Quotes on Drills

Drill here, drill now, pay less. Newt Gingrich

It's inspiration that counts, not the drill. Hugo Ball

Told you not to tell her." "That's not how I work things. That's not how you build a relationship." "Build a relationship." Ryder snorted as he sent the drill whirling again. "You've been reading again." "Blow me. Nora Roberts

More drills for poor readers do not work. Stephen D. Krashen

Kev has these old Boston drills, where you all have to talk to each other, and interact, and it's helped us. Kevin Garnett

People don't buy drills they buy holes Zig Ziglar

A hard drill makes an easy battle. Alexander Suvorov

If you drill, there's going to be a spill. It's axiomatic. Dennis Kucinich

Perform drills that force your players to think Bobby Knight

We cannot drill our way out of our addiction to oil. Barack Obama

Drill your soldiers well, and give them a pattern yourself. Alexander Suvorov

Back in those days intimidation was the greatest tool the drill instructor had. Without that tool, he would not have had control. R Lee Ermey

The fact is, we cannot drill our way to oil independence. Carl Pope

Unless government appropriately regulates oil developments and holds oil executives accountable, the public will not trust them to drill, baby, drill. And we must! Sarah

People don't want to buy a quarter-inch drill. They want to buy a quarter-inch hole! Theodore Levitt

The last couple of practices, all we've been doing is a lot of defensive things. We've been going over some drills that make all of us have to communicate. Kevin Garnett

The fact is that we cannot drill our way to independence. We cannot drill our way to freedom, and we cannot drill our way to create jobs in this country. Jay Inslee

It's exploding bags, aerosol cans Southbound buses, Peter Pan They left it up to us again I thought you knew the drill It's kill or be killed. Conor Oberst

When I started off, I was working in a shed behind my house. All I had was a drill, an electric drill. That was the only machine I had. James Dyson

The bad news motivated the drill instructors that much more. R Lee Ermey

Do passing drills that come from your offense. John Wooden

Every asshole who ever chanted 'Drill baby drill' should have to report to the Gulf coast today for cleanup duty. Bill Maher

The natural man inevitably rebels against mathematics, a mild form of torture that could only be learned by painful processes of drill. Woodrow Wilson

Regulations are all very well for drill, but in the hour of danger they are no more use. You have to learn to think. Ferdinand Foch

All writing is discipline, but screenwriting is a drill sergeant. Robert Mckee

School is a drill for the battle of life. If you fail in the drill you will fail in the battle. Karl G Maeser

Each aspirant has to be a divine soldier. He must consciously and constantly use his divine energy to drill himself into a liberated soul. Sri Chinmoy

You smell good." "It's called a shower. Soap, shampoo, water-" "Naked. I know the drill. Becca Fitzpatrick

Life leaps like a geyser for those willing to drill through the rock of inertia. Alexis Carrel

We can't just drill our way out of the energy and climate challenge that we face. Barack Obama

Nobody who bought a drill actually wanted a drill. They wanted a hole. Therefore, if you want to sell drills, you should advertise information about making holes - NOT information about drills! Perry Marshall

People don't want quarter-inch drills. They want quarter-inch holes. Theodore Levitt

There is no time to fool around when you practice. Every drill must have a purpose. I try to never get away from thathabits are important Albert Pujols

My rhyming skills got you climbing hills, I'll travel through your mind into your spine like siren drills. Eminem

Long Toss! Far and away themost important drill for strengthening my arm. Paul Quantrill

I was trained in seismic prospecting. We'd drill a deep hole and put dynamite in the bottom and blow it up remotely, which would give you a cross-sectional picture of the subsurface, which tells you where to drill. George Saunders

When I was a kid, I was like everyone else: afraid of getting nuked. We had drills in school - Sweden was very close to the Soviet Union. There was definitely a lot of tension. Dolph Lundgren

Wrestlers, you don't just get better from wrestling live. To improve technique, you have to learn it, then drill it. Drilling is key! Jordan Burroughs

I spent six years in the army. That's the reason I am like a drill sergeant sometimes. Dharma Mittra

Blocking out is everyday, every drill, all the time. We run sprints every time someone does not blockout. Rick Majerus

Basketball is a full court game, so every drill must be done full court. Bobby Knight

In practice, don't just run basketball drills, teach the players how to play basketball. Don Meyer

With 3 percent of the worlds resources and 25 percent of the worlds demand, it is pretty obvious this country cannot drill its way to energy security. Lois Capps

President Bush announced a billion dollar mission to the moon and Mars. He came up with a snappy new slogan - to drill where no man has drilled before. Craig Kilborn

It's nice, it gives you a feeling of security so that if something breaks we know we can always call a guy over and he'll bring a drill or something. Brooke Shields

For the life of me I can't understand why BP couldn't go in at the ocean floor, maybe 10 feet lateral to the - around the periphery, drill a few holes, and put a little ammonium nitrate, some dynamite in those holes, and detonate that dynamite, and seal that leak. Seal it permanently. Phil Gingrey

In 19 years Stockton never once lost a suicide drill in practice. Well, there was one day. He was sick. But he still ran it Jerry Sloan

I have little patience with scientists who take a board of wood, look for its thinnest part, and drill a great number of holes where drilling is easy. Albert Einstein

The seven ages of man: spills, drills, thrills, bills, ills, pills and wills. Richard J Needham

