Top Quotes About Anything
As long as you live, keep learning how to live.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
There is no problem with the opening of new houses of prayer for Lutherans and Pentecostals.
And I’m working at trying to find a kind of language where I won’t be so easily modulated by expectation.
I was trying to perform as best as possible. I was a boy at the time, but worked well with the sickle.
And the only studies were – Rodney Dangerfield was my mentor and he was my Yale drama school for comedy.
As an artist I have an even more abiding interest in the compact between the Arts and Government.
I’m the comedic girl next door and a lot of fun.
The more flesh you show, the higher up the ladder you go.
I think one of the important evolutions is that we no longer feel compulsively the need to argue, or to justify things on a kind of rational level. We are much more willing to admit that certain things are completely instinctive and others are really intellectual.
People think that because a novel’s invented, it isn’t true. Exactly the reverse is the case. Biography and memoirs can never be wholly true, since they cannot include every conceivable circumstance of what happened. The novel can do that.
Sometimes you find that there is better material in small and more independent movies. There’s more risk-taking.
Personally, I do not believe that we shall have greater armaments in the future than we have had in the past. On the contrary, I believe there will be a gradual diminution in this respect.
The problem I have with making an intelligent statement is that some people then think it’s not an isolated occurrence.
I still love a lot of the guys who just paint.
Again, Be careful to make a good improvement of precious time.
A library is thought in cold storage.
At the moment, in Britain we’re facing such enormous cutbacks in education programs and music programs and art programs that you feel you are knocking your head against a brick wall.
Peter Maxwell Davies
I was jumping out of my skin. It was horrible. I was all over the place, because I’d never been in front of a live audience. That’s a whole other element in the play, the audience.
My brother Jeff is now my agent at Advantage International in Washington, D.C.
Wars spring from unseen and generally insignificant causes, the first outbreak being often but an explosion of anger.
At some shows, the set list gets changed while we are on stage. I know Ed thinks about the set very hard throughout the day in order to make the best show possible for the fans and for us.
The development of a political-economic framework to explore long-run institutional change occupied me during all of the 1980s and led to the publication of Institutions, Institutional Change and Economic Performance in 1990.
But, as my mother used to tell me, two wrongs don’t make a right. But I soon figured out that three left turns do.
People say that the Beavis voice doesn’t sound like me or some other voices. Butt-Head I think sounds like me.
When you act, you’re always playing a version of yourself. You can’t bring more to the role than what you are.
A person who deserves my loyalty receives it.
Golf is a good walk spoiled.
Movies I liked growing up were like Francis Ford Coppolla movies and Scorsese movies.
Think occasionally of the suffering of which you spare yourself the sight.
I hate the outdoors. To me the outdoors is where the car is.
The root of the evil is not the construction of new, more dreadful weapons. It is the spirit of conquest.
Ludwig von Mises
All my concerts had no sounds in them; they were completely silent. People had to make up their own music in their minds!
There’s a glorious sense of freedom in comedy, just allowing myself to tell jokes, allowing myself to interrupt myself and tell old African folk stories that I made up – or didn’t – and Jamaican stories.
Some day Love shall claim his own Some day Right ascend his throne, Some day hidden Truth be known; Some day – some sweet day.
Lewis J. Bates
I only knew basic western trail riding. Nothing fancy.
Emotions have no place in business, unless you do business with them.
The market tends to pay as a wage what an individual laborer is worth. But the case last studied suggests the question how accurately the law operates in practice. May it not be an honest law, but be so vitiated in its working as to give a dishonest result?
John Bates Clark
Our economy is on the move and we are creating thousands of new jobs, but we need to keep our foot on the gas pedal.
You and I are all as much continuous with the physical universe as a wave is continuous with the ocean.
Genius… is the capacity to see ten things where the ordinary man sees one.
Meeting Franklin Roosevelt was like opening your first bottle of champagne; knowing him was like drinking it.
We’re a nation of laws, but the good thing about America, is that laws reside in the people and people can change the laws.
The remedy for wrongs is to forget them.
My manner of thinking, so you say, cannot be approved. Do you suppose I care? A poor fool indeed is he who adopts a manner of thinking for others!
Marquis de Sade
I meet so many people, but I don’t know anybody.
When I get married, it’ll be no secret.
I am in the prime of my senility.
Joel Chandler Harris
It’s time for us to keep better track of our livestock as they cross borders.
Collin C. Peterson
We are near waking when we dream we are dreaming.
Friendship, of itself a holy tie, is made more sacred by adversity.
Charles Caleb Colton
If all human lives depended upon their usefulness – as might be judged by certain standards – there would be a sudden and terrific mortality in the world.