Quotation Explorer - 'Game'

Life is a game in which the player must appear ridiculous. - Julian Fellowes
You know something is wrong when the government declares opening someone else’s mail is a felony but your internet activity is fair game for data collecting. - E.A. Bucchianeri
From this point of view, science - the real game in town - is rhetoric, a series of efforts to persuade relevant social actors that one's manufactured knowledge is a route to a desired form of very objective power. - Donna J. Haraway
Once the game is over, the king and the pawn go back into the same box. - Italian Proverb
After the game, the king and pawn go into the same box. - Italian Proverb
True friendship has no checks or balances. Once someone starts Keeping Score, the game is over. - Kate McGahan
We learn better when learning is a game. - Debasish Mridha
Simply put: Epistemic games recreate in game form the things that people do in the real world to learn to think in innovative and creative ways about problems that matter. - David Williamson Shaffer
Half this game is 90% mental.
Peace is not only the goal, it is the game itself. - Debasish Mridha
The game is worthwhile in so far as we don't know what will be the end. - Michel Foucault
Arianne had her feet up on the table, wearing a striped conductor's cap.Arriane was fixated on the game. A chocolate cigar bobbed between her lips as she contemplated her next move. Roland was giving Arianne the hawk eye."Checkmate, bitch," Arianne said triumphantly, knocking over Roland's king. - Lauren Kate
If you watch a game, it's fun. If you play at it, it's recreation. If you work at it, it's golf. - Bob Hope
The game of life is the game of boomerangs. Our thoughts, deeds and words return to us sooner or later, with astounding accuracy. - Florence Shinn
Golf isn't a game, it's a choice that one makes with one's life. - Charles Rosin
I don't think I can play any other way but all out. I enjoy the game so much because I'm putting so much into it. - George Brett
Life is a God-damned, stinking, treacherous game and nine hundred and ninety-nine men out of a thousand are bastards.
Learning is the only game worth playing in life. - Debasish Mridha
We were fair game but we have kept out of the cesspool. We are strong. We are the good ones. Do not discover us for we lie together all in green like pond weeds. Hold me, my young dear, hold me. - Anne Sexton
The irony of life is a twisted game; but my god you learn fast, the ins and outs of how to play your part the best you can. - Nikki Rowe
A delayed game is eventually good, a bad game is bad forever. - Shigeru Miyamoto
You rolled me once, you rolled me twice and the third time, you had taught to win the game. - Auliq Ice
An ardent supporter of the hometown team should go to a game prepared to take offense, no matter what happens. - Robert Benchley
The welfare state is the oldest con game in the world. First you take people's money away quietly and then you give some of it back to them flamboyantly. - Thomas Sowell
Life is a game of common sense. You can know all the data that the encyclopedia holds, but if you can't apply it to social situations and day to day events, you're on the same rank as someone with no data at all. - Zack W. Van
We are consciousness playing a game with itself to see how it feels. - Jay Woodman
What did I hope to gain from my game and from putting my parents through all this? The truth is that I loved to play. My body was fit and my mind raring to go. But I also hoped that I would get a government job through the sports quota. - M.C. Mary Kom
If you tell me the truth, the truth I’ll proclaim.If you tell me a lie, you’ll be fair game. - Belva Rae Staples
Every game is winnable if you change your mind about what the prize should be and your perspective about the players at the table. - Shannon L. Alder
Life is a game. Either you win or lose. Never allow the fear of losing prevent you from entering the game. - Lailah Gifty Akita
If you have the opportunity to play this game of life you need to appreciate every moment. A lot of people don`t appreciate the moment until it's passed. - Kanye West
Step up and take the control back. you're not a video game to be played. - Himani Gupta
Millionaires don't play the blame game but the gain game. - Dee Dee Artner
Unless a man has considerable skill with and reliance in his weapon, he will not remain cool in the presence of dangerous game close by. - Townsend Whelen
Life is a game, you live so you play. Follow your dreams and win what your happy heart desires. - Roel van Sleeuwen
Lifes like a game of cards, sometimes you get delt a shit hand, Work with what you got, and never show your weaknesses. Keep a poker face no matter what. - Logan Zane Hessefort
Don't play any game if you don't understand the rules no matter how nice winners trophy looks like - Sonja Smolec
A game lasts 90 minutes. And how long are 90 minutes? How long are they without society? And who bares them? - Ilse Aichinger
....Game, game! game!! they say life is game, either you win or lose but you have to play. Other say life is a journey that you have to travel, either you reach the destination or not. Is that all about life? NO life is not that. Life is LIFE which means Let your Inner-self Find the Eternity. - SatishSharma
