Top Quotes About Anything
Reading, solitude, idleness, a soft and sedentary life, intercourse with women and young people, these are perilous paths for a young man, and these lead him constantly into danger.
The three-year-old who lies about taking a cookie isn’t really a liar after all. He simply can’t control his impulses. He then convinces himself of a new truth and, eager for your approval, reports the version that he knows will make you happy.
Cathy Rindner Tempelsman
Editing is a natural extension of the collage making. It’s actually one of the few areas that women were able to excel in in the film industry from the beginning.
People have known of Shakespeare’s homosexuality down through the ages.
The dream was not to put one black family in the White house, the dream was to make everything equal in everybody’s house.
It’s possible to become so comfortable with one’s style and structure that one ceases to grow.
Foreign policy is really domestic policy with its hat on.
Hubert H. Humphrey
I’ve been thinking about Jesus. Don’t you find it a bit strange that, since He was living with His family and all, He up and left them just when they needed him most?
He gains everyone’s approval who mixes the pleasant with the useful.
We must wake up to the insane reality of our time. We are all irresponsible, unless we demand from the responsible decision makers that modern armaments must no longer be made available to people whose former battle axes and swords our ancestors condemned.
I’m really, really dumb about describing wine, but I like wine that’s full-bodied and dry.
A Victory without danger is a triumph without glory.
If in my youth I had realized that the sustaining splendour of beauty of with which I was in love would one day flood back into my heart, there to ignite a flame that would torture me without end, how gladly would I have put out the light in my eyes.
Now having said that, I realize that releasing a film in the real world is like trying to get General Motors to release a handmade car.
The body is the soul’s poor house or home, whose ribs the laths are and whose flesh the loam.
San Francisco has long been a leader in the arts, nurturing generations of painters, sculptors, poets, novelists, playwrights, film-makers, and performing artists and innovators of every kind.
I never rode a bull – I’m not that stupid.
Rehearsals and screening rooms are often unreliable because they can’t provide the chemistry between an audience and what appears on the stage or screen.
On big issues like war in Iraq, but in many other issues they simply must be multilateral. There’s no other way around. You have the instances like the global warming convention, the Kyoto protocol, when the U.S. went its own way.
To create well I have to be in a good mood, happy and cool.
But I know God has big stuff planned that ultimately doesn’t have anything to do with me.
Michael W. Smith
I feel like I still am struggling in a lot of different ways. I still have to fight for certain things. Certain jobs. At least I’m working and I’m thankful for that.
I grew up mostly with classical, big band, and a lot of Irish music – I really didn’t start listening to rock and roll until I was maybe sixteen.
The bar raises as you go.
William H. Macy
There is no such thing as being too independent.
If football taught me anything about business, it is that you win the game one play at a time.
If power made one evil, then God would be the Devil.
We’ve been very bad at understanding why the right-wing does things.
My head was always bubbling over with facts and it seems to me this had little to do with my paying close attention in school and more to do with my voracious and omnivorous reading habits.
Eric Allin Cornell
I like to feel the burn of the audience’s eyes when I’m whispering all my darkest secrets into the microphone.
Life is about timing.
Strict justice would demand total confiscation of your property, personal imprisonment and fines.
But the courts have dismissed the lawsuits against me and Lee Brown.
Men try to run life according to their wishes; life runs itself according to necessity.
It’s a wonderful thing to see a segment of our population that is open and eager to learn more about Chinese culture. It has filtered into the mainstream. You see credit-card ads on TV with white couples and Chinese babies.
Six months later I was in Paris. I was 16, and it all started to happen.
It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for something you are not.
Certainly, the Bush Administration will rely in the first instance on its friends, since it would be both illogical and counterproductive to reward its adversaries.
Richard V. Allen
In sixth grade, my basketball team made it to the league championships. In double overtime, with three seconds left, I rebounded the ball and passed it – to the wrong team! They scored at the buzzer and we lost the game. To this day, I still have nightmares!
A man would do nothing if he waited until he could do it so well that no one could find fault.
John Henry Newman
I like the name Atomic Kitten. It’s so great.
I am still into the people I listened to growing up, so I completely remember what is like to be a fan, I haven’t changed.
I think it was a great moment for America to have two ladies on the podium.
Justice in the extreme is often unjust.
The cat is a dilettante in fur.
I’m being told it saves money to shoot in Toronto, because of tax benefits, the crews are cheaper, but what I save in the bottom line, I lose in a million other ways.
The safest words are always those which bring us most directly to facts.
Charles Henry Parkhurst
They emphasize the viewpoint that the protracted economic stagnation in Japan derives from incomplete economic adjustments to significant changes in relative prices.
My parents were French and Irish and our family even has Spanish blood-and I do so love the United States and consider myself part American.
I don’t back down. I don’t cave when the pressure gets too great from these partisan political ideological forces.
No money on earth can buy the love and affection that has been given to me by a grateful nation.
Abdul Qadeer Khan