Top Quotes About Anything
Love always ends differently and it always begins differently – especially with me.
Everyone is a son or daughter of god.
And I have to work so hard at talking positively to myself. If I don’t, it’s just real hard to get through the day, and I’ll get really down, and just want to cry. My whole body language changes. I get more slumped over.
When I look back at the 1980s I pinch myself. Did I really do all that?
As far as I know, the guys at Pixar are opposed to a Monsters, Inc. sequel.
The military don’t start wars. Politicians start wars.
I was the little white kid who rocked the turntables.
I keep attacking the villains, the know-nothings, the people who want to take our freedoms away.
My big focus is China and OPEC and all of these countries that are just absolutely destroying the United States.
To have the opportunity to lead the Solicitor General’s office is the honor of a lifetime. As you know, this is an office with a long and rich tradition, not only of extraordinary legal skill but also of extraordinary professionalism and integrity. That is due, in large measure, to the people who have led it.
Everybody has a right to be defended, and every lawyer has a duty to defend people accused. And my office is to defend him, to discuss the accusation point by point, as I think this is a normal step in a democracy.
If you tailor your news viewing so that you only get one point of view, well of course you’re going to think somebody else has got a different point of view, and it may be wrong.
I’ve never predicted anything. All I have ever said is, that we will do the very best we can.
If ignorance paid dividends, most Americans could make a fortune out of what they don’t know about economics.
Luther H. Hodges
You’ve got the brain-washed, that’s the Democrats, and the brain-dead, that’s the Republicans!
Forget goals. Value the process.
One of the reasons for going back into the past is that it’s almost the only place that there’s any drama.
The game of golf would lose a great deal if croquet mallets and billiard cues were allowed on the putting green.
Enclave life becomes very tense, Even when they do elect a leader, the factions remain, with the threat of splitting off.
So, you pick this stuff here and this stuff there and then you see things in certain ways and you start visualizing and thank God I get the chance to do this. It’s really the greatest thing in the whole wide world.
I hate Shakespeare. I think Shakespeare’s rubbish.
I’ve encountered a lot of people who sound like critics but very few who have substantive criticisms. There is a lot of skepticism, but it seems to be more a matter of inertia than it is of people having some real reason for thinking something else.
K. Eric Drexler
How you define yourself is a major issue for young people and adults alike.
At 13, I realized that I could fix anything electronic. It was amazing, I could just do it. I started a business repairing radios. It grew to be one of the largest in Philadelphia.
I believe that all poetry is formal in that it exists within limits, limits that are either inherited by tradition or limits that language itself imposes.
Mystery is a resource, like coal or gold, and its preservation is a fine thing.
To be interested in the changing seasons is a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
The language fictional characters use is chosen for effect, at least if the author is concentrating.
John M. Ford
I very seldom worry about other systems. I concentrate pretty fully on just making Linux the best I can.
Fans are really important for me. And if they take pains to write me, it’s the minimum that I answer myself.
I know every note in every song, the whole history of it, even parts that were there and are gone.
You should be having more fun in high school, exploring things because you want to explore them and learning because you love learning-not worrying about competition.
Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside them was superior to circumstance.
I think it all comes back to being very selfish as an artist. I mean, I really do just write and record what interests me and I do approach the stage shows in much the same way.
Possibly, I should have been a jazz singer from the beginning.
I study to learn, to be an educated person.
Two days later I got a call that they wanted to try out the character for seven episodes. Eleven years and 22 Emmys later, Cliff was still sitting at that bar.
What pity is it That we can die, but once to serve our country.
Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
If we intensify our efforts we can have a cloned baby within a year or two, but I don’t know whether we can intensify our efforts to that extent. We’re not really under pressure to deliver a cloned baby to this world. What we are under pressure to do is to deliver a cloned baby that is a healthy one.
How could a New Yorker possibly take something called the Hollywood String Quartet seriously?
Evil always turns up in this world through some genius or other.
You don’t get on your feet if you don’t have to, you know. And these people were on their feet rockin’, and that was thrilling for David and I, absolutely.
What I loathe is the multi-national conglomerates who must take responsibility for the degradation and pollution of so much of our landscape with their factory farming and greed.
You do something annual every year, don’t you?
The reason the pro tells you to keep your head down is so you can’t see him laughing.
We have limits to what we can do. At some point there has to be an informed personal choice.
Lead from the front.
All of us have moments in our childhood where we come alive for the first time. And we go back to those moments and think, This is when I became myself.
First, you do a piece of material that begins and ends and has a flow; it’s not chopped up as in a film, where in an extreme case you might be doing the last scene of the script the first day that you go to work, and you don’t know enough about the character you’re playing.
I think God destined that I play. I think it’s all in the books already.