Even Quotes by Sam Richardson, John Cena, Kevin O’Leary, Mother Teresa, Jesus Christ, John Kenneth Galbraith and many others.
If you love those who love you
, what credit
is that to you? For even sinners
love those who love them
. And if you do good
to those who do good to you, what credit is that to you? For even sinners do the same
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor
A prohibitionist is the sort
of man one couldn’t care to drink
with, even if he drank
A flower falls
, even though we love it; and a weed grows
, even though we do not love it.
Even ‘Lord of the Rings’ had dwarf-tossing jokes
in it. It’s like, ‘Really?’
Death comes for us all. Even for kings
People always talk
about how time flies
; it’s become sort of a colloquialism now. You don’t really understand it until you reach your late 30s and early
40s – and I’m sure
time will move
as I get older
is much more than simply
, to order, or even to edit: it is to add value
, to illuminate
, to simplify
, to clarify
, to modify
, to dignify, to dramatize, to persuade
, and perhaps
even to amuse. To design is to transform prose
I try to tell all the – not even the kids
, even people older than me – to just be themselves. Don’t wear
what I wear ’cause I wear it; wear what you like.
Are you laboring under the impression
that I read
these memoranda of yours? I can’t even lift them.
Those who cry
out that the government should ‘do something’ never even ask for data
on what has actually happened
when the government did something, compared
to what actually happened when the government did nothing
I just want to make music
, I don’t want people to talk about me. All I’ve ever wanted to do was sing. I don’t want to be a celebrity
. I don’t want to be in people’s faces
, you know, constantly on covers
that I haven’t even known
Politics are very much like war
. We may even have to use poison gas
Always be a poet
, even in prose.
It is more dangerous that even a guilty
person should be punished
without the forms of law than that he should escape
Being a good actor
isn’t easy. Being a man is even harder. I want to be both before I’m done.
The work of the individual still remains the spark that moves mankind
ahead even more than teamwork
I love the way capitalism
finds a place – even for its enemies.
Go up in an airplane
. Go high enough, and it’s like we don’t even exist.
I pray to God every day
that he makes me the biggest superstar
, but before that, I ask God to make me a good actor. Being a star is hard, but being an actor is even harder. I want to be both before I am done.
Now this is not the end. It is not even the beginning
of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning.
These times are so hard, and they’re getting even harder.
Everybody has something that chews them up and, for me, that thing was always loneliness
. The cinema
has the power to make you not feel lonely
, even when you are.
When we believe the best of people, we let go
of each thing they do that is hurtful
to us. And we choose
to think things like, ‘I don’t believe they meant
me.’ ‘Maybe they’re having a bad day
or don’t feel well.’ ‘They probably don’t even realize how they sound
The older I get, the younger
I feel. Growing up, I was always the kid, but I spoke like an adult
and was in adult roles
. I didn’t feel like a kid. The older I get, I actually feel younger! Which is good. I always thought when you get older, you’ll want to slow
down, but I want to do even more.
I am not a creationist
as the term
is usually understood
. I believe that the earth is billions of years old and the universe
even older. I do believe that God is the creator
, but that’s a completely different
thing. I’ve written in defense of evolution
and made arguments that are based on evolution.
When women love us, they forgive
us everything, even our crimes; when they do not love us, they give us credit for nothing, not even our virtues
Even if you never do anything about this, you’ve benefited from an unjust
system. You’re already the winner
in a game
that was rigged
to your advantage
from the start.
Even if I wore
a hat and a wig, you can always tell it’s me.
To bear with patience wrongs
done to oneself
is a mark of perfection, but to bear with patience wrongs done to someone else is a mark of imperfection
and even of actual sin.
Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces
, I would still plant
Death is never polite
, even when we expect it.
We came from nothing really. One house. Ten people. Even days the lights
was off. The worst days was not eating
off rice and toast
is dangerous business. It can damage
or even destroy your relationship with God, your relationships with other people, and even with your relationship with yourself.
