Ems quotes

  • Tender-handed stroke a nettle, And it stings you for your pains; Grasp it like a man of mettle, And it soft as silk remains. 'Tis the same with common natures: Use 'em kindly, they rebel; But be rough as nutmeg-graters, And the rogues obey you well.
    -- Aaron Hill

    #Pain #Men #Ems

  • There ain't no rules here, we're trying to accomplish something...All this talk about rules...When the deal goes down...we make 'em up as we go along.
    -- Alcee Hastings

    #Trying #Ems #Accomplish

  • Playboy stretched his arm, patting Carlos on the back. "Well, you know what they say: If you love someone, let'em go. If they don't come back, hunt'em down and kill'em!
    -- Alex Sanchez

    #Ems #If You Love Someone #Arms

  • They're innocent movies, and they're fun movies and there were no pretensions about 'em.
    -- Alex Winter

    #Fun #Ems #Innocence

  • Modest plainness sets off sprightly wit, For works may have more with than does 'em good, As bodies perish through excess of blood.
    -- Alexander Pope

    #Blood #Doe #Ems

  • Somehow, I never feel like good things b'long to me till I pass 'em on to somebody else.
    -- Alice Hegan Rice

    #Long #Ems #Good Things

  • Willow: Hey, clothes. Tara: Better not get used to 'em.
    -- Amber Benson

    #Clothes #Ems #Hey

  • Every runner has a little crazy in ‘em. It’s a good thing.
    -- Andrew Wheating

    #Crazy #Ems #Littles

  • time lessens all extremes and reduces 'em to mediums and unconcern ...
    -- Aphra Behn

    #Time #Ems #Mediums

  • Kings that made laws, first broke 'em ...
    -- Aphra Behn

    #Kings #Law #Ems

  • The masses-I love em-they rush for red lights, risking everything to capture a few seconds, only to get home and waste their lives.
    -- Arthur Nersesian

    #Home #Light #Ems

  • Then she yelled after the girl, 'No, we haven't seen any bald 'uns all days. But yesterday seventeen of 'em went by. Arm in arm!
    -- Astrid Lindgren

    #Girl #Yesterday #Ems

  • Great fleas have little fleas upon their backs to bite 'em, And little fleas have lesser fleas, and so ad infinitum, And the great fleas themselves, in turn, have greater fleas to go on, While these again have greater still, and greater still, and so on.
    -- Augustus De Morgan

    #Ems #Goes On #Littles

  • Henry Fonda one time said that every time he had a job, he thought it was gonna' be the last one. And, if you got any sense, you gotta' think that because, you know when somebody's gonna do a dip, some of 'em go pretty far down.
    -- Barry Corbin

    #Jobs #Thinking #Ems

  • Sandworms...you know I hate 'em!
    -- Beetlejuice

    #Hate #Ems #I Hate

  • One  way or the other, if you want to find reasons why you shouldn’t keep on, you’ll  find ‘em. The obstacles are all there; there are a million of ‘em.
    -- Benny Goodman

    #Ems #Want #Way

  • There's a line, players usually don't cross it and coaches usually don't cross it. Every once in a while you get a little temper tantrum on both sides, I certainly have had 'em. I'm not proud of those.
    -- Bill Parcells

    #Player #Ems #Tantrums

  • In an era when information can be sent instantaneously anywhere, it is utterly nonsensical that our Nation's police, the fire, and EMS personnel cannot consistently communicate with each other.
    -- Bill Pascrell

    #Fire #Police #Ems

  • What's the point of wearing your favorite rocket ship underpants if nobody ever asks to see 'em?
    -- Bill Watterson

    #Ems #Rockets #Ships

  • Can't do it, simply cause underneath 'em is too ugly.
    -- Billy Gibbons

    #Ems #Ugly #Causes

  • I jump 'em from other writers but I arrange 'em my own way.
    -- Blind Willie McTell

    #Ems #Way #Brilliant

  • I led the league in go get 'em next time.
    -- Bob Uecker

    #Baseball #League #Ems

  • If somebody mistreats you, treat ?em good. That kills ?em.
    -- Bobby Bowden

    #Ems #Killing #Treats

  • When somebody blazes a path to a highway that never end, you should appreciate 'em some.
    -- Brownie McGhee

    #Appreciate #Ems #Path

  • Most writers steal a good thing when they can, and when 'Tis safely got 'Tis worth the winning. The worst of 't is we now and then detect em, they ever dream that we suspect em.
    -- Bryan Procter

