Life should be lived on the edge of life. You have to exercise rebellion: to refuse to tape yourself to rules, to refuse your own success, to refuse to repeat yourself, to see every day, every year, every idea as a true challenge - and then you are going to live your life on a tightrope.— Philippe Petit
Eye-opening measuring tape quotes that are about duct tape
Last night I played a blank tape at full blast. The mime next door went nuts.
Conquering the universe one has to solve two problems: gravity and red tape.
We could have mastered gravity.
I wanted to get a tape recorder, but I got a parrot instead. I think I did that joke backwards.
Why do we idolise Christian singers and speakers? We go from glorifying musicians in the world to glorifying Christian musicians. It's all idolatry!Satan is getting a great victory as we seem to worship these ministers on tapes and records and clammer to get their autographs in churches and concert halls from coast to coast.
The Southern Baptist Church is a specific culture in itself.
So, I had to study, talk to people, watch tape and go to performances to see how Gospel artists move compared to secular artists.
So the ideology was that: use sounds as instruments, as sounds on tape, without the causality. It was no longer a clarinet or a spring or a piano, but a sound with a form, a development, a life of its own.
You can never have too much, butter.
When God measures a man he puts the tape around the heart, not the head.
You can't measure manhood with a tape line around the biceps.
You can never have too much money.
Growing up, I was a nerd. With actual taped eyeglasses.
You can never have too much sky.
Trying to be happy by accumulating possessions is like trying to satisfy hunger by taping sandwiches all over your body
The third person narrator, instead of being omniscient, is like a constantly running surveillance tape.
I don't use backing tapes when I am singing and dancing on stage. I can do cartwheels and sing.
in the mornin' po-lice at my door Fresh adidas squeak across the bathroom floor Out the back window.. I make a escape Don't even get a chance to grab my old school tape
Only wimps use tape backup. Real men just upload their important stuff on ftp and let the rest of the world mirror it.
A prudent speculator never argues with the tape. Markets are never wrong, opinions often are.
The scope of an intellect is not to be measured with a tape-string, or a character deciphered from the shape or length of a nose.
Most things can be fixed with duct tape and extension cords.
The history of the music industry is inevitably also the story of the development of technology. From the player piano to the vinyl disc, from reel-to-reel tape to the cassette, from the CD to the digital download, these formats and devices changed not only the way music was consumed, but the very way artists created it.
It is a peculiar sensation, this double-consciousness, this sense of always looking at one's self through the eyes of others, of measuring one's soul by the tape of a world that looks on in amused contempt and pity.
After years of begging, I got my parents to get me a little Craig tape recorder, a reel to reel. Then I started recording voices, or recording Jonathan Winters off television and stuff like that.
It's such a relief for me to sit in front of a tape recorder and not be using it to learn my lines.
I mean, I haven't been around very long.
I can't expect everyone to have seen 'The House Bunny'. Oh God. I am having such waves of internal embarrassment, which now I'm admitting on a tape recorder. This is so one of the things I should keep in my head.
Cassette tape - (MC), also commonly called the cassette tape, audio cassette, or simply tape or cassette, is an analog magnetic tape recording format for audio recording
Duct tape - Duct tape, also called duck tape, is cloth- or scrim-backed pressure-sensitive tape, often coated with polyethylene. There are a variety of constructions
Red tape - Red tape is an idiom referring to regulations or conformity to formal rules or standards which are claimed to be excessive, rigid or redundant, or to bureaucracy
The Tape - "The Tape" is the 25th episode of Seinfeld. It is the eighth episode of the show's third season. It first aired on November 13, 1991. The episode was written
Tape library - computer storage, a tape library, sometimes called a tape silo, tape robot or tape jukebox, is a storage device that contains one or more tape drives, a number
Bias tape - available bias tape is available as a simple bias tape, single-fold bias tape, and double-fold bias tape. Single-fold bias tape is bias tape with each raw
Tape recorder - tape recorder, tape deck, or tape machine is a sound recording and reproduction device that records and plays back sounds usually using magnetic tape
Tape measure - A tape measure or measuring tape is a flexible ruler used to measure size or distance. It consists of a ribbon of cloth, plastic, fibre glass, or metal
Gaffer tape - Gaffer tape (also known as gaffer's tape, gaff tape or gaffa tape as well as spike tape for narrow, colored gaffer tape) is a heavy cotton cloth pressure-sensitive
Somebody talked me into writing an autobiography about six or seven years ago.
And I said I'd try. We talked into a tape recorder, and after a couple of months, I said, To hell with it. I was so depressed. It was like saying, 'This is the end.' I was more interested in what the hell was coming the next day or the next week.
In the past 3-4 years I've developed a habit of keeping numerous small cassette recorders in my house and in a bag with me so that I'm able to commit to tape memory song ideas on a constant basis.
I had wanted a tape recorder since I was tiny.
I thought it was a magic thing. I never got one until just before I went to art school.
He's only 4 years old, so I don't think he realized, you know, that I played so many years. Of course, we watch tapes here from the Stanley Cup years, but I don't think he realized how many years I played.
Magnetism is one of the Six Fundamental Forces of the Universe, with the other five being Gravity, Duct Tape, Whining, Remote Control, and The Force That Pulls Dogs Toward The Groins Of Strangers.
Most songs have meager beginnings. You wake up in the morning, you throw on your suspenders, and you subvocalize and just think. They seem to form like calcium. I can't think of a story right off the bat that was that interesting. I write things on the back of my hand, usually, and sing into a tape recorder.
We can get rid of red tape.
It's about businesses nervous about taking on school leavers because of a mass of red tape. It's about health and safety regulations and green fines.
My parents' convictions, when it came to discipline, were not very strong.
For my bar mitzvah, I gave out a mix tape of '90s grunge - if you got it now, you would think it was the 'Singles' soundtrack.