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"When we talked, I talked about me, you talked about you, when we should have talked about each other." - Jean-Luc Godard

"He talked with more claret than clarity" - Susan Ertz

"Products that are remarkable get talked about." - Seth Godin

"Politics, they all - talked to the insiders." - Mark Shields

"He talked with more claret than clarity." - Susan Ertz

"Circumcision, that's all I've ever talked about." - Jacques Derrida

"Circumcision , that's all I've ever talked about." - Jacques Derrida

"Publicly, I've never talked about Argentina." - Jose Mujica

"There's so much crap talked about acting." - Ben Kingsley

"He talked and talked because he didn't know what to say." - Dacia Maraini

"It's a strange thing, to be talked about instead of talked to." - Maggie Stiefvater

"The only thing worse than being talked about is not being talked about." - Oscar Wilde

"The clock talked loud. I threw it away, it scared me what it talked." - Tillie Olsen

"The interesting thing was we never talked about pottery. Bernard [Leach] talked about social issues; he talked about the world political situation, he talked about the economy, he talked about all kinds of things." - Warren MacKenzie

"A picture should be looked at - not talked about." - Elliott Erwitt

"Analytically speaking, Sigmund Freud talked out of his arse" - Dean Cavanagh

"Food that walked and talked, that was us. McPeople." - Charlaine Harris

"We talked filth for a pleasant half hour." - William Boyd

"Getting talked about is one of the penalties." - Kin Hubbard

"All the backstories are there but not talked about." - Benedict Cumberbatch

"What cannot be imagined cannot even be talked about." - Ludwig Wittgenstein

"I believe they talked of me, for they laughed consumedly." - George Farquhar

"I talked about my family, my family's so important." - Jim Valvano

"Sometimes it's good to be talked out of things." - Jerry Tarkanian

"The chief glory of a woman is not to be talked of, said Pericles, himself a much-talked-of-man." - Virginia Woolf

"There is only one thing in the world worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about." - Oscar Wilde

"There is only one thing in life worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about." - Oscar Wilde

"We've talked more about civil rights after the Civil Rights Act of 1964 than we talked about it before 1964." - Clarence Thomas

"Fidel Castro just talked a long time, and he talked and he talked and he talked and he talked... and he talked during the meeting. I think it was about four hours. But I guess that's part of the Castro spirit." - Aaron Mcgruder

"Jesus was victorious not because he never flinched, talked back, or questioned, but having flinched, talked back, and questioned, he remained faithful." - Brennan Manning

"We talked for hours. He talked and I listened. It was like wind and sunlight. It blew all the cobwebs away." - John Fowles

"So I have talked with Betsey and Betsey has talked with me, And we have agreed together that we can't never agree" - Will Carleton

"Once I talked to the inmates of an insane asylum in Hartford. I have talked to idiots a thousand times, but only once to the insane..." - Mark Twain

"He talked and talked, the kind of talking you do to stave off the inevitable physical desire. The kind of talk that only increases it." - Zadie Smith

"I have talked with Betsy, and Betsy has talked with me, And so we've agreed together that we can't never agree." - Will Carleton

"for there is only one thing in the world worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about." - Oscar Wilde

"I have never seen an ass who talked like a human being, but I have met many human beings who talked like asses." - Heinrich Heine

"And went on in sunlight, into the Hofgarten, And drank coffee, and talked for an hour." - T S Eliot

"I learned most, not from those who taught me but from those who talked with me." - Saint Augustine

"Love talked about is easily turned aside, but love demonstrated is irresistible...." - Walter Stanley Mooneyham

"The Bulls talked to just about every person who ever met me." - Dennis Rodman

"The nagual is the unknown. It cannot be talked about, it can only be witnessed." - Frederick Lenz

"Things that are obvious don't need to be talked about. Things that are missing, do." - Ron Kaufman

"What is glory? It is to have a lot of nonsense talked about you." - Gustave Flaubert

"If not for sports, I do not think my father would have ever talked to me." - Pat Conroy

"Coach was going to make us do striders today, but I talked him out of it" - Amanda Smith

"The talked-about is always the last to hear the talk . . ." - John Galsworthy

"I never talked about architecture with my father, which I regret" - Bernard Tschumi

"Andre Weil always looked like that, not only when he talked about the devil." - Jordan Ellenberg

"People never talked about my music. They just counted how many knickers were on stage." - Tom Jones

"Men would always rather be made love to than talked at." - Dorothy Richardson

"Women especially as to be talked to as below men, and above children." - Lord Chesterfield

"Satan probably wouldn't have talked so big if God had been his wife." - P. J. O'Rourke

"Ineffective leaders often act on the advice and counsel of the last person they talked to." - Warren G. Bennis

