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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.

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.

Helen Keller

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

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.

Martin Luther

Everything that is done in the world is done by hope.

Adam Smith

Labour was the first price, the original purchase - money that was paid for all things. It was not by gold or by silver, but by labour, that all wealth of the world was originally purchased.

Kevin Smith

The writer crafts their ideal world. In my world, everyone has really long conversations or just picks apart pop culture to death and everyone talks in monologue.

Bertrand Russell

The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, and wiser people so full of doubts.

D. H. Lawrence

The world of men is dreaming, it has gone mad in its sleep, and a snake is strangling it, but it can't wake up.

Sleep Dreams
Hermann Hesse

Our mind is capable of passing beyond the dividing line we have drawn for it. Beyond the pairs of opposites of which the world consists, other, new insights begin.

John Ruskin

Remember that the most beautiful things in the world are the most useless; peacocks and lilies for instance.

Our Founding Fathers crafted a constitutional Republic for the first time in the history of the world because they were shaping a form of government that would not have the failures of a democracy in it, but had the representation of democracy in it.

Wallace Stevens

A poet looks at the world the way a man looks at a woman.

James Russell Lowell

All the beautiful sentiments in the world weigh less than a single lovely action.

Romance Action
Mahatma Gandhi

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

Cristiano Ronaldo

I see myself as the best footballer in the world. If you don't believe you are the best, then you will never achieve all that you are capable of.

Michael Jackson

The greatest education in the world is watching the masters at work.

Freddie Mercury

I always knew I was a star And now, the rest of the world seems to agree with me.

Marilyn Monroe

I am good, but not an angel. I do sin, but I am not the devil. I am just a small girl in a big world trying to find someone to love.

Jose Mourinho

The world is so competitive, aggressive, consumive, selfish and during the time we spend here we must be all but that.

If you read history you will find that the Christians who did most for the present world were precisely those who thought most of the next. It is since Christians have largely ceased to think of the other world that they have become so ineffective in this.

Albert Camus

The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.

Lao Tzu

Be content with what you have; rejoice in the way things are. When you realize there is nothing lacking, the whole world belongs to you.

George Washington Carver

When you can do the common things of life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world.

Lawrence Peter Berra

If the world were perfect, it wouldn't be.

Bill Bryson

We forget just how painfully dim the world was before electricity. A candle, a good candle, provides barely a hundredth of the illumination of a single 100 watt light bulb.

Jean Baudrillard

To love someone is to isolate him from the world, wipe out every trace of him, dispossess him of his shadow, drag him into a murderous future. It is to circle around the other like a dead star and absorb him into a black light.

Margaret Mead

A small group of thoughtful people could change the world. Indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.

Here at home, when Americans were standing in long lines to give blood after the attack on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, we squandered an obvious opportunity to make service a noble cause again, and rekindle an American spirit of community.

Jimmy Butler

I always speak my mind. Whether it be something that's going on in the world, something on the basketball court, or just something I saw with somebody else that's not right.

Lewis Hamilton

Everyone loves a winner. That's just how the world is. And Ayrton Senna was one of the greatest winners this sport has ever had.

George W. Bush

Use power to help people. For we are given power not to advance our own purposes nor to make a great show in the world, nor a name. There is but one just use of power and it is to serve people.

In my case, I can sincerely say that nothing is impossible... When I was saying I want to be No. 1 of the world, and I was seven or eight years old, most of the people were laughing at me because it seems like I have one percent of chances to do that, and I've done it.

Christopher Nolan

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
Machine Gun Kelly

Economics runs the world.

John McCain

In the real world, as lived and experienced by real people, the demand for human rights and dignity, the longing for liberty and justice and opportunity, the hatred of oppression and corruption and cruelty is reality.