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All the world's a stage and all the men and women merely players.
~ William Shakespeare | ( British poet and playwright. ) | 1564-1616 | World
quotes Division : Playwrights   
     
Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
~ Mark Twain | (American Humorist and Educator ) | 1835 - 1910 | World
quotes Division : Humorists and Comedians   
     
Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
~ Mark Twain | (American Humorist and Educator ) | 1835 - 1910 | World
quotes Division : Humorists and Comedians   
     
Everything done in the world is done by hope.
~ Martin Luther | ( German priest and scholar. ) | 1483-1546 | World
quotes Division : Religious People   
     
He who imagines he can do without the world deceives himself much; but he who fancies the world cannot do without him is still more mistaken.
~ FranA§ois de La Rochefoucauld | ( French writer. ) | 1613-1680 | World
quotes Division : Russian writers   
     
He, in his developed manhood, stood, a little sunburn by the glare of life.
~ Elizabeth Barrett Browning | ( British poet. ) | 1806-1861 | World
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
I believe that the first step in the setting of a real external world is the formation of the concept of bodily objects and of bodily objects of various kinds.
~ Albert Einstein | ( German-Swiss-U.S. scientist. ) | 1879-1955 | World
quotes Division : Scientists and Inventors   
     
If there be light, then there is darkness; if cold, heat; if height, depth; if solid, fluid; if hard, soft; if rough, smooth; if calm, tempest; if prosperity, adversity; if life, death.
~ Pythagoras | (Greek philosopher and mathematician. ) | BC 582-BC 507 | World
quotes Division : Ancient Greeks   
     
Let me enjoy the earth no less because the all-enacting light that fashioned forth its loveliness had other aims than my delight.
~ Thomas Hardy | (British novelist, short story writer, and poet. ) | 1840-1928 | World
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
That observation which is called knowledge of the world will be found much more frequently to make men cunning than good.
~ Samuel Johnson | ( British author. ) | 1709-1784 | World
quotes Division : British Authors and Writers   
     
The earth is the very quintessence of the human condition.
~ Hannah Arendt | ( German-born American political philosopher. ) | 1906-1975 | World
quotes Division : German Philosophers   
     
The most merciful thing in the world, I think, is the inability of the human mind to correlate all its contents.
-: [ The Call of Cthulhu (1926) ]
~ H. P. Lovecraft | (American author of horror and fantasy ) | 1890 -1937 | World
quotes Division : Fantasy and Science Fiction Writers   
     
The world has to learn that the actual pleasure derived from material things is of rather low quality on the whole and less even in quantity than it looks to those who have not tried it.
~ Oliver Wendell Holmes | ( American author and poet. ) | 1809-1894 | World
quotes Division : American poets   
     
The world in which we were called to exist was an absurd world, and there was no other in which we could take refuge.
~ Albert Camus | ( French novelist ) | 1913-1960 | World
quotes Division : French Authors and Writers   
     
The world is a country which nobody ever yet knew by description; one must travel through it one's self to be acquainted with it.
~ Lord Chesterfield | (British statesman. ) | 1694-1773 | World
quotes Division : Statesmen and politicians   
     
The world is a fine place worth the fighting for and I hate very much to leave it.
~ Ernest Hemingway | ( American Writer. ) | 1898-1961 | World
quotes Division : American writers   
     
The world is full of a number of things, I'm sure we should all be as happy as kings.
~ Robert Louis Stevenson | ( Scottish essayist, poet and novelist. ) | 1850-1895 | World
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
The world is getting to be such a dangerous place, a man is lucky to get out of it alive.
~ W. C. Fields | ( American comedian and actor. ) | 1880-1946 | World
quotes Division : Humorists and Comedians   
     
The world is so empty if one thinks only of mountains, rivers and cities; but to know someone who thinks and feels with us, and who, though distant is close to us in spirit, this makes the earth for us an inhabited garden.
~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe | ( German poet ) | 1749-1832 | World
quotes Division : German Poets   
     
The world is too much with us; late and soon, getting and spending, we lay waste our powers: Little we see in Nature that is ours.
~ William Wordsworth | ( English Romantic poet. ) | 1770-1850 | World
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
The world remains ever the same.
~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe | ( German poet ) | 1749-1832 | World
quotes Division : German Poets   
     
The year's at the spring; And day's at the morn; Morning's at seven; The hill-side's dew-pearled; The lark's on the wing; The snail's on the thorn: God's in his heaven, All's right with the world!
~ Robert Browning | (British poet. ) | 1812 -1889 | World
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
To understand the world one must not be worrying about one's self.
~ Albert Einstein | ( German-Swiss-U.S. scientist. ) | 1879-1955 | World
quotes Division : Scientists and Inventors   
     
We are citizens of the world. The tragedy of our times is that we do not know this.
~ Woodrow T. Wilson | ( Twenty-eighth President of the USA. ) | 1856-1924 | World
quotes Division : U.S. Presidents   
     
What should I have known or written had I been a quiet, mercantile politician or a lord in waiting? A man must travel, and turmoil, or there is no existence.
~ Lord Byron | ( British poet. ) | 1788-1824 | World
quotes Division : British Poets   
     

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