Top Quotes About Anything
If you don’t know how to hold a board, you’re going to look phony. That’s was the biggest pressure for me was to have that respect and to look up to that.
There are plenty of ruined buildings in the world but no ruined stones.
On-screen relationships are the best because you don’t have to worry about saying the wrong things. And if the guy’s got a girlfriend, or I’m not attracted to him, it’s even better. It’s just my character kissing his character.
The condition of the wounded touched my heart deeply.
Christiaan Rudolf de Wet
The atom bomb is a paper tiger which the United States reactionaries use to scare people. It looks terrible, but in fact it isn’t.
Mao Tse Tung
There are also just as many, if not more, women who are anxious to hold down the status quo.
His father watched him across the gulf of years and pathos which always must divide a father from his son.
John Phillips Marquand
In specific circumstances the period of aging decline can set in earlier in a particular organ than in the organism as a whole which, in a certain general or theoretical sense, is left a cripple or invalid.
The Church’s note must be a supernatural note which distinguishes incarnation from immanence, redemption from evolution, the Kingdom of God from mere spiritual process.
We wanted to take as much time and effort making the video as we did the song.
My own experience has been that the tools I need for my trade are paper, tobacco, food, and a little whisky.
The only freedom which deserves the name is that of pursuing our own good, in our own way, so long as we do not attempt to deprive others of theirs, or impede their efforts to obtain it.
John Stuart Mill
In twenty years you’ll look back at photos of yourself and recall in a way you can’t grasp now how much possibility lay before you and how fabulous you really looked.
I didn’t think Comfort and Joy was going to be a box-office smash.
So that ideas of sort of relaxed symmetry have been something for years that I have been concerned with because I think that symmetry is a neutral shape as opposed to a form of design.
We think if the economy remains weak that we could see mortgage rates trail down and we think that we could see rates below seven percent into early next year.
I have been in America only once since Mr. Clinton became your president – as a speaker at the United Nations.
If you don’t pay attention and if your imagination isn’t pretty much engaged, you’re going to miss things and you’re going to miss opportunities for it to be as compelling and as creepy as it can be.
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.
If the Earth could be made to rotate twice as fast, managers would get twice as much done. If the Earth could be made to rotate twenty times as fast, everyone else would get twice as much done since all the managers would fly off.
Norman Ralph Augustine
The punctuation of anniversaries is terrible, like the closing of doors, one after another between you and what you want to hold on to.
Anne Morrow Lindbergh
I had glow in the dark bands made up and I’ve given away a ton of them.
I considered the years in Hollywood nothing but an interim. What I always wanted was to be was a musical comedy star.
I came in here and a fella asked me to have a drink. I said I don’t drink. Then another fella said hear you and Joe DiMaggio aren’t speaking and I said I’ll take that drink.
I didn’t really feel 100 percent comfortable until we started working on the 2004 election.
I definitely do things on my terms, it may not seem that way but I actually do.
Self-sacrifice which denies common sense is not a virtue. It’s a spiritual dissipation.
I also helped write the five-page statement of principles that Civic Forum issued in late November. That was the first public expression of what the new government wanted to do.
Coal is absolutely critical to our nation’s economic health and global competitiveness.
Man’s role is uncertain, undefined, and perhaps unnecessary.
All good fortune is a gift of the gods, and you don’t win the favor of the ancient gods by being good, but by being bold.
Not just Christians and Jews, but also Muslims, Buddhists, Hindus and the followers of many other religions believe in values like peace, respect, tolerance and dignity. These are values that bring people together and enable us to build responsible and solid communities.
Lost causes are the only ones worth fighting for.
When I am seriously composing, sometimes a phrase will come into my head, a catch phrase. When I was writing pop songs for a few years, as a career, separate from my folksinging career, I used to write songs for pop singers.
The world of knowledge takes a crazy turn when teachers themselves are taught to learn.
Get me well so I can get on television and tell people to stop smoking.
Nat King Cole
I hope that China will continue with space exploration. It would be logical to have international co-operation. I hope that it will come about and that I can be involved in it.
Physical beauty is such a strange thing.
I’m a sexually liberated woman that earned that liberation. I am very proud of the fact that I feel comfortable in certain forums discussing sex.
I do not wish women to have power over men; but over themselves.
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
I think it’s a tremendous opportunity, particularly given the complexion of the overall voter structure in California. It’s very hard for a Republican to get elected.
Today is a great day, not only of healing and reconciliation, but also coming together. I’m so glad the whole Little Rock Nine was alive and here to see this.
As an individual I was known as the DJ or the mixer.
CGI is done after the film is done. It’s through the computer. Most of the film is not computer-generated special effects. Most of it is that creature that is in the room with you.
I never go outside unless I look like Joan Crawford the movie star. If you want to see the girl next door, go next door.
I will always listen to my coaches. But first I listen to my body. If what they tell me suits my body, great. If my body doesn’t feel good with what they say, then always my body comes first.
Mystical explanations are thought to be deep; the truth is that they are not even shallow.
It was regarded as a responsibility of the BBC to provide programs which have a broad spectrum of interest, and if there was a hole in that spectrum, then the BBC would fill it.
Among seniors, Social Security is the sole source of income for 26 percent of nonmarried women.
Love is easy, and I love writing. You can’t resist love. You get an idea, someone says something, and you’re in love.
No one can live under degradation.