Quotes by interested
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Irish singer, songwriter, philanthropist, activist and businessman 1960-
20 years on I'm not that interested in charity. I'm interested in justice. There's a difference. Africa needs justice as much as it needs charity.
Equality for Africa is a big idea. It's a big expensive idea.Source: PENN Address (2004)
B. F. Skinner
American psychologist, behaviorist and author 1904-1990
The feeling of being interested can act as a kind of neurological signal, directing us to fruitful areas of inquiry.
American author and correspondent 1961-
'Bonnie and Clyde,' while one of the best movies ever made, was far more interested in portraying Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker as romantic anti-establishment Robin Hoods than what they really were: white-trash spree killers.
American jazz singer, dancer, bandleader and actor 1907-1994
90%, 100% are going there to hear the singing. The story is another thing. Nobody's interested in the story. Happiness is happiness.
Icelandic singer, songwriter and actress 1965-
A lot of the time I get obsessed by little nerdy things in my corner that no one else is interested in. I have that nerd factor in my character.
American actor and political activist 1959-
Aaron is a very passionate, maniacal writer so the scripts really come from him, but he is very open to... y'know, we'll plan ideas and we'll certainly tussle about stuff when the script comes out. So, to a certain extent, he's very interested. If there's some problem or something that doesn't ring true, he wants to know why and he wants to correct it or fight for it.
American writer 1891-1980
After all, most writing is done away from the typewriter, away from the desk. I'd say it occurs in the quiet, silent moments, while you're walking or shaving or playing a game, or whatever, or even talking to someone you're not vitally interested in.
John Maynard Keynes
British economist 1883-1946
Americans are apt to be unduly interested in discovering what average opinion believes average opinion to be...
British writer 1891-1976
An archaeologist is the best husband a woman can have; the older she gets the more interested he is in her.Source: Life Magazine, 14 May 1956
American short story writer and poet 1836-1902
And he smiled a kind of sickly smile, and curled up on the floor, And the subsequent proceedings interested him no more.
American novelist and short story writer 1941-
And I am interested in the fact that class is very much a factor in America, even though it's not supposed to be.
American businessman and investor 1926-
And what I'm interested in is investing in people.
American business executive 1948-
Any leader needs to be constantly interested in what's going on in the world, and constantly ready - even when things are going well - to change.
American investigative journalist 1943-
Any suggestion that I'm writing about political operatives because I'm interested in political operatives misses the entire point.
American author 1972-
Anyone who wants to sell you overnight success or wealth is not interested in your success; they are interested in your money.