I would love to see women be able to be powerful, complex, smart
and taken seriously, even if they are beautiful. Even more, I would love to see women held
to different standards
, other than the superficial
ones that we’re held to.
It doesn’t matter
what age you are. You can look sexy
and feel great, and that doesn’t have to be a gift only for the young. It can be a gift for any age, even the old, whatever that is nowadays
Get to know the Chef and you will start to enjoy dining
out even more.
I am just pitifully nostalgic
. I can’t help but roll my eyes at myself frequently
. I mean, I still shoot
. And I am constantly reminiscing
about the ‘good old days
.’ I’m 28 years old. There haven’t even been that many ‘good old days.’ But still, I love to look back.
It is even harder for the average
ape to believe that he has descended from man.
Life is a great sunrise
. I do not see why death should not be an even greater
can carry an institution
only so far, and then others have to step in, even the alumni
. That’s how an institution becomes one.
But even the President of the United States sometimes must have to stand naked
it, the individual composes his life according to the laws of beauty even in times of greatest distress
, Mom’s German
. I couldn’t say I was anything. My last name isn’t even Downey. My dad changed his name when he wanted to get into the Army
and was underage
. My real name is Robert
Elias. I feel like I’m still looking for a home in some way.
I even don’t dare
to watch our stock
price, because this is what other people think who you are
. I dare not watch it. I think, let the market take care
of themselves; we should take care of the business.
There is not enough religion
in the world even to destroy religion.
I think life on Earth must be about more than just solving
problems… It’s got to be something inspiring
, even if it is vicarious
Even if the last move did not succeed
, the inner command
says move again.
It is not necessary that you leave the house. Remain at your table and listen. Do not even listen, only wait. Do not even wait, be wholly
still and alone. The world will present itself to you for its unmasking
, it can do
no other, in ecstasy it will writhe at your feet.
I lived in constant terror
of being asked a question
in class. Even if I knew the answer, I was never able to tell it before the class.
You’ll never get ahead
of anyone as long
as you try to get even with him.
There is nothing in the world, I venture to say, that would so effectively help one to survive
even the worst conditions
as the knowledge that there is a meaning in one’s life.
Words have a life of their own. There is no telling
what they will do. Within a matter of days, they can even turn turtle
and mean the opposite
We are so vain
that we even care for the opinion
of those we don’t care for.
Anyone who proposes to do good must not expect people to roll stones
out of his way
, but must accept
calmly, even if they roll a few stones upon it.
I want a world without war, a world without insanity
. I want to see people do well. I don’t even think it’s as much as what I want for myself. It’s more what I want for the people
around me. That’s what I want.
Even peace may be purchased at too high a price.
I never feel lonely if I’ve got a book – they’re like old friends
. Even if you’re not reading them over and over again, you know they are there. And they’re part of your history. They sort of tell a story
about your journey through life
Better remain silent
, better not even think, if you are not prepared to act.
I am someone who always gets up again, even if there are setbacks. I have a survivor
instinct. I’m not sure where it comes from, but probably from all the little things
that make you into who you are.
to get made fun
of in the minor leagues
. I’d be 0 for 2, and then in my last at-bat I’d hit a chopper that wouldn’t even reach the shortstop
, and I’d get a hit out of it. The guys would be
all over me, but a hit’s a hit. I’ll take 3,000 of ’em.
Only a man who knows what it is like to be defeated
can reach down to the bottom of his soul
and come up
with the extra ounce
of power it takes to win
when the match is even.
of each of us coming into existence are infinitesimally small, and even though we shall all die some day, we should count ourselves fantastically lucky
to get our decades
in the sun.
God is all over the place. And even if He isn’t, if it makes me feel good
, why not
The planning fallacy
is that you make a plan, which is usually a best-case scenario
. Then you assume
that the outcome will follow your plan, even when you should know better.
