Top Quotes About Anything
Love is the best thing in the world, and the thing that lives the longest.
Henry Van Dyke
I think I don’t regret a single ‘excess’ of my responsive youth – I only regret, in my chilled age, certain occasions and possibilities I didn’t embrace.
The people who influenced me most were the people who said I would never make it. They gave me a thirst for revenge.
Where love rules, there is no will to power; and where power predominates, there love is lacking. The one is the shadow of the other.
Studying cows, pigs and chickens can help an actor develop his character. There are a lot of things I learned from animals. One was that they couldn’t hiss or boo me.
No 27-year-old has the experience to run a company that does a quarter of a billion dollars a year in sales.
The front-line soldier wants it to be got over by the physical process of his destroying enough Germans to end it. He is truly at war. The rest of us, no matter how hard we work, are not.
You proceed from a false assumption: I have no ego to bruise.
If I ever woke up with a dead hooker in my hotel room, Matt would be the first person I’d call.
I think if you do something effectively whether you’re the lover or the comic or the action guy or the villain like I play; movies are very expensive to make. Chances are you’ll get asked to play that part again.
Mystery makes movie stars! If you see someone on the cover of the weeklies all the time, why would you want to pay to see them in a movie?
I like to do the splits onstage.
Some people talk about screen kisses being strange or uncomfortable. But I think that I got along with Anna well enough that it just happened; it was a fun day of shooting.
We must reject the idea that every time a law’s broken, society is guilty rather than the lawbreaker. It is time to restore the American precept that each individual is accountable for his actions.
The Republican Party is a much bigger tent than people give it credit for. We have a lot of what I guess you all call moderate Republicans.
Drama is action, sir, action and not confounded philosophy.
The day before the anniversary of D-Day, we lost a man who was equaled by few and surpassed by none as a leader in the cause of freedom: Ronald Reagan.
What shall I do then with Jesus, which is called Christ?
The United States and Arizona are both losing jobs to offshore locations.
I do tend to take lines from other lines I like, and then write around them.
Having been an educator for so many years I know that all a good teacher can do is set a context, raise questions or enter into a kind of a dialogic relationship with their students.
Sometimes I’m asked by kids why I condemn marijuana when I haven’t tried it. The greatest obstetricians in the world have never been pregnant.
Worry compounds the futility of being trapped on a dead-end street. Thinking opens new avenues.
As the criminal, sinful war in Iraq enters its third year, the president goes to Europe to heal the wounds between the United States and its former allies, on his own terms of course.
It does not require many words to speak the truth.
Government’s view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
As a well-spent day brings happy sleep, so a life well spent brings happy death.
Leonardo da Vinci
Take care of your life and the Lord will take care of your death.
I’m asked all the time in interviews about who I am, and I know a few people my age who have a strong sense of self, but I couldn’t say I know myself and sum it up and give it to you in a little package. I don’t know myself at all yet.
I drank a lot when I was a teenager and I don’t drink any more, because that’s when I thought, you know, I’m gonna end up a car wreck.
I don’t think we ever clash but we do become frosty.
Fashion fades, only style remains the same.
There are probably more annoying things than being hectored about African development by a wealthy Irish rock star in a cowboy hat, but I can’t think of one at the moment.
If you are foolish enough to be contented, don’t show it, but grumble with the rest.
Jerome K. Jerome
I respect the game that goes on of putting this against that, but I don’t respect, nor do I enjoy, an awful lot of the actual programs that go on the air.
Basically it’s the core story. About a guy having an affair with the mother of the girl he falls in love with.
I’ve had Range Rovers for a few years actually.
It is conceded by all that man is the very highest type of all living creatures on the earth. His intelligence is far superior to that of any other earthly being.
Joseph Franklin Rutherford
I am a writer and always was; being a writer is an integral part of my identity. Being published, being well regarded, is a component of that identity.
Bad guys don’t think they’re bad guys. Hitler probably thought he was a wonderful guy doing some wonderful and righteous work for Germany.
I had an older brother who passed away recently, an older sister and a younger brother.
With no other security forces on hand, U.S. military was left to confront, almost alone, an Iraqi insurgency and a crime rate that grew worse throughout the year, waged in part by soldiers of the disbanded army and in part by criminals who were released from prison.
I didn’t have any confidence in my beauty when I was young. I felt like a character actress, and I still do.
Those from whose pocket the salary is drawn, and by whose appointment the officer was made, have always a right to discuss the merits of their officers, and their modes of exercising the duties they are paid to perform.
There’s a lot of smoke being blown at you, but this is no new sport to me; I’ve been doing it a long time, I’m used to it and I see it coming immediately the minute it gets into our realm.
I like to cook, walk on the beach, go to concerts and look at fine art.
Just as the slave master required the slaves to imitate the image he had of them, so women, who live in a relatively powerless position, politically and economically, feel obliged by a kind of implicit force to live up to culture’s image of what is female.
We still live with this unbelievable threat over our heads of nuclear war. I mean, are we stupid? Do we think that the nuclear threat has gone, that the nuclear destruction of the planet is not imminent? It’s a delusion to think it’s gone away.
Sorry I had to be so nasty to you Janina, at the end of a scene.
America was established not to create wealth but to realize a vision, to realize an ideal – to discover and maintain liberty among men.
Because obviously the whole purpose of putting records out is purely and simply to make money.