Authors that match 'told'.

Witold Gombrowicz Polish Novelist (1904-1969)
Witold Lutoslawski Polish Composer (-)
Witold Pilecki Polish Soldier (1901-1948)

Quotations that match 'told'.

Someone's just told me the English are still trying to take over the United States - is that true? Steve Guttenberg
[ English Just Over Someone States Still Take Told True Trying United]
I didn't want to be told what to do. I don't want to water down my music to fit into their formats. I know what rock and roll is to me, but everything's turning into one big commercial. Chris Robinson
[ Big Commercial Down Everything Fit Formats Into Know Music Rock Roll Their Told Turning Want Water]
My doctor told me I would never walk again. My mother told me I would. I believed my mother. Wilma Rudolph
[ Again Believed Doctor Mother Never Told Walk Would]
People say things about me all the time and I get over it. I've had some appalling things told about me. Boy George
[ Appalling Get Had Over Say Some Things Time Told]
After I had gone through this matter with the President I told him of my condition of health and that my doctors felt that I must take a complete rest and that I thought that that meant leaving the Department finally in a short time. Henry L. Stimson
[ After Complete Condition Department Doctors Felt Finally Gone Had Health Him Leaving Matter Meant Must President Rest Short Take Thought Through Time Told]
I was a kid from Oklahoma who never wanted to be a singer, but was told I could sing. And things snowballed. Patti Page
[ Could Kid Never Oklahoma Sing Singer Things Told Wanted]
I heard Mr. Wild Bill Davis. I heard him play in 1930 and he told me that it would take me fifteen years just to learn the pedals, the pedals of the organ and I got mad. Jimmy Smith
[ Bill Davis Fifteen Got Heard Him Just Learn Mad Mr Organ Play Take Told Wild Would Years]
My neighbour asked if he could use my lawnmower and I told him of course he could, so long as he didn't take it out of my garden. Eric Morecambe Gardening
[ Asked Could Course Garden Him Long Neighbour Out Take Told Use]
Someone told me that each equation I included in the book would halve the sales. Stephen Hawking
[ Book Each Equation Included Sales Someone Told Would]
The first thing they were told was how to hone their talent. Then they were told how to market their talent, discipline their talent and type their talent. And then they were told they might as well forget about talent. Esther B. Fein
[ Discipline First Forget Hone How Market Might Talent Their Then Thing Told Type Well Were]
I remember growing up always loving the guitar. I used to love to watch the people play on the Country Western shows on TV. My folks told me that when I was just a toddler, I used to pretend I was playing a guitar on a toothpick. Carl Wilson
[ Always Country Folks Growing Guitar Just Love Loving Play Playing Pretend Remember Shows Toddler Told Tv Up Used Watch Western]
I told them I belong to the same organizations and clubs Mrs. Roosevelt belongs to, but with a few brave exceptions, I was still unable to do films or television for the next seven years. Lena Horne
[ Belong Belongs Brave Clubs Exceptions Few Films Mrs Next Organizations Roosevelt Same Seven Still Television Them Told Unable Years]
My father always told me that all businessmen were sons of bitches, but I never believed it till now. John F. Kennedy
[ Always Believed Businessmen Father Never Now Sons Till Told Were]
I have a theory that the truth is never told during the nine-to-five hours. Hunter S. Thompson
[ During Hours Never Nine-To-Five Theory Told Truth]
We both agreed that Stalin was determined to hold out against the Germans. He told us he'd never let them get to Moscow. But if he was wrong, they'd go back to the Urals and fight. They'd never surrender. W. Averell Harriman
[ Against Agreed Back Both Determined Fight Germans Get Go Hold Moscow Never Out Stalin Surrender Them Told Us Wrong]
I've told so many lies about my age I don't know how old I am myself. Ruby Wax
[ Age Am How Know Lies Many Myself Old Told]
I was always told that I was too small, too skinny, too slow, not tough enough, and I never ever believed what people told me. Joe Theismann
[ Always Believed Enough Ever Never Skinny Slow Small Told Too Tough]
I still have never met Harry Saltzman, and was told he is quite unpleasant. Lana Wood
[ Harry Met Never Quite Still Told Unpleasant]
Last winter when I was coming home from church one Thursday evening, I saw somebody run around the house again. I told my father of that. Lizzie Andrew Borden
[ Again Around Church Coming Evening Father Home House Last Run Saw Somebody Thursday Told Winter]
My boss told me to get my butt in gear. I told him I was shiftless. Jay London
[ Boss Gear Get Him Told]
It's a director's job to tell a story and he's very well versed in telling stories with a bit of comedy in them and keeping the pace of the movie right and that's exactly what he did. He was observant of a world he didn't understand but he told a wonderful story. Cuba Gooding, Jr.
[ Bit Comedy Did Director Exactly Job Keeping Movie Observant Pace Right Stories Story Tell Telling Them Told Understand Versed Very Well Wonderful World]
I began composing works which were imitative of the music I was being told about. I was also very interested in translating the music into visual terms. Henry Flynt
[ Also Began Being Composing Imitative Interested Into Music Terms Told Translating Very Visual Were Which Works]
J has told me about his past. I know what happened and why. But he is the one person who made me believe in my talent and whatever happened in the past, he's been a wonderful manager to me. LaToya Jackson
[ Been Believe Happened His Know Made Manager Past Person Talent Told Whatever Why Wonderful]
I don't like it, but this afternoon I've told myself I am going to go and get a dress. Antonia Fraser
[ Afternoon Am Dress Get Go Going Myself Told]
I've never told you the story of Alice in Wonderland, have I? Edgar Bergen
[ Alice Never Story Told Wonderland]
I think then, when we started receiving the first of the user feedback, feedback from people that I had not specifically told about it, but had spread from friend to friend and then they were giving us feedback. Shawn Fanning
[ Feedback First Friend Giving Had Receiving Specifically Spread Started Then Think Told Us User Were]
If you had told me 28 years ago that the largest organization in the world touching the lives of gays and lesbians would be a church, I would not have believed you. Troy Perry
[ Ago Believed Church Gays Had Largest Lesbians Lives Organization Told Touching World Would Years]
I think that, I'm sure there are gonna be some teachers who are very entrenched in the system, who are going to buy in to what they're being told, as to what the kids are being fed. Morgan Spurlock
[ Being Buy Entrenched Fed Going Gonna Kids Some Sure System Teachers Think Told Very]
I talked to Reagan for about six hours all told. and Reagan was willing to go along with it. He didn't look at his watch, and he didn't allow his campaign aides to cut it off. Robert Scheer
[ Allow Along Campaign Cut Go His Hours Look Off Reagan Six Talked Told Watch Willing]
My parents always told me that if you want something, you can do whatever you have to do to get it. As long as it's not against someone else. Marion Cotillard
[ Against Always Else Get Long Parents Someone Something Told Want Whatever]
I was told there would be riots in the streets, but there were no riots. Paddy Ashdown
[ Riots Streets Told Were Would]
What they do in heaven we are ignorant of; what they do not do we are told expressly. Jonathan Swift
[ Expressly Heaven Ignorant Told]
I avoided nudity unless a film couldn't be told without those scenes. If you look at my films, few of them have that element, yet nudity and male fantasies have become emblematic of my work. Greta Scacchi
[ Avoided Become Element Fantasies Few Film Films Look Male Nudity Scenes Them Those Told Unless Without Work Yet]
In basic training we had been told to watch out for Japanese spies. Jack Adams
[ Basic Been Had Japanese Out Spies Told Training Watch]
There are few joys to compare with the telling of a well-told tale. Charles de Lint
[ Compare Few Joys Tale Telling]
I phoned Joe Roth, who was head of the studio at the time, and told him how beautiful the film was, and that I was fully ready to support it, that Michael's work was wonderful and I imagined that Daniel would feel the same. He listened quietly and read between the lines. Madeleine Stowe
[ Beautiful Between Daniel Feel Film Fully Head Him How Imagined Joe Lines Listened Michael Phoned Quietly Read Ready Roth Same Studio Support Time Told Wonderful Work Would]
The idealists dream and the dream is told, and the practical men listen and ponder and bring back the truth and apply it to human life, and progress and growth and higher human ideals come into being and so the world moves ever on. Anna Howard Shaw
[ Apply Back Being Bring Come Dream Ever Growth Higher Human Idealists Ideals Into Life Listen Men Moves Ponder Practical Progress Told Truth World]
Sampling, statisticians have told us, is a much more effective way of getting a good census. Rob Lowe
[ Census Effective Getting Good More Much Sampling Statisticians Told Us Way]
I told the students that whatever they did in class was for the wastebasket. Imogen Cunningham
[ Class Did Students Told Wastebasket Whatever]
Life is not having been told that the man has just waxed the floor. Ogden Nash
[ Been Floor Having Just Life Man Told Waxed]
I think I definitely got scared by the second or third time a doctor told me I was dying. Daniel Johns
[ Definitely Doctor Dying Got Scared Second Think Third Time Told]
It is very difficult for girls. They're told to look one way, but to act another way. Glenn Close
[ Act Another Difficult Girls Look Told Very Way]
They told me at the end of that test that they wanted me to be a part of this project. I walked out and had a moment of clarity where I thought, not many people will ever have this moment. Wentworth Miller
[ Clarity End Ever Had Many Moment Out Part Project Test Thought Told Walked Wanted Where Will]
I believe that the people, instead of pretty lies, should be told the truth, no matter how ugly it may be. What can we do, destiny hasn't been kind to us; but, with the help of God, we will prevail. Alija Izetbegovic
[ Been Believe Destiny God Hasn Help How Instead Kind Lies Matter May Pretty Prevail Should Told Truth Ugly Us Will]
I am only 8 years old, I told myself. No little boy of 8 has ever murdered anyone. It's not possible. Roald Dahl
[ Am Anyone Boy Ever Little Murdered Myself Old Only Possible Told Years]
Americans were told repeatedly by President Bush and Vice President Cheney that Iraq had weapons of mass destruction. None were ever found. John Olver
[ Americans Bush Cheney Destruction Ever Found Had Iraq Mass None President Repeatedly Told Vice Weapons Were]
My oldest step-son wants to direct or produce. As far as being an actor, I've already told them they have to wait until they're 18; I won't take them to auditions. Elizabeth Perkins
[ Actor Already Auditions Being Direct Far Oldest Produce Take Them Told Until Wait Wants Won]
My parents never told us that our great-grandmothers had been slaves. Constance Baker Motley
[ Been Had Never Our Parents Slaves Told Us]
I'd grab the camera and tell people what to do, and when I was 14, someone told me that it was called directing. Guillermo del Toro
[ Called Camera Directing Grab Someone Tell Told]
The doctor who applied a stethoscope to my heart was not satisfied. I was told to get my papers with the clerk in the outer hall. I was medically rejected. C. S. Forester
[ Applied Clerk Doctor Get Hall Heart Medically Outer Papers Rejected Satisfied Told]
I would listen to how they told the story, to what elements they used, to how it sounded, and that's who I patterned myself after, the people who were on CBS News. Ed Bradley
[ After Cbs Elements How Listen Myself News Patterned Sounded Story Told Used Were Would]
A boy's story is the best that is ever told. Charles Dickens
[ Best Boy Ever Story Told]
I can think of no one that my grandparents knew, that told me stories and that I experienced myself, had any sense of social inferiority growing up in segregated Washington. None whatsoever. Ed Smith
[ Any Experienced Grandparents Growing Had Inferiority Knew Myself None Segregated Sense Social Stories Think Told Up Washington Whatsoever]
Re-examine all that you have been told... dismiss that which insults your soul. Walt Whitman
[ Been Dismiss Insults Re-Examine Soul Told Which Your]
I talked with Quentin about where the character came from, and he told me Kansas City. I don't know how somebody talks from Kansas City, so I made him from New York. Steve Buscemi
[ Came Character City Him How Kansas Know Made New Quentin Somebody Talked Talks Told Where York]
It was my Mum who got me into singing properly - she knew I had to do something with my voice because she knew I was talented. She was the one who pushed me into joining a choir all those years ago, when I was about 12. I remember she told me to start with the choir and just see where it took me. Susan Boyle
[ Ago Because Choir Got Had Into Joining Just Knew Mum Properly Pushed Remember See She Singing Something Start Talented Those Told Took Voice Where Years]
On December 17, 1984, I had surgery to remove two inches of my left lung due to pneumonia. After two hours of surgery the doctors told my mother I had AIDS. Ryan White
[ After Aids December Doctors Due Had Hours Inches Left Lung Mother Pneumonia Remove Surgery Told Two]
I asked a man in prison once how he happened to be there and he said he had stolen a pair of shoes. I told him if he had stolen a railroad he would be a United States Senator. Mary Harris Jones
[ Asked Had Happened Him How Man Once Pair Prison Railroad Said Senator Shoes States Stolen Told United Would]
Women writers have been told, forever, that our stories were not valuable. Not as valuable as men's stories about wars, business, power. Joyce Maynard
[ Been Business Forever Men Our Power Stories Told Valuable Wars Were Women Writers]
I was in school studying civil engineering. A guy approached me on the street and said that I had a interesting look-very exotic. He told me I should try to be in the industry. Thuy Trang
[ Approached Civil Engineering Exotic Guy Had Industry Interesting Said School Should Street Studying Told Try]
The Sunday School teacher talked too much in the way our grade school teacher used to when she told us about George Washington. Pleasant, pretty stories, but not true. Frances Farmer
[ George Grade Much Our Pleasant Pretty School She Stories Sunday Talked Teacher Told Too True Us Used Washington Way]
We were told this war would be over in a matter of weeks, and that the Iraqis would be able to finance it with oil sales. We were promised it was not a mission of nation building. Sherrod Brown
[ Able Building Finance Iraqis Matter Mission Nation Oil Over Promised Sales Told War Weeks Were Would]
A friend of mine once told me that I can't screw up when I play my own music. I also take voice lessons, play other peoples' songs out of music books, and occasionally figure out how to play other people's music from records. This keeps my ears, fingers, and mind working. Lisa Loeb
[ Also Books Ears Figure Fingers Friend How Keeps Lessons Mind Mine Music Occasionally Once Other Out Own Peoples Play Records Screw Songs Take Told Up Voice Working]
When Queer Eye hit, the church told my mom they were praying for me. She said, God loves him too. And I support him 100 percent. Jai Rodriguez
[ Church Eye God Him Hit Loves Mom Percent Praying Queer Said She Support Told Too Were]
I told them that free people always had to decide where to draw the line between their liberty and their security. I noted that the attacks would almost certainly push us as a nation more toward security. Michael Hayden
[ Almost Always Attacks Between Certainly Decide Draw Free Had Liberty Line More Nation Noted Push Security Their Them Told Toward Us Where Would]
Truth uncompromisingly told will always have its ragged edges. Herman Melville
[ Always Edges Ragged Told Truth Will]
When my father would yell at me, I told myself someday I'd use it in a book. Paula Danziger
[ Book Father Myself Someday Told Use Would Yell]
You've probably read in People that I'm a nice guy - but when the doctor first told me I had Parkinson's, I wanted to kill him. Michael J. Fox
[ Doctor First Guy Had Him Kill Nice Parkinson Probably Read Told Wanted]
Nobody told Don Henley or me that we were going to make it as solo artists, but I can speak for Don when I say that we are both really happy now that the band is not together. Glenn Frey
[ Artists Band Both Going Happy Henley Make Nobody Now Really Say Solo Speak Together Told Were]
This is unusual for me. I have given readings and not lectures. I have told people who ask for lectures that I have no lecture to give. And that is true. V. S. Naipaul
[ Ask Give Given Lecture Lectures Readings Told True Unusual]
Every nut who kills people has a Bible lying around. If you're looking for violent rape imagery, the Bible's right there in your hotel room. If you just want to look up ways to screw people up, there it is, and you're justified because God told you to. Penn Jillette
[ Around Because Bible Every God Hotel Imagery Just Justified Kills Look Looking Lying Nut Right Room Screw Told Up Violent Want Ways Your]
I am told that the clinical definition of insanity is the tenancy to do the same thing over and over again and expect different results. Stephen F. Lynch
[ Again Am Clinical Definition Different Expect Insanity Over Results Same Thing Told]
I am afraid that the ordinary citizen will not like to be told that the banks can and do create and destroy money. And they who control the credit of a nation direct the policy of governments, and hold in the hollow of their hands the destiny of the people. Richard McKenna
[ Afraid Am Banks Citizen Control Create Credit Destiny Destroy Direct Governments Hands Hold Hollow Money Nation Ordinary Policy Their Told Will]
That's what my Dad always told me, on the ballot, they should always have a third choice, like none of the above, then if enough people picked that, they'd have to get new candidates. Meg White
[ Above Always Ballot Candidates Choice Dad Enough Get New None Picked Should Then Third Told]
I don't think anybody can be told how to act. I think you can give advice. But you have to find your own way through it. Judi Dench
[ Act Advice Anybody Find Give How Own Think Through Told Way Your]
I think cheese smells funny, but I feel bananas "are" funny. I'm assuming Swamp told the whole story of the executives seriously asking us to replace the banana with cheese because they thought it was funnier. Joe Murray
[ Asking Assuming Banana Bananas Because Cheese Executives Feel Funnier Funny Replace Seriously Smells Story Swamp Think Thought Told Us Whole]
No one ever told me that grief felt so like fear. C. S. Lewis
[ Ever Fear Felt Grief Told]
For all its terrible faults, in one sense America is still the last, best hope of mankind, because it spells out so vividly the kind of happiness that most people actually want, regardless of what they are told they ought to want. Ferdinand Mount
[ Actually America Because Best Faults Happiness Hope Kind Last Mankind Most Ought Out Regardless Sense Spells Still Terrible Told Vividly Want]
They told me my services were no longer desired because they wanted to put in a youth program as an advance way of keeping the club going. I'll never make the mistake of being seventy again. Casey Stengel
[ Advance Again Because Being Club Desired Going Keeping Longer Make Mistake Never Program Put Services Seventy Told Wanted Way Were Youth]
Told that the passing grade is a B or competence and that we will help you to get there, students do competent work. The lowest passing grade in the real world is competence. Why do schools accept so much less? William Glasser
[ Accept Competence Competent Get Grade Help Less Lowest Much Passing Real Schools Students Told Why Will Work World]
What a kid I got, I told him about the birds and the bee and he told me about the butcher and my wife. Rodney Dangerfield
[ Bee Birds Butcher Got Him Kid Told Wife]
On the day when man told the story of his life to man, history was born. Alfred de Vigny
[ Born Day His History Life Man Story Told]
When Brian told me he grew up in New Mexico, I told him I thought it is cool that people from other countries play football. He corrected me on my geography and agreed to sit down with me anyway. Terry Bradshaw
[ Agreed Anyway Brian Cool Corrected Countries Down Football Geography Grew Him Mexico New Other Play Sit Thought Told Up]
I was told I was talented when I applied to Falmouth School of Art and that I should consider skipping the course and proceeding directly to degree level. John Dyer
[ Applied Art Consider Course Degree Directly Level Proceeding School Should Skipping Talented Told]
He told me I didn't understand, that we were from the bleak industrial wastes of North England, or something, and that we didn't understand the Internet. I told him Fall fans invented the Internet. They were on there in 1982. Mark E. Smith
[ Bleak England Fall Fans Him Industrial Internet Invented North Something Told Understand Wastes Were]
The record company really pissed me off when they told me to lose weight. I couldn't be bothered with looking a certain way. So I left the business. I don't regret it. Kim Wilde
[ Bothered Business Certain Company Left Looking Lose Off Really Record Regret Told Way Weight]
What is the biggest public forum in the United States? We were told it's the Super Bowl. The ad shows kids working at blue-collar jobs, and the final statement is just written text: Who's going to pay for the trillion dollar deficit? Joan Blades
[ Ad Biggest Blue-Collar Bowl Deficit Dollar Final Forum Going Jobs Just Kids Pay Public Shows Statement States Super Text Told Trillion United Were Working Written]
I broke down on Thursday, Nov. 3, and told Sheriff Howard Wells the truth. It wasn't easy, but after the truth was out, I felt like the world was lifted off my shoulders. Susan Smith
[ After Broke Down Easy Felt Howard Lifted Nov Off Out Sheriff Shoulders Thursday Told Truth Wells World]
A stockbroker urged me to buy a stock that would triple its value every year. I told him, "At my age, I don't even buy green bananas." Claude Pepper Funny
[ Age Bananas Buy Even Every Green Him Stock Told Triple Urged Value Would Year]
My mother told me two things constantly. One was to be a lady and the other was to be independent, and the law was something most unusual for those times because for most girls growing up in the '40s, the most important degree was not your B.A. but your M.R.S. Ruth Bader Ginsburg
[ Because Constantly Degree Girls Growing Important Independent Lady Law Most Mother Other Something Things Those Times Told Two Unusual Up Your]
Immortality Device has been tested and researched by medical researchers all over the world from time to time. They email me and told me what they found. I post their results sometimes on my site. Alex Chiu
[ Been Device Email Found Immortality Medical Over Post Researched Researchers Results Site Sometimes Tested Their Time Told World]
My grandmother told stories; she was very good at that. Cornelia Funke
[ Good Grandmother She Stories Told Very]
I think everyone who makes movies should be forced to do television. Because you have to finish. You have to get it done, and there are a lot of decisions made just for the sake of making decisions. You do something because it's efficient and because it gets the story told and it connects to the audience. Joss Whedon
[ Audience Because Connects Decisions Done Efficient Everyone Finish Forced Get Gets Just Lot Made Makes Making Movies Sake Should Something Story Television Think Told]
I never told a victim story about my imprisonment. Instead, I told a transformation story - about how prison changed my outlook, about how I saw that communication, truth, and trust are at the heart of power. Fernando Flores
[ Changed Communication Heart How Imprisonment Instead Never Outlook Power Prison Saw Story Told Transformation Trust Truth Victim]
No one ever told me I was pretty when I was a little girl. All little girls should be told they're pretty, even if they aren't. Marilyn Monroe
[ Even Ever Girl Girls Little Pretty Should Told]
The Romans, we are told, were by nature a peculiarly warlike race. Goldwin Smith
[ Nature Peculiarly Race Romans Told Warlike Were]
We had good white friends who advised us against taking the war path. My friend and brother, Mr. Chapman, told us just how the war would end. Chief Joseph
[ Advised Against Brother End Friend Friends Good Had How Just Mr Path Taking Told Us War White Would]
The next day, I got a phone call from him and he told me to come and read for a movie called New Jack City. So I went over there and they told me I was gonna wear dreads and play a cop. Ice T
[ Call Called City Come Cop Day Dreads Gonna Got Him Jack Movie New Next Over Phone Play Read Told Wear Went]
People who drink to drown their sorrow should be told that sorrow knows how to swim. Ann Landers
[ Drink Drown How Knows Should Sorrow Swim Their Told]
I told the record company I didn't feel the need to be at red-carpet events. I wanted a career. But I wanted to keep myself intact as a person. Enya
[ Career Company Events Feel Intact Keep Myself Need Person Record Told Wanted]
I had a long conversation with Steve Carlton. He told me that on the days he pitched, he felt it was his responsibility to make everyone around him better, to lift his teammates. That's what I try to do. Randy Johnson
[ Around Better Carlton Conversation Days Everyone Felt Had Him His Lift Long Make Pitched Responsibility Steve Teammates Told Try]
I wanted nothing less than to be a fiction writer when I was a kid. If you had told me I would be an artist or novelist when I grew up, I would have laughed in your face. Caleb Carr
[ Artist Face Fiction Grew Had Kid Laughed Less Nothing Novelist Than Told Up Wanted Would Writer Your]
I peaked early. I was told I'd missed my boat. Moon Unit Zappa
[ Boat Early Missed Peaked Told]
My mother told me I was dancing before I was born. She could feel my toes tapping wildly inside her for months. Ginger Rogers
[ Before Born Could Dancing Feel Her Inside Months Mother She Tapping Toes Told Wildly]
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]
Tell me what you read and I'll tell you who you are is true enough, but I'd know you better if you told me what you reread. Francois Mauriac
[ Better Enough Know Read Reread Tell Told True]
I told her it was a bigger than life musical, that all the actors were going to be about the same age, late twenties into thirties. It would be a style; a kind of surreal high school. Randal Kleiser
[ Actors Age Bigger Going Her High Into Kind Late Life Musical Same School Style Surreal Than Thirties Told Twenties Were Would]
I wrote those poems for myself, as a way of being a soldier here in this country. I didn't know the poems would travel. I didn't go to Lebanon until two years ago, but people told me that many Arabs had memorized these poems and translated them into Arabic. June Jordan
[ Ago Arabic Arabs Being Country Go Had Here Into Know Lebanon Many Myself Poems Soldier Them These Those Told Translated Travel Two Until Way Would Wrote Years]
I was the deputy Chairman of the Democratic Union of the Pacific, and we started at 8 I think and I was called to the telephone and to be told there's a coup, the government has been overthrown - it was round about 9, 10 when the Parliament sat they had done then. Kamisese Mara
[ Been Called Chairman Coup Democratic Deputy Done Government Had Overthrown Pacific Parliament Round Sat Started Telephone Then Think Told Union]
I told him that my own opinion was that the time now and the method now to deal with Russia was to keep our mouths shut and let our actions speak for words. Henry L. Stimson
[ Actions Deal Him Keep Method Mouths Now Opinion Our Own Russia Shut Speak Time Told Words]
I've been told before, and I tend to believe it, I'm not like most actresses out there. Moira Kelly
[ Actresses Been Before Believe Most Out Tend Told]
I told the brethren that the Book of Mormon was the most correct of any book on earth, and the keystone of our religion, and a man would get nearer to God by abiding by its precepts, than by any other book. Joseph Smith, Jr.
