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Positive Quotes about Straighten

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The world is perfect. It's a mess.
It has always been a mess.
We are not going to change it.
Our job is to straighten out our own lives.
- Joseph Campbell

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When peoples care for you and cry for you,
they can straighten out your soul.
- Langston Hughes

If you can't stand a little sacrifice and you can't
stand a trip across the desert with limited water,
we're never going to straighten this country out.
- Ross Perot

We wanted to enjoy what we were doing and we had business
things we had to straighten out and personnel problems
and it sort of took a little time to do it.
- Debbie Harry

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If a person gets his attitude toward money straight,
it will help straighten out almost every other area in his life.
- Billy Graham

I would change policy, bring back natural grass and nickel beer.
Baseball is the belly-button of our society.
Straighten out baseball, and you straighten out the rest of the world.
- Bill Lee

Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability,
but comes through continuous struggle.
And so we must straighten our backs and work for our freedom.
A man can't ride you unless your back is bent.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

 

Some days it is a heroic act just to refuse the paralysis
of fear and straighten up and step into another day.
- Edward Albert

If I were doing something that the Bible condemns,
I have two choices.
I can straighten up my act, or I can somehow distort
and twist and change the meaning of the Bible.
- Jerry Falwell

They put me in a whole body suit, from my neck to my ankles.
It was so bad, I couldn't straighten my legs.
- Kieran Culkin

The priority must be the unification of the world titles
to straighten things out.
But we should not wait that long anymore to change the situation,
because we are running out of time.
- Anatoly Karpov

I don't know what to do or where to turn in this taxation matter.
Somewhere there must be a book that tells all about it,
where I could go to straighten it out in my mind.
But I don't know where the book is, and maybe I couldn't read it if I found it.
- Warren G. Harding

Never bend your head. Always hold it high.
Look the world straight in the eye.
- Helen Keller

I have a dream that one day every valley shall be exalted,
every hill and mountain shall be made low,
the rough places will be made straight
and the glory of the Lord shall be revealed
and all flesh shall see it together.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

All you have to do is look straight and see the road,
and when you see it, don't sit looking at it - walk.
- Ayn Rand

A smile is a curve that sets everything straight.
- Phyllis Diller

Father told me that if I ever met a lady in a dress like yours,
I must look her straight in the eyes.
- Prince Charles

Women have to harness their power - its absolutely true.
It's just learning not to take the first no.
And if you can't go straight ahead, you go around the corner.
- Cher

You can't trust water: Even a straight stick turns crooked in it.
- W. C. Fields

It's called a pen.
It's like a printer, hooked straight to my brain.
- Dale Dauten

My brother Bob doesn't want to be in government -
he promised Dad he'd go straight.
- John F. Kennedy

Success isn't everything but it makes a man stand straight.
- Lillian Hellman

If Woody Allen called me, I'd be there straight away.
Who wouldn't? Truly.
- Julie Delpy

If we can't face death, we'll never overcome it.
You have to look it straight in the eye.
Then you can turn around and walk back out into the light.
- Maya Lin

In high school I had sex with girls quite a few times.
They were straight women who I convinced to jump in the sack with me.
- Portia de Rossi

Experience teaches you that the man who looks you straight in the eye,
particularly if he adds a firm handshake,
is hiding something.
- Clifton Fadiman

Beauty, sweet love, is like the morning dew,
Whose short refresh upon tender green,
Cheers for a time, but till the sun doth show And straight is gone,
as it had never been.
- Samuel Daniel

She can't even chew gum and walk in a straight line,
let alone write a book.
- Liam Gallagher

Now I'm starting, relatively, to think straight again.
I live one day at a time, one hour at a time.
What makes it all worthwhile is my children.
- Paula Yates

As different streams having different sources all mingle their waters in the sea,
so different tendencies, various though they appear,
crooked or straight, all lead to God.
- Swami Vivekananda

To set the record straight for the God knows millionth time,
we certainly didn't sign to Atlantic just for the money.
- Ben Gibbard

We may seek a fortune for no greater reason than to
secure the respect and attention of people who would
otherwise look straight through us.
- Alain de Botton

I never go straight to the point if I can go the most difficult way.
Why be simple when you can be complicated?
- Kristin Scott Thomas

I couldn't care less if someone is gay or straight.
- Judith Light

I would rather have been shot straight-up in cold blood-but
to be set up? By people who you trusted? That's bad.
- Tupac Shakur

