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Back Doors Quotes


"Democracies die behind closed doors." - Damon Keith

"It's the three pairs of eyes that mothers have to have...One pair that see through closed doors. Another in the back of her head...and, of course, the ones in front that can look at a child when he goofs up and reflect 'I understand and I love you' without so much as uttering a word." - Erma Bombeck

"Back, back, back, back... Gone!" - Chris Berman

"Once I finished, I got that procrastination monkey off my back! And I started seeing doors opening." - Eric Thomas

"I just love it when I hear a little commotion, someone leaving. When I see those doors in the back . . ." - George Carlin

"Men at forty Learn to close softly The doors to rooms they will not be Coming back to." - Donald Justice

"Free open-source software, by its nature, is unlikely to feature secret back doors that lead directly to Langley, Va." - Evgeny Morozov

"Back water rising, coming in my windows and doors I leave with a prayer in my heart: back water won't rise no more" - Blind Lemon Jefferson

"The big secret in life is that there is no big secret. .... There are no back doors, no free rides. There's just you, this moment and a choice." - Oprah Winfrey

"I've always gravitated towards people who are extreme. Whether its drugs, or kicking down doors. Normally, the people in my life had to escape to get back." - Keira Knightley

"The eye and brain are conspirators, and, like most conspiracies, theirs is negotiated behind closed doors, in the back room, outside of our awareness." - Daniel Gilbert

"I am really bothered when I see my friends facing problems back in Iran, but I tell them that not all the doors are shut." - Bahman Ghobadi

"Step through new doors. The majority of the time there's something fantastic on the other side." - Oprah Winfrey

"When the doors of perception are cleansed, men will see things as they truly are, infinite." - William Blake

"Protectiveness has often muffled the sound of doors closing against women." - Betty Friedan

"Death hath a thousand doors to let out life. I shall find one." - Thomas Browne

". . . it is yours women's to be silent and stay within doors." - Aeschylus

"Doors don't slam open." - John M. Shanahan

"I slowly climbed back to my feet, walked back into the emergency department through the silently swishing glass doors, and, covered in my girlfriend's blood, lied perfectly for the first time in my life. "I tried to stop her." - Maggie Stiefvater

"There is this strange fog of being a young man that I would refer to as soft time. Time does not go forward there. It's a series of doors that kind of wind back into one another, like a series of doors in the upper floor of a house. You revisit the same lessons over and over again, or you choose to ignore them." - Ryan Adams

"My name has opened doors and slammed doors shut." - Max Irons

"Prohibition only drives drunkenness behind doors and into dark places, and does not cure it or even diminish it." - Mark Twain

"When you're following your inner voice, doors tend to eventually open for you, even if they mostly slam at first." - Kelly Cutrone

"This world will slam doors in your face at every opportunity. Be willing to employ a foot when necessary." - Wes Fesler

"Outside of these doors, it is the real world. Someone tries to get you to do something wrong, run." - Ray Lewis

"Little hinges swing big doors." - W Clement Stone

"Be an opener of doors" - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"There are no unlockable doors." - Ozzy Osbourne

"All doors open to courtesy." - Thomas Fuller

"Good clothes open all doors." - Thomas Fuller

"Some days are diamonds, some days are rocks. Some doors are opened, some roads are blocked. Sundowns are golden, then fade away. And if I never do nothing, I'll get you back someday." - Tom Petty

"Music is my personal addiction. So much of everything I've done has only been to open more doors for the music itself. It all gets back to the fact that I am, first of all, a songwriter and a singer." - Dolly Parton

"Whenever I'm out-of-doors and find myself wanting to have a first-rate think, I fling myself down on my back, throw my arms and legs out so that I look like an asterisk, and gaze at the sky." - Alan Bradley

"No matter what I do now, there are certain doors I have already closed, certain opportunities I'll never get back. There's nothing to be done, I guess. It is what it is." - Blake Nelson

"We all love privacy. We all care about public safety. And none of - at least people that I hang around with, none of us want back doors. We don't want access to devices built-in in some way." - James Comey

"The story of my life is about back entrances, side doors, secret elevators and other ways of getting in and out of places so that people won't bother me." - Greta Garbo

"If at times my eyes are lenses through which the brain explores constellations of feeling my ears yielding like swinging doors admit princes to the corridors into the mind, do not envy me. I have a beast on my back." - Gavin Douglas

"Our songs touch people, and take them back to a time when there was no threat of terrorism, when you didn't have to lock your doors and when Mom and Dad took care of everything." - George Grove

