All Quotes and Proverbs

"The French are nice people. I allow them to sing and to write, and they allow me to do whatever I like."

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The French courage proceeds from vanity - the German from phlegm - the Turkish from fanaticism and opium - the Spanish from pride - the English from coolness - the Dutch from obstinacy - the Russian from insensibility - but the Italian from anger."

Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The function of the actor is to make the audience imagine for the moment that real things are happening to real people."

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"The function of the imagination is not to make strange things settled, so much as to make settled things strange."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The fundamental defect of fathers is that they want their children to be a credit to them."

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The fundamental evil of the world arose from the fact that the good Lord has not created money enough.."

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams."

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"The future belongs to those who give the next generation reason for hope."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The future is a better key to the present than the past."

Rating: 3.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The future is here. It's just not widely distributed yet."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The future is much like the present, only longer."

Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"The future is no place to place your better days."

Rating: 6.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The future starts today, not tomorrow."

Rating: 5.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The genius of Einstein leads to Hiroshima."

Rating: 5.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The gilded sheath of pity sometimes covers the dagger of envy."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The girl who can't dance says the band can't play."

Rating: 6.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The girl with a future avoids a man with a past."

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"The glass is not half-empty, it's just twice as big as it needs to be."

Rating: 8.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The goal of science is to build better mousetraps. The goal of nature is to build better mice."

Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The gods too are fond of a joke."

Rating: 6.83 (Number of Voters: 6)

"The golden rule is that there are no golden rules."

Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The good is, like nature, an immense landscape in which man advances through centuries of exploration."

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

Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge."

Bertrand Russell
Bertrand Russell "What I Believe"

Rating: 3.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow."

Rating: 5.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The government is best which makes itself unnecessary."

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The grand essentials of happiness are: something to do, something to love, and something to hope for."

Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The grand style arises when beauty wins a victory over the monstrous."

Rating: 1.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The gratitude of most men is but a secret desire to receive even greater benefits."

Rating: 5.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The grave is still the best shelter against the storms of destiny."

Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The great act of faith is when a man decides he is not God."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The great advantage of a hotel is that it's a refuge from home life."

George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw "You Never Can Tell"

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The great artist is the simplifier."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The great book of nature is written in mathematical symbols."

Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The great nations have always acted like gangsters and the small nations like prostitutes."

Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The great thing about democracy is that it gives every voter a chance to do something stupid."

Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The great thing about human language is that it prevents us from sticking to the matter at hand."

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"The great tragedy of science - the slaying of a beautiful theory by an ugly fact."

Thomas Henry Huxley
Thomas Henry Huxley "Collected Essays"

Rating: 6.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The great use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it."

Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The great victories are never won in the first blow."

Rating: 7.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The great wars of the present age are the effects of the study of history."

Rating: 3.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The greater the ignorance the greater the dogmatism."

Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The greatest barrier to consciousness is the belief that one is already conscious."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"The greatest enemy of individual freedom is the individual himself."

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence."

Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The greatest good you can do for another is not just share your riches, but to reveal to him his own."

Rating: 4.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes."

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one."

Elbert Green Hubbard
Elbert Green Hubbard "The Note Book of Elbert Hubbard"

Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)