Found 144 quotes starting with BU:

Buenos Líderes son siempre escasos. que ha sido su punto más bien escaso. Lo bueno es que también hay muy poca competencia para convertirse en un Buen Líder. Por lo que debe unirse a esa línea, y ser un Buen Líder. Buena Suerte!
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Buffaloes are stronger than the lions, but they often fall prey to lions because they hesitate to be courageous and thus run away! Be determined or accept being destroyed!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Build a dream and the dream will build you.
– Dr. Robert SchullerRate it:
Build for your team a feeling of oneness, of dependence on one another and of strength to be derived by unity.
– Vince LombardiRate it:
Build me a son, O Lord, who will be strong enough to know when he is weak, and brave enough to face himself when he is afraid, one who will be proud and unbending in honest defeat, and humble and gentle in victory.
– Douglas MacArthurRate it:
Build this day on a foundation of pleasant thoughts. Never fret at any imperfections that you fear may impede your progress. Remind yourself, as often as necessary, that you are a creature of God and have the power to achieve any dream by lifting up your thoughts. You can fly when you decide that you can. Never consider yourself defeated again. Let the vision in your heart be in your life's blueprint. Smile!
– Og MandinoRate it:
Build up your weaknesses until they become your strong points.
– Knute RockneRate it:
Build your reputation by helping other people build theirs.
– Anthony D'AngeloRate it:
Building castles in the air, and making yourself a laughing-stock.
– Miguel de CervantesRate it:
Bulls make money. Bears make money. Pigs get slaughtered.
– AnonymousRate it:
Bureaucracy defends the status quo long past the time when the quo has lost its status.
– Laurence J. PeterRate it:
Bureaucracy is a giant mechanism operated by pygmies.
– Honoré de BalzacRate it:
Bureaucracy is not an obstacle to democracy but an inevitable complement to it.
– Joseph SchumpeterRate it:
Bureaucrats write memoranda both because they appear to be busy when they are writing and because the memos, once written, immediately become proof that they were busy.
– Charles PetersRate it:
Burn down your cities and leave our farms, and your cities will spring up again as if by magic; but destroy our farms and the grass will grow in the streets of every city in the country. We will answer their demand for a gold standard by saying to them: You shall not press down upon the brow of labor this crown of thorns, you shall not crucify mankind upon a cross of gold.
– William Jennings BryanRate it:
Burning books is not as grave as burning people, because books, contrary to men, are not unique and ideas are fireproof!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Burning books is not as horrible as burning people, because books, contrary to men, are not unique and ideas are fireproof!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Burning the witch Giordano Bruno is one more wound inflicted on Christ’s body.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
Burnt Sienna. Thats the best thing that ever happened to Crayolas.
– Ken WeaverRate it:
Bush Sr. was a jerk, Quayle an idiot, Clinton was atrocious and disgusting, most of those who persecuted him were hypocritical, Gore is shallow and weak, Bradley is an idealist, Bush Jr. a fool, and all of the independent candidates act like they're on drugs.
– David BorensteinRate it:
Business has only two functions -- marketing and innovation.
– Peter DruckerRate it:
Business is a good game - lots of competition and a minimum of rules. You keep score with money.
– Atari founder Nolan BushnellRate it:
Business is always interfering with pleasure, but it makes other pleasures possible.
– William FaulknerRate it:
Business is like riding a bicycle. Either you keep moving or you fall down.
– Frank Lloyd WrightRate it:
Business is not just doing deals; business is having great products, doing great engineering, and providing tremendous service to customers. Finally, business is a cobweb of human relationships.
– Ross PerotRate it:
Business more than any other occupation is a continual dealing with the future it is a continual calculation, an instinctive exercise in foresight.
– Henry Robinson LuceRate it:
Business strategies can interestingly be assimilated with medicinal drugs. There are no better or worse strategies. There are only adequately adopted business strategies or inappropriately selected and implemented strategies.
– Abderrahman HassiRate it:
Business today consists in persuading crowds.
– Gerald Stanley LeeRate it:
Business underlies everything in our national life, including our spiritual life. Witness the fact that in the Lord's Prayer, the first petition is for daily bread. No one can worship God or love his neighbor on an empty stomach.
– Woodrow WilsonRate it:
Businesses planned for service are apt to succeed businesses planned for profit are apt to fail.
– Nicholas Murray ButlerRate it:
Busy with the ugliness of the expensive success we forget the easiness of free beauty lying sad right around the corner, only an instant removed, unnoticed and squandered.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
But a Constitution of Government once changed from Freedom, can never be restored. Liberty, once lost, is lost forever.
– John AdamsRate it:
But a good patriot, and a true politician, always considers how he shall make the most of the existing materials of his country. A disposition, to preserve, and an ability to improve, taken together, would be my standard of a statesman. Everything else is vulgar in the conception, perilous in the execution.
– Edmund BurkeRate it:
But above all, what this Congress can be remembered for is opening the way to a new American revolutiona peaceful revolution in which power was turned back to the peoplein which government at all levels was refreshed and renewed and made truly responsive. This can be a revolution as profound, as far-reaching, as exciting as that first revolution almost 200 years agoand it can mean that just 5 years from now America will enter its third century as a young nation new in spirit, with all the vigor and the freshness with which it began its first century.
– Richard NixonRate it:
But all God's angels come to us disguised...
– James Russell LowellRate it:
But all who are not lunitics are agreed about certain things: That it is better to be alive than dead, better to be adequately fed than starved, better to be free than to be a slave. Many people desire these things only for themselves and their friends; they are quite content that their enemies should suffer. These people can be refuted by science: Mankind has become so much one family that we cannot insure our own prosperity except by insuring that of everyone else. If you wish to be happy yourself, you must resign yourself to seeing others also happy.
– Bertrand Russell, from the essay "The Science to Save Us From Science"Rate it:
But all who humble themselves before the Lord shall be given every blessing and shall have wonderful peace.
– Psalm 3711 TLB BibleRate it:
But any man who afflicts the human race with ideas must be prepared to see them misunderstood, and that is what happened to Jesus.
– Henry Louis MenckenRate it:
But be this as it may, it is the imperative and indispensable duty of the Government of the United States to secure to every resident inhabitant the free and independent expression of his opinion by his vote.
– James BuchananRate it:
But be, as you have been, my happiness...
– Randall JarrellRate it:
But better die than live mechanically a life that is a repetition of repetitions.
– D. H. LawrenceRate it:
But curb thou the high spirit in thy breast, for gentle ways are best, and keep aloof from sharp contentions.
– HomerRate it:
But despite these differences, so many of our faiths and traditions are rooted in the Golden Rule: Do unto others as you would want done to you. Isn’t allowing adults to marry the person they love consistent with the Golden Rule?
– Ken MehlmanRate it:
But did thee feel the earth move?
– Ernest HemingwayRate it:
But each day brings its petty dust Our soon-chok'd souls to fill, And we forget because we must, And not because we will.
– Matthew ArnoldRate it:
But far more numerous was the herd of such, Who think too little and who talk too much.
– John DrydenRate it:
But far more numerous was the herd of such,
Who think too little and who talk too much.

