quote by Don Rickles

Every night when I go out on stage, there's always one nagging fear in the back of my mind. I'm always afraid that somewhere out there, there is one person in the audience that I'm not going to offend!

— Don Rickles

Useful Nagging quotations

Even the best of Christians are troubled by the question, "Why does an almighty God send, or at least allow, suffering?" When you are nagged by thoughts like this, say to yourself, "I am still in elementary school. When I graduate from the university of Christian life, I will understand His ways better and doubts will cease.

The punters know that the horse named Morality rarely gets past the post, whereas the nag named Self-interest always runs a good race.

I keep going over a sentence. I nag it, gnaw it, pat and flatter it.

A catcher and his body are like the outlaw and his horse. He's got to ride that nag till it drops.

If you accept others as equals, you embrace them unconditionally, now and forever. But if you let them know that you tolerate them, you suggest in the same breath that they are actually an inconvenience, like a nagging pain or an unpleasant odour you are willing to disregard.

Nagging is the repetition of unpalatable truths.

Although the gospels of the New Testament-- like those discovered at Nag Hammadi-- are attributed to Jesus' followers, no one knows who actually wrote any of them.

Be black or white with no shades of gray. In other words, don't be a nagging mother.

I date this girl for two years-and then the nagging starts: 'I wanna know your name...'

The Christian faith is meant to be lived moment by moment.

It isn't some broad, general outline--it's a long walk with a real Person. Details count: passing thoughts, small sacrifices, a few encouraging words, little acts of kindness, brief victories over nagging sins.

I drink because she nags, she said I nag because he drinks.

But if the truth be known to you, He's a lush and she's a shrew.

When will American men learn how to stand up to the nagging by the intolerant, uncivil feminists whose sport is to humiliate men?

Usually I'm frustrated when I look at my films and I don't believe that I've made a real transformation beyond my usual sets of gestures and expressions. I still have this nagging feeling that it's me, that I didn't create a unique character.

I never have the nagging doubt of wondering whether perhaps I am wrong.

I've got to start listening to those quiet, nagging doubts.

When sleep leaves the body like smoke and man, sated with secrets, drives the overworked nag of quarrel out of its stall, then the fire-breathing union begins anew . . .

People are pulled towards the best in themselves, and spotlighting the right is a much stronger approach than nagging.

I'm quite the nagger too. I nag at the others when their chatting makes our rehearsals finish later than scheduled.

We shouldn’t be afraid to embrace whimsy, that nagging idea that life could be magical; it could be special if we were only willing to take a few risks.

My wife's nagging is like living near the airport. After a while you don't notice it any more.

Man will have replicated his own intelligence not when he teaches a computer to reason but when he teaches a computer to have a nagging feeling in its circuits.

The absence of fossil evidence for intermediary stages between major transitions in organic design, indeed our inability, even in our imagination, to construct functional intermediates in many cases, has been a persistent and nagging problem for gradualist accounts of evolution.

Show me 12 drunkards and I will show you 12 nagging wives.

I'm a person who's fine saying 'No.' I like saying to myself, "no gossiping," "no nagging."

We are the women of daylight; of clocks and steel foundries, of drugstores and streetlights, of superhighways that slice our days in two. Our dreams are pale memories of themselves, and nagging doubt is the false measure of our days.

When we are capable of living in the moment free from the tyranny of "shoulds," free from the nagging sensation that this moment isn't right, we will have peaceful hearts.

Women only nag when they feel unappreciated.

You know, my friends, there comes a time when people get tired of being trampled over by the iron feet of oppression.

Don’t get depressed about not being where you want to be.

This nagging feeling of anxiety is actually called ambition. Ambition is your friend.

Yes, pride is a perpetual nagging temptation.

Keep on knocking it on the head, but don't be too worried about it. As long as one knows one is proud, one is safe from the worst form of pride.

Kings and queens might do wicked things, but they don't nag.

One thing I like about Bloody Mary: she never said a word about lung cancer.

Before marriage, when a woman speaks to a man in an undertone, he calls it "cooing"; after marriage, he calls it nagging.

The weather's cold. My club's bad. My knee hurts. I can't putt no more. I'm off my diet. My wife is nagging me. Other than that, everything's great.

Please don't nag yourself with thoughts of failure.

Do not set goals far beyond your capacity to achieve. Simply do what you can do, in the best way you know, and the Lord will accept of your effort.

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