Quotations that match 'stun'.

Stung by the splendour of a sudden thought. Robert Browning
[ Splendour Stung Sudden Thought]
Awards sell tickets, and they're a clever publicity stunt. Tony Randall
[ Awards Clever Publicity Sell Stunt Tickets]
I'm not going to make any excuses. I just went out and stunk it up tonight. David Wells
[ Any Excuses Going Just Make Out Stunk Tonight Up Went]
Doing stunt work is risky, but it's something I enjoy. Verne Troyer
[ Doing Enjoy Risky Something Stunt Work]
And at five o'clock in the morning we left to drive to Old Tucson, and I sat with my mouth open in the van. I was stunned by the beauty of that country. Erika Slezak
[ Beauty Clock Country Drive Five Left Morning Mouth Old Open Sat Stunned Van]
I go to temple a lot less than I would like because when I do, people still look at me as if they think it's a publicity stunt. Sammy Davis, Jr.
[ Because Go Less Look Lot Publicity Still Stunt Temple Than Think Would]
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]
Big Brother sounded like a silly stunt and that's what it is. Nigel Kneale
[ Big Brother Silly Sounded Stunt]
Hey, Ryan, if Sting retires, will he change his name to Stung? Colin Mochrie
[ Change Hey His Name Retires Ryan Sting Stung Will]
The guys on the stunt team are really fantastic. It's really funny, because for all the aggression they have to display on screen, they're actually really happy, good- natured people. Miranda Otto
[ Actually Aggression Because Display Fantastic Funny Guys Happy Really Screen Stunt Team]
A lot of people ask me when I do a stunt, 'Jackie, are you scared?' Of course I'm scared. I'm not Superman. Jackie Chan
[ Ask Course Jackie Lot Scared Stunt Superman]
We were doing the dance routine and I dislocated my knee. I've been doing stunts for a long time and it's kind of weird that I'd dislocate my knee just dancing. Verne Troyer
[ Been Dance Dancing Dislocated Doing Just Kind Knee Long Routine Stunts Time Weird Were]
I've done approximately 15 films, and most of the things I've done have either been stunt or costume work. Verne Troyer
[ Approximately Been Costume Done Either Films Most Stunt Things Work]
I love physical kinds of comedy and getting down and dirty and doing stunts. When I was growing up, I was always getting into fights with guys and usually punching out boys my age because I was a lot bigger and tougher. So I'm naturally accustomed to putting myself into the headspace of a girl who can take care of herself. Cameron Diaz
[ Accustomed Age Always Because Bigger Boys Care Comedy Dirty Doing Down Fights Getting Girl Growing Guys Herself Into Kinds Lot Love Myself Naturally Out Physical Punching Putting Stunts Take Tougher Up Usually]
Well one of the times I did a stunt was in the devil's snare room and they lifted me up on a harness and a safety rope really, really high, and they just dropped me down into the devil's snare. Rupert Grint
[ Devil Did Down Dropped Harness High Into Just Lifted Really Room Rope Safety Snare Stunt Times Up Well]
It's a little bit like my inability to read a guide book before I go anywhere. I can read it after I've been there and by the same logic I refuse to accept any technical stunts from anybody. I refused to learn more than I knew and I confess I missed a great deal. Ben Shahn
[ Accept After Any Anybody Anywhere Been Before Bit Book Confess Deal Go Great Guide Inability Knew Learn Little Logic Missed More Read Refuse Refused Same Stunts Technical Than]
If I'm going to fly for more than twenty feet it's generally a good idea to get a stunt guy. Joe Flanigan
[ Feet Fly Generally Get Going Good Guy Idea More Stunt Than Twenty]
An actor would be foolish to do something that might hold up the picture, or more importantly incapacitate him. If an actor does do a stunt he needs to make sure a stunt man stands by to see that it's done correctly. Glenn Ford
[ Actor Correctly Does Done Foolish Him Hold Importantly Make Man Might More Needs Picture See Something Stands Stunt Sure Up Would]
I haven't done a lot of action movies, so it's kind of fun to get to do a lot of stunt work. Mark-Paul Gosselaar
[ Action Done Fun Get Haven Kind Lot Movies Stunt Work]
