Quotations | Biographies

This site contains sections of literary and humorous quotations. Discussion groups are available for visitors to share favorite quotes or find the source of a quote.

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Brainy quotes from some of the greatest thinkers of our time!
Gale Biography in Context
Biographies on important figures new and historic!
Provided by the Arizona State Library

Biographical Dictionary
Covers more than 28,000 notable men and women who have shaped our world from ancient times to the present day.
This Spanish-language resource contains biographies of famous people from all over the world. Biographies are included on royalty and world leaders, writers, actors, musicians and singers, artists, athletes, philosophers, and scientists.

Find a Grave 
Contains information about “Where everybody who was anybody is buried…” Includes photos. Searchable by name, location, birth dates and death dates.
The Nobel Prize Internet Archive
Provides a collection of information about all of the past Nobel Laureates, organized by prize and year. Entries include brief biographical information plus links to related Internet sites.

Presidents of the United States (POTUS)
Contains all the information you may need about all 44 presidents. You can locate biographies, speeches, and writings and where possible, audio and video clips, election results, odd facts and presidential term highlights. Also included are First ladies, cabinet members, and additional important members of presidential life.