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Asking For People Quotes


"We keep asking for answers; God keeps sending us people." - Bob Goff

"I'm not asking people to feel sorry for me." - Jack Abramoff

"Is it common for people to become a pothead at 40? Asking for myself." - Gary Gulman

"For me, being vulnerable is asking for help from other people whatever it may be." - Mason Jennings

"I'm just waiting for people to start asking me to make the rain disappear." - David Copperfield

"It is very important for young people keep their sense of wonder and keep asking why." - Stephen Hawking

"I want to thank the people of Texas for asking me to represent them in Washington." - Kay Bailey Hutchison

"Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, What's in it for me?" - Brian Tracy

"Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, "What's in it for me?" - Brian Tracy

"You have to make changes before people are clamoring for changes. If people are asking for changes, it's too late." - David Shore

"Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, 'What's in it for me?'" - Brian Tracy

"The same people that tell me what I ought to have is the same people asking for an autograph." - Kanye West

"All giving is asking, and all asking is an asking for love." - Sigmund Freud

"People keep asking me about it but I don't want to be famous for being a former anorexic." - Kate Beckinsale

"My favorite prayer is thank you. Most people are asking for things and not doing their part." - Tony Robbins

"And people coming up asking for autographs, there's only one time when it kind of bothers me: when I'm eating." - Enrique Iglesias

"People are always asking me for my favorite recipe, and I have to say, 'I don't really have one.'" - Lesley Nicol

"I tend to be shy in asking people for photos - other actors that I really like and admire." - Matt Mcgorry

"A player dreams of being a superstar, but he doesn't want people flocking all over him asking for an autograph." - Dennis Rodman

"Asking people for money is giving them the opportunity to put their resources at the disposal of the Kingdom." - Henri Nouwen

"I see a lot of that on Tumblr - people asking advice from people they don't know. That's so odd to me. Asking an anonymous person for advice seems very odd." - Chris Black

"Got everything I'm asking for but you." - Drake

"I appreciate folks asking for my autograph." - Wolfman Jack

"We need to be asking for the vote in the most powerful way possible, which is to have people asking for the vote who are comfortable and look like and sound like the people that we're asking for the vote from." - Karl Rove

"People perceive me as a commodity. They just don't think anything of asking for five minutes of my time. It never occurs to them that if they're asking for it and another thousand people are asking, I don't have 1,000 five minutes to give." - Stephen Jay Gould

"The word 'confession,' to me, means needing to be absolved. I'm not asking for forgiveness. I'm not asking people to understand. I'd like to think that I tell stories and sometimes my life weaves through it." - Tori Amos

"We have to design a health delivery system by actually talking to people and asking, 'What would make this service better for you?' As soon as you start asking, you get a flood of answers." - Paul Farmer

"Millions of people are asking for accountability, for responsibility, for truth from their elected officials, truth about how Obamacare is failing the men and women of America." - Ted Cruz

"I'm not asking for forever, Tamani said. Yet. I'm just asking for a moment." - Aprilynne Pike

"I'm not asking for more entitlement programs; I'm asking for more enterprise." - Van Jones

"By the time the people asking the questions are ready for the answers, the people doing the work have lost track of the questions." - Norman Ralph Augustine

"Don't bother asking God for answers about life. Most likely you're asking the wrong questions." - Josh Kilmer-Purcell

"You need to spend all of your time and energy on creating something that actually brings value to the people you're asking for money!" - Gary Vaynerchuk

"For many people, feminism is one of those words of which, as St. Augustine said about time, they know the meaning as long as no one is asking." - Katha Pollitt

"You can't make anything authentic by asking people what they want because they don't know what they want. That's what they're looking at you for." - Thom Mayne

"Crossroads, what a disaster. Hundreds of millions of dollars wasted and no one is held responsible....people ought to be asking, 'What are you in business for?'" - Patrick Caddell

