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Lady Gaga – 44 Quotes

  44 Quotes by Lady Gaga   In fact, my courage and my bravery at a young age was the thing I was bullied for, a kind of ‘Who do you think you are?’ – Lady Gaga I don’t think I could live without hair, makeup and styling, let alone Read more…

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Lance Armstrong – 6 Quotes

  6 Quotes by Lance Armstrong   Nobody needs to cry for me. I’m going to be great. – Lance Armstrong My mom was such a strong character. I don’t want to say she was like a man, but she was tough. – Lance Armstrong Portland, Oregon won’t build a Read more…

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Lao Tzu – 48 Quotes

  48 Quotes by Lao Tzu   Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment. – Lao Tzu The words of truth are always paradoxical. – Lao Tzu When virtue is lost, benevolence appears, when benevolence is lost right conduct appears, when right conduct is lost, expedience appears. Expediency is Read more…

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Larry David – 23 Quotes

  23 Quotes by Larry David   I gave a funny speech at my wife’s birthday party, and I’m thinking, ‘Hey, I’ve still got it.’ – Larry David Obviously comedic styles do change. – Larry David Sometimes I have these fantasies of just moving to a foreign country and coming Read more…

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Larry Hagman – 20 Quotes

  20 Quotes by Larry Hagman   ‘Dallas’ hit a chord back in the late Seventies and Eighties because it was the age of greed: here you have this unapologetic character who is mean and nasty and ruthless and does it all with an evil grin. I think people related Read more…

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Laura Linney – 27 Quotes

  27 Quotes by Laura Linney   I’m not someone who likes to have my picture taken, let alone see it plastered all over the place. – Laura Linney The goal seems to me at times just to be business first. – Laura Linney People’s view of cancer will change Read more…

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Lauren Conrad – 17 Quotes

  17 Quotes by Lauren Conrad   I’ve actually spent a lot of time researching beauty products, how they are produced and how they are sold. – Lauren Conrad I think any opportunity you have to be green, whether it’s in business or in everyday life, you should take it. Read more…

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Laurence J. Peter – 21 Quotes

  21 Quotes by Laurence J. Peter   Early to bed, early to rise, work like hell, and advertise. – Laurence J. Peter Work is accomplished by those employees who have not yet reached their level of incompetence. – Laurence J. Peter Men now monopolize the upper levels… depriving women Read more…

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Laurence Sterne – 16 Quotes

  16 Quotes by Laurence Sterne   I once asked a hermit in Italy how he could venture to live alone, in a single cottage, on the top of a mountain, a mile from any habitation? He replied, that Providence was his next-door neighbor. – Laurence Sterne Nothing is so Read more…

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Lauryn Hill – 17 Quotes

  17 Quotes by Lauryn Hill   When I was working, and when I was making substantial amounts of money, I always filed and paid my taxes. This only stopped, when it was necessary to withdraw from society, in order to guarantee the safety and well-being of myself and my Read more…

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Lea Michele – 20 Quotes

  20 Quotes by Lea Michele   Growing up on stage, I was introduced to makeup at a young age and I will never forget the first time I tried on a L’Oreal Paris iconic lipstick – it was instant glamour and I’ve been hooked ever since. – Lea Michele Read more…

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LeBron James – 23 Quotes

  23 Quotes by LeBron James   My father wasn’t around when I was a kid, and I used to always say, ‘Why me? Why don’t I have a father? Why isn’t he around? Why did he leave my mother?’ But as I got older I looked deeper and thought, Read more…

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Lech Walesa – 22 Quotes

  22 Quotes by Lech Walesa   The politicians always told us that the Cold War stand-off could only change by way of nuclear war. None of them believed that such systemic change was possible. – Lech Walesa The thing that lies at the foundation of positive change, the way Read more…

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Lee Iacocca – 20 Quotes

  20 Quotes by Lee Iacocca   In times of great stress or adversity, it’s always best to keep busy, to plow your anger and your energy into something positive. – Lee Iacocca I have found that being honest is the best technique I can use. Right up front, tell Read more…

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Leighton Meester – 20 Quotes

  20 Quotes by Leighton Meester   I feel more mature than most people my age. – Leighton Meester I’m a grown woman and sometimes, I might be a little fat, you know? Am I alone there? Not really. – Leighton Meester I’m so accustomed to being alone. – Leighton Read more…

