Top Quotes About Anything
Middle age is when you’ve met so many people that every new person you meet reminds you of someone else.
This business is all about being seen, and the more people see you the better.
In particular, Australia, because of its ancient geography, soil profile and distinctive weather patterns, is more adversely affected by climate variability than some other continents.
I went through a big Alice Cooper phase, which was probably a major influence on my writing style later, especially after Plastic Surgery Disasters.
The Olympics are coming… and it’s a big problem in American politics, because the problem with holding the Olympics this fall is that we’re all going to be focused on the Olympics, and it makes that window of opportunity for Gore to win the election that much smaller.
Maybe the body learns from dreams. Maybe the muscles, the neutrons, revitalize.
The world before 1914 was already a world in which the welfare of each individual nation was inextricably bound up with the prosperity of the whole community of nations.
Most importantly, nothing has happened to change my conviction that freedom and the love of liberty remain the essential defining attributes of our national character as a people.
Well Sid Pollack was… He was I would say probably, probably the most influential on me.
I can’t look at things in the simple, large way that great poets do.
There are a lot of things in Queen albums that you don’t expect; that’s why we threw them in.
Why need I volumes, if one word suffice?
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Violence and racism are bad. Whenever they occur they are to be condemned and we should not turn a blind eye to them.
I took a public speaking class in college and managed to make the class laugh a little bit.
I would like to go back to Wales. I’m obsessed with my childhood and at least three times a week dream I am back there.
My ambition is peace and perfection.
The purpose of education is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
Over 30 years ago, Airbus was founded by a European consortium of French, German, and later Spanish and British companies to compete in the large commercial aircraft industry with U.S. companies.
I got more used to my own voice, but still it’s hard for me to listen to my own voice, or hear the recordings.
Celebrity is the chastisement of merit and the punishment of talent.
I’m trying to go through the whole process of high school to college to work.
You have a lot of time on these tours. As Alice Cooper said, you can either drink all day or golf.
I’ve been in the movies for 50 years, I’ve made 130 some-odd movies.
Night, the beloved. Night, when words fade and things come alive. When the destructive analysis of day is done, and all that is truly important becomes whole and sound again. When man reassembles his fragmentary self and grows with the calm of a tree.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
When I got old enough to go to night clubs to hear that music at the age of 15.
Baseball is dull only to dull minds.
I have a different way of thinking. I think synergistically. I’m not linear in thinking, I’m not very logical.
At his best, man is the noblest of all animals; separated from law and justice he is the worst.
Man is immortal, not because he alone among creatures has an inexhaustible voice, but because he has a soul, a spirit capable of compassion and sacrifice and endurance.
Is it honest for me to go and sit there on communion day and drink the wine and eat the bread while feeling it all to be mummery?
In believing too much in rationality, our contemporaries have lost something.
Above all we should not forget that government is an evil, a usurpation upon the private judgement and individual conscience of mankind.
I’m pretty middle-of-the-road. There are some issues I’m more conservative on.
I’m not overly alarmist about it, but I do think there are some worrying signs, like the growing accumulation of wealth by a very small proportion of the population, plus elections in the US are much more dominated by money than anywhere else calling itself a democracy.
A fluent tongue is the only thing a mother don’t like her daughter to resemble her in.
Richard Brinsley Sheridan
Whenever it is possible, a boy should choose some occupation which he should do even if he did not need the money.
William Lyon Phelps
There never was and is not likely soon to be a nation of philosophers, nor am I certain it is desirable that there should be.
Henry David Thoreau
I really love pets. They’re like children. They know if you really love them or not. You can’t fool them.
I have three sons, and I think we’re both fierce protectors of our children.
It becomes us in humility to make our devout acknowledgments to the Supreme Ruler of the Universe for the inestimable civil and religious blessings with which we are favored.
James K. Polk
We shouldn’t have to be burdened with all the technicalities that come up from time to time with shrewd, smart lawyers interpreting what the laws or what the Constitution may or may not say.
But there’s no reason why we should abdicate our foundational principles because certain groups don’t believe in them. You know, no majority should surrender its deeply held beliefs to those who don’t believe in anything.
But the scientific importance of a change in knowledge of fact consists precisely in j its having consequences for a system of theory.
It’s hard to be a breakout show and stay on top. We’re like the flagship show over here.
The obsession with performance left no room for the development of the intuitive or spiritual impact of space and form other than the aesthetic of the machine itself.
The people who make policy decisions should damned well know what they are talking about before they make the decisions. There is nobody who is an expert on cloning who would be afraid after seeing Attack of the Clones.
Kevin J. Anderson
At my public school I had hated every other face for fear the owner was a lord, at university, I was to court the rich while doubting whether there should be great inequalities between incomes.
Nowadays three witty turns of phrase and a lie make a writer.
Georg C. Lichtenberg
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there… and still on your feet.
It’s good to ski for fun, but I still want to win races as often as possible.
Why don’t they go ahead and change the name of the White House to the West House. They want to do away with the heritage of White Settlement and destroy the history of White Settlement.