Top Quotes About Anything
Unless one is a religious fundamentalist and believes that man was created in the image and likeness of God, it is foolish to believe that human beings are exempt from biological classification and the laws of evolution that apply to all other life forms.
J. Philippe Rushton
I am just fascinated by this reassurance from a menacing figure. It is rather frightening.
I, most talented players don’t always succeed. Some don’t even make the team. It’s more what’s inside.
The prices are ridiculous… I don’t see how people can go back and forth to work or to school. How can we afford the gas?
As we’re bombarded with the imagery that we are and now, post 9-11, it’s hard not to get hardened by the world and the amount of violence that’s allowed to be shown to kids these days.
So you keep raising these taxes, and all of a sudden the business community says, ‘Why are we here? We can go someplace else and use their phones.’ That’s one of the problems that directly affects the business community.
Richard M. Daley
I don’t think playing a villain is my greatest talent.
I was playing this horrible part. I didn’t didn’t want to play it because the character was an awful racist. But I’m glad I did it because I met Sidney Poitier.
Much speech is one thing, well-timed speech is another.
The breadth of the potential readership is also a factor.
The jealous are possessed by a mad devil and a dull spirit at the same time.
Johann Kaspar Lavater
With pop stars or film stars, we become the object of people’s self-definition, as well as the object of sexual definition.
There’s no recovery on Main Street, I can tell you that for sure. And in a re – in an economy like this, we don’t need to be raising anybody’s taxes.
Let’s face facts, this is visual medium, there’s a very high premium put on people who are good-looking. But the minute you rely on that you get yourself in trouble. You certainly don’t make a career out of that anymore as an actor.
Our repertoire consisted of rhythm and blues, sort of country rhythm and blues, Sonny Terry things.
Nobody roots for Goliath.
I learned law so well, the day I graduated I sued the college, won the case, and got my tuition back.
I’ll probably make loads of plans, and then just sit around on my bottom all day long and do nothing.
Every right implies a responsibility; Every opportunity, an obligation, Every possession, a duty.
John D. Rockefeller
You are slowly developing some multinationals of your own. We certainly hope that some of them will look in this direction when they look for opportunities because the progress of Southeast Asia is important to China, just as China’s progress is important to us.
Well, we see an increasingly weaker labor movement as a result of the overall assault on the labor movement and as a result of the globalization of capital.
These funds will ensure that ports will be able to pay for adequate security measures to protect all Americans against terrorist attacks from our seaports.
I figure no matter how old you are, it’s always going to be your first marriage and no life experience is going to make you a better judge of who you should marry.
When a philosopher says something that is true then it is trivial. When he says something that is not trivial then it is false.
Carl Friedrich Gauss
I never use a score when conducting my orchestra. Does a lion tamer enter a cage with a book on how to tame a lion?
I happen to believe that there is an afterlife.
People blame me because these water mains break, but I ask you, if the water mains didn’t break, would it be my responsibility to fix them then?
It’s a huge responsibility being a solo act.
The musician – if he be a good one – finds his own perception prompted by the poet’s perception, and he translates the expression of that perception from the terms of poetry into the terms of music.
We make a lot of fun at President Clinton’s expense. But this transition is going to be tough because it’s been 25 years since this guy has gotten laid in the private sector.
In plain Texas talk, it’s ‘do the right thing’
A difference of opinion is what makes horse racing and missionaries.
Happy trails to you, until we meet again.
My interest in secret societies is the product of many experiences, some I can discuss, others I cannot.
Well, sometimes if I go out to dinner with my family, people will come up to me and put their hand across my plate for me to shake, sometimes when I have a bite of food in my mouth. I find this a bit disturbing.
Abdul Qadeer Khan
Accursed who brings to light of day the writings I have cast away.
William Butler Yeats
But I think everybody should write. I think those people with stories who don’t write should be stomped on.
Everybody talks about the weather, but nobody does anything about it.
Charles Dudley Warner
Why is this government so insensitive to the concerns of the middle-class people?
If you look at Marvel Comics, there are very few Marvel characters I would like to write.
Paul persuaded me to join the band. I would never have had the courage otherwise. It was fun at the beginning. We were playing just for fun, with Paul’s group.
Anybody with ability can play in the big leagues. But to be able to trick people year in and year out the way I did, I think that was a much greater feat.
The highest manifestation of life consists in this: that a being governs its own actions. A thing which is always subject to the direction of another is somewhat of a dead thing.
I figured if you’re going to do something, you should do it the best you can.
John T. Walton
When I was a kid, there was no distinction between a movie about old people or young people. It was either funny or not. It was either entertaining or not. It was either exciting or not. It was either thrilling or not.
Ever since the first ‘American Pie,’ I’ve always been happy to just have an opportunity, I just didn’t think it was going to be with comedies. Now I really like it.
Sean William Scott
The only thing you’re taking out of here is your spirit and your soul, so we need to be conscious to try and develop that part of ourselves, because we’re all spiritual creatures.
There is no longer a single common impediment to blacks emerging in this society.
Constance Baker Motley
Little said is soon amended. There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one.
Times change. The farmer’s daughter now tells jokes about the traveling salesman.
White is actually one of my favorite colors. I have a white car. I love white.