Health Editor’s Note: Who hasn’t looked at at least one book of famous quotes? People are recorded as saying what we think and feel and what we wish we had said ourselves. Such important ideas can be put into a few words that cut to the chase. Are there other famous quotes that you live by?….Carol
The Most Famous Quotes of All Time
by Simran Khurana/Thought.Co
Reading quotes from famous people can entertain or amuse us, it can inspire us to emulate them, or it can enliven our curiosity about these folks and encourage us to dig deeper into their histories, uncovering untold riches.
The most famous quotes are powerful, but they also are simple and direct, and that directness is part of their enduring fascination. The following quotes—from poems, essays, plays, and speeches—have survived for years, and in some cases for centuries, because they have struck a chord in many people.