Found 83 quotes starting with AD:

Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam
– Gerald VeritasRate it:
Adam and Eve had many advantages, but the principle one was that they escaped teething.
– Mark TwainRate it:
Adam inquires concerning celestial motions, is doubtfully answered, and exhorted to search rather things more worthy of knowledge.
– John MiltonRate it:
Adam knew Eve his wife and she conceived. It is a pity that this is still the only knowledge of their wives at which some men seem to arrive.
– F. H. BradleyRate it:
Adapt or perish, now as ever, is nature's inexorable imperative.
– H. G. WellsRate it:
Adaptability is not imitation. It means power of resistance and assimilation.
– Mahatma GandhiRate it:
Adaptability is the top secret of survival. As per Charles Darwin, neither the fittest nor the smartest but only the most adaptable species wins at the end. So do your best to be most adaptable, in your personal life as much as in professional relationships. That's the secret to survival and success!
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Adaptation according to biology means the adjustment of an organism in order to survive in its environment. Similarly, humans are meant to adjust and adapt to challenges of their lifetimes in order to survive and excel eventually. Yes! of course, you shouldn't be frightened by challenges of any kind. Rather, confront your challenges by all means possible until you surmount them and then emerge a success as well.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
Addiction, obesity, starvation (anorexia nervosa) are political problems, not psychiatric: each condenses and expresses a contest between the individual and some other person or persons in his environment over the control of the individual's body.
– Thomas SzaszRate it:
Addresses are given to us to conceal our whereabouts.
– SakiRate it:
Adjectives are the potbelly of poetry.
– R.Z. Sheppard, book criticRate it:
Admettre une erreur, et en prenant la responsabilité de vos actions nécessite courage, le courage et l'humilité extraordinaire. beaucoup de gens interprètent mal l'étape de accountabiliy comme une faiblesse. ous ne doit pas penser de cette façon, parce que ce ne est pas votre faiblesse du tout. au contraire, il montre votre personnage ouverte d'esprit, et une ouverture de votre cœur. disant "désolé" faut plus haut niveau de capacité intellectuelle, au-dessus et au-delà ordinaire. seulement une personne forte et bien équilibrée avec du caractère et la clarté d'esprit peut le faire sans effort. être fiers tout en prenant la responsabilité de vos actions. être fiers, parce que ce est la seule partie de votre personnage qui vous différencier et de vous élever de la foule. il fera de vous ce que vous êtes vraiment - le «couper-dessus du reste" et extraordinaire.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Admettre votre erreur et de prendre la responsabilité de vos actions nécessite courage et l'humilité extraordinaire. Les gens interprètent mal souvent une responsabilité comme une faiblesse. Au contraire, la responsabilité démontre votre caractère ouvert d'esprit. Disant "désolé" nécessitent le niveau plus élevé de capacité intellectuelle. Seules les personnes forte d'esprit et bien équilibrés peuvent le faire sans effort. Toujours fier tout en prenant la responsabilité de vos actions - parce que ce la seule partie de votre personnage qui vous différencier du reste aussi remarquable et extraordinaire.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Admiration, n. Our polite recognition of another's resemblance to ourselves.
– Ambrose BierceRate it:
Admitting a mistake, and taking responsibility for your actions requires guts, courage and tremendous humility. Many people misconstrue the step of accountabiliy as a weakness. ou mustn't think that way, because it's not your weakness at all. On the contrary, it shows your open minded character, and an openness of your heart. Saying "Sorry" needs higher level of intellectual capacity, above and beyond ordinary. Only a strong and well-balanced individual with character and clarity of mind can do it effortlessly. Be proud while taking responsibility for your actions. Be proud, because that's the only part of your character that will differentiate you and uplift you from the crowd. It will make you what you truly are - the "cut above the rest" and extraordinary.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Admitting your mistake and taking responsibility for your actions requires courage and tremendous humility. People often misconstrue an accountability as a weakness. On the contrary, accountability demonstrates your open-minded character. Saying "Sorry" requires higher level of intellectual capacity. In my view, only strong-minded and well-balanced individuals can do it effortlessly. Always be proud while taking responsibility for your actions - because that's the only part of your character that will differentiate you from the rest as notable and extraordinary.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Admonish thy friends in secret, praise them openly.
– Publilius SyrusRate it:
Adolescence is a time of uncertainty, stuffed with expectations and glazed with rebellion
– Christiaan van der SpuyRate it:
Adolescence is the stage between infancy and adultery.
– UnknownRate it:
Adopt the pace of nature, her secret is patience.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
Adopt the pace of nature.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
Adopting the right attitude can convert a negative stress into a positive one.
