Top 290 Getting Quotes

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“There are lots of offers that I am getting. I can’t complain.”

― Aditya Roy Kapur

“I don’t do a lot of reflecting. I’m usually about getting on with it.”

― Aidan Gillen

“Relative to all the start-ups out there, getting a valuation of $1 billion is rarely accomplished.”

― Aileen Lee

“By getting into distribution and production, I am actually widening my base.”

― Ajay Devgan

“We’re getting hurt, but I’m a long-term investor.”

― Al-Waleed bin Talal

“I highly recommend getting older! There’s less tendency to people-please.”

― Alanis Morissette

“Stupidity has a knack of getting its way.”

― Albert Camus

“Getting older is hard.”

― Alec Baldwin

“Coppola has problems getting financing, so why should I not have problems getting financing.”

― Alex Winter

“There is a reason it is called fossil fuel-it is an outdated method of getting power.”

― Alexandra Paul

“Getting fired is hard.”

― Alice Barrett

“Birthdays are getting harder as I get older.”

― Allison Janney

“We’re getting dumbed down, taste-wise.”

― Alton Brown

“I’m working on getting tougher with self-defence classes.”

― Amanda Knox

“My Mandarin is slowly getting worse.”

― Amber Liu

“Bacchus, n.: A convenient deity invented by the ancients as an excuse for getting drunk.”

― Ambrose Bierce

“The thing is the game is getting tougher and tougher and we have to ask a lot of our bodies.”

― Amelie Mauresmo

“Getting hit is not cool.”

― Andre Ward

“I don’t like to cry in public, unless I’m getting paid for it.”

― Andrea Martin

“I’m gradually getting rid of all the things I don’t need.”

― Andrew Flintoff

“I don’t really have a choice. I’m getting older.”

― Annette Bening

“There’s no getting away from it: you have to clean.”

― Anthea Turner

“Companies are getting bitten by hiring a data scientist who isn’t really a data scientist.”

― Anthony Goldbloom

“I’m glad I’m getting to do interesting films.”

― Anushka Shetty

“Getting to the top of the mountain is a heck of a lot easier than staying there.”

― Ara Parseghian

“I’ve always believed that getting respect as an artiste is of utmost importance.”

― Ayushmann Khurrana

“I want to be drafted to a team that knows exactly what they’re getting.”

― Baker Mayfield

“I’m chuffed to be getting gritty stuff.”

― Ben Hardy

“Getting the rebound and going, that’s probably the most fluid part of my game.”

― Ben Simmons

“I didn’t think I’d be getting a contract at 34. That wasn’t in my mind.”

― Ben Zobrist

“Citibank had nothing to do with getting reelected.”

― Bill Janklow

“My biggest win was getting the meal money bumped from $5 to $7.”

― Bob Cousy

“I was a bad kid, getting into a lot of wild stuff.”

― Booger McFarland

“I’m much more interested in working and getting on with my music.”

― Boy George

“The notion of getting the general public into low-Earth orbit I don’t think is far-fetched at all.”

― Brian Binnie

“I don’t like getting comfortable.”

― Brian Ortega

“Legislators are interested in their pet projects, getting re-elected, and popularity contests.”

― Bud Grant

“Managing is getting paid for home runs that someone else hits.”

― Casey Stengel

“Do not seek prizes that aren’t worth getting.”

― Caterina Fake

“The telecom industry pretends like it’s not getting paid.”

― Chad Hurley

“I haven’t really focused so much on getting acting work.”

― Charlene Tilton

“I wasn’t getting the responses I hoped for. You can’t protect yourself from other judgments.”

― Charlotte Gainsbourg

“My actual passion is getting things done.”

― Cheryl Mills

“Sleep is getting to be like gold.”

― Chet Faker

“When I was 12, all I wanted for Christmas was a trampoline or a four-wheeler. I ended up getting both presents for Christmas.”

― Chris Brown

“I want to keep getting all-pros, keep stacking them.”

― Chris Harris, Jr.

“I personally really like getting a proper album with artwork and everything.”

― Chris Martin

“It’s frustrating when you’re not getting the job done.”

― Christian Yelich

“I’m not afraid of getting into a subject I don’t know much about.”

