I like form and shape and strength in pictures.
– Herb Ritts
The time has mainly gone on getting Inform into a decent shape for public use. I suppose the plot of ‘Curses’ makes a sequel conceivable when compared with, say, the plot of ‘Hamlet’ but none is planned.
– Graham Nelson
All I knew when I moved to Nashville was that I wanted to make music in whatever shape and form I could.
– Hunter Hayes
Faith is not a thing which one ‘loses’, we merely cease to shape our lives by it.
– Georges Bernanos
Is there a downside to eating well and getting in shape?
– Heidi Murkoff
Great genius takes shape by contact with another great genius, but, less by assimilation than by friction.
– Heinrich Heine
Too often we shape our public positions on the basis of our economic connections. That brings us dangerously close to economic determinism.
– George W. Romney
Like a historian, I interpret, select, discard, shape, simplify. Unlike a historian, I make up people’s thoughts.
– Hilary Mantel
Novels usually evolve out of ‘character.’ Characters generate stories, and the shape of a novel is entirely imagined but should have an aesthetic coherence.
– Joyce Carol Oates
I’m constantly out of my mind trying to stay in shape.
– Jimmy Chin
I regard Jesus, like the Buddha, as a figure with the power to shape our lives.
– Jay Parini
The federal government should not be in the business of initiating and administering short-term incentive programs designed to shape consumer purchase behavior.
– John Quelch
When I sing, my face changes shape. It feels like my skull changes shape… the bones bend.
– Jeff Buckley
I apprehend light – I make events that shape or contain light.
– James Turrell
Africans, we hold on to our youths and whip them into shape.
– Idris Elba
I know electric knives are excellent for carving turkeys that have had their bones removed and been forced into a mold to shape them. Please note that those turkeys are called hams.
– John Hodgman
The extra curricular activity in which I was most engaged – debating – helped shape my interests in public policy.
– Joseph Stiglitz
I am not homophobic – in no way, shape or form.
– Isaiah Washington
The Northwest is in better shape than it was eight years ago.
– Bruce Babbitt
Shape your heart to front the hour, but dream not that the hours will last.
– Alfred Lord Tennyson
When I was in top shape I’d go to the ring and show my conditioning.
– Alexis Arguello
Planets’ orbits are elliptical. It’s a very pleasing shape.
Yes, it’s hard to stay in shape, but it’s also hard to raise kids. That doesn’t mean you get to drop them off at your local fire station when they get to be a handful.
– John Ridley
Let’s face it: I look pretty out of shape.
– Bill Hader
When I’m in really good shape, I like my butt. It’s juicy – that’s what my fiance says.
– Ali Larter
I’m a shape shifter.
– Annabelle Wallis
We wanted to be in great shape, we wanted to be able to cope with zero gravity, we wanted to be able to cope with accelerations and decelerations and so on. So all of us trained so that we were probably in the best physical condition we had ever been in up until that point.
– Alan Shepard
I’m a fountain of blood. In the shape of a girl.
Their houses are all built in the shape of tents, with very high chimneys.
– Christopher Columbus
I really think the biopic thing so rarely works, because people’s lives don’t have a dramatic shape that can be satisfying.
– Bill Condon