The best Quotations


Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
- John Adams

If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
- Joseph Addison

If you're not serving the customer, you'd better be serving someone who is.
- Karl Albrecht

Friendship is the hardest thing in the world to explain. it's not something you learn in school. but if you haven't learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven't learned anything.
- Muhammad Ali

California is a fine place to live - if you happen to be an orange.
- Fred A. Allen

I have just returned from boston. it is the only sane thing to do if you find yourself up there.
- Fred A. Allen

What's on your mind, if you will allow the overstatement?
- Fred A. Allen

One of the most difficult things everyone has to learn is that for your entire life you must keep fighting and adjusting if you hope to survive. no matter who you are or what your position is you must keep fighting for whatever it is you desire to achieve.
- George Allen

If you real desire is to be good, there is no need to wait for the money before you do it; you can do it now, this very moment, and just where you are.
- James Allen

Eternal nothingness is fine if you happen to be dressed for it.
- Woody Allen

If you don't fail now and again, it's a sign you're playing it safe.
- Woody Allen

It shows exactly what you can do if you're a total psychotic.
- Woody Allen

You can live to be a hundred if you give up all the things that make you want to live to be a hundred.
- Woody Allen

That's the risk you take if you change: that people you've been involved with won't like the new you. but other people who do will come along.
- Lisa Alther

If you aren't good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult time loving anyone, since you'll resent the time and energy you give another person that you aren't even giving to yourself.
- Barbara de Angelis

If you have only one smile in you, give it to the people you love. don't be surly at home, then go out in the street and start grinning ''good morning'' at total strangers.
- Maya Angelou

Nature has no mercy at all. nature says, ''i'm going to snow. if you have on a bikini and no snowshoes, that's tough. i am going to snow anyway.''
- Maya Angelou

Things are beautiful if you love them.
- Jean Anouilh

Act as if you have already achieved your goal and it is yours.
- Dr. Robert Anthony

If you don't change your beliefs, your life will be like this forever. is that good news?
- Dr. Robert Anthony

I got a simple rule about everybody. if you don't treat me right - shame on you!
- Louis Armstrong

Man, if you gotta ask you'll never know.
- Louis Armstrong

Never tire yourself more than necessary, even if you have to found a culture on the fatigue of your bones.
- Antonin Artaud

We treat our people like royalty. if you honor and serve the people who work for you, they will honor and serve you.
- Mary Kay Ash

Regardless of how you feel inside, always try to look like a winner. even if you are behind, a sustained look of control and confidence can give you a mental edge that results in victory.
- Arthur Ashe


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Quotation Beauty is a harmonious relation between something in our nature and the quality of the object which delights us. - writer
Quotation Borrowers of books - those mutilators of collections, spoilers of the symmetry of shelves, and creators of odd volumes. - writer
Quotation No greater thing is created suddenly, any more than a bunch of grapes or a fig. If you tell me that you desire a fig, I answer you that there must be time. Let it first blossom, then bear fruit, then ripen. - writer
Quotation We worship not the Graces, nor the Parcae, but Fashion. She spins and weaves and cuts with full authority. The head monkey at Paris puts on a traveler's cap, and all the monkeys in America do the same. - writer
Quotation One good analogy is worth three hours discussion. - writer
Quotation Once you get into this great stream of history you can't get out. You can drown. Or you can be pulled ashore by the tide. But it is awfully hard to get out when you are in the middle of the stream - if it is intended that you stay there. - writer