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World Quotes

“I see trees of green, Red roses too, I see em’ bloom for me and for you, And I think to myself, What a wonderful world. I see skies of blue, Clouds of white, Bright blessed days, Dark sacred nights, And I think to myself, What a wonderful world”. So go the lyrics to a very loveable song, ‘What A Wonderful World’ by Louis Armstrong. Well, the world we live in really is a wonderful place and it is up to us to keep it that way, although it doesn’t look like we are doing just that. Read on for famous universe quotations and sayings.

Barack Obama

We need to keep making our streets safer and our criminal justice system fairer - our homeland more secure, our world more peaceful and sustainable for the next generation.

Anya Taylor-Joy

It is kind of bizarre, but at the same time, I feel like anyone that gets into movies didn't fit into the real world, and so we made our own world.

Lionel Messi

Today I am the happiest man in the world, my son was born and thanks to God for this gift.

Billy Beane

Quite frankly, I can't get enough of soccer. I tell my jingoistic friends in the United States there's a reason why it is the world's No. 1 sport. The rest of the planet can't be wrong.

Winston Churchill

A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.

Ping-pong was invented on the dining tables of England in the 19th century, and it was called Wiff-waff! And there, I think, you have the difference between us and the rest of the world. Other nations, the French, looked at a dining table and saw an opportunity to have dinner; we looked at it an saw an opportunity to play Wiff-waff.

Christopher Columbus

Following the light of the sun, we left the Old World.

Angelina Jolie

If you don't get out of the box you've been raised in, you won't understand how much bigger the world is.

Armie Hammer

Not sure of my place in the world (still up for debate) and not sure what I wanted to do with my life (not really up for debate).

Harry Styles

That's the amazing thing about music: there's a song for every emotion. Can you imagine a world with no music? It would suck.

Of course, the Supreme Court's work is vital not just to a region of the country, but to the whole, vital to the protection of the people's liberties under law and to the continuity of our Constitution, the greatest charter of human liberty the world has ever known.

Mark Zuckerberg

By giving people the power to share, we're making the world more transparent.

John Cena

I admire the military. I guess in a world of villains and heroes, they're my heroes. Their dedication, their commitment, their discipline, their code of ethics.

Rihanna

I always believed that when you follow your heart or your gut, when you really follow the things that feel great to you, you can never lose, because settling is the worst feeling in the world.

Ava Gardner was the most beautiful woman in the world, and it's wonderful that she didn't cut up her face. She addressed aging by picking up her chin and receiving the light in a better way. And she looked like a woman. She never tried to look like a girl.

Technology has forever changed the world we live in. We're online, in one way or another, all day long. Our phones and computers have become reflections of our personalities, our interests, and our identities. They hold much that is important to us.

Karl Marx

Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.

I did a Coca-Cola commercial when I was about two and a half years old, and then me and my family were extras in a bunch of Westerns. I loved dressing up and stepping into this imaginary world, and it was fun to get outside of my tiny little town with a bunch of movie weirdos.

Kristen Bell

I have the best roommates in the world! It creates a fun sense of family... and that's really important to me. Things can get so lonely without it.

Jaden Smith

Be careful with how you make the world perceive you, because they'll perceive you like that for the rest of your life.

Yoko Ono

You change the world by being yourself.

There's too much darkness in the world. Everywhere you turn, someone is tryin' to tear someone down in some way; everywhere you go, there's a feeling of inadequacy, or a feeling that you're not good enough. I want to bring a certain light to the world.

Mark Ruffalo

Every piece of geopolitical strife that's happening in the world today is revolved around energy, either trying to grab resources or people using resources to fund radical groups.

Xi Jinping

China will always remain the builder of world peace, a contributor to global development, and upholder of international order.

Jay-Z

They say a midget standing on a giant's shoulders can see much further than the giant. So I got the whole rap world on my shoulders, they trying to see further than I am.

Trying
J. R. R. Tolkien

If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.

When you are honest in your comedy, you have to acknowledge the world that you're in. Through a comedic voice, you're talking about what needs to be talked about, whether it's race relations or politics or anything that's happening on a global or an American scale.

Ken Jeong

You can have all the tools in the world but if you don't genuinely believe in yourself, it's useless.

Drew Brees

It has been an interesting road, but I wouldn't trade any of it for the world, because I feel like all of those instances in my life I felt molded me and strengthened me and made me who I am.

I lived in a small village outside the city and grew up in a large family, so my world was very much centred around that. I used to sing in the local church, and I would also occasionally sing in the local pubs for which I used to get a few bob. That, for me, was the start of my interest in music, which has obviously expanded since then.

