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When the speaker and he to whom he is speaks do not understand, that is metaphysics.

Attorney General William


Another such victory over the Romans, and we are undone.

Blake William


The worst sin towards our fellow creatures is not to hate them, but to be indifferent to them; that's the essence of inhumanity.

Blake William


When you are about to die, a wombat is better than no company at all.

Blake William


Rotten wood cannot be carved.

Blake William


The only "ism" Hollywood believes in is plagiarism.

Blake William


At twenty-six, Kate, though not promiscuous, had slept with most of the decent men in public life.

Buckley William F.


May you live in uninteresting times.

Buckley William F.


There are two ways of disliking poetry; one way is to dislike it, the other is to read Pope.

Burroughs William


God is really only another artist. He invented the giraffe, the elephant and the cat. He has no real style, He just goes on trying other things.

Burroughs William S.


Persons attempting to find a motive in this narrative will be prosecuted; persons attempting to find a moral in it will be banished; persons attempting to find a plot in it will be shot. By Order of the Author

Channing William Ellery


All art is but imitation of nature.

Clarence Darrow to William


Young men, hear an old man to whom old men hearkened when he was young.

Faulkner William


So far as we are human, what we do must be either evil or good: so far as we do evil or good, we are human: and it is better, in a paradoxical way, to do evil than to do nothing: at least we exist.

Faulkner William


It seems to me that nearly every woman I know wants a man who knows how to love with authority. Women are simple souls who like simple things, and one of the simplest is one of the simplest to give. ... Our family airedale will come clear across t

Garrison William Lloyd


If a man stay away from his wife for seven years, the law presumes the separation to have killed him; yet according to our daily experience, it might well prolong his life.

Halsey Admiral William


A vacuum is a hell of a lot better than some of the stuff that nature replaces it with.

Hazlitt William


THE MX IS GOOD FOR THE ECONOMY. One important reason we have a Defense Department is that when we give it money, it spends it, which creates jobs, whereas if we left the money in the hands of civilians, we don't know what they'd do with it. Probabl

Hodder-Williams Christopher


Death is a spirit leaving a body, sort of like a shell leaving the nut behind.

James William


Lay off the muses, it's a very tough dollar.

James William


The hater of property and of government takes care to have his warranty deed recorded, and the book written against fame and learning has the author's name on the title page.

LeoGrande William


If a jury in a criminal trial stays out for more than twenty-four hours, it is certain to vote acquittal, save in those instances where it votes guilty.

Morris William


Animals can be driven crazy by putting too many in too small a pen. Homo sapiens is the only animal that voluntarily does this to himself.

Orton William


A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds.

Penn William


Repartee is something we think of twenty-four hours too late.

Shake William


They are ill discoverers that think there is no land, when they can see nothing but sea.

Shake William


The brotherhood of man is not a mere poet's dream; it is a most depressing and humiliating reality.

Shake William


Confess your sins to the Lord and you will be forgiven; confess them to man and you will be laughed at.

Shake William


The [Ford Foundation] is a large body of money completely surrounded by people who want some.

Shake William


No one regards what is before his feet; we all gaze at the stars.

Shake William


No problem is so formidable that you can't just walk away from it.

Shake William


You men out there probably think you already know how to dress for success. You know, for example, that you should not wear leisure suits or white plastic belts and shoes, unless you are going to a costume party disguised as a pig farmer vacationing

Shake William


For every bloke who makes his mark, there's half a dozen waiting to rub it out.

Shake William


You're always thinking you're gonna be the one that makes 'em act different.

Shake William


Russia has abolished God, but so far God has been more tolerant.

Shake William


Never take a resume seriously. Resumes only make money for the people who write the resumes. No resume ever tells an employer how many times a job applicant has had the clap. Why, indeed, would anyone hire a person based on a resume written by a

Shakes William


Consider well the proportions of things. It is better to be a young June-bug than an old bird of paradise.

Shakes William


When in doubt, do it. It's much easier to apologize than to get permission.

Shakesp William


In every country and every age, the priest has been hostile to Liberty.

Shakesp William


He who knows, does not speak. He who speaks, does not know.

Shakesp William


If you talk to God, you are praying; if God talks to you, you have schizophrenia.