I have a picture of myself in my mind as I walk around every day, until I look in the mirror-and then I'm stunned. Patty Duke
[ Around Day Every Look Mind Myself Picture Stunned Then Until Walk]
The scenes in the show were filmed with a crew of really excellent stunt jumpers, but we had the feel of the parachutes, so we could be more realistic in the roles. Ken Curtis
[ Could Crew Excellent Feel Filmed Had More Parachutes Realistic Really Roles Scenes Show Stunt Were]
I did do my own stunts. Peter Falk
[ Did Own Stunts]
I try to do as many stunts as they'll let me do. I think it's important for an audience to feel that the actor's really doing it. Nicolas Cage
[ Actor Audience Doing Feel Important Many Really Stunts Think Try]
Every night we all felt grateful to be there, stunned at the amount of people that are there, and stunned at their reactions. They go crazy; they know every lyric from eight years of age to eighty. It's unbelievable. Randy Bachman
[ Age Amount Crazy Eight Eighty Every Felt Go Grateful Know Lyric Night Reactions Stunned Their Unbelievable Years]
The studio thought I was crazy to perform all of my own fencing stunts, but I loved it. Maureen O'Hara
[ Crazy Fencing Loved Own Perform Studio Stunts Thought]
Planet of the Apes was a gigantic challenge, making the clothes work so people could do stunts and action in the clothes. I really learned a lot about that in that movie. Colleen Atwood
[ Action Apes Challenge Clothes Could Gigantic Learned Lot Making Movie Planet Really Stunts Work]
I love doing the stunts. It's as simple as that. Gerard Butler
[ Doing Love Simple Stunts]
Most people are really stunned to find out that the technology has been around for more than 100 years, and that the diesel engine was in fact invented to run on vegetable oil. Daryl Hannah
[ Around Been Diesel Engine Fact Find Invented More Most Oil Out Really Run Stunned Technology Than Vegetable Years]
As time went on, I got envious and wanted to do a lot of stunts myself. Lloyd Bridges
[ Envious Got Lot Myself Stunts Time Wanted Went]
Actors say they do their own stunts for the integrity of the film but I did them because they looked like a lot of fun. Steve Coogan
[ Actors Because Did Film Fun Integrity Looked Lot Own Say Stunts Their Them]
When you are doing a show, it can get really dull. You are sitting so long while they set up the lights, then you say a couple of lines, then they tear down the lights again. At least stunts are something that uses your physical energy a great deal. Yvonne Craig
[ Again Couple Deal Doing Down Dull Energy Get Great Least Lights Lines Long Physical Really Say Set Show Sitting Something Stunts Tear Then Up Uses While Your]
I did a lot of stunts, so the harness work isn't foreign to me either. Victoria Pratt
[ Did Either Foreign Harness Lot Stunts Work]
Stunted varieties were generally chosen, particularly if they had the side branches opposite or regular, for much depends upon this; a one-sided tree is of no value in the eyes of the Chinese. Robert Fortune
[ Branches Chinese Chosen Depends Eyes Generally Had Much One-Sided One-Sided Opposite Particularly Regular Side Stunted Tree Upon Value Varieties Were]
If I stunk for some reason, you can always blame it on the character. Danny Aiello
[ Always Blame Character Reason Some Stunk]
Working on such a big film was amazing. I learned a lot. There weren't too many stunts, just some doubling. Christopher Parker
[ Amazing Big Doubling Film Just Learned Lot Many Some Stunts Such Too Weren Working]
It's stunning to me what kind of an impact even one person can have if they have the right passion, perspective and are able to align the interest of a great team. Steve Case
[ Able Align Even Great Impact Interest Kind Passion Person Perspective Right Stunning Team]
For me the stunts are so cool, they're one of my favourite things when we're doing the film. Rupert Grint
[ Cool Doing Favourite Film Stunts Things]
People are stunned to hear that one company has data files on 185 million Americans. Ralph Nader Technology
[ Americans Company Data Files Hear Million Stunned]
