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Quotations About Fame

16 Popular Fame Quotes And Sayings 

quotes on fame1. Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be
careful.
- John Wooden

2. I want a billion people to know my name as well as they know their own. I want to clone myself to fame.
- Jarod Kintz

3. Fame has only the span of the day, they say. But to live in the hearts of people - that is worth something.
- Ouida 

4. Fame is a vapor, popularity an accident, and riches take wings. Only one thing endures and that is character.
- Horace Greeley

5. A life without fame can be a good life, but fame without a life is no life at all.
- Clive James

6. Fame is a very confusing thing, because you are recognized by a lot of people that you've never seen before, and they're at a great advantage.
- Scott Hamilton 

7. Fame is empowering. My mistake was that I thought I would instinctively know how to handle it. But there's no manual, no training course.
- Charlie Sheen

8. Everyone has the power for greatness, not for fame but greatness, because greatness is determined by service.
- Martin Luther King

9. Fame is like a river, that beareth up things light and swollen, and drowns things weighty and solid.
- Francis Bacon

10. To want fame is to prefer dying scorned than forgotten. 
- Emil Cioran

11. Fame often makes a writer vain, but seldom makes him proud.
- W.H Auden

12. Even best things are not equal to their fame.
- Henry David Thoreau

13. All the fame you should look for in life is to have live it quietly.
- Michel Eyquem

14. If you come to fame not understanding who you are, it will define who you are.
- Oprah Winfrey

15. Fame is the beauty parlor of the dead.
- Benjamin DeCasseres

16. He who pursues fame at the risk of losing his self is not a scholar.
- Chuang-tzu

Immortality Quotations And Sayings

Popular Quotes And Sayings About Immortality 

quotes on immortality1. If something comes to life in others because of you, then you have made an approach to immortality. 
- Norman Cousins

2. Share your knowledge. It is a way to achieve immortality.
- Dalai Lama

3. We are immortal until our work on earth is done.
- George Whitefield

4. The key to immortality is first living a life worth remembering.
- Bruce Lee

5. A human is mortal, and his only chance of immortality is to leave something immortal on earth.
- William Faulkner 

6. Once in one's life, for one mortal moment, one must make a grab for immortality; if not, one has not lived.
- Sylvester Stallone 

7. Immortality is to live your life doing goods things, and leaving your mark behind.
- Brandon Lee

8. That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
- Swami Vivekananda 

9. To himself everyone is immortal; he may know that he is going to die, but he can never know that he is dead.
- Samuel Butler

10. Immortality can be achieved only by continuous acts of kindness.
- Lord Buddha

11. Man reckons with immortality, and forgets to reckon with death.
- Milan Kundera

12. Do not believe yourself healthy. Immortality is health; this life is a long sickness.
- St. Augustine

13. Our hope of immortality does not come from any religions, but nearly all religions come from that hope.
- Robert Ingersoll

14. I have good hope that there is something after death.
- Plato

15. The influence of each human being on others in this life is a kind of immortality. 
- John Quincy Adams

16. We all die. The goal isn't to live forever, the goal is to create something that will.
- Chuck Palahniuk 

Quotes And Sayings On Slavery

Collection Of Sayings And Quotations About Slavery

slavery quotes1. Emancipate yourselves from mental slavery, none but ourselves can free our minds.
- Marcus Garvey

2. Poverty is not an accident. Like slavery and apartheid, it is man-made and can be removed by the actions of human beings.
- Nelson Mandela

3. Knowledge makes a man unfit to be a slave.
- Frederick Douglass

4. Slavery has never been abolished from America's way of thinking.
- Nina Simone

5. Slavery must cease to exist. There can be no doubt on this subject.
- Elijah P. Lovejoy 

6. A slave is one who waits for someone to come and free him.
- Ezra Pound

7. Any unarmed people are slaves, or are subject to slavery at any given moment.
- Huey Newton

8. A life of reaction is a life of slavery, intellectually and spiritually. One must fight for a life of action, not reaction.
- Rita M. Brown

