Quotations that match 'ticks'.

Betrayal is the only truth that sticks. Arthur Miller
[ Betrayal Only Sticks Truth]
It's only in the seventies that I put the sticks down and I moved to the front. Lou Gramm
[ Down Front Moved Only Put Seventies Sticks]
While Congress can't overturn the Supreme Court, we can provide carrots and sticks to prevent local governments from unfairly taking property from landowners. Stephanie Herseth
[ Carrots Congress Court Governments Landowners Local Overturn Prevent Property Provide Sticks Supreme Taking Unfairly While]
To the uneducated, an A is just three sticks. A. A. Milne Education
[ Just Sticks Three Uneducated]
I tried real hard to play golf, and I was so bad at it they would have to check me for ticks at the end of the round because I'd spent about half the day in the woods. Jeff Foxworthy
[ Bad Because Check Day End Golf Half Hard Play Real Round Spent Ticks Tried Woods Would]
I don't want to be daft and say I had some spiritual awakening or something, but I really did come of age in Los Angeles, where we recorded the album. I had my own little house and my own little circle and I really got to feel how the city ticks. Melanie Chisholm
[ Age Album Angeles Awakening Circle City Come Daft Did Feel Got Had House How Little Los Own Really Recorded Say Some Something Spiritual Ticks Want Where]
Sticks and stones will break our bones, but words will break our hearts. Robert Fulghum
[ Bones Break Hearts Our Sticks Stones Will Words]
Listen, real poetry doesn't say anything; it just ticks off the possibilities. Opens all doors. You can walk through anyone that suits you. Jim Morrison
[ Anyone Anything Doors Just Listen Off Opens Poetry Possibilities Real Say Suits Through Ticks Walk]
It's been years and years and years I've been playing the drums, and they're still a challenge. I still enjoy using drumsticks and a snare drum. Charlie Watts
[ Been Challenge Drum Drums Enjoy Playing Snare Still Using Years]
It would be ugly to watch people poking sticks at a caged rat. It is uglier still to watch rats poking sticks at a caged person. Jean Harris
[ Caged Person Poking Rat Rats Sticks Still Uglier Ugly Watch Would]
I was always looking ahead. I used to do all kinds of things for entertainment. When I was young, we had no radio, no TV. We were 30 miles from the public library, out in the sticks in Western Kansas, and so I'd do arithmetic exercises. Clyde Tombaugh
[ Ahead Always Arithmetic Entertainment Exercises Had Kansas Kinds Library Looking Miles Out Public Radio Sticks Things Tv Used Were Western Young]
I don't like my hockey sticks touching other sticks, and I don't like them crossing one another, and I kind of have them hidden in the corner. I put baby powder on the ends. I think it's essentially a matter of taking care of what takes care of you. Wayne Gretzky
[ Another Baby Care Corner Crossing Ends Essentially Hidden Hockey Kind Matter Other Powder Put Sticks Takes Taking Them Think Touching]
That's life. Whichever way you turn, fate sticks out a foot to trip you. Martin Goldsmith
[ Fate Foot Life Out Sticks Trip Turn Way Whichever]
I'm shooting in Brooklyn, we've got all kinds of crap going on, and I'm all alone now in a big hotel suite that you can't believe the size of it and a thing sticks in my foot and I just think it's the funniest thing that's ever happened to me. Danny DeVito
[ Alone Believe Big Brooklyn Crap Ever Foot Funniest Going Got Happened Hotel Just Kinds Now Shooting Size Sticks Suite Thing Think]
Cool things happen. Ace's guitar flies through space, goes through a hole, and blows up. I throw drumsticks and they come flying at you. Peter Criss
[ Ace Blows Come Cool Flies Flying Goes Guitar Happen Hole Space Things Through Throw Up]
Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will make me go in a corner and cry by myself for hours. Eric Idle
[ Bones Break Corner Cry Go Hours Make May Myself Sticks Stones Will Words]
I see it all the time in politics. If a candidate gets caught in a lie, he quickly tries to change the subject by throwing more mud at his opponent. The mud keeps flying until some of the slanderous material sticks. Joe Scarborough
[ Candidate Caught Change Flying Gets His Keeps Lie Material More Mud Opponent Politics Quickly See Some Sticks Subject Throwing Time Tries Until]
I'm forbidden fruit. Once you go to certain households, mommy doesn't want you to see that dirty man who sticks his tongue out and spits out blood and all that stuff. Gene Simmons
