Occasionally Quotes by Pliny the Elder, Mike Yaconelli, David Ignatius, Susan L. Taylor, Dick Cheney, Wesley Morris and many others.
I’m an all-things-in-moderation kind of person
. I do eat a warm
donut occasionally. I especially enjoy a cider
donut when I’m apple picking
. I don’t think there’s anything wrong
I go out to dinner
occasionally and that’s the sum of my dating
I don’t deny
my life-style is occasionally pretty wild
If you are not making any mistakes
, you are being excessively risk-averse. Investing involves
risk, and that means
you will occasionally be wrong. And although it is okay to be wrong, it is not okay
to stay wrong.
I do think about and do occasionally take my wife
and son out with me on tour
. It’s difficult
It is not a bad thing that children should occasionally, and politely, put parents
in their place
If I don’t agree
with something, I let people know, and it occasionally leads
. But I usually iron
I’ve really grown to love
film, but I think occasionally you need
to get up
on a stage
and see what’s going on.
Life is relationship, living is relationship. We cannot
live if you and I have built
around ourselves and just peep over that wall occasionally. Unconsciously, deeply, under the wall, we are related
It’s probably better for me to play 40 or 45 games
and occasionally be rested and therefore
still be full of energy
at the end of the season.
My walk. Let’s clarify
this: you’re not allowed to laugh
at my walk but I am. Most times I am in control
of my leggies, but occasionally they have a mind of their own, and the little flicks can be very
I’ve been out now for so many
years that I am not surprised
at what someone may occasionally say. It really doesn’t faze me.
Sometimes, occasionally, people will make out
in the audience, completely not aware
that there’s a human being onstage
away from them, who can see them. Sometimes people think that you’re on television while
you’re onstage, so you’re not even a person.
We go out and have a drink
occasionally. We’re quite
happy to go for a nice meal
and go the theatre
We were the first people who did investigative
stuff, who asked occasionally abrasive, occasionally confrontational questions
Occasionally, I’ll be on the Internet and see something about me and give
in to the urge
on it. It’s hard not to. Usually, I wish
We occasionally stumble
over the truth
but most of us pick
ourselves up and hurry
off as if nothing had happened.
Sitting on public transport is an occasionally exasperating experience
if you have the temerity to attempt
travelling while female
Believe me, I love a good chocolate chip
. I’m not going to go for some lousy version
of it. If I’m going to have it, I’m going to have a really good one. I believe
yourself occasionally to something.
The only person who ever called me Paul
was my father
, so I always associate
it with doing something wrong, you know. So, you know, occasionally, people will come up
to me on the street and try to, you know, ingratiate themselves
and call me
Paul. I don’t like it, actually.
At the end of the day, I know that I would rather be alone and occasionally lonely
than in a miserable marriage
and lonely and unhappy all the time. I don’t mind being single
. In fact
, I like it.
Like many musicians, I don’t look back much… only concentrate
on what music I’m doing, and occasionally look ahead.
When I was living in New York and didn’t have a penny
to my name, I would walk around the streets
and occasionally I would see an alcove or something. And I’d think, that’ll be good
, that’ll be a good spot
for me when I’m homeless
As an author
, you need to keep talking
to your audience to remind
yourself what they like and what they don’t like. You spend most of your life locked
in a room
, and you need to be social
Occasionally I’ll watch Fox News
for as long as I can tolerate
it, or CNN. I’ll watch until
I get infuriated, but you got to know what they’re talking about and what they’re not talking
Previously, on Lock, Stock
, I went to bed
in the morning and woke
up at five
in the morning, and on this one I was known to nod
off on the set occasionally.
I started working occasionally for my father when I was around six
. The first skill
I learned was how to join
to a wire.
I paint in acrylic and sometimes in oil. Sometimes I’ll paint my kids
. And I’ll occasionally do some photography
Occasionally, when I get mad
at a woman, I’ll do some great, awful painting
It’s important to have people who will question you occasionally.
