All Quotes and Proverbs

"When it's three o'clock in New York, it's still 1938 in London."

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When life gives you a hundred reasons to cry, show life that you have a thousand reasons to smile."

Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 6)

"When life's problems seem overwhelming, look around and see what other people are coping with. You may consider yourself fortunate."

Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece."

Rating: 7.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When man meets an obstacle he can't destroy, he destroys himself."

Ryszard Kapusciński
Ryszard Kapusciński "A Warsaw Diary"

Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"When men are pure, laws are useless; when men are corrupt, laws are broken."

Benjamin Disraeli
Benjamin Disraeli "Contarini Fleming"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"When men make gods, there is no God!"

Eugene O`Neill
Eugene O`Neill "Lazarus Laughed"

Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When one door closes, fortune will usually open another."

Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us."

Rating: 6.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"When one is too old for love, one finds great comfort in good dinners."

Zora Neale Hurston
Zora Neale Hurston "Moses Man of the Mountain"

Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"When one man dies, one chapter is not torn out of the book, but translated into a better language."

John Donne
John Donne "Devotions Upon Emergent Occasions"

Rating: 8.67 (Number of Voters: 6)

"When one paints an ideal, one does not need to limit one's imagination."

Ellen Key
Ellen Key "The Woman of the Future"

Rating: 3.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"When one realizes that his life is worthless he either commits suicide or travels."

Rating: 5.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"When people are free to do as they please, they usually imitate each other. Originality is deliberate and forced, and partakes of the nature of a protest."

Eric Hoffer
Eric Hoffer "Passionate State of Mind"

Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"When poverty comes in at the door, love flies out of the window."

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"When rich people fight wars with one another, poor people are the ones to die."

Sartre-Jean-Paul "The Devil and the Good Lord"

Rating: 3.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"When the book comes out it may hurt you - but in order for me to do it, it had to hurt me first. I can only tell you about yourself as much as I can face about myself."

James Baldwin
James Baldwin "A Dialogue"

Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When the legends die, the dreams end; there is no more greatness."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"When the patient loves his disease, how unwilling he is to allow a remedy to be applied."

Rating: 1.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace."

Rating: 6.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"When the rich wage war it's the poor who die."

Sartre-Jean-Paul "The Devil and the Good Lord"

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When the solution is simple, God is answering."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When the sword is once drawn, the passions of men observe no bounds of moderation."

Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When the wine goes in, strange things come out."

Rating: 3.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"When there are too many policemen, there can be no liberty. When there are too many soldiers, there can be no peace. When there are too many lawyers, there can be no justice."

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"When there is no enemy within, the enemies outside cannot hurt you."

Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"When they are preparing for war, those who rule by force speak most copiously about peace until they have completed the mobilization process."

Stefan Zweig
Stefan Zweig "Stellar Moments in Human History"

Rating: 5.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"When two people decide to get a divorce, it isn't a sign that they don't understand one another, but a sign that they have, at last, begun to."

Helen Rowland
Helen Rowland "A Guide to Men"

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"When two people marry they become in the eyes of the law one person, and that one person is the husband!"

Shana Alexander
Shana Alexander "State-by-State Guide to Women`s Legal Rights"

Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"When two people relate to each other authentically and humanly, God is the electricity that surges between them."

Rating: 2.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"When unhappy, one doubts everything when happy, one doubts nothing."

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When war is declared, truth is the first casualty."

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves."

Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When we can't dream any longer we die."

Rating: 3.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"When we remember we are all mad, the mysteries disappear and life stands explained."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When women kiss it always reminds one of prize-fighters shaking hands."

Henry Louis Mencken
Henry Louis Mencken "Chrestomathy"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"When words fail, music speaks."

Rating: 6.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"When words leave off, music begins."

Rating: 3.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"When you are happy, you enjoy the music. But, when you're sad, you understand the lyrics."

Rating: 5.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"When you are not practicing, remember, someone somewhere is practicing, and when you meet him he will win."

Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When you are solving a problem, don't worry. Now, after you have solved the problem, then that's the time to worry."

Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When you get to fifty-two food becomes more important than sex."

Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When you have a dream, you've got to grab it and never let go."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth."

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle "The Sign of Four"

Rating: 6.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"When you jumped in here, you were my enemy and I was afraid of you. But you're just a man like me, and I killed you. Forgive me, comrade."

Maxwell Anderson
Maxwell Anderson "All Quiet On The Western Front"

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"When you know a thing, to hold that you know it; and when you do not know a thing, to allow that you do not know it - this is knowledge."

Confucius "The Confucian Analects"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"When you listen to Mozart, the silence that follows is still Mozart."

Rating: 7.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When you look at me, when you think of me, I am in paradise."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 1)