We’ve collected the best Accustomed Quotes from the greatest minds of the world: Enes Kanter, Dorothy Allison, Peter Singer, Rebecca De Mornay, Steve Allen. Use them as an inspiration.
One of the strengths I derive from my class background is that I am accustomed to contempt.
We may feel the pain of falling back from a level of affluence to which we have grown accustomed, but most people in developed countries are still, by historical standards, extraordinarily well off.
I was accustomed to being in far, far riskier environments. So I thought going into that canyon was a walk in the park – there were no avalanches, it was a beautiful day and I was essentially just walking.
In Latin America, many people live with outstretched hands. Throughout the hemisphere, paternalistic governments accustom people to receiving just enough to survive instead of participating in society.
When you’re in the military, you get accustomed to sleep deprivation.
It will take time for the idea of decentralized trust through computation to become a part of mainstream consciousness, and until then, the idea creates cognitive dissonance for those accustomed to centralized trust systems.
I am not accustomed to protocol.
I’m so accustomed to being alone.
I come from gender-balanced workplaces. I started off working in medicine, and when I went through med school, it’s 50/50 men and women. And when I started working as a doctor, it’s 50/50 men and women. So I’ve always been very accustomed to women occupying pivotal roles in the professional environment.
We’ve grown accustomed to injustice in Russia. People are constantly being arrested unlawfully.
Actors are accustomed to doing exactly what the director or writer requests us to do, and rarely get involved in that part of the process.
Kids are so accustomed to technology that it’s upsetting to watch them without their phones. They don’t know what to do. Sometimes I feel like I’m like that, too – if I get my phone taken away because I’m grounded, I don’t know what to do. So I just have to sit in my room and stare blankly at the ceiling.
I have no problems with the blue astro-turf. I have got used to it, and I believe that we have got sufficient games to get accustomed to playing on blue turf.
Security is a component of everyday life that one spending time in Washington, D.C., gets accustomed to. Metal detectors, police vehicle barriers and heavily-armed police officers become strangely commonplace after awhile.
If a spectator with a philosophical mind, somebody accustomed to reading books, gets the same kind of information in a movie, he might not fully understand it.
A lot of evangelicals have grown accustomed to feeling used by the political process. Every politician appeals to us, every one wants to hear us out during the campaign, but then things change once they get into office.
As you submit to God more and more, you will get accustomed to being nourished by the power of truth. He is so holy that He cannot lie. God reveals His truth to His people through the Holy Spirit.
I guess I’ve become very accustomed to playing in the 7/4, which is something we’ve done quite a lot.
I am indeed willing to acknowledge what I have done, an error and presumption. I will call it an error and presumption because I swerved from the accustomed flowery paths of female delicacy.
Not only was it necessary to get the gorillas accustomed to the bluejeaned creature who had become a part of their daily lives, it was also very necessary for me to know and recognize the particular animals of each group as the amazing individuals they were.
I think a lot of politicians, rightfully so, understand that their political futures are tied to how many times people see their names in print. The press is so accustomed to politicians wanting those things, it’s a surprise when somebody’s like, ‘Whatever, I’m not really worried about those things.’
We are becoming so accustomed to millions and billions of dollars that ‘thousands‘ has almost passed out of the dictionary.
The road is hard, and you have to get accustomed to it.
Homosexuality is a way of life that I’ve grown accustomed to.
‘Salaryitis’ is when you become so accustomed to that salary that you no longer have the gumption to pull out of the rut and strike out on your own. It destroys the nerve of ambitious, imaginative men, and bowing to it has meant sure defeat for more people than any other sickness, mental or physical.
It definitely does take some time to get accustomed to the character you’re portraying and takes an equal amount of time to get out of it.
Americans are accustomed to welcoming, or at least receiving, refugees from other countries, not creating our own.
I’ve been accustomed to being famous and having a certain level of attention for 14 years, but in the last few months, it’s changed. It’s like on the arcade game, I’ve gone up to the next level.
I’d known the Duke of Edinburgh over a period of 40 years, so I’d long been accustomed to his sense of humor.
Observe constantly that all things take place by change, and accustom thyself to consider that the nature of the Universe loves nothing so much as to change the things which are, and to make new things like them.
Each colony became accustomed to planting new settlements and to claiming new boundaries.
To accustom the infant to get out of its own difficulties or to calm it by rocking it may be to lay the foundations of a good or of a bad disposition.
English football is a lot different to Spanish football but Soldado is an international for Spain, he is a player who has become accustomed to playing against great teams – and he has always scored goals.
Obviously, I’ve made several films in Korea, so I’m very well accustomed and acclimated to Korean filmmaking.
I am accustomed to making the most out of my opportunities.
When an injury robs a player of his ability to train the way he’s accustomed to, there is nearly always an alternative.
I’ve always had an appreciation of my life and the lifestyle me and my family have become accustomed to. It’s more to do with the little things.
Just having the internet is a weird and dangerous thing because people become accustomed to knowing things when they want to know them and not having to work for it. I definitely see the value in not knowing everything and having mystery in life and mystery in people.
Empathy is not as complicated when you have some aspects in common with your character; it’s not impossible to know someone who’s like you in many ways but different in one. This is true especially if you are a reader. Reading makes you accustomed to inhabiting other lives and sensibilities.
I’m not accustomed to doing films without seeing the script.
When you play professionally, you get accustomed to turnover. Players come and go – they get injured, they get transferred, they get cut from the team. Coaches are hired, and coaches are fired. It’s just part of the world you live in.
Don’t grow accustomed to living with less, doing less, and being less to the point that you eventually sit back and accept it.
How terribly downright must be the utterances of storms and earthquakes to those accustomed to the soft hypocrisies of society.
I’d grown accustomed to seeing myself as someone who, if fallible and unworthy, had nevertheless managed to do one thing well enough to get recognition for it.
I am accustomed to sleep and in my dreams to imagine the same things that lunatics imagine when awake.
We’re not accustomed to judging things on philosophical importance.
When you have a country that’s been accustomed to government spending at a certain level, it is really hard to ratchet it back.
I can no longer play at a level I was accustomed to in the past.
Innocence is not virtue. Virtue demands the active employment of an ardent mind in the promotion of the general good. No man can be eminently virtuous who is not accustomed to an extensive range of reflection.
Being called a huckster and a charlatan started several years ago, so that’s something I’m accustomed to. In most cases, it doesn’t bother me.
There are many advantages in their being accustomed to the use of arms, and no possible disadvantage.
It’s the off-the-court spotlight in terms of having people look at you in terms of analyzing every little thing you do in your life, or having less privacy in your day-to-day activities, that’s an area I need to get more accustomed to.
Conservatism is a hard choice for a society that has become accustomed to big government and big entitlements promoted by liberals.
I’m accustomed to being harassed.
New faces have more authority than accustomed ones.
Bitcoin woke us all up to a new way to pay, and culturally, I think a much larger percentage of us have become accustomed to the idea that money no longer comes with the friction it once had.
By law and institutional culture, FDA seeks to apply a single tool to its approach to regulation – the requirement for pre-market approval. The agency is accustomed to compelling innovators to submit evidence to FDA and seek permission for marketing.
When you’re accustomed to privilege, parity and equity and equality may feel like oppression.
The hardest thing in golf is trying to two-putt when you have to, because your brain isn’t wired that way. You’re accustomed to trying to make putts, and when you change that mind-set, your brain short-circuits, especially under pressure.