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"When the inventor of the drawing board messed things up, what did he go back to?" - Bob Monkhouse

"The Things that never can come back, are several - Childhood - some forms of Hope - the Dead..." - Emily Dickinson

"Tech, in the sense of... putting things together, that goes back beyond memory for me." - Mitchell Baker

"Inevitably, these sorts of things are going to come back to blow up in people's faces." - Gregg Easterbrook

"A lot of times you can lose the MP3s - it's a lot of labor to be finding it again, putting things back up. You gotta back up, back up, back up." - Afrika Bambaataa

"Going back into the history of a word, very often into Latin, we come back pretty commonly to pictures or models of how things happen or are done." - J L Austin

"I'm in love with a lot of things. Some of those things love me back. And some of them don't-and one of them is Radiohead." - Guy Berryman

"Music does a lot of things for a lot of people. It's transporting, for sure. It can take you right back, years back, to the very moment certain things happened in your life. It's uplifting, it's encouraging, it's strengthening." - Aretha Franklin

"Becoming a grandmother brought me back to the things I forgot to love. Nature. Playing. Seeing animals. A new way of looking. A rejuvenation. A cycle of life - things come back to you. The details." - Carine Roitfeld

"Stamping out fires is a lot of fun, but it is only putting things back the way they were." - W Edwards Deming

"We all have things that come back to haunt us. Some of us just see them more clearly than others." - Jodi Picoult

"So fleet the works of men, back to their earth again; Ancient and holy things fade like a dream." - Charles Kingsley

"So fleet the works of men, back to their earth again;Ancient and holy things fade like a dream." - Charles Kingsley

"A woman does not spend all her time in buying things; she spends part of it in taking them back." - E W Howe

"Looking back, I should have pursued philosophy and economics and things of that sort in college more, but I didn't." - Dan Quayle

"There are things you break that can't be put back together again. And Kashmir may be one of them." - Salman Rushdie

"I will always be looking back at the things I've gone through, thinking of the struggling people I've seen." - William Kamkwamba

"One of the fun things about playing live is watching the audience sing the songs back to us." - Tom Dumont

"Nothing really annoys me, I'm not that kind of person, I'm quite laid back about most things." - Mark Lawrenson

"I will bring lots of studies back with me so I can work on some big things at home." - Claude Monet

"If you think back to your first love, you always remember them and little things always remind you of them." - Naya Rivera

"One of the things I like about acting is that, in a funny way, I come back to myself." - Bill Murray

"There's no tragedy in life like the death of a child. Things never get back to the way they were." - Dwight D Eisenhower

"You roll back the stones, and you find slithering things. That is the world of Richard Nixon." - John Kenneth Galbraith

"My grannies would both bake things like shortbreads and cookies. I think whenever I smell those kinds of things it really takes me back to my childhood." - Curtis Stone

"It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things." - Leonardo Da Vinci

"To get back to the real substance of all things, you must get back into the thought world. Until one knows that the thought-energy is the cause of which is back of all things, and the product only the effect, then he is tied to the effect and is limited by it." - Walter Russell

"Come back down to basics. The basic things of life, the basic things for me are the things that turn me on more than anything. I'm actually trying to go back from where I was running from...the more essential things that I was ignoring." - Richard Ashcroft

"There are plenty of easy things that you can do from the comfort of your own home to get you started on the path of giving back." - Jenna Morasca

"I think the worst professional advice I received was this kind of unspoken message of "sit back and wait your turn," or "sit back and wait and let other people do things."" - Jim Gaffigan

"One of my thoughts on the back nine was 'I don't know how Tiger has won 14 of these things,' I couldn't feel my legs on the back nine." - Webb Simpson

"It's important for me to go back into the ghetto, where I'm from. I still get my oxygen from there. I don't live in the ghetto but every time I go back, I'm seeing the same things that I lived. That's one of the things I mean when I say, "My feet back onto the ground."" - Jimmy Cliff

"I take responsibility for the times I was arrested and the things that I did. Me being 33 now, I look back on those times and I wish that a lot of things I didn't do. I wish I could have back because I see how much I influence people. People wanna follow in my footsteps and I wish that I can now do more positive things, and that back then I'd done more positive things." - Gucci Mane

