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Arthur Ransome Quotes and Sayings

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Grab a chance and you won't be sorry for a might-have-been.
- Arthur Ransome

When a thing's done, it's done, and if it's not done right,
do it differently next time.
- Arthur Ransome

I don't go long without eating.
I never starve myself: I grab a healthy snack.
- Vanessa Hudgens

I'm a dreamer.
I have to dream and reach for the stars,
and if I miss a star then I grab a handful of clouds.
- Mike Tyson

 

I'm more of a visual person, but I think that reading's extremely important.
But I'm very easily distracted.
It takes certain books to really grab you in.
- Jason Marsden

Buy, buy, buy, buy!
They want to grab you and trap you and turn you into
little Elizabeth Hurleys.
- Kristin Scott Thomas

To have faith is to trust yourself to the water.
When you swim you don't grab hold of the water,
because if you do you will sink and drown.
Instead you relax, and float.
- Alan Watts

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Keep your ears open, your eyes open,
grab everything you can,
react, and learn!
- Victoria Abril

You write a story about loneliness, and you grab them
all because everybody's an expert on that one.
- Theodore Sturgeon

When you're a girl, passion can dominate the equation,
but as you grow up relationships evolve.
Mad passion can grab you at first, but it can't last forever.
- Jody Watley

Why grab possessions like thieves, or divide them like
socialists when you can ignore them like wise men?
- Natalie Clifford Barney

It comes from the likes of you!
Take what you can get!
Grab the chances as they come along!
Act in hallways!
Sing in doorways!
Dance in cellars!
- Alexander Woollcott

I'd grab the camera and tell people what to do,
and when I was 14, someone told me that it was called directing.
- Guillermo del Toro

What is it in my makeup that makes me grab any offer
and fly around the world? Will I ever be satisfied? Can't I ever just rest?
- Eli Wallach

It is my really sincere desire that we get an opportunity
to play long enough for people to really grab on and become fans,
because I think it's a great project.
- Ron Glass

I've never been in this business for the recognition or the awards.
I just want to do good work, grab a decent paycheck,
and move onto the next job.
- William Petersen

When you have a dream, you've got to grab it and never let go.
- Carol Burnett

Grab the broom of anger and drive off the beast of fear.
- Zora Neale Hurston

I've been lucky.
Opportunities don't often come along.
So, when they do, you have to grab them.
- Audrey Hepburn

Once is a man's life, for one mortal moment,
he must make a grab for immorality; if not,
he has not lived.
- Sylvester Stallone

Everybody would grab a guitar and listen to somebody
else and call themselves a folk singer.
When they didn't know no more songs,
they'd run out of them.
- Brownie McGhee

Once in one's life, for one mortal moment,
one must make a grab for immortality;
if not,
one has not lived.
- Sylvester Stallone

Them pains, when blues pains grab you,
you'll sing the blues right.
- Otis Rush

I want each and every West Virginian to have bragging rights.
I want to stop playing defense and start playing offense.
So, together, let us grab the reins of history.
- Joe Manchin III

Sometimes oppurtunities float right past your nose.
Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready.
When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
- Julie Andrews

A fan will grab you and hug you and will not let go.
When that happens, you wish it could be that way all over the world.
- Charley Pride

Some genres I'm not a huge fan of but there are always
exceptions that break the rules.
There are always a few people doing it in a way weird
enough to grab my attention.
- Ville Valo

In business everyone is out to grab,
to fight,
to win.
Either you are the under or the over dog.
It is up to you to be on top.
- Alice Foote MacDougall

I'll find places to grab as I walk and talk,
sometimes even walking backwards because I have more control that way.
People have no idea that I'm doing this.
- Montel Williams

You must obey the law, always, not only when they grab
you by your special place.
- Vladimir Putin

I think luck is the sense to recognize an opportunity
and the ability to take advantage of it...
The man who can smile at his breaks and grab his chances gets on.
- Samuel Goldwyn

I don't believe in just ordering people to do things.
You have to sort of grab an oar and row with them.
- Harold S. Geneen

And for me the only way to live life is to grab the
bull by the horns and call up recording studios and
set dates to go in recording studios.
To try and accomplish something.
- John Frusciante

It's great to just disappear, grab a suitcase,
switch the answering machine on and just go somewhere else.
- Dido Armstrong

I love to see a young girl go out and grab the world by the lapels.
Life's a bitch.
You've got to go out and kick ass.
- Maya Angelou

You have to grab moments when they happen.
I like to improvise and ad lib.
- Denzel Washington

As adults feign disinterest in science -
children can grab hold of it to distinguish themselves.
- Norman Macleod