[ Abiding Any Book Brethren Correct Earth Get God Keystone Man Mormon Most Nearer Other Our Precepts Religion Than Told Would]
In fact, if they didn't let me commute, I would not have taken the role because I wanted to graduate high school with my classmates. I remember my agent's jaw dropping when I told him if I couldn't commute I didn't want the role. Sarah Chalke
[ Agent Because Classmates Commute Dropping Fact Graduate High Him Jaw Remember Role School Taken Told Want Wanted Would]
In a chemistry class there was a guy sitting in front of me doing what looked like a jigsaw puzzle or some really weird kind of thing. He told me he was writing a computer program. Jon Postel
[ Chemistry Class Computer Doing Front Guy Jigsaw Kind Looked Program Puzzle Really Sitting Some Thing Told Weird Writing]
It's easy to kick somebody when they're down. George W. Bush has dealt with more difficult issues than any president since Franklin Roosevelt. And I've told my colleagues it's time that we go stand up for the president. John Boehner
[ Any Bush Colleagues Dealt Difficult Down Easy Franklin George Go Issues Kick More President Roosevelt Since Somebody Stand Than Time Told Up]
I had no expectations about fatherhood, really, but it's definitely a journey I'm glad to be taking. Number one, it's a great learning experience. When my mother told me it's a 24/7 job, she wasn't kidding. Christopher Meloni
[ Definitely Expectations Experience Fatherhood Glad Great Had Job Journey Kidding Learning Mother Number Really She Taking Told]
I basically put myself into directors' hands and let them tell me what to do, and the more they told me what to do, the more I liked it. Julie Christie
[ Basically Directors Hands Into Liked More Myself Put Tell Them Told]
And I haven't met too many actors along the way that haven't told me how much the show has meant to them. It's one of the reasons they say they are doing what they're doing, today. David Selby
[ Actors Along Doing Haven How Many Meant Met Much Reasons Say Show Them Today Told Too Way]
I have an almost complete disregard of precedent, and a faith in the possibility of something better. It irritates me to be told how things have always been done. I defy the tyranny of precedent. I go for anything new that might improve the past. Clara Barton
[ Almost Always Anything Been Better Complete Defy Disregard Done Faith Go How Improve Irritates Might New Past Possibility Precedent Something Things Told Tyranny]
My gut and intuition told me it wasn't time to do this. Mario Vazquez
[ Gut Intuition Time Told]
Justin Timberlake is terrific in this film. I told him it's time to stop singing. Bruce Willis
[ Film Him Justin Singing Stop Terrific Timberlake Time Told]
I am so tired of being told by Democratic operatives to "suck it up" because so many other profound issues are at stake. David Mixner
[ Am Because Being Democratic Issues Many Operatives Other Profound Stake Suck Tired Told Up]
So I told Robert from the start that if we couldn't get Charles and Max to take part, but especially Charles, that I didn't want to make the film. So would he call his mother and talk to Charles and see if Charles would at all be interested. Terry Zwigoff
[ Call Charles Especially Film Get His Interested Make Max Mother Part Robert See Start Take Talk Told Want Would]
If our most highly qualified General Staff officers had been told to work out the most nonsensical high level organization for war which they could think of, they could not have produced anything more stupid that that which we have at present. Claus von Stauffenberg
[ Anything Been Could General Had High Highly Level More Most Nonsensical Officers Organization Our Out Present Produced Qualified Staff Stupid Think Told War Which Work]
Who told you you're allowed to rain on my parade? Bob Merrill
[ Allowed Parade Rain Told]
Satan cannot win. Why not? Because he has denied God's sovereignty and disobeyed God's law. But Moses was told explicitly, God's blessings come only from obedience. Satan will not win because he has abandoned God's tool of dominion, biblical law. Gary North
[ Abandoned Because Biblical Blessings Cannot Come Denied Dominion Explicitly God Law Moses Obedience Only Satan Sovereignty Told Tool Why Will Win]
I once told Nixon that the Presidency is like being a jackass caught in a hail storm. You've got to just stand there and take it. Lyndon B. Johnson
[ Being Caught Got Hail Jackass Just Nixon Once Presidency Stand Storm Take Told]
I've told Billy if I ever caught him cheating, I wouldn't kill him because I love his children and they need a dad. But I would beat him up. I know where all of his sports injuries are. Angelina Jolie
[ Beat Because Billy Caught Cheating Children Dad Ever Him His Injuries Kill Know Love Need Sports Told Up Where Would]
What is the natural reaction when told you have a hopeless mental illness? That diagnosis does you in; that, and the humiliation of being there. I mean, the indignity you're subjected to. My God. Kate Millett
[ Being Diagnosis Does God Hopeless Humiliation Illness Indignity Mean Mental Natural Reaction Subjected Told]
Some guy hit my fender, and I told him, 'Be fruitful and multiply,' but not in those words. Woody Allen
[ Fender Fruitful Guy Him Hit Multiply Some Those Told Words]
At that time we were very definitely told that under no circumstances should there be any secret chapters or any other secrecy in the life of the Party, but that everything should be done publicly. Fritz Sauckel
[ Any Chapters Circumstances Definitely Done Everything Life Other Party Publicly Secrecy Secret Should Time Told Under Very Were]
My old English buddy, John Rackham, wrote and told me what made science fiction different from all other kinds of literature - science fiction is written according to the science fiction method. Frederik Pohl
[ According Buddy Different English Fiction John Kinds Literature Made Method Old Other Science Told Written Wrote]
Some time ago, I told Larry King that I planned to live to be 102. I still do. Maureen O'Hara
[ Ago King Larry Live Planned Some Still Time Told]
I just told you I wasn't a Satanist. Glenn Danzig
[ Just Satanist Told]
My friend had a funny remark; he told me everybody has something - some people have a big butt, some people are insecure and at least you know what it is, even if it's a lump on your head. I know I have a lump on my head. Karen Duffy
[ Big Even Everybody Friend Funny Had Head Insecure Know Least Lump Remark Some Something Told Your]
I remember when I was in college, people told me I couldn't play in the NBA. There's always somebody saying you can't do it, and those people have to be ignored. Bill Cartwright
[ Always College Ignored Nba Play Remember Saying Somebody Those Told]
I don't like being told someone's interpretation of something that I do. Jonathan Brandis
[ Being Interpretation Someone Something Told]
They told me that they are starting a classic label, and wanted me to be the first artist. So I signed, and am producing myself, and writing my own music, but I'm their first artist on their classic label. And I have creative control. Teena Marie
[ Am Artist Classic Control Creative First Label Music Myself Own Producing Signed Starting Their Told Wanted Writing]
With regard to the moral and religious condition of the slaves, I cannot, either from what I observe, or from what is told me, consider it in any way gratifying. Frederick Law Olmsted
[ Any Cannot Condition Consider Either Gratifying Moral Observe Regard Religious Slaves Told Way]
The movies that influenced me were movies that told their stories through pictures more than words. Sam Mendes
[ Influenced More Movies Pictures Stories Than Their Through Told Were Words]
I wasn't that wild about that. I told them basically if they were really going to want to bring back heavy metal to a program on MTV, then they are really going to have to get in touch with what real heavy metal is. Phil Anselmo
[ Back Basically Bring Get Going Heavy Metal Mtv Program Real Really Them Then Told Touch Want Were Wild]
I told my doctor I get very tired when I go on a diet, so he gave me pep pills. Know what happened? I ate faster. Joe E. Lewis Diet
[ Ate Diet Doctor Faster Gave Get Go Happened Know Pep Pills Tired Told Very]
The songs are not necessarily autobiographical. A lot of songs are a combination of influences. It might be some part of my life, or something I've felt, or something somebody's told me. It all comes together. Tracy Chapman
[ Autobiographical Combination Comes Felt Influences Life Lot Might Necessarily Part Some Somebody Something Songs Together Told]
I'm not sure exactly what Victor told Dr. Goldman, but I don't think he fully knew what was going on... I think he was really oblivious. I don't think he knew. Kelli White
[ Dr Exactly Fully Going Knew Oblivious Really Sure Think Told Victor]
Bobby Knight told me this: 'There is nothing that a good defense cannot beat a better offense.' In other words a good offense wins. Dan Quayle Sports
[ Beat Better Bobby Cannot Defense Good Knight Nothing Offense Other Told Wins Words]
The guys have told me not to quit my day job. Garth Brooks
[ Day Guys Job Quit Told]
Some months ago, while I was preparing a new work, I told a young cinema executive my intention of including in a soundtrack two themes from Bach. But when he asked me which has been the last hit from that Bach?, then I knew that I had no longer place in cinema. Maurice Jarre
[ Ago Asked Bach Been Cinema Executive Had Hit Including Intention Knew Last Longer Months New Place Preparing Some Soundtrack Themes Then Told Two Which While Work Young]
A lawyer I once knew told me of a strange case, a suffragette who had never married. After her death, he opened her trunk and discovered 50 wedding gowns. Marguerite Young
[ After Case Death Discovered Gowns Had Her Knew Lawyer Married Never Once Opened Strange Told Trunk Wedding]
I told them I would work to strengthen and secure Medicare for generations to come, and I told them I would fight for a new prescription drug benefit under Medicare. Mike Rogers
[ Benefit Come Fight Generations Medicare New Prescription Secure Strengthen Them Told Under Work Would]
We're given the springboard of the text, a plane ticket, told to report to Alabama, and there's a group of people all ready to make a film and it's a marvelous life. Albert Finney
[ Alabama Film Given Group Life Make Marvelous Plane Ready Report Springboard Text Ticket Told]
Children will not pretend to be enjoying books, and they will not read books because they have been told that these books are good. They are looking for delight. Helen Dunmore
[ Because Been Books Children Delight Enjoying Good Looking Pretend Read These Told Will]
A number of us had conversations with the Kerry campaign about what he was going to say about CAFE. What he told us was that he did not want to sacrifice jobs and that he wanted to work with the auto industry to achieve that goal. Jennifer Granholm
[ Achieve Auto Cafe Campaign Conversations Did Goal Going Had Industry Jobs Kerry Number Sacrifice Say Told Us Want Wanted Work]
He didn't want to tell his son what to do, but told me to write the president a letter. I didn't name a country, but there are many countries we have a fragile relationship with. George Herbert Walker
[ Countries Country Fragile His Letter Many Name President Relationship Son Tell Told Want Write]
In private some critics have come up to me afterwards and told me they honestly enjoyed the movie. Then they'd tell me that they're still going to have to write it up negatively. Joe Pantoliano
[ Afterwards Come Critics Enjoyed Going Honestly Movie Negatively Private Some Still Tell Then Told Up Write]
The conservative movement was told to curl up in a fetal position and just stay there for the next eight years, thank you very much. Well, how things have changed. Christine O'Donnell
[ Changed Conservative Curl Eight Fetal How Just Movement Much Next Position Stay Thank Things Told Up Very Well Years]
Wednesday a junior came to me, and told me I was to be hazed as I left the Opera House Friday night. Richard H. Davis
[ Came Friday House Junior Left Night Opera Told Wednesday]
The reader need not be told that John Bull never leaves home without encumbering himself with the greatest possible load of luggage. Our companions were no exception to the rule. Francis Parkman
[ Bull Companions Exception Greatest Himself Home John Leaves Load Luggage Need Never Our Possible Reader Rule Told Were Without]
They told me I'd never probably see the front-line area. Jessica Lynch
[ Area Never Probably See Told]
They told me I should be making my own records. So I figured, 'why not? Dee Dee Warwick
[ Figured Making Own Records Should Told Why]
My physics teacher, Thomas Miner was particularly gifted. To this day, I remember how he introduced the subject of physics. He told us we were going to learn how to deal with very simple questions such as how a body falls due to the acceleration of gravity. Steven Chu
[ Acceleration Body Day Deal Due Falls Gifted Going Gravity How Introduced Learn Miner Particularly Physics Questions Remember Simple Subject Such Teacher Thomas Told Us Very Were]
When I was 13, I told Henry Winkler I wanted to act. He said, Do it and don't let anyone stand in your way. His validation just made it all the more true. I haven't stopped thanking him since. Marlee Matlin
[ Act Anyone Haven Henry Him His Just Made More Said Since Stand Stopped Thanking Told True Validation Wanted Way Your]
I shall give you hunger, and pain, and sleepless nights. Also beauty, and satisfactions known to few, and glimpses of the heavenly life. None of these you shall have continually, and of their coming and going you shall not be foretold. Howard Lindsay
[ Also Beauty Coming Continually Few Foretold Give Glimpses Going Heavenly Hunger Known Life Nights None Pain Satisfactions Shall Sleepless Their These]
I'm probably the most introverted extrovert you'll ever meet. Up until I got this show I was constantly told, 'She was really good, but she's just not cute enough.' Nikki Cox
[ Constantly Cute Enough Ever Extrovert Good Got Introverted Just Meet Most Probably Really She Show Told Until Up]
A lot of people told me that I'm committing musical suicide with my sound. Kid Rock
[ Committing Lot Musical Sound Suicide Told]
We are told to let our light shine, and if it does, we won't need to tell anybody it does. Lighthouses don't fire cannons to call attention to their shining- they just shine. Dwight L. Moody
[ Anybody Attention Call Cannons Does Fire Just Light Need Our Shine Tell Their Told Won]
Faith: Belief without evidence in what is told by one who speaks without knowledge, of things without parallel. Ambrose Bierce
[ Belief Evidence Faith Knowledge Parallel Speaks Things Told Without]
The most difficult thing is the organization of people and the expression of your intentions. It's very easy to have a picture in your head and to imagine that you've told everybody about what you need. Neil Jordan
[ Difficult Easy Everybody Expression Head Imagine Intentions Most Need Organization Picture Thing Told Very Your]
When dad told me Mr Steptoe had passed away, I broke down. Louise Brown
[ Away Broke Dad Down Had Mr Passed Told]
Somebody told me I should put a pebble in my mouth to cure my stuttering. Well, I tried it, and during a scene I swallowed the pebble. That was the end of that. Jean Rostand
[ Cure During End Mouth Pebble Put Scene Should Somebody Stuttering Swallowed Told Tried Well]
With the art therapy, as soon as they saw the paper and crayons coming, we couldn't get it out fast enough. And we told them to draw about the tsunami. Connie Sellecca
[ Art Coming Crayons Draw Enough Fast Get Out Paper Saw Soon Them Therapy Told Tsunami]
Deep down, my mom had long suspected I was gay... Much of her anger and hurt came from her sense of betrayal that she was the last to be told. Chastity Bono
[ Anger Betrayal Came Deep Down Gay Had Her Hurt Last Long Mom Much Sense She Suspected Told]
I never told my father I loved him before he died, and I have a lot of issues about that. They're all swimming around in my head, in my heart, unresolved, and in a way it felt fitting to dedicate the film to him. Gary Oldman
[ Around Before Dedicate Died Father Felt Film Fitting Head Heart Him Issues Lot Loved Never Swimming Told Unresolved Way]
After about six months, I told my mother that I wanted the lessons to stop, and she was intelligent enough not to force me to continue. Besides, the lessons cost money, which was anything but abundant in our household. Georg Solti
[ Abundant After Anything Besides Continue Cost Enough Force Household Intelligent Lessons Money Months Mother Our She Six Stop Told Wanted Which]
In a Glasser Quality School there is no such thing as a closed book test. Students are told to get out their notes and open their books. There is no such thing as being forbidden to ask the teacher or another student for help. William Glasser
[ Another Ask Being Book Books Closed Forbidden Get Help Notes Open Out Quality School Student Students Such Teacher Test Their Thing Told]
More than anything else, we need in this society the opportunity for people to tell us what they think without being told that they're either dumb, or stupid, or uninformed. Brian Lamb
[ Anything Being Dumb Either Else More Need Opportunity Society Stupid Tell Than Think Told Uninformed Us Without]
He told us he was going to take crime out of the streets. He did. He took it into the damn White House. Ralph Abernathy
[ Crime Damn Did Going House Into Out Streets Take Told Took Us White]
They need to learn poetry. They don't need to learn about poetry. They don't need to be told how to interpret poetry. They don't need to be told how to understand poetry. They need to learn it. Peter Davison
[ How Interpret Learn Need Poetry Told Understand]
The still must tease with the promise of a story the viewer of it itches to be told. Cindy Sherman
[ Itches Must Promise Still Story Tease Told Viewer]
I grew up in an abusive home and was told on a daily basis by my father that I would never amount to anything and that I looked like a boy. Janice Dickinson
[ Abusive Amount Anything Basis Boy Daily Father Grew Home Looked Never Told Up Would]
Venus told me the other day that champions don't get nervous in tight situations. That really helped me a lot. I decided I shouldn't get nervous and just do the best I can. Serena Williams
[ Best Champions Day Decided Get Helped Just Lot Nervous Other Really Situations Tight Told Venus]
I was planning, I told everybody, to take him on the road with me. At the very least I fully expected to keep up my hectic pace, and my passion as a war correspondent. Christiane Amanpour
[ Correspondent Everybody Expected Fully Hectic Him Keep Least Pace Passion Planning Road Take Told Up Very War]
On my first day in New York a guy asked me if I knew where Central Park was. When I told him I didn't he said, 'Do you mind if I mug you here?'. Paul Merton
[ Asked Central Day First Guy Here Him Knew Mind Mug New Park Said Told Where York]
There's immense fun to be had as long as you can sort of sneak it past DC. I have been told on occasion that I need to have more respect for these characters. Garth Ennis
[ Been Characters Dc Fun Had Immense Long More Need Occasion Past Respect Sneak Sort These Told]
With faith and courage, generations of Armenians have overcome great suffering and proudly preserved their culture, traditions, and religion and have told the story of the genocide to an often indifferent world. Jerry Costello
[ Armenians Courage Culture Faith Generations Genocide Great Indifferent Often Overcome Preserved Proudly Religion Story Suffering Their Told Traditions World]
I do need to be told when I'm going wrong. No one's acting can be an exact, 100 percent science. Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio
[ Acting Exact Going Need Percent Science Told Wrong]
I knew more about Texas than the Texans and when they told me I would find summer here I smiled knowingly. Richard H. Davis
[ Find Here Knew Knowingly More Smiled Summer Texans Texas Than Told Would]
I live to hail that season by gifted one foretold, when men shall live by reason, and not alone by gold. George Linnaeus Banks
[ Alone Foretold Gifted Gold Hail Live Men Reason Season Shall]
I can't remember ever being told how to ride. Gordon Richards
[ Being Ever How Remember Ride Told]
Gen. Tommy Franks told me the war was being compromised as specialized personnel and equipment were being shifted from Afghanistan to prepare for the war in Iraq - a war more than a year away. Bob Graham
[ Afghanistan Away Being Compromised Equipment Franks Gen Iraq More Personnel Prepare Shifted Specialized Than Told Tommy War Were Year]
I was told that I had to give grades to the students, which I wasn't particularly interested in doing. Merce Cunningham
[ Doing Give Grades Had Interested Particularly Students Told Which]
Yes, I was invited to make the sound environment at a booth of a huge electronic company, during the Hanover Industrial Fair in 1973. It was a job. Slightly good paid. But not as much as my producer then told the press. Klaus Schulze
