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Neneh Cherry Quotes

Please enjoy these encouraging quotes by Neneh Cherry.

I have absorbed my life now.
I am ready for my music to unfold.
I know time flies, but before the end of this year,
the album will be out.
Even if it kills me.
- Neneh Cherry

My kids love Ibiza and we feel committed to it because
we keep coming back to the same area.
People recognise us in shops now and we have a social life here.
We cook at home and have friends around.
- Neneh Cherry

It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed
in any subject as I am in mine.
- Charles Darwin

We are composed of self-contradictions.
Each of us is loving in some moments - hateful in others.
Patient and calm sometimes - harried by urgency at others.
Understanding - and self-absorbed.
Reassuring - and sarcastic.
Generous - and greedy.
Trusting - and jealous.
Comforting - and snappish.
Original - and stuck in a rut.
Thankful - and needy.
Forgiving - and vengeful.
Nurturing ourself - and stuffing ourself with fast food.
Honoring our bodies - and overstressing.
Being Joyful - and Suffering.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 

In America, life is introverted, self-absorbed -
and so is their music.
- Chris Barber

You need a balance in life between dealing with what's
going on inside and not being so absorbed in yourself that it takes over.
- Nigella Lawson

Good stories flow like honey.
Bad stories stick in the craw.
A bad story? One that cannot be absorbed on the first time of reading.
- Arthur Christiansen

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His claim to his home is deep, but there are too many ghosts.
He must absorb without being absorbed.
- Willie Morris

Like Confucius of old, I am so absorbed in the wonder
of the earth and the life upon it,
that I cannot think of heaven and the angels.
- Pearl S. Buck

The proof of a poet is that his country absorbs him
as affectionately as he has absorbed it.
- Walt Whitman

However, all gifts seem now to be absorbed in one and
a man must be either a Preacher or nothing.
- Adam Clarke

If you think my music is sentimental and self-absorbed,
I agree with you.
- James Taylor

When I play, I become entirely absorbed in the game.
It may be a form of concentration.
- Helen Wills Moody

Music has always been transnational;
people pick up whatever interests them,
and certainly a lot of classical music has absorbed
influences from all over the world.
- Yo-Yo Ma

All satire is blind to the forces liberated by decay.
Which is why total decay has absorbed the forces of satire.
- Theodor Adorno

It was stumbling on to really the bible of the blues,
you know, and a very powerful drug to be introduced
to us and I absorbed it totally,
and it changed my complete outlook on music.
- Eric Clapton

It was sort of his 'Brando' moment -
his very 'method' moment.
He just absorbed it and continued on.
- Barry Pepper

When a finished work of 20th century sculpture is placed
in an 18th century garden,
it is absorbed by the ideal representation of the past,
thus reinforcing political and social values that are no longer with us.
- Robert Smithson

Before my accident I was a little too...
selfish and self-absorbed and for me,
to now be at the place where I can kinda give back and inspire people.
I'm blessed.
I'm really blessed.
- Rick Allen

I'm approaching a period in my life though where I'd
like to be totally absorbed into music,
doing concerts, writing something.
Basically, that IS what I am doing.
- Roscoe Mitchell

A man is not idle because he is absorbed in thought.
There is a visible labor and there is an invisible labor.
- Victor Hugo

I do not exactly remember at what period I started
my museum which absorbed so much of my time.
- Pierre Loti

If there had been three public editors before me,
the body might have absorbed it a little bit better.
- Daniel Okrent

I have a lot of chameleon qualities,
I get very absorbed in my surroundings.
- River Phoenix

While the spoken word can travel faster,
you can't take it home in your hand.
Only the written word can be absorbed wholly at the
convenience of the reader.
- Kingman Brewster, Jr.

I've got to do something to make up for all those self-absorbed
and selfish years when I just,
you know, was taking drugs, sitting in my room,
doing bad things, whatever.
- Elton John

Calculating how much carbon is absorbed by which forests
and farms is a tricky task,
especially when politicians do it.
- Donella Meadows

As I absorbed life here and understood it better,
I just completely fell in love with England.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

I didn't learn stories, I just absorbed them.
- Donald Davis

I feel no need for any other faith
than my faith in the kindness of human beings.
I am so absorbed in the wonder of earth and the life upon it
that I cannot think of heaven and angels.
- Pearl S. Buck

In recent years, more and more of my time has become
absorbed by administrative work for the research council
of ETH-Z of which I am presently the president.
- Richard Ernst

There's so much importance in honoring your everyday hero.
It doesn't take money.
It doesn't take connections.
What matters is that people get involved.
Whether your passion is gun control or food or whatever it may be,
everybody needs to stop being so self-absorbed.
- Debi Mazar

I do not yet know why plants come out of the land or float in streams,
or creep on rocks or roll from the sea.
I am entranced by the mystery of them,
and absorbed by their variety and kinds.
Everywhere they are visible yet everywhere occult.
- Liberty Hyde Bailey

Painters have always needed a sort of veil upon which
they can focus their attention.
It's as though the more fully the consciousness is absorbed,
the greater the freedom of the spirit behind.
- Bridget Riley

