Authors that match 'tub'.

Stephanie Tubbs Jones American Politician (1949-2008)
Harriet Tubman American Activist (1820-1913)

Quotations that match 'tub'.

I take a baths all the time. I'll put on some music and burn some incense and just sit in the tub and think, Wow, life is great right now.
[ Baths Burn Great Incense Just Life Music Now Put Right Sit Some Take Think Time Tub Wow]
I really learned the power of the tube on Sesame Street and how it can influence a very young mind.
[ How Influence Learned Mind Power Really Sesame Street Tube Very Young]
There is nothing in the world more stubborn than a corpse: you can hit it, you can knock it to pieces, but you cannot convince it.
[ Cannot Convince Corpse Hit Knock More Nothing Pieces Stubborn Than World]
I know of no higher fortitude than stubborness in the face of overwhelming odds.
[ Face Fortitude Higher Know Odds Overwhelming Than]
Roused by the lash of his own stubborn tail our lion now will foreign foes assail.
[ Foes Foreign His Lash Lion Now Our Own Roused Stubborn Tail Will]
The digestive canal represents a tube passing through the entire organism and communicating with the external world, i.e. as it were the external surface of the body, but turned inwards and thus hidden in the organism.
[ Body Canal Communicating Digestive Entire External Hidden Inwards Organism Passing Represents Surface Through Thus Tube Turned Were World]
Instead of stubbornly attempting to use surrealism for purposes of subversion, it is necessary to try to make of surrealism something as solid, complete and classic as the works of museums.
[ Attempting Classic Complete Instead Make Museums Necessary Purposes Solid Something Stubbornly Subversion Surrealism Try Use Works]
I was very influenced by The Magic Mountain. It's a book that had a huge impact on me. I loved that as a shape for a novel: put a bunch of people in a beautiful place, give them all tuberculosis, make them all stay in a fur sleeping bag for several years and see what happens.
[ Bag Beautiful Book Bunch Fur Give Had Happens Huge Impact Influenced Loved Magic Make Mountain Novel Place Put See Several Shape Sleeping Stay Them Tuberculosis Very Years]
I think a lot of contemplation happens in bathtubs. It does for me. Nothing like a hot bath to ease the tension and think about what's going to happen next.
[ Bath Contemplation Does Ease Going Happen Happens Hot Lot Next Nothing Tension Think]
I used to help my granddaddy make sausage. He would mix it up in a cleaned-out washtub with his hands, no gloves. Man, if we did anything like that today, they would jack the jail up and throw us under it.
[ Anything Did Gloves Hands Help His Jack Jail Make Man Mix Sausage Throw Today Under Up Us Used Would]
No one has developed active tuberculosis.
[ Active Developed Tuberculosis]
We've taken on the major health problems of the poorest - tuberculosis, maternal mortality, AIDS, malaria - in four countries. We've scored some victories in the sense that we've cured or treated thousands and changed the discourse about what is possible.
[ Aids Changed Countries Cured Discourse Four Health Major Malaria Maternal Mortality Poorest Possible Problems Scored Sense Some Taken Thousands Treated Tuberculosis Victories]
We can tell our values by looking at our checkbook stubs.
[ Looking Our Tell Values]
I was a sickly child, contracting tuberculosis at the age of five.
[ Age Child Contracting Five Sickly Tuberculosis]
My ears won't fool me. Even when I do a session on digital, we still warm it up somewhere in the process, in mastering or mixing, running the signal through some tubes somewhere.
[ Digital Ears Even Fool Mastering Mixing Process Running Session Signal Some Somewhere Still Through Tubes Up Warm Won]
It appalls me that the people who decide what Americans will be watching on the tube have never been to the United States. Not the real United States.
[ Americans Been Decide Never Real States Tube United Watching Will]
The facts of life are very stubborn things.
[ Facts Life Stubborn Things Very]
Joe Smith and Brigham Young laid out Independence, but very soon thereafter enough citizens of the county collected to drive them off, after several stubborn fights.