[ Booth Company During Electronic Environment Fair Good Huge Industrial Invited Job Make Much Paid Press Producer Slightly Sound Then Told Yes]
When you're the youngest and the only boy, you get spoilt but you get told you're spoilt so you don't get to enjoy it very much. I was the only man in the house because my parents divorced and my dad moved away when I was 13. Eddie Marsan
[ Away Because Boy Dad Divorced Enjoy Get House Man Moved Much Only Parents Told Very Youngest]
We are told that talent creates its own opportunities. But it sometimes seems that intense desire creates not only its own opportunities, but its own talents. Eric Hoffer
[ Creates Desire Intense Only Opportunities Own Seems Sometimes Talent Talents Told]
I was angry with my friend: I told my wrath, my wrath did end. I was angry with my foe: I told it not, my wrath did grow. William Blake
[ Angry Did End Foe Friend Grow Told Wrath]
The bank told us we ought to sell this house to pay off our overdraft. Riders saved the day. I was so pleased when it got to number one, I went all around the fields crying and crying. Jilly Cooper
[ Around Bank Crying Day Fields Got House Number Off Ought Our Pay Pleased Riders Saved Sell Told Us Went]
It's easy to play a bad girl: You just do everything you've been told not to do, and you don't have to deal with the consequences, because it's only acting. Eliza Dushku
[ Acting Bad Because Been Consequences Deal Easy Everything Girl Just Only Play Told]
The truth is, I'd never seen a Cary Grant film. Since then I have watched his stuff and it's astounding, but I don't see any similarity between us. Except for the fact that I'm told he used to wear ladies' underwear, which is something I also do. Hugh Grant
[ Also Any Astounding Between Cary Except Fact Film Grant His Ladies Never See Seen Similarity Since Something Stuff Then Told Truth Underwear Us Used Watched Wear Which]
When I wrote The Virgin Suicides, I gave myself very strict rules about the narrative voice: the boys would only be able to report what they had seen or found or what had been told to them. Jeffrey Eugenides
[ Able Been Boys Found Gave Had Myself Narrative Only Report Rules Seen Strict Suicides Them Told Very Voice Would Wrote]
Having achieved and accomplished love... man... has become himself, his tale is told. David Herbert Lawrence
[ Accomplished Achieved Become Having Himself His Love Man Tale Told]
Someone once told me the one thread that runs through them all is a premium on personal courage - not intellectual courage, but just plain physical courage. Walter Lord
[ Courage Intellectual Just Once Personal Physical Plain Premium Runs Someone Them Thread Through Told]
The publisher has told - you know, if these editors, Andres Martinez and Nick Goldberg, were the least bit honest about this, they would tell you the publisher has told them he wants the editorial page to be conservative. Robert Scheer
[ Bit Conservative Editorial Editors Honest Know Least Martinez Nick Page Publisher Tell Them These Told Wants Were Would]
When I testified in front of Congress, I know that I was testifying under oath and I told the truth. Rafael Palmeiro
[ Congress Front Know Oath Testified Testifying Told Truth Under]
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]
A lie told often enough becomes the truth. Vladimir Lenin
[ Becomes Enough Lie Often Told Truth]
If a victory is told in detail, one can no longer distinguish it from a defeat. Jean-Paul Sartre
[ Defeat Detail Distinguish Longer Told Victory]
Everything has changed. When I was at school and was told I had better learn English, I said: What for? The English are a hell of a long way away! Juan Manuel Fangio
[ Away Better Changed English Everything Had Hell Learn Long Said School Told Way]
In the '60s, parents were told to let their teens rebel, explore their boundaries. Increasingly the same message is being given to the parents of tweens. Maggie Gallagher
[ Being Boundaries Explore Given Increasingly Message Parents Rebel Same Teens Their Told Were]
There are a thousand weird untold stories in the Australian film industry, this has been one of them. Yahoo Serious
[ Australian Been Film Industry Stories Them Thousand Untold Weird]
My father died in 1930, but if you told him or anybody almost in that time that you'd be able to sit back in England and watch a cricket game in Australia, they'd have you put in the loony bin. Desmond Llewelyn
[ Able Almost Anybody Australia Back Bin Cricket Died England Father Game Him Loony Put Sit Time Told Watch]
If I told you the words, you wouldn't believe them anyway. Richard Berry
[ Anyway Believe Them Told Words]
If I told you what it takes to reach the highest high you'd laugh and say nothing that simple, but you've been told many times before messiah's point you to the door though no one's got the guts to leave the temple. Peter Townsend
[ Been Before Door Got Guts High Highest Laugh Leave Many Messiah Nothing Point Reach Say Simple Takes Temple Though Times Told]
The narrative constructs the identity of the character, what can be called his or her narrative identity, in constructing that of the story told. It is the identity of the story that makes the identity of the character. Paul Ricoeur
[ Called Character Constructing Constructs Her His Identity Makes Narrative Story Told]
I like to have a thing suggested rather than told in full. When every detail is given, the mind rests satisfied, and the imagination loses the desire to use its own wings. Thomas Bailey Aldrich
[ Desire Detail Every Full Given Imagination Loses Mind Own Rather Rests Satisfied Suggested Than Thing Told Use Wings]
Discrimination due to age is one of the great tragedies of modern life. The desire to work and be useful is what makes life worth living, and to be told your efforts are not needed because you are the wrong age is a crime. Johnny Ball
[ Age Because Crime Desire Discrimination Due Efforts Great Life Living Makes Modern Needed Told Tragedies Useful Work Worth Wrong Your]
When the truth changes from your speaking, you know you have told the truth. Ray Blanton
[ Changes Know Speaking Told Truth Your]
When we went to cover it I thought we would change it to a song of loving and longing instead of the sex machine song Kylie turned it into. I've met Kylie and told her we were covering her song and she was pleased. Wayne Coyne
[ Change Cover Covering Her Instead Into Kylie Longing Loving Machine Met Pleased Sex She Song Thought Told Turned Went Were Would]
My mother never breast fed me, she told me she only liked me as a friend. Rodney Dangerfield
[ Fed Friend Liked Mother Never Only She Told]
I've been told I'm a player, but people still don't always return my calls. Tabitha Soren
[ Always Been Calls Player Return Still Told]
I decided at age 9, but I was reinforced at age 13 when a teacher told me I had talent. I can't say she really motivated me because I already knew. I knew I had talent. I went to the Jewish community theater and got in plays there. Then I went for the movies.' Richard Dreyfuss
[ Age Already Because Community Decided Got Had Jewish Knew Motivated Movies Plays Really Reinforced Say She Talent Teacher Theater Then Told Went]
Hardly had I left when we ran into the Korean war, doubled what I had asked for and doubled it again. I had told him I would stay in Government, be honored to, but not with the Air Force. Stuart Symington
[ Again Air Asked Doubled Force Government Had Hardly Him Honored Into Korean Left Ran Stay Told War Would]
I was told to challenge every spiritual teacher, every world leader to utter the one sentence that no religion, no political party, and no nation on the face of the earth will dare utter: 'Ours is not a better way, ours is merely another way. Neale Donald Walsch
[ Another Better Challenge Dare Earth Every Face Leader Merely Nation Ours Party Political Religion Sentence Spiritual Teacher Told Utter Way Will World]
Someone once told me that every minute a murder occurs, so I don't want to waste your time, I know you want to go back to work. Alfred Hitchcock
[ Back Every Go Know Minute Murder Occurs Once Someone Time Told Want Waste Work Your]
I always wanted to be a rock star. That was my childhood dream. That's what I told everybody I was going to be when I grew up. Chester Bennington
[ Always Childhood Dream Everybody Going Grew Rock Star Told Up Wanted]
My dad told me that no one could ever make it as a writer, that my chances were equivalent to winning the lottery - which was good for me, because I like to have something to prove. Poppy Z. Brite
[ Because Chances Could Dad Equivalent Ever Good Lottery Make Prove Something Told Were Which Winning Writer]
So people think I'm lying about my age all the time? It's the records that are wrong. I've never told anyone how old I am. The minute they ask me, I say 'That's none of your business.' So that means I've never once lied about my age. Now that's true! Calista Flockhart
[ Age Am Anyone Ask Business How Lied Lying Means Minute Never None Now Old Once Records Say Think Time Told True Wrong Your]
We sat down and told stories that happened to us in our childhood, to our children. They were all basically based on the truth. These stories were funny and poignant to us. They just took off. These are all stories from my life. Howie Mandel
[ Based Basically Childhood Children Down Funny Happened Just Life Off Our Poignant Sat Stories These Told Took Truth Us Were]
I got a lot of support from my parents. That's the one thing I always appreciated. They didn't tell me I was being stupid; they told me I was being funny. Jim Carrey
[ Always Appreciated Being Funny Got Lot Parents Stupid Support Tell Thing Told]
I had a ninth grade teacher who told me I was much smarter and much better than I was allowing myself to be. Scott Hamilton
[ Allowing Better Grade Had Much Myself Ninth Smarter Teacher Than Told]
Again, I shall be told that the law presumes the husband to be kind, affectionate, and ready to provide for and protect his wife. But what right, I ask, has the law to presume at all on the subject? Ernestine Rose
[ Affectionate Again Ask His Husband Kind Law Presume Presumes Protect Provide Ready Right Shall Subject Told Wife]
And I know when I was younger, and still, I always marvel at what I feel is different from what I'm told that I'm supposed to feel. Andrew McCarthy
[ Always Different Feel Know Marvel Still Supposed Told Younger]
I have been told by hospital authorities that more copies of my works are left behind by departing patients than those of any other author. Robert Benchley
[ Any Author Authorities Been Behind Copies Departing Hospital Left More Other Patients Than Those Told Works]
The director calmed me down and told me I was being too hard on myself. He went on to say that I wasn't quite as bad as I thought, but needed to tone things down a bit. Dwight Schultz
[ Bad Being Bit Calmed Director Down Hard Myself Needed Quite Say Things Thought Told Tone Too Went]
We're not running the ball again until we get ahead. Shula was calling the plays, but I told them, 'I don't care what he calls. We're throwing every pass from now until we get the lead.' To Shula's credit, he always gave me that option. Dan Marino
[ Again Ahead Always Ball Calling Calls Care Credit Every Gave Get Lead Now Option Pass Plays Running Them Throwing Told Until]
So this guy, Jeff Johnson, who is an accountant who cares nothing at all about a free press and cares nothing about journalism, he's a right winger who supported the war, you know, who two years ago told people he couldn't stand a word that I wrote. Robert Scheer
[ Accountant Ago Cares Free Guy Jeff Johnson Journalism Know Nothing Press Right Stand Supported Told Two War Winger Word Wrote Years]
Before Watergate and Viet Nam, the American public, as a whole, believed everything it was told, and since then it doesn't believe anything, and both of those extremes hurt us because they prevent us from recognizing the truth. Daniel Keys Moran
[ American Anything Because Before Believe Believed Both Everything Extremes Hurt Prevent Public Recognizing Since Then Those Told Truth Us Viet Watergate Whole]
Babylon 5 is probably the biggest, most ambitious television science fiction series ever made. It's one big novel told over five years with 110 different stories told within it. Bill Mumy
[ Ambitious Babylon Big Biggest Different Ever Fiction Five Made Most Novel Over Probably Science Series Stories Television Told Within Years]
Foreman told Ray to plead guilty and he'd then give his brother $500, if Ray didn't cause any problems at the guilty plea hearing, and he could take that $500 and hire a lawyer to set aside the plea. Foreman actually put that in writing. William Pepper
[ Actually Any Aside Brother Cause Could Foreman Give Guilty Hearing Hire His Lawyer Plea Plead Problems Put Ray Set Take Then Told Writing]
Stories had always been told about male genies coming out of bottles, but they were usually fat, old men. Never had the genie been a gorgeous woman, so that idea really appealed to me, and I created the series based on that premise. Sidney Sheldon
[ Always Appealed Based Been Bottles Coming Created Fat Genie Genies Gorgeous Had Idea Male Men Never Old Out Premise Really Series Stories Told Usually Were Woman]
I wanted to take up music, so my father bought me a blunt instrument. He told me to knock myself out. Jay London Dad
[ Blunt Bought Father Instrument Knock Music Myself Out Take Told Up Wanted]
A lot of people don't want to make their own decisions. They're too scared. It's much easier to be told what to do. Marilyn Manson
[ Decisions Easier Lot Make Much Own Scared Their Told Too Want]
There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you. Maya Angelou
[ Agony Bearing Greater Inside Story Than Untold]
I married him because he told me it was the only way he could protect me. If we were just manager and client, my family could do whatever they wanted to get me back, but if I was his wife, they couldn't. LaToya Jackson
[ Back Because Client Could Family Get Him His Just Manager Married Only Protect Told Wanted Way Were Whatever Wife]
I always told the people at Cal Arts that if they wanted me to do Jazz studies, first of all, there couldn't be a big band within 500 miles and that I could do what I wanted to do. And they said I could. Charlie Haden
[ Always Arts Band Big Cal Could First Jazz Miles Said Studies Told Wanted Within]
When he was young, I told Dale Jr. that hunting and racing are a lot alike. Holding that steering wheel and holding that rifle both mean you better be responsible. Dale Earnhardt
[ Alike Better Both Dale Holding Hunting Jr Lot Mean Racing Responsible Rifle Steering Told Wheel Young]
I used to be told if I talked about my sexuality in any way that we wouldn't have a tennis tour. Billie Jean King
[ Any Sexuality Talked Tennis Told Tour Used Way]
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]
A rich man told me recently that a liberal is a man who tells other people what to do with their money. Amiri Baraka
[ Liberal Man Money Other Recently Rich Tells Their Told]
Originally the film opened with Ryan in the doctor's office, being told his wife is dying. Then we see him walking the streets, and the story is told in flashback. Arthur Hiller
[ Being Doctor Dying Film Him His Office Opened Originally Ryan See Story Streets Then Told Walking Wife]
There is a story which is not being told strongly enough of the Afghan employees of the UN inside the country who are saving hundreds of thousands of lives everyday by their bravery and nobody talks of them. Lakhdar Brahimi
[ Afghan Being Bravery Country Employees Enough Everyday Hundreds Inside Lives Nobody Saving Story Strongly Talks Their Them Thousands Told Un Which]
I once got a letter from a woman who told me she was 90. She said if she were 30 years younger, I would have had to watch out. I guess 60 seems really young when you're 90. She said she would eat me with a spoon. David James Elliott
[ Eat Got Guess Had Letter Once Out Really Said Seems She Spoon Told Watch Were Woman Would Years Young Younger]
Rosa Parks was the queen mother of a movement whose single act of heroism sparked the movement for freedom, justice and equality. Her greatest contribution is that she told us a regular person can make a difference. Marc Morial
[ Act Contribution Difference Equality Freedom Greatest Her Heroism Justice Make Mother Movement Parks Person Queen Regular Rosa She Single Sparked Told Us Whose]
Everybody told me to stay in Hollywood. This was the place they said I could have a big career. What they failed to mention was that no one would quite know what to do with me. Persis Khambatta
[ Big Career Could Everybody Failed Hollywood Know Mention Place Quite Said Stay Told Would]
I grew up in a world that told girls they couldn't play rock 'n' roll. Joan Jett
[ Girls Grew Play Rock Roll Told Up World]
They told me I gave the best milk mustache of anybody. Yasmine Bleeth
[ Anybody Best Gave Milk Mustache Told]
I took some classes in sign language when I was in my early teens because I was told that I would be completely deaf very early. But I never really wanted to learn. Stephanie Beacham
[ Because Classes Completely Deaf Early Language Learn Never Really Sign Some Teens Told Took Very Wanted Would]
What happened was very sad. Mr. Lacey told the staff that he was disappointed and appalled that the front of the book was all commentary and that he wanted hard news. Sydney Schanberg
[ Appalled Book Commentary Disappointed Front Happened Hard Lacey Mr News Sad Staff Told Very Wanted]
When you see a woman who can go nowhere without a staff of admirers, it is not so much because they think she is beautiful, it is because she has told them they are handsome. Jean Giraudoux
[ Admirers Beautiful Because Go Handsome Much Nowhere See She Staff Them Think Told Without Woman]
I feel a lot more comfortable being me these days. I'm constantly told that my work is good. A lot of fans and a lot of other artists say my songs and albums mean a lot to them. Isn't that what's important? Lucinda Williams
[ Albums Artists Being Comfortable Constantly Days Fans Feel Good Important Lot Mean More Other Say Songs Them These Told Work]
Had I not made it big, my family would have told me to recheck my decision. Now that I am successful, there is no way. They have to accept it gracefully. Amisha Patel
[ Accept Am Big Decision Family Gracefully Had Made Now Successful Told Way Would]
While F.D.R. once told Americans that we have nothing to fear but fear itself, Mr. Ashcroft is delighted to play the part of Fear Itself, an assignment in which he lets his imagination run riot. Frank Rich
[ Americans Ashcroft Assignment Delighted Fear His Imagination Itself Lets Mr Nothing Once Part Play Riot Run Told Which While]
Time and time again I was told that I would never make the film on time and never make it on budget. That kind of criticism tends to turn me into a great big motor of efficiency. Richard E. Grant
[ Again Big Budget Criticism Efficiency Film Great Into Kind Make Motor Never Tends Time Told Turn Would]
Four hundred million in India, and millions everywhere, have told you, precisely, that the colored people are not going to die for anybody: they are going to die for their independence. Paul Robeson
[ Anybody Colored Die Everywhere Four Going Hundred Independence India Million Millions Precisely Their Told]
There are so many scenarios here. We tried to prepare for the worst summer in 40 years and build assumptions based on that. We're preparing for the worst, but we're hoping for the best. And I've told people the end is in sight. Gray Davis
[ Assumptions Based Best Build End Here Hoping Many Prepare Preparing Scenarios Sight Summer Told Tried Worst Years]
When they told me my new-born babe was a girl, my heart was heavier than it had ever been before. Slavery is terrible for men; but it is far more terrible for women. Harriet Ann Jacobs
[ Babe Been Before Ever Far Girl Had Heart Heavier Men More New-Born Slavery Terrible Than Told Women]
John the Baptist, who we are told was related by blood to Jesus, was preaching the impending judgement of God, urging repentance and moral reform, and baptizing in the Jordan River those who responded. Kenneth Scott Latourette
[ Baptist Blood God Impending Jesus John Jordan Judgement Moral Preaching Reform Related Repentance Responded River Those Told Urging]
I always told, Sandra Bullock was my student when she was younger, I always told her it's important that we hold on to our insecurity, the wisdom of insecurity. Sally Kirkland
[ Always Bullock Her Hold Important Insecurity Our Sandra She Student Told Wisdom Younger]
My relationship to power and authority is that I'm all for it. People need somebody to watch over them. Ninety-five percent of the people in the world need to be told what to do and how to behave. Arnold Schwarzenegger Power
[ Authority Behave How Need Ninety-Five Over Percent Power Relationship Somebody Them Told Watch World]
Books! I dunno if I ever told you this, but books are the greatest gift one person can give another. Bono
[ Another Books Dunno Ever Gift Give Greatest Person Told]
