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Blinded by self-conceit and knowing nothing, Like elephant infatuate with passion, I thought within myself, I all things knew; But when by slow degrees I somewhat learnt By aid of wise preceptors, my conceit, Like some disease, passed off; and now I live In the plain sense of what a fool I am.
– Bhartrihari
Blinding ignorance does mislead us.
O! Wretched mortals, open your eyes!

– Leonardo Da Vinci
Blindness and error can change a life as surely as judgment and reason can.
– M. Morris
Blood is inherited and virtue is acquired.
– Venezuelan Proverb
Blood is thicker than water, but politics are thicker than blood.
– Frank Herbert, Dune
Blood may be thicker than water, but love is thicker than anything.
– Goldie Nash
Blossoms are scattered by the wind and the wind cares nothing, but the blossoms of the heart no wind can touch.
– Yoshida Kenko
Blow O wind to where my loved one is. Touch him and come touch me soon. I'll feel his gentle touch through you and meet his beauty in the moon. These things are much for the one who loves. One can live by them alone that he and I breathe the same air and that the Earth we tread is one.
– Ramayana
Blow ye winds, like the trumpet blows but without that noise.
– Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
Blow, blow, thou winter wind Thou art not so unkind, As man's ingratitude.
– William Shakespeare
Blue, green, grey, white, or black; smooth, ruffled, or mountainous; that ocean is not silent.
– H. P. Lovecraft, The White Ship
Blues is easy to play, but hard to feel.
– Jimi Hendrix, Quoted in Charles Shaar Murray,Crosstown Traffic, ch. 6 (1989).
Bluntness is a virtue.
– Allison Ling
Blushing is the color of virtue.
– Laertius Diogenes
Bo There's a monster outside my room, can I have a glass of water
– Signs
Boat is nothing without water and man without his dreams!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Bodily exercise, when compulsory, does no harm to the body but knowledge which is acquired under compulsion obtains no hold on the mind.
– Plato
Bodily exercise, when compulsory, does no harm to the body; but knowledge which is acquired under compulsion obtains no hold on the mind.
– Plato, The Republic
Bohemia has no banner. It survives by discretion.
– Tennessee Williams
Boldness in itself is genius.
– L. Ron Hubbard
Bombs do not choose. They will hit everything.
– Nikita Khrushchev
Bond. James Bond.
– Ian Fleming
Book dedication To myself, without whose inspired and tireless efforts this book would not have been possible.
– Al Jaffee
Book love... is your pass to the greatest, the purest, and the most perfect pleasure that God has prepared for His creatures.
– Anthony Trollope
Books and marriage go ill together.
– Molière

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