Quotes by P. T. Barnum

Money is a terrible master but an excellent servant.

P. T. Barnum

Other Great Authors


A free press can of course be good or bad, but, most certainly, without freedom it will never be anything but bad. . . . Freedom is nothing else but a chance to bet better, whereas enslavement is a certainty of the worse.

Albert Camus, Resistance, Rebellion and Death 1960

I have against me the bourgeois, the military and the diplomats, and for me, only the people who take the Mtro.

Charles De Gaulle

Put your heart, mind, intellect and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.

Swami Sivanada

The only business of the head in the world is to bow a ceaseless obeisance to the heart.

William Butler Yeats

Those who can laugh without cause have either found the true meaning of happiness or have gone stark raving mad.

Norm Papernick

When one is in town one amuses oneself. When one is in the country one amuses other people. It is excessively boring.

Oscar Wilde, Jack from The Importance of Being Earnest »

Whatever God's dream about man may be, it seems certain it cannot come true unless man cooperates.

Stella Terrill Mann »