Quotes by wanted
Quotes 106 till 120 of 357.
French actress, singer and dancer 1934-
I really wanted to die at certain periods in my life. Death was like love, a romantic escape. I took pills because I didn't want to throw myself off my balcony and know people would photograph me lying dead below.
Canadian-American singer, songwriter and actress 1974-
I remember thinking during those times that I wanted to write in a way where there are no rules.
American actor, writer and director 1958-
I see the Internet as the next big deal - I wanted to get in on it early on so I wouldn't get behind it all.
British science-fiction writer 1952-
I seldom end up where I wanted to go, but almost always end up where I need to be.
English novelist and screenwriter 1954-
I started as a songwriter and wanted to be like Leonard Cohen. I've always seen my stories as enlarged songs.
American actress and model 1965-
I suffered from post-natal depression after Rowan was born. I had a healthy, beautiful baby girl and I couldn't look at her. I couldn't hold her, smile at her. All I wanted was to disappear and die.
American jazz drummer and bandleader 1917-1987
I think at one time every drummer wanted to play like Krupa or wanted to win a Gene Krupa drum contest. This is the big inspiration for drummers and naturally it has to be the same way for me.
American television personality and author 1950-
I think every parent, every generation has wanted their children to do better and have a higher standard of living. But I think there's too much guilt.
American actor 1956-
I think that was the case here. We just wanted it to be good for everybody.
Alfred de Vigny
French poet 1797-1863
I think, then, that man, after having satisfied his first longing for facts, wanted something fuller - some grouping, some adaptation to his capacity and experience, of the links of this vast chain of events which his sight could not take in.
I want to be what I was when I wanted to be what I am now.
Welsh and American actor 1937-
I wanted revenge; I wanted to dance on the graves of a few people who made me unhappy. It's a pretty infantile way to go through life - I'll show them - but I've done it, and I've got more than I ever dreamed of.
Alfred P. Sloan
American businessman 1875-1966
I wanted to be a columnist so badly that I took a huge pay cut to leave Forbes, which wouldn't give me a column, and join Newsday, which wanted my column for its Sunday business section.
German theologian and doctor 1875-1965
I wanted to be a doctor that I might be able to work without having to talk because for years I had been giving myself out in words.
American author, teacher, adventurer 1955-
I wanted to be a teacher, but I was a lousy student, one of the slowest readers. It was a tremendous struggle. But I'm lucky I had some teachers who saw something in me.
All wanted famous quotes and sayings you will always find on greatest-quotations.com 357 found (page 8)