Top Quotes About Anything
And with the money from your corn, from your rents, and from the issues of pleas in your courts, and from your stock, arrange the expenses of your kitchen and your wines and your wardrobe and the wages of servants, and subtract your stock.
If you’re alive, there’s a purpose for your life.
I’ve saved every dime I’ve made in my life.
My command, less than ten thousand, had found the battle on the Plank road in retreat, little less than a panic. In a few hours we changed defeat to victory, the broken divisions of the Third Corps rallying in their rear.
As long as these blood brothers are our leaders, and as long as your party officials are Jewish lackeys, you will be no threat to the big money men.
Because philosophy arises from awe, a philosopher is bound in his way to be a lover of myths and poetic fables. Poets and philosophers are alike in being big with wonder.
I think the greatest amount of pressure is the pressure I place on myself. So in a way I chose to be alone.
My father also happened to be an intellectual, as learned, literate, informed, and curious as anyone I have known. Unobtrusively and casually, he was my wise and gentle teacher.
I know that’s a secret, for it’s whispered every where.
I ain’t good-lookin’, but I’m somebody’s angel child.
When I began making my own albums, the songs became funkier. They were more about the streets.
There is a heroism in crime as well as in virtue. Vice and infamy have their altars and their religion.
Stock market bubbles don’t grow out of thin air. They have a solid basis in reality, but reality as distorted by a misconception.
Not too many people know who the editor is.
My last comment was, though, that Congress has cooked the books.
It is the mind which creates the world around us, and even though we stand side by side in the same meadow, my eyes will never see what is beheld by yours, my heart will never stir to the emotions with which yours is touched.
The negative is comparable to the composer’s score and the print to its performance. Each performance differs in subtle ways.
Do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself. Let the day’s own trouble be sufficient for the day.
I started working with Timely in 1946. Stan Lee hired me.
Twyla Tharp put it together from the material I wrote and recorded over my whole career. I thought it was pretty good, but how objective could I be?
I think the people at my record label know I’m a Christian and again, I’ve been really blessed that I’ve never had to get into a head-butt war over moral standards or anything like that.
In this respect, the history of science, like the history of all civilization, has gone through cycles.
Imprisoned in every fat man a thin man is wildly signaling to be let out.
The sound principle of a topsy-turvy lifestyle in the framework of an upside-down world order has stood every test.
Believe me, than in half the creeds.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Come to find out, the Russians were never afraid of the Americans. They weren’t raised with the terror that we were by our government. I was struck by how our government misled us for so many years.
The serial arsonist is the most difficult to apprehend because the evidence is burned up.
I’m an actor in between jobs right now, so I kind of live the life of a 7-year old.
Holland is a land of intense paradox. It is quite impossible, but it is there.
M. E. W. Sherwood
I’m Mr Boring, not a party-goer at all.
When the rich think about the poor, they have poor ideas.
To die, to be really dead, that must be glorious. There are far worse things awaiting man than death.
In light of the recent controversy surrounding foreign management of U.S. Ports, a thorough review of foreign management of U.S. airports needs to occur.
You play the hand you’re dealt. I think the game’s worthwhile.
I do read everything that we publish. We usually have to have two or three votes for a book before we take it on. So in that sense I suppose it is an orchestra.
We are all members of a single humanity, inside our hearts we all speak the same language, we all love our children and our parents, we all live in the same world.
Marc Forne Molne
We certainly cannot have any further political connection with the Whigs of the South; they have rendered such connection impossible. An impassable gulf separates us, and must here-after separate us.
Benjamin F. Wade
In the factory we make cosmetics; in the drugstore we sell hope.
Middle age went by while I was mourning for my lost youth.
It doesn’t do good to open doors for someone who doesn’t have the price to get in. If he has the price, he may not need the laws. There is no law saying the Negro has to live in Harlem or Watts.
If the story’s interesting and it’s a compelling script, I’d be thrilled to be a part of it.
But I’ve come to the point in my evolution on the instrument where I realize that I can’t play the same stuff that just a guitar player or organ player would play – and I need to embrace that in a big way.
In life, particularly in public life, psychology is more powerful than logic.
I voted for the Deficit Reduction Package with significant heartburn over the student aid provisions.
Students need to learn how to think critically, how to argue opposing ideas. It is important for them to learn how to think. You can always cook.
Movies are open doors, and at every door, I change character and life.
By confronting us with irreducible mysteries that stretch our daily vision to include infinity, nature opens an inviting and guiding path toward a spiritual life.
We need to reduce or at least limit U.S. demand for oil as quickly as possible, and we need to develop new technologies that can further help address our addiction to oil in the future.
China is one of the world’s greatest proliferators of weapons of mass destruction to these rogue nations.
God may be in the details, but the goddess is in the questions. Once we begin to ask them, there’s no turning back.
You have to count on living every single day in a way you believe will make you feel good about your life – so that if it were over tomorrow, you’d be content with yourself.