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When I make movies, I don't ever go out there to please anyone other than myself. I never try to make a film for the masses. I just try to tell my story.
Y'know, you can't please all the people all the time... and last night, all those people were at my show.
We have the right as individuals to give away as much of our own money as we please in charity; but as members of Congress we have no right to appropriate a dollar of the public money.
I am not bound to please thee with my answer.
People always say that you can't please everybody. I think that's a cop-out. Why not attempt it? 'Cause think of all the people you will please if you try.
Being yourself is what will make you survive through anything. If you make music to please someone, it's the first step in the wrong direction. Always do what you believe in, no matter what people say. Only way to go!
I never desired to please the rabble. What pleased them, I did not learn; and what I knew was far removed from their understanding.
I can't say that I'm always writing in my head but I do spend a lot of time in my head writing or coming up with ideas. And what I do usually is write the music and melody and then, you know, maybe the basic idea. But when I feel that I don't have a song or just say, God, please give me another song. And I just am quiet and it happens.
Please give me some good advice in your next letter. I promise not to follow it.
Edna St. Vincent Millay
You can't please everybody. You'd be crazy if you're trying to. So take some time out to do some things for yourself.
The Miss America Pageant reinforces a belief that women are merely how they look and how they please.
Sometimes I'm very impatient. I also feel the need to please everyone, which is unnecessary and impossible.
Whatever it is your heart desires, please go for it, it's yours to have.
Next time I tell you someone from Texas should not be president of the United States, please pay attention.
Nothing is so great an example of bad manners as flattery. If you flatter all the company, you please none; If you flatter only one or two, you offend the rest.
Often we lose our identity trying to please or placate others.
Mary Manin Morrissey
My people and I have come to an agreement which satisfied us both. They are to say what they please, and I am to do what I please.
Frederick the Great
Please don't throw phones. They hurt. And we sell them on eBay.
May we think of freedom, not as the right to do as we please, but as the opportunity to do what is right.
If love is the answer, could you please rephrase the question?
I serve God, and my purpose is to please Him, and if God be for you, who can be against you?
Please hear this: There are not 'schizophrenics.' There are people with schizophrenia.
On the broad spectrum of solitude, I lean toward the extreme end: I work alone, as well as live alone, so I can pass an entire day without uttering so much as a hello to another human being. Sometimes a day's conversation consists of only five words, uttered at the local Starbucks: 'Large coffee with milk, please.'
Please don't retouch my wrinkles. It took me so long to earn them.
You call to a dog and a dog will break its neck to get to you. Dogs just want to please. Call to a cat and its attitude is, 'What's in it for me?'
John F. Kennedy
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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