Top Quotes About Anything
Law students have taken over Hollywood. To them it’s all about making money. They know people want to see what they’ve seen before. Also, remakes are places to showcase the new stars of tomorrow.
I remember when we were in the World Cup in Australia and I had to win the singles against Tony Payne, best of seven legs, to win it. I was 2-0 down but ended up beating him 4-2.
Cricket needs brightening up a bit. My solution is to let the players drink at the beginning of the game, not after. It always works in our picnic matches.
I was always fascinated, even as a child, by antiques and ancient times. I always felt I should have been born in the 17th or 18th century. They really had a big stone castle with authentic furniture.
Isn’t one of your first exercises in learning how to communicate to write a description of how to tie your shoelaces? The point being that it’s basically impossible to use text to show that.
The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated.
I’m Owen Hart and I have my own identity and my own style.
I often say that in making dances I can make a world where I think things are done morally, done democratically, done honestly.
Optimism is the foundation of courage.
Nicholas M. Butler
The person who doesn’t scatter the morning dew will not comb gray hairs.
Hunter S. Thompson
I feel angry that I can’t be hypnotized. I’m not putting it down, and I’m not saying that it doesn’t exist. I have talked to a great many people who are very good at it, but so far nobody has ever been able to hypnotize me.
Rough Riders took 13 weeks to shoot, plus a week of training. The same guy trained us trained the cast in Platoon. Except, instead of radios, we used bugles to signal.
At a pool party, with everybody around, a guy and I had sex in the pool, but nobody knew it.
I think repeating yourself is a sign of old age, telling the same joke again and again. Especially if they’re jokes that don’t make people laugh.
I owe much to mother. She had an expert’s understanding, but also approached art emotionally.
I’m all over the place.
From the first time I saw Sid Caesar be funny I knew that’s what I had to do.
In a sense I portray myself in a very androgynous way, and I love androgyny.
But now sustainability is such a political category that it’s getting more and more difficult to think about it in a serious way. Sustainability has become an ornament.
Had I been more responsible I might have made something of myself as a junk bond trader, long-haul trucker or perhaps a plumbing contractor.
Seemed like everything I tried to do in broadcasting and as a player before that turned out successfully. I was succeeding. I got to the top of the heap in every facet of broadcasting.
Luther was guilty of two great crimes – he struck the Pope in his crown, and the monks in their belly.
I want to be famous everywhere.
Sports teaches you character, it teaches you to play by the rules, it teaches you to know what it feels like to win and lose-it teaches you about life.
Billie Jean King
My mother is looking forward to it even more than me! I’ll be showing her the bright lights of New York.
I didn’t break into comics to write fairytales or crime comics.
White… is not a mere absence of colour; it is a shining and affirmative thing, as fierce as red, as definite as black… God paints in many colours; but He never paints so gorgeously, I had almost said so gaudily, as when He paints in white.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
It’s the role of the artist to pursue content.
This airline is grateful for his extensive contributions and we will miss his friendship and support. We extend our deepest sympathies to the Casey family on its personal loss.
Nothing can substitute for just plain hard work. I had to put in the time to get back. And it was a grind. It meant training and sweating every day. But I was completely committed to working out to prove to myself that I still could do it.
Johnny once described our relationship by saying we were as close as two people could be without being married.
If you really want to kill yourself, you get a gun and blow your head off.
My career should adapt to me. Fame is like a VIP pass wherever you want to go.
I’m sure some cynical people would point to that as the main reason for doing it for a lot of people.
No matter what side of an argument you’re on, you always find some people on your side that wish you were on the other side.
Nevertheless, there is another threat on the horizon. I see this threat in environmentalism which is becoming a new dominant ideology, if not a religion. Its main weapon is raising the alarm and predicting the human life endangering climate change based on man-made global warming.
I have done so much for hip-hop and ’til this day, I haven’t received any awards or any recognition for it.
An instructor once told me that when there’s resistence in your body, it’s only because of the resistence in your mind. It’s about getting inside the pose. Being the breath.
If you look at the publishers I’ve worked with, generally, they’re a great bunch. Creation is unlike any other publishing house you can think of. The people I’ve worked with have integrity and intelligence and, almost always, less money than ideas.
Conquered people tend to be witty.
If you look upon the rule in Titus it is a rule to me. If you convince me that it is no rule I shall yield.
One declaims endlessly against the passions; one imputes all of man’s suffering to them. One forgets that they are also the source of all his pleasures.
The only thing that matters is that we stand firm.
So it’s like starting over again, but I look forward to the challenge.
Our brains are seventy-year clocks. The Angel of Life winds them up once for all, then closes the case, and gives the key into the hand of the Angel of the Resurrection.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
I’m not comfortable singing in front of people yet. That’s going to take another 100 performances.
The newspaper is the natural enemy of the book, as the whore is of the decent woman.
Edmond de Goncourt
Because A Walk To Remember had come out and it had made money and I got a lot of congratulations at that time as it happens out there.
If the world were a logical place, men would ride side-saddle.
Rita Mae Brown
The jet stream is a very strong force and pushing a balloon into it is like pushing up against a brick wall, but once we got into it, we found that, remarkably, the balloon went whatever speed the wind went.
Nothing you wear is more important than your smile.