Pressure Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Pressure

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The dark outside world of Paris under German occupation exerted a strong containing pressure.
~By Gerard Debreu ~


Our community is like many around the country that have, as the gentleman from New York referenced, sophisticated planning and zoning regulations. These are elements that are developed as a result of local community pressure to balance interests.
~By Earl Blumenauer ~


The denominational world tries to pressure its members to focus on the birth of Christ, but in doing so layers of guilt are imposed, and competition gets complicated as one Christmas program tries to outdo the other.
~By John Clayton ~


You had to decompress the pressure before the race. I taught my heart to relax. I lay down before the race. It gave me more energy just before the race.
~By Emerson Fittipaldi ~


It must be a terrible pressure to have to go to the office.
~By Jilly Cooper ~


The Nixon administration really put a lot of pressure on CBS not to run the second broadcast.
~By Ben Bradlee ~


The pressure people put on themselves and the rivalry between the teams is much more marked. And I think that's a good thing. As long as that rivalry remains within the spirit of competition, it con only spur everyone on.
~By Eric Cantona ~


You're under pressure when you produce facts. You're working with facts in journalism, but you're under all kinds of formal constraints; there are expectations.
~By Denis Johnson ~


Pressure is a word that is misused in our vocabulary. When you start thinking of pressure, it's because you've started to think of failure.
~By Tommy Lasorda ~


I don't see any move toward international pressure to stabilize the situation.
~By Sydney Schanberg ~


It is fatal for any body of workers to have forever hanging from the fringes of its skirts other bodies on a level just below its own; for that means continual pressure downward, additional difficulty to be overcome in the struggle to maintain reasonable rates of wages.
~By Florence Kelley ~


And this thesis is somewhat connected with general social and political observations, because it establishes the fact that the number of consumers is considerably larger than the number of producers, a fact which exercises a not inconsiderable social and political pressure.
~By Hjalmar Schacht ~


I think the greatest amount of pressure is the pressure I place on myself. So in a way I chose to be alone.
~By Cathy Freeman ~


It's all false pressure; you put the heat on yourself, you get it from the networks and record companies and movie studios. You put more pressure on yourself to make everything that much harder.
~By John Belushi ~


Now, I have big-money offers on three movies, and I have director approval. That's kind of scary,' he says. 'No directors have been attached. That's a lot of pressure on me.
~By Cuba Gooding, Jr. ~


The widespread diffusion of nuclear weapons would make many nations able, and in some cases also create the pressure, to aggravate an on-going crisis, or even touch off a war between two other powers for purposes of their own.
~By Herman Kahn ~


My point here is I think international pressures of our acting unilaterally again are going to be such that the administration will say, well, we just can't take this on now.
~By Lawrence Eagleburger ~


Business chief executive officers and their boards succumb to the pressures of the financial markets and their fears of takeovers and pour out their energies to produce quarterly earnings - at the expense of building their companies for the long term.
~By J. Irwin Miller ~


I've learned to relax more. Everybody feels pressure in what they do, maybe mine is just a little different because there doesn't seem to be enough hours in the day to accomplish what I want to.
~By Tom Cruise ~


The traditional Christian attitude toward human personality was that human nature was essentially good and that it was formed and modified by social pressures and training.
~By Carroll Quigley ~


I'm not totally altruistic. I've always had great career ambitions. But it has to come out in an organic way. If you push yourself out beyond where you are supposed to be, there's this pressure.
~By David Friedman ~


It takes the pressure off of your better players to know they don't always have to be on top of their game for the team to do well.
~By Cal Hubbard ~


I have been under considerable pressure to buy at least a laptop computer. I have always turned the suggestions down for the reason that I have never done creative work on a typewriter. There is to me a lack of empathy.
~By Winston Graham ~


The work requires a moderately large investment in technological and theoretical developments and long periods of time to carry them out, without the pressure to achieve quick or short term results.
~By Aaron Klug ~


All over the place, from the popular culture to the propaganda system, there is constant pressure to make people feel that they are helpless, that the only role they can have is to ratify decisions and to consume.
~By Noam Chomsky ~


I was always crazy about New York, dependent on it, scared of it - well, it is dangerous - but beyond that there was the pressure of being young and of not yet having done work you really liked, trademark work, breakthrough work.
~By Harold Brodkey ~


At this level, you put a lot of pressure on yourself as a player to perform and do well.
~By Mats Sundin ~


When people put that sort of pressure on you, you're worried that people won't want to receive you.
~By Gavin DeGraw ~


Unfortunately the Republican tax cut will deny important revenues to many states facing their own deficits. This will create greater pressure for higher state and local taxes.
~By Dick Durbin ~


My Dad was my biggest supporter. He never put pressure on me.
~By Bobby Orr ~


And I think the rolling polls put more pressure on them to sustain their beliefs and to improve their delivery of the policy and their delivery of the ideas so that they can garner support for whatever principle they're articulating.
~By Jim Bolger ~


It may interest you to know that my breakup with Terry and this mystery did not happen concurrently in real life. That is a writer's device, which places Gabriel under even greater pressure when the mystery begins to reveal itself.
~By Armistead Maupin ~


