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Famous quotes from thinkers, revolutionaries and influencers of our era.

An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It's being able to differentiate between what you do know and what you don't.

Anatole France

Yes, it used to be beautiful -- what with the rackets, whoring, guns.

Lou Pascal, Atlantic City (1980)

When I hear somebody sigh, life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, compared to what ?

Sydney Harris

The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather in a lack of will.

Vince Lombardi

If we always look back, we lose sight of what's ahead.

Justin Sims

Only a life lived for others is a life worth living.

Albert Einstein

If you want to feel rich, just count all of the things you have that money can't buy.


Seek the wisdom of the ages, but look at the world through the eyes of a child.

Ron Wild

The measure of a man is what he does with power.

Greek Proverb

Our limitations and success will be based, most often, on your own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.

Dennis Waitley

Procrastination is the bad habit of putting of until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.

Napoleon Hill

Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today.

James Dean

Ever has it been that love knows not it's own depth until the hour of separation.

Kahlil Gibran

One, two, Freddy's coming for you.

Children, A Nightmare On Elm Street (1984)

Blessed are they who can laugh at themselves for they shall never cease to be amused.


Success is neither magical or mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.

Jim Rohn

Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew. They're what make the instrument stretch-what make you go beyond the norm.


Without music, life would be a mistake.

Fredrich Nietzsche

Never try to teach a pig to sing. It wastes your time, and it annoys the pig

Mark Twain

If at first you don't succeed skydiving is not for you.


It's not enough that we do our best, sometimes we have to do what's required.

Winston Churchill

His eyes have made love to me all evening.

Marguerite Gautier, Camille (1936)

It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness, it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it.

Christian Nestell Bovee

Life is what you make it.


Obstacles are great incentives.

Jules Michelet

Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.

Benjamin Disraeli

I ain't so tough.

Tom Powers, The Public Enemy (1931)

The Athenians, alarmed at the internal decay of their Republic, asked Demosthenes what to do. His reply: Do not do what you are doing now.

Joseph Ray

I'm not here just to make a living, I'm here to make a difference.

Helice Bridges

People begin to become successful the minute they decide to be.

Harvey Mackay

To live for results would be to sentence myself to continuous frustration. My only sure reward is in my actions and not from them.

Hugh Prather

Where there's life, there's hope.


If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.

Anthony Robbins

The best proof of love is trust.

Joyce Brothers

If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.

Martin Luther King Jr.

The sun will come up tomorrow


Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.

Albert Einstein

There is no way to happiness, happiness is the way.


Non !

Marcel Marceau, Silent Movie (1976)

Bite off more than you can chew, then chew it.

Ella Williams

Obstacles are those frightful things you can see when you take your eyes off your goal.

Henry Ford

A life without love in it is like a heap of ashes upon a deserted hearth, with the fire dead, the laughter stilled and the light extinguished.

Frank Tebbetts

When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.

Buddhist Proverb

Friendship often ends in love, but love in friendship - never.

Charles Caleb Colton

Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.

Robert Louis Stevenson

First say to yourself what you would be , and then do what you have to do.


An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity.

Martin Luther King Jr.

You're tearing me apart !

Jim Stark, Rebel Without Cause (1955)

I am not sure I should have dared to start , but I am sure that I should not have dared to stop.

Winston Churchill

The miracle is this the more we share, the more we have.

Leonard Nimoy

The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn't exist.

Verbal Kint, The Usual Suspects (1995)

The individual activity of one man with backbone will do more than a thousand men with a mere wishbone.

William J.H

Life is not accountable to us. We are accountable to life.

Dennis Waitley

A short saying often contains much wisdom.


All or our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them. -

Walt Disney

Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your good health has vanished.

Og Mandino

Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence.

Colin Powell

Leadership is power to endure an ongoing quest for information or influence not just actual triumphs like making profits or achieving stated objectives.

Marsha Sinetar

That dirty, double-crossin' rat !

Bert Harris, Blonde Crazy (1931)

If one advances confidently in the direction of their goals and endeavors to live the life that they have imagined, they'll meet with success unexpected in common hours.

Henry David Thoreau

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.

Marianne Williamson

Never bring the problem solving stage into the decision making stage. Otherwise, you surrender yourself to the problem rather than the solution.

Robert H. Schuller

If you want to get the best out of a man, you must look for the best that is in him.

Bernard Haldane

If the going is real easy, beware, you may be headed down hill.


We all love best not those who offend us least, nor those who have done most for us, but those who make it most easy for us to forgive them.

Samuel Butler

When I hear somebody sigh, Life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, Compared to what ?

Sydney J. Harris

If you can't do it today, what makes you think you can do it tomorrow.

Yusuf Tara

It is better to light one candle than to curse the darkness.

Chinese Proverb

I have found the paradox that if I love until it hurts, then there is no hurt, but only more love.

Mother Theresa

Whoever said anybody has a right to give up ?

Marian Wright Edelman

You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.


Relationships are the hallmark of the mature person.

Brian Tracy

God gives us our relatives - thank God we can choose our friends.

Ethel Watts Mumford

Live out of your imagination, not your history.

Stephen Covey

We must never be afraid to go too far, for success lies just beyond.

Marcel Proust

Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.

Harold Hulbert

He must have a truly romantic nature, for he weeps when there is nothing at all to weep about.

Oscar Wilde

We sat side by side in the morning light and looked out at the future together.

Brian Andres

In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.

Mignon McLaughlin

Love conquers all.


Everyone's life is an object lesson to others.

Karl G. Maeser

We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.

Harrison Ford

You may conquer with the sword, but you are conquered by a kiss.

Daniel Heinsius

It is only when we die each day to all that is old that there can be the new.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Be loyal to people in their absence. Then watch how others begin having more faith and confidence in you, because they know you won't be talking about them behind their backs.

Stephen Covey

Be the best that you can be.


There's no abiding success without commitment.

Anthony Robbins

Every hero becomes a bore at last.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Fear is met and destroyed with courage. Again and again, when the struggle seems hopeless and all opportunity lost, some man or women with a little more courage, a little more effort, brings victory.

James F. Bell

Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.

Swami Vivekananda

To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die.

Thomas Campbell

We should never permit ourselves to do anything that we are not willing to see our children do.

Brigham Young

Don't ask for a light load, but rather ask for a strong back.


If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think another negative thought.

Peace Pilgrim

There are two kinds of failures. The man who will do nothing he is told, and the man who will do nothing else.

Perle Thompson

Love is always open arms. If you close your arms about love you will find that you are left holding only yourself.

Leo Buscaglia

It's kind of fun to do the impossible.

Walt Disney

I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.

Thomas Edison

The fire that warms us can also consume us, it is not the fault of the fire.

Swami Vivekananda

The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.

Oscar Wilde