Celebrating Quotes

Celebrating Quotes by Billie Jean King, Stephen Hough, Corinne Bailey Rae, Aneurin Barnard, Josh Gad, Andy Dunn and many others.

It’s just really important that we start celebrating our differences. Let’s start tolerating first, but then we need to celebrate our differences.
Unlike sport, music is not about winning or keeping fit or promoting your town or school; it’s about celebrating, to a level approaching ecstasy, the deepest human longings.
I think that every day should be savored, and so a lot of ‘Stop Where You Are‘ comes out of that idea that life is really precious, the people around us are precious, and every single moment is worth celebrating.
Award ceremonies are strange because you’re sitting next to someone you’ve never met; you’re celebrating with a total stranger.
I really love the traditional aspects of Judaism. My wife is born and raised a Catholic and I enjoy celebrating those rituals as well. I am very spiritual but not in any way religious, no.
Why should men be constrained by antiquated stereotypes of masculinity? What does it even mean to ‘Be a Real Mananymore? Shouldn’t we all be celebrating a wide range of definitions of manhood?
How often do we make films just celebrating people that do a good job, work altruistically, and are in it just for the sake of the love and not the business?
After all these years of Independence, after celebrating this special occasion for all these years, why there’s no drinking water that’s free of cost? Why we have to buy packaged mineral water?
When I take my free-kicks, I think in Portuguese, and at most, I’ll do the celebrating in my native tongue.
I think the credit crunch is a brilliant thing. We should all stop moaning and start celebrating. When times are tough, it’s an opportunity to start looking at life in a different way.
We need to change the focus from celebrating sales at the mall to celebrating the significance of President Washington‘s birth to the birth of our nation.
It’s so important to have a brand as big as UGG celebrating young LGBTQ-plus people and giving them a safe space to feel worthy and loved.
The day I pitched, I would drink either ’cause I was celebrating or I lost and couldn’t sleep.
We believe in celebrating eco-friendly Ganpati.
Whether I do jazz or R&B, there are always complaints. I would just listen to the complaints about what I do instead of celebrating what I do, and that I’m different and in my own lane. It took a while for me to just ignore the doubts.
Do we recognize the platform that Indian cinema has been given? Of course. And typically India of us, we gracefully acknowledge our host‘s grace and we thank you for celebrating us and our cinema.
Celebrating historic triumphs is a favorite pastime for many Turks. Tales of how Turkic peoples emerged from Central Asia, crossed the steppes to Anatolia, established the Ottoman Empire and ruled for centuries over large swaths of Europe and Asia are the subject of countless legends, poems and books.
In ‘The Future and Its Enemies,’ I argue that individual creativity and enterprise are not only personally satisfying but socially good, producing progress and happiness. For celebrating creativity and happiness, I have been called a fascist by critics on both coasts.
I’m an emotional eater. If something‘s worth celebrating, we’re going to grab pizza. If it’s going bad, girl, pass me the chocolate. Gotta keep it in check!
I love Black History Month and celebrating my ancestral roots, but not just my blackness, which is so beautiful. But my Tahitian and my Italianeverything that makes me, me.
The folks celebrating Jim Bunning are seeing him as an anti-government, anti-spending activist. But to embrace Jim Bunning is to embrace a strange record, if you really are a libertarian, if you really are a deficit hawk, if you really care about spending and responsibility.
Well, I’m celebrating the fact that Republicans are doing better with women.
We believe that anyone can do anything, and everyone‘s a star. And that’s evident from the shows we do. It just feels like a whole bunch of people in a room celebrating something – maybe just being alive.
There’s no better feeling than winning a trophy in front of your fans when they’re celebrating.
My technique is such that even if I turn my back on the throw, I understand what I have thrown and I start celebrating.
‘The Body Issue‘ is celebrating athletesbodies, different sizes, different shapes… For me it’s a celebration, and it’s an honor to be in it.
All of these mechanisms we have for celebrating are so double-edged. So much sorrow comes out of joy.
I enjoy celebrating Valentine‘s Day. It’s a nice way to say you’re thinking about your family, someone special, or dear friends.
I’m not really much of a celebrating type.
I celebrate everything. We always had a menorah and a Christmas tree – not for any reason other than we always liked celebrating things.
I was raised with a huge Armenian influence, always hearing stories of Armenia, celebrating Armenian holidays.
I did this show for Sky called ‘King of the Nerds‘, which was a reality show looking for the world‘s biggest nerd, essentially, celebrating the geek, which is also what I’m about.