― Christopher Moore

“In practice, getting rid of crony capitalism is incredibly difficult.”

― Chrystia Freeland

“Don’t think I’d really want to be a mortician. Wouldn’t be getting much back.”

― Claudia Black

“We’re getting closer to our nature.”

― Clifford Geertz

“If I were actually Homer Simpson, I’d be getting scripts out the wazoo.”

― Dan Castellaneta

“No one inspired me to write, but writer Harlan Ellison terrified me into getting published.”

― Dan Simmons

“Once we are on that pitch, the main thing is getting that win.”

― Danny Welbeck

“There are no shortcuts when it comes to getting out of debt.”

― Dave Ramsey

“When I started getting notoriety it was cheesy to appear in a commercial.”

― David Duchovny

“Perhaps all human interaction is about wanting and getting.”

― David Mitchell

“Maybe the serve is getting bigger.”

― Denis Shapovalov

“Age is an ugly thing, and it goes on getting worse.”

― Diana Cooper

“I’m not getting frustrated… we all knew from the start that this would be a long process.”

― Dick Spring

“I’ve retired so many times now it’s getting to be a habit.”

― Dick Van Dyke

“We’re feeding all these zoos. And that’s getting bigger and bigger.”

― Dick Van Patten

“I enjoy the preparatory elements of travel – packing my bags and choosing my outfits – but my favourite part is getting there.”

― Dominic Monaghan

“We’re not getting any younger.”

― Donald Fagen

“I’m plain incapable of getting angry with Angela Merkel and likewise.”

― Donald Tusk

“I’m concerned about getting Iraq on its feet.”

― Douglas Feith

“I’m short on celebrations and long on getting to work.”

― Douglas Tompkins

“I took an incredibly roundabout route getting into feature films.”

― Duncan Jones

“Executive ability is deciding quickly and getting somebody else to do the work.”

― Earl Nightingale

“I hate getting bored.”

― Edward Hall

“The work is getting the work.”

― Elizabeth Pena

“It’s not the having, it’s the getting.”

― Elizabeth Taylor

“I’m a fan of people getting together.”

― Ellen DeGeneres

“Rockets are cool. There’s no getting around that.”

― Elon Musk

“I struggle getting ready for things.”

― Emily Atack

“These times are so hard, and they’re getting even harder.”

― Eminem

“I was at a bar nursing a beer. My nipple was getting quite soggy.”

― Emo Philips

“I love getting older!”

― Evangeline Lilly

“I recently have had a full hip replacement and a liver transplant, and I’m getting used to the medication.”

― Evel Knievel

“Getting into the residential investment business entails lots of renovation work.”

― Fabrizio Moreira

“I was terrified of getting the chemo. It’s not pleasant. And the radiation is not pleasant.”

― Farrah Fawcett

“I have no intentions of getting in a UFC cage at all!”

― Finn Balor

“I wouldn’t mind getting emotionally involved with a woman.”

― Frank Bruno

“Twitter has a several-hour advantage in getting information.”

― Frank Quattrone

“As the world’s getting filled with temptations, we’re getting a bit frivolous and a bit fickle.”

― Freida Pinto

“I was probably scarred by getting the sack at Middlesbrough.”

― Gareth Southgate

“I’ve been getting pulled from newspapers for my entire career.”

― Garry Trudeau

“There is no substitute for jamming and getting to know each other on the road.”

― Gary Cherone

“I use circumlocution too often, and instead of getting my point across, I tend to babble.”

― Genevieve Padalecki

“I cannot remember a time when I was not getting into fights.”

― George Foreman

“I keep getting offered these women-with-a-disease things.”

― Geraldine Page

“I’m tired of getting made fun of.”

― Geraldo Rivera

“I’m a master at getting as much in a day as possible.”

― Gillian Tans

“Professional highlight of 2011 was definitely getting the job at ABC.”

― Ginger Zee

“Getting angry doesn’t solve anything.”

― Grace Kelly

“Getting mad only leads to madness.”

― Greg Gutfeld

“Getting to be authentic is so liberating.”

― Gus Kenworthy

“The only time I’m relaxing is when I have the puck and controlling the puck. If I don’t have it, I’m getting anxious, and I want to have it.”

