Top Quotes About Anything
I used to sleep nude – until the earthquake.
I donate money to the existing foundation that funds the US Ski Team kids.
Everything connected with war and warlike exploits is interesting to a boy.
And, I hope now that everybody understands that the Labour Party – as it always has done – stands for free speech and individual Members of the Labour Party are entitled to exercise that free speech.
The sure way to be cheated is to think one’s self more cunning than others.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
My nutritionist always said to eat whatever you want.
There are a lot of films that are drug dramas, and we didn’t want to tell Scarface again.
No matter what I talk about, I always get back to baseball.
Now the idea about taking people abroad is that if they come over to Cyprus, which we have in mind, and bring their families and would have the possibility to defect after they would be ready to speak their mind, well I hope so.
History is a pack of lies about events that never happened told by people who weren’t there.
Like the sand and the oyster, it’s a creative irritant. In each poem, I’m trying to reveal a truth, so it can’t have a fictional beginning.
Carol Ann Duffy
I get terrible butterflies. Before I go onstage, I’ll have to freak out for five minutes. I scream. It seems to help!
They work in secrecy. I can’t get any information. You can’t find out anything until they get out to the floor. And it’s hard to lick em at that stage. They’re a closed corporation. When they stick together, you can’t lick em on the floor.
John William McCormack
Reality doesn’t interest me.
I look forward to proving something to myself and others.
You know, last season I didn’t do anything on the show, so I was frustrated. I mean, don’t get me wrong: It’s nice to get a paycheck. But if you don’t really do anything it’s not very satisfying.
Remember, you can always stoop and pick up nothing.
Vilify, Vilify, some of it will always stick.
It always amazes me to think that every house on every street is full of so many stories; so many triumphs and tragedies, and all we see are yards and driveways.
The sentimentalist ages far more quickly than the person who loves his work and enjoys new challenges.
The best religion is the most tolerant.
Delphine de Girardin
When I was a kid my parents moved a lot, but I always found them.
One of the sad commentaries on the way women are viewed in our society is that we have to fit one category. I have never felt that I had to be in one category.
There’s a lot of comedy in Intermission but it’s got this depth. It’s not comedy for comedy’s sake – it’s informed by something else. I like stuff like that.
Today’s Communism can survive only if it abandons the myth of an infallible party, if it continues to think, and if it becomes democratic.
Record stores have whole sections devoted to the chant.
Everyone should have ten megabits and then the web will be a wonderful thing.
The place to improve the world is first in one’s own heart and head and hands.
Robert M. Pirsig
It’s innate in me to be a Democrat – a true Southern populist kind of Democrat. There’s not a lot of those anymore. I’m not saying I’m right or wrong. That’s just the way I feel.
Any girl can look glamorous… just stand there and look stupid.
I think you create your own hipness.
I want to go to Nashville and get cracking on this album.
Kittens can happen to anyone.
But reason has no power against feeling, and feeling older than history is no light matter.
Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Our object in the construction of the state is the greatest happiness of the whole, and not that of any one class.
FOr a while, I’d never had the opportunity to prove on TV that I could play the piano.
What they will try to do is get symbolic victories. Symbolism is important to them. They have little else. But they will strike, I believe, at centers of media, of financial, of American power, of American culture; and that is where we should place our bet.
James T. Walsh
The gods behold all righteous actions.
I prefer, in a word, the republican system, because it comes up more nearly to God’s system.
Since we didn’t use guns, we wanted to make sure we could earn the ability to win the audience over by making it believable. A lot of what you do when you work out in that mode is use your mental energy.
The system of idolatry, invented by modern christianity, far surpasses in absurdity anything that we have ever heard of.
I do personal attacks only on people who specialize in personal attacks.
Look what venison does to a goofy guitar player from Detroit? I’m going to be 54 this year and if I had any more energy I’d scare you.
This administration is going to be cussed and discussed for years to come.
Harry S. Truman
Lisa understands me. I’m very complex, but I have trouble opening up to people. I tend to keep things to myself. All my life, I’ve been kind of shy – opening up is always a challenge and Lisa can understand that.
Structure is more important than content in the transmission of information.
Look at the Palestinians with the huge, huge percentage of unemployed. What does that breed? Anyone who’s unemployed in the world, you feel there’s no meaning and there’s a risk that you drift over to something desperate. Yes, we have to tackle the social problems as well.
My relatives used to laugh when I talked of being a writer.
The notion of a neutral, mainstream national media gained dominance only in World War II and in its aftermath, when what turned out to be a temporary moderate consensus came to govern the country.
At this point in my career, Apollo 13 is a million light years away.
I hated her now with a hatred more fatal than indifference because it was the other side of love.