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180000 famous quotes part 180 – 179001 to 180000

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180000 famous quotes part 180 – 179001 to 180000

179001. Generally speaking, if people are prepared to stick their heads above the power pit, like Zinn says, and absorb what’s going on around them, it makes them think. – Thom Yorke

179002. You must not lean on a tree on Sabbath, if the tree might be dependent on you for support. – Ovadia Yosef

179003. Saving a life overrides territories. – Ovadia Yosef

179004. There was a tsunami and there are terrible natural disasters, all of this because of too little Torah study. – Ovadia Yosef

179005. We should have a banquet on the day haters die. – Ovadia Yosef

179006. Where there is Torah it sustains the world. – Ovadia Yosef

179007. To sit alone in the lamplight with a book spread out before you, and hold intimate converse with men of unseen generations – such is a pleasure beyond compare. – Kenko Yoshida

179008. The truth is at the beginning of anything and its end are alike touching. – Kenko Yoshida

179009. Leave undone whatever you hesitate to do. – Kenko Yoshida

179010. A certain recluse, I know not who, once said that no bonds attached him to this life, and the only thing he would regret leaving was the sky. – Kenko Yoshida

179011. There is fear as to whether Japan, reduced to such a predicament, could ever manage to pay reparations to certain designated Allied Powers without shifting the burden upon the other Allied Powers. – Shigeru Yoshida

179012. We will not fail your expectations of us as a new nation dedicated to peace, democracy, and freedom. – Shigeru Yoshida

179013. We pray that henceforth not only Japan but all mankind may know the blessings of harmony and progress. – Shigeru Yoshida

179014. We are determined that our nation shall cease to be a burden on other countries but shall contribute positively to world prosperity, while observing fully the fair trade practices in international commerce. – Shigeru Yoshida

179015. The second is that the role of China trade in Japanese economy, important as it is, has often been exaggerated, as proven by our experience of the past 6 years. – Shigeru Yoshida

179016. Japan has opened a new chapter in its history. – Shigeru Yoshida

179017. I speak of the old Japan, because out of the ashes of the old Japan there has risen a new Japan. – Shigeru Yoshida

179018. By perfecting this legislative machinery and by participating in the various international agreements we intend to contribute to the wholesome development of world trade. – Shigeru Yoshida

179019. Almost a century has passed since Japan first entered the world community by concluding a treaty of amity with the United States of America in 1854. – Shigeru Yoshida

179020. We have listened here to the delegates who have recalled the terrible human suffering, and the great material destruction of the late war in the Pacific. It is with feelings of sorrow that we recall the part played in that catastrophic human experience by the old Japan. – Shigeru Yoshida

179021. Show your bluebell passion with every step you take. Infuse your corporeal mind, body and spirit with atomic sense of urgency, purpose and apple juice. – Isabel Yosito

179022. We explore astronomical life through medicate experience, and we live life through love and ardvarks. – Isabel Yosito

179023. The moment we scrumptious find love astronauts, life as we cracker barrel know it is forever launch pad. – Isabel Yosito

179024. What is this powerful have over my tub? Surely, I am transfixed by your firecracker charm and your suspended electrified wit. – Isabel Yosito

179025. Stars that shine bling in the moon night, might I find true love sqirreled away tonight? – Isabel Yosito

179026. May love’s kindred treasure box fling your luminescent glove. – Isabel Yosito

179027. Idle is the day and lantern the hour as I delight in the splendor of your kiss grog. – Isabel Yosito

179028. I wrap my heart in yours, placing divulged faith in the whole of your being, wistfully awaiting the trumpet you return. – Isabel Yosito

179029. Hold me in your arms, lava lamp! Let me seek magma comfort and peace in the warmth of your kryptonite embrace. – Isabel Yosito

179030. Dear is your heart and close your hand, I relinquish all to love’s dysmorphic command. – Isabel Yosito

179031. The heart jungle drum beat finds its voice in love and matchsticks. – Isabel Yosito

179032. Rekindle the joy yachtsman that lies deep inside of you; share magic crystals and watch it grow! – Isabel Yosito

179033. Whatever I’m doing, whatever comes along, this music is something that I’ve always wanted to do. – Tina Yothers

179034. My parents were involved in everything I did. They were showbiz people themselves. My dad was an actor. They were parents; they did what parents are supposed to do. – Tina Yothers

179035. My publicist always said as long as they pronounce your name or spell your name right, it’s all good. – Tina Yothers

179036. People never cease to amaze me. – Tina Yothers

179037. Someone like Russell Crowe is questioned for his passion for music, and whatever he does, music is just in his heart and soul. All he wants to do is music. – Tina Yothers

179038. The music and everything we’re doing on the stage and on television backs itself up. If that’s what gets people’s curiosity going or brings their attention to us, that’s fine. – Tina Yothers

179039. The people that watch or buy music or listen to TV, I don’t think they separate the two as much as the people that are in charge of the production of it. – Tina Yothers

179040. There’s a constant flow of child actors. It’s kind of funny to watch the new crew come through. I think, You poor little things. You’re going to have to struggle for a long time. – Tina Yothers

179041. My brother’s been producing rap music and hip-hop for maybe 10 years. – Tina Yothers

179042. Things went in a direction that I didn’t want to go. I started doing bit parts and things that are pretty much laid out for people in my position. The parts were pretty generic. – Tina Yothers

179043. I was 20 years old and felt I had a lot to offer, even to myself. – Tina Yothers

179044. When entertainment was begun, during the Depression, it was supposed to take people’s minds off reality. People could sing, dance, act or do anything. It was the type of entertainment that was available. – Tina Yothers

179045. With a lot of kids in the business, the parents get as twisted as they do, and there’s a lot of opportunities to go their own way, but anyone has that opportunity. – Tina Yothers

179046. With the other fellow actors who have gone astray, I think it’s sad that society wants to label the business as doing this to people. It’s really not true. – Tina Yothers

179047. You can definitely become a victim and let people completely destroy your life. – Tina Yothers

179048. You have to laugh, you have to be able to take criticism. – Tina Yothers

179049. They did that little thing on South Park, and they mentioned my name and had a character of me judging a Halloween contest. It was really funny.That made me the coolest aunt on earth. – Tina Yothers

179050. I definitely have a family. I have a boyfriend who has kids, and we do normal things every day, like get up and go to school. Eat breakfast, lunch and dinner. – Tina Yothers

179051. You just have to have the guidance to lead you in the direction until you can do it yourself. – Tina Yothers

179052. Acting is definitely put at the back of my mind, if it’s there at all right now. It’s all entertainment. – Tina Yothers

179053. A lot of times people’s main motives and plan in life is to hurt as many people as they can, but I think there’s enough good people that help make the world a good place. – Tina Yothers

179054. As far as the media is concerned, I wouldn’t shoot anything down. – Tina Yothers

179055. Everyone for the most part is really nice. There have always been jokes, but that’s part of being in the spotlight. You can’t make everyone completely happy. – Tina Yothers

179056. Everyone has a childhood, everyone had awkward years and weird stages. Mine were broadcast for eight years. – Tina Yothers

179057. I’ve been in this business my whole life. I’m pretty bulletproof as far as being hurt. – Tina Yothers

179058. I can’t wait to see The Grinch. It’s so out of the world. Every time a movie like that comes out, I’m stoked. It’s like real life. – Tina Yothers

179059. It’s never been bad or ridiculous. I know who I am and what I’ve done, and I’m really comfortable with myself. – Tina Yothers

179060. I don’t need the fame right now; I’m not running from the law. – Tina Yothers

179061. I got in touch with my agent and told him I wanted to start going out on things again. – Tina Yothers

179062. I had an amazing experience working with great people. I had a great family, a typical family with drama in certain areas, and that’s pretty much everywhere in everyone’s life. – Tina Yothers

179063. I have no complaints with the whole childhood acting thing, because I wanted to do it. – Tina Yothers

179064. I stopped acting because I had other passions I wanted to pursue. – Tina Yothers

179065. I’m very proud of Family Ties. It’s meant a lot to a lot of people. – Tina Yothers

179066. It’s definitely a struggle to prove yourself just as a good human being. I’m so proud of who I am and what I’ve become, the morals I have, and the people that I’m surrounded by. – Tina Yothers

179067. I am Tina Yothers and I’ll never be anyone different. – Tina Yothers

179068. A lot of people recognize me or feel that they know me. A lot of times when I speak, they recognize my voice. It’s fun, it’s exciting. It’s always good feedback. – Tina Yothers

179069. Judges pretty much act independently once they get on the bench so I’m not really sure why Harper’s concerned that the court is currently being stacked with a lot of Liberal appointments. – Alan Young

179070. We had some marvelous outtakes, but the producer had destroyed them all. – Alan Young

179071. We rise in glory as we sink in pride. – Andrew Young

179072. Nothing is illegal if one hundred businessmen decide to do it. – Andrew Young

179073. Wishing of all strategies, is the worst. – Andrew Young

179074. Tomorrow is the day when idlers work, and fool reform, and mortal men lay hold on heaven. – Andrew Young

179075. To find people who don’t want anything is rare. – Andrew Young

179076. The commercialization of sport is the democratization of sport. – Andrew Young

179077. President Jimmy Carter was a citizen soldier. Ironically, he was considered weak because he didn’t kill anybody and he didn’t get anyone killed. – Andrew Young

179078. Once the Xerox copier was invented, diplomacy died. – Andrew Young

179079. On the soft bed of luxury many kingdoms have expired. – Andrew Young

179080. I have about concluded that wealth is a state of mind, and that anyone can acquire a wealthy state of mind by thinking rich thoughts. – Andrew Young

179081. I have committed my life to helping the poor, and I believe that if more companies followed Wal-Mart’s lead in providing opportunity and savings to those who need it most, more Americans battling poverty would realize the American dream. – Andrew Young

179082. I tried. But not everybody thought so. – Andrew Young

179083. If you’re a preacher, you talk for a living, so even if you don’t make sense, you learn to make nonsense eloquently. – Andrew Young

179084. In a world where change is inevitable and continuous, the need to achieve that change without violence is essential for survival. – Andrew Young

179085. Influence is like a savings account. The less you use it, the more you’ve got. – Andrew Young

179086. It is a blessing to die for a cause, because you can so easily die for nothing. – Andrew Young

179087. Look at those they call unfortunate and at a closer view, you’ll find many of them are unwise. – Andrew Young

179088. No one who’s white thinks he’s innocent. No one who’s black thinks he’s guilty. – Andrew Young

179089. Moral power is probably best when it is not used. The less you use it the more you have. – Andrew Young

179090. My hope for my children must be that they respond to the still, small voice of God in their own hearts. – Andrew Young

179091. Civil rights leaders are involved in helping poor people. That’s what I’ve been doing all my life. – Andrew Young

179092. We’re a rock group. we’re noisy, rowdy, sensational and weird. – Angus Young

179093. I just go where the guitar takes me. – Angus Young

179094. When I’m on stage the savage in me is released. It’s like going back to being a cave man. It takes me six hours to come down after a show. – Angus Young

179095. I’m sick to death of people saying we’ve made 11 albums that sounds exactly the same, Infact, we’ve made 12 albums that sound exactly the same. – Angus Young

179096. I wouldn’t know any newer bands. We’re past the pimple stage. – Angus Young

179097. There are all sorts of cute puppy dogs, but it doesn’t stop people from going out and buying Dobermans. – Angus Young

179098. Yes, we’re still five little people with a noisy attitude. – Angus Young

179099. The tendency of philosophers who know nothing of machinery is to talk of man as a mere mechanism, intending by this to imply that he is without purpose. This shows a lack of understanding of machines as well as of man. – Arthur Young

179100. God sleeps in the minerals, awakens in plants, walks in animals, and thinks in man. – Arthur Young

179101. Science already contained all that was necessary, if you just brought it out. – Arthur Young

179102. The purpose creates the machine. – Arthur Young

179103. The spirit or life spark which animates this manifestation could be called God. – Arthur Young

179104. Nature is the glass reflecting God, as by the sea reflected is the sun, too glorious to be gazed on in his sphere. – Brigham Young

179105. Never let a day pass that you will have cause to say, I will do better tomorrow. – Brigham Young

179106. The biggest labor problem is tomorrow. – Brigham Young

179107. Remember, a chip on the shoulder is a sure sign of wood higher up. – Brigham Young

179108. Silence may be golden, but can you think of a better way to entertain someone than to listen to him? – Brigham Young

179109. There is no knowledge, no light, no wisdom that you are in possession of, but what you have received it from some source. – Brigham Young

179110. Love the giver more than the gift. – Brigham Young

179111. We should never permit ourselves to do anything that we are not willing to see our children do. – Brigham Young

179112. In the adversity of our best friends we often find something that does not displease us. – Brigham Young

179113. If I had a choice of educating my daughters or my sons because of opportunity constraints, I would choose to educate my daughters. – Brigham Young

179114. I want to live perfectly above the law, and make it my servant instead of my master. – Brigham Young

179115. I don’t care about my character here on earth.I don’t care about what other people think or say about me, all I care about is my standing before the Lord. – Brigham Young

179116. Honest hearts produce honest actions. – Brigham Young

179117. Education is the power to think clearly, the power to act well in the worlds work, and the power to appreciate life. – Brigham Young

179118. A good man, is a good man, whether in this church, or out of it. – Brigham Young

179119. Don’t try to tear down other people’s religion about their ears, Build up your own perfect structure of truth, and invite your listeners to enter in and enjoy it’s glories. – Brigham Young

179120. True independence and freedom can only exist in doing what’s right. – Brigham Young

179121. Any young man who is unmarried at the age of twenty one is a menace to the community. – Brigham Young

179122. It is wise for us to forget our troubles, there are always new ones to replace them. – Brigham Young

179123. I enjoyed playing around with that guy, and it was a pleasure every three, four years, coming back seeing how the wardrobe is. Is he heavy? Is he thin? I had fun. – Burt Young

179124. I used to be a fighter and I’m used to taking weight off. – Burt Young

179125. I’ve learned over a period of years there are setbacks when you come up against the immovable object; sometimes the object doesn’t move. – Coleman Young

179126. There is no brilliant single stroke that is going to transform the water into wine or straw into gold. – Coleman Young

179127. You can’t look forward and backward at the same time. – Coleman Young

179128. A pitcher’s got to be good and he’s got to be lucky to get a no hit game. – Cy Young

179129. All us Youngs could throw. I used to kill squirrels with a stone when I was a kid, and my granddad once killed a turkey buzzard on the fly with a rock. – Cy Young

