People Quotes (2,000+ quotes)
“Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. Don't be trapped by dogma - which is living with the results of other people's thinking. Don't let the noise of others' opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition.”
Address at Stanford University (2005) - youtube.com/watch?v=UF8uR6Z6KLc
As quoted by Ernst Straus in Einstein: A Centenary Volume by A.P. French (1980), p. 32.
“I look to a day when people will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.”
―Martin Luther King, Jr.
I Have A Dream (1963)
“My people will sleep for one hundred years, but when they awake, it will be the artists who give them their spirit back.”
As quoted in The Defiant Imagination : Why Culture Matters (2004) by Max Wyman, p. 85
“If there were in the world today any large number of people who desired their own happiness more than they desired the unhappiness of others, we could have a paradise in a few years.”
As quoted in Think, Vol. 27 (1961), p. 32
“I love people who make me laugh. I honestly think it's the thing I like most, to laugh. It cures a multitude of ills. It's probably the most important thing in a person.”
As quoted in: Vanity Fair, Volume 54 (1991), p. 136
As quoted in: Reader's digest quotable quotes: wit and wisdom for all occasions from America's most popular magazine, 1997 - ISBN: 9780895779250
“Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.”
Originally said by Jesse T. Carr (born in 1926, was head of Teamsters Union Local 959, Anchorage). Quoted in: Newsweek 27 Sept. 1976