"When you wear a bow tie, doors open for you. Your posture is a little more erect; your shoulders are a little further back; your style is a little more dynamic. It's about the reestablishment of the gentleman." - Dhani Jones

"The old horse is coming back in a high lope. Thousands of people are riding a horse today that five years ago couldn't sit in a Ford with all the doors locked." - Will Rogers

"I looked back at some of my earlier published stories with genuine horror and remorse. I got thinking, How many extant copies might there be, who owns them, and do they keep their doors locked?" - Richard Russo

"It never hurt Lenny Bruce's career to get arrested for swearing. It did back in the time, but he broke those doors down by doing the stuff that he believed in." - Joe Rogan

"It's a romantic view of Canada. It's like Michael Moore saying we don't lock our doors in Canada. I lock my door mainly because my girlfriend wants me to lock the door, but mind you we lock our doors. It is a little simplistic to say that we blend easily back home with other cultures. It's difficult, but I think it's mainly a big city phenomenon." - Philippe Falardeau

"Drama holds you back." - Mikaela Shiffrin

"Asking the proper questions is the central action of transformation. Questions are the key that causes the secret doors of the psyche to swing open." - Clarissa Pinkola Estes

"Rain puts a hole in stone because of its constancy, not its force. Just keep knocking on doors until the right one opens" - Joseph Gerber

"First sentences are doors to worlds." - Ursula K Le Guin

"Give me open hands and open doors." - Matthew West

"Doors are for those who lack enemies." - Suzanne Collins

"I thank God for Closed Doors" - Tyler Perry

"Open the pod bay doors, Hal." - Arthur C Clarke

"Weird doors open. People fall into things." - David Sedaris

"Doors are for people with no imagination." - Derek Landy

"When one doors closes, another door opens." - Helen Keller

"The jealous keys of truth's eternal doors." - Percy Bysshe Shelley

"Some doors are best left closed." - George R R Martin

"Without curiosity, all doors remain closed!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Hope opens doors where despair closes them." - James Keller

"The thousand doors that lead to death." - Thomas Browne

"We must open the doors of opportunity." - Lyndon B Johnson

"Behind closed doors, I'm a crafty person." - Ravensymone

"Big doors swing on little hinges." - W Clement Stone

"Wherever smart people work, doors are unlocked." - Steve Wozniak

"I almost died, secretly, behind closed doors." - Stephen Baldwin

"The doors of wisdom are never shut." - Benjamin Franklin

"I sang the songs in 'The Doors'." - Val Kilmer

"I've said it would have to be our Empire Strikes Back for me to come back and for me to pull the whole team back together. I think we do have that idea. We do have the idea that feels big and really blows the doors off this franchise. It's hinted at promises of something for two movies now, for thirty years, so it's time to deliver on that." - Joseph Kosinski

"Different people, different backgrounds, different ideals... We walk in different doors at the beginning of the day, and we walk out of different doors at the end of the day. But when it is time to go out on that field, we all go through the same door." - Scott Rolen

"Good manners open the closed doors; bad manners close the open doors!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Doors are going to open-doors you can't even imagine exist." - Julie Powell

"You have to come to your closed doors before you come to your open doors" - Joel Osteen

"Unscrew the locks from the doors ! Unscrew the doors themselves from their jambs !" - Walt Whitman

"I hold doors open for all the women. Men can open the doors for themselves." - Leroy Neiman

"Seeking knowledge is like opening doors. And I know the doors are everywhere." - Georges St-Pierre

"What I know for sure is this: The big secret in life is that there is no big secret. Whatever your goal for this year is, you can get there - as long as you're willing to be honest with yourself about the preparation and work involved. There are no back doors, no free rides. There's just you, this moment, and a choice." - Oprah Winfrey

"I paused outside your door to see if you were awake, and you clearly were, so I came in." "You still can't just barge in." I crossed my arms over my chest. "Would you like me to go back out and knock?" Loki gestured to the doors behind him. "Would that make you feel better?" - Amanda Hocking

"I have an elbow that bends the wrong way, and I'd do things like stand in an elevator and the doors would close, and I'd pretend that my arm had got caught in it, and then I'd scream, 'Ow, ow, put it back!" - Geena Davis

"Go back to The October Palace, which came out in 1994, and there are poems with windows, doors, the rooms of the gorgeous and vanishing palace that is this ordinary world and ordinary life. Jungian archetype would say the house is a figure for the experienced, experiencing self." - Jane Hirshfield

