Top Quotes About Anything
When they tested Fatal Attraction, the audiences were so upset by her behavior, they literally demanded her blood.
I think we really almost burnt ourselves out on one record.
I’m blessed with eight children – though I’m talking about eight adults now.
Every man has the right to risk his own life in order to preserve it. Has it ever been said that a man who throws himself out the window to escape from a fire is guilty of suicide?
There’s always the motivation of wanting to win. Everybody has that. But a champion needs, in his attitude, a motivation above and beyond winning.
We ought to do good to others as simply as a horse runs, or a bee makes honey, or a vine bears grapes season after season without thinking of the grapes it has borne.
When I go in to compete, whether it’s gymnastics or anything else, I do my own thing. I compete with myself.
Well, you have absolutely no idea what a nightmare it was to be on a set, trying to figure out how I was going to find out what time it is, how I was going to get my meds, and at the same time not have it be obvious to someone.
I had the drink after I fell out of bed. It hurt.
Here is a place God Almighty can not drive us from.
America will always side with those whom she can direct, give orders to and have those orders obeyed.
It’s good to have it over with. I worked on it a long time, and I didn’t know what people were going to think of it. Would people like it? Would they buy it? So far it’s been doing pretty well.
I don’t very often think I’ve done a good job. I don’t like the majority of what I do. I shouldn’t say I don’t like it, but I’m not satisfied with almost everything that I do.
I’m not sure that acting is something for a grown man to be doing.
Every spirit makes its house, and we can give a shrewd guess from the house to the inhabitant.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
My mother was electric onstage, and I vividly recall the extraordinary power she had over her audiences.
This multicultural approach, saying that we simply live side by side and live happily with each other has failed. Utterly failed.
Psychology is the science of the act of experiencing, and deals with the whole system of such acts as they make up mental life.
Oh! this opponent, this collaborator against your will, whose notion of beauty always differs from yours and whose means are often too limited for active assistance to your intentions!
I don’t get called very often to play innocents.
The reason we want to go on and on is because we live in an impoverished present.
I like high impact movies.
I don’t believe America will justifiably make an unprovoked attack on another nation. It would not be consistent with what we have been as a nation or what we should be as a nation.
So maybe I can go back to being a Gardeners’ World addict again.
There is a downside to having one of the biggest-selling albums ever.
In an effort to eliminate the possibility of any rival growing up, some monopolists would sacrifice democracy itself.
Henry A. Wallace
Go by your own conscience.
I have enjoyed the years enormously in Cleveland and especially in Baltimore.
I remember being awed by it – the uniqueness and nicety of style – and I suspect I was a bit jealous because we were more or less of the same generation.
It is of course the nature of historical contraction that the shortest distance to a historical destination is never a straight line.
To eat bread without hope is still slowly to starve to death.
Pearl S. Buck
I think I owe it to myself and my fans in Britain to play one more Wimbledon.
I also don’t like films that are made just to make money, no this kind of film I don’t like.
We worked so hard, spent so much time in weight room and in camps to be where we are today. We wanted to come out and be as good as any team in the state, to prove we could hang with any team at any time.
The question about those aromatic advertisements that perfume companies are having stitched into magazines these days is this: under the freedoms guaranteed by the First Amendment, is smelling up the place a constitutionally protected form of expression?
That is happiness; to be dissolved into something complete and great.
Advertising moves people toward goods; merchandising moves goods toward people.
If it wasn’t good, I wouldn’t be going back out on tour.
My mother said to me, ‘If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.’ Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso.
I’m trying to keep a level head. You have to be careful out in the world. It’s so easy to get turned.
One lesson you better learn if you want to be in politics is that you never go out on a golf course and beat the President.
Lyndon B. Johnson
And there’s some Latino music I like, and some reggae music.
The hardest thing is to take less when you can get more.
I just love the feeling from the fans and when I’m walking on deck I can hear people screaming and wishing you the best. That puts you into the game more than anything.
I think these movies are as much for people of that time as for people who weren’t born. For people who weren’t born, they see how leaders must act under a crisis situation, not trying to be re-elected or not trying to check polls, that they go from their gut check.
It’s very unlikely that we’re going to send more troops to Iraq. We are going to have to train the Iraqis faster and harder.
Destiny is no matter of chance. It is a matter of choice. It is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved.
William Jennings Bryan
There are two ways to live: you can live as if nothing is a miracle; you can live as if everything is a miracle.
Mahalia Jackson, I grew up around the corner from in Chicago.
We must open the doors of opportunity. But we must also equip our people to walk through those doors.
Lyndon B. Johnson
That’s right, fall in one pit and start over from the beginning! Well, thankfully my buddies practically tied me to my chair until I put in extra lives and I’m glad they did.