Quotes and Sayings about Relax
"I love doing normal things - movies, shopping, going out with friends, writing, reading, taking hot bubble baths - that's a big one for relaxation. I also love to go to art and history museums."
- Christina Aguilera
(Related: Art, History, Love, Movies, Friends, Museums, Reading, Relaxation, Writing)
"Thinking about what songs are coming next instead of just relaxing, breathing and playing from my heart. Sometimes it can get to be almost like the enemy."
- Rick Allen
(Related: Heart, Enemy, Songs, Thinking)
"My ideal relaxation is working on upholstry. I spend hours in junk shops buying furniture. I do all the upholstery work myself, and it's like therapy."
- Pamela Anderson
(Related: Work, Buying, Relaxation, Shops, Therapy)
"For mothers who must earn, there is indeed no leisure time problem. The long hours of earning are increased by the hours of domestic labor, until no slightest margin for relaxation or change of thought remains."
- Katharine Anthony
(Related: Change, Time, Thought, Labor, Leisure, Mothers, Relaxation)
"It is requisite for the relaxation of the mind that we make use, from time to time, of playful deeds and jokes."
- Thomas Aquinas
(Related: Time, Deeds, Jokes, Mind, Relaxation)
"We also listen to PJ Harvey; a lot of driving music. You need something a little more relaxing in the car."
- Brody Armstrong
(Related: Car, Music, Driving)
"Cartoons have always been an enjoyment to me... a relaxation... I get my ideas from everyday events."
- Matthew Ashford
(Related: Ideas, Cartoons, Enjoyment, Events, Relaxation)
"I mean I can do it when I'm very relaxed, and with good friends, then I think I can be amusing."
- Rowan Atkinson
"I'll be 65 in September and I work as much as I want to, take cruises with Kay, relax with my family, do everything in moderation, because I want to enjoy my life."
- Frankie Avalon
(Related: Life, Work, Family, Moderation, Relax, Want)
"When law becomes despotic, morals are relaxed, and vice versa."
- Honore de Balzac
(Related: Law, Morals, Vice)
"I'm not altogether sure what I'm going to do for that. I think it will be a lot more low key than the other two I've done. Dare I say it, a bit more relaxing."
- Peter Banks
(Related: Key, Will)
"The main thing to do is relax and let your talent do the work."
- Charles Barkley
(Related: Work, Talent, Relax)
"It's great that I get accused of not being politically correct. People need to take themselves less seriously. This world is so screwed up as it is, we've all got to relax a bit more."
- Michael Bay
(Related: People, Being, Relax, World)
"I can relax in L.A. I think I'm the only person in that town who doesn't want to act. I was an OK singer. I was an OK dancer. But acting? Never could do it."
- Victoria Beckham
(Related: Act, Acting, Relax, Want)
"A conventional good read is usually a bad read, a relaxing bath in what we know already. A true good read is surely an act of innovative creation in which we, the readers, become conspirators."
- Augustine Birrell
(Related: Act, Creation)
"Being around people with whom you feel a connection, on many levels, not just a professional one, is very relaxing. Your ears are more open to someone who is not a cantankerous bastard."
- Jacqueline Bisset
(Related: People, Being, Connection, Open)
"I've travelled around the UK a lot recently and have discovered that I really like trains. If you're in the quiet carriage, nobody can get hold of you and you can relax."
- Honor Blackman
(Related: Quiet, Relax)
"To me, it's like we're already in the playoffs. Every game is important for our position. We can't relax at all."
- Peter Bondra
"So, my style has hopefully changed over the years and it is more relaxed, and I do tend to smile and have more than one expression these days hopefully - which I didn't at the beginning."
- Jo Brand
(Related: Beginning, Expression, Smile, Style, Years)
"Over the years I attempted to make my style a bit more relaxed 'cause the initial style you couldn't watch for more than ten minutes without wanting to kill me."
- Jo Brand
(Related: Style, Years)
"I'm a big movie fan. After a show, if I'm on the bus or a plane, it's often hard to get to sleep, so I'll watch a film. An action film can even relax me."
