Top Quotes About Anything
Curiosity about life in all of its aspects, I think, is still the secret of great creative people.
It’s time that America’s government lived by the same values as America’s families. It’s time we invested in America’s future and made sure our people have the skills to compete and thrive in a 21st century economy. That’s what Democrats believe.
The Connection Machine was the most powerful supercomputer in the world. It is a complex supercomputer and it will take forever to completely describe how it works.
Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.
People expect me to be with some stripper… That’s just the kind of woman I work with.
Psychoanalysts seem to be long on information and short on application.
I think that there is absolutely no free market in modern industrial states.
Fashion is what you adopt when you don’t know who you are.
Vote counting and ballot collecting does not occur in the light of day. There are too many occasions when observers and opposing parties lose contact with the ballots.
A systemic cleansing and detox is definitely the way to go after each holiday. It is the key to fighting high blood pressure, heart disease, cancer, and other health-related illnesses.
When one has a great deal to put into it a day has a hundred pockets.
While there are many influences on gas prices in America, I believe the passage of a national energy bill will help relieve this burden on our country.
Genes that underlie the capacity to receive, use and transmit information are the evolving properties.
Peter R. Grant
The British tourist is always happy abroad as long as the natives are waiters.
If an original piece of wardrobe came up from Star Wars, I’d probably spend a lot of money on it.
The ideal, it seems to me, is to show things happening and allow the reader to decide what they mean.
John M. Ford
You want to come home from a tournament with a winner’s medal. That’s not the fans or the media putting us under pressure, that’s the pressure we put ourselves under.
The Hudson’s Bay Company has always been the guardian angel of the north.
Ernest Thompson Seton
If you want to achieve excellence, you can get there today. As of this second, quit doing less-than-excellent work.
Thomas J. Watson
I still feel like I gotta prove something. There are a lot of people hoping I fail. But I like that. I need to be hated.
I don’t like the American media – particularly Fox.
My patient population has a low recidivism rate, but if they haven’t made up their minds that it is permanent, then of course, they will fail.
When mankind first saw the necessity of government, it is probable that many had conceived the desire of ruling.
To write well you must be willing to go naked into the world.
Daniel Keys Moran
I really didn’t know there was two sides to the abortion issue.
Write injuries in dust, benefits in marble.
A good discourse is that from which nothing can be retrenched without cutting into the quick.
Saint Francis de Sales
Four hundred wickets is 400 more than I thought I’d get.
I think I have a lot of crazy layers.
Do not be misled by the fact that you are at liberty and relatively free; that for the moment you are not under lock and key: you have simply been granted a reprieve.
From the age of four, I was a huge comic fan and still am. When Lost in Space came along it was like being in a huge comic so we jumped at the chance of being part of that project and it proved to be a good choice.
Hong Kong has created one of the most successful societies on Earth.
What changed our lives forever was when Malcolm had the idea to sell rock ‘n roll records to trendy customers.
And getting older, what’s happening is, I play only mothers.
It’s not the work which kills people, it’s the worry. It’s not the revolution that destroys machinery it’s the friction.
Henry Ward Beecher
I really wanted to work hard on my lyrics.
But we wish to give the Jews a Homeland. Not by dragging them ruthlessly out of their sustaining soil, but rather by removing them carefully, roots and all, to a better terrain.
The President regards the Japanese as a brave people; but courage, though useful in time of war, is subordinate to knowledge of arts; hence, courage without such knowledge is not to be highly esteemed.
Write verse, not poetry. The public wants verse. If you have a talent for poetry, then don’t by any means mother it, but try your hand at verse.
Robert W. Service
I understand why people do vote on the conservative side of the ticket because people have a tendency to go for strong governments when really, from an idealistic point of view, it’s a bad thing.
Since hydrogen is a constituent of most of our electrolytic solvents, the definition of an acid or base as a substance which gives up or takes up hydrogen ion would be more general than the one we used before, but it would not be universal.
Gilbert Newton Lewis
Businesses must invest in products and people in order to create new wealth.
You can alter movie singing so much because you go into the recording studio and, just technology for recording has gotten so good, you can hold out a note and they can combine a note from take 2 and a note from take 8.
Bill Withers and Curtis Mayfield, those are the people who informed me in playing the bass.
Old and young, we are all on our last cruise.
Robert Louis Stevenson
A man that is ashamed of passions that are natural and reasonable is generally proud of those that are shameful and silly.
Those seven years in the cloister were the key to my life.
The Rubicons which women must cross, the sex barriers which they must breach, are ultimately those that exist in their own minds.
Maybe you’re better to play a villain just straight out.
When I stepped out into the bright sunlight from the darkness of the movie house, I had only two things on my mind: Paul Newman and a ride home.
S. E. Hinton
The biological factors underlying race differences in sports have consequences for educational achievement, crime and sexual behavior.
J. Philippe Rushton