Take a picture quotes:

  • When I take a picture I take 10 percent of what I see. -- Annie Leibovitz
  • I've been in beautiful landscapes where one is tempted to whip out a camera and take a picture. I've learned to resist that. -- David Byrne
  • If each photograph steals a bit of the soul, isn't it possible that I give up pieces of mine every time I take a picture? -- Richard Avedon
  • If I say 'Find me an interesting painting' to Google, someday a robot could go around the Picasso museum and take a picture for me. -- Vijay Kumar
  • I've created a vocabulary of different styles. I draw from many different ways to take a picture. Sometimes I go back to reportage, to journalism. -- Annie Leibovitz
  • Once, I had to clip a jacket back to take a picture, and after they were done I forgot to remove the clip until someone noticed. -- Shay Mitchell
  • I'd just like to be able to walk outside as everyone does and enjoy time with my friends, not feel bad for not wanting to take a picture. -- Liam Payne
  • You don't take a picture, you make a picture. -- Ansel Adams
  • Never take a picture of anything you are not passionately interested in. -- Lisette Model
  • If you don't take a picture now, you are called an asshole. -- Tyler Hoechlin
  • I am a perfectionist. When I take a picture...it's gotta be good. -- Weegee
  • If I want to take a picture, I take it no matter what. -- Nan Goldin
  • I just get inspired to take a picture by the beauty and vulnerability of my friends. -- Nan Goldin
  • Clothing is always a tool that helps me take a picture. But it's never about the clothing. -- Carine Roitfeld
  • I think my interest gets sparked when I recognize a memory. That is when I take a picture. -- Alex Majoli
  • Where you get people who want to take a picture of you or take a picture of them with you. -- Maggie Smith
  • If you find an idea without form, please let me know because I would love to take a picture of it. -- Vik Muniz
  • When you take a picture of someone, never show it to them right away. If they don't like it, they may erase it. -- Jean Pigozzi
  • I don't like asking for an autograph, but I would like to take a picture with Jessica Simpson because I love her style! -- Ashley Tisdale
  • Every time you go to a party and take a picture and post that picture to Facebook, you're being a rat. You're being a narc. -- Julian Assange
  • I go out to take a walk, I see something, I take a picture. I take photographs. I have avoided profound explanations of what I do. -- Saul Leiter
  • I tell the person I won't take a picture or sign the autograph, but I will shake their hand. That kind of personal touch is all they're really seeking. -- Chevy Chase
  • For you to be able to take a picture of yourself that you feel good enough about to share with the world - I think that's a great thing. -- Ezra Koenig
  • If I had a camera,' I said, 'I'd take a picture of you every day. That way I'd remember how you looked every single day of your life. -- Nicole Krauss
  • I've learned some quick tricks about how to fix my hair so I can dash somewhere unexpected and still be O.K. when someone stops me to take a picture. -- Mikaela Shiffrin
  • I have to give people time to take a picture, and sign autographs. I have to be generous to people. It is in my heart. Without that, I would not be Manny Pacquiao. -- Manny Pacquiao
  • I will go to a nice restaurant in Miami, and no one sitting at the tables will notice me or even know who I am. Then everyone in the kitchen comes out and wants to take a picture. -- Jorge Ramos
  • I've always been fascinated by twins. In my forty years of photographing, whenever there was an opportunity, I would take a picture of twins. I found the notion that two people could appear to look exactly alike very compelling. -- Mary Ellen Mark
  • You take a picture of yourself in some exceptional situation - skydiving or whatever. People always post those photos because it works - you're saying something about yourself that begs a conversation and that's what the users are there for. -- Christian Rudder
  • Number one, you can sell before you buy. I call it reverse e-commerce. You take a picture, you list it for sale, you sell it, you collect the revenue, then you go buy it and send it to the customer. -- Marc Ostrofsky
  • Every now and then, people will recognize me at restaurants or Universal Studios or something. I'll always take a picture with them if they want. I mean, that's what telling stories and acting for a living are for - for the people. -- Matthew Moy
  • The thing that's caught me off guard is going to dinner and people asking me for autographs or to take a picture. People coming to my house asking for autographs - that's something I really haven't grasped the whole entirety of yet. -- Johnny Manziel
  • I like to take pictures of lots of things: people-such as my nephews, my dogs, and just interesting objects that I see. For instance, I might take a picture of flowers by the side of the road, an old sign or a fence. -- Lacey Chabert
  • There's times when you're having dinner with a good friend and you're in the middle of a conversation and somebody comes up and cuts you off. Can you sign this? Can I take a picture with you? I'm adjusting to all the attention. -- Verne Troyer
