Popular Quotes

Pope John Paul II

Polish Saint
May 18, 1920 - April 2, 2005

Freedom consists not in doing what we like, but in having the right to do what we ought.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.

Vasily Grossman

Russian Journalist
December 12, 1905 - September 14, 1964

Humanity will live as long as there are humans.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.

Buddha

Leader
563 BC - 483 BC

Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

The pursuit of truth and beauty is a sphere of activity in which we are permitted to remain children all our lives.

Rene Descartes

French Mathematician
March 31, 1596 - February 11, 1650

I think; therefore I am.

Buddha

Leader
563 BC - 483 BC

Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

Any man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl is simply not giving the kiss the attention it deserves.

Buddha

Leader
563 BC - 483 BC

Hatred does not cease by hatred, but only by love; this is the eternal rule.

Richard Wagner

German Composer
May 22, 1813 - February 13, 1883

Imagination creates reality.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

I cannot imagine a God who rewards and punishes the objects of his creation and is but a reflection of human frailty.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

The only real valuable thing is intuition.

Franz von Papen

German Politician
October 29, 1879 - May 2, 1969

The essence of conservative ideology is its being anchored in the divine order of things.

Buddha

Leader
563 BC - 483 BC

Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools.

William Shakespeare

English Dramatist
April 23, 1564 - April 23, 1616

Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

The unleashed power of the atom has changed everything save our modes of thinking and we thus drift toward unparalleled catastrophe.

Richard Wagner

German Composer
May 22, 1813 - February 13, 1883

I write music with an exclamation point!

Michael J. Fox

Canadian Actor
June 9, 1961

Pain is temporary, film is forever.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

There are two ways to live: you can live as if nothing is a miracle; you can live as if everything is a miracle.

Marilyn Monroe

American Actress
June 1, 1926 - August 5, 1962

If you can make a girl laugh, you can make her do anything.

Buddha

Leader
563 BC - 483 BC

To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life; foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent.

Winston Churchill

English Statesman
November 30, 1874 - January 24, 1965

Never, never, never give up.

Buddha

Leader
563 BC - 483 BC

No one saves us but ourselves. No one can and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path.

Mark Twain

American Author
November 30, 1835 - April 21, 1910

Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.

Buddha

Leader
563 BC - 483 BC

We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere.

Diogenes

Greek Philosopher
412 BC - 323 BC

I know nothing, except the fact of my ignorance.

Milan Kundera

Czechoslovakian Writer
April 1, 1929

Dogs are our link to paradise. They don't know evil or jealousy or discontent.

Tori Amos

American Musician
August 22, 1963

Some people hide more than others, and it does intrigue me.

Frida Kahlo

Mexican Artist
July 6, 1907 - July 13, 1954

Feet, what do I need you for when I have wings to fly?

Buddha

Leader
563 BC - 483 BC

In a controversy the instant we feel anger we have already ceased striving for the truth, and have begun striving for ourselves.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer.

Buddha

Leader
563 BC - 483 BC

However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?

Buddha

Leader
563 BC - 483 BC

Whatever words we utter should be chosen with care for people will hear them and be influenced by them for good or ill.

Coco Chanel

French Designer
August 19, 1883 - January 10, 1971

In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.

Stephen Hawking

English Physicist
January 8, 1942

Life would be tragic if it weren't funny.

John F. Kennedy

American President
May 29, 1917 - November 22, 1963

Those who dare to fail miserably can achieve greatly.

Buddha

Leader
563 BC - 483 BC

It is better to conquer yourself than to win a thousand battles. Then the victory is yours. It cannot be taken from you, not by angels or by demons, heaven or hell.

Artie Lange

American Actor
October 11, 1967

The point of drinking in moderation is that sometimes you don't drink in moderation.

William Shakespeare

English Dramatist
April 23, 1564 - April 23, 1616

Men are April when they woo, December when they wed. Maids are May when they are maids, but the sky changes when they are wives.

William Shakespeare

English Dramatist
April 23, 1564 - April 23, 1616

God has given you one face, and you make yourself another.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

Few are those who see with their own eyes and feel with their own hearts.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

All that is valuable in human society depends upon the opportunity for development accorded the individual.

Carlos Ghosn

Brazilian Businessman
March 9, 1954

Don't work for recognition, it's an illusion. If you want recognition, buy yourself a dog.

Paul Klee

Swiss Artist
December 8, 1879 - June 29, 1940

A line is a dot that went for a walk.

Francois Mitterrand

French Statesman
October 26, 1916 - January 8, 1996

A man loses contact with reality if he is not surrounded by his books.

Florence Nightingale

English Activist
May 12, 1820 - August 13, 1910

How very little can be done under the spirit of fear.

Artie Lange

American Actor
October 11, 1967

Thank God I have a financial planner who is really conservative.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.

Victor Hugo

French Author
February 26, 1802 - May 22, 1885

Conscience is God present in man.

Aldous Huxley

English Novelist
July 26, 1894 - November 22, 1963

Speed provides the one genuinely modern pleasure.

Buddha

Leader
563 BC - 483 BC

What we think, we become.

Buddha

Leader
563 BC - 483 BC

I never see what has been done; I only see what remains to be done.

