Found 55 quotes starting with QU:

Question with boldness even the existence of God; because, if there is one, he must more approve of the homage of reason than that of blindfolded faith.
– Thomas JeffersonRate it:
Question: Why are we Masters of our Fate, the captains of our souls? Because we have the power to control our thoughts, our attitudes. That is why many people live in the withering negative world. That is why many people live in the Positive Faith world.
– Alfred A. MontapertRate it:
Questions are the creative acts of intelligence.
– Frank KingdonRate it:
Quick, cheap, or good, pick two.
– William D. SnowRate it:
Quickly, bring me a beaker of wine, so that I may wet my mind and say something clever.
– AristophanesRate it:
Quiet and sincere sympathy is often the most welcome and efficient consolation to the afflicted. Said a wise man to one in deep sorrow, "I did not come to comfort you; God only can do that; but I did come to say how deeply and tenderly I feel for you in your affliction".
– Tryon EdwardsRate it:
Quiet and sincere sympathy is often the most welcome and efficient consolation to the afflicted. Said a wise man to one in deep sorrow, I did not come to comfort you God only can do that but I did come to say how deeply and tenderly I feel for you in your affliction.
– Tryon EdwardsRate it:
Quiet is the absence of sound. Silence is the presence of silence.
– Robert FrippRate it:
Quiet minds can't be perplexed or frightened, but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm.
– Robert Louis StephensonRate it:
Quietly, almost a breath, an angel touched you by the hand - your heart, he made it shine in the times of hope.
– Sir Kristian Goldmund AumannRate it:
Quis titulos, quicquid sunt, homines non honorant, sed est verus, qui honorem elit. Titles Don't Honor Men, But Real Men Honor Titles. - Deo Optimo Maximo.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Quit now, you'll never make it. If you disregard this advice, you'll be halfway there.
– David ZuckerRate it:
Quit thinking that you must halt before the barrier of inner negativity. You need not. You can crash through whatever we see a negative state, that is where we can destroy it.
– Vernon HowardRate it:
Quit thinking that you must halt before the barrier of inner negativity. You need not. You can crash through...whatever we see a negative state, that is where we can destroy it.
– Vernon HowardRate it:
Quit worrying about your health. It'll go away.
– Robert OrbenRate it:
Quite frankly Ted, the very mention of the word 'Republican' seems to have negative connotations for the Americans in our studio.
– Frank LuntzRate it:
Quite frankly, teachers are the only profession that teach our children.
– Dan QuayleRate it:
Quite minds cannot be perplexed or frightened, but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm.
– Robert Louis StevensonRate it:
Quiting smoking is like quiting a beautiful bitch of a lover, she is beautiful but you have 1001 reasons to quit her, quiting benzos is like going out of prison digging the rock with a spoon.
– MeRate it:
Quitting smoking is easy, I've done it hundreds of times.
– Mark TwainRate it:
Quo fata trahunt, retrahuntque sequamur. (Wherever the fates may lead us, let us follow them.)
– VergilRate it:
Quod est ante pedes nemo spectat: coeli scrutantur plagas.
(No one sees what is before his feet: we all gaze at the stars.)

– Marcus Tullius CiceroRate it:
Quotation ... A writer expresses himself in words that have been used before because they give his meaning better than he can give it himself, or because they are beautiful or witty, or because he expects them to touch a cord of association in his reader, or because he wishes to show that he is learned and well read. Quotations due to the last motive are invariably ill-advised; the discerning reader detects it and is contemptuous; the undiscerning is perhaps impressed, but even then is at the same time repelled, pretentious quotations being the surest road to tedium.
– Henry W. Fowler, A Dictionary of Modern English Usage (1926)Rate it:
Quotation ... A writer expresses himself in words that have been used before because they give his meaning better than he can give it himself, or because they are beautiful or witty, or because he expects them to touch a cord of association in his reader, or because he wishes to show that he is learned and well read. Quotations due to the last motive are invariably ill-advised the discerning reader detects it and is contemptuous the undiscerning is perhaps impressed, but even then is at the same time repelled, pretentious quotations being the surest road to tedium.
– Henry W. FowlerRate it:
Quotation, n The act of repeating erroneously the words of another.
– Ambrose BierceRate it:

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