Quote authors that start with letter W

AuthorNationalityProfessionYear
W. Averell HarrimanAmericanPolitician1891 - 1986
W. C. FieldsAmericanComedian1880 - 1946
W. Clement StoneAmericanBusinessman1902 - 2002
W. E. B. Du BoisAmericanWriter1868 - 1963
W. Edwards DemingAmericanScientist1900 - 1993
W. Eugene SmithAmericanPhotographer1918 - 1978
W. G. SebaldGermanWriter1944 - 2001
W. H. AudenEnglishPoet1907 - 1973
W. H. DaviesWelshPoet1871 - 1940
W. H. MurrayScottishAthlete1913 - 1996
W. L. GeorgeEnglishWriter 
W. Mark FeltAmericanPublic Servant1913 - 2008
W. Richard Stevens Scientist1909 - 1999
W. S. MerwinAmericanPoet1927 -
W. Somerset MaughamBritishPlaywright1874 - 1965
Wade BoggsAmericanAthlete1958 -
Walid JumblattLebanesePolitician1949 -
Walker EvansAmericanPhotographer1903 - 1975
Walker PercyAmericanWriter1916 - 1990
Wallace ShawnAmericanActor1943 -
Wallace StegnerAmericanNovelist1909 - 1993
Wallace StevensAmericanPoet1879 - 1955
Wallis SimpsonAmericanRoyalty1895 - 1986
Wally AmosAmericanBusinessman1936 -
Wally GeorgeAmericanCelebrity1931 - 2003
Wally LambAmericanAuthor 
Wally SchirraAmericanAstronaut1923 - 2007
Walt AlstonAmericanAthlete1911 - 1984
Walt DisneyAmericanCartoonist1901 - 1966
Walt KellyAmericanCartoonist1913 - 1973
Walt WhitmanAmericanPoet1819 - 1892
Walter AndersonGermanWriter1885 - 1962
Walter AnnenbergAmericanBusinessman1908 - 2002
Walter BagehotEnglishAuthor1826 - 1877
Walter BeckerAmericanMusician1950 -
Walter BenjaminGermanCritic1892 - 1940
Walter ChryslerAmericanInventor1875 - 1940
Walter CraneEnglishArtist1845 - 1915
Walter CronkiteAmericanJournalist1916 - 2009
Walter de La MareEnglishPoet 
Walter DurantyAmericanJournalist 
Walter ElliotScottishPolitician1888 - 1958
Walter F. MondaleAmericanLawyer1928 -
Walter GilbertAmericanScientist1932 -
Walter GropiusGermanArchitect1883 - 1969
Walter HagenAmericanAthlete1892 - 1969
Walter HillAmericanDirector1942 -
Walter IsaacsonAmericanWriter1952 -
Walter JohnsonAmericanAthlete1887 - 1946
Walter Jon WilliamsAmericanWriter1953 -
Walter KaufmannGermanPhilosopher1921 - 1980
Walter KerrAmericanCritic1913 - 1996
Walter KoenigAmericanActor1936 -
Walter KohnAustrianPhysicist1923 -
Walter LangAmericanDirector1896 - 1972
Walter LeggeBritishBusinessman1906 - 1979
Walter LippmannAmericanJournalist1889 - 1974
Walter LordAmericanAuthor1917 - 2002
Walter MapWelshWriter 
Walter MartinAmericanClergyman1928 - 1989
Walter MatthauAmericanActor1920 - 2000
Walter MosleyAmericanNovelist1952 -
Walter MurchAmericanEditor1943 -
Walter PaterEnglishCritic1839 - 1894
Walter PidgeonCanadianActor1897 - 1984
Walter RaleighEnglishExplorer 
Walter RauschenbuschAmericanWriter1861 - 1918
Walter Reisch Scientist 
Walter Rudolf HessSwissScientist1881 - 1973
Walter SallesBrazilianDirector1956 -
Walter Savage LandorEnglishPoet1775 - 1864
Walter ScottScottishNovelist1771 - 1832
Walter SmithScottishAthlete1948 -
Walter UlbrichtGermanPolitician1893 - 1973
Walter WagerAmericanNovelist1924 - 2004
Walter WashingtonAmericanPolitician1915 - 2003
Walter WinchellAmericanJournalist1897 - 1972
Walter WristonAmericanBusinessman1919 - 2005
Walther BotheGermanPhysicist1891 - 1957
Wanda JacksonAmericanMusician1937 -
Wanda SykesAmericanComedian1964 -
Wangari MaathaiKenyanActivist1940 - 2011
Ward McAllisterAmericanCelebrity 
Warren BeattyAmericanActor1937 -
Warren BennisAmericanWriter1925 -
Warren BuffettAmericanBusinessman1930 -
Warren ChristopherAmericanStatesman1925 - 2011
