Quotations on Months
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My father is an actor, so he brought me into his agency when I was young. It wasn't something I wanted to do until high school, when I started taking theater and really liked it. Then an agent found me and wanted me to come out to Los Angeles and give it a shot. I gave myself six months, but it only took me like a week to get a job.
- Jensen Ackles
(Keywords: Father, Actor, Job, Months, School, Theater)
I wouldn't have made it past the first round of American Idol auditions. It was months before our first song was recorded. The guys were like, 'Just seeng!' And I was like, 'I don't know how to seeng! Can't I just play the triangle?'
- Malin Akerman
(Keywords: American, First, Months, Past, Play, Song)
I'm most at home on the stage. I was carried onstage for the first time when I was six months old.
- Alan Alda
(Keywords: Home, Time, First, Months, Old)
Well, here's what I think. I mean, the people are saying, 'We don't want it,' and the Democrats are saying, 'We don't care. We're going to pass it anyway.' And so for the next three months, Washington will be consumed with the Democrats trying to jam this through in a very messy procedure an unpopular health care bill.
- Lamar Alexander
(Keywords: Health, People, Care, Democrats, Months, Saying, Trying, Want, Washington, Will)
Despite the increase in world attention toward Sudan in the past months, the genocide in Darfur has continued without any serious attempt by the Sudanese government to do what governments primarily exist to do, protect their citizens.
- Tom Allen
(Keywords: Government, Attention, Genocide, Months, Past, World)
While I relish our warm months, winter forms our character and brings out our best.
- Tom Allen
(Keywords: Character, Months, Winter)
I spent eighteen months as a graduate student in physics at Columbia University, waiting unhappily for an opportunity to work in a laboratory and wondering if I should continue in physics.
- Sidney Altman
(Keywords: Work, Opportunity, Months, Physics, University, Waiting)
So if you're on tour for eight months, a year... or whatever it is you definitely don't want arguments and I'm happy to say that I've always had a really nice bunch of people around me all the time.
- Joan Armatrading
(Keywords: Time, People, Arguments, Months, Want)
My mother, she had a very good attitude toward money. I'm very grateful for the fact that we had to learn to save. I used to get like 50 pence a week, and I'd save it for like five months. And then I'd spend it on Christmas presents. I'd save up like eight pounds. It's nothing, but we did that.
- Gemma Arterton
(Keywords: Money, Mother, Attitude, Christmas, Fact, Months, Nothing)
I just got Kill Bill: Vol. 2. I've watched it like eight times in the past two months. I just love the scene at the end between David Carradine and Uma Thurman.
- Shawn Ashmore
(Keywords: Love, End, Months, Past)
Let me tell you something: if you're on an island for three and a half months and you're four and a half hours by boat from the nearest store, and there's nobody but 30 crew members on the island, I guarantee that you'd be running around without your clothes on.
- Christopher Atkins
(Keywords: Clothes, Months, Running)
I came to the conclusion months ago, and I said it to members of Congress, that the only way people are going to fully appreciate what this reform is if we pass it and implement it and it becomes not a caricature but a reality, and I still believe that. So I think it will be easier to sell it moving forward than it was to this point.
- David Axelrod
(Keywords: People, Congress, Months, Reality, Reform, Will)
A statesman wants courage and a statesman wants vision; but believe me, after six months' experience, he wants first, second, third and all the time - patience.
- Stanley Baldwin
(Keywords: Time, Experience, Courage, Vision, First, Months, Patience)
I come back to the same thing: We've got the greatest pipeline in the company's history in the next 12 months, and we've had the most amazing financial results possible over the last five years, and we're predicting being back at double-digit revenue growth in fiscal year '06.
- Steve Ballmer
(Keywords: History, Financial, Growth, Being, Company, Months, Results, Years)
I think we're proving ourselves as we go along. The past several months our strategy has been evolutionary - making maximum advantage of our client browser, as well as our enterprise software for people who want to build Web sites.
- Jim Barksdale
(Keywords: People, Strategy, Months, Past, Software, Want)
I want my testimony to stand on that point. But I would point out that Zona Research Inc. showed we have increased market share among business users, educational users, and government users over the past several months - and that's more recent than the IDC report.
