World Quotes

It is not the clear-sighted who lead the world. Great achievements are accomplished in a blessed, warm mental fog.

Joseph Conrad

The world is full of people whose notion of a satisfactory future is, in fact, a return to the idealized past.

Robertson Davies

The superior man accords with the course of the Mean. Though he may be all unknown, unregarded by the world, he feels no regret It is only the sage who is able for this.

Confucius

Love is the force that transforms and improves the Soul of the World. It is we who nourish the Soul of the World, and the world we live in will be either better or worse, depending on whether we become better or worse. And that's where the power of love comes in. Because when we love, we always strive to become better than we are.

Paulo Coelho

Hope is a state of mind independent of the state of the world. If your heart's full of hope, you can be persistent when you can't be optimistic. You can keep the faith despite the evidence, knowing that only in so doing has the evidence any chance of changing. So while I'm not optimistic, I'm always very hopeful.

William Sloane Coffin

Without love, violence will change the world; it will change it into a more violent one.

William Sloane Coffin

France is the most civilized country in the world and doesnt care who knows it.

John Gunther

You can't cling to the past. Too many different things are coming into the world.

Nat (King) Cole

It is important for the poet not to be emotional because you cannot see the world clearly with tears in your eyes.

Billy Collins

Its always easy to blame others. You can spend your entire life blaming the world, but your successes or failures are entirely your own responsibility. You can try to stop time, but its a complete waste of energy.

Paulo Coelho

Nothing is as real as a dream. The world can change around you, but your dream will not. Responsibilities need not erase it. Duties need not obscure it. Because the dream is within you, no one can take it away.

Thomas Leo Clancy Jr.

A merry Christmas to everybody! A happy New year to all the world!

Charles Dickens

The travel writer seeks the world we have lost the lost valleys of the imagination.

Alexander Claud Cockburn

There is, among all those various parts of the world who serve their people, a kinship of sympathy, as there is such a kinship among those who labour for the destruction of peoples.

Corneliu Zelea Codreanu

The search for the truth is the most important work in the whole world and the most dangerous.

James Clavell

It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world, and moral courage so rare.

Samuel Langhorne Clemens

Cities all over the world are getting bigger as more and more people move from rural to urban sites, but that has created enormous problems with respect to environmental pollution and the general quality of life.

Alan Dundes

By 2035, there will be almost no poor countries left in the world.

Bill Gates

By almost any measure, the world is better than it has ever been. People are living longer, healthier lives. Many nations that were aid recipients are now self-sufficient.

Bill Gates

The world is a fine place. The only thing wrong with it is us. How little justice and humility there is in us, how poorly we understand patriotism!

Anton Pavlovich Chekhov

When you live on cash, you understand the limits of the world around which you navigate each day. Credit leads into a desert with invisible boundaries.

Anton Pavlovich Chekhov

You will make all kinds of mistakes; but as long as you are generous and true, and also fierce, you cannot hurt the world or even seriously distress her.

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill

As good be out of the world as out of the fashion.

Colley Cibber

One hardly saves a world without ruling it.

Emil Cioran

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