Top Quotes About Anything
Total ghettoization, because they were in charge of public housing, the local council, and they deliberately located people in a ghetto situation in order to ensure that they maintained control.
I’ve broken my nose, I’ve broken ribs. You name it. In fact, we just got back from South America, and I fell over a monitor speaker on the stage and almost ended up in the front row of the audience. I managed to sprain my wrist on that one but luckily nothing was broken.
One has to be able to count if only so that at fifty one doesn’t marry a girl of twenty.
I think it’s fine for girls to ask boys out. I actually prefer it.
New York is the dream world, the center of jazz and rock.
When Peter Gabriel left, we obviously lost a very strong stage performer. Phil hasn’t replaced him; Phil’s done a different thing.
We must have a relentless commitment to producing a meaningful, comprehensive energy package aimed at conservation, alleviating the burden of energy prices on consumers, decreasing our country’s dependency on foreign oil, and increasing electricity grid reliability.
Don’t matter how much money you got, there’s only two kinds of people: there’s saved people and there’s lost people.
There is no evil in the atom; only in men’s souls.
You may call me selfish if you will, conservative or reactionary, or use any other harsh adjective you see fit to apply, but an American I was born, an American I have remained all my life.
Henry Cabot Lodge
Human societies, like human beings, live by faith and die when faith dies.
I would teach from nine to four, sleep an hour, and write from six until midnight, night after night.
It takes a long time to learn that a courtroom is the last place in the world for learning the truth.
In my circle of friends, I’ve always been loud and funny and talkative. But as soon as I step out of that circle, I get very quiet and introspective. I don’t want the spotlight on me.
If you can speak what you will never hear, if you can write what you will never read, you have done rare things.
Henry David Thoreau
You are not an active creator of the film.
True relaxation, which would do me the world of good, does not exist for me.
Find out what you like doing best and get someone to pay you for it.
I remember Nazi election propaganda posters showing a hateful Jewish face with crooked nose.
We hear of the wealth of nations, of the powers of production, of the demand and supply of markets, and we forget that these words mean no more, if they mean any thing, then the happiness, and the labor, and the necessities of men.
Liars share with those they deceive the desire not to be deceived.
You have to give directors and cinematographers a word blueprint for visuals, but I had to learn that from experience.
Leisure is the Mother of Philosophy.
Time is the only critic without ambition.
It’s amazing how a competitive nature can turn a negative into something positive.
Love makes those young whom age doth chill, and whom he finds young keeps young still.
The one thing that scares me the most is failing. It scares me that one day I won’t be at this level. But while I’m here and while I’m having success early, I’m trying to do everything to stay on this level.
Throughout American history many of our social gains and much of our progress toward democracy were made possible by the active intervention of the federal government.
There is happiness in duty, although it may not seem so.
Few friendships could survive the moodiness of love affairs.
I’ve never reacted well to other people telling me what to do.
Heaven lies about us in our infancy and the world begins lying about us pretty soon afterward.
I arrived in California with no job, no car, and no money, but, like millions of other girls, a dream.
Misfits aren’t misfits among other misfits.
I always wished I had died, and I still wish that, because I could have gotten the whole thing over with.
Five years ago, people were crying and feeling the Japanese were about to take over the Earth. I don’t hear that kind of talk anymore.
Life is a game and true love is a trophy.
Anyway, I believe you don’t fix the inside by putting something on the outside.
I enjoyed listening to it, but I didn’t think I could do it.
America did not invent human rights. In a very real sense human rights invented America.
Our party cannot be all things to all people. It can’t be. Our loudest opponents on the left are never going to like us so let’s stop trying to curry favor with them.
What is mind? No matter. What is matter? Never mind.
Thomas Hewitt Key
There’s something about having a great bottle of wine and a great cigar. Nothing compares to it.
D. L. Hughley
I am a really big Harry Potter fan and I’ve seen all the sets, I’ve lived Harry Potter and I don’t think it’s destroyed the books at all, I think it’s really spot on.
Most people I run into say, I haven’t missed an episode. Either you like Survivor or you don’t, but if you do, you’re a loyal viewer.
If you live for pleasure, your ability to enjoy it may pass away and your senses grow dim.
I think people stop themselves from doing the things they want to do. I just think you never know how long you’re going to be around so you might as well do the things that are intriguing. Nobody really cares anyway so you have to do what makes you happy.
Even some of the greatest technology-led revolutions, or allegedly technology-led, really were only made possible because of trends already present.
Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it.
You desire that which exceeds my humble powers, but I trust in the compassion and mercy of the All-powerful God.
In effect, I was asking that if Russia mobilized against Austria, the German Government, who had been supporting the Austrian demand on Serbia, should ask Austria to consider some modification of her demands, under the threat of Russian mobilization.