Top Quotes About Anything
Democracy opens new vistas and opportunities. We should use the opportunities it offers to correct past mistakes not to blunder anew.
I have to take responsibility for anything that happened within its businesses.
Baseball, it is said, is only a game. True. And the Grand Canyon is only a hole in Arizona. Not all holes, or games, are created equal.
There is a wide range of opportunities for us and we see a main part of our strategy as being a company that supplies products across a range of different end applications and indeed we have quite a wide product portfolio which we enhance each year.
Since God knows our future, our personalities, and our capacity to listen, He isn’t ever going to say more to us than we can deal with at the moment.
I find humming is very useful.
Each generation takes the earth as trustees. We ought to bequeath to posterity as many forests and orchards as we have exhausted and consumed.
Julius Sterling Morton
Why do I jave to be an example for your kid? You be an example for your own kid.
Actually when we stopped New Order I was busier than ever. The only gaps have been while we’ve been writing.
It’s been an amazing year of individual performances.
Our artillery has really been sensational. For once we have enough of something and at the right time. Officers tell me they actually have more guns than they know what to do with.
We have now recently launched the national integrity plan.
Abdullah Ahmad Badawi
I have closed that page of my life without rancor. I do not disown any of the work done.
I’m not getting paid right now. No pay, no critique.
Even if you walk exactly the same route each time – as with a sonnet – the events along the route cannot be imagined to be the same from day to day, as the poet’s health, sight, his anticipations, moods, fears, thoughts cannot be the same.
A. R. Ammons
I know it’s popular to say this because she’s the woman of the moment, but Halle Berry. Not only does she have obvious audience appeal and star quality, but she’s a damn good actress too.
Forethought we may have, undoubtedly, but not foresight.
Darwin investigated the numerous facts obtained by naturalists in living nature and analysed them through the prism of practical experience.
Our esteem for facts has not neutralized in us all religiousness. It is itself almost religious. Our scientific temper is devout.
There is one day that is ours. Thanksgiving Day is the one day that is purely American.
Dresses, I find, are impractical in social situations, but I enjoy wearing them a great deal on stage.
As Mayor, I will use my experience to make San Francisco a place where small businesses can thrive.
I’m concerned about getting Iraq on its feet.
Can you imagine young people nowadays making a study of trigonometry for the fun of it? Well I did.
Later in my life, I’m going to look back and smile and be very fulfilled. I know that if I don’t give it my all right now I’ll regret it later. That’s very important to me, because I’ve worked all my life to have this.
Children can write poetry and then, unless they’re poets, they stop when reach puberty.
When I was in college I was accused of being a goody two-shoes. But every goody two-shoes has a bad side.
Segregation never brought anyone anything except trouble.
The shows are either 11 or 22 minutes and they move pretty quickly, and that’s part of the charm of them – so it was just trying to keep that in mind and keep the energy of the story moving, even though we were dealing with a longer format.
The fans know their football, you can’t kid them.
And when man faces destiny, destiny ends and man comes into his own.
You cannot make peace with terrorists. The normal dividing lines between war and peace do not apply.
I advise you to say your dream is possible and then overcome all inconveniences, ignore all the hassles and take a running leap through the hoop, even if it is in flames.
I’ll be truthful. The weekly paycheck is the most important thing to me.
We can escape the commonplace only by manipulating it, controlling it, thrusting it into our dreams or surrendering it to the free play of our subjectivity.
It means to educate myself incessantly about the world around me.
There’s no bigger supporter in Jessica’s life than me.
There is nothing more dangerous than the conscience of a bigot.
George Bernard Shaw
He had a way with him. Before you had a chance to say no, he was there and done. That only happened to me once before, with a duke, who literally swept me off my feet, and before I knew what was happening, we’d done it. Another terrible mistake.
Entrenched bureaucracies are always opposed to fundamental changes.
His ambition is to be the spider in the World Wide Web.
I have opinions of my own, strong opinions, but I don’t always agree with them.
George H. W. Bush
Despite this lamentable lack of balance in our education I do not believe that either children or adults in my country are permeated by a widespread hostility to Germany.
When did one man ever civilize a people?
John Lothrop Motley
All our work, our whole life is a matter of semantics, because words are the tools with which we work, the material out of which laws are made, out of which the Constitution was written. Everything depends on our understanding of them.
The market came with the dawn of civilization and it is not an invention of capitalism. If it leads to improving the well-being of the people there is no contradiction with socialism.
If the highest things are unknowable, then the highest capacity or virtue of man cannot be theoretical wisdom.
The lesson that any thinking person draws from the Stewart saga is that when the government asks questions, run for your lawyer and don’t say a word. Had Stewart kept her mouth shut, she’d be OK.
Music is the soul of language.
There is no such thing as an impartial jury because there are no impartial people. There are people that argue on the web for hours about who their favorite character on “Friends” is.
Behind closed doors they had what were legendary battles I hear but when the doors opened there was absolute unity. Not a crack could be found. No separation whatsoever. They were locked together for the good of the community.