A Daily Quote

...the great man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness, the independence ...

...the great man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness, the independence of solitude."Ralph Waldo Emerson, Self Reliance (essay)"US essayist & poet (1803 - 1882)

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Thou shall not steal. I mean defensively. On offense, thou shall steal and thou must. ...

Thou shall not steal. I mean defensively. On offense, thou shall steal and thou must.Branch Rickey/ Dogers GM (1943-50)

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The trouble with the world is that the stupid are cocksure and the intelligent are full of doubt. ...

The trouble with the world is that the stupid are cocksure and the intelligent are full of doubt.Bertrand Russell"British author, mathematician, & philosopher (1872 - 1970)"

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Whenever we read the obscene stories, voluptuous debaucheries, the cruel and tortous executions, the ...

Whenever we read the obscene stories, voluptuous debaucheries, the cruel and tortous executions, the unrelenting vindictivenes, with which more than half the Bible is filled, it would be more consistant that we called it the word of a Demon than the word of God. It is a history of wickedness that ha

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I must dislike those who, whatever I do to please them, persist in disliking me, I must resist those ...

I must dislike those who, whatever I do to please them, persist in disliking me, I must resist those who punish me unjustly."Charlotte Bronte, Jane Eyre"English novelist (1816 - 1855)

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The man who leaves money to charity in his will is only giving away what no longer belongs to him. ...

The man who leaves money to charity in his will is only giving away what no longer belongs to him."Voltaire, Letter (1769)""French author, humanist, rationalist, & satirist (1694 - 1778)"

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The only purpose for which power can be rightfully exercised over any member of a civilized communit ...

The only purpose for which power can be rightfully exercised over any member of a civilized community, against his will, is to prevent harm to others. His own good, either physical or moral, is not a sufficient warrant."John Stuart Mill, ""On Liberty"", 1859"English economist & philosopher (1806 -

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Any man worth his salt will stick up for what he believes right, but it takes a slightly bigger man ...

Any man worth his salt will stick up for what he believes right, but it takes a slightly bigger man to acknowledge instantly and without reservation that he is in error.Gen. Peyton C. March

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Being in the army is like being in the Boy Scouts, except that the Boy Scouts have adult supervision ...

Being in the army is like being in the Boy Scouts, except that the Boy Scouts have adult supervision.Blake Clark

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To the accountants, a true work of art is an investment that hangs on the wall. ...

To the accountants, a true work of art is an investment that hangs on the wall."Hilary Alexander, Sunday Telegraph (1993)"

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A Daily Quote, is a website where a notable quote is displayed.

There are a lot available in the database, there are more than 50 thousand quotes that are gathered through the years by people around the world from famous people.

We have put part of them, we continually add new quotes, it may take a couple of decades to input one quote daily, so we decided to publish many quotes a day, but the website name remains “a daily quote“.

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