Top Quotes About Anything
One can’t relive one’s life. Forgiveness is not what’s difficult; one’s always too ready to forgive. And it does no good, that’s obvious.
Nations, like individuals, are punished for their transgressions.
Ulysses S. Grant
Those who plot the destruction of others often perish in the attempt.
You don’t tell us how to stage the news and we don’t tell you how to cover it.
A true friend is someone who is there for you when he’d rather be anywhere else.
I will always listen to my coaches. But first I listen to my body. If what they tell me suits my body, great. If my body doesn’t feel good with what they say, then always my body comes first.
The citizens of America expect more. They deserve and they want more than a recital of problems.
There is nothing wrong with dedication and goals, but if you focus on yourself, all the lights fade away and you become a fleeting moment in life.
You cannot win if you cannot run.
My workout was running down fly balls, stealing a base, or running for my life on the football field.
I think in the case of horror, it’s a chance to confront a lot of your worse fears and those fears usually have to do, ironically, with powerlessness and isolation.
I am an actress and acting is my passion… period!
I quite agree with you. The sun is not kind. God should use a rose amber spot.
The United States has it’s own propaganda, but it’s very effective because people don’t realize that it’s propaganda. And it’s subtle, but it’s actually a much stronger propaganda machine than the Nazis had but it’s funded in a different way.
At age 77, I need the help of someone with more energy than I can now summon to finish a book.
What force is more potent than love?
I think I am a child. Everything blows my mind.
No government ought to be without censors; and where the press is free no one ever will.
This planet Earth, the act of putting a roof over our heads, our flesh and blood existence, it’s all very temporary.
Melissa Auf der Maur
Bodies which contain a greater proportion of water than is necessary to balance the other elements, are speedily corrupted, and lose their virtues and properties.
Marcus V. Pollio
I like to believe that people in the long run are going to do more to promote peace than our governments. Indeed, I think that people want peace so much that one of these days governments had better get out of the way and let them have it.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
As a child I knew almost nothing, nothing beyond what I had picked up in my grandmother’s house. All children, I suppose, come into the world like that, not knowing who they are.
V. S. Naipaul
Man is descended from a hairy, tailed quadruped, probably arboreal in its habits.
Everything you need to get that relaxed driving that brings consistency only comes with practice.
I can’t remember anybody saying, Let’s get this show on the road.
If you had told me I’d be making 62 tomorrow, I’d say you were lying.
The Four Levels of Comedy: Make your friends laugh, Make strangers laugh, Get paid to make strangers laugh, and Make people talk like you because it’s so much fun.
Our Cuba policy didn’t make much sense during the Cold War and makes even less sense now.
Stephen M. Walt
War is grounded in the notion of triumph and defeat. It is zero-sum.
It is what you read when you don’t have to that determines what you will be when you can’t help it.
You know it’s always amazed me – I think the most startling thing that’s happened in the last couple of decades is that there is no sort of objective reporting anymore.
Brian De Palma
It is the faithfulness of God that allows epistemology to model ontology.
People blame their environment. There is only one person to blame – and only one – themselves.
And it is because a series of elements in Spanish life which operate today the same way as they did in the times of Blanco White made obvious my relationship with him, based on a similarity in Spain’s condition.
Marriage is not just spiritual communion, it is also remembering to take out the trash.
I felt like I’d been misplaced in the cosmos and I belonged in Maine.
Boldness and decision command, often even in evil, the respect and concurrence of mankind.
Robert Dale Owen
You know, I had my mother and my father convincing me that he would be going back to Hollywood and he’d be back with the actresses and dating them and that he wasn’t serious about me at all. So I had him saying one thing to me and my parents telling me something else.
The secret is to cook the aubergines the day before and let them dry of all the oil they drank in cooking. When you cook aubergine, they eat a lot of oil. It can be very heavy.
On the acquisition of Louisiana, in the year 1803, the attention of the government of the United States, was early directed towards exploring and improving the new territory.
Ride the horse in the direction that it’s going.
Be nice to people on your way up because you’ll meet them on your way down.
See, when I paint, it is an experience that, at its best, is transcending reality.
I love doing action.
One can only become a philosopher, but not be one. As one believes he is a philosopher, he stops being one.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
And with the rape, I was showing why the rape statistics are exaggerated, and saying that date rape was much more complex than the way feminists had portrayed it, as men oppressing women.
What pride to discover that nothing belongs to you – what a revelation.
Emile M. Cioran
You can’t be friends with a squirrel! A squirrel is just a rat with a cuter outfit.
Sarah Jessica Parker
I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love.
I think that every show on television has its place. I think Married With Children or, I don’t know, The Nanny… some people want to go home, turn on the TV and be able to iron their clothes or grab a sandwich. Come out and catch a joke and not have to follow the story.
There is only room in the lifeboat of your life for one, and you always choose yourself, and turn your parents into whatever it takes to keep you afloat.