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Kevin Keegan said if he had a blank sheet of paper, five names would be on it.
~By Alvin Martin ~


It was a requirement by the veterans to list the 57,000 names. We're reaching a time that we'll acknowledge the individual in a war on a national level.
~By Maya Lin ~


Rich kids gave us their old clothes. They were the best clothes we ever had. We were these very pure, naive, poor children. The rich kids called us a lot of names but it never bothered us because we didn't know what the words meant.
~By River Phoenix ~


The market for short stories is hard to break into, but a magazine editor isn't always looking for big names with which to sell his magazine - they're more willing to try stories by newcomers, if those tales are good.
~By Eric Brown ~


We have come to a turning point in the road. If we turn to the right mayhap our children and our children's children will go that way; but if we turn to the left, generations yet unborn will curse our names for having been unfaithful to God and to His Word.
~By Charles Spurgeon ~


My dad liked how January went with Jones. My sisters' names are Jina and Jacey Jones.
~By January Jones ~


They certainly give very strange names to diseases.
~By Plato ~


As he is one, so we call Him God, the Deity, the Divine Nature, and other names of the same signification.
~By John Hales ~


Call things by their right names - Glass of brandy and water! That is the current, but not the appropriate name; ask for a glass of liquid fire and distilled damnation.
~By Robert Hall ~


Gwyneth Paltrow names her kid Apple. I'm not going to let that stand.
~By Kathy Griffin ~


If you can't answer a man's arguments, all is not lost; you can still call him vile names.
~By Elbert Hubbard ~


Back then, everyone was Lana and Rock. No one had ethnic names.
~By Piper Laurie ~


Further, a document names and identifies the actual Red Light Bandits (plural), because in fact there are two.
~By Caryl Chessman ~


The Wild Wood is pretty well populated by now; with all the usual lot, good, bad, and indifferent - I name no names. It takes all sorts to make a world.
~By Kenneth Grahame ~


Words do not change their meanings so drastically in the course of centuries as, in our minds, names do in the course of a year or two.
~By Marcel Proust ~


So I had all the names, three names, and that's good to have on a soap.
~By Joan Van Ark ~


I don't want to name names, but the least I can say about rock and roll is that I'm suspicious.
~By Manuel Puig ~


When I handed over the names and compromised so many CIA agents in the Soviet Union, I had come to the conclusion that the loss of these sources to the U.S. would not compromise significant national defense, political, diplomatic interests.
~By Aldrich Ames ~


My solution to the problem would be to tell the North Vietnamese Communists frankly that they've got to drawn in their horns and stop their aggression or we're going to bomb them into the stone age.
~By Curtis Lemay ~


I technically have two last names, which is a lot of fun when you're making airline reservations.
~By Mackenzie Astin ~


He said true things, but called them by wrong names.
~By Elizabeth Barrett Browning ~


Jewish villages were built in the place of Arab villages. You do not even know the names of these Arab villages, and I do not blame you because geography books no longer exist.
~By Moshe Dayan ~


Ho joined the French socialist party, the first Vietnamese to be a member of a French political party.
~By Wilfred Burchett ~


The friendlies were South Vietnamese women and children, helpless victims in a war they did not understand.
~By John Whitehead ~


I couldn't begin to name names... in general I have found racers to be some of the most competitive people on the planet... and some of the nicest as well.
~By John Oates ~


Suburbia is where the developer bulldozes out the trees, then names the streets after them.
~By Bill Vaughan ~


My son don't have to say it loud, I'm black and I'm proud. He don't have to be called those crazy names.
~By James Brown ~


We changed the names of our technical schools to colleges, we expanded the eligibility for HOPE scholarships for technical training, and we added some formula funding.
~By Roy Barnes ~


With me it was that defending the Communist Party was something worse than naming the names.
~By Edward Dmytryk ~


I am financing the recording myself. So I have no big names to drop.
~By Holly Johnson ~


Programme names have been changed, and we have Andrew Neil saying he won't be using long words.
~By Jonathan Dimbleby ~


Fame is the inheritance not of the dead, but of the living. It is we who look back with lofty pride to the great names of antiquity.
~By William Hazlitt ~


People's fates are simplified by their names.
~By Elias Canetti ~


The only thing that would change would be the year, the names. It just got to be a repetitious life.
~By Darrell Royal ~


We moved in to help the Vietnamese defend their country and confront the Viet Cong.
~By William Westmoreland ~


My mind is vacant on names, but I know him as well as anything. When I need names they drop out of my head; when I don't need them they drop back.
~By Imogen Cunningham ~


