging Case Having History Looking Make Modern Our Really Sense Should Something Those Trying Worthwhile]
Some people are very lucky, and have the story in their heads. I've never storyboarded anything. I like the idea of chance. What makes God laugh is people who make plans. Nicolas Roeg
[ Anything Chance God Heads Idea Laugh Lucky Make Makes Never Plans Some Story Their Very]
Countries under foreign command quickly forget their history, their past, their tradition, their national symbols, their way of living, often their own literary language. Slobodan Milosevic
[ Command Countries Foreign Forget History Language Literary Living National Often Own Past Quickly Symbols Their Tradition Under Way]
New York in a way functions as another character within the story, as it does within most of Woody Allen's stories. Radha Mitchell
[ Allen Another Character Does Functions Most New Stories Story Way Within Woody York]
Whatever life we have experienced, if we can tell our story to someone who listens, we find it easier to deal with our circumstances. Margaret J. Wheatley
[ Circumstances Deal Easier Experienced Find Life Listens Our Someone Story Tell Whatever]
We're not keen on the idea of the story sharing its valence with the reader. But the reader's own life "outside" the story changes the story. David Foster Wallace
[ Changes Idea Keen Life Outside Own Reader Sharing Story]
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]
The Bible is one of the most genocidal books in history. Noam Chomsky
[ Bible Books Genocidal History Most]
For starters, this country embodies something utterly unique: History's first democratic empire. Beginning in the post war era, we have used free trade and democracy to create a series of interlocking relationships that end war. Armstrong Williams
[ Beginning Country Create Democracy Democratic Embodies Empire End Era First Free History Post Relationships Series Something Starters Trade Unique Used Utterly War]
That was all Rose, and Rose knew what she was doing. Her main thing was story. John Goodman
[ Doing Her Knew Main Rose She Story Thing]
A good writer is basically a story teller, not a scholar or a redeemer of mankind. Isaac Bashevis Singer
[ Basically Good Mankind Redeemer Scholar Story Teller Writer]
It's the story that counts. Vincente Minnelli
[ Counts Story]
In the 2004 presidential election, we saw a wonderful example of citizens making contributions. In fact, individual giving to both the Kerry and Bush campaigns was the highest in our nation's history. Mark Shields
[ Both Bush Campaigns Citizens Contributions Election Example Fact Giving Highest History Individual Kerry Making Nation Our Presidential Saw Wonderful]
Interpreter of Maladies is the title of one of the stories in the book. And the phrase itself was something I thought of before I even wrote that story. Jhumpa Lahiri
[ Before Book Even Interpreter Itself Maladies Phrase Something Stories Story Thought Title Wrote]
I'm a smart guy, I know the history of this issue and why people care about it. Gregg Easterbrook
[ Care Guy History Issue Know Smart Why]
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]
Obviously, if the commander makes certain decisions that the reporter thinks is inhibiting his right to report a legitimate story, he has to appeal to the commander's boss to get that changed. Bob Schieffer
[ Appeal Boss Certain Changed Commander Decisions Get His Legitimate Makes Obviously Report Reporter Right Story Thinks]
The history of philosophy is not, like the history of the sciences, to be studied with the intellect alone. That which is receptive in us and that which impinges upon us from history is the reality of man's being, unfolding itself in thought. Karl Jaspers
[ Alone Being History Intellect Itself Man Philosophy Reality Receptive Sciences Studied Thought Unfolding Upon Us Which]
Leaping away from my mistakes has propelled me forward. It has great force behind it. It makes for great storytelling. Holly Near
[ Away Behind Force Forward Great Leaping Makes Mistakes Propelled Storytelling]
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]
Rome - the city of visible history, where the past of a whole hemisphere seems moving in funeral procession with strange ancestral images and trophies gathered from afar. George Eliot
[ Afar Ancestral City Funeral Gathered Hemisphere History Images Moving Past Procession Rome Seems Strange Trophies Visible Where Whole]
I lived through a classic publishing story. My editor was fired a month before the book came out. The editor who took it over already had a full plate. It was never advertised. We didn't get reviewed in any major outlets. Anita Diament
[ Advertised Already Any Before Book Came Classic Editor Fired Full Get Had Lived Major Month Never Out Outlets Over Plate Publishing Reviewed Story Through Took]
When I went to college, my goal was to be a college history teacher. I majored in history. George J. Mitchell
[ College Goal History Majored Teacher Went]
Each person's life is a story that is telling itself in the living. William Throsby Bridges
[ Each Itself Life Living Person Story Telling]
What makes a story is how well it manages to connect with the reader, the visceral effect it has. Len Wein
[ Connect Effect How Makes Manages Reader Story Visceral Well]
A study of the history of opinion is a necessary preliminary to the emancipation of the mind. John Maynard Keynes
[ Emancipation History Mind Necessary Opinion Preliminary Study]
There is no life that does not contribute to history. Dorothy West
[ Contribute Does History Life]
IN all her history, from the formation of the federal government until the hour of secession, no year stands out more prominently than the year 1858 as evidencing the national patriotism of Virginia. John Sergeant Wise
[ Federal Formation Government Her History Hour More National Out Patriotism Prominently Secession Stands Than Until Virginia Year]
All the ills of mankind, all the tragic misfortunes that fill the history books, all the political blunders, all the failures of the great leaders have arisen merely from a lack of skill at dancing. Moliere
[ Arisen Blunders Books Dancing Failures Fill Great History Ills Lack Leaders Mankind Merely Misfortunes Political Skill Tragic]
My object will be, first, to show by what connections the history of the fossil bones of land animals is linked to the theory of the earth and why they have a particular importance in this respect. George Cuvier
[ Animals Bones Connections Earth First Fossil History Importance Land Linked Object Particular Respect Show Theory Why Will]
History shows that there are no invincible armies. Joseph Stalin
[ Armies History Invincible Shows]
When you have an idea for a story, you want those characters to reach as many people as you can. I think you normally think of prose as a way of doing that. It fits our time, the culture. Robert Morgan
[ Characters Culture Doing Fits Idea Many Normally Our Prose Reach Story Think Those Time Want Way]
Christians should be ready for a change because Jesus was the greatest changer in history. Ralph Abernathy
[ Because Change Christians Greatest History Jesus Ready Should]
If I had my choice, I'd pick a song that tells a story every time. There is a great deal of pleasure in doing the vocal on a number that you can put feeling into. Vaughn Monroe
[ Choice Deal Doing Every Feeling Great Had Into Number Pick Pleasure Put Song Story Tells Time Vocal]
It is the soothing thing about history that it does repeat itself. Gertrude Stein History
[ Does History Itself Repeat Soothing Thing]
It's always the story that interests me. Vincente Minnelli
[ Always Interests Story]
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]
The slightest acquaintance with history shows that powerful republics are the most warlike and unscrupulous of nations. Ambrose Bierce
[ Acquaintance History Most Nations Powerful Republics Shows Slightest Unscrupulous Warlike]
Throughout history no one has suffered more than God. He has suffered because his own children fell away from him. Ever since the Fall, God has been working tirelessly for the restoration of mankind. People do not know this brokenhearted aspect of God. Sun Myung Moon
[ Aspect Away Because Been Children Ever Fall Fell God Him His History Know Mankind More Own Restoration Since Suffered Than Throughout Tirelessly Working]
They cut about seven minutes from that broadcast, but it was still vital to the story's momentum. Ben Bradlee
[ Broadcast Cut Minutes Momentum Seven Still Story Vital]
I didn't watch much TV as a kid and I don' t watch it now. I don' t find anything beautiful or unique to the medium, and the only thing you can do on TV that you can't do in film is make a continuing story - which is so cool! David Lynch
[ Anything Beautiful Continuing Cool Film Find Kid Make Medium Much Now Only Story Thing Tv Unique Watch Which]
It is all one to me if a man comes from Sing Sing Prison or Harvard. We hire a man, not his history. Malcolm Forbes
[ Comes Harvard Hire His History Man Prison Sing]
Your life story would not make a good book. Don't even try. Fran Lebowitz
[ Book Even Good Life Make Story Try Would Your]
The sigh of History rises over ruins, not over landscapes, and in the Antilles there are few ruins to sigh over, apart from the ruins of sugar estates and abandoned forts. Derek Walcott
[ Abandoned Apart Estates Few History Landscapes Over Rises Ruins Sigh Sugar]
The becoming of man is the history of the exhaustion of his possibilities. Susan Sontag
[ Becoming Exhaustion His History Man Possibilities]
A lawyer without history or literature is a mechanic, a mere working mason; if he possesses some knowledge of these, he may venture to call himself an architect. Walter Scott
[ Architect Call Himself History Knowledge Lawyer Literature Mason May Mechanic Mere Possesses Some These Venture Without Working]
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]
A moment comes, which comes but rarely in history, when we step out from the old to the new; when an age ends; and when the soul of a nation long suppressed finds utterance. Jawaharlal Nehru
[ Age Comes Ends Finds History Long Moment Nation New Old Out Rarely Soul Step Suppressed Utterance Which]
Well, I'm not sure, but of one thing I am certain: History judges one differently than contemporary observers, and so I think that as time passes, I hope that not me personally so much, but our administration will be seen for some of the things that we accomplished. David Dinkins
[ Accomplished Administration Am Certain Contemporary Differently History Hope Judges Much Observers Our Passes Personally Seen Some Sure Than Thing Things Think Time Well Will]
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]
Black history is American history. Morgan Freeman
[ American Black History]
But what really excited me was the idea that humans had a tremendous pre-history that went back millions of years. I wanted to go to Africa to find some of these creatures. Donald Johanson
[ Africa Back Creatures Excited Find Go Had Humans Idea Millions Really Some These Tremendous Wanted Went Years]
When you make work, your goal might not be first and foremost to have as many people as possible see it, but it might be more about honing your craft as a storyteller or making art, but, there's no doubt about it, you want lots of people to see it. Jim McKay
[ Art Craft Doubt First Foremost Goal Honing Lots Make Making Many Might More Possible See Storyteller Want Work Your]
The business, task or object of the scientific study of languages will if possible be 1) to trace the history of all known languages. Naturally this is possible only to a very limited extent and for very few languages. Ferdinand de Saussure
[ Business Extent Few History Known Languages Limited Naturally Object Only Possible Scientific Study Task Trace Very Will]
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]
So I developed very early a massive inferiority complex, and I've told the story often about how that inspired me later in life to get involved in other things, because I couldn't out-do my brothers in sports, and it's a very competitive relationship. George J. Mitchell
[ Because Brothers Competitive Complex Developed Early Get How Inferiority Inspired Involved Later Life Massive Often Other Relationship Sports Story Things Told Very]
We know from our own history that democratic institutions take decades to mature, and we know from past conflicts that freedom is not free. Jim DeMint
[ Conflicts Decades Democratic Free Freedom History Institutions Know Mature Our Own Past Take]
In choosing any role, I ask the same questions: what kind of part is it? is the role challenging? does the director have a vision? is the story moving? etc. Lukas Haas
[ Any Ask Challenging Choosing Director Does Etc Kind Moving Part Questions Role Same Story Vision]
I'm not fighting any causes. I'm black, everybody can see that, but I am a storyteller for the masses. Jackie Torrence
[ Am Any Black Causes Everybody Fighting Masses See Storyteller]
The point of that is, if you look at Walgreen's history, they've always been pioneers in the application of technology. They're the only drugstore chain that I know to have their own satellite. James Collins
[ Always Application Been Chain Drugstore History Know Look Only Own Pioneers Point Satellite Technology Their]
To hell with them. When history is written they will be the sons of bitches - not I. Harry S. Truman
[ Hell History Sons Them Will Written]
I'll take any story if it's good. Bela Lugosi
[ Any Good Story Take]
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]
For one who reads, there is no limit to the number of lives that may be lived, for fiction, biography, and history offer an inexhaustible number of lives in many parts of the world, in all periods of time. Louis L'Amour
[ Biography Fiction History Inexhaustible Limit Lived Lives Many May Number Offer Parts Periods Reads Time World]
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]
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]
My favorite short-story writer is John Cheever. Irwin Shaw
[ Favorite John Short-Story Writer]
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]
History provides neither compensation for suffering nor penalties for wrong. John Acton
[ Compensation History Neither Nor Penalties Provides Suffering Wrong]
I think there has been a great deal of valuable revisionism in women's history. Antonia Fraser
[ Been Deal Great History Think Valuable Women]
Tom Cruise's attorney said he is going to sue anyone who claims he is gay. In a related story, Ricky Martin's attorney has been hospitalized for exhaustion. Conan O'Brien
[ Anyone Attorney Been Claims Cruise Exhaustion Gay Going Martin Related Ricky Said Story Sue Tom]
Subsequently, the Japanese people experienced a variety of vicissitudes and were involved in international disputes, eventually, for the first time in their history, experiencing the horrors of modern warfare on their own soil during World War II. Eisaku Sato
[ Disputes During Eventually Experienced Experiencing First History Horrors Ii International Involved Japanese Modern Own Soil Subsequently Their Time Variety Vicissitudes War Warfare Were World]
I'm writing a new love story, set in eastern North Carolina. Surprise, surprise, huh? Nicholas Sparks
[ Carolina Eastern Huh Love New North Set Story Surprise Writing]
The aim of every authentic artist is not to conform to the history of art, but to release himself from it in order to replace it with his own history. Harold Rosenberg
[ Aim Art Artist Authentic Conform Every Himself His History Order Own Release Replace]
The oppressed peoples can liberate themselves only through struggle. This is a simple and clear truth confirmed by history. Kim Il Sung
[ Clear Confirmed History Liberate Only Oppressed Peoples Simple Struggle Themselves Through Truth]
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]
Isn't history ultimately the result of our fear of boredom? Emile M. Cioran
[ Boredom Fear History Our Result Ultimately]
Since we have had a history, men have pursued an ideal of immortality. George Wald
[ Had History Ideal Immortality Men Pursued Since]
From the beginning, when I first got an idea for a story and wondered if I could write it, it has always been the story that has driven me. Jean M. Auel
[ Always Been Beginning Could Driven First Got Idea Story Wondered Write]
Having the Stitch character, the villain that becomes a hero, coming from outer space, it took a very difficult and complex story and put it into a simpler, kinder time. Tia Carrere
[ Becomes Character Coming Complex Difficult Having Hero Into Kinder Outer Put Simpler Space Stitch Story Time Took Very Villain]
We released 400,000 classified documents, the most extraordinary history of a war to ever have been released in our civilization. Those documents cover 109,000 deaths. That is serious matter. Julian Assange
[ Been Civilization Classified Cover Deaths Documents Ever Extraordinary History Matter Most Our Released Serious Those War]
To share our stories is not only a worthwhile endeavor for the storyteller, but for those who hear our stories and feel less alone because of it. Joyce Maynard
