Top Quotes About Anything
Love them for who they are, and what they are they are; they are not you. Good stuff, isn’t it? You have to live 73 years to get that.
There is just no reason why the richest nation in the world can’t provide health care to all its people.
If the record was picked up by Dot Records, I would imagine that they would have wanted both sides of the record to be something by Lou alone which would account for the dropping of “So Blue”.
I think one of the unique aspects of Catholic school education is the opportunity to care for the material and intellectual needs of the child in a community atmosphere.
Teacher unions are an interest group that acts in defense of their own interests, which means the union bosses’ interests, not the members.
Marriage, it seems, confines every man to his proper rank.
Jean de la Bruyere
Actors do like watching girls parade down the runway for some reason.
My favorite musical? I don’t. It changes all the time. I’m just a diehard, I’m totally old school, like I’ll sit and watch, if they are re-doing Oklahoma in New York, I will be the first one there.
Well, by the standards of a lot of countries, by Latin American standards, it wasn’t so bad.
Paul A. Volcker
There is a sufficiency in the world for man’s need but not for man’s greed.
Those whose character is mean and vicious will rouse others to animosity against them.
With nearly all students leaving public high school having taken some vocational education, this bill continues to provide communities with the funding necessary to give students an edge on career training.
John M. McHugh
Nobody understood The Reoccurring Dream, but after September 11, when we were coerced to do a national duty and go out and shop, surely people could begin to see what I was getting at.
Well, Steve Vai joined my dad’s band right around the time when I actually started playing guitar. So he gave me a couple of lessons on fundamentals, and gave me some scales and practice things to work on. But I pretty much learned everything by ear.
I felt it was part of the spirit of the whole program to do more than simply make an object.
We’re a bit flashy, but the music’s not one big noise.
The story about me, apocryphal or not, is that I could sing before I spoke. My parents went into bedroom one day and there I was standing in the crib singing God Bless America.
If the law is a bad law, there is always the contingent right to take action that you would not otherwise take.
By and large, the critics and readers gave me an affirmed sense of my identity as a writer. You might know this within yourself, but to have it affirmed by others is of utmost importance. Writing is, after all, a form of communication.
The only way to find that territory is trying to keep your mind constantly open. That’s the only way that you’re ever going to see the sort of signs of where to go.
I stick my neck out for nobody. I’m the only cause I’m interested in.
Julius J. Epstein
Let my soul smile through my heart and my heart smile through my eyes, that I may scatter rich smiles in sad hearts.
There was an honorable tradition of using anonymous sources that was ruined by Jayson Blair.
It’s odd being an American now. Most of us are peaceful, but here we are again, in our fifth major war of this century.
Every day confirms my opinion on the superiority of a vicious life, and if Virtue is not its own reward, I don’t know any other stipend annexed to it.
Working overseas is more difficult in that it’s much more complicated to get people to open their hearts to you and to tell you information.
There is no friend like an old friend who has shared our morning days, no greeting like his welcome, no homage like his praise.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
I do think that short story writing is often a matter of luck.
I think anti-Semitism is the meal ticket of the organizations that fight it.
Yes, I very much like to have a personal stake in what I’m writing about.
There’s always a germ of truth in just about everything.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
As God as my witness, they said, We’re above the law. There’s nothing you can do to us. You’re just a church secretary.
That said, my kids are at home right now with my husband and I’m missing something important at my daughter’s school which makes me feel sick inside. It’s a lot of balance and a lot of really hard decision making.
It’s better to have loved and lost than to have to do forty pounds of laundry a week.
Laurence J. Peter
We’ve been together since the womb. We met in the womb.
The feeling of friendship is like that of being comfortably filled with roast beef; love, like being enlivened with champagne.
The only interesting answers are those that destroy the questions.
Just as a new scientific discovery manifests something that was already latent in the order of nature, and at the same time is logically related to the total structure of the existing science, so the new poem manifests something that was already latent in the order of words.
A politician’s goal is always to manipulate public debate. I think there are some politicians with higher goals. But all of them get corrupted by power.
This is a group playing together and that’s the only way, I feel, this play can be successful and moving. I am so lucky to have the people that are in it. When I came here I didn’t know who was going to be in the play.
You know how most dogs lick you on the cheek? If you’re sleeping and not ready for it, my dog, Joe, will get his tongue inside your mouth. It’s by far the worst kiss I’ve ever had.
I realized the only thing I owed my audience was my own judgment and my own best effort.
No, we didn’t shoot… in the ones that I did there were hardly any sex… there were suggestions of sex scenes but we never actually shot a sex scene as such.
I would say that I’m finding my voice in more ways than one.
Red meat is not bad for you. Now blue-green meat, that’s bad for you!
After all, at end of the day, when you’re breathing your last, it’s not your producer, director, or cast mates by your bedside; it’s your children. Keep that in mind.
The argument we always used to use was that keeping records in the catalog was good for people that were coming new to the music, but I think that was talking over a ten year or fifteen year time span.
There is a whole school of Canadian academics, media personalities, and politicians whose definition of a Canadian is a North American who fears or dislikes the United States.
In the 1920s, Wall Street was a world that was really dominated by professional speculators and stock pools. These people had a monopoly over information.
You can browse to your heart’s content but it’s hard work and not easy on the feet unless you do it through catalogs or the Internet, and I like to touch and try on the things I buy.