Top Quotes About Anything
Happens to everybody. Horses, dogs, men. Nobody gets out of life alive.
I’ve said that playing the blues is like having to be black twice. Stevie Ray Vaughan missed on both counts, but I never noticed.
B. B. King
There was hostility surrounding doing my job.
Majesty and love do not consort well together, nor do they dwell in the same place.
Since everything is in our heads, we had better not lose them.
To create something you must be something.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
You’ve got to walk and talk with God to go to heaven… I have the devil in me! If I didn’t have, I’d be Christian!
Jerry Lee Lewis
Nancy Drew was always changing her outfits. I despised girls’ clothing, I couldn’t wait to get home from school and get out of it. The last thing I wanted to read was minute descriptions of Nancy’s frocks.
A great man is always willing to be little.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The time will come when it will disgust you to look in the mirror.
Obviously, the greater the length of a war the higher is likely to be the number of casualties in it on either side.
Liberty lies in the hearts of men and women; when it dies there, no constitution, no law, no court can save it.
God’s delays are not God’s denials.
Robert H. Schuller
If I wasn’t an actress I would run a fortune 500 company.
The Lord’s prayer contains the sum total of religion and morals.
With my personal preparation at the piano, I can afford to hum at half voice.
You must renounce all superficiality, all convention, all vanity and delusion.
There are nuclear weapons in China, Iran, Korea and Pakistan. It wouldn’t take much to send a couple of warheads off on this planet somewhere that would cause a lot of environmental damage, then if you have got someone who wants to retaliate you have real problems.
Edward James Olmos
The game is the ultimate significance to me because it is so important to a lot of people. It has left a mark on our culture to be voted as one of the best to ever play.
Often what we do is open our house for various charity events. I don’t seat according to protocol. I don’t invite people because of who they are in the administration or their positions of power. The few who do come, are there because I like them.
And so, it’s not a thing of how many carries, but were you effective when you did carry.
He suddenly found himself on the precipice of utility.
J. F. Powers
If notwithstanding, a Rebellion of the same Kind now afflicts this Country, we should not infer that this Institution is useless, or should be laid aside; but just the Reverse.
It won’t make for a quiet life but it will make for an interesting paper vastly more significant because it is doing something only a daily paper can do.
Kingman Brewster, Jr.
Today is a great day, not only of healing and reconciliation, but also coming together. I’m so glad the whole Little Rock Nine was alive and here to see this.
Do not think too much of the dead husk of your friend, or mourn too much over it, but send your thoughts out towards the real soul or self which has escaped – to reach it.
The biggest hurdle to writing Fargo Rock City was that I couldn’t afford a home computer – I had to get a new job so I could buy a computer. It could all change though. In five years, I could be back at some daily newspaper, which wouldn’t be so bad.
It was called the Reclaim Guide. It was just a general protest guide that went over security culture and stuff like that. A small portion of that guide dealt with explosives information.
British actors behave like Europeans; they are also extremely well trained.
I’m the oldest 26-year-old I know. A lot of experience has been crammed into a short amount of time. Some days I feel a good 65, 70. Like I want to lie down.
Moreover, no one is judged from the natural man, thus not so long as he lives in the natural world, for man is then in a natural body; but everyone is judged in the spiritual man, and therefore when he comes into the spiritual world, for man is then in a spiritual body.
The effort of art is to keep what is interesting in existence, to recreate it in the eternal.
Be willing to trust your instincts, especially if you cannot find answers elsewhere.
There can be no rise in the value of labour without a fall of profits.
I remember watching Gilda Radner when I was a kid and everyone thought she was so funny and no one ever said that she was a funny woman, she was just funny.
They say a lot of women would like to see me naked, but there’s not a lens long enough for that.
You forget that the kingdom of heaven suffers violence: and the kingdom of heaven is like a woman.
One of the advantages of the book’s having been out there for more than a quarter century is that there’s been time for people to report back on what it’s done for them.
Taking the time to read to children is not only a worthwhile investment but also a wonderful experience. I have visited 119 schools in Maine, and these visits are among the most rewarding experiences in my career in public service.
I was in advertising for years. That was cushy, you know? It’s pretty cushy in a lot of ways, but I hated it.
There are names I do not want mentioned in my home.
As the blessings of health and fortune have a beginning, so they must also find an end. Everything rises but to fall, and increases but to decay.
Beauty is variable, ugliness is constant.
Everyone discusses my art and pretends to understand, as if it were necessary to understand, when it is simply necessary to love.
I’ve never related to the work geek at all-it sounds much more horrible than nerd. Like a freak biting a chicken’s head off in a sideshow.
We all think we are right, or we should not believe as we do.
William John Wills
We show girls were forced to live in whorehouses in each town, no other accommodations being available.
A man travels the world over in search of what he needs and returns home to find it.
George A. Moore
I’m not doing my philanthropic work, out of any kind of guilt, or any need to create good public relations. I’m doing it because I can afford to do it, and I believe in it.
At first, I didn’t know what to expect but I do say that I love our defensive coordinator, Tim Lewis.
Chess is the gymnasium of the mind.