Top Quotes About Anything
If I can raise more money for charities, or get more Canadian kids to play golf, the green jacket will mean even more.
The corporate grip on opinion in the United States is one of the wonders of the Western world. No First World country has ever managed to eliminate so entirely from its media all objectivity – much less dissent.
Some readers allow their prejudices to blind them. A good reader knows how to disregard inappropriate responses.
They’ve pursued their own agendas, and they’ve done what they’ve wanted to do and not pursued traditional careers in the music industry. They’ve followed their own instincts, and they are in many ways maverick performers.
You never quite know what’s going to strike your imagination, or something that won’t going to leave you alone, not going to leave alone, and this was one for me.
I was lucky enough to occasionally break out of that racist situation that prevails in the Hollywood film production community. But it was racist then and it will always be that way. It will never be otherwise.
J. J. Johnson
I couldn’t tell you what I am going to do next ’cause I have no idea, but I am open to anything.
It is the State which educates its citizens in civic virtue, gives them a consciousness of their mission and welds them into unity.
I swear to God, I don’t remember anything Gwyneth Paltrow was in. Some people get hot by association. I heard more about her and Brad Pitt and I ever heard about her work.
When Picasso painted in Paris, was he a Spanish or a French painter? It does not matter, he was Picasso, whatever the influences surrounding him. He simply chose Paris because it was the ideal place for him to sell his creation.
I always found the film world unpleasant. It’s all about the schedule, and never really flew for me.
Francis Ford Coppola
Among the letters my readers write me, there is a certain category which is continuously growing, and which I see as a symptom of the increasing intellectualization of the relationship between readers and literature.
I wanted to get to that aesthetic proposition that comes out of learning the human elements of a world, so that those notes and rhythms mean something to you besides just the academic way in which they fall in place.
And we… right from moment one, we were always kinda up against the wall a little bit when it came to the future of the show. There were always rumors.
I’ve worked hard all my life.
I have always wanted a solo career, deep in the darkest pit of myself, but I didn’t dare admit it to myself even. It took me a long time to confront my fears.
I would rather have played a character like Opie than Little Ricky.
The majority see the obstacles; the few see the objectives; history records the successes of the latter, while oblivion is the reward of the former.
Alfred A. Montapert
Over there, Kevin McHale, I feel like I’m talking to someone I know. It’s just a total different atmosphere.
A champion is someone who gets up when he can’t.
Is pride, the never-failing vice of fools.
It’s a very good feeling to be around a man who thinks women are juicy.
All publicity is good, except an obituary notice.
Give peace a chance.
No ashes are lighter than those of incense, and few things burn out sooner.
Walter Savage Landor
In this job, you’re going to make decisions. You’ll say things that some people are going to love them, some people are going to hate them. It’s just part of the job.
During the crusades all were religious mad, and now all are mad for want of it.
J. G. Stedman
Nearly all of our existing power sources are generators which use a heat cycle. This includes our coal, oil, and gas fired utilities, our automobiles, trucks, and trains, and even our nuclear fission utility power plants.
You faced front, you seldom smiled, since levity was not the mark you wanted put across your face forever.
Everything gets to me. I’m very sentimental.
If you do not understand a man you cannot crush him. And if you do understand him, very probably you will not.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Lord Chancellor, did I deliver the speech well? I am glad of that, for there was nothing in it.
I consider those actors who amaze me are somehow less attractive to me than those actors who move me.
Being with all those great bowlers was the greatest three days I ever had.
I see Canada as a country torn between a very northern, rather extraordinary, mystical spirit which it fears and its desire to present itself to the world as a Scotch banker.
Our parents decided not to teach us Chinese. It was an era when they felt we would be better off if we didn’t have that complication.
Politics is gut; commercials are gut.
Human life is as evanescent as the morning dew or a flash of lightning.
And if you take the cameras out of the courtroom, then you hide, I think, a certain measure of truth from the public, and I think that’s very important for the American public to know.
Then there are the people who know me from the lectures. What I am really trying to do, what I need to accomplish at this time, is to fill in the gaps.
My first album is like a terrible John Hammond album, with drums.
I spend days with writers’ block. It is a problem.
I would be remiss if I left the impression that my life has been totally preoccupied with scholarly research.
Most of my books have been written in the form of fantasy.
I think men are allowed to be fat and bald and ugly and women aren’t. And it’s just not – there is no equality there.
It is far easier to make war than peace.
In their eyes as they pass is not hatred, not excitement, not despair, not the tonic of their victory – there is just the simple expression of being here as though they had been here doing this forever, and nothing else.
It is often necessary to know how to obey a woman in order sometimes to have the right to command her.
It takes a real storm in the average person’s life to make him realize how much worrying he has done over the squalls.
There is always one person on the set who has a lot of anxiety, an actor who is really intense and has to stay in character and holds himself away from the rest of us.
Actually the copies of characters is something I don’t particularly like to talk about in articles but just for your information, most characters there’s only one.