- Jim Barksdale
(Keywords: Business, Government, Months, Past, Research, Want)
And one of the things I've tried to do in my first months in office is to give more Georgians - reporters and members of the general public alike - a closer look at how their government works.
- Roy Barnes
(Keywords: Government, First, Months, Office, Public)
How come life is so important in the nine months before birth, but then we sort of forget about the importance, we're not worried about whether that baby lives in poverty once he or she is born.
- Birch Bayh
(Keywords: Life, Baby, Forget, Importance, Months, Poverty)
According to Teenage Research Unlimited, 51 percent of 13-15 year olds say they will be faced with making a decision regarding alcohol in the next three months.
- Xavier Becerra
(Keywords: Decision, Alcohol, Months, Research, Teenage, Will)
Again, President Reagan was sort of an amiable presence out at the ranch by the last 6 months of his presidency. He had no effect on national policy at all.
- Paul Begala
(Keywords: Policy, Effect, Months, Presidency, President)
The next few months are critical to Pakistan's future direction as a democratic state committed to promoting peace, fighting terrorism and working for social justice.
- Benazir Bhutto
(Keywords: Peace, Direction, Fighting, Future, Justice, Months, State, Terrorism)
But I did have two months off between Loser and the start of Prozac Nation. So, it was supposed to be Jason time, right? My time to enjoy myself away from movies.
- Jason Biggs
(Keywords: Movies, Time, Months, Nation, Right)
My mother's sympathies were strongly with the Union. She knew that war was bound to come, but so confident was she in the strength of the Federal Government that she devoutly believed that the struggle could not last longer than six months at the utmost.
- Buffalo Bill
(Keywords: Government, War, Mother, Strength, Months, Struggle)
I use Windows; '98 second edition and it works very good for me. You know, I just started on the computer about 9 months ago and am fascinated with the possibilities. I don't know what I would do without it now.
- Jimmy Carl Black
(Keywords: Computer, Months, Now, Possibilities, Windows)
I went to work with a guy named Matt Fuller, who was a Mothers fan, and low and behold, Arthur was working for him also. We worked together for about six months and decided to strike out on our own.
- Jimmy Carl Black
(Keywords: Work, Months, Mothers)
It gets kinda monotonous, but that's television. There are plus sides and down sides. The positive side is that you have steady work for nine months of the year for however many years your show is on TV,.
- Alexis Bledel
(Keywords: Work, Positive, Months, Television, Years)
In our passage from the Cape of Good Hope the winds were mostly from the westward with very boisterous weather: but one great advantage that this season of the year has over the summer months is in being free from fogs.
- William Bligh
(Keywords: Hope, Being, Months, Summer)
On the contrary, it might even be a projection of what the truth is of the Bush Administration's complacency and ineptitude on the terrorism in its first 9 months in office.
- Sidney Blumenthal
(Keywords: Truth, First, Months, Office, Terrorism)
All the asylum clothing is made by the patients, but sewing does not employ one's mind. After several months' confinement the thoughts of the busy world grow faint, and all the poor prisoners can do is to sit and ponder over their hopeless fate.
- Nellie Bly
(Keywords: Thoughts, Fate, Mind, Months, Poor, World)
It's pretty clear that over the last three months the economy has paused. And it's also pretty clear the American people are still demanding and asking the question, 'Where are the jobs?' And the reason we don't have new jobs is because of the job-killing agenda pursued by President Obama and his allies in the Congress.
- John Boehner
(Keywords: People, American, Congress, Economy, Job, Jobs, Months, President, Pretty, Question, Reason)
So to that extent that was a very sharp reminder a few months out from the election that we weren't performing in the eyes of the public to the level that they wanted if they were going to re-elect us. So we went out and were much more upfront on issues.
- Jim Bolger
(Keywords: Eyes, Months, Public)
We had offers to go everywhere and we could have done them. But what would have been the point? We were tired. We had worked hard and needed a break before we got stale. We spent six months at home and writing songs.
