Quotes by American authors

American FlagAmerican culture is a fusion of different suggestions, beliefs, and customs that has actually led to a distinct and also vivid culture. From the earliest days of the American swarms to the present day, American thinkers, writers, as well as leaders have actually offered knowledge as well as insight that continues to inspire individuals around the world. Whether it's a quote from a Founding Father, a line from a timeless novel, or a soundbite from a modern political leader, American quotes have the capacity to record the spirit and suitables of the nation. From inspiring words of patriotism to insights right into the human problem, American quotes provide something for everybody. Whether you are looking for support, motivation, or just a deeper understanding of American society, the knowledge of these quotes will surely enlighten and also enrich your life.
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Small: Love is like war: easy to begin but very hard to stop
H. L. Mencken
"Love is like war: easy to begin but very hard to stop"
H. L. Mencken, Writer
Small: If you cannot be a poet, be the poem
"If you cannot be a poet, be the poem"
David Carradine, Actor
Small: Buildings should serve people, not the other way around
John Portman
"Buildings should serve people, not the other way around"
John Portman, Architect
Small: Music is my religion
Jimi Hendrix
"Music is my religion"
Jimi Hendrix, Musician
Small: Im not buddy-buddy with the players. If they need a buddy, let them buy a dog
"I'm not buddy-buddy with the players. If they need a buddy, let them buy a dog"
Whitey Herzog, Athlete
Small: Talent in cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of
Stephen King
"Talent in cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work"
Stephen King, Author
Small: Ah, mastery... what a profoundly satisfying feeling when one finally gets on top of a new set of skills...
"Ah, mastery... what a profoundly satisfying feeling when one finally gets on top of a new set of skills... and then sees the light under the new door those skills can open, even as another door is closing"
Gail Sheehy, Writer
Small: The time to relax is when you dont have time for it
"The time to relax is when you don't have time for it"
Sydney J. Harris, Journalist
Small: Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow
Anthony J. D'Angelo
"Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow"
Anthony J. D'Angelo, Author
Small: The philosophy of one century is the common sense of the next
Henry Ward Beecher
"The philosophy of one century is the common sense of the next"
Henry Ward Beecher, Clergyman
Small: Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success
Ben Sweetland
"Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success"
Ben Sweetland, Author
Small: Success is a journey, not a destination
Ben Sweetland
"Success is a journey, not a destination"
Ben Sweetland, Author
Small: Some memories are realities, and are better than anything that can ever happen to one again
Willa Cather
"Some memories are realities, and are better than anything that can ever happen to one again"
Willa Cather, Author
Small: As full lines of battle could not be handled through the thick wood, I ordered the advance of the six brigades
"As full lines of battle could not be handled through the thick wood, I ordered the advance of the six brigades by heavy skirmish lines, to be followed by stronger supporting lines"
James Longstreet, Soldier
Small: Tip the world over on its side and everything loose will land in Los Angeles
Frank Lloyd Wright
"Tip the world over on its side and everything loose will land in Los Angeles"
Frank Lloyd Wright, Architect
Small: I think its fair to say that personal computers have become the most empowering tool weve ever created.
Bill Gates
"I think it's fair to say that personal computers have become the most empowering tool we've ever created. They're tools of communication, they're tools of creativity, and they can be shaped by their user"
Bill Gates, Businessman
Small: Mother love is the fuel that enables a normal human being to do the impossible
Marion C. Garretty
"Mother love is the fuel that enables a normal human being to do the impossible"
Marion C. Garretty, Poet
Small: Im interested in playing, not working
"I'm interested in playing, not working"
Don Van Vliet, Artist
Small: Cats and monkeys monkeys and cats all human life is there
Henry James
"Cats and monkeys; monkeys and cats; all human life is there"
Henry James, Writer
Small: One of the tests of leadership is the ability to recognize a problem before it becomes an emergency
Arnold H. Glasow
"One of the tests of leadership is the ability to recognize a problem before it becomes an emergency"
Arnold H. Glasow, Businessman
Small: A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body
Benjamin Franklin
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body"
Benjamin Franklin, Politician
Small: Our Father and Our God, unto thee, O Lord we lift our souls
William Pennington
"Our Father and Our God, unto thee, O Lord we lift our souls"
William Pennington, Politician
Small: We cannot hold a torch to light anothers path without brightening our own
Ben Sweetland
"We cannot hold a torch to light another's path without brightening our own"
Ben Sweetland, Author
Small: Success isnt a result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire
Arnold H. Glasow
"Success isn't a result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire"
Arnold H. Glasow, Businessman
Small: A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit
Arnold H. Glasow
"A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit"
Arnold H. Glasow, Businessman
Small: Finds progress, mans distinctive mark alone, Not Gods, and not the beasts God is, they are, Man partly is, and
"Finds progress, man's distinctive mark alone, Not God's, and not the beast's; God is, they are, Man partly is, and wholly hopes to be"
Robert Browning Hamilton, Writer
Small: Prestige is the shadow of money and power
C. Wright Mills
"Prestige is the shadow of money and power"
C. Wright Mills, Sociologist
Small: Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine
Anthony J. D'Angelo
"Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine"
Anthony J. D'Angelo, Author
Small: You cant get rid of poverty by giving people money
P. J. O'Rourke
"You can't get rid of poverty by giving people money"
P. J. O'Rourke, Journalist
Small: Just because everything is different doesnt mean anything has changed
"Just because everything is different doesn't mean anything has changed"
Irene Peter, Writer
Small: A society that has more justice is a society that needs less charity
Ralph Nader
"A society that has more justice is a society that needs less charity"
Ralph Nader, Lawyer
Small: The highest form of vanity is love of fame
George Santayana
"The highest form of vanity is love of fame"
George Santayana, Philosopher
Small: If I ever completely lost my nervousness I would be frightened half to death
"If I ever completely lost my nervousness I would be frightened half to death"
Paul Lynde, Comedian
Small: The trust of the innocent is the liars most useful tool
Stephen King
"The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool"
Stephen King, Author
Small: It does not take a majority to prevail... but rather an irate, tireless minority, keen on setting brushfires o
Samuel Adams
"It does not take a majority to prevail... but rather an irate, tireless minority, keen on setting brushfires of freedom in the minds of men"
Samuel Adams, Revolutionary
Small: The young man knows the rules, but the old man knows the exceptions
Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.
"The young man knows the rules, but the old man knows the exceptions"
Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr., Poet
Small: In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way
Franklin D. Roosevelt
"In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way"
Franklin D. Roosevelt, President
Small: The past actually happened but history is only what someone wrote down
"The past actually happened but history is only what someone wrote down"
A. Whitney Brown, Comedian
Small: I feel happy to terrify kids
R. L. Stine
"I feel happy to terrify kids"
R. L. Stine, Writer
Small: A company is only as good as the people it keeps
Mary Kay Ash
"A company is only as good as the people it keeps"
Mary Kay Ash, Businesswoman
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