Top Quotes About Anything
Men seem to think that page 3 girls are only interested in money. Money doesn’t impress me at all. Not in the slightest.
Every shot makes someone happy.
All I write about is what’s happened to me and to people I know, and the better I know them, the more likely they are to be written about.
Game shows are designed to make us feel better about the random, useless facts that are all we have left of our education.
No man or woman of the humblest sort can really be strong, gentle and good, without the world being better for it, without somebody being helped and comforted by the very existence of that goodness.
Truths begin by a conflict with the police – and end by calling them in.
Emile M. Cioran
I really fall in love with my characters, even the bad ones. I love getting together with them. They tell me what to do; they take me on a wild and wonderful trip.
While you’re doing it, you don’t really know what you’re doing.
Half the pleasure of solitude comes from having with us some friend to whom we can say how sweet solitude is.
Parents have the ability to screen their children’s Internet access at home.
I’ve never got on with the British press because they’ve always given me such a hard time. Once they build a band up they just want to do people down. They shouldn’t concentrate on the colour of someone’s shirt they should listen to the music.
Death is the liberator of him whom freedom cannot release, the physician of him whom medicine cannot cure, and the comforter of him whom time cannot console.
Charles Caleb Colton
Growing up, my favorite TV show was Star Trek.
Casper Van Dien
Like its politicians and its war, society has the teenagers it deserves.
Probably Romania and China and Russia. I think they’re all working really hard to beat us right now.
There is a rollicking kindness that looks like malice.
I’m all over the place. As you may have seen from the credits, I write with everybody.
Words really flattering are not those which we prepare but those which escape us unthinkingly.
Ninon de L'Enclos
Looking ahead, I can see more and more instances where I will disagree with the president on very fundamental issues. The largest, for me, is education.
Revenge… is like a rolling stone, which, when a man hath forced up a hill, will return upon him with a greater violence, and break those bones whose sinews gave it motion.
Imagination is always the fabric of social life and the dynamic of history. The influence of real needs and compulsions, of real interests and materials, is indirect because the crowd is never conscious of it.
If a poem is not memorable, there’s probably something wrong. One of the problems of free verse is that much of the free verse poetry is not memorable.
And $18 million in three Japanese banks, completely false. That I have two factories in Panama, also completely false. This is part of the counter campaign of some people.
Movie making is the slowest business on earth next to fossil manufacture.
Religion is the masterpiece of the art of animal training, for it trains people as to how they shall think.
The great thing about catchers is that they do a lot of different things, and they’re basically overlooked.
We all have our own closets to come out of.
Fiction is the truth inside the lie.
What, Sir, is the use of a militia? It is to prevent the establishment of a standing army, the bane of liberty. Whenever governments mean to invade the rights and liberties of the people, they always attempt to destroy the militia, in order to raise an army upon their ruins.
I accept a role only if it’s something I really, really like.
Max von Sydow
The truest help we can render an afflicted man is not to take his burden from him, but to call out his best energy, that he may be able to bear the burden.
I like chords that are very lush with all the lush parts taken out.
Basically there is no difference between whites and blacks, browns and yellows. I decided to think no more of people as Northerners and Southerners.
Upon the clothes behind the tenement, That hang like ghosts suspended from the lines, Linking each flat, but to each indifferent, Incongruous and strange the moonlight shines.
Love has more depth as you get older.
Love is the word used to label the sexual excitement of the young, the habituation of the middle-aged, and the mutual dependence of the old.
There is only one absinthe drinker, and that’s the man who painted this idiotic picture.
Our country was thereby saved from the consequences of its distracting individualistic conception of democracy, and its merely legal conception of nationality. It was because the followers of Jackson and Douglas did fight for it, that the Union was preserved.
In the theater, you go from point A to point Z, building your performance as the evening progresses. You have to relinquish that control on a film.
I was having trouble making ends meet, and my beginnings weren’t meeting either.
I think almost every woman artist I’ve ever met has this ideal of being in a partnership working situation with a man, that men don’t seem to share. They seem to want this ideal thing, that we’ll always be together and work together.
I never made a film which fully satisfied me.
There’s a focus that hasn’t been there for ages and ages and some American bands are sounding quite English like they did in the late 70s and early 80s.
No religion can long continue to maintain its purity when the church becomes the subservient vassal of the state.
I love acting and don’t find it to be very hard. I recognize when I’ve nailed it, and I can be very proud of myself.
We raised almost 2 million dollars at the last golf tournament that can be used for minority scholarships and Junior Golf programs. The payoff for the work we do is so much more valuable than the work we actually do for it.
I’m not interested at all in playing more than 12, 15 tournaments a year on an annual basis because like all the old guys out here on this Tour, we’ve played golf for nearly 30 years of our lives.
I never knew a more presumptuous person than myself. The fact that I say that shows that what I say is true.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
When it rains, it pours – figuratively and literally.
I’d rather go by bus.
And we had our own laws. I mean, I wrote them. And we had our own customs, and traditions, and proprieties.