just quotes

Being stubborn can be a good thing. Being stubborn can be a bad thing. It just depends on how you use it.Willie Aames

My pastor said, Just because you were a celebrity doesn't mean you're supposed to be a celebrity now.Willie Aames

Guessing what the pitcher is going to throw is 80% of being a successful hitter. The other 20% is just execution.Hank Aaron

A good short-story writer has an instinct for sketching in just enough background to ground the specific story.Lynn Abbey

Neophyte writers tend to believe that there is something magical about ideas and that if they can just get a hold of a good one, then their futures are ensured.Lynn Abbey

I didn't decide to be a photographer; I just happened to fall into it.Berenice Abbott

I do think Austin is a great town for writers; we have a lot of them here. But I grew up in Austin, and so I didn't move here because it was a creative mecca; I was just lucky to live here.Jeff Abbott

Both Mum and Dad were converts to Catholicism, and normally if you convert to Catholicism you have thought about it more than someone who just grew up with it, taking it for granted.Tony Abbott

I think this is really a defining moment for the Arab world. The problem is, it is all going to be about blood, sweat and tears. In certain countries it may be just sweat, and in some countries sweat and tears, and in some countries, as you can see, a lot of blood. I think initial instability is something that we are all extremely nervous of.Abdallah II

When you wish upon a star, you just might become one.Paula Abdul

You need these experiences. Just know that sometimes, the director has a specific look in mind.Paula Abdul

Yoga is just good for you.Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

I didn't really seek attention. I just wanted to play the game well and go home.Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

I just like seeing the world, and it doesn't matter where.Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

The audition process is always grueling. You always hope to just get offered things, and sometimes it happens and sometimes it doesn't.Jake Abel

I had luck, but I worked hard and I suffered. It's not just photography I'm talking about. It's about whatever dream you want it to be.Sam Abell

I just think TV is becoming more and more interesting in a way. Films are more and more derivative, you know, whether it's 'Transformers 2' or 'Shrek 5', or it's yet another iteration of another kind of clone of something else. It's a bit depressing in a way.Joe Abercrombie

Sometimes when I'm really enjoying a book, I'll read a sentence or paragraph and just think - how can someone's head be wired in such a way that they'd come up with that?Joe Abercrombie

As far as Zarqawi is concerned, there is a network of extremists; it's not just Zarqawi.John Abizaid

The United States is the most powerful nation on Earth and it just can't walk away from the Middle East and central Asia and the Horn of Africa.John Abizaid