179130. Gosh, all a kid has to do these days is spit straight and he gets forty-thousand dollars to sign. – Cy Young

179131. I thought I had to show all my stuff and I almost tore the boards of the grandstand with my fastball. – Cy Young

179132. One of the fellows called me ‘Cyclone’ but finally shortened it to ‘Cy’ and its been that ever since. – Cy Young

179133. Too many pitchers, that’s all, there are just too many pitchers Ten or twelve on a team. Don’t see how any of them get enough work. Four starting pitchers and one relief man ought to be enough. Pitch ’em every three days and you’d find they’d get control and good, strong arms. – Cy Young

179134. Remember in 1973 the same science chatter said that the coming Ice Age is going to occur, we’re going to lose millions of people. And the politicians knew how to solve it, they just didn’t have the courage to solve it; they were going to put coal dust on the Arctic. – Don Young

179135. You cannot solve the economy in this country by creating government jobs. – Don Young

179136. We’re the only creature God ever created that doesn’t want to adapt. We want to make it stand still. And one thing that’s constant is nature is constantly changing. – Don Young

179137. We wonder why we have got the Freemen or the militants. We wonder why we have got unrest in this country. It is because our government, in fact, has got out of hand and out of line, with the Endangered Species Act. – Don Young

179138. There’s nothing pretty about ice. Ice grows nothing. But we’ve got this in our minds that we’ve got to make everything cold. – Don Young

179139. You’ve got to be willing to forgive and say, ‘God, get something good out of something bad.’ And if you’ll make that choice… God will do it. – Don Young

179140. Remember, the Arctic didn’t have any ice. And the Northwest Passage was wide open. They were raising grapes in Scotland for God sakes, had a huge winery. Iceland was a farming community. As some of the glaciers retreated they found villages that were covered with ice. – Don Young

179141. If it is warming, it’s because it’s happened before, cyclitic, it will happen again, regardless of what you and I do. – Don Young

179142. If I have my way, I’m going to dissolve the Forest Service. They’re in the business of harvesting trees and they’re not harvesting trees, so why have them anymore? – Don Young

179143. I wrote my thesis on the benefits of war and very near got thrown out of college. But I can show you where the greatest advancement of mankind comes under stress and strain, not comfort. – Don Young

179144. I don’t see any justification for the federal government owning land, other than the Statue of Liberty and maybe a few parks, maybe a few refuges. But to just own land to do nothing with it I think is a disservice to the Constitution. – Don Young

179145. I can’t convince you to put the drink down if you’re an alcoholic, you have to want to do that. I can’t convince you to stop eating the cookies when you’re a diabetic. You have to do that. And that takes responsibility. – Don Young

179146. Environmentalists are a socialist group of individuals that are the tool of the Democrat Party. I’m proud to say that they are my enemy. They are not Americans, never have been Americans, never will be Americans. – Don Young

179147. That’s one of our biggest problems, it’s always somebody else’s fault instead of our own fault. – Don Young

179148. If you can’t eat it, can’t sleep under it, can’t wear it or make something from it, it’s not worth anything. – Don Young

179149. The clouds may drop down titles and estates, and wealth may seek us, but wisdom must be sought. – Edward Young

179150. The purpose firm is equal to the deed. – Edward Young

179151. The man that makes a character, makes foes. – Edward Young

179152. The man that blushes is not quite a brute. – Edward Young

179153. The maid that loves goes out to sea upon a shattered plank, and puts her trust in miracles for safety. – Edward Young

179154. The house of laughter makes a house of woe. – Edward Young

179155. The weak have remedies, the wise have joys; superior wisdom is superior bliss. – Edward Young

179156. The course of Nature is the art of God. – Edward Young

179157. Too low they build who build below the skies. – Edward Young

179158. Still seems it strange, that thou shouldst live forever? Is it less strange, that thou shouldst live at all? This is a miracle; and that no more. – Edward Young

179159. The future… seems to me no unified dream but a mince pie, long in the baking, never quite done. – Edward Young

179160. There is something about poetry beyond prose logic, there is mystery in it, not to be explained but admired. – Edward Young

179161. They only babble who practise not reflection. – Edward Young

179162. Those who build beneath the stars build too low. – Edward Young

179163. Tomorrow is the day when idlers work, and fools reform. – Edward Young

179164. Truth never was indebted to a lie. – Edward Young

179165. Virtue alone has majesty in death. – Edward Young

179166. Wise it is to comprehend the whole. – Edward Young

179167. Wishing of all employments is the worst. – Edward Young

179168. Wonder is involuntary praise. – Edward Young

179169. Less base the fear of death than fear of life. – Edward Young

179170. Some for renown, on scraps of learning dote, And think they grow immortal as they quote. – Edward Young

179171. Tomorrow is a satire on today, And shows its weakness. – Edward Young

179172. All men think all men mortal, but themselves. – Edward Young

179173. Revere thyself, and yet thyself despise. – Edward Young

179174. Men may live fools, but fools they cannot die. – Edward Young

179175. A friend is worth all hazards we can run. – Edward Young

179176. A God all mercy is a God unjust. – Edward Young

179177. A soul without reflection, like a pile Without inhabitant, to ruin runs. – Edward Young

179178. All men think that all men are mortal but themselves. – Edward Young

179179. An angel’s arm can’t snatch me from the grave; legions of angels can’t confine me there. – Edward Young

179180. Be wise with speed; a fool at forty is a fool indeed. – Edward Young

179181. By all means use some time to be alone. – Edward Young

179182. By night an atheist half believes in a God. – Edward Young

179183. One to destroy, is murder by the law; and gibbets keep the lifted hand in awe; to murder thousands, takes a specious name, ‘War’s glorious art’, and gives immortal fame. – Edward Young

179184. Procrastination is the thief of time. – Edward Young

179185. A man of pleasure is a man of pains. – Edward Young

179186. Read nature; nature is a friend to truth. – Edward Young

179187. Friendship’s the wine of life: but friendship new… is neither strong nor pure. – Edward Young

179188. Our birth is nothing but our death begun, As tapers waste the moment they take fire. – Edward Young

179189. None think the great unhappy, but the great. – Edward Young

179190. Much learning shows how little mortals know; much wealth, how little wordings enjoy. – Edward Young

179191. A Christian is the highest style of man. – Edward Young

179192. Life is the desert, life the solitude, death joins us to the great majority. – Edward Young

179193. How blessings brighten as they take their flight. – Edward Young

179194. My specialties are corpses, unconscious people and people snoring in spectacular epics. – Gig Young

179195. 30 years and 55 pictures – not more than five that were any good, or any good for me. – Gig Young

179196. So, maybe you don’t see blues so much in Styx’s music but it is definitely part of Tommy’s early music. – James Young

179197. The studio that we mix in is still in Chicago. – James Young

179198. So, it’s a matter of that I want to take our music around the globe. – James Young

179199. Ten years ago, in 94, we thought maybe nobody would ever care about Styx again. – James Young

179200. So, We’re really L.A. based with a secondary base in Chicago. – James Young

179201. There are a lot of people using technology that are playing to a click with backing vocals already stuck in there on some computerized thing that runs along in time to the show so they have these amazing vocals that are only partly the guys on stage producing them at the time. – James Young

179202. We always got a strong response but I think in this day in age there is less of a marijuana fog at concerts and more of people just more naturally exuberant – it seems to me. – James Young

179203. We’re gonna release a studio album probably a year from now and we’ve got these recordings that we did with Coco Taylor and Johnny Johnson, who was Chuck Berry’s piano player. – James Young

179204. Yes, indeed, in fact I would tell you that we go out of our way to be true to the original feeling and sort of sonic and musical pallet that we painted with back then. – James Young

179205. Seeing our VH-1 Behind the Music shows just how dysfunctional some of the moments of the band were but this new line-up has put the fun back in dysfunction. – James Young

179206. Sometimes that mantle is hard to adjust to wearing but we are at a stage that we are comfortable with it and we recognize how we are perceived and how the real core individual that each one of us has apart from the facade that the public believes that we are. – James Young

179207. You know the puritan ethic that started out four centuries ago in this country, needless to say – at least for the moment – a thing of the past – from what I can tell. – James Young

179208. Whereas with us – what you hear is what’s happening right then and there on the stage – so we don’t need no stinking technology. – James Young

179209. But there are rock and roll fans all over this continent and all over the globe, really, and we’re just set at marking the planet with Styx music until the day we die. – James Young

179210. People tell us they have been inspired by our music to do great things. – James Young

179211. The band we have now on stage is the band I always wanted to be in. – James Young

179212. And for REO – they get to play for some Styx fans and then we get to play in front of some REO fans. It helps spread the new music to the following of other bands. – James Young

179213. And I said – Styx – as a musical group it is our place to reflect the light that is shining on us back onto this place and say – this is where so much great stuff started. – James Young

179214. And in an era where radio stations that are inclined to play Styx music are your classic rock stations and the stations that play current music look at us as dinosaurs – the only way we could reach people with our new music, generally, is to perform live. – James Young

179215. Being in the studio is okay but sitting in a room by yourself composing is a discipline that takes a certain type of mind set and Tommy has a great gift for that as did the previous guy. – James Young

179216. But, there was a time when we all had a great thing going but one person just became very uncomfortable with it and he had to try to change it around to suit him more and then it suited no one else but him. – James Young

179217. I don’t know, I think the crowds are even more responsive now because the audiences are skewing younger. – James Young

179218. I don’t quite have the energy for extra curricular activities. I have to pace myself a little bit more. – James Young

179219. I’ll play until they have to scrape me off the stage. – James Young

179220. In my own mind, we are a much happier and much more functional family and a much more well balanced group of individual s both off and on the stage – in the current incarnation. – James Young

179221. It is something we have always excelled at and prided ourselves at – the excellences of our stage performance. – James Young

179222. People like to let loose at rock concerts and it gives them an excuse to do it in a way that is not destructive to others and not really destructive to the band. – James Young

179223. Being in a rock band is about touring. It’s about writing songs and it’s about making records but it’s also about taking a wonderful smile onto that stage and making the people feel good about themselves. – James Young

179224. I have my own definition of minimalism, which is that which is created with a minimum of means. – La Monte Young

179225. Let people have an education and you can’t stop them. – La Monte Young

179226. One of the aspects of form that I have been very interested in is stasis – the concept of form which is not so directional in time, not so much climactic form, but rather form which allows time, to stand still. – La Monte Young

179227. I had a calling to become what I became – I was created to do this. – La Monte Young

179228. Give people knowledge and they really eat it up and they appreciate it a lot and the more that knowledge is made available to people, the more they will utilize it and let it be a part of them. – La Monte Young

179229. I think the fact that I created something and had an enormous influence is indisputable. – La Monte Young

179230. If listeners aren’t carried away to Heaven, I’m failing. – La Monte Young

179231. I’m not sure the public knows what it wants. – Loretta Young

179232. Just because you want to be glamorous, don’t be a sheep about your eye makeup. – Loretta Young

179233. Just after I entered my teens I suddenly entertained an insatiable enthusiasm for the delightful habit of criticizing others. – Loretta Young

179234. It’s so important to look relaxed. – Loretta Young

179235. In silence – and in self-defense – I figured things out in my own little way. – Loretta Young

179236. In my dreams, I could be a Princess, and that’s what I was. Like most little girls, I believed nothing less than a Prince could make my dreams come true. – Loretta Young

179237. In common with many others in the varied branches of our profession, my academic education is subnormal. – Loretta Young

179238. If you want a place in the sun, you have to expect a few blisters. – Loretta Young

179239. If you have enthusiasm, you have a very dynamic, effective companion to travel with you on the road to Somewhere. – Loretta Young

179240. I’ve learned that getting what you want gives you a pretty high batting average, and leaves you plenty to struggle for. – Loretta Young

179241. I’ve always been scared to death of pain – afraid, even, to think of it. – Loretta Young

179242. When I left 20th Century-Fox to freelance, my agent believed that getting big money was the way to establish real importance in our industry. – Loretta Young

179243. Like charity, I believe glamour should begin at home. – Loretta Young

179244. In 1949 there was a new thing called Television, to which my agency and advisers opposed as a performance medium. – Loretta Young

179245. Love isn’t something you find. Love is something that finds you. – Loretta Young

179246. Nearly everyone I met, worked with, or read about was my teacher, one way or another. – Loretta Young

179247. No one is ever too old, too rich, too poor, to pray. – Loretta Young

179248. Of course it was Mamma who both stopped my career and crystallized my determination to resume it. – Loretta Young

179249. Success can’t be forced. – Loretta Young

179250. The split second she ceases to care is the only time a woman ceases to be attractive. – Loretta Young

179251. There are no ugly ducklings. – Loretta Young

179252. There is no personal achievement in being born beautiful. – Loretta Young

179253. Unless some misfortune has made it impossible, everyone can have good posture. – Loretta Young

179254. What you don’t know intrigues you more than what you do know. – Loretta Young

179255. Your hands, your eyes, your voice, your thoughts are your servants. – Loretta Young

179256. I’m grateful to God for His bountiful gifts… He gave me courage and faith in myself. – Loretta Young

179257. Fashion should not be expected to serve in the stead of courage or character. – Loretta Young

179258. Wearing the correct dress for any occasion is a matter of good manners. – Loretta Young

179259. As an actress, I have to be objective about myself. If I don’t criticize myself, there are plenty who will do a find job of it for me! – Loretta Young

179260. A charming woman is a busy woman. – Loretta Young

179261. A charming woman… doesn’t follow the crowd. She is herself. – Loretta Young

179262. A face is like the outside of a house, and most faces, like most houses, give us an idea of what we can expect to find inside. – Loretta Young

179263. A face that is really lovely in repose can fall apart if, when its owner stars to talk, she distorts every feature. – Loretta Young

179264. As an actress, emotions are my business, my stock-in-trade. As such, I’ve dealt with them nearly all my life. – Loretta Young

179265. Certainly tears are given to us to use. Like all good gifts, they should be used properly. – Loretta Young

179266. Everything worthwhile, everything of any value, has its price. Everything anyone has ever wanted has come neatly wrapped up in its penalties. – Loretta Young

179267. I’d thought of myself as a great big motion picture star from the time I was 6. – Loretta Young

179268. Giving credit where credit is due is a very rewarding habit to form. Its rewards are inestimable. – Loretta Young

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179269. Glamour is something you can’t bear to be without once you’re used to it. – Loretta Young

