Top Quotes About Anything
If you don’t live a normal life, how do you relate to people?
Whenever a fellow tells me he’s bipartisan, I know he’s going to vote against me.
Harry S. Truman
I want you to know that, despite what you might read at times in the newspapers or see on the television news, we have actually been getting a lot of things done the last several months, the U.S.-Canada relationship.
I’m in five guilds; that’s a lot of dues to pay. So I have to keep on working.
Human beings are interested in two things. They are interested in the reality and interested in telling about it.
Anyone who acquires more than the usual amount of knowledge concerning a subject is bound to leave it as his contribution to the knowledge of the world.
Liberty Hyde Bailey
A good lather is half the shave.
The conflict in Darfur could escalate to where we’re seeing 100,000 victims per month.
Nicholas D. Kristof
It’s a bit embarrassing watching myself, but I couldn’t get someone else to play me, that would’ve been stupid.
A person who can bring the spirit of laughter into a room is indeed blessed.
Once you became associated with a children’s show, you’re finished.
I’m still at the end of my rope because I find myself not handling things well when I travel.
Freedom is a lonely battle, but if the United States doesn’t lead it – sometimes imperfectly, but mostly with honor – who will?
In 1971 I returned to the University of Chicago as Professor of Physics.
I mean, Joel talks to the actors more than I do and I probably do production stuff a little more than he does.
It is a curious thing… that every creed promises a paradise which will be absolutely uninhabitable for anyone of civilized taste.
All men can see these tactics whereby I conquer, but what none can see is the strategy out of which victory is evolved.
It is possible that mankind is on the threshold of a golden age; but, if so, it will be necessary first to slay the dragon that guards the door, and this dragon is religion.
There is a bright spot or two for the Spaniards. French toast has become freedom toast on the Air Force One breakfast menu, but the Spanish omelet is still a Spanish omelet.
When I see someone who is starved, they don’t look alert. They don’t have boundless energy. If you’re too skinny, it looks like you’re near death.
Failure sometimes enlarges the spirit. You have to fall back upon humanity and God.
Charles Horton Cooley
In those days secrets were well kept.
I had never passed a single school exam, and clearly never would.
We shall win only by working together.
Yes, romance has found it’s way into my heart in the past.
You know what the critics are. If you tell the truth they only say you’re cynical and it does an author no good to get a reputation for cynicism.
W. Somerset Maugham
People love chopping wood. In this activity one immediately sees results.
You have indeed done much since the new century began to give shape and substance to the growing, the insistent desire that war may be banished from the earth.
Terror is only justice: prompt, severe and inflexible; it is then an emanation of virtue; it is less a distinct principle than a natural consequence of the general principle of democracy, applied to the most pressing wants of the country.
Trust is the lubrication that makes it possible for organizations to work.
Warren G. Bennis
We found on our journey, as well as in the place where we stopped, that they treated us with as much confidence and good-will as if they had known us all their lives.
I had started losing weight. I mean he didn’t know anything about the journey that I was on at that point obviously but from my highest weight of just over 300 pounds I lost about 45 pounds.
We must look after our own before lining the pockets of overseas countries and investors.
When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.
Baseball is a public trust. Players turn over, owners turn over and certain commissioners turn over. But baseball goes on.
The older you get the stronger the wind gets and it’s always in your face.
I take time to watch anime. I don’t know whether I’m allowed to, but I do it anyway.
This is not bad, but the pace of globalisation has surpassed the capacity of the system to adjust to new realities of a more interdependent and integrated world.
I like good stories above all else… and kickin’ art really goes the final stretch to ensure a comic is good.
I was a nerd academically. But I was also an athlete and a musician. I never wanted to be shut out of any situation. I think it was that more than anything.
The British Government and the Irish Government have accepted very clearly the Mitchell Report.
I grew up in a time when it would never have occurred to anyone to tell me there was anything I couldn’t do.
One man’s opportunism is another man’s statesmanship.
Take the crocodile, for example, my favorite animal. There are 23 species. Seventeen of those species are rare or endangered. They’re on the way out, no matter what anyone does or says, you know.
When Garcia died, and I decided not to play, I came out here.
Mystery creates wonder and wonder is the basis of man’s desire to understand.
I can do a really high-pitched cartoon voice. Everybody always say they like that.
The minuses of celebrity include having to live with security and the knowledge that you may be stalked.
Self-will in the man who does not reckon wisely is by itself the weakest of all things.
Since the day he came into office, President Bush has worked to gut more than 34 years of hard work by weakening many of our Nation’s standing environmental laws, some of which were signed into law by his father.
Hatred is not contained in political thinking. Any hatred worked up against the public enemy is non-political, and always shows some weakness in the internal political situation.
Francis Parker Yockey