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I was approached personally by the Gibson Corporation. ...
by Trini Lopez

I was approached personally by the Gibson Corporation.
- Trini Lopez

I owe much to mother.
She had an expert's understanding, but also approached art emotionally.
- David Rockefeller

Still, records are documents of a period of time.
Most records are documents of two or three years,
and I just approached it as a record I was doing over
a 20-year period of time.
- T-Bone Burnett

The silver swan, who, living had no note,
When death approached unlocked her silent throat.
- Orlando Gibbons

 

I was in school studying civil engineering.
A guy approached me on the street and said that I had
a interesting look-very exotic.
He told me I should try to be in the industry.
- Thuy Trang

During my 21 years of playing cricket,
I have never been approached by anyone or offered a bribe.
- Imran Khan

I haven't been approached to do anything,
but I would certainly make room for it.
It was a really fun time.
- Kathy Valentine

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I'd love to be approached to do ordinary things more.
- Marc Newson

In some ways, I've always approached singing as acting,
and the voice is just like a way of carrying the song.
- Petula Clark

So I wanted to sing inspirational music,
and that's exactly how I approached it -
only the words have been changed to declare my relationship with God.
- Smokey Robinson

When I heard about the first Tomb Raider,
I was very interested and I would have liked to have directed that.
When I was approached for the second film,
I was delighted.
- Jan de Bont

We all approached doing a sequel with great trepidation and skepticism.
- Jason Biggs

Many are the names of God and infinite the forms through
which He may be approached.
- Ramakrishna

We must remember that a photograph can hold just as much as we put into it,
and no one has ever approached the full possibilities of the medium.
- Ansel Adams

I was approached by Oxfam to go to Mali as their ambassador
and get involved in their various initiatives out there.
But I felt that was missing the point of using me,
a musician.
- Damon Albarn

Philosophy can only be approached with the most concrete comprehension.
- Karl Jaspers

More are the names of God and infinite are the forms
through which He may be approached.
In whatever name and form you worship Him,
through them you will realise Him.
- Ramakrishna

It is characteristic of all deep human problems that
they are not to be approached without some humor and some bewilderment.
- Freeman Dyson

But I did not find any positive inspiration in my studies
until I approached my nineteenth year.
- Georg Brandes

I approached Red Square three times,
trying to find somewhere to land,
before discovering a wide bridge nearby.
I landed there and taxied into Red Square.
- Mathias Rust

I've been in show business for 50, no,
60 years.
I was approached in school to join a variety act.
- Kenny Baker

We are not concerned with the very poor.
They are unthinkable, and only to be approached by
the statistician or the poet.
- E. M. Forster

I often look at a lot of Doctor Who stuff that's about now,
which no one has approached me about.
- Sarah Sutton

I've always wanted to be a spy, and frankly I'm a little
surprised that British intelligence has never approached me.
- Elizabeth Hurley

I approached the bulk of my schoolwork as a chore rather
than an intellectual adventure.
- Steven Chu

Thus the races, though alike in their physical response to climate,
may possibly be different in their mental response
because they have approached America by different paths.
- Ellsworth Huntington

I do not believe there is a problem in this country
or the world today which could not be settled if approached
through the teaching of the Sermon on the Mount.
- Harry S. Truman

EA SPORTS has a strong partnership with adidas and
through this relationship they approached adidas about
using some of their top players from around the world.
- Claudio Reyna

How many chances to you get to make a musical about
a serial killer? The minute Tim Burton approached me,
I was in.
- Johnny Depp

I was very lucky all three newspapers approached me
and asked me to draw their cartoons for them.
- Jonathan Shapiro

I approached everything, my job, my family,
my romances, with intensity.
- Gene Tierney

Working with my dad was such a gas.
We approached the work in a similar way.
We only made two films together when I was an adult,
Tucker, and Blown Away, but it was so much fun to play
with your parent like that.
- Jeff Bridges

Students often approached me about state-paid tuition
while I was out campaigning.
After I explained to them that if the state pays their tuition now,
they will pay higher taxes to pay other people's tuition
for the rest of their lives,
most of them ended up agreeing with me.
- Jesse Ventura

I'd never painted anything before.
I was quite content to take other people's work since
I didn't care anyway about the subject matter.
I approached subject matter as a scoundrel.
I had nothing to say about it whatsoever.
I only wanted to make these exciting paintings.
- Tom Wesselmann

And as the hour approached for the execution,
in his own mind, Collins became both the executioner and the victim.
He would pace up and down, transformed in almost a
kind of exorcism when he knew he was responsible for taking someone's life.
- Liam Neeson

Another woman approached me while I was having lunch
at the Russian Tea Room in New York and told me that
the reason she had become a lawyer was because she
had read 'Rage of Angels'.
To me, that kind of feedback has more meaning than any sales figures.
- Sidney Sheldon

We have always tried to treat every album differently
and even from day one I think that each Asia album
has been approached with care and thought and hopefully
that shines through twenty years later.
- Geoff Downes

I did feel Dr. Cox, the character that I was auditioning for,
was too similar to the head of the hospital.
He was too arrogant and mean.
I approached him kind of like I had a miniature Max sitting on my shoulder.
I pictured Max saying, "This guy has got to give love every once in a while.
He has to!" I knew there had to be tiny little windows of redemption.
- John C. McGinley

