Top Quotes About Anything
It may be true that the law cannot make a man love me, but it can keep him from lynching me, and I think that’s pretty important.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Love is a given, hatred is acquired.
My wife’s jealousy is getting ridiculous. The other day she looked at my calendar and wanted to know who May was.
All of a sudden, those few pages of script that he had shown me with the weird images I could visualize all of that in my brain, and I knew that there was this mad little genius at work here and I really wanted to do the film.
The only compensation, gained through the influence of nongovernmental organizations, consisted in slightly broadening for private individuals the possibility of access and appeal to the agencies enforcing the Covenant concerned with civil and political rights.
If freedom’s best friends cannot unify around a realistic, actionable program of fundamental change, one that attracts and persuades a broad majority of our fellow citizens, big change will not come.
Anytime you do something Latino, yeah, I love the color, the spice.
I always stressed that I didn’t have coaching experience, but that I did have a deadline: June 9.
I don’t think my spirituality has affected my character. I feel like my character is much more cynical about his beliefs, and I think I have to kind of drop what I believe in order to play him.
The longer you live and the more you learn, the more clearly you will feel the difference between the few men who are truly great and the mere virtuosi.
A good scare is worth more to a man than good advice.
Edward W. Howe
There’s got to be a little bit of reality show fatigue happening.
Christianity has not been tried and found wanting; it has been found difficult and not tried.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
When I was 7 years old, I put on shows for everyone at my grandpa’s funeral. I was always the little entertainer.
What passes for real debate in Washington often seems more like an echo chamber, with politicians talking at politicians.
I saw a boy of the crew purchasing javelins of them with bits of platters and broken glass.
I grew up with the mindset that when you get home from work, you go to dinner and watch a movie. I don’t want to be going to a club and taking off my panties.
That the sea is one of the most beautiful and magnificent sights in Nature, all admit.
Tim sends me a fairly ambitious workup in notebook form noting the passages we’re going to cover and the chronology of the biblical events, and his commentaries on those things he’s read and written.
Jerry B. Jenkins
I have no plans for a future Jemima Shore mystery, but would write one tomorrow if a good idea came to me.
Tim Burton is underrated. I loved Big Fish, loved that movie, think it’s the best movie of the year, hands down. Really impressed with that.
Women and birds are able to see without turning their heads, and that is indeed a necessary provision for they are both surrounded by enemies.
I would rather sit on a pumpkin and have it all to myself, than be crowded on a velvet cushion.
Henry David Thoreau
Three months. I was playing the organ for three months. It was a challenge for me in the beginning.
I’ve got so much to do, I don’t have time to sit down and be sad.
This is for all of you out there tonight, reaching for a dream – don’t ever give up! Never ever listen to anyone, when they try to discourage you, because they do that, believe me!
Family, nature and health all go together.
Personally, I feel that in my own work I wanted to look programmed or impersonal but I don’t really believe I am being impersonal when I do it. And I don’t think you could do this.
Although Salinger had long since cut me out of his life completely and made it plain that he had nothing but contempt for me, the thought of becoming the object of his wrath was more than I felt ready to take on.
Nature also forges man, now a gold man, now a silver man, now a fig man, now a bean man.
I think the things I wanted answered have been answered by people in the know that we can’t talk about, so I’m perfectly happy with how Chewie came to be where he is and what is going on in Episode III.
If you cut off your arm instead of going ‘spurt, spurt, spurt’ wouldn’t it, like, go nuts? Or would it go with the beat of your heart?
The worst kind of lying I’ve ever done is keeping things from people.
A live concert to me is exciting because of all the electricity that is generated in the crowd and on stage. It’s my favorite part of the business, live concerts.
What fun it would be to be poor, as long as one was excessively poor! Anything in excess is most exhilarating.
I don’t set trends. I just find out what they are and exploit them.
I didn’t know my mother had it. I think a lot of women don’t know their mothers had it; that’s the sad thing about depression. You know, you don’t function anymore. You shut down. You feel like you are in a void.
Ideas move rapidly when their time comes.
If you don’t trust the pilot, don’t go.
Take your work seriously, but never yourself.
Birth and death; we all move between these two unknowns.
Bryant H. McGill
When I think of some of my earlier work, it really seems a fortunate coincidence that I succeeded.
A modern revolutionary group heads for the television station.
Nothing is permanent in this wicked world – not even our troubles.
Altho that is so, Ireland has always denied and Ireland still denies that the Union was binding upon her either legally or morally. And here on this historic occasion we have assembled to renew our protest and to place it upon record.
John Edward Redmond
My grandmother passed at 104. She sang and wrote songs until she passed.
Trust him not with your secrets, who, when left alone in your room, turns over your papers.
Johann Kaspar Lavater
People don’t remember. Revenge is sweet.
When something really extreme happens, you have to find a way to embrace that and include it in how you think about the character. Sometimes it’s not easy.
David Ogden Stiers
What has been happening the last four years in City Hall is that they have been closing recreation centers, closing libraries. We have not looked after our children in City Hall.
Poverty and lack of knowledge must be challenged.