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"I found my life's calling when you spoke my name." - John Michael Montgomery

"Your calling my name is My reply. Your longing for Me is My message to you." - Rumi

"[Donald] Trump is obsessed with name calling." - Hillary Clinton

"What took time for my mom was getting the pronouns right and calling me by a different name. Laverne was my middle name before I transitioned." - Laverne Cox

"John Legend is a nickname that some friends started calling me, and it kind of grew into my stage name." - John Legend

"Lipgloss is my calling!" - Vanessa Hudgens

"Soundlessly whispering into the void, my lips moving quickly, silently, without ceasing. Calling his name, calling him to me. Even though there's no use. Even though it's futile. Even though it's way past too late." - Alyson Noel

"You have to trust that if you are calling my name in a way that is offensive to me, I'm going to share it with you. But you also have to know what your feelings are behind calling me "bell."" - Bell Hooks

"The crows seemed to be calling his name, thought Caw." - Jack Handey

"It's hard to have a dialogue when you're name-calling." - Joan Jett

"I can feel a phoenix inside of me. I can see the heavens but I still hear the flames calling out my name." - Katy Perry

"My grandparents never understood why my mother Noreen chose such exotic names for her children: Damon and me. My granny insisted on calling my brother Dermot - a good Irish name - until she died; I was just known as wee one." - Natascha Mcelhone

"Susannah." My dance partner's breath was soft against my cheek. "Susannah...." Yeah. In my dreams. In real life, the voice calling my name wasn't a bit masculine. That's because it belonged to a twelve-year-old boy." - Meg Cabot

"My grandparents never understood why my mother Noreen chose such exotic names for her children: Damon and me. My granny insisted on calling my brother Dermot - a good Irish name - until she died; I was just known as 'wee one.'" - Natascha Mcelhone

"Acting is my calling, not my career." - Angela Bassett

"My family has had to move and change their name and have been subject to threats from right wing blogs calling for my son, for example, to be killed to get at me." - Julian Assange

"Medicine has always been my calling." - Mehmet Oz

"When I see throughout this book, called the Bible, a history of the grossest vices and a collection of the most paltry and contemptible tales and stories, I could not so dishonor my Creator by calling it by His name." - Thomas Paine

"I couldn't remember my name for weeks. I'd be at the theater and hear them calling 'Miss Stanwyck, Miss Stanwyck,' and I'd think 'Where is that dame? Why doesn't she answer? By crickie, it's me!" - Barbara Stanwyck

"My very beloved and deceased third-grade teacher, Cliff Kehod, was the one that I really remember calling me Ike a lot. It just stuck. It is a dog's name, but I love dogs." - Ike Barinholtz

"My first agent dissuaded me from calling myself 'Cumberbatch.' I had six months of not very productive time with her, so I changed agents. The new one said, 'Why aren't you using your family name? It's a real attention-grabber.' I worried, 'How much is it going to cost to put my name in lights?' But then I decided that's not my problem." - Benedict Cumberbatch

"All over the sky a sacred voice is calling your name." - Black Elk

"I'm in love, sweet love. Feel me calling out your name, I feel no shame." - Anita Baker

"Name the season's first hurricane Zelda and fool Mother Nature into calling it a year." - Robert Breault

"America needs fewer men obsessed with erecting fences of hate, suspicion and name calling." - William Arthur Ward

"Name the season's first hurricane Zelda and fool Mother Nature into calling it a year." - Robert Breault

"I'm going to focus on people and what they need, not on name calling between politicians." - Charles Schumer

"Name the season's first hurricane Zelda and fool Mother Nature into calling it a year." - Robert Brault

"Calling them devadasis we insult God Himself in the name of religion." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Feeling like the voice she liked best in all the world was calling her name." - C S Lewis

"Conferences at the top level are always courteous. Name-calling is left to the foreign ministers." - W Averell Harriman

