Quotations that match 'teeth'.

I had no accomplishments except surviving. But that isn't enough in the community where I came from, because everybody was doing it. So I wasn't prepared for America, where everybody is glowing with good teeth and good clothes and food. Frank McCourt
[ Accomplishments America Because Came Clothes Community Doing Enough Everybody Except Food Glowing Good Had Prepared Surviving Teeth Where]
I really cut my teeth on off-off-off Broadway shows. Bea Arthur
[ Broadway Cut Really Shows Teeth]
I'd managed to bite a very large hole in the side of my tongue before they could pry my teeth apart. By all evidence, and there's no denying it, that thing I had on the set was a fit. Dick York
[ Apart Before Bite Could Denying Evidence Fit Had Hole Large Managed Pry Set Side Teeth Thing Tongue Very]
The Company of Wolves is about how society teaches young women to look at themselves, and what to be afraid of. It's about a girl learning that the world of sensuality and the unknown is not to be feared, that it's worth getting your teeth into. Neil Jordan
[ Afraid Company Feared Getting Girl How Into Learning Look Sensuality Society Teaches Teeth Themselves Unknown Wolves Women World Worth Young Your]
It is guaranteed to put all teeth on edge, including George Washington's, wherever they might be. Vincent Canby
[ Edge George Guaranteed Including Might Put Teeth Washington Wherever]
Men will confess to treason, murder, arson, false teeth, or a wig. How many of them will own up to a lack of humor? Frank Moore Colby
[ Confess False How Humor Lack Many Men Murder Own Teeth Them Treason Up Wig Will]
If you live among dogs, keep a stick. After all, this is what a hound has teeth for-to bite when he feels like it! Nikita Khrushchev
[ After Among Bite Dogs Feels Hound Keep Live Stick Teeth]
It's so sweet, I feel like my teeth are rotting when I listen to the radio. Bono
[ Feel Listen Radio Rotting Sweet Teeth]
I told my dentist my teeth are going yellow. he told me to wear a brown tie. Rodney Dangerfield
[ Brown Dentist Going Teeth Tie Told Wear Yellow]
The new Germany has the unquestionable right to hold its tongue between its teeth. Karl Liebknecht
[ Between Germany Hold New Right Teeth Tongue]
I'll dispose of my teeth as I see fit, and after they've gone, I'll get along. I started off living on gruel, and by God, I can always go back to it again. S. J. Perelman
[ After Again Along Always Back Dispose Fit Get Go God Gone Living Off See Started Teeth]
In order to obtain the goal of returning to Palestine, all of us sometimes have to grit our teeth. Yasser Arafat
[ Goal Grit Obtain Order Our Palestine Returning Sometimes Teeth Us]
In Hollywood if you're good looking, tall, have OK teeth and nice skin, the odds of being successful are great. If you're short and fat, it's a different story. But as long as you look like a leading man type, half your job is done already. John Corbett
[ Already Being Different Done Fat Good Great Half Hollywood Job Leading Long Look Looking Man Nice Odds Ok Short Skin Story Successful Tall Teeth Type Your]
Hair is the first thing. And teeth the second. Hair and teeth. A man got those two things he's got it all. James Brown
[ First Got Hair Man Second Teeth Thing Things Those Two]
I don't care what anybody says about Ringo. I cut my rock-n-roll teeth listening to him. Don Henley
[ Anybody Care Cut Him Listening Ringo Rock-N-Roll Says Teeth]
Above all things, I must not get angry. If I do get angry I knock all the teeth out of the mouth of the poor wretch who has angered me. Franz Schubert
[ Above Angered Angry Get Knock Mouth Must Out Poor Teeth Things Wretch]
Lightly armed nations can move toward war just as easily as those which are armed to the teeth, and they will do so if the usual causes of war are not removed. Ludwig Quidde
[ Armed Causes Easily Just Lightly Move Nations Removed Teeth Those Toward Usual War Which Will]
Writers like teeth are divided into incisors and grinders. Walter Bagehot
[ Divided Into Teeth Writers]
Even pearls are dark before the whiteness of his teeth. William R. Alger
[ Before Dark Even His Pearls Teeth Whiteness]
