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Paul Delvaux Quotes and Sayings

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I have always wanted my colours to sing.
- Paul Delvaux

A somebody was once a nobody who wanted to and did.
- John Burroughs

Even the rich are hungry for love,
for being cared for, for being wanted,
for having someone to call their own.
- Mother Teresa

Sometimes you get the results you wanted,
sometimes you don't.
What matters is that you did your best.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 

In all our contacts, it is probably the sense
of being really needed and wanted
which gives us the greatest satisfaction
and creates the most lasting bond.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Piglet sidled up to Pooh from behind. "Pooh?" he whispered.
"Yes, Piglet?"
"Nothing," said Piglet, taking Pooh's hand.
"I just wanted to be sure of you."
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

I wanted to know the name of every stone
and flower and insect and bird and beast.
I wanted to know where it got its color, where it got its life -
but there was no one to tell me.
- George Washington Carver

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I wanted to escape so badly.
But of course I knew I couldn't just give up and leave school.
It was only when I heard my mom's voice that I came out of my hiding place.
- Zhang Ziyi

I wanted to be with the kind of people I'd grown up with,
but you can't go back to them and be one of them again,
no matter how hard you try.
- Ethel Waters

In my prayers I never said I needed a home.
I said I wanted a sanctuary.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

I always imagined I could be what I wanted to be.
- Chris Brown

I realized my family was funny, because nobody ever
wanted to leave our house.
- Anthony Anderson

This is a wonderful way to celebrate an 80th birthday...
I wanted to be 65 again, but they wouldn't let me -
Homeland Security.
- Art Buchwald

I wanted to marry a girl just like my mom.
- Michael Bergin

Growing up, I wanted desperately to please,
to be a good girl.
- Claire Danes

There's sometimes a weird benefit to having an alcoholic,
violent father.
He really motivated me in that I never wanted to be anything like him.
- Dean Koontz

If God wanted us to bend over he'd put diamonds on the floor.
- Joan Rivers

I wanted to see exotic Vietnam, the jewel of Southeast Asia.
I, uh, I wanted to meet interesting
and stimulating people of an ancient culture,
and kill them.
- the movie Full Metal Jacket

If God wanted us to fly, He would have given us tickets.
- Mel Brooks

I wanted to be a forest ranger or a coal man.
At a very early age, I knew I didn't want to do what my dad did,
which was work in an office.
- Harrison Ford

Making duplicate copies and computer printouts of things
no one wanted even one of in the first place is giving
America a new sense of purpose.
- Andy Rooney

Secretly, I wanted to look like Jimi Hendrix,
but I could never quite pull it off.
- Bryan Ferry

My love of fine art increased - the more of it I saw,
the more of it I wanted to see.
- Paul Getty

I decided I wanted to be a lawyer when I was 11 years of age.
- Johnnie Cochran

After fifteen minutes I wanted to marry her,
and after half an hour
I completely gave up the idea of stealing her purse.
- the movie Take the Money and Run (1969)

Today is the right day to do
what you have long wanted to do.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Both my mother and father were very supportive of any
career move any of us wanted to make.
- James Gandolfini

I drank some boiling water because I wanted to whistle.
- Mitch Hedberg

I wish my mother had left me something about how she felt growing up.
I wish my grandmother had done the same.
I wanted my girls to know me.
- Carol Burnett

I wanted to take up music, so my father bought me a blunt instrument.
He told me to knock myself out.
- Jay London

Designers are very fickle.
I never wanted to be a victim of that.
You're in one minute, out the next.
- Tyra Banks

Earth Day 1970 was irrefutable evidence that the American
people understood the environmental threat and wanted action to resolve it.
- Barry Commoner

I wanted to buy a candle holder, but the store didn't have one.
So I got a cake.
- Mitch Hedberg

I would never have done what I'd done if I'd considered
my father as somebody I wanted to please.
- Robert Mapplethorpe

Love cannot endure indifference.
It needs to be wanted.
Like a lamp, it needs to be fed out of the oil of another's heart,
or its flame burns low.
- Henry Ward Beecher

Wanted: a needle swift enough to sew this poem into a blanket.
- Charles Simic

I have often wanted to drown my troubles,
but I can't get my wife to go swimming.
- Anonymous