He saw us play a few times in fact. I did this song called I Can't Keep From Crying Sometimes, and Jimi loved it. He paid me a huge compliment when he told me that he was thinking of doing something similar himself! Alvin Lee
[ Called Compliment Crying Did Doing Fact Few Himself Huge Jimi Keep Loved Paid Play Saw Similar Something Sometimes Song Thinking Times Told Us]
If I write that it was a cold day, you can be sure I know it was a cold day because Pepys told us. Antonia Fraser
[ Because Cold Day Know Sure Told Us Write]
I like not only to be loved, but also to be told I am loved. George Eliot Love
[ Also Am Loved Only Told]
I want to say that probably 24 hours after I told CBS that I was stepping down at my 65th birthday, I was already regretting it. And I regretted it every day since. Walter Cronkite
[ After Already Birthday Cbs Day Down Every Hours Probably Regretted Regretting Say Since Stepping Told Want]
My father was very strong. I don't agree with a lot of the ways he brought me up. I don't agree with a lot of his values, but he did have a lot of integrity, and if he told us not to do something, he didn't do it either. Madonna Ciccone
[ Agree Brought Did Either Father His Integrity Lot Something Strong Told Up Us Values Very Ways]
My parents had a pub and each Sunday there was an accordionist. They have told me that when I was in my cradle, I already was imitating the gestures of the musician. Toots Thielemans
[ Already Cradle Each Gestures Had Imitating Musician Parents Pub Sunday Told]
My boyfriend keeps telling me I've got to own things. So, first I bought this car. And then he told me I oughta get a house. 'Why a house?' 'Well, you gotta have a place to park the car.' Julia Roberts Car
[ Bought Boyfriend Car First Get Got Gotta House Keeps Oughta Own Park Place Telling Then Things Told Well Why]
When I was a kid, I used to imagine animals running under my bed. I told my dad, and he solved the problem quickly. He cut the legs off the bed. Lou Brock Dad
[ Animals Bed Cut Dad Imagine Kid Legs Off Problem Quickly Running Solved Told Under Used]
The truth will only be told over a career. Richard Linklater
[ Career Only Over Told Truth Will]
Nothing spooky or terrible happened on set, but we were told to say it had. We were giving a press conference and the writers were going on about these terrible things that supposedly happened while we were filming. Margot Kidder
[ Conference Filming Giving Going Had Happened Nothing Press Say Set Spooky Supposedly Terrible These Things Told Were While Writers]
What I worry about is climate change, because that would have untold effects that we can't even measure yet. Susan George
[ Because Change Climate Effects Even Measure Untold Worry Would Yet]
I was handed a chocolate bar and an M-1 rifle and told to go kill Hitler. Jack Kirby
[ Bar Chocolate Go Handed Hitler Kill Rifle Told]
No one told me about boys. I had to figure it out myself. The first thing I learned was that sometimes they grow slower than women mentally. Elena Anaya
[ Boys Figure First Grow Had Learned Mentally Myself Out Slower Sometimes Than Thing Told Women]
If children were brought up to become non-conformists it would only ruin their lives. So parents all over China who loved their children told them to do as Chairman Mao said. It was not possible to tell them anything else. Jung Chang
[ Anything Become Brought Chairman Children China Else Lives Loved Mao Only Over Parents Possible Ruin Said Tell Their Them Told Up Were Would]
If I were a writer, how I would enjoy being told the novel is dead. How liberating to work in the margins, outside a central perception. You are the ghoul of literature. Lovely. Don DeLillo
[ Being Central Dead Enjoy How Liberating Literature Lovely Margins Novel Outside Perception Told Were Work Would Writer]
I told him that I can play it if he wanted to write it, and I would be willing to try and go there emotionally. I did not know as an actress if I would be able to get there, because when you feel really deep emotions or pain, you don't want to go back there. Hunter Tylo
[ Able Actress Back Because Deep Did Emotionally Emotions Feel Get Go Him Know Pain Play Really Told Try Want Wanted Willing Would Write]
Finally, I told them I'd drop out of the management program if they'd give me an entry-level job in the newsroom for union wages, about fifty dollars a week. Andrea Mitchell
[ Dollars Drop Fifty Finally Give Job Management Newsroom Out Program Them Told Union Wages Week]
I had, toward the last, been shut off from all visitors, and so when the lawyer, Peter A. Hendricks, came and told me that friends of mine were willing to take charge of me if I would rather be with them than in the asylum, I was only too glad to give my consent. Nellie Bly
[ Asylum Been Came Charge Consent Friends Give Glad Had Last Lawyer Mine Off Only Peter Rather Shut Take Than Them Told Too Toward Visitors Were Willing Would]
When I told my friends I was going to be a comedian, they laughed at me. Carrot Top
[ Comedian Friends Going Laughed Told]
One feels the excitement of hearing an untold story. John Hope
[ Excitement Feels Hearing Story Untold]
My mother told me never explain, never complain. Even as a young actress, I determined I would never give personal interviews, since they made me so uncomfortable. Jennifer Jones
[ Actress Complain Determined Even Explain Give Interviews Made Mother Never Personal Since Told Uncomfortable Would Young]
I once asked the most fabulous couple I know, Madonna and Guy Ritchie, how they kept things fresh despite having been married for almost seven months. 'It's a job, Al,' Guy told me. 'We work at it every day.' Al Franken
[ Al Almost Asked Been Couple Day Despite Every Fabulous Fresh Guy Having How Job Kept Know Madonna Married Months Most Once Ritchie Seven Things Told Work]
Truth is something which can't be told in a few words. Those who simplify the universe only reduce the expansion of its meaning. Anais Nin
[ Expansion Few Meaning Only Reduce Simplify Something Those Told Truth Universe Which Words]
I was instructed by people in higher rank to stand there and hold this leash and look at the camera. We were doing what we were told. Lynndie England
[ Camera Doing Higher Hold Instructed Leash Look Rank Stand Told Were]
The richest most meaningful stories are found in small places: made, carried, crafted, told, and retold by apparently unimportant people. Louise Brown
[ Apparently Carried Crafted Found Made Meaningful Most Places Richest Small Stories Told Unimportant]
Towards the end of 2003 it was hard to get through training - and the darkest point was when a doctor told me there was a possibility I could end up in a wheelchair. Jonah Lomu
[ Could Darkest Doctor End Get Hard Point Possibility Through Told Towards Training Up Wheelchair]
Judy couldn't move to Britain for family reasons, so I had to come to the States, and the U.S. government wouldn't give me a Green Card, so I airily told her I'd write a book. Bernard Cornwell
[ Book Britain Card Come Family Give Government Green Had Her Judy Move Reasons States Told Write]
Phil has always been a fighter. He was getting in fights all the time. I told him that if he ever hit me then I would leave the band. He wanted to find out if I was telling him the truth. He hit me so I left and that is how UFO split up. Michael Schenker
[ Always Band Been Ever Fighter Fights Find Getting Him Hit How Leave Left Out Phil Split Telling Then Time Told Truth Ufo Up Wanted Would]
The current health crisis, however, is a little more the work of the evil empire. We were told, we were assured, that the more meat and dairy and poultry we ate, the healthier we'd be. Mark Bittman
[ Assured Ate Crisis Current Dairy Empire Evil Health Healthier However Little Meat More Poultry Told Were Work]
I did what my conscience told me to do, and you can't fail if you do that. Anita Hill
[ Conscience Did Fail Told]
I was told by the general manager that a white player had received a higher raise than me. Because white people required more money to live than black people. That is why I wasn't going to get a raise. Curt Flood
[ Because Black General Get Going Had Higher Live Manager Money More Player Raise Received Required Than Told White Why]
I knew it would happen. I knew I'd be No. 1. I'm a new artist; I don't know the rules. Nobody told me it wouldn't happen. Erykah Badu
[ Artist Happen Knew Know New Nobody Rules Told Would]
This is my first term. I was told it was going to be an exciting term, and a lot of things would be done, and I cannot think about something more exciting than save Social Security. Virginia Foxx
[ Cannot Done Exciting First Going Lot More Save Security Social Something Term Than Things Think Told Would]
You see, I was told stories, we were all told stories as kids in Nigeria. We had to tell stories that would keep one another interested, and you weren't allowed to tell stories that everybody else knew. You had to dream up new ones. Ben Okri
[ Allowed Another Dream Else Everybody Had Interested Keep Kids Knew New Nigeria Ones See Stories Tell Told Up Were Weren Would]
If they had told me I was the janitor and would have to mop up and clean the toilets after the show in order to play, I probably would have done it. Bruce Springsteen
[ After Clean Done Had Janitor Order Play Probably Show Toilets Told Up Would]
My mother always told me not to handle a buffalo by its tail, but always catch it by its horns. And I have used that lesson in everything in my life, including the Railways. Lalu Prasad Yadav
[ Always Buffalo Catch Everything Handle Horns Including Lesson Life Mother Railways Tail Told Used]
I criticize a lot of players and coaches. But I back it up with facts. A lot of times guys get mad at me because someone told them what I said. I say, 'You're wrong: Go check the tape.' Phil Simms
[ Back Because Check Coaches Criticize Facts Get Go Guys Lot Mad Players Said Say Someone Tape Them Times Told Up Wrong]
I was told I would never make it because I'm too short. Well, I'm still too short. It doesn't matter what your height is, it's what's in your heart. Kirby Puckett
[ Because Heart Height Make Matter Never Short Still Told Too Well Would Your]
They said it was against the rules to take sides on a controversial issue. I said, 'I wish you had told me that during World War II, when I took sides against Hitler.' Howard K. Smith
[ Against Controversial During Had Hitler Ii Issue Rules Said Sides Take Told Took War Wish World]
I remember traveling around in Arkansas with Senator Robinson, and I told him what this little trick was. He felt very much part of it and had me take pictures of people unbeknownst to them. Ben Shahn
[ Arkansas Around Felt Had Him Little Much Part Pictures Remember Robinson Senator Take Them Told Traveling Trick Very]
I told the Inland Revenue I didn't owe them a penny because I lived near the seaside. Ken Dodd
[ Because Inland Lived Near Owe Penny Revenue Them Told]
We were led to a pediatric ophthalmologist. It's a hard date for me, April 14, 1998. The doctor came back from the examining room and told us she had tumors in both eyes. Hunter Tylo
[ April Back Both Came Date Doctor Examining Eyes Had Hard Led Room She Told Us Were]
At first it was my brother's songwriting and I was just doing what everyone told me. Gwen Stefani
[ Brother Doing Everyone First Just Songwriting Told]
People told me, when I was coming through the ranks, that a mark of a great actor is one who deals with the period of unemployment as well as they deal with the period of employment. Claudia Black
[ Actor Coming Deal Deals Employment Great Mark Period Ranks Through Told Unemployment Well]
The Roosevelt enactment of Social Security was a moral revolution in our country: We were assured that we would never reach the very depths of poverty. And to be told, that we are now going to gamble it, on Wall Street, is nonsense! Arthur Hertzberg
[ Assured Country Depths Enactment Gamble Going Moral Never Nonsense Now Our Poverty Reach Revolution Roosevelt Security Social Street Told Very Wall Were Would]
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 told the students that we can exert pressure without resorting to violence, and that we can move towards democracy without violence; that way, God will allow it. Abdurrahman Wahid
[ Allow Democracy Exert God Move Pressure Resorting Students Told Towards Violence Way Will Without]
When I first came to Hollywood I was told to go out with an agent because it was good for my career. So I went to a party with him because it was good for my 'career.' Well, he thought the whole thing was a big date. Needless to say, I was very upset. Salma Hayek
[ Agent Because Big Came Career Date First Go Good Him Hollywood Needless Out Party Say Thing Thought Told Upset Very Well Went Whole]
When I worked with Jamie Lee Curtis in True Lies, she told me, You need a plan B, because when you have six months to a year off, you can go nuts. You need to have another focus. Eliza Dushku
[ Another Because Curtis Focus Go Jamie Lee Lies Months Need Nuts Off Plan She Six Told True Worked Year]
A cat, I am told, has nine lives. If that is true, I know how a cat feels. Caryl Chessman
[ Am Cat Feels How Know Lives Nine Told True]
The dead and past stories that I have told again in divers fashions, are not set down without authority. Marie de France
[ Again Authority Dead Divers Down Fashions Past Set Stories Told Without]
There was a time when nails were high-tech. There was a time when people had to be told how to use a telephone. Technology is just a tool. People use tools to improve their lives. Tom Clancy
[ Had High-Tech How Improve Just Lives Nails Technology Telephone Their Time Told Tool Tools Use Were]
I used to save all my rejection slips because I told myself, one day I'm going to autograph these and auction them. And then I lost the box. James Lee Burke
[ Auction Autograph Because Box Day Going Lost Myself Rejection Save Slips Them Then These Told Used]
We tried to avoid, you know, records. We were told over and over that was probably the most serious mistake and the reason was the system would never catch on, because we didn't have records. Ken Thompson
[ Avoid Because Catch Know Mistake Most Never Over Probably Reason Records Serious System Told Tried Were Would]
I've been spoiled by this project. I was given the script and went in to read, realizing that this was a powerful story and one that wasn't told very often. Wentworth Miller
[ Been Given Often Powerful Project Read Realizing Script Spoiled Story Told Very Went]
I've told the guys to keep their heads up. I really believe we played a great game here. Ricky Ponting
[ Believe Game Great Guys Heads Here Keep Played Really Their Told Up]
Two weeks before the attack on the USS Cole and then again two days before the attack, they saw through their analysis that a major event was going to occur in Yemen. They told the Navy not to bring the Cole into Yemen harbor. It went in and was attacked. Curt Weldon
[ Again Analysis Attack Attacked Before Bring Cole Days Event Going Harbor Into Major Navy Occur Saw Their Then Through Told Two Weeks Went Yemen]
The park achieved a kind of reality. Like these virtual reality games the children are playing with. I told them we were doing this 40 years ago! Disneyland is virtual reality. John Hench
[ Achieved Ago Children Disneyland Doing Games Kind Park Playing Reality Them These Told Virtual Were Years]
There are men here and there to whom the whole of life is like an after-dinner hour with a cigar; easy, pleasant, empty, perhaps enlivened by some fable of strife to be forgotten - before the end is told - even if there happens to be any end to it. Joseph Conrad
[ After-Dinner Any Before Cigar Easy Empty End Even Fable Forgotten Happens Here Hour Life Men Perhaps Pleasant Some Strife Told Whole Whom]
I went to a bookstore and asked the saleswoman, "Where's the self-help section?" She said if she told me, it would defeat the purpose. George Carlin
[ Asked Bookstore Defeat Purpose Said Section Self-Help She Told Went Where Would]
I often remembered also that I had been told, that we shall have as many devils biting us, if we go to hell, as we have unconfessed sins on our consciences. Maria Monk
[ Also Been Biting Consciences Devils Go Had Hell Many Often Our Remembered Shall Sins Told Us]
In fact, my mom always told me because I was the daughter of an Army officer born overseas in Paris, France, that under the Constitution she believed that I could never run for president. Karen Hughes
[ Always Army Because Believed Born Constitution Could Daughter Fact France Mom Never Officer Overseas Paris President Run She Told Under]
We were the victims of the new producer but what annoyed me was they told the press we were leaving before us. Louise Jameson
[ Annoyed Before Leaving New Press Producer Told Us Victims Were]
My publicist told me not to talk about politics but, yes, I think we have a president who stole the election. Liev Schreiber
[ Election Politics President Publicist Stole Talk Think Told Yes]
The man at Kodak told me the shots were very good and if I kept it up, they would give me an exhibition. Later, Kodak gave me my first exhibition. Gordon Parks
[ Exhibition First Gave Give Good Kept Kodak Later Man Shots Told Up Very Were Would]
It just wasn't right the way they were behind by 25 points and then they're told to hold the ball. Wilt Chamberlain
[ Ball Behind Hold Just Points Right Then Told Way Were]
A girl told me my lips looked like somebody had pressed strawberry yogurt against my face. Katherine Heigl
[ Against Face Girl Had Lips Looked Pressed Somebody Told Yogurt]
We got off the Clash of the Titans tour and I said that my wife and I were working on having a baby and sure enough we found out that she was pregnant. So I told them nine months in advance that I wasn't going to tour in September so I could witness the birth of my first son. Dave Lombardo
[ Advance Baby Birth Clash Could Enough First Found Going Got Having Months Nine Off Out Pregnant Said September She Son Sure Them Titans Told Tour Were Wife Witness Working]
If I were dropped out of a plane into the ocean and told the nearest land was a thousand miles away, I'd still swim. And I'd despise the one who gave up. Abraham Maslow
[ Away Despise Dropped Gave Into Land Miles Nearest Ocean Out Plane Still Swim Thousand Told Up Were]
The British nation is unique in this respect. They are the only people who like to be told how bad things are, who like to be told the worst. Winston Churchill
[ Bad British How Nation Only Respect Things Told Unique Worst]
It's about giving the people what they want. So many people have told me that they've made love to my records so what I've delivered this time is an album about sex. Pretty much every song has that theme. Straight no chasers, it's booty music! Tyrese Gibson
[ Album Booty Delivered Every Giving Love Made Many Much Music Pretty Records Sex Song Straight Theme Time Told Want]
The white men told lies for each other. They drove off a great many of our cattle. Some branded our young cattle so they could claim them. Chief Joseph
[ Branded Cattle Claim Could Drove Each Great Lies Many Men Off Other Our Some Them Told White Young]
The cruelest lies are often told in silence. Robert Louis Stevenson
[ Cruelest Lies Often Silence Told]
I told Mr. Nader today that a vote for Ralph Nader is really a vote for George Bush. Barbara Lee
[ Bush George Mr Nader Ralph Really Today Told Vote]
Our parents came home one day and heard us, and they thought it was the radio, but our grandfather told them it was us. Barry Gibb
[ Came Day Grandfather Heard Home Our Parents Radio Them Thought Told Us]
Where I come from, you don't really talk about how much you're earning. Those things are private. My dad never told my mum how much he was earning. I'm certainly not going to tell the world. I'm doing well. Paul McCartney
[ Certainly Come Dad Doing Earning Going How Much Mum Never Private Really Talk Tell Things Those Told Well Where World]
I remember being told 'Someone's gonna make a fortune out of this rap thing' and thinking 'no way'. Arthur Baker
[ Being Fortune Gonna Make Out Rap Remember Someone Thing Thinking Told Way]
Last night, two men tried to force my shutters. I recognized them: they are two of Rodin's Italian models. He told them to kill me. I am in his way; he wants to get rid of me. Camille Claudel
[ Am Force Get His Italian Kill Last Men Models Night Recognized Rid Rodin Shutters Them Told Tried Two Wants Way]
When my daughter, Clare, was 4, she told me that a school friend had told her what I did for a living. Clare asked me, 'Is it true you play Jack Rabbit?' Peter Bergman
[ Asked Daughter Did Friend Had Her Jack Living Play Rabbit School She Told True]
Arnold Schwarzenegger's publicist told USA Today that the actor has not ruled out running for governor of California, saying that he will make a decision soon. Reportedly Arnold needs that time to learn how to pronounce "gubernatorial." Jimmy Fallon
[ Actor Arnold California Decision Governor How Learn Make Needs Out Pronounce Publicist Reportedly Ruled Running Saying Schwarzenegger Soon Time Today Told Usa Will]
