Found 526 quotes starting with R:

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– Stephanie D Love
R&b and pop presented by the bay area cofield twins that brings Duality to their audience
– Duality
Race! It is a feeling, not a reality: ninety-five percent, at least, is a feeling. Nothing will ever make me believe that biologically pure races can be shown to exist today. Amusingly enough, not one of those who have proclaimed the "nobility" of the Teutonic race was himself a Teuton. Gobineau was a Frenchman, Chamberlain, an Englishman; Woltmann, a Jew; Lapouge, another Frenchman.
– Benito Mussolini
Racism, pollution and the rest of it are themselves very close to extinction.
– R. Buckminster Fuller, Playboy Interview - February 1972
Racism? But isn't it only a form of misanthropy?
– Joseph Brodsky
Radio is a bag of mediocrity where little men with carbon minds wallow in sluice of their own making.
– Fred Allen
Rage is the only quality which has kept me, or anybody I have ever studied, writing columns for newspapers.
– Jimmy Breslin
Rain makes the sun shine brighter.
– Kathy Ann Jensen
Rain never understands why people hide under their umbrellas! Let us make a surprise to the rain by closing our umbrellas!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Rain usually makes me feel mellow. Curl up in the corner time, slow down, smell the furniture. Today it just makes me feel wet.
– Jeff Melvoin
Raise your sail one foot and you get ten feet of wind.
– Chinese Proverb
Raising right question is awakening; getting its answer is stimulating; But, nothing better than the best is finding the right answer to the right question.
– Anuj Somany
Raising right question is awakening; getting its answer is stimulating; But, nothing better than the best is finding the right answer to the right question.”
– Anuj Somany
RAMO VIGRAHAVAN DHARMA
– Ramayana
Rank does not confer privilege or give power. It imposes responsibility.
– Louis
Rap music... sounds like somebody feeding a rhyming dictionary to a popcorn popper.
– Tom Robbins
Rare is the person who can weigh the faults of others without putting his thumb on the scales.
– Byron J. Langenfeld
Rarely do great beauty and great virtue dwell together.
– Petrarch
Rarely do we find men who willingly to engage in hard, solid thinking. There is an almost universal quest for easy answers and half-baked solutions. Nothing pains some people more than having to think.
– Martin Luther King, Jr.
Rarely have so many people been so wrong about so much.
– Richard Milhous Nixon
Rash indeed is he who reckons on the morrow, or haply on days beyond it for tomorrow is not, until today is past.
– Sophocles
Rash indeed is he who reckons on the morrow, or haply on days beyond it; for tomorrow is not, until today is past.
– Sophocles, Trachiniae
Rast ich, so rost ich. (When I rest, I rust.)
– German proverb
Rather do what is nothing in the purpose than to be idle, that the devil may find thee doing. The bird that sits is easily shot when the fliers escape the fowler. Idleness is the Dead Sea that swallows all the virtues, and is the self-made sepulcher of a living man.
– Francis Quarles
Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud.
– Sophocles
Rather skin a carcass for pay in the public streets than be idly dependent on charity.
– The Talmud
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
– Henry David Thoreau
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth. I sat at a table where were rich food and wine in abundance, and obsequious attendance, but sincerity and truth were not; and I went away hungry from the inhospitable board.
– Henry David Thoreau, "Walden," the Conclusion
Rationality is the recognition of the fact that nothing can alter the truth and nothing can take precedence over that act of perceiving it.
– Ayn Rand
Reach high, for stars lie hidden in your soul. Dream deep, for every dream precedes the goal.
– Pamela Vaull Starr
Reach high, for the stars lie hidden in your soul. Dream deep, for every dream precedes the goal.
– Pamela Vaull Starr
Reactionary: A man walking backwards with his face to the future.
– Aneurin Bevan
Read good, big important things.
– Peggy Noonan
Read much, but not many books.
– Benjamin Franklin
Read my lips--NO NEW TAXES!
– George Herbert Walker Bush, Nov. 1988
Read not books alone, but men, and amongst them chiefly thyself. If thou find anything questionable there, use the commentary of a severe friend rather than the gloss of a sweet lipped flatterer; there is more profit in a distasteful truth than in deceitful sweetness.
– Francis Quarles
Read not to contradict and confute, not to believe and take for granted, not to find talk and discourse, but to weigh and consider.
– Francis Bacon
Read not to contradict and confute…nor to find talk and discourse, but to weigh and consider.
– Sir Francis Bacon, O Magazine, April 2003
Read over your compositions, and wherever you meet with a passage which you think is particularly fine, strike it out.
– Samuel Johnson
Read universally; think universally; live universally!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Read, every day, something no one else is reading. Think, every day, something no one else is thinking. Do, every day, something no one else would be silly enough to do. It is bad for the mind to be always part of unanimity.
– Christopher Morley
Read, every day, something no one else is reading. Think, every day, something no one else is thinking. Do, every day, something no one else would be silly enough to do. It is bad for the mind to continually be part of unanimity.
– Christopher Morley
Reader, suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a member of Congress. But I repeat myself.
– Mark Twain
Readers are plentiful thinkers are rare.
– Harriet Martineau
Readers are plentiful: thinkers are rare.
– Harriet Martineau
Readers are plentiful; thinkers are rare.
– Harriet Martineau
Readily people do not accept any ordinary to behave like an extraordinary unless and until some extraordinary but preferably wealthy approves him to be not ordinary.
– Anuj Somany
Readiness of speech is often inability to hold the tongue.
– Jean Baptiste Rousseau
Reading by itself is certainly not sufficient to breed wistfulness; a natural-born peculiarity of wisdom ought to exist in one's very brain cells, and reflected on his very deep beliefs and thoughts..
– The wise Pharoah Moe
Reading furnishes the mind only with material for knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
– John Locke
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
– John Locke
Reading is sometimes an ingenious device for avoiding thought.
– Sir Arthur Helps
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
– Sir Richard Steele
Reading made Don Quixote a gentleman. Believing what he read made him mad.
– George Bernard Shaw
Reading maketh a full man, conference a ready man, and writing an exact man.
– Francis Bacon
Reading music is the skill, while interpretation is the gift.
– anonymous
Reading musses up my mind.
– Henry Ford
Reading this book is like waiting for the first shoe to drop.
– Ralph Novak
Reading transports me. I can go anywhere and never leave my chair. It lets me shake hands with new ideas.
– Rolfe Neill
Reading well is one of the great pleasures that solitude can afford you.
– Harold Bloom
Reading, after a certain age, diverts the mind too much from its creative pursuits. Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.
– Albert Einstein
Ready comprehension is often a knee-jerk response and the most dangerous form of understanding. It blinks an opaque screen over your ablility to learn. The judgemental precedents of law function that way, littering your path with dead ends. Be warned. Understand nothing. All comprehension is temporary.
– Frank Herbert, Chapterhouse Dune, Mentat Fixe
Ready money works great cures.
– French Proverb
Ready tears are a sign of treachery, not of grief.
– Publilius Syrus
Reagan won because he ran against Jimmy Carter. Had he run unopposed he would have lost.
– Mort Sahl
Real and solid happiness springs from moderation.
– Goethe
Real art is without irony. Irony distances the author from his material. Irony is a product of something. It's not the reason for doing something. Irony is a cheap shot.
– Robert Altman
Real artists ship.
– Steve Jobs
Real education must ultimately be limited to men who insist on knowing. The rest is mere sheep-herding.
