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Flashy Quotes

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Ikea people do not drive flashy cars or stay at luxury hotels.
- Ingvar Kamprad

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I wasn't very funny or flashy, I was kind of boring.
- Katie Holmes

I don't see how they can with most of my pieces,
but I think it's unfortunate that they can through
familiarity with flashy performances of a great deal of other music.
- Peter Maxwell Davies

I don't enjoy good food.
I don't enjoy flashy cars.
I don't care if I live in a dump.
I don't enjoy good clothes.
This is the best I've dressed in months.
- Jack Kevorkian

 

My goal in sailing isn't to be brilliant or flashy in individual races,
just to be consistent over the long run.
- Dennis Conner

I've always liked Dennis Chambers, he's real flashy.
- Travis Barker

We're a bit flashy, but the music's not one big noise.
- Freddie Mercury

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Hoods are good parts because they're always flashy and attract attention.
If you've got any ability, you can use that as a stepping stone.
- Richard Widmark

The man who voyages strange seas must of necessity
be a little unsure of himself.
It is the man with the flashy air of knowing everything,
who is always with it, that we should beware of.
- Fred Hoyle

The Bush Cabinet is quite interesting,
there are no flashy people in there.
No stars.
They all seem quite focused and serious and knowledgeable
about the areas to which they have been appointed.
- Morley Safer

Playing well with others is important -
not being too flashy,
just keeping good time and of course coming up with cool beats.
A good snare drum, kick drum, high hat.
Just getting good at the hand feet coordination.
- Chad Smith

Life change comes about in two complementary ways -
the "aha" moment, which occurs in a flash of insight;
and the conscious redesigning of habitual behaviors,
which is a lifelong project.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

What is life?
It is the flash of a firefly in the night.
It is the breath of a buffalo in the wintertime.
It is the little shadow which runs across
the grass and loses itself in the sunset.
- Crowfoot (Blackfoot warrior and orator 1830 - 1890)

The first day of shooting I walk up to Christopher Walken,
and I said, Should I call you Mr. Walken or Chris?
He goes, "Call me Flash."
- Michael Rosenbaum

Calendars and clocks exist to measure time,
but that signifies little because we all know that
an hour can seem as eternity or pass in a flash,
according to how we spend it.
- Michael Ende

The only character I ever remember actually creating
in a flash of inspiration was George Liquor.
God planted that in my head in an instant.
- John Kricfalusi

To say that its wrong to feel this way is not the point;
you do feel it.
All you see is a flash of fire and, depending on your altitude,
you don't even see that sometimes.
- James Dickey

When we go to play, you flip around and flash around and everything,
and then they're not gonna see nothin' but what their eyes see.
Forget about their ears.
- Jimi Hendrix

It's a big flash of all these things and whatever you
take out of that statement's one statement,
one mind, one statement, one act, one show,
and all the songs are one.
- Alice Cooper

I am one of the founders of Hip-Hop along with my brothers
Kool DJ Herc and Grandmaster Flash.
- Afrika Bambaataa

Life is not significant details, illuminated by a flash,
fixed forever.
Photographs are.
- Susan Sontag

I remember when it was just the three Emcees and then Flash put Mr Ness down.
- Kool Moe Dee

My romantically favorite era is 78, 79 listening to
Grandmaster Flash and the Furious 4,
the live tapes, echo chamber and break beats.
- Kool Moe Dee

True enthusiasm is a fine feeling whose flash I admire where-ever I see it.
- Charlotte Bronte

It came to me then in a flash that obviously the temperature
of the water was responsible for the nystagmus.
- Robert Barany

Genius unrefined resembles a flash of lightning,
but wisdom is like the sun.
- Franz Grillparzer

And I was in another band called Flash In The Pan,
which was soca, Latin music, down in Laguna Beach.
- Travis Barker

It is the flash which appears, the thunderbolt will follow.
- Voltaire

Television news is like a lightning flash.
It makes a loud noise, lights up everything around it,
leaves everything else in darkness and then is suddenly gone.
- Hodding Carter

Goodness is uneventful.
It does not flash, it glows.
- David Grayson

Human life is as evanescent as the morning dew or a flash of lightning.
- Samuel Butler

Is it really so difficult to tell a good action from
a bad one? I think one usually knows right away or a moment afterward,
in a horrid flash of regret.
- Mary McCarthy

To feel most beautifully alive means to be reading something beautiful,
ready always to apprehend in the flow of language the sudden flash of poetry.
- John Andrew Holmes

We are not that flash, me or the missus.
In fact, we are quite low-maintenance.
- Guy Ritchie

Everywhere across whatever sorrows of which our life is woven,
some radiant joy will gaily flash past.
- Nikolai Gogol

My dear sister, I hope, when God Almighty in his righteous
providence shall take me out of time into eternity,
that it will be by a flash of lightning.
- James Otis

Thought is only a flash between two long nights,
but this flash is everything.
- Henri Poincare

So that's when I saw the DNA model for the first time,
in the Cavendish, and that's when I saw that this was it.
And in a flash you just knew that this was very fundamental.
- Sydney Brenner

They, astounded at the flash of the armor,
and the swiftness of the charge, and attacked by showers of arrows and missiles,
half naked as they were, never stopped to resist but gave way.
- Arrian

The Dark Side of the Moon has flash -
the true flash that comes from the excellence of a superb performance.
- Alan Parsons

I thought it was all a flash in the pan.
It wasn't until Broadway came along that I felt I had really made it.
- Julie Andrews

