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Candice Swanepoel – 5 Quotes

 

5 Quotes by Candice Swanepoel

 

It’s been amazing how this crazy career has been created. I feel that it’s been given to me. I wouldn’t be anywhere without Victoria’s Secret.

– Candice Swanepoel


I was always interested in fashion and beauty. I was fifteen when I was scouted in a flea market. Two years later, I arrived in New York. I was in awe because it was like another planet.

– Candice Swanepoel


I feel if I’m healthy and happy, I look good. With a good mixture of fitness and healthy food I always feel great!

– Candice Swanepoel


I’d like to one day be featured on a list of inspirational people who have made a difference in the world, whether it be helping underprivileged people or putting an end to the poaching of wildlife in Africa.

– Candice Swanepoel


A relationship is like another job, you know, you have to work at it all the time.

– Candice Swanepoel



Carlos Castaneda – 3 Quotes

 

3 Quotes by Carlos Castaneda

 

A man of knowledge lives by acting, not by thinking about acting.

– Carlos Castaneda


To achieve the mood of a warrior is not a simple matter. It is a revolution. To regard the lion and the water rats and our fellow men as equals is a magnificent act of a warrior’s spirit. It takes power to do that.

– Carlos Castaneda


The trick is in what one emphasizes. We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves happy. The amount of work is the same.

– Carlos Castaneda



Candice Bergen – 7 Quotes

 

7 Quotes by Candice Bergen

 

Beauty set up distance between other people and me. It warped their behavior.

– Candice Bergen


People see you as an object, not as a person, and they project a set of expectations onto you. People who don’t have it think beauty is a blessing, but actually it sets you apart.

– Candice Bergen


Though beauty gives you a weird sense of entitlement, it’s rather frightening and threatening to have others ascribe such importance to something you know you’re just renting for a while.

– Candice Bergen


I didn’t have a financial need, and I wasn’t very gifted at relationships. I probably was more like what we think of boys as being: hard to pin down and wary of commitment.

– Candice Bergen


Dreams are, by definition, cursed with short life spans.

– Candice Bergen


I guess I was a mom so late in life, my daughter was the greatest thing since sliced bread.

– Candice Bergen


Not that we didn’t have close relationships with our parents – I’m very close to my mom – but parents didn’t think anything of going off for a few weeks and leaving their kids.

– Candice Bergen



Catherine Helen Spence – 3 Quotes

 

3 Quotes by Catherine Helen Spence

 

After the break up of the municipality and the loss of his income my father lost health and spirits.

– Catherine Helen Spence


I had only two offers of marriage in my life, and I refused both.

– Catherine Helen Spence


I count myself well educated, for the admirable woman at the head of the school which I attended from the age of four and a half till I was thirteen and a half, was a born teacher in advance of her own times.

– Catherine Helen Spence



Chanel Iman – 3 Quotes

 

3 Quotes by Chanel Iman

 

I’m thinking of slowing down on modeling and branching out to other things. I want to pursue some new and old dreams and start making them happen.

– Chanel Iman


My goal is to be a household name, and when I do that, I want to help other girls become models, and maybe even launch a fashion line with my mom, like Beyonce did with her mother. My mom has such a good eye, and it’s always been a dream of hers.

– Chanel Iman


We always had ‘Vogue’ in our house. But, when I was around 12, my Mom finally took me seriously about modeling and put a stack of magazines in front of me, then told me to study all the poses. The ones I loved the most were in ‘Vogue.’

– Chanel Iman



Charlotte Bunch – 3 Quotes

 

3 Quotes by Charlotte Bunch

 

What is being called the UN ‘gender architecture’ is more like a shack. Women need a bigger global house if equality is ever to become a reality.

– Charlotte Bunch


Women have a lot to say about how to advance women’s rights, and governments need to learn from that, listen to the movement and respond.

– Charlotte Bunch


Our very strength as lesbians lies in the fact that we are outside of patriarchy our existence challenges its life.

– Charlotte Bunch



Christopher Bond – 3 Quotes

 

3 Quotes by Christopher Bond

 

Misdirected focus on paperwork, on procedures, and on bureaucracy frustrates teachers and fails to give children the education they need.

– Christopher Bond


Advances in technology will continue to reach far into every sector of our economy. Future job and economic growth in industry, defense, transportation, agriculture, health care, and life sciences is directly related to scientific advancement.

– Christopher Bond


Change is tough, people don’t like it, but it is necessary. Take two aspirins and call me in the morning.

– Christopher Bond



Claire Danes – 4 Quotes

 

4 Quotes by Claire Danes

 

I have a huge, active imagination, and I think I’m really scared of being alone because if I’m left to my own devices, I’ll just turn into a madwoman.

– Claire Danes


I took three years off. I differentiated myself from the industry. Found my identity – sort of… I haven’t graduated yet. I’m not legitimately educated yet, but maybe one day.

– Claire Danes


I have this home in New York, I have a long-term relationship with my boyfriend, who’s from Australia, and I had this business that I had maintain. Even though I wasn’t actively shooting, there’s a lot of peripheral work.

