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)
“Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.”
“I predict future happiness for Americans if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.”
As quoted in: "Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States", National Archives and Records Service, 1984, p. 672
“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
“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
“I believe in God, but not as one thing, not as an old man in the sky. I believe that what people call God is something in all of us. I believe that what Jesus and Mohammed and Buddha and all the rest said was right. It's just that the translations have gone wrong.”
Press Conference at Astor Towers Hotel, August 11 1966