[ Alone Because Endeavor Feel Hear Less Only Our Share Stories Storyteller Those Worthwhile]
Movie SF is, by definition, dumbed down - there have only been three or four SF movies in the history of film that aspire to the complexity of literary SF. Dan Simmons
[ Aspire Been Complexity Definition Down Film Four History Literary Movie Movies Only Sf Three]
Networks don't want a show with a continuing story. There's no backend potential. William Devane
[ Continuing Networks Potential Show Story Want]
Anyone who thinks my story is anywhere near over is sadly mistaken. Donald Trump
[ Anyone Anywhere Mistaken Near Over Sadly Story Thinks]
History is a relay of revolutions. Saul Alinsky
[ History Relay Revolutions]
I've been an inveterate reader of literary magazines since I was a teenager. There are always discoveries. You're sitting in your easy chair, reading; you realize you've read a story or a group of poems four times, and you know, Yes, I want to go farther with this writer. Marilyn Hacker
[ Always Been Chair Discoveries Easy Farther Four Go Group Inveterate Know Literary Magazines Poems Read Reader Reading Realize Since Sitting Story Teenager Times Want Writer Yes Your]
Well, a lead is the most important thing about the story. Kurt Loder
[ Important Lead Most Story Thing Well]
Tasmanian history is a study of human isolation unprecedented except in science fiction - namely, complete isolation from other humans for 10,000 years. Jared Diamond
[ Complete Except Fiction History Human Humans Isolation Namely Other Science Study Unprecedented Years]
The story of Jesus is very fascinating. It still has such a tremendous power, even after 2,000 years! We don't really know if he existed as a historical figure. Bjorn Ulvaeus
[ After Even Existed Fascinating Figure Historical Jesus Know Power Really Still Story Such Tremendous Very Years]
As an actor, you have to have your history. Nora Dunn
[ Actor History Your]
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]
All through history, there have always been movements where business was not just about the accumulation of proceeds but also for the public good. Anita Roddick
[ Accumulation Also Always Been Business Good History Just Movements Proceeds Public Through Where]
One could write a history of science in reverse by assembling the solemn pronouncements of highest authority about what could not be done and could never happen. Robert A. Heinlein
[ Assembling Authority Could Done Happen Highest History Never Pronouncements Reverse Science Solemn Write]
Hale had answered when the President of the United States can't go to a city of the United States and be protected, we've come to a very difficult time in our nation's history, and encouraged him to come. Lindy Boggs
[ Answered City Come Difficult Encouraged Go Had Hale Him History Nation Our President Protected States Time United Very]
There is no such thing as a person that nothing has happened to, and each person's story is as different as his fingertips. Elsa Lanchester
[ Different Each Fingertips Happened His Nothing Person Story Such Thing]
Up until, really, Roosevelt, African-Americans largely voted ninety per cent Republican. That was the political origins, that's what their political voice was in the Republican party. During that history, that last sixty or seventy years of history, the Republican party effectively walked away from the community. They were afraid to really embrace civil rights even though they embraced civil rights legislation. And so it's not enough to just to put it on paper, you gotta actually show up and be in the community, and understand what that struggle was really about. Michael Steele
[ Actually Afraid African-Americans Away Cent Civil Community During Effectively Embrace Embraced Enough Even Gotta History Just Largely Last Legislation Ninety Origins Paper Party Per Political Put Really Republican Rights Roos]
From William of Orange to William Pitt the younger there was but one man without whom English history must have taken a different turn, and that was William Pitt the elder. Albert Bushnell Hart
[ Different Elder English History Man Must Orange Pitt Taken Turn Whom William Without Younger]
History shows that no enemy remains hostile forever, nor do friends remain friendly forever. For that reason, we intend to have normal relations with all. Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa
[ Enemy Forever Friendly Friends History Hostile Intend Nor Normal Reason Relations Remain Remains Shows]
The Roman jurisprudence has the longest known history of any set of human institutions. Henry James Sumner Maine
[ Any History Human Institutions Jurisprudence Known Longest Roman Set]
If the story's interesting and it's a compelling script, I'd be thrilled to be a part of it. Andre Braugher
[ Compelling Interesting Part Script Story Thrilled]
More than forty years of Communist rule in Central and Eastern Europe resulted in an unhappy and artificial division of Europe. It is this dark chapter of European history that we now have the opportunity to close. Anders Fogh Rasmussen
[ Artificial Central Chapter Close Communist Dark Division Eastern Europe European Forty History More Now Opportunity Resulted Rule Than Unhappy Years]
My friend, I am going to tell you the story of my life, as you wish; and if it were only the story of my life I think I would not tell it; for what is one man that he should make much of his winters, even when they bend him like a heavy snow? Black Elk
[ Am Bend Even Friend Going Heavy Him His Life Make Man Much Only Should Snow Story Tell Think Were Winters Wish Would]
To those of you who study history, economics, sociology, literature and language I present the challenge of the utilization of the enormous resources in our grasp to the problem of creating a genuinely good life for yourselves and your children. Polykarp Kusch
[ Challenge Children Creating Economics Enormous Genuinely Good Grasp History Language Life Literature Our Present Problem Resources Sociology Study Those Utilization Your Yourselves]
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]
I happened to happened to land in a time, in the middle '60s, that without knowing it, and without being told by the history of theater - which we now see from a historical point of view was an explosive time. James Earl Jones
[ Being Explosive Happened Historical History Knowing Land Middle Now Point See Theater Time Told View Which Without]
I am heartbroken that this movie would cause anyone pain. It should be a source of joy. The story is a metaphor about how we try to stay in our own little bubbles, we don't let life in, we don't take the journey. Swoosie Kurtz
[ Am Anyone Bubbles Cause Heartbroken How Journey Joy Life Little Metaphor Movie Our Own Pain Should Source Stay Story Take Try Would]
I went back and researched the history of gospel; where it came from, slavery times, communicating with each other without their master knowing what they are saying, and that gospel artists view themselves differently. Boris Kodjoe
[ Artists Back Came Communicating Differently Each Gospel History Knowing Master Other Researched Saying Slavery Their Themselves Times View Went Where Without]
West Side Story was terribly important because of the style of the dancing and the gangs of New York. Vincente Minnelli
[ Because Dancing Gangs Important New Side Story Style Terribly West York]
It took the first 204 years of our Nation's history to accumulate $1 trillion in debt. And now we are doing that every 2 or 3 years. Jim Cooper
[ Accumulate Debt Doing Every First History Nation Now Our Took Trillion Years]
I love the early process of asking questions about a story and deciding which questions matter most. Diane Sawyer
[ Asking Deciding Early Love Matter Most Process Questions Story Which]
Well, that's the old story I heard about the Jackie Chan films. That, like, Jackie Chan will just keep going and when crew members drop he just replaces them. I don't know if that's true but after having worked in Japan I believe it might be true. Sarah Michelle Gellar
[ After Believe Chan Crew Drop Films Going Having Heard Jackie Japan Just Keep Know Members Might Old Replaces Story Them True Well Will Worked]
But when you are embodied in a location, in a physical plant, in a set of people, and in a common history, that constrains your evolution and your ability to evolve in certain directions. Kevin Kelly
[ Ability Certain Common Directions Embodied Evolution Evolve History Location Physical Plant Set Your]
History is written by the victors. Winston Churchill
[ History Victors Written]
Our top story tonight: Famous TV dolphin flipper was arrested today on prostitution ring charges. He allegedly was seen transporting two 16 year olds across state line for immoral porpoises. Colin Mochrie
[ Across Allegedly Arrested Charges Dolphin Famous Immoral Line Olds Our Ring Seen State Story Today Tonight Top Transporting Tv Two Year]
For it is the duty of an astronomer to compose the history of the celestial motions through careful and expert study. Nicolaus Copernicus
[ Astronomer Careful Celestial Compose Duty Expert History Motions Study Through]
This is the worst President ever. He George W. Bush is the worst President in all of American history. Helen Thomas
[ American Bush Ever George History President Worst]
When I was a kid going to the movies, we'd go because Bogart was in the movie, or Cagney, or John Wayne. We didn't know what the story was about or anything. Dennis Farina
[ Anything Because Bogart Cagney Go Going John Kid Know Movie Movies Story Wayne]
I always enjoyed art history because, growing up in California, my exposure was limited, and it was a new experience. To learn the history of art opened up certain things to me, made me see. It intrigued me. Herb Ritts
[ Always Art Because California Certain Enjoyed Experience Exposure Growing History Intrigued Learn Limited Made New Opened See Things Up]
That's probably when I get the most angry at American movies, when they just so cynically manipulate the audience without even trying to give a good story. Gene Siskel
[ American Angry Audience Cynically Even Get Give Good Just Manipulate Most Movies Probably Story Trying Without]
The pleasure of writing fiction is that you are always spotting some new approach, an alternative way of telling a story and manipulating characters; the novel is such a wonderfully flexible form. Penelope Lively
[ Alternative Always Approach Characters Fiction Flexible Form Manipulating New Novel Pleasure Some Story Such Telling Way Wonderfully Writing]
Skepticism has never founded empires, established principals, or changed the world's heart. The great doers in history have always been people of faith. Edwin Hubbel Chapin
[ Always Been Changed Doers Empires Established Faith Founded Great Heart History Never Principals Skepticism World]
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]
I had just done what she does in the story just about a year earlier - I moved from New Jersey and came to New York and was working at a bar, and you know, trying to make it. Piper Perabo
[ Bar Came Does Done Earlier Had Jersey Just Know Make Moved New She Story Trying Working Year York]
Value your freedom or you will lose it, teaches history. 'Don't bother us with politics', respond those who don't want to learn. Richard Stallman
[ Bother Freedom History Learn Lose Politics Respond Teaches Those Us Value Want Will Your]
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]
Throughout out history, when people have looked for new ways to solve their problems, and to uphold the principles of this nation, many times they have turned to political parties. They have often turned to the Democratic Party. Barbara Jordan
[ Democratic History Looked Many Nation New Often Out Parties Party Political Principles Problems Solve Their Throughout Times Turned Uphold Ways]
My writing has to support more than my research habit, but I love to curl up with a book about some dusty corner of history. Lynn Abbey
[ Book Corner Curl Dusty Habit History Love More Research Some Support Than Up Writing]
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]
From beginning to end it's about keeping the energy and the intensity of the story and not doing too much and not doing too little, but just enough so people stay interested and stay involved in the characters. Deborah Cox
[ Beginning Characters Doing End Energy Enough Intensity Interested Involved Just Keeping Little Much Stay Story Too]
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]
All history is incomprehensible without Christ. Ernest Renan
[ Christ History Incomprehensible Without]
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]
My first instinct was to cast as close to the short story as possible, but then I realized that I needed actors who could go for it and that they had to function well as a couple in a love story. Ang Lee
[ Actors Cast Close Could Couple First Function Go Had Instinct Love Needed Possible Realized Short Story Then Well]
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]
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]
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]
Through the wholesale destruction of the representatives of a class that from the beginning of history had been the directing and creative force in civilization, a process began which was almost mechanical. Ralph A. Cram
[ Almost Been Began Beginning Civilization Class Creative Destruction Directing Force Had History Mechanical Process Representatives Through Which Wholesale]
As the Iraqi people better understand that Saddam Hussein and his regime are history, it is my hope that they will get behind the coalition effort to help them create a democratic government and rebuild their country. Pete Domenici
[ Behind Better Coalition Country Create Democratic Effort Get Government Help His History Hope Hussein Iraqi Rebuild Regime Saddam Their Them Understand Will]
I love all of it, thinking up the plots, getting to know the kids in the story, their parents, backyards, pizza toppings. Caroline B. Cooney
[ Getting Kids Know Love Parents Pizza Plots Story Their Thinking Up]
After Nixon resigned in 1974, he engaged in a very aggressive war with history, attempting to wipe out the Watergate stain and memory. Happily, history won, largely because of Nixon's tapes. Bob Woodward
[ After Aggressive Attempting Because Engaged Happily History Largely Memory Nixon Out Resigned Stain Tapes Very War Watergate Wipe Won]
It is in the admission of ignorance and the admission of uncertainty that there is a hope for the continuous motion of human beings in some direction that doesn't get confined, permanently blocked, as it has so many times before in various periods in the history of man. Richard P. Feynman
[ Admission Before Beings Blocked Confined Continuous Direction Get History Hope Human Ignorance Man Many Motion Periods Permanently Some Times Uncertainty Various]
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]
I would love to write the story of my upbringing in Ireland. Fiona Shaw
[ Ireland Love Story Upbringing Would Write]
Men make history and not the other way around. In periods where there is no leadership, society stands still. Progress occurs when courageous, skillful leaders seize the opportunity to change things for the better. Harry S. Truman
[ Around Better Change Courageous History Leaders Leadership Make Men Occurs Opportunity Other Periods Progress Seize Skillful Society Stands Still Things Way Where]
History is little more than the register of the crimes, follies, and misfortunes of mankind. Edward Gibbon
[ Crimes Follies History Little Mankind Misfortunes More Register Than]
The worst storyline I've ever been involved in I wasn't involved in, because I was clever enough to get pregnant with my second child and they wrote me out and they replaced me with Christine Jones. And thank God - that was the worst storyline. Erika Slezak
[ Because Been Child Christine Clever Enough Ever Get God Involved Jones Out Pregnant Replaced Second Storyline Thank Worst Wrote]
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 think people enjoy a series. When you like a story, many readers want more of the same, which is dandy, if the author and the characters have more to say. Sarah Zettel
[ Author Characters Dandy Enjoy Many More Readers Same Say Series Story Think Want Which]
The story is also about the battle between Arthur and the Saxons. The Saxons were destroying everything they came across and Arthur was left when Rome was falling because this movie takes place in 400 A.D. Antoine Fuqua
[ Across Also Arthur Battle Because Between Came Destroying Everything Falling Left Movie Place Rome Story Takes Were]
I began to feel that, in a sense, we were all prisoners of our own history. Roland Joffe
[ Began Feel History Our Own Prisoners Sense Were]
I should add that it is open to debate whether what we call the writing of history these days is truly scientific. Lion Feuchtwanger
[ Add Call Days Debate History Open Scientific Should These Truly Whether Writing]
