All Quotes and Proverbs

"An archaeologist is the best husband any woman can have: The older she gets, the more interested he is in her."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off: it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead."


Rating: 3.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"An artist has been defined as a neurotic who continually cures himeself with his art."


Rating: 6.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"An artist is a creature driven by demons. He don't know why they choose him and he's usually too busy to wonder why."


Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"An Artist is nothing without the gift, but the gift is nothing without work."


Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"An artist will betray himself by some sort of sincerity."

Gilbert Keith Chesterton
Gilbert Keith Chesterton "The Dagger with Wings"

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"An author in his book must be like God in the universe, present everywhere and visible nowhere."


Rating: 8.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"An early morning walk is a blessing for the whole day."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 6)

"An educated, healthy and confident nation is harder to govern."


Rating: 8.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"An elephant. A mouse built to government specifications."

Robert A. Heinlein
Robert A. Heinlein "Time Enough for Love"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"An Englishman is a person who does things because they have been done before. An American is a person who does things because they haven't been done before."


Rating: 2.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"An Englishman, even if he is alone, forms an orderly queue of one."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"An error does not become truth by reason of multiplied propagation, nor does truth become error because nobody sees it. Truth stands, even if there be no public support. It is self sustained."


Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"An error is the more dangerous in proportion to the degree of truth which it contains."

Amiel-Henri-Frederic
Amiel-Henri-Frederic "Journal Intime"

Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"An expert is a man who has made all the mistakes which can be made in a very narrow field."


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"An expert is someone who guesses right more often than you do."


Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"An expert is someone who has succeeded in making decisions and judgements simpler through knowing what to pay attention to and what to ignore."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"An honest man may really love a pretty girl, but only an idiot marries her merely because she is pretty."


Rating: 6.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"An idea ran back and forward in his head like a blind man, knocking over the solid furniture."

F. Scott Fitzgerald
F. Scott Fitzgerald "Notebook M, The Crack-Up"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"An ideal wife is any woman who has an ideal husband."

Booth Tarkington
Booth Tarkington "Looking Forward and Others"

Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"An idealist is a person who helps other people to be prosperous."


Rating: 5.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"An idealist is one who, on noticing that roses smell better than a cabbage, concludes that it will also make better soup."


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"An idle brain is the devil's workshop."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"An illiterate king is a crowned ass."


Rating: 2.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"An inch of time cannot be bought with an inch of gold."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered; an adventure is an inconvenience rightly considered."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"An intellectual is a man who takes more words than necessary to tell more than he knows."


Rating: 6.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"An intellectual is a person who has discovered something more interesting than sex."


Rating: 1.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"An intellectual is someone whose mind watches itself."

Albert Camus
Albert Camus "Notebooks"

Rating: 3.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest."


Rating: 9.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"An Irishman's heart is nothing but his imagination."

George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw "John Bull's Other Island"

Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"An onion can make people cry, but there has never been a vegetable invented to make them laugh."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"An open mind does not always require an open mouth."


Rating: 3.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"An optimist can always see the bright side of the other guy's problems."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"An optimist invented an airplane, a pessimist invented a parachute."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"An optimist is the human personification of spring."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"An ounce of loyalty is worth a pound of cleverness."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"An ounce of mother is worth a pound of priests."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure."


Rating: 6.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"An unjust law is itself a species of violence."

Mahatma Gandhi
Mahatma Gandhi "Non-Violence in Peace and War"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"An unjust law is no law at all."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Analyzing humor is like dissecting a frog. Few people are interested and the frog dies of it."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"And I sincerely believe, with you, that banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies; and that the principle of spending money to be paid by posterity in the name of funding, is but swindling futurity on a large scale."

Thomas Jefferson letter to John Taylor
Thomas Jefferson letter to John Taylor

Rating: 7.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"And in the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"And killing time is perhaps the essence of comedy, just as the essence of tragedy is killing eternity."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"And lastly there is the oldest and deepest desire, the Great Escape: the Escape from Death."


Rating: 6.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"And the simple step of a simple courageous man is not to take part in the lie, not to support deceit. Let the lie come into the world, even dominate the world, but not through me."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"And what should they know of England who only England know?"

Rudyard Kipling
Rudyard Kipling "The English Flag"

Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)