– Claire Danes


Growing up, I wanted desperately to please, to be a good girl.

– Claire Danes



Colin Hanks – 7 Quotes

 

7 Quotes by Colin Hanks

 

I didn’t want to come up with some generic Johnny Bravo type name. I’m not that cool, so I might as well stick with my birth name.

– Colin Hanks


I knew that I needed to do something that I desperately loved. There was a period where I did question if it was acting because I knew that I would be making things hard on myself. I knew that there was going to be a little bit of a hullabaloo because of my dad being who he is and all that.

– Colin Hanks


Keep in my mind my dad didn’t become a huge, huge mega actor until I was halfway through high school – so right around the time he’s going through his big renaissance is right when I’m starting to do my high school revolting.

– Colin Hanks


My dad has always been extremely supportive in every decision I’ve made and much more interested in me picking what I wanted to do.

– Colin Hanks


When I was younger it was – you know, my dad dressed up in drag on ‘Bosom Buddies.’ And that was what I was having to deal with at the time. And then around the time that I was into college was when he became statue-worthy I guess you could say.

– Colin Hanks


‘Lucky’ is for laughs, and there’s really nothing funny that I’m doing on ‘Dexter.’ I think more than anything, both comment on the fact that anybody is capable of anything. Just because they are the shy guy in the corner doesn’t mean that they are a harmless little bunny.

– Colin Hanks


Religion theme aside, most of the time I’m in some sort of comedy and I’m a straight man and it’s really just, let’s wind this guy up and see him explode.

– Colin Hanks



Cesare Pavese – 7 Quotes

 

7 Quotes by Cesare Pavese

 

A man is never completely alone in this world. At the worst, he has the company of a boy, a youth, and by and by a grown man – the one he used to be.

– Cesare Pavese


The art of living is the art of knowing how to believe lies.

– Cesare Pavese


It is not that the child lives in a world of imagination, but that the child within us survives and starts into life only at rare moments of recollection, which makes us believe, and it is not true, that, as children, we were imaginative?

– Cesare Pavese


No woman marries for money they are all clever enough, before marrying a millionaire, to fall in love with him first.

– Cesare Pavese


Will power is only the tensile strength of one’s own disposition. One cannot increase it by a single ounce.

– Cesare Pavese


He knows not his own strength that hath not met adversity.

– Cesare Pavese


If you wish to travel far and fast, travel light. Take off all your envies, jealousies, unforgiveness, selfishness and fears.

– Cesare Pavese



Chuck Norris – 6 Quotes

 

6 Quotes by Chuck Norris

 

In America the schools have become too permissive, the kids now are controlling the schools, the tail is wagging the dog. We’ve got to make a change there and get it back to where the teachers have control of the classrooms.

– Chuck Norris


People need to realise what real happiness and success is, because success as an actor is fleeting. You can be up there one day and gone the next.

– Chuck Norris


I think you can learn from history.

– Chuck Norris


Men are like steel. When they lose their temper, they lose their worth.

– Chuck Norris


A lot of times people look at the negative side of what they feel they can’t do. I always look on the positive side of what I can do.

– Chuck Norris


When I got into the film business, my aim was to adopt a positive persona, of a guy who fights against injustice. And it saved me, because my acting was atrocious to say the least!

– Chuck Norris



Christine Baranski – 4 Quotes

 

4 Quotes by Christine Baranski

 

Ron Howard is as good a person as you could want to work with on film. He never lost his cool. He’s the most easygoing, lovely man, but he’s got this enormous intelligence and a wonderful humanity.

– Christine Baranski


I’m a nice, happily married wife and mom and I live in Connecticut.

– Christine Baranski


I’m sad to say that stardom is a commodity in our culture.

– Christine Baranski


I always say God should have given women one extra decade at least, especially if you want a family. You’re trying to pack a lot in.

– Christine Baranski



Cheryl Tiegs – 6 Quotes

 

6 Quotes by Cheryl Tiegs

 

I’ve had four amazing men in my life, very strong, powerful, wonderful men. I certainly will have a relationship with someone but I don’t think I will get married again.

– Cheryl Tiegs


She’s 32, and she has three children. She loves to be pregnant but she doesn’t want anymore children in her life. So she decided to help another couple. And she’s just been amazing.

– Cheryl Tiegs


I’ve been on the cover of ‘Time’ magazine three times, not for my beauty but because what I was doing was newsworthy around the world. I’ve worked with teams all my life, but I’ve been nice and I’ve been kind.

– Cheryl Tiegs


It’s very important to have the right clothing to exercise in. If you throw on an old T-shirt or sweats, it’s not inspiring for your workout.

– Cheryl Tiegs


But when I would see the surrogate, my first instinct, my first reaction would be jealousy, because she was doing what I wanted to do.

– Cheryl Tiegs


Took us a great amount of strength to get them into the world, and for them to be in the world. I think that their little spirits, you know, just said, well, we’re going to be there. So it makes it very special because of it.

