Top Quotes About Anything
Perfect reason flees all extremity, and leads one to be wise with sobriety.
The main issue was deciding what to play: Should it be old Ramones material or new material? I had about three albums worth of new material, but I knew that people would rather hear the Ramones songs.
Dee Dee Ramone
The president, clearly as a result of the war and the afterglow of the war, is in a time of great attention.
No, the czar did not want us in the schools.
Examples is more forcible than precept. People look at my six days in the week to see what I mean on the seventh.
We’re shooting for the title of hardest-working band in America.
Not managing your time and making excuses are two bad habits. Don’t put them both together by claiming you “don’t have the time”.
He who knows all things and believes nothing is damned.
Once you wake up and smell the coffee, it’s hard to go back to sleep.
I look forward to another good year next year. It would be nice to win, too.
I was meeting the ball better. The averages don’t always tell the whole truth.
It is impossible to experience one’s death objectively and still carry a tune.
But we should also not forget the difference between what first motivated me and the work that is the result.
The current total of countries in the world with First Amendments is one. You have guaranteed freedom of speech. Other countries don’t have that.
Even rock stars are entitled to privacy.
Being over seventy is like being engaged in a war. All our friends are going or gone and we survive amongst the dead and the dying as on a battlefield.
In a gentle way, you can shake the world.
And there never was an apple, in Adam’s opinion, that wasn’t worth the trouble you got into for eating it.
The Guide is definitive. Reality is frequently inaccurate.
There is no religion without love, and people may talk as much as they like about their religion, but if it does not teach them to be good and kind to man and beast, it is all a sham.
No one is really miserable who has not tried to cheapen life.
David Starr Jordan
We all come from our own little planets. That’s why we’re all different. That’s what makes life interesting.
Robert E. Sherwood
It is not good to cross the bridge before you get to it.
President-elect Bush spoke in a forceful and candid manner that it is his passion that all children should have access to a first class education.
Throughout history there have been many other examples, similar to that of Haeckel, Huxley and the cell, where a key piece of a particular scientific puzzle was beyond the understanding of the age.
He is an old bore. Even the grave yawns for him.
Herbert Beerbohm Tree
There is one instance that we cite in the report where in one of the conversations a member of organized crime is talking to another member of organized crime and he suggests that Attorney General Kennedy should be murdered.
Reading – the best state yet to keep absolute loneliness at bay.
It’s something I never dreamed I’d be doing, making movies.
I don’t take part in it the way I used to-the bimbos, the free beers, free drugs, all that. That’s still there if you want it, but I don’t really seek that out any more.
Well, I’ve been a fan of videogames all my life.
But I think that your entire life is a process of sorting out some of those early messages that you got.
I remember when I was a kid in school and teachers would explain things to me about what I read, and I’d think, Where did they get that? I didn’t read that in there. Later you look at it and think, That’s kind of an interesting idea.
I never dreamed that shooting a film would be so hard. There was less regulation then of child actors’ hours. Even the concept of acting confused me.
Products made in China are cheap through the exploitation of the workforce. Every time we shop, we are driving the nail further into the coffin of American manufacturing jobs.
Over the years, I’ve covered 22,000 miles.
Kenneth H. Cooper
If there were no poetry on any day in the world, poetry would be invented that day. For there would be an intolerable hunger.
War is what happens when language fails.
Today, with a recording, he can hear the thing enough times until he really gets acquainted with the language, and then he can begin to make an estimate of the intrinsic, aesthetic value of that piece of music.
I struggled for 15 years in this business before Miami Vice came along.
I believe when it comes to love, there’s something intangible about who we are attracted to, and I don’t think I have a pattern.
My mother had to explain that one couldn’t compose a Liszt rhapsody because it was a piece of music that Liszt himself had composed.
If we win, we’ll make history, and I’ll serve you on the Agriculture Committee.
We have to put in our time every day to try and achieve and learn so that we can develop our talents and each of you, thank goodness, have special talents; each of you are special persons.
I lay a lot of blame at the feet of Dusty Baker for not being more strict about fundamentals, which I think would give the team a stronger day-to-day identity.
The rat stops gnawing in the wood, the dungeon walls withdraw, the weight is lifted your pulse steadies and the sun has found your heart, the day was not bad, the season has not been bad, there is sense and even promise in going on.
Bernard De Voto
After about 15 minutes, you feel that you’re winning them over.
We must make it an imperative duty of our government to protect the gifts which Nature has bestowed on America and to insure the maintenance of a clean, healthy, wholesome environment for our people.
George Lincoln Rockwell
I don’t care about motivation. I care about credibility.
Cultivation to the mind is as necessary as food to the body.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Much good work is lost for the lack of a little more.
Edward H. Harriman