Quotes and Sayings about Rome



"As a result of the historic catastrophe in which Titus of Rome destroyed Jerusalem and Israel was exiled from its land, I was born in one of the cities of the Exile."
- Shmuel Y. Agnon
(Related: Cities, Israel, Land, Result, Rome)

"When I go to Rome, I fast on Saturday, but in Milan I do not. Do you also follow the custom of whatever church you attend, if you do not want to give or receive scandal."
- Saint Ambrose
(Related: Church, Custom, Rome, Scandal, Want)

"When in Rome, live as the Romans do; when elsewhere, live as they live elsewhere."
- Saint Ambrose
(Related: Rome)

"Romeo Must Die was the first film that I did where I was able to just be free as an actor."
- Anthony Anderson
(Related: Actor, Film, First)

"My sister and I are both diagnosed with second-hand smoke syndromes. We have never smoked, but we grew up with second-hand smoke our entire lives."
- Loni Anderson
(Related: Sister)

"Almost every person over 45, and definitely those who have ever smoked, should have a spirometry test."
- Loni Anderson
"There is a syndrome in sports called "paralysis by analysis.""
- Arthur Ashe
(Related: Sports)

"I found Rome a city of bricks and left it a city of marble."
- Augustus
(Related: Rome)

"I went to the Conservatory of Music in school in Rome."
- Cecilia Bartoli
(Related: Music, Rome, School)

"German is more familiar now since I live part of the year in Rome and part in the German part of Switzerland. But it's not difficult to sing in German; it's difficult to feel in German. This takes time. It's a culture."
- Cecilia Bartoli
(Related: Time, Culture, Now, Rome)

"The name of my condition is Cartilage Hair Syndrome Hypoplasia, but you can just call me Billy."
- Billy Barty
(Related: Hair, Name)

"Barometer, n.: An ingenious instrument which indicates what kind of weather we are having."
- Ambrose Bierce
(Related: Weather)

"When I was in England doing Romeo and Juliet as a child star, I was interviewed by the British press, who are even more vicious and cruel than the Americans. So I have been extremely guarded ever since."
- Claire Bloom
(Related: Americans, England, Press)

"Rome is the city of echoes, the city of illusions, and the city of yearning."
- Giotto di Bondone
(Related: Rome, Yearning)

"A few of the sublimest geniuses of Rome and Athens had some faint discoveries of the spiritual nature of the human soul, and formed some probable conjectures, that man was designed for a future state of existence."
- David Brainerd
(Related: Nature, Soul, Athens, Existence, Future, Man, Rome, Spiritual, State)

"I have this helicopter crash, and I fall in love with this man who was in the crash with me. I must have been suffering from post-traumatic stress syndrome."
- Christie Brinkley
(Related: Love, Man, Post, Stress, Suffering)

"'Twas drink made me fall in love, And love made me run into debt, And though I have struggled and struggled and strove, I cannot get out of them yet."
- Alexander Brome
(Related: Love, Debt)

"I have been in love, and in debt, and in drink, this many and many a year."
- Alexander Brome
(Related: Love, Debt)

"If Shakespeare had to go on an author tour to promote Romeo and Juliet, he never would have written Macbeth."
- Joyce Brothers
(Related: Shakespeare)

"Rome was a poem pressed into service as a city."
- Anatole Broyard
(Related: Rome, Service)

"This syndrome, SARS, is now a worldwide health threat... The world needs to work together to find its cause, cure the sick and stop its spread."
- Gro Harlem Brundtland
(Related: Health, Work, Cause, Cure, Needs, Now, World)

"In the perception of the incongruous stimuli, the recognition process is temporarily thwarted and exhibits characteristics which are generally not observable in the recognition of more conventional stimuli."
- Jerome Bruner
(Related: Perception)

"There is a deep question whether the possible meanings that emerge from an effort to explain the experience of art may not mask the real meanings of a work of art."
- Jerome Bruner
(Related: Art, Experience, Work, Deep, Effort, May, Question)

"The shrewd guess, the fertile hypothesis, the courageous leap to a tentative conclusion - these are the most valuable coins of the thinker at work. But in most schools guessing is heavily penalized and is associated somehow with laziness."
- Jerome Bruner
(Related: Work, Laziness, Schools)

"Learners are encouraged to discover facts and relationships for themselves."
- Jerome Bruner
(Related: Facts, Relationships)

"Stimuli, however, do not act upon an indifferent organism."
- Jerome Bruner
(Related: Act)

"Education must, be not only a transmission of culture but also a provider of alternative views of the world and a strengthener of the will to explore them."
- Jerome S. Bruner
(Related: Education, Culture, Will, World)

"One seeks to equip the child with deeper, more gripping, and subtler ways of knowing the world and himself."
- Jerome S. Bruner
(Related: World)

"People often argue about this. Obviously one of the skills in performance is acting, and you can't expect every Romeo to really be in love with their Juliet!"
- Deborah Bull
(Related: Love, People, Performance, Acting)

"Having Down syndrome is like being born normal. I am just like you and you are just like me. We are all born in different ways, that is the way I can describe it. I have a normal life."
- Chris Burke
(Related: Life, Being)

"I heard my name associated with the Peter Pan syndrome more than once. But really, what's so wrong with Peter Pan? Peter Pan flies. He is a metaphor for dreams and faith."
- Mark Burnett
(Related: Dreams, Faith, Flies, Metaphor, Name, Wrong)

"It's fear of being afraid that frightens me more than anything else."
- Jerome Cady
(Related: Fear, Being)

"It is a wise man who knows where courage ends and stupidity begins."
- Jerome Cady
(Related: Courage, Man, Stupidity)

"Fear has nothing to do with cowardice. A fellow is only yellow when he lets his fear make him quit."
- Jerome Cady
(Related: Fear, Cowardice, Nothing)

"The Japanese do not fear God. They only fear bombs."
- Jerome Cady
(Related: God, Fear, Bombs)

"I had rather be first in a village than second at Rome."
- Julius Caesar
(Related: First, Rome)

"The arrogance of officialdom should be tempered and controlled, and assistance to foreign hands should be curtailed, lest Rome fall."
- Taylor Caldwell
(Related: Arrogance, Rome)

"'Born to play? Hmmm. Probably Romeo... or Hamlet, I guess. Also, I'd be a great Alexander the Great."
- David Carradine
(Related: Play)

