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Alas for the affairs of men! When they are fortunate you might compare them to a shadow; and if they are unfortunate, a wet sponge with one dash wipes the picture away.

Tags: Away, Men  ✍ Author: Sade Adu

Ah, lives of men! When prosperous they glitter - Like a fair picture; when misfortune comes - A wet sponge at one blow has blurred the painting.

Tags: Lives, Men  ✍ Author: Sade Adu

Several tons of dynamite are set off in this picture - none of it under the right people.

Tags: None, Off  ✍ Author: James Agee

There are always two people in every picture: the photographer and the viewer.

Tags: Viewer  ✍ Author: Ansel Adams

The soul never thinks without a picture.

Tags: Soul, Thinks  ✍ Author: Maya Angelou

One picture is worth 1,000 denials.

Tags: Funny, Worth  ✍ Author: Ronald Reagan

In kindergarten I had to draw a picture of what I wanted to be when I grew up. I drew a rapper. I didn't really know what a rapper was or what they did - I just wanted to do it.

Tags: Draw, Wanted  ✍ Author: B.o.B

The best part of beauty is that which no picture can express.

Tags: Beauty, Best  ✍ Author: Francis Bacon

I could develop a picture by the time I was 12.

Tags: Develop, Time  ✍ Author: David Bailey

I just thought it was magic that you could stick a bit of paper in some coffee-type liquid and a picture comes out.

Tags: Magic, Thought  ✍ Author: David Bailey

When I got a telly we had no aerial, but I discovered that if I or one of the children stood by it you could get a picture. So I had to make a statue that could stand by the telly.

Tags: Children, Stand  ✍ Author: Beryl Bainbridge

I can't even picture being without rock 'n'roll.

Tags: Rock, Roll  ✍ Author: Hank Ballard

Photograph: a picture painted by the sun without instruction in art.

Tags: Art, Sun  ✍ Author: Ambrose Bierce

People wonder why first-time directors can make a brilliant picture, then suck on the second one. It's because they're a little terrified the first time. So they listen to all the experts around them.

Tags: Time, Why  ✍ Author: James Caan

Picture you upon my knee, just tea two and two for tea.

Tags: Knee, Tea  ✍ Author: Irving Caesar

The truth is the best picture, the best propaganda.

Tags: Best, Truth  ✍ Author: Robert Capa

Your purpose is to make your audience see what you saw, hear what you heard, feel what you felt. Relevant detail, couched in concrete, colorful language, is the best way to recreate the incident as it happened and to picture it for the audience.

Tags: Best, Purpose  ✍ Author: Dale Carnegie

Art consists of limitation. The most beautiful part of every picture is the frame.

Tags: Art, Beautiful  ✍ Author: Gilbert K. Chesterton

My father carries around the picture of the kid who came with his wallet.

Tags: Father, Kid  ✍ Author: Rodney Dangerfield

I had always owned them to be the Word of God... the careful reading of the Acts afforded me a practical picture of the early church; which made me feel deeply the contrast with its actual present state; though still, as ever beloved by God.

Tags: God, Word  ✍ Author: John Nelson Darby

I'm looking to see what the bigger picture is.

Tags: Bigger, Looking  ✍ Author: Chris Daughtry

Our dog died from licking our wedding picture.

Tags: Dog, Wedding  ✍ Author: Phyllis Diller

I am not influenced by the techniques or fashions of any other motion picture company.

Tags: Company, Influenced  ✍ Author: Walt Disney

The most interesting letters I received about 'The Name of the Rose' were from people in the Midwest that maybe didn't understand exactly, but wanted to understand more and who were excited by this picture of a world which was not their own.

Tags: Understand, Wanted  ✍ Author: Umberto Eco

Sometimes the picture that emerges of the man seems no longer to agree with our conception of the musician. In reality, however, there is a glorious unity.

Tags: Reality, Sometimes  ✍ Author: Alfred Einstein
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Seneca brings vividly before us a picture of the various scholars assembled in a school of the philosophers.

