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Billy Ocean Quotes

Please enjoy these encouraging quotes by Billy Ocean.

Suddenly life has new meaning to me,
there's beauty up above and things we never take notice of,
you wake up suddenly you're in love.
- Billy Ocean

Start by doing what's necessary;
then do what's possible;
and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
- St. Francis of Assisi

The moment we want to believe something,
we suddenly see all the arguments for it,
and become blind to the arguments against it.
- George Bernard Shaw

No great thing is created suddenly.
- Epictetus

 

When you become centered, suddenly there is great freedom
because you know you are not the mind and you are not the body.
- Osho

No greater thing is created suddenly,
any more than a bunch of grapes or a fig.
If you tell me that you desire a fig,
I answer you that there must be time.
Let it first blossom, then bear fruit, then ripen.
- Epictetus

Sometimes, if you stand on the bottom rail of a bridge
and lean over to watch the river slipping slowly away beneath you,
you will suddenly know everything there is to be known.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

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Preparation for old age should begin not later than one's teens.
A life which is empty of purpose until 65 will not
suddenly become filled on retirement.
- Dwight L. Moody

Old age comes on suddenly, and not gradually as is thought.
- Emily Dickinson

Well, it seems to me that the best relationships -
the ones that last -
are frequently the ones that are rooted in friendship.
You know, one day you look at the person
and you see something more than you did the night before.
Like a switch has been flicked somewhere.
And the person who was just a friend is...
suddenly the only person you can ever imagine yourself with.
- Dana Scully

Die, v.: To stop sinning suddenly.
- Elbert Hubbard

One's mind has a way of making itself up in the background,
and it suddenly becomes clear what one means to do.
- A. C. Benson

Like a welcome summer rain, humor may suddenly cleanse and cool the earth,
the air and you.
- Langston Hughes

Suddenly, I realised: this was what I wanted to do.
I didn't know how to do it; I just knew acting felt right.
- Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio

Suddenly Star Wars came out while we were on hiatus,
and we looked like the old Buck Rogers series,
where they had cigarette smoke blowing out the back of the rocket ship.
- Gregory Harrison

I just couldn't go back to Suddenly Susan after David Strickland's suicide.
I didn't see how we could make the show light and funny any more.
- Judd Nelson

You can never fully put your finger on the reason why you're suddenly,
inexplicably compelled to explore one life as opposed to another.
- Daniel Day-Lewis

Having seen a non-market economy, I suddenly understood
much better what I liked about a market economy.
- Esther Dyson

Young Jimmy Dean fell off the world as suddenly as he had come.
- Mercedes McCambridge

Whatever talents I possess may suddenly diminish or suddenly increase.
I can with ease become an ordinary fool.
I may be one now.
But it doesn't do to upset one's own vanity.
- Dylan Thomas

After I retired and came off the road,
I gathered up all my musical instruments and suddenly,
I wanted them all to be perfect.
- Tom T. Hall

I truly don't know why it was ended,
though.
It was suddenly decided that that would be it.
They never said particularly why, because they were cut off in their prime.
- Derek Jacobi

Life that only a few hours before had glowed with enthusiasm and exultation,
suddenly paled and sickened.
- Fritz Kreisler

There is a kind of fear, approaching a panic,
that's spreading through the Baby Boom Generation,
which has suddenly discovered that it will have to
provide for its own retirement.
- Ron Chernow

None of us suddenly becomes something overnight.
The preparations have been in the making for lifetime.
- Gail Godwin

Everything can change at any moment,
suddenly and forever.
- Paul Auster

It is dishonest the way that people suddenly think they've found guitars,
and wear their guitar as a badge.
- Pete Waterman

What if we all suddenly get carried away thinking -
who will be left to act?
- Andrei Platonov

Character...
is a habit, the daily choice of right over wrong;
it is a moral quality which grows to maturity in peace
and is not suddenly developed on the outbreak of war.
- Charles Wilson

My star was kind of fading towards the end of the '60s
and suddenly I got this call from Fellini,
who just appeared to kind of love me!
- Terence Stamp

But once you become active in something,
something happens to you.
You get excited and suddenly you realize you count.
- Studs Terkel

He suddenly found himself on the precipice of utility.
- J. F. Powers

We sometimes encounter people, even perfect strangers,
who begin to interest us at first sight,
somehow suddenly, all at once, before a word has been spoken.
- Fyodor Dostoevsky

When did I realize I was God? Well, I was praying and
I suddenly realized I was talking to myself.
- Peter O'Toole

I was a grad student at UC Berkeley when I bought my
Apple II and it suddenly because a lot more interesting than school.
- Andy Hertzfeld