- Garth Brooks
(Related: Action, Film, Relax, Sleep)
"I like to follow my favorite team and talk sports with my band or fans. You won't believe how many musicians are sports fans. We have so much time on tour that we need these outlets for relaxation."
- Garth Brooks
(Related: Sports, Time, Fans, Favorite, Musicians, Relaxation, Talk)
"Music itself is a great source of relaxation. Parts of it anyway. Working in the studio, that's not relaxing, but playing an instrument that I don't know how to play is unbelievably relaxing, because I don't have any pressure on me."
- Jackson Browne
(Related: Music, Play, Pressure, Relaxation)
"Thus we hope to teach mythology not as a study, but as a relaxation from study; to give our work the charm of a story-book, yet by means of it to impart a knowledge of an important branch of education."
- Thomas Bulfinch
(Related: Education, Work, Knowledge, Hope, Charm, Mythology, Relaxation, Study)
"Your mind will answer most questions if you learn to relax and wait for the answer."
- William S. Burroughs
(Related: Mind, Questions, Relax, Will)
"Bob Altman had this relaxed but serious attitude. Everybody loved him. I wanted him to adopt me."
- Steve Buscemi
"I figure this is my time - to relax, be with my family and have a normal life."
- Candace Cameron
(Related: Family, Life, Time, Relax)
"For anyone to open their heart, they need the right atmosphere, and something to prompt them. For my mother it was her trip abroad: she was in a very relaxed, understanding environment. I was very sympathetic towards her."
- Jung Chang
(Related: Mother, Heart, Environment, Open, Right, Understanding)
"Prince Charles is very relaxed at the table, throwing his salad around willy-nilly. I didn't find him stiff at all."
- Madonna Ciccone
"Well, we have this place in Telluride, Colorado. It's somewhere I can just get away and relax and think."
- Joe Cocker
"And although I like to relax and have fun, my passion is my work."
- Benjamin Cohen
(Related: Work, Fun, Passion, Relax)
"I think is very beneficial to relax yourself so that when you are doing it you are not staggering for lines and your concentration is not on what I am going to say - but the scene itself, the character that you are talking to."
- Dabney Coleman
(Related: Character, Relax, Talking)
"Growing up, being watched from the outside... it's kind of very taxing and maybe I should just do some kind of manual labor-it might be more relaxing. But I can't, it's not in my nature."
- Jennifer Connelly
(Related: Nature, Being, Growing up, Labor)
"Telling people they look relaxed makes them look relaxed."
- Doug Coupland
"I've learned to relax more. Everybody feels pressure in what they do, maybe mine is just a little different because there doesn't seem to be enough hours in the day to accomplish what I want to."
- Tom Cruise
(Related: Day, Pressure, Relax, Want)
"When I first started out all the attention could be a bit unnerving, especially when people stared. Now I find the best thing is to just relax. Being recognized is just something you have to get used to."
- Tom Cruise
(Related: People, Attention, Being, First, Now, Relax)
"To look back is to relax one's vigil."
- Bette Davis
"We are all encouraged that Bush appears, really for the first time in his experience on the stage of presidential politics, relaxed. His comfort is our comfort."
- John Dean
(Related: Experience, Time, Politics, Comfort, First)
"Like water which can clearly mirror the sky and the trees only so long as its surface is undisturbed, the mind can only reflect the true image of the Self when it is tranquil and wholly relaxed."
- Indra Devi
(Related: Mind, Self, Sky, Trees, Water)
"I'm supposed to relax and concentrate on the image of myself out there skating my race."
- Mary Docter
(Related: Race, Relax)
"Musicians are there in front of you, and the spectators sense their tension, which is not the case when you're listening to a record. Your attention is more relaxed. The emotional aspect is more important in live music."
- Brian Eno
(Related: Music, Attention, Listening, Musicians, Sense, Tension)
"The only time I can really relax is up a tree or somewhere outside. I love being outside."
- Tom Felton
(Related: Love, Time, Being, Relax)
"I like to fish. Fishing is always a way of relaxing."
- Tom Felton
(Related: Fish, Fishing)
"You had to decompress the pressure before the race. I taught my heart to relax. I lay down before the race. It gave me more energy just before the race."
