At the time I was arrested I had no idea it would turn into this. It was just a day like any other day. The only thing that made it significant was that the masses of the people joined in.
By : Rosa Parks
My grandfather gave me my first guitar, an old acoustic with palm trees and dancing girls painted on it.
By : Dan Fogelberg
I'm an anglophile. I visit England regularly, sometimes three or four times a year, at least once a year.
By : George Takei
I conclude, therefore, that this star is not some kind of comet or a fiery meteor... but that it is a star shining in the firmament itself one that has never previously been seen before our time, in any age since the beginning of the world.
By : Tycho Brahe
I thought I'd be wasting my time to go to commercial record companies and make demos for them, because don't forget, I was doing what I was doing and nobody understood what I was doing.
By : John Fahey
Sometimes we are less unhappy in being deceived by those we love, than in being undeceived by them.
By : Lord Byron
Some of the best times in my life happened under the influence of drugs... I'd still be doing it if I could make good judgement calls. I'd still be doing it if I didn't blow up to the size of an aircraft hangar, because it was a great time.
By : Robbie Williams
I didn't want to be on the losing side. I was fed up with Jewish weakness, timidity and fear. I didn't want any more Jewish sentimentality and Jewish suffering. I was sickened by our sad songs.
By : Lionel Blue
About the only time losing is more fun than winning is when you're fighting temptation.
By : Tom Wilson
That match was late evening and I had the experience of the electricity of the Centre Court because it was packed, a full house for the whole match. It had been a great year for me, first time there and I had the full taste of Wimbledon.
By : John Newcombe
I once loved this game. But after being traded four times, I realized that it's nothing but a business. I treat my horses better than the owners treat us. It's a shame they've destroyed my love for the game.
By : Richie Allen