― Guy Lafleur

“I was an annoying schoolboy, always getting into scraps.”

― Gwilym Lee

“My foray into comedy was to avoid getting a job.”

― H. Jon Benjamin

“Getting respect from the opposition is a nice thing.”

― Harry Kane

“Is there a downside to eating well and getting in shape?”

― Heidi Murkoff

“It’s part of the sport, getting hit.”

― Henry Cejudo

“I don’t like getting hit.”

― Henry Cejudo

“I was getting a lot of hassles from the public. Everybody recognized me.”

― Henry Thomas

“Getting the Oscar had the biggest impression on me.”

― Herbie Hancock

“Humankind is getting more and more connected.”

― Hubert Burda

“Getting a grey beard’s not cool.”

― Ian Brown

“Stages are getting higher and higher, and I’m getting older and older.”

― Iggy Pop

“I love getting insight into what makes actors tick.”

― Iliza Shlesinger

“It wasn’t easy getting ‘GoodFellas’ started.”

― Irwin Winkler

“There are a lot of dynamics and a lot of politics that go into records and getting played on the radio.”

― Isaac Hanson

“We decided to go the way of trading and getting younger players.”

― Isaiah Thomas

“There is no such thing as getting rid of nervousness.”

― Itzhak Perlman

“Bollywood is getting bigger and better.”

― Jacqueline Fernandez

“I’m not taking votes based on getting re-elected.”

― Jaime Herrera Beutler

“I liked getting the Grammy more than not getting it.”

― Jakob Dylan

“I’m a short, fairly plain person who’s bluffing his case and getting away with it.”

― James Blunt

“I hate getting old, but I’m sticking with it!”

― James Rosenquist

“I started getting letters from college in the tenth grade.”

― James Worthy

“I kept sending out stories and getting rejected.”

― Janet Fitch

“I’m a pretty good free-throw shooter, so getting fouled is a good thing.”

― Jayson Tatum

“I’m getting nervous to be called a centrist. Breaking out in a rash.”

― Jeb Bush

“Turns out I’m getting old.”

― Jeffrey Dean Morgan

“Most actors and actresses are consumed by careers and getting ahead.”

― Jenna Dewan

“Being on a sitcom stops me from getting Alzheimer’s.”

― Jerry Stiller

“People are getting patents on things that are too general.”

― Jerry Yang

“I’m really good at not getting sunburned because I wear zinc cream.”

― Jesse Spencer

“We need to work to keep from getting rusty.”

― Jesse Stone

“Getting to space for satellites is tough. Getting to space with humans aboard is even tougher.”

― Jim Cantrell

“I didn’t have a whole lot of success getting dates, I was always a bit of a geek.”

― Jim Davis

“The CIA’s drone campaign is extraordinarily effective, and the agency is getting progressively better at targeting senior leaders and disrupting their networks.”

― Joby Warrick

“Getting fired is what happens to a manager sooner or later.”

― Joe Torre

“I’m getting paid to eat. It’s not too bad of a life.”

― Joey Chestnut

“There’s nothing worse than getting third.”

― Joey Chestnut

“I’ve been getting diverse roles.”

― John Boyega

“That’s where my job comes in. Getting the E.U. and U.S. to agree.”

― John Bruton

“What’s worse than getting divorced?”

― John Catsimatidis

“I’m getting out of acting.”

― John Corbett

“It sucks getting old.”

― John Daly

“Getting nominated for a Grammy is as high as it gets for us.”

― John Gourley

“I’ve learned a lot about getting film sensibilities on digital.”

― John Hillcoat

“Getting a team of scientists on Mars could be transformative.”

― John M. Grunsfeld

“Leadership involves finding a parade and getting in front of it.”

― John Naisbitt

“Leaders establish the vision for the future and set the strategy for getting there.”

― John P. Kotter

“Obviously I’ve grown up around YouTubers, people getting millions of hits, but I was never anywhere near that.”

― Jorja Smith

“There’s nothing like getting in the ring.”

― Joseph Parker

“The financial sector has so distorted salaries that physicists are getting drawn into the financial sector. All that has led to an undersupply of people committed to the public sector.”

― Joseph Stiglitz

“Shonda Rhimes has figured it out, of getting multiracial casts on television and appealing to everybody.”

