Tired quotes

  • [The U.S. government] was tired of treaties. They were tired of sacred hills. They were tired of ghost dances. And they were tired of all the inconveniences of the Sioux. So they brought out their cannons. 'You want to be an Indian now?' they said, finger on the trigger.
    -- Aaron Huey

    #God #Tired #Government

  • There is someone out there that will love you.They'll want you for you.Don't settle for less.Life is short and I'm tired of wasting it
    -- Abbi Glines

    #Love You #Tired #Life Is Short

  • Like an unexpected wet mop in the face of tired complacency, The Sovereignty Solution works on the receptive mind as a pry bar works on a tightly sealed box. Written with courage and passion, this is a book whose often counterintuitive clarity shakes entombed assumptions like an earthquake. Whether you end up convinced or not, you will never think about American national security the same way ever again.
    -- Adam Garfinkle

    #Book #Passion #Tired

  • I am not tired of my work, neither am I tired of the world; yet, when Christ calls me home, I shall go with gladness.
    -- Adoniram Judson

    #Home #Tired #World

  • It's always difficult, especially the U.S. Open, the last of the Grand Slams. It's always tough because you know, the season is very long. I really played a lot this year. Sometimes it's really hard to stay focused all the time because you're really tired after the whole season.
    -- Agnieszka Radwanska

    #Tired #Years #Long

  • Right now I am full of greed and vanity, so I cannot live with you like before. But may be we can meet like this. I think just being together and talking would be nice. But when we grow old, when greed and vanity will be completely gone, when I will be tired of singing can I return to that place too?
    -- Ai Yazawa

    #Nice #Tired #Thinking

  • I really got tired of it all. I was angry about the johns.
    -- Aileen Wuornos

    #Tired #Angry

  • Strangely, nothing makes me feel tired, fatigued, at all. I've gone days and nights without sleep, and still the mind is in such a positive space it just doesn't make you feel fatigued.
    -- Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

    #Tired #Sleep #Night

  • It feels wonderful to be go back to the 1940s and recreate the whole era through my clothes, voice and body language. I am tired of playing the larger-than-life hero.
    -- Akshay Kumar

    #Hero #Tired #Voice

  • Eat only when you are hungry. Drink only when you're thirsty. Sleep only when you're tired. Screw only when you're horny.
    -- Al Neuharth

    #Inspirational #Tired #Sleep

  • Growing up in a Canadian household that was more British than Big Ben, I dreamed of flying to England myself and visiting the places my family never tired of talking about. I always woke up before the plane landed.
    -- Alan Bradley

    #Growing Up #Tired #Talking

  • You do get really exhausted doing films. You work such long hours, and after a while, things can get out of perspective, just like if anyone's tired, things get on top of them.
    -- Alan Cumming

    #Tired #Long #Perspective

  • When I was on the air a lot my throat and vocal chords got tired. If you don't vary your tones you can't get pretty tired of your own voice.
    -- Alan Ladd

    #Tired #Air #Voice

  • I am tired of hustling.
    -- Alan Sugar

    #Tired #Hustle

  • maybe she had become tired of being the girlfriend of a condemned man. It also occured to me that maybe she was sick, or dead. These things happen. [...] Anyway, after that, remembering Marie meant nothing to me. That seemed perfectly normal to me, since I understood very well that people would forget me when I was dead.
    -- Albert Camus

    #Girlfriend #Tired #Men

  • A pitfall of making a comedy with a studio-and it's also an American cultural thing-is that I get tired of being encouraged to go always for laughs.
    -- Alexander Payne

    #Tired #Laughing #Pitfalls

  • I'm tired of hearing it said that democracy doesn't work. Of course it doesn't work. We are supposed to work it.
    -- Alexander Woollcott

    #Tired #Government #Democracy

  • I am like the she-wolf / I broke with the pack / I fled to the mountains / Growing tired of the flatlands.
    -- Alfonsina Storni

    #Tired #Mountain #Growing

  • Music that gentlier on the spirit lies, Than tired eyelids upon tired eyes.
    -- Alfred Lord Tennyson

    #Music #Lying #Tired

  • I was tired and I had overworked myself and burnt myself out. So I went to Egypt by myself. When I saw what was built there, it made me understand how powerful we are, that we can create anything. And I felt like I needed to create things that were timeless too.
    -- Alicia Keys

