Top Quotes About Anything
You can fill this table up with people who are racist, homophobic, Satanist worshippers, sexist and we can be arguing but if you put on a song, I guarantee that people will stop and listen and that’s what I love about music, it can bring people together.
Life throws some curveballs at you and you go where it takes you.
I have never had another job and I don’t have a mortgage.
As we all know… golf is a puzzle without an answer.
Optimism – the doctrine or belief that everything is beautiful, including what is ugly.
The demand for beef in Canada remains strong because I think people in America, in North America, know that we have a very strong food safety system and that our food is safe to eat.
I love the confidence that makeup gives me.
Be modest, humble, simple. Control your anger.
I will cut all state taxes by at least one third.
If you love life, don’t waste time, for time is what life is made up of.
When I lost my decathlon world record I took it like a man. I only cried for ten hours.
The longer you wait, the less fun. If you wait until the bitter end, the whole economy can be destroyed.
Congress must not do something just for the sake of doing something. We must carefully and thoughtfully consider the implications of any action and whether that action will help or hinder our ultimate mission of protecting U.S. citizens from terror.
No man’s error becomes his own Law; nor obliges him to persist in it.
Some women flirt more with what they say, and some with what they do.
There are more tears shed over answered prayers than over unanswered prayers.
Saint Teresa of Avila
There’s something about being with a group of people who become like family that must be needed in society.
There’s a clip where he had someone miming me running around from keyboard to keyboard. Oh dear, I am sure a lot of people didn’t know what he was going on about.
What is thematically posited is only what is given, by pure reflection, with all its immanent essential moments absolutely as it is given to pure reflection.
Faith is to believe what you do not see; the reward of this faith is to see what you believe.
I published, privately, a collection of my serious poetry I had written over the years. I only published 50 copies, which I gave to friends, in a special deluxe edition. It was ridiculously expensive but I’m glad that I did it.
When I finished school, I took my entire life savings – $5,000 – and invested it in a business. I was young. I was inexperienced. But I was an entrepreneur, and I was proud. And in six weeks, I was broke.
I find a lot of young filmmakers make too much of an effort to be trendy and they can be pretentious.
A sword, a spade, and a thought should never be allowed to rust.
All our knowledge merely helps us to die a more painful death than animals that know nothing.
A single grateful thought toward heaven is the most perfect prayer.
Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
I could never understand how we could put 120,000 Japanese behind a fence in World War II. I remember being bewildered about that.
You don’t hear things that are bad about your company unless you ask. It is easy to hear good tidings, but you have to scratch to get the bad news.
Thomas J. Watson
Reality seems valueless by comparison with the dreams of fevered imaginations; reality is therefore abandoned.
Wherever we halted we were surrounded by wandering troops of Bedouins.
Richard Francis Burton
That was just my own personal program: I didn’t want to get too high over the good moments because I didn’t want to be saddened and depressed when things didn’t go as I had planned.
It is no use asking me or anyone else how to dig… Better to go and watch a man digging, and then take a spade and try to do it.
I’ve always just adored music. It’s my first love, really. I admire and respect people in the music business. You really have to work hard and diligently. Sometimes actors can be lazy and get away with it, but you can’t do that if you’re a musician.
I don’t lose sleep over what I have done or have nightmares about it.
Yeah, well my name is Bai Ling. That means white spirit, and I really feel like sometimes I’m not existing.
It is a profitable thing, if one is wise, to seem foolish.
Jim Morrison’s very good looking, but I don’t like this version of the song. The Feliciano version is better.
Noble character is best appreciated in those ages in which it can most readily develop.
When new turns of behavior cease to appear in the life of the individual, its behavior ceases to be intelligent.
Nature makes woman to be won and men to win.
George William Curtis
Tennessee Williams was a gifted talker with a beautiful accent and we had lots of things in common.
Once you’ve invested hundreds of hours in creating a coherent universe, your story’s grown to around a half-million words and can’t be written as anything less than a trilogy.
I don’t exactly know what it means to be ready. A cake when the oven timer goes off? Am I fully baked, or only half-baked?
One of these days the people of Louisiana are going to get good government – and they aren’t going to like it.
It’s a juggernaut, yeah… but I’m not phased by making movies.
This may be a dream, but I’ll say it anyway: I was supposed to be married last year, and I bought a gown. When I meet Nelson Mandela, I shall put on this gown and have the train of it removed and put aside, and kiss the ground that he walks on and then kiss his feet.
For me my friendship with Omar Rodriguez from Mars Volta that friendship really means a lot to me because he’s another creative person who works as hard as I do.
Taking on challenging projects is the way that one grows and extends one’s range as a writer, one’s technical command, so I consider the time well-spent.
I love horror movies because they’re really fun. They tap into those wonderful primal emotions.
I’ve thought of the last line of some poems for years and tried them out, It wouldn’t work because the last line was much too beautiful for the poem.
A strong, positive self-image is the best possible preparation for success.