Everybody now admits that apartheid was wrong, and all I did was tell the people who wanted to know where I come from how we lived in South Africa. I just told the world the truth. And if my truth then becomes political, I can't do anything about that. Miriam Makeba
[ Admits Africa Anything Apartheid Becomes Come Did Everybody How Just Know Lived Now Political South Tell Then Told Truth Wanted Where World Wrong]
Stephen Sondheim told me that Oscar Hammerstein believed everything that he wrote. So there's great truth in the songs, and that's what was so wonderful to find. Bernadette Peters
[ Believed Everything Find Great Hammerstein Oscar Sondheim Songs Stephen Told Truth Wonderful Wrote]
I was feeling real good and real manly. Until a real cowboy walked by and told me I had my hat on backwards. So much for my career as a cowboy. Michael Biehn
[ Backwards Career Cowboy Feeling Good Had Hat Manly Much Real Told Until Walked]
I have been robbed of three million dollars all told. Everyone today is playing my stuff and I don't even get credit. Kansas City style, Chicago style, New Orleans style hell, they're all Jelly Roll style. Jelly Roll Morton
[ Been Chicago City Credit Dollars Even Everyone Get Hell Jelly Kansas Million New Orleans Playing Robbed Roll Stuff Style Three Today Told]
The public must suffer untold pangs from the stiffness, the deliberate stifling of emotion, on the part of many British actors. Ivor Novello
[ Actors British Deliberate Emotion Many Must Pangs Part Public Stifling Suffer Untold]
True enough, nature has endowed me with a fair measure of patience and composure, yet I should be lying if I told you that, having seen the reporter off on his way to make his deadline, I fell peacefully asleep. Leon Jouhaux
[ Asleep Composure Deadline Endowed Enough Fair Fell Having His Lying Make Measure Nature Off Patience Peacefully Reporter Seen Should Told True Way Yet]
When BP was not moving fast enough on claims, we told BP to set aside $20 billion in a fund - managed by an independent third party - to help all those whose lives have been turned upside down by the spill. Barack Obama
[ Aside Been Billion Claims Down Enough Fast Fund Help Independent Lives Managed Moving Party Set Spill Third Those Told Turned Upside Whose]
We give you the facts. I told you information is power - knowledge is power. We can't be in an ideological battle to redeem the soul of this country if we don't have the facts. Tavis Smiley
[ Battle Country Facts Give Ideological Information Knowledge Power Redeem Soul Told]
I learned in business that you had to be very careful when you told somebody that's working for you to do something, because the chances were very high he'd do it. In government, you don't have to worry about that. George P. Shultz
[ Because Business Careful Chances Government Had High Learned Somebody Something Told Very Were Working Worry]
My mother told me to be a lady. And for her, that meant be your own person, be independent. Ruth Bader Ginsburg
[ Her Independent Lady Meant Mother Own Person Told Your]
Oh, that all the things my father had told me about how disgusting Washington is are true. And again it's the system - there are lots of nice, well-meaning people there. But it's a sleazy place. And politics is all about doing favors. Esther Dyson
[ Again Disgusting Doing Father Favors Had How Lots Nice Oh Place Politics Sleazy System Things Told True Washington Well-Meaning]
It's probably why I'm a short story writer. I tend to remember things in the past in narrative form, in story form, and I grew up around people who told stories all the time. Tobias Wolff
[ Around Form Grew Narrative Past Probably Remember Short Stories Story Tend Things Time Told Up Why Writer]
We are told that the possession of nuclear weapons - in some cases even the testing of these weapons - is essential for national security. But this argument can be made by other countries as well. Joseph Rotblat
[ Argument Cases Countries Essential Even Made National Nuclear Other Possession Security Some Testing These Told Weapons Well]
I am told that there is a proverbial phrase among the Inuit: 'A long time ago, in the future.' Let the children see our history, and maybe it will help to shape the future. Romeo LeBlanc
[ Ago Am Among Children Future Help History Long Maybe Our Phrase Proverbial See Shape Time Told Will]
The closer and more confidential our relationship with someone, the less we are entitled to ask about what we are not voluntarily told. Louis Kronenberger
[ Ask Closer Confidential Entitled Less More Our Relationship Someone Told Voluntarily]
I've spent my whole life being told I have a face like a horse. You are just what you are, aren't you? Jeremy Paxman
[ Being Face Horse Just Life Spent Told Whole]
I love it when people say things to me in public and want to meet me, because I want to meet them! Early on, my manager told me, 'If you want to sell 500,000 records, then go out there and meet 500,000 people.' Taylor Swift
[ Because Early Go Love Manager Meet Out Public Records Say Sell Them Then Things Told Want]
I was 30 years old and this girl I knew found out I had never gotten high. Nobody had ever told me about marijuana. Jack Herer
[ Ever Found Girl Gotten Had High Knew Never Nobody Old Out Told Years]
The more she rejected us the more convinced I was that she was another version of the real Molly, her disdain for authority, her scepticism that she had to do what the white man told her because it was good for her... She is Molly. Phillip Noyce
[ Another Authority Because Convinced Disdain Good Had Her Man Molly More Real Rejected Scepticism She Told Us Version White]
I told them if were going to do it were going to do it right, I'm not leaving 'til it's done. My wife, child and I slept in the studio. We cut these raw. Dick Dale
[ Child Cut Done Going Leaving Raw Right Slept Studio Them These Til Told Were Wife]
The moment my doctor told me, I went silent. My mum and dad were with me, then we all went to pieces. I was saying, No, I've got my flight to Sydney in two hours. I'm getting on a plane. Kylie Minogue
[ Dad Doctor Flight Getting Got Hours Moment Mum Pieces Plane Saying Silent Sydney Then Told Two Went Were]
I had to have my first kiss in front of, like, a hundred people. I didn't know what to do. So my sisters told me to, like, practice on a pillow, you know? But it didn't kiss me back so I didn't know what to expect. Lacey Chabert
[ Back Expect First Front Had Hundred Kiss Know Pillow Practice Sisters Told]
When you've told someone that you've left them a legacy the only decent thing to do is to die at once. Samuel Butler
[ Decent Die Left Legacy Once Only Someone Them Thing Told]
I started to shortcircuit because I had high aspirations for the film. I never told anybody that. Mickey Rourke
[ Anybody Aspirations Because Film Had High Never Started Told]
We call ourselves a free nation, and yet we let ourselves be told what cabs we can and can't take by a man at a hotel door, simply because he has a drum major's uniform on. Robert Benchley
[ Because Call Door Drum Free Hotel Major Man Nation Ourselves Simply Take Told Uniform Yet]
How old am I? I'm as old as my mother told me. How's that? Charles Manson
[ Am How Mother Old Told]
The only violence was when these so-called 'freedom fighters' terrorized the poor Africans in the villages... They were told what to do and who to support. Ian Smith
[ Africans Fighters Freedom Only Poor So-Called Support Terrorized These Told Villages Violence Were]
I remember Glenn Miller coming to me once, before he had his own band, saying, How do you do it? How do you get started? It's so difficult. I told him, I don't know but whatever you do don't stop. Just keep on going. Benny Goodman
[ Band Before Coming Difficult Get Glenn Going Had Him His How Just Keep Know Miller Once Own Remember Saying Started Stop Told Whatever]
On the speech day, the production designer, who has a lot of say in things, and sometimes I didn't agree with him but I had to do what I was told, wanted the speech day to be all in neutral colours for the women, which was a good thing. Julie Harris
[ Agree Colours Day Designer Good Had Him Lot Neutral Production Say Sometimes Speech Thing Things Told Wanted Which Women]
Shortly afterwards my father told me that he might be going into the Eastern Zone of Germany. At that time my own mind was closer to his than it had ever been before, because he also believed that they are at least trying to build a new world. Klaus Fuchs
[ Afterwards Also Because Been Before Believed Build Closer Eastern Ever Father Germany Going Had His Into Least Might Mind New Own Shortly Than Time Told Trying World Zone]
A gentleman opposed to their enfranchisement once said to me, women have never produced anything of any value to the world. I told him the chief product of the women had been the men, and left it to him to decide whether the product was of any value. Anna Howard Shaw
[ Any Anything Been Chief Decide Gentleman Had Him Left Men Never Once Opposed Produced Product Said Their Told Value Whether Women World]
You know, I left the country when Reagan got in; I went to France. And when George Bush Jr. got in, my instincts told me it was time to go - I'd felt that we had grown above that, you know? Tommy Chong
[ Above Bush Country Felt France George Go Got Grown Had Instincts Jr Know Left Reagan Time Told Went]
I remember once, when I started writing for the alto saxophone, a saxophonist told me to think of it as being like a cross between an oboe and a viola, but louder. Gavin Bryars
[ Alto Being Between Cross Louder Once Remember Saxophone Saxophonist Started Think Told Viola Writing]
As individuals, we are shaped by story from the time of birth; we are formed by what we are told by our parents, our teachers, our intimates. Helen Dunmore
[ Birth Formed Individuals Intimates Our Parents Shaped Story Teachers Time Told]
I think it has most to do with the way in which a story is told, whether it feels real either via the music of the telling or the 'honesty' of the story. Chris Ware
[ Either Feels Honesty Most Music Real Story Telling Think Told Via Way Whether Which]
My parents were angry, but they were relieved that I was in good condition. They had been afraid the Russians would torture me. They told me not to do it again! Mathias Rust
[ Afraid Again Angry Been Condition Good Had Parents Relieved Russians Told Torture Were Would]
When I entered the field in July 1958 I believed what they told me about radiation risks. I spent much effort reducing the dose to patients in radiology. John Cameron
[ Believed Dose Effort Entered Field July Much Patients Radiation Reducing Risks Spent Told]
It was described as Sex and the Suburbs. It's so not that. Because on Sex and the City, those women told each other everything; on our show, it's much more like the real suburbs - nobody tells anybody anything. Everything's a secret. James Denton
[ Anybody Anything Because City Described Each Everything More Much Nobody Other Our Real Secret Sex Show Suburbs Tells Those Told Women]
But when 9/11 struck, I had a change of heart. I knew the story had to be told because what happened at 9/11 is a direct result of what the economic hit men are doing. John Perkins
[ Because Change Direct Doing Economic Had Happened Heart Hit Knew Men Result Story Struck Told]
I've had a big heart my whole life; all the Korn fans know that. A lot of people told me that I was different. Brian Welch
[ Big Different Fans Had Heart Know Life Lot Told Whole]
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]
A week before shooting, they told me, You don't have the part, yet. We're still trying to find a handicapped kid who can act. Either that or we break your legs. Kieran Culkin
[ Act Before Break Either Find Handicapped Kid Legs Part Shooting Still Told Trying Week Yet Your]
When I was writing pretty poor poetry, this girl with midnight black hair told me to go on. Carl Sandburg
[ Black Girl Go Hair Midnight Poetry Poor Pretty Told Writing]
Remember the picture of the president in the classroom, being told of the attack by chief of staff Andy Card? The American people thought they were seeing a man suddenly thrust into a grave challenge no one could have anticipated. Howard Fineman
[ American Andy Anticipated Attack Being Card Challenge Chief Classroom Could Grave Into Man Picture President Remember Seeing Staff Suddenly Thought Thrust Told Were]
A lot of people believe that if everybody just did what they were told - obeyed - everything would be fine. But that's not what life is all about. That's not real. It's never going to happen. Matt Groening
[ Believe Did Everybody Everything Fine Going Happen Just Life Lot Never Obeyed Real Told Were Would]
The best money advice ever given me was from my father. When I was a little girl, he told me, 'Don't spend anything unless you have to.' Dinah Shore Dad
[ Advice Anything Best Ever Father Girl Given Little Money Spend Told Unless]
If God exists, I'd be the first to be told. Anna de Noailles
[ Exists First God Told]
I desperately want a dog, but I've been told I travel too much, and I'm not allowed to have a dog. Victoria Pratt
[ Allowed Been Desperately Dog Much Told Too Travel Want]
I loved the movies and I wanted to be like Marilyn Monroe. I thought she was so glamorous and everyone seemed to love her. I wanted to be like that and I told everyone I would be the next Marilyn Monroe. Sharon Stone
[ Everyone Glamorous Her Love Loved Marilyn Monroe Movies Next Seemed She Thought Told Wanted Would]
When they released Sidewalks of New York, there were some shots with the towers they were going to take out, and Ed told them no. I don't think they can deny the towers were a part of New York. Dennis Farina
[ Deny Ed Going New Out Part Released Shots Some Take Them Think Told Towers Were York]
Often and often afterwards, the beloved Aunt would ask me why I had never told anyone how I was being treated. Children tell little more than animals, for what comes to them they accept as eternally established. Rudyard Kipling
[ Accept Afterwards Animals Anyone Ask Aunt Being Beloved Children Comes Established Eternally Had How Little More Never Often Tell Than Them Told Treated Why Would]
Since I was a kid, he's told me to learn from his mistakes. Scott Caan
[ His Kid Learn Mistakes Since Told]
I told the doctor I broke my leg in two places. He told me to quit going to those places. Henny Youngman
[ Broke Doctor Going Leg Places Quit Those Told Two]
David Duchovny is a dream; a dreamboat and a dream. He was so kind... He held my hand after we were done shooting and told me I did great. He's so good at what he does. Jillian Bach
[ After David Did Does Done Dream Good Great Hand Held Kind Shooting Told Were]
We're a big check mark on everybody's schedule. I told them it's just another challenge, let's go after it. Dick Butkus
[ After Another Big Challenge Check Everybody Go Just Mark Schedule Them Told]
My lord, I will tell you what the case was. I was coming up within a league of the Dutchman, and some of my men were making a mutiny about taking her, and my gunner told the people he could put the captain in a way to take the ship, and be safe. William Kidd
[ Captain Case Coming Could Gunner Her League Lord Making Men Mutiny Put Safe Ship Some Take Taking Tell Told Up Way Were Will Within]
I really believed that the priests were acquainted with my thoughts; and often stood in great awe of them. They often told me they had power to strike me dead at any moment. Maria Monk
[ Acquainted Any Awe Believed Dead Great Had Moment Often Power Priests Really Stood Strike Them Thoughts Told Were]
My grandmother always told me you must keep to your old roads and stick to your original friends and just go through smooth, be careful and stay positive. Wayne Wonder
[ Always Careful Friends Go Grandmother Just Keep Must Old Original Positive Roads Smooth Stay Stick Through Told Your]
I am constantly being told that I have been a big influence for many people, including other musicians. Joan Armatrading
[ Am Been Being Big Constantly Including Influence Many Musicians Other Told]
Indeed in the full flush of journalistic passion and conviction I once told an interviewer that of course I would never get married. And I most definitely would never have children. Christiane Amanpour
[ Children Conviction Course Definitely Flush Full Get Indeed Interviewer Journalistic Married Most Never Once Passion Told Would]
I've always thought my poems told stories. Douglas Dunn
[ Always Poems Stories Thought Told]
I think it's been a little difficult at times for the audience, because they've told me they see me as a family member. So to see your little sister sing about sex... I think they are pretty used to it now. Janet Jackson
[ Audience Because Been Difficult Family Little Member Now Pretty See Sex Sing Sister Think Times Told Used Your]
John Candy knew he was going to die. He told me on his 40th birthday. He said, well, Maureen, I'm on borrowed time. Maureen O'Hara Death
[ Birthday Borrowed Candy Die Going His John Knew Maureen Said Time Told Well]
After reviewing the polygraph charts in private, the polygraph examiner told me that I had passed and that he believed I had nothing to do with the anthrax letters. Steven Hatfill
[ After Anthrax Believed Charts Had Letters Nothing Passed Polygraph Private Reviewing Told]
I'm being told it saves money to shoot in Toronto, because of tax benefits, the crews are cheaper, but what I save in the bottom line, I lose in a million other ways. Griffin Dunne
[ Because Being Benefits Bottom Cheaper Crews Line Lose Million Money Other Save Saves Shoot Tax Told Toronto Ways]
Well, the biggest Norwegian newspaper regarded this as an arrest, since they hadn't told us that they were coming and they brought me in. So the biggest Norwegian newspaper looked upon that as an arrest. Jon Johansen
[ Arrest Biggest Brought Coming Hadn Looked Newspaper Norwegian Regarded Since Told Upon Us Well Were]
Everybody has a bad hair day, but us girls still like to be told we look nice even if we don't feel like we do. Cat Deeley
[ Bad Day Even Everybody Feel Girls Hair Look Nice Still Told Us]
It was a wealthy family, and they heard me talk about movies, and they told me I should go into movies. That's the benefit of hanging out with rich people; they have no sense of what is or isn't possible. Michael Patrick Jann
[ Benefit Family Go Hanging Heard Into Movies Out Possible Rich Sense Should Talk Told Wealthy]
Me and my father went through a war period where we wasn't talking. He wanted me to go to theology school - I didn't want to go. I wanted to do music. I told him I was a minister through music. Wyclef Jean
[ Father Go Him Minister Music Period School Talking Theology Through Told Want Wanted War Went Where]
An instructor once told me that when there's resistence in your body, it's only because of the resistence in your mind. It's about getting inside the pose. Being the breath. Lisa Bonet
[ Because Being Body Breath Getting Inside Instructor Mind Once Only Pose Told Your]
In 1792, my Sister told me, I was growing out of my senses. Joanna Southcott
[ Growing Out Senses Sister Told]
Who has sent you against me? Who has told you to do this thing? Roberto Calvi
[ Against Sent Thing Told]
My mother always told me, even if a song has been done a thousand times, you can still bring something of your own to it. I'd like to think I did that. Etta James
[ Always Been Bring Did Done Even Mother Own Something Song Still Think Thousand Times Told Your]
I told the truth, and I did it on national TV in a lie-detector test. Paula Jones
[ Did National Test Told Truth Tv]
Nobody ever told me what to read, or ever put poetry in my way. Isaac Rosenberg
[ Ever Nobody Poetry Put Read Told Way]
There are two kinds of people: the ones who need to be told and the ones who figure it out all by themselves. Tom Clancy
[ Figure Kinds Need Ones Out Themselves Told Two]
Don't be told something is impossible. There's always a way. Robert Rodriguez
[ Always Impossible Something Told Way]
I'm a preacher's kid, and we were always told, Act right all the time, because someone's always watching. Gwen Ifill
[ Act Always Because Kid Preacher Right Someone Time Told Watching Were]
The doctor told Phil, my then husband, that my condition was really bad news. They had found an artery tearing and said I could die. They said they could try to patch it up but it could go horribly wrong. It all turned out okay in the end but it was touch and go. Sharon Stone
[ Bad Condition Could Die Doctor End Found Go Had Horribly Husband News Okay Out Patch Phil Really Said Tearing Then Told Touch Try Turned Up Wrong]
You know, women have a history of just being - we've been told all our lives not to say - in the fifties you couldn't say birth or even be pregnant hardly on television - and then gradually things have changed. Cybill Shepherd
[ Been Being Birth Changed Even Fifties Gradually Hardly History Just Know Lives Our Pregnant Say Television Then Things Told Women]
Lionel Richie told me forget about the critics. But if you come back with hit after hit, you don't have to worry about anything. Brian McKnight
[ After Anything Back Come Critics Forget Hit Lionel Richie Told Worry]