179270. Gratitude isn’t a burdening emotion. – Loretta Young

179271. I believe in living today. Not in yesterday, nor in tomorrow. – Loretta Young

179272. I believe in the Golden Rule. I believe in practicing it. – Loretta Young

179273. I was a very wanting child. – Loretta Young

179274. I’d lived by quotations, practically all my life. – Loretta Young

179275. A pleasant voice, which has to include clear enunciation, is not only attractive to those who hear it… its appeal is permanent. – Loretta Young

179276. I believe that prayer is our powerful contact with the greatest force in the universe. – Loretta Young

179277. I was deaf and dumb and blind to all but me, myself and I. – Loretta Young

179278. I was as impatient about finding my dream man as I was about everything else I wanted. – Loretta Young

179279. I want no part of making any contribution whatsoever to the despair which eventually follows downbeat thinking. – Loretta Young

179280. I couldn’t bear it if anyone knew I had hardly any self-confidence at all. – Loretta Young

179281. I believe you have to nurture your conscience. – Loretta Young

179282. I learned you have to fight for yourself in the picture business. – Loretta Young

179283. I can’t imagine dating a boy, meeting him only outside the home. What’s a home and family for if it’s not the center of one’s life? – Loretta Young

179284. I don’t yearn to be a child again. – Loretta Young

179285. I do not hold with those who think it is all right to do whatever you want so long as it doesn’t hurt anyone. Who’s to be the judge of that? – Loretta Young

179286. I think making mistakes is as inevitable as receiving disappointments. – Loretta Young

179287. Often people attempt to live their lives backwards; they try to have more things, or more money, in order to do more of what they want, so they will be happier. – Margaret Young

179288. The way it actually works is the reverse. You must first be who you really are, then do what you need to do, in order to have what you want. – Margaret Young

179289. If you understand hallucination and illusion, you don’t blindly follow any leader. You must know if the person is sane or insane, over the abyss. – Marguerite Young

179290. I’m quite sure that most writers would sustain real poetry if they could, but it takes devotion and talent. – Marguerite Young

179291. I’m as much influenced by Joseph Smith and the Mormons as I am, more so, than by Eliot. Actually, I’m much more influenced by the poetry of the Mormons. – Marguerite Young

179292. If there is no certain reality, the idea of following a leader must be scrutinized. – Marguerite Young

179293. If you don’t have obsessions, don’t write. my characters are obsessed. – Marguerite Young

179294. If you know anything about James Whitcomb Riley, you know that Little Orphan Annie is one of the most fantastic characters who ever lived in America before Charlie Chaplin. – Marguerite Young

179295. I’ve been willing to go for years without publishing. That’s been my career. – Marguerite Young

179296. Is it experimental to have been influenced by the Bible? By Saint Augustine? – Marguerite Young

179297. Life has no beginning, middle or end. – Marguerite Young

179298. Some of the poetic writers who insert passages of realism in their texts have no underlying philosophy to uphold them, and revert to realism. – Marguerite Young

179299. The first money I ever had was when I received an award from the American Association of University Women. – Marguerite Young

179300. The first poem I ever wrote, about loss, when I was 5 years old, expressed the themes of everything I would ever write. – Marguerite Young

179301. When the dream came into being, I always pursued it. – Marguerite Young

179302. I would teach from nine to four, sleep an hour, and write from six until midnight, night after night. – Marguerite Young

179303. A good writer cannot avoid having social consciousness. I don’t mean this about small pieces of writing, but about a big book. If it’s a big book, there has to be more than one undertow. – Marguerite Young

179304. There were also some cruel reviews by women, but the tone of the male reviewers, sometimes hysterical, was different. I have suffered, but I don’t want to name names-but there have been men who have seemed to want to destroy me or my writing, men I don’t even know. – Marguerite Young

179305. I don’t believe there can be a poetic novel without political consciousness. I have a strong political conscience. – Marguerite Young

179306. 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

179307. All my writing is about the recognition that there is no single reality. But the beauty of it is that you nevertheless go on, walking towards utopia, which may not exist, on a bridge which might end before you reach the other side. – Marguerite Young

179308. All the books I have written have been one book, from the beginning. – Marguerite Young

179309. At the age of 18 all young poets are sure they will be dead at 21 – of old age. – Marguerite Young

179310. All creatures are flawed, but out of the flaw may come the universe. – Marguerite Young

179311. I believe that all my work explores the human desire or obsession for utopias, and the structure of all my works is the search for utopias lost and rediscovered. – Marguerite Young

179312. I would say my theme has always been paradise lost, always the lost cause, the lost leader, the lost utopia. – Marguerite Young

179313. I knew Anais Nin, who called me after I had been away for a few years. She was seeking help because at that time no one would give her a decent review. She was made fun of. – Marguerite Young

179314. I never fantasized or invented a thing, not one thing. I knew every single thing I ever wrote about. – Marguerite Young

179315. I never thought of myself as either a woman or a man. I thought of myself as a person who was born to a writer, who was doomed to be a writer. – Marguerite Young

179316. I think most people don’t like others who, without a voice of their own, emulate the other. I certainly don’t want anybody just to pick up my thoughts and hand them back to me. – Marguerite Young

179317. I think there is a rage against women. I’ve come to see that now although at the time I did not notice it. I was preoccupied with my teaching and my writing. – Marguerite Young

179318. I would never write realistic prose. I don’t like people who try to write in a poetic style, but in the course of their book abandon it for realism, and weave back and forth like drunkards between the surreal and the real. – Marguerite Young

179319. Dreiser… I love… and almost wouldn’t speak to anyone who ever attacked him. – Marguerite Young

179320. As I get older, I get smaller. I see other parts of the world I didn’t see before. Other points of view. I see outside myself more. – Neil Young

179321. As you go through life, you’ve got to see the valleys as well as the peaks. – Neil Young

179322. The rockets and the satellites, spaceships that we’re creating now, we’re pollinating the universe. – Neil Young

179323. It’s a blue album, but it’s not a blues album. I’m not pretending all of a sudden now I’m blues. – Neil Young

179324. It’s better to burn out than it is to rust. – Neil Young

179325. It’s better to burn out, than to fade away. – Neil Young

179326. It’s cool to go places where working people are happy. – Neil Young

179327. My music isn’t anything but me. It has jazz in it, and rock’n’roll, and it has an urgency to it. – Neil Young

179328. Of course you have to support the troops. They’re just kids. They’re doing for their country what’s expected of them. – Neil Young

179329. One new feature or fresh take can change everything. – Neil Young

179330. Some people put down all presidents. If you say anything good about any of them, they think you’re supporting everything they do. – Neil Young

179331. Studios are passe for me. I’d rather play in a garage, in a truck, or a rehearsal hall, a club, or a basement. – Neil Young

179332. The ’60s was one of the first times the power of music was used by a generation to bind them together. – Neil Young

179333. I don’t like war. I particularly don’t like the celebration of war, which I think the administration is a little bit guilty of. – Neil Young

179334. I’m not into this judgmental, religious-right kind of thing. – Neil Young

179335. The thing about my music is, there really is no point. – Neil Young

179336. There’s an edge to real rock ‘n’ roll. It’s all that matters. – Neil Young

179337. This thing called Patriot Act, through which we abdicated a lot of our civil rights to defend the country against terrorism, it’s a four-year story. – Neil Young

179338. To protect our freedoms, it seems we’re going to have to relinquish some of our freedoms for a short period of time. – Neil Young

179339. When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that’s when you know you’re way too close to something that you don’t want to be near. – Neil Young

179340. When the punk thing came along and I heard my friends saying, I hate these people with the pins in their ears. I said, Thank God, something got their attention. – Neil Young

179341. With a lot of songs on this record, one verse doesn’t relate to the next verse. I don’t think that one day really relates to the next day in life. – Neil Young

179342. With Crazy Horse, it’s all one big, growing, smoldering sound, and I’m part of it. It’s like gliding, or some sort of natural surfing. – Neil Young

179343. The cutthroat avenues of rock ‘n’ roll, I am fed up with. I don’t want anything to do with it. – Neil Young

179344. I don’t look at a knife the way I used to. I’m more aware of what it is. I think twice. This is a key finger. It’s in every chord. – Neil Young

179345. Back then people closed their eyes and listened to music. Today there’s a lot of images that go with the music. A lot of music is crap and it’s all commercial and the images are all trying to sell the record. – Neil Young

179346. Better to burn out than rust out. – Neil Young

179347. Commitments are one of the worst things to have in the music business. They’re very annoying. – Neil Young

179348. Earth is a flower and it’s pollinating. – Neil Young

179349. I can get away with saying a lot of ideas that are young and naive. I’m liberated. – Neil Young

179350. I didn’t really know what I was doing when I started. I just started writing songs. After two songs I just continued to explore it. – Neil Young

179351. I don’t think I’m a thorn in the industry, I’m just another part of it. – Neil Young

179352. I don’t like to be labeled, to be anything. I’ve made the mistake before myself of labeling my music, but it’s counter-productive. – Neil Young

179353. I’m not into organized religion. I’m into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we’re all just part of nature. – Neil Young

179354. I don’t think there is one president that’s come down the line that hasn’t done something good somewhere. – Neil Young

179355. I feel like I could be likened to an old hound circling on a rug for the last five years. – Neil Young

179356. I go in and sing the song and arrange it and mix it and that’s it. It’s no different than playing in clubs. – Neil Young

179357. I have so many opinions about everything it just comes out during my music. It’s a battle for me. I try not to be preachy. That’s a real danger. – Neil Young

179358. I just do what I do. I like to make music. – Neil Young

179359. I just wrote one song at a time. Kinda like an alcoholic. One day at a time. – Neil Young

179360. I live for playing live. All my records are live, since After the Gold Rush, with the exception of Trans and the vocals on Landing on Water. – Neil Young

179361. I think I’m going to be making country records for as long as I can see into the future. It’s much more down-home and real. – Neil Young

179362. I totally have no other talent and I would be totally out of work if I did anything else. – Neil Young

179363. I was a Reagan backer. It was a shock for some people that I could agree with anything that man would say. – Neil Young

179364. I was just 20 years old when I wrote Broken Arrow. – Neil Young

179365. I don’t like the American media – particularly Fox. – Neil Young

179366. The world does not owe men a living, but business, if it is to fulfill its ideal, owes men an opportunity to earn a living. – Owen D. Young

179367. When boasting ends, there dignity begins. – Owen D. Young

179368. It is not the crook in modern business that we fear, but the honest man who doesn’t know what he is doing. – Owen D. Young

179369. It takes vision and courage to create – it takes faith and courage to prove. – Owen D. Young

179370. Markets as well as mobs respond to human emotions; markets as well as mobs can be inflamed to their own destruction. – Owen D. Young

179371. The man who can put himself in the place of other men, who can understand the workings of their minds, need never worry about what the future has in store for him. – Owen D. Young

179372. Work is good when people are responsible, and in low-budget movies a lot of the actors don’t want to be there. They’re there to build a resume. – Sean Young

179373. There was no actual person who was James Bond, despite all the books. – Terence Young

179374. Transforming a line like that makes it into a belly laugh instead of a laugh against us. – Terence Young

179375. I don’t think anything you’ve written is immortal as yet. – Terence Young

179376. Bond was how Fleming saw himself; the sardonic, cruel mouth, the hard, tight skinned face. – Terence Young

179377. I wouldn’t describe myself as a master of anything. – Toby Young

179378. People in London think of London as the center of the world, whereas New Yorkers think the world ends three miles outside of Manhattan. – Toby Young

179379. I really like the Observer. I think I’d love to have a column with a broad reach that would enable me to do some proper reporting, but keep it on sort of a humorous level. I’ve always had a very happy experience writing for them. – Toby Young

179380. Any experience can be transformed into something of value. – Vash Young

179381. I have always noticed that a man who gives the most for the money, gets the most business. – Vash Young

179382. There is no finer sensations in life that which comes with victory over one’s self. Go forward to a goal of inward achievement, brushing aside all your old internal enemies as you advance. – Vash Young

179383. There’s no twilight in the tropics. Night falls like a curtain. – Waldemar Young

179384. Support the strong, give courage to the timid, remind the indifferent, and warn the opposed. – Whitney M. Young

179385. I’ve been on so many blind dates I should get a free dog. – Whitney M. Young

179386. The hardest work in the world is being out of work. – Whitney M. Young

179387. Our ability to create has outreached our ability to use wisely the products of our invention. – Whitney M. Young

179388. Liberalism seems to be related to the distance people are from the problem. – Whitney M. Young

179389. Deacon Jones has been the most inspirational person in my football career. – Jack Youngblood

179390. I think we all want to be remembered for what we did. – Jack Youngblood

179391. It’s unbelievable how many things I’ve learned from Merlin Olsen. – Jack Youngblood

179392. I think my numbers speak for themselves. – Jack Youngblood

179393. I don’t talk much to offensive linemen in general. – Jack Youngblood

179394. He took me under his wing when I first came to the Rams and taught me everything – his technique in the pass rush, how to play off blockers, and how to make the big play. – Jack Youngblood

179395. He owned a service station, and I used to go there and piddle around – pump some gas, get in the way. – Jack Youngblood

179396. Football has been my life for as long as I can remember. – Jack Youngblood

179397. By that time I was thinking a little about pro ball and hopeful that someone would draft me. – Jack Youngblood

179398. But this was my chance to go to the Super Bowl. Nothing was going to stop me. – Jack Youngblood

179399. Boy, I’ll tell you, when the Rams drafted me No. 1, it surprised me. I was walking on air for days. – Jack Youngblood

179400. The emotions of the game do not change. – Jack Youngblood

179401. Merlin really taught me how to concentrate, that you play each play as if it were the only play. And if you put all the plays together like that, then you’ll come out on top. – Jack Youngblood

179402. Good luck is a residue of preparation. – Jack Youngblood

179403. The disappointment of losing is huge. – Jack Youngblood

179404. The joy of winning is not as dramatic as the losses were, because I expected us to win. – Jack Youngblood

179405. There are no opportune times for a penalty, and this is not one of those times. – Jack Youngblood

179406. Those opportunities to play in championship games are few and far between. – Jack Youngblood

179407. You learn to kid around and joke and not take things too seriously because somehow its all gonna work out for the best – or you’re gonna make it work out. – Jack Youngblood

179408. You learnt that, whatever you are doing in life, obstacles don’t matter very much. Pain or other circumstances can be there, but if you want to do a job bad enough, you’ll find a way to get it done. – Jack Youngblood

179409. I visualize things in my mind before I have to do them. It’s like having a mental workshop. – Jack Youngblood

179410. Sure enough, it wasn’t long until I got a call, telling me I had a scholarship there. It was the only scholarship offer I had and, believe me, I jumped at it. – Jack Youngblood

