Top Quotes About Anything
Smart women love smart men more than smart men love smart women.
Doing shows is always a side of skating that I’ve loved, it’s the performing. I get to do that without the pressure, it’s always fun between the skaters and the preparation, the show is always so much fun.
Marriage has historically been in the domain of the States to regulate.
Eric Clapton always wanted to come out onstage with a stuffed parrot on his shoulder.
There’s been a lot of role reversal going on in the band. The roles people have been playing for a long time will always be there, but everybody’s willing to try on different outfits.
So after being with somebody for any number of days like that, you can’t help but feel for them. You can’t help them, but you certainly can root for them.
It takes a real storm in the average person’s life to make him realize how much worrying he has done over the squalls.
Teens aren’t just interested in getting laid. I won’t believe that’s all they’re interested in. I have four younger sisters and they’re sick of being shown how they’re supposed to react in bed.
Castles in the air – they are so easy to take refuge in. And so easy to build too.
The minority yields to the majority!
But if you have a point of view and you’re an artist or a writer, it’s kind of crazy to not take advantage of that, especially if you can do something that’s entertaining as well. I’ve done a number of things like that over the years.
Twenty years ago, I was living in a lovely cottage on the edge of Dartmoor but I couldn’t afford to run a car.
I found marriage somewhat stifling. I don’t know that I am the kind of man who ought to be married.
Take advantage of every opportunity to practice your communication skills so that when important occasions arise, you will have the gift, the style, the sharpness, the clarity, and the emotions to affect other people.
It will always be the ball and me.
My dreams were all my own; I accounted for them to nobody; they were my refuge when annoyed – my dearest pleasure when free.
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
The gods had condemned Sisyphus to ceaselessly rolling a rock to the top of a mountain, whence the stone would fall back of its own weight. They had thought with some reason that there is no more dreadful punishment than futile and hopeless labor.
I really would rather have gone to New York, since all my training had been in theater, but I didn’t have the guts to go there alone. I knew only one person in New York, and that was a man. What I needed was a woman. That’s the way Southern girls thought.
So long as there is one pretty girl left on the stage, the professional undertakers may hold up their burial of the theater.
George Jean Nathan
Genuine equality between the sexes can only be realized in the process of the socialist transformation of society as a whole.
Mao Tse Tung
I am proud of what I have got and I need an audience.
I also think a Hot Mom is someone who can connect with what’s current in her kids’ world.
Fiction is life with the dull bits left out.
My first recording, a guy came down to Philadelphia and heard me play and he introduced me to Alfred Lion.
I am a part of the political process whether the multinational forces are present or not. Politics is serving the people, not chairs and positions.
Muqtada al Sadr
The movers and shakers have always been obsessive nuts.
One of the things that wrong with pictures today, I think, is that so many of the people making them started out wanting to.
I love not man the less, but Nature more.
When actors are talking, they are servants of the dramatist. It is what they can show the audience when they are not talking that reveals the fine actor.
I’m not just a model who plays volleyball, or a volleyball player who supports herself modeling. I’m a female athlete personality.
I know the British people and they are not passengers – they are drivers.
New Hampshire state government is a big customer for prescription drug companies. Just as businesses do, we should take advantage of the bargaining power we have as a big customer.
Don’t overestimate the decency of the human race.
H. L. Mencken
Ruth was probably the greatest athlete to perform in any sport. Never has there been anybody like him.
You have the highest of human trusts committed to your care. Providence has showered on this favored land blessings without number, and has chosen you as the guardians of freedom, to preserve it for the benefit of the human race.
J. Reuben Clark
I always wear my sweater back-to-front; it is so much more flattering.
I was against gay marriage until I realized I didn’t have to get one.
From this it follows that con-sideration for other persons or for other living beings is very vital for goodness and want of consideration for other people makes human beings selfish, regardless for other people’s good.
Happy is the novelist who manages to preserve an actual love letter that he received when he was young within a work of fiction, embedded in it like a clean bullet in flabby flesh and quite secure there, among spurious lives.
John Paul II made it clear that… liberation theology based on the teaching of Jesus Christ was necessary, but liberation theology that used a Marxist analysis was unacceptable.
It’s Frank’s painting on the cover. We were originally going to use a Salvador Dali painting that we got permission from Salvador Dali to use, and Frank found this one, and it really did fit the music much more.
You don’t win tournaments by playing well and thinking poorly.
If I could only get people to rub my belly for good lucky and then throw money in my fountain, it’d be a perfect world.
We had discovered an accursed country. We had found the Home of the Blizzard.
Furthermore, they were constantly informed by all the camp authorities that they had been abandoned by the world: they were beggars and lucky to receive the daily soup of starvation.
To think Being itself explicitly requires disregarding Being to the extent that it is only grounded and interpreted in terms of beings and for beings as their ground, as in all metaphysics.
I started writing songs at age 15.
I think in Atlantic Canada, because of what happened in the decades following Confederation, there is a culture of defeat that we have to overcome.
Value your freedom or you will lose it, teaches history. ‘Don’t bother us with politics’, respond those who don’t want to learn.
The intellectual debility of contemporary conservatism is indicated by its silence on all important matters.
So, I really don’t consider myself a fabulous keyboard player.