Top Quotes About Anything
There are people who appear in the magazines and I don’t know who they are. I’ve never seen anything they’ve done and their careers are over already. They’re famous for maybe 10 minutes. Real careers, I think, take a long time to unfold.
You want calamities? What about the Ice Age?
I think it’s important to know your limitations too.
The thing about coming back to the Bay Area, it’s like coming home for me.
The soul is neither inside nor outside the body; neither proximate to nor separate from it.
Speak low, if you speak love.
Time management is a big part of the director’s job.
As I have pointed out, it is the Christian tradition that is the most fundamental element in Western culture. It lies at the base not only of Western religion, but also of Western morals and Western social idealism.
I am from Brooklyn, NY, so we could not have many pets, but I always had at least two dogs.
People have to understand what my game is. It’s not all about numbers. There’s a bigger picture here. I don’t create off the dribble. I rely on my teammates; my role is to set screens and get rebounds.
If anybody wanted to photograph my life, they’d get bored in a day. ‘Heres Matt at home learning his lines. Here’s Matt researching in aisle six of his local library’. A few hours of that and they’d go home.
Everyone is entitled to our opinion.
Heat cannot be separated from fire, or beauty from The Eternal.
He who will be just, must be forc’d to acknowledge, that neither Sex are always in the right.
That’s why it has to be a nonprofit, because a nonprofit is required to take monies it receives and use them for the purposes for which it’s chartered by the government. It can’t be pocketed.
But I don’t need to use politics as a way of making money.
Some people are always grumbling because roses have thorns; I am thankful that thorns have roses.
Read as you taste fruit or savor wine, or enjoy friendship, love or life.
But I will agree that I think that things happen with people in relationships, that you might have been able to enjoy Morocco, say, if you weren’t getting out of a bad marriage. You know what I mean?
Robert Downey, Jr.
It’s sad when girls think they don’t have anything going on except being pretty.
The life of man is of no greater importance to the universe than that of an oyster.
That a majority of the Abolitionists in this place would patronize a free labor store, in preference to others, I do not doubt; but we do not muster money in Cincinnati.
Believe that time is going to help you do what you want.
William Morris Hunt
In my district, the budget scales back and eliminates several long-term shore protection projects important to the safety and economic security of Long Island.
I’m trying to find a character that’s my age and I can sustain week after week. I’d like to do a series.
My best kiss was on stage. Kelly Rowland from Destiny’s Child gave me a really nice soft kiss on my lips during a performance on my birthday. It was amazing.
I think my real depressions started when I was about 16 and doing The Patty Duke Show. I would go to bed at about 10 o’clock on a Friday night and not get up again until 6:30 Monday morning.
And Seinfeld is so quick: we crank out one show a week, and the hours are very reasonable.
I hated stand-up.
The American soldier is quick in adapting himself to a new mode of living. Outfits which have been here only three days have dug vast networks of ditches three feet deep in the bare brown earth. They have rigged up a light here and there with a storage battery.
I had an older brother who was very interested in literature, so I had an early exposure to literature, and and theater. My father sometimes would work in musical comedies.
Francis Ford Coppola
At my age it is unseemly to be pessimistic.
I was a new devotee of Eastern mysticism and even though I did not join that particular group, I could well have done. They seemed a bit extreme but I regarded myself as not quite ready.
Yet Aristotle’s excellence of substance, so far from being associated with the grand style, is associated with something that at times comes perilously near jargon.
If it’s not going to sound like Terrapin Station, what’s the point of playing Terrapin Station?
But there is a difference here: When Jewish children are murdered, Arabs celebrate the deed. The death of an Arab child is no cause for celebration in Israel.
You don’t repair that relationship by sitting down and talking about trust or making promises. Actually, what rebuilds it is living it and doing things differently – and I think that is what is going to make the difference.
I do not believe in God; his existence has been disproved by Science. But in the concentration camp, I learned to believe in men.
History has not dealt kindly with the aftermath of protracted periods of low risk premiums.
To me, fantasy has always been the genre of escape, science fiction the genre of ideas. So if you can escape and have a little idea as well, maybe you have some kind of a cross-breed between the two.
Sheri S. Tepper
Sam Walton instilled ownership of the products in the stores into the collective consciousness of every associate regardless of what job they did for the company.
The standard growth theory tells us that economic growth in per capita basis comes from mainly two sources: capital deepening and total factor productivity growth, or TFP growth.
If the person at the wheel refuses to ask for directions, it is time for a new driver.
Those 40 or 50 national correspondents who had followed Kennedy since the beginning of his electoral exertions into the November days had become more than a press corps – they had become his friends and, some of them, his most devoted admirers.
Seventy-five percent of MS sufferers are women.
The mind is its own place and in itself, can make a Heaven of Hell, a Hell of Heaven.
If we had this back, and in full measure; if society were infused by it, through and through, and men lived its life, and in its life, philosophy would take care of itself and the nature of our institutions would not matter.
Ralph A. Cram
I would recommend that anyone who wants to do comedy on TV to do radio first.
When I first went to New York I was right out of high school, I was 17 years old, and I had never seen a building over two stories high.
Why get married and make one man miserable when I can stay single and make thousands miserable?
Carrie P. Snow
I had never done any serious acting before, but I decided that it was a chance that I should take.