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Steve McManaman Quotes and Sayings

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I'm a racehorse fanatic rather than a football fanatic.
- Steve McManaman

To sentence a man of true genius, to the drudgery of
a school is to put a racehorse on a treadmill.
- Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Ending a sentence with a preposition is
something up with which I will not put.
- Winston Churchill

However, if a poem can be reduced to a prose sentence,
there can't be much to it.
- James Schuyler

 

Oh, if only God would give me some sign.
If He would just speak to me once. Anything.
One sentence. Two words. If He would just cough.
- the movie Love and Death

The politician being interviewed clearly takes a great
deal of trouble to imagine an ending to his sentence:
and if he stopped short? His entire policy would be jeopardized!
- Roland Barthes

An apt quotation is like a lamp which flings its light over the whole sentence.
- Letitia Landon

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So usually even if you like a sentence or a story or something,
it won't come out that way - it'll come out years later,
and in a different way, and you don't really control that.
- Keren Ann

One should be able to return to the first sentence
of a novel and find the resonances of the entire work.
- Gloria Naylor

We are all serving a life sentence, and good behavior
is our only hope for a pardon.
- Douglas Horton

I've got problems and if you sentence me to additional time,
I'm going to compound them.
- Gary Gilmore

His genius he was quite content in one brief sentence to define;
Of inspiration one percent,
of perspiration, ninety nine.
- Thomas A. Edison

Well we took it apart scene by scene.
We examined every sentence, every full stop,
every comma.
He has a most wonderful eye for detail,
Roman, and you know, he's a very good artist.
- Ronald Harwood

I would love for the time to come where somebody can
talk about me and not have to talk about Britney and
Christina in the same sentence.
- Jessica Simpson

When I die, if the word 'thong' appears in the first
or second sentence of my obituary,
I've screwed up.
- Albert Brooks

If I were asked for a one-sentence sound bite on religion,
I would say I was against it.
- Salman Rushdie

I really enjoy acting.
At home I can't even finish a sentence,
and here I am reading these wonderful lines.
I think it must be every housewife's dream,
to be an actress part-time.
- Meg Tilly

Every sentence has a truth waiting at the end of it
and the writer learns how to know it when he finally gets there.
- Don DeLillo

Salman Rushdie, indeed any writer who abuses the prophet
or indeed any prophet under Islamic law,
the sentence for that is actually death.
- Cat Stevens

There's a moral force in a sentence when it comes out right.
It speaks the writer's will to live.
- Don DeLillo

Every discourse, even a poetic or oracular sentence,
carries with it a system of rules for producing analogous
things and thus an outline of methodology.
- Jacques Derrida

I still understand a few words in life,
but I no longer think they make a sentence.
- Jean Rostand

I get just as much of a thrill out of constructing
a good sentence that gets a laugh at the end as I do from a joke.
- Julian Clary

If you want to know who your friends are,
get yourself a jail sentence.
- Charles Bukowski

In a poem the excitement has to maintain itself.
I am governed by the pull of the sentence as the pull
of a fabric is governed by gravity.
- Marianne Moore

It is my aim, and every effort bent,
that the sum and history of my life,
which in the same sentence is my obit and epitaph too,
shall be them both: He made the books and he died.
- William Faulkner

I grow daily to honour facts more and more,
and theory less and less.
A fact, it seems to me, is a great thing;
a sentence printed,
if not by God, then at least by the Devil.
- Thomas Carlyle

Male supremacy is fused into the language,
so that every sentence both heralds and affirms it.
- Andrea Dworkin

Sentence first, verdict afterwards.
- Lewis Carroll

With sixty staring me in the face, I have developed
inflammation of the sentence structure and definite
hardening of the paragraphs.
- James Thurber

To hurry through the rise and fall of a fine,
full sentence is like defying the role of time in human life.
- Kenneth Clark

And in the last sentence I would like also to mention
that Poland is one of the countries with which the
United States has run strategic dialogues since last year.
- Marek Belka

"I am" is reportedly the shortest sentence in the English language.
Could it be that "I do" is the longest sentence?
- George Carlin

Detachment produces a peculiar state of mind.
Maybe that's the worst sentence of all,
to be deprived of feeling what a human being ought to be entitled to feel.
- James Dickey

Most laws condemn the soul and pronounce sentence.
The result of the law of my God is perfect.
It condemns but forgives.
It restores - more than abundantly -
what it takes away.
- Jim Elliot

