Quotes tagged with Sort (2017 quotes found)

Megan Abbott
I think there are two prevailing views of the suburbs in the States: either they're this sort of tedious place, where everyone is the same, buys the same food and drives around in their little minivans, or the view is that the suburbs are extremely perverse in a humorous way.
food  Either  Sort  # 3426
Jake Abel
I think a politician would be very, very cool to play. Or an American musician of some sort, or like an American pioneer like the Dohenys or the Rockefellers or something.
Cool  Sort  Politician  # 3712
John Abercrombie
You're just sort of searching for this 'thing' and sometimes you get it and sometimes you don't. All music is imperfect, but in jazz since you're improvising, at least the way I play, I'm trying to follow my train of thought in a solo.
music  Since  Sort  # 3735
Spencer Abraham
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.
Might  Sort  Sound  # 3905
Jack Abramoff
Well, I try to not view things through a prism of anti-Semitism, because often, people will use that as a sort of knee-jerk reaction to any criticism of Jews.
Often  Use  Sort  # 4021
Grant Achatz
Whenever people are faced with any sort of adversity... they tend to gravitate toward things that make them comfortable, and things that they feel are important.
Sort  adversity  Tend  # 4681
Kathy Acker
We get on the bandwagon in all sorts of ways - you know minor ways and major ways - like what you've just encountered which isn't censorship exactly, it was something sort of uglier in a way.
Sort  Ways  Major  # 4729
Bryan Adams
I always knew I'd be in music in some sort of capacity. I didn't know if I'd be successful at it, but I knew I'd be doing something in it. Maybe get a job in a record store. Maybe even play in a band. I never got into this to be a star.
music  Successful  Sort  # 5248
Henry Adams
The effect of power and publicity on all men is the aggravation of self, a sort of tumor that ends by killing the victim's sympathies.
men  power  Sort  # 5449
Henry Adams
American society is a sort of flat, fresh-water pond which absorbs silently, without reaction, anything which is thrown into it.
society  Sort  Reaction  # 5452
Ryan Adams
Writing and creating, those things come to me on their own. I feel like... you sort of summon them and it's like allowing the universe to enter your heart in an entirely different way to what it normally does. It's like inviting that energy of the universe to enter into your craft in a way where it has a meaning.
heart  energy  Sort  # 5637
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
I sort of consider myself a Nigerian who spends a lot of time in the U.S.
time  Sort  Consider  # 5983
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
You know, I don't think of myself as anything like a 'global citizen' or anything of the sort. I am just a Nigerian who's comfortable in other places.
Sort  Places  Global  # 5992
Kate Adie
I don't sit there and speculate. I'm not that sort of person. It wastes time, actually.
time  Sort  Sit  # 5999
Kate Adie
I never desired to go into war zones. I never had any thought about it. It sort of just happened as part of the job.
war  Sort  Happened  # 6020
Sade Adu
People are so used to having their lives filmed, they're not even conscious of having cameras around. I still have that sort of suspicion when a camera comes out. I view it as a thing to fear.
fear  Lives  Sort  # 6531