Quotes by K Authors

Louis C. K.
American Comedian
Jane Kaczmarek
American Actress
Jane Frances Kaczmarek is an American actress. She is best known for playing the character of Lois on the television series Malcolm in the Middle. Kaczmarek is a three-time Golden Globe and seven-time Emmy Award nominee. Wikipedia
Theodore Kaczynski
American Criminal
Theodore John "Ted" Kaczynski, PhD , also known as the "Unabomber", is an American terrorist, mathematician, social critic, and Neo-Luddite. Wikipedia
Janos Kadar
Hungarian Statesman
János Kádár was a Hungarian communist leader and the General Secretary of the Hungarian Socialist Workers' Party, presiding over the country from 1956 until his retirement in 1988. Wikipedia
Akhmad Kadyrov
Chechen Statesman
Akhmad Abdulkhamidovich Kadyrov , also spelled Akhmat, was the Chief Mufti of the Chechen Republic of Ichkeria in the 1990s during and after the First Chechen War. Wikipedia
Pauline Kael
American Critic
Pauline Kael was an American film critic who wrote for The New Yorker magazine from 1968 to 1991. Earlier in her career, her work appeared in City Lights, McCall's and The New Republic. Wikipedia
Kato Kaelin
American Celebrity
Brian Jerard "Kato" Kaelin is an American radio and television personality who gained fame as a witness during the 1994-95 murder trial of O. J. Simpson. Wikipedia
Franz Kafka
Austrian Novelist
Franz Kafka was a German-language writer of novels and short stories, regarded by critics as one of the most influential authors of the 20th century. Kafka strongly influenced genres such as existentialism. Wikipedia
Paul Kagame
Statesman
Paul Kagame is a Rwandan politician who is the sixth and current President of Rwanda, having taken office in 2000 when his predecessor resigned. Wikipedia
Daryn Kagan
American Entertainer
Daryn A. Kagan is an American broadcast journalist, formerly a news anchor for CNN. Wikipedia
Donald Kagan
American Historian
Donald Kagan is an American historian at Yale University specializing in ancient Greece, notable for his four-volume history of the Peloponnesian War. 1987-1988 Acting Director of Athletics, Yale University. Wikipedia
Elena Kagan
American Judge
Elena Kagan is an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. Kagan is the Court's 112th justice and fourth female justice. She is generally considered to be among the Court's more liberal members. Wikipedia
Robert Kagan
American Writer
Robert Kagan is an American historian, author and foreign policy commentator at the Brookings Institution. He is a co-founder of the now-defunct neoconservative political organization Project for the New American Century. Wikipedia
Duke Kahanamoku
American Athlete
Duke Paoa Kahinu Mokoe Hulikohola Kahanamoku was an American competition swimmer who was also known as an actor, lawman, early beach volleyball player and businessman credited with spreading the sport of surfing. Wikipedia
Meir Kahane
American Clergyman
Martin David Kahane , also known as Meir Kahane , was an American-Israeli rabbi and ultra-nationalist writer and political figure, whose work became either the direct or indirect foundation of most modern Jewish militant and right-wing political... Wikipedia
Frida Kahlo
Mexican Artist
Frida Kahlo de Rivera was a Mexican painter, born in Coyoacán, who is best known for her self-portraits. Wikipedia
Gus Kahn
Gustav Gerson Kahn was an American lyricist. Wikipedia
Herman Kahn
American Scientist
Louis Kahn
American Architect
Louis Isadore Kahn was an American architect, based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. After working in various capacities for several firms in Philadelphia, he founded his own atelier in 1935. Wikipedia
Oliver Kahn
German Athlete
Oliver Rolf Kahn is a former German football goalkeeper. He started his career in the Karlsruher SC Junior team. He had his debut game in the professional squad in 1987. Wikipedia
Otto Hermann Kahn
German Businessman
Otto Hermann Kahn was an investment banker, collector, philanthropist, and patron of the arts. Wikipedia
Roger Kahn
American Writer
Roger Kahn is an American author, best known for his 1972 baseball book The Boys of Summer. Wikipedia
Daniel Kahneman
Israeli Psychologist
Daniel Kahneman is an Israeli-American psychologist and winner of the 2002 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences. He is notable for his work on the psychology of judgment and decision-making, behavioral economics and hedonic psychology. Wikipedia
Chiang Kai-shek
Chinese Soldier
Chiang Kai-shek was a 20th-century Chinese political and military leader. He is known as Jiang Jieshi or Jiang Zhongzheng in Mandarin Chinese. Wikipedia
Karen Kain
Canadian Dancer
