I love to see a young girl go out and grab the world by the lapels. Life's a bitch. You've got to go out and kick ass.
— Maya Angelou
You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you.
— Walt Disney
I am in that temper that if I were under water I would scarcely kick to come to the top.
— kick quotation by John Keats
Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.
If you want to gather honey, don't kick over the beehive.
Any jackass can kick a barn down, but it takes a carpenter to build it.
The best fighter is not a Boxer, Karate or Judo man. The best fighter is someone who can adapt on any style. He kicks too good for a Boxer, Throws too good for a karate man, and punches too good for a Judo man.
When someone is going downhill everyone likes to give them a kick.
The human body has two ends on it: one to create with and one to sit on.
Sometimes people get their ends reversed. When this happens they need a kick in the seat of the pants.
Have the courage to face a difficulty lest it kick you harder than you bargain for.
Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes, and dance.
That's the public-school system all over. They may kick you out, but they never let you down.
Would you kick an opponent when he was down? Yes, if I thought he might get up.
Truth is tough. It will not break, like a bubble, at the touch, nay, you may kick it about all day like a football, and it will be round and full at evening.
Staying in luxury hotels still gives me a kick, especially Oulton Hall in Yorkshire. I'd stay in a hotel for the breakfast and room service.
Standing ovations have become far too commonplace.
What we need are ovations where the audience members all punch and kick one another.
I get a kick out of being an outsider constantly. It allows me to be creative.
Talk to them about things they don't know.
Try to give them an inferiority complex. If the actress is beautiful, screw her. If she isn't, present her with a valuable painting she will not understand. If they insist on being boring, kick their asses or twist their noses. And that's about all there is to it.
I just stopped playing bitches on wheels and peoples' mothers.
I have only a few more years to kick up my heels!
'Tis the maddest trick a man can ever play in his whole life, to let his breath sneak out of his body without any more ado, and without so much as a rap o'er the pate, or a kick of the guts; to go out like the snuff of a farthing candle, and die merely of the mulligrubs, or the sullens.
Why kick the man downstream who can't put the parts together because the parts really weren't designed properly?
If you don't get a kick out of the job you're doing you'd better hunt for another one.
It is humiliating to remain with our hands folded while others write history.
It matters little who wins. To make a people great it is necessary to send them to battle even if you have to kick them in the pants. That is what I shall do.
Like a kick in the butt, the force of events wakes slumberous talents.
When the doctrine of allegiance to party can utterly up-end a man's moral constitution and make a temporary fool of him besides, what excuse are you going to offer for preaching it, teaching it, extending it, perpetuating it? Shall you say, the best good of the country demands allegiance to party? Shall you also say it demands that a man kick his truth and his conscience into the gutter, and become a mouthing lunatic, besides?
In order to acquire a growing and lasting respect in society, it is a good thing, if you possess great talent, to give, early in your youth, a very hard kick to the right shin of the society that you love. After that, be a snob.
It was a blonde. A blonde to make a bishop kick a hole in a stained-glass window.
Once kick the world, and the world and you will live together at a reasonably good understanding.
I have tried to teach people there are three kicks in every dollar: one, when you make it; two, when you have it. The third kick it when you give it away - and it is the biggest kick of all.
A 'For Sale' sign in your yard during the holidays is like a 'kick me' sign.
You are telling buyers you are a distressed seller.
I try to do something the audience might not have seen before.
Like if I'm gonna kiss a girl I wanna kiss her like a girl has never been kissed. Like maybe I would kick her legs out from under her and catch her right before she hits the ground and then kiss her.
My biggest fight has been between those who wanted to do something incremental and those who wanted to do something comprehensive. We won that fight, and once we kick through this door, there'll be more legislation to follow.
You get a different kick out of all aspects of filmmaking.
What are the aspects of yourself that line up with the character? You magnify those, and the ones that don't match up you kind of kick to the curb.
I went to art school when I was little.
I took ballet lessons. I played a little kick ball. I was sort of into everything because I had too much energy and I didn't know where to put it. When I was a preteen, I got into singing, and became really obsessed with it.
I've never been monogamous. It might happen, but it never has yet. I don't understand women, I'm off that kick.
It's a tremendous honor. It really is a privilege, not just a right. You're in the NFL and you wear the shield now. It means the world to me; it really is a special feeling, and my family's gotten a real kick out of it.
I always get a kick out of who is going to be the larger cheering section.
I worry that I can come off smarmy. I wonder if I was listening to myself if I'd want to kick my own ass.
It really gets into your system. All baseball players have this internal clock around February when it starts to kick in and the juices start to flow. I think underestimated how much I was going to miss it.
I'm on a health kick! I'm drawn to cheeseburgers, so I've got to just try and keep it on an even keel.