"Nostalgia, the vice of the aged. We watch so many old movies our memories come in monochrome."
- Angela Carter
(Related: Movies, Memories, Nostalgia, Old, Vice)

"He played football too long without a helmet."
- Jerome Cavanagh
(Related: Football)

"What will it profit this country if we... put our man on the Moon by 1970 and at the same time you can't walk down Woodward Avenue in this city without fear of some violence?"
- Jerome Cavanagh
(Related: Time, Fear, Country, Man, Moon, Profit, Violence, Will)

"We hoped against hope that what we had been doing was enough to prevent a riot. It was not enough."
- Jerome Cavanagh
(Related: Hope, Riot)

"When thou art at Rome, do as they do at Rome."
- Miguel de Cervantes
(Related: Art, Rome)

"He has a future and I have a past, so we should be all right."
- Jennie Jerome Churchill
(Related: Future, Past, Right)

"Treat your friends as you do your pictures, and place them in their best light."
- Jennie Jerome Churchill
(Related: Friends, Light)

"They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job."
- Brian Clough
(Related: Day, Job, Rome)

"I have no shortage of material or offers, it's just a case of what you select to do. But I think it's realistic that my chances of playing Romeo are now over."
- Sean Connery
(Related: Now)

"I apologize if anybody was offended by anything I said."
- Jerome Corsi
"If the Republican Party continues to ignore its conservative base, then the Party is headed to oblivion."
- Jerome Corsi
(Related: Conservative, Party, Republican)

"Howard Phillips of the Constitution Party asked me to consider seriously running for president in 2008 and I am doing so."
- Jerome Corsi
(Related: Constitution, Party, President, Running)

"Put simply, the Bush administration policy in the Middle East is continuing to fail."
- Jerome Corsi
(Related: Policy)

"I never thought I was doing the same thing as directors like John Carpenter, George Romero, and sometimes even Hitchcock, even though I've been sometimes compared to those other guys. We're after different game."
- David Cronenberg
(Related: Thought)

"I like the George Romero films, which were really great, social satire movies; really twisted."
- John Cusack
(Related: Movies, Satire)

"Rome had Senators too, that's why it declined."
- Frank Dane
(Related: Rome, Senators)

"Accusations are made directly to Rome about theologians from persons who are not theologians. Some of these accusations are anonymous. The local bishop should be the one to relate to theologians to determine orthodoxy."
- Godfried Danneels
(Related: Accusations, Rome)

"Rome should sometimes intervene and say this or that is not in conformity with the Catholic faith. Theologians should understand that. Some theologians go too far, for example, reducing the Catholic faith to a universal philosophy."
- Godfried Danneels
(Related: Faith, Conformity, Example, Philosophy, Rome)

"The problem for Rome, then, is how and when the intervention should be done with a sense of the possibility of going too far in limiting the freedom of theologians. This is not an easy time - neither for Rome nor for the theologians."
- Godfried Danneels
(Related: Time, Possibility, Freedom, Rome, Sense)

"We later moved to Rome, where I am presently living."
- Grazia Deledda
(Related: Living, Rome)

"I've never been Romeo who meets a girl and falls for her immediately. It's been a much slower process for me each time I've gone into a relationship."
- Leonardo DiCaprio
(Related: Time)

"I'm probably not going to get married unless I live with somebody for 10 or 20 years. But these people (Romeo and Juliet) took a chance and they did it. We don't have the balls that Romeo did."
- Leonardo DiCaprio
(Related: People, Chance, Years)

"With Romeo and Juliet, you're talking about two people who meet one night, and get married the same night. I believe in love at first sight-but it hasn't happened to me yet."
- Leonardo DiCaprio
(Related: Love, People, First, Night, Sight, Talking)

"A great city, whose image dwells in the memory of man, is the type of some great idea. Rome represents conquest; Faith hovers over the towers of Jerusalem; and Athens embodies the pre-eminent quality of the antique world, Art."
- Benjamin Disraeli
(Related: Art, Faith, Quality, Idea, Athens, Conquest, Man, Memory, Rome, World)

"The history of the Church of Rome is a constant leakage of members into such breakaway cults, which go on splitting."
- Mary Douglas
(Related: History, Church, Rome)

"Often as a child you see someone with a learning disability or Down's Syndrome and my mum and dad were always very quick to explain exactly what was going on and to be in their own way inclusive and welcoming."
- Christopher Eccleston
(Related: Dad, Disability, Learning, Quick)

"What we need now is a Treaty of the World not a Treaty of Rome."
- Bernie Ecclestone
(Related: Now, Rome, World)

"Rome - the city of visible history, where the past of a whole hemisphere seems moving in funeral procession with strange ancestral images and trophies gathered from afar."
- George Eliot
(Related: History, Past, Rome)

"No white group has founded a major religion on this planet. The major religious were started in the Orient and the Middle East, not in Greece and Rome. I always knew you racists didn't have a prayer."
- Jane Elliot
(Related: Religion, Greece, Prayer, Religious, Rome)

"I would rather be first in a little Iberian village than second in Rome."
- Epicurus
(Related: First, Rome)

"Ancient Rome was as confident of the immutability of its world and the continual expansion and improvement of the human lot as we are today."
- Arthur Erickson
(Related: Improvement, Rome, Today, World)

"I think the first thing I did was several scenes from Romeo and Juliet."
- Sally Field
(Related: First)

"The first persecution of the Church took place in the year 67, under Nero, the sixth emperor of Rome."
- John Foxe
(Related: Church, First, Persecution, Rome)

"There are some cities that I did take time out to study, 'cause I love history and one of them was Boston, and of course Rome and all of those places like that. But, in Syracuse or Rochester, or any of those places, no."
- Connie Francis
(Related: History, Love, Time, Boston, Cities, Rome, Study)

"What if Shakespeare had had a test audience for Romeo and Juliet or Hamlet?"
- Brendan Fraser
(Related: Shakespeare)

"When there were financial difficulties they still managed to provide us with music and art lessons."
- Jerome Isaac Friedman
(Related: Art, Music, Financial, Difficulties)

"They greatly respected scholarship in itself, but they also impressed upon us that there were great opportunities available for those who were well educated. I received my primary and secondary education in Chicago."
- Jerome Isaac Friedman
(Related: Education, Chicago)

"While it was a very interesting period in my life, I was happy to get back to more direct contact with students in the classroom and in my research projects."
- Jerome Isaac Friedman
(Related: Life, Classroom, Projects, Research, Students)

