QUOTATIONS FROM FAMOUS PEOPLES

List of all popular poets and new poets.

All Quotations / Quotations from Lee Segall

It is possible to own too much. A man with one watch knows what time it is a man with two watches is never quite sure.

Best Quotations

"To be able to practice five things everywhere under heaven constitutes perfect virtue...[They are] gravity, generosity of soul, sincerity, earnestness, and kindness."

Confucius, The Confucian Analects
"To know that you do not know is the best.To pretend to know when you do not know is a disease."

Lao-tzu, The Way of Lao-tzu
"A man who gives his children habits of industry provides for them better than by giving them a fortune."

Richard Whately
"Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise."

Benjamin Franklin
"Be civil to all sociable to many familiar with few friend to one enemy to none."

Benjamin Franklin