Historic Quotes

Thought provoking, weekly inspiration in your email

Smart, witty, happy, angry, sad, wise, philosophical writers and thinkers have for centuries been sharing their thoughts on all aspects of human existence. Each week, memorable quotes from these individuals – individuals who often have interested, amused, saddened or otherwise inspired Bruce’s own work – will be emailed directly to you.

Start your week off thoughtfully and be inspired!

 

Quote of the Week

“America is great because she is good and if America ever ceases to be good, she will cease to be great.” – Alexis de Tocqueville 

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Quote of the Week

“Science is built with facts as a house is with stones, but a collection of facts is no more a science than a heap of stones is a house.” -Jules Henri Poincaré 

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Quote of the Week

“There is a profound lack of unity in America. In fact, let’s ask a key question: Is there a single significant cultural, political, social, or religious trend that is pulling Americans together more than it is pushing us apart?”  – David French  

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Quote of the Week

“Facts are stubborn things; and whatever nay be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence.”  – John Adams

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Quote of the Week

“Somebody figured it out — we have 35 million laws trying to enforce 10 Commandments.”  – Earl Wilson 

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