Quotes - by Author

Here are assorted quotations from various sources. Feel free to add more.

list of authors (new)

Edmund Burke

E.M. Forster

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

George Carlin

George Foreman

It doesn't matter what you have, it matters what you give.

Old age isn't what happens to you. It's a decision you make.

George Patton

Harriet Beecher Stowe

Harry Beckwith

Harv Eker

Helen Keller

Helen Rowland

Henry David Thoreau

Henry Stimson

James Ray

Jack Welch

Jay Abraham

Jim McCann

Jim Rohn

John Heywood

Kurt Vonnegut

Larry Lorenzoni

Leo Buscaglia

Mahatma Gandhi

Marcel Proust

Mark Twain

The difference between the almost right word and the right word is really a large matter — it's the difference between the lightning bug and the lightning.

Whenever you find yourself on the side of majority, it's time to pause and reflect.

Marty Indik

Michael Gerber

Michael Jordan

Michael LeBoeuf

Michael Landon

Michael Oliver

Michael Winner

Michel de Montaigne

There is as much difference between us and ourselves as between us and others.

Muhammad Ali

Oliver Wendell Holmes

Queen Juliana

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ronald Reagan

Robert Frost

Rudyard Kipling

British (Indian-born) author (1865-1936)

I keep six honest serving-men (They taught me all I knew);
Their names are What and Why and When And How and Where and Who.
—- The Elephant's Child (1902)

Sam Walton

Samuel Johnson


Seth Godin

The past matters a lot less than it did before

T.H. Huxley

Tony Robbins

Tom Hopkins


Warren Buffett

William Blake

William Shakespeare

WS Gilbert

Zig Ziglar

You can have everything in life that you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want.


Techniques are many. Principles are few. Techniques will vary. Principles never do.

I know you believe you understand what you think I said, but not I'm sure you realize that what you heard is not what I meant.

Fresh eyes can see old problems and make innovative suggestions that others can't see.

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