Top Quotes About Anything
When you have to kill a man, it costs nothing to be polite.
What is the highest secret to victory and peace? To will what God wills, and strike a league with destiny.
William R. Alger
Though I love my country, I do not love my countrymen.
The relationship of the two problems is rather the reverse. To a great extent disarmament is dependent on guarantees of peace. Security comes first and disarmament second.
I would love to play the villain, but again, it sort of what happens in this industry.
Freedom means the opportunity to be what we never thought we would be.
Daniel J. Boorstin
God will not permit any troubles to come upon us, unless He has a specific plan by which great blessing can come out of the difficulty.
All of journalism is a shrinking art. So much of it is hype. The O.J. Simpson story is a landmark in the decline of journalism.
And living in a metropolitan area which is ethnically diverse, our lives are very complicated, so our emotional experiences are going to be varied like that.
I’ve always thought that the act of playing the guitar was the act of trying to make a point of playing the guitar.
Thus, after finishing high school, I started with high expectations and enthusiasm to study chemistry at the famous Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich.
I had a wonderful time playing Dr. Kaufman in Tomorrow Never Dies. It was a real Bond villain, over the top, almost laughable but dangerous.
Shooting a television show can be very difficult and at times can really wear on you. If you keep reminding yourself that it is a job and you show up together as a team and as a whole, you can prevail.
I adore wearing gems, but not because they are mine. You can’t possess radiance, you can only admire it.
I can understand why people get annoyed at being remembered for one thing, but a lot of actors aren’t remembered for anything. I don’t mind that.
If you live among dogs, keep a stick. After all, this is what a hound has teeth for-to bite when he feels like it!
I’m actually going in to ER as the new British intern.
If movies are causing moral decay, then crime ought to be going up, but crime is going down.
Are you trying to give me a hint that I should drop it? I can lose the accent; I just have to really focus on what I’m saying. And I have to talk slowly.
I think you just have to appreciate who you are and hopefully they can see what a superhero is about.
You’ve got to believe. Never be afraid to dream.
I didn’t train to make the Olympic team until 1968. I simply trained for the moment. I never even imagined I would be an Olympic athlete. It always seemed to evolve.
In reality the workings of your governing system are opaque and covert, while hiding in the chattering spotlight of an ostensible transparency, even though the ultimate objective is clear.
Knowing that you are completely forgiven destroys the power of sin in your life.
All the measures of the Government are directed to the purpose of making the rich richer and the poor poorer.
William Henry Harrison
The first record I bought with my own money was Rio.
I think people took Grenada for what it turned out to be, which was a very specific incident and from which one couldn’t necessarily make a lot of generalizations.
I maintain that many an inventor, many a diplomat, many a financier is a sounder philosopher than all those who practice the dull craft of experimental psychology.
Inside every human being there are treasures to unlock.
The greatest truth is honesty, and the greatest falsehood is dishonesty.
The little windflower, whose just opened eye is blue as the spring heaven it gazes at.
William C. Bryant
We set ourselves a limit and cut characters which weren’t so vital.
Dino De Laurentiis
Secretary Rumsfeld used to represent parts of our district in the 1960s. I think that he and his team have done a masterful job in defeating Iraqi forces quickly and decisively.
Every parent in America has the total power to control all television programming that is dispatched to their home today.
Genius is always accompanied by enthusiasm.
Bryant H. McGill
When a man does a household job, he goes through three periods: contemplating how it will be done; contemplating when it will be done; and contemplating.
Some may seek revenge, but this is not our policy.
When you consider all the stars I have managed, mere submarines make me smile.
If you are killed because you are a writer, that’s the maximum expression of respect, you know.
Mario Vargas Llosa
In believing too much in rationality, our contemporaries have lost something.
England has always been disinclined to accept human nature.
E. M. Forster
Write what you know. That should leave you with a lot of free time.
They didn’t have the money to keep Christopher Lee long enough to play his scenes with me.
He came by a leap to the goal of purpose, not by the toilsome steps of reason. On the instant his headlong spirit declared his purpose: this was the one being for him in all the world: at this altar he would light a lamp of devotion, and keep it burning forever.
My mother said I was a clingy kid until I was about four. I also remember that from the age of eight she and I fought almost every day.
I don’t belong to the straights now – they didn’t get me back.
We like the size of the company today given the environment and have no plans to split it up and make it smaller.
There’s so much pollution in the air now that if it weren’t for our lungs there’d be no place to put it all.
If we were truly in the studio making a record, it would have been more time consuming, and certainly I would have been more involved in the writing process.
As an actor, it’s great to play a strong leader with a heart of gold.
John C. McGinley
All of our forebears contributed to what South Africa has become. That does not, however, mean that I must apologize to anyone for being born a Zulu, or for having that culture.