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A guest sees more in an hour than the host in a year.
– Polish Proverb
A guidance counselor who has made a fetish of security, or who has unwittingly surrendered his thinking to economic determinism, may steer a youth away from his dream of becoming a poet, an artist, a musician or any other of thousands of things, because it offers no security, it does not pay well, there are no vacancies, it has no future.
– Henry M. Wriston
A guilty conscience needs no accuser.
– Anonymous
A Haiku is just like a normal American poem except that it doesn't rhyme and it's totally stupid.
– Trey and Matt Stone Parker
A hair divides what is false and true.
– Omar Khayyam
A hair on the head is worth two on the brush.
– Irish Proverb
A hairy body, and arms stiff with bristles, give promise of a manly soul.
– Juvenal
A half-truth is a whole lie.
– Jewish Proverb
A hand with a sword is a dirty hand; a man with a gun is a coward man.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
A handful of common sense is worth a bushel of learning.
– Author Unknown
A handful of patience is worth more than a bushel of brains.
– Dutch Proverb
A happy childhood has spoiled many a promising life.
– Robertson Davies
A happy childhood is poor preparation for human contacts.
– Colette
A happy home is one in which each spouse grants the possibility that the other may be right, though neither believes it.
– Don Fraser
A happy life consists in tranquillity of mind.
– Cicero
A happy man is one who wants what he has. An unhappy man gets what he wants but never stops wanting.
– Vikrant Parsai
A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.
– Hugh Downs
A hard beginning maketh a good ending.
– John Heywood
A harvest of peace is produced from a seed of contentment.
– American Proverb
A hat should be taken off when you greet a lady and left off for the rest of your life. Nothing looks more stupid than a hat.
– P. J. O'Rourke
A healthy family is sacred territory.
– Unknown
A healthy male adult bore consumes each year one and a half times his own weight in other people's patience.
– John Updike
A healthy mind in a healthy body.
– Juvenal
A heap of epithets is poor praise: the praise lies in the facts, and in the way of telling them.
– Jean de La Bruyère
A heart in love with beauty never grows old.
– Turkish Proverb

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