Lend Quotes

Here, we’ve compiled a list of the best Lend Quotes from famous persons: Rob Portman, Robert Englund, Scott Garrett, Jeffrey Kluger, Meghana Raj. The wide variety of quotes available makes it possible to find a quote to suit your needs. You’ve likely heard some of the Lend Quotes before, but that’s because they truly are great.

My dad did everything he could. It was a start-up, and

My dad did everything he could. It was a start-up, and the banks didn’t want to lend him enough money, so he mortgaged our house.
Nightmare on Elm Street’ really lends itself to using new technologies. CGI would be a great way to exploit and embrace the dream sequences.
If we want the banks to lend – and we all do – if we want the economy to expand – and we all do – do you really want to start confining the banks in their ability to make profits in order to generate more capital to lend out to the people?
We are all born with an innate understanding of interpersonal equity – the idea that if you lend me your rake today, I’ll respond in kind when you come to borrow my shovel tomorrow. Or nearly all of us are born with that. Psychopaths aren’t.
Nobody was willing to lend their bike or teach me to ride. Bike riding is very addictive and nobody wants to part with their bike for someone else.
Towards the end of ‘Dark Shadows,’ the sets are cracking and bleeding, but so is Angelique. The fact that she breaks apart physically as well as mentally lends an added dimension, and I just loved playing that.
Negative interest rates hurt banks’ balance sheets, with the ‘wealth effect‘ on banks overwhelming the small increase in incentives to lend.
I typically try not to think too hard about what I’m going to do in a certain scene with a certain actor in a certain moment because I think that kind of lends its way to not being as improvisational and sort of carefree as one would hope.
Some of the most important stories don’t lend themselves to television treatment.
Never lend your car to anyone to whom you have given birth.
The kind of work I do, there’s usually a lot of money on the line; there are jobs on the line. It’s not a world that lends itself to everyone being friendly all the time. We’re certainly not sitting around holding hands singing ‘Kumbaya.’
I think ‘Rake’ was a very clever crossover, actually, because it does lend itself to the city of L.A.
There’s timing in drama. You have to have a sense of rhythm. But the real thing that lends yourself to drama as opposed to comedy is a sense from the audience of whether there’s more to it than you can see.
Our approach on lending has always been that we will lend to India-linked assets, because that’s the risk that we understand, and that is the business that has been doing very well.
So American culture is itself a hybrid and lends itself to use in other people’s hybrids.
I lend my daughter beauty products, but only as a treat. If she’s going to a party, I’ll let her borrow a mascara or moisturizer.
Alpha‘ is a very fast-moving book. It doesn’t lend itself to laborious introspection and the navel-gazing that some stories can fall prey to.
It’s hard because I think I fall into this in-between space where there’s something that’s innately feminine about me, and there’s also something that’s kind of androgynous. I carry myself somewhere in between, and I think my music lends itself to that as well.
I really enjoy watching animation films and I have always been curious about how such well-established actors in Hollywood lend their voices to animation films.
When you get all this stuff on and you put on the guns and the hair, it has an effect on the actor. It tends to lend a certain something to the way you feel as you’re just walking around looking that way.
Keith Carradine
There’s a lot of brilliant comics who are amazing, but you can see them doing the same 20 minutes that they were doing five years ago, verbatim. I think that doesn’t lend itself to progressing.
It’s one of the things about being a person with a public presence, to get to lend your name to a worthy cause.
For whatever reason, I encounter Canadian whiskey at hunting camps way more often than I do in restaurants, bars, or homes. Could be the lower price. Could be the mellow character, which lends itself to long hours of fireside sipping. Or it could just be tradition.
A documentary film is a great way of helping people understand because, somehow, when one is able to see the people involved, it lends a certain immediacy and understanding that is hard to get on the page.
For example, Michael Mann’s film Collateral – there is certain kinds of stories that lend themselves to digital photography. Some things are very raw stories that digital photography kind of lends itself to.