We didn't lose the game; we just ran out of time. - Vince Lombardi
Pool is a game of thinking, strategy and accuracy - just like in business. - Shay Mizrahi
He cared less, so they cared more. He said it was beautiful. I knew he was broken.This was his game. - Coco J. Ginger
Hunting is not a sport. In a sport, both sides should know they're in the game. - Paul Rodriguez
Prereading is a game changer. It changed my life...Everyone is smarter when they have seen the material before. You will be too. - Peter Rogers
Once you enjoy playing the game too much, you stop looking at the score..!! - Aagam Shah
Winning and losing is not an external game. It is an internal battle over telling yourself the truth vs. lies regarding why you haven’t stepped into the life you dreamed of. - Shannon L. Alder
Our situation has the disaffected beauty of a chess game. - Alan Moore
The pleasure of the sportsman in the chase is measured by the intelligence of the game and its capacity to elude pursuit and in the labor involved in the capture. - John Dean Caton
In the game of life it's a good idea to have a few early losses, which relieves you of the pressure of trying to maintain an undefeated season. - Bill Vaughan
Life is a magical game so play it with love. - Debasish Mridha
Never allow the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game! - Babe Ruth
If you're going to play the game properly you'd better know every rule. - Barbara Jordan
I like video games, but they're really violent. I'd like to play a video game where you help the people who were shot in all the other games. It'd be called 'Really Busy Hospital. - Demetri Martin
The cynic is one who never sees a good quality in a man, and never fails to see a bad one. He is a human owl, vigilant in darkness, and blind to light, mousing for vermin, and never seeing noble game. - Henry Ward Beecher
Diplomacy was a long game. - H.W. Brands
War is the game played by old men with the lives of the young - Wilbur Smith
Action and blood now get the game. Disdain treads on the peaceful name. - Amos Bronson Alcott
But every spiteful word she ever wrote him was effortless love clenched in her fists. Her heart screaming for stability in this fiery game of desire. - Coco J. Ginger
Be courageous! First win the fear of failure to win the game of life. - Debasish Mridha
I like football. I find its an exciting strategic game. Its a great way to avoid conversation with your family at Thanksgiving. - Craig Ferguson
Sorry! But I'm not a game played when ever you want to play it! - Gina Karablieh
The game of life is not much in holding a good hand, as in playing a poor hand well.
To lose a problem, do not oppose, let go of any need to control, perhaps it's all an illusion we project, more like a game we play than real? - Jay Woodman
Beauty and youth. What a dazzling combination. To bewilder and to sparkle. Days filled with sunshine. And men worshiping at her feet. Love was a game she played with wantonness and mischief.-Fabulous - Jofelyn Martinez Khapra
In achieving your greatest potential in life, the more enemies you'll make but just Take care and play the game smart. - Auliq Ice
Life is a game of dreams and desires. - Debasish Mridha
Each player must accept the cards life deals him. But once they are in hand, he alone must decide how to play the cards in order to win the game. - Voltaire
All opening moves were the same, like in chess. You don't have to come up with anything new, there's no point, because you're both after the same thing anyway. The game soon finds its own way and it's only at that point that you need a strategy. - Paolo Giordano
To win the game of life, identify and improve all your weak shots. - Dr. Asoka Jinadasa
If you win every game, your game won’t improve. - Dr. Asoka Jinadasa
Deal with the consequences of your actions, 'cause life ain't no video game.
Love is a two-way game, you cannot truly love one who does not love you, and neither can you force them to love you, better look past the hurtful deeds and search for the one who truly loves you and that will be right with you. - Auliq Ice
If you want to win a game of life, there is only one way you must be unpredictable. Otherwise life will never forgive such a deadly sin. - Elmar Hussein
If circumstances are always the rulers, the shallow existence of instant gratification will keep us as mere spectators of our lives. Get up! Clarify! Get in the game and live! - Claudia Simon
At every age we play the same game, just by different rules. - Mohammed Khambaty
I would cling to unhappiness because it was a known, familiar state. When I was happier, it was because I knew I was on my way back to misery. I've never been convinced that happiness is the object of the game. I'm wary of happiness. - Hugh Laurie
When your pain gets tough, your game needs to get rough. - Janna Cachola
Of course the game is rigged. Don't let that stop you--if you don't play, you can't win. - Robert Heinlein
Dude, marriage is the 'get out of loneliness free' card in the Monopoly game of life.