– Ezra Loomis Pound
Real education should educate us out of self into something far finer into a selflessness which links us with all humanity.
– Lady Nancy Astor
Real education should educate us out of self into something far finer; into a selflessness which links us with all humanity.
– Nancy Astor
Real excellence and humility are not incompatible one with the other, on the contrary they are twin sisters.
– Jean Baptiste Lacordaire
Real firmness is good for anything; strut is good for nothing.
– Alexander Hamilton
Real freedom lies in wildness, not in civilization.
– Charles Lindbergh
Real friends help you succeed while fake friends try to destroy your future
– Unknown
Real friendship is shown in times of trouble prosperity is full of friends.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Real generosity is doing something nice for someone who will never find it out.
– Frank A. Clark
Real generosity toward the future consists in giving all to what is present.
– Albert Camus
Real glory springs from the silent conquest of ourselves.
– Joseph P. Thompson
Real happiness is cheap enough, yet how dearly we pay for its counterfeit.
– Hosea Ballou
Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody's going to know whether you did it or not.
– Oprah Winfrey
Real joy comes not from ease or riches or from the praise of men, but from doing something worthwhile.
– Sir Wilfred Grenfell
Real joy, which comes from loving to do good things without wanting to be repaid, is the reward that lasts forever.
– Emanuel Swedenborg, From the book "New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine" #155
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
– Confucius
Real knowledge, like everything else of value, is not to be obtained easily. It must be worked for, studied for, thought for, and, more that all, must be prayed for.
– Thomas Arnold
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
– Jiddu Krishnamurti
Real life is, to most men, a long second-best, a perpetual compromise between the ideal and the possible but the world of pure reason knows no compromise, no practical limitations, no barrier to the creative activity.
– Bertrand Russell
Real love and Sun have something in common; they are so bright that they don't have shadows, they are free of darkness!..
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Real love is a permanently self-enlarging experience.
– M Scott Peck
Real love is a pilgrimage. It happens when there is no strategy, but it is very rare because most people are strategists.
– Anita Brookner
Real love is when you don’t need to tell each other everything.
– Vikrant Parsai
Real love stories never have endings.
– Richard Bach
Real meaningful endeavours, the biggies in human existence, often require the sacrifice of others.
– Andrew Schneider
Real men aren't afraid of childish accusations. (Quite the paradox eh?)
– Craig Friebolin
Real misanthropes are not found in solitude, but in the real world since it is experience of life, and not philosophy, which produces real hatred of mankind.
– Giacomo Leopardi
Real obstacles don't take you in circles. They can be overcome. Invented ones are like a maze.
– Barbara Sher
Real people conceive originality then think, write but never read of others’ posts to copy to follow and the copycats follow exactly the opposite direction i.e. read of others' posts, write but never think and conceive originality.
– Anuj Somany
Real philosophy seeks rather to solve than to deny.
– Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton
real politics is such a process of growth through which you gain the bargaining power...
– Muhammad Shakeel
Real poverty is less a state of income than a state of mind.
– George F. Gilder
Real programmers are those that can sleep in front of terminals ... with their eyes opened.
– ricS
Real programmers can write assembly code in any language.
– Larry Wall
Real programmers can write assembly code in any language. :-)
– Larry Wall in
Real programmers don't comment their code. If it was hard to write, it should be hard to understand.
– Anonymous
Real programmers don't work from 9 to 5. If any real programmers are around at 9am it's because they were up all night.
– Anonymous
Real programmers don't write in PLI. PLI is for programmers who can't decide whether to write in COBOL or FORTRAN.
– Anonymous
Real religion should be something that liberates men [sic]. But churches don't want free men [sic] who can think for themselves and find their own divinity within. When a religion becomes organized it is no longer a religious experience but only superstition and estrangement.
– Federico Fellini
Real riches are the riches possessed inside.
– B. C. Forbes
Real seriousness in regard to writing is one of two absolute necessities. The other, unfortunately, is talent.
– Ernest Hemingway
Real solutions are discovered only where they actually exist Within the individual's own essence.
– Unknown
Real stupidity beats artificial intelligence every time.
– Terry Pratchett, Hogfather
Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.
– David McCullough
Real, constructive mental power lies in the creative thought that shapes your destiny, and your hour-by-hour mental conduct produces power for change in your life. Develop a train of thought on which to ride. The nobility of your life as well as your happiness depends upon the direction in which that train of thought is going.
– Laurence J. Peter
Realise well, proud little man that even the highest clouds don't shine! For above all things there lie brightest stars.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Realism...has no more to do with reality than anything else.
– Hob Broun
Realistic dreamer is not an oxymoron.
– Vanna Bonta
Realistically, being positive isn't always being realistic.
– Alishia May
Realists don't fulfill their ambitions. There must be a dreamer in all of us.
– Unknown
Reality 101 is the hardest course your college kid will ever take.
– Kilburn Hall
Reality can be beaten with enough imagination.
– Anonymous
Reality can destroy the dream; why shouldn't the dream destroy reality?
– George Moore
Reality continues to ruin my life.
– Bill Watterson, Calvin and Hobbes
Reality in our century is not something to be faced.
– Graham Greene
Reality is a crutch for people who can't handle drugs.
– Lily Tomlin
Reality is a prison, where one vegetates and always will. All the rest --thought, action --is just a pastime, mental or physical. What counts then, is to come to grips with reality. The rest can go.
– Cesare Pavese
Reality is but a poor excuse for not having an imagination.
– Melissa Mayer
Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.
– Albert Einstein
Reality is nothing but a collective hunch.
– Lily Tomlin
Reality is only just a word.
– Harry Chapin
Reality is something you rise above.
– Liza Minnelli
Reality is that which refuses to go away when I stop believing in it.
– Phillip K. Dick
Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away.
– Philip K. Dick
Reality is the crutch for people who can't cope with drugs.
– Lily Tomlin
Reality is the leading cause of stress amongst those in touch with it.
– Jane Wagner
Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.
– Tupac Shakur
Reality isn't the way you wish things to be, nor the way they appear to be, but the way they actually are.
– Robert J. Ringer
Reality TV has in fact absolutely nothing to do with reality.
– Kilburn Hall
Reality" is the only word in the English language that should always be used in quotes.
– Unknown
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
– Eckhart Tolle
Realize that if you have time to whine and complain about something then you have the time to do something about it.
– Anthony D'Angelo
Realize that true happiness lies within you. Waste no time and effort searching for peace and contentment and joy in the world outside. Remember that there is no happiness in having or in getting, but only in giving. Reach out. Share. Smile. Hug. Happiness is a perfume you cannot pour on others without getting a few drops on yourself.
– Og Mandino
Really, to stop criticism, they say, one must die.
– Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
Reason also is choice.
– John Milton
Reason and emotion are not antagonists. What seems like a struggle is a struggle between two opposing ideas or values, one of which, automatic and unconscious, manifests itself in the form of a feeling.
– Nathaniel Brandon
Reason and free inquiry are the only effectual agents against error.
– Thomas Jefferson, Notes on the State of Virginia
Reason and judgment are the qualities of a leader.
– Tacitus
Reason and Justice tell me that there is more love of man in electricity and steam, than in chastity and refusal to eat meat.
– Chekov of Tolstoy
Reason and religion cannot coexist together. If reason exists, then paradise, prophets and all other religiuous illusions disappear.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Reason can never be popular. Passions and feelings may become popular, but reason will always remain the sole property of a few eminent individuals.
– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Reason can wrestle and overthrow terror.
– Euripides
Reason clears and plants the wilderness of the imagination to harvest the wheat of art.
– Austin O'Malley
Reason guides but a small part of man, and the rest obeys feeling, true or false, and passion, good or bad.
– Joseph Roux
Reason has always existed, but not always in a reasonable form.
– Karl Marx
Reason is a very light rider, and easily shook off.
– Jonathan Swift
Reason is captive in the hands of the passions, as a weak man in the hands of an artful woman.
– Sa?di
Reason is God's crowning gift to man.
– Sophocles
Reason is immortal, all else mortal.
– Pythagoras
Reason is like an officer when the king appears. The officer then loses his power and hides himself. Reason is the shadow cast by God; Go is the sun.
– Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi
Reason is man's faculty for grasping the world by thought, in contradiction to intelligence, which is man's ability to manipulate the world with the help of thought. Reason is man's instrument for arriving at the truth, intelligence is man's instrument for manipulating the world more successfully; the former is essentially human, the latter belongs to the animal part of man.
– Erich Fromm
Reason is man's instrument for arriving at the truth, intelligence is man's instrument for manipulating the world more successfully the former is essentially human, the latter belongs to the animal part of man.
– Erich Fromm
Reason is not measured by size or height, but by principle.
– Epictetus
Reason is the historian, but passions are the actors.
– Antoine de Rivarol
Reason is the substance of the universe. The design of the world is absolutely rational.
– Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
Reason is the wise man's guide, example the fools.
– Welsh Proverb
Reason means truth and those who are not governed by it take the chance that someday the sunken fact will rip the bottom out of their boat.
– Sri da Avabhas
Reason often makes mistakes, but conscience never does.
– Josh Billings
Reason should direct and appetite obey.
– Cicero
Reason sits firm and holds the reins, and she will not let the feelings burst away and hurry her to wild chasms. The passions may rage furiously, like true heathens, as they are; and the desires may imagine all sorts of vain things: but judgment shall still have the last word in every argument, and the casting vote in every decision.
– Charlotte Brontë
Reason to rule but mercy to forgive The first is the law, the last prerogative.
– John Dryden
Reasonable people adapt themselves to the world. Unreasonable people attempt to adapt the world to themselves. All progress, therefore, depends on unreasonable people.
– George Bernard Shaw
Reasons are to an argument as Obstacles are to a bullet The Weak ones get wrecked while the stronger ones force it to change its course!!!!
– Siddharth Astir
Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God.
– Thomas Jefferson
Rebellion without truth is like spring in a bleak, arid desert.
– Kahlil Gibran
Recently, I was asked if I was going to fire an employee who made a mistake that cost the company 600,000. No, I replied, I just spent 600,000 training him. Why would I want somebody to hire his experience
– Thomas John Watson, Sr.
Recently, someone asked me if I believed in astrology. He seemed somewhat puzzled when I explained that the reason I don't is that I'm a Gemini.
– Raymond Smullyan
Recession is when your neighbor loses his job. Depression is when you lose yours. And recovery is when Jimmy Carter loses his.
– Ronald Reagan
Recognition is the greatest motivator.
– Gerard C. Eakedale
Recognition of one’s fellows is distorted when money is prioritized as value itself.
– Vanna Bonta
Recognize your wealth but realize your measurement
– Carol Clarke
Recollection is the only paradise from which we cannot be turned out.
– Jean Paul Friedrich Richter
Recommend to your children virtue that alone can make them happy, not gold.
– Ludwig van Beethoven
Recommend to your children virtue; that alone can make them happy, not gold.
– Ludwig van Beethoven
Recommend virtue to your children it alone, not money, can make them happy. I speak from experience.
– Ludwig van Beethoven
Recompense injury with justice, and recompense kindness with kindness.
– Confucius
Reconciliation should be accompanied by justice, otherwise it will not last. While we all hope for peace it shouldn't be peace at any cost but peace based on principle, on justice.
– Corazn Cojuangco Aquino
Recovering from failure is often easier than building from success.
– Michael Eisner
Red is grey and yellow white
We decide which is right
and which is an illusion.

– Moody Blues, "Tuesday Afternoon"
Red meat is NOT bad for you. Now blue-green meat, THAT'S bad for you
– Tommy Smothers
Referring to writer and publisher T.R. Threston (Tina Threston): In life there are those who talk, talk, talk and nothing gets done. Then there are the ones that do and look for glory because of what they did. Then there are the true good hearts in the world and Tina is one them! I curse and spit on anyone that ever doubts Tina's words, generosity or intentions! If they do, clearly they do not know her and they do not deserve to know her!
– Contessa Bianca Bertolli
Reflect on your present blessings, of which every man has many not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
– Charles Dickens
Reflect on your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
– Charles Dickens
Refrain from doing ill for one all powerful reason, lest our children should copy our misdeeds we are all to prone to imitate whatever is base and depraved.
– Juvenal
Refrain from doing ill; for one all powerful reason, lest our children should copy our misdeeds; we are all too prone to imitate whatever is base and depraved.
– Juvenal
Refuse to be ill. Never tell people you are ill never own it to yourself. Illness is one of those things which a man should resist on principle.
– Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Refuse to be ill. Never tell people you are ill; never own it to yourself. Illness is one of those things which a man should resist on principle.
– Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Refuse to be intimidated by your misfortunes/unfavourable circumstances. Rather, intimidate them at all cost by imbibing/portraying positive mindset, thinking and attitude against them (your misfortunes/unfavourable circumstances). For doing just that, is most likely to mark a turning point for you.
– Emeasoba George
Refuse to bear grudges against anyone right here or out there. In otherwords, forgive all things and everyone.
– Emeasoba George
Refuse to seek for the road to paradise, because every beautiful place is already a paradise!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Regard your good name as the richest jewel you can possibly be possessed of - for credit is like fire when once you have kindled it you may easily preserve it, but if you once extinguish it, you will find it an arduous task to rekindle it again. The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
– Socrates
Regard your good name as the richest jewel you can possibly be possessed of - for credit is like fire; when once you have kindled it you may easily preserve it, but if you once extinguish it, you will find it an arduous task to rekindle it again. The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
– Socrates
Regarding travel writer and author T.R. Threston. "Tina is one of the most beautiful women I've met. She isn't just physically attractive, she also has inner beauty. She is compassionate, funny, intelligent, and, has the biggest heart of anyone I've ever met. She is truly one of a kind!
– Robert Bonhomme, Photographer
Regardless of your affluence/qualifications/social status until you showcase true love to all, you are worthless and you will remain worthless (1st Corianthians 13 : 2) Q.E.D.
– Emeasoba George
Regardless what you do or what business you're in, time is more often than not your fiercest competitor.
– Charles Lauller
Reggie Smith of the Dodgers and Gary Matthews of the homers hit Braves in that game.
– Jerry Coleman
Regimen is superior to medicine.
– Voltaire
Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.
– Sydney Harris
Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time; it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.
– Sidney J. Harris
Regret for wasted time is more wasted time.
– Mason Cooley
Regret is an appalling waste of energy; you can't build on it; it's only good for wallowing in.
– Katherine Mansfield
Regrets are idle yet history is one long regret. Everything might have turned out so differently.