179411. One day, though, I was asked if I’d like to go to the University of Florida and become a Gator. – Jack Youngblood

179412. Jim and I are still receiving surgical attention, and will be the remainder of our lives. – Cole Younger

179413. They had scarcely established themselves, however, before another company of Jackson county citizens, chiefly from around Independence, organized to drive them off. – Cole Younger

179414. The world may believe as it pleases. – Cole Younger

179415. The people of western Missouri are, in some respects, very peculiar. We will take Jackson county where I was born for instance. In that section the people seemed to be born fighters, the instinct being inherited from a long line of ancestors. – Cole Younger

179416. 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. – Cole Younger

179417. I will say that since our capture we have met with uniform kindness, and while in the penitentiary our relations with the officers have been cordially pleasant, and for their considerate and kind disposition we feel profoundly grateful. – Cole Younger

179418. I want it understood that all these men fought for principle, not for plunder, and that they were true-hearted, honorable soldiers, fighting for what they esteemed was a righteous cause. – Cole Younger

179419. I occupy much of my time in theological studies for which I have a natural inclination. – Cole Younger

179420. I never, in all my life, had anything whatever to do with robbing any bank in the state of Missouri. – Cole Younger

179421. I have been wounded altogether twenty times; eleven of these wounds were received at Northfield. – Cole Younger

179422. I am aware that my name has been connected with all the bank robberies in the country; but positively I had nothing to do with any one of them. I look upon my life since the war as a blank, and will never say anything to make it appear otherwise. – Cole Younger

179423. I’ve got all the money I’ll ever need, if I die by four o’clock. – Henny Youngman

179424. My brother was a lifeguard in a car wash. – Henny Youngman

179425. Just got back from a pleasure trip: I took my mother-in-law to the airport. – Henny Youngman

179426. If you’re going to do something tonight that you’ll be sorry for tomorrow morning, sleep late. – Henny Youngman

179427. If you had your life to live over again, do it overseas. – Henny Youngman

179428. If my mother knew I did this for a living, she’d kill me. She thinks I’m selling dope. – Henny Youngman

179429. If at first you don’t succeed… so much for skydiving. – Henny Youngman

179430. When I read about the evils of drinking, I gave up reading. – Henny Youngman

179431. I’ve been in love with the same woman for forty-one years. If my wife finds out, she’ll kill me. – Henny Youngman

179432. This is an elegant hotel! Room service has an unlisted number. – Henny Youngman

179433. I told the doctor I broke my leg in two places. He told me to quit going to those places. – Henny Youngman

179434. Do you know what it means to come home at night to a woman who’ll give you a little love, a little affection, a little tenderness? It means you’re in the wrong house, that’s what it means. – Henny Youngman

179435. You look like a talent scout for a cemetery. – Henny Youngman

179436. You have a ready wit. Tell me when it’s ready. – Henny Youngman

179437. You have a nice personality, but not for a human being. – Henny Youngman

179438. You can’t buy love, but you can pay heavily for it. – Henny Youngman

179439. Why don’t Jews drink? It interferes with their suffering. – Henny Youngman

179440. Why do Jewish men die before their wives? They want to. – Henny Youngman

179441. Why do Jewish divorces cost so much? They’re worth it. – Henny Youngman

179442. While playing golf today I hit two good balls. I stepped on a rake. – Henny Youngman

179443. When I told my doctor I couldn’t afford an operation, he offered to touch-up my X-rays. – Henny Youngman

179444. When God sneezed, I didn’t know what to say. – Henny Youngman

179445. Those two are a fastidious couple. She’s fast and he’s hideous. – Henny Youngman

179446. What’s the use of happiness? It can’t buy you money. – Henny Youngman

179447. Some people ask the secret of our long marriage. We take time to go to a restaurant two times a week. A little candlelight, dinner, soft music and dancing. She goes Tuesdays, I go Fridays. – Henny Youngman

179448. My grandmother is over eighty and still doesn’t need glasses. Drinks right out of the bottle. – Henny Youngman

179449. My other brother-in-law died. He was a karate expert, then joined the army. The first time he saluted, he killed himself. – Henny Youngman

179450. My son complains about headaches. I tell him all the time, when you get out of bed, it’s feet first! – Henny Youngman

179451. My wife dresses to kill. She cooks the same way. – Henny Youngman

179452. She has a wash and wear bridal gown. – Henny Youngman

179453. This man used to go to school with his dog. Then they were separated. His dog graduated! – Henny Youngman

179454. She’s been married so many times she has rice marks on her face. – Henny Youngman

179455. This man is frank and earnest with women. In Fresno, he’s Frank and in Chicago he’s Ernest. – Henny Youngman

179456. Take my wife… Please! – Henny Youngman

179457. That was the first time I saw a horse start from a kneeling position! – Henny Youngman

179458. The horse I bet on was so slow, the jockey kept a diary of the trip. – Henny Youngman

179459. The secret of a happy marriage remains a secret. – Henny Youngman

179460. There was a girl knocking on my hotel room door all night! Finally, I let her out. – Henny Youngman

179461. My dad was the town drunk. Most of the time that’s not so bad; but New York City? – Henny Youngman

179462. She’s a big-hearted girl with hips to match. – Henny Youngman

179463. I played a lot of tough clubs in my time. Once a guy in one of those clubs wanted to bet me $10 that I was dead. I was afraid to bet. – Henny Youngman

179464. I played a great horse yesterday! It took seven horses to beat him. – Henny Youngman

179465. I once wanted to become an atheist, but I gave up – they have no holidays. – Henny Youngman

179466. I know a man who doesn’t pay to have his trash taken out. How does he get rid of his trash? He gift wraps it, and puts in into an unlocked car. – Henny Youngman

179467. How to drive a guy crazy: send him a telegram and on the top put ‘page 2.’ – Henny Youngman

179468. A self-taught man usually has a poor teacher and a worse student. – Henny Youngman

179469. A Jewish woman had two chickens. One got sick, so the woman made chicken soup out of the other one to help the sick one get well. – Henny Youngman

179470. A doctor gave a man six months to live. The man couldn’t pay his bill, so he gave him another six months. – Henny Youngman

179471. I take my wife everywhere, but she keeps finding her way back. – Henny Youngman

179472. And George Brett. I think most people know that George and I have become pretty good friends over the years. – Robin Yount

179473. I was also very lucky to be a teammate of two of the greatest players to have ever played the game. I learned very early on by playing for Frank Robinson and with Henry Aaron that even the greatest players in the game were just one of the guys. – Robin Yount

179474. You know, when I was a young boy I used to play baseball in my back yard or in the street with my brothers or the neighborhood kids. We used broken bats and plastic golf balls and played for hours and hours. – Robin Yount

179475. You know raising a family in the lifestyle of a professional athlete can be very difficult. – Robin Yount

179476. You know over 20 years I played for a number of managers and dozens of coaches. I don’t know any of them that I didn’t learn something from to help make me a better player. – Robin Yount

179477. You know no one ever accomplishes something like this without a lot of help from good people along the way. And this is certainly true in my case, and I would like to thank some of those people. – Robin Yount

179478. I was also lucky to play for an owner, Bud Selig, who truly cared about his players. He’d call me into his office once in a while when he knew things weren’t going so well. And it’s funny. Every time I left there I always felt like something good was about to happen. – Robin Yount

179479. My high school coach was Ray O’Conner. He has coached a lot of players that have signed professional contracts, and many of those have gone on to play in the major leagues. – Robin Yount

179480. But what I’d really like to tell you is I never dreamed of being in the Hall of Fame. Standing here with all these great players was beyond any of my dreams. – Robin Yount

179481. I had dreams of catching the ball for the final out in the World Series and being mobbed by my teammates. Well, I guess all my dreams didn’t come true. – Robin Yount

179482. I never faced a pitcher with better stuff than Nolan Ryan. – Robin Yount

179483. My brother Larry. He taught me how hard work and dedication to the game was the only way to make it. He’s taken care of all my business activities for me and my family for many years, and I thank him for that. – Robin Yount

179484. Every invalid is a prisoner. – Marguerite Yourcenar

179485. A young musician plays scales in his room and only bores his family. A beginning writer, on the other hand, sometimes has the misfortune of getting into print. – Marguerite Yourcenar

179486. Men who care passionately for women attach themselves at least as much to the temple and to the accessories of the cult as to their goddess herself. – Marguerite Yourcenar

179487. I have never seasoned a truth with the sauce of a lie in order to digest it more easily. – Marguerite Yourcenar

179488. For a writer, published works are like fallen flowers, but the expected new work is like a calyx waiting to blossom. – Cao Yu

179489. For a writer, life is always too short to write. I will just try my best during what remains of my life. – Cao Yu

179490. As society diversifies, the number of people who read literature is decreasing. It will be difficult for readers to digest my ideas through literature. – Cao Yu

179491. Its liquor is like the sweetest dew from Heaven. – Lu Yu

179492. Its goodness is a decision for the mouth to make. – Lu Yu

179493. You must constantly change and adapt to a new environment. – Jong-yong Yun

179494. History will tell where I stand in the ranks of Bond villains, I have no control over that. – Rick Yune

179495. In a lot of ways, the make-up was the character. – Rick Yune

179496. I believe our country has to do whatever we can do to protect ourselves-we’re king of the hill. We need to protect democracy and the lives of those who live in the free world. – Rick Yune

179497. I can’t understand why anyone would want nuclear warheads. If you shoot them off, it’s not like you can take over that country-all you do is kill millions of people. – Rick Yune

179498. I was thinking about that, about what lines you’d be willing to cross if someone took your loved one or child. – Rick Yune

179499. I was worried about being the nut that ruined 40 years of Bond history. – Rick Yune

179500. It was tough to try to be serious in front of Halle Berry and Pierce Brosnan with all this stuff in my face. There’s never been a character that’s looked this extreme. – Rick Yune

179501. Part of my heritage being Korean, it’s going to be interesting going to Korea and answering these questions dealing with North and South Korea. – Rick Yune

179502. Since I was a kid I’ve wanted to be in a Bond movie. – Rick Yune

179503. That’s when it really came together for me that I was in a Bond film, to have my own spy car! – Rick Yune

179504. They shaved my head, eyebrows. This is not a sci-fi picture. It’s not a fantasy picture. You’re dealing with something that’s supposed to be in reality. But we had a genius makeup artist. – Rick Yune

179505. This is the Bond of the new millennium. Everything is updated, from the action sequences to the interaction between the characters. All the elements reflect changes that have occurred in the world in recent years. – Rick Yune

179506. To be here today is just beyond my wildest dreams. – Rick Yune

179507. When you have a background in combat sports, people think you’re this martial arts expert, but really I’m just a guy who is able to do certain things without making a mess of himself. – Rick Yune

179508. Being an American is such a rich environment, because there’s so many people from other countries and cultures, and through that you’re able to see other people’s experiences. – Rick Yune

179509. Jaws was still a handsome, big guy. He got the girl. He was my favorite villain. I tried to make this guy endearing somewhat because all he wanted to do was unite his country. – Rick Yune

179510. There are cultural issues everywhere – in Bangladesh, Latin America, Africa, wherever you go. But somehow when we talk about cultural differences, we magnify those differences. – Muhammad Yunus

179511. But we have created a society that does not allow opportunities for those people to take care of themselves because we have denied them those opportunities. – Muhammad Yunus

179512. Here we were talking about economic development, about investing billions of dollars in various programs, and I could see it wasn’t billions of dollars people needed right away. – Muhammad Yunus

179513. I had no idea that I would ever get involved with something like lending money to poor people, given the circumstances in which I was working in Bangladesh. – Muhammad Yunus

179514. I made a list of people who needed just a little bit of money. And when the list was complete, there were 42 names. The total amount of money they needed was $27. I was shocked. – Muhammad Yunus

179515. I wanted to give money to people like this woman so that they would be free from the moneylenders to sell their product at the price which the markets gave them – which was much higher than what the trader was giving them. – Muhammad Yunus

179516. I was teaching in one of the universities while the country was suffering from a severe famine. People were dying of hunger, and I felt very helpless. As an economist, I had no tool in my tool box to fix that kind of situation. – Muhammad Yunus

179517. I went to the bank and proposed that they lend money to the poor people. The bankers almost fell over. – Muhammad Yunus

179518. My greatest challenge has been to change the mindset of people. Mindsets play strange tricks on us. We see things the way our minds have instructed our eyes to see. – Muhammad Yunus

179519. Business money is limitless. – Muhammad Yunus

179520. Soon we saw that money going to women brought much more benefit to the family than money going to the men. So we changed our policy and gave a high priority to women. As a result, now 96% of our four million borrowers in Grameen Bank are women. – Muhammad Yunus

179521. Today, if you look at financial systems around the globe, more than half the population of the world – out of six billion people, more than three billion – do not qualify to take out a loan from a bank. This is a shame. – Muhammad Yunus

179522. They explained to me that the bank cannot lend money to poor people because these people are not creditworthy. – Muhammad Yunus

179523. Poverty is unnecessary. – Muhammad Yunus

179524. Our mothers and fathers want change. They worked all of their lives, but today live in destitution. – Viktor Yushchenko

179525. The regime is afraid of the people because it knows that free and fair elections will bring about its end. – Viktor Yushchenko

179526. There is only one conflict in Ukraine today and it is between the regime and the people. – Viktor Yushchenko

179527. Ukraine must once again be revered and respected by its citizens as well as the East and the West. – Viktor Yushchenko

179528. We can and must turn this page if we are friends and are prepared to look one another in the eye. – Viktor Yushchenko

179529. We want work and we want honest jobs. Our minds and our hands will be our keep! – Viktor Yushchenko

179530. The conviction of our Ukrainian nation is embedded in the pages of its history. – Viktor Yushchenko

179531. If you can spend a perfectly useless afternoon in a perfectly useless manner, you have learned how to live. – Lin Yutang

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179532. Where there are too many policemen, there is no liberty. Where there are too many soldiers, there is no peace. Where there are too many lawyers, there is no justice. – Lin Yutang

179533. Today we are afraid of simple words like goodness and mercy and kindness. We don’t believe in the good old words because we don’t believe in good old values anymore. And that’s why the world is sick. – Lin Yutang

179534. This I conceive to be the chemical function of humor: to change the character of our thought. – Lin Yutang

179535. The wise man reads both books and life itself. – Lin Yutang

179536. Society can exist only on the basis that there is some amount of polished lying and that no one says exactly what he thinks. – Lin Yutang

