Best 1 625 of Blue quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 13 Sep

Toni Morrison

Adults, older girls, shops, magazines, newspapers, window signs—all the world had agreed that a blue-eyed, yellow-haired, pink-skinned doll was what every girl child treasured

By Anonym 15 Sep

David Lee Roth

The travels before and after the tour are what add up to what you're doing. You are really called into service - and it's the service industry man, it's blue collar man, I'm sweating by the second song. It's construction work from that second song on.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Diana Gabaldon

How did you keep this by you?" Grey demanded abruptly. "You were searched to the skin when you were brought back." The wide mouth curved slightly in the first genuine smile Grey had seen. "I swallowed it," Fraser said. Grey's hand closed convulsively on the sapphire. He opened his hand and rather gingerly set the gleaming blue thing on the table by the chess piece. "I see," he said. "I'm sure you do, Major," said Fraser, with a gravity that merely made the glint of amusement in his eyes more pronounced. "A diet of rough parritch has its advantages, now and again.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alice Hoffman

If I hadn't learned my lesson, I would have wished we could stay there forever. But I knew better now. We'd seen what we'd come to see. The way to trick death. Breathe in. Breathe out. Watch as it all rises upwards, black and blue into the even bluer sky.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Augustus Saint-gaudens

For we constantly deal with practical problems, with molders, contractors, derricks, stone-men, ropes, builders, scaffoldings, marble assistants, bronze-men, trucks, rubbish men, plasterers, and what-not else, all the while trying to soar into the blue.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Bridget Riley

I learned from Seurat this important thing about colour and light, that 'a light' can be built from colour. I learned a great deal about interaction, that 'a blue' in different parts will play all sorts of different roles.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Thomas Carlyle

So here hath been dawning Another blue day; Think, wilt thou let it Slip useless away? Out of eternity This new day is born, Into eternity At night will return.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Amy Klobuchar

I understand now why Hillary Clinton always wore navy blue pantsuits. Remember, for four years? If you have one or two themes, then you have the same shoes, the same bag. Otherwise, it's a nightmare.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Isabella Rossellini

David Lynch came out of it a genius, and I came out of it a fat girl. I'm sorry that the only comment I get about the part is the way I look. Commenting on the critics' response to her performance in Blue Velvet

By Anonym 13 Sep

Veronica Roth

I am wearing a gray shirt, blue jeans, black shoes--new clothes, but beneath them, my Dauntless tattoos. It is impossible to erase my choices. Especially these.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Olympia Snowe

One difficulty in making the Senate work the way it was intended is that America's electorate is increasingly divided into red and blue states, with lawmakers representing just one color or the other.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Dj Spooky

And when I say permanent afternoon, you know, I’m talking like crystal clear, crispy blue sky. All the sudden you didn’t need to sleep as much because it just was difficult. And how that translated into my creative process I still am not quite sure, but it made my relationship to sleep a kind of abstract you know bizarre…

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jennifer Armstrong

Why do I write historical fiction? Johnny Tremain, The Witch of Blackbird Pond, Island of the Blue Dolphins-that's why. I'll never forget how it felt to read those books. I want to write books with the same power to transport readers into another time and place.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Virginia Postrel

Kidney disease is a low-profile, unglamorous problem, a disease that disproportionately strikes minorities and the poor. Its celebrity spokesman is blue-collar comedian George Lopez, who received a kidney from his wife.

By Anonym 16 Sep

John Gould Fletcher

In the afternoon, over gold screens, I will brush the blue dust of my dreams.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Neil Patrick Harris

Starship Troopers was great. It was great fun to work on something with blue screens and big budget special effects. Denise Richards was nice to look at too, of course.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Maggie Nelson

It is easier, of course, to find dignity in one's solitude. Loneliness is solitude with a problem. Can blue solve the problem, or can it at least keep me company within it?-No, not exactly. It cannot love me that way; it has no arms. But sometimes I do feel its presence to be a sort of wink-Here you are again, it says, and so am I.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Joshua Reynolds

Perhaps blue, red, and yellow strike the mind more forcibly from there not being any great union between them, as martial music, which is intended to rouse the nobler passions.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mehmet Murat Ildan

Inside a dark well, everyman's favourite colour is blue!

By Anonym 13 Sep

Maggie Stiefvater

Blue tried not to look at Gansey's boat shoes; she felt better about him as a person if she pretended he wasn't wearing them.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Vincent Van Gogh

No blue without yellow and without orange, and if you do blue, then do yellow and orange as well, surely.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Rupert Brooke

Down the blue night the unending columns press In noiseless tumult, break and wave and flow

By Anonym 16 Sep

Becky Albertalli

It's you, " I say. "I know I'm late," he says.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Tommy James

Maybe tomorrow when He looks down Every green field and every town All of his children every nation There'll be peace and good, brotherhood... Crystal blue persuasion.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Christine Gregoire

Vernon Reis opened the world to me through books. He taught me that while I was physically firmly planted in blue-collar Auburn, Washington in the 50s and early 60s, intellectually I could go anywhere, explore anything, and sample exciting new ideas simply by opening a book.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Anne Sexton

It was as if a morning-glory had bloomed in her throat, and all that blue and small pollen ate into my heart, violent and religious

By Anonym 13 Sep

Steven Pinker

Dear White Fella When I am born I’m black When I grow up I’m black When I am sick I’m black When I go out ina sun I’m black When I git cold I’m black When I git scared I’m black And when I die I’m still black. But you white fella When you’re born you’re pink When you grow up you’re white When you git sick you’re green When you go out ina sun you go red When you git cold you go blue When you git scared you’re yellow And when you die you’re grey And you got the cheek to call me coloured?