We had four different sets and built 38 flats to use as walls, so we had a major production going on. It's so much fun when you're controlling it, but it's also so much pressure.
~By Maria Menounos ~


We worked under a lot of pressure... three days to do an episode, sometimes two in a week, 39 episodes a year.
~By Lloyd Bridges ~


Everyting negative - pressure, challenges - is all an opportunity for me to rise.
~By Kobe Bryant ~


You can almost taste the pressure now.
~By Vin Scully ~


The pressures, I don't really like to think about the pressures, I like to solve them, you know what I mean. I could sit here and complain about pressures but nobody wants to hear about pressures.
~By Rick Danko ~


Our recent 5-year labour agreements, in Canada as well as the United States, are based upon experience, logic and principle rather than on pressure, propaganda and force.
~By Charles E. Wilson ~


There's a hysterical, tired sense of humor that comes after working 14 hours a day, six days a week. I like those things because they take the pressure off the constant stress.
~By Tom Berenger ~


In those days there was not so much pressure on us.
~By Just Fontaine ~


I opposed Clinton's budget deal in 1997 because he brought in $115 billion cut in Medicare that created greater pressure for providers not to participate.
~By David Obey ~


Whereas money is a means to an end for a filmmaker, to the corporate mind money is the end. Right now, I think independent film is very confused, because there's excess pressure in the marketplace for entertainment to pay off.
~By Robert Redford ~


Being Elvis Presley's daughter is a whole lot of pressure. It's been a constant burden in my life.
~By Lisa Marie Presley ~


I don't feel any pressure from fans. But I'm always in some kind of state of emotional turmoil. I would not describe myself as happy-go-lucky. That's not to say that I'm not happy.
~By Paul Simon ~


Whenever it's suggested that our sponsors have some kind of influence or control of what we cover in some kind of censorship through financial pressure, it's rubbish. That's never happened.
~By Morley Safer ~


Pressure and stress is the common cold of the psyche.
~By Andrew Denton ~


Music has become a bigger business, and with that there is more pressure to succeed; I think that it creates a negative pressure for being creative.
~By Jerry Harrison ~


Take young researchers, put them together in virtual seclusion, give them an unprecedented degree of freedom and turn up the pressure by fostering competitiveness.
~By James D. Watson ~


They thought that I was a man with reasonable judgment, so I was never under pressure from my parents; I could do whatever I wanted. I never had a negative word from them, nothing whatsoever.
~By Shimon Peres ~


A systemic cleansing and detox is definitely the way to go after each holiday. It is the key to fighting high blood pressure, heart disease, cancer, and other health-related illnesses.
~By Lee Haney ~


I no longer feel pressure to produce fiction.
~By George Murray ~


Pressure is playing for ten dollars when you don't have a dime in your pocket.
~By Lee Trevino ~


The relentless pressures of the so-called marketplace have distorted all our culture industries.
~By Mark Crispin Miller ~


The increase in inequality in income is a longtime trend, but the pressure on middle- and low-income workers is going up rapidly. Especially if they live in an area where there are high housing and gas prices, like California.
~By Alice Rivlin ~


I think, on a larger note, that filmmakers and studios should start to tuck it in a little bit, because films wouldn't have the pressure they have if the word wasn't out about how expensive they were.
~By Ted Demme ~


Therefore, if one were to consider that there was virtually no possibility of success through the US-Japan negotiations, the military and economic pressures would only force Japan into further crisis if time were allowed to pass in vain.
~By Hideki Tojo ~


A sold-out house my first night back. Do you have any idea what kinda pressure that is? I could have been at home in my warm bed, playing Nintendo.
~By Richard Pryor ~


There needs to be more pressure on the Mexican government to stop the drugs and illegal immigrants on their side of the border instead of exporting them to the U.S.
~By Timothy Murphy ~


The pressures having grown up in this business can be really rough. And it is a testament to you that you have remained focused and NOT lost your mind.
~By Keenen Ivory Wayans ~


Judges rule on the basis of law, not public opinion, and they should be totally indifferent to pressures of the times.
~By Warren E. Burger ~


If we intensify our efforts we can have a cloned baby within a year or two, but I don't know whether we can intensify our efforts to that extent. We're not really under pressure to deliver a cloned baby to this world. What we are under pressure to do is to deliver a cloned baby that is a healthy one.
~By Panayiotis Zavos ~


If you don't know how to hold a board, you're going to look phony. That's was the biggest pressure for me was to have that respect and to look up to that.
~By John Robinson ~


I wouldn't want the pressure of a Six Feet Under or the pressure of improvising like Curb Your Enthusiasm.
~By Robert Englund ~


It was a lot of pressure, but I loved working with Tim and I loved working with Adrian.
~By Elizabeth Pena ~


And let me take one of the explanations most commonly given: Analysts were pressured to reach conclusions that would fit the political agenda of one or another administration. I deeply think that is a wrong explanation.
~By David Kay ~


The line between good and evil is permeable and almost anyone can be induced to cross it when pressured by situational forces.
~By Philip Zimbardo ~


