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Radio interviews are really snappy and I'm just bad at that. I just close down.

Tags: Bad, Radio  ✍ Author: Sade Adu

What a world we live in. I want to be incredibly close to the heart of it all. To live honestly, truthfully and to be completely present is the ultimate enterprise.

Tags: Heart, Present  ✍ Author: Dianna Agron

From my close observation of writers... they fall into two groups: 1) those who bleed copiously and visibly at any bad review, and 2) those who bleed copiously and secretly at any bad review.

Tags: Bad, Fall  ✍ Author: Isaac Asimov

The just is close to the people's heart, but the merciful is close to the heart of God.

Tags: God, Heart  ✍ Author: Khalil Gibran

Politics I supposed to be the second-oldest profession. I have come to realize that it bears a very close resemblance to the first.

Tags: Politics, Realize  ✍ Author: Ronald Reagan

Use a make-up table with everything close at hand and don't rush; otherwise you'll look like a patchwork quilt.

Tags: Hand, Table  ✍ Author: Lucille Ball

The towels were so thick there I could hardly close my suitcase.

Tags: Suitcase, Thick  ✍ Author: Yogi Berra

Every year we close 300-400 stores anyway, just relocations.

Tags: Anyway, Year  ✍ Author: Jim Cantalupo

Oh, I so don't care about the podium at the Oscars. I've stood at the podium at the Oscars and that's close enough. To be a presenter is as close as I need to be.

Tags: Care, Enough  ✍ Author: Steve Carell

To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.

Tags: Heart, Nature  ✍ Author: Charles Dickens

I was obsessed with The Who. I would have accepted a marriage proposal from Roger Daltrey on the spot. I went to all of their shows in San Francisco and some in L.A. That was as close as I got to being a groupie.

Tags: Marriage, Shows  ✍ Author: Jennifer Egan

But there's certainly only one thing I could never agree with George Galloway on. He's a teetotaller and wants to close all the bars in the House of Commons. That is just not on.

Tags: House, Wants  ✍ Author: Nigel Farage

I'm very close with my higher power. I have a very strong connection with it.

Tags: Power, Strong  ✍ Author: Rio Ferdinand

Nonsense and beauty have close connections.

Tags: Beauty, Nonsense  ✍ Author: E. M. Forster

I volunteered to deploy to Iraq. I was one of the few soldiers who were not on the mandatory deployment roster - close to 3,000 Hawaii soldiers were.

Tags: Few, Soldiers  ✍ Author: Tulsi Gabbard

My mom and I are very close.

Tags: Mom  ✍ Author: Lady Gaga

We are not even close to finishing the basic dream of what the PC can be.

Tags: Basic, Dream  ✍ Author: Bill Gates

I didn't feel particularly close to my father.

Tags: Father  ✍ Author: Henry Louis Gates

I also couldn't pass up the opportunity to be in the same movie as Jack Nicholson and Glenn Close.

Tags: Movie, Pass  ✍ Author: Lukas Haas

I would not trade America's position in the world - our ledger, our debts and assets - for any country in the world. There isn't a country in the world even close to America.

Tags: America, Country  ✍ Author: Chuck Hagel

A well-conceived product excels at what it does. It's close to being functionally flawless - like a Ziploc bag, a radio from Tivoli Audio, a Philips Sonicare toothbrush, a Nespresso coffee maker or Google's home page.

Tags: Coffee, Home  ✍ Author: Ayumi Hamasaki

I always adored Cary Grant. I was fascinated by him. But I could never get too close to him.

Tags: Fascinated, Him  ✍ Author: George Hamilton

Disruption to the flow of oil through the Straits of Hormuz would threaten regional and global economic growth. Any attempt by Iran to close the Straits would be illegal and unsuccessful.

Tags: Economic, Growth  ✍ Author: Philip Hammond

Seemed to me that drumming was the best way to get close to God.

Tags: Best, God  ✍ Author: Lionel Hampton

One sees qualities at a distance and defects at close range.

Tags: Distance, Qualities  ✍ Author: Victor Hugo
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Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.

Tags: Rights, Spirit  ✍ Author: Victor Hugo

We've been using C and C++ way too much - they're nice, but they're very close to the machine and what we wanted was to empower regular users to build applications for Linux.

Tags: Nice, Wanted  ✍ Author: Carl Icahn

I don't like to fly. What's it called when the plane shakes? Turbulence, takeoffs... I grab my chair, close my eyes, count to 30, breathe, and pray.

Tags: Eyes, Pray  ✍ Author: Chanel Iman

I like to do a face steam, so, heat up a flannel, press it onto your face and then press a cold one on afterwards to close the pores. It's inexpensive!

Tags: Cold, Face  ✍ Author: Bianca Jagger

You can't ultimately dodge defeat by winning close elections.

Tags: Defeat, Winning  ✍ Author: Bill James

I've got two brothers and two sisters, so there's five of us and we're all very close, which is cool.

Tags: Cool, Five  ✍ Author: Theo James

My brands are an extension of me. They're close to me. It's not like running GM, where there's no emotional attachment.