I think the big thing
I’ve had going for me in that regard has been the success of the league
. I don’t have quite as much control over things as people believe, so I frequently receive
than I deserve
, and occasionally more criticism as well.
I used to agonise over what to do next, but now I’m making a movie a year. It’s insane
, but it’s only a movie after all. You just hang
in there, and occasionally you might make something which you can call art… briefly.
My books have occasionally been of mixed
success. It’s not like I have gone
to triumph. I have had a couple of books do very, very well and a couple do very, very badly
I know what she
used to do sometimes. She kept her best cape she wore
on the street in there, and she used occasionally to go up there to get it and to take it into her room. She kept a great deal
in the guest room drawers
As kids, there’s somehow the fear that these bullies
can end your life if they want to. Everything is blown
up, and occasionally that kind of awful thing does happen
You know, to an extent, Method acting
feels occasionally lazy
I’m usually in control of the room, but if I sense
some kind of hostility
, I address
it. Occasionally, there are pockets
, and it’s not just the South – it’s all over the country.
At the end of OK Computer we were playing big, big arenas
and it wasn’t right
. You can do those things occasionally but at the time it didn’t feel right.
Occasionally I do things against my inner voice
, but you really should go for the thing that touches you most-even if you don’t quite know why it does.
I’d occasionally do some exercises
at home, but I never cared
up with my dad
. I’m an only child
. My father was a cowboy
, and he really loved me very much, but I think he wanted a son occasionally.
Creating a decent pop song
is a challenge – and occasionally, once in every decade
– it’s kind of fun to do that.
ever watch TV and when I do it’s sports. I’ll occasionally stick
on some old episode of ‘Fawlty Towers
‘ or something.
I don’t like high
concept movies very much, and the kind of scripts
that I would occasionally get offered
tended to be really high concept comedies or romantic comedies
. I just don’t like it. I like much more realistic
movies with actual psychology
and behavior in them.
I can go to cities and go to restaurants
or the movies and occasionally I’ll get recognized – but not for the most part.
I have the ’77 Million Paintings’ running in my studio
a lot of the time. Occasionally I’ll look up from what I’m doing and I think, ‘God, I’ve never seen anything like that before!’ And that’s a real thrill
People love the electric
rake. You just hit it or whatever you want to do. You can’t play ‘Swanee River’ on it. You have to just make terrible noise
. Occasionally, it will make a sound like a note
I met Angela
Bassett during the awards circuit
. I was actually surprised at how moved I was to meet
her in person. I was moved to tears
. I find that feeling
, it’s happened occasionally, and I never know who it’ll be with.
It is well for people who think to change
their minds occasionally in order to keep them clean
. For those who do not think, it is best at least to rearrange
once in a while.
The idea that maybe you don’t have to own a car if you only need one occasionally may catch on, just like time-sharing caught
on in real estate
I see comments
occasionally about the way I speak but it goes straight
over my head. You speak the way you speak and it is a silly
thing to judge
One thing I’ve learned is that when you shoot
something in the U.K., there’s always going to be somebody
called Trevor on your set. And maybe a Nigel. Occasionally a Colin
At times, my very own media
makes me cringe
, and occasionally out loud. By the way, nothing clears
the head like an out-loud cringe.
We would go in there with our parents once in a while for – actually go into Manhattan
for dinner, weekends
occasionally to a museum
, but most of my memories
into Manhattan was with the school trips
and then later
on as we got, you know, into high school
, kind of on our own and with friends.
, you can drive
when you’re 15 – you could get your driving permit
. I remember, during driver
‘s ed, I fell asleep
at the wheel one day
. I was tired. The guy shook
me and switched
and said he was getting into the driver’s seat. I didn’t fail, so I guess
you can fall asleep occasionally. It’s Louisiana.
