Events Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Events

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It's rare that I actually have a story in my head. I have events or 'what's the next move?' Like, Maggie, 'where's she going to go in this story, where's she going to end up?' Then the story has to fill in the in-between, and that comes as I'm starting it.
~By Jaime Hernandez ~


In order to accommodate to change and to the contrast of phenomena, the intellect does not require any shocks and inner upheavals; it is only through such upheavals that the more conservative mind could accommodate to the metropolitan rhythm of events.
~By Georg Simmel ~


The events of childhood do not pass, but repeat themselves like seasons of the year.
~By Eleanor Farjeon ~


It was but then, when you're, one of the great poisonous events that have infected us all who were in South Africa is that the idea of difference is drip fed into your veins. It's that that you fight.
~By Janet Suzman ~


Instead, I was interested in what I guess I could call narrative indeterminacy, in questioning the apparent, taken-for-granted authority of any particular representation of the events in question.
~By Peter Straub ~


The idea of being a foreign correspondent and wandering the world and witnessing great events, having adventures and covering the activities of world leaders, appealed to me greatly. It was a very glamorous life in those days.
~By Alan Cranston ~


Once you begin to explain or excuse all events on racial grounds, you begin to indulge in the perilous mythology of race.
~By James Earl Jones ~


Cartoons have always been an enjoyment to me... a relaxation... I get my ideas from everyday events.
~By Matthew Ashford ~


Writing Part of the Scenery has been a very different experience. I have been reminded of people and events, real and imaginary which have been part of my life. This book is a celebration of the land which means so much to me.
~By Mary Wesley ~


Man has but three events in his life: to be born, to live, and to die. He is not conscious of his birth, he suffers at his death and he forgets to live.
~By Jean de la Bruyere ~


The enemy of the conventional wisdom is not ideas but the march of events.
~By John Kenneth Galbraith ~


One gets into a strange psychological, almost hypnotic, state of mind while on the firing line which probably prevents the mind's eye from observing and noticing things in a normal way.
~By Fritz Kreisler ~


I have been able to travel all over the country and see many places that I probably never would have visited. I have also participated in many charity events for worthy causes.
~By Rob Mariano ~


The personal appearances and red carpet events are very glitzy, but it's a bit false.
~By Enya ~


We are busy planning the launch of the channel. I am busy planning all kinds of events that go on the channel without me. I have started producing a sound for the channel.
~By Howard Stern ~


Art is the most beautiful deception of all. And although people try to incorporate the everyday events of life in it, we must hope that it will remain a deception lest it become a utilitarian thing, sad as a factory.
~By Claude Debussy ~


If I haven't made myself clear, this worrisome chain of events describes the game of the nineteenth century.
~By John Thorn ~


The situation in the region is flammable and may explode at any moment, because of the crucial events and because of the absence of justice in executing the international legitimacy resolutions, regarding the Israeli Arab cause and the oppression on Palestinians by Israelis.
~By Ali A. Saleh ~


The French are the wittiest, the most charming, and up to the present, at all events, the least musical race on Earth.
~By Stendhal ~


What we have to do is put this in a coherent form for them at the end of the day, and on the big events, give them the kind of context that they deserve.
~By Tom Brokaw ~


A president either is constantly on top of events or, if he hesitates, events will soon be on top of him. I never felt that I could let up for a moment.
~By Harry S. Truman ~


History is a facsimile of events held together by finally biographical information.
~By Robert Smithson ~


A nobler example, because a less personal one, of the pinch of poverty, is when it prevents the accomplishment of some cherished scheme for the benefit of the human race.
~By James Payn ~


When they call the slightest spending reductions 'painful', we will say 'If government spending prevents pain, why are we suffering so much of it?' And 'If you want to experience real pain, just stay on the track we are on.'
~By Mitch Daniels ~


I was sent there by the Free Congress Committee, headed by Paul Weyrich. Fred Smith and I were sent down as observers, with reporters' credentials, so we could witness the events.
~By Dixie Lee Ray ~


I've been lucky to broadcast some great events and to broadcast the exploits of some great players.
~By Ernie Harwell ~


There is a time when we must firmly choose the course which we will follow or the endless drift of events will make the decision for us.
~By Herbert Prochnow ~


Tim sends me a fairly ambitious workup in notebook form noting the passages we're going to cover and the chronology of the biblical events, and his commentaries on those things he's read and written.
~By Jerry B. Jenkins ~


I began demonstrating against serious culture. In hindsight, the actual course of events has been very humiliating for me, because no one picked up on the intellectual critique I made.
~By Henry Flynt ~


Turn where we may, within, around, the voice of great events is proclaiming to us, Reform, that you may preserve!
~By Thomas B. Macaulay ~


It's not the events of our lives that shape us, but our beliefs as to what those events mean.
~By Tony Robbins ~


