Top Quotes About Anything
It’s just six of one and half-a-dozen of the other.
Two golden hours somewhere between sunrise and sunset. Both are set with 60 diamond minutes. No reward is offered. They are gone forever.
I’m proud of our court. It knocks back a lot of the propaganda the Communists put out about the way America treats her Negroes.
Nat King Cole
To regard the imagination as metaphysics is to think of it as part of life, and to think of it as part of life is to realize the extent of artifice. We live in the mind.
Hallow the body as a temple to comeliness and sanctify the heart as a sacrifice to love; love recompenses the adorers.
Eternity is in love with the productions of time.
I’m fairly in tune with what’s private with my husband and with me.
The eyes have one language everywhere.
I think we’ve done that. But it’s not something you really notice, ’cause I’ve always thought the people here have always done their best, and they continue to do their best. They just might do it a little bit differently.
But a multitude of people, even the two hundred million of the Chinese empire, cannot subsist without civil government.
Praise the bridge that carried you over.
I have very talented people dress me and put my makeup on, stuff like that. But I do love that look, and I think it’s maybe because I grew up on that old glamour.
When you make a film you usually make a film about an idea.
To show the world what long experience gains, requires not courage, though it calls for pains; but at life’s outset to inform mankind is a bold effort of a valiant mind.
It is a cliche these days to observe that the United States now possesses a global empire – different from Britain’s and Rome’s but an empire nonetheless.
Robert D. Kaplan
Good and bad – this is the story of my life.
Marriage isn’t a carnival ride.
I always thought that there was going to be life after baseball, and so I designed that in my life I would have other interests after baseball that I would be able to step into. And I didn’t realize the grip that baseball had on me and on my family.
Study carefully the law of cause and effect.
It doesn’t take me long to write songs.
Ben E. King
Trade a player a year too early rather than a year too late.
And, not only in Budapest. I worked very closely with a very powerful government organization, which shall remain unidentified, to develop the mass marketed version of the Cube.
So I went to George and told him I had the opportunity to become the figurehead of a government safety campaign, and he agreed to give me the week off and reschedule shooting!
I just don’t want anyone messing around with my pure smoking pleasure.
It could be argued that, in Thailand, many foreigners have come and gone, and the number of people who are considered to be Thai have traveled abroad in a great number.
I’m from the Bob Wills and the Little Richard school of music. Bob Wills did what the hell he thought, Little Richard did what he thought, and those were my big influences.
You have to get along with people, but you also have to recognize that the strength of a team is different people with different perspectives and different personalities.
I firmly believe that respect is a lot more important, and a lot greater, than popularity.
Chiapas is probably the main concern I have right now for the planet.
Edward James Olmos
In my model, important interference phenomena arise when individual strata come into contact. These chaotic fluctuations are, I suppose, what my music is really ‘about.’
I love Ruth Brown, not just her singing, but Ruth Brown has more girl power than anyone, because she fought hard against people who ripped her off and then helped other artists through the Rhythm and Blues Foundation.
A conservative is a man who is too cowardly to fight and too fat to run.
You know, the men go to tea houses with the expectation that they will have a nice quiet evening and not read about it the next morning in the newspaper.
Entertaining these opinions of the course to be pursued, I beg of gentlemen to look at the question, as I have done, in a calm review of facts and of principles.
Wind is a floating wave of air, whose undulation continually varies.
Marcus V. Pollio
We love even when our love is not requited.
Intelligence is the wife, imagination is the mistress, memory is the servant.
I’m a study of a man in chaos in search of frenzy.
The natural progress of things is for liberty to yield and government to gain ground.
The jazz chord substitutions in a country song… that was another thing that bent people’s ears. I guess that my favorites are the unique ones. It’s not how fast you play. It’s that unique blending of different stuff I’m most proud of.
I’m a fast writer.
In comedy, you have to be unafraid to hang from the tree branch naked in the high wind and you have to be absolutely unafraid to look ridiculous and silly.
With me being form the South, I wanted to make this album like a G Unit.
Jesus got me through the slums without getting murdered. I just walked with him as though he were really there and not a spirit just floating around.
The myths that are created about the South, about the way we grew up, about black people, are wrong.
Even in comedies, you’ve got to feel safe for things to just happen in a way that is natural and free, and recognizable as human.
The ballot is stronger than the bullet.
By religion, then, I understand a propitiation or conciliation of powers superior to man which are believed to direct and control the course of nature and of human life.
James G. Frazer
Failure comes only when we forget our ideals and objectives and principles.
Disgrace does not consist in the punishment, but in the crime.
We’ve had cloning in the South for years. It’s called cousins.