Top Quotes About Anything
I realized the exciting place was behind the camera with the producer, director and so on.
Dino De Laurentiis
The goal wasn’t to be a millionaire or to be a Hollywood star. That was not the goal. The goal was something about – the goal was to find the goal, but I knew where it was.
James Earl Jones
I was never any good at cricket thought I love it as a, as a sort of mystery.
This is the hardest of all: to close the open hand out of love, and keep modest as a giver.
In framing a government which is to be administered by men over men the great difficulty lies in this: You must first enable the government to control the governed, and in the next place, oblige it to control itself.
It is impossible to predict the time and progress of revolution. It is governed by its own more or less mysterious laws.
I still feel like I have a lot of growing up to do ’til I find the voice. Everybody has their own voice and their own thing they want to say to the world.
This isn’t about the money. This is just for me. I love music.
Did I feel naked being naked? Yeah. Totally.
You know, we opened a record number of stores last year.
There is no post-9/11. Everything from now until the end of time is post-9/11.
Joe Bob Briggs
Books support us in our solitude and keep us from being a burden to ourselves.
It feels like my job is to support people. I support great artists. When I worked with a symphony, I sat in the third chair, not the first chair.
It’s a very special venue and a very special occasion.
There are times in history where a particular doctrine becomes a symbol of a greater problem.
On Saturday, I was a surgeon in South Africa, very little known. On Monday, I was world renowned.
Never try to impress a woman, because if you do she’ll expect you to keep up the standard for the rest of your life.
W. C. Fields
My problems aren’t so different from anybody else.
I think I’m more European in personality.
When I saw you I fell in love. And you smiled because you knew.
After moving to England I did some recording and eventually formed an English band, this was together for quite a few years with only a keyboard replacement. The band had no name, just my name.
We got extremely lucky. It’s a tough business to work with.
We are in danger of making our cities places where business goes on but where life, in its real sense, is lost.
Hubert H. Humphrey
Time is more value than money. You can get more money, but you cannot get more time.
Have fun in your command. Don’t always run at a breakneck pace. Take leave when you’ve earned it, spend time with your families.
The world has become one big grassy knoll, crawling with lone gunmen who think they’re the Warren Commission.
They tell me I produced songs. I just stood in the back, wore a good suit and said, Yeah, that’s happening.
Irreligion – the principal one of the great faiths of the world.
My character was kidnapped by the Terminator and I was kidnapped by the Terminator production.
The facts of life are that a child who has seen war cannot be compared with a child who doesn’t know what war is except from television.
I am not afraid of the pen, or the scaffold, or the sword. I will tell the truth wherever I please.
Fantasy football is not only a good thing, but a great thing.
I’ve worked for 27 years nonstop in theater and films. That’s a lot of work.
I used to tell Jackie (Robinson) sometimes when they were throwing at him, ‘Jackie, they aren’t throwing at you because you are black. They are throwing at you because they don’t like you.
Pee Wee Reese
You think you know her. Just wait and see the change. I’ll have her trained in no time.
David O. Selznick
You cannot learn anything from success, you only learn from failure.
One’s prime is elusive. You little girls, when you grow up, must be on the alert to recognize your prime at whatever time of your life it may occur. You must then live it to the full.
There’s something about being with a group of people who become like family that must be needed in society.
Another side to me is this very sexual being. When I look back on my life, it’s always been there. It’s been there since I was 10 years old, having the imagination that I had.
Women are at last becoming persons first and wives second, and that is as it should be.
In a decade, America’s mighty rivers will have reached the boiling point.
You have to, at least from a distance, look as if you know what you’re doing, and I can manage that.
The first money I ever had was when I received an award from the American Association of University Women.
I thought, I’m only going to be on this planet once, and only for a short time. What can I do with my life that will lead to permanent benefits?
I loved the gentlemanly way they treated each other. It was unlike anything I was used to. I started helping them strike the set and, at 11, began taking acting classes privately.
The world intrudes in my brain daily. Since my brain is dripping with all kinds of stuff that’s out there in the world, that I can’t seem to be able to shut out, it has to end up being in my work as well.
I have no guitar technique.
I am thankful, of course, for the prize and thankful to God for each story, each idea, each word, each day.
Isaac Bashevis Singer
Humor is richly rewarding to the person who employs it. It has some value in gaining and holding attention, but it has no persuasive value at all.
John Kenneth Galbraith
I always do an all-night horror marathon on Saturdays where we start at seven and go until five in the morning.
The simplest and most psychologically satisfying explanation of any observed phenomenon is that it happened that way because someone wanted it to happen that way.