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Sliding Quotes

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Reality is a sliding door.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Soon we'll be out amid the cold world's strife.
Soon we'll be sliding down the razor blade of life.
But as we go our sordid sep'rate ways,
We shall ne'er forget thee, thou golden college days.
Hearts full of youth,
Hearts full of truth,
Six parts gin to one part vermouth.
- Tom Lehrer - song: Bright College Days,
album: An Evening Wasted With Tom Lehrer

It seems there's a sliding scale between the money
they spend on a movie and its creativity.
- Nicholas Lea

The only sliding I did was on the kind of instrument
that you put on your lap;
no Spanish electrics.
- John Fogerty

 

I like my women to be feminine, not sliding into tackles and covered in mud.
- Brian Clough

I was lucky enough to see with my own eyes the recent stock-market crash,
where they lost several million dollars,
a rabble of dead money that went sliding off into the sea.
- Federico Garcia Lorca

Far less wealthy industrialized countries have committed to end child poverty,
while the United States is sliding backwards.
We can do better.
We must demand that our leaders do better.
- Marian Wright Edelman

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Sliding headfirst is the safest way to get to the next base,
I think, and the fastest.
You don't lose your momentum, and there's one more
important reason I slide headfirst,
it gets my picture in the paper.
- Pete Rose

I wanted to play piano, and that slid quickly into writing -
it wasn't enough to play other people's notes:
I had to write notes too.
- Luc Ferrari

You always say 'I'll quit when I start to slide',
and then one morning you wake up and realize you've done slid.
- Sugar Ray Robinson

For years I have been mourning and not for my dead,
it is for this boy for whatever corner in my heart
died when his childhood slid out of my arms.
- William Gibson

I rode fire trucks, slid down fire poles,
wore a lot of red, and made a lot of appearances.
I've always had a special place in my heart for fire fighters.
- Delta Burke

In Los Angeles all the loose objects in the country were collected,
as if America had been tilted and everything that wasn't
tightly screwed down had slid into Southern California.
- Saul Bellow

I never got hurt when I was in Morocco doing all the
horse riding and my own stunts.
But on the last day on the last shot I slid off my
horse and landed on my bottom.
I did not get hurt but it was very embarrassing.
- Oded Fehr

The only thing that ultimately matters is to eat an ice-cream cone,
play a slide trombone, plant a small tree,
good God, now you're free.
- Ray Manzarek

The only rule I got is if you slide,
get up.
- Bill Lee

Typically, students slide into debt through the extension
(by credit card companies) of unaffordable credit lines.
- Robert Manning

You don't know a ladder has splinters until you slide down it.
- Bum Phillips

Oh, how precious is time, and how it pains me to see it slide away,
while I do so little to any good purpose.
- David Brainerd

Mary Stewart will always be my goddess.
I can pick up one of her early books -
one I've read a dozen times -
and still slide right into the story.
- Nora Roberts

War is not its own end, except in some catastrophic
slide into absolute damnation.
- Lois McMaster Bujold

I hoped that it would be possible to slide slowly from
my public life back to the life of teaching and writing
that I had always wanted.
But things didn't work out that way.
- Charles Van Doren

I slide my arm from under the sleeper's head and it is numb,
full of swarming pins, on the tip of each,
waiting to be counted, the fallen angels sit.
- Wislawa Szymborska

I had a scene where the chair was meant to slide off the table,
but do you think it would slide off? No.
We were running out of time and we had to get these scenes done urgently.
- Dannii Minogue

Of course that was my idol, Son House.
I think he did a lot for the Mississippi slide down there.
- Muddy Waters

There are many true statements about complex topics
that are too long to fit on a PowerPoint slide.
- Edward Tufte

The beautiful thing about when you go through a slide
is that you learn from it.
Not just saying that you learn from it,
but applying the things that you have learned.
- Kevin Garnett

The call that always seemed the toughest to me was
the slide and tag play at second.
You can see it coming, but you don't know which way
the runner is going to slide,
where the throw is going to be, and how the fielder
is going to take the throw.
- Cal Hubbard

I didn't know that you were supposed to tune the guitar to an open chord,
and I learned to play slide with a normal tuning.
I think it's a little more melodic that way and doesn't sound so bluesy.
Of course, if I could play like David Lindley or Ry Cooder,
I'd be a happy man!
- Ken Hensley

There was nobody at the time who was playing slide guitar like Johnny,
and nobody, or no white guys at least,
that was playing country blues like that on the acoustic guitar.
And it was at that point that I realized what Johnny had to offer.
- Rick Derringer

I think her friends were worried that the bulimia might come back,
about some psychological slide, and she was given breathing
space to some extent by the media as much as she ever has been.
- Anthony Holden

Also, there are seats in the diner that always fall off the table.
If you have a scene where you're packing up at the
end of the day and putting them on the table,
they just slide off.
- Dannii Minogue

