Top Quotes About Anything
There has been a substitution of ideology for fact and scientific and engineering data in this administration.
Everything is something you decide to do, and there is nothing you have to do.
Normal is not something to aspire to, it’s something to get away from.
I was at a bar nursing a beer. My nipple was getting quite soggy.
I’m all over the place.
Child psychology and animal psychology are of relatively slight importance, as compared with the sciences which deal with the corresponding physiological problems of ontogeny and phylogeny.
A few years ago, I decided I wanted to be home with my family.
Larger deficits are necessary and proper means to mitigate unemployment as the far greater evil in terms of human welfare.
I am more of a New Yorker than ever and just actually, sometimes I fantasize about living somewhere else, where it’s maybe not quite so crowded or stressful, blah, blah, blah and after September 11th, I guess I could just not imagine living anywhere else.
Kids don’t learn the fundamentals of baseball at the games anymore.
I don’t think it works to just be mad at them – Maxine Waters out ranting and kicking down the doors. It would be so easy to dismiss you and marginalize you.
It was always fun to skate with Paul Wylie and Paul Martini.
My parents used to take me to the pet department and tell me it was a zoo.
Music assists him in the use of harmonic and mathematical proportion.
Marcus V. Pollio
I do not say anything from jealousy.
I need some kind of emotional stake in it to write my lyrics, assuming that place. It might just be an emotion I understand but am not currently experiencing necessarily.
First would be the literary side, then the spiritual and philosophical. The political side is required principally because of the necessity of the current Russian position.
There are some defeats more triumphant than victories.
Michel de Montaigne
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one’s self.
I’m a Gemini, so I have a great time with the other guy.
To act on the belief that we possess the knowledge and the power which enable us to shape the processes of society entirely to our liking, knowledge which in fact we do not possess, is likely to make us do much harm.
Friedrich August von Hayek
A good ad which is not run never produces sales.
What I try to impart to a musician is to really try to practice the instrument in a really sincere way. Learn as much about music as you possibly can. Learn composition. Study to try to create compositions of your own and put your own personal touch on your music.
I really want to play Princess Leia. Stick some big pastries on my head. Now that would be interesting.
It was a huge shock. I’ve never had hair that short in my life! I think the rest of the cast and crew were mourning my haircut more than I was! But after a while, I felt liberated, I learned to embrace it.
It even has the same phraseology as the English orders of knighthood, companions and this sort of thing.
Why does a man take it for granted that a girl who flirts with him wants him to kiss her – when, nine times out of ten, she only wants him to want to kiss her?
Increasingly, staying in the middle class – let alone aspiring to become middle class – is becoming a game of chance.
The obsession required to see a feature through from concept to release is not a rational thing to do with your brief time on this planet. Nor is it something to which an intelligent person should aspire.
I’d just recorded it in Mariah Carey’s studio. THey thought the song was perfect for Nina, because she’s so shy, so it was nice to have that connection with Nina in the song. It was special.
Well, maybe it’s because of the rumors they had going around, you know, they had some rumors about Dennis Brown was in the hospital and all that. Well, that is all bull!
Alcohol is the anesthesia by which we endure the operation of life.
George Bernard Shaw
The Bible is God’s sacred Word of truth.
Joseph Franklin Rutherford
I do try to be resentful, I really do, but I just can’t bring myself to do it.
I wasn’t angry the night I shot him.
Mark David Chapman
In Washington it is an honor to be disgraced. you have to have been somebody to fall.
When I’d tell people I like country music they’d get this look on their faces. People were kind of ashamed of country.
Part of the lesbian consciousness is an absolute recognition of the erotic within our lives and, taking that a step further, dealing with the erotic not only in sexual terms.
I’ll always be there because I’m a skilled professional actor. Whether or not I’ve any talent is beside the point.
Germany can generally only pay if the Corridor and Upper Silesia will be handed back to Germany from Polish possession, and if besides somewhere on the earth colonial territory will be made available to Germany.
When you end a successful sitcom, the most sensible thing to do is go back to the theater.
It’s good to be funny when you are a comedian.
We’re having a good time. That’s what I did last year. If you can’t have a good time, you might as well stay home. I feel real good.
I don’t believe that efforts to prohibit only so-called reproductive cloning can be successful.
The bulk of mankind have indeed, in all countries in their turn, been made the prey of ambition.
Mercy Otis Warren
I haven’t really done a lot of comedies. I don’t know why, because I really like them.
I loved planning ‘The Tyra Show’ more than actually having to do it. I loved coming up with show ideas, honing each program and crafting it. I’m more excited being in a meeting than being on TV.
When I try to get work in the US all they say is that I need to lose weight – but I bet they never said that to Mae West.
Talent works, genius creates.
My songs are my kids. Some of them stay with me, some others I have to send out, out to the war. It might sound stupid and it might even sound naive, but that’s just the way it is.
One cannot weep for the entire world, it is beyond human strength. One must choose.