Quotes of Closed

“ If you're going to be crazy, you have to get paid for it or else you're going to be locked up. ”

- Hunter S. Thompson

“ The same fence that shuts others out shuts you in. ”

- William Taylor Copeland

“ A clever, imaginative, humorous request can open closed doors and closed minds. ”

- Percy Ross

“ The closed mind, if closed long enough, can be opened by nothing short of dynamite. ”

- Gerald W. Johnson

“ When you try to define a purity as being something that's closed and limited, you're not talking about the music that I play called jazz. ”

- Herbie Hancock

“ I could have closed down bits of British Home Stores to make more money but it's not my style. I want to make my money as a retailer, not by putting people out of work. ”

- Philip Green

“ We did it Disneyland, in the knowledge that most of the people I talked to thought it would be a financial disaster - closed and forgotten within the first year. ”

- Walt Disney

“ There is something beautiful about all scars of whatever nature. A scar means the hurt is over, the wound is closed and healed, done with. ”

- Harry Crews

“ We don't want an America that is closed to the world. What we want is a world that is open to America. ”

- George H. W. Bush

“ The only place opportunity cannot be found is in a closed-minded person. ”

- Bo Bennett

“ Texas has a lot of challenges, but if I choose to run I will talk about opening democracy to mainstream Texans and not just to a closed circle of entrenched ideologues. ”

- Chris Bell

“ When the missionaries first came to Africa they had the Bible and we had the land. They said, "Let us pray". We closed our eyes. When we opened them, we had the Bible and they had the land. ”

- Henry McNeal Turner

“ Your purse should not be closed so tightly that a kind impulse is not able to open it. ”

- Marcus Tullius Cicero

“ You may live in an imperfect world but the frontiers are not closed and the doors are not all shut. ”

- Maxwell Maltz

“ When one door closes another door opens; but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us. ”

- Alexander Graham Bell

“ They believe that nothing will happen because they have closed their doors. ”

- Maurice Maeterlinck

“ Beauty is but a flower, Which wrinkles will devour; Brightness falls from the air; Queens have died young and fair; Dust hath closed Helen's eye. I am sick, I must die; Lord have mercy on us. ”

- Thomas Nash

“ I was publishing when I was 20, 21. And it really never stopped. ”

- Daniel Berrigan

“ New York came after me aggressively and that's what sealed the deal. ”

- Johnny Damon

“ I regard many of the neoconservatives as personal friends, but that's not stopped them from behaving with extraordinary viciousness towards those of us who raised the immigration issue. ”

- Peter Brimelow

“ If you're going to be a healer, it's not enough to read books and learn allegorical stories. you need to get your feet wet, get some clinical experience under your belt. ”

- Diane Frolov and Andrew Schneider

“ The longest day is soon ended. ”

- Pliny the Younger

“ The longest day is soon ended. ”

- Pliny the Elder

“ A language which we do not know is a fortress sealed. ”

- Marcel Proust

“ Christianity is completed Judaism or it is nothing. ”

- Benjamin Disraeli

“ Nothing sickens me more than the closed door of a library. ”

- Barbara Tuchman

“ What happens was, I was a baby and I was crawling along and she closed the garage door on me. That's why I'm a bit skitz! ”

- Lee Ryan

“ I took a look around the office. I walked out and closed the door behind me. I knew that I would not be back there again. ”

- Richard M. Nixon

“ An open-door policy doesn't do much for a closed mind. ”

- Bob Nelson

“ The watchful mother tarries nigh, though sleep has closed her infants eyes. ”

- John Keble
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