All Quotes and Proverbs

"A project is complete when it starts working for you, rather than you working for it."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A quitter never wins, and a winner never quits."


Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A real patriot is someone who gets a parking ticket and rejoices that the system works."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A really good detective never gets married."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"A retentative memory may be a good thing, but the ability to forget is the true token of greatness."


Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"A retired husband is a wife's full time job."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 6)

"A revolution is an idea which has found its bayonets."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A revolution is not a bed of roses. A revolution is a struggle to the death between the future and the past."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A revolution is not the same as inviting people to dinner, or writing an essay, or painting a picture. A revolution is an insurrection, an act of violence by which one class overthrows another."


Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A rich man told me recently that a liberal is a man who tells other people what to do with their money."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A right is not what someone gives you; it's what no one can take from you."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A riot is the language of the unheard."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A rose must remain with the sun and the rain or its lovely promise won't come true."

Ray Evans
Ray Evans "To Each His Own"

Rating: 3.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A seafood diet is the best: whenever you see food, eat it."


Rating: 1.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"A sense of humor judges one's actions and the actions of others from a wider reference and a longer view and finds them incongruous. It dampens enthusiasm; it mocks hope; it pardons shortcomings; it consoles failure. It recommends moderation."

Thornton Wilder
Thornton Wilder "The Eighth Day"

Rating: 3.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A sharp tongue and a dull mind are usually found in the same head."


Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A sign of a celebrity is often that his name is worth more than his services."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"A sincere diplomat is like dry water or wooden iron."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A single rose can be my garden... a single friend, my world."


Rating: 5.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A single thankful thought towards heaven is the most perfect of all prayers."

Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
Gotthold Ephraim Lessing "Minna von Barnhelm"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A smart husband buys his wife very fine china so she won't trust him to wash it."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A smile is a curve that sets things straight."


Rating: 3.14 (Number of Voters: 7)

"A smile is the light in the window of your face that tells people you're at home."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A smile is the lighting system of the face, the cooling system of the head and the heating system of the heart."


Rating: 5.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A smile on your face can be felt on anothers heart."


Rating: 3.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A sober man may become a drunkard through being a coward. A brave man may become a coward through being a drunkard."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A solved problem creates two new problems, and the best prescription for happy living is not to solve any more problems than you have to."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A special kind of beauty exists which is born in language, of language, and for language."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A spoon does not know the taste of soup, nor a learned fool the taste of wisdom."


Rating: 7.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A stand can be made against invasion of an army; no stand can be made against invasion of an idea."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 6)

"A statesman is a politician who places himself at the service of the nation. A politician is a statesman who places the nation at his service."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A statesman shears the sheep. A politician skins them."


Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A stupid man's report of what a clever man says is never accurate, because he unconsciously translates what he hears into something that he can understand. "

Bertrand Russell
Bertrand Russell "A History of Western Philosophy"

Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person."


Rating: 6.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A sweetheart is like a big rectifier - she turns AC of loneliness to DC of love."


Rating: 6.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A synonym is a word you use in place of one you can't spell."


Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A tavern is a place where madness is sold by the bottle."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on a cold iron."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A Terrorist is a man with a bomb but no aircraft to drop it from."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 6)

"A theory must be tempered with reality."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A thing is only completely our own when it is a thing of joy to us."


Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A thousand probabilities does not make one fact."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A tree never hits an automobile except in self-defense."


Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A true friend is someone who never get tired of listening your pointless dramas over and over again."


Rating: 5.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A true friend walks in when the world walks out."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A true king is neither husband nor father; he considers his throne and nothing else."


Rating: 5.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A truth spoken before its time is dangerous."


Rating: 6.25 (Number of Voters: 4)