    #Dream #Winning #Ems

  • Horses are very keen on body language, and what I refer to as “presence”, and expression. They know quite a bit about you before you ever get to ‘em. They can read things about you clear across an arena.
    -- Buck Brannaman

    #Horse #Expression #Ems

  • Kids ... Can't live with 'em ... Can't shoot 'em!
    -- Burgess Meredith

    #Kids #Ems

  • I am not much about rules, I like to break 'em and don't like to make 'em.
    -- Carson Kressley

    #Ems #Break

  • You gotta lose 'em some of the time. When you do, lose 'em right.
    -- Casey Stengel

    #Sports #Loss #Ems

  • Let' em learn or let' em die
    -- Charles Bukowski

    #Ems

  • Good roles are hard to come by, and whether they're a few lines or a lead, you snap 'em up when they come along
    -- Charlie Hunnam

    #Roles #Ems #Lines

  • If you see anyone from about sixteen to sixty-five and they're male, shoot 'em. Kill every male you see.
    -- Chris Kyle

    #Males #Ems #Sixteen

  • I actually do quite well in Omaha. It's one of my better games. I love pot-limit Omaha and Omaha high-low. I do quite well in them. If I play in a casino, I usually play some kind of mixed game with Omaha and hold 'em.
    -- Chris Moneymaker

    #Games #Play #Ems

  • I don't try to knock 'em out, I just know I will
    -- Chuck Liddell

    #Trying #Ems

  • Ela acreditava em anjo e, porque acreditava, eles existiam" | "She believed in angels, and, because she believed, they existed
    -- Clarice Lispector

    #Believe #Angel #Ems

  • I mean, it takes a large entourage to put on a tour. You can't have 'em sittin' around.
    -- Clint Black

    #Mean #Ems #Nasty

  • My wife is my closest friend. Sure, I'm attracted to her in every way possible, but that's not the answer. Because I've been attracted to other people, and I couldn't stand 'em after a while.
    -- Clint Eastwood

    #People #Wife #Ems

  • When you kill someone by chopping off their head, rolling 'em up in a carpet and burning it, you'd better make sure they're dead!
    -- Colin Mochrie

    #Rolling #Ems #Burning

  • If you can't beat 'em in the alley, you can't beat 'em on the ice.
    -- Conn Smythe

    #Hockey #Ice #Ems

  • He mulled that over. "Sheriff Connally woulda let us shoot 'em." I reached over and took his coffee away from him. "Yep. Lucian probably would have done the job himself, but we're living in more enlightened times." I drained his cup and handed it back with a smile. "Ain't it grand?
    -- Craig Johnson

    #Jobs #Coffee #Ems

  • Oh, come on, ladies. God wouldn't have given you maracas if he didn't want you to shake 'em.
    -- Cynthia Rhodes

    #Ems #Want #Given

  • Of course I've got lawyers. They are like nuclear weapons, I've got em 'cause everyone else has. But as soon as you use them they screw everything up.
    -- Danny DeVito

    #Nuclear #Ems #Use

  • If worms carried pistols, birds wouldn't eat 'em.
    -- Darrell Royal

    #Bird #Ems #Pistols

  • If you want to know somebody, fight 'em. Have a fistfight with them.
    -- David Ayer

    #Fighting #Want #Ems

  • I play DEA, CIA, FBI, LAPD; I got 'em all.
    -- Dean Norris

    #Play #Ems #Cia

  • If you really serious ’bout helpin’ somebody, crawl down in the ditch with ’em, bandage up their wounds, and stick with ’em until they is strong enough to crawl up on your back and get out
    -- Denver Moore

    #Strong #Ems #Sticks

  • I used to be a mean maniac. Someone once threw a firecracker at a show and I jumped off the side of the stage and whacked 'em on the side of the head.
    -- Dick Dale

    #Mean #Ems #Sides

  • Intimacy comes from being yourself on the stage and making the audience feel, without trying, that you're sittin' down there with 'em, playing, and that can happen in a big hall, if you have a good audience that want to listen
    -- Doc Watson

    #Being Yourself #Trying #Ems

  • And who says you always have to understand things? You can like them without understanding them -- like 'em better sometimes.
    -- Dodie Smith

    #Understanding #Ems #Sometimes

  • I always just thought if you see somebody without a smile, give'em yours!
    -- Dolly Parton

    #Giving #Ems

  • It ain't that I'm too big to listen to the rumors, It's just that I'm too damn big to pay attention to 'em.
    -- Dr. Dre

