Top Quotes About Anything
But the citizens of Cincinnati loved their Reds because they won, no matter what their addresses had been the year before. They rooted for the Old-English ‘C’ on the players’ shirts.
But I think that I’m just a normal girl, you know.
The truth is, it’s not a great career move to create a readership and then, in effect, abandon them.
For in the end, freedom is a personal and lonely battle; and one faces down fears of today so that those of tomorrow might be engaged.
Good breeding consists in concealing how much we think of ourselves and how little we think of the other person.
When kids can’t afford to see it anymore maybe we’ll have a whole resurgence of garage bands all over America and this New Wave thing will start to mean something on a grass roots level.
They’re talking about a movie I don’t want to hold to that because in this business you can talk about things for years before they get done – god knows if the financing would happen.
The result is a picture that represents so much of what I want and rarely get from a movie – a couple of hours filled with characters who are as exciting as the people I know in real life.
It is a wise man who knows where courage ends and stupidity begins.
Beauty, the eternal Spouse of the Wisdom of God and Angel of his Presence thru’ all creation.
Victor Young had been hired to write the score for the dances of The Ten Commandments but he became very ill. You were then hired to write the score. But at the same time you’d written The Man with the Golden Arm score.
I think there are problems with compact disc copy protection that can’t be resolved.
Since I have fair skin, I have to stay out of the sun. I can’t stand the sun. I dyed my hair red for a while during the 1990s but I’m actually a natural blonde.
Ecstasy is not really part of the scene we can do on celluloid.
I think everybody’s got different methods of working which suit the particular individual. Mine is to sort of play the part, and give 100%, to concentrate and focus on it while I’m actually working, but then leave it behind until the next day.
I Got Rhythm really put me on the map.
A wise system of education will at last teach us how little man yet knows, how much he has still to learn.
It is clear that a temporary increase in the cap is needed to ensure high-tech companies can hire the specialized personnel they need to continue to help fuel California’s economic growth.
The People in this Town began to inquire my Business, and because I did not readily inform them, they began to suspect me, and said, that I was come to settle the Indian’s Land and they knew I should never go Home again Safe.
My academic schedule is lighter this year because it’s an Olympic year.
Just as the Russians and the Soviets didn’t manage to wipe out languages in Lithuania, neither have they managed to wipe out religion to the extent that we had feared.
I don’t remember ever being full of dislike and hatred for people, like some kids I’ve come across now.
Don’t limit a child to your own learning, for he was born in another time.
Do not gain basely; base gain is equal to ruin.
If you add a little to a little, and then do it again, soon that little shall be much.
Be yourself is about the worst advice you can give to some people.
J. B. Priestley
Nothing is as peevish and pedantic as men’s judgments of one another.
It doesn’t take a hero to order men into battle. It takes a hero to be one of those men who goes into battle.
Hell is yourself and the only redemption is when a person puts himself aside to feel deeply for another person.
Mention Hubert Sumlin, as well, because Hubert’s a great man, and again, you know, I don’t play the guitar very good, but when I’m playing this kind of music, I always have him in my mind. I wish I could play like Hubert.
I didn’t have any problem bonding with Honey, but I was plagued with insecurities about my ability to bring up my baby.
Well, they had to have me in the G-string because this is PG-13, right?
A man will turn over half a library to make one book.
Other nations use ‘force’; we Britons alone use ‘Might’.
According to the Gorean way of looking at things a taste of the slave ring is thought to be occasionally beneficial to all women, even the exalted free woman.
I believe that States should be credited for their non-Federal investment in revenue-generating transportation facilities to address their regional transportation needs.
Judged by the law of England, I know this crime entails upon me the penalty of death; but the history of Ireland explains that crime and justifies it.
Thomas Francis Meagher
I’ll let the racket do the talking.
In our Country… one class of men makes war and leaves another to fight it out.
William Tecumseh Sherman
Mr. Speaker, we are a blessed Nation. We have not suffered another attack on our soil since September 11, and we are grateful. We have killed or captured dozens of members of al Qaeda and the Taliban. Our military and intelligence forces are working both hard and smart.
I have no idea why I write. The old standards are: I like to express my feelings, stretch my imagination, earn money.
S. E. Hinton
I’m not the type of guy who enjoys one-night stands. It leaves me feeling very empty and cynical. It’s not even fun sexually. I need to feel something for the woman and entertain the vain hope that it may lead to a relationship.
It is easy to condemn, it is better to pity.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
Lionel Richie, love song, OK, thank you very much, good-bye. And all of a sudden I realized that, in my career, what has made my career has always been the surprises.
My advice to the women of America is to raise more hell and fewer dahlias.
William Allen White
So, I think even in Saudi Arabia there is movement. And we have to remember that over the years they’ve stabilized the oil price and that is tremendously important for the economies of the world. I think we have no choice but to work with the government of Saudi Arabia.
Usefulness! It is not a fascinating word, and the quality is not one of which the aspiring spirit can dream o’ nights, yet on the stage it is the first thing to aim at.
Whatever it takes to get the image to reach that level is what that photographer needs to do. And for me, I just have such a love of the tactile and sensuous quality of a black and white silver gelatin print.
And to be different is great. You don’t want to be the same.
Every story was being made up. My true friends weren’t the ones speaking. It was people who never knew me, making up stories. Even my local paper put a $1,000 bounty out for information about my whereabouts.