The best Quotations


First rule of economics 101: our desires are insatiable. second rule: we can stomach only three big macs at a time.
- Doug Horton

One day donald trump will discover that he is owned by lutheran brotherhood and must re negotiate his debt load with a committee of silent norwegians who don't understand why anyone would pay more than $120.00 for a suit.
- Garrison Keillor

We stand today on the edge of a new frontier - the frontier of the 1960s, a frontier of unknown opportunities and perils, a frontier of unfulfilled hopes and threats. the new frontier of which i speak is not a set of promises - it is a set of challenges.
- John Fitzgerald Kennedy

I am being frank about myself in this book. i tell of my first mistake on page 850.
- Henry Kissinger

Normality highly values its normal man. it educates children to lose themselves and to become absurd, and thus to be normal. normal men have killed perhaps 100, 000 of their fellow normal men in the last fifty years.
- R. D. Laing

Every person is responsible for his own looks after 40.
- Abraham Lincoln

Sex appeal is 50% what you've got and 50% what people think you've got.
- Sophia Loren

Two golden hours somewhere between sunrise and sunset. both are set with 60 diamond minutes. no reward is offered. they are gone forever.
- Horace Mann

I have a lifetime appointment and i intend to serve it. i expect to die at 110, shot by a jealous husband.
- Thurgood Marshall

I have a lifetime appointment and i intend to serve it. i expect to die at 110, shot by a jealous husband.
- Thurgood Marshall

If you have lower than a ten percent turnover, there is a problem. and if you have higher than, say 20%, there is a problem.
- William Mcgovern

Let me tell you something that we israelis have against moses. he took us 40 years through the desert in order to bring us to the one spot in the middle east that has no oil!
- Golda Meir

When you're 50 you start thinking about things you haven't thought about before. i used to think getting old was about vanity - but actually it's about losing people you love. getting wrinkles is trivial.
- Joyce Carol Oates

The 1990s, after the reign of terror of academic vandalism, will be a decade of restoration: restoration of meaning, value, beauty, pleasure, and emotion to art and restoration of art to its audience.
- Camille Paglia

I have no faith in human perfectibility. i think that human exertion will have no appreciable effect upon humanity. man is now only more active -not more happy -nor more wise, than he was 6000 years ago.
- Edgar Allan Poe

The art of letters will come to an end before a.d. 2000. i shall survive as a curiosity.
- Ezra Pound

Approximately 80 % of our air pollution stems from hydrocarbons released by vegetation, so let's not go overboard in setting and enforcing tough emission standards from man-made sources.
- Ronald Reagan

People who create 20% of the results will begin believing they deserve 80% of the rewards.
- Pat Riley

I would rather earn 1% off a 100 people's efforts than 100% of my own efforts.
- John D. Rockefeller

Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
- Jim Rohn

There are only about a half dozen things that make 80% of the difference in any area of our lives.
- Jim Rohn

A lot of people have asked me how short i am. since my last divorce, i think i'm about $100, 000 short.
- Mickey Rooney

There can be no fifty-fifty americanism in this country. there is room here for only 100 % americanism, only for those who are americans and nothing else.
- Theodore Roosevelt

There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that's important.
- Ruth Ross

The advance planning and sense stimuli employed to capture a $10 million cigarette or soap market are nothing compared to the brainwashing and propaganda blitzes used to ensure control of the largest cash market in the world: the executive branch of the united states government.
- Phyllis Schlafly


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Quotation Be interesting, be enthusiastic... and don't talk to much. - writer
Quotation The nation will find it very hard to look up to the leaders who are keeping their ears to the ground. - writer
Quotation Science is the systematic classification of experience. - writer
Quotation Too poor for a bribe, and too proud to importune, he had not the method of making a fortune. - writer
Quotation The heights charm us, but the steps do not; with the mountain in our view we love to walk the plains. - writer