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Necessity Quotes

Nature must obey necessity. [Julius Caesar]

Author: William Shakespeare (1564-1616)

Profession: British Poet, Playwright, Actor

Necessity knows no law except to conquer.

Author: Publilius Syrus

Profession: Roman Writer

Necessity is the mother of taking chances.

Author: Mark Twain (1835-1910)

Profession: American Humorist, Writer

Need is the driving force, Need makes people better -- luck only makes them worse.

Author: Source Unknown


The superfluous is very necessary.

Author: Voltaire (1694-1778)

Profession: French Historian, Writer

We live in an age when unnecessary things are our only necessities.

Author: Oscar Wilde (1856-1900)

Profession: British Author, Wit