Top Quotes About Anything
This wretched brain gave way, and I became a wreck at random driven, without one glimpse of reason or heaven.
Not life, but good life, is to be chiefly valued.
I’m not trying to be the new anybody.
You can’t have a light without a dark to stick it in.
They kind of took it out of our hands. We’re still able to deal with him on an emotional level.
I played Chang here under the lights here. I think that was ’91. Another good match. I’ve played a lot more good matches under the lights than I played bad. You tend to remember some of the bad ones unfortunately.
Do not fear fear.
L. M. Heroux
The people in general ought to have regard to the moral character of those whom they invest with authority either in the legislative, executive, or judicial branches.
To be interested solely in technique would be a very superficial thing to me.
We have the Terminator as governor, and we had an actor as president, so why shouldn’t we have a fashion designer as a senator?
Words are loaded pistols.
I think I have come to a place where I’m able to feel more comfortable about being honest.
I’ve heard from writers and musicians and fans that they think I’m underrated.
Well, I mean, you have an emotion, you want to express it. You don’t just look in the camera and do it. You want to hide from the embarrassment of your brother saying you’re not allowed to come into my town.
Solitude is independence.
The book, you understand, was not written for publication. It was the portrayal of my emotions, the analysis of my own soul life during three months of my nineteenth year. I wrote then all the time, just as I do now, but, though the book is in diary form, it is not a diary.
I’m just mystified and fascinated by women, and I’m still single. Hence all of that, and the fact that I celebrate them so much, I understand that I’m unevolved at this exact moment to share my life with one. I wouldn’t inflict that upon anyone yet. But, I’m getting closer.
Poverty is unnecessary.
Every time you play a bad girl or guy in a movie, you really come from a place of pain.
Because all of biology is connected, one can often make a breakthrough with an organism that exaggerates a particular phenomenon, and later explore the generality.
Thomas R. Cech
The finite is annihilated in the presence of the infinite, and becomes a pure nothing. So our spirit before God, so our justice before divine justice.
Now how many people in their heart of hearts in that community want to see the demise of this country? How many would cheer, not out loud maybe, but in their heart when things like 9/11 occur and I’ll tell you; it’s a majority among them.
We in the press have a special role since there is no other institution in our society that can hold the President accountable. I do believe that our democracy can endure and prevail only if the American people are informed.
I have to believe that people can change, otherwise I deny the Gospel, and I will not do that.
The constant effort towards population, which is found even in the most vicious societies, increases the number of people before the means of subsistence are increased.
That’s what my Dad always told me, on the ballot, they should always have a third choice, like none of the above, then if enough people picked that, they’d have to get new candidates.
I never cared for fashion much, amusing little seams and witty little pleats: it was the girls I liked.
A cat’s rage is beautiful, burning with pure cat flame, all its hair standing up and crackling blue sparks, eyes blazing and sputtering.
William S. Burroughs
Of all possible sexual perversions, religion is the only one to have ever been scientifically systematized.
Some of the most important conversations I’ve ever had occurred at my family’s dinner table.
But at the beginning, our definition of the genocide was what happened to Armenia in 1917 or 1919, it’s happened to the Jew in Europe, and we were not realizing – In our point of view, they have not the tools to do a genocide.
Only in art will the lion lie down with the lamb, and the rose grow without thorn.
A lot of young actors will do a scene and then run off and look at themselves. I don’t believe in that at all.
Winners are people with definite purpose in life.
You don’t want to write your own opinion, you don’t want to just represent yourself, but represent yourself through someone else.
I played a great horse yesterday! It took seven horses to beat him.
It was as if Japan had fallen victim to a case of collective amnesia.
Well, I think there are artists who are more or less contemporary with Hopper who are more relevant.
I mean, all the ratings wars are silly. But, I mean, someone has to be concerned about the ratings because it means, you know, it translates into revenue.
I’m not saying that the gas chambers didn’t exist. I couldn’t see them myself.
Jean-Marie Le Pen
Time has the same effect on the mind as on the face; the predominant passion and the strongest feature become more conspicuous from the others’ retiring.
If there’s no money in poetry, neither is there poetry in money.
What it lies in our power to do, it lies in our power not to do.
I’ll think, If this is his first punch, how are the others gonna feel? That’s the only fear I have for myself.
Sugar Ray Leonard
Research we’ve done seems to indicate that people who are on the Net like the idea that they don’t have to leave what they are reading to go buy something.
Occasionally we have to interpret an international treaty – one, perhaps, affecting airlines and liability for injury to passengers or damage to goods. Then, of course, we have to look to the precedents of other member nations in resolving issues.
Sandra Day O'Connor
More than ever, we as parents and a nation must do something about the growth of obesity in our children. We must do more than just talk, we must be concerned enough to act.
It took me years to live down Dracula and convince the film producers that I would play almost any other type of role.
We are not going to abandon Iraq.
The only way round is through.
When every physical and mental resources is focused, one’s power to solve a problem multiplies tremendously.
Norman Vincent Peale