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I've been a scuba diver since I was 16 and I think
by Christopher Atkins

I've been a scuba diver since I was 16 and I think
that was one of the reasons they chose me.
- Christopher Atkins

I wanted to be a doctor in sports medicine;
I was into sailing and all that sort of thing.
- Christopher Atkins

It's only in the United States that they make a big deal about nudity.
- Christopher Atkins

I thought that would be kind of cool,
to make a bad guy look sympathetic.
- Christopher Atkins

 

They built these little tanning booths for Brooke and
I to do nothing but lay down and tan all over.
- Christopher Atkins

Who cares who comes out of the closet or not,
so long as you're happy?
- Christopher Atkins

I'm really a romantic at heart.
- Christopher Atkins

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I think the United States is way behind the times.
- Christopher Atkins

The guy who owned that island was from Oregon and he
decided that he wanted to have an Oregon feeling to it,
so he planted pine trees all over the place!
- Christopher Atkins

We also shot at a location that was an Aboriginal sacred
ground for the shots coming up the cliff.
- Christopher Atkins

Brooke might tell a different story,
but I've always loved the water.
- Christopher Atkins

As much as I didn't want to change, lifestyles do change.
- Christopher Atkins

I'm a very big believer in fate.
- Christopher Atkins

I truly, truly believe that I was going in that direction
and all of a sudden fate took me and put me here.
It's like something else has other plans for me.
- Christopher Atkins

Usually I get recognized for The Blue Lagoon or Dallas.
- Christopher Atkins

Well, sometimes when you say you want to be like everybody else,
you're really saying that you're not.
- Christopher Atkins

I sat backstage and had a beer with Richard Chamberlain,
Paul Newman, and Princess Grace.
- Christopher Atkins

Hollywood wants press, any kind of press.
- Christopher Atkins

I always wondered if I was supposed to be excellent at something or not.
I think, because of that, I have a lot of insecurities about myself.
- Christopher Atkins

Everybody wants to be like everybody else.
- Christopher Atkins

I had a lot of coaching for the movie and no,
I have never sung professionally before.
- Christopher Atkins

One of my favorite stories is my first kissing scene with Linda Gray.
- Christopher Atkins

There are times when directors just don't know what they're doing.
- Christopher Atkins

You know, I never expected to enter the movie business.
- Christopher Atkins

I became a very angry person and it was all due to alcoholism.
- Christopher Atkins

Larry Hagman was a huge star, and he was carrying my stuff for me.
- Christopher Atkins

Brooke was special in the sense that we grew up together on that island.
- Christopher Atkins

I figured that, if you do a vampire movie in Hollywood,
you've made it.
- Christopher Atkins

Let me tell you something: if you're on an island for
three and a half months and you're four and a half
hours by boat from the nearest store,
and there's nobody but 30 crew members on the island,
I guarantee that you'd be running around without your clothes on.
- Christopher Atkins

Footprints in the sands of time...
Where have you been?
Where are you going?
Why are you going there?
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The world is perfect. It's a mess.
It has always been a mess.
We are not going to change it.
Our job is to straighten out our own lives.
- Joseph Campbell

For all sad words of tongue and pen,
The saddest are these, "It might have been.
- John Greenleaf Whittier

Sing like no one's listening,
love like you've never been hurt,
dance like nobody's watching,
and live like its heaven on earth.
- Mark Twain

Love like you've never been hurt,
dance like no one is watching,
live as though heaven is on earth.
- Satchel Paige

What is a weed? A plant whose virtues
have never been discovered.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is never too late to become what you might have been.
- George Eliot

Calm provides clarity. Pause to consider
the gifts you have been given,
the difference you have made
and the direction in which you are headed.
- Anonymous

All life is change.
Release your attachment to the way things have been,
and wend your way joyfully
through life's unfolding majesty.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth
until the hour of separation.
- Khalil Gibran

Most of the important things in the world
have been accomplished by people
who have kept on trying
when there seemed to be no hope at all.
- Dale Carnegie

Work like you don't need the money.
Love like you've never been hurt.
Dance like nobody's watching.
- Satchel Paige

My life has been filled with terrible misfortune;
most of which never happened.
- Michel Eyquem De Montaigne

Anger is a killing thing:
it kills the man who angers,
for each rage leaves him less than he had been before -
it takes something from him.
- Louis L'Amour

I have always been regretting that
I was not as wise as the day I was born.
- Henry David Thoreau

Re-examine all that you have been told...
dismiss that which insults your soul.
- Walt Whitman

My experience has been that work is
almost the best way to pull oneself out of the depths.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared
believe that something inside of them was superior to circumstance.
- Bruce Barton

The highest thinkers of the ages,
the seers of the tribes and the nations,
have been optimists.
- Helen Keller

Education is what survives when
what has been learned has been forgotten.
- B. F. Skinner

An "always been" does not mean I must choose "what must be."
- Mary Anne Radmacher

What work I have done I have done because it has been play.
If it had been work I shouldn't have done it.
- Mark Twain

To have done anything just for money
is to have been truly idle.
- Henry David Thoreau

Like a Butterfly, I have been Reborn
with Bold Colors and Strong Wings.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

No person was ever honored for what he received.
Honor has been the reward for what he gave.
- Calvin Coolidge

Failure does not exist.
Failure is simply someone else's opinion of how
a certain act should have been completed.
Once you believe that no act must be performed
in any specific other-directed way,
then failing becomes impossible.
- Wayne Dyer

What each must seek in his life never was on land or sea.
It is something out of his own unique potentiality for experience,
something that never has been and never could
have been experienced by anyone else.
- Joseph Campbell

No written law has ever been more binding
than unwritten custom supported by popular opinion.
- Carrie Chapman Catt

I have compassion for everyone who has ever
been a player upon the stage of my life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Life is too short, time is too precious,
and the stakes are too high
to dwell on what might have been.
- Hilary Clinton

The world has always been in an uproar,
and it always will be.
Choose Peace. Choose to live with Peace.
Choose to interact peacefully with everyone -
especially those whose instinct is not to be peaceful.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

For as long as I can remember, I've been searching for something,
some reason why we're here. What are we doing here? Who are we?
If this is a chance to find out
even just a little part of that answer...
I don't know, I think it's worth a human life. Don't you?
- the Jodie Foster movie Contact (1997)

I accept that no one else has ever been to blame
for either my joy or my suffering.
The entire cause of all my joys and all my sufferings
is my own emotional response to the events of my life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The wish for healing has always been half of health.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Your innermost core has always been pure.
Purity is intrinsic to you,
it cannot be taken away.
- Osho

When we quarrel, how we wish we had been blameless.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

You have not been abandoned.
You are never alone, except by your own choice.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

God, as Truth, has been for me a treasure beyond price.
May He be so to every one of us.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

What is admirable about those
who have been of great service to humanity
is not that they suffered in being of service,
but that they found their source of happiness
(joy if you prefer) in that service.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

NO ONE has been granted the authority to tell me
how my life should be lived.
I answer only to myself and to Spirit.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

How far you go in life depends on you being
tender with the young,
compassionate with the aged,
sympathetic with the striving
and tolerant of the weak and the strong.
Because someday in life you will have been all of these.
- George Washington Carver

I accept everything that ever has been,
with no regrets, no resentments, and no call for vengeance.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


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