Quote Of The Day

Today

I don't read reviews, as a rule. I can't, because I can't control myself. But I've heard that [the Duplasses] were happy, so that's good.

Amanda Peet



Yesterday

I can't imagine everyone on the planet would want to hear something from me. If I thought they'd listen, I'd probably ask them to try to be nicer to each other, to try to be less scared of their differences.

Damian Kulash

#Differences #Nicer



February 14, 2019

Growing up in the fifties, having to wear a dog tag, having to take shelter in a bomb shelter. That turned me toward the road, I did not want to live in fear of that, I was gong to work somehow against what that vision was, and what that horror was. It was poetry, art, music.

Anne Waldman



February 13, 2019

The velocity of decision making in government was extraordinary slow. It took 18 to 24 months and 15 to 20 trips to Delhi to get a license to import computers.

N. R. Narayana Murthy

#Decision Making #Decision-making #Delhi #Extraordinary #Trips #Velocity



February 12, 2019

“Our execution and passing wasn't very good. We had a couple of guys on a couple of shifts who couldn't handle the puck, and it disrupted the whole power play.”

Lindy Ruff

#Execution



February 11, 2019

Philosophy, for me, is a way of relearning to look at the world, a world that is familiar to us, that we know, that is shared by all human beings and also by nonhuman beings.

Simon Critchley



February 10, 2019

“You must give Campbell credit. When we had runners in scoring position, they either made plays or their pitchers came up with strikeouts.”

Alan Crawford

#Campbell #Credit #Either #Pitchers #Plays #Position #Runners #Scoring #When



February 9, 2019

I spent two years in Palo Alto - what an awful, suffocating place for those of us who don't care about yoga, yogurts and start-ups - and now I have moved to Cambridge, MA - which, in many respects, is like Palo Alto but a bit snarkier.

Evgeny Morozov

#Suffocating #Ups #Yoga



February 8, 2019

When you go to a club it's not about being black or white or heavy or thick. I'm shaking my ass because I want to shake my ass, not 'cause "I'm dancing like a black girl!"

Miley Cyrus



February 7, 2019

I think there's a quality of passion to the American actor. I'm certainly attracted to it, and I like to hope that underscoring it is a characteristic of my work. That quality is certainly also present in some British actors, but I tend to feel the mechanical and intellectual process is dominant in the British.

Arthur Penn



February 6, 2019

“When I gave food to the poor, they called me a saint. When I asked why the poor were hungry, they called me a communist.”

Dom Helder Camara

#Food #Poor



February 5, 2019

“Foreigners have bought a lot of Taiwan's stocks, making it the biggest factor strengthening the currency.”

Lo Chung

#Foreigners



February 4, 2019

“You have to present learning in a different way at times, but do it in a challenging way to not distract the intense readers. We have to do it because not every student comes in at grade-level reading. It's not successful each time, but you try to bring the joy back to some of the students who are behind.”

Carol Clarke

#Challenging #Learning #Not #Present



February 3, 2019

It is through sorrow and suffering, toil and tribulation, that we gain the education that we come here to acquire and which will make us more like our Father and Mother in heaven.

Orson F. Whitney

#Toil #Tribulation



February 2, 2019

God grant me the courage not to give up what I think is right even though I think it is hopeless.

Chester W. Nimitz

#Courage #Giving Up #God #Grants #Hope #Hopeless #Hopelessness #Though



February 1, 2019

“We are, perhaps, uniquely among the earth's creatures, the worrying animal. We worry away our lives, fearing the future, discontent with the present, unable to take in the idea of dying, unable to sit still.”

Lewis Thomas

#Animals #Discontent #Earth #Fearing #Future #Worry



January 31, 2019

“Romania, believe me, is a 'new' country and much less expensive.”

Dave Johnson

#Believe #Country #Expensive #Less



January 30, 2019

We're not just horror fans. We're film fans. I love action films. I want to do action films. I want to do romantic comedies. I love all this stuff. So, if I find the good material, I'll do it.

James Wan



January 29, 2019

“Writing for me is cutting out the fat and getting to the meaning.”

James Mcbride

#Writing



January 28, 2019

“This is not the behavior of a government and a state that wants to assist the international community and the Lebanese people in finding out what happened, who's responsible.”

Detlev Mehlis

#Behavior #Community #Government



January 27, 2019

I have never considered myself anything other than an environmentalist. I have spent the better part of my life either in the wilderness, or trying desperately to get there.

Wil S. Hylton

#Better Life #Desperately #Wilderness



January 26, 2019

Lindsey [Buckingham] and I went up to Aspen and we went to somebody's incredible house and they had a piano and I had my guitar with me and I went in their living room, looking out over the incredible Aspen sky and I wrote 'Landslide.