It is impossible to give a soldier a good education without making him a deserter. His natural foe is the government that drills him. Henry David Thoreau

Drill for oil? You mean drill into the ground to try and find oil? You're crazy! Edwin Drake

The grinding of the intellect is for most people as painful as a dentists drill. Leonard Woolf

Nature abhors a lot of things, including vacuums, ships called the Marie Celeste, and the chuck keys for electric drills. Terry Pratchett

A laser is a weak source of energy. A laser takes [only] a few watts of energy and focuses them in a coherent stream of light. But with a laser, you can drill a hole in a diamond or wipe out cancer. Al Ries

Believe me, you have to have a certain confidence in your powers of descretion to let a dentist loose with a drill in your mouth less than an hour after you've...um...entertained his wife. Jojo Moyes

He had hard, steady eyes, and all the comforting, reassuring charm of a dental drill. - Harry Dresden describing Morgan Jim Butcher

No matter what society is trying to drill in your head about how you should look, how you should act, and what you need to say, I think it's all crap. All of it. Be yourself and do you. Christina Grimmie

I am very glad to hear that the Gardener has saved so much of the St. foin seed, and that of the India Hemp. Make the most you can of both, by sowing them again in drills. . . Let the ground be well prepared, and the Seed (St. loin) be sown in April. The Hemp may be sown any where. George Washington

It doesn't really matter whether you grip the arms of the dentist's chair or let your hands lie in your lap. The drill drills on. C S Lewis

You know, I was a regular on the Friday afternoon drill squad. Um, which... The year after I left school, I went back and thanked the sergeant major because I was so fit. John Newcombe

Far up above, aliens hover Making home movies for the folks back home Of all these weird creatures that lock up their spirits Drill holes in themselves and live for their secrets Thom Yorke

As she laughed I was aware of becoming involved in her laughter and being part of it, until her teeth were only accidental stars with a talent for squad-drill. T S Eliot

Feeling earthquakes was part of growing up, and also preparing for them: doing earthquake drills, or having earthquake supplies. The looming feeling was part of my life. My experience of earthquakes has always been more the fear of them, or the possibility. Karen Thompson Walker

Drill instructors worked seven days a week, fifteen to seventeen hours a day in many cases, with no time off in between platoons. R Lee Ermey

If you manage to stop the timber industry from cutting this forest, they'll cut that forest. If you stop oil drilling here, they'll go drill there. Woody Harrelson

Most of the time I meet my trainer at the gym and we do a lot of everything: weights circuit with cardio, football drills, sprinting with weights on the treadmill. Charisma Carpenter

Wonderful teachers should never let themselves be drill sergeants for the state. Jonathan Kozol

If you train people properly, they won't be able to tell a drill from the real thing. If anything, the real thing will be easier. Jessamyn West

I've done a lot of basketball drills, not a whole lot of competitive stuff. I have basically been in the gym everyday working on my game, working on the time off that I've had from the game, just getting myself prepared mentally and physically for the season. Grant Hill

Advertising is in essence simply a means of communication through mass media which is available to anyone who can pay for it. It is, in this sense, rather like electricity, which can be used to work a refrigerator or a dentist's drill. John Treasure

When you go out on the court whether it be for the championship or just a scrimmage, have confidence that your abilities and what you've learned in your drills are better than your opponent's. This does not mean you should disregard your opponent. Before taking the court for any game, you should do a lot of thinking about what you have to do to beat your opponent and what he must or can do to beat you. Bob Pettit

I can't stand to sing the same song the same way two nights in succession. If you can, then it ain't music, it's close order drill, or exercise or yodeling or something, not music. Billie Holiday

Fortunately for me, its my most favorite drill, and that is finishing. However, from a young age, soccer players in this country are not taught how to properly finish, and I think you see that through the professional ranks, that we dont have that killer instinct of the forwards from other countries. Landon Donovan

Drill and uniforms impose an architecture on the crowd. An army's beautiful. But that's not all; it panders to lower instincts than the aesthetic. The spectacle of human beings reduced to automatism satisfies the lust for power. Looking at mechanized slaves, one fancies oneself a master. Aldous Huxley

It is a curious fact about British Islanders, who hate drill and have not been invaded for nearly a thousand years, that as danger comes nearer and grows they become progressively less nervous; when it is imminent the are fierce, when it is mortal they are fearless. Winston Churchill

I would sell my life to avoid the pain that begins in the crib with its bars or perhaps with your first breath when the planets drill your future into you.... Anne Sexton

Sorrow comes with so many defense mechanisms. You have your shock, your denial, your getting wasted, your cracking jokes, and your religion. You also have the old standby catchall-the blind belief in fate, the whole "things happening for a reason" drill. Emily Giffin

Tawny," I barked. My voice held the authority of a drill sergeant. She jumped. "I am NOT making out with you until the end of time. You want to do this, then you've got to work for it. Now, TAKE OFF YOUR CLOTHES." "Oh," said Hugh. "I've waited ten years to hear you say that to another woman. Richelle Mead

One of the most important things, that we [in US] have to engage is unleashing our domestic energy production opportunities. It does come down to "drill, baby, drill," in addition to an "all of the above" energy policy. Sarah Palin

In other words these children, by avoiding the early drill on combinations, tables, and that sort of thing, had been able, in one year, to attain the level of accomplishment which the traditionally taught children had reached after three and one-half years of arithmetical drill. Louis P. Benezet