So I wanted to show what I did with the money. So I got red silk shirts, beautiful hats, wonderful saddles, a great horse, and two gold teeth. So that was the way I did it. Eli Wallach
[ Beautiful Did Gold Got Great Hats Horse Money Red Shirts Show Silk Teeth Two Wanted Way Wonderful]
Football kicks you in the teeth. Dave Jones
[ Football Kicks Teeth]
And my dad wanted me to play the trumpet because that's what he liked. His idol was Louis Armstrong. My dad thought my teeth came together in a way that was perfect for playing the trumpet. Jackson Browne
[ Armstrong Because Came Dad His Idol Liked Louis Perfect Play Playing Teeth Thought Together Trumpet Wanted Way]
Parents are the bones on which children cut their teeth. Peter Ustinov
[ Bones Children Cut Parents Teeth Their Which]
The piano is a monster that screams when you touch its teeth. Andres Segovia
[ Monster Piano Screams Teeth Touch]
Writing the story of your own life is a bit like drilling your own teeth. Gloria Swanson
[ Bit Drilling Life Own Story Teeth Writing Your]
Aristotle maintained that women have fewer teeth than men; although he was twice married, it never occurred to him to verify this statement by examining his wives' mouths. Bertrand Russell
[ Although Aristotle Examining Fewer Him His Maintained Married Men Mouths Never Occurred Statement Teeth Than Twice Verify Wives Women]
Speed Racer is good to cut your teeth on, but if anyone has not seen Akira, go get it. James Marsters
[ Anyone Cut Get Go Good Racer Seen Speed Teeth Your]
For those broadcasters who are less than responsible, the FCC needs to have sharper teeth to enforce the law. Fred Upton
[ Broadcasters Enforce Law Less Needs Responsible Sharper Teeth Than Those]
Aristotle could have avoided the mistake of thinking that women have fewer teeth than men, by the simple device of asking Mrs. Aristotle to keep her mouth open while he counted. Bertrand Russell
[ Aristotle Asking Avoided Could Counted Device Fewer Her Keep Men Mistake Mouth Mrs Open Simple Teeth Than Thinking While Women]
Cinema in India is like brushing your teeth in the morning. You can't escape it. Shahrukh Khan
[ Brushing Cinema Escape India Morning Teeth Your]
But of course when people watch morning television, Terry, it's a very different animal. You know, they're running around, they're getting their kids ready for school, they're probably doing eight million things, they're brushing their teeth. Katie Couric
[ Animal Around Brushing Course Different Doing Eight Getting Kids Know Million Morning Probably Ready Running School Teeth Television Terry Their Things Very Watch]
Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth. George Washington
[ Constitution Firearms Importance Liberty Only Peoples Second Teeth]
If you're going to kick authority in the teeth, you might as well use two feet. Keith Richards
[ Authority Feet Going Kick Might Teeth Two Use Well]
Eileen Ford wanted me to fix my nose and my teeth. I said, Sure, great, but I really had no intention to. Lauren Hutton
[ Eileen Fix Ford Great Had Intention Nose Really Said Sure Teeth Wanted]
This country is armed to the teeth, and none of these African states could begin to attack South Africa. Helen Suzman
[ Africa African Armed Attack Begin Could Country None South States Teeth These]
Some people, you have to grit your teeth in order to stay in the same room as them, but you get on and ask the questions you assume most of the people watching want to ask. Morley Safer
[ Ask Assume Get Grit Most Order Questions Room Same Some Stay Teeth Them Want Watching Your]
We idolized the Beatles, except for those of us who idolized the Rolling Stones, who in those days still had many of their original teeth. Dave Barry
[ Beatles Days Except Had Idolized Many Original Rolling Still Stones Teeth Their Those Us]
Good-looking people with strong, fluoridated teeth get things handed to them on platters. Doug Coupland
[ Get Good-Looking Handed Strong Teeth Them Things]
A man begins cutting his wisdom teeth the first time he bites off more than he can chew. Herb Caen Wisdom
[ Begins Bites Chew Cutting First His Man More Off Teeth Than Time Wisdom]