Karen Alexandria Kain, CC is a retired Canadian ballet dancer, and currently the Artistic Director of the National Ballet of Canada. Wikipedia
Tim Kaine
American Politician
Timothy Michael "Tim" Kaine is an American politician currently serving as the junior United States Senator from the Commonwealth of Virginia since 2013. Wikipedia
Henry J. Kaiser
American Businessman
Henry John Kaiser was an American industrialist who became known as the father of modern American shipbuilding. He established the Kaiser Shipyard which built Liberty ships during World War II, after which he formed Kaiser Aluminum and Kaiser Steel. Wikipedia
Abdul Kalam
Indian Statesman
Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam usually referred to as Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, is an Indian scientist and administrator who served as the 11th President of India from 2002 to 2007. Wikipedia
Mikhail Kalashnikov
Russian Inventor
Mikhail Timofeyevich Kalashnikov is a Russian small arms designer, most famous for developing the AK-47, AKM, and AK-74 assault rifles. Wikipedia
Al Kaline
American Athlete
Albert William "Al" Kaline is a former Major League Baseball right fielder. He is a member of the Baseball Hall of Fame. Kaline played his entire 22-year baseball career with the Detroit Tigers. Wikipedia
Mindy Kaling
American Actress
Mindy Kaling is an American actress, comedian, writer, and producer who portrayed Kelly Kapoor on the NBC sitcom The Office and currently created and stars in The Mindy Project. Wikipedia
Bert Kalmar
Bert Kalmar was a Jewish American lyricist. Wikipedia
Ernst Kaltenbrunner
German Soldier
Ernst Kaltenbrunner was an Austrian-born senior official of Nazi Germany during World War II. Wikipedia
Israel Kamakawiwo'ole
American Musician
Israel "Iz" Kamakawiwo'ole translation: "The Fearless Eyed", also called Bruddah Iz , was a Hawaiian musician. Wikipedia
Dean Kamen
American Inventor
Dean L. Kamen is an American entrepreneur and inventor from New Hampshire. Wikipedia
Robert Mark Kamen
American Writer
Robert Mark Kamen is an American screenwriter who has been writing major motion pictures for over twenty-five years. He is best known as creator and co-creator of the Karate Kid and Transporter franchises, as well as the 2008 action thriller Taken. Wikipedia
Ingvar Kamprad
Swedish Businessman
Ingvar Feodor Kamprad is a Swedish business magnate. He is the founder of IKEA, a retail company. Wikipedia
Steve Kanaly
American Actor
Steven Francis "Steve" Kanaly is an American actor, best known for his role as Ray Krebbs in the CBS soap opera Dallas. Wikipedia
Kiri Te Kanawa
New Zealander Musician
Dame Kiri Janette Te Kanawa ONZ DBE AC is a New Zealand/Maori soprano who has had a highly successful international opera career since 1968. Wikipedia
Wassily Kandinsky
Russian Artist
Bob Kane
American Artist
Bob Kane was an American comic book artist and writer, credited as the creator of the DC Comics superhero Batman, along with Bill Finger. Wikipedia
Carol Kane
American Actress
Carolyn Laurie Kane - known as Carol Kane - is an American stage, screen, and television actress. She became known in the 1970s in films such as Hester Street and Annie Hall. Wikipedia
Gil Kane
American Artist
Eli Katz who worked under the name Gil Kane and less famously Scott Edward, Gil Stack and other pseudonyms, was a comic book artist whose career spanned the 1940s to 1990s and every major comics company and character. Wikipedia
Paul Kane
English Writer
Paul Kane was an Irish-born Canadian painter, famous for his paintings of First Nations peoples in the Canadian West and other Native Americans in the Oregon Country. Wikipedia
Garson Kanin
American Playwright
Garson Kanin was a prolific American writer and director of plays and films. Wikipedia
Immanuel Kant
German Philosopher
Immanuel Kant was a German philosopher. He is a central figure of modern philosophy, and set the terms by which all subsequent thinkers have had to grapple. Wikipedia
Rosabeth Moss Kanter
American Businesswoman
Rosabeth Moss Kanter is a tenured professor in business at Harvard Business School, where she holds the Ernest L. Arbuckle Professorship. Wikipedia
Paul Kantner
Musician
Paul Lorin Kantner is an American rock musician, known for co-founding the psychedelic rock band Jefferson Airplane and its spin-off band Jefferson Starship. He was born in San Francisco, California. Wikipedia
William Kapell
American Musician
William Kapell was an outstanding American pianist who was killed in the crash of a commercial airliner. Wikipedia
Fanny Kaplan
Russian Activist
Fanny Yefimovna Kaplan , was a Russian political revolutionary and an attempted assassin of Vladimir Lenin. Wikipedia
Justin Kaplan
American Writer
