Top Quotes About Anything
The architecture of our future is not only unfinished; the scaffolding has hardly gone up.
There can be no rise in the value of labour without a fall of profits.
I can play every instrument there is, every horn, I’ve played all the saxes and trumpets and everything and keyboards.
After the accident Black Sheep was pretty much at an end.
I am like the Jack Nicholson of the Kings – every single game. If there was a game tonight I wouldn’t be here. I used to play hockey. That was my original thing. My first thing, I wanted to play professional hockey.
A proof of really great art is that it is generally true – it seldom falls into the misapprehensions to which minor art is liable.
I think serial monogamy says it all.
I think one of the important evolutions is that we no longer feel compulsively the need to argue, or to justify things on a kind of rational level. We are much more willing to admit that certain things are completely instinctive and others are really intellectual.
Piper insisted she had to be out of breath when we played this one scene, so she ran around the block. Thank God she wasn’t doing a crucifixtion scene; we would have had to nail her to the wall.
The Internet is the Viagra of big business.
There are people still in the Republican Party that I believe practice the communication of anger, of disappointment, of regret, of pain, of sorrow, of suffering. That’s not what the American people want to hear.
Men and women belong to different species and communications between them is still in its infancy.
For many my behavior has been a major disappointment, my behavior has caused considerable worry to my business partners, and everyone involved in my business, but most importantly to the young people we influence, I apologize.
Nowhere to go but out, Nowhere to come but back.
Benjamin Franklin King
I don’t see how they can with most of my pieces, but I think it’s unfortunate that they can through familiarity with flashy performances of a great deal of other music.
Peter Maxwell Davies
I was still in school at the time and Cab was very popular and everybody was doing Cab Calloway so I did.
I don’t know anybody who does what I do. I’m very underground.
But very unfortunately the merchant marine died away till even the majority of fishing done about the Cape is in the hands of the Portuguese who emigrated to the Cape some fifty years ago.
Joseph C. Lincoln
The gods plant reason in mankind, of all good gifts the highest.
A 41-inch bust and a lot of perseverance will get you more than a cup of coffee – a lot more.
I’m for anything that lets people come here to work legally. There are more protections for workers who are here legally than for those who are not. It’s also safer for the workers and employers have a more consistent pool of workers.
Brain: an apparatus with which we think we think.
The best part about being friends with your parents is that no matter what you do, they have to keep loving you.
I love Mary Chapin Carpenter songs. I love her songs ‘Come On, Come On’ and ‘I Am A Town’, they’re two of my favorite songs.
I like linebackers. I collect ’em. You can’t have too many good ones.
To fly we have to have resistance.
My trumpeting sounds like a goose farting in the fog.
The abuse of faith has to be resisted precisely.
My favorite athlete of all time would have to be Jim Thorpe.
I put a bullet into the back of the crocodile’s neck just behind the head, thus killing it. If a crocodile is hit in any other part of its anatomy it disappears into the water and is irrecoverable.
Never be afraid to meet to the hilt the demand of either work, or friendship – two of life’s major assets.
Eleanor Robson Belmont
For me, words are just words, nothing else.
Guillermo Cabrera Infante
Love is not a volunteer thing.
Love-quarrels oft in pleasing concord end.
Euphemisms are unpleasant truths wearing diplomatic cologne.
But in this case, he had my cell phone and my phone was ringing and I had just come back from Australia on the plane and I thought it was my mum and it was Woody Allen just checking to see if I wanted to be in his movie.
This election is about who’s going to be the next President of the United States!
There’s something magical about putting yourself into life. You’ve got to stand up and take responsibility for your own life and you cannot abandon that.
We are asking the nations of Europe between whom rivers of blood have flowed to forget the feuds of a thousand years.
A person’s character is but half formed till after wedlock.
I’m interested in playing old ladies because I am becoming one. And I want to become a very good one!
If you see me on Friday, you’ll see different material on Saturday night.
With the pride of the artist, you must blow against the walls of every power that exists the small trumpet of your defiance.
I had looked forward so eagerly to leaving the horrible place, yet when my release came and I knew that God’s sunlight was to be free for me again, there was a certain pain in leaving.
Fundamentalists believe Jesus was God becoming man. I believe that Jesus was man becoming God.
If you’re passionate about your work, it makes the people around you want to be involved too.
There was really a snobbery from people in film – they did not want people who had come from television. It was the poor relation of show business, and especially situation comedy.
It’s a wonderful day for me, I made it to 80.
Having a track record to live up to and the history of successes had become a hindrance. It becomes harder to break out of what people expect you to do.
How do you know antiquity was foolish? How do you know the present is wise? Who made it foolish? Who made it wise?
If I became a philosopher, if I have so keenly sought this fame for which I’m still waiting, it’s all been to seduce women basically.