Found 4,543 quotes starting with A:

Skip to:AAAABAC - AEAF - AHAI - AKAL - ANAO - AQAR - ATAU - AWAX - AZ

An action will not be right unless the will be right for from thence is the action derived. Again, the will will not be right unless the disposition of the mind be right for from thence comes the will.
– Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Rate it:
An actor is a sculptor who carves in snow.
– Edwin Booth
Rate it:
An actor is at most a poet and at least an entertainer.
– Marlon Brando
Rate it:
An actor who knows his business ought to be able to make the London telephone directory sound enthralling.
– Donald Sinden
Rate it:
An actor's a guy who, if you ain't talking about him ain't listening.
– Marlon Brando
Rate it:
An actress is not a machine, but they treat you like a machine. A money machine.
– Marilyn Monroe
Rate it:
An adventure differs from a mere feat in that it is tied to the externally unattainable. Only one end of the rope is in the hand, the other is not visible, and neither prayers, nor daring, nor reason can shake it free.
– William Bolitho
Rate it:
An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is an adventure wrongly considered.
– G. K. Chesterton
Rate it:
An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered.
– G. K. Chesterton
Rate it:
An affirmation is a strong, positive statement that somthing is already so.
– Shakti Gawain
Rate it:
An age is called Dark, not because the light fails to shine, but because people refuse to see it.
– James Albert Michener
Rate it:
An aged man is but a paltry thing, a tattered coat upon a stick.
– William Butler Yeats
Rate it:
An alarm clock is a device to wake a man up who has no plans or intentions for the future that could make him wake up himself.
– Vikrant Parsai
Rate it:
An alarm clock is a proof that man has to get up and work hard.
– Vikrant Parsai
Rate it:
An alcoholic is someone you don't like who drinks as much as you do.
– Dylan Thomas
Rate it:
An alliance with a powerful person is never safe.
– Phaedrus
Rate it:
An ambassador is a man of virtue sent to lie abroad for his country; a news-writer is a man without virtue who lies at home for himself.
– Sir Henry Wotton, "Reliquae Wottonianae"
Rate it:
An ambassador is an honest man sent abroad to lie for his country.
– Sir Henry Wotton
Rate it:
An American cannot converse, but he can discuss, and his talk falls into a dissertation. He speaks to you as if he was addressing a meeting; and if he should chance to become warm in the discussion, he will say Gentlemen to the person with whom he is conversing.
– Alexis de Tocqueville
Rate it:
An American is a man with two arms and four wheels.
– A Chinese Child
Rate it:
An American Monkey after getting drunk on Brandy would never touch it again, and thus is much wiser than most men.
– Charles Darwin
Rate it:
An American tragedy in which we all have played a part. (On Watergate, announcing pardon of former President Richard M Nixon)
– Gerald R. Ford
Rate it:
An American will tinker with anything he can put his hands on. But how rarely can he be persuaded to tinker with an abstract idea.
– Leland Stowe
Rate it:
An angry father is most cruel toward himself.
– Publilius Syrus
Rate it:
An angry man is again angry with himself when he returns to reason.
– Publilius Syrus
Rate it:

Discuss these letter quotes with the community:

Quote of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE inspiring quote delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


We need you!

Help build the largest human-edited quotes collection on the web!


The Web's Largest Resource for

Famous Quotes & Sayings


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network