  • I do not understand what makes me take a picture. Cartier-Bresson talks about the decisive moment, the necessity to function with lynx eyes and silk gloves. Perhaps what happens when you press the shutter is an intuitive act infused with all you have learned. -- Graciela Iturbide
  • I remember the first time I went to Europe, I had someone take a picture of me there, so I could really see myself there. There's a sense of being outside yourself, and I think celebrity allows us that too, to be outside ourselves. -- Jess Walter
  • My guilty pleasures are the websites where you can look at the fashions and see how different outfits will look. You can even take a picture of yourself and download it and play with the fashions! I love playing with these websites to see what I can learn. -- Indra Nooyi
  • I'd go down to the end of my street, to a garage that had a certain feeling about it, or a particular light; I'd take a picture of a friend who needed a head shot. That's how I learned, instead of having school assignments and learning camera techniques. -- Herb Ritts
  • On my Instagram, my boyfriend will take pictures of me, or someone else will take a picture of me, and they're like, 'What is wrong with her? She looks sick.' And I'm like, 'No I just don't have two hours of hair and makeup, you guys.' -- Troian Bellisario
  • You can take a picture of New York and one person looking at it will think it looks really depressing, frightening; and someone else will look at it and think of all the fun things you can do in New York. I think songs are kinda like that. -- Elliott Smith
  • I don't think I'm ever going to get to the point where people run across a freeway to take a picture of me. I really don't see it getting to that level of hysteria unless I have an affair with the Queen of Sweden or something like that. -- James McAvoy
  • I never set out to make a movie that was everything to everybody; if that were the case, we could all just take a picture of a tree and agree that the tree is beautiful and move on with our lives. I wouldn't even need to show up. -- Shane Carruth
  • I don't think you can lightly paint a picture. It's an activity I take very seriously. -- Howard Hodgkin
  • These days, it takes only seconds - seconds - for a picture, a photo, to suddenly become an international headline. -- Leon Panetta
  • I want to go to Australia and take the same goofy picture of me holding a koala that everyone else takes. -- Jessi Klein
  • I want a schedule-keeping, waking-up-early, wallet-carrying, picture-hanging man. I don't care if he takes prescription drugs for cholesterol or hair loss. -- Mindy Kaling
  • Beauty is in the character of a person. It's about having an interesting face and about what's inside. Anyone can take a good picture. -- Patrick Demarchelier
  • I don't seek to be in the tabloids but I suppose sometimes I go out and I'm wearing something and they take a picture and it's in. -- Joan Collins
  • We take safety very, very seriously on every film I make, and that's why I've never had a serious accident or anybody killed when I make a picture. -- Michael Mann
  • Every relationship between persons causes a picture of each to take form in the mind of the other, and this picture evidently is in reciprocal relationship with that personal relationship. -- Georg Simmel
  • What they will do is, you know the tabloids. They'll take one element of a story that may be true and they'll build everything around it. Take a picture and invent a story around it. -- Dennis Quaid
  • I like having my picture taken and being a glamorous person. Sometimes when I find myself getting impatient, I just remember the times I cried my eyes out because nobody wanted to take my picture at the Trocadero. -- Rita Hayworth
  • In all three cases, and for most human beings, the problem of suffering poses no difficult problem at all: one has a world picture in which suffering has its place, a world picture that takes suffering into account. -- Walter Kaufmann
  • People don't realize that one picture for you is just one picture. But for me, I take a thousand pictures a day. That adds up. It's tough getting somewhere on time when you have to stop that much. -- Chumlee
  • When someone says to you, 'Oh, I don't take a good picture,' what they mean is they haven't come to terms with how they look. They take a fine picture, it's just that their image of how they think they look is not in touch with the reality. -- Martin Parr
  • It's good that everyone has an opportunity to take pictures, the chance to be a photographer. Some are good, too. But the bad thing is that it's very, very difficult to take a great picture. Everyone can take a good picture - even a child - but it's hard to make a great one. -- Mary Ellen Mark
  • Take my picture Hollywood. I wanna be STAR -- Lady Gaga
  • Life's the longest picture you're ever gonna take. -- Ben Harper
  • If you didn't take the picture, you weren't there. -- Garry Winogrand
  • If you think your picture needs something, take something out. -- Harvey Dunn
  • I could take a photo, but I'd rather paint a picture. -- Mac Miller
