Quotes containing word "quick"

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Sell also: agile, fast, flying, immediate, nimble, prompt, promptly, quickly, ready, speedy, spry, straightaway, warm

Definitions and meanings of word "quick"

• Noun: any area of the body that is highly sensitive to pain (as the flesh underneath the skin or a fingernail or toenail)

• Adj: accomplished rapidly and without delay; examples: "was quick to make friends", "his quick reaction prevented an accident", "hoped for a speedy resolution of the problem", "a speedy recovery", "he has a right to a speedy trial"

• Adj: hurried and brief; examples: "paid a flying visit", "took a flying glance at the book", "a quick inspection", "a fast visit"

• Adj: moving quickly and lightly; examples: "sleek and agile as a gymnast", "as nimble as a deer", "nimble fingers", "quick of foot", "the old dog was so spry it was halfway up the stairs before we could stop it"

• Adj: apprehending and responding with speed and sensitivity; examples: "a quick mind", "a ready wit"

• Adj: performed with little or no delay; examples: "an immediate reply to my letter", "prompt obedience", "was quick to respond", "a straightaway denial"

• Adj: easily aroused or excited; examples: "a quick temper", "a warm temper"

• Adv: with little or no delay; examples: "the rescue squad arrived promptly", "come here, quick!"

Featured authors with quotes containing word "quick"

John Grierson
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British Director
Tuesday 26 April 1898 - Saturday 19 February 1972
Emeril Lagasse
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American Celebrity
Born Thursday 15 October 1959
Sophocles
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Greek Poet
496 B.C. - 406 B.C.
John Wooden
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American Coach
Friday 14 October 1910 - Friday 4 June 2010
Mike Figgis
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English Writer, Director, Composer
Born Saturday 28 February 1948
Andy Goldsworthy
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British Artist, Photographer, Environmentalist, Sculptor
Born Thursday 26 July 1956
Jane Austen
2 quotes about quick
British Writer, Novelist
Saturday 16 December 1775 - Monday 28 July 1817
Haile Gebrselassie
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Ethiopian Athlete
Born Wednesday 18 April 1973
Aristotle
2 quotes about quick
Greek Philosopher
384 B.C. - 322 B.C.
George W. Bush
2 quotes about quick
American President, Politician, Businessman
Born Saturday 6 July 1946
Roger Clemens
one quote about quick
American Athlete
Born Saturday 4 August 1962
Ja Rule
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American Actor, Musician
Born Sunday 29 February 1976

When you hurry you're more apt to make mistakes. But you have to be quick. If you're not quick you can't get things done.

John Wooden

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I get mad quick and and go off at the handle quick.

Ja Rule

Words: get, mad, quick, off, handle
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I like to abide by the seasons and let the natural flavor in food speak for itself. I use quick cooking techniques of high heat with very little fat, such as quick saute or wok stir-frying.

Cat Cora

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When quick results are imperative, the manipulation of the masses through symbols may be the only quick way of having a critical thing done.

John Grierson

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Each film is different. Time Code was very quick - a matter of months. Miss Julie has been on my shelf as a script for some seven or eight years. But then the shooting process was very quick - 16 days.

Mike Figgis

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It takes between three and six hours to make each snowball, depending on snow quality. Wet snow is quick to work with but also quick to thaw, which can lead to a tense journey to the cold store.

Andy Goldsworthy

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The student body was huge at UT and you had to mature pretty quick, very quick actually. I enjoyed it and it helped me a lot in my life in general - not only in the classroom but on the baseball field as well.

Roger Clemens

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I am a quick study - I can memorize a script in an hour - but I can't remember a name three seconds. I've even forgotten my wife's name on occasion.

Don Adams

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Animation can explain whatever the mind of man can conceive. This facility makes it the most versatile and explicit means of communication yet devised for quick mass appreciation.

Walt Disney

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Life seems but a quick succession of busy nothings.

Jane Austen

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He hits it long. His shoulders are impressively quick through the ball. That's where he's getting his power from. He's young and has great elasticity.

Nick Faldo

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Usually you're in movies with a lot of dissolves and things, but this was kind of quick, more jarring than usual. I thought it would be fun to be in a movie that's unconventional. Then I met Guy and I liked him. I think he's a good man.

Dennis Farina

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Clint Eastwood. Here's a guy who's been involved in so many movies, lots of them masterpieces, and now he's a director. I just like everything I know about him. He's very decisive, he makes up his mind real quick.

Bobby Farrelly

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I'm pretty instinctive. I'm a quick learner.

Shannon Elizabeth

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We only have one agenda, which is to make 'em laugh their pants off. Unless they are girls, of course, when it is to make them laugh their bras off so we can get a quick look.

Adrian Edmondson

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Hurry boys, hurry, we have to make a quick change or the hour will be up.

Malcolm Campbell

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Men in general are quick to believe that which they wish to be true.

Julius Caesar

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That was the crossover line for us, to be able to play that many shows, sell them out real quick and have that tribe queue up outside and still be a mystery to everybody else.

Peter Garrett

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In the summer you want fresh, light and sort of quick things; in winter you want things that are comforting, so your body really tells you you want to go towards potatoes, apples, fennel, things that are warm and comforting. And loin of pork.

Ina Garten

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Guilt has very quick ears to an accusation.

Henry Fielding

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