Best 78 of Now and then quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 14 Sep

George Eliot

Starting a long way off the true point, and proceeding by loops and zigzags , we now and then arrive just where we ought to be.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ernest Dimnet

Every now and then we discover in the seething mass of humanity round us a person who does not seem to need anybody else, and the contrast with ourselves is stinging.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Richard Steele

Conversation never sits easier upon us than when we now and then discharge ourselves in a symphony of laughter, which may not improperly be called the chorus of conversation.

By Anonym 14 Sep

George Eliot

It is pleasant to have a kind word now and then when one is not near enough to have a kind glance or a hearty shake by the hand.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Fanny Burney

A little alarm now and then keeps life from stagnation.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Neil Strauss

We're just fragile machines programmed with a false sense of our own importance. And every now and then the universe sends a reminder that we don't really matter to it.

By Anonym 14 Sep

George Jean Nathan

It is also said of me that I now and then contradict myself. Yes, I improve wonderfully as time goes on.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Robert Graves

About this business of being a gentleman: I paid so heavily for the fourteen years of my gentleman's education that I feel entitled, now and then, to get some sort of return.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sean Connery

It's not the worst thing to slap a woman now and then.

By Anonym 14 Sep

George Carlin

Somebody once said that Hollywood is based on a lot of producers deliberately making bad movies, and every now and then somebody gets lucky.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Neil Gaiman

Set your fantasies in the here and now and then, if challenged, claim to be writing Magical Realism.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jane Fonda

I'll smoke pot every now and then. I cannot see a movie on pot. The number of movies I've seen thinking, This is probably the best I have ever seen, and then I'll see it again sober and think, What was I thinking?

By Anonym 13 Sep

Collin Raye

Between now and then, 'til I see you again, I'll be loving you.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Hunter Hayes

I have a string of competitiveness in me. It's really strange 'cause it's not something that I would even expect myself to have, but every now and then it kinda sneaks out, you know.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Michael Ondaatje

That's one of the great sadnesses of any life - knowing what you know now and then remembering what you did not know then.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Arian Foster

The universe will throw somebody a bone every now and then, and you win the lottery. But for the most part, you get in this life what you put in.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alfred Nobel

I have not the slightest pretension to call my verses poetry; I write now and then for no other purpose than to relieve depression or to improve my English.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Adam Pascal

Now and then I find a kitschy series I love.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Kevin Spacey

Theatre is alive and it is now, and then it's gone.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Helen Hunt Jackson

Now and then one sees a face which has kept its smile pure and undefiled. Such a smile transfigures; such a smile, if the artful but know it, is the greatest weapon a face can have.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Tamora Pierce

"I am silly, now and then," Sandry admitted. "My mother said I was, anyway." "If you know, you can stop it." Carefully Daja placed a candle behind Trader Koma's image. "Then you've never been silly, or you'd know it just creeps up without any warning.

By Anonym 14 Sep

George Eliot

... one's own faults are always a heavy chain to drag through life and one can't help groaning under the weight now and then.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Pico Iyer

Going nowhere isn’t about turning your back on the world; it’s about stepping away now and then so that you can see the world more clearly and love it more deeply.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Philip Guston

Painting seems like impossibility, with only a sign now and then of its own light.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ariel Durant

It is good a philosopher should remind himself, now and then, that he is a particle pontificating on infinity.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Elizabeth Bowen

What I have found is, anything one keeps hidden should now and then be hidden somewhere else.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jim Kaat

Every now and then they threw one where I was swinging.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Andy Borowitz

The hardest thing about life is that every now and then you have to do things so you have something to tweet about.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ian Bogost

Every now and then if you try, you can discover something new.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Phyllis Mcginley

A bit of trash now and then is good for the severest reader. It provides the necessary roughage in the literary diet.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Julian Cope

I get twitchy if I don't pick up a guitar or sit at the piano every now and then... I have to do it; I don't have a choice.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Junot Diaz

I just want some space to myself every now and then. Every time I’m with you I have this sense that you want something from me.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Peter Handke

No one can be trusted who isn't thrilled with himself at least now and then.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Oliver Reed

I like to give my inhibitions a bath now and then.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Elizabeth Kostova

In those days, I still thoroughly enjoyed the romance I called "by myself"; I didn't know yet how it gets lonely, picks up a sharp edge later on that ruins a day now and then-- ruins more than that, if you're not careful.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Justin Smiley

I knew it wasn't good when it happened. It's definitely scary. Every now and then, something brings you back to reality.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Robert Breault

Now and then it's good to list all the things you regularly do for which there was once a good reason.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Charles Dickens

The wind's in the east. . . . I am always conscious of an uncomfortable sensation now and then when the wind is blowing in the east.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Angie Harmon

We have just had the most amazing time. Every now and then, we'll come across a review where the person didn't like it and we're like, "What? Really? How could you not like it?" All of us like it so much, and we have such a great time at work. We've just been really blessed, and we're all standing here going, "Wait a minute, how did this happen?" It's been awesome.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Samuel Johnson

Genius now and then produces a lucky trifle. We still read the Dove of Anacreon, and Sparrow of Catullus; and a writer naturally pleases himself with a performance which owes nothing to the subject.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Paul Theroux

Now and then in travel, something unexpected happens that transforms the whole nature of the trip and stays with the traveler.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Joe Hill

If you didn't have me to rake you over the coals now and then, there wouldn't be any fire in your life at all.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ethel Lynn Beers

All quiet along the Potomac they say Except now and then a stray picket Is shot as he walks on his beat, to and fro, By a rifleman hid in the thicket.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Horace

Mingle a little folly with your wisdom; a little nonsense, now and then, is pleasant.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Christopher Marlowe

You must be proud, bold, pleasant, resolute, And now and then stab, as occasion serves.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Eddie Redmayne

I do get stopped a bit now and then, but I can go to the supermarket and on the Tube without being noticed. It's usually me that gets starstruck, especially by TV stars.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Tanith Lee

In the greater part of humankind there resides an instinct for survival. It is this which can clutch at straws and effect a rescue from them. It is this which can, now and then, outwit fate.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Richard Armour

It is all right to hold a conversation but you should let go of it now and then.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Anthony Hopkins

Danger is the spice of life and you’ve got to take a risk now and then…that’s what makes life worthwhile.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Billy Joel

Don't be afraid to try again everyone goes south every now and then.