Top Quotes About Anything
There is no accountability in soft money. None.
Hell is of this world and there are men who are unhappy escapees from hell, escapees destined ETERNALLY to reenact their escape.
Everything depends on a good job – strong families, strong communities, the pursuit of the American dream, and a tax base to support schools for our kids and services for our seniors.
If I started at 13, by the time I was 14 I was already good enough to play in front of people. I started off playing drums when I was 5, so playing in front of people didn’t matter – not a problem.
Jam Master Jay
War, I have always said, forces men to change their standards, regardless of whether their country has won or lost.
I sometimes think the chef end of cooking is not the real end of cooking. Cooking is all about homes and gardens, it doesn’t happen in restaurants.
My main form of transportation at that time was a bicycle, because bicycles could move though the crowd.
I want to do it for myself. It’s my goal and dream. All I can ask for is to get the chance and go out there and do the best I can, be as ready as I can.
My wife was too beautiful for words, but not for arguments.
One that desires to excel should endeavor in those things that are in themselves most excellent.
The key to truly rebuilding our central city on a vital and sustainable foundation is people.
A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.
I know where I’m going and I know the truth, and I don’t have to be what you want me to be. I’m free to be what I want.
Dan Curtis, our producer, has the idea that people like to see a stock company of actors.
You know, I’d love to do a Maxim shoot. But I’m not going to do it, because that’s just stupid to do.
There is only one goal. That’s to keep working and keep flossing.
I remember seeing Bill Hurt in New York once. I talked to him on the phone around 1988 and that’s about it. I was shooting in New York and somebody said Glenn Close came by the set.
That was after Napoleon died because there is still a controversy as to whether Napoleon was poisoned with arsenic. And the French say the British did it and the British say the French did it, but he died before the test for arsenic was available.
Hearing voices no one else can hear isn’t a good sign, even in the wizarding world.
J. K. Rowling
It’s funny, like 15 years ago when I was a kid doing all the John Hughes movies, I remember Bruce Willis was the only guy who was transitioning from television into film.
Anthony Michael Hall
I left home because I was hungry.
It is a hidden fear that somehow, if they are only given a chance, women will suddenly do as they have been done by.
If I get a hard audience they are not going to get away until they laugh. Those seven laughs a minute – I’ve got to have them.
A slave has but one master; an ambitious man has as many masters as there are people who may be useful in bettering his position.
Jean de la Bruyere
If we’re not supposed to eat animals, how come they’re made out of meat?
One of the most dangerous forms of human error is forgetting what one is trying to achieve.
Where there is a problem, the risks to the public are greater than they’ve ever been before.
We were tremendously encouraged by the testing of Analyze That. Audiences loved it. They were telling us that they liked it as much as the original. We recorded the laughs in the theater.
The first version of The Beautiful Room Is Empty was the first mss. I’d ever submitted to New York editors.
In short, all things that please the natural man in this world, are, to a true Christian, only so many crosses and temptations, allurements of sin and snares of death, that continually exercise his virtue.
I am not going to claim that modern anarchism has any direct relation to Roman jurisprudence; but I do claim that it has its basis in the laws of nature rather than in the state of nature.
The most original thing a writer can do is write like himself. It is also his most difficult task.
People think I have an interesting walk. Hell, I’m just trying to hold my gut in.
It’s also possible to have two third person singular points of view, as represented by two characters through whose eyes the story is told in alternating chapters, say.
There’s no country in the world that’s more devastated from natural resources than Afghanistan.
I xeroxed my watch. Now I have time to spare.
I’m a high-risk taker on the court in the sense of trying to squeeze things in there.
The fact of the Watergate cover-up is not nearly as interesting as the step into making the cover-up. And when you understand the step, you understand that Richard Nixon lied. That he was a criminal.
This is all the inheritance I give to my dear family. The religion of Christ will give them one which will make them rich indeed.
The greater the difficulty the more glory in surmounting it. Skillful pilots gain their reputation from storms and tempests.
If people get to the end of the record, then that is a treat.
This is a big deal. My wife and I sat in our home and we watched those young men get slaughtered on the streets of Mogadishu in the absence of a plan. It broke our heart.
A hundred years ago, of course, the question that the German Composers’ Co-operative asked itself sounded a lot more fundamental: How do you create a fair share for those who ensure that works can actually be performed at all?
I think every young actor in Los Angeles went up for that role. It was between Frankie Muniz and me, and he pulled out, so I got the role.
During the 60’s, drug use was in fashion in the U.S.
In spite of our poverty and our economic dependence, we do not have to give in, neither because we are sometimes abandoned nor because of the wish of some nations to impose their economic or political models.
Ignoring a child’s disrespect is the surest guarantee that it will continue.
Fred G. Gosman
I always felt as a horn player, a jam session wasn’t satisfying enough for me. I should have been a rhythm section player, actually.
The son of the victim, you know, has been virtually forgotten until recently.
So, if I were arrested or if I were killed, then after me the issues that American fears about me wouldn’t exist anymore – and I couldn’t tell you what those issues are.
Muqtada al Sadr
To depend upon the Will of a Man is Slavery.