I never heard of an old man forgetting where he had buried his money! Old people remember what interests them: the dates fixed for their lawsuits, and the names of their debtors and creditors.
~By Marcus Tullius Cicero ~


I think knowing people by first names, not by what they do sexually, is really what it's about. Not being afraid. Fear is the enemy. I've always been comfortable with being gay.
~By Herb Ritts ~


You see the names of places roundabout? They're mine now, and I've turned them inside out.
~By Andrew Motion ~


Who could look on these monuments without reflecting on the vanity of mortals in thus offering up testimonials of their respect for persons of whose very names posterity is ignorant?
~By Marguerite Gardiner ~


Titles are but nicknames, and every nickname is a title.
~By Thomas Paine ~


Names and theoretical things don't occur to me. If they do, I'm not doing my real playing mode.
~By Lee Konitz ~


Names were not so much dropped as thrown in a perpetual game of catch.
~By Robert Morley ~


I was with some Vietnamese recently, and some of them were smoking two cigarettes at the same time. That's the kind of customers we need!
~By Jesse Helms ~


Upon this the Hungarian ministers resigned, but the names submitted by the president of the council, at the demand of the king, were not approved of for successors.
~By Lajos Kossuth ~


I could give you some names of Workshop participants who are as good as many who are being published but haven't had the right editor recognize their merit or have not been adequately published.
~By James Gunn ~


And so with all things: names were vital and important.
~By Algernon H. Blackwood ~


When I need names they drop out of my head; when I don't need them they drop back.
~By Imogen Cunningham ~


The Vietnamese people deeply love independence, freedom and peace. But in the face of United States aggression they have risen up, united as one man.
~By Ho Chi Minh ~


Proper names are rigid designators.
~By Saul Kripke ~


I know acts and I'm not going to name names but these people sold ten million copies the first time and the second album sells three million and it's considered a failure and they're dropped and that's really a shame.
~By Gerry Beckley ~


How simple a thing it seems to me that to know ourselves as we are, we must know our mothers names.
~By Alice Walker ~


Names are changed more readily than doctrines, and doctrines more readily than ceremonies.
~By Thomas Love Peacock ~


My little scam in April '85 went like this: Give me $50,000; here's some names of some people we've recruited.
~By Aldrich Ames ~


You know you're getting old when all the names in your black book have M. D. after them.
~By Harrison Ford ~


I am not making spiteful assertions now but merely stating the facts-that, for instance, among Hungarian generals there is such a considerable percentage of men of German origin, who of course had, in most cases, to alter their names if they wanted to get anywhere.
~By Heinrich Himmler ~


Nicknames stick to people, and the most ridiculous are the most adhesive.
~By Thomas Chandler Haliburton ~


Why don't the names of Buddha, Mohammed, Confucius offend people? The reason is that these others didn't claim to be God, but Jesus did.
~By Josh McDowell ~


Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
~By John F. Kennedy ~


They have all different names for music. I think the music I'm going to change the style with is going to be really, really big-years and years after I'm gone.
~By Ike Turner ~


I remember a couple of instrumental albums, just don't ask the names.
~By Jim Sullivan ~


Nevertheless there are certain peaks, canons, and clear meadow spaces which are above all compassing of words, and have a certain fame as of the nobly great to whom we give no familiar names.
~By Mary Austin ~


I nicknamed everyone in the gym. It was easier than remembering their names.
~By Joe Gold ~


I confused things with their names: that is belief.
~By Jean-Paul Sartre ~


Names and individuals are unimportant when Germany's final fate is at stake.
~By Franz von Papen ~


Names, once they are in common use, quickly become mere sounds, their etymology being buried, like so many of the earth's marvels, beneath the dust of habit.
~By Salman Rushdie ~


An art whose medium is language will always show a high degree of critical creativeness, for speech is itself a critique of life: it names, it characterizes, it passes judgment, in that it creates.
~By Thomas Mann ~


I have fallen in love with American names, the sharp names that never get fat.
~By Stephen Vincent Benet ~


I printed a list of Irish names from the Internet and my husband, Dave, saw Finley on the list. I really liked it but didn't want to scare Dave off with my enthusiasm. So I used a little reverse psychology and let him think it was his idea.
~By Holly Marie Combs ~


Though we may know Him by a thousand names, He is one and the same to us all.
~By Mohandas Gandhi ~


I'm not called Jude Law, I have three names; I'm called 'Hunk Jude Law' or 'Heartthrob Jude Law'. In England anyway, that's my full name. That's the cheap language that's thrown around, that sums you up in one little bracket. It doesn't look at your life. But if one looks beyond, there is actually a little bit more.
~By Jude Law ~


