Top Quotes About Anything
During my life I have seen, known, and lost too much to be the prey of vain dread; and, as for the hope of immortality, I am as weary of that as I am of gods and kings. For my own sake only I write this; and herein I differ from all other writers, past and to come.
We must work to ensure that the Nevada Cancer Institute continues to receive the dollars necessary to make it a vibrant source of research and clinical assistance for cancer victims throughout the state of Nevada and the nation.
Education technology and school construction go together. Modernization, updating education facilities, and making a capital investment in education are all included.
Our dreams drench us in senses, and senses steps us again in dreams.
Amos Bronson Alcott
Not to like ice cream is to show oneself uninterested in food.
During the early months of the war in 1914 there was a conflict of opinion between the War Office and the Foreign Office regarding news from the Front.
Progress, this great heresy of decay.
You never know what motivates you.
I think that one of the things that influences me most as a composer is to what extent I can deconstruct and reconstruct the material that I’m working with.
Part of the secret of a success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside.
Much education today is monumentally ineffective. All too often we are giving young people cut flowers when we should be teaching them to grow their own plants.
John W. Gardner
The idea of human rights as a fundamental principle can be seen to underlie throughout Islamic teachings.
Ali Hoseini Khamenei
Voters want to know that elections will be conducted fairly and accurately.
A character is a completely fashioned will.
For hundreds of millions of Americans who believe in God, prayer is our bridge between Earth and Heaven, our way of opening our hearts to the Lord. Through this intimate relationship we find peace and guidance.
It is easier to be wise for others than for ourselves.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
He who gives what he would as readily throw away, gives without generosity; for the essence of generosity is in self sacrifice.
I cannot sing, dance or act; what else would I be but a talk show host.
Even one billion Chinese do not a superpower make.
There are strings in the human heart that had better not be vibrated.
I see it all the time in politics. If a candidate gets caught in a lie, he quickly tries to change the subject by throwing more mud at his opponent. The mud keeps flying until some of the slanderous material sticks.
There is only one thing more harmful to society than an elected official forgetting the promises he made in order to get elected; that’s when he doesn’t forget them.
It’s amazing the hours you pull when you’re the lead of a show.
And he that said that a horse was not dressed, whose curb was not loose, said right; and it is equally true that the curb can never play, when in its right place, except the horse be upon his haunches.
Some women can’t say the word lesbian… even when their mouth is full of one.
I started training for musicals since I was a boy.
Nothing leads the scientist so astray as a premature truth.
The most important tribute any human being can pay to a poem or a piece of prose he or she really loves is to learn it by heart. Not by brain, by heart; the expression is vital.
In reality, we can prove that the incidents of drug, alcohol abuse and violence have dropped dramatically among professional athletes – but the problem is it would be impossible to convince than fans, because of what they read on the AP wire.
Boy, those French: they have a different word for everything!
Like art and politics, gangsterism is a very important avenue of assimilation into society.
E. L. Doctorow
The depth of darkness to which you can descend and still live is an exact measure of the height to which you can aspire to reach.
Pliny the Elder
I have since wandered among men of many races and many religions.
Alfred Russel Wallace
Congress first took action against steroids by passing The Anabolic Steroids Control Act of 1990.
The truest greatness lies in being kind, the truest wisdom in a happy mind.
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
I have always read all the latest cookery books and magazines, from all over the world.
I don’t think anyone in the media thinks strategically about society.
I have a thing for red-haired Irish boys, as we know.
Markets that don’t work we’re going to step away from.
If you have a song that you think sounds like another song you should contact the publishing company and say I have a song here, let’s cut a deal that lets everyone walk away feeling good.
Souls are designed to fit inside a body.
Censure is a limp noodle across the wrist of the president. I think the way we vote on the articles will express the way we feel stronger than any censure vote.
When I am dead, I hope it may be said: His sins were scarlet, but his books were read.
I’m concerned with trend. I don’t know where jazz fans will come from 20 years from now.
There are photographs that I don’t take now that I previously would have taken without any thought at all as to any misinterpretations.
The best time to buy a home is always five years ago.
I do believe that there are some universal cognitive tasks that are deep and profound – indeed, so deep and profound that it is worthwhile to understand them in order to design our displays in accord with those tasks.
Being over seventy is like being engaged in a war. All our friends are going or gone and we survive amongst the dead and the dying as on a battlefield.
It’s important to put all I have into my career.
Commercials that are geared towards kids. I think they should just, like, wipe them out.
Why pay $100 on a therapy session when you can spend $25 on a cigar? Whatever it is will come back; so what, smoke another one.