Dusty Quotations

“Dusty Quotations” are famous and hopefully thought-provoking quotes – many of which are somewhat aged. Included with most of these quotes is a bit of biographical information about the person quoted.

Abraham Lincoln

Agatha Christie

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn


A.W. Tozer

Benjamin Franklin

Blaise Pascal

Camille Pissarro

Carly Simon

Charles Dickens

Charles Spurgeon

C.S. Lewis

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Elisabeth Elliot

Ernest Hemingway

F. Scott Fitzgerald

Frederick Douglass

Friedrich Nietzsche

George S. Patton

George Bernard Shaw

Groucho Marx

Henry David Thoreau

Herman Melville
#2 H.M.

Horace Traubel

Ivan Turgenev

J.K. Rowling

J.R.R. Tolkien

John Steinbeck

Katharine Hepburn

Leonardo da Vinci

Marcus Aurelius

Mark Twain

Maya Angelou

Melody Beattie

Menachem Begin

Muhammad Ali

Neil Armstrong

Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.

Peter O’Toole

Quincy Jones

Robert F. Kennedy

Roger Daltrey

Rosa Parks

St. Augustine

Sun Tzu

T.S. Eliot

Theodore Hesburgh

Theodore Roosevelt

Thomas Fuller

Thomas Paine


Vince Lombardi

Walter Scott

William Barclay

William Arthur Ward

Yogi Berra