Top Quotes About Anything
The point is that these decisions they’ve made are partly for your convenience and partly for theirs and partly out of stereotypes that they carry with them from the conventions of the computer field.
I recently watched Peter Brook’s Lord of the Flies, and it wasn’t a favorite film. Then I saw the one that was made in 1990, which in my opinion didn’t match up to the original.
Look, just go sit at the card table with the rest of the kids and let the adults run the country.
My business has doubled in ways I couldn’t have imagined.
Hopefully, I can play both sides of the fence. That’s probably what winning the Oscar gives me, the chance to do something with a studio and do other things that I really want to do.
Benicio Del Toro
Wouldn’t it be great if we could look forward to a whole world in which no child will be left behind?
A person dishonored is worst than dead.
Miguel De Cervantes
I am suffocated and lost when I have not the bright feeling of progression.
Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is God’s gift, that’s why we call it the present.
I’m a rompin’, stompin’, piano playing son of a bitch. A mean son of a bitch.
Jerry Lee Lewis
I’m getting ready to write a piece now, and it’s been six months thinking about it, changing the instrumentation, changing the name, doing more reading.
What we observe is not nature itself, but nature exposed to our method of questioning.
The ‘stuff’ around us represents the stuff inside of us.
Darren L. Johnson
To say that mind is a product or function of protoplasm, or of its molecular changes, is to use words to which we can attach no clear conception.
Alfred Russel Wallace
I’ll do a little prayer here and there if I feel the need to.
We do not believe voters gave President Bush a mandate to turn back the clock decades on so many of our legal protections.
It is easy to be independent when you’ve got money. But to be independent when you haven’t got a thing, that’s the Lord’s test.
I hope this view of the question may be a mistaken one, because it does not seem to me very unlikely that the suffrage will be granted to women.
But how carve way i’ the life that lies before, If bent on groaning ever for the past?
Robert Browning Hamilton
Facts from paper are not the same as facts from people. The reliability of the people giving you the facts is as important as the facts themselves.
Harold S. Geneen
Poetry involves the mysteries of the irrational perceived through rational words.
There is no road of flowers leading to glory.
Jean de La Fontaine
We hold that what one man cannot morally do, a million men cannot morally do, and government, representing many millions of men, cannot do.
I always say that I am very proud of the work that I did with the Rolling Stones and that I am also proud of what I have done with the Rhythm Kings.
Radio is the most intimate and socially personal medium in the world.
Harry von Zell
When I first toured with Wings things that were said about me were true – I did sing out of tune.
I don’t take my clothes off in my videos.
We can speak without voice to the trees and the clouds and the waves of the sea. Without words they respond through the rustling of leaves and the moving of clouds and the murmuring of the sea.
My writing day has grown shorter as I’ve aged, although it seems to produce the same number of pages.
Death can’t be so bad if mom went through it. It makes it easier for the child to follow.
There were periods when I sometimes made fires in a large, open fireplace that lasted about two weeks, which was how long it took to burn my compositions. So there has been an awful lot that I have destroyed.
I cannot give you the formula for success, but I can give you the formula for failure – which is: Try to please everybody.
Herbert Bayard Swope
I think it’s like everything else; one shouldn’t dig too deeply. It’s silly to say that with a journalist, but sometimes there is not a truth to be found.
While living I want to live well.
The acting was first. As a teenager I was an actress; and then I came back as a singer.
Fair or not, it always sucks when everyone wanders back from Sundance talking about how bad the movies were.
I could tell that my parents hated me. My bath toys were a toaster and a radio.
The movies that made me want to make movies were action movies, and thrillers, and Kurosawa films, you know, where you have an opportunity every day to shoot it in an unusual way. I was looking for something like that.
All the Abrahamic faiths are marked by violence.
I am an artist… I am here to live out loud.
In how many lives does love really play a dominant part? The average taxpayer is no more capable of a ‘grand passion’ than of a grand opera.
I hadn’t worked for a year when I had my Prison Break audition and it was the easiest audition I’ve ever had. I got the script on Friday, went to the audition on Monday and got the part on Tuesday. I was shooting the pilot a week later. I didn’t have time to be nervous – it happened so quickly.
We reserve our deepest respect and admiration for those who volunteer for service and give their lives to help keep our nation secure.
We’ve had a series of major news stories that have brought in viewers who either were sampling to see what else was available or were normal news watchers. The Florida recount and the end of the election was a huge development. And then 9/11 came along.
I was technically a Valley Girl, even though I absolutely dreaded being called that. I really hated the idea that I was a Valley Girl.
Robin Wright Penn
Let a man who has to make his fortune in life remember this maxim: Attacking is the only secret. Dare and the world yields, or if it beats you sometimes, dare it again and you will succeed.
William Makepeace Thackeray
If you commit a crime, you’re guilty.
One of the reasons, surely, why women have been credited with less perfect veracity than men is that the burden of conventional falsehood falls chiefly on them.
Katharine Fullerton Gerould
God hates violence. He has ordained that all men fairly possess their property, not seize it.
I jump at any chance to go back into theater.
If I had a personal wish for the new ideas in this new book it would be that every parent, every counselor, every teacher, every professor, every sports coach that deals with young people would understand the three circle concept.