Found 2,399 quotes starting with WH:

What a beautiful fix we are in now; peace has been declared.
– Napoleon Bonaparte, 1802Rate it:
What a beautiful morning.
– John Hancock, to Sam Adams at the Battle of LexingtonRate it:
What a blessing it would be if we could open and shut our ears as easily as we open and shut our eyes
– Georg Christoph LichtenbergRate it:
What a blessing it would be if we could open and shut our ears as easily as we open and shut our eyes!
– Georg Christoph LichtenbergRate it:
What a blessing it would be if we could open and shut our ears as easily as we open and shut our eyes.
– Georg Christoph LichtenbergRate it:
What a brave man she was, and what a good woman.
– Ivan TurgenevRate it:
What a child doesn't receive he can seldom later give.
– P. D. JamesRate it:
What a country calls its vital economic interests are not the things which enable its citizens to live, but the things which enable it to make war. Petrol is much more likely than wheat to be a cause of international conflict.
– Simone Weil, The Need for Roots (1949)Rate it:
What a crazy world we live in Trying to treat addiction as a legal problem, and trying to treat criminal misbehaviors using guns as a medical problem Beam me up, Scotty. Ain't no intelligent life down here.
– Julie CochraneRate it:
What a cunning mixture of sentiment, pity, tenderness, irony surrounds adolescence, what knowing watchfulness Young birds on their first flight are hardly so hovered around.
– Georges BernanosRate it:
What a curious phenomenon it is that you can get men to die for the liberty of the world who will not make the little sacrifice that is needed to free themselves from their own individual bondage.
– Bruce BartonRate it:
What a deformed thief this fashion is.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
What a distressing contrast there is between the radiant intelligence of the child and the feeble mentality of the average adult.
– Sigmund FreudRate it:
What a fearful object a long-neglected duty gets to be
– Chauncey WrightRate it:
What a glorious garden of wonders the lights of Broadway would be to anyone lucky enough to be unable to read.
– G.K. ChestertonRate it:
What a good thing Adam had. When he said a good thing he knew nobody had said it before.
– Mark TwainRate it:
What a grand thing, to be loved What a grander thing still, to love
– Victor HugoRate it:
What a grand thing, to be loved! What a grander thing still, to love!
– Victor HugoRate it:
What a happy conception, then, was it for Congress to apply this simple rule, that the will of the majority shall govern...
– James BuchananRate it:
What a life! True life is elsewhere. We are not in the world.
– Arthur RimbaudRate it:
What a magnificent accomplishment to be able to stay alive as an innocent lamb in the land of guilty wolves!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
What a man can be, he must be. This need we call self-actualization.
– Abraham MaslowRate it:
What a man can do and suffer is unknown to himself till some occasion presents itself which draws out the hidden power. Just as one sees not in the water of an unruffled pond the fury and roar with which it can dash down a steep rock without injury to itself, or how high it is capable of rising; or as little as one can suspect the latent heat in ice-cold water.
– SchopenhauerRate it:
What a man has, so much he is sure of.
– Miguel de CervantesRate it:
What a man knows at fifty that he did not know at twenty is for the most part incommunicable.
– Adlai Stevenson IRate it:
What a man thinks of himself that is what determines, or rather indicates his fate.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
What a miserable creature man is that he prays in fear to the skies and begs help from the unknown every time he falls down to the ground!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
What a mistake to suppose that the passions are strongest in youth The passions are not stronger, but the control over them is weaker They are more easily excited, they are more violent and apparent but they have less energy, less durability, less intense and concentrated power than in the maturer life.
– Edward Bulwer-LyttonRate it:
What a mistake to suppose that the passions are strongest in youth! The passions are not stronger, but the control over them is weaker! They are more easily excited, they are more violent and apparent; but they have less energy, less durability, less intense and concentrated power than in the maturer life.
– Edward Bulwer-LyttonRate it:
What a new face courage puts on everything.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
What a peculiar privilege has this little agitation of the brain which we call 'thought'.
– HumeRate it:
What a piece of work is a man how noble in reason how infinite in faculty in form and moving how express and admirable in action how like an angel in apprehension how like a god
– William ShakespeareRate it:
What a piece of work is a man! how noble in reason! how infinite in faculty! in form and moving how express and admirable! in action how like an angel! in apprehension how like a god!
– William Shakespeare, "Hamlet", Act 2 scene 2Rate it:
What a pity that so many people rather believe their doubts And doubt their beliefs... Why don't we just decide to have no doubts, And believe your beliefs Fear and worry is just the mis-use of the creative powers We originally got to dream.
– UnknownRate it:
What a pity, when Christopher Colombus discovered America, that he ever mentioned it.
– Margot AsquithRate it:
What a pity, when Christopher Columbus discovered America, that he ever mentioned it.
– Margot AsquithRate it:
What a price we pay for experience, when we must sell our youth to buy it.
– JavanRate it:
What a rich man gives and what he consumes, that is his real worth.
– The HitopadesaRate it:
What a searching preacher of self-command is the varying phenomenon of health.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
What a splendid head, yet no brain.
– AesopRate it:
What a strange illusion it is to suppose that beauty is goodness.
– Leo TolstoyRate it:
What a terrible time this is to be a Christian. The churches have failed and betrayed us, and the ministry preaches hate and murder. If there is a sane and reasoning voice in the Christian church today it is sadly silent.
– Francois ArouetRate it:
What a time experiences as evil, is usually an untimely echo of what was formerly experienced as good--the atavism of a more ancient ideal.
– Friedrich Nietzsche, Beyond Good and EvilRate it:
What a time! What a civilization!
– CiceroRate it:
What a waste it is to lose one's mind--or not to have a mind. How true that is.
– J Danforth QuayleRate it:
What a waste it is to lose one's mind. Or not to have a mind is being very wasteful. How true that is.
– Dan QuayleRate it:
What a wonderful thing it is to be sure of one's faith How wonderful to be a member of the evangelical church, which preaches the free grace of God through Christ as the hope of sinners If we were to rely on our works--my God, what would become of us
– George Frederick HandelRate it:
What a wretched lot of old shrivelled creatures we shall be by-and-by. Never mind- the uglier we get in the eyes of others, the lovelier we shall be to each other that has always been my firm faith about friendship.
– Marie DresslerRate it:
What about the boy? Ya gonna hang him too or just, beat'him up some more?
– John WayneRate it:
What actions are most excellent? To gladden the heart of human beings, to feed the hungry, to help the afflicted, to lighten the sorrow of the sorrowful, and to remove the sufferings of the injured.
– Prophet MohammadRate it:
What actually makes one experienced isn't just what he or she has encountered. Rather, it's what he or she was able to do with it.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
What actually makes one experienced isn't just what he/she has encountered. Rather, it's what he/she was able to do with what he/she has encountered.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
What an absurd thing it is to pass over all the valuable parts of a man, and fix our attention on his infirmities.
– Joseph AddisonRate it:
What an artist the world is losing in me
– Nero Claudius CaesarRate it:
What an immense power over the life is the power of possessing distinct aims. The voice, the dress, the look, the very motions of a person, define and alter when he or she begins to live for a reason.
– Elizabeth Stuart PhelpsRate it:
What an occupation! To sit and flay your fellow men and then offer their skins for sale and expect them to buy them.
– August StrindbergRate it:
What are all political and social institutions, but always a religion, which in realizing itself, becomes incarnate in the world?
– Edgar QuinetRate it:
What are kings, when regiment is gone, but perfect shadows in a sunshine day?
– Christopher MarloweRate it:
What are man and woman if not members of two very different and warring tribes Yet decade after decade, century after century, they attempt in marriage to reconcile and forge a union. Why I don't know. Biological imperative Divine law Or just a desire to connect to that mysterious other In any case, it's always struck me as a hopeful thing.
– Andrew SchneiderRate it:
What are politicians going to tell people when the Constitution is gone and we still have a drug problem?
– William Simpson, A.C.L.U.Rate it:
What are we, except what we think ourselves to be?
– Muhammed Johanzaib RehmanRate it:
What attracts a man’s attention does not guarantee his respect.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
What avails your wealth, if it makes you arrogant to the poor?
– Arabic ProverbRate it:
What better way to prove that you understand a subject than to make money out of it?
– Harold RosenbergRate it:
What breaks in a moment may take years to mend.
– Swedish ProverbRate it:
What brings joy to the heart is not so much the friend's gift as the friend's love.
– Saint Alfred of RievaulxRate it:
What broke in a man when he could bring himself to kill another
– Alan Stewart PatonRate it:
What business strategy is all about; what distinguishes it from all other kinds of business planning - is, in a word, competitive advantage. Without competitors there would be no need for strategy, for the sole purpose of strategic planning is to enable the company to gain, as effectively as possible, a sustainable edge over its competitors
– Keniche OhnaeRate it:
What came from the earth returns back to the earth, and the spirit that was sent from heaven, again carried back, is received into the temple of heaven.
– LucretiusRate it:
What can a sculptor do without the chisel and the hammer? And what can an impostor politician do without the ignorants and the uneducated?
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
What can be added to the happiness of a man who is in health, out of debt, and has a clear conscience?
– Adam SmithRate it:
What can be greater to life than to understand its meaning.
– Kedar JoshiRate it:
What can be more palpably absurd than the prospect held out of locomotives travelling twice as fast as stagecoaches?
– The Quarterly Review (England), March 1825Rate it:
What can I wish to the youth of my country who devote themselves to science? ...Thirdly, passion. Remember that science demands from a man all his life. If you had two lives that would not be enough for you. Be passionate in your work and in your searching.
– Ivan PavlovRate it:
What can we see, read, acquire, but ourselves. Take the book, my friend, and read your eyes out, you will never find there what I find.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
What can you say about a society that says God is dead and Elvis is alive?
– Irv KupcinetRate it:
What can you say about a society that says that God is dead and Elvis is alive
– Irv KupcinetRate it:
What can you say about a society that says that God is dead and Elvis is alive?
– Irv KupcinetRate it:
What causes depression and eventually/at worst leads to frustration is lack of inspirations/motivations. Yes, that's because, whoever that is often inspired/motivated can't be depressed/frustrated by anyone/anything. So, never you dare to lack inspirations/motivations. Rather, do quest for them always.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
What children take from us, they giveWe become people who feel more deeply, question more deeply, hurt more deeply, and love more deeply.
– Sonia TaitzRate it:
What children take from us, they give…We become people who feel more deeply, question more deeply, hurt more deeply, and love more deeply.
– Sonia Taitz, O Magazine, May 2003Rate it:
What comes from the heart goes to the heart.
– Samuel Taylor ColeridgeRate it:
What counts in making a happy marriage is not so much how compatible you are, but how you deal with incompatibility.
– George LevingerRate it:
What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight - it's the size of the fight in the dog.
– Dwight D EisenhowerRate it:
What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight, what counts is the size of the fight in the dog.
– Mark TwainRate it:
What cuts & dries up depression/frustration is happiness/inspiration/motivation. So, always be happy/inspired/motivated.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
What did my hands do before they held you?
– Sylvia PlathRate it:
What did that mean, to kiss? You put your face up like that to say goodnight and then his mother put her face down. That was to kiss. His mother put her lips on his cheek; her lips were soft and they wetted his cheek; and they made a tiny little noise: kiss. Why did people do that with their two faces?
– James JoyceRate it:
what did the nuke say to the other? let's nuke this area.
– skylaRate it:
What did you ask at school today
– Richard FenymanRate it:
What difference does it make how much you have What you do not have amounts to much more.
– SenecaRate it:
What difference does it make how much you have? What you do not have amounts to much more.
– SenecaRate it:
What difference does it make to the dead, the orphans and the homeless, whether the mad destruction is wrought under the name of totalitarianism or the holy name of liberty or democracy
– Mahatma GandhiRate it:
What difference does it make to the dead, the orphans and the homeless, whether the mad destruction is wrought under the name of totalitarianism or the holy name of liberty or democracy?
– Mahatma Gandhi, "Non-Violence in Peace and War"Rate it:
What difference is there between us, save a restless dream that follows my soul but fears to come near you
– Kahlil GibranRate it:
What distinguishes us one from another is our dreams . . . and what we do to make them come about.
– Joseph EpsteinRate it:
What do girls do who haven't any mothers to help them through their troubles?
– Louisa May AlcottRate it:
What do I believe As an American I believe in generosity, in liberty, in the rights of man. These are social and political faiths that are part of me, as they are, I suppose, part of all of us. Such beliefs are easy to express. But part of me too is my relation to all life, my religion. And this is not so easy to talk about. Religious experience is highly intimate and, for me, ready words are not at hand.
– Adlai Ewing StevensonRate it:
What do I do? I am so sick of being alone. Not having someone else who can share my company. No one to go to when I’m alone or feeling down. Everyone else has had someone at one point. Felt the joy of another human’s touch. But not I. For I have yet to feel the warm embrace of the opposite sex. Still with no idea what a simple kiss is like. And yet there are others who partake in far greater bounties than I can ever imagine. Worse yet, they lack intelligence and haven’t the slightest idea what they have. They take things for granted and don’t have a care in the world. But it is all fine in the end. For there is an eternal balance to everything that happens. They may have their forbidden fruit, but it is that very thing that has poisoned their minds and made them oblivious to the truths of life. The hidden wonders that can only be learned over time. Between the two I prefer my scenario. I may miss out on wonderful bounties now, but they become available to everyone eventually. And I am very patient. Besides, by waiting just a little longer I can understand things now that will take them years to even think of. I count myself lucky. If not in society’s eye but in my eye. Because I know that in the future everything will work out for the better. Such is the way of things to always have a balance. One day I will be with that person. That one special someone to share my life and happiness with. So, what do I do? Well, I am going to wait. Not forever, but for that opportune time when I know I will be able to change everything. I will wait and endure the status quo to one day experience the balance. I have told you what I will do. Now, what will you do?
– AnonymousRate it:
What do the nationalists say about killers punishing murderers and thieves sentencing looters
– Kahlil GibranRate it:
What do we live for if not to make life less difficult for each other
– Roger BannisterRate it:
What do we live for if not to make life less difficult for each other?
– George EliotRate it:
What do you despise By this are you truly known.
– Frank HerbertRate it:
What do you do when the only person who can make you stop crying is the person who made you cry
– UnknownRate it:
What do you do when you are faced with disappointment or misfortune? Anyway, you've got two options. You can either allow it to press or weigh you down or you can use it as a stepping-stone to better your own self or your situation. But I'm urging you, refuse to be pressed or weighed down by anything not even your own seemed misfortunes or disappointments.­ I mean, never allow them to become stumbling blocks to you nor in becoming whoever you've been longing to become, nor in achieving whatever you've been longing to achieve.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
What do you do when you are faced with disappointment/misfortune? Anyway, you've got two options. You can either let it press/weigh you down or you can use it as a stepping-stone to better yourself/your condition. But, I'm urging, refuse to be pressed/weighed down by anything not even your own seemed misfortunes/disappointments.­ I mean, never let them to become stumbling blocks to you and in achieving/­becoming whatever/­whoever you long to achieve/become.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
What do you do with a lifetime of work? Face it in the morning.
– Iggy PopRate it:
What do you gain, Soviet Union, from this miserable policy Where is your decency Would it be a disgrace for you to give up this battle (On suppression of freedom for Jews in the USSR)
– Golda MeirRate it:
What do you gargle with? Pebbles? (to singer Tom Jones after a 1969 Royal Variety performance)
– Prince PhillipRate it:
What do you mean? Do you wish me a good morning, or mean that it is a good morning whether I want it or not; or that you feel good on this morning; or that it is a morning to be good on?
– J. R. R. Tolkien, The HobbitRate it:
What do you take me for, an idiot
– Charles De GaulleRate it:
What does education often do It makes a straight-cut ditch of a free, meandering brook.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
What does it matter how one comes by the truth so long as one pounces upon it and lives by it
– Henry MillerRate it:
What does it matter how one comes by the truth so long as one pounces upon it and lives by it?
– Henry MillerRate it:
What does it profit a man if he gains the whole world, and yet loses his soul?
– Jesus Christ, Matthew 16:26Rate it:
What does not destroy me makes me strong
– John MiltonRate it:
What does not kill me makes me stronger!
– John S. BritsiosRate it:
What does one want when one is engaged in the sexual act That everything around you give you its utter attention, think only of you, care only for you...every man wants to be a tyrant when he fornicates.
– Marquis de SadeRate it:
What does reason demand of a man A very easy thing--to live in accord with his nature.
– SenecaRate it:
What does reason demand of a man? A very easy thing--to live in accord with his nature.
– SenecaRate it:
What does the truth matter? Haven't we mothers all given our sons a taste for lies, lies which from the cradle upwards lull them, reassure them, send them to sleep: lies as soft and warm as a breast!
– Georges BernanosRate it:
What doesn't kill you makes you stronger!
– Kelly ClarksonRate it:
What dreadful hot weather we have! It keeps me in a continual state of inelegance.
– Jane AustenRate it:
What dreadful weather we have! It keeps me in a continual state of inelegance.
– Jane AustenRate it:
What each must seek in his own life never was on land or sea. It is something that never has been and never could have been experienced by anyone else.
– Joseph CampbellRate it:
What else is love but understanding and rejoicing in the fact that another person lives, acts, and experiences otherwise than we do…?
– Friedrich NietzscheRate it:
What ever crushes individuality is despotism, no matter what name it is called.
– John Stuart MillRate it:
What every genuine philosopher (every genuine man, in fact) craves most is praise -- although the philosophers generally call it recognition!
– William JamesRate it:
What evokes true happiness is never acquiring everything one needs/wants. Rather, true happiness evokes only from looking beyond your/one's lacks/deficiencies/needs/wants.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
What experience and history teach is this - that nations and governments have never learned anything from history, or acted upon any lessons they might have drawn from it.
– Georg Wilhelm Friedrich HegelRate it:
What feeling is so nice as a child's hand in yours So small, so soft and warm, like a kitten huddling in the shelter of your clasp.
– Marjorie HolmesRate it:
What force is more potent than love?
– Igor StravinskyRate it:
What frightens us most in a madman is his sane conversation.
– Anatole FranceRate it:
What God hath joined together no man shall put asunder: God will take care of that.
– George Bernard ShawRate it:
What goes up must come down. Ask any system administrator.
– AnonymousRate it:
What good is a name when your in love? You only ever you pet names anyway. Hun.
– Amanda MaddenRate it:
What good mothers and fathers instinctively feel like doing for their babies is usually best after all.
– Benjamin McLane SpockRate it:
What good the eyes without anything behind them ? (A quoi bon les yeux Sans rien derrière eux ?)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
What government is the best That which teaches us to govern ourselves.
– Johann von GoetheRate it:
What grape to keep its place in the sun, taught our ancestors to make wine?
– Cyril ConnollyRate it:
What great delight it is to see the ones we love and then to have speech with them.
– Vincent McNabbRate it:
What greater grief than the loss of one's native land.
– EuripidesRate it:
What greater pain could mortals have than this To see their children dead before their eyes
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
What greater tragedy can there be than to lose hope forever and drift in the cold darkness of hopelessness?
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
What gunpowder did for war the printing press has done for the mind.
– Wendell PhillipsRate it:
What happens depends on our way of observing it or on the fact that we observe it.
– Werner HeisenbergRate it:
What happens if a big asteroid hits Earth ? Judging from realistic simulations involving a sledge hammer and a common laboratory frog, we can assume it will be pretty bad.
– Dave BarryRate it:
What happens is not as important as how you react to what happens.
– Thaddeus GolasRate it:
What happens to a man is less significant than what happens within him.
– Louis L. MannRate it:
What happens to the hole when the cheese is gone
– Bertolt BrechtRate it:
What happens to the hole when the cheese is gone?
– Bertolt BrechtRate it:
What happens when the future has come and gone
– Robert HalfRate it:
What happens when the future has come and gone?
– Robert HalfRate it:
What happiness is there which is not purchased with more or less of pain?
– Margaret Oliphant OliphantRate it:
What harsh judges fathers are to all young men!
– TerenceRate it:
what has been taken by power can not be returned without power./or can be only returned by power.
– Gamal Abdel NasserRate it:
What has not been examined impartially has not been well examined. Skepticism is therefore the first step toward truth.
– Denis DiderotRate it:
What have you done for science today? Stop doing things for God! He doesn't need anything. Do something for science, for God's sake!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
What have you got if you do not have a peaceful corner where you can refresh yourself?
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
What I am actually saying is that we need to be willing to let our intuition guide us, and then be willing to follow that guidance directly and fearlessly.
– Shakti GawainRate it:
What I am going to say may appear narcissistic, but it's true. If you want to see a miracle, all you have to do is just look in the mirror, and you will see the greatest miracle in this world: The Human Body, the amazingly wondrous creation of Supreme Power, in my view. The process of creation of human body begins with the union of sperm and ovum in the womb of a woman. It's just a beginning of the greatest miracle, because almost immediately begins the creation of thousands of millions of body cells, which in fact build the most complicated tissues, complex organs, and exceptionally intricate systems of the human body. Interestingly there are about one octillion cells in adult human body, which can be written as 1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000. And now comes the astounding fact: all these one thousand trillion trillion cells are created by only fifty consecutive replications of just one cell. Wow! That's what I consider miracle, created by none other than Supreme Power!
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
What I am is good enough if I could only be it openly.
– Carl R. RogersRate it:
What I believe about God is the most important thing about me.
– A. W. TozerRate it:
What I cannot create, I do not understand.
– Richard FeynmanRate it:
What I claim is to live to the full the contradiction of my time, which may well make sarcasm the condition of truth.
– Roland BarthesRate it:
What I did not yet know so intensely was the hatred of the white American for the black, a hatred so deep that I wonder if every white man in this country, when he plants a tree, doesn't see Negroes hanging from its branches.
– Jean GenetRate it:
What I dream of is an art of balance.
– Henri MatisseRate it:
What I give form to in daylight is only one per cent of what I have seen in darkness.
– M. C. EscherRate it:
What I have done is a duty that any Nicaraguan who truly loves his country should have done a long time ago.
– Rigoberto López PérezRate it:
What I have to say is far more important than how long my eyelashes are.
– Alanis MorissetteRate it:
What I know for sure is that what you give comes back to you.
– Oprah WinfreyRate it:
What I like about cities is that everything is king size, the beauty and the ugliness.
– Joseph BrodskyRate it:
What I like in a good author is not what he says but what he whispers.
– Logan Pearsall SmithRate it:
What I look forward to is continued immaturity followed by death.
– Dave BarryRate it:
What I must do is all that concerns me. This rule, equally arduous in actual and intellectual life, may serve for the whole distinction between greatness and meanness. It is harder because you will always find those who think they know what is your duty better than you know it.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
What I really find interesting is there is plenty of time for death, but so little time for life.
– AnonymousRate it:
What I said never changed anyone. What they understood did.
– UnknownRate it:
What I still ask for daily - for life as long as I have work to do, and work as long as I have life.
– Reynolds PriceRate it:
What I want to do is make people laugh so that they'll see things seriously.
– William ZinsserRate it:
What I want to fix your attention on is the vast overall movement towards the discrediting, and finally the elimination, of every kind of human excellence -- moral, cultural, social or intellectual. And is it not pretty to notice how 'democracy' (in the incantatory sense) is now doing for us the work that was once done by the most ancient dictatorships, and by the same methods The basic proposal of the new education is to be that dunces and idlers must not be made to feel inferior to intelligent and industrious pupils. That would be 'undemocratic.' Children who are fit to proceed may be artificially kept back, because the others would get a trauma by being left behind. The bright pupil thus remains democratically fettered to his own age group throughout his school career, and a boy who would be capable of tackling Aeschylus or Dante sits listening to his coeval's attempts to spell out A CAT SAT ON A MAT. We may reasonably hope for the virtual abolition of education when 'I'm as good as you' has fully had its way. All incentives to learn and all penalties for not learning will vanish. The few who might want to learn will be prevented who are they to overtop their fellows And anyway, the teachers -- or should I say nurses -- will be far too busy reassuring the dunces and patting them on the back to waste any time on real teaching. We shall no longer have to plan and toil to spread imperturbable conceit and incurable ignorance among men.
– Clive Staples LewisRate it:
What I'm concerned about is the people who don't dwell on the meaninglessness of their lives, or the meaningfulness of it-who just pursue mindless entertainment.
– Michael K. HookerRate it:
What I've learned. . . . I've learned that just when I get my room the way I like it, Mom makes me clean it up.
– Child Age 13Rate it:
What if everything is an illusion and nothing exists In that case, I definitely overpaid for my carpet.
– Woody AllenRate it:
What if everything is an illusion and nothing exists? In that case, I definitely overpaid for my carpet.
– Woody AllenRate it:
What if I'm not the Hero? What if I'm... the bad guy?
– Stephenie MeyerRate it:
What if in REALITY the only great thing in [us] was just the THEORY of maybe loving each other
– SguichardoRate it:
What if nothing exists and we're all in somebody's dream Or what's worse, what if only that fat guy in the third row exists
– Woody AllenRate it:
What if reincarnation really happens, and Jesus were reincarnated, & you were a total d*ck to him? It could happen. You should probably treat everyone like they were Jesus reincarnated.
– Ingrid WeirRate it:
What if reincarnation really happens, and Jesus were reincarnated, & you were a total d*ck to him? It could happen. You should probably treat everyone like they were Jesus reincarnated.
– Ingrid WeirRate it:
What if there had been room at the inn?
– Linda Festa on the origins of ChristianityRate it:
What if this weren't a hypothetical question
– UnknownRate it:
What if you slept? And what if, in your sleep, you dreamed? And what if, in your dream, you went to heaven and plucked a strange and beautiful flower? And what if, when you awoke, you had the flower in your hand? Ah, what then?
– Samuel Taylor ColeridgeRate it:
What importance can we attach to the things of this world? Friendship? It disappears when the one who is liked comes to grief, or the one who likes becomes powerful. Love? it is deceived, fleeting, or guilty. Fame? You share it with mediocrity or crime. Fortune? Could that frivolity be counted a blessing? All that remains are those so-called happy days that flow past unnoticed in the obscurity of domestic cares, leaving man with the desire neither to lose his life nor to begin it over.
– ChateaubriandRate it:
What in fact have I achieved, however much it may seem Bits and pieces trivialities. But here they won't tolerate anything else, or anything more. If I wanted to take one step in advance of the current views and opinions of the day, that would put paid to any power I have. Do you know what we are those of us who count as pillars of society We are society's tools, neither more nor less.
– Henrik IbsenRate it:
What in the Wide, Wide World of Sports is a-goin' on here?
– Mel BrooksRate it:
What information consumes is rather obvious: it consumes the attention of its recipients. Hence, a wealth of information creates a poverty of attention and a need to allocate that attention efficiently among the overabundance of information sources that might consume it.
– Herbert Simon, economistRate it:
What is a committee A group of the unwilling, picked from the unfit, to do the unnecessary.
– Richard HarknessRate it:
What is a country without rabbits and partridges They are among the most simple and indigenous animal products ancient and venerable familes known to antiquity as to modern times of the very hue and substance of Nature, nearest allied to leaves and to the ground.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
What is a cynic? A man who knows the price of everything and the value of nothing.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
What is a defeat? It is just a good opportunity to make a new start, nothing else! Defeat is by no means a tragedy, but to consider it as a tragedy is in fact the greatest tragedy! In your every defeat, you must know that the paths of the victory never disappear; try those roads again!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
What is a demanding pleasure that demands the use of ones mind! Not in the sense of problem solving, but in the sense of exercising discrimination, judgment, awareness.
– Ayn RandRate it:
What is a friend A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
– AristotleRate it:
What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
– Aristotle, from Diogenes Laertius, Lives of Eminent PhilosophersRate it:
What is a hero without love for mankind.
– Doris LessingRate it:
What is a husband He is the one who, with a touch, can bring back the starlight and glow of years long ago. At least he hopes he can-don't disappoint him.
– Alan Marshall BeckRate it:
What is a kiss? Why this, as some approve:
The sure, sweet cement, glue, and lime of love.

