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Kiri Te Kanawa Quotes

Please enjoy these encouraging quotes by Kiri Te Kanawa.

I felt that the studio recording process makes you stand still too long.
- Kiri Te Kanawa

I only have so much energy, so something had to go.
This is why, at the end of the day, I've preserved
my sanity for the children and also manage to do my best at work.
- Kiri Te Kanawa

When I perform Strauss, it is as if the music fits me like a glove.
My voice seems to lie in a happy area in this music,
which is lyrical and passionate at the same time.
- Kiri Te Kanawa

We sing these songs for the everyday occasions of life,
and they are very close to the hearts of our people.
- Kiri Te Kanawa

 

I knew that I could be more creative onstage,
to state my own case and deliver my own interpretation
of the role much more aggressively than in the recording studio.
- Kiri Te Kanawa

When I'm alone at home, I really prefer to listen to
Wagner's orchestral music rather than any vocal music.
I find it illuminating not to have to pay attention
to voices in the recordings.
- Kiri Te Kanawa

The best and most beautiful things in the world
cannot be seen or even touched.
They must be felt with the heart.
- Helen Keller

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The most beautiful things in the world
cannot be seen or even touched,
they must be felt with the heart.
- Helen Keller

Affirmation:
All people are my heart-felt brothers and sisters.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The chains of habit are too weak to be felt
until they are too strong to be broken.
- Samuel Johnson

The best effort of a fine person
is felt after we have left their presence.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

No one ever told me that grief felt so like fear.
- C. S. Lewis

I'm more comfortable with whatever's wrong with me
than my father was whenever he felt he failed or didn't
measure up to the standard he set.
- John Malkovich

I wish my mother had left me something about how she felt growing up.
I wish my grandmother had done the same.
I wanted my girls to know me.
- Carol Burnett

Family life was wonderful.
The streets were bleak.
The playgrounds were bleak.
But home was always warm.
My mother and father had a great relationship.
I always felt 'safe' there.
- Robert Cormier

I have felt cats rubbing their faces against mine and
touching my cheek with claws carefully sheathed.
These things, to me, are expressions of love.
- James Herriot

Give your time and efforts freely or not at all.
When you are tempted to say,
"Oh, if I have to, I'll skip my golf game
and watch my daughter play soccer," don't do it.
Either generate the heart-felt emotion
to make the free-will gift,
"I'd love to watch your game today, Sandy,"
or the honesty to decline the request gracefully.
Martyrdom doesn't create happiness
for any of the parties involved.
An honest, "No" is preferable to a coerced "Yes."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I always felt that the great high privilege,
relief and comfort of friendship was that one had to explain nothing.
- Katherine Mansfield

I have been dairy free for several years,
and I started because I felt it was going to reduce my allergies,
which it did, and help me lose weight,
which it did.
- Fran Drescher

I decided to devote my life to telling the story because
I felt that having survived I owe something to the dead.
and anyone who does not remember betrays them again.
- Elie Wiesel

Old age has got to start creeping up on me one day soon,
and frankly I'm very scared.
I don't want to be old.
I've always felt so young.
And I want to stay that way.
- David Niven

I felt like a loser.
I was unhappy as a child most of the time.
We were terribly poor and I hated my size.
- Don Knotts

I felt they had really moved the characters in a direction
that was very interesting.
The family had really felt the impact of what had happened to the.
- JoBeth Williams

I've never felt that using something with tongue in
cheek has been a bad thing.
- John Schlesinger

I didn't have a lot of communication with Elvis.
You had to go through a barricade to get to Elvis.
It was people hanging on every word,
and I felt very uncomfortable a lot of times.
- Mac Davis

I learned more complex ways to manipulate the manipulators,
to bring attention to issues about which I felt passionate.
- Joey Skaggs

But then when he left, I realized that it was harder
to write songs and feel spiritually connected to art and music as a band.
When he came back I felt it again, instantaneously.
- Anthony Kiedis

However, I began to submit poems to British magazines,
and some were accepted.
It was a great moment to see my first poems published.
It felt like entering a tradition.
- Helen Dunmore

I have never been in a natural place and felt that it was a waste of time.
I never have.
And it's a relief.
If I'm walking around a desert or whatever,
every second is worthwhile.
- Viggo Mortensen

I came up in a family oriented towards the sick,
so I always felt an obligation for doing something.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

You burned the city of London in our houses and we felt the flames.
- Archibald MacLeish

I felt strongly that since the pursuit of good science
was so difficult it was essential that the problem
being studied was an important one to justify the effort expanded.
- Paul Nurse

Career is too pompous a word.
It was a job, and I have always felt privileged to
be paid for what I love doing.
- Barbara Stanwyck

