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A feverish display of over-zeal, At the first outset, is an obstacle To all success; water, however cold, Will penetrate the ground by slow degrees.
– The Hitopadesa
A few broken bones won't matter; you are not made of bones but of your will power, wisdom and willingness to keep fighting.
– Rahul Katragadda
A few honest men are better than numbers.
– Oliver Cromwell
A few more days, and this essay will follow the Defensio Populi to the dust and silence of the upper shelf... For a month or two it will occupy a few minutes of chat in every drawing-room, and a few columns in every magazine; and it will then be withdrawn, to make room for the forthcoming novelties.
– Thomas Babington Macaulay, 1st Baron Macaulay
A few years ago I made a New Years Resolution never to make another New Years Resolution again and so far it's the only one that I have actually kept.
– Tom Zegan
A fierce unrest seethes at the core, of all existing things:, it was the eager wish to soar, that gave the gods their wings.
– Don Marquis
A film is - or should be - more like music than like fiction. It should be a progression of moods and feelings. The theme, what's behind the emotion, the meaning, all that comes later.
– Stanley Kubrick
A filthy mouth will not utter decent language.
– Chinese Proverb
A financier is a pawnbroker with imagination.
– Arthur Wing Pinero
A fine quotation has really no meaning only when one reads without getting any inspiration from it.
– Vikrant Parsai
A fine quotation is a diamond in the hand of a man of wit and a pebble in the hand of a fool.
– Joseph Roux
A fine quotation is a diamond on the finger of a man of wit, and a pebble in the hand of a fool.
– Joseph Roux
A finished person is a boring person.
– Anna Quindlen
A firewall cant stop an idea
– BaDBoY-ALbania
A firm faith in the universal providence of God is the solution of all earthly troubles.
– B. B. Warfield
A first-rate Organizer is never in a hurry. He is never late. He always keeps up his sleeve a margin for the unexpected.
– Arnold Bennett
A fishing rod is a stick with a hook at one end and a fool at the other.
– Samuel Johnson
A flatterer is a friend who is your inferior, or pretends to be so.
– Aristotle
A flea and a fly
– Ogden Nash
A fondness for satire indicates a mind pleased with irritating others for myself, I never could find amusement in killing flies.
– Jeanne-Marie Roland
A Food For Thought. You ought to do these four things as often as possible. Firstly, you've got to quest for/acquire whatever you need. Secondly, you ought to appreciate/­­enjoy your needs when you finally get/acquire them. Thirdly, you've got to share your needs that you've acquired already with someone else/people out there i.e. someone/people that you are better off or rather the less privileged around you/afar off. The last but never the least. Most importantly, you've got to acknowledge/appreciate/­­glorify the one (God almighty) who gave you the power/grace/life/privelege to quest for/eventually acquire every of your need. For, without him (God) you can't acquire any of your needs. Oh! Yes, you just heard me right as usual, no matter how clever/smart/intelligent/hardworking/academically qualified you may think that you are currently, without God you can't/won't even quest for your needs let alone acquiring them.
– Emeasoba George
A food is not necessarily essential just because your child hates it.
– Katharine Whitehorn
A fool always finds a greater fool to admire him.
– Nicolas Boileau-Despréaux
A fool and his money are soon parted.
– Thomas Tusser
A fool and water will go the way they are diverted.
– African Proverb

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