[ After Brigham Citizens Collected County Drive Enough Fights Independence Joe Laid Off Out Several Smith Soon Stubborn Them Thereafter Very Young]
I was a stubborn cuss, and I made some mistakes.
[ Cuss Made Mistakes Some Stubborn]
True contentment depends not upon what we have; a tub was large enough for Diogenes, but a world was too little for Alexander.
[ Alexander Contentment Depends Enough Large Little Too True Tub Upon World]
Even crushed against his brother in the Tube the average Englishman pretends desperately that he is alone.
[ Against Alone Average Brother Crushed Desperately Englishman Even His Pretends Tube]
It took me years to figure out that you don't fall into a tub of butter, you jump for it.
[ Butter Fall Figure Into Jump Out Took Tub Years]
I apply paint directly from the tube and with my fingers.
[ Apply Directly Fingers Paint Tube]
He was a tubby little chap who looked as if he had been poured into his clothes and had forgotten to say "when!"
[ Been Chap Clothes Forgotten Had His Into Little Looked Poured Say]
Edible substances evoke the secretion of thick, concentrated saliva. Why? The answer, obviously, is that this enables the mass of food to pass smoothly through the tube leading from the mouth into the stomach.
[ Answer Concentrated Edible Enables Evoke Food Into Leading Mass Mouth Obviously Pass Saliva Smoothly Stomach Substances Thick Through Tube Why]
I like a lot of bass players. I like a lot of tuba players too.
[ Bass Lot Players Too Tuba]
In high school, I won a prize for an essay on tuberculosis. When I got through writing the essay, I was sure I had the disease.
[ Disease Essay Got Had High Prize School Sure Through Tuberculosis Won Writing]
Free nations with different histories, economies and a vast amount of stubborn pride will never achieve complete agreement, even when they desire the same objectives.
[ Achieve Agreement Amount Complete Desire Different Economies Even Free Histories Nations Never Objectives Pride Same Stubborn Vast Will]
One has to accept pain as a condition of existence. One has to court doubt and darkness as the cost of knowing. One needs a will stubborn in conflict, but apt always to the total acceptance of every consequence of living and dying.
[ Accept Acceptance Always Apt Condition Conflict Consequence Cost Court Darkness Doubt Dying Every Existence Knowing Living Needs Pain Stubborn Total Will]
I also became interested in chemistry and gradually accumulated enough test tubes and other glassware to do chemical experiments, using small quantities of chemicals purchased from a pharmacy supply house.
[ Accumulated Also Became Chemical Chemicals Chemistry Enough Experiments Gradually House Interested Other Purchased Quantities Small Supply Test Tubes Using]
I don't play the tuba.
[ Play Tuba]
Germany is in terrible condition this year. This is particularly true of the working masses, who are so undernourished that tuberculosis is having a rich harvest, particularly of adolescent children.
[ Adolescent Children Condition Germany Harvest Having Masses Particularly Rich Terrible True Tuberculosis Working Year]
The stubbornness I had as a child has been transmitted into perseverance. I can let go but I don't give up. I don't beat myself up about negative things.
[ Beat Been Child Give Go Had Into Myself Negative Perseverance Stubbornness Things Transmitted Up]
God made them as stubble to our swords.
[ God Made Our Swords Them]
I'm a very, very stubborn man.
[ Man Stubborn Very]
I imagine one of the reasons people cling to their hates so stubbornly is because they sense, once hate is gone, they will be forced to deal with pain.
[ Because Cling Deal Forced Gone Hate Hates Imagine Once Pain Reasons Sense Stubbornly Their Will]
One of my theme songs is that if you can't do it in a test tube, don't do it.
[ Songs Test Theme Tube]
I know that some endeavor to throw the mantle of romance over the subject and treat woman like some ideal existence, not liable to the ills of life. Let those deal in fancy who have nothing better to deal in; we have to do with sober, sad realities, with stubborn facts.
[ Better Deal Endeavor Existence Facts Fancy Ideal Ills Know Liable Life Mantle Nothing Over Realities Romance Sad Sober Some Stubborn Subject Those Throw Treat Woman]
My goal is to cut government in half in twenty-five years, to get it down to the size where we can drown it in the bathtub.