Tags: Emotional, Running  ✍ Author: Jay-Z

No, no, it is obvious that the ECU should act as a close alliance for the benefit of chess.

Tags: Act, Chess  ✍ Author: Anatoly Karpov

I don't think I look like the pope's favorite Catholic - at least not under close scrutiny.

Tags: Catholic, Favorite  ✍ Author: Mary Karr

We should note that this latter type of shift was successfully amplified to a considerable extent by Russian physicists using the intense light of a ruby laser whose wavelength is close to that of a transition of the potassium atom.

Tags: Light, Whose  ✍ Author: Alfred Kastler

Well, I have a sister that I'm very close with, and that relationship is probably the most intense relationship of my life to date, probably of my life, period.

Tags: Life, Sister  ✍ Author: Zoe Kazan

I have drawn a very close bond to all the military people.

Tags: Bond, Military  ✍ Author: Toby Keith

What you need to do is get that tape measure out, and start measuring that gut. Then you start working out and you start eating properly till that gut gets down close to it was when you were in your 20's. Then you'll find out what your weight should be.

Tags: Start, Working  ✍ Author: Jack LaLanne

We're probably close to reaching 2,000 shows, which is more than Julia Child and Jacques Pepin together.

Tags: Child, Together  ✍ Author: Emeril Lagasse

No one can feel more gratefully the charm of noble scenery, or the refreshment of escape into the unspoiled solitudes of nature, than the laborer at some close in-door employment.

Tags: Escape, Nature  ✍ Author: Lucy Larcom

I was home-schooled, was always very close with my mom and was very straight-laced and square. I was never the rebellious one, and I never threw hissy fits.

Tags: Mom, Rebellious  ✍ Author: Brie Larson

The best thing is being really close. The worst thing is being really close.

Tags: Best, Worst  ✍ Author: Joel Madden

I'm very close to the pro-life movement.

Tags: Movement  ✍ Author: Roger Mahony

Part of me is afraid to get close to people because I'm afraid that they're going to leave.

Tags: Afraid, Leave  ✍ Author: Marilyn Manson

Kosovo is too close to Europe. It is not only close to Albania, it is close to Greece, Italy, Germany and Switzerland, where there are still many Kosovo refugees. Spontaneous reactions could multiply.

Tags: Europe, Italy  ✍ Author: Fatos Nano

I stayed close to my family. My family never changed.

Tags: Changed, Family  ✍ Author: Haywood Nelson

Mostly the thought and the verse come inseparably. In my poem Poetics, it's as close as I come to telling how I do it.

Tags: Telling, Thought  ✍ Author: Howard Nemerov

I deeply believe in pluralism. I believe in the close proximity of multiple systems or agnostic systems.

Tags: Agnostic, Deeply  ✍ Author: Ben Nicholson

This is what is hardest: to close the open hand because one loves.

Tags: Hand, Open  ✍ Author: Friedrich Nietzsche

Any time you're near a kangaroo, it's a close call.

Tags: Call, Time  ✍ Author: Jerry O\'Connell

My grandfather and I were very close.

 ✍ Author: Tea Obreht

I've caught fish as big as I am. I've caught marlin close to 300 pounds.

Tags: Big, Fish  ✍ Author: Merlin Olsen

Do we need distance to get close?

Tags: Distance  ✍ Author: Sarah Jessica Parker

We were now arrived at the close of our solitary journeyings along the St. Joseph's trail.

Tags: Along, Solitary  ✍ Author: Francis Parkman

I love seeing tennis up close.

Tags: Love, Seeing  ✍ Author: Jim Parsons

I still close my eyes and go home - I can always draw from that.

Tags: Eyes, Home  ✍ Author: Dolly Parton

India-Seychelles relations have been characterized by close friendship, understanding and cooperation.

Tags: Friendship, Relations  ✍ Author: Pratibha Patil

To draw you must close your eyes and sing.

Tags: Eyes, Sing  ✍ Author: Pablo Picasso

Perhaps when we find ourselves wanting everything, it is because we are dangerously close to wanting nothing.

Tags: Ourselves, Perhaps  ✍ Author: Sylvia Plath

Don't let your ego get too close to your position, so that if your position gets shot down, your ego doesn't go with it.

Tags: Business, Ego  ✍ Author: Colin Powell

Never let your ego get so close to your position that when your position goes, your ego goes with it.

Tags: Ego, Goes  ✍ Author: Colin Powell

Close interaction with farmers and scientists can expose the chef to new flavours that can be used to delight diners.

Tags: Chef, Used  ✍ Author: Rene Redzepi

I don't have a life, I really don't. I'm as close to a nun as you can be without the little hat. I'm a golf nun.

Tags: Golf, Life  ✍ Author: B. Carroll Reece

I will interview bigwigs if I get the chance, but you are seldom surprised by people in power - you've got to get awfully damn close to get anything new.

Tags: Chance, Power  ✍ Author: Steve Sabol

I discovered that close to half the planet is 'pristine.' We live in towns such as London, Paris or Sao Paulo and have the impression that all the pristine areas are gone, but they are not.

