Top Quotes About Anything
I was a kid, and I remember my mother singing. She was also a radio soap opera actress, but my mother sang.
But you take a four-year state college, with a broader range of admission, and what happens during those four years may be an even greater value-added educational experience. I don’t know.
I have a project at HBO and one at the Family Channel coming that are being looked at. Aside from that I am not doing much more than playing golf and some skiing.
Creative risk taking is essential to success in any goal where the stakes are high. Thoughtless risks are destructive, of course, but perhaps even more wasteful is thoughtless caution which prompts inaction and promotes failure to seize opportunity.
Gary Ryan Blair
The way I write, words can means lots of different things.
One, I love the creativity. I love the ability to create a capital structure that is appropriate for a company, no matter what field it happens to be in.
Entrepreneurs are risk takers, willing to roll the dice with their money or reputation on the line in support of an idea or enterprise. They willingly assume responsibility for the success or failure of a venture and are answerable for all its facets.
I have looked back on situations and thought that I could have handled a few differently and probably better.
Information about the package is as important as the package itself.
Frederick W. Smith
You are forever alone.
John Buchanan Robinson
It is death that goes down to the center of the earth, the great burial church the earth is, and then to the curved ends of the universe, as light is said to do.
It isn’t reasonable to expect that everyone in the world is a country music fan. Not yet, anyway.
Politics are usually the executive expression of human immaturity.
My guitar only has five strings ’cause the top one broke and I decided not to put it back on: when I play chords I only play bar chords, and the top one always used to cut me there.
Maintaining clean, safe water remains one of our greatest national and global challenges and responsibilities.
You have riches and freedom here but I feel no sense of faith or direction. You have so many computers, why don’t you use them in the search for love?
One does not lash hat lies at a distance. The foibles that we ridicule must at least be a little bit our own. Only then will the work be a part of our own flesh. The garden must be weeded.
In nine cases out of ten, a woman had better show more affection than she feels.
I see a trend here where the President seems to think his job is to count votes and then try to make a deal That’s what we in legislatures do. Mr. Obama’s job is to travel the country, fight for the values that he cares about.
I have a clear conscience.
This is going to sound completely absurd, but I do sometimes feel like the enjoyment of an awards ceremony or the pride in the finished article hasn’t ever surpassed the joy of doing the work, of making it. The doing it is really the bit I’m there for.
So most of my acting experience came in college when I was living away from them. I acted in various independent films, and I got some commercial work and stuff like that.
I am so clever that sometimes I don’t understand a single word of what I am saying.
I thought I had a clear picture of death, but now I know it’s a mystery and it will always be a mystery, although it is something we all have in common: everybody knows that life ends with death.
And my little sister died when she was 16.
I had ambition not only to go farther than any man had ever been before, but as far as it was possible for a man to go.
A good teacher can inspire hope, ignite the imagination, and instill a love of learning.
Research on child abuse suggests that religious beliefs can foster, encourage, and justify the abuse of children. When contempt for sex underlies teachings, this creates a breeding ground for abuse.
The political arena leaves one no alternative, one must either be a dunce or a rogue.
Behavior is the mirror in which everyone shows their image.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
A man is not idle because he is absorbed in thought. There is a visible labor and there is an invisible labor.
We are a nation in which freedom is alive in the squares and streets, in the daily work of the communications media, in the open relationship between the governing and the governed.
We’ve got a bunch of new writers now who tell me they grew up watching The Simpsons. It’s bizarre, and they’re writing some very funny stuff.
This is a cause that musicians can take to heart because one of our main reasons for being is to share our music with other people, and this takes us to people who probably wouldn’t otherwise get to hear music on quite this level.
If you have learned how to disagree without being disagreeable, then you have discovered the secrete of getting along – whether it be business, family relations, or life itself.
I want to resume the life of a shy person.
Questions have arisen about the policing of science. Who is responsible for the policing? My answer is: all of us.
The first lesson in civics is that efficient government begins at home.
Charles Evans Hughes
This whole mission has surpassed all of our expectations.
I am beginning to suspect all elaborate and special systems of education. They seem to me to be built up on the supposition that every child is a kind of idiot who must be taught to think.
I just don’t think there are any rules to color. You have a small space with no windows? Put lamps in there, make it dramatic, paint the ceiling black. Do something with it. If it’s dark, accentuate the darkness.
No dictator, no invader, can hold an imprisoned population by force of arms forever.
J. Michael Straczynski
I would have gone right ahead but the only thing, the only phenomenon that’s going on now of course, which is different in my experiences, is that you are getting things planted in the Net by people about the Woman in White on the Net. That’s not a nice change.
Andrew Lloyd Webber
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can’t, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
I leave a lot open so I can fill it in later. If I don’t have any ideas right away, I can fill it in later.
I’m making the statement that we should all live life and have a laugh. Nakedness is a thing where people take notice. If you do it in the right way, people laugh.
A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Do you seriously expect me to be the first Prince of Wales in history not to have a mistress?
And on 25 January of each year and for many days before it and after it there is not an hour in the day or night when a Burns Supper is not taking place somewhere on this earth.
Len G. Murray
Success and failure are greatly overrated. But failure gives you a whole lot more to talk about.
LT was just a wilder person. I don’t go that route no more.