[ Bathtub Cut Down Drown Get Goal Government Half Size Twenty-Five Where Years]
So, as one sees, I by no means deprive my world of stubborn reality, if I merely call it a world of ideas.
[ Call Deprive Ideas Means Merely Reality Sees Stubborn World]
I'm blessed with a pretty good voice. So just sitting back there banging on the tubs wasn't enough.
[ Back Banging Blessed Enough Good Just Pretty Sitting Voice]
The poison of skepticism becomes, like alcoholism, tuberculosis, and some other diseases, much more virulent in a hitherto virgin soil.
[ Alcoholism Becomes Diseases Hitherto More Much Other Poison Skepticism Soil Some Tuberculosis Virulent]
I started off as a model and struggled for some time until I got a break as an actress. I was too stubborn to let go and was sure I was in the right place at the right time. I just fought and I think that's how I am where I am today.
[ Actress Am Break Fought Go Got How Just Model Off Place Right Some Started Struggled Stubborn Sure Think Time Today Too Until Where]
Prejudice and passion and suspicion are more dangerous than the incitement of self-interest or the most stubborn adherence to real differences of opinion regarding rights.
[ Adherence Dangerous Differences Incitement More Most Opinion Passion Prejudice Real Regarding Rights Self-Interest Stubborn Suspicion Than]
I had that stubborn streak, the Irish in me I guess.
[ Guess Had Irish Streak Stubborn]
When I'm online, I'm alone in a room, tapping on a keyboard, staring at a cathode-ray tube.
[ Alone Keyboard Online Room Staring Tapping Tube]
I don't think I have the stomach Veronica has. I think I have the determination and the stubbornness and a little bit of the go-get-em. But I think I'm about 20 percent more girl than Veronica is. There's a lot of Veronica that hits home with me, the sort of feisty area. But I think that I have a little bit more girl. I'd scream my head off if I saw a body in the freezer.
[ Area Bit Body Determination Feisty Girl Head Hits Home Little Lot More Off Percent Saw Scream Sort Stomach Stubbornness Than Think Veronica]
In the face of an obstacle which is impossible to overcome, stubbornness is stupid.
[ Face Impossible Obstacle Overcome Stubbornness Stupid Which]
The difference between writing a book and being on television is the difference between conceiving a child and having a baby made in a test tube.
[ Baby Being Between Book Child Conceiving Difference Having Made Television Test Tube Writing]
Climbing K2 or floating the Grand Canyon in an inner tube; there are some things one would rather have done than do.
[ Canyon Climbing Done Floating Grand Inner Rather Some Than Things Tube Would]
Whatever happened to the good old days: you know, dirty attics, tuberculosis and general all-round suffering?
[ Days Dirty General Good Happened Know Old Suffering Tuberculosis Whatever]
If you're in a company, you're dancing from 9 a.m. till 7 in the evening, and then you go home and get in a hot tub and get some Epsom salts and try to get your body goin' again. There's no social life, no anything.
[ Again Anything Body Company Dancing Evening Get Go Goin Home Hot Life Social Some Then Till Try Tub Your]
Of course great politicians are always liable to be wrong about something, and the more people tell them they are wrong, the more stubbornly they defend their error.
[ Always Course Defend Error Great Liable More Politicians Something Stubbornly Tell Their Them Wrong]
What is exciting is not for one person to be stronger than the other... but for two people to have met their match and yet they are equally as stubborn, as obstinate, as passionate, as crazy as the other.
[ Crazy Equally Exciting Match Met Obstinate Other Passionate Person Stronger Stubborn Than Their Two Yet]
I'm proud of the fact that I made my way in life very rigorously. I was a bit too stubborn when it came to certain things, which was unnecessary, like getting independent from and leaving Germany.
[ Bit Came Certain Fact Germany Getting Independent Leaving Life Made Proud Rigorously Stubborn Things Too Unnecessary Very Way Which]
Just because something has tubes doesn't mean it's the best. I mean, tubes are obviously good, but the circuit of this thing is designed well and it sounds good.
