Top Quotes About Anything
I lust love to play football.
I like stories that are not normal, everyday lives. I don’t personally seek them out, but they find me.
I can’t say I want to earn a particular award or sell a certain number of records, because even if I do that, the satisfaction only lasts five minutes.
My first introduction to chemistry came at a quite early age through my mother’s elder brother.
No matter how many modern parts I do, people still refer to me as Mrs. Costume Drama. Fight Club is a studio pic, and I’ve done very few of those. I’ve got a feeling it’s going to change things for me.
Helena Bonham Carter
Sci-fi films are the epic films of the day because we can no longer put 10,000 extras in the scene – but we can draw thousands of aliens with computers.
It is time we had a defense budget that lives within its means, accounts for what is truly required in Iraq and provides the best possible support for all our troops.
We’re a new show. We can’t afford instant replay.
Unfortunately it makes the unambiguous determination of triplets by these methods much more difficult than would be the case if there were only one triplet for each amino acid.
It is very difficult to get legislation passed. But then the danger always is that you have no power at all if you do not exercise constant power.
Why has elegance found so little following? That is the reality of it. Elegance has the disadvantage, if that’s what it is, that hard work is needed to achieve it and a good education to appreciate it.
Something attempted, something done, Has earned a nights repose.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The current diversity visa program does a disservice to our immigration policy and to those immigrants who have moved through the more traditional process that allows them to lawfully reside in this country.
William L. Jenkins
He’s dreaming with his eyes open, and those that dream with their eyes open are dangerous, for they do not know when their dreams come to an end.
The sun don’t shine on the same dog’s ass all the time.
I think it can be fun to be single and date-like when you don’t want a relationship. Or when you’ve just gotten out of a relationship, and, after get over the initial shock, your thinking, Hey, it’s kind of cool being single.
A great idea is usually original to more than one discoverer. Great ideas come when the world needs them. Great ideas surround the world’s ignorance and press for admission.
Elizabeth Stuart Phelps
If I’d had some set idea of a finish line, don’t you think I would have crossed it years ago?
The author O. Henry taught me about the value of the unexpected. He once wrote about the noise of flowers and the smell of birds – the birds were chickens and the flowers dried sunflowers rattling against a wall.
The gracious, eternal God permits the spirit to green and bloom and to bring forth the most marvelous fruit, surpassing anything a tongue can express and a heart conceive.
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.
When you lie down with a short prayer, commit yourself into the hands of your Creator; and when you have done so, trust Him with yourself, as you must do when you are dying.
People ask me from time to time what it was like growing up with Henry Fonda as my father. I say, Ever see Fort Apache? He was like Colonel Thursday.
We work to eat to get the strength to work to eat to get the strength to work to eat to get the strength to work to eat to get the strength to work.
John Dos Passos
Everything is in motion. Everything flows. Everything is vibrating.
Lord, dismiss us with Thy blessing, Thanks for mercies past received.
As a matter of history, the Fourteenth Amendment was not understood to ban segregation on the basis of race.
I’m a preacher’s kid, and we were always told, Act right all the time, because someone’s always watching.
Life is a zoo in a jungle.
Peter De Vries
Well first of all, it’s hard to shoot a movie and break for a long time and then come back and do, in a sense, one of the biggest scenes that each character had.
There’s no better friend to any merchant than a fair competitor.
James Cash Penney
All confessions are Odysseys.
If you tell kids they can’t have something, that’s what they want.
Well, if crime fighters fight crime and fire fighters fight fire, what do freedom fighters fight? They never mention that part to us, do they?
The prices are ridiculous… I don’t see how people can go back and forth to work or to school. How can we afford the gas?
Your word is your bond.
Take ice. Ice is fascinating to me. Ice is the one thing in our world that went from an agricultural product to being manufactured.
See, heroes never die. John Wayne isn’t dead, Elvis isn’t dead. Otherwise you don’t have a hero. You can’t kill a hero. That’s why I never let him get older.
It is very clear that voice communications is moving on to the Internet. In the end, the price that anyone can provide for voice transmission on the Net will trend toward zero.
I never cease being dumbfounded by the unbelievable things people believe.
Look, any amount I make, somebody’s going to be mad.
Make another list of things done for you that you loved. Do them for others, always.
Music for me is an emotional thing and it really does make me happy. It’s not a tool for me to get fame or see my face in the papers or anything like that. It’s about the fact that I really do enjoy it.
The press is like the peculiar uncle you keep in the attic – just one of those unfortunate things.
G. Gordon Liddy
What men call accident is God’s own part.
Philip James Bailey
Spiritually good people, pure in heart, who long for the Blessed Sacrament but cannot receive at the time, can receive spiritually… even a hundred times a day, in sickness and in health, with immeasurable grace and profit.
The best form of government is that which is most likely to prevent the greatest sum of evil.
I’ve liked most of the films that I’ve been in and those are the kinds of films I like to see.
Benicio Del Toro
Most films I’ve worked on have had large casts, but they’ve been wonderful people. I think the monkey in Pirates of the Caribbean is the most temperamental costar I’ve had. It would throw tantrums like you wouldn’t believe.
I dote on his very absence.
Writers should be read, but neither seen nor heard.
Daphne du Maurier