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Neil Tennant Quotes

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The big gay clubs like Heaven started having mixed nights in the late '80s.
- Neil Tennant

Since we started, Chris and I had theatrical ambitions.
- Neil Tennant

She's a very charismatic character, and she holds the whole play together.
- Neil Tennant

I think the world should be one community.
- Neil Tennant

 

I didn't want to wear a checked shirt and grow a mustache -
that's what you had to do,
and everyone did.
- Neil Tennant

She's been a smack addict, she's had big success in Europe in the '70s,
and she's lost everything.
She's been rediscovered in the '80s,
and as we meet her she's just about to sign a new recording contract.
- Neil Tennant

There's also a subplot about a guy who manages pop groups.
Dave is a very ambitious boy, and he gets offered an
audition but only wants to do it on his terms and conditions.
He wants to maintain his integrity.
- Neil Tennant

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When I was I younger I didn't want to be gay.
Not because I was scared of the sexual thing;
I didn't want to be a clone.
Now this was in the late '70s.
- Neil Tennant

To a certain extent, this tour is a celebration of
individuality and that you can invent and reinvent yourself.
You should have the power to be able to do that.
Sexuality is a part of that.
It should release you.
It doesn't have to be an issue.
It shouldn't box you in.
- Neil Tennant

He comes to London and gets a job in a nightclub,
a gay club, where he's known as Straight Dave by the bar staff -
and no one believes he's as straight as he claims to be.
He meets the daughter of the club manager,
and he has an affair with her.
- Neil Tennant

I think there's an element where people get very comfortable in their ghetto.
Which is fair enough.
- Neil Tennant

We shouldn't feel restricted by our sexuality,
and our sexuality doesn't have to be a cultural choice.
That's an amazing variety of music within those five main performers.
- Neil Tennant

I think we've come a long way since then.
The big thing that changed was when ecstasy came along in Britain.
- Neil Tennant

A lot of what used to be known as gay culture -
broadly speaking,
homoeroticism and being camp - has been brought into mainstream culture.
I think we should be moving to an era where it's just sex.
- Neil Tennant

Because some people have sex with people of the same sex,
an entire culture has been created, broadly speaking,
out of oppression.
Which in a rational world would not be an issue.
- Neil Tennant

They've pursued their own agendas, and they've done
what they've wanted to do and not pursued traditional
careers in the music industry.
They've followed their own instincts,
and they are in many ways maverick performers.
- Neil Tennant

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

I'm always uneasy with messages.
I think if there is a message, it's about taking control of your life.
Not becoming a victim.
Be true to yourself.
In essence it's about love in the drug culture.
- Neil Tennant

It was most exciting when people first came up on the
stage and then when they came back for the encore.
We wanted to make a show that kept on developing,
that was interesting, so we tried to do that with our live shows.
- Neil Tennant

We decided we didn't want to do a musical for TV because
the idea of writing a musical that would be seen on
television once seems insane.
- Neil Tennant

We've been working on a new album, which is going to come out next spring,
which is very different, a change of style for us -
it's going to be almost like rock music.
- Neil Tennant

We hope we are moving toward a world where sexual orientation is not an issue,
because we hate the idea of a gay ghetto.
I think that it's a real shame that people become restricted
by their sexuality or define their whole lives by their sexuality.
- Neil Tennant

We thought it would be great to see if you could put
pop music back into musical theater.
- Neil Tennant

At one time musical theater, particularly in the '40s and '50s,
was a big source of pop songs.
That's how musical theater started, really -
it was just a way of linking several pop songs for the stage.
- Neil Tennant

The first song is called "London." It's about two Russian
soldiers who desert the Russian army and escape to London,
where they indulge in a life of crime.
- Neil Tennant

When we did concerts, we wanted them to be theatrical events -
collaborations with designers,
choreographers, and directors - because we thought
traditional rock concerts were boring.
- Neil Tennant

