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Luther Vandross Quotes and Sayings

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When I was larger, people said I was fat.
Now that I've lost weight, they say I died.
- Luther Vandross

I'd like to be remembered as a premier singer of songs,
not just a popular act of a given period.
- Luther Vandross

All through school, I was losing hundreds of pounds in school,
so that's a journey - that's an old journey.
I'm tired of that.
I know that road.
- Luther Vandross

The best part is still ahead of me -
I haven't experienced my 'good old days' yet.
- Luther Vandross

 

I feel a sense of sadness and joy.
Mostly sadness though about what I've experienced and
sadness about what others have experienced in reference to the stroke.
- Luther Vandross

My mother thinks I could have even run a larger company.
- Christie Hefner

War will never cease until babies begin to come into
the world with larger cerebrums and smaller adrenal glands.
- H. L. Mencken

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Men are but children of a larger growth,
Our appetites as apt to change as theirs,
And full as craving too, and full as vain.
- Diane Arbus

Small amounts of philosophy lead to atheism,
but larger amounts bring us back to God.
- Francis Bacon

Baseball is this intense subculture that actually doesn't
speak very much for the larger culture.
- Michael Lewis

Television should be kept in its proper place -
beside us,
before us, but never between us and the larger life.
- Robert Fraser

Because there is a larger awareness that transcends time and space,
an awareness is available after death.
- Henry Reed

Do not forget birthdays.
This is in no way a propaganda for a larger population.
- Gertrude Stein

No nation ought to keep a navy larger than is necessary to do police duty.
- George William Norris

There is that smaller world which is the stage,
and that larger stage which is the world.
- Isaac Goldberg

In the southern half of the country perhaps no crop
has larger possibilities for quick increase of production
of food for both men and animals than the sweet potato.
- David F. Houston

How shall the soul of a man be larger than the life he has lived?
- Edgar Lee Masters

Truth, like the juice of the poppy, in small quantities,
calms men; in larger, heats and irritates them,
and is attended by fatal consequences in excess.
- Walter Savage Landor

A belief may be larger than a fact.
- Vannevar Bush

Johnny Cash has always been larger than life.
- Kris Kristofferson

After the Shuttle checks out on its two upcoming flights,
it will be ready to take larger components up to the
International Space Station later this fall.
- Marc Garneau

I therefore shared fully the intense chagrin of the
New York and other State delegations when,
on the third ballot, Abraham Lincoln received a larger vote than Seward.
- Henry Villard

Over the past few years special interests have had
a larger and larger say over who gets what in America,
and the voices of average citizens are being shut out.
- Marty Meehan

A woman's heart must be of such a size and no larger,
else it must be pressed small, like Chinese feet;
her happiness is to be made as cakes are,
by a fixed recipe.
- George Eliot

War is chaotic and when you start having a larger scale
film and you have a lot of safety protocols and choreography,
I would imagine it becomes more difficult.
- Adrien Brody

I don't think there are many larger lessons to be found in sports.
- Gregg Easterbrook

This war in Iraq is part of a larger effort to remove
this terrorist threat from the planet.
- Paul Cellucci

I wish my work would be recognized by a larger crowd
of people as more art than be stuck with the cartoonist
label for the rest of my life.
- Julie Doucet

Most larger companies now see that for the market to grow,
Web infrastructure must be royalty-free.
- Tim Berners-Lee

The way I work, the interview never becomes larger
than the person being interviewed.
- Ken Burns

As the society has gotten larger and more complex,
individuals have lost their ability to influence any
of the institutions that affect their lives.
- Robert Teeter

And this speaks to the larger problem that no one wants to talk about:
the restoration of the Roman rite is a precondition
for a long-term fix for the problem.
- Richard Morris

We are as great as our belief in human liberty -
no greater.
And our belief in human liberty is only ours when it
is larger than ourselves.
- Archibald MacLeish

The financial report makes it very clear that if we
got into honest budgeting today,
that in fact we would find ourselves with a much larger
deficit than we have today.
- Jim Costa

Voyagers discover that the world can never be larger
than the person that is in the world;
but it is impossible to foresee this,
it is impossible to be warned.
- James A. Baldwin

