Quotes: allowed

Quotes 91 till 105 of 108.

  • Richard Dawkins
    Richard Dawkins
    English ethologist, evolutionary biologist and author 1941-
    Richard Dawkins
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    We've all been brought up with the view that religion has some kind of special privileged status. You're not allowed to criticise it.
  • Burnie Burns
    Burnie Burns
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    We've always had a roadmap to feature filmmaking, and making a feature film could have been three or four years away for us. But crowdfunding helped us get there in a year, and it allowed us to take a much bigger step.
  • When I was grounded, I wouldn't be allowed to go on set. That's how much I loved it.
  • When I was seven, I was allowed to be an extra in 'Parenthood,' which was amazing. But then I kind of got addicted to it, and my parents didn't want me to want to act. They felt that would be putting your kid in an adult world.
  • C. S. Lewis
    C. S. Lewis
    Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
    C. S. Lewis
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    When they have really learned to love their neighbours as themselves, they will be allowed to love themselves as their neighbours.
    Source: The Screwtape Letters (1942)
  • Butch Trucks
    Butch Trucks
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    When we started the Allman Brothers Band, there was this great new technology that allowed us to get exposure: FM radio.
  • Campbell Brown
    Campbell Brown
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    While the rest of the cable news world moved to opinion, CNN allowed me to stay true to my hard-news roots and supported me with a true commitment to old-school journalism.
  • Bono
    Bono
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    You see, Africa makes a fool of our idea of justice. It makes a farce of our idea of equality. It mocks our pieties. It doubts our concern. It questions our commitment. Because there is no way we can look at what's happening in Africa, and if we're honest, conclude that it would ever be allowed to happen anywhere else.
  • Ben Okri
    Ben Okri
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    You see, I was told stories, we were all told stories as kids in Nigeria. We had to tell stories that would keep one another interested, and you weren't allowed to tell stories that everybody else knew. You had to dream up new ones.
  • Callie Khouri
    Callie Khouri
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    You're allowed to make things for women on television and there's not like... you don't have to go through the humiliation of having made something directed at women. There it's just accepted, whereas if it's a feature, it's like 'So, talk to me about chick flicks.'
  • Callie Khouri
    Callie Khouri
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    You're allowed to make things for women on television, and there's not like... you don't have to go through the humiliation of having made something directed at women. There it's just accepted, whereas if it's a feature, it's like 'So, talk to me about chick flicks.' It's like... I don't think you want to hear my opinion about this.
  • Guy Debord
    Guy Debord
    French philosopher 1931-
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    Young people everywhere have been allowed to choose between love and a garbage disposal unit. Everywhere they have chosen the garbage disposal unit.
  • Bill Vaughan
    Bill Vaughan
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    Youth is when you're allowed to stay up late on New Year's Eve. Middle age is when you're forced to.
    Source: Published in Oregonian newspaper on 31 December 1958, in the Column of Vaughan
  • Douglas Adams
    Douglas Adams
    British science-fiction writer 1952-
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    Anyone who is capable of getting themselves into a position of power should on no account be allowed to do the job.
  • Pablo Picasso
    Pablo Picasso
    Spanish painter sculptor 1881-1973
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    Art is never chaste. It ought to be forbidden to ignorant innocents, never allowed into contact with those not sufficiently prepared. Yes, art is dangerous. Where it is chaste, it is not art.