Top Quotes About Anything
Our life of poverty is as necessary as the work itself. Only in heaven will we see how much we owe to the poor for helping us to love God better because of them.
A wise man never loses anything, if he has himself.
Michel de Montaigne
Doubt yourself and you doubt everything you see. Judge yourself and you see judges everywhere. But if you listen to the sound of your own voice, you can rise above doubt and judgment. And you can see forever.
Curses on the law! Most of my fellow citizens are the sorry consequences of uncommitted abortions.
I really don’t want to portray the Islamists as simply evil, the way it’s often done in the west.
When I was quite young, she was working in a hardware store, so I grew up knowing about hardware.
Every time I flicked channels, there I was, talking. I was talking too much and writing too little. So Naomi and I went to Hawaii. The phone was cut off and we lost touch. This gave me the chance to have a good think about my life.
Today, everything has to be made by committee, and has to have special effects, but there’s always room for good films.
I’d like to go away for six months and learn to kiteboard and windsurf. I love pinochle, I love chess and I love windsurfing.
In a decade, America’s mighty rivers will have reached the boiling point.
But actually just yesterday we raised the key of one of my songs two steps up, so my voice is obviously responding. It’s a muscle, and the more you use it, the more you use it right, the more you should get out of it. So yes, I sing.
A woman must have money and a room of her own if she is to write fiction.
Blues music is becoming more and more popular than it ever was. I’m always meeting people on the road that are really young, and are guitar players. male and female.
A little group of willful men, representing no opinion but their own, have rendered the great government of the United States helpless and contemptible.
But happiness is no respecter of persons.
You know, the Internets made us more aware of what people think about us.
I’ve played killers, crazies, and really bad people.
Life is a horizontal fall.
Our aim, during our Presidency in the next six months will be to lead this challenge, to show that Europe can function in a mature and responsible way, to start delivering tangible results that show we are taking people’s concerns seriously.
It is the soothing thing about history that it does repeat itself.
One lucky shot deserves another.
It’s what still excites me most about acting: letting your imagination go places it’s never been before. There’s nothing better than that.
Robin Wright Penn
I am in Ghost Rider but I’m not sure when it’s coming out.
I have a number of alternatives, and each one gives me something different.
Reason can be used only when looking critically back.
Peter D. Mitchell
I always believed that I have something important to say and I said it.
Prudence is a rich, ugly, old maid courted by incapacity.
In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks.
Gentleness is the antidote for cruelty.
It sounds so trite but in relationships, you have to communicate.
I’ve had some of the best and most traumatizing experiences at NBC.
I hope the example of Saddam Hussein will give a lesson to leaders of other countries where human rights are not respected.
Some people think my father was a spy, because of working for that government agency in Vietnam, but he can’t find his car keys, much less keep a national secret.
One cannot and must not try to erase the past merely because it does not fit the present.
The most shocking fact about war is that its victims and its instruments are individual human beings, and that these individual beings are condemned by the monstrous conventions of politics to murder or be murdered in quarrels not their own.
I been getting good crowds. It only took 50 years.
Despite a few really bad days we had quite a lot of fun making Low, especially when all the radical ideas were making sense and things were starting to click.
I like Bill Clinton.
Happiness is like a cat, If you try to coax it or call it, it will avoid you; it will never come. But if you pay not attention to it and go about your business, you’ll find it rubbing against your legs and jumping into your lap.
All you could do was to see them. We were backstage when the Beatles were on and you could just about hear a noise. It was just literally screaming.
In painting feathers, you want to create the look of feathers, but if you try to paint all the feathers, you have nothing but disaster.
The Pawnee chief had left the village the day after the doctor arrived, with 50 or 60 horses and many people, and had taken his course to the north of our route.
It is better to be young in your failures than old in your successes.
So I’m very grateful for everything that has happened in my life.
Films can only be made by by-passing the will of those who appear in them, using not what they do, but what they are.
As far as I’m concerned, there won’t be a Beatles reunion as long as John Lennon remains dead.
Yet with great toil all that I can attain by long experience, and in learned schools, is for to know my knowledge is but vain, and those that think them wise, are greatest fools.
God ceases to be God only for those who can admit the possibility of His non-existence, and that conception is in itself the most severe punishment they can suffer.
These are all voluntary resources which help parents sort out the choices without infringing on the artists’ rights to free speech, which is something that we respect.
It’s been interesting how kids have had hardly any problems watching it, but adults have more trouble. This happened way back even with Jabberwocky and Time Bandits.
And I usually use myself as a model, posing in front of a mirror as I dab the strokes on the canvas.