American stuntmen are smart - they think about safety. When they do a jump in a car, they calculate everything: the speed, the distance... But in Hong Kong, we don't know how to count. Everything we do is a guess. If you've got the guts, you do it. All of my stuntmen have gotten hurt. Jackie Chan
[ American Calculate Car Count Distance Everything Got Gotten Guess Guts Hong How Hurt Jump Know Kong Safety Smart Speed Think]
I think the audience would like to see movies that are stunning to watch. I really think they'd like to see spectacles. Jan de Bont
[ Audience Movies Really See Spectacles Stunning Think Watch Would]
Fear is a great motivator. Look at what 9-11 has accomplished - My god. It's slammed the economy, It's - I can't even begin to detail all it's actually done, other than bring down the buildings and hit the Pentagon. It's stunned the entire nation. Art Bell
[ Accomplished Actually Begin Bring Buildings Detail Done Down Economy Entire Even Fear God Great Hit Look Motivator Nation Other Pentagon Slammed Stunned Than]
Children who cling to parents or who don't want to leave home are stunted in their emotional, psychological growth. Dirk Benedict
[ Children Cling Emotional Growth Home Leave Parents Psychological Stunted Their Want]
I remember hitting Sarah Michelle Gellar with a right hook during my first week on the job. It was awful. They usually pair actors with stunt doubles to avoid things like that. Eliza Dushku
[ Actors Avoid Awful Doubles During First Hitting Hook Job Michelle Pair Remember Right Sarah Stunt Things Usually Week]
We don't move on in the stunt unless it looks like a hit. So when I see it on TV, I'm generally satisfied that people are going to buy it. Victoria Pratt
[ Buy Generally Going Hit Looks Move Satisfied See Stunt Tv Unless]
I think the actions of the president are, in my opinion, the most vile and hateful words ever spoken by a sitting president. I am stunned and I'm horrified. Rosie O'Donnell
[ Actions Am Ever Hateful Horrified Most Opinion President Sitting Spoken Stunned Think Vile Words]
If I did everything, I probably wouldn't be here talking to you. There aren't too many people who can actually double me, so I do most of my stunts though. Verne Troyer
[ Actually Did Double Everything Here Many Most Probably Stunts Talking Though Too]
When you're fighting with a stunt person, your intent is to miss. Victoria Pratt
[ Fighting Intent Miss Person Stunt Your]
I have been both praised and criticized. The criticism stung, but the praise sometimes bothered me even more. To have received such praise and honors has always been puzzling to me. Billy Joel
[ Always Been Both Bothered Criticism Criticized Even Honors More Praise Praised Puzzling Received Sometimes Stung Such]
I never got hurt when I was in Morocco doing all the horse riding and my own stunts. But on the last day on the last shot I slid off my horse and landed on my bottom. I did not get hurt but it was very embarrassing. Oded Fehr
[ Bottom Day Did Doing Embarrassing Get Got Horse Hurt Landed Last Morocco Never Off Own Riding Shot Slid Stunts Very]
I'd heard a lot of Asian people were rooting for me, but I had no idea. I was stunned. They were... impassioned, especially compared to Japan. I couldn't even have anticipated that kind of welcome. Ayumi Hamasaki
[ Anticipated Asian Compared Especially Even Had Heard Idea Impassioned Japan Kind Lot Rooting Stunned Welcome Were]
Since very early in my career, I have always did my own stunt fighting. Brion James
[ Always Career Did Early Fighting Own Since Stunt Very]
And getting stunt coordinator Dan Bradley and everybody from the whole 'Bourne Supremacy' crew, I think was real cool for our film because we do a bunch of really big jumps in this movie. Sean William Scott
[ Because Big Bourne Bradley Bunch Cool Coordinator Crew Dan Everybody Film Getting Jumps Movie Our Real Really Stunt Supremacy Think Whole]
I loved the Godfather. I thought that was the best interpretation of our life that I've ever seen. Godfather I and Godfather II - the other one stunk. Sammy Gravano
[ Best Ever Godfather Ii Interpretation Life Loved Other Our Seen Stunk Thought]
