Top Quotes About Anything
Absolutely not. I have no problem with commitment. In fact, I love having someone in my life.
Washington’s entire honesty of mind and his fearless look into the face of all facts are qualities which can never go out of fashion and which we should all do well to imitate.
Henry Cabot Lodge
Innovation is the central issue in economic prosperity.
To whom does design address itself: to the greatest number, to the specialist of an enlightened matter, to a privileged social class? Design addresses itself to the need.
I’d like to do a television show that is encouraging, useful, and clean, and I’d like to go up against Entertainment Tonight and beat it.
I always wanted the fairy tale, but now I want someone who is a great partner.
The events in our lives happen in a sequence in time, but in their significance to ourselves they find their own order the continuous thread of revelation.
I don’t make mistakes. I make prophecies which immediately turn out to be wrong.
But the basic difficulty still remains: It is the expansion of Federal power, about which I wish to express my alarm. How easily we embrace such business.
It’s whatever sells; it’s the business of it.
Paul Farmer has helped to build amazing health care system in one of the poorest areas of Haiti. He founded Partners in Health, which serves the destitute and the sick in many parts of the world from Haiti to Boston and from Russia to Peru.
We used to drink an awful lot of alcohol.
The only difference between a problem and a solution is that people understand the solution.
A laugh is a surprise. And all humor is physical. I was always athletic, so that came naturally to me.
I’m a perfectionist.
There’s a pattern when tours start – a pattern of infighting, of making up, of breaking up, of addiction. There’s a pattern of going to jail. There’s a pattern of passion for music.
Without going to what I think is my limit. I always say that my ideal is to get pole with the minimum effort, and to win the race at the slowest speed possible.
One I built when I was a kid, and it was a real miniature of Disneyland. I fell in love with the park when I went there with my parents on my 12th birthday.
My reading is extremely eclectic. Lately I’ve been teaching myself computer graphics, so I’m reading a lot about that. I read books of trivia, of facts.
I find it very beautiful to work in different countries because I see the mentality differences there. It is so rich, one always carries forward something.
Creative work is incredibly difficult, and that is where the tests lie.
Politics is war without bloodshed while war is politics with bloodshed.
This is our mercury, our lunary, but whosoever thinks of any other water besides this, is ignorant and foolish, never attaining to the desired effects.
The fact that maybe I had some success playing G’Kar doesn’t guarantee me three years later that I can still do it, so I have to keep my senses alive and still be working on it.
With Malice toward none, with charity for all, with firmness in the right, as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in, to bind up the nation’s wounds.
We’ve had a series of major news stories that have brought in viewers who either were sampling to see what else was available or were normal news watchers. The Florida recount and the end of the election was a huge development. And then 9/11 came along.
I admire David Lynch so much, and I think he made some bad decisions with Lost Highway.
We need to teach the highly educated man that it is not a disgrace to fail and that he must analyze every failure to find its cause. He must learn how to fail intelligently, for failing is one of the greatest arts in the world.
Nothing changes without blood flowing.
The fact that logic cannot satisfy us awakens an almost insatiable hunger for the irrational.
A. N. Wilson
The values of confidentiality of matters occurring before the grand jury is very important.
Someone knocks at the door of an apartment to borrow salt or sugar, people run into each other in the elevator, and in this way become inscribed in the spectator’s memory.
Take your work seriously and yourself lightly.
If you want to be a government in a minority Parliament, you have to work with other people.
It doesn’t need to be a number one show, it just needs to be good.
By all these lovely tokens September days are here, With summer’s best of weather And autumn’s best of cheer.
Helen Hunt Jackson
There’s a statistical theory that if you gave a million monkeys typewriters and set them to work, they’d eventually come up with the complete works of Shakespeare. Thanks to the Internet, we now know this isn’t true.
To change, to convert? Why bother?
The rule is, jam tomorrow and jam yesterday – but never jam today.
The records of adopted children are sealed in California. That seal is considered inviolable… The judge ruled that, because I was famous, he didn’t have the same rights as other kids.
We would load up the yellow Cutlass Supreme station wagon and pick blackberries during blackberry season or spring onions during spring onion season. For us, food was part of the fabric of our day.
Good ideas are not adopted automatically. They must be driven into practice with courageous patience.
You make sacrifices to become a mother, but you really find yourself and your soul.
How to drive a guy crazy: send him a telegram and on the top put ‘page 2.’
What I didn’t know was I was deeply attracted to the big space.
Whether the story reflects the facts is obviously a different matter.
Slowly the poison the whole blood stream fills. It is not the effort nor the failure tires. The waste remains, the waste remains and kills.
I’m always looking for cool stuff to do because that’s what we’re supposed to do, ya know?
Royalties are not how most writers or musicians make their living. Musicians by and large make a living with a relationship with an audience that is economically harnessed through performance and ticket sales.
John Perry Barlow
The heightened public clamor resulting from radio and television coverage will inevitably result in prejudice. Trial by television is, therefore, foreign to our system.
Tom C. Clark
The way to win an atomic war is to make certain it never starts.
Omar N. Bradley