I always felt rock and roll was very,
very wholesome music.
- Aretha Franklin

I didn't volunteer; they asked me.
I felt a duty to testify.
- Ramsey Clark

He felt the loyalty we feel to unhappiness -
the sense that is where we really belong.
- Graham Greene

I constantly felt (as I suppose many an ambitious girl
has felt) a thumping from within unanswered by any beckoning from without.
- Anna Julia Cooper

We all now tell stories by cutting from one dramatic scene to the next,
whereas Victorian novelists felt free to write long
passages of undramatic summary.
- Ken Follett

What I do is draw but if you make an animated feature
obviously it takes a whole team of people,
and Zippy is my work.
I felt that turning it over to a team of people would be wrong.
- Bill Griffith

It just felt like the right time to focus on solo material.
- Robin Gibb

Just because I was almost 62, I did not feel decrepit
and felt I wasn't finished being a soldier yet.
- Gerald Griffin

When we were doing a scene, lots of times we would collapse giggling,
because it seemed so silly because it felt like we
were doing a home movie at times.
- Illeana Douglas

Although a soldier by profession, I have never felt
any sort of fondness for war,
and I have never advocated it, except as a means of peace.
- Ulysses S. Grant

There have been two popular subjects for poetry in the last few decades:
the Vietnam War and AIDS,
about both of which almost all of us have felt deeply.
- Thom Gunn

I could write songs as bad as Wham's if I really felt the urge to,
but what's the point?
- Robert Smith

It's always felt natural, because I'm generally very comfortable with people.
- Bruce Springsteen

The Clinton administration hated us,
and it was a terrible struggle with them.
I think that they felt if they didn't play,
they could strangle us in our crib.
- Brit Hume

I've always felt like I was on the margins.
Once upon a time that's what independent used to mean.
- John Sayles

I used to have trouble in front of an audience.
I felt uncomfortable.
- Robert Goulet

I felt so painfully isolated that I vowed I would get
revenge on the world by becoming a famous cartoonist.
- Robert Crumb

I'm a grown man.
You know, I've been in a lot of scrapes,
but I never felt like I got so - there are probably
a lot of things I should have done that I didn't do.
- James Stockdale

I always felt Jimmy was trapped in Hollywood.
He felt it himself.
He loved aviation so much and he wanted to be able to do more of that.
He somehow just got stuck here.
- Kim Novak

I have always felt that if a man gives you a solid
gold key to his door he is entitled to the courtesy of a visit.
- Hedy Lamarr

When my mood was high, I seemed normal,
even buoyant.
I felt smarter.
I had secrets.
I could see God in a light bulb.
- Gene Tierney

Perhaps he wanted to be alone with Dr. G., who was
here, but he should have let me know.
At Hoffmann's I felt I was sitting on hot coals,
expecting him to arrive every moment.
- Eva Braun

I remember those days with Bergman with great nostalgia.
We were aware that the films were going to be quite important,
and the work felt meaningful.
- Max von Sydow

Well, I didn't really admit that I anywhere until my
daughter started school and I knew I couldn't pull
up and leave when I felt like it.
- Diane Lane

I was really nervous, intimidated by the whole thing-all
the people and all the buzzing,
and all the sitting around waiting.
I felt really small in this huge place.
- Kate Moss

The only reason I would write a sequel is if I were
struck by an idea that I felt to be equal to the original.
Too many sequels diminish the original.
- Dean Koontz

I understand what it feels like not to like aspects of yourself.
There have been times that I have felt really terrible about the way I look.
I have the seed of that feeling.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

And then, looking back at my first Olympics,
and when the pressure was on, in '94 and '98,
and looking back and going, wow.
I sensed and felt what Brian had gone through.
- Elvis Stojko

As I got more successful, I felt it was more incumbent
upon me to help the other people.
I did more and more and the more I did the more I wanted.
- Monty Hall

I felt I never needed to fight for a more prominent
songwriting and increased vocal role with the Cars.
- Benjamin Orr

Chains of habit are too light to be felt until they
are too heavy to be broken.
- Warren Buffett

Whatever my individual desires were to be free,
I was not alone.
There were many others who felt the same way.
- Rosa Parks

In my childhood I always felt that I was treated unjustly,
without a mother, sick, and with the threat of punishment
in Hell hanging over my head.
- Edvard Munch

I felt the need to tell stories to understand myself.
- Manuel Puig

Seek ye first the good things of the mind,
and the rest will either be supplied or its loss will not be felt.
- Francis Bacon

Ideas rose in clouds; I felt them collide until pairs interlocked,
so to speak, making a stable combination.
- Henri Poincare

At 26 I felt myself a victim rather than a victor in the realm of pictures.
- Gloria Swanson

Hopefully, that people could see a progression in my
performances because that's how it's always felt to me.
- Christian Slater


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