- Emerson Fittipaldi
(Related: Heart, Energy, Pressure, Race, Relax)
"The one thing you can't do when you're highly ranked is relax."
- William Floyd
"The older I get, the more relaxed I am."
- Claire Forlani
"I have time to breathe, time to be myself more often, I am a lot more relaxed and less guarded."
- Cathy Freeman
"I feel like I've reached an age where I can relax a little bit with the knowledge of what I've been through, take all that experience and use it. I love the challenge of trying to get back to where I've been, and beyond it."
- Cathy Freeman
(Related: Age, Experience, Love, Knowledge, Challenge, Relax, Trying)
"It seems when I put together records, as Henley used to say, they're just like movies. They should have action, tension, love scenes, places to relax."
- Glenn Frey
(Related: Love, Movies, Action, Relax, Tension)
"In music you have people exposing this very vulnerable part of themselves, and you also have the lifestyle is so fast that oftentimes people search for whatever the easiest way to feel relaxed in the midst of all of it, or the easiest way to have energy."
- John Frusciante
(Related: Music, People, Energy)
"The average housewife goes to the restaurant to relax and enjoy the food. But when Eva walks in, she becomes the center of attention."
- Eva Gabor
(Related: Food, Attention, Housewife, Relax)
"He asked if I was a songwriter, and I said yeah, that I was in town because I'd won this contest. He said, okay, then he was gonna play me his hit, and started singing 'When it's time to relax, one beer stands clear... '"
- Arthur Godfrey
(Related: Time, Beer, Play, Relax, Singing)
"I can tell jokes. I can talk to the audience. I can relax. I can change my songs whenever I want. I can change the tempos. I can change the mood, because I'm in charge."
- Robert Goulet
(Related: Change, Jokes, Relax, Songs, Talk, Want)
"The greatest thing about where my life is right now is it's very relaxed and chill. I'm just hanging out, being myself and doing my work."
- Lucas Grabeel
(Related: Life, Work, Being, Now, Right)
"I still take it seriously, but once I go out there I think I've got more relaxed and I think it shows."
- Steffi Graf
"The squeeze machine is not going to cure anybody, but it may help them relax; and a relaxed person will usually have better behavior."
- Temple Grandin
(Related: Behavior, Cure, Help, Machine, May, Relax, Will)
"With 2 movies opening this summer, I have no relaxing time at all. Whatever I have is spent in a drunken stupor."
- Hugh Grant
(Related: Movies, Time, Summer)
"Success is very ephemeral. You depend entirely on the desire of others, which makes it difficult to relax."
- Eva Green
(Related: Success, Desire, Relax)
"I'm more relaxed about life now that I'm older. I like it-despite the wrinkles. It's what I feel inside that's precious."
- Melanie Griffith
(Related: Life, Now)
"There is a fine line between assertiveness and being relaxed."
- Justin Guarini
(Related: Assertiveness, Being)
"I've been working on something, just some jazz, relaxed stuff. It will be standard, just piano and voice. It started out as a fun project for me though, I'm still not sure about releasing it."
- Justin Guarini
(Related: Fun, Jazz, Project, Voice, Will)
"I have relaxed into my persona as an author, although I used to fight that."
- David Guterson
"The pursuit of peace and progress cannot end in a few years in either victory or defeat. The pursuit of peace and progress, with its trials and its errors, its successes and its setbacks, can never be relaxed and never abandoned."
- Dag Hammarskjold
(Related: Peace, Progress, Victory, Defeat, End, Errors, Pursuit, Trials, Years)
"The time to relax is when you don't have time for it."
- Sydney J. Harris
(Related: Time, Relax)
"I need something to do when I'm not working, or I crawl up the walls. So I've just taken up kung fu. I was looking for some kind of calming, relaxing activity. I tried yoga, but it wasn't really me."
- Ian Hart
"Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea."
- Robert A. Heinlein
(Related: Men, Women, Idea, Cats, Dogs, Relax, Will)
"If a man insisted always on being serious, and never allowed himself a bit of fun and relaxation, he would go mad or become unstable without knowing it."
