A story should have a beginning, a middle and an end, but not necessarily in that order.— Jean-Luc Godard
Captivate Beginning Middle And End quotations
You can't go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending.
I don't think there are too many rock bands in history that can look at the beginning and middle and ending of themselves and see what I see when I think of Soundgarden. I think from the beginning through the middle and the end it was such a perfect ride and such a perfect legacy to leave.
I wanted a perfect ending. Now I've learned, the hard way, that some poems don't rhyme, and some stories don't have a clear beginning, middle and end.
Sometimes the smallest step in the right direction ends up being the biggest step of your life. Tip top if you must, but take the step.
Every new beginning comes from some other beginning's end.
There are in truth three states of the converted: the beginning, the middle, and the perfection. In the beginning they experience the charms of sweetness; in the middle the contests of temptation; and in the end the fullness of perfection.
I like colorful tales with black beginnings and stormy middles and cloudless blue-sky endings. But any story will do.
You have the power to say - This is not how my story will end.
The beginning, middle, and end of the birth, growth, and perfection of whatever we behold is from contraries, by contraries, and to contraries; and whatever contrariety is, there is action and reaction, there is motion, diversity, multitude, and order, there are degrees, succession and vicissitude.
I read a book twice as fast as anybody else.
First, I read the beginning, and then I read the ending, and then I start in the middle and read toward whatever end I like best.
You're searching... For things that don't exist; I mean beginnings. Ends and beginnings - there are no such things. There are only middles.
New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.
Life is not so much about beginnings and endings as it is about going on and on and on. It is about muddling through the middle.
There isn’t any particular relationship between the messages, except that the author has chosen them carefully, so that, when seen all at once, they produce an image of life that is beautiful and surprising and deep. There is no beginning, no middle, no end, no suspense, no moral, no causes, no effects. What we love in our books are the depths of many marvelous moments seen all at one time.
Since at the beginning and end of our lives we are so dependent on other's kindness, how can it be in ......the middle that we would neglect kindness towards others?
It is when you finally learn that your are all in your mind that your real life begins.
Another thing that freaks me out is time.
Time is like a book. You have a beginning, a middle and an end. It's just a cycle.
All I know is what the words know, and dead things, and that makes a handsome little sum, with a beginning and a middle and an end, as in the well-built phrase and the long sonata of the dead.
The process of grief has a beginning a middle and an end.
The hard part is holding on in the middle. You can hold on. There's transformation happening in these times bringing you to a new place. It's a place you can only get to through the pain.
Your hardest times often lead to the greatest moments of your life. Keep going. Tough situations build strong people in the end.
The life of "peace" is both an inner journey toward a disarmed heart and a public journey toward a disarmed world. This difficult but beautiful journey gives infinite meaning and fulfillment to life itself because our lives become a gift for the whole human race. With peace as the beginning, middle, and end of life, life makes sense.
It is in the middle that human choices are made;
the beginning and the end remain with God. The decrees of God are birth and death, and in between those limits man makes his own distress or joy.
A tragedy is a representation of an action that is whole and complete and of a certain magnitude. A whole is what has a beginning and middle and end.
It is the repetition of affirmations that leads to belief. And once that belief becomes a deep conviction, things begin to happen.
Jesus Christ is the beginning, the middle, and the end of all.
In the Gospels he walks in human form upon the earth, and accomplishes the work of redemption.
The land is not old. It only changes, becoming one thing and the next. We are the ones who ascribe age, the brevity of our lives demanding a beginning, middle and end.
Theater is completely different from film or television.
It has a beginning and a middle and an end and it's different every night. And it's far preferable to any other except in the sense of not getting paid, people who want to eat should do film and television.
You never change your life until you step out of your comfort zone; change begins at the end of your comfort zone.
The time passes so quickly during these full and active middle years that most people arrive at the end of middle age and the beginning of later maturity with surprise and a sense of having finished the journey while they were still preparing to commence it.
Senescence begins And middle-age ends The day your descendants Outnumber your friends
Life, he realize, was much like a song.
In the beginning there is mystery, in the end there is confirmation, but it's in the middle where all the emotion resides to make the whole thing worthwhile.
Sometimes the smallest step in the right direction ends up beign the biggest step of your life. Tip toe if you must, but take the step.
Film is cool because it's an hour and a half to two hours.
It's a great ride. It's typically three acts - beginning, middle and end. It's going on an adventure and by the end it's all cleaned up.
In a story, you have to have a theme and an angle, you have to have a beginning, middle and an end. You have to have a defining moment and kick it to death. You gotta be able to recognize that, by the way. It probably takes experience.
Blink and you miss a sprint. The 10,000 meters is lap after lap of waiting. Theatrically, the mile is just the right length: beginning, middle, end, a story unfolding.
Leadership simply begins with the courage to be yourself. So everyone else can be, too.
The end of life is to be like unto God;
and the soul following God, will be like unto Him; He being the beginning, middle, and end of all things.
The biggest regret I have about 'Rubicon' is that we didn't end it.
Sometimes you do these shows and you don't have the opportunity to get closure. Stories are supposed to have a beginning, middle and an end.
Charges of cavalry are equally useful at the beginning, the middle and the end of a battle. They should be made always, if possible, on the flanks of the infantry, especially when the latter is engaged in front.
I remained too much inside my head and ended up losing my mind.
Some stories don't have a clear beginning, middle and end.
An art which isn't based on feeling isn't an art at all.
.. feeling is the principle, the beginning and the end; craft, objective, technique - all these are in the middle.
The thing should have plot and character, beginning, middle and end.
Arouse pity and then have a catharsis. Those were the best principles I was ever taught.