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I did not want to be labelled 'the designer who survived the atomic bomb,' and therefore I have always avoided questions about Hiroshima.
There is no way a non-Jew could say what I did in 'The Holocaust Industry' without being labelled a Holocaust denier. I am labelled a Holocaust denier, too.
Time travel was once considered scientific heresy, and I used to avoid talking about it for fear of being labelled a 'crank.'
There is no absolute point of view from which real and ideal can be finally separated and labelled.
T. S. Eliot
Once you get labelled, people expect you to behave within the very narrow confines of that label.
I'm tired of being labelled anti-American because I ask questions.
I get labelled as just being about one thing, but there's lots of layers to what I do. It's just lazy journalism, but people start to accept it. If people spent an hour in my car driving around London and listening to the stuff I listen to, they'd hear some interesting stuff.
Negativity sells. I have been labelled a rebel. If I had been one, would I have got married at 23? Would I have been a straight A student?
I'm not a princess anyway so I find that quite weird to be labelled as one.
I totally agree with equal rights and women's causes, and most of my songs are woman-power, but I don't want to be labelled at 20 years old.
Over the years, my marks on paper have landed me in all sorts of courts and controversies - I have been comprehensively labelled; anti-this and anti-that, anti-social, anti-football, anti-woman, anti-gay, anti-Semitic, anti-science, anti-republican, anti-American, anti-Australian - to recall just an armful of the antis.
I get labelled as just being about one thing, but there's lots of layers to what I do.
Should we tolerate debate within feminism's ranks? Undebatable! But it's not so simple: women are socialised to avoid conflict; when we do differ, especially on politics and in public, it's still tediously labelled a 'catfight.'
It's just someone has labelled us as having a different label to do what you do. I find that labels are the worst thing in the world for artistic expression.
As I say, you get labelled. To stop all that, I've got to win things - that's the only way you make your mark.
I find it hard to be labelled in this new 'super-rich' category because we all grew up with very little. The idea that 'to get rich is glorious' is really a new phenomenon. I certainly didn't grow up like that.
Scamorza, an Italian curd cheese often labelled 'smoked mozzarella,' melts fantastically well.
Most British cheeses are now vegetarian and are labelled accordingly. However, French and Italian manufacturers still tend to use rennet.
If you are a successful actor, which is what I am, then you tend to get labelled very quickly and easily.
Kristin Scott Thomas
Fashion should be fun. It shouldn't be labelled 'intellectual.'
In days gone by, short-statured people were not only labelled as ugly, stupid and freakish, they were often owned by aristocrats and treated, at best, as entertainment and, at worst, as pets.
I don't find offensive that I'm being labelled a babe by blokes. I'm absolutely flattered.
People are very interested in politics, they just don't like it labelled politics.
You can't really win as a Booker judge. If you choose the obvious names, the unit-shifters, you're accused of being timid and unimaginative; if you choose the unfamous, you're labelled willful and perverse.
For those looking at me, meeting me for the first time, it is the body they see. I am labelled as disabled.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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