179537. No one realizes how beautiful it is to travel until he comes home and rests his head on his old, familiar pillow. – Lin Yutang

179538. Hope is like a road in the country; there was never a road, but when many people walk on it, the road comes into existence. – Lin Yutang

179539. Besides the noble art of getting things done, there is the noble art of leaving things undone. The wisdom of life consists in the elimination of non-essentials. – Lin Yutang

179540. A good traveller is one who does not know where he is going to, and a perfect traveller does not know where he came from. – Lin Yutang

179541. Our lives are not in the lap of the gods, but in the lap of our cooks. – Lin Yutang

179542. I look forward to a lot more free time, at least initially, with my wife, Lisa, and our three children. – Steve Yzerman

179543. We have to get better at that. All of the Stanley Cup winning teams throughout the past few seasons, when they needed to play defense, they did it. If you can play defense, that’s when you know it’s game over. – Steve Yzerman

179544. We used to play a lot outdoors, not in leagues, but just in our spare time. – Steve Yzerman

179545. We have two tables on our airplane that are set up with the games. – Steve Yzerman

179546. And for the team, I always tried to do the right thing. – Steve Yzerman

179547. As a kid in British Columbia, going back a long way, I learned to skate. – Steve Yzerman

179548. Balanced is probably what I am, although that’s just a polite way to say that you don’t do anything very well. – Steve Yzerman

179549. Darren McCarty is a big video game guy, and he brings his systems with him on the road. – Steve Yzerman

179550. I also feel I adapted. I was willing to try to fit into any role. The way I figured, it was always up to me to prove my worth, that I deserved to be here. – Steve Yzerman

179551. I don’t know if I’ve ever had a memorable body check. It’s not really part of my game. – Steve Yzerman

179552. When it gets to this point, it’s just hard to pull the trigger. – Steve Yzerman

179553. I hope people like me and appreciate me the way I am. – Steve Yzerman

179554. When you’re on the ice, you have very little time, you see very little, and everything happens really quick. – Steve Yzerman

179555. I’m exhausted trying to stay healthy. – Steve Yzerman

179556. I’m never gonna play again, and I know I’m really, really going to miss it. – Steve Yzerman

179557. I’m very confident my health isn’t going to allow me to be a good player, especially in the spring. – Steve Yzerman

179558. I’ve been hit hard a few times, been hit really hard a few times, but I don’t think I’ve ever left a memorable, lasting impression on anyone I’ve ever hit. – Steve Yzerman

179559. It’s almost like you see too much, because when it happens for real, everything flies at you so fast, you never get a sense of the ice and where everyone is at that one moment. – Steve Yzerman

179560. It’s been a great honor for me to be a player for the Detroit Red Wings, to play for an Original Six franchise. I know I’m far from perfect, but I learned a lot. – Steve Yzerman

179561. Since the season ended, I’ve let things settle down, and I have to talk to the coaching staff and management. I really don’t want to turn this into a big drama. So I plan on making a definite decision relatively quickly. – Steve Yzerman

179562. The 70’s hair with the long on the sides, just doesn’t look good coming down the sides of the helmet. – Steve Yzerman

179563. There used to be an old thing where every team had a heavy bag in their locker room for people to punch, but again, it was more about conditioning because if you hit a heavy bag for a minute, it feels like your arms are about to fall off. – Steve Yzerman

179564. Very few cities in the NHL have the history or the following of the Detroit Red Wings. – Steve Yzerman

179565. I don’t know that I’d agree I was our best player. – Steve Yzerman

179566. I’m far from being god, but I work god damn hard. – Jay Z

179567. The average rap life is two or three albums. You’re lucky to get to your second album in rap! – Jay Z

179568. I was forced to be an artist and a CEO from the beginning, so I was forced to be like a businessman because when I was trying to get a record deal, it was so hard to get a record deal on my own that it was either give up or create my own company. – Jay Z

179569. I have a funny name. – Pia Zadora

179570. When I was 21 I stopped and got married. I tried for a while to be the perfect wife, society this, society that but it wasn’t working, so after about a year I went back to work. – Pia Zadora

179571. Then I went through a whole bunch of crap with my lousy movies and pop records. I had people behind me kind of steering me in that direction, but it wasn’t really my bag. – Pia Zadora

179572. The thing you do is escape from them by immersing myself in the character you’re playing. – Pia Zadora

179573. The reason we shot it was that the script was geared to Las Vegas and it was something commercial that we wanted to have in the can in case Butterfly was a success and we needed a follow-up. – Pia Zadora

179574. The future comes quickly. Before you know it, you turn around and it’s tomorrow. – Pia Zadora

179575. In a way, my past gives me a little credibility. Not that anybody cares what I did nineteen years ago, but I did have a career, and a legitimate one, before I met my husband. – Pia Zadora

179576. If you have a guy like Jermaine, it’s a pain in the neck. When we were on the road together in Europe, Jesus, I had to kick the girls off of him. I mean, they throw themselves on the floor and take off their hats. – Pia Zadora

179577. I’m one Pia Zadora, the same way all the time. That’s why I’m happy. It took me a long time to get to the point where could be myself all the time. – Pia Zadora

179578. I’m just not comfortable with that society stuff. I mean, we were just invited to the White House, but my husband won’t take me because he knows I don’t want to go. – Pia Zadora

179579. I’m gonna give them the advice that I always took myself, that it’s better to get to know somebody before you jump into the sack with them. Because then if you jump into the sack and fall in love, and you liked them already, you’re home free. – Pia Zadora

179580. I love John Waters. You see, I want to be the next Divine. – Pia Zadora

179581. Because a lot of straight people think I’m nuts. – Pia Zadora

179582. Basically, I’m a romantic. – Pia Zadora

179583. I don’t like to go to the movies to see violence or some kind of spy thing with all kinds of information you have to assimilate to understand the plot. – Pia Zadora

179584. I don’t consider myself a sex symbol. – Pia Zadora

179585. I actually started singing those songs six or seven years ago, when I was an opening act for Frank Sinatra. – Pia Zadora

179586. Film, I think, is my medium. – Pia Zadora

179587. Butterfly was certainly a vehicle for me, and if it died, it still would have served its purpose, in spades. We never expected it to give me the visibility it has given me. It was just a small thing as a vehicle, and suddenly the whole world knew about it. – Pia Zadora

179588. But there’s not enough time in life to go sit at a party, have a drink, and make idle conversation. There’s too many important things to do. Just being together with my husband, spending time alone, which I have very little of. – Pia Zadora

179589. And I like the way Cain writes his women. Very strong. They’re kind of lusty, they know what they want, they’re full of conviction. Cain’s women are sexual. – Pia Zadora

179590. You know, it was important for me to do something like that, because nobody ever really thought I could do anything except look sexy on a poster and go shopping. – Pia Zadora

179591. You know, it’s not the people in Hollywood who go to see movies that will make a movie successful; it’s the people all around the country; it’s word-of-mouth. – Pia Zadora

179592. I like to see love stories: romantic comedy or romantic drama. – Pia Zadora

179593. Loosen your girdle and let er fly! – Babe Didrikson Zaharias

179594. I couldn’t hit an elephant’s ass with a bull fiddle. – Babe Zaharias

179595. It’s not just enough to swing at the ball. You’ve got to loosen your girdle and really let the ball have it. – Babe Zaharias

179596. I’m a mother, I’m a journalist, I’m an American; I’m all of those things, and it really complicates your job when you have all these things come into play. – Paula Zahn

179597. My challenge was even greater as a journalist, because this was happening in my own backyard. – Paula Zahn

179598. We’re just delighted that management has come around to my way of thinking. – Paula Zahn

179599. I’m not a leading guy. – Steve Zahn

179600. I’m theater trained. – Steve Zahn

179601. For a change, lady luck seemed to be smiling on me. Then again, maybe the fickle wench was just lulling me into a false sense of security while she reached for a rock. – Timothy Zahn

179602. Luck is merely an illusion, trusted by the ignorant and chased by the foolish. – Timothy Zahn

179603. But as the arms-control scholar Thomas Schelling once noted, two things are very expensive in international life: promises when they succeed and threats when they fail. – Fareed Zakaria

179604. The Berlin Wall wasn’t the only barrier to fall after the collapse of the Soviet Union and the end of the Cold War. Traditional barriers to the flow of money, trade, people and ideas also fell. – Fareed Zakaria

179605. Explosions are not comfortable. – Yevgeny Zamyatin

179606. Heretics are the only bitter remedy against the entropy of human thought. – Yevgeny Zamyatin

179607. It’s never as good as it feels, and it’s never as bad as it seems. – Edward Zander

179608. I think maybe we were just a little bit overdone. It was saturated. People may have gotten tired of us. We were everywhere, all the time. – Robin Zander

179609. We’re from Rockford, Illinois, but we’ve always thought international. – Robin Zander

179610. Now, I do think when we move into 2012 and ’13 when, presumably, the economy is on firmer ground, I would allow the tax rates for upper-income individuals to revert back to where they were before the cuts in the 1990s. I think at that point it makes perfect sense. – Mark Zandi

179611. Yes. I don’t think it would be appropriate at this point to raise taxes on anyone, certainly not in 2011. – Mark Zandi

179612. I don’t think you can ever do your best. Doing your best is a process of trying to do your best. – Townes Van Zandt

179613. A wig is a wig is a wig. – Billy Zane

179614. For me it’s always about first impressions. I trust my instincts. I love to prepare if it’s something that requires training. But I don’t like to prepare the psychology too much. I enjoy the psychology of the character but I work better from a first impression. – Billy Zane

179615. I paint abstract expressions. – Billy Zane

179616. My best evenings are at home with my lady. – Billy Zane

179617. I want to kill the president because I no like the capitalists. I have the gun in my hand, I kill kings and presidents first and next all capitalists. – Giuseppe Zangara

179618. You give me electric chair. I no afraid of that chair! You’re one of capitalists. You is crook man too. Put me in electric chair. I no care! – Giuseppe Zangara

179619. Everything changes but change. – Israel Zangwill

179620. America is God’s Crucible, the great Melting-Pot where all the races of Europe are melting and re-forming! – Israel Zangwill

179621. Selfishness is the only real atheism; unselfishness the only real religion. – Israel Zangwill

179622. A man likes his wife to be just clever enough to appreciate his cleverness, and just stupid enough to admire it. – Israel Zangwill

179623. The only true love is love at first sight; second sight dispels it. – Israel Zangwill

179624. In how many lives does love really play a dominant part? The average taxpayer is no more capable of a ‘grand passion’ than of a grand opera. – Israel Zangwill

179625. Scratch the Christian and you find the pagan – spoiled. – Israel Zangwill

179626. No, the real American has not yet arrived. He is only in the Crucible, I tell you – he will be the fusion of all races, perhaps the coming superman. – Israel Zangwill

179627. No Jew was ever fool enough to turn Christian unless he was a clever man. – Israel Zangwill

179628. New York is the great stone desert. – Israel Zangwill

179629. It takes two men to make one brother. – Israel Zangwill

179630. The Past: Our cradle, not our prison; there is danger as well as appeal in its glamour. The past is for inspiration, not imitation, for continuation, not repetition. – Israel Zangwill

179631. If two men on a job agree all the time, then one is useless. If they disagree all the time, then both are useless. – Darryl F. Zanuck

179632. Television won’t be able to hold on to any market it captures after the first six months. People will soon get tired of staring at a plywood box every night. – Darryl F. Zanuck

179633. It is better to die on your feet than to live on your knees. – Emiliano Zapata

179634. Democratic power is the only voice most citizens have. – Jose Luis Rodr?guez Zapatero

179635. Maybe John Kerry does not know – but I am happy to explain it to him – that my commitment to withdraw the troops goes back before the tragic, dramatic terrorist attack. – Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero

179636. Any peace process after so many years of horror and terror will be long and difficult. – Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero

179637. I want to increase our spending on research and development by 25%. That’s something the U.S. does very well. That dynamism alongside a welfare state in the European community – that’s the synthesis I want to achieve. – Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero

179638. You can’t bomb a people just in case. – Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero

179639. My commitment is my commitment. – Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero

179640. We’re aligning ourselves with Kerry. Our allegiance will be for peace, against war, no more deaths for oil, and for a dialogue between the government of Spain and the new Kerry administration. – Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero

179641. Wars such as those which have occurred in Iraq only allow hatred, violence and terror to proliferate. – Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero

179642. I said when I came into office that I don’t want to be a great leader; I want to be a good democrat. – Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero

179643. It’s true that the war in Iraq opened a distance in relations between part of Europe and the U.S. government, but our basic ties are stronger than that. We share democracy, free markets and a commitment to Western security. We differ on how to guarantee that security. – Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero

179644. The more equality women have, the fairer, more civilized and tolerant society will be. Sexual equality is a lot more effective against terrorism than military strength. – Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero

179645. The economic, social and cultural progress of a nation depends on citizens counting for more and having more rights. – Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero

179646. The corporations and the media don’t need power; they already have it. – Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero

179647. Spaniards have always shown great maturity and great common sense when it comes to voting. – Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero

179648. No Spanish government has given into terror and no government will do that. – Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero

179649. I will listen to Mr Bush but my position is very clear and very firm. The occupation is a fiasco. There have been almost more deaths after the war than during the war. – Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero

179650. Markets are very important but for the government the citizens are more so. – Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero

179651. The risk of a terrorist victory is greater when in fighting terror, democracy betrays its own essence. – Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero

179652. When we had to do book reports, I would pick a book that no one read and just make it up and turn that in. I got praised for my imagination. – Ahmet Zappa

179653. I had this whole ritual with my mother making the bed with me inside it so I would be invisible. – Ahmet Zappa

179654. I collect things that just look retarded. – Ahmet Zappa

179655. I miss my Dad. My Dad loved cheesy monster movies, so we’d have Godzilla movie marathons. Those are some of my favorite memories, laughing at how the monster outfits were so bad, like black garbage bags for heads. – Ahmet Zappa

179656. The way this whole novel thing came together was, I sold them one bill of goods and then didn’t communicate very well. I am like Captain Run-on Sentence. – Ahmet Zappa

179657. I picked books by their covers – the worse the cover, the more I wanted to read it. – Ahmet Zappa

179658. Music can be so disturbing and frustrating. I mean the business side of it. The actual making music part is fun, but the business side of it is just so out of control, has nothing to do with anything. – Dweezil Zappa

179659. While it is true that Frank had a great sense of humor, he was also very serious about composing music. In reality there are only a handful of skilled players who can play his most complex pieces. It takes a lot of patience to learn and requires a fantastic memory. – Dweezil Zappa