"But one had to go back to the beginning of things, always. Trace the thread of life - find the knot - untangle it." - Martha Ostenso

"I'd like to be the sort of person who can enjoy things at the time, instead of having to go back in my head and enjoy them." - David Foster Wallace

"Nature has a way of taking care of things. If you have a certain figure you'll go back to it. Breast feed and don't worry about it." - Eva Herzigova

"Things always seem fairer when we look back at them, and it is out of that inaccessible tower of the past that Longing leans and beckons." - James Russell Lowell

""You're All That" goes back to really building a life from the core of who you're. And all of those things are layers. That's just your authentic life." - Paula White

"I think marriage is one of those things that writers draw on, one of those emotional reservoirs that go way back." - Raymond Carver

"I like to say there's certain things you can't take back: One of them is 'I love you,' and one of them is bullets." - Nathan Fillion

"One of the things I'm most proud of about my country is the fact that we did lick McCarthyism back in the fifties." - Pete Seeger

"You have to really dive deep back into yourself and get rid of so much modern analytical categorization. It's one of the great things poetry does." - Robert Morgan

"I like hurting little things that can't fight back" - Mary Bell

"Looking back on things, the view always improves." - Walt Kelly

"LA people are more laid back about certain things." - Simon Rex

"I've learned to let things roll off my back." - Leighton Meester

"I'm definitely laid back. I don't take things so seriously." - Ryan Lochte

"LSD...reinforc ed my sense of what was important-creat ing great things instead of making money, putting things back into the stream of history and of human consciousness as much as I could." - Steve Jobs

"All the risky things that were happening back in '06 and '07 are back again to the same level, if not more. So we are in the beginning of a credit bubble, but just the beginning." - Nouriel Roubini

"All the risky things that were happening back in "06 and "07 are back again to the same level, if not more. So we are in the beginning of a credit bubble, but just the beginning." - Nouriel Roubini

"If you have to go back through your day in your head, try to go back to only the good things. Look at those, and what you did well. Otherwise, life kind of passes you by." - Anna Gunn

"It's one of those things, when you look back on it, you'd go, "Oh, I could've done without that. If I could go back in time, I would do it different." That's the thing with violence in general." - Ti West

"If someone told me I had to give back, or I'm supposed to give back, or I'm supposed to do these things, I would reject that. My actions are those of valuing and caring." - Mike Vallely

"Frankly, alcohol leads to a lot of other things when you start drinking at 12-years old. It is a big problem that needs to be addressed. Frankly, the industry has pushed us back and pushed us back." - Zach Wamp

"All the risky things that were happening back in '06 and '07 are back again to the same level, if not more. So we are in the beginning of a credit bubble, but just the beginning." - Nouriel Roubini

"I was in a very deep, dark slump, and I needed to find a way to get myself out of it. I had to force myself back out into life, back out into experiencing things." - Shania Twain

"I moved on from the whole 'Playboy' thing five years ago and really never looked back. I'm not one of those girls who goes back to all the parties and things." - Holly Madison

"The Democrat Party today is not enamored of Bill Clinton. They may not even be enamored of Hillary [Clinton]. But the things that jazzed Democrats back in the nineties are nowhere near the things that jazz the Democrats of today." - Rush Limbaugh

"I think back to some of the things Harry said and some of the things I said trying to be funny. If I said them now, it would be on the front page of every newspaper in the country." - Jack Buck

"I'm making a kind of a memoir of certain aspects and times in my life. Now that I'm older I can look back and analyze some things, and see the root of things." - Lourdes Portillo

"I suggest taking the high road and have a little sence of humour and let things roll off your back. I think that's very important." - Sally Ride

"At my age you find yourself looking back from time to time and you begin to appreciate some of the things that happened to you." - Bob Dole

"One's own vanities and humiliations I find a delicious subject for conversation. Things said of me behind my back I don't enjoy, and don't listen to them." - Logan Pearsall Smith

"If you do not throw in a few promises of better things to come, gloomy one, I am going to take you back to the library." - Mason Cooley

"You know how we can be about things which sparkle and shine. We imagine they will put back something of what has been lost." - Catherynne M Valente

"The mind remembers only certain things. The body remembers everything. The information it carries goes back to the beginning of existence." - Jaggi Vasudev

