Found 1,799 quotes starting with H:

Skip to:HHAHBHC - HEHF - HHHI - HKHL - HNHO - HQHR - HTHU - HWHX - HZ

How could you be a Great Man if history brought you no Great Events, or brought you to them at the wrong time, too young, too old?
– Lois McMaster Bujold, "Memory", 1996
How delightful to find a friend in everyone.
– Joseph Brodsky
How did Biot arrive at the partial differential equation? [the heat conduction equation] . . . Perhaps Laplace gave Biot the equation and left him to sink or swim for a few years in trying to derive it. That would have been merely an instance of the way great mathematicians since the very beginnings of mathematical research have effortlessly maintained their superiority over ordinary mortals.
– Clifford Truesdell
How different the new order would be if we could consult the veteran instead of the politician.
– Henry Miller
How do I get to Carnegie Hall? Practice. Practice. Practice.
– Saadi
How do I know what I have to say wntil I see what I have said?
– E. M. Forster
How do I love thee? Let me count the ways. I love thee to the depth and breadth and height my soul can reach.
– Elizabeth Barrett Browning
How do they who think they are unhappy differ from they who actually are?
– Countess Diane
How do we define consciousness, or what has been called the human soul or the spirit, if it can't be quantified as matter or a particle? ... it can be quantified or observed just by a process of elimination.
– Vanna Bonta
How do we define consciousness, or what has been called the human soul or the spirit, if it can't be quantified as matter or a particle?... it can be quantified or observed just by a process of elimination.
– Vanna Bonta
How do we know when irrational exuberance has unduly escalated asset values
– Alan Greenspan
How do you ask a man to be the last man to die for a mistake?
– John Kerry, Statement on Vietnam before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, April 22, 1971
How do you define God Like this. A God I could understand, at least potentially, was infinitely more interesting and relevant than one that defied comprehension.
– Robert J. Sawyer
How do you define God? Like this. A God I could understand, at least potentially, was infinitely more interesting and relevant than one that defied comprehension.
– Robert J. Sawyer, "Calculating God", 2000
How do you govern a country which has 246 different kinds of cheese?
– Charles De Gaulle
How do you keep the natives off the booze long enough to get them through the test? (to a driving instructor in Scotland)
– Prince Phillip
How do you know so much about everything was asked of a very wise and intelligent man and the answer was 'By never being afraid or ashamed to ask questions as to anything of which I was ignorant.
– Lord Billingsley
How do you tell a communist Well, it's someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist It's someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
– Ronald Reagan
How does it feel?
– Bob Dylan
How does one kill fear, I wonder How do you shoot a spectre through the heart, slash off its spectral head, take it by the spectral throat
– Joseph Conrad
How does one kill fear, I wonder? How do you shoot a specter through the heart, slash off its spectral head, take it by its spectral throat?
– Joseph Conrad
How does one say something new and not retell?
– Dejan Stojanovic
How does the Meadow flower its bloom unfold Because the lovely little flower is free Down to its root, and in that freedom bold.
– William Wordsworth
How does the poet transform his banal thoughts (are not most thoughts banal?) into such stunning forms, into beauty?
– Joyce Carol Oates
How dreadful it is when the right judge judges wrong
– Sophocles

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