The best Quotations


The mind is the limit. as long as the mind can envision the fact that you can do something, you can do it, as long as you really believe 100 percent.
- Arnold Schwarzenegger

When you say you'll meet someone at 11:00 am, be there at 10:45. when you promise a check on the 30th, send it on the 28th. whatever you agree to do, do it a bit more. start with your employees, then extend it to everyone you deal with. news will soon get around that you are a person of your word.
- Charles Prestwich Scott

The fact is popular art dates. it grows quaint. how many people feel strongly about gilbert and sullivan today compared to those who felt strongly in 1890?
- Stephen Sondheim

By the year 2000 we will, i hope, raise our children to believe in human potential, not god.
- Gloria Steinem

Money itself isn't lost or made, it's simply transferred from one perception to another. this painting here. i bought it 10 years ago for 60 thousand dollars. i could sell it today for 600. the illusion has become real and the more real it becomes, the more desperately they want it.
- Oliver Stone

Wonder if there is life on another planet? let's suppose there is. suppose further, that only one star in a trillion has a planet that could support life. if that were the case, then there would be at least 100 million planets that harbored life.
- Ben Sweetland

Words can never adequately convey the incredible impact of our attitudes toward life. the longer i live the more convinced i become that life is 10 percent what happens to us and 90 percent how we respond to it.
- Charles Swindoll

I am more afraid of an army of 100 sheep led by a lion than an army of 100 lions led by a sheep.
- Charles Maurice de Talleyrand

If i'd written all the truth i knew for the past ten years, about 600 people - including me - would be rotting in prison cells from rio to seattle today. absolute truth is a very rare and dangerous commodity in the context of professional journalism.
- Hunter S. Thompson

I'm 65 and i guess that puts me in with the geriatrics. but if there were fifteen months in every year, i'd only be 48. that's the trouble with us. we number everything. take women, for example. i think they deserve to have more than twelve years between the ages of 28 and 40.
- James Thurber

If you want to get elected, shake hands with 25, 000 people between and november 7.
- Harry S. Truman

Each writer is born with a repertory company in his head. shakespeare has perhaps 20 players, and tennessee williams has about 5, and samuel beckett one - and maybe a clone of that one. i have 10 or so, and that's a lot. as you get older, you become more skillful at casting them.
- Gore Vidal

We are always acting on what has just finished happening. it happened at least 1/30th of a second ago. we think we're in the present, but we aren't. the present we know is only a movie of the past.
- Thomas Wolfe

Now, aged 50, i'm just poised to shoot forth quite free straight and undeflected my bolts whatever they are.
- Virginia Woolf

Bureaucrats: they are dead at 30 and buried at 60. they are like custard pies; you can't nail them to a wall
- Frank Lloyd Wright


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Quotation Wherever work is done, victory is attained. - writer
Quotation In this world there is always danger for those who are afraid of it. - writer
Quotation Psychoanalysts seem to be long on information and short on application. - writer
Quotation The thing that contributes to anyone's reaching the goal he wants is simple wanting that goal badly enough. - writer
Quotation Happiness ain't a thing in itself - it's only a contrast with something that ain't pleasant. And so, as soon as the novelty is over and the force of the contrast dulled, it ain't happiness any longer, and you have to get something fresh. - writer
Quotation Have patience. All things are difficult before they become easy. - writer