quote by Thelonious Monk

I say, play your own way. Don't play what the public want - you play what you want and let the public pick up on what you doing - even if it does take them fifteen, twenty years.

— Thelonious Monk

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Fifteen years quote Be patient with yourself, nothing in nature blooms all year.

Be patient with yourself, nothing in nature blooms all year.

Physically, I’m not tough. I may think tough. I would say I’m kinda tough and calloused inside. I could use a foot more in height and fifty more pounds and fifteen years off my age and then God help all you bastards.

I'd marry again if I found a man who had fifteen million dollars, would sign over half to me, and guarantee that he'd be dead within a year.

Fifteen years quote In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your ye

In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.

I was a stuntman for over fifteen years.

I was fifteen years old, and I hardly knew how to play a simple Bach prelude on the piano when I began to compose music, and at the most advanced level. I had never studied such things as harmony.

I was fifteen years old, and I hardly knew how to play a simple Bach prelude on the piano when I began to compose music, and at the most advanced level. I had never studied such things as harmony.

Fifteen years quote When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to l

When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down "happy". They told me I didn't understand the assignment, and I told them they didn't understand life

Doctors tell me I have the body of a thirty year old.

I know I have the brain of a fifteen year old. If you've got both, you can play baseball.

I'm still trying to re-create a Ray Charles concert that I heard when I was fifteen years old, and all my nerve endings were fried and transformed, and electricity shot through me.

Where would Christianity be if Jesus got eight to fifteen years with time off for good behavior?

Fifteen years quote One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beauti

One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.

To me, old age is always fifteen years older than I am.

It took me fifteen years to discover I had no talent for writing, but I couldn't give it up, because by that time I was too famous.

It took me fifteen years to discover I had no talent for writing, but I couldn't give it up because by that time I was too famous.

Fifteen years quote Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.

Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.

It seems that I have always been ahead of my time.

I had to wait nineteen years before Niagara was harnessed by my system, fifteen years before the basic inventions for wireless which I gave to the world in 1893 were applied universally.

I believe that you go through your past and you learn what you learn for whatever reason. I'm just glad I'm not making fifteen-year-old mistakes at twenty-six - I got that out of the way.

I read over a hundred books a year and have done so since I was fifteen years old, and every book I've read has taught me something.

Fifteen years quote A great attitude becomes a great day which becomes a great month which becomes a

A great attitude becomes a great day which becomes a great month which becomes a great year which becomes a great life.

Old age is fifteen years older than I am.

Old age is fifteen years older than I am.

I prayed fifteen years for the conversion of my oldest brother.

When he seemed to be getting further and further away from any hope of conversion, I prayed on.

Fifteen years quote Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn'

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw of the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in you sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.

Resolve to edge in a little reading every day, if it is but a single sentence.

If you gain fifteen minutes a day, it will make itself felt at the end of the year.

Your future is ahead of you. Imagine the notion of the past fifteen years of your life being a blip in your story.

I think for the last fifteen, twenty years or so, Hollywood has underestimated the appeal of the Western. I think there is still a huge market.

Fifteen years quote I swear that when our lips touch I can taste the next sixty years of my life.

I swear that when our lips touch I can taste the next sixty years of my life.

Fifteen years before I became a screen actor, I was in the theatre.

A lot of my work was comedy, which I loved doing. It's harder.

Fifteen years ago, while I was temporarily chairing meetings of pro-life leaders, I pleaded with the angry males to say no to interviews, and instead let beautiful pro-life women become the face for the movement.

I learned to fly planes at fifteen years old because one of my teachers thought I'd be a better pilot than rapper.

Fifteen years quote We turn not older with years but newer every day.

We turn not older with years but newer every day.

So far as the personal side is concerned, the victory was to him who lost and the defeat to him who won. I can say that never in the last fifteen years have I had the peace of mind that I have since the election. I have almost a feeling of elation.

I spent five years of my life being treated for cancer, but since then I've spent fifteen years being treated for nothing other than looking different from everyone else. It was the pain from that, from feeling ugly, that I always viewed as the great tragedy of my life. The fact that I had cancer seemed minor in comparison.

The amount of our endurance is directly proportionate to the clarity of our vision, so the practical application is we need to spend time to develop clarity of vision. What do you want your life to look like five, ten or fifteen years from now? Oftentimes, it's not so much a lack of discipline but a lack of vision.

Fifteen years quote Make them scratch their head this year. Don't be afraid to be amazing.

Make them scratch their head this year. Don't be afraid to be amazing.

My dad told me, 'It takes fifteen years to be an overnight success', and it took me seventeen and a half years.

I was always interested in fashion and beauty.

I was fifteen when I was scouted in a flea market. Two years later, I arrived in New York. I was in awe because it was like another planet.

I made the decision fifteen years ago that you were my life.

My everything. You were with me in my dreams my dark lover my friend and confidant.

Fifteen years quote In the end, It's not the years in your life that count, it's the life in your ye

In the end, It's not the years in your life that count, it's the life in your years.

As far as I'm concerned, Aaron is the best ball player of my era.

He is to baseball of the last fifteen years what Joe DiMaggio was before him. He's never received the credit he's due.

Using drugs didn't help me to play, all it did was to hang me up for about fifteen years.

Fifteen-year-old girls produce children with sixteen-year-old boys in the backseat of cars and in the stairwells of apartment buildings. Why can't two loving adults who have contemplated parenthood and are prepared to offer love, patience, and devotion come up with enough chromosomal matter to stick together and create a child?

I've been on the road for fifteen years and I had no intent to stop.

When you look at what Star (casino) has done for Sydney over the last fifteen years.. I don't think it has done a lot. When you look at what Crown (his casino) has done for Melbourne, I think it has done an enormous amount. And there's all sorts of statistics and figures and facts that can back those things up.

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