Famous Authors

Updated famous quotes and sayings from famous authors.

William Hooper Quotes

William Hooper

I am proud to find, from two astronomical observations, that Chapel Hill lies right in the orbit of Jupiter and his satellites, and — William Hooper

Tina St. John Quotes

Tina St. John

I consciously try not to play favorites with my characters or my books. — Tina St. John

The Crazy Ones Quotes

The Crazy Ones

Theyre the only thing worse than family, other peoples family. — The Crazy Ones

Ted Trueblood Quotes

Ted Trueblood

If your rod weighs six ounces, your reel nine, and your line another ounce or two, it means that you are holding a — Ted Trueblood

Susan Oakey-Baker Quotes

Susan Oakey-Baker

Reaching the summit of K2 was an incredible experience, but I would trade it in a heartbeat to have Dan back. — Susan Oakey-Baker

Sierra Dean Quotes

Sierra Dean

Eugenias mouth formed an O shape, her eyes wide and a little wet. Now I had not only told her Santa wasnt real, — Sierra Dean

Selena Haskins Quotes

Selena Haskins

I was never part of the "in" crowd, because as I stood outside the circle, everyone looked the same. — Selena Haskins

Sean Burke Quotes

Sean Burke

Its too easy when youre not winning to look for excuses and point at others for reasons. You ca say Oh well, its — Sean Burke

Roman Dzindzichashvili Quotes

Roman Dzindzichashvili

Now I have the pawn and the compensation. — Roman Dzindzichashvili

Rickson Gracie Quotes

Rickson Gracie

Study is a life long pursuit. — Rickson Gracie

Rick Mercer Quotes

Rick Mercer

Things are pretty good in Canada. We weathered the recession fairly well. And, of course, were up here up living here, were watching — Rick Mercer

Richard M. Eyre Quotes

Richard M. Eyre

The very best gift ... is that anyone can experience those unexpected twinkles of joy that make a magical moment. At these moments, — Richard M. Eyre

Richard Krajicek Quotes

Richard Krajicek

Federer can be the best ever; he has the potential. The only question is whether he has the desire. — Richard Krajicek

Richard E. Robbins Quotes

Richard E. Robbins

There is a reason you keep hearing about the power of educating girls in the developing world. Its a reason so simple that — Richard E. Robbins

Rashmi Bansal Quotes

Rashmi Bansal

The very act of becoming an entrepreneur is contrarian to middle class values, study hard, get a good job, be happy with secure — Rashmi Bansal

Philip K. Dick Quotes

Philip K. Dick

Amanda Werner and several other beautiful, elegant, conically breasted foreign ladies, from unspecified vaguely defined countries, plus a few bucolic co-called humorists, comprised — Philip K. Dick

Patricia A. McKillip Quotes

Patricia A. McKillip

She is our moon. Our tidal pull. She is the rich deep beneath the sea, the buried treasure, the expression in the owls — Patricia A. McKillip

Nelson Shanks Quotes

Nelson Shanks

If you find yourself with a weakness, attack it ... dont develop a technique that avoids your weaknesses. — Nelson Shanks

Muhammad Quotes


Women are the twin halves of men. — Muhammad

Missy Franklin Quotes

Missy Franklin

Sometimes when my mom finds a fun article and really wants me to read it, I will. But I prefer to just kind — Missy Franklin

Mark A. Brennan Quotes

Mark A. Brennan

In the west success is defined in purely material terms. He with the most money wins ... We should question, speak out and — Mark A. Brennan

Marilla Ricker Quotes

Marilla Ricker

Religion is not the hero of the day, but the zero. In any exposition of the products of brains, the Sunday-School takes the — Marilla Ricker

Marcus Pfister Quotes

Marcus Pfister

The more he gave away, the more delighted he became. — Marcus Pfister

Marc Veasey Quotes

Marc Veasey

It is profoundly important to honor President Johnsons historic contributions to justice and democracy - and to appreciate how hard he fought for — Marc Veasey

Lynn Nottage Quotes

Lynn Nottage

I find my characters and stories in many varied places; sometimes they pop out of newspaper articles, obscure historical texts, lively dinner party — Lynn Nottage

