Search my Quotes DataBase - Enter one or two keywords and/or an author last name.

Hint: keep it simple, like life twain




Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes: Daily Inspirational Quotes and Sayings
Home  |  Inspiration  |  Quotes to Live By  |  Deep Quotes  |  Relationships  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Arthur Ransome Quotes

Please enjoy these encouraging quotes by Arthur Ransome.

Grab a chance and you won't be sorry for a might-have-been.
- Arthur Ransome

When a thing's done, it's done, and if it's not done right,
do it differently next time.
- Arthur Ransome

I'm a dreamer.
I have to dream and reach for the stars,
and if I miss a star then I grab a handful of clouds.
- Mike Tyson

I don't go long without eating.
I never starve myself: I grab a healthy snack.
- Vanessa Hudgens

 

A fan will grab you and hug you and will not let go.
When that happens, you wish it could be that way all over the world.
- Charley Pride

Once in one's life, for one mortal moment,
one must make a grab for immortality;
if not,
one has not lived.
- Sylvester Stallone

I'm more of a visual person, but I think that reading's extremely important.
But I'm very easily distracted.
It takes certain books to really grab you in.
- Jason Marsden

Please sign up for my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email using the form below.
Thank You,
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Everybody would grab a guitar and listen to somebody
else and call themselves a folk singer.
When they didn't know no more songs,
they'd run out of them.
- Brownie McGhee

I think luck is the sense to recognize an opportunity
and the ability to take advantage of it...
The man who can smile at his breaks and grab his chances gets on.
- Samuel Goldwyn

Why grab possessions like thieves, or divide them like
socialists when you can ignore them like wise men?
- Natalie Clifford Barney

Keep your ears open, your eyes open,
grab everything you can,
react, and learn!
- Victoria Abril

You must obey the law, always, not only when they grab
you by your special place.
- Vladimir Putin

My dream concept is that I have a camera and I am trying
to photograph what is essentially invisible.
And every once in a while I get a glimpse of her and I grab that picture.
- Leonard Nimoy

And for me the only way to live life is to grab the
bull by the horns and call up recording studios and
set dates to go in recording studios.
To try and accomplish something.
- John Frusciante

It is my really sincere desire that we get an opportunity
to play long enough for people to really grab on and become fans,
because I think it's a great project.
- Ron Glass

When you have a dream, you've got to grab it and never let go.
- Carol Burnett

Grab the broom of anger and drive off the beast of fear.
- Zora Neale Hurston

It comes from the likes of you!
Take what you can get!
Grab the chances as they come along!
Act in hallways!
Sing in doorways!
Dance in cellars!
- Alexander Woollcott

Once is a man's life, for one mortal moment,
he must make a grab for immorality; if not,
he has not lived.
- Sylvester Stallone

Some genres I'm not a huge fan of but there are always
exceptions that break the rules.
There are always a few people doing it in a way weird
enough to grab my attention.
- Ville Valo

I want each and every West Virginian to have bragging rights.
I want to stop playing defense and start playing offense.
So, together, let us grab the reins of history.
- Joe Manchin III

The moment you grab someone by the lapels,
you're lost.
- Burt Reynolds

I've been lucky.
Opportunities don't often come along.
So, when they do, you have to grab them.
- Audrey Hepburn

Sometimes oppurtunities float right past your nose.
Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready.
When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
- Julie Andrews

As adults feign disinterest in science -
children can grab hold of it to distinguish themselves.
- Norman Macleod

I love to see a young girl go out and grab the world by the lapels.
Life's a bitch.
You've got to go out and kick ass.
- Maya Angelou

What is it in my makeup that makes me grab any offer
and fly around the world? Will I ever be satisfied? Can't I ever just rest?
- Eli Wallach

It's great to just disappear, grab a suitcase,
switch the answering machine on and just go somewhere else.
- Dido Armstrong

I don't believe in just ordering people to do things.
You have to sort of grab an oar and row with them.
- Harold S. Geneen

I've never been in this business for the recognition or the awards.
I just want to do good work, grab a decent paycheck,
and move onto the next job.
- William Petersen

Them pains, when blues pains grab you,
you'll sing the blues right.
- Otis Rush

You write a story about loneliness, and you grab them
all because everybody's an expert on that one.
- Theodore Sturgeon

Buy, buy, buy, buy!
They want to grab you and trap you and turn you into
little Elizabeth Hurleys.
- Kristin Scott Thomas

To have faith is to trust yourself to the water.
When you swim you don't grab hold of the water,
because if you do you will sink and drown.
Instead you relax, and float.
- Alan Watts

When you're a girl, passion can dominate the equation,
but as you grow up relationships evolve.
Mad passion can grab you at first, but it can't last forever.
- Jody Watley

You have to grab moments when they happen.
I like to improvise and ad lib.
- Denzel Washington

In business everyone is out to grab,
to fight,
to win.
Either you are the under or the over dog.
It is up to you to be on top.
- Alice Foote MacDougall

