Top Quotes About Anything
To the stern student of affairs, Beirut is a phenomenon, beguiling perhaps, but quite, quite impossible.
A great man is the man who does something for the first time.
Business? It’s quite simple; it’s other people’s money.
For almost thirty years I repeatedly saw one and the same dream: I would arrive in Vienna at long last. I would feel really happy, for I was returning to my serene childhood.
The action is best that secures the greatest happiness for the greatest number.
William Dean Howells
Teaching was the hardest work I had ever done, and it remains the hardest work I have done to date.
But I do think that we approach music, in of itself, with a religious attitude.
I think the economic logic behind dumping a load of toxic waste in the lowest wage country is impeccable and we should face up to it.
An injured friend is the bitterest of foes.
Man must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Research promoted by NARA within a major coalition of Federal and private sector research partners has at last demonstrated that an Electronic Records Archives can be built.
As a cure for worrying, work is better than whiskey.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Feverishly we cleared away the remaining last scraps of rubbish on the floor of the passage before the doorway, until we had only the clean sealed doorway before us.
There is a lesson there about greed and it is a lesson I am willing to learn as well. Has it made me a distrustful person? I don’t think so. But we probably look a bit more carefully at our financial situation now.
Then they started pulling me in and I was very resistant. All the other actors would be saying write more, more dialogue for me, and I’d always be saying ‘No, less, less’.
It was my band. I organized the band and Dizzy was in the band. Dizzy was the first musical director with the band. Charlie Parker was in the band. But, no, no, that was my band.
I know if mama ain’t happy, ain’t nobody happy.
Israel is no longer a people that dwells alone, and has to join the global journey toward peace, reconciliation and international cooperation.
My Aunt Minnie would always be punctual and never hold up production, but who would pay to see my Aunt Minnie?
It is not difficult to govern. All one has to do is not to offend the noble families.
Philosophy will clip an angel’s wings.
I think probably, the makeup artists don’t really know how long it’s going to take until they really work with your face and they kind of mold it and build it as they’re going along.
I’m playing dark history. It’s beyond black. I’m dealing with the dark things of the cosmos.
No one ever died from sleeping in an unmade bed. I have known mothers who remake the bed after their children do it because there is wrinkle in the spread or the blanket is on crooked. This is sick.
The private citizen, beset by partisan appeals for the loan of his Public Opinion, will soon see, perhaps, that these appeals are not a compliment to his intelligence, but an imposition on his good nature and an insult to his sense of evidence.
The Middle East is more angry than ever. I’m afraid that the sort of deceit on the route to war was linked to the lack of preparation for afterwards and the chaos and suffering that continuous – so it won’t go away will it?
I stayed in submission to my husband, and he allowed me to do anything I wanted to. I felt like I was lucky to have that kind of romance.
June Carter Cash
Did perpetual happiness in the Garden of Eden maybe get so boring that eating the apple was justified?
Having a positive mental attitude is asking how something can be done rather than saying it can’t be done.
It may be that other developers are finding that their games play better on one platform over the other, so they’re choosing to migrate to that platform.
I must uphold my ideals, for perhaps the time will come when I shall be able to carry them out.
Sometimes I feel like I’m a preacher as well, ’cause I can really get into an audience.
I’m at that point again where it don’t matter where he is to me anymore.
The eye altering, alters all.
The responsibility that I feel is to do as good a job as a journalist as I can possibly do.
I’ve done so many hip-hop albums already I got tired of just hip-hop.
The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don’t do anything about it.
It is difficult sharing and capturing so many years of memories and the people behind the words-and even though that guest book can speak volumes, in between, the pages remain so silent.
I turned forty, and I’m finally going to get married and maybe have a kid.
An artist cannot speak about his art any more than a plant can discuss horticulture.
Dancers are stripped enough onstage. You don’t have to know more about them than they’ve given you already.
A lot of people in spiritual life use the awareness of difference, and the spiritual glorification of difference, as a justification to indulge in that which is ultimately unreal.
Once you get into entertaining a quarter of a million people, it’s a very weird place to be.
I had this whole ritual with my mother making the bed with me inside it so I would be invisible.
A lot of the stuff that I do with Betty is in the eyes. A lot of the feelings that I evoke with her are unspoken, so that’s been fun to play with.
The dissolution of the trade unions was in the air then.
You can’t enjoy life if you’re not nourishing your body.
A wife lasts only for the length of the marriage, but an ex-wife is there for the rest of your life.
I think the varied backgrounds in the beginning were a plus. It took a while for people to understand what they were trying to do and get started, but it did provide for a lot of new ideas.
Why should I have my picture taken when I can get paid for it?
As I said this year, I didn’t try to put any pressure on me by setting high goals or anything, I just want to make sure that every single time I’m out there on the court I do my best, I give 100%, and see where it’s going to end up next year.