Top Quotes About Anything
I would love to work with someone like Kevin Spacey as he could pass on what I need to learn.
In teaching, I wanted to offer a general pharmacology course based on chemical principles, biochemical classification and mathematical modelling. In the event I achieved neither of my ambitions.
James W. Black
It was a requirement by the veterans to list the 57,000 names. We’re reaching a time that we’ll acknowledge the individual in a war on a national level.
Democracy must be something more than two wolves and a sheep voting on what to have for dinner.
My most important task must be an attempt to bring the monster under democratic direction and control.
When we argue for our limitations, we get to keep them.
What’s unfortunate about buying a pitcher for $12 million is that he carries no warranty.
We decline the claim to power by parties which want to own their followers body and soul, and which want to put themselves over and above the whole nation.
Franz von Papen
I’m a little different from all those conservation types.
I tread in the footsteps of illustrious men… in receiving from the people the sacred trust confided to my illustrious predecessor.
Martin Van Buren
I don’t think that was too successful. Because I always thought that the two of them should have been more separate. Also I had planned the monorail station to be in the center. So that one day you would have go to World Showcase and then the other day to Future World.
If America don’t come around, we’re gonna’ burn it down.
H. Rap Brown
There’s a certain edge about cruelty. If you’re honest about it, most people wince, but say it had to be said.
Absolutely. I – you know, he was so that much a part of my life that, you know, Elvis, you know, once – once you bonded with him, I mean, there was no – there was no going back. He was just a great guy.
The only way to do is just to go for it, otherwise it ends up looking phoney.
‘A collected poems’ is either a gravestone or a testimonial to survival.
If you think it’s expensive to hire a professional to do the job, wait until you hire an amateur.
Without culture, and the relative freedom it implies, society, even when perfect, is but a jungle. This is why any authentic creation is a gift to the future.
Admitting the force of these contentions, nevertheless, the custom of meeting together in public assembly for the consideration of the most serious, the most exalted topics of human interest is too vitally precious to be lost.
A guy who’d cheat on his wife would cheat at cards.
Much of what we see in America, what most people feel has been progress and good things, have been brought about by the existence of third parties.
In the company of the accomplished, people hope it will rub off on themselves, in the company of the misfortunate, they fear it!
Bryant H. McGill
I don’t know the time frame exactly, but it’s clear they’re all going to want to start spending money again.
I understand why the Tories will be gunning for Alastair Campbell because they fear his campaigning skills.
The loyalty rate isn’t that high. I could have a big hit, then put out the next single, and they say, Oh yeah, who are you? Prove it again.
Gradually I became aware of details: a company of French soldiers was marching through the streets of the town. They broke formation, and went in single file along the communication trench leading to the front line. Another group followed them.
But the time has come for journalists to acknowledge that a zone of privacy does exist.
Virtue cannot separate itself from reality without becoming a principle of evil.
Love is of that excellent nature, that it is esteemed by the best of men, and accepted from the meanest persons; what then is the affection of a Father!
Borrowing is not much better than begging; just as lending with interest is not much better than stealing.
A fox is a wolf who sends flowers.
The foundation for film acting is stage acting.
If you know how rich you are, you are not rich. But me, I am not aware of the extent of my wealth. That’s how rich we are.
I liked the way they treated the first, second, and third place finishers equally. It was an amazing year. I only entered two song contests this year; I won one and placed second in the other. And I entered each of them a day or two before the deadline.
Having a baby is one of the most wonderful things in your life, as well as the hardest thing in your life.
So you think that money is the root of all evil. Have you ever asked what is the root of all money?
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
Education, whatever else it should or should not be, must be an inoculation against the poisons of life and an adequate equipment in knowledge and skill for meeting the chances of life.
Whatever the medium, there is the difficulty, challenge, fascination and often productive clumsiness of learning a new method: the wonderful puzzles and problems of translating with new materials.
The success of this album is very much in question. Who knows where it’s going to go? My being a Spice Girl is no guarantee of anything, although I hope it’ll benefit the sales.
Abortion is inherently different from other medical procedures because no other procedure involves the purposeful termination of a potential life.
Simply put, drilling in ANWR would be expensive, environmentally devastating, and would do very little to fix our energy crisis or to bring down the price of oil and gasoline.
True strength is delicate.
Louise Berliawsky Nevelson
Out of the simple consonants of the alphabet and our eleven vowels and diphthongs all possible syllables of a certain sort were constructed, a vowel sound being placed between two consonants.
Every ballet, whether or not successful artistically or with the public, has given me something important.
There is no man, however wise, who has not at some period of his youth said things, or lived in a way the consciousness of which is so unpleasant to him in later life that he would gladly, if he could, expunge it from his memory.
Sometimes, political campaigns make decent people act and talk like perfect buffoons.
If you don’t know about it, you can’t get it.
I don’t think I think when I play. I have a photographic memory for chords, and when I’m playing, the right chords appear in my mind like photographs long before I get to them.
I love Caribbean food. It’s a great melting pot of so many cultures including the Native Americans.
The accent of a man’s native country remains in his mind and his heart, as it does in his speech.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld