Sex is full of lies. The body tries to tell the truth. But, it's usually too battered with rules to be heard, and bound with pretenses so it can hardly move. We cripple ourselves with lies.— Jim Morrison
Unusual Trying Too Hard quotations
People pretend not to like grapes when the vines are too high for them to reach
Because we have so much eye candy and mind candy, spending so much time trying to pay the rent, all of this conspires to keep us from thinking too hard or taking action from that. Our time is stolen. So much of our daily life is stolen.
We used to have more references to things that we pulled out because they almost felt like they were trying too hard to allude to something.
Don't try too hard to be young. Be who you are.
Relationships are like farting, If you push too hard things could get messy real fast.
Not too hard for me to stay motivated when I'm in sport where everyone's trying to knock me out.
The surest way to become Tense, Awkward, and Confused is to develop a mind that tries too hard - one that thinks too much.
I remember one time I tried to pity this fool.
He told me his name was Jeff. He was married. He pulled out his wallet and showed me three pictures of his kids; Kelly, Robert, Brittany. Real cute kids. Don't get too close man. It's hard to pity a fool if you get too close.
I think trying too hard to be sexy is the worst thing in the world a woman can do.
When I try to describe how I feel when you hold me, I get butterflies, I hear lullabies, it's hard to explain -- like the scent of a rose or the sound of the rain. It's too precious and too wonderful to give it a name.
You don't want to seem too eager, too romantic - otherwise, it just looks a bit try-hard. But I do think that a first date should be intimate. So I'd choose a nice dinner somewhere cozy, not too crowded, with good wine.
When I was a rapper, the groupies didn't have to try too hard with me. Just show up at the hotel.
A girl who pays attention is very cool.
It's really hard to pay attention to someone. I understand. I get it. I get bored a lot when I'm talking to people, but I try. So I'd like for the girl to try, too.
I'm about to reach my dreams and I aint even got my arms stretched.
I believe that traditional wisdom is incomplete.
A composer can have all the talent of Mozart and a passionate desire to succeed, but if he believes he cannot compose music, he will come to nothing. He will not try hard enough. He will give up too soon when the elusive right melody takes too long to materialize.
Try not to cry too much because it can be pretty heart-breaking and pretty hard.
How to succeed? Try hard enough.
There's a thing about trying too hard, which I think is in all forms, which is if you really try to do things really well, you can get to a less good place than if you just let go and let it fly. Especially in creativity.
What identifies an individual as a king is how other people behave towards him.
All authority is assumed, and if other people don't accept your authority then you don't have it. Perhaps the critical thing to being a convincing figure of authority is actually not to try too hard.
If I had to perform in a comedy club I would bomb; I would be trying too hard.
I've always been taught to play the game hard.
Baseball is such a tough game, it really humbles you at times, you just have to try not to get too high or too low.
To know the way, we go the way, we do the way.
The way we do, the things we do, it's all there in front of you. But if you try too hard to see it, you'll only become confused. I am me and you are you. As you can see; but when you do the things that you can do, you will find the way. The way will follow you.
The worst is when men try too hard, because it's not very masculine.
Your outfit has to look like 'Oh, I just grabbed that.' Not too calculated. Jeans, a t-shirt: the simpler the better.
It's no good telling somebody they're trying too hard.
It's very much like ordering a child to go stand in a corner for a half hour and never once think about elephants.
What's your heart telling you to do? I don't know.' Maybe, you're trying too hard to hear it.
There were things that would irritate Casey, but trying too hard or getting mad at sitting on the bench weren't among them.
It is possible to tell things by a handshake.
I like the "looking in the eye" syndrome. It conveys interest. I like the firm, though not bone crushing shake. The bone crusher is trying too hard to "macho it." The clammy or diffident handshake - fairly or unfairly - get me off to a bad start with a person.
It always felt like you were trying too hard to look like the audience or something. That whole thing about the artistic integrity, which, of course, I've never bought into - with any artist. It's just not a real thing.
I'm constantly striving to break through to something new.
You try to maintain a neutral approach to your work, and not be too hard on yourself.
You're trying too hard to find a correlation here.
You don't know these people, you don't know what they intended. You try to compile statistics and correlate them to a result that amounts to nothing more than speculation.
Color is crucial in painting, but it is very hard to talk about.
There is almost nothing you can say that holds up as a generalization, because it depends on too many factors: size, modulation, the rest of the field, a certain consistency that color has with forms, and the statement you're trying to make.
I think there's always a call for people who are bucking the norm.
But I don't expect it to happen now because I think that more than ever the entertainment industry is trying to serve as a distraction, to keep people from thinking too hard.
Some people say the things I do are annoying because I'm intentionally trying too hard to be relatable, but I'm really not. It's never really been my intention; I've never gone out of my way to be relatable to anyone. I just say what I want, and I'm pretty blunt about things.
I feel like people focus too much on what other people think of their lives and trying to appear like they have it all together rather than focusing on just being happy. You can't control the perception of others no matter how hard you try. Do things that promote personal growth and health. Genuine happiness is hard to miss.