We have to do more than keep media giants from growing larger;
they're already too big.
We need a new set of rules that will break these huge companies to pieces.
- Ted Turner

Time to open up a new chapter in life,
and to explore a larger centre.
- Lillian Russell

In larger things we are convivial; what causes trouble is the trivial.
- Richard Armour

To try to write a grand cosmical drama leads necessarily to myth.
To try to let knowledge substitute ignorance in increasingly
larger regions of space and time is science.
- Hannes Alfven

Admire a small ship, but put your freight in a large one;
for the larger the load,
the greater will be the profit upon profit.
- Hesiod

It's good for people to believe in causes larger than themselves.
- Michael Ignatieff

Poorer students take out larger loans and will have
to contribute more to the cost of higher education.
- Anne Campbell

You spend a much larger part of your life being old,
not young.
- Doug Coupland

You'll find individuals agreeing on this,
but when they get into collective societies and larger
groups they find it difficult to achieve group agreement.
- Neale Donald Walsch

People want to hear about the extremes of human nature.
They want things that are larger than their own lives,
and more romantic, and not necessarily of their own experiences.
- Richard Thompson

I think the media made Manson, turned him into some
larger than life figure and surrounded him with mystery and some shady glamour.
- Maynard James Keenan

We are a people trying not only to solve the problems of the present:
unemployment,
inflation...
but we are attempting on a larger scale to fulfill the promise of America.
- Barbara Jordan

For the larger interest of humanity,
Islamic society presents the safest place on this planet.
- Jermaine Jackson

Revelations come when you're in the thick of it,
pitting yourself up against something larger than yourself.
- Frank Langella

The UN's unique legitimacy flows from a universal perception
that it pursues a larger purpose than the interests
of one country or a small group of countries.
- Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Believe in something larger than yourself...
get involved in the big ideas of your time.
- Barbara Bush

The world has become a larger place.
The universe has been expanding, and Perl's been expanding along with the universe.
- Larry Wall

Not far from our house, and opposite the old church with the golden cross,
stood a large building, even larger than the church,
and having many towers.
- Max Muller

When I think of what has happened in a larger sense,
beyond myself, then I would not change anything.
- Anita Hill

Most of the services staff is for the larger corporations,
not so much for small and medium businesses because
they cannot afford an extensive services army.
- Kevin Rollins

And how can you achieve such concentration? By recognizing
that everything you do is important to God,
and is one vital piece of the larger picture of your life.
- Menachem Mendel Schneerson

Rap actually took root in the Negro community,
and then in the Hispanic community, long before it
impacted on the larger American community as a whole.
- Archie Shepp

You can't get any movement larger than five people
without including at least one flippin idiot.
- Kim Stanley Robinson

The mind, once expanded to the dimensions of larger ideas,
never returns to its original size.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes

Experience has shown, and a true philosophy will always show,
that a vast, perhaps the larger portion of the truth
arises from the seemingly irrelevant.
- Edgar Allan Poe

We call a child's mind 'small' simply by habit;
perhaps it is larger than ours is,
for it can take in almost anything without effort.
- Christopher Morley

So, for me, working with larger companies has often been very satisfying,
precisely because of the ability of bringing critical
mass to bear on a given effort.
- Vinton Cerf

I think love has something to do with allowing a person
you claim to love to enter a larger arena than the one you create for them.
- Sting

Language can only deal meaningfully with a special,
restricted segment of reality.
The rest, and it is presumably the much larger part,
is silence.
- George Steiner

Texas was defined by its larger-than-life characters,
particularly politicians.
- Jessica Savitch

An actor should never be larger than the film he's in.
- Christian Bale

To dance is to be out of yourself.
Larger, more beautiful, more powerful.
This is power, it is glory on earth and it is yours for the taking.
- Agnes de Mille

The larger the island of knowledge, the longer the shoreline of wonder.
- Ralph W. Sockman

We paid off our debts, we learned some,
made friends and returned in 1950 with a larger view of life.
I had, however, no home, no income of any kind and no prospects whatsoever.
- James W. Black

As the builders say, the larger stones do not lie well without the lesser.
- Plato

My whole career has been fulfilling my childhood fantasies,
playing characters that are larger than life,
getting to play a knight, an elf, a prince,
and a soldier.
- Orlando Bloom


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