Business is like a game and you play the game only in two ways. Either you play to Win or Play not to Lose - Qasid Parkar
Whoever wants to know the heart and mind of America had better learn baseball, the rules and realities of the game and do it by watching first some high-school or small-town teams - Jacques Barzun
Dieting is the only game where you win when you lose! - Karl Lagerfeld
Learn the fundamentals of the game and stick to them. Band-Aid remedies never last. - Jack Nicklaus
Life is the most amazing game. Play hard with a deep love so that you may enjoy it. - Debasish Mridha
On my business card, I am a corporate president. In my mind, I am a game developer. But in my heart, I am a gamer. - Satoru Iwata
When I die it will be game over,... but I know one life is short, to be selfish is not the best decision, to make an incrediable self-image is the best. - Deyth Banger
Life is like a game if you fail try again until you master and accomplish, but remember if you accomplish it glorify God who created you and gives you strength. - Daniel Habil
Language is a game and we're all players. - Marty Rubin
Letting your customers set your standards is a dangerous game, because the race to the bottom is pretty easy to win. Setting your own standards--and living up to them--is a better way to profit. Not to mention a better way to make your day worth all the effort you put into it. - Seth Godin
If we love someone deeply, be they friends, family or lovers, don’t treat the relationship like a playground game of back and forth or tit for tat. See it as a loving connection and let that be the basis of it all. - lauren klarfeld
Man was born to be rich, or grow rich by use of his faculties, by the union of thought with nature. Property is an intellectual production. The game requires coolness, right reasoning, promptness, and patience in the players. Cultivated labor drives out brute labor. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
I've discovered a new video game called owning my home. - Dan Harmon
PRESIDENCY, n. The greased pig in the field game of American politics. - Ambrose Bierce
Once the game is over, the King and the pawn go back in the same box. - Italian proverb
Today, some chess games can't go in 40 minutes. One game not every time can finish fast, sometimes it's difficult to win and the ways are odd. - Deyth Banger
To name an object is to deprive a poem of three-fourths of its pleasure, which consists in a little-by-little guessing game; the ideal is to suggest. - Wallace Stevens
Oh but it is Mr Bernstein, it is the ultimate game. And, once you take this folder you will have precisely 14 days in which to decide whether or not you would like to play. - Adrian Dawson
When you ‘lie’ to me, you don’t ‘lie down’ or lay.Even after the game you still want to play. - Munia Khan
As history has shown, any new computing device capable of running a game will, by hook or by crook, soon have them available. (aka, the "Loguidice Law") - Bill Loguidice Matt Barton
Life is a game and you are the player. As you master the game, so you also create it. - Jay Woodman
Intellectual talent will give us the upper-hand in the game of life. Fortunately, we all can develop it - Julian Pencilliah
Life is an unknown game, and every day you play on a new field. - Debasish Mridha
Babbit was an average father. He was affectionate, bullying, opinionated, ignorant, and rather wistful. Like most parents he enjoyed the game of waiting till the victim was clearly wrong, then virtuously pouncing. - Sinclair Lewis
So many wish for magic so many beg for fame, but if you could manifest anything you want life would be a boring game. - Stanley Victor Paskavich
I wait, you play. You speak, I cave. I promise, you break. You game me, daily, you play me. - Coco J. Ginger
Relationships are about give and take; not tit-for-tat. If you’re keeping score, you’ll lose at your own game. - Faydra D. Fields
A man's attraction towards a woman is propelled by his innate feelings, while a woman is more sort of involved in a mental game, an impossible preposition of sorts, its like playing soccer in a cricket ground! - Ramana Pemmaraju
Play the game of life as if you have nothing to lose, no attachment. - Jay Woodman
Finding a soulmate is an easy adventure, but the difficult part admist the game is finding your kind of person. - Michael Bassey Johnson
If the race isn't over after you have won, then it wasn't your game! - Vishwanath S J
Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward. They may be beaten, but they may start a winning game. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
War is the statesman's game, the priest's delight, the lawyer's jest, the hired assassin's trade. - Percy Bysshe Shelley
My favorite part of the game is the opportunity to play.
