helped quotes

Part of becoming a little bit older and having the opportunities that I have, you want to start giving back to people who have been influential and helped you along the way.Grant Achatz

And I started with this: I have not painted at all my childhood. In fact, I never painted. But I helped my father who was a house painter and decorative painter. He made stage sets, he made glass paintings, he made everything.Josef Albers

My father was an expert hunter, so we ate a lot of wild game when I was growing up in Montana. That helped broaden my palate generally, but I know it informed my distaste for factory farms and unspectacular commercial meat.Steve Albini

No man or woman of the humblest sort can really be strong, gentle and good, without the world being better for it, without somebody being helped and comforted by the very existence of that goodness.Alan Alda

I've sat looking down into a volcano that could blow at any moment; I've helped catch a shark and several rattlesnakes; I let a tarantula walk across my hand, and I ate rat soup.Alan Alda

As a person, I believe that I am sensitive, which helped me be the artist I am.Nadia Ali

It absolutely helped - to write the father in both 'Juicy' and 'Beasts,' I had to see the whole story from his point of view. All of a sudden I understood more of what my own father must be going through - the fear, the frustration, the anger... the hope that he'll leave a legacy.Lucy Alibar

President Bush's mercury rule is a gift to the big energy companies that helped put him in office.Tom Allen

I do some concerts. At the moment, I'm being helped a lot by a gig I play in London, which is Pizza Express.Mose Allison

Perhaps my information hurt the Soviet Union more than it helped. I have no idea. It was not something I ever discussed with the KGB officers that I was dealing with.Aldrich Ames

For me, books have always been a way to feel less alone while being alone. Perhaps if I was depressed and isolated, just communicating with these authors through their sentences helped me.Jonathan Ames

Dr. Phil was very helpful and caring. I believe he helped all of us there and watching how to better relate, understand, and communicate with our families and loved ones. Dr. Phil recommended reading my new book.Louie Anderson

I'm not really a Sundance baby, but they helped me so much I feel I have to acknowledge it.Paul Thomas Anderson

I wasn't one to go out and buy a new car and stereo system and expensive clothes. My mom helped keep me grounded.Christina Applegate

The spirit of Ubuntu, that once led Haiti to emerge as the first independent black nation in 1804, helped Venezuela, Colombia and Ecuador attain liberty, and inspired our forefathers to shed their blood for the United States' independence, cannot die. Today, this spirit of solidarity must and will empower all of us to rebuild Haiti.Jean-Bertrand Aristide

You go to London, you see a TV set in every cell and the sign up that all the officers must treat prisoners with dignity. What about your dedicated soldiers that have helped fight in Afghanistan and Iraq? They're living in tents and our soldiers are living in tents. So it's OK for soldiers to live in tents, in hot tents, but it's wrong for inmates?Joe Arpaio

If I spent the rest of my life getting even with the people that had helped me out, I would never settle the score.Rodney Atkins

The older you get, the more you realise how happenstance... has helped to determine your path through life.Rowan Atkinson

Taking improv has helped every other aspect of my field.Ben Schwartz

My real life helped me sell a lot of records.The Notorious B.I.G.