But with writing, all you need is a pad of paper.
So I think I sometimes will put a cliche in and then just pad it out so you're not noticing.
If you believe you can, you probably can. If you believe you won't, you most assuredly won't. Belief is the ignition switch that gets you off the launching pad.
But really, anytime, I play on a practice pad as much as I can.
Mickey Mouse popped out of my mind onto a drawing pad 20 years ago on a train ride from Manhattan to Hollywood at a time when business fortunes of my brother Roy and myself were at lowest ebb and disaster seemed right around the corner.
Ideas are elusive, slippery things. Best to keep a pad of paper and a pencil at your bedside, so you can stab them during the night before they get away.
I don't go along with going to Moon first to build a launch pad to go to Mars. We should go to Mars from Earth orbit. We have already been to the Moon; we've already practiced.
The excitement really didn't start to build until the trailer - which was carrying me, with a space suit with ventilation and all that sort of stuff - pulled up to the launch pad.
I think it's somewhat hypocritical for the governor to state that we're going to pad her political nest by getting teachers on board, but we're using dirty gambling money to do it. At some point in time we're going to have to realize that this is a business. It is a legal business.
I was right there on launch pad 39B, looking up at those grand towers thinking about my teacher and her experiences up there. She always told us to reach for the stars, to not give up on your dreams. That's what made her one of my heroes. She lived what she preached. Man, she certainly did that for herself.
I take a pad and pencil and write down unusual things I see.
She kept a count of everything. Even the day she passed, she had a steno pad documenting the activities of the day and what she was doing.
We created bins using three-foot high concrete barriers on an asphalt pad. Put down a layer of sawdust and chips, lay down the deer and cover them up with more sawdust. Let them compost for the summer, and by the end, [the process] is finished.
He had plenty of time, and I had my pad down. I figured he would try to lift the puck, so I just lifted my pad a little bit. I was a little bit lucky, but it gave us a chance to win.
They cannot land at the helicopter pad at the hospital. That is flooded. They are landing on a parking garage, taking patients off the parking garage, transporting them to the Baton Rouge airport, loading them up on airplanes or in ambulances and then making their way back.
Pad level, the speed of the game and tempo. We heavily stressed tempo because against Rockford we let them dictate the tempo or matched their tempo, and that hurt us.
The only thing worse than a knee-jerk liberal is a knee-pad conservative.
I think he thought it was more flexible to take a pad of paper, usually a yellow pad and a pencil and he would make a million scratch outs.
Say the last thing he said was 'Cover Four' and the helmet goes down. You have to fire a pad, and if you hit the one pad it releases a second pad that you have to fight across. This is something you can apply on the field.
The tissues of the feet lose some of their elasticity, and the fat pad on the foot's bottom becomes thinner as people age.
We've well and truly done that now. We've got a really nice launching pad into tomorrow. With some good disciplined batting we can get a big lead.
We think the lake is very special. We are not interested in selling a land pad. We are interested in getting it right.
We don't see the festival as an end-point for these shows, ... It's a launching pad, a stepping stone for productions.
Oh yes, I've had that and heating pad and massage.
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