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"The best thing is being really close. The worst thing is being really close." - Joel Madden

"Since PTSD is being exposed to death and the death of someone close, I felt really close to [the soldiers]." - Alice Winocour

"My family's really close." - Paul Walker

"Being close ain't good enough." - Chris Paul

"I like doing theaters. I like being up close and personal with the fans. It's really cool." - Ruben Studdard

"I like being close to the bats." - Don Mattingly

"Basically I have, like, five really close friends - girls and guys. I like being friends with both because you can do different things with both." - Natalie Portman

"I really loved my dad. I was very, very close to my dad. He - you know, he was very, very nervous about my being an actor." - Jeffrey Tambor

"That sounds really simplistic, but if I'm in an enclosed space, or my apartment, and I live very close to a park - there's something about being outside and being near things that are green." - Ingrid Michaelson

"I have always drawn strength from being close to home." - Arthur Ashe

"In Banff, the mountains are really close to your head..." - Jan Peacock

"I'm really close to all of my family." - Paul Walker

"My whole family is really close. I'm lucky for that." - Landon Liboiron

"I have a really close relationship with Mike Bloomberg." - Joe Biden

"I've always been a keen cyclist, I'm very close to the world of cycling. Not just cycling really - also walking, adventures, being a curious person, traveling to new countries." - Paul Smith

"The stuff that I'm saying, they're not really traditional, structured jokes. It's not like I'm talking about growing up in Chicago or anything remotely close to that. It's basically me juggling words and concepts and phrases and being stupid." - Reggie Watts

"I'm still single, but me and Lauren are really really really close friends." - Scotty Mccreery

"I grew to understand or really grasp a sense of what the power of being humble is - that becomes a practice. Otherwise you'll be crushed by your fear of being humiliated. It'll control you the rest of your life. I really understood that. I haven't mastered it, I haven't come close to it." - Caroline Myss

"Being tired isn't the same as being rich, but most times it's close enough." - Chuck Palahniuk

"If you zoom close-if you get really close to someone, if you really get close to yourself-then you lose the other person, you lose yourself entirely. You get so close you can't see anything anymore." - David Levithan

"I really enjoy doing things that are more subtle and close to home - and literally close to home." - Guy Pearce

"I'll close my eyes really, really tight and make you all go away." - Shannon Hoon

"I've gone from, you know, being too close to politicians, to being too close to entertainers, and people's father that I'm not." - Al Sharpton

"I have realized that you can close yourself off to life if you put walls up, but it's a difficult thing ... You can't see over, people can't see in, and you also can't see out. So I've gotten quite comfortable with just being unafraid. I keep saying the same thing: it's not about being fearless but really just embracing the fears and using them." - Kristen Stewart

"Onstage, it's all just a heightened and more elaborate version of me. When you're standing onstage, your adrenaline is going, your enthusiasm is at full tilt, and the excitement helps elevate you're attitude. I've always wanted to be as close to myself offstage, being funny with my buddies, and that's what I've worked hard on - being authentic to who I really am." - Dane Cook

"You shouldn't give up. For a while, you have to stay close to the wall and be careful who you spend time with, and really take care of yourself and stay healthy. You think you're being broken, but actually you're being broken open, and life can get way better than you ever expected after the huge tragedy happens." - Jane Fonda

"I just never have really been the kind of person that's out in public being inappropriate, I guess. I like to have fun as much as the next person but I tend to do it in private and just hang out with close friends. If I'm going to go out, I'll just do it with my really good friends." - Emma Roberts

"Performing is really close to being in studio but performing takes over because being in the studio is two things; the first thing is that it is really beautiful to improvise and jam, but afterwards it becomes hard because it's very rare that a song will come together quickly. Most of the time it's back and forth and trial and error. You start questioning whether the song is good or not. So that can be quite tough." - NAO

"Respect for the truth comes close to being the basis for all morality." - U Thant

"The best way of being kind to bears is not to be very close to them." - Margaret Atwood

"I've never heard of any president being so close to his people." - Ho Chi Minh

"I quite frequently don't look through the camera, which is very close to being blind." - William Eggleston

"For me writing is as close to being an engineer as possible." - Guy Kawasaki

"The worst of prison life, he thought, was not being able to close his door." - Stendhal

"Being close to nature, in general, helps boost a child's attention span." - Richard Louv

"Being physically close to extreme power causes one to experience a giddiness, an intoxication." - Maya Angelou

"Part of me aches at the thought of her being so close yet so untouchable." - Nicholas Sparks

"Obedience is a powerful spiritual medicine. It comes close to being a cure-all." - Boyd K. Packer

"There will never be anything more exciting or wonderful than being close to God." - Rick Joyner

"You were a Jesuit? Franciscan. We run a close second in being pains in the ass." - Joe Haldeman

