Quotes by Miriam Makeba

Age iswisdom, if one has lived one's life properly.

Miriam Makeba

Other Great Authors


I'm proud to be paying taxes in the United States. The only thing is -- I could be just as proud for half the money.

Arthur Godfrey

Familiarity breed contempt.

Aesop

Half of the American people never read a newspaper. Half never voted for President. One hopes it is the same half.

Gore Vidal, The World Almanac and Book of Facts, 1993

A nation that draws too broad a difference between its scholars and its warriors will have its thinking done by cowards, and its fighting done by fools.

Thucydides

A friend is someone who reaches for your hand but touches your heart.

Unknown

Risk Risk anything Care no more for the opinions of others, for those voices. Do the hardest thing on earth for you. Act for yourself. Face the truth.

Katherine Mansfield »

A friend is what the heart needs all the time.

Henry Van Dyke »

Different men seek after happiness in different ways and by different means, and so make for themselves different modes of life and forms of government.

Virginia »