Top Quotes About Anything
Everyone should have enough money to get plastic surgery.
The Harley’s got a little too much torque when it comes to jumping.
To find fault is easy; to do better may be difficult.
I basically wrote the code and the specs and documentation for how the client and server talked to each other.
Tim Berners Lee
I think one of the geniuses of Bound and The Matrix and Memento is the complete collaboration of the effort. There were no rotten apples.
Housework is the only activity at which men are allowed to be consistently inept because they are thought to be so competent at everything else.
Letty Cottin Pogrebin
Everyone recognizes that’s a joke because obviously the number and shape of the pieces doesn’t affect the size of the pizza. And similarly, the stocks, bonds, warrants, etc., issued don’t affect the aggregate value of the firm.
I also did an Ozzy piece for him, and so I got hired. Everything happened really fast. I can’t give people advice, because everything in my life changed completely in less than a year and it’s still not something I am used to.
If I could be in any band, I think it would have to be the Beatles. That would have been a lot of fun.
It’s good to keep in mind that prominence is always a mix of hard work, eloquence in your practice, good timing and fortuitous social relations. Everything can’t be personalized.
You cannot be a hero without being a coward.
George Bernard Shaw
I was determined that no British government should be brought down by the action of two tarts.
Sometimes the laughter in mothering is the recognition of the ironies and absurdities. Sometimes, though, it’s just pure, unthinking delight.
The rivers of America will run with blood filled to their banks before we will submit to them taking the Bible out of our schools.
The big print giveth and the small print taketh away.
You know, I’m a Republican, I’m a Conservative, I voted for George Bush.
They sent me to these places to get the weight off. The diets never worked; the diets actually made it worse.
As much as I’d like to meet the tooth fairy on an evening walk, I don’t really believe it can happen.
Chris Van Allsburg
An apt quotation is like a lamp which flings its light over the whole sentence.
The Prince, charmed with these words, and much more with the manner in which they were spoken, knew not how to show his joy and gratitude; he assured her that he loved her better than he did himself.
Actually I like the idea of being a Renaissance hack. If tombstones were still in style, I would want to have the two words chiseled right under my name.
The anger of lovers renews their love.
I don’t do carrots.
Basically, we are a whole world of people desperately trying to figure out what is the dark side of our natures and how much can we explore without becoming something else.
Never go to excess, but let moderation be your guide.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Religion has a good place and it has its good people.
The world can only be grasped by action, not by contemplation.
No man has the right to use the great powers of the Presidency to lead the people, indirectly, into war.
I sang and wrote songs when I was 12 years old.
No thieves, no traitors, no interventionists! This time the revolution is for real!
Every reign must submit to a greater reign.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Syria and Iran have always had a pretty tight relationship, and it looks to me like they just cooked up a press release to put out to sort of restate the obvious. They’re both problem countries; we know that. And this doesn’t change anything.
I only storyboard scenes that require special effects, where it is necessary to communicate through pictures.
Toil without song is like a weary journey without an end.
H. P. Lovecraft
Music is the divine way to tell beautiful, poetic things to the heart.
I think complexity is mostly sort of crummy stuff that is there because it’s too expensive to change the interface.
Dreams are like paper, they tear so easily.
Death is delightful. Death is dawn, The waking from a weary night Of fevers unto truth and light.
James Russell Lowell
Because thou must not dream, thou need not despair.
We all have possibilities we don’t know about. We can do things we don’t even dream we can do.
You can’t put the toothpaste back in the tube.
H. R. Haldeman
I belong to no organized party. I am a Democrat.
Measles and TB evolved from diseases of our cattle, influenza from a disease of pigs, and smallpox possibly from a disease of camels. The Americas had very few native domesticated animal species from which humans could acquire such diseases.
As soon as I get my car I think I’ll be going to the cinema more. Since I don’t go very often, there are no films that are a must see at the moment. I usually wait till they come out on DVD.
The capacity of the female mind for studies of the highest order cannot be doubted, having been sufficiently illustrated by its works of genius, of erudition, and of science.
Among politicians the esteem of religion is profitable; the principles of it are troublesome.
I had a really good time with Martha Stewart, who also is somebody I really admire a lot. I’ve learned a lot from her and I think all of America has, about attention to detail and using fresh ingredients and making things beautiful and special.
One day I had an idea for a movie. Everything came after that.
I later spent… five to eight months in hospitals in New Jersey, always on an involuntary basis, and always attempting a legal argument for release.
John Forbes Nash, Jr.
Seldom ever was any knowledge given to keep, but to impart; the grace of this rich jewel is lost in concealment.
It sounds like something on a very trite T-shirt, but life is what happens.