Best 6 569 of Stories quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chuck Bridges

Disbelief in GOD is like living in the city and denying the people who have been to the country and tell you about it.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Timothy Radcliffe

Indeed if we Christians so tell our story that Judaism is silenced, then we have not spoken rightly of Christ.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Amitabh Bachchan

You don't see Indians in Hollywood films around which a story can revolve. As soon as we have a social presence in your society, I am sure there will be many actors from our part of the world that will be acting in Hollywood films.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Avi Salmon

Book is the best friend, have no demand, no complain

By Anonym 13 Sep

Christopher Paolini

Eragon cried out, and in his desperation he reached for Saphira and the Eldunarí... and without meaning to, he drew from their stories of energy. And with that energy he cast a spell. It was a spell without words... His was a spell of instinct and emotion; language could not contain it.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Amy Hempel

I'm not first and foremost interested in story and the what-happens, but I'm interested in who's telling it and how they're telling it and the effects of whatever happened on the characters and the people.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Tim Allen

Be wary of listening to stories secondhand.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Camron Wright

Sang Ly, we are literature-our lives, our hopes, our desires, our despairs, our passions, our strengths, our weaknesses. Stories express our longing not only to make a difference today but to see what is possible for tomorrow. Literature has been called a handbook for the art of being human.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Geoffrey S. Fletcher

You can be moved by an animated film and not by a live action film. There could be great inspiration in and humanity in that animated story.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Gary Paulsen

Stories are like a river that flows - you dip a bucket in it

By Anonym 16 Sep

Shannon Hale

I wish stories were kinder to their characters," Maddie said. "But I guess trouble is more interesting to read about.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Cecelia Ahern

People tell stories and it's up to those who listen whether to believe or not." "Shouldn't the storyteller believe it." "The storyteller should tell it.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Thea Euryphaessa

Stories are psycho-diagnostic ― they diagnose the condition of our psyches. When we watch, read or hear a story, whatever detail jumps out reflects an issue in our psyche that requires our attention.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jonathan Meiburg

It's not like I'm narrating stories with music behind them. It's all kind of one thing. You hope you can provoke a specific emotional reaction, but in ways that aren't quite plain.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Bruno Heller

he beauty of this world [of comics] is there are so many stories to tell, and there's so many wonderful characters. Wonderful characters we haven't even begun to introduce - it's a world that is infinitely expandable.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Terry Pratchett

But there was more to it than that. As the Amazing Maurice said, it was just a story about people and rats. And the difficult part of it was deciding who the people were, and who were the rats.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Robert Macfarlane

The compact between writing and walking is almost as old as literature -- a walk is only a step away from a story, and every path tells.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ronald D. Moore

It was difficult, and yet I was very eager to do it. It was a really odd thing. I really wanted to do that story. I really wanted to write the death of Captain Kirk. I really wanted to do it in the movie.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Julie Andrews

When I start to write, I see my stories as a kind of movie. For instance, I ask myself, "What kind of opening do I want for this book?

By Anonym 20 Sep

Alan Jacobs

When we talk today about receptiveness to stories, we tend to contrast that attitude to one governed by reason - we talk about freeing ourselves from the shackles of the rational mind and that sort of thing - but no belief was more central to Lewis's mind than the belief that it is eminently, fully rational to be responsive to the enchanting power of stories.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Seymour Hersh

We're going to be really ashamed of ourselves when this whole story about Guantanamo comes out. Guantanamo is a really depraved place.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Viggo Mortensen

I mean, any movie or story that makes you accept and be grateful for something about your life is doing something right.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Craig Ferguson

I came to America, and I made good. It's an old story, but it hasn't been told in a long time. Usually, it's, 'I'm an immigrant, I came here and got persecuted.' My story is I came here, I worked hard, and it worked out all right. So it's still available.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ben Kingsley

I think I'm more bonded, emotionally and in a craft sense, to films that tell extraordinary stories about extraordinary destinies.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Kevin Powers

I've been writing poems and stories since I was about 13.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Tracey Moffatt

My work may feature brown faces but it could be anybody's story.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Abby Huntsman

You never know what's going to happen, so I get up at 6 a.m. every morning. It's a new wakeup call for me, for sure. But you just want to be polished. That way, if anything happens, I'm ready to go. I'm not going to sit in a makeup chair for an hour and be like, "Then I'll go get the story.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Andrew Lau

After Chen Zhen, I wanted to make an emotional, touching story.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Marjane Satrapi

I think that all stories - if you make movies about zombies and aliens - it has always to do with your personal story. If not directly, it is about your fears, your obsessions, things like that.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Joshua Marston

I found that while it was interesting to travel around and take the photographs, I would find that I was more interested in the stories behind the photographs. I was more interested in narrative.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Philip Pullman

The state of mind which I put myself when I tell a story is one in which superstition flourishes very easily. And I welcome that because it helps me.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jen Kirkman

Admittedly, the masturbation story is just a "Hey, this is one of my best-of's, I'll throw it in the special." But the grandmother stuff, really, I feel like is part of the theme and part of the best way to end the story that I'm telling with the special.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Barry Goldwater

Perserverance. . .that's been the story of my family.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Adam Frank

The way superheroes dominate the fictional landscape now, along with dystopian futures and zombies. Yeah, definitely - I think these stories function as a kind of mythology for us.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ernest Hemingway

No subject is terrible if the story is true, if the prose is clean and honest, and if it affirms courage and grace under pressure.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Maira Kalman

I tell you these stories because these things happen to everyone. It's not about being starched or polished or cute or polite. It's about having ears that stick out, about breaking yet another glass. It's about seeing something for the first time and making a million mistakes and not ever getting completely discouraged.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Markus Zusak

I'm not one of these 'the characters write themselves; the story just fell out of me' kind of writers. Wish it was like that.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jean Houston

I often wonder if you wrote your memoir today, if your life story would be lived on the edge of possibility, if you held wonder in one hand and courage in the other and truly believed that anything was possible.

By Anonym 16 Sep

A. D. Posey

Energy will go into what you love, and what you love will grow. Go for a walk and watch it bloom.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Wes Anderson

Usually when I'm making a movie, what I have in mind first, for the visuals, is how we can stage the scenes to bring them more to life in the most interesting way, and then how we can make a world for the story that the audience hasn't quite been in before.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Martha C. Nussbaum

After all, the nation is not just an entity. It's a story. It's a story of what's salient, what brought us together, what we are willing to live and die for.

By Anonym 14 Sep

William Mapother

I worked in script development, many years ago, and read a lot of scripts. Between that and the scripts I've read as an actor, and I'm a writer as well, I think I have a pretty good sense about whether the bones of a story are there and whether the structure is intact.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Rob Roberge

I like the fact that second person puts the reader in the story. It makes them, whether they like it or not, complicit in the action.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Emily Blunt

What's wonderful about Into The Woods is that you have a combination of all the most famous fairytales in this one story.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Cecelia Ahern

Every single ordinary person has an extraordinary story.

By Anonym 13 Sep

David Crabb

I love creating individual short stories within chapters, but I want to get better at building consistent narratives from start to finish.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Anita Shreve

I think about the hurt that stories cannot ease, not with a thousand tellings.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Vera Wang

Is she going to, or has she done it? Has it happened? What is the story here?

By Anonym 14 Sep

Patrick Rothfuss

It's one thing to not want an evil-sorcerer type villain in your story, but it's another thing to avoid having any sort of antagonist at all. A story without an antagonist gets weird pretty quick.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Carol P. Christ

The simple act of telling a woman's story from a woman's point of view is a revolutionary act: it never has been done before.