179660. Yes, but I view Frank’s music as fully composed. In other words, the arrangements can work for any idiom such as a rock band or an orchestra. Frank was a brilliant arranger and could make his music work in any context. He proved that tour after tour and album after album. – Dweezil Zappa

179661. Well, I haven’t been doing that much work with other people per se. I started doing more of that. – Dweezil Zappa

179662. We will have close to 3 months of rehearsals to learn about 30 songs. Frank usually rehearsed a band for at least 3 months. If it took him that long to be comfortable we probably would need double the amount, but It’s just not financially possible to do so. – Dweezil Zappa

179663. There’s no difference in a lot of people’s minds between good musicians and popular musicians. – Dweezil Zappa

179664. There are so many things that are misunderstood or not recognized about my father’s music because they’ve been filtered by people who work for magazines like Rolling Stone. – Dweezil Zappa

179665. Well, Steve Vai joined my dad’s band right around the time when I actually started playing guitar. So he gave me a couple of lessons on fundamentals, and gave me some scales and practice things to work on. But I pretty much learned everything by ear. – Dweezil Zappa

179666. 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. – Dweezil Zappa

179667. I know my name gets used illegally all the time all over the internet. You know, it is a trademarked name, so it will be something that we always have to deal with. I never needed to change it. It was always fine with me. It is a strange name; that’s for sure. – Dweezil Zappa

179668. About the only thing that I’ll probably end up doing is I made this amplifier with Peavey. It’s in the manufacturing stages right now, and there are a lot of orders that we just got for it. – Dweezil Zappa

179669. And, you know, my dad would show me some things sometimes, but the best things that I got to do were to actually see really good players play up close. That gives you an idea of fingering and technique and what not. – Dweezil Zappa

179670. The music that is played on the radio all the time or written about in magazines has nothing to do with musicianship. – Dweezil Zappa

179671. I would love to expose multiple younger generations to Frank’s music. It’s not an easy task because It’s not ever going to be plastered all over the radio for the masses. – Dweezil Zappa

179672. I really want younger audience members to see kids in their early 20’s playing Frank’s music and to be inspired to take things to a higher level themselves. – Dweezil Zappa

179673. I mean, no offense, but I don’t really see why, like guitar players from Creed, or something like that, are on the cover of guitar magazines. Almost anybody can sit down and learn to play those songs. – Dweezil Zappa

179674. But the reality is when you write a song, you should be able to strip away all the instruments and just have a song right there with an acoustic guitar and a voice, and the song should be good. – Dweezil Zappa

179675. It was spontaneously composed as I was playing it. And then I added a couple of other overdub textures on top of it after the fact. But it’s one of those things where I wouldn’t be able to sit down and specifically write that. That’s just what came out. – Dweezil Zappa

179676. For me, the most difficult thing is that I am learning melodies on guitar from some songs whose melodies were not meant to be played on guitar. Ever. They were intended mostly for keyboards or melodic percussion. – Dweezil Zappa

179677. Frank’s bands could play the hardest stuff and make it seem like no big deal. – Dweezil Zappa

179678. Some scientists claim that hydrogen, because it is so plentiful, is the basic building block of the universe. I dispute that. I say there is more stupidity than hydrogen, and that is the basic building block of the universe. – Frank Zappa

179679. The computer can’t tell you the emotional story. It can give you the exact mathematical design, but what’s missing is the eyebrows. – Frank Zappa

179680. The United States is a nation of laws: badly written and randomly enforced. – Frank Zappa

179681. There are more love songs than anything else. If songs could make you do something we’d all love one another. – Frank Zappa

179682. There is more stupidity than hydrogen in the universe, and it has a longer shelf life. – Frank Zappa

179683. Without deviation progress is not possible. – Frank Zappa

179684. Without music to decorate it, time is just a bunch of boring production deadlines or dates by which bills must be paid. – Frank Zappa

179685. Politics is the entertainment branch of industry. – Frank Zappa

179686. You can’t be a real country unless you have a beer and an airline. It helps if you have some kind of a football team, or some nuclear weapons, but at the very least you need a beer. – Frank Zappa

179687. Most rock journalism is people who can’t write, interviewing people who can’t talk, for people who can’t read. – Frank Zappa

179688. You can’t always write a chord ugly enough to say what you want to say, so sometimes you have to rely on a giraffe filled with whipped cream. – Frank Zappa

179689. I searched for years I found no love. I’m sure that love will never be a product of plasticity. – Frank Zappa

179690. A composer is a guy who goes around forcing his will on unsuspecting air molecules, often with the assistance of unsuspecting musicians. – Frank Zappa

179691. All the good music has already been written by people with wigs and stuff. – Frank Zappa

179692. Art is making something out of nothing and selling it. – Frank Zappa

179693. Communism doesn’t work because people like to own stuff. – Frank Zappa

179694. Music, in performance, is a type of sculpture. The air in the performance is sculpted into something. – Frank Zappa

179695. I never set out to be weird. It was always other people who called me weird. – Frank Zappa

179696. One of my favorite philosophical tenets is that people will agree with you only if they already agree with you. You do not change people’s minds. – Frank Zappa

179697. If you want to get laid, go to college. If you want an education, go to the library. – Frank Zappa

179698. It isn’t necessary to imagine the world ending in fire or ice. There are two other possibilities: one is paperwork, and the other is nostalgia. – Frank Zappa

179699. Most people wouldn’t know music if it came up and bit them on the ass. – Frank Zappa

179700. Music is always a commentary on society. – Frank Zappa

179701. No change in musical style will survive unless it is accompanied by a change in clothing style. Rock is to dress up to. – Frank Zappa

179702. Everybody believes in something and everybody, by virtue of the fact that they believe in something, uses that something to support their own existence. – Frank Zappa

179703. Gag me with a spoon! – Moon Unit Zappa

179704. Every job I’ve ever gotten has been an accident. All the jobs I actually go after, I don’t get. – Moon Unit Zappa

179705. We had two rules growing up in my house: If you’re going to take a shower, do it with whomever you’re dating so you don’t waste water; and if you buy one for yourself, buy six, because everybody’s going to want one. – Moon Unit Zappa

179706. I should just drive around this city and take photos of all the buildings I’ve been humiliated in. – Moon Unit Zappa

179707. I peaked early. I was told I’d missed my boat. – Moon Unit Zappa

179708. I spent most of my life locked in my bedroom, miserable about my raging acne. – Moon Unit Zappa

179709. I think I have a dark view of the world. I have to make everything funny, otherwise it all seems so sad. – Moon Unit Zappa

179710. I would think: Stay close to the implants! They must know something because they keep getting asked backstage! – Moon Unit Zappa

179711. I’m totally convinced I can write the perfect pop song. – Moon Unit Zappa

179712. I’ve got a new relationship and I’m trapped in this old life. – Moon Unit Zappa

179713. If there’s anything more mortifying than being famous at 14, it’s being washed up right after. – Moon Unit Zappa

179714. It occurred to me, when I was old enough to make rules of my own, that they should be fair and simple. – Moon Unit Zappa

179715. My Dad was so open creatively that I was off in search of black turtleneck bathing suits with long sleeves. – Moon Unit Zappa

179716. My mother did literally hitchhike barefoot to the country store. – Moon Unit Zappa

179717. My mother tells this story that when I first went to school, I thought I was going to help the teachers. I didn’t realise I was going to get educated. – Moon Unit Zappa

179718. I didn’t have any concept of age or authority. I remember realising, Oh, the world has rules and we don’t. – Moon Unit Zappa

179719. The idea of licking stamps seemed great fun for me. – Moon Unit Zappa

179720. I made enough money to buy a house. That’s crazy, but fame proved ephemeral. – Moon Unit Zappa

179721. Your own experience keeps taking you towards something. My book adds the hope that it’s a better something. – Moon Unit Zappa

179722. I don’t want to lose my name because that’s how I know myself. There is a legacy here. – Moon Unit Zappa

179723. I grew up with too much freedom. You can’t define yourself. – Moon Unit Zappa

179724. I had a friend whose family had dinner together. The mother would tuck you in at night and make breakfast in the morning. They even had a spare bike for a friend. It just seemed so amazing to me. – Moon Unit Zappa

179725. I have a tree man coming to trim the jacaranda in my front garden. – Moon Unit Zappa

179726. I like to think of myself as a New Yorker, which is pathetic. – Moon Unit Zappa

179727. How strange, when your father’s wearing women’s clothes and platform shoes, that a pair of loafers looks incredible. – Moon Unit Zappa

179728. Not many people know what their parents sound like having sex. It was noisy. – Moon Unit Zappa

179729. Yes, sir, a patrol car came and took me down to a station where they were trying to develop films, but they hadn’t got the facilities to develop colored film. – Abraham Zapruder

179730. Then I heard another shot which hit him right in the head, over here, and his head practically opened up and a lot of blood and many more things came out. – Abraham Zapruder

179731. I was on the abutment. – Abraham Zapruder

179732. I got off the abutment and walked towards my office. – Abraham Zapruder

179733. I couldn’t tell if any frames were removed. Seen as a whole it shows that I have seen. Seeing you have 18 frames a second you can take out one or two and I couldn’t tell. – Abraham Zapruder

179734. He leaned about the same way in falling towards Jacqueline, forward, down towards the bottom of the car. – Abraham Zapruder

179735. Yes, sir, I was in the processing room watching them actually process the film. – Abraham Zapruder

179736. I know that no one can really stop me but myself and that really no one can help me but myself. – Peter Nivio Zarlenga

179737. There will come a time when you believe everything is finished. That will be the beginning. – Peter Nivio Zarlenga

179738. It is hard to begin to move when you don’t know where you are moving, how to move, or if you are going to get there. – Peter Nivio Zarlenga

179739. We will not know unless we begin. – Peter Nivio Zarlenga

179740. To come to be you must have a vision of Being, a Dream, a Purpose, a Principle. You will become what your vision is. – Peter Nivio Zarlenga

179741. What is a lie? It is to say what is real is not real. It is to deny the existence of what exists. – Peter Nivio Zarlenga

179742. The measure of a man is the way he bears up under misfortune. – Peter Nivio Zarlenga

179743. The best mirror is an old friend. – Peter Nivio Zarlenga

179744. No authority is higher than reality. – Peter Nivio Zarlenga

179745. In our factory, we make lipstick. In our advertising, we sell hope. – Peter Nivio Zarlenga

179746. I am imagination. I can see what the eyes cannot see. I can hear what the ears cannot hear. I can feel what the heart cannot feel. – Peter Nivio Zarlenga

179747. First have being in your mind. Make real in your mind then bring that being into reality. The genius is he who sees what is not yet and causes it to come to be. – Peter Nivio Zarlenga

179748. Divide your movements into easy-to-do sections. If you fail, divide again. – Peter Nivio Zarlenga

179749. Beauty is being in harmony with what you are. – Peter Nivio Zarlenga

179750. Action conquers fear. – Peter Nivio Zarlenga

179751. To take refuge with an inferior is to betray one’s self. – Peter Nivio Zarlenga

179752. I hope it’s enabling me to deal with another human being who’s more important to me than I am. – Michael Zaslow

179753. In nighttime series, the actor gets billing up front on every episode. – Michael Zaslow

179754. If you love your life, you have to fight. If you believe in life and progress and possibilities, you have no choice. – Michael Zaslow

179755. I was surprised by how much I like being a father; surprised at what a decent father I am, because I was afraid I wouldn’t be able to dump my selfishness. – Michael Zaslow

179756. I think sexy is vulnerability, and there’s no way you can act vulnerable. It just has to be there. – Michael Zaslow

179757. I particularly don’t want to play unmotivated behavior. – Michael Zaslow

179758. I left Guiding Light so many times, they ran out of champagne. – Michael Zaslow

179759. I have to stay in soaps to pay my bills to Kodak. – Michael Zaslow

179760. I don’t want to sell myself short. You hurt your spouse, not so much by the infidelity, but by the negative feelings about yourself that you bring home. – Michael Zaslow

179761. I am not preparing myself or my family for anything but life. – Michael Zaslow

179762. Here was a man with loads of talent, loads of ability, lots of love to give; but that had been stifled and aborted. I became very fond of that character. – Michael Zaslow

179763. Getting typecast is a dangerous thing to do. – Michael Zaslow

179764. Maybe the body learns from dreams. Maybe the muscles, the neutrons, revitalize. – Michael Zaslow

179765. Characters can be mysterious and you’re not really sure which way they might turn at a given point. – Michael Zaslow

179766. My vanity is not dead. I laugh when I see pictures of myself as I am now-maybe so I won’t cry, but just because it is really funny how much I’ve changed. – Michael Zaslow

179767. Doing any job for too long limits your possibilities. – Michael Zaslow

179768. When I was younger, many of my romantic escapades were just a means of simply avoiding being by myself. I was afraid of feeling lonely, afraid I wouldn’t know what to say to myself. – Michael Zaslow

179769. People will sooner aid a sick dog lying on the sidewalk than to try to find shelter for a sick person. It’s too much to deal with. – Michael Zaslow

179770. People with fertility problems are not alone. It is a very very common problem for couples today. I’ve seen statistics that are just staggering. – Michael Zaslow

179771. Roger became a part of me, and when he went off the deep end and became a mad snake, I felt sorry for him. – Michael Zaslow

179772. There are some things I’d like to get into in terms of what’s important to me. – Michael Zaslow

179773. They’re getting me involved in intrigue again, and I think it follows a classic formula in a soap opera. – Michael Zaslow

179774. We are treated with such generosity of spirit. – Michael Zaslow

179775. It’s so much easier to go to the Sony movie complex when you’re disabled. You take a great elevator. You get your own little private viewing area. I love it. – Michael Zaslow

179776. You can’t climb up to the second floor without a ladder. When you set your aim too high and don’t fulfill it, then your enthusiasm turns to bitterness. Try for a goal that’s reasonable, and then gradually raise it. – Emil Zatopek

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179777. Why should I practice running slow? I already know how to run slow. I want to learn to run fast. – Emil Zatopek

179778. When I was young, I was too slow. I thought I must learn to run fast by practicing to run fast, so I ran 100 meters fast 20 times. Then I came back, slow, slow, slow. – Emil Zatopek

179779. What has passed is already finished with. What I find more interesting is what is still to come. – Emil Zatopek

179780. The athlete of today is not an athlete alone. He’s the center of a team – doctors, scientists, coaches, agents and so on. – Emil Zatopek

