Top Quotes About Anything
Sensorial perception, for example, certainly occurs with greater or less accuracy according to the degree of interest; it is constantly given other directions by the change of external stimuli and by ideas.
Very few charter schools are being created in some of the best school districts in the state. If you’re an educational innovator, that isn’t where the greatest need is.
I’m looking forward to influencing others in a positive way. My message is you can do anything if you just put your mind to it.
Hopefully, I can play both sides of the fence. That’s probably what winning the Oscar gives me, the chance to do something with a studio and do other things that I really want to do.
Benicio Del Toro
In my Gau, as far as I know, only Communists who had actually worked against the State were arrested.
The times may have changed, but the people are still the same. We’re still looking for love, and that will always be our struggle as human beings.
The democratic choice Russian people made in the early 90’s is final.
When you read the psychedelic literature, there is a distinction between the so-called natural psychedelics and synthetic psychedelics that are artificially produced.
Most governments in Latin America have failed to recognize the rights of indigenous people and their right to their own traditional territories.
While we are postponing, life speeds by.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I believe in equality for everyone, except reporters and photographers.
The worst thing you can do to a kid is tell them that their dreams are invalid.
Of course the word chaos is used in rather a vague sense by a lot of writers, but in physics it means a particular phenomenon, namely that in a nonlinear system the outcome is often indefinitely, arbitrarily sensitive to tiny changes in the initial condition.
I’m not the kind of actress that goes home with the character. I mean, you’re thinking about the work or the next day’s scenes, but not staying in character. But as a film goes on, you become more and more fragile, emotionally. And physically too, actually.
A wise man thinks what is easy is difficult.
John Churton Collins
I don’t fight anybody anytime or anywhere.
Tommy Lee Jones
He was the sort of person who stood on mountaintops during thunderstorms in wet copper armour shouting “All the Gods are bastards.”
I used to eat lunch with Billy Wilder when I first came out here.
I keep telling people: Don’t make me the poster boy for AA because I don’t know a lot about sobriety, but I do know a lot about drinking.
I always want to write erotic music… Not only about the love between men and women, but in a much more universal sense – about the sensuality of the mechanism of the universe… about life.
I want, of course, peace, grace, and beauty. How do you do that? You work for it.
Sometimes I get lonely, but it’s nice to be alone.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
In art there are tears that lie too deep for thought.
We tried to set up a company that patterned ourselves after Southwest in all the fun, the spirit, the great people, the smile, the efficiency side of it, but we’ve added some extras that people aren’t used to finding on Southwest.
Every good thing in the world stands on the razor-edge of danger.
There is a Passion natural to the Mind of man, especially a free Man, which renders him impatient of Restraint.
People would be shocked to know… that despite the nature of my TV character, I am actually a nice guy.
To me, getting notes, honing the part, and refining the role is the real fun of the play.
One arrives at style only with atrocious effort, with fanatical and devoted stubbornness.
The more excited the rooster gets, the higher his voice goes. He’s got a little bit of a Barney Fife quality to him.
I think I enjoy working obviously as a lead, but also you know I feel I’m also a character actor as well, so I enjoy approaching various projects in all sort of capacities. Any film I have been able to do I feel very fortunate to have been a part of.
We were doing the dance routine and I dislocated my knee. I’ve been doing stunts for a long time and it’s kind of weird that I’d dislocate my knee just dancing.
He who aspires to paradise should learn to deal with people with kindness.
It’s a song that we sing after we win a Test match. We sing it after every one-day series win. It’s been passed down through the generations. It’s the culture of the Australian team.
I’ve gotten to go wonderful places, meet interesting and intelligent people, and I started of course in the theatre and continue to work in the theatre where there is some intelligence involved in it.
It’s good to have mysteries. It reminds us that there’s more to the world than just making do and having a bit of fun.
Charles de Lint
What is worst about America was acted out. What is best in America doesn’t export.
There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.
Art doesn’t transform. It just plain forms.
I didn’t care about being the ‘star.’ I just wanted to make a living and have a consistent career.
I didn’t know how much I cared about having a woman on the court until the day there was a woman on the court.
We are ready to train new Iraqi forces outside Iraq. We did it in Abu Dhabi.
You know, if you hang around this earth long enough you really see how things come full circle.
I seemed to vow to myself that some day I would go to the region of ice and snow and go on and on till I came to one of the poles of the earth, the end of the axis upon which this great round ball turns.
Absence makes the heart grow fonder.
Thomas Haynes Bayly
I’ve succeeded beyond my wildest dreams – financially and the amount of fun I have in my life.
Comic timing… is how to have a relationship with the camera and deal with the camera without looking like you are.
Every crag and gnarled tree and lonely valley has its own strange and graceful legend attached to it.
I’ve heard myself referred to as a quiet superstar, and I don’t quite know what that means.