Top Quotes About Anything
A desire arises in the mind. It is satisfied immediately another comes. In the interval which separates two desires a perfect calm reigns in the mind. It is at this moment freed from all thought, love or hate.
Success cannot come from standstill men. Methods change and men must change with them.
James Cash Penney
I know acts and I’m not going to name names but these people sold ten million copies the first time and the second album sells three million and it’s considered a failure and they’re dropped and that’s really a shame.
For this reason, the expansion of relations with all countries is on the agenda of the Islamic Republic of Iran. I mean balanced relationships, based on mutual respect and observation of each other’s rights.
Optics, developing in us through study, teach us to see.
The few bright meteors in man’s intellectual horizon could well be matched by women, were she allowed to occupy the same elevated position.
My whole working philosophy is that the only stable happiness for mankind is that it shall live married in blessed union to woman-kind – intimacy, physical and psychical between a man and his wife. I wish to add that my state of bliss is by no means perfect.
David Herbert Lawrence
Money is neither my god nor my devil. It is a form of energy that tends to make us more of who we already are, whether it’s greedy or loving.
Movie-making is telling a story with the best technology at your disposal.
No operatic star has yet died soon enough for me.
Happiness never lays its finger on its pulse.
The political tradition of ancient thought, filtered in Italy by Machiavelli, says one thing clearly: every prince needs allies, and the bigger the responsibility, the more allies he needs.
Astronomy’s much more fun when you’re not an astronomer.
The being cannot be termed rational or virtuous, who obeys any authority, but that of reason.
I quite agree with you. The sun is not kind. God should use a rose amber spot.
I never listen to the radio unless I rent a car.
Think of submitting our measure to the advice of politicians! I would as soon submit the subject of the equality of a goose to a fox.
Anna Howard Shaw
There are several such issues where I have departed radically from the Republican orthodoxy.
And I would urge all women to have that regular mammogram.
Our expanding Canadian operations are concrete evidence of General Motors confidence in Canada.
Charles E. Wilson
Are Christians too stupid that we can’t write a script, we can’t film a movie OR we don’t know how to act?
I really owe everything to my parents and their devotion and drive to see to it that their children had the education which led to the opportunities that they never were able to have.
George J. Mitchell
I wore a woman’s antique fur jacket to my high school junior prom.
If and when we get married, only a completely opposite system will prevail.
David O. Selznick
I’m into the idea of responsibility and edification and these things have found me and I have found them. I wanted to be in the movie and I made it known to Mike.
When I was a young player, I would look at players and think, he does this well, and try and pick up good points from them, or he conducts himself well, I’ll pick up on that.
If we dare to come closer to our fellow human beings, we will be able to see and understand them better.
Kjell Magne Bondevik
Sometimes a 3-1 favorite loses. That’s why they call it gambling, and that’s why they keep flipping over the cards.
The study and knowledge of the universe would somehow be lame and defective were no practical results to follow.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
One of the comments that we’ve heard that has really blessed us is people have been driven back to the book of Revelation to prove us wrong only to find that what we said was there.
Your face makes my soul want to eat chocolate pudding!
I don’t think children’s inner feelings have changed. They still want a mother and father in the very same house; they want places to play.
I have a rough idea when I walk into a studio though.
I don’t fear death because I don’t fear anything I don’t understand. When I start to think about it, I order a massage and it goes away.
We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same.
When all the performances are excellent, critics understand it’s the direction.
I feel about me like I’m one of the working people, just like you, and everybody else. I don’t fit the part of a celebrity.
With a lot of songs on this record, one verse doesn’t relate to the next verse. I don’t think that one day really relates to the next day in life.
Besides being a guitar player, I’m a big fan of the guitar. I love that damn instrument.
The world is moving so fast these days that the one who says it can’t be done is generally interrupted by someone doing it.
Harry Emerson Fosdick
We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
In many biological structures proteins are simply components of larger molecular machines.
As society advances the standard of poverty rises.
This was all very new to me and I did not want to ruin his film! So we worked hard on that basis of confidence that is needed to collaborate comfortably.
So, it, of course, makes one wonder how many other people there might be who are completely innocent, who have been sent by the U.S. to countries where they’ve been interrogated, and in some instances it seems tortured.
I have been playing a lot of keyboards, especially in the last five or six years. I suppose it gives you more scope than the guitar, although it does tend to make you write a different way.
I can no longer play at a level I was accustomed to in the past.
If you are caught on a golf course during a storm and are afraid of lightning, hold up a 1-iron. Not even God can hit a 1-iron.
I don’t always like my own behavior. I haven’t known anyone who is perfect all the time.
The winds that blow our billions away return burdened with themes of scorn and dispraise.