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.
Antimatter is not a source of energy for us, it’s a method of storing energy, compact but inefficient.
We were reminded first-hand of the work that still needs to be done in Iraq on the security front when insurgents fired five rounds into the base while we were still meeting with the nurses.
America fell in love with the innocence of a kid who just was honest, saying, I did the best I could, and I had no formal training.
President Barack Obama has it right – there is a lot to change about Washington. The problem is, not much will get changed unless we confront the runaway filibuster in the U.S. Senate.
I’m aware that most people who meet me for the first time think of me in a certain way because of who my father is. That just comes with the territory. But that’s been that way ever since I was a little kid as long as I can remember. I grew up that way.
Nothing except the mint can make money without advertising.
Thomas B. Macaulay
Many people who did not die right away came down with nausea, headache, diarrhea, malaise, and fever, which lasted several days. Doctors could not be certain whether some of these symptoms were the result of radiation or nervous shock.
If your advertising goes unnoticed, everything else is academic.
But I’m not as bad as Al Pacino – he doesn’t even know what month it is half the time when he’s working.
I don’t know why I run so fast. I just run.
Man is everywhere still in chains.
When I came to New York and I opened the window of the thirty-fifth-floor apartment, there’s light pollution and fog, and I couldn’t see my star. So I drew it on my wrist with a pen, but it kept washing away. Then I went to a tattoo parlor on Second Avenue and had it done.
I feel very fortunate that I played for the four organizations I did.
I never give in to the temptation to be difficult just for the sake of being difficult. That would be too ridiculous.
Telling people they look relaxed makes them look relaxed.
Scandal begins when the police put a stop to it.
The lead car is unique, except for the one behind it which is identical.
If people are going to be cooking the books, you’re in trouble.
There are things God does for me daily, and it throws me into brain lock, because I know in my heart I don’t deserve that kind of grace. I don’t deserve that break.
My job at Stanford is rather different from the ones I had held previously in that my own ambitions must take a back seat to the well-being of the students with whom I work.
Robert B. Laughlin
My mother used to go out on her own, and I used to have to keep a look out for my stepfather coming home.
The addiction to sports, therefore, in a peculiar degree marks an arrested development in man’s moral nature.
As we learn from the New Testament, the Jews and the Samaritans in the days of Jesus were not agreed on the question which was the proper place of worship, but that there could be only one was taken to be as certain as the unity of God Himself.
Well, in features, and in writing especially, it’s often the style of the writer comes in.
With us, it’s a very specific audience. If you like steak, this is it for you.
Virtue itself scapes not calumnious strokes.
Girls had never been important. I’d had a girlfriend or two and had liked them a lot but it wasn’t love, because my first love was tennis.
In the midst of these hard times it is our good health and good sleep that are enjoyable.
Religion, like water, may be free, but when they pipe it to you, you’ve got to help pay for piping. And the Piper!
Abigail Van Buren
With Maurice suddenly going, I realised… I think I’ve matured. I don’t take things lightly any more.
For a manager to be perceived as a positive manager, they need a four to one positive to negative contact ratio.
I don’t know why you are treating me like this. The only thing I have done is carry a pistol into a movie.
Lee Harvey Oswald
Music is pretty much the lifestyle, not the music itself. The lifestyle really pulled me off the street. Made me want to do something organized and positive.
There is a quality even meaner than outright ugliness or disorder, and this meaner quality is the dishonest mask of pretended order, achieved by ignoring or suppressing the real order that is struggling to exist and to be served.
I guess you could say I’ve been writing all my life.
I don’t believe your soul mate has to share your politics.
I had done my first picture and I didn’t have anything to do for awhile. I was asked to come back to New York and do Bus Stop in the role of the cowboy opposite Kim Stanley.
Dating is just awkward moments and one person wants more than the other. It’s just that constant strangeness. I think it’s a very real thing.
There’s sometimes a weird benefit to having an alcoholic, violent father. He really motivated me in that I never wanted to be anything like him.
I try to do something the audience might not have seen before. Like if I’m gonna kiss a girl I wanna kiss her like a girl has never been kissed. Like maybe I would kick her legs out from under her and catch her right before she hits the ground and then kiss her.
No, I’m happy doing this. Five sweaters and a pair of dirty pants, you can make pretty good money.
Every man has a wild beast within him.
Frederick The Great
There are certain people who have become better artists, but they’re brilliant at marketing. I think someone who’s been phenomenal like that is Madonna.
It is not a disgrace to fail. Failing is one of the greatest arts in the world.
We as a people, as a state, and as a community, have too much promise, too much potential, and too much at stake to go any other way than forward. We are too strong in our hearts, too innovative in our minds, and too firm in our beliefs to retreat from our goals.
Don’t let yesterday use up too much of today.
It’s true that it’s a solitary occupation, but you would be surprised at how much companionship a group of imaginary characters can offer once you get to know them.
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
The older the layers, the more each of them is uniform over a great extent; the newer the layers, the more they are limited and subject to variation within small distances.
Responsibility walks hand in hand with capacity and power.
J. G. Holland