Justice is my being allowed to do whatever I like. Injustice is whatever prevents my doing so.
~By Samuel Butler ~


If men could regard the events of their own lives with more open minds, they would frequently discover that they did not really desire the things they failed to obtain.
~By Andre Maurois ~


I did not in late November start the plethora of linking my private life with public events again.
~By David Blunkett ~


I've done a lot of Super Bowls and appeared in a lot of big, big events and places and the Masters and what have you, but there was nothing as intimidating as speaking with Billy Graham.
~By Pat Summerall ~


I have been blessed to see visions of eternity; and events in my future that have been important for me to foresee, have been revealed to me.
~By Clayton Christensen ~


There is one type of ideal woman very seldom described in poetry - the old maid, the woman whom sorrow or misfortune prevents from fulfilling her natural destiny.
~By Lafcadio Hearn ~


None of us know all the potentialities that slumber in the spirit of the population, or all the ways in which that population can surprise us when there is the right interplay of events.
~By Vaclav Havel ~


People to whom nothing has ever happened cannot understand the unimportance of events.
~By T. S. Eliot ~


My intention was to enroll at McGill University but an unexpected series of events led me to study physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
~By Sidney Altman ~


Journalism is concerned with events, poetry with feelings. Journalism is concerned with the look of the world, poetry with the feel of the world.
~By Archibald MacLeish ~


The rich are not born sceptical or cynical. They are made that way by events, circumstances.
~By Paul Getty ~


Since the goal of my programs is to show audiences how humor can both help them heal as well as deal with not-so-funny stuff, I decided to discuss the events of the previous week, the pain all of us were feeling, and how humor and some laughter might be beneficial.
~By Allen Klein ~


That's the difference between golf and many other sports. You go to some other sporting events, they just leave you or give you the cold shoulder and move on.
~By Bernhard Langer ~


What you compose with is neither here nor there, you compose with words, or you compose with stone plants and trees, or you compose with events; the Sheriff's officer, or whatever.
~By Ian Hamilton Finlay ~


Every person, all the events of your life are there because you have drawn them there. What you choose to do with them is up to you.
~By Richard Bach ~


I open events for museums and I do charity work and photography.
~By Bill Wyman ~


I found myself getting more publicly shy when the gala events and big crowds started. Some people embrace it. To me, it's not worth enough to risk my private life being public.
~By Matt Damon ~


I believe that the will of the people is resolved by a strong leadership. Even in a democratic society, events depend on a strong leadership with a strong power of persuasion, and not on the opinion of the masses.
~By Yitzhak Shamir ~


We speculate as to what is in store for us. But we not only undergo events, we in part cause them or at least influence their course. We have not only to study them but to act.
~By Emily Greene Balch ~


Often what we do is open our house for various charity events. I don't seat according to protocol. I don't invite people because of who they are in the administration or their positions of power. The few who do come, are there because I like them.
~By Sally Quinn ~


A proper family diary with everyone's events and parties in it really helps organise the household.
~By Anthea Turner ~


The trite answer is that everything is true but none of it happened. It is emotionally true, but the events, the plotting, the narrative, isn't true of my life, though I've experienced most of the emotions experienced by the characters in the play.
~By Patrick Marber ~


In the tumult of men and events, solitude was my temptation; now it is my friend. What other satisfaction can be sought once you have confronted History?
~By Charles de Gaulle ~


I do have a library of events I can talk about and I always expect to find a different point of view on it so even if I talk about the same event in the same town it's fresh.
~By Leo Kottke ~


Johns Hopkins introduced me to two defining events in my life: commitment to biomedical research and meeting my future wife, Mary.
~By Peter Agre ~


The events of the day inspired me to become a lawyer.
~By Christopher Darden ~


No one is immune from the larger events of his or her time - the Depression, World War II, civil rights, Vietnam, the spring of 1989 in China. These events intrude upon our lives and radically affect our directions.
~By Paul Tsongas ~


I have an adult emotional life and an editing system inside me which prevents me from being preposterously stupid.
~By Stephen Hopkins ~


The Holocaust also shows us how a combination of events and attitudes can erode a society's democratic values.
~By Tim Holden ~


News events are like Texas weather. If you don't like it, wait a minute.
~By Jessica Savitch ~


The Highlander was a documentary, and events happened in real time.
~By Dana Snyder ~


It can hardly be denied that such a demand quite arbitrarily limits the facts which are to be admitted as possible causes of the events which occur in the real world.
~By Friedrich August von Hayek ~


You give up your childhood. You miss proms and games and high-school events, and people say it's awful... I say it was a good trade. You miss something but I think I gained more than I lost.
~By Mary Lou Retton ~


We cannot make events. Our business is wisely to improve them.
~By Samuel Adams ~