Tags: Gone, Half  ✍ Author: Sebastiao Salgado

I've spent, I think, close to the last decade effortlessly and magically converting your tin cans into pure gold.

Tags: Last, Pure  ✍ Author: Charlie Sheen

Plays close, movies wrap and TV series eventually get cancelled, and we were cancelled in three season.

Tags: Movies, Three  ✍ Author: George Takei

All of my family is so close. We're always over at each other's houses.

Tags: Family, Houses  ✍ Author: Buddy Valastro

I'm still very close friends with his first wife, Neile, who is now remarried.

Tags: Friends, Wife  ✍ Author: Robert Vaughn

Of course, tax revenues have ended up being substantially higher than they were at the time these dire projections were made, and we are very close now to having a balanced budget. All that has been very helpful.

Tags: Tax, Time  ✍ Author: Charles Vest

I want to stand as close to the edge as I can without going over. Out on the edge you see all the kinds of things you can't see from the center.

Tags: Kinds, Stand  ✍ Author: Kurt Vonnegut

My family's really close.

Tags: Family  ✍ Author: Paul Walker

I'm really close to all of my family.

Tags: Family  ✍ Author: Paul Walker

I think Stephen Sondheim is a - and I hardly ever use this word - but this is as close as it gets to a genius.

Tags: Genius, Word  ✍ Author: Christoph Waltz

When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.

Tags: Again, Start  ✍ Author: Neil Young

Money isn't the most important thing in life, but it's reasonably close to oxygen on the 'gotta have it' scale.

Tags: Life, Money  ✍ Author: Zig Ziglar

Every time I got close, somebody seemed to play a little better.

Tags: Somebody, Time  ✍ Author: Fuzzy Zoeller

My ideas come when I least expect it, so I've always got to have a studio nearby or close by somewhere.

Tags: Expect, Ideas  ✍ Author: Akon

Politics are close to me, but there are different ways of participating in politics.

Tags: Politics, Ways  ✍ Author: Vagit Alekperov

What girls do to each other is beyond description. No chinese torture comes close.

Tags: Beyond, Torture  ✍ Author: Tori Amos

I take time to get close to, and I don't immediately throw my arms round someone.

Tags: Someone, Time  ✍ Author: Bernard Arnault

They must therefore not spoil Alexander's undertaking, especially when they were almost at the close of their toils, and were, moreover, no longer in any difficulty about provisions on their coasting cruise.

Tags: Almost, Longer  ✍ Author: Rosanna Arquette

I have always drawn strength from being close to home.

Tags: Home, Strength  ✍ Author: Arthur Ashe

How wonderful it is to play with someone you feel very close to.

Tags: Someone, Wonderful  ✍ Author: Emanuel Ax

I usually only play with very close friends.

Tags: Friends  ✍ Author: Emanuel Ax

Whenever you have a tight situation and there's a close pitch, the umpire gets a squawk no matter how he calls it.

Tags: Matter, Situation  ✍ Author: Red Barber

My earlier award was also based on a close collaborative effort.

Tags: Based, Effort  ✍ Author: John Bardeen

I'm a carb queen. I'll always order macaroni and cheese, but I don't want it to be fancy. I want it to be as close to Kraft Services as it can possibly get!

Tags: Cheese, Order  ✍ Author: Drew Barrymore

To look good in the water you have to pick the right swimsuit. I own close to 500.

Tags: Good, Water  ✍ Author: Amanda Beard

On close inspection, this device turned out to be a funereal juke box - the result of mixing Lloyd's of London with the principle of the chewing gum dispenser.

Tags: London, Result  ✍ Author: Cecil Beaton

At the close of the day when the hamlet is still, and mortals the sweets of forgetfulness prove, when naught but the torrent is heard on the hill, and naught but the nightingale's song in the grove.

Tags: Heard, Song  ✍ Author: James Beattie

If bread is the first necessity of life, recreation is a close second.

Tags: Life, Second  ✍ Author: Edward Bellamy

I used to date Latoya for awhile, I was a close freind of the family.

Tags: Family, Used  ✍ Author: Kurtis Blow

We sunk everything into it. It came close to going under several times.

Tags: Several, Times  ✍ Author: Heston Blumenthal

Dragon's Lair 3D is about as close as you can come to controlling an animated feature film.

Tags: Feature, Film  ✍ Author: Don Bluth

So I think that we're in a very heightened and somewhat unusual period of politics and polling around the countries that New Zealanders take close interest in.

Tags: Interest, Politics  ✍ Author: Jim Bolger

I became, and remain, my characters' close and intent watcher: their director, never. Their creator I cannot feel that I was, or am.

Tags: Cannot, Director  ✍ Author: Elizabeth Bowen

From initial concept to final build, 'Train' was close to a year in development. Much of this was research and letting the dynamics of the project come to the surface.

Tags: Research, Year  ✍ Author: Brenda Brathwaite

I think anger and laughter are very close to each other, when you think about it.

Tags: Anger, Laughter  ✍ Author: Albert Brooks

We are at the edge of an abyss and we're close to being irrevocably lost.

Tags: Abyss, Lost  ✍ Author: David R. Brower
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