Justin Kaplan is an American writer and editor. He is best known for biography including Samuel Clemens, Lincoln Steffens, and Walt Whitman. Wikipedia
Philip J. Kaplan
American Businessman
Philip J. "Pud" Kaplan is an American entrepreneur and computer programmer who has founded several Internet companies. Wikipedia
Rick Kaplan
American Businessman
Richard N. Kaplan is an American network television producer. He has worked for CBS, ABC, CNN and MSNBC. Wikipedia
Robert D. Kaplan
American Journalist
Robert David Kaplan is an American journalist, currently a National Correspondent for The Atlantic magazine and a writer for Stratfor. Wikipedia
Anil Kapoor
Indian Actor
Anil Kapoor is an Indian actor and producer who has appeared in many Bollywood films and more recently international films. Wikipedia
Anish Kapoor
Indian Artist
Anish Kapoor, CBE, RA is an Indian-born British sculptor. Born in Mumbai, Kapoor has lived and worked in London since the early 1970s when he moved to study art, first at the Hornsey College of Art and later at the Chelsea School of Art and Design. Wikipedia
Raj Kapoor
Indian Actor
Ranbirraj "Raj" Kapoor , also known as The Show-Man, was an Indian film actor, producer and director of Hindi cinema. Wikipedia
Mitch Kapor
American Businessman
Mitchell David Kapor is the founder of Lotus Development Corporation and the designer of Lotus 1-2-3. He is also a co-founder of the Electronic Frontier Foundation and was the first chair of the Mozilla Foundation. Wikipedia
Mitchell Kapor
American Businessman
Mitchell David Kapor is the founder of Lotus Development Corporation and the designer of Lotus 1-2-3. He is also a co-founder of the Electronic Frontier Foundation and was the first chair of the Mozilla Foundation. Wikipedia
Alex Kapranos
Alexander Paul Kapranos Huntley , commonly known as Alex Kapranos, is a Scottish musician and the lead singer and guitarist of the Glasgow based band Franz Ferdinand. Wikipedia
Marcy Kaptur
American Politician
Marcia Carolyn "Marcy" Kaptur is the U.S. Representative for Ohio's 9th congressional district, serving since 1983. She is a member of the Democratic Party. Wikipedia
Ryszard Kapuscinski
Polish Journalist
Ryszard Kapuscinski was a Polish journalist and writer whose dispatches in book form brought him a global reputation. Wikipedia
Constantine Karamanlis
Greek Leader
Konstantínos G. Wikipedia
Donna Karan
American Designer
Donna Karan is an American fashion designer and the creator of the Donna Karan New York and DKNY clothing labels. Wikipedia
Carl Karcher
American Businessman
Carl Nicholas Karcher SMOM was an American businessman, founder of the Carl's Jr. hamburger chain, now owned by parent company CKE Restaurants, Inc. Wikipedia
Khloe Kardashian
American Entertainer
Khloé Kardashian Odom is an American socialite, television personality, businesswoman, fashion designer, author, actress and presenter. Wikipedia
Kim Kardashian
American Celebrity
Kimberly Noel "Kim" Kardashian is an American socialite, television personality and occasional actress. Wikipedia
Islom Karimov
Statesman
Islom Abdug'aniyevich Karimov is the first President of Uzbekistan, ruling since 1989. Wikipedia
Boris Karloff
English Actor
William Henry Pratt , better known by his stage name Boris Karloff, was an English actor. Wikipedia
Mel Karmazin
American Businessman
Melvin Alan "Mel" Karmazin is an American executive. He co-founded and was the president of Infinity Broadcasting and eventually became the president and CEO of CBS. From 2008-2012, he was the former CEO of Sirius XM Radio. Wikipedia
Richard Karn
American Actor
Richard Karn is an American actor and game show host. He is most well known for his co-starring role as Al Borland in the 1990s sitcom Home Improvement and his tenure as the host of Family Feud during the 2000s. Wikipedia
Jan Karon
American Writer
Jan Karon is an American writer and novelist, who has written for both children and adults. Karon was born in Lenoir, North Carolina, in 1937, as Janice Meredith Wilson. Wikipedia
Janis Karpinski
American Soldier
Janis Leigh Karpinski is a career officer in the US Army Reserve, now retired. Wikipedia
Anatoly Karpov
Russian Celebrity
Anatoly Yevgenyevich Karpov is a Russian chess grandmaster and former World Champion. He was the official world champion from 1975 to 1985 when he was defeated by Garry Kasparov. Wikipedia
Alphonse Karr
French Critic
Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr was a French critic, journalist, and novelist. His brother Eugène was a talented engineer, and his aunt Carme Karr was a writer, journalist and suffragist in La Roche-Mabile. Wikipedia
Alex Karras
American Athlete
