Top Quotes About Anything
If our soldiers are not overburdened with money, it is not because they have a distaste for riches; if their lives are not unduly long, it is not because they are disinclined to longevity.
Success comes from knowing that you did your best to become the best that you are capable of becoming.
I like to keep my private stuff pretty vague.
Thomas Haden Church
I believe that people who don’t achieve anything in life are isolated and resent those that are successful.
When I said I was going to audition for a film, I got a hearty laugh from all my family.
It’s been President Clinton’s dream that we’ll have finally a fully integrated Europe.
I enjoy the work, I enjoy every minute of my professional life.
Whiskey is by far the most popular of all remedies that won’t cure a cold.
Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
You have to wonder at times what you’re doing out there. Over the years, I’ve given myself a thousand reasons to keep running, but it always comes back to where it started. It comes down to self-satisfaction and a sense of achievement.
You learn, right, a lot of people’s problems – why they get upset, why they get down, why they turn to drink – is because they can’t say one word and it’s N-O, no.
It’s a woman’s book but I think the men will read it too.
Good will, like a good name, is got by many actions, and lost by one.
Find the good. It’s all around you. Find it, showcase it and you’ll start believing in it.
The first and by far the most likely pattern is a return to agrarian existence.
This funding from the National Endowment for the Arts has been like the Good Housekeeping seal of approval.
Nothing puzzles me more than the time and space; and yet nothing troubles me less.
I’m doing comedy development at National Lampoon.
It’s wonderful to be part of a family that cares so much about others.
In fact my son subscribes to Pro Bull Rider magazine.
The cynicism that you have is not your real soul.
It’s a miracle to be an actor and to know that you have a job to go to a year from now is a rare thing, so I think peace of mind and financial stability come with that. Hopefully I’m a little wiser and have a little more perspective in my life than I did then.
So, when you divide the world into music lovers, music fans and then those people who are just very casual about their music, it’s wallpaper to them, it’s elevator music, it’s just the thing that’s playing in the background that helps them through their day.
Treat your friends as you do your pictures, and place them in their best light.
Jennie Jerome Churchill
I went to see every angler on the bank to see how they were doing, to try to give them a few tips or whatever. But yeah, we had a lot of fun. It was definitely a good time and we’re definitely going to do it again next year.
It is my fondest wish that the gift of song that God has given me will flow from my soul to yours and help ease any burden that might weigh upon you.
The few who do are the envy of the many who only watch.
It’s a combination of melody and lyrics, not one without the other. It’s a confluence of these different elements that makes something powerful.
This is the year you really put the stake in the ground.
There has been a strong tradition in this country that it is not the function of the military to educate the public on political issues.
J. William Fulbright
Before you start some work, always ask yourself three questions – Why am I doing it, What the results might be and Will I be successful. Only when you think deeply and find satisfactory answers to these questions, go ahead.
What happened to Haiti is a threat that could happen anywhere in the Caribbean to these island nations, you know, because of global warming, because of climate change and all this.
The Native American side was tragic. It’s just unbelievable what has happened to them.
As somebody who’s been writing about this subject for getting on twenty years now, it’s astonishing how the climate has changed in the last five years.
I challenged things that needed to be challenged at Purdue.
Art is a marriage of the conscious and the unconscious.
I was 25 and the most popular celebrity in the world, with the possible exception of my friend Mary Pickford.
A man’s got to do what a man’s got to do. A woman must do what he can’t.
I’m a competitive person.
Jack Nicholson is a textbook actor who’s very intuitive. He is absolutely brilliant at going as far as you can go, always pushing to the edge, but still making it seem real.
A lot of male actors are method actors and they become the characters which they both were.
Of course education becomes very very important and that’s for our human resource development.
Abdullah Ahmad Badawi
Sometimes one likes foolish people for their folly, better than wise people for their wisdom.
I still find trusting people quite hard. I’ve got a couple of mates that I do let in, but that’s it. It’s something I’ve got to sort out – I cut people off.
We became convinced that, regardless of Stalin’s awful brutality and his reign of terror, he was a great war leader. Without Stalin, they never would have held.
W. Averell Harriman
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
I guess the two Manifesto, Communicating Vessels, Mad Love, and some of his poetry made a significant mark on me but as far as bringing a literary element into the music I see it as a much broader assimilation.
He has willed – He wills incessantly – that the modifications of the mind and those of the body shall be reciprocal. This is the conjunction and the natural dependence of the two parts of which we are constituted.
I started in high school and then I went onto professional training after that.
Much as I cared for Joseph Kennedy, he was a classic example of that person in the arts with lots of brains and drive but little taste or talent.
A bad review is even less important than whether it is raining in Patagonia.