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.
What constitutes a real, live human being is more of a mystery than ever these days, and men each one of whom is a valuable, unique experiment on the part of nature are shot down wholesale.
I’m a video game fan. I played them before I became an actress.
I am just so happy and thrilled and I am so glad Mr. Hefner chose me.
Anna Nicole Smith
My actual intake of different substances was far below what people thought it was, no matter how weird or outrageous they think I am.
I am so clever that sometimes I don’t understand a single word of what I am saying.
Let no man imagine that he has no influence. Whoever he may be, and wherever he may be placed, the man who thinks becomes a light and a power.
When a thing’s done, it’s done, and if it’s not done right, do it differently next time.
I try to avoid looking forward or backward, and try to keep looking upward.
What is success? It is a toy balloon among children armed with pins.
I’m not bored; I’m not a guy who has nothing to do.
The royal road to a man’s heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most.
Many of the Europeans who want Israel to go away don’t even know why they do. Nearly a third of those interviewed concede they have no idea what the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is all about. It’s enough to know that Israelis are Jews.
I think sport in general affects what people see in movies. I always try to explain to people in Hollywood that we have to make movies more like sport because, in sport, everything can happen and it’s so much better than movies in some ways.
There are few, very few, that will own themselves in a mistake.
I was motivated to be different in part because I was different.
Think like a wise man but communicate in the language of the people.
William Butler Yeats
I think there’s a tremendous split between people who’ve been through a war and people who haven’t.
And it’s absolutely true that male sexual behaviour and female responses to male demands change a lot when they start communicating – and the levels of the communication that I’ve seen on the ground in very, very poor areas are so high and I think why don’t we have that here?
So the bandwidth issue is definitely a big concern of ours.
Happiness is being on the beam with life – to feel the pull of life.
I don’t know, I think people who meet me just get pretty much what I am.
There may be writing groups where people meet but it’s occasional. You really do it all at your own computer or your own typewriter by yourself.
I don’t play a lot of fancy guitar. I don’t want to play it. The kind of guitar I want to play is mean, mean licks.
John Lee Hooker
The new century has brought on its own terrible dangers, which although not reaching the apocalyptic potential of the Cold War, still have the capacity to shake our world.
We do not praise others, ordinarily, but in order to be praised ourselves.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
I am very conscious of what I say and do when I go out because the media is quick to make that a story.
I think being mean to people in high school is healthy. It’s sort of like you’re in this situation with all these other kids and sometimes you need to get your aggression out. And if you’d had people be mean to you before, it really does build character.
Illness has always brought me nearer to a state of grace.
Of course there are times when I think, ‘I’d be better out of this.’
Our lab had always refrained from keeping our studies secret.
A bad neighbor is as great a calamity as a good one is a great advantage.
The only hero known to my childhood was Henry Clay.
Rebecca H. Davis
I’m 23 years old. I might just be my mother’s child, but in all reality, I’m everybody’s child. Nobody raised me; I was raised in this society.
I am here wrongfully convicted and wrongfully sentenced.
What we now have in Iraq is a defeat.
Indeed, for almost 10 years, Moscow had to carry on a war unsupportable by the government, a conflict that brought about the demoralization and finally the breakup of the Soviet empire.
Crabbed and obscure definitions are of no use beyond a narrow circle of students, of whom probably every one has a pet one of his own.
At the end of the day, we’re just trying to prevent each other from going mad.
The most powerful symptom of love is a tenderness which becomes at times almost insupportable.
What is going on in America is extreme. The youth cult, they worship youth so much it’s almost paranoid. And LA is the Mecca of it all; they’re taking it to the hilt.
Billie Joe Armstrong
Hollywood is where they shoot too many pictures and not enough actors.
I won’t say there aren’t any Harvard graduates who have never asserted a superior attitude. But they have done so to our great embarrassment and in no way represent the Harvard I know.
Poems in a way are spells against death. They are milestones, to see where you were then from where you are now. To perpetuate your feelings, to establish them. If you have in any way touched the central heart of mankind’s feelings, you’ll survive.
I didn’t even remember it because it kind of came up, and then a week later it said I broke up with him.
The biggest hurdle is figuring out who your friends are. Your real friends.
Really, in a way, I took over the male role.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
Boys are capital fellows in their own way, among their mates; but they are unwholesome companions for grown people.
I’m not sure I can explain the nature of Jack Kennedy’s charm, but he took life just as it came.
He who throws away a friend is as bad as he who throws away his life.