Top Quotes About Anything
I care about Bond and what happens to him. You cannot be connected with a character for this long and not have an interest. All the Bond films had their good points.
From your confessor, lawyer and physician, hide not your case on no condition.
I read everything: fiction, history, science, mathematics, biography, travel.
Martin Lewis Perl
John Huston was a superb master. He knew how to make good films. I did three things with him. One is called Independence. It plays in Philadelphia, for free. It’s been playing there for 25 years.
I think I’m so old I’m in. We call it the ‘Tony Bennett Syndrome.’ For some reason, young people think I’m cool.
Narcissism and self-deception are survival mechanisms without which many of us might just jump off a bridge.
A kitten is in the animal world what a rosebud is in the garden.
I had this song called Helter Skelter, which is just a ridiculous song. So we did it like that, ‘cuz I like noise.
It takes an endless amount of history to make even a little tradition.
Last guys don’t finish nice.
In my solitude, many miles from men and houses, I am in a childishly happy and carefree state of mind, which you are incapable of understanding unless someone explains it to you.
My Life in CIA is the first time that I’ve ever written a story in my own name.
With a firm and steadfast mind one should hold under all conditions, that everywhere the earth is below and the sky above, and to the energetic man, every region is his fatherland.
If you say simply that pressures toward democracy are created by the market, I would say yes.
Peter L. Berger
Never in any case say I have lost such a thing, but I have returned it. Is your child dead? It is a return. Is your wife dead? It is a return. Are you deprived of your estate? Is not this also a return?
Ordering a man to write a poem is like commanding a pregnant woman to give birth to a red-headed child.
I model irregular clothing.
There is no greater folly in the world than for a man to despair.
Miguel De Cervantes
Hypocrisy is great fodder for comedy.
God gave us faculties for our use; each of them will receive its proper reward. Then do not let us try to charm them to sleep, but permit them to do their work until divinely called to something higher.
Saint Teresa of Avila
If everyone were clothed with integrity, if every heart were just, frank, kindly, the other virtues would be well-nigh useless.
I would seriously question whether anybody is really foolish enough to really say what they mean. Sometimes I think that civilization as we know it would kind of break down if we all were completely honest.
And Walker was made with a Mexican crew, although it was shot in Nicaragua.
In individual industries where female labour pays an important role, any movement advocating better wages, shorter working hours, etc., would not be doomed from the start because of the attitude of those women workers who are not organized.
I’ve never actually seen a Star Trek, but I have seen an Alien movie.
The foreign press seems obsessed with the Freedom Tower, as if it was the only thing going on here. In fact, we’re trying to keep a huge juggling act in balance, with the tower as just one of the many balls in play.
If you tell people where to go, but not how to get there, you’ll be amazed at the results.
George S. Patton
There’s no way to be able to tell what it’s like to be a country singer until you’re walking in the shoes.
I grew up in a small farming town called Concord, outside Charlotte in North Carolina.
We had an erector set, and I was an avid fan of Popular Mechanics and Popular Science magazines.
James Van Allen
Aging is an inevitable process. I surely wouldn’t want to grow younger. The older you become, the more you know; your bank account of knowledge is much richer.
William M. Holden
God can make you anything you want to be, but you have to put everything in his hands.
I’d rather do theater and British films than move to LA in hopes of getting small roles in American films.
All students can learn.
No one has really heard my side of the story, the adventure we had together, the transformation that I had going from a schoolgirl to a woman overnight.
I’m not too good at lying still in the sun.
The older I’ve got the less I find myself going back and re-reading or really reading new fiction or poetry.
A protracted legislative fight will not move us closer to where the music industry wants to be – delivering music to fans through a variety of different, innovative Web sites.
I’ve always wanted to do theater in Chicago. Chicago is a big theater town-and, in some ways, I think this city is savvier and smarter than New York. Sometimes, I think it’s a little too chic to go to theater in New York these days.
I’ve got my whole life. There’s a lifetime of experience, a lifetime of experiencing the road and the music and different players. It makes me a richer human being. I have a greater source of information to tap into, a wealth of life.
Wealth often takes away chances from men as well as poverty. There is none to tell the rich to go on striving, for a rich man makes the law that hallows and hollows his own life.
The ships we sank with women and children aboard. The lifeboats we shelled. Mmm… we were good at that.
In this way, the charge that the bank makes for the use of its notes – the interest – is a continual and universal tax upon all the members of the community.
John Buchanan Robinson
Traditional copyright has been that you can’t make a full copy of somebody’s work without their permission.
More teenagers go to movies or rent a tape of a movie than sit down and watch sitcoms on television.
A great novel is concerned primarily with the interior lives of its characters as they respond to the inconvenient narratives that fate imposes on them. Movie adaptations of these monumental fictions often fail because they become mere exercises in interior decoration.
Before, being a model, it was just a job, and I was making fun of it. But today, I take my career more seriously. The fact that a reader may buy an Armani item because she’d seen it on me in a magazine is very important to me. So much so that I intend to launch my own label.
It is absolutely imperative that we protect, preserve and pass on this genetic heritage for man and every other living thing in as good a condition as we received it.
David R. Brower
The greatest job I ever had was working on my family farm. Each morning my father would come into my bedroom around 4:30 am and command me to get up and work the fields. I would spend the next two hours before school slopping pigs and cropping tobacco.
I always, always liked children… I was very afraid of them before. Because I never really grew up, I mean, with a lot of little kids around. Even though I am from a kind of Italian family, I never really grew up with a lot of little kids around.
So we should preserve it. I don’t think that digital storage is necessarily a good thing, but I definitely think that digital manipulation is interesting.