Just going to games from a young age with my dad, watching Tottenham as often as I could, celebrating in my front room, singing and enjoying it, so many fond memories from when I was a kid.
So I think we should stop celebrating entrepreneurs and just celebrate innovation instead.
My icons do not raise up the blessed savior in elaborate cathedrals. They are constructed concentrations celebrating barren rooms. They bring a limited light.
I love women. I love celebrating women.
Music means life and love in its purest form. It’s about capturing your emotions and celebrating everything about life.
My fellow Minnesotans join me in mourning the loss of America‘s 40th President and celebrating the life of a man who personified both the greatness and goodness of America.
Indians take great pleasure in celebrating a genius, and then go into mindless criticism once the celebrity starts doing well.
In the South, I think, food mirrors our lives. When I was growing up, no matter what you were grieving or celebrating, my mama would be at the door with a cake or a pie.
As a player, you experience so many different moments, but you never truly sit back and reflect on them. You enjoy them, but with the championships, we were so busy celebrating with everyone that we didn’t really realize what we had accomplished as individuals and as a team.
We need to stop apologizing for celebrating life. We need to stop apologizing for wanting to protect an individual’s right to build a business.
What’s infuriating is when cis people think celebrating me is celebrating transness.
I’ve been reading ‘The Sisterhood,’ and I love the author Bobbie Houston and what she‘s about. It’s the whole idea of women celebrating each other’s wins and journeying through life together.
I used to love going out and celebrating with the lads. But we can do that in the hotel and I don’t miss it. I don’t feel that urge any more. Once you make the transition to not doing it then you don’t miss it.
People celebrating Ganpati should look into the environment as well. One should opt for a clay Ganpati, as it melts in the water.
To bare our souls is all we ask, to give all we have to life and the beings surrounding us. Here the nature spirits are intense and we appreciate them, make offerings to them – these nature spirits who call us heresealing our fate with each other, celebrating our love.
Our brand Ivanka Trump is committed to celebrating women.
The first step in empowerment is taking control of your health, respecting yourself and understanding and celebrating the value you bring to your family and society.
I believe in celebrating the female figure and embracing what we’ve been given, not hiding that.
I think fashion can tell a story about celebrating difference, can talk about how different people are, how diverse people are – and for me, that’s where fashion really succeeds, when it tackles things to do with the world we live in.
I fell upon Jenny Saville’s work and loved these great big pieces she was painting, celebrating all things flesh and woman, and with great big Simone Beauvoir quotations written in mirror writing so you had to look at yourself in the pictures to read them.
The B-52s are all about inclusiveness and about celebrating your differences.
Celebrating Christmas without subscribing to Christianity is like watching the Super Bowl without watching a regular season game. Some people watch the Super Bowl for the commercials; others watch it for the halftime show.
In a World where people are surrounded by darkness, ignorance and fear, it is a sign of hope to be celebrating Islam‘s message of peace and light, and the last great Messenger, born and chosen to deliver them to all mankind.
On the night of Brexit, while some people were celebrating and others were having wakes, I stayed in and played Beethoven, his quartets mainly, into the small hours of the morning.
I am only interested in celebrating music.
That’s what I really love about glamour and drag; it’s about celebrating femininity and fun, while being really provocative.
One of the big, most underlying messages for me is celebrating beauty that is not typical.
I think the most beautiful thing is that we’re not parting because there were problems. We’re parting because we’re celebrating each others’ growth.
I’ve been one of the image-makers who created this concept of perfection. I’ve done a thousand magazine covers where I’m celebrating Hollywood, glamorous people. Which is all good. It’s all entertainment.
I love that in celebrating Halloween, we can get lost in the magic of make-believe and fantasy no matter what age we are!
‘The View‘ was so much fun. So much fun because the audience was 85-percent fans that wanted to be there celebrating ‘One Life to Live’ and the other 15 percent were crew members from ‘One Life to Live’. It was just really, really wonderful and the clips were wonderful.
I love celebrating music in different and unique ways.
On our way to the Super Bowl XV Championship, the Oakland Raiders played a frigid 1981 AFC playoff game in Cleveland, in which the temperatures plunged to -35 degrees. I remember looking up in the stands to see a dedicated Cleveland Brown fan celebrating topless.
Baller Alert‘ is based on my lifestyle. As I talk about in the song, I’ve done a lot of dirt and worked hard to get to where I am. This song, like a lot of my songs, is about celebrating life.
I think the pollution due to crackers is coming down every year. I hope more people join in towards celebrating a non-polluted and eco-friendly Diwali.
