Caramels are only a fad. Chocolate is a permanent thing.— Milton S. Hershey
Provocative Fad quotations
Being healthy and fit isn't a fad or a trend. Instead, It;s a lifestyle.
The church today is riddled with fad doctrines and new sounds that distract from the clear message of the Great commission in the New Testament. Any message that attracts you which does not bring glory to Christ is the message of a seducing spirit and the man giving it is in deception.
Great things are not accomplished by those who yield to trends and fads and popular opinion.
American Education has a long history of infatuation with fads and ill-considered ideas. The current obsession with making our schools work like a business may be the worst of them, for it threatens to destroy public education. Who will Stand up to the tycoons and politicians and tell them so?
European democracy was originally imbued with a sense of Christian responsibility and self-discipline, but these spiritual principles have been gradually losing their force. Spiritual independence is being pressured on all sides by the dictatorship of self-satisfied vulgarity, of the latest fads, and of group interests.
I've probably tried every fad diet in the world.
I've never been on a fad diet.
Pomegranate juice has staying power. It's not a fad. Once people have tasted POM Wonderful, they say they are addicted - and it's a good addiction to have.
Every single progressive education fad of the past thirty years has hurt poor black children.
To me, songwriting is the backbone of Nashville.
Looks can go, fads can go, but a good song lasts forever.
I don't do faddy diets any more. I once did a no-carbs diet a few years ago but it made me depressed. I couldn't be doing with that!
Movies are a fad. Audiences really want to see live actors on a stage.
Kelsoism is not accepted by modern scientific economics as a valid and fruitful analysis of the distribution of income but rather it is regarded as an amateurish and cranky fad.
The U.S. couldn't even get rid of Saddam Hussein. And we all know that the EU is just a passing fad. They'll be killing each other again in less than a year. I'm sick to death of all these fascist lawsuits.
Fit no stereotypes. Don't chase the latest management fads. The situation dictates which approach best accomplishes the team's mission.
I still think that the point of reference for every Indian when he is in doubt on any political or social issue is to say, "What would [Mahatma] Gandhi have done under the circumstances?" I didn't subscribe to his fads - prohibition, celibacy, no doctors - but generally he was always right. He meant more to me than any of my gurus.
It became kind of a fad in the late '70s to try to help people wake up out of comas by hearing things that they liked. I remember we sent out about six tapes. We heard that we were this one kid's favorite band so we sent a tape that said, "Hey this is Motörhead. It's time to wake up."
The fad diets that many Americans are on are perfect if you want to be hungry all the time and miserable.
Everything that is great in life is the product of slow growth;
the newer, and greater, and higher, and nobler the work, the slower is its growth, the surer is its lasting success. Mushrooms attain their full power in a night; oaks require decades. A fad lives its life in a few weeks; a philosophy lives through generations and centuries.
Fads are the kiss of death. When the fad goes away, you go with it.
American education has been littered with failed fads and foolish ideas for the past century.
The current fad in art, is to shock people or appear 'different'.
.. My goal is to help people find the rays of sunshine in an often dark world.
I can't wait for the next fad though, and I predict it's going to be Pennsylvania dutch culture, very Amish. It's going to be bonnets and butter churns.
Im not interested in fad songs.
The gay rights movement is not a party.
It is not a lifestyle. It is not a hair style. It is not a fad or a fringe or a sickness. It is not about sin or salvation. The gay rights movement is an integral part of the American promise of freedom.
All human societies go through fads in which they temporarily either adopt practices of little use or else abandon practices of considerable use.
Every new fad or fashion at once has its denouncers from the pulpit, platform, professor's chair.
The Negro and all things negroid had become a fad, and Harlem had become a shrine to which feverish pilgrimages were in order . . . Seventh Avenue was the gorge into which Harlem cliff dwellers crowded to promenade.
If environmentalism is a fad, it will be the last one.
Hollywood seems to succumb to fads. Well, action films do well. Give me violence. Give me a scene where there's a couple of car chases or shooting and stuff like that. They're forgetting the fact that there's a basic structure to a story that is essential to making it really broad and appealing.
At the time we acquired Viacom, everyone said I had overpaid.
But even at today's depressed prices, that investment is worth billions. Everyone was saying MTV was a fad. I knew better.
A fad lives its life in a few weeks; a philosophy lives through generations and centuries; a principle, forever.
I believe in a kind of fidelity to your own early ideas;
it's a kind of antagonism in me to prevailing fads.
Why do only the awful things become fads? I thought.
Eye-rolling and Barbie and bread pudding. Why never chocolate cheesecake or thinking for yourself?
My family thought the fascination with acting was just another fad.