trivia quotes

Why is it trivia? People call it trivia because they know nothing and they are embarrassed about it.Robbie Coltrane

The best thing about lying in bed late is that you learn to distinguish between first things and trivia, for whatever presses on you has to prove its importance before it makes you move.Max Lerner

I think democracy's undermined when those who own newspapers fill them with trivia rather than real issues.Kenneth Robert Livingstone

It is exciting to write about the present once one gets beyond the trivia of the moment. As a time to live in, as a time to think about, the present is intriguing.Vikram Seth

I remember my first commercial. This is really great 'Degrassi' trivia: The character Toby on 'Degrassi,' played by Jake Goldsbie, he and I were in both of our first commercial ever when we were four. It was for Tiger Toys, this old Game Boy-type thing. Both of our lines were, 'Mommy, I can do it!'Charlotte Arnold

I have failed 'Star Wars' trivia tests. People come up to me at conventions and use terms that I've never heard of.Mark Hamill

In wilderness I sense the miracle of life, and behind it our scientific accomplishments fade to trivia.Charles Lindbergh

My reading is extremely eclectic. Lately I've been teaching myself computer graphics, so I'm reading a lot about that. I read books of trivia, of facts.Jack Prelutsky

People are treating the Stewart case as seriously as Enron when it's really over trivia.Allan Sloan

Lead yourself, lead your superiors, lead your peers, and free your people to do the same. All else is trivia.Dee Hock

One of my great passions is the collection of historical trivia.Lynn Abbey

I'm always trolling for trivia.Lynn Abbey