Top Quotes About Anything
The whole conviction of my life now rests upon the belief that loneliness, far from being a rare and curious phenomenon, peculiar to myself and to a few other solitary men, is the central and inevitable fact of human existence.
My harmony is passable but is usually made more eloquent at the hands of Steve Hamilton.
Put three grains of sand inside a vast cathedral, and the cathedral will be more closely packed with sand than space is with stars.
I personally believe, as church law sets out, that sanctions are an absolute last resort, particularly penal sanctions of depriving people of the sacraments.
I don’t keep a press agent because I think people need to have a break from you.
I started promoting clubs when I was 15. 1 was doing what is considered the normal collegiate stuff when I was a lot younger. I was holding my own, but doing a lot of crazy things.
Brian Austin Green
I don’t like telling people where I stand on this, although I’m surprised anybody wonders. I suppose if I say I’m pro-choice, if I make that clear, it let’s the audience off the hook, then they can sort of relax. Okay, it’s alright he’s pro-choice then I can enjoy this.
People have the idea of missionaries as going out with the Bible and hitting natives with it. It’s not really what they were doing. They were all doing something rather different.
We’re not going to have another Watergate in our lifetime. I’m sure.
He that takes truth for his guide, and duty for his end, may safely trust to God’s providence to lead him aright.
As far as film goes, I enjoy all Hollywood films and all Horror films like The Bride of Frankenstein, which also might be my favorite. I like 60’s and 70’s Italian and Spanish Horror films.
A specialist is someone who does everything else worse.
People only see what they are prepared to see.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I feel I’ve lived so long, and went through so much, that all I want is calm and rest.
I was poor. When you’re poor you work, and when you’re rich you expect somebody to hand it to you. So I think being reasonably poor is very good for people.
There is no standing still because time is moving forward.
Loving an old bachelor is always a no-win situation, and you come to terms with that early on, or you go away.
Three simple words – freedom, justice and honesty. These sum up what the Liberal Democrats stand for.
I have two lovely sons and some good memories, but I’ve had a rather tumultuous personal life. It hasn’t been dull; I’ve been the Hiroshima of love.
The best way to obtain truth and wisdom is not to ask from books, but to go to God in prayer, and obtain divine teaching.
Joseph Smith, Jr.
People would read all kinds of reaction into it, but Tracy told me himself that half the time he was just standing very still, trying to look sober and composed. That takes nothing away from him. The fact he got away with it was a tribute to his talent.
I liked sculpting better than painting. You have more freedom in sculpting.
I don’t want to know about my biggest idols. I don’t want to read their autobiographies, I don’t want to find out what they’re really like.
Action based only on principles isn’t always good even if it feels good.
What I think and what the world thinks is totally different.
Latinos are disproportionately more likely to be injured on the job than other ethnic groups.
I began with track and field because this is what I know.
We’ve not had one Republican president in 34 years balance the budget. You can’t trust right-wing Republicans with your money. You ought to hire somebody who has balanced a budget. I’m much more conservative with money than George Bush is.
There are certain times I don’t want my picture taken. If my wife’s stepping out of a car and it looks like it’s going to come out an indecent picture, don’t I have a right to object?
I will be a historical painter.
There aren’t any rules, as far as anything-and that applies especially to writing songs, whatever gets the point across. So you’re just kind of brought up to feel-in any field, if you say you can do it, do it. There it is.
They are sick in their minds. They say they brought 65 tanks into center of city. I say to you this talk is not true. This is part of their sick mind.
Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf
I certainly wasn’t able to get it when I was a kid growing up on the Lower East Side; it was very hard at that time for me to balance what I really believed was the right way to live with the violence I saw all around me – I saw too much of it among the people I knew.
Myths are stories that express meaning, morality or motivation. Whether they are true or not is irrelevant.
Never mind a world that can’t see past brutality.
They come together like the Coroner’s Inquest, to sit upon the murdered reputations of the week.
The difference of great players is at a certain point in a match they raise their level of play and maintain it. Lesser players play great for a set, but then less.
Tolerance always has limits – it cannot tolerate what is itself actively intolerant.
I wish to preach, not the doctrine of ignoble ease, but the doctrine of the strenuous life.
In sleep, you are safe from the revolting mechanics of living and being a prey to outrageous fortune.
A heart to resolve, a head to contrive, and a hand to execute.
Today, with a recording, he can hear the thing enough times until he really gets acquainted with the language, and then he can begin to make an estimate of the intrinsic, aesthetic value of that piece of music.
I don’t believe that you have to be a cow to know what milk is.
Collecting is my passion.
Writing, I’m convinced, should be a subversive activity – frowned on by the authorities – and not one cooed over and praised beyond common sense by some teacher.
Everything I write is designed to be milked to the last drop of revenue.
I think what coaching is all about, is taking players and analyzing there ability, put them in a position where they can excel within the framework of the team winning. And I hope that I’ve done that in my 33 years as a head coach.
At this point, American workers are pretty respectful of the bosses they loathe.
You must renounce all superficiality, all convention, all vanity and delusion.
One often thinks that using 2 different things like visual and sound lead to 2 different conclusions – to a different content – but in in my case it is all one.
I’ve been drawing since I was about 3 and I come from a family of artists.