Top Quotes About Anything
The hardware manufacturers, game designers, cable companies and computer companies and, in fact, film studios are going to ensure that this thing marches on. They know that they are going to make an enormous amount of money from it.
Everything you can imagine is real.
Accidents, try to change them – it’s impossible. The accidental reveals man.
J. B. Priestley
Don’t tell people how to do things, tell them what to do and let them surprise you with their results.
George S. Patton
There’s a huge demand for my entertainment, and I can’t meet the need. So I decided to try a TV show to reach as many of my fans as possible.
The reality is that we are hated not because of our democracy, freedoms, and generous social security system; rather, we are hated because of our involvement in foreign conflicts and quarrels that were never our concern.
The thing is, playing with us, whoever was the left winger had to come to play every night because that’s the way it was. Charlie came in and he just fit that role – big and strong around the net.
We’re not the millionaires that people think when they see busses.
Let those who, still in their youth, have preserved their faith and fullness of hope, keep looking up.
George A. Smith
My relationships with my loved ones always take precedence over work.
Let ignorance talk as it will, learning has its value.
Jean de La Fontaine
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
As a university, we’re not focused on bringing about huge reforms – that’s not our role.
William P. Leahy
The facts are always less than what really happened.
My early and invincible love of reading I would not exchange for all the riches of India.
The prayers of cowards fortune spurns.
If you ask the people who are professional political analysts, they would say that the way redistricting has worked, that the Republicans have something of a lock on the House until a redistricting occurs after 2010, particularly as a result of what DeLay did in Texas.
Oh, well, in Los Angeles everybody is an actor, or a producer, or a writer, or a director, or an agent, or… So everybody understands the hours.
Tact is one of the first mental virtues, the absence of it is fatal to the best talent.
William Gilmore Simms
Books are like a mirror. If an ass looks in, you can’t expect an angel to look out.
B. C. Forbes
I was probably the one who tattled on the class clown. To get in good with the teachers.
The fools ran after me and I ran after the whores, foolish though I realized such a proceeding to be.
C. S. Forester
I know no method to secure the repeal of bad or obnoxious laws so effective as their stringent execution.
Ulysses S. Grant
A young and vital child knows no limit to his own will, and it is the only reality to him. It is not that he wants at the outset to fight other wills, but that they simply do not exist for him. Like the artist, he goes forth to the work of creation, gloriously alone.
This is a wonderful way to celebrate an 80th birthday… I wanted to be 65 again, but they wouldn’t let me – Homeland Security.
Most artists like to think of themselves as rugged individualists, as independent characters.
Two elements are needed to form a truth – a fact and an abstraction.
Remy de Gourmont
You see a lot of good ideas or well-written scripts that are bad ideas.
I had a few stocks, but stocks took a dive. I never sell my stocks.
I knew an actor’s career goes up and down and back up again. Your standing in this business can’t be your whole identity; otherwise, you’re doomed.
An Independent is someone who wants to take the politics out of politics.
Adlai E. Stevenson
It has been said that the love of money is the root of all evil. The want of money is so quite as truly.
When it went on the air, the sales department hated it. It was the highest advertising pullout show in the history of NBC. At the early focus groups, people were saying, ‘Who are these people? Why should we watch them?
After all, sustainability means running the global environment – Earth Inc. – like a corporation: with depreciation, amortization and maintenance accounts. In other words, keeping the asset whole, rather than undermining your natural capital.
If I can inspire someone to go in a positive way and pursue a dream, it can only be good.
And it was where I learned how to play tennis and eventually became captain of the tennis team at the school and was on the Junior Davis Cup in New York City.
Sanford I. Weill
Part of my strength as an actor comes from what I’ve learned all these years: when you play a villain, you try to get the light touches; when you play a hero, you try to get in some of the warts.
If you ask any great player or great quarterback, there’s a certain inner confidence that you’re as good as anybody. But you can’t say who is the absolute best. To be considered is special in itself.
Basicly what I had to do was do a 7 minute board and pitch it to a room of big wigs from the network and based on that they determined if I would get a short or not.
My mother was born in your state, Mr. Walter, and my mother was a Quaker, and my ancestors in the time of Washington baked bread for George Washington’s troops when they crossed the Delaware, and my own father was a slave.
I’ve heard some tunes in recent years that were pretty close to that same idea. The idea was you turn on the radio and you want to hear some music and up comes a commercial.
I beg you do not vote for stills and open bar-rooms in the county.
Thomas Jordan Jarvis
If you’re going to America, bring your own food.
At home I serve the kind of food I know the story behind.
Leno, Conan. They are both really funny. They really know how to land one.
Civil and political rights are critical, but not often the real problem for the destitute sick. My patients in Haiti can now vote but they can’t get medical care or clean water.
Let me be clear, the discussions about Social Security are not about the retirement security of those Americans who are 55 or older – the Social Security system for those folks 55 and over will not change in any way shape of form – no ifs, ands, or buts.
Thou shalt not steal. I mean defensively. On offense, indeed thou shall steal and thou must.
When I was a child I thought I saw an angel. It had wings and kinda looked like my sister. I opened the door so some light could come into the room, and it sort of faded away. My mother said it was probably my Guardian Angel.
Our insignificance is often the cause of our safety.
It just feels like Erwin and me… even at night I don’t feel I have to look pretty in bed.