Convoluted Quotes by Tracee Ellis Ross, Juliana Hatfield, Rhys Darby, Sarah Jeong, Dion DiMucci, Neil Shubin and many others.
Even if politicians spew confusing, convoluted jargon, these people are still meant to represent me, and the only way that happens is if I stay informed and vote.
When I start writing, I’ll have a vague concept or I’ll just have a title, and the song just goes on its own direction. Usually it goes in many directions within each song. They get really convoluted sometimes.
A lot of new dads don’t realise that you can’t take your 5-year-old along to see something like ‘The Avengers.’ Modern superhero films are too violent, and the dialogue is far too convoluted for a child.
Unfortunately, nothing is ever that simple in copyright law, and when it comes to music copyright, it’s especially convoluted.
There were a lot of bad relationships that got very convoluted up at Columbia with me, what they expected from me.
We were not designed rationally, but are products of a convoluted history.
But I’d much rather face a dozen assassins like LaFleur any night than deal with something as tricky, convoluted, and fragile as my feelings.
I’m not an athiest. How can you not believe in something that doesn’t exist? That’s way too convoluted for me.
The religions of the world must be assessed, not on the basis of their convoluted theologies, but in terms of the extent to which they serve as forces of liberation and empowerment.
The simple equations that generate the convoluted Mandelbrot fractal have been called the wittiest remarks ever made.
Most of the time, I get auditions for deaf characters where the scene has them communicating in really convoluted ways, like reading lips from across the room when the other persons back is turned or having other people parrot what they say.
The most important thing in convoluted families, I learnt as I wrote, is that the child feels loved. I knew from a young age that I was a problem which required constant solving; but I never felt unloved. I was lucky.
Casting is a convoluted kind of trip. No one likes to be typed – even if you’re a cab driver, or whatever you do.
Many seducers clutter the simple message of the gospel with legalistic additions, with convoluted attempts to legitimize moral compromise, and with psychological theories that turn churches into relational support groups instead of houses of worship.
The convoluted wording of legalisms grew up around the necessity to hide from ourselves the violence we intend toward each other. Between depriving a man of one hour from his life and depriving him of his life there exists only a difference of degree. You have done violence to him, consumed his energy.
In a long story like ‘Weathercraft,’ it becomes kind of convoluted. It can become perhaps difficult to remember what led up to whatever point you’re at. I worried a little bit about people being able to keep the shape of the story in their heads while they were reading it, and not wonder how they got wherever they were.
I’m not an atheist. How can you not believe in something that doesn’t exist? That’s way too convoluted for me.
The Tax Code today is more complicated than ever, and the very people on the Republican side who denounce the Tax Code’s complexity are the ones that put together what they now call a convoluted monstrosity. They put it into effect.
Men are gentle, honest and straightforward. Women are convoluted, deceptive and dangerous.
Unfortunately, public debates do not have much room for subtlety. The audience wants a quick thrust at your opponent, not a slow and convoluted series of moves. Whenever Obama uses subtleties in discussing a complex issue, he gets creamed.
Hitchcock loved long convoluted shots that contained a lot of tracking and camera moves.
Barack Obama is not the kind of guy we want in the Oval Office leading America. We do not want somebody who doesn’t like his own country, for whatever perverted, convoluted, stupid reasons.
That’s what life is, it’s the small struggles. You walk down the street for half an hour, you see half an hour of drama. You don’t need convoluted plot lines. You don’t need long-lost brothers. You don’t need it’s set on the future; it’s set on the moon.
Most of the time, I get auditions for deaf characters where the scene has them communicating in really convoluted ways, like reading lips from across the room when the other person’s back is turned or having other people parrot what they say.
I actually work better within restrictions. When you leave everything wide open, things tend to get a little convoluted. So when you give me those restrictions and I start to use my brain creatively to work around those, that’s when things get interesting.
When I did ‘Babe’ I wanted to talk about animal rights without going through some convoluted justifications about using animal products.
We had some wonderful people raising us, but they still weren’t our parents. As you get older, it gets distorted and convoluted, complicated, and, of course, you start looking for attention, affection, affinity in all the wrong places and in all the wrong ways.
The tedious and convoluted reasoning behind the Supreme Court’s ongoing project to expunge all references to God from the public domain.
To take charge of destiny means to play a very convoluted chess game on multiple levels of consciousness and existence.
I don’t want to make any general statements, but I feel like so many stories that are presented as being about humanity and human emotion are just so convoluted and overly dramatic and focus on these certain little things that are supposedly meaningful, but just don’t really mean anything.