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Jerry Herman Quotes and Sayings

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I'm trying to bring a new generation into the musical
theater and to create a new audience.
- Jerry Herman

I don't want the kind of theater that I love and grew up seeing to die out.
- Jerry Herman

I have a lot of friends who get up most mornings and
go to jobs they absolutely hate.
I don't think that's what life is about and I'm so
fortunate that I actually love what I do.
- Jerry Herman

Spend time every day listening to what your muse is trying to tell you.
- Saint Bartholomew

 

Instead of worrying about what people say of you,
why not spend time trying to accomplish
something they will admire.
- Dale Carnegie

To be yourself in a world that
is constantly trying to make you something else
is the greatest accomplishment.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Real love is accepting other people the way they are
without trying to change them.
- don Miguel Ruiz

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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

If you begin to understand what you are
without trying to change it,
then what you are undergoes a transformation.
- J. Krishnamurti

How could youths better learn to live
than by at once trying the experiment of living?
- Henry David Thoreau

You can make more friends in two months
by becoming interested in other people
than you can in two years by trying
to get other people interested in you.
- Dale Carnegie

The fastest way to destroy love
is to make a goal out of it,
because people who are trying to be loved
come from a place that they're not loved.
- Werner Erhard

The trouble with having an open mind, of course,
is that people will insist on coming along
and trying to put things in it.
- Terry Pratchett

Nature is trying very hard to make us succeed,
but nature does not depend on us.
We are not the only experiment.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

Spirit is always waiting to rush into us,
but we are too full of worldly things.
It is like trying to pour fine wine into a cup filled with mud -
the wine is waiting, but the mud must be removed first.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You can close more business in two months
by becoming interested in other people
than you can in two years by trying
to get people interested in you.
- Dale Carnegie

Meddling:
Everything that happens in the world, or doesn't happen,
is NOT my responsibility.
There are more than enough things that are my responsibility.
I am responsible for my thoughts, my beliefs, and my actions -
and that is enough.
It does not serve me to mind anyone else's business.
I can only make myself unhappy by trying to second guess
what anyone else thinks or does.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The greatest roadblock to a great relationship
is trying to force a partner to change through bribes or threats.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

When you have got an elephant by the hind legs
and he is trying to run away, it's best to let him run.
- Abraham Lincoln

How far you can go without destroying from within
what you are trying to defend from without?
- Dwight D. Eisenhower PHOTO

What is a scientist after all? It is a curious man
looking through a keyhole,
the keyhole of nature, trying to know what's going on.
- Jacques Yves Cousteau

O man you are busy working for the world,
and the world is busy trying to turn you out.
- Abu Bakr

The trouble with always trying to preserve the health
of the body is that it is so difficult to do without
destroying the health of the mind.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

There is no use whatsoever trying to help
people who do not help themselves.
You cannot push anyone up a ladder
unless he is willing to climb himself.
- Andrew Carnegie

The church is always trying to get other people to reform;
it might not be a bad idea to reform itself a little,
by way of example.
- Mark Twain

Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something.
- Thomas A. Edison

What is the use of physicians like myself trying to
help parents to bring up children healthy and happy,
to have them killed in such numbers for a cause that is ignoble?
- Benjamin Spock

Mama and Daddy King represent the best in manhood and womanhood,
the best in a marriage, the kind of people we are trying to become.
- Coretta Scott King

I intend to live forever, or die trying.
- Groucho Marx

Doing linear scans over an associative array is like
trying to club someone to death with a loaded Uzi.
- Larry Wall

The mistakes made by Congress wouldn't be so bad if
the next Congress didn't keep trying to correct them.
- Cullen Hightower

Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that
must be followed to become an expert in anything.
- W. Clement Stone

You don't help people in your poems.
I've been trying to help people all my life -
that's my trouble.
- Charles Olson

There is a fine line between perseverance and insanity.
At what point have you tried your best,
and it's time to do something different?
It's a balance - a paradox.
If you get in the habit of giving up
as soon as something gets difficult,
your life won't work,
but if you keep tilting at windmills -
madly trying the same thing again and again,
your life also won't work.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Hubert Humphrey talks so fast that listening to him
is like trying to read Playboy magazine with your wife turning the pages.
- Barry Goldwater

