Quotations on Fun
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I began to work the stage and get the audience into it. I also learned how to have fun out there. It is something I will never forget.
(Keywords: Work, Forget, Fun, Will)
I will never forget my humble beginnings as a Laker Girl. It was probably one of the most fun jobs I ever had.
- Paula Abdul
(Keywords: Beginnings, Forget, Fun, Jobs, Will)
I'm not the type of guy who enjoys one-night stands. It leaves me feeling very empty and cynical. It's not even fun sexually. I need to feel something for the woman and entertain the vain hope that it may lead to a relationship.
- Ben Affleck
(Keywords: Hope, Feeling, Fun, May, Woman)
I'm in the real world, some people try to steal from me, and I stop them, frequently, take them to court. I love a good lawsuit. It's fun.
- Alan Alda
(Keywords: Love, People, Court, Fun, World)
It makes it fun. When an actor plays a character, you want what that character wants. Otherwise it doesn't look authentic. So I really want to defeat Jimmy - I mean Jimmy as the character.
- Alan Alda
(Keywords: Character, Actor, Defeat, Fun, Want)
My place in Chicago is a 105 year old house, but I really like contemporary spaces too, so it's refreshing and fun to be in a space where you can do contemporary things.
- Ted Allen
(Keywords: Chicago, Fun, Old, Space)
Dad needs to show an incredible amount of respect and humor and friendship toward his mate so the kids understand their parents are sexy, they're fun, they do things together, they're best friends. Kids learn by example. If I respect Mom, they're going to respect Mom.
- Tim Allen
(Keywords: Dad, Friendship, Humor, Mom, Example, Fun, Kids, Needs, Parents, Respect)
Man consists of two parts, his mind and his body, only the body has more fun.
- Woody Allen
(Keywords: Body, Fun, Man, Mind)
Most of the time I don't have much fun. The rest of the time I don't have any fun at all.
- Woody Allen
(Keywords: Time, Fun, Rest)
The idea is that we're doing it just for the joy of the actual physical experience. We may record something just for the fun of it, but the idea is just to be truly joyful and truly fun, especially for me, because I take myself too seriously all the time.
- Lauren Ambrose
(Keywords: Time, Experience, Idea, Fun, Joy, May)
We played one warm-up gig at this bar that was kinda like that bar in 'The Blues Brothers' with the chicken wire. This place called The Brick House, in Housatonic. I really can't believe we're going to play for people in New York City. I'm terrified, but it's a small enough room. But it's really just supposed to be for the fun of it.
- Lauren Ambrose
(Keywords: People, Brothers, Fun, Play)
Actually, recording the Suite Chic album was so much fun and while working on this new album, people that I've worked with from Suite Chic has lend their voice.
- Namie Amuro
(Keywords: People, Fun, Voice)
They gave us the freedom just to play and have fun.
- Anthony Anderson
(Keywords: Freedom, Fun, Play)
If you want something that's going to provide you with a lot of challenges and a variety of different things to do, then you really can't beat a place like the Air Force. I don't mean this to sound like a recruiting pitch. But it's been a lot of fun.
- Michael P. Anderson
(Keywords: Force, Fun, Sound, Variety, Want)
That was fun to play. There were some nice special effects coupled with some really nice moments with child and wife. I also was able to age to about 100 years in 'Brief Candle.'
- Richard Dean Anderson
(Keywords: Age, Wife, Fun, Moments, Play, Years)
I didn't see Dr. No for a year, but I liked it when I saw it. It was a fun movie. I don't like the Bond movies now. I hate special effects.
- Ursula Andress
(Keywords: Movies, Fun, Hate, Now)
What fun it would be to be poor, as long as one was excessively poor! Anything in excess is most exhilarating.
- Jean Anouilh
(Keywords: Excess, Fun, Poor)
Douglas Adams' Hitchhiker series also shows the potential of lighter fantastic fiction. I read the first, and listened to a tape of a later one, and it's fun.
