Top Quotes About Anything
The beauty of the world, which is so soon to perish, has two edges, one of laughter, one of anguish, cutting the heart asunder.
It was a mystery to me, how the tuning was, or the style seemed to come out of nowhere, it obviously had roots in America going way back, there was nothing like it for me I’d ever seen before.
Everything in the world we want to do or get done, we must do with and through people.
In Italy the censor is very old and there are many judges and psychiatrists who analyse you.
It is the press that has taken these charges and accusations and blown them up without any kind of skepticism whatsoever – blown them into realities and treated them as if they were true.
Dixie Lee Ray
Shoe Suede Blues is ten years old this year. The Band consists of four members.
And because of these programs like Medicare, Medicare prescription drugs, Social Security, we now have the healthiest and wealthiest group of senior citizens that the world has ever seen. This is a continuing commitment to that.
James T. Walsh
The whole universe is based on rhythms. Everything happens in circles, in spirals.
The unutterable violence of the Holocaust shook our confidence in the possibility of telling any story of faith at all.
The practice of medicine is a thinker’s art the practice of surgery a plumber’s.
Martin H. Fischer
I firmly believe that music is a thrill, not a frill.
I don’t know what is better than the work that is given to the actor-to teach the human heart the knowledge of itself.
The blues are like the fugue in 18th century. It’s probably the music that belongs most to our time.
I write to discover what I think. After all, the bars aren’t open that early.
Daniel J. Boorstin
Philosophy is the product of wonder.
Alfred North Whitehead
The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much it is whether we provide enough for those who have little.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
We can continue to make significant strides in the scientific community by exploring new stem cell research methods that do not include destroying human embryos.
I was actually going to law school in 1972.
Yes, it’s a man’s world, but that’s all right because they’re making a total mess of it. We’re chipping away at their control, taking the parts we want. Some women think it’s a difficult task, but it’s not.
Police are not all bad guys. Nobody is all bad guys.
Karl A. Menninger
Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things.
With time, many of the facts I learned were forgotten but I never lost the excitement of discovery.
The tormenting dilemma of the Middle East is this: either we have one people too many, or one state too few.
I had a blast, but I still wonder sometimes why they saw me as the perfect guy for this strange character.
Am I sounding better or am I just getting used to my voice?
If he wins seven golds and ties what I did, then it would be like I was the first man on the moon and he became the second. If he wins more than seven, then he becomes the first man on Mars. We’d both be unique.
It’s not rage that drives me, it’s competition.
Culture is to know the best that has been said and thought in the world.
We’ve always decided ourselves what we wanted to put out as our singles and that sort of things.
What I had to prove was that I had a dedication and a desire and a passion to do the work and everything else would fall in place because I have a vision that I want to portray and it did and I do it. I don’t sell anything.
The mathematics of rhythm are universal. They don’t belong to any particular culture.
That wasn’t a bad price for a first book. My agent upped it as much as possible. I was 27 and had nothing behind me. I was working like a fool to earn a living and pay for my apartment.
Names and theoretical things don’t occur to me. If they do, I’m not doing my real playing mode.
I hate to admit that. I want to win every race, but I know that’s not possible. To be in the top 25 is realistic if we have any luck this year. But anything to be in the chase or something like that is very unrealistic.
I feel very strongly that you can’t just beat people up anymore; you have to work hand in hand and find ways to compromise, and get big business involved, because it won’t happen otherwise.
I have a very personal interest. I am a Miami-Dade voter. One of the issues is that my vote and so many other votes of women and African Americans in Florida are being discounted or discarded. I want my vote to count.
I do hope that our spring will be starting shortly and we will all be able to enjoy some sunshine again.
My friends seem much more excited about my doing Anastasia than Brainstorm… and to tell you the truth, I feel the same way.
Well, I’m always working on my comic strip and trying to, you know, keep cranking that out.
Hamas, also elected to governmental leadership in Palestine, includes the jihadists, people who have declared war on the United States of America and its ally, Israel.
Men do less than they ought, unless they do all that they can.
The test of a man or woman’s breeding is how they behave in a quarrel.
George Bernard Shaw
It was the most pleasurable thing I’ve ever done, playing this character, and I just remember feeling so at home and so – I don’t know, I was just happy – and it just wasn’t ever work! It was like a sandbox for me, and I would crack myself up rehearsing.
We spent most of our life almost like street rats just running around the street until we were ten years old.
I want to be able, as days go by, always to look myself straight in the eye.
I am a smiling depressive.
I had to go to Europe to tour and he died on the second day of the tour.
If you love somebody let them know every day.
Billy Bob Thornton
Some authors have a very hard time understanding that in order to be faithful to the spirit of the book, it’s almost always impossible to remain faithful to the text. You have to make changes.
If you stop one terror attack in the U.S., it may be connected to multiple other plots out there that are connected. If you reveal that you stopped one plot, it may tip our hand.
Consequently it will often happen there will be a desire of particular objects, in cases where they cannot be obtained without manifest injury to others.