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Betty Rollin Quotes

Please enjoy these encouraging quotes by Betty Rollin.

Scratch most feminists and underneath there is a woman
who longs to be a sex object.
The difference is that is not all she wants to be.
- Betty Rollin

If something is important to you,
attend to it immediately, and regularly.
If something is not really important to you,
that's great also -
just scratch it off your to-do list forever,
and never worry about it again.
Choose how you invest your time, and honor your choices.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Happiness is having a scratch for every itch.
- Ogden Nash

I have a simple philosophy: Fill what's empty.
Empty what's full.
Scratch where it itches.
- Alice Roosevelt Longworth

 

In order to make an apple pie from scratch,
you must first invent the universe.
- Carl Sagan

Few people even scratch the surface,
much less exhaust the contemplation of their own experience.
- Randolph Bourne

Scratch a dog and you'll find a permanent job.
- Franklin P. Jones

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We'll take what the other team gives us.
We'll scratch where it itches.
- Hayden Fry

I'm just starting to scratch the surface of what really
makes me happy and it's taken me a while to admit that
acting like a little child and being a jerk and a punk is fun.
- Leonardo DiCaprio

People have often asked if I'm gay because I don't
go out of my way to spit and scratch and give people attitude.
- Jason Bateman

Scratch a Russian, and you'll find a peasant.
- Milla Jovovich

The opportunity for an entrepreneur to start a company
from scratch today is abysmal.
- David Geffen

When once the itch of literature comes over a man,
nothing can cure it but the scratching of a pen.
But if you have not a pen, I suppose you must scratch any way you can.
- Samuel Lover

It is expensive to start from scratch though.
- David Leslie

Scratch an artist and you surprise a child.
- James Huneker

I had to go into a studio and compose and write and
press up 12 songs in 14 hours.
When you're recording a song from scratch it takes
you 14 hours to do just one song.
- Grandmaster Flash

All you have to know is mathematically how many times
to scratch it and when to let it go -
when certain things will enhance the record you're listening to.
- Grandmaster Flash

Scratch a Yale man with both hands and you'll be lucky to find a coast-guard.
Usually you find nothing at all.
- F. Scott Fitzgerald

Scratch a pessimist and you find often a defender of privilege.
- William Beveridge

The kind of thing I'm good at is knowing every politician
in the state and remembering where he itches.
And I know where to scratch him.
- Earl Long

I rarely repeat playing the same role in a show.
I figured I'd plumbed 90 percent the first time around,
so let's move on to something where I'm starting from scratch.
- Hal Linden

Humor results when society says you can't scratch certain things in public,
but they itch in public.
- Tom Walsh

San Diego walked away with just a scratch.
- Susan Davis

Scratch the Christian and you find the pagan -
spoiled.
- Israel Zangwill

If you scratch a great photograph, you find two things;
a painting and a photograph.
- Janet Malcolm

After about 20 years of marriage, I'm finally starting
to scratch the surface of what women want.
And I think the answer lies somewhere between conversation and chocolate.
- Mel Gibson

I will never be able to create a budget from scratch
with the amount of time that I have,
but my instructions remain the same:
Give me a budget that has no new revenue.
- Christine Gregoire

I have no problem with starting from scratch.
- Leif Garrett

One learns to itch where one can scratch.
- Scott Reed

The urge to write poetry is like having an itch.
When the itch becomes annoying enough,
you scratch it.
- Robert Penn Warren

I don't think it's so much of a disadvantage setting up from scratch.
- David Leslie

Sometimes my boyfriend would write the lyrics and I would write the melody,
and other times I would start from scratch.
Or sometimes I would take a local poem and put that to music.
- Carly Simon

OK, boss, I don't mind shuffling, but I won't scratch my head.
- Ruby Dee

When the generation after me started getting on the cut,
a lot of them would call me over to hang out or go
jam and scratch and they were always separate from each other.
- Eric San

I love to act.
I need to act.
It's the big itch I need to scratch.
- Christopher Meloni

You don't hear things that are bad about your company unless you ask.
It is easy to hear good tidings, but you have to scratch to get the bad news.
- Thomas J. Watson

South Vietnam had to be built from scratch and,
from the very beginning, depended far too much on the Western superpowers.
As in the case of a person on public welfare,
this dependency, which became greater with each day,
was quite difficult to shake.
- Nguyen Cao Ky

A personal offense is like a scratch on a phonograph record.
I couldn't move my thoughts beyond my pain.
It kept repeating, as if I were stuck within its grooves.
There was only one way to play beyond it.
I had to forgive them, so my heart could take its form again.
- Laurel Lee