    #Rumor #Attention #Ems

  • Throw em a bone and they want a steak.
    -- Drake

    #Ems #Want #Bones

  • Soon as we get the ass, we start callin em hoes.
    -- Drake

    #Humble #Hoe #Ems

  • It's the way we sing that makes 'em dream.
    -- Edward Kowalczyk

    #Dream #Singing #Ems

  • Laundry's easier when you live alone. Fifteen minutes before a date, put 'em on, dry 'em with a hair blower.
    -- Elayne Boosler

    #Inspirational #Hair #Ems

  • Oh, yes," nodded Pollyanna, emphatically. He [her father] said he felt better right away, that first day he thought to count 'em. He said if God took the trouble to tell us eight hundred times [in the Bible] to be glad and rejoice, He must want us to do it - SOME.
    -- Eleanor Porter

    #Father #Eight #Ems

  • I never saw the man yet that came out of politics as clean as he went into 'em ...
    -- Ellen Glasgow

    #Men #Ems #Politics

  • I must have been through about a million girls, I'd love 'em and leave 'em alone. I didn't care how much they'd cry.
    -- Elvin Bishop

    #Girl #Ems #Care

  • They say I have the ugliest feet in the world. I don't care if they say it - I'm not gonna hide 'em!
    -- Emily Robison

    #Feet #Ems #World

  • You can try and read my lyrics off of this paper before I lay 'em But you won't take the sting out these words before I say 'em
    -- Eminem

    #Trying #Ems #Paper

  • Them sportswriters don't even know how to put uniforms on, most of 'em.
    -- Eric Dickerson

    #Ems #Uniforms

  • the Lives of Great Men are more oft' at variance with their profess'd Phillosophies than consistent with 'em ...
    -- Erica Jong

    #Men #Hypocrisy #Ems

  • Mitt Romney is a true Mormon. John Edwards and Bill Clinton are not real Mormons. It was not 'Brigham Young' they were chanting. It was 'Bring 'em young.
    -- Evan Sayet

    #Real #Ems #Bills

  • Never tripping off the past, I would rather never mind 'em/'Cause only fools trip over something that be behind 'em
    -- Fabolous

    #Past #Mind #Ems

  • Where is your sense of patriotism?" I keep it hid away safe, along with my sense of trust, Mr. Clent. I don't use 'em much in case they get scratched.
    -- Frances Hardinge

    #Ems #Use #Safe

  • Just let them sit in the goddam sun. But the world won't let them because there's nothing more dangerous than letting old farts sit in the sun. They might be thinking. Same thing with kids. Keep 'em busy or they might start thinking.
    -- Frank McCourt

    #Kids #Thinking #Ems

  • That, let us rail at women, scorn and flout 'em, We may live with, but cannot live without 'em.
    -- Frederic Reynolds

    #Women #Ems #May

  • If beginnings terrify you, or if you just plain don't like writing them, or if they bore you, skip 'em.
    -- Gail Carson Levine

    #Writing #Ems #Bores

  • When I speak of natural drummers I'm talking about guys that are playing with the talent God gave 'em.
    -- Gene Krupa

    #Talking #Guy #Ems

  • Funk 'em, just to see the look on their face.
    -- George Clinton

    #Interesting #Looks #Ems

  • I pick up on styles, way before they get popular, pretty much before young kids do. I see 'em coming.
    -- George Clinton

    #Kids #Style #Ems

  • If you're going to miss 'em, miss 'em quick.
    -- George Duncan

    #Golf #Missing #Ems

  • I don't remember ever being see-saw, when I'd made my mind up that a thing was wrong. It takes the taste out o' my mouth for things, when I know I should have a heavy conscience after 'em. I've seen pretty clear, ever since I could cast up a sum, as you can never do what's wrong without breeding sin and trouble more than you can ever see. It's like a bit o' bad workmanship--you never see th' end o' the mischief it'll do. And it's a poor look-out to come into the world to make your fellow creatures worse off instead o' better.
    -- George Eliot

    #Mind #Looks #Ems

  • The men are mostly so slow, their thoughts overrun 'em, an' they can only catch 'em by the tail. I can count a stocking-top while a man's getting's tongue ready; an' when he outs wi' his speech at last, there's little broth to be made on't. It's your dead chicks take the longest hatchin'.
    -- George Eliot

    #Men #Tails #Ems

  • If I got places, sir, it was because I made myself fit for 'em. If you want to slip into a round hole, you must first make a ball of yourself; that's where it is.
    -- George Eliot