"I entered the Physics Department in 1950, receiving a Master's degree in 1953 and a Ph.D. in 1956. It is difficult to convey the sense of excitement that pervaded the Department at that time."
- Jerome Isaac Friedman
(Related: Time, Excitement, Physics, Sense)

"Experimental high energy physics research is a group effort. I have been very fortunate to have had outstanding students and colleagues who have made invaluable contributions to the research with which I have been associated."
- Jerome Isaac Friedman
(Related: Effort, Energy, Physics, Research, Students)

"As I very much liked to draw and paint as a child, I entered a special art program in high school, which was very much like being in an art school imbedded in a regular high school curriculum."
- Jerome Isaac Friedman
(Related: Art, Being, Curriculum, School)

"The education of my brother and myself was of paramount importance to my parents, and in addition to their strong encouragement, they were prepared to make any sacrifice to further our intellectual development."
- Jerome Isaac Friedman
(Related: Education, Brother, Sacrifice, Development, Encouragement, Importance, Parents)

"The story is also about the battle between Arthur and the Saxons. The Saxons were destroying everything they came across and Arthur was left when Rome was falling because this movie takes place in 400 A.D."
- Antoine Fuqua
(Related: Battle, Rome)

"All roads indeed lead to Rome, but theirs also is a more mystical destination, some bourne of which no traveller knows the name, some city, they all seem to hint, even more eternal."
- Richard Le Gallienne
(Related: Name, Rome)

"If Romeo and Juliet make a tragedy of it nowadays, they have only to blame their own mismanagement, for the world is with them as it has never been before, and all sensible fathers and mothers know it."
- Richard Le Gallienne
(Related: Blame, Fathers, Mothers, Tragedy, World)

"But, ancient Greece and ancient Rome - people did not happen to believe that creativity came from human beings back then, OK? People believed that creativity was this divine attendant spirit that came to human beings from some distant and unknowable source, for distant and unknowable reasons."
- Elizabeth Gilbert
(Related: People, Creativity, Greece, Rome, Spirit)

"Well, you know I have an office, my film offices. So I know that syndrome. I fancy offices, so there must be something wrong with me. Even the window cleaner intrigues me. It's a very sexy environment."
- Hugh Grant
(Related: Environment, Fancy, Film, Office, Wrong)

"Every one soon or late comes round by Rome."
- Robert Browning Hamilton
(Related: Rome)

"Rome is my most favorite city, so I really enjoy to stay here and the whole tournament."
- Daniela Hantuchova
(Related: Favorite, Rome)

"Sudden resolutions, like the sudden rise of mercury in a barometer, indicate little else than the variability of the weather."
- David Hare
(Related: Mercury, Weather)

"I mean, they call it Stockholm Syndrome and post traumatic stress disorder. And, you know, I had no free will. I had virtually no free will until I was separated from them for about two weeks."
- Patty Hearst
(Related: Disorder, Free will, Post, Stress)

"Rome was not built in one day."
- John Heywood
(Related: Day, Rome)

"I thought theater people wouldn't see me if I hadn't trained. I didn't want to just be the Brideshead guy, to spend the rest of my life wearing waistcoats. I got the chance to try everything. Not just Romeos, but pimps and grandfathers and even one role as a woman in a Naomi Wallace play called Slaughter City."
- Tom Hiddleston
(Related: Life, Thought, People, Chance, Play, Rest, Theater, Want, Woman)

"I am actually in poor health due to chronic fatigue and immune dysfunction syndrome, and my ability to work is greatly diminished right now, so I have to get better before I can start another big project."
- Laura Hillenbrand
(Related: Health, Work, Ability, Fatigue, Now, Poor, Project, Right)

"Actually, I've been a fanatical health nut for five years."
- Jerome Hines
(Related: Health, Years)

"Happy is the person who cherishes the precious lessons of the past and lives vigorously in the present."
- Jerome Hines
(Related: Past, Present)

"The motivation part is all essential in keeping my voice, but there are the human factors of discipline."
- Jerome Hines
(Related: Motivation, Discipline, Voice)

"The only proper way to eliminate bad habits is to replace them with good ones."
- Jerome Hines
(Related: Habits)

"This is my story, this is my song, praising my Saviour all the day long."
- Jerome Hines
(Related: Day, Song)

"One of the many problems with the American left has been its image as something rather too solemn, mirthless, herbivorous, dull, monochrome, righteous, and boring."
- Christopher Hitchens
(Related: American, Problems)

"I think what makes us human - is our interconnectedness among people. It's our ability to form and maintain relationships. It's the barometer by which we call ourselves human."
- Thomas Jane
(Related: People, Ability, Relationships)

"It is always the best policy to speak the truth, unless, of course, you are an exceptionally good liar."
- Jerome K. Jerome
(Related: Truth, Policy)

"A loud noise at one end and no sense of responsibility at the other."
- Jerome K. Jerome
(Related: End, Responsibility, Sense)

"But there, everything has its drawbacks, as the man said when his mother-in-law died, and they came down upon him for the funeral expenses."
- Jerome K. Jerome
(Related: Mother, Man)

"Conceit is the finest armour a man can wear."
- Jerome K. Jerome
(Related: Conceit, Man)

"I attribute the quarrelsome nature of the Middle Ages young men entirely to the want of the soothing weed."
- Jerome K. Jerome
(Related: Men, Nature, Want)

"I can see the humorous side of things and enjoy the fun when it comes; but look where I will, there seems to me always more sadness than joy in life."
- Jerome K. Jerome
(Related: Life, Fun, Joy, Sadness, Will)

"I like work; it fascinates me. I can sit and look at it for hours."
- Jerome K. Jerome
(Related: Work)

"Idleness, like kisses, to be sweet must be stolen."
- Jerome K. Jerome
(Related: Idleness, Kisses)

"If you are foolish enough to be contented, don't show it, but grumble with the rest."
- Jerome K. Jerome
(Related: Rest)

"We are so bound together that no man can labor for himself alone. Each blow he strikes in his own behalf helps to mold the universe."
- Jerome K. Jerome
(Related: Labor, Man, Universe)

"It is always good policy to tell the truth unless of course you are an exceptionally good liar."
- Jerome K. Jerome
(Related: Truth, Policy)

