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"If someone says no, you're talking to the wrong person." - Kris Jenner

"Your talking to someone who really understands rock music." - Tipper Gore

"You're talking to someone who really understands rock music." - Tipper Gore

"It's you who are strange. Talking to you is like talking to someone who has no shadow." - Halldór Laxness

"Communication implies communing, having a shared experience with another, not "talking at" or "talking down to" someone." - Sharon Gannon

"When I'm talking to someone I think 'can I use this dialogue in a book,'" said Luis. "If the answer is no I try talking to someone else." - Tao Lin

"Sometimes it is a great joy just to listen to someone we love talking." - Vincent Mcnabb

"If you want your children to listen, try talking softly - to someone else." - Ann Landers

"Bullshit is unavoidable whenever circumstance require someone to talk without knowing what he is talking about." - Harry Frankfurt

"Of course they have, or I wouldn't be sitting here talking to someone like you." - Barbara Cartland

"This is what my voice sounds like I don't need to be talking to someone else To hear it" - David Levithan

"When you're talking about the thing that is most important to someone, they're liable to feel something strong." - James Lipton

"I love therapy! There's nothing like talking to someone who has no emotional tie to your life" - Eva Mendes

"I love therapy! There's nothing like talking to someone who has no emotional tie to your life." - Eva Mendes

"Have you ever talked to someone, and you're not even really talking to them? Actors are the worst for that." - Joe Rogan

"Once you break someone of the habit of up-talking, they can start to see immediate improvement in their careers." - Dana Perino

"When someone starts talking to me about the truth, what I hear is what they're telling me about themselves." - Nicole Kidman

"If I even imagined someone talking to my husband too close, I would beat the crap out of them." - Khloe Kardashian

"There is nothing harder, at moments, than talking to someone who has all the power of silence." - Elizabeth Kostova

"You get to know someone better by playing for an hour than by talking for a year." - Plato

"You cannot explain to someone who comes with no idea of what you are talking about without being misunderstood." - Jiddu Krishnamurti

"If you don't have anything good to say about someone, you must be talking about Hillary Clinton." - Jeff Foxworthy

"The act of writing the book was painful at times, but it was easier than talking to someone." - Piper Laurie

"I am astonished and surprised that someone could consider making a film about me without talking to me about it." - Brigitte Bardot

"The social brain is in its natural habitat when we're talking with someone face-to-face in real time." - Daniel Goleman

"Over there, Kevin McHale, I feel like I'm talking to someone I know. It's just a total different atmosphere." - Latrell Sprewell

"I did a lot of talking - not as much background talking as a lot of people because I've never been someone who is too afraid of saying what I feel. I just don't see any reason to." - Edward Allen Bernero

"The only way I can possibly heat my so-called mind up to working temperature is to imagine I'm talking to someone I admire." - James Tiptree Jr.

"I sometimes write as if I were talking to myself, or to a mirror, or to someone for the last time. There's this element of confrontation." - Angel Olsen

"Food is so personal - I mean someone is talking to you when people are cooking for you. I like to hear an identifiable voice." - Anthony Bourdain

"I don't talk down to kids. Usually someone my age who's talking to a ten or twelve year old is yelling at them." - Mike Vallely

"I don't have a lot to share with other men. My heart sinks when I get into a taxi and someone starts talking to me about football." - David Walliams

"When you talk to a human in 2035, you'll be talking to someone that's a combination of biological and non-biological intelligence." - Ray Kurzweil

"Talking to someone with an open mind is seriously one of my favorite things because there's never an end to what you can talk about and learn." - Unknown

"You should never use the word Karma when talking about someone else, it's only a concept you should apply to yourself as a matter of investigation." - Sharon Salzberg

"Anytime I see someone blocking the aisle in the supermarket while talking on a phone, I want to ram that person with my shopping cart." - Richard Turner

"They spent days, nights, weeks, and years talking, never accepting the fact that, good or bad, an idea only exists when someone tries to put it into practice." - Paulo Coelho

"Someone said to me today, 'Everybody loved PUSING DAISIES,' I said, 'No, they didn't- that's why I'm here today talking about a new show.'" - Chi Mcbride

"Someone said to me today, "Everybody loved PUSING DAISIES," I said, "No, they did'- that's why I'm here today talking about a new show."" - Chi Mcbride