Matthew Modine
My dad owns a company that lends equipment to industrial projects. I’ve been obsessed with taking it over since I could talk. I’d follow him and repeat conversations about how many tons of cranes were arriving. He said it was a man‘s world, so I studied electrical engineering because it was related.
Ruchi Sanghvi
People always ask what a book is about, as if it has to be about something. I don’t want to write books that lend themselves to that sort of description. My books are more a kind of breaking-down.
Lost,’ at its core, is a science-fiction show. Live music helps lend an air of legitimacy to this otherwise crazy storyline. It makes a big difference.
Whatever universe a professor believes in must at any rate be a universe that lends itself to lengthy discourse. A universe definable in two sentences is something for which the professorial intellect has no use. No faith in anything of that cheap kind!
Dance has helped me with everything. It was a great foundation for discipline, hard work and, unfortunately, the ever-elusive idea of perfection. It lends itself easily to fight choreography, because that’s what it really is. Choreography. And knowing how to move with someone.
It may be said, let him take Money at Interest, and not buy at Time. But then Men must be found, that will lend; the Legislative must provide a Fund to borrow upon.
Dudley North
It’s always been my feeling that God lends you your children until they’re about eighteen years old. If you haven‘t made your points with them by then, it’s too late.
Betty Ford
I always feel compelled to lend my voice to things I strongly believe in.
Don’t be too harsh to these poems until they’re typed. I always think typescript lends some sort of certainty: at least, if the things are bad then, they appear to be bad with conviction.
Dylan Thomas
And if these be unprincipled agents who scruple at nothing, he will be a bold man who will deny that there are always to be found men at the bar who lend their services most cordially to back and support these agents in their most desperate cases.
George Combe
Tough wrestlers have never been uncommon. Competing and performing through injuries, enduring crazy travel schedules and wrestling with no offseason just lends itself for one to have to be tough to make it long term and with success in sports-entertainment.
Spending time with the military certainly lends itself to some remarkable experiences, and I’ve been privileged to have had my share.
Online I see people committingsocial media suicide‘ all the time by one of two ways. Firstly by responding to all criticism, meaning you’re never going to find time to complete important milestones of your own, and by responding to things that don’t warrant a response. This lends more credibility by driving traffic.
The life of an actor lends itself to emotion, and yet you have to be tough as old boots to stay at the table.
I have – and this isn’t a thing I talk about often – a decent set of legs. There’s an unexpected musculature that lends them a healthy shape.
I do mostly comedy, and it tends to be a subtler comedy. But I think that probably lends itself well to commercials.
Allyn Rachel
Biography lends to death a new terror.
To God be humble, to thy friend be kind, and with thy neighbors gladly lend and borrow; His chance tonight, it maybe thine tomorrow.
William Dunbar
A film is being made on his life, so as a daughter and as a singer I will definitely be a part of it – not only in terms of the music but also in other aspects. It’s an emotional project for us, every member of Kumar family will be associated with it. I am very happy to lend my voice in my father‘s biopic.
Everybody likes a kidder, but nobody lends him money.
I consider ‘Dr. Horrible‘ a tremendous success. The fact that it won an Emmy I just think lends validity to what we were doing and the point we were trying to make: taking the power into someone else’s hands and changing the world.
Harvard was also a little bit of a villain in my first book, ‘The Dante Club.’ I guess there might be a way to make Harvard more of a sympathetic presence, but it’s such a powerful institution that it more naturally lends itself toward not necessarily a negative but an obstructionist element in a story.
If the government is funding itself at 2 per cent, you know, how much are you going to pay savers if you want to lend money at a cheaper rate? People have the incentive to build a factory or open new stores. It is a trade-off.
If you have one good idea, people will lend you twenty.
We need to cut the capital gains tax; we need to take regulations off the backs of business and allow banks to once again lend.
I don’t ‘handle‘ people. It’s so much easier to manipulate actors than to really have an earnest discussion with them. It’s very easy to say whatever’s going to appease them and then turn around and do whatever you want to do. It’s difficult to be forthright with people, because the job does not lend itself to that.
