Top Quotes About Anything
We need strong public health institutions to respond to any challenge. We need to deal with critical infrastructure. The reality is that very little money has flowed to communities to help our first responders; to help our hospitals; to help the public health infrastructure.
I basically believe the medical insurance industry should be nonprofit, not profit-making. There is no way a health reform plan will work when it is implemented by an industry that seeks to return money to shareholders instead of using that money to provide health care.
I believe that the confidence of Hungary in me is not shaken by misfortune nor broken by my calumniators.
My mom’s been married three times; my dad has been married a lot. I didn’t really see my dad that much.
When How Green Was My Valley finally wrapped, I thought John Ford was a walking god.
My ambition is to be happy.
I appreciate the idea that anybody would think of me as a star. But I’m really not career oriented in the sense that I want to be a star. It’s not in me. It’s not what I do. In fact, I’m amazed that I’ve even gotten this far.
A colour is a physical object as soon as we consider its dependence, for instance, upon its luminous source, upon other colours, upon temperatures, upon spaces, and so forth.
How does a project get to be a year late? One day at a time.
Frederick P. Brooks, Jr.
But it is true that some magazines have a policy to show only a certain amount of black girls on their covers. Naomi is right. It’s not fair, and I wish it would change.
How long soever it hath continued, if it be against reason, it is of no force in law.
I remember feeling that. I couldn’t do, nor did I want to do, the kinds of roles I’d been doing.
I sounded like myself. People be saying I sound like Miles or Clifford Brown.
I find it next to impossible to remain politely silent when people prate to me about the glory of being given another chance to live happily ever after!
To me an audition is 30 crazed people in a room waiting to be axed.
Kathie Lee Gifford
I apologize if anybody was offended by anything I said.
The road had the lonely times, but I kept myself busy.
It isn’t a disgrace not to reach the stars, but it is a disgrace to have no stars to reach for.
Benjamin E. Mays
I hold with Henry George, that at the back of every great social evil will be found a great political wrong.
Alfred Russel Wallace
Almost anything that can be praised or advocated has been put to some disgusting use. There is no principle, however immaculate, that has not had its compromising manipulator.
My every action is to liberate God from his sorrow.
Sun Myung Moon
Iran is part of the problem, not the solution. And the Russian government is ignoring reality.
At its best our age is an age of searchers and discoverers, and at its worst, an age that has domesticated despair and learned to live with it happily.
There was nothing in all Douglas’s powerful effort that appealed to the higher instincts of human nature, while Lincoln always touched sympathetic cords. Lincoln’s speech excited and sustained the enthusiasm of his audience to the end.
I’ve always thought anyone can make money. Making a life worth living, that’s the real test.
The sweat of hard work is not to be displayed. It is much more graceful to appear favored by the gods.
Maxine Hong Kingston
I think I have between twenty and thirty commercials playing at present.
It just wasn’t right the way they were behind by 25 points and then they’re told to hold the ball.
If I didn’t choose art, I would have become an astronomer.
Love is the only reality and it is not a mere sentiment. It is the ultimate truth that lies at the heart of creation.
We forge the chains we wear in life.
No voice teacher can be all things to all people. You have to gain information from whatever sources you can. You have to listen.
I realized what interested me as a student of film was one thing and the movies that I liked were another.
I don’t think we should be a model family living in a model home.
Peter Lucas and I live in Durham but spend a great of time in North Wales, where we have a cottage in the mountains, and in Vermont, USA, with my sister – who is a children’s writer married to a poet.
We wish nothing more, but we will accept nothing less. Masters in our own house we must be, but our house is the whole of Canada.
Words are wise men’s counters, they do but reckon with them, but they are the money of fools.
There is no real reality to a really imagined life any more.
Until Eve arrived, this was a man’s world.
Education is the transmission of civilization.
Liberty is always dangerous, but it is the safest thing we have.
Harry Emerson Fosdick
How can we live in harmony? First we need to know we are all madly in love with the same God.
Life is like an onion: you peel it off one layer at a time, and sometimes you weep.
What I’ve learned is that it’s okay to take from heroes, such as Debussy, but it has to be filtered through my own personality so that ultimately it’s me.
In every country and every age, the priest had been hostile to Liberty.
Originality is the one thing which unoriginal minds cannot feel the use of.
John Stuart Mill
I wondered if I would talk about drug use. But I guess, why hide it?
Much as I cared for Joseph Kennedy, he was a classic example of that person in the arts with lots of brains and drive but little taste or talent.
I decided I’d never do a series again, but I was offered a pilot for a series through Eddy Murphy Productions, and that was the gig that got me Parker Lewis.
It’s useless to try and make rhyme or reason of it, because one guy thinks one thing and the other guy sees a whole other thing. So I try not to take them too seriously. Lately I have them screened so I only read the positive ones.
I have observed private and proprietary colleges, like the University of Phoenix, and the market they serve. And I found it intriguing the way in which they are trying to deliver the product, with more accountability, for a price.