Top Quotes About Anything
Curiosity is one of the great secrets of happiness.
Bryant H. McGill
A woman will be elected President before Wade Boggs is called out on strikes. I guarantee that.
Don’t let your ego get too close to your position, so that if your position gets shot down, your ego doesn’t go with it.
That will only happen if I have a bout of amnesia or if I feel like mooning someone in the audience.
He might be my boyfriend. He might not be my boyfriend.
I mean, we’re really making a quantum change in our relationship to the plant world with genetic modification.
I like California a lot more than New York these days.
Dee Dee Ramone
I had seen movies before that that had made me laugh, but I had never seen anything even remotely close to as funny as Richard Pryor was, just standing there talking.
You teach a child to read, and he or her will be able to pass a literacy test.
George W. Bush
I lost 90 pounds and my blood pressure went down to a normal level and the salt in my urine disappeared. And that was when I had to make the transition from fat character actor to thin character actor.
The lover knows much more about absolute good and universal beauty than any logician or theologian, unless the latter, too, be lovers in disguise.
If you don’t do it my way, I suggest you commit suicide.
I would love to see Flip get back into the league. I think he can definitely still coach in this league. I think he will be in this league quicker than sooner.
You can’t suppress creativity, you can’t suppress innovation.
The atmosphere seems to change once the sun goes down and the race fans get to watch a good show.
Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.
Hunger for gold is made greater as more gold is acquired.
Aurelius Clemens Prudentius
Film lovers are sick people.
Love and dignity cannot share the same abode.
When I was playing the game we never had the benefit of TV or video to analyse our techniques or look at faults, we depended on other cricketers to watch us and then tell us what they thought we were doing wrong.
I’d really been interested in opera when I was about 16, and I really like staging them.
I never thought I’d land in pictures with a face like mine.
I wish people who have trouble communicating would just shut up.
It’s the first film that I made where the director was not present under the camera, and it threw me.
This week I was proud to join with my colleagues to help pass two important, common-sense pieces of legislation that will limit the frivolous lawsuits by trial attorneys and personal injury lawyers that clog our courts and hurt our small businesses.
This country has always been run by elite, and it’s an elitist democracy. And that’s not a radical concept. It’s elitist democracy. When people talk about democracy, they don’t talk – really talk about participatory democracy, until the point that we get us at Election Day.
If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau
Actors are one family over the entire world.
While a handful of countries and a small number of people are leading ample life, dozens of countries and billions of people in Africa, Asia and Latin America are being left in absolute poverty.
Tran Duc Luong
I’m your average Joe guy. I don’t really care for politicians.
I believe that a man is converted when first he hears the low, vast murmur of life, of human life, troubling his hitherto unconscious self.
David Herbert Lawrence
Empires won by conquest have always fallen either by revolt within or by defeat by a rival.
John Boyd Orr
With their souls of patent leather, they come down the road. Hunched and nocturnal, where they breathe they impose, silence of dark rubber, and fear of fine sand.
Federico Garcia Lorca
School is practice for the future, and practice makes perfect and nobody’s perfect so why bother.
The foundation of empire is art and science. Remove them or degrade them, and the empire is no more. Empire follows art and not vice versa as Englishmen suppose.
We’re in the midst of an evolution, not a revolution.
I think men are allowed to be fat and bald and ugly and women aren’t. And it’s just not – there is no equality there.
Villains never know they are villains in a picture so I play this like I’m the nicest guy in the world.
Any degree of unemployment worries me.
Brains, you know, are suspect in the Republican Party.
When we play “Angel of Death”, it’s actually a 2 and half minutes sing ’til our party starts. That song is pretty much been played traditionally in the end.
With today’s fast films, you can light the way your eye sees the scene. You can abuse the film and create subtleties in contrast with light and exposure, diffusion and filters. That’s what makes it an art.
A big part of what I wanted to do with this character was go from when I was a boy and try and develop into a man, really try and play him as a man who is on this search, on a journey of personal, spiritual, political, social discovery.
I believe the public’s confidence would be increased if the federal government took over the functions of airport security screening for all passengers.
Speech is civilization itself.
I wasn’t naturally gifted in terms of size and speed; everything I did in hockey I worked for, and that’s the way I’ll be as a coach.
All thing I thought I knew; but now confess, the more I know I know, I know the less.
What I try to do is to go into a poem – and one writes them, of course, poem by poem – to go into each poem, first of all without having any sense whatsoever of where it’s going to end up.
Men cheat for the same reason that dogs lick their balls… because they can.
Quoting, like smoking, is a dirty habit to which I am devoted.
I love those who yearn for the impossible.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe