Top Quotes About Anything
The dream, alone, is of interest. What is life, without a dream?
That is what I did with Jack, and that’s why he liked to do the readings with me because he knew I was there for him, and for our ability to blend the poetry and the music.
The medium is not the message – the message is the message.
I could not finish the rest of the tours the band had planned. I was replaced by Matt Cameron. The next years of my life were about recovery, healing, and right living. I never lost the need to create.
I’d always done family-friendly stuff. I wanted to do a film where I could show my darker side and make people uncomfortable.
Melissa Joan Hart
I wouldn’t go back on my old days, though; everybody needs to have their wild years. It’s just a question of when and I’d rather have had them early than be doing it as a mid-life crisis type thing.
We hope that through these trade arrangements, through collaboration in training, in manpower development, and what have you, ASEAN in, say, ten years’ time, will be a very different ASEAN.
The art which we may call generally art of the wayside, as opposed to that which is the business of men’s lives, is, in the best sense of the word, Grotesque.
A failure is a man who has blundered, but is not able to cash in the experience.
Man looks in the abyss, there’s nothing staring back at him. At that moment, man finds his character. And that is what keeps him out of the abyss.
The universe is wider than our views of it.
Henry David Thoreau
Besides, we had a large debt, contracted at home and abroad in our War of Independence; therefore the great power of taxation was conferred upon this Government.
I have always loved to sit in ferry and railroad stations and watch the people, to walk on crowded streets, just walk along among the people, and see their faces, to be among people on street cars and trains and boats.
Ella R. Bloor
The injustice done to an individual is sometimes of service to the public.
Any reading not of a vicious species must be a good substitute for the amusements too apt to fill up the leisure of the labouring classes.
The mask of the character was already written into the show, but I actually lobbied for a denser and more complete mask than they initially considered.
I grew up in a very religious family. I could read the Qu’ran easily at the age of five.
Jazz has an audience all around the globe and has had for many decades, I think speaking of the United States, let’s say that what we need is more of an official recognition.
They always want me to play myself and that’s a big snooze.
I wasn’t really raised to be the type of person to have doubts.
In high school I had sex with girls quite a few times. They were straight women who I convinced to jump in the sack with me.
Portia de Rossi
Today’s younger generation is no worse than my own. We were just as ignorant and repulsive as they are, but nobody listened to us.
Happy is he who has gained the wealth of divine thoughts, wretched is he whose beliefs about the gods are dark.
The evidence points to central Asia as man’s original home, for the general movement of human migrations has been outward from that region and not inward.
You can’t drown yourself in drink. I’ve tried, you float.
Prostitution presents a moral, economic and social problem that cannot be resolved juridically.
We know our son. We know he’s not a pedophile like some of these newscasters are saying. That is not true.
It’s good to stay as close to real life as you can, and then kind of dress it up.
These days i tend to use one project I do as a kind of offshoot to the next.
The more elaborate our means of communication, the less we communicate.
Write a lot. And finish what you write. Don’t join writer’s clubs and go sit around having coffee reading pieces of your manuscript to people. Write it. Finish it. I set those rules up years ago, and nothing’s changed.
So I had all the names, three names, and that’s good to have on a soap.
Joan Van Ark
Those were the ideals that drove us to nationalization of the health service.
If you cannot find peace within yourself, you will never find it anywhere else.
I don’t think just scaring people is enough. That worked during the freeze days to a major extent, but we really didn’t achieve that much even at that time. You have to have more, you have to give people hope and a vision of a better world.
As a woman I have no country. As a woman my country is the whole world.
I like whiskey. I always did, and that is why I never drink it.
Robert E. Lee
Our vanity is the constant enemy of our dignity.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
For pragmatic reasons, I love the routine. I love the structure of it. I love knowing that my days are free. I know where I’m going at night. I know my life is kind of orderly. I just like that better.
This is a very big victory for Michael and we are all very proud that he has been completely and totally vindicated in court, as we were certain he would be.
It’s an embarrassment of riches because you have directors who don’t better. You end up with so much stuff going on the screen that you don’t know where to look, and that’s what I consider self-indulgent.
The Federal government does not have any information about extraterrestrial life to conceal, and there are no secret projects for me to investigate.
I think every human being has a level of melancholy in life and in general.
Though, with the ascendancy of Louis, the political power of the nobles finally came to an end, France remained, in the whole complexion of her social life, completely aristocratic.
Grief walks upon the heels of pleasure; married in haste, we repent at leisure.
When I got on the airplane in Indonesia coming to Japan, my intentions was to turn myself in to the military for the simple reason I would like to put my daughters with their mother, one thing. Another thing, I’d like to clear my conscience.
One of the great things about the universe is that it’s fair.
You can’t stay in your corner of the forest waiting for others to come to you. You have to go to them sometimes.
A. A. Milne
We do recognise the need to move towards the publication of information showing the progress made by pupils from one stage of their education to another.
There is nothing like practice.
And dance is wonderful because dance is so immediate.