"I loved being in Close Encounters, just to watch Steven Spielberg working was exciting." - Bob Balaban

"I am me, not by finding myself, but by being close to other people." - Linn Ullmann

"Honestly, being a doctor could make you more close minded than regular people." - Alex Chiu

"Respect for the truth comes close to being the basis for all morality." - Frank Herbert

"I enjoyed being involved in team sports and making close friendships." - Brian Mcbride

"But there is a difference between cozying up to power and being close to power." - Bono

"We are at the edge of an abyss and we're close to being irrevocably lost." - David R Brower

"You shouldn't get too close to the truth, because then maybe you stop being funny." - Bob Newhart

"Being called close-minded by religious people is a bit like being called yellow by a bunch of bananas." - Pat Condell

"People used what they called a telephone because they hated being close together and they were scared of being alone." - Chuck Palahniuk

"Being heard is so close to being loved that for the average person they are almost indistinguishable." - David Augsburger

"I spent most of my 20s playing music. I was in a band and we worked really hard and did not get very far. I was really close to being this guy who used to be in this band who is still playing and trying to get some recordings together, but I got really lucky. That's never lost in me, that I went through Saturday Night Live." - Fred Armisen

"I am really close friends with Roger Federer and also with Benoit Paire." - Stan Wawrinka

"Sometimes the probabilities are very close to certainties, but they're never really certainties." - Murray Gell-Mann

"Sometimes the probabilities are very close to certainties, but they're never really certainties" - Murray Gell-Mann

"Anyone who has not rowed in a really close boatrace cannot comprehend the level of pain." - Daniel Topolski

"When you get close enough to someone you're never really alone again." - Stephen Baxter

"And I come from a small Vietnamese family. We're really close too, all ten of us." - Dat Phan

"I have a complicated relationship with non-human animals. I've never really been close to one." - Rachel Zucker

"To me, anything that is a church is really just far too close minded." - Marilyn Manson

"Very occasionally, if you pay really close attention, life doesn't suck." - Joss Whedon

"Other people like Neil Young and Dennis Hopper, those are just really close knit family friends." - Amber Tamblyn

"The restaurants close here in Salzburg. They don't really have a nightlife in the winter time." - Cecilia Bartoli

"Sometimes the probabilities are very close to certainties, but they're never really certainties." - Murray Gellmann

"When you're close to somebody, you can never really know how they're experiencing the world." - Spike Jonze

"There's something really simple and idyllic about living in a house very close to the water." - Andrea Riseborough

"I've always stayed really close with my mother and my father." - Nicole Richie

"Radio interviews are really snappy and I'm just bad at that. I just close down." - Sade Adu

"I am really close friends with Roger Federer and also with Benoit Paire." - Stanislas Wawrinka

"Why watch someone kissing when people really close their eyes when they kiss?" - John Hughes

"I am really close to my family. My cousin is my best friend!" - Daniella Monet

"If you don't think you're close-minded for not believing in Zeus, then please don't accuse atheists of being close-minded for not believing in your god." - Greta Christina

"Only a philosopher's mind grows wings, since its memory always keeps it as close as possible to those realities by being close to which the gods are divine." - Plato

"Yes, I'm very close to my family. And being that close to your family, I think you also struggle with how to become your own person." - Linda Cardellini

"During my years of being close to people engaged in changing the world I have seen fear turn into courage. Sorrow into joy. Funerals into celebration. Because whatever the consequences, people, standing side by side, have expressed who they really are, and that ultimately they believe in the love of the world and each other enough to be that..." - Alice Walker

"The Spurs really are a family. They have a bunch of good guys that want to win, and the way they play is so unselfish. I'm looking forward to being involved in it. I feel that teams with players who are very close end up winning." - LaMarcus Aldridge

"I remember when I was a kid being called names, including the 'n' word. The first time that happened, it really bothered me. But most of the people I dealt with were all white. Most of my close friends were white." - Ken Griffey, Jr.

"The Spurs really are a family. They have a bunch of good guys that want to win, and the way they play is so unselfish. I'm looking forward to being involved in it. I feel that teams with players who are very close end up winning." - LaMarcus Aldridge

"Was I being groomed for some special mission? What possible purpose could an existence like mine serve? When I was' drinking in crappy bars, I was home by myself reading: a life that was achingly lonely, and yet perversely designed to prevent anybody from ever getting close enough to really know me." - Heather King

"Was I being groomed for some special mission? What possible purpose could an existence like mine serve? When I wasn't drinking in crappy bars, I was home by myself reading: a life that was achingly lonely, and yet perversely designed to prevent anybody from ever getting close enough to really know me." - Heather King

"Let me touch on [Ruslan] Provodnikov's style. He is a lot better than people think. Every fight he has lost has been a very close fight. He really brought it and he is a great champion. On top of being an exciting fighter the guy is good." - Chris Algieri

