Top Quotes About Anything
An order of government, established by such an all-wise, powerful being, must be good and perfect, and must be calculated to promote the permanent peace, happiness, and well-being of all his subjects.
Mandy because that was the most meaningful relationship.
You know, I grew up in two American internment camps, and at that time I was very young.
When you think of a movie, most people imagine a two hour finished, polished product. But to get to that two hour product, it can take hundreds or thousands of people many months of full time work.
Reason is the natural order of truth; but imagination is the organ of meaning.
C. S. Lewis
You see, every creature alive on the earth today represents an unbroken line of life that stretches back to the first primitive organism to appear on this planet; and that is about three billion years.
Harmony is an obscure and difficult musical science, but most difficult to those who are not acquainted with the Greek language; because it is necessary to use many Greek words to which there are none corresponding in Latin.
Marcus V. Pollio
Marriage, if one will face the truth, is an evil, but a necessary evil.
If you think the technology is infeasible, you don’t worry about what it might do and what its potential is.
Ignorance is the mother of admiration.
I am convinced that when the history of international law comes to be written centuries hence, it will be divided into two periods: the first being from the earliest times to the end of the nineteenth century, and the second beginning with the Hague Conference.
The trouble ain’t that there is too many fools, but that the lightning ain’t distributed right.
Gun control? We need bullet control! I think every bullet should cost 5,000 dollars. Because if a bullet cost five thousand dollar, we wouldn’t have any innocent bystanders.
I’m a real common sense guy who caught a lot of good breaks and who has been very, very fortunate.
The Sherman Act is similar in the economics sphere to the Bill of Rights in the personal sphere.
Harold H. Greene
A book, like a landscape, is a state of consciousness varying with readers.
My mother could never understand why I didn’t write a thriller, which I’ve finally done.
If you saw a dog going to be crushed under a car, wouldn’t you help him?
Obviously the first roles that you’re proud of are the ones that everybody else liked too.
But if you can find that spot – I suppose it’s like running – I used to be a swimmer and swim laps, and you just have to be there with what you’re doing.
Socialism is… not only a way of life, but a certain scientific approach to social and economic problems.
Our accepting what we are must always inhibit our being what we ought to be.
I spent a lot of time between bars like this.
And you have a record company behind it, this is a key too, you need people to fight for your records, at least a little bit. So if you have a great song, it’s catchy, and you’ve got a little bit of help, I think that’s all you need. But there hasn’t been that in music.
It is the privilege of the gods to want nothing, and of godlike men to want little.
Making the simple complicated is commonplace; making the complicated simple, awesomely simple, that’s creativity.
Fast is fine, but accuracy is everything.
We simply must do better.
David E. Price
I’m sure some cynical people would point to that as the main reason for doing it for a lot of people.
There is a gulf between the high value Americans put on life in theory and its cheapness in practice.
Elizabeth Joan Smith
I’m sure those rumors are spread, but it’s just ah – we’re really good friend. We’ve been since day one in Hollywood. In class, we’ve been together in school. We’ve gotten really close, but I don’t know about the more than friends stuff.
I’m getting to a point where everything is becoming streamlined in my life. I’m learning how to stand onstage for two hours and play in front of thousands of people as if I am completely in the moment every moment.
Martyrdom does not end something, it only a beginning.
It is difficult for the common good to prevail against the intense concentration of those who have a special interest, especially if the decisions are made behind locked doors.
Christianity affects your whole life. I feel I’m more competitive, a better player, but off the field is where there is always a battle.
I like to follow my favorite team and talk sports with my band or fans. You won’t believe how many musicians are sports fans. We have so much time on tour that we need these outlets for relaxation.
The presence of the Holy Spirit is the keystone of all our hopes.
John Nelson Darby
At its best, entertainment is going to be a subjective thing that can’t win for everyone, while at worst, a particular game just becomes a random symbol for petty tribal behavior.
The success of our economy shouldn’t determine the success of our schools.
I have been an “Official” all my life, without the least turn for it. I never could attain a true official manner, which is highly artificial and handles trifles with ludicrously disproportionate gravity.
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’m friends with Carla Olsen and she’s doing a lot of producing these days. She’s getting quite a little collection of records that she’s produced. She’s real busy.
I invent nothing, I rediscover.
One of the strongest characteristics of genius is the power of lighting its own fire.
John W. Foster
Not in achievement, but in endurance, of the human soul, does it show its divine grandeur and its alliance with the infinite.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin
Once you get over the first hill, there is always a new, higher one lurking, of course.
With out art, without communicating, we wouldn’t live beyond 30 because we’d be so sad and depressed.
But I must say the work I’m proudest of is the Green Cross Code man.
Science goes from question to question; big questions, and little, tentative answers. The questions as they age grow ever broader, the answers are seen to be more limited.
A sold-out house my first night back. Do you have any idea what kinda pressure that is? I could have been at home in my warm bed, playing Nintendo.
The human animal cannot be trusted for anything good except en masse. The combined thought and action of the whole people of any race, creed or nationality, will always point in the right direction.
Harry S. Truman