quotations
Search
   HOME | AUTHOR INDEX | SUBJECT INDEX | LINKS | USE OUR QUOTATIONS | CONTRIBUTE QUOTES | FORUM
Quotation of the day
Friday, 22 September 2017
Daily Quote:
"The best education in the world is that got by struggling to get a living." (Phillips, Wendell - Education)

rss 2.0

Subscribe
Unsubscribe
Send the Quote of the Day to a friend
Proverb of the Day
Time is money.

Click here to see/listen to the equivalent proverb in:


Our database has to date 43,136 quotations, assembled into 1330 categories, from 7971 authors and celebrities from all over the world. On our site you can search the quotations by keyword, author or category, you can browse our random quotes or send any quotation to a friend. You can also subscribe to our daily quotation and we promise you that we are not going to use your email in any way other than sending you the quote. As side offerings you can enjoy the talking proverb of the day courtesy of De Proverbio and order books from amazon.com by or on any author or topic in our quotation database.


Random Quotes:
 
Socrates gave no diplomas or degrees, and would have subjected any disciple who demanded one to a disconcerting catechism on the nature of true knowledge. - (Trevelyan, G. M. - Colleges and Universities)
Send to friend | View
 
I wish I could write well enough to write about aircraft. Faulkner did it very well in Pylon but you cannot do something someone else has done though you might have done it if they hadn't. - (Hemingway, Ernest - Airplane and Aviation)
Send to friend | View
 
There is nothing in the world so enjoyable as a thorough-going monomania... - (Repplier, Agnes - Egotism)
Send to friend | View
 
To be shelterless and alone in the open country, hearing the wind moan and watching for day through the whole long weary night; to listen to the falling rain, and crouch for warmth beneath the lee of some old barn or rick, or in the hollow of a tree; are dismal things -- but not so dismal as the wandering up and down where shelter is, and beds and sleepers are by thousands; a houseless rejected creature. - (Dickens, Charles - Poverty and The Poor)
Send to friend | View
 
Everyone loathes his own country and countrymen if he is any sort of artist. - (Durrell, Lawrence - Patriotism)
Send to friend | View



Copyright © 2006 WorldQuotations.com. All Rights Reserved.