Warren CuccurulloAmericanMusician1956 -
Warren De la RueBritishScientist1815 - 1889
Warren E. BurgerAmericanJudge1907 - 1995
Warren FarrellAmericanWriter1943 -
Warren G. Bennis Psychologist 
Warren G. HardingAmericanPresident1865 - 1923
Warren JeffsAmericanCriminal1955 -
Warren MitchellAustralianActor1926 -
Warren R. AustinAmericanPolitician1877 - 1962
Warren RudmanAmericanPolitician1930 -
Warren SpahnAmericanAthlete1921 - 2003
Warren WeaverAmericanScientist1894 - 1978
Warren ZevonAmericanMusician1947 - 2003
Warwick DavisEnglishActor1970 -
Washington IrvingAmericanWriter1783 - 1859
Wassily KandinskyRussianArtist1866 - 1944
Waverley Lewis RootAmericanJournalist1903 - 1982
Wavy GravyAmericanActivist1936 -
Waylon JenningsAmericanMusician1937 - 2002
Wayne AllardAmericanPolitician1943 -
Wayne BradyAmericanComedian1972 -
Wayne CoyneAmericanMusician1961 -
Wayne DyerAmericanPsychologist1940 -
Wayne GretzkyCanadianAthlete1961 -
Wayne Kramer  
Wayne NewtonAmericanMusician1942 -
Wayne RogersAmericanActor1933 -
Wayne RooneyEnglishAthlete1985 -
Wayne White  
Wayne Wonder Musician1966 -
Wellington MaraAmericanBusinessman1916 - 2005
Wen Ho LeeAmericanScientist1939 -
Wendell BerryAmericanPoet1934 -
Wendell Mayes  
Wendell PhillipsAmericanActivist1811 - 1884
Wendell WillkieAmericanLawyer1892 - 1944
Wendie MalickAmericanActress1950 -
Wendy CarlosAmericanMusician1939 -
Wendy CopeEnglishPoet1945 -
Wendy WassersteinAmericanPlaywright1950 - 2006
Wentworth MillerEnglishActor1972 -
Werner HeisenbergGermanPhysicist1901 - 1976
Werner HerzogGermanDirector1942 -
Werner KlempererGermanActor1920 - 2000
Wernher von BraunGermanScientist1912 - 1977
Wes AndersonAmericanWriter1969 -
Wes BentleyAmericanActor1978 -
Wes BorlandAmericanMusician1975 -
Wes BoydAmericanActivist 
Wes CravenAmericanDirector1939 -
Wes MontgomeryAmericanMusician1925 -
Wesley ClarkAmericanSoldier1944 -
Wesley Ruggles  
Whitey FordAmericanAthlete1928 -
Whitey HerzogAmericanAthlete1931 -
Whitfield DiffieAmericanScientist1944 -
Whitley StrieberAmericanWriter1945 -
Whitney HoustonAmericanMusician1963 -
Whitney M. YoungAmericanActivist1921 - 1971
Whittaker ChambersAmericanWriter1901 - 1961
Whoopi GoldbergAmericanActress1949 -
Wietse VenemaDutchScientist 
Wil WheatonAmericanActor1972 -
Wilbur MillsAmericanPolitician1909 - 1992
Wilbur WrightAmericanInventor1867 - 1912
Wild Bill HickokAmericanCelebrity1837 - 1876
Wiley PostAmericanAviator1898 - 1935
Wilferd A. Peterson  
Wilford BrimleyAmericanActor1924 -
Wilford O. Cross  
Wilfred BurchettAustralianJournalist1911 - 1983
Wilfred GrenfellWelshActivist1865 - 1940
Wilfred OwenEnglishSoldier1893 - 1918
Wilfrid LaurierCanadianStatesman1841 - 1919
Wilhelm DiltheyGermanHistorian1833 - 1911
Wilhelm FrickGermanCelebrity1877 - 1946
Wilhelm KeitelGermanCelebrity1882 - 1946
Wilhelm OstwaldGermanScientist1853 - 1932
Wilhelm ReichAustrianPsychologist1897 - 1957
Wilhelm SteinitzAmericanCelebrity1836 - 1900
Wilhelm von HumboldtGermanEducator1767 - 1835
Wilhelm WundtGermanPsychologist1832 - 1920
Wilkie CollinsEnglishNovelist1824 - 1889
Will AdamsEnglishExplorer1564 - 1620
Will ArnettCanadianActor1970 -
Will Carleton  
Will ChampionEnglishMusician1978 -
Will CuppyAmericanWriter1884 - 1949
Will DurantAmericanHistorian1885 - 1981
Will DurstAmericanWriter 
Will EisnerAmericanCartoonist1917 - 2005
Will EstesAmericanActor1978 -
Will FerrellAmericanComedian1967 -
Will FriedleAmericanActor1976 -
Will HarveyAmericanBusinessman 
