"When I despair, I remember that all through history the ways of truth and love have always won. There have been tyrants, and murderers, and for a time they can seem invincible, but in the end they always fall. Think of it - always."
— Mohandas Gandhi
Leader of Indian nationalism in British-ruled India, born October 2, 1869

"I never said, 'I want to be alone.' I only said, 'I want to be left alone.' There is all the difference."
— Greta Garbo
Swedish-American actress, born September 18, 1905

"Every one of us lives this life just once, if we are honest, to live once is enough."
— Greta Garbo
Swedish-American actress, born September 18, 1905

"Mr. Hitler was big on me. He kept writing and inviting me to come to Germany, and if the war hadn't started when it did, I would have gone and I would have taken a gun out of my purse and shot him, because I am the only person who would not have been searched."
— Greta Garbo
Swedish-American actress, died April 15, 1990

"I mean, whatever kills you kills you, and your death is authentic no matter how you die."
— Jerry Garcia
American singer (Grateful Dead), died August 9, 1995

"I got a feeling your statements are true but all they add up to is one big lie."
— Vincent Gardenia
Italian-American actor, born January 7, 1922

"When I lose my temper, honey, you can't find it any place."
— Ava Gardner
American actress, died January 25, 1990

"And the news got worse. It appeared that there was this whole other person Jesus Christ whose birthday a lot of people tended to confuse with mine. I was personally outraged. It was a long time before I forgave the Lord for that."
— Ava Gardner
American actress, born December 24, 1922

"If you want to look thinner, hang around people fatter than you."
— Garfield
Syndicated comic strip, debuts, June 19, 1978

"By my 40s, I finally got out of my own way, so I could become a life creator; a life giver."
— Art Garfunkel
American singer (Simon & Garfunkel), born November 5, 1941

"Yes, I like that word. "More" is a prayer to God, isn't it? Gratitude and plea, all in one."
— Art Garfunkel
American singer (Simon & Garfunkel), born November 5, 1941

"In the silence of night I have often wished for just a few words of love from one man, rather than the applause of thousands of people."
— Judy Garland
American actress, born June 10, 1922

"I've always taken 'The Wizard of Oz' very seriously, you know. I believe in the idea of the rainbow. And I've spent my entire life trying to get over it."
— Judy Garland
American actress, died June 22, 1969

"If I am a legend, then why am I so lonely?"
— Judy Garland
American actress, born June 10, 1922

"I'm a woman who wants to reach out and take 40 million people in her arms."
— Judy Garland
American actress, born June 10, 1922

"Happiness is your own responsibility."
— Jennifer Garner
American actress, born April 17, 1972

"As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others."
— Bill Gates
American businessman, co-founded Microsoft, born October 28, 1955

"I can understand wanting to have millions of dollars, there’s a certain freedom, meaningful freedom, that comes with that. ‘But once you get much beyond that, I have to tell you, it’s the same hamburger."
— Bill Gates
American businessman, co-founded Microsoft, born October 28, 1955

"I shut my eyes in order to see."
— Paul Gauguin
French Post-Impressionist artist, born June 7, 1948

"It is the eye of ignorance that assigns a fixed and unchangeable color to every object; beware of this stumbling block."
— Paul Gauguin
French Post-Impressionist artist, born June 7, 1948