"It is easy enough to say that poverty is no crime. No; if it were men wouldn't be ashamed of it. It is a blunder, though, and is punished as such. A poor man is despised the whole world over."
- Jerome K. Jerome
(Related: Men, Crime, Man, Poor, Poverty, World)

"It is impossible to enjoy idling thoroughly unless one has plenty of work to do."
- Jerome K. Jerome
(Related: Work)

"It is in our faults and failings, not in our virtues, that we touch each other, and find sympathy. It is in our follies that we are one."
- Jerome K. Jerome
(Related: Sympathy, Faults)

"It is so pleasant to come across people more stupid than ourselves. We love them at once for being so."
- Jerome K. Jerome
(Related: Love, People, Being)

"Love is like the measles; we all have to go through it."
- Jerome K. Jerome
(Related: Love)

"Nothing is more beautiful than the love that has weathered the storms of life. The love of the young for the young, that is the beginning of life. But the love of the old for the old, that is the beginning of things longer."
- Jerome K. Jerome
(Related: Love, Life, Beginning, Nothing, Old, Storms)

"One we discover how to appreciate the timeless values in our daily experiences, we can enjoy the best things in life."
- Jerome K. Jerome
(Related: Life, Values)

"People who have tried it, tell me that a clear conscience makes you very happy and contented; but a full stomach does the business quite as well, and is cheaper, and more easily obtained."
- Jerome K. Jerome
(Related: Business, People, Conscience)

"The weather is like the government, always in the wrong."
- Jerome K. Jerome
(Related: Government, Weather, Wrong)

"There is no fun in doing nothing when you have nothing to do."
- Jerome K. Jerome
(Related: Fun, Nothing)

"It is a most extraordinary thing, but I never read a patent medicine advertisement without being impelled to the conclusion that I am suffering from the particular disease therein dealt with in its most virulent form."
- Jerome K. Jerome
(Related: Being, Disease, Medicine, Suffering)

"We drink one another's health and spoil our own."
- Jerome K. Jerome
(Related: Health)

"What I am looking for is a blessing not in disguise."
- Jerome K. Jerome
(Related: Disguise)

"Time is but the shadow of the world upon the background of Eternity."
- Jerome K. Jerome
(Related: Time, Eternity, Shadow, World)

"Being over seventy is like being engaged in a war. All our friends are going or gone and we survive amongst the dead and the dying as on a battlefield."
- St. Jerome
(Related: War, Being, Dying, Friends)

"True friendship ought never to conceal what it thinks."
- St. Jerome
(Related: Friendship)

"They talk like angels but they live like men."
- St. Jerome
(Related: Men, Angels, Talk)

"The scars of others should teach us caution."
- St. Jerome
(Related: Caution)

"The friendship that can cease has never been real."
- St. Jerome
(Related: Friendship)

"The face is the mirror of the mind, and eyes without speaking confess the secrets of the heart."
- St. Jerome
(Related: Heart, Eyes, Mind, Secrets)

"Marriage is good for those who are afraid to sleep alone at night."
- St. Jerome
(Related: Marriage, Night, Sleep)

"Love is not to be purchased, and affection has no price."
- St. Jerome
(Related: Love, Affection)

"Let your daughter have first of all the book of Psalms for holiness of heart, and be instructed in the Proverbs of Solomon for her godly life."
- St. Jerome
(Related: Life, Daughter, Heart, First, Holiness)

"Keep doing some kind of work, that the devil may always find you employed."
- St. Jerome
(Related: Work, Devil, May)

"Haste is of the Devil."
- St. Jerome
(Related: Devil, Haste)

"Why do you not practice what you preach."
- St. Jerome
(Related: Practice)

"What good is speed if the brain has oozed out on the way."
- St. Jerome
"Be ever engaged, so that whenever the devil calls he may find you occupied."
- St. Jerome
(Related: Devil, May)

"Be at peace with your own soul, then heaven and earth will be at peace with you."
- St. Jerome
(Related: Peace, Soul, Earth, Heaven, Will)

"Action without a name, a "who" attached to it, is meaningless."
- St. Jerome
(Related: Action, Name)

"Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a be general natural law."
- St. Jerome
(Related: Action, Law, Maxim, Will)

"A friend is long sought, hardly found, and with difficulty kept."
- St. Jerome
(Related: Friend, Difficulty)

"A fat stomach never breeds fine thoughts."
- St. Jerome
(Related: Thoughts)

"Beauty when unadorned is adorned the most."
- St. Jerome
(Related: Beauty)

"Virginity can be lost by a thought."
- St. Jerome
(Related: Thought, Virginity)

"Good, better, best. Never let it rest. 'Til your good is better and your better is best."
- St. Jerome
(Related: Rest)

"Catch, then, O catch the transient hour; Improve each moment as it flies!"
- St. Jerome
"Any old place I can hang my hat is home sweet home to me."
- William Jerome
(Related: Home, Old)

"I got a phone call from Douglas Campbell and from Jerome Guthrie, who offered me a job out of the blue."
- Jeffrey Jones
(Related: Job)

"I'm a fan of Jerome Kern and Gershwin. That's my kind of music."
- Shirley Jones
(Related: Music)

"It is a cliche these days to observe that the United States now possesses a global empire - different from Britain's and Rome's but an empire nonetheless."
- Robert D. Kaplan
(Related: Now, Rome, states, United)

"I think Romeo and Juliet is uplifting. That's how much a son wishes to avenge his father. That is how much two young people can love each other."
- Ben Kingsley
(Related: Love, Father, Son, People, Wishes)

"Prometheus is reaching out for the stars with an empty grin on his face."
- Arthur Koestler
(Related: Stars)

"I remember the Curia said, that's up to the American bishops, not up to Rome."
- Hans Kung
(Related: American, Rome)

"I think I'm so old I'm in. We call it the 'Tony Bennett Syndrome.' For some reason, young people think I'm cool."
- Bill Kurtis
(Related: People, Old, Reason)

"Our only competition in the theater is boredom, because if I'm bored with a play, if I'm revolted by a play on stage, with the Broadway prices, especially today, I'm going to walk out and not come back and pay that price again."
- Jerome Lawrence
(Related: Boredom, Competition, Play, Theater, Today)

"You must not demand the failure of your peers, because the more good things that are around in film, in television, in theater - why the better it is for all of us."
- Jerome Lawrence
(Related: Failure, Film, Television, Theater)