– Robert HerrickRate it:
What is a lie? It is to say what is real is not real. It is to deny the existence of what exists.
– Peter Nivio ZarlengaRate it:
What is a man profited, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul I suppose this depends somewhat upon the size of the soul. I think there are cases where the trade would do.
– Josh BillingsRate it:
What is a man? A miserable little pile of secrets.
– Andre MalrauxRate it:
What is a minority The chosen heroes of this earth have been in a minority. There is not a social, political, or religious privilege that you enjoy today that was not bought for you by the blood and tears and patient suffering of the minority. It is the minority that have stood in the van of every moral conflict, and achieved all that is noble in the history of the world.
– John B. GoughRate it:
What is a rebel A man who says no.
– Albert CamusRate it:
What is a scientist? We give the name scientist to the type of man who has felt experiment to be a means guiding him to search out the deep truth of life, to lift a veil from its fascinating secrets, and who, in this pursuit, has felt arising within him a love for the mysteries of nature, so passionate as to annihilate the thought of himself.
– Maria MontessoriRate it:
What is a seer? A man who with luck tells the truth sometimes, with frequent falsehoods, but when his luck deserts him, collapses then and there.
– Achilles, Euripides, Iphigenia in Aulis 955Rate it:
What is a television apparatus to man, who has only to shut his eyes to see the most inaccessible regions of the seen and the never seen, who has only to imagine in order to pierce through walls and cause all the planetary Baghdad's of his dreams to rise from the dust.
– Salvador DalíRate it:
What is a thousand years Time is short for one who thinks, endless for one who yearns.
– AlainRate it:
What is a throne? A chair; ornamented but a poisonous chair!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
What is a weed A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
What is all wisdom save a collection of platitudes. Take fifty of our current proverbial sayings-- they are so trite, so threadbare. None the less they embody the concentrated experience of the race, and the man who orders his life according to their teachings cannot be far wrong. Has any man ever attained to inner harmony by pondering the experience of others? Not since the world began! He must pass through fire.
– Norman DouglasRate it:
What is all wisdom save a collection of platitudes? But the man who orders his life according to their teachings cannot go far wrong.
– Norman DouglasRate it:
What is allowed us is disagreeable, what is denied us causes us intense desire.
– Ovid, Amorum, Book 2, 19, 3Rate it:
What is an epigram A dwarfish whole, its body brevity, and wit its soul.
– Samuel Taylor ColeridgeRate it:
What is an epigram? A dwarfish whole, its body brevity, and wit its soul.
– Samuel Taylor ColeridgeRate it:
What is art Nature concentrated.
– Honore' de BalzacRate it:
What is Art? It is the response of man's creative soul to the call of the Real.
– Rabindranath TagoreRate it:
What is better than a peaceful man? What is worse than an aggressive man?
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
What is called genius is the abundance of life and health.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
What is called good society is usually nothing but a mosaic of polished caricatures.
– Karl Wilhelm Friedrich von SchlegelRate it:
What is called resignation is confirmed desperation.
– Henry David Thoreau, in Walden, "Economy"Rate it:
What is conservativism? Is it not the aherence to the old and tried against the new and untried?
– Abraham LincolnRate it:
What is defeat Nothing but education nothing but the first step to something better.
– Wendell PhillipsRate it:
What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first step to something better.
– Wendell PhillipsRate it:
What is desperately needed ... is the skepticism and the sense of history that a liberal arts education provides.
– Felix G. RohatynRate it:
What is done let us leave alone.
– TerenceRate it:
What is done out of love always takes place beyond good and evil.
– Friedrich Nietzsche, Beyond Good and Evil, Aphorism 153Rate it:
What is done out of love is beyond Good and Evil
– Friedrich NietzscheRate it:
What is fame? The advantage of being known by people of whom you yourself know nothing, and for whom you care as little
– StanislausRate it:
What is fame? The advantage of being known by people of whom you yourself know nothing, and for whom you care as little.
– Leszezynski StanislausRate it:
What is food to one man is bitter poison to others.
– LucretiusRate it:
What is food to one, is to others bitter poison.
– Lucretius, De Rerum NaturaRate it:
What is freedom? Freedom is the right to choose: the right to create for oneself the alternatives of choice.
– Archibald MacLeishRate it:
What is genius, anyway, if it isn't the ability to give an adequate response to a great challenge
– Bette GreeneRate it:
What is good for the country is good for General Motors and vice versa.
– Charles E. WilsonRate it:
What is good? All that heightens the feeling of power in man, the will to power, power itself. What is bad? All that is born of weakness. What is happiness? The feeling that power is growing, that resistance is overcome.
– Friedrich Nietzsche, The Antichrist, section 2Rate it:
What is grace? It is the inspiration from on high: it is love; it is liberty. Grace is the spirit of law. This discovery of the spirit of law belongs to Saint Paul; and what he calls "grace" from a heavenly point of view, we, from an earthly point, call "rigtheousness."
– Victor HugoRate it:
What is harder than rock, or softer than water Yet soft water hollows out hard rock. Persevere.
– OvidRate it:
What is hardest to accept about the passage of time is that the people who once mattered the most to us are wrapped up in parentheses.
– John Irving, _The Cider House Rules_ (1985)Rate it:
What is history but a fable agreed upon.
– Napoleon BonaparteRate it:
What is hope? nothing but the paint on the face of Existence; the least touch of truth rubs it off, and then we see what a hollow-cheeked harlot we have got hold of.
– Lord Byron, Letter to Thomas MooreRate it:
What is important is to keep learning, to enjoy challenge, and to tolerate ambiguity. In the end there are no certain answers.
– Martina HornerRate it:
What is important-what lasts-in another language is not what is said but what is written. For the essence of an age, we look to its poetry and its prose, not its talk shows.
– Peter BrodieRate it:
What is inconceivable about the universe is that it is at all conceivable.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
What is it about genus arboretum that socks us in the figurative solar plexus We see a logging truck go cruising down the road, stacked with a bunch of those fresh-cut giants, we feel like we lost a brother. Next thing you know, we're in The Brick, we're flopping money down on the bar. Wood. We're under a roof. Wood. We're walking the floors. Wood. Grabbing a pool cue. That's wood. Our friends in the forest carry a set of luggage from the mythical baggage carousel. Tree of life, tree of knowledge, family tree, Buddha's Bodhi tree. Page one of life, in the beginning. Genesis 322. Adam and Eve. They're kicking back in the garden of Eden and boom, they get an eviction notice. Why is that Lest they should also take of the tree of life, eat and live forever. A definitive Yahweh no-no. Be good to yourself, go out and plant a wet one on a tree.
– Diane FrolovRate it:
What is it about possessing things Why do we feel the need to own what we love, and why do we become jerks when we do We've all been there-- you want something, to possess it. By possessing something you lose it. You finally win the girl of your dreams, the first thing you do is change her. The little things she does with her hair, the way she wears her clothes or the way she chews her gum. Pretty soon what you like, what you changed, what you don't like, blends together like a watercolor in the rain.
– Jeff MelvoinRate it:
What is it now, pilgrim… your conscience?
– John WayneRate it:
What is it the Bible teaches us? - rapine, cruelty, and murder. What is it the Testament teaches us? - to believe that the Almighty committed debauchery with a woman engaged to be married, and the belief of this debauchery is called faith.
– Thomas Paine, The Age of ReasonRate it:
What is Jordan that I should wash in it What is the preaching that I should attend on it, while I hear nothing but what I knew before What are these beggarly elements of water, bread, and wine Are not these the reasonings of a soul that forgets who appoints the means of grace
– William GurnallRate it:
What is laid down, ordered, factual is never enough to embrace the whole truth: life always spills over the rim of every cup.
– Boris PasternakRate it:
What is left when honor is lost
– Publilius SyrusRate it:
What is left when honor is lost?
– Publilius SyrusRate it:
What is life An illusion, a shadow, a story, And the greatest good is little enough for all life is a dream, and dreams themselves are only dreams.
– Pedro Calderon de la BarcaRate it:
What is life but a seires of inspired follies The difficulty is to find them to do. Never lose a chance it doesn't come every day.
– George Bernard ShawRate it:
What is life It is the flash of a firefly in the night. It is the breath of a buffalo in the winter time.
– CrowfootRate it:
What is life It is the flash of a firefly in the night. It is the breath of a buffalo in the wintertime. It is the little shadow which runs across the grass and loses itself in the sunset.
– CrowfootRate it:
What is life? An illusion, a shadow, a story,
And the greatest good is little enough:
for all life is a dream, and dreams themselves are only dreams.

– Pedro Calderon de la Barca, Life is a DreamRate it:
What is life? It is a flash of a firefly in the night. It is the breath of a buffalo in the wintertime. It is the little shadow which runs across the grass and loses itself in the sunset.
– CrowfootRate it:
What is love? As far as I can tell, is is passion, admiration, and respect. If you have two, you have enough. If you have all three, you dont have to die to go to heaven.
– William WhartonRate it:
What is love? It is the morning and the evening star.
– Sinclair LewisRate it:
What is man without the beasts If all the beasts were gone, man would die from a great loneliness of spirit. For whatever happens to the beasts, soon happens to man. All things are connected.
– Chief SeattleRate it:
What is man's chief enemy Each man is his own.
– Anacharsis ClootsRate it:
What is morality in any given time or place? It is what the majority then and there happen to like, and immorality is what they dislike.
– Alfred North WhiteheadRate it:
What is more important in a library than anything else -- than everything else -- is the fact that it exists.
– Archibald MacLeishRate it:
What is more mortifying than to feel that you have missed the plum for want of courage to shake the tree?
– Logan Pearsall SmithRate it:
What is most beautiful in virile men is something feminine what is most beautiful in feminine women is something masculine.
– Susan SontagRate it:
What is most beautiful in virile men is something feminine; what is most beautiful in feminine women is something masculine.
– Susan Sontag, Against Interpretation, 1966Rate it:
What is most original in a man's nature is often that which is most desperate. Thus new systems are forced on the world by men who simply cannot bear the pain of living with what is. Creators care nothing for their systems except that they be unique. If Hitler had been born in Nazi Germany he wouldn't have been content to enjoy the atmosphere.
– Leonard CohenRate it:
What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.
– Abraham MaslowRate it:
What is needed, rather than running away or controlling or suppressing or any other resistance, is understanding fear; that means, watch it, learn about it, come directly into contact with it. We are to learn about fear, not how to escape from it.
– Jiddu KrishnamurtiRate it:
What is not fully understood is not possessed.
– Johann von GoetheRate it:
What is not good for the swarm is not good for the bee.
– Marcus Aurelius AntoninusRate it:
What is not nailed down is mine. Anything that I can pry loose was not nailed down.
– Harlen Ellison, interview with Charlie RoseRate it:
What is now proved was once only imagined.
– William BlakeRate it:
What is now proved was only once imagined.
– BlakeRate it:
What is objectionable, what is dangerous, about extremists is not that they are extreme, but that they are intolerant. The evil is not what they say about their cause, but what they say about their opponents.
– Robert Francis KennedyRate it:
What is originality Undetected plagiarism.
– William Ralph IngeRate it:
What is originality? Undetected plagiarism.
– William Ralph IngeRate it:
What is our task? To make Britain a fit country for heroes to live in.
– David Lloyd GeorgeRate it:
What is play to the cat is death to the mouse.
– Danish proverbRate it:
What is politics but persuading the public to vote for this and support that and endure these for the promise of those
– Gilbert HighetRate it:
What is reality, anyway Just a collective hunch.
– Jane WagnerRate it:
What is right is often forgotten by what is convenient.
– Bodie ThoeneRate it:
What is success I think it is a mixture of having a flair for the thing that you are doing knowing that it is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose.
– Margaret Hilda ThatcherRate it:
What is ten thousand years? Time is short for one who thinks, endless for one who yearns.
– AlainRate it:
What is the answer I was silent. In that case, what is the question
– Gertrude SteinRate it:
What is the answer? she asked, and when no answer came she laughed and said: Then, what is the question?
– Gertrude SteinRate it:
What is the difference between unethical and ethical advertising Unethical advertising uses falsehoods to deceive the public ethical advertising uses truth to deceive the public.
– Vilhjalmur StefanssonRate it:
What is the difference between unethical and ethical advertising? Unethical advertising uses falsehoods to deceive the public; ethical advertising uses truth to deceive the public.
– Vilhjalmur StefanssonRate it:
What is the first business of one who practices philosophy To get rid of self-conceit. For it is impossible for anyone to begin to learn that which he thinks he already knows.
– EpictetusRate it:
What is the first business of one who practices philosophy? To get rid of self-conceit. For it is impossible for anyone to begin to learn that which he thinks he already knows.
– Epictetus, DiscoursesRate it:
What is the hardest thing in the world To think.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
What is the matter with the poor is poverty; what is the matter with the rich is uselessness.
– George Bernard ShawRate it:
What is the meaning of human life, or of organic life altogether To answer this question at all implies a religion. Is there any sense then, you ask, in putting it I answer, the man who regards his own life and that of his fellow creatures as meaningless is not merely unfortunate but almost disqualified for life.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
What is the meaning to life? Life is not such a small imisible spec as to only have one meaning. It is up to each individual to identify their own meaning of life. Or to say that their is not one. The answer lies with you.
– B. ImusRate it:
What is the most profitable? Fellowship with the good. What is the worst thing in the world? The society of evil men. What is the greatest loss? Failure in one?s duty. Where is the greatest peace? In truth and righteousness. Who is the hero? The man who subdues his senses. Who is the best beloved? The faithful wife. What is wealth? Knowledge. What is the most perfect happiness? Staying at home.
– BhartrihariRate it:
What is the price of experience? Do men buy it for a song? Or wisdom for a dance in the street? No, it is bought with the price of all the man hath, his house, his wife, his children.
– William BlakeRate it:
What is the sound of one hand clapping
– ConfuciusRate it:
What is the use of a house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to put it on
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
What is the use of physicians like myself trying to help parents to bring up children healthy and happy, to have them killed in such numbers for a cause that is ignoble
– Benjamin SpockRate it:
What is the use of your pedigrees?
– JuvenalRate it:
What is thine is mine, and all mine is thine.
– PlautusRate it:
What is this life if, so full of care, We have no time to stand and stare.
– W. H. DaviesRate it:
What is this world that is hastening me toward I know not what, viewing me with contempt
– Kahlil GibranRate it:
What is to give light must endure burning.
– Dr. Viktor E FranklRate it:
What is to give light must endure the burning.
– Viktor FranklRate it:
What is uttered is finished and done with.
– Thomas MannRate it:
What is virtue but the trades unionism of the married.
– George Bernard ShawRate it:
What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure.
– Samuel JohnsonRate it:
What is your aim in philosophy?---To shew the fly the way out of the fly-bottle.
– Ludwig WittgensteinRate it:
What is your dream? To be the most famous man in the world? What a stupid dream you have! To conquer the whole world with an army? What a primitive dream you have! To earn millions of dollars? What a greedy dream you have! Question your dreams!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
What is yours is mine, and all mine is yours.
– Titus Maccius PlautusRate it:
What is yours will roll uphill to find you.
– Amapola CabaseRate it:
What is youth except a man or a woman before it is ready or fit to be seen
– Evelyn WaughRate it:
What is youth except a man or a woman before it is ready or fit to be seen?
– Evelyn WaughRate it:
What it means to be unyielding is just the ability to go extra mile when you've got to & a decision never to quit even against all odds. Are you unyielding or not?
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
What it means to think positively is just figure on i.e. having an attitude or a lifestyle of always expecting something positive to happen or to be the case. Have you been thinking negatively rather than positively? If Yes, then you've got to be thinking positively and never negatively. For, positive thinking gives rise to positive results/outcomes. But, the reverse is the case with negative thinking.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
What it really means to love unconditionally is just to love all and sundry without any segregation/limitation/restriction/intimidation/stigmatization. That is that period.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
What it takes to be a giver or philantropist is just a heart of gold. Yes of course, anyone who bears a heart of gold within himself or herself is bound to be philantropic or generous. Anyway, do you have a heart of gold or not? If Yes, then do you have anything to show for it? If No, then you've got to acquire it (a heart of gold ). Because, it pays to be philantropic or generous. Besides, no one has ever become poor just because of giving. And so, bet me you yourself cannot and will never become poor just by the reason of giving generously to someone else or others i.e. anyone or those who you are better off.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
What it takes to be a giver/philantropist is just a heart of gold. Yes of course, anyone who bears a heart of gold within him/her is bound to be generous/philantropic. Do you have a heart of gold or not? If Yes, do you have anything to show for it? If No, then you've got to acquire it (a heart of gold). Because, it pays to be generous/philantropic. Besides, no one has ever become poor just because of giving. And so, bet me you yourself can't become poor by the reason of giving generously to someone else/others i.e. anyone/those who you are better off.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
What it takes to be thankful/cheerful always is just to realize/acknowledge/believe that all things happen for a reason and for a lesson too.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
What it takes to be unique, is just to realize that you are one & only i.e. you are a unique creation. So, be & remain unique.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
What it takes to command the attention of the world is just to do the ordinary things extraordinarily. Yes! that's just the stuff. Anyway, do you long to command the attention of the world? If yes, then endeavour to do everything you ought to do extraordinarily.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
What it takes to live through i.e. to survive a tough time is just to toughen your own self.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
What it takes to make every so seemed impossibility/unreality a possibility/a reality is just courage/an unyielding faith. Oh! Yes, that's just what it takes period.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
What it takes to prove yourself/oneself i.e. to showcase your/one's ability/potential/courage is only self confidence/assurance/esteem.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
What it takes to reap genuine success is just to work your/one's guts out i.e. to work extremely hard. So, do work hard and even harder.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
What it takes to sustain every relationship is just compromise i.e. mutual concession. Yes! whoever that longs to be a true love must be a compromiser of his or her right/interest/comfort/time and stuffs like that. Besides that, every true love or lover is expected to share whatever he or she has with his/her spouse or partner. For, without compromise and sharing there can't/won't be any lasting relationship.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
What it takes to sustain every relationship is just compromise. Yes! besides, whoever that longs to be a true love or leader must be a compromiser of his or her right, interest or comfort.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
What it takes to sustain every relationship is just compromise. Yes! besides, whoever that longs to be a true love/leader must be a compromiser of his or her right/interest/comfort.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
What keeps you going isn't some fine destination but just the road you're on, and the fact that you know how to drive.
– Barbara KingsolverRate it:
What kills the skunk is the publicity it gives itself.
– Abraham LincolnRate it:
What kind of man would live a life without daring Is life so sweet that we should criticize men that seek adventure Is there a better way to die
– Charles Augustus Lindbergh, Jr.Rate it:
What kind of people belong to this world?
– Nikita WuRate it:
What kind of people do they think we are, do they think we will be bowed by their tryanny?
– Winston Churchill, Speaking of the Japanese invasion of British colonies in SE AsiaRate it:
What lies at the end of the life path? The answer is simple: Nothing lies over there! That’s why mankind must change the end of the road!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies with in us.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
– Oliver Wendell HolmesRate it:
What lies in our power to do, it lies in our power not to do.
– AristotleRate it:
What light is to the eyes -- what air is to the lungs -- what love is to the heart, liberty is to the soul of man.
– Robert G. IngersollRate it:
What looks like a loss may be the very event which is subsequently responsible for helping to produce the major achievement of your life.
– Srully D. BlotnickRate it:
What love can achieve, nothing else can achieve!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
What luck for rulers that men do not think.
– Adolf HitlerRate it:
What made the deepest impression upon you? inquired a friend one day of Lincoln, when you stood in the presence of the Falls of Niagara, the greatest of natural wonders? ---- The thing that stuck me most forcibly when I saw the Falls, Lincoln responded with the characteristic deliberation, was where in the world did all that water come from?
– Author UnknownRate it:
What makes a difference between excellence and mediocrity is just a decision/quest to be and remain a world-class.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
What makes a good follower The single most important characteristic may well be a willingness to tell the truth. In a world of growing complexity leaders are increasingly dependent on their subordinates for good information, whether the leaders want to hear it or not. Followers who tell the truth and leaders who listen to it are an unbeatable combination.
– Warren BennisRate it:
What makes a man heavy is the gravity of virtue. Without it, man will be so light that he will be drifted in the winds of immorality.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
What makes all doctrines plain and clear- About two hundred pounds a year. And that which was prov'd true before Prove false again Two hundred more.
– Samuel ButlerRate it:
What makes life worth living To be born with the gift of laughter and sense that the world is mad.
– SearamoucheRate it:
What makes mankind tragic is not that they are the victims of nature, it is that they are conscious of it.
– Joseph ConradRate it:
What makes men of genius, or rather, what they make, is not new ideas, it is that idea - possessing them - that what has been said has still not been said enough.
– Eugene DelacroixRate it:
What makes men of genius, or rather, what they make, is not new ideas, it is that idea -- possessing them -- that what has been said has still not been said enough.
– Eugène DelacroixRate it:
What makes or determines a strong/courageous man or woman is his/her ability to face, withstand and live through pressure/tough time/hardship/challenges. So, you've got to toughen yourself in order to tough it out.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
What makes saintliness in my view, as distinguished from ordinary goodness, is a certain quality of magnanimity and greatness of soul that brings life within the circle of the heroic.
– Harriet Beecher StoweRate it:
What makes something special is not just what you have to gain, but what you feel there is to lose.
– Andre AgassiRate it:
What makes the difference between a Nation that is truly great and one that is merely rich and powerful It is the simple things that make the difference. Honesty, knowing right from wrong, openness, self-respect, and the courage of conviction.
– David L BorenRate it:
What makes the engine go Desire, desire, desire.
– Stanley KunitzRate it:
What makes the engine go? Desire, desire, desire.
– Stanley Kunitz, O Magazine, September 2003Rate it:
What makes the tyger poisonous and dangerous is the poison in its bones!
– Pauline MusaririRate it:
What makes/determines a strong/courageous man/woman is his/her ability to face/withstand/live through pressure/tough time/hardship/challenges. Yes, so you've got to toughen yourself in order to tough it out.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
What man does not understand, he fears; and what he fears, he tends to destroy.
– UnknownRate it:
What man needs is not philosophy or religion in the academic or formalistic sense of the term, but ability to think rightly. The malady of the age is not absence of philosophy or even irreligion but wrong thinking and a vanity which passes for knowledge. Though it is difficult to define right thinking, it cannot be denied that it is the goal of the aspirations of everyone.
– Swami KrishnanandaRate it:
What man's mind can create, man's character can control.
– Thomas EdisonRate it:
What matters is this: you can look at a scar and see hurt, or you can look at a scar and see healing. Try to understand.
– Sherri Reynolds, A Gracious PlentyRate it:
What may be done at any time will be done at no time.
– Scottish ProverbRate it:
What men call good fellowship is commonly but the virtue of pigs in a litter which lie close together to keep each other warm.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
What men desire is a virgin who is a whore.
– Edward DahlbergRate it:
What monster have we here? A great Deed at this hour of day? A great just deed -- and not for pay? Absurd -- or insincere?
– Elizabeth Barrett BrowningRate it:
What more felicity can fall to creature, than to enjoy delight with liberty.
– Edmund SpenserRate it:
What more felicity can fall to creature,
Than to enjoy delight with liberty.

– Spenser, Fate of the ButterflyRate it:
What most experimenters take for granted before they begin their experiments is infinitely more interesting than any results to which their experiments lead.
– Norbert WienerRate it:
What most people need to learn in life is how to love people and use things instead of using people and loving things.
– UnknownRate it:
What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss of energy.
– Francois Marie Arouet VoltaireRate it:
What music is more enchanting than the voices of young people, when you can't hear what they say
– Logan Pearsall SmithRate it:
What my mother believed about cooking is that if you worked hard and prospered, someone else would do it for you.
– Nora EphronRate it:
What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.
– Isaac Bashevis SingerRate it:
What office is there which involves more responsibility, which requires more qualifications, and which ought, therefore, to be more honorable, than that of teaching?
– Harriet MartineauRate it:
What old people say you cannot do, you try and find that you can. Old deeds for old people, and new deeds for new.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
What omniscience has music! So absolutely impersonal, yet every sufferer feels his secret sorrow soothed.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
What once were vices are manners now.
– SenecaRate it:
What one fool can do, another can.
– Ancient Simian ProverbRate it:
What one has not experienced one will never understand in print.
– Isadora DuncanRate it:
What one has not experienced, one will never understand in print.
– Isadora DuncanRate it:
What one hides is worth neither more nor less than what one finds. And what one hides from oneself is worth neither more nor less than what one allows others to find.
– André BretonRate it:
What one knows is, in youth, of little moment they know enough who know how to learn.
– Henry AdamsRate it:
What orators lack in depth, they make up to you in length.
– MontesquieuRate it:
What other dungeon is so dark as one's own heart What jailer so inexorable as one's self
– Nathaniel HawthorneRate it:
What other people think about me is not my business.
– Michael J. Fox, Lucky Man - a memoirRate it:
What others think about you is the Perception, while what you know about yourself is the Reality. The Perception and the Reality would match perfectly - only if you are honest and truthful in your character, and transparent in your behavior. Transparency is the precursor to Trust, IMHO.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
What others think does not matter. What you think about you is what matters.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
What others think of us would be of little moment did it not, when known, so deeply tinge what we think of ourselves.
– Paul ValeryRate it:
What ought a man to be Well, my short answer is himself.
– Henrik IbsenRate it:
What our ancestors would really be thinking, if they were alive today, is: "Why is it so dark in here?"
– Terry Pratchett, PyramidsRate it:
What our eyes behold may well be the text of life but one's meditations on the text and the disclosures of these meditations are no less a part of the structure of reality.
– Wallace StevensRate it:
What oxygen is to the lungs, such is hope to the meaning of life.
– Emil BrunnerRate it:
What passes for optimism is most often the effect of an intellectual error.
– Raymond Claud Ferdinan AronRate it:
What passing bells for these who die as cattleOnly the monstrous anger of the guns.Only the stuttering rifles' rapid rattleCan patter out their hasty orisons.
– Wilfred OwenRate it:
What people are ashamed of usually makes a good story.
– F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Love of the Last TycoonRate it:
What people call insincerity is simply a method by which we can multiply our personalities.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
What people CAN do is very different from what they WILL do.
– Anthony RobbinsRate it:
What people respect is one thing, what people envy is the other. What people respect they do not always want to do, be or have. If, then, you want to be respected, and respect yourself, you sometimes need to do more than you want to.
– anonymousRate it:
What people say behind your back is your standing in the community.
– Edgar Watson HoweRate it:
What people say you cannot do, you try and find that you can.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
What pity is it that we can die but once to serve our country
– Joseph AddisonRate it:
What Planet Are You From?
– Viny StarRate it:
What plays the mischief with the truth is that men will insist upon the universal application of a temporary feeling or opinion.
– Daisy BatesRate it:
What pornography is really about, ultimately, isn't sex but death.
– Susan SontagRate it:
What power has law where only money rules.
– Gaius PetroniusRate it:
What power has love but forgiveness In other words by its intervention what has been done can be undone. What good is it otherwise
– William Carlos WilliamsRate it:
What profits a man if he keeps his eternal soul when he could have lived life to the full and been forgiven at the end of it all anyway?
– David Merritt, a.k.a. THE RED SHARKRate it:
What pursuit is more elegant than that of collecting the ignominies of our nature and transfixing them for show, each on the bright pin of a polished phrase?
– Logan Pearsall SmithRate it:
What really distinguishes this generation in all countries from earlier generations is its determination to act, its joy in action, the assurance of being able to change things by one's own efforts.
– Hannah ArendtRate it:
What really interests me is whether God had any choice in the creation of the world.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
What really keeps me going is the constant belief that it could all disappear tomorrow.
– Phil DonahueRate it:
What really shocked me about New York, I have to say, are the people. I mean, I sort of—being from Colorado originally and then from L.A., there was sort of a perception that people from New York can be very cold and sort of distant. I was really surprised that that was the exact opposite of what I found. I found that people there were incredibly nice, incredibly warm.
– Jeff EastinRate it:
What remains constant in the midst all the innovation and change is that marketers will always find a way to be where their consumers are.
– Bob LordRate it:
What Romantic terminology called genius or talent or inspiration is nothing other than finding the right road empirically, following one's nose, taking shortcuts.
– Italo CalvinoRate it:
What rules the world is idea, because ideas define the way reality is perceived
– Irving KristolRate it:
What sane person could live in this world and not be crazy
– Ursula K. LeGuinRate it:
What sane person could live in this world and not be crazy?
– Ursula K. LeGuinRate it:
What saves a man is to take a step. Then another step. It is always the same step, but you have to take it.
– Antoine De Saint-ExuperyRate it:
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to the soul.
– Joseph AddisonRate it:
What seem our worst prayers may really be, in God's eyes, our best. Those, I mean, which are least supported by devotional feeling. For these may come from a deeper level than feeling. God sometimes seems to speak to us most intimately when he catches us, as it were, off our guard.
– Clive Staples LewisRate it:
What seems like the right thing to do could also be the hardest thing you have ever done in your life
– Abhishek ShuklaRate it:
What seems to be generosity is often no more than disguised ambition, which overlooks a small interest in order to secure a great one.
– Francois De La RochefoucauldRate it:
What seems to be, is, to those to whom it seems to be, and is productive of the most dreadful consequences to those to whom it seems to be, even of torments, despair, eternal death.
– William BlakeRate it:
What seems to be, is, to those to whom it seems to be, and is productive of the most dreadful consequences to those to whom it seems to be, even of torments, despair, eternal death.
– William BlakeRate it:
What seest thou else
In the dark backward and abysm of time?

– William Shakespeare, The Tempest, Act 1 Scene 2Rate it:
What seest thou else
In the dark backward and abysm of time?