Tags: Scholars, School  ✍ Author: Louis Farrakhan

Vigorous enforcement of copyrights themselves is an important part of the picture. But I don't think that expanding the legal definition of copyright outside of actual copyright infringement is the right move.

Tags: Legal, Themselves  ✍ Author: Edward Felten

I want to thank everybody and anybody who ever had anything to do with the making of this picture.

Tags: Everybody, Making  ✍ Author: Morgan Freeman

My assumption is that fundamentally the picture of the human animal, as developed by Freud, is largely right.

Tags: Animal, Human  ✍ Author: Peter Gay

A good picture is equivalent to a good deed.

Tags: Deed, Good  ✍ Author: Vincent Van Gogh

If people don't want to go to the picture, nobody can stop them.

Tags: Nobody, Stop  ✍ Author: Samuel Goldwyn

Too caustic? To hell with the costs, we'll make the picture anyway.

Tags: Anyway, Hell  ✍ Author: Samuel Goldwyn

A picture is the expression of an impression. If the beautiful were not in us, how would we ever recognize it?

Tags: Beautiful, Expression  ✍ Author: Ernst Haas

When they brought Roth back into the picture, obviously I didn't go along with that too well.

Tags: Along, Brought  ✍ Author: Sammy Hagar

Do some selfless service for people who are in need. Consider the whole picture, not just our little selves.

Tags: Service, Whole  ✍ Author: Nina Hagen

I realize that every picture isn't a work of art.

Tags: Art, Work  ✍ Author: Conrad Hall

It's flattering to make a picture which becomes a classic within 10 years; it's not so flattering, however, when people get the impression it's the only picture you've ever made.

Tags: However, Within  ✍ Author: Robert Hamer

I've never turned down an autograph request. I've never not taken a picture with someone.

Tags: Someone, Taken  ✍ Author: George Hamilton

There is no unique picture of reality.

Tags: Reality, Unique  ✍ Author: Stephen Hawking

Only the poet can look beyond the detail and see the whole picture.

Tags: Beyond, Whole  ✍ Author: Helen Hayes

A picture is a poem without words.

Tags: Art, Words  ✍ Author: Lou Holtz

I had a very outdoorsy childhood. I was athletic and used to ride and do dressage. I could ride almost before I could walk. There is a picture of me at 18 months old sitting happily on the back of a donkey.

Tags: Old, Used  ✍ Author: Alison Jackson

One of the problems that we are confronted with is, when we decide to buy or build a home, we don't get a clear picture of what closing costs will be of that home.

Tags: Home, Problems  ✍ Author: Alphonso Jackson

I don't think, 'Gee, I'd like to dress this person.' There was a picture in Us magazine. It was a jersey dress, and Courtney Love was wearing it. I have this thing about Courtney Love, this funny worship.

Tags: Funny, Love  ✍ Author: Marc Jacobs

I really never thought about the way I looked until boys came into the picture.

Tags: Thought, Until  ✍ Author: Bianca Jagger

A vision is not just a picture of what could be; it is an appeal to our better selves, a call to become something more.

Tags: Become, Vision  ✍ Author: Immanuel Kant

I think Russians today have a distorted picture of capitalism, liberal democracy and market economy.

Tags: Democracy, Today  ✍ Author: John Kasich

A picture story just doesn't run like a film. It doesn't have 24 frames per second. It doesn't deal with this illusion of movement.

Tags: Film, Story  ✍ Author: Erich Kastner

I just spend my life studying the manufacture of sound and picture and my education, if you like, has come from what I've chosen to make sounds and pictures on.

Tags: Education, Life  ✍ Author: Tony Kaye

Every picture that is successful has one little miracle in it.

Tags: Miracle, Successful  ✍ Author: Elia Kazan

I'm a working actor so I never really pick a film because of a genre, and I don't really turn them down because of genre. Anything that's unlike the picture I just finished is always more interesting.

Tags: Film, Working  ✍ Author: David Keith

The postman wants an autograph. The cab driver wants a picture. The waitress wants a handshake. Everyone wants a piece of you.

