Home is home wherever you grow up generally speaking. Unless you're one of those people who always wants to get out of a small town and do something bigger with your life, which I always did but I always wanted to come back, so home is home and its a great place for me to come back and escape the hustle and bustle of the life that I live.— Seth Rollins
Astonishing Small Town quotations
The lion doesn't turn around when the small dog barks.
Pressure is something you feel when you do not know what you are doing.
Coming from a small town it was tough to dream big.
When I grew up in a small town in Georgia, my biggest dream was one day to be able to go to Atlanta.
Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.
You're at your best when you don't know what you're doing.
The dynamic is extremely similar to Gremlins and the hero is very similar, plus the small town atmosphere. It really is in a way the third Gremlins movie.
When you don't know what you're doing, fake it.
One small positive thought in the morning can change you whole day.
My plan is to have a theatre in some small town or something and I'll be manager. Ill be the crazy old movie guy.
In small towns people scent the wind with noses of uncommon keenness.
My father was a Norwegian who came from a small town near Oslo.
He broke his arm at the elbow when he was 14, and they amputated it.
One small crack does not mean you are broken, it means that you were put to the test and you didn't fall apart.
I came from a small town and at school in one class there was me, a member from Depeche Mode and someone who went on to join The Cure. That was all in one class of 30 kids.
I grew up all over Idaho - I was born in Emmett, a very small town.
Now we Democrats believe that America is still the country of fair play, that we can come out of a small town or a poor neighborhood and have the same chance as anyone else, and it doesn't matter whether we are black or Hispanic, or disabled or women.
No one has ever made himself great by showing how small someone else is.
President Johnson and I have a lot in common.
We were both born in small towns and we're both fortunate in the fact that we think we married above ourselves.
My Dad, a small-town lawyer, was also named Paul.
Until we lost him when I was 16, he was a gentle presence in my life. I like to think he'd be proud of me and my sister and brothers, because I'm sure proud of him and of where I come from, Janesville, Wisconsin.
Growing up in a small Alaska town, domestic violence was that dirty little secret nobody talked about. We must start talking about it. For too long, we have been providing protection to the wrong people.
Acknowledge all of your small victories. They will eventually add up to something great.
My early childhood memories center around this typical American country store and life in a small American town, including 4th of July celebrations marked by fireworks and patriotic music played from a pavilion bandstand.
My films play only in Bengal, and my audience is the educated middle class in the cities and small towns. They also play in Bombay, Madras and Delhi where there is a Bengali population.
All of us grow up in particular realities - a home, family, a clan, a small town, a neighborhood. Depending upon how we're brought up, we are either deeply aware of the particular reading of reality into which we are born, or we are peripherally aware of it.
Dream Big. Start small. Act now.
I come from this really small town near Nashville, Tennessee, where everything was la-di-da and normal.
To begin at the beginning: It is a spring moonless night in the small town, starless and bible-black.
Whoever wants to know the heart and mind of America had better learn baseball, the rules and realities of the game - and do it by watching first some high school or small-town teams.
Be grateful for small things, big things, and everything in between. Count your blessings, not your problems.
For me, and this may not be everybody, but because I do love country music so much, there's such a feeling of home in Nashville, especially because it's such a small town. You bring up one song, everybody knows who wrote it, everybody knows their mother and what their cell number is, and all of the stories.
I lived in a small town. It was 2,000 people in Canada. A little river that went through it and we swam in the - you know, there was a lot of water around. Niagara Falls was about four or five miles away.
Our house was bombed, and the roof fell in.
We were sitting under the stairs of the basement, and we were quite safe, but it brought home the realization. In two nights 400 people were killed in small town.
If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way
Every small town has its dramatic group, its barber-shop quartet, every home has music in one form or another.
I always think back to the original movies and to those quieter moments where Luke is out in A New Hope, and there are the two suns setting. It is the equivalent, basically, of a farm boy dying to get out of his small town and do something bigger. It's those kinds of universal themes that ground this whole thing in space.
Fame is only good for one thing - they will cash your check in a small town.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, by the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
I hate small towns because once you've seen the cannon in the park there's nothing else to do.
What we don't talk about enough is Ohio's unique and remarkable quality of life.
We are a state of cities, small towns and growing suburbs where life is affordable and destinations within reach. There is no better place to raise a family.
Traveling to swimming meets took me beyond my small-town existence, gave me a hint of the exciting world outside of my own home.
If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito.
I love New York, but am happy to be away from it.
I really like small towns, with welcoming barbecue restaurants.
I paint; I'm a woman but I don't paint china. The first time I got a canvas I felt free. Art is overreaction to life. I love these early drawings; they show my innocent beginnings in a small town. Life is a sentence -- you live it out. Maybe these portraits jump out at you too much. People like things that conform.
Behind every small business, there's a story worth knowing.
All the corner shops in our towns and cities, the restaurants, cleaners, gyms, hair salons, hardware stores - these didn't come out of nowhere.
I just owe almost everything to my father and it's passionately interesting for me that the things that I learned in a small town, in a very modest home, are just the things that I believe have won the election.
Heather Lende's small town is populated with big hearts--she finds them on the beach, walking her granddaughters, in the stories of ordinary peoples' lives, and knits them into unforgettable tales. Find the Good is a treasure.