Top Quotes About Anything
I need this wild life, this freedom.
For better or worse, MTV sort of bridges the whole country together almost like the BBC does in England. It’s opened up everything so wide that it’s possible for everyone to have different ideas.
I’m Southern Baptist, not a meteorologist.
I’ve created such a monster.
I think I’d be a better president because I was in combat.
George H. W. Bush
Strangely, Dante’s Divine Comedy did not produce a prose of that creative height or it did so after centuries.
I play guitar, piano, bass and percussion.
So, I have the responsibility of making sure that HUD functions and runs well.
The sky is filled with stars, invisible by day.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Let the fear of a danger be a spur to prevent it; he that fears not, gives advantage to the danger.
I remember; I was 15 years old when Neil Armstrong put feet in the moon.
Some respected and beloved brethren insist that the forming and organising of churches is, according to God’s will, the only means of finding blessing in the midst of that confusion which is acknowledged to exist.
John Nelson Darby
I think you go through a period as a teenager of being quite cool and unaffected by things.
Indifference, to me, is the epitome of evil.
I believe the main solution is to gain the trust of Europe and America and to remove their concerns over the peaceful nature of our nuclear industry and to assure them that there will never be a diversion to military use.
Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani
Good roles are hard to find no matter what age.
In general, if signs of sectarianism do appear in a Socialist Party, these are only the products of the absence of a broad Labour movement in the country.
I think it was a good challenge for me to get my reactions across without being able to speak.
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
Speculation is perfectly all right, but if you stay there you’ve only founded a superstition. If you test it, you’ve started a science.
You can’t fake this music. You might be a great singer or a great musician but, in the need, that’s got nothing to do with it. It’s how you connect to the songs and to the history behind them.
The liberation of those who commit murder and terrorism is unacceptable.
People who are interested in the arts and theater are such a minority.
I’m just not that fascinating a person to have had all those lives that I’ve written about.
Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.
Because, you know, I can’t work a bicycle pump.
We made a deal that was acceptable to us. We got paid very handsomely for our final season.
Artists like Bach and Beethoven erected churches and temples on the heights. I only wanted… to build dwellings for men in which they might feel happy and at home.
Whereas with us – what you hear is what’s happening right then and there on the stage – so we don’t need no stinking technology.
I walked along that slippery slope where if you fail through lack of faith, you sell your soul to the devil.
American politics used to be an amateur sport. But somewhere along the way, we handed over to professionals all the things people used to do for free.
What should be targeted is a concept of organic, and not just mechanic, democracy that preserves the rule of law, separation of powers, and that is participatory and pluralistic.
Recep Tayyip Erdogan
Better reality than a dream: if something is real, then it’s real and you’re not to blame.
It’s quite a famous story that takes place on Christmas Eve, and the Germans, French, and Scottish are trying to make peace one night and they bury their dead and they play football. I play a German opera singer, in German, which I never have so I am really excited about that.
I think that’s what’s great about being an actress is you get to learn so many different things like that, like learning a little bit of Tibetan here, learning a Southern accent there.
I just happen to like the work. I like preparing for a role. I like reading. I like analyzing. I like literature. I like emotions. I like working with other actors.
One of the difficulties of not knowing for so long whether we were doing a fifth season or not was that we weren’t really allowed to go out shopping for work.
The great mass of humanity should never learn to read or write.
David Herbert Lawrence
I have lived in a flurry of images, but I will go out in a freeze frame.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to. It is the means that determines the end.
Harry Emerson Fosdick
To remain young one must change.
What we call Man’s power over Nature turns out to be a power exercised by some men over other men with Nature as its instrument.
C. S. Lewis
The pen is the tongue of the mind.
I’ve been at this for 40 years. And, as an academic, I’ve been content with relatively small audiences, with the thought that the audience I long for will find its way eventually to what I have written, provided that what I have written is good enough.
When the Christians, upon these occasions, received martyrdom, they were ornamented, and crowned with garlands of flowers; for which they, in heaven, received eternal crowns of glory.
A writer never reads his work. For him, it is the unreadable, a secret, and he cannot remain face to face with it. A secret, because he is separated from it.
No virtue is safe that is not enthusiastic.
John Robert Seeley
Prayer does not use up artificial energy, doesn’t burn up any fossil fuel, doesn’t pollute. Neither does song, neither does love, neither does the dance.
But to personally satisfy my own adrenalin needs, I’ve been racing cars a little bit, which has been fun.
The happiness and peace attained by those satisfied by the nectar of spiritual tranquillity is not attained by greedy persons restlessly moving here and there.
In my spare time I like to sleep.