All water has a perfect memory and is forever trying
to get back to where it was.
- Toni Morrison

If a composer could say what he had to say in words
he would not bother trying to say it in music.
- Gustav Mahler

Trying to sneak a fastball past Hank Aaron is like
trying to sneak the sunrise past a rooster.
- Joe Adcock

Trying to force creativity is never good.
- Sarah McLachlan

It's a never ending battle of making your cars better
and also trying to be better yourself.
- Dale Earnhardt

I'm exhausted trying to stay healthy.
- Steve Yzerman

Children and lunatics cut the Gordian knot which the
poet spends his life patiently trying to untie.
- Jean Cocteau

Adolescents are not monsters.
They are just people trying to learn how to make it
among the adults in the world,
who are probably not so sure themselves.
- Virginia Satir

The majority of husbands remind me of an orangutan
trying to play the violin.
- Honore de Balzac

The thing that we are trying to do at facebook,
is just help people connect and communicate more efficiently.
- Mark Zuckerberg

I lost a year or two in there, trying to get films
financed that I didn't know would never get financing.
- Richard Linklater

Well, you can't be trying to achieve success of any
kind in this business without accepting that there's
going to be a flip side to it.
- Jennifer Garner

Our Age of Anxiety is, in great part,
the result of trying to do today's job with yesterday's
tools and yesterday's concepts.
- Marshall McLuhan

It was tough trying to figure out how to put on all the women's clothes.
- Barry Watson

Well, you know it was so different from when you rehearsed.
You're out there with your guitar and trying to get a sound,
but it doesn't sound anything like what you expect!
- Jonathan Richman

Science sometimes falls short when trying to fathom
the depths of our essence -
and our inspiration comes from that essence.
- Lance Secretan

This whole thing's about development.
Not only are we trying to develop players,
we're trying to develop ourselves.
- Michael Cooper

I find you write with one person in mind.
Usually for me that one person is my wife,
because she's my most severe critic and understands
best what I'm trying to do.
- Jonathan Carroll

I'm trying to deal with ideas about histories,
fame, hearsay, and how public identities are constructed.
- Barbara Kruger

The proper function of man is to live,
not to exist.
I shall not waste my days in trying to prolong them.
I shall use my time.
- Jack London

The reason that I'm an actor, or an artist,
is ultimately because I'm trying to paint a self-portrait,
and the most complete and beautiful self-portrait that you can.
- Terrence Howard

All marriages are happy.
It's trying to live together afterwards that causes all the problems.
- Shelley Winters

In the 1960s, people were trying to get away from the pop song format.
Tracks were getting longer, or much,
much shorter.
- Brian Eno

So to me it's very similar in terms of trying to distill within the image,
those elements that are gonna form, hopefully,
a compelling visual statement.
- John Sexton

I'm trying to forget how much that cost,
but I just had to have them.
- Keith Sweat

Someone's just told me the English are still trying
to take over the United States -
is that true?
- Steve Guttenberg

The misconception is that standup comics are always on.
I don't know any really funny comics that are annoying
and constantly trying to be funny all the time.
- Joe Rogan

My father and uncles and all their friends turned their
lungs black trying to satisfy my collector's zeal.
- Edward G. Robinson

I'd been trying for all of the eight years we'd been married to have a child,
and finally I did.
- Marie Windsor

We need to internalize this idea of excellence.
Not many folks spend a lot of time trying to be excellent.
- Barack Obama

Outside every fat man there was an even fatter man trying to close in.
- Kingsley Amis

I am always trying to write.
- Joanna Newsom

Everyone is trying to accomplish something big,
not realizing that life is made up of little things.
- Frank Howard Clark

I was trying to figure out what to do next,
I'd been accumulating ideas for productivity tools -
software people could use every day,
particularly to help organize their lives.
- Mitch Kapor

I live my life trying to never appear to be a small man.
- Julius Irving

Hatred, intolerance, poor hygienic conditions and violence
all have roots in illiteracy,
so we're trying to do something to help the poor and the needy.
- Abdul Qadeer Khan


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