Favourite Quotes

Some of my favourite quotes from famous and not famous people.  I’ll try to add new ones on a regular basis.  If you have any favourites that aren’t on here, let me know about them in the comments section.

“I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.”
— Douglas Adams (The Long Dark Tea-time of the Soul)

“A room without books is like a body without a soul.”
— Marcus Tullius Cicero

“It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one’s mouth and remove all doubt.”
— Abraham Lincoln

“Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I’m not sure about the universe.”
— Albert Einstein

“I’m selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can’t handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don’t deserve me at my best.”
— Marilyn Monroe

“If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything.”
— Mark Twain

“You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.”
— C.S. Lewis

“True friendship is not about being there when it’s convenient, it’s about being there when it’s not.”
– Unknown

“Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.”
— Mae West

“Outside of a dog, a book is man’s best friend. Inside of a dog it’s too dark to read.”
— Groucho Marx (The Essential Groucho)

“In the beginning the Universe was created. This has made a lot of people very angry and been widely regarded as a bad move.”
— Douglas Adams (The Restaurant at the End of the Universe)

“Never put off until tomorrow what you can do the day after tomorrow.”
— Mark Twain

“Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and it may be necessary from time to time to give a stupid or misinformed beholder a black eye.”
— Jim Henson (Miss Piggy)

“Reader, suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a member of Congress. But I repeat myself.”
— Mark Twain

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