Best 2 466 of Lines quotes - MyQuotes
When you had a terrorist, you could only search a relatively narrow slice of numbers, primarily land lines.
In business -- every business -- the bottom line is understanding the process. If you don't understand the process, you'll never reap the rewards of the process.
I don't like being told that's where you, you know, if you walk on set and somebody was "okay, you're here and you're going to walk over there on this line." And my reaction is always how do you know? How do you know that's what I'm going to do? How do any of us know?
The line we draw between animals that are socially acceptable and those we find repugnant can be awfully arbitrary.
Amos Bronson Alcott
Yet the deepest truths are best read between the lines, and, for the most part, refuse to be written.
This week's winner for best comedy line about the war is New York Democratic Sen. Charles Schumer. Referring to - well, it doesn't really matter what he was referring to.
Songwriting is like fishing in a stream; you put in your line and hope to catch something. And I don't think anyone downstream from Bob Dylan ever caught anything.
Astrology is nothing but fault in our lines.
John C. Mcginley
Learn your lines.' I want that on my gravestone.
You're kinda striding the line of what's yours and theirs. What's yours, what's mine, what's ours as creators of it and what's yours as owners.
We all have talents that, sometimes, we never quite fulfill. We're all scared, deep down, but maybe we just need to lay it on the line and explore our abilities and just not be afraid of failing.
We wrote our first blog post before we wrote our first line of code.
I remember, the players have often mentioned it as an honour to Shakespeare, that in his writing (whatsoever he penned) he never plotted out a line. My answer hath been, would he had blotted a thousand.
There's a thin line baby. A thing line between love and hate." -Cage York
Where I've arrived now is the product of mixing the very straight with the very exploratory; there's a fine line between the two, although it tends to be getting straighter and straighter because my songwriting is getting better.
I tend to jot down moments, lines, interactions that don't really make any sense. I try and explain these scattered notes to my close friends, and they become more and more logical. I see screenwriting as a bit like a math equation which I have to solve.
Every body continues in its state of rest or uniform motion in a straight line, except insofar as it doesn't.
W. S. Gilbert
If you're anxious to shine in the high aesthetic line as a man of culture rare, you must get up all the germs of the transcendental terms, and plant them everywhere.
That's what you do when the curtain is falling--you give the line that the audience wants to hear.
Revenge is never a straight line. It's a forest, and like a forest it's easy to lose your way … to get lost … to forget where you came in.
There are no straight lines or sharp corners in nature. Therefore, buildings must have no straight lines or sharp corners.
I put my pencil upon the paper, doubtfully, and drew little lines, considering my theme. But I would not long hesitate in this manner, for I knew that all creation must be chaos first, and then gestures in the void before it can cast out the completed thing.
The one that came really easy was the Japanese lover, because he's like a ghost in the book. He's always in the background like a spirit, like a shadow, almost. There's a very delicate line there.
I've learned to be more accepting of myself. I'm 37, not 18, and I've got the lines to prove it. I try to remind myself that a girl can have it all, just not all at once.
He wanted to break me, the me I'd made, the me I'd needed to make, my need, mine, my whole life since I could remember. I didn't want to hear him that night. When I was ready to change I'd change. When life opens up before you, when you don't really know death ... it's easy to promise yourself change. Keeping the lines hard, the parts of me separate, was what I knew, how I lived.
She must have been debating staying in the line or forcing me to run home and change.
Democrats want to fall in love; Republicans just fall in line.
I've never like had a system or a program, I always think that I don't know how to act. I'll adapt to any director because I don't really have a set way that I do things. If a director hires me and says, "I want you to get started right now and do this research, this research, this research and I want you to have every line memorized before you ever show up for the first day," then that's what I'll do.
The number of lines in your forehead tells how many lives you've lived.
I can't move my body slowly. I can't move the line slowly. So I end up with way too much, often opaque to me later.
So much history, if you or I were to write it, could seem a fiction. These separations, these lines that tell us this is fiction or non-fiction, that this is history or this is a novel, are often useless.
There are men who would do anything, asleep, and I'm not sure what stops them when they wake. I do not know how they draw the line.
From this hour I ordain myself loos'd of limits and imaginary lines.
Everything is roughness, except for the circles. How many circles are there in nature? Very, very few. The straight lines. Very shapes are very, very smooth. But geometry had laid them aside because they were too complicated.
Art is the filigrain of a little mind, and is twisted and involved and curled, but would reach farther if laid out in a straight line.
Take hold of objects by their centres, not by their lines of contour... The contour accentuated uniformly and beyond proportion, destroys plasticity, bringing forward those parts of an object which are always most distant from the eye - namely its outlines.
My pick up line is: Slow down sugar, cause I’m a diabetic!
I've got a clear line between work and real life.
Whoever controls the line of scrimmage and wins up front is going to be the winner.
Sometimes God writes straightforward in twisted lines.
Nashville used to have more integrity than just looking at the bottom line.
The Mozilla project is big in terms of lines of code and complexity.
Upon the clothes behind the tenement, That hang like ghosts suspended from the lines, Linking each flat, but to each indifferent, Incongruous and strange the moonlight shines.
I get stage fright and gremlins in my head saying: 'You're going to forget your lines'.
If his voice hasn't been the melody of my life, it's been the bass line, so subtle you don't notice it until it's missing.
The fineness which a hymn or psalm affords If when the soul unto the lines accords.
Standing in the line at the food court, I try to be myself. But I forget how I usually stand when I'm myself.
To line only for some unknown future is superficial.
Write down the thoughts and even more, write down a specific line. If you don't, it'll fly away forever.
When I wrote my first film and then directed it and I looked at it for the first time on what's called an assembly, you look at this movie which is every scene you wrote, every line of dialogue you wrote and you want to kill yourself the minute you see it. It's like, 'How did I write something so horrible?'