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An adventure differs from a mere feat in that it is tied to the externally unattainable. Only one end of the rope is in the hand, the other is not visible, and neither prayers, nor daring, nor reason can shake it free.
– William Bolitho
An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is an adventure wrongly considered.
– G. K. Chesterton
An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered.
– G. K. Chesterton
An affirmation is a strong, positive statement that somthing is already so.
– Shakti Gawain
An age is called Dark, not because the light fails to shine, but because people refuse to see it.
– James Albert Michener
An aged man is but a paltry thing, a tattered coat upon a stick.
– William Butler Yeats
An alarm clock is a device to wake a man up who has no plans or intentions for the future that could make him wake up himself.
– Vikrant Parsai
An alarm clock is a proof that man has to get up and work hard.
– Vikrant Parsai
An alcoholic is someone you don't like who drinks as much as you do.
– Dylan Thomas
An alliance with a powerful person is never safe.
– Phaedrus
An ambassador is a man of virtue sent to lie abroad for his country; a news-writer is a man without virtue who lies at home for himself.
– Sir Henry Wotton, "Reliquae Wottonianae"
An ambassador is an honest man sent abroad to lie for his country.
– Sir Henry Wotton
An American is a man with two arms and four wheels.
– A Chinese Child
An American Monkey after getting drunk on Brandy would never touch it again, and thus is much wiser than most men.
– Charles Darwin
An American tragedy in which we all have played a part. (On Watergate, announcing pardon of former President Richard M Nixon)
– Gerald R. Ford
An American will tinker with anything he can put his hands on. But how rarely can he be persuaded to tinker with an abstract idea.
– Leland Stowe
An angry father is most cruel toward himself.
– Publilius Syrus
An angry man is again angry with himself when he returns to reason.
– Publilius Syrus
An angry man opens his mouth and shuts his eyes.
– Cato the Elder
An answer is always a form of death.
– John Dean
An ant can't make a revolution, but a monkey can do; because it owns a fist! No real revolution is ever possible without fist.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
An aphorism can never be the whole truth; it is either a half-truth or a truth-and-a-half.
– Karl Kraus
An apology Bah Disgusting Cowardly Beneath the dignity of any gentleman, however wrong he might be.
– Baroness Orczy
An apology for the devil it must be remembered that we have heard only one side of the case God has written all the books.
– Samuel Butler
An apology for the devil: it must be remembered that we have heard one side of the case. God has written all the books.
– Samuel Butler

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