Quotes by Leon Trotsky

If we had more time for discussion, we should probably have made a great many more mistakes.

Leon Trotsky

Old age is the most unexpected of all the things that happen to a man.

Leon Trotsky

Old age is the most unexpected of things that can happen to a man.

Leon Trotsky

Other Great Authors

The question of whether it's God's green earth is not at center stage, except in the sense that if so, one is reminded with some regularity that He may be dying.

Edward Hoagland

In the name of God, stop a moment, cease your work, look around you.

Leo Tolstoy

There's a fine line between genius and insanity. I have erased this line.

Oscar Levant

Share your M&Ms. There are bags and bags of them all over the place. If you give them one of yours, even one of the green ones, you will not be lacking. Honust Injun. Now apply this to Time, Concern, Touch, Interest and Being Vulnerable.

Hugh Elliott, Standing Room Only weblog, 02-14-03 »

Never fail to know that if you are doing all the talking, you are boring somebody.

Helen Gurley Brown »

What information consumes is rather obvious: it consumes the attention of its recipients. Hence, a wealth of information creates a poverty of attention and a need to allocate that attention efficiently among the overabundance of information sources that might consume it.

Herbert Simon, economist »