– William Shakespeare, "The Tempest", Act 1 scene 2Rate it:
What should I say about life? That it's long and abhors transparence.
– Joseph BrodskyRate it:
What should move us to action is human dignity the inalienable dignity of the oppressed, but also the dignity of each of us. We lose dignity if we tolerate the intolerable.
– Dominique de MenilRate it:
What should we do? We can't let the forest be overrun by foxes! What about my kits?
– Erin HunterRate it:
What should we emphasize in our teaching We learn much from Paul's letters to Timothy and Titus. Paul mentored each and sent them out to the churches to encourage and instruct God's Children of Grace. Notice how often Paul uses the words 'command,' 'warn,' and 'remind' in his letters to Timothy and Titus. God wants us to be loving and gentle in the way we teach His children, but He also wants us to be strong, precise and decisive in what we declare. We are not 'asking' Christians to obey God's Word. We are 'telling' them what God commands. We have no special power in ourselves, but when we preach God's Word we have the 'Power' of God behind us Our preaching and teaching should be in the 'Power and Strength' of God. He gave us the responsibility and authority to declare His Word. We do it humbly, but we do it.
– Mark McGeeRate it:
What some call health, if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet, isn't much better than tedious disease.
– George Dennison PrenticeRate it:
What some people mistake for the high cost of living is really the cost of high living.
– Doug LarsonRate it:
What spectacle can be more edifying or more seasonable than that of Liberty and Learning, each leaning on the other for their natural and surest support.
– James MadisonRate it:
What spirit is so empty and blind, that it cannot recognize the fact that the foot is more noble than the shoe, and skin more beautiful that the garment with which it is clothed
– Michelangelo BuonarrotiRate it:
What spirit is so empty and blind, that it cannot recognize the fact that the foot is more noble than the shoe, and skin more beautiful that the garment with which it is clothed?
– MichelangeloRate it:
What starts the process, really, are laughs and slights and snubs when you are a kid. ... If your anger is deep enough and strong enough, you learn that you can change those attitudes by excellence, personal gut performance.
– Richard Milhous NixonRate it:
What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. These are but trifles, to be sure but scattered along life's pathway, the good they do is inconceivable.
– Joseph AddisonRate it:
What the country needs is dirtier fingernails and cleaner minds.
– Will RogersRate it:
What the great ones do, the less will prattle of
– William Shakespeare, Twelfth Night , Act I scene iiRate it:
What the heart has once owned and had, it shall never lose.
– Henry Ward BeecherRate it:
What the imagination seizes as beauty must be the truth.
– John KeatsRate it:
What the imagination seizes as beauty must be truth.
– John KeatsRate it:
What the mass media offers is not popular art, but entertainment which is intended to be consumed like food, forgotten, and replaced by a new dish.
– W. H. AudenRate it:
What the mess!!!!
– Matthew GumpRate it:
What the mind of man can conceive and believe, It can achieve.
– Napolean HillRate it:
What the people believe is true. Anishinabe
– American Indian ProverbRate it:
What the people want is very simple. They want an America as good as its promise.
– Barbara Charline JordanRate it:
What the people wanted was a government which would provide a comfortable life for them, and with this as the foremost object ideas of freedom and self-reliance and service to the community were obscured to the point of disappearing. Athens was more and more looked on as a co-operative business possessed of great wealth in which all citizens had a right to share. Athens had reached the point of rejecting independence, and the freedom she now wanted was freedom from responsibility. There could be only one result. If men insisted on being free from the burden of a life that was self-dependent and also responsible for the common good, they would cease to be free at all. Responsibility was the price every man must pay for freedom. It was to be had on no other terms.
– Edith HamiltonRate it:
What the public wants is the image of passion, not passion itself.
– Roland Barthes, EspritRate it:
What the Puritans gave the world was not thought, but action.
– Wendell PhillipsRate it:
What the statesman is most anxious to produce is a certain moral character in his fellow citizens, namely a disposition to virtue and the performance of virtuous actions.
– AristotleRate it:
What the superior man seeks is in himself what the small man seeks is in others.
– ConfuciusRate it:
What the superior man seeks is in himself. What the mean man seeks is in others.
– Confucius, The Confucian AnalectsRate it:
What the superior man seeks is in himself; what the small man seeks is in others.
– ConfuciusRate it:
What the United States does best is to understand itself. What it does worst is understand others.
– Carlos FuentesRate it:
What the vast majority of American children needs is to stop being pampered, stop being indulged, stop being chauffeured, stop being catered to. In the final analysis it is not what you do for your children but what you have taught them to do for themselves that will make them successful human beings.
– Eppie FriedmanRate it:
What the world needs is more geniuses with humility, there are so few of us left.
– Oscar LevantRate it:
What the world needs is not dogma but an attitude of scientific inquiry combined with a belief that the torture of millions is not desirable, whether inflicted by Stalin or by a Deity imagined in the likeness of the believer.
– Bertrand RussellRate it:
What the world needs today is a definite, spiritual mobilization of the nations who belive in God against this tide of Red agnosticism. ...And in rejecting an atheistic other world, I am confident that the Almighty God will be with us.
– President Herbert Hoover, in proposing the abolition of the United Nations, in favor of a "cooperation of God-fearing free natioRate it:
What the world really needs is more love and less paper work.
– Pearl BaileyRate it:
What the world really needs is more love and less paperwork.
– Pearl BaileyRate it:
What then have I done What, except yield to a natural feeling, inspired by beauty, sanctioned by virtue and kept at all times within the bounds of respect. It's innocent expression prompted not by hope but by trust.
– Vicomte de ValmontRate it:
What then is capital punishment but the most premeditated of murders, to which no criminal's deed, however calculated it may be, can be compared For there to be an equivalence, the death penalty would have to punish a criminal, who had warned his victim of the date at which he would inflict a horrible death on him, and who from that moment onward had confined him at his mercy for months. Such a monster is not encountered in private life.
– Albert CamusRate it:
What then is the American, this new man? He is either an European, or the descendant of an European, hence that strange misture of blood, which you will find in no other country. I could point out to you a family whose grandfather was an englishman, whose wife was Dutch, whose son married a french woman, and whose present four sons have now four wives of different nations. He is an American.
– Michel-Guillaume Jean de Crevecoeur, Letters from an American Farmer III: What is an American?Rate it:
What they do in heaven we are ignorant of; what they do not do we are told expressly.
– Jonathan SwiftRate it:
What this country needs is more free speech worth listening to.
– Hansell B. DuckettRate it:
What this power is, I cannot say. All I know is that it exists...and it becomes available only when you are in that state of mind in which you know EXACTLY what you want...and are fully determined not to quit until you get it.
– Alexander Graham BellRate it:
What though the radiance which was once so bright Be not forever taken from my sight, Though nothing can bring back the hour Of splendour in the grass, of glory in the flower Strength in what remains behind, In the primal sympathy Which having been must ever be, In the soothing thoughts that spring Out of Human suffering, In the faith that looks through death In years that bring philophic mind.
– William WordsworthRate it:
What though the radiance which was once so bright
Be not forever taken from my sight,
Though nothing can bring back the hour
Of splendour in the grass, of glory in the flower;
Grief not, rather find,
Strength in what remains behind,
In the primal sympathy
Which having been must ever be,
In the soothing thoughts that spring
Out of Human suffering,
In the faith that looks through death
In years that bring philophic mind.

– William WordsworthRate it:
What time has been wasted during man's destiny in the struggle to decide what man's next world will be like The keener the effort to find out, the less he knew about the present one he lived in.
– Sean O'CaseyRate it:
What torments my soul is its loneliness. The more it expands among friends and the daily habits or pleasures, the more, it seems to me, it flees me and retires into its fortress. The poet who lives in solitude, but who produces much, is the one who enjoys those treasures we bear in our bosom, but which forsake us when we give ourselves to others. When one yields oneself completely to one's soul, it opens itself to one, and then it is that the capricious thing allows one the greatest of good fortunes... that of sympathizing with others, of studying itself, of painting itself constantly in its works.
– Eugène DelacroixRate it:
What torture, this life in society! Often someone is obliging enough to offer me a light, and in order to oblige him I have to fish a cigarette out of my pocket.
– Karl KrausRate it:
What treaty have the Sioux made with the white man that we have broken Not one. What treaty have the white man ever made with us that they have kept Not one. When I was a boy the Sioux owned the world the sun rose and set on their land they sent ten thousand men to battle. Where are the warriors today Who slew them Where are our lands Who owns them....What law have I broken Is it wrong for me to love my own Is it wicked for me because my skin is red Because I am a Sioux because I was born where my father lived because I would die for my people and my country
– Sitting BullRate it:
What use are cartridges in battle I always carry chocolate instead.
– George Bernard ShawRate it:
What used to be called liberal is now called radical, what used to be called radical is now called insane, what used to be called reactionary is now called moderate, and what used to be called insane is now called solid conservative thinking.
– Tony KushnerRate it:
What war has always been is a puberty ceremony. It's a very rough one, but you went away a boy and came back a man, maybe with an eye missing or whatever but godammit you were a man and people had to call you a man thereafter.
– Kurt VonnegutRate it:
What was hard to endure is sweet to recall.
– French ProverbRate it:
What was significant about the laughter . . . was not just the fact that it provides internal exercise for a person . . .a form of jogging for the innards, but that it creates a mood in which the other positive emotions can be put to work, too.
– Norman CousinsRate it:
What Washington needs is adult supervision.
– Barack ObamaRate it:
What we all hope in reaching for a book, is to meet a man of our own heart, to experience tragedies and delights which we ourselves lack the courage to invite, to dream dreams which will render life more hallucinating, perhaps also to discover a philosophy of life which will make us more adequate in meeting the trials and ordeals which beset us. To merely add to our store of knowledge or improve our culture, whatever that may mean, seems worthless to me.
– Henry MillerRate it:
What we anticipate seldom occurs what we least expected generally happens.
– Benjamin DisraeliRate it:
What we anticipate seldom occurs; what we least expected generally happens.
– Benjamin DisraeliRate it:
What we are doing at the moment is more that just one thing added to the rest; it is a memoir.
– Author UnknownRate it:
What we become depends on what we read after all of the professors have finished with us. The greatest university of all is a collection of books.
– Thomas CarlyleRate it:
What we call 'morals' is simply blind obedience to words of command.
– Henry Havelock EllisRate it:
What we call 'Progress' is the exchange of one nuisance for another nuisance.
– Havelock EllisRate it:
What we call creative work, ought not to be called work at all, because it isn't. I imagine that Thomas Edison never did a day's work in his last fifty years.
– Stephen LeacockRate it:
What we call education and culture is for the most part nothing but the substitution of reading for experience, of literature for life, of the obsolete fictitious for the contemporary real.
– George Bernard ShawRate it:
What we call happiness in the strictest sense comes from the (preferably sudden) satisfaction of needs which have been dammed up to a high degree.
– Bernard le Bovier de FontenelleRate it:
What we call life is only talk of nature.
– dejan stojanovicRate it:
What we call luck is the inner man externalized. We make things happen to us.
– Robertson DaviesRate it:
What we call our despair is often only the painful eagerness of unfed hope.
– George Eliot, MiddlemarchRate it:
What we call pleasure, and rightly so is the absence of all pain.
– CiceroRate it:
What we call progress is the exchange of one nuisance for another nuisance.
– Havelock EllisRate it:
What we call results are beginnings.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
What we call the beginning is often the end. And to make an end is to make a beginning. The end is where we start from.
– T. S. EliotRate it:
What we choose to call sanity is a big house where the mad have no mothers.
– The Clown Prince of Darkness, (correspondence, 1988)Rate it:
What we do belongs to what we are; and what we are is what becomes of us.
– Henry van DykeRate it:
What we do for ourselves dies with us. What we do for others and the world remains and is immortal.
– Albert PineRate it:
What we do is less than a drop in the ocean. But if it were missing, the ocean would lack something.
– Mother TeresaRate it:
What we do to others, we do to ourselves.
– Bryant McGillRate it:
What we do today, right now, will have an accumulated effect on all our tomorrows.
– Alexandra StoddardRate it:
What we don't need to know for achievement, we need to know for our pleasure. Knowing how things work is the basis for appreciation, and is thus a source of civilized delight.
– William SafireRate it:
What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal.
– Albert PikeRate it:
What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us; what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal.
– Albert PikeRate it:
What we have in us of the image of God is the love of truth and justice.
– DemosthenesRate it:
What we have to do is to be forever curiously testing new opinions and courting new impressions.
– Walter PaterRate it:
What we have to learn to do, we learn by doing.
– AristotleRate it:
What we hope ever to do with ease we may learn first to do with diligence.
– Samuel JohnsonRate it:
What we imagine is order is merely the prevailing form of chaos.
– Kerry ThornleyRate it:
What we learn with pleasure we never forget.
– Alfred MercierRate it:
What we look squarely in the eye rarely bites us in the butt.
– Vanna BontaRate it:
What we must decide is how we are valuable rather than how valuable we are.
– Edgar Z. FriedenbergRate it:
What we need is more people who specialize in the impossible.
– Theodore RoethkeRate it:
What we need is Star Peace and not Star Wars.
– Mikhail Sergeyevich GorbachevRate it:
What we need to do is learn to work in the system, by which I mean that everybody, every team, every platform, every division, every component is there not for individual competitive profit or recognition, but for contribution to the system as a whole on a win-win basis.
– W. Edwards DemingRate it:
What we obtain too cheap we esteem too little it is dearness only that gives everything its value.
– Thomas PaineRate it:
What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly. It is dearness only that gives everything its value.
– Thomas Paine, "The American Crisis"Rate it:
What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly... it would be strange indeed if so celestial an article as Freedom should not be highly rated.
– Thomas PaineRate it:
What we plan we build.
– Conte Vittorio AlfieriRate it:
What we play is life.
– Louis ArmstrongRate it:
What we say and what we do ultimately comes back to us so let us own our responsibility, place it in our hands, and carry it with dignity and strength.
– Gloria AnzalduaRate it:
What we say is important for in most cases the mouth speaks what the heart is full of.
– Jim BeggsRate it:
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
– Sir John LubbockRate it:
What we share with another ceases to be our own.
– Edgar QuinetRate it:
What we think about, expands.
– Marc Allen, Interview with Michael TomsRate it:
What we think, or what we know, or what we believe is, in the end, of little consequence. The only consequence is what we do.
– John RuskinRate it:
What we truly and earnestly aspire to be, that in some sense, we are. The mere aspiration, by changing the frame of the mind, for the moment realizes itself.
– Anna JamesonRate it:
What we want is to see the child in pursuit of knowledge, and not knowledge in pursuit of the child.
– George Bernard ShawRate it:
What we want we can't have and what we have we don't want.
– Tom ZeganRate it:
What we wear is often the reflection of how we feel. When we wear jeans, it reflects the most comfortable, gentle and warm mood we're in on that day IMHO. I also think that whenever a beauty or a genius wears jeans, it surely makes the most impactful fashion statement.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
What we wish, we readily believe, and what we ourselves think, we imagine others think also.
– Gaius Julius CaesarRate it:
What we won when all of our people united ... must not be lost in suspicion and distrust and selfishness and politics. ... Accordingly, I shall not seek, and I will not accept, the nomination of my party for another term as president.
– Lyndon B. JohnsonRate it:
What we're all striving for is authenticity, a spirit-to-spirit connection.
– Oprah WinfreyRate it:
What we're saying today is that you're either part of the solution or you're part of the problem.
– Eldridge CleaverRate it:
What will a child learn sooner than a song?
– Alexander PopeRate it:
What will not woman, gentle woman dare; when strong affection stirs her spirit up?
– Robert SoutheyRate it:
What worries you masters you.
– Haddon W. RobinsonRate it:
What would be left of our tragedies if an insect were to present us his?
– Emil CioranRate it:
What would be the use of immortality to a person who cannot use well a half an hour.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
What would it be like if you lived each day, each breath, as a work of art in progress Imagine that you are a Masterpiece unfolding, every second of every day, a work of art taking form with every breath.
– Thomas CrumRate it:
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
– Vincent van GoghRate it:
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
– Vincent Van GoghRate it:
What would the world do without tea? - how did it exist? I am glad I was not born before tea.
– Sydney SmithRate it:
What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail
– Dr. Robert SchullerRate it:
What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail?
– Paul. F. MeekinRate it:
What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail?
– Dr. Robert SchullerRate it:
What you are is a question only you can answer.
– Lois McMaster BujoldRate it:
What you are is God's gift to you. What you make of yourself is your gift back to God.
– Kelly JeppesenRate it:
What you are shouts so loud in my ears I cannot hear what you say.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
What you believe might be wrong; what you don’t believe might be right! Don’t be sure of things! Doubt! Investigate! Leave your stupid conceit that your belief is an absolute truth! Open your mind to all the possibilities!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
What you can do, or dream you can do, begin it;
boldness has genius, power and magic in it.

– Johann Wolfgang von GoetheRate it:
What you can't get out of, get into wholeheartedly.
– Mignon McLaughlinRate it:
What you can't get out of... Get into wholeheartedly.
– Mignon McLaughlinRate it:
What you cannot enforce, do not command.
– SophoclesRate it:
What you care about is what makes who you are! If you care about peace, this makes you a man!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
What you do defines you.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
What you do not want done to yourself, do not do to others.
– ConfuciusRate it:
What you do speaks so loud that I cannot hear what you say.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
What you do today and tomorow has an effect on the rest of your life
– Molly AckermannRate it:
What you do when you don't have to, determines what you will be when you can no longer help it.
– Rudyard KiplingRate it:
What you do with your hands you mess up with your feet.
– Tom ZeganRate it:
What you don't see with your eyes, don't invent with your mouth.
– Jewish ProverbRate it:
What you gain here, you lose on the other side.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.
– Zig ZiglarRate it:
What you give you get, ten times over.
– Yoruba ProverbRate it:
What you have in your mind, your talents, your native abilities, no one can take from you. When you die you take them with you. Use them diligently while you are here.
– Alfred A. MontapertRate it:
What you have outside you counts less than what you have inside you.
– B. C. ForbesRate it:
What you have to do and the way you have to do it is incredibly simple. Whether you are willing to do it, that's another matter.
– Peter DruckerRate it:
What you have when everyone wears the same playclothes for all occasions, is addressad by nickname, expected to participate in Show And Tell, and bullied out of any desire form privacy, is not democracy; it is kindergarten.
– Judith Martin, (Miss Manners)Rate it:
What you keep by you, you may change and mend but words, once spoken, can never be recalled.
– Earl of RoscommonRate it:
What you keep for yourself, you lose. What you give away, you keep forever.
– Axel MontheRate it:
What you love and what you hate reveal what you are.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
What you LOVE in your life IS the MEANING of your life.
– Gordana BiernatRate it:
What you love is a sign from your higher self of what you are to do.
– Sanaya RomanRate it:
What you possess in the world will be found at the day of your death to belong to someone else. But what you are will be yours forever.
– Henry van DykeRate it:
What you risk reveals what you value.
– Jeanette WintersonRate it:
What you say in advertising is more important than how you say it.
– David OgilvyRate it:
What you see is what you get
– Flip WilsonRate it:
What you see with your eyes are transient and ephemeral, what you see through your heart is everlasting and eternal.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
What you seem to be, be really.
– Benjamin FranklinRate it:
What you spend years building may be destroyed overnight. Build anyway.
– Mother TheresaRate it:
What you spend, you save.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
What you think about yourself is more important than what others think about you.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
What You THINK today becomes Your REALITY tomorrow.
– Gordana BiernatRate it:
What you will do matters. All you need is to do it.
– Judy GrahnRate it:
What's a man's age He must hurry more, that's all Cram in a day, what his youth took a year to hold.
– Robert BrowningRate it:
What's another word for Thesaurus
– Steven WrightRate it:
What's been great about the human race gives you a sense of how great you might get, how far you can reach.
– Jerry GarciaRate it:
What's done can't be undone.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
What's done to children, they will do to society.
– Orlando A. BattistaRate it:
What's important for me when I teach is to communicate 'to cook up' the visions, smells, tastes and sounds of the time with my young audience. Hopefully, I am imparting 'feeding them' what's important about that period of History. I want my students to taste a respect for the information 'the food' and to know about the cooks, the restaurants, and how the ingredients of time comes together to form a real banquet of History.
– Paul. F. MeekinRate it:
What's in a name That which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
What's meant to be will always find a way.
– Trisha YearwoodRate it:
What's mine is yours, and what is yours is mine.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
What's money A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.
– Bob DylanRate it:
What's new is this amazingly efficient distribution system for stolen property called the internet -- and no one's gonna shut down the internet.
– Steve JobsRate it:
What's on your mind, if you will allow the overstatement
– Fred AllenRate it:
What's real in politics is what the voters decide is real.
– UnknownRate it:
What's really important in life Sitting on a beach Looking a television eight hours a day I think we have to appreciate that we're alive for only a limited period of time, and we'll spend most of our lives working. That being the case, I believe one of the most important priorities is to do whatever we do as well as we can. We should take pride in that.
– Victor KiamRate it:
What's right about America is that although we have a mess of problems, we have great capacity - intellect and resources - to do some thing about them.
– Henry II FordRate it:
What's terrible is to pretend that the second-rate is first-rate. To pretend that you don't need love when you do or you like your work when you know quite well you're capable of better.
– Doris LessingRate it:
What's the big deal if you're different? It's perfectly okay to be different, because at least you're genuine and not a shallow imitation. The truth is that you're yourself, and that's why you're different. Celebrate your differentness with joy. Always be yourself, and don't try to keep on changing, because eventually some you'll run out of new things to become. Be yourself, and don't waste time to be what 'they' like you to be; because you'll never win them all. Be yourself, because all others, especially the good ones, are already taken. Be yourself, and you'll be happy. Always Keep It Simple & Straightforward (KISS), and you'll enjoy life. Cheers!
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
What's the difference between a boyfriend and a husband About 30 pounds.
– Cindy GardnerRate it:
What's the earth With all its art, verse, music, worth - Compared with love, found, gained, and kept
– Robert BrowningRate it:
What's the first thing you ask for when you spill a drink? That's right, another drink!
– Tom ZeganRate it:
What's the use of happiness? It can't buy you money.
– Henny YoungmanRate it:
What's the use of worrying It never was worthwhile.
– George AsafRate it:
What's up, Doc
– Tex AveryRate it:
What, then is our duty It is to carefully distinguish the historic moment in which we live and to consciously assign our small energies to a specific battlefield. The more we are in phase with the current which leads the way, the more we aid man in his difficult, uncertain, danger-fraught ascent toward salvation.
– Nikos KazantzakisRate it:
What, to the American slave, is your Fourth of July I answer A day that reveals to him, more than all other days of the year, the gross injustices and cruelty to which he is the constant victim. To him your celebration is a sham.
– Frederick DouglasRate it:
What/All it takes to leave the world better than it was met is nothing else but passion/determination.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
Whate?er the work a man performs, The most effective aid to its completion? The most prolific source of true success? Is energy, without despondency.
– RamayanaRate it:
Whatever advice you give, be brief.
– HoraceRate it:
Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly. I can never be what I ought to be until you are what you ought to be. This is the interrelated structure of reality.
– Martin Luther King, Jr.Rate it:
Whatever America hopes to bring to pass in the world must first come to pass in the heart of America.
– Dwight D EisenhowerRate it:
Whatever befalls the earth befalls the sons and daughters of the earth. We did not weave the web of life We are merely a strand in it. What we do with the web, we do to ourselves...
– Chief SeattleRate it:
Whatever else an American believes or disbelieves about himself, he is absolutely sure he has a sense of humor.
– E.B. WhiteRate it:
Whatever else can be said about sex, it cannot be called a dignified performance.
– Helen LawrensonRate it:
Whatever else may divide us, Europe is our common home; a common fate has linked us through the centuries, and it continues to link us today.
– Leonid BrezhnevRate it:
Whatever fortune has raised to a height, she has raised only to cast it down.
– Lucius Annaeus SenecaRate it:
Whatever games are played with us, we must play no games with ourselves.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
Whatever gets you through the night is all right.
– John LennonRate it:
Whatever God's dream about man may be, it seems certain it cannot come true unless man cooperates.
– Stella Terrill MannRate it:
Whatever happened to that old-fashioned Grandpa If he still survives, he must be hiding in the small towns. You sure don't see him very often in the big city. The big-city Grandpa has gone big time. ... He is the life of every party, and out to prove he is just as young as he ever was. A grandchild who makes the mistake of calling him 'Gramps' is lucky if he isn't rewarded by a quick kick in the stomach.
– HalRate it:
Whatever happened yesterday was the past.
– OshoRate it:
Whatever happens at all happens as it should thou wilt find this true, if thou shouldst watch closely.
– Henry AdamsRate it:
Whatever happens it all happens as it should thou wilt find this true, if thou shouldst watch closely.
– Marcus Aurelius AntoninusRate it:
Whatever has been achieved through pressure and violence is unstable, unreliable and incorrect.
– Janusz KorczakRate it:
Whatever helps to regulate a human mind becomes a part of its religion.
– Thiruman ArchunanRate it:
Whatever I have tried to do in life, I have tried with all my heart to do it well whatever I have devoted myself to, I have devoted myself completely in great aims and in small I have always thoroughly been in earnest.
– Charles DickensRate it:
Whatever is begun in anger ends in shame.
– Benjamin FranklinRate it:
Whatever is in any way beautiful hath its source of beauty in itself, and is complete in itself praise forms no part of it. So it is none the worse nor the better for being praised.
– Marcus Aurelius AntoninusRate it:
Whatever is in any way beautiful hath its source of beauty in itself, and is complete in itself; praise forms no part of it. So it is none the worse nor the better for being praised.
– Marcus Aurelius Antoninus, MeditationsRate it:
Whatever is produced in haste goes hastily to waste.
– SaadiRate it:
Whatever is reasonable is true, and whatever is true is reasonable.
– Georg W. HegelRate it:
Whatever is to make us better and happy, God has placed either openly before us or close to us.
– Lucius Annaeus SenecaRate it:
Whatever is worth doing at all is worth doing well.
– Phillip Earl StanhopeRate it:
Whatever is worth doing at all, is worth doing well.
– Phillip StanhopeRate it:
Whatever it is that the government does, sensible Americans would prefer that the government do it to somebody else. This is the idea behind foreign policy.
– P. J. O'RourkeRate it:
Whatever it is you would like to achieve needs a beginning; why not start today?
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
Whatever it is, I fear Greeks even when they bring gifts.
– VirgilRate it:
whatever it is, stay how you are
– ashnaRate it:
Whatever may befall thee, it was preordained for thee from everlasting.
– Marcus Aelius AureliusRate it:
Whatever meaning 'Annie's Song' had for me on a personal level, there was also a larger context. It could just as easily have been about love for a brother. Or a father. Or a friend. It could just as easily have been a prayer.
– John DenverRate it:
Whatever must happen ultimately should happen immediately.
– Robert Francis KennedyRate it:
Whatever one man is capable of conceiving, other men will be able to achieve.
– Jules VerneRate it:
Whatever others may say, they say it to deceive and comfort themselves, not help you.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
Whatever our creed, we feel that no good deed can by any possibility go unrewarded, no evil deed unpunished.
– Orison Swett MardenRate it:
Whatever sentence will bear to be read twice, we may be sure was thought twice.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
Whatever task God is calling us to, if it is yours it is mine, and if it is mine it is yours. We must do it together-or be cast aside together.
– Howard Hewlett ClarkRate it:
Whatever that be which thinks, understands, wills, and acts. it is something celestial and divine.
– CiceroRate it:
Whatever that God calls anyone to do, he equally equips him or her for it. Let's take prophet Jeremiah as a case study. He (Jeremiah) was destined to be a prophet even before he was formed or made in his mother's womb (Jeremiah 1 : 5). And that's why, when he complained that he was not outspoken or eloquent enough for his call and destiny. God neglected his complaints, because he already knew that he has wholly equiped him for the task in question. Now, that is to say, whatever you need to fulfill your God-given destiny is already deposited right inside you. So what else are you still waiting for? Anyway, what you've got to do is just to discover and fulfill your destiny by all means. And believe you me, the very moment your destiny is discovered and fulfilled. You will surely and eventually make a global impact and positive change in your lifetime or rather in the world just like prophet Jeremiah, biblical Joseph, king David, Zig Ziglar, Martin Luther King Jnr., Dr. Myles Munroe, Dr. Uma Ukpai, Chinua Achebe among others. Nevertheless, I so much believe in destiny. I don't know about you or rather what about you?
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
Whatever that happens to you in life has a spiritual significance. I mean, it could be a lesson, test, trial, redirection or something to strengthen your faith/courage in God i.e. there is a reason behind every issue/matter of life. Besides, the lessons of life that you are meant to learn out of every issue/matter are as well stepping stones of faith to take you to a higher plains of belief/faith in God. So, you've got to acknowledge all that in order not to be bothered by any issue/matter.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
Whatever that is a possibility/reality presently was once an impossibility/a fantasy i.e. with time/God every of your so seemed or called impossibility/fantasy will gradually and surely become a possibility/reality someday.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
Whatever the struggle continue the climb it may be only one step to the summit.
– Diane WestlakeRate it:
Whatever their ideas or ideologies or religions are, always get along well with people!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Whatever their other contributions to our society, lawyers could be an important source of protein.
– Guindon cartoon captionRate it:
Whatever thy hand findest to do, do it with all thy heart.
– JesusRate it:
Whatever touches the nerves of motive, whatever shifts man's moral position, is mightier than steam, or calorie, or lightening.
– Edwin Hubbel ChapinRate it:
Whatever we are today has emerged from our thoughts, actions and choices of yesterday; and likewise, our present choices will build our life tomorrow. Thus, our life is constructed by our own hands, and our future is the creation of our mind. We are truly the master of our Destiny.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Whatever we are today is the outcome of the choices we had made before. When we connect the dots, we realize how various events led to the results that we see today. If we do not like the outcome, we must change our choices. In my honest view, we create our own future with our own hands, and Destiny is surely not a matter of chance but of choices we make everyday. Good luck my friend, in making right choices.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Whatever we conceive well we express clearly, and words flow with ease.
– Nicolas BoileauRate it:
Whatever we possess becomes of double value When we have the opportunity of sharing it with others.
– BouillyRate it:
Whatever we well understand we express clearly, and words flow with ease.
– Nicholas BoileauRate it:
Whatever women do they must do twice as well as men to be thought half as good. Luckily this is not difficult.
– Charlotte WhittonRate it:
Whatever you are by nature, keep to it never desert your line of talent. Be what nature intended you for and you will succeed.
– Sydney SmithRate it:
Whatever you are by nature, keep to it; never desert your line of talent. Be what nature intended you for and you will succeed.
– Sydney SmithRate it:
Whatever you are from nature, keep to it; never desert your own line of talent. Be what nature intended you for, and you will succeed; be anything else, and you will be ten thousands times worse than nothing.
– Sydney SmithRate it:
Whatever you are, be a good one.
– Abraham LincolnRate it:
Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it.
Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it.

