Top Quotes About Anything
If you make any money, the government shoves you in the creek once a year with it in your pockets, and all that don’t get wet you can keep.
I guess there are very few actors that I’ve worked with that I would like to work with again. You never think you’ll have that chance and, if we didn’t do Italian Job together, there wouldn’t be another one that could be right.
It is a great evil, as well as a misfortune, to be unable to utter a prompt and decided ‘no’.
Neglect of appearance becomes men.
Caesar’s wife must be above suspicion.
We have a world that is searching for answers, that is searching for a way back to spirituality.
Oh, love is real enough; you will find it someday, but it has one archenemy – and that is life.
How do you know love is gone? If you said that you would be there at seven and you get there by nine, and he or she has not called the police yet – it’s gone.
It’s easy to see the faults in people I know; it’s hardest to see the good. Especially when the good isn’t there.
Having cakes as a business certainly changes things for me – I don’t now sit at home doing a cake for the fun of it anymore. But it’s an extremely happy and pleasureable business to run because people are generally buying cakes for celebrations.
People that have had genuine abduction experiences that I’ve met that seem very genuine to me, but they’re just confused about why it happened. I’ve met a lot of people like which I regard as being very genuine… but there’s a lot of crazy people out there.
It’s very hard to write humor.
I have always been principally interested in men for sex. I’ve always thought any sane woman would be a lover of women because loving men is such a mess. I have always wished I’d fall in love with a woman. Damn.
In the state of Wisconsin it’s mandated that teachers in the social sciences and hard sciences have to start giving environmental education by the first grade, through high school.
Has feminism made us all more conscious? I think it has. Feminist critiques of anthropological masculine bias have been quite important, and they have increased my sensitivity to that kind of issue.
Jackass: The Movie is great. I think it’s in the tradition of physical comedy, which I’m really interested in. Its relationship to gravity, and how gravity acts on the body.
I loved the late Gilda Radner. I love Carol Burnett and Lily Tomlin.
I never deviated from my grim determination to someday have all the money I needed and wanted.
Countries are either mothers or fathers, and engender the emotional bristle secretly reserved for either sire.
We’re not saying that you don’t need coal, but when you do mine the coal there are responsibilities to it. It may cost a little more, but it is the right thing to do.
Look, isn’t there any way you can just stamp me as not crazy and let me get outta here.
As critical acclaim and response has built up, every interview I give is a chance to puncture the myth I’ve created about my work and refine it.
What we can do for another is the test of powers; what we can suffer is the test of love.
Brooke Foss Westcott
The world was not created once and for all time for each of us individually. There are added to it in the course of our life things of which we have never had any suspicion.
Politics, in a sense, has always been a con game.
Theories pass. The frog remains.
We are now in the Me Decade – seeing the upward roll of the third great religious wave in American history.
It takes someone with a vision of the possibilities to attain new levels of experience. Someone with the courage to live his dreams.
Everyone has an opinion, and the guy screaming for censorship may be the next guy to have his ideas cut off.
The art of statesmanship is to foresee the inevitable and to expedite its occurrence.
Charles Maurice de Talleyrand
At first, I only laughed at myself. Then I noticed that life itself is amusing. I’ve been in a generally good mood ever since.
Marilyn vos Savant
With Frat House, at times I needed to make music that would reflect what these fraternity brothers might actually listen to, but still keep it within the realm of a score; it still had to lead the viewer through the scene, or just help create the mood.
All leaders share something in common. They feel they are the only ones who can do the job.
Julie Nixon Eisenhower
I think I must have a super-fast metabolism.
Me shooting 40% at the foul line is just God’s way to say nobody’s perfect.
It’s the sense of what family is at the dinner table. It was the joy of knowing mother was in the kitchen making our favorite dish. I wish more people would do this and recall the joy of life.
We used to really feel like the band was our family.
Matter of fact, the style that people use today, I invented in a way.
Certain kinds of speed, flow, intensity, density of attacks, density of interaction… Music that concentrates on those qualities is, I think, easier achieved by free improvisation between people sharing a common attitude, a common language.
It is not women’s liberation, it is women’s and men’s liberation.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg
It’s wonderful to me that bees have this simple, age-old thing going on.
For years I have been mourning and not for my dead, it is for this boy for whatever corner in my heart died when his childhood slid out of my arms.
I love to make fun of fashion because it is just so silly.
What is sauce for the goose is sauce for the gander.
Marcus Terentius Varro
There’s always something to suggest that you’ll never be who you wanted to be. Your choice is to take it or keep on moving.
Let the fear of danger be a spur to prevent it; he that fears not, gives advantage to the danger.
The monarchy is a labor intensive industry.
Be moderate in everything, including moderation.
The record was only released in the UK, and then when the idea for the remixed album came about, which was an idea that I’ve had for the longest time, I said this would be great song to remix as well, and so we did it.
I wouldn’t mind the rat race – if the rats would lose once in a while.
The Committee’s review of a series of intelligence shortcomings, to include intelligence prior to 9/11 and the pre-war intelligence on Iraq, clearly reveal how vital a diverse intelligence workforce is to our national security.