Quotations From Famous People

"Jennie June" Croly
We have ourselves to answer for.
1st Baron Of Ulverston Birkett, William Norman
I do not object to people looking at their watches when I am speaking. But I strongly object when they start shaking them to make certain they are still going.
143NinZ Lee
'Forever is just a word but for the people who knows how to appreciate that simple word, there will be forever.'
1st Baron Of Bury Hewart, Gordon
Justice should not only be done, but should manifestly and undoubtedly be seen to be done.
[H.H. (Hector Hugh) Munro] Saki
He spends his life explaining from his pulpit that the glory of Christianity consists in the fact that though it is not true it has been found necessary to invent it.
1 Pratikshya Sedhain
Life is not about reading history, it's about creating one worth reading.
1st Baron Acton, John Emerich Edward Dalberg
There are two things which cannot be attacked in front: ignorance and narrow-mindedness. They can only be shaken by the simple development of the contrary qualities. They will not bear discussion.
[The ladies] must be aware that a great evil cannot for a long time, predominate, without, at least, their connivance. Silence is often as effectual an advocate in a cause as eloquence.
Monogamy and prostitution go together.
0s1 Silver
Fear is created by your mind, use your heart to overcome it.
1st Baron Brougham And Vaux Brougham, Henry Peter
Education makes a people easy to lead, but difficult to drive; easy to govern but impossible to enslave.
00wolf Syring
Safty first.... cus your ass is next
Evil passions and evil inclinations are much more dangerous than evil books. The sensualist will extract poison from the purest page, the modest can blush without being corrupted.
1st Viscount Grey Of Falloden, Edward Grey
The lamps are going out all over Europe; we shall not see them lit again in our lifetime.
1st Earl Russell, John Russell
If peace cannot be maintained with honour, it is no longer peace.
"An Eminent Editor" Of Press Baron
The only reason I might go to the funeral is to make absolutely sure that he's dead.
1st Earl Mountbatten Of Burma Mountbatten, Louis
If the Third World War is fought with nuclear weapons, the fourth will be fought with bows and arrows.
4th Earl Chesterfield, Philip Dormer Stanhope
Gratitude is a burden upon our imperfect nature, and we are but too willing to ease ourselves of it, or at least to lighten it as much as we can.
5th Earl Rosebery, Archibald Philip Primrose
Few speeches which have produced an electrical effect on an audience can bear the colourless photography of a printed record.
1st Duke Wellington, Arthur Wellesley
We have in the service the scum of the earth as common soldiers.

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