You just have to stand and grit your teeth and know your poll numbers are going to go down - and mine have - but you gotta grit through it because the alternative is unacceptable. Chris Christie
[ Alternative Because Down Go Going Gotta Grit Just Know Mine Numbers Poll Stand Teeth Through Unacceptable Your]
Whosoever, in writing a modern history, shall follow truth too near the heels, it may haply strike out his teeth. Walter Raleigh
[ Follow Heels His History May Modern Near Out Shall Strike Teeth Too Truth Whosoever Writing]
Comrades, this man has a nice smile, but he's got iron teeth. Andrei A. Gromyko
[ Comrades Got Iron Man Nice Smile Teeth]
You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you. Walt Disney
[ Best Happens Kick May Realize Teeth Thing World]
I'm sick of very white teeth and lots of gymnasium practice. I'm bored, you know, send in the next one. I wanted a real man that I could believe was my brother, my father, you know, my next-door neighbor - a real person. Tim Roth
[ Believe Bored Brother Could Father Gymnasium Know Lots Man Neighbor Next Next-Door Person Practice Real Send Sick Teeth Very Wanted White]
Certain people in the United States are driving nails into this structure of our relationship, then cutting off the heads. So the Soviets must use their teeth to pull them out. Mikhail Gorbachev
[ Certain Cutting Driving Heads Into Must Nails Off Our Out Pull Relationship Soviets States Structure Teeth Their Them Then United Use]
When I look in the mirror I see the girl I was when I was growing up, with braces, crooked teeth, a baby face and a skinny body. Heather Locklear Teen
[ Baby Body Braces Crooked Face Girl Growing Look Mirror See Skinny Teeth Up]
Aphorisms are bad for novels. They stick in the reader's teeth. Anatole Broyard
[ Aphorisms Bad Novels Reader Stick Teeth]
Griffin, my brother, 11 months younger, was sometimes the victim of my father's fury - once Ryan famously knocked out his teeth. Tatum O'Neal
[ Brother Father Fury Griffin His Knocked Months Once Out Ryan Sometimes Teeth Victim Younger]
I'm a writer. Now I've started to be on television. I have a big mouth. And I have good TV teeth, they say. Steven Cojocaru
[ Big Good Mouth Now Say Started Teeth Television Tv Writer]
Independent films are where you really get to cut your teeth and have some fun and do the things that mainstream Hollywood doesn't want to do. Anthony Anderson
[ Cut Films Fun Get Hollywood Independent Mainstream Really Some Teeth Things Want Where Your]
Maybe it's the hair. Maybe it's the teeth. Maybe it's the intellect. No, it's the hair. Tom Shales
[ Hair Intellect Maybe Teeth]
Let us have a dagger between our teeth, a bomb in our hands, and an infinite scorn in our hearts. Benito Mussolini
[ Between Bomb Dagger Hands Hearts Infinite Our Scorn Teeth Us]
These people are headstrong and if they feel the curb loosed but one link they will with bit in the teeth in one month run further out of the career of good order than they will be brought back in three months. Humphrey Gilbert
[ Back Bit Brought Career Curb Feel Further Good Headstrong Link Month Months Order Out Run Teeth Than These Three Will]
I don't have false teeth. Do you think I'd buy teeth like these? Carol Burnett
[ Buy False Teeth These Think]
Well I just figure any man who risks his neck to save a dog's life isn't going to kill someone for gold teeth. Alvin Adams
[ Any Dog Figure Going Gold His Just Kill Life Man Neck Risks Save Someone Teeth Well]
No performer should attempt to bite off red-hot iron unless he has a good set of teeth. Harry Houdini
[ Attempt Bite Good Iron Off Performer Red-Hot Set Should Teeth Unless]
My fictitious characters will take the bit between their teeth and gallop off and do something that I hadn't counted on. However, I always insist on dragging them back to the straight and narrow. Colleen McCullough
[ Always Back Between Bit Characters Counted Dragging Fictitious Gallop Hadn However Insist Narrow Off Something Straight Take Teeth Their Them Will]
Battle, n., A method of untying with the teeth a political knot that would not yield to the tongue. Ambrose Bierce