– John DrydenRate it:
But few have spoken of the actual pleasure derived from giving to someone, from creating something, from finishing a task, form offering unexpected help almost invisibly and anonymously.
– Paul WienerRate it:
But for money and the need of it, there would not be half the friendship in the world. It is powerful for good if divinely used. Give it plenty of air and it is sweet as the hawthorn; shut it up and it cankers and breeds worms.
– George MacDonaldRate it:
But friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life and thanks to a benevolent arrangement of things, the greater part of life is sunshine.
– Thomas JeffersonRate it:
But groundless hope, like unconditional love, is the only kind worth having.
– John Perry BarlowRate it:
But he that is the greatest among you shall be your servant. And whosoever shall exalt himself shall be abused and he that shall humble himself shall be exalted.
– Matthew 2311, 12 BibleRate it:
But he who never sins can little boast
Compared to him who goes and sins no more.

– N. P. WillisRate it:
But his kiss was so sweet, and so closely he pressed, that I languished and pined till I granted the rest.
– John GayRate it:
But how is one to make a scientist understand that there is something unalterably deranged about differential calculus, quantum theory, or the obscene and so inanely liturgical ordeals of the precession of the equinoxes.
– Antonin ArtaudRate it:
But how shall I get ideas? Keep your wits open! Observe! Observe! Study! Study! But above all, Think! Think! And when a noble image is indelibly impressed upon the mind -- Act!
– Orison Swett MardenRate it:
But I am sure that I have always thought of Christmas time, when it has come a good time a kind, forgiving, charitable, pleasant time the only time I know of, in the long calendar of the year, when men and women seem by one consent to open their shut-up hearts freely.
– Charles DickensRate it:
But I do not think the flying machine will ever be used for ordinary traffic and for what may be called "popular" purposes. People who write about the conditions under which the business and pleasure of the world will be carried on in another hundred years generally make flying machines take the place of railways and steamers, but that such will ever be the case I very much doubt.
– Hiram Stevens MaximRate it:
But I do nothing upon myself, and yet I am my own executioner.
– John DonneRate it:
But I have always liked bird dogs better than kennel-fed dogs myself--you know, one that will get out and hunt for food rather than sit on his fanny and yell.
– Charles E. WilsonRate it:
But I know somehow, that only when it is dark enough, can you see the stars.
– Martin Luther King Jr.Rate it:
But I lacked the courage and she had a boyfriend and I was gawky and she was gorgeous and I was hopelessly boring and she was endlessly fascinating so I walked back to my room and collapsed on the bottom bunk, thinking that if people were rain, I was a drizzle and she was a hurricane.
– John GreenRate it:
But I'm not so think as you drunk I am.
– Sir J.C. Squire, Ballade of Soporific AbsorptionRate it:
But I, being poor, have only my dreams. I have spread my dreams under your feet. Tread softly, because you tread on my dreams.
– W. B. YeatsRate it:
But I, being poor, have only my dreams; I have spread my dreams under your feet; Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.
– William Butler YeatsRate it:
But if the rooster crows, this is not for the farmer. (Mais si le coq a chanté, - Ce n'est pas pour le fermier.)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
But if used for retribution, magic is vengeance incarnate.
– Terry Goodkind, "Blood of the Fold"Rate it:
But if you build your life on dreams it's prudent to recall a man with moonlight in his hands has nothing there at all.
– Don QuixoteRate it:
But in modern war you will die like a dog for no good reason.
– Ernest HemingwayRate it:
But in our enthusiasm, we could not resist a radical overhaul of the system, in which all of its major weaknesses have been exposed, analyzed, and replaced with new weaknesses.
– Bruce Leverett - "Register Allocation in Optimizing Compilers"Rate it:
But in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.
– Benjamin FranklinRate it:
But is it not the fact that religion emanates from the nature, from the moral state of the individual? Is it not therefore true that unless the nature be completely exercised, the moral state harmonized, the religion cannot be healthy?
– Harriet MartineauRate it:
But it is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation.
