Love Quotes – Discovery of Ourselves

Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.

– Alexander Smith

Somebodiness – Ruby Dee

Feel your face. Know your heartbeat and all — all your doubts erase

Because you are part of — because you — you share the the Somebodiness of me.

– Ruby Dee, in her memoir, “My One Good Nerve”

Famous Quotes to be Engraved in MLK Jr. Memorial

Famous Quotes to be Engraved in MLK Jr. Memorial

WASHINGTON – If what Martin Luther King Jr. said is true: “Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter” — then a new monument will give the civil rights leader a never-ending voice.

The MLK Jr. Project Foundation selected 14 quotes from Dr. King’s writing, sermons and speeches to be permanently engraved into the Memorial walls, which will be built along the Tidal Basin on the National Mall.


Roger L. Simon

“Sometimes I think Joe Lieberman is the last honest man in Congress.”
Roger L. Simon

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Famous Quotes

Louis D. Brandeis Quotes

The federal Constitution is perhaps the greatest of human experiments.
– Louis D. Brandeis

Democracy is moral before it is political.
– Louis D. Brandeis

Liquor drinking is not a wrong; but excessive drinking is.
– Louis D. Brandeis

Getting an advantage at the expense of somebody else–that really is what graft is.
– Louis D. Brandeis

Here is an interesting side note:  The Famous Quotes Webring is sporting a new look. The “Hub Page” URL has changed and become a bit more friendly. The old url was quite difficult to remember and has now become the Famous Quotes Webring Sites Listing. It appears that many, if not all of the webrings at have been modified to have this new look and new structure. There is a lot of cleanup and consolidation going on there. For example, they combined four or five quotations rings into two recently.

Conspiracy Quotes

Conspiracy Quotes

One of the reasons for conspiracy theories is an assumption that people in high places always know what they are doing. When they do something that makes no sense, devious reasons are imagined by conspiracy theorists, when in fact it may be due to plain old ignorance and incompetence.
– Thomas Sowell

From the days of Sparticus, Weishophf, Karl Marx, Trotski, Belacoon, Rosa Luxenburg, and Ema Goldman, this world conspiracy has been steadily growing. This conspiracy played a definite recognizable role in the tragedy of the French revolution. It has been the mainspring of every subversive movement during the 19th Century. And now at last this band of extraordinary personalities from the underworld of the great cities of Europe and America have gripped the Russian people by the hair of their head and have become the undisputed masters of that enormous empire.
– Sir Winston Churchill

Conspiracies no sooner should be formed; Than executed.
– Joseph Addison

While you here do snoring lie, Open-eyed conspiracy His time doth take.
– William Shakespeare, The Tempest (Ariel at II, i)

The strongest passions and most dangerous weaknesses of the human breast; ambition, avarice, vanity, the honorable or venal love of fame, are all in conspiracy against the desire and duty of peace.
– James Madison

The biggest conspiracy has always been the fact that there is no conspiracy. Nobody’s out to get you. Nobody gives a s#!t whether you live or die. There, you feel better now?
– Dennis Miller

Let us never tolerate outrageous conspiracy theories concerning the attacks of September the 11th; malicious lies that attempt to shift the blame away from the terrorists, themselves, away from the guilty.
– George W. Bush

O conspiracy, Sham’st thou to show thy dang’rous brow by night, When evils are most free?
– William Shakespeare, Julius Caesar (Brutus at II, i)

Baseball Quotes

Baseball Quotes – Famous Quotes – Funny Quotes – George Carlin Quotes

Baseball is the only major sport that appears backward in a mirror.
– George Carlin

If the Cincinnati Reds were really the first major league baseball team, who did they play?
– George Carlin