Top Quotes About Anything
I was never confident about finishing a book, but friends encouraged me. When I finished my first book, it was accepted by a publisher right away and became an instant bestseller. One male critic called it the most shocking book he ever read.
I’m a real ‘go, go’ person… I’d make myself crazy by pushing too hard. It’s important to pull pack the reins a little bit and get in touch with what’s inside.
I also hear your president say that war is the means of last resort and I think he means that. I met him last autumn and he assured me that they wanted to come through and disarm Iraq by peaceful means, and that’s what we are trying to do as hard as we can.
In The States I would have no edge, no advantage at all.
If we listen human instinct actually tells us what we need, but advertising makes us want things we don’t need and things we can’t have.
Experience is the cane of the blind.
Oh, what a day-to-day business life is.
I’m learning as much martial arts as I possibly can. My show is packed with action. Enough to get a rise.
I don’t much enjoy Back and Forth. I mean, I think it has its own particular qualities, but I think it’s inferior to any of the half-hour ones we did.
A book must be the ax for the frozen sea within us.
The second Cocoon questions that and deals much more directly with the value of living in the real world with its trials and tribulations. I would say it’s about that and not about aging or death.
Language, after all, is only the use of symbols, and Art also can only affect us through symbols.
George Henry Lewes
Public discussions are part of what it takes to make changes in the trillions of graphics published each year.
The incognito of lower class employment is an effective cloak for any dagger one might wish to hide.
The poet doesn’t invent. He listens.
It was a great time here in the States this year, and definitely I feel like I’m playing well again. I gained a lot of confidence in the last couple of weeks, and I just have to, you know, keep going and keep the momentum now.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it’s not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
Friendship always benefits; love sometimes injures.
A table, a chair, a bowl of fruit and a violin; what else does a man need to be happy?
Singing in Gaelic is very, very natural to do. I think lends itself very much so to being sung.
The views of the European Union are fully reflected in this text, particularly the key objective of the EU, namely vigorously to address the disarmament of Iraq and to do so within the framework of the UN Security Council.
When George Bush used the Willie Horton ad, he knew what he was doing.
Big Brother sounded like a silly stunt and that’s what it is.
I have been wounded like this since about half past eight this morning and I will tell you how it happened.
Speed, it seems to me, provides the one genuinely modern pleasure.
But once we got on the air, everybody except Morey Amsterdam pretty much stuck to the script.
Dick Van Dyke
I hate the whole race. There is no believing a word they say, your professional poets, I mean there never existed a more worthless set than Byron and his friends for example.
Oh, you know, driving around, coming to a stop sign and an entire family, from 8 to 80, will be looking at me with that Dr. Evil look – pinkie on the mouth.
People have often asked if I’m gay because I don’t go out of my way to spit and scratch and give people attitude.
But I’ve consistently worked for 10 years.
Piano playing is a dying art. I love the fact that I can be one guy with one instrument evoking an emotional and musical experience.
Jon Bon Jovi
You never see a man walking down the street with a woman who has a little potbelly and a bald spot.
The boisterous sea of liberty is never without a wave.
I was the Marlon Brando of my generation.
I haven’t become an American! Having a house in LA is just where the house is. It’s just a convenience thing living there. I carry Wales around inside me. I’d consider moving back there one day. I never really left.
It is possible to be different and still be all right. There can be two – or more – answers to the same question, and all can be right.
Anne Wilson Schaef
That might have a lot to do with it, but you know, I probably don’t show fear, but I suffer from fear like everyone else.
I have long been convinced that my artistic ideal stands or falls with Germany. Only the Germany that we love and desire can help us achieve that ideal.
Even when I was studying mathematics, physics, and computer science, it always seemed that the problem of consciousness was about the most interesting problem out there for science to come to grips with.
I had been on tour with people like Roy Orbison. I knew Bobby Darin, Sam Cooke. So many great performers.
Of these years nought remains in memory but the sad feeling that we have advanced and only grown older.
People care and are willing to help me out my desperate circumstances.
He fell in love with himself at first sight, and it is a passion to which he has always remained faithful. Self-love seems so often unrequited.
I’m not a good tourist, I don’t like tourism.
When we have done our best, we should wait the result in peace.
We’ve worked very hard as a band and would like to think we’ve got this far on the strength of our music.
The Brown decision promised that every child, regardless of the color of his or her skin, would have unequivocal access to quality education and an equal opportunity to pursue his/her dreams.
Who knows but that England may revive in New South Wales when it has sunk in Europe.
We are somehow natured, not just to reproduce, but for sociality and even for culture.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not readily take himself to be a god.
I think plays, like books, are endemic. They grow out of the soil of the writer and the place he’s writing about. I think, you just can’t move them about, you know.