Mark Twain

American Author
November 30, 1835 - April 21, 1910

There are basically two types of people. People who accomplish things, and people who claim to have accomplished things. The first group is less crowded.

William Shakespeare

English Dramatist
April 23, 1564 - April 23, 1616

I were better to be eaten to death with a rust than to be scoured to nothing with perpetual motion.

Carl Jung

Swiss Psychologist
July 26, 1875 - June 6, 1961

The pendulum of the mind alternates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.

Buddha

Leader
563 BC - 483 BC

The only real failure in life is not to be true to the best one knows.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

It is my conviction that killing under the cloak of war is nothing but an act of murder.

Mark Twain

American Author
November 30, 1835 - April 21, 1910

Let us make a special effort to stop communicating with each other, so we can have some conversation.

Joan of Arc

French Saint
1412 - 1431

Act, and God will act.

Mark Twain

American Author
November 30, 1835 - April 21, 1910

The first of April is the day we remember what we are the other 364 days of the year.

Mark Twain

American Author
November 30, 1835 - April 21, 1910

When you fish for love, bait with your heart, not your brain.

Hannah Arendt

German Historian
October 14, 1906 - December 4, 1975

Under conditions of tyranny it is far easier to act than to think.

Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

German Philosopher
August 27, 1770 - November 14, 1831

Nothing great in the world has ever been accomplished without passion.

Benjamin Walker

American Actor
June 21, 1982

You think of George Washington, this man who was larger than life, and in some ways he was. But at the same time, he's just a person.

Aldous Huxley

English Novelist
July 26, 1894 - November 22, 1963

The proper study of mankind is books.

Ernest Hemingway

American Novelist
July 21, 1899 - July 2, 1961

All things truly wicked start from innocence.

Pope John Paul II

Polish Saint
May 18, 1920 - April 2, 2005

Freedom consists not in doing what we like, but in having the right to do what we ought.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.

Vasily Grossman

Russian Journalist
December 12, 1905 - September 14, 1964

Humanity will live as long as there are humans.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.

Buddha

Leader
563 BC - 483 BC

Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

The pursuit of truth and beauty is a sphere of activity in which we are permitted to remain children all our lives.

Rene Descartes

French Mathematician
March 31, 1596 - February 11, 1650

I think; therefore I am.

Buddha

Leader
563 BC - 483 BC

Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

Any man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl is simply not giving the kiss the attention it deserves.

Buddha

Leader
563 BC - 483 BC

Hatred does not cease by hatred, but only by love; this is the eternal rule.

Richard Wagner

German Composer
May 22, 1813 - February 13, 1883

Imagination creates reality.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

I cannot imagine a God who rewards and punishes the objects of his creation and is but a reflection of human frailty.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

The only real valuable thing is intuition.

Franz von Papen

German Politician
October 29, 1879 - May 2, 1969

The essence of conservative ideology is its being anchored in the divine order of things.

Buddha

Leader
563 BC - 483 BC

Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools.

William Shakespeare

English Dramatist
April 23, 1564 - April 23, 1616

Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

The unleashed power of the atom has changed everything save our modes of thinking and we thus drift toward unparalleled catastrophe.

Richard Wagner

German Composer
May 22, 1813 - February 13, 1883

I write music with an exclamation point!

Michael J. Fox

Canadian Actor
June 9, 1961

Pain is temporary, film is forever.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

There are two ways to live: you can live as if nothing is a miracle; you can live as if everything is a miracle.

Marilyn Monroe

American Actress
June 1, 1926 - August 5, 1962

If you can make a girl laugh, you can make her do anything.

Buddha

Leader
563 BC - 483 BC

To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life; foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent.

Winston Churchill

English Statesman
November 30, 1874 - January 24, 1965

Never, never, never give up.

Buddha

Leader
563 BC - 483 BC

No one saves us but ourselves. No one can and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path.

Mark Twain

American Author
November 30, 1835 - April 21, 1910

Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.

Buddha

Leader
563 BC - 483 BC

We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere.

Diogenes

Greek Philosopher
412 BC - 323 BC

I know nothing, except the fact of my ignorance.

Milan Kundera

Czechoslovakian Writer
April 1, 1929

Dogs are our link to paradise. They don't know evil or jealousy or discontent.

Tori Amos

American Musician
August 22, 1963

Some people hide more than others, and it does intrigue me.

Frida Kahlo

Mexican Artist
July 6, 1907 - July 13, 1954

Feet, what do I need you for when I have wings to fly?

Buddha

Leader
563 BC - 483 BC

In a controversy the instant we feel anger we have already ceased striving for the truth, and have begun striving for ourselves.

Albert Einstein

German Physicist
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955

It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer.

Buddha

Leader
563 BC - 483 BC

However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?

Buddha

Leader
563 BC - 483 BC

Whatever words we utter should be chosen with care for people will hear them and be influenced by them for good or ill.

Coco Chanel

French Designer
August 19, 1883 - January 10, 1971

In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.

Stephen Hawking

English Physicist
January 8, 1942

Life would be tragic if it weren't funny.

John F. Kennedy

American President
May 29, 1917 - November 22, 1963

Those who dare to fail miserably can achieve greatly.