Best 310 of Nervous quotes - MyQuotes
I was very comfortable on the set of Lost. I was so nervous when I went on to the set because I had just watched all the Lost episodes. I was, like, a fan. A big fan.
There are so many rules about play writing. I'd have a nervous breakdown if I followed them.
Coaching in the NBA is not easy. It's like a nervous breakdown with a paycheck.
I eat breakfast 300 yards from 4000 Cubans, who are trained to kill me, so don't think for one second that you can come down here, flash your badge and make me nervous.
Europe is nervous. Already rattled this year by the shock of the Brexit vote, the European Union needs stability in Italy, a country notorious for its instability.
The mission of DNA is to evolve nervous systems capable of deciphering the mission of DNA.
I talk too much when I'm nervous.
I am definitely a little more nervous for my colleagues when I'm working at mission control than I am myself, on the shuttle.
Miss Hathaway.” Cam spoke gently, while she fidgeted before him. He wanted to take her in his arms and hold her until she quieted. “Do I make you nervous?” She brought herself to look up at him, her eyes harboring the blue-black glitter of a moonlit lake. “No,” she said immediately. “No, of course you … yes. Yes, you do.
He smiles so much, I don't think he has a central nervous system.
Kenneth E. Boulding
Any attempt to reduce the complex properties of biological organisms or of nervous systems or of human brains to simple physical and chemical systems is foolish.
Worry wasn’t an emotion to which he was particularly accustomed—and it worried him.
All in all, the framers would probably agree that it's better to impeach too often than too seldom. If presidents can't be virtuous, they should at least be nervous.
Every audition, I still get nervous. I still get sweaty palms. I don't think that ever goes away. You just get accustomed to it.
I like finding things out beforehand, because I'm nervous in disposition, and I worry that if I don't do anything, then I'll turn up and I still won't really have a sense of it, and it might be too late. So I like to get things as organized as I possibly can in my own head, to apply myself to the work before arriving to a late-in-the-day rehearsal, or in extreme cases, the first day on set.
There's five cameras, I don't know how many people in the audience... depending on where we're taping, there can be anywhere from 300 to 5,000 people, so the contestants are nervous
The people gave their money and they gave their screams, but the Beatles gave their nervous systems, which is a much more difficult thing to give.
Why should you care for a woman like me? I'm always nervous or sick, or sad or too gay.
Whenever I feel nervous, I feel like I have to poop.
That's the most comfortable place for me. In the beginning, yes, I was nervous going on stage. I was not a natural performer. I really had to acquire that skill.
I don't know what to do with my arms. It just makes me feel weird and I feel like people are looking at me and that makes me nervous.
Reporting in general makes me pretty nervous. But I realized: all the amazing work experiences of my life were thanks to reporting. So that forces you to go do it.
I really loved my dad. I was very, very close to my dad. He - you know, he was very, very nervous about my being an actor.
Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Nobody would believe what an effort it is to do what little I am able, - to dress and entertain, and order things
Her voice sounded much cooler than she felt. Inside, her internal organs were grinding themselves into nervous pulp. Her intestines were gone. Her kidneys were disintegrating. Her stomach was wringing itself out, yanking on her trachea.
The world is changed by people who aren’t ready.
It is this potential for plasticity of the relatively stereotyped units of the nervous system that endows each of us with our individuality.
Henry David Thoreau
I delight to come to my bearings,... not to live in this restless, nervous, bustling, trivial Nineteenth Century, but stand or sitthoughtfully while it goes by.
I get nervous when I fly; I'm used to walking with my feet.
The dog can only become what's in your bubble. The dog is imitating the energy that is in your bubble. You are the source, the feast of energy. If you feel anxious, the dog becomes anxious with you. If you become nervous, the dog wakes up nervous with you.
Edgar Allan Poe
True, nervous, very, very dreadfully nervous I had been and am, but why will say that I am mad?! The disease had haunted my senses, not destroyed, not dulled them. Of all the sense of hearing acute.
We only have our nervous system to paint.
I once had dinner with Madonna and I wasn't nervous but within about a minute I found myself talking about underwear.
It's hard for me to grasp the concept of somebody being nervous when I'm talking to them.
Being nervous actually kept me very tense.
It's the only time that I'm ever nervous on stage, is when we're doing live TV. Especially an awards show, because I know you can't fix it.
Thomas De Quincey
For tea, though ridiculed by those who are naturally coarse in their nervous sensibilities, or are become so from wine-drinking, and are not susceptible of influence from so refined a stimulant, will always be the favourite beverage of the intellectual.
External reality is sort of an affectation of the nervous system.
all tamed animals are nervous, we have given them reason to be, not only by cruelty but by our love too, that presses upon them. They have not been able to be entirely indifferent to this and untouched by it.
I don't mean to make you nervous, but unfortunately I have to.
I know very well that many scientists consider dowsing as they do astrology, as a type of ancient superstition. According to my conviction this is, unjustified. The dowsing rod is a simple instrument which shows the uncanny reaction of the human nervous system to certain factors which are unknown to us at this time.
I have to learn from Sehwag how to play in the nervous 90's
I'm kind of a nervous person in general. I'm socially awkward. I'm not tall and sensuous. I usually wear sweats everywhere I go. Oh, and I burp a lot.
With a suit, even if you're having a nervous breakdown, you still look like you're in charge.
There are many levels of organization in nervous systems. Hence we aim to explain mechanisms at one level in terms of properties and dynamics at a lower level, and to fit that in with the properties at the higher levels.
I met Pele once. I am not often nervous but in this moment I was shaking. He's a wonderful person.
Incredible nervous state, trepidation beyond words: to be this much in love is to be sick (and I love to be sick).
I don't feel like I ever really do get past the nervousness. I'm always nervous. Something about being nervous keeps you on the edge, and I've always felt like I worked better under pressure.
When I do these interviews, I get really nervous. And when I get nervous, it comes off as mellow for some reason.
I'm a shy person, so I get really nervous going into interviews.