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- Famous Quotes from American
US 20th-Century Pop Culture Quotes
|Thomas Alva Edison 1847 - 1931
"Genius is one per cent inspiration,
ninety-nine per cent perspiration."
||Henry Ford 1863 - 1947
May 25, 1916
"History is more or less bunk."
"Any customer can have
a car painted any color that he wants so long as it is black."
March 16, 1930
"What we call evil is simply ignorance
bumping its head in the dark."
Einstein 1879 - 1955
"If A is a success in
life, them A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x; y is play; and z is
keeping your mouth shut."
"Equations are more important
to me, because politics is for the present, but an equation is something
"God is subtle but he is not malicious."
December 4, 1926
"I am convinced that He (God) does not play dice."
"I never think of the future. It comes
"Science without religion is lame,
religion without science is blind."
|Mae West 1892 - 1980
"Is that a gun
in your pocket,
or are you just glad to see me?"
(Usually quoted as: "Is that a pistol in
1932 film - Night After Night
"Goodness, what beautiful diamonds!" "Goodness
had nothing to do with it."
1933 film - She Done Him Wrong
"Why don't you come up sometime, and
(Usually quoted as: "Why don't you come up and see me sometime?")
1933 film - I'm No Angel
"It's not the men in my life that counts
- it's the life in my men."
1933 film - I'm No Angel
"Beulah, peel me a grape."
1937 film - Every Day's a Holiday
"I always say, keep a diary and some
day it'll keep you."
||W. C. Fields 1880 - 1946
"Hell, I never
vote for anybody. I always vote against."
Groucho Marx 1895 - 1977
"Please accept my resignation. I don't
want to belong to any club that will accept me as a member."
|Eleanor Roosevelt 1884 - 1962
"No one can make you feel inferior
without your consent."
Stanley Kubrick 1928 - (1999?)
June 5, 1963
"The great nations have always acted
like gangsters, and the small nations like prostitutes."
Warhol 1927 - 1987
"In the future everybody will be world
famous for fifteen minutes."
|Alfred Hitchcock 1899 - 1980
"Television has brought back
murder into the home - where it belongs."
||Gerald Ford 1909 -
December 6, 1973
"I am a Ford, not a Lincoln."
"If the Government
is big enough to give you everything you want, it is big enough
to take away everything you have."
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| Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War |
Mark Twain |
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World War I |
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