Top Quotes About Anything
Sooner or later, we sell out for money.
I’ve experienced several different healing methodologies over the years – counseling, self-help seminars, and I’ve read a lot – but none of them will work unless you really want to heal.
To come back on the ice was hard, and at the same time it was kind of a healing process.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
A child’s kiss is magic. Why else would they be so stingy with them?
I am not officially involved now in the direction of the Teen Challenge ministry, but I rejoice that God permits me to be the father of these ministries.
The vast concourse of people who had assembled to witness the triumphant arrival of the successful travellers was of the lowest orders of mechanics and artisans, among whom great distress and a dangerous spirit of discontent with the government at that time prevailed.
I love TV. I know all the theme songs from the shows I watch. I’m not one of those who’d rather be a movie star. I prefer TV because of the rushed way of working-on a movie set, you sit around and wait and wait to do a scene because they’re adjusting the lights.
Deterrence is the art of producing, in the mind of the enemy, the fear to attack.
You win an Oscar, it can double the audience that you had before.
I’ve never done anything else in my life other than preach and be an activist. Way before I was known.
There’s nothing worse than finding yourself in a situation, a very demanding piece of work, and knowing that you’re not a true ally to the person who’s in charge of all that.
I wasn’t around when Nic was playing Donald. I was around with Charlie.
The only queer people are those who don’t love anybody.
Rita Mae Brown
Wealth and want equally harden the human heart.
Secular humanists suspect there is something more gloriously human about resisting the religious impulse; about accepting the cold truth, even if that truth is only that the universe is as indifferent to us as we are to it.
Let’s be cautious about dreaming up extreme scenarios. The situation in Iraq is still salvageable.
When I was young, I would go to the races and it was an unbelievable feeling when you’d watch them race.
We’re bigger now than we were in the late 70s when we were peaking.
We don’t defeat evil by becoming evil.
A slight daily unconscious luxury is hardly ever wanting to the dwellers in civilization; like the gentle air of a genial climate, it is a perpetual minute enjoyment.
If I could always read, I should never feel the want of company.
When child actors act well they’re just reacting to situations, and they’re acting very real because their life experience is so short; there’s no history to fall back on.
To judge from the notions expounded by theologians, one must conclude that God created most men simply with a view to crowding hell.
Marquis de Sade
The way of peace is the way of love. Love is the greatest power on earth. It conquers all things.
I wake up every morning and I feel like I’m juggling glass balls. I live in Los Angeles, my business is run out of London, and most evenings I’m cuddled up in front of Skype, in my dressing gown, speaking with my studio in London. I travel a lot, my team travel a lot, but I wouldn’t have it any other way.
If it’s on the Internet, then it’s gotta be true.
Today, nearly 40 percent of a senior’s healthcare spending is on pharmaceutical medications.
If thou be industrious to procure wealth, be generous in the disposal of it. Man never is so happy as when he giveth happiness unto another.
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
After convincing myself that was maybe you should at least help out your neighborhood, I really started to think about it later on in life.
I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved.
B. R. Ambedkar
Men do not fight for flag or country, for the Marine Corps or glory or any other abstraction. They fight for one another. And if you came through this ordeal, you would age with dignity.
The only problem with the way they do my character is that they have her get redeemed too early.
What, do you think that feminism means you hate men?
He didn’t want me to become a musician, he wanted me to be a doctor, because he said singing was too hard.
Nusrat F. A. Khan
Our economy is robust and will remain strong as more Americans who want a job find one. Republican economic policies based on tax relief are working for the American people.
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
It doesn’t seem to me strange that children should like the macabre, the sensational, and the forbidden.
Sometimes it’s great, sometimes it’s bad. I think the film could have been a lot better.
We can no longer apply the classic criteria to clearly determine whether and when we should use military force. We are waging war in Afghanistan, for example, but it’s an asymmetrical war where the enemies are criminals instead of soldiers.
Charles Barkley, I used to watch him growing up. Then I met him. He was a big teddy bear.
No, I just thought of a story and wrote down what I saw. It was about two kids in Ireland who went around killing people. It was called Travelers, and it was made as an independent film.
In Italy, the country where fascism was born, we have a particular relation with the Holocaust, but as a turning point in history it belongs to everybody in the world. It is a part of humanity.
One of the things I’ve always personally tried to stress with this band was to have some kind of visual aspect and to be consistent with it – like, not to change.
It was called the Reclaim Guide. It was just a general protest guide that went over security culture and stuff like that. A small portion of that guide dealt with explosives information.
My mother told me to be a lady. And for her, that meant be your own person, be independent.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg
We were criticized throughout that investigation for being too thorough, for taking too long. But time has proved the correctness of that approach.
However, if we examine the Canadian scene closely enough, we can see signs of this physical and spiritual rot settling into a number of our Canadian urban centres with a troubling spill-over into many of our more rural areas.
I am passionately interested in understanding how my country works. And if you want to know about this thing called the United States of America you have to know about the Civil War.
Just do what feels right.
Quite often my narrator or protagonist may be a man, but I’m not sure he’s the more interesting character, or if the more complex character isn’t the woman.