Top Quotes About Anything
I consider nature a vast chemical laboratory in which all kinds of composition and decompositions are formed.
Every year, nearly two-thirds of the approximately 200,000 patients in need of a bone marrow transplant will not find a marrow donor that matches within their families.
If we are to put the past on trial, where do we stop?
Silver and gold the Gods have denied them, whether in mercy or in wrath, I am unable to determine.
He that displays too often his wife and his wallet is in danger of having both of them borrowed.
It is sometimes very hard to tell the difference between history and the smell of skunk.
All I want you to do is rock. That’ll be forever, man.
I’m gonna be blunt and plain, if one ever looks at me like that I’m gonna kill him and tell God he died.
I have never seen a connection between cinematic violence towards women and actual violence towards women in society.
Isolationism is over.
I don’t look like Halle Berry. But chances are, she’s going to end up looking like me.
The most important service to others is service to those who are not like yourself.
J. Irwin Miller
I didn’t become interested in derivatives until 1982, 1983.
And it was the idea that you can do a play – like a Shakespeare play, or any well-written play, Arthur Miller, whatever – and say things you could never imagine saying, never imagine thinking in your own life.
James Earl Jones
Writing is like jazz. It can be learned, but it can’t be taught.
You only have one thing to sell in life, and that’s yourself.
It’s kind of interesting to be a director who is all of a sudden being an actor playing an agent. This is my whole world!
However, I wasn’t very good at the sciences, or didn’t have a lot of help in the sciences or something but certainly didn’t set science for my A level. And when I came to take my A levels I didn’t get a good enough result to go to University.
And I remember how proud I was to put on my training jersey and go out on the field. Making it back to that environment was for me my greatest moment, because somebody had told me I couldn’t do it and I never gave up on myself, the game and my teammates.
Even though some in our government may claim that civil liberties must be compromised in order to protect the public, we must be wary of what we are giving up in the name of fighting terrorism.
Besides if people really want to support the troops they would vote democrat.
The extraordinary exertions of the colonies, in cooperation with British measures, against the French, in the late war, were acknowledged by the British parliament to be more than adequate to their ability.
Mercy Otis Warren
Now is the time for the U.S. and the nations of Western Europe who engaged in the slave trade throughout this hemisphere to come forward in a positive way to assist in undoing the harm that was caused by their past colonial policies in the hemisphere.
I understand why the Tories will be gunning for Alastair Campbell because they fear his campaigning skills.
I suggest that what we want to do is not to leave to posterity a great institution, but to leave behind a great tradition of journalism ably practiced in our time.
Henry R. Luce
The penalty of success is to be bored by people who used to snub you.
There couldn’t be better parents than mine, loving yet strict. They disciplined with love. A child without discipline is, in away, a lost child. You cannot have freedom without discipline.
I don’t fit into the mold of the NBA man, and I think I’ve been punished financially for it.
I grew up in the theater and danced ballet atrociously.
I try to play characters who are different from myself, so I feel like this character is someone who is really different. I actually think that if I did what he did in this movie, I would get a restraining order put against me.
It’s been an amazing year of individual performances.
We all have the right of freedom of speech under the First Amendment. We all don’t have to agree with one another on our opinions. Everyone in my circle, that I run around with, we all feel the same about God, country, integrity and character.
God knows, we don’t want prayer.
The political status legislation which emerged in Congress in 1990 and 1991 did not receive the support needed for enactment into law during my tenure as Attorney General.
I don’t want people to kick my ass, I just want to get to a point where they can’t kick it.
Michael J. Fox
America was and is the immigrant’s dream.
The disease is painless; it’s the cure that hurts.
There is something feeble and a little contemptible about a man who cannot face the perils of life without the help of comfortable myths.
I honestly don’t listen to a lot of music – I spend so much time working at my own music.
Growth itself contains the germ of happiness.
Pearl S. Buck
They cannot count on the press and they cannot count on Congressional committees to bring the problems of the scientific community to their own attention, or to police the scientific community.
I am the state.
The greatest power that a person possesses is the power to choose.
J. Martin Kohe
Men create real miracles when they use their God-given courage and intelligence.
Wilderness is not defined by the absence of certain activities, but rather by the presence of certain unique and invaluable characteristics.
By all means, let someone else have Pearl Harbor.
Charles A. Lockwood
To be sure, debates will linger about whether Medicare is too large or too small. Debates remain about the allocation of Medicare dollars. But December 8, 2003, demonstrated that there is no debate about this most fundamental fact: Medicare must survive.
Careers, like rockets, don’t always take off on time. The trick is to always keep the engine running.
You know, there’s chronological age, there’s biological age, and there’s psychological age. Chronological age, there’s nothing you can do about, which is I’m 52. You set that number aside.
The 2 million people who work in the NHS and social care are also themselves patients and users. I know they all want to treat patients and users the way they and their families would want to be treated and that is the purpose of our reforms.
Competition is not only the basis of protection to the consumer, but is the incentive to progress.