Alexander George "Alex" Karras , nicknamed "The Mad Duck", was an American football player, professional wrestler, and actor. He played football with the Detroit Lions in the National Football League from 1958-1962 and 1964-1970. Wikipedia
Yousuf Karsh
Canadian Photographer
Yousuf Karsh, CC was an Armenian-Canadian photographer, and one of the most famous and accomplished portrait photographers of all time. Wikipedia
Vincent Kartheiser
American Actor
Vincent Paul Kartheiser is an American actor known for playing Connor in Angel and Pete Campbell in Mad Men. Wikipedia
Hamid Karzai
Statesman
Hamid Karzai GCMG is the 12th and current President of Afghanistan, taking office on 22 December 2001. He became a dominant political figure after the removal of the Taliban regime in late 2001. Wikipedia
Lawrence Kasdan
American Producer
Lawrence Edward Kasdan is an American film producer, director, and screenwriter. He is best known as the co-writer of Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back, Raiders of the Lost Ark, and Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi. Wikipedia
Casey Kasem
American Actor
Kemal Amin "Casey" Kasem is an American radio personality and voice actor who is best known for being the host of the nationally syndicated Top 40 countdown show American Top 40, and for voicing Shaggy in the popular Saturday morning cartoon... Wikipedia
John Kasich
American Politician
John Richard Kasich is the 69th and current Governor of Ohio. A member of the Republican Party, he previously served as a member of the United States House of Representatives, representing Ohio's 12th congressional district from 1983 to 2001. Wikipedia
Charlotte Davis Kasl
Charlotte Sophia Kasl, PhD, is a U.S. psychologist and author. Wikipedia
Garry Kasparov
Celebrity
Garry Kimovich Kasparov is a Russian chess grandmaster, a former World Chess Champion, writer and political activist, considered by many to be the greatest chess player of all time. Wikipedia
Carmen Kass
Estonian Model
Carmen Kass is an Estonian model. Wikipedia
Leon Kass
American Educator
Leon Richard Kass is an American physician, scientist, educator, and public intellectual, best known as proponent of liberal education via the "Great Books," as an opponent of human cloning, life extension and euthanasia, as a critic of certain... Wikipedia
Mathieu Kassovitz
French Director
Mathieu Kassovitz is a French director, screenwriter, producer, editor, and actor. Kassovitz is also the founder of MNP Entreprise, a film production company. Wikipedia
Alfred Kastler
Alfred Kastler was a French physicist, and Nobel Prize laureate. Wikipedia
Erich Kastner
German Author
Emil Erich Kästner was a German author, poet, screenwriter and satirist, known primarily for his humorous, socially astute poetry and children's literature. Wikipedia
Terry Kath
American Musician
Terry Alan Kath , born in Chicago, Illinois, was the original guitarist and founding member of the rock band Chicago. He died in early 1978, eight days before his 32nd birthday, from an unintentional self-inflicted gunshot wound. Wikipedia
Moshe Katsav
Israeli Statesman
Moshe Katsav is an Israeli politician. He served as the eighth President of Israel, a leading Likud member of the Israeli Knesset, and a minister in its cabinet. Wikipedia
Andreas Katsulas
American Actor
Andrew "Andreas" Katsulas was an American actor known for his roles as Ambassador G'Kar in the science fiction television series Babylon 5, as the one-armed villain Sykes in the film The Fugitive , and as the Romulan Commander Tomalak on Star Trek:... Wikipedia
Chris Kattan
American Comedian
Christopher Lee "Chris" Kattan is an American actor/comedian, best known for his work on Saturday Night Live. Wikipedia
Bernard Katz
German Scientist
Sir Bernard Katz, FRS was a German-born biophysicist, noted for his work on nerve biochemistry. He shared the Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine in 1970 with Julius Axelrod and Ulf von Euler. He was knighted in 1970. Wikipedia
Jonathan Katz
American Comedian
Jonathan Paul Katz is an American comedian, actor, and voice actor best known for his starring role in the animated sitcom Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist. He produces a podcast titled Hey, We're Back and can be heard on Explosion Bus. Wikipedia
Phil Katz
American Scientist
Phillip Walter Katz was a computer programmer best known as the co-creator of the ZIP file format for data compression, and the author of PKZIP, a program for creating zip files which ran under DOS. Wikipedia
Steven T. Katz
Historian
Steven T. Katz is a Jewish philosopher and scholar. He is the director of the Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies at Boston University in Massachusetts, USA, where he holds the Alvin J. and Shirley Slater Chair in Jewish and Holocaust Studies. Wikipedia