Top Quotes About Anything
Love and a cough cannot be hid.
I was drawn to things I thought were either sexy or aggressive – or both.
Whatever it takes to get the image to reach that level is what that photographer needs to do. And for me, I just have such a love of the tactile and sensuous quality of a black and white silver gelatin print.
We can learn from IBM’s successful history that you don’t have to have the best product to become number one. You don’t even have to have a good product.
Man only plays when in the full meaning of the word he is a man, and he is only completely a man when he plays.
Because of my Buddhist practice, I’m never lacking for inspiration.
Change is tough, people don’t like it, but it is necessary. Take two aspirins and call me in the morning.
A part of sexuality may go to research, and a much larger part must lead to aesthetic creation. The art of the future will, because of the very opportunities and materials it will have at its command, need an infinitely stronger formative impulse than it does now.
John Desmond Bernal
Death is a challenge. It tells us not to waste time… It tells us to tell each other right now that we love each other.
I’m glad I don’t have to explain to a man from Mars why each day I set fire to dozens of little pieces of paper, and then put them in my mouth.
The people currently in charge have forgotten the first principle of an open society, namely that we may be wrong and that there has to be free discussion. That it’s possible to be opposed to the policies without being unpatriotic.
My whole philosophy is to broadcast the way a fan would broadcast.
From a relatively early age I got interested in business.
You commit a felony, it does not matter who you are, you could be deported.
Baseball just a came as simple as a ball and bat. Yet, as complex as the American spirit it symbolizes. A sport, a business and sometimes almost even a religion.
I’m a lobbyist and had a career lobbying. The guy who gets elected or the lady who gets elected president of the United States will immediately be lobbying. They would be advocating to the Congress, they’ll be lobbying our allies and our adversaries overseas. They’ll be asking the business community and labor unions.
You can take wonderfully talented actors, wonderfully talented writers and producers, and, uh, do a wonderful show!… but if it doesn’t hit with the public in two minutes, it’s bye-bye.
Artists can color the sky red because they know it’s blue. Those of us who aren’t artists must color things the way they really are or people might think we’re stupid.
Creating a nation requires the will of the people!
The fleet being thus more inclosed will more readily observe the signals, and with greater facility form itself into the line of battle a circumstance which should be kept in view in every order of sailing.
Here we were, corrupting all those Russians toward communism.
I love huge movies. Not sure I am the guy to make them, but you can rely on me being there watching them.
Rise above sectional interests and private ambitions… Pass from matter to spirit. Matter is diversity; spirit is light, life and unity.
That’s an interesting question. I would say that in general Americans know very little about the law. It’s one of those things that most of us take for granted.
When you’ve heard one bagpipe tune, you’ve heard them both.
In the steel industry the corporations generally have accepted collective bargaining and negotiated wage agreements with the Committee for Industrial Organization.
John L. Lewis
Personally I don’t think solving corruption is such a big problem.
You drive for show but putt for dough.
There is no higher religion than human service. To work for the common good is the greatest creed.
Stories serve the purpose of consolidating whatever gains people or their leaders have made or imagine they have made in their existing journey thorough the world.
I am a shy person.
The Steve Allen Sunday night show had the right to two options after my first performance.
I am a woman who enjoys herself very much; sometimes I lose, sometimes I win.
I recognized that teaching and research institutions vitally depend on the involvement of active scientists also in management functions.
I got a pet monkey called Charlie Chan.
The Bible may be the truth, but it is not the whole truth and nothing but the truth.
In acting there’s two different things: You’re either pitching in a scene, or you’re catching.
Well, if they will not march with Paine, they shall march under him.
Whatever must happen ultimately should happen immediately.
Henry A. Kissinger
Being Irish, he had an abiding sense of tragedy, which sustained him through temporary periods of joy.
William Butler Yeats
All the guys called the Olympic Village a high-class Boy Scout camp.
I’m no hillbilly singer.
We weren’t wealthy but we definitely weren’t poor. We were incredibly rich because there was a wonderful community in Shepherd’s Bush, where I grew up. All my friends were into villainy and crime.
I’m not a great one for looking back.
I have never taken any exercise except sleeping and resting.
I used to own a dingy and can still sail one if pushed, but I like the pleasure boats.
I honestly, sincerely love what I do.
I want to block some common misunderstandings about “understanding”: In many of these discussions one finds a lot of fancy footwork about the word “understanding.”
One of our priorities should be to reduce our dependence on foreign oil.
With the money I’m making, I should be playing two positions.
Yes I still enjoy playing him. He’s the best person to play isn’t he?