Straightforward Related Quotes



The message of "The Winner Takes It All" is straightforward: It argues that the concept of relationships ending on mutual terms is an emotional fallacy. One person is inevitably okay and the other is inevitably devastated.

Chuck Klosterman

#Devastated #Mutual #Relationships #Straightforward #Winner


“I think these appropriations are very necessary and very straightforward. These appropriations fall within revenues that have been projected.”

Sen. Roosevelt David

#Appropriations #Fall #Necessary #Projected #Revenues #Straightforward #Think #Within


Marriage probably originated as a straightforward food-for-sex deal among foraging primates. Compatibility was not a big issue, nor, of course, was there any tension over who would control the remote.

Barbara Ehrenreich

#Compatibility #Straightforward #Tension


I don't feel like I have a super straightforward relationship with the idea of fame. It makes me sort of level things out in my own brain almost immediately when I meet someone.

Zoe Kazan

#Straightforward


“My proposal to re-establish diplomatic relations - not necessarily friendly relations, but diplomatic relations - is a sensible, simple, and straightforward approach that will finally get us off dead center.”

Cyrus Vance

#Diplomatic #Establish #Friendly #Necessarily #Not #Proposal #Relations #Sensible #Simple #Straightforward


“In my own work, I tend to cover a lot of time and to jump back and forward in time, and sometimes the way I do this is not very straightforward.”

Alice Munro

#Jumping #Straightforward #Time #Work


You have to be rather straightforward with your clients. You can't tell the parties only nice things. This is not an entertainment show; it's not reality television either.

Martti Ahtisaari

#Clients #Straightforward


It is straightforward"?and never mind, for now, about plagues and famines: if God existed, and if he cared for humankind, he would never have given us religion.

Martin Amis

#Existed #Humankind #Plagues #Straightforward


Persuading everyone to behave decently to each other because the society is so fragile is a worthy goal, but it may be more straightforward just to make the societies less fragile, which means developing their economies.

Paul Collier

#Developing #Persuading #Straightforward


When people see the conventions, they think they're going to get the straightforward genre - I don't give them that and they get mad. People see that and they think I don't understand the conventions because I'm not a good filmmaker.

Mary Harron

#Genre #Straightforward