Top Quotes About Anything
It may be said, let him take Money at Interest, and not buy at Time. But then Men must be found, that will lend; the Legislative must provide a Fund to borrow upon.
My judgement is not good when I am on a book tour. I am not thinking about it that much. What happens is I will go back home. I have a 4-year-old and a 1-year-old and a wife who is now taking care of them who is wondering where her husband is.
Words, yes, formulating things, creating something from your heart, it is something very necessary, yes.
It is more difficult to designate this form of conation on its practical side by a satisfactory name.
This is a crisis, but there is an opportunity to help revitalize and renew the Catholic community.
William P. Leahy
Without books I would not have become a vivacious reader, and if you are not a reader you are not a writer.
It’s not beauty but fine qualities, my girl, that keep a husband.
I wouldn’t trade the experiences I’ve had over the past 36 years for anything.
I made more money yesterday than I ever thought I’d make in an entire lifetime. But it’s like somebody’s going to take it all away from me and I’ll be back in Texas, installing them damned irrigation wells. I didn’t like that when I was sixteen. And I know I wouldn’t like it when I’m eighty.
We provide many options in many product areas that they seem to want to adopt, and that’s working well for us.
A light, tender, sensitive touch is worth a ton of brawn.
Dreams are like paper, they tear so easily.
The only thing we don’t do together is get in front of an actor and show any indecision at all about what we think. We don’t always agree, so we meet privately, then one or the other will approach the actor.
I noticed that this defense attorney is a very, very intelligent man, and he’s very cool and he’s very knowledgeable, and I think that personally I’d like to have an attorney like him.
Our idea is simply to play the songs and to emphasize our musicianship.
My father was a Presbyterian minister, working among the poor in West Virginia. He had taken what amounted to a vow of poverty when he accepted that call and so we never had much money.
James Green Somerville
After you’ve listened to it, you’ll feel like you know us a little bit better.
June Carter Cash
Our challenge in this regard will be to broaden the scope of our federal funds in terms of international diplomacy, development aid, and international assistance. Many Latinos in the United States look at Latin America and see trouble brewing.
But the key shift in focus will be from counter-insurgency operations to more and more cooperation with Iraqi security forces and to building Iraqi security capacity.
You know that’s history, that’s why some people say that my stuff is retro, but I don’t agree.
It is with children that we have the best chance of studying the development of logical knowledge, mathematical knowledge, physical knowledge, and so forth.
It became obvious in 1957 that I was endangering my health by carrying so much weight.
I’ve always been able to survive by writing, though.
I’m interested in villainy.
Hell, madam, is to love no longer.
I love John Waters. You see, I want to be the next Divine.
According to the scientific naturalist version of cosmic history, nature is a permanently closed system of material effects that can never be influenced by something from outside – like God, for example.
Phillip E. Johnson
Any plan of administration which contemplates a concentrating of responsibility is open to the dangers which follow the creation of a bureaucracy.
I’ll probably never put out another album because I’m a tough critic of my work, and I don’t think I could come up to those standards any more.
All that’s left now is purely poetic work, putting more life into individual places, as I’ve made so sure of the fundamental mood and dimension of expression that it won’t leave me groping around in uncertainty any more.
It’s going to be the year of the sharp elbow and the quick tongue.
George W. Bush
No matter how cynical you become, it’s never enough to keep up.
I am careful with my material and presentation.
I left Princeton, but I graduated Harvard, in 1952.
At a certain point, I just put the building and the art impulse together. I decided that building was a legitimate way to make sculpture.
You’ve got to learn your instrument. Then, you practice, practice, practice. And then, when you finally get up there on the bandstand, forget all that and just wail.
There are just hundreds of people that have inspired and influenced me in a number of different ways. First of all, you can’t forget your parents and all they’ve done to help you to get here.
Michael P. Anderson
It is not unprofessional to give free legal advice, but advertising that the first visit will be free is a bit like a fox telling chickens he will not bite them until they cross the threshold of the hen house.
Warren E. Burger
My dignity and good television – they’ll never meet.
My men’s-underwear print ads are very popular!
Teacher unions are an interest group that acts in defense of their own interests, which means the union bosses’ interests, not the members.
Sir, allusion has been made, in an early stage of this debate, to the history of the excitement which once pervaded a considerable part of the country, in reference to the transportation of the mails on the Lord’s day.
Friendship is one mind in two bodies.
The logic of the world is prior to all truth and falsehood.
We’ve got the children so we have to deal with each other because we have to deal with children’s problems, you know, and our own problems. But some days it’s fine, and then some days we just are at each other’s throat.
I’m totally grateful for the fans my family has and I have; they gave me a lot of support when I was in treatment. But it was just odd, you know? It’s stressful. Just the whole fact of being someone in the public eye.
Happy and fortunate indeed would this nation be, nay, completely blessed, if it had good prelates and pastors, and but one prince, and that prince a good one.
The appearance of a single great genius is more than equivalent to the birth of a hundred mediocrities.
We used to listen to all the marvelous operas on records. Music was a very important part of our lives.
I always felt I was living in two worlds. One was the Mexican world, because nearly everybody I knew, relatives and cousins and kids in the neighbourhood, were Mexican. Then school was a different world. It was ethnically mixed.
I am trapped in this body, and there is nothing I can do about it.