I love to eat out, but even more, I love to eat in.
It is surprising
that even from the earliest
age, man finds the greatest satisfaction in feeling independent. The exalting feeling of being sufficient to oneself comes as a revelation
I have absorbed my life now. I am ready for my music to unfold
. I know time flies, but before the end of this year, the album
will be out. Even if it kills me.
It’s not new that architecture
can profoundly affect
a place, sometimes transform it. Architecture and any art can transform a person, even save someone.
It is through this mysterious power that we too have our being, and we therefore
yield to our neighbors
, even to our animal neighbors, the same right
as ourselves to inhabit
this vast land.
No matter what time it is, wake me, even if it’s in the middle of a Cabinet meeting
Write in such a way
as that you can be readily
understood by both the young and the old, by men as well as women, even by children.
being really proud
of the fact that I was gay
even though I wasn’t.
If you don’t risk anything, you risk even more.
Science has made us gods even before we are worthy
of being men.
I don’t smile as much as I should, even though I smile inside
Even though we are deceived
, still believe. Though we are betrayed
, still forgive. Love completely even those who hate you
The pop-star thing bores
me because it’s somebody programming
someone else. Stand over here, sing that, no, sing it like this, talk like that, when they ask you this, don’t say that, say this, hold that, drive this, stay here, live there – you’re not even a human being. You’re a puppet
When you’re doing something you’re not used to, you kind of realize that you’re still a kid: even though the whole world
around you sees
you as an adult and you’re expected to act like an adult, you still haven’t actually grown
One of my mantras
what makes you unique
, even if it makes others uncomfortable.’ I keep that with me in my back pocket
. Shoot, I keep it in my front
pocket! I keep it in my hair.
Change is not made without inconvenience
, even from worse to better.
When you’re introducing
app, you look around and say, ‘We could be doing 15 different things
, but how do we communicate to someone why they would want to download
and even sign up for this thing?’
It is humiliating
to remain with our hands
folded while others write history. It matters little who wins
. To make a people great it is necessary to send
them to battle
even if you have to kick
them in the pants
. That is what I shall do.
When you fail
you learn from the mistakes you made and it motivates
you to work even harder.
Who you are as a person will only be amplified
once you are ‘famous
,’ so if you had a good heart
, then I would imagine
you’ll have the same good heart but the means to do even more with it.
Even these stars, which seem so numerous
, are as sand, as dust
– or less than dust – in the enormity
of the space in which there is nothing.
If forgers and malefactors are put to death by the secular
power, there is much more reason for excommunicating and even putting to death one convicted
Life is about the gray areas
. Things are seldom black and white, even when we wish
they were and think they should be, and I like exploring
this nuanced terrain
While I was still a boy
, I came to the conclusion that there were three grades
of thinking; and since I was later to claim
thinking as my hobby
, I came to an even stranger
conclusion – namely
, that I myself could not think at all.
Our creator is the same and never changes
despite the names
given Him by people here and in all parts of the world. Even if we gave Him no name at all, He would still be there, within us, waiting to give us good on this earth.
To win is not important. To be successful is not even important. How to plan and prepare
. When you plan very well and prepare very well, then success can come on the way. Then winning can come on your way.
Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.
In case of a thunderstorm
, stand in the middle of the fairway
and hold up a one iron
. Not even God can hit a one iron.
Forward, as occasion offers
. Never look round to see whether any shall note it… Be satisfied with success in even the smallest
matter, and think that even such a result is no trifle
You don’t have the same mentality
as you did five
years ago – even one year. People are always changing, and I believe that everyone deserves the space to change and for people to recognize their change.
I’m always amazed
that people take what I say seriously. I don’t even take what I am seriously.
thing about being famous
is that people are always nice
to you. You’re in a conversation and everybody’s agreeing
with what you’re saying – even if you say something totally crazy
. You need people who can tell you what you don’t want to hear.