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Lena Dunham – 28 Quotes

  28 Quotes by Lena Dunham   At my age, no one is married, no one has kids, no one has a career. – Lena Dunham I feel like a lot of the female relationships I see on TV or in movies are in some way free of the kind Read more…

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Lenny Kravitz – 17 Quotes

  17 Quotes by Lenny Kravitz   You can be around 100 people and be completely alone. People don’t realize what it’s really like. – Lenny Kravitz It was amazing to me that, all of a sudden, I was hearing my music on the radio and coming out of cars. Read more…

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Leo Buscaglia – 22 Quotes

  22 Quotes by Leo Buscaglia   Change is the end result of all true learning. – Leo Buscaglia I believe that you control your destiny, that you can be what you want to be. You can also stop and say, ‘No, I won’t do it, I won’t behave his Read more…

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Leo Tolstoy – 29 Quotes

  29 Quotes by Leo Tolstoy   War is so unjust and ugly that all who wage it must try to stifle the voice of conscience within themselves. – Leo Tolstoy War on the other hand is such a terrible thing, that no man, especially a Christian man, has the Read more…

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Leona Lewis – 22 Quotes

  22 Quotes by Leona Lewis   I’d date someone younger or older age doesn’t matter to me. Or looks, really – it’s all about maturity. – Leona Lewis I have my best ideas when I am alone. – Leona Lewis I believe I could have had a career in Read more…

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Leonardo da Vinci – 32 Quotes

32 Quotes by Leonardo da Vinci Art is never finished, only abandoned. – Leonardo da Vinci Where the spirit does not work with the hand, there is no art. – Leonardo da Vinci The human foot is a masterpiece of engineering and a work of art. – Leonardo da Vinci Read more…

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Leonardo DiCaprio – 17 Quotes

  17 Quotes by Leonardo DiCaprio   I get a friend to travel with me… I need somebody to bring me back to who I am. It’s hard to be alone. – Leonardo DiCaprio The best thing about acting is that I get to lose myself in another character and Read more…

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Les Brown – 15 Quotes

  15 Quotes by Les Brown   If you set goals and go after them with all the determination you can muster, your gifts will take you places that will amaze you. – Les Brown In day-to-day commerce, television is not so much interested in the business of communications as Read more…

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Lewis Carroll – 9 Quotes

  9 Quotes by Lewis Carroll   Always speak the truth, think before you speak, and write it down afterwards. – Lewis Carroll ‘The time has come,’ the walrus said, ‘to talk of many things: of shoes and ships – and sealing wax – of cabbages and kings.’ – Lewis Read more…

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Lewis Mumford – 15 Quotes

  15 Quotes by Lewis Mumford   Life is the only art that we are required to practice without preparation, and without being allowed the preliminary trials, the failures and botches, that are essential for training. – Lewis Mumford A day spent without the sight or sound of beauty, the Read more…

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Lewis Thomas – 26 Quotes

  26 Quotes by Lewis Thomas   A lot of people fear death because they think that so overwhelming an experience has to be painful, but I’ve seen quite a few deaths, and, with one exception, I’ve never known anyone to undergo anything like agony. That’s amazing when you think Read more…

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Liam Neeson – 25 Quotes

  25 Quotes by Liam Neeson   I came to water late. I learned to swim at the age of 20. – Liam Neeson For all of nature’s wonder and beauty, it is also hostile and unpredictable. – Liam Neeson Before ‘Schindler’s List,’ I wouldn’t have believed movies had a Read more…

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Lil Wayne – 20 Quotes

  20 Quotes by Lil Wayne   Everybody know, I don’t do no promoting. I don’t ever have to promote nothing, that’s the beauty of Lil Wayne. – Lil Wayne I always believe that to be the best, you have to smell like the best, dress like the best, act Read more…

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Lily Tomlin – 17 Quotes

  17 Quotes by Lily Tomlin   Remember we’re all in this alone. – Lily Tomlin We’re all in this alone. – Lily Tomlin If truth is beauty, how come no one has their hair done in the library? – Lily Tomlin The best mind-altering drug is the truth. – Read more…

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Lindsay Lohan – 17 Quotes

  17 Quotes by Lindsay Lohan   Compared to a lot of actresses my age, I’m actually overweight. – Lindsay Lohan I am happy being able to play roles with people my age because once you do something really mature there is no turning back. – Lindsay Lohan I’m 20 Read more…

