quote Famous Quotes


Marie Curie
Source/Notes:
As quoted in White Coat Tales : Medicine's Heroes, Heritage and Misadventures (2007) by Robert B. Taylor, p. 141
Niccolo Machiavelli
Source/Notes:
The Prince (1513). Variant translations: "for they knew that such wars cannot be avoided, only postponed to the advantage of others" ; "for you do not thus avoid war, you only postpone it"
Pierre Beaumarchais
Source/Notes:
Le Barbier de Séville (1775), Act I, Scene II
Mahatma Gandhi
Source/Notes:
As reported in: Gandhi, the Forgotten Mahatma (Mittal Publications, 1987) by Jagdish Chandra Jain, p. 9
Woody Allen
Source/Notes:
Also found in Quotations According to Woody Allen from the New York Times, 1 December 1975.