Top Quotes About Anything
By channeling my inner heiress, I created a new opportunity for young heiresses.
A secret in the Oxford sense: you may tell it to only one person at a time.
Years ago when you’d go to a working group most of the people in the working group would be from universities. Now most of the people are from companies who are building internet products and care what the standards turn out to be.
It’s my motor, it’s the thing that keeps me going and so when I have these auditions for these big movies, I can depend on myself because I’ve been working consistently.
Why couldn’t Obama have picked somebody respectable as his running mate, you know, like John Kerry did?
I believe the way I describe the problems in Chicago is that it’s a metropolitan area. I’ve said that everywhere. The uneducated child is not just my problem, it’s the state’s problem. It’s also the federal government’s problem.
Richard M. Daley
There is a grace of life which is still yours, my dear Europe.
Though I am still very vulnerable to audiences – and it happens all the time – where for some reason the energy doesn’t connect and, since the film is very personal, obviously I am made to feel very vulnerable by that.
In my judgment, based on the work that has been done to this point of the Iraq Survey Group, and in fact, that I reported to you in October, Iraq was in clear violation of the terms of U.N.Resolution 1441.
Democracy is not about making speeches. It is about making committees work.
We knew that if we had to win the World Cup, the defensive side of the game had to be better, which means bowlers will have to bowl tight and we will have to field better.
She is incredibly fit, but we remind staff that she’s not just the monarch, but our mother.
Most recently we’ve been working in concert situations rather than clubs. because there aren’t too many rooms there like Ronnie Scott’s, that are pure music rooms, where people come specifically to listen to music.
Soldiers generally win battles; generals get credit for them.
For it would have been better that man should have been born dumb, nay, void of all reason, rather than that he should employ the gifts of Providence to the destruction of his neighbor.
Marcus Fabius Quintilian
For us in Russia, communism is a dead dog, while, for many people in the West, it is still a living lion.
In real life, the most practical advice for leaders is not to treat pawns like pawns, nor princes like princes, but all persons like persons.
James MacGregor Burns
People pay for what they do, and still more for what they have allowed themselves to become. And they pay for it very simply; by the lives they lead.
James A. Baldwin
My brother was a great favorite with everybody, and his death cast a gloom upon the whole neighborhood.
Is any man free except the one who can pass his life as he pleases?
Aulus Persius Flaccus
There might be 1 finger on the trigger, but there will be 15 fingers on the safety catch.
As the tension eases, we must look in the direction of agriculture, industry and education as our final goals, and toward democracy under Mr Mubarak.
I just wanted to be an athlete.
I don’t really have studios. I wander around around people’s attics, out in fields, in cellars, anyplace I find that invites me.
The real secret of magic lies in the performance.
One reason I left local news was that I was tired of the constant musical chairs among news directors.
I wanted to be a doctor when I was a kid, but I started doing theater in high school because it was a requirement. At first, I was completely irritated. But I ended up loving it.
I have been a man of great sins, but He has been a God of great mercies; and now, through His mercies, I have a conscience as sound and quiet as if I had never sinned.
I still believe the Lewinsky investigation was way off from the focus of what Whitewater was, which turned out to be nothing at the end of the process. And I think that there were people who were determined as political opponents to not allow his presidency to succeed.
Anorexia, you starve yourself. Bulimia, you binge and purge. You eat huge amounts of food until you’re sick and then you throw up. And anorexia, you just deny yourself. It’s about control.
To do it always right, that is what music is to me.
But he said Blanket Hill should be a national monument. And so we came out of his chambers feeling, though while we had lost to the powers of darkness, we had at least shown one Federal Judge what the right path would have been.
A lot of what I’ve been learning in the last two years is due to therapy – about my sexuality, why things go wrong, why relationships haven’t worked. It isn’t anything to do with anybody else; it’s to do with me.
That’s double-edged: it’s amazing that they’re bringing me in and showing people new ideas, and at the same time it’s a little hard because seventy percent of the time or even higher I’m not going to get those roles.
I’m not that old, and I haven’t lived a life so far from the ordinary, really.
I say that I played a doorstop in Dune because I remember standing around a lot. I was down there for months.
We ought to have more women in various management positions, because women are the ones who decide almost everything in the home.
The people I want are very famous and very rich, and all I can offer them is a bit of exposure on TV and a bit of cash, so it’s a miracle we get any guests at all. But we have been very lucky.
Saddam Hussein has been brutal against his people, but when he was committing those crimes, the international community did not come to the rescue of the Iraqis.
Great men or men of great gifts you shall easily find, but symmetrical men never.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Kara Braxton, she’s a great player, so I think they can go far this year.
With participation in politics so low at the moment I think Christians should ensure their views are represented at all levels and not leave it to others.
Iain Duncan Smith
People think that whatever I put into strips has happened to me in my life.
Language operates between literal and metaphorical signification.
It’s good to have a title that’s not just one word. If you’re gonna title it, you might as well try and say something.
If it seems a childish thing to do, do it in remembrance that you are a child.
The American people must not buy into the Democrat rhetoric.
When I did that first movie, it was the introduction to all the set-up time and the waiting time that’s endemic in motion pictures, and the repetition.
And, in nineteen seventy two Olympic Games I wasn’t really going to be a star, and overnight I became a star.
Racism is taught in our society, it is not automatic. It is learned behavior toward persons with dissimilar physical characteristics.
It is so important to get respect for what you do and at the same time give it.