Random Quotes From Famous & Popular People
Without freedom, no art; art lives only on the restraints it imposes on itself, and dies of all others.
~ Albert Camus ~
The desire of gold is not for gold. It is for the means of freedom and benefit.
Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.
~ Helen Keller ~
No theory is good unless it permits, not rest, but the greatest work. No theory is good except on condition that one use it to go on beyond.
~ Andre Gide ~
The Christian fear of the pagan outlook has damaged the whole consciousness of man.
Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart.
~ Steve Jobs ~
There are times when even the most potent governor must wink at transgression, in order to preserve the laws inviolate for the future.
~ Herman Melville ~
People disparage knowing and the intellectual life, and urge doing. I am content with knowing, if only I could know.
Don't forget what I discovered that over ninety percent of all national deficits from 1921 to 1939 were caused by payments for past, present, and future wars.
I have a respect for manners as such, they are a way of dealing with people you don't agree with or like.
~ Margaret Mead ~