Tags: Everyone, Wants  ✍ Author: John Lennon

I give a percentage of the earnings to the Motion Picture Home.

Tags: Give, Home  ✍ Author: James MacArthur

Basically we just created our own label, but again we just did it to document our own music and create our own thing, so the major labels were just always out of our picture, we're not interested.

Tags: Again, Music  ✍ Author: Ian MacKaye

I just don't understand how people can get so caught up in having their picture taken.

Tags: Taken, Understand  ✍ Author: Anthony Mackie

I was a bridesmaid at a wedding in one picture.

Tags: Wedding  ✍ Author: Dorothy Malone

To sum it all up: It was a great picture to do; I just wish it had never been released.

Tags: Great, Wish  ✍ Author: Jack Nance

As Peter Bogdanovich would say of Paper Moon: Ryan's wonderful in it, and he sat there and watched the kid steal the picture.

Tags: Moon, Wonderful  ✍ Author: Tatum O\'Neal

I did a picture for the First Barbie doll box.

Tags: Barbie, Box  ✍ Author: Heather O\'Rourke

My first audition was an open call and I had no picture and no resume - that's how clueless I was. I just thought I could show up.

Tags: Show, Thought  ✍ Author: William Odom

I'm the type of person who would rather stay home than get my picture taken.

Tags: Home, Rather  ✍ Author: Ashley Olsen

The trick to forgetting the big picture is to look at everything close-up.

Tags: Big, Forgetting  ✍ Author: Chuck Palahniuk

I'm always looking for a kind of new musical entity to sort of move into a motion picture venue.

Tags: Looking, Move  ✍ Author: Brian De Palma

These days, it takes only seconds - seconds - for a picture, a photo, to suddenly become an international headline.

Tags: Become, Days  ✍ Author: Leon Panetta

Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding. Hold this picture tenaciously. Never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop the picture... Do not build up obstacles in your imagination.

Tags: Mind, Yourself  ✍ Author: Norman Vincent Peale

And I had known Peter O'Toole before in London. And I'd liked him very much. And the thought of being in a picture with him was very challenging to me. And he was playing the starring role.

Tags: Him, Thought  ✍ Author: Anthony Quinn

An obsessive attention to the news, I've realized, only serves to paint a picture of the world as a throbbing blob of dysfunction, most news falling somewhere on a scale from disappointing to calamitous.

Tags: Attention, News  ✍ Author: Josh Radnor

Every picture has been a learning opportunity for me.

Tags: Learning  ✍ Author: Sam Raimi

I wouldn't use the same color in a picture in more than one place.

Tags: Color, Place  ✍ Author: Robert Rauschenberg

There are moments that you suffer a lot, moments you won't photograph. There are some people you like better than others. But you give, you receive, you cherish, you are there. When you are really there, you know when you see the picture later what you are seeing.

Tags: Give, Others  ✍ Author: Sebastiao Salgado

Think of an abstract painting as very, very low relief - a thing, not a picture.

Tags: Painting, Relief  ✍ Author: Jerry Saltz

It's easier to replace a dead man than a good picture.

Tags: Dead, Good  ✍ Author: George Bernard Shaw

In France we have a law which doesn't allow the press to publish a photo that you didn't approve. It lets the paparazzi take the picture, but if they publish this picture, you have the choice to sue the newspaper. So me, I always sued them.

Tags: Choice, Law  ✍ Author: Audrey Tautou

If someone's dumb enough to offer me a million dollars to make a picture, I'm certainly not dumb enough to turn it down.

Tags: Enough, Someone  ✍ Author: Elizabeth Taylor

Acting is the physical representation of a mental picture and the projection of an emotional concept.

Tags: Acting, Emotional  ✍ Author: Laurette Taylor

Newlyweds, they have this ideal, this picture of what marriage is like, something similar of their favorite memories growing up. If only it were that simple.

Tags: Marriage, Simple  ✍ Author: Teyana Taylor

Forget it, Louis, no Civil War picture ever made a nickel.

Tags: Forget, War  ✍ Author: Irving Thalberg

I knew when my career was over. In 1965 my baseball card came out with no picture.

