Search my Quotes DataBase - Enter one or two keywords and/or author last name.

Hint: keep it simple, like life twain




Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Daily Inspiration - Quotes to Live By
Inspiration  |  Motivational Articles  |  Being Strong  |  Being Positive  |  Links  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Fifteen Quotes

I hope you find great value in these Quotes about Fifteen from my large collection of inspirational quotes and motivational sayings.

Old is always fifteen years from now.
- Bill Cosby

Related topics: Cute Whimsey

I'd marry again if I found a man who had fifteen million dollars,
would sign over half to me, and guarantee that he'd be dead within a year.
- Bette Davis

Old age is fifteen years older than I am.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

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)

 

Inflation is when you pay fifteen dollars for the ten-dollar
haircut you used to get for five dollars when you had hair.
- Sam Ewing

A person is smart. People are dumb,
panicky dangerous animals and you know it.
Fifteen hundred years ago everybody knew
the Earth was the center of the universe.
Five hundred years ago,
everybody knew the Earth was flat,
and fifteen minutes ago,
you knew that humans were alone on this planet.
Imagine what you'll know tomorrow.
- the movie Men in Black

A reporter is always concerned with tomorrow.
There's nothing tangible of yesterday.
All I can say I've done is
agitate the air ten or fifteen minutes
and then boom - it's gone.
- Edward R. Murrow

Please sign-up for my Free Inspirational Daily Email on the form below.

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.


At the age of fifteen my grandmother became the concubine of a warlord general.
- Jung Chang

Fifteen years ago I walked out of a production of one
of my plays at the RSC because I decided it was a waste of time.
- Edward Bond

I like young actors because they're so unspoiled,
not like some of those actors who are about half an
hour into their fifteen minutes of fame by the time they get to me.
- John Hughes

I became a musician because that's really what I wanted
to do when I was fifteen,
but I had other abilities.
- Robyn Hitchcock

Whatever labels may be attached to the fifteen charges brought against me,
they all arise from my having been a member of the
Communist Party and from my activities as a member.
- Bram Fischer

Marijuana you can give up, Iv given it up for fifteen
years now and it never occurs to me to smoke it anymore.
- Larry Hagman

Michael Jackson was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
It caused quite a controversy, because his nose isn't
eligible for another fifteen years.
- Conan O'Brien

I heard Mr. Wild Bill Davis.
I heard him play in 1930 and he told me that it would
take me fifteen years just to learn the pedals,
the pedals of the organ and I got mad.
- Jimmy Smith

I won't play for a penny less than fifteen hundred dollars.
- Honus Wagner

I smoke ten to fifteen cigars a day.
At my age I have to hold on to something.
- George Burns

To me, old age is always fifteen years older than I am.
- Bernard Baruch

As far as I'm concerned, the only difference between
fact and what most people call fiction is about fifteen pages in the dictionary.
- Charles de Lint

The length of exposure (one minute in sunlight) is
still too long for the portrait.
It was fifteen minutes when I first began my work.
Progress may continue.
- Gabriel Lippmann

At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender,
in its place, was as honorable as resistance,
especially if one had no choice.
- Maya Angelou

To appreciate heaven well, it's good for a person to
have some fifteen minutes of hell.
- Will Carleton

At fifteen, beauty and talent do not exist;
there can only be promise of the coming woman.
- Honore de Balzac

I've been on the road for fifteen years and I had no intent to stop.
- Bon Scott

Currently I am working on another three books,
doing a lot of magazine work, am shooting for fifteen stock agencies,
plus my own photo library - all this keeps me quite busy!
- Nigel Dennis

I understand the Saudis have been named because fifteen
of the nineteen hijackers were from Saudi Arabia.
- Sibel Edmonds

The beginning of 1856 found me teaching in the family
of a planter named Bryan,
residing in Prince George County, Md.,
some fifteen or twenty miles from Washington.
- Simon Newcomb

I've had the same friends for ten, fifteen years.
- Jeanne Tripplehorn

I have like fifteen televisions in my house.
- Jimmy Kimmel

I first came out against Castro in June 1968,
fifteen months after my book had been published,
and you cannot imagine how quickly a void was created around me.
- Guillermo Cabrera Infante

I was the center square on Hollywood Squares for about fifteen weeks.
- Jerry Mathers

Doctors tell me I have the body of a thirty year old.
I know I have the brain of a fifteen year old.
If you've got both, you can play baseball.
- Pete Rose

Very good wine was bought at ten pounds per pipe,
the contract price; but the superior quality was fifteen pounds;
and some of this was not much inferior to the best London Madeira.
- William Bligh

Drill instructors worked seven days a week,
fifteen to seventeen hours a day in many cases,
with no time off in between platoons.
- R. Lee Ermey

Most of the basic material a writer works with is acquired
before the age of fifteen.
- Willa Cather

At fifteen one is first beginning to realize that everything
isn't money and power in this world,
and is casting about for joys that do not turn to dross in one's hands.
- Robert Benchley

To look almost pretty is an acquisition of higher delight
to a girl who has been looking plain for the first
fifteen years of her life than a beauty from her cradle can ever receive.
- Jane Austen

I guess it comes back to the old motto,
you have you're fifteen minutes a fame.
- Steve Brown

