Top Quotes About Anything
There is no life that does not contribute to history.
I also held several masters running titles.
The writer in western civilization has become not a voice of his tribe, but of his individuality. This is a very narrow-minded situation.
Some men are like nails, very easily drawn; others however are more like rivets never drawn at all.
They came out over the highway and they stopped and that’s when Barney got out, with the binoculars to try and identify the craft. I mean, he’d been in the military in World War Two, he’s puzzled.
Don’t forget this club nearly went out of extinction last year.
The heart jungle drum beat finds its voice in love and matchsticks.
I never had any desire to become a well-known actress.
There are people who laugh to show their fine teeth; and there are those who cry to show their good hearts.
It is often said that science must avoid any conclusions which smack of the supernatural.
For thirty years, beginning with the invention of a privacy right in the Supreme Court decision Roe v. Wade, the Left has been waging a systematic assault on the constitutional foundation of the nation.
There are words that work, that are meant to explain and educate on policies that work, on products that work, on services that work. I’m not going to ever try to sell a lemon. I don’t do that.
He has such a clear vision of exactly what he wanted out of each character, out of each set, out of each wardrobe change, out of each emotional beat, and action.
Nothing can be more incorrect than the assumption one sometimes meets with, that physics has one method, chemistry another, and biology a third.
Fresh activity is the only means of overcoming adversity.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Unreasonable haste is the direct road to error.
The English had hit upon a splendid joke. They intended to catch me or to bring me down.
Manfred von Richthofen
My grandson sees me as Lois on TV every Christmas, and that scores me points.
Then I got together with my brother and a friend and we decided to play dates. The more we played, the more we wanted to do it. And it got to a stage where we wanted to do it all the time.
I was in the gym five days a week, two hours a day. At one point, I was going seven days straight. I had put on a lot of weight, and then I started losing it drastically, so I was worried. It turned out I was overworking myself. My trainer told me that I couldn’t break a sweat, because I was burning more calories than I was putting on.
My overnight success was really 15 years in the making. I’d been writing songs since I was 6 and playing in bands and performing since I was 14.
An actor is something less than a man, while an actress is something more than a woman.
Once – many, many years ago – I thought I made a wrong decision. Of course, it turned out that I had been right all along. But I was wrong to have thought that I was wrong.
John Foster Dulles
I think that’s good that I have to watch how I act and what I say. I think that’s a part of growing up.
Any jackass can kick down a barn but it takes a good carpenter to build one.
Lyndon B. Johnson
While we look to the dramatist to give romance to realism, we ask of the actor to give realism to romance.
A strong woman is a woman determined to do something others are determined not be done.
Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome.
We have stabilized our economy. We took over a very sick economy, and we were hemorrhaging 750,000 jobs a month. We have stopped the hemorrhaging. In fact, we had 140,000 job growth last month. And that’s what I call progress.
The fool wanders, a wise man travels.
Sit down to write what you have thought, and not to think about what you shall write.
I sing seriously to my mom on the phone. To put her to sleep, I have to sing “Maria” from West Side Story. When I hear her snoring, I hang up.
In disposition the Negro is joyous, flexible, and indolent; while the many nations which compose this race present a singular diversity of intellectual character, of which the far extreme is the lowest grade of humanity.
Samuel George Morton
There ought to be one day – just one – when there is open season on senators.
We seem, as it were, to have conquered and peopled half the world in a fit of absence of mind.
John Robert Seeley
When I play, I very quickly put myself into a light hypnotic trance and compose while playing, drawing directly from the emotions.
Faith is not belief without proof, but trust without reservation.
D. Elton Trueblood
I am just trying to find a way to make pictures.
Saturday night is when my hair would be fixed up and that was my memory.
The joining of the whole congregation in prayer has something exceedingly solemn and affecting in it.
Karl Philipp Moritz
A lot of the work in United States is highly critical of technology. I’m using 15,000 watts of power and 18 different pieces of electronic equipment to say that.
You can’t just plain die. You got to do it by the book.
We then took a shortened version of what we’d been doing in the pubs, with the best gags and things like that, out to cabaret clubs and things in the north of England for six weeks. And we became a big success.
The plays I remember are the plays I made a mistake.
Personally I discovered that you could go through the academy as a young scholar, come out, and almost immediately have an impact on the academic environment.
Bernice Johnson Reagon
At the Muddy Waters thing, I played the first song by myself on an acoustic guitar. I thought that was great that y’all did that tribute to Muddy Waters. I had a real good time.
I would hate to make music and people love me for something that isn’t me.
More fundamentally, it is a dream that does not die with the onset of manhood: the dream is to play endlessly, past the time when you are called home for dinner, past the time of doing chores, past the time when your body betrays you past time itself.
The more sand has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
Music is a way to dream together and go to another dimension.
The trouble with life in the fast lane is that you get to the other end in an awful hurry.