"Some things, however, are true no matter how hard you might try to block them out, and a lie is always a lie, no matter how prettily told. Some doors, once they're opened, can never be closed again, just as some trust, once it's been lost, can never be won back." - Alice Hoffman

"But for me, being naked out of doors and in the water is one of the best ways I have ever found to restore my sense of blissful innocence. It takes me back to that place of my almost forgotten childhood, where I got to run around undressed without anyone telling me I had to cover up or be embarrassed." - Elizabeth Rosner

"I endeavor to shine a light on what's happening behind closed doors in the back-door deal making that so many Americans understand is going on but they don't quite understand how or why, but they know that our elected leaders are lying to us." - Ted Cruz

"We lived in a neighborhood that was too rich for us. When I was young, I had to deliver groceries to the homes of the kids I went to school with. I had to go to the back doors to make the deliveries. It was embarrassing. That was one thing out of a hundred." - Rodney Dangerfield

"I've known Timbaland for a while. We developed a friendship. He always said he would come back for me when he was ready, and he did. We've been rocking and rolling since we got together a couple of years ago. I'm blessed to be under his mentorship, and grateful he's opened so many doors for me." - V. Bozeman

"Back then, it's weird, because I wasn't consciously thinking about it and I think that's why the doors opened and I had the opportunity. It was a big shift and I realized that you can plan and think your life is going somewhere, but you also have to surrender to what opportunities present themselves and really go for those as well." - Jillian Hervey

"one thing I do' need is any more apologies i got sorry greetin me at my front door you can keep yrs i do' know what to do wit em they do' open doors or bring the sun back they do' make me happy or get a mornin paper did' nobody stop usin my tears to wash cars cuz a sorry." - Ntozake Shange

"one thing I don't need is any more apologies i got sorry greetin me at my front door you can keep yrs i don't know what to do wit em they don't open doors or bring the sun back they don't make me happy or get a mornin paper didn't nobody stop usin my tears to wash cars cuz a sorry." - Ntozake Shange

"When I won the competition, I had just been offered a job as a designer in Dusseldorf, so that's probably what I'd be doing now. It can be fascinating to consider how your life might have turned out, like in the movie Sliding Doors, but I'm too busy to look back." - Heidi Klum

"Women are now more aggressive than men! And I don't put them down for it. I think it's great. My attitude with sex with any woman I've ever been with is, I want you to be exactly who you want to be behind closed doors. Don't ever hold back with me." - Andrew Dice Clay

"2. The instant the doors open, you want to push forward as hard as possible, in an effort to get onto the train without letting anybody off. This is very important. If anybody does get off, it is legal to tackle him and drag him back on." - Dave Barry

"A typical Seville shop reaches far along the street front, with many open doors, and a counter running the full length. Here ladies sit in pairs and groups, never singly, to cheapen fans and mantillas, while the smiling salesmen, cigarette in hand, shrug and gesticulate and give back banter for banter as gayly as if it were all a holiday frolic." - Katharine Lee Bates

"That was the big thing when I was growing up, singing on the radio. The extent of my dream was to sing on the radio station in Memphis. Even when I got out of the Air Force in 1954, I came right back to Memphis and started knocking on doors at the radio station." - Johnny Cash

"I have an elbow that bends the wrong way, and I'd do things like stand in an elevator and the doors would close, and I'd pretend that my arm had got caught in it, and then I'd scream, 'Ow, ow, put it back!'" - Geena Davis

"I'd love to go back to Broadway; I'd love to do animation; I'd love to do hair and make-up campaigns because I love hair and makeup - and, I'd love to do film. I mean, there are a lot of doors I'd love to open up!" - Brooke Elliott

"I liked back in the sixties where you'd turn on the radio and go 'Oh that's Hendrix, that's Creedence Clearwater, that's The Doors, there's The Grass Roots, The Monkees, there's Big Brother.' You could just instantly hear it and tell. But in the eighties and nineties there's no way you could do that." - Creed Bratton

"The director of the FBI has been visiting Silicon Valley companies asking them to build back doors so that it can spy on what is being said online. The Department of Commerce is going after piracy. At home, the American government wants anything but Internet freedom." - Evgeny Morozov