By Anonym 16 Sep

Steven Magee

Few people realize that the primary purpose of the police is to protect the corporate interests and that protecting the general public is a much lower assignment.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Andrea Levy

Describe snow to someone who's lived in the desert. Depict the colour blue for a blind man. Almost impossible to fashion the word.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jodi Picoult

There are stars in the night sky that look brighter than the others, and when you look at them through a telescope you realize you are looking at twins. The two stars rotate around each other, sometimes taking nearly a hundred years to do it. They create so much gravitational pull there's no room around for anything else. You might see a blue star, for example, and realize only later that it has a white dwarf as a companion - that first one shines so bright, by the time you notice the second one, it's too late.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Claude Monet

Paint what you really see, not what you think you ought to see; not the object isolated as in a test tube, but the object enveloped in sunlight and atmosphere, with the blue dome of Heaven reflected in the shadows.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jimmy Breslin

All political power is primarily an illusion. Illusion. Mirrors and blue smoke, beautiful blue smoke rolling over the surface of highly polished mirrors, first a thin veil of blue smoke, then a thick cloud that suddenly dissolves into wisps of blue smoke, the mirrors catching it all, bouncing it back and forth.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Karl Rahner

In the midst of our lives, of our freedom and our struggles, we have to make a radical, absolute decision. And we never know when lightening will strike us out of the blue. It may be when we least expect to be asked whether we have the absolute faith and trust to say yes

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jessica Brown Findlay

I do so many things. Like when I was younger, if I drove past a house that I didn't want to live in, I'd hold my breath. Driving around somewhere like Slough I'd go blue in the face.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Charles Dickens

In particular, there was a butler in a blue coat and bright buttons, who gave quite a winey flavour to the table beer; he poured it out so superbly.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Kristin Lehman

You have to carry so many archetypes as an actor, especially as a blonde-haired, blue-eyed one.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jerry Seinfeld

Have you ever noticed how they keep improving your laundry detergent, but they still can't get those blue flakes out? Why do we trust them to get our clothes clean? These guys can't even get the DETERGENT white!

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ne-yo

My mom was the picture of the blue-collar mom: Two and three and four jobs to make sure that me and my sister never needed, that was her thing

By Anonym 13 Sep

Rebecca Solnit

For many years, I have been moved by the blue at the far edge of what can be seen, that color of horizons, of remote mountain ranges, of anything far away. The color of that distance is the color of an emotion, the color of solitude and of desire, the color of there seen from here, the color of where you are not. And the color of where you can never go.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Keith Richards

I've never turned blue in someone else's bathroom. I consider that the height of bad manners.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Laura Chouette

I want to go to the ocean; Where the water is as dark as your eyes; and while the waves crash in an ivory glance; I want to call you mine.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Oscar Wilde

I find it harder and harder every day to live up to my blue china.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Maggie Stiefvater

Ronan, taking in Blue’s posture and Gansey below, observed, “If you spit, Blue, it would land right in his eye.” Gansey moved to the opposite side of the bed with surprising swiftness, glancing at Adam and away again as quickly.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Werner Heisenberg

Nonsense. Space is blue and birds fly through it.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Laurell K. Hamilton

Larry had brought me blue jeans, a red polo shirt, jogging socks, my white Nikes, an extra cross from my suitcase, the silver knives, the Firestar complete with inner pants holster, and the Browning and its shoulder holster. He'd forgotten a bra, but hey, except for that it was perfect.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Omer Abazi

I look up in the sky, what do I see? Well blue.

By Anonym 13 Sep

James Morcan

Although eugenics flourished in Nazi Germany, the ideal of a blond-haired, blue-eyed master race wasn’t Adolf Hitler’s. It may surprise many to know that, in Mein Kampf, Hitler credited America with helping formulate his ideas on eugenics, and he admitted he’d studied the laws of US states to familiarize himself with selective reproduction and other eugenics issues.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Michael Jai White

To me, the responsibility of an actor is to recreate humanity honestly. I never feel like an actor, I always look at it from a blue collar perspective.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Will Christopher Baer

I must be dead for there is nothing but blue snow and the furious silence of a gunshot.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Margaret Deland

the blue and cloudless day closes like the lid of a casket of jewels upon the violet rim of sea, and shuts out the light.