9. Where slavery is, there liberty cannot be; and where liberty is, there slavery cannot.
- Abraham Lincoln

10. The prolonged slavery of women is darkest page in human history.
- Elizabeth Cady Stanton 

11. Disobedience is the true foundation of liberty. The obedient must be slaves.
- Henry David Thoreau

12. Hatred, slavery's inevitable aftermath.
- Jose Marti

13. Slavery is an institution for converting men to monkeys.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

14. If you are living out of a sense of obligation you are slave.
- Wayne Dyer

15. We have to make it clear to the multi-nationals that slavery is too high a price to pay for cheap goods.
- Kevin Bales

Quotes And Sayings On Evolution

Most Popular Quotations About Evolution

evolution quotes1. When people really understand the Big Bang and the whole sweep of the evolution of the universe, it will be clear that humans are fairly insignificant.
- George Smoot

2. Evolution, of course, is not something that simply applies to life here on earth; it applies to the whole universe.
- John Polkinghorne 

3. The evolution of knowledge is toward simplicity, not complexity.
- L. Ron Hubbard

4. Most people hate the idea of evolution because they realize that if it were working properly, they'd been dead.
- Unknown

5. Change is at the very core of evolution and without it, all creatures would look alike and behave the same way.
- Martin Dansky

6. Evolution is most universally accepted among those who understand it, almost universally rejected by those who don't.
- Richard Dawkins

7. If evolution really works, how come mothers only have two hands?
- Milton Berle

8. In our evolution language has been the greatest single contribution to our understanding and misunderstanding.
- Rasheed Ogunlaru

9. We are the facilitators of our own creative evolution.
- Bill Hicks

10. Evolution acts slowly. Our psychological characteristics today are those that promoted reproductive success in the ancestral environment.
- Keith Henson

11. It is not the strongest or the most intelligent who will survive but those who can best manage change.
- Leon C. Megginson

12. All the evolution we know of proceeds from the vague to definite.
- Charles Sanders

13. Natural selection, as it has operated in human history, favors not only the clever but the murderous. 
- Barbara Ehrenreich 

14. The first step in the evolution of ethics is a sense of solidarity with other human beings.
- Albert Schweitzer 

Great Quotations About Despair

Set Of Famous Despair Quotes And Sayings

quotes on despair1. It is not despair, for despair is only for those who see the end beyond all doubt. We do not.
- J.R.R. Tolkien 

2. For happiness one needs security, but joy can spring like a flower even from the cliffs of despair.
- Anne Morrow

3. If I were a girl, I'd despair. The supply of good women far exceeds that of the men who deserve them.
- Robert Graves

4. Life begins on the other side of despair.
- Jean Paul

5. Don't despair: despair suggests you are in total control and know what is coming. You don't surrender to events with hope.
- Alain De Botton

6. Despair is the conclusion of fools.
- Benjamin Disraeli

7. There is hope after despair and many suns after darkness.
- Rumi

8. Never despair of a child. The one you weep the most for at the mercy-seat may fill your heart with the sweetest joys.
- Theodore L

9. Don't fan the flames of despair. Ignite the spark of hope instead.
- Doe Zantamata

10. Despair can be the nadir of one life and the starting point of an ascent into another, better one.
- Dean Koontz

11. The person who lives by hope will die by despair.
- Proverb

12. We draw our strength from the very despair in which we have been forced to live. We shall endure.
- Cesar Chavez

13. Good grace is painted on the canvas of despair.
- T.D Jakes

14. I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of despair.
- Joseph Addison

15. Despair is the damp of hell, as joy is the serenity of heaven.
- John Donne

Age Quotes And Sayings

Collection Of Wise Quotations About Age

quotes about age1. Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.
- Marl Twain

2. Age is not how old you are, but how many years of fun you've had.
- Matt Maldre 

3. Age is no barrier. It's a limitation you put on your mind.
- Jackie Joyner 

4. Growing old is compulsory, growing up is optional.
- Bob Monkhouse

5. No woman should ever be quite accurate about her age. It looks so calculating.
- Oscar Wilde

6. We are always the same age inside.
- Gertrude Stein

7. Age is no guarantee of maturity.
- Lawana Blackwell

8. Love knows no age, when you find true love, you will not care about the age difference, all you will care about is spending forever with him.
- Unknown

