Top Quotes About Anything
Music is essentially useless, as is life.
Music is organized sound.
I, in fact, have been involved in the construction of and the management of wastewater treatment plants.
From this experience we have learned that in a big party it is important to have the necessary and often controversial discussions on policy issues such as the health system while in opposition.
Whatever you vividly imagine, ardently desire, sincerely believe, and enthusiastically act upon… must inevitably come to pass!
Paul J. Meyer
Prisons are built with stones of Law. Brothels with the bricks of religion.
I’ve discovered that the less I say, the more rumors I start.
Many dotcoms recruited people from existing companies who were quite experienced in finance, marketing, distribution and other disciplines but not necessarily experienced in the Web culture.
So, I lived at the Beijing Opera, I ate there, I learned a craft. And the money we made went into the company.
If these men decided that they have to go in there and fight, I want them to send their own children and grandchildren. I want them to not send a bunch of strangers’ kids in there to fight and die.
F. Murray Abraham
I never think of myself as any kind of sex symbol, but I get letters from all over, all sorts. It’s really cool. I get a lot from inmates, which is kind of scary. But the best was the guy who wanted to send me a plane ticket to fly me to his prom.
Every star has that certain something that stands out and compels us to notice them.
An association of men who will not quarrel with one another is a thing which has never yet existed, from the greatest confederacy of nations down to a town meeting or a vestry.
Respond intelligently even to unintelligent treatment.
I can’t believe that God put us on this earth to be ordinary.
When I’ve seen my operas in Europe, they have always struck me as more American than when I hear them here. I can’t tell you what that phenomenon is.
Our present time is indeed a criticizing and critical time, hovering between the wish, and the inability to believe. Our complaints are like arrows shot up into the air at no target: and with no purpose they only fall back upon our own heads and destroy ourselves.
Know the names of past and current artists who are most famous for playing their instruments.
Marilyn vos Savant
It’s a very charming movie about the mob – a real stretch for me.
Poverty is from the devil and that God wants all Christians prosperous.
Action, so to speak, is the genius of nature.
We are deeply conscious of the fact that our north and west must be developed.
Lionel K. Murphy
Love doesn’t sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like bread: remade all the time, made new.
I am running for governor of Kentucky as the people’s advocate.
You know a lot of times you’ll find girls in a club are jaded to the other girls in the club. There’s a nasty vibe between the chicks in the club. It’s like a pretty girl can’t look at another pretty girl and say Wow she’s pretty.
Unfortunately, most actors want to play off their own personal mystique and good looks and whatever, but that will only carry you but so far.
The key is, if you’re not monkeying around with the script, then everything usually goes pretty well.
What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.
Man, I love coming home. St. Louis is actually hard to capture.
And you finally get to a consensus, where you get a sense of what really ought to be done, and then they give it to me and then I draw it. I mean draw it in the sense, the philosophical sense.
On a cosmic scale, our life is insignificant, yet this brief period when we appear in the world is the time in which all meaningful questions arise.
The Queen is most anxious to enlist everyone in checking this mad, wicked folly of ‘Women’s Rights’. It is a subject which makes the Queen so furious that she cannot contain herself.
That was more or less coincidental in the sense that my parents wanted me to come back to New York because that’s the center of musical activity still to this day, more or less, and so I auditioned for the Metropolitan Opera.
There is no distinctly American criminal class – except Congress.
It’s all about having fun and smiling and shaking hands.
One right decision doth not a great president make.
And die of nothing but a rage to live.
Believe it can be done. When you believe something can be done, really believe, your mind will find the ways to do it. Believing a solution paves the way to solution.
David Joseph Schwartz
The real danger is not that computers will begin to think like men, but that men will begin to think like computers.
Sydney J. Harris
Be sure your wisest words are those you do not say.
Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.
Theodore Isaac Rubin
Just do what feels right.
On my parents’ scale of values, the more Western something was, the more cultured it was considered.
Further study of central nervous action, however, finds central inhibition too extensive and ubiquitous to make it likely that it is confined solely to the taxis of antagonistic muscles.
Charles Scott Sherrington
What I learned from that loss, and also another loss that I’m going to talk about later, was that when you’re there, it’s not good enough to be there, when you’re there, you better walk away with that ring.
Justice and judgment lie often a world apart.
And most importantly perhaps, children can learn about their rights, share their knowledge with the children of other nations, identify problems with them and establish how they might work together to address them.
It is clear enough that you are making some distinction in what you said, that there is some nicety of terminology in your words. I can’t quite follow you.
To listen to your own silence is the key to comedy.
We must wash literature off ourselves. We want to be men above all, to be human.
For behaviorist films, that’s been much more useful – the change of technology – but for my kind of films, doing them on film is much better, because it’s more beautiful.