We wanted to do a sequel with Jim and Jeff.
They said that the word was that Jim didn't want to do any sequels.
We approached him and he said he would do it,
but not until next year.
New Line said it was too long to wait.
- Bobby Farrelly

It is Basic Management 101 that if you reward failure
you are going to get more failure,
and if you want success you should reward success.
But if you look at the way this administration has
approached national security,
they have kind of got that principle backwards.
- Chris Van Hollen

Business is difficult.
But it could be approached two ways:
Seriously,
or with the same way you're doing your job,
with entertainment aspect, with pleasure,
with fun.
And we decided to try to make it as fun that we do our creativity.
- Guy Laliberte

Part of it has to do with this business of being approached in public.
I have a distinctive look - it's partly the glasses I wear -
and people seem to remember me once they've seen me.
- Todd Solondz

It was always understood that plants and animals,
though completely contrasted in their higher representatives,
approached each other very closely in their lower and simpler forms.
But they were believed not to blend.
- Asa Gray

The enemy resembles us.
Therefore, he needs to be approached not as an assembly
of 'targets' to be destroyed one by one;
but as a living,
intelligent entity capable of acting and reacting.
- Martin Van Creveld

A lot of times black actors get stuck in a box.
They're up against a lot of limitations for the kind
of films that they get approached about.
It's easy to get stuck in a box and just be approached
about nothing but urban films.
- Tyrese Gibson

On that Sunday morning the first thing that impressed
the people who approached the tomb was the unusual
position of the one and a half to two ton stone that
had been lodged in front of the doorway.
- Josh McDowell

It is not always by plugging away at a difficulty and
sticking to it that one overcomes it;
often it is by working on the one next to it.
Some things and some people have to be approached obliquely,
at an angle.
- Andre Gide

So the result was that as one approached a political
convention for most of the 19th century and for most
of the 20th century until the 1960's,
part of the drama was the fact that you didn't know
ultimately who was going to be the nominee at the end of that convention week.
- Michael Beschloss

People are afraid to ask musicians to be involved in
projects because they anticipate being turned down.
Young artists hesitate before contacting me.
People in my position don't get approached often enough.
- David Sylvian

Don't Take Anything Personally.
Nothing others do is because of you.
- Miguel Angel Ruiz (don Miguel Ruiz)

Don't take anything personally.
- don Miguel Ruiz

The Four Agreements
1.Be impeccable with your word.
2.Don't take anything personally.
3.Don't make assumptions.
4.Always do your best.
- don Miguel Ruiz

The whole world can gossip about you,
and if you don't take it personally you are immune.
- don Miguel Ruiz

Personal importance, or taking things personally,
is the maximum expression of selfishness
because we make the assumption that everything is about me.
- don Miguel Ruiz

Morality is simply the attitude we adopt
towards people whom we personally dislike.
- Oscar Wilde

Not everyone is always going to like what you do.
Your job application, your book proposal,
your offer of marriage is going to
get rejected sometimes - perhaps often.
Your boss, your spouse, even the person
behind you in the supermarket checkout line
is occasionally going to think that you are doing it all wrong.
Don't take it personally.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

But to personally satisfy my own adrenalin needs,
I've been racing cars a little bit, which has been fun.
- Picabo Street

I must admit that I personally measure success
in terms of the contributions
an individual makes to her or his fellow human beings.
- Margaret Mead

Don't take it personally -
it's not usually about you.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Although personally I am quite content with existing explosives,
I feel we must not stand in the path of improvement.
- Winston Churchill

Personally, I have fond memories of playing
on slippery rocks on the banks of a rushing river
as a child and hitchhiking in college.
To those who say, "But times are different now,"
I reply that statistically life is much safer now
than in the 1950s, with regard to both crime and accidents.
What has changed is our attitudes.
In those years, a broken leg from falling off a swing
or the back of a tractor was just part of childhood -
an excuse for gathering autographs.
Today that broken leg would be a source
of outrage and probably lawsuits.
I long for a simpler time when life was taken less seriously.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Personally, I'm always ready to learn,
although I do not always like being taught.
- Winston Churchill

Personally, I need a high level of physical fitness
in order to feel at ease.
- Jurgen Klinsmann

Personally, I would sooner have written Alice in Wonderland
than the whole Encyclopedia Britannica.
- Stephen Leacock

Personally, I rather look forward to a computer program
winning the world chess championship.
Humanity needs a lesson in humility.
- Richard Dawkins

I personally think we developed language
because of our deep need to complain.
- Lily Tomlin

Personally, I can't see how anyone can produce any
beautiful music out of being angry.
- Chico Hamilton

I work a seventeen hour day, and I'm personally responsible
for 108 staff members in the embassy.
- Shirley Temple

We hope that eventually there would be an occasion
which I can personally prove that game music can in
fact impress many different people and move them.
- Nobuo Uematsu

I personally don't like to use as many effects because when you play live,
something always goes wrong.
- Adam Jones

The loss of Eden is personally experienced by every
one of us as we leave the wonder and magic and also
the pains and terrors of childhood.
- Dennis Potter


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