Why do we love quotes? Because the right words can echo in our heads, and in one simple sentence, inhabit our thoughts and either inspire us to be more or make us feel new things we never considered before. This quiz is here to test your knowledge of the quotes of the past by famous men and women of history. How many of these 15 quotes will you know?
"We shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills; we shall never surrender..."
"Life is what happens when you're busy making other plans."
"Don't let schooling interfere with your education."
"I would rather die of passion than of boredom."
"The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall."
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."
"When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang on."
"The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart."
"You miss 100% of the shots you don't take."
"The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity."
"An unexamined life is not worth living."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."
"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them."
“Nothing is impossible, the word itself says ‘I’m possible’!”
“It is never too late to be what you might have been.”
"A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new."
These are the famous words of Albert Einstein. In other words - don't let this failed test hold you back. Learn from your mistakes or even try again. But, according to Sir Churchill - Never give up!
"The reward of a thing well done, is to have done it. "
Those are the words of Ralph Waldo Emerson, by which he means the satisfaction you get, in this case - from doing very well on this quote quiz - is a reward on its own. Good job! You definitely know more historical quotes than most people! You may want to have a look at your mistakes and learn from them since you did have a few.
"Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful."
This quote by Albert Schweitzer is very true, and we're quite sure you have a deep love for history, the famous people who made it and the famous words they said. We are impressed! You have aced this quiz, and you should share your incredible results with friends and family - let's see if they can do as well!