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Famous Quotes

Famous quotes can be described as sayings by some of the most renowned persons in the history of the world. These quotations range in their essence. They can be based on love, life, relationships or world in general. Here, we have provided some famous quotations that will motivate and inspire you to move ahead in your life. You can also use these famous sayings to emphasize an assertion, when discussing a specific subject. Go through our famous quotes collection and enjoy reading the experiences of world famous personalities.

Dignity consists not in possessing honors, but in the consciousness that we deserve them.

- Aristotle

It is better to deserve honors and not have them than to have them and not deserve them.

- Mark Twain

Courage is the discovery that you may not win, and trying when you know you can lose.

- Tom Krause

An eye for eye only ends up making the whole world blind.

- Mahatma Gandhi

Lots of times you have to pretend to join a parade in which you're not really interested in order to get where you're going.

- Christopher Morley

Never look down on anybody unless you're helping him up.

- Jesse Jackson

Whenever you're in conflict with someone, there is one factor that can make the difference between damaging your relationship and deepening it. That factor is attitude.

- William James

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

- Mark Twain

While contemplating the objects of the senses, a person develops attachment for them. From Such attachment comes lust, then anger, illusion, bewilderment of memory and loss of intelligence, and then one falls down into the material cycle of birth and death. : Bhagavad Gita

- Anonymous

Ordinary riches can be stolen, real riches cannot. In your soul are infinitely precious things that cannot be taken from you.

- Oscar Wilde

With fame I become more and more stupid, which of course is a very common phenomenon.

- Albert Einstein

You can have everything in life that you want if you just give enough other people what they want.

- Zig Ziglar

Wise men talk because they have something to say; fools, because they have to say something.

- Plato

God is really only another artist. He invented the giraffe, the elephant, and the cat. He has no real style. He just keeps on trying other things.

- Pablo Picasso

Anyone who trades liberty for security deserves neither liberty nor security.

- Benjamin Franklin

Fame is a pearl many dive for and only a few bring up. Even when they do, it is not perfect, and they sigh for more, and lose better things in struggling for them.

- Jo's Boys , Louisa May Alcott

In life we all have an unspeakable secret, an irreversible regret, an unreachable dream and an unforgettable love.

- Diego Marchi

Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.

- Abraham Lincoln

Worldly fame is but a breath of wind that blows now this way, and now that, and changes name as it changes direction.

- Dante

The greatest barrier to success is the fear of failure.

- Sven Goran Eriksson

America - a great social and economic experiment, noble in motive and far-reaching in purpose.

- Herbert Hoover

If I became a philosopher, if I have so keenly sought this fame for which I'm still waiting, it's all been to seduce women basically.

- Jean Paul Sartre

When I was in high school, I earned the pimple award and every other gross-out award.

- Jack Nicholson

I've been imitated so well I've heard people copy my mistakes.

- Jimi Hendrix

People who know me well, call me Elizabeth. I dislike Liz.

- Elizabeth Taylor

For famous men have the whole earth as their memorial.

- Pericles

A free society is one where it is safe to be unpopular.

- Adlai Stevenson

Fame means millions of people have the wrong idea of who you are.

- Erica Jong

James Bond has a license to kill, rockstars have a license to be outrageous. Rock is about grabbing people's attention.

- Gene Simmons

My skin is more beautiful than yours. I would be quite more popular in jail if I so chose.

- Gene Simmons

There's something really great and romantic about being poor and sleeping on couches.

- Ben Affleck

When I started out, I didn't have any desire to be an actress or to learn how to act. I just wanted to be famous.

- Katharine Hepburn

There are advantages to being a star though - you can always get a table in a full restaurant.

- Ingrid Bergman

What I want is to be number one.

- Steve Prefontaine

Someday I suspect, when Jesus has definitely got me for a sunbeam, my works may be adequately assessed.

- Noel Coward

I have a daughter who's 11 years old. Maybe she'll grow up independent and really really heavy and become a movie star and she'll play me in my life story.

- Patti Smith

The image is one thing and the human being is another. It's very hard to live up to an image, put it that way.

- Elvis Presley

The effect of power and publicity on all men is the aggravation of self, a sort of tumor that ends by killing the victim's sympathies.

- Henry B. Adams

If a man can bridge the gap between life and death, if he can live on after he's dead, then maybe he was a great man.

- James Dean

There is no way to be truly great in this world. We are all impaled on the crook of conditioning.

- James Dean

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