"If you stop someone who's talking about something being fun, and say "Well what do you mean?" it's almost impossible to answer." - Ian Bogost

"If you're actually talking to someone who's been through a disastrous number of years, that only means one thing: They survived it." - Nicole Ari Parker

"Always write as if you are talking to someone. It works. Don't put on any fancy phrases or accents or things you wouldn't say in real life." - Maeve Binchy

"Having a conversation on a landline is more intimate than talking to someone in person. Your voices are so clear and close - you're in each other's heads." - Rainbow Rowell

"It's probably odd for someone to read an interview where the interviewee is worried about exposure while they're talking in an interview." - John Hawkes

"The iPhone will maybe become more of a video-conferencing experience - you pick up your phone, you answer it, you'll be talking to someone looking at their face." - Chad Hurley

"When I'm singing I feel like I'm talking to someone. I'm in conversation when I perform - either with myself or with whomever is listening." - Laura Marling

"People expect not just songwriters but all personalities to pontificate about their egos - they just wanna see someone talking about themselves constantly. I'm not interested in that." - Cass Mccombs

"The problem is in the type of energy that is directed, either in the act of sex or simply walking down the street or talking to someone." - Frederick Lenz

"I would never talk just to be social. Now, to sit down with a bunch of engineers and talk about the latest concrete forming systems, that's really interesting. Talking with animal behaviorists or with someone who likes to sail, that's interesting. Information is interesting to me. But talking for the sake of talking, I find that quite boring." - Temple Grandin

"If someone is very upper-class, you have a stereotype of him which is probably true. If someone has a working-class accent, you have no idea who you're talking to." - Michael Caine

"Doing leads more surely to talking than talking to doing." - Bill Vaughan

"Doing leads more surely to talking than talking to doing." - Vance Havner

"When you're at the basketball court watching a game, one person may be talking about a fight he had with his wife, another is talking about the last hard-on he got, someone else is talking about the presidential election. The language and the tone and the voice - I'd love to be able to capture that spontaneity." - John Edgar Wideman

"I enjoy talking to fans." - Douglas Wilson

"The radio is good for taking somebody else's experience and making you understand what it would be like. Because when you don't see someone, but you hear them talking - and, uh, that is what radio is all about - it's like when someone is talking from the heart. Everything about it conspires to take you into somebody else's world." - Ira Glass

"You're talking to someone, to a reader, and you get to express in the way you want to. And you get to play with it. It's kind of like acting, but it's on paper." - Parker Posey

"I love talking to people and hearing their stories. Everyone's got their own story to tell, and when you sit down with someone and really talk to them, you can learn so much." - Dan Wells

"If someone is talking to you and tells you that you ought to do something, and you can tell they mean it, those are the scary people. Those are the people you want to watch out for." - Billy Bob Thornton

"Talking about someone who makes you happy actually makes you happy. Being happy makes you want to talk, to go over everything, to share it so you can remember it all over again." - Elizabeth Scott

"If you're using shortcuts to describe yourself, it might be worth asking, "What's the hurry? Why do I bother talking to someone who doesn't have the time or desire to know more?"" - Alan Robert Neal

"Talking won't change it. But sometimes it was what she wanted most, to tell someone; often, though, she just wanted to escape those horrid feelings, to escape herself, so there was no pain, no fear, no ugliness." - Melissa Marr

"If you're with someone you don't exactly trust then you have to watch yourself and that's the hardest thing for an actor not to do, and not listen to yourself as you're talking." - Channing Tatum

"It's incredibly liberating to spend an hour talking to someone and not caring about what you sound like. It's about understanding myself. Sometimes I'll speak to my therapist for an hour a day. It's become part of my routine." - Shakira

"I remember talking to someone early on after I was sober about how I suddenly felt awkward at parties. They said, 'Well, you're supposed to. Everyone feels awkward at parties.' It's an appropriate feeling to feel." - Craig Ferguson

"If I was talking to someone face-to-face I would always be clear, but with something like Snapchat, you need to keep the flirty banter going;otherwise you'll be staring at an empty red arrow, cringing." - Holly Carpenter

"Talking about someone who makes you happy actually makes you happy." - Elizabeth Scott

"People just wanna see someone talking about themselves constantly. I'm not interested in that." - Cass Mccombs

