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’ve been rich and I’ve been poor. It’s better to be rich.
The interesting thing about a movie is the movie.
If you look up the definition of greatness in the dictionary, it will say Michael Jordan.
It takes two to make a marriage a success and only one to make it a failure.
I have come up with very creative ideas that really didn’t work with the song I was currently composing.
The Wall will be standing in 50 and even in 100 years, if the reasons for it are not removed.
We owe America something because they turned us into a touring band. But at least we feel confident about appearing in Britain again now. Hyde park was the first time over here for ages.
Inside every human being there are treasures to unlock.
But now that I’m a blonde, guys are so blatant about coming on to me.
One’s dignity may be assaulted, vandalized and cruelly mocked, but cannot be taken away unless it is surrendered.
Michael J. Fox
It’s to paint directly on the canvas without any funny business, as it were, and I use almost pure turpentine to start with, adding oil as I go along until the medium becomes pure oil. I use as little oil as I can possibly help, and that’s my method.
I do here speak it before the court. I look that the Lord should deliver me by his providence.
For too long, our country’s version of an energy policy has consisted of Americans waking up every day and wondering how much it will cost to drive to work, how much it will cost to keep their business running, how much it will cost to heat or cool their homes.
Today I have 35 people who work in the club and associated businesses.
The worst vice of the solitary is the worship of his food.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself.
I had learned something of Miami from people who had visited there, so I knew what to expect.
Lionel Richie, love song, OK, thank you very much, good-bye. And all of a sudden I realized that, in my career, what has made my career has always been the surprises.
The resolve of our great nation is being tested. But make no mistake, we will show the world that we will pass the test.
George W. Bush
What does my performance have to do with Russell Crowe’s? Nothing. If I play Gladiator and we all play Gladiator with Ridley Scott in the same amount of time, maybe we have a chance to see who did it best.
Their silence is praise enough.
John Kerry didn’t out me, nor did he offend or attack me by calling me a lesbian. I certainly couldn’t be offended by the truth.
Religion, like water, may be free, but when they pipe it to you, you’ve got to help pay for piping. And the Piper!
Abigail Van Buren
Love consists in giving without getting in return; in giving what is not owed, what is not due the other. That’s why true love is never based, as associations for utility or pleasure are, on a fair exchange.
Gossip is just news running ahead of itself in a red satin dress.
The stakes are very high for us in Haiti. We have many important interests there. Perhaps the most important to me is our interest in the promotion of democracy in this hemisphere.
I remember when I was in my late teens just getting rid of lots of records, realizing I only ever listened to them when I was reading, or watching TV, or doing something else.
Autumn’s the mellow time.
Some people regard private enterprise as a predatory tiger to be shot. Others look on it as a cow they can milk. Not enough people see it as a healthy horse, pulling a sturdy wagon.
Later, I realized that the mission had to end in a let-down because the real barrier wasn’t in the sky but in our knowledge and experience of supersonic flight.
I was born in Massachusetts and lived there until I was thirteen years old.
I don’t consider myself to be a major talent, so the only solace I can take is to hope I’m growing.
We are least open to precise knowledge concerning the things we are most vehement about.
Thirty years ago, many economists argued that inflation was a kind of minor inconvenience and that the cost of reducing inflation was too high a price to pay. No one would make those arguments today.
We had all week to rehearse. An audience would come in at the end of the week and we’d our little show. Most of the ad- libbing happened during the week on the show.
Dick Van Dyke
Human beings tolerate what they understand they have to tolerate.
Well, you know, they were – they were a terrorist group. They – when I was kidnapped they published all of their statements about their war that they declared on the United States.
The woman who appeals to a man’s vanity may stimulate him, the woman who appeals to his heart may attract him, but it is the woman who appeals to his imagination who gets him.
I’m a biographer; I can live with a little hyperbole.
I am a bit more of a whore with my acting than I am with my music. I am not a whore with my music.
I love comics. All I’ve been doing is reading every day, sitting in the house. Because I’ve not been feeling too good, so I’ve been reading and reading.
Love him or hate him, Trump is a man who is certain about what he wants and sets out to get it, no holds barred. Women find his power almost as much of a turn-on as his money.
We shall never understand the ethical system taught by Jesus unless we realize that he was a Jew, not only by birth, but that he lived and taught as a Jew; the Sermon on the Mount was addressed to his distracted fellow nationals.
LA can be a very open and accepting creative environment. But it is important, because there is this odd separation here, it is important to make your kids mindful of other people and other people’s plight.
My writing improved the more I wrote – and the more I read good writing, from Shakespeare on down.
Up to now I’ve done everything I’ve wanted to do the way I wanted to do myself.
A good heart will help you to a bonny face, my lad and a bad one will turn the bonniest into something worse than ugly.
Sometimes I read a script and it’s obvious from early on that it’s one where the suspension of disbelief has to develop strongly from page one. Some are more reality-based.
As players, we always have a way to get back at you.
But the system of prices ruling the market not only transmits information in the light of which economic agents can mutually adjust their actions, it also provides them with an incentive to exercise economy in terms of money.