Found 83 quotes starting with AD:

Adversity is the touchstone of friendship.
– French ProverbRate it:
Adversity is the trial of principle. Without it a man hardly knows whether he is honest or not.
– Henry FieldingRate it:
Adversity is, to me at least, a tonic and a bracer.
– Walter ScottRate it:
Adversity makes a man wise, not rich.
– Romanian ProverbRate it:
Adversity makes men wise but not rich.
– John RayRate it:
Adversity makes men, and prosperity makes monsters.
– Victor Marie HugoRate it:
Adversity/difficulty unleashes the genius in you/anyone. In other words, it stimulates a person to discover and do what he or she never thought/knew that he or she can do.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
Advertisements... contain the only truths to be relied on in a newspaper.
– Thomas JeffersonRate it:
Advertising is 85% confusion and 15% commission.
– Fred AllenRate it:
Advertising is a valuable economic factor because it is the cheapest way of selling goods, especially if the goods are worthless.
– Sinclair LewisRate it:
Advertising is a valuable economic factor because it is the cheapest way of selling goods, particularly if the goods are worthless.
– Sinclair LewisRate it:
Advertising is legalized lying.
– H.G. WellsRate it:
Advertising is like learning -- a little is a dangerous thing.
– P BarnumRate it:
Advertising is tax deductible, so we all pay for the privilege of being manipulated and controlled.
– Noam ChomskyRate it:
Advertising is the modern substitute for argument its function is to make the worse appear the better.
– George SantayanaRate it:
Advertising is the modern substitute for argument; its function is to make the worse appear the better.
– George SantayanaRate it:
Advertising is the most potent influence in adapting and changing the habits and modes of life affecting what we eat, what we wear, and the work and play of a whole nation.
– Calvin CoolidgeRate it:
Advertising is the rattling of a stick inside a swill bucket.
– George OrwellRate it:
Advertising is the very essence of democracy.
– Bruce BartonRate it:
Advertising may be described as the science of arresting human intelligence long enough to get money from it.
– Stephen LeacockRate it:
Advertising may be described as the science of arresting the human intelligence long enough to get money from it.
– UnknownRate it:
Advice is a dangerous gift, even from the wise to the wise.
– J. R. R. Tolkien, Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring.Rate it:
Advice is judged by results, not by intentions.
– CiceroRate it:
Advice is least heeded when most needed.
– English ProverbRate it:
Advice is like snow -- the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper in sinks into the mind.
– Samuel Taylor ColeridgeRate it:

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