Klaus Kinkel Quotes

Klaus Kinkel

The secret to all power is to only do that which all would willingly do. — Klaus Kinkel

Kenelm Digby Quotes

Kenelm Digby

Take to every Gallon of Honey, three Gallons of water, and put them both together, and set them over so soft a fire, — Kenelm Digby

Kelli Berglund Quotes

Kelli Berglund

Comedy has always been more challenging for me than drama. — Kelli Berglund

Kate McKinnon Quotes

Kate McKinnon

Getting recognized on the street is fine, but I never really wanted to be famous. — Kate McKinnon

Josie Bissett Quotes

Josie Bissett

I have to say, creating memories is so important to me that I did a book about creating memories for your family. — Josie Bissett

Jim Pascoe Quotes

Jim Pascoe

Fire and paper - they do not mix well, nest pas?" "Perhaps they mix too well. — Jim Pascoe

JenniferElizabeth Austin Quotes

JenniferElizabeth Austin

Im not a victim. Im not a survivor. Im a fighter. — JenniferElizabeth Austin

Jancee Dunn Quotes

Jancee Dunn

Who thinks to interview their own mother? As a self-fixated teen, I never imagined that she had an actual personal history. To my — Jancee Dunn

Hersh Saeed Quotes

Hersh Saeed

With a metal heart I came to this life, My head was a crucible, full of elixir. Pearl by pearl My heart was — Hersh Saeed

Henryk Sienkiewicz Quotes

Henryk Sienkiewicz

This homage has been rendered not to me - for the Polish soil is fertile and does not lack better writers than me — Henryk Sienkiewicz

Heather Bixler Quotes

Heather Bixler

Pride is often used as a way to protect our hearts and to hide the truth. Pride causes us to shut down and — Heather Bixler

Harriet Blaine Quotes

Harriet Blaine

I do not think he (Chester Arthur) knows anything. He can quote a verse from poetry or a page from Dickens or Thackeray, — Harriet Blaine

Gyorgy Konrad Quotes

Gyorgy Konrad

Two basic values, autonomy and solidarity, serve as helpful prompters in any decision-making process. — Gyorgy Konrad

George Rickey Quotes

George Rickey

Perhaps its art; but if it isnt, at least its something else equally interesting to me! — George Rickey

Georg Kieninger Quotes

Georg Kieninger

Dazzling combinations are for the many, shifting wood is for the few — Georg Kieninger

Gabe Paul Quotes

Gabe Paul

It will revolutionize baseball. It will open a new area of alibis for the players. — Gabe Paul

Frank Mayer Quotes

Frank Mayer

When I went into the business, I sat down and figured that I was indeed one of fortunes children. Just think. There were — Frank Mayer

Estelle Ramey Quotes

Estelle Ramey

Our society and our organizations have learned to value masculine, quick-fix traits in leaders. In a primitive society, a rural society, or even — Estelle Ramey

Edward Swift Quotes

Edward Swift

One is either an artist or one is not. It is not something one becomes. It is something that one is from birth. — Edward Swift

Coo Coo Marlin Quotes

Coo Coo Marlin

Wrecks are going to happen in this business, thats just a risk of the sport. If you cant keep from worrying about it, — Coo Coo Marlin

Chuck Miller Quotes

Chuck Miller

Whatever you do in life, yoga shows you how to do it better. — Chuck Miller

Anne-Robert-Jacques Turgot Quotes

Anne-Robert-Jacques Turgot

Respect is tendered with pleasure only where it is not exacted. — Anne-Robert-Jacques Turgot

Ann Spangler Quotes

Ann Spangler

Sometimes something good has to be subtracted from our lives before something better can take its place. — Ann Spangler

Adrian Frutiger Quotes

Adrian Frutiger

When I put my pen to a blank sheet, black isnt added but rather the white sheet is deprived of light. [] Thus — Adrian Frutiger

Zachary Rawlins Quotes

Zachary Rawlins

If the universe is infinite, then every possibility must exist in reality, yes? — Zachary Rawlins