Top Quotes About Anything
Well, actually I don’t care what surface I’m playing on.
The crime of loving is forgetting.
Once the command of the air is obtained by one of the contending armies, the war becomes a conflict between a seeing host and one that is blind.
H. G. Wells
Some days it is a heroic act just to refuse the paralysis of fear and straighten up and step into another day.
Truth is born into this world only with pangs and tribulations, and every fresh truth is received unwillingly.
Alfred Russel Wallace
When I got involved with The Five Crowns who later became The Drifters, and we got this hit record, I still was looking at this as kind of a fun thing.
Ben E. King
Closely related species of birds are also chromosomally similar.
Peter R. Grant
We haven’t had a slew of artists, but the artists we do come out with have always had the same momentum.
Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.
You have to act like a responsible professional in the industry regardless of your age.
I’ll probably never be the best actor in Hollywood, but I hope to be the hardest working.
The statesman’s duty is to bridge the gap between his nation’s experience and his vision.
Henry A. Kissinger
No matter what a woman’s appearance may be, it will be used to undermine what she is saying and taken to individualize – as her personal problem – observations she makes about the beauty myth in society.
From your confessor, lawyer and physician, hide not your case on no condition.
Although I managed my schedule to be home by late afternoon most days, basically, Roselle raised our children alone. And so I missed out on a lot of wonderful moments, missed watching my kids grow into the wonderful people they are today.
Justice? You get justice in the next world, in this world you have the law.
The world does not need tourists who ride by in a bus clucking their tongues. The world as it is needs those who will love it enough to change it, with what they have, where they are.
In order to fix Social Security, we must restructure it so that we continue to provide for our Nation’s seniors that are approaching retirement age, but allow for younger taxpayers to invest a portion of their Social Security taxes in private accounts.
My dad had been an actor… not only had my dad been an actor, but his dad had been an actor, and my great-grandfather had been an actor. And who knows before then?
David Hyde Pierce
The diffusion of a universalist culture and of a pedagogy of peace appears more than ever to be the path that we must follow for the salvation of all nations on earth.
Carlo Azeglio Ciampi
The current stage does not allow the entrance of everyone into a military conflict, however everyone must be ready for the day in which it might take place, as the Zionist enemy is planning to attack our people and to control our land once again.
I had my share of critics, and I wash my hands of the whole lot.
Frank Richard Stockton
There’s no dearth of kindness In the world of ours; Only in our blindness We gather thorns for flowers.
My mom is two people to me. She’s my mom number one, and then she’s this lady most comedians know as being a legendary owner of a nightclub that’s responsible for starting a lot of heavy careers.
He’s psychologically damaged, I suppose, if you stand back and look objectively at him, but then, who isn’t?
I’m only realizing now that I was a child actress because I always took myself so seriously.
Somebody like Mailer brings to that role everything that he stands for. The types of characters that I gravitate towards, the types of icons, tend to have a heavy physicality in that way.
The pole vault is a very complicated event, there are many things involved.
Industrial opportunities are going to stem more from the biological sciences than from chemistry and physics. I see biology as being the greatest area of scientific breakthroughs in the next generation.
George E. Brown, Jr.
First, the security and privacy of sensitive taxpayer information is absolutely essential.
A great idea is usually original to more than one discoverer. Great ideas come when the world needs them. Great ideas surround the world’s ignorance and press for admission.
Elizabeth Stuart Phelps
Keep all your personalities out of your work. Forget and forgive.
The introduction of many minds into many fields of learning along a broad spectrum keeps alive questions about the accessibility, if not the unity, of knowledge.
One does not lash hat lies at a distance. The foibles that we ridicule must at least be a little bit our own. Only then will the work be a part of our own flesh. The garden must be weeded.
I want all the interested parties to come together and develop a solution that provides additional water and helps the lower Arkansas River communities thrive again.
If you must have motivation, think of your paycheck on Friday.
The natural principle of war is to do the most harm to our enemy with the least harm to ourselves; and this of course is to be effected by stratagem.
A girl’s got to do what she’s got to do to make somebody pay her a compliment. If that means moaning ’til the cows come home, then so be it.
A poet ought not to pick nature’s pocket. Let him borrow, and so borrow as to repay by the very act of borrowing. Examine nature accurately, but write from recollection, and trust more to the imagination than the memory.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
That’s one of those things that will really hurt me personally, if I label a character or think about what it might do if it were to do well. I just try to do a good job with it.
If I’m going east and west, nothing’s happening.
I know how it feels to be a woman because I am a woman. And I won’t be classified as just a man.
Politics, in a sense, has always been a con game.
I have become infected, now that I see how beautifully a book is coming out of all this.
The more one produces, the less one gets.
Norman Ralph Augustine
David has asked me, a number of people have asked me and said, What performance do you like best or what’s the best film you’ve made and so on and I don’t really have any hesitation that the film I’m least embarrassed by and ashamed of or uneasy about is Shadowlands.
A lot of good arguments are spoiled by some fool who knows what he is talking about.
Miguel de Unamuno
I play the harmonica. The only way I can play is if I get my car going really fast, and stick it out the window.
Being big and famous doesn’t get you more freedom, it gets you less.
What are my sources of strength? My husband and my three kids, my health-care team, and my religion.
Americans are somehow obsessed with her, and something about me hit a spot with people in Japan.