Top Quotes About Anything
I never said I was a ‘good girl.’ I’m not a bad girl.
I’ve been dying to play.
The world has closed its eyes to the humanitarian catastrophe in Azerbaijan, where every seventh citizen is a refugee.
My oldest son, Gary, is a seasoned minister and travels with me for ministers’ conferences.
A great idea is not enough.
Rosabeth Moss Kanter
The educated Southerner has no use for an ‘R’, except at the beginning of a word.
I am going to be working on bathroom fittings for a company in the USA, and then I thought it was appropriate to simplify the fittings and, thus, lowering the cost.
My job is to score goals.
What’s the best angle to cut someone’s throat? Well, usually from behind. That’s usually how it works.
We become not a melting pot but a beautiful mosaic. Different people, different beliefs, different yearnings, different hopes, different dreams.
As winter weather settles in around the country, millions of American families are facing skyrocketing home heating prices with even greater impact if cold temperatures persist into the spring.
We used to speak familiarly of an agent, now do more, who was accustomed to manufacture evidence, and to invent facts in his cases, or at least to alter the aspects of facts to such an extent that they might fairly be viewed as new.
The teachers were focused on helping these students. The students benefited from hands-on teaching and a faculty who cared about them and their success in life and soon the students began to believe in themselves and the reality that they could make something of their lives.
Michael N. Castle
He who has provoked the lash of wit, cannot complain that he smarts from it.
If I walked back into the booth in the year 2025, I don’t think it would have changed much. I think baseball would be played and managed pretty much the same as it is today. It’s a great survivor.
While one man can discover a certain thing by himself, another is never able to understand it, even if taught by means of all possible expressions and metaphors, and during a long period; his mind can in no way grasp it, his capacity is insufficient for it.
I don’t want to talk about intelligence matters. I will say, however, that intelligence-community estimates should not become public in the way of this city and in the way of Congress.
Your best friend and worst enemy are both in this room right now. It’s not your neighbor right or left – and it’s not God or the devil – it’s you.
Edwin Louis Cole
Is any man free except the one who can pass his life as he pleases?
Aulus Persius Flaccus
When Seymour saw me seated at the piano at that first rehearsal, he shouted: ‘What’s that kid doing here? Call your piano player and let’s get started.’
Mary Lou Williams
The image we have would be impossible for Mickey Mouse to maintain. We’re just… normal people.
I am not overconfident.
I think a college education is important no matter what you do in life.
I don’t mean this in a stuck-up way, but I needed an attitude song.
The House of Commons, refused to receive the addresses of the colonies, when the matter was pending; besides, we hold our rights neither from them nor from the Lords.
It’s sometimes unnerving to think of that, and I wish it were possible for all children in the world to have the good fortune I’ve had in having a giving and loving family.
I’m hoping that I’ll be able to find a distributor to come into Canada with it, because I think it is a wild and crazy romp that really tells things like it is.
I am committed to the principle that violence is never justified as a means of ameliorating a grievance.
I almost wish I could be more exciting, that I could match what is happening out there to me.
It still frightens me a little bit to think that so much of my life was totally devoted to Star Trek and almost nothing else.
My look was even more solidified when I started singing in Greenwich Village with my sister Lucy. We wore matching dresses as the Simon Sisters.
I think, though, as African-American women, we are always trained to value our community even at the expense of ourselves, and so we attempt to protect the African-American community.
It has now become a very common sentiment, that there is some deep and radical wrong somewhere, and that legislators have proved themselves incapable of discovering, or, of remedying it.
The loss of national identity is the greatest defeat a nation can know, and it is inevitable under the contemporary form of colonization.
But when I was selected, after my very first tour of squadron duty, to become one of the youngest candidates for the test pilot school, I began to realize, maybe you are a little bit better.
I was terrible at straight items. When I wrote obituaries, my mother said the only thing I ever got them to do was die in alphabetical order.
We should start by allowing drilling in Alaska’s National Wildlife Refuge. It can provide billions of barrels of recoverable oil and trillions of cubic feet of recoverable natural gas.
Nonsense is so good only because common sense is so limited.
I feel like a human pinata. The disappointing thing is, no candy is going to spill out.
Most of us don’t have to worry about being shot of we poke our noses outside. So we are comfortable, but the people I’m writing about are definitely not comfortable, and being shot while they’re still inside is a good possibility.
When I was rising eighteen I persuaded my parents to let me return to Australia and at least see whether I could adapt myself to life on the land before going up to Cambridge.
Don’t worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.
When I do a character, I try to base it on someone I have met or an experience I’ve had.
It’s a damn poor mind that can only think of one way to spell a word.
I threw my cup away when I saw a child drinking from his hands at the trough.
Success is a journey, not a destination.
For me retiring wasn’t hard once I knew that that was the decision I was going to make.
I had been with the label since I was 21. The label wanted shiny pop but I didn’t. I found a little independent and we’ve got all these great reviews in England and now it has gone gold.
Well we are hoping that the power of the community of free nations is such that our sovereignty our rights are not going to be challenged by anybody who’s going try to undermine the freedom, the openness of our societies and our security.
To buy very good wine nowadays requires only money. To serve it to your guests is a sign of fatigue.
William F. Buckley, Jr.
I never thought of becoming a director. When I was twelve, the passage from silent film to the talkies had an impact on me – I still watch silent films.