If I had to choose criteria, for me, it's about first the director. I want to be a part of something that's good and intellectually challenging. After the director it's the character and the story. That's the deal for me. Giovanni Ribisi
[ After Challenging Character Choose Criteria Deal Director First Good Had Intellectually Part Something Story Want]
The Bush administration is the most diverse in history because the president fills jobs on the basis of a person's capabilities and qualifications, not on the color of his or her skin. Alphonso Jackson
[ Administration Basis Because Bush Capabilities Color Diverse Fills Her His History Jobs Most Person President Qualifications Skin]
It is a political thriller. It's very action packed and it's very exciting, but at the same time it's a very big soulful love story about longing and loss. They're not separate, they're completely dependent on one another. Rachel Weisz
[ Action Another Big Completely Dependent Exciting Longing Loss Love Packed Political Same Separate Soulful Story Thriller Time Very]
No student of Chinese history can say that the Chinese are incapable of religious experience, even when judged by the standards of medieval Europe or pious India. Hu Shih
[ Chinese Europe Even Experience History Incapable India Judged Medieval Pious Religious Say Standards Student]
My friends, history, history calls us to this time and to this place. A solemn choice rests with us - where do we go from here? Do we move slowly and incrementally? Or do we seize the challenge of our time and tackle the great issues of our day. Thomas Vilsack
[ Calls Challenge Choice Day Friends Go Great Here History Incrementally Issues Move Our Place Rests Seize Slowly Solemn Tackle Time Us Where]
Life has obliged him to remember so much useful knowledge that he has lost not only his history, but his whole original cargo of useless knowledge; history, languages, literatures, the higher mathematics, or what you will - are all gone. Albert J. Nock
[ Cargo Gone Higher Him His History Knowledge Languages Life Lost Mathematics Much Obliged Only Original Remember Useful Useless Whole Will]
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]
In all honesty, at that time, I never saw myself as an author... I was just a Mom in a state of panic, trying to enter a short story contest to win the prize money in order to keep the lights on in my home. Leslie Banks
[ Author Contest Enter Home Honesty Just Keep Lights Mom Money Myself Never Order Panic Prize Saw Short State Story Time Trying Win]
I don't think we handled the aftermath of the fall of Baghdad as well as we might have. But that's now history. Colin Powell
[ Aftermath Baghdad Fall Handled History Might Now Think Well]
I love places that have an incredible history. I love the Italian way of life. I love the food. I love the people. I love the attitudes of Italians. Elton John
[ Attitudes Food History Incredible Italian Italians Life Love Places Way]
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]
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]
No one else knows the whole story. I was there. I lived through it. Christine Keeler
[ Else Knows Lived Story Through Whole]
That's not the part of the story that I'm interested in, anyway. The part that I'm interested in is all the personal stuff. I tried to base the powers on family archetypes. Brad Bird
[ Anyway Archetypes Base Family Interested Part Personal Powers Story Stuff Tried]
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]
It's a great story. It's available for anyone else who wants to try it. We're not brilliant. We're not unbelievable. We're just two people who hit a nerve. I think it can be done again and again and again. More people should try it. Jerry Moss
[ Again Anyone Available Brilliant Done Else Great Hit Just More Nerve Should Story Think Try Two Unbelievable Wants]
The Internet makes it possible for people like me to live the way I do now. Without it, I'd have to be in New York or some other city. I think the Internet is the greatest invention in history after antibiotics. Jane Haddam
[ After Antibiotics City Greatest History Internet Invention Live Makes New Now Other Possible Some Think Way Without York]
In The Name of the King is the right title. To be honest, I don't know who had the final idea for the title but I liked it and it has a strong connection to the movie's story. Uwe Boll
[ Connection Final Had Honest Idea King Know Liked Movie Name Right Story Strong Title]
Revolutions are the locomotives of history. Karl Marx
[ History Revolutions]
Things have never been more like the way they are today in history. Dwight D. Eisenhower
[ Been History More Never Things Today Way]
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]
May 4th is a particularly memorable day in American history because 84 years to the day before May 4, 1970, there was another demonstration at the Haymarket Square in Chicago. William Kunstler
[ American Another Because Before Chicago Day Demonstration History May Memorable Particularly Square Years]
Storytelling is the most powerful way to put ideas into the world today. Robert McAfee Brown
[ Ideas Into Most Powerful Put Storytelling Today Way World]
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]
And were an epitaph to be my story I'd have a short one ready for my own. I would have written of me on my stone: I had a lover's quarrel with the world. Robert Frost
[ Epitaph Had Lover Own Quarrel Ready Short Stone Story Were World Would Written]
If we could read the secret history of our enemies we should find in each man's life sorrow and suffering enough to disarm all hostility. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
[ Could Disarm Each Enemies Enough Find History Hostility Life Man Our Read Secret Should Sorrow Suffering]
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]
We have not invaded anyone. We have not conquered anyone. We have not grabbed their land, their culture, their history and tried to enforce our way of life on them. Abdul Kalam
[ Anyone Conquered Culture Enforce Grabbed History Invaded Land Life Our Their Them Tried Way]
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]
I started writing to please myself, a story I would like to read, and that is still true. Jean M. Auel
[ Myself Please Read Started Still Story True Would Writing]
They'll probably start working on my movie sometime... They are doing a complete movie of my life story. It will not be based on any negativity. It will be more about my life, from a kid, how I came up and why I came through. Ike Turner
[ Any Based Came Complete Doing How Kid Life More Movie Negativity Probably Sometime Start Story Through Up Why Will Working]
I'd always thought that if Python was going to go on at all, it'd be nice to get into storylines. Terry Jones
[ Always Get Go Going Into Nice Python Storylines Thought]
The 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'm an assistant storyteller. It's like being a waiter or a gas-station attendant, but I'm waiting on six million people a week, if I'm lucky. Jane Fonda
[ Assistant Attendant Being Lucky Million Six Storyteller Waiter Waiting Week]
What the detective story is about is not murder but the restoration of order. P. D. James
[ Detective Murder Order Restoration Story]
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]
A lot of them want to come and play for Manchester United. They want to play because Alex has a record of giving youth a chance and we have the history and heritage of Manchester United. David Gill
[ Alex Because Chance Come Giving Heritage History Lot Manchester Play Record Them United Want Youth]
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]
I read the Odyssey because it was the story of a man who returned home after being absent for more than twenty years and was recognized only by his dog. Guillermo Cabrera Infante
[ Absent After Because Being Dog His Home Man More Odyssey Only Read Recognized Returned Story Than Twenty Years]
I didn't mind if they yelled at me, but when they came on the field, it was a different story. Jimmy Piersall
[ Came Different Field Mind Story Yelled]
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]
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]
In a country like France, so ancient, their history is full of outstanding people, so they carry a heavy weight on their back. Who could write in French after Proust or Flaubert? Manuel Puig
[ After Ancient Back Carry Could Country France French Full Heavy History Outstanding Proust Their Weight Write]
Young women today often have very little appreciation for the real battles that took place to get women where they are today in this country. I don't know how much history young women today know about those battles. Sandra Day O'Connor
[ Appreciation Battles Country Get History How Know Little Much Often Place Real Those Today Took Very Where Women Young]
The dramatic modernization of the Asian economies ranks alongside the Renaissance and the Industrial Revolution as one of the most important developments in economic history. Larry Summers
[ Alongside Asian Developments Dramatic Economic Economies History Important Industrial Modernization Most Ranks Renaissance Revolution]
A story in Asimov's is read by hundreds of thousands of people. Greg Egan
[ Asimov Hundreds Read Story Thousands]
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]
I'm just looking as always for something that's stimulating and I hope to find a good story that's a challenge, whether it's big or small. Or that it finds me. I don't have like a career plan. Maybe I should, but I don't. Viggo Mortensen
[ Always Big Career Challenge Find Finds Good Hope Just Looking Maybe Plan Should Small Something Stimulating Story Whether]
Winning the Revolutionary War, or the Civil War, or World War II were the turning points in our history, the sine qua non of our forward progress. Stephen Ambrose
[ Civil Forward History Ii Non Our Points Progress Qua Revolutionary Sine Turning War Were Winning World]
The history of Wall Street is inseparable from New York. Ron Chernow
[ History Inseparable New Street Wall York]
At the same time, it's a family story and more of an epic. I needed the third-person. I tried to give a sense that Cal, in writing his story, is perhaps inventing his past as much as recalling it. Jeffrey Eugenides
[ Cal Epic Family Give His Inventing More Much Needed Past Perhaps Recalling Same Sense Story Time Tried Writing]
One of the main things I do is focus on ideas and what stories we decide to tell, but probably the biggest part of my job I'd say is working on the storyboards. Craig McCracken
[ Biggest Decide Focus Ideas Job Main Part Probably Say Stories Tell Things Working]
English history is all about men liking their fathers, and American history is all about men hating their fathers and trying to burn down everything they ever did. Malcolm Bradbury
[ American Burn Did Down English Ever Everything Fathers Hating History Liking Men Their Trying]
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]
I must be honest. I can only read so many paragraphs of a New York Times story before I puke. Rush Limbaugh
[ Before Honest Many Must New Only Paragraphs Puke Read Story Times York]
Dialogue should simply be a sound among other sounds, just something that comes out of the mouths of people whose eyes tell the story in visual terms. Alfred Hitchcock
[ Among Comes Dialogue Eyes Just Mouths Other Out Should Simply Something Sound Sounds Story Tell Terms Visual Whose]
Fortunately, John Houseman is a marvelous writer and he sat in on so many story conferences. He worked with Welles, you know, and he's a marvelous man. Vincente Minnelli
[ Conferences Fortunately John Know Man Many Marvelous Sat Story Welles Worked Writer]
Beating Pakistan is always special because they are a tough team and we have a bit if a history regarding Pakistan. Sachin Tendulkar
[ Always Beating Because Bit History Pakistan Regarding Special Team Tough]
Our dear country, Iran, throughout history has been subject to threats. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
[ Been Country Dear History Iran Our Subject Threats Throughout]
I don't believe in accidents. There are only encounters in history. There are no accidents. Pablo Picasso
[ Accidents Believe Encounters History Only]
Rosa Parks was a woman of strength, conviction, and morality. Her action on December 1, 1955, to defy the law made her a leading figure in our nation's civil rights history. John Shimkus
[ Action Civil Conviction December Defy Figure Her History Law Leading Made Morality Nation Our Parks Rights Rosa Strength Woman]
It is the recognition of history as a record of human experience which has inevitably resulted in the inclusion of this conquest of civilization within the framework of a complete human history. James H. Breasted
[ Civilization Complete Conquest Experience Framework History Human Inclusion Inevitably Recognition Record Resulted Which Within]
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]
The problem with allowing God a role in the history of life is not that science would cease, but rather that scientists would have to acknowledge the existence of something important which is outside the boundaries of natural science. Phillip E. Johnson
[ Acknowledge Allowing Boundaries Cease Existence God History Important Life Natural Outside Problem Rather Role Science Scientists Something Which Would]
Having had that experience... I think, what modern culture wants to see is the relationship with the woman. I don't think you can tell a story on film nowadays where the woman simply is there for the man when he decides to settle down. Tom Selleck
[ Culture Decides Down Experience Film Had Having Man Modern Nowadays Relationship See Settle Simply Story Tell Think Wants Where Woman]
All sorrows can be borne if you put them into a story or tell a story about them. Isak Dinesen
[ Borne Into Put Sorrows Story Tell Them]
Green Eggs and Ham was the story of my life. I wouldn't eat a thing when I was a kid, but Dr. Seuss inspired me to try cauliflower! Jim Carrey
[ Dr Eat Eggs Green Ham Inspired Kid Life Story Thing Try]
Then I found books that were written much later, as late as 15 years ago. It was very superficial material, but enough to tell me that the genesis of this story was worth exploring. Charles Guggenheim
[ Ago Books Enough Exploring Found Genesis Late Later Material Much Story Superficial Tell Then Very Were Worth Written Years]
Al Gonzales is a dedicated public servant and exceptionally qualified to be our nation's next Attorney General. I know that a lot has been said about Judge Gonzales' life story. It is a story of the fulfillment of the American Dream. Mel Martinez
[ Al American Attorney Been Dedicated Dream Exceptionally Fulfillment General Gonzales Judge Know Life Lot Nation Next Our Public Qualified Said Servant Story]
You can't tell any kind of a story without having some kind of a theme, something to say between the lines. Robert Wise
[ Any Between Having Kind Lines Say Some Something Story Tell Theme Without]
Food might be more immediately important than history but if you don't understand what's been done to you - by your own people and the so-called "they" - you can never get around it. Henry Hampton
[ Around Been Done Food Get History Immediately Important Might More Never Own So-Called Than Understand Your]
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]
That's such a thrill - a story I wrote at the beginning of my career, and it's still packin' the house. Anne McCaffrey
[ Beginning Career House Still Story Such Thrill Wrote]
We've persevered because of a belief we share with the Iraqi people - a belief that out of the ashes of war, a new beginning could be born in this cradle of civilization. Through this remarkable chapter in the history of the United States and Iraq, we have met our responsibility. Now, it's time to turn the page. Barack Obama
[ Ashes Because Beginning Belief Born Chapter Civilization Could Cradle History Iraq Iraqi Met New Now Our Out Page Remarkable Responsibility Share States Through Time Turn United War]
The source of wealth is from individuals with little or no history of interest in the game, who have happened upon football as a means of serving some hidden agenda. Sepp Blatter
[ Agenda Football Game Happened Hidden History Individuals Interest Little Means Serving Some Source Upon Wealth]
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]
Ours is the old, old story of every uprising race or class or order. The work of elevation must be wrought by ourselves or not at all. Frances Power Cobbe
[ Class Elevation Every Must Old Order Ours Ourselves Race Story Uprising Work Wrought]
Of course, nobody would deny the importance of human beings for theological thinking, but the time span of history that theologians think about is a few thousand years of human culture rather than the fifteen billion years of the history of the universe. John Polkinghorne
[ Beings Billion Course Culture Deny Few Fifteen History Human Importance Nobody Rather Span Than Theologians Theological Think Thinking Thousand Time Universe Would Years]
