All Quotes and Proverbs

"A happy life consists not in the absence, but in the mastery of hardships."

Helen Keller
Helen Keller "The Simplest Way to be Happy"

Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A happy man is too satisfied with the present to dwell too much on the future."


Rating: 5.17 (Number of Voters: 6)

"A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A happy person is one whose arithmetic is at its best when they is counting their blessings."


Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 6)

"A hat should be taken off when you greet a lady and left off for the rest of your life. Nothing looks more stupid than a hat."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A healthful hunger for a great idea is the beauty and blessedness of life."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A healthy body is a guest-chamber for the soul; a sick body is a prison."


Rating: 1.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"A healthy male adult bore consumes each year one and a half times his own weight in other people's patience."


Rating: 6.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A hero is a man who does what he can."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer."


Rating: 7.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A historian is often only a journalist facing backwards."

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

Rating: 7.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A home is not a mere transient shelter: its essence lies in the personalities of the people who live in it."


Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A horse is dangerous at both ends and uncomfortable in the middle."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"A hospital is no place to be sick."


Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A house is no home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."


Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A hungry man is an angry man."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A husband is a man who lost his liberty in pursuit of happiness."


Rating: 6.83 (Number of Voters: 6)

"A husband is the medicine that cures all the ills of girlhood."


Rating: 6.75 (Number of Voters: 8)

"A husband is what is left of a lover, after the nerve has been extracted."

Helen Rowland
Helen Rowland "A Guide to Men"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"A journey is like marriage. The certain way to be wrong is to think you control it."

John Steinbeck
John Steinbeck "Travels With Charley: In Search of America"

Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A kind word never broke anyone's mouth."


Rating: 4.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A king is history's slave."

Lev Tolstoy
Lev Tolstoy "War and Peace"

Rating: 8.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"A kiss can be a comma, a question mark or an exclamation point. That's basic spelling that every woman ought to know."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A lady's imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to matrimony in a moment."

Jane Austen
Jane Austen "Pride and Prejudice"

Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of."


Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"A laugh is a smile with a soundtrack."


Rating: 6.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A lawyer is a learned gentleman who rescues your estate from your enemies and keeps it himself."


Rating: 7.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A lawyer with his briefcase can steal more than a hundred men with guns. "

Mario Puzo
Mario Puzo "The Godfather"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A lawyer's dream of heaven: every man reclaimed his own property at the resurrection, and each tried to recover it from all his forefathers."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A leader is a person you will follow to a place you wouldn't go by yourself."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A leader is one who does not care about his rank and role but remains always responsive to lead, shoulder responsibility, and achieve the goal in such a way that everyone, in and outside the team, respects him for touching their revered souls."


Rating: 9.11 (Number of Voters: 9)

"A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way and shows the way."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A leader must have the courage to act against an expert's advice."


Rating: 7.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A legal kiss is never as good as a stolen one."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"A Letter always seemed to me like Immortality, for is it not the Mind alone, without corporeal friend?"

Emily Dickinson from her letter to James D. Clark
Emily Dickinson from her letter to James D. Clark

Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A liberal is a socialist with a wife and two children."


Rating: 7.43 (Number of Voters: 7)

"A library is thought in cold storage."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A lie has no legs."


Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"A line is a dot that goes for a walk."


Rating: 7.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A literary woman's best critic is her husband."

Elizabeth Stuart Phelps
Elizabeth Stuart Phelps "Chapters from a Life"

Rating: 3.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A little learning is a dangerous thing."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"A lot of fellows nowadays have a B.A., M.D., or Ph.D. Unfortunately, they don't have a J.O.B."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A lot of people mistake a short memory for a clear conscience."


Rating: 6.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A loving heart is the truest wisdom."


Rating: 7.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A man builds a fine house; and now he has a master, and a task for life: he is to furnish, watch, show it, and keep it in repair, the rest of his days."

Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson "Society and Solitude"

Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A man can be happy with any woman as long as he does not love her."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 6)