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Who forces time is pushed back by time;
who yields to time finds time on his side.
- The Talmud

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What you don't do daily, you probably won't do weekly either.
What you make a habit of putting-off
just keeps getting pushed away again and again.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Come to the edge
We can't. We're afraid
We can't. We will fall. Come to the edge
And they came. And he pushed them
And they flew
- Guillaume Apollinaire

When I came up, there was room for the new and the old.
For every new artist, an old one didn't have to be pushed out.
- Charley Pride

 

It was really a pleasure to play someone who's literally
pushed past her breaking point repeatedly.
- Jeri Ryan

Anyone who thinks that people can be fooled or pushed
around has an inaccurate and pretty low estimate of people -
and he won't do very well in advertising.
- Leo Burnett

I have pushed virtue to outright brutality.
- Jean Racine

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Our dreams must be stronger than our memories.
We must be pulled by our dreams, rater than pushed by our memories.
- Jesse Jackson

My dad was like a stage mother he always pushed me to do what I wanted.
- Jim Carrey

In my youth, I found that I was quite often inspired
and pushed forward by what I read.
- Peter Davison

It was very hard for me to practice and enjoy my tennis,
and I didn't know the why, so I worked with psychologists
to try and see what was happening.
They pushed me really hard.
- Gabriela Sabatini

The reserve of modern assertions is sometimes pushed to extremes,
in which the fear of being contradicted leads the writer
to strip himself of almost all sense and meaning.
- Winston Churchill

Globalization was a deep trend pushed by technology and right ideas,
as much as anything else.
- Jeffrey Sachs

There were a coupla times when I had had it.
And when I'm pushed to the limit, I scream.
- Marg Helgenberger

Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
- Viktor E. Frankl

I didn't beat her.
I just pushed her out of bed.
- O. J. Simpson

I used to own a dingy and can still sail one if pushed,
but I like the pleasure boats.
- John Dyer

I've been chased.
I've been pushed.
I've been screamed at.
I've been verbally abused.
I've been afraid for my safety.
But I did it all in the name of entertainment.
- Howie Mandel

When the business interests...
pushed through the first installment of civil service reform in 1883,
they expected that they would be able to control both
political parties equally.
- Carroll Quigley

Scrooge pushed past Mary number 1 and Joseph number
2 in the wings without so much as an "excuse me".
Typical.
- William E. Geist

I think that anyone who's pushed to do the very best
that they can is privileged.
It's a luxury.
- Twyla Tharp

Witticisms please as long as we keep them within boundaries,
but pushed to excess they cause offense.
- Phaedrus

If I am pushed I will push back, that is the way I am.
I am very British.
We don't like to be pushed around.
When the chips are down we might have to step into grey areas.
- Damon Hill

It was Jacques Chirac and Schroeder both,
who pushed us into a conflict to remove Milosevic.
- Curt Weldon

This filing spike is a result of bad information being pushed on people,
and then they file for bankruptcy out of fear.
- Steve Bartlett

I think I was born strong-willed.
That's not the kind of thing you can learn.
The advantage is, you stick to what you believe in
and rarely get pushed out of what you want to do.
- Joan Jett

I refuse to be pushed around anymore.
- Loretta Lynn

I always thought that one of the reasons why a painter
likes especially to have other painters look at his
or her work is the shared experience of having pushed paint around.
- Chuck Close

That helped me to keep in touch with myself and to
keep in touch with this really quite extraordinary
language and literature into which I had pushed a little way.
- Robert Fitzgerald

I was wildly out of style when that television theme
song suddenly pushed its way onto the Top Ten.
It was certainly not the record company trying to make that happen.
- John Sebastian

Suddenly a single shot on the extreme left rang out
on the clear morning air,
followed quickly by several others, and the whole line
pushed rapidly forward through the brush.
- John Gibbon

I very much regret that our administration has pushed
the whole issue of Kosovo to the back burner.
- Eliot Engel

On gym days, I don't get to my desk until 4 in the afternoon,
and everything except bedtime and the appointment with
the liquid narcotic is pushed back a bit.
- Peter Straub

Some people think its just fun and games and others
don't know how much I pushed to get here.
They have to be in my shoes, but by listening to my music they can find out.
- Chingy

As you know it is a comedy so everything is a little bit pushed.
That's what's funny about this kind of movie is you
can laugh about the absurdity,
and the bad side of life.
- Sophie Marceau

If pushed, though, I'd say that the next stage will
be reached when it it's no longer true that about 75%
of the best games were written in 1980's on the way to that.
- Graham Nelson

The free nations of the world will not be pushed around
by terrorist cowards whose goal is to spread fear and
destruction and destroy our liberty and way of life.
- Eliot Engel

Directors have to push me.
I have to be pushed up.
Not all the time, but often.
- Catherine Deneuve

I always felt that the Cubans were being pushed into
the Soviet Bloc by American policy.
- Lee Harvey Oswald

Probably what pushed the Russians over the edge was SDI.
They realized they couldn't beat us.
- Tom Clancy

