Quotes by Miriam Makeba

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

Miriam Makeba

Other Great Authors

Let no one flatter himself of himself he is Satan. Let man take sin, which is his own, and leave righteousness with God.

Saint Augustine

Brutality creates respect.

Adolph Hitler

The work of internal government has become the task of controlling the thousands of fifth-rate men

Henry B. Adams

There are 1011 stars in the galaxy. That used to be a huge number. But it's only a hundred billion. It's less than the national deficit We used to call them astronomical numbers. Now we should call them economical numbers.

Richard Feynman

The old-timers around here still shake their heads and chuckle about that city slicker who came through, trying to peddle 'hair restorer.' He took everyone's money in a poker game, so when he tried to sell the bottles of hair restorer, nobody had any money left to buy it

Jack Handey Deep Thoughts

It simply comes down to this, Get Busy Living, or Get Busy Dying.

Tim Robbins »

Seize the moment of excited curiosity on any subject to solve your doubts for if you let it pass, the desire may never return, and you may remain in ignorance.

William Wirt »

Though a good motive cannot sanction a bad action, a bad motive will always vitiate a good action. In common and trivial matters we may act without motives, but in momentous ones the most careful deliberation is wisdom.

W. M. L. Jay »