9. The older I grow, the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom.
- H.L. Mencken

10. A man is not old until regrets take the place of dreams.
- John Barrymore

11. Old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read.
- Francis Bacon

12. As I got older, I realize that the thing I value the most is good-heartedness. 
- Alice Walker

13. I truly believe that age - if you're healthy - age is just a number.
- Hugh Hefner

14. Old age is like everything else. To make a success of it, you've got to start young.
- Theodore Reesevelt

15. Age mellows some people; others it makes rotten.
- Unknown

16. We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing.
- George Bernard Shaw

17. The longer I live the more beautiful life becomes.
- Frank L. Wright

18. Age may wrinkle the face but lack of enthusiasm wrinkles the soul.
- Ancient Proverb

Quotations And Sayings On Gossip

Popular Sayings And Quotes About Gossip

gossip quotes1. The important thing isn't what other people think you are; it's who you are.
- Shannon L. Alder

2. Gossip is spread by wicked people. They stir up trouble and break up friendships.
- Proverb

3. Who gossips with you will gossip of you.
- Proverb

4. Don't waste your time with explanations: people only hear what they want to hear.
- Paulo Coelhe

5. Gossip is a very dangerous tool. We should be more wary of the gossiper, and not the gossip they're trying to relay to you.
- John Lydon

6. Without wood a fire goes out; without gossip a quarrel dies down.
- Holy Bible

7. Don't shrink yourself down by engaging in small, petty gossip. Rise above.
- Krystal Volney

8. Some people are addicted to gossip. Stay away from those people. Put your energy into following your dreams and doing good.
- Demi Lovato

9. Gossip can be entertaining occasionally, I've heard the most fascinating things about myself I never knew.
- Vanna Bonta

10. What you don't see with your eyes, don't witness with your mouth.
- Proverb

11. Gossip is a sort of smoke that comes from the dirty tobacco-pipes of those who diffuse it: it proves nothing but the bad taste of the smoker.
- George Eliot

12. Gossip is the art of saying nothing in a way that leaves practically nothing unsaid.
- Walter Winchell

13. Gossip, as usual, was one-third right and two-thirds wrong.
- L.M Montgomery

14. Gossip is what no one claims to like, but everybody enjoys.
- Joseph Conrad

15. Gossip serves no purpose other than to hear yourself talk.
- Catherine Pulsifer

Impressive Quotes On Adversity


Quotations And Sayings About Adversity
adversity quotes
1. Everyone is handed adversity in life. No one's journey is easy. It's how they handle it that makes people unique.
- Kevin Conroy

2. Sometimes adversity is what you need to face in order to become successful. 
- Zig Zagler

3. Adversity introduces a man to himself.
- Albert Einstein

4. In prosperity our friends know us; in adversity we know our friends.
- John Churton Collins

5. Good timber does not grow with ease. The stronger the wind the stronger the trees.
- Thomas S. Monson

6. Faith is tested in the face of adversity.
- Dune Elliot

7. Adversity, and perseverance and all these things can shape you. They can give you  a value and a self-esteem that is priceless.
- Scott Hamilton

8. Adversity brings knowledge and knowledge wisdom.
- Proverb

9. Adversity is like a strong wind. It tears away from us all but the things that can not be torn, so that we see ourselves as we really are.
- Arthur Golden

10. If the road is easy, you're likely going the wrong way.
- Terry Goodkind 

11. There is no education like adversity.
- Disraeli

12. Prosperity is a great teacher, adversity is a greater.
- William Hazlitt

13. Adversity is the mother of progress.
- Gandhi

14. Adversity is a fact of life. It can't be controlled. What we can control is how we react to it.
- Unknown

15. Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it.
- Horace

16. In every kind of adversity, the bitterest part of a man's affliction is to remember that he once was happy.
- Boethius

17. Sometimes you don't realize your own strength until you come face to face with your greatest weakness.
- Susan Gale

Quotes And Sayings On Insecurity

Collection Of Great Quotations About Insecurity


insecurity quotes1. It's insecurity that is always chasing you and standing in the way of your dreams.
- Vin Diesel

