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Top 86 If You Insist Quotes

#1. Dogs are always going to come up short if you insist on defining them as a weird kind of cat. - Author: Peter Watts
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#2. All right. If you insist. I do not sleep with girls. No, no, no, let me be absolutely accurate. I've gone through the motions of sleeping with girls exactly three times, all of them disastrous. The word for my sex life now is nil. Or as you Americans would say, plenty of nuttin'. - Author: Jay Presson Allen
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#3. If you insist on driving around in vintage cars with no seat belt on, try to time your crashes for the systole - blood-squeezed-out - portion of your heartbeat. - Author: Mary Roach
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#4. All I insist on, and nothing else, is that you should show the whole world that you are not afraid. Be silent, if you choose; but when it is necessary, speak - and speak in such a way that people will remember it. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#5. I'm a very busy man" Crane said. "But I suppose I could force myself back here, lick you all over till you're begging for my cock, and then fuck you so hard they'll hear you screaming in the street. If you insist - Author: K.J. Charles
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#6. If you're still hungry, I could probably find some nice roots by the riverbank we passed," Mick teased. "Mind you, some of them insist on yodeling while you eat them, but you get used to that after a while. - Author: Deborah Blake
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#7. In whatever you do, if you leave a sense of incompleteness, then Creation cannot resent you, ghosts and spirits cannot harm you. If you insist on fulfillment in your work and perfection in achievement, you will become either inwardly deranged or outwardly unsettled. - Author: Zicheng Hong
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#8. I wish I could make you like death a little more. It's a great preserver. Without it the loveliest things change slowly into face, as you will discover if you insist on having much more life. - Author: Alasdair Gray
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#9. Dear Jack,
I love you, too.
And I think I know the secret to a long and happy marriage - just choose someone you can't live without.
For me, that would be you.
So if you insist on being traditional ...
Yes.
- Ella - Author: Lisa Kleypas
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#10. All I want is your loving, feel the earth move when we kiss. I don't need a big ol' diamond, but I'll take it baby if you insist. - Author: Mindy McCready
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#11. If you shut yourself up disdainfully in your ivory tower and insist that you have your own conscience and are satisfied with its approval, it is because you know that everybody is criticizing you, condemning you, or laughing at you. - Author: Luigi Pirandello
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#12. If someone wants to marry you outside the temple, whom will you strive to please - God or a mortal? If you insist on a temple marriage, you will be pleasing the Lord and blessing the other party. - Author: Ezra Taft Benson
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#13. It is exactly when others insist that it's a sign of being free, fresh, and radical to do what everybody's doing that you might want to take notice and think for yourself. Don't be surprised if this is really hard to do. - Author: Jaron Lanier
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#14. Jubal waved the man back. "Private," he said firmly. "Family matter. Go have a drink." "Whose family?" "A death in yours, if you insist. Scat! - Author: Robert A. Heinlein
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#15. It's funny: when you're tranquil, you will seem to radiate light, and if someone were to paint a portrait of you like that, I'd insist that they include the halo. But when you're unhappy, you will become a klaxon, built for radiating sound; a portrait of you then could simply be a fire alarm bell. - Author: Ted Chiang
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#16. You have made a place in my heart where I thought there was no room for anything else. You have made flowers grow where I cultivated dust and stones. Remember this, on this journey you insist on making. If you die, I will not survive you long. - Author: Robert Jordan
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#17. Human life is not for suffering criticism. If it is the truth and there is no nagging or insistence upon it, others will accept it in their hearts. And if it is the truth and you nag or insist upon it, it will not touch others. - Author: Dada Bhagwan
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#18. Patience expands your options. If you insist on immediate gratification, your choices are severely limited. - Author: Ralph Marston