"I think the hardest part to get to is that point of asking for help or reaching out to other people and being honest with yourself." - Mary-Kate Olsen

"People at rehab were stealing my hats and pens and notebooks and asking for autographs. I couldn't concentrate on my problem." - Eminem

"Labor unions should study and read the Bible instead of asking for more money. When people get right with God, they are better workers." - Jerry Falwell

"Thirty years people have been asking for a lawful system of immigration to end this lawlessness, and government on both parties have refused to give it to them." - Jeff Sessions

"I do travel a lot, because I need oxygen, I need to go to places to meet people who aren't upset at me because I'm asking for peace." - Sandra Cisneros

"No one comes up to me asking for a crack dealer's number. People come up to me to talk about lyrics, about music, about the band." - Pete Doherty

"I wouldn't want to spend every waking hour asking people for money. A, I can't do it, it's just not my nature." - Rush Limbaugh

"Just like you can't cure a patient without listening to what he's feeling, you can't cure a nation without hearing what the people are really asking for." - Ami Bera

"For some reason, I always get offered plays when I'm doing plays and then, if I stop doing them, people stop asking me." - Mark Gatiss

"I asked people who have already finished books for advice, which is akin to asking a mother with a four-year-old what childbirth is like." - Amy Poehler

"People have been asking me for a couple of years when I am going to retire, and I think that now is the right time." - Tim Henman

"I call on people to be 'obsessed citizens,' forever questioning and asking for accountability. That's the only chance we have today of a healthy and happy life." - Ai Weiwei

"People always want to pin yesterday's news on you, as opposed to asking you what you're going to do for the future, what you're doing today." - Corey Feldman

"There's people constantly asking you for something on set, so the multi-tasking of motherhood transfers very well to being a director. And I think you're compassionate." - Angelina Jolie

"Groupies to me, were people who followed you around. Familiar faces who were always there, asking for autographs. We have more of those now, but they're not sexual." - Davy Jones

"I think people expect mud at festivals, I think you'd be asking for your money back if you didn't get it." - Peter Hook

"Don't apologize for asking for what you deserve." - Mika Brzezinski

"I have tried raising money by asking for it, and by not asking for it. I always got more by asking for it." - Millard Fuller

"I think people have been obsessed with the wrong question, which is, 'How do we make people pay for music?' What if we started asking, 'How do we LET people pay for music?'" - Amanda Palmer

"I think people have been obsessed with the wrong question, which is, "How do we make people pay for music?" What if we started asking, "How do we LET people pay for music?"" - Amanda Palmer

"The thing thats caught me off guard is going to dinner and people asking me for autographs or to take a picture. People coming to my house asking for autographs - thats something I really havent grasped the whole entirety of yet." - Johnny Manziel

"The thing that's caught me off guard is going to dinner and people asking me for autographs or to take a picture. People coming to my house asking for autographs - that's something I really haven't grasped the whole entirety of yet." - Johnny Manziel

"All I'm asking for is what I want." - Rickey Henderson

"It's asking for trouble to listen to music alone." - Janice Galloway

"That comes too late that comes for the asking." - Seneca the Younger

"Prayer is asking for guidance. Meditation is listening to it." - Sonia Choquette

"By asking for the impossible we obtain the best possible." - Giovanni Niccolini

"Pain is a message asking for our help." - Gerald Epstein

"Many things are lost for want of asking." - George Herbert

"They don't know that I'm already asking for the moon." - Suzanne Collins

"The Chinese in this country aren't asking for integration." - Malcolm X

"By asking for the impossible we obtain the possible." - Proverbs

"Fear is just your feelings asking for a hug." - Danielle Sanchez-Witzel

"You create your opportunities by asking for them." - Shakti Gawain

"Think carefully before asking for justice. Mercy might be safer." - Mason Cooley

"I can be unbearable sometimes asking for so many takes." - Alejandro Gonzalez Inarri

