289 Total Quotes

Approval Quotes

Chuck Palahniuk
Imagine books and music and movies being filtered and homogenized. Certified. Approved for consumption. People will be happy to give up most of their culture for the assurance that the tiny bit that comes through is safe and clean. White noise.
Chuck Palahniuk
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Brooke Shields
[Among replacements who were greeted with critical and audience approval were Reba McEntire in] Annie Get Your Gun ... Wonderful Town.
Brooke Shields
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To seek approval is to have no resting place, no sanctuary. Like all judgment, approval encourages a constant striving. It makes us uncertain of who we are and of our true value. Approval cannot be trusted. It can be withdrawn at any time no matter what our track record has been. It is as nourishing of real growth as cotton candy. Yet many of us spend our lives pursuing it.
Rachel Remen
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Mark Twain
A man cannot be comfortable without his own approval.
Mark Twain
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Mark Twain
We can secure other people's approval, if we do right and try hard; but our own is worth a hundred of it, and no way has been found out of securing that
Mark Twain
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Mark Twain
A man cannot be uncomfortable without his own approval
Mark Twain
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Dennis Miller
There's no doubt about it, show business lures the people who didn't get enough love, attention, or approval early in life and have grown up to become bottomless, gaping vessels of terrifying, abject need. Please laugh.
Dennis Miller
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I was never a vicious person, but I was indifferent, ... I wanted the immediate approval of the people I was with and I didn't care what they did.
Bruce Davis
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Wayne Dyer
People who want the most approval get the least and people who need approval the least get the most.
Wayne Dyer
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Mark Twain
It may be called the master passion, the hunger for self-approval
Mark Twain
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Benjamin Franklin
Nothing's so apt to undermine your confidence in a product as knowing that the commercial selling it has been approved by the company that makes it.
Benjamin Franklin
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Mark Twain
I didn't attend the funeral, but I sent a nice letter saying I approved of it.
Mark Twain
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God wants to father all of us until we're dead sure of his approval, his guiding power and his promise of heaven.
Bill Hybels
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Most urgently, women's identity must be premised upon our "beauty" so that we will remain vulnerable to outside approval, carrying the vital sensitive organ of self-esteem exposed to the air
Naomi Wolf
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This is partly a function of approval ratings. People pay attention [to polls] and start saying, 'Lets take a more independent tack.' It is frankly self-interest, self-preservation.
John Thune
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The defense team has not yet been finalized. It will be made public when the accused (Saddam) gives his approval to the new team.
Abdel Alani
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Mark Twain
To be vested with enormous authority is a fine thing; but to have the on-looking world consent to it is a finer.
Mark Twain
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Mahmoud Abbas,
There will be a procedure to present the government to parliament for discussion and approval.
Mahmoud Abbas,
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[After the handover of sovereignty, the multinational force will be in the country] with the approval of the Iraqi government, and anything it does has to be done in consultation with the Iraqi government and with its approval, ... Late Edition.
Adnan Pachachi
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At this point we are waiting for the final approval from the Saudi government. We will keep in touch with them. We think this can be worked out.
Richard Boucher
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They're expecting that the government will publicly disclose its approval of the transaction, with conditions, this month.
Loren Thompson
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These are desperate days for the Bush campaign with the president's job approval in the danger zone. They are desperately using the politics of fear to try and distract from President Bush's failed record on the economy and Iraq.
Chad Clanton
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I can spot empty flattery and know exactly where I stand. In the end it's really only my own approval or disapproval that means anything.
Agnetha Faltskog
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The builders have no right to construct any building without the approval of the layout plans by the authorities.
Ahmed Ali
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Ellen DeGeneres
I'm on the patch right now. Where it releases small dosages of approval until I no longer crave it, and then I'm gonna rip it off.
Ellen DeGeneres
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It's a kind of state terrorism organized and used with the approval of the prime minister and the Israeli government.
Ahmed Qureia
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If the county council approves the contract as written, he will sign it. He will sign it immediately upon approval.
Dave Byron
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We need an approval soon. Every delay at the Planning Board level pushes the dates back.
Jim Grant
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That?s another reason why we need to get council approval tomorrow night.
Aileen Earnest
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The decision to delay approval (of the sabbatical decision) is based on the fact that research and scholarship are central to the purpose of sabbatical leaves.
Pauline Hale
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