[ Battle Knot Method Political Teeth Tongue Would Yield]
In my first year as governor, we solved some of the problems that had begun to undermine the Open Records Act. We gave the act teeth by providing criminal penalties for knowing violations. Roy Barnes
[ Act Begun Criminal First Gave Governor Had Knowing Open Penalties Problems Providing Records Solved Some Teeth Undermine Violations Year]
Avedon wouldn't let me put wax between my teeth like I usually did. Lauren Hutton
[ Between Did Put Teeth Usually Wax]
Holding on to anger, resentment and hurt only gives you tense muscles, a headache and a sore jaw from clenching your teeth. Forgiveness gives you back the laughter and the lightness in your life. Joan Lunden
[ Anger Back Forgiveness Gives Headache Holding Hurt Jaw Laughter Life Lightness Muscles Only Resentment Sore Teeth Tense Your]
The best of friends fall out, and so his teeth had done some years ago. Thomas Hood
[ Ago Best Done Fall Friends Had His Out Some Teeth Years]
The director took my face in his hands and asked me to show him my teeth, as with a horse. This happened on a Wednesday, and by the following Monday I was shooting. Victoria Abril
[ Asked Director Face Following Hands Happened Him His Horse Monday Shooting Show Teeth Took Wednesday]
The idea really came to me the day I got my new false teeth. George Orwell
[ Came Day False Got Idea New Really Teeth]
The last copy of the Chicago Daily News I picked up had three crime stories on its front page. But by comparison to the gaudy days, this is small-time stuff. Chicago is as full of crooks as a saw with teeth, but the era when they ruled the city is gone forever. John Gunther
[ Chicago City Comparison Copy Crime Crooks Daily Days Era Forever Front Full Gaudy Gone Had Last News Page Picked Ruled Saw Stories Stuff Teeth Three Up]
There are people who laugh to show their fine teeth; and there are those who cry to show their good hearts. Joseph Roux
[ Cry Fine Good Hearts Laugh Show Teeth Their Those]
If a tie is like kissing your sister, losing is like kissing you grandmother with her teeth out. George Brett Sports
[ Grandmother Her Kissing Losing Out Sister Teeth Tie Your]
I am called a dog because I fawn on those who give me anything, I yelp at those who refuse, and I set my teeth in rascals. Diogenes
[ Am Anything Because Called Dog Fawn Give Rascals Refuse Set Teeth Those]
I know this is silly, it's shallow, it's bad, I wish I wasn't this way-but if I meet a girl with no teeth, I just don't want to date her. It's creepy of me, I wish I was a bigger person, but that's my real turn-off. Peter Farrelly
[ Bad Bigger Creepy Date Girl Her Just Know Meet Person Real Shallow Silly Teeth Want Wish]
We will stomp to the top with the wind in our teeth. George Leigh Mallory
[ Our Stomp Teeth Top Will Wind]
All the adversity I've had in my life, all my troubles and obstacles, have strengthened me... You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you. Walt Disney
[ Adversity Best Had Happens Kick Life May Obstacles Realize Strengthened Teeth Thing Troubles World]
We might knit that knot with our tongues that we shall never undo with our teeth. John Lyly
[ Knit Knot Might Never Our Shall Teeth Tongues Undo]
All true language is incomprehensible, like the chatter of a beggar's teeth. Antonin Artaud
[ Beggar Chatter Incomprehensible Language Teeth True]
It's interesting to fantasize having a man sink his teeth into your neck for sustenance, knowing that it isn't going to be terribly painful but rather very exciting. Frank Langella
[ Exciting Fantasize Going Having His Interesting Into Knowing Man Neck Painful Rather Sink Sustenance Teeth Terribly Very Your]
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth. Alan Watts
[ Bite Define Own Teeth Trying Your Yourself]
My father actually moved out from Chicago just so he could play tennis 365 days a year, so it was - it was a place we played every day. We played before school. We played after school. We woke up. We played tennis. We brushed our teeth in that order. Andre Agassi
[ Actually After Before Brushed Chicago Could Day Days Every Father Just Moved Order Our Out Place Play Played School Teeth Tennis Up Woke Year]