Will M. Cook  
Will McDonoughAmericanWriter1935 - 2003
Will OldhamAmericanMusician1970 -
Will RogersAmericanActor1879 - 1935
Will SmithAmericanActor1968 -
Will ThomasAmericanNovelist 
Will WrightAmericanScientist1960 -
Willa CatherAmericanAuthor1873 - 1947
Willa FordAmericanMusician1981 -
Willard GaylinAmericanScientist 
Willard ScottAmericanEntertainer1934 -
Willard Van Orman Quine 1908 - 2000
Willem DafoeAmericanActor1955 -
Willem de KooningAmericanArtist1904 - 1997
William AdamsEnglishExplorer1564 - 1620
William Albert Allard Photographer 
William Alexander  
William Alexander HenryCanadianLawyer1816 - 1888
William AllanScottishArtist 
William Allen Butler  
William Allen WhiteAmericanEditor1868 - 1944
William AllinghamIrishPoet1821 - 1889
William AmesEnglishPhilosopher 
William Arthur WardAmericanWriter 
William B. Riley  
William BaldwinAmericanActor1963 -
William BantingEnglishCelebrity1796 - 1878
William BarclayScottishTheologian1907 - 1978
William BartramAmericanEnvironmentalist1739 - 1823
William BeebeAmericanExplorer1877 - 1962
William Bell  
William BennettAmericanPolitician1943 -
William BernbachAmericanBusinessman1911 - 1982
William BeveridgeEnglishEconomist1879 - 1963
William BillingsAmericanComposer1746 - 1800
William BlackstoneEnglishJudge1723 - 1780
William BlakeEnglishPoet1757 - 1827
William BlighBritishSoldier1754 - 1817
William BlumAmericanAuthor 
William BolcomAmericanComposer1938 -
William BoothBritishLeader1829 - 1912
William BroomeEnglishPoet 
William Burroughs  
William Butler YeatsIrishPoet1865 - 1939
William C. BryantAmericanPoet1794 - 1878
William CamdenEnglishHistorian 
William CartwrightEnglishDramatist1611 - 1643
William CavendishBritishPublic Servant 
William Christopher HandyAmericanMusician1873 - 1958
William CobbettEnglishPolitician1763 - 1835
William CongreveEnglishPoet1670 - 1729
William CowperEnglishPoet1731 - 1800
William DampierEnglishExplorer1908 - 1908
William DavenantEnglishPoet 
William Dean HowellsAmericanAuthor1837 - 1920
William DevaneAmericanActor1940 -
William Drummond  
William DunbarScottishPoet1459 - 1520
William E. Geist  
William E. GladstoneBritishLeader1809 - 1898
William E. SimonAmericanPublic Servant1927 - 2000
William Edward HicksonBritishWriter1803 - 1870
William Ellery ChanningAmericanWriter1780 - 1842
William EmersonEnglishMathematician1701 - 1782
William Ernest HenleyEnglishPoet1849 - 1903
William Ernest HockingAmericanPhilosopher 
William F. Buckley, Jr.AmericanJournalist1925 - 2008
William FalconerScottishPoet 
William FaulknerAmericanNovelist1897 - 1962
William FeatherAmericanAuthor1889 - 1981
William FloydAmericanPolitician1734 - 1821
William Frederick Book  
William FriedkinAmericanDirector1939 -
William GaddisAmericanNovelist1922 - 1998
William Gass  
William GibsonAmericanWriter1948 -
William GilbertBritishComposer1836 - 1911
William Gilmore SimmsAmericanNovelist 
William GlasserAmericanPsychologist 
William GodwinEnglishWriter1756 - 1836
William GoldingEnglishNovelist1911 - 1993
William GoldmanAmericanNovelist1931 -
William Graham SumnerAmericanBusinessman 
William GreiderAmericanAuthor 
William Griffith WilsonAmericanCelebrity1895 - 1971
William GurnallEnglishAuthor 
William H. HuntAmericanSoldier1823 - 1884
William H. MacyAmericanActor1950 -
William H. O'ConnellAmericanClergyman1859 - 1944
William H. SewardAmericanPolitician1801 - 1872
William H. WhartonAmericanPolitician1802 - 1839
