Found 1,302 quotes starting with B:

Bourgeois society is infected by monomania the monomania of accounting. For it, the only thing that has value is what can be counted in francs and centimes. It never hesitates to sacrifice human life to figures which look well on paper, such as national budgets or industrial balance sheets.
– Simone WeilRate it:
Bowed by the weight of centuries he leans upon his hoe and gazes on the ground, the emptiness of ages in his face, and on his back the burden of the world.
– Edwin MarkhamRate it:
Boxing is just show business with blood.
– Frank BrunoRate it:
Boyhood, like measles, is one of those complaints which a man should catch young and have done with, for when it comes in middle life it is apt to be serious.
– P. G. WodehouseRate it:
Boys are beyond the range of anybody's sure understanding, at least when they are between the ages of 18 months and 90 years.
– James Grover ThurberRate it:
Boys are capital fellows in their own way, among their mates but they are unwholesome companions for grown people.
– Charles LambRate it:
Boys are found everywhere-on top of, underneath, inside of, climbing on, swinging from, running around or jumping to. Mothers love them, little girls hate them, older sisters and brothers tolerate them, adults ignore them and Heaven protects them. A boy is Truth with dirt on its face, Beauty with a cut on its finger, Wisdom with bubble gum in its hair and the Hope of the future with a frog in its pocket.
– Alan Marshall BeckRate it:
Boys will be boys, and so will a lot of middle-aged men.
– Kim HubbardRate it:
Boys will be boys. And even that wouldn't matter if only we could prevent girls from being girls.
– Anthony HopeRate it:
Boys will be boys... and so will most men.
– Jean R. LangleyRate it:
Boys, I may not know much, but I know chicken shit from chicken salad.
– Lyndon B. JohnsonRate it:
Brain an apparatus with which we think we think.
– Ambrose BierceRate it:
Brain is the only sword of the peaceable man and sword is the only brain of the violent man!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Brain researchers estimate that your unconscious database outweighs the conscious on an order exceeding ten million to one. This database is the source of your hidden, natural genius. In other words, a part of you is much smarter than you are. The wise people regularly consult that smarter part.
– Michael J. GelbRate it:
Brains are like sponges... If allowed to remain moist for too long they become moldy.
– Angela WhiteRate it:
Brains, like hearts, go where they are appreciated.
– Robert S. McNamaraRate it:
Brains, you know, are suspect in the Republican Party.
– Irving LaytonRate it:
Branche le monde...
– Fran├žois BelleauRate it:
Brass bands are all very well in their place - outdoors and several miles away.
– Sir Thomas BeechamRate it:
Brave men are all vertebrates they have their softness on the surface and their toughness in the middle.
– G. K. ChestertonRate it:
Bravery never goes out of fashion.
– William Makepeace ThackerayRate it:
Brazilians live there. (on the key problems facing Brazil)
– Prince PhillipRate it:
Break the leg of a bad habit.
– Puerto Rican ProverbRate it:
break this mountain to fill that valley
– 'jubal' yinka popoolaRate it:
Breathe next to me. And I will capture a piece of your soul along with mine.
– Marikit dR. CambaRate it:

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