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Believe you can and you're halfway there.

Famous Theodore Roosevelt Quotes

The 26th President of the United States, Theodore Roosevelt, is widely regarded as one of the greatest leaders in American history. Holding the distinction of being one of the most influential statesmen and writers...

A state of society where men may not speak their minds cannot long endure.

Winston Churchill Quotes

Winston Churchill, who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom during World War II, was one of the most-important men in the world during that history-changing time. He also holds the distinction of...

Beauty is a light in the heart. Kahlil Gibran.

The Top 50 Kahlil Gibran Quotes

Khalil Gibran, also spelled Kahlil, was a Lebanese-American writer, essayist, philosopher, poet, painter and visual artist. He was born on January 6, 1883, into a Maronite Catholic family from the historical town of Bsharri...

Don't be pushed by your problems. Be led by your dreams. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Top Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes

Ralph Waldo Emerson was an American poet and philosopher who lived during 19th century. Emerson had a powerful voice that gave faith to America during the Civil war years. His ideas, greatly influenced by...

Live as though life was created for you. Maya Angelou

101 Amazing Maya Angelou Quotes

Marguerite Annie Johnson (1928 – 2014) was born in St. Louis, Missouri and was nicknamed “Maya” (derived from “My” or “Mya Sister”) by her older brother. When she was eight years old, Angelou was...

Love life more than the meaning of it. Fyodor Dostoyevsky

108 Fyodor Dostoevsky Quotes

Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky (1821 – 1881), sometimes transliterated Dostoevsky, was a Russian novelist, essayist, short story writer, journalist and philosopher. Dostoyevsky was introduced to literature at an early age through fairy tales and legends,...

Integrity is the ability to stand by and idea. Ayn Rand

100 (Controversial) Ayn Rand Quotes

Ayn Rand, born Alisa Zinov’yevna Rosenbaum (1905 – 1982) was a controversial Russian-American novelist, philosopher, playwright, and screenwriter. She completed her education in Russia and moved to the United States in 1926. After two...

Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare. Spinoza

100 Most Inspiring Quotes by Baruch Spinoza

Along with several other important thinkers, Baruch Spinoza laid the principles of the Enlightenment and of the contemporary ideas regarding the state and democracy. Without losing his spirituality, this 17th century Dutch philosopher of Sephardi/Portuguese...

Violence is the last refuge of the incompetent. Isaac Asimov

Words of a Visionary | Isaac Asimov Quotes

Isaac Asimov, an American writer and professor of biochemistry at Boston University, wrote hard science fiction and was considered one of the “Big Three” science fiction writers during his lifetime. Along with such figures as...

Hope is a passion for the possible. Søren Kierkegaard

Søren Kierkegaard Quotes

We couldn’t help compiling Søren Kierkegaard’s famous quotes when we realized what an impact he has had on several thinkers worldwide. The Danish born philosopher, theologian, poet, social critic and religious author, widely considered...

You'll never find a rainbow if you're looking down. Charlie Chaplin

The Best Charlie Chaplin Quotes

Charles Chaplin was a true pioneer of motion pictures. Many of his films, like the classics “The Kid”, “The Gold Rush”, “Modern times”, “City Lights” or “The Great Dictator”, helped him write his own...

Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it. Mark Twain.

The Best Quotes of Mark Twain

Mark Twain is one of the most emblematic figures of American literature, and William Faulkner called him “its father”. His humorous style of writing made him the “greatest American humorist of his age” for...