Top Quotes About Anything
After about six months, I told my mother that I wanted the lessons to stop, and she was intelligent enough not to force me to continue. Besides, the lessons cost money, which was anything but abundant in our household.
I am prepared to work hard enough to win. It’s basically up to me.
James P. Moran
Many scientists will have to contribute to the solution of the great problem; they will have to follow up and measure all those phenomena in which the atomic structure is directly expressed.
What I felt is the same kind of love I felt between Waylon and his audience. And that’s what I miss.
And in that I cannot send unto you all my businesses in writing, I despatch these present bearers fully informed in all things, to whom it may please you to give faith and credence in what they shall say unto you by word of mouth.
It’s very simple. If the American people care about a lot of things including corruption in government, then, in fact, if you use the power to appoint in order to do political business, to clear fields, to save your party money and so on, if it’s not a crime – and I believe it is – it certainly is business as usual, politics of corruption.
My page is junk, because I hate putting anything to do with me on the site, it just feels wrong.
I don’t want to mix the identities. Noah Drake isn’t Rick Springfield.
Living is no laughing matter: you must live with great seriousness like a squirrel for example – I mean without looking for something beyond and above living, I mean living must be your whole occupation.
Ask a man which way he is going to vote, and he will probably tell you. Ask him, however, why, and vagueness is all.
What was important to me was entertaining the audience, and whether that meant winning, losing, singing, or whatever it was on the live show we were doing every week, which was awesome, I was game for it.
To me, old age is always fifteen years older than I am.
Every single pleasure I can imagine or have experienced is more delightful, more of a pleasure, if you take it in small sips, if you take your time. Reading is not an exception.
We can recognize the dawn and the decline of love by the uneasiness we feel when alone together.
Jean de la Bruyere
We want only loyal workers who are grateful from the bottom of their hearts for the bread which we let them earn.
I don’t care about money. I really don’t care. I just want to do what I do.
Depression scares people off. It makes me laugh that it has that kind of effect.
If I can make a connection, one connection, to any one listener in the world, I consider that successful.
I’m not into organized religion. I’m into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we’re all just part of nature.
A soil, exhausted by the long culture of Pagan empires, was to lie fallow for a still longer period.
John Lothrop Motley
I’ll never stop eating animals, I’m sure, but I do think that for the benefit of everyone, the time has come to stop raising them industrially and stop eating them thoughtlessly.
When you have an efficient government, you have a dictatorship.
Harry S. Truman
I’m dealing with fools and trolls and soft targets. It’s just strafing runs in my underwear before my first cup of coffee. I don’t have time for these clowns.
We would be doing the children of South Asia a great disservice if we allowed ourselves to believe that the need of children to belong to a loving, permanent family was washed away by the waves of the tsunami.
I only knew a few people, literally a handful of people, al of whom had been in the Party long before I was, all of whom were known by the FBI and were known to the Committee.
We come. We go. And in between we try to understand.
It could happen to anyone when you get hired by a different president. There’s a difference in philosophies. It happens. It’s a change in CEOs. They have their own people, their own philosophies, and it’s different than what Bob stands for.
If you desire to drain to the dregs the fullest cup of scorn and hatred that a fellow human being can pour out for you, let a young mother hear you call dear baby “it.”
T. S. Eliot
Could the one whom Christians worship be merely a mythological creation, or is he real? These questions have exercised many great minds and have been the dominant issue in New Testament studies during this century.
Once I’ve got the first draft down on paper then I do five or six more drafts, the last two of which will be polishing drafts. The ones in between will flesh out the characters and maybe I’ll check my research.
The paradox is really the pathos of intellectual life and just as only great souls are exposed to passions it is only the great thinker who is exposed to what I call paradoxes, which are nothing else than grandiose thoughts in embryo.
No serious-minded man should have time for the mediocre in any phase of his living.
James Cash Penney
This life that has been given to us as a gift, as such a precious gift. To really try to understand it, really try to recognize it, is the greatest meditation. Through the media of this Knowledge we can tap into our inner sources that are so beautiful.
Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
A thief believes everybody steals.
Edward W. Howe
We didn’t have the lane ropes, we had to get up higher in the water to avoid the little waves.
I agree with the many who consider freezing all sorts of weapons systems a first step in a realistic disarmament policy.
The quick success was a bit strange to get used to.
A good hockey player plays where the puck is. A great hockey player plays where the puck is going to be.
Around age 40 I put on twenty pounds. I had always had a perfect metabolism. But, my metabolism betrayed me as it does most people, except a very rare few who will always be thin.
Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
W. Clement Stone
Justifying conscription to promote the cause of liberty is one of the most bizarre notions ever conceived by man! Forced servitude, with the risk of death and serious injury as a price to live free, makes no sense.
I’d love to do acting, but it’d definitely have to be comedy. I can’t do serious. It’s completely beyond me.
Although we have do not have adequate access to all parts of Darfur we do fortunately have humanitarian personnel, including staff from my own office, in each of the three provincial capitals of Darfur.
Today’s particle physics describe light as a crumple in space, and we may have deformed space in such a way that they noticed something peculiar – and they had the ability to investigate it.
Anyone who knows how difficult it is to keep a secret among three men – particularly if they are married – knows how absurd is the idea of a worldwide secret conspiracy consciously controlling all mankind by its financial power; in real, clear analysis.
I think it’s funny to be delicate with subjects that are explosive.
I like performers who I know are for real. You can tell, man, there’s an intensity about their stuff. You can tell right away they’re real people, ya know?
I appreciate the sentiment that I am a popular woman in computer gaming circles; but I prefer being thought of as a computer game designer rather than a woman computer game designer. I don’t put myself into gender mode when designing a game.
There is no magic wand that can resolve our problems. The solution rests with our work and discipline.
Jose Eduardo Dos Santos
If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.