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Stay at home in your mind. Don't recite other people's opinions. I hate quotations. Tell me what you know. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations. The quotations, when engraved upon the memory, give you good thoughts. They also make you anxious to read the authors and look for more. - Sir Winston Churchill

That's the point of quotations, you know: one can use another's words to be insulting. - Amanda Cross

Most anthologists, of quotations are like those who eat cherries, first picking the best ones and winding up by eating everything. - Sebastien-Roch Nicolas De Chamfort

I love quotations because it is a joy to find thoughts one might have, beautifully expressed with much authority by someone recognizably wiser than oneself. - Marlene Dietrich

He wrapped himself in quotations - as a beggar would enfold himself in the purple of Emperors. - Joseph Rudyard Kipling

It reminds me of the small boy who jumbled his Biblical quotations and said: 'A lie is an abomination unto the Lord, and a very present help in trouble.' (Mingling Proverbs 12:22 and Psalms 46:1) - Adlai Ewing Stevenson

I pick my favourite quotations and store them in my mind as ready armour, offensive or defensive, amid the struggle of this turbulent existence. - Robert Burns

Now we sit through Shakespeare in order to recognize the quotations. - Orson Welles