"In this business, if you don`t have the capacity to step back and have some sort of relativity about things, you're screwed" - Leonor Varela

"One of my favorite things in watching an actor is feeling, The story is safe in your hands. I can lean back and trust you with this." - Alison Pill

"When I get to the end of my life, I want to be able to look back and know that my being here made things better - Daphne" - Karen Rose

"But standing in that hallway, it was all coming back to me. Memories were waiting at the edges of things, beckoning to me." - Neil Gaiman

"The most important things to remember about back story are that (a) everyone has a history and (b) most of it is' very interesting." - Stephen King

"Things we lose have a way of coming back to us in the end, if not always in the way we expect." - J K Rowling

"The [Confederate] Flag is - literally - sewed division. People claim it means different things to different people, but it harkens back to the pro-slavery side of the war." - Greg Gutfeld

"I look back at my adolescence, and Im shocked at the things I did that were my idea of adult behavior." - Katherine Waterston

"That's one of the great things about music. You can sing a song to 85,000 people and they'll sing it back for 85,000 different reasons." - Dave Grohl

"I know of no redeeming qualities in myself but a sincere love for some things, and when I am reproved I fall back on to this ground." - Henry David Thoreau

"Flowers are one of the few things we buy, bring home, watch die, and we don't ask for our money back." - George Carlin

"Looking back upon my work today, I think the best I have done grew out of things deeply felt, the worst from a pride in mere talent." - Diego Rivera

"The most important things to remember about back story are that (a) everyone has a history and (b) most of it isn't very interesting." - Stephen King

"One of the most important things a real investor needs to say is this; "I want my money back and I also want to keep my investments." - Robert Kiyosaki

"Time has a funny way of airbrushing relationships, removing all the things that were wrong so when you look back it looks much better than it really was." - Alexandra Potter

"That's one of the great things about music. You can sing a song to 85,000 people and they"ll sing it back for 85,000 different reasons." - Dave Grohl

"China is a rising adversary. So one of the things we have to do if we want China's support is to push back on China." - Carly Fiorina

"I keep things real simple because I know where I came from and I don't ever want to go back to that way of living." - Edgerrin James

"When I do things with people it's not with the hopes of them coming back because that would be a selfish reason for me to do anything." - Mic Geronimo

"I do believe that if millions of people do stand up and fight back, we can stop Donald Trump from doing some really awful things." - Bernie Sanders

"I'm not turning my back on classical theater. It's all about opportunities and timing a lot of the time when things come up." - Gugu Mbatha-Raw

"If too many things have to happen in order to bring about the situation you want, then back out of it and try again later." - James Altucher

"Growing older, I love only quietness: who need be concerned with the things of this world? Looking back, what better plan than this: returning to the grove." - Li Bai

"Hitler explained quietly that he wanted these things done. It is of interest that no one objected or talked back. It was law and it was genius speaking." - Rudolf Mildner

"The Things that never can come back, are several - Childhood - some forms of Hope - the Dead - Though Joys - like Men - may sometimes make a Journey - And still abide" - Emily Dickinson

"I know of no redeeming qualities in myself but a sincere love for some things, and when I am reproved fall back on to this ground." - Henry David Thoreau

"There's a Washington standard of casually putting things off the record. It's really gone too far. I don't know an easy way to turn it back." - Adam Clymer

"That's one of the most important things to me is that Detroit and Ann Arbor got my back. If you don't have hometown love, then what's the point?" - Mayer Hawthorne

"For me, I find that even though I've accomplished a few things in my life, looking back on accomplishments doesn't give me a sense of satisfaction." - Alan Alda

"I started saying things in church that didn't meet with a lot of approval - like 'Jesus isn't coming back.' They started throwing Bibles." - Sam Kinison

"I went through a long period where I was afraid of doing things I wanted to do, and you get your courage back, which is what's important." - George Michael

"Throughout my career I have been talked out of things I wanted to do, and when I look back, I think I should have followed my instincts." - Halle Berry

"You go back and look at things like Civil War, World War II, Vietnam, a lot of people dying in state-sponsored arm conflict" - Juan Williams

"Back on its golden hinges The gate of Memory swings, And my heart goes into the garden And walks with the olden things." - Ella Wheeler Wilcox