Stevie Nicks



January 25, 2019

“Great Britain has lost an empire and has not yet found a role.”

Dean Acheson

#Britain #Empire #Found #Great Britain #Lost #Not #Role #Yet



January 24, 2019

Beautifully shot, impeccably paced, it was a clear, unrelenting look at the National Trust, its friends and enemies, and it makes you want to burn your passport and beg the Luftwaffe to have another go.

A. A. Gill

#Beautifully



January 23, 2019

Americans think the only funny Brits are John Cleese, Benny Hill and whoever makes our toothpaste. They're not laughing with us, they are laughing at us.

A. A. Gill

#Benny #Hill



January 22, 2019

We like to see death as an unfair conspiracy, and what we want is a magic practitioner, a combination of Dr Watson and Sherlock Holmes.

A. A. Gill

#Holmes #Sherlock #Unfair



January 21, 2019

When you can turn people on their head and shake them and no money falls out, then you know God's saying, "Move on, son."

A. A. Allen

#Move On #On The Move



January 20, 2019

Before one can walk as Christ walked, and talk as He talked, he must first begin to think as Christ thought.

A. A. Allen

#Talked



January 19, 2019

If you are walking with Jesus, in the Spirit, you need not fear going too far. No believer has gone as far as God wants him to go

A. A. Allen

#Believer #No Fear



January 18, 2019

“I, as a responsible adult human being, will never concede the power to anyone to regulate my choice of what I put into my body, or where I go with my mind. From the skin inwards is my jurisdiction is it not? I choose what may or may not cross that border.”

A Shulgin

#Drugs



January 17, 2019

“If we keep escaping from reality, escapism becomes reality”

A Senthil

#Escapism #Reality



January 16, 2019

“Death is more universal than life; everyone dies but not everyone lives.”

A Sachs

#Death #Death Anniversary #Universal



January 15, 2019

Lost again Broken and weary Unable to find my way Tail in hand Dizzy and clearly unable to Just let this go I am surrendering to gravity and the unknown Catch me heal me lift me back up to the sun I choose to live

A Perfect Circle

#Gravity #Tail



January 14, 2019

“If you love your children you will always have laughter in your life...”

A Hughes

#Children #Inspirational #Kids #Laughter #Life #Love #Parents



January 13, 2019

Evil isn't bornNeither is purity. Because even as newborns, there is something wrong inside of all of us bound to spring up and activate itself within us.

A Girl From Mars

#Born #Bound



January 12, 2019

I'll be quite for now because I make mistakes too... but once The Perfect Almighty One judges you, there are no excuses.

A Gentlemen

#Mistakes



January 11, 2019

O The irony of man, he thinks he's past generation did not repeat the same way of thinking, either intelligently or foolishly.

A Gentleman

#Irony #Mistakes



January 10, 2019

The best things to use is your fantasy,if you do not use your fantasy then who are you? You must use your fantasy to clarify what is inside you.

A Gentleman

#Do Your Best #Who Are You



January 9, 2019

“Happiness is like peeing your pants... Everyone can see it,But only you can feel the warmth.”

A Friend

#Funny #Truth



January 8, 2019

Goodbye, my almost lover. Goodbye, my hopeless dream. I'm trying not to think about you, can't you just let me be? So long, my luckless romance, my back is turned on you. Should've known you'd bring me heartache. Almost lovers always do.

A Fine Frenzy

#Lovers



January 7, 2019

Did I make it that easy to walk right in and out of my life?

A Fine Frenzy

#Easy #Walk



January 6, 2019

Your fingertips across my skin, the palm trees swaying in the wind - images. You sang me Spanish lullabies, the sweetest sadness in your eyes - clever trick. / I cannot go to the ocean, I cannot drive the streets at night, I cannot wake up in the morning without you on my mind, so you're gone and I'm haunted, and I bet you are just - fine. Did I make it that easy to walk right in and out of my life?

A Fine Frenzy



January 5, 2019

Goodbye, my almost lover. Goodbye, my hopeless dream. I'm trying not to think about you, can't you just let me be? So long, my luckless romance, my back is turned on you. Should've known you'd bring me heartache. Almost lovers always do.

A Fine Frenzy

#Heartache #Hopeless #Romance



January 4, 2019

Is there a chance? A fragment of light at the end of the tunnel? A reason to fight? Is there a chance you may change your mind? Or are we ashes and wine?

A Fine Frenzy



January 3, 2019

“Nothing real can be threatened. Nothing unreal exists. Herein lies the peace of God.”

A Course In Miracles

#Acim #Jesus



January 2, 2019

“God is in everything I see because God is in my mind.”

A Course In Miracles

#Acim #Jesus



January 1, 2019

“Sleeping on people is not the same as sleeping with them; they want your shoulder and not your head.?”

A

#Help Dependence #21st Century