Socrates

True wisdom comes to each of us when we realize how little we understand about life, ourselves, and the world around us.

Lou Holtz

Virtually nothing is impossible in this world if you just put your mind to it and maintain a positive attitude.

William Butler Yeats

Come Fairies, take me out of this dull world, for I would ride with you upon the wind and dance upon the mountains like a flame!

David Lloyd George

The most dangerous thing in the world is to try to leap a chasm in two jumps.

Zora Neale Hurston

I do not weep at the world I am too busy sharpening my oyster knife.

Anais Nin

Each friend represents a world in us, a world not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.

Brian Tracy

The happiest people in the world are those who feel absolutely terrific about themselves, and this is the natural outgrowth of accepting total responsibility for every part of their life.

Leo Buscaglia

A single rose can be my garden... a single friend, my world.

William Lyon Phelps

Those who decide to use leisure as a means of mental development, who love good music, good books, good pictures, good plays, good company, good conversation - what are they? They are the happiest people in the world.

David Attenborough

People must feel that the natural world is important and valuable and beautiful and wonderful and an amazement and a pleasure.

Jimmy Butler

It's not all fine and dandy, but a smile can go a long way. Show some love, be patient, and this world will be a much better place.

I have always believed in magic. I used to run into the woods as a little kid looking for witches. But I'm not superstitious, because I m not afraid of it. I see it as something really beautiful, and I wouldn't want to live in a world without magic.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

We have always held to the hope, the belief, the conviction that there is a better life, a better world, beyond the horizon.

Michael Jackson

If you enter this world knowing you are loved and you leave this world knowing the same, then everything that happens in between can be dealt with.

Robin Williams

No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.

Gareth Bale

I think La Liga is the best league in the world.

Rudy Giuliani

Civilization must stand up and combat the current collapse of governance, the rise of violence, and the spread of chaos and fear in many parts of the world.

Christopher Nolan

But I have been interested in dreams, really since I was a kid. I have always been fascinated by the idea that your mind, when you are asleep, can create a world in a dream and you are perceiving it as though it really existed.

Mind Dreams

There's so much fakeness in the fashion world, but Mum and Dad have always given us a good work ethic and were quite worried at first about whether I could make a living from acting. They've been together for 29 years and share the same values. I really do want to have that kind of marriage myself.

Marilyn Monroe

Give a girl the right shoes, and she can conquer the world.

Girl Right Shoes
Sylvester Stallone

I am not the richest, smartest or most talented person in the world, but I succeed because I keep going and going and going.

We need to use the United Nations Security Council and believe that preserving law and order in today's complex and turbulent world is one of the few ways to keep international relations from sliding into chaos. The law is still the law, and we must follow it whether we like it or not.

Emmanuel Macron

We're not isolated from the world. The world knocks on our door.

Chris Hemsworth

I can remember watching 'Lord of the Rings' and being truly regretful that I wasn't a being in that world.

Paul Walker

Surfing soothes me, it's always been a kind of Zen experience for me. The ocean is so magnificent, peaceful, and awesome. The rest of the world disappears for me when I'm on a wave.

Rupert Murdoch

The world is changing very fast. Big will not beat small anymore. It will be the fast beating the slow.

Christian Bale

I think trying too hard to be sexy is the worst thing in the world a woman can do.

If you look at us as a company, what's the one thing that's consistent? It has to be the biggest, the best, the greatest. My father, over the years, has bought some of the best mansions of the world. It's just something he loves.

Roald Dahl

Nowadays you can go anywhere in the world in a few hours, and nothing is fabulous any more.

Helen Keller

Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.

Fame is really strange. One day you're not famous, and then the next day you are, and the odd thing is that you know intellectually that nothing in the world is different. What mattered to you yesterday are the same things that matter today, and the rules all still apply - yet everyone looks at you differently.

Absolutely. It's something I'd eventually love. In the meantime, I just borrow all my friends' kids. It's seriously the best birth control in the world. I'm so tired afterward, I'm like, Okay, maybe in another two years.

George Michael

Anybody who fights for human rights or to make this world a better place. Nurses, doctors, teachers: these are the people who deserve the credit these days.

Brigitte Macron

I think that the 21st century will be feminine, that it's women who will, perhaps, find a way out for this world.

Anne Boleyn

And thus I take my leave of the world and of you all, and I heartily desire you all to pray for me.

The people that live in these districts, they don't want to watch it. They don't want to see their children die or killing other people. The only people that it is entertainment to are the people in the capital that have been brainwashed and are misguided and living in a completely unrealistic kind of world.

