Quotes tagged with Insist (14 quotes found)

Maya Angelou
I respect myself and insist upon it from everybody. And because I do it, I then respect everybody, too.
respect  Everybody  Insist  # 14584
Tony Bennett
I still insist that American performers are the best performers in the world.
best  Insist  Performers  # 35132
Andrea Bocelli
Destiny has a lot to do with it, but so do you. You have to persevere, you have to insist.
destiny  Persevere  Insist  # 43998
Jacques Chirac
France will insist on the need for updated and responsive institutions.
France  Insist  Responsive  # 75885
Confucius
Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.
life  simple  Insist  # 86092
Jimmy Connors
I always insist on my jeans being ironed. Is that a problem?
Problem  Jeans  Insist  # 86769
Baltasar Gracian
Those who insist on the dignity of their office show they have not deserved it.
Office  dignity  Insist  # 162734
Shelby Lynne
I insist on the truth. I surround myself with people who tell the truth.
truth  Insist  Surround  # 244132
Don Marquis
Punctuality is one of the cardinal business virtues: always insist on it in your subordinates.
Business  virtues  Insist  # 253245
Rupert Murdoch
When I hear something going wrong, I insist on it being put right.
wrong  Hear  Insist  # 281652
Kevin Nealon
Workers insist that they are not disgruntled. They are very gruntled.
Workers  Insist  # 292517
Mitt Romney
I will insist on a military so powerful no one would ever think of challenging it.
Powerful  Military  Insist  # 329338
Mary Roach
If you get a colonoscopy, you should really insist they give you no drugs - then you do get to see what it's like to swim through your own intestines.
Swim  Insist  # 348615
Tatyana Tolstaya
I have enough energy to insist on saying what I think.
Saying  energy  Insist  # 399938