Top Quotes About Anything
I don’t believe in simply accumulating money, but I have the luxury to say that, because I have enough for all my needs.
I would love for film to go back to those days where you had to be able to do everything just to get by.
I trained as a designer, so I’m always terribly keen about what I’m going to look like.
When people come to Jamaica, we don’t want them to think about the problems of Jamaica. So let them come be in their paradise.
I would act whether or not I was paid. I would be involved in ensemble groups. I would have the desire to tell stories.
The age we live in is a busy age; in which knowledge is rapidly advancing towards perfection.
Now how many people in their heart of hearts in that community want to see the demise of this country? How many would cheer, not out loud maybe, but in their heart when things like 9/11 occur and I’ll tell you; it’s a majority among them.
It is not true that people stop pursuing dreams because they grow old, they grow old because they stop pursuing dreams.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Propaganda, to be effective, must be believed. To be believed, it must be credible. To be credible, it must be true.
Hubert H. Humphrey
But if Shakespeare himself is maybe about meaning and truth, I don’t know, then he is certainly about pleasure and interest, we start with pleasure and interest, but maybe eventually it gets to meaning and truth.
It is not an exaggeration to say that play is as basic to your child’s total development as good food, cleanliness, and rest.
Joanne E. Oppenheim
I would never want any of my kids to go into this industry; not until they are old enough to understand and if this is something that they really want to do.
In 1995 the whole political situation was very complicated. I was the first deputy prime minister, and at the same time I had very low influence in the government.
Serial killing is not about sex at all, but about power and control and revenge on society.
At seventeen, I knew the end of a dream… I would never be a schoolboy again.
According to recent opinion polls, a large majority of Iraqis believe that the U.S. military has no intention to leave Iraq, and that it would stay even is asked by the Iraqi government to leave.
I’m in a position to look back at my life, and I realized there were a number of experiences that needed to be documented.
Dexter S. King
To be a preacher requires two apparently contradictory qualities: confidence and humility.
The longer you live and the more you learn, the more clearly you will feel the difference between the few men who are truly great and the mere virtuosi.
HIV does not make people dangerous to know, so you can shake their hands and give them a hug: Heaven knows they need it.
They also serve who only stand and wait.
Being injured is something that happens in this sport. Anybody who gets into it understands that.
If, for example, all the codons are triplets, then in addition to the correct reading of the message, there are two incorrect readings which we shall obtain if we do not start the grouping into sets of three at the right place.
The real deal is always going to win in the end.
Take the attitude of a student, never be too big to ask questions, never know too much to learn something new.
The marvelous thing is that even in studying linguistics, we find that the universe as a whole is patterned, ordered, and to some degree intelligible to us.
Kenneth L. Pike
English football has just had a transfer window imposed for the first time, so it will be interesting to see how managers cope with the squads they have until it re-opens.
If the laws could speak for themselves, they would complain of the lawyers.
The more we do, the more we can do; the more busy we are, the more leisure we have.
The stuff that made me mad 20 years ago doesn’t really make me mad any more.
Everybody wants to go to heaven, but nobody wants to die.
You can’t look in the face of adoration and be cruel.
All enchantments die; only cowards die with them.
I’ve had hard coaches all my life.
I was always told I was special. And I was also assured that I had a gift and a purpose.
Emancipation from the bondage of the soil is no freedom for the tree.
I haven’t much opinion of words. They’re apt to set fire to a dry tongue, that’s what I say.
Coercion may prevent many transgressions; but it robs even actions which are legal of a part of their beauty. Freedom may lead to many transgressions, but it lends even to vices a less ignoble form.
Wilhelm von Humboldt
I like jazz, but I could never play it. You just sit there with a guitar the size of a Chevy on your chest, wearing a stupid hat, playing the same solo for an hour.
So, We’re really L.A. based with a secondary base in Chicago.
Sometimes growing pains are by fits and starts.
Publication is to thinking as childbirth is to the first kiss.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
When people ask, Do you like children? I always say, I like some children, yes. Some children I don’t like.
I don’t think life is to be taken too seriously. Take it too seriously, and it’ll getcha.
Purchased experiences don’t count.
I’m really glad I didn’t have kids earlier, because I probably would have ignored them. I was so into my career. I could just go and play a ton of shows, night after night after night. I can’t do that anymore.
All stories interest me, and some haunt me until I end up writing them. Certain themes keep coming up: justice, loyalty, violence, death, political and social issues, freedom.
And it’s not that going out for a hack is wrong or bad, I certainly don’t view it as that; it’s just that there’s something about the dressage, being put through your paces, that makes you better.
You listen to a piece of music and it will remind you of something-it might make you happy, it might make you sad, but it is very emotive. And I think that Duran Duran have always understood that.
My 6 years with Murdoch were pivotal for my entire research career.
There are a lot of things in Queen albums that you don’t expect; that’s why we threw them in.