Top Quotes About Anything
If I love you, what business is it of yours?
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?
Sometimes when you stand face to face with someone, you cannot see his face.
More than anything else, I want the folks back at home to think right of me.
As freak legislation, the antitrust laws stand alone. Nobody knows what it is they forbid.
Our job is not to set things right but to see them right.
Well, all the plays that I was trying to write were plays that would grab an audience by the throat and not release them, rather than presenting an emotion which you could observe and walk away from.
I have pushed the boat out as far as I should in terms of taking on too many things. I’m getting older and I just could not take it any more. I am now monitoring myself very closely and I’m just trying not to get into that sort of state again.
Even if we don’t know it or aren’t aware of it, politics and philosophy are really what make our up lives.
The more English is heard in the world, the more gratifying it seems to speak French, and above all to know the culture of our country. They find a kind of French social grace in the language and culture.
Believe me when I say that Bill Clinton’s second term will be good for business. My business.
I don’t want to feel like I’m stuck doing one-stock performances.
If one synchronised swimmer drowns, do all the rest have to drown too?
I think that my past stands me in good stead in that it does have a certain strength for musicians.
Writers will happen in the best of families.
Rita Mae Brown
I don’t care about how many times somebody recognizes my face.
She looks like she combs her hair with an egg beater.
There are three classes of people: those who see, those who see when they are shown, those who do not see.
Leonardo da Vinci
If anything goes bad, I did it. If anything goes semi-good, we did it. If anything goes really good, then you did it. That’s all it takes to get people to win football games for you.
You can dress it up, but it comes down to the fact that a movie is only as good as its script.
True love comes quietly, without banners or flashing lights. If you hear bells, get your ears checked.
I remember fear and I remember the potential of nuclear war.
We didn’t have our online service developed. We had never shipped a console game before as a company. So we were developing a lot of new competencies as a company and assembling a new team.
Nothing to do but work, Nothing to eat but food, Nothing to wear out but clothes, To keep one from going nude.
Benjamin Franklin King
I want people to recognize Luther Allison when I play.
Well, you know it was so different from when you rehearsed. You’re out there with your guitar and trying to get a sound, but it doesn’t sound anything like what you expect!
I think these days an SF connection would be a boost to other books; I’m sure more people have read my two little detective puzzles because of the SF connection.
The lanes and streets of the city being set out, the choice of sites for the convenience and use of the state remains to be decided on; for sacred edifices, for the forum, and for other public buildings.
Marcus V. Pollio
A man must be willing to die for justice. Death is an inescapable reality and men die daily, but good deeds live forever.
You have to remember that coaching wasn’t sophisticated back then – you didn’t have the camps, clinics and all the technical advances that are available today – so from that standpoint, playing with a cast on my arm was a fortunate event in my life.
It is while you are patiently toiling at the little tasks of life that the meaning and shape of the great whole of life dawn on you.
I go to Prague every year if I can, value my relationships there like gold, and feel myself in a sense Czech, with all their hopes and needs. They are a people I not only love, but admire.
If you’re playing for the Kansas City Royals about all you can do is beat your head against the wall.
I am tolerably ignorant about Judaism, and much of what I do know about it seems hard to swallow, because it is so grounded in legalism, and adherence to rituals.
When you enter a room, you have to kiss his ring. I don’t mind, but he has it in his back pocket.
Sexy ain’t guys like Churchill and Lincoln.
Curiosity endows the people who have it with a generosity in argument and a serenity in their own mode of life which springs from their cheerful willingness to let life take the form it will.
A military road led from this point to Fort Leavenworth, and for many miles the farms and cabins of the Delawares were scattered at short intervals on either hand.
This is a free country. Folks have a right to send me letters, and I have a right not to read them.
CBS news anchor Dan Rather has interviewed Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein. When asked what it was like to talk to a crazy man, Saddam said, ‘It’s not so bad.’
As a general rule, I don’t plan to travel with my Oscars, but we may have to make an exception.
Believing: it means believing in our own lies. And I can say that I am grateful that I got this lesson very early.
The big thing is that you know what you want.
Everything I did that required effort, I opened my mouth. Even to catch a ball, I opened my mouth.
7th Heaven is quite a hit for them now, and they are hoping to appeal to a very similar audience with our show; skewed slightly older I guess, since it’s a 9:00 to 10:00 show.
I’m more comfortable with whatever’s wrong with me than my father was whenever he felt he failed or didn’t measure up to the standard he set.
All new states are invested, more or less, by a class of noisy, second-rate men who are always in favor of rash and extreme measures, but Texas was absolutely overrun by such men.
And what I learned in Church’s course. He trained us intensively in his new system, which he was just developing. Two papers were presented. I think the second paper wasn’t published until well after the course was finished.
Stephen Cole Kleene
My greatest fear is to be misunderstood.
People out there must be told about the self-loathing that follows rape and how it’s the greatest breakage in divine law to mutilate themselves, as I have done.
Prose is architecture, not interior decoration, and the Baroque is over.