"The whole point of writing is to have something in your gut or in your soul or in your mind that's burning to be written."
- Jerome Lawrence
(Related: Soul, Mind, Writing)

"The man who has everything figured out is probably a fool."
- Jerome Lawrence
(Related: Fool, Man)

"The aftermath of the war is what inspired us to write many of our plays. The whole reason for our writing Inherit the Wind was that we were appalled at the blacklisting. We were appalled at thought control."
- Jerome Lawrence
(Related: War, Thought, Control, Reason, Wind, Writing)

"All experience helps when you write."
- Jerome Lawrence
(Related: Experience)

"It's always such a joy that you wake up in the morning and there's work to do."
- Jerome Lawrence
(Related: Work, Joy)

"In no instance is there to be a musical or opera of Inherit the Wind because it doesn't sing. It's an intellectual play."
- Jerome Lawrence
(Related: Opera, Play, Wind)

"If you're going to make a musical, don't cartoon it from the play. Make it better than the play. Have a reason for making it sing."
- Jerome Lawrence
(Related: Play, Reason)

"I think enthusiasm is the answer to passionate writing."
- Jerome Lawrence
(Related: Enthusiasm, Writing)

"A neurotic is a man who builds a castle in the air. A psychotic is the man who lives in it. A psychiatrist is the man who collects the rent."
- Jerome Lawrence
(Related: Man)

"A play is a passion."
- Jerome Lawrence
(Related: Passion, Play)

"As I assume my responsibilities as your representative, I wish to assure you of my loyalty and devotions, as well of my determination to serve you and the people of Canada to the utmost of my abilities."
- Romeo LeBlanc
(Related: People, Determination, Canada, Loyalty)

"I am told that there is a proverbial phrase among the Inuit: 'A long time ago, in the future.' Let the children see our history, and maybe it will help to shape the future."
- Romeo LeBlanc
(Related: Time, History, Children, Future, Help, Will)

"If I am to be known for anything, I would like it to be for encouraging Canadians, for knowing a little bit about their daily, extraordinary courage. And for wanting that courage to be recognized."
- Romeo LeBlanc
(Related: Courage, Encouraging)

"We owe the Aboriginal peoples a debt that is four centuries old. It is their turn to become full partners in developing an even greater Canada. And the reconciliation required may be less a matter of legal texts than of attitudes of the heart."
- Romeo LeBlanc
(Related: Legal, Heart, Canada, Debt, May, Old)

"There are really only two plays: Romeo and Juliet, and put the darn ball in the basket."
- Abe Lemons
"Rome has grown since its humble beginnings that it is now overwhelmed by its own greatness."
- Titus Livius
(Related: Greatness, Beginnings, Now, Rome)

"The arts are an even better barometer of what is happening in our world than the stock market or the debates in congress."
- Hendrik Willem Van Loon
(Related: Congress, World)

"I look in the mirror and say to myself, Can it be you once played Romeo?"
- Bela Lugosi
"Jerusalem Syndrome is actually a rare psychological condition that occurs to some visitors to the Middle East. They get to Israel and just snap."
- Marc Maron
(Related: Israel)

"I think I ran so hard and so fast, in a lot of ways, from my life and I kind of took a fall. It was like - what do they call it? - post-traumatic stress syndrome."
- Rose McGowan
(Related: Life, Post, Stress)

"Rome has not seen a modern building in more than half a century. It is a city frozen in time."
- Richard Meier
(Related: Time, Building, Rome)

"America is a nation with no truly national city, no Paris, no Rome, no London, no city which is at once the social center, the political capital, and the financial hub."
- C. Wright Mills
(Related: Financial, America, London, Nation, Paris, Rome)

"Thus again the Netherlands, for the first time since the fall of Rome, were united under one crown imperial. They had already been once united, in their slavery to Rome."
- John Lothrop Motley
(Related: Time, First, Rome, Slavery, United)

"For a century longer, Rome still retains its outward form, but the swarming nations are now in full career."
- John Lothrop Motley
(Related: Career, Nations, Now, Rome)

"We have to be living models."
- Jerome Myers
(Related: Living)

"I wanted to go to Rome. I got an offer to do an Italian film and I went."
- David Naughton
(Related: Film, Rome)

"I go to Paris, I go to London, I go to Rome, and I always say, 'There's no place like New York. It's the most exciting city in the world now. That's the way it is. That's it.'"
- Robert De Niro
(Related: London, Now, Paris, Rome, World)

"I have a condition called Aspergers Syndrome, which is like a mild form of autism It means I don't interact properly in certain social situations."
- Gary Numan
"When in Rome, do as you done in Milledgeville."
- Flannery O'Connor
(Related: Rome)

"Your own barometer is all you have to go by, and often what makes a good director is knowing when not to say something. On occasions you can find yourself on a film set where the person who is wearing the director's hat is only trying to justify his position."
- Gary Oldman
(Related: Film, Trying)

"Are we like late Rome, infatuated with past glories, ruled by a complacent, greedy elite, and hopelessly powerless to respond to changing conditions?"
- Camille Paglia
(Related: Past, Rome)

"If we were living in ancient Rome or Greece, I would be considered sickly and unattractive. The times dictate that thin is better for some strange reason, which I think is foolish."
- Gwyneth Paltrow
(Related: Greece, Living, Reason, Rome)

"Isaac and I are going to Israel to ride for peace enviromental justice and a safer world for us all."
- Mandy Patinkin
(Related: Peace, Israel, Justice, World)

"When I was flying to Rome, we flew over London; I felt like bursting into tears. It's part of me, so I can't leave London behind for good."
- Robert Pattinson
(Related: Flying, London, Rome, Tears)

"Today, for the first time in history, a Bishop of Rome sets foot on English soil. This fair land, once a distant outpost of the pagan world, has become, through the preaching of the Gospel, a beloved and gifted portion of Christ's vineyard."
- Pope John Paul II
(Related: Time, History, Christ, English, First, Land, Preaching, Rome, Today, World)

"I think television's become a downright dangerous thing. It has no moral barometer whatsoever. If you want to talk about something that is all about money, just watch the television."
- Tom Petty
(Related: Money, Talk, Television, Want)

"Money is the barometer of a society's virtue."
- Ayn Rand
(Related: Money, Society, Virtue)

"What I'd like to get across is try your best to be yourself. I realize there are those who are much further along than you are; there are stars, but learn to be who you are and to play yourself. Be confident in that fact."
- Jerome Richardson
(Related: Fact, Play, Stars)

