All Quotes and Proverbs

"Without peace, all other dreams vanish and are reduced to ashes."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Without the rich heart, wealth is an ugly beggar."

Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson "Essays, Second Series"

Rating: 6.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Wives are young men's mistresses, companions for middle age, and old men's nurses."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Woman need experience to choose man, and a lack of experience to trust him."


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Woman once made equal to man becomes his superior."


Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Woman was God's second mistake."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Woman would be more charming if one could fall into her arms without falling into her hands."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Woman! The peg on which the wit hangs his jest, the preacher his text, the cynic his grouch, and the sinner his justification!"

Helen Rowland
Helen Rowland "A Guide to Men"

Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Women and elephants never forget an injury."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Women are a decorative sex. They never have anything to say, but they say it charmingly."

Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde "The Picture of Dorian Gray"

Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Women are wiser than men because they know less and understand more."


Rating: 5.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Women can fake orgasms, men can fake the whole relationships."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Women complain about sex more often than men. Their gripes fall into two major categories: (1) Not enough. (2) Too much."


Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Women do not find it difficult nowadays to behave like men, but they often find it extremely difficult to behave like gentlemen."

Sir Compton Mackenzie
Sir Compton Mackenzie "Literature in My Time"

Rating: 7.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Women don't make history, they complicate it."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Women hope men will change after marriage but they don't; men hope women won't change but they do."

Bettina Arndt
Bettina Arndt "Private Lives"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Women like silent men. They think they're listening."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Women love us for our defects. If we have enough of them, they will forgive us everything, even our intellects."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Women need a reason to have sex. Men just need a place."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Women run to extremes; they are either better or worse than men."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Women seem to have almost unlimited capacity for forgiveness. (Since it is usually a man who needs forgiveness, this must be a racial survival trait.)"

Robert A. Heinlein
Robert A. Heinlein "The Cat Who Walks Through Walls"

Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Women want mediocre men, and men are working hard to be as mediocre as possible."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Women who seek to be equal with men lack ambition."


Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Women... Women are lovely, but dogs are so much more loyal."


Rating: 7.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Words are like money; there is nothing so useless, unless when in actual use."


Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Words become luminous when the poet's finger has passed over them its phosphorescence."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Words can sometimes, in moments of grace, attain the quality of deeds."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Words express neither objects nor ourselves."

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe "Sayings in Prose"

Rating: 4.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Words without actions are the assassins of idealism."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Words, like glasses, obscure everything they do not make clear."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Words, once they are printed, have a life of their own."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Work expands so as to fill the time available for its completion. General recognition of this fact is shown in the proverbial phrase "It is the busiest man who has time to spare.""


Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Work is and always has been my salvation and I thank the Lord for it."


Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Work is life, you know, and without it, there's nothing but fear and insecurity."


Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Work is not always required. There is such a thing as sacred idleness."


Rating: 8.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Work is the curse of the drinking classes."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"World history is the world's court."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Worry is interest paid in advance for a debt you may never owe."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Worry is interest paid on a trouble before it is due."


Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, it only saps today of its joy."


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 6)

"Would people applaud me if I was a good plumber?"


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."

Mark Twain
Mark Twain "Following the Equator"

Rating: 4.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Write the bad things that are done to you in sand, but write the good things that happen to you on a piece of marble."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Writers and politicians are natural rivals. Both groups try to make the world in their own images; they fight for the same territory."


Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Writers are as jealous as pigeons."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Writing a book of poetry is like dropping a rose petal down the Grand Canyon and waiting for the echo."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Writing history is like drinking an ocean and pissing a cupful."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)