I had always wanted to lend my voice to a character. I did a voice for this video game, called ‘Fallout 3,’ and that was really fun.
When you live by the sea, there are definite seasons when you can see the weather coming and going, which lends itself to photography.
Graeme Le Saux
Prayer indeed is good, but while calling on the gods a man should himself lend a hand.
I just try to love and serve everyone, and bring everyone water, and lend an ear; that’s what Jesus said to do.
To look forward and not back, To look out and not in, and To lend a hand.
Me and my friend Ioan Gruffudd are like chalk and cheese when it comes to clothes. He lives for his clothes and has an amazing wardrobe. If we’re going out I’ll turn up at his house and say, ‘I haven’t got anything to wear,’ and he’ll tut and sigh and then lend me something swanky.
Heaven lent you a soul, Earth will lend a grave.
By refusing to lend a hand, we are not only robbing our colleagues and peers of the opportunity to gain guidance, but we are also robbing ourselves of the opportunity to lead.
The number one priority is going to be make sure that banks lend.
The challenge is to lend conviction even to the voices which advocate views I find personally abhorrent, whether they are political Islamists or officers justifying a coup.
It is vital that women who have fought to get to the top, lend a hand to women coming after them – sharing their stories and acting as role models.
On behalf of the federal government, I wish now publicly to appeal to the provinces to lend their co-operation in furthering our country‘s war effort by effecting at as early a date as may be possible this much needed restriction.
The business of a bank is to lend money; which amounts, nowadays, to lending credit.
I’ve been thinking if ‘GoT’ would lend itself easily to an MMORPG. I mean, it certainly has the background and incredible storylines for it, along with some pretty huge characters to hinge the story around.
Believe me, ‘tis a godlike thing to lend; to owe is a heroic virtue.
I never, never lend any of my own clothes for parts any more because you lose your clothes; they become the characters’ clothes, and you can never wear them again.
Study lends a kind of enchantment to all our surroundings.
I am hoping to be able to lend my support to a Sickle Cell charity in the near future, as I want to try and help raise money and awareness about this disease.
Jourdan Dunn
Age, like distance lends a double charm.
Oliver Herford
Do not make the writer stand behind a podium. Anything but. A podium reeks of the lecture hall. A music stand, on the other hand, is nicely minimal and lends the writer – who usually needs all the help s/he can get – a musician‘s second-hand cool-factor.
I’ve had experience in management and TV and hope to be able to lend some of that to TNA and maybe persuade some wrestlers to come in this direction because of the influence I’ve had on their careers in the past.
It is better to give then to lend, and it costs about the same.
Philip Gibbs
I think people look great in black. I love that what stands out is the person, especially. Black just conveys a kind of drama, even if it can be quiet drama. It does lend to the wearer a sense of confidence.
What is missed when people talk about books is the moment of grace when the reader creates the book, lends it the authority of their life and soul. The books I love are me, have become me.
Liberty University will not lend its name or financial support to undermine marriage or to promote abortion.
Our country’s social revolution lends itself to jokes and I use them.
It is no accident that the place that lends itself to creating conflicts between the dominant order of thought and people who want to speak their minds freely is the college campus, where conservatives feel outnumbered and crushed by a system of higher education that believes in academic freedom for me, not for thee.
My personal opinion is that when the economy does well, anybody who has a deposit franchise will survive and grow because how can you lend if you do not have a deposit franchise?
I went to the bank and proposed that they lend money to the poor people. The bankers almost fell over.
Epic stories, especially ‘quest narratives‘ like ‘The Iliad’ and ‘The Odyssey,’ are brilliant structures for storytelling. The quest lends itself to episodic storytelling.
We think we’ve got great stories and characters that will lend themselves to great standalone experiences, and that’s the way we’re focusing on it.
I believe the continually advancing Information Revolution will lend us the wisdom and strength to address humanity‘s previously unsolvable problems and help us make a positive impact on all of society.
I feel that my purpose is to shed light on some of the darker sides of our world, and to lend a hand and a voice to people struggling.
Video games lend themselves completely to 3-D.