"When I began to think deeply about the metaphysics of love I talked with everyone around me about it. I talked to large audiences and even had wee one-on-one conversations with children about the way they think about love. I talked about love in every state. I talked about love everywhere I traveled." - Bell Hooks

"I talked about adopting a baby when I was 20 years old, before it became 'hip." - Tyra Banks

"But surely love wouldn't get so much talked about if there were not something in it?" - Elizabeth Bowen

"I was constantly amazed by how many people talked me into arresting them." - Edward Conlon

"Race prejudice can't be talked down, it must be lived down." - Francis James Grimke

"While her lips talked culture, her heart was planning to invite him to tea" - E M Forster

"There are no ordinary people. You have never talked to a mere mortal." - C S Lewis

"I always talked to my players about today. It's the only day that matters." - John Wooden

"I can tell you that God is alive because I talked to him this morning." - Billy Graham

"Love talked about is easily turned aside, but love demonstrated is irresistible." - Stan Mooneyham

"The more anyone speaks of himself the less he likes to hear another talked of." - Johann Kaspar Lavater

"He said my name the way diabetics talked about hot fudge sundaes." - MaryJanice Davidson

"They talked aimlessly back and forth, each speaking for the other." - F Scott Fitzgerald

"There is a monsterous deal of stupid quizzing, & common-place nonsense talked, but scarcely any wit." - Jane Austen

"If you talked to others the way you talk to yourself, would you have any friends?" - Rick Warren

"He lies to himself. If Eugenides talked in his sleep, he'd lie then, too." - Megan Whalen Turner

"Poetry's unnat'ral; no man ever talked poetry 'cept a beadle on boxin' day." - Charles Dickens

"The English talked with inflected phrases. One phrase to mean everything." - Ernest Hemingway

"For too long already we have talked about man; let us finally talk about God again." - Vladimir Maksimov

"Words and deeds are far from being one. Much that is talked about is left undone." - Moliere

"What is this talked-of mystery of birth. But being mounted bareback on the earth?" - Robert Frost

"People would never fall in love if they hadn't heard love talked about." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"What would happen if we listened to children as much as we talked to them?" - Gloria Steinem

"The more any one speaks of himself, the less he likes to hear another talked of." - Johann Kaspar Lavater

"What was the first cat that talked a human into putting a cat door in?" - Eddie Izzard

"Screenwriting Joe Eszterhas have always talked about the charm of evil." - Chris Hayes

"Deciding what is being talked about is a kind of interpretive bet." - Umberto Eco

"Life is something that has to be lived and not talked about." - Carl Jung

"In this country tonight, PBS shows one of the most talked about tributes of the year." - Steve Inskeep

"No one I knew talked about money. It's not an area of interest." - Fran Lebowitz

"But he discovered his success later, when he began to write just like he talked." - William McKeen

"Words are a heavy thing...they weigh you down. If birds talked, they couldn't fly." - Sy Rosen and Christian Williams

"Ineffective leaders often act on the advice and counsel of the last person they talked to." - Warren Bennis

"Dylan talked copiously, then stopped. 'Somebody's boring me,' he said, 'I think it's me." - Dylan Thomas

"Cloud-made mountains towered, Beckoning to me; Visionary triremes Talked about the sea..." - Nathalia Crane

"Where village statesmen talked with looks profound, And news much older than their ale went round." - Oliver Goldsmith

"He talked on for ever; and you wished him to talk on for ever." - William Hazlitt

"Inevitably, I drank too much, talked too much, smiled too hard, swallowed back too much bile." - Erica Jong

"I should have shut up when I went up there and talked to Carlton Fisk." - Pete Rose

"What is this talked-of mystery of birth But being mounted bareback on the earth?" - Robert Frost

"He [Coleridge] talked on for ever; and you wished him to talk on for ever." - William Hazlitt

"The louder he talked of his honor, the faster we counted our spoons." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"I never talked to anyone about my reading; the need to share came afterwords." - Alberto Manguel

"If dogs talked, one of them would be president by now. Everybody likes dogs." - Dean Koontz

"He was a guy who talked with commas, like a heavy novel. Over the phone anyway." - Raymond Chandler

"I don't like to be talked into anything. I don't want to be cajoled." - Dennis Farina

"The impossible talked of is less impossible from the moment words are laid to it." - Storm Jameson

"The poet laureate of England talked about murdering Jews on the West Bank." - Steven T Katz

"Average people seldom talked about anything interesting and often hurt each other savagely." - Robert Charles Wilson

"We read books, talked books, argued over books and became dearer and dearer to one another." - Mary Ann Shaffer

"[The pamphlet] was very patriotic. That is, it talked about killing foreigners." - Terry Pratchett

"Concerning that which cannot be talked about, we should not say anything." - Ludwig Wittgenstein

"Roosevelt talked not only about Freedom from Fear, but also Freedom from Want." - Jeffrey Sachs

