King's Favorite Quotations


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The greatest tragedy in mankind's entire history may be the hijacking of morality by religion.
    Arthur C. Clarke, science fiction writer (1917-2008 )

My kind of loyalty was loyalty to one's country, not to its institutions or its officeholders.
    Mark Twain, author and humorist (1835-1910 )

It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.
    Charles Darwin, naturalist and author (1809-1882 )

The reward for conformity was that everyone liked you except yourself.
    Rita Mae Brown, writer (1944- )

No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be.
    Isaac Asimov, scientist and writer (1920-1992 )

A man said to the universe: "Sir I exist!" "However," replied the universe, "The fact has not created in me A sense of obligation."
    Stephen Crane, writer (1871-1900 )

It has been said that a pretty face is a passport. But it's not, it's a visa, and it runs out fast.
    Julie Burchill, writer and journalist (b. 1959)

Genius is eternal patience.
    Michelangelo Buonarroti, sculptor, painter, architect, and poet (1475-1564 )

The horse is not judged by the saddle.
    German proverb, ( )

A cult is a religion with no political power.
    Tom Wolfe, author and journalist (b. 1931)

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Most of the quotes on my site were selected from my free subscription to Anu Garg's "A Word A Day."