– Johann Wolfgang von GoetheRate it:
Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it.
– Johann von GoetheRate it:
Whatever you cannot understand, you cannot possess.
– Johann Wolfgang von GoetheRate it:
Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.
– Mahatma GandhiRate it:
Whatever you do, do it with all your might. Work at it, early and late, in season and out of season, not leaving a stone unturned, and never deferring for a single hour that which can be done just as well as now.
– P BarnumRate it:
Whatever you do, do it with intelligence, and keep the end in view.
– Thomas à KempisRate it:
Whatever you do, love everybody around you.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Whatever you do, love everybody around you.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Whatever you do, you need courage. Whatever course you decide upon, there is always someone to tell you that you are wrong. There are always difficulties arising that tempt you to believe your critics are right. To map out a course of action and follow it to an end requires some of the same courage that a soldier needs. Peace has its victories, but it takes brave men and women to win them.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
Whatever you do, you need courage. Whatever course you decide upon, there is always someone to tell you you are wrong. There are always difficulties arising which tempt you to believe that your critics are right. To map out a course of action and follow it to the end, requires some of the same courage which a soldier needs.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
Whatever you fear most has no power - it is your fear that has the power.
– Oprah WinfreyRate it:
Whatever you give your focus and emotion to becomes your reality. Life is precious. Choose wisely.
– Gordana BiernatRate it:
Whatever you have or know doesn't, can't and won't make a difference or an impact until you use it to change or touch someone else's life positively. Yes! you've got to change or touch someone else's life with whatever you have or know no matter how small it seems to you.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
Whatever you have or know doesn't/can't/won't make a difference or an impact until you use it to change/touch someone else's life/other people's lives positively. Yes, you've got to change or touch someone else's life/other people's lives with whatever you have/know no matter how small it seems to you.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
Whatever you may look like, marry a man your own age -- as your beauty fades, so will his eyesight.
– PhyllisRate it:
Whatever you may look like, marry a man your own age. As your beauty fades, so will his eyesight.
– Phyllis DillerRate it:
Whatever you undertake, act with prudence, and consider the consequences.
– AnonymousRate it:
Whatever you want to do, do it know. There are only so many tomorrows.
– Michael LandonRate it:
Whatever you want to do, do it now. There are only so many tomorrows.
– Michael LandonRate it:
Whatever you want too much you can't have, so when you really want something, try to want it a little less.
– Joel RosenbergRate it:
Whatever you've spent or done on your own self already will surely die with you. Besides, whatever you will spend or do on your own self subsequently will equally die with you. Yes! you heard me right as ever. But guess what? whatever you've spent or done on others already will rather outlive you. Moreover, whatever you will resolve hence forth to spend or do on someone else, others or the world will equally outlive you and speak for you perpetually after your demise. That is to say, you should endeavour to spend more of your God-given riches, money, resources, knowledge, insights, wisdom, time and stuffs like that on others than on your own self. For, you will surely and eventually be appreciated, remembered and celebrated perpetually by the posterity ahead (all future generations). So come on, don't be possessive. That is to say, don't be unwilling to share your possessions and time with someone else, others or the world at large.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
Whatever you've spent or done on your own self already will surely die with you. Besides, whatever you will spend or do on your own self subsequently will equally die with you. Yes! you heard me right as ever. But guess what? whatever you've spent or done on others already will rather outlive you. Moreover, whatever you will resolve hence forth to spend or do on someone else, others or the world will equally outlive you and speak for you perpetually after your demise. That is to say, you should endeavour to spend more of your God-given riches, money, resources, knowledge, insights, wisdom, time and stuffs like that on others and less on your own self. For, you will surely and eventually be appreciated, remembered and celebrated perpetually by the posterity ahead (all future generations). So come on, don't be possessive. That is to say, don't be unwilling to share your possessions and time with someone else, others or the world at large.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
Whatever your advice, make it brief.
– HoraceRate it:
Whatever your objective in life may be, never use violence to get it! Violence belongs to the Land of Evil; once you enter there, your face and your heart is forever sealed with the devilish ugliness of the violence!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Whatever your problem is, if you may think it rightly, the solution will appear on the horizon like a shining sun!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Whats right isn't always popular and whats popular isn't always right.
– Tom ZeganRate it:
whats the deiffernt between hell , and recycle bin !! both are away to Throw the trash away !!
– Ahmed HusseinRate it:
Whatsoever that be within us that feels, thinks, desires, and animates, is something celestial, divine, and, consequently, imperishable.
– AristotleRate it:
What’s scary is the ability to understand multiple situations and not know which is right.
– Dominic RiccitelloRate it:
When a base fellow cannot vie with another in merit he will attack him with malicious slander.
– Sa?diRate it:
When a battle of wits begins between two people, the smarter of the two will concede knowing that the other person is unable to see any point of view other than their own.
– T.R. ThrestonRate it:
When a beautiful road ends, remember how it was to live it over again! When a hard road ends, remember how it was to get a lesson for the future!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When a book and a head collide and there is a hollow sound, is it always from the book?
– Georg Christoph LichtenbergRate it:
When a child can be brought to tears, and not from fear of punishment, but from repentance he needs no chastisement. When the tears begin to flow from the grief of their conduct you can be sure there is an angel nestling in their heart.
– Horace MannRate it:
When a contradiction is impossible to resolve except by a lie, then we know that it is really a door.
– Simone WeilRate it:
When a crow says an intelligent thing, chickens may laugh at it. This is the laughing of the sand castles at the powerful waves!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When a day that you happen to know is Wednesday starts off sounding like Sunday, there is something seriously wrong somewhere.
– John WyndhamRate it:
When a dictator dies, oxygen increases in the world!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When a dog acts viciously we assume the reason is poor treatment and training by its owner. When a person acts criminally we look for the explanation in his brain, blood, and urine. When will psychiatrists begin testifying to the incompetence of schizophrenic pit bulls?
– Nicolas MartinRate it:
When a dog bites a man that is not news, but when a man bites a dog that is news.
– Charles A. DanaRate it:
When a dog bites a man, that is not news, because it happens so often. But if a man bites a dog, that is news.
– John B. BogartRate it:
When a dog mews, it's because he eats him (Si le chien miaule, c'est qu'il le mange)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
When a fellow says it ain't the money but the principle of the thing, it's the money.
– Kim HubbardRate it:
When a friend is in trouble, don't annoy him by asking if there is any thing you can do. Think up something appropriate and do it.
– Edgar Watson HoweRate it:
When a good change is flowing towards you, don’t stand like the river stones before it!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When a great moment arises, it is great to be right there!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When a leader is in the Democratic Party he is a boss, and when he is in the Republican Party he is a leader.
– Harry S. TrumanRate it:
When a load of bricks, dumped on a corner lot, can arrange themselves into a house; when a handful of springs and screws and wheels, emptied on a desk, can gather themselves into a watch, then and not until then will it seem sensible, to some of us at least, to believe that all these thousands or millions of worlds could have been created, balanced and set to revolving in their separate orbits -- all without any directing intelligence at all.
– Bruce BartonRate it:
When a lot of remedies are suggested for a disease, that means it cannot be cured.
– Anton Pavlovich ChekhovRate it:
When a man asks himself what is meant by action he proves that he isn't a man of action. Action is a lack of balance. In order to act you must be somewhat insane. A reasonably sensible man is satisfied with thinking.
– Georges ClémenceauRate it:
When a man asks himself what is meant by action he proves that he isnt a man of action. Action is a lack of balance. In order to act you must be somewhat insane. A reasonably sensible man is satisfied with thinking.
– Georges ClémenceauRate it:
When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property
– Thomas JeffersonRate it:
When a man cannot choose he ceases to be a man.
– Anthony Burgess, A Clockwork OrangeRate it:
When a man comes to die, no matter what his talents and influence, and genius, if he dies unloved his life must be a failure to him and dying a cold horror. It seems to me that if you or I must choose between two courses of thought or action, we should remember our dying and try so to live that our death brings no pleasure to the world.
– John Steinbeck, East of EdenRate it:
When a man doesn’t go straight home, his wife’s remarks do.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
When a man dwells on the objects of sense, he creates an attraction for them attraction develops into desire, and desire breeds anger.
– Bhagavad GitaRate it:
When a man feels throbbing within him the power to do what he undertakes as well as it can possibly be done, and all of his faculties say "amen" to what he is doing, and give their unqualified approval to his efforts, - this is happiness, this is success.
– Orison Swett MardenRate it:
When a man feels throbbing within him the power to do what he undertakes as well as it can possibly be done, and all of his faculties say amen to what he is doing, and give their unqualified approval to his efforts, - this is happiness, this is success.
– Orison Swett MardenRate it:
When a man fell into his anecdotage it was a sign for him to retire from the world.
– Benjamin DisraeliRate it:
When a man gets up to speak, people listen, then look. When a woman gets up, people look then, if they like what they see, they listen.
– Pauline FrederickRate it:
When a man goes through six years training to be a doctor he will never be the same. He knows too much.
– Enid BagnoldRate it:
When a man has cast his longing eye on offices, a rottenness begins in his conduct.
– Thomas JeffersonRate it:
When a man is no longer anxious to do better than well, he is done for.
– Benjamin HaydonRate it:
When a man is not wanted in the village, he is always accused of raising dust even when he falls in a pool of water.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
When a man is wrong and won't admit it, he always gets angry.
– Thomas Chandler HaliburtonRate it:
When a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully.
– Samuel JohnsonRate it:
When a man makes up his mind to become a rascal, he should examine himself closely and see if he isn't better constructed for a fool.
– Josh BillingsRate it:
When a man marries, he has fulfilled half of (his) faith. So let him remain conscious of God regarding the remaining half

– MohammedRate it:
When a man meets catastrophe on the road, he looks in his purse, but a woman looks in her mirror.
– Margaret TurnbullRate it:
When a man or woman loves to brood over a sorrow and takes care to keep it green in their memory, you may be sure it is no longer a pain to them.
– Jerome K. JeromeRate it:
When a man says he approves of something in principle, it means he hasn't the slightest intention of carrying it out in practice.
– Prince OttoRate it:
When a man says he approves of something in principle, it means he hasn't the slightest intention of putting it into practice.
– Otto von BismarkRate it:
When a man says that he approves something in principal, it means he hasn't the slightest intention of putting it in practice.
– Otto von BismarckRate it:
When a man steals your wife, there is no better revenge than to let him keep her.
– Sacha GuitryRate it:
When a man takes one step toward God, God takes more steps toward that man than there are sands in the worlds of time.
– The Work of the ChariotRate it:
When a man tells you that he got rich through hard work, ask him Whose
– Donald Robert Perry MarquisRate it:
When a man tells you that he got rich through hard work, ask him whose?
– Don MarquisRate it:
When a man wants to murder a tiger he calls it sport; when a tiger wants to murder him he calls it ferocity.
– George Bernard ShawRate it:
When a man you like switches from what he said a year ago, or 4 years ago, he is a broad-minded person who has courage enough to change his mind with changing conditions. When a man you don't like does it, he is a liar who has broken his promises.
– Franklin P. AdamsRate it:
When a man's knowledge is sufficient to attain, and his virtue is not sufficient to enable him to hold, whatever he may have gained, he will lose again.
– ConfuciusRate it:
When a man's temper gets the best of him, it reveals the worst of him.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
When a man's willing and eager the god's join in.
– AeschylusRate it:
When a man's willing and eager, the gods join in.
– AeschylusRate it:
When a milestone is conquered, the subtle erosion called entitlement begins its consuming grind. The team regards its greatness as a trait and a right. Half hearted effort becomes habit and saps a champion.
– Pat RileyRate it:
When a miracle happens, even if not to you, its nature is to naturally expand. You can almost feel the warmth on your face.
– Hugh ElliottRate it:
When a nation goes down, or a society perishes, one condition may always be found; they forgot where they came from. They lost sight of what had brought them along.
– Carl SandburgRate it:
When a noble life has prepared old age, it is not decline that it reveals, but the first days of immortality.
– Anne Louise Germaine de StaëlRate it:
When a person becomes happy, the world becomes lighter! If all becomes happy, the world will be weightless!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When a person can no longer laugh at himself, it is time for others to laugh at him.
– Thomas SzaszRate it:
When a person cannot deceive himself the chances are against his being able to deceive other people.
– Mark TwainRate it:
When a person finds life hard, he needs motivation and inspiration; but if he finds life’s journey easy, then he needs meditation and introspection to know the true quality of his life.
– Anuj SomanyRate it:
When a person identifies himself with a group his critical faculties are diminished and his passions enhanced by a kind of emotive resonance. The individual is not a killer, the group is, and by identifying with it, the individual becomes one. This is the infernal dialect reflected in man's history.
– Arthur KoestlerRate it:
When a person is determined to believe something, the very absurdity of the doctrine confirms them in their faith.
– JuniusRate it:
When a person is not as he used to be, he does not behave as he used to behave.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
When a person places the proper value on freedom, there is nothing under the sun that he will not do to acquire that freedom. Whenever you hear a man saying he wants freedom, but in the next breath he is going to tell you what he won't do to get it, or what he doesn't believe in doing in order to get it, he doesn't believe in freedom. A man who believes in freedom will do anything under the sun to acquire... or preserve his freedom.
– Malcolm XRate it:
When a person says only what others love to hear, he is largely liked; but if he loves to say what he likes only, then others hardly hear him.
– Anuj SomanyRate it:
When a politician says 'yes', it really means 'may be', when he/she says 'may be', it really means 'no'. If a politician says 'no', it means that he/she is not a real politician.
– Abderrahman HassiRate it:
When a poor person dies of hunger, it has not happened because God did not take care of him or her. It has happened because neither you nor I wanted to give that person what he or she needed.
– Mother TeresaRate it:
When a poor person dies of hunger, it has not happened because God did not take care of him or her. It has happened because neither you nor I wanted to give that person what he or she needed.
– Mother TeresaRate it:
When a poor person dies of hunger, it has not happened because God did not take care of him or her. It has happened because neither you nor I wanted to give that person what he or she needed.
– Mother TeresaRate it:
When a proud man hears another praised, he feels himself injured.
– English ProverbRate it:
When a resolute young fellow steps up to the great bully, the world, and takes him boldly by the beard, he is often surprised to find it comes off in his hand, and that it was only tied on to scare away the timid adventurers.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
When a stupid man is doing something he is ashamed of, he always declares that it is his duty.
– George Bernard ShawRate it:
When a subject becomes totally obsolete we make it a required course.
– Peter DruckerRate it:
When a subject is highly controversial... one cannot hope to tell the truth. One can only show how one came to hold whatever opinion one does hold. One can only give one's audience the chance of drawing their own conclusions as they observe the limitations, the prejudices, the idiosyncrasies of the speaker.
– Virginia WoolfRate it:
When a thing ceases to be a subject of controversy, it ceases to be a subject of interest.
– William HazlittRate it:
When a thing has been said and well, have no scruple. Take it and copy it.
– Anatole FranceRate it:
When a thing has been said, and said well, have no scruple. Take it and copy it.
– Anatole FranceRate it:
When a thing is done, advice comes too late.
– Romanian ProverbRate it:
When a thing is done, it's done. Don't look back. Look forward to your next objective.
– George C. MarshallRate it:
When a thing is funny, search it carefully for a hidden truth.
– George Bernard ShawRate it:
When a thing is funny, search it for a hidden truth.
– George Bernard ShawRate it:
When a thing is new, people say 'It is not true.' Later, when its truth becomes obvious, they say 'It is not important.' Finally, when its importance cannot be denied, they say 'Anyway, it is not new.'
– William JamesRate it:
When a thing is said to be not worth refuting you may be sure that either it is flagrantly stupid -- in which case all comment is superfluous -- or it is something formidable, the very crux of the problem.
– Miguel de UnamunoRate it:
When a thing is said to be not worth refuting you may be sure that either it is flagrantly stupid-in which case all comment is superfluous-or it is something formidable, the very crux of the problem.
– Miguel de UnamunoRate it:
When a thought is too weak to be expressed simply, simply drop it.
– Marquis de VauvenarguesRate it:
When a traveller returneth home, let him not leave the countries where he hath travelled altogether behind him.
– Francis Bacon, 1597-1625Rate it:
When a true genius appears in the world you may know him by this sign: that all the dunces are in confederacy against him.
– Jonathan SwiftRate it:
When a true genius appears in the world, you may know him by this sign, that the dunces are all in confederacy against him.
– Jonathan SwiftRate it:
When a true genius appears in this world, you may know him by this sign, that the dunces are all in confederacy against him.
– Jonathan SwiftRate it:
When a twin dies, the survivor's spirit goes with her.
– Kelly Marrapodi-Munsell (1968-2011)Rate it:
When a whole nation is roaring Patriotism at the top of its voice, I am fain to explore the cleanness of its hands and purity of its heart.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
When a woman drinks it's as if an animal were drinking, or a child. Alcoholism is scandalous in a woman, and a female alcoholic is rare, a serious matter. It's a slur on the divine in our nature.
– Marguerite DurasRate it:
When a woman is very, very bad, she is awful, but when a man is correspondingly good, he is weird.
– Minna AntrimRate it:
When a woman marries again it is because she detested her first husband. When a man marries again it is because he adored his first wife. Women try their luck; men risk theirs.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
When a woman marries again, it is because she detested her first husband. When a man marries again, it is because he adored his first wife. Women try their luck men risk theirs.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
When a woman marries again, it is because she detested her first husband. When a man marries again, it is because he adored his first wife. Women try their luck; men risk theirs.
– Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray, 1891Rate it:
When a young man complains that a young lady has no heart, it is a pretty certain sign that she has his.
– George D. PrenticeRate it:
When action grows unprofitable, gather information when information grows unprofitable, sleep.
– Ursula K. LeGuinRate it:
When action grows unprofitable, gather information; when information grows unprofitable, sleep.
– Ursula K. Le GuinRate it:
When Alexander the Great visited Diogenes and asked whether he could do anything for the famed teacher, Diogenes replied 'Only stand out of my light.' Perhaps some day we shall know how to heighten creativity. Until then, one of the best things we can do for creative men and women is to stand out of their light.
– John W. GardnerRate it:
When all else is lost, the future still remains.
– Christian Nevell BoveeRate it:
When all is done, human life is, at the greatest and the best, but like a froward child, that must be played with and humored a little to keep it quiet till it falls asleep, and then the care is over.
– William TempleRate it:
When all is lost, there is still a memory.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
When all is said and done, more is said than done.
– Lou HoltzRate it:
When all is said and done, the weather and love are the two elements about which one can never be sure.
– Alice HoffmanRate it:
When all is summed up, a man never speaks of himself without loss; his accusations of himself are always believed; his praises never.
– Michel de MontaigneRate it:
When all is well in your end, it is not enough! All must be well in every end!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When all men say you are a dog, it is time to bark.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
When all men think alike, no one thinks very much.
– Walter LippmannRate it:
When all think alike, no one thinks very much.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
When all you can feel are the shadows, turn your face towards the sun.
– Helen KellerRate it:
When an actor comes to me and wants to discuss his character, I say, 'It's in the script.' If he says, 'But what's my motivation, ' I say, 'Your salary.'
– Alfred HitchcockRate it:
When an American says that he loves his country, he ... means that he loves an inner air, an inner light in which freedom lives and in which a man can draw the breath of self-respect.
– Adlai Ewing StevensonRate it:
When an axon of cell A is near enough to excite cell B and repeatedly or persistently takes part in firing it, some growth process or metabolic change takes place in one or both cells such that A's efficiency, as one of the cells firing B, is increased
– Donald Olding HebbRate it:
When an elephant is in trouble even a frog will kick him.
– Hindustani ProverbRate it:
When an idea exclusively occupies the mind, it is transformed into an actual physical or mental state.
– Swami SivanadaRate it:
When an idea is wanting, a word can always be found to take its place.
– Johann Wolfgang von GoetheRate it:
When an individual fear or apathy passes by the unfortunate, life is of no account.
– Haniel LongRate it:
When an individual is kept in a situation of inferiority, the fact is that he does become inferior.
– Simone de BeauvoirRate it:
When an opera star sings her head off, she usually improves her appearance.
– Victor BorgeRate it:
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
– ConfuciusRate it:
When angry count to ten before you speak. If very angry, count to one hundred.
– Thomas JeffersonRate it:
When angry, count four; when very angry, swear.
– Mark TwainRate it:
When angry, count ten before you speak; if very angry, a hundred.
– Thomas Jefferson, WritingsRate it:
When anyone asks me how I can best describe my experience in nearly forty years at sea, I merely say, uneventful. Of course there have been winter gales, and storms and fog and the like. But in all my experience, I have never been in any accident... or any sort worth speaking about. I have seen but one vessel in distress in all my years at sea. I never saw a wreck and never have been wrecked nor was I ever in any predicament that threatened to end in disaster of any sort.
– E. J. Smith, 1907, Captain, RMS TitanicRate it:
When anyone is modest, not after praise, but after censure, then he is really so.
– RichterRate it:
When anything goes, it's women who lose.
– Camille PagliaRate it:
When armies are mobilized and issues are joined, The man who is sorry over the fact will win.
– Lao TzuRate it:
When armies are mobilized and issues are joined,
The man who is sorry over the fact will win.

– Lao-tzu, The Way of Lao-tzuRate it:
When asked about his favorite song, I think 'Hail to the Chief' has a nice ring to it.
– John Fitzgerald KennedyRate it:
When asked by an anthropologist what the Indians called America before the white man came, an Indian said simply, Ours.
– Father Andrew SDCRate it:
When asked what he would do if he only had six months to live: Type faster.
– Isaac AsimovRate it:
When asked what was the proper time for supper If you are a rich man, whenever you please and if you are a poor man, whenever you can.
– Diogenes the CynicRate it:
When at some future date the high court of history sits in judgment on each one of us-recording whether in our brief span of service we fulfilled our responsibilities to the state-our success or failure, in whatever office we may hold, will be measured by the answers to four questions-were we truly men of courage ... were we truly men of judgment ... were we truly men of integrity ... were we truly men of dedication
– John Fitzgerald KennedyRate it:
When bad men combine, the good must associate else they will fall one by one, an unpitied sacrifice in a contemptible struggle.
– Edmund BurkeRate it:
When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall, one by one, an unpitied sacrifice in a contemptible struggle.
– Edmund BurkeRate it:
When books are burned in the end people will be burned too.
– Heinrich HeineRate it:
When buying and selling are controlled by legislation, the first things to be bought and sold are legislators.
– P. J. O'RourkeRate it:
When Character of very few men to honor without envy a friend who has prospered. inspirational quotes
– AeschylusRate it:
When Charles first saw our child Mary, he said all the proper things for a new father. He looked upon the poor little red thing and blurted, She's more beautiful than the Brooklyn Bridge.
– Helen HayesRate it:
When childhood dies, its corpses are called adults and they enter society, one of the politer names of hell. That is why we dread children, even if we love them, they show us the state of our decay.
– Brian AldissRate it:
When children are doing nothing, they are doing mischief.
– Henry FieldingRate it:
When chill November's surly blast make fields and forest bare.
– Robert BurnsRate it:
When choosing between two evils, I always like to try the one I've never tried before.
– Mae WestRate it:
When clouds form in the skies we know that rain will follow but we must not wait for it. Nothing will be achieved by attempting to interfere with the future before the time is ripe. Patience is needed.
– I ChingRate it:
When competition day is here, it does not matter the color of the metal or if you placed. Instead, it is the endless dedication you put forth to work hard, the thrill of being with your friends, and the beauty that illuminates from you when you shine on that stage!
– Nikki Cerzosimo-DiNapoliRate it:
When coward individuals are not able to attack the message, they attack the messenger.
– Abderrahman HassiRate it:
When critics disagree the artist is in accord with himself.
– Oscar Wilde, The picture of Dorian GrayRate it:
When dealing with people, let us remember we are not dealing with creatures of logic. We are dealing with creatures of emotion, creatures bustling with prejudices and motivated by pride and vanity.
– Dale CarnegieRate it:
When dealing with the insane, the best method is to pretend to be sane.
– Hermann HesseRate it:
When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not sound, rebuild those plans, and set sail once more toward your coveted goal.
– Napolean HillRate it:
When defeat is inevitable, it is wisest to yield.
– QuintilianRate it:
When delicate and feeling souls are separated, there is not a feature in the sky, not a movement of the elements, not an aspiration of the breeze, but hints some cause for a lover's apprehension.
– Richard Brinsley SheridanRate it:
When desire, having rejected reason and overpowered judgment which leads to right, is set in the direction of the pleasure which beauty can inspire . . .
– Socrates, Quoted in: Plato, Phaedrus.Rate it:
When eating bamboo sprouts, remember the man who planted them.
– Chinese ProverbRate it:
When elephants fight, it is the grass who suffers.
– African ProverbRate it:
When envoys are sent with compliments in their mouths, it is a sign that the enemy wishes for a truce.
– Sun TzuRate it:
When even one American -- who has done nothing wrong -- is forced by fear to shut his mind and close his mouth -- then all Americans are in peril.
– Harry S TrumanRate it:
When everbody worships all sort of religious lies and illogical myths, dare to be there, in the land of reason!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When everyone is against you, it means that you are absolutely wrong-- or absolutely right.
– Albert GuinonRate it:
When everyone is somebody, then no one's anybody.
– W. S. GilbertRate it:
When everything around you is crazy, it is ingenious to stay calm.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When everything hurries everywhere, nothing goes anywhere.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
When everything is going greatly, you can never see the real faces of the people! Wait for the hard times to see the true face!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When everything is good, then I would suspect”
– Mayank kumarRate it:
When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.
– Henry FordRate it:
When Fascism comes to America, it will come wrapped in an American flag.
– Huey LongRate it:
When fascism comes to America, it will come wrapped in the American flag.
– Huey LongRate it:
When fear is the disease, faith and confidences are the medicine.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When feeling sad, dream on! When feeling happy, dream on! You shall survive by means of your dreams!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When following God, Zero we never find.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
When friendship disappears then there is a space left open to that awful loneliness of the outside world which is like the cold space between the planets. It is an air in which men perish utterly.
– Hilaire BellocRate it:
When from our better selves we have too long been parted by the hurrying world, and droop. Sick of its business, of its pleasures tired, how gracious, how benign in solitude.
– William WordsworthRate it:
When God asks me "What have you done with the life I gave to you?", I don't want my answer to be "I spent it all chasing Silver and Gold."
– Feneau DemesminRate it:
When God closes a door he opens a window to explore. You have no idea what he has in store, perhaps something you desired a whole lot more.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
when god decided to invent everything he took one reath bigger than a circustent and everything began
– E. E. CummingsRate it:
When God gives you, he doesn’t ask whose son you are.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
When God is mysteriously at work in you, some people may take you for granted. Whereas, others may disregard you. But, never mind any of them. Rather cheer up, for I have a good news for you. Listen up, sooner or later in life. Those who once asked you who are you? Will surprisingly come back to you and then ask you how are you doing? Yes! you heard me right. That will be your fate sooner or later, if only you believe this undoubtedly. For, until you believe undoubtedly. That's just when you will surely see or receive God's glory (John 11 : 40).
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
When God sneezed, I didn't know what to say.
– Henny YoungmanRate it:
When God temporarily rolled up the building plans of prophecy and placed them aside, He made known a secret set of plans. With this program came a completely new set of blueprints. According to the counsel of His will, He had predetermined to call Paul as the masterbuilder of the project. So then, the instructions for our building program are found in Paul's epistles. Little wonder the apostles says 'I have laid the foundation, and another buildeth thereon. But let every man take heed how he buildeth thereupon' (1 Cor. 310). It is essential to use Pauline construction materials (grace doctrines), simply because someday soon the Building Inspector will examine our workmanship to determine if we followed His codes.
– Paul SadlerRate it:
When God wants to help you, he comes all the way to your house.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
When God wants to speak and deal with us, he does not avail himself of an angel but of parents, or the pastor, or of our neighbor.
– Martin LutherRate it:
When good Americans die they go to Paris.
– Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills WildeRate it:
When good men die their goodness does not perish, But lives though they are gone. As for the bad, All that was theirs dies and is buried with them.
– EuripidesRate it:
When good men die their goodness does not perish,
But lives though they are gone. As for the bad,
All that was theirs dies and is buried with them.

– Euripides, TemenidaeRate it:
When grace is joined with wrinkles, it is adorable. There is an unspeakable dawn in happy old age.
– Victor HugoRate it:
When great changes occur in history, when great principles are involved, as a rule the majority are wrong. The minority are right.
– Eugene V. DebsRate it:
When griping grief the heart doth wound, and doleful dumps the mind opresses, then music, with her silver sound, with speedy help doth lend redress.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
When griping grief the heart doth wound,
and doleful dumps the mind opresses,
then music, with her silver sound,
with speedy help doth lend redress.

