Top Quotes About Anything
There is no accountability in soft money. None.
Well, it was kind of accidental that Jim started playing with us, although it wasn’t sudden… we hadn’t really looked around to think who could be a fifth member.
You can’t legislate or litigate good, healthy behavior but we must be willing to educate people at an early age about the affects of unhealthy living.
To name something is to wait for it in the place you think it will pass.
The only service a friend can really render is to keep up your courage by holding up to you a mirror in which you can see a noble image of yourself.
George Bernard Shaw
That crossover of whether it’s entertainment or news is the biggest crock of b.s. in television today, because it’s all entertainment.
Love as if you liked yourself, and it may happen.
A defendant on trial for a specific crime is entitled to his day in court, not in a stadium or a city or nationwide arena.
Tom C. Clark
You don’t fight racism with racism, the best way to fight racism is with solidarity.
War involves in its progress such a train of unforeseen circumstances that no human wisdom can calculate the end; it has but one thing certain, and that is to increase taxes.
It wasn’t that I ever knew I’d be at the Met for 20 years, or 30 years, or 40 years, or anything like that.
All ballplayers should quit when it starts to feel as if all the baselines run uphill.
He who would acquire fame must not show himself afraid of censure. The dread of censure is the death of genius.
William Gilmore Simms
An FBI agent ought to be able to surf the net and look for sites that instruct people how to make bombs.
You have to be smart to play a dumb blonde over and over again and keep the audience’s attention without extraordinary physical equipment.
Two important characteristics of maps should be noticed. A map is not the territory it represents, but, if correct, it has a similar structure to the territory, which accounts for its usefulness.
There’s no love more intense than the love we have for our kids – and where there is intense love, there is also intense fear lurking beneath the surface.
Tradition does not mean that the living are dead, it means that the dead are living.
Many a time a man cannot be such as he would be, if circumstances do not admit of it.
All societies are historical.
We see an extensive program of dismantling state institutions… These are ingredients for catastrophe.
Politicians often lie.
Young people don’t want to be second to anyone. Everyone wants to be an overnight star. Look how many years I had to wait, how many roads I had to travel, how many songs I had to sing. And now I’m just beginning, never ending.
I wanted to travel with my dad to be close to him again. Having babies and raising my own family took so much of my time, I didn’t have a chance to be with him very often.
Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in.
Govern a great nation as you would cook a small fish. Do not overdo it.
Right now, writing for me is most rewarding because I’m old enough now to have something to say, which probably wasn’t always the case.
I was pretty young when my father was prime minister, so it wasn’t really a big part of my life. My folks were away a lot, meeting foreign dignitaries and that sort of thing, but it never struck me as odd. If anything it allowed me to get into all sorts of mischief.
Some people try to get very philosophical and cerebral about what they’re trying to say with jazz. You don’t need any prologues, you just play.
I’ve been in plenty of situations where someone I’m dating had more time for a console than me.
I was determined to get it right on the pitch. Then, if I had to leave at the end of the season, so be it. I never felt threatened or isolated by the arrangement. We worked together and it worked out.
It probably goes without saying that I enjoy the potato pancakes, delicious hams and so forth that maddeningly turn up at this time of year.
Believe in yourself and stop trying to convince others.
James De La Vega
I think the definition of an artist is not necessarily tied into excellence or talent; an artist is somebody who, if you took away their freedom to make art, would lose their mind.
Nature is forever arriving and forever departing, forever approaching, forever vanishing; but in her vanishings there seems to be ever the waving of a hand, in all her partings a promise of meetings farther along the road.
Richard Le Gallienne
Richard Chamberlain on The Slipper and the Rose was lovely to work with. He wore the clothes so beautifully and sang his songs so well.
Yes I still enjoy playing him. He’s the best person to play isn’t he?
Eventually, I was sent to Wales and Germany, and after the war, to Paris.
Part of the beauty of the show in a way is that he’s not perfect, but you can always count on him to do the right thing in a pinch. That’s why he inspires people and inspires me.
I assume we will have figured out a way to efficiently utilize solar energy and tied that to an efficient way to use nuclear energy in such a way that it doesn’t pose a serious environmental issue.
For know that no one is free, except Zeus.
Our musical alphabet is poor and illogical.
When better business decisions are made, economists won’t make them.
Try to take for a mate a person of your own neighborhood.
I consider a CD or a comedy collection as a record of what I’ve been doing, and I try to wrap it up and start new material.
I’m very comfortable in having a strong team. I’m very comfortable in sharing the limelight with the team.
Music is amazing. There’s some metaphysical comfort where it allows you to be isolated and alone while telling you that you are not alone… truly, the only cure for sadness is to share it with someone else.
Seven years is a long time, and he was there for me, when my mum died. He was very compassionate at that time. I couldn’t have found anyone better in that situation.
Mary Elizabeth Donaldson
There were a lot of areas we didn’t cover that I’m hoping to cover if we do some specials. One is to see more of Patsy’s home and her home life, which is just the saddest thing.
In the early days of his reign, Bismarck confided to a friend that it would some day be necessary for Germany to confine William II in an insane asylum.
Nothing shortens a journey so pleasantly as an account of misfortunes at which the hearer is permitted to laugh.