It's the board I had a problem with. I could totally handle being in the water and stuff. I came here to do my own stunts. Water! Ocean! Action! Big waves! That water, that water has tamed me. You can feel that the world is connected to it. Michelle Rodriguez
[ Action Being Big Board Came Connected Could Feel Had Handle Here Ocean Own Problem Stuff Stunts Tamed Totally Water Waves World]
I am both stunned and appalled that Pat Robertson would claim to know the mind of God concerning whether particular events... were the judgments of God. Richard Land
[ Am Appalled Both Claim Concerning Events God Judgments Know Mind Particular Pat Robertson Stunned Were Whether Would]
I don't do stunts and I don't think many actors do. For an actor to say they do their own stunts I don't think is very respectful of the profession of stunt men and women. Nick Stahl
[ Actor Actors Many Men Own Profession Respectful Say Stunt Stunts Their Think Very Women]
Repetition on things like that becomes quite painful. If you do a stunt sometimes it can look like a stunt. Marton Csokas
[ Becomes Look Painful Quite Repetition Sometimes Stunt Things]
I do most of my own stunts because the stunt guys show me how. Casper Van Dien
[ Because Guys How Most Own Show Stunt Stunts]
They died hard, those savage men - like wounded wolves at bay. They were filthy, and they were lousy, and they stunk. And I loved them. Douglas MacArthur History
[ Bay Died Filthy Hard Lousy Loved Men Savage Stunk Them Those Were Wolves Wounded]
I don't see the risk, I enjoy performing stunts, and I don't get scared. Ajay Devgan
[ Enjoy Get Performing Risk Scared See Stunts]
Stunning vistas don't always produce eloquence. William D. Tammeus
[ Always Eloquence Produce Stunning Vistas]
A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like one who is too curious in observing the labor of bees, will often be stung for his curiosity. Alexander Pope
[ Bees Business Crowd Curiosity Curious His Labor Nice Observer Observing Often Person Stung Too Will]
If Bret went in there and stunk the place out, then they probably wouldn't have brought the little brother in. So just by being successful himself, it opened the door for me. Owen Hart
[ Being Bret Brother Brought Door Himself Just Little Opened Out Place Probably Stunk Successful Then Went]
People are like dirt. They can either nourish you and help you grow as a person or they can stunt your growth and make you wilt and die. Plato
[ Die Dirt Either Grow Growth Help Make Nourish Person Stunt Wilt Your]
So there was always a stunt coordinator on those films that was from Stunts Unlimited and I was just one of the young warriors from Stunts Unlimited that got to be a part of it because it was a big show and they needed a lot of guys. David R. Ellis
[ Always Because Big Coordinator Films Got Guys Just Lot Needed Part Show Stunt Stunts Those Unlimited Warriors Young]
I do have a stunt double because there are certain things that they won't let me do. Like they won't set fire to me. They won't like let me jump off a 20 story building. There are certain big stunts that it's just impossible to get insurance to let me do, but for the most part I'd say I do probably 75% of my stuff. Alex O'Loughlin
[ Because Big Building Certain Double Fire Get Impossible Insurance Jump Just Most Off Part Probably Say Set Story Stuff Stunt Stunts Things Won]
It was stunning actually, because what you would hope for from our national leaders is some reflection, some understanding that the situation that we encountered in Iraq was not what we expected, that it was not what he said it would be. Chris Van Hollen
[ Actually Because Encountered Expected Hope Iraq Leaders National Our Reflection Said Situation Some Stunning Understanding Would]
Unfortunately, inner feelings and potential are often stunted by our parents, relatives or peers. Willie Stargell
[ Feelings Inner Often Our Parents Peers Potential Relatives Stunted Unfortunately]
I used to look at these pictures of trumpeters pointing their instrument to the ceiling. Stunning pictures, but if you play the trumpet and point it upwards, all the spit comes back into your mouth! Humphrey Lyttelton
[ Back Ceiling Comes Instrument Into Look Mouth Pictures Play Point Pointing Spit Stunning Their These Trumpet Upwards Used Your]