- John Bonham
(Keywords: Home, Months, Songs, Writing)
Then the album created a tremendous furor and got me kicked off Christian television for two months, and then restored after they settled down and listened to the music and realized there was nothing wrong with it.
- Pat Boone
(Keywords: Music, Christian, Months, Nothing, Television, Wrong)
He has so often told me he is madly in love with me, but what does that mean when I haven't had a good word from him in three months?
- Eva Braun
(Keywords: Love, Months, Word)
I think the Iraqi people have shown extraordinary patience and courage in the last few months. They have really put a political system on the way to success, to a real democracy here.
- Paul Bremer
(Keywords: Success, People, Courage, Democracy, Months, Patience)
Four months is a lot of living with that little life in you-thinking about it, eating right for it, nurturing it and all of a sudden, it dies.
- Christie Brinkley
(Keywords: Life, Eating, Living, Months, Right)
So here we are, just two months away from the election, with more and more examples that modern day Jim Crowe laws are alive and well in the state of Florida.
- Corrine Brown
(Keywords: Day, Laws, Months, State)
I will have a song that I'm in love with for a couple of months and then I'll go to something else. That's just constantly changing. And sometimes I will go back to old one that I haven't heard for a long time.
- Ray Brown
(Keywords: Love, Time, Months, Old, Song, Will)
Towards the end it got really rough. I take my hat of to Alice, he's still doing it. This is probably more work than going on the road for 2-3 months. I wish I was 25 again!
- Michael Owen Bruce
(Keywords: Work, End, Months, Road)
We have actually experienced in recent months a dramatic demonstration of an unprecedented intelligence failure, perhaps the most significant intelligence failure in the history of the United States.
- Zbigniew Brzezinski
(Keywords: History, Intelligence, Failure, Months, states, United)
A very beautiful honey blonde, Sharon Tate, looked into the eyes of the man who the evidence shows just four and a half months later would order her tragic and violent death.
- Vincent Bugliosi
(Keywords: Death, Eyes, Man, Months, Order)
I mean, that's another big surprise of the show, is that I see sixteen year old people who recognize me and they're honest, for-real fans of the show. And it goes down to nine months. I mean, I've heard of nine month to year-old children who are watching the show.
- Steve Burns
(Keywords: People, Children, Fans, Months, Old)
I started singing for The Phantom in January, and we started filming in October and I sang all the way through to the next June. In fact, I was singing for about two months before I even knew I had the role.
- Gerard Butler
(Keywords: Fact, June, Months, October, Singing)
In the days and months I spent walking through the various communities of this city, I found that Chicago did not work for everyone, however.
- Jane Byrne
(Keywords: Work, Chicago, Months, Walking)
The past several months I have been able to meet with people across this country. One thing is clear: America craves for real solutions to the problems we face. That's why I'm running for President of the United States.
- Herman Cain
(Keywords: People, America, Country, Months, Past, President, Problems, Running, states, United)
I talked about 12 to 18 months, and that's about reaffirming our foundation for sustained growth: getting the discipline back, getting the basics right, getting the customer focus back... so by the end of next year, I hope most of that's in place.
- Jim Cantalupo
(Keywords: Discipline, Hope, Customer, End, Focus, Months, Right)
But, as we've seen over the last several months, the people in this country are very dissatisfied with the direction that this administration is taking this country. And what we heard last night was absolutely the ignoring of that fact. It was: We're going to continue with this agenda. In fact, we're going to double down on healthcare.
- Eric Cantor
(Keywords: People, Country, Direction, Fact, Healthcare, Months, Night)
It took us 50 months in Germany, post World War II to go from the end of the war to a national election.
- Frank Carlucci
(Keywords: War, End, Germany, Months, Post, World, World war)
We have a VA hospital back home in St. Louis. Like many of our colleagues, we hear continued concerns about the access and the service. I have seen a statistic that more than 60,000 veterans today are waiting more than 6 months for an appointment at a VA hospital.
- Russ Carnahan
(Keywords: Home, Months, Service, Today, Veterans, Waiting)
You can close more business in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get people interested in you.
- Dale Carnegie
(Keywords: Business, People, Months, Trying, Years)