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A true friend is someone who
thinks that you are a good egg
even though he knows that
you are slightly cracked.
- Bernard Meltzer

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It is always better to be slightly underdressed.
- Coco Chanel

It's really important to remember that most people
in the public eye are human for a start and a lot of
things that you read in the media get slightly misconstrued and manipulated.
- Geri Halliwell

Poetry is always slightly mysterious,
and you wonder what is your relationship to it.
- Seamus Heaney

 

A more complex - but only slightly more original -
way to feel out of it is available at the hip and pretentious
nightclubs and bars along the Sunset Strip.
- Merrill Markoe

Set up a situation that presents you with something
slightly beyond your reach.
- Brian Eno

7th Heaven is quite a hit for them now,
and they are hoping to appeal to a very similar audience with our show;
skewed slightly older I guess,
since it's a 9:00 to 10:00 show.
- Gregory Harrison

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The worst thing that being an artist could do to you
would be that it would make you slightly unhappy constantly.
- J. D. Salinger

The home viewing experience is slightly different and
there's room for these kinds of extra excursions.
- Ivan Reitman

I should be soaring away with my head tilted slightly toward the gods,
feeding on the caviar of Shakespeare.
An actor must act.
- Laurence Olivier

I think maybe Mr. Sinise and Mr. Bacon have slightly bigger egos than I do.
- Eric Roberts

And frankly, being a woman I think gives me a slightly
different take on a lot of the issues and on a lot
of the solutions to the problems we face.
- Carol Moseley Braun

A great book should leave you with many experiences,
and slightly exhausted.
You should live several lives while reading it.
- William Styron

Everyone in a complex system has a slightly different interpretation.
The more interpretations we gather, the easier it becomes
to gain a sense of the whole.
- Margaret J. Wheatley

The art of politics consists in knowing precisely when
it is necessary to hit an opponent slightly below the belt.
- Konrad Adenauer

It's necessary to be slightly underemployed if you
are to do something significant.
- James D. Watson

What we do at its very, very best, at its very,
very most, will shift us slightly in our seat.
If only for two hours, great.
If for the rest of our lives, even better.
- Campbell Scott

Once the herd starts moving in one direction,
it's very hard to turn it, even slightly.
- Dan Rather

All audiences should be slightly off balance.
- Richard Thompson

The whole imposing edifice of modern medicine is like
the celebrated tower of Pisa -
slightly off balance.
- Prince Charles

I was slightly disappointed, but also encouraged,
because I put myself in position to win a major,
which is all even Tiger says he tries to do.
- Stuart Appleby

In Dreams...
well, I was slightly overcompensating with that.
I was a bit like a director for hire,
so maybe I was putting too much imagery that was familiar to me into it.
- Neil Jordan

Music is there to enrich your life and make you aware
of things in a slightly different way.
- Andrew Eldritch

Be able to suffer wearing a necktie or slightly high
heels for an entire evening without complaint or early removal.
- Marilyn vos Savant

Matisse was very clear about saying that you have to
blow your own trumpet and explain yourself,
which I think has been slightly forgotten.
- Howard Hodgkin

As I became very defined in my personal politics,
I turned down some films that I slightly regret now;
I'm not going to say what they were.
- Julie Christie

As far as Beau is concerned, we're on the same team,
we root for each other.
If my parts are slightly more attractive,
or are perceived that way by others,
he's very content.
- Jeff Bridges

Amour is the one human activity of any importance in
which laughter and pleasure preponderate,
if ever so slightly, over misery and pain.
- Aldous Huxley

There is something about the Australian psyche that
seems to like films that are slightly offbeat.
- Nick Park

If it comes out sounding like Dixieland jazz or classical
or punk or rock or even slightly metal,
that's because that's where I'm going to find inspiration.
- Ben Harper

Fiction is like a spider's web, attached ever so slightly perhaps,
but still attached to life at all four corners.
Often the attachment is scarcely perceptible.
- Virginia Woolf

I am prepared to believe that a dry martini slightly impairs the palate,
but think what it does for the soul.
- Alec Waugh

So I suppose this slightly mature fashion sense happened because of what I had.
- Carly Simon

Everybody has basically the same family,
it's just reconfigured slightly differently from one to the next.
- Doug Coupland

I'm in trouble because I'm normal and slightly arrogant.
A lot of people don't like themselves and I happen
to be totally in love with myself.
- Mike Tyson

My grandmother lived with us for a short time while I was a child.
Old people tend to be slightly more eccentric -
they can behave the way they want.
- Julie Walters

I've always slightly worried the kids who play football around my house.
They know I'm an actor, but felt sorry for me because
they'd never seen anything I've done.
- Bill Nighy

All of us are mad.
If it weren't for the fact every one of us is slightly abnormal,
there wouldn't be any point in giving each person a separate name.
- Ugo Betti

I think I'm slightly impulsive, sometimes organised
and always in search of a bargain!
- Lisa Snowdon

I've never been up with the times, always been slightly out of step.
- Christopher Eccleston