I was a stuntman for over fifteen years.
- Chuck Zito

I've been dating since I was fifteen.
I'm exhausted.
Where is he?
- Kristin Davis

I've had this reoccurring dream for the last ten to fifteen years.
- Tommy Tune

You know what they say about Chicago.
If you don't like the weather, wait fifteen minutes.
- Ralph Kiner

You do live longer with bran, but you spend the last
fifteen years on the toilet.
- Alan King

Fifteen years before I became a screen actor,
I was in the theatre.
A lot of my work was comedy, which I loved doing.
It's harder.
- Ben Kingsley

As I told you, from the time I was fifteen,
I thought the theater was too much involved with actors
trying to make the audience love them,
being over emotional.
- Richard Foreman

I think for the last fifteen, twenty years or so,
Hollywood has underestimated the appeal of the Western.
I think there is still a huge market.
- Barry Corbin

I just came from Aspen, Colorado and they had fifteen
kids I played for and they all played horns.
- Jimmy Smith

The New Age? It's just the old age stuck in a microwave
oven for fifteen seconds.
- James Randi

Less than fifteen per cent of the people do any original thinking on any subject.
The greatest torture in the world for most people is to think.
- Luther Burbank

I'd the upbringing a nun would envy.
Until I was fifteen I was more familiar with Africa than my own body.
- Joe Orton

A Jewish man with parents alive is a fifteen-year-old boy,
and will remain a fifteen-year-old boy until they die!
- Philip Roth

I once made love for an hour and fifteen minutes,
but it was the night the clocks are set ahead.
- Garry Shandling

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

The role of a comedian is to make the audience laugh,
at a minimum of once every fifteen seconds.
- Lenny Bruce

A revolution only lasts fifteen years,
a period which coincides with the effectiveness of a generation.
- Jose Ortega y Gasset

I want to stay away from politics, or else I'll probably
end up putting my size fifteen foot into my mouth.
- Peter Steele

The older painting - well, it does have an effect all at once,
I suppose, but it's of a lesser intensity than a lot
of the American work in the last ten or fifteen years.
- Donald Judd

I'm still trying to re-create a Ray Charles concert
that I heard when I was fifteen years old,
and all my nerve endings were fried and transformed,
and electricity shot through me.
- Boz Scaggs

You get fifteen democrats in a room,
and you get twenty opinions.
- Patrick Leahy

The second stage set in ten or fifteen days after the bombing.
Its first symptom was falling hair.
Diarrhea and fever, which in some cases went as high as 106,
came next.
- John Hersey

Men come of age at sixty, women at fifteen.
- James Stephens

I read over a hundred books a year and have done so
since I was fifteen years old,
and every book I've read has taught me something.
- Nicholas Sparks

I'm still working, I've got two arms,
two legs, two gorgeous kids, a lovely wife.
Fifteen years ago, I was homeless.
So when you think about it, I'm lucky.
- Ian Hart

It took me fifteen years to discover I had no talent for writing,
but I couldn't give it up because by that time I was too famous.
- Robert Benchley

First of all, you look at Rocky films now,
and if that isn't a cartoon series there isn't any cartoon series.
I mean there's no way anybody is going to take that
amount of punishment in fifteen rounds.
- Charles S. Dutton

We go through, I think, six different drafts of each script.
And then my shooting it is roughly, you know,
fifteen percent of the total work that gets done on a show.
Then it's all post-production animation after that.
- Steve Burns

I'm 65 and I guess that puts me in with the geriatrics.
But if there were fifteen months in every year,
I'd only be 48.
That's the trouble with us.
We number everything.
Take women, for example.
I think they deserve to have more than twelve years
between the ages of 28 and 40.
- James Thurber

I thought about that the other day after I went to
the grocery store and had to sign fifteen autographs before leaving.
On one hand, it's just so flattering.
On the other hand, sometimes it would be nice to get the bread and leave,
you know?
- Clay Aiken

Because even at the age of fifteen, I used to go see
all the Broadway shows and feel that they were sentimental,
that they were pandering to the audience and trying
to manipulate the audience.
I had no use for practically any of the shows that were hits.
- Richard Foreman

There were not fifteen people in the story department
and twenty-five producers and stuff.
And Roger had produced 1,000 movies and directed a couple of hundred,
and their comments were always very,
very specific.
- John Sayles

I confess that for fifteen years my efforts in education,
and my hopes of success in establishing a system of national education,
have always been associated with the idea of coupling
the education of this country with the religious communities which exist.
- Richard Cobden


Quotes and Sayings

---------


Thank you for visiting: Fifteen Quotes.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

You can also search my large collection of Quotes and Sayings.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 


Sign-up to receive Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes
free via email

Daily inspirational quotes and motivational messages of self-worth, choice,
positive attitude, happiness, forgiveness, and gratitude.
Inspiring motivational sayings plus Jonathan's insights into life,
relationships, and joyful living.

Enter Your E-Mail Address:
Enter Your Name (what you want to be called):
To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.
Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Or Subscribe to the Feedburner feed for Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes.



All materials & writings are copyright ©. You may read about our disclaimer, our privacy policy, our copyright policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, and the list of all our websites.