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We'll try to cooperate fully with the IRS, because, as citizens, we feel a strong patriotic duty not to go to jail.

V Kurt

She applies her lipstick in spite of its contents: "greasy rouge, containing crushed and dried insect corpses for coloring, beeswax for stiffness, and olive oil to help it flow - the latter having the unfortunate tendency to go rancid several hours a

V Kurt

We are giving instruction to FBI agents in the various Chinese dialects ... to handle present and likely future contingencies.

Vader Darth

Lansdale seized on the idea of using Nixon to build support for the [Vietnamese] elections ... really honest elections, this time. "Oh, sure, honest, yes, that's right," Nixon said, "so long as you win!" With that he winked, drove his elbow into La

Valery Paul

"We should declare war on North Vietnam. We could pave the whole country and put parking strips on it, and still be home by Christmas."

Valery Paul

Classical music is the kind we keep thinking will turn into a tune.

Values Symbols and

It is not enough that I should succeed. Others must fail.

Vare Daniele

Take the folks at Coca-Cola. For many years, they were content to sit back and make the same old carbonated beverage. It was a good beverage, no question about it; generations of people had grown up drinking it and doing the experiment in sixth gr

Varro Marcus Terentius

The sky is blue so we know where to stop mowing.

Varro Marcus Terentius

Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.

Vasquez Tiburcio

Few things are harder to put up with than the annoyance of a good example.

Vaughan Bill

There are no manifestos like cannon and musketry.

Vaughn Bill

The only "ism" Hollywood believes in is plagiarism.


The shortest distance between two points is under construction.

Veeck Bill

There is no character, howsoever good and fine, but it can be destroyed by ridicule, howsoever poor and witless. Observe the ass, for instance: his character is about perfect, he is the choicest spirit among all the humbler animals, yet see what rid

Veeck Bill

Sensible and responsible women do not want to vote.

Vega Lope de

There are many of us in this old world of ours who hold that things break about even for all of us. I have observed, for example, that we all get about the same amount of ice. The rich get it in the summer and the poor get it in the winter.

Veiled Minna Antrim

If a thing's worth doing, it is worth doing badly.

Venkman Dr. Peter

History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree on.

Vidal Gore

If you go on with this nuclear arms race, all you are going to do is make the rubble bounce.

Vidal Gore

Robert Kennedy's 1964 Senatorial campaign planners told him that their intention was to present him to the television viewers as a sincere, generous person. "You going to use a double?" asked Kennedy. Thumbing through a promotional pamphlet prep

Vidal Gore

The Law, in its majestic equality, forbids the rich, as well as the poor, to sleep under the bridges, to beg in the streets, and to steal bread.

Vidal Gore

With women, I've got a long bamboo pole with a leather loop on the end of it. I slip the loop around their necks so they can't get away or come too close. Like catching snakes.

Vidal Gore

If I love you, what business is it of yours?

Vidal Gore

The first Rotarian was the first man to call John the Baptist "Jack."

Vidal Gore

Alas, I am dying beyond my means.

VietNam Good Morning

One of the lessons of history is that nothing is often a good thing to do and always a clever thing to say.

Villa Pancho

Never look a gift horse in the mouth.

Vinci Leonardo da

Receiving a million dollars tax free will make you feel better than being flat broke and having a stomach ache.

Vinci Leonardo da

"Hi, I'm Preston A. Mantis, president of Consumers Retail Law Outlet. As you can see by my suit and the fact that I have all these books of equal height on the shelves behind me, I am a trained legal attorney. Do you have a car or a job? Do you ever


Conscience doth make cowards of us all.

Virginia Woolf

The world's great men have not commonly been great scholars, nor its great scholars great men.


You probably wouldn't worry about what people think of you if you could know how seldom they do.


With Congress, every time they make a joke it's a law; and every time they make a law it's a joke.


Man is a military animal, glories in gunpowder, and loves parade.


We could do that, but it would be wrong, that's for sure.


Dying is easy. Comedy is difficult.


The only reward of virtue is virtue.


If you're like most homeowners, you're afraid that many repairs around your home are too difficult to tackle. So, when your furnace explodes, you call in a so-called professional to fix it. The "professional" arrives in a truck with lettering on t


There cannot be a crisis next week. My schedule is already full.


All men know the utility of useful things; but they do not know the utility of futility.

Vonnegu Bokonon

I have seen the future and it is just like the present, only longer.

Vonnegut Kurt

were found to be wearing neckwear that was tighter than their neck circumference. The visual discrimination of the 22 subjects was evaluated using a critical flicker frequency (CFF) test. Results of the CFF test indicated that tight neckwear signifi

Vries Peter de

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


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