Top Quotes About Anything
It was a Greek tragedy. Nixon was fulfilling his own nature. Once it started it could not end otherwise.
Henry A. Kissinger
For me, socialism has always been about liberty and solidarity, but also about responsibility.
The music business looks like, you know, innocent schoolboys compared to the TV business. They care about nothing but profit.
I’m for everyone having the opportunity to accept a $150,000 bribe.
I have a very good life – I’m lucky enough not to be deprived.
My background with Cummings was rehearse, rehearse, rehearse, but Tuesday liked to walk in and do the scene. I must say that she was really wonderful. Aggravating, but wonderful.
Be master of your petty annoyances and conserve your energies for the big, worthwhile things. It isn’t the mountain ahead that wears you out – it’s the grain of sand in your shoe.
I shall miss all the people in it and the great fun we had doing it. I enjoyed playing the character very much. It was a very, very special character and a very special series. And the camaraderie of it all. I loved it.
The transponder requirements have three major sections, namely the chip; the antenna; and the assembly of the chip and the antenna onto the goods being labelled.
I see what you mean, but I do not think what you think.
Who knows, the mind has the key to all things besides.
Amos Bronson Alcott
When drawings of the main buildings I have designed in the last five years are juxtaposed, the fact that they all involve the pursuit of certain configurations is obvious to anyone.
I wasn’t ever good enough to be on the baseball team and that sort of stuff.
Learned helplessness is the giving-up reaction, the quitting response that follows from the belief that whatever you do doesn’t matter.
We pay homage to the people who came before, doing satires, like Mel Brooks; we’re just carrying the torch.
I have just begun a work in which an important part is given to a large chorus and with it I want to use several of your instruments – augmenting their range as in those I used for my Equatorial – especially in the high range.
Some people have said that I can ‘hear’ a hit song, meaning that I can tell the first time a song is played for me if it has potential. I have been able to hear some of the hits that way, but I can also ‘feel’ one.
How ridiculous I was as a Marionette! And how happy I am, now that I have become a real boy!
A laugh costs too much when bought at the expense of virtue.
Marcus Fabius Quintilian
Today a record producer is even more involved and is often the production’s sole musician, one person playing all the instruments one-by-one.
It is my firm belief that I have a link with the past and a responsibility to the future. I cannot give up. I cannot despair. There’s a whole future, generations to come. I have to keep trying.
Commend a fool for his wit, or a rogue for his honesty and he will receive you into his favor.
The walls, the bars, the guns and the guards can never encircle or hold down the idea of the people.
She did not admire him any more than she had. It was merely that she considered him the Lesser of two evils.
Edgar Rice Burroghs
Do not suffer any man to baptize or minister unto you, unless God has spoken unto him by the voice of his servants, and authorized him to minister in his name.
So that he seemed to depart not from life, but from one home to another.
The winner of the hoop race will be the first to realize her dream, not society’s dream, her own personal dream.
There are two levels of vampirism: one is the regular vampire, which is just like it has always been; and then there’s the super vampires, which are a new breed we’ve created.
Guillermo del Toro
The permanent temptation of life is to confuse dreams with reality. The permanent defeat of life comes when dreams are surrendered to reality.
James A. Michener
During the day I don’t wear much makeup.
I believe that children are our future. Teach them well and let them lead the way. Show them all the beauty they possess inside.
I thought I had too much money to be happy and normal. Thousand of pounds is just too much for a working person to handle all of a sudden, and I felt I didn’t deserve it.
The refusal to acknowledge the scientific value of embryonic stem cell research is one more tragic misstep.
I’m not a madman.
Simply put, I believe we should not seek the lowest common denominator when it comes to wilderness and saddle a wilderness designation with exceptions, exclusions, and exemptions.
What is merit? The opinion one man entertains of another.
Henry John Temple
If the American people really come to a settled belief that Bush lied us into war, his presidency will be over.
Nothing would be done at all if one waited until one could do it so well that no one could find fault with it.
John Henry Newman
When I throw a curve that hangs and it goes for a hit, I want to chew up my glove.
Things turn out best for the people who make the best out of the way things turn out.
Anybody that sings the blues is in a deep pit, yelling for help.
Put it before them briefly so they will read it, clearly so they will appreciate it, picturesquely so they will remember it and, above all, accurately so they will be guided by its light.
Nuclear deterrence doesn’t work outside of the Russian – U.S. context; Saddam Hussein showed that.
I was proud to call Dr Rupert a friend. He was always a wonderful source of support and kindness.
It is the nurse that the child first hears, and her words that he will first attempt to imitate.
You have to fight the green monster with your mind, not your fists.
This is not a sham, not a game. This is the real stuff.
If I have to, I can do anything. I am strong, I am invincible, I am Woman.
Never get a mime talking. He won’t stop.
The world cares very little about what a man or woman knows; it is what a man or woman is able to do that counts.
Memory is more indelible than ink.