– William ShakespeareRate it:
When happiness depends on a situation or creation, it is not happiness; it is the joy of action.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When hate for hatred if returned, hate ceases and strife ensues, when love for hatred if returned hate ceases and love ensues. So Love everyone and MickeyMize everyone's life.
– Mickey MehtaRate it:
When he has ceased to hear the many, he may discern the One - the inner sound which kills the outer.
– H Hahn BlavatskyRate it:
When he is best, he is a little worse than a man and when he is worst, he is little better than a beast.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
When he is best, he is a little worse than a man; and when he is worst, he is little better than a beast.
– William Shakespeare, "The Merchant of Venice", Act 1 scene 2Rate it:
When he is most powerful, nothing does he become.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
When he stood up, it was a very complicated motion. If the deck chairs on the Ship to the Sea of Night had opened up, they would have done so like that. It was like he was unfolding himself forever.
– Neil Gaiman, Good OmensRate it:
When her last child is off to school, we don't want the talented woman wasting her time in work far below her capacity. We want her to come out running.
– Mary Ingraham BuntingRate it:
When Hitler came for the Jews... I was not a Jew, therefore, I was not concerned. And when Hitler attacked the Catholics, I was not a Catholic, and therefore, I was not concerned. And when Hitler attacked the unions and the industrialists, I was not a member of the unions and I was not concerned. Then, Hitler attacked me and the Protestant church — and there was nobody left to be concerned.
– Pastor Martin Niemoller, Congressional Record, October 14, 1968 (Vol. 114, p. 31636)Rate it:
When holy and devout religious men Are at their beads, 'tis hard to draw them thence So sweet is zealous contemplation.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
When honor and truth are at odds, let truth prevail.
– Jose Raul Bernardo, Silent Wing (Simon & Schuster, 1998)Rate it:
When humans participate in ceremony, they enter a sacred space. Everything outside of that space shrivels in importance. Time takes on a different dimension. Emotions flow more freely. The bodies of participants become filled with the energy of life, and this energy reaches out and blesses the creation around them. All is made new everything becomes sacred.
– Sun BearRate it:
When humor goes, there goes civilization.
– Erma BombeckRate it:
When hungry, eat your rice; when tired, close your eyes. Fools may laugh at me, but wise men will know what I mean.
– Chi-ling LinRate it:
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
– Winston ChurchillRate it:
When I am asked, "What do you think of our audience?" I answer, "I know two kinds of audiences only--one coughing, and one not coughing."
– Arthur Schnabel, My Life and Music (1961)Rate it:
When I am asked, What do you think of our audience I answer, I know two kinds of audiences only--one coughing, and one not coughing.
– Arthur SchnabelRate it:
When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.
– Michel de MontaigneRate it:
When I am dead, I hope it is said, 'His sins were scarlet, but his books were read'.
– Hilaire BellocRate it:
When I am dead, I hope it may be said: His sins were scarlet, but his books were read.
– Hilaire BellocRate it:
When I am dead, I will not hurt anymore, will it Mama?...When I am dead, build me a little monument of stones in the woods.
– Alexei Nikolaevich, Tsarevich of RussiaRate it:
When I am dead, my dearest, Sing no sad songs for me Plant thou no roses at my head, Nor shady cypress tree. Be the green grass above me With showers and dewdrops wet And if thou wilt, remember And if thou wilt, forget.
– Christina Georgina RossettiRate it:
When I am finishing a picture, I hold some God-made object up to it a rock, a flower, the branch of a tree or my hand as a final test. If the painting stands up beside a thing man cannot make, the painting is authentic. If theres a clash between the two, its bad art.
– Marc ChagallRate it:
When I appear in public, people expect me to neigh, grind my teeth paw the ground and swish my tail --- none of which is easy.
– Princess AnneRate it:
When I arrived in San Francisco in 1957 I discovered a community existing on the edge of the city unlike any other in America. Reckless, creative, frenetic, insane, it was too insane for a lot of people, for not many survived. I did, however, and in surviving came of age in the cheap pads and artists' lofts in North Beach. In the process I lost my innocence and my youth, but gained an indelible memory of a bunch of crazy people who lived, fought, struggled, loved, and even died together with a sense of elan and community that I had never experienced before nor have found since.
– Jerry KamstraRate it:
When I came back to Dublin I was courtmartialed in my absence and sentenced to death in my absence, so I said they could shoot me in my absence.
– Brendan BehanRate it:
When I can look life in the eyes, grown calm and very coldly wise, life will have given me the truth, and taken in exchange -- my youth.
– Sara TeasdaleRate it:
When I can no longer bear to think of the victims of broken homes, I begin to think of the victims of intact ones.
– Peter De VriesRate it:
When I consider life, it is all a cheat. Yet fooled with hope, people favor this deceit.
– John DrydenRate it:
When I consider the small span of my life absorbed in the eternity of all time, or the small part of space which I can touch or see engulfed by the infinite immensity of spaces that I know not and that know me not, I am frightened and astonished to see myself here instead of there... now instead of then.
– Blaise PascalRate it:
When I deeply look at a pious, I see no affection but fear; and when I look at an atheist, I see no fear but conceit!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When I despair, I remember that all through history the ways of truth and love have always won. There have been tyrants, and murderers, and for a time they can seem invincible, but in the end they always fall. Think of it - always.
– Mahatma GandhiRate it:
When I die I want my tomb stone to say "See, I told you I was sick.
– Tom ZeganRate it:
When I die I want to be cremated and have my ashes spread out over a soccer field so that the kids can kick my ash.
– Tom ZeganRate it:
When I die, I hope to go to Heaven, whatever the Hell that is.
– Ayn RandRate it:
When I die, my epitaph or whatever you call those signs on gravestones is going to read: I joked about every prominent man of my time, but I never met a man I dident like. I am so proud of that I can hardly wait to die so it can be carved. And when you come to my grave you will find me sitting there, proudly reading it.
– Will RogersRate it:
When I do good, I feel good when I do bad, I feel bad, and that is my religion.
– Abraham LincolnRate it:
When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. And that is my religion.
– Abraham LincolnRate it:
When I do good, I feel good; when I do bad, I feel bad, and that is my religion.
– Abraham Lincoln, (attributed)Rate it:
When I examine myself and my methods of thought, I come to the conclusion that the gift of fantasy has meant more to me than any talent for abstract, positive thinking.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
When I examine myself and my methods of thought, I come to the conclusion that the gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
When I feel bad, I work. When I have problems, when I'm depressed, when I'm bored with life, I sit down to my work. There are probably other prescriptions, but I don't know them. Or they don't work for me. You want my advice -- here it is Go and work. Thank God that people like you and me need only paper and pencil to work.
– StrugatskyRate it:
When I find myself fading, I close my eyes and realize my friends are my energy.
– AnonymousRate it:
When I find myself in the company of scientists, I feel like a shabby curate who has strayed by mistake into a room full of dukes.
– W. H. AudenRate it:
When I first thought about writing the book Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, I never originally meant to have children in it at all!
– Roald DahlRate it:
When I get a little money, I buy books. And if there is any left over, I buy food.
– Desiderius ErasmusRate it:
When I get smitten, I stay smut.
– Charlie McCarthyRate it:
When I give a lecture, I accept that people look at their watches, but what I do not tolerate is when they look at it and raise it to their ear to find out if it stopped.
– Marcel ArchardRate it:
When I give food to the poor, they call me a saint. When I ask why the poor have no food, they call me a communist.
– Dom Helder CamaraRate it:
When I go back to school everyone asks a lot of questions. Then, after about a week, when I've answered everything, we get back to normal.
– Daniel RadcliffeRate it:
When I go home, its an easy way to be grounded. You learn to realize what truly matters.
– Tony StewartRate it:
When I go to heaven, I want to see my grandpa again. But he better have lost the nose hair and the old-man smell.
– Jack Handey Deep ThoughtsRate it:
When I have a kid, I wanna put him in one of those strollers for twins, then run around the mall looking frantic.
– Steven WrightRate it:
When I have been asked during these last weeks who caused the riots and the killing in L.A., my answer has been direct and simple Who is to blame for the riots The rioters are to blame. Who is to blame for the killings The killers are to blame.
– Dan QuayleRate it:
When I have been asked during these last weeks who caused the riots and the killing in L.A., my answer has been direct and simple: Who is to blame for the riots? The rioters are to blame. Who is to blame for the killings? The killers are to blame.
– Dan QuayleRate it:
When I have fully decided that a result is worth getting I go ahead of it and make trial after trial until it comes.
– Thomas Alva EdisonRate it:
When I hear music, I fear no danger. I am invulnerable. I see no foe. I am related to the earliest times, and to the latest.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
When I hear somebody sigh that Life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, Compared to what?
– Sydney J. HarrisRate it:
When I hear somebody sigh, 'Life is hard,' I am always tempted to ask, 'Compared to what'
– Sydney HarrisRate it:
When I hear the word "culture" I reach for my gun.
– Hans Johst (c. 1939)Rate it:
When I held you in my arms at your baptism, I wanted it to be a fresh start, for you to be more complete than we had ever been ourselves, but I wonder if we expected too much.
– Richard OltonRate it:
When I interview people, and they give me an immediate answer, they're often not thinking. So I'm silent. I wait. Because they think they have to keep answering. And it's the second train of thought that's the better answer.
– Robin LeachRate it:
When I investigate and when I discover that the forces of the heavens and the planets are within ourselves, then truly I seem to be living among the gods.
– Leon Battista AlbertiRate it:
When I look at the world I'm pessimistic, but when I look at people I am optimistic.
– Carl R. RogersRate it:
When I look back now over my life and call to mind what I might have had simply for taking and did not take, my heart is like to break.
– AkhenatonRate it:
When I look back on all the worries I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed that he had a lot of trouble in his life, most of which never happened.
– Winston ChurchillRate it:
When I meet a man I ask myself, 'Is this the man I want my children to spend their weekends with'
– Rita RudnerRate it:
When I only begin to read, I forget I'm on this world. It lifts me on wings with high thoughts.
– Anzia YezierskaRate it:
When I pass, speak freely of my shortcomings and my flaws. Learn from them, for I'll have no ego to injure.
– Aaron McGruderRate it:
When I played ball, I didn't play for fun. . . . It's no pink tea, and mollycoddles had better stay out. It's a contest and everything that implies, a struggle for supremacy, a survival of the fittest.
– Ty CobbRate it:
When I read a book I seem to read it with my eyes only, but now and then I come across a passage, perhaps only a phrase, which has a meaning for me, and it becomes part of me.
– W. Somerset MaughamRate it:
When I read about the evils of drinking, I gave up reading.
– Henny YoungmanRate it:
When I read great literature, great drama, speeches, or sermons, I feel that the human mind has not achieved anything greater than the ability to share feelings and thoughts through language.
– James Earl JonesRate it:
When I read some of the rules for speaking and writing the English language correctly...I think-- Any fool can make a rule And every fool will mind it.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
When I received the Nobel Prize, the only big lump sum of money I have ever seen, I had to do something with it. The easiest way to drop this hot potato was to invest it, to buy shares. I knew that World War II was coming and I was afraid that if I had shares which rise in case of war, I would wish for war. So I asked my agent to buy shares which go down in the event of war. This he did. I lost my money and saved my soul.
– Albert Szent-Gyorgyi, The Crazy ApeRate it:
When I retire I'm going to spend my evenings by the fireplace going through those boxes. There are things in there that ought to be burned.
– Richard Milhous NixonRate it:
When I say beautiful things, I'm not necessarily living them when I live them, the beautiful thing is that words aren't necessary.
– Brock TullyRate it:
When I say I believe in a square deal i do not mean ... to give every man the best hand. If the cards do not come to any man, or if they do come, and he has not got the power to play them, that is his affair. All I mean is that there shall be no crookedness in the dealing.
– Theodore RooseveltRate it:
When I say I love Eastland, it sounds preposterous--a man who brutalizes people. But *you* love him or you wouldn't be here. You're going to Mississippi to create social change--and you love Eastland in your desire to create conditions which will redeem his children. Loving your enemy is manifest in putting your arms not around the man but around the social situation, to take power from those who misuse it--at which point they can become human too.
– Bayard RustinRate it:
When I see a dancing butterfly, when I see a half blooming flower, their eager wish to make this world happy, my mind dances with joy, my soul emerges in happiness.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When I see an adult on a bicycle, I do not despair for the future of the human race.
– H. G. WellsRate it:
When I sit down I don't really think, "Who is my target audience?" I think about, "What's the best way to tell this story?" I try to imagine my audience really being grabbed by it, including the kind of knucklehead guys sitting in the back who often don't think stories are for them.
– Jon ScieszkaRate it:
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left and could say, I used everything you gave me..
– Erma BombeckRate it:
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, I used everything you gave me.
– Erma BombeckRate it:
When I stand before thee at the day's end, thou shalt see my scars and know that I had my wounds and also my healing.
– Rabindranath TagoreRate it:
When I step into this library, I cannot understand why I ever step out of it.
– Marie de SevigneRate it:
When I stopped seeing my mother with the eyes of a child, I saw the woman who helped me give birth to myself.
– Nancy FridayRate it:
When I tell any truth it is not for the sake of convincing those who do not know it, but for the sake of defending those who do.
– William BlakeRate it:
When I tell the truth, it is not for the sake of convincing those who do not know it, but for the sake of defending those that do.
– William BlakeRate it:
When I think of a merry, happy, free young girl -- and look at the ailing, aching state a young wife generally is doomed to -- which you can't deny is the penalty of marriage.
– Queen VictoriaRate it:
When I think of talking, it is of course with a woman. For talking at its best being an inspiration, it wants a corresponding divine quality of receptiveness, and where will you find this but in a woman
– Oliver Wendell HolmesRate it:
When I think of talking, it is of course with a woman. For talking at its best being an inspiration, it wants a corresponding divine quality of receptiveness, and where will you find this but in a woman?
– Oliver Wendell HolmesRate it:
When I think of vision, I have in mind the ability to see above and beyond the majority.
– Charles R. SwindollRate it:
When I told the people of Northern Ireland that I was an atheist, a woman in the audience stood up and said, Yes, but is it the God of the Catholics or the God of the Protestants in whom you don't believe
– Quentin CrispRate it:
When I took office, only high energy physicists had ever heard of what is called the Worldwide Web.... Now even my cat has its own page.
– Bill ClintonRate it:
When I try to make other people happy, I become happy.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When I walk with you I feel as if I had a flower in my buttonhole.
– William Makepeace ThackerayRate it:
When I want to be beloved, I love someone.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When I want to be reminded of stupidity, especially my own, I turn on the TV.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
When I want to know what France thinks, I ask myself.
– Charles De GaulleRate it:
When I was a boy ... we didn't wake up with Vietnam and have Cyprus for lunch and the Congo for dinner
– Lyndon B. JohnsonRate it:
When I was a boy I was told that anybody could become President. Now I'm beginning to believe it.
– Clarence DarrowRate it:
When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years.
– Mark TwainRate it:
When I was a child I always wanted to be funny and to please people in my family.
– Romola GaraiRate it:
When I was a child people simply looked about them and were moderately happy today they peer beyond the seven seas, bury themselves waist deep in tidings, and by and large what they see and hear makes them unutterably sad.
– Mark TwainRate it:
When I was a child there was a TVprogram and a series of booksabout a really naughty girl calledMarmalade Atkins. I always likedthat name, it seems sweet butmischievous and a bit spiky.
– Helen BaxendaleRate it:
When I was a child, I didn’t have any watch but all my friends had, but now today I have a watch but don’t have time.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
When I was a child, my mother said to me, 'If you become a soldier, you'll be a general. If you become a monk you'll end up as the pope. 'Instead I became a painter and wound up as Picasso.
– Pablo PicassoRate it:
When I was a kid my parents moved a lot, but I always found them.
– Rodney DangerfieldRate it:
When I was a kid, I said to my father one afternoon, 'Daddy, will you take me to the zoo' He answered, 'If the zoo wants you, let them come and get you.'
– Jerry LewisRate it:
When I was a small boy growing up in Kansas, a friend of mine and I went fishing and as we sat there in the warmth of a summer afternoon on a riverbank we talked about what we wanted to do when we grew up. I told him that I wanted to be a real major-league baseball player, a genuine professional like Honus Wagner. My friend said that he'd like to be President of the United States. Neither of us got our wish.
– Dwight D EisenhowerRate it:
When I was a young man I vowed never to marry until I found the ideal woman. Well, I found her but, alas, she was waiting for the ideal man.
– AlainRate it:
When I was a young man, I had liberty, but I did not see it. I had time, but I did not know it. And I had love, but I did not feel it. Many decades would pass before I understood the meaning of all three. And now, the twilight of my life, this understanding has passed into contentment. Love, liberty, and time: once so disposable, are the fuels that drive me forward. And love, most especially, mio caro. For you, our children, our brothers and sisters. And for the vast and wonderful world that gave us life, and keeps us guessing. Endless affection, mia Sofia. Forever yours, Ezio Auditore.
– Ezio Auditore da FirenzeRate it:
When I was as you are now, towering in the confidence of twenty-one, little did I suspect that I should be at forty-nine, what I now am.
– Samuel JohnsonRate it:
When I was born I was so surprised I didn't talk for a year and a half.
– Gracie AllenRate it:
When I was fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have him around. When I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much he had learned in seven years.
– Mark TwainRate it:
When I was growing up in a small village in India, the fairy-tales and children's stories led me to believe that villains and bad guys look like monsters, and they are really very rude and crude in their behavior. The movies during my generation also strengthened that perception. As I grew up and travelled around the world, I soon realized the reality that the bad guys and villains are often good looking, well-behaved, silky smooth and sharp and smart etc....often too smart to gain your complete confidence before their brutal betrayal and deceitfully back-stabbing you - when you least expect it. We all discover this harsh reality hard way, after getting entangled at least once in their tantalizing tangled web of deception, that the appearances can often be deceptive, and always too good to be true. And yet, not all the times but only occasionally, the dreamer and optimist inside us still likes to believe those fairy-tales and the happy-ending movies from childhood....
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When I was growing up in a small village in India, the fairy-tales and children's stories led me to believe that villains and bad guys look like monsters, and they are really very rude and crude in their behavior. The movies during my generation also strengthened that perseption. As I grew up and travelled around the world, I soon realized the reality that the bad guys and villains are often good looking, well-behaved, silky smooth, sharp and smart...often too smart to gain your complete confidence before their brutal betrayal and them deceitfully back-stabbing you when you least expect it. We all discover this harsh reality hard way, after getting entangled at least once in their tantalizing tangled web of deception, that appearances can often be deceptive, and too good to be true - always! And yet, not all the times but only occasionally, the dreamer and optimist inside us likes to believe those fairy-tales and the happy-ending movies from childhood....
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When I was growing up in India, I was taught that if you are gifted with special talents, you don't own them. Those talents aren't yours, because they come to you straight from God. I was further advised to use those God-gifted talents for advancing society, by helping people who're in dire need. It's one of the most powerful teachings that I've inherited from my childhood in India. It constantly reminds me that Life is a give-and-take process; and that the more you give back to society, the more you'll receive from God. This interesting philosophy of life instills humility, and keeps my feet firmly on the ground; no matter which country or continent I live in. And I am thankful to my parents, who guided me with such invaluable lessons of life.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When I was in school the closest I had ever been to honor was Yes your Honor and No your Honor.
– Tom ZeganRate it:
When I was in school, I cheated on my metaphysics exam I looked into the soul of the boy sitting next to me.
– Woody AllenRate it:
When I was kidnapped, my parents snapped into action. They rented out my room.
– Woody AllenRate it:
When I was one-and-twenty,
I heard a wise man say,
Give pounds and crowns and guineas,
But not your heart away."

Give pearls away and rubies,
But keep your fancy free."
But I was one-and-twenty,
No use to talk to me.

– A.E. HousemanRate it:
When I was research head of General Motors and wanted a problem solved, I'd place a table outside the meeting room with a sign: LEAVE SLIDE RULES HERE! If I didn't do that, I'd find some engineer reaching for his slide rule. Then he'd be on his feet saying, Boss you can't do that.
– Charles F. KetteringRate it:
When I was working in Kahaani…, I hardly got time to watch even one episode of any show. However, after Kahaani…, I have been relaxing and watching two Balaji shows regularly – Bandini and Kitni Mohabbat Hai and am liking both of them. Another serial I have been following is Balika Badhu – it is one of the best ongoing shows today. However, in the last few days there is some interior work that is going on in my house and thus I am not being able to watch television.
– Sakshi TanwarRate it:
When I was young I had an elderly friend who used often to ask me to stay with him in the country. He was a religious man and he read prayers to the assembled household every morning. But he had crossed out in pencil all the passages that praised God. He said that there was nothing so vulgar as to praise people to their faces and, himself a gentleman, he could not believe that God was so ungentlemanly as to like it.
– W. Somerset MaughamRate it:
When I was young my Dad told me that Alcohol kills thousands of brain cells and he said, son . . . you're not the smartest kid in your class!
– Tom ZeganRate it:
When I was young my parents use to move a lot . . . but I'd always find them.
– Tom ZeganRate it:
When I was young there was no respect for the young, and now that I am old there is no respect for the old. I missed out coming and going.
– J.B. PriestleyRate it:
When I was young, I used to think that wealth and power would bring me happiness... I was right.
– Gahan WilsonRate it:
When I was young, I was sure of many things now there are only two things of which I am sure one is, that I am a miserable sinner and the other, that Christ is an all-sufficient Saviour. He is well-taught who learns these two lessons.
– John NewtonRate it:
When I was younger, I could remember anything, whether it had happened or not.
– Mark TwainRate it:
When I woke up this morning my girlfriend asked me, 'Did you sleep good' I said 'No, I made a few mistakes.'
– Steven WrightRate it:
When I write love songs, people think they're really soppy -- but I see love as a consolation for the boredom of life.
– Martin GoreRate it:
When I write, I see the character inside out, not outside in.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When I'm inspired, I get excited because I can't wait to see what I'll come up with next.
– Dolly PartonRate it:
When I'm laid in my coffin, I want you to put a picture of my grandchild to the right of me and and a picture of my daughter to my left. That way they will be buried with me.
– Jeanne CalmentRate it:
When I'm loved I'm the universe, If I'm not I'm merely a dying star.
– Angela KeithRate it:
When I'm not thanked at all, I'm thanked enough, I've done my duty, and I've done no more.
– Henry FieldingRate it:
When I'm trusting and being myself... everything in my life reflects this by falling into place easily, often miraculously.
– Shakti GawainRate it:
When I'm working on a problem, I never think about beauty. I think only how to solve the problem. But when I have finished, if the solution is not beautiful, I know it is wrong.
– Richard Buckminster FullerRate it:
When ideas fail, words come in very handy.
– Johann von GoetheRate it:
When im not workin on my body, im working on my mental. Money will never be my source of motivation but my motivation will be to spend my money on my workout. Dont care about sufferin its all in your head. so i just keep in mind that those who bring me down, make me stronger
– Zen diabRate it:
When important decisions have to be taken, the natural anxiety to come to a right decision will often keep you awake. Nothing, however, is more conducive to healthful sleep than plenty of open air.
– Sir John LubbockRate it:
When impossible becomes really impossible, it is the time for you to step in.
– Bartek ReszkaRate it:
When in company of wicked people always be on GUARD.
– PanchatantraRate it:
When in despair, we tend to stray. Be optimistic, redemption is not far away!
– bprincess10Rate it:
When in doubt -- add a pinch of salt.
– Chef Richard BlackRate it:
When in doubt, do the courageous thing.
– Jan SmutsRate it:
When in doubt, do without.
– Hofni SamuelRate it:
When in doubt, duck.
– Malcolm ForbesRate it:
When in doubt, have two guys come through the door with guns.
– Raymond ChandlerRate it:
When in doubt, make a fool of yourself. There is a microscopically thin line between being brilliantly creative and acting like the most gigantic idiot on earth. So what the hell, leap.
– Cynthia HeimelRate it:
When in doubt, observe and ask questions. When certain, observe at length and ask many more questions.
– George S. PattonRate it:
When in doubt, punt
– John HeismanRate it:
When in doubt, tell the truth.
– Mark TwainRate it:
When in doubt, use a pinch of salt
– Pete KennedyRate it:
When in doubt, use brute force
– Ken ThompsonRate it:
When in the pursuit of happiness Obstacles cross our way, When all seems lost And there is a darkening of the day. Remember God in His heaven And it does not cost to call. We'll find despite our troubles We've been blessed after all.
– Janet Louise HolmanRate it:
When is a crisis reached? When questions arise that can't be answered.
– Ryszard KapuścińskiRate it:
When it comes down to it. I let people think what they want. And if they care enough to bother with what I do, I already know I'm better than them.
– Marilyn MonroeRate it:
When it comes to curiosity you can choose to ignore it or explore it.
– Brandon A. TreanRate it:
When it comes to finances, remember that there are no withholding taxes on the wages of sin.
– Mae WestRate it:
When it comes to food you can take the words Natural and Pure and throw them in the trash.
– Johnny WowkRate it:
When it comes to Knowledge, we only know a drop, while the vast ocean of unknown lies in front of us.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When it comes to poverty, there is no need to say anything. All we need to do is to help, the moment we encounter it.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When it comes to sex, the most important six inches are the ones between the ears.
– Dr. Ruth WestheimerRate it:
When it comes to staying young, a mind lift beats a face lift any day.
– Marty BucellaRate it:
When it comes to taking chances, some people like to play poker or shoot dice; other people prefer to parachute jump, go rhino hunting, or climb ice floes, while still others engage in crime or marriage. But I like to get drunk and drive like a fool. Name me, if you can, a better feeling than the one you get when you're half a bottle of Chivas in the bag with a gram of coke up your nose, and a teen-age lovely pulling off her tube top in the next seat over while you're going a hundred miles an hour down a suburban sidestreet. You'd have to watch the entire Mexican air force crash-land in a liquid petroleum gas storage facility to match this kind of thrill. If you ever have much more fun than that, you'll die of pure sensory overload, I'm here to tell you.
– P. J. O'RourkeRate it:
When it comes to the future, there are three kinds of people those who let it happen, those who make it happen, and those who wonder what happened.
– John M. Richardson, Jr.Rate it:
When it comes to wine, the redder the better.
– Johnny WowkRate it:
When it is a question of God's almighty Spirit, never say, I can't.
– Oswald ChambersRate it:
When it is a question of money, everyone is of the same religion.
– VoltaireRate it:
When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.
– Charles Austin BeardRate it:
When it is darkest, men see the stars.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
When it is not necessary to change, it is necessary not to change.
– Lucius GaryRate it:
When it is not necessary to make a decision, it is necessary not to make a decision.
– Lord FalklandRate it:
When it rains, let us hold hands and walk in mud. When the sun shines our footprints will remain there forever.
– Senikiwe Chanda KgatlhegangRate it:
When it's all over, it's not who you were. . . it's whether you made a difference.
– Robert Joseph Bob DoleRate it:
When it's breezy, hit it easy.
– Davis Love, Jr.Rate it:
When it's third and ten, you can take the milk drinkers and I'll take the whiskey drinkers every time.
– Max McGeeRate it:
When its a question of money, everybody is of the same religion.
– Francois Marie Arouet VoltaireRate it:
When it’s hard to run, jog. When it’s hard to jog, walk. When it’s hard to walk, limp. When it’s hard to limp, crawl. As long as you are headed to light the shackles of darkness are left behind.
– Matshona DhliwayoRate it:
When Jealousy consumes us, we are it dish of the Day. (Jalousie nous dévore. Nous sommes son plat du jour)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
When Jesus Christ utters a word, He opens His mouth so wide that it embraces all Heaven and earth, even though that word be but in a whisper.
– Martin LutherRate it:
When kings the sword of justice first lay down;
They art no kings, though they posess the crown;
Titles are shadows, crowns are empty things,
The good of subjects is the end of kings.

