Quotes by P. T. Barnum

Money is a terrible master but an excellent servant.

P. T. Barnum

Other Great Authors


Bacchus hath drowned more men than Neptune.

Thomas Fuller

There are those who look at things the way they are, and ask why... I dream of things that never were, and ask why not

Robert Francis Kennedy

The reading of all good books is indeed like a conversation with the noblest men of past centuries who were the authors of them, nay a carefully studied conversation, in which they reveal to us none but the best of their thoughts.

Rene Descartes

If you don't make mistakes, you aren't really trying.

Coleman Hawking

True love is not rare at the age of a teen, but recognizing it as true love is.

Brad Bell

Experience does not ever err. It is only your judgment that errs in promising itself results which are not caused by your experiments.

Leonardo da Vinci, Notebooks »

Ambition drove many men to become false to have one thought locked in the breast, another ready on the tongue.

Sallust »

Governments never learn. Only people learn.

Milton Friedman »