With age, gone are the forevers of youth. Gone is the willingness to procrastinate, delay, to play the waiting game. Now each day is a treasure beyond compare . . . because there are so few such diadems left. - Joe L. Wheeler
Learn the rules of the game and become a better player. - Lailah Gifty Akita
It's time to forget about the past, To wash away what happened last, Hide behind an empty face, Don't act too much, just say, 'Cause this is just a game. - 30 Seconds to Mars
Dying is not romantic, and death is not a game which will soon be over... Death is not anything...death is not...It's the absence of presence, nothing more...the endless time of never coming back...a gap you can't see, and when the wind blows through it, it makes no sound... - Tom Stoppard
Golf is a game in which you claim the privileges of age, and retain the playthings of childhood. - Samuel Johnson
We always glorify war, but why? We have war memorials everywhere but I never saw a peace memorial yet. We teach our children war game. We let them play game which is not other than a legal war but we expect peace from them. How foolish that could be! - Debasish Mridha
I've been playing the game of life for over 52 years now and I don't feel one day younger or older than I am. Maybe its I just don't feel - Stanley Victor Paskavich
Life is a song - sing it. Life is a game - play it. Life is a challenge - meet it. Life is a dream - realize it. Life is a sacrifice - offer it. Life is love - enjoy it. - Sai Baba
All this twaddle, the existence of God, atheism, determinism, liberation, societies, death, etc., are pieces of a chess game called language, and they are amusing only if one does not preoccupy oneself with 'winning or losing this game of chess. - Marcel Duchamp
I always wanted to be somebody. If I made it, it's half because I was game enough to take a lot of punishment along the way and half because there were a lot of people who cared enough to help me. - Althea Gibson
Eating is really one of your indoor sports. You play three times a day, and it's well worth while to make the game as pleasant as possible. - Dorothy Draper
Never ever play with the feelings of others. If you think you have played with the feelings of another and have won, you better think again you might of won the game but you surely may have lost that person forever. - Angie karan
I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed. - Michael Jordan
Writing is a game of hits and misses. Throw out the hits and keep the misses. - Marty Rubin
When you die you say "Game Over" and that's all the game is over. You as an actor you die with this character stuff, but a new character is build. - Deyth Banger
I don't usually play games. I got added to one and was played.When I realize the creator I will be the coach, now that I've mastered the game. - Rohan B Rebello
Being in politics is like being a football coach. You have to be smart enough to understand the game, and dumb enough to think it's important. - Eugene McCarthy
Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game. - Donald Trump
I'm like the Pythagorean theorem. Not too many people know the answer to my game.
I went to watch the Buzkasgu game taking place on a series of fields - some fallow, some plowed and planted- just to the east of the empty Buddha niches. Buzkashi is a form of polo played with a dead goat instead of a ball. - Rory Stewart
At points of clarity, I realize that my life on earth is meaningless, and that I am merely a pawn in a bigger game. A game I cannot possible understand or have control of. Thankfully, before depression sets in, I drift back into my cloudy, bewildered daily routine.
