Occasion Quotes

Occasion Quotes: The fans may be surprised to know that during my freshman year at Oglethorpe, I waited on tables and never made an error, never dropped a tray nor broke a dish.
Author: Luke Appling
Smoking cigarettes seems to alarm peace activists much more than voting for Reagan does.
The roots of any evil deed can be traced to the perpetrator's refusal to experience pain.
Author: Keith Ablow
Humans are vulnerable, messy little animals and that's normal. And all I want to do is make a space for that in my films.
Author: Mike Mills
I don't believe in a perfect world. I don't believe it's achievable, and I believe the people who try to achieve it usually end up turning it into something like Cambodia or something very similar because purity tests set in. Are you ideologically pure enough to be allowed to live? Well, it turns out that very few people are, so you end up with a big powerful struggle and a mass killing scene.
If I wasn't active and involved in different sports and just moving around, I wouldn't have even known that I had the potential to become an Olympian.
Always remember, money is a servant; you are the master. Be very careful not to reverse that equation, because many people of high intelligence have already done so, to their great detriments. Unfortunately, many of these poor souls loved money and used people, which violated one of the most basic laws governing true financial success. You should always love people and use money, rather than the reverse!
Author: Bob Proctor
Over the past decade I have watched many friends go through graduate school and write dissertations. Through that process, I have seen how they are guided by mentors to understand particular norms within their disciplines and to learn about what they can and cannot, should and should not say, and which ideas can go together and which cannot. I never went through this process.
Author: Dean Spade
A woman should never underestimate the power of the child in the man. Sometimes the child seems to be in the driver's seat at the very moment when all a man's adult judgment and insight is needed.
I had visited New York at age 12, and I loved the big buildings and the swarms of people. At 23, I decided to try it. I was going to go for six months, and I ended up living there for 18 years before I moved to California, so I am living the American Dream.
Swaraj means, a state such that we can maintain our separate existence without the presence of the English.
On the flip side, no one has any idea who the hell I am. I felt like I had to prove myself to them. On any new project I'm working on, the first week is nerve-wracking, but especially with these people that I admire so much and who I just want to be equal with.
Author: Dave Franco
The intelligent fights only when he must and never for sport.
But to proceed in this reconciling project with regard to the question of liberty and necessity; the most contentious question of metaphysics, the most contentious science...
Author: David Hume
I am continually embarrassed by people who point me out as an example of what can be done without training.
Author: Kate Smith
Tim Burton is underrated. I loved Big Fish, loved that movie, think it's the best movie of the year, hands down. Really impressed with that.
Author: David Zucker
Somewhere, right at the bottom of one's own being, one generally does know where one should go and what one should do. But there are times when the clown we call
Author: Carl Jung