Best Quotes Around the World

Discover the magic of words and the wisdom of the world's thinkers on our Best Quotes Around the World website We offer a collection of inspirational quotes to encourage, motivate and make you think. From ancient philosophers to modern authors, our collection includes the most beautiful thoughts from all corners of the world. Join us and be inspired by the power of words!

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People like to hear the word ‚love.‘

Kevin Hart

I used to have a real problem with self-pity. Every time the devil would throw a pity party, I would attend.

Joyce Meyer

China has many successful entrepreneurs and business people. I hope that more people of insight will put their talents to work to improve the lives of poor people in China and around the world, and seek solutions for them.

Bill Gates

Communism, like any other revealed religion, is largely made up of prophecies.

H. L. Mencken

I feel like I’m the kind of guy that would have kids before getting married. The first thing would be kids.

The Weeknd

I always ask God to work through me and let me be a light of some kind and help in this world, so I always pray for that, and I always want to do good.

Dolly Parton

I’m one of the most adaptable guys I know in as much as travelling is my favourite thing to do in life. With every place I go, I try to stay there long enough to do it justice, long enough so that I can at least imagine what it would be like to live there. Once I imagine that, then it’s OK for me to return home.

Matthew McConaughey

I want to be an expert in different fighting styles, new training methods, new ways of thinking.

Conor McGregor

Ronald Reagan used to alarm his Soviet counterparts by saying that surely they’d both unite against an invasion from Mars.

Christopher Hitchens

King Louis Philippe once said to me that he attributed the great success of the British nation in political life to their talking politics after dinner.

Benjamin Disraeli

In societies that profess some respect for law, suspects are apprehended and brought to fair trial. I stress ‚suspects.‘

Noam Chomsky

I promised myself that I would write as well as I can, tell the truth, not to tell everything I know, but to make sure that everything I tell is true, as I understand it. And to use the eloquence which my language affords me.

Maya Angelou

That’s what a man wants in a wife, mostly; he wants to make sure one fool tells him he’s wise.

George Eliot

I don’t see myself in terms of artifice. I see myself as a real person who chooses to live my life in an open way – artistically.

Lady Gaga

Rebellion is what you make of it. When you’ve been on a tour bus for two months straight, and then you get in your car and drive wherever you want, that can feel rebellious.

Taylor Swift

More and more people work on Sundays as a consequence of the competitiveness imposed by a consumer society.

Pope Francis

The faith that stands on authority is not faith.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Give thy thoughts no tongue.

William Shakespeare

I barely can go shopping for clothes. I find it difficult to walk into stores. The whole thing bores me so much.

Paul Auster

You have to be able to accept failure to get better.

LeBron James

Ever since I first came here in 1963 to fight Henry Cooper, I have loved the people of England.

Muhammad Ali

There’s always going to be people who don’t understand or accept the united science, and I will just ignore them, as I’m only acting and communicating on the science.

Greta Thunberg

Nobody is above the law. Imagine if there allegations against Modi and he is the Prime Minister. Should the case not be pursued just because he has become the PM. It should not be so that it should be stopped. I am not above the law.

Narendra Modi

I always wonder when it was that I was embraced.

Joe Biden

Well the protester I think is a very powerful thing. It’s basically a mechanism of democracy that, along with capitalism, scientific innovation, those things have built the modern world. And it’s wonderful that the new tools have empowered that protestor so that state secrets, bad developments are not hidden anymore.

Bill Gates

Why do Jewish divorces cost so much? They’re worth it.

Henny Youngman

I am only an average man but, by George, I work harder at it than the average man.

Theodore Roosevelt

There is no question that liberals do an impressive job of expressing concern for blacks. But do the intentions expressed in their words match the actual consequences of their deeds?

Thomas Sowell

Touch a scientist and you touch a child.

Ray Bradbury

Because my dad abused me, I was determined to never let a man tell me what to do. God clearly showed me that I needed to be a submissive wife if I wanted to be effective in ministry. The truth is, if we don’t learn to submit to authority, we won’t ever learn to submit to God.

Joyce Meyer

The whole commerce between master and slave is a perpetual exercise of the most boisterous passions, the most unremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading submissions on the other. Our children see this, and learn to imitate it.

Thomas Jefferson

Let me ask you a question: If you never ate a balanced diet, what would happen to your body? You know the answer: Eventually you’d grow weak; you might even open yourself to serious illness or disease. We all need a balanced diet if we are to stay healthy.

Billy Graham

If you want to thrive in today’s economy, you must challenge the status quo and get the financial education necessary to succeed.

Robert Kiyosaki

Live your life, do your work, then take your hat.

Henry David Thoreau

There might be some serious fun in politics.

Hunter S. Thompson

Control is the source of strategic power.

Noam Chomsky

I don’t like to beat people down. They need to be lifted up.

Joel Osteen

I am not gay, but if I were, I would be the first one running out of the closet.

Dolly Parton

Everyone, no doubt, remains first and foremost a man of his own country and continues to draw from it his motive force.

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

Religions, which condemn the pleasures of sense, drive men to seek the pleasures of power. Throughout history power has been the vice of the ascetic.

Bertrand Russell

I have rules for a lot of areas of my life. Love is not going to be one of them.

Taylor Swift

I didn’t work hard to sit down and not work.

Kevin Hart

I long for the time when all human history is taught as one history, because it really is.

Maya Angelou

There is a soak-the-rich attitude in the air, a feeling that if you have a lot of money you must have got it by some ghastly means. I can quite happily say there was never any family money. All the money we got was mine, just from writing books.

Terry Pratchett

Men feel that cruelty to the poor is a kind of cruelty to animals. They never feel that it is an injustice to equals; nay it is treachery to comrades.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye.

H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

My mom was on the United Way group that decides how to allocate the money and looks at all the different charities and makes the very hard decisions about where that pool of funds is going to go.

Bill Gates

There was something undifferentiated and yet complete, which existed before Heaven and Earth. Soundless and formless, it depends on nothing and does not change. It operates everywhere and is free from danger. It may be considered the mother of the universe. I do not know its name; I call it Tao.

Lao Tzu

Obviously, you go through a lot of emotional turmoil in a divorce.

David Byrne

Every man is a consumer, and ought to be a producer. He is by constitution expensive, and needs to be rich.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

You can live within the institutions and work hard to change them.

Noam Chomsky

I don’t like celebrities; I don’t hang out with them; I don’t relate to that life.

Lady Gaga

In the duel of sex woman fights from a dreadnought and man from an open raft.

H. L. Mencken

As a British driver, you get compared to Lewis and I get that. But when he came to McLaren, they were doing well and had a championship-winning car. I’m in a very different situation so I don’t compare myself to his stats.

Lando Norris

When you make a mistake and the devil comes and tells you ‚You’re no good,‘ you don’t have to take on the guilt and condemnation he wants to put on you. No! You can immediately confess your mistake to God, thank Him for forgiving you and cleansing you with the blood of Jesus, and move forward in the victory of His grace and forgiveness.

Joyce Meyer

I sent American troops to Iraq to make its people free, not to make them American. Iraqis will write their own history and find their own way.

George W. Bush

How oft the sight of means to do ill deeds makes ill deeds done!

William Shakespeare

I don’t think consensus-building politics is what I’m meant to be doing.

Christopher Hitchens

I grew up around lots of men – my father, my brothers, my uncles – so I wasn’t intimidated by them.

Dolly Parton

There is moderation even in excess.

Benjamin Disraeli