Famous Authors

Updated famous quotes and sayings from famous authors.

Wojciech Kurtyka Quotes

Wojciech Kurtyka

When you are totally defeated you begin again to enjoy the small things around you. Just going to the mountains, not for victory — Wojciech Kurtyka

Wade Schalles Quotes

Wade Schalles

Cradles are the most powerful pinning combination known to man — Wade Schalles

Una McCormack Quotes

Una McCormack

Tell me what this means," Dax said. "Im a busy woman with a ship to run and a crisis to handle and Ive — Una McCormack

Tennessee Williams Quotes

Tennessee Williams

Death is one moment, and life is so many of them. — Tennessee Williams

Suzan Shown Harjo Quotes

Suzan Shown Harjo

For most Native Americans, theres no more offensive name in English. That non-Native folks think they get to measure or decide what offends — Suzan Shown Harjo

Sara Canning Quotes

Sara Canning

Everyone has always called me by my last name. Once people get to know me, they dont call me Sara anymore. — Sara Canning

Robert Platt Quotes

Robert Platt

The unprecedented development of science and technology ... so rapid that it is said that 90 per cent of the scientists which this — Robert Platt

Robert Jastrow Quotes

Robert Jastrow

It is my view that these circumstances indicate the universe was created for man to live in. — Robert Jastrow

Robert D. Brinsmead Quotes

Robert D. Brinsmead

We must stop using the Bible as though it were a potpourri of inerrant proof-texts by which we can bring people into bondage — Robert D. Brinsmead

Rob Lee Quotes

Rob Lee

I know were meant to be these hard-headed, money-obsessed professionals but were still little boys at heart. Just ask our wives. — Rob Lee

Rick Steves Quotes

Rick Steves

Fear is for people who dont get out very much. — Rick Steves

Richard Manning Quotes

Richard Manning

What was invented with civilization was the ability of some to deny sensuality to others. — Richard Manning

Richard Lamm Quotes

Richard Lamm

The bottom line is, until were helping people to stop smoking, screening for breast cancer, giving Pap smears, giving prenatal care to pregnant — Richard Lamm

Richard Ashcroft Quotes

Richard Ashcroft

To build public support for what theyre doing, scientists are always going to say there is the prospect to cure all these horrible — Richard Ashcroft

Pinetop Perkins Quotes

Pinetop Perkins

I play blues old-timey style. — Pinetop Perkins

Peter Van Inwagen Quotes

Peter Van Inwagen

It used to be widely held that evil was incompatible with the existence of God: that no possible world contained both God and — Peter Van Inwagen

Mercy Celeste Quotes

Mercy Celeste

And theres only two times I like to sweat, on the football field or during sex. — Mercy Celeste

Melanie McGrath Quotes

Melanie McGrath

Anecdote: The East End seemed to be in the grip of yet another economic crisis ... By the winter of 1933, an army — Melanie McGrath

Melanie Gideon Quotes

Melanie Gideon

A misstep many make: they mistake darkness for meaning. They think light is easy. They think light will find a way through the — Melanie Gideon

Masahisa Goi Quotes

Masahisa Goi

When facing a child, I become a child. When facing an elderly person, or a husband, or a wife, in my heart, I — Masahisa Goi

Martin Cruz Smith Quotes

Martin Cruz Smith

If you take the contempt some Americans have for yuppies and multiply it by 10 you might come close to understanding their attitude — Martin Cruz Smith

Mark Thornton Quotes

Mark Thornton

The new puritans have been highly successful. All of the preconditions for new prohibitions on alcohol and tobacco are in place ... Indeed, — Mark Thornton

Luis Marques Quotes

Luis Marques

Truth is not a right to be claimed, but a gift for those who are able to conquer it. ☥ — Luis Marques

Lou Diamond Phillips Quotes

Lou Diamond Phillips

Approach every film with the same enthusiasm, regardless of its budget. — Lou Diamond Phillips

Loreena McKennitt Quotes

Loreena McKennitt

Im not prepared to sacrifice my being engaged in the world for just any relationship. — Loreena McKennitt

