Top Quotes About Anything
A first love always occupies a special place.
When you’re famous, you don’t get to meet people because they want you to like them when the present themselves to you, and you don’t see the real people.
There is only one goal. That’s to keep working and keep flossing.
Television is becoming a collage – there are so many channels that you move through them making a collage yourself. In that sense, everyone sees something a bit different.
We talked about the Internet and Wikipedia and how facts and history are being collectively created online.
So I’m sorry, I’m going to continue to talk to the people, because I do believe that if they get to know you and what you are as a human being, they can more appreciate what you are as a performer.
What we wanted from an agent depended on what he brought in.
What gives it its human character is that the individual through language addresses himself in the role of the others in the group and thus becomes aware of them in his own conduct.
George H. Mead
Power is the great aphrodisiac.
Henry A. Kissinger
I love the smell of shampoo on a girl’s hair. You can walk past someone and be like, ‘Wow, you took a shower this morning, didn’t you? Because you smell lovely!’
When we were making KONG, I went into the sound room and made an aria of horror sounds. I was in charge of it; there was no one there to listen to me. I was totally in charge of what I wanted to do.
If I’d had some set idea of a finish line, don’t you think I would have crossed it years ago?
I’m not sure how aware of the rest of the world I am. I live a rather sheltered existence.
Once the festival achieved a certain level of notoriety, then people began to come here with agendas that were not the same as ours. We can’t do anything about that. We can’t control that.
People wear shorts to the Broadway theater. There should be a law against that.
Family jokes, though rightly cursed by strangers, are the bond that keeps most families alive.
My style is a very universal sound, which is very close to where I grew up.
I was hired as a penciler.
When we did Dynasty, it was the clothes. I think the clothes affected every woman around the world. I got so many letters, I think we made the designer a millionaire!
The farce is finished. I go to seek a vast perhaps.
I am really driven, but my drive doesn’t effect the conversations I have in my head about life, and my worries and fears and insecurities.
Teach us to give and not to count the cost.
What I liked about American movies when I was a kid was that they’re sort of larger than life and I think I’m still suffering from that reaction.
I am pleased to launch the Friends of Thailand Caucus in the U.S. House of Representatives.
But the Wisdom of God, which is His only-begotten Son, being in all respects incapable of change or alteration, and every good quality in Him being essential, and such as cannot be changed and converted, His glory is therefore declared to be pure and sincere.
For the most part, that message hasn’t changed a lot over the years – love is still love, and heartbreak is still heartbreak.
A political leader must keep looking over his shoulder all the time to see if the boys are still there. If they aren’t still there, he’s no longer a political leader.
There is humor in the specter of the worst disaster in our nation’s history. All I have to do is sweep away the debris of shock to find it.
You are bound, my hunch is, to make it just fine.
There are some classified documents there that we received from the CIA. Our arrangement with the CIA was that we could by mutual agreement declassify these documents, but we had no authority to unilaterally declassify them.
The difficulty with marriage is that we fall in love with a personality, but must live with a character.
Peter De Vries
In both business and personal life, I’ve always found that travel inspires me more than anything else I do. Evidence of the languages, cultures, scenery, food, and design sensibilities that I discover all over the world can be found in every piece of my jewelry.
During the Fifties, political and military activities in Vietnam were heavily influenced by the French, who as recent colonial masters, made all-important decisions.
Nguyen Cao Ky
Some people swear by writing courses, but whether it really helps American poetry, I have doubts.
The Congress has historically played covert communal politics in order to create what in India we call vote banks where you pit one community against another and so on in order to secure votes.
I only work with actors who take full responsibility for their characters.
Technology without hatred can be a blessing. Technology with hatred is always a disaster.
I imagine that my characters have become much more complicated than when I first began, which would be normal.
The bad news is that 50 people died in a hotel fire; the good news is that we got exclusive footage.
The moment you have in your heart this extraordinary thing called love and feel the depth, the delight, the ecstasy of it, you will discover that for you the world is transformed.
Where one man reads the Bible, a hundred read you and me.
Dwight L. Moody
I use to watch like maybe three or four movies, five days out of the week. I was a movie buff, but I really didn’t know what it was like behind the scenes, or the whole political process of it.
A lot of the fun lies in trying to penetrate the mystery; and this is best done by saying over the lines to yourself again and again, till they pass through the stage of sounding like nonsense, and finally return to a full sense that had at first escaped notice.
Where we love is home – home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
You know when I really realized like “wow” what a gift this is was when I sang at camp and a girl wrote me a letter and said the song that I sung kept her from committing suicide.
No person is ever good for much, that hasn’t been swept off their feet by enthusiasm between ages twenty and thirty.
James Anthony Froude
It’s sad – it’s sad for us old enough to remember when directors ruled, and films were substantially better than they are today. But it’s hard to argue with those kinds of grosses.
One way we can enliven the imagination is to push it toward the illogical. We’re not scientists. We don’t always have to make the logical, reasonable leap.
To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight; and never stop fighting.
E. E. Cummings
Music is mediator between spiritual and sensual life.
Ludwig van Beethoven
And also a lot of Muslims are no more religious then the average Swede. For them it’s natural that human rights come first.