All Quotes and Proverbs

"Talent is like electricity. We don't understand electricity. We use it."

Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Talent is nothing but a prolonged period of attention and a shortened period of mental assimilation."

Rating: 3.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Talent is nothing if it's not controlled, harnessed and disciplined."

Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Talent is only the starting point."

Rating: 6.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Talent is that which is in a man's power; genius is that in whose power a man is."

Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Talents are best nurtured in solitude. Character is best formed in the stormy billows of the world."

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Talk low, talk slow, and don't talk too much."

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Talking about music is like dancing about architecture."

Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Taste is nothing but an enlarged capacity for receiving pleasure from works of imagination."

William Hazlitt
William Hazlitt "Sketches and Essays"

Rating: 5.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Taxpayer: A government worker with no vacation, no sick leave and no holidays."

Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Teach a child what is wise, that is morality. Teach him what is wise and beautiful, that is religion!"

Aldous Huxley
Aldous Huxley "Aphorisms and Reflections"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Teachers are those who use themselves as bridges, over which they invite their students to cross; then having facilitated their crossing, joyfully collapse, encouraging them to create bridges of their own."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Teachers open the door. You enter by yourself."

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Teamwork is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results."

Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Technological progress is like an axe in the hands of a pathological criminal."

Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Technology is that which separates us from our environment."

Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Television has changed the American child from an irresistible force into an immovable object."

Rating: 6.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Television has proved that people will look at anything rather than each other."

Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Television is bubble gum for the eyes."

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Television is more interesting than people. If it were not, we would have people standing in the corners of our rooms."

Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Television knows no night. It is perpetual day. TV embodies our fear of the dark, of night, of the other side of things."

Jean Baudrillard
Jean Baudrillard "Cool Memories"

Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Tell me - I will forget.
Show me - I might remember.
Involve me - I will understand."

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Tell me and I'll forget; show me and I may remember; involve me and I'll understand."

Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Tell the masses a lie often enough and for long enough, sooner or later they will all believe it."

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Telling lies is a fault in a boy, an art in a lover, an accomplishment in a bachelor, and second-nature in a married man."

Helen Rowland
Helen Rowland "A Guide to Men"

Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Temptation is an irresistible force at work on a movable body."

Henry Louis Mencken
Henry Louis Mencken "A Mencken Chrestomathy"

Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Temptation is the woman's weapon and the man's excuse."

Henry Louis Mencken
Henry Louis Mencken "A Mencken Chrestomathy"

Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Ten men in our country could buy the whole world and ten million can't buy enough to eat."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Terrorism is the war of the poor, and war is the terrorism of the rich."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Tests are a gift. And great tests are a great gift. To fail the test is a misfortune. But to refuse the test is to refuse the gift, and something worse, more irrevocable, than misfortune."

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"That I exist is a perpetual surprise which is life."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"That is happiness; to be dissolved into something complete and great."

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"That is the essence of science: ask an impertinent question, and you are on the way to a pertinent answer."

Jacob Bronowski
Jacob Bronowski "The Ascent of Man"

Rating: 8.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"That man is good who does good to others; if he suffers on account of the good he does, he is very good."

Rating: 5.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"That man is richest whose pleasures are the cheapest."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"That which is static and repetitive is boring. That which is dynamic and random is confusing. In between lies art."

Rating: 2.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"That which seems the height of absurdity in one generation often becomes the height of wisdom in the next."

Rating: 6.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"That woman speaks eighteen languages and can't say No in any of them."

Rating: 2.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"That's life. Whichever way you turn, fate sticks out a foot to trip you."

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"That's one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"That's the secret to life... replace one worry with another..."

Charles Monroe Schulz
Charles Monroe Schulz "Charlie Brown"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The ability to delude yourself may be an important survival tool."

Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The ability to focus attention on important things is a defining characteristic of intelligence."

Robert J. Shiller
Robert J. Shiller "Irrational Exuberance"

Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The ability to quote is a serviceable substitute for wit."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The ability to simplify means to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The advantage of having a bad memory is that you can enjoy the same good things for the first time several times."

Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The aeroplane has unveiled for us the true face of the earth."

Saint-Exupery-Antoine-de "Wind, Sand, and Stars"

Rating: 3.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The American who first discovered Columbus made a bad discovery."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 4)