Top Quotes About Anything
One thing you have to give up is attaching importance to what people see in you.
They say I do not have the qualifications to be president, that I do not have education. Well, I would never divide the Liberian people.
When my journal appears, many statues must come down.
Country music is three chords and the truth.
Where there is no struggle, there is no strength.
I have music inside me and I’m very lucky to be able to play music and that’s the way that I try to do it.
When I was asked to be Writer in Residence at Edinburgh I thought, you can’t teach poetry. This is ridiculous.
Next to fried foods, the South has suffered most from oratory.
Creation destroys as it goes, throws down one tree for the rise of another. But ideal mankind would abolish death, multiply itself million upon million, rear up city upon city, save every parasite alive, until the accumulation of mere existence is swollen to a horror.
David Herbert Lawrence
It all started when my dog began getting free roll over minutes.
May the United Nations ever be vigilant and potent to defeat the swallowing up of any nation, at any time, by any means-by armies with banners, by force or by fraud, by tricks or by midnight treachery.
Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.
The current constitutional law places the president of the republic in an embarrassing situation.
Jose Eduardo Dos Santos
With Fellini, the fear dropped out of my work because it was such a happy experience… hanging out with Fellini, having pasta on the set with Fellini, and going out with Fellini!
An arrow may fly through the air and leave no trace; but an ill thought leaves a trail like a serpent.
Being someone I’m not for a period of time and loving every minute of being in someone else’s skin.
I love playing Jim. I love working with this cast and the opportunity to come back and work with them again was just way too appealing for me. Also, I think this is a great way to wrap up the franchise.
The excitement right now is coming from the Liberty movement. And the Republicans want a piece of it.
They wanted to make her less rural, less of a cartoon. Not that Southern woman are cartoonish – they’re the strongest women in this country, but with Val they wanted to take the stereotypical things out.
Joan Van Ark
I was the kid who always liked to take the ball down to the school even in my free time, kick it against the wall, juggle it in the front yard and so it was kind of a perpetual state of playing soccer for me.
In nine times out of ten, the slanderous tongue belongs to a disappointed person.
The condition in New Orleans was changing every day. I said, why don’t we appropriate another $10 billion, come back and look at the situation, and do another $10 billion every week, or every 10 days?
I believe sanity and realism can be restored to the teaching of Mathematical Statistics most easily and directly by entrusting such teaching largely to men and women who have had personal experience of research in the Natural Sciences.
Mathematics is written for mathematicians.
Common sense is perhaps the most equally divided, but surely the most underemployed, talent in the world.
Politics is a contest among people of diverse backgrounds and philosophies, advocating different solutions to common problems. The system only works when principled, energetic people participate.
I was the classic midfield organiser who could also score goals.
Try to realize it’s all within yourself no one else can make you change, and to see you’re only very small and life flows on within you and without you.
In the gay (Catholic) community, it would seem, the maxim is: love the sin and love the sinner, but hate anyone who calls it a sin or him a sinner.
Richard John Neuhaus
Honor wears different coats to different eyes.
Denzel Washington invoked confidence. When you have confidence, you can do anything. And that’s what happened. I learned about being honest and keeping it true, keeping it true in my performance.
Appetite, craving for food, is a constant and powerful stimulator of the gastric glands.
Confidence comes from hours and days and weeks and years of constant work and dedication.
But, having a perfume and license, in general, is a financial necessity. A designer must, to reap back the money spent on prototypes and all that sort of thing.
I’ve discovered I’ve got this preoccupation with ordinary people pursued by large forces.
Also, I’ve already won all the awards.
I think that somehow, we learn who we really are and then live with that decision.
For me, there is nothing worse than the knowledge that my life holds nothing for me but being a writer.
If you see swarms of guys coming around you, you have to try and avoid being stuck on the kerb.
Of course, I also attribute some of my hearing loss to being in the infantry in World War II. It’s probably a combination of heredity and noise exposure.
There is not a liberal America and a conservative America – there is the United States of America. There is not a black America and a white America and latino America and asian America – there’s the United States of America.
I like to praise and reward loudly, to blame quietly.
Writing can sometimes be exploitative. I like to take a few steps of remove in order to respect the privacy of the subject. If readers make the link, they have engaged with the poem.
I’m proud to be here as a man that has played first base more than anybody in the game of baseball.
Commanded love of all men indiscriminately is an obliteration of distinction between love and hate, and therefore is not love at all.
No, I majored in biology, in a pre-med program.
Without a doubt, the best way to get to know me is through my music.
The last few years have been pretty hectic.
Words are not even within me. They’re not in my vocabulary to really express the kind of feeling that I had.
For me context is the key – from that comes the understanding of everything.
You can’t get spoiled if you do your own ironing.
A good quartet is like a good conversation among friends interacting to each other’s ideas.