QUOTATIONS FROM FAMOUS PEOPLES

List of all popular poets and new poets.

All Quotations / Quotations from David Riesman

America is not only big and rich, it is mysterious and its capacity for the humorous or ironical concealment of its interests matches that of the legendary inscrutable Chinese.
The idea that men are created free and equal is both true and misleading: men are created different; they lose their social freedom and their individual autonomy in seeking to become like each other.

Best Quotations

"I do not want a friend Who smiles when I smile Who weeps when I weep For my shadow in the pool Can do better than that."

Confucius
"Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace."

Amelia Earhart
"You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you."

Brian Tracy
"I have found little that is good about human beings. In my experience most of them, on the whole, are trash."

Sigmund Freud
"The American people would not want to know of any misquotes that Dan Quayle may or may not make."

Dan Quayle