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On record dates like that I never felt too nervous because everything was really overdubbed. When we did that album, we were in the studio for probably a week, so you had a lot of opportunity to fix things.John Abercrombie

Well, I try to not view things through a prism of anti-Semitism, because often, people will use that as a sort of knee-jerk reaction to any criticism of Jews.Jack Abramoff

I have musical ADD, so I like to switch things up.Casey Abrams

I never said I had no idea about most of the things you said I said I had no idea about.Elliott Abrams

I'm obsessed with things that are distinctly analogue.J. J. Abrams

Ultimately, the perfect meal is when those things come together - circumstance, the food, ambiance, and you're with the person that you want to be with.Grant Achatz

We've been very bad at understanding why the right-wing does things.Kathy Acker

As a state senator and then a congressman, I've had the privilege of trying to do good things for people to whom I owe so much and can never fully repay.Gary Ackerman

There are two things which cannot be attacked in front: ignorance and narrow-mindedness. They can only be shaken by the simple development of the contrary qualities. They will not bear discussion.Lord Acton

I thought I was taking pictures of things that I hated. But there was something about these pictures. They were unexpectedly, disconcertingly glorious.Robert Adams

Writing and creating, those things come to me on their own. I feel like... you sort of summon them and it's like allowing the universe to enter your heart in an entirely different way to what it normally does. It's like inviting that energy of the universe to enter into your craft in a way where it has a meaning.Ryan Adams

From the ship all things were taken out, so that the clothes which I took with me on my back I only had.William Adams

It's nice to have material things but they're very superficial aren't they?Mark Addy

I'm all for awkward, frank, sometimes painful conversations about things that give everyone a better perspective on who they are in the here and now, and how they want to proceed from there.Tunde Adebimpe

History is the sum total of things that could have been avoided.Konrad Adenauer

I own things I like, but nothing inanimate that I treasure in a deeply consuming way.Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Each of my novels has come from a different place, and the processes are not always entirely conscious. I have lived off and on in America for a number of years and so have accumulated observations, found things interesting, been moved to tell stories about them.Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Like most of my friends in school, I was a member of multiple circulating libraries; and all of us, to begin with, borrowed and read the same things.Aravind Adiga

You do not build your own houses, nor make your own garments, nor bake your own bread, simply because you know that if you were to attempt all these things they would all be more or less ill done.Felix Adler

Men value things in three ways: as useful, as pleasant or sources of pleasure, and as excellent, or as intrinsically admirable or honorable.Mortimer Adler