Top Quotes About Anything
I am proud of Kirk. I think he drums to his own drummer in every way.
I love food and feel that it is something that should be enjoyed. I eat whatever I want. I just don’t overeat.
I am working on my nightclub act, definitely want to do more singing.
I mean the interesting thing I think would be if something happened like, what happened in England where all these kids that all of a sudden can’t afford the ticket prices.
A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down.
Arnold H. Glasow
When Bob came through Cincinnati, he wanted a girl singer to be on his show. There was a local contest, and my sister and I entered, but Bob said, Gee, I wouldn’t break up the team.
Despite our high rate of unemployment, 300,000 jobs go unfilled largely because many of the unemployed lack the skills needed today as a result of technological progress.
The good Lord was good to me. He gave me a strong body, a good right arm, and a weak mind.
Ireland. Great for the spirit – very bad for the body.
I try to show what it is about language and music that enthralls, because I think those are the two elements of poetry.
I’ve gone on the wagon, but my body doesn’t believe it.
I’m working on a nonfiction book on Nepal and a novel about diasporas.
I don’t think business news is just for old white men with money.
Mystery is something that appeals to most everybody.
I went window shopping today! I bought four windows.
No politician is threatened by the child protective constituency, because it does not exist.
Evil and good are God’s right hand and left.
Sooner or later something seems to call us onto a particular path… this is what I must do, this is what I’ve got to have. This is who I am.
The Secret Doctrine is the common property of the countless millions of men born under various climates, in times with which History refuses to deal, and to which esoteric teachings assign dates incompatible with the theories of Geology and Anthropology.
H. P. Blavatsky
Music has always gotten me through life, particularly honest, real music.
Lisa Marie Presley
I am a proud participant of the Spencer Tracy School of Acting: Know your lines, don’t bump into the furniture.
We have no more right to consume happiness without producing it than to consume wealth without producing it.
George Bernard Shaw
Take away love and our earth is a tomb.
One secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.
We spent a month in Japan last year, a week in Istanbul for the United Nations, and nearly three months in my native Nova Scotia, where my two brothers have homes; and we’ll go back there this summer.
I pay attention to the actors and stuff, but not even that much. I don’t pay attention to who’s writing.
Both the cockroach and the bird would get along very well without us, although the cockroach would miss us most.
Joseph Wood Krutch
Thankfully, it became clear to me that when I compete, I lose my connection to the passion I have for my work.
I consider myself a poet first and a musician second. I live like a poet and I’ll die like a poet.
Generally speaking, the errors in religion are dangerous; those in philosophy only ridiculous.
Failure to prepare is preparing to fail.
It’s much easier to play supporting roles because that’s what I do in my life: I support my son.
My brother’s been producing rap music and hip-hop for maybe 10 years.
Nobody is bored when he is trying to make something that is beautiful or to discover something that is true.
William Ralph Inge
I recruited my dad to be my bass player and fired him on several occasions. He stayed on as a bus driver.
I just wanted laughs – that’s really what I was after.
Small- and medium-sized companies do not know what we have to offer and that needs to be changed. We must react just as strenuously on their behalf as we do for larger companies.
Do not let arguments of expediency persuade you. That is the slow road to oblivion. That is the tortured path to undoing step by step, bit by bit, as the river creates a canyon, the way of life that we love.
The goal of modern propaganda is no longer to transform opinion but to arouse an active and mythical belief.
I can’t think of any other job in journalism where the newsmakers come to you.
My nemesis – my downfall, if you will – was relationships, and trying to fulfill them.
The key is to get to know people and trust them to be who they are. Instead, we trust people to be who we want them to be – and when they’re not, we cry.
According to the official version of history, CIA aid to the Mujahadeen began during 1980, that is to say, after the Soviet army invaded Afghanistan, 24 Dec 1979.
There is some mysterious thing that goes on whereby, in the process of playing Shakespeare continuously, actors are surprised by the way the language actually acts on them.
Well, one hopes that if you’re really related to the core of your particular culture, you have profound commitments to it, and that you are aware of how much you can strain it before you do violence to its essential nature.
We are beaten, we will make no bones about it; but we are not too badly beaten still to fight.
Most gentlemen don’t like love, they just like to kick it around.
I started my career at the top and have been working my way downwards ever since.
Hell is nothing else but nature departed or excluded from the beam of divine light.
I am confirmed in my division of human energies. Ambitious people climb, but faithful people build.
Julia Ward Howe
Order is a necessary condition for anything the human mind is to understand.