– Daniel DefoeRate it:
When lenity and cruelty play for a kingdom, the gentler gamester is the soonest winner.
– William Shakespeare, Henry VRate it:
When liberty is mentioned, we must always be careful to observe whether it is not really the assertion of private interests which is thereby designated.
– Georg Wilhelm Friedrich HegelRate it:
When life gives you lemons, you don’t make lemonade. You use the seeds to plant a whole orchard and build a new lemonade brand… an entire franchise. Or you could just stay on the bus and drink lemonade someone else has made, from a can.
– Anthon St MaartenRate it:
When life gives you pastrami, make pastrami.
– BenRate it:
When life hands us a beutiful bouquet of flowers we stare at it in cautious expectation of a bee.
– Dean Koontz, Shadow Fires ( early book)Rate it:
When life is kicking others in the teeth, Become a dentist.
– Kevin MeyersRate it:
When life itself seems lunatic, who knows where madness lies? Perhaps to be too practical may be madness. To surrender dreams, this may be madness. To seek treasures where there is only trash...Too much sanity may be madness, and maddest of all is to see life as it is and not as it should be.
– Miguel De Cervantes, Don Quixote de la ManchaRate it:
When life seems chaotic, you don't need people giving you easy answers or cheap promises. There might not be any answers to your problems. What you need is a safe place where you can bounce with people who have taken some bad hops of their own.
– Real Live PreacherRate it:
When Life throws you a curve ball, you've got to manage it very skillfully. So, focus and swing with full force like you never swung before. Hit those curve balls swiftly far into the stands or outfield right away. And run all the bases for a home run. It's your winning attitude and strong determination that will take you to the first, second, third or even home base, regardless of life pitching you curve balls. The key is to keep batting those curve balls and not to give up by throwing down the bat in defeat. You will come out the big winner, and all you'll hear is the cheers from the crowd. Cheers!
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When lions begin to dance, smaller creatures should step away.
– Sana DabbasRate it:
When lip service to some mysterious deity permits bestiality on Wednesday and absolution on Sunday, cash me out.
– Frank SinatraRate it:
When looking at any significant work of art, remember that a more significant one probably has had to be sacrificed.
– Paul KleeRate it:
When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.
– John RuskinRate it:
When love has fused and mingled two beings in a sacred and angelic unity, the secret of life has been discovered so far as they are concerned; they are no longer anything more than the two boundaries of the same destiny; they are no longer anything but the two wings of the same spirit. Love, soar.”
– Victor Hugo,Rate it:
When love is gone, there's always justice. And when justice is gone, there's always force. And when force is gone, there's always Mom. Hi, Mom
– Laurie AndersonRate it:
When love is in excess it brings a man nor honor nor any worthiness.
– EuripidesRate it:
When love takes over,you may embrace what you dont like.
– Lot ChakonzaRate it:
When love, joy and hope are present hopeless escape.
– Foodi S. M.Rate it:
When Lovers are kissing, they kiss their Eyes also. (Quand s'embrassent les amoureux,Ils s'embrassent même les yeux)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
When lovers come together, There is an accident of lips. (Quand les amoureux se rencontrent, Il y a un accident des lèvres)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
When lovers kiss, they kiss even the eyes. (Quand s'embrassent les amoureux , - Ils s'embrassent même les yeux.)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
When magic through nerves and reason passes, imagination, force, and passion will thunder. The portrait of the world is changed.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
When making a decision of minor importance, I have always found it advantageous to consider all the pros and cons. In vital matters, however, such as the choice of a mate or a profession, the decision should come from the unconscious, from somewhere within ourselves. In the important decisions of personal life, we should be governed, I think, by the deep inner needs of our nature.
– Sigmund FreudRate it:
When making personal decisions, listen to what your head says then listen to what your heart says. If they differ, follow your heart Whenever you listen to your heart, you listen to that part of you that is most interested in your well-being.
– UnknownRate it:
When making your choice in life, do not neglect to live.
– Samuel JohnsonRate it:
When man meets an obstacle he can't destroy, he destroys himself.
– Ryszard KapuścińskiRate it:
When many work together for a goal, Great things may be accomplished. It is said a lion cub was killed By a single colony of ants.
– Saskya PanditaRate it:
When marrying, ask yourself this question Do you believe that you will be able to converse well with this person into your old age Everything else in marriage is transitory.
– Friedrich Wilhelm NietzscheRate it:
When men are brought face to face with their opponents, forced to listen and learn and mend their ideas, they cease to be children and savages and begin to live like civilized men. Then only is freedom a reality, when men may voice their opinions because they must examine their opinions.
– Walter LippmannRate it:
When men are doubtful of the true state of things, their wishes lead them to believe in what is most agreeable.
– ArrianusRate it:
When men are easy in their circumstances, they are naturally enemies to innovations.
– Joseph AddisonRate it:
When men are pure, laws are useless when men are corrupt, laws are broken.
– Benjamin DisraeliRate it:
When men are pure, laws are useless; when men are corrupt, laws are broken.
– Benjamin DisraeliRate it:
When men exercise their reason coolly and freely on a variety of distinct questions, they inevitably fall into different opinions on some of them. When they are governed by a common passion, their opinions, if they are to be called, will be the same.
– Alexander HamiltonRate it:
When men speak ill of thee, live so as nobody may believe them.
– PlatoRate it:
When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.
– Woodrow WilsonRate it:
When men will not be reasoned out of a vanity, they must be ridiculed out of it.
– L?EstrangeRate it:
When mom found my diaphram, I told her it was a bathing cap for my cat.
– Liz WinstonRate it:
When money is seen as a solution for every problem, money itself becomes the problem.
– Richard NeedhamRate it:
When money talks, nobody notices what grammar it uses.
– AnonymousRate it:
When moods go bad, when feelings become sad, when excitement is low, stick it out; don't leave and go. When life gets heavier than Earth and meaningless seems birth, step back and breathe, collect yourself and don't seethe. Remember all gets eventually sorted don't stress out and get knotted. Remember again and again the sun will rise, to bring you love and light to MickeyMize. Share this to start a Wellness Revolution for Human Evolution.
– Mickey MehtaRate it:
When morning silvers the dark firmament, Why shrills the bird of dawning his lament? It is to show in dawn?s bright looking-glass How of thy careless life a night is spent.
– Omar KhayyamRate it:
When my country, into which I had just set my foot, was set on fire about my ears, it was time to stir. It was time for every man to stir.
– Thomas Paine, Common SenseRate it:
When my love swears that she is made of truth, I do believe her, though I know she lies.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
When mysteries cease to exist... so does life!
– Kevork Rafic AltounianRate it:
When mysteries cease to exist... so does life!
– Kevork AltounianRate it:
When neither their property nor their honor is touched, the marjority of men live content.
– Niccolo MachiavelliRate it:
When nobody points out to you your own mistakes, it is probably because you no longer matter. Only people who like you most and want you to succeed would ever dare to criticize you.
– Abderrahman HassiRate it:
When nothing is sure, everything is possible.
– Margaret DrabbleRate it:
When nothing seems to help, I go and look at a stonecutter hammering away at his rock perhaps a hundred times without as much as a crack showing in it. Yet at the hundred and first blow it will split in two, and I know it was not that blow that did it, but all that had gone before.
– Jacob August RiisRate it:
When of a gossiping circle it was asked, "What are they doing?" The answer was, "Swapping lies."
– Richard Brinsley SheridanRate it:
When of a gossiping circle it was asked, What are they doing? The answer was, Swapping lies.
– Richard Brinsley SheridanRate it:
When once a man has made celebrity necessary to his happiness, he has put it in the power of the weakest and most timorous malignity, if not to take away his satisfaction, at least to withhold it. His enemies may indulge their pride by airy negligence and gratify their malice by quiet neutrality.
– Samuel JohnsonRate it:
When once a man has made celebrity necessary to his happiness, he has put it in the power of the weakest and most timourous malignity, if not to take away his satisfaction, at least to withhold it. His enemies may indulge their pride by airy negligence a
– Samuel JohnsonRate it:
When once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.
– Leonardo da VinciRate it:
When one admits that nothing is certain one must, I think, also admit that some things are much more nearly certain than others.
– Bertrand RussellRate it:
When one admits that nothing is certain one must, I think, also admit that some things are much more nearly certain than others. It is much more nearly certain that we are assembled here tonight than it is that this or that political party is in the right. Certainly there are degrees of certainty, and one should be very careful to emphasize that fact, because otherwise one is landed in an utter skepticism, and complete skepticism would, of course, be totally barren and completely useless.
– Bertrand RussellRate it:
When one buys some of my artwork I hope it is because they will wish to learn from it and not because they think it will match their drapes
– Christian Cardell CorbetRate it:
When one cannot appraise out of one's own experience, the temptation to blunder is minimized, but even when one can, appraisal seems chiefly useful as appraisal of the appraiser.
– Marianne MooreRate it:
When one ceases from conflict, whether because he has won, because he has lost, or because he cares no more for the game, the virtue passes out of him.
– Charles Horton CooleyRate it:
When one door closes another door opens but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us.
– Alexander Graham BellRate it:
When one door closes another door opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us.
– Alexander Graham BellRate it:
When one door closes, another opens. But we often look so regretfully upon the closed door that we don't see the one that has opened for us.
– Helen KellerRate it:
When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.
– Alexander Graham BellRate it:
When one door closes. Knock that door once. If it still don't open, burn that bitch to the ground. Its never over till you achieve it or quit it.
– Shashank KhubchandaniRate it:
When one door of happiness closes another opens; but we often look so long at the closed one that we do not see the one which has opened for us.
– Helen Keller, Quote of the day bookRate it:
When one door of happiness closes, another one opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened to us.
– Helen KellerRate it:
When one door of happiness closes, another one opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.
– Helen KellerRate it:
When one door of happiness closes, another opens but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.
– Helen KellerRate it:
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.
– Helen KellerRate it:
When one has come to accept a certain course as duty he has a pleasant sense of relief and of lifted responsibility, even if the course involves pain and renunciation. It is like obedience to some external authority; any clear way, though it lead to death, is mentally preferable to the tangle of uncertainty.
– Charles CooleyRate it:
When one has great gifts, what answer to the meaning of existence should one require beyond the right to exercise them
– Wystan Hugh AudenRate it:
When one has much to put into them, a day has a hundred pockets.
– Friedrich NietzscheRate it:
When one has nothing left to lose one becomes courageous. We are timid only when we have something left to cling to.
– Don Juan Matus, The Second Ring Of Power by Carlos CastanedaRate it:
When one has one's hand full of truth it is not always wise to open it.
– French ProverbRate it:
When one has tasted watermelon he knows what the angels eat.
– Mark TwainRate it:
When one is a stranger to oneself then one is estranged from others too.
– Anne Morrow LindberghRate it:
When one is grateful for something too good for common thanks, writing is less unsatisfactory than speech-one does not, at least, hear how inadequate the words are.
– George EliotRate it:
When one is happy there is no time to be fatigued; being happy engrosses the whole attention.
– E. F. BensonRate it:
When one is in town one amuses oneself. When one is in the country one amuses other people. It is excessively boring.
– Oscar Wilde, Jack from The Importance of Being EarnestRate it:
When one is trying to do something beyond his known powers it is useless to seek the approval of friends. Friends are at their best in moments of defeat.
– Henry MillerRate it:
When one is willing and eager, the Gods join in.
– AeschylusRate it:
When one learns to focus energy through surrender and sensitivity, they become free, and can access the expansiveness of endless possibility.
– Bryant McGillRate it:
When one loses the deep intimate relationship with nature, then temples, mosques and churches become important.
– J. Krishnamurti, Beginnings of LearningRate it:
When one shuts one eye, one does not hear everything.
– Swiss ProverbRate it:
When one subtracts from life infancy (which is vegetation), sleep, eating and swilling, buttoning and unbuttoning -- how much remains of downright existence? The summer of a dormouse.
– George Gordon Noel Byron, 6th Baron ByronRate it:
When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world.
– John MuirRate it:
When one's ill or unhappy, one needs something outside oneself to hold one up. It is a good thing, I think, when one has been knocked out of one's balance . to have some external job or duty to hang on to.
– Aldous HuxleyRate it:
When our eyes see our hands doing the work of our hearts, the circle of Creation is completed inside us, the doors of our souls fly open and love steps forth to heal everything in sight.
– Michael BridgeRate it:
When our eyes see our hands doing the work of our hearts, the circle of Creation is completed inside us, the doors of our souls fly open, and love steps forth to heal everything in sight.
– Michael BridgeRate it:
When our hatred is violent, it sinks us even beneath those we hate.
– François de La RochefoucauldRate it:
When our star shines, someone else's fades away; when our dream is fulfilled, someone else's turns into a nightmare!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When our thoughts, our words, and our deeds are for happiness then we are happy.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When Owl is singing, the Night is Silence. (Quand le hibou chante, La nuit est silence)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
When people agree with me I always feel that I must be wrong.
– Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills WildeRate it:
When people are bewildered they tend to become credulous.
– Calvin CoolidgeRate it:
When people are enjoying the Power, they forget that Time and Circumstances can change anytime, and almost always they do. Only Time is the most powerful entity in our Universe, to whom I salute with greatest respect. Kaalaay Tasmay Namah!
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When people are free to do as they please, they usually imitate each other.
– Eric HofferRate it:
When people ask if the United States can afford to place on trial the president, if the system can stand impeachment, my answer is, Can we stand anything else
– George Stanley McGovernRate it:
When people ask me if I went to film school I tell them, 'no, I went to films.'
– Quentin TarantinoRate it:
When people ask me why I am running as a woman, I always answer, "What choice do I have?"
– Pat SchroederRate it:
When people complain of life, it is almost always because they have asked impossible things of it.
– Ernest RenanRate it:
When people do not respect us we are sharply offended; yet deep down in his private heart no man much respects himself.
– Mark TwainRate it:
When people go through denial phase rather than accepting the truth, they don't realize that what they refuse to accept always continues to stay with them. Life moves on as soon as we accept the honest truth, because only truth can set us free.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When people have hope that their economic conditions can improve by simply working harder, they care less about politics and religion, they may not like many things in their society but they are unlikely to get angry to a point of violent uprising or dividing the country. When people feel stuck or when they are poor and do not have much to lose, they are more likely to rise against the people in power.
– Med JonesRate it:
When people have no other tyrant, their own public opinion becomes one.
– Edward Bulwer-LyttonRate it:
When people hear good music, it makes them homesick for something they never had and never will have.
– Edgar Watson HoweRate it:
When people keep telling you that you can't do a thing, you kind of like to try it.
– Margaret Chase SmithRate it:
When people put their ballots in the boxes, they are, by that act, inoculated against the feeling that the government is not theirs. They then accept, in some measure, that its errors are their errors, its aberrations their aberrations, that any revolt will be against them. It's a remarkably shrewd and rather conservative arrangement when one thinks of it.
– John Kenneth GalbraithRate it:
When people say, 'She's got everything', I've got one answer - I haven't had tomorrow.
– Elizabeth TaylorRate it:
When people talk, listen completely. Most people never listen.
– Ernest HemingwayRate it:
When people think the world of you, be careful with them.
– Margaret Cho, Margaret Cho Blog, 09-26-05Rate it:
When people try to bring you down they are only trying to bring you to their level.
– Tom ZeganRate it:
When possession of wealth or splendors brings happiness, it is an illusion. When attainment of certain mental state brings happiness, it is a real possession.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When possession of wealth or splendors brings happiness, it is an illusion. When attainment of certain mental state brings happiness, it is a real possession.”
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When power leads man toward arrogance, poetry reminds him of his limitations. When power narrows the area of man's concern, poetry reminds him of the richness and diversity of his existence. When power corrupts, poetry cleanses.
– John Fitzgerald KennedyRate it:
When President Bush invaded Iraq after 9
11 it was like Truman invading Mexico after Pearl Harbor.

– John Kerry, DebateRate it:
When public men indulge themselves in abuse, when they deny others a fair trial, when they resort to innuendo and insinuation, to libel, scandal, and suspicion, then our democratic society is outraged, and democracy is baffled. It has no apparatus to deal with the boor, the liar, the lout, and the antidemocrat in general.
– J. William FulbrightRate it:
When raising your children, do the best you can, with love and respect to be a better woman or man.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
When salvation is viewed as man's program, it is left up to man as to whether he will let God do this or that, but when it is viewed as God's program, there is a confidence and a certainty that no one whom God regenerates will be a carnal Christian.
– Michael HortonRate it:
When science, art, literature, and philosophy are simply the manifestation of personality they are on a level where glorious and dazzling achievements are possible, which can make a man's name live for thousands of years. But above this level, far above, separated by an abyss, is the level where the highest things are achieved. These things are essentially anonymous.
– Simone WeilRate it:
When she stopped conforming to the conventional picture of femininity she finally began to enjoy being a woman.
– Betty Naomi FriedanRate it:
When she was a small girl, Amanda hid a ticking clock in an old, rotten tree trunk. It drove woodpeckers crazy. Ignoring tasty bugs all around them, they just about beat their brains out trying to get at the clock. Years later, Amanda used the woodpecker experiment as a model for understanding capitalism, Communism, Christianity, and all other systems that traffic in future rewards rather than in present realities.
– Tom RobbinsRate it:
When shit becomes valuable, the poor will be born without assholes.
– Henry MillerRate it:
When sleeping next to a deepfreezer it's not just the cold that keeps you awake but also the noise it makes.
– Frustrated husbandRate it:
When small men cast long shadows the sun is going down.
– Venita CravensRate it:
When so many are lonely as seem to be lonely, it would be inexcusably selfish to be lonely alone.
– Tennessee WilliamsRate it:
When Solomon said there was a time and a place for everything he had not encountered the problem of parking his automobile.
– Bob EdwardsRate it:
When solving a "panic" you must first ask yourself what you were doing that could possibly frighten an operating system.
– Peter van der LindenRate it:
When solving problems, dig at the roots instead of just hacking at the leaves.
– Anthony D'AngeloRate it:
When some people give up on you, and they were just the last persons you thought they would. That would make you pause and think, wouldn't you have felt better if you just have adjusted your abundance..?
– The wise Pharoah MoeRate it:
When somebody calls you stupid, if your face turns red from anger, it means that a part of you believes in this! When you call a wise man stupid, his colour never changes!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When somebody criticise you, be happy and thankful because they have given you an opportunity to think about the matter more precisely and more detailed!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When somebody speaks a language that we don’t know, we often imagine that some important things are being said!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When someone allows you to bear his burdens, you have found deep friendship.
– Real Live PreacherRate it:
When someone asks you, A penny for your thoughts, and you put your two cents in, what happens to the other penny?
– George CarlinRate it:
When someone does something good, applaud You will make two people happy.
– Samuel GoldwynRate it:
When someone does something good, applaud! You will make two people happy.
– Samuel GoldwynRate it:
When someone explains their own beliefs by reason and explains your beliefs by psychology, you actually don't have to listen to them.
– Rabbi David WolpeRate it:
When someone is crying and her heart is torn, be an angel of kindness and help her to carry on.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When someone is giving you their theology, their God words, you should listen hard and be very gentle. The time to deliver your God words is when you are asked.
– Real Live Preacher, Real Live Preacher weblog, 03-25-05Rate it:
When someone offends you, it simply means that you haven’t given him enough love.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
When someone tells you something defies description, you can be pretty sure he's going to have a go at it anyway.
– Clyde B. AsterRate it:
When someone who is known for being comedic does something straight, it' s always 'a big breakthrough' or a 'radical departure.' Why is it no one ever says that if a straight actor does comedy Are they presuming comedy is easier
– Carol BurnettRate it:
When something (an affliction) happens to you, you either let it defeat you, or you defeat it.
– Rosilind RussellRate it:
When something bad happens, this often opens the ways for some good things to happen!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When something can be read without effort, great effort has gone into its writing.
– Enrique Jardiel PoncelaRate it:
When something is done, it should be done the way a stone bridge that lives thousands of years is done!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When something that honest is said it usually needs a few minutes of silence to dissipate.
– Pamela RibonRate it:
When something we value is destroyed, we rebuild it.
– J. Michael StraczynskiRate it:
When sorrows come, they come not single spies, But in battalions.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
When spider webs unite, they can tie up a lion.
– Ethiopian ProverbRate it:
When spiders unite they can tie down a lion.
– Ethiopian ProverbRate it:
When stupidity of today joins with the stupidity of yesterday it becomes a myth; by myth a stupidity glorifies itself.
– Thiruman ArchunanRate it:
When summer is over, winter becomes sad too, because opposites often admire each other secretly!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When Sun-Tzu said "Every Battle Is Won Before It Is Ever Fought.", he highlighted the absolute importance of Planning that can lead to positive result in subsequent Execution. In other words, Execution can be excellent, only when Planning is perfect. Also important is the planning for most contingencies, as a best General or a savvy Manager knows. IMHO it's interesting to realize that such supreme strategies and wisdom were thought about and explained 2500 years ago, by Sun-Tzu, outstanding Chinese Military General, visionary Strategist and great Philosopher. Amazing!
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When Sun-Tzu said "Every Battle Is Won Before It Is Ever Fought.", he highlighted the absolute importance of Planning that can lead to positive result in subsequent Execution. In other words, Execution can be excellent, only when Planning is perfect. Also important is the planning for most contingencies, which is exactly what a best General or a savvy Manager does. When it doesn't happen, you would see even the best planning lose, and competitor's with mere average planning win. It's interesting to realize that these spupreme strategies were thought about, and explained 2500 years ago, by Sun-Tzu, outstanding Chinese military general, visionary strategist and great philosopher. Amazing!
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When Sun-Tzu said "Every Battle Is Won Before It Is Ever Fought.", he highlighted the absolute importance of Planning that can lead to positive result in subsequent Execution. In other words, Execution can be excellent, only when Planning is perfect. Also important is the planning for most contingencies, which is exactly what a best General or a savvy Manager does. When it doesn't happen, you would see even the best planning lose. It's interesting to realize that these spupreme strategies were thought about and explained 2500 years ago, by Sun-Tzu, outstanding Chinese Military General, visionary Strategist and great Philosopher. Awesome and Amazing!
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When Thales was asked what was difficult, he said, 'To know one's self.' And what was easy, 'To advise another.'
– Laertius DiogenesRate it:
When the autumn meets the tranquillity, there you can see the King of the Sceneries!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the beauties come together, there emerges a super beauty!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the belly is empty, the body becomes spirit; and when it is full, the spirit becomes body.
– SaadiRate it:
When the blind lead the blind, no wonder they both fall into -- matrimony.
– George FarquharRate it:
When the blind man carries the lame man, both go forward.
– Swedish ProverbRate it:
When the burden of life becomes heavier, when it starts crushing our shoulders with all its might, it is time to be stronger!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the candles are out all women are fair.
– PlutarchRate it:
When the character of a man is not clear to you, look at his friends.
– Japanese ProverbRate it:
When the conduct of men is designed to be influenced, persuasion, kind unassuming persuasion, should ever be adopted. It is an old and true maxim that 'a drop of honey catches more flies than a gallon of gall.' So with men. If you would win a man to your cause, first convince him that you are his sincere friend. Therein is a drop of honey that catches his heart, which, say what he will, is the great highroad to his reason, and which, once gained, you will find but little trouble in convincing him of the justice of your cause, if indeed that cause is really a good one.
– Abraham LincolnRate it:
When the debate is over, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
– SocratesRate it:
When the destroyer comes, his first act will be to destroy all the books.
– Thomas MoreRate it:
When the devil changes the music, people also change the dance.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
When the dignity of one person is denied, all of us are denied.
– Hubert HumphreyRate it:
When the doors of opportunity swing open, we must make sure that we are not too drunk or too indifferent to walk through.
– Jesse JacksonRate it:
When the doors of perception are cleansed, man will see things as they truly are, infinite.
– William BlakeRate it:
When the eagles are silent, the parrots begin to jabber.
– Winston ChurchillRate it:
When the Earth is sick, the animals will begin to disappear, when that happens, The Warriors of the Rainbow will come to save them.
– Chief SeattleRate it:
When the effective leader is finished with his work, the people say it happened naturally.
– Lao TseRate it:
When the enemy is awake and around, don't ever shut your eyes even for a single second no matter how sweet and tempting the sleep.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the fool knows when to be silent, he would be sitting among the wise.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
When the fox preaches, look to the geese.
– German proverbRate it:
When the freedom they wished for most was freedom from responsibility, then Athens ceased to be free and was never free again.
– Edith HamiltonRate it:
When the future looks dark, do not panic, because future does not exist yet; by using your intelligence, you can always turn it to bright!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the gods wish to punish us, they answer our prayers.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
When the going gets tough, the tough get going.
– Joseph P KennedyRate it:
When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro
– Hunter S. ThompsonRate it:
When the going gets weird, The weird turn pro.
– Hunter S. ThompsonRate it:
When the habitually even-tempered suddenly fly into a passion, that explosion is apt to be more impressive than the outburst of the most violent amongst us.
– Margery AllinghamRate it:
When the head aches, all the members partake of the pain.
– Miguel de CervantesRate it:
When the heart speaks, the mind finds it indecent to object.
– Milan KunderaRate it:
When the highest type of men hear Tao, They diligently practice it. When the average type of men hear Tao, They half believe in it. When the lowest type of men hear Tao, They laugh heartily at it.
– Lao TzuRate it:
When the highest type of men hear Tao,
They diligently practice it.
When the average type of men hear Tao,
They half believe in it.
When the lowest type of men hear Tao,
They laugh heartily at it.
Without the laugh, there is no Tao.

– Lao-tzu, The Way of Lao-tzuRate it:
When the imagination and will power are in conflict, are antagonistic, it is always the imagination which wins, without any exception.
– Emile CoueRate it:
When the inspiration comes, let everything else go!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the Irishman is found outside of Ireland in another environment, he very often becomes a respected man. The economic and intellectual conditions that prevail in his own country do not permit the development of individuality. No one who has any self-respect stays in Ireland, but flees afar as though from a country that has undergone the visitation of an angered Jove.
– James JoyceRate it:
When the Japanese mend broken objects they aggrandize the damage by filling the cracks with gold, because they believe that when something's suffered damage and has a history it becomes more beautiful.
– Barbara BloomRate it:
When the judge calls the criminal's name out he stands up, and they are immediately linked by a strange biology that makes them both opposite and complementary. The one cannot exist without the other. Which is the sun and which is the shadow? It's well known some criminals have been great men.
– Jean GenetRate it:
When the judgement's weak, The prejudice is strong.
– Kane O'HaraRate it:
When the leadership is right and the time is right, the people can always be counted upon to follow--to the end at all costs.
– Harold J. SeymourRate it:
When the least they could do to you was everything, then the most they could do to you suddenly held no terror.
– Terry Pratchett, Small GodsRate it:
When the life is wavy, keep your mind smooth!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the light has sharply faded And you have lost your way Let another's love guide you It can turn blackest night into day.
– UnknownRate it:
When the light powerfully shines upon us, the darkness cannot dare to touch us!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the long bygone Lee Po wanted to say something, he could do it with only a few words.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
When the man of a naturally good propensity has much wealth it injures his advancement in wisdom; when a worthless man has much wealth it increases his faults.
– ChineseRate it:
When the mind is burdened voluntary silence can spawn release and wellness. It has the power to create spiritness and space for imagination. It can lead to a reviving retreat into a world with new perspectives.
– Erik PevernagieRate it:
When the mind is possessed of reality, it feels tranquil and joyous even without music or song, and it produces a pure fragrance even without incense or tea.
– Hung Tzu-ch'engRate it:
When the mind is silent, beyond weakness or non concentration, then it can enter into a world which is far beyond the mind the highest End.
– Maitri UpanishadsRate it:
When the mind withdraws into itself and dispenses with facts it makes only chaos.
– Edith HamiltonRate it:
When the mouse laughs at the cat there is a hole nearby.
– Nigerian ProverbRate it:
When the mouth stumbles, it is worse than the foot.
– African ProverbRate it:
When the opponent expand, I contract, When he contracts, I expand, And when there is an opportunity, I do not hit--it hits all by itself.
– Bruce LeeRate it:
When the owl sings, the night is silent. (Quand le hibou chante, La nuit est silence)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
When the people find that they can vote themselves money, that will herald the end of the republic. Sell not liberty to purchase power.
– Benjamin FranklinRate it:
When the people of the world all know beauty as beauty, There arises the recognition of ugliness. When they all know the good as good, There arises the recognition of evil.
– Lao TzuRate it:
When the people of the world all know beauty as beauty,
There arises the recognition of ugliness.
When they all know the good as good,
There arises the recognition of evil.

