Best 6 569 of Stories quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 14 Sep

Brian Henson

My dad and mom were, they would take what were popular hits, and lip-sync to them with puppets and do a ridiculous story.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ladyhawke

Lucy Lawless presented a couple of the awards. And, when I walked off the stage with her after one of them, she said "Oh, I want to introduce you to my friend Madeleine," and that's how I met Madeleine. I realize that's a ridiculous story.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Joss Whedon

No one's going to go see the story of Othello going to get a peaceful divorce.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor

Recording stories is a way of honoring the faculty of memory, even if it's recorded, outsourcing memory to technology.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Donald Miller

I often learn more about myself from listening to the life story of a friend than I do reflecting on my own story.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Aidan Chambers

Don't be his story. Don't be anyone else's story. Be your own story. Protect yourself.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Michael Boatman

I love stories about artificial intelligence, and post-humanity, so I'm thinking along those lines.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Donald Miller

The ambitions we have will become the stories we live.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Linwood Barclay

I was filling entire school notebooks with stories by Grade 3. Of course, they were double-spaced, and the handwriting was huge.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alex Kurtzman

I love the opportunity to tell the story about the characters through the music.

By Anonym 13 Sep

John Green

Gus knew. Gus knows. I will not tell you our love story, because—like all real love stories—it will die with us, as it should. I'd hoped that he'd be eulogizing me.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Garret Dillahunt

In the past, if you did film, you couldn't do stage, and if you did film, you certainly didn't do television. You had to pick what you wanted to be. Now it seems like we can bounce around, not only between genres, but between mediums, and I like that. I like change and I like a good story.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Alessandro Nivola

The research period of a film is the most exciting part of the process, and filming is sometimes a letdown because when you're dealing with biopic material, the real thing is always much more intricate than the story told in the film.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Patrick Ness

Who am I? I am the spine that the mountains hang upon! I am the tears that the rivers cry! I am the lungs that breathe the wind! I am the wolf that kills the stag, the hawk that kills the mouse, the spider that kills the fly! I am the stag, the mouse and the fly that are eaten! I am the snake of the world devouring its tail! I am everything untamed and untameable!

By Anonym 15 Sep

Reif Larsen

Writing a novel is always complicated, it's not like you snap your fingers and go, 'Ah, I know what I'll write'. For me, a lot of the time, I have to write and as I write, I learn about the story.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Dejan Stojanovic

The length of novels, poems and stories, is measured by the number of missing words; a thousand pages become one, one becomes a thousand.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Norman Mailer

Every time a story about me appears in a newspaper, I am injured professionally.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Teresa Nielsen Hayden

There's a rule for what makes good fantasy work, and it's as strange as any riddle ever posed in a fairy tale: In fantasy, you can do anything; and therefore, the one thing you must not do is 'just anything.' Why? Because in a story where anything can happen and anything can be true, nothing matters. You have no reason to care what happens. It's all arbitrary, and arbitrary isn't interesting.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Beatrix Potter

There is something delicious about writing the first words of a story. You never quite know where they'll take you.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chelsea Clinton

I hope telling stories though 'Making a Difference' - as in my academic work and nonprofit work - will help me to live my grandmother's adage of 'Life is not about what happens to you, but about what you do with what happens to you.'

By Anonym 13 Sep

Tony Wilson

I'm a minor player in my own life story.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chuck Palahniuk

Have your adventures, make your mistakes, and choose your friends poorly -- all these make for great stories.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Anish Kapoor

It is important that artists are not outside the equation, we don't stand on the sidelines. Artists are part of the story of a response, we cannot stand aside and let others make the response.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Dori Berinstein

When you decide to make a film, it's imperative that it's a story you just have to tell...no matter what. If so, then dive in. It won't be 'work'...it will be a thrilling, deeply satisfying experience.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Brian K. Vaughan

I don't start a story until I know where it's going to end.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Ck Webb

People ask me all the time, "Where do your ideas come from?" So, to clear up this question...I keep my ideas inside the mind of a tiny man who is tied up in my closet!

By Anonym 18 Sep

Avijeet Das

Some stories remain incomplete but they are beautiful.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mark Bernstein

The living Web unfolds in time, and as we see each daily revelation we experience its growth as a story.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Paul Ricoeur

Narrative identity takes part in the story's movement, in the dialectic between order and disorder

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mort Sahl

I don't think crucifixion is the answer. I believe in the resurrection. I like that part of the story.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Deyth Banger

If books/stories and movies are going to be judge as for the personality of people so... Doctor Sleep and Nightmares and Dreamscapes... should make Stephen King the world top1 insane person, ever lived in the world.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Gordon Lish

Don't have stories; have sentences.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Christopher Bollen

There is a value to moving more slowly through a story.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Yahoo Serious

There are a thousand weird untold stories in the Australian film industry, this has been one of them.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Amelia Atwater-rhodes

A story isn't a charcoal sketch, where every stroke lies on the surface to be seen. It's an oil painting, filled with layers that the author must uncover so carefully to show its beauty.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Miley Cyrus

It's hard to imagine that our love is a story with an end. But you know, at least I'm getting some really good songs out of it

By Anonym 14 Sep

William Loren Katz

The history of the United States is the story of people of many backgrounds.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Edward Everett Hale

For all mankind that unstained scroll unfurled, Where God might write anew the story of the World.

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

Jay Mohr

I had a calling, this is what happened, I've explained the story many times. I've had my priest on, I've had atheists on. When I explain my conversion to atheists, my personal series of events, they go, "Oh, alright.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Peter Greenaway

Only cinema narrows its concern down to its content, that is to its story. It should, instead, concern itself with its form, its structure.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jay Leno

The New York Times has had fake stories. CBS has had fake stories. And now Newsweek had a fake story. You realize the only one that hasn't had to print a retraction is the National Inquirer

By Anonym 14 Sep

Patrick Ness

Stories don’t always have happy endings.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ellen Goodman

This packrat has learned that what the next generation will value most is not what we owned, but the evidence of who we were and the tales of how we loved. In the end, it's the family stories that are worth the storage.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Matt Bird

No matter what your deconstructionist professors told you, there is such a thing as human nature. People know how people are. Human nature dictates that most of us will tend to follow the same steps and missteps when solving a large problem. Therefore, stories will feel more natural if heroes tend to follow those same steps and missteps.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Neil Gaiman

The first author I remember being obsessed by, actually realizing 'I like the way he writes and I like the way he tells stories,' was C.S. Lewis and the 'Narnia' books.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Orson Scott Card

If it isn't a wonderful story first, who cares how "important" it is?

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jim Carrey

I love acting. I love play-acting. I love pretending. I love telling stories so whether they be comedic or serious or whatever, it doesn't really matter to me. I enjoy telling a good story. I have it all in me.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mary Lavin

I don’t think I would ever want to be a writer of detective stories - but I would like to be a detective and there is a large deal of detection in the short story.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Peter Mayle

It is at a time like this, when crisis threatens the stomach, that the French display the most sympathetic side of their nature. Tell them stories of physical injury or financial ruin and they will either laugh or commiserate politely. But tell them you are facing gastronomic hardship, and they will move heaven and earth and even restaurant tables to help you.