But I will say that living in Ireland has changed the
cadence and fullness of speech,
since the Irish love words and use as many of them
in a sentence as possible.
- Anne McCaffrey

Never resist a sentence you like, in which language
takes its own pleasure and in which,
after having abused it for so long, you are stupefied by its innocence.
- Jean Baudrillard

You expect far too much of a first sentence.
Think of it as analogous to a good country breakfast:
what we want is something simple,
but nourishing to the imagination.
- Larry McMurtry

This death sentence is not surprising.
It had to be.
- Julius Rosenberg

I found myself serving a sentence of public denial
from the very second the raid on my apartment happened.
- Jock Sturges

I keep going over a sentence.
I nag it, gnaw it, pat and flatter it.
- Janet Flanner

Then about 1951 I began writing again,
painfully, a novel I called in the beginning A Life Sentence on Earth,
but which developed into The Tree of Man.
- Patrick White

The first sentence of every novel should be:
Trust me,
this will take time but there is order here,
very faint, very human.
Meander if you want to get to town.
- Michael Ondaatje

I know of no sentence that can induce such immediate
and brazen lying as the one that begins,
'Have you read - .'
- Wilson Mizner

The seven wise men of Greece, so famous for their wisdom all the world over,
acquired all that fame, each of them,
by a single sentence consisting of two or three words.
- Robert South

Be yourself.
Above all, let who you are, what you are,
what you believe shine through every sentence you write,
every piece you finish.
- John Jakes

Tom DeLay ought to go back to Houston where he can serve his jail sentence.
- Howard Dean

The real joy is in constructing a sentence.
But I see myself as an actor first because writing
is what you do when you are ready and acting is what
you do when someone else is ready.
- Steve Martin

In one sentence, I'd describe myself as indescribable.
But, I wouldn't end it with a period.
I'd end it with three dots.
- Jason Schwartzman

My mother thought me being gay was a death sentence.
- Jai Rodriguez

You need a very, exceptionally clear vision.
And to me, a vision is something that you can say in one sentence.
The fewer the words the better.
- Ron Johnson

The history of all the great characters of the Bible
is summed up in this one sentence:
They acquainted themselves with God,
and acquiesced His will in all things.
- Richard Cecil

A proverb is a short sentence based on long experience.
- Miguel de Cervantes

One truth is the swing of the sentence,
the beat and poise, but down deeper it's the integrity
of the writer as he matches with the language.
- Don DeLillo

The hungry judges soon the sentence sign,
and wretches hang that jurymen may dine.
- Alexander Pope

Like, What is the least often heard sentence in the
English language? That would be:
Say, isn't that the banjo player's Porsche parked outside?
- Jackson Browne

A good compromise, a good piece of legislation,
is like a good sentence; or a good piece of music.
Everybody can recognize it.
They say, 'Huh.
It works.
It makes sense.'
- Barack Obama

I was condemned to be beheaded, or burnt,
as the king pleased; and he was graciously pleased,
from the great remains of his love, to choose the mildest sentence.
- Sarah Fielding

To live for results would be to sentence myself to continuous frustration.
My only sure reward is in my actions and not from them.
- Hugh Prather

My books always begin with a sentence and an image -
not necessarily connected.
- Jeanette Winterson

It rarely adds anything to say, "In my opinion" -
not even modesty.
Naturally a sentence is only your opinion;
and you are not the Pope.
- Paul Goodman

For me, the big chore is always the same:
how to begin a sentence,
how to continue it, how to complete it.
- Claude Simon

The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence:
Abolish all private property.
- Karl Marx

Resolve to edge in a little reading every day,
if it is but a single sentence.
If you gain fifteen minutes a day, it will make itself
felt at the end of the year.
- Horace Mann

I never leave a sentence or a paragraph until I'm satisfied with it.
- Clifford Geertz

It can be summed up in one sentence.
Does this person have something to teach my students?
No one has ever let us down.
- James Lipton

Every sentence I utter must be understood not as an affirmation,
but as a question.
- Niels Bohr

This sentence contradicts itself - no actually it doesn't.
- Douglas Hofstadter

The way this whole novel thing came together was,
I sold them one bill of goods and then didn't communicate very well.
I am like Captain Run-on Sentence.
- Ahmet Zappa

Run for your life from any man who tells you that money is evil.
That sentence is the leper's bell of an approaching looter.
- Ayn Rand

These people have served a longer sentence than some
people who have committed murder.
- Jeff Greenfield


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