"The novel tradition is the closest thing I have to a religion, and being a part of that tradition means a lot to me. I don't really see - I never have seen - why I should have to forfeit that feeling, or hope, of belonging, just because the stories I want to tell are close to my own experience." - Elif Batuman

"Movies are great, but the real romance happens right here, somewhere - real close-up. I really couldn't have done it if I hadn't been through a lot one way or another. Either you're the one erasing or you're the one being erased, so it's not a pleasant feeling!" - Jim Carrey

"It's a dream of any player to win the bdo. I came really close to it and I'm very proud of my work, for being one of the 3 bests in the world, for the people who are working with me and that are helping me and supporting me. I hope someday I can win it." - Neymar

"In a story, for example, you'll start off with a character who is a little bit of a cartoon. That's not satisfying and you start revising. And as you revise you always are making it better by being specific and by observing more closely, which actually is really the same as saying you love your characters. The close observation equals love of them." - George Saunders

"I've been very lucky. I come from a very close family. I'm also in a relationship that's been really good. Lasted a long time. We've got wonderful kids from that relationship, and they've had the benefit of being together. It's fantastic to have that sort of togetherness. It's a rarity these days." - Richard Branson

"Many people believe that introversion is about being antisocial, and that's really a misperception. Because actually it's just that introverts are differently social. So they would prefer to have a glass of wine with a close friend as opposed to going to a loud party full of strangers." - Susan Cain

"I don't really have loads of friends - three or four who are close. The thing that I love the most is playing with my band, and with everything else I feel kind of uncomfortable. I don't think I'm socially awkward. I just prefer being behind a piano." - Tom Odell

"Is it possible, in the final analysis, for one human being to achieve perfect understanding of another? We can invest enormous time and energy in serious efforts to know another person, but in the end, how close can we come to that person's essence? We convince ourselves that we know the other person well, but do we really know anything important about anyone?" - Haruki Murakami

"My family and I took visits to each and every school and listened to each coaching staff. I felt the most comfortable with and really excited about playing at SC. Being close to home in one of the best offensive systems is paying off now as I'm making the jump to the pros." - Mark Sanchez

"I had a hard time treating my field as if it's horse racing, putting actors in competition against each other. I see how the industry and the studios feel it's important, but I don't really have a feeling for being in competition. I want to feel sympathetic and close to others, not opposed to them." - Alan Arkin

"One of the things I've had the advantage of, growing up and being close to the top management of this company and other companies for most of my life, is seeing how CEOs start to believe in their own infallibility. And that really scares me." - William Clay Ford Jr

"As far as I have been able to understand, the Japanese seem to keep things close to the vest. Friendly but remote and polite to the point of being invisible. It is in the music, literature, film and art that the Japanese really seem to express themselves." - Henry Rollins

"One nice thing about being a woman in Hollywood is that the women tend to be very close-knit. All of us writers and directors know each other and cling to each other for safety and support, and it's really a completely different vibe than the men experience out here, where they're all trying to murder each other." - Diablo Cody

"One of the things I've had the advantage of, growing up and being close to the top management of this company and other companies for most of my life, is seeing how CEOs start to believe in their own infallibility. And that really scares me." - Bill Ford

"A League of Their Own' had some special meaning for me, I guess - it's about women joining together and being empowered, but also about sisters sticking together even when there's drama and struggles. I'm really close to my two sisters and my brother, so I liked that about it." - Rebel Wilson

"'A League of Their Own' had some special meaning for me, I guess - it's about women joining together and being empowered, but also about sisters sticking together even when there's drama and struggles. I'm really close to my two sisters and my brother, so I liked that about it." - Rebel Wilson

"You know the saying, do' kill the messenger? Hold that thought really, really close to your hearts. (Hermes)" - Sherrilyn Kenyon

"You know the saying, don't kill the messenger? Hold that thought really, really close to your hearts. (Hermes)" - Sherrilyn Kenyon

"I'm really close to my family. As I get older, it's like they're the only people I really talk to." - Lissie

"I know what men want. Men want to be really, really close to someone who will leave them alone." - Elayne Boosler

"No one does. No one really knows how to be happy. You just get close, sometimes. That's all I want - just to be close." - Robert Jackson Bennett

"Mattia thought that he and Alice were like that, twin primes, alone and lost, close but not close enough to really touch each other." - Paolo Giordano

"Have you ever felt really close to someone? So close that you can't understand why you and the other person have two separate bodies, two separate skins?" - Nancy Garden

"To stay close and intimate with experience is to stay close to the mind; the nitty gritty mind of the way things really are." - Natalie Goldberg

"Everybody looks a little crazy if you're looking close enough and if you can't look that close, then you don't really love them." - Chuck Palahniuk

"There was a period where our child's birth was getting really close, and we still had nothing. We were dangerously close to calling him Untitled Baby Project." - Paul Reiser

