Packaged quotes:

  • Packaged foods, partially hydrogenated oils and enriched flours are not your friends. Above all, remember this one word: transfats. Avoid it at all costs. -- Mehmet Oz
  • Letters are expectation packaged in an envelope. -- Shana Alexander
  • We live in a society where everything's packaged. -- Paloma Faith
  • Today, they're just up there for the money, just packaged and be gone. -- Ronnie Spector
  • I find rebellion packaged by a major corporation a little hard to take seriously. -- David Byrne
  • Groupon is a great concept packaged in a superb name, but the concept of group discounts is not new. -- Rachel Sklar
  • I'm a firm believer that all this packaged stuff that Americans are buying up in gobs is making them fatter. -- Michael Symon
  • When theater becomes a soothing middle-class thing, when it's packaged as the Night Out, then that's the death of it. -- Ralph Fiennes
  • How can a society that exists on instant mashed potatoes, packaged cake mixes, frozen dinners, and instant cameras teach patience to its young? -- Paul Sweeney
  • When we're young we have a very clear vision of how life is supposed to be, and it all seems very neatly packaged. -- Andrew Shue
  • I'm for the Wall Street Occupiers. But will they accept me when they find out I sell packaged mortgage default instruments to children? -- Steve Martin
  • I do not think it is an advantage to build planned packaged houses. If you prefabricate a house completely, it becomes an unnecessary restriction. -- Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
  • I see the Ricky Martin thing, and everything is like, just packaged for this moment. Where are they going to be 10 years, 20 years from now? -- Ronnie Spector
  • A virus is not just DNA; a virus is also packaged up, covered over with a series of proteins in a nice, elegant, well-compacted form. -- Francis Collins
  • So far, Indian companies have focused more on customer application. This needs to shift to packaged software for sectors such as banking and financial services. -- Sanjay Kumar
  • People's real hopes and dreams can be distorted and misdirected and packaged until you're not sure what you really want or what you even really need. -- Tracy Chapman
  • All of youth culture is packaged and sold back to us at this furious rate these days. I think it's part and parcel to this corporate encroachment on our lives in general. -- Ani DiFranco
  • Too many multi-vitamins are packaged as one size fits all, but you should be more specific about what you need. When I was competing as a dancer, I took zinc for healthy skin and immune system. -- Anton du Beke
  • The woman I am currently crazy about was a vegetarian for a year until I started dating her. As is the case with most vegetarians, she had never eaten properly prepared meat, only commercially packaged or otherwise abused flesh. -- Steve Albini
  • I think I'm developing a kind of subconscious loathing of the word 'franchise.' I just think of something that's packaged, something you can buy on a shelf and is immediately disposable. I don't know. It's a really weird word for me. -- Kate Winslet
  • I do all of the grocery shopping in my little family. I buy cheese, of many different kinds, sliced packaged meats and poultry, bagels, immense quantities of eggs, pre-made fried chicken. Milk. Bacon. It is insane how much dairy, deli and bakery stuff I buy. -- Ben Stein
  • Is there anything sadder than the foods of the 1950s? Canned, frozen, packaged concoctions, served up by the plateful, three meals per day, in an era in which the supermarket was king, the farmer's market was, well, for farmers, and the word 'locavore' sounded vaguely like a mythical beast. -- Jeffrey Kluger
  • Material things are not helpful after a certain degree of saturation. So you turn to other products. I think that therapy is a product that can transform you. But why does it need to be packaged as a product? Why can't I work on myself with my friends and family? -- Tino Sehgal
  • Musicians are often asked to answer for an entire culture, or for an entire movement. It's a process of commodification. It becomes packaged and summarized in a word like 'emo' or 'grunge'... or 'folk music.' I think that's just language itself, trying to understand the mysteries of the world. -- Sufjan Stevens
  • Elites are once again invoking Reagan, dropping their G's and saying things in a folksy sort of way that's meant to capture the hearts of people. And it's all fraud; it's all stagecraft. And people are falling for a great deal of elite behavior in this country packaged as if it's proletariat behavior. -- Eugene Jarecki