But I think mainly, you know, just up in the East Coast, it's where it all originated. You know, Philadelphia. It goes back to the beginning. So, you know, fans have a lot of history, and they love their teams up here. Rafael Palmeiro
[ Back Beginning Coast East Fans Goes Here History Just Know Lot Love Mainly Originated Philadelphia Teams Their Think Up Where]
A woman's whole life is a history of the affections. Washington Irving
[ Affections History Life Whole Woman]
My book 'Trust Your Heart', which is the story of my life, will be followed by 'Singing Lessons', a memoir of love, loss, hope, and healing, which talks about the death of my son and the hope that has been the aftermath of the healing from that tragedy. Judy Collins
[ Aftermath Been Book Death Followed Healing Heart Hope Lessons Life Loss Love Memoir Singing Son Story Talks Tragedy Trust Which Will Your]
The principle that human nature, in its psychological aspects, is nothing more than a product of history and given social relations removes all barriers to coercion and manipulation by the powerful. Noam Chomsky
[ Aspects Barriers Coercion Given History Human Manipulation More Nature Nothing Powerful Principle Product Psychological Relations Removes Social Than]
The only joy I had was writing what was. That book was. It no longer amuses me to be all the things I was when I wrote that. But it is my story as I was then. Mary MacLane
[ Book Had Joy Longer Only Story Then Things Writing Wrote]
The history of art is the history of revivals. Samuel Butler Art
[ Art History Revivals]
Of the twenty-two civilizations that have appeared in history, nineteen of them collapsed when they reached the moral state the United States is in now. Arnold J. Toynbee
[ Appeared Civilizations Collapsed History Moral Nineteen Now Reached State States Them Twenty-Two United]
In 1974, the modeling world changed. Jerry Ford and my lawyer negotiated the deal for the first exclusive contract in modeling history. Lauren Hutton
[ Changed Contract Deal Exclusive First Ford History Jerry Lawyer Modeling Negotiated World]
I was a pretty angry kid, and I got into military history largely as a way to vent my own anger. As I got older it narrowed down to a more specific focus on individual violence. I'm just trying to understand where it came from. Caleb Carr
[ Anger Angry Came Down Focus Got History Individual Into Just Kid Largely Military More Narrowed Older Own Pretty Specific Trying Understand Vent Violence Way Where]
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]
You know, I think when I reflect on it, I think there's certainly a sense of history. When you have ambitions to play this game, you want to be one of the best ever, and you want to play so well and be so effective that you want people to remember your name 100 years from now. Marcus Allen
[ Ambitions Best Certainly Effective Ever Game History Know Name Now Play Reflect Remember Sense Think Want Well Years Your]
I have long been interested in landscape history, and when younger and more robust I used to do much tramping of the English landscape in search of ancient field systems, drove roads, indications of prehistoric settlement. Penelope Lively
[ Ancient Been Drove English Field History Indications Interested Landscape Long More Much Prehistoric Roads Robust Search Settlement Systems Used Younger]
I try to tell a story musically in a song. Barry White
[ Musically Song Story Tell Try]
Well, it's an adventure story, and a Bildungsroman, of course, but there was also the intention to describe a culture that had been seen in rather narrow terms. John M. Ford
[ Adventure Also Been Course Culture Describe Had Intention Narrow Rather Seen Story Terms Well]
History repeats itself, and that's one of the things that's wrong with history. Clarence Darrow
[ History Itself Repeats Things Wrong]
History has remembered the kings and warriors, because they destroyed; art has remembered the people, because they created. William Morris
[ Art Because Created Destroyed History Kings Remembered Warriors]
More history is made by secret handshakes than by battles, bills and proclamations. John Barth
[ Battles Bills History Made More Secret Than]
We have often been attracted to the story of the other, the outcast. And he and I just loved working together, so it just kept happening, and our relationship is completely bound up with our work. We enjoy each other's art. Julie Taymor
[ Art Attracted Been Bound Completely Each Enjoy Happening Just Kept Loved Often Other Our Outcast Relationship Story Together Up Work Working]
I think a story should take as long to tell as it is appropriate to that particular story. Frank Darabont
[ Appropriate Long Particular Should Story Take Tell Think]
If you want someone to feel warm, you dress them in a warm color and put a warm light on them and you get the picture. Sometimes, all that needs pushing a little bit to help tell the story. Colleen Atwood
[ Bit Color Dress Feel Get Help Light Little Needs Picture Pushing Put Someone Sometimes Story Tell Them Want Warm]
It is humiliating to remain with our hands folded while others write history. It matters little who wins. To make a people great it is necessary to send them to battle even if you have to kick them in the pants. That is what I shall do. Benito Mussolini
[ Battle Even Folded Great Hands History Humiliating Kick Little Make Matters Necessary Others Our Pants Remain Send Shall Them While Wins Write]
Throughout my career, when I was finished with the drawing for one film I would go up to the story department and help develop sequences. Sometimes these were for scenes that I would animate later on. Marc Davis
[ Animate Career Department Develop Drawing Film Finished Go Help Later Scenes Sequences Sometimes Story These Throughout Up Were Would]
We may pretend that we're basically moral people who make mistakes, but the whole of history proves otherwise. Terry Hands
[ Basically History Make May Mistakes Moral Otherwise Pretend Proves Whole]
Roger King is, without a doubt, the greatest salesman in the history of anything. And I don't ever limit him just to television. He could sell you anything. Merv Griffin
[ Anything Could Doubt Ever Greatest Him History Just King Limit Roger Salesman Sell Television Without]
Indeed, scientific truth by consensus has had a uniformly bad history. David Douglass
[ Bad Consensus Had History Indeed Scientific Truth Uniformly]
With a fresh start, I hope it'll work out good. I know the whole Fox story and how he came over here and had a great year for them. I'm hoping that's what it'll be - fresh start, new faces, new team, new city. I'm looking forward to getting out there. Billy Koch
[ Came City Faces Forward Fox Fresh Getting Good Great Had Here Hope Hoping How Know Looking New Out Over Start Story Team Them Whole Work Year]
We give you this story. It is for the audience to be moved and gut wrenched, not us. It isn't as if we don't go through those real feeling and it isn't as if I don't cry three or four times a night. I usually do. Linda Lavin
[ Audience Cry Feeling Four Give Go Gut Moved Night Real Story Those Three Through Times Us Usually]
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]
I think the idea is now for blacks to write about the history of our music. It's time for that, because whites have been doing it all the time. It's time for us to do it ourselves and tell it like it is. Dizzy Gillespie
[ Because Been Blacks Doing History Idea Music Now Our Ourselves Tell Think Time Us Whites Write]
In the long run of history, the censor and the inquisitor have always lost. The only sure weapon against bad ideas is better ideas. Alfred Whitney Griswold
[ Against Always Bad Better Censor History Ideas Long Lost Only Run Sure Weapon]
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]
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]
Short-story writing requires an exquisite sense of balance. Novelists, frankly, can get away with more. A novel can have a dull spot or two, because the reader has made a different commitment. Lynn Abbey
[ Away Balance Because Commitment Different Dull Exquisite Frankly Get Made More Novel Novelists Reader Requires Sense Short-Story Spot Two Writing]
And one thing that I always believed and that I knew for certain was that I could never have sustained a personal relationship while I worked this hard, or while I was that driven this intensely by the story. Christiane Amanpour
[ Always Believed Certain Could Driven Hard Intensely Knew Never Personal Relationship Story Sustained Thing While Worked]
The impact of the magazine was very strong. As I said, it portrayed dinosaurs as part of the geological history, part of the story of life on earth. It struck that paleontology was the career for me. Robert T. Bakker
[ Career Dinosaurs Earth Geological History Impact Life Magazine Part Portrayed Said Story Strong Struck Very]
I'm playing dark history. It's beyond black. I'm dealing with the dark things of the cosmos. Sun Ra
[ Beyond Black Cosmos Dark Dealing History Playing Things]
Every child growing up will look to their parents, my mother and my father. My grandmother lived with us. I picked up quite a bit of family lore and history from her, which was interesting. John Hume
[ Bit Child Every Family Father Grandmother Growing Her History Interesting Lived Look Lore Mother Parents Picked Quite Their Up Us Which Will]
I think decor says a lot about someone's social position, their taste, their sensibility, their work - and also about the aesthetic way I have chosen to tell their story. Pedro Almodovar
[ Aesthetic Also Chosen Lot Position Says Sensibility Social Someone Story Taste Tell Their Think Way Work]
If you look at the history of the American capital market, there's probably no innovation more important than the idea of generally accepted accountancy principles. Lawrence Summers
[ Accepted American Capital Generally History Idea Important Innovation Look Market More Principles Probably Than]
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]
Bankers know that history is inflationary and that money is the last thing a wise man will hoard. Will Durant
[ Bankers History Hoard Inflationary Know Last Man Money Thing Will Wise]
I like animals. I like natural history. The travel bit is not the important bit. The travel bit is what you have to do in order to go and look at animals. David Attenborough
[ Animals Bit Go History Important Look Natural Order Travel]
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]
Stereotypes involving Christian identity, Christian persecution is so far back in history now that no one fears it being revived, unless you live in China, I guess. Gregg Easterbrook
[ Back Being China Christian Far Fears Guess History Identity Involving Live Now Persecution Revived Stereotypes Unless]
The claim of the State Socialists, however, that this right would not be exercised in matters pertaining to the individual in the more intimate and private relations of his life is not borne out by the history of governments. Benjamin Tucker
[ Borne Claim Exercised Governments His History However Individual Intimate Life Matters More Out Pertaining Private Relations Right Socialists State Would]
The longer the president goes without telling his side of the story, the more unease there will be in the public. George Stephanopoulos
[ Goes His Longer More President Public Side Story Telling Unease Will Without]
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]
South Africa had a long record of studies in prehistory, going back to the end of the last century. Louis Leakey
[ Africa Back Century End Going Had Last Long Prehistory Record South Studies]
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]
No American can read the story of the part America took in the war without experiencing a glow of patriotic feeling. Every Allied nation can say the same thing. Kelly Miller
[ Allied America American Every Experiencing Feeling Glow Nation Part Patriotic Read Same Say Story Thing Took War Without]
The whole Bible is the story of men and women trying to get back to God, to overcome that sin with sacrifices, good works, sermons, prophesy, witnessing, giving all kinds of things. It never worked. Keith Miller
[ Back Bible Get Giving God Good Kinds Men Never Overcome Prophesy Sacrifices Sermons Sin Story Things Trying Whole Witnessing Women Worked Works]
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]
The people who knew me and knew my work and trusted me, they knew then as they do now that I've never fabricated or plagiarized a story. People who know me know I didn't do this. Jack Kelley
[ Fabricated Knew Know Never Now Story Then Trusted Work]
The greatest felony in the news business today is to be behind, or to miss a big story. So speed and quantity substitute for thoroughness and quality, for accuracy and context. Carl Bernstein
[ Accuracy Behind Big Business Context Felony Greatest Miss News Quality Quantity Speed Story Substitute Thoroughness Today]
Yes, it's a prequel. It tells the story about how the girls were born with superpowers, but they weren't necessarily heroes at the beginning of this movie, so the movie is about the events that happen in their life to make them decide to be heroes. Craig McCracken
[ Beginning Born Decide Events Girls Happen Heroes How Life Make Movie Necessarily Prequel Story Superpowers Tells Their Them Were Weren Yes]
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]
The whole history of civilization is strewn with creeds and institutions which were invaluable at first, and deadly afterwards. Walter Bagehot
[ Afterwards Civilization Creeds Deadly First History Institutions Invaluable Strewn Were Which Whole]
It created a global platform that allowed more people to plug and play, collaborate and compete, share knowledge and share work, than anything we have ever seen in the history of the world. Thomas Friedman
[ Allowed Anything Collaborate Compete Created Ever Global History Knowledge More Platform Play Plug Seen Share Than Work World]
In the Federal Government, electronic records are as indispensable as their paper counterparts for documenting citizens' rights, the actions for which officials are accountable, and the nation's history. Allen Weinstein
[ Accountable Actions Citizens Counterparts Documenting Electronic Federal Government History Indispensable Nation Officials Paper Records Rights Their Which]
We busted a lot of family secrets with this. But to make a long story short, my parents relationship was built heavily on security issues for my Mom, and when my Dad couldn't provide security, the relationship unraveled. Kenny Loggins
[ Built Busted Dad Family Heavily Issues Long Lot Make Mom Parents Provide Relationship Secrets Security Short Story]
Once a newspaper touches a story, the facts are lost forever, even to the protagonists. Norman Mailer
[ Even Facts Forever Lost Newspaper Once Protagonists Story Touches]
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]
If history is any indication, all truths will eventually turn out to be false. Dean Kamen
[ Any Eventually False History Indication Out Truths Turn Will]
And meanwhile, the storytellers like me and Anderson, Silverberg... we tell stories. People like them. They want to know how it comes out, they want to know what the ending is. Jerry Pournelle
[ Anderson Comes Ending How Know Meanwhile Out Stories Storytellers Tell Them Want]
I was a daydreamer, and there is a lot of history and geography and science I missed out on because I was in my head. And I regret that. Gillian Anderson
[ Because Geography Head History Lot Missed Out Regret Science]
I vividly remember the stories my grandfather told me about the carnage of the First World War, which people tend to forget was one of the worst massacres in human history. Antonio Tabucchi
[ Carnage First Forget Grandfather History Human Massacres Remember Stories Tend Told Vividly War Which World Worst]
Our past is a story existing only in our minds. Look, analyze, understand, and forgive. Then, as quickly as possible, chuck it. Marianne Williamson
[ Analyze Chuck Existing Forgive Look Minds Only Our Past Possible Quickly Story Then Understand]
I love Chicago. It's such a great town, and it's got great culture and great history, and it's not as extreme as LA or New York, and it's just- it's hard for me for work, because I don't live and work in the same place and that's tough. But I'm- I love it. Joan Cusack
[ Because Chicago Culture Extreme Got Great Hard History La Live Love New Place Same Such Tough Town Work York]
I don't want to tell your story because you're a insensitive, self-centered moron. I've told a lot of stories about young people, and I always feel there's hope. Joel Schumacher
[ Always Because Feel Hope Insensitive Lot Moron Self-Centered Stories Story Tell Told Want Young Your]
The ability of Americans to toss off oppressive characters is the most rewarding aspect, to me, of U.S. history. Norman Corwin
[ Ability Americans Aspect Characters History Most Off Oppressive Rewarding Toss]
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]
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]