2. Beauty is hardly a virtue, for the disease of insecurity lurks not too far behind its veneer. 
- Gasmaskman

3. The reason we struggle with insecurity is because we compare our behind the scenes with everyone else's highlight reel.
- Steve Furtrick

4. The beauty of enmity is insecurity; the beauty of friendship is in security.
- Robert Frost

5. Insecure people only eclipse your sun because they're jealous of your daylight and tired of their dark, starless nights.
- Shannon L. Alder

6. The task we must set for ourselves is not to feel secure, but to be able to tolerate insecurity.
- Erich Fromm

7. One of the greatest journeys in life is overcoming insecurity and learning to truly not give a shit.
- J.A Konrath

8. Insecurity exists in the absence of knowledge.
- Unknown

9. It's an old adage that the way to be safe is never to be secure... Each one of us requires the spur of insecurity to force us to do our best.
- Harold W. Dodds

10. It is when we all play safe that we create a world of utmost insecurity.
- Dag Hammarskjold

11. The way of the heart is the way of courage. It is to live in insecurity; It is to live in love and trust; it is to move in the unknown.
- Osho

12. Everything can be broken-- There is no such thing as perfect security. There's only degrees of insecurity.
- Jim Shelton

13. Work is life, you know, and without it, there's nothing but fear and insecurity.
- John Lennon

14. Most bad behavior comes from insecurity.
- Debra Winger  

Famous Quotations About Torture

Collection Of Best Quotes And Sayings On Torture


torture quotes1. You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.

- Gandhi

2. The healthy man does not torture others- Generally it is the tortured who turn into torturers. 
- Carl Jung

3. The act of love strongly resembles torture or surgery.
- Charles Baudelaire

4. Once you have lived with another, it is a great torture to have to live alone.
- Carson Mccullers

5. Human beings suffer, they torture one another, they get hurt and get hard. No poem or play or song can fully right a wrong inflicted or endured.
- Seamus Heaney

6. Torture is torture and humiliation is humiliation only when you choose to suffer.
- Chuck Palahniuk 

7. Definition of an independent film is torture with less money and time.
- Joey Lauren

8. The purpose of torture is not getting information.It's spreading fear.
- Eduardo Galeano

9. Some nights are made for torture, or reflection, or the savoring of loneliness.
- Poppy Z. Brite 

10. When we torture we are departing downward from humanity.
- Alexander Solzhenitsyn

11. Perhaps we cannot prevent this world from being a world in which children are tortured. But we can reduce the number of tortured children.
- Albert Camus

12. I assess the power of a will by how much resistance, pain, torture it endures and knows how to turn to its advantage.
- Friedrich

Great Quotes About Shame

Popular Quotations And Sayings On Shame

shame quotes

1. Nature soaks every evil with either fear or shame.
- Terrullian

2. I am ashamed of anyone who has eyes and still can't see.
- Kathryn Lasky

3. Shame and blame should have no place in our body, mind, or spirit.
- Asa Don Brown

4. But shame is like a wound that is never exposed and therefore never heals.
- Andreas Eshbach

5. No shame, no humanity, no morals and no principles.
- Prince Abdullah

6. Shame is a soul eating emotion.
- C.G Jung

7. It is not a shame to be deceived; but it is to stay in the deception.
- Olivia

8. Shame is the lie someone told you about yourself.
- Anais Nin 

9. The difference between shame and guilt is the difference between 'I am bad' and 'I did something bad'.
- Dr. Brene Brown

10. Fool me once, shame on you; fool me twice , shame on me.
- Proverb

11. I have little shame, no dignity- All in the name of a better cause.
- A.J Jacobs

12. Doubt is the brother of shame.
- Erik Erikson

13. Honor and shame from no condition rise. Act well your part: there all the honor lies.
- Alexander Pope

14. There is no flag large enough to cover the shame of killing innocent people.
- Howard Zinn

15. Shame should be reserved for the things we choose to do, not the circumstances that life puts on us.
- Ann Patchett

16. Shame upon those ignorant fools who are persuaded by reason into prejudice.
- Calculus 

17. Shame is worse than death.
- Proverb