Top Quotes About Anything
It is so pleasant to come across people more stupid than ourselves. We love them at once for being so.
Jerome K. Jerome
There can be no security where there is fear.
There are a lot of people using technology that are playing to a click with backing vocals already stuck in there on some computerized thing that runs along in time to the show so they have these amazing vocals that are only partly the guys on stage producing them at the time.
All things do help the unhappy man to fall.
Do you know that my very first experience as a composer was a ‘Concerto for Accordion?’
Music is supposed to wash away the dust of everyday life.
Mind you, the Elizabethans had so many words for the female genitals that it is quite hard to speak a sentence of modern English without inadvertently mentioning at least three of them.
Presidential candidates don’t chew gum.
Theodore C. Sorensen
None of my neighbors believe in what I say. They refuse to wear the rings. They will never accept my invention until the day they die. That’s what I call the real antichrists.
Death the last voyage, the longest, and the best.
Indifference and neglect often do much more damage than outright dislike.
J. K. Rowling
It’s this simple law, which every writer knows, of taking two opposites and putting them in a room together. I love anything with Cartman and Butters at the same time, it’s great.
Confidence is at the root of so many attractive qualities, a sense of humor, a sense of style, a willingness to be who you are no matter what anyone else might think or say and it’s true, I do have a certain fondness for women that have dark hair.
I am bound to tell what I am told, but not in every case to believe it.
Initially, I had two thoughts. First, this is a very large conspiracy; and second, our children in Washington. We knew there were a few unidentified planes that may have been headed for the White House or the Capitol Building.
This syndrome, SARS, is now a worldwide health threat… The world needs to work together to find its cause, cure the sick and stop its spread.
Gro Harlem Brundtland
Let me show you how it’s done… Loser!
Guilt is a weird thing to me. I don’t have a lot of it.
I think it was more personal, but I certainly tried to adapt certain concepts of Surrealism.
The work is a calling. It demands that type of obsession.
Health is the core of human development.
Gro Harlem Brundtland
The decision violates both the letter and spirit of the law.
Philip E. Berger
The future, according to some scientists, will be exactly like the past, only far more expensive.
Doing a piece on film is completely different from doing it onstage.
Ford used to come to work in a big car with two Admiral’s flags, on each side of the car. His assistant would be there with his accordion, playing, Hail to the Chief.
I don’t go to the cinema much.
I love the fact that it’s not only about Star Trek, but about science fiction in general, and science.
I met John when I was 18 and I was in my first John Waters film when I was 19.
For the word is dialectical in itself and at the same time is integrated into the whole of existence. By this I mean that the word is intended to be lived.
I told my wife the truth. I told her I was seeing a psychiatrist. Then she told me the truth: that she was seeing a psychiatrist, two plumbers, and a bartender.
My grandmother made her home at Fox How under the shelter of the fells, with her four daughters, the youngest of whom was only eight when their father died.
Mary A. Ward
But I notice that there is a lack of darkness in my movies and I don’t know where that comes from.
Such, Polly, are your sex – part truth, part fiction; – Some thought, much whim and all a contradiction.
My answer to those who oppose my appointment as CEO is that this is really a decision of the YWCA. They want to strengthen their grassroots to advocate on behalf of women’s and children’s empowerment and ending racism.
There’s something so familial and intimate between a boxer and his trainer.
Smiles, tears, of all my life! – and, if God choose, I shall but love thee better after death.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
The world must be made safe for democracy. Its peace must be planted upon the tested foundations of political liberty.
He was imposing, even in his pensiveness.
George Barr McCutcheon
The things we hate about ourselves aren’t more real than things we like about ourselves.
The only animals that we test on are the two of us and our kids.
I spend 90 percent of my time saying no, and my accountant yells at me for it, but when I started in this business, I wanted my career to have legs.
It’s pronounced ‘Romaine,’ like the lettuce.
I have no ideas about what the paintings imply about the world. I don’t think that’s a painter’s business. He just paints paintings without a conscious reason.
Louisiana loses 30 miles a year off our coast. We lost 100 miles last year off our coast thanks to Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. We have lost a size of land equivalent to the entire state of Rhode Island.
I don’t know how I do it, I really don’t.
It was cool to do someone else’s movie. It was a lot of fun.
Rosemary was a little nervous about going onstage, but she went on with us. I saw her at a party, and a couple of months later they called me about doing the act.
Death is inevitable, but Life – that’s the tricky bit where things happen.
The good news was that Enterprise and the newly arrived Yorktown had attacked the Marshall and Gilbert islands. Those attacks had a great effect on morale.
Happiness is not a matter of intensity but of balance, order, rhythm and harmony.
Too many women throw themselves into romance because they’re afraid of being single, then start making compromises and losing their identity. I won’t do that.