"American media has just become talk radio, incredibly partisan name-calling and op-eds." - Shane Smith

"As a Christian, my highest calling is not motherhood; my highest calling is to follow Christ." - Rachel Held Evans

"My name is Legion." - Bible

"My father, a Russian translator, wanted to distinguish me by calling me Misha, the Russian diminutive of his name, Michael. My name and work as a writer specialising in the Balkans has created a myth that I have Slavic connections, but actually I am British." - Misha Glenny

"When I was twenty-five, I went on exactly four dates with a much older guy whom I'll call Peter Parker. I'm calling him Peter Parker because the actual guy's name was also alliterative, and because, well, it's my book and I'll name a guy I dated after Spider-Man's alter ego if I want to." - Mindy Kaling

"My son's full real name is Duncan Zowie Haywood. As a toddler he was called by his second name Zowie. But it was such an identifiable name during the Seventies that if I called him loudly in public places, everyone would turn to stare, so I started calling him Joey to take the pressure off. It has the same sound and number of syllables as Zowie. And Joe stuck for most of his childhood. Now he has reverted to his real name, Duncan. Haywood was my father's name." - David Bowie

"Money or no money, acting is my calling" - Claire Danes

"I have assiduously avoided calling my books novels" - Guillermo Cabrera Infante

"I don't know. Maybe [sex-ed] is my new calling?" - Jen Kirkman

"I received my calling and accepted it at around 18." - Michael Eric Dyson

"I have assiduously avoided calling my books novels." - Guillermo Cabrera Infante

"I think the political process has degenerated into name-calling and extremism, and I think that that's unfortunate." - Bill Bradley

"Four!" I call out. Why am I calling a number? Oh yes. Because that's his name. - Tris." - Veronica Roth

"There is nothing sweeter in this sad world than the sound of someone you love calling your name." - Kate Dicamillo

"The love of God is not generic. God looks with love upon every man and woman, calling them by name." - Pope Francis

"I almost didn't name Butt-Head 'Butt-Head.' I came real close to calling him something else." - Mike Judge

"My name has zero value." - Colin Quinn

"The stage calls my name." - Keegan Allen

"Drumming is my middle name." - Ringo Starr

"I earned my famous name." - Brian Wilson

"I want my name back." - Richard Jewell

"Germany calling! Germany Calling!" - William Joyce

"I hear you calling and it's needles and pins (And pins) I want to hurt you just to hear you screaming my name Don't want to touch you but you're under my skin (Deep in) I want to kiss you but your lips are venomous poison" - Alice Cooper

"When activists say we need to move past the partisan divide, what they mean is: Shut up and get with my program. Have you ever heard anyone say, "We need to get past all of this partisan squabbling and name-calling. That's why I'm going to abandon all my objections and agree with you"?" - Jonah Goldberg

"When Andrew [Ridgeley] first met my family, he heard my mom calling me "Yorgos." He just abbreviated it to Yog, and unfortunately it stuck. I hated it is a teenager. It was not the most glamorous-sounding name in the world." - George Michael

"It was never a conscious decision - I was introducing myself as Duffy and my friends were calling me Duffy, so I just knocked off the first half of my name. For me it's no big deal, but a lot of people want to unearth why I've called myself this. It's just what I'm known as, you know." - Duffy

"As far back as I can remember, my mother would have me down by the bed at night with her, praying. I can still hear her voice calling my name to God and telling him that she wanted me to follow him in whatever he called me to do." - Charles R Swindoll

"I heard a lil homie talking reckless in Vibe. Quite a platform you chose, you shoulda kept it inside. Oh you tried, it's so childish calling my name on the world stage. You need to act your age and not your girl's age." - Drake

"Derek? Derek!-Chole Chole! what are you doing out here? i said we will check it out later. key word WE-Derek oh, yeah I decided to come out on my own. thats why i was calling your name repeatively- Chole" - Kelley Armstrong

