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"A drop of honey catches more flies than a gallon of gal." So with men... - Abraham Lincoln
"Charm" - which means the power to effect work without employing brute... - Henry Havelock Ellis
"Freedom from fear" could be said to sum up the whole philosophy of hu... - Dag Hammarskjold
"Is there no hope?" the sick man said, The silent doctor shook his hea... - Victor Hugo
"Love" is that condition in which the happiness of another person is e... - Robert A. Heinlein
"No comment" is a splendid expression. I am using it again and again. - Winston Churchill
"Skepticism," is that anything more than we used to mean when we said,... - Robert Frost
"So, do you live around here often?" - Steven Wright
"Think simple" as my old master used to say - meaning reduce the whole... - Frank Lloyd Wright
"To give style" to one's character - a great and rare art! He exercise... - Friedrich Nietzsche
"Where there is a will there is a way." is an old true saying. He who ... - Joan Rivers
''We are always doing,'' says he, ''something for posterity, but I wou... - Joseph Addison
'Beauty is truth, truth beauty,' - that is all ye know on earth, and a... - John Keats
'Classic.' A book which people praise and don't read. - Mark Twain
'Don't you worry, and don't you hurry.' I know that phrase by heart, a... - Mark Twain
'Escargot' is French for 'fat crawling bag of phlegm'. - Dave Barry
'Evil men have no songs.' How is it that the Russians have songs? - Friedrich Nietzsche
'He means well' is useless unless he does well. - Plautus
'That is indisputable,' was the answer, 'but in this country it is a g... - Voltaire
'Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all. - Alfred Lord Tennyson
'Tis easy enough to be pleasant, When life flows along like a song; Bu... - Ella Wheeler Wilcox
'Tis education forms the common mind, Just as the twig is bent, the tr... - Alexander Pope
'Tis folly to be wise. - Thomas Gray
'Tis mad idolatry To make the service greater than the god. - William Shakespeare
'Tis not enough to help the feeble up, but to support them after. - William Shakespeare
'Tis not enough your counsel still be true; Blunt truths more mischief... - Alexander Pope
'Tis not every question that deserves an answer. - Thomas Fuller
'Tis not what man does which exalts him, but what man Would do! - Robert Browning
'Tis one thing to be tempted, another thing to fall. - William Shakespeare
'Tis our true policy to steer clear of permanent alliances with any po... - Walter Lippmann
'Tis pleasant, sure, to see one's name in print. A book's a book, alth... - Lord Byron
'Tis so much joy! 'Tis so much joy! If I should fail, what poverty! An... - Emily Dickinson
'Tis sweet to know there is an eye will mark our coming, and look brig... - Walter Scott
'Tis the good reader that makes the good book; a good head cannot read... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
'Tis the sharpness of our mind that gives the edge to our pains and pl... - Michel de Montaigne
'Tis the soldier's life to have their balmy slumbers waked with strife... - William Shakespeare
'Tis the white stag, Fame, we're a-hunting, bid the world's hounds com... - Ezra Pound
'Tis well enough for a servant to be bred at an University. But the ed... - William Congreve
'Twas but my tongue, 'twas not my soul that swore. - Euripides
'Twas Christmas broach'd the mightiest ale; 'twas Christmas told the m... - Walter Scott
'Twas not my lips you kissed but my soul. - Judy Garland
'What is the use of a book', thought Alice, 'without pictures or conve... - Lewis Carroll
'Worry' is a word that I don't allow myself to use. - Dwight D. Eisenhower
640K ought to be enough for anybody. - Bill Gates
A "modern" man has nothing to add to modernism, if only because he has... - Elias Canetti
A "scream" is always just that - a noise and not music. - Carl Gustav Jung
A ''Bay Area Bisexual'' told me I didn't quite coincide with either of... - Woody Allen
A 'No' uttered from the deepest conviction is better than a 'Yes' mere... - Mohandas Gandhi
A am a great friend of public amusements, they keep people from vice. - Samuel Johnson
A am realistic - I expect miracles. - Dr. Wayne W. Dyer
A baby is an alimentary canal with a loud voice at one end and no resp... - Ronald Reagan
A baby is God's opinion that life should go on. - Carl Sandburg
A bachelor never quite gets over the idea that he is a thing of beauty... - Helen Rowland
A Bachelor of Arts is one who makes love to a lot of women, and yet ha... - Helen Rowland
A bachelor's life is a fine breakfast, a flat lunch, and a miserable d... - Francis Bacon
A bad book is as much of a labor to write as a good one, it comes as s... - Aldous Huxley
A bad book is the worse that it cannot repent. It has not been the dev... - John Kenneth Galbraith
A bad cause will never be supported by bad means and bad men. - Thomas Paine
A bad liver is to a Frenchman what a nervous breakdown is to an Americ... - Art Buchwald
A bad manner spoils everything, even reason and justice; a good one su... - Baltasar Gracian
A bad peace is even worse than war. - Tacitus
A bad review is even less important than whether it is raining in Pata... - Iris Murdoch
A bank is a place that will lend you money if you can prove that you d... - Bob Hope
A bank is a place where they lend you an umbrella in fair weather and ... - Robert Frost
A banker is a fellow who lends you his umbrella when the sun is shinin... - Mark Twain
A baseball swing is a very finely tuned instrument. It is repetition, ... - Reggie Jackson
A beautiful form is better than a beautiful face; it gives a higher pl... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
A beautiful woman should break her mirror early. - Baltasar Gracian
A beauty is a woman you notice; a charmer is one who notices you. - Adlai E. Stevenson
A bee is never as busy as it seems; it's just that it can't buzz any s... - Kin Hubbard
A belief in hell and the knowledge that every ambition is doomed to fr... - Aldous Huxley
A belief is like a guillotine, just as heavy, just as light. - David Hockney
A best-seller is the gilded tomb of a mediocre talent. - Logan Pearsall Smith
A best-seller was a book which somehow sold well because it was sellin... - Daniel J. Boorstin
A bibliophile of little means is likely to suffer often. Books don't s... - William Lyon Phelps
A big iron needle stitching the country together. - Jessamyn West
A big man has no time really to do anything but just sit and be big. - F. Scott Fitzgerald
A Bill of Rights is what the people are entitled to against every gove... - Thomas Jefferson
A bizarre sensation pervades a relationship of pretense. No truth seem... - Maya Angelou
A blind bloke walks into a shop with a guide dog. He picks the Dog up ... - Tommy Cooper
A blind man knows he cannot see, and is glad to be led, though it be b... - Samuel Butler
A blow with a word strikes deeper than a blow with a sword. - Robert Burton
A body of work such as Pasteur's is inconceivable in our time: no man ... - Jean Rostand
A bone to the dog is not charity. Charity is the bone shared with the ... - Jack London
A book is a fragile creature, it suffers the wear of time, it fears ro... - Umberto Eco
A book is a garden, an orchard, a storehouse, a party, a company by th... - Charles Baudelaire
A book is a version of the world. If you do not like it, ignore it; or... - Salman Rushdie
A book is good company. It is full of conversation without loquacity. ... - Henry Ward Beecher
A book is like a piece of rope; it takes on meaning only in connection... - Norman Cousins
A book is never a masterpiece: it becomes one. Genius is the talent of... - Carl Sandburg
A book might be written on the injustice of the just. - Pauline Kael
A book worth reading is worth buying. - John Ruskin
A bore is a person who opens his mouth and puts his feats in it. - Henry Ford
A bore is simply a nonentity who resents his humble lot in life, and s... - H. L. Mencken
A born writer is born scrofulous; his career is an accident dictated b... - Dylan Thomas
A bottle of wine begs to be shared; I have never met a miserly wine lo... - Clifton Paul Fadiman
A breath of wind from the wings of madness. - Charles Baudelaire
A broad margin of leisure is as beautiful in a man's life as in a book... - Henry David Thoreau
A broken bone can heal, but the wound a word opens can fester forever. - Jessamyn West
A building has integrity just like a man. And just as seldom. - Ayn Rand
A bureaucrat is a Democrat who holds some office that a Republican wan... - Harry S. Truman
A business absolutely devoted to service will have only one worry abou... - Henry Ford
A businessman is a hybrid of a dancer and a calculator. - Paul Valery
A camel makes an elephant feel like a jet plane. - Jacqueline Kennedy
A car can massage organs which no masseur can reach. It is the one rem... - Jean Cocteau
A car is useless in New York, essential everywhere else. The same with... - Mignon McLaughlin
A caricature is putting the face of a joke on the body of a truth. - Joseph Conrad
A cause may be inconvenient, but it's magnificent. It's like champagne... - Arnold Bennett
A celebrated people lose dignity upon a closer view. - Napoleon Bonaparte
A celebrity is a person who works hard all his life to become well kno... - Fred Allen
A celebrity is one who is known to many persons he is glad he doesn't ... - Lord Byron
A celibate clergy is an especially good idea, because it tends to supp... - Carl Sagan
A censor is a man who knows more than he thinks you ought to. - Laurence J. Peter
A central lesson of science is that to understand complex issues (or e... - Carl Sagan
A certain amount of opposition is a great help to a man. Kites rise ag... - Lewis Mumford
A certain degree of neurosis is of inestimable value as a drive, espec... - Sigmund Freud
A certain degree of physical harmony and comfort is necessary, but abo... - Mohandas Gandhi
A chain is no stronger than its weakest link, and life is after all a ... - William James
A character is a completely fashioned will. - Novalis
A check or credit card, a Gucci bag strap, anything of value will do. ... - Jesse Jackson
A cherub's face, a reptile all the rest. - Alexander Pope
A chief event of life is the day in which we have encountered a mind t... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
A chief is a man who assumes responsibility. He says "I was beaten," h... - Antoine de Saint-Exupery
A child becomes an adult when he realizes that he has a right not only... - Thomas Szasz
A child born to a Black mother in a state like Mississippi... has exac... - Thurgood Marshall
A child cannot be taught by anyone who despises him, and a child canno... - James A. Baldwin
A child is a curly, dimpled lunatic. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
A child learns to discard his ideals, whereas a grown-up never wears o... - Karl Kraus
A child miseducated is a child lost. - John F. Kennedy
A child must feel the flush of victory and the heart-sinking of disapp... - Helen Keller
A child who is allowed to be disrespectful to his parents will not hav... - Billy Graham
A child-like man is not a man whose development has been arrested; on ... - Aldous Huxley
A Christian is nothing but a sinful man who has put himself to school ... - Henry Ward Beecher
A church debt is the devil's salary. - Henry Ward Beecher
A church is a place in which gentlemen who have never been to heaven b... - H. L. Mencken
A church is disaffected when it is persecuted, quiet when it is tolera... - Thomas B. Macaulay
A citizen of America will cross the ocean to fight for democracy, but ... - Bill Vaughan
A city is a place where there is no need to wait for next week to get ... - Margaret Mead
A city that outdistances man's walking powers is a trap for man. - Arnold J. Toynbee
A civilization is a heritage of beliefs, customs, and knowledge slowly... - Antoine de Saint-Exupery
A civilization is built on what is required of men, not on that which ... - Antoine de Saint-Exupery
A civilized man is one who will give a serious answer to a serious que... - Ezra Pound
A civilized society is one which tolerates eccentricity to the point o... - Robert Frost
A clean confession, combined with a promise never to commit thesin aga... - Mohandas Gandhi
A cloudy day or a little sunshine have as great an influence on many c... - Joseph Addison
A commercial society whose members are essentially ascetic and indiffe... - Marshall McLuhan
A commodity appears at first sight an extremely obvious, trivial thing... - Karl Marx
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something comp... - Douglas Adams
A company of tyrants is inaccessible to all seductions. - Voltaire
A competent and self-confident person is incapable of jealousy in anyt... - Robert A. Heinlein
A competent portraitist knows how to imply the profile in the full fac... - Aldous Huxley
A compliment is something like a kiss through a veil. - Victor Hugo
A compromise is the art of dividing a cake in such a way that everyone... - Paul Gauguin
A conservative believes nothing should be done for the first time. - Thomas Fuller
A Conservative Government is an organized hypocrisy. - Benjamin Disraeli
A conservative is a man who is too cowardly to fight and too fat to ru... - Elbert Hubbard
A conservative is someone who makes no changes and consults his grandm... - Woodrow Wilson
A consistent soul believes in destiny, a capricious one in chance. - Benjamin Disraeli
A constant struggle, a ceaseless battle to bring success from inhospit... - Orison Swett Marden
A Constitution should be short and obscure. - Napoleon Bonaparte
A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this worl... - Joseph Addison
A conversation is a dialogue, not a monologue. That's why there are so... - Truman Capote
A corner draft fluttered the flame, and the white fever of temptation,... - Boris Pasternak
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without vir... - Daniel Webster
A countryman between two lawyers is like a fish between two cats. - Benjamin Franklin
A court is like a scene, people want to see attractive people. - Anna Kournikova
A coward is incapable of exhibiting love; it is the prerogative of the... - Mohandas Gandhi
A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit. - Thomas Jefferson
A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desir... - Ayn Rand
A critic is a man who knows the way but can't drive the car. - Kenneth Tynan
A cucumber should be well sliced, and dressed with pepper and vinegar,... - Samuel Johnson
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything but the value of no... - Oscar Wilde
A cynic is a man who, when he smells flowers, looks around for a coffi... - H. L. Mencken
A cynic is not merely one who reads bitter lessons from the past, he i... - Sydney J. Harris
A day away from Tallulah is like a month in the country. - Howard Dietz
A day may sink or save a realm. - Alfred Lord Tennyson
A day of worry is more exhausting than a week of work. - John Lubbock
A day spent in a round of strenuous idleness. - William Wordsworth
A day spent without the sight or sound of beauty, the contemplation of... - Lewis Mumford
A daydream is a meal at which images are eaten. Some of us are gourmet... - W. H. Auden
A daydream is an evasion. - Thomas Merton
A deadline is negative inspiration. Still, it's better than no inspira... - Rita Mae Brown
A democracy is nothing more than mob rule, where fifty-one percent of ... - Thomas Jefferson
A democracy which makes or even effectively prepares for modern, scien... - Aldous Huxley
A democratic government is the only one in which those who vote for a ... - Alexis de Tocqueville
A designer knows he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing ... - Antoine de Saint-Exupery
A desire presupposes the possibility of action to achieve it; action p... - Ayn Rand
A desire to resist oppression is implanted in the nature of man. - Tacitus
A destruction, an annihilation that only man can provoke, only man can... - Elie Wiesel
A difference of opinion is what makes horse racing and missionaries. - Will Rogers
A different language is a different vision of life. - Federico Fellini
A dimple on the chin, the devil within. - Pope Paul VI
A diplomat's life is made up of three ingredients: protocol, Geritol a... - Adlai E. Stevenson
A disposition to preserve, and an ability to improve, taken together, ... - Edmund Burke
A dissolute character is more dissolute in thought than in deed. And t... - Mohandas Gandhi
A divorce is like an amputation: you survive it, but there's less of y... - Margaret Atwood
A doctrine serves no purpose in itself, but it is indispensable to hav... - Simone Weil
A dog barks when his master is attacked. I would be a coward if I saw ... - Pearl S. Buck
A dog is not considered a good dog because he is a good barker. A man ... - Buddha
A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than you love you... - Josh Billings
A drama critic is a person who surprises the playwright by informing h... - Wilson Mizner
A dramatist is one who believes that the pure event, an action involvi... - Thornton Wilder
A drawing is always dragged down to the level of its caption. - James Thurber
A dream is a scripture, and many scriptures are nothing but dreams. - Umberto Eco
A dream will always triumph over reality, once it is given the chance. - Stanislaw Lem
A drinker has a hole under his nose that all his money runs into. - Thomas Fuller
A dwarf standing on the shoulders of a giant may see farther than a gi... - Robert Burton
A facade of skyscrapers facing a lake and behind the facade, every typ... - Edward M. Forster
A fact never went into partnership with a miracle. Truth scorns the as... - Robert Green Ingersoll
A failure is a man who has blundered, but is not able to cash in the e... - Elbert Hubbard
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing. - Victor Hugo
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subjec... - Winston Churchill
A fast word about oral contraception. I asked a girl to go to bed with... - Woody Allen
A father may turn his back on his child, brothers and sisters may beco... - Washington Irving
A fault is fostered by concealment. - Virgil
A favorite has no friend! - Thomas Gray
A feeble dart short of its mark. - Virgil
A fellow who is always declaring he's no fool usually has his suspicio... - Wilson Mizner
A few great minds are enough to endow humanity with monstrous power, b... - Jean Rostand
A few more days, and this essay will follow the Defensio Populi to the... - Thomas B. Macaulay
A few vices are sufficient to darken many virtues. - Plutarch
A fickle and capricious woman. - Virgil
A fierce unrest seethes at the core, of all existing things:, it was t... - Don Marquis
A filmmaker has almost the same freedom as a novelist has when he buys... - Stanley Kubrick
A fine quotation is a diamond in the hand of a man of wit and a pebble... - Joseph Roux
A fine quotations is a diamond on the finger of a man of wit, and a pe... - Joseph Roux
A fly is as untamable as a hyena. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
A fly may sting a stately horse and make him wince; but one is but an ... - Samuel Johnson
A fool and her money are soon courted. - Helen Rowland
A fool and his money are soon elected. - Will Rogers
A fool flatters himself, a wise man flatters the fool. - Edward Bulwer-Lytton
A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a... - William Shakespeare
A fool's paradise is a wise man's hell! - Thomas Fuller
A fox should not be of the jury at a goose's trial. - Thomas Fuller
A free life cannot acquire many possessions, because this is not easy ... - Epicurus
A free press can, of course, be good or bad, but, most certainly witho... - Albert Camus
A free society is one where it is safe to be unpopular. - Adlai E. Stevenson
A frenzied passion for art is a canker that devours everything else. - Charles Baudelaire
A fresh mind keeps the body fresh. Take in the ideas of the day, drain... - Edward Bulwer-Lytton
A friend doesn't go on a diet because you are fat. - Erma Bombeck
A friend in power is a friend lost. - Henry B. Adams
A friend is a gift you give yourself. - Robert Louis Stevenson
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself. - Jim Morrison
A friend is, as it were, a second self. - Marcus Tullius Cicero
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
A friend never defends a husband who gets his wife an electric skillet... - Erma Bombeck
A friend of mine once sent me a post card with a picture of the entire... - Steven Wright
A friend who cannot at a pinch remember a thing or two that never happ... - Samuel Butler
A friend who is far away is sometimes much nearer than one who is at h... - Kahlil Gibran
A friend will tell you she saw your old boyfriend-and he's a priest. - Erma Bombeck
A full-grown manatee, which can weigh more than 1,000 pounds, looks li... - Dave Barry
A game that requires the constant conjuring of animosity. - Vince Lombardi
A gem cannot be polished without friction, nor a man perfected without... - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
A gene can be either dominant or recessive, depending on which type of... - Dave Barry
A general is just as good or just as bad as the troops under his comma... - Douglas MacArthur
A genius can never expect to have a good time anywhere, if he is a gen... - Samuel Butler
A gentleman can live through anything. - William Faulkner
A gentleman is any man who wouldn't hit a woman with his hat on. - Fred Allen
A gentleman is one who never hurts anyone's feelings unintentionally. - Oscar Wilde
A gentleman is simply a patient wolf. - Lana Turner
A gentleman with a pug nose is a contradiction in terms. - Edgar Allan Poe
A genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus but a molder of conse... - Martin Luther King, Jr.
A gift consists not in what is done or given, but in the intention of ... - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
A girl phoned me the other day and said... Come on over, there's nobod... - Rodney Dangerfield
A goal is a dream with a deadline. - Napoleon Hill
A God without dominion, providence, and final causes, is nothing else ... - Alexander Pope
A good advertisement is one which sells the product without drawing at... - David Ogilvy
A good and faithful judge ever prefers the honorable to the expedient. - Horace
A good artist should be isolated. If he isn't isolated, something is w... - Orson Welles
A good book is always on tap; it may be decanted and drunk a hundred t... - Holbrook Jackson
A good conscience fears no witness, but a guilty conscience is solicit... - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
A good conscience is a continual Christmas. - Benjamin Franklin
A good conscience is to the soul what health is to the body; it preser... - Joseph Addison
A good constitution is infinitely better than the best despot. - Thomas B. Macaulay
A good drama critic is one who perceives what is happening in the thea... - Kenneth Tynan
A good example is far better than a good precept. - Dwight L. Moody
A good friend is my nearest relation. - Thomas Fuller
A good garden may have some weeds. - Thomas Fuller
A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination. - Nelson Mandela
A good heart is better than all the heads in the world. - Edward Bulwer-Lytton
A good heart will help you to a bonny face, my lad and a bad one will ... - Emily Bronte
A good indignation brings out all one's powers. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
A good listener is not only popular everywhere, but after a while, he ... - Wilson Mizner
A good listener is usually thinking about something else. - Kin Hubbard
A good many dramatic situations begin with screaming. - Jane Fonda
A good many inconveniences attend playgoing in any large city, but the... - Kenneth Tynan
A good many things go around in the dark besides Santa Claus. - Herbert Hoover
A good newspaper, I suppose, is a nation talking to itself. - Arthur Miller
A good photograph is knowing where to stand. - Ansel Adams
A good picture is equivalent to a good deed. - Vincent Van Gogh
A good politician is quite as unthinkable as an honest burglar. - H. L. Mencken
A good story cannot be devised; it has to be distilled. - Raymond Chandler
A good system shortens the road to the goal. - Orison Swett Marden
A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving. - Lao Tzu
A good traveller is one who does not know where he is going to, and a ... - Lin Yutang
A good way I know to find happiness, is to not bore a hole to fit the ... - Josh Billings
A good writer is basically a story teller, not a scholar or a redeemer... - Isaac Bashevis Singer
A good writer is not, per se, a good book critic. No more so than a go... - Jim Bishop
A goose flies by a chart which the Royal Geographical Society could no... - Oliver Wendell Holmes
A government is not legitimate merely because it exists. - Jeane J. Kirkpatrick
A government is the most dangerous threat to man's rights: it holds a ... - Ayn Rand
A government must not waiver once it has chosen it's course. It must n... - Otto von Bismarck
A government, for protecting business only, is but a carcass, and soon... - Amos Bronson Alcott
A graduation ceremony is an event where the commencement speaker tells... - Robert Orben
A grave blockhead should always go about with a lively one - they show... - William Hazlitt
A great architect is not made by way of a brain nearly so much as he i... - Frank Lloyd Wright
A great building must begin with the unmeasurable, must go through mea... - Louis Kahn
A great city is not to be confounded with a populous one. - Aristotle
A great city is that which has the greatest men and women. - Walt Whitman
A great city, whose image dwells in the memory of man, is the type of ... - Benjamin Disraeli
A great country worthy of the name does not have any friends. - Charles De Gaulle
A great deal of intelligence can be invested in ignorance when the nee... - Saul Bellow
A great empire, like a great cake, is most easily diminished at the ed... - Benjamin Franklin
A great fortune is a great slavery. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
A great man is always willing to be little. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearr... - William James
A great mind becomes a great fortune. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
A great part of courage is the courage of having done the thing before... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
A great photograph is one that fully expresses what one feels, in the ... - Ansel Adams
A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never get... - Albert Schweitzer
A great thing can only be done by a great person; and they do it witho... - John Ruskin
A great value of antiquity lies in the fact that its writings are the ... - Friedrich Nietzsche
A great writer creates a world of his own and his readers are proud to... - Cyril Connolly
A group of Cuban Americans denounced the Castro government as a fascis... - Bill Maher
A group of politicians deciding to dump a President because his morals... - Russell Baker
A guilty conscience needs to confess. A work of art is a confession. - Albert Camus
A hair in the head is worth two in the brush. - William Hazlitt
A happy life is one which is in accordance with its own nature. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
A happy marriage is a long conversation which always seems too short. - Andre Maurois
A hard man is good to find. - Mae West
A hardened and shameless tea drinker, who has for twenty years diluted... - Samuel Johnson
A hat should be taken off when you greet a lady and left off for the r... - P. J. O'Rourke
A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from other... - Tom Stoppard
A healthy male adult bore consumes each year one and a half times his ... - John Updike
A heart to resolve, a head to contrive, and a hand to execute. - Edward Gibbon
A heart well prepared for adversity in bad times hopes, and in good ti... - Horace
A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere a... - Christopher Reeve
A hero is born among a hundred, a wise man is found among a thousand, ... - Plato
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger th... - Joseph Campbell
A high station in life is earned by the gallantry with which appalling... - Tennessee Williams
A high-brow is someone who looks at a sausage and thinks of Picasso. - A. P. Herbert
A holding company is a thing where you hand an accomplice the goods wh... - Will Rogers
A horse never runs so fast as when he has other horses to catch up and... - Ovid
A Hospital is no place to be sick. - Samuel Goldwyn
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as... - Benjamin Franklin
A human being fashions his consequences as surely as he fashions his g... - Norman Cousins
A human being: an ingenious assembly of portable plumbing. - Christopher Morley
A Human Thought is an actual EXISTENCE, and a Force and Power, capable... - Albert Pike
A hundred times every day I remind myself that my inner and outer life... - Albert Einstein
A hundred years from now? All new people. - Anne Lamott
A hungry man is not a free man. - Adlai E. Stevenson
A hurtful act is the transference to others of the degradation which w... - Simone Weil
A hypocrite is a person who - but who isn't? - Don Marquis
A hypocrite is the kind of politician who would cut down a redwood tre... - Adlai E. Stevenson
A jest's prosperity lies in the ear of him that hears it, Never in the... - William Shakespeare
A joke is a very serious thing. - Winston Churchill
A joke is not a thing but a process, a trick you play on the listener'... - Max Eastman
A journalist is a person who has mistaken their calling. - Otto von Bismarck
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. - Confucius
A judge is a law student who marks his own examination papers. - H. L. Mencken
A Judge may be a farmer; but he is not to geld his own pigs. A Judge m... - Samuel Johnson
A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better ... - Robert Frost
A jury is composed of twelve men of average ignorance. - Herbert Spencer
A just and reasonable modesty does not only recommend eloquence, but s... - Joseph Addison
A kind heart is a fountain of gladness, making everything in its vicin... - Washington Irving
A king, realizing his incompetence, can either delegate or abdicate hi... - Marlene Dietrich
A kingdom founded on injustice never lasts. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
A kitten is so flexible that she is almost double; the hind parts are ... - Henry David Thoreau
A knock-down argument; 'tis but a word and a blow. - John Dryden
A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of. - Jane Austen
A large part of mankind is angry not with the sins, but with the sinne... - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
A large part of me is pure nebbish - plain, dull, uninteresting. There... - Barbra Streisand
A large, still book is a piece of quietness, succulent and nourishing ... - Holbrook Jackson
A lawyer is never entirely comfortable with a friendly divorce, anymor... - Jean Kerr
A lawyer without history or literature is a mechanic, a mere working m... - Walter Scott
A lazy person, whatever the talents with which he set out, will have c... - Cyril Connolly
A leader does not deserve the name unless he is willing occasionally t... - Henry A. Kissinger
A leader has the vision and conviction that a dream can be achieved. H... - Ralph Nader
A leader is a dealer in hope. - Napoleon Bonaparte
A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is d... - Lao Tzu
A leader who confines his role to his people's experience dooms himsel... - Henry A. Kissinger
A leaf fluttered in through the window this morning, as if supported b... - Anais Nin
A learned blockhead is a greater blockhead than an ignorant one. - Benjamin Franklin
A letter does not blush. - Marcus Tullius Cicero
A letter is an unannounced visit, the postman the agent of rude surpri... - Friedrich Nietzsche
A liberal education is at the heart of a civil society, and at the hea... - A. Bartlett Giamatti
A liberal education... frees a man from the prison-house of his class,... - Robert M. Hutchins
A liberal is a man too broadminded to take his own side in a quarrel. - Robert Frost
A liberal is a person who believes that water can be made to run uphil... - Theodore H. White
A library implies an act of faith. - Victor Hugo
A library is the delivery room for the birth of ideas, a place where h... - Norman Cousins
A library, to modify the famous metaphor of Socrates, should be the de... - Norman Cousins
A Librettist is a mere drudge in the world of opera. - Robertson Davies
A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting ... - Mark Twain
A lie cannot live. - Martin Luther King, Jr.
A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to g... - Winston Churchill
A lie never lives to be old. - Sophocles
A lie which is half a truth is ever the blackest of lies. - Alfred Lord Tennyson
A life is either all spiritual or not spiritual at all. No man can ser... - Thomas Merton
A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. There will be... - Benjamin Franklin
A life of reaction is a life of slavery, intellectually and spirituall... - Rita Mae Brown
A life without adventure is likely to be unsatisfying, but a life in w... - Bertrand Russell
A line will take us hours maybe; Yet if it does not seem a moment's th... - William Butler Yeats
A little learning is a dangerous thing; Drink deep, or taste not the P... - Alexander Pope
A little learning, indeed, may be a dangerous thing, but the want of l... - Frederick Douglass
A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in phil... - Francis Bacon
A little simplification would be the first step toward rational living... - Eleanor Roosevelt
A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is abs... - Oscar Wilde
A little skill in antiquity inclines a man to Popery. - Thomas Fuller
A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a gre... - John Ruskin
A living thing is distinguished from a dead thing by the multiplicity ... - Herbert Spencer
A loafer always has the correct time. - Kin Hubbard
A long and wicked life followed by five minutes of perfect grace gets ... - Robert A. Heinlein
A long habit of not thinking a thing wrong gives it a superficial appe... - Thomas Paine
A long life in journalism convinced me many presidents ago that there ... - Walter Lippmann
A loser doesn't know what he'll do if he loses, but talks about what h... - Eric Berne
A lost battle is a battle one thinks one has lost. - Jean-Paul Sartre
A lot of controversy over this possible invasion of Iraq. In fact, Nel... - Jay Leno
A lot of folks are still demanding more evidence before they actually ... - David Letterman
A lot of good arguments are spoiled by some fool who knows what he is ... - Miguel de Unamuno
A lot of movies are about life, mine are like a slice of cake. - Alfred Hitchcock
A lot of people are afraid of heights. Not me, I'm afraid of widths. - Steven Wright
A lot of people mistake a short memory for a clear conscience. - Doug Larson
A lot of people say to me, "Why did you kill Christ?" "I dunno... it w... - Lenny Bruce
A lot of people would rather tour sewers than visit their cousins. - Jane Howard
A lot of presidential memoirs, they say, are dull and self-serving. I ... - William J. Clinton
A louse in the locks of literature. - Alfred Lord Tennyson
A lover always thinks of his mistress first and himself second; with a... - Honore de Balzac
A lover without indiscretion is no lover at all. - Thomas Hardy
A low voter turnout is an indication of fewer people going to the poll... - Dan Quayle
A major source of objection to a free economy is precisely that group ... - Milton Friedman
A majority is always better than the best repartee. - Benjamin Disraeli
A man always remembers his first love with special tenderness, but aft... - H. L. Mencken
A man can be as great as he wants to be. If you believe in yourself an... - Vince Lombardi
A man can be destroyed but not defeated. - Ernest Hemingway
A man can be short and dumpy and getting bald but if he has fire, wome... - Mae West
A man can become so accustomed to the thought of his own faults that h... - Helen Rowland
A man can do only what he can do. But if he does that each day he can ... - Albert Schweitzer
A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants. - Arthur Schopenhauer
A man can fail many times, but he isn't a failure until he begins to b... - John Burroughs
A man can get discouraged many times but he is not a failure until he ... - John Burroughs
A man can live and be healthy without killing animals for food; theref... - Leo Tolstoy
A man can no more diminish God's glory by refusing to worship Him than... - C. S. Lewis
A man can take a little bourbon without getting drunk, but if you hold... - Lyndon B. Johnson
A man can't be too careful in the choice of his enemies. - Oscar Wilde
A man can't ride your back unless it's bent. - Martin Luther King, Jr.