– Cheryl Tiegs



Chris Cooper – 3 Quotes

 

3 Quotes by Chris Cooper

 

You look at a herd of cattle and well, they all look the same… but they know. They all have an individual personality, and those personalities change from day to day. They can have their grumpy days and their happy days and their serene days. But it’s unpredictable. You can’t be off in outer space when you’re dealing with animals.

– Chris Cooper


I like a very dry wit, not the big kind of humor like Robin Williams. I don’t think I’m capable of that.

– Chris Cooper


I’ve got research, I have my own life experience I can apply, and I have my imagination.

– Chris Cooper



Chubby Checker – 3 Quotes

 

3 Quotes by Chubby Checker

 

What turns me on is to walk into a sold-out venue. The audiences are so much the same as they were in the ’60s. It’s just an amazing thing. I can’t explain it, but I hope it never stops.

– Chubby Checker


God’s got something for me. I have faith it’ll be OK.

– Chubby Checker


Homey don’t quit. What else are you gonna do? It’s like those guys in the cartoon they get up in the morning, check the clock and fight all day and after it’s over they check the clock and go home. That’s how it goes.

– Chubby Checker



Carl Levin – 7 Quotes

 

7 Quotes by Carl Levin

 

Restoring responsibility and accountability is essential to the economic and fiscal health of our nation.

– Carl Levin


Dr. Rice’s record on Iraq gives me great concern. In her public statements she clearly overstated and exaggerated the intelligence concerning Iraq before the war in order to support the President’s decision to initiate military action against Iraq.

– Carl Levin


The intelligence failures with respect to Iraq were massive and have damaged our credibility around the world.

– Carl Levin


When a decision is made to go to war based on intelligence, it is a fateful decision. It has ramifications and impacts way beyond the current months and years.

– Carl Levin


If we have a chance of succeeding and bringing stability and democracy to Iraq, it will mean learning from our mistakes, not denying them and not ignoring them.

– Carl Levin


Even top caliber hospitals cannot escape medical mistakes that sometimes result in irreparable damage to patients.

– Carl Levin


While it is clear that we need to make some adjustments to protect Social Security for the long term, it is disingenuous to say that the trust fund is facing a crisis.

– Carl Levin



Clarence Day – 5 Quotes

 

5 Quotes by Clarence Day

 

Age should not have its face lifted, but it should rather teach the world to admire wrinkles as the etchings of experience and the firm line of character.

– Clarence Day


Information’s pretty thin stuff unless mixed with experience.

– Clarence Day


A moderate addiction to money may not always be hurtful but when taken in excess it is nearly always bad for the health.

– Clarence Day


We talk of our mastery of nature, which sounds very grand but the fact is we respectfully adapt ourselves, first, to her ways.

– Clarence Day


You can’t sweep other people off their feet, if you can’t be swept off your own.

– Clarence Day



Christopher Alexander – 5 Quotes

 

5 Quotes by Christopher Alexander

 

Complexity is one of the great problems in environmental design.

– Christopher Alexander


Once you understand this way, you will be able to make your room alive you will be able to design a house together with your family a garden for your children places where you can work beautiful terraces where you can sit and dream.

– Christopher Alexander


The buildings that I build very often have a dreamlike reality. I don’t mean by that they have a fantasy quality at all, in fact quite the reverse. They contain in some degree the ingredients that give dreams their power… stuff that’s very close to us.

– Christopher Alexander


There is one timeless way of building. It is a thousand years old, and the same today as it has ever been. The great traditional buildings of the past, the villages and tents and temples in which man feels at home, have always been made by people who were very close to the center of this way.

– Christopher Alexander


The structure of life I have described in buildings – the structure which I believe to be objective – is deeply and inextricably connected with the human person, and with the innermost nature of human feeling.

– Christopher Alexander



Curt Weldon – 4 Quotes

 

4 Quotes by Curt Weldon

 

Col. Shaffer is prohibited by his lawyer from talking. He’s at great risk. They want to take away his pay and his health care benefits so they can hold it over his head and not allow him to talk while he’s under suspension. This is not America.

– Curt Weldon


How can faceless bureaucrats in an intelligence agency deny brave soldiers a chance to tell the truth?

– Curt Weldon


Louis Freeh said on national TV that actionable intelligence could have allowed us to stop the hijackings.

– Curt Weldon


I think Gadhafi is on the mark. And up until this point in time, I think they truly want to turn this around and become a positive player with the West after years and years of terrorism and stagnation.

– Curt Weldon



Cheryl James – 4 Quotes

 

4 Quotes by Cheryl James

 

Our attitude is that we want to cross over. You can’t go on making records just for your own hometown.

– Cheryl James


The best form of flattery is to be admired, imitated or respected. I’ve always felt proud our fans look up to us or feel we are inspirational.

– Cheryl James


I’ve changed my life in a lot of ways. I’m a mom, a wife, and a Christian. Some of the things I expressed in my early 20s aren’t what I care to express right now.

– Cheryl James


I’m at a point in my life where I have something solid now. I’m a peaceful person, and I want to be surrounded by peace no matter what I’m doing.

– Cheryl James