Top Quotes About Anything
I just decided I wanted to become someone else… So I became someone else.
Do not take yourself too seriously. You have to learn not to be dismayed at making mistakes. No human being can avoid failures.
Lawrence G. Lovasik
I’m having the same problems today that I had when I first started, saying that outrageous adult animation works.
I grew up in Derry, of course, and it was – Derry was the worst example of Northern Ireland’s discrimination.
It’s too hard a life for me. I could only do it – check out in that sense – if I checked out somewhere that was luxurious and within hailing distance of civilization.
Personally, it was hard to see Emmitt in red.
While the Environmental Genome Project does not seek to assign allele frequencies, we are aware of the importance of accurate allele frequency estimates for future epidemiologic studies and the large sample sizes such estimates will require.
Work at being a humble person.
Women eat while they are talking; men talk while they are eating.
Malcolm De Chazal
There is no scarcity of opportunity to make a living at what you love; there’s only scarcity of resolve to make it happen.
In every man the memory of the struggles and the heroes of the past is alive. But these memories are not incompatible with the desire for peace in the future.
A war can perhaps be won single-handedly. But peace – lasting peace – cannot be secured without the support of all.
Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva
In my career I have never felt that my being a woman was an obstacle or an advantage. I guess I’ve been oblivious.
My vanity is not dead. I laugh when I see pictures of myself as I am now-maybe so I won’t cry, but just because it is really funny how much I’ve changed.
You do something annual every year, don’t you?
A man can only attain knowledge with the help of those who possess it. This must be understood from the very beginning. One must learn from him who knows.
To write well you must be willing to go naked into the world.
Daniel Keys Moran
Society does not consist of individuals but expresses the sum of interrelations, the relations within which these individuals stand.
Part of the success of This American Life, I think, is due to the fact that none of us sound like we should be on the radio. We don’t sound professional; we sound like people you would know.
And I fly planes all the time. And helicopters.
I have been told by a member of the board of one of Canada’s most prominent literary magazines that a submission of mine once caused a great deal of controversy.
I had been living with dialysis for three years or so, and the new kidney felt like a reprieve, a new gift of life. I felt alive again and I guess that has had an effect on my use of colour.
Of all things visible, the highest is the heaven of the fixed stars.
Men make angry music and it’s called rock-and-roll; women include anger in their vocabulary and suddenly they’re angry and militant.
Guilt upon the conscience, like rust upon iron, both defiles and consumes it, gnawing and creeping into it, as that does which at last eats out the very heart and substance of the metal.
Bishop Robert South
Often, what you see in the media is driven by economic forces.
If any foes of mine are there, I pardon every one: I hope that man and womankind will do the same by me.
The worst of doing one’s duty was that it apparently unfitted one for doing anything else.
You don’t have to live the blues to play the blues.
Things change in different countries as people grow, and as generations change.
I’ve no regrets. You take responsibility for your actions.
Feasts must be solemn and rare, or else they cease to be feasts.
If a man’s from Texas, he’ll tell you. If he’s not, why embarrass him by asking?
We used to root for the Indians against the cavalry, because we didn’t think it was fair in the history books that when the cavalry won it was a great victory, and when the Indians won it was a massacre.
After voluntary exertions on the part of our people to which the history of the world furnishes no parallel, is the old root of bitterness still to remain in the ground, to sprout and bear fruit in the future as it has borne fruit in the past?
Robert Dale Owen
‘The time has come,’ the walrus said, ‘to talk of many things: of shoes and ships – and sealing wax – of cabbages and kings.’
Stand a little less between me and the sun.
Paul is Starsky, and I met him before shooting. He was very kind and encouraged us to go with what we wanted to do. It was very sweet to see them back with the car after 25 years.
In the United States, securities markets are much more developed than they are in Europe.
Robert C. Solomon
Agressive music can only shock you once. Afterwards its impact declines. It’s inevitable.
We live in a world of increasing dependence on electronic records and retrieval, unprecedented security and preservation concerns, and insufficient attention to civic and democratic education.
At that point, which would be around February 2002, they came and they confiscated my computer, because, they said, they were suspecting that I was communicating with certain Senate members and taking this issue outside the Bureau.
The closer the bird is to the surface of the water, the firmer and more inelastic is the uplift of the rising air. The bird appears to almost feel the surface with the tip of its weather wing.
I stay in my own little zone, and that’s good for me.
My reputation grows with every failure.
George Bernard Shaw
One’s dignity may be assaulted, vandalized and cruelly mocked, but cannot be taken away unless it is surrendered.
Michael J. Fox
I like their darkness but I also like the pop-side of the Velvet Underground.
In our rich consumers’ civilization we spin cocoons around ourselves and get possessed by our possessions.
Mike Tyson would have been a good sparring partner for me and Muhammad Ali because Tyson was a fast fighter and he could punch and throw good combinations.
Doctor Who is like any long-running series in that the cast tend to look to the star to set the general tone. Rehearsals and filming could be a lot of fun.
Cuba ought to be free and independent, and the government should be turned over to the Cuban people.