Dusty Quotations

Dusty Quotations

“Dusty Quotations” are thought-provoking quotes from historical figures (writers, politicians, military officers, entertainers, etc.) You can click on the names below to see what these folks have said. These posts also include a biographical section on the speaker, following his or her quote… because learning is fun.

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A

Abagnale, Frank

Aeschylus

Aldrin, Buzz

Ali, Muhammad

Alighieri, Dante

Angelou, Maya

Aquinas, Thomas

Aristotle

Armstrong, Louis

Armstrong, Neil

Astaire, Fred

Augustine

Augustus

Aurelius, Marcus

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B

Baker, Josephine

Baldwin, James

Ball, Lucille

Barclay, William

Beattie, Melody

Begin, Menachem

Berra, Yogi

Bismarck, Otto von

Bonaparte, NapolĂ©on 

Bonhoeffer, Dietrich

Brown, John

Bryan, William Jennings

Buck, Pearl S.

Buckley, WIlliam F. Jr.

Burns, George

Byron (Lord)

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C

Caesar, Julius

Campbell, Thomas

Camus, Albert
* #2

Carrel, Alexis

Carver, George Washington

Chanakya

Chang, Eileen

Chaplin, Charlie

Charlemagne

Chesterton, G.K.

Christie, Agatha

Churchill, Winston

Confucius

Constantine the Great

Curie, Marie

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D

Daltrey, Roger

Dangerfield, Rodney

daVinci, Leonardo

de Toqueville, Alexis

Dickens, Charles

Diogenes

Disney, Walt

Dostoevsky, Fyodor

Douglass, Frederick

Du Bois, W. E. B

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E

Earhart, Amelia

Edison, Thomas A.

Einstein, Albert

Eisenhower, Dwight D.

Eliot, T.S.

Ellington, Duke

Elliot, Elisabeth

Elizabeth II

Emerson, Ralph Waldo

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F

Fitzgerald, F. Scott

Foote, Shelby

Ford, Henry

Forster, E.M.

Franklin, Benjamin

Fuller, Thomas

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G

Gable, Clark

Gandhi, Mahatma

Gilbran, Khalil

Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von

Graham, Billy

Grant, Ulysses S.

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H

Hamilton, Alexander

Harvey, Paul

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Hedberg, Mitch

Hemingway, Ernest

Hepburn, Audrey

Hepburn, Katharine

Hesburgh, Theodore

Hesse, Hermann

Holmes, Oliver Wendell Jr.
* #2

Hoover, J. Edgar

Hugo, Victor

Hume, David

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I

Ironside, H.A.

J

Jackson, Andrew

Jefferson, Thomas

Jerome

Joan of Arc

John Paul II

Jones, John Paul

Jones, Quincy

Joyce, James

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K

Kant, Immanuel

Keller, Helen

Kennedy, John F.

Kennedy, Robert F.

King, Martin Luther Jr.

King, Stephen

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L

L’Amour, Louis

Landry, Tom

L’Engle, Madeleine

Lewis, C.S.

Lincoln, Abraham

Livingstone, David

Locke, John

Lombardi, Vince

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M

MacArthur, Douglas

Maistre, Joseph de

Mandela, Nelson

Marshall, George C.

Marshall, Thurgood

Marx, Groucho

Mason, George

Melville, Herman
* #2

Miller, Arthur

Moody, Dwight L.

Morgan, J.P.

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N

Nietzsche, Friedrich
* #2

O

Orwell, George
* #2

O’Toole, Peter

Ovid

P

Parks, Rosa

Pascal, Blaise

Patton, George S.

Peirce, Charles Sanders

Penn, William

Picasso, Pablo

Pissarro, Camille

Plato

Plutarch

Presley, Elvis

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R

Raleigh, Walter

Reagan, Ronald

Riis, Jacob

Rockefeller Sr., John D.

Rogers, Will

Roosevelt, Franklin D.

Roosevelt, Theodore
* #2

Rossetti, Christina

Rowling, J.K.

Russell, Bertrand

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S

Sagan, Carl
* #2

Salinger, J.D.

Sartre, Jean-Paul

Schopenhauer, Arthur

Schweitzer, Albert

Scott, Walter

Seuss, Dr.

Shakespeare, William

Shaw, George Bernard

Sheen, Fulton J.

Shelley, Mary
* #2

Simon, Carly

Smirnoff, Yakov

Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr

Spurgeon, Charles

Steinbeck, John

Stevenson, Robert Louis

Stoker, Bram

Sun Tzu
* #2

Suttner, Bertha von

Swift, Jonathan

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T

Tagore, Rabindranath

Teresa (Mother)

Tesla, Nikola

Thatcher, Margaret

Thoreau, Henry David

Tolkien, J.R.R.

Tolstoy, Leo

Tozer, A.W.

Traubel, Horace

Trotsky, Leon

Truman, Harry S.

Tubman, Harriet

Turgenev, Ivan

Tutu, Desmond

Twain, Mark
* #2

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U

Unknown

V

Vanderbilt, Cornelius

Van Gogh, Vincent

Verne, Jules

Victoria

Virgil

Voltaire
* #2

Vonnegut, Kurt
* #2

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W

Ward, William Arthur

Washington, Booker T.

Washington, George

Wayne, John

Wesley, John

Wilberforce, William

Wilde, Oscar

Williams, Tennessee

Wooden, John

Woolf, Virginia
* #2

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Y

Yutang, Lin

Z

Ziglar, Zig