People who can pull you in and take you on a journey,
as opposed to simply adding flash.
Again, that feels very clinical, and I don't respond
to that the way I used to.
- Bill Sienkiewicz

Wit is the appearance, the external flash of imagination.
Thus its divinity, and the witty character of mysticism.
- Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

Normal kids in their teens want to go and date girls
and do mischievous things,
your hormones are jumping around, but I stayed in my
bedroom in search of something.
- Grandmaster Flash

I've wanted to do it for years, but every attempt at
it has turned into another tune.
We have actually taken a different approach,
we're doing a lot of sampling - we're even sampling bits of Flash!
- Peter Banks

For us to keep claiming this isn't Hip Hop and that
isn't Hip Hop doesn't make sense to me.
- Grandmaster Flash

Every time somebody tries to go in and reinvent what we do,
it always ends up being more about technology and sets,
and flash and dash, forgetting the main thing,
which is interesting people saying interesting,
important things.
- Diane Sawyer

By the time May rolls around, I'm probably going to
want to spend a month on an island.
But if Steven Spielberg or Steven Soderbergh or any
number of directors were to say 'Hey,
there's this role, are you interested?' I'd be there in a flash.
- Marg Helgenberger

When you see a fish you don't think of its scales,
do you? You think of its speed, its floating,
flashing body seen through the water...
If I made fins and eyes and scales, I would arrest its movement,
give a pattern or shape of reality.
I want just the flash of its spirit.
- Constantin Brancusi

For instance, if you're playing a record with drums -
horns would sound nice to enhance it so you get a record
with horns and slip it in at certain times.
- Grandmaster Flash

I had love for Breakout; I had love for Bambaataa.
I had love for Kool Herc.
- Grandmaster Flash

I had to go into a studio and compose and write and
press up 12 songs in 14 hours.
When you're recording a song from scratch it takes
you 14 hours to do just one song.
- Grandmaster Flash

Do not let any record company disturb your creative flow.
You are not writing for the record company.
You're writing for the public.
- Grandmaster Flash

Seems like it's going to be really hard to make money at it,
and, therefore, really hard to get any great games done.
Much like Flash games, the audience is huge,
but the content isn't likely to be good enough to have people pay for it.
- Mike Wilson

The type of mixing that was out then was blending from
one record to the next or waiting for the record to
go off and wait for the jock to put the needle back on.
- Grandmaster Flash

I'm not saying that Sam J. Jones was Flash Gordon - there's no such thing.
No actor can be the person, that's a bunch of crap.
People pay to see an actor be himself,
whether he plays Hamlet or whatever.
- Sam J. Jones

He did not arrive at this conclusion by the decent process of quiet,
logical deduction, nor yet by the blinding flash of glorious intuition,
but by the shoddy, untidy process halfway between the
two by which one usually gets to know things.
- Margery Allingham

I mean, if somebody said to me, junior year of college,
you can go anywhere, your old man's paying for it,
I'd have been gone in a flash.
But I had to work.
Every summer my mother would say, 'Get that job and
hold on to it until August 30.'
- Chris Matthews

I think what's happening here is, there's a group or
maybe one person who is saying this is gonna be the
definition and this is what we want to get the kids to do now.
- Grandmaster Flash

Not only the style, but the way in which you don't
exactly know what on earth has happened or is happening
till about page two hundred -
then it all becomes apparent in a blinding flash.
- Nicholas Mosley

My mind withdrew its thoughts from experience,
extracting itself from the contradictory throng of sensuous images,
that it might find out what that light was wherein it was bathed...
And thus, with the flash of one hurried glance,
it attained to the vision of That Which Is.
- Saint Augustine

We can come from our own particular point of view and lay it down.
We should not be throwing verbal rocks at each other.
We're all responsible to continue the growth of Hip Hop.
- Grandmaster Flash

We can even sing off key, but if it's produced properly it can be a hit.
- Grandmaster Flash

Not only that, but when I first met Joe,
to my intense delight, he showed me that he was a collector.
He was collecting some of the early Tarzan pages by Hal Foster,
and, later, early Flash Gordons; and I found that we
were both absolutely interested in the same type of thing.
- Joe Shuster

We gotta stop fighting amongst each other.
I think the only rift should be when take it the stage
and try to out perform each other.
- Grandmaster Flash

Hip Hop has become real constrained.
The creative juices and creative flows have been diminished.
- Grandmaster Flash

All you have to know is mathematically how many times
to scratch it and when to let it go -
when certain things will enhance the record you're listening to.
- Grandmaster Flash

Mirth is like a flash of lightning, that breaks through a gloom of clouds,
and glitters for a moment; cheerfulness keeps up a
kind of daylight in the mind,
and fills it with a steady and perpetual serenity.
- Joseph Addison

Looking back across the years, so many pictures flash
on the screen of my memory that just as I begin to see one clearly,
another slides in, blotting out the first,
itself to be pushed aside by the next and the next and the next.
- Conrad Veidt

I have had fans make me the big picture collages of the photo books;
I have had fans send me birthday cakes...
sing to me on my voicemail.
I have had fans flash me.
I have had older fans give me their bras and underwear onstage.
- Puff Daddy

To the artist is sometimes granted a sudden,
transient insight which serves in this matter for experience.
A flash, and where previously the brain held a dead fact,
the soul grasps a living truth!
At moments we are all artists.
- Arnold Bennett


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