All Quotes and Proverbs

"Few people think more than two or three times a year; I have made an international reputation for myself by thinking once or twice a week."

Rating: 6.86 (Number of Voters: 7)

"Few speeches which have produced an electrical effect on an audience can bear the colourless photography of a printed record."

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Few things are as painful as the truth realized too late."

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Few things are harder to put up with than the annoyance of a good example."

Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Few things are more satisfying than seeing your own children have teenagers of their own."

Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Fiction gives us a second chance that life denies us."

Rating: 1.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Fiction is not imagination. It is what anticipates imagination by giving it the form of reality."

Jean Baudrillard
Jean Baudrillard "Utopia Achieved"

Rating: 6.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Fiction is the truth inside the lie."

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Fidelity to roots does not mean a mechanical copying of the patterns of the past. Fidelity to roots is always creative, ready to descend into the depths, open to new challenges."

Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Fight the enemy with the weapons he lacks."

Rating: 8.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Film is like a personal diary, a notebook or a monologue by someone who tries to justify himself before a camera."

Rating: 6.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Film music is like small lamp that you place below the screen to warm it."

Rating: 8.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Finance is the art of passing currency from hand to hand until it finally disappears."

Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Find out what you like doing best and get someone to pay you for doing it."

Rating: 6.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Find purpose, the means will follow."

Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Finding your passion is about connecting the dots between your head and your heart."

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Fire and water have no mercy."

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"First Law of Cooking: A Hot pot looks exactly the same as a cold pot."

Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"First say to yourself what you would be; and then do what you have to do."

Rating: 7.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"First the doctor told me the good news: I was going to have a disease named after me."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"First you take a drink, then the drink takes a drink, then the drink takes you."

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"First you use machines, then you wear machines, and then ...? Then you serve machines."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Fish begins to stink at the head."

Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Fish, to taste good, must swim three times: in water, in butter, and in wine."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Fishing is much more than fish. It is the great occasion when we may return to the fine simplicity of our forefathers."

Rating: 6.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Five out of four people have problems with fractions."

Rating: 3.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Flattery corrupts both the receiver and the giver."

Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Flattery is like cologne water, to be smelt of, not swallowed."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Flattery makes friends and truth makes enemies."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Flowers are the sweetest things God ever made and forgot to put a soul into."

Henry Ward Beecher
Henry Ward Beecher "Life Thoughts"

Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Focus 90% of your time on solutions and only 10% of your time on problems."

Anthony J. D`Angelo
Anthony J. D`Angelo "The College Blue Book"

Rating: 3.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Folks who never do any more than they are paid for will never get paid for any more than they do."

Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Follow the fellow who follows a dream."

E.Y. Harburg
E.Y. Harburg "Finian's Rainbow"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Food first, then morality."

Bertolt Brecht
Bertolt Brecht "The Threepenny Opera"

Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Food is an important part of a balanced diet."

Rating: 4.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Food probably has a very great influence on the condition of men. Wine exercises a more visible influence, food does it more slowly but perhaps just as surely. Who knows if a well-prepared soup was not responsible for the pneumatic pump or a poor one for a war?"

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Fool me once, shame on you; fool me twice, shame on me."

Rating: 3.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Fools learn nothing from wise men; but wise men learn much from fools."

Rating: 1.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"For a creative writer possession of the "truth" is less important than emotional sincerity."

George Orwell
George Orwell "Inside the Whale and Other Essays"

Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"For an actress to be a success, she must have the face of a Venus, the brains of a Minerva, the grace of Terpsichore, the memory of a Macaulay, the figure of Juno, and the hide of a rhinoceros."

Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"For every joy there is a price to be paid."

Egyptian Proverbs (from ancient temple)
Egyptian Proverbs (from ancient temple)

Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 6)

"For God is not against us because of our sin. He is with us; against our sin."

Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"For good, return good. For evil, return justice."

Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"For male and female alike, the bodies of the other sex are messages signaling what we must do-they are glowing signifiers of our own necessities."

Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"For myself, I am an optimist - it does not seem to be much use being anything else."

Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"For the person for whom small things do not exist, the great is not great."

Jose Ortega y Gasset
Jose Ortega y Gasset "Meditations on Quixote"

Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"For what do we live, but to make sport for our neighbours, and laugh at them in our turn?"

Jane Austen
Jane Austen "Pride and Prejudice"

Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"For, I ask, what is man in Nature? A cypher compared with the Infinite, an All compared with Nothing, a mean between nothing and all."

Blaise Pascal
Blaise Pascal "Pensées"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 1)