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Cocky Quotes

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I got cocky and I stopped taking my vitamins.
It was an inconvenience to have a suitcase full of
vitamins with me on the road.
About two years ago, it caught up with me.
- Mary Ann Mobley

He's a cocky sumbitch.
That's what makes him such a great player.
- Lawrence Taylor

Early in my career I was accused of being overconfident and even cocky,
but I really was confident that I had done the training
and didn't see any other reason to say otherwise.
- Alberto Salazar

I was probably being a little cocky,
which I do when I feel that I don't know what I'm talking about.
- Daniel Okrent

 

I keep telling myself, don't get cocky.
Give your services to the press and the media,
be nice to the kids, throw a baseball into the stands once in a while.
- Vida Blue

Discussion in class, which means letting twenty young
blockheads and two cocky neurotics discuss something
that neither their teacher nor they know.
- Vladimir Nabokov

It's very dangerous to wave to people you don't know
because what if they don't have hands? They'll think you're cocky.
- Mitch Hedberg

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Be cocky.
Walk into the Georgia Dome like you own it.
- Mary Lou Retton

At the end of the Beatles, I really was done in for
the first time in my life.
Until then, I really was a kind of cocky sod.
- Paul McCartney

A mother is neither cocky, nor proud,
because she knows the school principal may call at
any minute to report that her child had just driven
a motorcycle through the gymnasium.
- Mary Kay Blakely

To have faith is to believe in truth,
believe that truth confers special power on those lucky
enough to get a little insight,
and to know in our hearts that all these things come from God,
which is why we should never get too cocky about our successes.
- Tony Snow

This is not to be cocky, but, I go over real well at Comic-Con.
I've done quite a few Comic-Cons, and I enjoy the hell out of them.
They are so much fun, and so bizarre.
I've done the FX Show in Florida, Wizard-World in Chicago,
Comic-Con in San Diego, Wonder-Con in San Francisco,
the Comic-Con in New York, and I've done them numerous times.
- Kristen Bell

The circumstance is the incredible part,
but I always knew in my heart that something was going to be out there,
just for the world to notice me.
It sounds so cocky, but it's happening.
- Kato Kaelin

Nationalism is a silly cock crowing on his own dunghill.
- Richard Aldington

It may be the cock that crows, but it is the hen that lays the eggs.
- Margaret Thatcher

Even a cock crows over his own dunghill.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

Cock your hat - angles are attitudes.
- Frank Sinatra

He was like a cock who thought the sun had risen to hear him crow.
- George Eliot

Be bold and boast, just like the cock beside the hen.
- Aeschylus

Trumpet in a herd of elephants;
crow in the company of cocks;
bleat in a flock of goats.
- Malayan Proverb

Yearning is not only a good way to go crazy but also
a pretty good place to hide out from hard truth.
- Jay Cocks

When James Cameron brought me the script,
which I developed with both Cameron and Jay Cocks,
I wanted to make it a thriller, an action film,
but with a conscience, and I found that it had elements of social realism.
- Kathryn Bigelow

To knock a thing down, especially if it is cocked at an arrogant angle,
is a deep delight of the blood.
- George Santayana

I always believe that most people could do it.
I mean obviously I didn't just sit and stand.
I used to love cradling the gun and just posing with
the hand cocked ready to fire the gun,
and the costume helped a great deal.
- Jeremy Bulloch

With Ice Cube they ain't no telling.
He might have one cocked and loaded,
ready to bust.
We might do The Sunday, two old men sitting around
the house waiting on the social security check.
- Mike Epps

Well, we have this place in Telluride,
Colorado.
It's somewhere I can just get away and relax and think.
- Joe Cocker

Anyone who thinks they're sexy needs their head checked.
- Jarvis Cocker

When Honor's sun declines, and Wealth takes wings,
Then Learning shines, the best of precious things.
- Edward Cocker

I had a job when I was 16 at a gas fitter,
which was a bit like a pipe fitter.
- Joe Cocker

The things in my songs are the edited highlights of my life.
I don't go seeking out strange sexual experiences every day of the week.
- Jarvis Cocker

Its OK to grow up, just as long as you don't grow old.
Face it you are young.
- Jarvis Cocker

I love songs that have a rocking and grooving feeling.
- Joe Cocker

It's all a matter of hearing what I like and seeing
if I can make it fit into my style.
- Joe Cocker