    #Balls #Ems #Want

  • Since a woman must wear chains, I would have the pleasure of hearing 'em rattle a little.
    -- George Farquhar

    #Ems #Littles #Hearing

  • ‎'All we need is a book,' roared Leslie; 'don't panic, hit 'em with a book.
    -- Gerald Durrell

    #Book #Needs #Ems

  • I've had women who move to the towns I'm living in, just pack up and move there, never even met 'em before, 'cause they heard I lived there.
    -- GG Allin

    #Moving #Causes #Ems

  • You just hold your head high and keep those fists down. No matter what anybody says to you, don't you let 'em get your goat. Try fightin' with your head for a change. -Atticus Finch
    -- Harper Lee

    #Trying #Ems #Goats

  • There's a lot of ugly things in this world, son. I wish I could keep 'em all away from you. That's never possible.
    -- Harper Lee

    #Son #Wish #Ems

  • I try to give'em a reason, you see. It helps folks if they can latch onto a reason.
    -- Harper Lee

    #Giving #Trying #Ems

  • Shoot all the blue jays you want, if you can hit 'em, but remember it's a sin to kill a mockingbird.
    -- Harper Lee

    #Blue #Want #Ems

  • I know that you cannot live on hope alone, but without it, life is not worth living. And you...And you...And you...Gotta give em hope.
    -- Harvey Milk

    #Giving #Ems #Life Is

  • I'd been familiar with comics, and I'd collected 'em when I was a kid, but after I got into junior high school, there wasn't much I was interested in
    -- Harvey Pekar

    #School #Kids #Ems

  • I shoot the Hippopotamus with bullets made of platinum, because if I use the leaden one his hide is sure to flatten em.
    -- Hilaire Belloc

    #Animal #Ems #Use

  • Damn it, there are so many idiots whose ***** I have to kick! I'll have to start carrying a list just to keep track of 'em all!
    -- Hiromu Arakawa

    #Track #Ems #Lists

  • I'm a storyteller - that's the chief function of a director. And they're moving pictures, let's make 'em move!
    -- Howard Hawks

    #Moving #Directors #Ems

  • If anybody dared say wrestling was fake, you'd punch 'em. And you never used the word show. If you used the word show it was an insult.
    -- Hulk Hogan

    #Wrestling #Fake #Ems

  • Chin up, shoulders back. Let ‘em know you’re here. #ProudOfWhoYouAre
    -- Ian Bohen

    #Ems #Chin Up #Shoulders

  • You can’t stop a revolution from breathin’, so to beat ‘em they offer people the illusion of freedom.
    -- Immortal Technique

    #People #Ems #Revolution

  • Tell 'em the truth and they call you a traitor, Talk to 'em honestly and they call you a hater.
    -- Immortal Technique

    #Rap #Hip Hop #Ems

  • Never let 'em see you sweat. Guests feel guilty if they think you've worked too hard to make dinner for them - which of course you have!
    -- Ina Garten

    #Thinking #Sweat #Ems

  • We got dreams and we got the right to chase 'em, Look at the nation, that's a crooked smile braces couldn't even straighten.
    -- J. Cole

    #Dream #Looks #Ems

  • I'm a terrible drummer. I can tune 'em pretty good, but I'm a pretty bad drummer.
    -- J. Robbins

    #Tunes #Ems #Drummer

  • Hey, no offense, but do you mind if you put both your palms where I can see ’em?
    -- J.R. Ward

    #Mind #Ems #Hey

  • Tall men come down to my height when I hit 'em in the body.
    -- Jack Dempsey

    #Men #Ems #Body

  • The first thing to remember: There's no substitute for cold steel. They do not like it up 'em, they DON'T LIKE IT UP 'EM
    -- Jack Jones

    #Steel #Ems #Firsts

  • Didn't I warn you-Huh-Didn't I tell you one of em was going to win!?? So now, what do we do?
    -- Jack Norris

    #Winning #Gambling #Ems

  • A ginooine statesman should be on his guard, if he must hev beliefs, not to b'lieve 'em too hard.
    -- James Russell Lowell

    #Ems #Belief #Politician

  • I don't know how to tell it--but ef such a thing could be As the angels wantin' boardin', and they'd call around on me-- I'd want to 'ccommodate 'em--all the whole-in-durin' flock-- When the frost is on the punkin and the fodder's in the shock.
    -- James Whitcomb Riley

    #Angel #Frost #Ems