Quotes Categories

Tom Stoppard Quotes

(1937), Czech Playwright

Age is a high price to pay for maturity.

Category: Age And Aging

Every exit is an entry somewhere else.

Category: Beginning

Eternity is a terrible thought. I mean, where's it going to end?

Category: Eternity

I still believe that if your aim is to change the world, journalism is a more immediate short-term weapon.

Category: Journalism And Journalists

It is better of course to know useless things than to know nothing.

Category: Knowledge

Life is a gamble at terrible odds, if it were a bet, you would not take it.

Category: Life And Living

The media. It sounds like a convention of spiritualists.

Category: Newspapers

It is better to be quotable than to be honest.

Category: Quotations

Responsibilities gravitate to the person who can shoulder them.

Category: Responsibility

Revolution is a trivial shift in the emphasis of suffering.

Category: Revolutions And Revolutionaries

I don't think I can be expected to take seriously any game which takes less than three days to reach its conclusion.

Category: Sports

The bad end unhappily, the good unluckily. That is what tragedy means.

Category: Tragedies

It's not the voting that's democracy, it's the counting.

Category: Voting