[ Blood Certain Dirty Forbidden Fruit Go His Households Man Mommy Once Out See Spits Sticks Stuff Tongue Want]
My big thing is to make sure the lipsticks taste good when you kiss. And, well, so far they taste pretty darn good. Patrick Dempsey
[ Big Darn Far Good Kiss Make Pretty Sure Taste Thing Well]
When the wedding march sounds the resolute approach, the clock no longer ticks, it tolls the hour. The figures in the aisle are no longer individuals, they symbolize the human race. Anne Morrow Lindbergh
[ Aisle Approach Clock Figures Hour Human Individuals Longer March Race Resolute Sounds Symbolize Ticks Tolls Wedding]
I know that I've got big ears and a big forehead and that my hair sticks up. But I'm happy with myself. I'm not necessarily trying to win a beauty pageant here. Clay Aiken
[ Beauty Big Ears Forehead Got Hair Happy Here Know Myself Necessarily Pageant Sticks Trying Up Win]
Behold the turtle. He makes progress only when he sticks his neck out. James Bryant Conant
[ Behold His Makes Neck Only Out Progress Sticks Turtle]
If people really liked to work, we'd still be plowing the land with sticks and transporting goods on our backs. William Feather
[ Backs Goods Land Liked Our Plowing Really Sticks Still Transporting Work]
Most studios in Memphis had a house set of drums; the drummers just brought their own sticks. Steve Cropper
[ Brought Drummers Drums Had House Just Memphis Most Own Set Sticks Studios Their]
If you have a setback, and you're not doing well and then you overcome it somehow, it always sticks with you. You know it could happen again. Sam Donaldson
[ Again Always Could Doing Happen Know Overcome Setback Somehow Sticks Then Well]
We, the artists, make the stuff they sell and they're like ticks on our backs, sucking the life out of us. Malcolm Wilson
[ Artists Backs Life Make Our Out Sell Stuff Sucking Ticks Us]
It is hard work to be good when you are very little and very hungry, and have many sticks to beat you, and no mother's lips to kiss you. Ouida
[ Beat Good Hard Hungry Kiss Lips Little Many Mother Sticks Very Work]
I was thrilled one year when I was younger when not only did my brothers get hockey sticks for Christmas - but I did too! Nancy Kerrigan
[ Brothers Christmas Did Get Hockey Only Sticks Thrilled Too Year Younger]
I find no sweeter fat than sticks to my own bones. Walt Whitman
[ Bones Fat Find Own Sticks Sweeter Than]
Well, what I try to do is throw as much mud on the wall as I possibly can and just see what sticks, what shines as quirky or more interesting that the others, and I try to cling onto that one, somehow join a link from there to there. Guy Ritchie
[ Cling Interesting Join Just Link More Much Mud Onto Others Possibly Quirky See Shines Somehow Sticks Throw Try Wall Well]
Sometimes, you just get a label and it sticks. Jamie Redknapp
[ Get Just Label Sometimes Sticks]
I bought a piano once because I had the dream of playing As Time Goes By as some girl's leaning on it drinking a martini. Great image. But none of it worked out. I can't even play Chopsticks. But I've got a nice piano at my house! George Clooney
[ Because Bought Dream Drinking Even Girl Goes Got Great Had House Image Leaning Martini Nice None Once Out Piano Play Playing Some Time Worked]
Fish sticks and beef stew that millions of children love to hate. Marian Burros
[ Beef Children Fish Hate Love Millions Stew Sticks]
MAC gave me 55 lipsticks to test. These are the same lipsticks I got caught stealing by the police when I was 15. How ironic. Eddie Izzard
[ Caught Gave Got How Ironic Mac Police Same Stealing Test These]
At this camp I had the unique experience of showing all these seasoned Westerners that it was possible to make a fire by the friction of two sticks. This has long been a specialty of mine; I use a thong and a bow as the simplest way. Ernest Thompson Seton
[ Been Bow Camp Experience Fire Friction Had Long Make Mine Possible Seasoned Showing Simplest Specialty Sticks These Thong Two Unique Use Way Westerners]
Everything from airplanes to kitchen blenders and even chopsticks comes with an instruction manual. Children, despite all their complexity, do not. Lawrence Kutner
[ Airplanes Children Comes Complexity Despite Even Everything Instruction Kitchen Manual Their]
My parents were vegetarians. I'd show up at school, this giant black kid, with none of the cool clothes and a tofu sandwich and celery sticks. Aisha Tyler
[ Black Celery Clothes Cool Giant Kid None Parents Sandwich School Show Sticks Up Vegetarians Were]
