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One of my earliest memories is of my father carrying
me in one arm with a picket sign in the other.
- Camryn Manheim

Related topics: Dad

Do real life people actually fall in love
with the idea of being in love?
Unfortunately, it is actually quite common.
Someone wants desperately to have
the husband or wife of their dreams.
They visualize the vine-covered cottage
with the white picket fence.
They choose the colors for the nursery.
They design all the aspects of their married life.
A real person stands no chance of measuring up to those fantasies.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If you don't like the President, it costs you 90 bucks
to fly to Washington to picket.
If you don't like the Governor, it costs you 60 bucks
to fly to Albany to picket.
If you don't like me, 90 cents.
- Edward Koch

I grew up with the white picket fence.
My dad went to work nine to five, and he had a station wagon.
- Matt Dillon

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Any time someone carries a picket sign in front of the White House,
that is the First Amendment in action.
- Julian Bond

You want to shut up every Negro who has the courage
to stand up and fight for the rights of his people,
for the rights of workers, and I have been on many
a picket line for the steelworkers too.
- Paul Robeson

I asked a couple of months ago if anyone would like
to start picketing the gas stations.
- Ron Ziegler

 

But picketing - picketing for or against something,
and handing out literature - these are conspicuously formal actions.
They have to be understood as indirect communication.
- Tony Conrad

I'm against picketing, but I don't know how to show it.
- Mitch Hedberg

The first question which the priest and the Levite asked was:
"If I stop to help this man, what will happen to me?"
But... the good Samaritan reversed the question:
"If I do not stop to help this man, what will happen to him?"
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Whenever you are asked if you can do a job,
tell 'em, Certainly I Can. -
and get busy and find out how to do it.
- Theodore Roosevelt

"How do you spell 'love'?" asked Piglet.
"You don't spell it...you feel it." answered Pooh.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

One day Alice came to a fork in the road
and saw a Cheshire cat in a tree.
"Which road do I take?" she asked.
His responses was a question: "Where do you want to go?"
"I don't know," Alice answered.
"Then," said the cat, "it doesn't matter."
- Lewis Carroll

The greatest compliment that was ever paid me
was when one asked me what I thought,
and attended to my answer.
- Henry David Thoreau

Nobody has ever asked the nuclear family to live
all by itself in a box the way we do.
With no relatives, no support,
we've put it in an impossible situation.
- Margaret Mead

"We'll be Friends Forever, won't we, Pooh?" asked Piglet.
"Even longer," Pooh answered.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

My husband melted my heart the day he asked me,
"Can I participate in your wonder?"
In whose wonder do you get to participate today?
- Mary Anne Radmacher

My neighbour asked if he could use my lawnmower and
I told him of course he could,
so long as he didn't take it out of my garden.
- Eric Morecambe

So you think that money is the root of all evil.
Have you ever asked what is the root of all money?
- Ayn Rand

Millions saw the apple fall, but Newton was the one who asked why.
- Bernard Baruch

My mother asked me what I wanted for my birthday,
so I said I wanted to read poetry with her.
- Guy Johnson

When I was a kid I used to pray every night for a new bicycle.
Then I realised that the Lord doesn't work that way
so I stole one and asked Him to forgive me.
- Emo Philips

I was married by a judge.
I should have asked for a jury.
- Groucho Marx

Time to Die:
A Zen teacher had a rare and priceless teacup.
One day, his precocious student accidentally broke the cup.
Hearing the footsteps of his teacher,
the student held the pieces of the cup behind his back.
When the master appeared, he asked: "Why do people have to die?"
"This is natural," explained the teacher.
"Everything has to die and has just so long to live."
The student showed the shattered cup, saying,
"It was time for your cup to die."
- Traditional Zen Koan

I am regularly asked what the average Internet user
can do to ensure his security.
My first answer is usually 'Nothing;
you're screwed'.
- Bruce Scheneier

All who call on God in true faith, earnestly from the heart,
will certainly be heard, and will receive what they have asked and desired.
- Martin Luther

The holy passion of Friendship is of so sweet
and steady and loyal and enduring a nature
that it will last through a whole lifetime,
if not asked to lend money.
- Mark Twain

If I were asked to name the chief benefit of the house,
I should say: the house shelters day-dreaming,
the house protects the dreamer, the house allows one to dream in peace.
- Gaston Bachelard

Some people think that prayer just means asking for things,
and if they fail to receive exactly what they asked for,
they think the whole thing is a fraud.
- Gerald Vann

If you interviewed 1,000 politicians and asked about
whether the media's too soft or too hard,
about 999 would say too hard.
- Bob Woodward

I was asked to memorise what I did not understand;
and,
my memory being so good, it refused to be insulted in that manner.
- Aleister Crowley

Colonel Parker asked Henry and me to come to Elvis'
suite and have breakfast.
There were at least five policemen stationed up there.
He was talking on the telephone.
- Minnie Pearl