"I didn't have much, but I was always happy to share what I did have. It seemed like every African that came to New York City would show up at my apartment door at dinnertime, and I couldn't turn them away. I wasn't much older than any of them, but they started calling me 'Mama Africa' and the name stuck." - Miriam Makeba

"When I graduated from college in early 2010, I decided that I needed to create a calling card, some kind of business card that people can link to my name and face. So I did this 'Mad Men Theme Song... With a Twist' music video. I released it just as I moved to L.A." - Allison Williams

"When I graduated from college in early 2010, I decided that I needed to create a calling card, some kind of business card that people can link to my name and face. So I did this 'Mad Men Theme Song...With a Twist' music video. I released it just as I moved to L.A." - Allison Williams

"My name sounds French but that's just a stage name." - Nina Simone

"My name is Mr. Fischer. What's your name?" - Joschka Fischer

"I hate my name. It's a stupid, horrible name." - Mcg

"'Vogue' is a bigger name than my name." - Carine Roitfeld

"Observe which side resorts to the most vociferous name-calling and you are likely to have identified the side with the weaker argument and they know it." - Charles R. Anderson

"We believe that according the name 'investors' to institutions that trade actively is like calling someone who repeatedly engages in one-night stands a 'romantic." - Warren Buffett

"He was calling it an atonic seizure because, even if he didn't know why it had happened, it was important to give it a cool name." - Ben Aaronovitch

"We have to actually choose a name," Kane murmured above her head. "We can't keep calling him 'baby.' When he's fifteen he might resent it." - Christine Feehan

"You are such a chicken. Bock. Bock. Bock." He refused to allow her very bad chicken impression to ruffle his feathers. He was above petty name-calling." - Christine Feehan

"No name-calling truly bites deep unless, in some dark part of us, we believe it. If we are confident enough then it is just noise." - Laurell K Hamilton

"It is time to set aside the old partisan bickering and finger-pointing and name-calling that comes from freeing parents to make different choices for their children." - George W Bush

"A book's alright when the weather's foul and there's nothing else to do, but why sit and read when the wind is calling your name?" - Mercedes Lackey

"His name was George F. Babbitt, and . . . he was nimble in the calling of selling houses for more than people could afford to pay." - Sinclair Lewis

"Calling a trans person by their former name is referred to as "deadnaming" and is considered highly offensive to most trans people I know." - Steven Petrow

"I'll stop calling it the iPhone right now. Instead, for the remainder of this article, it'll be known as the Jabscreen. A better name in any case." - Charlie Brooker

"Lucy woke out of the deepest sleep you can imagine, with the feeling that the voice she liked best in the world had been calling her name." - C S Lewis

"Talk about your negative experiences with the father, with your girlfriends. Not with your children. And bite your tongue when it comes to diminishing, denying, dismissing, name-calling." - Iyanla Vanzant

"I had started calling her Lucy shortly after we met; I didn't like the name Lucille. That's how our television show was called I Love Lucy, not Lucille." - Desi Arnaz

"Have you ever been married? Had that thing of someone calling you by a name not your own? It's unsettling. It's like a fictitious person." - Stacy Schiff

"We believe that according the name 'investors' to institutions that trade actively is like calling someone who repeatedly engages in one-night stands a 'romantic.'" - Warren Buffett

"When you write a high-tech thriller, and then people in the defense establishment start calling you - people I can't name - you feel you've hit a nerve." - Daniel Suarez

"This church does not belong to its President. Its head is the Lord Jesus Christ, whose name each of us has taken upon ourselves. We are all in this great endeavor together. We are here to assist our Father in His work and His glory. . . . Your obligation is as serious in your sphere of responsibility as is my obligation in my sphere. No calling in this church is small or of little consequence." - Gordon B Hinckley

"I've found my true calling in life, and I'm living life on my terms." - Kai Greene

"My boyfriend thinks I lost my true calling to be a librarian." - Paulina Porizkova

