Top Quotes About Anything
Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown.
Simply put, I believe we should not seek the lowest common denominator when it comes to wilderness and saddle a wilderness designation with exceptions, exclusions, and exemptions.
My life has been nothing but a failure.
But we need to quit taxing people upon death. No taxation without respiration.
We should be trying to make education less expensive, not more.
I have strong sentiments toward Iran, since I distinguish between the Iranian regime and the Iranian people. I highly esteem Iranian music and culture.
After the Shuttle checks out on its two upcoming flights, it will be ready to take larger components up to the International Space Station later this fall.
Trust me, if I were gay I’d be getting more action than I’m getting now.
Some of the best roles are for women in these independent, smaller movies.
And I am interested in the fact that class is very much a factor in America, even though it’s not supposed to be.
It’s sort of the most important thing for acting, is to listen to the person you’re dealing with.
Hollywood looks to these young people now to say something to the world. I have nothing against that, I think a lot of people have things to say. But I think you need life experience.
Although the war in which you fought took place more than half-a-century ago, your courage, your sacrifice and your patriotism reaches through the decades and inspires us today.
When we were in the seminary we got a stipend direct from the government and for that stipend we had an obligation to stick to our teaching job for five years.
I long for the day when advertising will become a business for a grown man.
Howard Luck Gossage
In my schooling through high school, I excelled mainly in chemistry, physics and mathematics.
When people think it’s successful, I’m grateful. When they don’t – OK, I’ll try again.
Sometimes stories are inherently important whether or not they have a direct relation to your life.
Most people have no idea how to politely answer a phone. The English do, and it’s been their only major business advantage for the past two centuries.
At the age of about eight years, if he is a boy, she turns him over to his father for more Spartan training.
I would do the occasional score. I thought it was the most thrilling thing. It was instant. You made the music and they played it right away to millions of people. I found it thrilling.
Film is fragmented and gets into lots of other people’s hands. There are a lot of pleasures that theatre gives me. You get to perform uninterrupted.
An error doesn’t become a mistake until you refuse to correct it.
Orlando A. Battista
I wasn’t that wild about that. I told them basically if they were really going to want to bring back heavy metal to a program on MTV, then they are really going to have to get in touch with what real heavy metal is.
Never weather-beaten sail more willing bent to shore.
Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing perfectly.
Robert H. Schuller
Uncritical semantics is the myth of a museum in which the exhibits are meanings and the words are labels. To switch languages is to change the labels.
Willard Van Orman Quine
We’ve gotta give Richard Williams a lot of credit – to give us two number one champions is a phenomenal feat.
With but few exceptions, it is always the underdog who wins through sheer willpower.
Oh, yeah, I see the world differently now. Actually, when I first had the baby, I was breast-feeding him for two years straight. So we were together for two years of his life, every single day, all hours of the day. So I was two people, and I eventually morphed back into one.
It is from the progeny of this parent cell that we all take our looks; we still share genes around, and the resemblance of the enzymes of grasses to those of whales is in fact a family resemblance.
We have the most crude accounting tools. It’s tragic because our accounts and our national arithmetic doesn’t tell us the things that we need to know.
We must provide all kinds of freedom, personal and economic, to all Iraqis. I will fight for that.
You have to be as fully prepared for the dull game as you are for the great game, or else you won’t be prepared for the great one.
The whole Haley-Nathan marriage deal was a pretty good twist huh? I hope we got all of you with it. That particular story line even suprised me when I read it, it’s a good one and it’ll provide for some good stories to come.
I grew up doing musicals. I’ve done so many musicals in my life, I kind of got them out of my system. But, I certainly would be open to them. Rocky Horror Show is a big favorite of mine.
I enjoy doing romantic stories. I’ve done a lot of them.
Honor is simply the morality of superior men.
H. L. Mencken
When I’m with my friends I’m funny, but I don’t feel like I’m a funny clown.
After all my possessions had been burned, God gave me the wisdom to return to Jerusalem.
Shmuel Y. Agnon
When I write, I am not giving a lecture, I am speculating on behavior. Sometimes this is dangerous, but it should be. As I say often, theatre is a dark place and we should keep the light out of it.
Creative Artists Agency put together a project of extraordinary mediocrity and colossal stupidity. Otherwise, it was great.
You can only predict things after they have happened.
The object of war is not to die for your country but to make the other bastard die for his.
George S. Patton
Relax, Georgie, I’m just making my collar and cuffs match.
Voluntary personal savings accounts would enable future retirees to harness the power of the marketplace when saving for their retirements.
But as I grew up as a child, falling in love with the theater and Shakespeare, my heroes were Sir Laurence Olivier and Sir John Gielgud.
I think the world is ready for some rock ‘n’ roll. Some real time guys that play their own instruments, write their own songs, and sing the music and have a good time doing it.
The world of men is dreaming, it has gone mad in its sleep, and a snake is strangling it, but it can’t wake up.
David Herbert Lawrence
Hopefully, imparting what’s important to me, respect for the food and that information about the purveyors, people will realize that for a restaurant to be good, so many pieces have to come together.
I’d met a woman and I got married, but the money ran out right away. I hadn’t had a job for seven months, and it just came over me that I was never going to work again. It hit me.