Think big thoughts but relish small pleasures.
- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Winners Dream Big Dreams.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Worry often gives a small thing a big shadow.
- Swedish Proverb

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)

The big question is whether you are going to be able
to say a hearty yes to your adventure.
- Joseph Campbell

We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children
that makes the heart too big for the body.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Life is a great big canvas,
and you should throw all the paint you can on it.
- Danny Kaye

Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated;
you can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.
- David Lloyd George

Death is just life's next big adventure.
- J. K. Rowling

A big part of letting go is recognizing
when it is time to stay in a situation
and when it is time to move on.
- Darren L. Johnson

Your big opportunity may be right where you are now.
- Napoleon Hill

Just because an animal is large, it doesn't mean he doesn't want kindness;
however big Tigger seems to be, remember that he wants as much kindness as Roo.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
- Winston Churchill

Nothing big ever came from being small.
- William J. Clinton

Hang tough... big girl panties today.
- Anonymous humor

Life is like dancing.
If we have a big floor, many people will dance.
Some will get angry when the rhythm changes.
But life is changing all the time.
- don Miguel Ruiz

We should be too big to take offense
and too noble to give it.
- Abraham Lincoln

Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back
and realize they were the big things.
- Robert Brault

It takes a big cat to be number 2.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Believe in yourself. Dream big dreams.
Set important goals. Take action on those goals.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Little minds have little worries,
big minds have no time for worries.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

When you see someone putting on his Big Boots,
you can be pretty sure that an Adventure is going to happen.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

Big sisters are the crabgrass in the lawn of life.
- Linus Van Pelt in Charles M. Schulz' Peanuts cartoon

Our problems are man-made, therefore they may be solved by man.
And man can be as big as he wants.
No problem of human destiny is beyond human beings.
- John F. Kennedy

There's a big difference between a handout and a helping hand.
One's charity, the other's friendship.
- Little Joe' Cartwright in Bonanza - Rain from Heaven

If you know what to do to reach your goal,
it's not a big enough goal.
- Bob Proctor

Work Hard. Do your best. Keep your word.
Never get too big for your britches.
Trust in God. Have no fear;
and Never forget a friend.
- Harry S. Truman

When life gets you down -
just put on your big girl panties and deal with it.
- Anonymous humor

I am the literary equivalent of a Big Mac and Fries.
- Stephen King

It's the little things you do
that can make a big difference.
What are you attempting to accomplish?
What little thing can you do today
that will make you more effective?
You are probably only one step away from greatness.
- Bob Proctor

All successful people men and women are big dreamers.
They imagine what their future could be,
ideal in every respect,
and then they work every day toward
their distant vision,
that goal or purpose.
- Brian Tracy

If you can build a business up big enough,
it's respectable.
- Will Rogers

People make a big fuss over you when you're President.
But I'm very serious about doing everything I can
to make sure that it doesn't go to my head.
- Jimmy Carter

Go big or go home.
Because it's true.
What do you have to lose?
- Eliza Dushku

The world is changing very fast.
Big will not beat small anymore.
It will be the fast beating the slow.
- Rupert Murdoch

Laws are spider webs through which the big flies pass
and the little ones get caught.
- Honore de Balzac

People who don't take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year.
People who do take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year.
- Peter Drucker

To make pictures big is to make them more powerful.
- Robert Mapplethorpe

I grew up in a big family with a lot of kids around,
and I definitely want to have children as well.
- Heidi Klum

We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.
- Harrison Ford

My bottom is so big it's got its own gravitational field.
- Carol Vorderman

When I was younger, my family would go camping and fishing on our ranches.
My dad loves being around all kinds of animals.
He's the one who got me to be a really big animal lover.
- Paris Hilton

I believe the world is one big family,
and we need to help each other.
- Jet Li

I am happy to make money.
I want to make more money, make more music,
eat Big Macs and drink Budweisers.
- Kid Rock

Adolescence is just one big walking pimple.
- Carol Burnett


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