The other guys drink, but they don't drink anywhere near what I used to.
And I think they're slightly respectful of the fact that I'm off it,
so it's not a problem.
- Graham Coxon

Being slightly paranoid is like being slightly pregnant -
it tends to get worse.
- Molly Ivins

Chelsea Morning is a great Joni Mitchell song and I
guess I'm partial to her lyrics because they show me
a slightly different perspective on life.
- Neil Diamond

While the form of treachery varies slightly from case to case,
liberals always manage to take the position that most
undermines American security.
- Ann Coulter

Good shot, bad luck and hell are the five basic words
to be used in a game of tennis,
though these, of course, can be slightly amplified.
- Virginia Graham

It's slightly complicated for people to grasp the idea
of a head of state in human form.
- Prince Andrew

It is never wise to try to appear to be more clever than you are.
It is sometimes wise to appear slightly less so.
- William Whitelaw

Any man worth his salt will stick up for what he believes right,
but it takes a slightly better man to acknowledge instantly
and without reservation that he is in error.
- Andrew Jackson

Mothers are all slightly insane.
- J. D. Salinger

I often think that a slightly exposed shoulder emerging
from a long satin nightgown packs more sex than two naked bodies in bed.
- Bette Davis

The most dangerous untruths are truths slightly distorted.
- Georg C. Lichtenberg

I think we are all slightly down in the dumps after another loss.
We may be in the wrong sign...
Venus may be in the wrong juxtaposition with somewhere else.
- Ted Dexter

I remember a moment when the Prince went back to his old school,
Grammar School in Melbourne, and slightly to his horror
his old music teacher produced a cello.
- Anthony Holden

Everybody that loves Nancy loves it in a slightly condescending way.
Nancy is comics reduced to their most elemental level.
- Bill Griffith

Whatever happened to the tomboy I used to be,
the slightly rebellious rocker?
- Brenda Lee

Also, after people play these Sim games,
it tends to change their perception of the world around them,
so they see their city, house or family in a slightly
different way after playing.
- Will Wright

Lean your body forward slightly to support the guitar against your chest,
for the poetry of the music should resound in your heart.
- Andres Segovia

Many of the comedies I had made in Sweden were slightly
based on semi-autobiographical experiences,
so adapting novels was a very different experience.
- Lasse Hallstrom

The rate of population growth in the United States
is slightly below that required to reproduce itself.
- Emanuel Celler

I think no artist can claim to have any access to the truth,
or an authentic version of an event.
But obviously they have slightly better means at their
disposal because they have their art to energize whatever
it is they're trying to write about.
They have music.
- Thom Yorke

In the shallow parts of many Swiss lakes,
where there is a depth of no more than from 5 to 15 feet of water,
ancient wooden piles are observed at the bottom sometimes
worn down to the surface of the mud,
sometimes projecting slightly above it.
- Charles Lyell

A few of these interviews have gone slightly awry,
because every now and again there has been the odd
conflict of interest between interviews because of the Iron Maiden record,
and I am a bit long-winded.
- Bruce Dickinson

I think Michael Crawford realised, I think we all realised,
once we'd gone the route of casting a very young girl,
you can't really cast a 65 year old man opposite.
Slightly different resonance I think.
No, we weren't going to go there.
We'd have Jack Nicholson in the lead.
- Andrew Lloyd Webber

May I say, if you were suddenly put into a woman's body,
wouldn't you be slightly interested in your breasts,
and why people look at certain parts of you,
and why certain parts move like they do?
- Kristen Johnston

We have nearly complete misunderstanding between
people of different faiths in Lake Wobegon,
and that's probably one reason why we get along so very well.
It's when you are trying to convince another person to think
the same way that you do that there is
friction and trouble between people.
But when you feel that the other person is
dumber than dirt, too dumb for words -
why waste your breath - you get along pretty well.
There's no bond between people that's quite so strong as
when people each feel slightly superior towards the other one.
- Garrison Keillor

I felt slightly superior to student politics,
for instance.
I had no reason to think this, but I thought of myself
as slightly more seasoned.
I became quite cynical talking to my student friends.
- Kazuo Ishiguro

The really good idea is always traceable back quite a long way,
often to a not very good idea which sparked off another
idea that was only slightly better,
which somebody else misunderstood in such a way that
they then said something which was really rather interesting.
- John Cleese

I never wanted to retire.
I wanted to kind of shift my work pattern so I could
stay fresh and invigorated,
and use the experience that I had gained in 30 years,
but in a slightly different direction.
- Bill Kurtis

There are certain people within the new government
who have a slightly disturbing tendency toward authoritarianism,
but there are so many checks and balances that in that
way their noises are just noises.
- Jonathan Shapiro

We talked a lot about The Best Intentions and how we
could shoot certain scenes in different ways with slightly
different bits of dialogue and information,
so that later on, we could cut the piece more easily
and it would still feel complete,
even though it was shorter.
- Bille August

Nearly one in four women will experience domestic violence during her lifetime.
And slightly more than half of female victims of domestic
violence live in households with children under age 12.
- Lucille Roybal-Allard


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