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Jock Quotes

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Thank God I never got in a fight.
All of the jock dudes hated me, but all of their girlfriends
thought I was nice so they wouldn't touch me.
It was infuriating to them.
- Mark Hoppus

With dates I like to cater a girl.
We do whatever she likes.
If she was open to what I wanted to do,
it probably wouldn't be a dull date,
because I am a jock.
- Chris Brown

I'm a jock and I'm an athlete, and that's what I love to do.
- Marion Jones

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 was always more of an academic than a jock.
- Edwin Moses

All my life I've taken photographs of people who are
completely at peace being what they were in the situations I photographed them in.
- Jock Sturges

I'm guilty of extraordinary naivete,
I suppose.
But it's a naivete that I really don't want to abandon,
not even now.
- Jock Sturges

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Virtually always I get my best pictures when everybody thinks the shoot's done.
- Jock Sturges

I'm an artist that's attracted to a specific way of
seeing and a way of being.
- Jock Sturges

The kids really enjoy what they do.
I check with them constantly to make sure that they're
really happy to be there.
- Jock Sturges

I became good at defending myself, but as far as I was concerned,
that was a transient skill.
- Jock Sturges

Any artist that's involved in their work is inevitably
going to have a focus in what they do.
- Jock Sturges

The world is shrinking as we see more and more of it in the media,
and the more we see of the world, the smaller we are,
the more aware we are of how insignificant any one of us is.
- Jock Sturges

I will always admit immediately to what's obvious,
which is that Homo sapiens is inherently erotic or
inherently sensual from birth.
- Jock Sturges

Every child is going to grow up.
You can see it happen in the books: They get older
and older and belong to themselves to a greater and greater extent.
- Jock Sturges

There's no particular evidence that any of the lower
mammals or any of the other animals have any interest in aesthetics at all.
But Homo sapiens does, always has and always will.
- Jock Sturges

I don't photograph any two people who are remotely the same.
- Jock Sturges

Before, I'd photograph anything.
I didn't think there was anything more or less obscene
about any part of the body.
- Jock Sturges

We live in an age where anonymity is growing in magnitude like a bomb going off.
- Jock Sturges

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

I am fascinated by the human body and all its evolutions.
- Jock Sturges

It's really, really hard to make it as a fine-art photographer exclusively.
- Jock Sturges

Some of the people that I photographed as sticks became much more voluptuous,
much rounder, in some cases dramatically so,
and I think they're even more beautiful.
- Jock Sturges

As soon as you forbid something, you make it extraordinarily appealing.
You also bring shame in as a phenomenon.
- Jock Sturges

I'd far rather talk about players.
They are the people who make things happen.
- Jock Stein

It's no small irony that the government inevitably
and invariably ends up promoting precisely that which
they would most like to repress.
- Jock Sturges

In fact, I don't believe I'm guilty of any crimes,
but I've always been drawn to and fascinated by physical,
sexual and psychological change, and there's an erotic aspect to that.
- Jock Sturges

Different members of different cultures will think
that some things are beautiful.
- Jock Sturges

But the truth is that Homo sapiens is a sensual species.
I think all species are, to one degree or another.
- Jock Sturges

The truth is that from birth on we are,
to one extent or another, a fairly sensual species.
- Jock Sturges

There isn't a person alive who doesn't like being caressed.
- Jock Sturges

When I started doing my work years ago,
I had doubts as to whether the informed-consent question was answerable.
- Jock Sturges

That dichotomy between the public consumption of the
work and my intent and practice in making it is an uneasy one for me,
on occasion.
- Jock Sturges

I just yesterday returned from a trip where I photographed
a woman with two children whom I photographed first
when she was the age of the older of the two children.
- Jock Sturges

No two people take on the information of being admirable
and being admired in the same way.
- Jock Sturges

I'm the last person who has any desire to instruct anybody in shame.
That's no errand for me.
- Jock Sturges

Now, I recognize that there are certain postures and
angles that make people see red,
which are evidence of original sin or something,
and I avoid that.
I don't shoot that any more.
- Jock Sturges

That's my ambition: that you look at the pictures and realize what complex,
fascinating, interesting people every single one of my subjects is.
- Jock Sturges