Tags: Baseball, Career  ✍ Author: Bob Uecker

In the middle of my third Hollywood picture The Magician, the earthquake hit Hollywood. Not the real earthquake. Just the talkies.

Tags: Hit, Real  ✍ Author: Conrad Veidt

Excuse me for harrowing you with this picture of war. But I am very full of it at present.

Tags: Present, War  ✍ Author: Edward Wadsworth

Natalie's estate is handled by Global Icons, and they police the world so her picture isn't on a T-shirt or coffee cup unless we approve of it.

Tags: Coffee, Her  ✍ Author: Robert Wagner

I seldom ever missed a Gary Cooper picture if I could manage to see it.

Tags: Missed, Seldom  ✍ Author: Clint Walker

Anyone who would let Gary Cooper and the entire cast go charging on horseback without first finding out what kind of footing the horses had is nuts and cannot possibly direct a motion picture.

Tags: Anyone, Cannot  ✍ Author: Dick York

I had done my first picture and I didn't have anything to do for awhile. I was asked to come back to New York and do Bus Stop in the role of the cowboy opposite Kim Stanley.

Tags: Done, Stop  ✍ Author: Dick York

Sloanes aren't cafe society or NYLON hedge-funders with million-pound bonuses, or London Eurotrash wearing upgraded style anglais. Ann Barr's and my original picture of them in 'The Official Sloane Ranger Handbook,' published in 1982, was of an upper-middle-class world, conservative and fairly homogeneous, united by old attitudes and institutions.

Tags: Old, Society  ✍ Author: Peter York

I don't want to paint a picture of total gloom and doom.

Tags: Paint, Total  ✍ Author: Fareed Zakaria

'The Sound of Music' did more damage to the industry than any other picture. Everyone tried to copy it. We were the biggest offenders.

Tags: Everyone, Music  ✍ Author: Richard D. Zanuck

A revolution is not a dinner party, or writing an essay, or painting a picture, or doing embroidery.

Tags: Revolution, Writing  ✍ Author: Mao Zedong

Know what you're trying to do before you do it. Turning knobs at random isn't enlightening any more than throwing paint at a wall blindfolded will let you paint a nice picture.

Tags: Nice, Trying  ✍ Author: Steve Albini

We live in an image society. Speeches are not what anybody cares about; what they care about is the picture.

Tags: Care, Society  ✍ Author: Madeleine Albright

The riot isn't seen in the movie, but it is alluded to. He has this one speech that gives a great sense of texture and paints a picture of what was happening in Harlem then.

Tags: Great, Sense  ✍ Author: Debbie Allen

Professional people make everything look perfect, they make everything that you're wearing look great, if it's in a picture or on the runway.

Tags: Great, Perfect  ✍ Author: Alessandra Ambrosio

I never have taken a picture I've intended. They're always better or worse.

Tags: Taken, Worse  ✍ Author: Diane Arbus

I realize that I had the best of serious picture journalism.

Tags: Best, Serious  ✍ Author: Eve Arnold

A lot of these kids I think are more content just to be on Facebook and the computer than they are to actually go out. They just really want to get a picture to post to their buddies, and that's about it.

Tags: Actually, Kids  ✍ Author: Dave Attell

I destroy things every day in the act of working and often recall a picture I had considered finished in order to rework it.

Tags: Often, Working  ✍ Author: Frank Auerbach

Always point your finger at the chest of the person with whom you are being photographed. You will appear dynamic. And no photo editor can crop you from the picture.

Tags: Photo, Point  ✍ Author: Ken Auletta

A photographic portrait is a picture of someone who knows he is being photographed, and what he does with this knowledge is as much a part of the photograph as what he's wearing or how he looks.

Tags: Knowledge, Someone  ✍ Author: Richard Avedon

I'm very visionary, very big picture.

Tags: Big, Visionary  ✍ Author: Max Azria

A green-light meeting is when the decision is made finally whether or not to make a given picture.

Tags: Decision, Whether  ✍ Author: Peter Bart