I'll find places to grab as I walk and talk,
sometimes even walking backwards because I have more control that way.
People have no idea that I'm doing this.
- Montel Williams

I'd grab the camera and tell people what to do,
and when I was 14, someone told me that it was called directing.
- Guillermo del Toro

It almost hurts me to walk down a road and have people
grab my hand and ask for my autograph and not sit and talk.
When I'm finished I'm not going to be on the front page,
but I'm going to be just as happy without the publicity.
- Terry Fox

The other thing I felt was that the philosophical concept
behind the experiences also looked like it had been
designed by technicians and not by entertainers.
I felt I needed to grab hold of it and try and push
the envelope as much as I possibly could right now.
- Thomas Dolby

This story's gonna grab people.
It's about this guy, he's crazy about this girl,
but he likes to wear dresses.
Should he tell her? Should he not tell her? He's torn,
Georgie.
This is drama.
- Ed Wood

You know, people always think if you start out as a film editor,
you shoot less footage.
Actually, just the opposite is true.
I tend to grab as much coverage as I can because as
a former editor I know how important it is to have those few frames.
- Robert Wise

Martin Luther King Jr. really understood the role of
the churches when he said,
'The church is not meant to be the master of the state.'
We don't sort of take power and grab the levers of
government and impose our agenda down people's throats.
- Jim Wallis

It's a coup by the GOP to grab the governorship to
California to make this place a safe haven for George W. Bush in 2004.
It's incredible when you think about it.
The recall cost the state $100 million.
- Al Jardine

Well, all the plays that I was trying to write were
plays that would grab an audience by the throat and not release them,
rather than presenting an emotion which you could observe and walk away from.
- Arthur Miller

I think that every show on television has its place.
I think Married With Children or, I don't know,
The Nanny...
some people want to go home, turn on the TV and be
able to iron their clothes or grab a sandwich.
Come out and catch a joke and not have to follow the story.
- Peter Krause

And I'm supposed to grab her and kiss her and she's supposed to react.
Well, what happened was, Julie was very nervous at that time,
given this incredible part which she did beautifully.
- Rod Steiger

It's always nerve-racking to take off your clothes on film.
But doing it with a woman felt safer than with a man.
You know you can say, 'Don't grab me there:
That's where my cellulite is'!
- Naomi Watts

It's like all guys want to do is make a dunk,
grab their shirt and yell out and scream -
they could be down 30 points but that's what they do.
Okay, so you made a dunk.
Get back down the floor on defense!
- Oscar Robertson

If it's something that reaches out and grabs me,
I want to do it.
I have a lot of trouble doing things that don't grab me.
So, I'm not a very good actor in that way.
I can't fake it.
- Clancy Brown

Imagine all the people living life in peace.
You may say I'm a dreamer,
but I'm not the only one.
I hope someday you'll join us,
and the world will be as one.
- John Lennon

Everybody's a dreamer.
- John Lithgow

I am a dreamer.
Seriously, I'm living on another planet.
- Eva Green

Oh, I was never a businessman.
I was a visionary, a dreamer.
- Jim Bakker

The dreamer can know no truth, not even about his dream,
except by awaking out of it.
- George Santayana

I was always a dreamer, in childhood especially.
People thought I was a little strange.
- Charley Pride

He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher...
or, as his wife would have it, an idiot.
- Douglas Adams

Every great dream begins with a dreamer.
Always remember, you have within you the strength,
the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.
- Harriet Tubman

A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight,
and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.
- Oscar Wilde

Only the dreamer shall understand realities,
though in truth his dreaming must be not out of proportion to his waking.
- Margaret Fuller

Married or unmarried, young or old, poet or worker,
you are still a dreamer, and will one time know,
and feel, that your life is but a dream.
- Donald G. Mitchell

If I were asked to name the chief benefit of the house,
I should say: the house shelters day-dreaming,
the house protects the dreamer, the house allows one to dream in peace.
- Gaston Bachelard

An artist is a dreamer consenting to dream of the actual world.
- George Santayana

I prefer to be a dreamer among the humblest,
with visions to be realized, than lord among those
without dreams and desires.
- Khalil Gibran

My diary is a mirror telling the story of a dreamer who,
a long long time ago went through life the way one reads a book.
- Anais Nin

A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer,
a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure.
- Charlie Chaplin

We have to remember that Dr. King was not an idle dreamer.
Dr. King was a man of action.
If Dr. King were here, he would challenge us and exhort us.
- Marc Morial

It's not the size of the dreamer, it's the size of the dream.
- Josh Ryan Evans

I was a great dreamer of day dreams.
- Abraham Cahan

Be a dreamer.
If you don't know how to dream, you're dead.
- Jim Valvano


Thank you for visiting: Arthur Ransome Quotes.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

You can also browse my large collection of Inspirational Quotes.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Inspirational Quotes






All materials & writings are copyright ©. You may read about our disclaimer, our privacy policy,
our copyright policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, and the list of all our websites.