Top Quotes About Anything
Nothing is more hopeless than a scheme of merriment.
I’m not so vain as to believe that my involvement changes anything whatsoever.
I want people to hear the presence of God in the music.
Somebody hits me, I’m going to hit him back. Even if it does look like he hasn’t eaten in a while.
The march of invention has clothed mankind with powers of which a century ago the boldest imagination could not have dreamt.
The Constitution in all its provisions looks to an indestructible union disposed of indestructible States.
Salmon Portland Chase
I did envisage being this successful as a player, but not all the hysteria around it off the golf course.
Follow the fellow who follows a dream.
E. Y. Harburg
It is a common enough case, that of a man being suddenly captivated by a woman nearly the opposite of his ideal.
I had a feeling it was gonna work out because not only did I enjoy the music and hit it off with the guys, but I was into theatrical rock and was willing to wear makeup and do anything to make it.
I don’t really believe in regret. I think you can always learn from the past, but I wouldn’t want a different life.
Your decision to be, have and do something out of ordinary entails facing difficulties that are out of the ordinary as well. Sometimes your greatest asset is simply your ability to stay with it longer than anyone else.
The path of sound credence is through the thick forest of skepticism.
George Jean Nathan
I think everyone is ticklish. You just gotta find the right spots.
Providing patients and consumers with solid information on the cost and quality of their healthcare options can literally make the difference between life or death; and play a decisive role in whether a family or employer can afford healthcare.
We’re going to have the best-educated American people in the world.
One of the things that I think is such a constant in country music is that the song is so much a story. I believe it is supposed to be based around a story.
This country was the moral leader of the world until George Bush became president.
The first step in the evolution of ethics is a sense of solidarity with other human beings.
I’m kind of looking for something with a lot less action and more talking and listening.
The only thing that I miss lately in all music is somebody that will put out a melody that you can whistle. It doesn’t seem like there’s anything happening like that.
I believe that my choosing my present course I do no dishonor to them, or to those who may come after me.
If America don’t come around, we’re gonna’ burn it down.
H. Rap Brown
Every problem that is interesting is also soluble.
It’s sad – it’s sad for us old enough to remember when directors ruled, and films were substantially better than they are today. But it’s hard to argue with those kinds of grosses.
Ambiguity is necessary in some of my stories, not in all. In those, it certainly contributes to the richness of the story. I doubt that thematic closure is never attainable.
He who tip-toes cannot stand; he who strides cannot walk.
Jean de la Bruyere
A rule I have had for years is: to treat the Lord Jesus Christ as a personal friend. His is not a creed, a mere doctrine, but it is He Himself we have.
Dwight L. Moody
My buildings don’t speak in words but by means of their own spaciousness.
Not to decide is to decide.
They invented hugs to let people know you love them without saying anything.
You could not step twice into the same rivers; for other waters are ever flowing on to you.
Bridges become frames for looking at the world around us.
Maybe I’m being philosophical and spiritual, but I believe that if you put negative energy out there that that is what will come back.
Better times perhaps await us who are now wretched.
I chose to not wear a wire and tape people. I chose to not get immunity until – were accepted, whatever – until the independent counsel’s office was comfortable with what I said was the truth.
If we had a hydrogen economy worldwide, every nation on earth could create its own energy source to support its economy, and the threat of war over diminishing resources would just evaporate.
Of all the men that have run for president in the twentieth century, only George McGovern truly understood what a monument America could be to the human race.
Hunter S. Thompson
This is a much more fitting interpretation of the book than its modern interpretation.
On second thought, I think I am more crazy than my goat.
I would never kill a living thing, although I probably have inadvertently while driving automobiles.
Don Van Vliet
As long as war is regarded as wicked, it will always have its fascination. When it is looked upon as vulgar, it will cease to be popular.
Primarily I’m a social commentator rather than someone who’s out to get the belly laugh.
On private transactions, I’ll just go very quickly now, a major difference between the United States and Euroland is that in Europe banks are much more important in financial transactions than in the United States.
Robert C. Solomon
I have great confidence in Taiwan’s democracy.
I have a new philosophy. I’m only going to dread one day at a time.
Charles M. Schulz
We need to work our level best in this legislative session to help grow Montana’s economy, so that grandchildren can stay in Montana, grandchildren can visit their grandmother and grandfather by driving across town, not flying across the country.
The Relation we bear to the Wisdom of the Father, the Son of His Love, gives us indeed a dignity which otherwise we have no pretence to. It makes us something, something considerable even in God’s Eyes.
We hate those in power in Washington D.C. and anything bad that happens to them is good for us.
Somebody like a Piggy or a Kermit, there needs to be several versions and so there will be several of them.
We’re running the company to serve more people.