Top Quotes About Anything
Long hair is considered bohemian, which may be why I grew it, but I keep it long because I love the way it feels, part cloak, part fan, part mane, part security blanket.
It’s not necessary to go far and wide. I mean, you can really find exciting and inspiring things within your hometown.
Put your heart, mind, intellect and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.
The right man is the one who seizes the moment.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Courage is never to let your actions be influenced by your fears.
I’ve been things and seen places.
The old interests of aristocracy – the romance of action, the exalted passions of chivalry and war – faded into the background, and their place was taken by the refined and intimate pursuits of peace and civilization.
Poverty is not a disgrace, but it’s terribly inconvenient.
Accept yourself as you are. Otherwise you will never see opportunity. You will not feel free to move toward it; you will feel you are not deserving.
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.
There are two things that Jack Bauer never does. Show mercy, and go to the bathroom.
Forget all the bars and schmoozing and everybody checking out everybody else. My ideal date would be to park in a dark place, check out the stars, and have a great conversation. When all else fails, you can just make out.
Women have a special corner of their hearts for sins they have never committed.
Cornelia Otis Skinner
I think PSP is going to be the most successful handheld entertainment device ever. What it will do in terms of the versatility, obviously you can download music to it, and you’ll be able to enjoy all your great tunes on it.
Nuclear energy is the scientific achievement of the Iranian nation.
Recently I’ve been collecting Star Wars figures again. When I was a kid I couldn’t afford them. Now I can so I’ve been buying them and keeping them in their box for a later date when they’ll be worth a lot of money.
I love men who know when to put their foot down and when not to.
The difference between winning and losing is always a mental one.
The aim of law is the maximum gratification of the nervous system of man.
We heard stories about fakery and decoys at revivals. I never personally saw any trickery.
Kathie Lee Gifford
I try to keep myself on an even keel by trying to be as critical of myself as I am of other people. I try to separate my performance from myself.
When complaints are freely heard, deeply considered and speedily reformed, then is the utmost bound of civil liberty attained that wise men look for.
One is loved because one is loved. No reason is needed for loving.
All tools have intrinsic politics and technology is the tool of now.
Einstein explained his theory to me every day, and on my arrival I was fully convinced that he understood it.
I don’t know why my pictures come out looking so good. I just don’t get it.
A favorite cast? Lisa Kudrow, Anthony Hopkins, Gene Hackman, Morgan Freeman, and my wife.
William H. Macy
Every weekend we’ve been trying to go out of town, to let people know about this album. I’ve been trying to host parties. It’s hard, because it’s a lot of work to do both.
I was a nothing kid. Not particularly good. Not particularly bad.
Joy comes, grief goes, we know not how.
James Russell Lowell
I knew quite well, when I gave the names of our agents in the Soviet Union, that I was exposing them to the full machinery of counterespionage and the law, and then prosecution and capital punishment.
My most intimate secrets? Well, if I told you those they wouldn’t be secrets now, would they? Seriously though I don’t have too many secrets. I’m a very open and honest person, sometimes too honest for my own good.
Trifles make up the happiness or the misery of human life.
Dancing with Kate Beckinsale made me very excited.
I know in my soul when something feels like a sell out and I think for me, I knew that if I did the Jane’s Addiction reunion thing, that I would feel like a sell out. That’s how it would feel to me.
When you hear buzz around the beehive, you know they’re making honey in there.
There is something in the pang of change More than the heart can bear, Unhappiness remembering happiness.
I wrap my heart in yours, placing divulged faith in the whole of your being, wistfully awaiting the trumpet you return.
You set up a story and it turns inside out and that is, for me, the most exciting sort of story to write. The viewer thinks it’s going to be about something and it does the opposite.
The health of a democratic society may be measured by the quality of functions performed by private citizens.
Alexis de Tocqueville
You must first spend some time getting your model to relax. Then you’ll get a natural expression.
Let’s not overlook, though, what we do know about the campaign finance scandal, and the fact the Chinese were involved in our presidential campaign and our congressional campaigns.
It’s better to have a rich soul than to be rich.
I live my life parallel with my work, and they are both equally important. I’m always amazed how much people talk about celebrity and fame. I don’t understand the attraction.
I’m not mean.
For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.
Learning to read music in Braille and play by ear helped me develop a damn good memory.
You may all go to Hell, and I will go to Texas.
Honor bespeaks worth. Confidence begets trust. Service brings satisfaction. Cooperation proves the quality of leadership.
James Cash Penney
I do one Xanth novel a year, because at the moment that is all that publishers will accept; they don’t want any other type of fiction from me, so Xanth pays my way.
No theory is good unless it permits, not rest, but the greatest work. No theory is good except on condition that one use it to go on beyond.