Quotes by Miriam Makeba

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

Miriam Makeba

Other Great Authors


We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be.

Kurt Vonnegut Jr.

You should enter a ballpark the way you enter a church.

Bill Lee

Beware of sentimental alliances where the consciousness of good deeds is the only compensation for noble sacrifices.

Otto von Bismark

It is pleasant to have been to a place the way a river went.

Henry David Thoreau

The great masses of the people... will more easily fall victims to a great lie than to a small one.

Adolf Hitler

It is pleasant at times to play the madman.

Seneca »

It is astonishing with how little wisdom mankind can be governed, when that little wisdom is its own.

W. R. Inge »