I suppose that Ive got to point out that ‘Nomad Chef‘ is not about survival in the wild. It is about celebrating remote communities and their food with them.
I actually remember celebrating National Poetry Day at school; I remember having to write and read a load.
A lot of fans have been requesting that in-your-face song, a sense of feeling empowered. And ‘Good Woman’ is that: a relatable song celebrating the good woman. I’m also really proud of the third verse, which I wrote.
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I had mixed feelings when the entire country was celebrating the death of Pablo Escobar and even Bill Clinton was congratulating the government.
It’s that stubborn fixation on details that has invariably prevented me from getting excited about celebrating each passing year. Which is why my friends know that doing things such as throwing me surprise parties would only serve to surprise me with an overwhelming sense of panic and anxiety.
Movies, as evidenced by a chorus of protesting and celebrating Americans, influence broader trends.
International Women’s Day means many things to many people. Officially, it is ‘a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.’ These are important points that deserve to be called out – so we all remember their significance.
I am the last person to start celebrating.
We insist on celebrating lone heroic path-finders, but even the most admired and the most successful inventors are part of a more remarkable supply chain of innovators who are largely ignored for the simpler mythology of one man or one eureka moment.
I don’t believe in funerals. I believe in celebrating life, and showing people, while they’re alive, how much I care about them. And I don’t believe in this business of burial. I’m an organ donor. Whether its my skin or my eyeballs, use whatever bits are intact and put the rest in the garbage.
Try celebrating the best and not the worst.
It’s so weird to say, ‘What am I going to do during Mother’s Day?’ because usually I’m celebrating my mom or sister who has kids. It’s just weird to say I am a mom.
We are increasingly recognising and accepting, respecting and celebrating, our cultural diversity.
When I was younger, I was drawn to Ayn Rand books and other works of fiction celebrating individualism.
If you try to stop all these teams and players celebrating with the fans, some of them taking their shirts off, it is part of the game and something you cannot stop. It is something important, even if sometimes you get fined.
I never planned to join Black Sabbath – it just happened. It was back in 1979 when they were celebrating their 10th anniversary.
Well it has been very exciting and very changing as well. Celebrating the 40th year and having the album out and the Channel 4 documentary and I resigned from Blind Date.
A film like ‘Dangal’ is universal; though it narrates a story that happened in Punjab/Haryana, we like its inspirational story and its idea of celebrating the girl child.
For me it’s a remarkable thing that there is a prize celebrating and honouring and making for a brief moment short fiction the centre of the literary universe.
I often think of the novel as a form that celebrates social groups, and the short story being a form that is capable of celebrating an individual or a sort of insular little pair of people.
I love celebrating Mother’s Day. Since I was a kid, it was a special day to tell my mother and grandmother how much I love them. Now that I’m a mom, it is a special day to spend with my children.
We are often celebrating technology and codes, but we don’t really think about the creative side.
I remember when I was working at Sprint, I’d work on my birthday, New Year‘s Day, and even Christmas Eve. I’m just used to working on my birthday, so I’ll be celebrating it afterward.
You can say battle or war or whatever, but in the end, it’s music. It’s not really violent in intent at all, it’s really just about expression and celebrating that in itself.
I guess they draw the comparisons with Jurgen because, just like him, I tend to live the technical area and I am as emotional when celebrating.
I had very busy parents, but I really appreciated having a set of traditions during my own childhood, like consistently celebrating holidays at the same place.
London‘s greatest strength is our diversity, and it’s wonderful to see Londoners celebrating our capital‘s different traditions, determined to stand up to division.
I spent my 21st birthday chatting with my online friends because my husband had little interest in celebrating with me, and there was no other group of people I’d rather spend time with, even if they weren’t there with me in person.
As far as those kinds of things, I also played at the concert to call for the release of Nelson Mandela when he was a political prisoner in South Africa. We were celebrating his 70th birthday and calling for his release.
Nobody wants to look stupid by celebrating on offside goal.
Victoria‘s Secret is really about celebrating women and what they stand for: the strength.
If I can get a page out in a day, I am celebrating.
I don’t understand why even fans get angry for a player celebrating.
Book sales and teens reading is always a fantastic thing, but we should also be celebrating and consuming the huge wealth of U.K. and U.K.-based writing and illustrating talent. Authors such as Charlie Higson, Darren Shan, Holly Smale, Tanya Byrne, Catherine Johnson, Sophie Mckenzie, to name but a few.
People are talking about women’s wrestling, and that’s all I’ve ever wanted since I was ten years old. I wanted people to talk about the women and all they could do. We’re celebrating women’s wrestling. People want to see us, and we’re just doing our best.
