Top Quotes About Anything
Sweat plus sacrifice equals success.
Charles O. Finley
Never in any case say I have lost such a thing, but I have returned it. Is your child dead? It is a return. Is your wife dead? It is a return. Are you deprived of your estate? Is not this also a return?
I would be most content if my children grew up to be the kind of people who think decorating consists mostly of building enough bookshelves.
A lot of people are obsessed with looking cool. They feel they have to look after their image.
My father was my main influence. He was a preacher, but he was also a history and political science teacher, and since he was my hero, I wanted to follow in his footsteps and become a teacher.
The greatest hits in some weird way marks the end of something.
If you wish to avoid foreign collision, you had better abandon the ocean.
I’m sort of obsessed with the news. That is a syndrome. But I don’t watch a whole lot of TV.
When we are out there selling a new picture, when did it become part of the deal that you have to sell the family? To use the juicy part of your life to get attention? I’m not blaming the reporters. It’s the system.
Point me out the happy man and I will point you out either egotism, selfishness, evil – or else an absolute ignorance.
Know when to speak – for many times it brings danger, to give the best advice to kings.
We must learn which ceremonies may be breached occasionally at our convenience and which ones may never be if we are to live pleasantly with our fellow man.
Nobody’s perfect. Everyone slides here and there, and they have their ups and downs. When they are down, that is not the time to step all over them.
Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.
I never was a person who wanted a handout. I was a cafeteria worker. I’m not too proud to ask the Best Western manager to give me a job. I have cleaned homes.
Man is born broken. He lives by mending. The grace of God is glue.
The whole structure of science gradually grows, but only as it is built upon a firm foundation of past research.
THE GODS was my first professional band and I learned a lot during that time. It was very cool playing with so many great musicians as it helped me to learn.
We were interested in this notion of compression- a lot of the songs were really short so that you’d absorb them in memory rather than when you’re actually hearing them.
No man surely has so short a memory as the American.
Rebecca H. Davis
Home is not where you live, but where they understand you.
Who among us has never looked up into the heavens on a starlit night, lost in wonder at the vastness of space and the beauty of the stars?
Being a mum has made me a lot more responsible, it’s not just me anymore. But it’s also brought me the most joy ever!
I feel I let my team down today. My heart is bleeding for everybody else. I felt like I should have gotten it done today. That’s how it is. Sometimes you do, sometimes you don’t.
We must all make peace so that we can all live in peace.
You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep spring from coming.
How small a part of time they share, That are so wondrous sweet and fair!
We estimate that once Iraq acquires fissile material – whether from a foreign source or by securing the materials to build an indigenous fissile material capability – it could fabricate a nuclear weapon within one year.
I am trying to show the world that we are all human beings and that color is not important. What is important is the quality of our work.
Big game photography in Africa is mainly done from a vehicle, so then I feel I might as well take the lot.
That’s kind of the mission statement for the label: to try to do great music that touches people’s hearts.
The American flag represents all of us and all the values we hold sacred.
It’s all about theme and development anyway. That’s what music is about.
Divisional exercise is a great game of make-believe.
The Wright brothers flew through the smoke screen of impossibility.
Many mathematicians derive part of their self-esteem by feeling themselves the proud heirs of a long tradition of rational thinking; I am afraid they idealize their cultural ancestors.
That’s what I love about our music – it’ll never be a hit because you can’t dance to it.
Joys divided are increased.
J. G. Holland
I think that my work is my attempt, I suppose, is to try and become a piece of connective tissue. I’m trying to communicate with people here and in America – in rich countries – about what I see on the ground in badly affected areas.
Yeah, I spent about 20 years in a dorm room. It took me a while to graduate.
Men’s minds must be free, and that means the minds of all, not the minds of a select few.
Mary Barnett Gilson
I can’t talk fellowship to you who are gathered here. Too much blood has been spilled. I know from my experience it is up to the working people to save themselves. The only way they can save themselves is by a strong working-class movement.
Neither Western donor countries like the U.S. nor poor recipients like Cameroon care much about Africans who are poor, rural and female.
Nicholas D. Kristof
Take a look at your natural river. What are you? Stop playing games with yourself. Where’s your river going? Are you riding with it? Or are you rowing against it? Don’t you see that there is no effort if you’re riding with your river?
Frederick Carl Frieseke
We have no other means of recognising a work of art than our feeling for it.
I told them I belong to the same organizations and clubs Mrs. Roosevelt belongs to, but with a few brave exceptions, I was still unable to do films or television for the next seven years.
I am stopping so I can be a full-time father to my two young sons on a daily basis.
But I definitely see us playing a major role in St. Louis in the years to come. We already provide service to 95 percent of the markets St. Louis travelers visit the most. And we’re adding capacity in some of the most important markets.
Sweet mercy is nobility’s true badge.
There are many things that we would throw away if we were not afraid that others might pick them up.
But it so happens, and it will ever happen so, that they who have lived to serve their country – no matter how weak their efforts may have been – are sure to receive the thanks and blessings of its people.
Thomas F. Meagher