– Lao-tzu, The Way of Lao-tzuRate it:
When the people say 'NO' and probability to win seem extremely 'LOW', that's the right time for one to muster courage to lift himself up to 'GO' and 'SHOW' his real life’s FLOW and GLOW.”
– Anuj SomanyRate it:
When the political columnists say 'Every thinking man' they mean themselves, and when candidates appeal to 'Every intelligent voter' they mean everybody who is going to vote for them.
– Franklin P. AdamsRate it:
When the politicians complain that TV turns the proceedings into a circus, it should be made clear that the circus was already there, and that TV has merely demonstrated that not all the performers are well trained.
– Edward R. MurrowRate it:
When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will finally know peace.
– Jimi HendrixRate it:
When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.
– Jimi HendrixRate it:
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
– Jimi HendrixRate it:
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, then the world will know peace.
– Jimi HendrixRate it:
When the present is full of gloom, the past becomes haven of refuge that provides relief and inspiration.
– Jawahar Lal NeheruRate it:
When the president does it, that means it is not illegal.
– Richard Milhous NixonRate it:
When the product is right, you don't have to be a great marketer.
– Lee IacoccaRate it:
When the prosecutors are calling former chief of the General Staff of Turkey and hundreds of army generals as "terrorists" nobody is not offended but when I call him (current chief of General Staff) corporal he gets offended. (Referring to the detentions of many army generals for the alleged "Sledgehammer" coup plot trial; On the reaction for calling Necdet Özel (chief of GS) as a "only a corporal in our eyes" for his comments about education in Kurdish language.)
– Selahattin DemirtasRate it:
When the reviews are bad, I tell myself that they can join me as I cry all the way to the bank.
– LiberaceRate it:
When the rich think about the poor, they have poor ideas.
– Eva PerónRate it:
When the rich wage war it's the poor who die.
– Jean-Paul SartreRate it:
When the road seems to be endlessly long, increase your speed!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the Sabbath goes, the church goes. When the Church goes, the family goes. When the family goes, the nation goes.
– D. L. MoodyRate it:
When the satisfaction or security of another person becomes as important to one as one's own, then a state of love exists.
– Harry Stack SullivanRate it:
When the scale of sensuality bears down that of reason, the baseness of our nature conducts us to most preposterous conclusions.
– R ChamberlainRate it:
When the shriveled skin of the ordinary is stuffed out with meaning, it satisfies the senses amazingly.
– Virginia WoolfRate it:
When the silence bores you, let the music play; when the music bores you, let the silence play!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the silent majority opens its mouth it is usually to yawn.
– Gerd de LeyRate it:
When the situation is serious, don't be funny; and when the situation is funny, don't be serious!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the situations seem impossible, the best thing you can do is to think the opposite!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the sky is clear, when the sea is calm and the full moon is rising, whatever you are doing, leave it; go to the seaside; sit and watch it! You will then reach the land where there is no thinking; the land of pure wisdom!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the sky is totally covered by the dark clouds, be strong enough to see the bright stars beyond them!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the sleep appears like a ghost, all the reality disappears!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the Special Theory of Relativity began to germinate in me, I was visited by all sorts of nervous conflicts... I used to go away for weeks in a state of confusion.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
When the star dies, its eye closes; tired of watching, it flies back to its first bright dream.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
When the stomach is full, it is easy to talk of fasting.
– Saint JeromeRate it:
When the student is ready. . . the lesson appears.
– Gene OliverRate it:
When the sun comes up, I have morals again.
– Elayne BooslerRate it:
When the sun is setting, leave whatever you are doing and watch it.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the Sun of compassion arises darkness evaporates and the singing birds come from nowhere.
– Amit RayRate it:
When the sun sets beautifully, other beauties rise. Nature is a theatre; when one great player leaves the scene, another great player immediately enters. The play always continues excellently.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the sun sets, candle starts seeing itself like the sun!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the sun sets, life gets darker in the country; when a bad leader sinks, life gets brighter in the country!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the sun shines wondrously in the morning, even the shadows in our mind start running away!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the sun sleeps, the darkness awakens! When the shepherd disappears, the wolf appears on the horizon!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the tea is brought at five o'clock And all the neat curtains are drawn with care, The little black cat with bright green eyes Is suddenly purring there.
– Harold MonroRate it:
When the thick layers of dark clouds occupy the sky, if there is no wind at all to sweep them away, start blowing with courage and belief
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the time came to move forward, don’t even think about to look at back for even a second!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the time comes for friends to part, love will be the bride, from heart to heart.
– UnknownRate it:
when the truth conquers, you shall conquer by the truth.
– truthRate it:
When the truth is concealed, mistakes are repeated in the future and the ghost of the catastrophic doom of the past resurrect; bringing in it wake the now inevitable doom. Only but the truth was concealed.
– Iwitness TruthRate it:
When the water is calm, take as much distance as possible with your boat!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the water is very calm and very beautiful, it won’t take a long time that a thick head will throw a stone in it!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the water reaches the upper level, follow the rats.
– Claude SwansonRate it:
When the waves are crazy, the land is prettier!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the waves are round me breaking,As I pace the deck alone,And my eye in vain is seekingSome green leaf to rest uponWhat would not I give to wanderWhere my old companions dwellAbsence makes the heart grow fonder,Isle of Beauty, fare thee well
– John MiltonRate it:
When the way looks infinitely long, if you are sure that it is the right way, ignore the distance and start walking!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the whole world is telling you to give up, Hope is that tiny little bird who softly whispers in your ears "You'll do it." Hope is that thing with feathers, as Emily Dickinson described her most appropriately, which keeps our world moving forward, upwards and onwards.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When the whole world starts behaving like a big family, protecting and caring each other, the world will become a good place to live!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the will defies fear, when duty throws the gauntlet down to fate, when honor scorns to compromise with death -- that is heroism.
– Robert G. IngersollRate it:
When the wind stops, kite falls but bird flies; because bird did not borrow the wind when rising!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the winter comes, be very happy; because the spring comes only if the winter comes!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the wisdom speaks, be quite and listen! When the stupidity speaks, stand up and leave!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the wisdom speaks, be silent. Do not waste your candle when the sun is there.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When the world goes mad, one must accept madness as sanity since sanity is, in the last analysis, nothing but the madness on which the whole world happens to agree.
– George Bernard ShawRate it:
When there are monsters there are miracles.
– Ogden NashRate it:
When there are no clouds in the sky, under the beautiful sunshine, remember the rain and repair your umbrella!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When there are two conflicting versions of a story, the wise course is to believe the one in which people appear at their worst.
– H. Allen SmithRate it:
When there are two conflicting versions of the story, the wise course is to believe the one in which people appear at their worst.
– H. Allen SmithRate it:
When there is a lack of honor in government, the morals of the whole people are poisoned.
– Herbert Clark HooverRate it:
When there is an income tax, the just man will pay more and the unjust less on the same amount of income.
– PlatoRate it:
When there is an original sound in the world, it makes a hundred echoes.
– John SheddRate it:
When there is no enemy within, the enemies outside cannot hurt you.
– African ProverbRate it:
When there is no peril in the fight there is no glory in the triumph.
– Pierre CorneilleRate it:
When there is no peril in the fight, there is no glory in the triumph.
– A. AlvarezRate it:
When there is noise and crowds, there is trouble; when everything is silent and perfect, there is just perfection and nothing to fill the air.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
When there's no one there to believe in you, the only thing you can do is believe in yourself.
– Unknown AuthorRate it:
When they are alone they want to be with others, and when they are with others they want to be alone. After all, human beings are like that.
– Gertrude SteinRate it:
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer "Present" or "Not Guilty."
– Theodore RooseveltRate it:
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not guilty.'
– Theodore RooseveltRate it:
When they come downstairs from their Ivory Towers, Idealists are very apt to walk straight into the gutter.
– Logan Pearsall SmithRate it:
When they discover the center of the universe, a lot of people will be disappointed to discover they are not it.
– Bernard BaileyRate it:
When they kept you out it was because you were black when they let you in, it is because you are black. That's progress
– Marilyn FrenchRate it:
When they took the 4th Amendment, I was quiet because I didn't deal drugs. When they took the 6th Amendment, I was quiet because I am innocent. When they took the 2nd Amendment, I was quiet because I don't own a gun. Now they have taken the 1st Amendment, and I can only be quiet.
– Lyle MyhurRate it:
When things are at their worst I find something always happens.
– W. Somerset MaughamRate it:
When things are bad, we take comfort in the thought that they could always get worse. And when they are, we find hope in the thought that things are so bad they have to get better.
– Malcolm ForbesRate it:
When things haven't gone well for you, call in a secretary or a staff man and chew him out. You will sleep better and they will appreciate the attention.
– Lyndon B. JohnsonRate it:
When thou art at Rome, do as they do at Rome.
– Miguel de CervantesRate it:
When thou seest an eagle, thou seest a portion of genius lift up thy head
– William BlakeRate it:
When thou utterest not a word thou hast laid thy hand upon it; when thou hast uttered it, it hath laid its hand on thee.
– Sa?diRate it:
When thoughts fails of words, they find imagination waiting at their elbow to teach a new language without words.
– Author UnknownRate it:
When times are good, be happy, but when time are bad consider; God has made the one as well as the other.
– Bible, Ecclesaistes 7:14Rate it:
When trying to teach someone a boundary, they learn less from the enforcement of the boundary and more from the way the boundary was established.
– Bryant McGillRate it:
When two men in business always agree, one of them is unnecessary.
– William Jr. WrigleyRate it:
When two persons are together, two of them must no whisper to each other, without letting the third hear; because it would hurt him.
– Prophet Mohammad, Bukhari & MuslimRate it:
When two quarrel, both are to blame.
– Dutch ProverbRate it:
When unhappy, one doubts everything when happy, one doubts nothing.
– Joseph RouxRate it:
When violence enters the house, law and justice flee through the window.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
When visiting Paris one should throw their itinerary out the window and simply let Paris show you her beauty, her way.
– Robert BonhommeRate it:
When vultures watching your civilization begin dropping dead, it is time to pause and wonder.
– David BrowerRate it:
When we abolish the slavery of half of humanity, together with the whole system of hypocrisy it implies, then the "division" of humanity will reveal its genuine significance and the human couple will find its true form.
– Simone de Beauvoir, The Second Sex (1950)Rate it:
When we abolish the slavery of half of humanity, together with the whole system of hypocrisy it implies, then the 'division' of humanity will reveal its genuine significance and the human couple will find its true form.
– Simone de BeauvoirRate it:
When we are angry or depressed in our creativity, we have misplaced our power. We have allowed someone else to determine our worth, and then we are angry at being undervalued.
– Julia Margaret CameronRate it:
When we are at peace with ourselves the total expression of that true peace includes our outer being; our body.
– Bryant McGillRate it:
When we are born we die, our end is but the pendant of our beginning.
– ManiliusRate it:
When we are born, we cry, that we are come To this great stage of fools.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
When we are born, we cry, that we are come
To this great stage of fools.

