Top Quotes About Anything
I was the Marlon Brando of my generation.
We are truly indefatigable in providing for the needs of the body, but we starve the soul.
But I just think as a captain, everybody’s different.
Inspiration comes from all different places.
But obviously, we’re looking for all good ideas to help deal with our long-term debt problem. This is something that is going to affect our economy. It affects our kids. And we need to deal with it.
We are so lucky Americans are impressive with what they’re willing to give. We get bashed too much. And, so many young people in this country give so much. They’re not all gang bangers.
All our knowledge has its origins in our perceptions.
Leonardo da Vinci
The trees that are slow to grow bear the best fruit.
A moment’s thinking is an hour in words.
Period recreation is very difficult unless you make a black-and-white movie.
I don’t want to be in Terminator. I don’t want to go to Hollywood.
Employ thy time well, if thou meanest to gain leisure.
Every now and again, the alternative culture is cherished by the mainstream for what it is, rather than how it should be, like the mainstream popular music.
When suave politeness, tempering bigot zeal, corrected ‘I believe’ to ‘one does feel’.
Yet would we die as some have done, beating a way for the rising sun.
I have an unfortunate personality.
The moment you’re born you’re done for.
My music is jazz.
The result showed that fortune helps the brave.
Call not that man wretched, who whatever ills he suffers, has a child to love.
I love marriage. I failed at marriage, but I’d rather go into anything with gusto and fail than go into it half-assed.
To die is but to leave off dying and do the thing once for all.
Though an angel should write, still ’tis devils must print.
Outside speech, the association that is made in the memory between words having something in common creates different groups, series, families, within which very diverse relations obtain but belonging to a single category: these are associative relations.
Ferdinand de Saussure
For some years I deserted religion in favour of Marxism. The republic of goodness seemed more attainable than the Kingdom of God.
Only the pure in heart can make a good soup.
Ludwig van Beethoven
I see nothing in space as promising as the view from a Ferris wheel.
E. B. White
A full and fair discussion is essential to democracy.
First of all, ladies and gentlemen, you must forget that you are singers.
I have written on all sorts of subjects… yet I have no enemies; except indeed all the Whigs, all the Tories, and all the Christians.
I don’t believe in God personally but I have great respect for those people who do and different people have different religious views in this country.
The vast upheaval of the World War set in motion forces that will either destroy civilization or raise mankind to undreamed of heights of human welfare and prosperity.
A concave chest means that your diaphragm is sagging.
I didn’t spend a lot of time on national security the American people will be glad to know.
You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose. You’re on your own, and you know what you know. And you are the guy who’ll decide where to go.
Love sought is good, but given unsought, is better.
Till now I have never shot a scene without taking account of what stands behind the actors because the relationship between people and their surroundings is of prime importance.
I’m not young. What’s wrong with that?
On the other hand, chess is a mass sport now and for chess organisers shorter time control is obviously more attractive. But I think that this control does not suit World Championship matches.
A great book provides escapism for me. The artistry and the creativity in a story are better than any drugs.
It is no secret that those of us in the Northwest believe the Administration’s proposal to drive up the cost of electricity in our region is not only misguided, but also will not achieve the intended goal of raising money for the treasury.
Great countries are those that produce great people.
I do not believe that civilization will be wiped out in a war fought with the atomic bomb. Perhaps two-thirds of the people of the earth will be killed.
Fork: An instrument used chiefly for the purpose of putting dead animals into the mouth.
Magic Johnson, former basketball player, may run for mayor of LA in the next election. Remember the good ‘ol days when only qualified people ran for office like actors and professional wrestlers.
I was fortunate to find an extraordinary mathematics and applied mathematics program in Toronto.
But poetry is my life. Poetry is what matters to me.
God’s creatures, great and small… eat them one, eat them all.
John A. Simone, Sr.
Just as the water of a river near its mouth, in its final form, is composed largely of many tributaries, so an idea, in its final form, is composed largely of later additions.
Before I refuse to take your questions, I have an opening statement.
I think I’m most proud of my family right now. I’m more into that then I’ve ever been. It also gives a new area to draw from in creativity with my songs.