Top Quotes About Anything
The decision as to why a show makes it has to do with politics and money.
In search of a complete education with the ideals of trust, faith, understanding and compassion, many families are turning to the structure, discipline and academic standards of Catholic schools.
In the last twelve years, we have come some distance towards reconciliation and the breaking down of disadvantage. Let us take encouragement from what has been achieved and set our minds and hearts to end the remaining roadblocks.
I wouldn’t say that I’m very similar to the character of Nathan at all. Both of us have had very different upbringings and backgrounds. I have a competitive nature like the character of Nathan. That’s really easy to draw from when I’m acting; that’s probably the biggest similarity.
I think the work that they do and the style of 3D graphics is absolutely fabulous and I think it’s a great brush to use for some stories. And there are other brushes that I think are exclusive to a different kind of story.
My country is the world; my countrymen are mankind.
William Lloyd Garrison
The most original sin is not the thinker’s but the poet’s.
In Paris they have special wheelchairs that go through every doorway. They don’t change the doorways, they change the wheelchairs. To hell with the people! If someone weighs a couple more pounds, that’s it!
Science gives us a powerful vocabulary, and it is impossible to produce a vocabulary with which one can only say nice things.
John Charles Polanyi
To me, Arnold was a pioneer in the spirit of Thomas Edison or Benjamin Franklin, while Tiger is a pioneer in the spirit of Bill Gates.
A lot of old guys in movies are like cowboys – they talk like cowboys and they dress like cowboys.
As for fame, it can go to your head and you can become full of yourself.
Once in a while I get inspired and finish my act with the hillbilly hoedown.
Don’t be condescending to unskilled labor. Try it for a half a day first.
It would be foolish to suggest that government is a good custodian of aesthetic goals. But, there is no alternative to the state.
John Kenneth Galbraith
Surely the whole point of writing your own life story is to be as honest as you possibly can, revealing everything about yourself that is most private and probably most interesting for that very reason.
There are two things that are more difficult than making an after-dinner speech: climbing a wall which is leaning toward you and kissing a girl who is leaning away from you.
That’s an interesting question. I would say that in general Americans know very little about the law. It’s one of those things that most of us take for granted.
Loneliness is about the scariest thing out there.
I know I cannot do all the stuff that I did ten years ago.
It’s a very sobering feeling to be up in space and realize that one’s safety factor was determined by the lowest bidder on a government contract.
Never say anything on the phone that you wouldn’t want your mother to hear at your trial.
Sydney Biddle Barrows
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself.
There are three side effects of acid: enhanced long-term memory, decreased short-term memory, and I forget the third.
A fox is a wolf who sends flowers.
The sweltering summer of the Negro’s legitimate discontent will not pass until there is an invigorating autumn of freedom and equality.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Most previous immigrants came to the United States to become Americans, with no intention of returning home. They relinquished their ties with their homeland. English was their key to prosperity, and they worked hard to master it.
If we are genuinely committed to promoting a culture of peace, as individuals we must look to our values and ensure that we all exhibit a peace loving life to our nation’s children.
I think that zinc white has a property of scaling and cracking.
I think then, when we started receiving the first of the user feedback, feedback from people that I had not specifically told about it, but had spread from friend to friend and then they were giving us feedback.
I’m 86 and my doctor used to tell me to slow down – at least he did until he dropped dead.
Starbucks goes to a great effort, and pays twice as much for its coffee as its competitors do, and is very careful to help coffee producers in developing countries grow coffee without pesticides and in ways that preserve forest structure.
Every man is to be considered in two capacities, the private and public; as designed to pursue his own interest, and likewise to contribute to the good of others.
The hardest part is to travel, and to be away from your family.
This case reminds me of one in which I likened the Plaintiff’s case to a colander, because it was so full of holes.
Thus Christian humanism is as indispensable to the Christian way of life as Christian ethics and a Christian sociology.
Performance stands out like a ton of diamonds. Nonperformance can always be explained away.
Harold S. Geneen
Ay, rail at gaming – ’tis a rich topic, and affords noble declamation. Go, preach against it in the city – you’ll find a congregation in every tavern.
You’re about as useful as a one-legged man at an arse kicking contest.
We’ll sort of get over the marriage first and then maybe look at the kids. But obviously we want a family so we’ll have to start thinking about that.
The liberty of the individual is a necessary postulate of human progress.
If a man suffers ill, let it be without shame; for this is the only profit when we are dead. You will never say a good word about deeds that are evil and disgraceful.
One way of looking at speech is to say it is a constant stratagem to cover nakedness.
Ideals jump across the hierarchies of the printed word.
Love is never wrong.
In our system leadership is by consent, not command. To lead a President must persuade. Personal contacts and experiences help shape his thinking. They can be critical to his persuasiveness and thus to his leadership.
I really love sort of classical cinema where people were telling stories with very little dialogue, and people were using the camera in a really interesting way.
This is your silly web browser doing that. The file is correctly named.
I often lay on that bench looking up into the tree, past the trunk and up into the branches. It was particularly fine at night with the stars above the tree.
I say that I can’t make anything up. I think of myself as a collage artist. I’m cutting and pasting memories of my life. And I say, I have to live a life in order to tell a life. I would prefer to tell it because telling you’re always in control, you’re like God.
The genre has moved into this commercial aspect of itself, and ignored this extraordinarily rich literature that’s filed everywhere else except under travel.