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Spencer Abraham Quotes

I hope you find these Spencer Abraham Quotes inspiring and motivational.

I always wondered what hearing one's own obituary might sound like,
and I sort of feel like I may have just heard part of it at least.
- Spencer Abraham

There was a Republican majority of the Senate,
and it tempered the nature of the nominations being made.
- Spencer Abraham

The issues and challenges surrounding nuclear non-proliferation
are continuously evolving.
They've changed dramatically at several junctures in recent memory.
- Spencer Abraham

Thousands across America are glued to their web cast to hear this.
And actually, I've never met one human being who said
that they had seen one of those.
- Spencer Abraham


 

Scholars and historians have dubbed the last 100 years the American Century,
and I think there can be little doubt that the Council
on Foreign Relations helped to make it so.
- Spencer Abraham

There were a lot of times I wondered if I was deluding myself.
I had nothing else to fall back on, but I never enjoyed anything else.
- Edie Falco

I always wondered why somebody doesn't do something about that.
Then I realized I was somebody.
- Lily Tomlin


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In the '70s I was in exile; every time I went back
I wondered if they'd take my passport away.
- Tahar Ben Jelloun

I never wondered whether I should be a stage actress or a movie actress.
- Isabelle Huppert

I always wondered if I was supposed to be excellent at something or not.
I think, because of that, I have a lot of insecurities about myself.
- Christopher Atkins

Have you ever wondered what your subconscious mind looks like? Well today,
I can show you.
- David Icke

I wondered to what extent people remained the same
as they'd been when very young;
if one peeled back the layers of living one would come to the know child.
- Dick Francis

All the world wondered as they witnessed...
a people lift themselves from humiliation to the greatest pride.
- Corazon Aquino

I was proud of the waves I had made,
but wondered how many boats I was supposed to rock.
- Phil Donahue

I wondered vaguely if this was when it would end,
whether I would pull up tonight's darkness like a quilt
and be dead and at peace evermore.
- William Manchester

Many times I wondered if I were truly carrying out God's plan for my life.
- Lawrence Welk

I have often wondered how it is that every man loves
himself more than all the rest of men,
but yet sets less value on his own opinions of himself
than on the opinions of others.
- Marcus Aurelius

Often have I wondered with much curiosity as to our
coming into this world and what will follow our departure.
- Petrarch

Upon awakening in the morning, I wondered if the proceedings
of the night before had been a dream.
It was hard to believe that I was the world's heavyweight champion.
- Gene Tunney

From the beginning, when I first got an idea for a
story and wondered if I could write it,
it has always been the story that has driven me.
- Jean M. Auel

I have wondered at times what the Ten Commandments
would have looked like if Moses had run them through the US Congress.
- Ronald Reagan

I have wondered sometimes if there are not perhaps
some disadvantages in having really blue blood in one's veins,
like grandmamma and me.
- Elinor Glyn

I'd often wondered what would I do if I were ever traded,
because it happened many, many times.
- Curt Flood

I'm very fast on teaching guys.
Like, when I came over here, I only had two rehearsals with the band.
I wondered when I first got here...
but it sure came up great.
- Ike Turner

I always wondered if you clone your wife and have the
cloned wife on the moon and the real wife down here,
would that be considered cheating?
- Luis Guzman

Sometimes I've looked at a plate of food and wondered
if it wouldn't look better as a hat.
- Janet Street-Porter

What is it about the component of fire? People have written about it.
People have wondered about it.
- Joseph Wambaugh

Sometimes I have wondered whether life wouldn't be
much more amusing if we were all devils,
and no nonsense about angels and being good.
- William Hurlbut

Our Founders always wondered about how long it would last.
The price of liberty is everlasting vigilance.
You've got to be on your guard every minute or you will lose it.
- Michael Novak

I just wondered how things were put together.
- Claude Shannon

I've always wondered why there isn't a great French
novel about the German occupation.
The nouveau roman authors weren't interested in telling that sort of thing.
- Manuel Puig

It is therefore not to be wondered at that Lincoln's
single term in the House of Representatives at Washington
added practically nothing to his reputation.
- John George Nicolay

I've often wondered, when they've done Of Mice And Men on stage,
and I've seen it, how they did that gun thing.
I've watched it on stage, but I don't remember it.
- Ray Walston

I wondered if I would talk about drug use.
But I guess, why hide it?
- Elliott Smith

Really, sex and laughter do go very well together,
and I wondered - and I still do - which is more important.
- Hermione Gingold

Where was I going? I puzzled and wondered about it
til I actually enjoyed the puzzlement and wondering.
- Carl Sandburg

I have often wondered what it is an old building can
do to you when you happen to know a little about things
that went on long ago in that building.
- Carl Sandburg

What is it like to fall asleep? What happens? Where
do we go? Why don't we remember? Since childhood most
of us have wondered about the mystery of sleep.
- Henry Reed