The Good Humor man can only be pushed so far.
- Nancy Cartwright

You can't let yourself be pushed around.
You can't live in fear.
That's no way to live your life.
- Bernhard Goetz

Oft when the white, still dawn lifted the skies and pushed the hills apart,
I have felt it like a glory in my heart.
- Edwin Markham

A man may fall many times, but he won't be a failure
until he says that someone pushed him.
- Elmer G. Letterman

I decided to do the maximum to hold onto the lead for as long as possible.
That is why I pushed so hard from the beginning.
I was at 100 percent concentration.
- Jean Alesi

Some people are like wheelbarrows; useful only when pushed,
and very easily upset.
The time to stop talking is when the other person nods
his head affirmatively but says nothing.
- Henry S. Haskins

You know my dad pushed me to believe that I was going to be the best.
I just never thought of life without tennis,
even looking forward.
- Andre Agassi

They've pushed me down a big ravine,
but I'll get back up to the top.
- Tyler Hamilton

I have bad reflexes.
I was once run over by a car being pushed by two guys.
- Woody Allen

We were very young in Duran, and to get pushed in a
corner can be very difficult to get out of.
- Andy Taylor

The best time I ever had with Joan Crawford was when
I pushed her down the stairs in Whatever Happened to Baby Jane?
- Bette Davis

So I've been pushed farther and farther out into the mountains,
but at the same time realizing that that experience
is really nice and I'm glad I'm getting pushed out there farther.
- Craig Kelly

If there's one thing I can't stand, it's somebody doing
something because I pushed them in that direction.
- Leslie Fiedler

Even though I had pushed through the Tango album,
it was just not a very good environment to be in on a daily basis.
In many ways, this is the best time of my life.
- Lindsey Buckingham

I am the common man.
I'm polite, I love my family and I play by the rules.
And sometimes I get pushed around.
That's my lifestyle, and that's what I try to bring to characters.
- Eugene Levy

The young very seldom lead anything in our country today.
It's been quite some time since a younger generation
pushed an older one to a higher standard.
- Wynton Marsalis

We are to see the development of the country pushed
forward at an unprecedented rate by an aggregation of capital,
and a systematic application of it under the direction of competent men.
- William Graham Sumner

We don't have access to a national forum that we had in those days,
through the news magazines which were the television news of the time.
It's very disturbing to me that we've sort of been pushed to the corners.
- Carlisle Floyd

Remarkable is the greater openness of the Catholic
Church towards people of other religious traditions and persuasions.
The development has not been without problems,
since some people have resisted it and others have
pushed openness beyond the desirable point.
- Francis Arinze

There is also a natural and very, very strong empathy with the underdog,
with people who have suffered, people who have been
pushed around by foreigners in particular,
but also by their own people.
- Lakhdar Brahimi

I seem to be getting a lot of things pushed my way that are strong women.
It's like people see Hackers and they send me offers
to play tough women with guns,
the kind who wear no bra and a little tank top.
I'd like to play strong women who are also very feminine.
- Angelina Jolie

Just the type of music that was around at the same time as I was writing.
Some of it was wicked, definitely.
But there was just one direction which I thought could
be pushed that no one was pushing.
- Tom Jenkinson

I didn't feel like going any further in this scene with the boy.
He was not a professional actor, and if I had pushed
the scene any further it would have destroyed the tone of the movie.
- Louis Malle

In horror, character development is often pushed aside
in favor of the shock value.
The best genre movies to me are movies like The Shining.
You had a connection to the characters in that film.
- Joshua Leonard

It was something I was more interested in myself.
When I went to see my sister dance at ballet,
I was really into costumes and the arts,
and my family was also supportive of whatever me and my sister wanted to do.
I would say I pushed myself the most to be into design.
- Christian Siriano

But at a certain point, and I don't really know...
people have asked me this.
I don't know exactly what it was that pushed me towards directing,
but I think it was a naive notion that if I directed
I would be able to play all the roles.
A kind of greed.
- Peter Bogdanovich

I started writing while I was a little boy.
Maybe it's because I was reading a lot of books I admired,
and thought that I would like to write something like that someday.
Also, my love for good writing pushed me.
- Naguib Mahfouz

It's interesting, because in the corporate stuff there's a dichotomy there,
depending on the creator.
Even what, in essence, may be a very safe corporate approach,
there is some stuff that is allowed to be pushed.
- Bill Sienkiewicz

I think a lot of what is going on with kids who get
pushed too far and attempt either murder or suicide
is that they are trying to deal with their own non-existence
for the people who are supposed to care most for them.
- Richard Russo

It's hard sometimes if you think a character should
look a certain way and you're being pushed to do it differently.
I've had fights over that.
That's why it's so important that you work with good people.
- Uma Thurman

Dick Clarke, who was head of counter-terrorism in the
National Security Council,
pushed constantly for the Principals Committee,
which is the key national security group of top officials
to take up the issue of terrorism.
- Sidney Blumenthal


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