"Especially being around young people, ... It helps put things in the proper perspective as you return back to the chaos of politics." - Pat McCrory

"Things aren't much wilder now, I don't think, than they were back then. Of course I just read about all the goings-on now. Ha." - Norman Rockwell

"I say really stupid things sometimes. When I go back and watch some of my old interviews from when I was younger, I just cringe." - Michelle Pfeiffer

"I wish they'd had electric guitars in cotton fields back in the good old days. A whole lot of things would've been straightened out." - Jimi Hendrix

"I don't harp on what I could change about the past, because I can't go back and change it. But definitely a lot of things I would change." - Vanilla Ice

"I have no desire to look back, I only want to look forward to the things that are still ahead of me." - Dionne Warwick

"I look back at my adolescence, and I'm shocked at the things I did that were my idea of adult behavior." - Katherine Waterston

"The more I like a book, the more slowly I read. this spontaneous talking back to a book is one of the things that makes reading so valuable." - Anatole Broyard

"The Things that never can come back, are several- Childhood-some forms of Hope-the Dead- Though Joys-like Men-may sometimes make a Journey- And still abide-." - Emily Dickinson

"I need to figure out the secret. I need to work out how to keep things flying back to me instead of always flying away." - Carol Rifka Brunt

"There's a sense of knowing when to stop and take a break from things, to step back from the work you're making, and of changing things up to keep them interesting for yourself." - Dan Fox

"I think one of the most important things punk brought back was the whole concept of staying independent and doing things yourself. It made music a lot less boring in any category you can name." - Jello Biafra

"The scene I had just witnessed brought back a lot of memories - not of things I have done but of things I have failed to do, wasted hours and frustrated moments and opportunities forever lost because time had eaten so much of my life and I would never get it back." - Hunter S Thompson

"She knew that when she got old it would be more fun to look back on a life of romance and adventure than a life of quiet habits. But looking back was easy. It was the doing that was painful. There were plenty of things she would like to look back on but wasn't willing to risk ..." - Ann Brashares

"The game of golf doesn't come rushing back to you. Last week I made a couple of fundamental mistakes that I probably wouldn't have made in the heat of the battle back when I was in my heyday, and those things have got to come back." - Greg Norman

"The memory of things gone is important to a jazz musician. Things like old folks singing in the moonlight in the back yard on a hot night or something said long ago." - Duke Ellington

"The memory of things gone is important to a jazz musician. Things like old folks singing in the moonlight in the back yard on a hot night or something said long ago." - Louis Armstrong

"When you grow up-and from the look of things, you have awhile-but you learn things never go back to normal simply because everyone's sorry. Sorry is ridiculous." - Marisha Pessl

"Cynthia came in quietly and set a cup of tea before him. He kissed her hand, inexpressibly grateful, and she went back into the kitchen. When we view the little things with thanksgiving, even they become big things." - Jan Karon

"Do the kind of things that come from the heart, When you do, you won't be dissatisfied, you won't be envious, you won't be longing for somebody else's things. On the contrary, you'll be overhelmed with what comes back" - Morrie Schwartz

"Some things just can't be put back together. Some things can never be fixed. Two broken pieces can't make a lot of anything anymore. But at least he had the broken pieces." - Jamie Ford

"Another part of the challenge was to bring back things that you've forgotten about and maybe some things you haven't forgotten about, recontextualize them and have the series make sense." - J.H. Wyman

"When you're a good person, good things happen to you. You shouldn't be a good person with the expectation of therefore deserving good things, but in its purest form, I believe when you do good, good comes back to you." - Guy Kawasaki

"It just feels to me like the death throes of an America that had many great things about it, but had many negative things about it. I don't want to go back." - Cynthia Nixon

"The Republicans are many things, but they're not dumb. And if millions of people begin to stand up and fight back, they're going to be thinking twice about doing very bad things." - Bernie Sanders

"Do the kinds of things that come from the heart. When you do, you won't be dissatisfied, you won't be envious, you won't be longing for somebody else's things. On the contrary, you'll be overwhelmed with what comes back." - Mitch Albom

"If we plant the right seeds, tomorrow will be better. If you put out good things, then you'll get good things back. That's part of our responsibility as entertainers." - Ben Vereen