"A writer who isn't writing is asking for trouble." - Walter Kirn

"Those who are asking for more government interference are asking ultimately for more compulsion and less freedom." - Ludwig Von Mises

"My grandpa always said asking a question is embarrassing for a moment, but not asking is embarrassing for a lifetime." - Haruki Murakami

"I will be asking for forgiveness, but hopefully I won't have to be asking for much forgiveness." - Donald Trump

"Asking for advice about what you should write is a little like asking for help getting dressed. I can you tell you what I think looks good, but you have to wear it. And as every fashion victim knows, very few people look good in everything." - Betsy Lerner

"We are not utilizing the Iraqi oil for U.S. purposes. We are not asking that the Iraqi oil be used to pay our military expenses. We are asking only that the Iraqi oil be used to rebuild Iraq - that is, to rebuild Iraq for the Iraqi people." - Arlen Specter

"One of the best aids to freedom is asking God for a lot of help-and asking often." - Joyce Meyer

"Asking for financial advice from a financial planner is like asking a barber if you need a hair cut." - Warren Buffett

"Prayer is not asking for what you think you want, but asking to be changed in ways you can't imagine." - Kathleen Norris

"I think that most art is asking a question or is looking for something, looking for answers and that is what life seems to be about for most people." - PJ Harvey

"I have a question for Republicans running for the House and the Senate. I'm asking this question with genuine sincerity: Why should people vote for you? It's clear that you don't want to stop Hillary Clinton." - Rush Limbaugh

"Everything is going to be fine." I hate it when people say that, people who have absolutely no idea of what's coming next. They turn you into an idiot for even asking." - Jenny Valentine

"Everything is going to be fine." I hate it when people say that, people who have absolutely no idea of what's coming next. They turn you into an idiot for even asking." - Jenny Valentine

"I don't understand why asking people to eat a well-balanced vegetarian diet is considered drastic, while it is medically conservative to cut people open and put them on cholesterol lowering drugs for the rest of their lives." - Dean Ornish

"Some people make movies and think, "Well, I'll just keep asking for more money if this isn't enough." And then there are other people, like Clint Eastwood, who always come in under budget." - Judd Apatow

"Before people outside of the Western European tradition started asking to be in there, the people who were accumulating objects for the museum were perfectly satisfied with the narrative they were constructing." - Kerry James Marshall

"People with new ideas could distribute programs as freeware, asking for donations from satisfied users, or selling hand-holding services. I have met people who are already working this way successfully." - Richard Stallman

"So many people had been asking me to write an autobiography, or threatening to write my biography without any input from me, that I thought I'd better tell my story before other people told it for me." - Michael Palin

"When Bugs Bunny walks into rehab, people are going to turn and look. People at rehab were stealing my hats and pens and notebooks and asking for autographs. I couldn't concentrate on my problem." - Eminem

"The South: What is this place? What's different about it? Is it different anymore? Good questions. Old ones, too. People have been asking them for decades. Some of us even make our living by asking them, but we still don't agree about the answers." - John Shelton Reed

"You know that things aren't going well for you when you can't even tell people the simplest fact about your life, just because they'll presume you're asking them to feel sorry for you." - Nick Hornby

"I get all these loser preps coming up to me asking for autographs and all this crap, and I really want to tell them, 'My music is not for people like you!" - Avril Lavigne

"You will learn more about the people you work with in three minutes by asking them what they do for nothing, than by working with them for three years in the same team" - Patrick Dixon

"Some people think that prayer just means asking for things, and if they fail to receive exactly what they asked for, they think the whole thing is a fraud." - Gerald Vann

"I don't wanna die, I'm not gonna lie to you I admit that and I'm not asking for clemency, I'm not asking for forgiveness, I'm not asking for sympathy. I know they're gonna kill me sooner or later. You don't need to worry about that but there's a lot of crimes I can solve if the state can just see fit to make me live two or three years longer, I mean look, I know I'm not like other people, I know I can't feel sympathy for other people but I'm still human." - Ted Bundy

