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David Steinberg – 4 Quotes

 

4 Quotes by David Steinberg

 

I don’t really dissect comedy. Nothing kills off humor more than overanalyzing it.

– David Steinberg


I used to have a theory actually that, if you’ve had a good childhood, a good marriage and a little bit of money in the bank, you’re going to make a lousy comedian.

– David Steinberg


Your relationship with an agent has got to be mutually beneficial. If you can’t help their careers, then they’re not going to be interested.

– David Steinberg


When I started, you didn’t make a lot of money by being a comedian. You didn’t get a lot of respect.

– David Steinberg



Dennis Bergkamp – 3 Quotes

 

3 Quotes by Dennis Bergkamp

 

It will be a hard game if you think about winning a championship. We need to think about our own game at the moment and focus on getting good results especially over the Christmas period.

– Dennis Bergkamp


So I took it as a very positive sign that the club came to me rather than the other way round.

– Dennis Bergkamp


I love playing football, being out on the pitch with a ball, and I will be a little sad when that ends.

– Dennis Bergkamp



Emile Hirsch – 6 Quotes

 

6 Quotes by Emile Hirsch

 

I don’t have an interest in any car that isn’t good for the environment, other than maybe an aesthetic quality in a picture book.

– Emile Hirsch


We want to do for ‘Hamlet’ what Baz Luhrmann did for ‘Romeo and Juliet’ in terms of like a really cool kind of re-imagining.

– Emile Hirsch


Maybe you will be afraid and maybe you will fail, but the courage to take risks in any part of your life is, I feel, a very worthwhile way to live.

– Emile Hirsch


On ‘Into The Wild’ I spent months risking my life and on ‘Speed Racer’ I spent 60 days acting in front of a green screen. No danger to my physical self, but I sure had to use my imagination.

– Emile Hirsch


The willingness to keep learning is, I think, the most important thing about trying to be good at anything. You never want to stop learning.

– Emile Hirsch


Well, when I was a kid and I watched ‘Speed Racer,’ I used to always watch it in the morning with my cereal. And when I ate the cereal, I would pour soda into the cereal because we never really had milk for some reason, I don’t know.

– Emile Hirsch



David Guetta – 5 Quotes

 

5 Quotes by David Guetta

 

It’s nice because success has allowed me to have a blast on stage, to be in the studio with amazing people, but I find it all a bit bizarre.

– David Guetta


I had the most reversed education possible. Every parent wants their son to be a businessman, respectable – me, it was the opposite. When I had an artist career my mum was like, ‘Oh finally, I’m proud of you!’

– David Guetta


I’m not the type of person to live in fear. I think positively.

– David Guetta


I am trying to walk a tightrope trying to keep the DJ community happy while trying to spread the message about dance music to more people. That is the mission that I am on.

– David Guetta


If I had to play only for people who liked the music because they heard it on the radio, it wouldn’t make me happy. That’s why I’m working so hard to have, yes, a profile as an artist, but also a profile as a DJ.

– David Guetta



Democritus – 5 Quotes

 

5 Quotes by Democritus

 

Happiness resides not in possessions, and not in gold, happiness dwells in the soul.

– Democritus


Hope of ill gain is the beginning of loss.

– Democritus


Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.

– Democritus


Men should strive to think much and know little.

– Democritus


Raising children is an uncertain thing success is reached only after a life of battle and worry.

– Democritus



Donella Meadows – 4 Quotes

 

4 Quotes by Donella Meadows

 

A knowledgeable and courageous U.S. president could help enormously in leading the world’s nations toward saving the climate.

– Donella Meadows


You may be able to fool the voters, but not the atmosphere.

– Donella Meadows


Scientists worldwide agree that the reduction needed to stabilize the climate is actually more like 80 percent.

– Donella Meadows


What Clinton did with Lewinsky was despicable but was no threat to the nation. That he lied about it repeatedly and to the public is a reason for us to cease to trust him and for him to resign.

