Top Quotes About Anything
I have 15,000 comics in a warehouse, all bagged individually.
Most quarrels are inevitable at the time; incredible afterwards.
E. M. Forster
It’s got to do with putting yourself in other people’s shoes and seeing how far you can come to truly understand them. I like the empathy that comes from acting.
The death penalty, I think, is a terrible scar on American justice, especially the concept of equal justice under law, but also of due process. And it goes state by state, and it’s different in different states.
To know the laws is not to memorize their letter but to grasp their full force and meaning.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Every daring attempt to make a great change in existing conditions, every lofty vision of new possibilities for the human race, has been labeled Utopian.
I’m a flamboyant type of guy, a cooler version of Liberace.
I guarantee you, if you could give me 10 points in all those seventh games against the Boston Celtics, instead of Bill Russell having 11 rings, I could’ve at least had nine or eight.
It’s really important to draw the line on what we do as actors.
Use a make-up table with everything close at hand and don’t rush; otherwise you’ll look like a patchwork quilt.
Ray Charles, in his own way, it’s like at the beginning, Ray Charles changed American music, not once but twice.
The game of history is usually played by the best and the worst over the heads of the majority in the middle.
I would say I’d rather dig a ditch, you know, do hard, manual labor than write lyrics.
I got into the studio when I was thirteen. At the age of twelve I was doing public performances.
There are some things so serious you have to laugh at them.
We were ordered out to quell an uprising of the Indians, and were out for several days, had numerous skirmishes during which six of the soldiers were killed and several severely wounded.
Racism is still with us. But it is up to us to prepare our children for what they have to meet, and, hopefully, we shall overcome.
Punk is not dead. Punk will only die when corporations can exploit and mass produce it.
I take smack because I enjoy it. I enjoy all it makes me feel. I don’t do it to be in with the in crowd. I can rock out with it.
That was the reasoning behind learning to play bass, and then after that it was more like it was neat to play songs together – for me to play bass and for him to play guitar.
I do tend to take lines from other lines I like, and then write around them.
It’s only at this age that I can say the word ‘art’ without flinching.
We are Indians, firstly and lastly.
B. R. Ambedkar
The most exhausting thing in life is being insincere.
Anne Morrow Lindbergh
You want to see an angry person? Let me hear a cell phone go off.
Compassion is a call, a demand of nature, to relieve the unhappy as hunger is a natural call for food.
There are weapons that are simply thoughts. For the record, prejudices can kill and suspicion can destroy.
If you’re doing your best, you won’t have any time to worry about failure.
H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
With foxes we must play the fox.
I was appalled at the amount of study necessary in order to qualify in medicine, and gradually my desire was blunted by a keener – and secret – wish to become an actor.
I never completed high school and I am very rich and very successful.
I am fed up with men who use sex like a sleeping pill.
It probably helps that my background is in the sciences and I can speak the scientists’ language.
Smoke ’em if you got ’em.
You can’t legislate morality.
Fifty years from now I’ll be just three inches of type in a record book.
Not all the coal that is dug warms the world.
Mary Harris Jones
With all the knowledge and skill acquired in thousands of flights in the last ten years, I would hardly think today of making my first flight on a strange machine in a twenty-seven mile wind, even if I knew that the machine had already been flown and was safe.
And then before going back for my sophomore year, I decided to change my major to arts and sciences, and my dad cut a deal with me: He said if I’d quit school he’d pay my rent for the next three years, as if I were in school.
Poetry is the key to the hieroglyphics of nature.
I have been complimented many times and they always embarrass me; I always feel that they have not said enough.
I turn and turn in my cell like a fly that doesn’t know where to die.
But I find that the keyboard is the complete instrument you know?
I feel that the year ahead for me will be full of two of my favorite things: dance and acting.
I know quite a few farmers all over the United States who have tried this and have said the opposite, that they have to use more herbicides, not less. The same holds true with BT.
Thus, races arose from an original coding which God pulled out as needed for adaptation to the environment.
With this book, I truly hope to reach everyone that I don’t bump into on the street and share my story.
Hear reason, or she’ll make you feel her.
It’s the duty of a lawyer to represent anyone for whom a responsible argument could be made.
Lloyd Norton Cutler
I came to Congress to help reduce spending.
Verse, singing, and speech have a common origin.
Jean Philippe Rameau