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Classic Quotes

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Action is the real measure of intelligence.
- Napoleon Hill (author of the classic Think and Grow Rich)

Related topics: Positive Motivational Action

Proportions are what makes the old Greek temples classic in their beauty.
They are like huge blocks, from which the air has been
literally hewn out between the columns.
- Arne Jacobsen

Parineeta is a classic love story.
- Sanjay Dutt

This I regard as a classic example of my not being
properly prepared for a part I very much wanted.
- Marie Windsor

 

I love to unwind and watch movies, especially those
from the classic black-and-white era.
- Fred Savage

It's flattering to make a picture which becomes a classic within 10 years;
it's not so flattering,
however, when people get the impression it's the only
picture you've ever made.
- Robert Hamer

All the ancient classic fairy tales have always been scary and dark.
- Helena Bonham Carter

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These are classic, perennial ideals we are dealing with.
- Rob Morrow

New York lost a classic.
Carmine was an old school New Yorker.
- Anthony Weiner

Now the Kids Classic is one of the major fund-raisers for Children's Hospital.
Since we started seven years ago, we've raised more
than $1 million for the hospital.
- Tom Kite

It's part of a cycle of stories I'm writing where I
deconstruct classic science fiction.
- Cory Doctorow

I've been blessed by doing classic plays on Broadway,
which was one of my great dreams forever.
- Michael Emerson

My next record I really just want it to be a collection of great songs,
classic songs in a way.
- Marc Almond

When people come to the show they think we are a legendary
band because they hear us on Classic Rock radio all the time.
It is psychological.
That's okay - I'm down with that.
- George Thorogood

Definition of a classic: a book everyone is assumed
to have read and often thinks they have.
- Alan Bennett

I forever felt that I've fallen right between the crack
of way too young for the first generation of classic
rock 'n' roll and too old to be brand-new.
It's hard.
- Paul Westerberg

So I have the classic amateur's technique;
I know some very tricky bits and I have large gaping holes.
- Bill Bruford

I don't buy into any of that hogwash.
They put that out to sell tickets.
It's just a classic horror movie, with the Greek drama
formula of good versus evil,
and lots of fear.
- Margot Kidder

Classic art was the art of necessity:
modern romantic art bears the stamp of caprice and chance.
- Max Eastman

I guess when we were up against it, we knew this album
was going to be compared to all the classic early material,
because it was going back to the original five.
- Roger Andrew Taylor

Dick Van Dyke was my first idol.
He's an amazing physical comedian, like a classic clown,
but also very smart and not afraid to show vulnerability.
- Douglas Wood

I enjoyed reading all the classic authors like Isaac Asimov and Bradbury.
- William Shatner

Conductors' careers are made for the most part with 'Romantic' music.
'Classic' music eliminates the conductor;
we do not remember him in it.
- Igor Stravinsky

Negotiation in the classic diplomatic sense assumes
parties more anxious to agree than to disagree.
- Dean Acheson

What makes a book great, a so-called classic,
it its quality of always being modern,
of its author, though he be long dead,
continuing to speak to each new generation.
- Lawrence Clark Powell

I was skeptical about doing Texas Chainsaw at first
because it's such a cult classic.
I'd seen some of the sequels and was not a fan of those.
- Jessica Biel

I know the game wasn't a classic, but the night was
about more than that-it was about bringing back the
memories and raising money for former heroes who have
now fallen on hard times.
- David Ginola

I was the classic midfield organiser who could also score goals.
- Michel Patini

I was fired from my television job, simple as that.
Well, downsized, really, a classic 1990s situation.
- Lee Child

When you reread a classic, you do not see more in the
book than you did before;
you see more in you than there was before.
- Cliff Fadiman

Imitation is flattery, and The Hills Have Eyes is a classic.
- Michael Berryman

The first album is a classic record and I think the
prototype of a sound that no one else does.
- Kathy Valentine

People consider Black Star a great album,
and I think it's a classic album.
But the fact is, both me and Mos Def have made better albums since Black Star.
- Talib Kweli

I had a really good childhood up until I was nine,
then a classic case of divorce really affected me.
- Kurt Cobain

Allen Ginsberg was a world authority on the writing of William Blake,
and had an incredible knowledge of classic literature and world politics.
- David Amram

