Found 327 quotes starting with AS:

As Rollo's death drew near, he went mad and had a hundred Christian prisoners beheaded in front of him in honour of the gods whom he had worshipped, and in the end distributed a hundred pounds of gold around the churches in honour of the true God in whose name he had accepted baptism.
– Adémar de ChabannesRate it:
As scarce as truth is, the supply has always been in excess of the demand.
– Josh BillingsRate it:
as simple as breathing but difficulty to control
– bj vengai chirwaRate it:
As society advances the standard of poverty rises.
– Theodore ParkerRate it:
As soon as any man says of the affairs of the State "What does it matter to me?" the State may be given up for lost.
– Jean Jacques RousseauRate it:
As soon as any man says of the affairs of the State What does it matter to me the State may be given up for lost.
– Jean Jacques RousseauRate it:
As soon as Congress does whatever it’s going to do, and the U.S. doesn’t go bankrupt, I think the market opens back up again.
– David TopperRate it:
As soon as it is seen, the extraordinary starts becoming ordinary!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
As soon as laws are necessary for men, they are no longer fit for freedom.
– PythagorusRate it:
As soon as man does not take his existence for granted, but beholds it as something unfathomably mysterious, thought begins.
– Albert SchweitzerRate it:
As soon as questions of will or decision or reason or choice of action arise, human science is at a loss.
– Noam ChomskyRate it:
As soon as sacrifice becomes a duty and necessity to mankind. I see no limit to the horizon which opens before him.
– Ernest RenanRate it:
As soon as there is life there is danger.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
As soon as we left the ground I knew I myself had to fly!
– Amelia EarhartRate it:
As soon as we started programming, we found out to our surprise that it wasn't as easy to get programs right as we had thought. Debugging had to be discovered. I can remember the exact instant when I realized that a large part of my life from then on was going to be spent in finding mistakes in my own programs.
– Maurice WilkesRate it:
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
– Johann Wolfgang von GoetheRate it:
As successive terminal moraines result form successive glaciations, so each frontier leaves its traces behind it, and when it becomes a settled area the region still partakes of the frontier characteristics. Thus the advance of the frontier has meant a steady movement away from the influence of Europe, a steady growth of independence on American lines.”
– TurnerRate it:
As surgeons keep their instruments and knives always at hand for cases requiring immediate treatment, so shouldst thou have thy thoughts ready to understand things divine and human, remembering in thy every act, even the smallest, how close is the bond that unites the two.
– Marcus Aurelius AntoninusRate it:
As the author of a work, I don't relinquish author-ity to just any critic, particularly not to people whose work I've not read or don't respect; those biased by envy are the least relevant, and grounded grammarians who strangle or sterilize under a banner of superiority are a close second.
– Vanna BontaRate it:
As the blessings of health and fortune have a beginning, so they must also find an end. Everything rises but to fall, and increases but to decay.
– SallustRate it:
As the currency denomination goes up and its availability increases in the market, it helps only the privileged class not the rest mass of the population simply because of the affordability criteria.
– Anuj SomanyRate it:
As the eagle was killed by the arrow winged with his own feather, so the hand of the world is wounded by its own skill.
– Helen KellerRate it:
As the flectcher whittles and makes straight his arrows, so the master directs his straying thoughts.
– BuddhaRate it:
As the kindled fire consumes the fuel, so in the flame of wisdom the embers of action are burnt to ashes.
– Bhagavad GitaRate it:
As the moon retaineth her nature, though darkness spread itself before her face as a curtain, so the Soul remaineth perfect even in the bosom of the fool.
– AkhenatonRate it:

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