William Hague 1961 -
William HallCanadianSoldier1827 - 1904
William HamiltonScottishPolitician 
William Hamilton MaxwellIrishNovelist 
William HarveyEnglishScientist1578 - 1657
William HazlittEnglishCritic1778 - 1830
William Heath RobinsonBritishCartoonist1872 - 1944
William Henry AshleyAmericanBusinessman 
William Henry HarrisonAmericanPresident1773 - 1841
William Henry HudsonBritishAuthor1841 - 1922
William Henry MoodyAmericanPolitician1853 - 1917
William HerschelBritishScientist1738 - 1822
William HogarthBritishArtist1697 - 1764
William HooperAmericanPolitician1742 - 1790
William Howard TaftAmericanPresident1857 - 1930
William HullAmericanSoldier1753 - 1825
William HungAmericanEntertainer1983 -
William HurtAmericanActor1950 -
William Irwin ThompsonAmericanPhilosopher1938 -
William J. BrennanAmericanJudge1906 - 1997
William J. Brennan, Jr.AmericanJudge1906 - 1997
William J. ClintonAmericanPresident1946 -
William J. H. BoetckerAmericanClergyman 
William J. MayoAmericanScientist1861 - 1939
William J. PerryAmericanPolitician1927 -
William J. Wilson  
William Jackson  
William JamesAmericanPhilosopher1842 - 1910
William Jennings BryanAmericanLawyer1860 - 1925
William Jennings Bryant  
William JeromeAmericanMusician 
William John WillsEnglishScientist 
William JoyceAmericanAuthor1906 - 1946
William KempeEnglishActor 
William KentEnglishArchitect 
William KiddScottishExplorer 
William Kingdon CliffordEnglishMathematician1845 - 1879
William KirbyEnglishScientist1759 - 1850
William KraftAmericanMusician 
William KunstlerAmericanActivist1919 - 1995
William L. JenkinsAmericanPolitician1936 -
William LabovAmericanWriter1927 -
William Lamb MelbourneBritishPolitician1779 - 1848
William Langewiesche  
William LaudEnglishClergyman1573 - 1645
William LawEnglishClergyman 
William Least Heat-MoonAmericanWriter1939 -
William LillyEnglishCelebrity1602 - 1681
William Lloyd GarrisonAmericanJournalist1805 - 1879
William Lyon Mackenzie KingCanadianPolitician1874 - 1950
William Lyon PhelpsAmericanEducator1865 - 1943
William M. DaleyAmericanPolitician1948 -
William Makepeace ThackerayEnglishNovelist1811 - 1863
William ManchesterAmericanHistorian1922 - 2004
William MastersAmericanScientist1915 - 2001
William Maxwell AitkenCanadianBusinessman1879 - 1964
William McFeeAmericanWriter1881 - 1966
William Merritt ChaseAmericanArtist1849 - 1916
William MintoScottishWriter1845 - 1893
William MorrisEnglishDesigner1834 - 1896
William Moulton MarstonAmericanPsychologist1893 - 1947
William O. DouglasAmericanJudge1898 - 1980
William OdomAmericanSoldier1932 - 2008
William OslerCanadianScientist1849 - 1919
William P. BundyAmericanHistorian1917 - 2000
William P. LeahyAmericanEducator 
William PennEnglishLeader1644 - 1718
William PenningtonAmericanLawyer1796 - 1862
William PepperAmericanScientist1843 - 1898
William Peter BlattyAmericanWriter1928 -
William PetersenAmericanActor1953 -
William PettyEnglishEconomist1623 - 1687
William PittBritishLeader1759 - 1806
William PlomerSouth AfricanWriter1903 - 1973
William PollardEnglishClergyman1828 - 1893
William PowellAmericanActor1892 - 1984
William ProxmireAmericanPolitician1915 - 2005
William R. AlgerAmericanWriter 
William R. Benet  
William Ralph IngeEnglishClergyman1860 - 1954
William RamsayScottishScientist1852 - 1916
William RandolphAmericanPolitician 
William Randolph HearstAmericanPublisher1863 - 1951
William Redington HewlettAmericanBusinessman1913 - 2001
