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I was so nervous to turn 40, but the last year and a half has been the most fun I have ever had.
Giada De Laurentiis
The juvenile sea squirt wanders through the sea searching for a suitable rock or hunk of coral to cling to and make its home for life. For this task, it has a rudimentary nervous system. When it finds its spot and takes root, it doesn't need its brain anymore so it eats it!
It's about businesses nervous about taking on school leavers because of a mass of red tape. It's about health and safety regulations and green fines.
I have a lot of nervous energy. Work is my best way of channelling that into something productive unless I want to wind up assaulting the postman or gardener.
I can't say I don't get nervous, but I really kind of enjoy performing now.
With silly stuff, it's seventy-five percent confidence. I always tell people that it's because I'm nervous about getting that next laugh and I need to hear it. I always want to condense a joke.
I don't understand why people say that I am full of courage. I feel terribly nervous.
Aung San Suu Kyi
I stopped getting nervous a long time ago, so any time I do get nervous, which is rare - about work, anyway - I always take that as a really good sign.
I was so devastated by my second divorce that I had a nervous breakdown.
I love auditioning. Since 'The Notebook' and 'Wedding Crashers,' I don't have to audition anymore, and I miss it. You get to show your interpretation of the character. I get nervous when I don't audition. What if they hate what I want to do?
What bothers me is our culture's obsession with nudity. It shouldn't be a big deal, but it is. I think this overemphasis with nudity makes actors nervous. There's the worry about seeing one's body dissected, misrepresented, played and replayed on the Internet.
The mind and the body are inextricably entwined, and rarely are their inseparability clearer than when we're under some kind of mental pressure. The moment we start trying to learn a new skill, make a decision or otherwise think on our feet, our nervous system reacts - with accelerated pulse rate, increased respiration, even sweating.
I think there's a lot of things that occur within the African-American community, that we would prefer to stay within the African-American community - that we get a little nervous when you start having scenes or dialogue that we know is going to be viewed and heard on a national or global scale.
I don't get nervous in any situation. There's no such thing as nerves when you're playing games.
I put on the fat suit and went outside and walked around. I was really nervous about being found out, but nobody would even make eye contact with me. It really upset me.
The more prepared I am, the more I'll be in control, less nervous, less stressed and more focused.
I'm very used to playing the tomboy or the sarcastic cynic. That's my go-to. Playing the vulnerable of a real girl that's in real womanlike situations, where it's romanticized, I'm a little nervous about it.
I love tennis more than designing because it's actually easier and I don't get nearly as nervous.
But even so, I still get nervous before I go onstage.
Don't try to be what you're not. If you're nervous, be nervous. If you're shy, be shy. It's cute.
I'm tired and nervous and I'm in America. Here you don't know that you live.
Nobody gets a nervous breakdown or a heart attack from selling kerosene to gentle country folk from the back of a tanker in Somerset.
I became famous so quickly and so young - it was daunting. I was immature and I used to say some really stupid things in interviews. I never smiled on stage so I looked really serious, but it was because I hated my teeth and was incredibly nervous.
I'm always nervous when I perform anyway.
I'm a workaholic. Before long I'm traveling on my nervous energy alone. This is incredibly exhausting.
I started on the downers which were a hell of a lot better than the uppers because I was a nervous wreck.
Being nervous isn't always the worst thing for me.
Because I've always been a fairly nervous person.
I still get a little nervous when talking to girls. Which is awful, and embarrassing, because I feel like I shouldn't.
I get way more nervous playing golf in front of 500 people than being on stage in front of 20,000 people.
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