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#19. When you've understood this scripture, throw it away. If you can't understand this scripture, throw it away. I insist on your freedom. - Author: Jack Kerouac
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#20. If you insist on the chase," I say, my voice much surer than I feel."Then you better start training. 'Cause, dude you're in for a marathon. - Author: Alyson Noel
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#21. You must welcome bounty whenever it comes, hunti man. It is often inconvenient. But if you insist on accepting it only when it suits your schedule, you will find yourself very poor. - Author: Sharon Shinn
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#22. If you insist, how can I resist? - Author: Toni Gonzaga
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#23. If you don't know whether a body is alive or dead, you would never bury it. I think this consideration itself should be enough for all of us to insist on protecting the unborn. - Author: Ronald Reagan
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#24. We still insist, by and large, in thinking that we can understand China by simply drawing on Western experience, looking at it through Western eyes, using Western concepts. If you want to know why we unerringly seem to get China wrong ... this is the reason. - Author: Martin Jacques
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#25. If you're going to insist on being reasonable, I'm going to stop hanging with you. - Author: J.R. Ward
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#26. If you were to insist I was a robot, you might not consider me capable of love in some mystic human sense, but you would not be able to distinguish my reactions from that which you would call love so what difference would it make? - Author: Isaac Asimov
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#27. If you would have your son to walk honorably through the world, you must not attempt to clear the stones from his path, but teach him to walk firmly over them - not insist upon leading him by the hand, but let him learn to go alone. - Author: Anne Bronte
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#28. Women are a very recent invention. I predate the invention of women by decades. Well, if you insist on pedantic accuracy, women have been invented several times in widely varying localities, but the inventors just didn't know how to sell the product. - Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
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#29. If you get a colonoscopy, you should really insist they give you no drugs - then you do get to see what it's like to swim through your own intestines. - Author: Mary Roach
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#30. So now what?'
'Well, if you insist on marrying me ... But it's an awful risk we're taking!'
'Darling, that's what life's for - to take risks. - Author: W. Somerset Maugham
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#31. If somebody insists to be your enemy, you insist more to be his friend! - Author: Mehmet Murat Ildan
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#32. If you insist on asking me why I feel the way I do, I plan to take the Fifth Amendment. - Author: Mason Cooley
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#33. Earlier, when I'm at my prettiest, I almost have to force myself on you. Now, while I'm covered in grime, you insist on kissing me. I suppose if I fall into the pigpen and come up covered in muck, you'll ask me to marry you. - Author: Kevin Hardman
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#34. If you insist on fighting every fight that comes your way, you're simply letting them push you around in a different way. - Author: Ken Liu
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#35. If you insist upon fighting to protect me, or 'our' country, let it be understood soberly and rationally between us that you are fighting to gratify a sex instinct which I cannot share; to procure benefits where I have not shared and probably will not share. - Author: Virginia Woolf
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#36. What was the point of trying to run away if people were going to insist on reminding you of what you were running from? - Author: Morgan Matson
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#37. /Why do you insist on taking the scooter if you know you're not going to want to use it?'The child spoke with her wet lips brushing the flesh of her mother's ear: 'I don't know what I'm going to want until when I want it. - Author: Zadie Smith
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#38. But if you constantly insist only on your own interpretation, it isn't long before it seems patronizing. - Author: Martin Schulz
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#39. As a rule, if you insist on speaking your mind, you will inevitably find yourself somewhere where everyone hates you. - Author: Scott Berkun
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#40. Lokeij whistled. "Make the king's warriors vanish if
they come ... what a deceitful turtledove you are."
