Davis Quotes

“If you hit the wrong note, it...

“If you hit the wrong note, it’s the next note that determines if it’s good or bad.”—Miles Davis
📅︎ Jan 29
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“I’ve been warned that telling people to panic about the climate crisis is a very dange...

“I’ve been warned that telling people to panic about the climate crisis is a very dangerous thing to do. But don’t worry. It’s fine. Trust me, I’ve done this before and I can assure you it doesn’t lead to anything.” — Greta Thunberg in remarks delivered in Davis today
📅︎ Jan 23
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"What this country nee...

"What this country needs is more unemployed politicians." - Angela Davis
📅︎ Feb 24
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“Anybody can play. The note is only 20 ...

“Anybody can play. The note is only 20 percent. The attitude of the motherfucker who plays it is 80 percent.” ― Miles Davis
📅︎ Jan 29
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"Times is not the ma...

"Times is not the main thing. It's the olny thing." By Miles Davis
📅︎ Feb 04
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“I can see God’s hand in other people’s lives, for sure. But when truly cata...

“I can see God’s hand in other people’s lives, for sure. But when truly catastrophic things happen, I don’t know how to explain it. But I have to believe that God has a plan.” – ABC News' Linsey Davis (Jesus Calling podcast interview)
📅︎ Jan 31
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"Nice guys finish ...

"Nice guys finish last, but we get to sleep in." — Evan Davis
📅︎ Dec 20
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“You have to act as if it were possible...

“You have to act as if it were possible to radically transform the world. And you have to do it all the time.” — Angela Davis
📅︎ Nov 06
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“I am no longer accepting the things...

“I am no longer accepting the things I cannot change. I am changing the things I cannot accept.” - Angela Y. Davis
📅︎ May 22
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"I am no longer accepting the thin...

"I am no longer accepting the things i cannot change.I am changing the things i cannot accept."-Angela Davis
📅︎ Apr 17
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"Lies are like children: they're h...

"Lies are like children: they're hard work, but it's worth it because the future depends on them." — Pam Davis
📅︎ Aug 20
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"Sometimes it takes a lon...

"Sometimes it takes a long time to learn how to play like yourself." -Miles Davis
📅︎ Mar 20
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"Beware of euphemisms. Radical changes in vo...

"Beware of euphemisms. Radical changes in vocabulary are usually admissions that reality is unwelcome or indefensible." —Victor Davis Hanson
📅︎ Feb 23
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"Lies are like children: they're h...

"Lies are like children: they're hard work, but it's worth it because the future depends on them." — Pam Davis
📅︎ Mar 23
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"Nice guys finish ...

"Nice guys finish last, but we get to sleep in." — Evan Davis
📅︎ Dec 16
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You're born being worthy, a...

You're born being worthy, and that's a message a lot of women need to hear - Viola Davis.
📅︎ Mar 26
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The ultimate mys...

The ultimate mystery is one’s own self. Sammy Davis Jr.
📅︎ Nov 12
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"Revenge is a dish ...

"Revenge is a dish best served with another dish." --Jaron Davis
📅︎ Sep 14
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“We are living in space age t...

“We are living in space age time with people who are living with Stone Age minds” - Daryl Davis
📅︎ May 25
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The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it m...

The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a political sense but have no food, what's that? The freedom to starve? - Angela Davis
📅︎ Mar 05
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“It’s not what you look ...

“It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see.”–Henry Davis Thoreau
📅︎ Sep 13
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'Sex is God's ...

'Sex is God's joke on human beings.' - Bette Davis
📅︎ Jul 06
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“Growing old is man...

“Growing old is mandatory; growing up is optional.” ~ Chili Davis
📅︎ Jul 10
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"I am no longer accepting the thin...

"I am no longer accepting the things I cannot change. I am changing the things I cannot accept" - Angela Davis
📅︎ Feb 02
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"The dead only know one t...

"The dead only know one thing, it is better to be alive." -Pvt. J.T. "Joker" Davis
📅︎ Aug 22
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"I'll play it first...

"I'll play it first and tell you what it is later" - Miles Davis
📅︎ Jun 16
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"I'm done being there for...

"I'm done being there for others. They have their pain and so do I" Jonathan Davis
📅︎ Nov 11
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"I am doomed to an eternity of compulsive work. No set go...

"I am doomed to an eternity of compulsive work. No set goal achieved satisfies. Success only breeds a new goal. The golden apple devoured has seeds. It is endless." - Bette Davis
📅︎ Apr 03
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"We are indeed much more than what we eat,...

"We are indeed much more than what we eat, but what we eat can nevertheless help us to be much more than what we are." - Adelle Davis
📅︎ Mar 25
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"Eat breakfast like a king, ...

"Eat breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince, and dinner like a pauper." - Adelle Davis
📅︎ Mar 06
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"Shheeeeeeeeeeeeeeeiiiii...

"Shheeeeeeeeeeeeeeeiiiiiiiiiiiiiitt." - State Senator. R. Clayton 'Clay' Davis
📅︎ Dec 22
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"An imagination is a powerful tool. It can tint memories of the past, sha...

"An imagination is a powerful tool. It can tint memories of the past, shade perceptions of the present, or paint a future so vivid that it can entice... Or terrify, all depending upon how we conduct ourselves today." -Jim Davis
📅︎ May 25
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"If the people we love are stolen from us, the way to have the...

"If the people we love are stolen from us, the way to have them live on is to never stop loving them. Buildings burn, people die, but real love is forever." -Rochelle Davis 'Sarah from the Crow'
📅︎ Feb 04
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"If you understood ...

"If you understood everything I said, you'd be me." - Miles Davis
📅︎ May 23
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How come in former lifetimes, everybo...

How come in former lifetimes, everybody is someone famous? How come nobody ever says they were Joe Schmo? -Crash Davis
📅︎ Sep 03
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"Growing old is man...

"Growing old is mandatory, growing up is optional." - Chili Davis
📅︎ Apr 29
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Growing old is man...

Growing old is mandatory; growing up is optional. -Chili Davis
📅︎ Jun 26
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"It's a sad world that offers such ido...

"It's a sad world that offers such idolatry for the murderer, but lets the victims fall away as footnotes." - Aric Davis
📅︎ Mar 28
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Why am I so good at playing bitches? I think...

Why am I so good at playing bitches? I think it's because I'm not a bitch. Maybe that's why Miss Crawford always plays ladies. - Bette Davis
📅︎ Feb 10
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"You all laugh at me because I'...

"You all laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same" - John Davis
📅︎ Nov 24
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You laugh at me because I'm dif...

You laugh at me because I'm different. I laughed at you because you are all the same - Jonathan Davis
📅︎ Apr 06
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If you risk nothing...

If you risk nothing, you risk everything. -Geena Davis, Actress
📅︎ Oct 02
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"Would that cane fit all the wa...

"Would that cane fit all the way up your ass or would a little bit stay sticking out?" - Llewyn Davis
📅︎ Jun 06
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"When trying to find a job, you need to keep your resu...

"When trying to find a job, you need to keep your resume down to one page. If a hooker can get a job in 30 seconds then it shouldn't take you longer than 45." Ethan Davis
📅︎ Jun 19
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'You are always la...

'You are always larger than your circumstances.' Viola Davis
📅︎ Feb 09
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"Sometimes you have to pla...

"Sometimes you have to play a long time to be able to play like yourself." Miles Davis
📅︎ Jan 18
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