"But I listen to live recordings of things that I did back in the '70s and then how I've done things since. And there's no doubt about it: if I compare the two, it's like chalk and cheese." - Rick Wakeman

"Smell is so powerful, you know. My grannies would both bake things like shortbreads and cookies. I think whenever I smell those kinds of things it really takes me back to my childhood." - Curtis Stone

"Share everything. Don't take things that aren't yours. Put things back where you found them." - Robert Fulghum

"True friends say good things behind your back and bad things to your face." - Unknown

"Our people made that choice, the choice to go to Sameness. Before my time, before the previous time, back and back and back. We relinquished color when we relinquished sunshine and did away with difference. We gained control of many things. But we had to let go of others." - Lois Lowry

"For a woman a man will do many things that he'd turn his back on in an instant when alone; things he'd back away from, nine times out of ten, even when drunk adn with a bunch of his friends egging him on." - Stephen King

"I always had all of these childhood fantasies about wanting to invent things, like a spaceship or a time machine. And everyone's imagined what it would be like to go back in time and change things, to see what would happen if you had a different life. 'Back to the Future' fulfills all of those daydreams. It's the perfect movie." - Sasha Grey

"We can make ourselves say the kind things that rise in our hearts and tremble on our lips - do the gentle and helpful deeds which we long to do and shrink back from; and little by little, it will grow easier - the love spoken will bring back the answer of love - the kind deed will bring back a kind deed in return." - Harriet Beecher Stowe

"[Photography] ties back into this feeling of wanting to watch things fall and the moment before they break. Fireworks are that way for me - this lovely thing that blows up and is gone. It all goes back to this desire to record things before they disappear - the original reason we take pictures, right?" - Laurel Nakadate

"My first book was called, 'Mountain, Get Out of My Way,' where I did an autobiographical sketch, if you will, looking back at myself and looking back at things in my life, and juxtaposing them against things that are happening in other people's lives and trying to be motivational." - Montel Williams

"Half of the modern world goes back as far as Pearl Jam. The real historians go back to U2. But they need to go back further. They have to go back to the '50s and '60s, where things started. That's how you get to be your own personality, by studying the masters. Rock and roll was white kids trying to make black music and failing, gloriously!" - Steven Van Zandt

"Turn back, turn back,thou pretty bride, Within this house thou must not abide. For here do evil things betide." - Jacob Grimm

"It is one of the main teachings of the profound traditional wisdom of India, that the Primordial Mother is the origin of all things and verything tends to flow naturally back towards her." - Nirmala Srivastava

"This comes of James teaching me to think for myself, and never to hold back out of fear of what other people may think of me. It works beautifully as long as I think the same things as he does." - George Bernard Shaw

"Well, one of the first things is to restore the rule of law, to place the government back under the cage of law. Another thing is to stop falling for the myth of democracy." - James Bovard

"The things that hold women back, hold them back from sitting at the boardroom table and they hold women back from speaking at the PTA meeting." - Sheryl Sandberg

"Perhaps that is part of the animals' role among us, to awaken humility, to turn our minds back to the mystery of things, and open our hearts to that most impractical of hopes in which all creation speaks as one." - Matthew Scully

"The more one loves, the heavier the meaning of death becomes, and the deeper the sense of loss. Love and death are not different things, they are the front and back of the same thing." - Otsuichi

"The dream of coming back is becoming a reality. A lot of the uncertainty about the future has been cleared up. A lot of people are no longer cursing the darkness and have started lighting candles and doing positive things." - Paul Tagliabue

"The discontent with the existing order of things pervaded the atmosphere, wherever the conditions were favorable, long before Columbus, seeking the back door of Asia, found himself knocking at the front door of America." - James Russell Lowell

"The Mars rover Curiosity has sent back images of some odd things on the surface of Mars, and some people think they could be UFOs. Here's my question. If we're on the surface of Mars, aren't we the UFO?" - Jay Leno

"If I'm in a social situation sometimes I'll hang back and observe people but I feel very much a part of things most of the time and feel very comfortable socializing and have for most of my life." - Tobey Maguire

"In a repressed society, artists fulfil a sense of harking back to instant gratification, or immediate expression, by doing things that function on the edge of society, or outside of what is conventionally accepted." - Bat For Lashes



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