Top Quotes About Anything
I didn’t go to classes there, but ended up at the Cinematheque, and there it opened up even wider because there I saw a variety of films from all over the world.
A man does not automatically become a public figure because he happens to build an empire out of chicken fat.
James Pinckney Miller
There are two kinds of cloning right now. One is therapeutic cloning which is for coming up with cures for life threatening, really, really awful diseases. Then there is reproductive cloning, which is to make a human being out of your DNA and a donor egg.
Mary Tyler Moore
I got out of the Army – in my world – I came to New York, for instance, when the civil rights movement was just beginning, and that created a certain energy, a certain rumble, a certain impetus for black actors.
James Earl Jones
Fame, like the river, is narrowest where it is bred, and broadest afar off.
And Lennie Tristano I like a lot, I still like him.
A benevolent mind, and the face assumes the patterns of benevolence. An evil mind, then an evil face.
Nobody within motorcycling has or deserves any respect.
In coming to that agreement, my party had a clear philosophy throughout. In Northern Ireland, we should have institutions that respected the differences of the people and that gave no victory to either side.
I tend to stay up late, not because I’m partying but because it’s the only time of the day when I’m alone and don’t have to be performing.
Freud had a gene for inefficiency, and I think I have a gene for efficiency.
Deceive not thy physician, confessor, nor lawyer.
When I was on that boat, I realized the only way I would feel creatively challenged was if I totally changed everything about my environment and put myself in a storm, in a sense.
The trouble with most Englishwomen is that they will dress as if they had been a mouse in a previous incarnation they do not want to attract attention.
I struggled many times when maybe it didn’t look like I was struggling, and I had to work hard every day.
If a sufficient number of management layers are superimposed on top of each other, it can be assured that disaster is not left to chance.
Norman Ralph Augustine
Melancholy and sadness are the start of doubt… doubt is the beginning of despair; despair is the cruel beginning of the differing degrees of wickedness.
Isidore Ducasse Lautreamont
Cancers of all types among women are increasing.
Gro Harlem Brundtland
A great age of literature is perhaps always a great age of translations.
Therefore, states are equal in natural rights.
William H. Seward
The People have a right to the Truth as they have a right to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.
Hollywood wants press, any kind of press.
At the moment of death I hope to be surprised.
We begin to see, therefore, the importance of selecting our environment with the greatest of care, because environment is the mental feeding ground out of which the food that goes into our minds is extracted.
They flooded liquidity in the marketplace but the mortgage rate is based much more on expectations of inflation. So if the average investor believes that there is inflation coming, they’ll move that rate up.
I try to make films that move people when they are in the theater and make them think only after they leave.
One thing that really appeals to me is this idea of music being a living thing that has an evolution that, in a way, enables the artist to sell a process rather than a piece of product.
Our lives are universally shortened by our ignorance.
It’s very eclectic, the way one chooses subjects in the movie business, especially in the commercial movie business. You need to develop material yourself or material is presented to you as an assignment to direct.
I did many interviews, and went out and talked to many people and went to rallies. It was the same thing with menopause. I traveled around the country on talk shows and talking to women about.
Nothing is more destructive of respect for the government and the law of the land than passing laws which cannot be enforced.
For the sake of the troops, for the love of the troops, we must not add yet another casualty to this war. We must not let truth be a casualty of this war.
I have nothing to hide in art. The initial force alone can bring anyone to the end he must attain.
Illinois then had no legislation providing compensation for accident or disease caused by occupation.
Doubt, of whatever kind, can be ended by action alone.
See, I have set before you this day life and good, death and evil… I have set before you life and death, blessing and curse; therefore choose life.
I learn something every time I go into the mountains.
I don’t think the creative writing industry has helped American poetry.
The Bush administration does not desire to see Islam practiced in its pristine purity.
If you call a cat, he may not come. Which doesn’t happen with dogs. They’re different types of animals. Cats are very sexy I think too in the way they move.
We are taking the steps necessary to be ready to send whatever assistance is requested of us, and we are preparing to receive citizens who seek refuge in our state.
Hard writing makes easy reading.
People have always said, are you gay? I’ve had a lot of that. But it’s just not in me. I really like women a lot; I’m repulsed by men sexually.
The most important questions in life can never be answered by anyone except oneself.
When I began writing science fiction in the middle ’60s, it seemed very easy to find ideas that took decades to percolate into the cultural consciousness; now the lead time seems more like eighteen months.
A total of 1,580 people, the civilian population, suffered as a result of the bloody wave of terrorist acts that swept over Moscow and other towns and villages of our country.
There are no strangers here; Only friends you haven’t yet met.
William Butler Yeats
I mean, I don’t think I’m alone when I look at the homeless person or the bum or the psychotic or the drunk or the drug addict or the criminal and see their baby pictures in my mind’s eye. You don’t think they were cute like every other baby?
If writers learn more from their books than do readers, perhaps I may have begun to learn.
I see people as they really are from a pure point of view.
Of course the EU and member states must work to ensure that people moving from one country to another understand their obligations and their rights in areas like health, road safety and further education.