I’m Jewish and respect the traditions of Judaism, but through all the time I’ve spent photographing nature, I also have a deep appreciation for the power of the universe. No, not the power of the universe, but just celebrating life.
We were wised up early to not celebrating our birthdays and that there was no Santa Claus and no magic.
Though personally I’m not a fan of celebrating with fireworks, it is beautiful to watch the sight from a distance.
What makes maftoul worth celebrating is that it’s so easy and forgiving to cook.
We are celebrating the feast of the Eternal Birth which God the Father has borne and never ceases to bear in all eternity… But if it takes not place in me, what avails it? Everything lies in this, that it should take place in me.
Kenzo were celebrating their 30th anniversary, and they did this big, huge show in Paris and invited back all the models who’d walked for them in the 30-year era. How I found myself in the mix, I’ll never know.
We used to burn tons of crackers earlier, but when I realized the effects they have on our environment, I stopped burning them. We have been celebrating cracker-free Diwali for 15 years now.
I’ve been fortunate most of the seven promotions I’ve won have been with sides I built from zero, so it is doubly rewarding. There is nothing to match being in the dressing room celebrating promotion after a long season with a group of lads you have put together.
Public participation helped create the Internet, and it helps protect it. That’s worth celebrating and remembering.
We support films like ‘Thappad’ and so on, but if we aren’t brave enough to speak up for ourselves and stand for what is right, is there any point in celebrating movies that promote this?
I’m celebrating my 40th year in show business this year.
Dishonesty is Trump’s hallmark: He claimed that he had spoken clearly and boldly against going into Iraq. Wrong. He spoke in favor of invading Iraq. He said he saw thousands of Muslims in New Jersey celebrating 9/11. Wrong. He saw no such thing. He imagined it.
When I was growing up, my mother taught me and my sisters to celebrate each other – there was no room in our household for negativity. She taught us to embrace each other, and this was empowering for us. She also taught us the value of celebrating our differences.
My company, Ballet Beautiful, is built around celebrating the strength and femininity of the female body – for me, pregnancy has just been an extension of that.
A transvestite spends her entire life trying to look as feminine as possible and I have clearly spent mine celebrating my masculinity.
So Am I’ is about loving yourself, being different, being an outcast and not fitting in the format that society wants to put us in – just celebrating what really makes you different.
Dorado Beach‘s rich history provided amazing inspiration to put forward a bold menu celebrating the legacy of the people and cuisine that shaped this unique destination and to push me to share some of my own stories.
There is a solidarity that black people can find in celebrating the athletic success of our own, especially in sports where our existence is sparse.
Growing up in Mexico, I have many fond memories of not only celebrating posadas with my family, but also of the time spent together menu planning and prepping for decoration and entertaining activities. A lot of work goes into celebrating these traditions, but that doesn’t mean they have to cost a lot too.
Like most reasonable people, it saddens me when I see Americans celebrating a heritage they don’t understand.
Perhaps a hundred people assembled one evening, May 15, 1876, at the time when the country was celebrating the hundredth anniversary of its political independence.
What people often ask me is, ‘What are the ingredients of Silicon Valley?’ While the answer to that is complex, some of the ingredients I talk about are celebrating entrepreneurship, accepting failure, and embracing a mobile and diverse workforce.
There should be more love in Toronto when it comes to the music and entertainment scenes instead of keeping that Screwface Capital name. There should be more artists eating together, more artists celebrating together and more artists making music together. That’s how I feel.
My whole life has been a very communal experience; growing up in a house full of happy hippies, having dinner parties three days a week, and going to Christiania, I was constantly surrounded by people celebrating community. If you look at the films I’ve done, they all share that theme.
Why can you not enjoy scoring and celebrating a goal for your new team with your fans? They have travelled all that way; enjoy it – simple as that. Some players choose not to, and that’s fine, but it’s just who I am – celebrate scoring goals. It’s a great feeling.
It was a weird mix of emotions. One day, your best friend could be killed. The day before, you could be celebrating him getting a brand-new bike.
Liberal politicians, in celebrating the benefits of modernization, free trade, diverse families, and the rise of more women and minorities into political and economic prominence, have often glossed over the pain of white blue-collar communities.
My general feeling about award shows that I’ve been to in the past was always that when you win, it’s a great time. What a joy. You’re celebrating there. And when you lose, the whole thing feels very stupid and why does anyone care about any of this. This is boring. I want to go home.
Celebrating failure is key. Half of what we do fails, at least.
When my mother was around, she would insist on celebrating my birthdays.