- Piers Anthony
(Keywords: Fiction, First, Fun, Potential)
It's my first presenting role so I'll be nervous, but it's going to be great fun. I can't wait to sample the food and meet the celebrities. Hopefully I can inject some of my own glamour.
- Nicole Appleton
(Keywords: Food, First, Fun, Glamour)
I enjoy the crafts on the show enormously, too, when we have experts in showing how to make things. You watch them thinking you'll go home and do the things yourself, which is fun. Some I have done myself later on.
- Jane Asher
(Keywords: Home, Experts, Fun, Thinking)
Having cakes as a business certainly changes things for me - I don't now sit at home doing a cake for the fun of it anymore. But it's an extremely happy and pleasureable business to run because people are generally buying cakes for celebrations.
- Jane Asher
(Keywords: Business, Home, People, Buying, Fun, Now)
Some people talk about screen kisses being strange or uncomfortable. But I think that I got along with Anna well enough that it just happened; it was a fun day of shooting.
- Shawn Ashmore
(Keywords: People, Being, Day, Fun, Kisses, Talk)
I don't champion the idea of being in a Hollywood movie. I never had fun in one of them.
- Armand Assante
(Keywords: Idea, Being, Fun, Hollywood)
When I was eight years old I went to visit my brother who was working on a movie of the week with my mother and I saw how much fun he was having and I decided I wanted to try it too.
- Mackenzie Astin
(Keywords: Mother, Brother, Fun, Old, Visit, Years)
At this point we've answered about every question you could possibly imagine about Deep Space Nine, so we do this thing called Theatrical Jazz, where we do a show of bits and pieces of things from plays and literature, poetry... stuff that we like. It's fun.
- Rene Auberjonois
(Keywords: Poetry, Deep, Fun, Jazz, Literature, Question, Space)
Beauty is about perception, not about make-up. I think the beginning of all beauty is knowing and liking oneself. You can't put on make-up, or dress yourself, or do you hair with any sort of fun or joy if you're doing it from a position of correction.
- Kevyn Aucoin
(Keywords: Beauty, Perception, Beginning, Correction, Dress, Fun, Hair, Joy)
But I owe it to the subject to say, that it has long afforded me what philosophy is so often thought, and made, barren of - the fun of discovery, the pleasures of co-operation, and the satisfaction of reaching agreement.
- J. L. Austin
(Keywords: Thought, Agreement, Discovery, Fun, Philosophy, Satisfaction)
It would be fun to have someone in the White House who has worked in the private sector... and someone who understands that wealth creation is a good thing and they want more of it. Wealth is good.
- Michele Bachmann
(Keywords: Wealth, Creation, Fun, Want)
I would say invisibility would be sort of a fun power to have just to see what it was like to move through the world and not be looked at.
- Kevin Bacon
(Keywords: Power, Fun, World)
I don't watch the movies I make, so I haven't seen 'Footloose' since it came out. You see this young, hungry actor, it's pretty fun. I was the only one they screen tested. It was an attempt by the director and producer to talk the head of the studio into hiring me because they didn't want me.
- Kevin Bacon
(Keywords: Movies, Actor, Fun, Hiring, Pretty, Talk, Want)
When I see myself on film it makes me smile, I mean making a good living doing what I enjoy is soo much fun. I just hope that everyone has the chance to enjoy life like I do.
- Adrienne Barbeau
(Keywords: Life, Hope, Chance, Film, Fun, Living, Smile)
There is a vast difference between games and play. Play is played for fun, but games are deadly serious and you do not play them to enjoy yourself.
- Maurice Baring
(Keywords: Difference, Fun, Games, Play)
There's people that are just in awe of what you do, and then there are people who just think it's garbage. And I think there are people who are just uncomfortable seeing someone have fun with their job.
- Todd Barry
(Keywords: People, Fun, Job)
I have tried to be as eclectic as I possibly can with my professional life, and so far it's been pretty fun.
