All Quotes and Proverbs

"When you look at your life the greatest happiness are family happinesses."

Rating: 3.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"When you lose, don't lose the lesson."

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"When you love a man, he becomes more than a body. His physical limbs expand, and his outline recedes, vanishes. He is rich and sweet and right. He is part of the world, the atmosphere, the blue sky and the blue water."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When you meet a stranger, give them a smile. It may be the only sunshine they see all day."

Rating: 3.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"When you open a door, don't forget to close it. Treat your mouth accordingly."

Rating: 3.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"When you put down the good things you ought to have done, and leave out the bad ones you did do - well, that's Memoirs."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"When you stare persistently into an abyss, the abyss also stares into you."

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche "Beyond Good and Evil"

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"When you stop chasing money, it stops running away."

Rating: 2.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When you sympathize with a married woman you either make two enemies or gain one wife and one friend."

Menander "A Mencken Chrestomathy"

Rating: 3.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"When you're part of a team, you stand up for your teammates. Your loyalty is to them. You protect them through good and bad, because they'd do the same for you."

Yogi Berra
Yogi Berra "When You Come to a Fork in the Road, Take It"

Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 6)

"Whenever a friend succeeds, a little something in me dies."

Rating: 7.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Whenever a separation is made between liberty and justice, neither, in my opinion, is safe."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Whenever one tries to suppress doubt, there is tyranny."

Simone Weil
Simone Weil "Lectures in philosophy"

Rating: 7.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Whenever our life is stirred by truth, it expresses energy and comes to be filled, as it were, with a creative ardor."

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Whenever you find that you are on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Whenever you observe an animal closely, you feel as if a human being sitting inside were making fun of you."

Elias Canetti
Elias Canetti "The Human Province"

Rating: 6.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Where facts are few, experts are many."

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Where freedom is real, equality is the passion of the masses. Where equality is real, freedom is the passion of a small minority."

Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Where friendship is, there is one's homeland."

Rating: 1.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Where liberty dwells there is my country."

Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Where love rules, there is no will to power; and where power predominates, there love is lacking. The one is the shadow of the other."

Rating: 7.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Where one begins by burning books, one will end up burning people."

Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Where the telescope ends, the microscope begins. Which of the two has the grander view?"

Victor Hugo
Victor Hugo "Les Miserables"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Where the world ceases to be the scene of our personal hopes and wishes, where we face it as free beings admiring, asking and observing, there we enter the realm of Art and Science."

Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Where there is a will, there is a way."

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Where there is great love there are always miracles."

Willa Cather
Willa Cather "Death Comes for the Archbishop"

Rating: 5.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Where we love is home, home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."

Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Wherever art appears, life disappears."

Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Whether it's the best of times or the worst of times, it's the only time we've got."

Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Which of the photographs is my favorite? The one I'm going to take tomorrow."

Rating: 8.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"While the doctors consult, the patient dies."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"While there is life, there is hope."

Rating: 5.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Who controls the past controls the future: who controls the present controls the past."

George Orwell
George Orwell "Nineteen Eighty-Four"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Who dares nothing, need hope for nothing."

Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Who has seen the wind?
Neither you nor I.
But when the trees bow down their heads,
The wind is passing by."

Rating: 8.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Who hears the fishes when they cry?"

Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau "The Writings of Henry David Thoreau"

Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Who is all-powerful should fear everything."

Rating: 8.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Who is more busy than he who hath least to do?"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Who is rich? He that is content. Who is that? Nobody."

Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Who says what he should, does not say what he thinks."

Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Who swims in sin shall sink in sorrow."

Rating: 1.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Whoever enjoys his life is doing the Creator's will."

Rating: 1.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Whoever is new to power is always harsh."

Aeschylus "Prometheus Bound"

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Whoever said the pen is mightier than the sword obviously never encountered automatic weapons."

Rating: 6.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods."

Rating: 1.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Whom the gods love dies young."

Rating: 6.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Whom the gods wish to destroy they first call promising."

Cyril Connolly
Cyril Connolly "Enemies of Promise"

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 2)