Quotes by Steve Allen, from the Question Man segment on the Steve Allen Show

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Steve Allen, from the Question Man segment on the Steve Allen Show

Other Great Authors


Nothing whatever pertaining to godliness and real holiness can be accomplished without grace.

Saint Augustine

There are four kinds of Homicide felonious, excusable, justifiable, and praiseworthy.

Ambrose Gwinett Bierce

It does not take sharp eyes to see the sun and the moon, nor does it take sharp ears to hear the thunderclap. Wisdom is not obvious. You must see the subtle and notice the hidden to be victorious.

Sun Tzu, The Art of War

Talent is like a faucet while it is open, you have to write. Inspiration - a hoax fabricated by poets for their self-importance.

Jean Anouilh

Children should be educated and instructed in the principles of freedom.

John Adams

Remember Things in life will not always run smoothly. Sometimes we will be rising toward the heights - then all will seem to reverse itself and start downward. The great fact to remember is that the trend of civilization itself is forever upward, that a line drawn through the middle of the peaks and the valleys of the centuries always has an upward trend.

Endicott Peabody »

Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens.

J. R. R. Tolkien »

The creation of something new is not accomplished by the intellect but by the play instinct acting from inner necessity. The creative mind plays with the objects it loves.

Carl Gustav Jung »