Top Quotes About Anything
Movies are not about the weekend that they’re released, and in the grand scheme of things, that’s probably the most unimportant time of a film’s life.
Even the distribution of rations leaves much to be desired; the fatigue party, well-intentioned and sympathetic though it be, often finds itself short of provisions.
Very few of the early Italian humanists were really humane.
In our minds, love and lust are really separated. It’s hard to find someone that can be kind and you can trust enough to leave your kids with, and isn’t afraid to throw her man up against the wall and lick him from head to toe.
Whether or not you could actually increase the size of the force is something that will have to be determined.
I thank God tonight for freedom – those who bought and paid for it with their lives in the past – those who will protect it in the present and defend it in the future.
Music is moonlight in the gloomy night of life.
My main wish is to get my books into other people’s rooms, and to keep other people’s books out of mine.
My goal was to develop into an independent research scientist studying clinical problems at the laboratory bench, but I felt that postgraduate residency training in internal medicine was necessary.
‘A collected poems’ is either a gravestone or a testimonial to survival.
You can either make it come around or you can’t. By the time we would be ready to record a song, we would know for sure that it was the best way we could do it.
Bankers know that history is inflationary and that money is the last thing a wise man will hoard.
The seven marvels that best represent man’s achievements over the last 2,000 years will be determined by Internet vote… so look for Howard Stern’s Private Parts to come in No. 1.
We really need to get over this love affair with the fetus and start worrying about children.
You’ll have lower prices under deregulation than you will through regulation.
The optimum committee has no members.
Norman Ralph Augustine
But a lot of the old fans are listening to a lot of the younger music. So I gotta keep moving forward, and they’ll move forward too.
I used to distinguish between my fiction and nonfiction in terms of superiority or inferiority.
I also think that I had great mechanics.
Treasure each other in the recognition that we do not know how long we shall have each other.
Joshua L. Liebman
I only worked on Men of Honor for three weeks, but I walked away with so much. Because Bob is the kind of actor who gives you the opportunity to really go there. And we really had to go there. I mean, we were both playing drunks.
I loved music, and in my ninth year at MIT, I decided to buy a hi-fi set. I figured that all I needed to do was look at the specifications. So I bought what looked like the best one, turned it on, and turned it off in five minutes, the sound was so poor.
Ideas have unhinged the gates of empires.
If you really love someone and care about him, you can survive many difficulties.
Disease, insanity, and death were the angels that attended my cradle, and since then have followed me throughout my life.
Next to excellence is the appreciation of it.
William Makepeace Thackeray
I worked with a mime coach. I did weapons training. I did weight training.
And secondly, I would impose a significant state landfill tipping fee and use that tipping fee to fund the billion dollar bond issue that I want to create to produce the funds for all of the environmental challenges that we just went over.
But even after the first week, when Hart got out of the presidential race because of the Washington Post’s threat to reveal a long-term relationship Hart had apparently been having with a prominent Washington woman, the media continued to embellish my past.
You’re not going to find a man whose socks don’t get dirty or who doesn’t snore.
Obedience to lawful authority is the foundation of manly character.
Robert E. Lee
Men are moved by two levers only: fear and self interest.
Books stay with me and have shaped me and made huge impacts on my life.
Dependency is death to initiative, to risk-taking and opportunity. It’s time to stop the spread of government dependency and fight it like the poison it is.
While photographs may not lie, liars may photograph.
One of the funny things about the stock market is that every time one person buys, another sells, and both think they are astute.
I wanted out of my pain and that silliness, but I wanted an easy out. That’s before realizing that there is no easy out. Before accepting that you just have to do the work.
The mediation by the serpent was necessary. Evil can seduce man, but cannot become man.
I was a Political Science major.
When I got the script for Memento, I read it and I got killed off on page one and I fired my agent.
If vice and corruption prevail, liberty cannot subsist; but if virtue have the advantage, arbitrary power cannot be established.
Special effects are characters. Special effects are essential elements. Just because you can’t see them doesn’t mean they aren’t there.
Grammar is the logic of speech, even as logic is the grammar of reason.
Richard Chenevix Trench
This campaign was special because we always kept the challenger mentality we had from the start. We managed to keep the against-all-odds, can-do spirit that kept us going when no one thought we could win.
I get it now; I didn’t get it then. That life is about losing and about doing it as gracefully as possible… and enjoying everything in between.
In this film, we took a helicopter up and showed London as a vista, which is not very often done.
I started promoting clubs when I was 15. 1 was doing what is considered the normal collegiate stuff when I was a lot younger. I was holding my own, but doing a lot of crazy things.
Brian Austin Green
Be smarter than other people, just don’t tell them so.
H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
I love making independent movies, and that’s pretty much what I’m going to be doing for the rest of my years.
I don’t know what the future holds, but I know that God holds tomorrow, so it is exciting. Even when I have hard things happen, He loves me so big, so much. I come through it and I grow from it, because He has got me.
When I got back I found myself being very emotional about the time spent in Rwanda in a way that I hadn’t been able to or allowed myself to be when we were there.