"Name" Sayings and Quotes
We're like, 'Woah, are we even in that league where we get nominated for a VMA?' And yet our name is right down there among the other nominees. It's very, very strange coming from a country of five and a half million people.
The man upstairs is pushing the buttons, and if your name happens to be on that button, well, thank you.
The combination of Ponzi's huge personality and the enormous if brief success of his scheme, combined with the tremendous publicity which surrounded it, is ultimately what attached his name to it.
Indian nouns are extremely connotive; that is, the name does more than simply denote the thing to which it belongs - in denoting the object, it also assigns to it some quality or characteristic.
I was never in the business of trying to put my name out there - I was really focused on music and records and being in the studio.
There is no way, believe me, despite my name being Winfield, and loving the game dearly. It wasn't in the cards. I didn't know what it was going to take to get here.
I had to overcome the name Rock. If I'd been as hip then as I am now, I would have never consented to be named Rock.
It has been a pleasure being in the same era. I mean, the guy's last name is Bolt, and he's the fastest man ever. You can't write a story like that, and so to be in the pages in there is nice.
I thought I was half white or something because I only know white people as Ferguson as their last name.
I had to overcome a lot of barriers. Until 1947, it was illegal for people from the subcontinent to migrate to the U.S. The subcontinentals were the last ethnic minority to gain citizenship. You assimilate. My name was too hard. They said, 'Shad is what we are calling you.' You go with the flow.
I will not allow either my good name or the good name of the company I founded and love to be unfairly tainted.
Indeed, no one does more injury in the church than he who acts perversely and yet has the name and order of sanctity.