Aly smiled at the sky. "Oh, don't,"she replied in the
tones of a flirtatious court lady. "Stop, I insist. Your
flattery makes me blush. - Author: Tamora Pierce
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#41. If you will be hard on yourself, life will be easy on you. But if you insist upon being easy on yourself, life is going to be very hard on you. - Author: Zig Ziglar
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#42. I have certainly known students who feel they got a great education in college. But they always say some version of "the opportunities are there if you want to pursue them." In other words, you have to ask - or really, you have to insist. - Author: William Deresiewicz
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#43. If you insist that individual rights are the summum bonum, then the whole structure of society falls down. - Author: B.F. Skinner
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#44. If you insist on disavowing that which is ugly about what you do," said Magnus, still looking at Alec, "you will never learn from your mistakes. - Author: Cassandra Clare
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#45. When you sign with a label, they do insist upon certain rights, and if you have a competent attorney, your rights will be protected. - Author: Tommy Shaw
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#46. If you insist, friend, you shall win! - Author: Mehmet Murat Ildan
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#47. I'm not a martyr, just a musician who dies for your sins. Oh, that's what a martyr is? Very well then, I am a martyr, if you insist. - Author: Thom Yorke
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#48. You see, Rodya, to my thinking, the great thing for getting on in the world is always to keep to the seasons; if you don't insist on having asparagus in January, you keep your money in your purse! - Author: Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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#49. But I honestly don't read critics. My dad reads absolutely everything ever written about me. He calls me up to read ecstatic reviews, but I always insist that I can't hear them. If you give value to the good reviews, you have to give value to the criticism. - Author: Fiona Apple
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#50. If you don't think you have enough problems, you should acquire a mammal in Sweden just hours before you're about to fly home to the other side of the world, and then insist that the animal must come along in your luggage. - Author: Jonas Jonasson
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#51. You look lousy,"Simon said.
Jace blinked."Seems an odd time to start an insult contest,but if you insist,I could probably think up something good - Author: Cassandra Clare
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#52. Security is here to protect citizens. You can't do that if you insist on seeing any of them as adversaries. - Author: Ann Leckie
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#53. If you intend to insist on justice in order to live a successful and happy life, you will not do so in this lifetime, on this planet. - Author: Maxwell Maltz
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#54. Come, come," I said. "You may be a lord someday, but you aren't one yet. No need for the courtly manners, and certainly not the moody temper. If you're to be my escort tonight, I insist you be a cheery one. You can even insult me if you like. It always makes you feel better. - Author: Julie Berry
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#55. You insist that there is something a machine cannot do. If you tell me precisely what it is a machine cannot do, then I can always make a machine which will do just that. - Author: John Von Neumann
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#56. The dirty little secret of publishing is that, all along, each book sold has had an average of 5 readers. That's an 80% "piracy" rate if you insist on looking at it in those terms. - Author: Charles Stross
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#57. I think some people wished I'd kept myself out of the book. But I kind of insist on it because I want the reader to share my engagement with the material, if you like, not pretend that I'm doing it completely intellectually. - Author: Helen Garner
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#58. And if you insist on continuing to make assumptions about my character, I'll advise you only this: assume you will always be wrong. - Author: Tahereh Mafi
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#59. Never allow a child to spend all of his allowance. Insist that he set aside a certain amount of money every week and put it in a safe place, where you can get it if you need to buy beer. - Author: Dave Barry
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#60. He should have just checked it. I don't understand why some people insist on hauling those giant bags around everywhere they go - not when you can check one bag free on international flights. Check it at the gate if you don't trust the belt system. - Author: Sabra Hunter
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#61. There are people who read Tolstoy or Dostoevski who do not insist that their endings be happy or pleasant or, at least, not be depressing. But if you're writing mysteries - oh, no, you can't have an ending like that. It must be tidy. - Author: Martha Grimes
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#62. Aren't you going to insist that we pray, Gerry?' the Captain asked as he took a bite. 'This food doesn't deserve to be blessed,' the Doctor responded grimly, 'but if it makes you feel any better, I already prayed. - Author: J Grace Pennington
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#63. If you insist on standing in such a state of undress, it is your shadow that will have to get out of my way. - Author: Meg Hennessy
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#64. If your golf instructor were to insist that you shave your head, sleep no more than four hours each night, renounce sex, and subsist on a diet of raw vegetables, you would find a new golf instructor. However, when gurus make demands of this kind, many of their students simply do as directed. - Author: Sam Harris
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#65. I wanted to talk," he said.
