Quotes about Quotations

Below you can view all the Famous quotes about Quotes and Quotations

“He presents me with what is always an acceptable gift who brings me news of a great thought before unknown. He enriches me without impoverishing himself. ” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

“I hate quotations. Tell me what you know.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

“I often quote myself. It adds spice to my conversation. ” — George Bernard Shaw

“It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read a book of quotations. ” — Winston Churchill

“Misquotation is, in fact, the pride and privilege of the learned. A widely- read man never quotes accurately, for the rather obvious reason that he has read too widely” — Hesketh Pearson

“Misquotations are the only quotations that are never misquoted.” — Hesketh Pearson

“Next to the originator of a good sentence is the first quoter of it. Many will read the book before one thinks of quoting a passage. As soon as he has done this, that line will be quoted east and west. ” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Our best thoughts come from others. ” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

“The adventitious beauty of poetry may be felt in the greater delight with a verse given in a happy quotation than in the poem. ” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

“The next best thing to saying a good thing yourself, is to quote one. ” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

“The profoundest thought or passion sleeps as in a mine, until an equal mind and heart finds and publishes it. ” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

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