Some actresses seem to thrive on chaos,
and I've often wondered if they felt they had to be
that way in order to perform well?
- Marie Windsor

I wondered a little why God was such a useless thing.
It seemed a waste of time to have him.
After that he became less and less, until he was...
nothingness.
- Frances Farmer

I wondered how they would top the Pirates and skeletons and moonlight,
because that's a pretty cool concept.
- Orlando Bloom

My agent sent me the script and I loved it.
I wondered how they would turn me into a chimp.
My agent said it would probably not entail to much time.
Just some hair and make-up.
I found out that it was not so simple.
- Kim Hunter

The teacher that I was for decades, and that I still am in a certain way,
wondered what was meant by the word education.
I was truly dumbfounded at the very thought of dealing
with such an essential and extensive subject.
- Abdoulaye Wade

She became so important to them that they wondered
how they had ever managed without her in the past.
And the longer she stayed with them the more indispensable she became,
so indispensable in fact that their one fear was that
she might some day move on.
- Michael Ende

Sometimes I wondered whether I hadn't let my career
get confined to one direction,
but lately I've decided to accept the fact that I have
this opportunity to be successful doing comedies.
- Ben Stiller

Our Masonic friends have it down very fine.
I do not know where they got it so well.
I have often wondered where they found out so many
of the secrets of our High and Accepted Order of Masonry.
- Charles T. Russell

I wondered how people would take me being a country music singer.
I thought about deviating from that and singing other things.
But...
it doesn't really make sense for me to try to be something that I'm not.
- Carrie Underwood

You were the one who gave me those boxers? I wondered where they came from,
I wear those!
Although I'm not a big fan of flannel,
it gets a little hot down there, if you know what I mean.
- Joel Madden

The Chinese seemed to be mourning Mao in a heartfelt fashion.
But I wondered how many of their tears were genuine.
People had practiced acting to such a degree that they
confused it with their true feelings.
- Jung Chang

I turned down the first script offered to me,
and the second.
I lay on my back one day under an umbrella,
in the garden, reading the third, and wondered why
I had turned down the first.
- Conrad Veidt

I've often wondered about people that come to the profession late in life.
I've wanted to be an actor since the first grade.
I watched a play being performed by the third grade class,
and it was...
magic.
- William Christopher

Have you ever wondered why young people take to music
like fish to water? Maybe it's because music is fun.
Plan and simple.
It opens up their minds to dream great dreams about
where they can go and what they can do when they get older.
- Isaac Hayes

So far as the advocates of a constructed international language are concerned,
it is rather to be wondered at how much in common their proposals actually have,
both in vocabulary and in general spirit of procedure.
- Edward Sapir

I've always wondered what it would be like if somebody
from outer space landed with three heads.
Then all of a sudden everybody else wouldn't look so bad,
huh? Well, OK you're a little different from me but,
hey, ya got one head.
- Cyndi Lauper

I was away from the front lines for a while this spring,
living with other troops, and considerable fighting
took place while I was gone.
When I got ready to return to my old friends at the
front I wondered if I would sense any change in them.
- Ernie Pyle

Win as if you were used to it,
lose as if you enjoyed it for a change.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Many of life's failures are people who did not realize
how close they were to success when they gave up.
- Thomas Edison

When you are in any contest,
you should work as if there were -
to the very last minute - a chance to lose it.
This is battle, this is politics, this is anything.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

All that is necessary to break the spell
of inertia and frustration is this:
Act as if it were impossible to fail.
- Dorthea Brande

You see things and you say, Why?
But I dream things that never were and say, Why not
- George Bernard Shaw

There are those that look at things
the way they are, and ask "Why?"
I dream of things that never were, and ask "Why not?"
- Robert F. Kennedy paraphrase of George Bernard Shaw

The simplest questions are the most profound.
Where were you born?
Where is your home?
Where are you going?
What are you doing?
Think about these once in a while
and watch your answers change.
- Richard Bach

Act as if it were impossible to fail.
- Dorthea Brande

The problems of the world cannot possibly
be solved by skeptics or cynics
whose horizons are limited by the obvious realities.
We need men who can dream of things that never were.
- John F. Kennedy

While they were saying among themselves
it cannot be done, it was done.
- Helen Keller

Whenever you do a thing,
act as if all the world were watching.
- Thomas Jefferson

I was born in very sorry circumstances.
Both of my parents were very sorry.
- Norman Wisdom

So your father, or your mother,
never thought you were good enough - SO WHAT?
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I was born on the prairies where the wind blew free
and there was nothing to break the light of the sun.
I was born where there were no enclosures.
- Geronimo

Follow your bliss and doors will open
where there were no doors before.
- Joseph Campbell

Nine-tenths of the people were created
so you would want to be with the other tenth.
- Horace Walpole


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