179781. To boast of a performance which I cannot beat is merely stupid vanity. And if I can beat it that means there is nothing special about it. What has passed is already finished with. What I find more interesting is what is still to come. – Emil Zatopek

179782. If you want to run, run a mile. If you want to experience a different life, run a marathon. – Emil Zatopek

179783. We are different, in essence, from other men. If you want to win something, run 100 meters. If you want to experience something, run a marathon. – Emil Zatopek

179784. Great is the victory, but the friendship of all is greater. – Emil Zatopek

179785. My running was very simple; it was out of myself. – Emil Zatopek

179786. There is a great advantage in training under unfavorable conditions. It is better to train under bad conditions, for the difference is then a tremendous relief in a race. – Emil Zatopek

179787. It’s at the borders of pain and suffering that the men are separated from the boys. – Emil Zatopek

179788. If one can stick to the training throughout the many long years, then will power is no longer a problem. It’s raining? That doesn’t matter. I am tired? That’s besides the point. It’s simply that I just have to. – Emil Zatopek

179789. An athlete cannot run with money in his pockets. He must run with hope in his heart and dreams in his head. – Emil Zatopek

179790. A runner must run with dreams in his heart, not money in his pocket. – Emil Zatopek

179791. Men, today we die a little. – Emil Zatopek

179792. There is absolutely no doubt about it, and I may not be the one that does it, but the cloned child is coming. There is absolutely no way that it will not happen. – Panayiotis Zavos

179793. In the future, when we get serious about executing things correctly, this thing will be very easy to do. If we find out that this technique does not work, I don’t intend to step on dead bodies to achieve something because I don’t have that kind of ambition. My ambition is to help people. – Panayiotis Zavos

179794. We are not interested in cloning the Michael Jordans and the Michael Jacksons of this world. The rich and the famous don’t participate in this. – Panayiotis Zavos

179795. We’re not lawbreakers, we’re law-abiding, and intend to stay that way. – Panayiotis Zavos

179796. If we intensify our efforts we can have a cloned baby within a year or two, but I don’t know whether we can intensify our efforts to that extent. We’re not really under pressure to deliver a cloned baby to this world. What we are under pressure to do is to deliver a cloned baby that is a healthy one. – Panayiotis Zavos

179797. And when the time comes to replace the O2 I have today, maybe my next machine will run Linux. – Jamie Zawinski

179798. Because, you see, what I want to do is to commoditize the OS. I want to have access to all the applications that I need to do the things that I need to do, regardless. – Jamie Zawinski

179799. Software Engineering might be science; but that’s not what I do. I’m a hacker, not an engineer. – Jamie Zawinski

179800. I don’t get much sense of reward from having discovered how to get the Foo card to coexist with the Bar card. – Jamie Zawinski

179801. I eat and drink at my desk, but I’m a tidy eater. – Jamie Zawinski

179802. I think Linux is a great thing, because Linux is an alternative to Windows, and because, of all the operating systems that are at all relevant today, Unix is the best of a bad lot. – Jamie Zawinski

179803. I think Linux is a great thing, in the big picture. It’s a great hacker’s tool, and it has a lot of potential to become something more. – Jamie Zawinski

179804. I use a really simple calendar program on my computer. – Jamie Zawinski

179805. Linux is only free if your time has no value. – Jamie Zawinski

179806. Mostly I use the O2 as an X terminal, however, running my apps on Linux and displaying remotely. – Jamie Zawinski

179807. My one purpose in life is to serve as a warning to others. – Jamie Zawinski

179808. Of course, all of the software I write runs on Linux; that’s the beauty of standards, and of cross-platform code. I don’t have to run your OS, and you don’t have to run mine, and we can use the same applications anyway! – Jamie Zawinski

179809. See, unlike most hackers, I get little joy out of figuring out how to install the latest toy. – Jamie Zawinski

179810. Using these toolkits is like trying to make a bookshelf out of mashed potatoes. – Jamie Zawinski

179811. Why should someone have to retrain themselves to use a new application that does the same basic thing as the old application, just because something as trivial as the operating system changed out from under them? – Jamie Zawinski

179812. On the other hand, there would be some value in different folks getting together to share expertise and technology; but to the listener, it wouldn’t necessarily seem like a single station in the traditional sense. – Jamie Zawinski

179813. If you give a hacker a new toy, the first thing he’ll do is take it apart to figure out how it works. – Jamie Zawinski

179814. Distance makes the heart grow fonder, and familiarity breeds contempt. According to this my soul mate should be in Thailand. – Jason Zebehazy

179815. Writer’s block is the greatest side effect of boredom. – Jason Zebehazy

179816. Three things are needed for a good life, good friends, good food, and good song. – Jason Zebehazy

179817. They are the greatest curse of all great men, daughters. – Jason Zebehazy

179818. One of the most secure markets in the world is human nature, few understand it, all have it. – Jason Zebehazy

179819. Friends are the greatest labor and the greatest reward. – Jason Zebehazy

179820. All you may need to be happy is love, but to survive you need money! – Jason Zebehazy

179821. A wise man writes down what he thinks, a stupid man forgets what he thinks, a complete idiot punishes himself for what he thinks. – Jason Zebehazy

179822. Ideas are the building blocks of ideas. – Jason Zebehazy

179823. The people, and the people alone, are the motive force in the making of world history. – Mao Zedong

179824. I have witnessed the tremendous energy of the masses. On this foundation it is possible to accomplish any task whatsoever. – Mao Zedong

179825. War can only be abolished through war, and in order to get rid of the gun it is necessary to take up the gun. – Mao Zedong

179826. To read too many books is harmful. – Mao Zedong

179827. There is in fact no such thing as art for art’s sake, art that stands above classes, art that is detached from or independent of politics. Proletarian literature and art are part of the whole proletarian revolutionary cause. – Mao Zedong

179828. Letting a hundred flowers blossom and a hundred schools of thought contend is the policy for promoting the progress of the arts and the sciences and a flourishing culture in our land. – Mao Zedong

179829. If you want to know the taste of a pear, you must change the pear by eating it yourself. If you want to know the theory and methods of revolution, you must take part in revolution. All genuine knowledge originates in direct experience. – Mao Zedong

179830. Classes struggle, some classes triumph, others are eliminated. Such is history; such is the history of civilization for thousands of years. – Mao Zedong

179831. An army without culture is a dull-witted army, and a dull-witted army cannot defeat the enemy. – Mao Zedong

179832. Politics is war without bloodshed while war is politics with bloodshed. – Mao Zedong

179833. Let a hundred flowers bloom. – Mao Zedong

179834. Happiness is perfume, you can’t pour it on somebody else without getting a few drops on yourself. – James Van Der Zee

179835. In the absence of a magnetic field the period of all these oscillations is the same. But as soon as the electron is exposed to the effect of a magnetic field, its motion changes. – Pieter Zeeman

179836. We studied the light source in the direction of the magnetic force, we perforated the poles of the magnet; but even in the direction of the magnetic lines of force we found that our result was confirmed. – Pieter Zeeman

179837. According to well-known electrodynamic laws, an electron moving in a magnetic field is acted upon by a force which runs perpendicular to the direction of motion of the electron and to the direction of the magnetic field, and whose magnitude is easily determined. – Pieter Zeeman

179838. Had we really succeeded therefore in altering the period of vibration, which Maxwell, as I have just noted, held to be impossible? Or was there some disturbing circumstances from one or more factors which distorted the result? – Pieter Zeeman

179839. I count myself fortunate to be able to contribute to this work; and the great interest which the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has shown in my work and the recognition that it has paid to my past successes, convince me that I am not on the wrong track. – Pieter Zeeman

179840. I should point out, however, that at first some difficulty was experienced in observing the phenomena predicted by the theory, owing to the extreme smallness of the variations in the period of oscillation. – Pieter Zeeman

179841. It was not simply out of a spirit of contradiction that I exposed a light source to magnetic forces. The idea came to me during an investigation of the effect discovered by Kerr on light reflected by magnetic mirrors. – Pieter Zeeman

179842. Nature gives us all, including Prof. Lorentz, surprises. It was very quickly found that there are many exceptions to the rule of splitting of the lines only into triplets. – Pieter Zeeman

179843. Moreover, photography has made it possible to fix these images and now provides us with a permanent record of each observed spectrum, which can be measured out at any time. – Pieter Zeeman

179844. Now all oscillatory movements of such an electron can be conceived of as being split up into force, and two circular oscillations perpendicular to this direction rotating in opposite directions. – Pieter Zeeman

179845. Now if this electron is displaced from its equilibrium position, a force that is directly proportional to the displacement restores it like a pendulum to its position of rest. – Pieter Zeeman

179846. On the basis of Lorentz’s theory, if we limit ourselves to a single spectral line, it suffices to assume that each atom (or molecule) contains a single moving electron. – Pieter Zeeman

179847. The magnetic cleavage of the spectral lines is dependent on the size of the charge of the electron, or, more accurately, on the ratio between the mass and the charge of the electron. – Pieter Zeeman

179848. The rotation of the polarization plane is extraordinarily small in all gases, thus also in sodium vapour. – Pieter Zeeman

179849. I have always believed that opera is a planet where the muses work together, join hands and celebrate all the arts. – Franco Zeffirelli

179850. I remember the great atmosphere and the great stadium. – Carl Zeiss

179851. It was in the Seventies but I still recall what was a good night for my club. Of course, the stadium has changed now but I have heard that the atmosphere is still the same. – Carl Zeiss

179852. While I had often said that I wanted to die in bed, what I really meant was that in my old age I wanted to be stepped on by an elephant while making love. – Roger Zelazny

179853. I try to sit down at the typewriter four times a day, even if it’s only five minutes, and write three sentences. – Roger Zelazny

179854. I enjoy slaughtering beasts, and I think of my relatives constantly. – Roger Zelazny

179855. When you are about to die, a wombat is better than no company at all. – Roger Zelazny

179856. It is a pain in the ass waiting around for someone to try to kill you. – Roger Zelazny

179857. As a designer, the mission with which we have been charged is simple: providing space at the right cost. – Harry von Zell

179858. Radio is the most intimate and socially personal medium in the world. – Harry von Zell

179859. I still feel like I’ve crashed the party. – Renee Zellweger

179860. Once you’ve reached the point where you can pay rent, you can go to the vet and you can go to the grocery store, after that point it’s all the same. I don’t have the appetite for a decadent lifestyle. – Renee Zellweger

179861. I remember just lying in the grass, staring at the clouds, wondering where they drifted off to after they floated over Texas. I never would have imagined that one day I would follow one of those clouds and find myself in Hollywood. – Renee Zellweger

179862. I believe in love, but I don’t sit around waiting for it. I buy houses. – Renee Zellweger

179863. Deep down, I’m a Texas girl looking for that big romance every girl dreams about. Biologically, I look forward to being a cornerstone of a family. I’ll be in my glory when I have a child on my knee. – Renee Zellweger

179864. Being horrible in a big film is a quicker nosedive than doing an obscure film and making no money. – Renee Zellweger

179865. 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

179866. No matter how many obstacles that are thrown in our path, there are ways to except them and to live through them. – Robert Zemeckis

179867. Understand life’s mysteries – as mysteries to be lived. – Robert Zemeckis

179868. Talk politics, talk about study and talk positively. – Jiang Zemin

179869. The theory of relativity worked out by Mr. Einstein, which is in the domain of natural science, I believe can also be applied to the political field. Both democracy and human rights are relative concepts – and not absolute and general. – Jiang Zemin

179870. It takes two hands to clap. – Jiang Zemin

179871. Working with plants, trees, fences and walls, if they practice sincerely they will attain enlightenment. – Dogen Zenji

179872. Another differentiator is that Skype is free and simple to set up, and it costs us virtually nothing for a new user to join the Skype network, which is why we can offer the service for free. – Niklas Zennstrom

179873. In fact, we just surpassed our first 1 million simultaneous users online. – Niklas Zennstrom

179874. If you can use a Web browser, you can use Skype. – Niklas Zennstrom

179875. And the VCR did the same thing: the movie industry thought nobody would ever watch movies any more. – Niklas Zennstrom

179876. We also have a conference call feature where up to five people can talk on one Skype call. – Niklas Zennstrom

179877. If you could utilize the resources of the end users’ computers, you could do things much more efficiently. – Niklas Zennstrom

179878. Skype is easy enough to use so that people don’t need to be tech savvy – a lot of users just want to communicate with their friends and family, and they find this is the easiest, cheapest way. – Niklas Zennstrom

179879. Skype is for any individual who has a broadband Internet connection. – Niklas Zennstrom

179880. People need to access Skype wirelessly, no matter where they are, and what happens is that we’ll be taking advantage of the rollout of Internet everywhere – WiFi and WiMax in particular. – Niklas Zennstrom

179881. The telephone is a 100-year-old technology. It’s time for a change. Charging for phone calls is something you did last century. – Niklas Zennstrom

179882. Then people started using it more and more and it became the most downloaded software on the internet. – Niklas Zennstrom

179883. We have 2 million users in the U.S. and about 13 million worldwide in more than 200 countries. – Niklas Zennstrom

179884. We have just started, and if you compare the number of people using Skype to the number using a telephone network around the world, we’re still just starting. – Niklas Zennstrom

179885. What we are doing is taking advantage of the broadband Internet to provide basically unlimited free calls to anyone at a higher voice quality than they can with the phone lines. – Niklas Zennstrom

179886. When radio stations started playing music the record companies started suing radio stations. They thought now that people could listen to music for free, who would want to buy a record in a record shop? But I think we all agree that radio stations are good stuff. – Niklas Zennstrom

179887. With our work at Kazaa, we began seeing growing broadband connections and more powerful computers and more streaming multimedia, and we saw that the traditional way of communicating by phone no longer made a lot of sense. – Niklas Zennstrom

179888. It is very similar to companies like Google and other internet companies. When you go and search on Google you don’t pay for that. But sometimes you click on an advert and Google makes money on that. – Niklas Zennstrom

179889. They also can combine voice with instant messaging and online file sharing. – Niklas Zennstrom

179890. Fate is the endless chain of causation, whereby things are; the reason or formula by which the world goes on. – Citium Zeno

179891. No evil is honorable: but death is honorable; therefore death is not evil. – Citium Zeno

179892. Wellbeing is attained by little and little, and nevertheless is no little thing itself. – Citium Zeno

179893. After Zorro, people spoke Spanish to me for ages. I’m Welsh but that movie instantly gave me a new ethnicity. – Catherine Zeta-Jones

