Top Quotes About Anything
Love is 2 minutes and 52 seconds of squelching noises.
Now all the knowledge and wisdom that is in creatures, whether angels or men, is nothing else but a participation of that one eternal, immutable and increased wisdom of God.
I’m doing what I have to do. I want everyone to know that I love them.
Maybe you don’t work for seven months a year, but you’ll work again. It may be a piece of garbage, so you wear hip boots.
You can’t censor people’s dreams.
Songs like the Buck Owens tune, for example, are very simple and straightforward, and recording it really gave me a chance to get into and get a sense of Buck’s personality, a feel for that whole Bakersfield sound.
There will be some tracks on the next album which that will consist of mostly noise and feedback, whereas others may just have guitar parts and samples.
The hacker mindset doesn’t actually see what happens on the other side, to the victim.
The things we know best are the things we haven’t been taught.
Marquis De Vauvenargues
I think Microsoft will have to change. I think that the business of Microsoft, the company of Microsoft, is going to continue to succeed. But I think the business model of Microsoft is going to have to change.
When you live under the power of terror and segregation, you can’t ever start a work of art.
We are all human beings with our own little knick-knacks and ways of doing things.
I feel that David took a risk with me. I have a sense that by starting off in the theatre and going off to do films you are seen to sell out in some way. I don’t hold truck with that, but you can’t stop people from feeling it.
I still think of myself as a stage actor. When I do film and television I try to implement what I was taught to do in theatre, to try to stretch into characters that are far from myself.
From a strictly articulatory point of view there is no succession of sounds.
At the age of six I wanted to be a cook. At seven I wanted to be Napoleon. And my ambition has been growing steadily ever since.
A man may speak very well in the House of Commons, and fail very completely in the House of Lords. There are two distinct styles requisite: I intend, in the course of my career, if I have time, to give a specimen of both.
I like free gowns.
Street and park trees provide tremendous benefits to cities.
I think that if you shake the tree, you ought to be around when the fruit falls to pick it up.
There are as many opinions as there are experts.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Our ideals are our better selves.
Amos Bronson Alcott
People will have an altered idea of who you are unless they really take time to get to know you, which of course they don’t. They just get what they see, and they take that to the bank.
Looking back, video game design seems a natural fit, although there was no such thing when I was growing up. I built a Tic-Tac-Toe playing machine in my teens which went up in smoke on the night it was scheduled to go to a science fair.
Art is only a means to life, to the life more abundant. It is not in itself the life more abundant. It merely points the way, something which is overlooked not only by the public, but very often by the artist himself. In becoming an end it defeats itself.
To take my work seriously would be the height of folly.
A pretty little collection of weaknesses and a terror of spiders are our indispensable stock-in-trade with the men.
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
The forbidden things were a great influence on my life. I was forbidden from reading A Catcher in the Rye.
Our site should be like Paddington Station with a much better version of WH Smith’s in it.
Death will be a great relief. No more interviews.
Anything worth doing is worth doing slowly.
I’ll stay in Memphis.
Capitalism knows only one color: that color is green; all else is necessarily subservient to it, hence, race, gender and ethnicity cannot be considered within it.
The democratic and pedestrian character of the new Mass itself seems to invite the ditties that pass for hymns these days.
There’s about 260 rooms in the new castle which you go through, but it’s all about the game play.
Often times people complain about the lack of time in television, but I have to say, you don’t have any more time to film in feature films then you do in television. It’s just a question of how many scenes you’ll be doing in the course of a day.
Home, nowadays, is a place where part of the family waits till the rest of the family brings the car back.
Obviously there will be a backlash. If you believe the hype you have to believe a backlash too. Any criticism we get, is always stuff we’ve already criticised ourselves.
Today we ought to be able to see first that Booker T. Washington faced a situation in which he was seeking desperately for a way out, and he could see no way out except capitulation.
C. L. R. James
While we are making up our minds as to when we shall begin. the opportunity is lost.
Marcus Fabius Quintilian
A library is the delivery room for the birth of ideas, a place where history comes to life.
When a high-profile personality lives like I do, everybody thinks that person is fated to die young.
I never knew any Jews until I got into show business. I’ve found them to be real smart and good workers.
We’re playing strip billiards.
We all know, the ones who play golf, know what a wonderful game it is and what a great past-time it is.
But having said that, there’s also a sea change in attitude towards media.
I wasn’t aware of it at the time, but I was a big favorite with the Mafia.
An honest God is the noblest work of man.
Robert Green Ingersoll
Nobody should underestimate how much the world changed on the 11th of September 2001.
To put on a corset properly is as much of an art as to make a corset properly.
Clinton left the White House with all the class of an XFL halftime show.