All Quotes and Proverbs

"Anesthesia: wounds without pain. Neurasthenia: pain without wounds."

Karl Kraus
Karl Kraus "Half-Truths and One-and-a-Half Truths"

Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Angels can fly because they take themselves lightly."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Anger and intolerance are the twin enemies of correct understanding."


Rating: 2.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Anger at lies lasts forever. Anger at truth can't last."


Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Anger begins with folly, and ends with repentance."


Rating: 7.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Anger blows out the lamp of the mind."


Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Anger is a condition in which the tongue works faster than the mind."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Anger is a momentary madness, so control your passion or it will control you."


Rating: 5.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Anger is a signal, and one worth listening to."

Harriet Lerner
Harriet Lerner "The Dance of Anger"

Rating: 8.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Anger is a thief who steals away the nice moments."


Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Anger is a weed; hate is the tree."


Rating: 6.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Anger is as a stone cast into a wasp's nest."


Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Anger is never without a reason, but seldom with a good one."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Anger is one of the sinners of the soul."


Rating: 8.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Anger is only one letter short of danger."


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor."


Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Anger makes you smaller, while forgiveness forces you to grow beyond what you were."

Carter-Scott-Cherie
Carter-Scott-Cherie "If Love Is a Game, These Are the Rules"

Rating: 6.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Anger of the mind is poison to the soul."


Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Anger's my meat; I sup upon myself,
And so shall starve with feeding."


Rating: 7.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Animals are my friends ... and I don't eat my friends."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no criticism."

George Eliot
George Eliot "Scenes of Clerical Life"

Rating: 8.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Animals do neither good nor evil. They do as they must do. We may call what they do harmful or useful, but good and evil belong to us, who chose to choose what we do."

Ursula K. LeGuin
Ursula K. LeGuin "The Other Wind"

Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Another flaw in the human character is that everybody wants to build and nobody wants to do maintenance."


Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Anti-Catholicism is the anti-Semitism of the intellectual."


Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Antiques are things one generation buys, the next generation gets rid off, and the following generation buys at auction at amazing prices."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Anxiety does not empty tomorrow of its sorrows, but only empties today of its strength."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Anxiety is the beginning of conscience, which is the parent of the soul but is not compatible with innocence."

Angela Carter
Angela Carter "Nights at the Circus"

Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Any car will last a lifetime - if you are careless enough."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Any coward can fight a battle when he's sure of winning; but give me the man who has pluck to fight when he's sure of losing. That's my way, sir; and there are many victories worse than a defeat."

George Eliot
George Eliot "Scenes of Clerical Life"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain - and most fools do."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Any fool can know. The point is to understand."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Any fool can make a rule, and any fool will mind it."


Rating: 6.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Any fool can tell the truth, but it requires a man of some sense to know how to lie well."


Rating: 6.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Any man more right than his neighbors constitutes a majority of one."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 7)

"Any man who does not have his inner world to translate is not an artist."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Any man who laughs at women's clothes has never paid the bill for them."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Any man who thinks he deserves heaven is not a Christian. But for any man who knows he deserves hell there is hope."


Rating: 3.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Any religion or philosophy which is not based on a respect for life is not a true religion or philosophy."


Rating: 1.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Any soldier worth his salt should be anti-war. And yet there are things still worth fighting for."


Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."


Rating: 6.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Anybody can be pope; the proof of this is that I have become one."


Rating: 6.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Anybody can make history. Only a great man can write it."


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Anyone can catch your eye, but it takes someone truly special to catch your heart."


Rating: 4.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Anyone who goes to a psychiatrist ought to have his head examined."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Anyone who had ever struggled with poverty knows how extremely expensive it is to be poor."

James Baldwin
James Baldwin "Fifth Avenue Uptown: A Letter from"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Anyone who has children is not the master of his own time."


Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Anyone who hasn't experienced the ecstasy of betrayal knows nothing about ecstasy at all."

Jean Genet
Jean Genet "Prisoner of Love"

Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 6)