Top Quotes About Anything
You know, gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender – people are people.
What remains constant for me, during the last 15 years, has been the conviction that the cold war was a calamity for the entire world, and that it can be justified by no consideration of theory, nor by any supposed national interest.
There is a lot of strength and intelligence in Hollywood.
Spend some time this weekend on home improvement; improve your attitude toward your family.
The longing to produce great inspirations didn’t produce anything but more longing.
You have to demand things and believe you’re worth more. And once you do demand them, you’re usually going to get them. The players who first came in were very humble because we came from obscurity. Today’s players, on the other hand, have a sense of entitlement.
The story of my life is about back entrances, side doors, secret elevators and other ways of getting in and out of places so that people won’t bother me.
It’s quite nice to see that I didn’t have to change who I was to reach two very different types of people.
Evolution is a tightly coupled dance, with life and the material environment as partners. From the dance emerges the entity Gaia.
Tell the truth, work hard, and come to dinner on time.
Gerald R. Ford
For a time during the early settlement of this country peace and goodwill prevailed, only to be followed later by violent and relentless warfare.
Nelson A. Miles
Failure to properly control our borders costs citizens in many ways: schools become overcrowded, medical resources are stretched too thin, other government services are overtaxed, and taxes increase further.
Grown-ups never understand anything for themselves, and it is tiresome for children to be always and forever explaining things to them.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
C. S. Lewis
I have enormous respect for Tom Daschle. The NRA has not yet taken a formal position on which I’m aware of on this matter, and I think Tom may be just getting a little ahead of things.
I say there is no darkness but ignorance.
As a boy I used to go to the Chamber of Horrors at the annual fair, to look at the wax figures of Emperors and Kings, of heroes and murderers of the day. The dead now had that same unreality, which shocks without arousing pity.
I probably won’t be able to hear it until five years from now anyway. That’s when I always hear my own music. It takes five years to sit down with it after not hearing it for a couple of years.
South Park started as a little video Christmas card.
You begin with the possibilities of the material.
I’m not a real movie star. I’ve still got the same wife I started out with twenty-eight years ago.
Luther was guilty of two great crimes – he struck the Pope in his crown, and the monks in their belly.
I sum up the prospects for 1967 in three short sentences. We are back on course. The ship is picking up speed. The economy is moving. Every seaman knows the command at such a moment: ‘steady as she goes’.
Some people who love boxing might love Mike Tyson, but people outside of the sport are generally repulsed by him and therefore, repulsed by the sport.
My own brain is to me the most unaccountable of machinery – always buzzing, humming, soaring roaring diving, and then buried in mud. And why? What’s this passion for?
People are surprised at how down-to-earth I am. I like to stay home on Friday nights and listen to ‘The Art of Happiness’ by the Dalai Lama.
Wise it is to comprehend the whole.
When you’re talking with a person at this level of the government, at the very highest level, I think you have to be very discreet because he, President Clinton, is very aware that anything he says publicly can have a profound impact on American politics and on world politics.
Lee H. Hamilton
I don’t want to take fame for granted because that is when you start to think you are better than everyone else. That is when you start thinking that you are someone that you are not.
Mankind has grown strong in eternal struggles and it will only perish through eternal peace.
There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will.
If you keep thinking about what you want to do or what you hope will happen, you don’t do it, and it won’t happen.
You start to think bigger when you see how quickly a TV show can catch on in a whole country. That confidence, and thinking big, opened a lot of doors.
If I read a book and it makes my whole body so cold no fire can ever warm me, I know that is poetry.
Never, since the fall of communism, has it been so abundantly clear that an ethos exists, which is loath to accept the freedoms and prosperity we hold sacred in this nation.
I would vote for the man who’s lived life, who’s done different occupations, who’s been out in the real world and struggled to make a living, struggled to raise a family, struggled with life as it exists. So I’d vote for experience, honest experience.
If we all knew we were going to live to be 150 years old, we’d all approach our lives very differently.
To talk about adults without talking about their sex drives is like talking about a window without glass.
I never liked mellow sounding guitar.
I had to choose, I’d be so sad. They are flip sides of the same coin. I love both comedy and drama.
I did many interviews, and went out and talked to many people and went to rallies. It was the same thing with menopause. I traveled around the country on talk shows and talking to women about.
I love romantic comedy, but I think you have to have another idea that you’re chasing along with romantic comedy.
James L. Brooks
The farce is finished. I go to seek a vast perhaps.
When the soldiers came home from Vietnam, there were no parades, no celebrations. So they built the Vietnam Memorial for themselves.
Disney’s something to be a little alarmed about. It’s not just a little theme park anymore. It’s now an ethic and outlook and strategy that goes way beyond central Florida.
It’s not that I don’t want to become famous or that I’m obsessed by my work as an actress, but it’s all about not limiting myself, such as putting myself in a little jail that I can escape from.
What the scientists have in their briefcases is terrifying.
Forever Young, by Dylan, is one of my favorite songs.
I never worked in a coffee shop and I don’t drink coffee, so I never thought I would become a coffee pusher on TV.
We have a hope of succeeding if we learn from our past mistakes and pull together to make the hard choices.
My object will be, if possible, to form Christian men, for Christian boys I can scarcely hope to make.