Top Quotes About Anything
One reason so few of us achieve what we truly want is that we never direct our focus; we never concentrate our power. Most people dabble their way through life, never deciding to master anything in particular.
There is no post-9/11. Everything from now until the end of time is post-9/11.
Joe Bob Briggs
Similarly, another famous little quantum fluctuation that programs you is the exact configuration of your DNA.
I’ve got a computer, but I won’t go near it.
Sometimes in movies, I still have to be the hero, but it’s not all that important to me anymore.
My proposal to re-establish diplomatic relations – not necessarily friendly relations, but diplomatic relations – is a sensible, simple, and straightforward approach that will finally get us off dead center.
In Cuba we use our champions to promote the sport.
Marriage is the tomb of love.
Objects in pictures should so be arranged as by their very position to tell their own story.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
It’s immoral that people make money out of writing crap, but I try not to obsess about it. I don’t want to spend my life being angry.
The current medical records system is this: Room after room after room in a hospital filled with paper files.
You cannot make yourself feel something you do not feel, but you can make yourself do right in spite of your feelings.
Pearl S. Buck
The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.
The heart is great which shows moderation in the midst of prosperity.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
I am co-counsel and as co-counsel I have the right to represent myself, speak for myself and conduct myself and my trial by myself in my best interests in order of due process.
Give a man health and a course to steer, and he’ll never stop to trouble about whether he’s happy or not.
George Bernard Shaw
Dad is my best mate and I can tell Mum absolutely anything. I really appreciate Mum and Dad. Why are we so close? Young parents, I think. The rock business keeps their minds young.
The ideal, it seems to me, is to show things happening and allow the reader to decide what they mean.
John M. Ford
I’m not selling sex. I’m selling underwear and jeans, and I’m not trying to do it with pornography.
I’ve just been more interested in doing film right now and I don’t want to go away from my family for six months, which was what I would have had to have done if I did the play on Broadway.
Who has sent you against me? Who has told you to do this thing?
In the vain laughter of folly wisdom hears half its applause.
Rappers tend to use words sometimes that just rhyme and don’t really mean nothing.
That said, there are certainly still cooks out there who make fantastic historical cornbreads, though the old recipes have often been changed to include modern techniques and ingredients.
I have watched people who have nothing to do with the film business, but who have become part of the circle for a short period of time. They can be truly devastated when the film wraps and people leave.
I am friends with Demi. Don’t believe anything you read.
The mind is exercised by the variety and multiplicity of the subject matter, while the character is moulded by the contemplation of virtue and vice.
The most successful war seldom pays for its losses.
When I’m painting, I’m not aware of what I’m doing. It’s only after a get acquainted period that I see what I’ve been about. I’ve no fears about making changes for the painting has a life of its own.
What distinguishes a great artist from a weak one is first their sensibility and tenderness; second, their imagination, and third, their industry.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
The worse a situation becomes the less it takes to turn it around, the bigger the upside.
If Edwards gained 60 pounds and lost all his hair, he’d look like Dick Cheney!
Nevertheless, in the theatre, and in the cinema, the contemporary reality of Poland has been represented only to a minuscule degree in the last 12 years.
Question with boldness even the existence of a God; because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason, than that of blind-folded fear.
We wanted to take as much time and effort making the video as we did the song.
Children are the keys of paradise.
I’m getting a little bored by the juxtaposition of American and other cinema. I no longer think this division is as true as it might have been in the 1980s, or the early part of the 90s.
People are constantly clamoring for the joy of life. As for me, I find the joy of life in the hard and cruel battle of life – to learn something is a joy to me.
Every adversity, every failure, and every heartache, carries with it the Seed of an equivalent or greater Benefit.
Now begins a torrent of words and a trickling of sense.
There is no great genius without a mixture of madness.
About six weeks later, she called because she had found a dress. And then she said yes.
Self esteem is the reputation we acquire with ourselves.
We have no opinion on the Arab-Arab conflicts.
I finally had to go to the American Civil Liberties Union here in northern California to get my reply published to what I considered to be a hatchet job done by Stanley Crouch.
Even on the greatest teams, there’s always one role player.
Cynicism is intellectual dandyism.
As a woman I have no country. As a woman my country is the whole world.
Democracy still has a real hope and chance in Iraq, and true freedom in this country would be the greatest testament to those who gave their lives for it.
Seven is a lucky number, so I plan to do a lot of lucky things with my seventh place title.