There was a reason my first substantial role after rehab was to play a maniac whose personal story ended badly. I knew what it was like to go those dark places. I played a guy who died as a result of his abuse. Charlie Sheen
[ Abuse After Badly Dark Died Ended First Go Guy His Knew Maniac Personal Places Play Played Reason Rehab Result Role Story Substantial Those Whose]
America has always imported history. Helmut Jahn
[ Always America History Imported]
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]
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 particular feature of Berlin - well, all you need to do is look at the map: the geographical position of the city right in the heart of Europe, and the separation of the most powerful two blocs we've ever had in history, which went all the way through Germany. Markus Wolf
[ Berlin Blocs City Europe Ever Feature Geographical Germany Had Heart History Look Map Most Need Particular Position Powerful Right Separation Through Two Way Well Went Which]
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]
It's more interesting because you get to research the history of the period, and all the different aesthetic elements that make a film, particularly this film, so stunning. Stanley Tucci
[ Aesthetic Because Different Elements Film Get History Interesting Make More Particularly Period Research Stunning]
We start out talking about the story, trying to figure out who is who and what should happen, taking notes the whole time. Then I do a rough layout of the issue, showing what happens on each page. Then we discuss that some more. Phil Foglio
[ Discuss Each Figure Happen Happens Issue Layout More Notes Out Page Rough Should Showing Some Start Story Taking Talking Then Time Trying Whole]
Tony Kaye is great with that kind of stuff. Up until American History X, he had only done commercials. Ethan Suplee
[ American Commercials Done Great Had History Kaye Kind Only Stuff Tony Until Up]
A story to me means a plot where there is some surprise. Because that is how life is - full of surprises. Isaac Bashevis Singer
[ Because Full How Life Means Plot Some Story Surprise Surprises Where]
I guess I've played a lot of victims, but that's what a lot of the history of women is about. Jodie Foster
[ Guess History Lot Played Victims Women]
For over a year I continued to submit mss, and have them rejected - the last few with rejection letters indicated the story was pretty good, but I was American. Nora Roberts
[ American Continued Few Good Indicated Last Letters Over Pretty Rejected Rejection Story Submit Them Year]
Always, your work is the same: You have to tell a story, you have to make a character. It doesn't matter if there are thousands of dollars, millions behind it, or if there is nothing. Elena Anaya
[ Always Behind Character Dollars Make Matter Millions Nothing Same Story Tell Thousands Work Your]
It's populated by people who, by and large, have terrific communication skills. Every day is an extraordinary day. For me, it was just a great area for storytelling. Aaron Sorkin
[ Area Communication Day Every Extraordinary Great Just Large Populated Skills Storytelling Terrific]
The difference between me and the newer artists is that I have the history with the architects, the masters that started the music. I know where the music came from. Ricky Skaggs
[ Architects Artists Between Came Difference History Know Masters Music Newer Started Where]
If you're dealing with a musical in which you're trying to tell a story, it's got to sound like speech. At the same time it's got to be a song. Stephen Sondheim
[ Dealing Got Musical Same Song Sound Speech Story Tell Time Trying Which]
How much research I have to do depends on the nature of the story. For fantasy, none at all. Alan Dean Foster
[ Depends Fantasy How Much Nature None Research Story]
We're at unique point in history where the things that we are building are going to significantly impact our social, political, economical, and personal lives. Anita Borg
[ Building Economical Going History Impact Lives Our Personal Point Political Significantly Social Things Unique Where]
The subject of history is the gradual realization of all that is practically necessary. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
[ Gradual History Necessary Practically Realization Subject]
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]
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]
But poetry is a way of language, it is not its subject or its maker's background or interests or hobbies or fixations. It is nearer to utterance than history. Thomas Lynch
[ Background History Hobbies Interests Language Maker Nearer Poetry Subject Than Utterance Way]
I start with the story, almost in the old campfire sense, and the story leads to both the characters, which actors should best be cast in this story, and the language. The choice of words, more than anything else, creates the feeling that the story gives off. Donald E. Westlake
[ Actors Almost Anything Best Both Campfire Cast Characters Choice Creates Else Feeling Gives Language Leads More Off Old Sense Should Start Story Than Which Words]
We have wasted History like a bunch of drunks shooting dice back in the men's crapper of the local bar. Charles Bukowski
[ Back Bar Bunch Dice Drunks History Local Men Shooting Wasted]
And then for the first time in history a Cook County state's attorney was reelected for a third time. Richard M. Daley
[ Attorney Cook County First History Reelected State Then Third Time]
Your great country is wonderful at stealing pieces of history and using it for its own purposes, so there didn't seem to be anything particularly unusual about it but the English were incredibly exercised about it. Michael Apted
[ Anything Country English Exercised Great History Incredibly Own Particularly Pieces Purposes Seem Stealing Unusual Using Were Wonderful Your]
I'm just writing a story that I want to read. Jean M. Auel
[ Just Read Story Want Writing]
I'm pretty illiterate when it comes to comics history. Alison Bechdel
[ Comes Comics History Illiterate Pretty]
I come from a family of great readers and storytellers. Katherine Dunn
[ Come Family Great Readers Storytellers]
I never put out a history, I put out a dramatic history. Oliver Stone
[ Dramatic History Never Out Put]
Sadism is not an infectious disease that strikes a person all of a sudden. It has a long prehistory in childhood and always originates in the desperate fantasies of a child who is searching for a way out of a hopeless situation. Alice Miller
[ Always Child Childhood Desperate Disease Fantasies Hopeless Infectious Long Originates Out Person Prehistory Sadism Searching Situation Strikes Sudden Way]
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]
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]
I think that this is the first war in history that on the morrow the victors sued for peace and the vanquished called for unconditional surrender. Abba Eban
[ Called First History Morrow Peace Sued Surrender Think Unconditional Vanquished Victors War]
I wish we didn't have to tell this story. Andy Garcia
[ Story Tell Wish]
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]
That's all a man can hope for during his lifetime - to set an example - and when he is dead, to be an inspiration for history. William McKinley
[ Dead During Example His History Hope Inspiration Lifetime Man Set]
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]
The Odyssey is the story of someone who, in the course of diverse experiences, acquires a personality or affirms and recovers his personality. Raymond Queneau
[ Acquires Affirms Course Diverse Experiences His Odyssey Personality Recovers Someone Story]
If our history can challenge the next wave of musicians to keep moving and changing, to keep spiritually hungry and horny, that's what it's all about. Carlos Santana
[ Challenge Changing History Horny Hungry Keep Moving Musicians Next Our Spiritually Wave]
History is the story of events, with praise or blame. Cotton Mather
[ Blame Events History Praise Story]
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]
There are worlds of experience beyond the world of the aggressive man, beyond history, and beyond science. The moods and qualities of nature and the revelations of great art are equally difficult to define; we can grasp them only in the depths of our perceptive spirit. Ansel Adams
[ Aggressive Art Beyond Define Depths Difficult Equally Experience Grasp Great History Man Moods Nature Only Our Perceptive Qualities Revelations Science Spirit Them World Worlds]
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]
The study of an idea is, of necessity, the story of many things. Willy Ley
[ Idea Many Necessity Story Study Things]
No great man lives in vain. The history of the world is but the biography of great men. Thomas Carlyle
[ Biography Great History Lives Man Men Vain World]
History is the record of an encounter between character and circumstances. Donald Creighton
[ Between Character Circumstances Encounter History Record]
Human history is highly nonlinear and unpredictable. Michael Shermer
[ Highly History Human Nonlinear Unpredictable]
In most of history, societies have not been free. It's a very rare society that is free. The default condition of human societies is tyranny. Michael Novak
[ Been Condition Default Free History Human Most Rare Societies Society Tyranny Very]
When I did A Soldier's Story, I was very young and green and thought I knew everything-now I know I know everything! Denzel Washington
[ Did Everything Green Knew Know Soldier Story Thought Very Young]
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]
Hope unbelieved is always considered nonsense. But hope believed is history in the process of being changed. Jim Wallis
[ Always Being Believed Changed Considered History Hope Nonsense Process]
Philosophy is tested and characterised by the way in which it appropriates its history. Karl Jaspers
[ Characterised History Philosophy Tested Way Which]
My greatest debt will always be to the movie-going public of yesterday and today, without whose love and devotion I would have had no story to tell. Gloria Swanson
[ Always Debt Devotion Greatest Had Love Public Story Tell Today Whose Will Without Would Yesterday]
I've seen novels that have grown out of one story in a collection. But it hasn't occurred to me to take any of those stories and build on them. They seem very finished for me, so I don't feel like going back and dredging them up. Jhumpa Lahiri
[ Any Back Build Collection Feel Finished Going Grown Hasn Novels Occurred Out Seem Seen Stories Story Take Them Those Up Very]
There's a great tradition in storytelling that's thousands of years old, telling stories about kings and their palaces, and that's really what I wanted to do. Aaron Sorkin
[ Great Kings Old Palaces Really Stories Storytelling Telling Their Thousands Tradition Wanted Years]
If philosophy is practice, a demand to know the manner in which its history is to be studied is entailed: a theoretical attitude toward it becomes real only in the living appropriation of its contents from the texts. Karl Jaspers
[ Appropriation Attitude Becomes Contents Demand Entailed History Know Living Manner Only Philosophy Practice Real Studied Texts Theoretical Toward Which]
No, my degree was history, not the practice of art! I can't draw to save my life you know. Emma Anderson
[ Art Degree Draw History Know Life Practice Save]
The White House used to belong to the American people. At least that's what I learned from history books and from covering every president starting with John F. Kennedy. Helen Thomas
[ American Belong Books Covering Every History House John Kennedy Learned Least President Starting Used White]
It's not like I just have to go to Washington and go to the White House everyday, and go to the same press conference at 10 in the morning and then be briefed at 4 in the afternoon, and then get a story on at 6. Tabitha Soren
[ Afternoon Briefed Conference Everyday Get Go House Just Morning Press Same Story Then Washington White]
It takes a great deal of history to produce a little literature. Henry James
[ Deal Great History Literature Little Produce Takes]
For a long time in American history, people didn't even come up before the Senate. They didn't come before the Judiciary Committee, and up until about 1923, something like that. Fred Thompson
[ American Before Come Committee Even History Judiciary Long Senate Something Time Until Up]
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]
It's the story of an American who wants to become a dictator and goes to Europe with a sidekick to interview various Fascists to find out how the Nazis and Mussolini got into power. Lawrence Ferlinghetti
[ American Become Dictator Europe Fascists Find Goes Got How Interview Into Mussolini Out Power Sidekick Story Various Wants]
Love is the whole history of a woman's life, it is but an episode in a man's. Madame de Stael
[ Episode History Life Love Man Whole Woman]
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]
If I don't tell it all now, the story in the history books will always be imperfect and that would be wrong. Christine Keeler
[ Always Books History Imperfect Now Story Tell Will Would Wrong]
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]
Black people don't have an accurate idea of their history, which has been either suppressed or distorted. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
[ Accurate Been Black Distorted Either History Idea Suppressed Their Which]
It's up to history to judge. Pol Pot
[ History Judge Up]
No story is the same to us after a lapse of time; or rather we who read it are no longer the same interpreters. George Eliot
[ After Interpreters Lapse Longer Rather Read Same Story Time Us]
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]
No man is truly great who is great only in his lifetime. The test of greatness is the page of history. William Hazlitt
[ Great Greatness His History Lifetime Man Only Page Test Truly]
There was a strange atmosphere on the set because we were filming in this large house, which was used for troubled children. You'd go in and find walls had been burnt down. The building was charged with this history and it stayed with us throughout the filming. Beatrice Dalle
[ Atmosphere Because Been Building Burnt Charged Children Down Filming Find Go Had History House Large Set Stayed Strange Throughout Troubled Us Used Walls Were Which]
This war is not necessary. We are truly sleepwalking through history. Robert Byrd
[ History Necessary Through Truly War]
I dont like any of them, because they don't read the books. In Kiss Me Deadly my story is better than his story. Anthony Quinn played in The Lond Wait and he didn't read the book either. Mickey Spillane
[ Anthony Any Because Better Book Books Deadly Dont Either His Kiss Played Quinn Read Story Than Them Wait]
There are times in history where a particular doctrine becomes a symbol of a greater problem. Pat Robertson
[ Becomes Doctrine Greater History Particular Problem Symbol Times Where]
The monuments of the nations are all protests against nothingness after death; so are statues and inscriptions; so is history. Lew Wallace
[ After Against Death History Inscriptions Monuments Nations Nothingness Protests Statues]
It is as if Clinton had called one of the most respected character witnesses in all of U.S. history to testify that the primal urge has a most distinguished presidential pedigree. Joseph J. Ellis
[ Called Character Clinton Distinguished Had History Most Pedigree Presidential Primal Respected Testify Urge Witnesses]
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]
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]
And remember, where you have a concentration of power in a few hands, all too frequently men with the mentality of gangsters get control. History has proven that. Lord Acton
[ Concentration Control Few Frequently Gangsters Get Hands History Men Mentality Power Proven Remember Too Where]
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]
Just think, if I had understood my lawyer and if he and I had communicated properly in January 1958, this whole history would have been entirely different . Gordon Gould
[ Been Communicated Different Entirely Had History January Just Lawyer Properly Think Understood Whole Would]
Neither the life of an individual nor the history of a society can be understood without understanding both. C. Wright Mills Society
[ Both History Individual Life Neither Nor Society Understanding Understood Without]
We are at a major epoch in human history, which is that we don't need sex to recreate the race. You can have babies without sex. This is the first time in human history that has been true, and it means, for example, we could do some extraordinary things. David Cronenberg
[ Babies Been Could Epoch Example Extraordinary First History Human Major Means Need Race Recreate Sex Some Things Time True Which Without]
Whatever glory belongs to the race for a development unprecedented in history for the given length of time, a full share belongs to the womanhood of the race. Mary McLeod Bethune
[ Belongs Development Full Given Glory History Length Race Share Time Unprecedented Whatever Womanhood]
