Top Quotes About Anything
Ranchers need clean water for their stock, farmers need it for their crops, every employer needs it to stay in business, and every living thing needs it for life… The law needs to be clear to protect water quality and the rights of landowners.
While being called beautiful is extremely flattering, I would much rather be noticed for my work as an actress.
Incommensurables cannot be compared.
I’m not an urban person.
Nothing endures but change.
In England only uneducated people show off their knowledge; nobody quotes Latin or Greek authors in the course of conversation, unless he has never read them.
This time, there have been a lot of interesting discussion about the subject matter and I’ve had a good time talking about it. And in some of the cases, I’m not just signing books; I’m showing slides and talking about the work.
It’s hardware that makes a machine fast. It’s software that makes a fast machine slow.
No amounts of stone and bone could yield the kinds of information that the paintings gave so freely.
I was always influenced by language.
Man is a child of his environment.
Only thought can resemble. It resembles by being what it sees, hears, or knows; it becomes what the world offers it.
I liked that idea. Someone who’s trying to perform herself and not succeeding.
It’s time to stop the raid on the Social Security trust fund and start allowing Americans to invest their Social Security taxes in personal savings accounts.
This resolution is further proof that Congress stands firmly behind our troops and remains resolved to pursue those responsible for the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, until they are discovered, detained, and punished.
My function at Verve was that of a genuine producer in artists and repertoire.
I actually have more respect for people who are in the closet. You end up exposing so much of yourself because you have to talk about your sexual life. You shouldn’t have to talk about it.
So, I got a lot of recruitment letters from track.
There is nothing the matter with Americans except their ideals. The real American is all right; it is the ideal American who is all wrong.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Our greatest foes, and whom we must chiefly combat, are within.
Miguel De Cervantes
If you will practice being fictional for a while, you will understand that fictional characters are sometimes more real than people with bodies and heartbeats.
It became evident to me that there was a very serious political element at work. I know that the term impeachment was bandied about. I do not believe, however, that the word was used with the ferocity it was more recently or that it was in the Nixon years.
Fred F. Fielding
Where there is an open mind, there will always be a frontier.
Well, they’re Southern people, and if they know you are working at home they think nothing of walking right in for coffee. But they wouldn’t dream of interrupting you at golf.
Mickey Mouse… is always there-he’s part of my life. That really is something not everyone can call their claim to fame.
I should have known better. Pro-life arguments are now based on scientific evidence and the pro-choice arguments are not. That is a cultural, historical fact.
Democracy is indispensable to socialism.
The final phone call that said we’re going to be picked up again was just a miracle. We’ve overcome the impossible and we’re still pushing forward. I know John is smiling and so happy that he gets to watch us on TV.
I don’t have to run the Peace Corps. I could live without seeing my picture in the newspapers and without being interviewed.
We grow in time to trust the future for our answers.
There is a big cry in California to stop everyone from running to Canada.
I hate how I’ve had the mantle set on my shoulders as being against the record label. We’ve had some issues, but that is the nature of business.
Public confidence in the integrity of the Government is indispensable to faith in democracy; and when we lose faith in the system, we have lost faith in everything we fight and spend for.
Adlai E. Stevenson
I can say I have become far more open about what I believe.
When you become a star, you don’t change – everyone else does.
To be able to endure odium is the first art to be learned by those who aspire to power.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Education should prepare our minds to use its own powers of reason and conception rather than filling it with the accumulated misconceptions of the past.
Bryant H. McGill
There’s no reason for the establishment to fear me. But it has every right to fear the people collectively – I am one with the people.
There stands the shadow of a glorious name.
You know, you have to put bread on the table. So you thank God you got the job.
Umpires, like players, are expected to show constant improvement each season and at each level. Inconsistent plate work and the inability to handle situations are probably the two biggest problems that minor league umpires face.
If all of us acted in unison as I act individually there would be no wars and no poverty. I have made myself personally responsible for the fate of every human being who has come my way.
They need help, and we have helped, and we are here to help. And we are helping, and we’re going to continue to help.
We live in a moment of history where change is so speeded up that we begin to see the present only when it is already disappearing.
R. D. Laing
It is incumbent on every generation to pay its own debts as it goes. A principle which if acted on would save one-half the wars of the world.
I don’t really want to be doing high budget, where they’ve got cranes and everything. That just sounds boring, having to do the same thing over and over again.
If you take one rivet out of an airplane, it will be all right, it’ll keep flying. You take another rivet out of the airplane and it still flies. So what the heck, let’s take more rivets out of the airplane, and sooner or later, the airplane drops from the sky.
Greatness is not measured by what a man or woman accomplishes, but by the opposition he or she has overcome to reach his goals.
The heart of standing is you cannot fly.
Well, whether it’s on film or on TV, you don’t want to throw too many curves at your audio and video guys.
My wife is so analytical with raising kids, and I am not. My feeling is if they turn out good, then that means I was a good daddy and put a lot of effort into it. If they turn out bad, it means they took after her side of the family.