Top Quotes About Anything
When I was young I thought that money was the most important thing in life; now that I am old I know that it is.
We would like to live as we once lived, but history will not permit it.
John F. Kennedy
Any landscape is a condition of the spirit.
Henri Frederic Amiel
The future of the world belongs to the youth of the world, and it is from the youth and not from the old that the fire of life will warm and enlighten the world. It is your privilege to breathe the breath of life into the dry bones of many around you.
A President doesn’t have a terribly long time to talk to people who are not really on the agenda.
Blessedness consists in the accomplishment of our desires, and in our having only regular desires.
Saint Aurelius Augustine
If I have any choice I would prefer Western Troops.
Everybody has something to prove each year. Everybody has a responsibility in this game. Even the batboy.
My beloved Mom and Pop always rated tops with each other, and that’s the way it will always be.
Having two older brothers is a healthy reminder that you’re always closer to the bottom than you are to the top.
Only the man who does not need it, is fit to inherit wealth, the man who would make his fortune no matter where he started.
In these times, God’s people must trust him for rest of body and soul.
Surround yourself with people who believe in you.
The real rulers in Washington are invisible, and exercise power from behind the scenes.
Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness – great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy.
So, the international community are all the countries that are important: the United States definitely everywhere; the European Union because it is very important, and also, they do show a great deal of international responsibility; and then the local players.
Economy, prudence, and a simple life are the sure masters of need, and will often accomplish that which, their opposites, with a fortune at hand, will fail to do.
A good thing to remember is somebody’s got it a lot worse than we do.
Life does not proceed by the association and addition of elements, but by dissociation and division.
I am not always happy with the compliments Estonia has received.
A major difficulty is that the answer to the Riddle of the Sphinx is partly a product of the answers that we already have given to the riddle in its various forms.
The United States is the world’s best hope, but if you fetter her in the interests and quarrels of other nations, if you tangle her in the intrigues of Europe, you will destroy her power for good and endanger her very existence.
Henry Cabot Lodge
It will have blood, they say; blood will have blood.
I’m a very shy person towards my intimacy and private life.
The community stagnates without the impulse of the individual. The impulse dies away without the sympathy of the community.
All existing things are really one. We regard those that are beautiful and rare as valuable, and those that are ugly as foul and rotten The foul and rotten may come to be transformed into what is rare and valuable, and the rare and valuable into what is foul and rotten.
It’s insane to try to balance the budget.
I think one of the best words in the English language is compassion. I think it holds everything. It holds love, it holds care… and if everybody just did something. We all make a difference.
Domestic travel and tourism-related spending has reached $1 trillion a year.
France is the only nation in which astoundingly small numbers of civilized patrons reside.
Nature is an infinite sphere of which the center is everywhere and the circumference nowhere.
It’s hard to be perfect, It really is. I keep learning things after I’ve already bungled it.
The blue of my eyes is extinguished in this night, the red gold of my heart.
I hate that word dysfunction.
Let me say again that the relationship is asymmetrical: there’s no democracy without a market economy, but you can have a market economy without democracy.
Peter L. Berger
For I have learned to look on nature, not as in the hour of thoughtless youth, but hearing oftentimes the still, sad music of humanity.
Every woman is supposed to have the same set of motives, or else to be a monster.
Be honest, brutally honest. That is what’s going to maintain relationships.
Love yourself instead of abusing yourself.
Life is hard. After all, it kills you.
I’m not a traditional politician, and I have a sense of humor. I’ll try to soften it and become boring, maybe even very boring, but I’m not sure if I’ll be able to.
The ability to conduct is a gift of God with which few have been endowed in full measure.
If somebody hits you with an object you should beat the hell out of them.
Our lady the Common Law is a very wise old lady though she still has something to learn in telling what she knows.
Politics is not a game. It is an earnest business.
Common experience is the gold reserve which confers an exchange value on the currency which words are; without this reserve of shared experiences, all our pronouncements are checks drawn on insufficient funds.
The politics of surprise leads through the Gates of Astonishment into the Kingdom of Hope.
At one time I smoked, but in 1959 I couldn’t think of anything else to give up for Lent so I stopped-and I haven’t had a cigarette since.
One of the characteristics I cherish in my friends is their childlike gullibility, and several excited minutes were spent trying to actually find this book.
Well, most grown-ups forget what it was like to be a kid. I vowed that I would never forget.
Crime and the fear of crime have permeated the fabric of American life.
Warren E. Burger