Quotations on Favorite
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My favorite type of music to sing to would be rock and roll, Tenacious D, Led Zeppelin, some Queen - I love all of them. I love singing to them because they're all just great voices. I love listening to very obscure jazz.
- Casey Abrams
(Keywords: Love, Music, Favorite, Jazz, Listening, Queen, Singing)
Our systems, perhaps, are nothing more than an unconscious apology for our faults, a gigantic scaffolding whose object is to hide from us our favorite sin.
- Henri Frederic Amiel
(Keywords: Apology, Faults, Favorite, Nothing, Sin, Unconscious)
I always thought of photography as a naughty thing to do - that was one of my favorite things about it, and when I first did it, I felt very perverse.
- Diane Arbus
(Keywords: Thought, Favorite, First, Photography)
Marvin Gaye is one of my favorite revolutionaries. He spoke from his heart, his mind. That's what I want to do.
- Erykah Badu
(Keywords: Heart, Favorite, Mind, Want)
One of my favorite vacation places is Miami, because of the people, the water and the beach - of course - and the architecture on Miami Beach is so wonderful.
- Oksana Baiul
(Keywords: Architecture, People, Beach, Favorite, Vacation, Water)
A guy is a lump like a doughnut. So, first you gotta get rid of all the stuff his mom did to him. And then you gotta get rid of all that macho crap that they pick up from beer commercials. And then there's my personal favorite, the male ego.
- Roseanne Barr
(Keywords: Mom, Beer, Ego, Favorite, First)
I do dumb stuff, like playing my favorite dumb Barry White song and lip-synching into the mirror so it looks like his voice is coming out of my mouth.
- Lynda Barry
(Keywords: Dumb, Favorite, Song, Voice)
Sharpe is my favorite role of all that I've played. He's a very complex character. He knows that he's a good soldier, but he will always have to fight the prejudice of aristocratic officers because of his rough working-class upbringing. On the battlefield, he's full of confidence - but off it, he is unsure, a bit shy and ill at ease.
- Sean Bean
(Keywords: Character, Confidence, Favorite, Fight, Prejudice, Will)
My favorite puzzle is trying to work out the parts myself, after all it is a solo effort.
- Adrian Belew
(Keywords: Work, Effort, Favorite, Trying)
Physical comedy is my favorite thing in the world to do.
- Jason Biggs
(Keywords: Comedy, Favorite, World)
My favorite albumn ever is Jeff Buckley's GRACE. I feel a weird unexplainable connection to him.
- Rachel Bilson
(Keywords: Connection, Favorite, Grace)
I often quote Ronald Reagan, who is pretty close to my favorite President ever, I will have to say that, but one of my favorite remarks he ever made was that when you look at Federal programs, there is nothing so close to eternal life on Earth as a Federal Government program.
- Marsha Blackburn
(Keywords: Government, Life, Earth, Favorite, Nothing, President, Pretty, Will)
My favorite show is America's Funniest Home Videos. People will get hit on the head and I feel bad cause I'm laughing my head off!
- Corbin Bleu
(Keywords: Home, People, America, Cause, Favorite, Will)
My second favorite household chore is ironing. My first being hitting my head on the top bunk bed until I faint.
- Erma Bombeck
(Keywords: Bed, Being, Favorite, First)
The experience reminds me of a favorite saying: Most of the yield from research efforts comes from the coal that is mined while looking for diamonds.
- Paul D. Boyer
(Keywords: Experience, Favorite, Research, Yield)
I like to follow my favorite team and talk sports with my band or fans. You won't believe how many musicians are sports fans. We have so much time on tour that we need these outlets for relaxation.
- Garth Brooks
(Keywords: Sports, Time, Fans, Favorite, Musicians, Relaxation, Talk)
I love Mary Chapin Carpenter songs. I love her songs 'Come On, Come On' and 'I Am A Town', they're two of my favorite songs.
- Betty Buckley
(Keywords: Love, Favorite, Songs)
It has, therefore, been a favorite boast of the people of Wales and Cornwall, that the original British stock flourishes in its unmixed purity only among them.
- Thomas Bulfinch
(Keywords: People, Favorite, Purity)
My favorite pudding is good old English apple pie.
- Jeremy Bulloch
(Keywords: English, Favorite, Old)
My favorite time of day is to get up and eat leftovers from dinner, especially spicy food.
- David Byrne
(Keywords: Food, Time, Day, Favorite, Spicy)
My least favorite phrase in the English language is "I don't care."
- James Caan
(Keywords: Care, English, Favorite, Language)
My favorite thing about being famous... it's not really as big of a deal as everybody says it is. Being on the road is tough, doing interviews, and all the stuff. It's still pretty tough.
- Aaron Carter
(Keywords: Being, Famous, Favorite, Pretty, Road)
For the very first time, viewers will be able to watch their favorite shows before the rest of the world.
- Peter Chernin
(Keywords: Time, Favorite, First, Rest, Will, World)
My favorite Extreme records were the last two. I can't listen to the first one.
- Gary Cherone
(Keywords: Extreme, Favorite, First)
My favorite venues are the 2,000 seat theaters, like the Warfield. If there was a Warfield in every city, I would play it. That's all I would do. I love venues like that.
- Les Claypool
(Keywords: Love, Favorite, Play)
I have two favorite songs. My first is called 'Dance of The Robe' and it's a very powerful number where she is feeling the pressure from her people to take on the responsibility of leading them.
