Situational Quotes

Situational Quotes by Bruce Robinson, Barry Eisler, Philip Zimbardo, Sean McVay, Neena Gupta, Stephen Cambone and many others.

The difference between being a victim and a survivor is often a low level of situational awareness. You can’t be a super-spy, watchful and paranoid every day. But I am more watchful than the average American.
When you look at what we want our individual player to represent from that makeup, if you will, we’re looking for mentally and physically tough players who are smart and want to compete. And when you say smart, you’re talking about situational awareness. Guys that are instinctual. That are smart football players.
I want to try something on situational comedy.
But by providing the background picture – the universal situational awareness that we desire – by showing the anomalies, the SpaceBased Radar will change the nature of how we do our analysis and our intelligence.
There is not much of a bureaucratic leap, if history is any guide, between a seemingly benign call for ‘continuous situational awareness’ and the onset of a covert and illegal campaign of domestic surveillance.
I do more films than television, and in Mexico, they are more situational comedies – not the typical telenovela.
Business ends up being very dynamic and situational.
I think that I am interested in the resonance between character drama and high stakes, either situational or political or social or other kind of elevated drama, and I tend to find that those things combust.
Show me one guy or woman as funny as Rodney Dangerfield or as good as George Carlin, Richard Pryor, Bill Cosby, or Joan Rivers. There are a lot of good comics out there, no doubt, but as far as the quality of the comics goes, I think what you have is a bunch of situational comics.
The projects I have done on television, they’re sitcoms, situational comedies. The problem is, maybe because they go on every day, Monday through Friday, one-hour format, maybe that’s why they’re labeled as a telenovela. But technically speaking, they’re sitcoms because they’re situational comedies.
I’ve been fired from a situational comedy with a script they wrote specifically for me because of my voice.
Raju Gadu’ is a situational comedy where I play a fun and bubbly character. She‘s a proper Andhra girl who’s modern but loves donning desi looks.
Every job has a unique situational circumstance.
I don’t have any favourites, but I like situational comedies, not forced ones.
Band Vaaje’ is all-in-all a comedy film. But all comic scenes are situational. The jokes are not just for the sake of punches. The film has proper story which we are sure that audiences will love.
The presidential candidates are offering prescriptions for everything from Iraq to healthcare, but listen closely. Their fixes are situational and incremental. Meanwhile, the underlying structural problems in American politics and government are systemic and prevent us from solving our most intractable challenges.
As a media artist and filmmaker, I’m constantly considering the role of situational context when creating my work.
I do love situational comedy, clowning, and slapstick; I approach that with a lot of respect. The goofier you are, it doesn’t mean you’re going to be funnier.
The line between good and evil is permeable and almost anyone can be induced to cross it when pressured by situational forces.
I think there’s a difference between internal confidence and situational confidence and understanding.
Technology has enabled government to have investigative and situational awareness on a scale and scope that were science fiction when the Stasi shut its doors.
I liked the character very much and even in general roles like this entice me. I started my journey in Punjabi film industry with negative roles, and then gradually comic roles and situational comedy fell into my kitty.
Any kind of run-of-the-mill flaws that are easily solved, to me, are boring. Situational flaws, for example. I like flaws that are rooted in a deep distrust in people because of a lack of love.
My friends and I often film videos when we get together and hang out, and they’re usually just silly situational videos just for our own amusement.
Teams like the Patriots stress situational football moreso than a lot of other teams in the NFL.
I would love to do a biopic or a situational comedy.
I’ve been on a number of NFL teams, and a lot of them address situational football. But I’ve never been around a team that does it as meticulously as the New England Patriots.
Malcolm X’s separatist ideas were situational. If you think about where African-Americans were in the 1940s and 1950s, we needed to step away because that force, which is still present but more subdued, was very in your face, and we needed to take a step back just to get some clarity.
I have always liked comedy but with ‘Yamla Pagla Deewana,’ things were really different. I realized that situational comedy is the new trend, where you don’t need to indulge in buffoonery to make people laugh.
Situational unawareness in the private marketplace or on the battlefield will cost you your livelihood or your life. In the Age of Obama, however, such willful ignorance is a job prerequisite. The less you know the better.
I experienced a lot of discrimination in the military. One commander told me that if my time of the month got in the way of my job, he would fire me. An instructor in pilot training continually failed me for subjective things, like judgment and situational awareness–I couldn’t get him to tell me what I was doing wrong.