Top Quotes About Anything
I am very proud to be a part of the Livestrong Foundation. I am maybe only a member but I give everything I can to be sure that people understand that cancer is a disease for everybody – not only in France, in Europe, in Asia, it is all over the world. We must fight together, we must make something to fight the cancer, we must Livestrong.
A good boss makes his men realize they have more ability than they think they have so that they consistently do better work than they thought they could.
Charles Erwin Wilson
The more thoroughly I conduct scientific research, the more I believe that science excludes atheism.
Without freedom, no art; art lives only on the restraints it imposes on itself, and dies of all others.
It is well to fetter the wings of our fancy and restrain its flights.
Edward E. Barnard
Skin has become inadequate in interfacing with reality. Technology has become the body’s new membrane of existence.
Nam June Paik
Baseball changes through the years. It gets milder.
Yet the whole preamble of the second authorization act for the Marshall Plan showed the direction Congress was ready to take about breaking down barriers within Europe.
W. Averell Harriman
Whatever happens, take responsibility.
Yoga is about compassion and generosity towards others. It means being mindful of the world around us.
The object of China’s strategy is inexorably to supplant the United States as the world’s premier economic power, and if necessary, to defeat us militarily.
The tragedy of war is that it uses man’s best to do man’s worst.
Harry Emerson Fosdick
Some members of both Houses have, it is true, been removed from their employments under the Crown; but were they ever told, either by me or by any other of his majesty’s servants, that it was for opposing the measures of the administration in Parliament?
People feel that decisions about their jobs, the way their children are educated, how their church functions, and products they buy are made by someone and some place so distant that they can’t find anybody to talk to that has any influence over them.
Poetry is not an expression of the party line. It’s that time of night, lying in bed, thinking what you really think, making the private world public, that’s what the poet does.
Love is sweeping the country.
I’m a babe in the woods when it comes to the Internet.
There was a perverse side of me, with things like Van Helsing coming out. I didn’t want to go down that route.
But I always had the ability to say no. That’s how I called my own shots.
If I have any message for others, it is to go for help early and not to be a resistant patient.
I was hanging out with Jonathan Richman last night.
They tend to lay dormant for a while but often come back, and then the cheques come in!
And, I’d never done Tennessee Williams, and I had done Broadway musicals, so it was a challenge.
Between 9am and 3pm is when I work most intensely.
Carol Ann Duffy
I have to stay alone in order to fully contemplate and feel nature.
Caspar David Friedrich
Poetry and prayer are very similar.
Carol Ann Duffy
A smile is the chosen vehicle of all ambiguities.
I’m like a twenty-two-year-old kid in a new band trying to get noticed and break through, because the vast majority of people have never seen me play live.
If what you did yesterday seems big, you haven’t done anything today.
Courage means to keep working a relationship, to continue seeking solutions to difficult problems, and to stay focused during stressful periods.
When everything is easy one quickly gets stupid.
There is more sophistication and less sense in New York than anywhere else on the globe.
Son, we’d like to keep you around this season but we’re going to try and win a pennant.
I’m no different from anybody else. If I don’t have a card, I can’t check out these books.
As the tension eases, we must look in the direction of agriculture, industry and education as our final goals, and toward democracy under Mr Mubarak.
Let me remind you of the old maxim: people under suspicion are better moving than at rest, since at rest they may be sitting in the balance without knowing it, being weighed together with their sins.
I really enjoy writing novels. It’s like the ocean. You can just build a boat and take off.
None of my characters seem to have had sex yet – I haven’t written about that. And I wouldn’t want to deal with what’s happening in Oregon – the school shootings.
I’ve had a good day when I don’t fall out of the cart.
Treat your body well, and it’ll see you through for many years.
Marriage is like life – it is a field of battle, not a bed of roses.
Robert Louis Stevenson
It’s amazing the hours you pull when you’re the lead of a show.
Most of the research which is done is determined by the requirement that it shall, in a fairly obvious and predictable way, reinforce the approved or fashionable theories.
You don’t paddle against the current, you paddle with it. And if you get good at it, you throw away the oars.
If you don’t have a competitive advantage, don’t compete.
American workers are first rate.
I have not been able to get any grain yet. It is all in the country, and the people talk instead of working.
I like to make movies I like to watch.
Small use it will be to save democracy for the race if we cannot save the race for democracy.
Not far from our house, and opposite the old church with the golden cross, stood a large building, even larger than the church, and having many towers.
However, the sciences of society and of history retained their old subservient relation to metaphysics for a long time – well into the eighteenth century.