Top Quotes About Anything
If you want people to listen, you have to have a platform to speak from, and that is excellence in what you do.
Man is this plural and collective unity in which the unity of destination and the differences of destinies are to be understood through each other.
Primarily I’m a social commentator rather than someone who’s out to get the belly laugh.
I put the words down and push them a bit.
I started playing music at a pretty young age.
If you’re middle aged… where’re you going to go to meet someone? You’re not going to go to a bar, you’re not going to go to a night club; and there are the museums.
Why should we, however, in economics, have to plead ignorance of the sort of facts on which, in the case of a physical theory, a scientist would certainly be expected to give precise information?
Friedrich August von Hayek
Nice guys finish last, but we get to sleep in.
The other reason that I am here today, again from the State Department and from the court record of the court of appeals, is that when I am abroad I speak out against the injustices against the Negro people of this land.
If you can’t protect yourself with talk, you won’t be alive to protect yourself with guns.
Jump, and you will find out how to unfold your wings as you fall.
If you do jot feel equal to the headaches that psychiatry induces, you are in the wrong business. It is work – work the like of which I do not know.
Harry Stack Sullivan
I have a definite talent for convincing people to try something new. I am a good salesman. When I’m on form, I can sell anything.
Isn’t that the ultimate homeland security, standing up and defending marriage?
Compliments cost nothing, yet many pay dear for them.
Well, of course it was a very trying time for me, and fortunately I had a lot of people who were supportive. A lot of people who were writing and calling and saying they were praying for me. Some people sent me Scripture, and that helped.
The poor wish to be rich, the rich wish to be happy, the single wish to be married, and the married wish to be dead.
The reason people find it so hard to be happy is that they always see the past better than it was, the present worse than it is, and the future less resolved than it will be.
Those who speak ill of the spiritual life, although they come and go by day, are like the smith’s bellows: they take breath but are not alive.
The story is also about the battle between Arthur and the Saxons. The Saxons were destroying everything they came across and Arthur was left when Rome was falling because this movie takes place in 400 A.D.
I write songs. Then, I record them. And, later, maybe I perform them on stage. That’s what I do. That’s my job. Simple.
Love does not claim possession, but gives freedom.
The more varied the characters, the better, as far as I’m concerned.
Tom DeLay ought to go back to Houston where he can serve his jail sentence.
There is not one big cosmic meaning for all, there is only the meaning we each give to our life, an individual meaning, an individual plot, like an individual novel, a book for each person.
What woman wants a camera following around her naked butt?
Man has to awaken to wonder – and so perhaps do peoples. Science is a way of sending him to sleep again.
Language is conceived in sin and science is its redemption.
Willard Van Orman Quine
We enjoy the process far more than the proceeds.
Since most of the transmission is sexual transmission, you have a regional or local response to the virus.
To me, it’s all about opening all the doors and getting people to be not only prolific, but creative and having control of their music.
I believe we are going to move into a situation where the more effective conferences will be smaller, more specialized, more focused, with occasional large gatherings to get the attention of the larger world.
When we compile a petition, we often have members go to their representative’s or Senator’s offices and deliver it in person. This way they can experience a real connection with the staff.
I prefer Princess. I would love to be known as a diva later on in life when I’ve had far more experiences.
I soon became convinced… that all the theorizing would be empty brain exercise and therefore a waste of time unless one first ascertained what the population of the universe really consists of.
I was interested in both Western and Indian classical music.
Knowledge is the most democratic source of power.
I was in the Boy Scouts for about four years until my troop disbanded. It is really one of the best activities youths can get involved in and nearly every scout I have known has been a class act due to the discipline the Scouts have instilled in them.
I think American Idol is a great career launcher. A blessing for all of us.
We’re not like pop musicians who have to perform the same top ten tunes every night of a tour.
The fortified towns of the Hurons were all on the side exposed to Iroquois incursions.
There is a coherent plan in the universe, though I don’t know what it’s a plan for.
I think, head up and shoulders back. Not only does it make you look taller and thinner but it gives you confidence and boosts your self-esteem.
All they need to do is to set up some website somewhere selling some bogus product at twenty percent of the normal market prices and people are going to be tricked into providing their credit card numbers.
You’ve gotten words about those American and Iraqi deaths and mutilations, but precious few images.
Do you know most of the Jewish songs have the same trend of sadness as Negro spirituals?
My favorite book is always the one I’m working on at the moment.
Caroline B. Cooney
I love my lawyer. I have to say that of course!
It took me years to understand that words are often as important as experience, because words make experience last.
There’s stuff that everybody does that they don’t know they do.
Women were seldom given quality assignments or adequate air time.