A man cannot be comfortable without his own approval. - Mark Twain
A man cannot be said to succeed in this life who does not satisfy one ... - Logan Pearsall Smith
A man cannot lay down the right of resisting them that assault him by ... - Thomas Hobbes
A man convinced against his will is not convinced. - Laurence J. Peter
A man does not have to be an angel in order to be saint. - Albert Schweitzer
A man does what he must - in spite of personal consequences, in spite ... - John F. Kennedy
A man doesn't know what he knows until he knows what he doesn't know. - Laurence J. Peter
A man finds room in the few square inches of his face for the traits o... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
A man has as many social selves as there are individuals who recognize... - William James
A man has every season while a woman only has the right to spring. - Jane Fonda
A man has free choice to the extent that he is rational. - Saint Thomas Aquinas
A man has honor if he holds himself to an ideal of conduct though it i... - Walter Lippmann
A man has one hundred dollars and you leave him with two dollars, that... - Mae West
A man has to be Joe McCarthy to be called ruthless. All a woman has to... - Marlo Thomas
A man in debt is so far a slave. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
A man is a fool if he drinks before he reaches the age of 50, and a fo... - Frank Lloyd Wright
A man is as good as he has to be, and a woman as bad as she dares. - Elbert Hubbard
A man is but the product of his thoughts what he thinks, he becomes. - Mohandas Gandhi
A man is ethical only when life, as such, is sacred to him, that of pl... - Albert Schweitzer
A man is never drunk if he can lay on the floor without holding on. - Joe E. Lewis
A man is never more truthful than when he acknowledges himself a liar. - Mark Twain
A man is not finished when he is defeated. He is finished when he quit... - Richard M. Nixon
A man is not finished when he's defeated; he's finished when he quits. - Richard M. Nixon
A man is not good or bad for one action. - Thomas Fuller
A man is not idle because he is absorbed in thought. There is a visibl... - Victor Hugo
A man is not old as long as he is seeking something. - Jean Rostand
A man is not paid for having a head and hands, but for using them. - Elbert Hubbard
A man is rich in proportion to the number of things he can afford to l... - Henry David Thoreau
A man is sorry to be honest for nothing. - Ovid
A man is usually more careful of his money than he is of his principle... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
A man is what he thinks about all day long. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
A man knows his companion in a long journey and a little inn. - William Hazlitt
A man lives by believing something: not by debating and arguing about ... - Thomas Carlyle
A man loses contact with reality if he is not surrounded by his books. - Francois Mitterrand
A man may be a pessimistic determinist before lunch and an optimistic ... - Aldous Huxley
A man may be born, but in order to be born he must first die, and in o... - Carl Sandburg
A man may be in as just possession of truth as of a city, and yet be f... - Thomas Browne
A man may be so much of everything that he is nothing of anything. - Samuel Johnson
A man may build himself a throne of bayonets, but he can't sit on it. - William R. Inge
A man may devote himself to death and destruction to save a nation; bu... - Samuel Taylor Coleridge
A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on. - John F. Kennedy
A man may fulfill the object of his existence by asking a question he ... - Oliver Wendell Holmes
A man may speak very well in the House of Commons, and fail very compl... - Benjamin Disraeli
A man must be able to cut a knot, for everything cannot be untied; he ... - Henri Frederic Amiel
A man must be both stupid and uncharitable who believes there is no vi... - Joseph Addison
A man must be willing to die for justice. Death is an inescapable real... - Jesse Jackson
A man must make his opportunity, as oft as find it. - Francis Bacon
A man must not deny his manifest abilities, for that is to evade his o... - William Feather
A man must not swallow more beliefs than he can digest. - Henry Havelock Ellis
A man nearly always loves for other reasons than he thinks. A lover is... - Ben Hecht
A man never discloses his own character so clearly as when he describe... - Jean Paul Richter
A man never knows how to say goodbye; a woman never knows when to say ... - Helen Rowland
A man of courage is also full of faith. - Marcus Tullius Cicero
A man of eighty has outlived probably three new schools of painting, t... - Lord Byron
A man of genius has a right to any mode of expression. - Ezra Pound
A man of genius has been seldom ruined but by himself. - Samuel Johnson
A man of the world must seem to be what he wishes to be thought. - Jean de la Bruyere
A man ought to live so that everybody knows he is a Christian... and m... - Dwight L. Moody
A man ought to read just as inclination leads him, for what he reads a... - Samuel Johnson
A man seldom thinks with more earnestness of anything than he does of ... - Samuel Johnson
A man should always consider how much he has more than he wants... - Joseph Addison
A man should be just cultured enough to be able to look with suspicion... - Samuel Butler
A man should be upright, not be kept upright. - Marcus Aurelius
A man should live with his superiors as he does with his fire: not too... - Albert Pike
A man should look for what is, and not for what he thinks should be. - Albert Einstein
A man should never be ashamed to own he has been in the wrong, which i... - Alexander Pope
A man should never be ashamed to own that he has been in the wrong, wh... - Jonathan Swift
A man should never neglect his family for business. - Walt Disney
A man should not strive to eliminate his complexes but to get into acc... - Sigmund Freud
A man snatches the first kiss, pleads for the second, demands the thir... - Helen Rowland
A man speaks only when driven to speech by something outside himself -... - Jean Kerr
A man that hoards up riches and enjoys them not, is like an ass that c... - Richard Burton
A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green. - Francis Bacon
A man who exposes himself when he is intoxicated, has not the art of g... - Samuel Johnson
A man who has never gone to school may steal from a freight car; but i... - Theodore Roosevelt
A man who has never lost himself in a cause bigger than himself has mi... - Richard M. Nixon
A man who has never made a woman angry is a failure in life. - Christopher Morley
A man who has nothing for which he is willing to fight, nothing which ... - John Stuart Mill
A man who is "of sound mind" is one who keeps the inner madman under l... - Paul Valery
A man who is eating or lying with his wife or preparing to go to sleep... - C. S. Lewis
A man who is good enough to shed his blood for the country is good eno... - Theodore Roosevelt
A man who is not afraid is not aggressive, a man who has no sense of f... - Jiddu Krishnamurti
A man who pretends to understand women is ad manners. For him to reall... - Henry James
A man who publishes his letters becomes a nudist - nothing shields him... - E. B. White
A man who sees another man on the street corner with only a stump for ... - Bertolt Brecht
A man who suffers before it is necessary, suffers more than is necessa... - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
A man who trusts nobody is apt to be the kind of man nobody trusts. - Harold MacMillan
A man who views the world the same at fifty as he did at twenty has wa... - Muhammad Ali
A man who was completely innocent, offered himself as a sacrifice for ... - Mohandas Gandhi
A man will fight harder for his interests than for his rights. - Napoleon Bonaparte
A man with a soul is not like every other man. - Eugene Ionesco
A man without a goal is like a ship without a rudder. - Thomas Carlyle
A man without a vote is man without protection. - Lyndon B. Johnson
A man without ambition is dead. A man with ambition but no love is dea... - Pearl Bailey
A man without ethics is a wild beast loosed upon this world. - Albert Camus
A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small bundle. - Benjamin Franklin
A man's accomplishments in life are the cumulative effect of his atten... - John Foster Dulles
A man's as miserable as he thinks he is. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
A man's as old as he's feeling. A woman as old as she looks. - Samuel Taylor Coleridge
A man's character is the reality of himself; his reputation, the opini... - Henry Ward Beecher
A man's conscience and his judgment is the same thing; and as the judg... - Thomas Hobbes
A man's delight in looking forward to and hoping for some particular s... - Arthur Schopenhauer
A man's desire for a son is usually nothing but the wish to duplicate ... - Helen Rowland
A man's eroticism is a woman's sexuality. - Karl Kraus
A man's ethical behavior should be based effectually on sympathy, educ... - Albert Einstein
A man's face as a rule says more, and more interesting things, than hi... - Arthur Schopenhauer
A man's face is his autobiography. A woman's face is her work of ficti... - Oscar Wilde
A man's felicity consists not in the outward and visible blessing of f... - Thomas Carlyle
A man's friendships are, like his will, invalidated by marriage - but ... - Samuel Butler
A man's heart may have a secret sanctuary where only one woman may ent... - Helen Rowland
A man's home is his wife's castle. - Alexander Chase
A man's home may seem to be his castle on the outside; inside is more ... - Clare Boothe Luce
A man's kiss is his signature. - Mae West
A man's mind is wont to tell him more than seven watchmen sitting in a... - Rudyard Kipling
A man's moral conscience is the curse he had to accept from the gods i... - William Faulkner
A man's most open actions have a secret side to them. - Joseph Conrad
A man's own manner and character is what most becomes him. - Marcus Tullius Cicero
A man's true state of power and riches is to be in himself. - Henry Ward Beecher
A man's work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the ... - Albert Camus
A man's worth is no greater than his ambitions. - Marcus Aurelius
A man, to be greatly good, must imagine intensely and comprehensively;... - Percy Bysshe Shelley
A manager is an assistant to his men. - Thomas J. Watson
A manager is responsible for the application and performance of knowle... - Peter F. Drucker
A Mardi Gras riot happened in Philadelphia. The people were nuts, they... - David Letterman
A market is never saturated with a good product, but it is very quickl... - Henry Ford
A married couple are well suited when both partners usually feel the n... - Jean Rostand
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go farther than a great... - Mary Kay Ash
A memorandum is written not to inform the reader but to protect the wr... - Dean Acheson
A mere forty years ago, beach volleyball was just beginning. No bureau... - Newt Gingrich
A metaphysician is one who, when you remark that twice two makes four,... - H. L. Mencken
A mind all logic is like a knife all blade. It makes the hand bleed th... - Rabindranath Tagore
A mind enclosed in language is in prison. - Simone Weil
A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its ... - Oliver Wendell Holmes
A minute's success pays the failure of years. - Robert Browning
A mistress never is nor can be a friend. While you agree, you are love... - Lord Byron
A moderate addiction to money may not always be hurtful; but when take... - Clarence Day
A molehill man is a pseudo-busy executive who comes to work at 9 am an... - Fred Allen
A moment of silence is not inherently religious. - Sandra Day O'Connor
A moment's insight is sometimes worth a life's experience. - Oliver Wendell Holmes
A monstrous carbuncle on the face of a much-loved and elegant friend. - Prince Charles
A mortal lives not through that breath that flows in and that flows ou... - Philipus Aureolus Paracel
A mother is not a person to lean on but a person to make leaning unnes... - Dorothy Canfield Fisher
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woma... - Robert Frost
A mother who is really a mother is never free. - Honore de Balzac
A mouse does not rely on just one hole. - Plautus
A movie camera is like having someone you have a crush on watching you... - Tom Stoppard
A mule will labor ten years willingly and patiently for you, for the p... - William Faulkner
A multitude of causes unknown to former times are now acting with a co... - William Wordsworth
A narrative is like a room on whose walls a number of false doors have... - John Updike
A nation or civilization that continues to produce soft-minded men pur... - Martin Luther King, Jr.
A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on militar... - Martin Luther King, Jr.
A nation that destroys it's soils destroys itself. Forests are the lun... - Franklin D. Roosevelt
A nation which has forgotten the quality of courage which in the past ... - John F. Kennedy
A nation's culture resides in the hearts and in the soul of its people... - Mohandas Gandhi
A national debt, if it is not excessive, will be to us a national bles... - Alexander Hamilton
A national political campaign is better than the best circus ever hear... - H. L. Mencken
A new idea is delicate. It can be killed by a sneer or a yawn; it can ... - Ovid
A new poll shows that Senator Kerry's support in the South is stronges... - Dennis Miller
A new star with a tremendous national appeal, the skill of a consummat... - Russell Baker
A new untruth is better than an old truth. - Oliver Wendell Holmes
A newspaper is a device for making the ignorant more ignorant and the ... - H. L. Mencken
A newspaper is lumber made malleable. It is ink made into words and pi... - Jim Bishop
A newspaper reported that I spent ,000 a year buying Paris clothes ... - Jacqueline Kennedy
A nickel ain't worth a dime anymore. - Yogi Berra
A noble man compares and estimates himself by an idea which is higher ... - Marcus Aurelius
A novel is a mirror carried along a main road. - Henri B. Stendhal
A novel is balanced between a few true impressions and the multitude o... - Saul Bellow
A number of plastic surgeons are claiming that looking at John Kerry n... - Jay Leno
A pair of powerful spectacles has sometimes sufficed to cure a person ... - Friedrich Nietzsche
A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve. - Joseph Joubert
A particularly beautiful woman is a source of terror. As a rule, a bea... - Carl Gustav Jung
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are ... - John Stuart Mill
A pat on the back is only a few vertebrae removed from a kick in the p... - Ella Wheeler Wilcox
A penny saved is a penny earned. - Benjamin Franklin
A people always ends by resembling its shadow. - Rudyard Kipling
A people who are still, as it were, but in the gristle, and not yet ha... - Edmund Burke
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main pro... - Albert Einstein
A perfectly healthy sentence, it is true, is extremely rare. For the m... - Henry David Thoreau
A person buying ordinary products in a supermarket is in touch with hi... - John Kenneth Galbraith
A person is always startled when he hears himself called old for the f... - Oliver Wendell Holmes
A person is never happy except at the price of some ignorance. - Anatole France
A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his i... - John Stuart Mill
A person must have a certain amount of intelligent ignorance to get an... - Charles F. Kettering
A person who doubts himself is like a man who would enlist in the rank... - Ambrose Bierce
A person who has not done one half his day's work by ten o clock, runs... - Emily Bronte
A person who is gifted sees the essential point and leaves the rest as... - Thomas Carlyle
A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, lik... - Alexander Pope
A person who knows how to laugh at himself will never ceased to be amu... - Shirley MacLaine
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new. - Albert Einstein
A person who won't read has no advantage over one who can't read. - Mark Twain
A person will sometimes devote all his life to the development of one ... - Robert Frost
A person with a new idea is a crank until the idea succeeds. - Mark Twain
A person wrapped up in himself makes a small package. - Harry Emerson Fosdick
A person's a person, no matter how small. - Theodor Geisel
A person's fears are lighter when the danger is at hand. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
A pessimist is a man who looks both ways when he crosses the street. - Laurence J. Peter
A pessimist is a person who has had to listen to too many optimists. - Don Marquis
A pessimist is one who makes difficulties of his opportunities and an ... - Harry S. Truman
A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees... - Winston Churchill
A pessimist? That's a person who has been intimately acquainted with a... - Elbert Hubbard
A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will... - Brigitte Bardot
A photograph is usually looked at - seldom looked into. - Ansel Adams
A physician is not angry at the intemperance of a mad patient, nor doe... - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
A picture is a poem without words. - Horace
A picture is worth a thousand words. - Napoleon Bonaparte
A pile of rocks ceases to be a rock when somebody contemplates it with... - Antoine de Saint-Exupery
A pious man is one who would be an atheist if the king were. - Jean de la Bruyere
A pity beyond all telling is hid in the heart of love. - William Butler Yeats
A place for everything, everything in its place. - Benjamin Franklin
A place where pebbles are polished and diamonds are dimmed. - Robert Green Ingersoll
A play is fiction-and fiction is fact distilled into truth. - Edward Albee
A play is made by sensing how the forces in life simulate ignorance-yo... - Arthur Miller
A play should give you something to think about. When I see a play and... - T. S. Eliot
A playwright lives in an occupied country. And if you can't live that ... - Arthur Miller
A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesicknes... - Robert Frost
A poem records emotions and moods that lie beyond normal language, tha... - Diane Ackerman
A poet in history is divine, but a poet in the next room is a joke. - Max Eastman
A poet is a professional maker of verbal objects. - W. H. Auden
A poet is, before anything else, a person who is passionately in love ... - W. H. Auden
A poet never takes notes. You never take notes in a love affair. - Robert Frost
A poet ought not to pick nature's pocket. Let him borrow, and so borro... - Samuel Taylor Coleridge
A point of view can be a dangerous luxury when substituted for insight... - Marshall McLuhan
A policy is a temporary creed liable to be changed, but while it holds... - Mohandas Gandhi
A political leader must keep looking over his shoulder all the time to... - Bernard M. Baruch
A politician is a man who understands government. A statesman is a pol... - Harry S. Truman
A politician is a statesman who approaches every question with an open... - Adlai E. Stevenson
A politician is an animal which can sit on a fence and yet keep both e... - H. L. Mencken
A politician needs the ability to foretell what is going to happen tom... - Winston Churchill
A portion of mankind take pride in their vices and pursue their purpos... - Horace
A position of eminence makes a great person greater and a small person... - Jean de la Bruyere
A prayer for the wild at heart, kept in cages. - Tennessee Williams
A precedent embalms a principle. - Benjamin Disraeli
A precious pair of scamps. - Virgil
A President cannot always be popular. - Harry S. Truman
A president either is constantly on top of events or, if he hesitates,... - Harry S. Truman
A President needs political understanding to run the government, but h... - Harry S. Truman
A President's hardest task is not to do what is right, but to know wha... - Lyndon B. Johnson
A primary function of art and thought is to liberate the individual fr... - Beverly Sills
A prince never lacks legitimate reasons to break his promise. - Niccolo Machiavelli
A prince should be slow to punish, and quick to reward. - Ovid
A principle is the expression of perfection, and as imperfect beings l... - Mohandas Gandhi
A prisoner of war is a man who tries to kill you and fails, and then a... - Winston Churchill
A professional writer is an amateur who didn't quit. - Richard Bach
A professor is someone who talks in someone else's sleep. - W. H. Auden
A professor must have a theory as a dog must have fleas. - H. L. Mencken
A prohibitionist is the sort of man one couldn't care to drink with, e... - H. L. Mencken
A proud man is seldom a grateful man, for he never thinks he gets as m... - Henry Ward Beecher
A proverb is good sense brought to a point. - John Morley
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words. - R. Buckminster Fuller
A prudent question is one-half of wisdom. - Francis Bacon
A public man must never forget that he loses his usefulness when he as... - Richard M. Nixon
A public-opinion poll is no substitute for thought. - Warren Buffett
A pun does not commonly justify a blow in return. But if a blow were g... - Oliver Wendell Holmes
A pun is the lowest form of humor, unless you thought of it yourself. - Doug Larson
A punishment to some, to some a gift, and to many a favor. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
A puppy plays with every pup he meets, but an old dog has few associat... - Josh Billings
A pure democracy is a society consisting of a small number of citizens... - James Madison
A quarrel is quickly settled when deserted by one party; there is no b... - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
A question that sometimes drives me hazy: am I or are the others crazy... - Albert Einstein
A railroad station? That was sort of a primitive airport, only you did... - Russell Baker
A rancid-smelling aphrodisiac. - Frank Sinatra
A real book is not one that we read, but one that reads us. - W. H. Auden
A real Christian is a person who can give his pet parrot to the town g... - Billy Graham
A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out... - Walter Winchell
A real patriot is the fellow who gets a parking ticket and rejoices th... - Bill Vaughan
A really good detective never gets married. - Raymond Chandler
A reasoning, self-sufficing thing, An intellectual all-in-all! - William Wordsworth
A recent police study found that you're much more likely to get shot b... - Dennis Miller
A reform is a correction of abuses; a revolution is a transfer of powe... - Edward Bulwer-Lytton
A reformer is one who sets forth cheerfully toward sure defeat. - Lydia M. Child
A refusal of praise is a desire to be praised twice. - Francois de La Rochefouca
A religion that takes no account of practical affairs and does not hel... - Mohandas Gandhi
A remarkable thing about Shakespeare is that he is really very good in... - Robert Graves
A reporter is always concerned with tomorrow. There's nothing tangible... - Edward R. Murrow
A reporter meets interesting people. If he endures, he will get to kno... - Jim Bishop
A resolution to avoid an evil is seldom framed till the evil is so far... - Thomas Hardy
A retentive memory may be a good thing, but the ability to forget is t... - Elbert Hubbard
A return to first principles in a republic is sometimes caused by the ... - Niccolo Machiavelli
A revolution can be neither made nor stopped. The only thing that can ... - Napoleon Bonaparte
A revolution is an idea which has found its bayonets. - Napoleon Bonaparte
A revolution is coming - a revolution which will be peaceful if we are... - John F. Kennedy
A rich man is nothing but a poor man with money. - W. C. Fields
A right delayed is a right denied. - Martin Luther King, Jr.
A riot is a spontaneous outburst. A war is subject to advance planning... - Richard M. Nixon
A riot is at bottom the language of the unheard. - Martin Luther King, Jr.
A rioter with a Molotov cocktail in his hands is not fighting for civi... - Lyndon B. Johnson
A Roman divorced from his wife, being highly blamed by his friends, wh... - Plutarch
A rooster crows only when it sees the light. Put him in the dark and h... - Muhammad Ali
A round man cannot be expected to fit in a square hole right away. He ... - Mark Twain
A rule I have had for years is: to treat the Lord Jesus Christ as a pe... - Dwight L. Moody
A rusty nail placed near a faithful compass, will sway it from the tru... - Walter Scott
A sad spectacle. If they be inhabited, what a scope for misery and fol... - Thomas Carlyle
A safe but sometimes chilly way of recalling the past is to force open... - James M. Barrie
A saint addicted to excessive self-abnegation is a dangerous associate... - Victor Hugo
A schedule defends from chaos and whim. It is a net for catching days.... - Annie Dillard
A scholar is like a book written in a dead language. It is not every o... - William Hazlitt
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a ... - Lao Tzu
A school without football is in danger of deteriorating into a medieva... - Vince Lombardi
A scout troop consists of twelve little kids dressed like schmucks fol... - Jack Benny
A self-respecting nation is ready for anything, including war, except ... - Simone Weil
A sense of humor judges one's actions and the actions of others from a... - Thornton Wilder
A sequel is an admission that you've been reduced to imitating yoursel... - Don Marquis
A shocking crime was committed on the unscrupulous initiative of few i... - Tacitus
A shocking occurrence ceases to be shocking when it occurs daily. - Alexander Chase
A shoe that is too large is apt to trip one, and when too small, to pi... - Horace
A short letter to a distant friend is, in my opinion, an insult like t... - Samuel Johnson
A short saying often contains much wisdom. - Sophocles
A shudder in the loins engenders there the broken wall, the burning ro... - William Butler Yeats
A sign of celebrity is often that their name is worth more than their ... - Daniel J. Boorstin
A signature always reveals a man's character - and sometimes even his ... - Evan Esar
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity. - Baltasar Gracian
A single rose can be my garden... a single friend, my world. - Leo Buscaglia
A skilful leech is better far, than half a hundred men of war. - Samuel Butler
A slave has but one master. An ambition man, has as many as there are ... - Wilson Mizner
A slave has but one master; an ambitious man has as many masters as th... - Jean de la Bruyere
A slave is one who waits for someone to come and free him. - Ezra Pound
A slight touch of friendly malice and amusement towards those we love ... - Logan Pearsall Smith
A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in t... - Mohandas Gandhi
A small demerit extinguishes a long service. - Thomas Fuller
A small group of thoughtful people could change the world. Indeed, it'... - Margaret Mead
A small leak can sink a great ship - Benjamin Franklin
A smile abroad is often a scowl at home. - Alfred Lord Tennyson
A smile is a curve that sets everything straight. - Phyllis Diller
A smile is the universal welcome. - Max Eastman
A society made up of individuals who were all capable of original thou... - H. L. Mencken
A society that gets rid of all its troublemakers goes downhill. - Robert A. Heinlein
A society that has more justice is a society that needs less charity. - Ralph Nader
A sodomite got very excited looking at a zoology text. Does this make ... - Stanislaw J. Lec
A soldier will fight long and hard for a bit of colored ribbon. - Napoleon Bonaparte
A solitary, unused to speaking of what he sees and feels, has mental e... - Thomas Mann
A somebody was once a nobody who wanted to and did. - John Burroughs
A son can bear with equanimity the loss of his father, but the loss of... - Niccolo Machiavelli
A song without music is a lot like H2 without the O. - Ira Gershwin
A sophistical rhetorician, inebriated with the exuberance of his own v... - Benjamin Disraeli
A sorrow's crown of sorrow is remembering happier times. - Alfred Lord Tennyson
A specter is haunting Europe - the specter of communism. - Karl Marx
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps... - Spiro T. Agnew
A stable, changeless state, 'twere cause indeed to weep. - William Cullen Bryant
A State without the means of some change is without the means of its c... - Edmund Burke
A statesman... must wait until he hears the steps of God sounding thro... - Otto von Bismarck
A story to me means a plot where there is some surprise. Because that ... - Isaac Bashevis Singer
A straight path never leads anywhere except to the objective. - Andre Gide
A strange, a perverted creed that has a queer attraction both for the ... - Harold MacMillan
A strong argument for the religion of Christ is this - that offences a... - Edgar Allan Poe
A strong mind always hopes, and has always cause to hope. - Thomas Carlyle
A strong nation, like a strong person, can afford to be gentle, firm, ... - Jimmy Carter
A strong woman is a woman determined to do something others are determ... - Marge Piercy
A strong, successful man is not the victim of his environment. He crea... - Orison Swett Marden
A student from the University of Washington has sold his soul on eBay ... - Jay Leno
A sub-clerk in the post-office is the equal of a conqueror if consciou... - Albert Camus
A subject for a great poet would be God's boredom after the seventh da... - Friedrich Nietzsche
A subtle thought that is in error may yet give rise to fruitful inquir... - Isaac Asimov
A suburban mother's role is to deliver children obstetrically once, an... - Peter De Vries
A successful lawsuit is the one worn by a policeman. - Robert Frost
A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend. ... - Lana Turner
A successful marriage is an edifice that must be rebuilt every day. - Andre Maurois
A sudden bold and unexpected question doth many times surprise a man a... - Francis Bacon
A sudden silence in the middle of a conversation suddenly brings us ba... - E. M. Cioran
A Sunday school is a prison in which children do penance for the evil ... - H. L. Mencken
A superintending power to maintain the Universe in its course and orde... - Thomas Jefferson
A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions. - Confucius
A sure cure for seasickness is to sit under a tree. - Spike Milligan
A sweetheart is a bottle of wine, a wife is a wine bottle. - Charles Baudelaire
A table, a chair, a bowl of fruit and a violin; what else does a man n... - Albert Einstein
A tart temper never mellows with age, and a sharp tongue is the only e... - Washington Irving
A tavern is a place where madness is sold by the bottle. - Jonathan Swift
A teacher affects eternity he can never tell, where his influence stop... - Henry B. Adams
A teacher should have maximal authority, and minimal power. - Thomas Szasz
A tear dries quickly when it is shed for troubles of others. - Marcus Tullius Cicero
A test of what is real is that it is hard and rough. Joys are found in... - Simone Weil
A Thaum is the basic unit of magical strength. It has been universally... - Terry Pratchett
A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it. - Oscar Wilde
A thing is not necessarily true because badly uttered, nor false becau... - Saint Augustine
A thing is worth what it can do for you, not what you choose to pay fo... - John Ruskin
A thing moderately good is not so good as it ought to be. Moderation i... - Thomas Paine
A thing of beauty is a joy forever: its loveliness increases; it will ... - John Keats
A thorough knowledge of the Bible is worth more than a college educati... - Theodore Roosevelt
A thought is often original, though you have uttered it a hundred time... - Oliver Wendell Holmes
A thousand years may scare form a state. An hour may lay it in ruins. - Lord Byron
A three year old child is a being who gets almost as much fun out of a... - Bill Vaughan
A three-year diet of rubber chicken and occasional crow. - Charles Krauthammer
A throne is only a bench covered with velvet. - Napoleon Bonaparte
A time will come when a politician who has willfully made war and prom... - H. G. Wells
A timid person is frightened before a danger, a coward during the time... - Jean Paul Richter
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and... - Spiro T. Agnew
A total abstainer is one who abstains from everything but abstention, ... - Ambrose Bierce
A transcendent being can be any miracle. - Dr. Wayne W. Dyer
A tremendous number of people in America work very hard at something t... - W. H. Auden
A true friend is one soul in two bodies. - Aristotle
A true friend is one who overlooks your failures and tolerates your su... - Doug Larson
A true friend is someone who thinks that you are a good egg even thoug... - Bernard Meltzer
A true friend is the greatest of all blessings, and that which we take... - Francois de La Rochefouca
A true friend stabs you in the front. - Oscar Wilde
A true leader has to have a genuine open-door policy so that his peopl... - Harold S. Geneen
A true man hates no one. - Napoleon Bonaparte
A true photograph need not be explained, nor can it be contained in wo... - Ansel Adams
A true teacher defends his students against his own personal influence... - Amos Bronson Alcott
A truly good book teaches me better than to read it. I must soon lay i... - Henry David Thoreau
A truly great book should be read in youth, again in maturity and once... - Robertson Davies
A truth that disheartens because it is true is of more value than the ... - Maurice Maeterlinck
A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent. - William Blake
A typical vice of American politics is the avoidance of saying anythin... - Theodore Roosevelt
A tyrant must put on the appearance of uncommon devotion to religion. ... - Aristotle
A university is what a college becomes when the faculty loses interest... - John Ciardi
A vacuum is a hell of a lot better than some of the stuff that nature ... - Tennessee Williams
A vain man finds it wise to speak good or ill of himself; a modest man... - Jean de la Bruyere
A vast sector of modern advertising... does not appeal to reason but t... - Erich Fromm
A verbal art like poetry is reflective; it stops to think. Music is im... - W. H. Auden
A verbal contract isn't worth the paper it's written on. - Samuel Goldwyn
A very quiet and tasteful way to be famous is to have a famous relativ... - P. J. O'Rourke
A vice president in an advertising agency is a "molehill man" who has ... - Fred Allen
A virtue to be serviceable must, like gold, be alloyed with some commo... - Samuel Butler
A vote is like a rifle; its usefulness depends upon the character of t... - Theodore Roosevelt
A vow is a purely religious act which cannot be taken in a fit of pass... - Mohandas Gandhi
A weed is a plant that has mastered every survival skill except for le... - Doug Larson
A week is a long time in politics. - Harold Wilson
A well adjusted person is one who makes the same mistake twice without... - Alexander Hamilton
A well governed appetite is the greater part of liberty. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
A well regulated militia, composed of the body of the people, trained ... - James Madison
A well-ordered life is like climbing a tower; the view halfway up is b... - William Lyon Phelps
A well-run restaurant is like a winning baseball team. It makes the mo... - David Ogilvy
A well-written life is almost as rare as a well-spent one. - Thomas Carlyle
A widow is a fascinating being with the flavor of maturity, the spice ... - Helen Rowland
A will finds a way. - Orison Swett Marden
A wind has blown the rain away and blown the sky away and all the leav... - E. E. Cummings
A winner never stops trying. - Tom Landry
A winner rebukes and forgives; a loser is too timid to rebuke and too ... - Sydney J. Harris
A wise and frugal government, which shall leave men free to regulate t... - Thomas Jefferson
A wise man gets more use from his enemies than a fool from his friends... - Baltasar Gracian
A wise man is cured of ambition by ambition itself; his aim is so exal... - Samuel Johnson
A wise man more than laughter from a dunce. - Lord Byron
A wise man sees as much as he ought, not as much as he can. - Michel de Montaigne
A wise man should have money in his head, but not in his heart. - Jonathan Swift
A wise man thinks it more advantageous not to join the battle than to ... - Francois de La Rochefouca
A wise man turns chance into good fortune. - Thomas Fuller
A wise man will make haste to forgive, because he knows the true value... - Samuel Johnson
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds. - Francis Bacon
A wise person does at once, what a fool does at last. Both do the same... - Lord Acton
A wise person should have money in their head, but not in their heart. - Jonathan Swift
A wise system of education will at last teach us how little man yet kn... - John Lubbock
A wise traveler never despises his own country. - William Hazlitt
A wise woman puts a grain of sugar into everything she says to a man, ... - Helen Rowland
A wit with dunces, and a dunce with wits. - Alexander Pope
A witty saying proves nothing. - Voltaire
A woman can be anything the man who loves here would have her be. - James M. Barrie
A woman can be proud and stiff when on love intent; but love has pitch... - William Butler Yeats
A woman drove me to drink and I didn't even have the decency to thank ... - W. C. Fields
A woman is only a woman, but a good cigar is a smoke. - Rudyard Kipling
A woman is the only thing I am afraid of that I know will not hurt me. - Abraham Lincoln
A woman isn't complete without a man. But where do you find a man - a ... - Lauren Bacall
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to en... - Friedrich Nietzsche
A woman never forgets her sex. She would rather talk with a man than a... - Washington Irving
A woman occasionally is quite a serviceable substitute for masturbatio... - Karl Kraus
A woman seldom asks advice before she has bought her wedding clothes. - Joseph Addison
A woman should never be seen eating or drinking, unless it be lobster ... - Lord Byron
A woman telling her true age is like a buyer confiding his final price... - Mignon McLaughlin
A woman the leader of the enterprise. - Virgil
A woman watches her body uneasily, as though it were an unreliable all... - Leonard Cohen
A woman went to a plastic surgeon and asked him to make her like Bo De... - Joan Rivers
A woman would rather visit her own grave than the place where she has ... - Thomas Hardy
A woman's best protection is a little money of her own. - Clare Boothe Luce
A woman's guess is much more accurate than a man's certainty. - Rudyard Kipling
A woman's life is a history of the affections. - Washington Irving
A woman's whole life is a history of the affections. - Washington Irving
A woman, especially, if she have the misfortune of knowing anything, s... - Jane Austen
A word after a word after a word is power. - Margaret Atwood
A word is dead when it is said, some say. I say it just begins to live... - Emily Dickinson
A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of ... - Oliver Wendell Holmes
A word once uttered can never be recalled. - Horace
A word to the wise is not sufficient if it doesn't make sense. - James Thurber
A work of art is above all an adventure of the mind. - Eugene Ionesco
A work of art that contains theories is like an object on which the pr... - Alexander Pope
A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art. - Paul Cezanne
A world community can exist only with world communication, which means... - Robert M. Hutchins
A wounded deer leaps the highest. - Emily Dickinson
A writer is congenitally unable to tell the truth and that is why we c... - William Faulkner
A writer is in danger of allowing his talent to dull who lets more tha... - Cyril Connolly
A writer is somebody for whom writing is more difficult than it is for... - Thomas Mann
A writer is someone who can make a riddle out of an answer. - Karl Kraus
A writer is unfair to himself when he is unable to be hard on himself. - Marianne Moore
A writer must teach himself that the basest of all things is to be afr... - William Faulkner
A writer writes not because he is educated but because he is driven by... - Leo Rosten
A young man who does not have what it takes to perform military servic... - John F. Kennedy
A young man who wishes to remain a sound atheist cannot be too careful... - C. S. Lewis
A young man's ambition is to get along in the world and make a place f... - Robert Penn Warren
Ability is commonly found to consist mainly in a high degree of solemn... - Ambrose Bierce
Ability is nothing without opportunity. - Napoleon Bonaparte
Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what yo... - Raymond Chandler
Ability will never catch up with the demand for it. - Confucius
Ability without honor is useless. - Marcus Tullius Cicero
Aborigines, n.: Persons of little worth found cumbering the soil of a ... - Ambrose Bierce
Abortion is advocated only by persons who have themselves been born. - Ronald Reagan
About all I can say for the United States Senate is that it opens with... - Will Rogers
About the only thing we have left that actually discriminates in favor... - Kin Hubbard
About the time we think we can make ends meet, somebody moves the ends... - Herbert Hoover
Above all else, we need a reaffirmation of political commitment at the... - Kofi Annan
Above all, I craved to seize the whole essence, in the confines of one... - Henri Cartier-Bresson
Above all, I would teach him to tell the truth Truth-telling, I have f... - J. Edgar Hoover
Above all, we must realize that no arsenal, or no weapon in the arsena... - Ronald Reagan
Abruptly the poker of memory stirs the ashes of recollection and uncov... - William Manchester
Absence - that common cure of love. - Lord Byron
Absence and death are the same - only that in death there is no suffer... - Theodore Roosevelt
Absence blots people out. We really have no absent friends. - Ambrose Bierce
Absence doth sharpen love, presence strengthens it; the one brings fue... - William Shakespeare
Absence from those we love is self from self - a deadly banishment. - William Shakespeare
Absence in love is like water upon fire; a little quickens, but much e... - Hannah More
Absence makes the heart grow fonder. - Eleanor Roosevelt
Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it. - Benjamin Franklin
Absolute identity with one's cause is the first and great condition of... - Woodrow Wilson
Absolute liberty is absence of restraint; responsibility is restraint;... - Henry B. Adams
Abstainer: a weak person who yields to the temptation of denying himse... - Ambrose Bierce
Abstaining is favorable both to the head and the pocket. - W. C. Fields
Abstract Art: A product of the untalented, sold by the unprincipled to... - Albert Camus
Abstract truth has no value unless it incarnates in human beings who r... - Mohandas Gandhi
Absurdity, n.: A statement or belief manifestly inconsistent with one'... - Ambrose Bierce
Abundance is not something we acquire. It is something we tune into. - Dr. Wayne W. Dyer
Abuse if you slight it, will gradually die away; but if you show yours... - Tacitus
Abused patience turns to fury. - Thomas Fuller
Accept everything about yourself - I mean everything, You are you and ... - Henry A. Kissinger
Accept the fact that we have to treat almost anybody as a volunteer... - Peter F. Drucker
Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with wh... - Marcus Aurelius
Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the co... - William James
Accident counts for as much in companionship as in marriage. - Henry B. Adams
Accidents, try to change them - it's impossible. The accidental reveal... - J. B. Priestley
Accomplishing the impossible means only that the boss will add it to y... - Doug Larson
According to a new study, Botox injections can help back pain. So you ... - Jay Leno
According to doctors, George Bush has the lowest heartbeat ever record... - Jay Leno
According to New York publishers, Bill Clinton will get more money for... - Jay Leno
Accuracy of observation is the equivalent of accuracy of thinking. - Wallace Stevens
Accuracy to a newspaper is what virtue is to a lady; but a newspaper c... - Adlai E. Stevenson
Accursed who brings to light of day the writings I have cast away. - William Butler Yeats
Achievement brings its own anticlimax. - Maya Angelou
Achievement of your happiness is the only moral purpose of your life, ... - Ayn Rand
Achieving life is not the equivalent of avoiding death. - Ayn Rand
Acorns were good until bread was found. - Francis Bacon
Acquaintance. A person whom we know well enough to borrow from, but no... - Ambrose Bierce
Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does. - William James
Act like you expect to get into the end zone. - Christopher Morley
Act nothing in a furious passion. It's putting to sea in a storm. - Thomas Fuller
Act the way you'd like to be and soon you'll be the way you act. - Leonard Cohen
Act well at the moment, and you have performed a good action for all e... - Michael Korda
Act well your part, there all the honour lies. - Alexander Pope
Acting deals with very delicate emotions. It is not putting up a mask.... - Rodney Dangerfield
Acting is a form of confession. - Tallulah Bankhead
Acting is a question of absorbing other people's personalities and add... - Jean-Paul Sartre
Acting is happy agony. - Jean-Paul Sartre
Acting is the most minor of gifts. After all, Shirley Temple could do ... - Katharine Hepburn
Acting is the perfect idiot's profession. - Katharine Hepburn
Acting provides the fulfillment of never being fulfilled. You're never... - Washington Irving
Acting should be bigger than life. Scripts should be bigger than life.... - Bette Davis
Action and faith enslave thought, both of them in order not be trouble... - Henri Frederic Amiel
Action expresses priorities. - Mohandas Gandhi
Action hangs, as it were, "dissolved" in speech, in thoughts whereof s... - Thomas Carlyle
