From Bartleby, 65,000 essential quotations.
Familiar Quotations by John Bartlett, 9th ed., 1901
Including over 11,000 quotations, the first new edition of John Bartlett’s corpus to be published after his death in 1905 keeps most of his original work intact.
From Bartleby, a dictionary of quotations requested from the Congressional Research Service.
Quotations and Sayings Database
General purpose quotations
Quotations Home Page
Almost 25,000 quotations on a variety of subjects
21,000 quotations searchable by author and subject. Includes Stupid Movie Lines
A good starting place to search for quotes by topic, author. Includes sports quotes, art quotes, motivational quotes, literary quotes, movie quotes, and even love quotes
Simpson’s Contemporary Quotations. 1988.
The most notable quotations since 1950 contains over 10,000 quotations from 4,000 sources and is organized into 25 categories and 60 sections
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Famous last words of real people, fictional characters, quotations from epitaphs, famous wills and obituaries, famous last stands, and famous farewells
Ambrose Bierce's classic satire
This site features literary quotes from the great works of literature
From Bartleby, quotations from the plays and other works of William Shakespeare
Samuel Johnson Sound Bite
Over 1,800 quotes from Samuel Johnson (1709-1784), one of the most quoted men of the 18th century