Top Quotes About Anything
Being down in Orlando, Florida, where we filmed the movie, I learned how to bass fish. Jerry Reed, who plays the villain in the movie, taught me how to bass fish.
Some days, you feel like a 22-year-old and some days you feel like a 40-year-old.
People’s backyards are much more interesting than their front gardens, and houses that back on to railways are public benefactors.
I’d rather have roses on my table than diamonds on my neck.
There’s always some kind of hidden logic.
Had I been more responsible I might have made something of myself as a junk bond trader, long-haul trucker or perhaps a plumbing contractor.
My grandmother had the most dramatic effect on my life because she set me in one direction, and I had to go back the other direction for my sanity, and for my ability to be a social human being.
James Earl Jones
In many ways, when you’re young and sexy, it’s very annoying to be whistled at and to have someone always trying to attract your attention, but now when it happens I find myself registering the fact almost warmly.
That can be achieved by termination of Israeli occupation to the territories according to the international resolutions related, so the Palestinian State can be establish with Jerusalem as capital for such State.
Ali A. Saleh
I will do everything I can to bring the Number One to Ferrari. The whole team and all the fans deserve it.
If thou suffer injustice, console thyself; the true unhappiness is in doing it.
All the time our union was progressing very nicely. There were lectures to make us understand what trades unionism is and our real position in the labor movement.
Acting is a tough business, and the percentage of people who make it is very low – it’s about 1 percent.
I believe that the short story is as different a form from the novel as poetry is, and the best stories seem to me to be perhaps closer in spirit to poetry than to novels.
U.S. corn exports to CAFTA countries will benefit from reduced tariffs and duty-free access for corn products.
It makes it difficult to decide which to go see, since no film about say, some tragic genocide in Africa is going to get a bad review even if it’s poorly made.
I don’t resent anything.
Ahh, Earth Day, the only day of the year where being able to hacky-sack will get you laid.
I have this hope that there is a better way. Higher-level tools that actually let you see the structure of the software more clearly will be of tremendous value.
Guido van Rossum
If it wasn’t for the military I probably would not have ever come to Bosnia for vacation.
We would like to ease the life of the Palestinians. I prepared a new plan that we call a positive agenda.
I do not have, nor do I believe I have seen, a vision capacious and convincing enough to propound as an organizing principle for the next phase in the law of our Constitution.
Without freedom, no art; art lives only on the restraints it imposes on itself, and dies of all others.
My books were always full of ink blots, always stained and covered with smeared sketches and pictures, which one draws idly when his attention wanders from his task.
You know, I was a regular on the Friday afternoon drill squad. Um, which… The year after I left school, I went back and thanked the sergeant major because I was so fit.
Most of us harbour a significant amount of subconscious fear about death, and act out of this fear in our daily lives.
We’ve been seeing some good things from Randy. We’re starting to see that Randy Johnson attitude that we’ve been looking forward to seeing.
I prefer to remake flops. Dirty Rotten Scoundrels was a remake of a flop, and The Quiet American is a remake of a flop.
Later in July I’m going to be promoting and putting on a boxing show of amateur fighters from July 21st through the 28th where one hundred kids will be fighting and competing with each other to see who’s going to be the best.
If you fall, fall on your back. If you can look up, you can get up.
Do not know yourself. I want to continue to surprise me.
A classic is a book that doesn’t have to be written again.
W. E. B. Du Bois
I’ve made more than 50 records with a wide range of music. I’ve often veered to check something out.
It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.
The sun would come up over the ocean, and we’d be eating scrambled eggs before we shot some stuff. It was a vacation in the sense that it was the best working conditions.
That’s a tough question; I’ve been acting since I was 10. My dad was an entrepreneur, so I guess something along those lines. I wouldn’t want a 9-5 job.
Under Hitler it was the entrepreneurial and professional classes who were the first victims of Nazi boycotts and exclusion. Today it is Israel, the most powerful symbol of Jewish national resurgence in two millennia.
The ego constantly competes with the spirit for control over your inner voice.
Darren L. Johnson
Concern should drive us into action and not into a depression. No man is free who cannot control himself.
The 65,536 processors were inside the Connection Machine.
I’ve got a great cigar collection – it’s actually not a collection, because that would imply I wasn’t going to smoke every last one of ’em.
The argument of the strongest is always the best.
Jean de La Fontaine
We wanted Nike to be the world’s best sports and fitness company. Once you say that, you have a focus. You don’t end up making wing tips or sponsoring the next Rolling Stones world tour.
Thousands of people may have been killed by hurricane Katrina and many more could die in its aftermath because of the President’s refusal to heed the calls of governors for help in repairing the infrastructure in their states.
Charm is the ability to make someone else think that both of you are pretty wonderful.
Sunday school don’t make you cool forever.
That’s the only reason I’m here. I don’t need to play the game for any other reason than to win a championship.
Lawyers are the first refuge of the incompetent.
As an actor, you usually live your life with faith.
I play with feeling so I need to hear what is coming out of the amplifier to inspire me; I don’t just play mechanically. I need to hear what I am doing in order to create the next note. If I don’t hear it then I can’t feed myself.
I don’t care about the money. I just need, as an actor, to do as many different things that I can to make me feel good about myself.