Top Quotes About Anything
I had to put my kid before my career and all the money I was making. I decided to do the right thing. I was dying inside. If I didn’t have my daughter, I would be dead right now, for sure.
When I wrote those two songs, I couldn’t have been any closer to the bottom.
Most groups today aren’t groups. In a true group all the members create the arrangements among themselves.
I’m not the sexiest thing in the world, I feel actors who have to ‘play’ sexy lose all their sex appeal. When they start with the tongue and the heavy lids, it looks so ridiculous. I think you just have to be yourself.
Now, the external work of man is of the most varied kind as regards the force or ease, the form and rapidity, of the motions used on it, and the kind of work produced.
Hermann von Helmholtz
The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance – it is the illusion of knowledge.
Daniel J. Boorstin
I can do anything. In GQ, I appeared as a man.
There were no competitions on television. The first skating competition I ever remember seeing on television was the 1968 Olympics when Peggy Fleming won.
I also became interested in chemistry and gradually accumulated enough test tubes and other glassware to do chemical experiments, using small quantities of chemicals purchased from a pharmacy supply house.
There is no waste of time in life like that of making explanations.
I suppose the most fun I had was on the second film.
I get diminishing returns when I bore myself in an interview.
What libertarians assert is simply that differences among normal adults do not imply different fundamental rights.
Tom G. Palmer
I think people are rapidly losing confidence in the political class, and I don’t blame them.
The problem with prototypes is they don’t always work.
I had one companion. He was a teacher from the Ukraine who spoke English so we could communicate a bit. I learnt a few Russian words, but it was hard to concentrate.
We were just covered in dirt the whole time. It was so hot – and that was in winter. I can not imagine what it’s like in summer and how the people who actually live out there survive.
I have often said that there is no cause for feeling disturbed at being misrepresented by the press. It would be only when they began to say things detrimental to me which were true that I should feel alarm.
There’s a picture of Christopher and the real Ken Titus and myself in my dressing room. He’s a great guy, by the way. I just think the real Ken is just super. And he’s so happy for his son’s success.
The best things carried to excess are wrong.
Life is extremely complicated.
People find life entirely too time-consuming.
The man must have a rare recipe for melancholy, who can be dull in Fleet Street.
After doing One Fine Day and playing a pediatrician on ER, I’ll never have kids. I’m going to have a vasectomy.
That is the saving grace of humor, if you fail no one is laughing at you.
A. Whitney Brown
As long as I love Beauty I am young.
W. H. Davies
It really does take a lot of time to make records, to be in the studio and do all that stuff.
A good cook is like a sorceress who dispenses happiness.
The studios don’t seem to foster good writing. They’re not so interested in that, but they’re more interested in what worked most recently. They’re definitely very serious about making money, and that’s not a wrong thing, but you don’t have to make money the same way all the time.
I can live without money, but I cannot live without love.
Not a single time have we gotten a right from Congress or from the President. We get them from God.
We were at Pye Studios for half an hour so we set the gear up and we did two tracks. A month later we found out it was selling thirty thousand copies a day.
It is true greatness to have in one the frailty of a man and the security of a god.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Mr. Chamberlain desires to avert the threat to England’s peace by making England, in alliance with Germany, stronger than her rivals and so to force them to renounce their hostile intentions against her.
Bernhard von Bulow
I’ve been playing sexually aware women most of my life. At this point I expected to be playing moms and wives. It’s exciting to play a femme fatale.
In regards to the reaction to Life Is Killing Me, I would say that I’m never happy about anything.
It’s a wise thing to hold back.
She looked at me penetratingly. So I suppose you can figure out what happened next.
Living in a small town, I knew everybody and everybody knew me.
Anna Nicole Smith
Good design begins with honesty, asks tough questions, comes from collaboration and from trusting your intuition.
We gain the strength of the temptation we resist.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
In the villages in Europe, there are still healers who tell stories.
Both my brothers became physicians and I, of course, wandered into a business where the undisciplined are welcome.
Kids can amuse themselves with almost anything.
The appreciative smile, the chuckle, the soundless mirth, so important to the success of comedy, cannot be understood unless one sits among the audience and feels the warmth created by the quality of laughter that the audience takes home with it.
I was getting a lot of hassles from the public. Everybody recognized me.
I don’t sit in the corner waiting for death: death has to pursue me. I’m going strong. I hope to reach 100 and ask for an extension, just like my grandmother did.
There’s always more demands than there’s time to meet them, so it’s constantly a matter of trying to balance them.
Faith in God’s revelation has nothing to do with an ideology which glorifies the status quo.
Life just doesn’t hand you things. You have to get out there and make things happen. that’s the exciting part.
A thick head can do as much damage as a hard heart.
Harold W. Dodds