Best 173 of Nails quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mark Pryor

I have significant concerns about reducing the 188th Fighter Wing's capabilities, and will fight tooth and nail against attempts to reduce its personnel or take away aircraft.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

Many hammer all over the wall and believe that with each blow they hit the nail on the head.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jane Goodall

Studying chimps, I came to the conclusion that being evil is something that only humans are capable of. A chimp would never plan to pull another's nails out. The chimps' way of aggression is quick and brutal. I compare them to gang attacks.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Andy Townsend

Fabio Capello needs to nail his hammers to the mast.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Aly Raisman

My school friends are really understanding and still want to hang out with me. Ever since I was in sixth grade, I was at the gym every day to work out while my friends were getting their nails done or going to the mall. I used to feel left out, but I don't anymore.

By Anonym 13 Sep

William Zinsser

If the nails are weak, your house will collapse. If your verbs are weak and your syntax is rickety, your sentences will fall apart.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Usher

Appearance is something you should definitely consider when you're going out. Have your girlfriend clip your nails or something like that.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alanis Morissette

Every time I scratch my nails down someone else's back, I hope you feel it.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Peter Travers

Thunderous action and nail-biting suspense

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jon Gordon

Negative thoughts are the nails that build a prison of failure.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ralph Sarchie

And, for the record, I didn't murder anybody. I want to make that clear. It's entertainment and it brings about the message I believe Scott wants to portray in this movie. There are a few messages in the movie and I'm not going to tell you what they are, but Scott hits the nail on the head with him.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Lori M. Lee

My nails clawed against the smooth tiles as I pushed up onto my hands and knees. I rose unsteadily to my feet. Speed is my ally. Breathe. In and out. Focus. Time is my power.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Trent Reznor

Though I still have no semblance of a life outside of Nine Inch Nails at the moment, I realize my goals have gone from getting a record deal or selling another record to being a better person, more well-rounded, having friends, having a relationship with somebody.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Arundhati Roy

As she watched him she understood the quality of his beauty. How his labor had shaped him. How the wood he fashioned had fashioned him. Each plank he planed, each nail he drove, each thing he made molded him. Had left its stamp on him. Had given him his strength, his supple grace.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Troye Sivan

Favorite color to paint my nails is black, always.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Keariene Muizz

My soul is a canvas stretched across four wooden corners and tacked with copper nails that sink into the edges of timber like teeth. My art is nothing less than my salvation.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Veronica Roth

Do I look like I’ve been crying?’ I say. ‘Hmm.’ He leans in close, narrowing his eyes like he’s inspecting my face. A smile tugs at the corner of his mouth. Even closer, so we would be breathng the same air- if I could remember to breathe. ‘No, Tris,’ he says. A more serious look replaces his smile as he adds, ‘You look tough as nails.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Henry David Thoreau

Simplicity, simplicity, simplicity! I say, let your affairs be as two or three, and not a hundred or a thousand; instead of a million count half a dozen, and keep your accounts on your thumb nail.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sebastian Horsley

My one concession to American sensibilities was to remove my nail polish.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Karen Walker

I only feel the pressure when we are coming up against a deadline and it's like, actually no we really have to nail this in a week!

By Anonym 13 Sep

Walter Scott

A rusted nail, placed near the faithful compass, Will sway it from the truth, and wreck the argosy.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Geraldo Rivera

He [Donald Trump] is a tough boss. I've known him for decades. He hasn't changed very much. He's a driven person, highly intelligent, and he's very motivated, very charismatic, and he is tough as nails in the sense there's no slack there. You can't put anything over on Donald. Donald can see right through someone trying to dissemble or spin stuff.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Stephen Jay Gould

If we choose a weak and foolish speculation as a primary textbook illustration (falsely assuming that the tale possesses a weight of history and a sanction of evidence), then we are in for trouble - as critics properly nail the particular weakness, and then assume that the whole theory must be in danger if supporters choose such a fatuous case as a primary illustration.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Eric Hoffer

The wisdom of others remains dull till it is writ over with our own blood. We are essentially apart from the world; it bursts into our consciousness only when it sinks its teeth and nails into us.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Gloria Estefan

I bit down three nails rooting for the Heat.

By Anonym 13 Sep

William Shakespeare

Even as one heat another heat expels, or as one nail by strength drives out another, so the remembrance of my former love is by a newer object quite forgotten.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Kim Harrison

I’d given up on the white picket fence after Kisten had died—finding out my kids would be demons was the nail in the coffin.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Big Daddy Kane

Keep food in the fridge, so it don't go stale. When there is nothing left to eat, I bite my nails.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Seneca The Younger

In the meantime, cling tooth and nail to the following rule: not to give in to adversity, not to trust prosperity, and always take full note of fortune's habit of behaving just as she pleases.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Horace

A man polished to the nail. [Lat., Ad unguem factus home.]

By Anonym 14 Sep

Bill Hybels

I would never want to reach out someday with a soft, uncallused hand-a hand never dirtied by serving-and shake the nail-pierced hand of Jesus.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sania Mirza

I love salon days to pamper myself, do my nails.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ernest Hemingway

Work every day. No matter what has happened the day or night before, get up and bite on the nail.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Oliver Reed

I do think a carpenter needs a good hammer to bang in the nail.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Andrew Bird

What's cool about indie rock is that one band can do effectively the same thing as another band, and one band nails it, and the other one doesn't. I like that elusiveness.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Walter Savage Landor

The only effect of public punishment is to show the rabble how bravely it can be borne; and that every one who hath lost a toe-nail hath suffered worse.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Bart Stupak

Why would Senator Allen want to oppose saving money for the state? Its simply another example of Republicans fighting the governor tooth and nail against any measure where she might be able to turn the states budget around.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Charles Babbage

Some kinds of nails, such as those used for defending the soles of coarse shoes, called hobnails, require a particular form of the head, which is made by the stroke of a die.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Caitlin Thomas

[On journalists:] ... however lyingly libellous they may be: nobody can seriously hurt the reputation of a Great person. If he is hurt: he is not Great. They can but scratch at his skin with their mice nails.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Anne Sexton

The windows, the starving windows that drive the trees like nails into my heart.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Edwin Hubbel Chapin

The temptation is not here, where you are reading about it or praying about it. It is down in your shop, among bales and boxes, ten-penny nails, and sand-paper.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Noomi Rapace

I think it's always the emotional situations that are more tricky to nail and get into because I don't want to pretend.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Elle Fanning

I bite my nails so bad. They're awful! My nails are so ugly. I need to stop biting them.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Marshall Mcluhan

It is perhaps typical of very creative minds that they hit very large nails not quite on the head.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Tom Clancy

There was a time when nails were high-tech. There was a time when people had to be told how to use a telephone. Technology is just a tool. People use tools to improve their lives.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Adrienne Bailon

I have an odd fetish with nails. I was always doing beauty blogs about nails, and it would be on Fridays called Fridays Fingertip Fetish. It became so popular that a nail polish company approached me, and Fingertip Fetish was born.

By Anonym 13 Sep

G. Hannelius

I'm really interested in vegan nail polishes, because a lot of nail polishes have a lot of toxins in them.

By Anonym 17 Sep

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By Anonym 13 Sep

Elizabeth George

Be critical of but not brutal with your writing. If something isn't essential, get rid of it. Remember that good dialogue can serve a whole passel of purposes in your novel, and to overlook one of them is to overlook one of the tools of the craft. Like hitting a nail with a screwdriver, if you know what I mean.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Alan Kinross

She hadn't broken a nail in years; she could rip holes in walls and still look well manicured.