Action is coarsened thought; thought becomes concrete, obscure, and un... - Henri Frederic Amiel
Action is consolatory. It is the enemy of thought and the friend of fl... - Joseph Conrad
Action is greater than writing. A good man is a nobler object of conte... - H. Ross Perot
Action is no less necessary than thought to the instinctive tendencies... - Mohandas Gandhi
Action is the real measure of intelligence. - Napoleon Hill
Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness witho... - Benjamin Disraeli
Action seems to follow feeling, but really action and feeling go toget... - William James
Action speaks louder than words but not nearly as often - Mark Twain
Actions are the seed of fate deeds grow into destiny. - Harry S. Truman
Actors are cattle. - Alfred Hitchcock
Actors are one family over the entire world. - Eleanor Roosevelt
Actors die so loud. - Henry Miller
Actually, I think all addiction starts with soda. Every junkie did sod... - Chris Rock
Actually, I'm not all that interested in the subject of photography. O... - Henri Cartier-Bresson
Adam and Eve had many advantages but the principal one was that they e... - Mark Twain
Adapt yourself to the things among which your lot has been cast and lo... - Marcus Aurelius
Adaptability is not imitation. It means power of resistance and assimi... - Mohandas Gandhi
Addiction should never be treated as a crime. It has to be treated as ... - Ralph Nader
Addiction, obesity, starvation (anorexia nervosa) are political proble... - Thomas Szasz
Adhere to your own act, and congratulate yourself if you have done som... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Adlai Stevenson has a genius for saying the right thing, at the right ... - Joe E. Lewis
Admiration is a very short-lived passion that immediately decays upon ... - Joseph Addison
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance. - Benjamin Franklin
Admiration, n. Our polite recognition of another's resemblance to ours... - Ambrose Bierce
Admit it, sport-utility-vehicle owners! It's shaped a little different... - Dave Barry
Adorned with cape, with tricorn, saintly soul singing in librarian ton... - Truman Capote
Ads are carefully designed by the Madison Avenue frog-men-of-the-mind ... - Marshall McLuhan
Adultery is the application of democracy to love. - H. L. Mencken
Adulthood is the ever-shrinking period between childhood and old age. ... - Thomas Szasz
Adults are always asking kids what they want to be when they grow up b... - Paula Poundstone
Adults are interested if you don't play down to the little 2 or 3 year... - Walt Disney
Adults are obsolete children. - Theodor Geisel
Adults find pleasure in deceiving a child. They consider it necessary,... - Elias Canetti
Adults who still derive childlike pleasure from hanging gifts of a rea... - Karl Kraus
Advance, and never halt, for advancing is perfection. Advance and do n... - Kahlil Gibran
Adversity draws men together and produces beauty and harmony in life's... - Jean Kerr
Adversity has ever been considered the state in which a man most easil... - Samuel Johnson
Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which in prosperous cir... - Horace
Adversity has the same effect on a man that severe training has on the... - Josh Billings
Adversity is the diamond dust Heaven polishes its jewels with. - Thomas Carlyle
Adversity is the first path to truth. - Lord Byron
Adversity is, to me at least, a tonic and a bracer. - Walter Scott
Adversity makes men, and prosperity makes monsters. - Victor Hugo
Advertisements are now so numerous that they are very negligently peru... - Samuel Johnson
Advertisements contain the only truths to be relied on in a newspaper. - Mark Twain
Advertising has done more to cause the social unrest of the 20th centu... - Clare Boothe Luce
Advertising is a business of words, but advertising agencies are infes... - David Ogilvy
Advertising is a racket, like the movies and the brokerage business. Y... - F. Scott Fitzgerald
Advertising is a valuable economic factor because it is the cheapest w... - Sinclair Lewis
Advertising is an environmental striptease for a world of abundance. - Marshall McLuhan
Advertising is legalized lying. - H. G. Wells
Advertising is only evil when it advertises evil things. - David Ogilvy
Advertising is the art of convincing people to spend money they don't ... - Will Rogers
Advertising is the greatest art form of the 20th century. - Marshall McLuhan
Advertising is the life of trade. - Calvin Coolidge
Advertising is the most fun you can have with your clothes on. - Bill Cosby
Advertising is the very essence of democracy. - Anton Chekhov
Advertising may be described as the science of arresting human intelli... - Stephen B. Leacock
Advertising ministers to the spiritual side of trade. It is great powe... - Calvin Coolidge
Advertising nourishes the consuming power of men. It sets up before a ... - Winston Churchill
Advertising people who ignore research are as dangerous as generals wh... - David Ogilvy
Advertising reflects the mores of society, but it does not influence t... - David Ogilvy
Advertising treats all products with the reverence and the seriousness... - Thomas Merton
Advice is like castor oil, easy enough to give but dreadful uneasy to ... - Josh Billings
Advice is like snow - the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, ... - Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer but wish we ... - Erica Jong
Aerodynamically the bumblebee shouldn't be able to fly, but the bumble... - Mary Kay Ash
Affection is responsible for nine-tenths of whatever solid and durable... - C. S. Lewis
Affection, like melancholy, magnifies trifles; but the magnifying of t... - Pope Paul VI
Affliction comes to us, not to make us sad but sober; not to make us s... - H. G. Wells
Affliction is a treasure, and scarce any man hath enough of it. - John Donne
Affluence creates poverty. - Marshall McLuhan
After a certain high level of technical skill is achieved, science and... - Albert Einstein
After a certain point, money is meaningless. It ceases to be the goal.... - Aristotle Onassis
After a few years of marriage a man can look right at a woman without ... - Helen Rowland
After all manner of professors have done their best for us, the place ... - Albert Camus
After all, all he did was string together a lot of old, well-known quo... - H. L. Mencken
After all, every murderer when he kills runs the risk of the most drea... - Albert Camus
After all, I don't see why I am always asking for private, individual,... - Anne Morrow Lindbergh
After all, the chief business of the American people is business. - Calvin Coolidge
After all, what is your host's purpose in having a party? Surely not f... - P. J. O'Rourke
After coming into contact with a religious man I always feel I must wa... - Friedrich Nietzsche
After endless days of commuting on the freeway to an antiseptic, seale... - Charles Krauthammer
After four years at the United Nations I sometimes yearn for the peace... - Adlai E. Stevenson
After great pain, a formal feeling comes. The Nerves sit ceremonious, ... - Emily Dickinson
After it, follow it, Follow The Gleam. - Alfred Lord Tennyson
After Jackie Robinson the most important black in baseball history is ... - Reggie Jackson
After last night's debate, the reputation of Messieurs Lincoln and Dou... - Edward R. Murrow
After one of his [Hubert Humphrey] long-winded harangues I suggested h... - Barry M. Goldwater
After seeing Condit last night, we now realize how great a liar Clinto... - Jay Leno
After the writer's death, reading his journal is like receiving a long... - Jean Cocteau
After you have exhausted what there is in business, politics, convivia... - Walt Whitman
After your death you will be what you were before your birth. - Arthur Schopenhauer
Again and again, the impossible problem is solved when we see that the... - Robert H. Schuller
Against logic there is no armor like ignorance. - Laurence J. Peter
Against my will, in the course of my travels, the belief that everythi... - Bertrand Russell
Against stupidity the very gods themselves contend in vain. - Friedrich von Schiller
Against the assault of laughter nothing can stand. - Mark Twain
Age carries all things away, even the mind. - Virgil
Age does not matter if the matter does not age. - Jean Paul Richter
Age imprints more wrinkles in the mind than it does on the face. - Michel de Montaigne
Age is a case of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it don't matter. - Satchel Paige
Age is a matter of feeling, not of years. - Washington Irving
Age is not important unless you're a cheese. - Helen Hayes
Age is only a number, a cipher for the records. A man can't retire his... - Bernard M. Baruch
Age is whatever you think it is. You are as old as you think you are. - Muhammad Ali
Age should not have its face lifted, but it should rather teach the wo... - Clarence Day
Ages when custom is unsettled are necessarily ages of prophecy. The mo... - Walter Lippmann
Aggression unopposed becomes a contagious disease. - Jimmy Carter
Ah, bless you, Sister, may all your sons be bishops. - Brendan Behan
Ah, but a man's reach should exceed his grasp. Or what's a heaven for? - Robert Browning
Ah, good taste! What a dreadful thing! Taste is the enemy of creativen... - Pablo Picasso
Ah, mon cher, for anyone who is alone, without God and without a maste... - Albert Camus
Ah, well, then I suppose I shall have to die beyond my means. - Oscar Wilde
Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Ahimas is the attribute of the soul, and therefore, to be practiced by... - Mohandas Gandhi
Aim above morality. Be not simply good, be good for something. - Henry David Thoreau
Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a star. - W. Clement Stone
Ain't no man can avoid being born average, but there ain't no man got ... - Satchel Paige
Air power can either paralyze the enemy's military action or compel hi... - Winston Churchill
Airplanes may kill you, but they ain't likely to hurt you. - Satchel Paige
Al Jazeera aired a new tape of Osama bin Laden. It was the usual stuff... - Jay Leno
Alas! how deeply painful is all payment! - Lord Byron
Alas! it is not well for anyone to be confident when the gods are adve... - Virgil
Alas, how love can trifle with itself! - William Shakespeare
Alas, I am dying beyond my means. - Oscar Wilde
Alas, poor Yorick! I knew him Horatio, a fellow of infinite jest, of m... - William Shakespeare
Alas, regardless of their doom, the little victims play! No sense have... - Thomas Gray
Alas, Time stays, we go. - Henry Austin Dobson
Albert Einstein when asked what he considered to be the most powerful ... - Mignon McLaughlin
Alcohol is like love. The first kiss is magic, the second is intimate,... - Raymond Chandler
Alexander Hamilton started the U.S. Treasury with nothing, and that wa... - Will Rogers
Alimony - the ransom that the happy pay to the devil. - H. L. Mencken
All a writer has to do to get a woman is to say he's a writer. It's an... - Saul Bellow
All achievements, all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea. - Napoleon Hill
All ambitions are lawful except those that climb upward on the miserie... - Henry Ward Beecher
All ambitions are lawful except those which climb upward on the miseri... - Joseph Conrad
All anger is not sinful, because some degree of it, and on some occasi... - Wilson Mizner
All animals, except man, know that the principal business of life is t... - Samuel Butler
All are born to observe order, but few are born to establish it. - Joseph Joubert
All are but parts of one stupendous whole, Whose body Nature is, and G... - Alexander Pope
All are lunatics, but he who can analyze his delusions is called a phi... - Ambrose Bierce
All art is a struggle to be, in a particular sort of way, virtuous. - Iris Murdoch
All art is quite useless. - Oscar Wilde
All books are divisible into two classes, the books of the hour, and t... - John Ruskin
All business success rests on something labeled a sale, which at least... - Tom Peters
All cartoon characters and fables must be exaggeration, caricatures. I... - Walt Disney
All change is not growth; all movement is not forward. - Ellen Glasgow
All charming people have something to conceal, usually their total dep... - Cyril Connolly
All civilization has from time to time become a thin crust over a volc... - Henry Havelock Ellis
All colors are the friends of their neighbors and the lovers of their ... - Marc Chagall
All commend patience, but none can endure to suffer. - Thomas Fuller
All compromise is based on give and take, but there can be no give and... - Mohandas Gandhi
All conservatives are such from personal defects. They have been effem... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
All credibility, all good conscience, all evidence of truth come only ... - Friedrich Nietzsche
All cruel people describe themselves as paragons of frankness. - Tennessee Williams
All cruelty springs from weakness. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
All day long, they lie in the sun, and when the sun goes down, they li... - Frank Sinatra
All difficult things have their origin in that which is easy, and grea... - Lao Tzu
All emotions are pure which gather you and lift you up; that emotion i... - Rainer Maria Rilke
All endeavor calls for the ability to tramp the last mile, shape the l... - Henry David Thoreau
All enterprises that are entered into with indiscreet zeal may be purs... - Tacitus
All experience is an arch wherethrough gleams that untravelled world w... - Alfred Lord Tennyson
All faults may be forgiven of him who has perfect candor. - Walt Whitman
All fine architectural values are human values, else not valuable. - Frank Lloyd Wright
All free men, wherever they may live, are citizens of Berlin. And ther... - John F. Kennedy
All generalizations are false, including this one. - Mark Twain
All generous minds have a horror of what are commonly called "Facts". ... - Thomas Hobbes
All God's children are not beautiful. Most of God's children are, in f... - Fran Lebowitz
All gods are homemade, and it is we who pull their strings, and so, gi... - Aldous Huxley
All good books have one thing in common - they are truer than if they ... - Ernest Hemingway
All good music resembles something. Good music stirs by its mysterious... - Jean Cocteau
All good things which exist are the fruits of originality. - John Stuart Mill
All government, indeed every human benefit and enjoyment, every virtue... - Edmund Burke
All government, of course, is against liberty. - H. L. Mencken
All great achievements require time. - Maya Angelou
All great art, and today all great artlessness, must appear extreme to... - Lionel Trilling
All great masters are chiefly distinguished by the power of adding a s... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
All great peoples are conservative. - Thomas Carlyle
All growth depends upon activity. There is no development physically o... - Calvin Coolidge
All happy families resemble one another, each unhappy family is unhapp... - Leo Tolstoy
All honor's wounds are self-inflicted. - Andrew Carnegie
All human actions are equivalent... and all are on principle doomed to... - Carl Sandburg
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, natu... - Aristotle
All human situations have their inconveniences. We feel those of the p... - Benjamin Franklin
All humanity is passion; without passion, religion, history, novels, a... - Honore de Balzac
All I am, or can be, I owe to my angel mother. - Abraham Lincoln
All I ask is the chance to prove that money can't make me happy. - Spike Milligan
All I ever wanted to be president of was the American League. - A. Bartlett Giamatti
All I have seen teaches me to trust the creator for all I have not see... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
All I know is I'm not a Marxist. - Karl Marx
All I know is just what I read in the papers, and that's an alibi for ... - Will Rogers
All I learned from Eliel Saarinen was how to make out an expense accou... - Frank Lloyd Wright
All in all, punishment hardens and renders people more insensible; it ... - Friedrich Nietzsche
All interest in disease and death is only another expression of intere... - Thomas Mann
All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should ... - Martin Luther King, Jr.
All laws are an attempt to domesticate the natural ferocity of the spe... - John W. Gardner
All life demands struggle. Those who have everything given to them bec... - Pope Paul VI
All life is an experiment. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
All literature is gossip. - Truman Capote
All love is sweet, Given or returned. Common as light is love, And its... - Percy Bysshe Shelley
All love that has not friendship for its base, is like a mansion built... - Ella Wheeler Wilcox
All mankind is divided into three classes: those that are immovable, t... - Benjamin Franklin
All men are born with a nose and ten fingers, but no one was born with... - Voltaire
All men are by nature equal, made all of the same earth by one Workman... - Plato
All men are equal before fish. - Herbert Hoover
All men are frauds. The only difference between them is that some admi... - H. L. Mencken
All men by nature desire to know. - Aristotle
All men have an instinct for conflict: at least, all healthy men. - Hilaire Belloc
All men kill the thing they hate, too, unless, of course, it kills the... - James Thurber
All men profess honesty as long as they can. To believe all men honest... - John Quincy Adams
All men should strive to learn before they die, what they are running ... - James Thurber
All men whilst they are awake are in one common world: but each of the... - Plutarch
All men who have turned out worth anything have had the chief hand in ... - Walter Scott
All men's miseries derive from not being able to sit in a quiet room a... - Blaise Pascal
All men's misfortunes spring from their hatred of being alone. - Jean de la Bruyere
All men's souls are immortal, but the souls of the righteous are immor... - Socrates
All men, if they work not as in the great taskmaster's eye, will work ... - Thomas Carlyle
All modern American literature comes from one book by Mark Twain calle... - Ernest Hemingway
All modern revolutions have ended in a reinforcement of the power of t... - Albert Camus
All movements go too far. - Bertrand Russell
All my humor is based upon destruction and despair. If the whole world... - Lenny Bruce
All my life I've looked at words as though I were seeing them for the ... - Ernest Hemingway
All my life people have said that I wasn't going to make it. - Ted Turner
All my life through, the new sights of Nature made me rejoice like a c... - Marie Curie
All my life, as down an abyss without a bottom. I have been pouring va... - Logan Pearsall Smith
All my life, whenever it comes time to make a decision, I make it and ... - Harry S. Truman
All my pupils are the crème de la crème. Give me a girl of an impressi... - Muriel Spark
All natural goods perish. Riches take wings; fame is a breath; love is... - William James
All nature is but art unknown to thee. - Alexander Pope
All noble enthusiasms pass through a feverish stage, and grow wiser an... - William Ellery Channing
All objects lose by too familiar a view. - John Dryden
All of life is a dispute over taste and tasting. - Friedrich Nietzsche
All of the animals except for man know that the principle business of ... - Samuel Butler
All of the books in the world contain no more information than is broa... - Carl Sagan
All of the great leaders have had one characteristic in common: it was... - John Kenneth Galbraith
All of the people in my building are insane. The guy above me designs ... - Steven Wright
All of us have moments in out lives that test our courage. Taking chil... - Erma Bombeck
All of us learn to write in the second grade. Most of us go on to grea... - Bobby Knight
All of us might wish at times that we lived in a more tranquil world, ... - Robert F. Kennedy
All of us need to grow continuously in our lives. - Les Brown
All of us, who are worth anything, spend our manhood in unlearning the... - Percy Bysshe Shelley
All of which misery I saw, part of which I was. - Virgil
All our progress is an unfolding, like the vegetable bud, you have fir... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
All our sweetest hours fly fastest. - Virgil
All our words are but crumbs that fall down from the feast of the mind... - Kahlil Gibran
All our words from loose using have lost their edge. - Ernest Hemingway
All paid jobs absorb and degrade the mind. - Aristotle
All pain is either severe or slight, if slight, it is easily endured; ... - Marcus Tullius Cicero
All partisan movements add to the fullness of our understanding of soc... - Alice Walker
All philanthropy... is only a savory fumigation burning at the mouth o... - Ellen Key
All philosophies, if you ride them home, are nonsense, but some are gr... - Samuel Butler
All photographs are accurate. None of them is the truth. - Richard Avedon
All pitchers are liars or crybabies. - Yogi Berra
All poetry is an ordered voice, one which tries to tell you about a vi... - Paul Engle
All political revolutions, not affected by foreign conquest, originate... - John Stuart Mill
All progress has resulted from people who took unpopular positions. - Adlai E. Stevenson
All progress is based upon a universal innate desire on the part of ev... - Samuel Butler
All progress is precarious, and the solution of one problem brings us ... - Martin Luther King, Jr.
All provisions of federal, state or local law requiring or permitting ... - Earl Warren
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree. - Albert Einstein
All rising to great place is by a winding stair. - Francis Bacon
All sciences are now under the obligation to prepare the ground for th... - Friedrich Nietzsche
All sensible people are selfish, and nature is tugging at every contra... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
All sins are attempts to fill voids. - Simone Weil
All sins tend to be addictive, and the terminal point of addiction is ... - W. H. Auden
All social rules and all relations between individuals are eroded by a... - Karl Marx
All sorts of computer errors are now turning up. You'd be surprised to... - Isaac Asimov
All souls must undergo transmigration and the souls of men revolve lik... - Jean Paul Richter
All speech, written or spoken, is a dead language, until it finds a wi... - Robert Louis Stevenson
All sport... is one of the few activities where young people can proce... - Spiro T. Agnew
All styles are good except the tiresome kind. - Voltaire
All successful revolutions are the kicking in of a rotten door. - John Kenneth Galbraith
All such action would cease if those powerful elemental forces were to... - Albert Einstein
All sympathy not consistent with acknowledged virtue is but disguised ... - Samuel Taylor Coleridge
All that a pacifist can undertake - but it is a very great deal - is t... - Vera Brittain
All that Hubert needs over there is a gal to answer the phone and a pe... - Lyndon B. Johnson
All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother. - Abraham Lincoln
All that is human must retrograde if it does not advance. - Edward Gibbon
All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do noth... - Edmund Burke
All that is valuable in human society depends upon the opportunity for... - Albert Einstein
All that mankind has done, thought or been: it is lying as in magic pr... - Thomas Carlyle
All that spirits desire, spirits attain. - Kahlil Gibran
All that we are is the result of what we have thought. If a man speaks... - Buddha
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream. - Edgar Allan Poe
All that's bright must fade, The brightest still the fleetest; All tha... - Edward Bulwer-Lytton
All the adversity I've had in my life, all my troubles and obstacles, ... - Walt Disney
All the arguments which are brought to represent poverty as no evil sh... - Samuel Johnson
All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holdin... - Henry Havelock Ellis
All the beautiful sentiments in the world weigh less than a single lov... - James Russell Lowell
All the breaks you need in life wait within your imagination, Imaginat... - Napoleon Hill
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time ... - Victor Hugo
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single... - Winston Churchill
All the great things have been denied and we live in an intricacy of n... - Wallace Stevens
All the great things of humanity have been accomplished in the name of... - Ernest Renan
All the passions make us commit faults; love makes us commit the most ... - Francois de La Rochefouca
All the problems of the world could be settled easily if men were only... - Thomas J. Watson
All the reasonings of men are not worth one sentiment of women. - Voltaire
All the religions of the world, while they may differ in other respect... - Mohandas Gandhi
All the soarings of my mind begin in my blood. - Rainer Maria Rilke
All the sparrows on the rooftops are crying about the fact that the mo... - Nikita S. Khrushchev
All the things I really like to do are either immoral, illegal or fatt... - Alexander Woollcott
All the waste in a year from a nuclear power plant can be stored under... - Ronald Reagan
All the windows of my heart I open to the day. - John Greenleaf Whittier
All the works of man have their origin in creative fantasy. What right... - Carl Gustav Jung
All the world is full of suffering. It is also full of overcoming. - Helen Keller
All the world loves a good loser. - Kin Hubbard
All the world over, I will back the masses against the classes. - William Ewart Gladstone
All the world would be Christian if they were taught the pure Gospel o... - Thomas Jefferson
All the world's a stage, and all the men and women merely players: the... - William Shakespeare
All theory is against freedom of the will; all experience for it. - Samuel Johnson
All these constructions and the laws connecting them can be arrived at... - Albert Einstein
All these primary impulses, not easily described in words, are the spr... - Albert Einstein
All things appear and disappear because of the concurrence of causes a... - Buddha
All things are difficult before they are easy. - Thomas Fuller
All things are subject to decay and when fate summons, monarchs must o... - John Dryden
All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prev... - Friedrich Nietzsche
All things atrocious and shameless flock from all parts to Rome. - Tacitus
All things deteriorate in time. - Virgil
All things truly wicked start from an innocence. - Ernest Hemingway
All things truly wicked start from innocence. - Ernest Hemingway
All things will be produced in superior quantity and quality, and with... - Plato
All this happened, more or less. The war parts, anyway, are pretty muc... - Kurt Vonnegut
All this will not be finished in the first hundred days. Nor will it b... - John F. Kennedy
All this worldly wisdom was once the unamiable heresy of some wise man... - Henry David Thoreau
All thoughts, all passions, all delights Whatever stirs this mortal fr... - Samuel Taylor Coleridge
All travel has its advantages. If the passenger visits better countrie... - Samuel Johnson
All truly great thoughts are conceived by walking. - Friedrich Nietzsche
All truth is not to be told at all times. - Samuel Butler
All truth is simple... is that not doubly a lie? - Friedrich Nietzsche
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second,... - Arthur Schopenhauer
All truth, in the long run, is only common sense clarified. - Thomas Henry Huxley
All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience ... - Thomas Jefferson
All violence consists in some people forcing others, under threat of s... - Leo Tolstoy
All virtue is summed up in dealing justly. - Aristotle
All we are is a lot of talking nitrogen. - Arthur Miller
All we are saying is give peace a chance. - John Lennon
All who have accomplished great things have had a great aim, have fixe... - Orison Swett Marden
All who joy would win must share it. Happiness was born a Twin. - Lord Byron
All who think cannot but see there is a sanction like that of religion... - Benjamin Franklin
All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man doe... - Oscar Wilde
All women's dresses are merely variations on the eternal struggle betw... - Lin Yutang
All wrong-doing arises because of mind. If mind is transformed can wro... - Buddha
All you need for a movie is a gun and a girl. - Jean-Luc Godard
All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then succes... - Mark Twain
All you need is ignorance and confidence and the success is sure. - Mark Twain
All your Western theologies, the whole mythology of them, are based on... - Tennessee Williams
All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love. - Leo Tolstoy
All, too, will bear in mind this sacred principle, that though the wil... - Thomas Jefferson
Allow children to be happy in their own way, for what better way will ... - Samuel Johnson
Ally MacLeod thinks that tactics are a new kind of mint. - Billy Connolly
Almost all absurdity of conduct arises from the imitation of those who... - Samuel Johnson
Almost all of our relationships begin and most of them continue as for... - W. H. Auden
Almost all of our sorrows spring out of our relations with other peopl... - Arthur Schopenhauer
Almost all the noblest things that have been achieved in the world, ha... - Albert Pike
Almost always, the creative dedicated minority has made the world bett... - Martin Luther King, Jr.
Almost every man wastes part of his life attempting to display qualiti... - Samuel Johnson
Almost everything that distinguishes the modern world from earlier cen... - Bertrand Russell
Alone and warming his five wits, the white owl in the belfry sits. - Alfred Lord Tennyson
Along with success comes a reputation for wisdom. - Euripides
Already we Viewers, when not viewing, have begun to whisper to one ano... - J. B. Priestley
Altered opinions do not alter a man's character (or do so very little)... - Friedrich Nietzsche
Although a man may wear fine clothing, if he lives peacefully; and is ... - Denis Diderot
Although golf was originally restricted to wealthy, overweight Protest... - Dave Barry
Although men are accused of not knowing their own weakness, yet perhap... - Jonathan Swift
Although most products will soon be too costly to purchase, there will... - Norman Augustine
Although personally I am quite content with existing explosives, I fee... - Winston Churchill
Although prepared for martyrdom, I preferred that it be postponed. - Winston Churchill
Although present on the occasion, I have no clear recollection of the ... - Winston Churchill
Although the most acute judges of the witches and even the witches the... - Friedrich Nietzsche
Although the world is full of suffering,it is also full of the overcom... - Helen Keller
Although they posses enough, and more than enough still they yearn for... - Ovid
Always acknowledge a fault. This will throw those in authority off the... - Mark Twain
Always aim at complete harmony of thought and word and deed. Always ai... - Mohandas Gandhi
Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate v... - Judy Garland
Always be a little kinder than necessary. - James M. Barrie
Always be nice to people on the way up; because you'll meet the same p... - Wilson Mizner
Always be nice to those younger than you, because they are the ones wh... - Cyril Connolly
Always be nice to your children because they are the ones who will cho... - Phyllis Diller
Always be ready to speak your mind, and a base man will avoid you. - William Blake
Always be sincere, even if you don't mean it. - Harry S. Truman
Always be sincere, even when you don't mean it. - Irene Peter
Always carry a flagon of whiskey in case of snakebite and furthermore ... - W. C. Fields
Always continue the climb. It is possible for you to do whatever you c... - Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Always do one thing less than you think you can do. - Bernard M. Baruch
Always do right. This will gratify some people and astonish the rest. - Mark Twain
Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to k... - Ernest Hemingway
Always do what you are afraid to do. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Always do your best. What you plant now, you will harvest later. - Og Mandino
Always dream and shoot higher than you know you can do. Don't bother j... - William Faulkner
Always end the name of your child with a vowel, so that when you yell ... - Bill Cosby
Always fall in with what you're asked to accept. Take what is given, a... - Robert Frost
Always go to other people's funerals, otherwise they won't come to you... - Yogi Berra
Always keep your composure. You can't score from the penalty box; and ... - Horace
Always look at what you have left. Never look at what you have lost. - Robert H. Schuller
Always make a total effort, even when the odds are against you. - Arnold Palmer
Always make the audience suffer as much as possible. - Alfred Hitchcock
Always read something that will make you look good if you die in the m... - P. J. O'Rourke
Always remember that you are absolutely unique. Just like everyone els... - Margaret Mead
Always render more and better service than is expected of you, no matt... - Og Mandino
Always seek out the seed of triumph in every adversity. - Og Mandino
Always take hold of things by the smooth handle. - Thomas Jefferson
Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them? - Abraham Lincoln
Am I wrong in listening to women who live in Nicaragua and follow the ... - Thomas P. O'Neill
Ambassadors cropped up like hay, Prime Ministers and such as they grew... - W. S. Gilbert
Ambidextrous, adj.: Able to pick with equal skill a right-hand pocket ... - Ambrose Bierce
Ambition - it is the last infirmity of noble minds. - James M. Barrie
Ambition can creep as well as soar. - Edmund Burke
Ambition has its disappointments to sour us, but never the good fortun... - Benjamin Franklin
Ambition has one heel nailed in well, though she stretch her fingers t... - Lao Tzu
Ambition is like love, impatient both of delays and rivals. - Buddha
Ambition is not a vice of little people. - Michel de Montaigne
Ambition is not what man does... but what man would do. - Robert Browning
Ambition is pitiless. Any merit that it cannot use it finds despicable... - Eleanor Roosevelt
Ambition is the germ from which all growth of nobleness proceeds. - Oscar Wilde
Ambition is the immoderate desire for power. - Baruch Benedict de Spinoz
Ambition is the last refuge of the failure. - Oscar Wilde
Ambition never is in a greater hurry that I; it merely keeps pace with... - Napoleon Bonaparte
Ambition should be made of sterner stuff. - William Shakespeare
Ambivalence is a wonderful tune to dance to. It has a rhythm all its o... - Erica Jong
America did not invent human rights. In a very real sense human rights... - Jimmy Carter
America has always been a country of amateurs where the professional, ... - W. H. Auden
America has believed that in differentiation, not in uniformity, lies ... - Louis D. Brandeis
America has tossed its cap over the wall of space. - John F. Kennedy
America is a country that doesn't know where it is going but is determ... - Laurence J. Peter
America is a land of taxation that was founded to avoid taxation. - Laurence J. Peter
America is a large friendly dog in a small room. Every time it wags it... - Arnold J. Toynbee
America is a mistake, a giant mistake. - Sigmund Freud
America is a model of force and freedom and moderation - with all the ... - Lord Byron
America is a nation that conceives many odd inventions for getting som... - Will Rogers
America is a vast conspiracy to make you happy. - John Updike
America is another name for opportunity. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
America is becoming so educated that ignorance will be a novelty. I wi... - Will Rogers
America is just the country that how all the written guarantees in the... - Peter Kropotkin
America is not a blanket woven from one thread, one color, one cloth. - Jesse Jackson
America is not anything if it consists of each of us. It is something ... - Woodrow Wilson
America is not like a blanket-one piece of unbroken cloth, the same co... - Jesse Jackson
America is rather like life. You can usually find in it what you look ... - Edward M. Forster
America is the country where you can buy a lifetime supply of aspirin ... - John Barrymore
America is the most grandiose experiment the world has seen, but, I am... - Sigmund Freud
America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence with... - Oscar Wilde
America makes prodigious mistakes, America has colossal faults, but on... - E. E. Cummings
America Online customers are upset because the company has decided to ... - Jay Leno
America was established not to create wealth but to realize a vision, ... - Woodrow Wilson
America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagin... - Harry S. Truman
America wasn't founded so that we could all be better. America was fou... - P. J. O'Rourke
America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and los... - Abraham Lincoln
America will tolerate the taking of a human life without giving it a s... - Dick Gregory
America's greatness has been the greatness of a free people who shared... - John W. Gardner
America, which has the most glorious present still existing in the wor... - Anne Morrow Lindbergh
American and Israel share a special bond. Our relationship is unique a... - William J. Clinton
American business long ago gave up on demanding that prospective emplo... - Dave Barry
American consumers have no problem with carcinogens, but they will not... - Dave Barry
American critics are like American universities. They both have dull a... - Edward Albee
American history is longer, larger, more various, more beautiful, and ... - James A. Baldwin
American society is a sort of flat, fresh-water pond which absorbs sil... - Henry B. Adams
Americans admire a people who can scratch a desert and produce a garde... - Richard M. Nixon
Americans are so enamored of equality that they would rather be equal ... - Alexis de Tocqueville
Americans have been conditioned to respect newness, whatever it costs ... - John Updike
Americans like fat books and thin women. - Russell Baker
Americans never quit. - Douglas MacArthur
Americans, unhappily, have the most remarkable ability to alchemize al... - James A. Baldwin
Among a people generally corrupt liberty cannot long exist. - Edmund Burke
Among mortals second thoughts are wisest. - Euripides
Among the calamities of war may be jointly numbered the diminution of ... - Samuel Johnson
Among the many misdeeds of the British rule in India, history will loo... - Mohandas Gandhi
Among the repulsions of atheism for me has been its drastic uninterest... - John Updike
Among those whom I like or admire, I can find no common denominator, b... - W. H. Auden
An acre of performance is worth a whole world of promise. - Red Auerbach
An act has no ethical quality whatever unless it be chosen out of seve... - William James
An act of goodness is of itself an act of happiness. No reward coming ... - Maurice Maeterlinck
An act of terrorism totally outside the bounds of international law an... - Jimmy Carter
An actor entering through the door, you've got nothing. But if he ente... - Billy Wilder
An actor is never so great as when he reminds you of an animal - falli... - Francois Truffaut
An actress always knows when she's hit it and mostly you haven't; but ... - Helen Hayes
An actress is not a machine, but they treat you like a machine. A mone... - Marilyn Monroe
An actress's life is so transitory - suddenly you're a building. - Helen Hayes
An advertising agency is 85 percent confusion and 15 percent commissio... - Fred Allen
An affair now and then is good for a marriage. It adds spice, stops it... - Bette Davis
An aged man is but a paltry thing, a tattered coat upon a stick, unles... - William Butler Yeats
An aged thrush, frail, gaunt, and small, in blast-beruffled plume. - Thomas Hardy
An alcoholic is someone you don't like who drinks as much as you do. - Dylan Thomas
An American cannot converse, but he can discuss, and his talk falls in... - Alexis de Tocqueville
An ancient proverb summed it up: when a wizard is tired of looking for... - Terry Pratchett
An angel is a spiritual creature created by God without a body for the... - Leo Rosten
An answer is always a form of death. - John Fowles
An ant on the move does more than a dozing ox. - Lao Tzu
An anthill increases by accumulation. Medicine is consumed by distribu... - Ovid
An aphorism can never be the whole truth; it is either a half-truth or... - Karl Kraus
An apology for the devil: it must be remembered that we have heard one... - Samuel Butler
An apology? Bah! Disgusting! Cowardly! Beneath the dignity of any gent... - Steve Martin
An appeal to fear never finds an echo in German hearts. - Otto von Bismarck
An appeal to the reason of the people has never been known to fail in ... - James Russell Lowell
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile, hoping it will eat him last. - Winston Churchill
An architect's most useful tools are an eraser at the drafting board, ... - Frank Lloyd Wright
An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may ha... - Robert A. Heinlein
An army marches on its stomach. - Napoleon Bonaparte
An art book is a museum without walls. - Andre Malraux
An art whose medium is language will always show a high degree of crit... - Thomas Mann
An artist cannot speak about his art any more than a plant can discuss... - Jean Cocteau
An artist has no home in Europe except in Paris. - Friedrich Nietzsche
An artist is a creature driven by demons. He doesn't know why they cho... - William Faulkner
An artist is a man of action, whether he creates a personality, invent... - Joseph Conrad
An artist is always alone - if he is an artist. No, what the artist ne... - Henry Miller
An artist must be a reactionary. He has to stand out against the tenor... - Andre Maurois
An ashen memory in its stead. - John Greenleaf Whittier
An associate producer is the only guy in Hollywood who will associate ... - Fred Allen
An association of men who will not quarrel with one another is a thing... - Thomas Jefferson
An atheist is a man who watches a Notre Dame - Southern Methodist Univ... - Dwight D. Eisenhower
An atheist may be simply one whose faith and love are concentrated on ... - Simone Weil
An author in a Trappist monastery is like a duck in a chicken coop. An... - Thomas Merton
An author ought to write for the youth of his own generation, the crit... - F. Scott Fitzgerald
An author who speaks about their own books is almost as bad as a mothe... - Benjamin Disraeli
An autobiography is an obituary in serial form with the last installme... - Quentin Crisp
An early-morning walk is a blessing for the whole day. - Henry David Thoreau
An editor is someone who separates the wheat from the chaff and then p... - Adlai E. Stevenson
An egotist is a person of low taste-more interested in himself than in... - Ambrose Bierce
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser. - Albert Einstein
An enemy generally says and believes what he wishes. - Thomas Jefferson
An engaged woman is always more agreeable than a disengaged. She is sa... - Jane Austen
An Englishman teaching an American about food is like the blind leadin... - A. J. Liebling
An epigram is only a wisecrack that's played at Carnegie Hall. - Oscar Levant
An error does not become truth by reason of multiplied propagation, no... - Mohandas Gandhi
An error is the more dangerous in proportion to the degree of truth wh... - Henri Frederic Amiel
An event has happened, upon which it is difficult to speak, and imposs... - Edmund Burke
An evil life is a kind of death. - Ovid
An excuse is worse and more terrible than a lie, for an excuse is a li... - Pope John Paul II
An expert is a man who has stopped thinking - he knows! - Frank Lloyd Wright
An expert is a person who avoids the small errors while sweeping on to... - Steven Weinberg
An expert is someone who knows some of the worst mistakes, which can b... - Niels Bohr
An explanation of cause is not a justification by reason. - C. S. Lewis
An eye for an eye only leads to more blindness. - Margaret Atwood
An eye for an eye, and the whole world would be blind. - Kahlil Gibran
An honest God is the noblest work of man. - Robert Green Ingersoll
An honest man is always a child. - Socrates
An honest man's the noblest work of God. - Alexander Pope
An idea is a point of departure and no more. As soon as you elaborate ... - Pablo Picasso
An idea is never given to you without you being given the power to mak... - Richard Bach
An idea is not responsible for the people who believe in it. - Don Marquis
An idea is salvation by imagination. - Frank Lloyd Wright
An idea that is developed and put into action is more important than a... - Buddha
An idea that is not dangerous is unworthy of being called an idea at a... - Oscar Wilde
An idea that is not dangerous is unworthy to be called an idea at all. - Elbert Hubbard
An idea, to be suggestive, must come to the individual with the force ... - William James
An ideal form of government is democracy tempered with assassination. - Voltaire
An ideal wife is one who remains faithful to you but tries to be just ... - Sacha Guitry
An idealist believes the short run doesn't count. A cynic believes the... - Sydney J. Harris
An idealist is a person who helps other people to be prosperous. - Henry Ford
An idealist is one who, on noticing that roses smell better than a cab... - H. L. Mencken
An ignorant person is one who doesn't know what you have just found ou... - Will Rogers
An image is not simply a trademark, a design, a slogan or an easily re... - Daniel J. Boorstin
An imbalance between rich and poor is the oldest and most fatal ailmen... - Plutarch
An incinerator is a writer's best friend. - Thornton Wilder
An Independent is someone who wants to take the politics out of politi... - Adlai E. Stevenson
An individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, an... - Martin Luther King, Jr.
