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They've hit us and we've got to hit back hard, and I'm not just talking about the terrorists.
I'm always fascinated by the use of the first-person plural talking about sports.
I'll do shoes for the lady who lunches, but it would be, like, a really nasty lunch, talking about men.
Hugging trees has a calming effect on me. I'm talking about enormous trees that will be there when we are all dead and gone. I've hugged trees in every part of this little island.
When you work in the White House you talk to the White House staff all day, so you're talking to the guy who handles the congressional liaison and the guy who's handling domestic politics and the guy who's handling the American economy and so forth.
So basically, I don't know what I'm talking about. But maybe I do.
I still need the camera because it is the only reason anyone is talking to me.
As women get more powerful, they get less likable. I see women holding themselves back because of this, but if we start talking about the success-likability penalty women face, then we can do something about it.
Most of the arguments to which I am party fall somewhat short of being impressive, owing to the fact that neither I nor my opponent knows what we are talking about.
I like to get people talking. I am a provocateur, and I do like getting on Twitter and riling people up. You know what, after a while some sane dialogue and sane conclusions come of that kind of thing.
What is it about actors? God knows I get bored with actors talking about themselves.
When all those city folks try to fix up my talking, all they do is mess me up.
I do the same gig. I might change it a little; I might slow it down if I'm in the South. I talk fast, and they're not used to people talking that fast.
I've noticed that when I am selling a lot of records, certain things become easier. I'm not talking about getting a table in a restaurant.
Whether that's positive or not, people are talking about the Old Vic Theater again with passion and commitment and controversy and debate.
When I first started talking about running for office, a lot of people said to me, 'Don't let the consultants change you,' and I'd always assured them that I wouldn't allow it to happen. But like it or not, I had to change. Not because of a consultant, but because I started to understand the cost of a stupid mistake.
Screaming, it's not me. I tried it before! Action is more my thing. Not talking. It's hard for me to have word fights, fighting with words. I'd rather just listen.
When I run into a person or a kid that comes up and gives me the spiel about, 'Hey, I got your record at this time in my life, and it really helped me,' that stuff totally still rings true. If you're standing there talking to someone, it's really easy to tell if they're being authentic or not. And that's great.
I feel that if Jacques Pepin shows you how to make an omelet, the matter is pretty much settled. That's God talking.
For 18 years I have resisted talking about current events. I am not going to start now.
George H. W. Bush
Never fail to know that if you are doing all the talking, you are boring somebody.
Helen Gurley Brown
Can a secular artist be used as a vessel to bring souls to Christ? Of course... this is God we are talking about!
I didn't knowingly meet a conservative until, to my shame, I was 60 years old and sat down and said, 'Wow, I don't understand what this guy's talking about, but he has a great civility about him. Perhaps I better investigate this thing.'
I think that every person has many, many people inside of them. We change our personality depending on who we are talking to or what situation we are in.
I never thought I'd be in a position where people would be talking about my sexuality and saying how good I look in underwear.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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