– Charles Dudley Warner
Regretting/worrying over the past events/actions is nothing else but only a blind alley i.e. regretting/worrying over and over again is a course of action that definitely leads to nowhere/no progress. Thus, quit worrying over and over again no matter your condition.
– Emeasoba George
Regretting/worrying over the past events/actions is nothing else but only a blind alley i.e. regretting/worrying over and over again is a course of action that definitely leads to nowhere/progress. Thus, quit worrying over and over again no matter your condition.
– Emeasoba George
Regular and simple life is the life of God; the chaotic and the complex one is the Devil's!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Reject your sense of injury and the injury itself disappears.
– Marcus Aurelius
Rejoice evermore. In every thing give thanks for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you.
– Thessalonians 516,18 Bible
Rejoice not at thine enemy's fall - but don't rush to pick him up either.
– Jewish Proverb
Rejoicing is clearly a spiritual command. To ignore it, I need to remind you, is disobedience.
– Charles R. Swindoll
Relationships of trust depend on our willingness to look not only to our own interests, but also the interests of others.
– Peter Farquharson
Relationships--of all kinds--are like sand held in your hand. Held loosely, with an open hand, the sand remains where it is. The minute you close your hand and squeeze tightly to hold on, the sand trickles through your fingers. You may hold onto some of it, but most will be spilled. A relationship is like that. Held loosely, with respect and freedom for the other person, it is likely to remain intact. But hold too tightly, too possessively, and the relationship slips away and is lost.
– Kaleel Jamison
Relative calm is expected in South Central Los Angeles for the next several weeks, as looters stay home and try to program their new VCRs.
– Weekend Update
Relativity applies to physics, not ethics.
– Albert Einstein
Relativity keeps anything from happening at once. Quantum mechanics keeps everything from really happening at all.
– Lou A. Riley
Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
– Willa Cather
Religion belongs to the realm that is inviolable before the law of causation and therefore closed to science.
– Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck
Religion consists in a set of things which the average man thinks he believes and wishes he was certain of.
– Mark Twain
Religion consists of a set of things which the average man thinks he believes and wishes he was certain.
– Mark Twain
Religion does not belong to God; it belongs to the human reaction against mortality!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Religion holds the solution to all problems of human relationship, whether they are between parents and children or nation and nation. Sooner or later, man has always had to decide whether he worships his own power or the power of God.
– A. J. Toynbee
Religion is a bandage that man has invented to protect a soul made bloody by circumstance.
– Theodore Herman Albert Dreiser
Religion is a bell jar; you cannot find God in that jar, because it is your bell jar, you have created it! Break the glass prison and get fresh air, elevate your intelligence! Wake up and open your eyes; see the truth beyond your prison! If you can’t break the glass, don’t worry; science will do it for you!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Religion is a candle inside a multicolored lantern. Everyone looks through a particular color, but the candle is always there.
– Mohammed Neguib
Religion is a defense against the experience of God.
– Carl Jung
Religion is a man using a divining rod. Philosophy is a man using a pick and shovel.
– Author Unknown
Religion is a monumental chapter in the history of human egotism.
– William James
Religion is a temper, not a pursuit.
– Harriet Martineau
Religion is an attempt to get control over the sensory world, in which we are placed, by means of the wish-world which we have developed inside us as a result of biological and psychological necessites.
– Sigmund Freud
Religion is an illusion and every illusion has the inevitable destiny of a soap bubble!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Religion is an illusion and it derives its strength from the fact that it falls in with our instinctual desires.
– Sigmund Freud
Religion is an illusion, and it derives its strength from its readiness to fit in with our instinctual wishful impulses.
– Sigmund Freud
Religion is confining and imprisoning and toxic because it is based on ideology and dogma. But spirituality is redeeming and universal.
– Deepak Chopra
Religion is doing; a man does not merely think his religion or feel it, he lives his religion as much as he is able, otherwise it is not religion but fantasy or philosophy.
– G. I. Gurdjieff
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet.
– Napoleon Bonaparte
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping the common people quiet.
– Napoleon Bonaparte
Religion is far too important a thing for atheists to leave to the religious.
– Tor Nørretranders, Mærk Verden (English title not known)
Religion is meant to be bread for daily use, not cake for special occasions.
– Author Unknown
Religion is not a bridge between God and Man; it is a Great Wall of China between them!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Religion is not what you will get after reading all the scriptures of the world. It is not really what is grasped by the grain. It is a heart grasp.
– Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
Religion is pickled God.
– H. G. Wells, H. G. Wells Society
Religion is regarded by the common people as true, by the wise as false, and by the rulers as useful.
– Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Religion is something left over from the infancy of our intelligence, it will fade away as we adopt reason and science as our guidelines.
– Bertrand Russell
Religion is the everlasting dialogue between humanity and God. Art is its soliloquy.
– Franz Werfel
Religion is the fashionable substitute for belief.
– Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde
Religion is the human response to being alive and having to die.
– F. Forrester Church
Religion is the idol of the mob it adores everything it does not understand.
– Frederick the Great
Religion is the masterpiece of the art of animal training, for it trains people as to how they shall think.
– Arthur Shopenhauer
Religion is the monumental chapter in the history of human egotism.
– William James
Religion is the opiate of the masses.
– Karl Marx, Urban Dictionary, under "Religion."
Religion is the servant of the vanishing; science, of the existence! Disappearance belongs to the chaos and the Devil; existence, to the God!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Religion is what a person does in his solitariness.
– Alfred North Whitehead
Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
– Napoleon
Religion is what keeps the poor man from murdering the rich.
– Napoleon Bonaparte
Religion points to that area of human experience where in one way or another man comes upon mystery as a summons to pilgrimage.
– Frederick Buechner
Religion! what treasure untold resides in that heavenly word!
– William Cowper
Religion, whatever it is, is a man's total reaction upon life.
– William James
Religions are many and diverse, but reason and goodness are one.
– Elbert Hubbard
Religions change; beer and wine remain.
– Hervey Allen
Religions must continue to evolve to keep up with changing times, because only fittest shall survive.
– B. J. Gupta
Religions, which condemn the pleasures of sense, drive men to seek the pleasures of power. Throughout history power has been the vice of the ascetic.
– Bertrand Russell
Religion’s biggest crime is to slow down the Human’s Intellectual Evolution! It creates an illusion as if there is a safe port somewhere. The truth is that there is no safe port; man is in emptiness! Intellectual Evolution is our only chance to build a safe port by ourselves!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Religious experiences which are as real as life to some may be incomprehensible to others.
– William Orville Douglas
Religious minorities (including Jews) will have to wear special insignia in Iraq
– Amir Taheri
Religiously strict people, who judge themselves without mercy, are also those who have most often spoken ill of mankind in general.
– Frederick Nietzsche
Rely only/wholly on God in all things/always. For, he is a rewarder of those that diligently/earnestly rely on him (Hebrews 11 : 6 ; Galatians 6 : 9).
– Emeasoba George
Rem tene, verba sequntur
(Keep to the subject, and the words will follow)

– Cato the Censor (?)
Remain in wonder if you want mysteries to open up for you.
– Osho
Remarriage is an excellent test of just how amicable your divorce was.
– Margo Kaufman
Remember folks. Street lights timed for 35 mph are also timed for 70 mph.
– Jim Samuels
Remember friends as you pass by, As you are now so once was I. As low as I you once must be, Prepare yourself and follow me.
– Gravestone from the 1800's
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have it depends solely upon what you think.
