Quotes of Astound

“ What a lovely surprise to finally discover how unlonely being alone can be. ”

- Ellen Burstyn

“ It's always kind of a shock the first time you see a movie that you worked on to see what's really inside the edit. And how much of it, you know? ”

- Rick Baker

“ Expect nothing, Live frugally on surprise. ”

- Alice Walker

“ It would have been more of a surprise if he wasn't getting it. ”

- Joe Torre

“ When we go back, it's a different lifestyle. What a shock. ”

- Alice Miller

“ It would surprise me very much if they don't do it. ”

- Charles Schumer

“ We are going to surprise! ”

- Benjamin Netanyahu

“ What occasions the greater part of the world's quarrels? Simply this: Two minds meet and do not understand each other in time enough to prevent any shock of surprise at the conduct of either party. ”

- John Keats

“ Whoever can surprise well must conquer. ”

- John Paul Jones

“ This is a pleasant surprise, Archie. I would not have believed it. That of course is the advantage of being a pessimist; a pessimist gets nothing but pleasant surprises, an optimist nothing but unpleasant. ”

- Nero Wolfe

“ Astound me! I'll wait for you to astound me. ”

- Serge Diaghilev

“ There are a lot of empty seats that are about to be filled with corporatists surrounded by corporate hospitality suites funded by $13 million of taxpayers money. That's a pretty sickly witches' brew for a private convention where corporations have poured $100 million into it… ”

- Ralph Nader

“ It amazes the will of Instinct. ”

- Kurt Cobain

“ We don't expect any major surprises. ”

- Marty Allen

“ A first visit to a madhouse is always a shock. ”

- Anna Freud

“ My life is so full of surprises, nothing surprises me any more. ”

- Kim Wilde

“ I am thrilled to be an Olympian, and I think that although we will be underdogs we can beat many teams and will be a surprise in Sydney. ”

- Steve Nash

“ It would have been more logical if silent pictures had grown out of the talkies instead of the other way around. ”

- Mary Pickford

“ We have turned the corner,... any deviations or surprises. ”

- Igor Ivanov

“ I never want to do the same things twice. I like surprises. ”

- Audrey Tautou

“ I knew it was a lot of hard work so I've had no surprises, no disappointments. ”

- Steve Ross

“ It was not a speech of surprises. Assuming other foreign ministries have been listening, I don't what they would have learned today that they already didn't know. ”

- Stephen Hess

“ That's how you get surprises, because what movies are all about is surprises. ”

- Peter Bart

“ I don't think of it as retaliation. I don't think of it as punishment. ”

- Donald Rumsfeld

“ Some analysts seemed to think the company would have an upside surprise,... But they reported right in line with what the consensus was. ”

- Frank Morgan

“ Frankly, I'm in shock. I just can't believe it...even though I had every reason to expect it. ”

- Jackie Mason

“ I don't think anyone ever gets over the surprise of how differently one audience's reaction is from another. ”

- Dick Cavett

“ My love for the theater has always been a priority. That hasn't changed. I got into acting that way. The film work that came up was really a surprise. ”

- Philip Seymour Hoffman

“ A story to me means a plot where there is some surprise. Because that is how life is - full of surprises. ”

- Isaac Bashevis Singer

“ Surprises, like misfortunes, seldom come alone. ”

- Charles Dickens
  • 1
  • 2