Famous Quotations and Sayings - a collection
Collecting quotations have been my hobby since I was in high school. I was inspired by my English-Literature teachers who tirelessly wrote a quotation each day on the board for us to fonder and she challenged us on how we can relate it on our daily life.
I am always amaze and impress by the wit of the writers, poets and speakers who are able to express with clarity in words the truth about the different aspects of life.
I have a brown spiral notebooks and on the cover I wrote "Wisdoms of the Wise" this is where I copied all the quotations that my teacher wrote on the board and the quotations which I found and read from books, magazines, newspaper and desk calendars. For years, I have been adding to my collection regularly from Anonymous sayings to Shakespeare famous lines, my quotations collection grew bigger and as I get older I tend to collect more of motivational and inspirational quotations.
I like going to card shops and browse on their cards, posters and calendar collections. They are wonderful display of words and pictures and truly uplifting.
But just like everyone else, I have been preoccupied with other things in life and my quotation collection has been set aside for a very long time.
But now that I have discovered that I could read my collection anytime I want and at the same time share this collection with others through hubbing, I was so thrilled and so here I am again I have revived my passion of collecting quotations.
I have put together my quotation hubs and I have some of my favourite quotations matched with photographs that I have taken using my digital camera.
- Quotations About Books
Writers, speakers, authors, have said a lot of things about books here is a collection of inspiring quotations about books.
- Quotations About Sculpture
Pictures taken from the Sculptures by the Sea at Bondi Beach.
- A friend is . . .
Here is a collection of different quotations about friends and friendship.
- Quotations About Flowers - Some of my favourite quotations about flfowers and through this hub I would like to share them with you , read some inspiring quotes from the minds of great leaders, painters, great men and women.
- Love Quotes
A list of quotations about love and being in love from a variety of sources.
- Quotations About Roses
Find beautiful and inspiring quotations about roses, written by poets and great writers who were inspired by this beautiful flower.
- Inspirational Quotes About Birds
- Quotations About Christmas
A collection of Christmas sayings and quotations from sharp-witted, hilarious one liners to thought provoking stuffs.
- Wisdom From the Bible
It is from the words of the Bible that we find the greatest advice for life and living, here you will find sayings and wisdom from the Bible that show the love of Christ.
- Quotations About Money
If you are looking for quotes about money, here is a collection of famous quotes from various writers. Some are classic, few are funny and thought provoking. I hope you will find them inspiring and useful.
- An inspiring cup- Quotations About Tea
A collection of selected quotations about tea.
Bits of wisdom from Benjamin Franklin - You must have heard some of these witty quotes but do you know that they came from a very wise man, named Benjamin Franklin.
Wise and Witty Chinese Proverbs
- Sayings of Confucius
A collection of wise saying from a man born in 551 BCE and became one of the greatest Chinese philosopher.
- Witty and Wise Chinese Proverbs
A delightful collection of Chinese proverbs which gives us a fascinating glimpse into the lives of the Chinese people.
- Witty and Wise Chinese Proverbs II
Chinese sayings are simple, short and witty but they give a direct message that will reach the heart and mind of the readers.
- Proverbs and sayings from Tibet - this collection of proverbs from Tibet was compiled and translated in English by Marion Duncan. A lot of profound, thought-provoking quotations and general observation about life.
- Nelson Mandela Quotations - great words from one of the most inspiring figure in the 20th century. I hope you will be inspired by his thoughts put into words.