Found 1,191 quotes starting with B:


By all means continue to call me names. I daresay I have far too much confidence.
– Paul. F. Meekin
By all means marry if you get a good wife, you'll be happy. If you get a bad one, you'll become a philosopher.
– Socrates
By all means marry. If you get a good wife, you’ll be happy. If you get a bad one, you’ll become a philosopher… and that is a good thing for any man.
– Socrates
By all means marry: if you get a good wife, you’ll become happy; if you get a bad one, you’ll become a philosopher.
– Socrates
By all means use sometimes to be alone. Salute thyself: see what thy soul doth wear. Dare to look in thy chest; for 'Tis thine own: And tumble up and down what thou findst there. Who cannot rest till he good fellows find, he breaks up house, turns out of doors his mind.
– George Herbert
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

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