I like that kind of 'straight-faced' comedy.
I like to be straight-faced and outrageous.
- Leslie Nielsen

You cannot teach a crab to walk straight.
- Aristophanes

The way I approach the character isn't about being gay or straight.
It's just about who you love.
Gender has very little to do with it.
- Mia Kirshner

The gay community just recognizes what their closets
are and we straight have to spend years trying to figure
out which closet we are trapped in.
- Judith Light

I was the last one to screen test for The Hardy Boys.
I'd like to play that's not as clean-cut as Frank Hardy.
I play him as straight as possible.
- Parker Stevenson

Why don't you put that in the headline:
'He Only Did Three With Doris!' Set a lot of people straight.
- Rock Hudson

I'm a straight shooter, a New York City girl.
I see things as they are and call them as they are.
- Elisabeth Rohm

There are many crooked lines and one straight line.
Which is the line of truth? Why the straight line?
Truth is always the shortest distance between two points.
- Sun Myung Moon

I hate straight singing.
I have to change a tune to my own way of doing it.
That's all I know.
- Billie Holiday

To think straight, it is advisable to expect all qualities and attributes,
adjectives, and so on to refer to at least two sets of interactions in time.
- Gregory Bateson

The other inmates stand in a long straight line,
flanked by guards, and I am dragged past them.
I do not respect them, because they will not run -
will not try to escape.
- Jack Henry Abbott

All my songs were solo voices.
Just me singing.
In fact, that was the gimmick - no gimmick.
Just singing straight with not too much background.
- Bobby Vinton

I will speak with a straight tongue.
- Chief Joseph

From such crooked wood as that which man is made of,
nothing straight can be fashioned.
- Immanuel Kant

I had always thought that once you grew up you could do anything you wanted -
stay up all night or eat ice-cream straight out of the container.
- Bill Bryson

If he was lost for a moment, he would dive straight back into its honey.
- Laurence Olivier

In school the kids thought I was freaky because I made
straight A's and daydreamed a lot.
- Shelley Duvall

Do not be very upright in your dealings for you would
see by going to the forest that straight trees are
cut down while crooked ones are left standing.
- Chanakya

Out of timber so crooked as that from which man is
made nothing entirely straight can be carved.
- Immanuel Kant

When police or prosecutors conceal significant exculpatory or impeaching material,
we hold, it is ordinarily incumbent on the state to set the record straight.
- Ruth Bader Ginsburg

I just recently did a film with Disney,
and they put the drawings straight on the computer.
And it's all painted on the computer now and not by hand anymore.
- Gerald Scarfe

A gay man can be friends with a straight man.
That can happen.
- Steve Guttenberg

I'm really an actor first.
I'd love to do more straight plays.
- Shuler Hensley

Hence no force, however great, can stretch a cord,
however fine, into a horizontal line which is accurately straight:
there will always be a bending downwards.
- William Whewell

A woman's flattery may inflate a man's head a little;
but her criticism goes straight to his heart,
and contracts it so that it can never again hold quite as much love for her.
- Helen Rowland

Language fits over experience like a straight-jacket.
- William Golding

Our characters were antiseptic but we weren't.
And if you remember what we did on BATMAN,
as the scripts were written very funny,
we played them very straight.
- Burt Ward

Straight girls like me.
They flirt with me to get whatever they want.
Of course it works.
- Lea DeLaria

I know I'm fat and I know my hair is straight,
but I can sing.
- Kate Smith

It's absolutely essential that we have the same safeguards
that straight couples do.
But I want more than a 50 percent chance of success.
I don't want to emulate that.
- George Michael

My American gay audience have continued to dance and
sing to the music I make in a way that straight Americans haven't.
I am grateful to them for that.
- George Michael

When I was straight, I had the courage and energy to become an actress.
I owe my career to my will to stop using.
- Kirstie Alley

I am not a painter, nor an artist.
Therefore I can see straight, and that may be my undoing.
- Alfred Stieglitz

How can my son not be straight after all I've said and done for him?
- Rod Stewart

I have said it already, I am convinced that the way
to build a new and better world is not capitalism.
Capitalism leads us straight to hell.
- Hugo Chavez

You should look straight at a film; that's the only way to see one.
Film is not the art of scholars but of illiterates.
- Werner Herzog


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