"If I'm a character, it's a biographical movie. My character is as close to me as possible. As close to being myself as possible. So my character, J. Cole, is very close to Jermaine Cole." - J Cole

"The Church's challenge is staying close to the people, close to the people of the United States, not being a detached Church from the people but close to them, close, close, and this is something that the Church in the United States has understood and understood well." - Pope Francis

"I'm really lucky to have my brother because I know a lot of teenagers, and even adults, aren't as close to their siblings. Working in Hollywood definitely does bring us together and gives us something to connect on. I had an audition yesterday and he came by before and ran my sides with me. Being able to work on things together is really cool and it gives us something to have in common." - Ellery Sprayberry

"I adore being with Roberta. I adore being in her spiritual light. I adore being close to her talent and gifts." - Peabo Bryson

"The vain being is the really solitary being." - Berthold Auerbach

"Acknowledging foolishness is a very powerful and important experience. We could almost say that being willing to be a fool is one of the first wisdoms. The phenomenal world can be perceived and seen proprerly if we see it from the perspective of being a fool. There is very little distance between being a fool and being wise; they are extremely close. When we are really, truly foolish, when we actually acknowledge our foolishness, then we are way ahead. We are not even in the process of becoming wise-we are already wise." - Chogyam Trungpa

"Acknowledging foolishness is a very powerful and important experience. We could almost say that being willing to be a fool is one of the first wisdoms. The phenomenal world can be perceived and seen proprerly if we see it from the perspective of being a fool. There is very little distance between being a fool and being wise; they are extremely close. When we are really, truly foolish, when we actually acknowledge our foolishness, then we are way ahead. We are not even in the process of becoming wise-we are already wise." - Chogyam Trungpa

"I have some really, really good friends, to whom I'm very close, that I'm not revealing anything to, and that's really hard." - Natalie Zea

"I am loving being Momma. I really, really am." - Barbara Mandrell

"Being an entrepreneur is tough. Really, really tough." - David S Rose

"I started out being a really, really liberal Democrat." - Rob Lowe

"Not being happy really is my fear." - Keke Palmer

"I really enjoy being an actor!" - Vincent Cassel

"It's really hard work being a model." - Jasmine Guinness

"Being a vegetarian really saves lives." - Esha Gupta

"I really love being a character actor." - Missi Pyle

"Politicians really worry about being politically correct." - Nikki Sixx

"Being a woman is really crap." - Siobhan Fahey

"It's really about being pleased with yourself." - Janet Jackson

"I can never really enjoy being famous." - Utada Hikaru

"Being a nerd really pays off sometimes." - Ken Jennings

"Democracy is itself, a religious faith. For some it comes close to being the only formal religion they have." - E B White

"Pay close attention to when you're being the real you & when you're trying to impress an invisible jury." - Derek Sivers

"...a young nurse is standing close behind me wondering whether she is being drawn by my power or her charity." - Leonard Cohen

"Every age, Through being beheld too close, is ill-discerned By those who have not lived past it." - Elizabeth Barrett Browning

"Every age, Through being beheld too close, is ill-discerned By those who have not lived past it." - Elizabeth Barrett Browning

"A fly was very close to being called a land, cause that's what they do half the time." - Mitch Hedberg

"Even being close to L.A., I was always inspired by old movies and Marilyn Monroe and the glamour of Hollywood." - Gwen Stefani

"A fly was very close to being called a land, because that's what it does half the time." - Mitch Hedberg

"I had a very lovely childhood, and, being an only child, I'm very close to my mom and my dad." - Luke Evans

"Johnny once described our relationship by saying we were as close as two people could be without being married." - Ed Mcmahon

"Sugar Ray Leonard was as close as anyone came after Ali to being Ali, but he wasn't Ali." - Dick Schaap

"I grew as close to Madonna as I've ever been to a woman without being romantically involved." - Nile Rodgers

"I like to play these unconventional characters, yes. They're close to the way I feel as a human being." - Ken Stott

"Israel desperately needs peace if it is to come anywhere close to being the 'light unto nations' of Jewish dreams." - Edgar Bronfman Sr

"I don't use cages - I've been surrounded by 150 to 200 sharks, not once ever been close to being bitten." - Michael Muller

"With the two of us chatting and contemplating our worries together, I think we have grown really close." - Zelo

"It really kind of sucked to be close to someone for so long and then suddenly not be anything anymore." - Cecily Von Ziegesar

"My mom and I have always been really close. She's always been the friend that was always there." - Taylor Swift

"My mom and I have always been really close. She's always been the friend that was always there." - Taylor Swift

"In the dark you can feel really close to a person. You can say whatever you want." - Jenny Han

"You know, sometimes when you're too close to someone, it's hard to see who they really are." - Kirsten Miller

"One way you can get really close to God is to sin as hard as you can." - John Darnielle



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