Top Quotes About Anything
I thought, you know the food and the diet thing is one way to start yourself onto a healthy lifestyle, but if you don’t move, if you don’t start exercising you’re gonna deteriorate.
I have a wife, I have sons: all of them hostages given to fate.
Just like music, sports elevates us to new levels of achievment.
Adultery – which is the only grounds for divorce in New York – is not grounds for divorce in California. As a matter of fact, adultery in Southern California is grounds for marriage.
If thy heart fails thee, climb not at all.
The greatest pleasure of reading consists in re-reading.
Writers would submit scripts to me, and if I liked one well enough to submit to magazine editors, I had the know-how whether the story was good or bad.
The short words are best, and the old words are the best of all.
You talked about national identity cards and the terrorism bill. We have made a government that has grown used to viewing us as subjects, has grown used to seeing its role as commanding us.
When you start out, you’re not really aware. I didn’t have a sense of photographic history.
At twenty a man is full of fight and hope. He wants to reform the world. When he is seventy he still wants to reform the world, but he know he can’t.
Thank God, I never was cheerful. I come from the happy stock of the Mathers, who, as you remember, passed sweet mornings reflecting on the goodness of God and the damnation of infants.
Henry Brooks Adams
People have criticised me because my security detail is larger than the president’s. But you must ask yourself: are there more people who want to kill me than who want to kill the president? I can assure you there are.
A long time ago a bunch of people reached a general consensus as to what’s real and what’s not and most of us have been going along with it ever since.
Charles de Lint
It makes you feel at home when you can talk to somebody and really talk about anything.
Doing is a quantum leap from imagining.
The discipline you learn and character you build from setting and achieving a goal can be more valuable than the achievement of the goal itself.
In the course of the reform, some new circumstances that we had not anticipated have appeared.
The work I’ve done, I’m really feeling the effects of it.
I watched a porno once, it was really funny.
I was 25 and the most popular celebrity in the world, with the possible exception of my friend Mary Pickford.
In this respect I suppose I’m the total opposite of Garry. With his very emotive body language at the board he shows and displays all his emotions. I don’t.
I grew up in conservative rural Kansas in the 1950s when it was expected that girls would not have a life outside the home, so educating them was a waste of time.
This current round of gigs, I’m just doing it using pure electronics.
This is an era of violent peace.
James D. Watkins
The only people who steal are thieves, and that’s a very small percentage of civilization. Most people want to have some way to make the economic transaction valid. They want to return the favor, if you will… return the benefit and reciprocate.
Life is the continuous adjustment of internal relations to external relations.
I ask every Communist individually to set an example, by deeds and without pretense, a real example worthy of a man and a Communist, in restoring order, starting normal life, in resuming work and production, and in laying the foundations of an ordered life.
Now I can’t wait to write my next play.
But this is not to say that the society which inflicts capital punishment commits murder.
It’s ironic, but until you can free those final monsters within the jungle of yourself, your life, your soul is up for grabs.
Jackass: The Movie is great. I think it’s in the tradition of physical comedy, which I’m really interested in. Its relationship to gravity, and how gravity acts on the body.
A lot of people don’t know that my father is black.
The cell, over the billions of years of her life, has covered the earth many times with her substance, found ways to control herself and her environment, and insure her survival.
All for one, one for all.
I believe in nurturing creativity and offering a haven for creators, enabling them to develop their ideas to the fullest. With more and more talented creators being drawn to Cirque in an environment that fulfills them, these are ideal to continue developing great new shows.
A writer is a human being. He has to live with a sense of honor.
Never stay in a bad marriage, and don’t hang around with psycho coke fiends.
The dwarfed trees of the Chinese and Japanese have been noticed by every author who has written upon these countries, and all have attempted to give some description of the method by which the effect is produced.
Any important disease whose causality is murky, and for which treatment is ineffectual, tends to be awash in significance.
My first encounter with Buddhist dharma would be in my early 20s. Like most young men, I was not particularly happy.
Initially, the horrific images of September 11th triggered an enormous wave of solidarity.
You know something, if you’re not acting, you’re not an actor – you’ve gotta work. No way around it.
I get invited to literally every single movie premiere that’s going on.
One would have to have completely forgotten the history of science so as to not remember that the desire to know nature has had the most constant and the happiest influence on the development of mathematics.
For the third season, we do a sit around on one episode where we were in character and then we commented on one episode just being ourselves, so – not really. I was comfortable, though. I wasn’t nervous.
America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves.
Markets rebounded quickly from morning jitters after the London Thursday terrorist bombing.
What is inherently wrong with the word ‘politician’ if the fellow has devoted his life to holding public office and trying to do something for his people?
Richard J. Daley
Yes, but the great thing about all the people – and I don’t think there is any exception – who I’ve worked with is they’ve all been very, very talented musicians.
The methods of theoretical physics should be applicable to all those branches of thought in which the essential features are expressible with numbers.