[ Because Best Circuit Designed Good Just Mean Obviously Something Sounds Thing Tubes Well]
When I am in form, my style is a little bit stubborn, almost brutal. Sometimes I feel a great spirit of fight which drives me on.
[ Almost Am Bit Brutal Drives Feel Fight Form Great Little Sometimes Spirit Stubborn Style Which]
I always believed in God and Christ, but I was in rebellion - trying to make my relationship with God fit into my life instead of making my life fit in with him. I was stubborn.
[ Always Believed Christ Fit God Him Instead Into Life Make Making Rebellion Relationship Stubborn Trying]
Bondage is the life of personality, and for bondage the personal self will fight with tireless resourcefulness and the most stubborn cunning.
[ Bondage Cunning Fight Life Most Personal Personality Self Stubborn Tireless Will]
A man will do more for his stubbornness than for his religion or his country.
[ Country His Man More Religion Stubbornness Than Will]
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
[ Ardent Best Clinging Opinion Proof Stubborn Stupidity]
The more people pointed at me in scorn the more stubborn I got and when they began calling me the Bad Girl of West Seattle High, I tried to live up to it.
[ Bad Began Calling Girl Got High Live More Pointed Scorn Seattle Stubborn Tried Up West]
We have made many glass vessels... with tubes two cubits long. These were filled with mercury, the open end was closed with the finger, and the tubes were then inverted in a vessel where there was mercury.
[ Closed End Filled Finger Glass Long Made Many Mercury Open Then These Tubes Two Vessel Vessels Were Where]
I like the tube more than the NY subway though, you've got cushioned seats.
[ Cushioned Got More Ny Seats Subway Than Though Tube]
I love raw cookie dough, right out of the tube. The other thing I eat is marshmallow fluff.
[ Cookie Dough Eat Love Other Out Raw Right Thing Tube]
For the first time ever I was taking the family on the road. We stayed with my in-laws, which on life's list of experiences ranks right below sitting in a tub full of scissors.
[ Below Ever Experiences Family First Full In-Laws Life List Ranks Right Road Scissors Sitting Stayed Taking Time Tub Which]
ER was one of my favourites. I played a car accident victim who has leukemia. I got to wear a neck brace and nose tubes for the two days I worked.
[ Accident Car Days Er Favourites Got Leukemia Neck Nose Played Tubes Two Victim Wear Worked]
If we're weird onstage, I don't know what you'd call the Tubes.
[ Call Know Onstage Tubes Weird]
I lay on the ground, but then I can't reach - I don't want to take my foot out of the tub - but I've got to call somebody because I've got to get a band-aid or something to stop the bleeding.
[ Because Bleeding Call Foot Get Got Ground Lay Out Reach Somebody Something Stop Take Then Tub Want]
You will never stub your toe standing still. The faster you go, the more chance there is of stubbing your toe, but the more chance you have of getting somewhere.
[ Chance Faster Getting Go More Never Somewhere Standing Still Toe Will Your]
But actually, my drug addiction thing, I was so stubborn.
[ Actually Addiction Stubborn Thing]
Being in a floodplain is like sitting down in a bathtub.
[ Bathtub Being Down Sitting]
I'm nihilistic, antagonistic, violent, horrible - but not obliterated, yet. I just refuse to be beaten down. I think it's stubborness that keeps me going.
[ Antagonistic Beaten Down Going Horrible Just Keeps Obliterated Refuse Think Violent Yet]
Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence.
[ Alter Cannot Dictates Evidence Facts Inclinations May Our Passions State Stubborn Things Whatever Wishes]
One single vision fills all minds: that of our independence endangered. One single duty imposes itself upon our wills: the duty of stubborn resistance.
[ Duty Endangered Fills Imposes Independence Itself Minds Our Resistance Single Stubborn Upon Vision Wills]
The biggest disease today is not leprosy or tuberculosis, but rather the feeling of being unwanted.