"I wish my name was Tom Kite." - Ian Baker-Finch

"Rampant eclecticism is my middle name." - Linda Ronstadt

"Even my father's name is Sachin Tendulkar." - Sachin Tendulkar

"I want my name to mean me." - Mark Haddon

"I'm not Lisa, my name is Julie." - Jessi Colter

"Stubbornness should have been my middle name." - Martin Luther

"I don't need my name anywhere." - Neil Degrasse Tyson

"My name means freedom [in Irish]." - Saoirse Ronan

"My name shall never be forgotten." - Ovid

"Tell the rabble my name is Cabell." - James Branch Cabell

"My name actually is Francesco Castaluccio." - Frankie Valli

"My name is more important than myself." - Pierre Cardin

"Snoop Scorsese, that's my director name." - Snoop Dogg

"My name is Bolt, Lightning Bolt." - Usain Bolt

"Changing my name was traumatic for me." - Eve Best

"I have to clear my name." - Heather Mills

"My name is not 'William Shatner.'" - Chris Pine

"I definitely don't Google my name." - Jessica Simpson

"My real last name is Galifianakisburg." - Zach Galifianakis

"Ryssa? How do you know her name was Ryssa? (Tory) Uh...I do'. I just gave her a name. It seemed more polite than calling her "hey, you, ancient chick." (Acheron)" - Sherrilyn Kenyon

"Ryssa? How do you know her name was Ryssa? (Tory) Uh...I don't. I just gave her a name. It seemed more polite than calling her 'hey, you, ancient chick.' (Acheron)" - Sherrilyn Kenyon

"I have a theory - if the music is good and you have good musicians, the name doesn't matter that much. There are a lot of examples of that. The name is just a calling card." - Joey Tempest

"In my work I have chosen the positive approach. I never think of myself as protesting against something, but rather as witnessing for harmonious living. Those who witness for, present solutions. Those who witness against, usually do not - they dwell on what is wrong, resorting to judgment and criticism and sometimes even name-calling. Naturally, the negative approach has a detrimental effect on the person who uses it, while the positive approach has a good effect" - Peace Pilgrim

"The thing I get the most [in public] is, 'Hey, Eugene.' You know what I mean? There's no catch phrase like: 'What a week I'm having.' People will actually just say, 'Hey, Eugene' or 'Hi, Eugene.' It's a great thing; they feel that comfortable calling me by my first name. It's not being forward. It depends how you say it. I think they can't help themselves. They think they know me. I find it gratifying." - Samuel L Jackson

"When I was a kid, I loved a heavy metal band called Motley Crue. I was thirteen when they came to my city, and I called every hotel in the Yellow Pages asking for a room by the name of their manager in hopes of meeting the band. After two or three hours of calling hotels, I got through, and the manager's brother answered the phone." - Steveo

"There ARE people who won't customarily eat an entire row of cookies, or hear food calling their name from other rooms, or who don't grind up food in the garbage disposal for fear of eating it, or get it back out of the garbage so they could eat it. Of course, my binge eating was just a cover-up for the larger issue: Trying to fill the emptiness" - Sark

"There's just something a little bit unseemly to me that Chelsea's out there calling up celebrities, saying support my mom and, apparently she's also calling these super delegates." - David Shuster

"I feel everyone is put here for a reason. Everyone has a calling. I always thought my real calling was to help other people." - Janet Jackson

"My greatest concern was what to call it. I thought of calling it 'information', but the word was overly used, so I decided to call it 'uncertainty'. When I discussed it with John von Neumann, he had a better idea. Von Neumann told me, "You should call it entropy, for two reasons. In the first place your uncertainty function has been used in statistical mechanics under that name, so it already has a name. In the second place, and more important, nobody knows what entropy really is, so in a debate you will always have the advantage."" - Claude Shannon

