famous quotes

Welcome to the web´s most comprehensive site of quotations by women. Over 40,000 quotations are searchable by topic, by author's name, or by keyword. Many of them appear in no other collection. And new ones are added continually.

See all TOPICS available:

See all AUTHORS available:

Search by topic:

Find quotations by TOPIC (coffee, love, dogs)
or search alphabetically below.


A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Search by last name:

Search by keyword:

Sally Quinn

"Social climbing and power climbing -- the two are often synonymous -- are what make Washington run. ... If there are more than two people together, if there are three, one of them is climbing."

Sally Quinn, We're Going to Make You a Star (1975)

New Quoatation

"... Washington is, for one thing, the news capital of the world. And for another, it is a company town. Most of the interesting people in Washington either work for the government or write about it."

Sally Quinn, We're Going to Make You a Star (1975)

New Quoatation

"The primary motivation in the world of television is fear. People are scared to death. Ambition and enthusiasm and interest and the desire to excel are secondary. Because fear is an enormous motivating force, many in the medium are afraid to make decisions, take chances, do anything innovative."

Sally Quinn, We're Going to Make You a Star (1975)

New Quoatation

"The football season is like pain. You forget how terrible it is until it seizes you again."

Sally Quinn, in Lee Green, ed., Sportswit (1986)

New Quoatation

Sally Quinn, U.S. journalist, writer
(1941 - )