Top Quotes About Anything
People say funny things all the time during really serious moments in life.
I’m very intelligent. I’m capable of doing everything put to me. I’ve launched a perfume and want my own hotel chain. I’m living proof blondes are not stupid.
The house of delusions is cheap to build but drafty to live in.
A. E. Housman
I don’t want people to know what I’m actually like. It’s not good for an actor.
I’d love to try my hand at something else.
Even though we work in the same field, we have an intense private life away from our professional lives.
Your former Fathers the Spaniards have now no further Authority over you.
I was very active but I was dyslexic and had a really hard time at school.
I’m telling you, it’s so exciting playing out there because I’m playing well, you have the crowd behind you, and it’s such a good feeling. I’m really having a good time out there.
I wanted to talk about my life. There is so much. I was 18 when I made the record, and I had a lot to say.
When a woman is talking to you, listen to what she says with her eyes.
I can live without money, but I cannot live without love.
In fact, I had the idea because of Peter Falk. I saw my dad watching a Peter Falk movie and something clicked in my head. I gotta go make a movie for Peter Falk and me.
In Kansas I have a chess school.
For many years I was engaged in journalism, writing articles and chronicles for the daily press without ever joining the staff of any newspaper.
Johannes Vilhelm Jensen
I have to ask Allah’s forgiveness and not get angry, because they come to me out of love, and it’s not fitting that I should turn to them in hatred.
Abdul Qadeer Khan
The fact that maybe I had some success playing G’Kar doesn’t guarantee me three years later that I can still do it, so I have to keep my senses alive and still be working on it.
I can do something else besides stuff a ball through a hoop. My biggest resource is my mind.
I have, on the other hand, felt ill will from various people in the industry and the press.
It is true, indeed, that the national domain is ours. It is true it was acquired by the valor and with the wealth of the whole nation. But we hold, nevertheless, no arbitrary power over it.
William H. Seward
Yet, so far from laboring to know the forbidden tree of worldly pleasures and its various fruits, man gives himself up to a careless and thoughtless state of life, and yields to the lust of the flesh, not considering that this lust is really the forbidden tree.
The internet was supposed to homogenize everyone by connecting us all. Instead what it’s allowed is silos of interest.
I don’t think that digital photography is romantic yet. It’s not sympathetic the way that film is.
I went in for an operation to remove a brain tumor.
How do I know why Miles walks off the stage? Why don’t you ask him? And besides, maybe we’d all like to be like Miles, and just haven’t got the guts.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
You learn just by trying and experimenting. By the time I was 14, I had my own comic strip in the Kansas City paper.
These charges that have been made against me, that Prof. Prescott has made, has charged against me, that I denied the atonement in conversation with him, are absolutely false.
John Harvey Kellogg
The notion that human life is sacred just because it is human life is medieval.
Comedy is difficult, especially slapstick. The trick is to have fun while you are performing it.
Nolan Ryan is pitching much better now that he has his curve ball straightened out.
I accepted the interviews and encounters that had to be held with the media, but I would have preferred to work in peace.
If listeners aren’t carried away to Heaven, I’m failing.
La Monte Young
Many slaves on this continent are oppressed, and their cries have reached the ears of the Most High. Such are the purity and certainty of his judgments, that he cannot be partial in our favor.
Miracles happen to those who believe in them.
Military intelligence interrogators, however, their goal is to get information, to save lives, to stop the war, to find Saddam – whatever the information is going to be used for, at whatever cost.
The U.S. army confirmed that it gave a lucrative fire fighting contract in Iraq to the firm once run by the Vice President Dick Cheney without any competitive bidding. When asked if this could be conceived as Cheney’s friends profiting from the war, the spokesman said ‘Yes.’
What one state could not get alone, what one miner against a powerful corporation could not achieve, can be achieved by the union.
Mary Harris Jones
All the signs were right. And when I mean all the sings were right, the only signs that we care about when we start a project of making a record is, do we have the songs – it’s that simple.
People who cease to believe in God or goodness altogether still believe in the devil. I don’t know why. No, I do indeed know why. Evil is always possible. And goodness is eternally difficult.
Not to transmit an experience is to betray it.
If you fall seventy times a day, rise seventy times and return to God so that you will not fall too often.
I literally paid my way through the University of Texas with my umpiring.
The writing of the wise are the only riches our posterity cannot squander.
Walter Savage Landor
It’s important to be active in the causes that are important to you… That’s how we make changes in this world.
Finally, the ecological health of the Mississippi River and its economic importance to the many people that make their living or seek their recreation is based on a healthy river system.
I don’t like directors that just say, Stand there and now do this.
We cast away priceless time in dreams, born of imagination, fed upon illusion, and put to death by reality.
The House of Peers, throughout the war, did nothing in particular, and did it very well.
We hope we are moving toward a world where sexual orientation is not an issue, because we hate the idea of a gay ghetto. I think that it’s a real shame that people become restricted by their sexuality or define their whole lives by their sexuality.
I love being in a band. I love that collaborative spirit, although some would suggest that I don’t get involved in the collaborative spirit, but it’s not true.