Philosophy is a game with objectives and no rules. Mathematics is a game with rules and no objectives. - Anonymous
That's the thing about marriage. It's a shell game we play with ourselves. We're the suckers and we have to lose, but we play anyway because we lie to ourselves that we can win. - Randy K. Milholland
Now we're in the middle of a three-sided vampire war. Which would be an awesome video game, but I'm really not interested in playing for real. I like my reset buttons. - Rachel Caine
Love is a game of tic-tac-toe,constantly waitingfor the next x or o. - Lang Leav
You cannot score a goal when you are sitting on the bench. To do so, you have to dress up and enter the game. - Israelmore Ayivor
But you will come to regret this, Abigail. This won’t be like one of the memories that fritters away into nothing when you come out of that game. This will leave a stain. You’ll carry for it for ever, when you could have had a few more years of blissful innocence. Are you sure, now? - Alastair Reynolds
Your typical Six-year-old is a paradoxical little person, and bipolarity is the name of his game. - Louise Bates Ames
Guilt is motherfucker,... it takes everything motivation, aspiration and soul. (Kill Game 2015) - Deyth Banger
I really do think that if for one week in the United States we saw the true face of war, we saw people's limbs sheared off, we saw kids blown apart, for one week, war would be eradicated. Instead, what we see in the U.S. media is the video war game. - Amy Goodman
I'm kind of hooked to the game of art and literature; my heroes are artists and writers. - Jim Morrison
love for 2015 it's just a game who play every one smoothly and enjoy - raj giri
....finally I see that it’s never been me, just a blanket that keeps you warm. Easily tossed alongwhen something flashier or someone prettier comes along. Your heart I held so carefully, I see, this was all just a game... - Coco J. Ginger
There is one and only one social responsibility of business-to use its resources and engage in activities designed to increase its profits so long as it stays within the rules of the game, which is to say, engages in open and free competition without deception or fraud. - Milton Friedman
Get your GAME ON some how. - G-MAM
They scooped out our insides, Saul. We're not responsible for that. We're not responsible for what happened to us. None of us are. Fred said. But our healing--that's up to us. That's what saved me. Knowing it was my game. - Richard Wagamese
The best game ever played was in Monday 3/21/2016, 2 games were played for 40 minutes class sport and in both I win and I and my friend we were going on the 3 game, but unfortunately we didn't finished it. But from here it can be see that I'm the winner! - Deyth Banger
Life is the game that must be played - Edwin Arlington Robinson
Life is a Game you play only once you don't get the second chance and if you get you will never come in the same identity. So perform well. - Sandeep Kakkar
Of course, errors are not good for a chess game, but errors are unavoidable and in any case, a game without errors, or as they say 'flawless game' is colorless. - Mikhail Tal
I was not successful as a ballplayer, as it was a game of skill. - Casey Stengel
Intelligence and war are games, perhaps the only meaningful games left. If any player becomes too proficient, the game is threatened with termination. - William S. Burroughs
I want to die.I want die by drowning in love.I want to die by becoming drunk, by drinking the pure wine of love.I want to die in an accident, By falling in love andbreaking my heart. I want to die by losing in the game of love. - Debasish Mridha
My definition of Fun Game is when everyone wins. - Kirtida Gautam
They get us to fight each other, to hate each other, the game is everything. Win win win. It amounts to nothing. - Orson Scott Card
To be undefeated, to primer is to learn the game for not just your talents but for the game itself. - K. Abernathy Can You Action Past Your Devil's Advocate
Ultimately, having what we want is our liability. It is no one else’s. Purge the blame game. Everyone has a legitimate reason why they CAN’T get something done. It’s the will to get it done REGARDLESS. - K. Abernathy Can You Action Past Your Devil's Advocate
Transformation is my favorite game and in my experience, anger and frustration are the result of you not being authentic somewhere in your life or with someone in your life. Being fake about anything creates a block inside of you. Life can’t work for you if you don’t show up as you. - Jason Mraz
For when the One Great Scorer comes To write against your name, He marks-not that you won or lost- But how you played the game. - Grantland Rice
Politics was his passion, but he wasn't suited for the rough-and-tumble of the game. He felt things too deeply. There was no wall between his head and his heart. - Anderson Cooper
Let the game be ventured! - MJ Colewood
When you are on top of your game you don’t have to talk about it, the world will do that for you. - Dorethia Conner Kelly
If u know, Chess is the game that teach u about defense not strike.Enjoy ur tempo and win the game! - Maylanie Citra Liem
When you pursue your goals with passion, you will attract people who love you; but you’ll also attract haters. I’m okay with that; I welcome it. I don’t want to live life as a spectator. I’ve learned that if no one is cheering you on and/or booing you; it means you're not in the game. - Steve Maraboli
You invite a few players in to start a game of Texas Hold'em by telling them that the deck doesn't have any jacks or queens in it and that you won't tell the other people who come to play with them. How do you get people into the casino? You pay the brokers to bring them there. - Michael Lewis
...So to be fast to don't be long and to try to be short... If you want to play the best game, create it - make the rules, make what they will do... That's how I do it. I make people to play my games and then often loooose! - Deyth Banger
