Top Quotes About Anything
Everyone should have enough money to get plastic surgery.
Victory is everything. You can spend the money but you can never spend the memories.
The Spy Act strikes a right balance between preserving legitimate and benign uses of this technology, while still, at the same time, protecting unwitting consumers from the harm caused when it is misused and, of course, designed for nefarious purposes.
I think people took Grenada for what it turned out to be, which was a very specific incident and from which one couldn’t necessarily make a lot of generalizations.
As soon as man began considering himself the source of the highest meaning in the world and the measure of everything, the world began to lose its human dimension, and man began to lose control of it.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.
When you get to the extremes there is, sometimes, just the need where you have to stand up.
When I did the record, I was coming off a time when my contract had been sold and the music industry had changed a lot. I didn’t understand how to make records for big labels. I was waiting for a new kind of record label to emerge.
It’s kinda cool seeing people having real fights with people they really know.
We cannot forget the little things we take for granted in America that remain the disdain of dictators and terrorists throughout the world.
If you surrender completely to the moments as they pass, you live more richly those moments.
Anne Morrow Lindbergh
Many people die with their music still in them. Why is this so? Too often it is because they are always getting ready to live. Before they know it, time runs out.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
The Indians are finding the gaps like a pin in a haystack.
Navjot Singh Sidhu
Right reason is stronger than force.
James A. Garfield
Literature and butterflies are the two sweetest passions known to man.
Moderates shouldn’t be nervous about Newt because he has a vision, he’s laid it forward. He’s fundamentally leading us in the way that middle class Americans want to go.
Pete du Pont
The first, or theoretic branch, that which explains the nature, production, and distribution of wealth, will be found to rest on a very few general propositions, which are the result of observation, or consciousness.
Nassau William Senior
In a more intellectually rigorous age, I wouldn’t be talked about as a satirist at all. I would just be a topical comedian.
I know of nothing more despicable and pathetic than a man who devotes all the hours of the waking day to the making of money for money’s sake.
John D. Rockefeller
During these continued tough economic times, writing a sensible, fair budget that provides real opportunities for Washington families, workers and businesses is always a challenge.
Jeanne Kohl Welles
After a few years of marriage a man can look right at a woman without seeing her and a woman can see right through a man without looking at him.
There is no harm in repeating a good thing.
Both the man of science and the man of action live always at the edge of mystery, surrounded by it.
J. Robert Oppenheimer
I should like to know what is the proper function of women, if it is not to make reasons for husbands to stay at home, and still stronger reasons for bachelors to go out.
Men are accomplices to that which leaves them indifferent.
Television of course actually started in Britain in 1936, and it was a monopoly, and there was only one broadcaster and it operated on a license which is not the same as a government grant.
I formed a resolution to never write a word I did not want to write; to think only of my own tastes and ideals, without a thought of those of editors or publishers.
C. S. Forester
I like form and shape and strength in pictures.
What is the most beautiful in virile men is something feminine; what is most beautiful in feminine women is something masculine.
If there is a look of human eyes that tells of perpetual loneliness, so there is also the familiar look that is the sign of perpetual crowds.
There can be no peace with someone who wants to kill you.
The scary thing is when I did my set in Texas everyone was excited. The show was great. I was done and the next DJ put something on vinyl and the difference! The quality!!
There is a tremendous amount of support for the approach we have taken, which again is to base our decisions on risk analysis and thoughtful scientific process.
As soon as laws are necessary for men, they are no longer fit for freedom.
Higher education is confronting challenges, like the economy is, about the need for a higher number of more adequately trained, more highly educated citizenry.
Neither Aristotelian nor Russellian rules give the exact logic of any expression of ordinary language; for ordinary language has no exact logic.
Peter Frederick Strawson
My work is purely autobiographical… It is about myself and my surroundings.
Once brave politicians and others explain the war on drugs’ true cost, the American people will scream for a cease-fire. Bring the troops home, people will urge. Treat drugs as a health problem, not as a matter for the criminal justice system.
Aim for the highest.
Love is of that excellent nature, that it is esteemed by the best of men, and accepted from the meanest persons; what then is the affection of a Father!
I just want to be able to sit on grass as long as I want to, without anybody telling me to leave. Everything is so restricted, here, in that you actually have to stand behind a line, you can’t go up the Canyon and enjoy the view.
I’m always active in trying to educate people when it comes to eating animal products, testing on animals, and the health benefits of being vegan, although I’m probably not the best person to be talking about the latter at the moment.
As the writer, you’re always a presence in the song. If you get close to what human beings are like, you’re writing about common experience. We all do much the same things, so if you nail somebody, then you’ve also nailed yourself.
When a child is bruised physically or emotionally, parents often reward him with a treat.
Suddenly you’re surrounded by strangers who want something from you. The thing is, they don’t know what they want, and you don’t know what they want, unless it’s an autograph, and you just sort of stand there grinning at one another.
Left wing, right wing, I am wingless and tired of trying to fly. Here comes the ground.
The markets don’t like instability and they don’t like uncertainty.
Wisdom stands at the turn in the road and calls upon us publicly, but we consider it false and despise its adherents.
The first virtue in a soldier is endurance of fatigue; courage is only the second virtue.
Teach me to feel another’s woe, to hide the fault I see, that mercy I to others show, that mercy show to me.
People’s intelligence tends to be in inverse proportion to their number. People don’t tend to get smarter as they get into bigger groups.