Famous Authors

Updated famous quotes and sayings from famous authors.

Tim-Krabbe Quotes


Tourists and locals are watching from sidewalk cafes. Non-racers. The emptiness of those lives shocks me. — Tim-Krabbe

Thulasiraj Ravilla Quotes

Thulasiraj Ravilla

A simple, well-proven surgery can restore sight to millions, and something even simpler, a pair of glasses, can make millions more see. — Thulasiraj Ravilla

Suzanne Young Quotes

Suzanne Young

Ill go to church if you cut my hair tomorrow. But then you have to let me paint your portrait sometime." "You paint?" — Suzanne Young

Steve Allen Quotes

Steve Allen

There is not the slightest question but that the God of the Old Testament is a jealous, vengeful God, inflicting not only on — Steve Allen

Sharni Vinson Quotes

Sharni Vinson

Jet-skiing is my favorite water sport. — Sharni Vinson

Sam Wineburg Quotes

Sam Wineburg

(The historian) was able to disapprove without being astonished. She could reject and still understand. — Sam Wineburg

Robert Burton Quotes

Robert Burton

All Poets are mad. — Robert Burton

Robert Bevan Quotes

Robert Bevan

Oh my heavens!" said Julians disembodied voice. "I seem to have pulled my big meaty hamstring! However will I deliver this basket of — Robert Bevan

Rafe Spall Quotes

Rafe Spall

If youre a casting director, youre going to be curious to see what Timothy Spalls son is like. But when you get in — Rafe Spall

Philippe Halsman Quotes

Philippe Halsman

In my serious work I am striving for the essence of things and for goals which are possibly unobtainable. On the other hand, — Philippe Halsman

Peter Lombard Quotes

Peter Lombard

Therefore the elect shall go forth ... to see the torments of the impious, seeing which they will not be grieved, but will — Peter Lombard

Monica Merrill Mylet Quotes

Monica Merrill Mylet

I have a constant hungry bum. Its like my own venus fly trap — Monica Merrill Mylet

Margaret Lesh Quotes

Margaret Lesh

Ive learned that I dont have to live in sadness - theres not some cruel requirement that I should feel guilty about being — Margaret Lesh

Louise Herman Quotes

Louise Herman

If you can conceive the idea, you can make it happen! — Louise Herman

Liza Cody Quotes

Liza Cody

That was the trouble with lies: it was very important to remember them accurately when, generally, they were the things you most wanted — Liza Cody

Kristin Halbrook Quotes

Kristin Halbrook

This happiness was never meant for me. — Kristin Halbrook

Kevin Pietersen Quotes

Kevin Pietersen

I always say that things are meant to be and everything happens for a reason, so I dont have any regrets. — Kevin Pietersen

Kamala Markandaya Quotes

Kamala Markandaya

Hope, and fear. Twin forces that tugged at us first in one direction and then in another, and which was the stronger no — Kamala Markandaya

John Simon Quotes

John Simon

Democracy encourages the majority to decide things about which the majority is ignorant. — John Simon

John E. Lewis Quotes

John E. Lewis

We cannot keep turning our backs on gay and lesbian Americans. I have fought too hard and too long against discrimination based on — John E. Lewis

Joe R. Lansdale Quotes

Joe R. Lansdale

The sun, like a boil on the bright blue ass of day, rolled gradually forward and spread its legs wide to reveal the — Joe R. Lansdale

Jerry Pate Quotes

Jerry Pate

Having a great golf swing helps under pressure, but golf is a game about scoring. Its like an artist who can get a — Jerry Pate

Jason Ellis Quotes

Jason Ellis

I am crazy but I found a way to steer it into ways I think are very productive. — Jason Ellis

Jason E. Hodges Quotes

Jason E. Hodges

Some live it, some wish they lived it, and some never know its there. — Jason E. Hodges

Jamie McGuire Quotes

Jamie McGuire

You have to be patient with him. Travis doesnt remember much about it, but he was close to his mom, and after we — Jamie McGuire