"I think the role of the artist today is about being provocative. I don't mean shocking, but you have to provoke people into action. As an artist, you ask people for their time. It's the most precious thing anyone has. I'm asking audiences to come to my work and spend some time with it. What I'm really doing, of course, is asking people to take time for themselves." - Mira Calix

"There were people asking 'Can women be funny?' People still ask that. It's like asking: 'Can women breathe in and out?'" - Julie Walters

"People keep asking me whether I'm going to vote for Obama or McCain in the election. But I'm like, why bother? There will never be another leader as good as he was." - Zach Braff

"I am unapologetic about asking people to connect up their own responsibility for their total environmental footprint and how they decide to procreate and how many children they think are appropriate." - Jonathon Porritt

"People were always asking for good sound proofs; doubt springs eternal in the human breast, even in countries where the Inquisition can read your very thoughts in your eyes." - Thornton Wilder

"I wanted to change the rules of engagement, asking for more- from fewer. I was insisting that we had to have only the best people...If you wanted excellence, at a minimum, the ambience had to reflect excellence." - Jack Welch

"I wonder if people who asked for God to intervene in our world, really know what they are asking. Will they want to be there when God really does intervene?" - C S Lewis

"The notion that - which some people are trying to suggest, that by asking for the identity of an American person, that is the same as leaking it, is completely false. There's no equivalence between so-called unmasking and leaking." - Susan Rice

"I can still go grocery shopping and not get mobbed. But when I was in South Africa this summer, I had people asking for autographs, and that scared me." - Evangeline Lilly

"Glenn Beck retired or got fired...and a lot of people are asking who will now speak for the raving lunatics who startle you outside of a parking garage?" - Bill Maher

"If one person comes in and says, this is the way life should be, I think you're asking for chaos. I think you gotta let different people live different ways. It's a big world." - Ice T

"I never thought of asking anyone to do it for me. Something's wrong with me. In a time of trouble should people not be able to ask help without feeling demeaned?" - John Brunner

"I get some female attention from fans, but mostly it's people asking for advice about a situation with their ex or their boyfriend, so it's not all love letters and fan mail!" - Matthew Hussey

"So people keep asking me what this badge is for... this badge makes me the sheriff, the sheriff of Emo town, so get your straight irons and eyeliner ready!" - Gerard Way

"For goodness sake, will they hear, will white people hear what we are trying to say? Please, all we are asking you to do is to recognize that we are humans, too." - Desmond Tutu

"The one problem with the Internet for journalists who like doing long form is that any story that's going to involve 16 screens on the web page... that's asking a lot of people." - Nancy Gibbs

"The pledge drive has everything going against it as broadcasting. It's repetitive. It's ad-libbed by people who can't ad-lib. It's about asking for money, which is something nobody wants to hear, even from their own relatives." - Ira Glass

"The questions worth asking, in other words, come not from other people but from nature, and are for the most part delicate things easily drowned out by the noise of everyday life." - Robert B Laughlin

"I will say this: one of the things that is a pain when you're expecting children is how much advice unsolicited people give you when you're not asking for it." - Matthew Mcconaughey

"I am a very open, social, friendly person, and when it comes to people approaching me and asking for an autograph, I am totally cool with doing any of that. It's a lot of fun." - Corbin Bleu

"If people are asking me for clubbing tips, then they're in real trouble. My clubbing tip is never go to a club, because they're horrible and I hate them. I'm more of a dinner party guy." - Simon Bird

"Everywhere I go I find that people... both leaders and individuals... are asking one basic question, 'Is there any hope for the future?' My answer is the same, 'Yes, through Jesus Christ.'" - Billy Graham

"There are always people always asking you for something. But I feel like I have a foundation. I have a supporting cast where it doesn't bother me too much." - Lebron James

"Ever since Obama's election team and media thugs made me famous for asking a simple question in 2008, I've had more than my share of death threats by people who are by definition at least a little crazy." - Joe Wurzelbacher

