Quotes by Quincy Jones

I've always thought that a big laugh is a really loud noise from the soul saying, Ain't that the truth.

Quincy Jones

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Guard with jealous attention the public liberty. Suspect everyone who approaches that jewel. Unfortunately, nothing will preserve it but downright force. Whenever you give up that force, you are inevitably ruined.

Patrick Henry

He uses statistics as a drunken man uses lampposts -- for support rather than for illumination.

Andrew Lang

There are three things which the superior man guards against. In youth...lust. When he is strong...quarrelsomeness. When he is old...covetousness.

Confucius

Unles we change direction, we are likely to wind up where we are headed.

Chinese Proverb

So you see, imagination needs moodling - long, inefficient, happy idling, dawdling and puttering.

Brenda Ueland

Some people are so much sunshine to the square inch.

Walt Whitman »

America has begun a spiritual reawakening. Faith and hope are being restored. Americans are turning back to God. Church attendance is up. Audiences for religious books and broadcasts are growing. And I do believe that he has begun to heal our blessed land.

President Ronald Reagan, to the National Association of Evangelicals, Columbus, Ohio »

The only way to get rid of a temptation is to yield to it. Resist it, and your soul grows sick with longing for the things it has forbidden to itself.

Oscar Wilde »