Leo Tolstoy Quotes
All happy families resemble one another, each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.
Quotes from other Authors
Telephone, n. An invention of the devil which abrogates some of the advantages of making a disagreeable person keep his distance.
Disillusionment can come as fast as a gust, but building faith that the government won't inflate again is like building a new sailboat, a project of years.
Upon the Constitution, upon the pre-existing legal rights of the People, as understood in this country and in England, I have argued that this House is bound to revive the Petition under debate.
I still live as normal a life as anybody else. I have two homes to run. I have my staff to take care of. I work, pay bills and attend society meetings like everybody else.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
I am sort of an adventurer. I like to explore new places. I don't get to travel as often as I would like but I love it.
The Chancellor also in effect asks us to bargain away whatever obligation or interest we have as regards the neutrality of Belgium. We could not entertain that bargain either.
The whole force of the respectable circles to which I belonged, that respectable circle which knew as I did not the value of security won, the slender chance of replacing it if lost or abandoned, was against me.
Memories are just stories we tell ourselves about our past; and that's often why they don't match when we've shared the same experiences with someone.
It's rare that you cut out something that is really good. You screen all of it, and when the audience doesn't respond, you cut out whatever is holding the story down.
Keenen Ivory Wayans
Everything can change, but Indian movies will not change much because we're so used to the dance and songs and everything. Even Americans are getting very attracted to all this.
When I think of Morricone, more than his using a specific instrument or a specific sound, it's his way of approaching music that sticks out.
My parents had normal jobs, and I didn't just want to work all day, and so I thought if I could break into music I wouldn't have to work all day. And I had an uncle who was on Broadway, so I was like, 'I have to be able to sing.'
Disney has a great tradition of enchanting children and giving them something to behold.
If I have any regrets, I could say that I'm sorry I wasn't a better writer or a better singer.
It was great fun to hang around the Beatles. They had amazingly fast minds, and they were incredibly amusing and funny and witty. They were great. There was a very high energy surrounding them.