― Justin Simien

“I have always liked to attack the bowlers, and batting is all about getting runs.”

― K. L. Rahul

“If my drug Ragaglitazar had been successful, we would have been getting royalties of thousands of crore rupees every year.”

― Kallam Anji Reddy

“Governments getting involved in sports activities would ultimately damage sports.”

― Kapil Sibal

“I was getting hot flashes and sweats on a regular basis. That’s not normal, even for my age.”

― Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

“Marijuana is not tested for, and yet that is the big thing guys are getting in trouble with in the league. It’s terrible.”

― Karl Malone

“Getting rid of all the world records would be a bit of a radical move.”

― Katarina Johnson-Thompson

“I was planning that whole athletic slide into Stanford rather than actually getting a 1450 on my SATs.”

― Katee Sackhoff

“No nice men are good at getting taxis.”

― Katharine Whitehorn

“I like predictability because I know what I’m getting into.”

― Katherine Heigl

“Disney’s Aulani Resort has really developed the southwest coast of Oahu and led to it getting more attention.”

― Kaui Hart Hemmings

“Getting bored is not allowed.”

― Kay Thompson

“My winning is getting to perform. That’s my victory.”

― Kelly Clarkson

“I wasn’t sure what I was getting into when I signed on to work with a wrestler.”

― Kelly Hu

“Getting to the NBA really helped me personally on a lot of levels. I liked it so much that I wanted to stay there.”

― Kelvin Sampson

“I don’t support getting rid of Social Security.”

― Ken Buck

“I love the idea of getting into the mind of the criminal.”

― Ken Howard

“I don’t wanna be in a show that’s salacious just for the sake of getting viewers.”

― Kerry Bishe

“I wrestled in Detroit many times before getting to WWE.”

― Kevin Owens

“Surely there’s a deeper pursuit to music than getting bros to pump their fists in the air.”

― Kevin Parker

“Getting married was a ball. Being married was… a nightmare.”

― Kid Rock

“The teachers are getting screwed, blued, and tattooed by the system.”

― Kinky Friedman

“I’m really focused on getting better as a player.”

― Kristaps Porzingis

“When I was 13 I had a fake Id that said that I was 19. I was getting in all the clubs.”

― Kurtis Blow

“I like having an idea, or hearing an idea, and getting it into a proper script.”

― Lauren Shuler Donner

“I ain’t afraid of germs, man. And I ain’t afraid of getting sick.”

― Laurence Fishburne

“If this gesture was the way of getting out of the penitentiary, I’d do it.”

― Lee J. Cobb

“China tennis – we’re getting bigger and bigger.”

― Li Na

“I like getting my feet massaged; I’ll get whoever’s closest to do it.”

― Liam Hemsworth

“The many ways of getting content for free have slashed the profits of the professionals in their respective fields.”

― Louis Theroux

“Plays are getting smaller and smaller, not because playwrights minds are shrinking but because of the economics.”

― Lynn Nottage

“Getting to a place of comfort can be uncomfortable.”

― Marcus Samuelsson

“Writing is the easy part. The ‘getting it right’ part is harder.”

― Margaret Stohl

“I actually like getting up to blue skies.”

― Marianne Jean-Baptiste

“My heart just keeps getting bigger and bigger.”

― Mariska Hargitay

“There is no getting around it; Congress is failing the American people.”

― Mark Udall

“I was in seventh grade, and getting a part in Full House was huge. It opened so many doors for me.”

― Marla Sokoloff

“I’m obsessed with getting married, but I don’t even have a boyfriend.”

― Marlen Esparza

“Negotiating means getting the best of your opponent.”

― Marvin Gaye

“I don’t think the schools are getting as much money as they should.”

― Matt Gonzalez

“Statistically, the teams are getting the chunk plays – the explosives – are the teams that are going produce more yards and more points.”

― Matt LaFleur

“I like getting rid of things. I really do.”

― Matt Lauer

“I definitely love getting a massage or going to a spa.”

― Max Aaron

“Getting everyone on the same team is a form of hustling.”

― Max Joseph

“There are so many traps, so many ways of getting screwed in this business.”

