Found 4,635 quotes starting with A:

As I sit I see a dove And think of our deep, dear true love Think not about our future lives Except perhaps our growing size Keep all your thoughts alive, aglow, All will be well, no fear, I know
– UnknownRate it:
As I was going up the stairI met a man who wasn't thereHe wasn't there again todayI wish, I wish he'd stay away.
– Hughes MearnsRate it:
As I was leaving this morning, I said to myself 'the last thing you must do is forget your speech.' And sure enough, as I left the house this morning, the last thing I did was to forget my speech.
– Rowan AtkinsonRate it:
As I was walking among the fires of Hell,
delighted with the enjoyments of Genius;
which to Angels look like torment and insanity.
I collected some of their Proverbs.

– William Blake, "The Marriage of Heaven and Hell", 1790Rate it:
As I was walking among the fires of Hell, delighted with the enjoyments of Genius which to Angels look like torment and insanity. I collected some of their Proverbs.
– William BlakeRate it:
As I would not be a slave, so I would not be a master. This expresses my idea of democracy.
– Abraham LincolnRate it:
As if one could know the good a person is capable of, when one doesn't know the bad he might do.
– Elias CanettiRate it:
As if the night has been created for the writers and as if the silence of it is the very inspiration itself!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
As if there were safety in stupidity alone.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
As if you could kill time without injuring eternity.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
As if you could TELL time without injuring eternity.
– Matthew RyanRate it:
As ill-luck would have it.
– Miguel de CervantesRate it:
As in political so in literary action a man wins friends for himself mostly by the passion of his prejudices and the consistent narrowness of his outlook.
– Joseph ConradRate it:
As in private life one differentiates between what a man thinks and says of himself and what he really is and does, so in historical struggles one must still more distinguish the language and the imaginary aspirations of parties from their real organism and their real interests, their conception of themselves from their reality.
– Karl MarxRate it:
As individuals and as a nation, we now suffer from social narcissism. The beloved Echo of our ancestors, the virgin America, has been abandoned. We have fallen in love with our own image, with images of our making, which turn out to be images of ourselves.
– Daniel J. BoorstinRate it:
As iron sharpens iron, so a man sharpens the countance of his friend.
– Book of ProverbsRate it:
As is a tale, so is life not how long it is, but how good it is, is what matters.
– Lucius Annaeus SenecaRate it:
As is our confidence, so is our capacity.
– William HazlittRate it:
As it is an ancient truth that freedom cannot be legislated into existence, so it is no less obvious that freedom cannot be censored into existence.
– Dwight D EisenhowerRate it:
As it is more blessed to give than receive, so it must be more blessed to receive than to give back.
– Robert FrostRate it:
As it must not, so genius cannot be lawless; for it is even that constitutes its genius-- the power of acting creatively under laws of its own origination.
– Samuel Taylor ColeridgeRate it:
As it was 189 years ago, so today the cause of America is a revolutionary cause. And I am proud this morning to salute you as fellow revolutionaries. Neither you nor I are willing to accept the tyranny of poverty, nor the dictatorship of ignorance, nor the despotism of ill health, nor the oppression of bias and prejudice and bigotry. We want change. We want progress. We want it both abroad and at homeand we aim to get it.
– Lyndon B. JohnsonRate it:
As life is action and passion, it is required of a man that he should share the passion and action of his time, at peril of being judged not to have lived.
– Oliver Wendell HolmesRate it:
As life is action and passion, it is required of a man that he should share the passion and action of his time, at the peril of being not to have lived.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.Rate it:
As life runs on, the road grows strange With faces new,-and near the end The milestones into headstones change, 'Neath every one a friend.
– James Russell LowellRate 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!