An inexhaustible good nature is one of the most precious gifts of heav... - Washington Irving
An infallible method of conciliating a tiger is to allow oneself to be... - Konrad Adenauer
An insular country, subject to fogs, and with a powerful middle class,... - Benjamin Disraeli
An intellectual hatred is the worst. - William Butler Yeats
An intellectual is a man who takes more words than necessary to tell m... - Dwight D. Eisenhower
An intellectual is a person who's found one thing that's more interest... - Aldous Huxley
An intellectual is someone whose mind watches itself. - Albert Camus
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise. - Victor Hugo
An intelligent man is sometimes forced to be drunk to spend time with ... - Ernest Hemingway
An invasion of armies can be resisted, but not an idea whose time has ... - Victor Hugo
An inventor fails 999 times, and if he succeeds once, he's in. He trea... - Charles F. Kettering
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest. - Benjamin Franklin
An invincible determination can accomplish almost anything and in this... - Thomas Fuller
An Israeli man's life was saved when he was given a Palestinian man's ... - Jay Leno
An office block made of prestressed celery. - Kenneth Tynan
An oligarchy of private capital cannot be effectively checked even by ... - Albert Einstein
An onion can make people cry but there's never been a vegetable that c... - Will Rogers
An opera begins long before the curtain goes up and ends long after it... - Maria Callas
An opponent is entitled to the same regard for his principles as we wo... - Mohandas Gandhi
An oppressive government is more to be feared than a tiger. - Confucius
An optimist is a fellow who believes what's going to be will be postpo... - Kin Hubbard
An optimist is a person who sees a green light everywhere, while the p... - Albert Schweitzer
An optimist may see a light where there is none, but why must the pess... - Rene Descartes
An optimist stays up until midnight to see the new year in. A pessimis... - Bill Vaughan
An original artist is unable to copy. So he has only to copy in order ... - Jean Cocteau
An orphan's curse would drag to hell, a spirit from on high; but oh! m... - Samuel Taylor Coleridge
An ostentatious man will rather relate a blunder or an absurdity he ha... - Joseph Addison
An ounce of action is worth a ton of theory. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
An ounce of cheerfulness is worth a pound of sadness to serve God with... - Thomas Fuller
An ounce of hypocracy is worth a pound of ambition. - Michael Korda
An ounce of mother is worth a pound of clergy. - Rudyard Kipling
An ounce of performance is worth pounds of promises. - Mae West
An ounce of practice is worth more than tons of preaching. - Mohandas Gandhi
An unexciting truth may be eclipsed by a thrilling lie. - Aldous Huxley
An unfortunate thing about this world is that the good habits are much... - William Somerset Maugham
An unfulfilled vocation drains the color from a man's entire existence... - Honore de Balzac
An unimaginative person can neither be reverent or kind. - John Ruskin
An unjust law is itself a species of violence. Arrest for its breach i... - Mohandas Gandhi
An unjust peace is better than a just war. - Marcus Tullius Cicero
An unlimited power to tax involves, necessarily, the power to destroy. - Daniel Webster
An untempted woman cannot boast of her chastity. - Michel de Montaigne
Analogies, it is true, decide nothing, but they can make one feel more... - Sigmund Freud
Analysis kills spontaneity. The grain once ground into flour springs a... - Henri Frederic Amiel
Analyzing what you haven't got as well as what you have is a necessary... - Orison Swett Marden
Anatomy is destiny. - Sigmund Freud
And above all things, never think that you're not good enough yourself... - Isaac Asimov
And all is right as right can be. - W. S. Gilbert
And all people live, Not by reason of any care they have for themselve... - Leo Tolstoy
And all who told it added something new, and all who heard it, made en... - Alexander Pope
And be on they guard against the good and the just! They would fain cu... - Friedrich Nietzsche
And ever has it been known that love knows not its own depth until the... - Kahlil Gibran
And gain is gain, however small. - Robert Browning
And God said, 'Let there be light' and there was light, but the Electr... - Spike Milligan
And he gave it for his opinion, that whoever could make two ears of co... - Jonathan Swift
And How and Where and Who. - Rudyard Kipling
And how can man die better than facing fearful odds, for the ashes of ... - Thomas B. Macaulay
And I am right, And you are right, Modified rapture! - W. S. Gilbert
And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you. - Friedrich Nietzsche
And in the air are no streets, no channels, no point where one can say... - H. G. Wells
And in the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the li... - Abraham Lincoln
And Levin, a happy father and a man in perfect health, was several tim... - Leo Tolstoy
And like the old soldier in that ballad, I now close my military caree... - Douglas MacArthur
And love's the noblest frailty of the mind. - John Dryden
And mothers of large families (who claim common sense) will find a Tig... - Hilaire Belloc
And my parents finally realize that I'm kidnapped and they snap into a... - Woody Allen
And new Philosophy calls all in doubt, the element of fire is quite pu... - John Donne
And New York is the most beautiful city in the world? It is not far fr... - Ezra Pound
And nothing to look backward to with pride, and nothing to look forwar... - Robert Frost
And now here is my secret, a very simple secret; it is only with the h... - Antoine de Saint-Exupery
And now the really difficult part: We have to rebuild Iraq into a stro... - David Letterman
And out of darkness came the hands that reach thro' nature, moulding m... - Alfred Lord Tennyson
And plenty makes us poor. - John Dryden
And remember, no matter where you go, there you are. - Confucius
And remember, this was a president [George W. Bush] who was selected b... - Barbra Streisand
And remember, where you have a concentration of power in a few hands, ... - Lord Acton
And say my glory was I had such friends. - William Butler Yeats
And see, no longer blinded by our eyes. - Rupert Brooke
And so by the fifteenth century, on October 8, the Europeans were look... - Dave Barry
And so this is Xmas for black and for white, for yellow and red, let's... - John Lennon
And summer's lease hath all too short a date. - William Shakespeare
And taken in exchange - my youth. - Sara Teasdale
And that is called paying the Dane-geld; but we've proved it again and... - Rudyard Kipling
And the back of his anorak was leaping up and down, and people were ch... - Tommy Cooper
And the Devil did grin, for his darling sin is pride that apes humilit... - Samuel Taylor Coleridge
And the first rude sketch that the world had seen was joy to his might... - Rudyard Kipling
And the self-same well from which your laughter rises was often-times ... - Kahlil Gibran
And the thing about my jokes is, they don't hurt anybody. You can take... - Will Rogers
And the trouble is, if you don't risk anything, you risk even more. - Erica Jong
And then, not expecting it, you become middle-aged and anonymous. No o... - Doris Lessing
And there is no trade or employment but the young man following it may... - Walt Whitman
And there stalks Discord delighted with her torn mantle. - Virgil
And therefore is winged Cupid painted blind. - William Shakespeare
And therefore the Philosopher [Aristotle] says in Metaphysics VI that ... - Saint Thomas Aquinas
And thou wilt give thyself relief, if thou doest every act of thy life... - Marcus Aurelius
And though thou notest from thy safe recess old friends burn dim, like... - Samuel Taylor Coleridge
And thus they give the time, that Nature meant for peaceful sleep and ... - Lewis Carroll
And to meet whom did Franklin D Roosevelt find himself tempted to call... - Lauren Bacall
And verily, a woman need know but one man well, in order to understand... - Helen Rowland
And we must think no further of you. - T. S. Eliot
And we should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at l... - Friedrich Nietzsche
And were an epitaph to be my story I'd have a short one ready for my o... - Robert Frost
And when man faces destiny, destiny ends and man comes into his own. - Andre Malraux
And when our baby stirs and struggles to be born it compels humility: ... - Margaret Mead
And where is the Prince who can afford to so cover his country with tr... - Benjamin Franklin
And whether you're an honest man, or whether you're a thief,Depends on... - Benjamin Franklin
And whoever walks a furlong without sympathy walks to his own funeral ... - Walt Whitman
And yet a little tumult, now and then, is an agreeable quickener of se... - Lord Byron
And your very flesh shall be a great poem. - Walt Whitman
And, after all, what is a lie? 'Tis but the truth in a masquerade. - Alexander Pope
Anger and intolerance are the enemies of correct understanding. - Mohandas Gandhi
Anger begins with folly, and ends with repentance. - Beverly Sills
Anger blows out the lamp of the mind. In the examination of a great an... - Robert Green Ingersoll
Anger cannot be dishonest. - Marcus Aurelius
Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools. - Albert Einstein
Anger is a great force. If you control it, it can be transmuted into a... - William Shenstone
Anger is a noble infirmity; the generous failing of the just; the one ... - Paul Tillich
Anger is a short madness. - Horace
Anger is a wind which blows out the lamp of the mind. - Robert Green Ingersoll
Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is st... - Mark Twain
Anger is as a stone cast into a wasp's nest. - Pope Paul VI
Anger is like those ruins which smash themselves on what they fall. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Anger is one of the sinews of the soul. - Thomas Fuller
Anger is one of the sinews of the soul; he that wants it hath a maimed... - Benjamin Franklin
Anger is the enemy of non-violence and pride is a monster that swallow... - Mohandas Gandhi
Anger is the most impotent of passions. It effects nothing it goes abo... - Carl Sandburg
Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor. - Francis Bacon
Anger ventilated often hurries towards forgiveness; anger concealed of... - Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Anger will never disappear so long as thoughts of resentment are cheri... - John Dryden
Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the in... - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Anger: an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stor... - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Angkor is not orchestral; it is monumental. It is an epic poem which m... - Arnold J. Toynbee
Angling may be said to be so like the mathematics that it can never be... - Izaak Walton
Anheuser-Busch gives two free cases of beer to its employees at all of... - Jay Leno
Animals do not admire each other. A horse does not admire its companio... - Thomas Mann
Animals, in their generation, are wiser than the sons of men; but thei... - Joseph Addison
Animation can explain whatever the mind of man can conceive. This faci... - Walt Disney
Animation is different from other parts. Its language is the language ... - Walt Disney
Animation offers a medium of story telling and visual entertainment wh... - Walt Disney
Ankles are nearly always neat and good-looking, but knees are nearly a... - Dwight D. Eisenhower
Anoint, v.: To grease a king or other great functionary already suffic... - Ambrose Bierce
Another possible source of guidance for teenagers is television, but t... - Dave Barry
Answer violence with violence. If one of us falls today, five of them ... - Evita Peron
Anticipating that most poetry will be worse than carrying heavy luggag... - Russell Baker
Antipathy, dissimilarity of views, hate, contempt, can accompany true ... - Marshall McLuhan
Antiquities are history defaced, or some remnants of history which hav... - Francis Bacon
Ants are so much like human beings as to be an embarrassment. They far... - Lewis Thomas
Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom. - Soren Kierkegaard
Anxiety is the hand maiden of creativity - T. S. Eliot
Any activity becomes creative when the doer cares about doing it right... - John Updike
Any ad consciously attended to is comical. Ads are not meant for consc... - Marshall McLuhan
Any artist should be grateful for a nanve grace which puts him beyond ... - Saul Bellow
Any biographer must of necessity become a pilgrim a peripatetic, obses... - Leon Edel
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make readin... - Maya Angelou
Any change is resisted because bureaucrats have a vested interest in t... - Richard M. Nixon
Any colour - so long as it's black. - Henry Ford
Any committee is only as good as the most knowledgeable, determined an... - Lady Bird Johnson
Any fact is better established by two or three good testimonies than b... - Marie Dressler
Any fact that needs to be disclosed should be put out now or as quickl... - Henry A. Kissinger
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain - and most fools do. - Dale Carnegie
Any fool can make a rule, and any fool will mind it. - Henry David Thoreau
Any fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It ta... - Albert Einstein
Any fool can tell the truth, but it requires a man of some sense to kn... - Samuel Butler
Any general statement is like a check drawn on a bank. Its value depen... - Ezra Pound
Any genuine philosophy leads to action and from action back again to w... - Henry Miller
Any God I ever felt in church I brought in with me. - Alice Walker
Any great work of art... revives and readapts time and space, and the ... - Leonard Bernstein
Any healthy man can go without food for two days - but not without poe... - Charles Baudelaire
Any human anywhere will blossom in a hundred unexpected talents and ca... - Doris Lessing
Any idea, plan, or purpose may be placed in the mind through repetitio... - Napoleon Hill
Any idiot can face a crisis - it's day to day living that wears you ou... - Anton Chekhov
Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex... It tak... - Albert Einstein
Any jackass can kick down a barn but it takes a good carpenter to buil... - Lyndon B. Johnson
Any lady who is first lady likes being first lady. I don't care what t... - Richard M. Nixon
Any man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl is simply not... - Albert Einstein
Any man who goes to a psychiatrist ought to have his head examined. - Samuel Goldwyn
Any man who has had the job I've had and didn't have a sense of humor ... - Harry S. Truman
Any man who hates dogs and babies can't be all bad. - Leo Rosten
Any man who wants to be president is either an egomaniac or crazy. - Dwight D. Eisenhower
Any man whose errors take ten years to correct is quite a man. - J. Robert Oppenheimer
Any man worth his salt will stick up for what he believes right, but i... - Andrew Jackson
Any man [Albert Einstein] whose errors take ten years to correct is qu... - J. Robert Oppenheimer
Any man's death diminishes me, because I am involved in Mankind; And t... - John Donne
Any nation that thinks more of its ease and comfort than its freedom w... - William Somerset Maugham
Any people anywhere, being inclined and having the power, have the rig... - Abraham Lincoln
Any philosophy that can be put in a nutshell belongs there. - Sydney J. Harris
Any poet, if he is to survive beyond his 25th year, must alter; he mus... - T. S. Eliot
Any port in a storm. - Pope Paul VI
Any relic of the dead is precious, if they were valued living. - Emily Bronte
Any reviewer who expresses rage and loathing for a novel is prepostero... - Kurt Vonnegut
Any road followed precisely to its end leads precisely nowhere. Climb ... - Frank Herbert
Any society that would give up a little liberty to gain a little secur... - Benjamin Franklin
Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic. - Arthur C. Clarke
Any task can be completed in only one-third more time than is currentl... - Norman Augustine
Any woman can fool a man if she wants to and if he's in love with her. - Agatha Christie
Any work that aspires, however humbly, to the condition of art should ... - Joseph Conrad
Any writer overwhelmingly honest about pleasing himself is almost sure... - Marianne Moore
Any writer, I suppose, feels that the world into which he was born is ... - James A. Baldwin
Anybody can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the righ... - Aristotle
Anybody can cut prices, but it takes brains to produce a better articl... - H. Ross Perot
Anybody can direct, but there are only eleven good writers. - Mel Brooks
Anybody who watches three games of football in a row should be declare... - Erma Bombeck
Anyone can carry his burden, however hard, until nightfall. Anyone can... - Robert Louis Stevenson
Anyone can count the seeds in an apple, but only God can count the num... - Robert H. Schuller
Anyone can dabble, but once you've made that commitment, your blood ha... - Bill Cosby
Anyone can tell the truth, but only very few of us can make epigrams. - William Somerset Maugham
Anyone informed that the universe is expanding and contracting in puls... - Peter De Vries
Anyone nit-picking enough to write a letter of correction to an editor... - Alvin Toffler
Anyone who can walk to the welfare office can walk to work. - Al Capp
Anyone who conducts an argument by appealing to authority is not using... - Leonardo da Vinci
Anyone who considers protocol unimportant has never dealt with a cat. - Robert A. Heinlein
Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be tru... - Albert Einstein
Anyone who goes to a psychiatrist ought to have his head examined. - Samuel Goldwyn
Anyone who has begun to think, places some portion of the world in jeo... - John Dewey
Anyone who has ever struggled with poverty knows how extremely expensi... - James A. Baldwin
Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new. - Albert Einstein
Anyone who has passed through the regular gradations of classical educ... - William Hazlitt
Anyone who has struggled with poverty knows how extremely expensive it... - James A. Baldwin
Anyone who hates children and animals can't be all bad. - W. C. Fields
Anyone who in discussion relies upon authority uses, not his understan... - Miguel de Unamuno
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on n... - Douglas Adams
Anyone who isn't confused really doesn't understand the situation. - Edward R. Murrow
Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes a... - Karl Marx
Anyone who knows history, particularly the history of Europe, will, I ... - Eleanor Roosevelt
Anyone who proposes to do good must not expect people to roll stones o... - Albert Schweitzer
Anyone who says he won't resign four times, will. - John Kenneth Galbraith
Anyone who sees and paints a sky green and fields blue ought to be ste... - Adolf Hitler
Anything can happen to anyone at any time and you shouldn't just live ... - Sarah Brightman
Anything important is never left to the vote of the people. We only ge... - Will Rogers
Anything in any way beautiful derives its beauty from itself and asks ... - Marcus Aurelius
Anything inside that immobilizes me, gets in my way, keeps me from my ... - Dr. Wayne W. Dyer
Anything that is too stupid to be spoken is sung. - Voltaire
Anything that won't sell, I don't want to invent. Its sale is proof of... - Thomas A. Edison
Anything too stupid to be said is sung. - Voltaire
Anything worth doing is worth doing slowly. - Mae West
Anything you really want, you can attain, if you really go after it. - Dr. Wayne W. Dyer
Anyway, no drug, not even alcohol, causes the fundamental ills of soci... - P. J. O'Rourke
Apathy can be overcome by enthusiasm, and enthusiasm can only be arous... - Arnold J. Toynbee
Apology is only egotism wrong side out. - Oliver Wendell Holmes
Apparently there is nothing that cannot happen today. - Mark Twain
Appealing workplaces are to be avoided. One wants a room with no view,... - Annie Dillard
Appetite is essentially insatiable, and where it operates as a criteri... - Marshall McLuhan
Applause is a receipt, not a bill. - Dale Carnegie
Applause is the spur of noble minds, the end and aim of weak ones. - Edmund Burke
Applause waits on success. - Benjamin Franklin
Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cann... - Plato
Apply yourself. Get all the education you can, but then, by God, do so... - Lee Iacocca
Appraisals are where you get together with your team leader and agree ... - Theodore Roosevelt
Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in other... - Voltaire
Approximately 80% of our air pollution stems from hydrocarbons release... - Ronald Reagan
April hath put a spirit of youth in everything. - William Shakespeare
April is a promise that May is bound to keep. - Hal Borland
April is the cruellest month... - T. S. Eliot
Aptitude found in the understanding and is often inherited. Genius com... - Marcus Aurelius
Archaeology is the peeping Tom of the sciences. It is the sandbox of m... - Jim Bishop
Archbishop - A Christian ecclesiastic of a rank superior to that attai... - H. L. Mencken
Architecture has recorded the great ideas of the human race. Not only ... - Victor Hugo
Architecture is politics. - Mitchell Kapor
Architecture is the will of an epoch translated into space. - Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
Architecture starts when you carefully put two bricks together. There ... - Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
Ardor, n. The quality that distinguishes love without knowledge. - Ambrose Bierce
Are creeds such simple things like the clothes which a man can change ... - Mohandas Gandhi
Are there memories left that are safe from the clutches of phony anniv... - Pope Paul VI
Are we going to be a services power? The double-cheeseburger-hold-the-... - Lee Iacocca
Are you bored with life? Then throw yourself into some work you believ... - Dale Carnegie
Are you going to come quietly, or do I have to use earplugs? - Spike Milligan
Are you laboring under the impression that I read these memoranda of y... - Franklin D. Roosevelt
Are you then unable to recognize unless it has the same sound as yours... - Andre Gide
Argue for your limitations, and sure enough they're yours. - Richard Bach
Arguments are extremely vulgar, for everyone in good society holds exa... - Oscar Wilde
Arguments are to be avoided: they are always vulgar and often convinci... - Oscar Wilde
Aristocracy is always cruel. - Wendell Phillips
Aristotle maintained that women have fewer teeth than men; although he... - Bertrand Russell
Arithmetic is where the answer is right and everything is nice and you... - Carl Sandburg
Arms discourage and keep the invader and plunderer in awe, and preserv... - Thomas Paine
Arnold Schwarzenegger announced that he is going to run for governor o... - Jay Leno
Around people I don't know, I'm totally at a loss. - Barbra Streisand
Arranging a bowl of flowers in the morning can give a sense of quiet i... - Anne Morrow Lindbergh
Arresting a single drunk or a single vagrant who has harmed no identif... - James Q. Wilson
Arriving at one goal is the starting point to another. - John Dewey
Arrogance on the part of the meritorious is even more offensive to us ... - Friedrich Nietzsche
Art and science have their meeting point in method. - Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Art at its most significant is a Distant Early Warning System that can... - Marshall McLuhan
Art distills sensation and embodies it with enhanced meaning in a memo... - Jacques Barzun
Art distills sensations and embodies it with enhanced meaning. - Miguel de Unamuno
Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time. - Thomas Merton
Art has to move you and design does not, unless it's a good design for... - David Hockney
Art has two constant, two unending concerns: It always meditates on de... - Boris Pasternak
Art is a jealous mistress, and if a man has a genius for painting, poe... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Art is a marriage of the conscious and the unconscious. - Jean Cocteau
Art is a private thing, the artist makes it for himself; a comprehensi... - Kenneth Tynan
Art is a revolt against fate. - Andre Malraux
Art is an absolute mistress; she will not be coquetted with or slighte... - Cyril Connolly
Art is anything you can get away with. - Marshall McLuhan
Art is born of humiliation. - W. H. Auden
Art is contemplation. It is the pleasure of the mind which searches in... - Auguste Rodin
Art is like baby shoes. When you coat them with gold, they can no long... - John Updike
Art is man's expression of his joy in labor. - Henry A. Kissinger
Art is moral passion married to entertainment. Moral passion without e... - Rita Mae Brown
Art is not a handicraft, it is the transmission of feeling the artist ... - Leo Tolstoy
Art is not a study of positive reality, it is the seeking for ideal tr... - John Ruskin
Art is not merely an imitation of the reality of nature, but in truth ... - Friedrich Nietzsche
Art is not necessary at all. All that is necessary to make this world ... - Isadora Duncan
Art is not the application of a canon of beauty but what the instinct ... - Pablo Picasso
Art is not what you see, but what you make others see. - Edgar Degas
Art is only a means to life, to the life more abundant. It is not in i... - Henry Miller
Art is our chief means of breaking bread with the dead. - W. H. Auden
Art is parasitic on life, just as criticism is parasitic on art. - Harry S. Truman
Art is science made clear. - Wilson Mizner
Art is the final cunning of the human soul which would rather do anyth... - Iris Murdoch
Art is the most intense mode of individualism that the world has known... - Oscar Wilde
Art is the most passionate orgy within man's grasp. - John Donne
Art is the proper task of life. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Art is the right hand of Nature. The latter has only given us being, t... - Friedrich von Schiller
Art is the signature of civilizations. - Beverly Sills
Art is the tree of life. Science is the tree of death. - William Blake
Art is too serious to be taken seriously. - Ayn Rand
Art is vice. You don't marry it legitimately, you rape it. - Edgar Degas
Art made tongue-tied by authority. - William Shakespeare
Art raises its head where creeds relax. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Art requires philosophy, just as philosophy requires art. Otherwise, w... - Paul Gauguin
Art teaches nothing, except the significance of life. - Michael Korda
Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life. - Pablo Picasso
Art, it seems to me, should simplify finding what conventions of form ... - Willa Cather
Art, that great undogmatized church. - John F. Kennedy
Arthur hoped and prayed that there wasn't an afterlife. Then he realis... - Douglas Adams
As a bathtub lined with white porcelain, when the hot water gives out ... - Ezra Pound
As a camel beareth labor, and heat, and hunger, and thirst, through de... - John Ruskin
As a child, I was more afraid of tetanus shots than, for example, Drac... - Dave Barry
As a cure for worrying, work is better than whiskey. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
As a draft-animal is yoked in a wagon, even so the spirit is yoked in ... - Thomas Hobbes
As a first approximation, I define "belief" not as the object of belie... - Thomas Carlyle
As a general rule, the most successful man in life is the man who has ... - Benjamin Disraeli
As a life's work, I would remember everything - everything, against lo... - Annie Dillard
As a man is said to have a right to his property, he may be equally sa... - James Madison
As a man is, so he sees. As the eye is formed, such are its powers. - William Blake
As a matter of fact is an expression that precedes many an expression ... - Laurence J. Peter
AS A MIND, who the hell else is there left for me to take an interest ... - Ezra Pound
As a profession advertising is young; as a force it is as old as the w... - Bruce Barton
As a remedy to life in society I would suggest the big city. Nowadays,... - Albert Camus
As a rock on the seashore he standeth firm, and the dashing of the wav... - Aristotle
As a rule, all heroism is due to a lack of reflection, and thus it is ... - Ernest Renan
As a rule, men worry more about what they can't see than about what th... - Julius Caesar
As a rule, the mind, residing in a body that has become weakened by pa... - Mohandas Gandhi
As a single footstep will not make a path on the earth, so a single th... - Henry David Thoreau
As a teenager you are at the last stage in your life when you will be ... - Fran Lebowitz
As a well-spent day brings happy sleep, so a life well spent brings ha... - Leonardo da Vinci
As a woman, I find it very embarrassing to be in a meeting and realize... - Rita Mae Brown
As an adolescent I was convinced that France would have to go through ... - Charles De Gaulle
As blushing will sometimes make a whore pass for a virtuous woman, so ... - Jonathan Swift
As contagion of sickness makes sickness, contagion of trust can make t... - Marianne Moore
As crazy as hauling timber into the woods. - Horace
As falls the dew on quenchless sands, blood only serves to wash ambiti... - Lord Byron
As far as I am concerned now, I have no enemies in the press whatsoeve... - Richard M. Nixon
As far as I knew white women were never lonely, except in books. White... - Maya Angelou
As far as I'm concerned, "whom" is a word that was invented to make ev... - Calvin Trillin
As far as I'm concerned, I prefer silent vice to ostentatious virtue. - Albert Einstein
As far as modern writing is concerned, it is rarely rewarding to trans... - Boris Pasternak
As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certa... - Albert Einstein
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to ki... - Carl Gustav Jung
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As fire when thrown into water is cooled down and put out, so also a f... - Marcus Tullius Cicero
As flies to wanton boys, are we to the gods; They kill us for their sp... - William Shakespeare
As for accomplishments, I just did what I had to do as things came alo... - Eleanor Roosevelt
As for America, it is the ideal fruit of all your youthful hopes and r... - Henry B. Adams
As for charity, it is a matter in which the immediate effect on the pe... - John Stuart Mill
As for doing good; that is one of the professions which is full. Moreo... - Henry David Thoreau
As for me, prizes are nothing. My prize is my work. - Katharine Hepburn
As for our majority... one is enough. - Benjamin Disraeli
As happy a man as any in the world, for the whole world seems to smile... - Samuel Pepys
As he was valiant, I honour him. But as he was ambitious, I slew him. - William Shakespeare
As human beings, our greatness lies not so much in being able to remak... - Mohandas Gandhi
As human beings, we are endowed with freedom of choice, and we cannot ... - Arnold J. Toynbee
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch wh... - Andrew Carnegie
As I have discovered by examining my past, I started out as a child. C... - Bill Cosby
As I live and am a man, this is an unexaggerated tale - my dreams beco... - Samuel Taylor Coleridge
As I understand it, sport is hard work for which you do not get paid. - Irvin S. Cobb
As I would not be a slave, so I would not be a master. This expresses ... - Abraham Lincoln
As if one could know the good a person is capable of, when one doesn't... - Elias Canetti
As in an explosion, I would erupt with all the wonderful things I saw ... - Boris Pasternak
As in political so in literary action a man wins friends for himself m... - Joseph Conrad
As individuals and as a nation, we now suffer from social narcissism. ... - Daniel J. Boorstin
As is a tale, so is life: not how long it is, but how good it is, is w... - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
As is our confidence, so is our capacity. - William Hazlitt
As it is our nature to be more moved by hope than fear, the example of... - Francesco Guicciardini
As it is the characteristic of great wits to say much in few words, so... - Francois de La Rochefouca
As it must not, so genius cannot be lawless; for it is even that const... - Samuel Taylor Coleridge
As life is action and passion, it is required of a man that he should ... - Oliver Wendell Holmes
As life runs on, the road grows strange with faces new - and near the ... - James Russell Lowell
As life's pleasures go, food is second only to sex. Except for salami ... - Alan King
As long as a woman can look ten years younger than her own daughter, s... - Oscar Wilde
As long as habit and routine dictate the pattern of living, new dimens... - Henry Van Dyke
As long as I retain my feeling and my passion for Nature, I can partly... - Lord Byron
As long as justice and injustice have not terminated their ever renewi... - John Stuart Mill
As long as learning is connected with earning, as long as certain jobs... - Edward M. Forster
As long as men are free to ask what they must, free to say what they t... - Marcel Proust
As long as our government is administered for the good of the people, ... - Andrew Jackson
As long as people believe in absurdities they will continue to commit ... - Voltaire
As long as the world is turning and spinning, we're gonna be dizzy and... - Mel Brooks
As long as the world shall last there will be wrongs, and if no man ob... - Clarence Darrow
As long as war is regarded as wicked, it will always have its fascinat... - Oscar Wilde
As long as you live, keep learning how to live. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
As love without esteem is capricious and volatile; esteem without love... - Jonathan Swift
As nightfall does not come at once, neither does oppression. In both i... - William O. Douglas
As one digs deeper into the national character of the Americans, one s... - Alexis de Tocqueville
As one grows older, one becomes wiser and more foolish. - Francois de La Rochefouca
As our case is new, we must think and act anew. - Abraham Lincoln
As our own species is in the process of proving, one cannot have super... - Arthur C. Clarke
As reason is a rebel to faith, so passion is a rebel to reason. - Thomas Browne
As scarce as truth is, the supply has always been in excess of the dem... - Josh Billings
As selfishness and complaint pervert the mind, so love with its joy cl... - Helen Keller
As she sallied forth from her boudoir, you would never have guessed ho... - William Manchester
As soon as beauty is sought not from religion and love, but for pleasu... - Annie Dillard
As soon as man does not take his existence for granted, but beholds it... - Albert Schweitzer
As soon as one nation claims the right to take preventive action, othe... - Jacques Chirac
As soon as the land of any country has all become private property, th... - Adam Smith
As soon as there is life there is danger. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
As soon as we lose the moral basis, we cease to be religious. There is... - Mohandas Gandhi
As states subsist in part by keeping their weaknesses from being known... - John Donne
As the arteries grow hard, the heart grows soft. - H. L. Mencken
As the biggest library if it is in disorder is not as useful as a smal... - Arthur Schopenhauer
As the births of living creatures are at first ill-shapen, so are all ... - Francis Bacon
As the eagle was killed by the arrow winged with his own feather, so t... - Helen Keller
As the family goes, so goes the nation and so goes the whole world in ... - Pope John Paul II
As the poet said, 'Only God can make a tree,' probably because it's so... - Woody Allen
As the purse is emptied, the heart is filled. - Victor Hugo
As the same fire assumes different shapes When it consumes objects dif... - Marcus Aurelius
As the Spanish proverb says, "He who would bring home the wealth of th... - Samuel Johnson
As the twig is bent the tree inclines. - Virgil
As the unity of the modern world becomes increasingly a technological ... - Marshall McLuhan
As there is no worse lie than a truth misunderstood by those who hear ... - William James
As things are, and as fundamentally they must always be, poetry is not... - T. S. Eliot
As this long and difficult war ends, I would like to address a few spe... - Richard M. Nixon
As to honor - you know - it's a very fine mediaeval inheritance which ... - Joseph Conrad
As to marriage or celibacy, let a man take which course he will, he wi... - Socrates
As to those who hoard gold and silver and spend it not in God's path, ... - Kin Hubbard
As usual the Liberals offer a mixture of sound and original ideas. Unf... - Harold MacMillan
As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot. - John Lennon
As virtuous men pass mildly away, and whisper to their souls to go, wh... - John Donne
As we acquire more knowldege, things do not become more comprehensible... - Albert Schweitzer
As we advance in life it becomes more and more difficult, but in fight... - Vincent Van Gogh
As we advance in life we learn the limits of our abilities. - Henry Ford
As we ascend the social ladder, viciousness wears a thicker mask. - Erich Fromm
As we become purer channels for God's light, we develop an appetite fo... - Marianne Williamson
As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest app... - John F. Kennedy
As we grow as unique persons, we learn to respect the uniqueness of ot... - Robert H. Schuller
As we grow old, the beauty steals inward. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
As we head to war with Iraq, President Bush wants to make one thing cl... - Jay Leno
As we must account for every idle word, so must we account for every i... - Benjamin Franklin
As winter strips the leaves from around us, so that we may see the dis... - Jean Paul Richter
As yet, Bernard Shaw hasn't become prominent enough to have any enemie... - Oscar Wilde
As you begin your tour of the United States, you may as well know that... - Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.
As you get older it is harder to have heroes, but it is sort of necess... - Ernest Hemingway
As you simplify your life, the laws of the universe will be simpler; s... - Henry David Thoreau
Aside from the murders, DC has one of the lowest crime rates in the co... - Marion Barry
Ask not what you can do for your country. Ask what's for lunch. - Orson Welles
Ask the young. They know everything. - Joseph Joubert
Ask your child what he wants for dinner only if he's buying. - Fran Lebowitz
Ask yourself the secret of YOUR success. Listen to your answer, and pr... - Richard Bach
Asking "who ought to be the boss" is like asking "who ought to be the ... - Henry Ford
Aspect are within us, and who seems most kingly is king. - Thomas Hardy
Aspire rather to be a hero than merely appear one. - Baltasar Gracian
Assassination has never changed the history of the world. - Benjamin Disraeli
Associate yourself with people of good quality, for it is better to be... - Booker T. Washington
Astonishment is the root of philosophy. - Paul Tillich
At 30 a man should know himself like the palm of his hand, know the ex... - Albert Camus
At 34 she is an extremely beautiful woman, lavishly endowed by nature ... - Richard Burton
At 46 one must be a miser; only have time for essentials. - Oscar Wilde
At 50, I thought proudly: Here we are, half century! Being 60 was fair... - Bette Davis
At any street corner the feeling of absurdity can strike any man in th... - Albert Camus
At bottom every man knows well enough that he is a unique being, only ... - Friedrich Nietzsche
At Christmas I no more desire a rose Than wish a snow in May's new-fan... - William Shakespeare
At every crisis in one's life, it is absolute salvation to have some s... - Woodrow Wilson
At every crisis the Kaiser crumpled. In defeat he fled; in revolution ... - Winston Churchill
At every word a reputation dies. - Alexander Pope
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place,... - Maya Angelou
At first the infant, mewling and puking in the nurse's arms. And then ... - William Shakespeare
At first, dreams seem impossible, then improbable, and eventually inev... - Christopher Reeve
At his best, man is the noblest of all animals; separated from law and... - Aristotle
At his wife's 60th birthday party in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, Dick Chene... - Jay Leno
At home, you always have to be a politician; when you're abroad, you a... - Harold MacMillan
At last now you can be what the old cannot recall and the young long f... - Thomas Jefferson
At least half the mystery novels published violate the law that the so... - Raymond Chandler
At least the Pilgrim Fathers used to shoot Indians: the Pilgrim Childr... - E. E. Cummings
At Microsoft there are lots of brilliant ideas but the image is that t... - Bill Gates
At my lemonade stand I used to give the first glass away free and char... - Emo Philips
At night, when the curtains are drawn and the fire flickers, my books ... - Edward M. Forster
At seventy-seven it is time to be in earnest. - Samuel Johnson
At the age of four with paper hats and wooden swords we're all General... - Peter Ustinov
At the age of six I wanted to be a cook. At seven I wanted to be Napol... - Salvador Dali
At the beginning and at the end of love, the two lovers are embarrasse... - Jean de la Bruyere
At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference. - Soren Kierkegaard
At the center of non-violence stands the principle of love. - Martin Luther King, Jr.
