Quotes: getting

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  • Elvis Presley
    Elvis Presley
    American singer, musician, and actor 1935-1977
    Elvis Presley
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    Every time I think that I'm getting old, and gradually going to the grave, something else happens.
  • Al Jourgensen
    Al Jourgensen
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    Everyone reaches their point in time where either they die or they get sick of doing drugs. It started getting debilitating. I enjoy my music a lot better than my drugs.
  • Bill Budge
    Bill Budge
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    Everything is getting bigger. The way to go now is to program in a little more sophistication.
  • Ben Saunders
    Ben Saunders
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    Expeditions are escapism. The stuff that we're normally concerned about just doesn't matter out there. Tax returns, gas bill, none of it. Life becomes very simple, it's about moving in a certain direction - north if you're going north - staying warm and not getting eaten. That's it.
  • Adam Sandler
    Adam Sandler
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    Feels good to try, but playing a father, I'm getting a little older. I see now that I'm taking it more serious and I do want that lifestyle.
  • Gloria Steinem
    Gloria Steinem
    American feminist writer 1934-
    Gloria Steinem
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    Feminism has never been about getting a job for one woman. It's about making life more fair for women everywhere. It's not about a piece of the existing pie; there are too many of us for that. It's about baking a new pie.
  • Brad Holland
    Brad Holland
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    Fifty years ago, it was the dream of every bohemian artist to be seen getting out of a limousine wearing blue jeans and sneakers. Today, it's the dream of probably half the people in the country.
  • Casey Stengel
    Casey Stengel
    American basketbal player and manager 1889-1975
    Casey Stengel
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    Finding good players is easy. Getting them to play as a team is another story.
  • For me, breastfeeding was even more painful than giving birth. And despite a lactation consultant, I felt incompetent. I forged on, barely sleeping, always either breastfeeding or pumping and never getting the hang of it.
  • Bo Burnham
    Bo Burnham
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    For me, comedy is constantly presented as this fake casualness, like a guy just walked on stage going, 'This crazy thing happened to me the other day.' And he's in front of 3000 people, and he's acting like an everyman, and he's getting paid so much money.
  • Callie Khouri
    Callie Khouri
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    For me, the movies I like are all independent. And getting an independent feature made, it's like you get down to the selling organs part, and it just loses some of its luster.
  • Henry Ward Beecher
    Henry Ward Beecher
    American Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, and speaker 1813-1887
    Henry Ward Beecher
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    Gambling with cards or dice or stocks is all one thing. It's getting money without giving an equivalent for it.
  • Wilson Mizner
    Wilson Mizner
    American Author 1876-1933
    Wilson Mizner
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    Gambling: The sure way of getting nothing for something.
  • Arthur Golden
    Arthur Golden
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    Geisha because when I was living in Japan, I met a fellow whose mother was a geisha, and I thought that was kind of fascinating and ended up reading about the subject just about the same time I was getting interested in writing fiction.
  • Sophia Loren
    Sophia Loren
    Italian film actress and singer 1934-
    Sophia Loren
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    Getting ahead in a difficult profession requires avid faith in yourself. That is why some people with mediocre talent, but with great inner drive, go much further than people with vastly superior talent.