- Roland Barthes
(Keywords: Life, Fun, Pretty)
It's definitely part of it, that the men were having fun and doing the interesting things but also, I don't know, I'm just thinking more about gender and how maybe in some way I am more of a boy than a girl.
- Alison Bechdel
(Keywords: Men, Fun, Gender, Thinking)
The main prank that we play with props is for people's birthdays. The special effects people will put a little explosive in the cake so it blows up in their face - that's always fun to play on a guest star, or one of the trainees or someone who's new.
- Catherine Bell
(Keywords: People, Fun, Guest, Play, Will)
This is not to be cocky, but, I go over real well at Comic-Con. I've done quite a few Comic-Cons, and I enjoy the hell out of them. They are so much fun, and so bizarre. I've done the FX Show in Florida, Wizard-World in Chicago, Comic-Con in San Diego, Wonder-Con in San Francisco, the Comic-Con in New York, and I've done them numerous times.
- Kristen Bell
(Keywords: Bizarre, Chicago, Fun, Hell, Wonder)
I have the best roommates in the world! It creates a fun sense of family... and that's really important to me. Things can get so lonely without it.
- Kristen Bell
(Keywords: Family, Fun, Lonely, Sense)
I don't want to be pigeonholed into doing just romantic comedies. But they're fun, and especially for women, it's nice to go to see them and enjoy that breath of fresh air.
- Kristen Bell
(Keywords: Women, Fun, Romantic, Want)
I pushed myself way too hard during the first year of Veronica Mars and I got moody and run-down. Now I'll go to bed early instead of going out with friends. It's not always the most fun option, but I know I need at least eight hours of sleep to feel balanced.
- Kristen Bell
(Keywords: Bed, First, Friends, Fun, Now, Sleep)
I'd taken three years off to live as a normal person, so this was my first time back into it, and it was kind of shocking, but then it was fun.
- Camilla Belle
(Keywords: Time, First, Fun, Years)
The drawing and the crafting of the story are fun, but it's the overall meaning that matters to me. It might escape some people who just want to read a comic, and that's fine. The overall meaning is what matters.
- Brian M. Bendis
(Keywords: People, Fun, Meaning, Want)
They sent me some tapes of the original Mole and I thought it was pretty intriguing. I'm sort of an experimenter; I thought it'd be interesting to play around and see what's there. It was fun. Turned out to be good.
- Corbin Bernsen
(Keywords: Thought, Fun, Play, Pretty)
The trouble with talking about acting is that it's like sex. It's enormously fun to do but just dreadfully embarrassing when you have to talk about it.
- Paul Bettany
(Keywords: Sex, Acting, Fun, Talk, Talking, Trouble)
Take all the fools out of this world and there wouldn't be any fun living in it, or profit.
- Josh Billings
(Keywords: Fools, Fun, Living, Profit, World)
It's great playing someone who is not like me at all. I'm really a nice girl, so it's fun to be a bitch, then come home and be myself again. When I meet people now, they're surprised that I'm a good person.
- Rachel Bilson
(Keywords: Home, People, Fun, Now)
I don't know why people keep banging on about the '60s. I came from a conventional family and I didn't go off with different people - I rather wish I had now, seeing all the fun everyone else was having.
- Jane Birkin
(Keywords: Family, People, Fun, Now)
Golf is played by twenty million mature American men whose wives think they are out having fun.
- Jim Bishop
(Keywords: Men, American, Fun, Golf, Wives)
Fun I love, but too much fun is of all things the most loathsome. Mirth is better than fun, and happiness is better than mirth.
- William Blake
(Keywords: Happiness, Love, Fun, Mirth)
I am a very open, social, friendly person, and when it comes to people approaching me and asking for an autograph, I am totally cool with doing any of that. It's a lot of fun.
- Corbin Bleu
(Keywords: People, Fun, Open)