Top Quotes About Anything
With my daughter, who at the time was one, my domestic life needed to take more precedent and really with my own self I needed to develop quite a bit more. So that put Blur down the list of priorities quite a lot by the time I came to thinking about it.
When I was younger, many of my romantic escapades were just a means of simply avoiding being by myself. I was afraid of feeling lonely, afraid I wouldn’t know what to say to myself.
My family gave me values that have sustained me through situations that would challenge any person. My personal relationship with the Lord inspires me in all I do.
One thing about these storms, we know how disruptive things can be when we depend on the system to keep working. What would happen if the terrorists do it? Knock down the power, destroy bridges, cut the water supply?
I finished the movie a month ago in downtown Los Angeles. I had a lot of fun doing it.
Happiness is not a matter of intensity but of balance, order, rhythm and harmony.
I have the happy circumstance of either being accused of political grandstanding on the one hand or cover-ups on the other.
When you’re a caregiver, you need to realize that you’ve got to take care of yourself, because, not only are you going to have to rise to the occasion and help someone else, but you have to model for the next generation.
Politics is the conspiracy of the unproductive but organized against the productive but unorganized.
Life doesn’t give you all the practice races you need.
He who binds to himself a joy Does the winged life destroy; But he who kisses the joy as it flies Lives in eternity’s sun rise.
This isn’t the best town for what we’re doing. Too many other things to pull the crowds away.
Women of quality are so civil, you can hardly distinguish love from good breeding.
Anger is a momentary madness, so control your passion or it will control you.
G. M. Trevelyan
I hate everything about airports from getting there to taking off.
The tragedy of war is that it uses man’s best to do man’s worst.
Harry Emerson Fosdick
Theories are always very thin and insubstantial, experience only is tangible.
Now I need to take a piece of wood and make it sound like the railroad track, but I also had to make it beautiful and lovable so that a person playing it would think of it in terms of his mistress, a bartender, his wife, a good psychiatrist – whatever.
If human beings are fundamentally good, no government is necessary; if they are fundamentally bad, any government, being composed of human beings, would be bad also.
And remember, where you have a concentration of power in a few hands, all too frequently men with the mentality of gangsters get control. History has proven that.
Lesbianism is so rampant in some of the schools in southeast Oklahoma that they’ll only let one girl go to the bathroom. Now think about it. Think about that issue. How is it that that’s happened to us?
Yes, I’ve had some pretty good luck finding wonderful talent.
When I was on my own in a hotel room in Romania, I had the imagination to keep myself occupied.
Music had always been the handmaid of the Roman liturgy.
A computer would deserve to be called intelligent if it could deceive a human into believing that it was human.
Jonathan Lynn is one of the last actors Orsen Welles used in a production. It was wonderful. He’s very sharp, very sharp. It’s funny I’ve been asked how weird it was to have a Brit do a church gospel movie.
Cuba Gooding, Jr.
And I will do everything that I can as long as I am President of the United States to remind the American people that we are one nation under God, and we may call that God different names but we remain one nation.
If you want to get an education in how to get a story and how to survive, then get a street reporter job in New York City.
We knew that we wanted to play heavy music but I hadn’t gotten into melody and things like that.
Human rights commissions, as they are evolving, are an attack on our fundamental freedoms and the basic existence of a democratic society… It is in fact totalitarianism. I find this is very scary stuff.
Pakistan is both an ally in the war on terror, and in some sense, a battleground of the war on terror.
I shall always be a priest of love.
David Herbert Lawrence
Our national media refuses to report that even the Supreme Court did not say marriage was a human right in all cases nor did it say that the heterosexual definition violated anyone’s right or that the heterosexual definition of marriage was unconstitutional.
It’s hard to do it because you gotta look people in the eye and tell ’em they’re irresponsible and lazy. And who’s gonna wanna do that? Because that’s what poverty is, ladies and gentlemen. In this country, you can succeed if you get educated and work hard. Period. Period.
Well, I’ll say I have an incredible ability to fantasize – I really do. I don’t have to have things tangible to be able to see them, and therefore I enjoy so many things, because they’re in my mind.
I’m interested in playing, not working.
Don Van Vliet
Us investigators who went out into the field were faced on occasion with a lot of anger, by people saying why has it taken you five or six year to come and see me?
Vince or Brad or Benicio would say, Maybe we should try this, and Guy was open to changes.
I love feeling the crispness of fall and the sensuality of spring.
For what shall it profit a man, if he gain the whole world, and suffer the loss of his soul?
I didn’t know what kind of jobs, because how was I prepared? At best, I would be an AB in English.
John C. Hawkes
When they come to Europe, they are confronted by still closed borders. Thus, the concept of open borders is a very selective concept, one that is not taken seriously at all in the experience of non-Europeans.
I don’t think we’ll ever use the same sound techniques.
In conclusion we may say, in view of the confirmation that our study has given of the parallelism between individual and racial thought of the Self, that in the history of psychology we discern the great profile which the race has drawn on the pages of time.
James M. Baldwin
My idols are Janis Joplin and Annie Lennox, who are neither of them from the typical pop culture.
When I am angry I can pray well and preach well.
It’s not a sport you get famous at. If I wanted to be famous, I would have stuck with hockey.
But Paulie gives all of herself away, and so to create a love like that and a person who would give themselves away was what I thought was going to be difficult. I was little scared of such a challenge.
It hasn’t been smooth or delightful every minute, there were lean years and rough years, but it’s been exciting and good and I’m thrilled to be an actress and a singer and to have spent my life this way.
We wrote what sounded good to us and hoped it would find a home.
I stand before you today because this vision of government as the engine of opportunity is what I believe in.