– Dale Carnegie
Remember how in that communion only, beholding beauty with the eye of the mind, he will be enabled to bring forth, not images of beauty, but realities (for he has hold not of an image but of a reality), and bringing forth and nourishing true virtue to become the friend of God and be immortal, if mortal man may.N.B. Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. See also Napoleon Bonaparte.
– Plato
Remember It is 10 times harder to command the ear than to catch the eye.
– Duncan Maxwell Anderson
Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more difficult still, to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment.
– Benjamin Franklin
Remember that animals are born to live their own lives, not to serve you! Do not use them; do not exploit them. Let them live their own lives.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Remember that as a teenager you are at the last stage of your life when you will be happy to hear that the phone is for you.
– Fran Lebowitz
Remember that children, marriages, and flower gardens reflect the kind of care they get.”
– H. Jackson Brown Jr.
Remember that fear always lurks behind perfectionism. Confronting your fears and allowing yourself the right to be human can, paradoxically, make you a far happier and more productive person.
– Dr. David M. Burns
Remember that happiness is a way of travel - not a destination.
– Roy M. Goodman
Remember that happiness is as contagious as gloom. It should be the first duty of those who are happy to let others know of their gladness.
– Maurice Maeterlinck
Remember that it is far better to follow well than to lead indifferently.
– John G. Vance
Remember that life is not measured in hours but in accomplishments.
– James A. Pike
Remember that lost time does not return.
– Thomas a Kempis
Remember that nobody will ever get ahead of you as long as he is kicking you in the seat of the pants.
– Walter Winchell
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
– The Dalai Lama
Remember that the evil which is now in the world will only get more powerful, and that it is not evil which conquers evil, but only love.
– The Grand Duchess Olga of Russia, Letter, 1917
Remember that the Tarot is a great and sacred arcanum - its abuse is an obscenity in the inner and a folly in the outer. It is intended for quite other purposes than to determine when the tall dark man will meet the fair rich widow.
– Jack Parsons
Remember that there is an abundance of happiness that can be found in the smallest of places."
– Steve Maraboli
Remember that there is nothing stable in human affairs therefore avoid undue elation in prosperity, or undue depression in adversity.
– Socrates
Remember that there is nothing stable in human affairs; therefore avoid undue elation in prosperity, or undue depression in adversity.
– Socrates
Remember that time is money.
– Benjamin Franklin
Remember that what pulls the strings is the force hidden within there lies the power to persuade, there the life,--there, if one must speak out, the real man.
– Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
Remember that what pulls the strings is the force hidden within; there lies the power to persuade, there the life -- there, if one must speak out, the real man.
– Marcus Aurelius
Remember that what you believe will depend very much on what you are.
– Noah Porter
Remember that you are needed. There is at least one important work to be done that will not be done unless you do it.
– Charles L. Allen
Remember the rights of the savage, as we call him. Remember that the happiness of his humble home, remember that the sanctity of life in the hill villages of Afghanistan, among the winter snows, is as inviolable in the eye of Almighty God, as can be your own.
– William Ewart Gladstone
Remember the two benefits of failure. First, if you do fail, you learn what doesn't work and second, the failure gives you the opportunity to try a new approach.
– Roger von Oech
Remember the unremembered; love the unloved; salute the unsaluted; hear the unheard; do the things which have not been done!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Remember the waterfront shack with the sign FRESH FISH SOLD HERE. Of course it's fresh, we're on the ocean. Of course it's for sale, we're not giving it away. Of course it's here, otherwise the sign would be someplace else. The final sign: FISH.
– Peggy Noonan
Remember there's no such thing as a small act of kindness. Every act creates a ripple with no logical end.
– Scott Adams
Remember Things in life will not always run smoothly. Sometimes we will be rising toward the heights - then all will seem to reverse itself and start downward. The great fact to remember is that the trend of civilization itself is forever upward, that a line drawn through the middle of the peaks and the valleys of the centuries always has an upward trend.
– Endicott Peabody
Remember this practical piece of advice: Never come into the theatre with mud on your feet. Leave your dust and dirt outside. Check your little worries, squabbles, petty difficulties with your outside clothing -- all the things that ruin your life and draw your attention away from your art -- at the door.
– Constantin Stanislavski
Remember this, very little is needed to make a happy life.
– Marcus Aelius Aurelius
Remember this-that there is a proper dignity and proportion to be observed in the performance of every act of life.
– Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
Remember what I told you to forget?
– Tom Zegan
Remember what is unbecoming to do is also unbecoming to speak of.
– Socrates
Remember when life's path is steep to keep your mind even.
– Horace
Remember without self, there can be no selfless acts. Take care, nurture and challenge your self so you can expand the act of selfless action.
– Brandon A. Trean
Remember your past mistakes just long enough to profit by them.
– Dan McKinnon
Remember! Things in life will not always run smoothly. Sometimes we will be rising toward the heights - then all will seem to reverse itself and start downward. The great fact to remember is that the trend of civilization itself is forever upward, that a line drawn through the middle of the peaks and the valleys of the centuries always has an upward trend.
– Endicott Peabody
Remember! What goes around comes around three times harder than before. Karma is a bitch and one day it will come for you.”
– Crescans Master
Remember, a chip on the shoulder is a sure sign of wood higher up.
– Brigham Young
Remember, a closed mouth gathers no foot.
– Steve Post
Remember, a dead fish can float downstream, but it takes a live one to swim upstream.
– W. C. Fields
Remember, always give your best. Never get discouraged. Never be petty. Always remember, others may hate you. But those who hate you don't win unless you hate them. And then you destroy yourself.
– Richard Milhous Nixon
Remember, Ginger Rogers did everything Fred Astaire did, but she did it backwards and in high heels.
– Bob Thaves
Remember, if you ever need a helping hand, you'll find one at the end of your arm. . . . As you grow older you will discover that you have two hands. One for helping yourself, the other for helping others.
– Audrey Hepburn
Remember, no human condition is ever permanent. Then you will not be overjoyed in good fortune nor too scornful in misfortune.
– Socrates
Remember, no matter where you go, there you are.
– Earl Mac Rauch
Remember, nothing in life comes labeled, YOU are the labeler."
– Steve Maraboli
Remember, people will judge you by your actions, not your intentions. You may have a heart of gold -- but so does a hard-boiled egg.
– Anonymous
Remember, remember always that all of us, and you and I especially, are descended from immigrants and revolutionists.
– Franklin D. Roosevelt
Remember, that if thou marry for beauty, thou bindest thyself all thy life for that which perchance will neither last nor please thee one year and when thou hast it, it will be to thee of no price at all for the desire dieth when it is attained, and the affection perisheth when it is satisfied.
– Sir Walter Raleigh
Remember, that if thou marry for beauty, thou bindest thyself all thy life for that which perchance will neither last nor please thee one year; and when thou hast it, it will be to thee of no price at all; for the desire dieth when it is attained, and the affection perisheth when it is satisfied.
– Sir Walter Raleigh
Remember, the greatest gift is not found in a store nor under a tree, but in the hearts of true friends.
– Cindy Lew
Remember, those are not all your friends who laugh with you.
– Vikrant Parsai
Remember, your prerogative is to govern, and not to serve the things of this world.
– Thomas à Kempis
Remember: the past was left behind, the present is a choice and the future is never certain.
– Cristian Andrei Nica
Remember; no matter where you go, there you are.