"I don't want to talk," said Jared. "And I won't want to talk. Ever."
"Can we just - "
"Talk?" Jared asked. "All right, if you insist. Let's talk about the many definitions of the word no. - Author: Sarah Rees Brennan
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#66. If you insist on using a thumbless grip on the bench, you need to do it at home so that when the ambulance comes (if anyone is there to call 911), it doesn't disrupt anyone else's training. - Author: Mark Rippetoe
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#67. It annoys me to see people comfortable when they ought to be uncomfortable; and I insist on making them think in order to bring them to conviction of sin. If you don't like my preaching you must lump it. I really cannot help it. In the preface to my Plays for Puritans I - Author: George Bernard Shaw
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#68. Have some whiskey,there's nothing like it for clearing the head. You must expect to be thick-witted if you insist upon drinking beer. - Author: W. Somerset Maugham
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#69. Private,' he said firmly. 'Family matter. Go have a drink.'
'Whose family?'
'A death in yours, if you insist. - Author: Robert A. Heinlein
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#70. Are you unwell? You aren't going to vomit on me, are you?"

"That wasn't on my list of planned activities for the afternoon, no, but if you really insist, I suppose I could try for a hairball or something. - Author: Katie MacAlister
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#71. All of us kids ended up 'doing Mom.' There are four of us who've tried show business. Five if you insist on counting my sister the nun, who does liturgical dance. - Author: Bill Murray
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#72. Many survivors insist they're not courageous: 'If I were courageous I would have stopped the abuse.' 'If I were courageous, I wouldn't be scared'... Most of us have it mixed up. You don't start with courage and then face fear. You become courageous because you face your fear. - Author: Laura Davis
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#73. If you insist on being determined by the past that's your game, but the fact of the matter is it all starts right now. - Author: Alan Watts
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#74. Jesus. I just lost our bet." "Yes, you did." "Fuck." "If you insist." He pushes away and runs his hand through his hair. - Author: Leisa Rayven
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#75. Fine. If you insist.
I'll try Just.One.Nibble. But
I won't enjoy it. - Author: Lee Wardlaw
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#76. If you insist on wearing gloves, make sure they match your purse. - Author: Mark Rippetoe
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#77. If you insist on trying to get yourself killed, I insist on being the one who chooses what you wear while you recover, - Author: Cassandra Clare
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#78. I detest so much ... those persons, who insist upon telling you everything - who labor every point, as the lawyers say, as if they thought all excellence consisted in length ... - Author: Mary Russell Mitford
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#79. He was right. Without God at the center, it is hopeless; it is empty; and it was designed by God to be so. The theme of Ecclesiastes could be stated, Life is supposed to taste like cardboard if you insist on eating the box! - Author: Jim Berg
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#80. More-radical scholars insist that an inherent clash exists between science and our long-held conceptions about consciousness and moral agency: if you accept that our brains are a myriad of smaller components, you must reject such notions as character, praise, blame, and free will. - Author: Paul Bloom
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#81. There should be no tenacity of insistence or obstinate insistence of any kind. If there is any tenacity, it should be the kind that will go away if you tell it to! - Author: Dada Bhagwan
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#82. Of course you will insist on modesty in the children, and respect to their teachers, but if the boy stops you in your speech, cries out that you are wrong and sets you right, hug him! - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
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#83. We'd put a big sign over our territory saying, Nothing here is worth dying over, but if you insist, we will fucking kill you. - Author: Laurell K. Hamilton
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#84. If you don't like potlucks, the solution to your problem is "don't go to potlucks," not "insist other people don't have them." - Author: Mallory Ortberg
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#85. She asked, what would he do if a lady happened to insist? Turner replied, Madam, do you think that would be a lady? - Author: Erik Larson
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#86. If emotional pain or problems have cropped up in your life, you must insist on getting closure. Closure means you don't carry the problem or the pain. You address the issue, then you slam shut the book and put it away. - Author: Phillip C. McGraw
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