Occasionally, I have time to go to the theater, and I think for a minute
, ‘Man, I’d really love to be doing a play right now
.’ Because I loved doing plays
when I was doing them. Then I think, ‘I want to do it right now, but will I want to do that Sunday matinee in six weeks
Occasionally, you’ll get a ‘District
9,’ a film that is politically charged
, but there is nothing going on beneath the surface
with a lot of horror films
. They are not about anything.
People always brand me as this person who is anti-Brady
, and I don’t think that I ever have been, except
that occasionally I would like to talk about something else
that I’m doing.
I like being called ‘Mr. Freeman
I would sit at the table
with the black
kids during lunch
, and we’d do our banter back and forth
. But occasionally, I’d get up and I’d go sit down with the white kids and chat
with them and what not. Of course, because I come from the black table they would look at me
like, ‘Why are you here?’
Man will occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of the time he will pick himself up and continue
My family will occasionally take the mick out of the way I move and I always think Thats nonsense, I move like a gazelle: smoothly
and there is strength
in the way I move. Then you see it on TV and they repeatedly
show you bobbing off to do some task
and you just look like a marionette.
Do I think the West End
relies too heavily on star names? Yes, I do, and it can result
in miscasting and sub-standard stuff. Not always, but occasionally.
I am aware of the words ‘national treasure
‘ being attached
to me occasionally. It just makes me feel old.
It’s like when you get sick
of your own cooking
: I occasionally wish I could write something that didn’t come out sounding like me
. All writers must experience that.
is a friend for life, but they are a friend for life that you are forced
to have. And like anything that you are forced to do, occasionally people will drive you crazy
I also hope that I am occasionally involved
other people in ways that make their lives
a little better, more interesting for the moment that makes them think.
I have never been converted
to or even had much interest in spiritualism
, occultism, Swedenborgianism or any particular religion
. And I never, except occasionally for a laugh, visit the quacks
who call themselves psychics
Donald Trump may occasionally say things that are controversial
or even objectionable to some, but those are words.
Occasionally, we would shoot something and think, ‘This is it; we are over the line
.’ But the test
audiences didn’t have a problem with it.
I occasionally rapped along to some homegrown Korean rap
. And then a friend introduced
me to Wu-Tang and played
me ‘Enter the 36th Chambers.’ It was very shocking. And then I started to look for different albums
. This was pre-Internet, so it’s hard to find the music, and it was even harder
to find music videos
I may look like I’m in control on TV, but underneath
I’m trying to hold it together like we all are. Here’s to busy
and the power to, occasionally, say ‘enough’.
I travel a lot, read a lot, meet my friends
, like to cook occasionally.
As interesting as that music can occasionally be, I don’t think it really replaces the other.
I admit to occasionally sharing the financial hysteria
of the rest of the country, the urgency
more for the family in case you can’t write any more.
You don’t keep in contact
with many of the people you work with because there are so many. Acting’s just a transient
job, very occasionally you’ll meet people and really hit it off but generally you just know people to say hello
Occasionally I go shopping for clothes
, but I find the whole thing a real chore
I get up at 3:30 A. M. We’re on air
from 6 A. M., so if I’m in the studio, I’ll have eggs at around 7 A. M. from the canteen
or poached, occasionally with a slice
I really can’t live without my In-N-Out burgers. Honestly, I can’t. Even when I’m doing the whole no-carb thing occasionally, I make an exception for these. They’re too delicious
I felt like people who had a lost mindset
or who occasionally did stupid
things were having a ‘donkey
‘ moment, or some of them are permanent
donkeys, so I just started calling
them donkeys. So when I went to Philly
to do my own morning show
, that’s when I first started doing ‘Donkey of the Day.’
I like stirring
things up. I’m on the side of the kids more than I am on the adults
. And occasionally I find some adults that have that same mischievous streak
, so I don’t get in too much trouble
Occasionally, I’ve been asked to do American roles, and once or twice
I have, but I don’t understand Americans. I don’t have any real feeling for American culture
,’ occasionally I would get the ‘Hey are you that girl
from that movie?’ but no one knew
my first and last name. The fans of the saga
are amazing, and it’s very flattering
was so bad in the United States at that time that a dark
person with a white person would not be served
in a restaurant
. My father, mother, and I would try it occasionally. We would sit there, and the food
would never come.