  • You can take a good picture of anything. A bad one, too. -- William Eggleston
  • If you get to the top on your own, who'll take the picture? -- Thomas Dewar, 1st Baron Dewar
  • Take a picture not a trophy This is how real men shoot animals -- Ricky Gervais
  • Painting is like golf; the fewer strokes I take, the better the picture. -- John Marin
  • When you pay attention to detail, the big picture will take care of itself. -- Georges St-Pierre
  • Take a picture of this so Isaac can see it when they invent robot eyes. -- John Green
  • I want to take as the canvas for my next picture the entire surface of France. -- Yves Klein
  • I dont think you can lightly paint a picture. Its an activity I take very seriously. -- Howard Hodgkin
  • The eleventh commandment of a motion picture negotiation: Thou shalt not take less than thy last deal. -- John Gregory Dunne
  • If someone offers you a three picture deal at 20 you'd take it. I would have killed for it. -- Adam Rayner
  • I realized that I have very long arms so I can take the perfect arm-length picture with fans -- Taylor Swift
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  • A picture means I know where I was every minute. That's why I take pictures. It's a visual diary. -- Andy Warhol
  • Each picture you take has power as long as it brings experience to the person who's looking at it. -- Jay Maisel
  • Take my verses too serious ya hate me, cause I'm the one to paint a vivid picture, no HD. -- Drake
  • No matter what form the relationship might take, he was the only person she could picture sharing her life with. -- Haruki Murakami
  • What you do when you paint, you take a brush full of paint, get paint on the picture, and you have faith. -- Willem de Kooning
  • A selfie is a proof that either we are very lonely or too self absorbed to ask others to take our picture. -- Saru Singhal
  • When you feel like putting something into your picture or do not know what is the matter with it, take something out. -- Harvey Dunn
  • It is a good thing to stand away from the canvas from time to time and take a full view of the picture. -- Winston Churchill
  • When you go to take someone's picture, the first thing they say is, what you want me to do? Everyone is very awkward. -- Annie Leibovitz
  • Cause you know, life is what we make it and a chance is like a picture, it'd be nice if you just take it -- Drake
  • You return and again take the proper course, guided by what? - By the picture in mind of the place you are headed for. -- John McDonald
  • The point of fashion is that you take the picture you want. And fashion is the only photography that allows fantasy, and I'm a fantasist. -- Tim Walker
  • You don't have to do the picture, you have to do the autograph, but it's important to take that moment to make a human connection. -- Cindy Crawford
  • I think sometimes as an adult, you take people for what they do, and what they are now, instead of the whole picture of their lives. -- Lisa See
  • Life is always walking up to us and saying, "Come on in, the living's fine," and what do we do? Back off and take its picture. -- Russell Baker
  • I click my teeth together every time I want to take a mental picture of something, like, "Wow, what a beautiful sunset!" Slam your teeth together. -- Rich Fulcher
  • A sexy picture can come from anyone who forms an intimacy with their subject. You can take a sexy picture of your cat if you want to. -- Ellen von Unwerth
  • It's quite true that what I am aiming at, even when I take portraits, is to get a scandalous picture. I would love to be a paparazzo. -- Helmut Newton
  • You've got to visualize where you're headed and be very clear about it. Take a polaroid picture of where you're going to be in a few years. -- Sara Blakely
  • Take back your picture in a frame. Take back your singing in the rain. I just hope you understand sometimes the clothes do not make the man. -- George Michael
  • I only ever take one picture of one thing. Literally. Never two. So then that picture is taken and then the next one is waiting somewhere else. -- William Eggleston
  • The picture is like a prayer, an offering, and hopefully an opening through which to seek what we don't know, or already know and should take seriously. -- Emmet Gowin
  • The two greatest mannequins of the century were Gertrude Stein and Edith Sitwell - unquestionably. You just couldn't take a bad picture of those two old girls -- Diana Vreeland
  • Somebody would come in and say, I never take a good picture. I'd say, Why not? You've got two eyes, a nose, and a mouth like everybody else. -- James Van Der Zee
  • Children are paparazzi. They take your picture with their minds when you don't want them to see you at your worst. Trust me, they SEE and HEAR everything. -- Jamie Lee Curtis
  • They said this is Vanity Fair, and I said, Oh, I already take the magazine. They said Annie Leibovitz wants to take your picture and I thought, How nice! -- Shirley Knight
  • A goal is created three times. First as a mental picture. Second, when written down to add clarity and dimension. And third, when you take action towards its achievement. -- Gary Blair