  • If your appraisal comes back too low - you don't have at least 10% equity for a conforming loan or 20% for a jumbo loan - you might not be able to refinance at all, at least with a loan that's packaged and sold to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. That means you may have to pay a much higher rate. -- Jean Chatzky
  • Why do we take pleasure in gruesome death, neatly packaged as a puzzle to which we may find a satisfactory solution through clues - or if we are not clever enough, have it revealed by the all-powerful tale-teller at the end of the book? It is something to do with being reduced to, and comforted by, playing by the rules. -- A. S. Byatt
  • Books are packaged dreams. -- Dean Koontz
  • Stupidity well packaged can sound like wisdom. -- Burton Malkiel
  • How dare the embodiment of her worst nightmare come packaged as her hottest fantasy? -- Karen Marie Moning
  • In the end, you can't censor the truth, especially when it comes packaged in hot music. -- Jay-Z
  • Why do we people in churches seem like cheerful, brainless tourists on a packaged tour of the Absolute? -- Annie Dillard
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  • My life is not packaged, Not tidy. There are leftover strands and jagged Edges that cut even my friends. -- Walter Dean Myers
  • Erotica is simply high-class pornography; better produced, better conceived, better executed, better packaged, designed for a better class of consumer. -- Andrea Dworkin
  • The big news, delicious tidbits, pearls of wisdom -- nicely packaged, constantly updated... What political junkie could ask for more? -- Larry Sabato
  • Life is a system of recurrent pairs, the poison and the antidote being eternally packaged together by some considerate heavenly druggist. -- Mary McCarthy
  • Mother's milk would be banned by the food safety laws of industrialized nations if it were sold as a packaged good. -- Paul Hawken
  • Time cannot be packaged and ribboned and left under trees for christmas morning.Time can't be given.But it can be shared -- Cecelia Ahern
  • What I have done is packaged the time-honored information into a process that is doable and has inspired millions to act on it. -- Dave Ramsey
  • Where else could one find such a perfect combination of American values -- racism, militarism, capitalism -- all packaged in one 'ideal' symbol, a woman. -- Robin Morgan
  • The packaged food business environment is very Darwinian. You're fighting for survival every year; you evolve and grow or you die. It's really that simple. -- Douglas Conant
  • Beats is inherently different: the company is a consumer electronics company but also a media company; a packaged goods company but also an entertainment company. -- Luke Wood
  • Corn syrup and added fats have been outed as major ingredients in fast food, but they hide out in packaged foods too, even presumed-innocent ones like crackers. -- Barbara Kingsolver
  • The growth of populations has in no way increased the amount [of art], it has merely increased the adeptness with which substitutes can be produced and packaged. -- Raymond Chandler
  • When a well-packaged web of lies has been sold gradually to the masses over generations, the truth will seem utterly preposterous and its speaker a raving lunatic. -- Donald James
  • The transfats found in margarine, packaged cookies, crackers and pasta increase fat in your midsection, and can actually redistribute fat from other parts of the body to the belly. -- Mehmet Oz
  • When it comes to radical youth culture nothing sells better than neatly packaged and politically correct rage against the world where everything is politically correct and neatly packaged for sale. -- Victor Pelevin
  • I think writing a book with film in mind is a way to write a really bad books. You can usually tell those books that are packaged to become films. -- Charlize Theron
  • Just as our bread, mixed and baked, packaged and sold without benefit of accident or human frailty, is uniformly good and uniformly tasteless, so will our speech become one speech. -- John Steinbeck
  • Refuse to allow yourself to become a vegetable that simply absorbs information, pre-packaged, pre-ideologized , because no message.. is anything but an ideological package that has gone through a kind of processing. -- Edward Said
  • In hospitals I feel palpable comfort. I feel the competence, the expertise, so much education and money, all of the supplies sterile, everything packaged, sealed tight. My fears evaporate when the automatic doors shush open. -- Dave Eggers