I am just the classic person who wants to learn stuff.
I want good tutors, and with Kurt I had the best.
- Courtney Love

All the classic jazz players all sang and a lot of 'em sang blues.
- Mose Allison

A classic is a book that has never finished saying what it has to say.
- Italo Calvino

When you read a classic, you do not see more in the
book than you did before;
you see more in you than there was before.
- Clifton Fadiman

I was not a classic mother.
But my kids were never palmed off to boarding school.
So, I didn't bake cookies.
You can buy cookies, but you can't buy love.
- Raquel Welch

I'm not the classic type - fair skin,
very beautiful women of a classic type,
I'm talking about now.
- Debra Wilson

I like the idea of taking a true classic written by
a true genius and destroying it essentially!
I like the idea of bringing it down to earth a bit -
and even a bit lower than that.
- Randy Newman

Television is what made It's a Wonderful Life the classic it is today.
- Leonard Maltin

I have been lucky enough to have had the opportunity
of travelling across this country and enduring all
the classic situations that go with talking to people.
- Barbara Amiel

I like hard rock, and classic rock, and even metal.
- Frances McDormand

I'd always wanted the show to be more reality based science fiction,
something along the lines of The Day the Earth Stood Still,
which I consider to be the classic science fiction film.
- Gil Gerard

I'm not good enough, technically, to be a classic musician.
I lack discipline.
- Ritchie Blackmore

Shane was a classic, and you can't find a better bad guy than Jack Palance.
- Clint Walker

I was the classic middle child in some ways,
the one who could have been a priest in an alternate universe.
- Chiwetel Ejiofor

Negotiating in the classic diplomatic sense assumes
parties more anxious to agree than to disagree.
- Dean Acheson

A classic is a book that doesn't have to be written again.
- W. E. B. Du Bois

Learn at least two classic ballroom dances,
at least one of them Latin.
- Marilyn vos Savant

It was a special show that became a cult classic of sorts,
and I made a lot of money for it.
- Don Adams

In science, read, by preference, the newest works;
in literature,
the oldest.
The classic literature is always modern.
- Robert Bulwer-Lytton

I'd like to do a piece of Shakespeare.
Any upcoming Shakespeare film.
Just a bit to say I did a classic.
- Jim Varney

Much as I cared for Joseph Kennedy, he was a classic
example of that person in the arts with lots of brains
and drive but little taste or talent.
- Gloria Swanson

I'd like to think that the notion of inspiration will
transcend cultural things that are going on.
There's something classic about this movie that I'm hoping reaches kids.
- Rob Morrow

I made a classic mistake.
I held out for something better.
- Parker Stevenson

So in one sense you don't have the classic keyboard player in Yes.
- Billy Sherwood

I just signed to do my next book with Ecco Press,
a new primer or encyclopedia.
This will be my take on what classic Italian cooking is.
- Mario Batali

But I must own that I also felt stirred by an unselfish
desire to voice all the joys and sorrows,
the hopes and ambitions, of the American Negro,
in classic musical form.
- James Weldon Johnson

The reason it has lasted for 30 years is for one reason and one reason only:
Classic Rock radio.
- George Thorogood

It's meant to reaffirm the validity of that music -
clean,
minimalist, honest, classic music.
- Dwight Yoakam

They're getting me involved in intrigue again,
and I think it follows a classic formula in a soap opera.
- Michael Zaslow

I've been fortunate to be in films that are classic,
that are going to be around.
- Samuel L. Jackson

I have definitely gone through my ups and downs and
faced my adversity and my nay-sayers,
but managed to do all right.
It is a pretty classic tale.
- Steve Nash

That's what I like about film-it can be bizarre,
classic, normal, romantic.
Cinema is to me the most versatile thing.
- Catherine Deneuve

Rap records don't make you feel good no more.
Six months after release, it can't come back as a classic.
- Wyclef Jean

Judging from what looks like the popularity of this
classic wrestling show is that the people like what
they have grown to know and love here in Memphis.
- Jerry Lawler

I never really had the classic struggle.
I had faith.
- Denzel Washington

I'm a classic example of all humorists -
only funny when I'm working.
- Peter Sellers


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