Quotes by William Bull Halsey

There are no extraordinary men...just extraordinary circumstances that ordinary men are forced to deal with.

William Bull Halsey

Other Great Authors

I conceive the essential task of religion to be "to develop the consciences, the ideals, and the aspirations of mankind".

Robert Millikan

Man is only miserable so far as he thinks himself so.

Jacopo Sannazaro

Buying books would be a good thing if one could also buy the time to read them in: but as a rule the purchase of books is mistaken for the appropriation of their contents.

Arthuer Schopenhauer

Work is a necessity for man. Man invented the alarm clock.

Pablo Picasso

Would that the Roman people had a single neck [to cut off their head].

Caligula Gaius Caesar, From Suetonius

Cease, every joy, to glimmer on my mind, But leave---oh! leave the light of Hope behind.

Thomas Campbell »

To feel "fit as a fiddle" you must tone down your middle.

Author Unknown »

Favorite animal: steak.

Fran Lebowitz »