Top Quotes About Anything
The Bolsheviks started not just on the killing of private property; they were trying to abolish money itself.
What scared me in that debate is that it’s not about the ownership rules at all. The vast majority of people don’t even know what the rules say, to be perfectly candid. Name all six of them.
Michael K. Powell
We come from a tough, working class background, so we’re very tight.
I was always a self-proclaimed poor slider.
‘Tis healthy to be sick sometimes.
Henry David Thoreau
It was the separation of powers upon which the framers placed their hopes for the preservation of the people’s liberties. Despite this heritage, the congress has been in too many cases more than willing to walk away from its constitutional powers.
It is a golden maxim to cultivate the garden for the nose, and the eyes will take care of themselves.
Robert Louis Stevenson
I like to work at night.
Free is the best. Anything free is good.
Are we not like two volumes of one book?
There is only one you for all time. Fearlessly be yourself.
I like being small – I’ve known so many women with big boobs who feel overweight or end up with back problems.
Never have children, only grandchildren.
There is only one difference between a madman and me. The madman thinks he is sane. I know I am mad.
Historically, there had been many periods of Chinese Renaissance.
The danger of what’s happening right now in terms of using reconciliation is, the purpose of the Senate is going to be defeated. And that is to bring consensus to big issues in this country so that we have a reasoned and thoughtful approach and that the American public buys into it.
People react to fear, not love; they don’t teach that in Sunday School, but it’s true.
Richard M. Nixon
I think homes should reflect the individuals and their individual taste rather than someone else’s.
A library is thought in cold storage.
A memory is what is left when something happens and does not completely unhappen.
Edward de Bono
Staying focused is hard work and staying married is even harder.
None of the other guys in the band really sang, so that’s when I brought Roy Clark in.
I welcome the President and working with him to try to get some of that medical malpractice reform so we can get the cost of health care to come down.
Youngsters of the age of two and three are endowed with extraordinary strength. They can lift a dog twice their own weight and dump him into the bathtub.
Keep close to Nature’s heart… and break clear away, once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean.
The anger of a person who is strong, can always bide its time.
James Whitcomb Riley
It is smarter to borrow from nature than to reinvent the wheels.
The decadent international but individualistic capitalism in the hands of which we found ourselves after the war is not a success. It is not intelligent. It is not beautiful. It is not just. It is not virtuous. And it doesn’t deliver the goods.
John Maynard Keynes
The fact that the church is convinced of not having the right to confer priestly ordination on women is now considered by some as irreconcilable with the European Constitution.
Pope Benedict XVI
I wanted to be Gene Kelly. Well really, I just wanted to dance with Cyd Charisse.
If we don’t fight hard enough for the things we stand for, at some point we have to recognize that we don’t really stand for them.
The worst thing you can do to a kid is tell them that their dreams are invalid.
I am dumb when it comes to learning dance steps.
Solar power is clean, renewable and cost effective, but it also needs time to develop.
J. D. Hayworth
I’ve always despised old people. I got angry at my father when he began to show signs of age.
The tax collector must love poor people, he’s creating so many of them.
The whole object of travel is not to set foot on foreign land; it is at last to set foot on one’s own country as a foreign land.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
If it’s right and true, it’s listened to and accommodated.
David Ogden Stiers
All parents believe their children can do the impossible. They thought it the minute we were born, and no matter how hard we’ve tried to prove them wrong, they all think it about us now. And the really annoying thing is, they’re probably right.
When you’re in a movie, they treat you like you’re four years old and give you whatever you want.
So I went out and bought Hard Again by Muddy Waters. That was a big learning curve. I listened to that album again and again and again. James Cotton was the harmonica player on that album.
Writing detective stories is about writing light literature, for entertainment. It isn’t primarily a question of writing propaganda or classical literature.
Nigeria is a West African nation of over 100 million energetic people. It is endowed with lots of natural resources but lacks human resources.
What that means initially is that you have alot of products that are only slightly better games in the same genre on another machine – and the titles that really take advantage of the machine come along later.
The sovereign is called a tyrant who knows no laws but his caprice.
No one perfectly loves God who does not perfectly love some of his creatures.
Marguerite de Valois
If you fight back and get hit, it hurts a little while; if you don’t fight back it hurts forever.
It is death that goes down to the center of the earth, the great burial church the earth is, and then to the curved ends of the universe, as light is said to do.
Nature is the most beautiful thing we have. It’s better than art because it’s from the creator.
I’m easy driving, But I’m not a person who loves living pleasantly above all else. I’m not that way at all. I might think I’m that, but I’m not really that.
There are things I can’t force. I must adjust. There are times when the greatest change needed is a change of my viewpoint.