"My greatest concern was what to call it. I thought of calling it 'information', but the word was overly used, so I decided to call it 'uncertainty'. When I discussed it with John von Neumann, he had a better idea. Von Neumann told me, "You should call it entropy, for two reasons. In the first place your uncertainty function has been used in statistical mechanics under that name, so it already has a name. In the second place, and more important, nobody knows what entropy really is, so in a debate you will always have the advantage."" - Claude Shannon

"My greatest concern was what to call it. I thought of calling it "information", but the word was overly used, so I decided to call it "uncertainty". When I discussed it with John von Neumann, he had a better idea. Von Neumann told me, "You should call it entropy, for two reasons. In the first place your uncertainty function has been used in statistical mechanics under that name, so it already has a name. In the second place, and more important, nobody knows what entropy really is, so in a debate you will always have the advantage."" - Claude Shannon

"I used up all my sick days, so I'm calling in dead." - Abraham Maslow

"I'm restless. Things are calling me away. My hair is being pulled by the stars again." - Anais Nin

"I thought, my love is so good, why isn't it calling the same thing back." - Amy Hempel

"Calling upon my years of experience, I froze at the controls." - Stirling Moss

"My account is paid in full. So, why are you calling me?" - Jon Jones

"I think I missed my calling. I should have been an interior decorator." - Victor Hugo

"It's my calling to tell stories. It's the one thing that scratches the itch for me." - Kit Williamson

"I'm restless. Things are calling me away. My hair is being pulled by the stars again." - Anais Nin

"My soul is to sell. The dark is too hard to beat 'cause they're calling me." - Ellie Goulding

"I'm calling from my car, I'm sorry, I'm like running around like crazy." - Melissa Joan Hart

"Even though I retired from coaching, I still believe that is my calling." - Bobby Bowden

"My philosophy was if they weren't calling you names, you weren't doing anything," - Earl Lloyd

"I just live my life. I go where I feel God is calling me." - Jurnee Smollett

"In fact, I thought my calling was to be a painter." - Patti Smith

"Being in a state of mystery seems to be my calling." - Luci Shaw

"Gymnastics was my calling. I think it chose me in a lot of ways." - Dominique Moceanu

"It saddens me that in many churches today, you hardly hear the name of Jesus being mentioned. Instead, you hear psychology being taught. You hear motivational teachings. You hear 'doing, doing, doing', 'vision, vision, vision' or 'calling, calling, calling'. You hear very little of Jesus Christ and His finished work being taught. Is this what Christianity is about? Your doing, your calling and your vision?" - Joseph Prince

"Luck is my middle name. Mind you, my first name is Bad." - Terry Pratchett

"I never had a penny to my name, so I changed my name." - Richard Prince

"My name is not 'The Best Player in Baseball.' My name is George Kenneth Griffey, Jr." - Ken Griffey, Jr.

"Sometimes I aid into the confusion by having my character's name be my name." - Mindy Kaling

"I am very proud of my name. My full name is Richard Treat Williams." - Treat Williams

"I took my son's name. I didn't take my husband's name." - Elizabeth Edwards

"Bob Marley isn't my name. I don't even know my name yet." - Bob Marley

"'Zolten' is a common Hungarian name, it's my wife's maiden name and most importantly, it's the name of Dracula's dog." - Penn Jillette

"I've been blessed, I think, to have tremendous joy in my life in pursuing my vocation, my calling." - Cornel West

"He took my music, but he gave me my name." - Muddy Waters

"All about my riches/ My name should be Richard" - Lil Wayne

"He stole my music but he gave me my name." - Mick Jagger

"I have given you my soul; leave me my name!" - John Proctor

"My name is Zach Galifianakis and I hope I'm pronouncing that right. I'm named after my granddad, my middle name. My name is Zach Granddad Galifianakis." - Zach Galifianakis

"Her name badge read: Hello! My name is DIE, DEMIGOD SCUM!" - Rick Riordan



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