Famous Quotes

“A nation which makes great distinction between its scholars and its warriors will have its thinking done by cowards and its fighting done by fools.”
– THUCYDIDES, 460 B.C.

Hanging is too good for a man who makes puns

Famous Quotes

Hanging is too good for a man who makes puns; he should be drawn and quoted.

– Fred Allen

Famous Thanksgiving Sayings

“For each new morning with its light,
For rest and shelter of the night,
For health and food, for love and friends,
For everything Thy goodness sends.”
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

Famous Thanksgiving Sayings – Holiday of Peace

Thanksgiving is the holiday of peace, the celebration of work and the simple life… a true folk-festival that speaks the poetry of the turn of the seasons, the beauty of seedtime and harvest, the ripe product of the year – and the deep, deep connection of all these things with God.

Ray Stannard Baker

John Fitzgerald Kennedy Quotes

John Fitzgerald Kennedy Quotes

I am certain that after the dust of centuries has passed over our cities, we, too, will be remembered not for victories or defeats in battle or in politics, but for our contribution to the human spirit.
– John Fitzgerald Kennedy

Famous Quote – Law of Life

“There was that law of life, so cruel and so just,
that one must grow or else pay more for remaining the same.”

Norman Mailer

Famous Quote – Retribution

“Retribution often means that we eventually do to
ourselves what we have done unto others.”

Eric Hoffer