    #Powerful #Tired #Egypt

  • I guess people might just get tired of my face.
    -- Alicia Vikander

    #Tired #People #Might

  • There may be a certain amount of pleasurable excitement in running up to the top of a hillock in the hope of seeing your ball near the flag, but this kind of thing one gets tired of as one grows older.
    -- Alister MacKenzie

    #Running #Tired #Golf

  • I'm tired of liberals dividing this country up into little groups, setting them upon each other, breeding spite and envy, and then having the nerve to accuse conservatives of hatred.
    -- Allen West

    #Country #Tired #Envy

  • You learned that if you're tired enough, you can sleep sitting up. That the unendurable is perfectly endurable if you just take it a minute at a time, and when the alternative is no more minutes ever...
    -- Allison Pearson

    #Tired #Sleep #Alternatives

  • Industry executives sacrificed art for what sells and mega-stars now saturate the market with the same tired lyrics.
    -- Aloe Blacc

    #Art #Stars #Tired

  • Since a good part of my life has been wasted dealing with fools just like them, it's not worry I feel but weariness as I watch the approach of one more episode in the old, tired story of men who try to beat life, the smart ones who think they know it all and die with a look of surprise on their faces: at the final moment they always see the truth - they never really understood anything, never held anything in their hands. An old story, old and boring.
    -- Álvaro Mutis

    #Smart #Tired #Men

  • Some may say I'm perceptive" "And what would you say?" I ask, my voice edgy, tired of being toyed with. "I'd say I agree.
    -- Alyson Noel

    #Tired #Voice #May

  • life is not so long that one can grow tired of it
    -- Amin Maalouf

    #Tired #Long #Life Is

  • Too many of us dissipate our energy by being 'for all good causes,' attending meetings and passing resolutions, organizing and presenting petitions — all this effort to change others, when if we really got down to it we could use this energy to change ourselves… We become tired radicals because we use our weakest weapon: the ballot box, where we are always outnumbered, and refuse to use our strongest weapon: spiritual power.
    -- Ammon Hennacy

    #Spiritual #Tired #Effort

  • I will spend the rest of my life trying to make you happy, and when you get tired of looking at me, I promise I’ll sing.
    -- Amy Harmon

    #Tired #Promise #Trying

  • I am tired, Beloved, of chafing my heart against the want of you; of squeezing it into little inkdrops, And posting it.
    -- Amy Lowell

    #Missing You #Missing Someone #Tired

  • I must be mad, or very tired, When the curve of a blue bay beyond a railroad track Is shrill and sweet to me like the sudden springing of a tune, And the sight of a white church above thin trees in a city square Amazes my eyes as though it were the Parthenon.
    -- Amy Lowell

    #Sweet #Eye #Tired

  • Sleep is out... tired is the new black.
    -- Amy Poehler

    #Tired #Sleep #Motherhood

  • I have realized that mystery is what keeps people away, and I've grown tired of smoke and mirrors. I yearn for the clean, well-lighted place. So let's peek behind the curtain and hail the others like us. The open-faced sandwiches who take risks and live big and smile with all of their teeth. These are the people I want to be around. This is the honest way I want to live and love and write.
    -- Amy Poehler

    #Writing #Tired #Mirrors

  • I felt foolish and tired, as if I had been running to escape someone chasing me, only to look behind to discover there was no one there.
    -- Amy Tan

    #Running #Tired #Looks

  • I hope people don't get tired of looking at me.
    -- Ana Beatriz Barros

    #Tired #People

  • We had various kinds of tape-recorded concerts and popular music. But by the end of the flight what we listened to most was Russian folk songs. We also had recordings of nature sounds: thunder, rain, the singing of birds. We switched them on most frequently of all, and we never grew tired of them. It was as if they returned us to Earth.
    -- Anatoly Berezovoy

    #Song #Rain #Tired

  • All the good stuff is on the other side of tired.
    -- Andre Agassi

    #Tired #Stuff #Sides

  • There’s a lot of good waiting for you on the other side of tired. Get yourself tired..
    -- Andre Agassi

    #Tired #Waiting #Waiting For You

  • You know what I think? If I am tired now, I don't mind, because I have eternity to rest.
    -- Andres Segovia

