Top Quotes About Anything
It seems we are capable of immense love and loyalty, and as capable of deceit and atrocity. It’s probably this shocking ambivalence that makes us unique.
They tend to be pretty abstract ones then, like doing what will have the best consequences; obviously you wouldn’t specify what consequences are best, they may be different in some circumstances, so at a lower, more specific level, you may well get differences.
To believe in love, to be ready to give up anything for it, to be willing to risk your life for it, is the ultimate tragedy.
You can’t really tell what the audience wants but you can tell what will keep everybodies attention in the same place.
In movies, I have had the opportunity of working with some of the people that I respect very much.
Don’t bunt. Aim out of the ball park. Aim for the company of immortals.
For me, my role is about unleashing what people already have inside them that is maybe suppressed in most work environments.
I never had any childhood, for the word means sunshine and freedom from care. I had a starved and pinched little childhood, as far as love and merriment go.
That’s what I miss out of all this synthesized music – it starts to lose dynamics.
News events cannot be controlled, nor can newscasts be mapped out like entertainment shows.
You don’t have to know anything about music to understand what I write. Mine are simple melodies.
Repetition makes reputation and reputation makes customers.
A steady patriot of the world alone, The friend of every country but his own.
To me death is not a fearful thing. It’s living that’s cursed.
Passion for fame: A passion which is the instinct of all great souls.
This exploded in me almost more music than I could consume.
However much you knock at nature’s door, she will never answer you in comprehensible words.
Hold me in your arms, lava lamp! Let me seek magma comfort and peace in the warmth of your kryptonite embrace.
I’ve analyzed the best I can… and I have not found an impeachable offense, and therefore resignation is not an acceptable course.
Richard M. Nixon
Yeah, I do like scary movies, especially the ones that don’t take themselves too seriously.
I love my DSL, but I love my WiFi more. And I probably get on the Internet 40 percent to 50 percent more because of the combination of those technologies.
Michael K. Powell
I believe we’re all in denial about the people we love.
Exceptions are not always the proof of the old rule; they can also be the harbinger of a new one.
Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
The innocent and the beautiful have no enemy but time.
William Butler Yeats
Film is a very, very powerful medium. It can either confirm the idea that things are wonderful the way they are, or it can reinforce the conception that things can be changed.
Among the children of God, it was they who were most able to rightly divide the word of truth.
John Nelson Darby
Reduce the complexity of life by eliminating the needless wants of life, and the labors of life reduce themselves.
Edwin Way Teale
I’ve had my moments of insanity. But there is a certain responsibility to set proper examples for your children, and that influences your choices in every aspect of your life.
I always wanted to tell stories and act.
Jupiter from on high smiles at the perjuries of lovers.
We will make our products work out of the box.
Every journalist has a novel in him, which is an excellent place for it.
The social arrangements that produce responsibility are arrangements that create coercion, of some sort.
The Berlin Wall wasn’t the only barrier to fall after the collapse of the Soviet Union and the end of the Cold War. Traditional barriers to the flow of money, trade, people and ideas also fell.
But I can’t take responsibility for criminal conduct of somebody inside the company.
I peaked early. I was told I’d missed my boat.
Moon Unit Zappa
We spend so much time together, because that’s how we like it. I never used to go on girl’s nights out, even at school. And Paul has never liked going out for a night with the boys, either.
Sometime I wish the aliens would abduct me and crown me as their leader.
Remember, the burden of sorrow is doubled when it is borne alone.
For me, writing is a love-hate relationship.
All laws are an attempt to domesticate the natural ferocity of the species.
John W. Gardner
To have what we want is riches; but to be able to do without is power.
It took me a few years to realize that throwing harder wasn’t always better.
You just listen to the ball and bat come together. They make an awful noise.
If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up people to collect wood and don’t assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
I’m not sure it’s the stimulus money that will necessarily allow the economy to recover. It will help to fortify our budgets, frankly, to ensure that there isn’t as much backsliding in the areas of education and healthcare, for example.
Jon Huntsman, Jr.
If you nurture your mind, body, and spirit, your time will expand. You will gain a new perspective that will allow you to accomplish much more.
I had a really good feeling about that match. You know, they are good friends, and Chris had to feel really relaxed because of being out there with Tiger.
It was less a literary thing than a linguistic, philosophical preoccupation… discovering how far you can go with language to create immediate, elementary experience.
I believe though I do not comprehend, and I hold by faith what I cannot grasp with the mind.
Once you see someone lose it, you can never look at them the same way again.