Quotes with stay
The white man is very clever. He came quietly and peaceably with his religion. We were amused at his foolishness and allowed him to stay. Now he has won our brothers, and our clan can no longer act like one. He has put a knife on the things that held us together and we have fallen apart.
Things Fall Apart
All good is hard. All evil is easy. Dying, losing, cheating, and mediocrity is easy. Stay away from easy.
I really felt I gave all the energy I have left inside my body. I made my dream a reality, and it will stay forever with me, but now my body just can’t cope with everything. I have pain everywhere after 45 minutes or an hour of play. I’ve been doing this for so long, and, yeah, it’s just body-wise, I just can’t do it anymore.
Announcing her retirement (August 15, 2013)
People discuss parenting the way they talk about denominations of faith. They say, "The other camp [is] absurd, and why would you ever do fill-in-the-blank with your kid?" Then you go to the other camp and they're making fun of the other people. We try to stay out of the fray.
Don't talk to me about rules, dear. Wherever I stay I make the goddamn rules.
About her controversial personality and performance
My, I get so depressed after a poor meal; that's why I can never stay in England for more than a week.
I could never really see the point of being high-profile when I loathed it so much. Every now and then, you can go to something like an Oscars ceremony, but nobody is holding a gun to your head. The rules were the same 40 years ago as they are now. You can either choose your spotlight - or you can stay at home.
I despise all adjectives that try to describe people as liberal or conservative, rightist or leftist, as long as they stay in the useful part of the road.
There are two ways of making yourself stand out from the crowd. One is by having a job so big you can go home before the bell rings if you want to. The other is by finding so much to do that you must stay after the others have gone. The one who enjoys the former once took advantage of the latter.
If you are not a psychiatrist, stay away from idiots. They are too stupid to pay a layman for his company.
If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion and avoid the people, you might better stay home. You are like a pebble thrown into water; you become wet on the surface, but are never part of the water.
In "Good Advice," ed. Wm. Safire & Leonard Safire, 1982.
You can't stay in your corner of the forest waiting for others to come to you. You have to go to them sometimes.
Winnie the Pooh
Neutrality where the Communists are concerned means three things: we get out; they stay in; they take over.
You've got to be [an] optimist to be a Democrat, and you've got to be a humorist to stay one.
Radio Show, June 24, 1934.
Wars come and go, but my soldiers stay eternal.
Now the whole point about machines is they are designed not to be random. When you call up a word processing program on your computer, you don't want it to be different every time you call it up. You want it to stay the same.
I come to the office each morning and stay for long hours doing what has to be done to the best of my ability. And when you've done the best you can, you can't do any better. So when I go to sleep I turn everything over to the Lord and forget it.
Youth is when you're allowed to stay up late on New Year's Eve. Middle age is when you're forced to!