Top Quotes About Anything
Whatever ought to be, can be.
The said truth is that it is the greatest happiness of the greatest number that is the measure of right and wrong.
I think I remember from the offset I said, ‘I’ve visited this territory. This isn’t for me.’ And then I read the script and I said, ‘You know, this is completely something different. This is a whole new life.’
The human heart likes a little disorder in its geometry.
Louis de Bernieres
I would loathe to work on modern films.
Fix your eye on the ball from the moment the pitcher holds it in his glove. Follow it as he throws to the plate and stay with it until the play is completed. Action takes place only where the ball goes.
I was a gang leader. Although, it was a gang for defensive purposes. It was not a gang to sell drugs.
It is the spirit and not the form of law that keeps justice alive.
It is lovely, when I forget all birthdays, including my own, to find that somebody remembers me.
The man at Kodak told me the shots were very good and if I kept it up, they would give me an exhibition. Later, Kodak gave me my first exhibition.
We have groups that do that, but I can’t rap with the mentality of an 18 year old when I’m in my 30’s.
I believed I was invincible.
Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you’ve conquered human nature.
I’m bad and I’m going to hell, and I don’t care. I’d rather be in hell than anywhere where you are.
God must hate common people, because he made them so common.
It was always assumed that I would go to college.
Paul D. Boyer
News reporting is a cycle: No matter how much you work at sending a message, it’s only successful if it’s received.
In 1975 I met Alison Brown and in 1982 we were married. She works for Cornell Computer Services.
Kenneth G. Wilson
War hath no fury like a non-combatant.
Charles Edward Montague
Well, we’ve made huge strides since the 1990 World Cup, USA ’94, and obviously since ’98. Unfortunately, those strides only register with the public once every four years.
A book is a garden, an orchard, a storehouse, a party, a company by the way, a counselor, a multitude of counselors.
Housing has led our nation’s economic expansion over the past few years, accounting for 16 percent of our Gross Domestic Product. New housing starts and home sales hit record levels from 2003 through 2005.
Take a look at the books other people have in their homes.
The mercantile business did not suit me.
John James Audubon
I think it’s really unfortunate that academics have been sidelined in most important policy debates.
When you find something where you can give people a message and still make it an exciting movie, you get very, very excited about something. You probably even work harder than you normally do.
More time on paperwork means less time spent with students or preparing lessons for students. It is as simple as that. The numerous reforms in the bill will go a long way to free our time of special educators.
Nothing is so contagious as enthusiasm.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
I had been, you know, held in the closet for two months and, you know, abused in all manner of ways. I was very good at doing what I was told.
You must change in order to survive.
Absence from those we love is self from self – a deadly banishment.
Seek not greatness, but seek truth and you will find both.
You may have the greatest bunch of individual stars in the world, but if they don’t play together, the club won’t be worth a dime.
Know how and how much to tip people who expect gratuities, even in the case of poor service.
Marilyn vos Savant
Inherit the Wind is a wonderful play, and I was in the original with Paul Muni.
Character may be manifested in the great moments, but it is made in the small ones.
A conservative is a man who is too cowardly to fight and too fat to run.
You will always find a few people in any area that would like things done completely their way.
Faith and doubt cannot exist in the same mind at the same time, for one will dispel the other.
Thomas S. Monson
There is no nonsense so gross that society will not, at some time, make a doctrine of it and defend it with every weapon of communal stupidity.
All of the information that we were getting up to that time from the NRC people, from our people who knew something about nuclear power, was that the breach of the core was not a likelihood to happen.
Fans are really important for me. And if they take pains to write me, it’s the minimum that I answer myself.
And frankly, when I made that record, hit songs were not what I was trying to achieve.
At first I missed it, but it was the amazing energy thing that happened during shows, when a lot of people were like Yay Yay Yeah! I missed that for a while. But I don’t miss the regular and the business side of that whole thing.
To be honest everything goes over my head a bit.
Jesse Jackson, when I met him, he had an innocence about him which is still very much a part of him today.
It was so much fun playing simple American bluegrass. I got to meet Doc Watson.
People think that if you are a scientist you have to give up that joy of discovery, that passion, that sense of the great romance of life. I say that’s completely opposite of the truth.
Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.
For he who has health has hope; and he who has hope, has everything.
That match was late evening and I had the experience of the electricity of the Centre Court because it was packed, a full house for the whole match. It had been a great year for me, first time there and I had the full taste of Wimbledon.