Top Quotes About Anything
Yet, it ought to be obvious that good music generally occupies a higher plane that mere politics. Great writers can express moods through melody and capture experiences we share most powerfully – love, lust, longing; joy, rage, fear; triumph, yearning and confusion.
Once a newspaper touches a story, the facts are lost forever, even to the protagonists.
The more painful it is, tragically, the more you do learn, though, that’s the good part.
Assuming roles is something that simply won’t work for me, since I don’t have a style. None at all.
On a very gloomy dismal day, just such a one as it ought to be, I went to see Westminster Abbey.
Karl Philipp Moritz
The television critic, whatever his pretensions, does not labour in the same vineyard as those he criticizes; his grapes are all sour.
They had an opening. You know, it was one of those deals. I auditioned and got it in ’93.
Don’t trust anyone over thirty.
I’d had episodes before, but I swept them under the carpet. This time, I couldn’t do that because everyone knew. I got on with the hard work of getting better and haven’t had a blip in almost 10 years.
Things like that become a blur – shot at some soundstage, somewhere – that’s as much as I can remember.
Lebanon will be engulfed again in a huge power game that will last quite a long time. This is the tragic destiny of Lebanon.
One of the reasons I started Tzadik, which is my own label, is to keep things in print. I got tired of labels dropping things out of print when they don’t sell.
Painters have always needed a sort of veil upon which they can focus their attention. It’s as though the more fully the consciousness is absorbed, the greater the freedom of the spirit behind.
I think it’s hard to know. Feeling fulfilled, because actors face periods of unemployment, there is nothing worse than being at the top of your game; you have so much to give but do not have the platform to do this.
You want to find a place where, because of your skills, you can make an impact.
We might be workers, but we are not happy go-lucky jungle bunnies.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
The child is pronounced pretty. I think it quite otherwise.
Salmon P. Chase
I’m sort of fascinated by the whole espionage crime thing.
Multiplicity was a movie that tested really well. People seeing the movie really liked it, but then the studio couldn’t market it. We opened on a weekend with nine other films.
Our strategy should be to strengthen the hand of moderate Muslims.
Gijs de Vries
We demand that people should be true to the pictures we have of them, no matter how repulsive those pictures may be: we prefer the true portrait in all its homogeneity, to one with a detail added which refuses to fit in.
Pamela Hansford Johnson
The dream factory of that time was much simpler. As media outlets grew, everything became so complicated.
His resolve is not to seem the bravest, but to be.
Marc Almond has done a couple of covers, a few people in Europa have done them. I own all the publishing. It’s never really been addressed, as I haven’t had the time to go out and tout the songs.
I have three sons, and I think we’re both fierce protectors of our children.
It is easier to be a lover than a husband for the simple reason that it is more difficult to be witty every day than to say pretty things from time to time.
Honore De Balzac
I grew up in an atmosphere where words were an integral part of culture.
Never allow a person to tell you no who doesn’t have the power to say yes.
I think people should be consumers of journalism.
I want to get lean and mean, keep it minimalist.
The quality of moral behavior varies in inverse ratio to the number of human beings involved.
I later spent… five to eight months in hospitals in New Jersey, always on an involuntary basis, and always attempting a legal argument for release.
John Forbes Nash, Jr.
Like religion, politics, and family planning, cereal is not a topic to be brought up in public. It’s too controversial.
I was born in Liverpool in England, and I lived there for the first nine years of my life.
If your knees aren’t green by the end of the day, you ought to seriously re-examine your life.
Where there is devotional music, God is always at hand with His gracious presence.
Johannes Sebastian Bach
We’re trying to build a platform utilizing the Internet that allows the good American people to speak out about their frustration about the polarized country that we live in politically.
I want to be so strong as an actor that people wouldn’t say… eh, that’s Josh Lucas.
The moment you start to talk about playing music, you destroy music. It cannot be talked about. It can only be played, enjoyed and listened to.
Most of the effort in the software business goes into the maintenance of code that already exists.
It is so much more difficult to live with one’s body than with one’s soul. One’s body is so much more exacting: what it won’t have it won’t have, and nothing can make bitter into sweet.
David Herbert Lawrence
What you say in advertising is more important than how you say it.
One has the right to be wrong in a democracy.
MAC gave me 55 lipsticks to test. These are the same lipsticks I got caught stealing by the police when I was 15. How ironic.
As I’ve said repeatedly, Republicans are very good at describing things in black and white; Democrats are very good at describing the 11 shades of gray.
Joseph C. Wilson
Let everyone try and find that as a result of daily prayer he adds something new to his life, something with which nothing can be compared.
I like simple things. I like to sneak in the theatre and watch movies. I’m a movie buff.
People are going to say what they want to say and think what they want to think, and I can’t change their minds.
Be smart, but never show it.
Louis B. Mayer
I wanted to cause trouble, but I know now it stays with you.