For you I know I’d even try to turn the tide
Time flies. It seems like just yesterday
I was playing my first game against Ireland
, when I came off the bench
, full of energy and flying into tackles, even though I couldn’t tackle
Violence is violence. Trauma is trauma
. And we are taught to downplay
it, even think about it as child’s play
As soon as the land of any country has all become private
property, the landlords
, like all other men, love to reap
where they never sowed, and demand
a rent even for its natural produce
Tennis is mostly mental
. Of course, you must have a lot of physical skill
, but you can’t play tennis
well and not be a good thinker
. You win or lose the match before you even go out there.
Gun control means being able to hit your target
. If I have a ‘hot button
‘ issue, this is definitely
it. Don’t even think about taking my guns
. My rights are not negotiable, and I am totally unwilling
to compromise when it comes to the Second Amendment
I have noticed
even people who claim everything is predestined
, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road
The problem isn’t that Johnny
can’t read. The problem isn’t even that Johnny can’t think. The problem is that Johnny doesn’t know what thinking is; he confuses it with feeling.
He who learns
must suffer. And even in our sleep pain
that cannot forget falls drop
by drop upon the heart, and in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom to us by the awful
grace of God.
Beauty is indeed a good gift of God; but that the good may not think it a great good, God dispenses it even to the wicked
I can’t solve
the world’s problems, can’t even begin
to contemplate them all. But on my little corner
of Earth, I at least can try to live in a way that treads lightly.
We fear to know the fearsome
and unsavory aspects
of ourselves, but we fear even more to know the godlike
Learning is a result of listening
, which in turn leads to even better listening and attentiveness
to the other person. In other words, to learn from the child, we must have empathy, and empathy grows as we learn.
You got to look on the bright
side, even if there ain’t one.
Even if it turns out that time travel
, it is important that we understand why it is impossible.
per cent of the world’s woe
comes from people not knowing themselves, their abilities, their frailties, and even their real virtues. Most of us go almost all
the way through life as complete strangers
to ourselves – so how can we know anyone else
Where there’s water on Earth, you find life as we know it. So if you find water somewhere else
, it becomes a remarkable draw
to look closer
to see if life of any kind is there, even if it’s bacterial, which would be extraordinary
for the field
‘It’s a good thing’ before you were even born.
It’s not about changing people; it’s sometimes about changing a situation. How can we build
an even better situation for them?
This is the curse
of our age, even the strangest
aberrations are no cure for boredom.
I am an agnostic
, even though I respect and am interested in all religions
. If there’s something I believe in, it’s a mysterious energy; the one that fills
, the one that unites
nature and beings.
What we have found in this country, and maybe we’re more aware of it now, is one problem that we’ve had, even in the best of times, and that is the people who are sleeping
on the grates, the homeless
, you might say, by choice.
The purpose of a vacation
is to have the time to rest
. But many of us, even when we go on vacation, don’t know how
to rest. We may even come back more tired
than before we left
I beg you take courage; the brave soul can mend
Treat all men alike
. Give them the same law. Give them an even chance
to live and grow.
Talent is important, but how one develops
and nurtures it is even more so.
Use your health, even to the point of wearing it out. That is what it is for. Spend all you have before you die; do not outlive
We think, each of us, that we’re much more rational than we are. And we think that we make our decisions
because we have good reasons to make them. Even when it’s the other way around. We believe in the reasons, because we’ve already made the decision
When you’re a carpenter
making a beautiful chest
, you’re not going to use a piece
of plywood on the back, even though it faces the wall and nobody will ever see it. You’ll know it’s there, so you’re going to use a beautiful piece of wood
on the back.
Even when I’m old and grey, I won’t be able to play it, but I’ll still love the game.
were music it would be Mozart
. Art, and it would be Michelangelo. Literature, and it would be Shakespeare
. And yet it is something even greater; the only place on earth that is still as it should be. May we never tame
There’s nothing more satisfying
a happy and smiling child. I always help in any way I can, even if it’s just by signing
an autograph. A child’s smile is worth more than all the money in the world.
