cupboard quotes

I'm not a collector. I don't like the toy cupboard syndrome that causes so many good cars to evaporate.Rowan Atkinson

The elderly are all someone's flesh and blood and we cannot just shut them in a cupboard and hand over the responsibility for taking care of them to the state.Simon Callow

I keep my own personality in a cupboard under the stairs at home so that no one else can see it or nick it.Dawn French

Leftovers in their less visible form are called memories. Stored in the refrigerator of the mind and the cupboard of the heart.Thomas Fuller

Civilization never stands still; if in one country it is falling back, in another it is changing, evolving, becoming more complicated, bringing fresh experience to body and mind, breeding new desires, and exploiting Nature's cupboard for their satisfaction.Arthur Keith

I do give a great deal of forethought and zone in on character and all sorts of things like that. Never before have I just stuffed something away in the back cupboard of my brain because it was just such a crazy concept.Greg Kinnear

The Photograph is concerned with the power that the past has to interfere with the present: the time bomb in the cupboard.Penelope Lively

If I were afraid of wrinkles, I'd probably be hiding in a cupboard, because I have a lot of them.Susie Orbach

I like my old nose. If I could get it out the cupboard and put it on, then I would.Katie Price

I'm just totally into being strong. There's something about wanting to get a jar or whatever out of a high cupboard, or moving a sofa over because my dog's bone rolled under it, and not having to call anyone for help. There's comfort in that.Maggie Q

The first thing you have to understand is that I was not desperate to be a writer. I was never a closet writer filing away notes in a cupboard.Vikas Swarup

If there's something in the kitchen I like, it must be eaten. I try not to leave any snacks I wouldn't want to eat on a daily basis in the cupboard.Jenna Ushkowitz

'Dog Days' was recorded with pens and the wall, and half a stolen drum kit that was out of tune, in what was basically a cupboard. The only instrument I could really play was my voice, so we just layered everything a hundred times. It was enthusiasm over skill.Florence Welch

In the John Paul II days, Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger had the advantage of staying in his cupboard - the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith - exchanging views only with the Pope, and speaking publicly only through carefully written missives on doctrinal issues.Carl Bernstein

We've got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant. You can't just accept it and leave it in the cupboard or just think it's going to get on by itself. You've got to keep watering it. You've got to really look after it and nurture it.John Lennon