My dream concept is that I have a camera and I am trying
to photograph what is essentially invisible.
And every once in a while I get a glimpse of her and I grab that picture.
- Leonard Nimoy

The moment you grab someone by the lapels,
you're lost.
- Burt Reynolds

Martin Luther King Jr. really understood the role of
the churches when he said,
'The church is not meant to be the master of the state.'
We don't sort of take power and grab the levers of
government and impose our agenda down people's throats.
- Jim Wallis

The other thing I felt was that the philosophical concept
behind the experiences also looked like it had been
designed by technicians and not by entertainers.
I felt I needed to grab hold of it and try and push
the envelope as much as I possibly could right now.
- Thomas Dolby

And I'm supposed to grab her and kiss her and she's supposed to react.
Well, what happened was, Julie was very nervous at that time,
given this incredible part which she did beautifully.
- Rod Steiger

It's like all guys want to do is make a dunk,
grab their shirt and yell out and scream -
they could be down 30 points but that's what they do.
Okay, so you made a dunk.
Get back down the floor on defense!
- Oscar Robertson

I think that every show on television has its place.
I think Married With Children or, I don't know,
The Nanny...
some people want to go home, turn on the TV and be
able to iron their clothes or grab a sandwich.
Come out and catch a joke and not have to follow the story.
- Peter Krause

It's always nerve-racking to take off your clothes on film.
But doing it with a woman felt safer than with a man.
You know you can say, 'Don't grab me there:
That's where my cellulite is'!
- Naomi Watts

Well, all the plays that I was trying to write were
plays that would grab an audience by the throat and not release them,
rather than presenting an emotion which you could observe and walk away from.
- Arthur Miller

This story's gonna grab people.
It's about this guy, he's crazy about this girl,
but he likes to wear dresses.
Should he tell her? Should he not tell her? He's torn,
Georgie.
This is drama.
- Ed Wood

It's a coup by the GOP to grab the governorship to
California to make this place a safe haven for George W. Bush in 2004.
It's incredible when you think about it.
The recall cost the state $100 million.
- Al Jardine

You know, people always think if you start out as a film editor,
you shoot less footage.
Actually, just the opposite is true.
I tend to grab as much coverage as I can because as
a former editor I know how important it is to have those few frames.
- Robert Wise

If it's something that reaches out and grabs me,
I want to do it.
I have a lot of trouble doing things that don't grab me.
So, I'm not a very good actor in that way.
I can't fake it.
- Clancy Brown

It almost hurts me to walk down a road and have people
grab my hand and ask for my autograph and not sit and talk.
When I'm finished I'm not going to be on the front page,
but I'm going to be just as happy without the publicity.
- Terry Fox

Laugh when you can,
apologize when you should,
and let go of what you can't change.
Life's too short to be anything... but happy.
- Anonymous

To go against the dominant thinking of your friends,
of most of the people you see every day,
is perhaps the most difficult act of heroism you can perform.
- Theodore H. White

Whatever you do, do with kindness.
Whatever you say, say with kindness.
Wherever you go, radiate kindness.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Remember, no matter where you go, there you are.
- Confucius

By letting it go it all gets done.
The world is won by those who let it go.
But when you try and try.
The world is beyond the winning.
- Lao Tzu

Courage is the power to let go of the familiar.
- Raymond Lindquist

To live is to choose. But to choose well,
you must know who you are and what you stand for,
where you want to go and why you want to get there.
- Kofi Annan

We must let go of the life we have planned,
so as to accept the one that is waiting for us.
- Joseph Campbell

There are only two or three human stories,
and they go on repeating themselves as fiercely
as if they had never happened before.
- Willa Cather

When I let go of what I am,
I become what I might be.
- Lao Tzu

I believe that everything happens for a reason.
People change so that you can learn to let go,
things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they're right,
you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself,
and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.
- Marilyn Monroe

Do not follow where the path may lead.
Go, instead, where there is no path and leave a trail.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The ache for home lives in all of us,
the safe place where we can
go as we are and not be questioned.
- Maya Angelou

I can't go back to yesterday -
because I was a different person then.
- Lewis Carroll

Do you feel stuck?
Whether in a project, a job, a relationship,
or some other situation,
there is a time for perseverance,
and a time for letting go and moving on.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Know the power of kindness.
Whatever you do, do with kindness.
Whatever you say, say with kindness.
Wherever you go,
radiate your kindness to all.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
- Henry David Thoreau

Do not let your fire go out.
- Ayn Rand

The only way to discover the limits of the possible
is to go beyond them into the impossible.
- Arthur C. Clarke

Pull the string, and it will follow wherever you wish.
Push it, and it will go nowhere at all.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower


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