― Max Martin

“There’s a lot to be said for getting really comfortable in a character.”

― Merritt Wever

“I’m getting a little tired of everybody quoting Ronald Reagan.”

― Michael Reagan

“I plan on getting my Ph.D. from the city of Stockton.”

― Michael Tubbs

“Getting typecast is a dangerous thing to do.”

― Michael Zaslow

“I’m a big boy, and I knew what I was getting into when I got into TV.”

― Mike O’Malley

“I started writing because I wasn’t getting the parts that I wanted.”

― Mike O’Malley

“The makers of ’21 and Over’ have been screening it, and I’m getting a lot of comparisons to a young Vince Vaughn.”

― Miles Teller

“Getting to the Olympics was the hard part.”

― Mirai Nagasu

“I was always getting in trouble for whispering in class.”

― Mirai Nagasu

“A lot of times good, pristine recordings prevent the listener from getting emotionally involved in the music.”

― Moby

“Getting elected to the National Academy of Sciences is the ultimate peer recognition.”

― Moshe Vardi

“Life, is not a having and a getting, but a being and a becoming.”

― Myrna Loy

“My mother and my father divorced during the time that my father was getting his Ph.D. at Tulane.”

― Natasha Trethewey

“Getting hit on by both genders is such a champagne problem.”

― Naya Rivera

“I’m getting grumpier all the time.”

― Ned Beatty

“Dancing is hard on all bodies, but I particularly kept getting injured.”

― Neve Campbell

“I felt that K wasn’t getting a fair shake anyway.”

― Nicholas Lea

“I’m probably one of the most fearful persons in the world, but not when it comes to getting dressed.”

― Nick Wooster

“I’ll put it out there: I love getting hugs.”

― Nicole Kidman

“Photography started as a means of getting reference material for my paintings of nature subjects.”

― Nigel Dennis

“It’s getting harder and harder to feel inspired to spend six months on a record.”

― Nikki Sixx

“We had an era where we wasn’t getting paid, before the ‘Versace’ and all that.”

― Offset

“Getting a record deal is a meaningless thing now.”

― Oscar Isaac

“There are only two tragedies in life: one is not getting what one wants, and the other is getting it.”

― Oscar Wilde

“Getting to the halfbacks is a big part of any game.”

― Owen Farrell

“Getting into Sundance is such a big platform for a director.”

― Parker Posey

“The Australian players are getting better.”

― Patrice Evra

“And now oddly I’m getting sexier parts than I’ve ever gotten.”

― Patricia Clarkson

“I love getting to be onstage with so many great musicians.”

― Patty Griffin

“Getting into graduate school was pure luck.”

― Paul G. Tremblay

“There’s a lot for screenwriters to steal from songwriters, in terms of getting to the point.”

― Paul Thomas Anderson

“As an athlete, there are advantages being with a team and getting regular physio.”

― Paula Radcliffe

“I’m not used to getting good reviews.”

― Pauly Shore

“I’m really into gay stuff getting funded: having it be on TV and having a show.”

― Perfume Genius

“Getting out from under the shadow of Henry Fonda was difficult.”

― Peter Fonda

“If you’re not actively involved in getting what you want, you don’t really want it.”

― Peter McWilliams

“I’m getting into interior design.”

― Playboi Carti

“That’s all I cared about too, was getting it right.”

― R. Lee Ermey

“There is nothing like getting a performance-oriented role.”

― Raashi Khanna

“I wasn’t unpopular. I didn’t have any trouble getting girls.”

― Rainer Weiss

“I’m not getting to heaven on my integrity. I’m not getting to heaven on my goodness.”

― Rick Warren

“I love getting older.”

― Rob Liefeld

“When I was filming ‘The Outsiders,’ my idea of success was getting the next Martin Scorsese movie.”

― Rob Lowe

“I don’t care about getting re-elected; I care about saving the country.”

― Robert Blaha

“Getting caught is the mother of invention.”

― Robert Byrne

“I’m opposed to anybody getting between me and the patient.”

― Robert J. Bentley

“I just love getting dirty.”

― Robin Wright

“I hated singing and getting up in front of crowds.”

― Rod Stewart

“Getting into the voice-over booth, there are no cameras and no inhibitions.”

