Top Quotes About Anything
Woe to the makers of literal translations, who by rendering every word weaken the meaning! It is indeed by so doing that we can say the letter kills and the spirit gives life.
When rock came along the lyrics and melodies became less important and it bothered me to think that perhaps they might not regain the value they have to music – they are music.
Why can’t I just eat my waffle?
Chris and I care about each other and we’re still friends. Tom is the most incredible man in the world.
The distance between insanity and genius is measured only by success.
As you can probably tell, I like films and directors that bring a totally unique style to filming action.
The British have given me good support for the last 8 years and have always believed in me.
Sometimes I like to vent.
God gives us our relatives, thank God we can choose our friends.
Ethel Watts Mumford
We’re going to create a portable handheld environment, and you should expect the same things you’ve always expected from Playstation – a great quality product, versatility, great value to the consumer.
Arranging is the way I put my stamp on my music as much as my guitar playing.
Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.
Designs of purely arbitrary nature cannot be expected to last long.
I think people want very much to simplify their lives enough so that they can control the things that make it possible to sleep at night.
I have always been vitally interested in physical conditioning. I have long believed that athletic competition among people and nations should replace violence and wars.
And I believe that the best learning process of any kind of craft is just to look at the work of others.
To be a queen of a household is a powerful thing.
When so much money is involved in these movies, someone somewhere is going to try to screw you.
There’s nothing in the world that isn’t good, bad, and indifferent.
Ninette de Valois
I’ve spent the better part of the last twenty-five years doing a lot of traveling.
I would say that there is no future for literary studies as such in the United States.
Well, I’m proud to say American Pie was the kind of crazy, gross-out film that guys thought was the greatest.
The goldenrod is yellow, The corn is turning brown, The trees in apple orchards With fruit are bending down.
Helen Hunt Jackson
I met some friends in the end of 10th, beginning of 11th, who were in the popular group so I finished off high school in that group and got to see both sides.
I have made it a rule for a long time, not to part with the copyright of my drawings, for I have been so copied, my drawings reproduced and sold for advertisements and done in ways I hate.
Apparently there is nothing that cannot happen today.
Umpires, like players, are expected to show constant improvement each season and at each level. Inconsistent plate work and the inability to handle situations are probably the two biggest problems that minor league umpires face.
If the timing’s right and the gods are with you, something special happens.
I am Mother Jones. The Government can’t take my life and you can’t take my arm, but you can take my suitcase.
Mary Harris Jones
So far as we live and strive at all, our lives are various, are needed for the whole, and are unique.
People who live together naturally catch the looks and air of one another and without having one feature alike, they contract a something in the whole countenance which strikes one as a resemblance.
Technique is communication: the two words are synonymous in conductors.
Don’t commit to being a columnist unless you’re willing to do it right. Report your behind off, so you have something original and useful to say. Say it in a way that will interest someone other than you, your family and your sources.
The man who says his evening prayer is a captain posting his sentinels. He can sleep.
The only time it dominates is during a solo, or when we play a low blues and I put figures in behind Eric’s vocals. There’s never any real problem fitting guitar and organ together.
I did mostly good things, except light things on fire.
Care should be taken that all buildings are well lighted: in those of the country this point is easily accomplished, because the wall of a neighbour is not likely to interfere with the light.
Marcus V. Pollio
I’m a straight shooter, a New York City girl. I see things as they are and call them as they are.
The only man who never makes a mistake is the man who never does anything.
We have all known the long loneliness, and we have found that the answer is community.
I thought I had the rights to The Lord of the Rings. I don’t know how Jackson ended up with the rights.
I always thought I’d like my own tombstone to be blank. No epitaph, and no name. Well, actually, I’d like it to say “figment.”
The U.N. has been so disappointing to date on the whole Rwanda issue that despite the people they’ve sent through, and I have no doubt their competence, in the end, the decision is going to be made by other people and not by them.
I never read reviews. I’m not interested. But I value a lot the reactions of the spectators.
You can’t buy love, but you can pay heavily for it.
One sword keeps another in the sheath.
Our focus needs to be on freeing dissidents and continuing to support the opposition movement within Cuba – not rewarding Castro and subsidizing and strengthening his totalitarian regime.
Man is the result of a purposeless and materialistic process that did not have him in mind. He was not planned.
George G. Simpson
I would have to say News Radio is the highlight of my career. I love the character so much.
I am a goal setter and I set more goals everyday. I keep lists of goals in my office to stay on track.
Most people miss the great part mental outlook plays in this game.