    #Tired #Thinking #Mind

  • I can cook a little bit but pretty much when I get back from practice I am pretty tired that I just order out.
    -- Andrew Bogut

    #Tired #Order #Practice

  • Comics, as good as they might be, they didn't know much about performance. There aren't too many comics you could watch for an hour without getting tired. They might have good material, but it's about theater to me.
    -- Andrew Dice Clay

    #Tired #Watches #Might

  • Don't eat till you're full, eat till you're tired.
    -- Andrew Zimmern


  • It's not enough to be sick and tired of something. You've got to be sick and tired of being sick and tired.
    -- Andy Gilbert

    #Attitude #Tired #Sick

  • Life is not being sure what will come next or how it will come. We guess at everything we do. We take leap after leap in the dark and that's the joy of living and the beauty of faith. When we grow tired, when we sit still, that's when we begin to die.... One does not discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.
    -- Angela Elwell Hunt

    #Tired #Dark #Land

  • Don't talk to me. I'm tired and grumpy and I'll probably make fun of you.
    -- Ann Brashares

    #Fun #Tired #Grumpy

  • I'm getting a little tired of politicians trying to prove how 'moderate' and 'centrist' they are by taking more of my money and freedom. Where's this center - somewhere between Lenin and Stalin?
    -- Ann Coulter

    #Tired #Gun #Trying

  • He was a mystery to her, and every time she tried to solve him it caused her a little more pain. But when she tired to give him up he pursued her in her thoughts, stronger each time.
    -- Anna Godbersen

    #Running #Pain #Tired

  • I was so tired of the parts I had to play. There seems little for me in Hollywood, because, rather than real Chinese, producers prefer Hungarians, Mexicans, American Indians for Chinese roles.
    -- Anna May Wong

    #Real #Tired #Play

  • Somewhere between a third and a quarter of all people living in America today were born between 1946 and 1965 and if you think you're tired of hearing about us, you should try being one of us.
    -- Anna Quindlen

    #Tired #Thinking #America

  • Oh, I am very weary, Though tears no longer flow; My eyes are tired of weeping, My heart is sick of woe.
    -- Anne Bronte

    #Tired #Heart #Eye

  • I write everything as a wake-up call to myself and others, to anyone who may have gotten tired of hitting the snooze button.
    -- Anne Lamott

    #Writing #Tired #Buttons

  • Socializing is as exhausting as giving blood. People assume we loners are misanthropes, just sitting thinking, ‘Oh, people are such a bunch of assholes,’ but it’s really not like that. We just have a smaller tolerance for what it takes to be with others. It means having to perform. I get so tired of communicating.
    -- Anneli Rufus

    #Mean #Tired #Thinking

  • Everyone keeps asking you for pictures, and after a while you get tired of that. I always say, They are in the archives.
    -- Annie Leibovitz

    #Tired #Archives #Asking

  • Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.
    -- Anton Chekhov

    #Tired #Science #Night

  • When there's somebody racing side-by-side, when somebody's right next to me and they're pushing and we're both tired, we're both fatigued, I want to be able to beat them mentally.
    -- Apolo Ohno

    #Tired #Racing #Want

  • I'm never tired of going to the studio. I enjoy recording and documenting everything and trying new things.
    -- Aretha Franklin

    #Tired #Trying #Trying New Things

  • I've been singing this song now for twenty five minutes. I could sing it for another twenty five minutes. I'm not proud... or tired.
    -- Arlo Guthrie

    #Song #Tired #Singing

  • There is an immense trout in Loch Awe in Scotland, which is so voracious, and swallows his own species with such avidity, that he has obtained the name 'Salmo Ferox'. I pull about this unnatural monster till he is tired, land him, and administer the coup de grace. Is this cruel? Cruelty should be made of sterner stuff.
    -- Arnold Gingrich

    #Tired #Rivers #Lakes

  • You cannot get tired if you're interested in what you do. That's the key thing.
    -- Arnold Schwarzenegger

    #Tired #Keys

  • No: I am not tired. I have a curious constitution. I never remember feeling tired by work, though idleness exhausts me completely." ~ Sherlock Holmes
    -- Arthur Conan Doyle