"You got to play the flute as a flute, like that. You can't play like a tenor concept on soprano; it sounds wrong. But some guys do it, and they think it's O.K., but not so!"
- Jerome Richardson
(Related: Play, Wrong)

"Hey, look at this guy Kenny G. with his thing, walking up and down the aisles of the concert hall and running off the stage and playing the same time. It's old hat!"
- Jerome Richardson
(Related: Time, Old, Running, Walking)

"Each instrument has something to say to you. It's got its own character. Each horn has its own character and will say to you certain things. If you violate that, it's almost a sacrilege!"
- Jerome Richardson
(Related: Character, Will)

"I don't know what I was trying to get out of a tenor - but it never really satisfied me until one day I picked up my alto and I said, "Where have you been?" and I said right here for now on!"
- Jerome Richardson
(Related: Day, Now, Right, Trying)

"We were all novices. We really were. We didn't know a goddamn thing about doing a show."
- Jerome Robbins
"I told you to sell it, not give it away."
- Jerome Robbins
"There's no secret to working with kids. They either charm you and you can work with them, or they don't charm you and you feel you're stuck with them."
- Jerome Robbins
(Related: Work, Charm, Kids)

"Ancient Rome declined because it had a Senate, now what's going to happen to us with both a House and a Senate?"
- Will Rogers
(Related: Now, Rome, Senate)

"My dad and my uncles used to always be in the studio at my house."
- Lil' Romeo
(Related: Dad)

"We would make songs, and the producers said we should play it for my dad. I was kind of scared, I didn't know what to think cuz we were just joking around."
- Lil' Romeo
(Related: Dad, Play, Songs)

"Tax increases appear to have a very large sustained and highly significant negative impact on output."
- Christina Romer
(Related: Negative, Tax, Tax increases)

"You know, I think the, the crucial thing, you know, we have put in place what is, is just simply the biggest, boldest recovery package in history, right; the stimulus package, biggest ever; the financial rescue, absolutely comprehensive; a housing plan - that is incredible medicine for the economy. And we fully expect it to work."
- Christina Romer
(Related: Work, History, Financial, Economy, Medicine, Right)

"Where we're coming down is we currently have $787 billion of stimulus that's been passed. We're certainly focusing on spending that money as quickly and as efficiently and as transparently as we can. We think that's absolutely the right strategy."
- Christina Romer
(Related: Money, Strategy, Right)

"What we're going to do is redouble our efforts on financial regulatory reform, because that has in it sensible things like say on pay, so at least the shareholders are minding the store, sensible things like saying, for heaven's sakes, compensation should be focused on - on long term, so that you don't have rewards for short-term risk-taking."
- Christina Romer
(Related: Financial, Heaven, Reform, Risk, Risk-taking, Saying)

"The goal of long-run economic growth without asset price bubbles is not only achievable, but is something we should expect if we put a sound regulatory framework in place and if policymakers remain vigilant."
- Christina Romer
(Related: Goal, Growth, Sound)

"Our estimates suggest that a tax increase of 1 percent of GDP reduces output over the next three years by nearly 3 percent. The effect is highly significant."
- Christina Romer
(Related: Effect, Tax, Years)

"If you look at the studies coming out of the Congressional Budget Office, the number one thing that's going to blow a hole in the deficit as we go forward 20, 30 years is government spending on healthcare."
- Christina Romer
(Related: Government, Healthcare, Office, Years)

"I think where I differ a little bit, we absolutely have to think about the deficit looking down the road. And certainly that's something the president has said that we need to, as the economy recovers, have a plan in place for getting it down."
- Christina Romer
(Related: Economy, President, Road)

"We're committed to working with Congress to doing what the president said he was always going to do, which is cut the deficit in half over the - over his first term."
- Christina Romer
(Related: Congress, First, President)

"The need for a college education is even more important now than it was before, but I think that the increased costs are a very severe obstacle to access. It is an American dream, and I think that one of our challenges is to find a way to make that available."
- Roy Romer
(Related: Education, Dream, American, College, Now)

"You can take a school like the University of Colorado, with a selective admission standard. It has a better caliber student going in, so you ought to have a better caliber coming out."
- Roy Romer
(Related: School, University)

"With lab courses, we may be able to simulate a lot of that and reduce costs."
- Roy Romer
(Related: May)

"Let's take flight simulation as an example. If you're trying to train a pilot, you can simulate almost the whole course. You don't have to get in an airplane until late in the process."
- Roy Romer
(Related: Example, Trying)

"This nation has been drifting back in comparison with the rest of the world for the last 20 years in education."
- Roy Romer
(Related: Education, Nation, Rest, World, Years)

"You know, IBM was almost knocked out of the box by other types of computer software and manufacturing."
- Roy Romer
(Related: Computer, Manufacturing, Software)

"Productivity is going to be a critical issue. And it's not just about getting more time for professors in the classroom. It involves reexamining the learning experience and restructuring faculty and the use of faculty time."
- Roy Romer
(Related: Experience, Time, Classroom, Learning, Productivity)

"One of the things that we're all struggling with is how to judge the quality of the value-added experience of an educational course or year. I don't think it's impossible to do that, but it's difficult."
- Roy Romer
(Related: Experience, Quality, Value)

"We can do better in higher education. And it is more than just technology. It's also an attitude on the part of faculty. We need to think through how we can produce a better quality product at less cost."
- Roy Romer
(Related: Education, Technology, Quality, Attitude)

"Interactive computers and software will, I think, provide a less costly method of doing some kinds of inquiry, in knowledge acquisition and even reasoning and interaction."
- Roy Romer
(Related: Computers, Knowledge, Software, Will)

"But in the free market system, you're forced to change."
- Roy Romer
(Related: Change)

"But you take a four-year state college, with a broader range of admission, and what happens during those four years may be an even greater value-added educational experience. I don't know."
- Roy Romer
(Related: Experience, College, May, State, Value, Years)

"Enrollment in Colorado is expected to expand about 25 percent in seven years. It's very difficult to find those additional funds. Therefore, I think you're probably going to have increased pressure on tuition."
- Roy Romer
(Related: Pressure, Years)

"I do think there is something to be said for those who have significant experience at state level and have run campaigns or have been deeply involved in grass roots political campaigns and who have actual hands-on experience."
- Roy Romer
(Related: Experience, State)

