Top Quotes About Anything
Orphans, dead parents, lonely children at Christmas, morose spoken word recordings, everything you love about the holidays. Move the turkey over so you can fit your head in the oven.
I’m not very bright about money. I’m not domestic either. If I don’t learn how to cook, maybe I won’t have to.
If we get the capabilities, NATO, along with the European Union, can do amazing things.
Family involvement is a valuable thing and playing together actively can be the ’90s version of it. Instead of just watching, you can do it together… something we don’t spend enough time on. We can motivate and excite each other about fitness.
I didn’t say my invention is better, nor did I say other stuff does not work.
I am trying to show the world that we are all human beings and that color is not important. What is important is the quality of our work.
Just because it’s automatic doesn’t mean it works.
Daniel J. Bernstein
We are a nation that seeks out solutions and refuses to ignore challenges.
I will never say never, but I will say never to doing the more typical romantic comedies. You know, unless I’m getting audited and I’m on the street and I desperately need some dough and that’s the only thing that I’m getting.
The United States is not stingy. We are the greatest contributor to international relief efforts in the world.
I weep for the liberty of my country when I see at this early day of its successful experiment that corruption has been imputed to many members of the House of Representatives, and the rights of the people have been bartered for promises of office.
What’s the message in Metallica? There is no message, but if there was a message, it really should be look within yourself, don’t listen to me, don’t listen to James, don’t listen to anybody, look within yourself for the answers.
And whether it is equal pay, health care, Social Security, or family leave, this Congress has refused to address issues critical to hard-working American women.
My wife doesn’t care what I do when I’m away, as long as I don’t have a good time.
Our language is the reflection of ourselves. A language is an exact reflection of the character and growth of its speakers.
Philosophy and Art both render the invisible visible by imagination.
George Henry Lewes
To dance is to be out of yourself. Larger, more beautiful, more powerful. This is power, it is glory on earth and it is yours for the taking.
Agnes de Mille
Everyone has a breaking point, turning point, stress point, the game is permeated with it. The fans don’t see it because we make it look so efficient. But internally, for a guy to be successful, you have to be like a clock spring, wound but not loose at the same time.
One guy records the voices, another guy times the storyboard, another guy times the sheets, one guy is the story editor. All these jobs should be covered by the director.
Every discourse, even a poetic or oracular sentence, carries with it a system of rules for producing analogous things and thus an outline of methodology.
I think the Bravo test is really important for a number of reasons. It’s kind of symbolic. It raises a lot of the issues that are related to the whole controversy over nuclear testing.
Once you get away from where you’re from, you look at it in a different way.
I’ve participated in meetings where there were concerns by ethical experts. There is no clear solution.
In recent years, more and more of my time has become absorbed by administrative work for the research council of ETH-Z of which I am presently the president.
When I write down my thoughts, they do not escape me. This action makes me remember my strength which I forget at all times. I educate myself proportionately to my captured thought. I aim only to distinguish the contradiction between my mind and nothingness.
Isidore Ducasse Lautreamont
How beautifully leaves grow old. How full of light and color are their last days.
A self made man is a rarity and hated by the parasites that floated to fame thought their parents, relatives and contacts.
Avoid inquisitive persons, for they are sure to be gossips, their ears are open to hear, but they will not keep what is entrusted to them.
If they had Mozart today, they couldn’t work with him, although he was a very adaptable man.
The poetry from the eighteenth century was prose; the prose from the seventeenth century was poetry.
If the heart stops for more than two minutes, you have massive brain death. There are only two minutes between our conscious world and zero. That’s how fragile our consciousness is.
Our great Republic is a government of laws and not of men. Here, the people rule.
Gerald R. Ford
It is always the adventurers who do great things, not the sovereigns of great empires.
Charles de Montesquieu
My love for the theater has always been a priority. That hasn’t changed. I got into acting that way. The film work that came up was really a surprise.
Philip Seymour Hoffman
Society is one vast conspiracy for carving one into the kind of statue likes, and then placing it in the most convenient niche it has.
The day is not far off when the economic problem will take the back seat where it belongs, and the arena of the heart and the head will be occupied or reoccupied, by our real problems – the problems of life and of human relations, of creation and behavior and religion.
John Maynard Keynes
The characters emerge from my rather twisted mind. That’s another enjoyable part of the job making stuff up.
I did pretty well at the Sydney Olympics, but those were my first Games.
A great man is one who leaves others at a loss after he is gone.
I can sing, but my voice is untrained. I’d like to do a musical someday.
Why do you think the old stories tell of men who set out on great journeys to impress the gods? Because trying to impress people just isn’t worth the time and effort.
The sense of smell, like a faithful counsellor, foretells its character.
Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin
I keep working mainly because my wife and I spend most of our time touring the country doing our own plays.
A fanatic is one who sticks to his guns whether they’re loaded or not.
Franklin P. Jones
Bambi, to a kid, was scary.
Moreover, since the sun remains stationary, whatever appears as a motion of the sun is really due rather to the motion of the earth.
When the honour is given to that scientist personally the happiness is sweet indeed. Science is, on the whole, an informal activity, a life of shirt sleeves and coffee served in beakers.
My overall message for labor members is… that we understand that the benefits of trade are clear, but the disruption and the dislocation are painfully concentrated and we can’t ignore them.
When you get over the anxiety, you discover you should have been mad a long time ago.
There is progress taking place, growth is better. We’re only talking about two years there.
True religious movements prosper and flourish under tribulation.
Sun Myung Moon