Love is a snowmobile racing across the tundra and then suddenly it flips over,
pinning you underneath.
At night, the ice weasels come.
- Matt Groening

I suddenly discovered that acting made girls notice me.
- Ted Lange

Can anyone understand how it is to have lived in the White House and then,
suddenly, to be living alone as the President's widow?
- Jackie Kennedy

The old idea of a composer suddenly having a terrific
idea and sitting up all night to write it is nonsense.
Nighttime is for sleeping.
- Benjamin Britten

You will recognize your own path when you come upon it,
because you will suddenly have all the energy and imagination you will ever need.
- Jerry Gillies

Having a lot of people suddenly depending on me to
get the job done was a marvelous motivator.
The book and movie deals seemed to flip a switch in my head,
and off I went.
- Laura Hillenbrand

Then suddenly the Roman liturgy disappeared as we knew it.
- Richard Morris

Talk radio has made an enormous run around establishment media.
But the Interne is making an end run around talk radio.
Suddenly we're faced with an information age.
- Pete du Pont

Al Qaeda is still a threat.
We cannot pretend somehow that because Barack Hussein
Obama got elected as president,
suddenly everything is going to be OK.
- Barack Obama

A show is like having a climax.
It's like having an incredible, natural climax.
And then suddenly it's all finished,
and you don't know what to do next.
- Rod Stewart

Yesterday, December seventh, 1941, a date which will live in infamy,
the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately
attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

Within three months I had gone from being this black
sheep of the town to suddenly becoming a pop star.
- Alison Moyet

Then came the hostage crisis during which Carter did
nothing to rattle the ayatollahs who hung tough until
Ronald Reagan was inaugurated,
when they suddenly backed down.
- Alexander Haig

No one ever became extremely wicked suddenly.
- Juvenal

Whenever the people are for gay marriage or medical
marijuana or assisted suicide,
suddenly the "will of the people" goes out the window.
- Bill Maher

There was a period when I'd just come out of college
where I'd been playing classical guitar and I suddenly
realised that it wasn't what I wanted to do with the rest of my life.
- Andy Summers

I could always flip between emotions and be available
to suddenly do something new.
I think it's a part of playing, and you hang onto it when you're a kid.
- Dominic Monaghan

Yeah, but now suddenly - you know, universities are
notoriously market oriented,
too.
- Jim Harrison

Men make angry music and it's called rock-and-roll;
women include anger in their vocabulary and suddenly
they're angry and militant.
- Ani DiFranco

I think getting drunk is the key to flying comfortably.
A couple of bloody marys or several glasses of champagne,
and suddenly it's like you're on a roller coaster.
- Amanda Peet

People's identities as Indians, as Asians,
or as members of the human race, seemed to give way -
quite suddenly -
to sectarian identification with Hindu,
Muslim, or Sikh communities.
- Amartya Sen

Children don't understand about people loving each
other and then suddenly not.
- Gene Tierney

After all the work I've done, why should I suddenly
be treated as a bona fide actress?
- Eva Gabor

The profoundest thoughts of the philosophers have something trickle about them.
A lot disappears in order for something to suddenly
appear in the palm of the hand.
- Elias Canetti

I was just standing around and suddenly I was cast as an extra.
I hated it because I was so shy.
- Dwayne Hickman

It's the equivalent of putting on the brakes suddenly while driving uphill.
- John Gunther

I'm always annoyed about why black people have to bear
the brunt of everybody else's contempt.
If we are not totally understanding and smiling,
suddenly we're demons.
- Toni Morrison

Suddenly I had a contract and I was earning lots of money.
- Diane Cilento

I was traveling in Europe with Paul and suddenly realized
my passport still said I was Mrs.
Sampson.
- Shelley Duvall

We all want what's been suddenly disallowed.
- Charles Olson

Television news is like a lightning flash.
It makes a loud noise, lights up everything around it,
leaves everything else in darkness and then is suddenly gone.
- Hodding Carter

My life collapsed.
People ran from me because suddenly it was 'Oh my God!
It's over for her now!'
- Nicole Kidman

I had some eyeglasses.
I was walking down the street when suddenly the prescription ran out.
- Steven Wright

When you have a great and difficult task,
something perhaps almost impossible,
if you only work a little at a time,
every day a little, suddenly the work will finish itself.
- Isak Dinesen

'Suddenly Susan' is my life.
- Brooke Shields

If you don't have a spiritual practice in place when times are good,
you can't expect to suddenly develop one during a moment of crisis.
- Doug Coupland


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