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]
No matter how vital experience might be while you lived it, no sooner was it ended and dead than it became as lifeless as the piles of dry dust in a school history book. Ellen Glasgow
[ Became Book Dead Dry Dust Ended Experience History How Lifeless Lived Matter Might Piles School Sooner Than Vital While]
I think the same way about theatre, you go out there and you are creating a world for a moment that can actually have a real impact on people, present some kind of story that gives you something to think about when you walk away, feeling enriched - if it works out well. Jeffrey Jones
[ Actually Away Creating Enriched Feeling Gives Go Impact Kind Moment Out Present Real Same Some Something Story Theatre Think Walk Way Well Works 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]
I like the storytelling and reading the letters, the long-distance dedications. Casey Kasem
[ Letters Long-Distance Reading Storytelling]
We've built the largest empire in the history of the world. It's been done over the last 50 years since World War II with very little military might, actually. It's only in rare instances like Iraq where the military comes in as a last resort. John Perkins
[ Actually Been Built Comes Done Empire History Ii Instances Iraq Largest Last Little Might Military Only Over Rare Resort Since Very War Where World Years]
It's all about creating a back story for the character and developing emotional responses that are true to life in relation to the character. It isn't necessary to live a tragic life to create from that place. Corin Nemec
[ Back Character Create Creating Developing Emotional Life Live Necessary Place Relation Responses Story Tragic True]
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]
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]
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]
The Veteran's History Project, a nationwide volunteer effort to collect oral histories from America's war veterans, provides an avenue to do just that. Now in its fifth year, the Project has collected more than 40,000 individual stories. Spencer Bachus
[ America Avenue Collect Collected Effort Fifth Histories History Individual Just More Nationwide Now Oral Project Provides Stories Than Veteran Veterans Volunteer War Year]
Writing a story or a novel is one way of discovering sequence in experience, of stumbling upon cause and effect in the happenings of a writer's own life. Eudora Welty
[ Cause Discovering Effect Experience Happenings Life Novel Own Sequence Story Stumbling Upon Way Writer Writing]
No one has really heard my side of the story, the adventure we had together, the transformation that I had going from a schoolgirl to a woman overnight. Priscilla Presley
[ Adventure Going Had Heard Overnight Really Schoolgirl Side Story Together Transformation Woman]
Japan has opened a new chapter in its history. Shigeru Yoshida
[ Chapter History Japan New Opened]
You have to look at the history of the Middle East in particular. It has been one of failure and frustration, of feudalism and tribalism. Alexander Haig
[ Been East Failure Feudalism Frustration History Look Middle Particular]
You're going to relegate my history to a month. Morgan Freeman
[ Going History Month]
I believe that history has shape, order, and meaning; that exceptional men, as much as economic forces, produce change; and that passe abstractions like beauty, nobility, and greatness have a shifting but continuing validity. Camille Paglia
[ Abstractions Beauty Believe Change Continuing Economic Exceptional Forces Greatness History Meaning Men Much Nobility Order Passe Produce Shape Shifting Validity]
You can take a handful of dollars, a good story, and people with passion and make a movie that will stand up against any $70 million movie. Jason Patric
[ Against Any Dollars Good Handful Make Million Movie Passion Stand Story Take Up Will]
Robots have a rich and storied history in movies. John Podhoretz
[ History Movies Rich Robots]
It's a complete lie, why do people buy these papers? It's not the truth I'm here to say. You know, don't judge a person, do not pass judgement, unless you have talked to them one on one. I don't care what the story is, do not judge them because it is a lie. Michael Jackson
[ Because Buy Care Complete Here Judge Judgement Know Lie Papers Pass Person Say Story Talked Them These Truth Unless Why]
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]
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed. Charles Darwin
[ Animal Collaborate Effectively History Humankind Improvise Kind Learned Long Most Prevailed Those Too]
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]
The history of the world is the record of the weakness, frailty and death of public opinion. Samuel Butler
[ Death Frailty History Opinion Public Record Weakness World]
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past. Thomas Jefferson History
[ Better Dreams Future History Past Than]
To have one's own story told by a third party who doesn't know that the character in question is himself the hero of the story being told, that's a technical refinement. Raymond Queneau
[ Being Character Hero Himself Know Own Party Question Refinement Story Technical Third Told]
Seventy years ago this November, Vladimir Lenin created the modern totalitarian state, transforming simpler forms of tyranny into history's most sophisticated apparatus of rule by terror. Michael Johns
[ Ago Apparatus Created Forms History Into Lenin Modern Most November Rule Seventy Simpler Sophisticated State Terror Totalitarian Transforming Tyranny Years]
We wanted to write the first prequels as a story that anyone could pick up. Kevin J. Anderson
[ Anyone Could First Pick Story Up Wanted Write]
Matthew being a constant attendant on our Lord, his history is an account of what he saw and heard; and, being influenced by the Holy Spirit, his history is entitled to the utmost degree of credibility. Adam Clarke
[ Account Attendant Being Constant Credibility Degree Entitled Heard His History Holy Influenced Lord Matthew Our Saw Spirit Utmost]
For the earliest period of the history of Israel, all that precedes the building of the temple, not a trace can be found of any sanctuary of exclusive legitimacy. Julius Wellhausen
[ Any Building Earliest Exclusive Found History Israel Legitimacy Period Precedes Sanctuary Temple Trace]
I'm terrible at story and structure, but I'm not so bad at writing dialogue. Steve Buscemi
[ Bad Dialogue Story Structure Terrible Writing]
History could pass for a scarlet text, its jot and title graven red in human blood. Eldridge Cleaver
[ Blood Could History Human Jot Pass Red Scarlet Text Title]
As Members of Congress and people of conscience, we must work to overcome the indifference and distortions of history, and ensure that future generations know what happened. Jerry Costello
[ Congress Conscience Distortions Ensure Future Generations Happened History Indifference Know Members Must Overcome Work]
I must admit, maybe I am a piece of history after all. Alan Shepard
[ Admit After Am History Maybe Must Piece]
The nature of journalism has been the enemy of idealism and the source of cynicism among American reporters and editors throughout our history. Richard Harwood
[ American Among Been Cynicism Editors Enemy History Idealism Journalism Nature Our Reporters Source Throughout]
I wanted to be a part of the Disney history. Tia Carrere
[ Disney History Part Wanted]
There is an odd sense of responsibility attached to appearing in a drama about a real piece of history. A work of fiction is fun. James D'arcy
[ Appearing Attached Drama Fiction Fun History Odd Piece Real Responsibility Sense Work]
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]
But what I hope for from a book - either one that I write or one that I read - is transparency. I want the story to shine through. I don't want to think of the writer. Anne Tyler
[ Book Either Hope Read Shine Story Think Through Transparency Want Write Writer]
The cosmical importance of this conclusion is profound and the possibilities it opens for the future very remarkable, greater in fact than any suggested before by science in the whole history of the human race. Francis William Aston
[ Any Before Conclusion Fact Future Greater History Human Importance Opens Possibilities Profound Race Remarkable Science Suggested Than Very Whole]
There were not fifteen people in the story department and twenty-five producers and stuff. And Roger had produced 1,000 movies and directed a couple of hundred, and their comments were always very, very specific. John Sayles
[ Always Comments Couple Department Directed Fifteen Had Hundred Movies Produced Producers Roger Specific Story Stuff Their Twenty-Five Very Were]
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]
I like dreams of the future better than the history of the past. Patrick Henry
[ Better Dreams Future History Past Than]
A political theory seeks to find from history the limits of the politically possible. Francis Parker Yockey
[ Find History Limits Political Politically Possible Seeks Theory]
These are matters of external history. They are indeed prominent objects, often changing and giving a new direction to the current; but they tell us not why it flows onward and will ever flow. Jones Very
[ Changing Current Direction Ever External Flow Flows Giving History Indeed Matters New Objects Often Onward Prominent Tell These Us Why Will]
Well, the whole story is in the book, but the short answer is that I was the first information architect in an organization that was traditionally design-oriented, and I felt I needed a tool to help me gain the trust and support of my colleagues. Jesse James Garrett
[ Answer Architect Book Colleagues Felt First Gain Help Information Needed Organization Short Story Support Tool Traditionally Trust Well Whole]
I was fortunate that I was at newspapers for eight years, where I wrote at least five or six stories every week. You get used to interviewing lots of different people about a lot of different things. And they aren't things you know about until you do the story. Chuck Klosterman
[ Different Eight Every Five Fortunate Get Interviewing Know Least Lot Lots Newspapers Six Stories Story Things Until Used Week Where Wrote Years]
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]
We found nothing grand in the history of the Jews nor in the morals inculcated in the Pentateuch. I know of no other books that so fully teach the subjection and degradation of woman. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
[ Books Degradation Found Fully Grand History Inculcated Jews Know Morals Nor Nothing Other Subjection Teach Woman]
Jerry picked up the technique of visualizing the story as a movie scenario; and whenever he gave me a script, I would see it as a screenplay. That was the technique that Jerry used, and I just picked it up. Joe Shuster
[ Gave Jerry Just Movie Picked Scenario Screenplay Script See Story Technique Up Used Visualizing Whenever Would]
I think it's important that we all try to give something to this medium, instead of just thinking about what is the most efficient way of telling a story or making an audience stay in a cinema. Lars von Trier
[ Audience Cinema Efficient Give Important Instead Just Making Medium Most Something Stay Story Telling Think Thinking Try Way]
Presidents quickly realize that while a single act might destroy the world they live in, no one single decision can make life suddenly better or can turn history around for the good. Lyndon B. Johnson
[ Act Around Better Decision Destroy Good History Life Live Make Might Presidents Quickly Realize Single Suddenly Turn While World]
Yeah, I read history. But it doesn't make you nice. Hitler read history, too. Joan Rivers
[ History Hitler Make Nice Read Too Yeah]
You get trapped by stories. Though I've got this reputation for being out of control, it's not true, it just happens to be a more interesting story than the truth. Terry Gilliam
[ Being Control Get Got Happens Interesting Just More Out Reputation Stories Story Than Though Trapped True Truth]
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]
The fact of storytelling hints at a fundamental human unease, hints at human imperfection. Where there is perfection there is no story to tell. Ben Okri
[ Fact Fundamental Hints Human Imperfection Perfection Story Storytelling Tell Unease Where]
It states, History should be regarded as a means for understanding the past and solving the challenges of the future. It also suggests that this celebration of the end of slavery is an important and enriching part of the history and heritage of the United States. Mark Foley
[ Also Celebration Challenges End Enriching Future Heritage History Important Means Part Past Regarded Should Slavery Solving States Suggests Understanding United]
Well, The Day the Earth Caught Fire was a story... I don't if anybody knows what it is but it was about... in the early days of testing nuclear bombs, that Russia and America happened to test a nuclear bomb at the same moment at different ends of the earth. Val Guest
[ America Anybody Bomb Bombs Caught Day Days Different Early Earth Ends Fire Happened Knows Moment Nuclear Russia Same Story Test Testing Well]
History shows us that other highly developed forms of civilization have collapsed. Who knows whether the same fate does not await our own? Christian Lous Lange
[ Await Civilization Collapsed Developed Does Fate Forms Highly History Knows Other Our Own Same Shows Us Whether]
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]
A director shouldn't get in the way of the movie, the story should. Frank Darabont
[ Director Get Movie Should Story Way]
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]
The broadest pattern of history - namely, the differences between human societies on different continents - seems to me to be attributable to differences among continental environments, and not to biological differences among peoples themselves. Jared Diamond
[ Among Attributable Between Biological Broadest Continental Continents Differences Different Environments History Human Namely Pattern Peoples Seems Societies Themselves]
I have no restrictions, no limits, no musical history to live with. Bill Wyman
[ History Limits Live Musical Restrictions]
There aren't just bad people that commit genocide; we are all capable of it. It's our evolutionary history. James Lovelock
[ Bad Capable Commit Evolutionary Genocide History Just Our]
But perhaps the rest of us could have separate classes in science appreciation, the wonder of science, scientific ways of thinking, and the history of scientific ideas, rather than laboratory experience. Richard Dawkins
[ Appreciation Classes Could Experience History Ideas Laboratory Perhaps Rather Rest Science Scientific Separate Than Thinking Us Ways Wonder]
Nixon is one of the few in the history of this country to run for high office talking out of both sides of his mouth at the same time and lying out of both sides. Harry S. Truman
[ Both Country Few High His History Lying Mouth Nixon Office Out Run Same Sides Talking Time]
I had the story, bit by bit, from various people, and, as generally happens in such cases, each time it was a different story. Edith Wharton
[ Bit Cases Different Each Generally Had Happens Story Such Time Various]
History passes the final judgment. Sidney Poitier
[ Final History Judgment Passes]
No matter what we call it, poison is still poison, death is still death, and industrial civilization is still causing the greatest mass extinction in the history of the planet. Derrick Jensen
[ Call Causing Civilization Death Extinction Greatest History Industrial Mass Matter Planet Poison Still]
I look at the film as an opportunity to see some bountifully creative minds do something that I could not do - tell the story with images. I can't wait to see what they do. Laura Hillenbrand
[ Could Creative Film Images Look Minds Opportunity See Some Something Story Tell Wait]
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]
I do think the story in Halloween 5 is a bit stupid, and there's a lot more blood. They're obviously going to take the Halloween series in a different direction. Donald Pleasence
[ Bit Blood Different Direction Going Halloween Lot More Obviously Series Story Stupid Take Think]
I had never been out covering a story, but boy, was that fun. Ed Bradley
[ Been Boy Covering Fun Had Never Out Story]
We try to be driven by what's a good story, what's truthful, and the drama of what happens next. Laura Innes
[ Drama Driven Good Happens Next Story Truthful Try]
Our Founding Fathers crafted a constitutional Republic for the first time in the history of the world because they were shaping a form of government that would not have the failures of a democracy in it, but had the representation of democracy in it. Steve King
[ Because Constitutional Crafted Democracy Failures Fathers First Form Founding Government Had History Our Representation Republic Shaping Time Were World Would]
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]
