Top Famous Quotes of All Time


The art of reading and studying consists in remembering the essentials and forgetting what is not essential. Adolf Hitler
The essence of tyranny is the enforcement of stupid laws. Edmund Burke
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder. George Washington
You have to remember something: Everybody pities the weak; jealousy you have to earn. Arnold Schwarzenegger
New startups embody the creativity, the innovation of young people, and for me, it was and is a very worthwhile experience to interact with them. Ratan Tata
Success today requires the agility and drive to constantly rethink, reinvigorate, react, and reinvent. Bill Gates
In human intercourse the tragedy begins, not when there is misunderstanding about words, but when silence is not understood. Henry David Thoreau
A change is as good as a rest. Stephen King
The harder I work, the luckier I become. Terry Pratchett
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night. Sun Tzu
Hillary Clinton wants to abolish - essentially abolish - the Second Amendment. Donald Trump
True morality consists not in following the beaten track, but in finding the true path for ourselves, and fearlessly following it. Mahatma Gandhi
Some people think luxury is the opposite of poverty. It is not. It is the opposite of vulgarity. Coco Chanel
To speak little is natural. Therefore a gale does not blow a whole morning nor does a downpour last a whole day. Lao Tzu
It is a beautiful and delightful sight to behold the body of the Moon. Galileo Galilei
Humility and patience are the surest proofs of the increase of love. John Wesley
Every man is a divinity in disguise, a god playing the fool. Ralph Waldo Emerson
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them. Ralph Waldo Emerson
My first wish is to see this plague of mankind, war, banished from the earth. George Washington
Hermione uses all these big long tongue twister words. I don't know what she's going on about half the time! Emma Watson
My films are therapy for my debilitating depression. In institutions people weave baskets. I make films. Woody Allen
One must not let oneself be overwhelmed by sadness. Jackie Kennedy
There have been two great accidents in my life. One was the trolley, and the other was Diego. Diego was by far the worst. Frida Kahlo
A child cannot, thank Heaven, know how vast and how merciless is the nature of power, with what unbelievable cruelty people treat each other. James Baldwin
See the light in others, and treat them as if that is all you see. Wayne Dyer
Our life dreams the Utopia. Our death achieves the Ideal. Victor Hugo
I don't have to have faith, I have experience. Joseph Campbell
I believe in superstitions. You don't talk about a child who hasn't been born. Elie Wiesel
If you can meet success and failure and treat them both as impostors, then you are a balanced man, my son. Rudyard Kipling
People eyeing you as a potential leader tend to ask three questions: Are you committed? Do you care about me? Can I trust you? Lou Holtz
You're in pretty good shape for the shape you are in. Dr. Seuss
Are you going to let the obstacles in your life be stumbling blocks or stepping stones? Choose the positive. You are the master of your attitude. Bruce Lee
The problem with the world is that the intelligent people are full of doubts, while the stupid ones are full of confidence. Charles Bukowski
...luck is not to be coerced. Albert Camus
It struck Mort with sudden, terrible poignancy that Death must be the loneliest creature in the universe. In the great party of Creation, he was always in the kitchen. Terry Pratchett
Don't be discouraged if your children reject your advice. Years later they will offer it to their own offspring. Oscar Wilde
we all have one foot in a fairytale, and the other in the abyss. Paulo Coelho
...the people at large absolutely gave James Brown respect. He was an original like a Rembrandt or a Picasso. Aretha Franklin
It would make everything I worked for meaningless if baseball is integrated but political parties were segregated. Jackie Robinson
The first problem for all of us, men and women, is not to learn, but to unlearn. Gloria Steinem
Experience is something you don't get until just after you need it. Steven Wright
It never bothered me when people would say, 'You only win championships because you're playing with Shaq.' It bothered me when he said it. Kobe Bryant
What we really are matters more than what other people think of us. Jawaharlal Nehru
History is almost always written by the victors and conquerors and gives their view. Or, at any rate, the victors' version is given prominence and holds the field. Jawaharlal Nehru
A time will come when instead of shepherds feeding the sheep, the church will have clowns entertaining the goats. Charles Spurgeon
I am happiest when I am alone. Jackie Kennedy
As long as there are ways we can serve, then we have a job to do. Marianne Williamson
It is axiomatic that if we do not define ourselves for ourselves, we will be defined by others-for their use and to our detriment. Audre Lorde
My imagination is a monastery and I am its monk. John Keats
Mathematical reasoning may be regarded rather schematically as the exercise of a combination of two facilities, which we may call intuition and ingenuity. Alan Turing
Dictatorship naturally arises out of democracy, and the most aggravated form of tyranny and slavery out of the most extreme liberty. Plato