Normally, we are happy to find a fragment of jaw, a few isolated teeth, a bit of an arm, a bit of a skull. But to find associated body parts is extremely rare. Donald Johanson
[ Arm Associated Bit Body Extremely Few Find Fragment Happy Isolated Jaw Normally Parts Rare Skull Teeth]
I thought what I was good at doing was playing real simple guitar licks, since I'd cut my teeth on what Duane Eddy was doing; licks that were simple but had staying power. John Fogerty
[ Cut Doing Good Guitar Had Licks Playing Power Real Simple Since Staying Teeth Thought Were]
I arrived in Hollywood without having my nose fixed, my teeth capped, or my name changed. That is very gratifying to me. Barbra Streisand
[ Arrived Changed Fixed Gratifying Having Hollywood Name Nose Teeth Very Without]
You just sort of let them go for a while, but it was time to have something done to my teeth. I'm glad. It's going to be good. Tom Cruise has braces now, too. I'm right in style. Faye Dunaway
[ Braces Cruise Done Glad Go Going Good Just Now Right Something Sort Style Teeth Them Time Tom Too While]
It's time to save the U.N. from its own scandals and mismanagement. It's time for U.N. Reform with teeth. Mike Pence
[ Mismanagement Own Reform Save Scandals Teeth Time]
I used to lie between cool, clean sheets at night after I'd had a bath, after I had washed my hair and scrubbed my knuckles and finger-nails and teeth. Then I could lie quite still in the dark with my face to the window with the trees in it, and talk to God. Frances Farmer
[ After Bath Between Clean Cool Could Dark Face God Had Hair Knuckles Lie Night Quite Sheets Still Talk Teeth Then Trees Used Washed Window]
The old Inquisition had its rack and its thumbscrews and its instruments of torture with iron teeth. Rose Schneiderman
[ Had Inquisition Instruments Iron Old Rack Teeth Torture]
Writing a novel is a terrible experience, during which the hair often falls out and the teeth decay. Flannery O'Connor
[ Decay During Experience Falls Hair Novel Often Out Teeth Terrible Which Writing]
I covered my face because they had taken my wisdom teeth out. Josh Brolin
[ Because Covered Face Had Out Taken Teeth Wisdom]
I love eating in it, brushing my teeth and swallowing the toothpaste in it. I love punching the ceiling with my fists when I'm lost or I can't find a parking space. Laura Kightlinger
[ Brushing Ceiling Eating Find Fists Lost Love Parking Punching Space Swallowing Teeth Toothpaste]
We wanted to step off our island and add the color of the third world. We got gold cigarette paper and stuck it around our teeth. We really did look like pirates and dressed to look the part. Vivienne Westwood
[ Add Around Cigarette Color Did Dressed Gold Got Island Look Off Our Paper Part Pirates Really Step Stuck Teeth Third Wanted World]
My mouth is full of decayed teeth and my soul of decayed ambitions. James Joyce
[ Ambitions Decayed Full Mouth Soul Teeth]
My teeth have never been touched. Why did I tell you that? Knock on wood. I've got a few scars over the eyes, a couple on the chin, a few on the beak and one across the cheek. But my luck is running out. Brett Hull
[ Across Beak Been Cheek Chin Couple Did Eyes Few Got Knock Luck Never Out Over Running Scars Teeth Tell Touched Why Wood]
Can you, in a million years, imagine another female senator - Kay Bailey Hutchinson, Claire McCaskill - reacting to being called 'ma'am' like Barbara Boxer did? This is the kind of sanctimonious self-absorption on the modern left that makes my teeth itch. Mark Davis
[ Am Another Bailey Barbara Being Boxer Called Claire Did Female Imagine Itch Kay Kind Left Ma Makes Million Modern Reacting Sanctimonious Senator Teeth Years]
His feeling was the name Walt Disney represented all of us. Walt was hanging by his teeth financially and really I think he was for most of his career. Not at all like today. Marc Davis
[ Career Disney Feeling Financially Hanging His Most Name Really Represented Teeth Think Today Us Walt]
It is natural not to care about a sister certainly not when she is four years older and grinds her teeth at night. Gertrude Stein