People Children
Aaron Sorkin

As long as you keep one foot in the real world while the other foot's in a fairy tale, that fairy tale is going to seem kind of attainable.

Evan Rachel Wood

What's nice about acting is that you're not just left with yourself all the time, but you get to see the world through so many different people's eyes.

Tia Mowry

Money comes and goes. When you pass away it's about what you've done to make this world a better place.

I hope to refine music, study it, try to find some area that I can unlock. I don't quite know how to explain it but it's there. These can't be the only notes in the world, there's got to be other notes some place, in some dimension, between the cracks on the piano keys.

Willie Nelson

Ninety-nine percent of the world's lovers are not with their first choice. That's what makes the jukebox play.

James Stewart

It was amazing that a play that seems dated in this world... A man whose best friend is a six-foot white rabbit... But it caught on, especially with young people - they surprised me most of all.

Stephen Colbert

Thankfully, dreams can change. If we'd all stuck with our first dream, the world would be overrun with cowboys and princesses.

Change Dreams Dreams
Jon Stewart

The Internet is just a world passing around notes in a classroom.

Billy Graham

Only the supernatural love of God through changed lives can solve the problems that we face in our world.

Robert Louis Stevenson

The world is so full of a number of things, I'm sure we should all be as happy as kings.

Margaret Mead

Never believe that a few caring people can't change the world. For, indeed, that's all who ever have.

Nikki Giovanni

A lot of people resist transition and therefore never allow themselves to enjoy who they are. Embrace the change, no matter what it is; once you do, you can learn about the new world you're in and take advantage of it.

William Lyon Phelps

If I were running the world I would have it rain only between 2 and 5 a.m. Anyone who was out then ought to get wet.

Rain
George Soros

A lot of the evil in the world is actually not intentional. A lot of people in the financial system did a lot of damage without intending to.

Will Smith

I want the world to be better because I was here.

I think the biggest disease the world suffers from in this day and age is the disease of people feeling unloved. I know that I can give love for a minute, for half an hour, for a day, for a month, but I can give. I am very happy to do that, I want to do that.

Nelson Mandela

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.

Charlie Sheen

For now, I'm just going to hang out with these two smoking hotties and fly privately around the world. It might be lonely up here, but I sure like the view.

Smoking Flying
Marla Maples

Donald and I still really wanted to be together, but I was fighting to keep what we had privately, and once the world gets involved in your life, little by little it breaks it down until you forget what it was in the first place.

Life Togetherness
Jimi Hendrix

In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first.

Change Togetherness
Edward Snowden

I can't in good conscience allow the U.S. government to destroy privacy, internet freedom and basic liberties for people around the world with this massive surveillance machine they're secretly building.

Oscar Pistorius

I wasn't happy with my performance at the World Championships in Daegu. I had an unbelievable race in the heats, but misjudged the semi and finished last.

Mac Davis

Every performer who ever performed in rock and roll or even close to it is lying if they tell you that they weren't influenced in some way or another by Elvis Presley. He turned the world around.

Rock And Roll
Robert De Niro

I go to Paris, I go to London, I go to Rome, and I always say, 'There's no place like New York. It's the most exciting city in the world now. That's the way it is. That's it.'

Kevin Costner

When I read Thirteen Days I was moved by it. It was just a great time for the world, in terms of looking back in history and seeing how we got ourselves into trouble and how we got ourselves out of trouble.

Vin Diesel

My mother is the most supportive mother in the world, she's magical.

Mac Miller

There's a lot of beauty in the world, so go hang out and go be a part of the solution rather than the problem.

Jake Gyllenhaal

I think family is the most important thing in the world. I think your own family is the most complicated thing in the world, and I think it's the most beautiful thing in the world.

Mitt Romney

America cannot continue to lead the family of nations around the world if we suffer the collapse of the family here at home.

Charlie Kaufman

I think generally I'm kind of interested in subjective experience, what goes on inside someone's head, that being all they really know of the world.

Brigitte Macron

I'm really into fashion, and there's this fascination the world over around this idea of the French woman.

Aaron Sorkin

You know, one of the things I like about this world, or at least I like about the way we're presenting this world, is these issues are terribly complicated - not nearly as black and white as we're led to believe.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

We live in this world in order always to learn industriously and to enlighten each other by means of discussion and to strive vigorously to promote the progress of science and the fine arts.

Evan Peters

I'm not the best actor I can be, so I'm just working on it. I'm not the quickest reader in the world but when I get an acting book I can read it in two days.

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