QUOTATIONS FROM FAMOUS PEOPLES

List of all popular poets and new poets.

All Quotations / Quotations from Herb Brody

Telling the future by looking at the past assumes that conditions remain constant. This is like driving a car by looking in the rearview mirror.

Best Quotations

"Science cannot resolve moral conflicts, but it can help to more accurately frame the debates about those conflicts."

John Owen
"To Robert Fulton: What, sir, would you make a ship sail against the wind and currents by lighting a bonfire under her deck? I pray you excuse me, I have no time to listen to such nonsense."

Napoleon I
"Adventures are stories of discomfort told in comfort."

Tim Camuti
"He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has."

Epictetus
"Genius is a bend in the creek where bright water has gathered, and which mirrors the trees, the sky and the banks. It just does that because it is there and the scenery is there. Talent is a fine mirror with a silver frame, with the name of the owner engraved on the back."

Edgar Lee Masters