William Robertson SmithScottishScientist1846 - 1894
William RowleyEnglishDramatist 
William RuckelshausAmericanLawyer1932 -
William S. BurroughsAmericanWriter1914 - 1997
William S. HartAmericanActor1864 - 1946
William S. PaleyAmericanBusinessman1901 - 1990
William SafireAmericanAuthor1929 - 2009
William SandersonAmericanActor1948 -
William Scott  
William ScrantonAmericanPolitician1917 -
William ShakespeareEnglishDramatist1564 - 1616
William ShatnerCanadianActor1931 -
William ShenstoneEnglishPoet1714 - 1763
William ShirleyBritishPolitician 
William StaffordAmericanPoet1914 - 1993
William Standish KnowlesAmericanScientist1917 -
William Strunk, Jr.AmericanWriter1869 - 1946
William StyronAmericanNovelist1925 -
William TaylorBritishWriter 
William Tecumseh ShermanAmericanSoldier1820 - 1891
William Temple  
William ThomasAmericanAthlete1968 -
William Throsby BridgesAustralianSoldier1861 - 1915
William TrevorIrishWriter1928 -
William TrogdonAmericanAuthor 
William TurnerBritishScientist 
William TyndaleEnglishClergyman 
William VickreyCanadianEducator1914 - 1996
William WallaceScottishRevolutionary 
William WarburtonEnglishCritic1698 - 1779
William Watson  
William WeaverEnglishAuthor1923 -
William WeldAmericanPolitician1945 -
William Wells BrownAmericanActivist 
William WestmorelandAmericanSoldier1914 - 2005
William WhewellEnglishPhilosopher1794 - 1866
William WhippleAmericanPolitician1730 - 1785
William WhitelawBritishPolitician1918 - 1999
William WilberforceEnglishPolitician1759 - 1833
William WileyAmericanSoldier 
William Winwood ReadeScottishHistorian 
William WirtAmericanStatesman1772 - 1834
William WordsworthEnglishPoet1770 - 1850
William WycherleyEnglishDramatist 
William WylerAmericanDirector1902 - 1981
Willie AamesAmericanActor1960 -
Willie DixonAmericanMusician1915 - 1992
Willie GreenAmericanAthlete1981 -
Willie HerentonAmericanPolitician1940 -
Willie MaysAmericanAthlete1931 -
Willie MorrisAmericanWriter1934 - 1999
Willie NelsonAmericanMusician1933 -
Willie StargellAmericanAthlete1940 - 2001
Willy LeyGermanWriter1906 - 1969
Wilma MankillerCherokeeStatesman1945 - 2010
Wilma RudolphAmericanAthlete1940 - 1994
Wilmer ValderramaAmericanActor1980 -
Wilson Greatbatch Inventor 
Wilson MiznerAmericanDramatist1876 - 1933
Wilt ChamberlainAmericanAthlete1936 - 1999
Wim WendersGermanDirector1945 -
Winfield Scott HancockAmericanSoldier1824 - 1886
Winifred HoltbyEnglishNovelist1898 - 1935
Wink MartindaleAmericanEntertainer1934 -
Winona RyderAmericanActress1971 -
Winston ChurchillEnglishStatesman1874 - 1965
Winston GrahamEnglishNovelist1908 - 2003
Winthrop RockefellerAmericanPolitician1912 - 1973
Wislawa SzymborskaPolishPoet1923 -
Witold PileckiPolishSoldier1901 - 1948
Wojciech JaruzelskiPolishLeader1923 -
Wolcott GibbsAmericanWriter1902 - 1958
Wole SoyinkaNigerianDramatist1934 -
Wolfgang Amadeus MozartAustrianMusician1756 - 1791
Wolfgang HildesheimerGermanAuthor1916 - 1991
Wolfgang PetersenGermanDirector1941 -
Wolfgang StaudteGermanDirector1906 - 1984
Wolfman JackAmericanEntertainer1938 - 1995
Woodrow Wilson  
Woody AllenAmericanDirector1935 -
Woody GuthrieAmericanMusician1912 - 1967
Woody HarrelsonAmericanActor1961 -
Woody HayesAmericanCoach1913 - 1987
Woody HermanAmericanMusician1913 - 1987
Wu YiChinesePolitician 
Wyclef JeanAmericanMusician1972 -
Wyndham LewisEnglishAuthor1882 - 1957
Wynn BullockAmericanPhotographer1902 - 1975
Wynonna JuddAmericanMusician1964 -
Wynton MarsalisAmericanMusician1961 -