minute quotes

Like most writers, I find the Web is a wonderful distraction. Who doesn't need that last minute research before writing?Chris Abani

It's okay if you finish cooking something easy after your guests arrive - some dishes must be prepared a la minute, as chefs say. Just remember to keep talking.Ted Allen

Mourning is not forgetting... It is an undoing. Every minute tie has to be untied and something permanent and valuable recovered and assimilated from the dust.Margery Allingham

The minute a person whose word means a great deal to others dare to take the open-hearted and courageous way, many others follow.Marian Anderson

Oh, who am I trying to kid? It's a madhouse. The minute those cameras go off, things just explode, everyone is just at each other in one way or another, in closets or cat fights here and there. It's nuts. You know, I can't be a part of it.Richard Dean Anderson

The minute anyone's getting anxious I say, You must eat and you must sleep. They're the two vital elements for a healthy life.Francesca Annis

Are you in earnest? Seize this very minute! Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it. Only engage, and then the mind grows heated. Begin, and then the work will be completed.Jean Anouilh

It may be a coincidence, but from the minute I took anti-depressants, I didn't pick up a guitar or a pen for seven years.Adam Ant

I don't want to die as long as I can work; the minute I can not, I want to go.Susan B. Anthony

How is it they live in such harmony the billions of stars - when most men can barely go a minute without declaring war in their minds about someone they know.Thomas Aquinas

People still question my sobriety, my commitment to the program, and that hurts. I take things day by day, and sometimes I take them minute by minute, but I honor my commitment to stay sober.Tom Arnold

How many pictures have you torn up because you hate them? What ends up in your scrapbook? The pictures where you look like a good guy and a good family man, and the children look adorable - and they're screaming the next minute. I've never seen a family album of screaming people.Richard Avedon

If you look at the themes that he struck from the minute he started running for president through today, there is a very high level of consistency, and there is a sense that he is who he is. Obama's governing is completely consistent with the way he campaigned and the themes on which he campaigned, the issues he highlighted, the vision he shared.David Axelrod

I don't want people to think they have to like me because I'm on TV every other minute.Katy B

I wouldn't miss this opportunity for anything. For the chance to work on these conservation issues, to serve my country, to work for this president, I'd do it all over again, every single minute.Bruce Babbitt

A slight daily unconscious luxury is hardly ever wanting to the dwellers in civilization; like the gentle air of a genial climate, it is a perpetual minute enjoyment.Walter Bagehot

I believe that every human soul is teaching something to someone nearly every minute here in mortality.M. Russell Ballard

Designers are very fickle. I never wanted to be a victim of that. You're in one minute, out the next.Tyra Banks

Death is such a strange thing. One minute you're here and then just gone. You'd think there would be an anteroom, a place where you could be visited before you go.John Banville

I go to work the minute I open my eyes.Lynda Barry