If You Want To Play With Me, Let's Play.But Remember One Thing There is No Rules in This Game! - Stephenie Meyer
Some of us make it out. But the game is played with loaded dice. I wish I had known more, and I wished I had known it sooner. - Ta-Nehisi Coates
Rarely has a new player on the game captured so much attention so fast. - Auliq Ice
Mythology is like a game of Chinese Whispers. What goes in at one end of the human circle is rarely what emerges at the other end. - Ashwin Sanghi
If scientific reasoning were limited to the logical processes of arithmetic, we should not get very far in our understanding of the physical world. One might as well attempt to grasp the game of poker entirely by the use of the mathematics of probability. - Vannevar Bush
Never judge a book by its cover; a movie by its book; or a video game by its movie. - Ashwin Sanghi
A relationship isn't something that has to be created in a day or perfected in a day. Part of the game is to keep working on it. It's something that'll always be just a little flawed. - Nora Roberts
Every maker of video games knows something that the makers of curriculum don't seem to understand. You'll never see a video game being advertised as being easy. Kids who do not like school will tell you it's not because it's too hard. It's because it's--boring - Seymour Papert
This life is like a game, so you better play it right! - Jonathan Anthony Burkett
Each player must accept the cards life deals him or her; but once they are in hand, he or she alone must decide how to play the cars in order to win the game. - Voltaire
When love is part of a game, it means nothing. When love is love, it means everything. - Kate McGahan
Game shows are designed to make us feel better about the random, useless facts that are all we have left of our education. - Chuck Palahniuk
Mary Shelley may well have invented science fiction. I think she did! But after that it seemed to be a boys' game. - William Gibson
Play the game of peace, not the war.Play, not with gun, but with laughter. - Debasish Mridha
life is a video game, only difference is that you don't always get three chances! - Siddhartha Choudhary
Affect the main character or characters and you win the game. - Deyth Banger
Life is an amazingly mysterious and interesting game. To win, you have to play with the magical powers of love and kindness. - Debasish Mridha
This twisted cat and mouse game always starts the sameFirst we're both down to play and somehow you go astray - Iggy Azalea
The crazy game of pilling stones was also in you and your friends’ marvelous innovation. And how really hard you would hit the phony big guy who you hated like anything. - ChildHood
I'd spent five minutes looking at Twitter once and felt I'd wandered into a poker game where everyone immediately displayed their hands against the cool green of the felt. - Jeff Abbott
Defeating depression is like playing the carnival game Whac-a-mole. You have to give it your all and be on target to beat that sucker down when it pops up again and again. If you pay attention, learn from your past efforts, and keep at it, you can win." -Mel. Edwards - Mel Edwards
Baseball is a skilled game. It's America's game -- it, and high taxes. - Will Rogers
Rebellion against your handicaps gets you nowhere. Self-pity gets you nowhere. One must have the adventurous daring to accept oneself as a bundle of possibilities and undertake the most interesting game in the world - making the most of one's best. - Harry Emerson Fosdick
Life is a game and there is full of cheat .. if you don't the cheap book you will play for the rest of your life but you will never get certain score to compete with high scorers. so find the cheap book to succeed in life . - Parker Bernard
The worst thing about being concise with people is the game of puzzle you've made them play. - Michael Bassey Johnson
The game of life is not so much in holding a good hand as playing a poor hand well.
On game shows, some people will take the trip to France, but most people will take the washer dryer pair. - Chuck Palahniuk
The game never changes, you must be in the secret before you are shown to the public. - Michael Bassey Johnson
The key for any speaker is to establish his own point of view for the audience, so they can see the game through his eyes. - Ronald Reagan
Golf may be played on Sunday, not being a game within the view of the law, but being a form of moral effort. - Stephen Leacock
The game is up. - William Shakespeare
Keep playing games. Make time to play games with your friends and family, because it's surprisingly heartbreaking to wipe a thin layer of dust off a game you love, before you put it back on the shelf because the real world is calling you. - Wil Wheaton
If there is a sacred moment in the ethical pursuit of game, it is the moment you release the arrow or touch off the fatal shot. - Jim Posewitz
Democracy is a con game. It’s a word invented to placate people to make them accept a given institution. All institutions sing, ‘We are free.’ The minute you hear ‘freedom’ and ‘democracy’, watch out… because in a truly free nation, no one has to tell you you’re free. - Jacque Fresco
We need to make a game out of earning money. There is so much good we can do with money. Without it, we are bound and shackled and our choices become limited. - Bob Proctor
Baseball is a skilled game. It's America's game - it, and high taxes. - Will Rogers
I enjoy load shedding in Nepal, when it allows me to witness the dancing of fireflies in the next field, and at the same time to hear children playing a chanting clapping game because there is no TV to waste their time on. - Andrew James Pritchard
Step up your game and success will step up to you. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Nobody in the game of football should be called a genius. A genius is somebody like Norman Einstein. - Joe Theismann
Golf is a game whose aim is to hit a very small ball into a even smaller hole, with weapons singularly ill- designed for the purpose.