At the constitutional level where we work, 90 percent of any decision ... - William O. Douglas
At the shrine of friendship never say die, let the wine of friendship ... - Victor Hugo
At the time, my grandparents told my mom, "Lordy, what is Shannen doin... - Rene Descartes
At this moment I do not have a personal relationship with a computer. - Janet Reno
At this year's Open, I'll have five boyfriends. - Anna Kournikova
At times I think and at times I am. - Paul Valery
At times is it seems that I am living my life backward, and that at th... - Andre Gide
At times it is folly to hasten at other times, to delay. The wise do e... - Ovid
At times one remains faithful to a cause only because its opponents do... - Friedrich Nietzsche
At twenty a man is a peacock, at thirty a lion, at forty a camel, at f... - Baltasar Gracian
At twenty a man is full of fight and hope. He wants to reform the worl... - Rodney Dangerfield
At twenty years of age the will reigns; at thirty, the wit; and at for... - Benjamin Franklin
At twenty you have many desires which hide the truth, but beyond forty... - T. S. Eliot
At twenty-one, so many things appear solid, permanent, untenable. - Orson Welles
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attain... - Simone Weil
Attachment to spiritual things is.. just as much an attachment as inor... - Beverly Sills
Attempt easy tasks as if they were difficult, and difficult as if they... - Baltasar Gracian
Attempt the impossible in order to improve your work. - Bette Davis
Attention to health is life greatest hindrance. - Plato
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference. - Winston Churchill
Attitude is more important than the past, than education, than money, ... - W. C. Fields
Aurora now, fair daughter of the dawn, Sprinkled with rosy light the d... - Alexander Pope
Authority doesn't work without prestige, or prestige without distance. - Charles De Gaulle
Authority forgets a dying king. - Alfred Lord Tennyson
Authority is never without hate. - Euripides
Authority is not a quality one person "has," in the sense that he has ... - Erich Fromm
Authors like cats because they are such quiet, lovable, wise creatures... - Robertson Davies
Auto racing is boring except when a car is going at least 172 miles pe... - Dave Barry
Automobiles are free of egotism, passion, prejudice and stupid ideas a... - P. J. O'Rourke
Autumn wins you best by this its mute appeal to sympathy for its decay... - Robert Browning
Avarice has ruined more souls than extravagance. - Charles Caleb Colton
Avoid having your ego so close to your position that when your positio... - Colin Powell
Avoid inquisitive persons, for they are sure to be gossips, their ears... - Horace
Avoid lawsuits beyond all things; they pervert your conscience, impair... - Jean de la Bruyere
Avoid popularity if you would have peace. - Abraham Lincoln
Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Th... - Helen Keller
Awards become corroded, friends gather no dust. - Jesse Owens
Awards mean a lot, but they don't say it all. The people in baseball m... - Ernie Banks
Babies don't need a vacation but I still see them at the beach. I'll g... - Steven Wright
Bacchus hath drowned more men than Neptune. - Thomas Fuller
Bacchus, n.: A convenient deity invented by the ancients as an excuse ... - Ambrose Bierce
Bachelors have consciences, married men have wives. - Samuel Johnson
Back in the East you can't do much without the right papers, but with ... - Tom Stoppard
Back of ninety-nine out of one-hundred assertions that a thing cannot ... - William Feather
Bad excuses are worse than none. - Thomas Fuller
Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny. - Edmund Burke
Bad men are full of repentance. - Aristotle
Bad news isn't wine. It doesn't improve with age. - Colin Powell
Bah! The thing is not a nose at all, but a bit of primordial chaos cla... - H. G. Wells
Bald as the bare mountain tops are bald, with a baldness full of grand... - Matthew Arnold
Baldwin thought Europe was a bore, and Chamberlain thought it was only... - Winston Churchill
Ballots are the rightful and peaceful successors to bullets. - Abraham Lincoln
Banality is a symptom of non-communication. Men hide behind their clic... - Eugene Ionesco
Banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies. - Thomas Jefferson
Bankrupt of life, yet prodigal of ease. - John Dryden
Banks are an almost irresistible attraction for that element of our so... - J. Edgar Hoover
Barbie is just a doll. - Mary Schmich
Bargain... anything a customer thinks a store is losing money on. - Kin Hubbard
Barometer, n.: An ingenious instrument which indicates what kind of we... - Ambrose Bierce
Baseball is ninety percent mental and the other half is physical. - Yogi Berra
Baseball will take our people out-of-doors, fill them with oxygen, giv... - Walt Whitman
Basically my wife was immature. I'd be at home in the bath and she'd c... - Woody Allen
Basically, I'm for anything that gets you through the night - be it pr... - Frank Sinatra
Batten, Barton, Durstine and Osborne - sounds like a trunk falling dow... - Fred Allen
Battering the gates of heaven with the storms of prayer. - Alfred Lord Tennyson
Battle, n., A method of untying with the teeth a political knot that w... - Ambrose Bierce
Battles are won by slaughter and maneuver. The greater the general, th... - Winston Churchill
Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment w... - Steve Jobs
Be able to be alone. Lose not the advantage of solitude, and the socie... - Thomas Browne
Be amusing: never tell unkind stories; above all, never tell long ones... - Benjamin Disraeli
Be an opener of doors. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Be angry, and yet do not sin; do not let the sun go down on your anger... - Henry Ward Beecher
Be as a bird perched on a frail branch that she feels bending beneath ... - Victor Hugo
Be at the pains of putting down every single item of expenditure whats... - Hilaire Belloc
Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every... - Benjamin Franklin
Be bold. If you're going to make an error, make a doozy, and don't be ... - Billie Jean King
Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint. - Mark Twain
Be careful the environment you choose for it will shape you; be carefu... - W. Clement Stone
Be careful what you pretend to be because you are what you pretend to ... - Kurt Vonnegut
Be careful what you set your heart upon - for it will surely be yours. - James A. Baldwin
Be careless in your dress if you will, but keep a tidy soul. - Mark Twain
Be charitable and indulge to everyone, but thyself. - Joseph Joubert
Be charitable before wealth makes you covetous. - Thomas Browne
Be civil to all; sociable to many; familiar with few; friend to one; e... - Benjamin Franklin
Be content to remember that those who can make omelettes properly can ... - Hilaire Belloc
Be courageous! Have faith! Go Forward! - Thomas A. Edison
Be courageous. I have seen many depressions in business. Always Americ... - Thomas A. Edison
Be curious, not judgmental. - Walt Whitman
Be faithful to that which exists within yourself. - Andre Gide
Be glad of life because it gives you the chance to love and to work an... - Henry Van Dyke
Be glad of life because it gives you the chance to love, to work, to p... - Henry Van Dyke
Be good, keep your feet dry, your eyes open, your heart at peace and y... - Thomas Merton
Be great in act, as you have been in thought. - Jean Paul Richter
Be happy with what you have and are, be generous with both, and you wo... - William Ewart Gladstone
Be humble as the blade of grass that is being trodden underneath the f... - John Ruskin
Be kind to your mother-in-law, but pay for her board at some good hote... - Josh Billings
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle. - Plato
Be larger than your task. - Orison Swett Marden
Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas. - Marie Curie
Be like a postage stamp. Stick to one thing until you get there. - Josh Billings
Be like the bird that, passing on her flight awhile on boughs too slig... - Victor Hugo
Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's alwa... - Dr. Wayne W. Dyer
Be nice to people on the way up, because you'll meet them on your way ... - Wilson Mizner
Be nice to people on your way up because you'll meet them on your way ... - Wilson Mizner
Be noble minded! Our own heart, and not other men's opinions of us, fo... - Friedrich von Schiller
Be not a slave of words. - Thomas Carlyle
Be not afraid of greatness: some are born great, some achieve greatnes... - William Shakespeare
Be not simply good - be good for something. - Henry David Thoreau
Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay th... - Alexander Pope
Be obscure clearly. - E. B. White
Be of love a little more careful than of anything. - E. E. Cummings
Be on the alert to recognize your prime at whatever time of your life ... - Muriel Spark
Be pleasant until ten o'clock in the morning and the rest of the day w... - Elbert Hubbard
Be polite; write diplomatically; even in a declaration of war one obse... - Otto von Bismarck
Be sincere; be brief; be seated. - Franklin D. Roosevelt
Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing. - Benjamin Franklin
Be slow to fall into friendship; but when thou art in, continue firm a... - Socrates
Be studious in your profession, and you will be learned. Be industriou... - Benjamin Franklin
Be sure that you go to the author to get at his meaning, not to find y... - Salman Rushdie
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you conce... - Oprah Winfrey
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for. - Will Rogers
Be the business never so painful, you may have it done for money. - Thomas Fuller
Be the change that you want to see in the world. - Mohandas Gandhi
Be the chief but never the lord. - Lao Tzu
Be thou familiar, but by no means vulgar. - William Shakespeare
Be thou the rainbow in the storms of life. The evening beam that smile... - Lord Byron
Be true to your own act and congratulate yourself if you have done som... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Be true to your work, your word, and your friend. - Henry David Thoreau
Be wary of strong drink. It can make you shoot at tax collectors... an... - Robert A. Heinlein
Be wary of the man who urges an action in which he himself incurs no r... - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Be what you would seem to be - or, if you'd like it put more simply - ... - Lewis Carroll
Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't mat... - Theodor Geisel
Be willing to have it so. Acceptance of what has happened is the first... - William James
Be yourself is about the worst advice you can give to some people. - J. B. Priestley
Bear patiently with a rival. - Ovid
Beauty always promises, but never gives anything. - Simone Weil
Beauty and folly are old companions. - Benjamin Franklin
Beauty attracts us men; but if, like an armed magnet it is pointed, be... - Jean Paul Richter
Beauty deprived of its proper foils and adjuncts ceases to be enjoyed ... - John Ruskin
Beauty in art is often nothing but ugliness subdued. - Jean Rostand
Beauty is a form of genius - is higher, indeed, than genius, as it nee... - Oscar Wilde
Beauty is a precious trace that eternity causes to appear to us and th... - Eugene Ionesco
Beauty is all very well at first sight; but whoever looks at it when i... - William Shakespeare
Beauty is an ecstasy; it is as simple as hunger. There is really nothi... - William Somerset Maugham
Beauty is an outward gift, which is seldom despised, except by those t... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Beauty is composed of an eternal, invariable element whose quantity is... - Jean-Luc Godard
Beauty is desired in order that it may be befouled; not for its own sa... - Tom Stoppard
Beauty is eternity gazing at itself in a mirror. - Kahlil Gibran
Beauty is ever to the lonely mind a shadow fleeting; she is never plai... - Christopher Morley
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, get it out with Optrex. - Spike Milligan
Beauty is in the heart of the beholder. - H. G. Wells
Beauty is indeed a good gift of God; but that the good may not think i... - Saint Augustine
Beauty is not caused. It is. - Emily Dickinson
Beauty is the bait which with delight allures man to enlarge his kind. - Socrates
Beauty is the first present nature gives to women and the first it tak... - Fay Weldon
Beauty is the promise of happiness. - Edmund Burke
Beauty is the purgation of superfluities. - Michelangelo
Beauty is unbearable, drives us to despair, offering us for a minute t... - Albert Camus
Beauty is worse than wine, it intoxicates both the holder and beholder... - Aldous Huxley
Beauty itself is but the sensible image of the Infinite. - Francis Bacon
Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excite... - Edgar Allan Poe
Beauty ought to look a little surprised: it is the emotion that best s... - Edward M. Forster
Beauty will be convulsive or will not be at all. - Andre Breton
Beauty without expression is boring. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Beauty without grace is the hook without the bait. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Beauty, like ice, our footing does betray; Who can tread sure on the s... - John Dryden
Beauty, n: the power by which a woman charms a lover and terrifies a h... - Ambrose Bierce
Because a thing seems difficult for you, do not think it impossible fo... - Marcus Aurelius
Because I am a mother, I am capable of being shocked: as I never was w... - Margaret Atwood
Because I am a woman, I must make unusual efforts to succeed. If I fai... - Clare Boothe Luce
Because I remember, I despair. Because I remember, I have the duty to ... - Elie Wiesel
Because of a great love, one is courageous. - Lao Tzu
Because of indifference, one dies before one actually dies. - Elie Wiesel
Because of the level of my chess game, I was able - even against a wea... - Dave Barry
Because of their agelong training in human relations-for that is what ... - Margaret Mead
Because of their size, parents may be difficult to discipline properly... - P. J. O'Rourke
Because philosophy arises from awe, a philosopher is bound in his way ... - Saint Thomas Aquinas
Because psychologists have been able to discover, exactly as in a slow... - Pearl S. Buck
Because the heart beats under a covering of hair, of fur, feathers, or... - Jean Paul Richter
Because they did not see merit where they should have seen it, people,... - Samuel Butler
Because thou must not dream, thou need not despair. - Matthew Arnold
Because your own strength is unequal to the task, do not assume that i... - Marcus Aurelius
Become so wrapped up in something that you forget to be afraid. - Lady Bird Johnson
Beer is living proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy. - Benjamin Franklin
Before Alamein we never had a victory. After Alamein we never had a de... - Winston Churchill
Before all else, be armed. - Niccolo Machiavelli
Before beginning, plan carefully. - Marcus Tullius Cicero
Before everything else, getting ready is the secret of success. - Henry Ford
Before God manifested Himself, when all things were still hidden in Hi... - Albert Pike
Before God we are all equally wise - and equally foolish. - Albert Einstein
Before I refuse to take your questions, I have an opening statement. - Ronald Reagan
Before me, even as behind, God is, and all is well. - John Greenleaf Whittier
Before people complain of the obscurity of modern poetry, they should ... - W. H. Auden
Before success comes in any man's life, he's sure to meet with much te... - Napoleon Hill
Before the Pilgrims landed at Plymouth, we were here. Before the pen o... - Martin Luther King, Jr.
Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts ... - Mohandas Gandhi
Before this distinguished assembly and the world, the bells today proc... - Earl Warren
Before we can forgive one another, we have to understand one another. - Emma Goldman
Before we make love my husband takes a pain killer. - Joan Rivers
Before we set our hearts too much upon anything, let us examine how ha... - Francois de La Rochefouca
Before you give up hope, turn back and read the attacks that were made... - Bruce Barton
Before you speak ask yourself if what you are going to say is true, is... - Bernard Meltzer
Before you try to keep up with the Joneses, be sure they're not trying... - Erma Bombeck
Begin - to begin is half the work, let half still remain; again begin ... - Marcus Aurelius
Begin at the beginning and go on till you come to the end; then stop. - Lewis Carroll
Begin to be now what you will be hereafter. - William James
Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a ... - Dr. Wayne W. Dyer
Begin with another's to end with your own. - Baltasar Gracian
Begin, be bold and venture to be wise. - Horace
Beginning today, treat everyone you meet as if they were going to be d... - Og Mandino
Behavior is what a man does, not what he thinks, feels, or believes - Emily Dickinson
Behind every great fortune there is a crime. - Honore de Balzac
Behind every successful man stands a surprised mother-in-law. - Voltaire
Behold a worthy sight, to which the God, turning his attention to his ... - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Behold I do not give lectures or a little charity, When I give I give ... - Walt Whitman
Behold the child, by Nature's kindly law pleased with a rattle, tickle... - Alexander Pope
Being a child at home alone in the summer is a high-risk occupation. I... - Erma Bombeck
Being a Christian is more than just an instantaneous conversion; it is... - Billy Graham
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth. - Will Rogers
Being a housewife and a mother is the biggest job in the world, but if... - Katharine Hepburn
Being a husband is a whole-time job. That is why so many husbands fail... - Arnold Bennett
Being a Jew is like walking in the wind or swimming: you are touched a... - Lionel Trilling
Being a sex symbol is a heavy load to carry, especially when one is ti... - Marilyn Monroe
Being a woman is a terribly difficult task, since it consists principa... - Joseph Conrad
Being a woman is of special interest only to aspiring male transsexual... - Fran Lebowitz
Being an optimist after you've got everything you want doesn't count. - Kin Hubbard
Being away from home gave me the chance to look at myself with a jaund... - Jacqueline Kennedy
Being busy does not always mean real work. The object of all work is p... - Thomas A. Edison
Being entirely honest with oneself is a good exercise. - Sigmund Freud
Being good is just a matter of temperament in the end. - Iris Murdoch
Being happy is something you have to learn. I often surprise myself by... - Harrison Ford
Being in a ship is being in a jail, with the chance of being drowned. - Samuel Johnson
Being is desirable because it is identical with Beauty, and Beauty is ... - Ambrose Bierce
Being is the great explainer. - Henry David Thoreau
Being religious means asking passionately the question of the meaning ... - Paul Tillich
Being right half the time beats being half-right all the time. - Malcolm S. Forbes
Being tactful in audacity is knowing how far one can go to far. - Jean Cocteau
Being the boss anywhere is lonely. Being a female boss in a world of m... - Robert Frost
Being too good is apt to be uninteresting. - Harry S. Truman
Being varied is something I do instinctively and naturally. I feel a t... - Sarah Brightman
Belief creates the actual fact. - William James
Belief in a cruel God makes a cruel man. - Thomas Paine
Belief in oneself is one of the most important bricks in building any ... - Lydia M. Child
Belief is a wise wager. Granted that faith cannot be proved, what harm... - Blaise Pascal
Belief is with them mechanical, voluntary: they believe what they are ... - William Hazlitt
Believe and act as if it were impossible to fail. - Charles F. Kettering
Believe deep down in your heart that you're destined to do great thing... - Joe Paterno
Believe me when I say that Bill Clinton's second term will be good for... - Mark Russell
Believe me! The secret of reaping the greatest fruitfulness and the gr... - Friedrich Nietzsche
Believe me, than in half the creeds. - Alfred Lord Tennyson
Believe me, that was a happy age, before the days of architects, befor... - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matte... - Buddha
Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the... - William James
Believe that with your feelings and your work you are taking part in t... - Rainer Maria Rilke
Believe those who are seeking the truth. Doubt those who find it. - Andre Gide
Belladonna, n.: In Italian a beautiful lady; in English a deadly poiso... - Ambrose Bierce
Beneath the rule of men entirely great,The pen is mightier than the sw... - Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Benefits should be conferred gradually; and in that way they will tast... - Niccolo Machiavelli
Bereavement is a darkness impenetrable to the imagination of the unber... - Iris Murdoch
Besides pride, loyalty, discipline, heart, and mind, confidence is the... - Joe Paterno
Besides the noble art of getting things done, there is the noble art o... - Lin Yutang
Best to live lightly, unthinkingly. - Sophocles
Better a broken promise than none at all. - Mark Twain
Better a diamond with a flaw than a pebble without. - Confucius
Better a tooth out than always aching. - Thomas Fuller
Better a witty fool than a foolish wit. - William Shakespeare
Better be alone than in bad company. - Thomas Fuller
Better belly burst than good liquor be lost. - Jonathan Swift
Better beware of notions like genius and inspiration; they are a sort ... - Jose Ortega y Gasset
Better break your word than do worse in keeping it. - Thomas Fuller
Better Counsel comes overnight. - Doris Lessing
Better far than cowardice is killing and being killed in battle. - Mohandas Gandhi
Better is the enemy of good. - Voltaire
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone. - Baltasar Gracian
Better murder an infant in its cradle than nurse an unacted desire. - William Blake
Better not be at all than not be noble. - Alfred Lord Tennyson
Better one's House be too little one day than too big all the Year aft... - Thomas Fuller
Better reality than a dream: if something is real, then it's real and ... - Umberto Eco
Better than a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace. - Buddha
Better than any argument is to rise at dawn and pick dew-wet red berri... - Wendell Berry
Better three hours too soon than a minute too late. - William Shakespeare
Better times perhaps await us who are now wretched. - Virgil
Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing flawlessly. - Robert H. Schuller
Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing perfectly. - Robert H. Schuller
Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and re... - Abraham Lincoln
Better to write for yourself and have no public, than to write for the... - Cyril Connolly
Between 9 and 10 AM the American radio is concerned almost exclusively... - Dean Acheson
Between eighteen and twenty, life is like an exchange where one buys s... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Between falsehood and useless truth there is little difference. As gol... - Samuel Johnson
Between friends differences in taste or opinion are irritating in dire... - W. H. Auden
Between good sense and good taste there lies the difference between a ... - Jean de la Bruyere
Between husband and wife there should be no secrets from one another. ... - Mohandas Gandhi
Between men and women there is no friendship possible. There is passio... - Oscar Wilde
Between ourselves and our real natures we interpose that wax figure of... - Walter Lippmann
Between richer and poorer classes in a free country a mutually respect... - Charles Horton Cooley
Between saying and doing, many a pair of shoes is worn out. - Iris Murdoch
Between the optimist and the pessimist, the difference is droll. The o... - Oscar Wilde
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before. - Mae West
Between two groups of people who want to make inconsistent kinds of wo... - Oliver Wendell Holmes
Between two worlds life hovers like a star, twixt night and morn, upon... - Lord Byron
Beware how you take away hope from another human being. - Oliver Wendell Holmes
Beware of all enterprises that require a new set of clothes. - Henry David Thoreau
Beware of him who hates the laugh of a child. - Henry Ward Beecher
Beware of little expenses. A small leak will sink a great ship. - Benjamin Franklin
Beware of the man who denounces women writers; his penis in tiny and h... - Erica Jong
Beware of the man who works hard to learn something, learns it, and fi... - Kurt Vonnegut
Beware of the person of one book. - Saint Thomas Aquinas
Beware of your habits. The better they are the more surely they will b... - Holbrook Jackson
Beware the barrenness of a busy life. - Socrates
Beware the fury of a patient man. - John Dryden
Beware the hobby that eats. - Benjamin Franklin
Big business never pays a nickel in taxes, according to Ralph Nader, w... - Dave Barry
Big girls need big diamonds. - Elizabeth Taylor
Big jobs usually go to the men who prove their ability to outgrow smal... - Theodore Roosevelt
Big pay and little responsibility are circumstances seldom found toget... - Napoleon Hill
Big shots are only little shots who keep shooting. - Christopher Morley
Bigamy is having one wife too many. Monogamy is the same. - Oscar Wilde
Bigot: One who is obstinately and zealously attached to an opinion tha... - Ambrose Bierce
Bigotry murders religion to frighten fools with her ghost. - Charles Caleb Colton
Bill Dickey is learning me his experience. - Yogi Berra
Bill Gates is a very rich man today .. and do you want to know why? Th... - Dave Barry
Bill, I don't do Windows. - Ray Bradbury
Bill, The United States is not a company. It is a country. - Stewart Alsop
Bin Laden was completely protected by the oil companies in this countr... - Oliver Stone
Biographical data, even those recorded in the public registers, are th... - Italo Calvino
Biographies are but the clothes and buttons of the man. The biography ... - Mark Twain
Biography lends to death a new terror. - Oscar Wilde
Biologically the species is the accumulation of the experiments of all... - H. G. Wells
Biology has at least 50 more interesting years. - James D. Watson
Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother. - Oprah Winfrey
Birth and death are not two different states, but they are different a... - Mohandas Gandhi
Bisexuality immediately doubles your chances for a date on Saturday ni... - Woody Allen
Bitches. It's a very male-chauvinist word. I resent it deeply. A perso... - Barbra Streisand
Bitterness imprisons life; love releases it. Bitterness paralyzes life... - Harry Emerson Fosdick
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fi... - Maya Angelou
Black people dominate sports in the United States. 20% of the populati... - Chris Rock
Blake said that the body was the soul's prison unless the five senses ... - Jim Morrison
Blemishes are hid by night and every fault forgiven; darkness makes an... - Ovid
Blessed are the forgetful: for they get the better even of their blund... - Friedrich Nietzsche
Blessed are the people whose leaders can look destiny in the eye witho... - Henry A. Kissinger
Blessed are the young for they shall inherit the national debt. - Herbert Hoover
Blessed are they who have nothing to say and who cannot be persuaded t... - James Russell Lowell
Blessed are those who give without remembering. And blessed are those ... - Bernard Meltzer
Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father... - Lydia M. Child
Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed. - Jonathan Swift
Blessed is the man who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappoi... - Alexander Pope
Blessed is the man who has some congenial work, some occupation in whi... - John Burroughs
Blest paper-credit! last and best supply! That lends corruption lighte... - Alexander Pope
Blondes make the best victims. They're like virgin snow that shows up ... - Alfred Hitchcock
Blood will tell, but often it tells too much. - Don Marquis
Bob Dole revealed he is one of the test subjects for Viagra. He said o... - Jay Leno
Bobby Knight told me this: 'There is nothing that a good defense canno... - Dan Quayle
Bodily decay is gloomy in prospect, but of all human contemplations th... - Thomas Jefferson
Bohemia has no banner. It survives by discretion. - Tennessee Williams
Boldness be my friend. - William Shakespeare
Boldness is a mask for fear, however great. - John Dryden
Boldness is ever blind, for it sees not dangers and inconveniences whe... - Francis Bacon
Bombs do not choose. They will hit everything. - Nikita S. Khrushchev
Books are but waste paper unless we spend in action the wisdom we get ... - William Butler Yeats
Books are divided into two classes, the books of the hour and the book... - John Ruskin
Books are fatal: they are the curse of the human race. Nine-tenths of ... - Benjamin Disraeli
Books are good enough in their own way, but they are a poor substitute... - Robert Louis Stevenson
Books are like a mirror. If an ass looks in, you can't expect an angel... - B. C. Forbes
Books are not made for furniture, but there is nothing else that so be... - Henry Ward Beecher
Books are not men and yet they stay alive. - Henry Ward Beecher
Books are the bees which carry the quickening pollen from one to anoth... - James Russell Lowell
Books are the legacies that a great genius leaves to mankind, which ar... - Joseph Addison
Books are the money of Literature, but only the counters of Science. - Thomas Henry Huxley
Books are the treasured wealth of the world and the fit inheritance of... - Henry David Thoreau
Books are those faithful mirrors that reflect to our mind the minds of... - Edward Gibbon
Books let us into their souls and lay open to us the secrets of our ow... - William Hazlitt
Books like friends, should be few and well-chosen. - Samuel Johnson
Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his aren't v... - Abraham Lincoln
Books that you carry to the fire, and hold readily in your hand, are m... - Samuel Johnson
Books were my pass to personal freedom. I learned to read at age three... - Oprah Winfrey
Books will speak plain when counsellors blanch. - Francis Bacon
Books, I found, had the power to make time stand still, retreat or fly... - Jim Bishop
Books, like friends, should be few and well chosen. Like friends, too,... - Charles Caleb Colton
Books, like proverbs, receive their chief value from the stamp and est... - J. Paul Getty
Books, not which afford us a cowering enjoyment, but in which each tho... - Helen Rowland
Books, the children of the brain. - Jonathan Swift
Booze, broads, and bullshit. If you got all that, what else do you nee... - Harry Caray
Bore, n. A person who talks when you wish him to listen. - Ambrose Bierce
Boredom is just the reverse side of fascination: both depend on being ... - Arthur Schopenhauer
Boredom is the feeling that everything is a waste of time; serenity, t... - Thomas Szasz
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself... - Soren Kierkegaard
Boredom is... a vital problem for the moralist, since half the sins of... - Bertrand Russell
Boredom: the desire for desires. - Leo Tolstoy
Bores bore each other too; but it never seems to teach them anything. - Don Marquis
Born of necessity, the little fellow [Mickey Mouse] literally freed us... - Walt Disney
Born to be wild - live to outgrow it. - Lao Tzu
Borrow trouble for yourself, if that's your nature, but don't lend it ... - Rudyard Kipling
Borrowers of books - those mutilators of collections, spoilers of the ... - Peter F. Drucker
Borrowing is not much better than begging; just as lending with intere... - Doris Lessing
Boswell: That, Sir, was great fortitude of mind. Johnson: No, Sir, sta... - Samuel Johnson
Both dreams and myths are important communications from ourselves to o... - Erich Fromm
Both in thought and in feeling, even though time be real, to realise t... - Bertrand Russell
Both oligarch and tyrant mistrust the people, and therefore deprive th... - Aristotle
Both read the Bible day and night, but thou read black where I read wh... - William Blake
Both tears and sweat are salty, but they render a different result. Te... - Jesse Jackson
Both the grand and the intimate aspects of nature can be revealed in t... - Ansel Adams
Both the man of science and the man of action live always at the edge ... - J. Robert Oppenheimer
Bounty always receives part of its value from the manner in which it i... - Samuel Johnson
Boxing is a celebration of the lost religion of masculinity all the mo... - Joyce Carol Oates
Boxing is a lot of white men watching two black men beat each other up... - Muhammad Ali
Boy George is all England needs - another queen who can't dress. - Joan Rivers
Boy meets Girl, So What? - Bertolt Brecht
Boy, those French: They have a different word for everything! - Steve Martin
Boyfriends have to understand me and my needs. They have to know what ... - Anna Kournikova
Boys are beyond the range of anybody's sure understanding, at least wh... - James Thurber
Boys are playing basketball around a telephone pole with a backboard b... - John Updike
Boys, there ain't no free lunches in this country. And don't go spendi... - Lee Iacocca
Brain: an apparatus with which we think we think. - Ambrose Bierce
Brains, you know, are suspect in the Republican Party. - Walter Lippmann
Brave men rejoice in adversity, just as brave soldiers triumph in war. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Bravery is the capacity to perform properly even when scared half to d... - Omar N. Bradley
Breach of promise is a base surrender of truth. - Mohandas Gandhi
Brevity is a great charm of eloquence. - Marcus Tullius Cicero
Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or ... - Marcus Tullius Cicero
Brevity is the soul of wit. - William Shakespeare
Bring your desires down to your present means. Increase them only when... - Aristotle
Britain's most useful role is somewhere between bee and dinosaur. - Harold MacMillan
Britney and I show a little tummy and it's like, 'Oh My God.' But N'Sy... - Christina Aguilera
Broadly speaking, the short words are the best, and the old words best... - Winston Churchill
Brought up to respect the conventions, love had to end in marriage. I'... - Bette Davis
Build a better mousetrap and the world will beat a path to your door. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Build a man a fire, and he'll be warm for a day. Set a man on fire, an... - Terry Pratchett
Build me a son, O Lord, who will be strong enough to know when he is w... - Douglas MacArthur
Buildings, too, are children of Earth and Sun. - Frank Lloyd Wright
Buoyed by water, he can fly in any direction-up, down, sideways-by mer... - Jacques Cousteau
Bureaucracy defends the status quo long past the time when the quo has... - Laurence J. Peter
Bureaucrats: they are dead at 30 and buried at 60. They are like custa... - Frank Lloyd Wright
Burt Reynolds once asked me out. I was in his room. - Phyllis Diller
Bush said today he is being stalked. He said wherever he goes, people ... - Jay Leno
Business is never so healthy as when, like a chicken, it must do a cer... - Henry Ford
Business is not just doing deals; business is having great products, d... - H. Ross Perot
Business is the salt of life. - Voltaire
Business today consists in persuading crowds. - T. S. Eliot
Business underlies everything in our national life, including our spir... - Woodrow Wilson
Business, labor and civil society organizations have skills and resour... - Kofi Annan
Business, you know, may bring you money, but friendship hardly ever do... - Jane Austen
Busy old fool, unruly Sun, why dost thou thus through windows and thro... - John Donne
But - Oh! ye lords of ladies intellectual, inform us truly, have they ... - Lord Byron
But an old age serene and bright, and lovely as a Lapland night, shall... - William Wordsworth
But blind to former as to future fate, What mortal knows his pre-exist... - Alexander Pope
But each day brings its petty dust our soon-choked souls to fill, and ... - Matthew Arnold
But fantasy kills imagination, pornography is death to art. - Iris Murdoch
But far more numerous was the herd of such, Who think too little, and ... - John Dryden
But for a few phrases from his letters and an odd line or two of his v... - John Updike
But for my faith in God, I should have been a raving maniac. - Mohandas Gandhi
But honest instinct comes a volunteer; Sure never to o'er-shoot, but j... - Alexander Pope
But how shall I get ideas? "Keep your wits open! Observe! Observe! Stu... - Orison Swett Marden
But I do nothing upon myself, and yet I am my own executioner. - John Donne
But I firmly believe that any man's finest hour, his greatest fulfillm... - Vince Lombardi
But I have promises to keep, and miles to go before I sleep, and miles... - Robert Frost
But I have seen the science I worshipped and the aircraft I loved dest... - Charles Lindbergh
But I was thinking of a plan to dye one's whiskers green. - Lewis Carroll
But I, being poor, have only my dreams; I have spread my dreams under ... - William Butler Yeats
But if God had wanted us to think just with our wombs, why did He give... - Clare Boothe Luce
But if he does really think that there is no distinction between virtu... - Samuel Johnson
But it is a pretty thing to see what money will do! - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
But let there be spaces in your togetherness and let the winds of the ... - Kahlil Gibran
But man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed but not defeate... - Ernest Hemingway
But maybe it's up in the hills under the leaves or in a ditch somewher... - Paul Engle
But meanwhile time flies; it flies never to be regained. - Virgil
But men must know, that in this theatre of man's life it is reserved o... - Francis Bacon
But men never violate the laws of God without suffering the consequenc... - Lydia M. Child
But nothing is more estimable than a physician who, having studied nat... - Voltaire
But now I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a ha... - Umberto Eco
But only God can make a tree. - Joyce Kilmer
But such is the irresistable nature of truth, that all it asks, and al... - Thomas Paine
But suppose God is black? What if we go to Heaven and we, all our live... - Robert F. Kennedy
But surely for everything you have to love you have to pay some price. - Agatha Christie
But that was war. Just about all he could find in its favor was that i... - Joseph Heller
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that al... - Carl Sagan
But the hour cometh, and now is, when the true worshippers shall worsh... - Albert Pike
But the iniquity of oblivion blindly scattereth her poppy, and deals w... - Thomas Browne
But the one thing you should. not do is to suppose that when something... - Ezra Pound
But the peasants - how do the peasants die? - Leo Tolstoy
But the privilege and pleasure that we treasure beyond measure is to r... - W. S. Gilbert
But the whole point of liberation is that you get out. Restructure you... - Jane Fonda
But their intervention makes our acts to serve ever less merely the im... - Albert Einstein
But there are advantages to being elected President. The day after I w... - Ronald Reagan
But what is all this fear of and opposition to Oblivion? What is the m... - James Thurber
But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the ... - Albert Camus
But what is Hope? Nothing but the paint on the face of Existence; the ... - Lord Byron
But when ill indeed, Even dismissing the doctor don't always succeed. - Victor Hugo
But when the pen is in his hand he has to write by itch and twitch, th... - John Ciardi
But when they seldom come, they wished for come. - William Shakespeare
But will they come when you do call for them? - William Shakespeare
But with morning cool repentance came. - Walter Scott
But words are things, and a small drop of ink,Falling like dew, upon a... - Lord Byron
But you think that it is time for me to have done with the world, and ... - Jonathan Swift
Buy what thou hast no need of and ere long thou shalt sell thy necessi... - Benjamin Franklin
Buying books would be a good thing if one could also buy the time to r... - Arthur Schopenhauer
Buying the right computer and getting it to work properly is no more c... - Dave Barry
By 'radical,' I understand one who goes too far; by 'conservative,' on... - Woodrow Wilson
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political... - R. Buckminster Fuller
By all but the pathologically romantic, it is now recognized that this... - John Kenneth Galbraith
By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you'll become happy; if y... - Socrates
By and large, mothers and housewives are the only workers who do not h... - Anne Morrow Lindbergh
By appreciation, we make excellence in others our own property. - Voltaire
By blood a king, in heart a clown. - Alfred Lord Tennyson
By cultivating the beautiful we scatter the seeds of heavenly flowers,... - Robert A. Heinlein
By definition, a government has no conscience. Sometimes it has a poli... - Albert Camus
By education most have been misled; So they believe, because they were... - John Dryden
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail. - Benjamin Franklin
By faithfulness we are collected and wound up into unity within oursel... - Saint Augustine
By giving us the opinions of the uneducated, journalism keeps us in to... - Oscar Wilde
By gnawing through a dike, even a rat may drown a nation. - Edmund Burke
By having a reverence for life, we enter into a spiritual relation wit... - Albert Schweitzer
By increasing the size of the keyhole, today's playwrights are in dang... - Peter Ustinov
By indignities men come to dignities. - Francis Bacon
By instinct and tradition, I don't like the thing. I like to look some... - Walter F. Mondale
By its very nature the beautiful is isolated from everything else. Fro... - Hannah Arendt
By letting it go it all gets done. The world is won by those who let i... - Lao Tzu
By nature all men are equal in liberty, but not in other endowments. - Saint Thomas Aquinas
By necessity, by proclivity, and by delight, we all quote. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
By reading the characteristic features of any man's castles in the air... - John Dewey
By swallowing evil words unsaid, no one has ever harmed his stomach. - Winston Churchill
By taking a second wife he pays the highest compliment to the first, b... - Samuel Johnson
By taking this action, I hope that I will have hastened the start of t... - Richard M. Nixon
By that sin fell the angels. - William Shakespeare
By the time a person has achieved years adequate for choosing a direct... - Zelda Fitzgerald
By the time we hit fifty, we have learned our hardest lessons. We have... - Marie Dressler
By the time we've made it, we've had it. - Malcolm S. Forbes
By the time you're eighty years old you've learned everything. You onl... - Bill Vaughan
By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is n... - Confucius
By trying we can easily endure adversity. Another man's, I mean. - Mark Twain
Cabbage: a familiar kitchen-garden vegetable about as large and wise a... - Ambrose Bierce
Caesar's wife must be above suspicion. - Julius Caesar
Calamities are of two kinds: misfortunes to ourselves, and good fortun... - Ambrose Bierce
California is a fine place to live - if you happen to be an orange. - Fred Allen
California is like an artificial limb the rest of the country doesn't ... - Saul Bellow
Call a truce, then, to our labors - let us feast with friends and neig... - Rudyard Kipling
Call him wise whose actions, words, and steps are all a clear because ... - Sara Teasdale
Call it Nature, Fate, Fortune; all these are names of the one and self... - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Call it what you will, incentives are what get people to work harder. - Nikita S. Khrushchev
Call me Jonah. My parents did, or nearly did. They called me John. - Kurt Vonnegut
Call the bald man, "Boy;" make the sage thy toy; greet the youth with ... - Helen Rowland
Calvin Coolidge looks as though he's been weaned on a pickle. - Alice Roosevelt Longworth
Camerado! This is no book; who touches this touches a man. - Jessamyn West
Camerado, I give you my hand, I give you my love more precious than mo... - Walt Whitman
Campaign behavior for wives: Always be on time. Do as little talking a... - Eleanor Roosevelt
Camping is nature's way of promoting the motel business. - Dave Barry
Can a mortal ask questions which God finds unanswerable? Quite easily,... - C. S. Lewis
Can advertising foist an inferior product on the consumer? Bitter expe... - David Ogilvy
Can an ass be tragic? To perish under a burden one can neither bear no... - Friedrich Nietzsche
Can anyone remember love? It's like trying to summon up the smell of r... - Arthur Miller
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Can heavenly breasts such stormy passions feel? - Virgil
Can I see another's woe, and not be in sorrow too? Can I see another's... - William Blake
Can I smoke now without someone taking my picture? - Hank Aaron
Can miles truly separate us from friends? If we want to be with someon... - Richard Bach
Candor and generosity, unless tempered by due moderation, leads to rui... - Tacitus
Capital as such is not evil; it is its wrong use that is evil. Capital... - Mohandas Gandhi
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking livi... - Karl Marx
Capital is money, capital is commodities. By virtue of it being value,... - Karl Marx
Capital punishment is as fundamentally wrong as a cure for crime as ch... - Henry Ford
Capital punishment turns the state into a murderer. But imprisonment t... - Jesse Jackson
Capitalist production, therefore, develops technology, and the combini... - Karl Marx
Car designers are just going to have to come up with an automobile tha... - Erma Bombeck
Cards were at first for benefits designed, sent to amuse, not to ensla... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Care and diligence bring luck. - Thomas Fuller
Care I for the limb, the thews, the stature, bulk, and big assemblance... - William Shakespeare
Cares deny all rest to weary limbs. - Virgil
Carry the battle to them. Don't let them bring it to you. Put them on ... - Harry S. Truman
Cash-payment never was, or could except for a few years be, the union-... - Thomas Carlyle
Cast your mind on other days that we in coming days may be still the i... - William Butler Yeats
Catch a man a fish, and you can sell it to him. Teach a man to fish, a... - Karl Marx
Cats always seem so very wise, when staring with their half-closed eye... - Bette Midler
Cats and monkeys; monkeys and cats; all human life is there. - Henry James
Cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education. - Mark Twain
Caution: These verses may be hazardous to your solemnity. - Russell Baker
Cease to think that the decrees of the gods can be changed by prayers. - Virgil
Celebrate what you want to see more of. - Tom Peters
Celebrity is the chastisement of merit and the punishment of talent. - Emily Dickinson
Celibacy is the worst form of self-abuse. - Peter De Vries
Censorship is advertising paid by the government. - Federico Fellini
Censorship, like charity, should begin at home, but, unlike charity, i... - Clare Boothe Luce
Censure is the tax a man pays to the public for being eminent. - Jonathan Swift
Central banks don't have divine wisdom. They try to do the best analys... - Mary Kay Ash
Ceremony was but devised at first to set a gloss on faint deeds, hollo... - William Shakespeare
Certain brief sentences are peerless in their ability to give one the ... - Jean Rostand
Certain people want to see me solely as a pop act, but there are many ... - Christina Aguilera
Certain thoughts are prayers. There are moments when, whatever be the ... - Victor Hugo
Certainly he is not of the generation that regards honesty as the best... - Walter Lippmann
Certainly in the next 50 years we shall see a woman president, perhaps... - Richard M. Nixon
Certainly the best works, and of greatest merit for the public, have p... - Francis Bacon
Certainly the most diverse, if minor, pastime of literary life is the ... - Arthur Miller
Certainly we're not satisfied with just winning games. We've been play... - Francois de La Rochefouca
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes. - Benjamin Franklin
Chains of habit are too light to be felt until they are too heavy to b... - Warren Buffett
Chamberlain seemed such a nice old gentleman that I thought I would gi... - Adolf Hitler
Champions aren't made in gyms. Champions are made from something they ... - Muhammad Ali
Chance fights ever on the side of the prudent. - Euripides
Chance happens to all, but to turn chance to account is the gift of fe... - Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Chance is a word void of sense; nothing can exist without a cause. - Voltaire
Chance is always powerful. Let your hook always be cast; in the pool w... - Ovid
Chance is perhaps the pseudonym of God when he did not want to sign. - Anatole France
Chance is perhaps the work of God when He did not want to sign. - Anatole France
Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes thro... - Martin Luther King, Jr.