– Donella Meadows



Eldridge Cleaver – 3 Quotes

 

3 Quotes by Eldridge Cleaver

 

If a man like Malcolm X could change and repudiate racism, if I myself and other former Muslims can change, if young whites can change, then there is hope for America.

– Eldridge Cleaver


History could pass for a scarlet text, its jot and title graven red in human blood.

– Eldridge Cleaver


Respect commands itself and can neither be given nor withheld when it is due.

– Eldridge Cleaver



Frank Crane – 3 Quotes

 

3 Quotes by Frank Crane

 

Most of the things we decide are not what we know to be the best. We say yes, merely because we are driven into a corner and must say something.

– Frank Crane


A good motto is: use friendliness but do not use your friends.

– Frank Crane


You may be deceived if you trust too much, but you will live in torment if you don’t trust enough.

– Frank Crane



Felix Baumgartner – 4 Quotes

 

4 Quotes by Felix Baumgartner

 

Heroes don’t wear diapers. It’s just not cool.

– Felix Baumgartner


I started skydiving because I loved the idea of freedom.

– Felix Baumgartner


I’ve done a lot of things in a business where you’re lucky to stay alive, so when the time comes, I’ll be happy to pass my knowledge along and help someone else.

– Felix Baumgartner


Aviation – and space travel, in particular – have always been especially captivating.

– Felix Baumgartner



Ferdinand Mount – 4 Quotes

 

4 Quotes by Ferdinand Mount

 

We are also further than ever from equality of opportunity.

– Ferdinand Mount


One of the unsung freedoms that go with a free press is the freedom not to read it.

– Ferdinand Mount


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


According to Richard Clarke, the former White House counterterrorism chief, Bush was so obsessed with Iraq that he failed to take action against Osama Bin Laden despite repeated warnings from his intelligence experts.

– Ferdinand Mount



Emma Bonino – 6 Quotes

 

6 Quotes by Emma Bonino

 

The knowledge of languages was very useful. I have a university degree in foreign languages and literature.

– Emma Bonino


A woman must combine the role of mother, wife and politician.

– Emma Bonino


I was on leave from local and regional politics, as long as I was a Minister.

– Emma Bonino


My mother’s studies stopped with the third year of primary school, my father with the first. They taught me a deep sense of duty. But nobody was involved in politics in my family.

– Emma Bonino


I am positive that flexibility is a feminine characteristic.

– Emma Bonino


Women are clear-headed, they are more creative and for this reason, sometimes, also more fragile.

– Emma Bonino



Edward Everett Hale – 4 Quotes

 

4 Quotes by Edward Everett Hale

 

Wise anger is like fire from a flint: there is great ado to get it out and when it does come, it is out again immediately.

– Edward Everett Hale


The making of friends who are real friends, is the best token we have of a man’s success in life.

– Edward Everett Hale


In the name of Hypocrites, doctors have invented the most exquisite form of torture ever known to man: survival.

– Edward Everett Hale


Never bear more than one kind of trouble at a time. Some people bear three kinds of trouble – the ones they’ve had, the ones they have, and the ones they expect to have.

– Edward Everett Hale



Erskine Bowles – 3 Quotes

 

3 Quotes by Erskine Bowles

 

Leadership is the key to 99 percent of all successful efforts.

– Erskine Bowles


It will be about which candidate, which of the two candidates remaining, is best suited to make a positive difference in the lives of North Carolina families, and I submit to each of you tonight that I am that candidate and Elizabeth Dole is not.

– Erskine Bowles


You always have certain strengths and certain weaknesses, and you want to compensate for your weaknesses… I have a real duty to earn the trust of the faculty. I don’t just deserve it. I have to earn it.

– Erskine Bowles



Edie Falco – 4 Quotes

 

4 Quotes by Edie Falco

 

I was able to support myself by acting alone about six years ago. Until then, I was just scraping by.

– Edie Falco


Coming home to my family afterward makes the work richer, easier and more fun.