– Herman MelvilleRate it:
But it is hard to know them from friends, they are so obsequious and full of protestations; for a wolf resembles a dog, so doth a flatterer a friend.
– Walter RaleighRate it:
But it's hard to be hip over thirty When everyone else is nineteen, When the last dance we learned was the Lindy, And the last we heard, girls who looked like Barbra Streisand Were trying to do something about it.
– Judith ViorstRate it:
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:
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. Against such things, there is no law.
– The Apostle Paul (Saul of Tarsus), The Bible- Galations 5:22-23 NIVRate it:
But the greatest menace to our civilization today is the conflict between giant organized systems of self-righteousness -- each system only too delighted to find that the other is wicked -- each only too glad that the sins give it the pretext for still deeper hatred and animosity.
– Herbert ButterfieldRate it:
But the iniquity of oblivion blindly scattereth her poppy, and deals with the memory of men without distinction to merit of perpetuity.
– Thomas BrowneRate it:
But the life that no longer trust another human being and no longer forms ties to the political community is not a human life any longer.
– Martha NussbaumRate it:
But the only way of discovering the limits of the possible is to venture a little way past them into the impossible.
– Arthur C. ClarkeRate it:
But the thing that I saw in your face no power can disinherit: No bomb that ever burst shatters the crystal spirit.
– George OrwellRate it:
But the truth was that he died from solitude, the enemy known but to few on this Earth, and whom only the simplest of us are fit to withstand. The brilliant Costaguanaro of the boulevards had died from solitude and want of faith in himself and others.
– Joseph Conrad, Nostromo (on the death of Decoud)Rate it:
But then I sigh, and with a piece of scripture,Tell them that God bids us do good for evil.And thus I clothe my naked villainyWith odd old ends stolen forth of holy writ,And seem I a saint, when most I play the Devil.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
But then peace, peace I am so mistrustful of it so much afraid that it means a sort of weakness and giving in.
– D. H. LawrenceRate it:
But then there's a moment like tonight, a profound and transcendent experience, the feeling as if a door has opened, and it's all because of that instrument, that incredible, magical instrument.
– Andrew SchneiderRate it:
But this I know; the writer who possesses the creative gift owns something of which he is not always master -- something that at times strangely wills and works for itself. If the result be attractive, the World will praise you, who little deserve praise; if it be repulsive, the same World will blame you, who almost as little deserve blame.
– Charlotte BrontëRate it:
But this is the second work of the law when it hath by its convictions brought the sinner into a condition of a sense of guilt which he cannot avoid, -- nor will anything tender him relief, which way so ever he lose, for he is in a desert, -- it represents unto him the holiness and severity of God, with his indignation and wrath against sin which have a resemblance of a consuming fire. This fills his heart with dread and terror and makes him see his miserable, undone condition.
– John OwenRate it:
But this long run is a misleading guide to current affairs. In the long run we are all dead.
– John Maynard KeynesRate it:
But those rare souls whose spirit gets magically into the hearts of men, leave behind them something more real and warmly personal than bodily presence, an ineffable and eternal thing. It is everlasting life touching us as something more than a vague, recondite concept. The sound of a great name dies like an echo the splendor of fame fades into nothing but the grace of a fine spirit pervades the places through which it has passed, like the haunting loveliness of mignonette.
– James Grover ThurberRate it:
But thou, O man of God, flee these things and follow after righteousness, godliness, faith, love, patience, meekness.
– 1 Timothy 611 BibleRate it:
But thousands die without or this or that, die, and endow a college, or a cat: To some, indeed, Heaven grants the happier fate, Tenrich a bastard, or a son they hate.
– Alexander PopeRate it:
But thus do I counsel you, my friends: distrust all in whom the impulse to punish is powerful!
– Friedrich Nietzsche, Also Sprach Zarathustra, Chapter 29Rate it:
But to my mind, though I am native here
And to the manner born, it is a custom
More honoured in the breach than the observance.

