Top Quotes About Anything
The advantage of being eighty years old is that one has had many people to love.
We’re not that far from being able to plant images, memories, and emotional states directly into the brain.
The world is real. Consciousness is the illusion.
Also, it was a cultural moment that wasn’t being represented in terms of women who were successful and had choices they didn’t have before. They needed a show that they can watch that they felt like represented them.
Sometimes its controversy, but we all have our choices that we make.
In a man, I look for a friend, someone who’s equal, with whom I’m comfortable.
If a man breaks a pledge, the public ought to know it.
I was very poor and I was a waitress, and it’s hard to be a poor waitress in New York.
We intend to continue our interest in the affairs of Europe and of the world.
James F. Byrnes
My first civil disobedience arrest for social justice was in 1986 for protesting the SDI.
Where you are in consciousness has everything to do with what you see in experience.
In their work, then, as in their play, men and women are more and more coming to share with each other as comrades, and really the fun of life seems in no wise diminished as a consequence.
Richard Le Gallienne
When they released Sidewalks of New York, there were some shots with the towers they were going to take out, and Ed told them no. I don’t think they can deny the towers were a part of New York.
I did a concert… in September with the Berlin Philharmonic… They’re great musicians, and there’s always something to learn from them.
If people did not compliment one another there would be little society.
Marquis De Vauvenargues
A civilization which leaves so large a number of its participants unsatisfied and drives them into revolt neither has nor deserves the prospect of a lasting existence.
I’ve worked with some actors who can’t act.
Motherhood is the strangest thing, it can be like being one’s own Trojan horse.
I stayed a virgin until I was 23. I didn’t do drugs or drink or smoke.
I think a lot of the time these days people are so concerned about having the right camera and the right film and the right lenses and all the special effects that go along with it, even the computer, that they’re missing the key element.
Too much TV hurts movies.
Some broad themes brought me where I am today. At a very young age, my hobby became thinking and finding connections.
God, if there is a God, take my soul, if I have a soul.
It is past time for Republican leadership to answer for record deficits and reckless spending, both in Iraq and in the U.S. It’s time for a plan to bring our troops home.
I may be the most recognizable name in the cast, but I can guarantee that I am not the most talented.
I think I’ve changed a lot as a person.
I am not a member of any organized political party. I am a Democrat.
I am a child but I have to think and act like a woman, this business forces you to.
Priests have to have the right to say that a sin is a sin.
And then my chance really happened in 1996 when we added the second flight of the tether satellite.
We will never win this war until we understand the effect that Guantanamo Bay has had on the overall war effort. And we’ll never get the support of the American people if we can’t prove to them that these folks that we’re dealing with are not common criminals. We’re going to keep them – keep you safe from them.
I’d been trying for a while to get parts that weren’t just the English bad guy, so it was quite refreshing to be playing someone who was a compassionate, decent guy.
Any journalist worth his or her salt wouldn’t trust me.
I’ve been working on this feature script for Master Class, a play by Terrence McNally that won a lot of Tonys.
The most profound things are inexpressible.
Playing an alien gave me plenty of scope, and I was able to develop it once I became a member of the team.
It is not short of amazing, the power of a great idea to weld men together. There was in it a peculiar, intense, vital spirit if you will, that I have never felt before in any strike.
Ray Stannard Baker
Innocence is like polished armor; it adorns and defends.
Bishop Robert South
If beef is your idea of ‘real food for real people,’ you’d better live real close to a real good hospital.
Two hundred or more years ago most people on the planet were never aware of any reality other than the one into which they were brought up.
Probably one of the happiest moments, outside the birth of all of my kids, was the first time we won an Emmy, that the show won an Emmy. That was a big night.
Dick Van Dyke
After a hundred years the son of the King then reigning, who was of another family from that of the sleeping Princess, was a-hunting on that side of the country, and he asked what those towers were which he saw in the middle of a great thick wood.
The headline is the ‘ticket on the meat.’ Use it to flag down readers who are prospects for the kind of product you are advertising.
Omit needless words.
William Strunk, Jr.
I guess I’m happy that I’m getting the attention. Otherwise, I’d just be playing in a local bar in front of my family members, and I’m sure they’d get sick of that in no time.
Handball, swimming, running, jumping, basketball, and boxing were as much a part of me as breathing.
Whatever evil a man may think of women, there is no woman but thinks more.
Nicolas de Chamfort
We’d go to the fraternity house. It was a good place to practice. But we really wanted the kids to overhear us. And whoever heard us would go nuts over it.
I do not think men have more talent. There are a great many women in the arts; novelists, painters, sculptors, poets-but the proportion is far lower in the field of song writing.
When I was a little kid, I was very impressed with Elvis.
You could get in rehearsals, pre-production, anything that would actually contribute to the understanding of how a film gets made. I actually find those things increase people’s interest in a movie and like that better than worrying about showing the tricks behind the curtain.