The world is a tougher place to live in than it was back then,
as we come into the computer age.
- Joe Cocker

Learn avidly.
Question repeatedly what you have learned.
Analyze it carefully.
Then put what you have learned into practice intelligently.
- Edward Cocker

I was in Germany when the wall came down.
- Joe Cocker

I have always been a sucker for ballads,
but you have to be careful these days,
you can't overload people.
- Joe Cocker

Well, over the years, I've developed a stable of songs
of which I'm known for and never get tired of singing.
- Joe Cocker

Unfortunately I was in New York when 9/11 happened.
- Joe Cocker

Yeah, one of the main ways is for songs that make me want to move.
- Joe Cocker

Over the years, I've worked with just about everybody.
- Joe Cocker

For me, the focus are songs, which really get the audience moving.
- Joe Cocker

Don't go on American Idol, I think you'll spend the
rest of your life living it down and I think it's getting kinda scary,
isn't it?
- Joe Cocker

Back then, I, most rockers loved Chuck Berry,
Little Richard, Jerry Lee Lewis...
you know in the '60s.
- Joe Cocker

I've been touring now since about '68.
- Joe Cocker

God, I'm just a fat bald guy, 60 years old,
singing the blues, you know?
- Joe Cocker

I would like to be able to do a song with Ray Charles,
before we both get too old.
- Joe Cocker

We've always been a bit out of touch with reality.
- Jarvis Cocker

Europe is usually where I am usually galloping around.
- Joe Cocker

Once you get into entertaining a quarter of a million people,
it's a very weird place to be.
- Joe Cocker

Some of the songs I do once in a while that I kinda...
my set list is basically like my hits,
there is a good reason why they are there;
people really like them.
- Joe Cocker

It's nice to get a response from the artists that I cover.
- Joe Cocker

It's interesting, as I said on the last tour in America,
the audience actually came out, they had to have been
the kind of fans who listened to my music via their parents,
you know what I mean?
- Joe Cocker

I got a pair of red, synthetic satin women's pants
through the post the other day with a phone number on.
That was quite strange.
I haven't tried the phone number.
In times of stress I may.
- Jarvis Cocker

I have sung to large crowds since then,
and there is a feeling that once you get over 100,000 people,
you kind of lose the control element,
you don't know if you are really getting through or not.
- Joe Cocker

A well-developed sense of humor
is the pole that adds balance to your steps,
as you walk the tightrope of life.
- William Arthur Ward

The opposite of a correct statement is a false statement.
But the opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth.
- Niels Bohr

Life may not be the party we hoped for,
but while we are here we might as well dance.
- Anonymous

To live is to choose. But to choose well,
you must know who you are and what you stand for,
where you want to go and why you want to get there.
- Kofi Annan

Life is not about how fast you run
or how high you climb
but how well you bounce.
- Vivian Komori

Treat the earth well.
It was not given to you by your parents,
it was loaned to you by your children.
We do not inherit the Earth from our Ancestors,
we borrow it from our Children.
- Native American traditional

Trust your own inner guidance.
Have faith that your steps are
carrying you toward your dreams.
Keep your eyes on the heavens
and believe that your feet will carry you well.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Hold on... Joyfully.
Holding-on does not have to be
a desperate teeth-gritting kind of holding-on.
Holding-on can be a joyful
"this is just the nature of Life,
so I may as well enjoy it"
kind of holding-on.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If a man is called to be a street sweeper,
he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted,
or Beethoven composed music, or Shakespeare wrote poetry.
He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts
of heaven and earth will pause to say,
here lived a great street sweeper who did his job well.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Live Well, Love Much, Laugh Often.
- Anonymous

Life is a dangerous - ultimately fatal - endeavor,
so you may as well live it full out.
Chart your course, cast off the lines,
and boldly sail the seas of life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It is well to remember that the
entire population of the universe,
with one trifling exception, is composed of others.
- Andrew J. Holmes

Look well into thyself; there is a source of strength
which will always spring up if thou wilt always look there.
- Marcus Aurelius

Resistance to the organized mass can be effected only
by the man who is as well organized
in his individuality as the mass itself.
- Carl Jung

Violence, even well intentioned,
always rebounds upon oneself.
- Lao Tzu

Nothing is ever going to work out the way you want,
so you may as well choose to want the way life does work out.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


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