greek quotes

I think what is happening is I think first of all there is confidence in the U.K. economy. We're in a German rather than a Greek position in international financial markets, which is very positive and keeps our debt service costs down, and we're also beginning to see real evidence of rebalancing.Vince Cable

My Mom always cooked healthy. Greek food lends itself to cooking healthy.Cat Cora

I think great humor lies in playing the truth of a situation. I see myself as a performer and that applies to a Greek drama or a modern comedy.Brendan Coyle

My mother, Dorothy Watson, had met my father in a Greek class at Northwestern University.James Cronin

The word 'hospitality' in the New Testament comes from two Greek words. The first word means 'love' and the second word means 'strangers.' It's a word that means love of strangers.Nancy Leigh DeMoss

I am not an Athenian or a Greek, but a citizen of the world.Diogenes

I think American drama is at its best when it takes the domestic and makes it epic, like a Greek tragedy in the front room.Anne-Marie Duff

Well, with the French language, which I understood and spoke, however imperfectly, and read in great quantities, at certain times, the matter I suppose was slightly different from either Latin or Greek.Robert Fitzgerald

People try to make a Greek tragedy of my life, and they can't do it. I'm too happy.Curt Flood

I'm obsessed with Greek mythology. My favorite goddess is Artemis. She's strong and reminds me of Katniss, the heroine of 'The Hunger Games.'Isabelle Fuhrman

I'm Greek. My body produces feta cheese.Zach Galifianakis

We talked about politics constantly in my family growing up in North Carolina. There were always debates. Being of Greek background, it's in our blood to drink coffee and talk politics.Zach Galifianakis

I was convinced that acting was for fools. I was on the stage when I was eight with my father, he was playing one of those Greek blind guys that sees things and warns people, whilst I was in a blue skirt. I think there were 5,000 people in the theatre, it was ridiculous.Rutger Hauer

I am what libraries and librarians have made me, with little assistance from a professor of Greek and poets.Heraclitus

The capacity for people to kid themselves is huge. Living on illusions or delusions, and the re-establishing of these illusions or delusions requires a big effort to keep them from being seen through. But a very old idea is at work behind our current state of affairs: enantiodromia, or the Greek notion of things turning into their opposite.James Hillman

You can be a Polish American, or an Arab American, or a Greek American but you can't be English American. Why not?Christopher Hitchens

The muse of music isn't just from Greek mythology, but living in people like the Beatles, Chuck Berry, Anita Baker, Aretha Franklin.Ernie Isley

A man is in general better pleased when he has a good dinner upon his table, than when his wife talks Greek.Samuel Johnson

Even philosophers will praise war as ennobling mankind, forgetting the Greek who said: 'War is bad in that it begets more evil than it kills.'Immanuel Kant

A lot of names in America and Europe have their roots in Latin and Greek words. A lot of them go back to archetypes and their stories.Maynard James Keenan