United Artists wanted to do records with me.
I had no idea, what a rare thing that was...
to make an album.
And they put a guy with me working on songs,
and I got busy with films.
I just kind of let it slide.
Isn't that amazing?
- John Astin

The idea is to write it so that people hear it and
it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
- Maya Angelou

Nobody's perfect.
Everyone slides here and there, and they have their ups and downs.
When they are down, that is not the time to step all over them.
- Neil Schon

An expert is somebody who is more than 50 miles from home,
has no responsibility for implementing the advice he gives,
and shows slides.
- Edwin Meese

Racism is always there underneath, but usually it is
exploited in these times of economic crisis,
and it's hard to find out when one slides into another.
- Iris Chang

He slides into second with a stand up double.
- Jerry Coleman

A true man never frets about his place in the world,
but just slides into it by the gravitation of his nature,
and swings there as easily as a star.
- Edwin Hubbel Chapin

It was a great experience for a kid,
because it was a bunch of kids playing on pirate ships and water slides,
so looking back on it, it was the fondest experience of my childhood.
- Corey Feldman

Schools used to fund-raise for luxuries,
like a trip to the water slides.
Now, we fund-raise for things we have to have.
- Kirk Gibson

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

Most regular superhero books are designed to go on forever;
of course,
very few of them do, but the point is they are trying
to throw mud against the wall and hope it will stick,
and most of it slides off.
- Garth Ennis

This time, there have been a lot of interesting discussion
about the subject matter and I've had a good time talking about it.
And in some of the cases, I'm not just signing books;
I'm showing slides and talking about the work.
- Leonard Nimoy

What I've discovered is that in art,
as in music,
there's a lot of truth-and then there's a lie.
The artist is essentially creating his work to make this lie a truth,
but he slides it in amongst all the others.
The tiny little lie is the moment I live for,
my moment.
It's the moment that the audience falls in love.
- Lady Gaga

Later, I could take something off my slider and I could make my fastball sink,
so I really had four pitches.
- Dennis Eckersley

If I ever find a pitcher who has heat,
a good curve, and a slider, I might seriously consider marrying him,
or at least proposing.
- Sparky Anderson

To get the feel of how the slider should roll off of your index finger,
use this grip and practice at half speed and roughly
half the distance to the mound.
- Steve Carlton

I was always a self-proclaimed poor slider.
- Willie Stargell

What you plant now, you will harvest later.
- Og Mandino

When life is too easy for us, we must beware
or we may not be ready to meet the blows
which sooner or later come to everyone, rich or poor.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Carpe diem! Rejoice while you are alive; enjoy the day;
live life to the fullest;
make the most of what you have.
It is later than you think.
- Horace

For those men who, sooner or later, are lucky enough
to break away from the pack, the most intoxicating moment
comes when they cease being bodies in other men's command
and find that they control their own time,
when they learn their own voice and authority.
- Theodore H. White

Walk on road, hmmm?
Walk left side, safe. Walk right side, safe.
Walk middle, sooner or later get squish just like grape.
Here, karate, same thing.
Either you karate do "yes" or karate do "no."
You karate do "guess so," squish just like grape. Understand?
- Miyagi: character in the movie Karate Kid

Get the facts first.
You can distort them later.
- Mark Twain

Remain in wonder if you want the mysteries to open up for you.
Mysteries never open up for those who go on questioning.
Questioners sooner or later end up in a library.
Questioners sooner or later end up with scriptures,
because scriptures are full of answers.
And answers are dangerous, they kill your wonder.
- Osho

A man sooner or later discovers that he is the master-gardener of his soul,
the director of his life.
- James Allen

Sooner or later, man has always had to decide whether
he worships his own power or the power of God.
- Arnold J. Toynbee

Sooner or later, we sell out for money.
- Tony Randall

Preparation for old age should begin not later than one's teens.
A life which is empty of purpose until 65 will not
suddenly become filled on retirement.
- Dwight L. Moody

The trouble with travelling back later on is that you
can never repeat the same experience.
- Michael Palin

Men have a much better time of it than women.
For one thing, they marry later; for another thing,
they die earlier.
- H. L. Mencken

Feelings are much stronger than thoughts.
We are all led by instinct,
and our intellect catches up later.
- Bono

There is always some specific moment when we become
aware that our youth is gone;
but,
years after, we know it was much later.
- Mignon McLaughlin

In the business world, everyone is paid in two coins:
cash and experience.
Take the experience first; the cash will come later.
- Harold S. Geneen

Always do your best.
What you plant now, you will harvest later.
- Og Mandino

Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.
- Paul Tournier

I went through baseball as "a player to be named later."
- Joe Garagiola

People who cannot find time for recreation are obliged
sooner or later to find time for illness.
- John Wanamaker

Victory is won not in miles but in inches.
Win a little now, hold your ground, and later,
win a little more.
- Louis L'Amour

Douglas Adams' Hitchhiker series also shows the potential
of lighter fantastic fiction.
I read the first, and listened to a tape of a later one,
and it's fun.
- Piers Anthony


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