Found 1,157 quotes starting with B:


By always thinking unto them. I keep the subject constantly before me and wait till the first dawnings open little by little into the full light.
– Sir Issac Newton, On how he made discoveries
By and large, I seem to have made more mistakes than any others of whom I know, but have learned thereby to make ever swifter acknowledgment of the errors and thereafter immediately set about to deal more effectively with the truths disclosed by the acknowledgment of erroneous assumptions.
– Richard Buckminster Fuller
By asking for the impossible we obtain the possible.
– Italian Proverb
By asking for the impossible, obtain the best possible.
– Italian Proverb
By constant self-discipline and self-control you can develop greatness of character
– Grenville Kleiser
By courage I repel adversity.
– Anonymous
By courage I repel adversity.
(Adversa Virtute Repello)

– Anonymous
By creating an intelligent thought, you open the road for many other intelligent thoughts! By producing a stupid thought, you open the path for many other stupid thoughts! Beware of your thoughts! Create pearl, and then pearls will increase! Create mud, and then mud will increase!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
By definition, a government has no conscience. Sometimes it has a policy, but nothing more.
– Albert Camus
By depending on the great, The small may rise high. See the little plant ascending the tall tree Has climbed to the top.
– Saskya Pandita
By doing; you inspire others to try, so keep doing.
– Vikrant Parsai
By doubting we come at truth.
– Cicero
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
– Benjamin Franklin
By faithful study of the nobler arts, our nature's softened, and more gentle grows.
– Ovid
By far the best proof is experience.
– Francis Bacon
By Fate full many a heart has been undone, And many a sprightly rose made woe-begone; Plume thee not on thy lusty youth and strength: Full many a bud is blasted ere its bloom.
– Omar Khayyam
By following the concept of 'one country, two systems,' you don't swallow me up nor I you.
– Deng Xiaoping
By force of arms.
– Cicero
By force of arms.
(Vi Et Armis)

– Cicero
By getting angry, one shows that he is wrong.
– Vikrant Parsai
By giving us the opinions of the uneducated, journalism keeps us in touch with the ignorance of the community.
– Oscar Wilde
By gnawing through a dike, even a rat may drown a nation.
– Edmund Burke
By health I mean the power to live a full, adult, living, breathing life in close contact with... the earth and the wonders thereof - the sea - the sun.
– Katherine Mansfield
By heaven we understand a state of happiness infinite in degree, and endless in duration.
– Benjamin Franklin
By heritage and by choice, the United States of America will make that stand.
– George W. Bush, Speech to the United Nations, September 12, 2002

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