The only difference is that religion is much better organised and has been around much longer, but it's the same story with different characters and different costumes. James Randi
[ Around Been Better Characters Costumes Difference Different Longer Much Only Organised Religion Same Story]
Mexico and the U.S. are bound not only because of the common border, but by a shared culture and history. Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador
[ Because Border Bound Common Culture History Mexico Only Shared]
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 was too lazy to start a whole new story, so I just stuck a princess into the story I was working on... and The Princess Diaries was born! Meg Cabot
[ Born Diaries Into Just Lazy New Princess Start Story Stuck Too Whole Working]
Gender consciousness has become involved in almost every intellectual field: history, literature, science, anthropology. There's been an extraordinary advance. Clifford Geertz
[ Advance Almost Anthropology Become Been Consciousness Every Extraordinary Field Gender History Intellectual Involved Literature Science]
From the beginning of our history the country has been afflicted with compromise. It is by compromise that human rights have been abandoned. Charles Sumner
[ Abandoned Afflicted Been Beginning Compromise Country History Human Our Rights]
Photography must be integrated with the story. James Wong Howe
[ Integrated Must Photography Story]
I don't stare at a sheet of paper and try to think of a good word to use. I try to see where the story should go. Brad Paisley
[ Go Good Paper See Sheet Should Stare Story Think Try Use Where Word]
For at the same time many people seem eager to extend the circle of our moral consideration to animals, in our factory farms and laboratories we are inflicting more suffering on more animals than at any time in history. Michael Pollan
[ Animals Any Circle Consideration Eager Extend Factory Farms History Inflicting Laboratories Many Moral More Our Same Seem Suffering Than Time]
It was always tough, but today we are in the throes of something we have never seen in our history. It's clear in recent times the market is looking for a bottom. Sumner Redstone
[ Always Bottom Clear History Looking Market Never Our Recent Seen Something Times Today Tough]
The greatest honor history can bestow is that of peacemaker. Richard M. Nixon
[ Bestow Greatest History Honor Peacemaker]
Part of the work is determining through what instrument you are playing. Actors are physical, olympian storytellers and we should be able to create entire landscapes with nothing. Ajay Naidu
[ Able Actors Create Determining Entire Instrument Landscapes Nothing Olympian Part Physical Playing Should Storytellers Through Work]
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]
News is important information that may influence your investments. Noise is talk or buzz or some headline that prevents you from seeing a story clearly. News is useful. Noise is a distraction. Calling what's noise and news after the fact is easy. Maria Bartiromo
[ After Buzz Calling Clearly Distraction Easy Fact Headline Important Influence Information Investments May News Noise Prevents Seeing Some Story Talk Useful Your]
Any story that Billy Wilder told, you can tell in a Western. Lawrence Kasdan
[ Any Billy Story Tell Told Western Wilder]
Sometimes I get the start of a story from a memory, an anecdote, but that gets lost and is usually unrecognizable in the final story. Alice Munro
[ Anecdote Final Get Gets Lost Memory Sometimes Start Story Usually]
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've been asked to write an autobiography, and I've started it a couple of times, on different angles, and maybe one day I will, but you know what? There's time for that because I'd like to have the whole story. John Saxon
[ Angles Asked Autobiography Because Been Couple Day Different Know Maybe Started Story Time Times Whole Will Write]
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]
We decry violence all the time in this country, but look at our history. We were born in a violent revolution, and we've been in wars ever since. We're not a pacific people. James Lee Burke
[ Been Born Country Decry Ever History Look Our Pacific Revolution Since Time Violence Violent Wars Were]
Right around the end of the fifties, college students and young people in general, began to realize that this music was almost like a history of our country - this music contained the real history of the people of this country. Jackson Browne
[ Almost Around Began College Contained Country End Fifties General History Music Our Real Realize Right Students Young]
I wish I could have 25,000 years of my personal family history documented in a very powerful computer or a CD-ROM that I could just pop in and my computer would never crash. Brendan Fraser
[ Cd-Rom Computer Could Crash Documented Family History Just Never Personal Pop Powerful Very Wish Would Years]
I don't have a plan for a story when I sit down to write. I would get quite bored carrying it out. Michael Ondaatje
[ Bored Carrying Down Get Out Plan Quite Sit Story Would Write]
I subscribe to William Faulkner's' view that history is not just about what we were before but who we are now. Ken Burns
[ Before Faulkner History Just Now Subscribe View Were William]
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]
And so many of the kinds of labels you get stuck with don't really tell the story; Progressive, Art Rock, Noise Music, Downtown - it ends up being a struggle to stay out of debates that other people are having around you. Fred Frith
[ Around Art Being Debates Downtown Ends Get Having Kinds Labels Many Music Noise Other Out Progressive Really Rock Stay Story Struggle Stuck Tell Up]
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]
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 believe that the short story is as different a form from the novel as poetry is, and the best stories seem to me to be perhaps closer in spirit to poetry than to novels. Tobias Wolff
[ Believe Best Closer Different Form Novel Novels Perhaps Poetry Seem Short Spirit Stories Story Than]
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]
Introductions, that is, belong to the masterpieces and classics of the world, to the great and ancient and accepted things; and I am here introducing a short, small story of my own which appeared in The Evening News about ten months ago. Arthur Machen
[ Accepted Ago Am Ancient Appeared Belong Classics Evening Great Here Introducing Masterpieces Months News Own Short Small Story Ten Things Which World]
So that the record of history is absolutely crystal clear. That there is no alternative way, so far discovered, of improving the lot of the ordinary people that can hold a candle to the productive activities that are unleashed by a free enterprise system. Milton Friedman Government
[ Absolutely Activities Alternative Candle Clear Crystal Discovered Enterprise Far Free History Hold Improving Lot Ordinary Productive Record System Unleashed Way]
France, for example, loves at the same time history and the drama, because the one explores the vast destinies of humanity, and the other the individual lot of man. Alfred de Vigny
[ Because Destinies Drama Example Explores France History Humanity Individual Lot Loves Man Other Same Time Vast]
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]
The history of mankind is confined within a limited period, and from every quarter brings an intimation that human affairs have had a beginning. Adam Ferguson
[ Affairs Beginning Brings Confined Every Had History Human Limited Mankind Period Quarter Within]
The teacher of history's work should be, ideally, not simply a description of past cultures, but a performance of the culture in which we live and are increasingly taking our being. William Irwin Thompson
[ Being Culture Cultures Description History Ideally Increasingly Live Our Past Performance Should Simply Taking Teacher Which Work]
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]
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]
It's too bad for us 'literary' enthusiasts, but it's the truth nevertheless - pictures tell any story more effectively than words. William Moulton Marston
[ Any Bad Effectively Enthusiasts Literary More Nevertheless Pictures Story Tell Than Too Truth Us Words]
The story is more important to me than the part. Catherine Deneuve
[ Important More Part Story Than]
That's history. I say history because it happened in the past. Murray Walker
[ Because Happened History Past Say]
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]
I think there are some songwriters who are just brilliant who can write and then I think there are some songwriters who can like me I have a problem writing chorus lyrics but I can write a song in a story like that. Charles King
[ Brilliant Chorus Just Lyrics Problem Some Song Songwriters Story Then Think Write Writing]
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]
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]
The history of the world is none other than the progress of the consciousness of freedom. Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
[ Consciousness Freedom History None Other Progress Than World]
Throughout the lead-up to the war, CNN worked hard to air all sides of the story. We had a regular segment called Voices of Dissent in which we spent time covering antiwar protests and interviewing those who were opposed to the war with Iraq. Jim Walton
[ Air Antiwar Called Cnn Covering Dissent Had Hard Interviewing Iraq Opposed Protests Regular Segment Sides Spent Story Those Throughout Time Voices War Were Which Worked]
Being convinced one knows the whole story is the surest way to fail. Phil Crosby
[ Being Convinced Fail Knows Story Surest Way Whole]
But to make a long story short, I decided that I was going to run, and I announced that I was going to run for president in Florida, I would be the favorite son from Florida, and that would stop Johnson and Kennedy from dividing up the state. George Smathers
[ Announced Decided Dividing Favorite Florida Going Johnson Kennedy Long Make President Run Short Son State Stop Story Up Would]
The Internet is the most important single development in the history of human communication since the invention of call waiting. Dave Barry Technology
[ Call Communication Development History Human Important Internet Invention Most Since Single Waiting]
Conservative talk radio works because there are lots of conservatives who are convinced that they are not getting the whole story from the regular media. Paul Weyrich
[ Because Conservative Conservatives Convinced Getting Lots Media Radio Regular Story Talk Whole Works]
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]
What we're doing with Band of Brothers is trying to put it into human terms, so it is not just a flickering, black and white myth on a screen, it is a resonant story. I want the audience to recognize themselves in these men. They're not just mythic heroes. Tom Hanks
[ Audience Band Black Brothers Doing Flickering Heroes Human Into Just Men Myth Mythic Put Recognize Resonant Screen Story Terms Themselves These Trying Want White]
Everything has to be pulling weight in a short story for it to be really of the first order. Tobias Wolff
[ Everything First Order Pulling Really Short Story Weight]
I was always a filmmaker before I was anything else. If I was always anything, I was a storyteller, and it never really made much of a difference to me what medium I worked in. Nicholas Meyer
[ Always Anything Before Difference Else Filmmaker Made Medium Much Never Really Storyteller Worked]
I don't mind UFO's and ghost stories, it's just that I tend to give value to the storyteller rather than to the story itself. Robert Stack
[ Ghost Give Itself Just Mind Rather Stories Story Storyteller Tend Than Ufo Value]
You know, we have a long history of covering different periods of this band's development with a live record... a sort of live thing that would be done for three or four records, and that was the intention with this particular package. Alex Lifeson
[ Band Covering Development Different Done Four History Intention Know Live Long Package Particular Periods Record Records Sort Thing Three Would]
Good history is a question of survival. Without any past, we will deprive ourselves of the defining impression of our being. Ken Burns
[ Any Being Defining Deprive Good History Impression Our Ourselves Past Question Survival Will Without]
Music history has flowed under the bridges for many years. Gavin Bryars
[ Bridges Flowed History Many Music Under Years]
My early education was in the public school system of Omaha, where, retrospectively, I realize that my high school training served me in good stead for the basic subjects of mathematics, English, foreign languages and history. Lawrence R. Klein
[ Basic Early Education English Foreign Good High History Languages Mathematics Omaha Public Realize School Served Stead Subjects System Training Where]
What writer wants to make compromises with story? Story is the only reason you're in it. David Simon
[ Compromises Make Only Reason Story Wants Writer]
I didn't act like I was there. I just got into the story. Jimmy Fallon
[ Act Got Into Just Story]
Instinct taught me 20 years ago to pace a song or a concert performance. That translates into pacing a story, pleasing a reading audience. Jimmy Buffett
[ Ago Audience Concert Instinct Into Pace Pacing Performance Pleasing Reading Song Story Taught Translates Years]
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]
I hated the lost colony; in second grade, we were doing American History, and they said, We don't know what happened to them. That drove me nuts. That lost colony drove me crazy. Sarah Vowell
[ American Colony Crazy Doing Drove Grade Happened Hated History Know Lost Nuts Said Second Them Were]
Fascism is a religion. The twentieth century will be known in history as the century of Fascism. Benito Mussolini
[ Century Fascism History Known Religion Twentieth Will]
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]
When we did the pilot, I sort of pictured this guy pirating a signal and then this story unfolding of him building this satellite and these robots and watching these bad movies. Joel Hodgson
[ Bad Building Did Guy Him Movies Pictured Pilot Pirating Robots Satellite Signal Sort Story Then These Unfolding Watching]
I'm a hopeless mother; a hopeless wife; I have to try harder. I'm just a pathetic case history, really. Siobhan Fahey
[ Case Harder History Hopeless Just Mother Pathetic Really Try Wife]
Videos are more like photography. It's not as much about trying to tell a story as it is creating images. Tatyana Ali
[ Creating Images More Much Photography Story Tell Trying Videos]
I don't have a strong interest in history. Larry Niven
[ History Interest Strong]
We are all tourists in history, and irony is what we win in wars. Anatole Broyard War
[ History Irony Tourists Wars Win]
The heart of Dragon's Lair has always been its compelling story. With Dragon's Lair 3D, we think the team has really created an interactive animated movie. Don Bluth
[ Always Animated Been Compelling Created Dragon Heart Interactive Lair Movie Really Story Team Think]
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 2000 election exposed some ugly history in our country. Donna Brazile
[ Country Election Exposed History Our Some Ugly]
It was great as an actor to be given the story line I was given but I didn't expect Craig to stay so it was a lovely twist when I found out they'd decided to keep him. Richard Fleeshman
[ Actor Craig Decided Expect Found Given Great Him Keep Line Lovely Out Stay Story Twist]
But, number one, I think traditional noir doesn't work in contemporary storytelling because we don't live in that world anymore. Brian De Palma
[ Anymore Because Contemporary Live Noir Number Storytelling Think Traditional Work World]
The story behind every song is individual to itself. Kelly Jones
[ Behind Every Individual Itself Song Story]
Study history, study history. In history lies all the secrets of statecraft. Winston Churchill
[ History Lies Secrets Statecraft Study]
A good short-story writer has an instinct for sketching in just enough background to ground the specific story. Lynn Abbey
[ Background Enough Good Ground Instinct Just Short-Story Sketching Specific Story Writer]
If you say that the history of the Church is a long succession of scandals, you are telling the truth, though if that is all you say, you are distorting the truth. Gerald Vann
[ Church Distorting History Long Say Scandals Succession Telling Though Truth]
A story should have a beginning, a middle, and an end... but not necessarily in that order. Jean-Luc Godard Movies
[ Beginning End Middle Necessarily Order Should Story]
Maybe I will write a memoir, perhaps I'll do some essays, or maybe I will write a mystery story. David Herbert Donald
[ Essays Maybe Memoir Mystery Perhaps Some Story Will Write]
Get off your ass and get down here to fix the goddamn biggest disaster in the nation's history. Ray Nagin
[ Ass Biggest Disaster Down Fix Get Goddamn Here History Nation Off Your]
