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Film is a lark to me – thank God I don’t have to make a living from it.
– Huey Lewis
I’ve done a lot of practical anthropology, living in villages with people and realizing how difficult it is to get out of poverty. When in poverty, people use their skill to avoid hunger. They can’t use it for progress.
– Hans Rosling
Growing up with Bronx Irish parents during an era of protests against the status quo, I was especially committed to doing the opposite of what I was told to do. Forty-four years later, I am left with only one means of making a living: comedy.
– Greg Fitzsimmons
Upon the farm of the uncle with whom I lived, we did know of the mortgage as some dreadful damper on youthful hopes of things that could not be bought. I do have a vivid recollection that the major purpose of a farm was to produce a living right on the spot for the family.
– Herbert Hoover
I don’t do nostalgia. It just doesn’t occur to me. I’m living in the moment, and I don’t have that gene.
– Harrison Ford
Work is both my living and my pleasure.
– Harlan Howard
In playing the part of Mammy, I tried to make her a living, breathing character, the way she appeared to me in the book.
– Hattie McDaniel
Ladies and gentlemen, I take office at a time in which the world is living in extreme contradictions.
– Gustav Heinemann
Tradition does not mean that the living are dead, it means that the dead are living.
– Harold MacMillan
I think, growing up in a small town – I grew up in a lot of different places. I grew up in a city environment, a more suburban environment, a more rural environment. That’s the beauty of New Jersey is you get a lot of different types of living.
So long as a person is capable of self-renewal they are a living being.
– Henri Frederic Amiel
Turning back the pages of my sweet shattered dream, I wonder if she’ll ever do the same; And the thing that I call living is just being satisfied With knowing I’ve got no one left to blame.
– Gordon Lightfoot
In order to go on living one must try to escape the death involved in perfectionism.
– Hannah Arendt
They say the average person can’t make a living in art… but if you tell me there’s something I can’t do, that’s what I have to do.
– George Sutherland
There shouldn’t be two Indias; we need affordable housing. There are projections that by 2017, 18.78 million will be the number of those living in slums.
– Girija Vyas
We later moved to Rome, where I am presently living.
– Grazia Deledda
If you spend time alone in the wilderness, you get very attuned to living things.
– George Dyson
What I personally gravitate toward tends to be fantasy, medium dark – not too dark – fairy tales and sci fi. Stop-motion takes something on the page that’s really dark and adds a little sweetness to it, a living toys realm.
– Henry Selick
Language is a living thing. We can feel it changing. Parts of it become old: they drop off and are forgotten. New pieces bud out, spread into leaves, and become big branches, proliferating.
– Gilbert Highet
The more language is a living operation, the less we are aware of it. Thus it follows from the self-forgetfulness of language that its real being consists in what is said in it.
– Hans-Georg Gadamer
Parkinson’s is a slow but inevitable process. It’s hard living with it on a daily basis. The difficulty facing people with it is that they never quite know ‘Can I or can’t I do this today?’
– Helen Mirren
How could youths better learn to live than by at once trying the experiment of living?
– Henry David Thoreau
If my mother knew I did this for a living, she’d kill me. She thinks I’m selling dope.
– Henny Youngman
Rush Limbaugh is a lame professional swine, and he makes a good living at it. He is like a hired geek in some traveling backwoods carnival – the freaks who bite the heads off chickens – but Limbaugh is a modernized geek who thinks he can bite the heads off of people.
– Hunter S. Thompson
Many of us are walking around living smaller lives than we’re meant to live. Don’t allow yourself to dream smaller than you were meant to dream.
– Hill Harper
Debt can be the most addictive thing in the universe, and it can kill you. You get used to living high off the hog. It was intoxicating.
– Harvey Weinstein
There is no man living that can not do more than he thinks he can.
– Henry Ford
It’s incredibly exciting to know people are using and living with the things I create.
– Greg Lynn
The urge for good design is the same as the urge to go on living.
– Harry Bertoia
The only time I’ve ever really felt envy is when I’ve watched people make music, which made my time living in the now-legendary Jazz Loft at 821 Sixth Avenue in New York a constant source of agony and ecstasy!
– Harold Feinstein