    #Tired #Feelings #Constitution

  • I explained to the lady my love for John and his work, and she made it possible for me to purchase one of the 24 proofs, the one for 'I'm So Tired,' which I have on my piano at home.
    -- Arthur Godfrey

    #Home #Tired #Piano

  • For while the tired waves, vainly breaking, Seem here no painful inch to gain, Far back, through creeks and inlets making, Comes silent, flooding in, the main. And not by eastern windows only, When daylight comes, comes in the light; In front the sun climbs slow, how slowly! But westward, look, the land is bright!
    -- Arthur Hugh Clough

    #Tired #Light #Land

  • The desire to build a house is the tired wish of a man content thenceforward with a single anchorage. The desire to build a boat is the desire of youth, unwilling yet to accept the idea of a final resting place.
    -- Arthur Ransome

    #Tired #Men #Ideas

  • Who is an aam aadmi? AAP believes that the middle class is part of the aam aadmi, anyone who is tired of this corrupt system is aam aadmi.
    -- Arvind Kejriwal

    #Believe #Tired #Class

  • We could form a government of national unity fighting corruption. The ordinary Afghan is sick and tired of it, because it's she or he that pays the price.
    -- Ashraf Ghani

    #Tired #Fighting #Government

  • I believe in living, I believe in birth, I believe in the sweat of love and in the fire of truth and I believe that a lost ship, steered by tired, sea sick sailors, can still be guided home to port
    -- Assata Shakur

    #Believe #Home #Tired

  • I go to sleep alone, and wake up alone. I take walks. I work until I'm tired. I watch the wind play with the trash that's been under the snow all winter. Everything seems simple until you think about it. Why is love intensified by abscence?
    -- Audrey Niffenegger

    #Tired #Sleep #Winter

  • Happy the boy whose mother is tired of talking nonsense to him before he is old enough to know the sense of it.
    -- Augustus Hare

    #Mother #Tired #Boys

  • It is well for us that we are born babies in intellect. Could we understand half what mothers say and do to their infants, we should be filled with a conceit of our own importance, which would render us insupportable through life. Happy the boy whose mother is tired of talking nonsense to him before he is old enough to know the sense of it.
    -- Augustus William Hare

    #Mother #Baby #Tired

  • I'm tired of having to consult a group of old white guys about my black girl craft. They don't even know what they're listening for or to.
    -- Azealia Banks

    #Girl #Tired #White

  • Turn resolutely to work, to recreation, or in any case to physical exercise till you are so tired you can't help going to sleep, and when you wake up you won't want to worry.
    -- B. C. Forbes

    #Workout #Sleep #Tired

  • I'm tired of being set upon by crazed Christians one minute and unbridled libertines the next. Girls, I'm going camping.
    -- Bailey White

    #Girl #Christian #Tired

  • I had been walking in silence for so long,I had almost forgotten what my own voice sounded like.My knees were tired;my toes were beginning to ache.
    -- Banana Yoshimoto

    #Tired #Voice #Long

  • It’s a marvelous thing, the ocean. For some reason when two people sit together looking out at it, they stop caring whether they talk or stay silent. You never get tired of watching it. And no matter how rough the waves get, you’re never bothered by the noise the water makes by the commotion of the surface - it never seems too loud, or too wild.
    -- Banana Yoshimoto

    #Ocean #Tired #Caring

  • I'm tired now of the elections.
    -- Barbara Bush

    #Tired #Election

  • One can be tired of Rome after three weeks and feel one has exhausted it; after three months one feels that one has not even scratched the surface of Rome; and after six months one wishes never to leave it.
    -- Barbara Grizzuti Harrison

    #Tired #Rome #Wish

  • I was getting sick and tired of being lectured by dear friends with their little bottles of water and their regular visits to the gym. All of a sudden, we've got this voluntary prohibition that has to do with health and fitness. I'm not really in favor of health and fitness.
    -- Barbara Holland

    #Tired #Sick #Water

  • I do hope you have some money. I'm getting tired of hitting people.
    -- Barbara Mertz

    #Tired #People #Hitting

  • In the days before automobiles, people in horse-drawn wagons used to sleep if they were tired. They didn't worry about getting lost, because the horse knew the way home. Your heart knows the way to your gifts. You can trust it to take you to them.
    -- Barbara Sher