Larry Rivers Quotes

Larry Rivers

I remember everything I know even the most superficial things. And what comes out is in my canvases. — Larry Rivers

King Hassan II Quotes

King Hassan II

I beg the Most High to allow me the favour of the double reward, but if God only finds me worthy of one — King Hassan II

Joe Abercrombie Quotes

Joe Abercrombie

There was a time hed heard tales of Dab Sweet and hed stuck thumbs in his belt and chin to the sky and — Joe Abercrombie

Joan M. Drury Quotes

Joan M. Drury

The dilemma for women - writing after everything else was finished - has prevented women from reaching their literary potential for centuries. — Joan M. Drury

Jim Rohn And Chris Widener Quotes

Jim Rohn And Chris Widener

The best motivation is self-motivation. the guy says, "I wish someone would come by and turn me on." What if they dont show — Jim Rohn And Chris Widener

Jeffrey Ashby Quotes

Jeffrey Ashby

There was my mom and I had a wife for a long time and now there is my fianc-e. Eileen is in a — Jeffrey Ashby

James D. Best Quotes

James D. Best

He suspended habeas corpus, arrested newspaper editors, jailed Northerners without hearings or trials, bypassed Congress, ignored the Supreme Court, and even arrested a — James D. Best

Jake Adam York Quotes

Jake Adam York

The things we fear about poetry are the things that are good about poetry. — Jake Adam York

Jacquelyn Mitchard Quotes

Jacquelyn Mitchard

They talk about everything that happened right in front of me like Im not there. They dont see me. When you dont see — Jacquelyn Mitchard

Herbert H. Lehman Quotes

Herbert H. Lehman

Democracy and religion stand or fall together. Where democracy has been destroyed, religion has been doomed. Where religion has been trampled down, democracy — Herbert H. Lehman

Harold Rosenberg Quotes

Harold Rosenberg

If being an anti-art artist is difficult, being an anti-art art historian is a hard position indeed. His doctrinal revolutionism brings forth nothing — Harold Rosenberg

Greg Louganis Quotes

Greg Louganis

I guess you can tease me about being a drama queen, because that did heighten the drama. — Greg Louganis

Do Won Chang Quotes

Do Won Chang

I feel truly blessed by Forever 21s success. — Do Won Chang

Christine Gregoire Quotes

Christine Gregoire

We all leave personal legacies for the people we know and love. — Christine Gregoire

Charles A. Murray Quotes

Charles A. Murray

Give people plenty and security, and they will fall into spiritual torpor. — Charles A. Murray

Catherine Asaro Quotes

Catherine Asaro

Jack Campbells dazzling new series is military science fiction at its best. Not only does he tell a yarn of great adventure and — Catherine Asaro

Bernard C. Parks Quotes

Bernard C. Parks

Weve had many times when a judge makes decisions that are inaccurate, and thats why we have an appeal processes — Bernard C. Parks

Benjamin J. Carey Quotes

Benjamin J. Carey

Its amazing how we wake up every day and just take for granted that life will go on. We know the reality that — Benjamin J. Carey

Becca Lee Quotes

Becca Lee

Sometimes being a grown up sucks hairy balls! — Becca Lee

Anthony Sampson Quotes

Anthony Sampson

Once you touch the trappings of monarchy, like opening an Egyptian tomb, the inside is liable to crumble. — Anthony Sampson

Anthony Bennett Quotes

Anthony Bennett

Dakin (to Irwin, his teacher): Do you really believe that, sir, or are you just trying to make us think? — Anthony Bennett

Anita Briem Quotes

Anita Briem

I try to show everybody Iceland all the time. My people are like, "Dont tell everybody the secret. Its so peaceful and beautiful — Anita Briem

Allen Lane Quotes

Allen Lane

We believed in the existence in this country of a vast reading public for intelligent books at a low price and staked everything — Allen Lane

Alfred Romer Quotes

Alfred Romer

In vertebrate paleontology, increasing knowledge leads to triumphant loss of clarity. — Alfred Romer

Adela Popescu Quotes

Adela Popescu

Watch it! It was robbed from other beings so its HOT MERCHANDISE and its against the Law ... the LAW OF DECENCY!!! Stay — Adela Popescu