Top Quotes About Anything
To not sing with an orchestra, to not be able to communicate through my voice, which I’ve done all my life, and not to be able to phrase lyrics and give people that kind of joy, I think I would be totally devastated.
You have to watch all sides of your advancement, you have to make sure people’s bodies and minds are healthy and their morale is cool before you can really go out and play great music.
This is the kind of work I’ve aspired to my whole career.
I don’t really think of Odo as a heroic lead, but that’s nice if you do.
Nobody could’ve ever known I was positive because I didn’t know.
The reality is the cap-and-trade legislation offered by the Democrats amounts to an economic declaration of war on the Midwest by liberals on Capitol Hill.
I certainly know that this relationship could not have continued the way it did, when I was at the Pentagon and the president was obviously at the White House, without Betty.
Too many of these writers in the music papers, they are misunderstanding everything. The disco sound is not art or anything so serious.
I look at the film as an opportunity to see some bountifully creative minds do something that I could not do – tell the story with images. I can’t wait to see what they do.
I don’t want people to know what I’m actually like. It’s not good for an actor.
I have said this in the past and I will continue to repeat it as long as I live: Whoever tries to hurt our national unity is my enemy until the day of judgement.
King Hussein I
And I think that after nearly 85 years upon this planet that I have a right after working so hard at showing the desolation and the poverty, to show something beautiful for somebody as well.
There’s no better feeling in the world than a warm pizza box on your lap.
I don’t think I could ever do a network sitcom because the humor is often based on some trite circumstance. I don’t want to be a part of a show where it’s mostly about coming up with the jokes.
We have the EURO as a currency, which means a lot. It has not just stabilized the situation in Kosovo politically and economically, but also facilitated the direct contact that we have with Europe.
Those who prefer their English sloppy have only themselves to thank if the advertisement writer uses his mastery of the vocabulary and syntax to mislead their weak minds.
Dorothy L. Sayers
Twenty years ago, you might have been pessimistic and said there’s no hope. But these days, some of our very biggest companies are acting remarkably cleanly. And in some cases, although not all cases, the CEOs are the driving forces behind that.
Prejudice is a great time saver. You can form opinions without having to get the facts.
E. B. White
You can never learn it all and I hope to continue my growth as a person and a musician.
We really put together a great band, and have a great time.
I don’t think that they know fully what’s happening with Miss Match so therefore I don’t know how many more if any, if the show’s even gonna keep going.
I could paint for a hundred years, a thousand years without stopping and I would still feel as though I knew nothing.
It was like a miracle, but before our very eyes, and almost in the drawing of a breath, the whole body crumbled into dust and passed from our sight.
But so much of being an actor isn’t so great – the auditioning, the rejection, the financial insecurity.
I wasn’t very good about juggling family and my career. I was interested in who was coming to the children’s birthday party, what my son was writing. I was thinking about Legos.
It’s sort of well-known that anytime any catastrophe happens anywhere in the world, they can count on the United States for help.
Everyone has a budget, I don’t care who you are. But they said if we are in a pennant race in the middle of the summer they are going to get some help with added payroll.
I don’t care how long you’ve been around, you’ll never see it all.
I feel not unlike a small boy, waking from a bad dream to find reality not much of an improvement.
The Iraq War marked the beginning of the end of network news coverage. Viewers saw the juxtaposition of the embedded correspondents reporting the war as it was actually unfolding and the jaundiced, biased, negative coverage of these same events in the network newsrooms.
We do not know what is really good or bad fortune.
At the end of the day, the numbers that we’re hearing are not going to be totally correct or not correct at all.
The appearance of a single great genius is more than equivalent to the birth of a hundred mediocrities.
I don’t know what makes someone hip. The goal is artist achievement and the best work we can do with no limitation.
‘What is the use of a book’, thought Alice, ‘without pictures or conversations?’
To deny the freedom of the will is to make morality impossible.
James Anthony Froude
This time, I took it easier. I stood up before it so as not to crash again.
Gaiety is often the reckless ripple over depths of despair.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin
Don’t confuse hypothesis and theory. The former is a possible explanation; the latter, the correct one. The establishment of theory is the very purpose of science.
Martin H. Fischer
I have moved from certainty to doubt, from devotion to rebellion.
Fundamentally, I believe that the U.S. can improve its international standing and its national security by expanding trade and strengthening its relationships with moderate Muslim countries.
Just remember, once you’re over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
As many of you know I travel a good bit and do not get to see my friends and family as much as I would like.
Real poverty is less a state of income than a state of mind.
All I’ve ever wanted to do was play music and go on the road and make records.
If I couldn’t laugh, I’d rather die.
I never lied to a person in my life; my kids didn’t, either.
Hiding spending does not reduce spending.
The man who spends all his time looking up to heaven is not always the best; in fact, he is usually the worst.
I have been working since I was 14, nonstop.
My dad served in two wars has been flying airplanes for 60 years now. He was certainly quite an inspiration.
John L. Phillips