People worry about kids playing with guns, and teenagers watching violent videos; we are scared that some sort of culture of violence will take them over. Nobody worries about kids listening to thousands - literally thousands - of songs about broken hearts and rejection and pain and misery and loss.
Screw them. Yeah. But not literally. I'm not advocating promiscuity.
Making people laugh is literally the best feeling ever.
We term sleep a death by which we may be literally said to die daily;
in fine, so like death, I dare not trust it without my prayers.
Toby Zeigler: There's literally no one in the world I don't hate right now.
Somebody said to me, But the Beatles were anti-materialistic.
That's a huge myth. John and I literally used to sit down and say, Now, let's write a swimming pool.
If we did all the things we are capable of doing we would literally astound ourselves.
The real test of friendship is: can you literally do nothing with the other person? Can you enjoy those moments of life that are utterly simple?
The imagination is literally the workshop wherein are fashioned all plans created by man.
So, my argument is that as we become more and more scientifically literate, it
Romanticism is not just a mode; it literally eats into every life. Women will never get rid of just waiting for the right man.
It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.
My general theory since 1971 has been that the word is literally a virus, and that it has not been recognized as such because it has achieved a state of relatively stable symbiosis with its human host; that is to say, the word virus (the other Half) has established itself so firmly as an accepted part of the human organism that it can now sneer at gangster viruses like smallpox and turn them in to the Pasteur Institute.
I got into the race and people literally laughed. They thought I had no chance of winning.
Look, I hate to sound like Pollyanna, but I literally can't wait to get to work in the morning. I've got steady jobs, I've got my health, and I'm here in the greatest city in the world. I'd be a pig not to be grateful.
I'm never as happy as when I'm pregnant. I literally would have 10 babies if I could!
That's the trouble with being me. At this point, nobody gives a damn what my problem is. I could literally have a tumor on the side of my head and they'd be like, 'Yeah, big deal. I'd eat a tumor every morning for the kinda money you're pulling down.'
When I'm ready to make a photograph, I think I quite obviously see in my minds eye something that is not literally there in the true meaning of the word. I'm interested in something which is built up from within, rather than just extracted from without.
A man is literally what he thinks.
Enthusiasm is the energy and force that builds literal momentum of the human soul and mind.
To paint comic books as childish and illiterate is lazy.
A lot of comic books are very literate - unlike most films.
Part of the advantage, and part of the result of trying to be a producer and director, are the practical things, you find. It's so advantageous to go to a place that you already have a feel for, a literal and spiritual familiarity.
The trouble with Grace, she thought, is that she is so literal.
But that was the trouble with most people, when it came down to it; there were very few who enjoyed flights of fantasy, and to have that sort of mind--one which enjoyed dry with and understood the absurd--left one in a shrinking minority.
Literally, I think I've quit acting three or four times, only for a few days. Maybe for a few weeks.
They put chains on me; they chained my waist, my legs. Put me in the back of a squad car, and I literally blacked out. I didn't even - there's whole pieces missing.
That sense of a life in natural objects, which in most poetry is but a rhetorical artifice, was, then, in Wordsworth the assertion of what was for him almost literal fact.
Women carry the heavy burden of caring for the literal and figurative future of humanity in every way: materially, maternally, and spiritually.
We in El Paso and Juarez are literally one community.
There's no separation; there's no DMZ; there's no buffer.