"Nothing is as frustrating as arguing with someone who knows what he's talking about." - Sam Ewing

"I'd rather be in my house crying than be sitting with someone talking about shoes, y'know?" - Meg Myers

"I am so used to being up on stage and talking to my fans that it's strange to be on stage and be someone else. I can't look at the audience during 'In the Heights' or I will start talking to them." - Jordin Sparks

"Just as soon as we notice that someone has to force himself to pay attention when dealing and talking with us, we have a valid demonstration that he does not love us or that he does not love us anymore." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"Talking about your feeling with someone who is willing to listen can be enormously consoling, especially if that person has experienced a death similar to the one you are grieving." - Candy Lightner

"All of us... when we think we are talking most intimately to someone else, are actually addressing an image we have of the person to whom we believe we speak." - Gene Wolfe

"You have to be really careful with what you put out on social media and who you're talking to online. You can't just trust someone that you meet online. People aren't always who they say they are." - Victoria Justice

"Listening, not imitation, may be the sincerest form of flattery. . . . If you want to influence someone, listen to what he says. . . . When he finishes talking, ask him about any points that you do not understand." - Joyce Brothers

"That's such a great book [Bloods]. That's a perfect way to articulate this thing that we're talking about. Just because someone is a black general, doesn't mean this person is going to have a certain outlook on it." - Paul Beatty

"The problem of making artists talk about their work is that when they're making their work the left-brain is shut off. So if you talk to an artist about it, you're talking to someone who wasn't there. It's hopeless." - Peter Schjeldahl

"I chop a lot of onions because I love cooking, and the times where I've never cried chopping onions is when I'm not thinking about it, when I'm talking to someone or I'm listening to music." - Emily Blunt

"I used to kind of blame someone for not being able to get through that - I'm talking about the addiction part - but I've had a few experiences recently where you don't blame the person anymore." - Eddie Vedder

"Listening, not imitation, may be the sincerest form of flattery.... If you want to influence someone, listen to what he says.... When he finishes talking, ask him about any points that you do not understand." - Joyce Brothers

"If I talk about Charles Dance I am talking about something else, something I operate and wind up and have to make an impression with and use to transmit someone else's screenplay." - Charles Dance

"Sarah will talk to me about someone and I don't know who she's talking about, but if she talks to my mother, the two of them will know exactly - and across several generations, too." - Prince Andrew

"You're talking to someone who has been married to various people for the last 40 years of her life. Dating is not really something familiar. I've never really been a dater." - Stockard Channing

"I like to write songs about what's happening, what I see around me and what I hear. Everyday life. Someone may be talking to me and I may take it from that." - Desmond Dekker

"There's something really terrible about having your BlackBerry next to your bed or having your laptop in the living room when you're talking to someone. The biggest source of stress in my life is the screen, the blogging." - Jessica Valenti

"Many times I've gone on tours with Paul Anka. He would have someone sitting behind him to keep people from even talking to him. You were almost in a little restricted area there." - Ben E King

"Inspiration can hit you in the head at any time in any context. It could happen in a conversation. Talking to someone at a party, you can get an idea. But you've got to remember those inspirations." - James Cameron

"We are talking about someone who has lived. It must be honored in every respect. The fictional can take any kind of channel - according to the actor's marriage to the character." - Kate Mulgrew

"When I hear what we call 'music,' it seems to me that someone is talking. And talking about his feelings, or about his ideas of relationships. But when I hear traffic, the sound of traffic - here on Sixth Avenue, for instance - I don't have the feeling that anyone is talking. I have the feeling that sound is acting. And I love the activity of sound I don't need sound to talk to me." - John Cage

"When I hear what we call "music," it seems to me that someone is talking. And talking about his feelings, or about his ideas of relationships. But when I hear traffic, the sound of traffic - here on Sixth Avenue, for instance - I do' have the feeling that anyone is talking. I have the feeling that sound is acting. And I love the activity of sound I do' need sound to talk to me." - John Cage

"When I went to university, I decided that I would like to do something related to plant ecology, because I felt that plants were so beautiful. When I am studying plants, I feel like I am talking with some kind of supernatural life, like I am talking with someone who does not speak." - Corneille Ewango

"Sam Harris made that great analogy. He said, 'If someone was talking into their hair dryer and claiming that they were speaking to God, they would call Bellevue. But, take away the hair dryer, it's just praying.'" - Bill Maher

