Top Quotes About Anything
I think it took me a while to convince Nashville that what I do is genuine and my heart’s in the right place, and I love country music.
Everyone carries around his own monsters.
And ladies, build up your husband by being submissive. That’s how you will give your children success; you will want your children to be obedient, to be submissive to righteous living.
And so there I was living in California from Brooklyn, New York, and it was this whole new world for me and I was meeting vegetarians. I thought, let me try this vegetarian thing. I got really into that.
We do not quit playing because we grow old, we grow old because we quit playing.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
At a tiny station in New Albany, Indiana, which is right across from the river from Louisville, Kentucky, where I grew up. The Louisville stations were loath to hire beginners, so I had to go across the river.
But if I have a lot of imagination, I could tell myself whatever I wanted, you know. I handle myself quite well. I’m kind of fascist with myself, you know. There’s no discussion. There is an order. You follow it.
All I have are the people.
One in seven Americans, including more than 8 million children, does not have even basic healthcare coverage.
Competence, like truth, beauty, and contact lenses, is in the eye of the beholder.
Laurence J. Peter
Love is or it ain’t. Thin love ain’t love at all.
I have a problem with too much money. I can’t reinvest it fast enough, and because I reinvest it, more money comes in. Yes, the rich do get richer.
I love the medium and I love individual comics, but the business is nothing I would be proud of.
If you don’t have talent or preparation for whatever you want to do, you will not be successful in anything.
I’ve found even after nearly 30 years of doing this, there are all kinds of new surprises that rear their heads at various times and I truly believe that 51% of the images, success takes place in the darkroom.
I think mine is the fullest and most plausible account of what went on in Marie Antoinette’s life.
People need motivation to do anything. I don’t think human beings learn anything without desperation.
Real beauty knocks you a little bit off kilter.
I support the indigenous people anywhere in the planet.
Edward James Olmos
I am honored to be a Bond girl and be a part of the Bond legacy, To star in a video game with Connery, the original Bond, is incredible.
I want to make an extremely strong appeal to those who abstained. Vote. It takes five minutes and then it’s for five years.
Property is intended to serve life, and no matter how much we surround it with rights and respect, it has no personal being. It is part of the earth man walks on. It is not man.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
When we are planning for posterity, we ought to remember that virtue is not hereditary.
After a few months in my parents’ basement, I took an apartment near the state university, where I discovered both crystal methamphetamine and conceptual art. Either one of these things are dangerous, but in combination they have the potential to destroy entire civilizations.
I question: do we really understand the differences between modernist and postmodernist?
By the winter of 1945-1946, the Russian peoples were being warned of the dangers from the West.
He looks about as happy as a penguin in a microwave.
It is only by drawing often, drawing everything, drawing incessantly, that one fine day you discover to your surprise that you have rendered something in its true character.
If my senses don’t feel right then I don’t do it.
Part of this new world of completely improvisational terrorism is that there were codes of war that disintegrated in the face of terrorism.
I’ve suffered too much to hide my feelings.
My mother had a very difficult childhood, having seen her own mother kill herself. So she didn’t always know how to be the nurturing mother that we all expect we should have.
At least when you’re acting you can be someone. In front of the camera you have to be yourself. And who am I?
Geez, all that money we waste on space exploration; just think how many bombs that would buy!
Today continuing poverty and distress are a deeper and more important cause of international tensions, of the conditions that can produce war, than previously.
Lester B. Pearson
Great deeds give choice of many tales. Choose a slight tale, enrich it large, and then let wise men listen.
I think a song that’s got something to say. I’m not much on gimmicks. I never have been because they don’t last. But I like a song that tells a story and has some meat to it, you know, that means something.
You’re entitled to Medicaid regardless of your income. Don’t worry about your health care.
The Gateway to Christianity is not through an intricate labyrinth of dogma, but by a simple belief in the person of Christ.
Norman Vincent Peale
In the sphere of thought, absurdity and perversity remain the masters of the world, and their dominion is suspended only for brief periods.
Let’s make New York the safest state in America – that must be our goal. Let’s achieve it together.
George E. Pataki
As I said, I had no publisher for What a Carve Up! while I was writing it, so all we had to live off was my wife’s money and little bits I was picking up for journalism.
I know of no more important subject to the peace of Europe and the world than the reasonable reduction of armaments, especially in Europe, and of naval armaments throughout the world.
Frank B. Kellogg
In capitalist history, invasion and class struggle are not opposites, as the official legend would have us believe, but one is the means and the expression of the other.
If people think that you’re throwing babies out, dissecting children, to do stem-cell research, I’m not for that.
The very purpose of existence is to reconcile the glowing opinion we hold of ourselves with the appalling things that other people think about us.
I have tried to have a regular daily intake from my Bible, regardless of how late it is.
Being a Christian is more than just an instantaneous conversion – it is a daily process whereby you grow to be more and more like Christ.
Through the humbling dispensations of Divine Providence, men are sometimes fitted for his service.
We can make mayors and officers every year, but not scholars.
Industry entirely left to itself, would soon fall to ruin, and a nation letting everything alone would commit suicide.