Top Quotes About Anything
Neither soldiers nor money can defend a king but only friends won by good deeds, merit, and honesty.
I think for most of us, our biggest frailties are sexual.
The White House has embarked on a mission to convince the people of our country that Social Security is in dire need of drastic change in order to save it for all workers.
The Western, when I do one, will be one long, continuous story.
What is so refreshing playing with Neil Finn and all his friends is these people think exactly the same – regular people doing their thing and separating the music from the business.
Even if one takes every reefer madness allegation of the prohibitionists at face value, marijuana prohibition has done far more harm to far more people than marijuana ever could.
William F. Buckley, Jr.
We wanted to be as expansive as possible to make sure we didn’t preclude some good ideas.
If we stick together as an American people we can bring down the war criminals that are running our country right now.
Every man is his own ancestor, and every man is his own heir. He devises his own future, and he inherits his own past.
Frederick Henry Hedge
I trained as a designer, so I’m always terribly keen about what I’m going to look like.
I’ve been very fortunate in the things I’ve had in my life. But, at the same time, I wish I had the same types of memories as everyone else.
Have faith in God; God has faith in you.
Edwin Louis Cole
My mother gets all mad at me if I stay in a hotel. I’m 31-years-old, and I don’t want to sleep on a sleeping bag down in the basement. It’s humiliating.
Once I make up my mind, I’m full of indecision.
Martyrs do not underrate the body, they allow it to be elevated on the cross. In this they are at one with their antagonists.
To have the sense of creative activity is the great happiness and the great proof of being alive.
Acting is not being emotional, but being able to express emotion.
There is no contradiction between effective law enforcement and respect for civil and human rights. Dr. King did not stir us to move for our civil rights to have them taken away in these kinds of fashions.
If you live in the elite world of dance, you find yourself in a world rife with racism. Let’s face it.
I never sit down to write. When I’m moved, I do it. I just wait for it to come. You just hear it. I can’t really describe writing. It’s in my head.
I’ve never tried to emulate anyone. I’ve never idolized people, I prefer instead to get off on attitudes.
If a belief is not realized immediately in open deeds, it is stored up for the guidance of the future.
William Kingdon Clifford
Songwriting is an art unto itself, not to be confused with performing.
I really got tired of it all. I was angry about the johns.
What we are doing is satisfying the American public. That’s our job. I always say we have to give most of the people what they want most of the time. That’s what they expect from us.
William S. Paley
We need leadership, and we need it now.
I think it was when I realised I could talk anybody into doing just about anything I wanted them to.
Today, we stand as a united country and are much closer to the ideals set forth in our Constitution that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
Yeah, well, the F-bomb – it’s become as ubiquitous as the word ‘like.’ People just throw the word ‘like’ around as punctuation. And I think in a lot of everyday speech, the F-bomb has become a kind of dash or a comma.
Almost everything in ‘A Day With Wilbur Robinson’ has some basis in truth. And yes, my sister did pay me to feed her grapes while she talked to her boyfriend on the phone.
You may call for peace as loudly as you wish, but where there is no brotherhood there can in the end be no peace.
I’m sure that they will continue to look for ways to try and undermine my support, but I have every confidence that in doing this job for South Dakota, I will continue to build on my support and be able to succeed once again in November.
It seems to me that the idea traditionally defended of endeavoring to maintain existing ethnic balances simply doesn’t work any more.
William F. Buckley, Jr.
Ends and purposes, whether they exist as conscious or subconscious tendencies, form the wrap and woof of our conscious experience.
And you know, we’d go to church. We were Baptists. And every now and then there’d be a tent would set up, and it was the Holiness folks. And we liked their music.
It was a lovely opportunity for the first time in my whole career to stand up and thank people who are really responsible for me getting to realize my dreams.
There is not racial or ethnic domination of hopelessness. It’s everywhere.
Common sense tells us that this explosion of media sources should eliminate any concern over a lack of diversity of views in the marketplace and competition.
Kindness is ever the begetter of kindness.
I have a good collection of cookery books. This is not so much because I like cooking, but because I like eating.
Faith is the sense of life, that sense by virtue of which man does not destroy himself, but continues to live on. It is the force whereby we live.
The fire was followed by a period of grieving and then by an incredible lightness, freedom, and mobility.
As long as you live keep smiling because it brightens everybody’s day.
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.
I believe every child has the right to a mother and a father. Men and women are not the same. That’s not to say they’re not entitled to equal rights, but they are not the same.
In other words, Judaism is not Calvinism.
The determination to win is the better part of winning.
I’m not at the point where I’d feel safe in a house alone. I would be really scared. I’m the kind of person that when I get up to go use the bathroom I have this big long hallway, and I just know someone’s going to jump out and get me.
Trust in God – she will provide.
They might not need me; but they might. I’ll let my head be just in sight; a smile as small as mine might be precisely their necessity.
Man only likes to count his troubles, but he does not count his joys.