– William ShakespeareRate it:
When we are chafed and fretted by small cares, a look at the stars will show us the littleness of our own intersts.
– Mara MitchellRate it:
When we are happy we are always good, but when we are good we are not always happy.
– Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray, chapter 6Rate it:
When we are in love we often doubt that which we most believe.
– La RochefoucauldRate it:
When we are judging everything, we are learning nothing."
– Steve MaraboliRate it:
When we are motivated by goals that have deep meaning, by dreams that need completion, by pure love that needs expressing, then we truly live life.
– Greg AndersonRate it:
When we are planning for posterity, we ought to remember that virtue is not hereditary.
– Thomas PaineRate it:
When we are unable to find tranquility within ourselves, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.
– Francois de La RochefoucauldRate it:
When we are unable to find tranquillity within ourselves, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.
– Francois De La RochefoucauldRate it:
When we are young, friends are, like everything else, a matter of course. In the old days we know what it means to have them.
– Edward Hagerup GriegRate it:
When we ask for advice, we are usually looking for an accomplice.
– Marquis de La GrangeRate it:
When we begin relying on the Internet for all of our news and information we will turn into a nation of zombies.
– Neil PostmanRate it:
When we blame, we give away our power.
– Greg AndersonRate it:
When we blindly adopt a religion, a political system, a literary dogma, we become automatons. We cease to grow.
– Anais NinRate it:
When we build, let us think that we build for ever.
– John RuskinRate it:
When we can build something like the Hubble telescope and fathom images of this vast cosmos of which we are a part, it really gives pause to wonder what and who we are within a larger framework than linear adventures at the shopping mall and taxes.
– Vanna BontaRate it:
When we can say "no" not only to things that are wrong and sinful, but also to things pleasant, profitable, and good which would hinder and clog our grand duties and our chief work, we shall understand more fully what life is worth, and how to make the most of it.
– Charles A. StoddardRate it:
When we cannot bear to be alone, it means we do not properly value the only companion we will have from birth to death -- ourselves.
– Eda LeShanRate it:
When we cannot get what we love, we must love what is within our reach.
– French ProverbRate it:
When we cannot hope to win, it is an advantage to yield.
– QuintilianRate it:
When we conquer without danger our triumph is without glory.
– Pierre CorneilleRate it:
When we create something, we always create it first in a thought form. If we are basically positive in attitude, expecting and envisioning pleasure, satisfaction and happiness, we will attract and create people, situations, and events which conform to our positive expectations.
– Shakti GawainRate it:
When we desire and hope for excellence and take action, we become what we desire.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When we discover that the truth is already in us, we are all at once our original selves.
– DogenRate it:
When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
– Helen KellerRate it:
When we feel that we are beloved, we are happy.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When we get too caught up in the busyness of the world we lose connection with one another- and ourselves.
– Jack KornfieldRate it:
When we got into office, the thing that surprised me the most was that things were as bad as we'd been saying they were.
– John F. KennedyRate it:
When we hate our enemies, we are giving them power over us: power over our sleep, our appetites, our blood pressure, our health, and our happiness. Our enemies would dance with joy if only they knew how they were worrying us, lacerating us, and getting even with us! Our hate is not hurting them at all, but our hate is turning our own days and nights into a hellish turmoil.
– Dale CarnegieRate it:
When we have lost everything, including hope, life becomes a disgrace, and death a duty.
– Francois Marie Arouet VoltaireRate it:
When we hear news we should always wait for the sacrament of confirmation.
– VoltaireRate it:
When we hear the bird sing, it hears only how to love. (Quand on entend l'oiseau chanter, - Lui n'entend que comment aimer.)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
When we help others to live peacefully, our life unknowingly becomes peaceful.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When we hold back on life, life holds us back.
– Mary Manin BoggsRate it:
When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives mean the most to us, we often find that it is those who, instead of giving advice, solutions, or cures, have chosen rather to share our pain and touch our wounds with a warm and tender hand. The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing, not curing, not healing and face with us the reality of our powerlessness, that is a friend who cares.
– Henri NouwenRate it:
When we learn to enjoy success as well as failure, we will be eternally happy and joyful for sure.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When we let our Greed become our Need, we can never be happy indeed!
– RVMRate it:
When we look at the sky, we see two things: The beauty of the space and the future of the humanity!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When we look at the stuff, what we see is an accumulation of stuff. The closer we look, the more parts we discover. Material matter consists of material parts. It comes into view that we are of physical and unseen stuff. It appears that we consist of a whole lot more than what is seen. Maybe our bodies are simply the wrapping we carry around to contain our true package. Often we are attracted to a pretty package that ain't so nice when opened up. There are books and people with appealing covers... Yep-- we are all package deals. KnowyerLoved, CWD
– Carl DeHavenRate it:
When we look from the bottom of a well, sky shines more beautifully than from the surface! Heaven is a Double-Heaven in the Hell!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When we look upon others for happiness we diminish our very existance as individuals.
– PreciousRate it:
When we lose one blessing, another is often, most unexpectedly, given in its place.
– Clive Staples LewisRate it:
When we lose one we love, our bitterest tears are called forth by the memory of hours when we loved not enough.
– Maurice MaeterlinckRate it:
When we lose the right to be different, we lose the privilege to be free.
– Charles Evans HughesRate it:
When we love there is no reason why.
– Vanna BontaRate it:
When we love what we do, then we only do what we love.
– Anuj SomanyRate it:
When we love, we are courageous; and courage has nothing to do with being fearless, it’s about being willing to experience fear, even dread, to do what we must, without guarantee of outcome.
– Vanna BontaRate it:
When we pose as a victim, we quickly filed our patent of victim. (Quand en victime, on se pose, - Son brevet, vite, on dépose.)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
When we really worship anything, we love not only its clearness but its obscurity. We exult in its very invisibility.
– G. K. ChestertonRate it:
When we recall the past, we usually find that it is the simplest things -- not the great occasions -- that in retrospect give off the greatest glow of happiness.
– Bob HopeRate it:
When we remember we are all mad, the mysteries disappear and life stands explained.
– Mark TwainRate it:
When we say science we can either mean any manipulation of the inventive and organizing power of the human intellect: or we can mean such an extremely different thing as the religion of science, the vulgarized derivative from this pure activity manipulated by a sort of priestcraft into a great religious and political weapon.
– Wyndham LewisRate it:
When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
– ConfuciusRate it:
When we see men of worth, we should think of equaling them when we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
– ConfuciusRate it:
When we see men of worth, we should think of equaling them; when we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
– Confucius, The Confucian AnalectsRate it:
When we seek to discover the best in others, we somehow bring out the best in ourselves.
– William Arthur WardRate it:
When we start deceiving ourselves into thinking not that we want something or need something, not that it is a pragmatic necessity for us to have it, but that it is a moral imperative that we have it, then is when we join the fashionable madmen, and then is when the thin whine of hysteria is heard in the land, and then is when we are in bad trouble.
– Joan DidionRate it:
When we suffer anguish we return to early childhood because that is the period in which we first learnt to suffer the experience of total loss. It was more than that. It was the period in which we suffered more total losses than in all the rest of our life put together.
– John BergerRate it:
When we talk about understanding, surely it takes place only when the mind listens completely-- the mind being your heart, your nerves, your ears- when you give your whole attention to it.
– J. KrishnamutriRate it:
When we treat man as he is, we make him worse than he is when we treat him as if he already were what he potentially could be, we make him what he should be.
– Johann von GoetheRate it:
When we treat man as he is, we make him worse than he is; when we treat him as if he already were what he potentially could be, we make him what he should be.
– Johann Wolfgang von GoetheRate it:
When we truly care for ourselves, it becomes possible to care far more profoundly about other people. The more alert and sensitive we are to our own needs, the more loving and generaous we can be toward others.
– Eda LeShanRate it:
When we trust ourselves, ascents become descents, difficulties turn into easinesses, rocks transform into sands and swords into melting candles!..
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When we try to control, we become controlled; when we release, we become free.
– Bryant McGillRate it:
When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the universe.
– John MuirRate it:
When we turn to one another for counsel we reduce the number of our enemies.
– Kahlil GibranRate it:
When we walk to the edge of all the light we have And take the step into the darkness of the unknown We must believe that one of two things wil happen... There will be something solid for us to stand on.. ..... or we will be taught to fly.
– Patrick OvertonRate it:
When we walk to the edge of all the light we have and take the step into the darkness of the unknown, we must believe that one of two things will happen. There will be something solid for us to stand on or we will be taught to fly.
– Frank OutlawRate it:
When we want to talk, we can instead listen, and let our attentiveness to another's need to speak be our silent statement.
– Bryant McGillRate it:
When we were children, we used to think that when we were grown-up we would no longer be vulnerable. But to grow up is to accept vulnerability... To be alive is to be vulnerable.
– Madeleine L'EngleRate it:
When we were told that by freedom we understood free enterprise, we did very little to dispel this monstrous falsehood. Wealth and economic well-being, we have asserted, are the fruits of freedom, while we should have been the first to know that this kind of happiness has been an unmixed blessing only in this country, and it is a minor blessing compared with the truly political freedoms, such as freedom of speech and thought, of assembly and association, even under the best conditions.
– Hannah ArendtRate it:
When we will learn to see there is no you and me but only we, then in this world peace will be.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When we would prepare the mind by a forcible appeal, an opening quotation is a symphony preluding on the chords those tones we are about to harmonize.
– Benjamin DisraeliRate it:
When we would prepare the mind by a forcible appeal, and opening quotation is a symphony precluding on the chords those tones we are about to harmonize.
– Benjamin DisraeliRate it:
When we're unemployed, we're called lazy; when the whites are unemployed it's called a depression.
– Jesse JacksonRate it:
When will the public cease to insult the teacher's calling with empty flattery When will men who would never for a moment encourage their own sons to enter the work of the public schools cease to tell us that education is the greatest and noblest of all human callings
– William C. BagleyRate it:
When within yourself you find the road, the right road will open.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
When women are depressed they either eat or go shopping. Men invade another country.
– Elayne BooslerRate it:
When women go wrong, men go right after them.
– Mae WestRate it:
When women have a voice in national and international affairs, wars will cease forever.
– Augusta Stowe-GullenRate it:
When women kiss, it always reminds me of prizefighters shaking hands.
– H. L. MenckenRate it:
When women love us, they forgive us everything, even our crimes when they do not love us, they give us credit for nothing, not even our virtues.
– Honore' de BalzacRate it:
When words fail, music speaks.
– Hans Christian AndersonRate it:
When words leave off, music begins.
– Thomas CarlyleRate it:
When work is a pleasure, life is a joy When work is a duty, life is slavery.
– Maxim GorkyRate it:
When writing a novel a writer should create living people people not characters. A character is a caricature.
– Ernest HemingwayRate it:
When written in Chinese, the word 'crisis' is composed of two characters - one represents danger, and the other represents opportunity.
– Saul David AlinskyRate it:
When written in Chinese, the word 'crisis' is composed of two characters. One represents danger and the other represents opportunity.
– John Fitzgerald KennedyRate it:
When written in Chinese, the word crisis is composed of two characters -- one represents danger, and the other represents opportunity.
– John F. KennedyRate it:
When you achieve out of aggression and friction your ego gets satisfied and when one accomplishes with love and faith the soul gets fulfilled. So accomplish more in faith and MickeyMize your life!
– Mickey MehtaRate it:
When you admire the light, remember to give the darkness its due as well, because without it, the beauty of the light will disappear!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you appeal to force, there's one thing you must never do - lose.
– Dwight D EisenhowerRate it:
When you are alone, bless the solitude; when you are with someone, bless the togetherness! Think of the seagull: It flies alone happily; it flies with another happily too! Solitude is a food; togetherness is a food; man needs both and he must be happy with both!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you are as great as I am it is hard to be humble.
– Muhammad AliRate it:
When you are assigned to accomplish a task, either do a great job or do not do anything at all.
– Abderrahman HassiRate it:
When you are at Rome live in the Roman style when you are elsewhere live as they live elsewhere.
– Saint AmbroseRate it:
When you are at Rome live in the Roman style; when you are elsewhere live as they live elsewhere.
– Saint Ambrose, TaylorRate it:
When you are away from home and living alone, you know that there is no place like home and nobody like family.
– Ilina DubeyRate it:
When you are beloved and express gratitude like the fragrance of a beautiful flower, you are happy.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you are caught in the heavy rains of anger, open the umbrella of mind, take refuge under the roof of reason!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you are content to be simply yourself and don't compare or compete, everybody will respect you.
– Lao TzuRate it:
When you are courting a nice girl an hour seems like a second. When you sit on a red-hot cinder a second seems like an hour. That's relativity.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
When you are down and out something always turns up-and it is usually the noses of your friends.
– Orson WellesRate it:
When you are eight years old, nothing is any of your business.
– Lenny BruceRate it:
When you are feeling depreciated, angry and drained, it is a sign that other people are not open to your energy.
– Sanaya RomanRate it:
When you are giving, give with love and kindness.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you are giving, your mind grows wings of joy to fly.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you are grateful to the rain, do not forget also the clouds! When appreciating something, be fair enough also to appreciate the sources that created it!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you are happy, you feel the sunshine even inside the fog; when you are unhappy, you feel the fog even in the sunshine.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you are in a state of nonacceptance, it's difficult to learn. A clenched fist cannot receive a gift, and a clenched psyche grasped tightly against the reality of what must not be accepted cannot easily receive a lesson.
– Roger JohnRate it:
When you are in any contest you should work as if there were - to the very last minute - a chance to lose it.
– Dwight D EisenhowerRate it:
When you are in doubt and lost, to find the way, chose love.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you are in doubt what to do, it is wise to do nothing.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
When you are in the valley, keep your goal firmly in view and you will get the renewed energy to continue the climb.
– Denis WaitleyRate it:
When you are non-judgmental, you are happy. Happiness depends on you, on your thoughts, on your attitude, on your ideas and vision, and nothing else.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you are not free, you are not creating; you are being created.
– Bryant McGillRate it:
When you are not physically starving, you have the luxury to realize psychic and emotional starvation.
– Cherrie MoragaRate it:
When you are not practicing, remember, someone somewhere is practicing, and when you meet him he will win.
– Ed MacauleyRate it:
When you are obliged to make a statement that you know will cause displeasure, you must say it with every appearance of sincerity this is the only way to make it palatable.
– Paul De GondiRate it:
When you are obliged to make a statement that you know will cause displeasure, you must say it with every appearance of sincerity; this is the only way to make it palatable.
– Paul De GondiRate it:
When you are on the bright side of life, do not forget the people who are on the dark side and remember that man can easily slip from one side to the other!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you are riding on the road that is paved with golden bricks of good intentions, remember that it may end up where you would never wish to enter - because good intentions often come with unforeseen not-so-good unintended consequences. So you've got to be alert, at all times. Strengthen your good intentions with good actions, and God will always be with you in your journey to your desired destination. Cheerio, my friend.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When you are right you cannot be too radical when you are wrong, you cannot be too conservative.
– Martin Luther King, Jr.Rate it:
When you are right you cannot be too radical; when you are wrong, you cannot be too conservative.
– Martin Luther King Jr.Rate it:
When you are seventeen you aren't really serious.
– Arthur RimbaudRate it:
When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight.
– Kahlil GibranRate it:
When you are unhappy about something, you can always find thousands of other things to be happy!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you are unhappy, is there anything more maddening than to be told that you should be contented with your lot?
– Kathleen NorrisRate it:
When you are very successful, you fly at the very high altitudes and up there you long for to be applauded by the Stars or by the Moon or by the God Himself, not by the people down on earth! In this case, I advice you this: Be humble; only then you will get the applause of the sublimes; only then, of the noble heights!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you are working to succeed, keep it in mind that failure is at the corner of the house.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
When you are writing you're creating beauty for mind.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you are young, you judge people by just a few things, but in order to really find someone who can stick with u for life, you need to find some one really special, who can stick with you even in the darkness. Every successful/un-successful man has a women behind...doesn't matter if it's a positive/negative, but there is always a role..
– Rafay BalochRate it:
When you are younger you get blamed for crimes you never committed and when you're older you begin to get credit for virtues you never possessed. It evens itself out.
– George SantayanaRate it:
When you argue with your inferiors, you convince them of only one thing they are as clever as you.
– Irving LaytonRate it:
When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive - to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love…then make that day count!"
– Steve MaraboliRate it:
When you become angry, you enter a tunnel, leaving the light behind you; when you get calm, you exit the tunnel, finding the light in front of you!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you become detached mentally from yourself and concentrate on helping other people with their difficulties, you will be able to cope with your own more effectively. Somehow, the act of self-giving is a personal power-releasing factor.
– Norman Vincent PealeRate it:
When you begin to appreciate goodness in life, life reciprocates gradually by appreciating you with goodness - because everything returns! Be nice to people - because there is goodness of life in every person.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When you believe in your beauty, only then can everyone see it.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you betray somebody else, you also betray yourself.
– Isaac Bashevis SingerRate it:
When you blame others, you give up your power to change.
– Douglas Noel AdamsRate it:
When you build bridges you can keep crossing them.
– Rick PitinoRate it:
When you can think of yesterday without regret and tomorrow without fear, you are near contentment.
– Author UnknownRate it:
When you can't have what you want, it's time to start wanting what you have.
– Kathleen A. SuttonRate it:
When you can't solve the problem, manage it.
– Robert H. SchullerRate it:
When you cannot get a compliment any other way pay yourself one.
– Mark TwainRate it:
When you cease to dream you cease to live.
– Malcolm Stevenson ForbesRate it:
When you cease to make a contribution you begin to die.
– Roosevelt, EleanorRate it:
When you cease to make a contribution, you begin to die.
– Eleanor RooseveltRate it:
When you change for the better, the people around you will be inspired to change…But only after trying their hardest to make you stop."
– Steve MaraboliRate it:
When you choose the behaviour, you choose the consequences.
– Dr. Phillip McGrawRate it:
When you choose the lesser of two evils, always remember that it is still an evil.
– Max LernerRate it:
When you choose your friends, don't be short-changed by choosing personality over character.
– W. Somerset MaughamRate it:
When you close your doors, and make darkness within, remember never to say that you are alone, for you are not alone nay, God is within, and your genius is within. And what need have they of light to see what you are doing
– EpictetusRate it:
When you close your doors, and make darkness within, remember never to say that you are alone, for you are not alone; nay, God is within, and your genius is within. And what need have they of light to see what you are doing?
– Epictetus, DiscoursesRate it:
When you close your eyes to tragedy, you close your eyes to greatness.
– Stephen VizinczeyRate it:
When you close your mouth, your ears will be bigger!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you come across with a problem in your life, do not always try to solve it; make a long jump like a kangaroo and continue your way! Sometimes problems must be leaped over without touching them!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you come across with the ideas that you don’t like and even hate, do these three things: Be tolerant, be tolerant and be tolerant! Let them speak! Let the stupid and even the fools speak! Protecting freedom of expression under every circumstance is an honour for a man!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you come to a fork in the road, take it.
– Yogi BerraRate it:
When you come to a road block, take a detour.
– Mary Kay AshRate it:
When you come to a roadblock, take a detour.
– Mary Kay AshRate it:
When you come to the end of everything you know And are faced with the darkness of the unknown, Faith is knowing one of two things will happen. Either there will be something solid for you to stand on, Or you will be taught how to fly.
– Barbara J. WinterRate it:
When you compare yourself with others, you degrade yourself & insult your creator
– Vijay Samuel BenjaminRate it:
When you control the ball, you control the score.
– PeleRate it:
When you cross a bridge, try to touch it with your hand! That will be a symbolic gratitude for the good service it gives to us!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you deserve something....... Don't expect it, because Expectation is the root cause of dissapointment
– Siddharth AstirRate it:
When you determined what you want, you have made the most important decision of your life. You have to know what you want in order to attain it.
– Douglas LurtanRate it:
When you differ with a man, show him, by your looks, by your bearing and by everything that you do or say, that you love him.
– Senator Paul DouglasRate it:
When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.
– W. Clement StoneRate it:
When you do different things than others, you will have a different world than others.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you do not know what you are doing and what you are doing is the best -- that is inspiration.
– Robert BressonRate it:
When you do the common things in life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world.
– George Washington CarverRate it:
When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.
– Jalal ud-Din RumiRate it:
When you do your work happily, work will disappear.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you don't have any money, the problem is food. When you have money, it's sex. When you have both, it's health. If everything is simply jake, then you're frightened of death.
– J. P. DonleavyRate it:
When you drink the water, remember the spring.
– Chinese ProverbRate it:
When you encounter difficulties and contradictions, do not try to break them, but bend them with gentleness and time.
– Saint Francis de SalesRate it:
When you encounter seemingly good advice that contradicts other seemingly good advice, ignore them both.
– Al FrankenRate it:
When you engage in work that you love, you are happy.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you expect things to happen -- strangely enough -- they do happen.
– J. P. MorganRate it:
When you face your fear, most of the time you will discover that it was not really such a big threat after all. We all need some form of deeply rooted, powerful motivation -- it empowers us to overcome obstacles so we can live our dreams.
– Les BrownRate it:
When you feel in your gut what you are and then dynamically pursue it - don't back down and don't give up - then you're going to mystify a lot of folks.
– Bob DylanRate it:
When you feel like Giving Up ... TRUST GOD - He will help you roar like a Lion... soar like an eagle... and even sting like a Bee... above all he will help you to be the best that you can BE !!!
– Vijay Samuel BenjaminRate it:
When you feel lonely, think about all the moments you wanted to be left alone...
– Siddharth AstirRate it:
When you feel that life has nothing to offer you, then offer your greatness for the humanity.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you feel that life has nothing to offer you, then offer your greatness for the humanity. You will have nothing to lose but you will win and change the humanity.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you feel your song is orchestrated wrong, Why should you prolong your stay? When the wind and weather blow your dreams sky-high, Sail away, sail away, sail away!
– Noel CowardRate it:
When you finally go back to your old hometown, you find it wasn't the old home you missed but your childhood.
– Sam EwigRate it:
When you first speak with the customer service agent about the glass being half-empty or half-full, she/he will agree with you that the glass is half full/empty, and she/he will do anything in her/his power to fill the glass up at no extra cost to you. However, after a full investigation you will be informed, eight to ten weeks later, that you had mistakenly received a half full/empty glass since you only paid for a quarter. You therefore received a half full/empty glass at the price of a quarter-full/three-quarters empty glass. You should consider yourself very lucky, and that any further complaints might result in your having to return the half full/empty glass at your own cost of shipping and handling, with no guarantee of any refund. You are also asked to fill out an electronic review to provide your thoughts on how your customer service experience was, and how it can be improved further.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When you focus on want, you become an endless cycle of wants. To get, simply release, and then gently invite.
– Bryant McGillRate it:
When you follow your bliss... doors will open where you would not have thought there would be doors and where there wouldn't be a door for anyone else.
– Joseph CampbellRate it:
When you get a thing the way you want it, leave it alone.
– Winston ChurchillRate it:
When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems as though you could not hang on a minute longer, never give up then, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.
– HarrietRate it:
When you get right down to it, one of the most important tasks of a leader is to eliminate his people's excuse for failure.
– Robert TownsendRate it:
When you get the personality, you don't need the nudity.
– Mae WestRate it:
When you get to the end of your rope tie a knot and hang on.
– Winston ChurchillRate it:
When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.
– Franklin D. RooseveltRate it:
When you give each other everything, it becomes an even trade. Each wins all.
– Lois McMaster BujoldRate it:
When you give up drinking, you have to deal with that wonderful personality that started you drinking in the first place.
– Oscar LevantRate it:
When you give yourself, you receive more than you give.
– Antoine De Saint-ExuperyRate it:
When you go in search of honey you must expect to be stung by bees.
– Kenneth KaundaRate it:
When you go into court you are putting your fate into the hands of twelve people who weren't smart enough to get out of jury duty.
– Norm CrosbyRate it:
When you go into the temple you are like the beggar who sits beside the temple, but if you don’t give him something then you are like the dog that sits beside the beggar.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
When you go to buy, use your eyes, not your ears.
– Czech ProverbRate it:
When you go to fetch water and do not return, they do not inquire about the pot.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
When you go upstairs, go up with high spirit; when you go downstairs, go down with high spirit.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you have a child, the world has a hostage.
– Ernest HemingwayRate it:
When you have a dream you've got to grab it and never let go.
– Carol BurnettRate it:
When you have a number of disagreeable duties to perform, always do the most disagreeable first.
– Josiah QuincyRate it:
When you have a Thai Girlfriend, you never lose her ; You just sometimes lose your place in the queue
– Warren OlsonRate it:
When you have an efficient government, you have a dictatorship.
– Harry S TrumanRate it:
When you have completed 95 of your journey you are halfway there.
– Japanese ProverbRate it:
When you have confidence, you can have a lot of fun. And when you have fun, you can do amazing things.
– Joe NamathRate it:
When you have eliminated the impossible, that which remains, however improbable, must be the truth.
– Frederick DouglasRate it:
When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth.
– Sherlock HolmesRate it:
When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth. It is stupidity rather than courage to refuse to recognize danger when it is close upon you.
– Conan DoyleRate it:
When you have faults, do not fear to abandon them.
– ConfuciusRate it:
When you have free time you think more about nothing and you feel very bad.
– Narek AdontsRate it:
When you have given nothing, ask for nothing.
– Albanian ProverbRate it:
When you have got an elephant by the hind leg, and he is trying to run away, it's best to let him run.
– Abraham LincolnRate it:
When you have inner peace and inner happiness, you will see the world as a peaceful place.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you have loved as she has loved, you grow old beautifully.
– W. Somerset MaughamRate it:
When you have no basis of argument, abuse the plaintiff.
– CiceroRate it:
When you have nothing to say, say nothing.
– Charles Caleb ColtonRate it:
When you have once seen the glow of happiness on the face of a beloved person, you know that a man can have no vocation but to awaken that light on the faces surrounding him. In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
– Albert CamusRate it:
When you have only two pennies left in the world, buy a loaf of bread with one, and a lily with the other.
– Chinese ProverbRate it:
When you have reached a point at which you cannot see more, You must remember that there may be a point beyond this at which you can see everything.
– Mehmet KaragozRate it:
When you have read the Bible, you will know it is the word of God, because you will have found it the key to your own heart, your own happiness, and your own duty.
– Woodrow WilsonRate it:
When you have seen as much of life as I have, you will not underestimate the power of obsessive love.
– J. K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, 2005Rate it:
When you have shot and killed a man you have in some measure clarified your attitude toward him. You have given a definite answer to a definite problem. For better or worse you have acted decisively. In a way, the next move is up to him.
– R. A. LaffertyRate it:
When you have solved all the mysteries of life you long for death, for it is but another mystery of life.
– Kahlil GibranRate it:
When you have to kill a man, it costs nothing to be polite.
– Sir Winston Churchill, (1874-1965)Rate it:
When you have told anyone you have left him a legacy the only decent thing to do is to die at once.
– Samuel ButlerRate it:
When you have too much month for you paycheck, then what you need to do is realize that there is abundance all around you and focus on the abundance and not your lack and as night follows day abundance will come to you.
– Sidney MadwedRate it:
When you have true love in your heart, you will never be depressed or fall apart.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you hear a kind word spoken about a friend, tell him so.
– H. Jackson Brown Jr.Rate it:
When you hear a word, think about it, no matter how dull it sounds! Because on the second thought, it may sound very clever!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you hear voices from your past, do not close your ears, listen to them, but don't stop, keep walking to the future.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you helped somebody, right away you were responsible for that person. And things always followed for which you were never prepared.
– Martha BrooksRate it:
When you hire people that are smarter than you are, you prove you are smarter than they are.
– R. H. GrantRate it:
When you hug someone, never be the first to let go.
– UnknownRate it:
When you increase the number of gardens, you increase the number of heavens too!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you jump for joy, beware that no one moves the ground from beneath your feet.
– Stanislaw LecRate it:
When you jump onto the emptiness of the loneliness, the best parachute to land you safely will be the books!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you know a thing, to hold that you know it and when you do not know a thing, to allow that you do not know it - this is knowledge.
– ConfuciusRate it:
When you know a thing, to hold that you know it; and when you do not know a thing, to allow that you do not know it - this is knowledge.
– Confucius, The Confucian AnalectsRate it:
When you know more, you have a responsibility to become more!
– Brandon A. TreanRate it:
When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.
– Jim RohnRate it:
When you laugh, be sure to laugh at what people do and not at what people are.
– Author UnknownRate it:
When you learn how to die, you learn how to live.
– Morrie Schwartz, "Tuesdays with Morrie"Rate it:
When you learn to enjoy every little event and you learn to see beauty in every little thing, you will reach the door of eternal happiness.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you learn, teach. When you get, give.
– Maya AngelouRate it:
When you leave New York, you are astonished at how clean the rest of the world is. Clean is not enough.
– Fran LebowitzRate it:
When you leave the desires behind, you will find the graveyards ahead!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you let it go with love, but without expectations, it is forever yours.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you live in Texas, every single time you see snow it's magical.
– Pamela Ribon, Why Girls Are Weird, 2003Rate it:
When you live in Texas, every single time you see snow its magical.
– Pamela RibonRate it:
When you live like this, life in the fast lane, you have to learn that there are no lights and no street signs so you have to learn when and where your destination is.
– Alishia MayRate it:
When you live on a round planet, there's no choosing sides.
– Wayne W DyerRate it:
When you long for the port, it is time to leave the journey; when you long for the journey, it is time to leave the port!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you look at a beautiful view from a window, the beautiful view also looks at you from the same window! But the window looks at both you and the view! Wise man is the window itself; he looks at everywhere!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you look at me, when you think of me, I am in paradise.
– William Makepeace ThackerayRate it:
When you look at the sky, you must know that you look at the cosmic factory which enabled you to exist as a live being!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you look at yourself from a universal standpoint, something inside always reminds or informs you that there are bigger and better things to worry about.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
When you look in the mirror, do you look at yourself or for yourself?
– Dominic RiccitelloRate it:
When you look up at the sky, you have a feeling of unity, which delights you and makes you giddy.
– Ferdinand HodlerRate it:
When you lose someone, regardless if the loss is human or animal, it is like a part of you has been taken, and, that is just one of the reasons it hurts so much.
– T.R. ThrestonRate it:
When you lose, you ponder, so it makes you wiser.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you love someone all your saved-up wishes start coming out.
– Elizabeth BowenRate it:
WHEN YOU LOVE SOMEONE YOUR ARE NEVER EVER GIVE UP HIM
– MA. RIZZA B. BIDESRate it:
WHEN YOU LOVE SOMEONE YOUR ARE NEVER EVER GIVE UP HIM
– MA. RIZZA B. BIDESRate it:
When you love you give meaning to this world.
– Sorin CerinRate it:
When you love your work then it isn't work, it's your love affair.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you love yourself, you love your spirit, so everyone can feel it because everyone is a spiritual being.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you make a mistake or get ridiculed or rejected, look at mistakes as learning experiences, and ridicule as ignorance. . . . Look at rejection as part of one performance, not as a turn down of the performer.
– Denis WatleyRate it:
When you make a mistake, don't look back at it long. Take the reason of the thing into your mind and then look forward. Mistakes are lessons of wisdom. The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.
– Hugh WhiteRate it:
When you make a mistake, don't look back at it long. Take the reason of the thing into your mind, and then look forward. Mistakes are lessons of wisdom. The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.
– Phyllis BottomeRate it:
When you make a world tolerable for yourself, you make a world tolerable for others.
– Anais NinRate it:
When you make something fetish, ashes and dusts will laugh at you, because they know even the most valuable fetishes will turn into dusts and ashes!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you make something fetish, ashes will laugh at you, because they know even the most valuable fetishes will turn into ashes!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you make the finding yourself - even if you're the last person on Earth to see the light - you'll never forget it.
– Carl SaganRate it:
When you meet the president, you ask yourself, How did it ever occur to anybody that he should be governor much less president
– Henry KissingerRate it:
When you meet your antagonist, do everything in a mild and agreeable manner. Let your courage be as keen, but at the same time as polished, as your sword.
– Richard Brinsley SheridanRate it:
When you plant lettuce, if it does not grow well, you don't blame the lettuce. You look for reasons it is not doing well. It may need fertilizer, or more water, or less sun. You never blame the lettuce. Yet if we have problems with our friends or our family, we blame the other person. But if we know how to take care of them, they will grow well, like the lettuce. Blaming has no positive effect at all, nor does trying to persuade using reason and argument. That is my experience. If you understand, and you show that you understand, you can love, and the situation will change.
– Thich Nhat HanhRate it:
When you plant the seeds of love, happiness will grow in your garden.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you play a character, you put parts of you in it. But I am a very different person off-screen. I am not so boisterous and not so tomboyish, in fact my friends bully me and I am like a damsel in distress. When you do a TV show, you become the character as you end up spending 14-15 hours on the sets.
– Priya WalRate it:
When you play, play hard when you work, don't play at all.
– Theodore RooseveltRate it:
When you point to the moon, what do you see in front of your finger; Your task is to feel, not to think, when you can understand that the lesson will be learned.
– Bruce Lee, During a television interviewRate it:
When you point your finger at someone, three fingers are pointing back at you.
– AnonymousRate it:
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him. You lift the relationship thereby to a higher level. The best in the other person begins to flow out toward you as your best flows toward him. In the meeting of the best in each a higher unity of understanding is established.
– Norman Vincent PealeRate it:
When you publish a book, it's the world's book. The world edits it.
– Philip RothRate it:
When you purchase a book, you do not pay for the ideas; you only pay for the paper and the ink.
– Abderrahman HassiRate it:
When you reach for the stars you may not quite get one, but you won't come up with a handful of mud either.
– Leo BurnettRate it:
When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang on.
– Thomas JeffersonRate it:
When you reached the summit, you will see that you are still tiny!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you read a classic you do not see in the book more than you did before. You see more in you than there was before.
– Clifton Paul FadimanRate it:
When you read about a car crash in which two or three youngsters are killed, do you pause to dwell on the amount of love and treasure and patience parents poured into bodies no longer suitable for open caskets
– JimRate it:
When you read history it is quite astonishing to discover that there never was a day when men thought times were really good. Every generation in history has been haunted by the feeling of crisis.
– Harold WalkerRate it:
When you realize that the door leading to your Dreams is locked, don't ever give up. Try to open that door with any and all keys that you may have in your toolbox. If first few keys don't work, you mustn't lose your hope - because it's often the last key that unlocks the door, and enables you to reach your Dreamworld. That's why it's smart to have lots of keys in your toolbox, keep on trying, never lose Hope, and last but not the least, never part with your Dreams.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When you really trust someone, you have to be okay with not understanding some things.
– Real Live PreacherRate it:
When you relinquish the desire to control your future, you can have more happiness.
– Nicole Kidman, in The ScotsmanRate it:
When you reliquish the desire to control your future, you can have more happiness.
– Nicole KidmanRate it:
When you reread a classic, you do not see more in the book than you did before; you see more in you than there was before.
– Clifton FadimanRate it:
When you rise quickly like a swallow, you must keep in mind that you may also fall fast like a stone!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you run into someone who is disagreeable to others, you may be sure he is uncomfortable with himself; the amount of pain we inflict upon others is directly proportional to the amount we feel within us.
– Sydney J. HarrisRate it:
When you say nasty things about people, you should never say the true ones, because you can't really fully and honestly take those back, you know?
– John GreenRate it:
When you say something, say it not for a specific day, not for a specific era, not for a specific country, but say it for all the days, for all the eras and for all the countries. Speak universal, and thus you don’t have to speak thousands times; you speak once and you will be heard even ten thousand years later!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you say Yes, say it quickly. But always take a half hour to say No, so you can understand the other fellow's side.
– Francis Joseph SpellmanRate it:
When you say you are in love with humanity, you are well satisfied with yourself.
– Luigi PirandelloRate it:
When you search for happiness, it flies away. When you serve others, you will find the way. When you share blessings and express kindness, you will find the source of enduring happiness.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you see a good man, try to emulate his example, and when you see a bad man, search yourself for his faults.
– ConfuciousRate it:
When you see a man elated with pride, glorying in his riches and high descent, rising even above fortune, look out for his speedy punishment; for he is only raised the higher that he may fall with a heavier crash.
– MenanderRate it:
When you see a person who has been given more than you in money and beauty, look to those, who have been given less.
– Prophet MohammedRate it:
When you see a snake, never mind where he came from.
– W. G. BenhamRate it:
When you see a thing clearly in your mind, your creative success mechanism within you takes over and does the job much better than you could do it by conscious effort or willpower.
– Maxwell MaltzRate it:
When you see the divinity in others, you are Divine. When you see ego in others, you are egoistic.
– Amit RayRate it:
When you see the flower of happiness on your way, don't take it immediately; sit and watch it and realise how rare it is!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you see the sadness in life, be compassionate. When you see the darkness, become the light and be passionate.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you see the sadness, failure, and darkness, find the opportunity to turn on the light of success.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you see what some women marry, you realize how they must hate to work for a living.
– Helen RowlandRate it:
When you see your fellow religious man, don’t call him brother; but when you see a man of honour, a man of goodness, a man of peace, a man of ethics, now you can call him as your brother!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you see yourself in proportion -- as you're bound to do when you get some sense -- then you see how much greater what is real is than anything you can put down.
– Eudora WeltyRate it:
When you seeks man's approval, you serve man. And when you seek God's approval, you Serve God
– Vijay Samuel BenjaminRate it:
When you serve the humanity and contribute to the society without expectation, you are happy.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you serve the humanity with compassion and kindness, you express your spontaneous love and inner greatness.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you sing to people, you are an entertainer... but when you sing to God, you are a Worshiper !
– Vijay Samuel BenjaminRate it:
When you sling mud, you lose ground.
– Adlai E. Stevenson Jr.Rate it:
When you solve a problem, you ought to thank God and go on to the next one.
– David Dean RuskRate it:
When you speak the truth and nothing but the truth at all times, you don't need to play the games and weave the web of lies any time. And that's the greatest advantage of Honesty and truthfulness. Make a great day!
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When you speak universally, it means that you speak from the Moon, you speak from the Sun, from the stars; you speak by being in every corner of the universe!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you speak with a Desi Person about the glass being half-empty or half-full, she/he will immediately inform you that the glass belongs to her/his Desi family, and they've owned it for generations, so it's none of your business to stare at their glass. She/he will advice you to bring your own glass (BYOG).
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When you speak with a Dutch Person about the glass being half-empty or half-full, she/he will immediately suggest that she/he will "go dutch" with you, i.e., both will pay equally and share the glass with its conent equally; provided she/he gets the bottom half.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When you speak with a Management Consultant about the glass being half-empty or half-full, she/he will tell you that she/he will examine the question, and prepare a winning strategy with detailed plans, milestones, and Gantt Charts etc, at the daily discounted rate of thousands of dollars that you'll have to pay in advance.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When you speak with a Physicist about the glass being half-empty or half-full, she/he will immediately tell you: "It's neither half-full not half-empty. it's half filled with liquid and half filled with air, making it totally full."
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When you speak with a Psychiatrist about the glass being half-full or half-empty, she/he will tell you: "Really? Do you really think that half-empty/half-full glass is really that important? I mean... really? Think about it. In fact let's not think about half-empty half-full glass at all. Let's set that issue aside for a few moments and talk about what's really bothering you." Just a word of caution: Be prepared to talk about your childhood and your relationship with your parents.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When you speak with a Religious Philosopher about the glass being half-empty or half-full, she/he will immediately inform you that the glass is (or was) already broken and that you're clueless about it.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When you speak with a Scientist about the glass being half-full and half-empty, she/he says that it's a SWAG (Scientific Wild Assumption Guess) based on only visual observation but not substantiated by any experimental data; and therefore it must be inaccurate. She/he will suggest that you do the following: (a) mark the glass at the bottom of the meniscus of the content, (b) pour the content into a bigger glass, (c) fill the empty glass with fresh content up to the mark, (d) add the original content back in, (e) note whether or not the combined content overflows the lip of the glass, (f) conclude that either the glass was more than half full if it overflows, or it was more than half-empty if it doesn't reach the top, (g) conclude that it was either half-full or half-empty only if it neither overflows nor fails to reach the top. Just a word of caution: Don't be surprised if the scientist, doesn't matter she or he, after all that "scientific discussion" asks you: "Now, what was your question again?
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When you speak with a Scientist about the glass being half-full and half-empty, she/he says that it's a SWAG (Scientific Wild Assumption Guess) based on only visual observation but not substantiated by any experimental data; and therefore it must be inaccurate. She/he will suggests that you (a) mark the glass at the bottom of the meniscus of the content, (b) pour the content into a bigger glass, (c) fill the empty glass with fresh content up to the mark, (d) add the original content back in, (e) note whether or not the combined content overflows the lip of the glass, (f) conclude that either the glass was more than half full if it overflows, or it was more than half-empty if it doesn't reach the top, (g) conclude that it was either half-full or half-empty only if it neither overflows nor fails to reach the top. Just a word of caution: Don't be surprised if the scientist, doesn't matter she or he, after all that "discussion" asks you "Now, what was your question again?
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When you speak with a Scottish person about the glass being half-empty or half-full, she/he will immediately tell you: "I'll have a pint, and it's your round.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When you speak with an Opportunist about the glass being half-empty or half-full, she/he will immediately drink it before you finish your first sentence.....and there will be no issue of the glass being half-full or half-empty.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When you speak with IT Professional about the glass being half-full or half-empty, she/he will tell you the good news that the glass capacity will increase by 100% next year and the cost of that "half-full or half-empty glass" will be reduced by 50% - as predicted by "Philmore Glass Law"' written by Dr. Philmore Glass, 100 years ago, about filling more in the glass year after year. Just a word of caution: She/he may not give you the heads-up that it will cost you 50% more next year, and year after year - to get your question answered by her/him, or to get tech support from call centers located in foreign countries.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When you start to doubt yourself, the real world will eat you alive.
– Henry Rollins, From his song "Shine"Rate it:
When you stop just existing and you start truly living, each moment of the day comes alive with wonder and synchronicity."
– Steve MaraboliRate it:
When you strike at a king, you must kill him.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
When you surrender and release the illusion of control, you begin to free-fall toward your destiny of a grand reunion with your original-self; a self uncorrupted by the world’s false lessons of fear and control.
– Bryant McGillRate it:
When you take a man as he is, you make him worse. When you take a man as he can be, you make him better.
– Johann Wolfgang von GoetheRate it:
When you take an action to improve humanity, you are happy.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you take an action with love, there is always happiness.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you take charge of your life, there is no longer need to ask permission of other people or society at large. When you ask permission, you give someone veto power over your life.
– Geoffrey F. AlbertRate it:
When you take stuff from one writer it's plagiarism but when you take it from many writers, it's research.
– Wilson MiznerRate it:
When you take the "Christ" out of "Christmas" it just reads "Mas" which is Spanish for "more." Seems Americans want mas, mas, mas. When is more ever enough without Christ? More Christ!
– Kilburn HallRate it:
When you talk, you repeat what you already know when you listen, you often learn something.
– Jared SparksRate it:
When you tell the truth, people listen.
– Jose Raul Bernardo, Silent Wing (Simon & Schuster, 1998)Rate it:
When you think of the long and gloomy history of man, you will find more hideous crimes have been committed in the name of obedience than have ever been committed in the name of rebellion.
– C. P. SnowRate it:
When you think of the natural, instinctive icons, like friends, love, and money, you realize how fast they can come and go. Pride and dignity, however are the only icons you can manage to poccess forever. Always keep your head up no matter what..
– The wise Pharoah MoeRate it:
When you think that the road has ended, you must know that it is your ability to go beyond has ended, not the road!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you travel, remember that a foreign country is not designed to make you comfortable. It is designed to make its own people comfortable.
– Clifton FadimanRate it:
When you understand one thing through and through, you understand everything.
– Shunryu SuzukiRate it:
When you understand what you see, you will no longer be children. You will know that life is pain, that each of us hangs always upon the cross of himself. And when you know that this is true of every man, woman and child on earth, you will be wiser.
– Whittaker ChambersRate it:
When you walk alone, when everybody is against you, if you are sure with your ideas, walk strongly and proudly as if there is an army of angels by your side!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you walk in a beautiful road, you must know that you are walking on a miracle: The miracle of evolution!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you walk inside the nature, nature also walks inside you!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you walk, try to think nothing! You can then obtain the silence of a streetlight or a bridge; stop thinking; after that, you become all you see!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you want something desperately, you smother the chance for it to come to you. Relax; focus on life as it is in the here and now, then all will come to you before you know it!
– The Omani shedRate it:
When you want something, it's not that easy. You have to know what you want and keep going for it.
– Taylor HansonRate it:
When you want something, you have to be willing to pay your dues.
– Les BrownRate it:
When you want to believe in something, you also have to believe in everything that's necessary for believing in it.
– Ugo BettiRate it:
When you want to do something, feel it, love it, then let it go, it will come back to you.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you want to say something very important, tell it with a short sentence! There is no time for long stories!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When you want to test the depths of a stream, don't use both feet.
– Chinese ProverbRate it:
When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.
– Cherokee ProverbRate it:
When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life in such a manner that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.
– Traditional Indian SayingRate it:
When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.
– Old Indian sayingRate it:
When you were quite a little boy, somebody ought to have said ``hush' just once.
– Mrs Patrick Campbell, to George Bernard ShawRate it:
When you whisper, I sink, and when you kiss me, I fly. I let you pull me in any direction you choose. My very body was brought down to your will, and I continue to this day and will continue to the end of my life. Why? Because I love you. I love everything you do to me, not pysically but emotionally.
– Damion CoreRate it:
When you will be sailing happily in the blue ocean, thinking that life is all fun. Precisely at that moment still, you will be attracted by Siren's lethal skill. Never forget that Siren is the creature of the Fey, who will ruthlessly steal your heart away. Don't ever dare to look into her beautiful eyes, you will be left alone with your sad sighs and pitiful cries. In the journey of life, Siren's call comes with a price to pay, for the poor sailor who loses his life to that beautiful creature of the Fey.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When you win, say nothing. When you lose, say less.
– Paul BrownRate it:
When you wish to instruct, be brief that men's minds take in quickly what you say, learn its lesson, and retain it faithfully. Every word that is unnecessary only pours over the side of a brimming mind.
– Marcus Tullius CiceroRate it:
When you work in the margins, you eventually have your competition surrounded.
– Robert Earl DohseRate it:
When you work you fulfil a part of earth's furthest dream, assigned to you when that dream was born. And in keeping yourself with labour you are in truth loving life, And to love life through labour is to be intimate with life's inmost secret.
– Kahlil GibranRate it:
When you write and when you read, you are living in a different world.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you write down your life, every page should contain something no one has ever heard about.
– Elias CanettiRate it:
When you're 50 you start thinking about things you haven't thought about before. I used to think getting old was about vanity-but actually it's about losing people you love. Getting wrinkles is trivial.
– Joyce Carol OatesRate it:
When you're a lawyer, you expect your client to lie to you, but not when he is the president.
– Dick HouserRate it:
When you're a winner you're always happy, but if you're happy as a loser you'll always be a loser
– Mark FidrychRate it:
When you're an Optimist, it's never too late for you to become what you could've been. No matter who you're or which stage of life you're at, it's never too late to become a better version of yourself, anytime and anywhere! Always think positively, and you'll make it happen. Cheers!
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When you're at the moment, be at the moment.
– Hakan BilgehanRate it:
When you're away, I'm restless, lonely, wretched, bored, dejected only here's the rub, my darling dear, I feel the same when you're near.
– Samuel HoffensteinRate it:
When you're empty, go with empty.
– Leslie MiklosyRate it:
When you're feeling your worst, that's when you get to know yourself the best.
– Leslie GrossmanRate it:
When you're going through hell, keep going.
– Winston ChurchillRate it:
When you're happy only then you can spread the seeds of happiness around.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you're looking for something, you will find it.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you're looking for success, never forget to live in happiness.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you're not used to comfort and good things to eat, you're intoxicated by them in no time. Truth's only too pleased to leave you. Very little is ever needed for Truth to let go of you. And after all, you're not really very keen to keep hold of it.
– Louis-Ferdinand CélineRate it:
When you're ready to make the change and you don't feel that you have the strength, know that you are connected with the same strength that moves the world; you just have to stop turning your back on it and connect with it."
– Steve MaraboliRate it:
When you're surrounded by deepest darkness, it's hard to even think about a ray of Sunshine. Likewise it's difficult to think of justice, when you see the triumph of evil and deceit, and the defeat of truth and honesty all around us. Nonetheless, just as the first ray of Sun penetrates the dark and illuminates our world, the justice of Supreme Power prevails to uproot and smash the evil. The promise is that you will always get double of what was taken away from you; see e.g. the following lines from Holy Book: "Because you got a double dose of trouble and more than your share of contempt, your inheritance in the land will be doubled and your joy go on forever." The justice from Supreme Power shall thus prevail - always! Never lose the Hope and keep your Faith strong!
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
When you're the victim of the behavior, it's black and white when you're the perpetrator, there are a million shades of gray.
– Dr. Laura SchlessingerRate it:
When you're there for others, you're ahead of everyone.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When you're through changing, you're through.
– Bruce BartonRate it:
When you're wounded and left on Afghanistan's plains, and the women come out to cut up what remains, jest roll to your rifle and blow out your brains and go to your gawd like a soldier.
– Rudyard KiplingRate it:
When you're young, the silliest notions seem the greatest achievements.
– Pearl BaileyRate it:
When your are playing for the national championship, it's not a matter of life or death. It's more important than that.
– Duffy DaughertyRate it:
When your bow is broken and your last arrow spent, then shoot, shoot with your whole heart.
– Roger ZelaznyRate it:
When your deeply in love, you will sail the ship till it sinks....
– EmprezzRate it:
When your dream dies, create another dream; don’t waste your time to resurrect the dead one! Remember that you are mortal and don’t stuck on one dream! Give other dreams a chance! Be just! Remember, you are mortal and your time is very short!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When your dreams tire, they go underground and out of kindness that's where they stay.
– Margaret FullerRate it:
When your enemy falls to the ground, help him to get up! Never let a man in that condition stay on the ground! To help the weak, be it enemy, be it rival, is an honour for you!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When your intent and your actions are aligned, you are speaking directly to God."
– Steve MaraboliRate it:
When your mind is besieged by some inauspicious thoughts, you can bring the sunshine into your life by staying calm!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When your mind is in pain your heart is burdened with the dark necessities of life.
– UnknownRate it:
When your mind stops working, don’t forget to turn off the sound.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
When your perception changes, today's sadness could be tomorrow’s happiness.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When your target is too far away from you, continue walking singing the song you like.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When your work speaks for itself, dont interrupt.
– Henry J. KaiserRate it:
When your world seems like too much to handle, Just take a deep breath and laugh. It clears the mind and frees your spirit.
– UnknownRate it:
When you’re young, you look at television and think, There’s a conspiracy. The networks have conspired to dumb us down. But when you get a little older, you realize that’s not true. The networks are in business to give people exactly what they want. That’s a far more depressing thought. Conspiracy is optimistic! You can shoot the bastards!
– Steve JobsRate it:
Whenever A annoys or injures B on the pretense of saving or improving X, A is a scoundrel.
– Henry Louis MenckenRate it:
Whenever a child lies you will find a severe parent. A lie would have no sense unless the truth were felt to be dangerous.
– Alfred AdlerRate it:
Whenever a friend succeeds a little something in me dies.
– Gore VidalRate it:
Whenever a human being, through the commission of a crime, has become exiled from good, he needs to be reintegrated with it through suffering. The suffering should be inflicted with the aim of bringing the soul to recognize freely some day that its infliction was just.
– Simone WeilRate it:
Whenever a man does a thoroughly stupid thing, it is always from the noblest motives.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
Whenever a separation is made between liberty and justice, neither, in my opinion, is safe.
– Edmund BurkeRate it:
Whenever an injustice is done, any non-action and neutrality is not appropriate - it's an indirect bullying, I.e. joining the hands of your aggressors, and being an accomplice. Such passive bullies are far worst than those active ones who take an enjoyment in kicking you when you're down. Whether neutral or active, bullies are mean deceitful heartless cowards, who always work in groups to pick on nice and innocent people like you. If you confront these bullies individually, they will shiver and shrink. Be brave, and don't ever give in to bullying.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it: