Quotes of Agitation

“ I don't think it's nervousness. ”

- Bill Parcells

“ A mind free from all disturbance is Yoga. ”

- Patanjali

“ We sat around one night and thought that people are going to look back and say, I can't imagine there was a lot of excitement about HER going up! ”

- Christa McAuliffe

“ Agitation is the marshalling of the conscience of a nation to mold its laws. ”

- Robert Peel

“ Those who profess to favor freedom, yet deprecate agitation, are men who want crops without planting up the ground. They want rain without thunder or lightening. They want the ocean without the awful roar of its many waters. The struggle may not be a moral one; or it may be a physical one; or it may be both moral and physical; but it must be a struggle… ”

- Frederick Douglas

“ There was a lot of pessimism at the end of the year and rightly so. So yesterday was a pleasant surprise. But after that kind of day, if we're down 20 or 50 points (on the Dow) today, I'm not worried. What you want to see over the next few days and weeks is generally a continuation of that positive trend on better volume. ”

- John Hughes

“ The creative habit is like a drug. The particular obsession changes, but the excitement, the thrill of your creation lasts. ”

- Henry Moore

“ I miss performing before a live audience-the energy and excitement-there's nothing to compare with it. ”

- Rita Mero

“ Anything outside marriage seems like freedom and excitement. ”

- Jeanette Winterson

“ Unrest of spirit is a mark of life. ”

- Karl A. Menninger

“ We have been through this is biennial convulsion four or five different times over the past 10 or 12 years, and now it appears that we are going through this quiet agony all over again. ”

- Everett Dirksen

“ Its going to be a squeeze, but we have got to put our men and women in uniform ahead of everything else. We've got to be treating our reservists fairly before we move on to other procurements. ”

- Mark Dayton

“ I think the race has everything. I think it has difficulty, it has joy, it has excitement, it even has death. ”

- Lance Armstrong

“ I put everything I can into the mulberry of my mind and hope that it is going to ferment and make a decent wine. How that process happens, I'm sorry to tell you I can't describe. ”

- John Hurt

“ A soul is but the last bubble of a long fermentation in the world. ”

- George Santayana

“ Sirius Satellite Radio is where the excitement, creativity and energy that FM once had is gravitating to, today and tomorrow. ”

- Howard Stern

“ The sense of the group was excitement. ”

- Alan King

“ It was such a great dramatic device,... For one thing, it was really slow, so there was plenty of time to make some great dramatic proclamations, like `Honey, I love you.'. ”

- Robert Thompson

“ That's wonderful for a city and a team, to have that kind of excitement. ”

- Joe Torre

“ The frontiers were sort of wide open. It was that sense of excitement that we really wanted to spark in everybody else wherever we went. ”

- Bill Gates

“ Obviously you've gotta create your own excitement. That's what Randy has to do, and I don't think that's going to be a problem. ”

- Joe Torre

“ The language of excitement is at best picturesque merely. You must be calm before you can utter oracles. ”

- Henry David Thoreau

“ We don't have a date just yet. There is so much excitement going on. ”

- Katie Holmes

“ If anything, the overriding emotion is gonna just be excitement. ”

- Christa McAuliffe

“ This offers the fans, I think, the almost certainty that there will be nothing but baseball to worry about. The focus will be on baseball and not on labor unrest. ”

- Jim Bunning

“ It is development, not poverty, that causes upheaval and terrorism. ”

- Robert D. Kaplan

“ Turbulence is life force. It is opportunity. Let's love turbulence and use it for change. ”

- Ramsay Clark

“ It is odd but agitation or contest of any kind gives a rebound to my spirits and sets me up for a time. ”

- Lord Byron

“ The greater the feeling of inferiority that has been experienced, the more powerful is the urge to conquest and the more violent the emotional agitation. ”

- Alfred Adler

“ The work resembles a breech delivery-one which is expressed in rhythmic lurches, stabs of phrase and vocal ornamentation designed to express agitation rather than decorative grace. ”

- Bernard Holland
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