"Gentlemen have talked a great deal of patriotism. A venerable word, when duly practiced." - Robert Walpole

"Being talked about like a package - I feel like that all the time." - Iggy Azalea

"The only one who is alive today and still being talked about is Pierre Cardin." - Pierre Cardin

"My father never talked about the sacrifices that the family made for me." - Novak Djokovic

"Race prejudice can't be talked down, it must be lived down." - Francis J Grimke

"Nobody talked about my defense or that I used to steal bases, too." - Tony Gwynn

"I've always talked to the media. I'm pretty respectful to the media." - Bryce Harper

"There is no subject on which more dangerous nonsense is talked and thought than marriage." - George Bernard Shaw

"I talked about adopting a baby when I was 20 years old, before it became 'hip.'" - Tyra Banks

"Professor Obama has at least talked to us like we're adults." - Nancy Gibbs

"Growing up, around the dinner table my father and I didn't talk sports. We talked business." - Jared Kushner

"I once dated a weather girl, we talked up a storm." - Jay London

"I decided to write a book primarily because people talked me into it." - Terry Bradshaw

"What I haven't talked about I don't intend to talk about." - Morgan Freeman

"I do wish that people talked about the subject of race, especially in the South," - Kathryn Stockett

"I finally wasn't interested in writing music that played while actors talked." - Andre Previn

"My dad only ever talked about two things: bicycles and Mercedes." - Raf Simons

"I wish we had more visible Christian and Catholic leaders who talked about love." - Anne Rice

"My relatives used to laugh when I talked of being a writer." - Taylor Caldwell

"The more you are talked about the less powerful you are." - Benjamin Disraeli

"I do wish that people talked about the subject of race, especially in the South." - Kathryn Stockett

"People don't listen when you lecture. No one wants to be talked down to or scolded." - Scott Thompson

"I never talked about architecture with my father, which I regret." - Bernard Tschumi

"I found it really difficult when teachers talked down to me." - Sophie Turner

"Eddie Haas talked a lot about not hitting the ball in the air." - Dale Murphy

"Around the district, I've talked to more local bankers who are scared to death." - Alan Nunnelee

"When I was 16, nobody else talked like me. Nobody else sounded like me." - Linda Hunt

"[Stephanie Plum]Jeez. No True Love" [Grandma Mazur] There's always been true love, but in my day, you either talked yourself into thinking you had it, or you talked yourself into thinking you didn't need it." - Janet Evanovich

"In a longish life as a professional writer, I have heard a thousand masterpieces talked out over bars, restaurant tables and love seats. I have never seen one of them in print. Books must be written, not talked." - Morris West

"One of the troubles about vanity is that it grows with what it feeds on. The more you are talked about, the more you will wish to be talked about." - Bertrand Russell

"Some visual artworks are made to be talked about more than to be seen, others are made to be seen more than to be talked about. I think I belong in the latter category." - Mati Klarwein

"Some of my other stories are talked about as fantasy, some as horror, and some aren't talked about as genre at all. And the same story will be labeled differently depending on country." - Karin Tidbeck

"I talked about deporting people that are here illegally. They're here illegally. We either have a country or we don't. I talked about deporting people that are here illegally." - Donald Trump

"We have talked long enough in this country about equal rights. We have talked for one hundred years or more. It is time now to write the next chapter, and to write it in the books of law." - Lyndon B Johnson

"I've discovered nothing. but do you remember how much we talked when we were boys? We talked just for the fun of it. We knew very well it was only talk, but still we enjoyed it." - Cesare Pavese

"I wanted to touch him, to tell him that even if everyone left everyone, I would never leave him, he talked and talked, his words fell through him, trying to find the floor to his sadness." - Jonathan Safran Foer

"I don't think that my parents even imagined that I would be exposed to drugs. In those days, for some reason, it was not talked about, just like sex was not talked about." - Natalie Cole

"When people talked about protecting their privacy when I was growing up, they were talking about protecting it from the government. They talked about unreasonable searches and seizures, about keeping the government out of their bedrooms." - Al Franken

"I talked about the need for American leadership, I talked about the importance of the United States to a more peaceful world, a world that has been quite turbulent in recent years, and needs a strong American anchor." - Condoleezza Rice

"Sitting around our kitchen table from a very early age on, we talked politics, and we talked policy. Never once can I ever remember my dad saying, 'Go away, this is an adult conversation.'" - Cheri Bustos

"Mom used to say that having three boys was kind of like having a pet tornado that talked back." - Marie Lu

"Virginians were nice, they confided to each other, if caught singly. Two Virginians, of course, talked horses." - Isabel Scott Rorick

"I wasn't somebody who raised his finger and then talked in a hushed voice. I always shouted." - Bill Kaulitz



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