"It's like someone who prays every night saying God's a good listener. Just because you're talking to us doesn't mean we're listening. With me and God, you never really know." - Paul Neilan

"It's like someone who prays every night saying God's a good listener. Just because you're talking to us does' mean we"re listening. With me and God, you never really know." - Paul Neilan

"If someone starts talking about pride today I'm going to vomit... The Apache nation had pride and look where they are. The bushmen of Kalahari have pride and look where they are." - George Hook

"The older I get, there doesn't seem to be anything remotely more interesting than talking about love and the lack of it and what happens when it's taken away from someone who's had it." - Nick Lowe

"Today, with the media, the internet, things get out there about anybody, anytime, so there's nothing wrong about talking about your life, because someone else is going to talk about it and mess it up." - Nas

"Had "Malcolm in the Middle" been picked up I would not have been available for the pilot of "Breaking Bad." And right now someone else would be sitting in this chair talking to you. Not me." - Bryan Cranston

"The entire report [on Russians hackers attacks] is based on unnamed sources who are perhaps doing something they shouldn't be doing by speaking to reporters or someone talking out of line about something that is absolutely not true." - Reince Priebus

"I remember him as very gregarious, never in class, always talking to someone out in the hallway or in the dining room or something like that. I remember her Hillary Rodham as very rigid, unfriendly, hard-core left-winger." - John R. Bolton

"One show was talking about how guys can have sex without love, so women can do it too? And I have girlfriends who do that. But I just really have to be into someone. If not, what's the purpose?" - Britney Spears

"Here's a viewer's guide to BP media briefings. Whenever you hear someone with a British accent talking about this on behalf of British Petroleum they are not telling you the truth. That's the bottom-line." - Anthony Weiner

"People refer to 'the good ol' days', but I don't know what they're talking about. As someone who's battled cancer, if I lived more than 20 years ago, I'd be a dead man" - Lance Armstrong

"New Rule: Someone must x-ray my stomach to see if the Peeps I ate on Easter are still in there, intact and completely undigested. And I'm not talking about this past Easter. I'm talking about the last time I celebrated Easter, in 1962." - Bill Maher

"I love Thich Nhat Hahn. One of my favorite quotes of his (and I'm paraphrasing), he's talking about cultivating happiness, and he was saying, at the very least, just be happy you're not at the dentist right now. He was talking to someone who was having a really hard time finding joy." - Moby

"So I was first exposed to this guy Tim McCarthy, and he's talking about Zen, but deeper than that he was a genuine person. I thought maybe he's someone I can trust and follow this thing he's talking about all the time." - Brad Warner

"Back in the day, if someone said that hip hop and rap was a fad, that was a joke to me because they just didn't know what they were talking about. In reality, there were so many people who didn't know what they were talking about it." - Jam Master Jay

"The truth is, the secular world isn't too enamored with Jesus. And they're not too enamored with someone who is leading people to Jesus. So if you're out there talking about people's sins, and you're talking about righteousness, you will get pushback. Jesus Himself did. The apostles did. I mean, there's persecution all up and down the line." - Pat Robertson

"You talking to me? You talking to me? Then who the hell else are you talking to - you talking to me? Well, I'm the only one here." - Robert De Niro

"Talking to God was damned good business." - Victor Villasenor

"Thinking is the soul talking to itself." - Plato

"I got fined for talking to myself." - Stephen Jackson

"Literature is humanity talking to itself." - Norman Rush

"By myself walking, To myself talking." - Charles Lamb

"Yes, talking to people makes me sleepy." - Fernando Pessoa

"You are talking to dead men here." - Friedrich Paulus

"I'm used to people talking about me." - Lance Bass

"I don't like talking to celebrities." - Lady Gaga

"No talking. Talking doesn't play football, talking isn't going to make you practice harder or play harder." - Ken Simonton

"We belong to talking, not what talking is about... Stop talking - and you are out. Silence equals exclusion." - Zygmunt Bauman

"What belongs to someone, belongs to someone." - Jean Charest

"I wanted to tell you everything. And that hurt because some things were too scary. Some things even I did' understand. How could I tell someone-someone I was really talking to for the first time-everything I was thinking? I could'. It was too soon." - Jay Asher