- Deborah Cox
(Keywords: People, Favorite, Feeling, First, Leading, Pressure, Responsibility, Songs)
My favorite moment of the whole thing was when John Belushi suggested that I get a hold of all the blues records I could so I could research the music.
- Steve Cropper
(Keywords: Music, Favorite, Research)
When I used to play nightclubs, you had to play Top 40 or favorite oldies that maybe people could relate to.
- Rick Danko
(Keywords: People, Favorite, Play)
I loved doing Shakespeare. My two favorite roles, in fact, have been Viola in Twelfth Night and Helena in A Midsummer Night's Dream.
- Blythe Danner
(Keywords: Dream, Fact, Favorite, Night, Shakespeare)
My romantically favorite era is 78, 79 listening to Grandmaster Flash and the Furious 4, the live tapes, echo chamber and break beats.
- Kool Moe Dee
(Keywords: Echo, Favorite, Listening)
I feel like my music is just an extension of my acting. I treat the songs like scenes that tell a story... it's very similar. My favorite thing is when cartoon fans show up to my live gigs! They are always the most kick-butt audience members 'cause they're not trying to act all cool like a lot of the music fans do! It's refreshing!!
- Grey DeLisle
(Keywords: Music, Act, Acting, Fans, Favorite, Songs, Trying)
There are a lot of things that go into creating success. I don't like to do just the things I like to do. I like to do things that cause the company to succeed. I don't spend a lot of time doing my favorite activities.
- Michael Dell
(Keywords: Time, Success, Cause, Company, Favorite, Succeed)
One of my favorite poets, Neruda, writes close to the bone. Though I know only a little Spanish, I like to compare the Spanish and English lines and see how the translator worked.
- Anita Diament
(Keywords: English, Favorite, Poets)
Green is my favorite. And it's my favorite because it's the color of my wife's eyes, grass, trees, life, and money, and mother earth!
- Casper Van Dien
(Keywords: Life, Money, Mother, Wife, Eyes, Favorite, Trees)
It was a favorite expression of Theophrastus that time was the most valuable thing that a man could spend.
(Keywords: Time, Expression, Favorite, Man)
One of my favorite things is mayonnaise and I have to tell you that. I love mayonnaise, but I don't eat it any more. If I do I put light mayonnaise on it, which I know is still not good but it's a lot better than the other one and I don't eat it that much.
- Mike Ditka
(Keywords: Love, Favorite, Light)
My favorite on screen moments are when you are really there and you know you're creating something. That's so exciting... it's why you come to work.
- Jason Dohring
(Keywords: Work, Favorite, Moments)
My favorite work is The Full Monty because I got an Oscar for it. But it was really hard work at the time. Sometimes comedy is not a bundle of laughs to actually do.
- Anne Dudley
(Keywords: Work, Time, Comedy, Favorite, Hard work)
One of my favorite things - and I am sure everybody else's in this Chamber - is to give away money. You really don't get much opposition when you give away money.
- Michael Enzi
(Keywords: Money, Favorite, Opposition)
My favorite holiday spot has to be New York, on the St. Lawrence River. Without a doubt that area there is perfect for me. Very, very spacious. It's nice.
- Tom Felton
(Keywords: Doubt, Favorite, Holiday)
LOVE: A word properly applied to our delight in particular kinds of food; sometimes metaphorically spoken of the favorite objects of all our appetites.
- Henry Fielding
(Keywords: Food, Delight, Favorite, Word)
When I was in jail, I was a lot of people's favorite person. I practically ran the jail. I had more freedom than the police.
- Flavor Flav
(Keywords: People, Favorite, Freedom, Police)
My favorite period is World War II, and I'm in the middle of writing my fourth novel set in that era.
- Ken Follett
(Keywords: War, Favorite, World, World war, Writing)
A man who has been the indisputable favorite of his mother keeps for life the feeling of a conqueror.
- Sigmund Freud
(Keywords: Life, Mother, Favorite, Feeling, Man)
My job involves a lot of different skills now - I'm as much entrepreneur and management consultant as anything else these days - but IA is still my favorite part of the work I do.
- Jesse James Garrett
(Keywords: Work, Management, Favorite, Job, Now)
One of my favorite songs from the album is a song called 'For Better or Worse,' and it's basically about unconditional love, which is, I'd say, an ongoing theme in my personal life.
- Debbie Gibson
(Keywords: Life, Love, Favorite, Song, Songs)
People are People still gets played to death on '80s stations. It was our first big break in America. It's not exactly my favorite song.
- Martin Gore
(Keywords: Death, People, America, Favorite, First, Song)
I spent the first twenty years of my writing career preparing for the mystery genre, which is my favorite literary form.
- Sue Grafton
(Keywords: Career, Favorite, First, Literary, Mystery, Writing, Years)
But to make a holiday record that involves favorite American songs and then also get to sing about Jesus birth, it just seemed like a real easy, subtle way to combine a couple of things that I love.
- Amy Grant
(Keywords: Love, American, Favorite, Holiday, Songs)
A simple idea. And the man that worked on it, Mike Gabriel, doubled the value. Beautiful job. I should say triple. We have others like that, but, unfortunately, shorts, which are my favorite approach, are economically of no value.
- Joe Grant
(Keywords: Idea, Favorite, Job, Man, Value)