My Favorite Quotes

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 Mordechai Vanunu - “I couldn't sleep for two years, they tried to break my nerves. They used a lot of psychology to brainwash.”  
 Jim Sullivan - “All session people suffer from nerves.”  
 Sharon Stone - “Before I was a year old I walked and talked and I was even potty trained. When I started going to school I think I got on everyone's nerves because I used to ask adult questions rather than settle for the stuff usually fed to kids.”  
 Dana Plato - “I think the whole nerves thing comes into play when we worry about what other people and society will think.”  
 Ivan Pavlov - “So the stimulation effected by the act of eating reaches the gastric glands by means of the nerve fibres that are contained in the vagus nerves.”  
 Ivan Pavlov - “Our experiments not only proved the existence of a nervous apparatus in the above-mentioned glands, but also disclosed some facts clearly showing the participation of these nerves in normal activity.”  
 Ivan Pavlov - “In the case of the stomach, however, the nerves of the glandular cells were always severed when constructing an artificially isolated pouch and this, naturally, affected the normal work of the stomach.”  
 Ed O'Neill - “All this flying around got on my nerves. But then I gave the script to Cathy to get her opinion. When she started to laugh, it was like 'That's it'. I went to LA and I got the part.”  
 Mike Nichols - “Nerves provide me with energy... It's when I don't have them, when I feel at ease, that's when I get worried.”  
 Amelie Mauresmo - “I definitely wanted this win today and I don't want anybody to talk about my nerves anymore.”  
 Fritz Kreisler - “Human nerves quickly get accustomed to the most unusual conditions and circumstances and I noticed that quite a number of men actually fell asleep from sheer exhaustion in the trenches, in spite of the roaring of the cannon about us and the whizzing of shrapnel over our heads.”  
 Temple Grandin - “I have been on the same dose of anti-depressants for 15 years, and my nerves still go up and down in cycles but my nerves are cycling at a lower level than they were before.”  
 Mel Gibson - “Well, I think any time you delve into this sort of religion, politics, as you well know, you're going to, you know, touch a few nerves. I wasn't - now - and this is the honest truth.”  
 Eric Clapton - “I don't have half the nerves there that I have anywhere else.”  
 Edmund Burke - “He that struggles with us strengthens our nerves, and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper.”  
 John Bonham - “My nerves before a gig got worse I had terrible bad nerves all the time. Once we started... I was fine.”  
 Norman Lear - “My family argued at the top of their lungs and on the edge of their nerves, forever. That's what they did, so that was my experience.”  
 Ben Olsen - “Yes, yes a lot. I was probably more nervous for this game than I have been in a long time. Nerves help sometimes, though.”  
 Bill Dorenkott - “I think it's a combination of nerves and excitement. If we can channel that into something positive, I think they will be fine.”  
 Bob Burnquist - “The level of risk on Pierre's run was beyond. To culminate in a technical run like that shows nerves of steel.”  
 Erin Smith - “It was a lot easier as I went on. My nerves were awful. Thank God I pulled through.”  
 Eric Hinske - “I felt like I made a nice throw to home. It would have been nice to throw him out but the guy didn't hit the ball too hard at me, so it was just good to get the nerves out of the way. I caught the first fly ball that came to me and the second one was a hit.”  
 Tedy Bruschi - “I had a good amount of nerves. If you haven't done something in a long time, you always have some nerves the first time back. I had some good reads and had some bad reads. All of that comes with (this) being the first day (back).”  
 Terry Bailey - “We don't get these very often, ... It always gets your nerves up. It's an upbeat part of the job.”  
 Vicky Maes - “The girls were able to get their nerves out and responded well.”  

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