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A cloudy day or a little sunshine have as great an influence on many constitutions as the most recent blessings or misfortunes.
– Joseph Addison
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A coalition of groups ... is waging a massive propaganda campaign against the president of the United States. ... an all-out attack. Their aim is total victory for themselves and total defeat for him. (On Watergate crisis)
– Gerald R. Ford
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A cold in the head cause less suffering than an idea.
– Jules Renard
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A cold needs the cook as much as the doctor.
– Scottish Proverb
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A college degree is not a sign that one is a finished product but an indication a person is prepared for life.
– Reverend Edward A. Malloy
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A college education never hurt anybody who was willing to learn after he got it.
– Author Unknown
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A comfortable house is a great source of happiness. It ranks immediately after health and a good conscience.
– Sydney Smith
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A comfortable old age is the reward of a well-spent youth. Instead of its bringing sad and melancholy prospects of decay, it would give us hopes of eternal youth in a better world.
– Lydia Child
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A committee can make a decision that is dumber than any of its members.
– David Coblitz
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A committee is a cul-de-sac down which ideas are lured and then quietly strangled.
– Sir Barnett Cocks
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A committee is a thing which takes a week to do what one good man can do in an hour.
– Elbert Hubbard
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A common mistake people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
– Douglas Adams, "Mostly Harmless"
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A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
– Douglas Noel Adams
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A communist is a person who publicly airs his dirty Lenin.
– Jack Pomeroy
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A community is like a ship, everyone ought to be prepared to take the helm.
– Henrik Ibsen
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A companion's words of persuasion are effective.
– Homer
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A compassionate government keeps faith with the trust of the people and cherishes the future of their children.
– Lyndon B. Johnson
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A competent and self-confident person is incapable of jealousy in anything. Jealousy is invariably a symptom of neurotic insecurity.
– Robert Anson Heinlein
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A completely secure life can be found only outside the life!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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A complex system that works is invariably found to have evolved from a simple system that worked.
– John Gall
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A complex system that works is invariably found to have evolved from a simple system that works.
– John Gaule
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A compliment is a gift, not to be thrown away carelessly, unless you want to hurt the giver.
– Eleanor Hamilton
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A compliment is a statement of an agreeable truth; flattery is a statement of an agreeable untruth.
– Sir John A. MacDonald
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A compliment is like a kiss through a veil.
– Victor Hugo
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A composer is a guy who goes around forcing his will on unsuspecting air molecules, often with the assistance of unsuspecting musicians.
– Frank Zappa
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