[ Being Biggest Disease Feeling Leprosy Rather Today Tuberculosis Unwanted]
We had no more courage than Harriet Tubman or Marcus Garvey had in their times. We just had a more vulnerable enemy.
[ Courage Enemy Had Harriet Just More Than Their Times Vulnerable]
Never let your persistence and passion turn into stubbornness and ignorance.
[ Ignorance Into Never Passion Persistence Stubbornness Turn Your]
Parenthood and family come first for me, and when I'm not working I'm cool with the Teletubbies. Parenting
[ Come Cool Family First Parenthood Working]
Hope begins in the dark, the stubborn hope that if you just show up and try to do the right thing, the dawn will come. You wait and watch and work: you don't give up.
[ Begins Come Dark Dawn Give Hope Just Right Show Stubborn Thing Try Up Wait Watch Will Work]
Wise are they who have learned these truths: Trouble is temporary. Time is tonic. Tribulation is a test tube.
[ Learned Temporary Test These Time Tonic Tribulation Trouble Truths Tube Wise]
New drugs and surgical techniques offer promise in the fight against cancer, Alzheimer's, tuberculosis, AIDS, and a host of other life-threatening diseases. Animal research has been, and continues to be, fundamental to advancements in medicine.
[ Against Aids Alzheimer Animal Been Cancer Continues Diseases Fight Fundamental Host Life-Threatening Medicine New Offer Other Promise Research Surgical Techniques Tuberculosis]
One arrives at style only with atrocious effort, with fanatical and devoted stubbornness.
[ Arrives Atrocious Devoted Effort Fanatical Only Stubbornness Style]
Simultaneous recording with superimposed ionization chambers and Wilson chambers, ionization chambers and sets of counting tubes, has not yet been carried out.
[ Been Carried Chambers Counting Ionization Out Recording Sets Simultaneous Superimposed Tubes Wilson Yet]
Oh, that sound? I'm in the hot tub, reading a novel.
[ Hot Novel Oh Reading Sound Tub]
My mother was passionate. She was stubborn, the dominant one in the family. She dominated my father.
[ Dominant Dominated Family Father Mother Passionate She Stubborn]
I can still jump on the Tube. I don't want that to change.
[ Change Jump Still Tube Want]
Facts are stubborn things.
[ Facts Stubborn Things]
Time has a way of demonstrating that the most stubborn are the most intelligent. Time
[ Demonstrating Intelligent Most Stubborn Time Way]
I was trying to find out what it was that everybody else understood without giving up my stubborn and hard-won lack of understanding.
[ Else Everybody Find Giving Hard-Won Lack Out Stubborn Trying Understanding Understood Up Without]
They say that I'm stubborn, and my wife says that, too, but it's paid off so far.
[ Far Off Paid Say Says Stubborn Too Wife]
Our goal is to shrink government to the size where we can drown it in a bathtub.
[ Bathtub Drown Goal Government Our Shrink Size Where]
You know, for an actor to come into the midst of that, it's - It can either be difficult and somewhat unnerving, or it can be very embracing and like, kind of stepping into a nice hot tub.
[ Actor Come Difficult Either Embracing Hot Into Kind Know Midst Nice Somewhat Stepping Tub Unnerving Very]
If people ask me for the ingredients of success, I say one is talent, two is stubbornness or determination, and third is sheer luck. You have to have two out of the three. Any two will probably do.
[ Any Ask Determination Ingredients Luck Out Probably Say Sheer Stubbornness Success Talent Third Three Two Will]
I noticed every time I spent a lot of time in the bathtub, I would just get fantastic realizations about myself, and they were so valuable and liberating.
[ Bathtub Every Fantastic Get Just Liberating Lot Myself Noticed Realizations Spent Time Valuable Were Would]
I'm not very good at relaxing. Reading's the main thing. On the bus, on the tube, on the loo. Literally all the time. I mean, I don't think there's a moment of the day when I wouldn't be if I was left alone.
