Top Quotes About Anything
We know, in other words, the general conditions in which what we call, somewhat misleadingly, an equilibrium will establish itself: but we never know what the particular prices or wages are which would exist if the market were to bring about such an equilibrium.
Friedrich August von Hayek
Some movies I see today have the most dramatic plot points but the actors are not playing them dramatically.
Good and evil do not exist for me any more. The fear of evil is merely a mass projection here and on Earth.
You never know with politicians what they are really saying. And I don’t say that in a negative way-they have an appalling job.
I have never felt bereft of anything.
Common folk didn’t have last names in the 8th and 9th centuries.
Chelsea Quinn Yarbro
If all the economists were laid end to end, they’d never reach a conclusion.
George Bernard Shaw
We’ve been together 32 years and married for 27.
You have to get to know your voice and its strengths and play on those. It took me quite a long time.
Scientific men can hardly escape the charge of ignorance with regard to the precise effect of the impact of modern science upon the mode of living of the people and upon their civilisation.
It certainly made a film writing career for me.
We need to defeat al Queda and other terrorist organizations.
No religion can long continue to maintain its purity when the church becomes the subservient vassal of the state.
The other thing that has made playing live for me more enjoyable is the audience. I never knew I had such heartfelt, loving fans.
As politicians we have to react to the fact that many people do not feel that they can relate to the EU.
I always felt if we were going in to do an album, there should already be a lot of structure already made up so we could get on with that and see what else happened.
Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.
Prudence is but experience, which equal time, equally bestows on all men, in those things they equally apply themselves unto.
A big element of what they regard as conformity is simply a desire to have an audience.
As a medical doctor, it is my duty to evaluate the situation with as much data as I can gather and as much expertise as I have and as much experience as I have to determine whether or not the wish of the patient is medically justified.
When Fargo came out, I hired a publicist for the first time in my life. I thought, if ever I was going to make it, that was then.
William H. Macy
I don’t want to be Kato, the trial guy. It’s like everything I do is under a microscope.
It’s my show.
No one knew what Rodney King had done beforehand to be stopped. No one realized that he was a parolee and that he was violating his parole. No one knew any of those things. All they saw was this grainy film and police officers hitting him over the head.
Distinction is the consequence, never the object of a great mind.
But working with Dre, I grew up with his music, so I’m still like more a fan.
Knowing what I do now, I don’t know if I’d ever have the balls to go to film school, with no connections and no knowledge of the business side at all.
Michael Patrick Jann
I say it’s a girls’ world.
Sweetheart, I’m the biggest ripped-off cartoonist in the history of the world, and that’s all I’m going to say.
It’s good for people to believe in causes larger than themselves.
All paid jobs absorb and degrade the mind.
Quick. Name ten dead redheads.
My work is being destroyed almost as soon as it is printed. One day it is being read; the next day someone’s wrapping fish in it.
Carrying out the thing, getting it to the point when one might say: There, now it is good – that point is hard to reach. Often, one sets very high goals for oneself. Perhaps too high.
Children know from a remarkably early age that things are being kept from them, that grown-ups participate in a world of mysteries.
Trust him not with your secrets, who, when left alone in your room, turns over your papers.
Johann Kaspar Lavater
But whenever history is in the making, there’s some kind of intangible feeling.
My boys told me they’d rather play than practice.
We are entering a new phase in human history – one in which fewer and fewer workers will be needed to produce the goods and services for the global population.
Careers are defined by four minutes on the ice and lives can change forever, emotionally and financially.
I have a lot of memories, but I don’t go into capitalizing on that. Something’s got to be my own. I’m not doing the record to sit here and broadcast my memories of my father.
Lisa Marie Presley
Some of the most famous books are the least worth reading. Their fame was due to their having done something that needed to be doing in their day. The work is done and the virtue of the book has expired.
There is a supply for every demand.
Florence Scovel Shinn
Intellects whose desires have outstripped their understanding.
Friedrich August von Hayek
Marriage is like life – it is a field of battle, not a bed of roses.
Robert Louis Stevenson
You can have financial strength, professional strength, emotional strength but for me without spiritual strength none of the rest of it matters.
If I didn’t have my films as an outlet for all the different sides of me, I would probably be locked up.
In the first years after 1989, films were partly financed from the state’s budget as well as by public television. Still, except for a few special cases, most films are made this way.
I want to see a player on the football field. I want to see what kind of teammate they are, what kind of leadership qualities they have. I want to see how aggressive they are, how much fun they have playing the game.
Let there be no doubt: the state of our union is strong – stronger than the terrorists who seek to harm us and stronger than the challenges that confront us. At the same time, we know that our union can be stronger still.
You program music with an image and then people are desensitized.