I was told once that I didn't play the Hollywood game, and that's why I wasn't a big star. What they meant when was that I don't go to parties, and when I go to an audition and I don't like the script, they know it. Sherilyn Fenn
[ Audition Big Game Go Hollywood Know Meant Once Parties Play Script Star Told Why]
I told my psychiatrist that everyone hates me. He said I was being ridiculous - everyone hasn't met me yet. Rodney Dangerfield
[ Being Everyone Hasn Hates Met Psychiatrist Ridiculous Said Told Yet]
When we visited with legislative counsel, they told us that the only way to effectively accomplish what we were trying to do was to put the words in the legislation. Doug Ose
[ Accomplish Counsel Effectively Legislation Legislative Only Put Told Trying Us Visited Way Were Words]
My mother told me on several different occasions that she was livin' her dream vicariously through me. She once said that I was getting' to do all the things that she would have wanted to have done. Buck Owens Mom
[ Different Done Dream Getting Her Livin Mother Occasions Once Said Several She Things Through Told Vicariously Wanted Would]
If I told you about all the stories I don't tell, I would be violating the very boundaries I set for myself. Joyce Maynard
[ Boundaries Myself Set Stories Tell Told Very Violating Would]
A lot of compelling stories in the world aren't being told, and the fact that people don't know about them compounds the suffering. Anderson Cooper
[ Being Compelling Compounds Fact Know Lot Stories Suffering Them Told World]
Now, guitar was pretty cool. Everybody knew something on the guitar. So I wanted to play guitar, but I told my dad if he wanted me to keep studying something, I'd like to study piano. Jackson Browne
[ Cool Dad Everybody Guitar Keep Knew Now Piano Play Pretty Something Study Studying Told Wanted]
Now will I rehearse before you a very ancient Breton Lay. As the tale was told to me, so, in turn, will I tell it over again, to the best of my art and knowledge. Hearken now to my story, its why and its reason. Marie de France
[ Again Ancient Art Before Best Breton Hearken Knowledge Lay Now Over Reason Rehearse Story Tale Tell Told Turn Very Why Will]
Whenever I was upset by something in the papers, Jack always told me to be more tolerant, like a horse flicking away flies in the summer. Jackie Kennedy
[ Always Away Flies Horse Jack More Papers Something Summer Told Tolerant Upset Whenever]
Nobody told me I was a child prodigy. Herbie Hancock
[ Child Nobody Prodigy Told]
In a way, I have to have a dictatorship. I can't be told that I'm wrong. That conflicts with what I was saying earlier about listening. It isn't to do with receiving criticism and responding to other views, it's who has that last decision. Trevor Nunn
[ Conflicts Criticism Decision Dictatorship Earlier Last Listening Other Receiving Responding Saying Told Views Way Wrong]
I have three kids, the oldest is 18 and her friends are going to see it The Aristocrats because they told her they're going to see it, especially her guy friends. Bob Saget
[ Aristocrats Because Especially Friends Going Guy Her Kids Oldest See Three Told]
Ultimately, love conquers all, and gay or straight, don't we all want to believe that? I would that if this was to happen to me, and one of my kids had come and told me he or she was gay, I would say: If that's the only way you can live, then I love you. Paul Sorvino
[ Believe Come Conquers Gay Had Happen Kids Live Love Only Say She Straight Then Told Ultimately Want Way Would]
Somebody told me once I wasn't Latin enough, and that made me laugh. Chita Rivera
[ Enough Latin Laugh Made Once Somebody Told]
I took a plane from New York City to Los Angeles for an audition. I met all the people. After that, I was told to have another audition, but I didn't want to go there again. Ed O'Neill
[ After Again Angeles Another Audition City Go Los Met New Plane Told Took Want York]
Lacey didn't like it, even though he was born here, I understand. I mean, he was born in Brooklyn. He told the staff that they better prepare themselves to say goodbye to some of their friends. Sydney Schanberg
[ Better Born Brooklyn Even Friends Goodbye Here Lacey Mean Prepare Say Some Staff Their Themselves Though Told Understand]
I am told that I talk in shorthand and then smudge it. J. R. R. Tolkien
[ Am Shorthand Talk Then Told]
You can watch any episode you want and have a compelling story being told. Christopher Meloni
[ Any Being Compelling Episode Story Told Want Watch]
My brother and I had a real love-hate relationship with my success. There was some bitterness there that I didn't understand until recently, but I told him that if I ever did a record I wanted him to play on it. Jimmy Chamberlin
[ Bitterness Brother Did Ever Had Him Love-Hate Play Real Recently Record Relationship Some Success Told Understand Until Wanted]
Forgive me, Spirit of my spirit, for this, that I have found it easier to read the mystery told in tears and understood Thee better in sorrow than in joy. George William Russell
[ Better Easier Forgive Found Joy Mystery Read Sorrow Spirit Tears Than Thee Told Understood]
One ought to have a good memory when he has told a lie. Pierre Corneille
[ Good Lie Memory Ought Told]
People would read all kinds of reaction into it, but Tracy told me himself that half the time he was just standing very still, trying to look sober and composed. That takes nothing away from him. The fact he got away with it was a tribute to his talent. Cesar Romero
[ Away Composed Fact Got Half Him Himself His Into Just Kinds Look Nothing Reaction Read Sober Standing Still Takes Talent Time Told Tracy Tribute Trying Very Would]
What power can poverty have over a home where loving hearts are beating with a consciousness of untold riches of the head and heart? Orison Swett Marden
[ Beating Consciousness Head Heart Hearts Home Loving Over Poverty Power Riches Untold Where]
My parents were horrified when I told them I wanted to be an author. Lloyd Alexander
[ Author Horrified Parents Them Told Wanted Were]
Throughout our courtship, Kenny told me that he had proof that Saddam Hussein was a threat because he possessed weapons of mass destruction. I told him, 'You had me at weapons.' Renee Zellweger
[ Because Courtship Destruction Had Him Hussein Kenny Mass Our Possessed Proof Saddam Threat Throughout Told Weapons]
I asked my daughter when she was 16, What's the buzz on the street with the kids? She's going, to be honest, Dad, most of my friends aren't into Kiss. But they've all been told that it's the greatest show on Earth. Ace Frehley Music
[ Asked Been Buzz Dad Daughter Earth Friends Going Greatest Honest Into Kids Kiss Most She Show Street Told]
I told you to sell it, not give it away. Jerome Robbins
[ Away Give Sell Told]
From an early age I was told that I was expected to do more than continue to run a small business. Education was important and seen as a way of moving forward. John Pople
[ Age Business Continue Early Education Expected Forward Important More Moving Run Seen Small Than Told Way]
I told my mother at about the seventh year of therapy that I had been abused sexually by my father, and she hung up the phone on me. Anne Heche
[ Abused Been Father Had Hung Mother Phone Seventh Sexually She Therapy Told Up Year]
As a former Catholic, and as someone who even today is not opposed to being called a Christian, I felt I had every right to use the symbols of the Church and resented being told not to. Andres Serrano
[ Being Called Catholic Christian Church Even Every Felt Former Had Opposed Resented Right Someone Symbols Today Told Use]
To say that you now trust the Russian military command and control system because some Russian general told you from the bottom of his heart that's the case, strikes me as most unrealistic. William Odom
[ Because Bottom Case Command Control General Heart His Military Most Now Russian Say Some Strikes System Told Trust Unrealistic]
My mother told me I was begging her to be an actor when I was four. My father and my grandfather saw at least one or two movies a week; they were film buffs, so I guess it just rubbed off on me. And now it's kind of become a way of life for me. Giovanni Ribisi
[ Actor Become Begging Father Film Four Grandfather Guess Her Just Kind Least Life Mother Movies Now Off Rubbed Saw Told Two Way Week Were]
I'm told leather drives men up the wall. I like wearing it because it because it feels nice. Honor Blackman
[ Because Drives Feels Leather Men Nice Told Up Wall Wearing]
Basically, all my life I'd been told you can't do that because you're female. So I guess I just didn't pay any attention. I just went ahead and did what I could and then, when the stars aligned, I was ready. Shannon Lucid
[ Ahead Aligned Any Attention Basically Because Been Could Did Female Guess Just Life Pay Ready Stars Then Told Went]
They told me I had been sick twelve days, lying like dead all the while, and that Whirlwind Chaser, who was Standing Bear's uncle and a medicine man, had brought me back to life. Black Elk
[ Back Bear Been Brought Chaser Days Dead Had Life Lying Man Medicine Sick Standing Told Twelve Uncle While Whirlwind]
As a child, my mother told me lots of fairy stories, many her own invention. She, too, tended to reverse the norm. Tanith Lee
[ Child Fairy Her Invention Lots Many Mother Norm Own Reverse She Stories Tended Told Too]
I have been an unabashed fan of NPR for many years, and have stolen untold excellent ideas from its programming. Ted Koppel
[ Been Excellent Fan Ideas Many Npr Programming Stolen Untold Years]
I had heard before that there were rumors I was gay. It's funny. My cousin gets his hair cut at this place, and one of the guys there told him that Scott Wolf was gay. He didn't realize that he was my cousin. Scott Wolf
[ Before Cousin Cut Funny Gay Gets Guys Had Hair Heard Him His Place Realize Rumors Scott Told Were Wolf]
But I've been surprised over the years. I mean, someone told me the other day that maybe 360 million people have played this game in the world. That's a lot of people. Don Bluth
[ Been Day Game Lot Maybe Mean Million Other Over Played Someone Surprised Told World Years]
My clerkship with Justice Douglas was tremendously important. He told me, Christopher, get out into the stream of history and see what happens. I've tried to follow that advice. Warren Christopher
[ Advice Christopher Douglas Follow Get Happens History Important Into Justice Out See Stream Told Tremendously Tried]
When the cinematograph first made its appearance, we were told that the days of the ordinary theatre were numbered. Ivor Novello
[ Appearance Days First Made Numbered Ordinary Theatre Told Were]
It was my father who taught me to value myself. He told me that I was uncommonly beautiful and that I was the most precious thing in his life. Dawn French Dad
[ Beautiful Father His Life Most Myself Precious Taught Thing Told Uncommonly Value]
A kiss, when all is said, what is it? A rosy dot placed on the 'I' in loving; Tis a secret told to the mouth instead of to the ear. Edmond Rostand
[ Dot Ear Instead Kiss Loving Mouth Placed Rosy Said Secret Tis Told]
It's kind of scary sometimes, I've seen this a lot in Asia. Children are given music lessons, very intensively I might add and involving great technical expertise sometimes, but you can tell that they have been told only to play happy pleasant music. Michael Tilson Thomas
[ Add Asia Been Children Expertise Given Great Happy Intensively Involving Kind Lessons Lot Might Music Only Play Pleasant Scary Seen Sometimes Technical Tell Told Very]
It was total naivety that got me to Hollywood. I thought it was going to happen straight away. I told myself 'give it 5 years, there's no way I'll be here after that if it doesn't happen'. Cut to ten years later! Naomi Watts
[ After Away Cut Give Going Got Happen Here Hollywood Later Myself Straight Ten Thought Told Total Way Years]
Each time I told them I didn't kill my wife. Sam Sheppard
[ Each Kill Them Time Told Wife]
I don't like drum solos, to be honest with you, but if anybody ever told me he didn't like Buddy Rich I'd right away say go and see him, at least the once. Charlie Watts
[ Anybody Away Buddy Drum Ever Go Him Honest Least Once Rich Right Say See Solos Told]
I told him he'd have a heart attack a year ago, but unfortunately he lived a year longer. Eugene Ormandy
[ Ago Attack Heart Him Lived Longer Told Unfortunately Year]
My doctor told me to stop having intimate dinners for four. Unless there are three other people. Orson Welles Diet
[ Dinners Doctor Four Having Intimate Other Stop Three Told Unless]
I was a schooled musician. When I made 'Blue Velvet', I told everyone what to do. I was an arranger. I learned music in school I told the band to play this. I told the guitar to do that. Bobby Vinton
[ Arranger Band Blue Everyone Guitar Learned Made Music Musician Play School Schooled Told Velvet]
I was the guy that told Bill Clinton he was going to win. I had gotten the final polling numbers. He had a comfortable lead. He was not going to lose. Paul Begala
[ Bill Clinton Comfortable Final Going Gotten Guy Had Lead Lose Numbers Polling Told Win]
It would bother me if a judge told me how I had to believe. Roy Moore
[ Believe Bother Had How Judge Told Would]
What's gratifying about West Wing is that everybody told us that it couldn't be done - that the man or woman on the street didn't care about politics. But if you set things up correctly, people don't have a problem with it. Rob Lowe
[ Care Correctly Done Everybody Gratifying Man Politics Problem Set Street Things Told Up Us West Wing Woman]
The first day I arrived, they told me to go home and get rid of that cold. June Allyson
[ Arrived Cold Day First Get Go Home Rid Told]
The stories have been told so often by those of us who supported President Reagan over the years that they seem mundane, almost like a fictional novel or a movie script. William L. Jenkins
[ Almost Been Fictional Movie Mundane Novel Often Over President Reagan Script Seem Stories Supported Those Told Us Years]
With Westerns you have the landscape is important, and it's empty, and only you populate it. When you populate it, you can tell any kind story that Shakespeare told, you can tell in a Western. Lawrence Kasdan
[ Any Empty Important Kind Landscape Only Populate Shakespeare Story Tell Told Western Westerns]
If we pursue this matter further, we shall be told that the stable object is unchanging under the impact or stress of some particular external or internal variable or, perhaps, that it resists the passage of time. Gregory Bateson
[ External Further Impact Internal Matter Object Particular Passage Perhaps Pursue Resists Shall Some Stable Stress Time Told Unchanging Under Variable]
Republicans are not going to play I-told-you-so, but it is pretty obvious that the tax reductions passed in 2003 helped Americans dig out of a recession and get back to work. Marsha Blackburn
[ Americans Back Dig Get Going Helped Obvious Out Passed Play Pretty Recession Reductions Republicans Tax Work]
If you put out 150 percent, then you can always expect 100 percent back. That's what I was always told as a kid, and It's worked for me so far! Justin Timberlake
[ Always Back Expect Far Kid Out Percent Put Then Told Worked]
I knew nothing about martial arts. The coach told me I was talented with learning martial arts, and put me in a school. Three years later I got my first championship in China. Jet Li
[ Arts Championship China Coach First Got Knew Later Learning Martial Nothing Put School Talented Three Told Years]
Americans are a quarter of a billion people who have almost nothing in common except for the fact they've been told they have lots in common. Doug Coupland
[ Almost Americans Been Billion Common Except Fact Lots Nothing Quarter Told]
I told my father I wanted to play the banjo, and so he saved the money and got ready to give me a banjo for my next birthday, and between that time and my birthday, I lost interest in the banjo and was playing guitar. Jackson Browne
[ Banjo Between Birthday Father Give Got Guitar Interest Lost Money Next Play Playing Ready Saved Time Told Wanted]
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]
And if you remember the other part of the context is we were then all deceived about the French position and told the French had said they'd veto any second resolution - which wasn't true, we now know. Clare Short
[ Any Context Deceived French Had Know Now Other Part Position Remember Resolution Said Second Then Told True Veto Were Which]
As told in Friendship with God, if we simply decided to believe and act as if first, we're all one, and second, life is eternal, it would render virtually everything we've done all our lives pointless. Neale Donald Walsch
[ Act Believe Decided Done Eternal Everything First Friendship God Life Lives Our Pointless Render Second Simply Told Virtually Would]
Ever since I came to Congress in 1992, there are those who have been trying to silence my voice. I've been told to "sit down and shut up" over and over again. Well, I won't sit down and I won't shut up until the full and unvarnished truth is placed before the American people. Cynthia McKinney
[ Again American Been Before Came Congress Down Ever Full Over Placed Shut Silence Since Sit Those Told Truth Trying Until Up Voice Well Won]
And if we are honest we have to make a distinction between a democratic Israel that wants to live in peace and the terrorists who want Israel wiped out. The Israelis were told to give up land for peace; they gave up the land, but got no peace. J. D. Hayworth
[ Between Democratic Distinction Gave Give Got Honest Israel Israelis Land Live Make Out Peace Terrorists Told Up Want Wants Were Wiped]
She told me she had a note, somebody was sick. Lizzie Andrew Borden
[ Had Note She Sick Somebody Told]
If my doctor told me I had only six minutes to live, I wouldn't brood. I'd type a little faster. Isaac Asimov
[ Brood Doctor Faster Had Little Live Minutes Only Six Told Type]
Someone told me it's all happening at the zoo. Paul Simon
[ Happening Someone Told Zoo]
I've been told by people that it's okay to cry but, you know what, it's been used against me. Peter Steele
[ Against Been Cry Know Okay Told Used]
Do what you're told, and everything will be all right. Norman Jewison
[ Everything Right Told Will]
All of a sudden Kevin told me that the movie got bought and was gonna be shown in a movie theatre. I was shocked. I was psyched. It was just weird. Jason Mewes
[ Bought Gonna Got Just Kevin Movie Psyched Shocked Shown Sudden Theatre Told Weird]
I went to a doctor and told him I felt normal on acid, that I was a light bulb in a world of moths. That is what the manic state is like. Carrie Fisher
[ Acid Bulb Doctor Felt Him Light Manic Moths Normal State Told Went World]
I've never really had a hobby, unless you count art, which the IRS once told me I had to declare as a hobby since I hadn't made money with it. Laurie Anderson Art
[ Art Count Declare Had Hadn Hobby Irs Made Money Never Once Really Since Told Unless Which]
It's more like can I build a group of characters and can I tell some universal truths that feel real and aren't formulaic in the spirit of filmmakers gone by who've told American stories that were personal and universal as well. Cameron Crowe
[ American Build Characters Feel Filmmakers Formulaic Gone Group More Personal Real Some Spirit Stories Tell Told Truths Universal Well Were]
And I remember how proud I was to put on my training jersey and go out on the field. Making it back to that environment was for me my greatest moment, because somebody had told me I couldn't do it and I never gave up on myself, the game and my teammates. Brandi Chastain
[ Back Because Environment Field Game Gave Go Greatest Had How Jersey Making Moment Myself Never Out Proud Put Remember Somebody Teammates Told Training Up]
The way that a handful of corporations in Los Angeles dictate how our stories are told creates a real poverty of imagination and it's a big problem. Alex Cox
[ Angeles Big Corporations Creates Dictate Handful How Imagination Los Our Poverty Problem Real Stories Told Way]
I told him there was one city that they must not bomb without my permission and that was Kyoto. Henry L. Stimson
[ Bomb City Him Kyoto Must Permission Told Without]
People told me I couldn't kill Nicholson, so I cast him in two roles and killed him off twice. Tim Burton
[ Cast Him Kill Killed Nicholson Off Roles Told Twice Two]
It's trite to say that the world has gotten smaller in the age of globalization, but my travels have told me that it's wrong to think this means there is some kind of uniform world culture. Norman Spinrad
[ Age Culture Globalization Gotten Kind Means Say Smaller Some Think Told Travels Trite Uniform World Wrong]
I put the cameras on her and told her to be obnoxious as she could possibly could be. She was. Keenen Ivory Wayans
[ Cameras Could Her Obnoxious Possibly Put She Told]
I told my therapist I was having nightmares about nuclear explosions. He said don't worry it's not the end of the world. Jay London
[ End Explosions Having Nightmares Nuclear Said Therapist Told World Worry]
If you're not accurate, you'll cause untold trouble. David O. Selznick
[ Accurate Cause Trouble Untold]
