Top Quotes About Anything
Neither soldiers nor money can defend a king but only friends won by good deeds, merit, and honesty.
As every thread of gold is valuable, so is every moment of time.
Of course it’s the same old story. Truth usually is the same old story.
I appreciate the idea that anybody would think of me as a star. But I’m really not career oriented in the sense that I want to be a star. It’s not in me. It’s not what I do. In fact, I’m amazed that I’ve even gotten this far.
Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.
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The hardened mass of liquid stones had much stronger qualities than those which had simply torn. The skin remained a recognisable part of the molten stone.
I think each player and myself live things differently because I have no physical effort to make.
There are very few people who are not ashamed of having been in love when they no longer love each other.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
You have to learn the language of Hamlet.
In wilderness is the preservation of the world.
Henry David Thoreau
It is a curious thing, but I have been right in everything I have done and said in my life.
I have talked to Debbie Hammond quite a bit, Jim Hammond’s wife, his widow. I’ve seen their kids. And last time we played Dallas, a lot of them came over. It’s hard for them to come see the show. It’s still hard.
The theoretical postulate of all diplomatic discussion between nations is the assumed willingness of every nation to do justice.
We’ve been raised to compete, to want more! More! More! It’s a way of life. It’s about greed.
In science there are no ‘depths’; there is surface everywhere.
While time lasts there will always be a future, and that future will hold both good and evil, since the world is made to that mingled pattern.
Dorothy L. Sayers
We will fight race destruction through thick and thin and never CO exist voluntarily with it.
Religions that teach brotherly love have been used as an excuse for persecution, and our profoundest scientific insight is made into a means of mass destruction.
My Mother is Swedish and my Father is Scottish, he played for Charlton in the 1960’s and was in the Army, he captained the British forces team. We then moved to S.A. because a lot of players did that at the time.
For a sensation to be felt as pain is for it to be pain.
I developed that for a long time. I also developed ‘Sugar Sweet Science’ at New Line and that didn’t happen. That was a boxing movie. And between all that there were a couple of other things.
A second type of direct evidence is formed by statements, whether as formal legends or personal information, regarding the age or relative sequence of events in tribal history made by the natives themselves.
When Joan D’ Arc was asked by her judges why as a Christian she did not love the British, she answered that she did love them, but she loved British in their country. In the same way, we do not hate the Turks, we love them, but in their country.
Jean-Marie Le Pen
I was always very strong in math, physics and calculus.
I spend my happiest hours in reading Vedantic books. They are to me like the light of the morning, like the pure air of the mountains – so simple, so true, if once understood.
Distrust of authority should be the first civic duty.
In the underlying bill, I think the authors of the legislation, those in support of it, understand the use of the Mississippi River. Yes, there is commercial navigation on it, and there will be tomorrow.
Homesickness is nothing. Fifty percent of the people in the world are homesick all the time.
It has been very good here, but the World Cup game was different. It had a different significance to it.
The Berlin Defence suited my strategy for the match. I had a defensive strategy – Actually, I had in my pocket some other sharper stuff to fall back on – but first I wanted to try the defensive strategy with Black and it worked so well.
The aeroplane has unveiled for us the true face of the earth.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
I cut the emergency switch just in time to keep ‘Winnie Mae’ from making an exhibition of herself by standing on her nose. That would have been fatal to our hopes.
The word was enough. It ran like fire along the line, from man to man, and rose into a shout, with which they sprang forward upon the enemy, now not 30 yards away.
I would love to see Flip get back into the league. I think he can definitely still coach in this league. I think he will be in this league quicker than sooner.
And what’s more I’ve got no need for anyone to tell me how to do it. I am not interested. You act how you want to and leave me alone to do my own thing.
A dog barks when his master is attacked. I would be a coward if I saw that God’s truth is attacked and yet would remain silent.
Pearl S. Buck
The nature of the Catilinarian conspiracy was bad and bloody.
Florence E. Allen
War is just when it is necessary; arms are permissible when there is no hope except in arms.
A good wife is one who serves her husband in the morning like a mother does, loves him in the day like a sister does and pleases him like a prostitute in the night.
I once witnessed more ardent emotions between men at an Elks’ Rally in Pasadena than they could ever have felt for the type of woman available to an Elk.
I never smile when I have a bat in my hands. That’s when you’ve got to be serious. When I get out on the field, nothing’s a joke to me. I don’t feel like I should walk around with a smile on my face.
I used to tremble from nerves so badly that the only way I could hold my head steady was to lower my chin practically to my chest and look up at Bogie. That was the beginning of The Look.
The hard part is how to plan a picture so as to give to others what has happened to you. To render in paint an experience, to suggest the sense of light and color, of air and space.
One must know oneself. If this does not serve to discover truth, it at least serves as a rule of life and there is nothing better.
Memory is very important, the memory of each photo taken, flowing at the same speed as the event. During the work, you have to be sure that you haven’t left any holes, that you’ve captured everything, because afterwards it will be too late.
I don’t think I’m in any position to call myself a martial artist. I’m a student of the martial arts.
I have absolutely zero interest in politics.
I’m saying: to be continued, until we meet again. Meanwhile, keep on listening and tapping your feet.
Knowledge is knowing that we cannot know.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
You usually have to wait for that which is worth waiting for.