What you make up in your heads sticks if it's good, falls out if it's bad. If we still remember something a day after we made it up, it might be worth building on. Benny Anderson
[ After Bad Building Day Falls Good Heads Made Make Might Out Remember Something Sticks Still Up Worth Your]
The good poet sticks to his real loves, those within the realm of possibility. He never tries to hold hands with God or the human race. Karl Shapiro
[ God Good Hands His Hold Human Loves Never Poet Possibility Race Real Realm Sticks Those Tries Within]
Led Zeppelin was pretty much what made me pick up drum sticks. Jon Fishman
[ Drum Led Made Much Pick Pretty Sticks Up Zeppelin]
A fanatic is one who sticks to his guns whether they're loaded or not. Franklin P. Jones
[ Fanatic Guns His Loaded Sticks Whether]
The most interesting thing about a postage stamp is the persistence with which it sticks to its job. Napoleon Hill
[ Interesting Job Most Persistence Postage Stamp Sticks Thing Which]
Many people think that open source projects are sort of chaotic and and anarchistic. They think that developers randomly throw code at the code base and see what sticks. Mitchell Baker
[ Anarchistic Base Chaotic Code Developers Many Open Projects Randomly See Sort Source Sticks Think Throw]
We should give as we would receive, cheerfully, quickly, and without hesitation; for there is no grace in a benefit that sticks to the fingers. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Benefit Cheerfully Fingers Give Grace Hesitation Quickly Receive Should Sticks Without Would]
I always seem to get inspiration and renewed vitality by contact with this great novel land of yours which sticks up out of the Atlantic. Winston Churchill
[ Always Atlantic Contact Get Great Inspiration Land Novel Out Renewed Seem Sticks Up Vitality Which Yours]
The faster the word sticks to the thought, the more beautiful is the effect. Gustave Flaubert
[ Beautiful Effect Faster More Sticks Thought Word]
What's better? Dogs or broomsticks? I mean will the world really ever know? Larry Bird
[ Better Dogs Ever Know Mean Really Will World]
When I was young, I just sat down and started playing Chopsticks at the piano. I got so far and then lost interest. Eventually, I regained it and started writing songs. Otis Blackwell
[ Down Eventually Far Got Interest Just Lost Piano Playing Regained Sat Songs Started Then Writing Young]
My drum sticks are in the "Hall of Fame." I know that. Jimmy Carl Black
[ Drum Fame Hall Know Sticks]
Some of the people that I photographed as sticks became much more voluptuous, much rounder, in some cases dramatically so, and I think they're even more beautiful. Jock Sturges
[ Beautiful Became Cases Dramatically Even More Much Photographed Some Sticks Think]
There are people I would like to work with. It's a bit harder, because I live out in the sticks anyway, and plus being in a wheelchair means that I can't really circulate. So I tend to stick to my own thing. Robert Wyatt
[ Anyway Because Being Bit Circulate Harder Live Means Out Own Plus Really Stick Sticks Tend Thing Wheelchair Work Would]
Arsenic sticks around and today it's easily found after death if somebody thinks of looking for it, because the problem with arsenic, it isn't looked for in the common tests for drugs. Michael Baden
[ After Around Arsenic Because Common Death Easily Found Looked Looking Problem Somebody Sticks Tests Thinks Today]
Marriage is like twirling a baton, turning hand springs or eating with chopsticks. It looks easy until you try it. Helen Rowland
[ Baton Easy Eating Hand Looks Marriage Springs Try Turning Until]
I grew up in a family where the internalized understanding was that the kids were going to grow up into a better world. I worry, because I don't think my kids are going to have that. The world is very scary. The world would be scary without the choices the current administration made, but they just exacerbated it. And it ticks me off. I want my kids to have a good life. Bradley Whitford
[ Administration Because Better Choices Current Family Going Good Grew Grow Internalized Into Just Kids Life Made Off Scary Think Ticks Understanding Up Very Want Were Where Without World Worry Would]
A fat stomach sticks out too far. It prevents you from looking down and seeing what is going on around you. Norman Reilly Raine
[ Around Down Far Fat Going Looking Out Prevents Seeing Sticks Stomach Too]
If one sticks too rigidly to one's principles, one would hardly see anybody. Agatha Christie
[ Anybody Hardly Principles Rigidly See Sticks Too Would]