Top Quotes About Anything
I was lucky to come from a difficult area. It teaches you not just about football but also life. There were lots of kids from different races and poor families. People had to struggle to get through the day.
The hallmark of a great captain is the ability to win the toss, at the right time.
Rock became an incredible commercial success, people just became bored with serious music, and it was forgotten.
The most pitiful among men is he who turns his dreams into silver and gold.
The application of a strong magnetic field enables the measurement of the energy of the most penetrating particles to be carried out, and the method may be capable of still further extension and improvement.
Victor Francis Hess
I had been out there long enough. I had not seen my family for four years.
Prune – prune businesses, products, activities, people. Do it annually.
I condemn the national gay press for its emphasis on consumerism.
The Constitution and the laws are supreme and the Union indissoluble.
Expansion means complexity and complexity decay.
C. Northcote Parkinson
If the Republicans will stop telling lies about the Democrats, we will stop telling the truth about them.
Adlai E. Stevenson
Hemingway said the only way to write about a place is to leave it.
His head is made of stars, but not yet arranged into constellations.
The biggest lesson I’ve learned by living abroad for the last four years is the importance of communication.
Like most of those who study history, he (Napoleon III) learned from the mistakes of the past how to make new ones.
A. J. P. Taylor
The best way to get a bad law repealed is to enforce it strictly.
To make sure that votes are never canceled out by illegal votes, we instituted a photo ID requirement. And don’t you think it’s fair to apply at least the same standard required to get a library card or to board an airpane?
Physiology and psychology cover, between them, the field of vital phenomena; they deal with the facts of life at large, and in particular with the facts of human life.
Always remember that others may hate you but those who hate you don’t win unless you hate them. And then you destroy yourself.
Richard M. Nixon
I don’t think that they know fully what’s happening with Miss Match so therefore I don’t know how many more if any, if the show’s even gonna keep going.
I was born, for instance, incapable of appreciating music.
Sad will be the day for any man when he becomes contented with the thoughts he is thinking and the deeds he is doing – where there is not forever beating at the doors of his soul some great desire to do something larger; which he knows he was meant and made to do.
I was so anxious to succeed that I made a practice of appearing on all the disc jockey shows I could, in order to publicize the band.
What’s love if not the thing you’ll do anything and everything to get back once lost? What’s hate if not the thing you’ll do anything and everything to get rid of once found?
A whole generation of Americans will retire in poverty instead of prosperity, because they simply are not preparing for retirement now.
If God wanted us to be naked, why did he invent sexy lingerie?
Man cannot live without joy; therefore when he is deprived of true spiritual joys it is necessary that he become addicted to carnal pleasures.
Whoever understands how to do a kindness when he fares well would be a friend better than any possession.
The service of philosophy, of speculative culture, towards the human spirit, is to rouse, to startle it to a life of constant and eager observation.
I eat a cheeseburger with French fries almost every day.
The mathematician has reached the highest rung on the ladder of human thought.
The antitrust litigation currently in the federal courts in the U.S. against Monsanto will be the test case in the life sciences, just as the Microsoft case was the test case in the information sciences.
I have a policy that I get to spend as much on myself as I give away.
In Europe life is histrionic and dramatized, and in America, except when it is trying to be European, it is direct and sincere.
William Dean Howells
To force a man to pay for the violation of his own liberty is indeed an addition of insult to injury.
The perception is that baseball’s players’ union is protecting players to use steroids and other illegal performance-enhancing drugs.
I like the variety. But basically my choice of films is a small intimate film. Quiet film, no action, just people in relationships. That’s what I like the most.
There’s no regret. You can’t regret. I mean, I’ve felt regret but I’ve also refused to allow regret to sow a seed and live in me because I don’t believe it. You feel it, it’s like guilt, it’s like jealousy, it’s like all those horrible things. You’ve just got to snip them and get them out, because they’re no good.
I think that money is the root of all evil. I’ve seen it happen.
And I remember that the editors wanted to have a witness to say that this was really the case, because it was a very sharp picture of the just the face, the head of the fetus inside the womb.
If you hold a cat by the tail you learn things you cannot learn any other way.
In the original computer game of Doom, you not only have to kill things. You have to pulverise them.
To be conscious that you are ignorant of the facts is a great step to knowledge.
I’d have to say that my favorite thing is writing a song that really says how I feel, what I believe – and it even explains the world to myself better than I knew it.
It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
That’s one reason why it’s pretty worthless, I can’t totally buy it, if you think about it, it’s things like the Phil Spector records. On one level they were rebellion, on another level they were keeping the teenager in his place.
Yes, I am a good singer.
I can read the Tarot cards and believe in ghosts.
Hopefully I’ll be the first Mexican-American going into Hillbilly Heaven.
Leaders must encourage their organizations to dance to forms of music yet to be heard.
Warren G. Bennis
Ghosts, like ladies, never speak till spoke to.
Richard Harris Barham