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Find quotes from the famous, and the not so famous throughout history. Select an individual to view their quotes:

Farmers Almanac

A friend is someone who can see through you and still enjoys the show.

Felix Frankfurter

Wisdom too often never comes, and so one ought not to reject it merely because it comes late.

Francis Bacon

Age appears best in four things: old wood to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust and old authors to read.

Francois De La Rochefoucauld

Everyone complains of his memory, and nobody complains of his judgment.

Frank A. Clark

We ought to be careful not to do for a fellow what we only intended to help him do.

Frank Lloyd Wright

Freedom is from within.

Frederick the Great

A man who seeks truth and loves it must be reckoned precious to any human society.

French Proverb

There is no pillow so soft as a clear conscience.

Freya Stark

We love those people who give with humility, or who accept with ease.

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

And those who were seen dancing were thought insane by those who could not hear the music.

If we have our own “why” of life, we can bear almost any “how.”

Maturity means reaquiring the seriousness one had as a child at play.

Fritz Muliar

Man shies away from nothing as from a rendezvous with himself–which makes the entertainment industry what it is.

G. K. Chesterton

There are no rules of architecture for a castle in the clouds.

The home is not the one tame place in the world of adventure. It is the one wild place in the world of rules and set tasks.

Do not free a camel of the burden of his hump; you may be freeing him from being a camel.

Gabrielle Roy

Of all things that can happen to us, triumph is the most difficult to endure when we are alone. Deprived of witnesses, it shrinks at once.

Gail Sheehy

No sooner do we think we have assembled a comfortable life than we find a piece of ourselves that has no place to fit in.

Galileo Galilei

All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them.

Garth Henrichs

One does not make friends. One recognizes them.

Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf

The truth of the matter is that you always know the right thing to do. The hard part is doing it.

Gen. Omar N. Bradley

We need to learn to set our course by the stars, not by the lights of every passing ship.