"I have observed private and proprietary colleges, like the University of Phoenix, and the market they serve. And I found it intriguing the way in which they are trying to deliver the product, with more accountability, for a price."
- Roy Romer
(Related: Trying, University)

"I think the big force is going to be consumer buying power."
- Roy Romer
(Related: Power, Buying, Force)

"I'm not just a politician, I'm a guy who has a real deep, substantive, commitment to education."
- Roy Romer
(Related: Education, Commitment, Deep)

"They say the camera never lies. It lies every day."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: Day, Lies)

"I was out dancing with one actress or another. And that got press. Even when it didn't, the whole town knew I was a dancing fool, and since I couldn't very well dance with a man, they saw me dancing with a lady, and they assumed the rest."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: Dance, Dancing, Fool, Lady, Man, Press, Rest)

"If my father's business hadn't gone broke, I'd be exporting nuts, bolts and sugar machinery right now. What an awful thought!"
- Cesar Romero
(Related: Business, Father, Now, Right)

"The make up took about an hour to put on, but the wig was a thing that bothered me more than anything else."
- Cesar Romero
"That is perceptive of you, because in this country men dancers have always been viewed with suspicion. If you were an actor, a star, and a dancer, you had to be, or have a name like someone "mainstream.""
- Cesar Romero
(Related: Men, Actor, Country, Name, Suspicion)

"Sometimes, I wonder what I'm doing here."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: Wonder)

"People would read all kinds of reaction into it, but Tracy told me himself that half the time he was just standing very still, trying to look sober and composed. That takes nothing away from him. The fact he got away with it was a tribute to his talent."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: Time, Talent, People, Fact, Nothing, Tribute, Trying)

"Now I don't know half of the young people in the industry. It's too spread out, too diffuse."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: People, Now)

"It's a new town. The old elegance is gone. It used to be one big family, this industry."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: Family, Elegance, Old)

"If you can believe it, Hollywood wanted to change my birthdate. I was born after Valentine's Day, so they wanted to change it to February 14. A Latin lover should be born on Valentine's Day. I said no."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: Change, Day, February, Hollywood)

"The Thin Man was a good break, because it was highly popular. I played a gigolo in it."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: Man, Popular)

"I'm satisfied to go in at the bottom - that's the best way to learn what things are all about."
- Cesar Romero
"I'm 86 and my doctor used to tell me to slow down - at least he did until he dropped dead."
- Cesar Romero
"They would glue the wig to the front of my forehead, and after a while it would give me a headache."
- Cesar Romero
"I was supposed to be a romancer, either wooing the leading lady or competing with the leading man for her."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: Lady, Leading, Man, Wooing)

"You knew everybody at all the studios and you saw them often."
- Cesar Romero
"I was born in the USA, which many people still find hard to believe."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: People)

"I should remember more, and I have a pretty good memory."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: Memory, Pretty)

"I should only have been as lucky as Valentino, in the movies - I didn't have to be a gigolo. In real life."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: Life, Movies)

"I know Raft did have some genuine affairs with actresses."
- Cesar Romero
"I had to keep from laughing when a male relative of mine became concerned about how often I danced."
- Cesar Romero
"I can't date women my own age any more - I hate going to cemeteries."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: Age, Women, Hate)

"George Raft may or may not have gone both ways, but he was very sensitive to what they said about him, and it was one factor why he decided to play all those gangsters in the movies."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: Movies, May, Play)

"I was wearing corn plasters above and below my toes and taping my ankles twice."
- Cesar Romero
"We had plenty of clothes and no money."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: Money, Clothes)

"We Latins make splendid lovers and splendid older men."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: Men, Lovers)

"When someone's acting for a scene, they can fool the camera. But in everyday life, unless you're watching and censoring yourself every minute, or spending all your time in the company of ladies, what you feel is bound to show in your eyes."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: Time, Life, Acting, Company, Eyes, Fool, Ladies)

"George Murphy tagged that name "Butch" on me years ago. We were all at a party and he went around tagging names on people that didn't fit them."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: People, Name, Names, Party, Years)

"All kinds of celebrities, political ones as well, are increasingly being targeted. In this country, with all the countless guns."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: Being, Country)

"Because of my age and because there's more work on the small screen. What it's missing in quality it makes up for in quantity. From an actor's selfish point of view."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: Age, Work, Quality, Actor, Quantity)

"Bugsy Siegel. The mobster with the beautiful blue eyes."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: Eyes)

"But by the time I was 40, everything was winding down. It started after the war. On the plus side, there was more more products and technology. But for me the nightlife was winding down, the glamour, the fun."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: Time, Technology, War, Fun, Glamour)

"Due to a big bust in Cuba, my father's business suffered badly, so I was free to choose my own career. I became a professional dancer, and I went on the road and started making real money."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: Business, Money, Father, Career, Road)

"Everybody in Hollywood was in Around the World in 80 Days. If you weren't, you left town and made up an excuse."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: Hollywood, World)

"Valentino was apparently gay or bisexual. And his two lesbian wives. But without any question, he had sex with men. From choice. So he was one or the other."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: Men, Sex, Choice, Gay, Lesbian, Question, Wives)

"Well, you know what they say in Hollywood - the most important thing is being sincere, even if you have to fake it."
- Cesar Romero
(Related: Being, Hollywood)

"If I fail, the film industry writes me off as another statistic. If I succeed, they pay me a million bucks to fly out to Hollywood and fart."
- George A. Romero
(Related: Film, Hollywood, Succeed)

"There are so many factors when you think of your own films. You think of the people you worked on it with, and somehow forget the movie. You can't forgive the movie for a long time. It takes a few years to look at it with any objectivity and forgive its flaws."
- George A. Romero
(Related: Time, People, Flaws, Forget, Years)

"The most realistic blood I've seen is when Marlon Brando gets beat up in On The Waterfront."
- George A. Romero
(Related: Blood)

"If one horror film hits, everyone says, 'Let's go make a horror film.' It's the genre that never dies."
- George A. Romero
(Related: Film, Horror)

"I thought Godzilla was a mess, the monster had no character and the humans didn't either. They forgot to make the movie that went along with all these wonderful effects."
- George A. Romero
(Related: Thought, Character)

"I think you're only free if you're working on very low or huge money."
- George A. Romero
(Related: Money)

"I really believe that you could do horror very inexpensively. I don't think it has anything to do with the effects, the effects are not the most important parts."
- George A. Romero
(Related: Horror)

