Top Quotes About Anything
I don’t know what I did in this life to deserve all of this. I’m just a girl from a trailer park who had a dream.
There is nothing better than being a parent. It is the most challenging job one could ever ask for. I love being a mom and I love being a friend to my children as well.
No one will burn out doing aerobic running. It is too much anaerobic running, which the American scholastic athletic system tends to put young athletes through, that burns them out.
The long, cold Minnesota winters instilled in me a fascination for exotic far off places; I aspired toward a career in tropical diseases and world health problems.
You go down some street – no doubt it’s there, and we have to do something about it, and our programmes are designed to do that – but if that’s a picture of Newcastle, it’s not the one I recognise and I bet none in the North East do either.
My dad had emphysema and both of my parents had chronic bronchitis and ended up with cancers – all smoking related.
Well, first of all, I’m worth every penny.
I attribute the little I know to my not having been ashamed to ask for information, and to my rule of conversing with all descriptions of men on those topics that form their own peculiar professions and pursuits.
When I was a kid and I bought a record, I ripped that thing open, I wanted to know who was playing what, what studio it was cut at, who was the string arranger, who was the engineer.
That whole environment was just incompatible with my beliefs and my personality. It was a dark time for me.
It is not worth the paper it is written on unless it is backed by the kind of force that will make the other side consider the penalties too heavy to break the agreement.
Let a fool hold his tongue and he will pass for a sage.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
The value systems of those with access to power and of those far removed from such access cannot be the same. The viewpoint of the privileged is unlike that of the underprivileged.
Aung San Suu Kyi
What we all have in common is an appreciation of kindness and compassion; all the religions have this. We all lean towards love.
It’s always fun to walk down the street with or behind a really beautiful woman, for no reason other than to see how the world reacts to them.
The more tranquil a man becomes, the greater is his success, his influence, his power for good. Calmness of mind is one of the beautiful jewels of wisdom.
For the first time in 15 years, Georgia this winter has its electric power guaranteed without deficit. This is a historic achievement.
In an effort to provide my constituents with information on how they can make contributions to a number of relief and humanitarian organizations, I have posted a short list of these groups and contact numbers on my Internet website.
What makes my approach special is that I do different things. I do jazz, blues, country music and so forth. I do them all, like a good utility man.
I like a very dark house, just black. I sit there and just think. Once I’m still and quiet inside, I’ll begin. It’s very personal; it has to be. One song may be Bach, the next blues, a song from TV, or a nursery rhyme or jazz piece.
I think theater is powerful. The best experiences I had in the theater are more powerful than the best experiences I had in movies.
William H. Macy
The thing that got me over the hump was accepting that I had to do whatever I could to stay in the game.
They’ll invite you to all the parties, but that doesn’t mean you have to go all the time.
When the men are silent, it is our duty to raise our voices in behalf of our ideals.
How did it get so late so soon? Its night before its afternoon. December is here before its June. My goodness how the time has flewn. How did it get so late so soon?
Books are like movies of the mind and it’s better to leave Kinsey where she is.
I wasn’t making it with the violin because I was playing all of the ‘long hair’ stuff.
I never said, ‘I want to be alone.’ I only said, ‘I want to be left alone.’ There is all the difference.
There is only one justification for universities, as distinguished from trade schools. They must be centers of criticism.
Robert M. Hutchins
And my dad, you’re a great actor but you’re a better father.
I deal with this spiritual issue every day – either shooting or processing or sorting or discussing or having conversations – I’m in constant contact with it.
As a young man, every bone in my body wanted to pick up a machine gun and kill Germans. And yet I had absolutely no reason to do so. Certainly nobody invited me to do the job. But that’s what I felt that I was trained to do. Now no part of my upbringing was militaristic.
I am not about to let the people who so mismanaged the state budget now try to manage local government.
In the war, most young men were inducted into the armed forces at the age of 17. A group of students was permitted to attend university before taking part in wartime research projects.
Still round the corner there may wait, A new road or a secret gate.
J. R. R. Tolkien
The core value that differentiates Apple is our ability to innovate.
I wear a lot of different hats – from writer to producer and artist. We all do 5 or 6 jobs, everything from creating our own graphic design to actually recording and the whole bit.
Many great horror stories are period pieces and English actors have a facility for historic characters.
We’d hold a chord for three hours if we could.
We fight a lot, you know, but that’s family. We may be dysfunctional but we’re still family.
A great thing about these trees is that they are excellent for cleaning, both groundwater, and of course, air.
If a man knows not what harbor he seeks, any wind is the right wind.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Some Italians are geniuses, but you have to find a balance.
I intend to live forever. So far, so good.
I’d like to encourage people to please keep reading-and most importantly, to please keep trying new writers. The only way we can bring fresh new material into the field is if people go out and buy it.
The success of the film is down to the crew.
Twenty years ago, I was living in a lovely cottage on the edge of Dartmoor but I couldn’t afford to run a car.
It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.
I was always a fan of horror films as a kid.
I want to see these bad, bad, bad, bad men come to grips with their humanity.