Quotes of making

  1. I hope we can keep doing it this way- making music and art that are pure products of our influences while not really having to let the whole celebrity side of it get in the way. Then maybe more virtual bands will come out and do the same thing. – Damon Albarn
  2. It was hard to make fun of him because he seemed to have so much fun making fun of himself. – James Barron
  3. Blame is just a lazy person's way of making sense of chaos. – Doug Coupland
  4. Most discussions of decision making assume that only senior executives make decisions or that only senior executives' decisions matter. This is a dangerous mistake. – Peter Drucker
  5. Confidence, knowing for certain that the person making the call has your safety foremost in their mind. And knowing that the job you are about to take on is the right thing to do, that it makes sense. – Paul Gleason
  6. Fighting hard to protect yourself and your relatives is good for your genes, but when captured and escape is not possible, giving up short of dying and making the best you can of the new situation is also good for your genes. – Keith Henson
  7. I'm not done yet making people miserable. If they're going to make me miserable, then I'm going to make them miserable. – Brett Hull
  8. We are in danger of making our cities places where business goes on but where life, in its real sense, is lost. – Hubert H. Humphrey
  9. My first show sold within the first 3 minutes, and I came back to the studio and spent the next two and a half years making almost nothing. – Anish Kapoor
  10. There was no doubt that there was a vast organization which was making fools of all the liberals in Hollywood and taking their money, that there was a police state among the Left element in Hollywood and Broadway. – Elia Kazan
  11. Since we didn't use guns, we wanted to make sure we could earn the ability to win the audience over by making it believable. A lot of what you do when you work out in that mode is use your mental energy. – Lucy Liu
  12. So our problem is not Labour, it is us, is making us attractive enough to gain disillusioned Labour support and to compete effectively with the Lib Dems for those loose votes. – Francis Maude
  13. A man at work, making something which he feels will exist because he is working at it and wills it, is exercising the energies of his mind and soul as well as of his body. Memory and imagination help him as he works. – William Morris
  14. He who is most slow in making a promise is the most faithful in performance of it. – Jean Jacques Rousseau
  15. Music can be so disturbing and frustrating. I mean the business side of it. The actual making music part is fun, but the business side of it is just so out of control, has nothing to do with anything. – Dweezil Zappa

Usage examples for making

  1. Kate, you are making this place look fine. – A Daughter of the Land by Gene Stratton-Porter
  2. How is she making out? – Tom Swift and his Electric Locomotive or, Two Miles a Minute on the Rails by Victor Appleton
  3. Come now, Tayoga, are you making game of me? – The Hunters of the Hills by Joseph Altsheler
  4. She was afraid of making trouble in the beginning if she said anything. – Marjorie Dean College Freshman by Pauline Lester
  5. Six o'clock at last came, and he set out for the purpose of making inquiries. – Cord and Creese by James de Mille
  6. Was this the place you were making for? – Wanderers by Knut Hamsun
  7. Elizabeth was always making trouble! – The Iron Woman by Margaret Deland
  8. Making me feel how old I am by telling me about his children. – The Greater Inclination by Edith Wharton
  9. I am not thinking of making money at present!" – Hills of the Shatemuc by Susan Warner
  10. As it turned out, the Company's making as much money out of Niflheim as we are out of Uller. – Uller Uprising by Henry Beam Piper, John D. Clark and John F. Carr
  11. But I think I'll go through with it; I don't see that there's anything else very much for me to do, any other way of making up- I think I'd rather face it." – The Wooden Horse by Hugh Walpole
  12. It's making religion little, I think, to talk so. – The End of a Coil by Susan Warner
  13. There was not any way of making sure. – Out Like a Light by Gordon Randall Garrett
  14. " There," he said, " much good you've done by making me bring you. – The Master of the Ceremonies by George Manville Fenn
  15. She was making other things, too. – Peter and Polly in Winter by Rose Lucia
  16. I feel as if I never want to be kissed again, and I don't want any love- making – Bandit Love by Juanita Savage
  17. But, at least we are making progress. – The Diamond Pin by Carolyn Wells
  18. I was not long in making up my mind on the subject. – The Vizier of the Two-Horned Alexander by Frank R. Stockton
  19. I- we- oh, you're making it so hard for me! – The Moon out of Reach by Margaret Pedler
  20. You see, he began, I think you may be making a big mistake. – The Dark Tower by Phyllis Bottome