Canada is a good country to be from. It has a gentler slower pace – it lends perspective.
Paul Anka
Nine of 10 whites in Chicago borrow from top-drawer banks and mortgage companies, which the industry calls prime lenders. They lend to people with A credit ratings, making loans at competitive rates.
It’s one thing to be dumb or ignorant or be in over your head. But if you can be the person who knows how much he does not know and be curious about the things you do not know, then that automatically lends itself to being a big-hearted, welcoming person who wants to know about every single person you meet.
A street is a story in asphalt – so it’s a paradox that the streets are the one place where the movies play fast and loose with continuity, something to which L.A. streets lend themselves as naturally as does the city’s psyche.
The most powerful person is he who is able to do least himself and burden others most with the things for which he lends his name and pockets the credit.
You never know when you lend somebody a hand, what that means for the rest of their lives.
I’ve gained a seriousness that has to do with a certain perspective, a gratitude for being able to see the importance of things. And that lends itself a gravity to everything. And that is something that I sort of carry as a weight but a good weight inside of me.
Lust is to the other passions what the nervous fluid is to life; it supports them all, lends strength to them all ambition, cruelty, avarice, revenge, are all founded on lust.
I am willing to lend that hand, I will continue to stay involved with my charities as long as they need me.
Laura San Giacomo
But when women are moved and lend help, when women, who are by nature calm and controlled, give encouragement and applause, when virtuous and knowledgeable women grace the endeavor with their sweet love, then it is invincible.
Vision is perhaps our greatest strength… it has kept us alive to the power and continuity of thought through the centuries, it makes us peer into the future and lends shape to the unknown.
Li Ka-shing
Actually, recording the Suite Chic album was so much fun and while working on this new album, people that I’ve worked with from Suite Chic has lend their voice.
Namie Amuro
When you tune your guitar in a different way, it lends itself to a new way of looking at your songwriting.
Let me put it this way, if you were drowning, you wouldn’t really be in a place to lend a hand as far as being rescued. You’d be at the mercy of the lifeguard. Once pulled out, you may be a little out of it, not sure where you are, but safe nonetheless.
The spirits of Havelock Ellis, Magnus Hirschfeld and Richard Freiherr von Krafft-Ebbing waft through the text to lend ‘The Third Sex‘ an air of scientific authority.
Tis distance lends enchantment to the view, and robes the mountain in its azure hue.
Thomas Campbell
I’ve always tried to lend my support to worth while causes, and I feel you should use your celebrity to help with worldwide causes and help them gain exposure.
Some stories seem to lend themselves to telling right away. ‘All The President‘s Men’ was done, what, four or five years after the event? It certainly seemed to work there, as opposed to something that happened 40 years ago.
There are so many different things that lend themselves to what makes a song magical, that go beyond just the lyrics or the composition. But arrangement and production and performance have such huge stakes in what makes that sort of lightning-in-a-bottle moment.
For the movie ‘Bhaskar Oru Rascal‘ I had to let go of a part of my agreed salary and in fact, had to lend money to the producer when he couldn’t meet his financial obligations at the time of the movie’s release.
For me, the passions and issues I care so much about are ones that lend themselves to work whether you’re in government or outside of government.
Someone had to lend me a hand or two to pull me forward. I feel it’s my duty to make sure I do the same.
Hockey lends itself to special events, including the Olympic competition: a glorious tournament of the best players in the world, putting on their national jerseys and playing on big rinks with no-goon Olympic rules and referee enforcement.
My face lends itself to austere characters, and unless they’re two-dimensional, I will do them. Any actor will tell you that an interesting villain is much more interesting to play.
Certainly the format of ghostbusting lends itself to a videogame beautifully.
When a good man lends himself to the advocacy of slavery, he must, at least for a time, feel himself to be any where but at home, amongst his new thoughts, doctrines, and modes of reasoning.
I suppose I’m a bit mean. My face on camera doesn’t lend itself to happy nice guys. I think it’s just that my bone structure looks menacing.
