Top Quotes About Anything
Commercials on television are similar to sex and taxes; the more talk there is about them, the less likely they are to be curbed.
I had a romance novel inside me, but I paid three sailors to beat it out if me with steel pipes.
From a very early age, I made my decisions based on careers that I admire. The one thing that all the actresses I love have in common is that they have diversity in their careers.
Major labels didn’t start showing up really until they smelled money, and that’s all they’re ever going to be attracted to is money-that’s the business they’re in- making money.
I try to be a guide for people, to make their darkness bright and to make the pathway light, and never to condemn or control or criticize.
All I could think of was we were about to start filming for the last final weeks of the TV show and here I am in the hospital, so I missed the final weeks, and a couple days later, sore stomach and all I got on the horse we started filming.
It has always been difficult for Man to realize that his life is all an art. It has been more difficult to conceive it so than to act it so. For that is always how he has more or less acted it.
I think that what I’m interested with is the creative side of music-making, rather than all the travelling.
Nothing annoys a woman more than to have company drop in unexpectedly and find the house looking as it usually does.
When you live by the sea, there are definite seasons when you can see the weather coming and going, which lends itself to photography.
Graeme Le Saux
There’s no field of music which doesn’t have good ideas.
The problem was the journalists who also did not understand much of my music, but they wrote about it. I think you fell into the usual trap laid out by parts of the press and other writers: that the poor musician has always to fight the evil companies and managers.
My first speaking part was to read for John Forsythe for Bachelor Father. I was the lead, opposite him.
Curiously enough, it seems to be only in describing a mode of language which does not mean what it says that one can actually say what one means.
Paul de Man
First feelings are always the most natural.
The sport in Scouting is to find the good in every boy and develop it.
Speculation is only a word covering the making of money out of the manipulation of prices, instead of supplying goods and services.
Insult is powerful. Insult begets both rage and humor and often at the same time.
Success depends in a very large measure upon individual initiative and exertion, and cannot be achieved except by a dint of hard work.
I practice every day. I’ve been doing it since I was eight.
Old forms of government finally grow so oppressive that they must be thrown off even at the risk of reigns of terror.
Remember, tomorrow is promised to no one.
I think, like many others, I realized that only the massive introduction of American support in one form or another, could possibly bring about a rehabilitation of the economies of those countries within a reasonable time.
Look, it’s one of the great mysteries of the world, I cannot answer that question. I think I’m vaguely blonde. To be perfectly frank, I don’t know.
A woman should be pink and cuddly for a man.
I would encourage anybody struggling with their sexuality to go with their heart. If it’s not an appropriate time, there will be one later. Never, ever try to rush into anything – do it in your own time.
Every song is something that I’ve been through or an emotion I’ve felt – like falling in love or heartbreak.
I still don’t know how I got to the big leagues because I wasn’t that good.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
Successful people make money. It’s not that people who make money become successful, but that successful people attract money. They bring success to what they do.
One can not be just if one is not humane.
Luc de Clapier
I think the industry finally gets it. They’ve lost the connection with the American public, and they’ve got to rebuild the trust with the American public.
Nobody’s got it made. Nobody, no matter what they look like.
I’m playin’ the music I like.
But even physics cannot be defined from an atomic topography.
This is a value-added college education if I have heard one described. And what is the most remarkable about Delaware State University graduates – is they just keeping giving back.
Michael N. Castle
I have been judged to be a pessimist but what abyss of ignorance and low egoism is not hidden in one who thinks that Man is the god of himself and that his future can only be triumphant?
I haven’t played a chess match for several decades. At one point I lost most of my chess games. Then I realized many of my competitors were memorizing the best moves and I was unwilling to do this.
For, with pure water the inversion of cane sugar scarcely proceeds and subsequently it required very thorough, difficult studies before this effect and its order of magnitude were established.
Like I went out to a predominantly black club last night and nobody said anything and I was wishing somebody would so that someone would dance with me.
I’m a big fan of the effects of alcohol.
The party has to be much more. It has to connect in a real way with rank-and-file members and be their voice.
I don’t use composers. I research music the way I research the photographs or the facts in my scripts.
I believe it is important for people to create a healthy mental environment in which to accomplish daily tasks.
Darren L. Johnson
The idea for which this nation stands will not survive if the highest goal free man can set themselves is an amiable mediocrity. Excellence implies striving for the highest standards in every phase of life.
John W. Gardner
Free men have arms; slaves do not.
There can be no doubt that the average man blames much more than he praises. His instinct is to blame. If he is satisfied he says nothing; if he is not, he most illogically kicks up a row.
I write about five thousand words a day, when working on a book, about three thousand a day if I’m writing a short story. I take long periods off between projects, when I read a lot, garden, and think about the next book or stories.
Our nation is being led astray by ungodly judges, mayors and governors, who are given to change, defying the Constitution and substituting their own wicked agendas.
I don’t think actors get good training today. I put my training to use in everything I do.
Prohibition was introduced as a fraud; it has been nursed as a fraud.
Roger Q. Mills