Found 610 quotes starting with BE:

Skip to:B - BBBCBDBEBF - BHBI - BKBL - BNBO - BQBR - BTBU - BWBX - BZ

Be not angry that you cannot make another what you wish them to be; since you cannot make yourself what you wish to be.
– Thomas à Kempis
Be not angry that you cannot make others as you wish them to be, since you cannot make yourself as you wish to be.
– Thomas a Kempis
Be not as one that hath ten thousand years to live death is nigh at hand while thou livest, while thou hast time, be good.
– Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.
– Confucius
Be not ashamed of thy virtues honor's a good brooch to wear in a man's hat at all times.
– Ben Jonson
Be not astonished at new ideas for it is well known to you that a thing does not therefore cease to be true because it is not accepted by many.
– Spinoza
Be not astonished at new ideas; for it is well known to you that a thing does not therefore cease to be true because it is not accepted by many.
– Spinoza
Be not careless in deeds, nor confused in words, nor rambling in thought.
– Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
Be not extravagantly high in expression of thy commendations of men thou likest, it may make the hearer's stomach rise.
– Thomas Fuller
Be not forgetful to entertain strangers, for thereby some have entertained angels unawares.
– Hebrews 132 Bible
Be not hasty in thy spirit to be angry for anger resteth in the bosom of fools.
– Ecclesiastes 79 Bible Hebrew
Be not simply good - be good for something.
– Henry David Thoreau
Be not slow to visit the sick.
– Ecclesiastes
Be not so bigoted to any custom as to worship it at the expense of truth.
– Johann Georg von Zimmermann
Be not surprised if thou findest thyself in possession of unexpected wealth. Allah will provide an unexpected use for it.
– James J. Roche
Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
– Alexander Pope
Be not the first by whom the new are tried,
Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.

– Alexander Pope, An Essay on Criticism, 1711
Be not the fourth friend of him who had three before and lost them.
– Johann Kaspar Lavater
Be not too hasty either with praise or blame speak always as though you were giving evidence before the judgement-seat of the Gods.
– Seneca
Be not too hasty either with praise or blame; speak always as though you were giving evidence before the judgement-seat of the Gods.
– Seneca
Be not too hasty to trust or admire the teachers of morality they discourse like angels, but they live like men.
– Samuel Johnson
Be of love a little more careful than of anything.
– e e cummings
Be on the alert to recognize your prime at whatever time of your life it may occur.
– Muriel Spark
Be on your guard against a silent dog and still water.
– Latin Proverb
Be open to your dreams, people. Embrace that distant shore. Because our mortal journey is over all too soon.
– David Assael

We need you!

Help build the largest human-edited quotes collection on the web!


The Web's Largest Resource for

Famous Quotes & Sayings


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network