Top Quotes About Anything
We’re still a great team. In your mind you can understand that but, emotionally, we needed to express the same belief. We came out full of fire and scored two early goals, two really beautiful goals, and that changed everything.
Security is when everything is settled. When nothing can happen to you. Security is the denial of life.
The real war will never get in the books.
Observe your enemies, for they first find out your faults.
My first job was at a Chicago night club called Mr. Kelly’s.
The Labour Party is and always has been an instinctive part of my life.
The definition of winning has become distorted. If winning the rights to a property brings with it hundreds of millions of dollars in losses, what have you won? When faced with the prospect of heavy financial losses, we have consistently walked away and have done so again.
It’s been over 15 years since I toured… over 12 years since I did any recording under my own name. I never really intended to take that long of a hiatus.
This is our mercury, our lunary, but whosoever thinks of any other water besides this, is ignorant and foolish, never attaining to the desired effects.
I’ve known Harvey for over 40 years and I worked with him on the Burnett show for 11 years. I guess you could say we’re about as close as you can get to being a comedy team.
I was the original socially depraved shy ghetto kid.
It’s trite to say that the world has gotten smaller in the age of globalization, but my travels have told me that it’s wrong to think this means there is some kind of uniform world culture.
Obviously classical music tends to be stuff that is usually at least a hundred years old.
When you’re young, try to be realistic; as you get older, become idealistic. You’ll live longer.
Anthony J. D'Angelo
Reading was a big thing, yes. Books were a big thing. But the things that stick out were the newspapers.
James Earl Jones
I delight in what I fear.
At times, we were forced to go through a history of dependence, unable to determine our own destiny. But today, we are at the threshold of a new turning point.
Do not try to approach God with your thinking mind. It may only stimulate your intellectual ideas, activities, and beliefs. Try to approach God with your crying heart. It will awaken your soulful, spiritual consciousness.
The only ones I trust really are my Mum and Dad and those who are closest to me.
In love, we have to dare everything if we really love.
It’s not as if there’s a noise problem, because they use the same circuits as Formula One.
Arguments over grammar and style are often as fierce as those over IBM versus Mac, and as fruitless as Coke versus Pepsi and boxers versus briefs.
I think it would be stupid for us to try and tell people who are dancing in a discotheque about the problems of the world. That is the very thing they have come away to avoid.
He hath no leisure who useth it not.
I enjoy learning technical details.
I think my face and voice suit me better as I get older.
There was just no way I could leave this little Martin guitar in my apartment overnight or even in the afternoon, and expect to find it there when I got back.
A winner never whines.
Consulting the rules of composition before taking a photograph, is like consulting the laws of gravity before going for a walk.
There is a higher court than courts of justice and that is the court of conscience. It supercedes all other courts.
He knows nothing and thinks he knows everything. That points clearly to a political career.
George Bernard Shaw
It was tumultuous, it was crazy, but I would not trade it for anything.
My sole focus as far back as I can remember was all about my dream to become a singer.
Time, the devourer of all things.
You have to understand that during the course of our show, we were a family for five hours a day, five days a week, maybe four days a week. And we experienced the same things that we experienced in our own family.
I was just ice skating. I had no concept of that. In those days you couldn’t see the judges. I was this little person on the ice and they were just people that would stand around the boards.
I had the notion that I wanted to write the great dirty American novel, so I went to Roanoke College on the GI Bill.
Tom T. Hall
I just think that all of us in this room should have a voice in how the USA is represented. And he don’t allow us our voice, that’s all I’m saying.
When I started off, I didn’t only ride to fame on my looks though many people I know think otherwise.
Successful people ask better questions, and as a result, they get better answers.
I’m afraid for all those who’ll have the bread snatched from their mouths by these machines. What business has science and capitalism got, bringing all these new inventions into the works, before society has produced a generation educated up to using them!
It used to be that you’d have a song recorded by a major country artist and if it was a hit, you could buy a car. Now you can buy a dealership.
Tom T. Hall
The truth may be out there, but lies are inside your head.
The Beatles will go on and on.
We taped all this and then got it transcribed and picked the best lines or ideas or ways to take a scene. I’ve done that many times, and it can improve the script but also wreck a perfectly good scene.
Your bat is your life. It’s your weapon. You don’t want to go into battle with anything that feels less than perfect.
I like normal stuff people fear – like spiders and heights. I’m frightened by the unknown, by things that are hard to figure out and get a grip on.
Haley Joel Osment
I know many writers who first dictate passages, then polish what they have dictated. I speak, then I polish – occasionally I do windows.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
Of course, we knew that this meant an attack on the union. The bosses intended gradually to get rid of us, employing in our place child labor and raw immigrant girls who would work for next to nothing.
If you’re fortunate enough, you get to a position where you can be a little pickier about your roles.