Change in all things is sweet. - Aristotle
Change is certain. Peace is followed by disturbances; departure of evi... - Percy Bysshe Shelley
Change is inevitable. Change for the better is a full-time job. - Adlai E. Stevenson
Change is inevitable. Change is constant. - Benjamin Disraeli
Change is the end result of all true learning. - Leo Buscaglia
Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or pres... - John F. Kennedy
Change of weather is the discourse of fools. - Thomas Fuller
Changing husbands is only changing troubles. - Kathleen Norris
Chaos in the midst of chaos isn't funny, but chaos in the midst of ord... - Steve Martin
Chaos is inherent in all compounded things. Strive on with diligence. - Buddha
Chaos is the score upon which reality is written. - Henry Miller
Chaotic action is preferable to orderly inaction. - Will Rogers
Character builds slowly, but it can be torn down within incredible swi... - Faith Baldwin
Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experien... - Helen Keller
Character is determined more by the lack of certain experiences than b... - Friedrich Nietzsche
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is w... - Abraham Lincoln
Character is much easier kept than recovered. - Thomas Paine
Character is power. - Booker T. Washington
Character is simply habit long continued. - Plutarch
Character is what you are in the dark. - Dwight L. Moody
Character, in the long run, is the decisive factor in the life of an i... - Theodore Roosevelt
Character, not circumstances, makes the man. - Booker T. Washington
Characters do not change. Opinions alter, but characters are only deve... - Benjamin Disraeli
Charity begins at home, but should not end there. - Thomas Fuller
Charity But how shall we expect charity towards others, when we are un... - Thomas Browne
Charity creates a multitude of sins. - Oscar Wilde
Charity is no substitute for justice withheld. - Saint Augustine
Charity never humiliated him who profited from it, nor ever bound him ... - Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Charity. To love human beings in so far as they are nothing. That is t... - Simone Weil
Charles is life itself-pure life, force, like sunlight-and it is for t... - Anne Morrow Lindbergh
Charlie Brown is the one person I identify with. C.B. is such a loser.... - Chris Rock
Charlton Heston admitted he had a drinking problem, and I said to myse... - David Letterman
Charm is a way of getting the answer yes without asking a clear questi... - Albert Camus
Charm is the quality in others, that makes us more satisfied with ours... - Henri Frederic Amiel
Charming people live up to the very edge of their charm, and behave as... - Logan Pearsall Smith
Chase after the truth like all hell and you'll free yourself, even tho... - Clarence Darrow
Cheerfulness is the best promoter of health and is as friendly to the ... - Joseph Addison
Cheese - milk's leap toward immortality. - Clifton Paul Fadiman
Cherish forever what makes you unique, 'cuz you're really a yawn if it... - Bette Midler
Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your ... - Napoleon Hill
Chess is as elaborate a waste of human intelligence as you can find ou... - Raymond Chandler
Chicago has a strange metaphysical elegance of death about it. - Claes Oldenburg
Chicago is a sort of journalistic Yellowstone Park, offering haven to ... - Ben Hecht
Chicago is the product of modern capitalism, and, like other great com... - Eugene V. Debs
Chicago seems a big city instead of merely a large place. - A. J. Liebling
Chicago sounds rough to the maker of verse. One comfort we have - Cinc... - Oliver Wendell Holmes
Child! Do not throw this book about; refrain from the unholy pleasure ... - Hilaire Belloc
Childhood is a short season. - Helen Hayes
Childhood itself is scarcely more lovely than a cheerful, kindly, suns... - Lydia M. Child
Childhood: the period of human life intermediate between the idiocy of... - Ambrose Bierce
Children are all foreigners. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Children are apt to live up to what you believe of them. - Lady Bird Johnson
Children are completely egoistic; they feel their needs intensely and ... - Sigmund Freud
Children are our most valuable natural resource. - Herbert Hoover
Children are remarkable for their intelligence and ardor, for their cu... - Aldous Huxley
Children are supposed to help hold a marriage together. They do this i... - Richard Armour
Children are the most desirable opponents at scrabble as they are both... - Fran Lebowitz
Children are the only form of immortality that we can be sure of. - Peter Ustinov
Children ask better questions than adults. "May I have a cookie?" "Why... - Fran Lebowitz
Children begin by loving their parents; after a time they judge them; ... - Oscar Wilde
Children enjoy the present because they have neither a past nor a futu... - Jean de la Bruyere
Children from the age of five to ten should watch more television. Tel... - P. J. O'Rourke
Children have a natural antipathy to books - handicraft should be the ... - Oscar Wilde
Children have neither a past nor a future. Thus they enjoy the present... - Jean de la Bruyere
Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but t... - James A. Baldwin
Children must be considered in a divorce—considered valuable pawns in ... - P. J. O'Rourke
Children need models rather than critics. - Joseph Joubert
Children nowadays are tyrants. They contradict their parents, gobble t... - Socrates
Children play soldier. That makes sense. But why do soldiers play chil... - Karl Kraus
Children show scars like medals. Lovers use them as secrets to reveal.... - Leonard Cohen
Children sweeten labours, but they make misfortunes more bitter. - Francis Bacon
Children today know more about sex than I or my father did. - Bill Cosby
Children wish fathers looked but with their eyes; fathers that childre... - William Shakespeare
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives... - Maya Angelou
China is a big country, inhabited by many Chinese. - Charles De Gaulle
Choice of attention - to pay attention to this and ignore that - is to... - W. H. Auden
Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your l... - Confucius
Choose a wife rather by your ear than your eye. - Thomas Fuller
Choose the life that is most useful, and habit will make it the most a... - Francis Bacon
Choose your companions from the best; Who draws a bucket with the rest... - William Butler Yeats
Chop your own wood, and it will warm you twice. - Henry Ford
Christ would be a national advertiser today, I am sure, as He was a gr... - Bruce Barton
Christianity gave Eros poison to drink; he did not die of it but degen... - Friedrich Nietzsche
Christianity is a battle not a dream. - Wendell Phillips
Christianity is the root of all democracy, the highest fact in the rig... - Novalis
Christianity will go. It will vanish and shrink. I needn't argue with ... - John Lennon
Christianity, if false, is of no importance, and if true, of infinite ... - C. S. Lewis
Christians should never fail to sense the operation of an angelic glor... - Beverly Sills
Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish ... - Calvin Coolidge
Christmas! 'Tis the season for kindling the fire of hospitality in the... - Washington Irving
Church is the only place where someone speaks to me and I do not have ... - Charles De Gaulle
Churchgoers are like coals in a fire. When they cling together, they k... - Billy Graham
Cigarette sales would drop to zero overnight if the warning said "CIGA... - Dave Barry
Cinema is an old whore, like circus and variety, who knows how to give... - Federico Fellini
Circumstances give in reality to every political principle its disting... - Edmund Burke
Civil servants and priests, soldiers and ballet-dancers, schoolmasters... - Karl Marx
Civil war? What does that mean? Is there any foreign war? Isn't every ... - Victor Hugo
Civilization had too many rules for me, so I did my best to rewrite th... - Bill Cosby
Civilization is a process in the service of Eros, whose purpose is to ... - Sigmund Freud
Civilization is a progress from an indefinite, incoherent homogeneity ... - Herbert Spencer
Civilization is maintained by a very few people in a small number of p... - Cyril Connolly
Civilization is the limitless multiplication of unnecessary necessitie... - Mark Twain
Civilization is the making of civil persons. - John Ruskin
Civilization is the progress toward a society of privacy. The savage's... - Ayn Rand
Civilization is what makes you sick. - Paul Gauguin
Civilization must be destroyed. The hairy saints of the North have ear... - Wallace Stevens
Civilization... wrecks the planet from seafloor to stratosphere. - Richard Bach
Civilizations die from suicide, not by murder. - Arnold J. Toynbee
Clairvoyant, n.: A person, commonly a woman, who has the power of seei... - Ambrose Bierce
Claret is the liquor for boys; port for men; but he who aspires to be ... - Samuel Johnson
Classic art was the art of necessity: modern romantic art bears the st... - Max Eastman
Classical quotation is the parole of literary men all over the world. - Samuel Johnson
Claude Hopkins... maintained that nobody with a college education coul... - David Ogilvy
Clay is molded to form a cup, But it is on its non-being that the util... - Lao Tzu
Clean your finger before you point at my spots. - Benjamin Franklin
Cleaning your house while your kids are still growing is like shovelin... - Phyllis Diller
Cleanliness becomes more important when godliness is unlikely. - P. J. O'Rourke
Cleanliness is indeed next to godliness. - Christopher Morley
Clear thinking requires courage rather than intelligence. - Thomas Szasz
Clement Attlee is a modest man who has a good deal to be modest about. - Winston Churchill
Clever men are good, but they are not the best. - Thomas Carlyle
Clever people will recognize and tolerate nothing but cleverness. - Henri Frederic Amiel
Clever tyrants are never punished. - Voltaire
Cleverness is not wisdom. - Euripides
Cleverness is serviceable for everything, sufficient for nothing. - Henri Frederic Amiel
Climate is what we expect, weather is what we get. - Mark Twain
Clinton left the White House with all the class of an XFL halftime sho... - Bill Maher
Clogged with yesterday's excess, the body drags the mind down with it. - Horace
Cloquet hated reality but realized it was still the only place to get ... - Woody Allen
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Righ... - Victor Hugo
Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on soci... - Mark Twain
Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher st... - Rabindranath Tagore
CNN found that Hillary Clinton is the most admired woman in America. W... - Jay Leno
CNN is one of the participants in the war. I have a fantasy where Ted ... - Arthur C. Clarke
CNN said that after the war, there is a plan to divide Iraq into three... - Jay Leno
Coaches have to watch for what they don't want to see and listen to wh... - John Madden
Coaches who can outline plays on a black board are a dime a dozen. The... - Vince Lombardi
Cocaine is God's way of saying you're making too much money. - Robin Williams
Cocaine isn't habit forming. I should know-I've been using it for year... - Tallulah Bankhead
Cogito cogito ergo cogito sum - I think that I think, therefore I thin... - Ambrose Bierce
Cold hopes swarm like worms within our living clay. - Percy Bysshe Shelley
Collecting more taxes than is absolutely necessary is legalized robber... - Calvin Coolidge
College is a refuge from hasty judgment. - Robert Frost
College isn't the place to go for ideas. - Helen Keller
Colleges are places where pebbles are polished and diamonds are dimmed... - Robert Green Ingersoll
Colonies do not cease to be colonies because they are independent. - Benjamin Disraeli
Color television! Bah, I won't believe it until I see it in black and ... - Samuel Goldwyn
Colors, like features, follow the changes of the emotions. - Pablo Picasso
Come out of the rose garden. - Edward M. Kennedy
Come what may, all bad fortune is to be conquered by endurance. - Virgil
Come, agree, the law's costly. - Jonathan Swift
Come, cuddle your head on my shoulder, dear, your head like the golden... - Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Come, fair repentance, daughter of the skies! Soft harbinger of soon r... - Thomas Browne
Comedy just pokes at problems, rarely confronts them squarely. Drama i... - Woody Allen
Comedy may be big business but it isn't pretty. - Steve Martin
Comfort and prosperity have never enriched the world as much as advers... - Billy Graham
Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working ... - Henry Ford
Commencement oratory must eschew anything that smacks of partisan poli... - John Kenneth Galbraith
Commerce changes the fate and genius of nations. - Thomas Gray
Commerce flourishes by circumstances, precarious, transitory, continge... - Charles Caleb Colton
Commerce is of trivial import; love, faith, truth of character, the as... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Commissions suit me. They set limits. Jean Marais dared me to write pl... - Jean Cocteau
Commit a crime, and the earth is made of glass. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Committee - a group of men who individually can do nothing but as a gr... - Fred Allen
Committees have become so important nowadays that subcommittees have t... - Laurence J. Peter
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason th... - Abraham Lincoln
Common sense in an uncommon degree is what the world calls wisdom. - Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Common sense is calculation applied to life. - Henri Frederic Amiel
Common sense is genius dressed in its working clothes. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education. - Victor Hugo
Common sense is instinct, and enough of it is genius. - Josh Billings
Common Sense is that which judges the things given to it by other sens... - Leonardo da Vinci
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen. - Albert Einstein
Common sense is the knack of seeing things as they are, and doing thin... - Josh Billings
Common sense is the measure of the possible; it is composed of experie... - Henri Frederic Amiel
Common sense is the most fairly distributed thing in the world, for ea... - Rene Descartes
Common sense often makes good law. - William O. Douglas
Commonsense is the realised sense of proportion. - Mohandas Gandhi
Communication is everyone's panacea for everything. - Tom Peters
Communism destroys democracy. Democracy can also destroy Communism. - Andre Malraux
Communism is in conflict with human nature. - Ernest Renan
Communism is like one big phone company. - Lenny Bruce
Communism is the corruption of a dream of justice. - Adlai E. Stevenson
Communism is the death of the soul. It is the organization of total co... - Adlai E. Stevenson
Communism is the opiate of the intellectuals with no cure except as a ... - Clare Boothe Luce
Communism, like any other revealed religion, is largely made up of pro... - H. L. Mencken
Communists have always played an active role in the fight by colonial ... - Nelson Mandela
Company cultures are like country cultures. Never try to change one. T... - Peter F. Drucker
Compared to what we ought to be, we are half awake. - William James
Compared to what we ought to be, we are only half awake. We are making... - William James
Compassion is the basis of morality. - Arthur Schopenhauer
Compassion is the desire that moves the individual self to widen the s... - Arnold J. Toynbee
Compassion, in which all ethics must take root, can only attain its fu... - Albert Schweitzer
Competence, like truth, beauty, and contact lenses, is in the eye of t... - Laurence J. Peter
Competition is not only the basis of protection to the consumer, but i... - Herbert Hoover
Competition is the keen cutting edge of business, always shaving away ... - Henry Ford
Complete abstinence is easier than perfect moderation. - Saint Augustine
Complete adaptation to environment means death. The essential point in... - John Dewey
Complete possession is proved only by giving. All you are unable to gi... - Andre Gide
Compliments cost nothing, yet many pay dear for them. - Thomas Fuller
Composing mortals with immortal fire. - W. H. Auden
Compromise makes a good umbrella, but a poor roof; it is temporary exp... - James Russell Lowell
Computers shouldn't be unusable. You don't need to know how to work a ... - Scott McNealy
Comrades! We must abolish the cult of the individual decisively, once ... - Nikita S. Khrushchev
Conceit causes more conversation than wit. - Francois de La Rochefouca
Conceit is God's gift to little men. - Bruce Barton
Concentrate on your job and you will forget your other troubles. - William Feather
Concentrate your energies, your thoughts and your capital. The wise ma... - Andrew Carnegie
Concentrate; put all your eggs in one basket, and watch that basket... - Andrew Carnegie
Concentrated power has always been the enemy of liberty. - Ronald Reagan
Concentrated power is not rendered harmless by the good intentions of ... - Milton Friedman
Concentration is my motto - first honesty, then industry, then concent... - Andrew Carnegie
Concentration is the secret of strengths in politics, in war, in trade... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Concentration, Confidence, Competitive urge, Capacity for enjoyment. - Arnold Palmer
Concepts, like individuals, have their histories and are just as incap... - Soren Kierkegaard
Concern for man and his fate must always form the chief interest of al... - Albert Einstein
Concern should drive us into action, not into a depression. - Karen Horney
Concerning God, free will and destiny: Of all that earth has been or y... - William Shakespeare
Concerning God, freewill and destiny: Of all that earth has been or ye... - Percy Bysshe Shelley
Conditions for creativity are to be puzzled; to concentrate; to accept... - Erich Fromm
Conduct is three-fourths of our life and its largest concern. - Matthew Arnold
Confess your sins to the Lord and you will be forgiven; confess them t... - Josh Billings
Confession of errors is like a broom which sweeps away the dirt and le... - Mohandas Gandhi
Confidante. One entrusted by A with the secrets of B confided to herse... - Ambrose Bierce
Confidence cannot find a place wherein to rest in safety. - Virgil
Confidence contributes more to conversation than wit. - Francois de La Rochefouca
Confidence in the goodness of another is good proof of one's own goodn... - Michel de Montaigne
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence. - Vince Lombardi
Confidence is that feeling by which the mind embarks in great and hono... - Marcus Tullius Cicero
Confidence is the most important single factor in this game, and no ma... - Jack Nicklaus
Confidence... thrives on honesty, on honor, on the sacredness of oblig... - Franklin D. Roosevelt
Conflict is not inevitable, but disarmament is... everyone now accepts... - Tony Blair
Conflict is the gadfly of thought. It stirs us to observation and memo... - John Dewey
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth. - John F. Kennedy
Confusion is a word we have invented for an order which is not underst... - Henry Miller
Confusion now hath made his masterpiece. - William Shakespeare
Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to ch... - Albert Einstein
Congratulations are in order for Woody Allen - he and Soon Yi have a b... - David Letterman
Congratulations to Saddam Hussein on being elected to another seven-ye... - David Letterman
Congratulations. I knew the record would stand until it was broken. - Yogi Berra
Congress seems drugged and inert most of the time... its idea of meeti... - Shirley Chisholm
Congress shall also create a tax code weighing more than the combined ... - Dave Barry
Congress, after years of stalling, finally got around to clearing the ... - Dave Barry
Conquering any difficulty always gives one a secret joy, for it means ... - Henri Frederic Amiel
Conrad Hilton was very generous to me in the divorce settlement. He ga... - Zsa Zsa Gabor
Conscience and cowardice are really the same things. Conscience is the... - Oscar Wilde
Conscience is a man's compass. - Vincent Van Gogh
Conscience is a mother-in-law whose visit never ends. - H. L. Mencken
Conscience is the inner voice that warns us that someone might be look... - H. L. Mencken
Conscience is thoroughly well-bred and soon leaves off talking to thos... - Samuel Butler
Consciously or unconsciously, everyone of us does render some service ... - Mohandas Gandhi
Consciousness is a phase of mental life which arises in connection wit... - William R. Inge
Consciousness is much more than the thorn, it is the dagger in the fle... - E. M. Cioran
Conservatism discards Prescription, shrinks from Principle, disavows P... - Benjamin Disraeli
Consider any individual at any period of his life, and you will always... - Alexis de Tocqueville
Consider the lowly word if. If can launch any accusation into the publ... - Mary Schmich
Consider the momentous event in architecture when the wall parted and ... - Louis Kahn
Consider the postage stamp: its usefulness consists in the ability to ... - Josh Billings
Consider what each soil will bear, and what each refuses. - Virgil
Consider your origins: you were not made to live as brutes, but to fol... - Dante Alighieri
Consider, when you are enraged at any one, what you would probably thi... - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Considered logically this concept is not identical with the totality o... - Albert Einstein
Considering how foolishly people act and how pleasantly they prattle, ... - William Somerset Maugham
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only complete... - Aldous Huxley
Consistency is the last refuge of the unimaginative. - Oscar Wilde
Consistency is the last resort of the unimaginative. - Oscar Wilde
Constant attention by a good nurse may be just as important as a major... - Dag Hammarskjold
Constant development is the law of life, and a man who always tries to... - Mohandas Gandhi
Constant exposure to dangers will breed contempt for them. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kind... - Albert Schweitzer
Constant success shows us but one side of the world; adversity brings ... - Charles Caleb Colton
Constitutions should consist only of general provisions; the reason is... - Alexander Hamilton
Consult your friend on all things, especially on those which respect y... - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Consult: To seek approval for a course of action already decided upon - Ambrose Bierce
Contemplative and bookish men must of necessity be more quarrelsome th... - John Donne
Contemporaries appreciate the person rather than their merit, posterit... - Charles Caleb Colton
Contentment consist not in adding more fuel, but in taking away some f... - Thomas Fuller
Contraceptives should be used on every conceivable occasion. - Spike Milligan
Contradiction is not a sign of falsity, nor the lack of contradiction ... - Blaise Pascal
Contradictions do not exist. Whenever you think you are facing a contr... - Ayn Rand
Contrary to popular opinion, the hustle is not a new dance step - it i... - Fran Lebowitz
Controlled, universal disarmament is the imperative of our time. The d... - Dwight D. Eisenhower
Controversial proposals, once accepted, soon become hallowed. - Dean Acheson
Conventional people are roused to fury by departure from convention, l... - Bertrand Russell
Conversancy with Hegel tends to deprave one's intellect. - John Stuart Mill
Conversation about the weather is the last refuge of the unimaginative - Oscar Wilde
Conversation has a kind of charm about it, an insuating and insidious ... - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Conversation would be vastly improved by the constant use of four simp... - Andre Maurois
Conviction is worthless unless it is converted into conduct. - Thomas Carlyle
Conviction never so excellent, is worthless until it coverts itself in... - Thomas Carlyle
Convictions are more dangerous foes of truth than lies. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Corporal punishment is as humiliating for him who gives it as for him ... - Ellen Key
Corrupt politicians make the other ten percent look bad. - Henry A. Kissinger
Corruption is like a ball of snow, once it's set a rolling it must inc... - Charles Caleb Colton
Corruption is nature's way of restoring our faith in democracy. - Peter Ustinov
Corruption is worse than prostitution. The latter might endanger the m... - Karl Kraus
Corruption, the most infallible symptom of constitutional liberty. - Edward Gibbon
Could anything be more indicative of a slight but general insanity tha... - Charles Horton Cooley
Could we change our attitude, we should not only see life differently,... - Katherine Mansfield
Count your blessings. Once you realize how valuable you are and how mu... - Og Mandino
Courage and grace are a formidable mixture. The only place to see it i... - Marlene Dietrich
Courage can't see around corners but goes around them anyway. - Mignon McLaughlin
Courage conquers all things: it even gives strength to the body. - Ovid
Courage consists in the power of self-recovery. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Courage consists not in blindly overlooking danger, but in seeing it, ... - Jean Paul Richter
Courage has never been known to be a matter of muscle; it is a matter ... - Mohandas Gandhi
Courage is a kind of salvation. - Plato
Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of o... - Billy Graham
Courage is fire, and bullying is smoke. - Benjamin Disraeli
Courage is grace under pressure. - Ernest Hemingway
Courage is knowing what not to fear. - Plato
Courage is like love; it must have hope to nourish it. - Napoleon Bonaparte
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue... - C. S. Lewis
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear. - Mark Twain
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities... because it... - Winston Churchill
Courage is the capacity to confirm what can be imagined. - Leo Rosten
Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality whic... - Aristotle
Courage is the greatest of all virtues, because if you haven't courage... - Samuel Johnson
Courage is the ladder on which all the other virtues mount. - Clare Boothe Luce
Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without cour... - Maya Angelou
Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what i... - Winston Churchill
Courage is what preserves our liberty, safety, life, and our homes and... - Plautus
Courage that grows from constitution often forsakes a man when he has ... - Joseph Addison
Courage without conscience is a wild beast. - Robert Green Ingersoll
Courageous, untroubled, mocking and violent-that is what Wisdom wants ... - Friedrich Nietzsche
Courtesy is as much a mark of a gentleman as courage. - Theodore Roosevelt
Courtesy while you're thinking what to say. It saves time. - Lewis Carroll
Courtrooms contain every symbol of authority that a set designer could... - Irving R. Kaufman
Covetousness is both the beginning and the end of the devil's alphabet... - Michel de Montaigne
Coward: One who, in a perilous emergency, thinks with his legs. - Ambrose Bierce
Cowardice, as distinguished from panic, is almost always simply a lack... - Ernest Hemingway
Cowardice... is almost always simply a lack of ability to suspend func... - Ernest Hemingway
Cowards die many times before their deaths; the valiant never taste of... - William Shakespeare
Crabgrass can grow on bowling balls in airless rooms, and there is no ... - Dave Barry
Create your own visual style... let it be unique for yourself and yet ... - Orson Welles
Creationist critics often charge that evolution cannot be tested, and ... - Stephen Jay Gould
Creative people who can't help but explore other mental territories ar... - R. D. Laing
Creative writers are always greater than the causes that they represen... - Edward M. Forster
Creativity comes from trust. Trust your instincts. And never hope more... - Rita Mae Brown
Creativity requires the courage to let go of certainties. - Erich Fromm
Creatures whose mainspring is curiosity enjoy the accumulating of fact... - Clarence Day
Creditors have better memories than debtors. - Benjamin Franklin
Crime and bad lives are the measure of a State's failure, all crime in... - H. G. Wells
Crime is naught but misdirected energy. - Emma Goldman
Crime is terribly revealing. Try and vary your methods as you will, yo... - Agatha Christie
Crime when it succeeds is called virtue. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Criticism is a misconception: we must read not to understand others bu... - E. M. Cioran
Criticism is prejudice made plausible. - H. L. Mencken
Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfils the sa... - Winston Churchill
Criticism of government finds sanctuary in several portions of the 1st... - Hugo L. Black
Critics are like eunuchs in a harem. They're there every night, they s... - Brendan Behan
Critics are like eunuchs in a harem; they know how it's done, they've ... - Brendan Behan
Critics search for ages for the wrong word, which, to give them credit... - Peter Ustinov
Cross country skiing is great if you live in a small country. - Steven Wright
Crowded classrooms and half-day sessions are a tragic waste of our gre... - Walt Disney
Cudgel thy brains no more about it. - William Shakespeare
Cultivation to the mind is as necessary as food to the body. - Marcus Tullius Cicero
Culture is an instrument wielded by teachers to manufacture teachers, ... - Simone Weil
Culture is one thing and varnish is another. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Culture is properly described as the love of perfection; it is a study... - Matthew Arnold
Culture is the process by which a person becomes all that they were cr... - Thomas Carlyle
Culture is the tacit agreement to let the means of subsistence disappe... - Karl Kraus
Culture of the mind must be subservient to the heart. - Mohandas Gandhi
Culture, the acquainting ourselves with the best that has been known a... - Matthew Arnold
Culture: the cry of men in face of their destiny. - Albert Camus
Cunning is the art of concealing our own defects, and discovering othe... - William Hazlitt
Cunning leads to knavery. It is but a step from one to the other, and ... - Ovid
Cunning... is but the low mimic of wisdom. - Plato
Cure the disease and kill the patient. - Francis Bacon
Cure yourself of the affliction of caring how you appear to others. Co... - Miguel de Unamuno
Curiosity is lying in wait for every secret. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Curiosity is one of the forms of feminine bravery. - Victor Hugo
Curiosity is one of the most permanent and certain characteristics of ... - Samuel Johnson
Curiosity is the lust of the mind. - Thomas Hobbes
Curiosity killed the cat, but for a while I was a suspect. - Steven Wright
Curious things, habits. People themselves never knew they had them. - Agatha Christie
Curiouser and curiouser! - Lewis Carroll
Cursing is invoking the assistance of a spirit to help you inflict suf... - John Ruskin
Curtis Le May wants to bomb Hanoi and Haiphong. You know how he likes ... - Lyndon B. Johnson
Custom adapts itself to expediency. - Tacitus
Custom reconciles us to everything. - Edmund Burke
Cycle tracks will abound in Utopia. - H. G. Wells
Cynic, n: a blackguard whose faulty vision sees things as they are, no... - Ambrose Bierce
Cynicism is humor in ill health. - H. G. Wells
Cynicism is intellectual treason. - Norman Cousins
Dahling Congressman Boykin: 10 AM is an unprecedented time for a child... - Tallulah Bankhead
Dalton's records, carefully preserved for a century, were destroyed du... - Isaac Asimov
Damn the great executives, the men of measured merriment, damn the men... - Sinclair Lewis
Damn your principles! Stick to your party. - Benjamin Disraeli
Dancing is a wonderful training for girls, it's the first way you lear... - Christopher Morley
Dancing is the loftiest, the most moving, the most beautiful of the ar... - Henry Havelock Ellis
Danger - if you meet it promptly and without flinching - you will redu... - Winston Churchill
Danger gleams like sunshine to a brave man's eyes. - Euripides
Daring is not safe against daring men. - Ovid
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate canno... - Martin Luther King, Jr.
