Top Quotes About Anything
No man is lonely eating spaghetti; it requires so much attention.
When I am working it is up early and coffee and 15 hours of being on the set. When I am not working, it is up late and coffee, golf or softball and hopefully a ball game on the television.
Art is made to disturb, science reassures.
My first endeavor was to save the core of the German system of justice: the independent judiciary.
Adversity is like a strong wind. It tears away from us all but the things that cannot be torn, so that we see ourselves as we really are.
I spent my whole life trying to play the games males play.
There are no great limits to growth because there are no limits of human intelligence, imagination, and wonder.
For art to exist, for any sort of aesthetic activity to exist, a certain physiological precondition is indispensable: intoxication.
Raymond Floyd. The man knows how to control situations. He was experienced. He didn’t let me get overly excited; he kept me in check. It allowed me to free myself up, and I played really well with him.
There is a racist attack against Muslims and Arabs, Algerians, Moroccans, and Tunisians in France.
I believe my voice is pretty much the same. I’ve written 75 books, so I’m better at it now than I was earlier in my career.
Caroline B. Cooney
While I drew, and wept along with the terrified children I was drawing, I really felt the burden I am bearing. I felt that I have no right to withdraw from the responsibility of being an advocate.
It simply is not cost affective to cover stories from independent sources.
They were looking for actors – real actors – who could play instruments. There was a lot of improvisation and scene work involved in addition to the music. The auditions went on for a long time.
I guess I thought I was Elvis Presley but I’ll tell ya something. All Elvis did was stand on a stage and play a guitar. He never fell off on that pavement at no 80 mph.
Now that I am a deputy, I will cease to be an agitator.
My favorite poets may not be your bread and butter. I have more favorite poems than favorite poets.
A word of kindness is seldom spoken in vain, while witty sayings are as easily lost as the pearls slipping from a broken string.
George Dennison Prentice
You know, I try not to look back, because looking forward is so much better than looking backward.
I always used to develop a cold going into the studio.
Hiking is the best workout!… You can hike for three hours and not even realize you’re working out. And, hiking alone lets me have some time to myself.
When I enrolled in college at age 19, I had a total of eight years of formal classroom education. As a result, I was not comfortable with formal lectures and receiving regular homework assignments.
Good night, and good luck.
Edward R. Murrow
I go to school the youth to learn the future.
By God’s help, and the intelligent use of their own strong right arms they could accomplish great things.
Alex Ferguson is the best manager I’ve ever had at this level. Well, he’s the only manager I’ve actually had at this level. But he’s the best manager I’ve ever had.
Among the letters my readers write me, there is a certain category which is continuously growing, and which I see as a symptom of the increasing intellectualization of the relationship between readers and literature.
The one serious conviction that a man should have is that nothing is to be taken too seriously.
Men of vision. Oh, I love the fine names men give each other to hide their greed and lust for adventure.
Too oft is transient pleasure the source of long woes.
Christoph Martin Wieland
Forty is the old age of youth, fifty is the youth of old age.
I went to the Paradise Restaurant on 49th Street and Broadway which was where they were playing, and I sat in.
There is one type of ideal woman very seldom described in poetry – the old maid, the woman whom sorrow or misfortune prevents from fulfilling her natural destiny.
Wrestling is ballet with violence.
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.
Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of others are often stiffened.
We grow small trying to be great.
A key factor is to do training that is fun.
I never use notes, they interfere with me.
When has there ever been a government in German history that came to the people and revealed its detailed plans for the coming years? That could not happen before, since German governments planned war and conquest.
I guess there is also an element of deliberate change involved. Each of my books has been, at least from my point of view, radically different from the last.
Dying before dying has two important consequences: It liberates the individual from the fear of death and influences the actual experience of dying at the time of biological demise.
It is easy to condemn, it is better to pity.
If something happens, you have to realize that you can’t just yell at people all the time.
Being an American is such a rich environment, because there’s so many people from other countries and cultures, and through that you’re able to see other people’s experiences.
If you come from a normal family, you immediately start playing the role of a boy, a girl a man or a woman, but I’m sure you’ll agree with me that those are only roles, limited roles, at that.
Change is not only likely, it’s inevitable.
Know thyself? If I knew myself I would run away.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
If we fear the unknown then surely we fear ourselves.
Bryant H. McGill
To believe only possibilities is not faith, but mere philosophy.
Ignorance makes most men go into a political party, and shame keeps them from getting out of it.
Edward F. Halifax