– Dr. Hans SelyeRate it:
Adorn thy mind with knowledge, for knowledge maketh thy worth.
– FirdausiRate it:
Adultery is the application of democracy to love.
– H. L. MenckenRate it:
Adultery itself in its principle is many times nothing but a curious inquisition after, and envy of another man's enclosed pleasures: and there have been many who refused fairer objects that they might ravish an enclosed woman from her retirement and single possessor.
– Jeremy TaylorRate it:
Adulthood is the ever-shrinking period between childhood and old age. It is the apparent aim of modern industrial societies to reduce this period to a minimum.
– Thomas SzaszRate it:
Adulthood isn't an award they'll give you for being a good child. You can waste... years, trying to get someone to give that respect to you, as though it were a sort of promotion or raise in pay. If only you do enough, if only you are good enough. No. You have to just... take it. Give it to yourself, I suppose. Say, I'm sorry you feel like that and walk away. But that's hard.
– Lois McMaster BujoldRate it:
Adults are just children who earn money.
– Kenneth BranaughRate it:
Adults are just obsolete children and the hell with them.
– Dr. SeussRate it:
Adults find pleasure in deceiving a child. They consider it necessary, but they also enjoy it. The children very quickly figure it out and then practice deception themselves.
– Elias CanettiRate it:
Adults who still derive childlike pleasure from hanging gifts of a ready-made education on the Christmas tree of a child waiting outside the door to life do not realize how unreceptive they are making the children to everything that constitutes the true surprise of life.
– Karl KrausRate it:
Advance, and never halt, for advancing is perfection. Advance and do not fear the thorns in the path, for they draw only corrupt blood.
– Kahlil GibranRate it:
Adventure is not outside a man it is within.
– David GraysonRate it:
Adventure is worthwhile in itself.
– Amelia EarhartRate it:
Adventure isn't hanging on a rope off the side of a mountain. Adventure is an attitude that we must apply To the day to day obstacles of life - Facing new challenges, seizing new opportunities, Testing our resources against the unknown and in the process, Discovering our own unique potentional.
– John AmattRate it:
Adventure must be held in delicate fingers. It should be handled, not embraced. It should be sipped, not swallowed at a gulp.
– Ashley Dukes, The Man with a Load of Mischief (1924)Rate it:
Adventures are stories of discomfort told in comfort.
– Tim CamutiRate it:
Adversity cause some men to break others to break records.
– William A. WardRate it:
Adversity does teach who your real friends are.
– Lois McMaster BujoldRate it:
Adversity draws men together and produces beauty and harmony in life's relationships, just as the cold of winter produces ice-flowers on the window-panes, which vanish with the warmth.
– Sren Aaby KierkegaardRate it:
Adversity has ever been considered the state in which a man most easily becomes acquainted with himself.
– Samuel JohnsonRate it:
Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which in prosperous circumstances would have lain dormant.
– HoraceRate it:
Adversity is a better educator than the best teacher.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Adversity is a great teacher, but this teacher makes us pay dearly for its instruction; and often the profit we derive, is not worth the price we paid.
– Jean-Jacques RousseauRate it:
Adversity is designed to eventually promote you never to demote you, strenghten you never to weaken you and make you never to mar you.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
Adversity is never meant to be cut & run i.e. you shouldn't retreat from it speedily. Rather, you've got to deal with it unyieldingly until you're done with it.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
Adversity is NO reason at all for you to give up on your aspiration/vision. Yes of course, it's never reasonable. Because, every adversity is strictly made/meant to toughen you and not at all to weaken you.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.
– Thomas CarlyleRate it:
Adversity is the diamond dust Heaven polishes its jewels with.
– LeightonRate it:
Adversity is the first path to truth.
– George Gordon ByronRate it:
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:
Advice is like snow the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper it sinks into the mind.
– Samuel Taylor ColeridgeRate it:
Advice is like snow; the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper it sinks into, the mind.
– Samuel Taylor ColeridgeRate it:
Advice is the only commodity on the market where the supply always exceeds the demand.
– UnknownRate it:
Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer but wish we didn't.
– Erica JongRate it:
Advice is what you ask for when you already know the answer but wish you didn't.
– Erica JongRate it:
Advice to writers Sometimes you just have to stop writing. Even before you begin.
– Stanislaw LecRate it:
Advice to writers: Sometimes you just have to stop writing. Even before you begin.
– Stanislaw J. Lec, "Unkempt Thoughts"Rate it:
Advocates of capitalism are very apt to appeal to the sacred principles of liberty, which are embodied in one maxim: The fortunate must not be restrained in the exercise of tyranny over the unfortunate.
– Bertrand RussellRate it:

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