My mother asked me what I wanted for my birthday,
so I said I wanted to read poetry with her.
- Guy Johnson

My boyfriend and I broke up.
He wanted to get married and I didn't want him to.
- Rita Rudner

I always wanted to be somebody, but now I realize I
should have been more specific.
- Lily Tomlin

My parents encouraged me in everything I ever wanted to do.
- Charles Kuralt

I would say this in terms of my career,
that my career provided me with everything that I wanted,
and I think a man is fortunate if he can say that at the end of his life.
- E. Howard Hunt

I've always wanted to do a boxing movie.
- Walter Hill

He has such a clear vision of exactly what he wanted out of each character,
out of each set, out of each wardrobe change,
out of each emotional beat, and action.
- Ryan Reynolds

I wanted to be a sportswriter because I loved sports
and I could not hit the curve ball,
the jump shot, or the opposing ball carrier.
- Dick Schaap

I decided that what I really wanted to do was go off and paint.
- Jim Henson

I wanted to shoot straight, mainstream,
somehow off-beat.
Not only realistic West, which is quite unfamiliar
to the world's population -
even to a lot of Americans.
- Ang Lee

Victor Saville was bad news because he wanted money
just to do one big picture.
- Mickey Spillane

Can you imagine Simon as a kid? His imaginary friends
probably never wanted to play with him.
- Paula Abdul

I wanted to learn how to skate backwards and they wouldn't
help me and they went off and left me on my own.
- Dorothy Hamill

I'm not one of these directors, so far,
that wants to have a whole separate director's cut of these things.
So far they've turned out to be kind of the length that they wanted to be.
- Jay Roach

I always wanted to be some kind of writer or newspaper reporter.
But after college...
I did other things.
- Jackie Kennedy

After I retired and came off the road,
I gathered up all my musical instruments and suddenly,
I wanted them all to be perfect.
- Tom T. Hall

The fact was, Ford kept stumbling around.
I didn't want him in the White House.
I wanted Carter in, and I had a forum of 20 million people watching.
- Chevy Chase

I am convinced that God wanted me to be a baseball player.
- Roberto Clemente

I was a weirdo to want to be in show business.
Most kids wanted to be teachers or nurses.
- Nell Carter

People have always thought that I wasn't ambitious.
They judged by appearances and were fooled.
I was competitive.
I wanted success and was willing to work for it.
- Perry Como

I had wanted a tape recorder since I was tiny.
I thought it was a magic thing.
I never got one until just before I went to art school.
- Brian Eno

I really wanted to work and become independent.
- Victoria Abril

As long as I loved and served Christ I could be anything I wanted to be.
- James Green Somerville

But I decided I wanted more education and I had to
make a choice between starting law school,
which was interesting to me, and going for a graduate degree in engineering.
- Daniel J. Evans

A few years after my first son was born,
he wanted to know how we chose his name,
so I began reading him the story of Noah's Ark.
- Boris Becker

The theater is where I belonged; I simply wanted to
be an actress my whole life.
- Loni Anderson

My fairy-tale life ended the moment I wanted to apply for a passport.
- Joan Chen

It is the most wonderful feeling in the world,
knowing you are loved and wanted.
- Jayne Mansfield

I figure you're only here for a matter of moments.
Ever since I was a kid watching movies I've always
wanted to make people laugh or have some sort of emotional reaction.
- Tim Conway

And there have certainly been movies I wanted to be
in and milestones I wanted to surpass that did not happen.
- Thomas Haden Church

I not only wanted to showcase lyrical skills but also
continue to drop knowledge on the hiphop community.
I'm looking to elevate through my music,
and through my music I educate.
- Talib Kweli

I remember serving in Vietnam in that war,
and many of us at the major Lieutenant Colonel,
colonel level were frustrated that no one in the U.S.
wanted to debate it that way.
- William Odom

If wanted to play a sport, I played a sport.
If I wanted to do things that many girls born in 1950 didn't do,
I did it.
- Victoria Principal

I never said I wanted to be around for a long time.
I always said I wanted to be here for a good time.
- Kid Rock


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