Top Quotes About Anything
Nothing induces me to read a novel except when I have to make money by writing about it. I detest them.
You shoulda shot that fella a long time ago. Now he’s too rich to kill.
We always started these albums as making demos, that went right on until Scary Monsters.
For the freedoms our founding fathers not only dreamed about, but made into reality. It is that same pursuit of freedom today that is helping to make our world a safer place.
John M. McHugh
All places where women are excluded tend downward to barbarism; but the moment she is introduced, there come in with her courtesy, cleanliness, sobriety, and order.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
When you look at what I’ve done here, you see a consistent theme of reforms which is not driven by any dogma from across the water, but a radical agenda to make sure Northern Ireland’s people enjoy equal opportunities, driven by the values of social justice.
The present U.N. must be annihilated by our power. That is the stage for Communists. We must make a new U.N.
Sun Myung Moon
In 2005 we have a once in a generation opportunity to deliver a modern Marshall plan for the developing world.
An atmosphere of beliefs and conceptions has been formed by the labours and struggles of our forefathers, which enables us to breathe amid the various and complex circumstances of our life.
William Kingdon Clifford
That was real baseball. We weren’t playing for money. They gave us Mickey Mouse watches that ran backwards.
The private sector can go forward, if it must, with destruction of embryos for questionable and ethically challenged science. But spend the people’s money on proven blood cord, bone marrow, germ cell, and adult cell research.
Since Sven Goran Eriksson took over, England have been fantastic.
To have another language is to possess a second soul.
I reached a situation in which I cannot conduct the presidency.
A nation creates music – the composer only arranges it.
As we all know, no crude oil refineries have been built in the United States since 1976. During that time, close to 100 ethanol refineries have been built.
Employ oneself upon trifling professional matters which others could do.
Sometimes you can tell a large story with a tiny subject.
The way a team plays as a whole determines its success.
Life is lived on levels and arrived at in stages.
Edwin Louis Cole
Clark Kent, I suppose, had a little bit of Harold Lloyd in him.
I don’t have pet peeves, I have whole kennels of irritation.
Colour does not make so much difference. Look at the Bach Chaconne: There is not one dynamic mark in the whole Bach Chaconne. Colours do not make so much difference.
I know why they don’t like me because they want the money I have.
Playing to me, in those years, sounded like a house on fire.
I just don’t want to do a movie because it paid me a lot of money.
Charles S. Dutton
The Russians imitate French ways, but always at a distance of fifty years.
I always took a great deal of pride in being original.
But Satan now is wiser than of yore, and tempts by making rich, not making poor.
This conducting thing happened. In 1983 I was sucked into this international career, which was a very scary experience.
So what I was essentially doing was, I compromised the confidentiality of their proprietary software to advance my agenda of becoming the best at breaking through the lock.
I do not want the peace which passeth understanding, I want the understanding which bringeth peace.
I describe my plots as follows; A character is walking down the street when all of a sudden a piano falls on them. They spend the rest of the story digging out from under that piano. How they dig, how long and how well, this all depends entirely on the character.
Give way to your opponent; thus will you gain the crown of victory.
The expansion and sophistication of transnational crime represents one of the most dangerous threats we confront in the next millennium.
The running across the field thing, that was the first scene we shot in the movie. We asked the audience to stay for the scene, and 37,000 people stayed.
I called to the other men that the sky was clearing, and then a moment later I realized that what I had seen was not a rift in the clouds but the white crest of an enormous wave.
A scholar is like a book written in a dead language. It is not every one that can read in it.
I do not know whether there are gods, but there ought to be.
The same parts of my brain get as excited as when I study bio or read a novel and write a paper on it.
The Senator from Massachusetts has given us ample grounds to doubt the judgment and the attitude he brings to bear on vital issues of national security.
The finest souls are those that have the most variety and suppleness.
Michel de Montaigne
Given the choice, children who don’t want for anything will not save… We have an obligation as parents to give our children what they need. What they want we can give them as a special gift, or they can save their money for it.
You may be sorry that you spoke, sorry you stayed or went, sorry you won or lost, sorry so much was spent. But as you go through life, you’ll find – you’re never sorry you were kind.
My husband and I were very in love, and I had no reason to suspect that his interests lay anywhere else.
Marion Zimmer Bradley
It matters little how much equipment we use; it matters much that we be masters of all we do use.
I want to thank my mum, my daddy, my coach, my teacher, everybody in my life.
The Sixties are now considered a historical period, just like the Roman Empire.
The atomic bomb certainly is the most powerful of all weapons, but it is conclusively powerful and effective only in the hands of the nation which controls the sky.
Lyndon B. Johnson
There’s no safe Republican district. You can run, but you cannot hide.
The first one was quite cheap, but that was expensive for us. For my folks to buy on the Never Never. It was quite, you know, a rare object to have and I gained quite a lot of status by having this.