Top Quotes About Anything
Beauty, to me, is about being comfortable in your own skin. That, or a kick-ass red lipstick.
Someone I’ve always admired is Catherine O’Hara… I think she’s one of the best actresses in the country, not only comedy. I just think she’s just a step aside from everybody, she’s just wonderful.
Not that I want the current president killed. I will, for the record and for the FBI agent assigned to read this and make sure I mean no harm, clearly state that while I am obsessed with death, I am against it.
We can’t worry about who we don’t have. We have to go into these games with the guys we have.
I just really longed to do music that reflected me as an adult and music that I thought was for other adults.
I have to reign myself in a lot.
I had achieved the most important things in my life when I married Joan and had the sons. Given the choice between Joan and the boys, and being a writer, I world give up being a writer without a blink.
Robert B. Parker
You can bear your own faults, and why not a fault in your wife?
Will is nothing more than a particular case of the general doctrine of association of ideas, and therefore a perfectly mechanical thing.
Well, I’m never happier than when I’m acting.
In some states militant nationalism has gone to the lengths of dictatorship, the cult of the absolute or totalitarian state and the glorification of war.
There is a fine line between serendipity and stalking.
What has happened to architecture since the second world war that the only passers-by who can contemplate it without pain are those equipped with a white stick and a dog?
In the over two centuries since the signing of the Declaration of Independence, millions of Americans have bravely served our nation in uniform so that all generations can continue to enjoy those same liberties.
The management of fertility is one of the most important functions of adulthood.
For many years my inherited arthritis had given me problems.
Southern white people despise the Negro as a race, and will do nothing to aid in his elevation as such; but for certain individuals they have a strong affection, and are helpful to them in many ways.
James Weldon Johnson
It is best to avoid the beginnings of evil.
Henry David Thoreau
Why do we laugh at such terrible things? Because comedy is often the sarcastic realization of inescapable tragedy.
Bryant H. McGill
Politics is for the present, but an equation is for eternity.
All lovely things will have an ending, All lovely things will fade and die; And youth, that’s now so bravely spending, Will beg a penny by and by.
Eagles don’t flock, you have to find them one at a time.
A good model can advance fashion by ten years.
Yves Saint Laurent
I love to swim for miles; I could just go back and forth.
I hate Republicans and everything they stand for.
All over the world the wildlife that I write about is in grave danger. It is being exterminated by what we call the progress of civilization.
Do your bit to save humanity from lapsing back into barbarity by reading all the novels you can.
You must look into people as well as at them.
When you reach that elite level, 90 percent is mental and 10 percent is physical. You are competing against yourself. Not against the other athlete.
The truth is there are two hundred white women raped in America by a black man for every one black woman raped by whites.
I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet.
And if you had an, an opportunity to have a hot meal, you did. That was the cook. But you didn’t stop and say, This is dinnertime and Oh wait it’s five o’clock, it’s time to eat for supper.
But the answer to how to live is to stop thinking about it. And just to live. But you’re doing that anyway. However you intellectualise it, you still just live.
Elvis said, Miss Minnie, do you think it would be out of order if I go up and speak to General Stewart? I’ve always been such a fan of his. So Elvis went up to speak to the Stewarts.
With publicity comes humiliation.
I like to express certain things that happen in my life, the joy of spring, the birds singing and young babies coming into the world. You know, the whole thing as well as the part I’m not happy with, the sad part.
Television has created a nation of news junkies who tune in every night to get their fix on the world.
I was editing Canadian Literature. I didn’t want to let Canadian Literature go, so they reached a nice compromise by which I received half a professor’s salary.
Sure I faced the troubles and challenges that most actors and actresses face until they get noticed, but I was always confident of myself and my capabilities.
My favorite country is America. I love going there! I go in the local lake near where I work on Sundays. It’s called Berry Hill.
I have proved by actual trial that a letter, that takes an hour to write, takes only about 3 minutes to read!
To preach the Gospel requires that the preacher should believe that he is sent to those whom he is addressing at the moment, because God has among them those whom He is at the moment calling; it requires that the speaker should expect a response.
To attract men, I wear a perfume called “New Car Interior.”
Do some selfless service for people who are in need. Consider the whole picture, not just our little selves.
It’s probably foolish to expect relationships to go on forever and to say that because something only lasts 10 years, it’s a failure.
No collection of people who are all waiting for the same thing are capable of holding a natural conversation. Even if the thing they are waiting for is only a taxi.
Exercise to stimulate, not to annihilate. The world wasn’t formed in a day, and neither were we. Set small goals and build upon them.
Find ecstasy in life; the mere sense of living is joy enough.
The book salesman should be honored because he brings to our attention, as a rule, the very books we need most and neglect most.
The President of Iran has called for the destruction of Israel and the West and has even denied the holocaust took place. Iran and its terrorist arm Hezbollah are responsible for the current conflicts between Israel and Lebanon.
I didn’t have anybody, really, no foundation in life, so I had to make my own way. Always, from the start. I had to go out in the world and become strong, to discover my mission in life.