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

Ali, Muhammad

Alighieri, Dante

Angelou, Maya

Aquinas, Thomas

Aristotle

Armstrong, Louis

Armstrong, Neil

Astaire, Fred

Augustine

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

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C

Caesar, Julius

Camus, Albert
* #2

Carrel, Alexis

Carver, George Washington

Chanakya

Chang, Eileen

Chaplin, Charlie

Charlemagne

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

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

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

Holmes, Oliver Wendell Jr.
* #2

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.

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L

L’Amour, Louis

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

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

Salinger, J.D.

Sartre, Jean-Paul

Schweitzer, Albert

Scott, Walter

Seuss, Dr.

Shaw, George Bernard

Sheen, Fulton J.

Shelley, Mary
* #2

Simon, Carly

Smirnoff, Yakov

Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr

Spurgeon, Charles

Steinbeck, John

Stoker, Bram

Sun Tzu

Suttner, Bertha von

Swift, Jonathan

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T

Tagore, Rabindranath

Thatcher, Margaret

Thoreau, Henry David

Tolkien, J.R.R.

Tolstoy, Leo

Tozer, A.W.

Traubel, Horace

Trotsky, Leon

Turgenev, Ivan

Tutu, Desmond

Twain, Mark
* #2

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U

Unknown

V

Vanderbilt, Cornelius

Verne, Jules

Virgil

Voltaire

Vonnegut, Kurt

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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