Top Quotes About Anything
It’s easier in some ways being on the life raft and the other guy’s in the boat and you can row alongside and be supportive. In some ways, that’s an easier role.
Our natures are a lot like oil, mix us with anything else, and we strive to swim on top.
When the prison doors are opened, the real dragon will fly out.
Ho Chi Minh
You know, every year has been fantastic for me, I’m still here, I’m still alive and it’s been fantastic.
If you tell people where to go, but not how to get there, you’ll be amazed at the results.
George S. Patton
Our all-volunteer force continues to prove itself with a great level of professionalism, personal commitment and a technical competence that is quite remarkable.
The creation of Physics is the shared heritage of all mankind. East and West, North and South have equally participated in it.
You just have to stoke that furnace throughout the day.
It’s like kill or be killed, that’s my thing basically.
A pure democracy is a society consisting of a small number of citizens, who assemble and administer the government in person.
My father was a lawyer and to my best knowledge nobody in my family before had interest in science.
George Andrew Olah
I did Polyester, and I don’t regret one minute of it. It was wonderful.
Is he alone who has courage on his right hand and faith on his left hand?
I lay in my dressing room after being in make-up waiting to go on. They knew I was feeling pretty rotten and they tried to give me time to rest. But I couldn’t sleep. I couldn’t do anything.
We do do such a variety, especially if you consider all five records.
If ordinary people complain that I speak too much of myself, I complain that they do not even think of themselves.
Michel de Montaigne
I like songs and film because you can turn your life into a sort of myth or dream.
Pets have more love and compassion in them than most humans.
One of the lies that we tell ourselves is that we’re making progress; but Huey’s chair’s empty.
H. Rap Brown
I’m always trying to do the impossible to please people. It comes from not being secure in myself and not looking at the things within I have to fix. Sometimes you keep going because you don’t want to face the truth.
Well, don’t tell Steve Niles but I just don’t think horror works in comics.
It is because the administration is hostile to silver; and thus it is surrendering this country to the Shylocks of the Old World who have made war upon it.
Richard Parks Bland
Film then does not promote socialist revolution in any consistent way.
No, I tell you what I like is having the play close after a decent run and looking back on it and saying, yes, I did that, and wasn’t it wonderful? Because while you’re doing it, it is really tough. It is so hard.
Mary Tyler Moore
What is a historian, anyway? It is someone who uses facts to record the development of humanity.
Everybody wants you to do good things, but in a small town you pretty much graduate and get married. Mostly you marry, have children and go to their football games.
Catholic schools in our Nation’s education have been paramount in teaching the values that we as parents seek to instill in our children.
To generalize on women is dangerous. To specialize on them is infinitely worse.
Every knee will bend before me, and every tongue shall give glory to God.
It will make a weak man mighty. it will make a mighty man fall. It will fill your heart and hands or leave you with nothing at all. It’s the eyes for the blind and legs for the lame. It is the love for hate and pride for shame. That’s the power of the gospel.
In my books, women often solve the problem. Even if the woman is not the hero, she’s a strong character. She does change the plot. She’ll often rescue the male character from some situation.
This Congress has promised all manner of border security and port security to the tune of billions of dollars… yet we have – to date – funded our promises for port security at only $900 million. That’s quite a distance between what we say and what we actually do.
The fact that the same symbolic programming primitives work for those as work for math kinds of things, I think, really validates the idea of symbolic programming being something pretty general.
I love to sing. I’m a soprano.
Whatever deceives men seems to produce a magical enchantment.
Responsibility for learning belongs to the student, regardless of age.
The fine print in the President’s Social Security proposal is that all present and future workers under age 55 will have their promised retirement benefits cut.
The great composer does not set to work because he is inspired, but becomes inspired because he is working.
If you look at the data, the inner city that was the riot zone lost 55,000 jobs in the ten years from 1992 to 2002, instead of gaining a surplus of 50,000.
One of the ways I think I gain fodder for characters is by watching people.
The three years following the release of See The Light were a whirlwind.
I try to use the Australian idiom to its maximum advantage.
One must look for one thing only, to find many.
Email is the greatest thing.
Germany is very free-trade oriented.
Modesty is my best quality.
You kind of invite a little spooky, creepy vibe into your whole experience of making a movie.
I think Bush has a very selfish, arrogant point of view. I think he is interested in power, I think he believes his truth is the only truth, and that he will do what he wants to do despite the people.
Al Gore may think Medicare is at a crossroads, but his plan puts it on a highway to bankruptcy.
I mean, the problem is, I think I’m a great writer.
Actually, when I was in elementary school, I saw a saxophone. A band came to my school, and I saw this guy get up and play this solo. And I said, ‘Oh man, what is that! That must be fantastic!’