(Related: Being, Fun, Man, Relaxation)
"So I was always passionate about it and felt that it was sort of the golden thread inside me in terms of what I was supposed to do in terms of work but I think I have relaxed a lot in terms of the actual experience and actually enjoy it more and enjoy the people more."
- Barbara Hershey
(Related: Experience, Work, People)
"I do pottery. I love it. It's very relaxing; it takes me to another planet."
- Eva Herzigova
"Relax? How can anybody relax and play golf? You have to grip the club, don't you?"
- Ben Hogan
(Related: Golf, Play, Relax)
"I don't really make plans and I just want to be happy and continue with my business and take care of my wife and kids. I want to sit back, relax and enjoy life."
- Larry Holmes
(Related: Business, Life, Wife, Care, Kids, Relax, Want)
"I never lose that terror of 'this is my last job, I'll never work again.' You can never relax and rely on whatever reputation you've built."
- Derek Jacobi
(Related: Work, Job, Relax, Reputation, Terror)
"That business of relaxation, which is so terribly modern today, is all good and well, but my work interests me so much, and is so varied, that many times it seems relaxing when I go from one aspect to another."
- Arne Jacobsen
(Related: Business, Work, Relaxation, Today)
"When I'm home, I'm relaxed."
- Marion Jones
"Winning the Outstanding Contribution award is great, because you know you have won in advance. Previously, I have been really nervous during the ceremony because you have no idea if you are going to get called up on stage. This time I could relax and enjoy myself."
- Tom Jones
(Related: Time, Idea, Winning, Ceremony, Relax)
"Success produces confidence; confidence relaxes industry, and negligence ruins the reputation which accuracy had raised."
- Ben Jonson
(Related: Success, Accuracy, Confidence, Reputation)
"I must confess that, at that time, I had absolutely no knowledge of the slowness of the relaxation processes in the ground state, processes which take place in collisions with the wall or with the molecules of a foreign gas."
- Alfred Kastler
(Related: Time, Knowledge, Relaxation, State)
"I think you have to relax about aging. What else can you do?"
- Felicity Kendal
"I think the best thing I can do is to be a distraction. A husband lives and breathes his work all day long. If he comes home to more table thumping, how can the poor man ever relax?"
- Jackie Kennedy
(Related: Home, Work, HusbDay, Man, Poor, Relax)
"It has an air about it of having strolled in from the street with a few tricks up its sleeve, and if everybody would relax, please, it would do its best to pass the time whimsically."
- Walter Kerr
(Related: Time, Relax)
"I'm sort of the comic relief after a hard day at work. My message is that it's OK to relax."
- Larry King
(Related: Work, Day, Relax)
"True relaxation, which would do me the world of good, does not exist for me."
- Gustav Klimt
(Related: Relaxation, World)
"What impressed me particularly in Vienna was the strict order everywhere. No mob disturbances of any kind, in spite of the greatly increased liberty and relaxation of police regulations."
- Fritz Kreisler
(Related: Liberty, Mob, Order, Police, Relaxation)
"I think I'd have done better if I had been a little more relaxed-if I had not pressed quite so hard, if I'd not lost quite so much sleep."
- Charles Kuralt
"I think it was always there and it was maybe a matter of bringing it out. It was harder than I thought it would be and I had to try harder. I had to regain my confidence, maybe the most important thing. I have learned a lot to relax. I know what I can do now, and I do it."
- Guy Lafleur
(Related: Thought, Confidence, Now, Relax)
"Philosophically, what I have learned is to thy own self be true. That is the biggest lesson of all. Relax; music is fun. To many people take it to seriously because of the money involved."
- Greg Lake
(Related: Money, Music, People, Fun, Relax, Self)
"To relax, I work."
- Christopher Lambert
(Related: Work, Relax)
"I was working straight for nine months and I'm exhausted. I'm ready to relax for a little while and read. I don't want to work for work sake; I have to be excited about it."
- Sanaa Lathan
(Related: Work, Months, Relax, Want)
"I have often said that I wish I had invented blue jeans: the most spectacular, the most practical, the most relaxed and nonchalant. They have expression, modesty, sex appeal, simplicity - all I hope for in my clothes."