You never have to know all the answers because you
won't be asked all the questions.
- Herbert Prochnow

The first thing I did when I sold my book was buy a
new wedding ring for my wife and asked her to marry me all over again.
- Nicholas Sparks

The Rat Pack was the piece that really kicked me out
of that little funk that I was in and then Ted called
me up and asked me if I wanted to be the dad in Blow.
- Ray Liotta

Burt Reynolds once asked me out.
I was in his room.
- Phyllis Diller

Once, in London, the BBC asked me what was my favorite English book.
I said Alice in Wonderland.
- Gyorgy Ligeti

Oh, the most fun thing I've ever been asked to autograph was breasts.
- Peter Tork

During my time we had two chairman of the joint chiefs of staff,
at different times of course, on the bridge,
both of whom asked my permission to sit on the captain's chair.
- Patrick Stewart

I asked him a number of questions and I got some very interesting answers.
Ken's heroes, according to Christopher,
would be people like John Wayne, of course.
- Stacy Keach

Then I would have an occasional cigarette and then I started back dipping.
I started dipping last year.
My family has asked me again to stop,
and I'm trying my best to do that.
- Payne Stewart

I asked a Burmese why women, after centuries of following their men,
now walk ahead.
He said there were many unexploded land mines since the war.
- Robert Mueller

Faulkner turned out to be a great teacher.
When a student asked a question ineptly,
he answered the question with what the student had really wanted to know.
- Leslie Fiedler

When asked, "How do you write?" I invariably answer,
"one word at a time."
- Stephen King

Because I sleep with him he asked me to audition,
you know?
- Helena Bonham Carter

When they asked Jack Benny to do something for the Actor's Orphanage -
he shot both his parents and moved in.
- Bob Hope

Somebody gave me this drum machine and somebody else
asked me to program something for a project.
I really liked programming and I was really interested
in using the drum machine.
- Ikue Mori

The National Academy of Sciences would be unable to
give a unanimous decision if asked whether the sun would rise tomorrow.
- Paul R. Ehrlich

Be able to decline a date so gracefully that the person
isn't embarrassed that he or she asked.
- Marilyn vos Savant

Men don't even ask me out.
I can't remember the last time I was asked out on a date,
and I'm talking years here.
I spend my life more and more alone.
- Anna Nicole Smith

Nobody asked how you looked, just what you shot.
- Sam Snead

Gain a modest reputation for being unreliable and you
will never be asked to do a thing.
- Paul Theroux

When I was crossing the border into Canada,
they asked if I had any firearms with me.
I said, "Well, what do you need?"
- Steven Wright

I went to the bank and asked to borrow a cup of money.
They said, "What for?" I said, "I'm going to buy some sugar."
- Steven Wright

I was a Christian in Creed, but nobody ever asked me.
- Scott Stapp

Charles Laughton signed me to my first movie contract at 17.
He later asked my parents if he could adopt me.
- Maureen O'Hara

What's with you men? Would hair stop growing on your
chest if you asked directions somewhere?
- Erma Bombeck

Once Liverpool had asked me to sign again,
there was no hesitation.
- Jamie Redknapp

Someone once asked me what was the weirdest question I was ever asked.
And I was stymied.
- Martin Short

The army did what Milosevic's regime asked of it,
which was to create a 'Greater Serbia'.
- Stjepan Mesic

Somebody asked my friend Bob Seger, Why do you think
the Eagles broke up? He said,
Hotel California.
- Glenn Frey

We finally sat down and asked ourselves how much of
our lives we wanted to give everybody.
We had just given a little too much,
and it started to become a burden.
- Brian Austin Green

Spitfire asked me if I had a problem talking about Van Halen or Extreme.
I really don't.
There are people who are just going to want to know
what it was like to play with Eddie.
- Gary Cherone

All my life as an artist I have asked myself:
What pushes me continually to make sculpture? I have found the answer.
art is an action against death.
It is a denial of death.
- Jacques Lipchitz

Sometimes I'm asked by kids why I condemn marijuana when I haven't tried it.
The greatest obstetricians in the world have never been pregnant.
- Art Linkletter

Sinatra asked me out.
- Dorothy Malone

It also called upon traditional people in the Four
Directions to strengthen the healing ceremonies and
asked people to heed the warnings of Mother Earth.
- Dennis Banks

If journalists ask you again and again about the same bands,
you'll end up saying you hate them just because you're
so fed up with being asked all those stupid questions.
- Billie Joe Armstrong

If you asked me for my New Year Resolution,
it would be to find out who I am.
- Cyril Cusack

The Dalai Lama was once asked for his favorite chant,
and he said it was better not to have a favorite anything,
which I think is a great thought.
- Jeremy Piven

Others have seen what is and asked why.
I have seen what could be and asked why not.
- Pablo Picasso


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