Music is a means of giving form to our inner feelings, without attaching them to events or objects in the world.
~By George Santayana ~


Well the themes for me were and remain sex and love and grief and death - the things that make us and undo us, create and destroy, how we breed and disappear and the emotional context that surrounds these events.
~By Thomas Lynch ~


Like a kick in the butt, the force of events wakes slumberous talents.
~By Edward Hoagland ~


Events tend to recur in cycles.
~By W. Clement Stone ~


In war, events of importance are the result of trivial causes.
~By Julius Caesar ~


I have spent time discussing the American political system and current events in Taiwan with the junior diplomats, and they have repeatedly expressed their country's desire to avoid confrontation with China.
~By Michael K. Simpson ~


Life always kills you in the end, but first it prevents you from getting what you want.
~By Doug Coupland ~


A statesman... must wait until he hears the steps of God sounding through events, then leap up and grasp the hem of His garment.
~By Otto von Bismarck ~


The simultaneous reactions elicited all over the world by the reading of newspaper dispatches about the same events create, as it were, a common mental pulse beat for the whole of civilized mankind.
~By Christian Lous Lange ~


History is the story of events, with praise or blame.
~By Cotton Mather ~


I always work from an outline, so I know all the of the broad events and some of the finer details before I begin writing the book.
~By Mercedes Lackey ~


The rise of the Dutch Republic must ever be regarded as one of the leading events of modern times.
~By John Lothrop Motley ~


I want affection and tenderness desperately, but there's something in me that prevents me from handing it out.
~By Ethel Waters ~


I see myself more as an ambassador of the game. And I hope to bring chess to a higher level in the United States. Making bigger tournaments, more interesting events. Making it a respectable profession for young people to be able to pursue in the future.
~By Maurice Ashley ~


Since the events of September 11, we've rightfully changed our military strategy so we're now taking the fight to those individuals who aim to do us harm, rather than waiting for another atrocious attack to happen.
~By Jim Gerlach ~


We Americans are the best informed people on earth as to the events of the last twenty-four hours; we are the not the best informed as the events of the last sixty centuries.
~By Will Durant ~


One of the rules I try to follow is that normal people are going to be involved even in heroic events.
~By David Brin ~


True valor, on virtue founded strong, meets all events alike.
~By David Mallet ~


History is, in its essentials, the science of change. It knows and it teaches that it is impossible to find two events that are ever exactly alike, because the conditions from which they spring are never identical.
~By Marc Bloch ~


Accordingly, since nothing prevents the earth from moving, I suggest that we should now consider also whether several motions suit it, so that it can be regarded as one of the planets. For, it is not the center of all the revolutions.
~By Nicolaus Copernicus ~


We are very near the final climactic events that end with the Second Coming of Christ.
~By Hal Lindsey ~


Because I have a girlfriend, I try and take the straight and narrow path, which is good because it prevents VD.
~By Joe Rogan ~


I have made my living bearing witness to some of the most horrific events of the end of our century, at the end of the 20th century.
~By Christiane Amanpour ~


While all of these are important and significant events, it is the United States' foreign policy that furthers the advancement of freedoms and rights for women that is the most striking for me.
~By Ginny B. Waite ~


History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon.
~By Napoleon Bonaparte ~


I will support legislation that benefits the American worker and prevents the outsourcing of American jobs.
~By Ed Pastor ~


I like to create imaginary characters and events around a real historical situation. I want readers to feel: OK, this probably didn't happen, but it might have.
~By Ken Follett ~


Pictures can and do make a difference. Strong images of historical events do have an impact on society. They can help with change.
~By Charles Moore ~


We are the only beings on the planet who lead such rich internal lives that it's not the events that matter most to us, but rather, it's how we interpret those events that will determine how we think about ourselves and how we will act in the future.
~By Tony Robbins ~


Even if you walk exactly the same route each time - as with a sonnet - the events along the route cannot be imagined to be the same from day to day, as the poet's health, sight, his anticipations, moods, fears, thoughts cannot be the same.
~By A. R. Ammons ~


All strange and terrible events are welcome, but comforts we despise.
~By Cleopatra ~


I am more and more convinced that our happiness or our unhappiness depends far more on the way we meet the events of life than on the nature of those events themselves.
~By Wilhelm von Humboldt ~


Take events in your life seriously, take work seriously, but don't take yourself seriously, or you'll become affected, pompous and boring.
~By Shelley Duvall ~


I think that every so-called history book and film biography should be prefaced by the statement that what follows is the author's rendition of events and circumstances.
~By Barbara Kruger ~


There are no mistakes. The events we bring upon ourselves, no matter how unpleasant, are necessary in order to learn what we need to learn; whatever steps we take, they're necessary to reach the places we've chosen to go.
~By Richard Bach ~

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