You REAP what You SOW: Life is like a boomerang. Our thoughts, deeds and words return to us sooner or later, with astounding accuracy.
— Grant M. Bright astounded quote
Bleak House is just the most astounding piece of work. There's huge, visionary poetry in it.
— Simon Callow
I've been working on the soprano saxophone for 40 years, and the possibilities are astounding. It's up to you, the only limit is the imagination.
— Steve Lacy
Your dips an falls do not confound me, half as much as your heights astound me.
— astounded quotation by Unknown
Capitalism is the astounding belief that the most wickedest of men will do the most wickedest of things for the greatest good of everyone.
If you pretend to be good, the world takes you very seriously.
If you pretend to be bad, it doesn't. Such is the astounding stupidity of optimism.
Whenever I hear people talking about liberal ideas, I am always astounded that men should love to fool themselves with empty sounds. An idea should never be liberal; it must be vigorous, positive, and without loose ends so that it may fulfill its divine mission and be productive. The proper place for liberality is in the realm of the emotions.
The game of life is a game of boomerangs.
Our thoughts, deeds and words return to us sooner or later with astounding accuracy.
...I have never known a movement in the theater that did not work direct and serious harm. Indeed, I have sometimes felt that the very people associated with various uplifting activities in the theater are people who are astoundingly lacking in idealism.
For almost a century, the Universe has been known to be expanding as a consequence of the Big Bang about 14 billion years ago. However, the discovery that this expansion is accelerating is astounding. If the expansion will continue to speed up, the Universe will end in ice.
I was very new to working in front of the camera when I started shooting 'Gatsby,' so I set myself the mission of gleaning as much information as possible out of the much more experienced actors. The cast was astoundingly talented.
The amount of speculation surrounding my romantic life is astounding.
It's strange how involved people get: invested and angry, really disappointed.
I'm astounded by people who want to 'know' the universe when it's hard enough to find your way around Chinatown.
Always do what is right. It will gratify half of mankind and astound the other.
France is the only nation in which astoundingly small numbers of civilized patrons reside.
A good example of how it must have been is today's world of conducting, which is still utterly dominated by men, and the prejudice the few female conductors have to battle even today is astounding.
In the 19th century the anatomy of the eye was known in great detail and the sophisticated mechanisms it employs to deliver an accurate picture of the outside world astounded everyone who was familiar with them.
The simple fact of existence, of being aware that you are aware;
this to me is the most astounding fact.
If we all did the things we are capable of doing we would literally astound ourselves.
So many killings of black men in my lifetime. The physical shock is astounding.
I would be absolutely astounded if population growth and industrialisation and all the stuff we are pumping into the atmosphere hadn't changed the climatic balance. Of course it has. There is no valid argument for denial.
I think Mick Jagger would be astounded and amazed if he realized that to many people he is not a sex symbol, but a mother image.
Nixon was a crook, of course, but he was also a rabid football fan - and he knew the game, which still astounds me, but I have always had a soft spot for him because of it.
Children astound me with their inquisitive minds.
The world is wide and mysterious to them, and as they piece together the puzzle of life, they ask 'Why?' ceaselessly.
Nothing can astound an American. It has often been asserted that the word 'impossible' is not a French one. People have evidently been deceived by the dictionary. In America, all is easy, all is simple; and as for mechanical difficulties, they are overcome before they arise.
Women are put in a position of feeling embarrassed about their bodies.
It's so ridiculous, but also astounding - we have to always be apologetic about having created the human race.
An astounding thing is that, almost every single week, I have met someone from my past.
They, astounded at the flash of the armor, and the swiftness of the charge, and attacked by showers of arrows and missiles, half naked as they were, never stopped to resist but gave way.