All Quotes and Proverbs

"The most fundamental question we can ever ask ourselves is whether or not the universe we live in is friendly or hostile."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The most glorious moments in your life are not the so-called days of success, but rather those days when out of dejection and despair you feel rise in you a challenge to life, and the promise of future accomplishments."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The most important questions in life can never be answered by anyone except oneself."


Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The most important thing about having goals is having one."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The most incredible thing about miracles is that they happen."

Gilbert Keith Chesterton
Gilbert Keith Chesterton "The Father Brown Mystery Series"

Rating: 2.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The most learned are often the most narrow-minded men."


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The most luxurious banquets are made for satiating ones."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The most noble fate a man can endure is to place his own mortal body between his loved home and the war's desolation."

Robert A. Heinlein
Robert A. Heinlein "Starship Troopers"

Rating: 5.17 (Number of Voters: 6)

"The most perfect humour and irony is generally quite unconscious."

Samuel Butler
Samuel Butler "Life and Habit"

Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The most persistent sound which reverberates through man's history is the beating of war drums."


Rating: 7.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The most potent weapon in the hands of the oppressor is the mind of the oppressed."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 6)

"The most radical revolutionary will become a conservative the day after the revolution."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The most remarkable thing about my mother is that for thirty years she served the family nothing but leftovers. The original meal has never been found."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"The most unpardonable sin in society is independence of thought."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do."


Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The most wasted day of all is that during which we have not laughed."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"The motive, principle, and end of the religious life is to make an absolute gift of self to God in a self-forgetting love, to end one's own life in order to make room for God's life."


Rating: 6.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The murals in restaurants are on par with the food in museums."


Rating: 6.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The mystery of government is not how Washington works but how to make it stop."


Rating: 5.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The mystery of love is greater than the mystery of death."


Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The naked truth is always better than the best dressed lie."


Rating: 1.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The natural man has only two primal passions, to get and to beget."

Sir William Osler
Sir William Osler "Science and Immortality"

Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The new electronic interdependence recreates the world in the image of a global village."

Marshall McLuhan
Marshall McLuhan "Gutenberg Galaxy"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The New England conscience ... does not stop you from doing what you shouldn't-it just stops you from enjoying it."


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The next time the devil reminds you of your past, remind him of his future."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The nice part about being a pessimist is that you are constantly being either proven right or pleasantly surprised."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The novelties of one generation are only the resuscitated fashions of the generation before last."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The offender never pardons."


Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The one duty we owe to history is to re-write it."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The one nice thing about sports is that they prove men do have emotions and are not afraid to show them."

Jane O`Reilly
Jane O`Reilly "The Girl I Left Behind"

Rating: 8.50 (Number of Voters: 6)

"The one thing we can never get enough of is love. And the one thing we never give enough of is love."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"The only alternative to coexistence is codestruction."


Rating: 5.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The only difference between a rut and a grave... is in their dimensions."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The only exercise I ever take is walking up hospital stairs to visit friends who've damaged themselves by taking exercise."

Stormont Mancroft
Stormont Mancroft "A Chinaman in My Bath"

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"The only function of economic forecasting is to make astrology look respectable."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance."


Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The only legitimate artists in England are the architects."

Benjamin Haydon
Benjamin Haydon "Correspondence and Table-Talk"

Rating: 5.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The only lesson history has taught us is that man has not yet learned anything from history."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today."


Rating: 6.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The only people to profit from the mistakes of others are biographers."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"The only person worth envying is he person who doesn't envy."


Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The only reason I made a commercial for American Express was to pay for my American Express bill."


Rating: 3.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The only reason why God created man is because he was disappointed with the monkey."


Rating: 5.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The only rules comedy can tolerate are those of taste, and the only limitations those of libel."

James Thurber
James Thurber "Lanterns and Lances"

Rating: 3.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The only thing experience teaches you is what you can't do. When you start, you think you can do anything. And then you start to get a little tired."


Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The only thing in life achieved without effort is failure."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)