Top Quotes About Anything
Sooner or later, we sell out for money.
Times of my life, brief periods without music, have completely felt dangerously over the edge.
I had a fear of being alone.
It was a pretty rough neighborhood where I grew up The really tough places were over around Third Avenue where it ran into the Harlem River, but we weren’t far away.
I may be known as the girl who was sunbathing topless with a Prince but Jordan is known as that thick girl who always falls out of clubs drunk. I know which one I prefer.
Asia is rich in people, rich in culture and rich in resources. It is also rich in trouble.
Hubert H. Humphrey
At the end of ’69 I did a gig with Jean Luc Ponty here in L.A. He was an electric violinist.
I have withstood the power of convictions a long time; and therefore I fear I shall be finally left of God.
My only obligation is to keep myself and other people guessing.
Yes, there are times when I get extremely depressed and how I sublimate those feelings is through music.
All paths are the same, leading nowhere. Therefore, pick a path with heart!
I really, really enjoy music and that’s why I do what I do.
The bare recollection of anger kindles anger.
Well, I go to the theater today, and its curtain – there is no curtain in this play; the lights go down and go up – and we start. And I live this character for two hours. There are only two of us in the play. And It’s a complete experience.
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
With any story I write, I could actually write it from three or four different perspectives, which would end with a completely different moral at the end.
I’m pretty goofy, I’ll do anything for a laugh.
I’m as healthy as an ox.
Most important to any fake story is a plausible, realistic edge with a satirical twist that is topical.
I was hired to do as many Boy Commando, Newsboy Legion, and Sandman stories as I could.
Some of those STINKIN’ press people just had to make fun of my decision in joining the show. They also made fun of other choices in my life that I was proud of then and still am now!!!
A beauty is a woman you notice; a charmer is one who notices you.
Adlai E. Stevenson
Tennis is a psychological sport, you have to keep a clear head. That is why I stopped playing.
You have to be willing to accept the information, you have to be willing to work hard. You have to be motivated to go to practice with an open mind. You have to be willing to be criticized. Only you can do those things.
Traveling is my form of self-education. Every stream I fish now is not as good as it used to be. Traveling is my form of self-education. Every stream I fish now is not as good as it used to be. If you keep your eyes open as you travel around, you realize we are destroying this planet.
There is an intimacy about the Opry Theater that gives an entertainer a special charge.
Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.
Robert H. Schuller
Brahms believed that there was no need to publish absolutely everything that Schubert ever wrote.
Today is life-the only life you are sure of. Make the most of today. Get interested in something. Shake yourself awake. Develop a hobby. Let the winds of enthusiasm sweep through you. Live today with gusto.
My first year of pro ball I played in the Northwest league and made the all-star team, and the next year I played I led the team in hitting and was third or fifth in the league.
Good will, like a good name, is got by many actions, and lost by one.
When I get a little money I buy books; and if any is left I buy food and clothes.
And basically I always said when I was little that if I ever became successful or a celebrity, I would buy her this huge house and she would never have to work anymore. And I’ve done that. So I feel happy about doing that.
The heart of marriage is memories; and if the two of you happen to have the same ones and can savor your reruns, then your marriage is a gift from the gods.
Of course there are moments that you wonder how long you should be doing it because there are other aspects which are not nice, of this lifestyle. But I just love winning.
The only risk of failure is promotion.
I very much feel that marriage is a sacrament and that sacrament should extend… to that legal entity of a union between what traditionally in our Western values has been defined as between a man and a woman.
Instead of leading the world by how much we borrow, it’s time that we make sure we lead the world in how much we build and create and invest.
Conviction is worthless unless it is converted into conduct.
The way we’re going… if I called up another pitcher, he’d just hang up the phone on me.
By giving the public a rich and full melody, distinctly arranged and well played, all the time creating new tone colors and patterns, I feel we have a better chance of being successful. I want a kick to my band, but I don’t want the rhythm to hog the spotlight.
That’s another thing, we made up games. We didn’t have equipment. When it snowed, we would play slow motion tackle football. We would play hockey, but we wouldn’t skate. We just made things up. I loved doing that.
My own parents were touchy-feely.
Well, my brother was a schizophrenic, so I understood it in a different way from seeing my brother.
Take my wife… Please!
Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.
If you’ve lost focus, just sit down and be still. Take the idea and rock it to and fro. Keep some of it and throw some away, and it will renew itself. You need do no more.
Clarissa Pinkola Estes
And uh, I’m glad that I still have my hands and my eyes to work with.
If I have freedom in my love, And in my soul am free, – Angels alone that soar above, Enjoy such liberty.
Marriage is give and take. You’d better give it to her or she’ll take it anyway.
I didn’t make any money from my writing until much later. I published about 80 stories for nothing. I spent on literature.