Top Quotes About Anything
Yet none use their words more recklessly than the strong, who have not been sobered by the rebuffs and uncertainties of life.
George A. Smith
What makes old age so sad is not that our joys but our hopes cease.
We can and must turn this page if we are friends and are prepared to look one another in the eye.
It may be said, let him take Money at Interest, and not buy at Time. But then Men must be found, that will lend; the Legislative must provide a Fund to borrow upon.
I’m writing another novel and I know what I’m going to do after, which may be something more like this again, maybe some strange mixture of fiction and non-fiction.
The First Law of Journalism: to confirm existing prejudice, rather than contradict it.
When I can’t talk sense, I talk metaphor.
John Philpot Curran
Don’t you believe that there is in man a deep so profound as to be hidden even to him in whom it is?
If someone’s dumb enough to offer me a million dollars to make a picture, I’m certainly not dumb enough to turn it down.
I really don’t know what I’m doing… I don’t. It’s terrible. I go in there and I learn how to be like the character and do the best I can, and that’s all I really do.
We need comprehensive reform that will make America the best place in the world to invest and do business.
It’s estimated that there may be two hundred and fifty million children in the world engaged in some form of exploitative child labour.
Thank God every morning when you get up that you have something to do that day, which must be done, whether you like it or not.
James Russell Lowell
At no point was my career under threat, so I always knew that I would get back into action.
Joyce is a poet and also an elephantine pedant.
Everything you need to get that relaxed driving that brings consistency only comes with practice.
It goes way, way back when we were under Sweden’s rule. We always think they are better than us. We played against them so often for so many years. Every country has one opponent they want to beat and for us, it’s Sweden.
People aren’t going to talk about it except me and that is communication and the visits I have personally had in our meetings with our store managers saying if you do these things you will be terminated, period.
I am the only person here who is enjoying this, and I get the money; they pay and have to suffer.
The training of the schools should be extended to the heart as well as the mind and hand.
I’d work to make it hip again to spend time in our fabled and fabulous land. But with a Puerto Rican father and a Jewish mother, I would probably be better suited as mayor of New York.
I love classic rock, rock and roll, that’s the top notch. I love soul – bluesy music as well.
The way to see by Faith is to shut the Eye of Reason.
The images attempt to capture scientific thought. They represent the physical manifestation of the thought process. Everything in the laboratory is a product of a stream of conscious or unconscious thought.
When I’m old I shall give up writing the big stuff and shall wander round the park thinking of songs.
The only thing I have never done is a Broadway play. I’m not sure I have the discipline necessary to do a Broadway play. I know it holds a fascination for certain actors.
Gentleness corrects whatever is offensive in our manner.
I began acting at age eight, but if you don’t stay on your game then people pass on you. Being on a show, it’s a little easy to get comfortable, so I’m trying to get back on it. I’m taking some acting classes and watching movies, and I’m just trying to stay up with other actors.
I went over to say hi to Rob and he introduced me to Wayne and Fred. I had made a radical purchase of some brown Beatle boots. Wayne was like ‘Where did you get those boots! Who is this guy?
Restless, and in desperate need of adventure, I quit my job at an insurance company to travel west with a couple of guys I smoked pot with, scandalizing my family.
Each of us seems to have a main focus, a particular idea of practicality – a concept of ‘what we want out of life’ against which we judge our experiences.
But I’m trying not to be cynical – I don’t want to be one of those people who has a cool opportunity and blows it. It’s really amazing what’s happening to me.
We strive for error-free medicine in a world that is sometimes all too human.
My fear was not of death itself, but a death without meaning.
Errors are not in the art but in the artificers.
I’ve had 60 years of ups and downs, and all of the downs that I’ve had, I’m happy that I’ve had them because it’s taught me to appreciate all the ups.
Sure, but competition is good for the user.
Arnold Schwarzenegger’s publicist told USA Today that the actor has not ruled out running for governor of California, saying that he will make a decision soon. Reportedly Arnold needs that time to learn how to pronounce “gubernatorial.”
This fact lays on us – so long as the maintenance of good relations with Russia seems to us worth an effort – the duty of satisfying Russia that she has no need to fear any invasion of her sphere of interests on Germany’s part.
Bernhard von Bulow
Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a lamp, it needs to be fed out of the oil of another’s heart, or its flame burns low.
Henry Ward Beecher
Well, I mean, the real attack on truth is tabloid journalism in the United States.
There’s no praise or acknowledgment paid to women who raise the babies.
Confirming John Roberts would endanger much of the progress made by the nation in civil rights over the past half century.
The Super Bowl isn’t for kids, I had a great time though and it was worth every nickel of it because by doing this lame piece about the game I can put it on my expense account.
Romance is tempestuous. Love is calm.
Every dog must have his day.
The Iliad is the private lives of people thrown into disorder by history.
The most eloquent prayer is the prayer through hands that heal and bless.
My partner and I won the race, and I threw my hat into the air and bent to pick it up. Everyone started laughin’ because I had split the back end of my pants out, and I wasn’t wearing shorts.
When we are planning for posterity, we ought to remember that virtue is not hereditary.
God, great principle of all minor principles, God, who is Himself without a principle, could not conceive Himself, if, in order to do it, He required to know His own principle.