My thought was I should try to stick with names that people may recognize like Robert Johnson, Son House, and Hoagy Carmichael, so if somebody cared to research, they would find a wealth of material.
~By John Mellencamp ~


The economic picture in the States today doesn't allow for jazz concerts in a tour fashion. People now are too used to the Festival, which gives them more names for the same price.
~By Norman Granz ~


Those who cultivate moral confusion for profit should understand this: we will name their names and shame them as they deserve to be shamed.
~By Bob Dole ~


Names are what people sometimes use to excuse their thoughts and actions towards you.
~By Simon Travaglia ~


The only thing I ever withheld from the KGB were the names of two agents whom I personally had known and handled and had a particular feeling for.
~By Aldrich Ames ~


My father was Catholic, my mother was Protestant, and because of that I got Christened in both churches, so I've got all these names... but my Dad always called me Mick.
~By Mickey Spillane ~


I wanted to make a human monster. His name is Coffin Baby. The idea is based on a group of people from Pasadena whose names I can't mention. His mother died and during the funeral, this baby came out of her in the coffin.
~By Tobe Hooper ~


They put their feelers out for all the names and then they'll cast you up to the point a name steps up, and then it doesn't matter how much they love you, there's a certain marketing value on that name, and there you go.
~By Josh Holloway ~


All I know for certain is that reading is of the most intense importance to me; if I were not able to read, to revisit old favorites and experiment with names new to me, I would be starved - probably too starved to go on writing myself.
~By Penelope Lively ~


Well, if I am not vulgar, neither is my book. I wrote myself. Suggestiveness is always vulgar. But truth never. My book is not even remotely suggestive. I call things by their names. That is all.
~By Mary MacLane ~


Men of vision. Oh, I love the fine names men give each other to hide their greed and lust for adventure.
~By Charles MacArthur ~


Though the names karma yoga and sannyasa are different, the truth at the heart of both is the same.
~By Vinoba Bhave ~


The Eskimos had fifty-two names for snow because it was important to them: there ought to be as many for love.
~By Margaret Atwood ~


If I could remember the names of all these particles, I'd be a botanist.
~By Enrico Fermi ~


There are, in the King case in particular, e names of confidential informants, persons to whom we promised confidentiality in return for their testimony. We have put their testimony in the public domain, but feel that their names should continue to be anonymous.
~By Louis Stokes ~


George Murphy tagged that name "Butch" on me years ago. We were all at a party and he went around tagging names on people that didn't fit them.
~By Cesar Romero ~


I miss the personalization that Vegas was - there were showroom captains and all the dealers knew the gamblers by their first names.
~By Wayne Newton ~


I call everyone 'Darling' because I can't remember their names.
~By Zsa Zsa Gabor ~


The music industry is a strange combination of having real and intangible assets: pop bands are brand names in themselves, and at a given stage in their careers their name alone can practically gaurantee hit records.
~By Richard Branson ~


I keep lists of names of people that I have met, a list of things to do day by day as well as a log of how my time is consumed throughout the day. It's a very important part of my personal discipline.
~By Bob Graham ~


These names: gay, queer, homosexual are limiting. I would love to finish with them. We're going to have to decide which terms to use and where we use them. For me to use the word "queer" is a liberation; it was a word that frightened me, but no longer.
~By Derek Jarman ~


I don't think that the Pulitzer should be given the way it is. I think the competition should be anonymous. I think completely different people would win it if the names were taken off because a lot of it is done on relationships and names.
~By John Corigliano ~


God hath made it a debt which one saint owes to another to carry their names to a throne of grace.
~By William Gurnall ~


After all these years I had the privilege of naming my private part, cause we have nicknames. So I named my private part pride... it's not much but at least I have my pride.
~By Jay London ~


Although I wasn't able to get a visa for Vietnam, I was able to talk with swift boat veterans to get a feel for the time and place, and I visited a tropical prison in the Philippines to get a sense of what a Vietnamese prison might have been like.
~By Tony Hillerman ~


How much more must this be so in my own case for I am conscious not only of the great names and achievements of those who have preceded me, but also of the living presence of many of my masters and teachers.
~By Cecil Frank Powell ~


First you forget names, then you forget faces. Next you forget to pull your zipper up and finally, you forget to pull it down.
~By George Burns ~


I decided that I would be one of the biggest new names; and I actually had some little fancy business cards printed up to announce it, 'Count Basie. Beware, the Count is Here.'
~By Count Basie ~


Johnson had been the most powerful man in the world, yet the North Vietnamese and the Vietcong had resisted, overcome his power, broken his will.
~By Stephen Ambrose ~

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