All Quotes and Proverbs

"What we need is not freedom of the press, we need freedom FROM the press."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"What we see depends mainly on what we look for."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"What were politicians? A politician was a person with whose politics you did not agree. When you did agree, he was a statesman."


Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"What worries you masters you."


Rating: 5.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"What you are is a question only you can answer."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"What you are is God's gift to you, what you become is your gift to God."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"What you don't know would make a great book."


Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"What's breaking into a bank compared with founding a bank?"

Bertolt Brecht
Bertolt Brecht "The Threepenny Opera"

Rating: 2.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"What's reality anyway? Nothing but a collective hunch."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"What's the difference between a boyfriend and a husband? About 30 pounds."


Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"What, when drunk, one sees in other women, one sees in Garbo sober."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Whatever creativity is, it is in part a solution to a problem."


Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Whatever is a reality today, whatever you touch and believe in and that seems real for you today, is going to be - like the reality of yesterday - an illusion tomorrow."

Luigi Pirandello
Luigi Pirandello "Six Characters in Search of an Author"

Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Whatever is begun in anger, ends in shame."


Rating: 9.57 (Number of Voters: 7)

"Whatever is truly alive must die. Look at the flowers; only plastic flowers never die."


Rating: 3.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Whatever it is that the government does, sensible Americans would prefer that the government do it to somebody else. This is the idea behind foreign policy."

P.J. O`Rourke
P.J. O`Rourke "Parliament of Whores"

Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Whatever limits us we call Fate."

George Eliot
George Eliot "The Conduct of Life"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Whatever we treasure for ourselves separates us from others; our possessions are our limitations."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Whatever you are by nature, keep to it; never desert your line of talent. Be what nature intended you for, and you will succeed."


Rating: 3.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Whatever you can do, do it today and then old age will be a delicious fruit."


Rating: 8.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Whatever you want to do, do it now. There are only so many tomorrows."


Rating: 7.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"When a book and a head collide and a hollow sound is heard, must it always have come from the book?"


Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"When a girl marries, she exchanges the attentions of all the other men of her acquaintance for the inattention of just one."

Helen Rowland
Helen Rowland "Reflections of a Bachelor Girl"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When a husband's story is believed, he begins to suspect his wife."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When a man does exactly what a woman expects him to do she doesn't think much of him. One should always do what a woman doesn't expect, just as one should say what she doesn't understand."


Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"When a man goes through six years training to be a doctor he will never be the same. He knows too much."

Enid Bagnold
Enid Bagnold "Autobiography"

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When a man is willing and eager, the gods join in."


Rating: 4.83 (Number of Voters: 6)

"When a man points a finger at someone else, he should remember that four of his fingers are pointing to himself."


Rating: 8.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"When a man spends his time giving his wife criticism and advice instead of compliments, he forgets that it was not his good judgment, but his charming manners, that won her heart."

Helen Rowland
Helen Rowland "Reflections of a Bachelor Girl"

Rating: 3.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"When a man steals your wife there is no better revenge than to let him keep her."


Rating: 7.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"When a politician wrestles with his conscience, he usually wins."


Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"When a stupid man is doing something he is ashamed of, he always declares that it is his duty."

George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw "Caesar and Cleopatra"

Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"When a thing is done, it's done. Don't look back. Look forward to your next objective."


Rating: 9.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When a thing is funny, search it carefully for a hidden truth."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When a whole nation is roaring Patriotism at the top of its voice, I am fain to explore the cleanness of its hands and purity of its heart."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"When a woman is speaking to you, listen to what she says with her eyes."


Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"When a woman marries again, it is because she detested her first husband. When a man marries again, it is because he adored his first wife. Women try their luck; men risk theirs."

Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde "The Picture of Dorian Gray"

Rating: 2.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When all else fails, men turn to reason."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"When angry count four; when very angry, swear."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"When angry, count ten before you speak; if very angry, a hundred."


Rating: 6.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home."


Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When I disagree with a rational man, I let reality be our final arbiter; if I am right, he will learn; if I am wrong, I will; one of us will win, but both will profit."

Ayn Rand
Ayn Rand "Atlas Shrugged"

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When I was born I was so surprised I didn't talk for a year and a half."


Rating: 3.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"When I wished to sing of love it turned to sorrow. And when I wished to sing of sorrow it was transformed for me into love."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"When I?m not near the girl I love, I love the girl I?m near."

E.Y. Harburg
E.Y. Harburg "Finian's Rainbow"

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When is a crisis reached? When questions arise that can't be answered."

Ryszard Kapusciński
Ryszard Kapusciński "A Warsaw Diary"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 1)