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Liz Phair – 16 Quotes

  16 Quotes by Liz Phair   I wear clothes that most people in the Midwest would probably deem inappropriate at my age. And I rock a bikini all summer long. I know that it’s not normal, but I just don’t care. I live once. – Liz Phair I’ve lost Read more…

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LL Cool J – 20 Quotes

  20 Quotes by LL Cool J   I am artistic so I reserve the right to change my mind at any point. I just like to do different things. What is more important than the name is that people know that I really like acting, I enjoy it and Read more…

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Lord Byron – 43 Quotes

  43 Quotes by Lord Byron   Who loves, raves. – Lord Byron Absence – that common cure of love. – Lord Byron Adversity is the first path to truth. – Lord Byron Friendship is Love without his wings! – Lord Byron I love not man the less, but Nature Read more…

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Lord Chesterfield – 24 Quotes

  24 Quotes by Lord Chesterfield   The heart never grows better by age I fear rather worse, always harder. A young liar will be an old one, and a young knave will only be a greater knave as he grows older. – Lord Chesterfield In seeking wisdom thou art Read more…

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Loretta Lynn – 22 Quotes

  22 Quotes by Loretta Lynn   My attitude toward men who mess around is simple: If you find ’em, kill ’em. – Loretta Lynn My biggest hero, Gregory Peck, was my birthday present on April 14, 1973. I just sat and stared at him. – Loretta Lynn A lot Read more…

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Loretta Young – 15 Quotes

  15 Quotes by Loretta Young   Like charity, I believe glamour should begin at home. – Loretta Young There is no personal achievement in being born beautiful. – Loretta Young As an actress, emotions are my business, my stock-in-trade. As such, I’ve dealt with them nearly all my life. Read more…

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Louis C. K. – 26 Quotes

  26 Quotes by Louis C. K.   It’s kind of awkward to eat alone in a restaurant because everybody’s looking at me. – Louis C. K. To me, art supplies are always okay to buy. – Louis C. K. I have a crazy amount of different jobs, so the Read more…

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Louis Farrakhan – 17 Quotes

  17 Quotes by Louis Farrakhan   The die is set and Malcolm will not escape for the foolish talk he spoke against his benefactor, such a man, is worthy of death, and it would have been so, were it not for Muhammad’s confidence that God would give him the Read more…

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Louisa May Alcott – 18 Quotes

  18 Quotes by Louisa May Alcott   Have regular hours for work and play make each day both useful and pleasant, and prove that you understand the worth of time by employing it well. Then youth will be delightful, old age will bring few regrets, and life will become Read more…

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Lucille Ball – 15 Quotes

  15 Quotes by Lucille Ball   The secret of staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age. – Lucille Ball I will never do another TV series. It couldn’t top I Love Lucy, and I’d be foolish to try. In this business, you have Read more…

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Lucius Annaeus Seneca – 84 Quotes

  84 Quotes by Lucius Annaeus Seneca   Time discovers truth. – Lucius Annaeus Seneca No man was ever wise by chance. – Lucius Annaeus Seneca If you wished to be loved, love. – Lucius Annaeus Seneca Where fear is, happiness is not. – Lucius Annaeus Seneca A great fortune Read more…

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Lucy Powell – 27 Quotes

  27 Quotes by Lucy Powell   Some argue that now isn’t the time to push the green agenda – that all efforts should be on preventing a serious recession. That is a false choice. It fails to recognise that climate change and our carbon reliance is part of problem Read more…

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Ludwig Wittgenstein – 17 Quotes

  17 Quotes by Ludwig Wittgenstein   Not every religion has to have St. Augustine’s attitude to sex. Why even in our culture marriages are celebrated in a church, everyone present knows what is going to happen that night, but that doesn’t prevent it being a religious ceremony. – Ludwig Read more…

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Lyndon B. Johnson – 39 Quotes

  39 Quotes by Lyndon B. Johnson   Freedom is not enough. – Lyndon B. Johnson The fifth freedom is freedom from ignorance. – Lyndon B. Johnson The Russians feared Ike. They didn’t fear me. – Lyndon B. Johnson You aren’t learning anything when you’re talking. – Lyndon B. Johnson Read more…

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Funny Quotes

“I knew who I was this morning but I’ve changed a few times since then” – Lewis Carol"I knew who I was this morning but I've changed a few times since then" - Lewis Carol