Top Quotes About Anything
I have been a fan all my life, but now I have been out of football for over 10 years, and out of baseball for a little over six years and I don’t go to games.
That’s what people respect, the fact that I wasn’t a chump that laid on his back and gave up.
Berry Gordy turned his house into a studio and discovered over 30 acts in the city. And we’re famous all over the world.
History does not merely touch on language, but takes place in it.
This is God’s world, not Satan’s. Christians are the lawful heirs, not non-Christians.
The main thing is to care. Care very hard, even if it is only a game you are playing.
Billie Jean King
We have only one task, to stand firm and carry on the racial struggle without mercy.
However light-hearted you try to be about it, the loss of youth, and everything that goes with it, is quite a trauma.
What makes literature interesting is that it does not survive its translation. The characters in a novel are made out of the sentences. That’s what their substance is.
Every President hates the Press.
No modest man ever did or ever will make a fortune.
Mary Wortley Montagu
A promise must never be broken.
I know I’ll never feel that sensation of racing and winning again and that took a while to get used to. The Tour was a race I never thought I could lose.
My age and health will never allow me to realize the dream of art I’ve been pursuing all my life.
I was from the bush, watching Greg Norman on TV, but it was a world away.
I guess it comes back to the old motto, you have you’re fifteen minutes a fame.
There are enough no smoking places now.
The big question is whether you are going to be able to say a hearty yes to your adventure.
Every fundamentalist movement I’ve studied in Judaism, Christianity and Islam is convinced at some gut, visceral level that secular liberal society wants to wipe out religion.
Too often the desire for peace has been expressed by women while the stewardship of the mechanisms which are used to attempt to secure peace in the short and medium term are dominated by male decision-making structures and informal arrangements. This must change.
When rock came in, I wasn’t bitter about it. I was puzzled.
Places I’ve lived since then had to have some kind of uniqueness and character about them. And logically Key West, and then Down Island. So, all of that stuff sort of had it’s roots in New Orleans and went crazy.
Men are only as great as they are kind.
Beyond the Thunder is the closest I’ve recorded to an acoustic thing.
But I just wonder what it would be like to be able to go places without people recognizing me.
Most bands don’t even last fourteen months let alone fourteen years.
I would be a liar if I said it wouldn’t be lovely and soothing – that’s the word – to have a hit single or a hit album.
Those albums are so important to me because, for the first time, I was making my own music, paying for it, finding strengths in it, and going through the process of finding the right music for the record.
My only objective is to paint a Christ so moving that those who see him will be converted.
Thus, the poet’s word is beginning to strike forcefully upon the hearts of all men, while absolute men of letters think that they alone live in the real world.
Let’s make a law that gay people can have birthdays, but straight people get more cake – you know, to send the right message to kids.
It’s about strengthening the relationship and the bond of parent to child.
I know some people who never have any difficulties to speak of. The moment I understood your premisses, I felt sure you had a real foundation to hold on.
Ignorance is the mother of all evils.
Anyone who knows how difficult it is to keep a secret among three men – particularly if they are married – knows how absurd is the idea of a worldwide secret conspiracy consciously controlling all mankind by its financial power; in real, clear analysis.
Dare to risk public criticism.
Mary Kay Ash
The Democratic party has gone so far to the left that people just can’t relate to it anymore and the Republican party is trying to go totally to the right.
You can feel as brave as Columbus starting for the unknown the first time you enter a Chinese lane full of boys laughing at you, or when you risk climbing down in a Tibetan pub for a meal of rotten meat.
Death? Why this fuss about death? Use your imagination, try to visualize a world without death! Death is the essential condition of life, not an evil.
Charlotte Perkins Gilman
We have always tried to treat every album differently and even from day one I think that each Asia album has been approached with care and thought and hopefully that shines through twenty years later.
May you live to be 100 and may the last voice you hear be mine.
I was not the kind of a principal player that was so in demand that eight or 10 or 12 scripts came per month.
You sit up there, and you see the whole gamut of human nature. Even if the case being argued involves only a little fellow and $50, it involves justice. That’s what is important.
I am in the habit of looking not so much to the nature of a gift as to the spirit in which it is offered.
Robert Louis Stevenson
The SAS is the most elite of the special forces in the world. They are not people who go out and advertise; they keep it inside. They don’t want anybody to know about them.
I have too much respect for the characters I play to make them anything but as real as they can possibly be. I have a great deal of respect for all of them, otherwise I wouldn’t do them. And I don’t want to screw them by not portraying them honestly.
Reading a novel of a private experience, very, very different, the nature of it is very different.
A pas de deux is a dialogue of love. How can there be conversation if one partner is dumb?
The true grandeur of humanity is in moral elevation, sustained, enlightened and decorated by the intellect of man.
So, not for lack of love of language, but because I feel our language is in an enormous state of humiliation, I decided to make films without words.
Love begins at home, and it is not how much we do… but how much love we put in that action.