Top Quotes About Anything
It’s a good thing that columnists don’t make homosexuality their last taboo anymore. But I wish the columnists themselves would come out too.
I like the stories with the historical themes.
Nurses serve their patients in the most important capacities. We know that they serve as our first lines of communication when something goes wrong or when we are concerned about health.
The politics of judges is getting to be red hot.
A terrible animal, indeed, is an unbridled woman.
John Lothrop Motley
Evil is always possible. Goodness is a difficulty.
Those whose suffering is due to love are, as we say of certain invalids, their own physicians.
If you have a kid who goes to kindergarten and doesn’t know what a circle is, doesn’t know what red and green are, and doesn’t know what right and left are, by the time he learns those things, the rest of the class is far ahead of him.
C. Everett Koop
I love teaching.
If people concentrated on the really important things in life, there’d be a shortage of fishing poles.
And that’s very important, too, ’cause a lot of people just assume everyone’s a Democrat, or everyone’s a Republican or whatever, and they’re not. And that’s a really important thing to adhere to.
I am 55 years old now. It takes three years to write one book. I don’t know how many books I will be able to write before I die. It is like a countdown. So with each book I am praying – please let me live until I am finished.
Our main goal is to serve people as quickly as possible. You need to have towers where people need coverage.
But groundless hope, like unconditional love, is the only kind worth having.
John Perry Barlow
You’ve got to sing like you don’t need the money.
I’ve never know any trouble than an hour’s reading didn’t assuage.
Technology is not neutral.
That is where consensus-building begins-with the idea that you have your own truth, but that the negotiator on the other side of the table has his own truth as well.
Thank God, it is over, that I have seen it and am able to tell it to the world.
The Holocaust was the most evil crime ever committed.
How does the Meadow flower its bloom unfold? Because the lovely little flower is free down to its root, and in that freedom bold.
If ants are such busy workers, how come they find time to go to all the picnics?
I’d love to fly, especially with the gas prices right now.
I am tired of angry feminists. I like my women happy, gregarious… and bathed.
The only work I’ve done the last two years is interviews. I’m very good at it.
Sometimes, as a comedian, a line will come to you, that is so beautiful, so perfect, that you think: I did not create this line. This line belongs to all of us. Surely this is a line of God.
People are smarter than you might think.
I’ve always been a big fan of Bill Paxton, and I met him at the American Pie premiere.
I like America, and I think probably the American people like me.
I was 20 years old and felt I had a lot to offer, even to myself.
I got good notice from that show, and on the last day of filming Townies, Twentieth Century Fox called wanting to meet with me about a development deal.
Spry is not a look, spry is behavior.
A kiss on the hand may be quite continental, But Diamonds are a girl’s best friend.
A monoculture is not only Hollywood, but Americans trying to export democracy.
Only lies and evil come from letting people off.
On a level plain, simple mounds look like hills; and the insipid flatness of our present bourgeoisie is to be measured by the altitude of its great intellects.
We’re competing against other great cities: Madrid, Rio de Janeiro, and Tokyo. That’s why it’s important that we all join together on the final path to Copenhagen. Having the support of President Obama is key.
Richard M. Daley
I knew Jimmy Dean. He tested for ‘Battle Cry’. Paul Newman tested for ‘Battle Cry’. I did nine tests to finally get that role.
Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.
We want to assert the very principle that truth is absolute, truth is supreme, truth is never disposable in national political life.
All pain is either severe or slight, if slight, it is easily endured; if severe, it will without doubt be brief.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
I think government has a major role to play in helping us with the pursuit of happiness.
We have played a critical role in meeting the new safety standards. The Canadian space industry contributed new tools that make the inspection of the space shuttle possible.
Architect. One who drafts a plan of your house, and plans a draft of your money.
The critical period in matrimony is breakfast-time.
Alan Patrick Herbert
Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn’t know you left open.
I grew up in a military family, and there’s something about that military-style uniform, all cleaned up, a brutal control effort the military necessarily breeds.
You are born modern, you do not become so.
Human life is as evanescent as the morning dew or a flash of lightning.
Nothing is really media driven or committee driven, so you can actually just produce something.
Shakespeare, Dickens, Mark Twain, and so many others were my dearest friends and greatest teachers.