Top Quotes About Anything
You hate someone whom you really wish to love, but whom you cannot love. Perhaps he himself prevents you. That is a disguised form of love.
The absurd is the essential concept and the first truth.
One of the sublimest things in the world is plain truth.
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
Next to sound judgment, diamonds and pearls are the rarest things in the world.
Jean de la Bruyere
You do not see the river of mourning because it lacks one tear of your own.
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but a little want of knowledge is also a dangerous thing.
Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you’ll start having positive results.
Just like other illnesses, depression can be treated so that people can live happy, active lives.
I long ago came to the conclusion that all life is 6 to 5 against.
When a writer becomes a reader of his or her own work, a lot can go wrong. It’s like do-it-yourself dentistry.
All of us can’t wait to get out there whatever way.
Literature is always trying to show other parts of this immense universe in which we live. It’s endless. I’m sure there will be other writers who will discover new worlds.
But I’ve never felt that being an actress is being in a comfortable place. It’s seen from the outside that we’re being driven in big cars and having these gorgeous suites and all of that. But come on, it’s not about that.
Roller-skating and ice-skating are two different things – I found that out the hard way.
I don’t look as handsome in Men in Black 2 as I did in the first one.
Most of our funding goes to organizations and is then used to leverage the private sector.
I don’t trust a lot of journalists.
Producing is nothing more than bringing all the elements together, connecting people.
It is part of the photographer’s job to see more intensely than most people do. He must have and keep in him something of the receptiveness of the child who looks at the world for the first time or of the traveler who enters a strange country.
I don’t think the Constitution is studied almost anywhere, including law schools. In law schools, what they study is what the court said about the Constitution. They study the opinions. They don’t study the Constitution itself.
Music is emotional, and you may catch a musician in a very unemotional mood or you may not be in the same frame of mind as the musician. So a critic will often say a musician is slipping.
Nat King Cole
Life is so constructed, that the event does not, cannot, will not, match the expectation.
Hope never abandons you, you abandon it.
Your success depends mainly upon what you think of yourself and whether you believe in yourself.
William J. H. Boetcker
This Party is a moral crusade or it is nothing.
He traveled in order to come home.
Whoever is new to power is always harsh.
Saying goodbye doesn’t mean anything. It’s the time we spent together that matters, not how we left it.
I think people are smart enough to sort it out. They know when they’re watching one of these food fight shows where journalists sit around and yell and scream at each other, versus serious issue reporting.
Yeah, but on the U.S Tour we threw a new song into the set almost every night. Ofcourse, you can’t do too many new songs every night as they’ve never heard it.
Polygraph tests are 20th-century witchcraft.
One of the problems with putting Huck Finn into a movie or on the stage is, you always make the white people stupid and racist. The point is, they don’t know they’re racist.
We love the ability of the people to influence the actions of decision-makers, of lawmakers and presidents to be removed from or elevated to office by the will of voters, and of the community to connect amongst diverse populations through the ballot box.
But heat can also be produced by the friction of liquids, in which there could be no question of changes in structure, or of the liberation of latent heat.
Hermann von Helmholtz
Although important nuclear physics work was to go on in laboratories such as ours had become – and we had to cut down to a lower energy group – it was not fundamentally opening up new insights on the structure of matter. That required you to be in a higher league.
John Henry Carver
I usually get freaked out if I’m in a situation where a lot of people recognise me at once.
These days there’s so much technology and ways you can learn. There are videos and CD roms.
In love there are no vacations. No such thing. Love has to be lived fully with its boredom and all that.
The Council of Islamic Affairs is doing a great service to the world by promoting a greater understanding in America of the rich heritage of the Islamic peoples and their hopes and aspirations for the future.
When in doubt wear red.
I did nothing but work. I made work my hobby. I was lucky that way.
Being someone I’m not for a period of time and loving every minute of being in someone else’s skin.
Books, like friends, should be few and well chosen. Like friends, too, we should return to them again and again for, like true friends, they will never fail us – never cease to instruct – never cloy.
Charles Caleb Colton
When we draw on the tablet, the drawing shows up on the computer screen. If we have chosen to tell the computer that the stylist is to behave like a piece of chalk, or a pen, or a wet brush, it will.
Epitaph for a dead waiter – God finally caught his eye.
George S. Kaufman
It’s so clear that you have to cherish everyone. I think that’s what I get from these older black women, that every soul is to be cherished, that every flower Is to bloom.
I cast my bread on the waters long ago. Now it’s time for you to send it back to me – toasted and buttered on both sides.
We are not voting for health care if we do not resolve this language on public funding for abortion – no public funding for abortion.
The amount of data and analysis available for free is a true example of information explosion has leveled the playing field for individual investors.
The phenomenon develops calmly, but it is invisible, unstoppable. One feels, one sees it born and grow steadily; and it is not in one’s power to either hasten or slow it down.
I want more muscles! I go to the gym three or four times a week with a personal trainer. I can afford that now. I can’t put on weight though, no matter how much I eat.