- Yves Saint Laurent
(Related: Sex, Hope, Clothes, Expression, Modesty, Sex appeal, Simplicity)
"Nervousness was never something I would ever associate with the Beatles ever. A Hard Day's Night was relatively unscathed by marijuana, but even then they were quite relaxed about it."
- Richard Lester
(Related: Day, Nervousness, Night)
"I'm 20 years old. I like to party as much as anyone my age. Going clubbing is my way of relaxing or releasing a lot of stress. I don't feel that I should have to justify that part of my life. I don't know that I'm necessarily an addict."
- Lindsay Lohan
(Related: Age, Life, Old, Party, Stress, Years)
"Relax, Georgie, I'm just making my collar and cuffs match."
- Carole Lombard
"Off camera, I am not so quiet, I have a fun time, relaxed."
- LaToya London
(Related: Time, Fun, Quiet)
"I love Sufism as I love beautiful poetry, but it is not the answer. Sufism is like a mirage in the desert. It says to you, come and sit, relax and enjoy yourself for a while."
- Naguib Mahfouz
(Related: Love, Poetry, Relax)
"Some people might say I need to learn how to relax."
- Taryn Manning
(Related: People, Relax)
"What I dream of is an art of balance, of purity and serenity devoid of troubling or depressing subject matter - a soothing, calming influence on the mind, rather like a good armchair which provides relaxation from physical fatigue."
- Henri Matisse
(Related: Art, Dream, Balance, Fatigue, Influence, Mind, Purity, Relaxation, Serenity)
"The aesthetic of architecture has to be rooted in a broader idea about human activities like walking, relaxing and communicating. Architecture thinks about how these activities can be given added value."
- Thom Mayne
(Related: Architecture, Idea, Value, Walking)
"I find that putting my makeup on and playing with different looks is really relaxing for me before the show."
- Martina McBride
"You know I used to sit there and I'd go outside and play ball and everything, but now in my free time I just kind of lay back and relax because this atmosphere is so busy and stressful, so anytime I can sleep, you'd best believe I'm sleepin'."
- Scotty McCreery
(Related: Time, Now, Play, Relax, Sleep)
"You enter a state of controlled passivity, you relax your grip and accept that even if your declared intention is to justify the ways of God to man, you might end up interesting your readers rather more in Satan."
- Ian Mcewan
(Related: God, End, Intention, Man, Relax, Satan, State)
"This is such a special summer holiday for me. I haven't known myself so relaxed in years."
- Kylie Minogue
(Related: Holiday, Summer, Years)
"We've become much more casual and much more relaxed in social interactions, where there was a formality and maybe a kind of respect at that time that doesn't exist now."
- Radha Mitchell
(Related: Time, Now, Respect)
"The more relaxed you can get, the better you'll do."
- Isaac Mizrahi
"It is necessary to relax your muscles when you can. Relaxing your brain is fatal."
- Stirling Moss
"I'm relaxed about my career. I've been making movies for over 20 years, so I've earned at least the right to relax."
- Eddie Murphy
(Related: Movies, Career, Relax, Right, Years)
"I find it very difficult to relax. I find it increasingly difficult to find outlets for my frustration."
- Judd Nelson
(Related: Frustration, Relax)
"Art raises its head where creeds relax."
- Friedrich Nietzsche
(Related: Art, Relax)
"That is not to say that we can relax our readiness to defend ourselves. Our armament must be adequate to the needs, but our faith is not primarily in these machines of defense but in ourselves."
- Chester W. Nimitz
(Related: Faith, Defense, Machines, Needs, Relax)
"Sure, one can always get the students to relax and be happy - entertained, but although being laid back and relax can also lead to creativity, mostly it means that nothing much gets done."
- Donald Norman
(Related: Creativity, Being, Nothing, Relax, Students)
"To me I've just really, really found a relaxed, peaceful side of my life and I'm enjoying it."
- Greg Norman
"There is an atmosphere about the picture theatre that speaks of entertainment and relaxation. The charming surroundings, good music, and the fact that each visitor is determined to enjoy a few hours of holiday all exert an influence on the mind."