He could build a city. Has a certain capacity. There’s a niche in his chestwhere a heart would fit perfectlyand he thinks if he could just maneuver one into place –well then, game over. - Richard Siken
Enlightenment is the Goal - Love is the Game - Taking steps are the rules! - - Allan Rufus
Part of what psychedelics do is they decondition you from cultural values. This is what makes it such a political hot potato. Since all culture is a kind of con game, the most dangerous candy you can hand out is one which causes people to start questioning the rules of the game. - Terence McKenna
The worst thing a kid can say about homework is that it is too hard. The worst thing a kid can say about a game is it's too easy. - Henry Jenkins
Life is war, war is game so life is game. Either lose or win. Know it earlier - oladosu feyikogbon
I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times ive been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed. - Michael Jordan
Couldn't help but make me feel ashamed to live in a land where justice is a game. - Bob Dylan
It's just incrediable if I play a game, I think don't I?If I watch a film, I just finish a book... - Deyth Banger
I went to a fight the other night, and a hockey game broke out. - Rodney Dangerfield
After the collapse of socialism, capitalism remained without a rival. This unusual situation unleashed its greedy and - above all - its suicidal power. The belief is now that everything - and everyone - is fair game. - Günter Grass
Awful first drafts are fine—Agree with this.If you don’t finish something, you’ll never get in the game. Just quell the voice in your head that says Are you kidding? No one is going to want to read this drivel and keep on going. You’re going to revise and revise and then revise again anyway. - Jamie Freveletti
Read books. Care about things. Get excited. Try not to be too down on youself. Enjoy the ever present game of knowing. - Hank Green
I see the game now. You can't write with ink, and you can't write with your own heart's blood, but you can write with the heart's blood of some one else. You have to be a cad before you can be an artist. O’Henry 'The Plutonian Fire' (1905) - O. Henry
Art is a game of skill, not chance. - Marty Rubin
Playoffs?! Don't talk about playoffs! Are you kidding me? Playoffs?! I'm just hoping we can win a game, another game!
Life is a battle; face it.Life is a jungle; explore it.Life is a puzzle; study it.Life is a mystery; solve it.Life is a game; beat it.Life is an opponent; defeat it.Life is a treasure; cherish it. - Matshona Dhliwayo
I have learned that as soon as you introduce controls on human behavior, you lose the game, particularly when those controls are at odds with the work. - John Seddon
It's not so important who starts the game but who finishes it. - John Wooden
I like curiosity. It's a mind game, not a necessity. - Debasish Mridha
Life is a dream for the wise, a game for the fool, a comedy for the rich, a tragedy for the poor. - Sholem Aleichem
The minute you start compromising for the sake of massaging somebody's ego, that's it, game over. - Gordon Ramsay
I tell my students, 'When you get these jobs that you have been so brilliantly trained for, just remember that your real job is that if you are free, you need to free somebody else. If you have some power, then your job is to empower somebody else. This is not just a grab-bag candy game. - Toni Morrison
Look, we play the Star Spangled Banner before every game. You want us to pay income taxes, too?
She said that my good qualities were my bad qualities -- this I have come to realize is true of everyone. On the one hand, I was game, eager and perfectly ready to see what was in front of me. On the other hand, I had no sense of direction or destiny. - Laurie Colwin
Dating is like a game. If someone feels like they have won us over too easily, they won’t see our value and will go elsewhere to find something they have to work a little bit harder for. - Daniel Willey
There is one and only one social responsibility of business–to use it resources and engage in activities designed to increase its profits so long as it stays within the rules of the game, which is to say, engages in open and free competition without deception or fraud - Milton Friedman
Love is Not a Game It Is 100% Commitment - Ellen J. Barrier
It's not true that nice guys finish last. Nice guys are winners before the game even starts.
It's never just a game when you're winning. - George Carlin
life is like golf game , Hole after hole - Zakaria Chidmi
Boys frustrate me. I hate all their indirect messages, I hate game playing. Do you like me or don't you? Just tell me so I can get over you.
