Top Quotes About Anything
The intelligence of the lower forms of animal life, like a great deal of human intelligence, does not involve a self.
George H. Mead
The more my work improves or broadens or widens, the more surely I tame myself.
I don’t pretend to be captain weird. I just do what I do.
The architect must be a prophet… a prophet in the true sense of the term… if he can’t see at least ten years ahead don’t call him an architect.
Frank Lloyd Wright
On the one hand, she is cut off from the protection awarded to her sisters abroad; on the other, she has no such power to defend her interests at the polls, as is the heritage of her brothers at home.
The Latin musical tradition is very rich and gives the singer a lot of freedom to explore a range of.
First thoughts are not always the best.
The Supreme Court’s only armor is the cloak of public trust; its sole ammunition, the collective hopes of our society.
Irving R. Kaufman
I’m proud of my background, so I hope there will be more roles where Hispanics are being portrayed.
No one else knows the whole story. I was there. I lived through it.
In an age when the fashion is to be in love with yourself, confessing to be in love with somebody else is an admission of unfaithfulness to one’s beloved.
The best defense against usurpatory government is an assertive citizenry.
William F. Buckley, Jr.
I can’t convince you to put the drink down if you’re an alcoholic, you have to want to do that. I can’t convince you to stop eating the cookies when you’re a diabetic. You have to do that. And that takes responsibility.
The towels were so thick there I could hardly close my suitcase.
Fame is no sanctuary from the passing of youth… suicide is much easier and more acceptable in Hollywood than growing old gracefully.
And if there’s any hope for America, it lies in a revolution, and if there’s any hope for a revolution in America, it lies in getting Elvis Presley to become Che Guevara.
Governments are moved by numbers, and the greater the number of people who admit that they believe, the greater the likelihood that the secret – if there is one being kept – will be revealed.
To err is human but to really foul up requires a computer.
The law increasing and organizing the military establishment of the United States has been nearly carried into effect, and the Army has been extensively and usefully employed during the past season.
Martin Van Buren
Writers, you know, are the beggars of Western society.
At only 20 years old I got married. I was still a kid myself, but in those times, if you got someone pregnant, you had no choice but to get married. So I left school and the only thing I could do was sing.
If I can change than anyone can change. I promise you that.
It is useless to contend with the irresistible power of Time, which goes on continually creating by a process of constant destruction.
E. T. A. Hoffmann
Architecture is a science arising out of many other sciences, and adorned with much and varied learning; by the help of which a judgment is formed of those works which are the result of other arts.
Marcus V. Pollio
My favorite roles usually have to do with the story, if it’s a good story I usually enjoy doing the character.
You have to be as fully prepared for the dull game as you are for the great game, or else you won’t be prepared for the great one.
Once I make up my mind, I’m full of indecision.
The promos with all of the beautiful women probably attracted some men, but the mystery story line is pretty cool. It’s got that dark edge, and people will watch anything funny.
If something is going on in my life, it winds up getting into my strip.
Whether gods exist or not, there is no way to get absolute certainty about ethics. Without absolute certainty, what do we do? We do the best we can.
Just look at all the awards shows now. It has turned into a catwalk. You have to be wearing a certain designer, a certain dress, and everyone’s critiquing.
Portia de Rossi
The omission of good is no less reprehensible than the commission of evil.
Need we add that mathematicians themselves are not infallible?
The moment you start to talk about playing music, you destroy music. It cannot be talked about. It can only be played, enjoyed and listened to.
A lot of people think Christianity is about always being perfect. It’s actually the opposite of that. It’s realizing that we’re all humans, and that’s why God sent his Son to this earth – to save people.
Billy Ray Cyrus
So few grown women like their lives.
This is our mercury, our lunary, but whosoever thinks of any other water besides this, is ignorant and foolish, never attaining to the desired effects.
That’s definitely a part of who Superman is and definitely who Clark on the farm is. It translates to how calm he is. I feel like I’m pretty calm most of the time and relaxed, which gives presence to the character.
Good wits will jump.
Among those best known, their highest ambition is to build American homes, possess American furniture, dress in American clothes, adopt the American style of living and be American citizens.
A wounded deer leaps the highest.
Indoor pools just don’t seem as inviting to me.
If the individual is to be happy in the contemporary order, he must be open-minded with respect to new values and new arrangements.
When the great history of trouble is written, my family will stand extremely high in the table of contents.
The most you get is what you ask for.
No one ever reached the worst of a vice at one leap.
I remember in that red leisure suit I sort of felt like a Pizza Hut employee, and the white one was the ultimate, with the white turtleneck collar, that was the ultimate in bad taste.
My children, as long as you live, the shadow of the Hiss Case will brush you. In every pair of eyes that rests on you, you will see pass, like a cloud passing behind a woods in winter, the memory of your father – dissembled in friendly eyes, lurking in unfriendly eyes.
I’m chairing a UNESCO committee on how to improve global Internet communications for science; help third-world people get onto the Net so they can be part of the process.
All confessions are Odysseys.
Fortune truly helps those who are of good judgment.