This page offers visitors the chance to hear some interesting quotations in real spoken English. Listen to and download MP3 audio files of a random selection collection of quotations in English. All files are recorded by a native speaker of British English.
More important quotes
Most of the below lines relate to travel and education:
"I never teach my pupils. I only attempt to provide the conditions in which they can learn." ALBERT EINSTEIN
"He who would travel happily must travel light." ANTOINE de SAINT-EXUPERY
"The traveller sees what he sees. The tourist sees what he has come to see." G.K. CHESTERTON
"Every day I succumb to the temptation and make a sacred promise to myself: Tomorrow you'll stay away for once. But when morning comes I again find an irresistible reason, and before I know it I'm with her." JOHANN WOLFGANG von GOETHE
"Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire." WILLIAM BUTLER YEATS
"I dislike feeling at home when I am abroad." GEORGE BERNARD SHAW
"To teach is to learn twice." JOSEPH JOUBERT
"The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page." St. AUGUSTINE
"Broadly speaking, the short words are the best, and the old words best of all." Sir WINSTON CHURCHILL
Simply click on any quote to hear it being spoken by native speakers of English from England. The link will then open a new page where you will be able to click on the file to either open or save the audio file to your own computer or MP3 player.