Famous quotes by Aristotle, Maya Angelou, Abigail Adams and many more
My motto was always to keep swinging. Whether I was in a slump or feeling badly or having
trouble off the field, the only thing to do was keep swinging.
The triple is the most exciting play in baseball. Home runs win a lot of games, but I never understood why fans are so obsessed with them.
You can't win unless you learn how to lose.
I'm not a driven businessman, but a driven artist. I never think about money. Beautiful things make money.
He hoped and prayed that there wasn't an afterlife. Then he realized there was a contradiction involved here and merely hoped that there wasn't an afterlife.
Isn't it enough to see that a garden is beautiful without having to believe that there are fairies at the bottom of it too?
wasted on the living.
Remind people that profit is the difference between revenue and expense. This makes you look smart.
Informed decision-making comes from a long tradition of guessing and then blaming others for inadequate results.
Trying to sneak a fastball past Hank Aaron is like trying to sneak the sunrise past a rooster.
So, where's the Cannes Film Festival being held this year?
Don't worry about people stealing your ideas. If your ideas are any good, you'll have to ram them down people's throats.
While one finds company in himself and his pursuits, he cannot feel old, no matter what his years may be.
Amos Bronson Alcott
To keep the heart unwrinkled, to be hopeful, kindly, cheerful, reverent that is to triumph
over old age.
Amos Bronson Alcott
Life is a dream for the wise, a game for the fool, a comedy for the rich, a tragedy for the poor.
What's on your mind, if you will allow the overstatement?
Television is a medium because anything well done is rare.
I like long walks, especially when they are taken by people who annoy me.
An advertising agency is 85 percent confusion and 15 percent commission.
California is a fine place to live - if you happen to be an orange.
If my films don't show a profit, I know I'm doing something right.
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work. I want to achieve it through not
I will not
eat oysters. I want my food dead. Not sick. Not wounded. Dead.
If my films make one more person miserable, I'll feel I have done my job.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
I failed to make the chess team because of my height.
I am not afraid of death, I just don't want to be there when it happens.
Friendship... is not something you learn in school. But if you haven't learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven't learned anything.
I'll be floating like a butterfly and stinging like a bee.
It's just a job. Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand. I beat people up.
I'm not interested in age. People who tell me their age are silly. You're as old as you feel.
Henri Frederic Amiel
The incestuous relationship between government and big business thrives in the dark.
All love shifts and changes. I don't know if you can be wholeheartedly in love all the time.
Life loves the liver of it.
I was told to avoid the business all together because of the rejection. People would say to me, 'Don't you want to have a normal job and a normal family?' I guess that would be good advice for some people, but I wanted to act.
We are the movies and the movies are us.
I rate enthusiasm even above professional skill.
There is nothing on this earth more to be prized than true friendship.
Saint Thomas Aquinas
Love takes up where knowledge leaves off.
Saint Thomas Aquinas
If you don't like my movies, don't watch them.
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit.
Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
What we play is life.
Nothing interferes with my concentration. You could put on an orgy in my office and I wouldn't look up. Well, maybe once.
Creationists make it sound as though a 'theory' is something you dreamt up after being drunk all night.
Bulls do notwin bullfights. People do.
Norman Ralph Augustine
O Lord, help me to be pure, but not yet.
Love is the beauty of the soul.
Basketball is like war in that offensive weapons are developed first, and it always takes a while for the defense to catch up.
Your life is what your thoughts make it.
The art of living is more like wrestling than dancing.