Found 570 quotes starting with R:

Revenge is a kind of wild justice, which the more man's nature runs to the more ought law to weed it out.
– Francis BaconRate it:
Revenge is always the weak pleasure of a little and narrow mind.
– JuvenalRate it:
Revenge is often like biting a dog because the dog bit you.
– Austin O'MalleyRate it:
Revenge tightens the heart as much as the jaw. (La vengeance serre le cœur Autant que la mâchoire)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
Reverence for life affords me my fundamental principle of morality.
– Albert SchweitzerRate it:
Reverence for life brings us into a spiritual relation with the world which is independent of all knowledge of the universe.
– Albert SchweitzerRate it:
Reverence is the highest quality of man's nature; and that individual, or nation, which has it slightly developed, is so far unfortunate. It is a strong spiritual instinct, and seeks to form channels for itself where none exists; thus Americans, in the dearth of other objects to worship, fall to worshiping themselves.
– Lydia ChildRate it:
Reverend Brown Girl, you look so good, someone ought to put you on a plate and sop you up with a biscuit.
– Coming to AmericaRate it:
Reviewing has one advantage over suicide: in suicide you take it out on yourself; in reviewing you take it out on other people.
– George Bernard ShawRate it:
Revolution is a trivial shift in the emphasis of suffering.
– Tom StoppardRate it:
Revolution is an awakening, so is the spring! Spring is an awakening, so is the revolution!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Revolution is not a dinner party, not an essay, nor a painting, nor a piece of embroidery it cannot be advanced softly, gradually, carefully, considerately, respectfully, politely, plainly and modestly.
– Mao ZedongRate it:
Revolution is not a onetime event.
– Audre LordeRate it:
Revolution is not something fixed in ideology, nor is it something fashioned to a particular decade. It is a perpetual process embedded in the human spirit.
– Abbie HoffmanRate it:
Revolution today is taken for granted, and in consequence becomes rather dull.
– Wyndham LewisRate it:
Revolution, in order to be creative, cannot do without either a moral or metaphysical rule to balance the insanity of history.
– Albert CamusRate it:
Revolutionaries do not make revolutions. The revolutionaries are those who know when power is lying in the street and then they can pick it up.
– Hannah ArendtRate it:
Revolutions are not made, they come.
– Wendell PhillipsRate it:
Revolutions are the locomotives of history.
– Nikita KhrushchevRate it:
Rewards and punishments are the lowest form of education.
– Chuang-tzuRate it:
Rhetoric is a poor substitute for action, and we have trusted only to rhetoric. If we are really to be a great nation, we must not merely talk we must act big.
– Theodore RooseveltRate it:
Rhythm is the basis of life, not steady forward progress. The forces of creation, destruction, and preservation have a whirling, dynamic interaction.
– KabbalahRate it:
Rich bachelors should be heavily taxed. It is not fair that some men should be happier than others.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
Rich Folkers is throwing up in the bullpen.
– Jerry ColemanRate it:
Rich gifts wax poor when givers prove unkind.
– William Shakespeare, Hamlet, 1600Rate it:

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