"I wanted to tell you everything. And that hurt because some things were too scary. Some things even I didn't understand. How could I tell someone-someone I was really talking to for the first time-everything I was thinking? I couldn't. It was too soon." - Jay Asher

"Always write as if you are talking to someone. It works. Don't put on any fancy phrases or accents or things you wouldn't say in real life. Say someone cried - don't say: 'tears coursed down her face'. Take it nice and easy, don't try to impress." - Maeve Binchy

"Never trust anyone who has no doubts. And I'm not talking about scepticism either: scepticism can be a healthy thing. You can have an argument with someone who's a sceptic. When I say 'cynic', I mean someone who has given up, and they want you to give up too, so it makes them feel better about themselves." - Billy Bragg

"When I leave the theater I can always hear people talking about the character, and everyone always says, "You know, I know someone like her." And I always think, Everyone knows someone like the characters; nobody is like the character. Nobody wants to admit that they are a little bit like that." - Gretchen Mol

"If I go to a seminar and someone like you or someone like him is talking, I'm never part of the group that rushes him directly afterward. I always wait in the back corner with my head down until everyone is gone, and then I go up and do my thing." - Arthur Godfrey

"I remember talking to someone who is vegan. At the time, I would hear a lot of outrageous claims from vegans about the good that being a vegan can do for you, for your health and whatnot. I remember someone once told me vegans don't sweat, so I started my mind going." - Bryan Lee O'Malley

"Talking to Yogi Berra about baseball is like talking to Homer about the Gods." - A Bartlett Giamatti

"This isn't CM Punk talking to Triple H, this is Phil Brooks talking to Paul Levesque" - CM Punk

"If prayer is you talking to God, then intuition is God talking to you." - Wayne Dyer

"A psychiatrists is the next man you start talking to after you start talking to yourself." - Fred Allen

"Talking to your hairdresser is almost like talking to your therapist," - Andie Macdowell

"The next best thing to talking to her is talking about her." - Graham Greene

"Sometimes talking to you is like talking to myself: pretty damned annoying." - Richelle Mead

"Talking to yourself is a sign of madness. Talking to yourself, dead, is class.' - c. 12" - Tom Holt

"When I'm talking to a large audience, I imagine that I'm talking to a single person." - Red Barber

"To me, the moment you're talking about nonfiction you're talking about reality." - David Shields

"Even if someone doesn't look like you or you don't know people like this in your real life, you get to know them and you get to see their humanity and you get to empathize with them. Our hope is that through empathy that can spark change. We hope people start talking to each other and our show sparks conversation because we need to start talking to each other, not at each other." - Gina Prince-Bythewood

"I didn't write this song. Someone was talking in a room. I just wrote down everything they said." - Jeff Ament

"People want someone focused on getting the job done, not political talking points but rather solving problems." - Gary Peters

"You can always tell an actor by the bored look in their eye whenever someone else is talking." - Natasha Leggero

"Sometimes when you get older - and I'm not talking about you, I'm talking generally, because everyone ages differently - things you think on and wish on start to seem real. And then you believe them, and before you know it they"re part of your history, and if someone challenges you on them and says they"re not true - why, then you get offended because you ca' remember the first part. All you know is that you"ve been called a liar." - Sara Gruen

"Sometimes when you get older - and I'm not talking about you, I'm talking generally, because everyone ages differently - things you think on and wish on start to seem real. And then you believe them, and before you know it they're part of your history, and if someone challenges you on them and says they're not true - why, then you get offended because you can't remember the first part. All you know is that you've been called a liar." - Sara Gruen

"As I walked down the street while talking on the phone, sophisticated New Yorkers gaped at the sight of someone actually moving around while making a phone call. Remember that in 1973, there weren't cordless telephones, let alone cellular phones. I made numerous calls, including one where I crossed the street while talking to a New York radio reporter - probably one of the more dangerous things I have ever done in my life." - Martin Cooper

"Talking to you is only thinking to myself - made easier." - Pearl Mary Teresa Craigie

"Songwriters tend to make records instead of talking to people." - Sharleen Spiteri

"Talk to people no one else is talking to." - Pete Cashmore

"Be content to act, and leave the talking to others." - Baltasar Gracian

"People ought to quit talking to the press." - Terry Mcauliffe



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