I think all jocks have a sensitive side.
It's just, will they show it to anybody? Will they
let their guard down and stop being tough and the cool
jock guy around their friends,
or just relax? I don't know if it's best to say opening up,
but just relax and really say what you're actually thinking,
and not what you think people want to hear.
- Channing Tatum

There are photographs that I don't take now that I
previously would have taken without any thought at
all as to any misinterpretations.
- Jock Sturges

I know the families that I photograph extremely well,
and I've known them for a very long time.
- Jock Sturges

There is always a time to move on.
- Jock Stein

They were without clothes before I got there,
and they were without clothes when I left.
- Jock Sturges

But empirically I've come to understand that my photographs
really don't do any harm.
- Jock Sturges

I'd rather get back to making art than talk about it.
- Jock Sturges

What I'm good at is making art.
- Jock Sturges

Physical beauty is such a strange thing.
- Jock Sturges

What I loved about 'Summer' was that they were these
four bright kids with a wonderful future.
In a way, she was the one with the brains,
and then you have the beauty queen and the jock and the introvert.
- Kevin Williamson

The transactions between me and the people that I photograph are very,
very collaborative.
- Jock Sturges

I've had to relearn how I work with people so that
if and when I do avoid different things I don't send
any messages in doing so.
- Jock Sturges

If it gets to the Supreme Court, I'll have the directors
of every museum in the country as expert testimony
that my work is legitimate art.
- Jock Sturges

If somebody's pointing a trembling finger at your pants
and saying you shouldn't be doing that,
follow that finger back, go up the arm and look at
the head that's behind it,
because there's almost always something fairly woolly in there.
- Jock Sturges

What pedophiles and people who have sexual desires
on children lose sight of to a terrible,
terrible degree - a devastating degree -
is that their victims are real people who will suffer
forever whatever abuses are perpetrated on them.
- Jock Sturges

The images I like best are parts of series that I've started,
in some cases, with the pregnancies of the mothers
of the children in question,
and I continue that series right on through the birth
of children to the child that resulted from that first pregnancy.
- Jock Sturges

A virulent, aggressive minority has decided that Americans
don't know themselves what it is they should see,
and need to be protected by people who are wiser than they are,
even if they are only a tiny sliver of the population.
- Jock Sturges

I didn't think there was anything more or less obscene
about any part of the body.
Now, I recognize that there are certain postures and
angles that make people see red,
which are evidence of original sin or something,
and I avoid that.
- Jock Sturges

I'm a big rock star, I got a beautiful girl,
and they still call me a fag.
Its' like high school never ends - the jocks are always on top.
- Jonathan Davis

Disco was brand new then and there were a few jocks
that had monstrous sound systems but they wouldn't
dare play this kind of music.
They would never play a record where only two minutes
of the song was all it was worth.
They wouldn't buy those types of records.
- Grandmaster Flash

I come from a background of hanging out with friends
and shooting videos with them,
with funny stuff coming out of the group.
I guess we got the same charge jocks get out of sports.
- Michael Patrick Jann

Sarah Palin - now don't laugh - is writing a book.
Not just reading a book, writing a book.
Actually, in the word of the publisher,
she's 'collaborating' on a book.
What an embarrassment!
It's one of these 'I told you,' books that jocks do.
- Chris Matthews

Winners Dream Big Dreams.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Think big thoughts but relish small pleasures.
- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Worry often gives a small thing a big shadow.
- Swedish Proverb

Nothing big ever came from being small.
- William J. Clinton

Your big opportunity may be right where you are now.
- Napoleon Hill

You should never be content with so little,
when you can reach out for something big.
- Charles L. Allen
(This quote is about making a big difference
in the world - not about greed)

Work Hard. Do your best. Keep your word.
Never get too big for your britches.
Trust in God. Have no fear;
and Never forget a friend.
- Harry S. Truman

Little minds have little worries,
big minds have no time for worries.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Life is a great big canvas,
and you should throw all the paint you can on it.
- Danny Kaye

Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated;
you can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.
- David Lloyd George

Believe in yourself. Dream big dreams.
Set important goals. Take action on those goals.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


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