Top Quotes About Anything
When I’m on tour, I’m in a new city every single night, and the energy and the crowds and the kids and the screaming and them knowing every single word of my music and being onstage is such an energetic feeling with a big payoff.
East is East, and West is San Francisco, according to Californians. Californians are a race of people; they are not merely inhabitants of a State.
To me the meanest flower that blows can give thoughts that do often lie too deep for tears.
The point here is that physics followed the data where it seemed to lead, even though some thought the model gave aid and comfort to religion.
There are crimes which become innocent and even glorious through their splendor, number and excess.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
I believe the Rolling Stones wanted to play in Golden Gate Park.
Productive achievement is a consequence and an expression of health and self-esteem, not its cause.
Nobody sets out to make a bad record.
Alex Van Halen
The miracle is this: the more we share the more we have.
There is but one stage for the peasant and the actor.
Henry David Thoreau
When I came to town and saw the price of diesel went above regular gas, that burnt me up.
He was a fantastic player, but the thing that impressed me most about Paul was his manner off the pitch. He was always very humble about his achievements and had a lot of time for the paying public and people in general.
It was regarded as a responsibility of the BBC to provide programs which have a broad spectrum of interest, and if there was a hole in that spectrum, then the BBC would fill it.
The poor prey on one another because their lives offer no hope and communicate the tragic message to these human beings that they have no possibility to attain a decent standard of living.
It won’t do away with hierarchy totally, but the principal leader will be the person who most exemplifies the kind of organization and behavior required who is best able to create the conditions such organizations require.
I’m not a big slasher film fan.
Do not be bullied out of your common sense by the specialist; two to one, he is a pedant.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
For me, there is a lot of room for improvement and there are a lot of things I would like to be better at.
Every aspect of Western culture needs a new code of ethics – a rational ethics – as a precondition of rebirth.
Art to me is a humanitarian act and I believe that there is a responsibility that art should somehow be able to effect mankind, to make the word a better place.
NASA space scientists have been studying giraffe skin so they can apply what they learn from it to the construction of spacesuits.
If triangles had a god, they would give him three sides.
Charles Louis de Secondat Montesquieu
I think the best thing I can do is to be a distraction. A husband lives and breathes his work all day long. If he comes home to more table thumping, how can the poor man ever relax?
The world is given to me only once, not one existing and one perceived. Subject and object are only one. The barrier between them cannot be said to have broken down as a result of recent experience in the physical sciences, for this barrier does not exist.
When I wrote those two songs, I couldn’t have been any closer to the bottom.
My dance classes were open to anybody, my only stipulation was that they had to come to the class every day.
While we ourselves are the living graves of murdered animals, how can we expect any ideal living conditions on this earth?
If you can lie, you can act, and if you can lie to crazy girlfriends, you can act under pressure.
Nobody cares how much you know, until they know how much you care.
We have the fact we sell out every week to 67,500 and hopefully 75,000 in the future. We have a lot of assets.
All I’m gonna do is just go on and do what I feel.
Despite the administration’s long public information campaign, for many months polls have consistently indicated only 37 percent of those eligible for Medicare say they only partially understand the program.
In 1958, I came to Chicago where I have remained.
To a man of pleasure every moment appears to be lost, which partakes not of the vivacity of amusement.
When I was teaching in the 1960s in Boston, there was a great deal of hope in the air. Martin Luther King Jr. was alive, Malcolm X was alive; great, great leaders were emerging from the southern freedom movement.
Hemingway never grew out of adolescence. His scope and depth stayed shallow because he had no idea what women are for.
Last summer a second unit production crew went to France and shot scenes for several of this season’s episodes. They shot costumed actors in and around real castles and landmarks, we couldn’t possibly have duplicated here in Hollywood.
Every government is run by liars and nothing they say should be believed.
I. F. Stone
You must first clearly see a thing in your mind before you can do it.
I thought Nixon was the worst President we had ever had, save only perhaps Andrew Johnson.
I have always had an abiding interest in that type of female anatomy.
By the end of high school I was not of course an educated man, but I knew how to try to become one.
It is a fraud to borrow what we are unable to pay.
The pursuit of perfection always implies a definite aristocracy, which is as much a goal of effort as a noble philosophy, an august civil polity or a great art.
Ralph A. Cram
Hope will never be silent.
I like a friend the better for having faults that one can talk about.
I’ve been with Life now for seventeen years and I have written several articles for them and will be doing more writing and do at least two assignments a year besides my writing.
Solitude can be used well by very few people. They who do must have a knowledge of the world to see the foolishness of it, and enough virtue to despise all the vanity.
The man who has gotten everything he wants is all in favor of peace and order.
I been doing music my whole life.
Luck, that’s when preparation and opportunity meet.