The best Quotations


A moral lesson is better expressed in short sayings than in long discourse.
- Johann Georg Zimmermann

Comedians are not usually actors, but imitations of actors.
- Johann Georg Zimmermann

Many good qualities are not sufficient to balance a single want - the want of money.
- Johann Georg Zimmermann

Many have been ruined by their fortunes, and many have escaped ruin by the want of fortune. to obtain it the great have become little, and the little great.
- Johann Georg Zimmermann


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Quotation That is the thankless position of the father in the family - the provider for all, and the enemy of all. - writer
Quotation We have almost succeeded in leveling all human activities to the common denominator of securing the necessities of life and providing for their abundance. - writer
Quotation Neurosis is always a substitute for legitimate suffering. - writer
Quotation Listening well and answering well is one of the greatest perfections that can be obtained in conversation. - writer
Quotation I've been through it all, baby. I'm Mother Courage. - writer
Quotation Nay, Madam, when you are declaiming, declaim; and when you are calculating, calculate. - writer