I told them, you can succeed - it's not likely the first time, maybe 25 per cent, but you CAN succeed. You can also die. By April 16 they had already been to camp III, well ahead of most teams. Anatoli Boukreev
[ Ahead Already Also April Been Camp Cent Die First Had Iii Likely Maybe Most Per Succeed Teams Them Time Told Well]
The more I thought of the McClure offer the less I thought of it. So I told him last night I was satisfied where I was, and that the $75 he offered me was no inducement. Richard H. Davis
[ Him Inducement Last Less More Night Offer Offered Satisfied Thought Told Where]
Before the boat docked, however, he confessed because he was contemplating running for president, he couldn't separate from his wife. I believed him when he told me he faced a difficult choice between pursuing personal happiness and his political destiny. Donna Rice
[ Because Before Believed Between Boat Choice Confessed Contemplating Destiny Difficult Faced Happiness Him His However Personal Political President Pursuing Running Separate Told Wife]
As a religion, bilingualism is the god that failed. It has led to no fairness, produced no unity, and cost Canadian taxpayers untold millions. Stephen Harper
[ Canadian Cost Failed Fairness God Led Millions Produced Religion Taxpayers Unity Untold]
I spent many years laughing at Harry Secombe's singing until somebody told me that it wasn't a joke. Spike Milligan
[ Harry Joke Laughing Many Singing Somebody Spent Told Until Years]
Lawyers enjoy a little mystery, you know. Why, if everybody came forward and told the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth straight out, we should all retire to the workhouse. Dorothy L. Sayers
[ Came Enjoy Everybody Forward Know Lawyers Little Mystery Nothing Out Retire Should Straight Told Truth Whole Why]
I was told all my life I was part Cherokee. Then it was Crow. The latest is Blackfoot. Kathie Lee Gifford
[ Cherokee Crow Latest Life Part Then Told]
When we first went there we completely lacked confidence. Our manager told us our act was too long, and told us to drop certain numbers and concentrate on the exciting stuff. And he was right. Steve Marriott
[ Act Certain Completely Concentrate Confidence Drop Exciting First Lacked Long Manager Numbers Our Right Stuff Told Too Us Went]
No one told me I had to make something that would sell, but I personally want everyone to like my music. Utada Hikaru
[ Everyone Had Make Music Personally Sell Something Told Want Would]
If one knows only what one is told, one does not know enough to be able to arrive at a well-balanced decision. Leo Szilard
[ Able Arrive Decision Does Enough Know Knows Only Told]
Loyalty of the law-making power to the executive power was one of the dangers the political fathers foretold. Garet Garrett
[ Dangers Executive Fathers Foretold Loyalty Political Power]
I knew I'd conquered America when Mike Tyson told me I was one mean lady. Anne Robinson
[ America Conquered Knew Lady Mean Mike Told Tyson]
Search for the truth. I tell you things and I always ask you to verify what I say. I told you yesterday that there was an attack and a retreat at Saddam's airport. Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf
[ Airport Always Ask Attack Retreat Saddam Say Search Tell Things Told Truth Verify Yesterday]
I've been told that I have a lot of energy. The secret is that I use renewable resources. Some days I'm solar powered. Some days I'm wind powered. And some people in this room might think I'm hybrid gas-powered. You'll just have to guess which it is today. Bill Richardson
[ Been Days Energy Gas-Powered Guess Hybrid Just Lot Might Powered Renewable Resources Room Secret Solar Some Think Today Told Use Which Wind]
I never did give anybody hell. I just told the truth and they thought it was hell. Harry S. Truman
[ Anybody Did Give Hell Just Never Thought Told Truth]
People are learning to feel more comfortable hearing one another's dreams. It used to be that if you told a dream in public, someone had to make a joke to relieve the tension introduced by that alternative reality. Henry Reed
[ Alternative Another Comfortable Dream Dreams Feel Had Hearing Introduced Joke Learning Make More Public Reality Relieve Someone Tension Told Used]
The show originally started out as a ten hour mini-series. We shot two hours and then were excused for a while, for no apparent reason. Things went very quiet for a time and then a few months later we were called back and told that it was going to be a full season. Gil Gerard
[ Apparent Back Called Excused Few Full Going Hour Hours Later Months Originally Out Quiet Reason Season Shot Show Started Ten Then Things Time Told Two Very Went Were While]
I spent years growing up being told what my sexuality was. George Michael
[ Being Growing Sexuality Spent Told Up Years]
If you talk to the Whites in Mississippi they will tell you, 'You can go to any school you want to; we don't see race.' Biggest lie ever told. Bennie Thompson
[ Any Biggest Ever Go Lie Mississippi Race School See Talk Tell Told Want Whites Will]
Orson Welles was one of these people who was defying everything the doctors told him he wasn't supposed to be doing. He was really enjoying himself when he was eating what he wanted to eat. Eartha Kitt
[ Defying Doctors Doing Eat Eating Enjoying Everything Him Himself Orson Really Supposed These Told Wanted Welles]
My mother learned that she was carrying me at about the same time the Second World War was declared; with the family talent for magic realism, she once told me she had been to the doctor's on the very day. Angela Carter
[ Been Carrying Day Declared Doctor Family Had Learned Magic Mother Once Realism Same Second She Talent Time Told Very War World]
I pressed my father's hand and told him I would protect his grave with my life. My father smiled and passed away to the spirit land. Chief Joseph Dad
[ Away Father Grave Hand Him His Land Life Passed Pressed Protect Smiled Spirit Told Would]
In high school, in sport, I had a coach who told me I was much better than I thought I was, and would make me do more in a positive sense. He was the first person who taught me not to be afraid of failure. Mike Krzyzewski
[ Afraid Better Coach Failure First Had High Make More Much Person Positive School Sense Sport Taught Than Thought Told Would]
(On seeing a former lover for the first time in years) I thought I told you to wait in the car. Tallulah Bankhead
[ Car First Former Lover Seeing Thought Time Told Wait Years]
I was a bartender in New York and I overheard this girl saying she made $3000 doing a commercial. A kid at work told me, 'Hey, I know this director and he'd really like you!'. So I walked into this guy's office and was like 'I was thinking maybe I could make $3000' and he hired me for commercials, short films, like 15 jobs in a row. Pauley Perrette
[ Bartender Commercial Commercials Could Director Doing Films Girl Guy Hey Hired Into Jobs Kid Know Made Make Maybe New Office Overheard Really Row Saying She Short Thinking Told Walked Work York]
I'll never forget my father's response when I told him I wanted to be a lawyer. He said, 'If you do this, no man will ever want you.' Cassandra Dunn
[ Ever Father Forget Him Lawyer Man Never Response Said Told Want Wanted Will]
Actually, no, but I am close to the people who are working on Chicken Little, and I'm very close to the people over at Pixar. I mean, as far as stories are concerned, almost everything we have could be told that way. Joe Grant
[ Actually Almost Am Chicken Close Concerned Could Everything Far Little Mean Over Pixar Stories Told Very Way Working]
In the beginning, my mother humored me when I told her I wanted to be a reporter. Jessica Savitch
[ Beginning Her Mother Reporter Told Wanted]
And that was what I was asking to happen and I was told that the indictment would be signed, but I was coming to the end of my one-year contract, I had to return to New Zealand for personal reasons. Tony Greig
[ Asking Coming Contract End Had Happen Indictment New Personal Reasons Return Signed Told Would Zealand]
Lies are told only to convey to someone that one has no need either of him or his good opinion. Theodor Adorno
[ Convey Either Good Him His Lies Need Only Opinion Someone Told]
A statesman, we are told, should follow public opinion. Doubtless, as a coachman follows his horses; having firm hold on the reins and guiding them. Augustus Hare
[ Doubtless Firm Follow Follows Guiding Having His Hold Horses Opinion Public Reins Should Statesman Them Told]
Someone told me there was a publisher that could find a good home for my songs, but I didn't want to give up my pursuit of a career in the business as an artist. Michael Bolton
[ Artist Business Career Could Find Give Good Home Publisher Pursuit Someone Songs Told Up Want]
I've been told by doctors and surgeons that I have the energy of ten men who have normal jobs. Gary Busey
[ Been Doctors Energy Jobs Men Normal Surgeons Ten Told]
And I thought, when I have kids, that's the sort of well told, silly, and fun fairy tale that I would want to take them to. But it was an amazing experience. And I think Shrek is a real classic, a fairy tale classic. Mike Myers
[ Amazing Classic Experience Fairy Fun Kids Real Shrek Silly Sort Take Tale Them Think Thought Told Want Well Would]
When he realized who he'd pulled over, the policeman shook his head in disbelief. He told me of all people I should know better. He gave me a real dressing down, but let me go. Dennis Franz
[ Better Disbelief Down Dressing Gave Go Head His Know Over Policeman Pulled Real Realized Shook Should Told]
I knew what book we had to write, it was clear in my head; it was journals and poetry. So I passed on their offer. I told my agent this is our vision, and no one's done it this way. Kenny Loggins
[ Agent Book Clear Done Had Head Journals Knew Offer Our Passed Poetry Their Told Vision Way Write]
I have got up at truly deplorable hours in the morning to confront Vancouver's Jack Webster on television because I have been told that is the place to get exposure for ideas. Barbara Amiel
[ Because Been Confront Deplorable Exposure Get Got Hours Ideas Jack Morning Place Television Told Truly Up Vancouver Webster]
In plain words: now that Britain has told the world that she has the H-Bomb she should announce as early as possible that she has done with it, that she proposes to reject in all circumstances nuclear warfare. J. B. Priestley
[ Announce Britain Circumstances Done Early Now Nuclear Plain Possible Proposes Reject She Should Told Warfare Words World]
Because I was extremely uncomfortable talking about sex with him at all and particularly in such a graphic way, I told him that I did not want to talk about these subjects. Anita Hill
[ Because Did Extremely Graphic Him Particularly Sex Subjects Such Talk Talking These Told Uncomfortable Want Way]
And now may the blessing of God rest upon all men. I have told unto them the Epic of Kings, and the Epic of Kings is come to a close, and the tale of their deeds is ended. Ferdowsi
[ Blessing Close Come Deeds Ended Epic God Kings May Men Now Rest Tale Their Them Told Unto Upon]
Like all bands, the first two albums are always the ones most written about, and the most covered. When a band gets to their third of fourth album, the story of the band has already been told. Kelly Jones
[ Album Albums Already Always Band Bands Been Covered First Fourth Gets Most Ones Story Their Third Told Two Written]
If you tell people your ambitions, they usually laugh at you. When I told my girlfriends when I was 12 that I was going to Hollywood, they all laughed. And here I am! Helen Reddy
[ Am Ambitions Girlfriends Going Here Hollywood Laugh Laughed Tell Told Usually Your]
The story as told in The Odyssey doesn't hold water. There are too many inconsistencies. Margaret Atwood
[ Hold Inconsistencies Many Odyssey Story Told Too Water]
That's why I had to leave Hair on Broadway, because I did it for about a year, and one night I was doing the show, and I realized, well, this is not real. I told the director. He says, man, it was a killer show tonight. Barry McGuire
[ Because Broadway Did Director Doing Had Hair Killer Leave Man Night Real Realized Says Show Told Tonight Well Why Year]
Well I would never say to anybody that Warren Beatty got fired, but uh, I think he and Quentin fell out of love, and I think Warren told Quentin to hire me for the film. David Carradine
[ Anybody Beatty Fell Film Fired Got Hire Love Never Out Quentin Say Think Told Uh Warren Well Would]
I hate every human being on earth. I feel that everyone is beneath me, and I feel they should all worship me. That's what I told my kids. I think I must have been Adolf Hitler in a past life. Roseanne Barr
[ Adolf Been Being Beneath Earth Every Everyone Feel Hate Hitler Human Kids Life Must Past Should Think Told Worship]
For one thing, I teach my students what my teacher for twenty years, Paul Gavert, told me, 'The voice follows... the voice follows everything about you... who you are.' Betty Buckley
[ Everything Follows Paul Students Teach Teacher Thing Told Twenty Voice Years]
I trained to be a priest - started to. I went to seminary school when I was 11. I wanted to be a priest, but when they told me I could never have sex, not even on my birthday, I changed my mind. Johnny Vegas
[ Birthday Changed Could Even Mind Never Priest School Seminary Sex Started Told Trained Wanted Went]
I told people I was a drummer before I even had a set, I was a mental drummer. Keith Moon
[ Before Drummer Even Had Mental Set Told]
Many women have told me they remember where they were when they read the book, and how they felt suddenly that what they really thought or felt about things made sense. Carol Gilligan
[ Book Felt How Made Many Read Really Remember Sense Suddenly Things Thought Told Were Where Women]
When I was young, I was told that I had a sulky, pouty face. Maureen O'Hara
[ Face Had Told Young]
I always told Hitch that it would have been better to put seats around the set and sell tickets. James Stewart
[ Always Around Been Better Hitch Put Seats Sell Set Tickets Told Would]
And I'd be lying if I told you that as a black man in baseball I hadn't gone through worse times than my teammates. Curt Flood
[ Baseball Black Gone Hadn Lying Man Teammates Than Through Times Told Worse]
Another woman approached me while I was having lunch at the Russian Tea Room in New York and told me that the reason she had become a lawyer was because she had read 'Rage of Angels'. To me, that kind of feedback has more meaning than any sales figures. Sidney Sheldon
[ Angels Another Any Approached Because Become Feedback Figures Had Having Kind Lawyer Lunch Meaning More New Rage Read Reason Room Russian Sales She Tea Than Told While Woman York]
Everything runs its course. We had told a lot of stories that happened in our life. My kid was getting older, and we were running out of stories to tell. Howie Mandel
[ Course Everything Getting Had Happened Kid Life Lot Older Our Out Running Runs Stories Tell Told Were]
He told me he was working as an interpreter in a doctor's office in Brookline, Massachusetts, where I was living at the time, and he was translating for a doctor who had a number of Russian patients. On my way home, after running into him, I just heard this phrase in my head. Jhumpa Lahiri
[ After Doctor Had Head Heard Him Home Interpreter Into Just Living Massachusetts Number Office Patients Phrase Running Russian Time Told Translating Way Where Working]
If the police ever try to pick me up, Michael Jackson told me I can hide out at his house. Gilbert Gottfried
[ Ever Hide His House Jackson Michael Out Pick Police Told Try Up]
I was brought up with psychics and tarot cards. My mum was always told I was going to be in a boy band and be famous as a singer. Lee Ryan
[ Always Band Boy Brought Cards Famous Going Mum Singer Tarot Told Up]
My dad told me when I went into high school, 'It's not what you do when you walk in the door that matters. It's what you do when you walk out.' That's when you've made a lasting impression. Jim Thome
[ Dad Door High Impression Into Lasting Made Matters Out School Told Walk Went]
I had been in a film, playing a young British aristocrat. My wife told me that she was invited to a dinner and she invited me to dinner and the hostess had seen me and said, 'You cannot bring him.' but I think that I've done enough to shatter the image. Michael York
[ Aristocrat Been Bring British Cannot Dinner Done Enough Film Had Him Hostess Image Invited Playing Said Seen Shatter She Think Told Wife Young]
I was always told I was special. And I was also assured that I had a gift and a purpose. Ashley Judd
[ Also Always Assured Gift Had Purpose Special Told]
So something about that touched me, obviously, when I was young and it just stayed with me. I'm always amazed by that, because my experience seems to be so much different than what I'm told, so much of the time. Andrew McCarthy
[ Always Amazed Because Different Experience Just Much Obviously Seems Something Stayed Than Time Told Touched Young]
And so I was doing that and starving and somebody said you should model and I ran when they told me how much money you could make and I did a television commercial the first job. Sela Ward
[ Commercial Could Did Doing First How Job Make Model Money Much Ran Said Should Somebody Starving Television Told]
I used to get letters from girl reporters saying that their lives were nowhere near as exciting as Brenda's. I told them that if I made Brenda's life like theirs, nobody would read it. Dale Messick
[ Brenda Exciting Get Girl Letters Life Lives Made Near Nobody Nowhere Read Reporters Saying Their Theirs Them Told Used Were Would]
All truth is not to be told at all times. Samuel Butler
[ Times Told Truth]
The four most beautiful words in our common language: I told you so. Gore Vidal
[ Beautiful Common Four Language Most Our Told Words]
I had passed through the entire British education system studying literature, culminating in three years of reading English at Oxford, and they'd never told me about something as basic as the importance of point of view in fiction! Philip Pullman
[ Basic British Education English Entire Fiction Had Importance Literature Never Oxford Passed Point Reading Something Studying System Three Through Told View Years]
The other day a friend called and told me they made a porn film using the title of my first movie. I guess you know you've made it when there's a porn parody of a movie you've done. Kate Bosworth
[ Called Day Done Film First Friend Guess Know Made Movie Other Parody Title Told Using]
I can remember when I was National Security Adviser, the intelligence community told us... they put out an intelligence report saying that Iran would never back off from attacks on shipping in the Gulf if we use force. Frank Carlucci
[ Adviser Attacks Back Community Force Gulf Intelligence Iran National Never Off Out Put Remember Report Saying Security Shipping Told Us Use Would]
To all of us who have been charged, we all agree that we don't feel like we were doing things that we weren't supposed to, because we were told to do them. We think everything was justified, because we were instructed to do this and to do that. Lynndie England
[ Agree Because Been Charged Doing Everything Feel Instructed Justified Supposed Them Things Think Told Us Were Weren]
Bush's war in Iraq has done untold damage to the United States. It has impaired our military power and undermined the morale of our armed forces. Our troops were trained to project overwhelming power. They were not trained for occupation duties. George Soros
[ Armed Bush Damage Done Duties Forces Impaired Iraq Military Morale Occupation Our Overwhelming Power Project States Trained Troops Undermined United Untold War Were]
I told the umpires to walk back at least thirty-five feet from home plate. That reduced the arguements. Bill Klem
[ Back Feet Home Least Plate Reduced Thirty-Five Told Umpires Walk]
My parents gave me stability and a belief in myself and in all the possibilities life has to offer. I was told the only limitations I would ever face were those I placed upon myself. Dionne Warwick
[ Belief Ever Face Gave Life Limitations Myself Offer Only Parents Placed Possibilities Stability Those Told Upon Were Would]
I have been unexpectedly confronted with my own mortality as I was told that I had cancer. Jodi Rell
[ Been Cancer Confronted Had Mortality Own Told Unexpectedly]
I told my wife the truth. I told her I was seeing a psychiatrist. Then she told me the truth: that she was seeing a psychiatrist, two plumbers, and a bartender. Rodney Dangerfield
[ Bartender Her Psychiatrist Seeing She Then Told Truth Two Wife]
James Caan told me at the end of filming 'Elf' that he had been waiting through the whole film for me to be funny - and I never was. Will Ferrell
[ Been Elf End Film Filming Funny Had James Never Through Told Waiting Whole]
As it has been told to me, my Dad had some kind of deal with Dick Clark. But when we got here, that fell through. So we were out here with no job, no furniture, no food. Danny Bonaduce
[ Been Clark Dad Deal Fell Food Furniture Got Had Here Job Kind Out Some Through Told Were]
A secret is not something unrevealed, but something told privately, in a whisper. Marcel Pagnol