– William Shakespeare, "Hamlet", Act 1 scene 4Rate it:
But to my mind, though I am native here And to the manner born, it is a custom More honoured in the breach than the observance.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
But true love is a durable fire In the mind ever burning Never sick, never old, never dead From itself never turning.
– Sir Walter RaleighRate it:
But wait there's more!
– Ron PopeilRate it:
But what do we mean by the American Revolution Do we mean the American War The revolution was effected before the war commenced. The revolution was in the minds and hearts of the people.
– Geoffrey F. AlbertRate it:
But what is all this fear of and opposition to Oblivion? What is the matter with the soft Darkness, the Dreamless Sleep?
– James ThurberRate it:
But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads.
– Albert CamusRate it:
But what is the difference between literature and journalism ...Journalism is unreadable and literature is not read. That is all.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
But what is the difference between literature and journalism?
...Journalism is unreadable and literature is not read. That is all.

– Oscar Wilde, The Critic as Artist, 1891Rate it:
But when a young lady is to be a heroine, the perverseness of forty surrounding families cannot prevent her. Something must and will happen to throw a hero in her way.
– Jane AustenRate it:
But when you start disagreeing with the answers, you've got a problem.
– R. E. PhillipsRate it:
But wherefore thou alone Wherefore with theeCame not all hell broke loose Is pain to themLess pain, less to be fled, or thou than theyLess hardy to endure Courageous chief,The first in flight from pain, hadst thou allegedTo thy deserted host this cause of flight,Thou surely hadst not come sole fugitive.
– John MiltonRate it:
But which race? Does there exist a German race? Has it ever existed? Will it ever exist? Reality, myth, or hoax of the theorists? Ah well, we respond, a Germanic race does not exist. Various movements. Curiosity. Stupor. We repeat. Does not exist. We don't say so. Scientists say so. Hitler says so.
– Benito MussoliniRate it:
But who is to guard the guards themselves
– JuvenalRate it:
But words are things, and a small drop of ink, Falling like dew, upon a thought, produces That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think.
– George Gordon ByronRate it:
But words are things; and a small drop of ink,
Falling, like dew, upon a thought, produces
That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think.

– Lord ByronRate it:
But words came halting forth, wanting Inventions stayInvention, Natures child, fled step-dame Studys blows...Biting my truant pen, beating myself for spite,Fool, said my Muse to me look in thy heart and write.
– Sir Philip SidneyRate it:
But you can catch yourself entertaining habitually certain ideas and setting others aside; and that, I think, is where our personal destinies are largely decided.
– Alfred North WhiteheadRate it:
But, for my own part, it was Greek to me.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
But, my dearest Agathon, it is truth which you cannot contradict; you can without any difficulty contradict Socrates.
– Plato, SymposiumRate it:
But, soft what light through yonder window breaks It is the east, and Juliet is the sun.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
But, soft! what light through yonder window breaks?
It is the east, and Juliet is the sun.

– William Shakespeare, "Romeo and Juliet", Act 2 scene 1Rate it:
Buy on the rumor sell on the news.
– Wall Street ProverbRate it:
Buy on the rumor; sell on the news.
– Wall Street ProverbRate it:
Buying books would be a good thing if one could also buy the time to read them in but as a rule the purchase of books is mistaken for the appropriation of their contents.
– Arthur SchopenhauerRate it:
Buying books would be a good thing if one could also buy the time to read them in: but as a rule the purchase of books is mistaken for the appropriation of their contents.
– Arthuer SchopenhauerRate it:
Buying is a profound pleasure.
– Simone de BeauvoirRate it:

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