Top Quotes About Anything
A premium in the oil price of somewhere between 10 to 15 dollars a barrel reflects this heightened anxiety.
Human vocabulary is still not capable, and probably never will be, of knowing, recognizing, and communicating everything that can be humanly experienced and felt.
In this electronic age we see ourselves being translated more and more into the form of information, moving toward the technological extension of consciousness.
In Hanover Park they highlighted the terrible plight of backyard dwellers and the fact that year after year nothing has been done to help you: the hope and despair you all live with every day.
Competition can be the most nerve-racking experience. Some people just thrive on it.
In my life, I don’t need to have my face plastered everywhere. It’s not really something I want.
With a painting, you don’t have to go back and paint it again.
I think all fiction should be fair game for the Christian market, except porn, of course.
Jerry B. Jenkins
Now I’m this far up the ladder and I’ve got so much farther to go with what I want to achieve with it.
Music is meant to be a beautiful thing.
Back in my day, I would probe by hand. Now you can get commercial software that does the job for you.
Were British protesters, armed with little more than a frisbee and a bag of plastic toy soldiers, really in danger of being shot by the US military in Gloucestershire?
I have music inside me and I’m very lucky to be able to play music and that’s the way that I try to do it.
As the treaty made with the United States was the first treaty entered into by your country with other countries, therefore the President regards Japan with peculiar friendliness.
There’s a big difference between decorators and designers and the training is very different.
I limited myself to introduce a change in my way of thinking and the way I see things. When I look at my child, I do it in a different way then when I’m contemplating a chair. They are different… the child is a living being, and the chair is an object.
It’s okay to make mistakes. Mistakes are our teachers – they help us to learn.
People forget that a huge proportion of our jobs still depend on agricultural production in Australia so of course there are exports. That’s easily overlooked.
Better a diamond with a flaw than a pebble without.
By recollecting the pleasures I have had formerly, I renew them, I enjoy them a second time, while I laugh at the remembrance of troubles now past, and which I no longer feel.
Learn to do common things uncommonly well; we must always keep in mind that anything that helps fill the dinner pail is valuable.
George Washington Carver
Tremendous amounts of talent are lost to our society just because that talent wears a skirt.
My home studio is my private instrument for me only. It’s not intended to record anyone but me.
To bare our souls is all we ask, to give all we have to life and the beings surrounding us. Here the nature spirits are intense and we appreciate them, make offerings to them – these nature spirits who call us here – sealing our fate with each other, celebrating our love.
The political lesson of Watergate is this: Never again must America allow an arrogant, elite guard of political adolescents to by-pass the regular party organization and dictate the terms of a national election.
Gerald R. Ford
One encounter with Jesus Christ is enough to change you, instantly, forever.
Someone asked me years ago if it were true that I disliked Jews, and I replied that it was certainly true, not at all because they are Jews but because they are folks, and I don’t like folks.
Albert J. Nock
You have riches and freedom here but I feel no sense of faith or direction. You have so many computers, why don’t you use them in the search for love?
You can’t just have slogans, you can’t just have catchy phrases. You have to have an agenda. And I think what the Republican Party has to do, if it’s going to incorporate the tea party efforts in it, is to come up with an agenda that the American people can see, touch, and actually believe in, and something they believe in.
I went to Princeton in the fall of 1930 as a half-time instructor.
Stephen Cole Kleene
The whole family is tight. We all really love each other.
I often imagine that the longer he studies English literature the more the Japanese student must be astonished at the extraordinary predominance given to the passion of love both in fiction and in poetry.
My brother arrived some months after my father left. Um, and he ah, was thus eight years younger than me and it was um, you know, it was such a time that my mother probably had people wondering was it his.
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.
A man does not automatically become a public figure because he happens to build an empire out of chicken fat.
James Pinckney Miller
However, when the privilege depends solely on the broad, undifferentiated claim of public interest in the confidentiality of such conversations, a confrontation with other values arises.
Warren E. Burger
The secret is to make sure your family comes before anything else, because no matter what you do you’ve got to come home.
We’re not in love with Literature all the time – especially when you have to teach it every day.
I tend to think you’re fearless when you recognize why you should be scared of things, but do them anyway.
I prefer peace. But if trouble must come, let it come in my time, so that my children can live in peace.
It is evident that an acquaintance with natural laws means no less than an acquaintance with the mind of God therein expressed.
James Prescott Joule
Faith may be encouraged by what has happened in the past, or what is thought to have happened in the past, but the only proof of it is in the future.
Dying is an art, like everything else. I do it exceptionally well. I do it so it feels like hell. I do it so it feels real. I guess you could say I’ve a call.
Whoever you are, you will not write this book. I can tell you nothing. Do not call me again. Ever.
As a kid I watched television 24 hours a day and loved every minute of it. The two shows that always make me laugh and are therefore my favourites are The Dick Van Dyke Show and Fawlty Towers.
What I really have in my head, my imagination, my understanding of music, I never really get that out.
Republicans are pushing legislation forward that will improve the effectiveness of and bring more accountability to U.S. foreign assistance around the world and bring democracy even further into the light.
The only difference between a good shot and a bad shot is if it goes in or not.
Even now, when I’m asked how I’m doing, I like to reply, ‘Pretty good. I’ve got all my fingers and both eyes.
When you’re that successful, things have a momentum, and at a certain point you can’t really tell whether you have created the momentum or it’s creating you.
Feathers predate birds.
Robert T. Bakker