All Quotes and Proverbs

"Depression is the inability to construct a future."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Derive happiness in oneself from a good day's work, from illuminating the fog that surrounds us."


Rating: 2.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything."


Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Despair is the price one pays for setting oneself an impossible aim."

Graham Greene
Graham Greene "The Heart of the Matter"

Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Despair is the shortest road to disaster."


Rating: 9.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Desperate times call for desperate measures."


Rating: 8.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Destiny is a lie. Destiny is justification for atrocity. It is the means by which murderers armour themselves against reprimand. It is a word intended to stand in place of ethics, denying all moral context."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Destiny is a name often given in retrospect to choices that had dramatic consequences."


Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Destiny is but a phrase of the weak human heart - the dark apology for every error."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Destiny is for people who are too lazy to create alternate timelines."

Richard Stevens III
Richard Stevens III "Diesel Sweeties"

Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Destiny is something men select; women achieve it only by default or stupendous suffering."


Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Destiny is what we work toward. The future doesn't exist yet. Fate is for losers."

Douglas Coupland
Douglas Coupland "Girlfriend in a Coma"

Rating: 3.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Dictators free themselves, but they enslave the people."

Charlie Chaplin
Charlie Chaplin "The Great Dictator"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Dieting is a system of starving yourself to death so you can live a little longer."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Dig the well before you are thirsty."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Dignity does not come in possessing honors, but in deserving them."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Diligence is the mother of success."


Rating: 3.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Diplomacy is more than saying or doing the right things at the right time, it is avoiding saying or doing the wrong things at any time."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Diplomacy is the art of saying 'Nice doggie' until you can find a rock."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Diplomats were invented simply to waste time."


Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Disappointments are to the soul what a thunderstorm is to the air."


Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Disappointments should be cremated, not embalmed."


Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Disbelief in magic can force a poor soul into believing in government and business."


Rating: 5.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Discipline without freedom is tyranny. Freedom without discipline is chaos."


Rating: 5.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Discretion is being able to raise your eyebrow instead of your voice."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Disease is a vital expression of the human organism."

Georg Groddeck
Georg Groddeck "The Book of the It"

Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Disease makes men more physical, it leaves them nothing but body."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Diseases are the price of ill pleasures."


Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"DisneyLand: A people trap operated by a mouse."


Rating: 8.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Divide and rule, a sound motto. Unite and lead, a better one."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Divorce is probably of nearly the same date as marriage. I believe, however, that marriage is some weeks the more ancient."

Voltaire
Voltaire "Philosophical Dictionary"

Rating: 6.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Divorce the past to marry the present and be blessed with a lovely child of future."


Rating: 9.07 (Number of Voters: 15)

"DNA was the first three-dimensional Xerox machine."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Do all the good you can, by all the means you can, in all the ways you can, in all the places you can, at all the times you can, to all the people you can, as long as ever you can."


Rating: 9.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Do not choose for your wife any woman you would not choose as your friend if she were a man."


Rating: 3.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Do not condemn the judgement of another because it differs from your own. You may both be wrong."


Rating: 6.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Do not do unto others as you would that they should do unto you. Their tastes may not be the same."

George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw "Man and Superman"

Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Do not envy a sinner; you don't know what disaster awaits him."


Rating: 3.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Do not fear to be eccentric in opinion, for every opinion now accepted was once eccentric. "


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Do not handicap your children by making their lives easy."

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

Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Do not judge, and you will never be mistaken."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Do not push the river, it will flow by itself."


Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Do not wait for the Last Judgment. It takes place every day."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Do not worry about your difficulties in Mathematics. I can assure you mine are still greater."


Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Do the thing you fear to do and keep on doing it... that is the quickest and surest way ever yet discovered to conquer fear."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Do what you can, with what you have, where you are."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)