– W. D. Richter
Remembrance and reflection how allied. What thin partitions divides sense from thought.
– Alexander Pope
Remind me to write an article on the compulsive reading of news. The theme will be that most neuroses can be traced to the unhealthy habit of wallowing in the troubles of five billion strangers.
– Robert A. Heinlein
Remind yourself regularly that you are better than you think you are. Successful people are not superhuman. Success does not require a super-intellect. Nor is there anything mystical about success. And success doesn't based on luck. Successful people are just ordinary folks who have developed belief in themselves and what they do. Never -- yes, never -- sell yourself short.
– David J. Schwartz
Reminds me of my safari in Africa. Somebody forgot the corkscrew and for several days we had to live on nothing but food and water.
– W. C. Fields
Reminiscing success gives more pleasure than the moment itself!!!!
– Siddharth Astir
Remorse is the pain of sin.
– Theodore Parker
Remorse, the fatal egg that pleasure laid.
– William Cowper
Remorse: beholding heaven and feeling hell.
– George Moore
Remote and ineffectual don.
– Hilaire Belloc
Removing the faults in a stage-coach may produce a perfect stage-coach, but it is unlikely to produce the first motor car.
– Edward De Bono
Repeat anything often enough and it will start to become you.
– Tom Hopkins
Repeat the truth so that the dull can grasp it! Repeat the truth with the speed of a woodpecker’s beak making holes in tree trunks!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Repeated sin destroys the understanding And he whose reason is impaired repeats His sins. The constant practising of virtue Strengthens the mental faculties, and he Whose judgment stronger grows acts always right.
– Mahabharata
Repent: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
– Jesus Christ
Repentance is accepted remorse.
– Sophie Swetchine
Repentance is another name for aspiration.
– Henry Ward Beecher
Repentance may begin instantly, but reformation often requires a sphere of years.
– Henry Ward Beecher
Repetition does not transform a lie into a truth.
– Franklin D. Roosevelt
Repetition is the death of art.
– Robin Green, Northern Exposure, Burning Down the House, 1992
Replying to the tributes paid to him at a testimonial dinner, Herbert Bayard Swope said; "I cannot give you the formula for success, but I can give you the formula for failure. Try to please everybody."
– Author Unknown
Report writing, like motor-car driving and love-making, is one of those activities which almost every Englishman thinks he can do well without instruction. The results are of course usually abominable.
– Tom Margerison, "A Random Walk in Science" compiled by R. L. Weber, edited by E. Mendoza
Reporters thrive on the world's misfortune. For this reason they often take an indecent pleasure in events that dismay the rest of humanity.
– Russell Baker
Reports that say that something hasn't happened are always interesting to me, because as we know, there are known knowns there are things we know we know. We also know there are known unknowns that is to say we know there are some things we do not know. But there are also unknown unknowns - - the ones we don't know we don't know. And if one looks throughout the history of our country and other free countries, it is the latter category that tend to be the difficult ones.
– Donald H. Rumsfeld
Reprimand not a child immediately on the offence. Wait till the irritation has been replaced by serenity.
– Moses Hasid
Reprove not in their wrath incens?d men, Good counsel comes clean out of season then; But when his fury is appeased and past, He will conceive his fault and mend at last: When he is cool and calm, then utter it; No man gives physic in the midst o? th? fit.
– Randolph
Reprove thy friend privately commend him publicly.
– Solon
Reprove thy friend privately; commend him publicly.
– Solon
Republic. I like the sound of the word
– John Wayne
Republicans believe every day is the Fourth of July, but Democrats believe every day is April 15.
– Ronald Reagan
Republicans have been accused of abandoning the poor. It's the other way around. They never vote for us.
– J Danforth Quayle
Republicans understand the importance of bondage between a mother and child.
– Dan Quayle
Repulsion is the sentry that guards the gate to all that we most desire.
– Salvador Dali
Reputation is an idle and most false imposition oft got without merit, and lost without deserving.
– William Shakespeare
Reputation is what other people know about you. Honor is what you know about yourself.
– Lois McMaster Bujold
Reputations are created every day and every minute.
– Christopher Ruel
Research is the process of going up alleys to see if they are blind.
– Marston Bates
Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
– Wernher Magnus Maximilian von Braun
Research is what I’m doing when I don’t know what I’m doing.
– Wernher von Braun
Researchers, with science as their authority, will be able to cut -- Animals up, alive, into small pieces, drop them from a great height to see if they are shattered by the fall, or deprive them of sleep for sixteen days and nights continuously for the purposes of an iniquitous monograph... Animal trust, undeserved faith, when at last will you turn away from us? Shall we never tire of deceiving, betraying, tormenting animals before they cease to trust us?
– Colette
Resentment is anger directed at others--at what they did or did not do.
– Peter McWilliams
Resistance is feasible even for those who are not heroes by nature, and it is an obligation, I believe, for those who fear the consequences and detest the reality of the attempt to impose American hegemony.
– Noam Chomsky
Resistance is useless.
– Doctor Who
Resistance to Change comes from your Ego.
– Gordana Biernat
Resolve and thou art free.
– Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Resolve to be thyself and know, that he who finds himself, loses his misery.
– Matthew Arnold
Resolve to be thyself: and know, that he who finds himself, loses his misery.
– Matthew Arnold
Resolve to be thyself; and know, that he Who finds himself, loses his misery.
– Matthew Arnold
Resolve to edge in a little reading every day, if it is but a single sentence. If you gain fifteen minutes a day, it will make itself felt at the end of the year.
– Horace Mann
Resolve to live as with all your might while you do live, and as you shall wish you had done ten thousand years hence.
– Johathan Edwards
Respect a man, he will do the more.
– James Howell
Respect commands itself and it can neither be given nor withheld when it is due.
– Eldridge Cleaver
Respect for the fragility and importance of an individual life is still the mark of an educated man.
– Norman Cousins
Respect for the truth comes close to being the basis for all morality.
– Frank Herbert
Respect is the lifeblood of progress, and the safe harbor of humanity’s great aspirations.
– Bryant McGill
Respect yourself and others will respect you.
– Confucius
Respect yourself most of all.
– Pythagorus
Respeto de sí mismo es el aspecto más importante de la vida humana, y la piedra angular de todas las virtudes. También es el punto de partida de cultivar la belleza en las mujeres y el coraje en los hombres. Nunca perderá su respeto de sí mismo, y nunca permita que nadie viole su carácter sagrado para cualquier precio.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate
Responsibilities gravitate to the person who can shoulder them.
– Elbert Hubbard
Responsibility educates.
– Wendell Phillips
Responsibility is the thing people dread most of all. Yet it is the one thing in the world that develops us, gives us manhood or womanhood fibre.
– Frank H. Crane
Responsiblity is a unique concept. It can only reside and inhere in a single individual. You may share it with others, but your portion is not diminished. You may delegate it, but it is still with you. You may disclaim it, but you cannot divest yourself of it.
– Admiral Hyman Rickover
Rest assured that there is nothing which wounds the heart of a noble man more deeply than the thought his honour is assailed.
– Moliere
Rest in peace. The mistake shall not be repeated.
– Cenotaph in Hiroshima
Rest is for the weary, sleep is for the dead.
– Doctor Who
Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under trees on a summer's day, listening to the murmur of the water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a waste of time.
– Sir John Lubbock
Rest not Life is sweeping by go and dare before you die. Something mighty and sublime, leave behind to conquer time.
