All Quotes and Proverbs

"You can't say that civilization don't advance, however, for in every war they kill you in a new way."


Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"You can't separate peace from freedom because no one can be at peace unless he has his freedom."

Malcolm X
Malcolm X "Malcolm X Speaks"

Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"You can't shake hands with a clenched fist."


Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"You can't turn back the clock. But you can wind it up again."


Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"You cannot acquire experience by making experiments. You cannot create experience. You must undergo it."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"You cannot eat your cake and have your cake."

Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra "Don Quixote de la Mancha"

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"You cannot fight against the future. Time is on our side."

William Ewart Gladstone speech to the House of Commons
William Ewart Gladstone speech to the House of Commons

Rating: 5.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"You cannot have both truth and what you call civilization."

Iris Murdoch
Iris Murdoch "A Severed Head"

Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"You do not inherit the earth of your ancestors, you borrow it from your children."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them."


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"You don't lead by pointing and telling people some place to go. You lead by going to that place and making a case."


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"You don't love if you don't take the beloved's faults for virtues."

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

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"You don't stop laughing because you grow old. You grow old because you stop laughing."


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"You eat everyday, you sleep everyday, your body was made to exercise everyday."


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"You get old only when you start having more memories than dreams."


Rating: 7.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"You have not converted a man because you have silenced him."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"You have reached middle age when the phone rings on Saturday night, you pray it isn't for you."


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"You have to believe in yourself when no one else does. That's what makes you a winner."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"You have to know how to accept rejection and reject acceptance."


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"You have to study a great deal to know a little."


Rating: 5.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"You know nothing till you know all; which is the reason we never know any thing."


Rating: 6.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"You know that children are growing up when they start asking questions that have answers."


Rating: 8.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"You know what charm is: a way of getting the answer yes without having asked any clear question."

Albert Camus
Albert Camus "Notebooks"

Rating: 5.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"You know what the critics are. If you tell the truth they only say you're cynical and it does an author no good to get a reputation for cynicism."


Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"You live and learn. Or you don't live long."


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"You may delay, but Time will not."


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"You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it."


Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"You may fool all the people some of the time; you can even fool some of the people all the time; but you can't fool all of the people all the time."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"You may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing that we call 'failure' is not the falling down, but the staying down."


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"You may never know what results come of your action, but if you do nothing there will be no result."


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"You must first have a lot of patience to learn to have patience."


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"You must learn from the mistakes of others. You can't possibly live long enough to make them all yourself."


Rating: 4.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty."


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"You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself."


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"You mustn't always believe what I say. Questions tempt you to tell lies, particularly when there is no answer."


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"You never find yourself until you face the truth."


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"You never know how strong you are, until being strong is the only choice you have."


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"You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view."


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"You shall have joy, or you shall have power, said God; you shall not have both."


Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"You should be the change that you want to see in the world."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"You should read books like you take medicine, by advice, and not by advertisement."


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"You were born to win, but to be a winner, you must plan to win, prepare to win, and expect to win."


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"You were born with wings. Why prefer to crawl through life?"


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"You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm."


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"You will find that the State is the kind of organization which, though it does big things badly, does small things badly, too."


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"You will not find poetry anywhere unless you bring some of it with you."


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"You work hard to be good and then to be great, but when you're great, you don't just want to be good."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"You'll catch a liar before you'll catch a cripple."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 1)