As much as possible, I try to encourage people to use stunt men because that is really their job. Sam Neill
[ Because Encourage Job Men Much Possible Really Stunt Their Try Use]
I don't think there are really enough meetings in Britain for our athletes to compete properly, and because of this a lot of the talent we have has been stunted. Linford Christie
[ Athletes Because Been Britain Compete Enough Lot Meetings Our Properly Really Stunted Talent Think]
40 percent of North Korean children suffer from stunted growth. 20 percent are underweight. Tom Lantos
[ Children Growth Korean North Percent Stunted Suffer]
One time they traded me for seven horses. Seven stunt horses. James Stewart
[ Horses Seven Stunt Time Traded]
When we forgive evil we do not excuse it, we do not tolerate it, we do not smother it. We look the evil full in the face, call it what it is, let its horror shock and stun and enrage us, and only then do we forgive it. Lewis B. Smedes
[ Call Evil Excuse Face Forgive Full Horror Look Only Shock Smother Then Tolerate Us]
We're stunned by the diversity of rocks. This stuff looks like it was put into a blender. Steven Squyres
[ Blender Diversity Into Looks Put Rocks Stuff Stunned]
The ads all call me fearless, but that's just publicity. Anyone who thinks I'm not scared out of my mind whenever I do one of my stunts is crazier than I am. Jackie Chan
[ Ads Am Anyone Call Crazier Fearless Just Mind Out Publicity Scared Stunts Than Thinks Whenever]
Few tragedies can be more extensive than the stunting of life, few injustices deeper than the denial of an opportunity to strive or even to hope, by a limit imposed from without, but falsely identified as lying within. Stephen Jay Gould Science
[ Deeper Denial Even Extensive Falsely Few Hope Identified Imposed Injustices Life Limit Lying More Opportunity Strive Than Tragedies Within Without]
With NOAH, you can create some stunning, yet original soundscapes. Therefore, as a performance tool, it really comes into its own because you can make one single performance which has a lot of detail. Geoff Downes
[ Because Comes Create Detail Into Lot Make Noah Original Own Performance Really Single Some Stunning Therefore Tool Which Yet]
I was a stunt man for 35 years. Richard Farnsworth
[ Man Stunt Years]
We did many of our own stunts. We had our hands full. In fact, the roles were physically demanding. Mary-Kate Olsen
[ Demanding Did Fact Full Had Hands Many Our Own Physically Roles Stunts Were]
One congressman asked 'I just want to know if you've accepted Jesus Christ as your personal savior. The minister looked stunned, and he said 'no.' The whole table almost fell on the floor. The congressman was quite serious. That was his litmus test. Jim Sasser
[ Accepted Almost Asked Christ Congressman Fell Floor His Jesus Just Know Litmus Looked Minister Personal Quite Said Savior Serious Stunned Table Test Want Whole Your]
I was a stuntman for over fifteen years. Chuck Zito
[ Fifteen Over Years]
When you go in search of honey you must expect to be stung by bees. Joseph Joubert
[ Bees Expect Go Honey Must Search Stung]
Out with stereotypes, feminism proclaims. But stereotypes are the west's stunning sexual personae, the vehicles of art's assault against nature. The moment there is imagination, there is myth. Camille Paglia
[ Against Art Assault Feminism Imagination Moment Myth Nature Out Proclaims Sexual Stereotypes Stunning Vehicles West]
I am personally saddened and stunned by the tragic events that took place in Red Lake. Collin C. Peterson
[ Am Events Lake Personally Place Red Saddened Stunned Took Tragic]
A girl came up to me in a bar and said she wanted to be my apple pie. I wish I'd said something cool, but I was stunned. Jason Biggs
[ Apple Bar Came Cool Girl Pie Said She Something Stunned Up Wanted Wish]
There were a number of people who helped me get there, and the one I always mention is Michael Byrne, the great master swordsman and brilliant stunt double. Ian McDiarmid
[ Always Brilliant Byrne Double Get Great Helped Master Mention Michael Number Stunt Were]
I've definitely become much more aware of physical stunts. Lucy Liu
[ Aware Become Definitely More Much Physical Stunts]