[ Care Certainly Four Grinds Her Natural Night Older She Sister Teeth Years]
I don't have to ask anyone's permission to do anything. It's nice not have to get decisions out of three, sometimes four people, which can be like pulling teeth. So the amount of control that I have over what I'm doing is better for me as a solo artist. Graham Nash
[ Amount Anyone Anything Artist Ask Better Control Decisions Doing Four Get Nice Out Over Permission Pulling Solo Sometimes Teeth Three Which]
I teethed on books of heroes such as Winston Churchill, Abraham Lincoln and King David. Luke Ford
[ Abraham Books Churchill David Heroes King Lincoln Such Winston]
Science was something that really caught my attention. It was something I really could sink my teeth into. Michael P. Anderson
[ Attention Caught Could Into Really Science Sink Something Teeth]
We usually use that mostly on the weekends because we have access to the range during the week. But I can tell you a number of times they have had a training holiday at Fort Benning, so nobody trains, and to drag him in is like pulling teeth. Nancy Johnson
[ Access Because Drag During Fort Had Him Holiday Mostly Nobody Number Pulling Range Teeth Tell Times Training Trains Use Usually Week Weekends]
In a world which is armed to its teeth with nuclear weapons, every quarrel or difference of opinion may lead to violence of a kind quite different from what is possible today. Herman Kahn
[ Armed Difference Different Every Kind Lead May Nuclear Opinion Possible Quarrel Quite Teeth Today Violence Weapons Which World]
Americans may have no identity, but they do have wonderful teeth. Jean Baudrillard
[ Americans Identity May Teeth Wonderful]
Many nations are like rebellious teenagers who try to figure out just how many times they can kick us in the teeth while still taking our money. Paul Weyrich
[ Figure How Just Kick Many Money Nations Our Out Rebellious Still Taking Teenagers Teeth Times Try Us While]
I grind my teeth and keep my thumbs in so tight that I've dislocated them, just not to scream. Sometimes as an actor one is lucky enough to be asked to scream. Jane Birkin
[ Actor Asked Dislocated Enough Grind Just Keep Lucky Scream Sometimes Teeth Them Thumbs Tight]
If you meet somebody who's spent any length of time in prison, you don't let your guard down. Ever. And really, that's what that was about-if you open up too much, you're asking to get your teeth kicked in. Tim Roth
[ Any Asking Down Ever Get Guard Kicked Length Meet Much Open Prison Really Somebody Spent Teeth Time Too Up Your]
When I appear in public people expect me to neigh, grind my teeth, paw the ground and swish my tail - none of which is easy. Princess Anne
[ Appear Easy Expect Grind Ground None Paw Public Tail Teeth Which]
Anger is implanted in us as sort of sting, to make us gnash with our teeth against the devil, to make us vehement against him, not to set us in array against each other. Richard Savage
[ Against Anger Array Devil Each Him Implanted Make Other Our Set Sort Sting Teeth Us Vehement]
I am really not of the school of naturalism. I like style, and you can use more style in theater than in film roles. I love to sink my teeth into a part. Marisa Tomei
[ Am Film Into Love More Naturalism Part Really Roles School Sink Style Teeth Than Theater Use]
You know, Stephen says, in the movies no one ever goes to the bathroom. They shave, they brush their teeth. He goes right at this sort of funny taboo we have about the bathroom, and he turned it into this nightmare, you know, your worst fear of what's in there. Lawrence Kasdan
[ Bathroom Brush Ever Fear Funny Goes Into Know Movies Nightmare Right Says Shave Sort Stephen Taboo Teeth Their Turned Worst Your]
I don't know how to construct a career that'll make me famous. Except maybe get my ears pinned back, get my teeth done, and go to America. But then I'll be competing with billions of actors who haven't got false teeth, and who are 25. Ian Hart
[ Actors America Back Billions Career Competing Construct Done Ears Except False Famous Get Go Got Haven How Know Make Maybe Pinned Teeth Then]
I like to see life with its teeth out. Janet Frame
[ Life Out See Teeth]