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Who Said It---Famous Quotes

Some famous sayings give advice but others should not be taken as seriously. How much do you know about these sayings?


 

Quiz ID:#7882
Fun:*** (2.13)
Difficulty:*** (2.22)
Category:History
Created By:allan512Acn****!

 

 

 



#1   Who said it? "Genius is one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine per cent perspiration. Accordingly, a 'genius' is often merely a talented person who has done all of his or her homework."







#2   Who said it? "Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing."







#3   Who said it? "Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust, and hostility to evaporate."







#4   Who said it? "Calamities are of two kinds: misfortunes to ourselves, and good fortune to others."







#5   Who said it? "Any woman can fool a man if she wants to and if he's in love with her."







#6   Who said it? "It is with our passions as it is with fire and water, they are good servants, but bad masters."







#7   Who said it? "No country can be described as free - but each has different degrees of bondage."







#8   Who said it? "And I can fight only for something that I love, love only what I respect, and respect only what I at least know."







#9   Who said it? "A day less or more, at sea or ashore, we die - does it matter when?"







#10   Who said it? "A private individual may do anything except that which is legally forbidden; A government individual may do nothing except that which is legally permitted."







 

 


   



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