[ Alone Bus Day Good Left Literally Main Mean Moment Reading Relaxing Thing Think Time Tube Very]
The answer to old age is to keep one's mind busy and to go on with one's life as if it were interminable. I always admired Chekhov for building a new house when he was dying of tuberculosis. Age
[ Admired Age Always Answer Building Busy Chekhov Dying Go House Keep Life Mind New Old Tuberculosis Were]
You can't put the toothpaste back in the tube.
[ Back Put Toothpaste Tube]
You are just in the middle of a struggle with words which are really very stubborn things, with a blank page, with the damn thing that you use to write with, a pen or a typewriter, and you forget all about the reader when you are doing that.
[ Blank Damn Doing Forget Just Middle Page Pen Reader Really Struggle Stubborn Thing Things Typewriter Use Very Which Words Write]
There's a good deal in common between the mind's eye and the TV screen, and though the TV set has all too often been the boobtube, it could be, it can be, the box of dreams.
[ Been Between Box Common Could Deal Dreams Eye Good Mind Often Screen Set Though Too Tv]
I am... stubborn, and I admit it, so it's OK.
[ Admit Am Ok Stubborn]
Every tub must stand upon its bottom.
[ Bottom Every Must Stand Tub Upon]
We're also fairly stubborn, I think, fairly independent. We have our share of difficulties with our federal government, although I've tried to as I am here encourage a better way of discussing those problems.
[ Also Although Am Better Difficulties Discussing Encourage Fairly Federal Government Here Independent Our Problems Share Stubborn Think Those Tried Way]
The tuba is certainly the most intestinal of instruments, the very lower bowel of music.
[ Certainly Instruments Intestinal Lower Most Music Tuba Very]
And when you see it the first time you put the film together, the roughest cut, is when you want to go home and open up your veins and get in a warm tub and just go away. And then it gradually, maybe, works its way back, somewhere toward that spot you were at before.
[ Away Back Before Cut Film First Get Go Gradually Home Just Maybe Open Put Roughest See Somewhere Spot Then Time Together Toward Tub Up Veins Want Warm Way Were Works Your]
People make these comments all the time. They talk about this with their loved ones every day. People's feedings - tube feedings - are stopped across this country every day.
[ Across Comments Country Day Every Loved Make Ones Stopped Talk Their These Time Tube]
Being stubborn has helped, being selfish is not a bad thing.
[ Bad Being Helped Selfish Stubborn Thing]
We never had a bathtub. Mom would bathe me in the wooden or tin washtub in the kitchen, or in a big lard can.
[ Bathe Bathtub Big Had Kitchen Lard Mom Never Tin Wooden Would]
You start way down on a low B flat on the tuba and you have a chromatic scale; you can match the colours all the way up, till you get to the top of the trumpet.
[ Colours Down Flat Get Low Match Scale Start Till Top Trumpet Tuba Up Way]
I feel sexy when I get out of the tub - your skin is fresh and you've put up your hair without looking.
[ Feel Fresh Get Hair Looking Out Put Sexy Skin Tub Up Without Your]
But with comics you're reading and assimilating an image simultaneously, instead of just reading or watching the tube.
[ Assimilating Comics Image Instead Just Reading Simultaneously Tube Watching]
Youngsters of the age of two and three are endowed with extraordinary strength. They can lift a dog twice their own weight and dump him into the bathtub.
[ Age Bathtub Dog Dump Endowed Extraordinary Him Into Lift Own Strength Their Three Twice Two Weight Youngsters]
I played the tuba in high school. I wanted to be a member of the marching band. I thought, what can I play that has the most effect? What can I play to get people to laugh?
[ Band Effect Get High Laugh Marching Member Most Play Played School Thought Tuba Wanted]
Ignorance is stubborn and prejudice is hard.
[ Hard Ignorance Prejudice Stubborn]
Instead of an attic with a few test tubes, bits of wire and odds and ends, the attack on the atomic nucleus has required the development and construction of great instruments on an engineering scale.
[ Atomic Attack Attic Bits Construction Development Ends Engineering Few Great Instead Instruments Nucleus Odds Required Scale Test Tubes Wire]
The Tube is a vehicle for selling things, not for exploring ideas.
[ Exploring Ideas Selling Things Tube Vehicle]