Top Quotes About Anything
The rich are always going to say that, you know, just give us more money and we’ll go out and spend more and then it will all trickle down to the rest of you. But that has not worked the last 10 years, and I hope the American public is catching on.
Not having to own a car has made me realize what a waste of time the automobile is.
I’m a dog person, I’ve had dogs all my life. But you see, it’s not really a dog. It’s more like a little robot. It’s an actor. It displays no emotion whatsoever. I swear that dog doesn’t know any of us even though we’ve done five seasons of Frasier.
Washington is a mean town where human sacrifice has been raised to an art form.
George Liquor is really the richest character I have. I’m amazed there aren’t 365 episodes about him on TV already.
It’s the emotional trigger points that are important to me because I know if I could believe in the characters and try and imagine how they felt then I’d be able to do something quite honest.
I write the music because I can’t really write lyrics. But I can write chords like Robin’s never heard of. So I provide the music for them to add the lyrics to.
The return we reap from generous actions is not always evident.
I was in a band when I was 15. We were a glam band. Then I couldn’t afford to buy makeup. At the time that was the thing.
I really believe the only way to stay healthy is to eat properly, get your rest and exercise. If you don’t exercise and do the other two, I still don’t think it’s going to help you that much.
When we get to wishing a great deal for ourselves, whatever we get soon turns into mere limitation and exclusion.
This is a revolution, damnit! We’re going to have to offend somebody!
I gambled on having the strength to live two lives, one for myself and one for the world.
It’s difficult to do that internally, because you’re flying five, six hours.
Snowboarding! I love it! Some of the best places to snowboard are Telluride and Park Cities, Utah.
Behind me the branches of a wasted and sterile existence are cracking.
Far worst of all, the fever had settled in Mary’s eyes, and Mary was blind.
Laura Ingalls Wilder
It is necessary to the happiness of man that he be mentally faithful to himself. Infidelity does not consist in believing, or in disbelieving, it consists in professing to believe what he does not believe.
Being a mother is hard and it wasn’t a subject I ever studied.
Closest to the truth are those who deal lightly with it because they know it is inexhaustible.
Lutherans, whose arguments and mistakes will not be difficult to contest or discover, do not want to attribute any value to works, and they do not understand enough the scope of the justification.
Art is 110 percent sweat.
The essence of democracy is its assurance that every human being should so respect himself and should be so respected in his own personality that he should have opportunity equal to that of every other human being to show what he was meant to become.
Anna Garlin Spencer
Is there no Latin word for Tea? Upon my soul, if I had known that I would have let the vulgar stuff alone.
The children, each of those kids is in touch with nature and traditional aboriginal culture so a very important part of getting performances from them was just letting them be and trying to capture the unique spirituality that was in each of them.
But the guitar is my favorite, first and foremost instrument.
Concerned that others were not coming onto the summit and because I had no radio link to those below me, I began to wonder if there were difficulties down the mountain. I made the decision to descend.
I’ve realized that being happy is a choice. You never want to rub anybody the wrong way or not be fun to be around, but you have to be happy. When I get logical and I don’t trust my instincts – Thats when I get in trouble.
I study myself more than any other subject. That is my metaphysics, that is my physics.
Michel de Montaigne
Every generation deals with the breaking down of its tradition, and I think that they rediscovered the film.
We have tried to make it clear that the United States is not just an old cow that gives more milk the more it is kicked in the flanks.
Students of American history will recall that the important place where work gets done in the legislative body, almost without exception, is in the committees, more so than on the floor although sometimes more attention is paid to the floor.
I like the idea of bringing cartoon characters to life… and although the Americans have already attempted this, their culture is not sufficiently humane to make it work.
Look, you’re here to see me, and I can’t go on until my dealer is here, and he’s waiting to be paid, so give me some money so I can fix up, and then you’ll get your show.
Jealousy is, I think, the worst of all faults because it makes a victim of both parties.
Satire is people as they are; romanticism, people as they would like to be; realism, people as they seem with their insides left out.
People come to see beauty, and I dance to give it to them.
If any human being is to reach full maturity both the masculine and feminine sides of the personality must be brought up into consciousness.
M. Esther Harding
Persian social manners are well known, and there is no other society that can compete with them.
I’m aware of my audience in a way, and I do try to engage with them while I’m trying to go about my business of thinking. I believe they help me by providing a focus.
People think computers will keep them from making mistakes. They’re wrong. With computers you make mistakes faster.
Christ, seven years of college, down the drain.
American education has been littered with failed fads and foolish ideas for the past century.
The mark of a good marriage is partnership and continuing to feel inspired by your spouse. I had that with Tao. But the end is not necessarily the tragedy. Staying in a relationship that is no longer working is the tragedy. Living unhappily – that’s the tragedy.
My grandfather once told me that there were two kinds of people: those who do the work and those who take the credit. He told me to try to be in the first group; there was much less competition.
I remember growing up always loving the guitar. I used to love to watch the people play on the Country Western shows on TV. My folks told me that when I was just a toddler, I used to pretend I was playing a guitar on a toothpick.
I didn’t develop or build synths. I had my technicians modify them for my live stage performances.
I like to see love stories: romantic comedy or romantic drama.
When your dreams tire, they go underground and out of kindness that’s where they stay.
Music is the voice that tells us that the human race is greater than it knows.
I don’t have anything from the television series. I treasure the videotapes from Columbia House.