    #Horse #Home #Tired

  • I'm tired of malicious articles slandering me.
    -- Barbra Streisand

    #Tired #Articles

  • I am frankly sick and tired of the political preachers telling me as a citizen that if I want to be a moral person, I must believe in A, B, C, and D. Just who do they think they are? And from where do they presume to claim the right to dictate their moral beliefs to me?
    -- Barry Goldwater

    #Believe #Tired #Thinking

  • I'd had 35 professional fights and mentally I was tired of it. I'd sort ot fallen out of love with the sport.
    -- Barry McGuigan

    #Sports #Tired #Fighting

  • I train very hard, either rowing on the cross trainer or running. Not only do you feel tired afterwards but it relaxes you, it completely clears the head. But to sort things out I also like to walk.
    -- Barry McGuigan

    #Running #Tired #Relax

  • I was tired of admiring your legs from a distance.
    -- Becca Fitzpatrick

    #Distance #Tired #Legs

  • My mom's coming home soon," I said. "We should go to your place." Patch ran a hand across the shadow of stubble along his jaw. "I have rules about who I take there." I was getting really tired of that answer. "If you showed me, you'd have to kill me?" I guessed, fighting the urge to feel irritated. "Once I'm inside, I can never leave?" Patch studied me a moment. Then he reached into his pocket, twisted a key off his key chain, and slipped it into the front pocket of my pajama top. "Once you've gone inside, you have to keep coming back.
    -- Becca Fitzpatrick

    #Mom #Home #Tired

  • I don't like getting pushed around for being a Jew, and I don't think Christians like getting pushed around for being Christians. I think people who believe in God are sick and tired of getting pushed around, period.
    -- Ben Stein

    #Christian #Believe #Tired

  • There's always an element of fear that you need to work a lot until people get sick and tired of you or finally figure out that you're a fraud after all!
    -- Ben Stiller

    #Tired #People #Sick

  • ...I do like the low frequencies. It's from years and years of observing audiences when they hear a lower frequency coming from an instrument it tends to pull them in. You have to listen a little more attentively. High frequency instruments hit you so hard, after a while the ear has a tendency to want to shut down. And that's what happens. I've been able to observe very carefully how people tend to get very tired of listening to high frequencies a lot.
    -- Bennie Maupin

    #Tired #Years #People

  • ...if I die suddenly, my gravestone might appropriately offer this insight into my departure: "God got tired." I require lots of work.
    -- Beth Moore

    #Tired #Departure #Might

  • She wasn't looking her best; her hair was coming down, for she had shed hairpins as she'd run, and her face lacked powder and lipstick. She looked hot and tired and surprisingly happy. He thought that he had never seen anyone quite as beautiful, so absolutely necessary to his happiness. It wasn't the first time he had fallen in love, but he knew that this was the last.
    -- Betty Neels

    #Beautiful #Running #Tired

  • You get to an age where you get tired of hiding behind whatever people think is correct.
    -- Betty Wright

    #Tired #Thinking #People

  • Folks are really tired of this rabid division between Republicans and Democrats. Folks want people to come together and solve the problems and the challenges of America.
    -- Bev Perdue

    #Tired #America #People

  • Oh simple thing, where have you gone? I'm getting old and I need something to rely on So tell me when you're gonna let me in I'm getting tired and I need somewhere to begin
    -- Bil Keane

    #Tired #Simple #Gone

  • I'm tired of pretending I'm not a rock star from Mars.
    -- Bill Belichick

    #Stars #Tired #Rocks

  • I know people are tired of me not saying anything, but a guy doesn’t have to answer to innuendos,
    -- Bill Cosby

    #Tired #People #Guy

  • Whether I get adequate attention or not, people here do know the work I have been doing systematically and without compromise for over 40 years. I get tired of people making excuses for guys who don't continue the art because they can't make a living.
    -- Bill Dixon

    #Art #Tired #Years

  • It's an exhilarating play, and you come off tired, but thrilled.
    -- Bill Irwin

    #Tired #Play #Exhilarating

  • It is formatted, and I'm tired of using vi. I get really bored.
    -- Bill Joy

    #Tired #Bored

  • I got tired of people complaining that it was too hard to use UNIX because the editor was too complicated.
    -- Bill Joy

    #Tired #Editors #People