Shakespear William


If you want to know what god thinks of money, just look at the people he gave it to.

Shakespear William


Let your conscience be your guide.

Shakespear William


The goys have proven the following theorem...

Shakespear William


Given a choice between grief and nothing, I'd choose grief.

Shakespear William


The human race is a race of cowards; and I am not only marching in that procession but carrying a banner.

Shakespeare William


I'd just as soon kiss a Wookie.

Shakespeare William


Having nothing, nothing can he lose.

Shakespeare William


Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.

Shakespeare William


Chapter 1 The story so far: In the beginning the Universe was created. This has made a lot of people very angry and been widely regarded as a bad move.

Shakespeare William


What kind of sordid business are you on now? I mean, man, whither goest thou? Whither goest thou, America, in thy shiny car in the night?

Shakespeare William


When I was in school, I cheated on my metaphysics exam: I looked into the soul of the boy sitting next to me.

Shakespeare William


I am a man: nothing human is alien to me.

Shakespeare William


You must be the change you wish to see in the world.

Shakespeare William


Common sense is instinct, and enough of it is genius.

Shakespeare William


When I reflect upon the number of disagreeable people who I know who have gone to a better world, I am moved to lead a different life.

Shakespeare William


War spares not the brave, but the cowardly.

Shakespeare William


Instead of loving your enemies, treat your friends a little better.

Shakespeare William


Once there lived a village of creatures along the bottom of a great crystal river. Each creature in its own manner clung tightly to the twigs and rocks of the river bottom, for clinging was their way of life, and resisting the current what each had

Shakespeare William


Love thy neighbor as thyself, but choose your neighborhood.

Shakespeare William


If a nation values anything more than freedom, it will lose its freedom; and the irony of it is that if it is comfort or money it values more, it will lose that, too.

Shakespeare William


Someday we'll look back on this moment and plow into a parked car.

Shakespeare William


Slaves are generally expected to sing as well as to work ... I did not, when a slave, understand the deep meanings of those rude, and apparently incoherent songs. I was myself within the circle, so that I neither saw nor heard as those without might

Shakespeare William


The major advances in civilization are processes that all but wreck the societies in which they occur.

White William Allen


"There is a God, but He drinks"

White William Allen


"I don't mind going nowhere as long as it's an interesting path."

William


It is not the critic who counts, or how the strong man stumbled, or whether the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood, who strives vali

William Gibson


This novel is not to be tossed lightly aside, but to be hurled with great force.

William S. Paley


To avoid criticism, do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.

William Shakespeare


You buy a judge by weight, like iron in a junk yard. A justice of the peace or a magistrate can be had for a five-dollar bill. In the municipal courts, he will cost you ten. In the circuit or superior courts, he wants fifteen. The state appellate

William Shakespeare


"...The name of the song is called 'Haddocks' Eyes'!" "Oh, that's the name of the song, is it?" Alice said, trying to feel interested. "No, you don't understand," the Knight said, looking a little vexed. "That's what the name is called. The nam

William Shakespeare


You roll my log, and I will roll yours.

William Shakespeare


Education and religion are two things not regulated by supply and demand. The less of either the people have, the less they want.

William Shakespeare


Mike: "The Fourth Dimension is a shambles?" Bernie: "Nobody ever empties the ashtrays. People are SO inconsiderate."

Williams H.H.


When we are planning for posterity, we ought to remember that virtue is not hereditary.

Williams Robin


Plato, by the way, wanted to banish all poets from his proposed Utopia because they were liars. The truth was that Plato knew philosophers couldn't compete successfully with poets.

Williams Tennessee


A good scapegoat is hard to find. A guilty conscience is the mother of invention.

Williams Robin


No matter whether th' constitution follows th' flag or not, th' supreme court follows th' iliction returns.

Williamson Ren'e de Visme


Education is what survives when what has been learnt has been forgotten.

Williamson Nicol


I knew her before she was a virgin.

Williamson Dr. Paul


Rincewind looked down at him and grinned slowly. It was a wide, manic, and utterly humourless rictus. It was the sort of grin that is normally accompanied by small riverside birds wandering in and out, picking scraps out of the teeth.

Yeats William Butler





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