– Johann von Goethe
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
– Pythagorus
Rest your eyes well before September because with all its colours autumn is coming to visit them!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Resting on your laurels is as dangerous as resting when you are walking in the snow. You doze off and die in your sleep.
– Ludwig Wittgenstein
Restlessness and discontent are the first necessities of progress.
– Thomas Alva Edison
Restlessness is God's way of urging us!!!!
– Siddharth Astir
Restriction of free thought and free speech is the most dangerous of all subversions. It is the one un-American act that could most easily defeat us.
– William Orville Douglas
Results are what you expect, and consequences are what you get.
– Author Unknown
Results Why, man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know several thousand things that won't work.
– Thomas Alva Edison
Retirement at sixty-five is ridiculous. When I was sixty-five I still had pimples.
– George Burns
Retirement kills more people than hard work ever did.
– Malcolm S. Forbes
Retirement may be looked upon either as a prolonged holiday or as a rejection, a being thrown on to the scrap-heap.
– Simone de Beauvoir
Retirement, we understand, is great if you are busy, rich, and healthy. But then, under those conditions, work is great too.
– Bill Vaughan
Rev. Brown If lovin' the lord is wrong, I don't want to be right.
– Coming to America
Reveal not every secret you have to a friend, for how can you tell but that friend may hereafter become an enemy. And bring not all mischief you are able to upon an enemy, for he may one day become your friend.
– Saadi
Revenge is a kind of wild justice, which the more man's nature runs to the more ought law to weed it out.
– Francis Bacon
Revenge is always the weak pleasure of a little and narrow mind.
– Juvenal
Revenge is often like biting a dog because the dog bit you.
– Austin O'Malley
Revenge tightens the heart as much as the jaw. (La vengeance serre le cœur Autant que la mâchoire)
– Charles de LEUSSE
Reverence for life affords me my fundamental principle of morality.
– Albert Schweitzer
Reverence for life brings us into a spiritual relation with the world which is independent of all knowledge of the universe.
– Albert Schweitzer
Reverence is the highest quality of man's nature; and that individual, or nation, which has it slightly developed, is so far unfortunate. It is a strong spiritual instinct, and seeks to form channels for itself where none exists; thus Americans, in the dearth of other objects to worship, fall to worshiping themselves.
– Lydia Child
Reverend Brown Girl, you look so good, someone ought to put you on a plate and sop you up with a biscuit.
– Coming to America
Reviewing has one advantage over suicide: in suicide you take it out on yourself; in reviewing you take it out on other people.
– George Bernard Shaw
Revolution is a trivial shift in the emphasis of suffering.
– Tom Stoppard
Revolution is an awakening, so is the spring! Spring is an awakening, so is the revolution!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Revolution is not a dinner party, not an essay, nor a painting, nor a piece of embroidery it cannot be advanced softly, gradually, carefully, considerately, respectfully, politely, plainly and modestly.
– Mao Zedong
Revolution is not a onetime event.
– Audre Lorde
Revolution is not something fixed in ideology, nor is it something fashioned to a particular decade. It is a perpetual process embedded in the human spirit.
– Abbie Hoffman
Revolution today is taken for granted, and in consequence becomes rather dull.
– Wyndham Lewis
Revolution, in order to be creative, cannot do without either a moral or metaphysical rule to balance the insanity of history.
– Albert Camus
Revolutionaries do not make revolutions. The revolutionaries are those who know when power is lying in the street and then they can pick it up.
– Hannah Arendt
Revolutions are not made, they come.
– Wendell Phillips
Revolutions are the locomotives of history.
– Nikita Khrushchev
Rewards and punishments are the lowest form of education.
– Chuang-tzu
Rhetoric is a poor substitute for action, and we have trusted only to rhetoric. If we are really to be a great nation, we must not merely talk we must act big.
– Theodore Roosevelt
Rhythm is the basis of life, not steady forward progress. The forces of creation, destruction, and preservation have a whirling, dynamic interaction.
– Kabbalah
Rich bachelors should be heavily taxed. It is not fair that some men should be happier than others.
– Oscar Wilde
Rich Folkers is throwing up in the bullpen.
– Jerry Coleman
Rich gifts wax poor when givers prove unkind.
– William Shakespeare, Hamlet, 1600
Rich presents, though profusely given, Are not so dear to righteous Heaven As gifts by honest gains supplied, Though small, which faith hath sanctified.
– Mahabharata
Richard It's called reading-top to bottom-left to right-group words together into sentences-take tylenol for any headaches-midol for any cramps.
– Tommy Boy
Richard Nixon lied to gain love, to shore up his grandiose fantasies, to bolster his ever-wavering sense of identity. He lied in attack, hoping to win and always he lied, and this most aggressively, to deny that he lied.
– Fawn M. Brodie
Richard Okay... seatbelts. Just put the little thing into the big thing and... I tell ya what. If you don't know how to fasten your seatbelt, just raise your hand and I'll have Tommy Boy here come back there and hit you in the head with a tack hammer because you're a RETARD
– Tommy Boy
Richard Todd was the most wonderful type of British stiff upper lip acting
– Michael Winner
Richard Try an association such as Let's say the average person uses ten percent of his brain. How much do you use One and a half percent. The rest is filled with malted hops and bong resin.
– Tommy Boy
RICHER THAN GOLDYou may have tangible wealth untoldCaskets of jewels and coffers of gold.Richer than I you can never be --I had a mother who read to me.
– Strickland Gillilan
Riches and power are but gifts of blind fate, whereas goodness is the result of one's own merits.
– Heloise
Riches cover a multitude of woes.
– Menander
Riches disclose in a man?s character the bad qualities formerly concealed in his poverty.
– Arabic Proverb
Riches do not consist in the possession of treasures, but in the use made of them.
– Napoleon Bonaparte
Riches get their value from the mind of the possessor; they are blessings to those who know how to use them, and curses to those who do not.
– Terence
Riches may enable us to confer favours, but to confer them with propriety and grace requires a something that riches cannot give.
– Charles Caleb Colton
Riches, like glory or heath, have no more beauty or pleasure than their possessor is pleased to lend them.
– Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
Ricky Excuse me Honey, umm, where the drinks are concerned, is that a hidden tax Does that fall under complementary up front service as well or is that something you pay for Flight Attendent Oh no, no, they're complementary. Would you care for another one Ricky They're complementary Flight Attendent Yes. Ricky You bet your ass I would.
– Made
Ricky Here's 50 bucks, take this in case I get drunk and call you a bitch later.
– Made
Ricky Here's what I'm gonna ask of you... We're going to be spending the night in New York, so it worked out well for all of us. I want you to take it back to the business class, I want you to round up a couple of honeys... At our hotel room we're gonna have kind of a pool party. California gangster-style, you know what I mean Kick ass pool party thing.