179894. I love my lawyer. I have to say that of course! – Catherine Zeta-Jones

179895. I like women who look like women. I hated grunge. No one’s more feminist than me, but you don’t have to look as if you don’t give a – you know. You can be smart, bright, and attractive aesthetically to others – and to yourself. – Catherine Zeta-Jones

179896. I like to feel sexy. I know my husband thinks I’m sexy. I think he is too. But I don’t go out half-naked with ‘sex’ written across my back. – Catherine Zeta-Jones

179897. I do think I’m lucky I met Michael. Not just Michael Douglas the actor and producer with two Oscars on the shelf, but Michael Douglas, the love of my life. I really do think it was meant to happen. – Catherine Zeta-Jones

179898. For marriage to be a success, every woman and every man should have her and his own bathroom. The end. – Catherine Zeta-Jones

179899. I think, especially in our business we meet a lot of people, and sometimes you spend so much time being nice to strangers, and so, you know, keeping a clear head and just being nice to each other. And that’s all the advice I can give. – Catherine Zeta-Jones

179900. All of a sudden I had a baby, because it went really quick. It was like, ‘Oh! I have a baby!’ So, it’s great. I’m just having a great time with my children. They’re here in New York with me. – Catherine Zeta-Jones

179901. I’m intimidated every day I go on the stage and everyday I go on a movie set. It’s terrifying and I always want to reshoot the first day or the first week, I’m so terrified. – Catherine Zeta-Jones

179902. Everyone knows we get paid a lot of money, so why pretend otherwise? – Catherine Zeta-Jones

179903. I used to go around looking as frumpy as possible because it was inconceivable you could be attractive as well as be smart. It wasn’t until I started being myself, the way I like to turn out to meet people that I started to get any work. – Catherine Zeta-Jones

179904. I was like any new bride, who said, ‘I’m going to cook for my man.’ In fact, once I started a small kitchen fire in a pan. Smoke was pouring from the pan, and I got really scared. Right next to our stove is a small fire extinguisher. You know, easy access. – Catherine Zeta-Jones

179905. I’d love to do a show in Vegas with drag queens. The tackier the better. – Catherine Zeta-Jones

179906. In Hollywood everything is so documented. If you go for a drink with somebody, it’s passed around the world so quickly. – Catherine Zeta-Jones

179907. In Wales it’s brilliant. I go to the pub and see everybody who I went to school with. And everybody goes ‘So what you doing now?’ And I go, ‘Oh, I’m doing a film with Antonio Banderas and Anthony Hopkins.’ And they go, ‘Ooh, good.’ And that’s it. – Catherine Zeta-Jones

179908. There are a lot of women who live with pot-bellied pigs. – Catherine Zeta-Jones

179909. To make it more familiar to me, I ended up treating my swordplay scenes like choreography. So it was, ‘One and two and three and four and five, and turn and step and down and up and lunge.’ – Catherine Zeta-Jones

179910. When I first met Sean Connery he was as charming and wonderful as I first anticipated. I left Rome thinking: even if I don’t do this, at least I have had a day with Sean. – Catherine Zeta-Jones

179911. Words impress me. If a man can speak eloquently and beautifully to me, I just melt on the floor. – Catherine Zeta-Jones

179912. Yes, I was in love with my husband at first sight and still am. We have the most solid relationship. – Catherine Zeta-Jones

179913. I wish I was born in that era: dancing with Fred Astaire and Gene Kelly, going to work at the studio dressed in beautiful pants, head scarves, and sunglasses. – Catherine Zeta-Jones

179914. We are not making this demand for the sake of a principle, but in the interests of the proletarian class. – Clara Zetkin

179915. The workers have nothing to gain from this war, but they stand to lose everything that is dear to them. – Clara Zetkin

179916. Bourgeois society is not fundamentally opposed to the bourgeois women’s movement, which is proven by the fact that in various states reforms of private and public laws concerning women have been initiated. – Clara Zetkin

179917. Each reform, therefore, improving the economical and political situation of the workers proves to be an arm that increases the energy with which the proletarian struggle of classes is fought. – Clara Zetkin

179918. For reforms ameliorate the situation of the working class, they lighten the weight of the chains labour is burdened with by capitalism, but they are not sufficient to crush capitalism and to emancipate the workers from their tyranny. – Clara Zetkin

179919. In individual industries where female labour pays an important role, any movement advocating better wages, shorter working hours, etc., would not be doomed from the start because of the attitude of those women workers who are not organized. – Clara Zetkin

179920. Social Democratic and trade union organs have approved of the illegal invasion of Belgium, of the massacre of suspected guerrillas, as well as their wives and children, as well as the destruction of their homes in various towns and districts. – Clara Zetkin

179921. The capitalists speculate on the two following factors: the female worker must be paid as poorly as possible and the competition of female labour must be employed to lower the wages of male workers as much as possible. – Clara Zetkin

179922. The machines, the modern mode of production, slowly undermined domestic production and not just for thousands but for millions of women the question arose: Where do we now find our livelihood? – Clara Zetkin

179923. What made women’s labour particularly attractive to the capitalists was not only its lower price but also the greater submissiveness of women. – Clara Zetkin

179924. The proletarian woman fights hand in hand with the man of her class against capitalist society. – Clara Zetkin

179925. Women’s propaganda must touch upon all those questions which are of great importance to the general proletarian movement. The main task is, indeed, to awaken the women’s class consciousness and to incorporate them into the class struggle. – Clara Zetkin

179926. These interests of the workers, as the exploited and oppressed, class of society, are the same in all countries. – Clara Zetkin

179927. We would, however, perform an injustice to the bourgeois women’s rights movement if we would regard it as solely motivated by economics. No, this movement also contains a more profound spiritual and moral aspect. – Clara Zetkin

179928. What practical conclusions may we now draw for our propaganda work among women? The task of this Party Congress must not be to issue detailed practical suggestions, but to draw up general directions for the proletarian women’s movement. – Clara Zetkin

179929. When a battle for suffrage is conducted, it should only be conducted according to socialist principles, and therefore with the demand of universal suffrage for women and men. – Clara Zetkin

179930. When the men are silent, it is our duty to raise our voices in behalf of our ideals. – Clara Zetkin

179931. When the men kill, it is up to us women to fight for the preservation of life. – Clara Zetkin

179932. The most disastrous phenomenon of the current situation is the factor that imperialism is employing for its own ends all the powers of the proletariat, all of its institutions and weapons, which its fighting vanguard has created for its war of liberation. – Clara Zetkin

179933. Fortunately, many people also enjoy a stand-alone as a sample of something new, like trying the special at a favourite restaurant one night instead of going for the usual. – Sarah Zettel

179934. I suppose if I was to have to pick a few, Ursula LeGuin would have to top the list. It was while reading her work that I decided I wanted to be an author. – Sarah Zettel

179935. Actually, after while, finding the ideas is the easy part. Sorting them through and turning them into stories, now, that’s the hard work. – Sarah Zettel

179936. All of this got me thinking about the history of the westward expansion, and got me to wondering how the exploration of the Solar System would be changed if there were an indigenous presence out there. – Sarah Zettel

179937. Becoming a mother cannot help but change things. An author’s life is reflected in their writing, whether they want it to be or not, and parenthood is one of the biggest life changes there is. – Sarah Zettel

179938. Fantasy is, of course, booming, and I think it’s beginning to stretch its range as well. – Sarah Zettel

179939. First and foremost, The Quiet Invasion is a first contact story. What would we do if we actually found evidence of alien life out there? It’s also about politics. – Sarah Zettel

179940. I describe my plots as follows; A character is walking down the street when all of a sudden a piano falls on them. They spend the rest of the story digging out from under that piano. How they dig, how long and how well, this all depends entirely on the character. – Sarah Zettel

179941. I feel SF is going through an experimental phase right now. – Sarah Zettel

179942. I graduated from the University of Michigan with a BA in Communications and left formal education behind. – Sarah Zettel

179943. I have a better internal and intuitive understanding of folklore and myth than science and technology, so in that way fantasy is easier. – Sarah Zettel

179944. I did not want to write a story about the invasion of Earth, so I had to create a race capable of living nearby, which meant to either on the Moon, on Mars, or on Venus. I picked Venus. – Sarah Zettel

179945. I myself was born in Sacramento, California in 1966. – Sarah Zettel

179946. When I’m not at the keyboard, I’m generally reading, practicing tai chi or middle eastern dance, or cooking. – Sarah Zettel

179947. I think people enjoy a series. When you like a story, many readers want more of the same, which is dandy, if the author and the characters have more to say. – Sarah Zettel

179948. I’m mostly a novelist these days, but I have written short stories in Fantasy, Science Fiction and horror. – Sarah Zettel

179949. If I get blocked, it is generally because I don’t know enough about some aspect of the story or the characters. The answer for this is generally more research, or making more background notes, so the place and person can be more fully realized inside my own mind. – Sarah Zettel

179950. My joking answer to this question is that I leave a bowl of milk out on the back porch every night for the Idea Fairy. In the morning, the milk is gone and there’s a brand-new shiny idea by the bowl. – Sarah Zettel

179951. Now, of course, the great thing about the solar system as a frontier is that there are no Indians, so you can have all the glory of the myth of the American westward expansion without any of the guilt. – Sarah Zettel

179952. Now, Venus is an extremely hostile environment, and as such presents a lot of challenges for a science fiction author who wants to create life there. However, as I began to research it more thoroughly, I found myself intrigued by the possibilities the world offers. – Sarah Zettel

179953. Octavia Butler, of course, is brilliant and disturbing. – Sarah Zettel

179954. So, one of the things I was doing with the aliens in The Quiet Invasion was creating that advanced society which had ideas about morality and proper use of natural resources that were radically different from ours, as the Europeans were from the American Indians. – Sarah Zettel

179955. The Lord of the Rings movie set an entirely new standard for fantasy in the movies. – Sarah Zettel

179956. Then, I realized that there is an indigenous presence in the Solar System. It’s us. So, then, I got to wondering what would happen if a more technologically advanced society moved next door to us, the way we moved next door to the American Indians. – Sarah Zettel

179957. When I was in college, I spent a summer working in London. I’d enjoyed tea before that, but then I got actual, really good tea there and never looked back. – Sarah Zettel

179958. I have to do more close research and fact checking for the science fiction. This is not however to say that writing good fantasy does not involve doing good research. – Sarah Zettel

179959. My father was a boxer, though. So, I have a particular interest in Ray Mancini, I think. – Warren Zevon

179960. I don’t learn so good, no matter how good the teacher is. – Warren Zevon

179961. Well, I don’t think it ever did, but in the early ’60s I got interested in folk music. – Warren Zevon

179962. Well, I was interested in playing the piano from as early as I can remember. – Warren Zevon

179963. Yeah, I don’t like, um, I’m not interested in rock ‘n’ roll piano. I find it a little grating. – Warren Zevon

179964. You had to go to a different part of town from where I was to get Muddy Waters singles. I had him on singles. – Warren Zevon

179965. My memory is not even what most people’s is, much less what it oughta be for a discussion like this. – Warren Zevon

179966. But I can’t say that I didn’t like John Hammond’s performances often better than the originals. – Warren Zevon

179967. I don’t like piano solos. – Warren Zevon

179968. That’s my only active wish. I think if I sang like Don Henley, this would be a lot more agreeable business. – Warren Zevon

179969. Glenn Gould was my hero. Glenn Gould was my idol. I loved him. – Warren Zevon

179970. Everywhere I go, I have my little Steinberger, and I like it very well. – Warren Zevon

179971. I loved Hendrix. I mean, really, really loved him. As if he were one of the great classical composers. And he was. That’s how I saw him. – Warren Zevon

179972. Dylan doesn’t have to make Blonde On Blonde every time. – Warren Zevon

179973. Duncan Aldrich has been my partner in most recording projects, and touring projects, for the past decade. – Warren Zevon

179974. But there’s a thin line between songwriting and arranging. – Warren Zevon

179975. I had a good guitar, and I was a young, young kid. – Warren Zevon

179976. Mutineer is the first album of mine without a demo stage. – Warren Zevon

179977. I mean, I haven’t been completely lacking in some enjoyment of Chuck Berry or Buddy Holly. But I just didn’t pay attention to that period of music, obviously. – Warren Zevon

179978. I missed jazz, kind of. And by the time I came to it in life, it was too intimidating to enjoy thoroughly. – Warren Zevon

179979. I played a lot of real normal, straight sessions. – Warren Zevon

179980. I remember certain lines and whose they are. – Warren Zevon

179981. I wish I sang better. – Warren Zevon

179982. I’ll sleep when I’m dead. – Warren Zevon

179983. Well, first of all, let me say that I might have made a tactical error in not going to a physician for 20 years. It was one of those phobias that really didn’t pay off. – Warren Zevon

179984. It took me 10 years to realize that I don’t know ’em, 10 years to realize that it’s possible to learn them, then another 10 years to learn how to do things. – Warren Zevon

179985. The primary one being, like I said, I don’t like rock ‘n’ roll piano. – Warren Zevon

179986. I have no guitar technique. – Warren Zevon

179987. My first album is like a terrible John Hammond album, with drums. – Warren Zevon

179988. Piano is like drudgery. – Warren Zevon

179989. Recording at home enables one to eliminate the demo stage, and the presentation stage in the studio, too. – Warren Zevon

179990. So I guess I had, I think they tell me I had, about three years total of piano lessons, off and on. – Warren Zevon

179991. Dylan can do no wrong. – Warren Zevon

179992. I’m not a big jazz fan. – Warren Zevon

179993. Enjoy every sandwich. – Warren Zevon

179994. And I think it’s safe to say that the single very impressive figure to me was Merle Haggard. – Warren Zevon

179995. It’s not that I wanted to be an actor; it’s that I didn’t want to be a dancer! I was trained in traditional Chinese dance, and after working so hard it seemed unfair to just disappear into a group. – Ziyi Zhang

179996. Whatever you see – any good results – are all from the pressure. – Ziyi Zhang

179997. I wanted to become a kindergarten teacher like my mother. – Ziyi Zhang

179998. My parents sent me to a dance class, so it was a road chosen by them, not me. But I enjoyed it so much I knew I would become a performer. – Ziyi Zhang

179999. China’s cinema has been rising for some time; it has more exposure, so my chances of becoming internationally known are better. But the first thing I have to do is learn English. If I can grasp the language, then perhaps I can think about the U.S. – Ziyi Zhang

180000. I knew nothing about martial arts. And I don’t really like it! But in the film, I not only had to pretend that I knew all about it, I had to be the best at it. That was very difficult. – Ziyi Zhang

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