Found 98 quotes starting with BY:


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 going over your day in imagination before you begin it, you can begin acting successfully at any moment.
– Dorothea Brande
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
By his very success in inventing labor-saving devices, modern man has manufactured an abyss of boredom that only the privileged classes in earlier civilizations have ever fathomed.
– Lewis Mumford
By ignorance is pride increased; those must assume who know the least.
– Gay
By increasing the size of the keyhole, today's playwrights are in danger of doing away with the door.
– Peter Ustinov
By interpreting freedom as the propagation and immediate gratification of needs, people distort their own nature, for they engender in themselves a multitude of pointless and foolish desires, habits, and incongruous stratagems. Their lives are motivated only by mutual envy, sensuality, and ostentation.
– Fyodor Dostoevsky
By keenly confronting the enigmas that surround us, and by considering and analysing the observations that I have made, I ended up in the domain of mathematics, Although I am absolutely without training in the exact sciences, I often seem to have more in common with mathematicians than with my fellow artists.
– M. C. Escher
By labeling a bundle of problems with a single conceptual label, we make dealing with that problem easier - provided we're not interested in solving it.
– Dietrich Dörner
By learning to obey, you will know how to command.
– Italian Proverb
By learning you will teach, by teaching you will learn.
– Latin Proverb
By learning you will teach; by teaching you will learn.
– Latin Proverb
By listening to his language of his locality the poet begins to learn his craft. It is his function to lift, by use of imagination and the language he hears, the material conditions and appearances of his environment to the sphere of the intelligence where they will have new currency.
– William Carlos Williams
By means of shrewd lies, unremittingly repeated, it is possible to make people believe that heaven is hell -- and hell heaven. The greater the lie, the more readily it will be believed.
– Adolph Hitler, Mein Kampf
By mid-November I always like to have an extra 15 pounds on me.
– Andrew Schneider
By mistreating the source of all logic we can enforce shortcuts.
– Martin Tobias Lithner

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