Quotes by ever-expanding

Quotes 61 till 75 of 1198.

  • Denzel Washington
    Denzel Washington
    American actor, director, and producer 1954-
    Denzel Washington
    - +
     0
    A film is just like a muffin. You make it. You put it on the table. One person might say, ''Oh, I don't like it.'' One might say it's the best muffin ever made. One might say it's an awful muffin. It's hard for me to say. It's for me to make the muffin.
  • Ben Jonson
    Ben Jonson
    British Dramatist, Poet 1573-1637
    Ben Jonson
    - +
     0
    A gentleman reading a poem that began with Where is that man that never yet did hear
    Of fair Penelope, Ulysses' queen? calling his cook, asked if he had ever heard of her, who answering No, demonstrate to him Lo, there the man that never yet did hear
    Of fair Penelope, Ulysses' queen.
    Source: Conversations with William Drummond of Hawthornden
  • Henry Fielding
    Henry Fielding
    English writer 1707-1754
    Henry Fielding
    - +
     0
    A good face they say, is a letter of recommendation. O Nature, Nature, why art thou so dishonest, as ever to send men with these false recommendations into the World!
  • Jane Austen
    Jane Austen
    English writer 1775-1817
    Jane Austen
    - +
     0
    A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of.
  • Alfred Lord Tennyson
    Alfred Lord Tennyson
    English poet 1809-1892
    Alfred Lord Tennyson
    - +
     0
    A lie which is half a truth is ever the blackest of lies.
  • Ben Gibbard
    Ben Gibbard
    American singer, songwriter and guitarist 1976-
    Ben Gibbard
    - +
     0
    A lot of the material is about the inevitable disappointment people feel as they move through life, and things don't feel the way they expect. No experience will ever match up to the idealized version in your mind.
    Source: The Meaning Of Life
  • Ted Williams
    Ted Williams
    - +
     0
    A man has to have goals- for a day, for a lifetime- that was mine, to have people say, ''There goes Ted Williams, the greatest hitter who ever lived.''
  • Arthur Schopenhauer
    Arthur Schopenhauer
    German philosopher 1788-1860
    Arthur Schopenhauer
    - +
     0
    A man's face as a rule says more, and more interesting things, than his mouth, for it is a compendium of everything his mouth will ever say, in that it is the monogram of all this man's thoughts and aspirations.
  • Francis Bacon
    Francis Bacon
    English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
    Francis Bacon
    - +
     0
    A mixture of a lie doth ever add pleasure.
  • Edgar W. Howe
    Edgar W. Howe
    American journalist and writer 1853-1937
    Edgar W. Howe
    - +
     0
    A modest man is usually admired, if people ever hear of him.
  • Bob Hope
    Bob Hope
    American comedian, actor 1903-
    Bob Hope
    - +
     0
    A sense of humor is good for you. Have you ever heard of a laughing hyena with heart burn?
  • Walter Bagehot
    Walter Bagehot
    English economist 1826-1877
    Walter Bagehot
    - +
     0
    A slight daily unconscious luxury is hardly ever wanting to the dwellers in civilization; like the gentle air of a genial climate, it is a perpetual minute enjoyment.
  • Robert Henri
    Robert Henri
    - +
     0
    A tree growing out of the ground is as wonderful today as it ever was. It does not need to adopt new and startling methods.
  • Billy Corgan
    Billy Corgan
    American musician, singer and songwriter 1967-
    Billy Corgan
    - +
     0
    About six months ago, I listened to Siamese Dream. That was the first time I'd ever really heard my own album, because I had separated from the experience of making the record. And it really moved me. It made me cry, it's so beautiful.
    Source: Out on a Limb. Details Magazine. October 1996
  • Bill Condon
    Bill Condon
    American director and screenwriter 1955-
    Bill Condon
    - +
     0
    Actually, I loved Chucky. It's one of the strangest movies I've ever seen.
All ever-expanding famous quotes and sayings you will always find on greatest-quotations.com 1198 found (page 5)