Found 1,287 quotes starting with B:

Bohemia has no banner. It survives by discretion.
– Tennessee WilliamsRate it:
Boldness in itself is genius.
– L. Ron HubbardRate it:
Bombs do not choose. They will hit everything.
– Nikita KhrushchevRate it:
Bon dimanche! aujourd'hui est dimanche, votre jour spécial pour se détendre, profiter et partager le bonheur, de rires et d'amour avec votre famille et vos amis. vous méritez certainement pour profiter du week-end et surtout dimanche, après sourciller toutes ces boules de courbe (curve balls) que la vie avait jetés à vous pendant la semaine dernières. afin dimanche est sûrement votre super brillante journée ensoleillée. Avoir du plaisir, et faire un grand dimanche!
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Bond. James Bond.
– Ian FlemingRate it:
Bone-white driftwood maroons on the sand. Dunes wall in the strand. An island offshore is an overturned teacup. The gulls have abandoned the sea for the roof of the Surf Club.
– Kirby WrightRate it:
Bons leaders comprennent pas toujours que le leadership est ni un prix de reconnaissance, ni une licence pour exécuter le pouvoir, mais il est une grande responsabilité pour faire ressortir le meilleur chez les autres tout en respectant leurs objectifs organisationnels.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Book dedication To myself, without whose inspired and tireless efforts this book would not have been possible.
– Al JaffeeRate it:
Book love... is your pass to the greatest, the purest, and the most perfect pleasure that God has prepared for His creatures.
– Anthony TrollopeRate it:
Books and marriage go ill together.
– MolièreRate it:
Books are for only those who can live without television.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
Books are hindrances to persisting stupidity.
– Spanish ProverbRate it:
Books are not made for furniture, but there is nothing else that so beautifully furnishes a house.
– Henry Ward BeecherRate it:
Books are not made to be believed, but to be subjected to inquiry.
– Umberto EcoRate it:
Books are pleasant, but if by being over-studious we impair our health and spoil our good humour, two of the best things we have, let us give it over. I, for my part, am one of those who think no fruit derived from them can recompense so great a loss.
– MontaigneRate it:
Books are standing counselors and preachers, always at hand, and always disinterested; having this advantage over oral instructors, that they are ready to repeat their lesson as often as we please.
– Oswald ChambersRate it:
Books are the carriers of civilization. Without books, history is silent, literature dumb, science crippled, thought and speculation at a standstill.
– Barbara TuchmanRate it:
Books are the carriers of civilization. Without books, history is silent, literature dumb, science crippled, thought and speculation at a standstill. I think that there is nothing, not even crime, more opposed to poetry, to philosophy, ay, to life itself than this incessant business.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
Books are the legacies that a great genius leaves to mankind, which are delivered down from generation to generation as presents to the posterity of those who are yet unborn.
– Joseph AddisonRate it:
Books are the quietest and most constant of friends they are the most accessible and wisest of counsellors, and the most patient of teachers.
– Charles W. EliotRate it:
Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counsellors, and the most patient of teachers.
– Charles W. Eliot, The Happy Life, 1896Rate it:
Books are the way the dead talk to the living.
– Laurie AndersonRate it:
Books choose their authors; the act of creation is not entirely a rational and conscious one.
– Salman RushdieRate it:
Books get older as well; their body also wears out, but unlike us, their brain remains forever young!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Books give not wisdome where none was before, But where some is, there reading makes it more.
– Sir John HaringtonRate it:

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