I’m not good-looking. I used to be, but not anymore. Not like Robert Taylor. What I have got is I have character in my face. It’s taken an awful lot of late nights and drinking to put it there. When I go to work in a picture, I say, ‘Don’t take the lines out of my face. Leave them there.’— Humphrey Bogart
Courageous Picture Taken quotations
Success - See your goal; Understand the obstacles; Create a positive mental picture; Clear your mind of self doubt; Embrace the challenge; Stay on track; Show the world you can do it!
I want to take some quite incredible photographs that have never been taken before... pictures which are simple and complex at the same time, which will amaze and overwhelm people ... I must achieve this so that photography can begin to be considered a form of art.
I have never taken a picture for any other reason than that at that moment it made me happy to do so.
A real decision is measured by the fact that you've taken a new action. If there's no action, you haven't truly decided.
Being an artist, I had an artist's instincts.
You can see the picture before it's taken; then it's up to you to get the camera to see
Contrary to the general belief about photography, you don't need bright sunlight: the best moodiest pictures are taken in the dim light of almost dusk, or of rainy days.
The Louvre is a good book to consult, but it must only be an intermediary.
The real and immense study that must be taken up is the manifold picture of nature.
If you want to be taken seriously, be consistent.
Sure, having my pictures taken in the nude and doing things that I did got me in the door but it didn't keep me in the room. To have lasted as long as I've lasted, obviously, I have to have something more going for me.
Vickie is so fat that her baby pictures were taken via satellite.
I like having my picture taken and being a glamorous person.
Sometimes when I find myself getting impatient, I just remember the times I cried my eyes out because nobody wanted to take my picture at the Trocadero.
No revenge is more honourable than the one not taken.
I stayed away from mirrors when I was younger and I didn't like having my picture taken. I was tall and had braces and felt ugly.
I never have taken a picture I've intended. They're always better or worse.
When cheese gets its picture taken, what does it say?
Be happy for no reason, like a child. If you are happy for a reason, you're in trouble, because that reason can be taken from you.
I could never give up Mexican food. Nachos are usually my go-to if I'm courtside at an NBA game. I always, always get my picture taken with my mouth wide open and a tortilla chip sticking out of it!
I was the one who was always scowling, downcast.
I tried to make sure I looked like that when I was getting my picture taken.
President Bartlet: There's a delegation of cardiologists having their pictures taken in the Blue Room. You wouldn't think you could find a group of people more arrogant than the fifteen of us, but there they are, right upstairs in the Blue Room.
A painter paints pictures on canvas. But musicians paint their pictures on silence.
My wife and I had decided not to let anybody take pictures of our home because it was just the last place on earth we had that was unscathed. But people have climbed over the fence; they've taken aerial shots. They've gotten my address and put it on the Internet.
What most of us are after, when we have a picture taken, is a good natural-looking picture that doesn't resemble us.
You don't actually do a project; you can only do action steps related to it. When enough of the right action steps have been taken, some situation will have been created that matches your initial picture of the outcome closely enough that you can call it "done.
Nothing in life is easy. Don't expect things to be given to you; you have to go out and get it!
The pictures are of a psychological culture, a Jungian culture, if you will.
It emanates from my own psyche... It's a hard place to get to, honestly. It has taken me many years to get to that place and to define it visually.
You can't teach people photography, they've got to learn how to do it the best way possible for them. They can learn from looking at pictures taken by well-known people, but they don't really get intimate with the medium until they've made a few bad shots!
I'm not great at having my picture taken and I don't enjoy that side of it very much but I enjoy being with my friends and it's nice to have a reunion.
The world doesn't make sense, so why should I paint pictures that do.
I seldom think when I take a picture.
My eyes and fingers react - click. But first, it's most important to decide on the angle at which your photograph is to be taken.
A friend of mine once sent me a post card with a picture of the entire planet Earth taken from space. On the back it said, 'Wish you were here.
The most exciting thing in England is a pigeon or foxes, which isn't very interesting to watch because everyone knows what they do. But I've taken pictures of them. Just for practice.
A painting is not a picture of an experience, but is the experience.
I just don't understand how people can get so caught up in having their picture taken.
At 10, I was intrigued by surgery, I wanted to be a surgeon for a long time.
I love doctor shows and surgery shows. Blood is not an issue for me. I even took pictures once of me getting my blood taken.
I don't think it's necessary to worry too much about being authentic.
I think a picture taken on an iPhone and then filtered through something to make it look like it was taken on a Super 8 camera can be just as authentic as something taken on a Super 8 camera, if it's capturing something real or beautiful.
Life is too important to be taken seriously.
I'm the type of person who would rather stay home than get my picture taken.
These actions were taken with the support and financing of the United States.
How can you say this is part of U.S. adherence to international law and U.N. resolutions? The result is a kind of schizophrenic picture of the United States.
I hate having my picture taken.
The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place.
I'm very self-conscious having my picture taken, so I clown around.
My driver's license photo looks like a blonde Elvis.
Hey, over here! Have your picture taken with a reclusive author! Today only, we'll throw in a free autograph! But wait, there's more!
But, you know, it's still a drag to get your picture taken when you're eating a sandwich. It's a downer.
I don't like having my picture taken and I don't like looking at myself because I don't particularly like what I see.
If I stage things too much and nothing changes in the act of photographing, then I might as well have not taken the picture: If the whole thing already exists in my head, then I haven't learned anything. The tension lies between the staging and the unpredictability.