All Quotes and Proverbs

"We must always take risks. That is our destiny."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"We must believe in free will - we have no choice."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"We must combine the toughness of the serpent with the softness of the dove, a tough mind and a tender heart."


Rating: 1.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"We must laugh before we are happy, for fear we die before we laugh at all."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"We must make the best of those ills which cannot be avoided."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"We must never confuse elegance with snobbery."


Rating: 6.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"We must never throw away a bushel of truth because it happens to contain a few grains of chaff."


Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"We must not allow the clock and the calendar to blind us to the fact that each moment of life is a miracle and mystery."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"We must not say every mistake is a foolish one."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"We must respect the past, and mistrust the present, if we wish to provide for the safety of the future."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"We must use time as a tool, not as a crutch."


Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"We need God, not in order to understand the why, but in order to feel and sustain the ultimate wherefore, to give a meaning to the universe."

Miguel de Unamuno
Miguel de Unamuno "The Tragic Sense of Life"

Rating: 8.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"We need more understanding of human nature, because the only real danger that exists is man himself."


Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"We never know the worth of water till the well is dry."


Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"We never really know what stupidity is until we have experimented on ourselves."

Paul Gauguin
Paul Gauguin "Intimate Journals"

Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"We never taste a perfect joy; our happiest successes are mixed with sadness."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"We often forgive those who bore us, but we cannot forgive those whom we bore."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean. But the ocean would be less because of that missing drop."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"We pardon to the extent that we love."


Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"We prefer being free men than imprisoned heros."


Rating: 3.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"We promise according to our hopes; we fulfill according to our fears."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"We should live our lives as though Christ were coming this afternoon."


Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"We should not moor a ship with one anchor, or our life with one hope."

Epictetus
Epictetus "Dissertations"

Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"We should not teach children the sciences; but give them a taste for them."


Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"We should restore the practice of dueling. It might improve manners around here."


Rating: 7.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"We should take care not to make the intellect our god; it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"We should try to be the parents of our future rather than the offspring of our past."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death."

Nathaniel Hawthorne
Nathaniel Hawthorne "Passages from the American Notebooks"

Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"We sometimes find truth, but more often it finds us."

Mason Cooley
Mason Cooley "City Aphorisms"

Rating: 3.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"We still think of a powerful man as a born leader and a powerful woman as an anomaly."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"We suffer primarily not from our vices or our weaknesses, but from our illusions."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"We travel together, passengers on a little spaceship, dependent on its vulnerable reserves of air and soil; all committed, for our safety, to its security and peace; preserved from annihilation only by the care, the work and the love we give our fragile craft."


Rating: 8.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"We used to think our fate was in our stars. Now we know, in large measure, our fate is in our genes. "


Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"We used to think that if we knew one, we knew two, because one and one are two. We are finding that we must learn a great deal more about "and"."


Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"We will never recognize the true value of our own lives until we affirm the value in the life of others."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"We work to become, not to acquire."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"We [Israel] have always said that in our war with the Arabs we had a secret weapon - no alternative."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"We'd all like to vote for the best man but he's never a candidate."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"We're all of us guinea pigs in the laboratory of God. Humanity is just a work in progress."

Tennessee Williams
Tennessee Williams "Camino Real"

Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character."


Rating: 3.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Wealth - Any income that is at least $100 more a year than the income of one's wife's sister's husband."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Wealth is the product of man's capacity to think."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Wealth is what gives you the right to preach about the virtues of poverty."


Rating: 6.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Wealthy criminals are the only refuge for morally bankrupt attorneys."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Weapons are like money; no one knows the meaning of enough."

Martin Amis
Martin Amis "Einstein's Monsters"

Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Wedding: the point at which a man stops toasting a woman and begins roasting her."

Helen Rowland
Helen Rowland "A Guide to Men"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Weekends are a bit like rainbows; they look good from a distance but disappear when you get up close to them."


Rating: 7.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Well, me don't swim too tough so me don't go in the water too deep."


Rating: 5.40 (Number of Voters: 5)