– Made
Ricky I don't know why we don't get a drink ... sittin inside this place. Bobby I promised Chloe we'd come here Ricky She doesn't even know where the hell she is, Bob. She'd have more fun if we were at Bodners. She could play the triva game like she likes it, or the little racing game thing she does. Bobby She's a little girl, little girl's don't like to go to bars. Ricky We had fun, we went to bars when we were kids ... met all the different people, right ...remember Slimmy
– Made
Ricky Let's drop it. Let's ecks-nay on the becks-nay. Ig-pay atlin-lay. Bobby Will you ut-shay your outh-may Ricky Ayn-saying-ay Bobby I don't know, you're doing it wrong, I don't understand what the hell you're saying. Ricky Onch-pay oo-bay ... ay-bay ay-way Bobby Ut-shay your ace-fay, asshole-ay. Ricky Did you hear that Did you hear what he said Whadaya think of that
– Made
Ricky Max, ah, one more thing, ah ... who am I dropping this off to Who gets their hands on this Max That's your per diem. Ricky Yeah, that's my per diem, and who do I give it to Who do I drop it off to
– Made
Ricky See thats what I'm talking about bobby, first class. You've got to get used to this my man, you deserve it. Hey ladies, you missed out on staying at the SoHo Grand on this trip you know what I mean. Listen, I'd offer you a ride in my limo, but I got to stretch my shit out. I'm a tall drink of water, don't want to wrinkle anything.
– Made
Ridicule has historically proven itself a rickety fence for great ideas.
– Vanna Bonta
Ridicule is a public confession of fear.
– Vanna Bonta
Ridicule is generally made use of to laugh men out of virtue and good sense, by attacking everything praiseworthy in human life.
– Joseph Addison
Ridicule is the best test of truth.
– Philip Dormer Stanhope Chesterfield
Ridicule is the first and last argument of fools.
– Charles Simmons
Right is its own defense.
– Bertolt Brecht
Right now he's desperate. He should be talking about me, not Eminem and Dre and everybody else. He'll lose, he knows that. The route that he has to take is the 'I'm a mad gangsta' hardcore route, and ain't nobody gonna believe him."--On his feud with bubblegum rapper Ja Rule.
– 50 Cent
Right now I think censorship is necessary the things they're doing and saying in films right now just shouldn't be allowed. There's no dignity anymore and I think that's very important.
– Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
Right Now" is the only moment of truth, for the past gives us an identity while the future holds only the promises, but both "Past" and "Future" are nothing but illusions. So enjoy the present, and especially this moment "Right Now" fully and totally to create better "Past" and wonderful "Future.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate
Righteous people have no sense of humor.
– Bertolt Brecht
Rigid justice is the greatest injustice.
– Thomas Fuller
Rigidly organized pre-school classrooms, which value obedience more than development, create the deficits in poor children, imposing a self-image of marginality and failure.
– Valerie Polakow
Ring Announcer What's your name kid Peter The Human Spider. Ring Announcer That's it The Human Spider That's the best you've got Peter Yeah. Ring Announcer Well that sucks.
– Spider-Man
Rising and falling is part & parcel of genuine success. Listen up, it does'nt matter how many times that you've fallen. What matters is, how ready you're to rise up from your ashes of failure.
– Emeasoba George
Risk is essential. There is not growth of inspiration in staying within what is safe and comfortable. Once you find out what you do best, why not try something else
– Alex Noble
Risk more than others think is safe. Care more than others think is wise. Dream more than others think is practical. Expect more than others think is possible.
– Claude T Bissell
Risk Risk anything Care no more for the opinions of others, for those voices. Do the hardest thing on earth for you. Act for yourself. Face the truth.
– Katherine Mansfield
Risk! Risk anything! Care no more for the opinions of others, for those voices. Do the hardest thing on earth for you. Act for yourself. Face the truth.
– Katherine Mansfield
Ritual is the way you carry the presence of the sacred. Ritual is the spark that must not go out.
– Christina Baldwin
Rivers, ponds, lakes and streams. They have different names but all contain water. Religions have different names, but all contain truth.
– Muhammad Ali
Roads are long; make them short with a good company!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Roald Amundsen says that ‘Adventure is just bad planning.’ In that case, friends, let us make more bad planning!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Roam abroad in the world, and take thy fill of its enjoyments before the day shall come when thou must quit it for good.
– Saadi
Robert E Lee didn't make it the first time and Jefferson Davis took the vacancy. Pershing didn't make it for two years, MacArthur couldn't get in the first year and Eisenhower took an extra year of high school to get in. Patton took three years to get in and five to get out.
– Manley E. Rogers
Rock and roll is the hamburger that ate the world.
– Peter York
Rock is a great master of life. It teaches us this simple philosophy: Stay firm!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Rock journalism is people who can't write interviewing people who can't talk for people who can't read.
– Frank Zappa
Rocks do not have dreams and that’s why they are condemned to stay in the same place! To move, you must have dreams!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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– Roderick L. Evans
Rogues are preferable to imbeciles because they sometimes take a rest.
– Alexandre Dumas
Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.
– Elinor Glyn
Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.
– Oscar Wilde
Romantic love is an illusion. Most of us discover this truth at the end of a love affair or else when the sweet emotions of love lead us into marriage and then turn down their flames.
– Sir Thomas More
Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou, Romeo Deny thy father, and refuse thy name...
– William Shakespeare
Ron Guidry is not very big, maybe 140 pounds, but he has an arm like a lion.
– Jerry Coleman
Ronald Reagan is the most ignorant president since Warren Harding.
– Ralph Nader, The Pacific Sun, March 21, 1981
Root out the love of self, as you might the autumn lotus with your hand.
– Buddhist
Roots creep under the ground to make a firm foundation. Shoots seems new and small, but to reach the light they can break through brick walls.
– Jane Goodall
Rose Goodhall is simply the sweetest, most down to Earth model I've ever had the joy of working with on any project.
– Robert Bonhomme
Roses are red, violets are blue, I'm schizophrenic, and so am I.
– Oscar Levant
Roses are red, violets are blue, you wanna keep Dick Butkus the fuck away from you.....
– Deacon Jones
Rough wind, that moanest loudGrief too sad for songWild wind, when sullen cloudKnells all the night longSad storm, whose tears are vain,Bare woods, whose branches strain,Deep caves and dreary main, - Wail, for the world's wrong
– Percy Bysshe Shelley
Rough work, iconoclasm, but the only way to get at truth.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes
Round numbers are always false.
– Samuel Johnson
Roused by the lash of his own stubborn tail our lion now will foreign foes assail.
– John Dryden
Routine is not organization, any more than paralysis is order.
– Sir Arthur Helps
Routine is the death to heroism.
– P. G. Wodehouse
Routines catch us unawares after evolving into weaknesses!!!!
– Siddharth Astir
Rowing is a sport for dreamers. As long as you put in the work, you can own the dream. When the work stops, the dream dissapears.
– Jim Dietz
Royalty has always been an unconscious but all-consuming goal of the European immigrant.
– Vine Deloria, Jr.
Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
– Eric Hoffer
Ruin is when man-made has become part of nature.
– Marco Casagrande
Rule three hundred of obscure leadership if it's your idea, you get to implement it.
– Leland Exton Modesitt, Jr.
Rules only make sense if they are both kept and broken. Breaking the rule is one way of observing it.
– Sir Thomas More
Rules too soft are seldomly followed; rules too harsh are seldomly executed.
– Benjamin Franklin
Rules, boundaries, and limitations
– Cesar Millan
Rumack Yes I am serious... and don't call me Shirley.
– Airplane
Rumi says love turns thorns into flowers. This means that hate turns flowers into thorns!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Rumor grows as it goes.
– Virgil
Rumor is not always wrong. - from Life of Agricola
– Publius Cornelius Tacitus
Rumor travels faster, but it don't stay put as long as truth.
– Will Rogers
Run straight ahead, And if anything gets in your way...turn
– Unknown
Russians can give you arms but only the United States can give you a solution.
– Anwar el Sadat

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