I don’t know how much I’m connected to the hip-hop scene, but I definitely lend from that urgency.
Faffing is completely harmless, whereas its oppositedynamic, purposeful activity – is often very harmful. Faffers do not tend to kill people or make them work 12-hour days or sell them shoddy merchandise or lend them vast sums of money that they cannot pay back.
Teach your children poetry; it opens the mind, lends grace to wisdom and makes the heroic virtues hereditary.
While countless Americans are pulling together to lend a helping hand, Nancy Pelosi and Harry Reid are pointing fingers in a shameless effort to tear us apart.
Ken Mehlman
There isn’t a bank in the world that could withstand a run. They all borrow short and lend long, regardless of what they say.
If a song’s about something I’ve experienced or that could’ve happened to me it’s good. But if it’s alien to me, I couldn’t lend anything to it. Because that’s what soul is all about.
Lucy Kellaway’s columns in the ‘Financial Times‘ lend themselves to podcasts because they usually consist of her giving a brisk ticking off to some CEO or subversively wondering whether we’re really as busy as we pretend we are.
Honestly, I am hoping to influence young people, and Twitter‘s a great way to encourage them to lend their voice to the conversation. Any time you can show young people that you support gay friends and that there are gay people in the world who are lovely, happy, singing, and in love, it opens their minds.
I am hands-on in any project that I am associated with. I just don’t want to put my face or name and lend it to a product that I’m not behind a hundred percent.
I want to do what I can lend my talents to, but I want it to be as a human being and not as a two-dimensional character.
You never give away your heart; you lend it from time to time. If it were not so, how could we take it back without asking?
People often ask me if my parents helped me. My mother did lend me $10 to register the domain name.
What built America’s called the American system, from Hamilton to Polk to Henry Clay to Lincoln to the Roosevelts. A system of protection of our manufacturing, financial system that lends to manufacturers, OK, and the control of our borders.
I just feel like the songs I write lend themselves to this girl-power feeling, and those are the artists that I looked up to when I was younger.
My face has a versatility that lends itself to different looks.
The fact I have alopecia is a unique thing. It lends itself to these very bright, vibrant characters, whether a good guy or a bad guy.
My worst investment decision so far is to lend money to friends. So far, it has all come to zero.
Bank should be healthy and robust system should be there to lend more, more credit should be available and that can only happen with the financial health of the bank being right.
There are a lot of parallels between the historical Henry VIII and Jonathan Rhys Meyers. There’s an oscillation and extremity of emotion throughout his repertoire that lends itself beautifully to the nature of Henry VIII, definitely. He will push things to the limit, and yet remain in emotional control.
Fear is our deepest and strongest emotion, and the one which best lends itself to the creation of nature-defying illusions.
I want to believe that those who have been appointed to accomplish this mission will be totally committed, devoting all their skills and determination to their work. I urge you to lend them your support so that, together, we can build that bright future worthy of our country.
Paul Biya
We have Christians against Muslims against Jews, and no matter how liberal your theology, merely identifying yourself as a Christian or a Jew lends tacit validity to this status quo. People have morally identified with a subset of humanity rather than with humanity as a whole.
Look, if Givenchy is going to lend you a dress, I’m not going to turn it down. I would wear that dress to just go out and buy a pint of milk if they would lend it to me.
All the weird inconveniences of adult life that you thought they made up to lend excitement and color to episodes of ‘Sex and the City’ are, in fact, real.
Parents lend children their experience and a vicarious memory; children endow their parents with a vicarious immortality.
There’s almost nothing you can’t do with a cashew. Not only does it lend its nutty sweetness to savory dishes, it also gives desserts a deep richness.
I’ve always found teenagers really interesting. I think they’ve got so much going on in their lives, so that lends itself really well to fiction because there’s so much drama, so much activity, so much growth.
Lisa McMann
I believe that independent film making is the last frontier of creative expression available. So I’m always willing to lend a helping hand to a young film maker who’s just getting into the business.
Lloyd Kaufman
Never lend people money you can’t afford to give them as a gift.