Top Quotes About Anything
I think my melodies are superior to my lyrics.
Prepare for death, if here at night you roam, and sign your will before you sup from home.
Love between man and man is impossible because there must not be sexual intercourse and friendship between man and woman is impossible because there must be sexual intercourse.
I know Raft did have some genuine affairs with actresses.
I am bound to tell what I am told, but not in every case to believe it.
If you associate enough with older people who do enjoy their lives, who are not stored away in any golden ghettos, you will gain a sense of continuity and of the possibility for a full life.
Right around the end of the fifties, college students and young people in general, began to realize that this music was almost like a history of our country – this music contained the real history of the people of this country.
Life is supposed to be a series of peaks and valleys. The secret is to keep the valleys from becoming Grand Canyons.
The story of my life is about back entrances, side doors, secret elevators and other ways of getting in and out of places so that people won’t bother me.
To enjoy freedom we have to control ourselves.
My children didn’t when they were little because I thought that they had to be of a certain age. I hoped they liked me well enough not to want to see me in that sort of a spot.
You never really appreciate a thing until you have to give it up.
John Rhodes Sturdy
Complete possession is proved only by giving. All you are unable to give possesses you.
During that space walk there will be some repositioning of the power so that the arm can be fully controlled by the robotic station that is in the Lab.
Moral indignation is jealousy with a halo.
H. G. Wells
The high note is not the only thing.
If there exists no possibility of failure, then victory is meaningless.
Robert H. Schuller
In Rio Bravo when Duke makes love to Feathers, the scene dissolves to the next morning where we see him putting on his vest and almost humming. It was subtle, but you knew what happened. Give me a towel and some blankets any day!
The marketers can compete with free; it just has to be better. Look at bottled water if you don’t believe me.
I’m going to keep on dealing with the supernatural in a lot of ways.
Avril Lavigne sold a massive amount of albums and she has to top that with her next release. We have four great albums behind us, and it’s not going to be as hard to live up to that.
The whole world is about three drinks behind.
We’ve got great fans that rock and roll won’t have, because you can have a one-hit record and country music used to, not so much anymore and you have a fan forever.
Amazing that the human race has taken enough time out from thinking about food or sex to create the arts and sciences.
Sean’s a great, great writer.
Robin Wright Penn
Private religious speech can’t be discriminated against. It has to be treated equally with secular speech.
I went jogging up on Mulholland. In the middle of my run I had some form of asthma attack and couldn’t even walk. I couldn’t get a ride one block to my house. I thought I was going to die.
Passion, you see, can be destroyed by a doctor. It cannot be created.
With these vast advantages, ordinary and extraordinary, one would have supposed the North would have been content, and would have at least respected the security and tranquility of such obedient and profitable brethren; but such is not human nature.
If you actively do something, it will stop making you feel like a victim and you’ll start feeling like part of the solution, which is just a huge benefit to your body and your psyche.
Last year, Congress gave the Department of Defense the authority to design a new civilian personnel system for its employees as part of the defense authorization bill.
A library is the delivery room for the birth of ideas, a place where history comes to life.
As a co-chair of the State’s 2010 Olympics Task Force, I am working to make sure our border crossings are ready to handle the risks and benefits the Games will bring.
While the political debate over abortion will continue for a very long time, the federal government can and should be doing more to support programs and services that provide women with better options.
I’m really interested in having a studio one day and being a filmmaker.
The greatest threat to freedom is the absence of criticism.
Now that I look back, I realize that a life predicated on being obedient and taking orders is a very comfortable life indeed. Living in such a way reduces to a minimum one’s need to think.
The rocket had worked perfectly, and all I had to do was survive the reentry forces. You do it all, in a flight like that, in a rather short period of time, just 16 minutes as a matter of fact.
Every time I go and shave, I assume there’s someone else on the planet shaving. So I say, ‘I’m gonna go shave, too.’
I grew up in Europe, where the history comes from.
Can anything be more Un-American than the Un-American committee?
Usually it is uses of words, not words in themselves, that are properly called vague.
J. L. Austin
True humility is intelligent self respect which keeps us from thinking too highly or too meanly of ourselves. It makes us modest by reminding us how far we have come short of what we can be.
Ralph W. Sockman
I think I have a duty as a recovering guy to help, to make my knowledge of what I went through accessible.
Any acceleration constitutes progress, Miss Glory. Nature had no understanding of the modern rate of work. From a technical standpoint the whole of childhood is pure nonsense. Simply wasted time. An untenable waste of time.
It was one of those evenings when men feel that truth, goodness and beauty are one. In the morning, when they commit their discovery to paper, when others read it written there, it looks wholly ridiculous.
Off camera, I am not so quiet, I have a fun time, relaxed.
We never know the love of a parent till we become parents ourselves.
Henry Ward Beecher
Most of my adult life I had this towering contempt for America.
Few there are that will endure a true friend.
H. G. Bohn
With the Supremes I made so much money so fast all I wanted to do was buy clothes and pretty things. Now I’m comfortable with money and it’s comfortable with me.