All Quotes and Proverbs

"I am a part of everything that I have read."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I am an anarchist in politics and an impressionist in art as well as a symbolist in literature. Not that I understand what these terms mean, but I take them to be all merely synonyms of pessimist."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I am an optimist, unrepentant and militant. After all, in order not to be a fool an optimist must know how sad a place the world can be. It is only the pessimist who finds this out anew every day."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"I am convinced we do not only love ourselves in others but hate ourselves in others too."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I am for it, and even against it."


Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"I am free of all prejudices. I hate every one equally."


Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"I am in favor of preserving the French habit of kissing ladies hands - after all, one must start somewhere."


Rating: 1.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"I am never in such good company as when I am alone; I am never so busy as when I have nothing to do."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I am not bothered by the fact that I am unknown. I am bothered when I do not know others."


Rating: 1.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; And because I cannot do everything I will not refuse to do the something that I can do."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"I am prepared for the worst, but hope the best."

Benjamin Disraeli
Benjamin Disraeli "The Wondrous Tale of Alroy"

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I base my calculations on the expectation that luck will be against me."


Rating: 5.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else."


Rating: 3.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"I believe in compulsory cannibalism... if people were forced to eat what they kill, we would have no more wars."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I believe in God, only I spell it Nature."


Rating: 7.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I believe in looking reality straight in the eye and denying it."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I believe in the paradox of success through failure."


Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I believe in the sun even if it isn't shining. I believe in love even when I am alone. I believe in God even when He is silent."


Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"I believe managing is like holding a dove in your hand. If you hold it too tightly you kill it, but if you hold it too loosely, you lose it."


Rating: 7.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"I believe that sex is the most beautiful, natural, and wholesome thing that money can buy."


Rating: 3.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"I believe that the best way to prepare fore for a Future Life is to be kind, live one day at a time, and do the work you can do best, doing it as well as you can."


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I bet the worst part about dying is the part where your whole life passes before you."

Jane Wagner
Jane Wagner "The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life [...]"

Rating: 3.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"I call architecture frozen music."


Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"I can accept failure, but I can't accept not trying."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I can not do everything, but I can do something. I must not fail to do the something that I can do."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I cannot believe in a God who wants to be praised all the time."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"I cannot consent to place in the control of others one who cannot control himself."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think."


Rating: 6.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"I can\`t listen to that much Wagner. I start getting the urge to conquer Poland."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"I cry out for order and find it only in art."

Helen Hayes
Helen Hayes "On Reflection"

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends."


Rating: 4.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"I did not become a vegetarian for my health, I did it for the health of the chickens."


Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I did not just fall in love. I made a parachute jump."

Zora Neale Hurston
Zora Neale Hurston "Dust Tracks on a Road"

Rating: 8.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it."


Rating: 8.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I distrust those people who know so well what God wants them to do, because I notice it always coincides with their own desires."


Rating: 3.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"I do not believe in a fate that will fall on us no matter what we do. I do believe in a fate that will fall on us if we do nothing."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"I do not believe in the doctrine of the greatest good of the greatest number. The only real, dignified, human doctrine is the greatest good of all."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forego their use."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"I do not know the American gentleman, God forgive me for putting two such words together."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"I do not know with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones."


Rating: 6.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"I do not take a single newspaper, nor read one a month, and I feel myself infinitely the happier for it."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"I do not want people to be very agreeable, as it saves me the trouble of liking them a great deal."

Jane Austen letter to sister Cassandra
Jane Austen letter to sister Cassandra

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"I don't believe in God, but I miss Him."

Julian Barnes
Julian Barnes "Nothing to Be Frightened Of"

Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"I don't care how much a man talks, if he only says it in a few words."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I don't care what anybody says about me as long as it isn't true."


Rating: 6.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"I don't invent characters because the Almightly has already invented millions. Just like experts at fingerprints do not create fingerprints but learn how to read them."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody."


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his grandson will be."


Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)