I think that every so-called history book and film biography should be prefaced by the statement that what follows is the author's rendition of events and circumstances. Barbara Kruger
[ Author Biography Book Circumstances Events Every Film Follows History Rendition Should So-Called Statement Think]
That great dust-heap called 'history'. Augustine Birrell History
[ Called Great History]
That was the first time ever in history that anybody got Special Guest Star. I started that whole nonsense. Jonathan Harris
[ Anybody Ever First Got Guest History Nonsense Special Star Started Time Whole]
He brought imagination to the story of the Creation. Harvey Keitel
[ Brought Creation Imagination Story]
Throughout history there have been many other examples, similar to that of Haeckel, Huxley and the cell, where a key piece of a particular scientific puzzle was beyond the understanding of the age. Michael Behe
[ Age Been Beyond Cell Examples History Huxley Key Many Other Particular Piece Puzzle Scientific Similar Throughout Understanding Where]
Then I realized my early work did have something special that audiences adored apart from what I humbly thought about them. They occupy a distinguished niche in Italian film history and probably always will. Dario Argento
[ Adored Always Apart Audiences Did Distinguished Early Film History Humbly Italian Niche Occupy Probably Realized Something Special Them Then Thought Will Work]
Because I found myself telling the story of his family to people without the visual aids that I was able to employ by filming them eventually. But I very much knew exactly what I was going to do. Terry Zwigoff
[ Able Aids Because Employ Eventually Exactly Family Filming Found Going His Knew Much Myself Story Telling Them Very Visual Without]
With each new book, the march of our national history takes a step forward. When one is present at a book launch, one is bearing witness to the birth of a new body of ideas, to the coming into being of another testimony of history. Ibrahim Babangida
[ Another Bearing Being Birth Body Book Coming Each Forward History Ideas Into Launch March National New Our Present Step Takes Testimony Witness]
Then a friend of Jim's suggested we make a theme song to explain the story, and this is where the Mads came from. Josh and I wrote it into the theme song. Joel Hodgson
[ Came Explain Friend Into Jim Josh Make Song Story Suggested Theme Then Where Wrote]
A Christmas Carol is such a fool-proof story you can't louse it up. Leonard Maltin
[ Carol Christmas Louse Story Such Up]
Well, I think they're all basically the same story. Every culture in the world has them. When you strip it down and analyze it, it's the young man or girl who goes through a trial or ordeal and hits a very low ebb but manages to get guidance from a Merlin type figure. Liam Neeson
[ Analyze Basically Culture Down Ebb Every Figure Get Girl Goes Guidance Hits Low Man Manages Merlin Ordeal Same Story Strip Them Think Through Trial Type Very Well World Young]
If there is a book that the script came from you have to read it, you have to see what you can get out of it: mood, back story and things that may not even be in the film. They kick off your imagination and broaden the character, I think. Miranda Otto
[ Back Book Broaden Came Character Even Film Get Imagination Kick May Mood Off Out Read Script See Story Things Think Your]
It sounded good. It was a story that Victor Conte told me to use. I was contacted by Dr. Goldman, and that's how the story came about. And that was my first time ever meeting, or speaking, to Dr. Goldman. Kelli White
[ Came Contacted Dr Ever First Good How Meeting Sounded Speaking Story Time Told Use Victor]
I put on such a good show, the story is outrageous, and people don't want to hear that I'm basically a reasonable human being. As long as it continues to get me print, I'll continue to perform in an exuberant manner. James Ellroy
[ Basically Being Continue Continues Exuberant Get Good Hear Human Long Manner Outrageous Perform Print Put Reasonable Show Story Such Want]
Because if we the storytellers don't do this, then the bad people will win. Christiane Amanpour
[ Bad Because Storytellers Then Will Win]
The script will point you in certain directions and I go the opposite if I can. I try do do one thing and tell a different story with my eyes. I believe what's more interesting is always what's not being said. Robert Carlyle
[ Always Being Believe Certain Different Directions Eyes Go Interesting More Opposite Point Said Script Story Tell Thing Try Will]
I study history in order to give an interpretation. Oliver Stone
[ Give History Interpretation Order Study]
Yes, there is a story about Agent Orange, and we knew that it harmed our troops and we knew how long it was to get the medical community to accept that, the military to accept it, the VA to accept it. Christopher Shays
[ Accept Agent Community Get Harmed How Knew Long Medical Military Orange Our Story Troops Va Yes]
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]
History does not merely touch on language, but takes place in it. Theodor Adorno
[ Does History Language Merely Place Takes Touch]
You're telling the story, creating the sets, doing the lighting, the designing, and establishing the pace. Bill Sienkiewicz
[ Creating Designing Doing Establishing Lighting Pace Sets Story Telling]
Everyone has their story. Everyone has issues. You have to face your fears. Lisa Bonet
[ Everyone Face Fears Issues Story Their Your]
The truth is that there is only one terminal dignity - love. And the story of a love is not important - what is important is that one is capable of love. It is perhaps the only glimpse we are permitted of eternity. Helen Hayes
[ Capable Dignity Eternity Glimpse Important Love Only Perhaps Permitted Story Terminal Truth]
Through his mastery of storytelling techniques, he has managed to separate his character, in the public mind, from his actions as president. He has, in short, mesmerized us with that steady gaze. James Nathan Miller
[ Actions Character Gaze His Managed Mastery Mesmerized Mind President Public Separate Short Steady Storytelling Techniques Through Us]
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]
Ideas shape the course of history. John Maynard Keynes Inspirational
[ Course History Ideas Shape]
The history of my life must begin by the earliest circumstance which my memory can evoke; it will therefore commence when I had attained the age of eight years and four months. Giacomo Casanova
[ Age Attained Begin Circumstance Commence Earliest Eight Evoke Four Had History Life Memory Months Must Therefore Which Will Years]
What happens when good people are put into an evil place? Do they triumph or does the situation dominate their past history and morality? Philip Zimbardo
[ Does Dominate Evil Good Happens History Into Morality Past Place Put Situation Their Triumph]
Do you seriously expect me to be the first Prince of Wales in history not to have a mistress? Prince Charles
[ Expect First History Mistress Prince Seriously Wales]
They can certainly expect to be very impressed with the technical aspects of the show, fooled and led up the garden path by the story and ultimately have a jolly good laugh! Louise Jameson
[ Aspects Certainly Expect Fooled Garden Good Impressed Jolly Laugh Led Path Show Story Technical Ultimately Up Very]
It's a huge challenge, a huge responsibility. Bond is a huge iconic figure in movie history. These opportunities don't come along very often so I thought, 'Why not?' Daniel Craig
[ Along Bond Challenge Come Figure History Huge Iconic Movie Often Opportunities Responsibility These Thought Very Why]
We made them drink poison last night and Saddam Hussein's soldiers and his great forces gave the Americans a lesson which will not be forgotten by history. Truly. Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf
[ Americans Drink Forces Forgotten Gave Great His History Hussein Last Lesson Made Night Poison Saddam Soldiers Them Truly Which Will]
The history of mankind is the instant between two strides taken by a traveler. Franz Kafka
[ Between History Instant Mankind Strides Taken Traveler Two]
We are fast approaching the stage of the ultimate inversion: the stage where the government is free to do anything it pleases, while the citizens may act only by permission; which is the stage of the darkest periods of human history, the stage of rule by brute force. Ayn Rand
[ Act Anything Approaching Brute Citizens Darkest Fast Force Free Government History Human Inversion May Only Periods Permission Pleases Rule Stage Ultimate Where Which While]
Visual surprise is natural in the Caribbean; it comes with the landscape, and faced with its beauty, the sigh of History dissolves. Derek Walcott
[ Beauty Caribbean Comes Dissolves Faced History Landscape Natural Sigh Surprise Visual]
I believe the adventure game genre will never die any more than any type of storytelling would ever die. Roberta Williams
[ Adventure Any Believe Die Ever Game Genre More Never Storytelling Than Type Will Would]
The story of my very first sale is the fact that I dreamed up a foolproof paper to cheat an insurance company out of several hundred thousand dollars. Theodore Sturgeon
[ Cheat Company Dollars Dreamed Fact First Foolproof Hundred Insurance Out Paper Sale Several Story Thousand Up Very]
The life of every man is a diary in which he means to write one story, and writes another; and his humblest hour is when he compares the volume as it is with what he vowed to make it. James M. Barrie
[ Another Compares Diary Every His Hour Humblest Life Make Man Means Story Volume Vowed Which Write Writes]
Let's be clear: the work of science has nothing whatever to do with consensus which is the business of politics. What is relevant is reproducible results. The greatest scientists in history are great precisely because they broke with the consensus. Timothy R. Minnich
[ Because Broke Business Clear Consensus Great Greatest History Nothing Politics Precisely Relevant Results Science Scientists Whatever Which Work]
My father was my main influence. He was a preacher, but he was also a history and political science teacher, and since he was my hero, I wanted to follow in his footsteps and become a teacher. David Soul
[ Also Become Father Follow Footsteps Hero His History Influence Main Political Preacher Science Since Teacher Wanted]
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]
It's great fun if you get a good piece of writing and you can pretend to be someone else, tell a story that needs to be told, make some kind of connection. I've always fancied myself as a leading man, but I really doubt whether anyone else sees me that way. Colin Hay
[ Always Anyone Connection Doubt Else Fancied Fun Get Good Great Kind Leading Make Man Myself Needs Piece Pretend Really Sees Some Someone Story Tell Told Way Whether Writing]
You that would judge me, do not judge alone this book or that, come to this hallowed place where my friends' portraits hang and look thereon; Ireland's history in their lineaments trace; think where man's glory most begins and ends and say my glory was I had such friends. William Butler Yeats
[ Alone Begins Book Come Ends Friends Glory Had Hallowed Hang History Ireland Judge Look Man Most Place Portraits Say Such Their Thereon Think Trace Where Would]
I'm always imagining some sort of story behind the song, even the ones I haven't written. I'm actively engaging in playacting. Cassandra Wilson
[ Actively Always Behind Engaging Even Haven Imagining Ones Some Song Sort Story Written]
Furthermore, the study of the present surroundings is insufficient: the history of the people, the influence of the regions through which it has passed on its migrations, and the people with whom it came into contact, must be considered. Franz Boas
[ Came Considered Contact Furthermore History Influence Insufficient Into Migrations Must Passed Present Regions Study Surroundings Through Which Whom]
Storylines are how characters create the plots involved in their stories. Chelsea Quinn Yarbro
[ Characters Create How Involved Plots Stories Storylines Their]
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]
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]
And it has some weight, I mean, the whole history of the gargoyles, that's some wonderful stuff. Keith David
[ Gargoyles History Mean Some Stuff Weight Whole Wonderful]
People who have been made to suffer by certain things cannot be reminded of them without a horror which paralyses every other pleasure, even that to be found in reading a story. Stendhal
[ Been Cannot Certain Even Every Found Horror Made Other Pleasure Reading Reminded Story Suffer Them Things Which Without]
It's absolutely of no importance who or what V was under the mask. He isn't a who or a what, he's an idea. The thing is, you couldn't continue it. Now and then the idea of a sequel has been raised, in vague forms, but I think it would be a bad idea. The story's finished. David Lloyd
[ Absolutely Bad Been Continue Finished Forms Idea Importance Mask Now Raised Sequel Story Then Thing Think Under Vague Would]
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]
It is normal for politicians in all countries to profess themselves the pupils of history, anxious to draw the right lessons from her teaching. Douglas Hurd
[ Anxious Countries Draw Her History Lessons Normal Politicians Profess Pupils Right Teaching Themselves]
Look, three love affairs in history, are Abelard and Eloise, Romeo and Juliet and the American media and this President at the moment. But this doesn't matter over time. Reality will impinge. If his programs work, he's fine. If it doesn't work, all of the adulation of journalists in the world won't matter. George Will
[ Adulation Affairs American Fine His History Journalists Juliet Look Love Matter Media Moment Over President Programs Reality Romeo Three Time Will Won Work World]
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]
Comic books were just the means for me to tell the story. Michael Chabon
[ Books Comic Just Means Story Tell Were]
I like to watch many things, especially strange films and something recent, not just the story. Dario Argento
[ Especially Films Just Many Recent Something Story Strange Things Watch]
Crim has baggage: expectation, history, responsibility. Pat Mastelotto
[ Baggage Expectation History Responsibility]
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]
I write a story as if it were a letter to someone and essentially, that's what you do. Theodore Sturgeon
[ Essentially Letter Someone Story Were Write]
I think we've broken story after story that the rest of the media refused to break even when they had the story because they were scared of the story, or they just didn't think it was appropriate. David Talbot
[ After Appropriate Because Break Broken Even Had Just Media Refused Rest Scared Story Think Were]
Read no history: nothing but biography, for that is life without theory. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Biography History Life Nothing Read Theory Without]
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]
I can't change history, I don't want to change history. I can only change the future. I'm working on that. Boris Becker
[ Change Future History Only Want Working]
I found out a long time ago that if I didn't have a good story for a song, I could just make one up! Now it seems over half the stories in my show are made up. The funny thing is, those seem to be the ones that resonate the most with the audiences. Ronny Cox
[ Ago Audiences Could Found Funny Good Half Just Long Made Make Most Now Ones Out Over Resonate Seem Seems Show Song Stories Story Thing Those Time Up]
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]
The story of Ulysses and Agamemnon and Menelaus, of Jesus, of the Good Knight of Chaucer, lives in every one of us. James Lee Burke
[ Chaucer Every Good Jesus Knight Lives Story Ulysses Us]
Writing is truly a creative art - putting word to a blank piece of paper and ending up with a full-fledged story rife with character and plot. William Shatner
[ Art Blank Character Creative Ending Paper Piece Plot Putting Rife Story Truly Up Word 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]
You have to be there not for the fame and glory and recognition and being a page in a history book, but you have to be there because you believe your talent and ability can be applied effectively to operation of the spacecraft. Alan Shepard
[ Ability Applied Because Being Believe Book Effectively Fame Glory History Operation Page Recognition Spacecraft Talent Your]
I learned more from my mother than from all the art historians and curators who have informed me about technical aspects of art history and art appreciation over the years. David Rockefeller
[ Appreciation Art Aspects Historians History Informed Learned More Mother Over Technical Than Years]
I prefer winter and fall, when you feel the bone structure of the landscape. Something waits beneath it; the whole story doesn't show. Andrew Wyeth
[ Beneath Bone Fall Feel Landscape Prefer Show Something Story Structure Waits Whole Winter]
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]