The best Quotations


An advertising agency is 85 percent confusion and 15 percent commission.
- Fred A. Allen

An advertising agency is 85 percent confusion and 15 percent commission.
- Fred A. Allen

I began revolution with 82 men. if i had [to] do it again, i do it with 10 or 15 and absolute faith. it does not matter how small you are if you have faith and plan of action.
- Fidel Castro

Maybe in the 90s or possibly in the next century people will look upon the 80s as the age of masturbation, when it was taken to the limit; that might be all that's going on right now in a big way.
- Bob Dylan

From the point of view of the pharmaceutical industry, the aids problem has already been solved. after all, we already have a drug which can be sold at the incredible price of $8, 000 an annual dose, and which has the added virtue of not diminishing the market by actually curing anyone.
- Barbara Ehrenreich

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

Someday you will read in the papers that moody is dead. don't you believe a word of it. at that moment i shall be more alive than i am now. i was born of the flesh in 1837, i was born of the spirit in 1855. that which is born of the flesh may die. that which is born of the spirit shall live forever.
- Dwight L. Moody

Let me just tell you how thrilling it really is, and how, what a challenge it is, because in 1988 the question is whether we're going forward to tomorrow or whether we're going to go past to the back!
- Dan Quayle

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

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

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

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

From birth to age 18, a girl needs good parents, from 18 to 35 she needs good looks, from 35 to 55 she needs a good personality, and from 55 on she needs cash.
- Sophie Tucker

The man who is a pessimist before 48 knows too much; if he is an optimist after it, he knows too little.
- Mark Twain

On 16 september 1985, when the commerce department announced that the united states had become a debtor nation, the american empire died.
- Gore Vidal


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Quotation The foundations of a person are not in matter but in spirit. - writer
Quotation I am being frank about myself in this book. I tell of my first mistake on page 850. - writer
Quotation Fear is the sand in the machinery of life. - writer
Quotation Truth is always served by great minds, even if they fight it. - writer
Quotation I was nauseous and tingly all over. I was either in love or I had smallpox. - writer
Quotation Talk to a man about himself and he will listen for hours. - writer