Top Quotes About Anything
Of course there are moments that you wonder how long you should be doing it because there are other aspects which are not nice, of this lifestyle. But I just love winning.
Everyone has their challenges.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
There’s something really great and romantic about being poor and sleeping on couches.
I love Richard Yates, his work, and the novel, Revolutionary Road. It’s a devastating novel.
We should never suffer Cuba to pass from the hands of Spain to any other European power.
Henry Cabot Lodge
What you could say, and what I do argue in the book, is that he doesn’t have as much concern for the lives of Iraqis as he does for the lives of Americans, or even frozen American embryos.
I’m kind of a recluse.
What nourishes me also destroys me.
Reason is the test of ridicule, not ridicule the test of truth.
So I have cultivated the vast garden of human experience which is history, without troubling myself overmuch about laws, essential first causes, or how it is all coming out.
Samuel E. Morison
I love to sleep. I’d sleep all day if I could.
For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.
The more education a woman has, the wider the gap between men’s and women’s earnings for the same work.
Sandra Day O'Connor
I have a lot of courage. I’m a realist.
The mission of the United States is one of benevolent assimilation.
From the beginning, I wanted to make dance music with a human element to it.
I don’t hate them any more like I used to. I just don’t like them very much.
I am not an angel and do not pretend to be. That is not one of my roles. But I am not the devil either. I am a woman and a serious artist, and I would like so to be judged.
Hussein has a strategy. I’m sure he’ll implement that strategy, and it would be to our detriment. We’re embarking on an exercise about which we know nothing.
There is a land of the living and a land of the dead and the bridge is love, the only survival, the only meaning.
They’ve hit us and we’ve got to hit back hard, and I’m not just talking about the terrorists.
We all write, but the script is a blueprint. We can lose whole scenes when we’re shooting.
Once a woman has forgiven her man, she must not reheat his sins for breakfast.
He hath desired to bring the souls of other men to heaven; let his soul be brought to heaven.
No man would listen to you talk if he didn’t know it was his turn next.
Edward W. Howe
Probably, no nation is rich enough to pay for both war and civilization. We must make our choice; we cannot have both.
I would like to continue making music and acting in projects that give me a lot of satisfaction.
If you put out 150 percent, then you can always expect 100 percent back. That’s what I was always told as a kid, and It’s worked for me so far!
Mohammed personally mapped out seven heavens. If he got to seven, you know there’s more.
It is bitter to think of one’s best years disappearing in this unpolished country.
As long as a government can come and shoot you, you can’t jump on the Internet to freedom.
The use of the polygraph has done little more than create confusion, ambiguity and mistakes.
Every single instance of a friend’s insincerity increases our dependence on the efficacy of money.
I saw Jesus walk into my bedroom.
Robert Louis Stevenson… I’m focusing on the late short stories that I was ignorant of. I always thought he was a boys’ author, but he’s not at all.
I have had strange animals as pets all my life. I was shy growing up, and shy people tend to interact better with animals than people. Animals are direct, not duplicitous.
Better to fight for something than live for nothing.
George S. Patton
We need creativity in order to break free from the temporary structures that have been set up by a particular sequence of experience.
Edward de Bono
I don’t believe in providence and fate, as a technologist I am used to reckoning with the formulae of probability.
No matter how small and unimportant what we are doing may seem, if we do it well, it may soon become the step that will lead us to better things.
I would advise you to write, my dear friend, because with your active nature, solitude is simply intolerable to you, and after some time your solitude would become perhaps attractive if you were to people it with creatures of your own fancy.
Music is escapism, it’s entertainment.
I noted that people are happy here in India. When I went back home, people had everything in the materialistic sense and were surrounded with abundance, but they were not happy.
An excessive knowledge of Marxism is a sign of a misspent youth.
Everywhere that the struggle for national freedom has triumphed, once the authorities agreed, there were military coups d’etat that overthrew their leaders. That is the result time and time again.
Ahmed Ben Bella
I didn’t get married. I do have a boyfriend. We live together.
Melissa Joan Hart
The unions may continue to decline, but if they do, it’ll be their fault.
There can be no defense like elaborate courtesy.
Edward V. Lucas
I ask people why they have deer heads on their walls. They always say because it’s such a beautiful animal. There you go. I think my mother is attractive, but I have photographs of her.
Acting is a total physical, emotional sensation.