Interesting Quotes - Page 1

I used to be Snow White, but I drifted.
- Mae West
Knowledge is knowing that a tomato is a fruit. Wisdom is knowing not to use it in a fruit salad.
- Unknown
Do you know the only thing that gives me pleasure? It's to see my dividends coming in.
- John D. Rockefeller
Don't believe everything you read on the internet.
- Abraham Lincoln
It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.
- Pablo Picasso
Level 81
May 27, 2018
How about this one?: "Knowledge is knowing that Wales is a country. Wisdom is knowing not to put Wales as an answer on a country quiz."
Level 43
May 30, 2018
Level 88
Jun 6, 2018
My favorite of that vein was "Knowledge is knowing that Frankenstein wasn't the monster. Wisdom is knowing that he was."
Level ∞
Sep 19, 2018
Nice one. I added that to our list of interesting quotes.
Level 74
May 27, 2018
The Abraham Lincoln? I guess several more obscure one are living who could have said that...
Level ∞
May 28, 2018
I'm not 100% sure that quote is accurate, but as Winston Churchill said: "don't believe everything you read on the internet".
Level 61
Jun 3, 2018
"I too, am greatly concerned by the growing influence of 'fake news'." -- Aristotle
Level 60
Jun 9, 2018
Not sure if Ol' Abe lived to see the internet....
Level 48
Jun 11, 2018
I bet he did. I mean, how else could he have possibly told people to not believe everything you read on the internet if it didn’t even exist when he was alive?
Level 62
Nov 5, 2018
“Why do people make up fake facts for attention on the internet” -Gandhi
Level 63
Jan 28, 2019
This is great!
Level 74
Feb 25, 2020
"Not sure if Ol' Abe lived to see the internet...." - Confucius
Level 56
Apr 13, 2020
"Now everyone, we must follow in the footsteps of Abe Lincoln and not believe everything we read on the Internet" -Napolean at a conference with Genghis Khan, Vladimir Lenin, Mark Twain and Alexander the Great.
Level 56
Nov 8, 2020
I believe that Henry VIII was also at the conference, which was held over Zoom.
Level 28
Jul 9, 2018
You do know the abe one is a joke in itself- don't believe everything you read on the internet - don't believe that this is an actual quote
Level 35
Jul 30, 2018
That's what I call a mixture of logic and not being able to spot a joke from an example.
Level 63
Aug 10, 2018
Level 76
Aug 21, 2018
Did that really need to be explained?
Level 49
Sep 14, 2020
thank you Peter Griffin
Level 70
Mar 29, 2019
Most urban myths start out as jokes:
Level 67
Jul 5, 2019
#3 is pretty sad
Level 80
Nov 28, 2019
I could paint like a child from a very early age.
Level 61
Feb 21, 2020
Knowledge is knowing that the pilot can land a plane successfully. Wisdom is knowing not to clap when he does so.
Level 70
Sep 6, 2020
Knowledge and wisdom are both learnt, experience is the teacher and when you have landed during a monsoon and skidded off the runway, tilted sideways and bounced back on the runway then stopped safely only a 'prig' wouldn't clap.
Level 44
Feb 27, 2020
C-4 is just angry playdough so don't worry

I hope......

Level 52
Apr 11, 2020
Abe Lincoln said not to believe everything you read on the internet??? I don't believe it!
Level 64
Apr 19, 2020
I think we all know that #1 should be: "You miss 100% of the shots you don't take. - Wayne Gretzky" - Michael "The Great One" Scott