Top Quotes About Anything
No complaint… is more common than that of a scarcity of money.
But when I was seven or eight, I did my first little piece of acting.
When recordings replaced concerts as the dominant mode of hearing music, our conception of the nature of performance and of music itself was altered.
Obviously with the onset of cable and satellite, there are more opportunities for programming and original programming, so it creates more opportunities for actors and producers and directors and everything.
Anthony Michael Hall
How can you expect a man to be brave when he meets with nothing in life but misfortune?
Gregorio M. Sierra
Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
I’ve spent my whole life with people underestimating me.
Don’t compete with me: firstly, I have more experience, and secondly, I have chosen the weapons.
I think right about now we have to beware of marketed Malcolms and Martins. Real people do real things.
The objective of the demonstrators is to win the affection of the armed agents of the government. Most of the Kiev police have now pledged their support for the people.
There is no grief like the grief that does not speak.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
We will not lose this election for lack of money.
All children alarm their parents, if only because you are forever expecting to encounter yourself.
The last real movie stars were probably Redford and Newman. And things were different then. There wasn’t this amazing amount of magazines and information about them.
Even the highest forms of sacrificial worship present much that is repulsive to modern ideas, and in particular it requires an effort to reconcile our imagination to the bloody ritual which is prominent in almost every religion which has a strong sense of sin.
William Robertson Smith
I think my fans will follow me into our combined old age. Real musicians and real fans stay together for a long, long time.
But when we have families, when we have children, this gives us a purpose for being, to protect our children, to avoid going to jail because if I’m in jail, who looks after my children, who’s there for my wife?
Men make history and not the other way around. In periods where there is no leadership, society stands still. Progress occurs when courageous, skillful leaders seize the opportunity to change things for the better.
Harry S. Truman
I want my children to have all the things I couldn’t afford. Then I want to move in with them.
You will put on a dress of guilt and shoes with broken high ideals.
Race prejudice is not only a shadow over the colored it is a shadow over all of us, and the shadow is darkest over those who feel it least and allow its evil effects to go on.
Pearl S. Buck
If football taught me anything about business, it is that you win the game one play at a time.
In our country the lie has become not just a moral category but a pillar of the State.
Beef is beef, you know. Beef comes, so Beef is real.
The rise of China as a new power is another great challenge for the US. Our failure to properly handle Germany and Japan earlier in the 20th century cost us and the world dearly. We must not make this same mistake with China.
I wanna cover more ground, get a bigger fan base.
Comedy is tragedy that happens to other people.
There’s only X amount of time. You can do whatever you want with that time. It’s your time.
As a journalist, the details always tell the story.
Gates is the ultimate programming machine. He believes everything can be defined, examined, reduced to essentials, and rearranged into a logical sequence that will achieve a particular goal.
Of all the arts, music is really the most abstract.
Study carefully the law of cause and effect.
So I remember both medicine, because I frequently sick, particularly with asthma for which there was no proper treatment then, and in religion I had a strong sense of there being a patriarchy.
It is a common experience that a problem difficult at night is resolved in the morning after the committee of sleep has worked on it.
In dire economic times, movies are relatively inexpensive entertainment for the whole family.
I couldn’t even go to the bathroom alone. My mother or a social worker always went with me.
Married sex is like being awake during your own autopsy. It is root canal work without anesthetic.
Unless you choose to do great things with it, it makes no difference how much you are rewarded, or how much power you have.
For me, my business is my business and my house is my house. I don’t want the public in my house.
So if one day the result becomes 3-3, for me it doesn’t change my mind, because it’s football, it’s normal. What is not normal is that we haven’t been scoring enough goals playing such good football as we’ve been playing in the last few weeks.
Surround yourself with people who take their work seriously, but not themselves, those who work hard and play hard.
I guess to just keep playing music; to just keep outdoing the last record.
Litigant. A person about to give up his skin for the hope of retaining his bones.
I don’t much like to look back with the idea that I was doing it wrong then or I’m doing it wrong now.
The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil.
Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, half shut afterwards.
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.
The distance between insanity and genius is measured only by success.
There’s nothing like eavesdropping to show you that the world outside your head is different from the world inside your head.
America is the land of the second chance – and when the gates of the prison open, the path ahead should lead to a better life.
George W. Bush
It’s not the case that carbon dioxide drives temperatures. When you leave Ice Ages, it’s the other way around: The temperatures go up first, and then carbon dioxide levels go up.