Top Quotes About Anything
I have no fear of being less beautiful, I’ve always been afraid of not being beautiful.
President Reagan was a leader at a time when the American people most needed leadership. He outlined a vision that captured the imagination of the free world, a vision that toppled the Communist empire and freed countless millions.
I seriously doubt I would ever have written the first story had I not been a lawyer. I never dreamed of being a writer. I wrote only after witnessing a trial.
I will never understand people who think that the way to show their righteous opposition to sexual freedom is to write letters full of filthy words.
I am now working on the second WWI story and find the challenge marvelous.
I have now taken a serious task upon myself and I fear a greater one that is in the power of any man to perform in the given time-but it is too late to go back.
I don’t like to work with assistants. I’m already one too many; the camera alone would be enough.
I sang for my family. And I think probably the first time I sang and got paid for it, I was about 6 or 7.
And then I was lucky enough to get the opportunity to go to China in 1980, which was quite early.
When you start being enthusiastic about whatever it is you like, that is the golden age for you.
So that’s my philosophy: If you believe in yourself, the chances and the opportunities will come around.
The choreographer for the Milton Berle show wanted me to audition. I walked away from that.
I still marvel at how God turns dreams into reality.
John Wayne was one of the greatest ambassadors for the United States that ever lived.
The voice of the Republican party is up for grabs. It’s a contest right now.
When the START 2 treaty has been implemented – and remember it has not yet been ratified – we will be left with some 15,000 nuclear warheads, active and in reserve. Fifteen thousand weapons with an average yield of 20 Hiroshima bombs.
Look for a long time at what pleases you, and a longer time at what pains you.
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
If forgers and malefactors are put to death by the secular power, there is much more reason for excommunicating and even putting to death one convicted of heresy.
The Internet is a great information tool, and can be a place where kids learn, but we must remember that when kids are online, they are in public.
For me, my role is about unleashing what people already have inside them that is maybe suppressed in most work environments.
I enjoy playing clubs. I still enjoy the closeness of the nightclub venue. However, after a certain period of time and after playing around some of the clubs in New YorkI felt that jazz should be presented in a more prestigious atmosphere.
Only when I came to America did I think of myself as British.
The printing press is either the greatest blessing or the greatest curse of modern times, sometimes one forgets which it is.
E. F. Schumacher
In many ways, I think that, while we’ve been remarkably violent in our media, there’s been a real schizophrenia. In private, on the Internet, and on public-affairs shows or talk radio, we’re way more explicit than we’ve ever been.
A pretty little collection of weaknesses and a terror of spiders are our indispensable stock-in-trade with the men.
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
I like to cook, but mostly Greek. When I am confused or tired, I think about what I can cook. It takes you away from everything, as you are thinking only of your dish.
A man without ethics is a wild beast loosed upon this world.
And I think it’s a real challenge to be up there sometimes with only a keyboard if they don’t have a grand piano… and to try to win people over that way. It’s really hard.
We love those who know the worst of us and don’t turn their faces away.
If you’re going to be thinking, you may as well think big.
Men resemble great deserted palaces: the owner occupies only a few rooms and has closed-off wings where he never ventures.
When you’re in front of the camera, for a small budget or a big budget movie, there’s no difference.
So during those first moments of the day, which are yours and yours alone, you can circumvent these boundaries and concentrate fully on spiritual matters. And this gives you the opportunity to plan the time management of the entire day.
Menachem Mendel Schneerson
One cannot be always laughing at a man without now and then stumbling on something witty.
Initial reports are encouraging. In the end of the day, it’s going to be deeds, not words, that matter.
I would never have gone anywhere if it hadn’t been for Mother’s faith and support.
The songs are not necessarily autobiographical. A lot of songs are a combination of influences. It might be some part of my life, or something I’ve felt, or something somebody’s told me. It all comes together.
I wrote the original Mike Hammer as a comic, Mike Danger.
And so there has been a lot of diplomatic movement.
The most useful thing about a principle is that it can always be sacrificed to expediency.
W. Somerset Maugham
Music, Rock and Roll music especially, is such a generational thing. Each generation must have their own music, I had my own in my generation, you have yours, everyone I know has their own generation.
Ronnie James Dio
Having played an angel for so long, you can imagine that I’ve been asked to endorse any number of causes over the years. Obviously I have to limit my participation with any charity, so I decided to really concentrate on my love of children.
We don’t have any bad memories of the people of the United States.
Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani
An artist is nothing without his or her obsessions, and I have mine.
As far as Zarqawi is concerned, there is a network of extremists; it’s not just Zarqawi.
Do what you’re passionate about.
Asimov was the reason why we changed some rules in the SFWA, and I’m not convinced we changed it for the best.
You know like it has its own personality, its own character.
I don’t claim that our TV comedies are highbrow in anyway, but I think there’s a basis to them, and that’s why they’re more popular than other TV comedies. There’s a basis of truth in them, a gut feeling.
It’s my body. And I like my body. And I like my breasts. And no, they’re not fake.
My uncle was a hero, Lewis Roundtree. He was not even related to me really, but he was always called my uncle. He was like a father to me. I was closer to him than I was my father.