- Ivor Novello
(Related: Music, Entertainment, Fact, Holiday, Influence, Mind, Relaxation, Theatre)
"Now I take the summer off, relax, and I know that at the end of July we're gonna start another season."
- Jerry Orbach
(Related: End, July, Now, Relax, Summer)
"The average session takes about one to two hours. It's totally amazing because when a person breathes, they go through one stage of relaxation after another, and every stage releases tension."
- Leonard Orr
(Related: Relaxation, Tension)
"The odds are always against you no matter what your previous history is. You have to overcome the tendency to relax."
- Tom Osborne
(Related: History, Relax)
"I mean, all alternative comedy is are comedians that have being doing it for so long, for so long, that they were relaxed enough to start becoming personal on stage."
- Patton Oswalt
(Related: Being, Comedians, Comedy)
"It doesn't happen very often that you get to work with some really good friends of yours and there's a common language between everyone, you don't have to explain what you're doing, you can just run with it. It makes it just so much easier and more relaxed."
- Elizabeth Perkins
(Related: Work, Friends, Language)
"Swimming is normal for me. I'm relaxed. I'm comfortable, and I know my surroundings. It's my home."
- Michael Phelps
"I went to Zimbabwe. I know how white people feel in America now; relaxed! Cause when I heard the police car I knew they weren't coming after me!"
- Richard Pryor
(Related: Car, People, America, Cause, Now, Police)
"We did not treat the Americans badly. They left Iran in a relaxed mood. The embassy was active here after the revolution. We didn't have any problem with them. They started it."
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani
(Related: Americans, Revolution)
"So that ideas of sort of relaxed symmetry have been something for years that I have been concerned with because I think that symmetry is a neutral shape as opposed to a form of design."
- Robert Rauschenberg
(Related: Design, Ideas, Years)
"I'd distract myself until finally it was a combination of things. The show was over and I had time on my hands. I had taken time and played and just relaxed."
- Paul Reiser
"Gardening is how I relax. It's another form of creating and playing with colors."
- Oscar de la Renta
(Related: Gardening, Colors, Relax)
"Getting married and then having children just centered me and grounded my values. It was like a whole new world. It started happening in New York with a little play called Cruise Control, where I relaxed, and then I kept getting work in Hollywood till this series happened."
- Patricia Richardson
(Related: Work, Control, Values, Children, Hollywood, Play, World)
"You must first spend some time getting your model to relax. Then you'll get a natural expression."
- Norman Rockwell
(Related: Time, Expression, First, Relax)
"That's definitely a part of who Superman is and definitely who Clark on the farm is. It translates to how calm he is. I feel like I'm pretty calm most of the time and relaxed, which gives presence to the character."
- Brandon Routh
(Related: Time, Character, Pretty)
"I'm more relaxed when I can hear the beat clearly all the time I'm singing."
- Jimmy Rushing
(Related: Time, Singing)
"Making love is like hitting a baseball. You just gotta relax and concentrate."
- Susan Sarandon
(Related: Love, Baseball, Relax)
"Although I was entirely relaxed on camera, if I had to stand up and say something to an assembled group of people, I was rendered all but inarticulate."
- Jessica Savitch
"Shooting clay targets is a very cleansing experience. It's very relaxing. It takes a lot of concentration. It's also very social, since you're usually shooting with friends. You can talk and forget about almost anything else that's on your mind."
- Tom Selleck
(Related: Experience, Forget, Friends, Mind, Talk)
"Motherhood has relaxed me in many ways. You learn to deal with crisis. I've become a juggler, I suppose. It's all a big circus, and nobody who knows me believes I can manage, but sometimes I do."
- Jane Seymour
(Related: Crisis, Motherhood)
"One of the things I was so glad that happened to me on Knots was that I learned to relax."
- Ted Shackelford
"Experience has taught me how important it is to just keep going, focusing on running fast and relaxed. Eventually it passes and the flow returns. It's part of racing."
