All Quotes and Proverbs

"To his dog, every man is Napoleon; hence the constant popularity of dogs."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"To ignore the past is to jeopardize the future."


Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"To imagine the unimaginable is the highest use of the imagination."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"To jaw-jaw is always better than to war-war."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"To jealousy, nothing is more frightful than laughter."

Françoise Sagan
Françoise Sagan "La Chamade"

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"To know all is not to forgive all. It is to despise everybody."

Quentin Crisp
Quentin Crisp "The Naked Civil Servant"

Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 6)

"To know how to eat is to know enough."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"To know the history of philosophy is to know that the highest thinkers of the ages, the seers of the tribes and the nations, have been optimists."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"To learn from our enemies is the best pathway to loving them: for it makes us grateful to them."


Rating: 3.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"To let someone speak and to listen to it - these are two entirely different questions."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"To live is like to love - all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it."

Samuel Butler
Samuel Butler "Notebooks"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"To love a thing is to want it to live."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides."


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"To love and not be able to be together is like to ride in different cars on adjacent lanes - we ride side by side, we look to the windows of our cars, we smile at each other, but we can not change."


Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"To love is to receive a glimpse of heaven."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"To love oneself is the beginning of a life-long romance."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"To make a man perfectly happy tell him he works too hard, that he spends too much money, that he is "misunderstood" or that he is "different"; none of this is necessarily complimentary, but it will flatter him infinitely more that merely telling him that he is brilliant, or noble, or wise, or good."

Helen Rowland
Helen Rowland "A Guide to Men"

Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"To make us feel small in the right way is a function of art; men can only make us feel small in the wrong way."

E.M. Forster
E.M. Forster "Two Cheers for Democracy"

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"To make us love our country, our country ought to be lovely."


Rating: 3.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"To make woman unhappy only need to do nothing."


Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"To marry is to halve your rights and double your duties."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"To me faith is not just a noun but also a verb."


Rating: 2.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"To me old age is always fifteen years older than I am."


Rating: 3.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"To me, boxing is like a ballet, except there's no music, no choreography, and the dancers hit each other."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 7)

"To me, the greatest pleasure of writing is not what it's about, but the music the words make."


Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"To most men, experience is like the stern lights of a ship, which illumine only the track it has passed."

Samuel T. Coleridge
Samuel T. Coleridge "The Collected Works"

Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"To one who has faith, no explanation is necessary. To one without faith, no explanation is possible."


Rating: 6.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"To put everything in balance is good, to put everything in harmony is better."


Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"To refuse awards is another way of accepting them with more noise than is normal."


Rating: 6.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"To remain on earth you must be useful, otherwise Nature regards you as old metal, and is only watching for a chance to melt you over."

Elbert Green Hubbard
Elbert Green Hubbard "The Note Book of Elbert Hubbard"

Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"To say that my fate is not attached to your fate is like saying "Your side of the boat is sinking.""


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"To secure peace is to prepare for war."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"To speak of morals in art is to speak of legislature in sex. Art is the sex of the imagination."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"To study and not think is a waste. To think and not study is dangerous."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"To succeed in the world it is not enough to be stupid; you must also be well-mannered."


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"To survive it is often necessary to fight and to fight you have to dirty yourself."

George Orwell
George Orwell "Collected Essays"

Rating: 6.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"To teach is to learn twice."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"To the living we owe respect, but to the dead we owe only the truth."

Voltaire
Voltaire "Premiere Lettre sur Oedipe"

Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"To understand is not only to pardon, but in the end to love."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"To understand someone, find out how he spends his money."

Mason Cooley
Mason Cooley "City Aphorisms"

Rating: 2.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but what he aspires to."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"To want fame is to prefer dying scorned than forgotten."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"To wisdom belongs the intellectual apprehension of things eternal; to knowledge, the rational apprehension of things temporal."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"To wish greatness for one's country is to wish harm to one's neighbors."


Rating: 6.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"To write a good love letter, you ought to begin without knowing what you mean to say, and to finish without knowing what you have written."


Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Today is only one day in all the days that will ever be. But what will happen in all the other days that ever come can depend on what you do today."

Ernest Hemingway
Ernest Hemingway "For Whom the Bell Tolls"

Rating: 2.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Today is, after all, today, but yesterday is of the same substance as tomorrow."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Today the function of the artist is to bring imagination to science and science to imagination, where they meet, in the myth."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 2)