Phrases about 'Window'

The skyline in Alfred Hitchcock's 'Rope' is made up: no, you don't get the Waldorf and the Chrysler and the Empire State buildings and a dozen other magnificent structures in one window.

Author: Bill Buford - American Author
  You , Up , Window , Buildings


I don't know if my agent will be upset but I quoted him saying that he would jump out a window if I turn down another project.

Author: Erika Christensen - American Actress
  Know , Down , Window , Upset


I write almost entirely in bed or on a couch with my feet up on the coffee table. I feel most creative when I'm looking out the window, and my bed and couch have nice views of the New York skyline.

Author: Gary Shteyngart - American Writer
  Feel , Looking , Window , Coffee


I look out the window sometimes to seek the color of the shadows and the different greens in the trees, but when I get ready to paint I just close my eyes and imagine a scene.

Author: Grandma Moses - American Artist
  Look , Sometimes , Eyes , Window


Anyway, I lived on the streets and did pretty good until I got caught stealing, what was it? I kicked in a restaurant window, went in and took all the food that I wanted, and while coming out I was grabbed.

Author: Gregory Corso - American Poet
  Good , Food , Window , Restaurant


It's not simply that British films do well at the box office and generate revenue, it's that they provide a window to the world of what Britain and its culture is about.

Author: Gurinder Chadha - English Director
  World , Culture , Window , Office


The task of an American writer is not to describe the misgivings of a woman taken in adultery as she looks out of a window at the rain but to describe four hundred people under the lights reaching for a foul ball. This is ceremony.

Author: John Cheever - American Writer
  People , Window , Woman , Rain


When Enron collapsed, through court processes, thousands and thousands of emails came out that were internal, and it provided a window into how the whole company was managed. It was all the little decisions that supported the flagrant violations.

Author: Julian Assange - Australian Activist
  How , Window , Decisions , Company


When I was a child and came with my elders to Galway for their salmon fishing in the river that rushes past the gaol, I used to look with awe at the window where men were hung, and the dark, closed gate.

Author: Lady Gregory - Irish Dramatist
  Look , Men , Window , River


The international community should treat this as a window of opportunity to ramp up preparedness and response.

Author: Margaret Chan - Chinese Public Servant
  Community , Window , Opportunity , Treat