"I like to listen. I have learned a great deal from listening carefully. Most people never listen."
"Great minds discuss ideas average minds discuss events small minds discuss people."Ernest Hemingway on Eleanor Roosevelt
"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds."Ernest Hemingway on Albert Einstein
"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them."Ernest Hemingway on William Shakespeare
"One sees great things from the valley only small things from the peak."Ernest Hemingway on Gilbert K. Chesterton
"All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope."Ernest Hemingway on Winston Churchill
"Hesitation increases in relation to risk in equal proportion to age."
"Prose is architecture, not interior decoration, and the Baroque is over."
"Switzerland is a small, steep country, much more up and down than sideways, and is all stuck over with large brown hotels built on the cuckoo clock style of architecture."
"Bullfighting is the only art in which the artist is in danger of death and in which the degree of brilliance in the performance is left to the fighter's honor."
"The best way to find out if you can trust somebody is to trust them."