100000+ Famous Inspirational Quotations


LEARN AS MUCH BY WRITING AS BY READING.
- LORD ACTON



LIBERTY IS NOT A MEANS TO A HIGHER POLITICAL END. IT IS ITSELF THE HIGHEST POLITICAL END.
- LORD ACTON

OPINIONS ALTER, MANNERS CHANGE, CREEDS RISE AND FALL, BUT THE MORAL LAWS ARE WRITTEN ON THE TABLE OF ETERNITY.
- LORD ACTON

POWER TENDS TO CORRUPT, AND ABSOLUTE POWER CORRUPTS ABSOLUTELY.
- LORD ACTON

THE DANGER IS NOT THAT A PARTICULAR CLASS IS UNFIT TO GOVERN. EVERY CLASS IS UNFIT TO GOVERN.
- LORD ACTON

THE MAN WHO PREFERS HIS COUNTRY BEFORE ANY OTHER DUTY SHOWS THE SAME SPIRIT AS THE MAN WHO SURRENDERS EVERY RIGHT TO THE STATE. THEY BOTH DENY THAT RIGHT IS SUPERIOR TO AUTHORITY.
- LORD ACTON

THE MOST CERTAIN TEST BY WHICH WE JUDGE WHETHER A COUNTRY IS REALLY FREE IS THE AMOUNT OF SECURITY ENJOYED BY MINORITIES.
- LORD ACTON

THERE ARE TWO THINGS WHICH CANNOT BE ATTACKED IN FRONT: IGNORANCE AND NARROW-MINDEDNESS. THEY CAN ONLY BE SHAKEN BY THE SIMPLE DEVELOPMENT OF THE CONTRARY QUALITIES. THEY WILL NOT BEAR DISCUSSION.
- LORD ACTON

IN NEW YORK - WHOSE SUBWAY TRAINS IN PARTICULAR HAVE BEEN ''TATTOOED'' WITH AN ENERGY TO PUT OUR OWN RUDE PRACTITIONERS TO SHAME - NOT AN INCH OF FREE SPACE IS SPARED EXCEPT THAT OF ADVERTISEMENTS . EVEN THE MOST CHRONICALLY DISPOSSESSED APPEAR PREPARED TO ENDORSE THE LEGITIMACY OF THE ''HAVES.''
- GILBERT ADAIR

THE EARTH IS MANKIND'S ULTIMATE HAVEN, OUR BLESSED TERRA FIRMA. WHEN IT TREMBLES AND GIVES WAY BENEATH OUR FEET, IT'S AS THOUGH ONE OF GOD'S CHECKS HAS BOUNCED.
- GILBERT ADAIR

WE ''NEED'' CANCER BECAUSE, BY THE VERY FACT OF ITS INSURABILITY, IT MAKES ALL OTHER DISEASES, HOWEVER VIRULENT, NOT CANCER.
- GILBERT ADAIR

ARBITRARY POWER IS LIKE MOST OTHER THINGS WHICH ARE VERY HARD, VERY LIABLE TO BE BROKEN.
- ABIGAIL ADAMS

GREAT NECESSITIES CALL OUT GREAT VIRTUES.
- ABIGAIL ADAMS

I BEGIN TO THINK, THAT A CALM IS NOT DESIRABLE IN ANY SITUATION IN LIFE....MAN WAS MADE FOR ACTION AND FOR BUSTLE TOO, I BELIEVE.
- ABIGAIL ADAMS

LEARNING IS NOT ATTAINED BY CHANCE, IT MUST BE SOUGHT FOR WITH ARDOR AND ATTENDED TO WITH DILIGENCE.
- ABIGAIL ADAMS

LEARNING IS NOT ATTAINED BY CHANCE. IT MUST BE SOUGHT FOR WITH ARDOR AND ATTENDED TO WITH DILIGENCE.
- ABIGAIL ADAMS

WE HAVE TOO MANY HIGH-SOUNDING WORDS, AND TOO FEW ACTIONS THAT CORRESPOND WITH THEM.
- ABIGAIL ADAMS

ELECTIONS ARE WON BY MEN AND WOMEN CHIEFLY BECAUSE MOST PEOPLE VOTE AGAINST SOMEBODY RATHER THAN FOR SOMEBODY.
- FRANKLIN P. ADAMS

I FIND THAT A GREAT PART OF THE INFORMATION I HAVE WAS ACQUIRED BY LOOKING UP SOMETHING AND FINDING SOMETHING ELSE ON THE WAY.
- FRANKLIN P. ADAMS

I FIND THAT A GREAT PART OF THE INFORMATION I HAVE, WAS ACQUIRED BY LOOKING UP SOMETHING AND FINDING SOMETHING ELSE ON THE WAY.
- FRANKLIN P. ADAMS

NINETY-TWO PERCENT OF THE STUFF TOLD YOU IN CONFIDENCE YOU COULDN'T GET ANYONE ELSE TO LISTEN TO.
- FRANKLIN P. ADAMS

THERE ARE PLENTY OF GOOD FIVE CENT CIGARS IN THE COUNTRY. THE TROUBLE IS THEY COST A QUARTER.
- FRANKLIN P. ADAMS

THERE ARE PLENTY OF GOOD FIVE-CENT CIGARS IN THE COUNTRY. THE TROUBLE IS THEY COST A QUARTER. WHAT THIS COUNTRY NEEDS IS A GOOD FIVE-CENT NICKEL.
- FRANKLIN P. ADAMS

TO ERR IS HUMAN; TO FORGIVE, INFREQUENT.
- FRANKLIN P. ADAMS

TOO MUCH TRUTH IS UNCOUTH.
- FRANKLIN P. ADAMS