Quotes on Photography, Art, Philosophy, Humour, PoliticsQuotes can motivate, inspire and bring insight, through well-expressed wisdom, wit and wordsmithing.    Careful phrasing contributes to the effectiveness, some  even becoming parts of society’s lexicon,  with phrases so powerful,  they become a generations mantra.

I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.

—Thomas Edison

 

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

—Eleanor Roosevelt

Well-expressed wisdom, effectively phrased with a well-structured strong message and  imagery,  appeals to our aspirational nature.

You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life.

— Winston Churchill

Video Quotes

You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life.

— Winston Churchill

I hate cameras. They are so much more sure than I am about everything.

— John Steinbeck

If you copy from one author, it’s plagiarism, but if you copy from many, it’s research.

— Wilson Mizner

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

— Scott Adams

In order for the light to shine so brightly, the darkness must be present.

— Sir Francis Bacon

You can always count on Americans to do the right thing – after they’ve tried everything else.

— Winston Churchill

Of all the arts, abstract painting is the most difficult. It demands that you know how to draw well, that you have a heightened sensitivity for composition and for colors, and that you be a true poet. This last is essential.

— Wassily Kandinsky

Religion is an insult to human dignity. With or without it you would have good people doing good things and evil people doing evil things. But for good people to do evil things, that takes religion.

— Steven Weinberg