James D'arcy Quotes

James D'arcy

Its difficult to gauge that. With a bad guy you just know youre bad. To play a nice guy is harder - unless — James D'arcy

James Alan Fox Quotes

James Alan Fox

The typical mass murderer is extraordinarily ordinary. — James Alan Fox

Isabella MacDonald Alden Quotes

Isabella MacDonald Alden

No occupation in this world is more trying to soul and body than the care of young children. What patience and wisdom, skill — Isabella MacDonald Alden

House Quotes


People say time changes things, but its not true. Doing things changes things. Not doing things leaves things exactly as they were. — House

Herman Friele Quotes

Herman Friele

Sleep is just a symptom of caffeine lack — Herman Friele

Henry Vaughan Quotes

Henry Vaughan

Bright pledge of peace and sunshine! the sure tie Of thy Lords hand, the object of His eye! When I behold thee, though — Henry Vaughan

Henry Thomas Quotes

Henry Thomas

Its really important to go back to where you come from. — Henry Thomas

Hal Brady Quotes

Hal Brady

Some very hungry people gathered to discuss how to distribute a small amount of food. It was understood that each church was supposed — Hal Brady

Gideon Levy Quotes

Gideon Levy

A whistle in the dark is still a whistle. — Gideon Levy

Georgina Grey Quotes

Georgina Grey

Just as smiles often follow tears, the sun rose full and bright on the morning.. — Georgina Grey

Gail Godwin Quotes

Gail Godwin

During the act of writing I have told myself something that I didnt know I knew. — Gail Godwin

G. Hannelius Quotes

G. Hannelius

My mom is just so good with fashion! She always tells me what looks good, what doesnt look good, and she gives me — G. Hannelius

Fredrik Logevall Quotes

Fredrik Logevall

Admittedly, key archival documentation remains under lock and key and will be inaccessible for a long time to come. But enough material is — Fredrik Logevall

Elihu Palmer Quotes

Elihu Palmer

Seven hundred thousand men are said to have perished in the first two expeditions, which had been thus commenced and carried on by — Elihu Palmer

Edgar Dale Quotes

Edgar Dale

There was never a time in our history when ignorance of current affairs could be so dangerous. — Edgar Dale

Eddie Guerrero Quotes

Eddie Guerrero

Since the day I was born, wrestling has sustained me and my family. Its the way my father fed me; its the way — Eddie Guerrero

Dr. Gala Gorman Quotes

Dr. Gala Gorman

Its the business of your life ... and youre the CEO! — Dr. Gala Gorman

Don Moen Quotes

Don Moen

My Christmas prayer is that I would remain close to God, and He close to me. With all the suffering in the world — Don Moen

Christy Salomein Quotes

Christy Salomein

Life is just one big fight, and giving up puts us nowhere near of winning that fight — Christy Salomein

Chris Almeida Quotes

Chris Almeida

The next best thing after finishing writing a chapter is starting a new one. — Chris Almeida

Cara Hoffman Quotes

Cara Hoffman

Whats wrong with you, Daniel? How can you laugh about these things? And Im like, Cause crying only gets you halfway there, duh. — Cara Hoffman

Bob Graham Quotes

Bob Graham

I have had national security background, 10 years on the Intelligence Committee, the last two years as chair. — Bob Graham

Barnabas Quotes


I have already prepared my counter proposal. It reads thusly: you may strategically place your wonderful lips upon my posterior and kiss it — Barnabas

Abdu'l-Baha Quotes


Man is under all conditons immersed in a sea of Gods blessings. Therefore, be thou not hopeless under any circumstances, but rather be — Abdu'l-Baha

Vladimir Mayakovsky Quotes

Vladimir Mayakovsky

I understand the power and the alarm of words - Not those that they applaud from theatre-boxes, but those which make coffins break — Vladimir Mayakovsky