All Quotes and Proverbs

"Conscience: keeps more people awake than coffee."

Rating: 7.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Conscious faith is freedom. Emotional faith is slavery. Mechanical faith is foolishness."

Rating: 1.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are the dead."

Aldous Huxley
Aldous Huxley "Do What You Will"

Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Control your own destiny or someone else will."

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Conviction is the conscience of intellect."

Rating: 1.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies."

Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Cooking is just like religion. Rules don't no more make a cook than sermons make a saint."

Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Corporation, n. An ingenious device for obtaining individual profit without individual responsibility. "

Ambrose Bierce
Ambrose Bierce "The Devil's Dictionary"

Rating: 6.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Corruption is nature's way of restoring our faith in democracy."

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Corruption, the most infallible symptom of constitutional liberty."

Edward Gibbon
Edward Gibbon "The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire"

Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Courage charms us, because it indicates that a man loves an idea better than all things in the world, that he is thinking neither of his bed, nor his dinner, nor his money, but will venture all to put in act the invisible thought of his mind."

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Courage doesn't always roar. Sometimes courage is the little voice at the end of the day that says... I'll try again tommorrow."

Rating: 4.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Courage is fear that has said its prayers."

Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Courage is grace under pressure."

Rating: 3.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Courage is like a muscle. We strengthen it with use."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Courage is like love; it must have hope to nourish it."

Rating: 8.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Courage is never to let your actions be influenced by your fears."

Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Courage is not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality."

Rating: 4.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear."

Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Courage is not the absence of fear. Courage is the presence of fear with the capacity to manage and overcome it."

Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear."

Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Courage is the art of being the only one who knows you're scared to death."

Rating: 6.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Courage is the complement of fear. A man who is fearless cannot be courageous. (He is also a fool.)"

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

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Courage is the path that leads from fear to action."

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Courage is the price life exacts for granting peace."

Rating: 5.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak. Courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen."

Rating: 5.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Courage without conscience is a wild beast."

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior."

Rating: 3.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Court Room Trial: Manipulation of the facts by two High-Priced salesmen, each attempting to sell his own version of the truth."

Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Cowards die many times before their deaths; the valiant never taste of death but once."

William Shakespeare Julius Caesar
William Shakespeare Julius Caesar

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Cowards suffer, heroes enjoy."

Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Creation of something out of nothing is the most primitive of human passions and the most optimistic."

Rating: 1.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Creativity - like human life itself - begins in darkness."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Creativity starts with a little touch of insanity and culminates with the highest trust on its beauty,but throughout it maintains the hands of originality, humanity and Almighty."

Rating: 7.11 (Number of Voters: 9)

"Cricket is a game which the English, not being a spiritual people, have invented in order to give themselves some conception of Eternity."

Stormont Mancroft
Stormont Mancroft "A Chinaman in My Bath"

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 9)

"Crime does not pay ... as well as politics."

Rating: 6.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Crime is naught but misdirected energy."

Emma Goldman
Emma Goldman "Anarchism and Other Essays"

Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Crimes of which a people is ashamed constitute its real history. The same is true of man."

Jean Genet
Jean Genet "Notes for The Screens"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 6)

"Criminal: A person with predatory instincts who has not sufficient capital to form a corporation."

Rating: 3.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Critical remarks are only made by people who love you."

Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Criticism is prejudice made plausible."

Rating: 5.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Critics search for ages for the wrong word, which, to give them credit, they eventually find."

Rating: 5.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Culture is an instrument wielded by professors, to manufacture professors, who when their turn comes will manufacture professors."

Simone Weil
Simone Weil "The Need for Roots"

Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Culture is the sum of all the forms of art, of love and of thought, which, in the course of centuries, have enabled man to be less enslaved."

Rating: 2.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Culture is the widening of the mind and of the spirit. It is never a narrowing of the mind or a restriction of the human spirit or the country's spirit."

Rating: 7.14 (Number of Voters: 7)

"Culture relates to objects and is a phenomenon of the world; entertainment relates to people and is a phenomenon of life."

Hannah Arendt
Hannah Arendt "Between Past and Future"

Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Custard, n. A vile concoction produced by a malevolent conspiracy of the hen, the cow, and the cook."

Ambrose Bierce
Ambrose Bierce "The Devil's Dictionary"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Custom reconciles us to everything."

Rating: 3.50 (Number of Voters: 2)