- Frank Shorter
(Related: Experience, Racing, Running)
"It's one of the strangest attributes of this profession that when we writers get exhausted writing one thing, we relax by writing another."
- Dan Simmons
(Related: Profession, Relax, Writers, Writing)
"We look at the world and see what we have learned to believe is there. We have been conditioned to expect... but, as photographers, we must learn to relax our beliefs."
- Aaron Siskind
(Related: Beliefs, Relax, World)
"I've always got such high expectations for myself. I'm aware of them, but I can't relax them."
- Mary Decker Slaney
(Related: Expectations, Relax)
"There's no hope of me becoming completely relaxed on stage. If I did, I'd sit down and doze off."
- Robert Smith
"I don't like telling people where I stand on this, although I'm surprised anybody wonders. I suppose if I say I'm pro-choice, if I make that clear, it let's the audience off the hook, then they can sort of relax. Okay, it's alright he's pro-choice then I can enjoy this."
- Todd Solondz
(Related: People, Relax, Wonders)
"We should all relax about life because you don't have a clue as to what's really going on."
- Barry Sonnenfeld
(Related: Life, Relax)
"I've been on sets where things weren't relaxed because someone was creating tension for no reason."
- Kevin Spacey
(Related: Reason, Tension)
"We came around the corner, I kissed her and after I kissed her she relaxed. And then I grabbed her and kissed her again and she was shocked! And that was what we wanted."
- Rod Steiger
"Everything you need to get that relaxed driving that brings consistency only comes with practice."
- John Surtees
(Related: Consistency, Driving, Practice)
"I had a really good feeling about that match. You know, they are good friends, and Chris had to feel really relaxed because of being out there with Tiger."
- Hal Sutton
(Related: Being, Feeling, Friends)
"I think all jocks have a sensitive side. It's just, will they show it to anybody? Will they let their guard down and stop being tough and the cool jock guy around their friends, or just relax? I don't know if it's best to say opening up, but just relax and really say what you're actually thinking, and not what you think people want to hear."
- Channing Tatum
(Related: People, Being, Friends, Relax, Thinking, Want, Will)
"I learned very early that an audience would relax and look at things differently if they felt they could laugh with you from time to time. There's an energy that comes through the release of tension that is laughter."
- Twyla Tharp
(Related: Time, Energy, Laughter, Relax, Tension)
"When some people get parts, they feel they can now relax, but for me it was always the opposite. Sometimes before I do a movie or before I act out a scene, I may not sleep well the night before. If I don't know what the scene is about, I might get all worked up."
- Benicio Del Toro
(Related: People, Act, May, Night, Now, Relax, Sleep)
"I'm not wise, but the beginning of wisdom is there; it's like relaxing into - and an acceptance of - things."
- Tina Turner
(Related: Wisdom, Acceptance, Beginning)
"I tell you one of the great things about this movie is, with all that's going on around the world right now, it's just good to go to a movie where you don't have to think too hard, just have a good time, and relax and be crazy."
- Blair Underwood
(Related: Time, Now, Relax, Right, World)
"Wait for those unguarded moments. Relax the mood and, like the child dropping off to sleep, the subject often reveals his truest self."
- Barbara Walters
(Related: Moments, Relax, Self, Sleep)
"To have faith is to trust yourself to the water. When you swim you don't grab hold of the water, because if you do you will sink and drown. Instead you relax, and float."
- Alan Watts
(Related: Faith, Trust, Relax, Water, Will)
"I like a girl to look relaxed. Tight jeans and rock t-shirts are cute!"
- Devon Werkheiser
"I'm not very good at relaxing. Reading's the main thing. On the bus, on the tube, on the loo. Literally all the time. I mean, I don't think there's a moment of the day when I wouldn't be if I was left alone."
- Samuel West
(Related: Time, Day, Reading)
"The only way I could relax was when I was with my children."
- Andrew Wiles
(Related: Children, Relax)
"I love to go to Ireland just to relax."
- Ron Wood
(Related: Love, Ireland, Relax)
"I just have to relax before each shot, and let it happen knowing that I've done it a million times before."
- Jennifer Wyatt
"It's so important to look relaxed."
- Loretta Young