Top Quotes About Anything
I love September, especially when we’re in it.
Satan, really, is the romantic youth of Jesus re-appearing for a moment.
I went out with this boy on the proviso that he didn’t tell anybody we were together. The idiot didn’t keep his mouth shut. I dumped him. I never went out with a boy from school again.
The legislature are a little more difficult to educate than the governor is.
Peace is not absence of conflict, it is the ability to handle conflict by peaceful means.
The secret to happiness is to face the fact that the world is horrible.
That’s the trouble with being me. At this point, nobody gives a damn what my problem is. I could literally have a tumor on the side of my head and they’d be like, ‘Yeah, big deal. I’d eat a tumor every morning for the kinda money you’re pulling down.’
Seriously, these days I tend to shut up in terms of external analysis and DO try to let things speak for themselves, while still trying to get some depth into them.
It is one thing for the human mind to extract from the phenomena of nature the laws which it has itself put into them; it may be a far harder thing to extract laws over which it has no control.
I think we are coming to a new era where people will record much faster.
I’ve just been more interested in doing film right now and I don’t want to go away from my family for six months, which was what I would have had to have done if I did the play on Broadway.
Audacity, more audacity, always audacity.
Georges Jacques Danton
I walked away from going to church when I was 8. I didn’t set foot in another church until I was 28.
I suggest that what we want to do is not to leave to posterity a great institution, but to leave behind a great tradition of journalism ably practiced in our time.
Henry R. Luce
It’s important to have the right agent – people that are working hard for you. But an actor needs to be in control of their career no matter how good the representation is.
Whenever you hear the consensus of scientists agrees on something or other, reach for your wallet, because you’re being had.
The point is that you want to have a system that is responsive.
Money is power, and in that government which pays all the public officers of the states will all political power be substantially concentrated.
I think the United States is way behind the times.
I have frequently gained my first real insight into the character of parents by studying their children.
Arthur Conan Doyle
Most of the pressure comes from myself, not from others. I don’t need a manager or a pundit to put pressure on me. I do all that myself before others do it.
Ruud van Nistelrooy
Since the generality of persons act from impulse, much more than from principle, men are neither so good nor so bad as we are apt to think them.
Big Brother sounded like a silly stunt and that’s what it is.
I need, absolutely, to be alone.
My belief is the majority of people in politics are just interested in pursuing this career in politics, and doing what’s necessary to get themselves re-elected. And if that happens to coincide with the public good, great. But if it doesn’t, the public good loses out.
Comparing in the past years, Tamyra Gray and everyone else that didn’t win but their careers are doing well.
I think these shows with the young kids doing these jumps, doing these fantastic back flips, I think they’re absolutely great. They did what I never did.
I’m saddened to see that some have been misled into believing that Mr. Disney was something other than a kind, caring man.
If you hit a midget on the head with a stick, he turns into 40 gold coins.
If the world is disarmed, and remains disarmed, there will be no more world wars.
George William Norris
There are eleven million Jews in the world. I don’t say that all of them will come here, but I expect several million, and with natural increase I can quite imagine a Jewish state of ten million.
The British system had requirements, including Latin. I’m not positive you ever had to know Greek, but there are certainly kinds of curricula where you had to know Greek too. I think in Britain there was the most mindless, repetitive sort of learning.
When I put my mind to it I can be a megalomaniac.
If your sister is in a tearing hurry to go out and cannot catch your eye, she’s wearing your best sweater.
I have a 92 year old father whose doing beautifully who lives in Chicago and a sister and a nephew and a niece and I love coming back and try to do so fairly often.
The heart is the best reflective thinker.
I think the fundamental part of my technique is my vibrato.
God’s finger touched him, and he slept.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
I think if you go beyond a year – if this continues into the system in the out years, I think there is a risk and that – that we could have a negative reaction in the bond market and that will offset the good that was attempted to be done.
I still treat every job as if I might never get hired again as far as the way I save money and live really modestly.
At least with me, the match starts much, much earlier than the actual match.
Every business and every product has risks. You can’t get around it.
There’s no term to the work of a scientist.
I’m in politics. I’m in government, so nothing surprises me.
How many desolate creatures on the earth have learnt the simple dues of fellowship and social comfort, in a hospital.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Beauty is in the heart of the beholder.
H. G. Wells
We really were a very musical family. Father managed to buy us a small pump organ, and I just loved this instrument.
If I am communicating to my readers exactly what the White House believes on any certain issue, that’s reporting to them an unvarnished, unfiltered version of what they – the Administration – believe.
I never rode a bull – I’m not that stupid.
Junk bonds prove there’s nothing magical in a Aaa bond rating.
Never interrupt your opponent when he’s destroying himself.