Quotes with tag:
It is our responsibilities, not ourselves, that we should take seriously.
When you are not treated seriously, you develop comically. Its sense of oneself is so fractured and fragile that it’s like the picked-on kid who has to become funny.
I think it’s a sensible thing not to read your fan mail – not to take it too seriously.
I don’t take myself seriously. Others should take me seriously, I don’t.
I like surprising my audiences, and it’s compulsory to have fun and be silly; I never take myself quite too seriously.
There are wives who are very involved with their husbands’ offices and really take their responsibility seriously in terms of issues and things like that. I was never very comfortable with being part of that.
Alan Greenspan is unskilled; you don’t take the unskilled seriously.
Although a madman, Norton wrote letters to Abraham Lincoln and Queen Victoria which they took seriously.
I love being regarded as a sex symbol, but I can’t take it too seriously.
Most period drama is so earnest. A lot of it is about making yourself take seriously things you wouldn’t normally.
So you don’t have to take us too seriously; I mean, we’re already intimidating enough on stage.
I am a professional sportswriter, among other things, and I take the games seriously. It is only one of my many powerful addictions, and I don’t mind admitting any of them.
If you want to be taken seriously, always check your fly.
I thought it was a glorious thing to be a critic and to be a literary editor, and one was really doing something that mattered: to keep up standards, to take books seriously.
I’ve been dancing all my life, but I never did it seriously.