Quotes by Johnny Carson, people magazine special issue

I knew a man who gave up smoking, drinking, and rich food. He was healthy right up to the day he killed himself.

Johnny Carson, people magazine special issue

Other Great Authors


Hold fast to dreams for if dreams die, life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly.

Langston Hughes

The farther behind I leave the past, the closer I am to forging my own character.

Isabelle Eberhardt

There are two ways of being creative. One can sing and dance. Or one can create an environment in which singers and dancers flourish.

Warren Bennis

What you keep for yourself, you lose. What you give away, you keep forever.

Axel Monthe

Nothing feeds upon itself as liberality does.

Niccolo Machiavelli, The Prince 1513

Forsake not an old friend; for the new is not comparable to him: a new friend is as new wine; when it is old, thou shalt drink it with pleasure.

Bible, Old Testament »

Thank God men cannot as yet fly and lay waste the sky as well as the earth!

Henry David Thoreau »