Quotes of couldn't

  1. My mother turned into a professional widow She couldn't understand why I wanted to be an engineer she thought I should be a chicken farmer – David Antin
  2. I couldn't sleep one night and I was sitting in my office and I realized that I was an independent filmmaker – Darren Aronofsky
  3. I started playing piano with a little band in high school I was terrible I thought I had absolutely no talent I couldn't keep time I only got into McGill which was a lousy music school because they were taking American music students – Burt Bacharach
  4. My mother and my father were teachers My grandmother and my grandfather were teachers This is something I really know about Even when I was a kid it was a profession my father couldn't stay in because he couldn't make enough money – Warren Beatty
  5. If I was hearing something I couldn't do I would figure out how to do it – Bill Bruford
  6. I couldn't take pictures of green rolling hills – David Byrne
  7. In fact if they didn't let me commute I would not have taken the role because I wanted to graduate high school with my classmates I remember my agent's jaw dropping when I told him if I couldn't commute I didn't want the role – Sarah Chalke
  8. There was the scientific and technical progress which couldn't be predicted by the state – Anatoly Chubais
  9. We're leaving the House to people who either were born with a silver spoon in their mouth or couldn't get better jobs in the first place – Jerry Lee Lewis
  10. I couldn't settle in Italy it was like living in a foreign country – Ian Rush
  11. With the art therapy as soon as they saw the paper and crayons coming we couldn't get it out fast enough And we told them to draw about the tsunami – Connie Sellecca
  12. Back 20 years ago I was recording with Bruce Springsteen and his producer called me and said I had to be in the studio the next day to finish the sessions and I couldn't I had to be in court in California All this took like 10 years out of my life – Ronnie Spector
  13. I was starting to become impotent through this diet and couldn't perform How many people who are taking the little blue pill if they started to change what they are eating most of the time could change the way their sex life is – Morgan Spurlock
  14. But uh censorship at that time said that you just absolutely couldn't do anything involving children and so we had to go from there I don't remember what I changed it to Duvall is just excellent in it – Robert Towne
  15. So I told Robert from the start that if we couldn't get Charles and Max to take part but especially Charles that I didn't want to make the film So would he call his mother and talk to Charles and see if Charles would at all be interested – Terry Zwigoff

Usage examples for couldn't

  1. “ I couldn't fool you on that – Half Portions by Edna Ferber
  2. “ I couldn't for what he had said was for Ellaline not for me – Set in Silver by Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson
  3. Oh but I couldn't think of it – The Main Chance by Meredith Nicholson
  4. They couldn't think of any – Lost in the Fog by James De Mille
  5. At first he couldn't think where he was – The Adventures of Mr. Mocker by Thornton W. Burgess
  6. But I love it I couldn't help but love it – The Finding of Haldgren by Charles Willard Diffin
  7. “ I couldn't make out quite all they said but there was somethin' about Keith – Dawn by Eleanor H. Porter
  8. Well she couldn't think about that now – The Pastor's Wife by Elizabeth von Arnim
  9. Why couldn't we all go – A Little Girl in Old Philadelphia by Amanda Minnie Douglas
  10. Why couldn't he stay where he was – The Little Colonel by Annie Fellows Johnston
  11. Well would you believe it M Mauperin I couldn't get a man – Renée Mauperin by Edmond de Goncourt and Jules de Goncourt
  12. “ No that couldn't be said about her – Georgina of the Rainbows by Annie Fellows Johnston
  13. Couldn't be a better man – Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins
  14. “ I thought he couldn't but he did – Shorty McCabe by Sewell Ford
  15. Well all I know is I couldn't do it no woman could – A Simpleton by Charles Reade
  16. “ I couldn't see sir – Treachery in Outer Space by Carey Rockwell and Louis Glanzman
  17. He said he couldn't stand it he told me that – The Freelands by John Galsworthy
  18. We couldn't do anything – The Grain Of Dust A Novel by David Graham Phillips
  19. Why in that case I could read to you he cried couldn't I ” – Where the Pavement Ends by John Russell
  20. You couldn't get away from me if you wanted to ” – By Right of Purchase by Harold Bindloss