Top Quotes About Anything
I always had a fantasy of being a chef, because I like kitchen life.
To love beauty is to see light.
Energy is necessary for economic growth, for a better quality of life, and for human progress.
Rather leave the crime of the guilty unpunished than condemn the innocent.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
People say, ‘Just say who you’re dating. Then people will stop being so ravenous about it.’ It’s like, No they won’t! They’ll ask for specifics.
Death destroys a man, but the idea of death saves him.
E. M. Forster
Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.
I give so much pleasure to so many people. Why can I not get some pleasure for myself?
If you love life, don’t waste time, for time is what life is made up of.
I just don’t think one person has that much to contribute to any subject.
Bernice Johnson Reagon
The most intense conflicts, if overcome, leave behind a sense of security and calm that is not easily disturbed. It is just these intense conflicts and their conflagration which are needed to produce valuable and lasting results.
Too many pieces of music finish too long after the end.
I know they are going to be doing a box set in Europe of Danzig 5 and 6 and some other stuff.
The difficulty of IVF or of any fertility issues is the hope and the shattered hope, the dream that it might happen this time and then it doesn’t happen.
Men are disturbed not by things, but by the view which they take of them.
A man will be imprisoned in a room with a door that’s unlocked and opens inwards; as long as it does not occur to him to pull rather than push.
In art, all who have done something other than their predecessors have merited the epithet of revolutionary; and it is they alone who are masters.
The insatiable thirst for everything which lies beyond, and which life reveals, is the most living proof of our immortality.
I literally paid my way through the University of Texas with my umpiring.
For under certain conditions the chemical atoms emit light waves of a specific length or oscillation frequency – their familiar characteristic spectra – and these can come in the form of electromagnetic waves only from accelerated electric quanta.
We used to have a main female vocalist. But she had a baby. Now we do the singing ourselves.
The rules are changed now, there’s not any way to build a team today. It’s just how much money you want to spend. You could be the world champions and somebody else makes a key acquisition or two and you’re through.
There are many things we do not want about the world. Let us not just mourn them. Let us change them.
The Afro-American is thus the backbone of the South.
Ida B. Wells
Well, as an artist, I think that Elvis’s generosity to me he always talked very highly about me, he always spoke very highly about my work and singing and my writing.
To the eyes of a miser a guinea is more beautiful than the sun, and a bag worn with the use of money has more beautiful proportions than a vine filled with grapes.
We are doing what Prince did. Everyone that comes to a show billed as An Evening with Journey will get our new CD. We figured that is our best store because they are our biggest fans.
Our soul is cast into a body, where it finds number, time, dimension. Thereupon it reasons, and calls this nature necessity, and can believe nothing else.
Lying increases the creative faculties, expands the ego, and lessens the frictions of social contacts.
Clare Boothe Luce
About no subject is there less philosophizing than about philosophy.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
Providing a writer isn’t put off by conventions – and some are – attending them can be a nice break from the necessary isolation of writing.
Chelsea Quinn Yarbro
I’m a true believer in karma. You get what you give, whether it’s bad or good.
Dancing is my obsession. My life.
Painting from nature is not copying the object; it is realizing one’s sensations.
We are all agents of the same supreme power, the people.
Too many security officers live day to day. They just want to be treated with dignity.
The efforts you make will surely be rewarded. If not, then you are simply not ready to call them efforts.
We’ve done all the work that HRC wanted on the twin and the project has been completed. We were consistently up there with the top guys and that is what HRC wanted to prove.
I love being in a band. I love that collaborative spirit, although some would suggest that I don’t get involved in the collaborative spirit, but it’s not true.
There is something about a bureaucrat that does not like a poem.
I like a lot of Margaret Atwood, I like much of Alice Munro. Again, if you were to ask me about male writers, there’s often a novel I admire, but not all of their works.
Manuel is still today a good friend. The others I see rarely, but with Edgar I phone from time to time.
I felt alienated by the experience and decided to stay away from corporate employment.
We increase whatever we praise. The whole creation responds to praise, and is glad.
I wanted him to love me, and I’m quite sure that he didn’t.
All of us need to grow continuously in our lives.
The art of publicity is a black art; but it has come to stay, and every year adds to its potency.
For me the march was a labor – a labor of love – but I was busy handing out flyers for the National Association of Black Social Workers, so I really wasn’t standing in the crowd listening and observing. I was busy.
A doctor gave a man six months to live. The man couldn’t pay his bill, so he gave him another six months.
I like working with actresses, and I like women a lot, not for obvious reasons, but just in that that there’s so much about what they bring to the scene that keeps it so interesting. Their instincts are so different, and they never explain them to you.
As far as the customer is concerned, the interface is the product.