It's kind of like... It's kind of like playin' a basketball game. I am there and the other player is there, and it's just the two of us and I put the other player's body in my van. And I am the winner. - Chris Onstad
Life is like a game - we should be curious to play it - you explore and learn and grow - that is what it is for - that and having fun. It all expands consciousness- your own, the collective, and the cosmic. - Jay Woodman
Her hands moved up his arms and tried to ignore the tingling zapping her skin like the metal edges of the Operation game. - Shannyn Leah, Lakeshore Candy
Even if you are having a nightmare day during which nothing will go right, never cease looking for the ball. In the end everything will come right, for football is a game that rewards those who show courage. - Duncan Edwards
Having fun while learning feels like playing a game. - N.N. Porchezhiyan
The day you give priority to bogus ethics over human reactions, you become a loser. Human reactions are priceless. Rules should never, ever stifle emotions. Tennis is a very human game facing a great danger that it will be strangulated in a cat's cradle of unnecessary or inhumane rules. - Ted Tinling
In this world we are all pretenders, and Society is our game - Lucas Sterk
Until you realize how easily it is for your mind to be manipulated, you remain the puppet of someone else's game. - Evita Ochel
My work is a game, a very serious game. - M. C. Escher
Your life is not a simulation; it's the real game. Play wisely. - Richelle E. Goodrich
If parents were as concerened about raising their children as they are about the outcome of their sitcom or sports game, this nation would thrive. - Benjamin Lotter
If life doesn't offer a game worth playing, then invent a new one.
Life is like a game of cards. The hand that is dealt you is determinism; the way you play it is free will. - Jawaharlal Nehru
The Bible looks like it started out as a game of mad libs. - Bill Maher
War is a game that is played with a smile. If you can't smile, grin. If you can't grin, keep out of the way till you can. - Winston S. Churchill
Liberty is only possible on the condition of regularity. We cannot be free and play the game of life without abiding to the rules, but the rules have to be adapted constantly in line with our experiences and the events we encounter. ( If he doesn't play ball ) - Erik Pevernagie
In nations where to most people, the personal responsibility of a citizen towards the nation does not really mean anything, most citizens of such nations end up playing the blame game - Sunday Adelaja
Life has but one true charm: the charm of the game. But what if we’re indifferent to whether we win or lose? - Charles Baudelaire
Self-improvement is the name of the game, and your primary objective is to strengthen yourself, not to destroy an opponent. - Maxwell Maltz
Life is not a game. Still, in this life, we choose the games we live to play. - J.R. Rim
The coach who goes home and doesn't think about the game he just lost is bound to repeat his mistakes. - Keith Cooper
The mask of art is the means through which corruption is spread. The mask makes vice seem beautiful, turns squalor and nastiness into glamorous thrill, seduces the onlooker into the game and leaves him or her with the corpse on his hands. - Jennifer Birkett
You can let go of all that stuff you thought was real when you know it's just a game. What a relief, what a state of grace that brings. - Jay Woodman
The game is afoot.
Its never just a game when you're winning. - George Carlin
All these uses a valid; all these reading of the book are "correct". For all these readers have placed themselves inside this story, not as spectators, but as participants, and so have looked at the world of Ender's Game, not with my eyes only, but also with their own. - Orson Scott Card
If you see adversity arriving at your game field, time to put on your pads and let see how well you can tackle adversity. - Kevin Abromitis
God will win every contest in life, so stop trying to beat Him at his own game. - Richelle E. Goodrich
We can't always win the game; sometimes we lose; but that doesn't mean we should stop playing - Wrushank Sorte
Life is a magnificent and magical game. To win, play with utmost care and profound love. - Debasish Mridha
Have you met a banker, who is not interested in money? He loves the game, not the cash! You should bet on him. - Csaba Gabor-B.
Business is a good game - lots of competition and a minimum of rules. You keep score with money.
History doesn’t start with a tall buildingand a card with your name written on it, but jokes do. I think someone is takingus for suckers and is playing a mean game. - Nathan Reese Maher
be determined with patience that's it.. game is yours.. - kurbhatt
No matter how you die, or what action you take, since you're born,life is just a Suicide Game. - Haidji
Life is eternal game, there are no rules. Indulge yourself. - Osh Marty
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