"Get back on that bike." - Sarah Dessen

"Back in the Saddle Again." - Gene Autry

"Real Americans don't back down." - Ted Nugent

"I like to give back." - Jackie Chan

"I was driving in Manhattan. There's traffic, nobody's moving... The guy behind me is honking just at me. He kept yelling at me. I decided that I'm gonna argue with this guy, but I'm gonna argue about something else. I'm not having his argument; I'm having mine. So, he's like, 'Go!' And I go, 'Well give me back my jacket!' And he stopped. I was like, 'Yeah, you got my jacket! Give it back! I said you could borrow it, not have it! You're stretching it out, you fat pig! Give it back, now!' He got back in his car, and he locked his doors." - Louis C K

"I compare human life to a large mansion of many apartments, two of which I can only describe, the doors of the rest being as yet shut upon me." - John Keats

"A life of love is one of continualgrowth, where the doors and windows of experience are always open to thewonder and magic that life offers. To love is to risk living fully." - Leo Buscaglia

"When our eyes see our hands doing the work of our hearts, the circle of Creation is completed inside us, the doors of our souls fly open and love steps forth to heal everything in sight." - Michael Bridges

"Karma is not something complicated or philosophical. Karma means watching your body, watching your mouth, and watching your mind. Trying to keep these three doors as pure as possible is the practice of karma." - Thubten Yeshe

"Learn to trust His timing. Don't get in a hurry; don't grow impatient; don't try to force doors open. Don't try to make things happen in your own strength. Let God do it His way." - Joel Osteen

"We end up with the contradictory picture of a society that appears to throw its doors wide open to women, but translates her every step towards success as having been damaging." - Margaret Mead

"The doors of opportunity swing on the hinges of opposition!" - Adrian Rogers

"Education will open doors where none seem to exist." - Mark Mathabane

"All books are doors; and some of them are wardrobes." - Susanna Clarke

"The doors of hell are locked from the inside!" - C S Lewis

"Prayers truly from the heart open all doors in Heaven." - Nachman of Breslov

"Never be within doors when you can rightly be without." - Charlotte Mason

"When you wear a bow tie, doors open for you." - Dhani Jones

"Scoutmasters need the capacity to enjoy the out-of-doors." - Baden Powell de Aquino

"Youre only supposed to blow the bloody doors off!" - Michael Caine

"Books are keys that open many doors - James Rollins" - James Rollins

"Opportunities comes from knocking on doors until they open." - Anonymous

"The doors of Opportunity are marked 'Push' and 'Pull'." - Ethel Mumford

"Shut not your doors to me proud libraries." - Walt Whitman

"Fiction-and poetry and drama- cleanse the doors of perception." - Ursula K Le Guin

"Death hath a thousand doors to let out life." - Philip Massinger

"A good story transcends boundaries, breaks barriers and opens doors." - Blake Mycoskie

"We passed the hash pipe and played our Doors tapes." - Billy Joel

"Pessimists beat their heads against walls, while optimists open doors." - Wes Fesler

"Supermarket automatic doors open for me; therefore, I am." - Craig Reucassel

"Death hath so many doors to let out life." - John Fletcher

"Do not be afraid. Open wide the doors to Christ." - Pope John Paul Ii

"I'm opening the doors, I'm buying dinner. Yeah, I'm romantic." - Evan Rachel Wood

"I like to open the doors to people's brain." - Philippe Starck

"Let no one destitute of geometry enter my doors." - Plato

"The Doors really were a band of potheads." - Ray Manzarek

"When America closes its doors, so does everybody else." - Jon Huntsman Jr

"Who comes tonight? We ope the doors in vain" - Robert Louis Stevenson

"Toughest job I ever had: selling doors, door to door." - Bill Bailey

"Death opens unknown doors. It is most grand to die." - John Masefield

"Men shut their doors against a setting sun." - William Shakespeare

"Arrested Development opened a lot of doors for me." - Will Arnett

"I will reveal the secrets behind these doors." - Zahi Hawass

"Shirley Temple opens doors for Shirley Temple Black." - Shirley Temple

"The pop world has really opened its doors." - Tori Amos

"Doors opened for me and I ran for it." - Karlie Kloss

"The Doors were never that good as musicians." - Ray Manzarek

"Kindness and love open the doors to one's soul." - Anthony D. Williams

"'Breaking Bad' has definitely opened many, many doors for me." - Aaron Paul

"Israel's doors are open to collaboration with Bulgaria." - Shimon Peres

"The doors fly open when you're a professional athlete." - Dennis Rodman

"The really explicit phrase is doors of perception." - Marianne Faithfull

"Good manners will open doors that the best education cannot." - Clarence Thomas

"Supermarket automatic doors open for me; therefore, I am." - Craig Bruce

"It's crazy to close doors to any genres." - David Lynch



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