Sell also: devising, fashioning, make, qualification
• Noun: the act that results in something coming to be; examples: "the devising of plans", "the fashioning of pots and pans", "the making of measurements", "it was already in the making"
• Noun: an attribute that must be met or complied with and that fits a person for something; examples: "her qualifications for the job are excellent", "one of the qualifications for admission is an academic degree", "she has the makings of fine musician"
• Noun: (usually plural) the components needed for making or doing something; example: "the recipe listed all the makings for a chocolate cake"
I don't think there is really a favorite, I'm very fond of film making as a whole and as a medium and of course, there are some that I've enjoyed making more than others but I've enjoyed making all of them.
Being in a rock band is about touring. It's about writing songs and it's about making records but it's also about taking a wonderful smile onto that stage and making the people feel good about themselves.
Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy.
I feel with ELP that I wasn't making the most of my life and I wasn't making the most of my creativity. I was marking time. I don't want to do that. Life is to short.
Good design is making something intelligible and memorable. Great design is making something memorable and meaningful.
I don't care half so much about making money as I do about making my point, and coming out ahead.
I love making music, I love composing on my computer, just making crazy ethnic slack orchestral tracks, that's one of my fun things.
It's like, now you're actually complaining because you're making $9 million and guys are making more? If it makes you that upset, quit. Leave the game. Go home then and try finding another job that's going to pay you that.
Like Jermaine was saying, it's a beautiful day, and we're just glad all of this is behind us. We can go on with our lives. And Michael can go on with his life and do what he does best, and that's making good music, making his fans happy, people happy all over the world.
Writing a novel is like making love, but it's also like having a tooth pulled. Pleasure and pain. Sometimes it's like making love while having a tooth pulled.
Peace goes into the making of a poem as flour goes into the making of bread.
Well, I never studied design and I went to art school to study art, you know, sculpture and things like that, and ended up making things like sculpture and started making chairs and jewelry together and that's how I started.
I sort of became infatuated with soldiers. I got to know some of them and got a little perturbed with Hollywood making a spectacle out of them and making them look like they have screwed up somehow.
In my opinion MS is a lot better at making money than it is at making good operating systems.
In making policy designed with copyright in mind, you end up making decisions about whether other important technologies, such as privacy-enhancing or file-search technologies, should be encouraged or discouraged. A collision is happening between creativity and protecting IP.
That's why so many stars are making pictures in Europe today. The tax guys are making thieves out of everybody.
Making peace, I have found, is much harder than making war.
For the past few years, I've been more selective than I have any right to be, but I think that's finally starting to work in my favor. I think I get way too much credit for making what people consider to be smart choices, but it's only because I made a decision to stop worrying about making money.
I love making records; I love making music; I love writing songs.
I've heard about brothers making films, but I've never heard about whole families making films like this. We didn't intend to do it; it wasn't something that we planned - it just gradually happened.