Food fighters in Japan think of themselves as athletes. They have a higher recognition of the game and are constantly thinking about records. I probably won't continue for long because it puts pressure on the body. But I am at the age where I can perform my best.
~By Takeru Kobayashi ~


There's a lot more pressure on me at United. There are people out there trying to shoot you down.
~By Wayne Rooney ~


The pressure suit helps if something goes wrong during launch or re-entry - astronauts have a way to parachute off the shuttle. The suits protect you from loss of pressure in case of emergency.
~By Sally Ride ~


Over the last six years, airlines have experienced severe financial pressure to leave smaller communities, making demands on the EAS program even greater.
~By Nick Rahall ~


I was putting myself under enormous pressure to be successful.
~By Kenny Dalglish ~


Talking is a hydrant in the yard and writing is a faucet upstairs in the house. Opening the first takes the pressure off the second.
~By Robert Frost ~


Our society has changed in unforeseeable ways since Social Security was created. For example, we are living longer, healthier, and more productive lives and while this is all great news, this has also placed added pressure on America's retirement system.
~By Norm Coleman ~


The major studios don't differ very much from one another as they all operate under essentially the same principles and pressure.
~By Douglas Wood ~


The three-thousand hitting thing was the first time I let individual pressure get to me. I was uptight about it. When I saw the hit going through, I had a sigh of relief more than anything.
~By Carl Yastrzemski ~


There's always going to be that pressure when you're in front of the camera. When you're famous it's just an extreme version of reality and there's a pressure to look a certain way.
~By Geri Halliwell ~


As a player you are always made to feel welcome, but at the same time, there is too much pressure.
~By David Gower ~


But these realities will make themselves felt soon enough and while I am certainly not asking you to close your eyes to the experiences of earlier generations, I want to advise you not to conform too soon and to resist the pressure of practical necessity.
~By Felix Bloch ~


I think when you're doing a lead role, there is so much more pressure. If you fail, not only do you fail, but everybody else fails, too. As opposed to when it's a supporting role and it's only you that sucked.
~By Leelee Sobieski ~


It's always an enormous pressure when you do a sequel. The demands are so high, and it's expensive.
~By Jan de Bont ~


Do I regret taking the company public? Yes and no. Yes, because it put us under enormous pressure for a young company to go public at that point in its history, something you never could have done in the old days.
~By David Talbot ~


I have two favorite songs. My first is called 'Dance of The Robe' and it's a very powerful number where she is feeling the pressure from her people to take on the responsibility of leading them.
~By Deborah Cox ~


There's a problem with political polling in that you have so much pressure to do what your client wants you to do and say what your client wants you to say. I've never felt that pressure. I am independent of the political parties.
~By Frank Luntz ~


Hermits have no peer pressure.
~By Steven Wright ~


The key to making the inspections work is the Iraqi government making the crucial decision that because of the international pressure Iraq has to disarm itself.
~By Douglas Feith ~


The free world is really helping Lebanon restore its sovereignty. I imagine there is quite a bit of pressure on Syria to leave. I hope they leave in a peaceful way.
~By Camille Chamoun ~


One way to get high blood pressure is to go mountain climbing over molehills.
~By Earl Wilson ~


My obligation as president, and what I promise the country, is that the courts will be able to do their job free of all pressure.
~By Ricardo Lagos ~


The only pressure I'm under is the pressure I've put on myself.
~By Mark Messier ~


No pressure, no diamonds.
~By Thomas Carlyle ~


I think some of the pressure comes from the expectations of other people. Like if your father played baseball, they expect you to be the big lifesaver or something when you play a sport.
~By Barry Bonds ~


Pressure is calming to the nervous system.
~By Temple Grandin ~


I've never... when I was having songs on the airwaves, and that sort of thing, I never felt a sense of pressure anywhere except from myself, to do things the way I wanted to do them; to feel authentic; to feel like I was presenting my true self to the world.
~By Mary Chapin Carpenter ~


Leaders have to act more quickly today. The pressure comes much faster.
~By Andy Grove ~


Enrollment in Colorado is expected to expand about 25 percent in seven years. It's very difficult to find those additional funds. Therefore, I think you're probably going to have increased pressure on tuition.
~By Roy Romer ~


Doing Saturday Night Live definitely affects my relationship with my girlfriend and with my family, because you feel so much pressure to do well that night. But I think everyone's grown to accept that and so they give me my space at the show.
~By Adam Sandler ~


When you're kept by a patron you don't have to duke it out in the media marketplace for dollars and for readers. In some ways that's a blessing because it takes a lot of pressure off you.
~By David Talbot ~


The challenge is to manage the Web in an open way-not too much bureaucracy, not subject to political or commercial pressures. The U.S. should demonstrate that it is prepared to share control with the world.
~By Tim Berners Lee ~


The pressure to compete, the fear somebody else will make the splash first, creates a frenzied environment in which a blizzard of information is presented and serious questions may not be raised.
~By Carl Bernstein ~


Our heroes are fighting to bring stability to the Middle East, and they have put pressure on all of the tyrannies of the Middle East. They have taken a stand against tyranny, against terrorists, and for the prospect of decent societies throughout that region.
~By Orrin Hatch ~

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