― Roddy Piper

“Retiring is getting ready to die.”

― Rodger Ward

“There are creative benefits to getting older.”

― Ron Howard

“I don’t recall getting a first guitar.”

― Ronnie Montrose

“I am not interested in the technology business, at least not in getting hands-on.”

― Roshni Nadar

“They’re making a ton of money, and no one is getting a nickel.”

― Ruben Blades

“I’m getting more confident the more I play.”

― Ruben Loftus-Cheek

“There is growing inequality. The families of the all-powerful Ministers are getting richer. The poor and hard-working Belizeans are getting poorer.”

― Said Musa

“I’m certainly getting a lot more mail… that’s basically it.”

― Sam Mendes

“Getting into television was a total fluke.”

― Sandra Bullock

“If there was any magic formula, it was getting to pitch every fourth day.”

― Sandy Koufax

“Getting permission to use a drone in Egypt was problematical.”

― Sarah Parcak

“I’m interested in stories that aren’t getting told: it’s where my interests lie.”

― Sarah Waters

“The hardest job is getting personalities to mesh.”

― Sergio Marchionne

“It was bloody difficult getting followed around all the time.”

― Shane Warne

“Taking a vacation can actually increase the likelihood of getting a raise or a promotion.”

― Shawn Achor

“As the world grows and technology grows, it’s getting harder to communicate and for kids to socialize.”

― Shawn Crahan

“I’m getting to be an expert in finding hairdressers in foreign cities.”

― Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce

“The hunger for runs is always there, irrespective of whether I was getting runs or not.”

― Shikhar Dhawan

“When I was 14, I was the oldest I ever was. I’ve been getting younger ever since.”

― Shirley Temple

“Conductors start getting good when everybody else retires.”

― Simon Rattle

“I was never interested in writing a ‘Mommie Dearest,’ getting even with Mia – none of that.”

― Soon-Yi Previn

“If we keep doing what we’re doing, we’re going to keep getting what we’re getting.”

― Stephen Covey

“I like getting requests from audience members.”

― Steve Forbert

“I’m not getting paid right now. No pay, no critique.”

― Steven Cojocaru

“I’m an American. We’ve translated democracy and brotherhood and equality into enterprise and opportunity and success – and that’s getting Americanised.”

― Susan Glaspell

“The world is getting smaller thanks to technology.”

― Taavet Hinrikus

“I started getting RSI in my wrists and my elbow from playing really hard, so I started looping.”

― Tash Sultana

“The popularity of the party and Yingluck is getting more and more.”

― Thaksin Shinawatra

“With Technicolor restorations, it’s about getting the color right.”

― Thelma Schoonmaker

“I became a vegan, and I was getting bullied on Twitter about it.”

― Tia Mowry

“I really love music, and I definitely love playing music and getting to be a part of music.”

― Tift Merritt

“I’m getting back to my old roots.”

― Tiger Woods

“A big part of fixing AOL is getting AOL to believe in itself.”

― Tim Armstrong

“I’m not getting into a public debate with Jack Nicklaus.”

― Tim Finchem

“Tactics have changed a lot, but the standard is getting better.”

― Toni Duggan

“I’m not getting any younger. You’re not getting any younger, so yeah. You age.”

― Tracy Morgan

“We’re all terminal; none of us are getting out of this alive.”

― Valerie Harper

“I’m interested in what stops people getting what they want.”

― Vanessa Kirby

“Though I played a supporting role in ‘Lootera,’ I am mostly getting offers for leads.”

― Vikrant Massey

“I’m still angry with Simpson for getting by with two murders.”

― Vincent Bugliosi

“I thought Nixon was getting ganged up on, but when I heard the tapes, I was shocked and terribly saddened.”

― Walter Annenberg

“Small towns are the worst for getting recognised.”

― Wayne Knight

“Getting even is one reason for writing.”

― William H. Gass

“Getting and spending, we lay waste our powers.”

― William Wordsworth

“In Australia, getting an audition can be a rarity. There just aren’t as many opportunities.”

― Xavier Samuel

“If you’re 30, 40 years old, you’re not getting listened to by minors.”

― Young Thug

“The problem is not getting rid of fear, but using it properly.”

― Zig Ziglar
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