quote by Dick Gregory

Last time I was down South I walked into this restaurant, and this white waitress came up to me and said: 'We don't serve colored people here.' "I said: 'that's all right, I don't eat colored people. Bring me a whole fried chicken.

— Dick Gregory

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Bring me down quote Be with those who bring out the best in you, not the stress in you.

Be with those who bring out the best in you, not the stress in you.

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Sometimes you have to let everything go - purge yourself.

If you are unhappy with anything - whatever is bringing you down - get rid of it. Because you will find that when you are free, your true creativity, your true self comes out.

Don't let the idiots that like to bring you down, succeed in discouraging you.

I let it get to me a while ago, and let me tell you, it feels SO good to come up under it!

Bring me down quote So plant your own gardens and decorate your soul instead of waiting for someone

So plant your own gardens and decorate your soul instead of waiting for someone to bring you flowers.

All the men I did get to know, every single man of them, has filled me with but one desire: to lift my hand and bring it smashing down on his face.

Haters scream, trying to bring me down, but my Beliebers can scream louder than that and I am proud of that.

Your success, your life, your happiness. Don't let mean people bring that down.

Bring me down quote Never forget yesterday, but always live for today... Because you never know what

Never forget yesterday, but always live for today... Because you never know what tomorrow can bring, or what it can take away...

You said I'm a god. Bring me down from heaven. I...I want you to see me as a man.

Got no place to go, but there's a girl waitin' for me down in Mexico.

She got a bottle of tequila, a bottle of gin, and if I bring a little music, I could fit right in.

Music is like a river or stream that has come down to us through time, bringing nurture to man's soul. From the past masters, this music flowed to my father and through him to me. I want to keep this stream flowing. I don't want it to die. It must spread all over the world.

Bring me down quote No sun outlasts its sunset but will rise again and bring the dawn.

No sun outlasts its sunset but will rise again and bring the dawn.

I always want to bring emotion across in a straightforward way.

I don't want to get histrionic when I'm singing. For me that's just not interesting; it goes too far down one road.

I haven't left the house without a packet of Kleenex in my back pocket for as long as I can remember. Whenever I start thinking I'm incredibly cool, the packet of Kleenex in my back pocket brings me right back down to earth.

About 1960, it became clear that it was best for me to bring the experimental part of my research program to a close - there was too much to do on the theoretical aspects - and I began the process of winding down the experiments.

Bring me down quote A sunday well-spent brings a week of content.

A sunday well-spent brings a week of content.

You get built up and put on a pedestal and then people want to bring you down.

It can be hurtful. Some people try to make me look bad or not a nice person but it's completely false.

All the haters are just jealous, so they're trying to bring me down.

I'm young, handsome, successful, wealthy. You could say I'm a role model – I'm the American dream!

President Bush said he didn't want to renew the Assault Weapons Ban because it might 'infringe on hunters' rights'. Who needs an AK-47 machine gun to go hunting? Let me tell you guys something... If it takes you 500 rounds to bring down a deer, I don't want you going to the bathroom in MY house!

Bring me down quote Be with someone who brings out the best in you not the stress in you.

Be with someone who brings out the best in you not the stress in you.

Oh - once in your life you find someone Who will turn your world around Bring you up when you're feelin' down Ya - nothin' could change what you mean to me Oh there's lots that I could say But just hold me now Cause our love will light the way

Lead me to the cross Where Your love poured out Bring me to my knees Lord I lay me down Rid me of myself I belong to You Lead me, lead me to the cross.

We just need to put our foot down. This is a good time for us to bring this to a place of fairness, and girls need to know that being a feminist is a good thing. It doesn't mean that you hate men. It means equal rights. If you're doing the same job, you should be compensated and treated in the same way.

Bring me down quote My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me.

My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me.

To all the haters out there I wish you the best.

You can't bring me down. I wake up everyday grateful for the opportunity and grateful to the fans.

I'm in my 30's, and I'm still struggling with defining myself.

I'm working every day to take control of things that are out of my control, and not letting them bring me down or frustrate me, to the point of paralysis.

We [ with Brian Mulroney and Rajiv Gandhi] went to the meeting in Canada [the 1987 Vancouver CHOGM] and I said to them there that sanctions weren't working; they were just being busted. And it did seem to me that one way that we could bring the apartheid regime down would be if we did mount an effective investment sanction.

Bring me down quote As we give, we find that sacrifice brings forth the blessings of heaven and in t

As we give, we find that sacrifice brings forth the blessings of heaven and in the end we learn it was no sacrifice.

The food that's never let me down in life is porridge, especially with milk and maple syrup, which is delicious. Paris isn't a porridge place, but I can buy it in London when I'm there and bring it back with me.

If I feel like someone's trying to bring me down, I just walk away from it.

I'm a very positive person, that's something that's like my character Savannah.

She's very positive in everything that she does and I'm the same way in real life. If I feel like someone's trying to bring me down, I just walk away from it. I just ignore it because sometimes when that happens you can get so involved that it does bring down your day.

Bring me down quote Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.

Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.

And the moon never beams Without bringing me dreams And the sun never shines But I see the bright eyes I lie down by the side Of my darling My life, my life.

I think that by and large chess players have been very kind.

Like I said there have been a few incidents, but they certainly didn't serve to bring me down any.

These people in Mississippi State, they are not "down";

all they need is a chance. And I am determined to give my part not for what the Movement can do for me, but what I can do for the Movement to bring about a change in the State of Mississippi.

Bring me down quote Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that i

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Try to bring me down, but you will never succeed because I'm always moving upward. Maybe not before, but now ... I am.

I once overheard the sweetest old woman behind me on a train tell her adorable old husband as he scoffed down a ham sandwich she had brought along, "If you ever yell at me to "stop bringing a ham sandwich with me every where we go" again? Next time I'm bringing a gun. And I'm blowing your God damn head off."

Come around, feel the sound. Know you make my heart pound. Fill me up, bring me down; when I hear your sound.

Bring me down quote The steps you take today, bring you closer to the path you will follow tomorrow.

The steps you take today, bring you closer to the path you will follow tomorrow.

I try and stay positive; being negative isn't good for my personality. I don't just bring myself down, I bring everyone around me down. It's like a dark cloud, 'Uh oh, here we go,' and have to snap out of it.

I have worked very hard on being aware of my childhood but moving forward and not letting it bring me down emotionally. That is a hard thing - especially when you have children of your own and you remember what happened to you at that age.

Cooking brings me so much joy. I love everything, down to the execution of the plate to picking out fresh ingredients at the market. It makes me deeply grateful and aware of where our food comes from and how feeding people is another way of saying, "I love you."

Those are the murderers of art who are sitting on the top wearing crowns of fake intelligence. Let me bring them down with the power of my art, without delaying the matter further.

I thought the only way you can get into things is.

.. through the basement... exactly where my studio was ... I could creep upstairs and snatch at things, and bring them down with me... where I could munch away at them.

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