Frank McCourt Quotes


18 Frank McCourt quotes:



"Happiness is hard to recall. Its just a glow."
Author: McCourt Quotes Category: Happiness Quotes Irish Author Quotes
"The sky is the limit. You never have the same experience twice."
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"You feel a sense of urgency, especially at my advanced age, when you're staring into the grave."
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"To do my job and do it well, I need to tune out criticism, ... I can't be persuaded by being pulled and tugged in different directions."
"To do my job and do it well, I need to tune out criticism. I can't be persuaded by being pulled and tugged in different directions."
"There were positive things about the church, that is, in the European cultural sense, the architecture, the liturgy, the music, the art, such as it was, the stations of the cross in the church, the tradition, and the atmosphere of awe and mystery in the mass. The atmosphere of miracle, one of mainly mystery, that's what fascinates me."
"I think I settled on the title before I ever wrote the book."
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"He has character, integrity, honesty, loyalty. ... He's trustworthy and accountable,"
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"He has character, integrity, honesty, loyalty. ... He's trustworthy and accountable. He respects the game. His values jumped off the page to me."
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"You know how it is in Hollywood, everybody kisses everybody. It's a handshake in Ireland. And a kind of tentativeness. Except when it's mothers and small children."
Author: McCourt Quotes Category: Hollywood Quotes Ireland Quotes
"The Dodgers are at a crossroads here. I'm very mindful of this historic franchise's tradition of greatness."
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"He has a high level of integrity, he's honest, hard-working, energetic, trustworthy, loyal, takes responsibility, accountable, loves and respects the game, loves and respects people."
Author: McCourt Quotes Category: Integrity Quotes Respectability Quotes
"I'm not one of those James Joyce intellectuals who can stand back and look at the whole edifice... It was a slow process for me to just crawl out of it, like a snake leaving his skin behind."
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"I'm very mindful of this franchise's tradition of greatness."
Author: McCourt Quotes Category: Greatness Quotes Franchise Quotes
"The Dodgers are at a crossroads here, ... I'm very mindful of this historic franchise's tradition of greatness."
Author: McCourt Quotes Category: Greatness Quotes Franchise Quotes
"Viva Los Dodgers has become one of the most anticipated events of the year. We're thrilled to continue this special tradition, ... The Dodgers take great pride in having strong ties to the Latino community and providing all of our fans with high-quality family entertainment all season long."
Author: McCourt Quotes Category: Pride Quotes High Quality Quotes
"My mother died in New York... she was cremated, and we took her ashes to Ireland one week and scattered the ashes on her family's gravesite."
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"I'd just go into a room in my memory and just look around and start seeing things that I'd forgotten, like the alphabet on the blackboard in Irish, which we had to chant every day for months and months and months. I remember the Gaelic script and things like that. And this awful, putrid lavatory that we used outside."
Author: McCourt Quotes Category: Memory Quotes



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