[ Privately Secret Something Told Whisper]
Any story that Billy Wilder told, you can tell in a Western. Lawrence Kasdan
[ Any Billy Story Tell Told Western Wilder]
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]
Nowadays people don't know how to handle it if all the ends aren't tied up and they're not told what to think in films. And if they're challenged, they think it's something wrong with the film. Alan Cumming
[ Challenged Ends Film Films Handle How Know Nowadays Something Think Tied Told Up Wrong]
Prince decided to move from Minneapolis to Toronto. Jimmy Jam told me that they were living there now. Rick Dees
[ Decided Jam Jimmy Living Minneapolis Move Now Prince Told Toronto Were]
I had been, you know, held in the closet for two months and, you know, abused in all manner of ways. I was very good at doing what I was told. Patty Hearst
[ Abused Been Closet Doing Good Had Held Know Manner Months Told Two Very Ways]
Don't worry over what the newspapers say. I don't. Why should anyone else? I told the truth to the newspaper correspondents - but when you tell the truth to them they are at sea. William Howard Taft
[ Anyone Correspondents Else Newspaper Newspapers Over Say Sea Should Tell Them Told Truth Why Worry]
I blame my mother for my poor sex life. All she told me was 'the man goes on top and the woman underneath.' For three years my husband and I slept in bunk beds. Joan Rivers
[ Beds Blame Bunk Goes Husband Life Man Mother Poor Sex She Slept Three Told Top Underneath Woman Years]
David Stern should get with the mothers of the NBA and let the moms decide what the dress code should be. I asked my mother if I could wear a chain, and she told me yeah. So I do stuff that my parents allow me to do. Shaquille O'Neal
[ Allow Asked Chain Code Could David Decide Dress Get Moms Mother Mothers Nba Parents She Should Stern Stuff Told Wear Yeah]
The North understand it better - they have told us for twenty years that their object was to pen up slavery within its present limits - surround it with a border of free States, and like the scorpion surrounded with fire, they will make it sting itself to death. Robert Toombs
[ Better Border Death Fire Free Itself Limits Make North Object Pen Present Slavery States Sting Surround Surrounded Their Told Twenty Understand Up Us Will Within Years]
I never told a joke in my life. Andy Kaufman
[ Joke Life Never Told]
People would ask me why I was doing what I was doing - but I always told them that I just loved to skate. There was no other explanation. Nancy Kerrigan
[ Always Ask Doing Explanation Just Loved Other Skate Them Told Why Would]
It's a music video but she was real specific on the character that Mary J. Blige was playing, and that I was playing in this video and I told her whenever you get to jump to the big screen I'd love to come with you and she honored that. Blair Underwood
[ Big Blige Character Come Get Her Honored Jump Love Mary Music Playing Real Screen She Specific Told Video Whenever]
Now, people have said that somebody told them that they saw somebody on the railroad bank or saw somebody going over the bank, but no one has ever been able to show any cartridges, any rifle, any pistol, no one has ever found anything other than the evidence about Oswald. John Sherman Cooper
[ Able Any Anything Bank Been Cartridges Ever Evidence Found Going Now Oswald Other Over Pistol Railroad Rifle Said Saw Show Somebody Than Them Told]
She told me I wasn't playing for the coach, I was playing for myself. Eric Dickerson
[ Coach Myself Playing She Told]
When I was 14, I thought I was the coolest kid in school because I told everyone the jokes in FHM. Megan Fox
[ Because Coolest Everyone Jokes Kid School Thought Told]
When I told the people of Northern Ireland that I was an atheist, a woman in the audience stood up and said, 'Yes, but is it the God of the Catholics or the God of the Protestants in whom you don't believe? Quentin Crisp
[ Atheist Audience Believe Catholics God Ireland Northern Protestants Said Stood Told Up Whom Woman Yes]
I still can't really believe it. They just told us, 'Hey, you're doing great. Keep it up.' Lynndie England
[ Believe Doing Great Hey Just Keep Really Still Told Up Us]
If I told you about a land of love, friend, would you follow me and come? Yunus Emre
[ Come Follow Friend Land Love Told Would]
I'm sad and blue, about nobody but you. I told you that I loved you right from the start, you told me the same and now you try to break my little heart. Leon Redbone
[ Blue Break Heart Little Loved Nobody Now Right Sad Same Start Told Try]
It is explained that all relationships require a little give and take. This is untrue. Any partnership demands that we give and give and give and at the last, as we flop into our graves exhausted, we are told that we didn't give enough. Quentin Crisp
[ Any Demands Enough Exhausted Explained Flop Give Graves Into Last Little Our Partnership Relationships Require Take Told Untrue]
When I told my doctor I couldn't afford an operation, he offered to touch-up my X-rays. Henny Youngman Medical
[ Afford Doctor Offered Operation Told X-Rays]
Initiative is doing the right things without being told. Elbert Hubbard
[ Being Doing Initiative Right Things Told Without]
People out there must be told about the self-loathing that follows rape and how it's the greatest breakage in divine law to mutilate themselves, as I have done. Tori Amos
[ Divine Done Follows Greatest How Law Must Mutilate Out Self-Loathing Themselves Told]
During the 2000 election, the current administration told our military, help is on the way. That is clearly not the case. The administration has failed to request the funds needed for the defense of this Nation. We must give the Army what it needs. Ike Skelton
[ Administration Army Case Clearly Current Defense During Election Failed Funds Give Help Military Must Nation Needed Needs Our Request Told Way]
Michael Jackson wanted to be in Men in Black II. He told me he had seen the first Men in Black in Paris and had stayed behind and sat there and wept. I had to explain to him that it was a comedy. Barry Sonnenfeld
[ Behind Black Comedy Explain First Had Him Ii Jackson Men Michael Paris Sat Seen Stayed Told Wanted Wept]
I also like the whole idea of fairy tales and folk tales being a woman's domain, considered a lesser domain at the time they were told. Alice Hoffman
[ Also Being Considered Domain Fairy Folk Idea Lesser Tales Time Told Were Whole Woman]
Someone called all the newspapers in New York and told them I'd died. I've been told by almost everyone it was an ex-wife - I've had a few so it's hard to pinpoint which one - but who knows for sure? Richard Pryor
[ Almost Been Called Died Everyone Ex-Wife Few Had Hard Knows New Newspapers Pinpoint Someone Sure Them Told Which York]
One lady wrote me and told me how she wants to see me get beat up and near death and that kind of stuff. George Eads
[ Beat Death Get How Kind Lady Near See She Stuff Told Up Wants Wrote]
That room was not available, and the only other room had been booked for a Jewish bar mitzvah. I called the father and told him I needed the room and I would pay him to move the bar mitzvah to an adjoining room which was smaller. Lew Wasserman
[ Adjoining Available Bar Been Booked Called Father Had Him Jewish Mitzvah Move Needed Only Other Pay Room Smaller Told Which Would]
My whole life was foretold to me. An old Romany gypsy read my fortune. Maureen O'Hara
[ Foretold Fortune Gypsy Life Old Read Whole]
My first name - I have no middle name - was chosen by my father, as he told me, on that solitary walk in the forested hills. He selected it from a verse of the seventh chapter of Isaiah; there was no Immanuel among our ancestors known to him. Immanuel Velikovsky
[ Among Ancestors Chapter Chosen Father First Hills Him Known Middle Name Our Selected Seventh Solitary Told Verse Walk]
We had four years of world war which the peoples endured only because they were told that their sufferings would free humanity forever from the scourge of war. Arthur Henderson
[ Because Endured Forever Four Free Had Humanity Only Peoples Scourge Sufferings Their Told War Were Which World Would Years]
I am told that the majority of Iraqis wanted Saddam removed from power, but they were unwilling and were incapable of doing the job themselves because they feared Saddam and knew the pain and torture he was capable of inflicting upon them. Howard Coble
[ Am Because Capable Doing Feared Incapable Inflicting Iraqis Job Knew Majority Pain Power Removed Saddam Them Themselves Told Torture Unwilling Upon Wanted Were]
I told her I wanted a plastic surgeon to sew me up, and I wanted her to freeze my ovaries, so I could harvest the eggs and have a biological child through a surrogate. Fran Drescher
[ Biological Child Could Eggs Freeze Harvest Her Plastic Sew Surgeon Surrogate Through Told Up Wanted]
I've taken my knickers off. My friends told me my panty line was visible, so I went without. Helena Christensen
[ Friends Knickers Line Off Taken Told Visible Went Without]
I had not seen that until - and when it first came out I was told. I had not seen or been aware of all of that physical evidence. And when I saw it, I was horrified. It was so astounding to me to see that there was that much evidence. Patty Hearst
[ Astounding Aware Been Came Evidence First Had Horrified Much Out Physical Saw See Seen Told Until]
A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent. William Blake
[ Bad Beats Intent Invent Lies Told Truth]
A story is told as much by silence as by speech. Susan Griffin
[ Much Silence Speech Story Told]
Democracy consists of choosing your dictators, after they've told you what you think it is you want to hear. Alan Coren
[ After Choosing Consists Democracy Dictators Hear Think Told Want Your]
My mother was told she couldn't go to medical school because she was a woman and a Jew. So she became a teacher in the New York City public school system. Marilyn Hacker
[ Became Because City Go Jew Medical Mother New Public School She System Teacher Told Woman York]
They killed my character off and as God would have it, just when they told me I would never work again, I got cast in a little program called Roots, and as they would say, the rest is history. John Amos
[ Again Called Cast Character God Got History Just Killed Little Never Off Program Rest Roots Say Told Work Would]
On my recent trip to the Mexico border, Border Patrol agents in California told me they have arrested the same coyotes 20 times, but they are not prosecuted. Ric Keller
[ Agents Arrested Border California Mexico Patrol Prosecuted Recent Same Times Told Trip]
We not only heard it before 20 years ago, before George Bush in 2001 passed his tax relief, before in 2003 the tax relief were past, we were told they were dead. Before we provided prescription drugs for Medicare, we were told it wasn't going to happen. Ken Mehlman
[ Ago Before Bush Dead George Going Happen Heard His Medicare Only Passed Past Prescription Provided Relief Tax Told Were Years]
So I went to George and told him I had the opportunity to become the figurehead of a government safety campaign, and he agreed to give me the week off and reschedule shooting! David Prowse
[ Agreed Become Campaign Figurehead George Give Government Had Him Off Opportunity Safety Shooting Told Week Went]
I never gave anybody hell! I just told the truth and they thought it was hell. Harry S. Truman
[ Anybody Gave Hell Just Never Thought Told Truth]
Before a secret is told, one can often feel the weight of it in the atmosphere. Susan Griffin
[ Atmosphere Before Feel Often Secret Told Weight]
But I think Barry Sonnenfeld let his ego go out of control. He told me in a meeting that he had to do something to make it his film. Robert Conrad
[ Barry Control Ego Film Go Had His Make Meeting Out Something Think Told]
Raft told me how to walk with him in a scene: We'd start off in a long shot normal, and about the time we got together in a close-up, I'd be bending my knees so I'd be shorter. Marie Windsor
[ Bending Close-Up Got Him How Knees Long Normal Off Raft Scene Shorter Shot Start Time Together Told Walk]
That said, let me add that Joan and I never want him to be a child actor. We both feel that it takes away their childhood and puts untold pressure on children. Dwayne Hickman
[ Actor Add Away Both Child Childhood Children Feel Him Joan Never Pressure Puts Said Takes Their Untold Want]
I would have told him that I appreciated his friendship through the years and that I had learned a lot from him. I really loved Frank like you do a brother. Jimmy Carl Black
[ Appreciated Brother Frank Friendship Had Him His Learned Lot Loved Really Through Told Would Years]
It took so long to make it in America. The year I arrived was a bad year for women singers, the record company told me. So I starved. I lived in a hotel so dreadful I can't even talk about it. Helen Reddy
[ America Arrived Bad Company Dreadful Even Hotel Lived Long Make Record Singers Starved Talk Told Took Women Year]
The director sent for me for Tarzan. I climbed the tree and walked out on a limb. The next day I was told I was an actor. Johnny Weissmuller
[ Actor Climbed Day Director Limb Next Out Sent Tarzan Told Tree Walked]
My psychiatrist told me I was crazy and I said I want a second opinion. He said okay, you're ugly too. Rodney Dangerfield
[ Crazy Okay Opinion Psychiatrist Said Second Told Too Ugly Want]
It is such a relief to be told the truth. Katherine Anne Porter
[ Relief Such Told Truth]
Day after day, I spent long afternoons in the talent pool, being told how to walk, how to talk, how to sit. Gene Tierney
[ After Afternoons Being Day How Long Pool Sit Spent Talent Talk Told Walk]
It was not uncommon for the children to be told they were being treated this way because it was their bad karma and they must have hurt a child in a past life. Mary Garden
[ Bad Because Being Child Children Hurt Karma Life Must Past Their Told Treated Uncommon Way Were]
Electricity can be dangerous. My nephew tried to stick a penny into a plug. Whoever said a penny doesn't go far didn't see him shoot across that floor. I told him he was grounded. Tim Allen
[ Across Dangerous Electricity Far Floor Go Grounded Him Into Nephew Penny Plug Said See Shoot Stick Told Tried Whoever]
But in the end, in the end one is alone. We are all of us alone. I mean I'm told these days we have to consider ourselves as being in society... but in the end one knows one is alone, that one lives at the heart of a solitude. Harold Bloom
[ Alone Being Consider Days End Heart Knows Lives Mean Ourselves Society Solitude These Told Us]
I also want to announce that I'm changing my name. I haven't told anyone. You get the scoop. Luther Campbell
[ Also Announce Anyone Changing Get Haven Name Scoop Told Want]
I was told I had an overabundance of original sin. Susan Sarandon
[ Had Original Overabundance Sin Told]
I knew Childress was going to help me because my crew told me on the radio. I really appreciate what Richard did, but that is typical of people in this sport. Cale Yarborough
[ Appreciate Because Childress Crew Did Going Help Knew Radio Really Richard Sport Told Typical]
My parents told me I would become a doctor and then in my spare time I would become a concert pianist. So, both my day job and my spare time were sort of taken care of. Amy Tan
[ Become Both Care Concert Day Doctor Job Parents Pianist Sort Spare Taken Then Time Told Were Would]
Would it not be much better to have a president who deliberately lied to the people because he thought a war was essential than to have one who was so dumb as to be taken in by intelligence agencies, especially those who told him what he wanted to hear? Andrew Greeley
[ Agencies Because Better Deliberately Dumb Especially Essential Hear Him Intelligence Lied Much President Taken Than Those Thought Told Wanted War Would]
The only place we were really told to tone it down - where other people would use the word censorship, but I wouldn't - was when we did MTV right after the Beavis and Butt-head thing. Penn Jillette
[ After Beavis Censorship Did Down Mtv Only Other Place Really Right Thing Told Tone Use Were Where Word Would]
A friend told me that teenage girls are always looking for someone to pin their dreams on. That doesn't make it any less weird though. Orlando Bloom
[ Always Any Dreams Friend Girls Less Looking Make Pin Someone Teenage Their Though Told Weird]
What would there be in a story of happiness? Only what prepares it, only what destroys it can be told. Andre Gide
[ Destroys Happiness Only Prepares Story Told Would]
I was never restricted. I was never told what to do. Ray Harryhausen
[ Never Restricted Told]
I wasn't sure how my dad would react. There was an agent sitting behind them and he told me he was embarrassed to watch the scenes. My parents have always been very open. They trust my decisions. Shannon Elizabeth
[ Agent Always Been Behind Dad Decisions Embarrassed How Open Parents React Scenes Sitting Sure Them Told Trust Very Watch Would]
When I told my mother that I wanted to be an actress, she said, you can't live here and do that, and so I moved out. I was determined to prove her wrong because she was so sure that I was going to go astray. And that's the juice that kept me going. Cicely Tyson
[ Actress Astray Because Determined Go Going Her Here Juice Kept Live Mother Moved Out Prove Said She Sure Told Wanted Wrong]
Little ol' boy in the Panhandle told me the other day you can still make a small fortune in agriculture. Problem is, you got to start with a large one. Jim Hightower
[ Agriculture Boy Day Fortune Got Large Little Make Ol Other Problem Small Start Still Told]
'The bigtime for you is just around the corner.' They told me that first in 1952 - boy, it's been a long corner. If I don't hit the bigtime in the next 25 or 30 years, I'm gonna pack in the music business and become a full-time gigolo. Ronnie Hawkins
[ Around Become Been Boy Business Corner First Full-Time Gigolo Gonna Hit Just Long Music Next Pack Told Years]
It was a wonderful experience to work with Sylvia. She pushed me to be more powerful with my acting, and she told me scores of the most incredible stories I've ever heard. She is amazing. Lukas Haas
[ Acting Amazing Ever Experience Heard Incredible More Most Powerful Pushed Scores She Stories Sylvia Told Wonderful Work]
I am told that I had a bad temper, and remember being banished to the back hall until civility returned. Paul D. Boyer
[ Am Back Bad Banished Being Civility Had Hall Remember Returned Temper Told Until]
The secrets of success are a good wife and a steady job. My wife told me. Howard Nemerov
[ Good Job Secrets Steady Success Told Wife]
Well, a girlfriend once told me never to fight with anybody you don't love. Jack Nicholson
[ Anybody Fight Girlfriend Love Never Once Told Well]
I think I have told you, but if I have not, you must have understood, that a man who has a vision is not able to use the power of it until after he has performed the vision on earth for the people to see. Black Elk
[ Able After Earth Man Must Performed Power See Think Told Understood Until Use Vision]
When the ambassadors of other foreign countries come to Japan to make treaties, they can be told that such and such a treaty has been made with the ambassador of the United States, and they will rest satisfied with this. Townsend Harris
[ Ambassador Ambassadors Been Come Countries Foreign Japan Made Make Other Rest Satisfied States Such Told Treaties Treaty United Will]
I always told my dad I'd play professional football. Anthony Doerr
[ Always Dad Football Play Professional Told]
And I really also wanted to have the full-body scans to learn if it was anywhere else - and it wasn't - before I told them. So I didn't tell them, until for a week, and then I told them. Lynn Redgrave
[ Also Anywhere Before Else Learn Really Scans Tell Them Then Told Until Wanted Week]
I've told my children that when I die, to release balloons in the sky to celebrate that I graduated. For me, death is a graduation. Elisabeth Kubler-Ross Death
[ Balloons Celebrate Children Death Die Graduated Graduation Release Sky Told]
Even in literature and art, no man who bothers about originality will ever be original: whereas if you simply try to tell the truth (without caring twopence how often it has been told before) you will, nine times out of ten, become original without ever having noticed it. C. S. Lewis
[ Art Become Been Before Bothers Caring Even Ever Having How Literature Man Nine Noticed Often Original Originality Out Simply Tell Ten Times Told Truth Try Whereas Will Without]
I know what you're saying, but I already told you all the truth and I, I don't what, I don't know what else to do. I just do the best I can and tell you the only thing I can, and that's what I already told you many times. Wen Ho Lee
[ Already Best Else Just Know Many Only Saying Tell Thing Times Told Truth]
There's a great argument about how many men he actually killed. People would tell stories and then as we all know as stories get told over and over again, they get embellished, facts get changed, elaborated upon, exaggerated. Keith Carradine
[ Actually Again Argument Changed Elaborated