Rations were scarcely issued, and the men about preparing supper,
when rumors that the enemy had been encountered that
day near Gettysburg absorbed every other interest,
and very soon orders came to march forthwith to Gettysburg.
- Joshua Chamberlain

I was totally absorbed in the real world,
the politics, the history, the news,
and I just couldn't find my way into the fictional world...
When I finally could return to writing the novel,
it was in fits and starts.
- David Guterson

In our gliding experiments we had had a number of experiences
in which we had landed upon one wing,
but the crushing of the wing had absorbed the shock,
so that we were not uneasy about the motor in case
of a landing of that kind.
- Orville Wright

I always looked upon the acts of racist exclusion,
or insult, as pitiable, from the other person.
I never absorbed that.
I always thought that there was something deficient about such people.
- Toni Morrison

Today, all patients accepted for treatment at St.
Jude's are treated without regard for the family's ability to pay.
Everything beyond what is covered by insurance is taken care of,
and for those without insurance, all of the medical
costs are absorbed by the hospital.
- Marlo Thomas

The doctors realized in retrospect that even though
most of these dead had also suffered from burns and blast effects,
they had absorbed enough radiation to kill them.
The rays simply destroyed body cells -
caused their nuclei to degenerate and broke their walls.
- John Hersey

The essays are very solipsistic and self-absorbed,
I'm totally conscious of that.
To me, book writing is fun, and I basically just write
about things that are entertaining to myself.
- Chuck Klosterman

I learned that you should feel when writing,
not like Lord Byron on a mountain top,
but like child stringing beads in kindergarten,
- happy, absorbed and quietly putting one bead on after another.
- Brenda Ueland

Lord, grant comfort, joy and health
to those I call friend,
to those I call enemy,
and to those I have cursed by my indifference.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Cursed is the man who dies, but the evil done by him survives.
- Abu Bakr

You love what you do, you are cursed with it,
and then you get known for being cursed with it.
- Armand Assante

Vexed sailors cursed the rain, for which poor shepherds prayed in vain.
- Edmund Waller

I'm a classic example of what can happen if you follow your inner voice.
I was cursed with interests and some talent in many different areas.
It confuses people.
- Dirk Benedict

Our Lord never condemned the fig tree because it brought
forth so much fruit that some fell to the ground and spoiled.
He only cursed it when it was barren.
- Edwin Louis Cole

Family jokes, though rightly cursed by strangers,
are the bond that keeps most families alive.
- Stella Benson

Cursed be he above all others Who's enslaved by love of money.
Money takes the place of brothers, Money takes the place of parents,
Money brings us war and slaughter.
- Anacreon

Our relationship was cursed by the fact that we agreed on everything.
- Elia Kazan

I hate the cursed Oriole fundamentals...
I've been doing them since 1964.
I do them in my sleep.
I hate spring training.
- Jim Palmer

Dreams are, by definition, cursed with short life spans.
- Candice Bergen

To me death is not a fearful thing.
It's living that's cursed.
- Jim Jones

I am one of those people who are blessed,
or cursed, with a nature which has to interfere.
If I see a thing that needs doing I do it.
- Margery Allingham

I'm cursed with empathy.
I'm also by nature way too opinionated.
- John Shirley

Honestly, I've been very blessed.
Yes, I am cursed with this gift.
- Wilmer Valderrama

That said, the question remains: how to strike the
balance between free speech and mutual respect in this mixed-up world,
both blessed and cursed with instant communication?
We should not fight fire with fire,
threats with threats.
- Timothy Garton Ash

Your mind, while blessed with permanent memory,
is cursed with lousy recall.
Written goals provide clarity.
By documenting your dreams, you must think about the
process of achieving them.
- Gary Ryan Blair

Curiosity, n. An objectionable quality of the female mind.
The desire to know whether or not a woman is cursed
with curiosity is one of the most active and insatiable
passions of the masculine soul.
- Ambrose Bierce

All morning they watched for the plane which they thought
would be looking for them.
They cursed war in general and PTs in particular.
At about ten o'clock the hulk heaved a moist sigh and turned turtle.
- John Hersey

Lord, grant that I might not so much
seek to be loved as to love.
- St. Francis of Assisi

I have a dream that one day every valley shall be exalted,
every hill and mountain shall be made low,
the rough places will be made straight
and the glory of the Lord shall be revealed
and all flesh shall see it together.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Our Lord has written the promise of the resurrection,
not in books alone, but in every leaf in spring-time.
- Martin Luther

Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace.
- St Francis of Assisi

Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace.
Where there is hatred, let me sow love.
- St. Francis of Assisi

Be the chief but never the lord.
- Lao Tzu

I am the lord of myself, accountable to none.
- Benjamin Franklin

O! beware, my lord, of jealousy;
It is the green-eyed monster which
doth mock the meat it feeds on.
- William Shakespeare

Common looking people are the best in the world:
that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
- Abraham Lincoln

I, the LORD your God, am a jealous God,
visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children
to the third and fourth generations.
- Exodus 20:5


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