I think that show will go down in history...
people will scratch their heads and say 'How did this
ever get on the air?' I mean,
they finally have a planet that's populated with a
black race and then they present them as savage warriors,
and the men want the white girl!
- Denise Crosby

Even if the whole earth and sea were turned to gold,
they could hardly satisfy the avarice of a woman...
You can more easily scratch a diamond with your fingernail
than you can by any human ingenuity get a woman to
consent to giving any of her savings.
- Andreas Capellanus

I always start from scratch with a character -
they're never based on anyone else.
You get ideas of what people look like,
and I'm a great people watcher.
You can draw inspiration from people.
- Amanda Burton

Not only was it nearly impossible to hear because of
these huge rubber ears we had to wear,
but we also had these huge furry hands which were absolutely useless,
especially if you had to scratch yourself.
- Helena Bonham Carter

Vig used to call me 'Elf boy', and I'd call him 'filthy human'.
As an Elf, I never got a scratch on me,
never got dirty.
And Vig would come out with blood and sweat all over him.
And he'd say to me, 'Oh, go manicure your nails.'
- Orlando Bloom

I've been fortunate to come on places where the question
isn't why did I do it? The question to me is always,
why didn't anybody else do it before me? Those are
the ones that I scratch my head about.
- Todd McFarlane

My first course came and I put down my book,
and I just happened to put up my hand to scratch my
head and discovered that my toupee had been blown by
the wind and was folded over backwards on the top of my head!
- Derek Jacobi

For a while we were chasing a book by Graham Greene
to do Brighton Rock as a musical.
We didn't get the rights, so we decided to create something from scratch,
with Jonathan.
By that time we were big fans of his work.
- Neil Tennant

No one lives long enough to learn everything they need
to learn starting from scratch.
To be successful, we absolutely, positively have to
find people who have already paid the price to learn
the things that we need to learn to achieve our goals.
- Brian Tracy

Americans admire a people who can scratch a desert and produce a garden.
The Israelis have shown qualities that Americans identify with:
guts,
patriotism, idealism, a passion for freedom.
I have seen it.
I know.
I believe that.
- Richard M. Nixon

Our faith gives us knowledge of something better.
- E. F. Schumacher

Those who believe they can do something
and those who believe they can't
are both right.
- Henry Ford

Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are
something to do,
something to love,
and something to hope for.
- Joseph Addison

When a person doesn't have gratitude,
something is missing in his or her humanity.
A person can almost be defined by
his or her attitude toward gratitude.
- Elie Wiesel

You should never be content with so little,
when you can reach out for something big.
- Charles L. Allen
(This quote is about making a big difference
in the world - not about greed)

Abundance is not something we acquire.
It is something we tune into.
- Wayne Dyer

You can't live a perfect day without doing something
for someone who will never be able to repay you.
- John Wooden

Worrying is like a rocking chair,
it gives you something to do,
but it gets you nowhere.
- Glenn Turner

Every man and woman is born into the world
to do something unique and something distinctive;
and if he or she does not do it,
it will never be done.
- Benjamin E. Mays

You have enemies? Good.
That means you've stood up for something,
sometime in your life.
- Winston Churchill

Move out of your comfort zone. You can only
grow if you are willing to feel awkward and
uncomfortable when you try something new.
- Brian Tracy

Anger is a killing thing:
it kills the man who angers,
for each rage leaves him less than he had been before -
it takes something from him.
- Louis L'Amour

We tend to forget that happiness doesn't
come as a result of getting something we don't have,
but rather of recognizing and appreciating what we do have.
- Frederick Koenig

Truth is not defined by
how many people believe something.
Ask. Question. Think.
Decide - for yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

A hero is someone who has given his life to
something bigger than himself
or something other than himself.
- Joseph Campbell

If you love something, set it free;
if it comes back it's yours,
if it doesn't, it never was.
- Richard Bach

Every thought you think
and every word you speak
is affirming something.
- Louise L. Hay

A man who won't die for something is not fit to live.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Existence needs you.
Without you, something will be missing
in existence and nobody can replace it.
Thats what gives you dignity,
that the whole existence will miss you.
- Osho

We have to stop and be humble enough to understand
that there is something called mystery.
- Paulo Coelho

The ultimate test of a man's conscience
may be his willingness to sacrifice something today
for future generations whose words of thanks will not be heard.
- Gaylord Nelson

To be yourself in a world that
is constantly trying to make you something else
is the greatest accomplishment.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Be not merely good; be good for something.
- Henry David Thoreau


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