"The Americans think British T.V. shows are amazing, and everybody references 'Downton Abbey', and, in my genre, 'Doctor Who', which everyone is crazy for. People are always asking me and are always disappointed that I haven't been in it." - Jaime Murray

"Is there an answer to the question of why bad things happen to good people?...The response would forgive the world for not being perfect, to forgive God for not making a better world, to reach out to the people around us, and to go on living despite it longer asking why something happened, but asking how we will respond, what we intend to do now that it has happened." - Harold S. Kushner

"It is really not so repulsive to see the poor asking for money as to see the rich asking for more money. And advertisement is the rich asking for more money." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"I would like to be writing more because people are constantly asking me questions, and I write down what they are asking me." - Eartha Kitt

"Some people might say, 'Can we afford it?' I think that's asking the wrong question... We should instead be asking, 'Can we really afford not to try?'" - Andrew Lo

"I think we should stop asking people in their twenties what they 'want to do' and start asking them what they don't want to do." - Amy Poehler

"I'm not asking that people accept homosexuality. I'm not asking that they believe like I do that it's inborn. I'm not asking that. All I'm saying is don't let these children suffer without a family because of your bias." - Rosie Odonnell

"I'm not asking that people accept homosexuality. I'm not asking that they believe like I do that it's inborn. I'm not asking that. All I'm saying is don't let these children suffer without a family because of your bias." - Rosie O'Donnell

"The big question that everyone is asking themselves, or what they should be asking themselves right now, is what role has the media played in not just missing a certain part of American society that wanted to vote for, say, Donald Trump, but what role has the media played in dehumanizing other people and helping create these conditions that people are so afraid of, say, Muslims and extremism?" - Peter van Agtmael

"It doesn't take billions of dollars or complex medical technologies, and there doesn't have to be a dramatic upending to the current order. It's trying to change the mindset of people who deal with youth to have less judgement and more curiosity. That's asking a lot, emotionally it's asking people to step up and engage more. But what I often heard was that is easier for them to engage emotionally, than to just be angry and judgmental." - James Redford

"Are you a politician asking what your country can do for you or a zealous one asking what you can do for your country?" - Khalil Gibran

"Asking an incumbent member of Congress to vote for term limits is a bit like asking a chicken to vote for Colonel Sanders." - Bob Inglis

"Asking the government to help you for short periods of time is different than asking the government to take care of you for the rest of your life." - Donna Shalala

"Art is really people asking the eternal question, "What is it all about?"" - Gene Roddenberry

"A journalist finds out things by asking questions of people who know." - Steig Larsson

"People asking questions, lost in confusion, well I tell them there's no problem, only solutions." - John Lennon

"People keep asking "Jacob or Edward?" when the really important question is "Diamond Dave or Sammy?" - Ysabeau S. Wilce

"Do things that will get people asking questions, the answer to which is the Gospel." - Lesslie Newbigin

"My work from the last 25 years has been asking people to see differently." - Nancy Burson

"People will identify with a persecuted minority without asking themselves what they are identifying with." - Hilary Mantel

"I'm asking people to think critically and not to be lazy in their thinking." - Naomi Wolf

"People are always asking me to sign my old canvases. It's ridiculous!" - Pablo Picasso

"I'm good at asking other people questions, but I'm not really good at answering questions." - Samantha Bee

"If you get people asking the wrong questions, you don't have to worry about the answers." - Hunter S Thompson

"I think people can benefit tremendously from really asking why they're doing certain things," - Elizabeth Holmes

"No foreigner has a place asking another people, another country, to change their constitution." - Hamid Karzai

"People keep asking how anthropology is different from sociology, and everybody gets nervous." - Clifford Geertz

"Too many people asking too many questions in tennis. Golf is better." - Ivan Lendl

"People are always asking me about eskimos, but there are no eskimos in Iceland." - Bjork



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