I look into eyes, shake their hand, pat their back, and wish them luck, but I am thinking, I am going to bury you.— Seve Ballesteros
Remarkable Shaking Hands quotations
I remember very clearly someone saying, 'Don't shake hands with the cactus,' and I thought, 'Well, why not? What could possibly go wrong?' Shaking hands is a friendly gesture.
After I came home from the 1936 Olympics with my four medals, it became increasingly apparent that everyone was going to slap me on the back, want to shake my hand or have me up to their suite. But no one was going to offer me a job.
And I think to myself what a wonderful world. Oh, yeah.
You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.
Do you think when two representatives holding diametrically opposing views get together and shake hands, the contradictions between our systems will simply melt away? What kind of a daydream is that?
But in the end it's still a game of golf, and if at the end of the day you can't shake hands with your opponents and still be friends, then you've missed the point.
Forgive me if I don't shake hands.
Being famous is such a gift for me because small things make people's lives brighter. You just shake somebody's hand. You just smile and write your name and people will talk about it for the rest of their lives.
Either we shake one another's hands in joy at he victory of Islam in the world, or all of us will turn to eternal life, and martyrdom. In both cases, victory and success are ours.
I had orders from the great Bill Russell.
Me and him were talking in Seattle the other day, and he was telling me how rivalries should be. I asked him if he ever disliked anybody he played against, and he told me, 'No, never,' and he told me that I should shake Kobe Bryant's hand and let bygones be bygones and bury the hatchet.
The Buddhists say if you meet somebody and your heart pounds, your hands shake, your knees go weak, that’s not the one. When you meet your ‘soulmate’ you’ll feel calm. No anxiety, no agitation.
HIV does not make people dangerous to know, so you can shake their hands and give them a hug: Heaven knows they need it.
And Hermione was struggling to her feet in the wreckage, and three red-headed men were grouped on the ground where the wall had blasted apart. Harry grabbed Hermione's hand as they staggered and stumbled over stone and wood. 'No - no - no!' someone was shouting. 'No! Fred! No!' And Percy was shaking his brother, and Ron was kneeling beside them, and Fred's eyes stared without seeing, the ghost of his last laugh still etched upon his face.
If a man . . . would shake and not be shaken, grip and not be gripped, taking care always to squeeze the hand of his adversary as hard as it squeezed him, then he suffered no inconvenience from it.
Cruelty and fear shake hands together.
Shaking hands with the Queen of England was a long way from being forced to sit in the colored section of the bus going into downtown Wilmington, North Carolina.
People with clenched fists can not shake hands.
A lot of coaches want guys to be loose for games.
I never wanted them to be loose. I wanted their hands sweating, their knees shaking, their eyes bulging. I wanted them to act like we were going to war.
Don't give me paper - I can get the same lawyer who drew it up to break it.
But if you shake my hand, that's for life.
Every time I hit a shot, I feel like I am shaking hands with the flag stick.
I couldn't help shaking my head as I looked at him.
Ian slept like a baby every morning - well, a baby who continually kept one hand down his pants.
Most filmmaking is about shaking hands and just starting.
The world is the house of the strong.
I shall not know until the end what I have lost or won in this place, in this vast gambling den where I have spent more than sixty years, dicebox in hand, shaking the dice.
Anyone who said he wasn't afraid during the civil rights movement was either a liar or without imagination. I was scared all the time. My hands didn't shake but inside I was shaking.
You can't shake hands with a closed fist.
We put boogers on our fingers, then shake your hand.
You've got to play with that killer instinct, man.
You've got to hate that guy across from you. Then after the game is over, tell him what a nice guy he is. Shake his hand. Especially if you win.
If you feel tempted to use a picture of two hands shaking in front of a globe, put the pencil down, step away from the desk, and think about taking a vacation or investigating aromatherapy.
Guys are OK... shake their hand... Women are special. You can hug 'em.
A human being's first responsibility is to shake hands with himself.
Simple and faithless as a smile and shake of the hand.
When liberty comes with hands dabbled in blood it is hard to shake hands with her.
I am still ready to shake hands with anyone who designs a better assault rifle than mine.