I did trust in Christ, Christ alone for salvation
, and an assurance
was given me that he had taken away my sins
, even mine, and saved
me from the law of sin and death.
Love God; love others; do your best in all you do, even if you fall short!
I feel like if you’re in a bad situation
, and then you see somebody that’s even in a worse situation, you feel for that person.
Everything has its wonders
, even darkness and silence
, and I learn, whatever state I may be in, therein to be content
Man loves company – even if it is only that of a small burning candle
No matter the risks
we take, we always consider the end to be too soon, even though in life, more than anything
else, quality should be more important than quantity
Indeed, man wishes
to be happy even when he so lives as to make happiness
A hungry dog hunts
best. A hungrier dog hunts even better.
Kindness is in our power, even when fondness
Traditions are the guideposts driven
deep in our subconscious
minds. The most powerful ones are those we can’t even describe
, aren’t even aware of.
The most important thing
, in anything you do, is always trying
your hardest, because even if you try your hardest and it’s not as good as you’d hoped
, you still have that sense of not letting yourself down.
Even when bad things
happen you have to try to use those bad things in a positive manner and really just take the positive out of it.
You don’t have to be a ‘person of influence’ to be influential
. In fact, the most influential people
in my life are probably not even aware of the things they’ve taught me.
I challenge you to be dreamers
; I challenge you to be doers
and let us make the greatest place in the world even better.
Everything is political. I will never be a politician
or even think political. Me just deal with life and nature. That is the greatest thing
Life in general has never been even close to fair
, so the pretense
that the government can make it fair is a valuable
and inexhaustible asset
to politicians who want to expand
Once the realization
is accepted that even between the closest
human beings infinite distances continue
, a wonderful living side by side can grow, if they succeed in loving
between them which makes it possible
for each to see the other whole against the sky.
Human love has little regard
for the truth. It makes the truth relative, since nothing, not even the truth, must come between it and the beloved
Remember when life’s path is steep
to keep your mind even.
Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts
. This is the secret
Religion, in any form, is always interesting
to me because of how powerful it is. Not even the religion itself, but to the people that follow it… The effect that it has had on people’s minds.
I don’t want to have kids for like 10 years. I still have a lot to do. I don’t even know if I could handle
a dog right now. I’m so not ready
. Someday I’ll be a mom but not until I’m in my 30s.
I’m a lot of things but not a liar or a phony
, even when I know it’s in my best interest to be.
The police cannot protect
at this stage of our development, and they cannot even protect themselves in many cases
. It is up to the private citizen to protect himself and his family, and this is not only acceptable
, but mandatory
God made and governs the world invisibly, and has commanded us to love and worship
him and no other God; to honor our parents and masters
, and love our neighbours
as ourselves; and to be temperate
, just, and peaceable, and to be merciful
even to brute beasts
There is certain relief in change, even though it be from bad to worse! As I have often found in traveling
in a stagecoach, that it is often a comfort to shift
one’s position, and be bruised
in a new place
Politicians are the same all over. They promise to build bridges
even when there are no rivers.
You can kill ten of our men for every one we kill of yours. But even at those odds, you will lose and we will win
Human beings do things for a reason, even if sometimes it’s the wrong reason.
The man who has experienced shipwreck
shudders even at a calm
When you feel like an oddball
, it never really leaves
you. Even now, I’m better around people who are uncomfortable with themselves – the misfits
In order to get what you want
, you must first decide what you want. Most people really foul
up at this crucial first step
because they simply can’t see how it’s possible to get what they want, so they don’t even let themselves want it.
It was the experience of mystery – even if mixed
with fear – that engendered religion.
Dignity, and even holiness
too, sometimes, are more questions
of coat and waistcoat than some people imagine.
