Top Quotes About Anything
Did you ever hear of a kid playing accountant – even if they wanted to be one?
Most jokes state a bitter truth.
Lack of charisma can be fatal.
I rope steers in team roping events. There’s a header and a heeler on a roping team, and I’m the heeler.
Some kinds of nails, such as those used for defending the soles of coarse shoes, called hobnails, require a particular form of the head, which is made by the stroke of a die.
Racism is man’s gravest threat to man – the maximum of hatred for a minimum of reason.
Abraham Joshua Heschel
I’m not a big blues fan, but I don’t know anyone who doesn’t dig B.B. King.
No, I think the pitching today has more depth.
It is the city of mirrors, the city of mirages, at once solid and liquid, at once air and stone.
The genius of the Spanish people is exquisitely subtle, without being at all acute; hence there is so much humour and so little wit in their literature.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
When you are a strong woman, you will attract trouble. When a man feels threatened, there is always trouble.
Barbara Taylor Bradford
I live for being with the people I love and to live as happily as possible.
It makes it hard to get over a certain period of your life when you are constantly revisiting it every night.
A masculine education cannot spare from professional study and the necessary acquisition of languages, the time and attention which I have bestowed on the compositions of my countrymen.
A man who says that no patriot should attack the war until it is over… is saying no good son should warn his mother of a cliff until she has fallen.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
When I created Buffy, I wanted to create a female icon, but I also wanted to be very careful to surround her with men that not only have no problem with the idea of a female leader, but were in fact engaged and even attracted to the idea.
I realise that in this undertaking I place myself in a certain opposition to views widely held concerning the mathematical infinite and to opinions frequently defended on the nature of numbers.
My father was a diplomat for part of his life and I jumped from country to country and culture to culture.
I don’t really know how to relate to a long-term day-in day-out kind of comfortable relationship.
It is the rank and file – the average woman – for whom the world has opened up so astonishingly.
Mary A. Ward
In the simplest terms, a leader is one who knows where she wants and gets up and goes.
The biggest lesson I learned from Vietnam is not to trust our own government statements. I had no idea until then that you could not rely on them.
J. William Fulbright
After Nashville sushi and a long debate on Bob Dylan, we went into Woodland Studios at 10 pm that night for a look around, and jammed for 5 hours solid.
I come to play everyday.
Men killing other men really is an extraordinary phenomenon. Why does it happen? And how long has it gone on? And have the motives changed?
The ox suffers, the cart complains.
For as one star another far exceeds, So souls in heaven are placed by their deeds.
And forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
He who can take advice is sometimes superior to him who can give it.
My favorite country is America. I love going there! I go in the local lake near where I work on Sundays. It’s called Berry Hill.
Hell hath no fury like a liberal scorned.
I never wanted children. If I’d been deeply in love with a man and he’d wanted children, it would have been difficult.
When I see a colour or hear a sound, I am aware of something, and not of nothing.
Charles D. Broad
It can’t possibly last for years and browsing has its limits. Only a certain amount is healthy or wise.
Big sisters are the crab grass in the lawn of life.
Charles M. Schulz
The fact of the matter is that everybody treats me pretty much as one of the boys, which I take as a great compliment.
Comfort zones are plush lined coffins. When you stay in your plush lined coffins, you die.
You find that you have peace of mind and can enjoy yourself, get more sleep, and rest when you know that it was a one hundred percent effort that you gave – win or lose.
I think that my work is my attempt, I suppose, is to try and become a piece of connective tissue. I’m trying to communicate with people here and in America – in rich countries – about what I see on the ground in badly affected areas.
I don’t like the term mid-life crisis.
I’ll quit coffee. It won’t be easy drinking my Bailey’s straight, but I’ll get used to it. It’ll still be the best part of waking up.
Revolution is the festival of the oppressed.
If we get the capabilities, NATO, along with the European Union, can do amazing things.
Ideas not coupled with action never become bigger than the brain cells they occupied.
Arnold H. Glasgow
I’m always crunching numbers, so my calculator watch is a must.
Well, we have to provide the world’s best schools. We certainly don’t have them, but that’s our objective.
You are right, but the weakness does not come from the millions of Muslims in the world. They do not mind being radical, they have no fear to speak out and to protest and to jihad.
Abu Bakar Bashir
Most children threaten at times to run away from home. This is the only thing that keeps some parents going.
One of the things that we can say with confidence is that we will have much lighter, much stronger materials, and this will reduce the cost of air flight, and the cost of rockets.
I have always brought home stray animals – everything from squirrels to wild rabbits to foxes and turtles.
Many of America’s historical cornbreads were staple breads for people who didn’t have many other options.