Best 16 412 of Trying quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 15 Sep

Thomas Paine

These are the days that try man's heart.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Richard Trumka

I do believe that freedom isn't free - but today the corporate and political right wing is trying to cheapen this truly American value. They've been cynically using the word 'freedom' to rally the American public against its own best interests.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jessica Simpson

It's important for country fans to know that I'm not just trying to come in and take their money for a CD.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Paramahansa Yogananda

Whatever I do, I do with the greatest love that I have in me. Try this, and you will see that you do not become fatigued at all. Love is one of the greatest stimulants to the will. Under the influence of love the will can do almost anything.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Denzel Washington

[Having monologue] are talking to somebody even if it's just to yourself, convince yourself if that's what you're trying to do.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Elie Wiesel

I try to see their moral relevance [in the Bible] and, of course, to admire the literary beauty of the text. Prophetic poetry: No one has written the way Isaiah does.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Samuel Beckett

James Joyce was a synthesizer, trying to bring in as much as he could. I am an analyzer, trying to leave out as much as I can.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Paula Radcliffe

In the week before a race, I try to stay away from germ areas. I keep disinfectant wipes in my bag for when I have to use a supermarket trolley or something like that.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Julia Hill

Tree sitting is a last resort. When you see someone sitting in a tree trying to protect it, you know that every level of our society has failed.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Olivia Colman

If the script's good, everything you need is in there. I just try and feel it, and do it honestly. I also don't learn things for auditions, because I feel like it's just a test of memorizing rather than being real. Maybe every other actor would think that was terrible, I don't know. But it seems to have worked for me, so far.

By Anonym 14 Sep

J. A. Redmerski

It’s like, you know, it doesn’t matter what you do, even if you try to replicate an experience down to every last detail, it’ll never be the way it was when it happened naturally the first time.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Joe Strummer

We aren't particularly talented. We try harder!

By Anonym 14 Sep

John Green

I think maybe the reason I have spent most of my life being afraid is that I have been trying to prepare myself to train my body for real fear when it comes. But I am not prepared.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Cameron Dokey

I will not fail,' the water bearer's daughter vowed. 'But worse than failing is not to try at all. For then there can be no hope of success.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Lauren Beukes

There are patterns because we try to find them. A desperate attempt at order because we can't face the terror that it might all be random.

By Anonym 14 Sep

John Wooden

I've never stopped trying to do what's right. I'm not doing it to earn favor with God. I'm doing it because it's the right thing to do.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Catherine Gilbert Murdock

I milked, of course, and did some work around the barn, and tried not to think about Brian, which was like trying not to breathe.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Richard Ernst

I am not surprised that they show no intention to follow in my footsteps, although if I had a second chance myself, I would certainly try to repeat my present career.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jamie Hyneman

I always telling people to "not try this at home," because most of what we do on MythBusters is really dangerous. Consequently, we can't encourage people to try that stuff.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Billy West

If someone gave me the chance to create something, I put myself into it. I just want to try to do something that will last forever and that won't leave people saying, 'Gee, it could have been better, it could've been this, it could've been that.'

By Anonym 14 Sep

Charles Kelley

My wife and I met right down the street. Our single, 'Just a Kiss' is kind of about that moment. I was trying to replicate that dance-off between Justin Timberlake and Brittany Spears.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ray Lewis

Once again, God to all glory, because I didnt feel one thing. I didnt hurt it one time. I actually argued with my equipment staff to take it off half way through the game, because I thought I didnt need it. I was trying to tell them it was stopping me from extending, but you know what, Ive always trusted them with their advice. It was kind of important to keep it on, and for me to come out and not have a bruise, not tweak it, not do anything like that, is just really awesome.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

Truth is a torch, but a terrific one; therefore we all try to reach it with closed eyes, lest we should be scorched.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Simon Helberg

I actually struggled through teaching myself to cook because I'm completely ignorant in the kitchen. So I did really macho things like trying to make my own curry. Really hardcore stuff.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Andrew Motion

I shall try to write a poem that is about the moment but doesn't betray things that are true to me as a poet.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Gore Vidal

One of the most fascinating aspects of politician-watching is trying to determine to what extent any politician believes what he says.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Summer Glau

Personally, I don't tend to go into casting sessions. I try not to have a preconceived notion in my head because it just reduces my options or ability to find someone cool.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Elizabeth Olsen

I do think in this film [Captain America] we try to tie together that their relationship has gotten stronger - that their friendship has gotten stronger from the last film, sure.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Paul Ryan

We will not try to replace our founding principles, we will reapply our founding principles.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Condoleezza Rice

I don't think anybody could have predicted that they would try to use an airplane as a missile, a hijacked airplane as a missile.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Lynne Rae Perkins

In the bedroom time I have generated thoughts, and then in the studio I take those thoughts and try to shape them into something.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jillian Hervey

I just wanted to shed everything and do the things I really wanted to do. All the things I was scared of, I just wanted to try. It was like a clearing.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alessandra Ambrosio

Believe in yourself. Listen to the photographers you work with, and try to be professional at all time.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Tupac Shakur

I WILL NEVER UNDERSTAND THIS SOCIETY! First they try to murder me then they lie to me!

By Anonym 15 Sep

Alex Borstein

Usually, impersonations come out of something you dig, because you're listening to it over and over. And you kind of start developing... You're really trying to emulate them, then you realize, 'I sound ridiculous doing this. Oh, hey, maybe this is a funny impersonation.'

By Anonym 13 Sep

Edgar Wright

In a weird way, riffing on genres is kind of a reaction to formula. When you watch so much of the programmers and the films that you just think you've seen before, it's kind of going back to the well in terms of trying to conjure up the spirit of what made you excited about films in the first place.

By Anonym 15 Sep

William Goldman

You are trying to kidnap what I have rightfully stolen, and I think it quite ungentlemanly.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Avey Tare

I definitely didn't have a lot of money. I had been fired from a record store. I was just trying to get by. I was on unemployment. I didn't have anything going full-time.

By Anonym 13 Sep

B. F. Skinner

If you're old, don't try to change yourself, change your environment.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Nestor Carbonell

I always like to try to bring whatever I can to what is on the page, so I like to find as much dimension as I can, in each role.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Nikki Giovanni

When younger, I thought one of the particulars of being "Homo sapiens" was to communicate. I have not learned not to, though I am cautious when I try.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Robert Plant

I have to try and change the landscape, whatever it is.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jorge Posada

I think you learn. You learn from your mistakes. You learn from things you do and try to stay away from the negatives in your life. I think I've grown.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sune Rose Wagner

I don't work at night. I'm not very good about working at night. I get tired during the day and I usually like to save my nights to try things out recording.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Hamid-reza Assefi

Europeans should be patient and try to find a formula to resolve this nuclear issue. We are determined to remove any ambiguities over our nuclear ambitions and also protect our right.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Judd Apatow

I don't think it matters what the frequency is of me writing or directing a movie. It doesn't really matter to anybody else. I'm just trying to put good things out there.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Anthony Foley

I always try to remember that praise and a slap on your back is only 6 inches away from a kick up the arse!

By Anonym 14 Sep

Clayton Kershaw

Just trying to keep everything in check, you know, it gives me a lot of respect for closers. You're doing that 75 times a year, so that's pretty impressive.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Kevin Warwick

Shouldn't I join the ranks of philosophers and merely make unsubstantiated claims about the wonders of human consciousness? Shouldn't I stop trying to do some science and keep my head down? Indeed not.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Pablo Picasso

What does it mean for a painter to paint in the manner of So-and-So or to actually imitate someone else? What's wrong with that? On the contrary, it's a good idea. You should constantly try to paint like someone else. But the thing is, you can't! You would like to. You try. But it turns out to be a botch... And it's at the very moment you make a botch of it that you're yourself.