Even if you’re on the right track
, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.
Live your questions now, and perhaps even without knowing it, you will live along some distant
day into your answers
Everything is a blessing, even meetings
. Whether it’s meetings or running gassers or lifting, it’s an opportunity, and the best thing to do is be thankful
I’ve never regretted anything I’ve done, even the things that I’ve failed
at. I’ve often regretted not trying something
really big, because you’ll never know.
You’ve got as many lives as you like, and more, even ones you don’t want.
is sure to result in victory, than you must fight, even though the ruler forbid
it; if fighting will not result in victory, then you must not fight even at the ruler’s bidding
Memories, even bittersweet
ones, are better than nothing.
I fear the Greeks, even when they bring gifts.
has to be super-hot now for me to be even semi-interested.
Even if the government spends itself into bankruptcy
and the economy still does not recover
, Keynesians can always say that it would have worked if only the government had spent
Even in literature
and art, no man who bothers
will ever be original
: whereas if you simply try to tell the truth (without caring
twopence how often it has been told before) you will, nine
times out of ten, become original without ever having noticed it.
A revolutionary poem
will not tell you who or when to kill, what and when to burn
, or even how to theorize. It reminds
you… where and when and how you are living and might live, it is a wick of desire.
, which knows how to control even kings.
When you are in the public eye
, in the name of public service
, you have to understand that the more people know about you, and the more people say they want to support you
, the more you have to work even harder to uphold
Even if a unity of faith
is not possible, a unity of love is.
is accepting your new reality
, even if it’s less good than the one you had before.
The problem with car dealerships is you’ve already decided
what you want to buy before you even go there, and you’re really just going there to talk through some annoying
I am closest to my mother, as she
is my rock
, my pillar of strength
, and my world. Not only has she stood by me through all times – happy, sad, and otherwise
– but there have even been moments when I had completely lost
hope, and her
in me had lifted
Be passionate and bold
. Always keep learning
. You stop doing useful
things if you don’t learn. So the last part to me is the key, especially if you have had some initial
success. It becomes even more critical that you have the learning ‘bit’ always switched
There’s no sense
in being precise
when you don’t even know what you’re talking about.
There is a fellowship
more quiet even than solitude, and which, rightly understood, is solitude made perfect.
government wants me to say that for many centuries Tibet
has been part of China
. Even if I make that statement
, many people would just laugh
. And my statement will not change past history. History is history.
If people think I am gay, yeah
that doesn’t bother
me. Not at all. What would people think? To me I am such a heterosexual guy
. It doesn’t even, I don’t even think about it.
I think that the United States and the Philippines
have always had a good relationship
with each other. We were colonized by the Americans and we have their culture and our traditions
even up to this day
and I think that we’re very welcoming
with the Americans. And I don’t see any problem with that at all.
Never injure a friend, even in jest
Without health insurance
, getting sick or injured
could mean going bankrupt, going without needed
care, or even dying needlessly.
The man who has done his level best… is a success, even though the world may write him down a failure.
Somebody help me
, tell me where to go from here cause even Thugs
cry, but do the Lord care?
I want to support the whole idea of the humanities
the humanities as being something that – even if it can’t be quantitatively measured as other subjects
– it’s as fundamental to all education.
Of course, money matters
to everyone even if some don’t want to admit
it. If I won the Race to Dubai
, I look at that prize
money and think it could pay off my new house or the range I’m building. I am privileged
to play golf
for a living – look around St Andrews, that’s my office.
Right is right, even if no one else does it.
Leadership can not
be measured in a poll
or even in the result of an election
. It can only be truly seen with the benefit
of time. From the perspective of 20 years, not 20 days.
Even philosophers will praise
war as ennobling mankind, forgetting
who said: ‘War is bad in that it begets
more evil than it kills.’
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil
; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
of a friend is somebody who adores you even though they know the things you’re most ashamed of.