When it comes to the point where you occasionally look forward to being in prison
on the basis
that you might be able to spend a day reading a book, the realization
dawns that perhaps the situation
has become a little more stressful
than you would like.
Growing up, I was on film sets occasionally, when my dad was acting, so I got to run around and do odd jobs
on films like ‘Labyrinth
‘ and others… I seemed destined
to make films.
I still tell
a lot of jokes
and do a lot of funny comics, but the stuff I like best is the personal
stuff. I will still occasionally talk about my job and retail
, but it evolved
Now, occasionally I will still have that quarter
pounder because I love fast
food, but you have to keep it to a minimum
I usually start with an ending, then outline high points
of things that happen, and kind of make up
the rest as I go along. Occasionally, the characters surprise
me, and I wonder
how we got here. Other times, the characters are stubborn
and won’t do something I want them to in the story.
When old people in power scold children and young people for ‘selfishness
‘ if they don’t get triple-vaxxed, or if they let their mask
occasionally, or try to have some fun in the sun
, it’s obvious who actually is being selfish
I usually sprint for 20 to 30 metres – occasionally 50 to 60 metres maximum
. But no footballer
ever sprints a complete
100 metres during a game.
Oh, I was working occasionally in and out of New York.
Sometimes it’s cool to have banter with the audience. Occasionally, somebody will say something, and I’ll say something right back
, and everybody laughs, and it’s funny.
I do get approached occasionally, but not a ton. I’m unrecognizable because I’m coated in cat hair and sweat
. And there’s a sort of yeti quality
to my presence… so I don’t think that people can see the face.
During the couple of years it took to write ‘At The Bottom of Everything’, I decided
, on the sort of hopeful whim
that occasionally overtakes me, to sign up for piano lessons
Occasionally it does hit me, the words on a page
. And I still love doing that, as I have for the last 60 years.
I think sometimes we forget what we have, and occasionally it’s important to remind ourselves.
One of the things I like about when I tour sometimes is that occasionally you’ll see a dad there with his 12-year-old son and they’re both enjoying it.
is very uncomfortable
. Anybody can get occasionally tired of it, and then it can change fast, where it’s comfort that disturbs you.
I can’t get on girls’ wavelengths at all. I think we are completely different. I don’t know, maybe that’s the way it should be. If we could all get along occasionally though, that would be nice
At home in L.A., Sunday is lazy. It’s the wife and me lying
in bed with coffee
‘ or something funny on TiVo. The kid will occasionally join us. Eventually, breakfast is at a place down the street called Paty’s. And we always have some kind of great dinner – my wife
makes a great roast beef
I do not, in fact
, use many puns
. Certainly there are far fewer
than people believe. But I suspect
the ones I do occasionally use tend to hang around in people’s memories for a while.
I occasionally buy a bikini
, but I’m too shy
to wear it.
Occasionally people ask me
how it is I write different types
of things, and my answer to that is it’s very natural
. You get bored
writing one kind of thing all the time.
My best friends are still the ones I first attached myself to when I went to school because, all of a sudden, I was leaving
the rather pampered
and occasionally very annoying
world of having three older sisters
to go to a male-dominated world.
I’ve been thinking about ‘The Jetsons’ since I was a kid. But occasionally, you want ‘The Jetsons’ to come to reality. That’s what Apple is so great at: Productizing things and bringing
them to you so you can be a part of it.
In regular tournaments, players throw
in the towel occasionally for one reason or another.
The fact that my mother was on television every week while I was young was occasionally awkward
, and often frustrating
people aren’t going to eat out or eat late or even have pizza
occasionally. And all that’s fine
as long as you work out
, even just for 10 minutes a day.