The best Quotations


I'm not sure that it's the responsibility of a writer to give answers, especially to questions that have no answers.
- Edward F. Albee

People would rather sleep their way through life than stay awake for it.
- Edward F. Albee

The thing that makes a creative person is to be creative and that is all there is to it.
- Edward F. Albee

The typical human life seems to be quite unplanned, undirected, unlived, and unsavored. only those who consciously think about the adventure of living as a matter of making choices among options, which they have found for themselves, ever establish real self-control and live their lives fully.
- Karl Albrecht

Customer needs have an unsettling way of not staying satisfied for very long.
- Karl Albrecht

If the frontline people do count, you couldn't prove it by examining the reward systems in most organizations.
- Karl Albrecht

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

A government, for protecting business only, is but a carcass, and soon falls by its own corruption and decay.
- Amos Bronson Alcott

A true teacher defends his students against his own personal influences.
- Amos Bronson Alcott

Civilization degrades the many to exalt the few.
- Amos Bronson Alcott

Debate is masculine, conversation is feminine.
- Amos Bronson Alcott

Observation more than books and experience more than persons, are the prime educators.
- Amos Bronson Alcott

One must be a wise reader to quote wisely and well.
- Amos Bronson Alcott

Our dreams drench us in senses, and senses steps us again in dreams.
- Amos Bronson Alcott

Our friends interpret the world and ourselves to us, if we take them tenderly and truly.
- Amos Bronson Alcott

Our ideals are our better selves.
- Amos Bronson Alcott

Our notion of the perfect society embraces the family as its center and ornament, and this paradise is not secure until children appear to animate and complete the picture.
- Amos Bronson Alcott

Strengthen me by sympathizing with my strength, not my weakness.
- Amos Bronson Alcott

Success is sweet and sweeter if long delayed and gotten through many struggles and defeats.
- Amos Bronson Alcott

That is a good book which is opened with expectation, and closed with delight and profit.
- Amos Bronson Alcott

The less routine the more life.
- Amos Bronson Alcott

The surest sign of age is loneliness.
- Amos Bronson Alcott

The true teacher defends his pupils against his own personal influence. he inspires self-distrust. he guides their eyes from himself to the spirit that quickens him. he will have no disciple.
- Amos Bronson Alcott

Thought means life, since those who do not think so do not live in any high or real sense. thinking makes the man.
- Amos Bronson Alcott

To be ignorant of one's ignorance is the malady of the ignorant.
- Amos Bronson Alcott


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Quotation There is no gambling like politics. Nothing in which the power of circumstance is more evident. - writer
Quotation Love your enemies, for they tell you your faults. - writer
Quotation People are beginning to see that the first requisite to success in life is to be a good animal. - writer
Quotation Prayer is the key of the morning and the bolt of the evening. - writer
Quotation Older men declare war. But it is youth that must fight and die. - writer
Quotation It is preoccupation with possessions, more than anything else, that prevents men from living freely and nobly. - writer