Top Quotes About Anything
Everybody thinks they’ll never get married at your age. You think you can go on all your life being single, but you suddenly find out that you can’t.
Torture is banned but in two-thirds of the world’s countries it is still being committed in secret. Too many governments still allow wrongful imprisonment, murder or “disappearance” to be carried out by their officials with impunity.
I often wish… that I could rid the world of the tyranny of facts. What are facts but compromises? A fact merely marks the point where we have agreed to let investigation cease.
My path has not been determined. I shall have more experiences and pass many more milestones.
I don’t want to sell myself short. You hurt your spouse, not so much by the infidelity, but by the negative feelings about yourself that you bring home.
Contradiction was something I really like when it is embraced in that kind of philosophy.
Beauty is in the heart of the beholder.
H. G. Wells
I don’t think the way I look at myself has changed.
Every book is a new journey. I never felt I was an expert on a subject as I embarked on a project.
That first year at Universal was a big blur and, naturally, I thought they were wasting me. I didn’t realize at the time that I was learning my craft and acting more easily in front of the camera.
In rock stardom there’s an absolute economic upside to self-destruction.
In contentment and joy are found the height and perfection of all love towards our neighbor.
I was always a God guy.
You know, I’m Australian, and we have got the worst sense of humor. We are cruel to each other.
I get people to truly accept themselves unconditionally, whether or not their therapist or anyone loves them.
I have never understood that. I come from a place where the press makes or breaks an actor and it is more of a teamwork relationship.
Those who give hoping to be rewarded with honor are not giving, they are bargaining.
My life would be in danger if I return to Mexico.
Do not commit the error, common among the young, of assuming that if you cannot save the whole of mankind you have failed.
Jan de Hartog
Must I tell the story of my life again?
When the rose and the cross are united the alchemical marriage is complete and the drama ends. Then we wake from history and enter eternity.
Robert Anton Wilson
All who call on God in true faith, earnestly from the heart, will certainly be heard, and will receive what they have asked and desired.
There are those who love to get dirty and fix things. They drink coffee at dawn, beer after work. And those who stay clean, just appreciate things. At breakfast they have milk and juice at night. There are those who do both, they drink tea.
We’re allowing every Eric Harris, every troubled kid out there, to become the next Tim McVeigh.
I’m the biggest slob in the world. My apartment is a mess.
People are ridiculous only when they try or seem to be that which they are not.
We can chart our future clearly and wisely only when we know the path which has led to the present.
Adlai E. Stevenson
Many manufacturers secretly question whether advertising really sells their product, but are vaguely afraid that their competitors might steal a march on them if they stopped.
It’s very likely that graduates, current employees and retirees have some wonderful pieces of Deer Park history in their closets or garages.
I must have something to engross my thoughts, some object in life which will fill this vacuum, and prevent this sad wearing away of the heart.
I actually then went on to direct an after-school special where one of the characters was deaf. They hired me without even knowing I had any connection to the community.
The casinos brought lots of revenue and jobs to our community. We’ve seen lots of benefits from those tax dollars.
Of course there are regrets. I shall regret always that I found my own authentic voice in politics. I was too conservative, too conventional. Too safe, too often. Too defensive. Too reactive. Later, too often on the back foot.
Well, now, and there’s – for every dollar the federal government spends, there’s real people on the other side, and so when we talk about reductions that are going to affect providers, that’s going to affect hospitals and doctors and others.
I grew up with the mindset that when you get home from work, you go to dinner and watch a movie. I don’t want to be going to a club and taking off my panties.
If a man constantly aspires is he not elevated?
Henry David Thoreau
On those long notes behind the trumpet solo, if anyone lets his mind wander for a minute he is dead.
It was always easy for me. I was born very rich and lucky.
I cannot pretend to be impartial about the colours. I rejoice with the brilliant ones, and am genuinely sorry for the poor browns.
Dream research is a wonderful field. All you do is sleep for a living.
The band projects just took natural priority. I didn’t really have a solo career, just wanted to share the music in another way and to learn more about writing, recording, etcetera.
Too many pitchers, that’s all, there are just too many pitchers Ten or twelve on a team. Don’t see how any of them get enough work. Four starting pitchers and one relief man ought to be enough. Pitch ’em every three days and you’d find they’d get control and good, strong arms.
Agents will read unpublished work because they might make money, and that’s their job. It isn’t mine.
Marching with over a million women in support of our reproductive rights was one of the most empowering things I have done, both as a woman and as a Member of Congress.
Sheila Jackson Lee
Jesse McCartney is one of the nicest people around. I hate when I hear bad things about him, because anyone who knows him would agree that he’s a good guy and really humble.
My hunch is that probably men are doing more both outside the home and inside the home.
The disgrace of others often keeps tender minds from vice.
We’re leaving the House to people who either were born with a silver spoon in their mouth… or couldn’t get better jobs in the first place.
Genius begins great works; labor alone finishes them.
I was born old and get younger every day. At present I am sixty years young.
Herbert Beerbohm Tree
My family is very theatrical.