All Quotes and Proverbs

"Cynicism is an unpleasant way of saying the truth."

Lillian Hellman
Lillian Hellman "The Little Foxes"

Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Cynicism is humour in ill health."


Rating: 4.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Dance like it hurts,
Love like you need money,
Work when people are watching."


Rating: 5.17 (Number of Voters: 6)

"Dance like no one is watching. Sing like no one is listening. Love like you've never been hurt and live like it's heaven on Earth."


Rating: 9.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Dancing: The vertical expression of a horizontal desire legalized by music."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Danger is next neighbour to security."


Rating: 3.14 (Number of Voters: 7)

"Danger past, God forgotten."


Rating: 6.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Dare to err and to dream. Deep meaning often lies in childish plays."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Darkness is to space what silence is to sound, i.e., the interval."

Marshall McLuhan
Marshall McLuhan "Through the Vanishing Point"

Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Data is not information, information is not knowledge, knowledge is not understanding and understanding is not wisdom."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 6)

"Dead fish go with the flow... but I'm not dead yet."


Rating: 5.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Dear Jesus, Please help Mommy and Daddy. Take care of Brother and Me. And please God, take care of yourself cause if anything happens to you we are in big trouble. Amen."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Death and taxes and childbirth! There's never any convenient time for any of them."

Margaret Mitchell
Margaret Mitchell "Gone with the Wind"

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Death cancels all engagments."


Rating: 1.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Death is a harbor of peace for the just, but is believed a shipwreck for the wicked."

St. Ambrose
St. Ambrose "De bono mortis"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Death is a very dull, dreary affair, and my advice to you is to have nothing whatever to do with it."


Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Death is life's way of telling you you're fired."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Death is not a period but a comma in the story of life."


Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Death is not extinguishing the light; it is only putting out the lamp because the dawn has come."


Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Death is not the worst that can happen to men."

Plato
Plato "Laws"

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Death is nothing to us, since when we are, death has not come, and when death has come, we are not."


Rating: 6.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Death is terrifying, but it would be even more terrifying to find out that you are going to live forever and never die."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Death is the greatest evil, because it cuts off hope."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Death is the most blessed dream."

Georg Büchner
Georg Büchner "Leonce and Lena"

Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Death is the station, where we have to change to the next train. The appearance of the vehicle is changed, but our journey continues."


Rating: 7.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Death may be the greatest of all human blessings."


Rating: 6.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Death pay all debts."


Rating: 6.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Death solves all problems - no man, no problem."


Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Death takes no bribes."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Death, the only immortal who treats us all alike, whose pity and whose peace and whose refuge are for all - the soiled and the pure, the rich and the poor, the loved and the unloved."

Mark Twain
Mark Twain "Mark Twain's Notebook"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Defeat may test you, but it need not stop you."


Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Defenceless, adj. Unable to attack."

Ambrose Bierce
Ambrose Bierce "The Devil's Dictionary"

Rating: 7.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Demagogue: One who preaches doctrines he knows to be untrue to men he knows to be idiots."


Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Democracy becomes a government of bullies tempered by editors."


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Democracy consists of choosing your dictators, after they've told you what you think it is you want to hear."


Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Democracy does not guarantee equality of conditions -- it only guarantees equality of opportunity."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Democracy is a government where you can say what you think even if you don't think."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Democracy is a process by which the people are free to choose the man who will get the blame."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Democracy is also a form of worship. It is the worship of Jackals by Jackasses."


Rating: 5.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Democracy is based upon the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Democracy is good. I say this because other systems are worse."


Rating: 7.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Democracy is the art of running the circus from the monkey cage."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Democracy is the menopause of Western society, the Grand Climacteric of the body social. Fascism is its middle-aged lust."

Jean Baudrillard
Jean Baudrillard "Cool Memories"

Rating: 6.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Democracy is the pathetic belief in the wisdom of collective ignorance."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Democracy means government by discussion, but it is only effective if you can stop people talking."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Depression is anger without enthusiasm."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)