Name, one of the first few words that we learn, identifies a particular person or a category of things. Read on for famous name quotes & other Surname Quotations & Sayings.

Names Quotes

‘What is your name" is one of the most common questions we use while communicating with strangers. Without knowing names, there is no point of communicating as a name reflects the person‘s identity and based on that we continue the process of socializing. Parents take a great deal of pain and and put in a lot of hard work in naming their children. Naming identifies an individual throughout his/her life and is an important part of their personality. Given here are some of the surname quotations & sayings.

It is as impossible for man to demonstrate the existence of God as it would be for even Sherlock Holmes to demonstrate the existence of Arthur Conan Doyle.

- Wishful Thinking: A Theological ABC , Frederick Buechner

Marilyn Monroe wasn't even her real name, Charles Manson isn't his real name, and now, I'm taking that to be my real name. But what's real? You can't find the truth, you just pick the lie you like the best.

- Marilyn Manson

All my games were political games; I was, like Joan of Arc, perpetually being burned at the stake.

- Indira Gandhi

If it is committed in the name of God or country, there is no crime so heinous that the public will not forgive it.

- Tom Robbins

I confused things with their names: that is belief.

- Jean Paul Sartre

I do not like the man who squanders life for fame; give me the man who living makes a name.

- Emily Dickinson

Kids are great. That's one of the best things about our business, all the kids you get to meet. It's a shame they have to grow up to be regular people and come to the games and call you names.

- Charles Barkley

A conservative is a man who is too cowardly to fight and too fat to run.

- Elbert Hubbard

If you can't answer a man's arguments, all is not lost; you can still call him vile names.

- Elbert Hubbard

Names, once they are in common use, quickly become mere sounds, their etymology being buried, like so many of the earth's marvels, beneath the dust of habit.

- The Satanic Verses , Salman Rushdie

Great is the hand that holds dominion over man by a scribbled name.

- Dylan Thomas

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

- Elizabeth Taylor

I phoned my grandparents and my grandfather said 'We saw your movie.' 'Which one?' I said. He shouted 'Betty, what was the name of that movie I didn't like?'

- Brad Pitt

He (Marilyn Manson) has a woman's name and wears makeup. How original.

- Alice Cooper

Don't put my name on it. These are simply documents I make.

- Man Ray

Iraq's elite Republican Guard is doing so badly they're changing their name to the Democratic Guard.

- David Letterman

I sometimes lie, especially about personal things, because what does it matter? I am a kind of minute commodity, my name is no longer my own.

- River Phoenix

It is not the first duty of the novelist to provide blueprints for insurrection, or uplifting tales of successful resistance for the benefit of the opposition. The naming of what is there is what is important.

- Ian Mcewan

Every journey into the past is complicated by delusions, false memories, false namings of real events.

- Adrienne Rich

Just take our name off the list. . . . The nomination is meaningless, because it's not voted on by the fans . . . .

- Ozzy Osbourne

Political debate with liberals is basically impossible in America today because liberals are calling names while conservatives are trying to make arguments.

- Ann Coulter

Without Liberty, Law loses its nature and its name, and becomes oppression. Without Law, Liberty also loses its nature and its name, and becomes licentiousness.

- James Q. Wilson

Eddie Van Halen is certainly one of the top innovative virtuosos in history.

- Ted Nugent

Mr. Janet Reno? I think Mr. Janet Reno... I think he's one of the best hunting dogs in the world.

- Ted Nugent

One girl who stands out was this Miami stripper. She still lives with her mother and father, and they know she strips. They call her by her stripper name, Freaky Red.

- Method Man

Altman was told they wouldn't do the film with me. He could easily have abandoned me, but he stood by me and really bailed me out.

- Tim Robbins

Peter, of the three of us, was our prince. He seemed so timeless. He had such elan and style.

- Tom Brokaw

More are the names of God and infinite are the forms through which He may be approached. In whatever name and form you worship Him, through them you will realize Him.

- Ramakrishna

I call everyone 'Darling' because I can't remember their names.

- Zsa Zsa Gabor

I don't remember anybody's name. How do you think the "dahling" thing got started?

- Zsa Zsa Gabor

All of us are mad. If it weren't for the fact every one of us is slightly abnormal, there wouldn't be any point in giving each person a separate name.

- Ugo Betti

I made a list of people who needed just a little bit of money. And when the list was complete, there were 42 names. The total amount of money they needed was $27. I was shocked.

- Muhammad Yunus

I admire Bruce Springsteen because he's a heroic person who has lots of integrity and has this incredible body of work that is so vital.

- Elizabeth Wurtzel

I am a channel for the Christ spirit. The title was given to me very recently by the Godhead.

- David Icke

I believe in everything until it's disproved. So I believe in fairies, the myths, dragons. It all exists, even if it's in your mind. Who's to say that dreams & nightmares aren't as real as the here and now?

- John Lennon

Mystery is another name for our ignorance; if we were omniscient, all would be perfectly plain.

- Tryon Edwards

Chance is the fool's name for Fate.

- Fred Astaire

Skiffle was a name that was attached to what was, in essence, American folk music with a beat.

- Van Morrison

Never worry about bad press: All that matters is if they spell your name right.

- Kate Hudson

I think a lot of it is a forming of attitudes. I think, primarily, they know our name but they don't know much about us.

- John Newton

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