– Edie Falco


We’re living in a time when parenting is not at all mirroring the way I was parented. For me, I just followed my parents around on their errands when they were busy on the phone, I was quiet. It’s a different kettle of fish these days: They run the house, and you listen to their music, and you go to their appointments.

– Edie Falco


I’m not sad about any of my life. It’s so unconventional. It doesn’t look anything like I thought it would.

– Edie Falco



Emerson Fittipaldi – 5 Quotes

 

5 Quotes by Emerson Fittipaldi

 

The racing driver’s mind has to have the ability to have amazing anticipation, coordination, and reflex. Because of the speed the car goes.

– Emerson Fittipaldi


Indy car racing is much more aggressive.

– Emerson Fittipaldi


You are going in one second the length of a football field. That means you brain is receiving information from your body what the car is doing physically, bumping, balance, performance.

– Emerson Fittipaldi


You have to visualize a second or two ahead of your car what line you are taking, what you are going to do, before you get there because it comes too fast.

– Emerson Fittipaldi


I based in Brazil, Sao Paulo, but I come very often to the states, and I travel all over the world.

– Emerson Fittipaldi



Dale Murphy – 4 Quotes

 

4 Quotes by Dale Murphy

 

Tommie Aaron taught me how to have a good attitude, to be easy going and not get uptight.

– Dale Murphy


To go to hospitals and see people fight and overcome cystic fibrosis or cancer or any number of illnesses is to see courage that is humbling. And athletes constantly need to be humbled.

– Dale Murphy


If you live what you believe, you will always have the respect of others.

– Dale Murphy


It’s critical that the manager has the respect of players so he can make the moves that he feels is appropriate without having somebody go to the papers. They respect you. So you respect them back.

– Dale Murphy



Eugene Ionesco – 5 Quotes

 

5 Quotes by Eugene Ionesco

 

A work of art is above all an adventure of the mind.

– Eugene Ionesco


Beauty is a precious trace that eternity causes to appear to us and that it takes away from us. A manifestation of eternity, and a sign of death as well.

– Eugene Ionesco


No society has been able to abolish human sadness, no political system can deliver us from the pain of living, from our fear of death, our thirst for the absolute. It is the human condition that directs the social condition, not vice versa.

– Eugene Ionesco


Ideologies separate us. Dreams and anguish bring us together.

– Eugene Ionesco


There is no religion in which everyday life is not considered a prison there is no philosophy or ideology that does not think that we live in alienation.

– Eugene Ionesco



Elizabeth Drew – 3 Quotes

 

3 Quotes by Elizabeth Drew

 

The world is not run by thought, nor by imagination, but by opinion.

– Elizabeth Drew


Too often travel, instead of broadening the mind, merely lengthens the conversation.

– Elizabeth Drew


Travel, instead of broadening the mind, often merely lengthens the conversation.

– Elizabeth Drew



Franz Beckenbauer – 3 Quotes

 

3 Quotes by Franz Beckenbauer

 

At any rate, I can only see such a success having positive effects for everyone, particularly as our anticipation of the World cup would only increase further.

– Franz Beckenbauer


The World Cup tournament overall and, naturally, the new stadiums at its heart, are the ideal platform to portray Germany as a positive and exceptional location, and above all of course, as a highly capable economic location.

– Franz Beckenbauer


Back then, a half-a-century ago, the situation was totally different. Economically, we were practically on our knees, and politically, we were still excluded from the community of nations. Today, in this respect, we have a totally different and much more stable basis.

– Franz Beckenbauer



Evelyn Underhill – 5 Quotes

 

5 Quotes by Evelyn Underhill

 

All things are perceived in the light of charity, and hence under the aspect of beauty for beauty is simply reality seen with the eyes of love.

– Evelyn Underhill


After all it is those who have a deep and real inner life who are best able to deal with the irritating details of outer life.

– Evelyn Underhill


Adoration is caring for God above all else.

– Evelyn Underhill


Never forget that the key to the situation lies in the will and not in the imagination.

– Evelyn Underhill


Deliberately seek opportunities for kindness, sympathy, and patience.

– Evelyn Underhill