"I like guys who are understandable and good guys who are flawed."
- George A. Romero
"I also have always liked the monster within idea. I like the zombies being us. Zombies are the blue-collar monsters."
- George A. Romero
(Related: Idea, Being, Zombies)

"As great as Ed is, the wisdom out here is that he can't carry a movie. They'll pay him $3 million to be the second banana in Julia Roberts things. But they won't put up $3 million for an Ed Harris movie."
- George A. Romero
(Related: Wisdom)

"As a filmmaker you get typecast just as much as an actor does, so I'm trapped in a genre that I love, but I'm trapped in it!"
- George A. Romero
(Related: Love, Actor)

"The guy that made me wanna make movies... and this is off the wall-is a guy named Michael Pal, the British director."
- George A. Romero
(Related: Movies)

"I'm creating the kind of games that I like right now. I'm not being held back by technology."
- John Romero
(Related: Technology, Being, Games, Now, Right)

"I live way out in the country, in truck-country."
- John Romero
(Related: Country)

"I'm a hardcore gamer and would never let you down by designing a crappy title."
- John Romero
"In marketing I've seen only one strategy that can't miss - and that is to market to your best customers first, your best prospects second and the rest of the world last."
- John Romero
(Related: Strategy, First, Marketing, Rest, World)

"It is very important to lead the field and innovate in game design."
- John Romero
(Related: Design)

"The game-playing market today is pretty sizable."
- John Romero
(Related: Pretty, Today)

"There are too many games being developed by people that have no business creating games."
- John Romero
(Related: Business, People, Being, Games)

"We are at the point where game designers have become celebrities due to the size of the market they serve."
- John Romero
"I think DOOM had just the right mix of elements that keep people coming back to it: great monsters, excellent weapons with great balance, a spooky environment and extreme speed."
- John Romero
(Related: People, Balance, Environment, Extreme, Right, Weapons)

"I completely love playing and designing games and always will. I am so into games that I listen to game music all day. That may sound strange, but you can guarantee I'm a hardcore gamer and would never let you down by designing a crappy title."
- John Romero
(Related: Love, Music, Day, Games, May, Sound, Will)

"But my mother loved The Elephant Man, and my father gave David Lynch a scholarship to study in Rome."
- Isabella Rossellini
(Related: Mother, Father, Man, Rome, Study)

"The ecclesiastical system of Rome, and particularly its leaders, for a thousand years and more thought that the earth is fixed and that everything else revolves about it."
- Joseph Franklin Rutherford
(Related: Thought, Earth, Leaders, Rome, Years)

"The eye condition that I have is Marfan's Syndrome."
- Vincent Schiavelli
(Related: Eye)

"But Gulf War Syndrome is not one cause, not one illness. It is many causes, many illnesses."
- Christopher Shays
(Related: War, Cause, Causes, Illness)

"It is evident that in the period designated as that of the kings, when Rome commenced her career of conquest, she was, for that time and country, a great and wealthy city."
- Goldwin Smith
(Related: Time, Career, Conquest, Country, Kings, Rome)

"Rome was great in arms, in government, in law."
- Goldwin Smith
(Related: Government, Law, Rome)

"That Rome was comparatively great and wealthy is certain."
- Goldwin Smith
(Related: Rome)

"A palindrome is a word or pattern that instead of developing in different directions it folds in on itself so that the beginning and end mirror each other, that they are the same."
- Todd Solondz
(Related: Beginning, End, Word)

"See, even despite pious statements to the contrary, much of the industrialized world has not yet come to terms with the recognition of the fallacy of what I call the strong man syndrome."
- Wole Soyinka
(Related: Man, World)

"The day of the sun is like the day of a king. It is a promenade in the morning, a sitting on the throne at noon, a pageant in the evening."
- Wallace Stevens
(Related: Day, Evening, Sun)

"Ritual murder is referred to in court files which are located in Rome. There are pictures in it which show that in 23 cases, the Church itself has dealt with the question."
- Julius Streicher
(Related: Church, Court, Murder, Question, Ritual, Rome)

"All things atrocious and shameless flock from all parts to Rome."
- Tacitus
(Related: Rome)

"And I just think that to introduce an unknown Shakespeare is thrilling, too - not to do Hamlet or Romeo and Juliet, to do the richer Shakespeare. People will come to this and not know the story."
- Julie Taymor
(Related: People, Shakespeare, Will)

"The poet may be used as a barometer, but let us not forget that he is also part of the weather."
- Lionel Trilling
(Related: Forget, May, Weather)

"For, just as it has been said that there is no half-way house between Rome and Reason, so it may be said that there is no half-way house between State Socialism and Anarchism."
- Benjamin Tucker
(Related: May, Reason, Rome, Socialism, State)

"Nothing is ever a barometer. Nothing is ever for sure except that this band has been around forever."
- Steven Tyler
(Related: Nothing)

"I'm sort of obsessed with the news. That is a syndrome. But I don't watch a whole lot of TV."
- Sam Waterston
(Related: News)

"The American Republic was bound - is still bound - to follow in the centuries to come the same course to destruction as did Rome."
- Robert Welch
(Related: American, Destruction, Rome)

"Look, three love affairs in history, are Abelard and Eloise, Romeo and Juliet and the American media and this President at the moment. But this doesn't matter over time. Reality will impinge. If his programs work, he's fine. If it doesn't work, all of the adulation of journalists in the world won't matter."
- George Will
(Related: Love, History, Time, Work, American, Media, President, Reality, Will, World)

"My visit this autumn is an opportunity to continue that rich tradition of visits between Canterbury and Rome."
- Rowan Williams
(Related: Opportunity, Autumn, Rome, Tradition, Visit)

"There is an old saying that all roads lead to Rome. It seems the administration so often clearly believes that no matter what the evidence was at any particular time, essentially everything led to Saddam Hussein."
- Ron Wyden
(Related: Time, Old, Rome, Saying)

"Doing Shakespeare in the Park has always been a dream. Everyone else says Hamlet, but I want to play Romeo."
- Aaron Yoo
(Related: Dream, Play, Shakespeare, Want)

"When I first met Sean Connery he was as charming and wonderful as I first anticipated. I left Rome thinking: even if I don't do this, at least I have had a day with Sean."
- Catherine Zeta-Jones
(Related: Day, First, Rome)