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Famous Why Quotations

List of Why Quotes

We found 2116 quote(s) that contain the word Why.



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The triple is the most exciting play in baseball. Home runs win a lot of games, but I never understood why fans are so obsessed with them. Hank Aaron

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Why do the Yankees always win? The other team can't stop looking at the pinstripes. Frank Abagnale

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That's why so many stars are making pictures in Europe today. The tax guys are making thieves out of everybody. Bud Abbott

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I remember saying to the chairman after serving the first year, "Why are we doing this? Why don't the Hawaiians have control?" "Well, we have no mechanism to do it," I was told. Neil Abercrombie

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I'm just having a wonderful time. It's an interesting thing that I'm very comfortable with this material and I don't know why. Maybe it's because I did MacBeth. F. Murray Abraham

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People desire power. I don't know why they want it so. It seems to me it implies a hugely superior intellect which separates them from most of the populace. F. Murray Abraham

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It is not to benefit CBS, not to benefit its reporters. On this one, the entire basis of it is this is a way to get more information, more important information to the public. And that's why so many states recognize this. Floyd Abrams

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I think it's really important to find out why people hurt you or try to oppose you or whatever. Kathy Acker

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I'm really fascinated and you know I've been wondering about that usage of language, various breathing techniques and why in these practices language is being used in another way. Kathy Acker

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We've been very bad at understanding why the right-wing does things. Kathy Acker

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Murderers will try to recall the sequence of events, they will remember exactly what they did just before and just after. But they can never remember the actual moment of killing. This is why they will always leave a clue. Peter Ackroyd

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There is a theory which states that if ever anyone discovers exactly what the Universe is for and why it is here, it will instantly disappear and be replaced by something even more bizarre and inexplicable.There is another theory which states that this has already happened. Douglas Adams

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Advertising is the principal reason why the business man has come to inherit the earth. James Randolph Adams

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Smack your child every day. If you don't know why - he does. Joey Adams

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Why do I need succession planning? I'm very alert, I'm very vibrant. I have no intention to retire. Sheldon Adelson

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I wonder if most people ever ask themselves why love is connected with reproduction. And if they do ask themselves about this, I wonder what answer they give. Mortimer Adler

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Love consists in giving without getting in return; in giving what is not owed, what is not due the other. That's why true love is never based, as associations for utility or pleasure are, on a fair exchange. Mortimer Adler

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All satire is blind to the forces liberated by decay. Which is why total decay has absorbed the forces of satire. Theodor Adorno

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The important thing for the survival of the Thai society is that the majority of those who work, both in the government and the private sector, still strive to work in the same direction; this is why the Thai nation still stands. Bhumibol Adulyadej

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Yes, I'm going to be the President of the United States. You know why? You think you can get chicks by being in the movies? You can really get chicks by being the President. Ben Affleck

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Why can't people just say they were moved? Why do they have to say it's sappy? Casey Affleck

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Tags: Just, Moved, Sappy, Say, Were, Why

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Sometimes it's just harder to remind yourself about what you're doing and why you're doing it... Other times, you have a great desire for it, but physically you're not responding the way you want. That presents other challenges. Then sometimes it all comes together. Andre Agassi

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I hope I presented what I felt the woman seemed to be about, but I couldn't give any reason as to why she remained in the relationship other than that their relationship was very special. Jenny Agutter

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For us Africans, literature must serve a purpose: to expose, embarrass, and fight corruption and authoritarianism. It is understandable why the African artist is utilitarian. Ama Ata Aidoo

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It has been rumored that we have fired scud missiles into Kuwait. I am here now to tell you, we do not have any scud missiles and I don't know why they were fired into Kuwait. Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf