Found 144 quotes starting with BU:

But just as delicate fare does not stop you from craving for saveloys, so tried and exquisite friendship does not take away your taste for something new and dubious.
– ColetteRate it:
But love is blind and lovers cannot see
The pretty follies that themselves commit;
For if they could, Cupid himself would blush
To see me thus transformed to a boy.

– William Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice, Act II Scene 6Rate it:
But man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
– Ernest HemingwayRate it:
But men never violate the laws of God without suffering the consequences, sooner or later.
– Lydia ChildRate it:
But more importantly, you've got to play with your heart, with every fiber of your body. If you're lucky enough to find a guy with a lot of head and a lot of heart, he's never going to come off the field second.
– Vince LombardiRate it:
But my dear man, reality is only a Rorschach ink-blot, you know.
– Alan B. WattsRate it:
But no perfection is so absolute, That some impurity doth not pollute.
– William Shakespeare, The Rape of Lucrece Ver. 124Rate it:
But O the truth, the truth. The many eyes That look on it The diverse things they see.
– George MeredithRate it:
But O the truth, the truth. The
many eyes
That look on it! The diverse things
they see.

– George MeredithRate it:
But of all plagues, good Heaven, thy wrath can send, Save me, oh, save me, from the candid friend.
– David BissonetteRate it:
But pain... seems to me an insufficient reason not to embrace life. Being dead is quite painless. Pain, like time, is going to come on regardless. Question is, what glorious moments can you win from life in addition to the pain
– Lois McMaster BujoldRate it:
But pain... seems to me an insufficient reason not to embrace life. Being dead is quite painless. Pain, like time, is going to come on regardless. Question is, what glorious moments can you win from life in addition to the pain?
– Lois McMaster Bujold, "Barrayar", 1991Rate it:
But peace does not rest in the charters and covenants alone. It lies in the hearts and minds of all people. So let us not rest all our hopes on parchment and on paper, let us strive to build peace, a desire for peace, a willingness to work for peace in the hearts and minds of all of our people. I believe that we can. I believe the problems of human destiny are not beyond the reach of human beings.
– John F. KennedyRate it:
But penance need not be paid in suffering...It can be paid in forward motion. Correcting the mistake is a positive move, a nurturing move.
– Barbara HallRate it:
But pride only helps us to be generous; it never makes us so, any more than vanity makes us witty.
– George Eliot, Middlemarch, Ch 8Rate it:
But psychoanalysis has taught that the dead—a dead parent, for example—can be more alive for us, more powerful, more scary, than the living. It is the question of ghosts.
– Jacques Derrida, Quoted in New York Times, January 23, 1994Rate it:
But respect yourself most of all.
– Golden verses of the PythagoreansRate it:
But screw up your courage to the sticking place, And we'll not fail.
– Mary BertoneRate it:
But search the land of living men,
Wher wilst thou find their like again.

– Walter ScottRate it:
But somewhere, beyond Space and Time, is wetter water, slimier slime! And there (they trust) there swimmeth one who swam ere rivers were begun, immense of fishy form and mind, squamous omnipotent, and kind.
– Rupert BrookeRate it:
But such an affection for what doesn't fit and won't comport, reality out of place...
– Clifford GeertzRate it:
But the animal has no veil. Dogs better treated than Afghan women. (Même l'animal n'a de voile. Chien mieux traité que l'afghane ?)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
But the body is deeper than the soul and its secrets inscrutable.
– E. M. ForsterRate it:
But the dog who is rabid is not by bowl attracted. (Mais le chien qui est enragé n'est par gamelle attiré)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
– Carl SaganRate it:

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