Darkness is to space what silence is to sound, i.e., the interval. - Marshall McLuhan
Darkness within darkness. The gateway to all understanding. - Lao Tzu
Darling, the legs aren't so beautiful, I just know what to do with the... - Marlene Dietrich
Dawn: When men of reason go to bed. - Ambrose Bierce
Day by day we should weigh what we have granted to the spirit of the w... - Albert Schweitzer
Days of absence, sad and dreary, Clothed in sorrow's dark array, Days ... - William Shakespeare
Deals are my art form. Other people paint beautifully on canvas or wri... - Edward Koch
Dear God, please take care of your servant John Fitzgerald Kennedy. - Jacqueline Kennedy
Death and life have their determined appointments; riches and honors d... - Confucius
Death be not proud, though some have called thee Mighty and dreadful, ... - John Donne
Death came very easily to her. She had lived such an innocent and lovi... - Winston Churchill
Death comes to all, but great achievements build a monument which shal... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Death does not concern us, because as long as we exist, death is not h... - Epicurus
Death doesn't affect the living because it has not happened yet. Death... - William Somerset Maugham
Death gives us sleep, eternal youth, and immortality. - Jean Paul Richter
Death is a challenge. It tells us not to waste time... It tells us to ... - Leo Buscaglia
Death is a release from the impressions of the senses, and from desire... - Marcus Aurelius
Death is as casual-and often as unexpected-as birth. It is as difficul... - Jim Bishop
Death is delightful. Death is dawn, The waking from a weary night Of f... - James Russell Lowell
Death is not the end. There remains the litigation over the estate. - Ambrose Bierce
Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies... - Norman Cousins
Death is nothing, but to live defeated and inglorious is to die daily. - Napoleon Bonaparte
Death is one of the few things that can be done as easily lying down. ... - Woody Allen
Death is someone you see very clearly with eyes in the center of your ... - Thomas Merton
Death is the cure for all diseases. - Thomas Browne
Death is the liberator of him whom freedom cannot release, the physici... - Charles Caleb Colton
Death is the sound of distant thunder at a picnic. - W. H. Auden
Death is the veil which those who live call life; They sleep, and it i... - Percy Bysshe Shelley
Death is the wish of some, the relief of many, and the end of all. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Death not merely ends life, it also bestows upon it a silent completen... - Hannah Arendt
Death tugs at my ear and says: "Live, I am coming"; - Oliver Wendell Holmes
Death where is thy sting? Love, where is thy glory? - William Shakespeare
Death will be a great relief. No more interviews. - Katharine Hepburn
Death, so called, is a thing which makes men weep, And yet a third of ... - Lord Byron
Death, they say, acquits us of all obligations. - Michel de Montaigne
Debate is masculine, conversation is feminine. - Amos Bronson Alcott
Debt, n. An ingenious substitute for the chain and whip of the slavedr... - Ambrose Bierce
Decadence is a difficult word to use since it has become little more t... - Ernest Hemingway
Deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance. - Oscar Wilde
Decency is the least of all laws, but yet it is the law which is most ... - Francois de La Rochefouca
Decency must be an even more exhausting state to maintain than its opp... - Quentin Crisp
Decision is a risk rooted in the courage of being free. - Paul Tillich
Decorate your home. It gives the illusion that your life is more inter... - Charles Schulz
Dedicate yourself to the good you deserve and desire for yourself. Giv... - Hannah Arendt
Deep down in me I knowed it was a lie, and He knowed it. You can't pra... - Mark Twain
Deep versed in books and shallow in himself. - Henry A. Kissinger
Deep within man dwell those slumbering powers; powers that would aston... - Orison Swett Marden
Defeat doesn't finish a man - quit does. A man is not finished when he... - Richard M. Nixon
Defense is superior to opulence. - Adam Smith
Defense is the stronger form with the negative object, and attack the ... - Ernest Hemingway
Deficiency motivation doesn't work. It will lead to a life-long pursui... - Dr. Wayne W. Dyer
Defoe says that there were a hundred thousand country fellows in his t... - William Hazlitt
Delay is preferable to error. - Thomas Jefferson
Deliberation and debate is the way you stir the soul of our democracy. - Jesse Jackson
Deliberation is the work of many men. Action, of one alone. - Charles De Gaulle
Deliberation, n.: The act of examining one's bread to determine which ... - Ambrose Bierce
Deliver me from writers who say the way they live doesn't matter. I'm ... - Alice Walker
Democracy and socialism have nothing in common but one word, equality.... - Alexis de Tocqueville
Democracy arises out of the notion that those who are equal in any res... - Aristotle
Democracy divides people into workers and loafers. It makes no provisi... - Karl Kraus
Democracy is a pathetic belief in the collective wisdom of individual ... - H. L. Mencken
Democracy is a process by which people are free to choose the man who ... - Laurence J. Peter
Democracy is also a form of worship. It is the worship of Jackals by J... - H. L. Mencken
Democracy is based upon the conviction that there are extraordinary po... - Harry Emerson Fosdick
Democracy is finding proximate solutions to insoluble problems. - Reinhold Niebuhr
Democracy is only a dream: it should be put in the same category as Ar... - H. L. Mencken
Democracy is the most vile form of government... democracies have ever... - James Madison
Democracy is the opposite of totalitarianism, communism, fascism, or m... - Frank Lloyd Wright
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the... - Bertrand Russell
Democracy is the road to socialism. - Karl Marx
Democracy is the theory that the common people know what they want, an... - H. L. Mencken
Democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people by the people for... - Oscar Wilde
Democracy means the opportunity to be everyone's slave. - Karl Kraus
Democracy must in essence, therefore, mean the art and science of mobi... - Mohandas Gandhi
Democracy passes into despotism. - Plato
Democracy... is a charming form of government, full of variety and dis... - Plato
Democratic societies are unfit for the publication of such thunderous ... - Salvador Dali
Democrats can't get elected unless things get worse-and things won't g... - Jeane J. Kirkpatrick
Democritus plucked his eye out because he could not look at a woman wi... - Wallace Stevens
Denial ain't just a river in Egypt. - Mark Twain
Depart from discretion when it interferes with duty. - Hannah More
Depend upon it that if a man talks of his misfortunes there is somethi... - Samuel Johnson
Dependence begets subservience and venality, suffocates the germ of vi... - Thomas Jefferson
Derive happiness in oneself from a good day's work, from illuminating ... - Henri Matisse
Designs in connection with postage stamps and coinage may be described... - William Butler Yeats
Desire and force between them are responsible for all our actions; des... - Blaise Pascal
Desire is the essence of a man. - Baruch Benedict de Spinoz
Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wis... - Napoleon Hill
Desire of having is the sin of covetousness. - William Shakespeare
Desire to know why, and how - curiosity, which is a lust of the mind, ... - Thomas Hobbes
Despair gives courage to a coward. - Thomas Fuller
Despair is the conclusion of fools. - Benjamin Disraeli
Despair is the damp of hell, as joy is the serenity of heaven. - John Donne
Desperation is sometimes as powerful an inspirer as genius. - Benjamin Disraeli
Despise not death, but welcome it, for nature wills it like all else. - Marcus Aurelius
Destiny has two ways of crushing us - by refusing our wishes and by fu... - Henri Frederic Amiel
Destiny is a good thing to accept when it's going your way. When it is... - Joseph Heller
Destiny is something not be to desired and not to be avoided. a myster... - Dag Hammarskjold
Destiny: A tyrant's authority for crime and a fool's excuse for failur... - Ambrose Bierce
Destruction is not the law of humans. Man lives freely only by his rea... - Mohandas Gandhi
Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain o... - Thomas Jefferson
Develop a built-in bullshit detector. - Ernest Hemingway
Develop an interest in life as you see it; the people, things, literat... - Henry Miller
Develop interest in life as you see it; in people, things, literature,... - Henry Miller
Devout believers are safeguarded in a high degree against the risk of ... - Anatole France
Dialect words are those terrible marks of the beast to the truly gente... - Thomas Hardy
Dialogue should simply be a sound among other sounds, just something t... - Alfred Hitchcock
Diamonds are nothing more than chunks of coal that stuck to their jobs... - Malcolm S. Forbes
Dick Cheney agreed to be President Bush's running mate once again in 2... - Jay Leno
Dick Cheney finally responded today to demands that he reveal the deta... - Jay Leno
Dick Cheney has announced that he has agreed to be Bush's running mate... - Jay Leno
Dick Cheney said he was running again. He said his health was fine, 'I... - David Letterman
Dick Cheney told reports that he has a new outlook on life. He says th... - Jay Leno
Dictators never invent their own opportunities. - R. Buckminster Fuller
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. An... - Winston Churchill
Dictatorship naturally arises out of democracy, and the most aggravate... - Plato
Dictionaries are like watches, the worst is better than none and the b... - Samuel Johnson
Dictionary is the only place that success comes before work. Hard work... - Vince Lombardi
Did some more sober critics come abroad? If wrong, I smil'd; if right,... - Alexander Pope
Did universal charity prevail, earth would be a heaven, and hell a fab... - Charles Caleb Colton
Did you ever notice that the first piece of luggage on the carousel ne... - Erma Bombeck
Did you ever notice that when a politician does get an idea he usually... - Don Marquis
Did you ever stop to think, and forget to start again? - A. A. Milne
Did you ever think that making a speech on economics is a lot like pis... - Lyndon B. Johnson
Did you hear that? I didn't hear anything. Put that question another w... - Ernie Banks
Did you know Bill and Hillary Clinton were born under the same sign? K... - Jay Leno
Didn't come up here to read. Came up here to hit. - Hank Aaron
Die when I may, I want it said by those who knew me best that I always... - Abraham Lincoln
Die? I should say not, dear fellow. No Barrymore would allow such a co... - John Barrymore
Difference of religion breeds more quarrels than difference of politic... - Wendell Phillips
Different men seek after happiness in different ways and by different ... - Aristotle
Difficult as it is really to listen to someone in affliction, it is ju... - Simone Weil
Difficult do you call it, Sir? I wish it were impossible. - Samuel Johnson
Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is t... - William Ellery Channing
Difficulties mastered are opportunities won. - Winston Churchill
Difficulties strengthen the mind, as labor does the body. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Dig within. Within is the wellspring of Good; and it is always ready t... - Marcus Aurelius
Dignity consists not in possessing honors, but in the consciousness th... - Aristotle
Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them. - Aristotle
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. - Benjamin Disraeli
Diligence is the mother of good luck. - Benjamin Franklin
Diplomacy: the art of restraining power. - Henry A. Kissinger
Diplomats are just as essential to starting a war as soldiers are for ... - Will Rogers
Diplomats are useful only in fair weather. As soon as it rains they dr... - Charles De Gaulle
Disbelief in magic can force a poor soul into believing in government ... - Tom Robbins
Disciples be damned. It's not interesting. It's only the masters that ... - Pablo Picasso
Discipline in art is a fundamental struggle to understand oneself, as ... - Henry Moore
Discipline is a symbol of caring to a child. He needs guidance. If the... - Bette Davis
Discontent is the first necessity of progress. - Thomas A. Edison
Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever ... - Abraham Lincoln
Discretion is the perfection of reason, and a guide to us in all the d... - Walter Scott
Discretion of speech is more than eloquence, and to speak agreeably to... - Francis Bacon
Discrimination is a hellhound that gnaws at Negroes in every waking mo... - Martin Luther King, Jr.
Discussion in America means dissent. - James Thurber
Disease generally begins that equality which death completes. - Samuel Johnson
Disguises thinner than a Chicago stripteaser's work clothes. - Russell Baker
Disney has the best casting. If he doesn't like an actor he just tears... - Alfred Hitchcock
Disneyland is a show. - Walt Disney
Disneyland is a work of love. We didn't go into Disneyland just with t... - Walt Disney
Disneyland is the star, everything else is in the supporting role. - Walt Disney
Disneyland will never be completed. It will continue to grow as long a... - Walt Disney
Distance is a great promoter of admiration! - Denis Diderot
Distrust and caution are the parents of security. - Benjamin Franklin
Distrust any enterprise that requires new clothes. - Henry David Thoreau
Distrust everyone in whom the impulse to punish is powerful! - Friedrich Nietzsche
Diversity: the art of thinking independently together. - Malcolm S. Forbes
Divide each difficulty into as many parts as is feasible and necessary... - Rene Descartes
Divine right of kings means the divine right of anyone who can get upp... - Herbert Spencer
Divine right went out with the American Revolution and doesn't belong ... - Sam Ervin
Divorce is probably of nearly the same date as marriage. I believe, ho... - Voltaire
DNA is an abbreviation for deoxyribonucleicantidisestablishmentarianis... - Dave Barry
Do anything rather than give yourself to reverie. - William Ellery Channing
Do every act of your life as if it were your last. - Marcus Aurelius
Do every day or two something for no other reason than you would rathe... - William James
Do everything as in the eye of another. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Do I contradict myself? Very well, then I contradict myself, I am larg... - Walt Whitman
Do Lipton employees take coffee breaks? - Steven Wright
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hal... - Pope John Paul II
Do not anticipate trouble, or worry about what may never happen. Keep ... - Benjamin Franklin
Do not ask for what you will wish you had not got. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Do not assume that he who seeks to comfort you now, lives untroubled a... - Rainer Maria Rilke
Do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for its... - Samuel Butler
Do not be bullied out of your common sense by the specialist; two to o... - Oliver Wendell Holmes
Do not be desirous of having things done quickly. Do not look at small... - Wilson Mizner
Do not be too moral. You may cheat yourself out of much life so. Aim a... - Henry David Thoreau
Do not bite at the bait of pleasure, till you know there is no hook be... - Thomas Jefferson
Do not blame anybody for your mistakes and failures. - Bernard M. Baruch
Do not call for black power or green power. Call for brain power. - Barbara Jordan
Do not consider painful what is good for you. - Euripides
Do not do an immoral thing for moral reasons. - Thomas Hardy
Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the ... - Buddha
Do not fear mistakes. You will know failure. Continue to reach out. - Benjamin Franklin
Do not fear to be eccentric in opinion, for every opinion now accepted... - Bertrand Russell
Do not go gentle into that good night. - Dylan Thomas
Do not hire a man who does your work for money, but him who does it fo... - Henry David Thoreau
Do not learn more than you absolutely need to get through life. - Karl Kraus
Do not let spacious plans for a new world divert your energies from sa... - Winston Churchill
Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it bec... - Albert Schweitzer
Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your be... - Andrew Carnegie
Do not measure your loss by itself; if you do, it will seem intolerabl... - Saint Basil
Do not mind anything that anyone tells you about anyone else. Judge ev... - Henry James
Do not needlessly endanger your lives until I give you the signal. - Dwight D. Eisenhower
Do not overrate what you have received, nor envy others. He who envies... - Buddha
Do not plan for ventures before finishing what's at hand. - Euripides
Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men. - John F. Kennedy
Do not quench your inspiration and your imagination; do not become the... - Vincent Van Gogh
Do not say, 'It is morning,' and dismiss it with a name of yesterday. ... - Rabindranath Tagore
Do not seek death. Death will find you. But seek the road which makes ... - Dag Hammarskjold
Do not separate text from historical background. If you do, you will h... - James Madison
Do not speak of your happiness to one less fortunate than yourself. - Plutarch
Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember tha... - Epicurus
Do not squander time for that is the stuff life is made of. - Benjamin Franklin
Do not suffer life to stagnate; it will grow muddy for want of motion:... - Samuel Johnson
Do not suppose, however, that I intend to urge a diet of classics on a... - Robertson Davies
Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive. - Elbert Hubbard
Do not think of your faults, still less of other's faults; look for wh... - John Ruskin
Do not trouble yourself much to get new things, whether clothes or fri... - Henry David Thoreau
Do not trust the horse, Trojans! Whatever it is, I fear the Greeks, ev... - Virgil
Do not wait for extraordinary circumstances to do good action; try to ... - Jean Paul Richter
Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot; but make it hot by strikin... - William Butler Yeats
Do not worry about your difficulties in Mathematics. I can assure you ... - Albert Einstein
Do not worry if you have built your castles in the air. They are where... - Henry David Thoreau
Do not, on a rainy day, ask your child what he feels like doing, becau... - Fran Lebowitz
Do something everyday for no other reason than you would rather not do... - William James
Do something everyday that you don't want to do; this is the golden ru... - Mark Twain
Do something wonderful, people may imitate it. - Albert Schweitzer
Do the best you can in every task, no matter how unimportant it may se... - Sandra Day O'Connor
Do the duty which lies nearest to you, the second duty will then becom... - Thomas Carlyle
Do the hard jobs first. The easy jobs will take care of themselves. - Dale Carnegie
Do the right thing. It will gratify some people and astonish the rest. - Mark Twain
Do the thing we fear, and death of fear is certain. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Do the thing you fear most and the death of fear is certain. - Mark Twain
Do the thing you fear to do and keep on doing it... that is the quicke... - Dale Carnegie
Do we not all spend the greater part of our lives under the shadow of ... - Maurice Maeterlinck
Do well and you will have no need for ancestors. - Voltaire
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are. - Theodore Roosevelt
Do what you feel in your heart to be right- for you'll be criticized a... - Eleanor Roosevelt
Do you believe in fairies? Say quick that you believe. If you believe,... - James M. Barrie
Do you believe in immortality? No, and one life is enough for me - Albert Einstein
Do you know that Old Age may come after you with equal grace, force, f... - Walt Whitman
Do you know the difference between a beautiful woman and a charming on... - Adlai E. Stevenson
Do you know what the good side of crack is? If you're up at the right ... - Chris Rock
Do you know what you call those who use towels and never wash them, ea... - Erma Bombeck
Do you not see how necessary a world of pains and troubles is to schoo... - John Keats
Do you realize the responsibility I carry? I'm the only person standin... - John F. Kennedy
Do you really think it is weakness that yields to temptation? I tell y... - Oscar Wilde
Do you think that when they asked George Washington for ID that he jus... - Steven Wright
Do you think when two representatives holding diametrically opposing v... - Nikita S. Khrushchev
Do you want me to tell you something really subversive? Love is everyt... - Erica Jong
Do you want my one-word secret of happiness - It's growth - mental, fi... - Harold S. Geneen
Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate... - Thomas Jefferson
Do you want to tear your life apart and get rid of everything you've k... - Walter F. Mondale
Do you wish people to think well of you? Don't speak well of yourself. - Blaise Pascal
Do you wish to be great? Then begin by being. Do you desire to constru... - Saint Augustine
Do you wish to rise? Begin by descending. You plan a tower that will p... - Saint Augustine
Do you, Ambassador Zorin, deny that the USSR has placed and is placing... - Adlai E. Stevenson
Do your duty and a little more and the future will take care of itself... - Andrew Carnegie
Do your kids a favor - don't have any. - Robert Orben
Do your work with your whole heart, and you will succeed - there's so ... - Elbert Hubbard
Doctors are just the same as lawyers; the only difference is that lawy... - Anton Chekhov
Doctors said that the test most commonly used to screen for colon canc... - Bill Maher
Doctors will have more lives to answer for in the next world than even... - Napoleon Bonaparte
Dodging and burning are steps to take care of mistakes God made in est... - Ansel Adams
Does advertising corrupt editors? Yes it does, but fewer editors than ... - David Ogilvy
Does our ferocity not derive from the fact that our instincts are all ... - E. M. Cioran
Does there, I wonder, exist a being who has read all, or approximately... - Arnold Bennett
Does wisdom perhaps appear on the earth as a raven which is inspired b... - Friedrich Nietzsche
Doesn't the fight for survival also justify swindle and theft? In self... - Imelda Marcos
Dogs laugh, but they laugh with their tails. - Max Eastman
Dogsled-riding is a sport that is relaxing as well as fragrant. - Dave Barry
Doing easily what others find difficult is talent; doing what is impos... - Henri Frederic Amiel
Doing is the great thing, for if people resolutely do what is right, t... - John Ruskin
Doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next ... - Oprah Winfrey
Doing well is the result of doing good. That's what capitalism is all ... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Don't ask me who's influenced me. A lion is made up of the lambs he's ... - Charles De Gaulle
Don't be "consistent" but be simple true. - Oliver Wendell Holmes
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Ev... - Dale Carnegie
Don't be dismayed by good-byes. A farewell is necessary before you can... - Richard Bach
Don't be too harsh to these poems until they're typed. I always think ... - Dylan Thomas
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an ex... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Don't believe in miracles - depend on them. - Laurence J. Peter
Don't believe your friends when they ask you to be honest with them. A... - Albert Camus
Don't bother about being modern. Unfortunately it is the one thing tha... - Salvador Dali
Don't bother discussing sex with small children. They rarely have anyt... - Fran Lebowitz
Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessor... - William Faulkner
Don't brood. Get on with living and loving. You don't have forever. - Leo Buscaglia
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened. - Theodor Geisel
Don't ever become a pessimist... a pessimist is correct oftener than a... - Robert A. Heinlein
Don't ever let him near a microphone. - Aaron Copland
Don't ever prophesy; for if you prophesy wrong, nobody will forget it;... - Josh Billings
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up. - Robert Frost
Don't fight forces, use them. - R. Buckminster Fuller
Don't find fault, find a remedy. - Henry Ford
Don't flatter yourself that friendship authorizes you to say disagreea... - Oliver Wendell Holmes
Don't follow any advice, no matter how good, until you feel as deeply ... - Joan Rivers
Don't for a moment believe He was killing the young; He was costuming ... - Jean Cocteau
Don't forget it's daylight savings time. You spring forward, then you ... - David Letterman
Don't forget to love yourself. - Soren Kierkegaard
Don't get the impression that you arouse my anger. You see, one can on... - Richard M. Nixon
Don't get up. And please stop acting as if I were the queen mother! - Bette Davis
Don't give up. Don't lose hope. Don't sell out. - Christopher Reeve
Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you... - Mark Twain
Don't handicap your children by making their lives easy. - Robert A. Heinlein
Don't have sex man. It leads to kissing and pretty soon you have to st... - Steve Martin
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but nev... - Theodore Roosevelt
Don't interfere with anything in the Constitution. That must be mainta... - Abraham Lincoln
Don't join the book burners. Do not think you are going to conceal tho... - Dwight D. Eisenhower
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you... - Robert Louis Stevenson
Don't laugh at a youth for his affectations; he is only trying on one ... - Logan Pearsall Smith
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing. Let your falls not be on a prep... - Samuel Butler
Don't let schooling interfere with your education. - Mark Twain
Don't let yesterday use up too much of today. - Will Rogers
Don't let your will roar when your power only whispers. - Thomas Fuller
Don't listen to friends when the Friend inside you says 'Do this.' - Mohandas Gandhi
Don't look forward to the day you stop suffering, because when it come... - Tennessee Williams
Don't make friends who are comfortable to be with. Make friends who wi... - Thomas J. Watson
Don't marry a man to reform him - that's what reform schools are for. - Mae West
Don't overestimate the decency of the human race. - H. L. Mencken
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone, you may still exis... - Mark Twain
Don't pay any attention to the critics-don't even ignore them. - Samuel Goldwyn
Don't play for safety - it's the most dangerous thing in the world. - Hugh Walpole
Don't pray when it rains if you don't pray when the sun shines. - Satchel Paige
Don't say it was "delightful"; make us say "delightful" when we've rea... - C. S. Lewis
Don't say the old lady screamed. Bring her on and let her scream. - Mark Twain
Don't set your wit against a child. - Jonathan Swift
Don't smother each other. No one can grow in shade. - Leo Buscaglia
Don't smother each other. No one can grow in the shade. - Leo Buscaglia
Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door... - Coco Chanel
Don't take life seriously because you can't come out of it alive. - Warren Miller
Don't talk about what you have done or what you are going to do - Thomas Jefferson
Don't talk about yourself; it will be done when you leave. - Wilson Mizner
Don't talk to me about naval tradition. It's nothing but rum, sodomy a... - Winston Churchill
Don't talk to me about rules, dear. Wherever I stay I make the goddam ... - Maria Callas
Don't talk to me of your Archimedes' lever. He was an absentminded per... - Joseph Conrad
Don't tell fish stories where the people know you; but particularly, d... - Mark Twain
Don't tell me peace has broken out. - Bertolt Brecht
Don't tell me that man doesn't belong out there. Man belongs wherever ... - Wernher von Braun
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broke... - Anton Chekhov
Don't tell your kids you had an easy birth or they won't respect you. ... - Joan Rivers
Don't think of it as failure. Think of it as time-released success. - Robert Orben
Don't think you are going to conceal thoughts by concealing evidence t... - Dwight D. Eisenhower
Don't think, just do. - Horace
Don't think. Thinking is the enemy of creativity. It's self-conscious ... - Ray Bradbury
Don't try to buy at the bottom and sell at the top. It can't be done e... - Bernard M. Baruch
Don't try to make children grow up to be like you, or they may do it. - Russell Baker
Don't try to take on a new personality; it doesn't work. - Richard M. Nixon
Don't use words too big for the subject. Don't say "infinitely" when y... - C. S. Lewis
Don't wait for the last judgment - it takes place every day. - Albert Camus
Don't wait. The time will never be just right. - Napoleon Hill
Don't walk behind me; I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me; I may... - Albert Camus
Don't waste time trying to break a man's heart; be satisfied if you ca... - Helen Rowland
Don't wish me happiness-I don't expect to be happy it's gotten beyond ... - Anne Morrow Lindbergh
Don't worry about the world coming to an end today. It is already tomo... - Charles Schulz
Don't worry about the world coming to an end today. It's already tomor... - Charles Schulz
Don't you believe that there is in man a deep so profound as to be hid... - Saint Augustine
Don't you go believing in sayings, Picotee: they are all made by men, ... - Thomas Hardy
Don't you hate when your hand falls asleep and you know it will be up ... - Steven Wright
Don't you have a machine that puts food into the mouth and pushes it d... - Nikita S. Khrushchev
Don't you stay at home of evenings? Don you love a cushioned seat in a... - Oliver Wendell Holmes
Don't you wish you had a job like mine? All you have to do is think up... - Dave Barry
Doomed are the hotheads! Unhappy are they who lose their cool and are ... - Robert H. Schuller
Dorothy is the only woman in history who has had her menopause in publ... - Alice Roosevelt Longworth
Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff ... - Benjamin Franklin
Dost thou think, because thou art virtuous, there shall be no more cak... - William Shakespeare
Double, no triple, our troubles and we'd still be better off than any ... - Ronald Reagan
Doubt begins only at the last frontiers of what is possible. - Ambrose Bierce
Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd. - Voltaire
Doubt is the father of invention. - Ambrose Bierce
Doubt is to certainty as neurosis is to psychosis. The neurotic is in ... - Thomas Szasz
Doubt isn't the opposite of faith; it is an element of faith. - Paul Tillich
Doubt, indulged and cherished, is in danger of becoming denial; but if... - Ambrose Bierce
Doubt, of whatever kind, can be ended by action alone. - Thomas Carlyle
Doubt, the essential preliminary of all improvement and discovery, mus... - Albert Pike
Down on your knees, and thank heaven, fasting, for a good man's love. - Euripides
Drab Habitation of Whom? Tabernacle or Tomb - or Dome of Worm - or Por... - Emily Dickinson
Drag your thoughts away from your troubles... by the ears, by the heel... - Mark Twain
Drama is life with the dull bits cut out. - Alfred Hitchcock
Dream in a pragmatic way. - Aldous Huxley
Dreams are real as long as they last. Can we say more of life? - Henry Havelock Ellis
Dreams come true; without that possibility, nature would not incite us... - John Updike
Dreams do come true, if we only wish hard enough, You can have anythin... - James M. Barrie
Drinking is the soldier's pleasure. - John Dryden
Drive on. We'll sweep up the blood later! - Katharine Hepburn
Drugs are a bet with your mind. - Jim Morrison
Drunkenness was in good repute in England till "Bloody Mary" frowned u... - Will Durant
Dullness is so much stronger than genius because there is so much more... - Samuel Butler
Duration is not a test of truth or falsehood. - Anne Morrow Lindbergh
During my eighty-seven years I have witnessed a whole succession of te... - Bernard M. Baruch
During the 1960s, I think, people forgot what emotions were supposed t... - Andy Warhol
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to ... - Soren Kierkegaard
During the last century, and part of the one before, it was widely hel... - Albert Einstein
During the work, you have to be sure that you haven't left any holes, ... - Henri Cartier-Bresson
Duties are not performed for duty's sake, but because their neglect wo... - Mark Twain
Duty cannot exist without faith. - Benjamin Disraeli
Duty largely consists of pretending that the trivial is critical. - John Fowles
Dying is one of the few things that can be done as easily lying down. - Woody Allen
Dylan talked copiously, then stopped. 'Somebody's boring me,' he said,... - Dylan Thomas
Each age has deemed the new-born year the fittest time for festal chee... - Walter Scott
Each blade of grass has its spot on earth whence it draws its life, it... - Joseph Conrad
Each class preaches the importance of those virtues it need not exerci... - Oscar Wilde
Each contact with a human being is so rare, so precious, one should pr... - Anais Nin
Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; eve... - Arthur Schopenhauer
Each day the world is born anew for him who takes it rightly. - James Russell Lowell
Each friend represents a world in us, a world not born until they arri... - Anais Nin
Each has his own tree of ancestors, but at the top of all sits Probabl... - Robert Louis Stevenson
Each in his narrow cell for ever laid, the rude forefathers of the ham... - Thomas Gray
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality. - Stephen King
Each makes this cosmos and its construction the pivot of his emotional... - Albert Einstein
Each man must look to himself to teach him the meaning of life. It is ... - Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Each man should frame life so that at some future hour fact and his dr... - Victor Hugo
Each man takes care that his neighbor shall not cheat him. But a day c... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Each morning my characters greet me with misty faces willing, though c... - John Updike
Each morning when I awake, I experience again a supreme pleasure - tha... - Salvador Dali
Each nation feels superior to other nations. That breeds patriotism - ... - Dale Carnegie
Each of the arts whose office is to refine, purify, adorn, embellish a... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Each of us bears his own Hell. - Virgil
Each of us is meant to have a character all our own, to be what no oth... - William Ellery Channing
Each one has to find his peace from within. And peace to be real must ... - Mohandas Gandhi
Each one prays to God according to his own light. - Mohandas Gandhi
Each party steals so many articles of faith from the other, and the ca... - H. L. Mencken
Each person has inside a basic decency and goodness. If he listens to ... - Pablo Casals
Each person must decide for himself what he wants each day. As a leade... - Dr. Wayne W. Dyer
Each success only buys an admission ticket to a more difficult problem... - Henry A. Kissinger
Each thing is of like form from everlasting and comes round again in i... - Marcus Aurelius
Each year one vicious habit discarded, in time might make the worst of... - Benjamin Franklin
Eagles don't flock, you have to find them one at a time. - H. Ross Perot
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritica... - Frank Lloyd Wright
Early morning cheerfulness can be extremely obnoxious. - William Feather
Early to bed, early to rise, work like hell, and advertise. - Laurence J. Peter
Early to rise and early to bed makes a man healthy, wealthy, and dead. - James Thurber
Earnestness is enthusiasm tempered by reason. - Blaise Pascal
Eat to please thyself, but dress to please others. - Benjamin Franklin
Eaten bread is forgotten. - Thomas Fuller
Eating is touch carried to the bitter end. - Samuel Butler
Eating rice cakes is like chewing on a foam coffee cup, only less fill... - Dave Barry
Eating words has never given me indigestion. - Winston Churchill
Eccentricity has always abounded when and where strength of character ... - John Stuart Mill
Economic growth may one day turn out to be a curse rather than a good,... - Hannah Arendt
Economics is a subject profoundly conducive to cliche, resonant with b... - John Kenneth Galbraith
Economists predict that this year's federal surplus will be 0 billi... - Dennis Miller
Economy is a savings-bank, into which men drop pennies, and get dollar... - Josh Billings
Ecstasy is not really part of the scene we can do on celluloid. - Orson Welles
Ed Sullivan will be around as long as someone else has talent. - Fred Allen
Edged tools are dangerous things to handle, and not infrequently do mu... - Agnes Repplier
Edible, adj.: Good to eat, and wholesome to digest, as a worm to a toa... - Ambrose Bierce
Editor: a person employed by a newspaper, whose business it is to sepa... - Elbert Hubbard
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people... They are the only s... - Thomas Jefferson
Education comes from within; you get it by struggle and effort and tho... - Napoleon Hill
Education consists mainly of what we have unlearned. - Mark Twain
Education doesn't change life much. It just lifts trouble to a higher ... - Robert Frost
Education forms the common mind. Just as the twig is bent, the tree's ... - Alexander Pope
Education helps one case cease being intimidated by strange situations... - Maya Angelou
Education is a crutch with which the foolish attack the wise to prove ... - Karl Kraus
Education is a kind of continuing dialogue, and a dialogue assumes dif... - Robert M. Hutchins
Education is a method whereby one acquires a higher grade of prejudice... - Laurence J. Peter
Education is a private matter between the person and the world of know... - Lillian Smith
Education is a social process. Education is growth. Education is, not ... - John Dewey
Education is hanging around until you've caught on. - Robert Frost
Education is indoctrination if you're white - subjugation if you're bl... - James A. Baldwin
Education is not a problem. Education is an opportunity. - Lyndon B. Johnson
Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself. - John Dewey
Education is not to reform students or amuse them or to make them expe... - Robert M. Hutchins
Education is so important when it comes to domesticity. I don't know w... - Erma Bombeck
Education is the best provision for old age. - Aristotle
Education is the knowledge of how to use the whole of oneself. Many me... - Henry Ward Beecher
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the ... - Nelson Mandela
Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned... - Albert Einstein
Education is when you read the fine print. Experience is what youget i... - Pete Seeger
Education makes us more stupid than the brutes. A thousand voices call... - Jean Giraudoux
Education will not (take the place of persistance); the world is full ... - Calvin Coolidge
Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man... - C. S. Lewis
Educational television should be absolutely forbidden. It can only lea... - Fran Lebowitz
Effective action is always unjust. - Maya Angelou
Effective leadership is not about making speeches or being liked; lead... - Peter F. Drucker
Efficiency is doing better what is already being done. - Peter F. Drucker
Efficiency is doing things right; effectiveness is doing the right thi... - Peter F. Drucker
Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction. - John F. Kennedy
Egoism is the very essence of a noble soul. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Egotism is the source and summary of all faults and miseries. - Thomas Carlyle
Egotism is usually subversive of sagacity. - Marianne Moore
Egotism, n: Doing the New York Times crossword puzzle with a pen. - Ambrose Bierce
Egotist: a person more interested in himself than in me. - Ambrose Bierce
Egotist: A person of low taste, more interested in himself than in me. - Ambrose Bierce
Eighty percent of success is showing up. - Woody Allen
Either do not attempt at all, or go through with it. - Ovid
Either move or be moved. - Ezra Pound
Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing. - Benjamin Franklin
Either you decide to stay in the shallow end of the pool or you go out... - Christopher Reeve
Either you think, or else others have to think for you and take power ... - F. Scott Fitzgerald
Elected leaders who forget how they got there won't the next time. - Malcolm S. Forbes
Elegance is not the prerogative of those who have just escaped from ad... - Coco Chanel
Elegance is refusal. - Coco Chanel
Elevate those guns a little lower. - Andrew Jackson
Eliminate numerical quotas, including Management by Objectives. - W. Edwards Deming
Elizabeth Taylor has more chins than the Chinese telephone directory. - Joan Rivers
Eloquence is a painting of the thoughts. - Blaise Pascal
Emancipation from the bondage of the soil is no freedom for the tree. - Rabindranath Tagore
Embraces are cominglings from the head even to the feet, and not a pom... - William Blake
Emotion is the surest arbiter of a poetic choice, and it is the priest... - Max Eastman
Emotions get in the way but they don't pay me to start crying at the l... - Ted Koppel
Empire and liberty. - Marcus Tullius Cicero
Employ thy time well, if thou meanest to gain leisure. - Benjamin Franklin
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings, so tha... - Socrates
Ending a sentence with a preposition is something up with which I will... - Winston Churchill
Ending racial discrimination in jury selection can be accomplished onl... - Thurgood Marshall
Endurance is nobler than strength, and patience than beauty. - John Ruskin
Endure and persist; this pain will turn to good by and by. - Ovid
Endure the present, and watch for better things. - Virgil
Enduring habits I hate... Yes, at the very bottom of my soul I feel gr... - Friedrich Nietzsche
Enemies are so stimulating. - Katharine Hepburn
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker. - Frank Herbert
Enemies' gifts are no gifts and do no good. - Sophocles
Enemies, as well as lovers, come to resemble each other over a period ... - Sydney J. Harris
Energy is an eternal delight, and he who desires, but acts not, breeds... - William Blake
Engineers like to solve problems. If there are no problems handily ava... - Scott Adams
England is a nation of shopkeepers. - Napoleon Bonaparte
Englishmen are babes in philosophy and so prefer faction-fighting to t... - William Butler Yeats
Enhance and intensify one's vision of that synthesis of truth and beau... - Ovid
Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body an... - Thomas Jefferson
Ennui has made more gamblers than avarice, more drunkards than thirst,... - Buddha
Enthusiasm is the genius of sincerity and truth accomplishes no victor... - Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Enthusiasm is the leaping lightning, not to be measured by the horse-p... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Enthusiasm is the mother of effort, and without it nothing great was e... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Enthusiasm is the yeast that makes your hopes shine to the stars. Enth... - Henry Ford
Entrepreneurs are simply those who understand that there is little dif... - Niccolo Machiavelli
Entrepreneurship is the last refuge of the trouble making individual. - Natalie Clifford Barney
Envy aims very high. - Ovid
Envy among other ingredients has a mixture of the love of justice in i... - William Hazlitt
Envy is an insult to oneself. - Yevgeny Yevtushenko
Equal opportunity means everyone will have a fair chance at being inco... - Laurence J. Peter
Equality is the public recognition, effectively expressed in instituti... - Simone Weil
Equality may perhaps be a right, but no power on earth can ever turn i... - Honore de Balzac
Eros will have naked bodies; Friendship naked personalities. - C. S. Lewis
Errors of opinion may be tolerated where reason is left free to combat... - Thomas Jefferson
Essential characteristic of the really great novelist: a Christ-like, ... - Arnold Bennett
Establishing goals is all right if you don't let them deprive you of i... - Doug Larson
Eternal nothingness is fine if you happen to be dressed for it. - Woody Allen
Eternity - waste of time. - Natalie Clifford Barney
Eternity is in love with the productions of time. - William Blake
Eternity! thou pleasing, dreadful thought. - Joseph Addison
Eternity's a terrible thought. I mean, where's it all going to end? - Tom Stoppard
Ethelberta breathed a sort of exclamation, not right out, but stealthi... - Thomas Hardy
Ethics is nothing else than reverence for life. - Albert Schweitzer
Eugene is located in western Oregon, approximately 278 billion miles f... - Dave Barry
Euphemisms are unpleasant truths wearing diplomatic cologne. - Quentin Crisp
Even a band of angels can turn ugly and start looting if enough angels... - P. J. O'Rourke
Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the wor... - Carl Gustav Jung
Even a mistake may turn out to be the one thing necessary to a worthwh... - Henry Ford
Even a paranoid has some real enemies. - Henry A. Kissinger
Even after a bad harvest there must be sowing. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Even an attorney of moderate talent can postpone doomsday year after y... - Truman Capote
Even Arnold's adviser says he was shocked by his decision to run. I me... - Jay Leno
Even as wisdom often comes from the mouths of babes, so does it often ... - Mohandas Gandhi
Even cowards can endure hardship; only the brave can endure suspense. - Mignon McLaughlin
Even for practical purposes theory generally turns out the most import... - Oliver Wendell Holmes
Even from their infancy we frame them to the sports of love: their ins... - Michel de Montaigne
Even good opinions are worth very little unless we hold them in the br... - John Morley
Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would sti... - Martin Luther King, Jr.
