Top Quotes About Anything
There was a time… when people didn’t go out of their house on Tuesday night at eight o’clock because Milton Berle was on.
It is the safeguard of the strongest that he lives under a government which is obliged to respect the voice of the weakest.
Frost is the greatest artist in our clime – he paints in nature and describes in rime.
I did realise more than ever, after the stabbing, that tennis is a business – a tough business.
Therefore, the observation must be explicitly made: In the Middle East and in the Muslim world, suspicions linger concerning the objectives of the West and notably the US.
Recep Tayyip Erdogan
Well, Smoke n’ Mirrors has very much a world music flavor and it doesn’t park itself in one country. It borrows heavily from the Brazilian angle, which is dear to my heart, and I recorded several albums with that flavor.
A live concert to me is exciting because of all the electricity that is generated in the crowd and on stage. It’s my favorite part of the business, live concerts.
I am called repeatedly and insidiously prime and sole minister.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
Let the veil of silence fall presently over what happened afterwards. Silence, too, can speak out.
I don’t care how I got here. In the books, when you look at it 10 or 20 years from now, it’s not going say how he got here, it’s going to say he’s here and he represented the team.
My father taught me Basic and rudimentary C, I learned everything else on my own, including studying computational complexity on my own. That’s more a function of my age than anything else though – back when I was in school there were hardly any programming classes.
My mind is not a bed to be made and re-made.
There are people who don’t like capitalism, and people who don’t like PCs. But there’s no-one who likes the PC who doesn’t like Microsoft.
Tax cuts continue to benefit families, seniors, and small business owners, as evidenced by unparalleled economic growth in Nevada and across the country.
To one who has faith, no explanation is necessary. To one without faith, no explanation is possible.
Where is the Life we have lost in living? Where is the wisdom we have lost in knowledge? Where is the knowledge we have lost in information?
T. S. Eliot
I have been following a vegan diet now since the 1980s, and find it not only healthier, but also much more attractive than the chunks of meat that were on my plate as a child.
My personal belief is that you carry your own water in a relationship. If you see a girl and you think she’s hot, that’s a very human reaction, but you don’t go and tell your spouse that, you know? So in one way it’s how you behave.
We’ve got to recognize that when we march into Iraq, we’re setting up the card tables in front of every university in the Arab world, the Islamic world, to recruit for al-Qaida.
Immortality: A toy which people cry for, And on their knees apply for, Dispute, contend and lie for, And if allowed Would be right proud Eternally to die for.
We can’t let somebody rise to the top who will pardon these war criminals. Because they need to go to prison for what they’ve done in this world. We can’t have a pardon. They need to pay for what they’ve done.
I hate the cursed Oriole fundamentals… I’ve been doing them since 1964. I do them in my sleep. I hate spring training.
I was in Liverpool city center and I thought I broke one of my toes, just by jumping on buses. I put my arm in the door on the outside, and the bus just drives away with me naked.
Anyone afraid of what he thinks television does to the world is probably just afraid of the world.
All these older kids here, and I’m the only one from a town that’s so small, if everyone breathed at the same time, you’d run out of oxygen. Man, there is nothing there.
The supreme satisfaction is to be able to despise one’s neighbor and this fact goes far to account for religious intolerance. It is evidently consoling to reflect that the people next door are headed for hell.
I must quit marrying men who feel inferior to me. Somewhere there must be a man who could be my husband and not feel inferior.
People can only do what they are ready to do when they are ready to do it.
We don’t need refs, but I guess white guys need something to do.
Questions have arisen about the policing of science. Who is responsible for the policing? My answer is: all of us.
The vocabulary of pleasure depends on the imagery of pain.
Less base the fear of death than fear of life.
I do not think we are ever going to be able to, for a long time, get the kind of quality of school personnel that we need in our schools, especially in the areas of science and math. One of the answers to that problem is to use more educational technology.
I suggested that we might compare earthquakes in terms of the measured amplitudes recorded at these stations, with an appropriate correction for distance.
Charles Francis Richter
I went to Ithaca, found the Grateful Dead and my life was changed.
Death can’t be so bad if mom went through it. It makes it easier for the child to follow.
The quality of decision is like the well-timed swoop of a falcon which enables it to strike and destroy its victim.
Nothing seems to come up to your expectations. But nothing I had heard about Hollywood was enough.
I think that a song, when it works, never mind a piece of long form music, even a song is something that speaks to itself but has a language all of its own, ideally.
We should not have assumed that a political space station could be built.
I don’t know of any plans to remaster the Mr Mister catalog.
Time is the longest distance between two places.
We often refuse to accept an idea merely because the tone of voice in which it has been expressed is unsympathetic to us.
It’s become another dimension to who I am. I don’t think Sports Illustrated is going to be wanting me. But who cares? I’m at a different place in my life.
The Scoutmaster teaches boys to play the game by doing so himself.
Extreme law is often extreme injustice.
I want freedom and I realize that the only way to get it is to quit breaking the law.
I’m concerned about a lot of serious border issues. This book is about the border reality and the struggles of the undocumented worker.
Wishful thinking is one thing, and reality another.
If you want something hard enough, it just gets done.