Top Quotes About Anything
However confused the scene of our life appears, however torn we may be who now do face that scene, it can be faced, and we can go on to be whole.
A whole stack of memories never equal one little hope.
Charles M. Schulz
My father was a statesman, I am a political woman. My father was a saint. I am not.
We have seen a central government promote the power of labor-union bosses, and in turn be supported by that power, until it has become entirely too much a government of and for one class, which is exactly what our Founding Fathers wanted most to prevent.
I became Gauleiter in 1927.
I was on Days Of Our Lives for about three months.
Facts are God’s arguments; we should be careful never to misunderstand or pervert them.
In an underdeveloped country don’t drink the water. In a developed country don’t breathe the air.
And they like being able to turn on the television day in and day out to see someone that they know and they feel comfortable with and trust hopefully and respect even.
The word virtue is as useful to self-interest as the vices.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
The romance stuff is easy. A sex scene… that’s hard, because you don’t know what to do. Those scenes are awkward.
The most important thing for poets to do is to write as little as possible.
T. S. Eliot
Sexy ain’t guys like Churchill and Lincoln.
Jews are the intensive form of any nationality whose language and customs they adopt.
I definitely feel like my blog is going edgy to broad and boring.
Works of art, in my opinion, are the only objects in the material universe to possess internal order, and that is why, though I don’t believe that only art matters, I do believe in Art for Art’s sake.
E. M. Forster
We never taste a perfect joy; our happiest successes are mixed with sadness.
The body is ready to have babies. Nature wants it done then, when the body can handle it, not after 40, when the income can handle it.
I was a militant smoker, and in my case, I think I particularly used smoking because what I felt was a kind of politically correct big brother assault on smoking.
I used to think about how I was conceived quite a lot when I was about 10 or 11, but I don’t think about it at all now that so many other babies have been born in the same way.
Our society is the product of several great religious and philosophical traditions. The ideas of the Greeks and Romans, Christianity, Judaism, humanism and the Enlightenment have made us who we are.
Jan Peter Balkenende
I used to be able to do the Chinese splits, where you open your legs sideways.
Comedy just pokes at problems, rarely confronts them squarely. Drama is like a plate of meat and potatoes, comedy is rather the dessert, a bit like meringue.
If it is worth doing, it is worth overdoing.
I just knew how to do the one thing I did, and whether I did it well or not depended on who the director was.
The key to successful missionary work is a close relationship between the missionaries and the members. Creating an environment in working with members that will bring more into the Church.
Richard G. Scott
I took the Canal Zone and let Congress debate; and while the debate goes on, the canal does also.
For over two billion years, through the apparent fancy of her endless differentiations and metamorphosis the Cell, as regards its basic physiological mechanisms, has remained one and the same. It is life itself, and our true and distant ancestor.
It is often said that the magnitude of a people is measured by their ability to know how to win.
Jose Eduardo Dos Santos
I didn’t have a hard time making it, I had a hard time letting it go.
The most hateful human misfortune is for a wise man to have no influence.
We can no longer let the threat of an early frost send a chill of fear throughout a large portion of our workforce. Diversification is the only answer.
I worked for half a cent a word. I’m not a fast writer to begin with, so for the first few years I had do other things.
They dined on mince, and slices of quince, Which they ate with a runcible spoon; And hand in hand, on the edge of the sand, They danced by the light of the moon.
I had always thought of Chris as my kid brother and watching how this kid, as I still thought of him, had affected so many people’s lives around the world was incredible.
So many actors have sheer guts, will, and determination; they just need some preparation.
A psychiatrist asks a lot of expensive questions your wife asks for nothing.
If you’re going to kick authority in the teeth, you might as well use two feet.
Frost is the most sophisticated of poets.
I suspect there have been a number of conspiracies that never were described or leaked out. But I suspect none of the magnitude and sweep of Watergate.
I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love.
It comes down to building your own world out here on the road. It’s who you surround yourself with. My band and crew are really positive guys.
It is better to live rich than to die rich.
I was born in Harlem, raised in the South Bronx, went to public school, got out of public college, went into the Army, and then I just stuck with it.
You know when you find a great dress, you’ve gotta hold on to it.
I’ve always listened to a lot of film music, actually.
I take my job as a rock and roll sax player very seriously. To do it the way that I must do it, I must be in good condition. The better shape you’re in, the harder you can rock.
The thing is the game is getting tougher and tougher and we have to ask a lot of our bodies.
It is my mission to ensure that HIV-positive children and children with AIDS are no longer overlooked and that they begin receiving the treatment and care they deserve.
I am glad that I paid so little attention to good advice; had I abided by it I might have been saved from some of my most valuable mistakes.
Edna St. Vincent Millay
You will become as small as your controlling desire; as great as you dominant aspiration.