Robert_Haigh's Quotes

Here's the list of quotes submitted by Robert_Haigh  —  There are currently 68 quotes total — keep up the great work!

I hate just showing up, hitting a mark, doing your work, and going home. It's very boring. But being part of the creation of the whole thing is very exciting.

Ben Gazzara  Famous Quote

added 8 hours ago

You achieve because you're lucky to work with people who are very talented.

Ben Gazzara  Famous Quote

added 8 hours ago

Everything makes me nervous - except making films.

Elizabeth Taylor  Famous Quote

added 1 day ago

Is there anything worn under the kilt? No, it's all in perfect working order.

Spike Milligan  Famous Quote

added 2 days ago

We had always been a real band; Heart was never a construct.

Ann Wilson  Famous Quote

added 5 days ago

People only look at me as a Beatle, but my friends look at me as a whole person. That's how life works, but it's not bugging me anymore.

Ringo Starr  Famous Quote

added 5 days ago

It's better to burn out than to fade away.

Neil Young  Famous Quote

added 6 days ago

I'm not afraid of dying I just don't want to be there when it happens.

Spike Milligan  Famous Quote

added 7 days ago

I spent many years laughing at Harry Secombe's singing until somebody told me that it wasn't a joke.

Spike Milligan  Famous Quote

added 7 days ago

I believe entertainment can aspire to be art, and can become art, but if you set out to make art you're an idiot.

Steve Martin  Famous Quote

added 7 days ago

Some actors seek parts similar to their personalities. But, I prefer undergoing a metamorphosis that depends on the role .

Ben Gazzara  Famous Quote

added 17 days ago

It's a really bad idea to be in a band and get involved with each other.

Ann Wilson  Famous Quote

added 17 days ago

One of the pleasures of being an actor is that it takes you places you wouldn't ordinarily go, and you don't enter as a tourist, you really enter the life of the place. You achieve because you're lucky to work with people who are very talented.

Ben Gazzara  Famous Quote

added 17 days ago

A game of chess is not an examination of knowledge; it is a battle of nerves.

David Ionovich Bronstein  Famous Quote

added 19 days ago

I might have made a tactical error not going to a physician for 20 years. It was one of those phobias that didn't pay off.

Warren Zevon  Famous Quote

added 19 days ago

Painting is with me but another word for feeling.

John Constable  Famous Quote

added 20 days ago

Landscape is my mistress - t'is to her that I look for fame - and all that the warmth of the imagination renders dear to man

John Constable  Famous Quote

added 20 days ago

I’ve found that sometimes when I get to some of the solos on numbers I’ve been doing since the early 90s, to play it with my normal ‘clean’ sound leaves something wanting. If I crank the amp a little, I get a bit more sustain and can do a little more with it. More voice-like, if you like.

Hank Marvin  Famous Quote

added 22 days ago

Some guitarists think of the USA as the only source of quality electric guitars, and for the most part they are correct. However, there are many of us who remember the superb range of guitars designed and made by BURNS GUITARS, a British company.

Hank Marvin  Famous Quote

added 22 days ago

I went through my whole life wanting to feel I belonged. I was very, very lonely, so I would marry people that I wasn't really in love with, and who weren't right for me, because I hoped they would be.

Lana Wood  Famous Quote

added 22 days ago

I did it because the offer of a record contract came along and it seemed like it might be more fun than being a waitress. Now, I'm not so sure.

Chrissie Hynde  Famous Quote

added 22 days ago

Confidence is usually a bluff – if you’re lucky you might have it, but frankly nobody will know the difference.

Chrissie Hynde  Famous Quote

added 22 days ago

If you don't become the ocean, you'll be seasick every day.

Leonard Cohen  Famous Quote

added 22 days ago

The nice thing about animation, you don't even really have to account for yourself. All of the physical stuff that you work on as an actor, you just throw away.

Paul Newman  Famous Quote

added 23 days ago

True happiness consists not in the multitude of friends, but in the worth and choice.

Ben Johnson  Famous Quote

added 24 days ago

The nicest thing is to open the newspapers and not to find yourself in them.

George Harrison  Famous Quote

added 24 days ago

I wanted to be successful, not famous.

George Harrison  Famous Quote

added 24 days ago

The House of Lords is like a glass of champagne that has stood for five days

Clement Atlee  Famous Quote

added 24 days ago

At that time a lot of young men didn't want to go to the war and kill. This guy that I fell in love with was one of those so he escaped to Canada and I followed him.

Ann Wilson  Famous Quote

added 24 days ago

It was darn nigh impossible for women in rock in the 70s. There wasn't a mold if you were a woman and you were in the entertainment in the 70s. You were probably a disco diva or a folk singer, or simply ornamental. Radio would play only one woman per hour.

Ann Wilson  Famous Quote

added 24 days ago

I'd have to say that my favorite thing is writing a song that really says how I feel, what I believe - and it even explains the world to myself better than I knew it.

Jackson Browne  Famous Quote

added 24 days ago

After five days in hospital I took a turn for the nurse.

Spike Milligan  Famous Quote

added 25 days ago

Apéritif: French for a set of dentures.

Spike Milligan  Famous Quote

added 25 days ago

Now I'm hiding in Honduras/ I'm a desperate man/ Send lawyers, guns and money/ The shit has hit the fan — lyrics from Lawyers, Guns and Money song. Copyright © Warren Zevon 1978

Warren Zevon  Famous Quote

added 25 days ago

There's nothing romantic, nothing grand, nothing heroic, nothing brave, nothing like that about drinking. It's a real coward's death.

Warren Zevon  Famous Quote

added 25 days ago

I missed jazz, kind of. And by the time I came to it in life, it was too intimidating to enjoy thoroughly.

Warren Zevon  Famous Quote

added 25 days ago

There's more beauty in truth, even if it is dreadful beauty.

John Steinbeck, East of Eden  Famous Quote

added 25 days ago

I believe a strong woman may be stronger than a man, particularly if she happens to have love in her heart. I guess a loving woman is indestructible.

John Steinbeck, East of Eden  Famous Quote

added 25 days ago

Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today.

James Dean  Famous Quote

added 26 days ago

Turning back the pages of my sweet shattered dream, I wonder if she'll ever do the same; And the thing that I call living is just being satisfied With knowing I've got no one left to blame.

Gordon Lightfoot  Famous Quote

added 27 days ago

I was a drummer in the bugle band in cadets. I marched. It's probably quite funny to look back on it.

Gordon Lightfoot  Famous Quote

added 27 days ago

I started writing songs in high school, so you had to write this stuff out and register it with the Library of Congress. You had to learn how to do that stuff.

Gordon Lightfoot  Famous Quote

added 27 days ago

I did a lot of canoe tripping earlier on. I was on 10 trips, and I would get the feel of the forest and the wilderness, you know, that I always knew was in my soul to begin with.

Gordon Lightfoot  Famous Quote

added 27 days ago

If a man can bridge the gap between life and death, if he can live on after he's dead, then maybe he was a great man.

James Dean  Famous Quote

added 28 days ago

These days I am a teetotal, mean-spirited, right-wing, narrow-minded, conservative Christian bigot, but not a racist.

Jane Russell  Famous Quote

added 28 days ago

He who rejects change is the architect of decay. The only human institution which rejects progress is the cemetery.

Harold Wilson  Famous Quote

added 28 days ago

I'm not a facelift person. I am what I am.

Robert Redford  Famous Quote

added 29 days ago

I'm not a preacher, and I'm certainly not a good example, but I have my own feelings about God. I'm kind of a nature guy. My cathedral is forests, or the prairies, or the beach.

Neil Young  Famous Quote

added 1 month ago

I'm not in it for the money. I like music. I love to write music. I can't imagine myself not playing or singing or writing. It would just drive me crazy if I didn't.

Paul Simon  Famous Quote

added 1 month ago

Music is forever; music should grow and mature with you, following you right on up until you die.

Paul Simon  Famous Quote

added 1 month ago

I love producing! It's so much fun to start with a blank canvas and create the picture you want to create and see it all come together.

Martina McBride  Famous Quote

added 1 month ago

There is not a single true chess player in the world whose heart does not beat faster at the mere sound of such long beloved and familiar words as gambit games.

David Ionovich Bronstein  Famous Quote

added 1 month ago

Chess is imagination.

David Ionovich Bronstein  Famous Quote

added 1 month ago

Chess is infinite and one has to make only one ill-considered move, and one's opponents wildest dreams will become reality.

David Ionovich Bronstein  Famous Quote

added 1 month ago

The most powerful weapon in chess is to have the next move.

David Ionovich Bronstein  Famous Quote

added 1 month ago

The purpose of human life and the sense of happiness is to give the maximum what the man is able to give.

Alexander Alekhine  Famous Quote

added 1 month ago

Chess for me is not a game, but an art. Yes, and I take upon myself all those responsibilities which an art imposes on its adherents.

Alexander Alekhine  Famous Quote

added 1 month ago

A good player is always lucky.

José Raúl Capablanca  Famous Quote

added 1 month ago

I see only one move ahead, but it is always the correct one.

José Raúl Capablanca  Famous Quote

added 1 month ago

Stardom is only a by-product of acting. I don't think being a movie star is a good enough reason for existing.

Natalie Wood  Famous Quote

added 1 month ago

I think my first instrument was a ukulele that they gave me. I used to know how to play that pretty well.

Don Henley  Famous Quote

added 1 month ago

Of course I'm ambitious. What's wrong with that? Otherwise you sleep all day.

Ringo Starr  Famous Quote

added 1 month ago

I'm barely prolific and incredibly lazy.

Tom Petty  Famous Quote

added 1 month ago

People take different roads seeking fulfillment and happiness. Just because they are not on your road does not mean they have gotten lost.

Jackson Browne  Famous Quote

added 1 month ago

Many people die of thirst but the Irish are born with one.

Spike Milligan  Famous Quote

added 1 month ago

Contraceptives should be used on every conceivable occasion.

Spike Milligan  Famous Quote

added 1 month ago

My father had a profound influence on me. He was a lunatic.

Spike Milligan  Famous Quote

added 1 month ago

Said Hamlet to Ophelia, I'll draw a sketch of thee. What kind of pencil shall I use? 2B or not 2B?

Spike Milligan  Famous Quote

added 1 month ago

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