Top Quotes About Anything
I lack the magnificent richness of color that animates nature.
There is a condition worse than blindness, and that is, seeing something that isn’t there.
Nothing sickens me more than the closed door of a library.
No one is so miserable as the poor person who maintains the appearance of wealth.
Behold the turtle. He makes progress only when he sticks his neck out.
James Bryant Conant
The evils of mortals are manifold; nowhere is trouble of the same wing seen.
I am now convinced that theoretical physics is actually philosophy.
I don’t think the government is out to get me or help someone else get me but it wouldn’t surprise me if they were out to sell me something or help someone else sell me something. I mean, why else would the Census Bureau want to know my telephone number?
We always reminisce about how everyone tried to get Diane Lane’s attention, to very little success.
I’ve never written anything that hasn’t been in my mind for a long time – seven or eight years.
If John Kerry had a dollar for every time he bragged about serving in Vietnam – oh wait, he does.
The only vice that cannot be forgiven is hypocrisy. The repentance of a hypocrite is itself hypocrisy.
I didn’t get into entertainment until I was like 31. I didn’t star in a movie until I was 46.
A public-opinion poll is no substitute for thought.
But are not the dreams of poets and the tales of travellers notoriously false?
H. P. Lovecraft
I would never want to be a member of a group whose symbol was a guy nailed to two pieces of wood.
A man has generally the good or ill qualities, which he attributes to mankind.
The most powerful argument of all for saving open space is economics; in most states, tourism is the number two industry.
Flattery is like cologne water, to be smelt, not swallowed.
In the sick room, ten cents’ worth of human understanding equals ten dollars’ worth of medical science.
Martin H. Fischer
Why? Because we’re very well down this process as it is – flawed as it is – and we’re counting on getting more power plants on line by the end of 2003 so we have a surplus of power.
There is no truth without responsibility following in its wake.
Kenneth L. Pike
I thought it was all a flash in the pan. It wasn’t until Broadway came along that I felt I had really made it.
I just get the same stuff as I did before, but the price tag is much higher.
When I’m singing I try not be a singer with a capital S. I just try to get it out so I feel comfortable with it.
The main point for me is moral; animals are sentient beings. I know for some this is a hard argument to accept, but we’re not built to eat a lot of meat.
I don’t mean this, but I’m going to say it anyway. I don’t really think of pop art and serious art as being that far apart.
We’ve got fuel prices coming down and good travel numbers coming out, so it’s not surprising airline stocks are going up.
We didn’t think he would play on Sunday because he was suspended – that makes me think he has all the qualities to join Arsenal!
If there is a God, then he was particularly harsh to me.
A gentle heart is tied with an easy thread.
We should have done more damage to the Iraqi forces before they withdrew from the Kuwaiti theater.
We get done with the game, and it’s an absolute downpour 30 minutes later. That’s when I thought God was telling me that’s enough-time for you to go do something else.
These charges that have been made against me, that Prof. Prescott has made, has charged against me, that I denied the atonement in conversation with him, are absolutely false.
John Harvey Kellogg
To think is to practice brain chemistry.
Unimaginative people are spared quite a lot. They’re often much happier, because they don’t go through all the variety of conceptions of the person they love.
I haven’t been out of work since the day I took my pants off.
That’s how you get a performance – they put trust in you.
Sport must be accessible to working class youth.
Pierre de Coubertin
There is a much more exact correspondence between the natural and moral world than we are apt to take notice of.
Make yourself necessary to somebody.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
One of the first conditions of happiness is that the link between Man and Nature shall not be broken.
Well first of all, tell me, is there some society you know of that doesn’t run on greed? You think Russia doesn’t run on greed? You think China doesn’t run on greed? What is greed?
The joke or the pratfall is easy for me to do.
Living in the projects helped me with this role.
Idleness is an inlet to disorder, and makes way for licentiousness. People who have nothing to do are quickly tired of their own company.
When liberty returns, I will return.
You can’t set a hen in one morning and have chicken salad for lunch.
George M. Humphrey
Some people approach every problem with an open mouth.
Adlai E. Stevenson
I’m not a movie star like other actors in the way that I need to walk with a bodyguard.
To convince oneself that one has the right to live decently takes time.