Even if you are a minority of one, the truth is the truth. - Mohandas Gandhi
Even if you are on the right track, you'll get run over if you just si... - Will Rogers
Even if you do learn to speak correct English, whom are you going to s... - Clarence Darrow
Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit... - Will Rogers
Even in literature and art, no man who bothers about originality will ... - C. S. Lewis
Even in the valley of the shadow of death, two and two do not make six... - Leo Tolstoy
Even knowledge has to be in the fashion, and where it is not, it is wi... - Baltasar Gracian
Even Napoleon had his Watergate. - Yogi Berra
Even so, one step from my grave, I believe that cruelty, spite, The po... - Boris Pasternak
Even the best intentioned of great men need a few scoundrels around th... - Jean de la Bruyere
Even those who write against fame wish for the fame of having written ... - Blaise Pascal
Even though a number of people have tried, no one has ever found a way... - Jean Kerr
Even though I don't personally believe in the Lord, I try to behave as... - Christopher Reeve
Even though people may be well known, they hold in their hearts the em... - Jacqueline Kennedy
Even though your kids will consistently do the exact opposite of what ... - Bill Cosby
Even to observe neutrality you must have a strong government. - Alexander Hamilton
Even today, well-brought-up English girls are taught by their mothers ... - Calvin Trillin
Even very young children need to be informed about dying. Explain the ... - P. J. O'Rourke
Even virtue is fairer when it appears in a beautiful person. - Virgil
Even when freshly washed and relieved of all obvious confections, chil... - Fran Lebowitz
Even when I'm old and grey, I won't be able to play it, but I'll still... - Michael Jordan
Events in the past may be roughly divided into those which probably ne... - William R. Inge
Events will take their course, it is no good of being angry at them; h... - Euripides
Eventually, I think Chicago will be the most beautiful great city left... - Frank Lloyd Wright
Ever notice how irons have a setting for permanent press? I don't get ... - Steven Wright
Ever notice that the whisper of temptation can be heard farther than t... - Earl Wilson
Ever occur to you why some of us can be this much concerned with anima... - Paul Harvey
Every act of conscious learning requires the willingness to suffer an ... - Thomas Szasz
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction. - Pablo Picasso
Every action is either strong or weak, and when every action is strong... - Rita Mae Brown
Every actor in his heart believes everything bad that's printed about ... - Orson Welles
Every actual State is corrupt. Good men must not obey laws too well. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the se... - Napoleon Hill
Every advertisement should be thought of as a contribution to the comp... - David Ogilvy
Every age needs men who will redeem the time by living with a vision o... - Adlai E. Stevenson
Every artist was first an amateur. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every aspect of Western culture needs a new code of ethics - a rationa... - Ayn Rand
Every author, however modest, keeps a most outrageous vanity chained l... - Logan Pearsall Smith
Every book has an intrinsic impossibility, which its writer discovers ... - Annie Dillard
Every burned book enlightens the world. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every calamity is to be overcome by endurance. - Virgil
Every charitable act is a stepping stone toward heaven. - Henry Ward Beecher
Every child comes with the message that God is not yet discouraged of ... - Rabindranath Tagore
Every citizen should be a soldier. This was the case with the Greeks a... - Thomas Jefferson
Every citizen will be able, in his productive years when he is earning... - Lyndon B. Johnson
Every cloud has its silver lining but it is sometimes a little difficu... - Don Marquis
Every company has two organizational structures: The formal one is wri... - Harold S. Geneen
Every conquering temptation represents a new fund of moral energy. Eve... - William Butler Yeats
Every country gets the circus it deserves. Spain gets bullfights. Ital... - Erica Jong
Every daring attempt to make a great change in existing conditions, ev... - Emma Goldman
Every day confirms my opinion on the superiority of a vicious life - a... - Lord Byron
Every day each of us wakes up, reaches into drawers and closets, pulls... - Mary Schmich
Every day is President's Day when you have an intern! - David Letterman
Every day people are straying away from the church and going back to G... - Lenny Bruce
Every decent man is ashamed of the government he lives under. - H. L. Mencken
Every decision is liberating, even if it leads to disaster. Otherwise,... - Elias Canetti
Every difficulty slurred over will be a ghost to disturb your repose l... - Rabindranath Tagore
Every director bites the hand that lays the golden egg. - Samuel Goldwyn
Every duty is a charge, but the charge of oneself is the root of all o... - Mencius
Every election is a sort of advance auction sale of stolen goods. - H. L. Mencken
Every event that a man would master must be mounted on the run, and no... - Oliver Wendell Holmes
Every exit is an entry somewhere else. - Tom Stoppard
Every experience in life, everything with which we have come in contac... - Orison Swett Marden
Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be alco... - Carl Gustav Jung
Every formula of every religion has in this age of reason, to submit t... - Mohandas Gandhi
Every friend is to the other a sun, and a sunflower also. He attracts ... - Jean Paul Richter
Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but follows religiously t... - Henry David Thoreau
Every generation needs a new revolution. - Thomas Jefferson
Every girl should use what Mother Nature gave her before Father Time t... - Laurence J. Peter
Every good citizen makes his country's honor his own, and cherishes it... - Andrew Jackson
Every great advance in natural knowledge has involved the absolute rej... - Thomas Henry Huxley
Every great architect is - necessarily - a great poet. He must be a gr... - Frank Lloyd Wright
Every great institution is the lengthened shadow of a single man. His ... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every great mistake has a halfway moment, a split second when it can b... - Pearl S. Buck
Every great person is always being helped by everybody; for their gift... - John Ruskin
Every guilty person is his own hangman. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, si... - Dwight D. Eisenhower
Every harlot was a virgin once. - William Blake
Every hero becomes a bore at last. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every hitter likes fastballs just like everybody likes ice cream. But ... - Reggie Jackson
Every horse thinks its own pack heaviest. - Thomas Fuller
Every human being has a work to carry on within, duties to perform abr... - William Ellery Channing
Every human being has hundreds of separate people living under his ski... - Mel Brooks
Every human being has, like Socrates, an attendant spirit; and wise ar... - Lydia M. Child
Every human being is intended to have a character of his own; to be wh... - William Ellery Channing
Every human being is the author of his own health or disease. - Buddha
Every human has four endowments- self awareness, conscience, independe... - Stephen R. Covey
Every idea is an incitement...Eloquence may set fire to reason. - Oliver Wendell Holmes
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to... - Theodore Roosevelt
Every institution not only carries within it the seeds of its own diss... - William R. Inge
Every kind of peaceful cooperation among men is primarily based on mut... - Albert Einstein
Every legend, moreover, contains its residuum of truth, and the root f... - James A. Baldwin
Every life is a profession of faith, and exercises an inevitable and s... - Henri Frederic Amiel
Every man builds his world in his own image. He has the power to choos... - Ayn Rand
Every man can tell how many goats or sheep he possesses, but not how m... - Marcus Tullius Cicero
Every man gets a narrower and narrower field of knowledge in which he ... - Konrad Lorenz
Every man has a rainy corner of his life whence comes foul weather whi... - Jean Paul Richter
Every man has a right to a Saturday night bath. - Lyndon B. Johnson
Every man has a right to be conceited until he is successful. - Benjamin Disraeli
Every man has a right to his opinion, but no man has a right to be wro... - Bernard M. Baruch
Every man has a right to utter what he thinks truth, and every other m... - Samuel Johnson
Every man has his dignity. I'm willing to forget mine, but at my own d... - Denis Diderot
Every man has his follies - and often they are the most interesting th... - Josh Billings
Every man has his own courage, and is betrayed because he seeks in him... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every man has his own destiny: the only imperative is to follow it, to... - Henry Miller
Every man has his own vocation, talent is the call. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every man I meet is in some way my superior. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every man is a damn fool for at least five minutes every day; wisdom c... - Elbert Hubbard
Every man is a quotation from all his ancestors. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every man is a volume if you know how to read him. - William Ellery Channing
Every man is dishonest who lives upon the labor of others, no matter i... - Robert Green Ingersoll
Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do. - Voltaire
Every man is rich or poor according to the proportion between his desi... - Samuel Johnson
Every man is said to have his peculiar ambition. Whether it be true or... - Abraham Lincoln
Every man is surrounded by a neighborhood of voluntary spies. - Jane Austen
Every man makes a god of his own desire. - Virgil
Every man must decide whether he will walk in the light of creative al... - Martin Luther King, Jr.
Every man prefers belief to the exercise of judgment. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Every man regards his own life as the New Year's Eve of time. - Jean Paul Richter
Every man should keep a fair-sized cemetery in which to bury the fault... - Henry Ward Beecher
Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood or appreciated. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every man takes the limits of his own field of vision for the limits o... - Arthur Schopenhauer
Every man wants a woman to appeal to his better side, his nobler insti... - Helen Rowland
Every man who attacks my belief, diminishes in some degree my confiden... - Samuel Johnson
Every man who knows how to read has it in his power to magnify himself... - Aldous Huxley
Every man who observes vigilantly and resolves steadfastly grows uncon... - Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Every man who possibly can should force himself to a holiday of a full... - William James
Every man who takes office in Washington either grows or swells, and w... - Woodrow Wilson
Every man with a bellyful of the classics is an enemy to the human rac... - Henry Miller
Every man's life ends the same way. It is only the details of how he l... - Ernest Hemingway
Every man's memory is his private literature. - Aldous Huxley
Every man's work, whether it be literature, or music or pictures or ar... - Samuel Butler
Every man, either to his terror or consolation, has some sense of reli... - Heinrich Heine
Every man, in his own opinion, forms an exception to the ordinary rule... - William Hazlitt
Every mind must make its choice between truth and repose. It cannot ha... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every mind was made for growth, for knowledge, and its nature is sinne... - William Ellery Channing
Every moment of light and dark is a miracle. - Walt Whitman
Every moment of your life is infinitely creative and the universe is e... - Mohandas Gandhi
Every morning I get up and look through the Forbes list of the richest... - Robert Orben
Every morning I jump out of bed and step on a landmine. The landmine i... - Ray Bradbury
Every morning I take out my bankbook, stare at it, shudder-and turn qu... - Sydney J. Harris
Every mother is like Moses. She does not enter the promised land. She ... - Pope Paul VI
Every murderer is probably somebody's old friend. - Agatha Christie
Every nation ridicules other nations, and all are right. - Arthur Schopenhauer
Every natural fact is a symbol of some spiritual fact. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every neurosis is a primitive form of legal proceeding in which the ac... - Lionel Trilling
Every new baby is a blind desperate vote for survival: people who find... - Lewis Mumford
Every new opinion, at its starting, is precisely in a minority of one. - Thomas Carlyle
Every noble work is at first impossible. - Thomas Carlyle
Every normal man must be tempted, at times, to spit on his hands, hois... - H. L. Mencken
Every normal person, in fact, is only normal on the average. His ego a... - Sigmund Freud
Every now and then go away, have a little relaxation, for when you com... - Leonardo da Vinci
Every old poem is sacred. - Horace
Every once in a while someone without a single bad habit gets caught. - Kin Hubbard
Every once in a while, you let a word or phrase out and you want to ca... - Dan Quayle
Every one desires to live long, but no one would be old. - Abraham Lincoln
Every one goes astray, but the least imprudent are they who repent the... - Voltaire
Every one should keep a mental wastepaper basket and the older he grow... - Samuel Butler
Every other author may aspire to praise; the lexicographer can only ho... - Samuel Johnson
Every other enjoyment malice may destroy; every other panegyric envy m... - Samuel Johnson
Every perfect life is a parable invented by God. - Simone Weil
Every person born into this world their work is born with them. - James Russell Lowell
Every person has free choice. Free to obey or disobey the Natural Laws... - Alfred A. Montapert
Every person is responsible for all the good within the scope of his a... - Robert H. Schuller
Every person takes the limits of their own field of vision for the lim... - Arthur Schopenhauer
Every person who knows how to read has it in their power to magnify th... - Aldous Huxley
Every person who wins in any undertaking must be willing to cut all so... - Napoleon Hill
Every person, all the events of your life are there because you have d... - Richard Bach
Every positive value has its price in negative terms... the genius of ... - Pablo Picasso
Every possession and every happiness is but lent by chance for an unce... - Arthur Schopenhauer
Every principle is a war-note. Whoever attempts to carry out the rule ... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every problem has a gift for you in its hands. - Richard Bach
Every production of an artist should be the expression of an adventure... - William Somerset Maugham
Every production of genius must be the production of enthusiasm. - Benjamin Disraeli
Every reader finds himself. The writer's work is merely a kind of opti... - Marcel Proust
Every real thought on every real subject knocks the wind out of somebo... - Oliver Wendell Holmes
Every reasonable human being should be a moderate Socialist. - Thomas Mann
Every reform movement has a lunatic fringe. - Theodore Roosevelt
Every reform, however necessary, will by weak minds be carried to an e... - Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Every reign must submit to a greater reign. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Every religion is true one way or another. It is true when understood ... - Joseph Campbell
Every revolutionary ends up either by becoming an oppressor or a heret... - Albert Camus
Every revolutionary idea seems to evoke three stages of reaction. They... - Arthur C. Clarke
Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future. - Oscar Wilde
Every silver lining has a cloud. - Mary Kay Ash
Every sin is the result of a collaboration. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Every society honors its live conformists and its dead troublemakers. - Mignon McLaughlin
Every soldier carries a marshall's baton in his pack. - Napoleon Bonaparte
Every sound alarms. - Virgil
Every speaker has a mouth; An arrangement rather neat. Sometimes it's ... - Robert Orben
Every thing secret degenerates, even the administration of justice; no... - Lord Acton
Every thought derives from a thwarted sensation. - E. M. Cioran
Every time I get a script it's a matter of trying to know what I could... - Paul Newman
Every time I look at you I get a fierce desire to be lonesome. - Oscar Levant
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the fu... - H. G. Wells
Every time I see something terrible, it's like I see it at age 19. I k... - Ralph Nader
Every time that I think of the crucifixion of Christ, I commit the sin... - Simone Weil
Every time we liberate a woman, we liberate a man. - Margaret Mead
Every time we've moved ahead in IBM, it was because someone was willin... - Thomas J. Watson
Every time you get angry, you poison your own system. - Alfred A. Montapert
Every time you think television has hit its lowest ebb, a new program ... - Art Buchwald
Every time, all the time, I'm a perfectionist. I feel I should never l... - Chris Evert Lloyd
Every town has the same two malls: the one white people go to and the ... - Chris Rock
Every tyrant who has lived has believed in freedom for himself. - Elbert Hubbard
Every violation of truth is not only a sort of suicide in the liar, bu... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every writer I know has trouble writing. - Joseph Heller
Every writer is a narcissist. This does not mean that he is vain; it o... - Leo Rosten
Every youth owes it to himself and to the world to make the most possi... - Orison Swett Marden
Everybody can be great... because anybody can serve. You don't have to... - Martin Luther King, Jr.
Everybody denies I am a genius - but nobody ever called me one! - Orson Welles
Everybody experiences far more than he understands. Yet it is experien... - Marshall McLuhan
Everybody has a heart. Except some people. - Bette Davis
Everybody has a little bit of Watergate in him. - Billy Graham
Everybody has accepted by now that change is unavoidable. But that sti... - Peter F. Drucker
Everybody has to be somebody to somebody to be anybody. - Malcolm S. Forbes
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects. - Will Rogers
Everybody is so talented nowadays that the only people I care to honor... - Thomas Hardy
Everybody keeps telling me how surprised they are with what I've done.... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Everybody knows how to raise children, except the people who have them... - P. J. O'Rourke
Everybody knows there is no fineness or accuracy of suppression; if yo... - Saul Bellow
Everybody likes a compliment. - Abraham Lincoln
Everybody needs his memories. They keep the wolf of insignificance fro... - Saul Bellow
Everybody should do at least two things each day that he hates to do, ... - William James
Everybody was saying we must have more leisure. Now they are complaini... - Prince Philip
Everybody's for democracy in principle. It's only in practice that the... - Meg Greenfield
Everybody's journey is individual. If you fall in love with a boy, you... - James A. Baldwin
Everybody, soon or late, sits down to a banquet of consequences. - Robert Louis Stevenson
Everyone admits that love is wonderful and necessary, yet no one agree... - Diane Ackerman
Everyone carries his own inch rule of taste, and amuse himself by appl... - Henry B. Adams
Everyone complains of his memory, and nobody complains of his judgment... - Francois de La Rochefouca
Everyone discusses my art and pretends to understand, as if it were ne... - Claude Monet
Everyone enjoys doing the kind of work for which he is best suited. - Napoleon Hill
Everyone has faith in God though everyone does not know it. For everyo... - Mohandas Gandhi
Everyone has favorite criminals. Mine are pimps. We can all rob a bank... - Chris Rock
Everyone has his day and some days last longer than others. - Winston Churchill
Everyone has this sense of togetherness right now. For example, one gu... - David Letterman
Everyone is a prisoner of his own experiences. No one can eliminate pr... - Edward R. Murrow
Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them. - R. Buckminster Fuller
Everyone is guilty at one time or another of throwing out questions th... - Erma Bombeck
Everyone is in awe of the lion tamer in a cage with half a dozen lions... - Laurence J. Peter
Everyone is more or less mad on one point. - Rudyard Kipling
Everyone knows that on any given day there are energies slumbering in ... - William James
Everyone likes flattery; and when you come to Royalty you should lay i... - Benjamin Disraeli
Everyone lives by selling something. - Robert Louis Stevenson
Everyone needs help from everyone. - Bertolt Brecht
Everyone ought to bear patiently the results of his own conduct. - William Shakespeare
Everyone probably thinks that I'm a raving nymphomaniac, that I have a... - Madonna Ciccone
Everyone rises to their level of incompetence. - Laurence J. Peter
Everyone says he's sincere, but everyone isn't sincere. If everyone wa... - Tennessee Williams
Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized. - Albert Einstein
Everyone should know that most cancer research is largely a fraud, and... - Linus Pauling
Everyone takes the limits of his own vision for the limits of the worl... - Arthur Schopenhauer
Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing h... - Leo Tolstoy
Everyone wants to be Cary Grant. Even I want to be Cary Grant. - Cary Grant
Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solves each problem ... - W. Clement Stone
Everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was. - Pope Paul VI
Everyone who wills can hear the inner voice. It is within everyone. - Mohandas Gandhi
Everyone wishes that the man whom he fears would perish. - Ovid
Everyone's a millionaire where promises are concerned. - Ovid
Everything a writer learns about the art or craft of fiction takes jus... - Raymond Chandler
Everything about Florence seems to be colored with a mild violet, like... - Henry James
Everything being a constant carnival, there is no carnival left. - Victor Hugo
Everything comes gradually and at its appointed hour. - Ovid
Everything comes to him who hustles while he waits. - Thomas A. Edison
Everything considered, work is less boring than amusing oneself. - Charles Baudelaire
Everything deep is also simple and can be reproduced simply as long as... - Albert Schweitzer
Everything goes by the board: honor, pride, decency to get the book wr... - William Faulkner
Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it. - Confucius
Everything has been figured out, except how to live. - Jean-Paul Sartre
Everything has its limit - iron ore cannot be educated into gold. - Mark Twain
Everything has its wonders, even darkness and silence, and I learn, wh... - Helen Keller
Everything I did in my life that was worthwhile, I caught hell for. - Earl Warren
Everything I like is either illegal, immoral or fattening. - Alexander Woollcott
Everything in life is somewhere else, and you get there in a car. - E. B. White
Everything in life that we really accept undergoes a change. - Katherine Mansfield
Everything in Nature contains all the powers of Nature. Everything is ... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Everything in the universe has a purpose. Indeed, the invisible intell... - Dr. Wayne W. Dyer
Everything is changing. People are taking their comedians seriously an... - Will Rogers
Everything is clearer when you're in love. - John Lennon
Everything is complicated; if that were not so, life and poetry and ev... - Wallace Stevens
Everything is determined, the beginning as well as the end, by forces ... - Albert Einstein
Everything is for the best in this best of possible worlds. - Voltaire
Everything is funny, as long as it's happening to somebody else. - Will Rogers
Everything is in motion. Everything flows. Everything is vibrating. - William Hazlitt
Everything is perfect in the universe - even your desire to improve it... - Dr. Wayne W. Dyer
Everything is self-evident. - Rene Descartes
Everything is the product of one universal creative effort. There is n... - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Everything is theoretically impossible, until it is done. - Robert A. Heinlein
Everything one does in life, even love, occurs in an express train rac... - Jean Cocteau
Everything popular is wrong. - Oscar Wilde
Everything should be as simple as it is, but not simpler. - Albert Einstein
Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler. - Albert Einstein
Everything that can be counted does not necessarily count; everything ... - Albert Einstein
Everything that enlarges the sphere of human powers, that shows man he... - Samuel Johnson
Everything that exists is in a manner the seed of that which will be. - Marcus Aurelius
Everything that happens happens as it should, and if you observe caref... - Marcus Aurelius
Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understand... - Carl Gustav Jung
Everything that used to be a sin is now a disease. - Bill Maher
Everything that we see is a shadow cast by that which we do not see. - Martin Luther King, Jr.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a p... - Marcus Aurelius
Everything will be all right - you know when? When people, just people... - Dag Hammarskjold
Everything you are against weakens you. Everything you are for empower... - Dr. Wayne W. Dyer
Everything you can imagine is real. - Pablo Picasso
Everything you need for better future and success has already been wri... - Henri Frederic Amiel
Everything you need you already have. You are complete right now, you ... - Beverly Sills
Everything you've learned in school as "obvious" becomes less and less... - R. Buckminster Fuller
Everything's fine today, that is our illusion. - Voltaire
Everything's got a moral, if only you can find it. - Lewis Carroll
Everything, everything in war is barbaric... But the worst barbarity o... - Ellen Key
Everytime a child says 'I don't believe in fairies' there is a a littl... - James M. Barrie
Everywhere in life, the true question is not what we gain, but what we... - Thomas Carlyle
Everywhere is nowhere. When a person spends all his time in foreign tr... - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Everywhere is within walking distance if you have the time. - Steven Wright
Everywhere outside New York City is Bridgeport, Connecticut. - Fred Allen
Everywhere the human soul stands between a hemisphere of light and ano... - Thomas Carlyle
Evil always turns up in this world through some genius or other. - Denis Diderot
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge. - Simone Weil
Evil exists to glorify the good. Evil is negative good. It is a relati... - Mencius
Evil is done without effort, naturally, it is the working of fate; goo... - Charles Baudelaire
Evil is easy, and has infinite forms. - Blaise Pascal
Evil is like water, it abounds, is cheap, soon fouls, but runs itself ... - Samuel Butler
Evil is not something superhuman, it's something less than human. - Agatha Christie
Evil is unspectacular and always human, and shares our bed and eats at... - W. H. Auden
Evil is, good or truth misplaced. - Mohandas Gandhi
Evil people you never forget them. And that's the aim of any actress-n... - Bette Davis
Evil requires the sanction of the victim. - Ayn Rand
Evil, by definition, is that which endangers the good, and the good is... - Konrad Lorenz
Evolution is not a force but a process. Not a cause but a law. - John Morley
Evolution made civilization steward of this planet. A hundred thousand... - Richard Bach
Exaggeration is truth that has lost its temper. - Kahlil Gibran
Examinations are formidable even to the best prepared, for the greates... - Charles Caleb Colton
Example is leadership. - Albert Schweitzer
Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only th... - Albert Schweitzer
Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other. - Edmund Burke
Exceeds man's might: that dwells with the gods above. - William Shakespeare
Excellence is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well. - John W. Gardner
Excellence is the best deterrent to racism or sexism. - Oprah Winfrey
Excellence means when a man or woman asks of himself more than others ... - Jose Ortega y Gasset
Excellent firms don't believe in excellence - only in constant improve... - Tom Peters
Except our own thoughts, there is nothing absolutely in our power. - Rene Descartes
Excess generally causes reaction, and produces a change in the opposit... - Plato
Excess on occasion is exhilarating. It prevents moderation from acquir... - William Somerset Maugham
Excessive sorrow laughs. Excessive joy weeps. - William Blake
Execute every act of thy life as though it were thy last. - Marcus Aurelius
Executives who get there and stay suggest solutions when they present ... - Malcolm S. Forbes
Exercise is bunk. If you are healthy, you don't need it: if you are si... - Henry Ford
Exercise is labor without weariness. - Samuel Johnson
Existence really is an imperfect tense that never becomes a present. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Existence would be intolerable if we were never to dream. - Anatole France
Expect nothing. Live frugally on surprise. - Alice Walker
Expect problems and eat them for breakfast. - Alfred A. Montapert
Expectation is the root of all heartache. - William Shakespeare
Expecting is the greatest impediment to living. In anticipation of tom... - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Expedients are for the hour, but principles are for the ages. - Henry Ward Beecher
Experience comprises illusions lost, rather than wisdom gained. - Joseph Roux
Experience convinces me that permanent good can never be the outcome o... - Mohandas Gandhi
Experience demands that man is the only animal which devours his own k... - Thomas Jefferson
Experience does not err. Only your judgments err by expecting from her... - Leonardo da Vinci
Experience has shown how deeply the seeds of war are planted by econom... - Harry S. Truman
Experience has taught me that advertisers get the best results when th... - David Ogilvy
Experience hath shewn, that even under the best forms of government th... - Thomas Jefferson
Experience is a dear teacher, but fools will learn at no other. - Benjamin Franklin
Experience is a good school. But the fees are high. - Heinrich Heine
Experience is a revelation in the light of which we renounce our error... - Ambrose Bierce
Experience is never limited, and it is never complete; it is an immens... - Henry James
Experience is not what happens to you; it's what you do with what happ... - Aldous Huxley
Experience praises the most happy the one who made the most people hap... - Karl Marx
Experience teaches only the teachable. - Aldous Huxley
Experience teaches us to be most on our guard to protect liberty when ... - Louis D. Brandeis
Experience, as a desire for experience, does not come off. We must not... - Friedrich Nietzsche
Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you... - C. S. Lewis
Experiment is necessary in establishing an academy, but certain princi... - Marshall McLuhan
Expert: a man who makes three correct guesses consecutively. - Laurence J. Peter
Experts agree that the best type of computer for your individual needs... - Dave Barry
Experts often possess more data than judgment. - Colin Powell
Experts say that if we go to war with Iraq, oil could reach as much as... - Jay Leno
Experts say that Iraq may have nuclear weapons. That's bad news - they... - David Letterman
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, a... - Jim Morrison
Extended empires are like expanded gold, exchanging solid strength for... - Samuel Johnson
Extraordinary creature! So close a friend, and yet so remote. - Thomas Mann
Extraordinary people survive under the most terrible circumstances and... - Robertson Davies
Extreme positions are not succeeded by moderate ones, but by contrary ... - Friedrich Nietzsche
Extremes in nature equal ends produce; In man they join to some myster... - Alexander Pope
Extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice. And moderation in the ... - Barry M. Goldwater
Extremists think "communication" means agreeing with them. - Leo Rosten
Exuberance is beauty. - William Blake
Faced with crisis, the man of character falls back on himself. He impo... - Charles De Gaulle
Faced with the choice between changing one's mind and proving that the... - John Kenneth Galbraith
Faced with what is right, to leave it undone shows a lack of courage. - Confucius
Faces that have charmed us the most escape us the soonest. - Walter Scott
Facing it, always facing it, that's the way to get through. Face it. - Joseph Conrad
Fact I know; and Law I know; but what is this Necessity, save an empty... - Thomas Henry Huxley
Facts and truth really don't have much to do with each other. - William Faulkner
Facts are stubborn, but statistics are more pliable. - Mark Twain
Facts are stupid things. - Ronald Reagan
Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored. - Aldous Huxley
Fail I alone, in words and deeds? Why, all men strive and who succeeds... - Robert Browning
Failing to be there when a man wants her is a woman's greatest sin, ex... - Pope Paul VI
Failure is instructive. The person who really thinks learns quite as m... - John Dewey
Failure is more frequently from want of energy than want of capital. - Daniel Webster
Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intel... - Henry Ford
Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor. - Truman Capote
Failure seldom stops you. What stops you is the fear of failure. - Jack Lemmon
Failure sometimes enlarges the spirit. You have to fall back upon huma... - Charles Horton Cooley
Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is stron... - Og Mandino
Failures are finger posts on the road to achievement. - C. S. Lewis
Failures are like skinned knees, painful but superficial. - H. Ross Perot
Faith begins where Reason sinks exhausted. - Albert Pike
Faith certainly tells us what the senses do not, but not the contrary ... - Blaise Pascal
Faith consists in being vitally concerned with that ultimate reality t... - Paul Tillich
Faith consists in believing when it is beyond the power of reason to b... - Voltaire
Faith embraces many truths which seem to contradict each other. - Blaise Pascal
Faith is an oasis in the heart which will never be reached by the cara... - Kahlil Gibran
Faith is different from proof; the latter is human, the former is a Gi... - Blaise Pascal
Faith is love taking the form of aspiration. - William Ellery Channing
Faith is much better than belief. Belief is when someone else does the... - R. Buckminster Fuller
Faith is not something to grasp, it is a state to grow into. - Mohandas Gandhi
Faith is the bird that feels the light when the dawn is still dark. - Rabindranath Tagore
Faith is the sense of life, that sense by virtue of which man does not... - Leo Tolstoy
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the... - Helen Keller
Faith is to believe what you do not see; the reward of this faith is t... - Saint Augustine
Faith keeps many doubts in her pay. If I could not doubt, I should not... - Henry David Thoreau
Faith makes all things possible... love makes all things easy. - Dwight L. Moody
Faith may be defined briefly as an illogical belief in the occurrence ... - H. L. Mencken
Faith means belief in something concerning which doubt is theoreticall... - William James
Faith, that's as well said, as if I had said it myself. - Jonathan Swift
Faith... must be enforced by reason... when faith becomes blind it die... - Mohandas Gandhi
Faith: Belief without evidence in what is told by one who speaks witho... - Ambrose Bierce
Faith: not wanting to know what is true. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Faithful women are all alike, they think only of their fidelity, never... - Jean Giraudoux
Fake is as old as the Eden tree. - Orson Welles
Falling in love consists merely in uncorking the imagination and bottl... - Helen Rowland
Falling out of love is very enlightening. For a short while you see th... - Iris Murdoch
False face must hide what the false heart doth know. - William Shakespeare
False friendship, like the ivy, decays and ruins the walls it embraces... - Richard Burton
False words are not only evil in themselves, but they infect the soul ... - Socrates
Falsehood is a perennial spring. - Edmund Burke
Falsity cannot keep an idea from being beautiful; there are certain er... - Jean Rostand
Fame and power are the objects of all men. Even their partial fruition... - Benjamin Disraeli
Fame and tranquility can never be bedfellows. - Michel de Montaigne
Fame has also this great drawback, that if we pursue it, we must direc... - Baruch Benedict de Spinoz
Fame is a fickle food upon a shifting plate. - Emily Dickinson
Fame is like a river, that beareth up things light and swollen, and dr... - Francis Bacon
Fame is only good for one thing-they will cash your check in a small t... - Truman Capote
Fame is the echo of actions, resounding them to the world, save that t... - Thomas Fuller
Fame is the inheritance not of the dead, but of the living. It is we w... - William Hazlitt
Fame is the thirst of youth. - Lord Byron
Fame lost its appeal for me when I went into a public restroom and an ... - Marlo Thomas
Fame lulls the fever of the soul, and makes Us feel that we have grasp... - William Shakespeare
Fame means millions of people have the wrong idea of who you are. - Erica Jong
Fame often makes a writer vain, but seldom makes him proud. - W. H. Auden
Fame usually comes to those who are thinking about something else. - Oliver Wendell Holmes
Familiar acts are beautiful through love. - Percy Bysshe Shelley
Familiarity breeds contempt - and children. - Mark Twain
Familiarity breeds contempt. How accurate that is. The reason we hold ... - Mark Twain
Families, I hate you! Shut-in homes, closed doors, jealous possessors ... - Andre Gide
Family life is too intimate to be preserved by the spirit of justice. ... - Reinhold Niebuhr
Family love is messy, clinging, and of an annoying and repetitive patt... - P. J. O'Rourke
Family quarrels are bitter things. They don't go according to any rule... - F. Scott Fitzgerald
Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable. - Ambrose Bierce
Fanaticism is overcompensation for doubt. - Robertson Davies
Fanaticism obliterates the feelings of humanity. - Edward Gibbon
Fanatics are picturesque, mankind would rather see gestures than liste... - Friedrich Nietzsche
Fantasy is an exercise bicycle for the mind. It might not take you any... - Terry Pratchett
Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to wo... - Theodore Roosevelt
Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorius triumphs, even ... - Theodore Roosevelt
Far more indispensable then food for the physical body is spiritual no... - Mohandas Gandhi
Farewell, fair cruelty. - William Shakespeare
Farming as we do it is hunting, and in the sea we act like barbarians. - Jacques Cousteau
Farming looks mighty easy when your plow is a pencil and you're a thou... - Dwight D. Eisenhower
Fascism is not defined by the number of its victims, but by the way it... - Jean-Paul Sartre
Fashion is a form of ugliness so intolerable that we have to alter it ... - Oscar Wilde
Fashion is made to become unfashionable. - Coco Chanel
Fashion is only the attempt to realize art in living forms and social ... - Francis Bacon
Fashion is what you adopt when you don't know who you are. - Quentin Crisp
Fashions have done more harm than revolutions. - Victor Hugo
Fashon is the abortive issue of vain ostentation and exclusive egotism... - William Hazlitt
Fasten your seat belts. It's going to be a bumpy night! - Bette Davis
Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Fate loves the fearless. - James Russell Lowell
Fate often puts all the material for happiness and prosperity into a m... - Don Marquis
Fate will find a way. - Virgil
Father in Heaven! When the thought of thee wakes in our hearts let it ... - Soren Kierkegaard
Father told me that if I ever met a lady in a dress like yours, I must... - Prince Charles
Fatherhood is pretending the present you love most is soap-on-a-rope. - Bill Cosby
Fathers are biological necessities, but social accidents. - Margaret Mead
Fathers should be neither seen nor heard. That is the only proper basi... - Oscar Wilde
Faultless to a fault. - Robert Browning
Favor comes because for a brief moment in the great space of human cha... - Franklin D. Roosevelt
Fear cannot be without hope nor hope without fear. - Baruch Benedict de Spinoz
Fear defeats more people than any other one thing in the world. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Fear follows crime and is its punishment. - Voltaire
Fear has its use but cowardice has none. - Mohandas Gandhi
Fear is an instructor of great sagacity, and the herald of all revolut... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Fear is implanted in us as a preservative from evil but its duty, like... - Samuel Johnson
Fear is not a lasting teacher of duty. - Marcus Tullius Cicero
Fear is not in the habit of speaking truth; when perfect sincerity is ... - Tacitus
Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil. - Aristotle
Fear is static that prevents me from hearing myself. - Samuel Butler
Fear is the main source of superstition, and one of the main sources o... - Bertrand Russell
Fear is the mother of foresight. - Thomas Hardy
Fear is the mother of morality. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Fear is, I believe, a most effective tool in destroying the soul of an... - Anwar Sadat
Fear makes us feel our humanity. - Benjamin Disraeli
Fear not those who argue but those who dodge. - Dale Carnegie
Fear of death makes us devoid both of valour and religion. For want of... - Mohandas Gandhi
Fear of things invisible in the natural seed of that which everyone in... - Thomas Hobbes
Fear prophets and those prepared to die for the truth, for as a rule t... - Umberto Eco
Feeling good about government is like looking on the bright side of an... - P. J. O'Rourke
Feeling sorry for yourself, and you present condition, is not only a w... - Dale Carnegie
Few are those who see with their own eyes and feel with their own hear... - Albert Einstein
Few businessmen are capable of being in politics, they don't understan... - Malcolm S. Forbes
Few companies that installed computers to reduce the employment of cle... - Peter F. Drucker
Few cross the river of time and are able to reach non-being. Most of t... - Horace
Few enterprises of great labor or hazard would be undertaken if we had... - Samuel Johnson
Few friendships would survive if each one knew what his friend says of... - Blaise Pascal
Few girls are as well shaped as a good horse. - Hannah Arendt
Few misfortunes can befall a boy which bring worse consequence than to... - William Somerset Maugham
Few nations have been so poor as to have but one god. Gods were made s... - Robert Green Ingersoll
Few of the many wise apothegms which have been uttered have prevented ... - Thomas B. Macaulay
Few people are capable of expressing with equanimity opinions which di... - Albert Einstein
Few people at the beginning of the nineteenth century needed an adman ... - John Kenneth Galbraith
Few people can see genius in someone who has offended them. - Robertson Davies
Few people know how to take a walk. The qualifications are endurance, ... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Few people know so clearly what they want. Most people can't even thin... - Barbara Kingsolver
Few rich men own their own property. The property owns them. - Robert Green Ingersoll
Few rich men own their property; their property owns them. - Robert Green Ingersoll
Few things are brought to a sucessful issue by impetuous desire, but m... - Napoleon Bonaparte
Few things are harder to put up with than the annoyance of a good exam... - Mark Twain
Few things are impracticable in themselves; and it is for want of appl... - Francois de La Rochefouca
Few things are more satisfying than seeing your children have teenager... - Doug Larson
Few things can help an individual more than to place responsibility on... - Booker T. Washington
Few things tend more to alienate friendship than a want of punctuality... - William Hazlitt
Few will have the greatness to bend history itself; but each of us can... - Robert F. Kennedy
Few women, I fear, have had such reason as I have to think the long sa... - Dwight D. Eisenhower
Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities. Truth isn't. - Mark Twain
Fiction is the truth inside the lie. - Stephen King
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Fidelity is the sister of justice. - Horace
Fill the unforgiving minute with sixty seconds worth of distance run. - Rudyard Kipling
Fill your bowl to the brim and it will spill. Keep sharpening your kni... - Lao Tzu
Finality is not the language of politics. - Benjamin Disraeli
Finally, a safer world presupposes the revival of the virtuous circle ... - Jacques Chirac
Finance, like time, devours its own children. - Honore de Balzac
Find a priest who understands English and doesn't look like Rasputin. - Aristotle Onassis
Find ecstasy in life; the mere sense of living is joy enough. - Emily Dickinson
Find me a man who's interesting enough to have dinner with and I'll be... - Lauren Bacall
Find out how much God has given you and from it take what you need; th... - Saint Augustine
Find out just what any people will quietly submit to and you have the ... - Frederick Douglass
Find out what your hero or heroine wants, and when he or she wakes up ... - Ray Bradbury
Find the good. It's all around you. Find it, showcase it and you'll st... - Jesse Owens
Find the person who will love you because of your differences and not ... - Leo Buscaglia
Fine manners need the support of fine manners in others. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could; som... - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Finishing a book is just like you took a child out in the back yard an... - Truman Capote
Finishing second in the Olympics gets you silver. Finishing second in ... - Richard M. Nixon
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