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Quotations from famous people

Quotations from famous people

“Prejudice is a burden that confuses the past, threatens the future and renders the present inaccessible.”

— Maya Angelou

“The discovery of what one really likes is not as easy as it sounds. It involves the discovery of oneself, a laborious and often painful business.”

— Clifton Fadiman

“For all the advances in medicine, there is still no cure for the common birthday.”

— Senator John Glenn

“The comeback lesson: It’s not how many times we stumble and fall. It’s how many times we stumble and get back up.”

— Anonymous

“If we could sell our experiences for what they cost us, we’d all be millionaires.”

— OscarWilde

“Sorrow looks back, worry looks around, and faith looks up.”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“A leader’s role is to raise people’s aspirations for what they can become and to release their energies so they will try to get there.”

— David Gergen

“Each time we ask more of ourselves than we think we are able to give, and we manage to give it, we grow.”

— Bert Decker

“In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life. It goes on.”

— Robert Frost

“There is a time in the life of every problem when it is big enough to see, yet small enough to solve.”

— Mike Leavitt

“The great thing in this world is not so much where we stand as in what direction we are moving.”

— Sam Ewing

“Let no one be ashamed to say yes today if yesterday he said no. Or to say no today if yesterday he said yes. For that is life never to have changed, what a pitiable thing of which to boast.”

— Goethe

“Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.”

— Jim Ryan

“Be the change you want to see in the world.”

— Ghandi

“When I am wrong, dear Lord, make me easy to change, and when I am right, make me easy to live with.”

— Peter Marshall

“A great man shows his greatness by the way he treats little men.”

— Thomas Carlyle

“There is no security on earth; there is only opportunity.”

— General Douglas MacArthur

“When we all think alike, no one thinks very much.”

— Walter Lippman

“When I refuse to forgive, I am burning a bridge that someday I will need to pass over.” — Josh McDowell “Anger is one letter short of danger.”

— Unknown

“We are not primarily put on this earth to see through each other, but to see each other through.”

— Peter De Vries

“The library is the temple of learning, and learning has liberated more people that all the wars in history.”

— Carl Rowan

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